The HoloLens hardhat PDF Print E-mail
Written by Wayne   
Saturday, 18 November 2017 15:00
HoloLens HardhatThe Microsoft HoloLens is certified as protective eyewear, and Microsoft promises a hardhat accessory in 2018, but some companies are already working in the field with the headset and needed the protection now. Geographic Information System provider Meemim already has a HoloLens-based application which allows users to see through the ground and see the location of pipes, cables, sewers and other hidden features, which offers great utility in a construction environment. The same environment however often demands a hardhat, with its absence being a fireable offense. Not prepared to wait for Microsoft’s solution, they have created an adaptor of their own which allows them to use the HoloLens with a pre-certified hardhat without compromising the protection and features of either. Constructed of 3D printed elements, it attaches to the same attachment points of the HoloLens headband and actually makes the headset more comfortable to wear for extended periods by distributing the weight over a much wider area of your head than the headband...Discover more and see more images at OUR FORUM.