Instructables: exploring - - electronics http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:59:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 AND Gate for Logic Circuit Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/AND-Gate-for-Logic-Circuit-Applications/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:42:19 PDT
Adding A Face And Covers To Your Robot ​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-A-Face-And-Covers-To-Your-Robot-/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:47:04 PDT
Arduino Knight Rider (With LED Bargraph ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Knight-Rider-With-LED-Bargraph-/
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By: Genius 470

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:59:47 PDT
Car Console Can Cooler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Can-Cooler/
Car Console Can Cooler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/RDU6/I01V7B1A/F9LRDU6I01V7B1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/RDU6/I01V7B1A/F9LRDU6I01V7B1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/RDU6/I01V7B1A/F9LRDU6I01V7B1A.SMALL.jpg billstar414 Long drive? and wanna keep your drink or any other item cool? no worries, with this simple and very cheap mini refrigerator for your centre console! Materials you will need:- A container - Super glue - Portable fan- Battery pack - Swiss army knife - pliers - soldering iron and solder Fan disa...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:49:16 PDT
Beer Cooler Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Beer-Cooler-Controller-1/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:36:30 PDT
My First Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Arduino-Robot/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:46:16 PDT
Geluid breien / sound embracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Geluid-breien-sound-embracer/
Geluid breien / sound embracer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OSZ0/HZV3NXO2/FCLOSZ0HZV3NXO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OSZ0/HZV3NXO2/FCLOSZ0HZV3NXO2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/OSZ0/HZV3NXO2/FCLOSZ0HZV3NXO2.SMALL.jpg FabSchool Maak je eigen muziekinstrument van rekbare stoffen, geleidend garen en elektronica!Deel 1Benodigdheden: 1x ATtiny85 chip programmer (Sparkfun), 1x ATtiny85 chip, 1 chipvoetje met 8 pinnen, 1 knoopcel batterij (3V), 1x knoopcel batterij houder, 1x piezo speaker, 1x 1-Mega-Ohm weerstand, montagedraad,...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 04:02:18 PDT
Arduino powered Solar Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-Solar-Battery-Charger/
Arduino powered Solar Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/II3C/HZQTDLQS/F5SII3CHZQTDLQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/II3C/HZQTDLQS/F5SII3CHZQTDLQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/II3C/HZQTDLQS/F5SII3CHZQTDLQS.SMALL.jpg skygate The following design is for a Solar battery charger ran by an Arduino Nano. It can handle a standard lead acid 12V battery, like for a scooter or a car. Furthermore the design has been tested and runs with 90% efficiency under 70ᵒC (158ᵒF). It can take up to 20V on the input site of the charger. Al...
By: skygate

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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 10:52:55 PDT
How to get an unlimited supply of electronic components for under $10. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-an-unlimited-supply-of-electronic-compo/
How to get an unlimited supply of electronic components for under $10. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/N9WD/HZPDYULU/FABN9WDHZPDYULU.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens When I got into electronics finding parts was the biggest challenge. Radio Shack has a decent selection of components for the beginner but their prices are high. Great deals are available online, but the overwhelming variety and unfamiliar jargon makes it a little hard for a novice to know just what...
By: Chuck Stephens

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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 09:05:32 PDT
Make Your Android Device Look & Feel Like Android L http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Android-Device-Look-Feel-Like-Android-L/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:55:50 PDT
Girl Scout Cable Management http://www.instructables.com/id/Girl-Scout-Cable-Management/
Girl Scout Cable Management - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DJUN/HZPDWMTP/FV5DJUNHZPDWMTP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DJUN/HZPDWMTP/FV5DJUNHZPDWMTP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/DJUN/HZPDWMTP/FV5DJUNHZPDWMTP.SMALL.jpg alexglow So, you've got a bundle of connecting wires in your latest wearable-tech project. You want a solution that's functional but classy.Enter this technique! It works for all cable thicknesses, and is soft, non-conducting, flexible, and attractive. I learned it as a friendship bracelet when I was a kid, ...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 08:17:19 PDT
Tuckable 2D Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Tuckable-2D-Breadboard/
Tuckable 2D Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QV6Q/HZNYGSKK/FGKQV6QHZNYGSKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QV6Q/HZNYGSKK/FGKQV6QHZNYGSKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QV6Q/HZNYGSKK/FGKQV6QHZNYGSKK.SMALL.jpg alexglow This quickie will save you some time and money if you prototype wearables or other small electronics often.I was modding my MindFlex EEG headset and needed to connect and disconnect some small-gauge, solid-core wires frequently. I also had to deal with limited space: everything must fit inside a hea...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 09:53:09 PDT
Arduino Phone Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Phone-Book/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 14:48:40 PDT
Easy Flyback Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Flyback-Driver/
Easy Flyback Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/716N/HZL3T0I4/FH6716NHZL3T0I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/716N/HZL3T0I4/FH6716NHZL3T0I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/716N/HZL3T0I4/FH6716NHZL3T0I4.SMALL.jpg TheBigMac08 This is an easy to make Flyback driver that can produce arcs of high voltage electricity, even plasma! I built this driver entirely out of parts from an old tv that my friend and I took apart a few weeks ago, with the exception of the mounting board and the wire nuts. What You Will Need 1x Flybac...
By: TheBigMac08

