Instructables: exploring - - electronics http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 13:44:48 PST BLOX v1.01 DHT11 + 7 Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/DHT11-7-Segment-Display/
DHT11 + 7 Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/2899/IKK2HZUQ/FNZ2899IKK2HZUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/2899/IKK2HZUQ/FNZ2899IKK2HZUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/2899/IKK2HZUQ/FNZ2899IKK2HZUQ.SMALL.jpg martinhui This instructable likes others using DHT11 and 7 Segment Display module to show the current temperature and humidity, but I will not show you the construction, rather I will major on the technique to display data on the 7 segment display. Most of the code were not written by me, I tried to experime...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 08:35:18 PST
Anenome Sensor (Silicone Circuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Anenome-Sensor-Silicone-Circuit/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:55:53 PST
WAVE- The Ultimate Helping Hands Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/WAVE-the-Ultimate-Helping-Hands-Device/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:02:56 PST
7 Quick Tips for Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Quick-Tips-for-Makers/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:31:21 PST
Rubber Breadboard (Silicone Circuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Breadboard-Silicone-Circuit/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:08:23 PST
Salvaging Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvaging-Magnets/
Salvaging Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/R6U1/IKECP2M5/F3GR6U1IKECP2M5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/R6U1/IKECP2M5/F3GR6U1IKECP2M5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/R6U1/IKECP2M5/F3GR6U1IKECP2M5.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison I am not much of a believer in free energy and every time I hear the term free energy I ask the question what is so free about it. Even if you make a perpetual motion device, you ether bought it or you made it. Is your time not worth anything, are the parts not worth anything, so where is the free e...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 17:30:57 PST
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-3D-30-a-200-3D-Printer/
Edge 3D 3.0 - A $200 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/A7O5/IK7C7EYM/FEGA7O5IK7C7EYM.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Let me just start by saying that this isn't like most "budget" 3D printers. This has all features that a normal one should have; 2 Z axis motors, LCD, and a reliable extruder (Stepstruder MK7). As the title suggests, this project costs $200 to make, with no reused parts. This project took several mo...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:41:44 PST
DIY Helping Hand Kind of Soldering Station With PVC Pipes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Helping-Hand-Kind-of-Soldering-Station-With-PV/
DIY Helping Hand Kind of Soldering Station With PVC Pipes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ANED/IKBFMSBK/FHOANEDIKBFMSBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ANED/IKBFMSBK/FHOANEDIKBFMSBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/ANED/IKBFMSBK/FHOANEDIKBFMSBK.SMALL.jpg VitalLogic I was looking for a good Helping Hand product for Soldering, but they are quite expensive. I thought of why not build something strong, which is moderately flexible. I have gone through other projects, but they didn't appeal me much. I understand that this project may not appeal to some people on si...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 06:26:33 PST
DS1302 + 1602 LCD Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DS1302-1602-LCD-Clock/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 22:05:25 PST
Electric Car with Fan Science Project at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-Required-for-Electric-Car-With-Fan/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:48:43 PST
PICAXE - Controlling the ISD1760 Voice Recorder Module with SPI (Serial Peripheral Interface) http://www.instructables.com/id/PICAXE-Controlling-the-ISD1760-Voice-Recorder-Modu/
PICAXE - Controlling the ISD1760 Voice Recorder Module with SPI (Serial Peripheral Interface) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/I3ZT/IKBFMMWE/FIMI3ZTIKBFMMWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/I3ZT/IKBFMMWE/FIMI3ZTIKBFMMWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/I3ZT/IKBFMMWE/FIMI3ZTIKBFMMWE.SMALL.jpg sncarter This project uses the SPI (3-wire bus) and a PICAXE 20X2 microcontroller to control the sequential playing of messages recorded on an ISD1760 voice recording module. This is a bit tricky and required a bit of SPI bus bit banging to get it to work. If you can understand this project, then you will un...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 16:15:26 PST
Remote control any device via SMS using Arduino, RELAY boards and c-uGSM or d-u3G shields http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-RELAY-Board-to-a-3G-GSM-Driven-SMS-CO/
Remote control any device via SMS using Arduino, RELAY boards and c-uGSM or d-u3G shields - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/LFCH/IKFRZ0RV/FQ1LFCHIKFRZ0RV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/LFCH/IKFRZ0RV/FQ1LFCHIKFRZ0RV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/LFCH/IKFRZ0RV/FQ1LFCHIKFRZ0RV.SMALL.jpg Dragos Iosub Some times ago, I felt the need to have remote control for switch on and off some outdoor lighting. Looking in my backyard, I choose some components and I build this SMS CONTROLLED RELAY(S) bundle. Here, I share this project with you, maybe will be useful for you at certain time. You can control any...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 08:57:10 PST
How to Make an Arcade Marquee Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Arcade-Marquee-Lightbox/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 08:03:45 PST
How to make a raspberry pi computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Computer/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 05:56:41 PST
