How to Make A Turn Signal Cycling Jacket

created at: 06/02/2010

Pop quiz – do you know your standard street hand signals? They’re quite easy. Left arm up for right turn, left arm straight out for left turn, and down for a stop.

program your jacket

And important as they are (and essential! Please use them! It’s the law.), I can’t help but get super excited about the next stage of signaling technology – namely, actual lights!   

This tutorial uses “conductive thread and sewable electronics so your jacket will be soft and wearable and washable when you’re done. Enjoy!”

Turn Signal Biking Jacket