Instructables: exploring - - circuit - arduino http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 17:44:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mini USB Keyboard with a $7 Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-USB-Keyboard-with-a-7-Microcontroller/
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:30:06 PDT
Lesson 2: Using Arduino as a Power Source For a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Lesson-2-Using-Arduino-as-a-Power-Source-For-a-cir/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:59:34 PDT
Tequila Bottle + Cigar Box + Arduino = Cool Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tequila-Bottle-Cigar-Box-Arduino-Cool-Night-Light/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:16:33 PDT
Arduino lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Resistor-Lock/
Arduino lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma How it works?It's very simple and easy to make, by using a resistor you can lock your project or anything you want :)Your Arduino will wait this variable "1024", this is "my resistor value". You can use any resistor you want.If you want to lock something bigger you can add a Relay to PIN8.What you n...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:01:32 PDT
Traffic signal control http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-signal-control/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 09:05:48 PDT
How to make a circuit board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-circuit-board/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 03:31:26 PDT
Temperature Controlled Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Controlled-Fan/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:07:59 PDT
Chimera: $60 DLP High-Res 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chimera-60-DLP-resin-3d-printer/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 18:28:48 PDT
Ikea Hack: Moonlighting Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Moonlighting-Lamp/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:34:55 PDT
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/01-Dusk-to-Dawn-Switch-Low-cost-simple-dusk-to-daw/
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SMALL.jpg Komal Manoj Thakur Turn your security lighting or task lighting on and off automatically each night with this circuit. It's easy to install. Components List 1. TRIAC BT136 or BTA162. LDR 3. 104 (0.1uF) Capacitor 4. 1K Ohm 1/4 Watt Resistor 5. DB3 Diac 6. Connecting Wires Connection Diagram Make connections as sh...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 10:03:33 PDT
Arduino Binary Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Binary-Clock-2/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 09:53:12 PDT
LED Poster with ATtiny45 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny45-LED-Poster/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:59:46 PDT
Arduino Voltmeter (Cars Battery measurement system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voltmeter-Cars-Battery-measurement-system/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:35:26 PDT
Simple Soft Circuit Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Soft-Circuit-Button/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 06:45:08 PDT
Solar Powered Arduino Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Arduino-Clock/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:25:23 PST
Digital transistor identifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-transistor-identifier/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 04:18:31 PST
Slugitronics - protecting plants with chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Slugitronics-protecting-plants-with-chibitronics/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:16:52 PST
Cheap Drill Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Drill-Conversion/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:25:15 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
LED Pulse Sensor (PPG) for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pulse-Sensor-PPG-for-Arduino/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:28:54 PST
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Hey-Im-ready-to-drink/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:15:10 PST
The BUBBLER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BUBBLER/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:40:13 PST
Spooky Ghost with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Ghost-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:16:10 PDT
USB TTL 9V Stepdown Voltmeter Male Multi Module DIY Gadget http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-TTL-9V-Stepdown-Voltmeter-Male-Multi-Module-DI/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:53:25 PDT
Digital Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Piano/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:01:36 PDT
Alphanumeric laser projector with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alphanumeric-laser-projector-with-arduino/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:17:10 PDT
Making a USB Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Game-Controller/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:25 PDT
The Viciously Simple Clap-ON Clap-OFF Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Viciously-Simple-Clap-ON-Clap-OFF-Circuit-For-/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:52:24 PDT
Simple LED Cube 4x with Arduino/328p http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Cube-4x-with-Arduino328p/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 07:48:35 PDT
