Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:37:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Versatile Volt, Ampere, and Power Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-Volt-Ampere-and-Power-Meter/
Versatile Volt, Ampere, and Power Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRN8/JG74WYWS/F7HTRN8JG74WYWS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRN8/JG74WYWS/F7HTRN8JG74WYWS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/TRN8/JG74WYWS/F7HTRN8JG74WYWS.SMALL.jpg Andreas Spiess Multimeters are suitable for many purposes. But usually, they only measure one value at a time. If we deal with power measurements, we need two multimeters, one for voltage and the second for Ampere. And if we want to measure efficiency, we need four multimeters. Here we will build small and inexpen...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 23:34:49 PDT
Kids MP3 Music Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-MP3-Music-Box/
Kids MP3 Music Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/N0CS/JG74W7W4/FWQN0CSJG74W7W4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/N0CS/JG74W7W4/FWQN0CSJG74W7W4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/N0CS/JG74W7W4/FWQN0CSJG74W7W4.SMALL.jpg hale_b0b When looking for some new DIY projects around arduino I found some nice ideas on RFID based MP3 players for Kids. And there is one great professional toy box on the market - these guys rule. They made a great business out of their smart idea. Check out - you'll find their page!As my two kids are get...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:50:22 PDT
RGB LED Color Mixing With Arduino in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Color-Mixing-With-Arduino-in-Tinkercad/
RGB LED Color Mixing With Arduino in Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q595/JG2W219S/F5NQ595JG2W219S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q595/JG2W219S/F5NQ595JG2W219S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/Q595/JG2W219S/F5NQ595JG2W219S.SMALL.jpg circuits Let's learn how to control multi color LEDs using Arduino’s analog outputs. We'll connect an RGB LED to the Arduino Uno and compose a simple program to change its color. You can follow along virtually using Tinkercad Circuits. You can even view this lesson from within Tinkercad (free login required)...
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:50:46 PDT
Fish Feeder 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Feeder-2-1/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:38:11 PDT
Test Any MCU Using Only 4 I/O Lines http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Any-MCU-Using-Only-4-IO-Lines/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2018 11:11:27 PDT
Convert your IR Remote to RF Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Your-IR-Remote-to-RF-Remote/
Convert your IR Remote to RF Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/OTXR/JFX0N4DZ/F6KOTXRJFX0N4DZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/OTXR/JFX0N4DZ/F6KOTXRJFX0N4DZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/OTXR/JFX0N4DZ/F6KOTXRJFX0N4DZ.SMALL.jpg Tesalex In today's Instructable, I'll show you how you can use a generic RF module without a microcontroller which will eventually lead us to build a project where you can convert an IR Remote of any device to a RF Remote. The main advantage of converting an IR Remote to RF, is that, you don't have to point...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 06:24:14 PDT
Web-Connected SMART LED Animation Clock With Web-based Control Panel, Time Server Synchronized http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Connected-SMART-LED-Animation-Clock-With-Web-b/
Web-Connected SMART LED Animation Clock With Web-based Control Panel, Time Server Synchronized - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/WYNX/JG42UR9Q/F0OWYNXJG42UR9Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/WYNX/JG42UR9Q/F0OWYNXJG42UR9Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/WYNX/JG42UR9Q/F0OWYNXJG42UR9Q.SMALL.jpg jwolin The story of this clock goes back a long way - more than 30 years. My father pioneered this idea when I was just 10 years old, long before the LED revolution - back when LED's where 1/1000 the brightness of their current blinding brilliance. A true innovator, he coded in assembly language and hand w...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:34:56 PDT
