Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 May 2016 03:01:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to code Arduinos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Code-Arduinos/
How to code Arduinos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/Q4SE/IOO5EWLR/FCWQ4SEIOO5EWLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/Q4SE/IOO5EWLR/FCWQ4SEIOO5EWLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/Q4SE/IOO5EWLR/FCWQ4SEIOO5EWLR.SMALL.jpg supernoodle2014 So I was looking through the help section of the community when I noticed some people where having trouble with coding Arduinos, so I'm making this to help.For this Instructable you will need:ComputerArduino IDESome parts of this may be different for 3.3v Arduinos, i use a 5v Arduino so i will be te...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 14:03:17 PDT
Interfacing Motors with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-Motors-With-Arduino/
Interfacing Motors with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/5WY5/IOOXKPYV/FST5WY5IOOXKPYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/5WY5/IOOXKPYV/FST5WY5IOOXKPYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/5WY5/IOOXKPYV/FST5WY5IOOXKPYV.SMALL.jpg FlavianP Interfacing different types of motors with a micro-controller is among the most fundamental skills a maker/robotics enthusiast needs to master. In this project I'll build up on the previous project Smart Phone Controlled LED Lights using HC-05 and Arduino UNO. We'll go ahead and interface 3 differen...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 05:00:05 PDT
Multiple LED Display Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-LED-Display-Module/
Multiple LED Display Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/PKI7/IOO59NDZ/FW6PKI7IOO59NDZ.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello all,I like to work with LED displays with 7 segments or with dot matrix and I already did many different projects with them. Everytime they are interesting because there is some a kind of magic in how they can work because what you are seeing it is an optical illusion ! Displays have a lot of ...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 18:30:48 PDT
DIY Room Temperature Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Room-Temperature-Detector/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 05:17:03 PDT
Temp & Humidity Sensor with LCD Disp & LED Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/DHT11-Temperature-Humidity-Sensor-With-LCD-Display/
Temp & Humidity Sensor with LCD Disp & LED Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/GCAI/ION6O9GA/FYZGCAIION6O9GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/GCAI/ION6O9GA/FYZGCAIION6O9GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/GCAI/ION6O9GA/FYZGCAIION6O9GA.SMALL.jpg HckmstrRahul In this instructable, I have used the DHT11 Temperature & Humidity sensor & Arduino UNO to display the current temperature & humidity readings into a 16 x 2 LCD Display. Alongside, I have also created a 3-LED setup which indicates 3 sets of temperature readings (cold, hot, extreme).The DHT11 is a di...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 02:13:01 PDT
How to Use Water Flow Sensor - Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Water-Flow-Sensor-Arduino-Tutorial/
How to Use Water Flow Sensor - Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/HA05/ION6O13R/FVIHA05ION6O13R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/HA05/ION6O13R/FVIHA05ION6O13R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/HA05/ION6O13R/FVIHA05ION6O13R.SMALL.jpg codebender_cc In this tutorial you will learn how to use one water flow sensor with an Arduino board.The water flow sensor consists of a plastic valve body, a water rotor and a hall-effect sensor. When the water flows through the rotor, rotor rolls and the speed of it changes with a different rate of flow. The ha...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 00:57:06 PDT
Curie-Powered Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Curie-Powered-Dice/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 19:22:34 PDT
Arduino Password Unlock Door Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Electric-Door-Opener-Security-System/
Arduino Password Unlock Door Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VEFR/IOMP0D57/FZ3VEFRIOMP0D57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VEFR/IOMP0D57/FZ3VEFRIOMP0D57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/VEFR/IOMP0D57/FZ3VEFRIOMP0D57.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com Hello! In this Instructables guide I will show you how to make your own password unlock door system by using the Arduino uno board. I made my own circuit by using the ATmega328 micro controller but this is an optional step. In this guide I will help you to make it easily on breadboard by using the A...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 03:41:55 PDT