Homemade DIY Power Bank using 18650 battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-Power-Bank-Using-18650-Battery/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 06:13:30 PST
1 Bit Full Adder http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Bit-Binary-Full-Adder/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 23:48:00 PST
PInebox: Final Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/PInebox-Final-Assembly/
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:01:18 PST
modular keyboard workstation/midi controller w/ modular keybed http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Keyboard-Workstationmidi-Controller-W-Modu/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:50:42 PST
Arduino 101 Fundamentals http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-101-Fundamentals/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 10:05:17 PST
USB color changing LED Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Color-Changing-LED-Tree/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:29:12 PST
Better Makerbot Replicator 2 Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Makerbot-Replicator-2-Buttons/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 16:52:38 PST
Backyard Brains: A Size Down http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Brains-a-Size-Down/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 13:20:44 PST
Simple 3D Printed Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3D-Printed-Arduino-Robot/
Simple 3D Printed Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/2SDM/IJYURJIL/FU12SDMIJYURJIL.SMALL.jpg andrewbevelhymer Who doesn't want to build a robot? As a kid, I dreamed of building robots. Now, anyone of any age with just a little bit of knowledge can build a simple robot! I will show you how to do just that.The Robot This robot has a 3D printed chassis. It has an arduino uno for the brains, continous rotation ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 09:43:19 PST
Ultimate Spy Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Spy-Amplifier/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 08:31:20 PST
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
Addressable LED Party Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Addressable-LED-Party-Bag/
Addressable LED Party Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7EI9/IJWUVK3H/F327EI9IJWUVK3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7EI9/IJWUVK3H/F327EI9IJWUVK3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/7EI9/IJWUVK3H/F327EI9IJWUVK3H.SMALL.jpg cparshley Quite often, I find myself out at shows, parties and festivals with a need to carry around some some must have items, like my wallet, keys, phone, and such. Of course, fun costume party clothes never have pockets, so the only viable option is some form of bag. However, I would find myself thinking m...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 09:51:46 PST
Reading sensors with a microprocessor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-Sensors-With-a-Microprocessor/
Reading sensors with a microprocessor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/VHGS/IJWWM66K/FO5VHGSIJWWM66K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/VHGS/IJWWM66K/FO5VHGSIJWWM66K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/VHGS/IJWWM66K/FO5VHGSIJWWM66K.SMALL.jpg rickharris In my previous Instructable I showed how simple commands could be used to turn on a microprocessor output and light an LED.http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Program-a-PIC...I should stress I am not connected with Picaxe and these projects are ones I used in School to teach programming to school k...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:48:51 PST
Arduino Motion Sensing Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motion-Sensing-Alarm/
Arduino Motion Sensing Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RZE4/IJWWL2OS/FE4RZE4IJWWL2OS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RZE4/IJWWL2OS/FE4RZE4IJWWL2OS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/RZE4/IJWWL2OS/FE4RZE4IJWWL2OS.SMALL.jpg ArduinoT This Instructable will show you how to make a motion sensing alarm using an Arduino microcontroller. This Instructable accompanies the video 'Making a Motion Sensing Alarm', which I have embedded. What Components you will need For this Arduino prject you will need:1x Arduino Uno1x PIR Motion Sens...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:42:52 PST
Motor Makeover http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Makeover/
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 05:55:42 PST
A Few tips to make your Tech Life Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Few-Tips-to-Make-Your-Tech-Life-Easy/
A Few tips to make your Tech Life Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/LZIM/IJUCSB2C/F13LZIMIJUCSB2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/LZIM/IJUCSB2C/F13LZIMIJUCSB2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/LZIM/IJUCSB2C/F13LZIMIJUCSB2C.SMALL.jpg raht In today's tech world there are many little "Secrets" about your digital products that aren't common knowledge.Working in the Information Technology world. I've picked up these little common procedures that most people don't realize are out there and designed into their devices to make them easier t...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 09:00:41 PST
DIY Star Wars Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Star-Wars-Pinball-Machine/
DIY Star Wars Pinball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/7QT6/IJQONFOR/FO07QT6IJQONFOR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/7QT6/IJQONFOR/FO07QT6IJQONFOR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/7QT6/IJQONFOR/FO07QT6IJQONFOR.SMALL.jpg fortzero Main reason why I started this project was that I wanted to learn making electronics for my projects. So I started digging internet how things work like transistors, capacitors, resistors, diodes etc...Then I ordered small starterpack which included breadboard, bunch of leds and other components. Al...
