Instructables: exploring - - electronics http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 19:43:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
How to use an LCD - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-an-LCD-Arduino/
How to use an LCD - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SMALL.jpg Hugo Trombert Let's learn how to use an LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) with an Arduino board. Hardware needed -An Arduino Uno-A breadboard-Jumper wires-A 10K potentiometer-And an LCD of course !You won't need any tool. Create the circuit The steps here correspond to the image above...First, pin your LCD on th...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:28:16 PDT
Make a Custom Plush With Your Child's Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Plush-With-Your-Childs-Voice/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:22:42 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi Portable http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Portable/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:20:39 PDT
LCD thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-thermometer/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:05:00 PDT
Camera Trap: A trap that takes a picture of whatever blocks the laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Trap-A-trap-that-takes-a-picture-of-whateve/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:24:30 PDT
DIY Spiral Wire Wraps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spiral-Wire-Wraps/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:06 PDT
How I Organize My Electrolytic Capacitor Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Organize-My-Electrolytic-Capacitor-Collectio/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:51:10 PDT
3 phase Rectifier (6 and 12 pulse reactifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-phase-Rectifier-6-and-12-pulse-reactifier/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:23:09 PDT
Leaf Light: An Indoor Garden Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaf-Light-An-Indoor-Garden-Monitor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:45:40 PDT
How to Solder surface mount IC chips (pin sweeping) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-surface-mount-IC-chips/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:34:29 PDT
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-LED-Christmas-Lights/
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Are you looking for a simple electronics project to get some practice with Arduino and PWM? Try this out! Here's what you need:1 x Arduino UNO + USB cable6 x Colour LED's of your choice (I used 3 red, 3 yellow)6 x 1k Resistors8 x Male-to-male jumper cables (I used 6 orange ones for the PWM signals ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:41:16 PDT
FRDM K64F - LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/FRDM-K64F-LEDs/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:34:10 PDT
Basic Ciruitry http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Ciruitry/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:14:48 PDT
Soldering tips and tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-tricks-skills/
Soldering tips and tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DXPS/ICRXKAA6/FAGDXPSICRXKAA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DXPS/ICRXKAA6/FAGDXPSICRXKAA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/DXPS/ICRXKAA6/FAGDXPSICRXKAA6.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma This tutorial includes: Soldering with Magnet Wires Soldering with flat cable Building simple lighter solder Building Microscope for solderingDIY GAS "butane" soldering gunIn this tutorial I will show some methods that I learned from experience.I always try to make my circuits s...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 04:17:34 PDT
Doorway Booby Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Doorway-Booby-Trap/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:31:52 PDT
Raspberry Pi powered by batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-powered-by-battery/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:00:36 PDT
Convert an ATX PSU Into a Bench PSU that Measures Current http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-an-ATX-PSU-Into-a-Bench-PSU-that-Measures-/
Convert an ATX PSU Into a Bench PSU that Measures Current - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/LTJF/ICG2B38N/F4OLTJFICG2B38N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/LTJF/ICG2B38N/F4OLTJFICG2B38N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/LTJF/ICG2B38N/F4OLTJFICG2B38N.SMALL.jpg magkopian In this instructable I'm going to show you how to convert an old ATX power supply to a bench power supply that also displays the current drawn for each voltage rail on an LCD display. Features:The PSU uses a 20x4 LCD display to show the current readings for every voltage rail. But because the screen...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:08:46 PDT
PID Line Follower Atmega328P http://www.instructables.com/id/PID-Line-Follower-Atmega328P/
PID Line Follower Atmega328P - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L3QT/ICG2AV1W/FEIL3QTICG2AV1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L3QT/ICG2AV1W/FEIL3QTICG2AV1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L3QT/ICG2AV1W/FEIL3QTICG2AV1W.SMALL.jpg Arnab Das INTRODUCTIONHi guys am a 3rd Year University Student of Lovely Professional University, India currently pursuing Electronics and Communication Engineering .Youtube Channel :::: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6ck0xanIUl14OorqW06VZAFacebook Profile :::: https://www.facebook.com/arnab.das.bwnGitH...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:38:56 PDT