ARDUINO BASED VOICE ACTIVATED HOME APPLIANCES http://www.instructables.com/id/VOICE-ACTIVATED-HOME-APPLIANCES/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 02:30:09 PDT
Sound detection RGB lamp using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Detection-RGB-Lamp-Using-Arduino/
Sound detection RGB lamp using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WTNY/IOLR9Z9K/FA6WTNYIOLR9Z9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WTNY/IOLR9Z9K/FA6WTNYIOLR9Z9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/WTNY/IOLR9Z9K/FA6WTNYIOLR9Z9K.SMALL.jpg Yanniboy1994 Hello,To begin with this project is not finished yet!In this project I am making a lamp with multiple colors using RGB leds. My idea is to try to let the lamp change color if it detects a sound in the area. If you get annoyed from the changing colors every time you make a sound, you can always put t...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:36:41 PDT
DIWire Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DI-Wire-Lamp/
DIWire Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SMALL.jpg SageH2 The DIWire lamp is a product that came from multiple prototypes using the DIWire Bender. It started as an upside down bowl on top of a poorly made lamp base. After multiple iterations it turned into a fully functional lamp that changes colors and utilizes multiple machines in its making. Im a senior...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:01:57 PDT
Connect Your Raspberry Pi and Arduino Uno! http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-Your-Raspberry-Pi-and-Arduino-Uno/
Connect Your Raspberry Pi and Arduino Uno! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R1PU/IOKMDBLL/FSWR1PUIOKMDBLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R1PU/IOKMDBLL/FSWR1PUIOKMDBLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/R1PU/IOKMDBLL/FSWR1PUIOKMDBLL.SMALL.jpg KNEXnCoding Both the Raspberry Pi and Arduino Uno are very powerful devices, good at different things. The Arduino boards are awesome at reading inputs and outputs from various different things. The Raspberry Pi is basically a mini, open-source Linux computer. If you put these two together, your options are lim...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:34:03 PDT
Enhanced Spider Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-Spider-Robot/
Enhanced Spider Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/5NTL/IOKMEIG4/FSZ5NTLIOKMEIG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/5NTL/IOKMEIG4/FSZ5NTLIOKMEIG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/5NTL/IOKMEIG4/FSZ5NTLIOKMEIG4.SMALL.jpg botdemy I’m always looking for a new project to do at my robotics workshop for kids. While spider robots are intriguing, almost all of them are either too complex involving 10+ servos or way over-budget for my workshop. In search for cheaper alternatives, I found this project: http://letsmakerobots.com/nod...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 22:32:19 PDT
SmartPhone Controlled RGB MOOD Light http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartPhone-Controlled-RGB-MOOD-Light/
SmartPhone Controlled RGB MOOD Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WEWI/IOK9MAPB/F84WEWIIOK9MAPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WEWI/IOK9MAPB/F84WEWIIOK9MAPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/WEWI/IOK9MAPB/F84WEWIIOK9MAPB.SMALL.jpg geekrex Mood lamps are always fascinating for me and is a very good project for starters to start with Arduino.What is a Mood Lamp ?Mood lamps are lighting devices that are used to establish a particular feeling or mood within a room. In some cases, this type of lamp may be a small device that is plugged in...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 15:10:31 PDT
The Simplest Buzzer Tutorial; Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-Buzzer-Tutorial-Using-Arduino/
The Simplest Buzzer Tutorial; Using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/N906/IOIU7Z4D/FFNN906IOIU7Z4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/N906/IOIU7Z4D/FFNN906IOIU7Z4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/N906/IOIU7Z4D/FFNN906IOIU7Z4D.SMALL.jpg miymakers Hey Makers,Lets make a Simple Quiz Buzzer using Arduino! ​What we can do with it? What we can do with it?Quiz Game BuzzerPlay Tunes and lots more…………. Things Required Arduino Uno (Buy From Amazon.in) (Buy From Amazon.com) >Buzzer (Buy From Amazon.in) (Buy From Amazon.com) >Switch (B...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 09:41:16 PDT
RFID Door Lock With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Door-Lock-With-Arduino-1/