Yes - No : an Arduino Driven Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Yes-No-an-Arduino-Driven-Mailbox/
Yes - No : an Arduino Driven Mailbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O6SA/JFUAHKBU/F47O6SAJFUAHKBU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O6SA/JFUAHKBU/F47O6SAJFUAHKBU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/O6SA/JFUAHKBU/F47O6SAJFUAHKBU.SMALL.jpg Raster77 In this project we're going to show you how to make your mailbox more fun and usefull. With this mailbox, if a letter is in your mail you have a nice light wich shows if you have mail, and you can controll this mailbox with bluetooth to automaticly throw away or keep your mail, with your phone.we us...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 03:01:23 PDT
Custom Macro Mechanical Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Macro-Mechanical-Keypad/
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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:14:54 PDT
Mens Erger Je Niet 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mens-Erger-Je-Niet-20/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:46:17 PDT
Motion Activated Stairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-Stairs/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:16:51 PDT
ISS Pointer Robo http://www.instructables.com/id/ISS-Pointer-Robo/
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Tue, 10 Apr 2018 03:36:07 PDT
Arduino-controlled Water Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Water-Rockets/
Arduino-controlled Water Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UU7C/JFMTBW6Z/FGIUU7CJFMTBW6Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UU7C/JFMTBW6Z/FGIUU7CJFMTBW6Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/UU7C/JFMTBW6Z/FGIUU7CJFMTBW6Z.SMALL.jpg misha.bagrianski You've all probably had a chance to do that classic high-school experiment: pop bottle rockets. You've probably taped on some fins, a paper nosecone, and presto! You launch a "rocket" that is loads of fun- and watched it fall down from the sky.Why stop there?Here, I'll show you the basics of buildin...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2018 22:31:35 PDT
Fading LED With Arduino Analog Output in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Fade-LED-Arduino-Analog-Output-Tinkercad/
Fading LED With Arduino Analog Output in Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/0KY5/JFMT9AQJ/F9L0KY5JFMT9AQJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/0KY5/JFMT9AQJ/F9L0KY5JFMT9AQJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/0KY5/JFMT9AQJ/F9L0KY5JFMT9AQJ.SMALL.gif circuits Let's learn to adjust an LED's brightness using one of the Arduino's analog outputs. You've probably already learned how to use Arduino's digital i/o pins to send HIGH and LOW signals to an LED, but some of these pins are capable of simulating a signal somewhere in between. These pins are labeled on...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 17:52:30 PDT
Arduino CNC Drawing Machine (or the Road to Success) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-CNC-Drawing-Machine-or-the-Road-to-Success/
Arduino CNC Drawing Machine (or the Road to Success) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3IC8/JFMTEQFU/FJK3IC8JFMTEQFU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3IC8/JFMTEQFU/FJK3IC8JFMTEQFU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3IC8/JFMTEQFU/FJK3IC8JFMTEQFU.SMALL.jpg joeanca This project is based on mostly items which are easy to find. The idea is to take two unused computer disk units and combine them to create an automated drawing machine which resembles a CNC machine. The pieces used out of the drives include the motors and railings from both of the drives and the p...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 14:00:55 PDT
Cheap and Simple Arduino Eggbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Simple-Arduino-Eggbot/
Cheap and Simple Arduino Eggbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/N82M/JFMTCIOE/FSKN82MJFMTCIOE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/N82M/JFMTCIOE/FSKN82MJFMTCIOE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/N82M/JFMTCIOE/FSKN82MJFMTCIOE.SMALL.jpg Niklaxzzz In this Instructables I want to show how to make a simple and cheap arduino plotter that can draw on eggs or other spherical objects. In addition, soon Easter and this homemade will be very handy Materials List of materials:-Arduino Uno -2х Stepper motor (28BYJ-48) -2x Stepper motor control board...
