Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Strum input for a video game controller










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #7973234.

A video game controller includes: a string instrument-shaped housing comprising a body portion and a neck portion, said body portion including a opening; a console interface for coupling with a game console; and a strum interface coupled to the console interface. The strum interface includes: a pin having a central portion and distal end portions; a pin support structure for supporting the distal end portions of the pin; a strum bar comprising a body portion rotatably coupled to the central portion of the pin and a flange portion protruding from the opening in the housing; a compressible liner provided between at least a portion of the strum bar and the pin; an upper button positioned adjacent the strum bar so as to be depressed when the strum bar is rotated in a first direction; and a lower button positioned adjacent the strum bar so as to be depressed when the strum bar is rotated in a second direction.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Semiconductor device having a triple gate transistor and method for manufacturing the same
Organic light emitting display apparatus
Method to alter silicide properties using GCIB treatment
Flat panel display device and stereoscopic display device
Polyurethane resin, toner for developing electrostatic charge image, electrostatic charge image developer, toner cartridge, process cartridge, image forming apparatus, and image forming method
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program to create a composite image from color image data and monochrome image data
Pressure washer
  Randomly Featured Patents
Dual stacked connector
Process and apparatus for treating biosolids from wastewater treatment
Cap remover utensil
Arrangement for testing battery while under load and charging
Small waterplane twin hull vessel
Periodontal probe
Sorter system induction means
Data communications method with two way communication between master and slave transceivers
Camera
Connector assembly