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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:12:52 PDT
Compact R/C Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-RC-Outlet/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:55:48 PDT
How to Write a Good Electronics Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-Good-Electronics-Instructable/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 19:27:51 PDT
Soundwave Portable Electronics Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Soundwave-Portable-Electronics-Workstaion/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:01:15 PDT
Yet Another Edge-Lit LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Edge-Lit-LED-Sign/
Yet Another Edge-Lit LED Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SMALL.jpg Chimera Dragonfang There are kind of a lot of them. But then, everybody does like glowing things, yes? Yes, of course they do. Things that glow are awesome.I needed a project. I felt that the Bergen hackerspace needed a cool sign. Karlmag shared that opinion. Thus it was only logical that we team up to build one.Skill...
By: Chimera Dragonfang

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:42:19 PDT
DIY desoldering pump container http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-desoldering-pump-container/
DIY desoldering pump container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/EQV1/HZGTHBBP/FOCEQV1HZGTHBBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/EQV1/HZGTHBBP/FOCEQV1HZGTHBBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/EQV1/HZGTHBBP/FOCEQV1HZGTHBBP.SMALL.jpg mspencer8 This is a simple DIY project for soldering/desoldering. Gather the tools and materials needed gather, not buy!materials needed:-medicine bottle (like on the pic above.)-two pennies, one should a little bigger than the other.-a piece of paper (c)tools-dremel or rotary tool (mine's homemade.)(a)-gl...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 02:14:32 PDT
Motorize Panavise Jaws in 10 Minutes for as little as $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorize-Panavise-Jaws-in-10-Minutes-for-as-little/
Motorize Panavise Jaws in 10 Minutes for as little as $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/6I04/HZH6WDNQ/FVL6I04HZH6WDNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/6I04/HZH6WDNQ/FVL6I04HZH6WDNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/6I04/HZH6WDNQ/FVL6I04HZH6WDNQ.SMALL.jpg e024576 Panavise is a popular tool with hobbyists, particularly for electronics. However, it can take many knobs turns and a lot of time to open and close the jaws.This Instructable shows how to quickly open/close the jaws with a power drill or power screwdriver (which you probably already have) via a coup...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:57:29 PDT
Pulsing fluidic heart micropump http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluidic-heart-micropump/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:29:35 PDT
Buzzer Alarm Using LDR And Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzzer-Alarm-Using-LDR-And-Arduino/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:51:11 PDT
Rechargeable wireless mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-wireless-mouse/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 03:36:11 PDT
Revolution (LED Chandelier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Revolution-LED-Chandelier/
Revolution (LED Chandelier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/3O1W/HZFDX00W/FXM3O1WHZFDX00W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/3O1W/HZFDX00W/FXM3O1WHZFDX00W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/3O1W/HZFDX00W/FXM3O1WHZFDX00W.SMALL.jpg mackintoshlinessless I love lighting, what's more, lighting with mechanical aspects to it. Revolution is a chandelier that does this very thing. It consist of 3 Arduino controlled motors which turn arms, powering LED's in a circular path, creating a "radar" or scanner effect. This instructable will show you how I made i...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:48:45 PDT
Quiz Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Show-Buzzer/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:44:43 PDT
DIY PCB using Liquid Photoresist http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-using-Liquid-Photoresist/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:35:29 PDT
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Suite-Bros-Voice-Activated-LED-Friendship-/
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SMALL.jpg thechlobro I met the best suite mates in college - Kevin and Briton(and partner-in-crime, Abbie). Now, I'm off to the next stage of my life, so I decided to build this friendship photoset for Kevin and Briton to remember our golden era. We called ourselves: "The Suite Bros". This project is actually an extensi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:58:16 PDT
Arduino powered by your SmartPhone (using SERIAL ) - Part 1 - Sound and Vibration Actions http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powerd-by-your-SmartPhone-Part-1-Sound-and/
Arduino powered by your SmartPhone (using SERIAL ) - Part 1 - Sound and Vibration Actions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SMALL.jpg ram mere Welcome to the first part of this series.In this series we will try take out as much as we can from you smartphone ( android currently ) to your microcontroller using serial cable ( OTG cable ) .In this part we will explain how you can play some sounds/songs (any mp3 file ) as well as using vibratio...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:12:43 PDT