Track Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Track-Soldering/
Track Soldering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/73K5/ICEMXK1I/FSO73K5ICEMXK1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/73K5/ICEMXK1I/FSO73K5ICEMXK1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/73K5/ICEMXK1I/FSO73K5ICEMXK1I.SMALL.jpg rjawale Making a PCB (Printed Circuit Board) is not very difficult. Its fun if you're making it for the first time. But after making couple of PCBs one may get bored.Like in my case, for the first time I was very excited. Then eventually PCB making was so boring. Everytime I had to design the schematic usin...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 23:16:28 PDT
SMD Soldering (SOIC package) http://www.instructables.com/id/SMD-Soldering-SOIC-package/
SMD Soldering (SOIC package) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DEU9/ICEMTS6R/F9LDEU9ICEMTS6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DEU9/ICEMTS6R/F9LDEU9ICEMTS6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/DEU9/ICEMTS6R/F9LDEU9ICEMTS6R.SMALL.jpg rjawale As you know ICs or Integrated circuits are available in various sizes and packages. Some examples are PDIP or DIP(Plastic Dual in line Package), SOIC(Small outline IC), TQFP(Thin Quad Flat Package), BGA(Ball Grid Array), etc. Basically any package other than DIP is called as SMD(Surface Mount Device...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:37:15 PDT
Internet Controlled Fish Food Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Fish-Food-Feeder/
Internet Controlled Fish Food Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SMALL.jpg LightBug This is tutorial three of the series, where I take electronic devices which you normal control using an Arduino, to the internet using a Spark Core. In this instructable I'm going to show you how you can make an internet controlled Fish Food Feeder, which can be controlled via any web browser. I hav...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:25:55 PDT
Scrap Taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Taser/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:07:53 PDT
Led bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-bulb-2/
Led bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SMALL.jpg jinyouq This is a led bulb that i made from a broken CFL bulb and some Leds that i had laying around.I already made 2 led bulbs. The one on the left is 1 watt and the one on the right is the 3 watt which im showing you now.These bulbs are for 120v mains.(RISK OF ELECTROCUTION. MAKE THIS BULB, IF YOU KNOW WH...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:35:41 PDT
Taking Electronics to the Internet (IoT) | Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT-Servo/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 06:27:03 PDT
Automatic Fish Food Feeder using Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Fish-Food-Feeder-using-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:51:49 PDT
Soldering tips and tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-tips-and-tricks-1/
Soldering tips and tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/VCWX/ICD7DPUE/F1SVCWXICD7DPUE.SMALL.jpg theVader75 This is an instructables to make everything easier. Tools -You will need a soldering iron (maximum 50w) or a soldering station, the gun has a powerfull electromagnetic field and can damage some components, and you can't use it for a long period of time.-Soldering resin is the best choice because ...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:30:50 PDT
4" Seven Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Seven-Segment-Display/
4" Seven Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A seven segment display is a basic display which is made up of LED's arranged in a particular order to display numerical values. They are also able to display a lot of the alphabet but not with very good clarity. As the name implies, this display has 7 segments labelled A through G and labeling is d...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:17:56 PDT
HALLOWEEN INVITATION - OPERATION GAME BY SALTSPRESS 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/HALLOWEEN-INVITATION-OPERATION-GAME-BY-SALTSPRESS/
HALLOWEEN INVITATION - OPERATION GAME BY SALTSPRESS 2014 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/OW0W/ICBRZTP8/F4XOW0WICBRZTP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/OW0W/ICBRZTP8/F4XOW0WICBRZTP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/OW0W/ICBRZTP8/F4XOW0WICBRZTP8.SMALL.jpg SALTSPRESS The following PDF is the instructions for making a laser cut Halloween invitation or game for your friends or family. All the files are just demonstrations and please make sure you purchase the images from the listed vendors as this is not for sale but a personal project. Draw out your idea There...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 16:37:11 PDT
Taking Basic Electronics to the Internet (IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Basic-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 06:27:43 PDT
DIY Synth + MIDI controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-DIY-Synth-with-MIDI/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 03:43:29 PDT
How to attach an airsoft gun to your quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-attach-an-airsoft-gun-to-your-quadcopter/