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 07:48:59 PST
Universal Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Bluetooth/
Universal Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/GHYQ/IJQOMM7P/FOZGHYQIJQOMM7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/GHYQ/IJQOMM7P/FOZGHYQIJQOMM7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/GHYQ/IJQOMM7P/FOZGHYQIJQOMM7P.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Why have one bluetooth when you can have blueteeth?With a wee bit of hacking, you can open up a bluetooth speaker and turn it into universal bluetooth for any speaker you might come across. There are products out there for this, but this is your very own hack job, and a great introduction to hacking...
By: The Oakland Toy Lab

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 00:32:44 PST
Arduino - Mini Dot Matrix Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Dot-Matrix-Display/
Arduino - Mini Dot Matrix Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2B5Q/IJUCMW4C/FES2B5QIJUCMW4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2B5Q/IJUCMW4C/FES2B5QIJUCMW4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2B5Q/IJUCMW4C/FES2B5QIJUCMW4C.SMALL.jpg MrHobbyElectronics In this Arduino project I'll show you how to make a mini dot matrix display board utilising two 8 by 8 LED modules.For this Project You'll need the following components: Arduino Compatible board Jumper wires Prototyping Breadboard USB cable for the Arduino board Two 8 by 8 dot matrix displaysP...
By: MrHobbyElectronics

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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 19:15:45 PST
Homemade Levitation Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Levitation-Machine/
Homemade Levitation Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U8DC/IJUCM4W4/FIXU8DCIJUCM4W4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U8DC/IJUCM4W4/FIXU8DCIJUCM4W4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/U8DC/IJUCM4W4/FIXU8DCIJUCM4W4.SMALL.jpg gigafide Can’t wait for the future to bring you levitating devices? Learn how to make your own using stuff you can find around your house…assuming your house has an old VCR, an Arduino, and soldering equipment! Don't Like Reading? Watch The Video Instead. If you're a visual learner in that you like to see...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:59:04 PST
Shake Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-Generator/
Shake Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/9V56/IJUCLGCL/F969V56IJUCLGCL.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab This takes some shake to make! Time to make some light with the original shake weight, the piston generator. No batteries needed! Just some good old fashioned human power. This is one of my favorites for an introduction to electro-magnetism, and works great in concert with showing that electricity c...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 17:07:54 PST
Vacuum Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sound-in-Space-the-Handheld-Version/
Vacuum Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/PLKN/IJUCL1SU/FAWPLKNIJUCL1SU.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Need some space and quiet?If you're trying to change your surroundings, maybe you should think about traveling vertically. You know what a car horn sounds like in outer space? Nothing! Sound needs something to move through, and if you take away the air, then you take away sound's pressure wave. An e...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 13:12:50 PST
The Interactive Donation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Interactive-Donation-Box/
The Interactive Donation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Donation boxes can be much more interesting and attractive when you combine them with electronics and a little bit of programming. This instructable will show you how to. As the name explains, making donation boxes interactive can help you gain much more attention and make people happy at the same t...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:26:41 PST
Smiling Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Smiling-Arduino/
Smiling Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/3CAX/IJSUYPOW/FPQ3CAXIJSUYPOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/3CAX/IJSUYPOW/FPQ3CAXIJSUYPOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/3CAX/IJSUYPOW/FPQ3CAXIJSUYPOW.SMALL.jpg Simonexc Hi! Do you like electronics? Because I love it. Especially I love anything which displays results, like monitor. And today I'll show you how to make that Arduino will smile(and do some other stuffs :). So this instructable is about fun with Arduino and led matrix. At the end of this instructable I'l...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:59:12 PST
Humanoid Robot Mimics Human http://www.instructables.com/id/Humanoid-Robot-Mimics-Human/
Humanoid Robot Mimics Human - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/PRQN/IJSX1U82/F8HPRQNIJSX1U82.SMALL.jpg avarshney65 Hey everyone, My project uses the Microsoft Kinect for the Xbox 360 and a human biped robot. I always see companies making humans able to control biped robots, but they always make the user wear sensors. So I thought, why not create a cheap prototype of being able to control a biped robot, but...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15:53:13 PST
Component Tester - Test almost anything !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Component-Tester-Test-Almost-Anything-/
Component Tester - Test almost anything !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SMALL.jpg baweja_akshay Being an Electronics student or hobbyist, you may have thought of getting a tester that could test almost anything "THE ELECTRONICS COMPONENTS, OBVIOUSLY!!"Now what if I tell you that you can have one and that too made by yourself under INR 600 only (USD 10).Coming upon COMPONENT TESTER so it can te...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 07:23:31 PST
Photoplethysmography - (IR Heart Rate Monitor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoplethysmography-IR-Heart-Rate-Monitor/
