USB Sensor Bar
This is how to make a sensor bar that can be used with a Wiimote and has a usb interface. It works fine with the Wii as well as the PC while using …
posted by oniGamemaster on Apr 30, 2009
4.08 (2 ratings) views: 80,571comments: 28
Capacitive Sensor With Bar Graph
In this instructable I will show you how to make a capacitance sensor and how to make a bar graph with it. check out my new website: http://hacktro…
posted by appleman123987 on Jan 19, 2014
views: 3,128
Cheapest and easiest wii sensor bar
Here is described the easiest way to build a Wii sensor bar, it works for me with my dolphin emulator at 21 feets.  Only needed : 4 IR LEDS (Be su…
posted by aldovargas on Jan 17, 2012
views: 13,543comments: 3
Wii Sensor Bar Candle Trick
Materials: television, electricity, wii, candles, wii remote, paper towels Procedure: 1. Turn on your wii and television. 2. Put the candles in …
posted by ajensen19 on Oct 10, 2013
views: 6,745
Yet Another DIY Wii Sensor bar
I've found that the included Wii sensor bar wouldn't allow me to play games far enough away. This could've been due to the actual width limitation…
posted by strangesnow on Feb 22, 2007
4.12 (7 ratings) views: 64,145comments: 17
Wii wire less sensor bar under $10!
Dont you hate when you use a projecter for your wii and have to strech the sensor bar wire to the projection screen? Now you can make your own wire…
posted by meeboy on Aug 6, 2008
3.50 (2 ratings) views: 16,184comments: 24
An Aesthetically Pleasing Wireless Wii Sensor Bar
Author's note: Among all of the instructables on DIY Wii sensor bars I noticed most of them were made out of cardboard or other equally hideous mat…
posted by squiggy2 on Dec 10, 2011
views: 9,692comments: 2
cool led Wii wireless sensor bar
Hello Everyone and Thank you for viewing my Instructable , Today I would like to so you my latest project ,  The Wii wireless sensor bar ,  th…
posted by tech savvy on Nov 7, 2013
views: 1,530
Bar Robot
Hello, we are students from Singapore Polytechnic. Currently we are doing our Final Year Project (FYP) and we are dealing with sensors and motors. …
posted by zmtgg on Aug 3, 2012
views: 2,315
How to make a Wireless Nintendo Wii Sensor Bar.
this is my first instructable and im going to show you How to make a Wireless Nintendo Wii Sensor Bar. Materials. For this instructabel you will…
posted by Game Master on Mar 25, 2007
3.88 (8 ratings) views: 40,144comments: 69
How to Make a Nintendo Wii Wireless Sensor Bar
This is the finished project, I made mine badly and didn't use a dremel because I was in a rush to play my wii u. Equipment 1. housing for the …
posted by afrawley on Aug 1, 2014
views: 843comments: 1
Wii Bar Cordless No More!
The cord to our original Wii bar was damaged by an unknown culprit, so we went out to buy a new one.  All we could find were cordless models, which…
posted by clay.in.co on Nov 17, 2012
views: 2,285comments: 1
Arduino Light Sensitive Bar Graph
This is a project for Arduino to make a Light Sensitive Bar Graph, aimed at beginners. Arduino measures the voltage on a voltage divider composed …
posted by akellyirl on Jan 27, 2013
views: 12,024comments: 3
LM35 LED Temperature Bar
This is my first instructable, I have watched the website for a few years now and have recently done one of my first, worthy of record, project. Us…
posted by AlistairM on Jan 3, 2014
views: 4,992comments: 13
Vibration sensor with no moving parts
This is a Forrest Mim's III Original!Simple vibration and motion sensors can be made using a pendulum switch, mercury switch or one of many other …
posted by JamecoElectronics on Mar 3, 2015
views: 802comments: 2
Temperature Sensor for Shower
With this device you diminish the use of water in your house or work. Instead of waiting to see vapor in the shower to get in, this device help you…
posted by Jochefor on May 16, 2013
views: 7,074comments: 3
Fabric Bend Sensor
Using conductive thread, Velostat and neoprene, sew your own fabric bend sensor. This bend sensor actually reacts (decreases in resistance) to pre…
posted by Plusea on Aug 9, 2008
4.62 (15 ratings) views: 68,409comments: 77
Realtime Temperature Sensor and Dashboard
Microcontrollers are getting cheaper, more powerful, and more flexible. New modules and sensors continue to create new use cases, and the Internet …
posted by ianjennings on Jun 2, 2015
views: 2,450comments: 4
Pa-Drink-O: The Pachinko Bar Bot
Sharing a drink with friends is great. Sharing time with robots is great too. Playing classic arcade games? Fantastic. I deeply enjoy the electrome…
posted by Aleator777 on Jun 12, 2015
views: 11,824comments: 27
Create your own amazing Disco Bar!