How to attach an airsoft gun to your quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/S1BN/IC6IBMRQ/FCXS1BNIC6IBMRQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/S1BN/IC6IBMRQ/FCXS1BNIC6IBMRQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/S1BN/IC6IBMRQ/FCXS1BNIC6IBMRQ.SMALL.jpg catmanduud materials needed:airsoft gun http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9S... 13g servo (1) http://www.altitudehobbies.com/suppo-servos/suppo-...hot glue gunpush switch (1) http://www.electronix.com/mini-normally-open-push-... you can get them from any electronics store such as radioshack. You ...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:43:02 PDT
VU Meter Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-Speakers/
VU Meter Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A VU meter is a standard measuring instrument which measures volume in audio equipment. If you open up your recording devices on Windows, you can see a digital Volume Unit (VU) meter which shows the audio level. You get analog and digital displays and each level is typically marked off with a dB val...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:34:42 PDT
Print Conductive Circuits With An Inkjet Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Conductive-Circuits-With-An-Inkjet-Printer/
Print Conductive Circuits With An Inkjet Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/GVLL/IC8X2AD7/FWCGVLLIC8X2AD7.SMALL.jpg Maximous This tutorial will teach you how to modify your average inkjet printer to be able to print electrically conductive circuits. This technology is fairly new but can provide a faster and safer prototyping option for DIY printed circuit boards. This project also acts as an introduction to the larger fie...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:20:40 PDT
Getting Started With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Arduino-1/
Getting Started With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/9D7V/IC6I8DTU/FRF9D7VIC6I8DTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/9D7V/IC6I8DTU/FRF9D7VIC6I8DTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/9D7V/IC6I8DTU/FRF9D7VIC6I8DTU.SMALL.jpg cobus002 Hi there Guys, Gals and fellow RobotsThis here is my first Instructable project. What better way to start this journey than with a hello world tutorial on the oh so familiar Arduino. Arduino is an open-source piece of hardware with complimentary open-source software that allows engineering students...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:03:11 PDT
sDisplay (Spinning LED Display - SLD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-LED-Display-SLD/
sDisplay (Spinning LED Display - SLD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/79XV/IC6I3I6D/FX379XVIC6I3I6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/79XV/IC6I3I6D/FX379XVIC6I3I6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/79XV/IC6I3I6D/FX379XVIC6I3I6D.SMALL.jpg MrBarret DISCLAIMER: I HAVE INCLUDED SOME AWESOME HUMOR (in my belief) SO DO READ EVERYTHING :P.So my teacher told me about this amazing Spinning LED Project and asked for any volunteers thus without a thought i decided to do this even though I had no clue what it was :P.This is a very simple but at the same...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 15:19:27 PDT
Alimentador automatico de mascotas http://www.instructables.com/id/Alimentador-automatico-de-mascotas/
Alimentador automatico de mascotas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/ENJ4/IC6HVDXM/F4TENJ4IC6HVDXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/ENJ4/IC6HVDXM/F4TENJ4IC6HVDXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/ENJ4/IC6HVDXM/F4TENJ4IC6HVDXM.SMALL.jpg Daniel ArturoF ¿Cuantas veces no te ha sucedido que sales de vacaciones o necesitas salir de viaje unos días y no puedes llevar a tu mascota o no hay quien la cuide? ¿O simplemente eres un olvidadizo que no se acuerda de darles de comer? Bueno, en este breve Instructable vamos a ver como solucionar este problema....
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:58:22 PDT
Experimento de Fabricación de PCB hecho con Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimento-de-Fabricación-de-PCB-hecho-con-Dremel/
Experimento de Fabricación de PCB hecho con Dremel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/C91G/IC7HKW4E/FQOC91GIC7HKW4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/C91G/IC7HKW4E/FQOC91GIC7HKW4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/C91G/IC7HKW4E/FQOC91GIC7HKW4E.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 El día de hoy queremos subir un intento/experimento para hacer PCBs utilizando dremel y papel. La idea de este tutorial es que nos ayuden a terminarlo y mejorarlo, por ahora hicimos esto:Herramientas y materiales Dremel 4000 Punta diamante para Dremel Cinta adhesiva Gafas para protección Cubreboca...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:52:02 PDT
Statistical Process Control for Capacitors, Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Statistical-Process-Control-for-Capacitors-Part-1/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 07:36:53 PDT
Simple Word clock (arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Word-clock-arduino/
Simple Word clock (arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/BK7A/IC7HKP1P/FHBBK7AIC7HKP1P.SMALL.jpg RAKKURBK This is a simplified version of the original word clock from Doug -- SEE HEREAll the credits go to him and his extremely well built code...!!I have just modified the code to make it work with more common ICs and for simple run.All you need is an arduino and a RTC ..I have removed the switches and ot...