8X8X8 3D RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8X8X8-RGB-LED-Cube/
8X8X8 3D RGB LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SMALL.jpg SuperTech-IT It's been a long time coming, but my Universal RGB cube is finally ready!Now we can run the animations and use the code by both Kevin Darrah and Nick Schulze (slightly modified, but basically identical - minor timing and layer control tweaks were all that was needed). Plus Doug Domke made a whole ne...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:38:19 PDT
Touch it, Flashlight ON !!!, cheap, no Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Flashlight-cheap-no-adruino/
Touch it, Flashlight ON !!!, cheap, no Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/FT35/HXDPD017/F0YFT35HXDPD017.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/FT35/HXDPD017/F0YFT35HXDPD017.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/FT35/HXDPD017/F0YFT35HXDPD017.SMALL.jpg asrivastava10 How about a flashlight that lights up when you hold it and turns off when you put it down!!!No hassle of switch or anything, just touch the the case and see the LED turn on. I was going through this site when I found an instructable to do the same thing using Arduino using capacitive touch. Well I a...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 02:45:40 PDT
High-Low Tech Touchpad http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Low-Tech-Touchpad/
High-Low Tech Touchpad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/CQLO/HV9HWPVS/FQCCQLOHV9HWPVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/CQLO/HV9HWPVS/FQCCQLOHV9HWPVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/CQLO/HV9HWPVS/FQCCQLOHV9HWPVS.SMALL.jpg penns2 Ever wondered how the touchpad on your laptop works? Learn how by making your own with a mix of high-tech and low-tech materials!This instructable was made by Peter Enns and Chris Imbriano as part of the CS graduate course "Tangible Interactive Computing" at the University of Maryland, College Park ...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 15:03:09 PDT
BIGFOOT Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/BIGFOOT-Robot/
BIGFOOT Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/22RC/HSM51WSB/F5V22RCHSM51WSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/22RC/HSM51WSB/F5V22RCHSM51WSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/22RC/HSM51WSB/F5V22RCHSM51WSB.SMALL.jpg augustinejinu So I give you The Bigfoot. BIGFOOT stands for Ballistically Improvised Ground Field Operated Omni-purpose Tank (Duh!). If you like to read more about BIGFOOT project, please follow this LINK to my website and feel free to discuss any questions you have here or on my page thread.    Bigfoot is a ro...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:14:07 PDT
RGB LED Driver using IC 74c14: No Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Driver-using-IC-74c14-No-Arduino/
RGB LED Driver using IC 74c14: No Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IU0F/HR9V9AA2/FC3IU0FHR9V9AA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IU0F/HR9V9AA2/FC3IU0FHR9V9AA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IU0F/HR9V9AA2/FC3IU0FHR9V9AA2.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim This simple project drives a RGB LED. Several colours can be produced randomly and looks more stunning when a straw is used as a diffuser. Just uses 3 Schmitt Trigger oscillators + 3 up down fader circuits. See the Video for the circuit diagram and assembly...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 06:04:03 PST
Sound Reactive LED Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-LED-strip/
Sound Reactive LED Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XH4/HQV6J6NC/FBQ5XH4HQV6J6NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XH4/HQV6J6NC/FBQ5XH4HQV6J6NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/5XH4/HQV6J6NC/FBQ5XH4HQV6J6NC.SMALL.jpg GraziCNU THERE MAY BE 9 STEPS BUT I PROMISE THIS ONE IS QUICK AND EASY!  In this Instructable I will be showing you how to create a light reactive LED system. In this clip, I used a single color LED strip, but you you can use a single LED, multiple LEDs wired together, single color or RGB LED strip, it just...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 14:12:40 PST
Beginner Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginner-Arduino/
Beginner Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/BF86/HQQLLPLU/FJKBF86HQQLLPLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/BF86/HQQLLPLU/FJKBF86HQQLLPLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/BF86/HQQLLPLU/FJKBF86HQQLLPLU.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei The Arduino is a pocket-sized computer (also called a "microcontroller") that you can program and use to control circuits. It interacts with the outside word through sensors, leds, motors, speakers... even the internet; this makes it a flexible platform for lots of creative projects. Some popular ...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:15:05 PST
Jacket with Arduino Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Jacket-with-Arduino-Light-Sensor/
Jacket with Arduino Light Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SMALL.jpg 14apatton I love to run. However, I hate exercising in the heat so I only run at night. I have running shoes with reflectors but I have never felt they are all that noticeable at night especially for those distracted drivers. I wanted something more visually effective. I came up with the idea to create a jack...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 17:15:55 PST