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 05:35:01 PDT
Reaction Time Meter (Visual, Audio and Touch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Visual-Audio-and-Touch-Reaction-Time-Meter/
Reaction Time Meter (Visual, Audio and Touch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/L5KB/JFIIV3LL/FA4L5KBJFIIV3LL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/L5KB/JFIIV3LL/FA4L5KBJFIIV3LL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/L5KB/JFIIV3LL/FA4L5KBJFIIV3LL.SMALL.jpg miniProjects Reaction time is a measure of time a person takes to identify a stimulus and produce a response. For example an athlete's audio reaction time is time elapsed between firing of gun shot (that starts the race) and him or her starting the race. Reaction time plays an important role in situations of imm...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2018 06:24:04 PDT
Automatic Drone Lap Timer - 3D Printed, Arduino Powered. http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Drone-Lap-Timer-3D-Printed-Arduino-Power/
Automatic Drone Lap Timer - 3D Printed, Arduino Powered. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/R6F1/JFIIVPXA/F1JR6F1JFIIVPXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/R6F1/JFIIVPXA/F1JR6F1JFIIVPXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/R6F1/JFIIVPXA/F1JR6F1JFIIVPXA.SMALL.jpg DIY Machines I've been growing more and more interested in the idea of First Person Video (FPV) drone racing. I've recently acquired a small drone and wanted a way of timing my laps - this is the resulting project.This drone landing pad features an integrated ultrasonic sensor that detects a drones presence. Whe...
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 13:44:40 PDT
Electronic Chameleon http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Chameleon/
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 12:35:59 PDT
Music Reactive Infinite Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reactive-Infinite-Mirror/
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 11:01:09 PDT
DIY Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Word-Clock/
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 11:41:57 PDT
Arduino Perpetual Calendar Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Perpetual-Calendar-Clock/
Arduino Perpetual Calendar Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GQDL/JF8IT5SQ/F3EGQDLJF8IT5SQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GQDL/JF8IT5SQ/F3EGQDLJF8IT5SQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/GQDL/JF8IT5SQ/F3EGQDLJF8IT5SQ.SMALL.jpg oliverb The clock uses 2 electro mechanical clock movements controlled by an Arduino to display the Day and Month. A third quartz controlled movement displays the time tide Low or High tide.The Calendar is fully automatic and takes into account leap years as well as summer and winter time changes.The clock ...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 12:42:07 PDT
Motorized Window Blinds Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Window-Blinds-Controller/
Motorized Window Blinds Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/3HUT/JF8ITVI7/FZ83HUTJF8ITVI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/3HUT/JF8ITVI7/FZ83HUTJF8ITVI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/3HUT/JF8ITVI7/FZ83HUTJF8ITVI7.SMALL.jpg cmp3mt For this project you will be creating a device that is capable of opening and closing window blinds, both automatically and manually (via a push button), based upon a time schedule and sensor data from a light dependent resistor. In addition, this device will be able to display messages to the user....
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Tue, 27 Mar 2018 09:22:58 PDT
Knife Sharpening Angle Coach With Bluetooth & Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Arduino-BNO055-Knife-Sharpening-Angle-Co/
Knife Sharpening Angle Coach With Bluetooth & Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O964/JF345CZ1/FQZO964JF345CZ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O964/JF345CZ1/FQZO964JF345CZ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/O964/JF345CZ1/FQZO964JF345CZ1.SMALL.jpg bekathwia Precision sharpening skills aren't developed overnight! Here's a high-tech way to monitor your knife angle during sharpening, with the help of an absolute orientation sensor and bluetooth microcontroller. This project is a collaboration with Alex French Guy Cooking!This is an intermediate level Ardu...
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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:52:05 PDT
DIY Attiny Programming Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Attiny-Programming-Shield/
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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 04:04:34 PDT
Acoustic Levitator Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-Levitator-Case/
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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:16:21 PDT
YouTube Subscriber Counter With LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/YouTube-Subscriber-Counter-With-LEDs/
YouTube Subscriber Counter With LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/1PD9/JEYIWFPQ/FC11PD9JEYIWFPQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/1PD9/JEYIWFPQ/FC11PD9JEYIWFPQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/1PD9/JEYIWFPQ/FC11PD9JEYIWFPQ.SMALL.jpg SebastiaanJansen This is a YouTube Subscriber counter built with an ESP8266. It uses the YouTube apiv3 to poll for changes. It's made specifically for one of my favourite youtubers Henk Rijckaert.It was featured in his livestream where the goal was to get to 9000 subscribers. Parts Needed - Electronics and Case T...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 02:40:13 PDT
Minimalist IoT Clock (using ESP8266, Adafruit.io, IFTTT, and Arduino IDE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalist-IoT-Clock-using-ESP8266-Adafruitio-IFTT/
Minimalist IoT Clock (using ESP8266, Adafruit.io, IFTTT, and Arduino IDE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FGIW/JEYIYBGV/FXAFGIWJEYIYBGV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FGIW/JEYIYBGV/FXAFGIWJEYIYBGV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/FGIW/JEYIYBGV/FXAFGIWJEYIYBGV.SMALL.jpg IgorF2 In this tutorial I show how you can make a minimalist clock synchronized with the internet. I tested it with two different ESP8266 based boards: Firebeetle and NodeMCU. The microcontroller gets current time from a Google server, and displays it on a NeoPixel LED ring. It also receives current weathe...