How to turn a mouse into an optical Pen (OPTIPEN) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-OPTICAL-PEN-OPTIPEN/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:35:32 PDT
Phosphorescent keyboard barcelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Phosphorescent-keyboard-barcelet/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:51:06 PDT
Arduino easy temperature sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-easy-temperature-sensor/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:07:28 PDT
Electromechanical Insect or Flapping Oscillator http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromechanical-Insect-or-Flapping-Oscillator/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:57:50 PDT
Electronic Component Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Component-Tester-1/
Electronic Component Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IQ7T/HZ2IYLEG/FI0IQ7THZ2IYLEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IQ7T/HZ2IYLEG/FI0IQ7THZ2IYLEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/IQ7T/HZ2IYLEG/FI0IQ7THZ2IYLEG.SMALL.jpg LlectronicE This simple tool can be used to test many electronic components if they are working well. It is Easy to build using cheap materials. Some of them can be found in your home. Materials Some useful tools and materials you need are:Jumper Wires #22Thick StyrofoamBattery Holder AA(This can be salvaged...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:25:42 PDT
Raspberry Pi B+ Server Stack http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-Server-Stack/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:54:03 PDT
Steampunk Goggle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Goggle-Lights/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:23:48 PDT
Electronic Roulette for Truth or Dare Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Roulette-for-Truth-or-Dare-Game/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:41:17 PDT
All You Need to Know About LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/All-You-Need-to-Know-bout-LEDs/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:30:18 PDT
Mini Face Blower and Egg Beater http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Face-Blower-and-Egg-Beater/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:17:42 PDT
Arduino basics - part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-basics-part-1/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:05:13 PDT
Calculating Resistor Values for LEDs in Series http://www.instructables.com/id/Calculating-Resistor-Values-for-LEDs-in-Series/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 05:54:57 PDT
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Rainbow-LED-Driver-An-Alternative-NOT-done-wit/
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SMALL.gif A_Teacher | A_Teacher |Ok, so as far as I can tell, this is a unique brand NEW design. The project is in a few contests on instructables at the moment, if you like what I have made, please Vote for it.Calling all Space Cadets: As a way of motivating folks to make the project, I am currently giving away a ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:48:27 PDT
The Beamboarder - Lets You Skate at Night http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Beamboarder-Lets-You-Skate-at-Night/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:49:23 PDT
DC Versus AC http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Versus-AC/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:51:14 PDT
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-DL-44-Blaster-Light-Sound/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:20:21 PDT
Improve Ultrasonic Range Sensor Accuracy http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-Ultrasonic-Range-Sensor-Accuracy/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:02:26 PDT
Arduino Programmable Constant Current Power Resistance Load http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Programmable-Constant-Current-Power-Resist/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:51:35 PDT
Yet Another ATX Benchtop power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-ATX-Benchtop-power-supply/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 10:51:28 PDT
Mini LED Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-Tester/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 18:56:54 PDT
Etextiles Stabby Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Etextiles-Stabby-Doll/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 15:06:07 PDT
Arduino Voice recognition Via Bluetooth HC-05 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voice-recognition-Via-Bluetooth-HC-05/
Arduino Voice recognition Via Bluetooth HC-05 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/841Y/HYJ3WKTV/FFV841YHYJ3WKTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/841Y/HYJ3WKTV/FFV841YHYJ3WKTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/841Y/HYJ3WKTV/FFV841YHYJ3WKTV.SMALL.jpg gagan8619 It's really easy and quick to add voice control to your arduino project. Whether it is home automation or door lock, or robots, voice control could be one eye catching feature in an arduino project. In this tutorial I"ll show you how to voice control arduino projects without voice recognition shield...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 08:34:42 PDT