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorial-ADNS-9800-Laser-Mouse-Traveled-Di/
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SMALL.jpg Gigi Butbaia The ADNS-9800 Laser gaming sensor comprises of sensor and VCSEL in a single chip-on-board (COB) package. ADNS-9800 provides enhanced features like programmable frame rate, programmable resolution, configurable sleep and wake up time to suit various PC gamers’ preferences. The advanced class of VCSEL...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:39:09 PDT
Arduino & Electronics Prototyping Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Electronics-Prototyping-Station/
Arduino & Electronics Prototyping Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/FOC4/HKBFGWN2/F27FOC4HKBFGWN2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/FOC4/HKBFGWN2/F27FOC4HKBFGWN2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/FOC4/HKBFGWN2/F27FOC4HKBFGWN2.SMALL.jpg omnibot Please vote for me! This prototyping station is the result of many years of sorting, adding and removing. My needs are that it must be kept compact and organized while still allowing for as much playtime as possible. Base The base is the bottom tray from an iMac keyboard. It's plexi tub is sturdy...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 16:16:56 PDT
CHR's 8X8X8 LED Cube Revisited with improvements! http://www.instructables.com/id/CHRs-8X8X8-LED-Cube-Revisited-with-improvements/
CHR's 8X8X8 LED Cube Revisited with improvements! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/2STE/HLH25066/FLX2STEHLH25066.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/2STE/HLH25066/FLX2STEHLH25066.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/2STE/HLH25066/FLX2STEHLH25066.SMALL.gif SuperTech-IT See step 17 for more info regarding the music input mode for non-RAMP boards. There are now 7 music modes in the posted code, and I am looking for more ideas for animations or music triggered effects !SKIP DIRECTLY TO STEP 1 if you just want to get to the improved build instructions See step...
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 03:14:27 PDT
The Legoduino Circuit Learning Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Legoduino-Circuit-Learning-Project/
The Legoduino Circuit Learning Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/M2ND/HIQ4NMJH/F1MM2NDHIQ4NMJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/M2ND/HIQ4NMJH/F1MM2NDHIQ4NMJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/M2ND/HIQ4NMJH/F1MM2NDHIQ4NMJH.SMALL.jpg kellechu This project was created/designed/the brainchild of a 9-year-old girl. My daughter is the inventor of this Lego Circuit/Arduino Learning Project, I just helped with the pictures and the write-up of this instructable.  She builds circuits here at home and has also been learning about Arduino and pr...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 11:19:04 PDT
Bootloading and Mounting Arduino Atmega328 - I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Bootloading-and-Mounting-Arduino-Atmega328/
Bootloading and Mounting Arduino Atmega328 - I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/UCBO/HIF0C48G/FX4UCBOHIF0C48G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/UCBO/HIF0C48G/FX4UCBOHIF0C48G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/UCBO/HIF0C48G/FX4UCBOHIF0C48G.SMALL.jpg perez1028 This Instructable shows how to bootload and mount an Atmega328, Atmega328p or Atmega328p-pu for any project. This is a great way to save money by purchasing Atmega328 DIP package microcontrollers instead of using the Arduino development board itself. I put this together at techshop to be able to boo...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:29:24 PDT
Temperature Sensor for Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Sensor-for-Shower/
Temperature Sensor for Shower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SMALL.jpg Jochefor 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 to know when the water its at the temperature you want and you can instantly enter to the shower. In this way you don't waste the water by not knowing w...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 10:46:24 PDT
ATTiny85 Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ATTiny85-Traffic-Light/
ATTiny85 Traffic Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/0LQL/HEBNH7UI/FLF0LQLHEBNH7UI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/0LQL/HEBNH7UI/FLF0LQLHEBNH7UI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/0LQL/HEBNH7UI/FLF0LQLHEBNH7UI.SMALL.jpg nthdesign This instructable will show you how to build a fun traffic light circuit using the cheap and powerful ATTiny85 microcontroller. The ATTiny85 can be programmed using the Arduino Processing language, and can do many of the things an Arduino can do. Learning how to use the ATTiny85 in this way will let...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 20:28:17 PDT
RoboDolly http://www.instructables.com/id/RoboDolly/
RoboDolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/QP4S/HCJOCXN3/F0QQP4SHCJOCXN3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/QP4S/HCJOCXN3/F0QQP4SHCJOCXN3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/QP4S/HCJOCXN3/F0QQP4SHCJOCXN3.SMALL.jpg aandre The Birth of RoboDolly The conception of the RoboDolly can be traced back to my senior year of high school.  This aluminum ornament evolved from housing a few flashing lights to displaying a fully handmade LED matrix.  The final product was awarded to my robotics programming mentor; it now sits on h...