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:26:49 PDT
Getting Started With Arduino: What You Need to Know http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Arduino-What-You-Need-to-Know/
Getting Started With Arduino: What You Need to Know - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/U43S/JEYIY4CP/FTPU43SJEYIY4CP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/U43S/JEYIY4CP/FTPU43SJEYIY4CP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/U43S/JEYIY4CP/FTPU43SJEYIY4CP.SMALL.jpg Dangerously Explosive I have been working with Arduino and electronics for many years now, and I am still learning. In this ever-expanding world of micro-controllers, it is easy to get lost and run circles around yourself trying to find information. In this Instructable, I will be showing you:What an Arduino is and does....
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:42:29 PDT
Multiple LEDs & Breadboards With Arduino in Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-LEDs-Breadboards-With-Arduino-in-Tinkerca/
Multiple LEDs & Breadboards With Arduino in Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/HEGS/JG2J1LSF/FTCHEGSJG2J1LSF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/HEGS/JG2J1LSF/FTCHEGSJG2J1LSF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/HEGS/JG2J1LSF/FTCHEGSJG2J1LSF.SMALL.jpg circuits Let's learn how to control multiple LEDs using Arduino’s digital outputs and a breadboard. Expanding upon the last lesson on blinking an LED, We'll connect some LEDs to the Arduino Uno and compose a simple program to light them up in a pattern. You can follow along virtually using Tinkercad Circuits...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:01:27 PDT
Arduino Powered Dog Food Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Dog-Food-Dispenser/
Arduino Powered Dog Food Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/XB2K/JEYIQICA/FE0XB2KJEYIQICA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/XB2K/JEYIQICA/FE0XB2KJEYIQICA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/XB2K/JEYIQICA/FE0XB2KJEYIQICA.SMALL.jpg nmschreiber01 If your house is anything like mine, some tasks may be forgotten when in a rush. Don't let it be your pet that gets forgotten about! This automated dog food dispenser uses an Arduino to deliver the right amount of kibble at the right time. All parts are custom designed to fit and work together. I...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:13:06 PDT
Eve, the Arduino Chatbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Eve-the-Arduino-Chatter-Bot/
Eve, the Arduino Chatbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A6DF/JF348ZSG/FD8A6DFJF348ZSG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A6DF/JF348ZSG/FD8A6DFJF348ZSG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/A6DF/JF348ZSG/FD8A6DFJF348ZSG.SMALL.jpg RS3655 Hello DIYrs, have there been instances when you really wanted to share your feelings with someone and no trusted one was around? In today's busy world, this is a common instance. Well, a chatbot can help here to make you feel better. And that leads to the introduction of Eve.Eve is a cute little cha...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:46:29 PDT
The Ultimate DIY Automatic Fish Feeder: Tier 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-DIY-Automatic-Fish-Feeder-Tier-2/
The Ultimate DIY Automatic Fish Feeder: Tier 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/JNN1/JEUKOZ32/FRQJNN1JEUKOZ32.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/JNN1/JEUKOZ32/FRQJNN1JEUKOZ32.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/JNN1/JEUKOZ32/FRQJNN1JEUKOZ32.SMALL.jpg navypilot1046 The Tier 2 Feeder is a big step up from the Tier 1. This version uses an ESP8266 wifi module to sync the arduino's clock to control the feeding schedule and the tank's lighting. What You Will Need: Everything in Tier 1 except the light timer ESP8266-01 FTDI programmer (to program the ES...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:19:45 PDT
