Instructables: exploring - play - led - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 17:48:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hand Eye Coordination Game--Wire Loop Game http://www.instructables.com/id/hand-eye-coordination-game-Wire-Loop-Game/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:55:20 PDT
Sealed Money Box with Peep Hole and Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Sealed-Money-Box-with-Peep-Hole-and-Light/
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 06:06:58 PDT
Guitar amp footswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-amp-footswitch/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:30:46 PDT
FBRKN laser cut car http://www.instructables.com/id/FBRKN-laser-cut-car/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 03:17:23 PDT
Zelda Style Fairy In A Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Style-Fairy-In-A-Bottle/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 18:06:14 PST
Dragonball Saiyan Nes http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragonball-Saiyan-Nes/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 18:15:38 PST
LED Animal Balancing Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Animal-Balancing-Blocks/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 22:51:12 PST
Add LED to your costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-to-your-costume/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 17:50:34 PDT
Electronic LEGO Super Mario Starman http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-Super-Mario-Starman/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 06:43:13 PDT
DIY Disco-Karaoke Jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-building-Disco-Karaoke-Jukebox/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:56:03 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
Make a Racing Powerwheels Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Racing-Powerwheels-Jeep/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 15:11:02 PDT
Illuminated Mosaic LEGO Sprite Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Mosaic-LEGO-Sprite-Portraits/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:21:48 PDT
Fully-Functional LEGO Traffic Signal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fully-Functional-LEGO-Traffic-Signal-Lamp/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:44:21 PST
Mosaic LEGO Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-LEGO-Lamps/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:34:27 PST
How to Build a LEGO Flashlight Block http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-LEGO-Flashlight-Block/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 17:11:54 PDT
Mini Futuristic Skee Ball (Phase 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Futuristic-Skee-Ball-Phase-1/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 10:14:06 PDT
Game Boy Bluetooth Game Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Game-Pad-For-Phone/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 20:45:06 PDT
Ask an Engineer Powerpuff Girls Style Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Ask-an-Engineer-Powerpuff-Girls-Style-Puppets/
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Sun, 19 May 2013 19:24:40 PDT
Fairy in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-in-a-Bottle-1/
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 17:25:21 PDT
LED Space Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Space-Robot/
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 12:07:11 PDT
How to fool your friends with a TV remote Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fool-your-friends-with-a-TV-remote-Jammer-1/
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 22:59:57 PDT
Go Glow Lego http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Glow-Lego/
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 10:40:51 PDT
Friction Lighted Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Friction-Lighted-Car/
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 17:48:46 PDT
LED Etch-a-Sketch http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Etch-a-Sketch/
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Mon, 16 Jul 2012 18:14:41 PDT
Light up and Talking PotatOS from Portal 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-and-Talking-PotatOS-from-Portal-2/
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Sat, 1 Sep 2012 18:36:33 PDT
A(T)tiny StarBird http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-StarBird/
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 09:54:55 PDT
Portal 2 "Pillar Button" http://www.instructables.com/id/Portal-2-Pillar-Button/
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 19:00:44 PDT
LED Etch-a-Sketch (Full Instructable) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Etch-a-Sketch-Full-Instructable/
LED Etch-a-Sketch (Full Instructable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/D330/H4AGL873/F4PD330H4AGL873.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/D330/H4AGL873/F4PD330H4AGL873.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/D330/H4AGL873/F4PD330H4AGL873.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 My LED Etch-a-Sketch is my first fully completed electronics project. When I first got into electronics I was looking for a project to start with and while browsing on Sparkfun.com I came across LED matrices and I knew I wanted to work with them. I'm not sure how the idea of an Etch-a-Sketch came ab...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 21:58:56 PDT
Nuka-Cola Quantum and Nuclear Reactor Display Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Nuka-Cola-Quantum-and-Nuclear-Reactor-Display-Stan/
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 17:59:51 PDT
Table Top Touchscreen MAME Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Table-Top-Touchscreen-MAME-Arcade/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 17:04:06 PDT
Polished Concrete Guitar stand with Fibre optic lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Polished-Concrete-Guitar-stand-with-Fibre-optic-li/
Polished Concrete Guitar stand with Fibre optic lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O2XH/GTTUF2FU/F9MO2XHGTTUF2FU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O2XH/GTTUF2FU/F9MO2XHGTTUF2FU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/O2XH/GTTUF2FU/F9MO2XHGTTUF2FU.SMALL.jpg abitdifferent Hi, this is a mixture of a few instructables I've seen over the past few weeks, I wont go into it in great detail because there's loads of different instructables on polishing concrete, I'll do a few steps as 've taken some photo's anyway Click HERE to see more work You will also like:  suitcasesou...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 11:12:22 PDT
Warmachine Gaming Table for Penny Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Warmachine-Gaming-Table-for-Penny-Arcade/
Warmachine Gaming Table for Penny Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/O2AM/GSYEQD5A/FH7O2AMGSYEQD5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/O2AM/GSYEQD5A/FH7O2AMGSYEQD5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/O2AM/GSYEQD5A/FH7O2AMGSYEQD5A.SMALL.jpg At-Large Gamers Our Background: We are three guys in Boston interested in all kinds of games, and in this case miniature based wargames. We are fascinated by technology and a question in our minds was "How can we innovate wargaming terrain and table design to make a more immersive and interactive gaming experience?...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 09:14:26 PDT