Photoplethysmography - (IR Heart Rate Monitor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/4J0I/IJRHNE12/FYC4J0IIJRHNE12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/4J0I/IJRHNE12/FYC4J0IIJRHNE12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/4J0I/IJRHNE12/FYC4J0IIJRHNE12.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn This Instructable documents how to create a simple heart rate monitor using Photoplethysmography with an IR phototransistor via transmissive absorption using the Arduino to process the pulsatile data and display live results via a TFT screen.To use the source code and create the necessary circuitry ...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 15:11:56 PST
How to Convert Raspberry Pi Into HI FI Audio System Using RuneAudio http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Raspberry-Pi-Into-HI-FI-Audio-Syste/
How to Convert Raspberry Pi Into HI FI Audio System Using RuneAudio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/3JGG/IJQO1O1F/FO43JGGIJQO1O1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/3JGG/IJQO1O1F/FO43JGGIJQO1O1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/3JGG/IJQO1O1F/FO43JGGIJQO1O1F.SMALL.jpg VIVEK GR Hey guys, weekend is coming and you are waiting to make some cool project with Rpi, but you don't have any clue. Cheer up!!, I have come up with a project with which one can convert Raspberry Pi into a Hi Fi Music Player.Sounds Exciting right??Why did I come up with this project??In my weekend I...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:56:27 PST
Easy Way to Drive Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Way-to-Drive-Stepper-Motors/
Easy Way to Drive Stepper Motors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/4RO5/IJQNXG4N/F8B4RO5IJQNXG4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/4RO5/IJQNXG4N/F8B4RO5IJQNXG4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/4RO5/IJQNXG4N/F8B4RO5IJQNXG4N.SMALL.jpg Testas.T There is the easy way to drive stepper motors. Just watch the video to see how to do it.
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 05:49:40 PST
How to make a table-non-table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-non-table/
How to make a table-non-table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SMALL.jpg EverydayDesignStudio The table-non-table (or TNT) is a slowly moving stack of paper supported by a motorized aluminum chassis. The paper is common stock (similar to photocopy paper). There are close to 1000 stacked sheets of paper per table-non-table, which rest on the chassis about one half-inch from the floor. The mov...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:32:37 PST
Voltage, Current and Resistance http://www.instructables.com/id/Voltage-Current-and-Resistance/
Voltage, Current and Resistance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/PGUM/IJLZX3RT/FW5PGUMIJLZX3RT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/PGUM/IJLZX3RT/FW5PGUMIJLZX3RT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/PGUM/IJLZX3RT/FW5PGUMIJLZX3RT.SMALL.jpg magkopian In this instructable I will attempt to teach you about the three most fundamental things in electronics, the current, the voltage and the resistance.Before we get started please keep in mind that I've tried to exclude as much about the physics that are involved into the subject as I could. This was ...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 15:23:26 PST
Tests of LED and Various Light Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Tests-of-LEDs-and-Various-Light-Sensors/
Tests of LED and Various Light Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/LXL9/IJLPP1U3/FKQLXL9IJLPP1U3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/LXL9/IJLPP1U3/FKQLXL9IJLPP1U3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/LXL9/IJLPP1U3/FKQLXL9IJLPP1U3.SMALL.jpg Tony--K Two circuits I was making, a proximity sensor and a sun tracker, weren’t working as expected, and so I decided to test the sensitivity of the light sensors these circuits used. On researching the subject, I was surprised that LEDs could be used as light sensors and that there are so many types of se...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:27:47 PST
Arduino Distance Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Distance-Meter/
Arduino Distance Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ZPHD/IJP231M1/F96ZPHDIJP231M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ZPHD/IJP231M1/F96ZPHDIJP231M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/ZPHD/IJP231M1/F96ZPHDIJP231M1.SMALL.jpg Paoson Woodwork This a project I've been working for some time now. It is a device that shows in a little LCD display the distance to the nearest object it can find, usually the floor, the ceilling and two walls or columns. So it can be so helpful to hang a picture, a shell, a light point, calculate the area of the...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 11:00:41 PST
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-DSLR-Into-a-Microscope-DSLR-Hacks-1/
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 Did you know you can use your SLR's zoom lens as a microscope? I didn't!My uncle gave me an old SLR film camera that he didn't need, Because he knows that I love taking electronic devices apart, I was really happy because I'd never taken apart a SLR camera! A couple minutes later, My 5 year old cous...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 03:04:49 PST
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kinemeter-Part-3-Circuit-Code/
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SMALL.jpg gearsngenes Hello again, Viewers and Makers alike.Today we finish the project we've started. The KINEMETER!!!As usual, if you have no idea of what I am talking about, then please, pretty please: GO SEE THE PREVIOUS PARTS NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Part 1: http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-KINEMETER-Part...Part 2:...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:01:03 PST
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-Quadcopter/
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SMALL.jpg Jan H It has been a dream for me to own a quadcopter for a few years now nevertheless, I did not want a very cheap one, which would break really easily, but at the same time I did not want to buy a really expensive one. At my school, I had to choose a year long project, and I was wondering if it was possi...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:50:26 PST