Instructables: exploring - - electronics - diy - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:22:02 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make Simple DC Voltmeter Using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-DC-Voltmeter-Using-Arduino-UNO/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 07:08:46 PST
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wi-fi-Controlled-LED-Matrix/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:28 PST
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-RC-Boat-From-Scratch-DIY-RC-Transmitter-and-Re/
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SMALL.jpg shazf This project is about building a RC boat of you own and also making your own 2.4ghz transmitter and receiver. I got this idea because i was always fascinated by RC boats....so i thought "why don't you make one?" Frankly speaking whats the use of making a RC boat when its not 100% of your work so i m...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 03:17:21 PST
Build A Bluetooth Boombox Speaker (from scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bluetooth-Boombox-Speaker-from-Scratch/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:52:04 PST
Interactive Glue Chess pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Glue-Chess-Pieces/
Interactive Glue Chess pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/IAKU/IVO7SS7F/FCEIAKUIVO7SS7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/IAKU/IVO7SS7F/FCEIAKUIVO7SS7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/IAKU/IVO7SS7F/FCEIAKUIVO7SS7F.SMALL.jpg abhinavsikharam HI Guys !!! I like to play chess as most of us do...though the game is all about critical thinking and analyzing it is rather an interesting game every one should try, but at times it gets boring :P. So, one day I was thinking of how can I make this game interesting to kids as well as adults..... So...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:29:00 PST
Audio Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Cabinet/
Audio Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I planned to build a record cabinet to house a new turntable I purchased. I wanted to use mostly recycled wood and scrap laying around the shop. Other than fabric this was more than achievable. Free material from craigslist was also useful for this project. Inspiration The project was partially...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:08:01 PST
Turntable Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Restoration/
Turntable Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I picked up this turntable from an estate sale and I was assured it was in working order. I didn't find out until I arrived home that it wouldn't power on and the stylus had popped loose. It was still a good deal, but it needed work. After a little restoration I planned on putting it in my record ca...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:04:14 PST
SMD 555 Timer Piano! http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-555-Timer-Piano/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:03:52 PST
Vintage Radio to Bluetooth Speaker Simple Electronics Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Radio-to-Bluetooth-Speaker-Simple-Electron/
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 14:33:18 PDT
How to Make a Wire Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wire-Holder/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 01:07:14 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Boombox-Repurpose-Your-Old-Hi-Fi/
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SMALL.jpg diggoryrush For this project I will be making a bluetooth speaker using secondhand bookshelf speakers. I will go through the design process and all the different stages of construction, this will be a comprehensive guide to building a your very own Hi-Fi quality boombox. You will need:- A pair of bookshelf spe...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:26:39 PDT
3$ Photography Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Photography-Lightbox/
3$ Photography Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SMALL.jpg arushahuja Make a very cheap lightbox to click high quality pictures! and it costs only 3 dollars! (atleast in my country) Materials and Tools What you need : - A box to enlighten. (Free)- A4 Paper (Free)- Scissors (Free)- Pencil (Free)- Ruler (Free)- Glue stick (Free)- Knife/Something to cut the box (Free)...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:22:31 PDT
Breadboard To Perfboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-to-Perfboard/
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:28:48 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Speaker Under 5$ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Speaker-Under-5/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:36:57 PDT
Peltier Aluminum Can Fridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Peltier-Aluminum-Can-Fridge/
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:21:49 PDT
Custom Tube Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Tube-Guitar-Amp/
Custom Tube Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/3WYN/IUKEPJT6/FKP3WYNIUKEPJT6.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted to have the warm tube sound of a guitar, but could not afford a good tube amp? If so, then this instructable is for you. A while back, a friend wanted me to build and sell him a guitar amp, so I found a few tubes and a cool chassis(CD Drive) and started building. The video...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:37:04 PDT
Powerful burning Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-Burning-Laser/
Powerful burning Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/V1QG/IUIYR84P/F0LV1QGIUIYR84P.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello today im going to show you how to make a powerful burning laser from DVD-RW, before we begin I must caution that its very powerful thing and can seriously damage your eyes, be careful. Diode First thing first. We need to take off a laser diode from dvd driver, open it, find moving part wit...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:48:13 PDT
Simple Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tesla-Coil/