RFID Door Lock With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/FV46/IOIWE09S/F7FFV46IOIWE09S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/FV46/IOIWE09S/F7FFV46IOIWE09S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/FV46/IOIWE09S/F7FFV46IOIWE09S.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official Here we are with the classic RFID door lock. It's classic in that whole, "We live in the future and take it for granted at this point" sense. In this tutorial, we will set up a door latch that can be opened with the swipe of an RFID Tag! We will program a list of acceptable 'key' cards that will unl...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 09:21:15 PDT
Virtual Reality Safety Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Reality-Safety-Helmet/
Virtual Reality Safety Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/14U7/IOH8PQRC/F3O14U7IOH8PQRC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/14U7/IOH8PQRC/F3O14U7IOH8PQRC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/14U7/IOH8PQRC/F3O14U7IOH8PQRC.SMALL.jpg albenbrewder Wearing a Virtual Reality headset can be extremely dangerous, especially so if you are walking (or running) through Virtual Worlds. Running into walls or other objects can be prevented if this safety helmet is worn.In operation, the ultrasonic detector (on the top of the helmet), emits a beeping sou...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 16:12:08 PDT
KASHUP-wheels A hybrid segway http://www.instructables.com/id/KASHUP-wheels-a-Hybrid-Segway/
KASHUP-wheels A hybrid segway - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YO6J/IOEKNKWM/FQTYO6JIOEKNKWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YO6J/IOEKNKWM/FQTYO6JIOEKNKWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/YO6J/IOEKNKWM/FQTYO6JIOEKNKWM.SMALL.jpg PATEL AKASH R It is an electric powered personal vehicle one type of RMP-robot mobility platform.Highlights:1. Comes with throttle for speed variation.2. Led lights making it attractive3. Tubeless tires –no need of air filling.4. Operating time more than 2 hours with 5. 2 Dead man switch.6. Gryo sensors for lef...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 22:27:44 PDT
GSM Solar Powered Wind Station http://www.instructables.com/id/GSM-Solar-Powered-Wind-Station/
GSM Solar Powered Wind Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/ZH24/IOEKNPGJ/F5QZH24IOEKNPGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/ZH24/IOEKNPGJ/F5QZH24IOEKNPGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/ZH24/IOEKNPGJ/F5QZH24IOEKNPGJ.SMALL.jpg tfrgrp00 The goal of this project is to build a autonomous station that gives wind speed and direction.The station will answer phone calls and deliver informations over speech synthesis. Material used : 1 Wind sensor (ebay.ch Davis Vantage Pro $125)1 Arduino mega 2560 (playzone.ch $50)1 GSM shield (playzo...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 07:20:03 PDT
Running Ham Palace V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Running-Ham-Palace-V2/
Running Ham Palace V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/0W13/IOEKNSQ4/F360W13IOEKNSQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/0W13/IOEKNSQ4/F360W13IOEKNSQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/0W13/IOEKNSQ4/F360W13IOEKNSQ4.SMALL.jpg Yo seba Hi everyone!This project is about the internet of things and how we can start making simple things that can make us understand how fast are the technologies developing that can make that futuristic thing become reality. I love my hamster, was a gift of the creator of the original running ham, with t...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 07:13:20 PDT
Arduino Treasure Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Treasure-Hunt/
Arduino Treasure Hunt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/H25M/IOHGUUGW/FE2H25MIOHGUUGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/H25M/IOHGUUGW/FE2H25MIOHGUUGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/H25M/IOHGUUGW/FE2H25MIOHGUUGW.SMALL.jpg amachinetech I have always liked movies like National Treasure and the like. Ones that has a team of people that are running all over trying to solve some riddle or a string of riddles to, get the gold, get the girl, save the world, become instantly rich,etc. I have three adult children and getting them gifts fo...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 13:34:33 PDT
Attiny 85 Led Ladder Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny-85-Led-Ladder-Game/
Attiny 85 Led Ladder Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/Q3IO/IOH8NNAC/F2JQ3IOIOH8NNAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/Q3IO/IOH8NNAC/F2JQ3IOIOH8NNAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/Q3IO/IOH8NNAC/F2JQ3IOIOH8NNAC.SMALL.jpg Kostas Sarioglou First f all I would like to point out that this project is not made by me, (I made the device shown here following another instructable).The sole purpose of this instructable is to correct lots of the mistakes the previous project had.This is the link for the original one: http://www.instructables.c...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 19:48:23 PDT