Using MIT's controller boards used for their Disco Dance Floor, I've created a computer controlled Disco Bar using 128 RGB LED's, 250' of cable, an…
posted by thediscobar on May 15, 2006
4.64 (16 ratings) views: 34,882comments: 34
ArduSensor Fun Pack
ArduSensors are open source plug-in-play sensors for Arduino.  These were originally made for beginners to get started with Arduino, a very cool el…
posted by Qtechknow on Jun 4, 2012
3.83 (4 ratings) views: 11,553comments: 5
Space Frame Structure Force Sensors
Space frames are super efficient structures made entirely from straight pieces of material, joined together at their ends to form complex 3D shapes…
posted by kronick on Nov 10, 2009
4.32 (4 ratings) views: 15,820comments: 4
Electronic Laser Harp - Sensor Edition
Hello World,I'm officially back to show you some extraordinary gadgets like the one you are seeing right now. This project may require technical kn…
posted by yolomolo1999 on Apr 12, 2014
views: 4,688comments: 1
Arduino - Ultrasonic Sensor with LED's and buzzer
Hi guys this is my first tutorial, I've just started a few months ago learning electronics (previously I've just knew how to program in C and Pytho…
posted by RuiSantos on Jan 23, 2013
views: 37,976comments: 28
Arduino reverse obstacle sensor for cars
This is an instructable for making your car reverse/backing/parking obstacle sensor. The full story in on my blog: http://liudr.wordpress.com With…
posted by liudr on Feb 15, 2011
4.22 (2 ratings) views: 38,046comments: 3
DIY - Sensor-Based Door Lock
The door lock controller given here is a simple electronic switching circuit realised using a low-cost unipolar Hall effect sensor IC MH183. This …
posted by EFY_On_instructables on Apr 29, 2015
views: 433comments: 1
Ultrasonic Sensor with MSP430 and IAR/CCS
Hello. In this tutorial I will show you step by step on how to use ultrasonic sensor with TI MSP430. I'm using MSP430G2452, however, a G2553 or an…
posted by KristjanB on Feb 21, 2015
views: 1,412comments: 13
Browser connection to Spark Core IOT Sensors
This is an introduction to simple web application development for Spark.IO core device and API service. I will walk you though your fist browser ba…
posted by uCHobby on Nov 25, 2014
views: 1,154
Arduino Electrometer/Capacitive Object Sensor
My passion as a maker is for robots.  I have made a dozen or so, mostly using Arduino.  The thing is, I'm kind of bored by most of the robots that …
posted by maxhirez on Jun 10, 2013
views: 10,942comments: 3
How to create a lightbox with distance sensor and Ardunio
You'll need: 1. Hollowed out shadow box 1. Ardunio 1. Prototyping Shield 1. HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Range Module 1. N+ Channel Mosfet 1. External Power…
posted by bigo415x on Dec 17, 2013
views: 1,066
Intel Edison: Ambient Sensor (data to cloud)
I was one of the proud winners to receive the Intel IoT development kit. This kit included an Intel Edison and a Grove Starter Kit Plus.In this ins…
posted by glenntech on Feb 3, 2015
views: 1,270comments: 5
Sensitive Tilt Trigger
Designed for any purpose that might need a very sensitive, any-direction, do-not-tilt switch. This instruction describes construction of: 1) My ini…
posted by Captain Napalm on Nov 25, 2011
3.92 (2 ratings) views: 17,061comments: 24
How to use the wiimote as a computer mouse using candles as a sensor!!