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 22:15:52 PST
Atmega168 TV-B-Gone http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmega169-TV-B-Gone/
Atmega168 TV-B-Gone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Yes, I know what you are thinking: "oh no, please not another TVBGone..." Anyway, this instructable is for the newbies as me which are still experimenting with Arduino, and prefer to program an Atmega168 in Arduino than an AtTyny85 with other methods. This circuit is based on Mitch Altman's TVBGone ...
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 06:59:03 PST
Arduino controlled LED light tube message board http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-LED-light-tube-message-board/
Arduino controlled LED light tube message board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/7HFG/HAQ39WHK/FMQ7HFGHAQ39WHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/7HFG/HAQ39WHK/FMQ7HFGHAQ39WHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/7HFG/HAQ39WHK/FMQ7HFGHAQ39WHK.SMALL.jpg the mechanical engineer I first began this project about a month ago, when I decided to do something special and unique for my girlfriend for Christmas. I didn't want this to be something that would break the bank (~$50)  and be easy to construct using a very limited space (my college dorm room) and a few simple tools. In ...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:46:07 PST
Make an accurate Arduino clock using only one wire - NO external hardware needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-accurate-Arduino-clock-using-only-one-wire/
Make an accurate Arduino clock using only one wire - NO external hardware needed! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/R1VT/H9G0ST07/FBMR1VTH9G0ST07.SMALL.jpg relic1974 How to make an Arduino clock - without using external oscillators or clock chips: (more of my projects on our research website - click the arduino logo top of home page) You will need: An Arduino board (just about any flavor will work fine) and software 1 LED 1 Jumper Wire (Wiring Example Updat...
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 07:26:33 PST
How to Make Your Own Battery Backup Circuit - A Short & Practical Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Battery-Backup-Circuit-A-Sh/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/W965/H94ZBZKK/FK2W965H94ZBZKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/W965/H94ZBZKK/FK2W965H94ZBZKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/W965/H94ZBZKK/FK2W965H94ZBZKK.SMALL.jpg EngineeringShock Hi Everyone!   Thanks for having a gander =)  I made this video last night because I had a few friends and customers asking me about simple ways of adding a battery backup.  This video is short and sweet.  There is a theory section and a lab section, just like in college.  This is so you can underst...
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Tue, 6 Nov 2012 08:53:13 PST
Proximity Sensing Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Proximity-Sensing-Pumpkin-Carving/
Proximity Sensing Pumpkin Carving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SMALL.jpg Onyx Ibex I love Halloween. It is my favorite day of the year easily. Free candy and costuming; how could this get any better?! And no holiday better sums up DIY than halloween :)  This ible will show you how to make your pumpkin carving a bit more interactive. By adding a IR distance sensor along with a cou...
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 23:54:46 PDT