By: RAKKURBK

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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 04:10:58 PDT
Create an alarm system and visitor counter for your room http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-an-alarm-system-and-visitor-counter-for-you/
Create an alarm system and visitor counter for your room - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/2P2C/IC66ZXTJ/FSZ2P2CIC66ZXTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/2P2C/IC66ZXTJ/FSZ2P2CIC66ZXTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/2P2C/IC66ZXTJ/FSZ2P2CIC66ZXTJ.SMALL.jpg ottojo You want to get notified when someone enters your room?You want to know how many visitors you had?You want a device that says "Goodbye" everytime someone leaves?In this instructable i will explain how to do this using a Raspberry Pi and a photoelectric barrier unsing laser sensors. Parts List Ra...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:42:07 PDT
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Clock-Nixie-Tube-Clock-and-Pandora-Intern/
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SMALL.jpg jgroner A Nixie Tube Clock featuring Pandora Internet Radio, based on the Raspberry Pi with a custom designed case, LCD display, WiFi connection, amplifier and speakers. This is the most unique clock radio you will ever find!This is also quite possibly the most expensive thing I have built to date. That sai...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:21:33 PDT
How To Make Cheap PVC Project Enclosures and Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Cheap-PVC-Project-Enclosures-and-Boxes/
How To Make Cheap PVC Project Enclosures and Boxes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/Q4DA/IC2A3IX0/FNDQ4DAIC2A3IX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/Q4DA/IC2A3IX0/FNDQ4DAIC2A3IX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/Q4DA/IC2A3IX0/FNDQ4DAIC2A3IX0.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I love working with PVC. One of my favorite materials is the vinyl fence posts available at Home Depot and Lowes. It's easy to cut and turn into all kinds of things. The first thing I did with this material was to make project boxes. Here's how I do it. Making the Box I used a 4"x4" PVC fence pos...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:40:33 PDT
RGB LED Snowboard with Arduino Uno R3 http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Snowboard-with-Arduino-Uno-R3/
RGB LED Snowboard with Arduino Uno R3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/L0S2/IC2A3B83/FB7L0S2IC2A3B83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/L0S2/IC2A3B83/FB7L0S2IC2A3B83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/L0S2/IC2A3B83/FB7L0S2IC2A3B83.SMALL.jpg adriancovello This instructable explains how to control an RGB LED strip with an Arduino. In this case, the LED strip is mounted to a snowboard. RGB (red green blue) LEDs have the ability to display a variety of colours based on switching on and off red, green and blue LEDs. The purpose of having the Arduino micr...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:17:21 PDT
5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cool-Projects-With-a-General-Transistor/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:24:59 PDT
Connect your Arduino with Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-your-Arduino-with-Processing/
Connect your Arduino with Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/DK0P/IC0CF3PG/F04DK0PIC0CF3PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/DK0P/IC0CF3PG/F04DK0PIC0CF3PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/DK0P/IC0CF3PG/F04DK0PIC0CF3PG.SMALL.jpg JuliaLabs Have you ever thought about...? Using Arduino with Processing? In this Instructable I show you the quick and easiest way to do this. Just keep reading!Cover photo by jeanbaptisteparis: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeanbaptisteparis/119421176/in/photolist-by4KN-7Zzrcc-adQqaY-5vhJcc-eRBNH-5Drouk-3kCy...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 12:36:30 PDT
Setting Up the Perfect Electronics Workplace http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-the-Perfect-Electronics-Workplace/
Setting Up the Perfect Electronics Workplace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/0XVJ/IC1RUDLQ/FPC0XVJIC1RUDLQ.SMALL.jpg bjkayani DIY is in my blood and for about 6 years now i have been doing such work. I have a keen interest in electronics work, prototyping, reusing and building. Working is only fun and calming if you have a good workplace with all you will need at arms length. My workplace is build by myself, improved over ...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 07:22:03 PDT
Raspberry Pi stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-stuff/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/76L1/IBYWYSZB/FAG76L1IBYWYSZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/76L1/IBYWYSZB/FAG76L1IBYWYSZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/76L1/IBYWYSZB/FAG76L1IBYWYSZB.SMALL.jpg qwiebe_100 LaserOscope Installing RetroPie/EmulationStation onto Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ (Playstation 1 Emulator Included!) Raspberry Pi 2 Kraft Case Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit Build Your Own Smartphone Raspberry Pi Bluetooth+Airplay Audio Receiver combo Build...
By: qwiebe_100

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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 14:21:27 PDT
Visiglove http://www.instructables.com/id/Visiglove/
Visiglove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SMALL.jpg NThorogood Things you will need: A pair of gloves (cycling gloves of your preference but must not be fingerless)LED Arrow:High visibility/ Reflective fabric (150mm x 50mm)Base fabric - Black cotton (200mm x 50mm)Velcro strips x 2 (30mm x 80mm) – Preferably in the same colour as base fabric *Thin Plastic – Top ...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:18:51 PDT
Logic Gates - AND and OR http://www.instructables.com/id/Logic-Gates-AND-and-OR/
Logic Gates - AND and OR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RG06/IBV88IZ0/F7BRG06IBV88IZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RG06/IBV88IZ0/F7BRG06IBV88IZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RG06/IBV88IZ0/F7BRG06IBV88IZ0.SMALL.jpg jamesvdberg The basis of building any logic circuit (even one as complex as a computer) comes down to logic gates. I will be discussing the 2 most basic logic gates today, an AND gate and an OR gate.Logic gates are physical circuits that implements boolean functions, so to start let us look at the boolean AND a...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 22:28:16 PDT