Simple Tesla Coil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F58/QQQK/IUG0N11O/F58QQQKIUG0N11O.SMALL.jpg How-ToDo Hello! Today I’m going to show you how I build a Tesla coil! Probably you may know this device from computer games, movies or some “music tesla show” whatever they call it. If we ignore the mystique around the Tesla coils, it's just a high-voltage resonance transformer working without a core. So as ...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 08:18:37 PDT
Pi Outlet Relay Control using Cayenne http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Outlet-Relay-Control-Using-Cayenne/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:34:26 PDT
18650 Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/18650-Battery-Charger-1/
18650 Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/BQNR/IU8WEIPQ/FPEBQNRIU8WEIPQ.SMALL.jpg Kester1 Hey guys Kester here! Today I'll be showing you guys how to make a 18650 battery charger! Without further a do, let's get started! Patreon As you may or may not know, I am Kester. I have a YouTube channel that is based on making electronics videos and diy videos and tutorials. As me making lots o...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:49:16 PDT
Automatic Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Dark-Detector/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:06:43 PDT
Electronic Component Plaque for 1000 Instructables Followers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wood-Electronics-Plaque-for-1000-Followers-on-/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 12:23:36 PDT
Make Custom (& Inexpensive) Circuit Blocks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Custom-Inexpensive-Circuit-Blocks/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 09:34:45 PDT
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Cars-Stereo-Adding-Bluetooth-to-Your-Hea/
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SMALL.jpg Meatlove Modern times ask for modern solutions. Many of us drive cars older than the modern smartphone. And there lies a problem. How you're gonna stream your favorite music to your speakers.A lot of cars have a AUX (auxiliary) port to connect devices such as your smartphone. But having loose cables in your ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 13:21:15 PDT
Long Range Dropping System for Drones with Arduino and HC-12 http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Range-Dropping-System-for-Drones-With-Arduino/
Long Range Dropping System for Drones with Arduino and HC-12 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/SZB6/ITYPXCGM/FDYSZB6ITYPXCGM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/SZB6/ITYPXCGM/FDYSZB6ITYPXCGM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/SZB6/ITYPXCGM/FDYSZB6ITYPXCGM.SMALL.jpg austiwawa https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJqRWh3A0cQIn this Instructable I will be showing you step-by-step how to make this long range item dropping system that I will be strapping onto my friends DJI Phantom 3 Professional. I came up with this idea while reading Tom Heylen's Instructable on "Arduino to Ard...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:09:09 PDT
DIY CHEAP LED TORCH http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CHEAP-LED-TORCH/
DIY CHEAP LED TORCH - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NV41/IT5LSMEZ/FRNNV41IT5LSMEZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NV41/IT5LSMEZ/FRNNV41IT5LSMEZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/NV41/IT5LSMEZ/FRNNV41IT5LSMEZ.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Hallo everyone!!! In this Instructables i will show you how to make LED TORCH for cheap and it's easy to make!!. This Led torch is super bright if you use this in the dark place and the special of this homemade torch is this torch can illuminate more than 10 meters!!!OK LETS MAKE IT!! Mater...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:35:54 PDT
Desk lamp smoke extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-Smoke-Extractor/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:59:42 PDT
The Ultimate PVC Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-PVC-Quadcopter/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:32:08 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Cheap 6 X AA to 1 X 9v Battery Conversion (on Boss ME-30) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-6-X-AA-to-1-X-9v-Battery-Conversion-on-Boss-/
Cheap 6 X AA to 1 X 9v Battery Conversion (on Boss ME-30) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/Q5R6/ITCHKXZD/F0GQ5R6ITCHKXZD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/Q5R6/ITCHKXZD/F0GQ5R6ITCHKXZD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/Q5R6/ITCHKXZD/F0GQ5R6ITCHKXZD.SMALL.jpg leeroystake Today I'm converting a Boss ME-30 guitar effects simulator, designed to run from 6 AA batteries to instead use a single 9v battery. Why would I do such a thing? I was given this from a friend who purchased it online as working, but unfortunately someone had left old batteries in there which had l...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:03:34 PDT
Simple Arduino-based thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-based-Thermometer/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 05:10:36 PDT
Cardboard Wireless Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Wireless-Charger/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:23:57 PDT
Electric Longboard | 20mph | 10 miles http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard-20mph-10-Miles/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2016 20:51:48 PDT
Let's Make! 5 More BreadBoard Projects For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-5-More-BreadBoard-Projects-for-Begginers/
Let's Make! 5 More BreadBoard Projects For Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/SGQF/ISXDY564/FJCSGQFISXDY564.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/SGQF/ISXDY564/FJCSGQFISXDY564.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/SGQF/ISXDY564/FJCSGQFISXDY564.SMALL.jpg Saiyam With the previous version of this instructable (10 Breadboard Projects For Beginners) hitting more than 300K views and getting a lot of positive feedback from people, I decided to have one more 'How To' with more awesome projects! So here's presenting you 5 More Breadboard Projects For Beginners..Fo...