Settlers of Catan 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Settlers-of-Catan-3D/
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Fri, 9 Sep 2011 19:53:41 PDT
Lego LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-LED-Flashlight/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2007 12:12:13 PDT
Arcade Cabinet with Ambient Light Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-Cabinet-with-Ambient-Light-Effects/
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Fri, 8 Dec 2006 17:19:44 PST
NES PAD LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-PAD-LED-s/
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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 15:18:09 PDT
Light-Up Beatles Abbey Road (Lego) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Beatles-Abbey-Road-Lego/
Light-Up Beatles Abbey Road (Lego) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7V4C/GQB4X03X/F3A7V4CGQB4X03X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7V4C/GQB4X03X/F3A7V4CGQB4X03X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7V4C/GQB4X03X/F3A7V4CGQB4X03X.SMALL.jpg 108ricky Hi! If your a Beatles fan like me then you would know that there is not much Beatles/Lego combination's on instructables. So, I decided I would make one on my own. And to top it off I am going to make it Light Up! What This project is is a Lego Beatles Abbey Road replica made in Lego and can turn o...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2011 16:59:01 PDT
LED Color Organ Triple Deluxe http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Color-Organ-Triple-Deluxe/
LED Color Organ Triple Deluxe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/YE6D/GQ5PYPV0/FJ3YE6DGQ5PYPV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/YE6D/GQ5PYPV0/FJ3YE6DGQ5PYPV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/YE6D/GQ5PYPV0/FJ3YE6DGQ5PYPV0.SMALL.jpg ledartist *** Checkout the New & Improved version of this project: Color Organ Triple Deluxe II *** I love lights, and I love music… Naturally a color organ is something that I always wanted to make. However the circuits are often pretty complicated, using many op amps, etc. I'm sure that many people feel th...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2011 10:49:44 PDT
Portable videogame with led screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-videogame-with-led-screen/
Portable videogame with led screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/AN3M/GOW48ZMU/FNEAN3MGOW48ZMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/AN3M/GOW48ZMU/FNEAN3MGOW48ZMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/AN3M/GOW48ZMU/FNEAN3MGOW48ZMU.SMALL.jpg brunoip New version of the game with LED display, with some new features and two boards easier to wire. Stuff you need Transistors: 9 - BC548 or similar . LEDS: 5 - RGB leds 20 - red leds Resistors: 11 - 1k ohm 5- 220 ohm 4 - 10k ohm 1 - 560 ohm Capacitors: 1 - 100 uf 1 - 100...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 15:29:24 PDT
Blinky the LED pet http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-the-LED-pet/
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Sat, 18 Sep 2010 05:33:28 PDT
Portable Led Game System http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Led-Game-System/
Portable Led Game System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3IF7/GDT4Q46M/FPL3IF7GDT4Q46M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3IF7/GDT4Q46M/FPL3IF7GDT4Q46M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/3IF7/GDT4Q46M/FPL3IF7GDT4Q46M.SMALL.jpg brunoip This is a really easy to do video game system with a LED screen. I made it trying to keep it as tiny and cheap as possible. It uses only one IC, a PIC16F628A and 9 bipolar transistors, has 4 buttons for control and a swich for turning it off. It also has a tiny speaker for making some sounds. The p...
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Fri, 17 Sep 2010 13:19:30 PDT
LED display for sousaphone http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-display-for-sousaphone/
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Thu, 8 Jul 2010 05:44:52 PDT
Nintendo Controller MP3, Version 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Controller-MP3-Version-20/
Nintendo Controller MP3, Version 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/8N48/FOWZQ6TO/FQG8N48FOWZQ6TO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/8N48/FOWZQ6TO/FQG8N48FOWZQ6TO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/8N48/FOWZQ6TO/FQG8N48FOWZQ6TO.SMALL.jpg ryan97128 First of all, I offer recognition to Morte_Moya for his instructable "NES Controller MP3 Player". I built one following his instructable and it worked great!I let my imagination go on a second build. I utilized the original NES circuit board found inside the controller. Using the NES circuit board e...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2009 21:25:32 PST
STAR WARS NINTENDO Wii http://www.instructables.com/id/STAR-WARS-NINTENDO-Wii/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2008 01:38:46 PST
NESblinky - Nintendo Controller Bike Flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Flasher-Made-from-NES-Controller/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 11:24:22 PST
Light up a Xbox Controller with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-a-Xbox-Controller-with-LEDs/
Light up a Xbox Controller with LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3IYO/FMMD0TWW/F693IYOFMMD0TWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3IYO/FMMD0TWW/F693IYOFMMD0TWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/3IYO/FMMD0TWW/F693IYOFMMD0TWW.SMALL.jpg QuackMasterDan This instructable sets out to light up the four A,B,X,Y buttons and jewel of an original Xbox Controller-S. To complete this project, being comfortable with a soldering iron is recommended. Even if you are not experienced in soldering but would like to learn, read up on these guides and feel free t...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2008 19:09:16 PDT
Make your own Boston Bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Boston-Bomb/
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Thu, 31 Jan 2008 18:12:12 PST
Mysterious Lightbulb Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mysterious-Lightbulb-Prank/
Mysterious Lightbulb Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/HYGH/FA2KLY5Q/FTEHYGHFA2KLY5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/HYGH/FA2KLY5Q/FTEHYGHFA2KLY5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/HYGH/FA2KLY5Q/FTEHYGHFA2KLY5Q.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Have you ever seen the Magic Lightbulbs magicians use? Here's how to make one that will drive people crazy! Thanks to Brad Graham for the fun idea! Watch the video and then follow along with the Instructable. Hope you enjoy it! What you need... 1. (2) ordinary lightbulbs - the older the better. ...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2007 15:45:11 PST
Guitar Hero LED Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-LED-Mod/
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Wed, 14 Nov 2007 15:37:34 PST