DIY Digital Spirit Level http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Spirit-Level/
DIY Digital Spirit Level - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/PTAE/JEUKNVY7/FMHPTAEJEUKNVY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/PTAE/JEUKNVY7/FMHPTAEJEUKNVY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/PTAE/JEUKNVY7/FMHPTAEJEUKNVY7.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project we will have a closer look at accelerometer ICs and find out how we can use them with an Arduino. Afterwards we will combine such an IC with a couple of complementary components and a 3D printed enclosure in order to create a digital spirit level. Let's get started! Watch the Video...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 08:50:37 PDT
Robotic Hand With Wireless Glove Controlled | NRF24L01+ | Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Hand-With-Wireless-Glove-Controlled-NRF24L/
Robotic Hand With Wireless Glove Controlled | NRF24L01+ | Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZHZO/JEST3IAN/F7HZHZOJEST3IAN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZHZO/JEST3IAN/F7HZHZOJEST3IAN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZHZO/JEST3IAN/F7HZHZOJEST3IAN.SMALL.jpg MertArduino In this video; 3D robot hand assembly, servo control, flex sensor control, wireless control with nRF24L01, Arduino receiver and transmitter source code are available. In short, in this project we will learn how to control a robot hand with a wireless glove. Video Tutorial With this tutorial video...
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Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:02:56 PDT
Line Follower Robot - Arduino Mega/uno - Very Fast Using Port Manipulation http://www.instructables.com/id/Line-Follower-Robot-Arduino-Megauno-Very-Fast-Usin/
Line Follower Robot - Arduino Mega/uno - Very Fast Using Port Manipulation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GIJJ/JEST12B4/FD2GIJJJEST12B4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GIJJ/JEST12B4/FD2GIJJJEST12B4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/GIJJ/JEST12B4/FD2GIJJJEST12B4.SMALL.jpg LaHeEB Line follower robot is a useful robot that is used in ware houses, industries, and stores etc, where it follows a dedicated path. The presented robot captures line position with IR Sensors. If the robot get off the line it will U turn and back to the line again. Also, it would stop while the designe...
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Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:09:23 PDT
Arduino Pong Clock With Temperature and Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pong-Clock-With-Temperature-and-Timer/
Arduino Pong Clock With Temperature and Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/OG63/JEOISO4E/FFYOG63JEOISO4E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/OG63/JEOISO4E/FFYOG63JEOISO4E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/OG63/JEOISO4E/FFYOG63JEOISO4E.SMALL.jpg oliverb In Pong clock mode the clock uses the classic video game Pong to tell the time The 2 players automatically win and lose so their scores show the hours and minutes. It is based on a clock by Nick Hall. This is the 2nd version of my clock and now displays temperature in slide mode and also has a timer...
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Thu, 15 Mar 2018 06:49:08 PDT
Desktop CT and 3D Scanner With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-CT-and-3D-Scanner-With-Arduino/
Desktop CT and 3D Scanner With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/398V/JEOIP2K0/F4I398VJEOIP2K0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/398V/JEOIP2K0/F4I398VJEOIP2K0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/398V/JEOIP2K0/F4I398VJEOIP2K0.SMALL.jpg jbumstead Computed tomography (CT) or computed axial tomography (CAT) is most often associated with imaging the body because it enables clinicians to see the anatomical structure inside the patient without having to do any surgery. To image inside the human body, a CT scanner requires X-rays because the radia...