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 13:00:15 PDT
Simplest Geiger Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Geiger-Counter/
Simplest Geiger Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/ZGT7/ISV2DMJT/FJ2ZGT7ISV2DMJT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/ZGT7/ISV2DMJT/FJ2ZGT7ISV2DMJT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/ZGT7/ISV2DMJT/FJ2ZGT7ISV2DMJT.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you have ever wanted to test the radioactivity of your smoke alarm, or have you ever wanted to be extra prepared for that nuclear apocalypse that is always being spoken about? If you have, then this instructable is for you. In this instructable, I will show you how to build a very simple and ...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 20:29:23 PDT
Shake Activated Water Bottle Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-Activated-Water-Bottle-Night-Light/
Shake Activated Water Bottle Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/QQV8/ISCBUZJY/FCKQQV8ISCBUZJY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/QQV8/ISCBUZJY/FCKQQV8ISCBUZJY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/QQV8/ISCBUZJY/FCKQQV8ISCBUZJY.SMALL.jpg Troublemakers This project turns your bedside bottle of water into a lantern with just a shake. That's right, we added a light...to the bottle. This project isn't just cool because it makes your water bottle look like a video game power-up, it is also super practical. No more ping-ponging down a dark hallway to t...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 19:20:24 PDT
DIY Simple Water Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Simple-Water-Box/
DIY Simple Water Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/9SCB/ISCBK99U/F3I9SCBISCBK99U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/9SCB/ISCBK99U/F3I9SCBISCBK99U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3I/9SCB/ISCBK99U/F3I9SCBISCBK99U.SMALL.jpg tinker17 Introduction Even though I build automated greenhouses, a lot of times there are plants that either don’t fit inside or they just look good sitting in their planter. Well, I have decided to build an individual watering box to cater to those that want to flourish on their own. There are quite a few...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 13:17:54 PDT
Web Controlled SMD Electronics Reflow Oven http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-SMD-Electronics-Reflow-Oven/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:38:48 PDT
DIY Adjustable Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Adjustable-Power-Supply/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:46:27 PDT
DIY Solder Fume Extractor Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solder-Fume-Extractor-Box/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:11:38 PDT
DIY Voltmeter with Arduino and a Nokia 5110 display http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Voltmeter-With-Arduino-and-a-Nokia-5110-Displa/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 01:29:48 PDT
Easy to build 250 Quadcopter Drone. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Built-250-Quadcopter-Drone/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 01:52:57 PDT
IR (Infrared) Security Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Infrared-Security-Alarm-System/
IR (Infrared) Security Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/NY2F/IRF7RULZ/F0MNY2FIRF7RULZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/NY2F/IRF7RULZ/F0MNY2FIRF7RULZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/NY2F/IRF7RULZ/F0MNY2FIRF7RULZ.SMALL.jpg mandlabs In this project, you will build transmitter and receiver circuits using an IR LED and a photo-diode. The circuit is based on obstacle detection when a person or thing comes in between the transmitter and receiver. The alarm gets triggered and beeps continuously till the time the circuit is reset. ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 15:33:01 PDT
Internet of things: Arduino + Blynk http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-Arduino-Blynk/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 11:54:49 PDT
LED Lava stone Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lava-Stone-Speakers/
LED Lava stone Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/N3KI/IRSB5CPF/F9JN3KIIRSB5CPF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/N3KI/IRSB5CPF/F9JN3KIIRSB5CPF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/N3KI/IRSB5CPF/F9JN3KIIRSB5CPF.SMALL.jpg Gustavo Sykes Hi everyone! Well this is my first instructable and so, I'm sorry if this isn't really good but I'll happily accept advices and comments about. So well LET'S BEGIN!Well everything began 2 years ago, I LOVE LEDS and I had the idea to make a led lava stone cube inspired on some instructables I saw aro...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 06:41:48 PDT
Globe Persistence of Vision http://www.instructables.com/id/Globe-Persistence-of-Vision/
Globe Persistence of Vision - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/543X/IQW1GUPR/FP7543XIQW1GUPR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/543X/IQW1GUPR/FP7543XIQW1GUPR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/543X/IQW1GUPR/FP7543XIQW1GUPR.SMALL.jpg claudiosousa Persistence of Vision Globe, controlled by mobile app and based on Arduino (Atmega1284p)All the code source and schemas are available in Github Build the box A box was built Build the two bands PCB The vertical PCB bands are built. They are the frames where the RGB LEDs and their Shif Register...
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:05:48 PDT
Raspberry Pi IoT Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-IoT-Doorbell/
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 06:22:18 PDT
PCB Etching using Toner transfer method http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Etching-Using-Toner-Transfer-Method/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 23:36:15 PDT
Feel the Force With Hover http://www.instructables.com/id/Feel-the-Force-With-Hover/
Feel the Force With Hover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/V0Q2/IQLHVPNI/F01V0Q2IQLHVPNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/V0Q2/IQLHVPNI/F01V0Q2IQLHVPNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F01/V0Q2/IQLHVPNI/F01V0Q2IQLHVPNI.SMALL.jpg Hover Labs Have you dreamed of being a Jedi? Use the force to control a neoMatrix from Adafruit. In this example, we're going to build a 3d force field by using the RGB feature of the neoMatrix. Here are the gestures the 3d field will respond to. Wave your hand from left to right to see a wave trickle acro...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 23:13:10 PDT
How to Solder LEDs to Aluminium Star PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-LEDs-to-Aluminium-Star-PCBs/
How to Solder LEDs to Aluminium Star PCBs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BFC5/IQK3Q8ZC/FQJBFC5IQK3Q8ZC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BFC5/IQK3Q8ZC/FQJBFC5IQK3Q8ZC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/BFC5/IQK3Q8ZC/FQJBFC5IQK3Q8ZC.SMALL.jpg made2hack I show you how you can solder LEDs to Aluminium Core Star PCBs Aluminium Star PCBs for LEDs I have these Aluminium PCBs, so called STAR PCBs left over from a previous project. They are metal core PCBs whereas instead of the core being made of Fiber Glass such as in FR4 boards, these are made with...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:14:40 PDT