This guide will show you how to link up your Wii Remote (Wiimote) to your pc and use it as a mouse! What you will need This is fairly simple to…
posted by lp_man on Mar 15, 2007
4.54 (14 ratings) views: 68,696comments: 70
DIY Bend Sensor (Using only Conductive Bags and Masking Tape)
So, after lurking around in the shadows for years I've finally gotten round to making my first step-by-step instructable.  *yay* A little backgrou…
posted by tonll on Jun 4, 2012
4.09 (1 ratings) views: 56,385comments: 46
Use Sensors and Actuators to Make a Mechanical Labyrinth Maze
A three-axis accelerometer captures the tilt of the Kinoma Create. Kinoma Create processes the tilt data in software to control the rotation of two…
posted by Kinoma on Jul 29, 2015
views: 3,043comments: 3
Contest Entry: iRobot Create Protoype 3-Sensor Platform
I describe how to build a 3-sensor robotic platform that tracks toward a stimulus source and waits while the stimulus remains above a threshold. My…
posted by Diane Blackwood on Sep 9, 2007
views: 5,561comments: 3
Simple wireless temperature sensor updating web site with electric imp and Thermistor
[Edit 2014] The planner that was used by Electric Imp is no longer used and not available anymore.[/Edit]This is a small project to get you started…
posted by tvdl on Jan 10, 2013
views: 54,661comments: 23
Create Your Own Illuminating LED Coaster
A step-by-step guide on how to make coasters light up when you set your drinks down. What is it? The Illuminating LED Coaster is a simple and in…
posted by Purdue Technical Writing on Jul 10, 2013
views: 6,562comments: 3
Low cost string-pot displacement transducer
Prototyping on a student budget is always challenging, especially when it comes to prototyping pneumatic robotics and wanting to implement linear m…
posted by adjuvomotion on Jun 30, 2014
views: 1,527comments: 5
Build Your Own BARBOT
Ever wanted a robotic liquor server? I purchased a Lynxmotion robotic arm last year and an Arduino (deci) to play around with. I had it serial con…
posted by techball on May 1, 2010
4.61 (6 ratings) views: 82,239comments: 10
Bright Bike, the Automated Alert System for Bikers and Drivers
Practically everywhere that I need to get to, including school, I bike to. It is a great way to wake up in the morning not to mention the other ben…
posted by Hammock Boy on Jun 7, 2012
4.00 (1 ratings) views: 10,627comments: 10
DB9 serial break out cable.
Back in the old days of eight bit computers such as the Commodore 64, Apple, TRS-80, and the Atari among others, the only way to transfer data betw…
posted by Computothought on Mar 17, 2012
views: 4,784
Arduino Breathalyzer
What is a breathalyzer you may ask? It is a device for estimating blood alcohol content (BAC) from a breath sample.In simple terms it is a device t…
posted by Bot1398 on May 25, 2012
views: 61,182comments: 16
Gas Cap
Since you've gotten into electronics, haven't you wondered if there is a fart sensor out there?  I sure did.  I discovered that if you use a methan…
posted by Qtechknow on Apr 29, 2012
4.16 (10 ratings) views: 29,016comments: 44
Smart Cup
We're prototyping a smart cup for bars and parties. The cup warns the host when the person drinking from it becomes a liability by observing signs …
posted by VictorC6 on Mar 16, 2015
views: 822comments: 4
Das Blinken Bonken! An arduino ball throwing game platform.
This is a fun and pretty easy project that I built as a Christmas present for my son who loves throwing things. Watch the video to see what it can …
posted by zippy314 on Jan 7, 2014
views: 35,120comments: 18
Thermoscope - 16x2 LCD thermometer with S/M/H graphs
I've started playing with a temperature sensor and I've noticed its response time to changes (e.g. entering an air-conditioned room) was minutes, a…
posted by thedod on Jun 16, 2014
views: 712comments: 2
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver
Last Halloween my oldest son Colin dressed up as the Doctor from Doctor Who and I cobbled together a Sonic Screwdriver for him from bits of junk I …
posted by Honus on Mar 2, 2015
views: 60,735comments: 97
Arduino multi-mode lamp with soft touch switch
In this Arduino-based project, we will build a lamp with multiple light displays: color sequencer, dimming light, color chaser, firelight - all sel…
posted by qs on Apr 24, 2009
5.00 (36 ratings) views: 31,442comments: 16
Obstacle Avoiding Robot V2
Recently I did an instructable on a simple obstacle avoiding robot. In this instructable I will be implementing a panning PING))) sensor, unlike th…
posted by Zoran1389 on Jan 22, 2014
views: 12,586comments: 18