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Wed, 14 Mar 2018 04:55:42 PDT
Coke Machine Can Level Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Machine-Can-Level-Detector/
Coke Machine Can Level Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/PDYK/JEOIJQHX/F2APDYKJEOIJQHX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/PDYK/JEOIJQHX/F2APDYKJEOIJQHX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/PDYK/JEOIJQHX/F2APDYKJEOIJQHX.SMALL.jpg ChrisN219 Rev 2.5 - tidied up the 3D printed parts and updated the plug connector to a common PCB unit.Rev 2 - ultrasonic "button" replaces manual push-button.Pushing a button is so old fashion, particularly when I'm already using an Ultrasonic sensor. Why not use an ultrasonic sensor to activate the can lev...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2018 06:40:13 PDT
Fake Dynamic Price Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-Dynamic-Price-Tag/
Fake Dynamic Price Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/I49N/JEIUZV1L/FBQI49NJEIUZV1L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/I49N/JEIUZV1L/FBQI49NJEIUZV1L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/I49N/JEIUZV1L/FBQI49NJEIUZV1L.SMALL.jpg msbirfday Amazon's prices change constantly. If you leave items in your shopping cart for longer than a few hours, you'll likely get alerted about minute fluctuations – $0.10 here, $2.04 there. Amazon and its merchants are obviously using some form of algorithmic pricing to squeeze the last penny out of the m...
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Fri, 9 Mar 2018 12:21:54 PST
Cardboard Spider (DIY Quadruped) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Spider-DIY-Quadruped/
Cardboard Spider (DIY Quadruped) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/S9LI/JEEUL6KX/F80S9LIJEEUL6KX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/S9LI/JEEUL6KX/F80S9LIJEEUL6KX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F80/S9LI/JEEUL6KX/F80S9LIJEEUL6KX.SMALL.jpg Raz85 Hello again and welcome to my new project.In this instructable I’ve tried to make a simple Quadruped made from materials accessible to everybody. I know to get a good looking final product you need a 3d printer and maybe a CNC, but not everybody has one of this fancy devices, so I tried to demonstra...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2018 14:28:55 PST
A Pocket Sized Touch Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Pocket-Sized-Touch-Keyboard/
A Pocket Sized Touch Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/F4QG/JEEUKWIV/F5HF4QGJEEUKWIV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/F4QG/JEEUKWIV/F5HF4QGJEEUKWIV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/F4QG/JEEUKWIV/F5HF4QGJEEUKWIV.SMALL.jpg AmalMathew In this Instructables I am going to explain about my new project called " A Pocket Sized Touch Keyboard" .It is a Arduino based small physical device used to simplify your different keyboard operations.You plugs it into your computer usb port and touch it on the capacitive touch sensor,the sensor c...
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Wed, 7 Mar 2018 11:32:58 PST
Arduino Based USB Paper Gesture Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-USB-Paper-Gesture-Mouse/
Arduino Based USB Paper Gesture Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A5MZ/JEEUB9GZ/FXKA5MZJEEUB9GZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A5MZ/JEEUB9GZ/FXKA5MZJEEUB9GZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A5MZ/JEEUB9GZ/FXKA5MZJEEUB9GZ.SMALL.jpg jugadu_in Please vote for me in the conestsI have always been pretty amazed by the Capacitive sensor library of Arduino, It makes me feel like a super human, I can make any non conductive material to act like a touch enabled controller for various use cases, So here I thought of controlling my PC with the pow...
