Low Cost Fabric Touch Panel

Keywords: Textile Interface, Wearable Interface, Resistive Touch Sensor, Cloth,Low Cost

Here we introduce our system Textile++,

a touch-sensitive clothconsisting of €ber materials. With this system, it is possible todetect the XY coordinate position of the substance touching thecloth. In addition, pressure can be detected. Textile++ is ƒexibleand lightweight, making it is easy to apply to conventional clothes.Compared to existing methods, the structure is simple, so it ispossible to manufacture at very low cost. Œis paper explains theproposed Textile ++ system and its application to a cu‚-based userinterface (UI) created for a jacket