Instructables
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: 64,649comments: 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: 2,239
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: 8,579comments: 1
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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: 1,500
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: 57,968comments: 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: 14,795comments: 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: 6,319comments: 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: 1,155
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: 1,628
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: 38,233comments: 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: 621comments: 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: 1,899comments: 1
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: 4,724comments: 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: 58,969comments: 77
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: 7,055comments: 2
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: 2,039comments: 13
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: 10,640comments: 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: 14,596comments: 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: 1,631
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: 20,360comments: 20
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: 26,071comments: 3
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: 33,898comments: 34
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: 7,417comments: 2
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: 728
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: 65,239comments: 71
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: 40,675comments: 39
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: 16,286comments: 24
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: 5,241comments: 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: 41,240comments: 16
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: 379comments: 1
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: 3,838
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: 63,240comments: 8
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: 9,141comments: 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: 3,543
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: 36,640comments: 14
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: 21,385comments: 37
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: 32,199comments: 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: 283
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: 27,122comments: 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: 5,184comments: 11
The Project Alligator
My son and I built this motion sensitive animatronics prop of an alligator head in October of 2003. I am publishing ths story on Instructables for…
posted by kabira on Jun 15, 2007
4.31 (6 ratings) views: 15,168comments: 9
cheap mesh head snare drum- £15
quick cheap drum for your electronic kit costing only you only £15 to make id like to point out the information for producing these drums is ori…
posted by allix69 on Jun 10, 2009
4.09 (1 ratings) views: 10,960comments: 25
Tilt Activated Cloud Light
I've always been a fan of mood lighting so when I had the option to use neopixels and a sensor I decided I needed my own illuminating cloud.  The t…
posted by sunnysue on Apr 30, 2014
views: 6,681comments: 6
Time Sensing Bracelet
The Time Sensing Bracelet is a fabric potentiometer. You select your desired time of day by making contact in the corresponding position on your wr…
posted by Plusea on Mar 26, 2009
4.56 (13 ratings) views: 21,986comments: 27
Creating Plexiglass Mounts for Robot Design
This Instructable details how to create laser-cut plexiglass plates for mounting electronic components to augment a robot. The methods described he…
posted by adamnorton on Jun 3, 2012
4.09 (1 ratings) views: 2,652
Soft-Circuit Position Sensing Glove
Advancer Technologies is currently developing a semi-autonomous pneumatic muscle actuated hand therapy glove for recovering stroke and neurological…
posted by Gundanium on Oct 5, 2010
4.16 (5 ratings) views: 27,738comments: 22
DIY Copper Style LED Painting Illuminator
Do you have a painting or a photograph, that you want to illuminate? Why use an old, boring light bulb, when you can make a much more energy effici…
posted by Artificial Intelligence on Jun 10, 2009
4.67 (8 ratings) views: 20,383comments: 27
USB Biofeedback Game Controller
Building upon our last tutorial, which taught you how to build a muscle sensor, we've decided to give you a project that really showcases the power…
posted by Gundanium on Dec 15, 2011
4.48 (4 ratings) views: 58,419comments: 22
Lego Mindstorms Calculator
This calculator uses a modified version of one of the Mindstorms tutorial's code to add how many times you press one touch sensor to how many times…
posted by ALogan97 on Sep 6, 2010
3.85 (2 ratings) views: 5,383comments: 5
Instrumented Soda Machine
Would you like to know what the most popular flavor in the soda machine is? Have you ever wondered how many calories is consumed from the soda mach…
posted by adarsh_murthy on Jul 16, 2014
views: 650