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Tue, 6 Mar 2018 11:14:52 PST
Arduino Based CNC Plotter Made From Scrap DVD/CD Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-CNC-Plotter-Made-From-Scrap-DVDCD-Dr/
Arduino Based CNC Plotter Made From Scrap DVD/CD Drives - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YIC/JE95N5YQ/FYA8YICJE95N5YQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YIC/JE95N5YQ/FYA8YICJE95N5YQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/8YIC/JE95N5YQ/FYA8YICJE95N5YQ.SMALL.jpg Malik Kanoje Indeed, the world of web has quad trillion tons of information but when you want to build anything you need all the intricate little details. There are already a number of good DIYs, Tutorials and YouTube videos on the topic but I was unable to dive into the details needed to build this project. Hen...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 05:48:43 PST
Arduino RC Car Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RC-Car-Wheel/
Arduino RC Car Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FUDZ/JE94JGWD/FUUFUDZJE94JGWD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FUDZ/JE94JGWD/FUUFUDZJE94JGWD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FUDZ/JE94JGWD/FUUFUDZJE94JGWD.SMALL.jpg BambooEngineer This is an Instructable of my Arduino RC car Wheel in which I took a cheap RCcar and made it so the Arduino could act as a wheel, controlling the direction it goes automatically. The Arduino RC car Wheel is my first original Arduino design I am proud to say even though the code and wiring is not ver...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2018 04:47:31 PST
Arduino RFID Lock Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Lock-Tutorial/
Arduino RFID Lock Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EXN5/JE94HQEP/F64EXN5JE94HQEP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EXN5/JE94HQEP/F64EXN5JE94HQEP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/EXN5/JE94HQEP/F64EXN5JE94HQEP.SMALL.jpg educ8s Dear friends welcome to another Instructable. This is Nick from educ8s.tv and today we are going to learn how to use this RFID Reader with Arduino in order to build a simple lock system. For the first time, we are going to use RFID tags with Arduino. I have built a simple project which reads the Uni...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2018 01:03:23 PST
6WD Shock Absorption Robot For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/6WD-Shock-Absorption-Robot/
6WD Shock Absorption Robot For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/04QS/JEEULD3J/FT904QSJEEULD3J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/04QS/JEEULD3J/FT904QSJEEULD3J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/04QS/JEEULD3J/FT904QSJEEULD3J.SMALL.jpg wsurging The new design of the 6WD mobile platform, the vehicle uses 2mm aluminum alloy, aluminum spray surface treatment. 6 high-speed DC motor (original 17000 rpm), with 1:34 full metal gear box, so that the car to obtain strong off-road performance.Shock absorption design is the highlight of the car, the ...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 22:48:44 PST
Automated LEGO BB-8! http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-LEGO-BB-8/
Automated LEGO BB-8! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/BWV7/JE95F1FF/FAZBWV7JE95F1FF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/BWV7/JE95F1FF/FAZBWV7JE95F1FF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/BWV7/JE95F1FF/FAZBWV7JE95F1FF.SMALL.jpg BrownDogGadgets We absolutely LOVE the new LEGO Star Wars sets that have come out over the last couple of years. They're well designed, fun to build, and look great. What would make them even more fun is if they also moved on their own!We took an off the shelf LEGO BB-8 set and automated it so the head spins around...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 14:17:54 PST
Premiere Pro Edit Dial Controller (Seek / Play / Pause) ($6 DIY) http://www.instructables.com/id/Premiere-Pro-Edit-Dial-Controller-Seek-Play-Pause-/
Premiere Pro Edit Dial Controller (Seek / Play / Pause) ($6 DIY) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/SEQF/JE94GPWA/FTBSEQFJE94GPWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/SEQF/JE94GPWA/FTBSEQFJE94GPWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/SEQF/JE94GPWA/FTBSEQFJE94GPWA.SMALL.jpg HappyThingsMaker I’m really into making Youtube videos for Instructables. Sometimes it is hard to rewind the moment I wanted pause. So, I thought it would be nice if I had a dial for it.[ Instruction ]Manual https://sites.google.com/view/100happythings/15-p...Source Code https://github.com/happythingsmaker/Premier...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 13:08:36 PST
SMS Monitor || Dot Matrix Display || MAX7219 || SIM800L http://www.instructables.com/id/View-SMS-on-a-Dot-Matrix-Display/
SMS Monitor || Dot Matrix Display || MAX7219 || SIM800L - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/70JF/JEIV80CB/FYF70JFJEIV80CB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/70JF/JEIV80CB/FYF70JFJEIV80CB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/70JF/JEIV80CB/FYF70JFJEIV80CB.SMALL.jpg Tesalex In this video, you will learn how to use a GSM module, dot matrix display and how to display scrolling text on it. After that we will combine them together to display messages received over a GSM SIM to a dot matrix display. It is fairly easy and you can build it for your school or college projects....
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 10:20:13 PST