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calculating acceleration

May 7, 2010 | 7:10 am

Hi Forum,

Is there a nicer way to calculate acceleration of one sensor signal. My max patch has some problems – the acceleration value does not go back to 0 when the signal stops on a certain value …

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May 7, 2010 | 7:44 am

Here’s a handy utility I got from forum regular timloyd. It will give you an acceleration value which returns to zero when the number stream stops:

– Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. –

This should do what you need but if not, search the forum for "rate of change",
Brendan


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