May 2020

Homemade handbell controllers for Handbell Stadium and Handbell Manager

Submitted by Simon on Sat, 23/05/2020 - 12:40

UPDATE: There is a more recent article with shorter instructions.

UPDATE: Now that a few other people are experimenting with the Arduino-based controllers, I have put some further thoughts at the bottom of this post. If you have any questions, feel free to ask, either in the comments here...

Handbell Stadium

Submitted by Simon on Sat, 09/05/2020 - 10:59

Today should have been the Scottish Handbell Day, but like so many other things, it can't go ahead. However, yesterday I tried out Graham John's Handbell Stadium, both for solo practice and online ringing with other people.

Handbell Stadium works with little motion controllers that plug into USB ports. They...