HAL-9000 Arduino Talking Extension Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/HAL-9000-Arduino-Talking-Extension-Cord/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:51:09 PDT
Desktop NeoPixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-NeoPixel-Clock/
Desktop NeoPixel Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/5VSF/IOEKNF49/FDM5VSFIOEKNF49.SMALL.gif joshua.brooks A couple of weeks ago, I noticed the hole in my monitor stand at work is almost exacly the same diameter as a ring of 24 NeoPixels that I had lying around. The back of the monitor faces several coworkers, so I decided to put the ring and another, smaller one to good use to make a functional clock us...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 17:42:42 PDT
WIRELESS GAMING CONSOLE USING HUMAN GESTURES http://www.instructables.com/id/WIRELESS-GAMING-CONSOLE-USING-HUMAN-GESTURES/
WIRELESS GAMING CONSOLE USING HUMAN GESTURES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR Gesture based Game controller and Game design Guide....(both Hardware and software !!) Introduction Now a days virtual environment is considered as a means of efficient human interaction. This is defined by the diversified field of application. The range of applications include phobia therapy, mi...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 03:04:25 PDT
DIY | Easy Arduino Laser Tripwire Security System! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Arduino-Laser-Tripwire-Security-System/
DIY | Easy Arduino Laser Tripwire Security System! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/L20K/IOEKKV94/FCFL20KIOEKKV94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/L20K/IOEKKV94/FCFL20KIOEKKV94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/L20K/IOEKKV94/FCFL20KIOEKKV94.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak In this tutorial I will be teaching you how you can build your own Laser Tripwire Security System at home!You will need the following components and materials: LED light Laser Module Laser Sensor Module Speaker or Piezo Buzzer 2 Small Breadboards with sticky tape on the back Arduino Breadboard wire...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:07:33 PDT
Joystick Controlled Robot Arm Using an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Joystick-Controlled-Robot-Arm-Using-an-Arduino/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 08:20:48 PDT
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3x3x3-LED-Cube-for-Arduino-Nano/
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak Hi everyone!My name is RGBFreak and I created a YouTube channel quite recently.I love DIY and I especially love LED's, so that's why I decided to make my own 3x3x3 LED Cube!You will need the following items to make this LED Cube: • 27 single colored LED's. • Arduino Nano or one of his bigger broth...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 02:01:27 PDT
Handmade claw http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade-Claw/
Handmade claw - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/XWPB/IOEXU1OY/FNAXWPBIOEXU1OY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/XWPB/IOEXU1OY/FNAXWPBIOEXU1OY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/XWPB/IOEXU1OY/FNAXWPBIOEXU1OY.SMALL.jpg Brendan Alcott These 6 easy steps will tell you how to make a wooden claw machine controlled with Arduino. Print all of your pieces Either handcut or laser cut all of your pieces Aquire your parts You will need 4 SG90 servos, 4 Potentiometers, and a box of half inch nuts and screws. Put you pieces together...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 18:55:37 PDT
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeping-Remote-Controlled-Camera-Mount/
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SMALL.jpg THertz This camera mount gives you the ability to control it from a distance and rotate it 180 degrees. I will be using a GoPro in my project, but you can use almost any camera that you can secure to the mount.Also in this instructable we will learn how to control a servo motor with remote control, this wi...
By: THertz

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Thu, 19 May 2016 19:30:41 PDT
Arduino countdown timer with setup buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Countdown-Timer-With-Setup-Buttons/
Arduino countdown timer with setup buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/DX6V/IOEKFG2X/FQQDX6VIOEKFG2X.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this Instructables guide I will show you how to make your own Arduino two digit countdown timer. I made my own circuit by using the ATmega328 micro controller but this is an optional step. In this guide I will help you to make it easily on breadboard by using the Arduino uno board!We will be able...
By: Ardumotive_com

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Thu, 19 May 2016 11:43:19 PDT
DIY WiFi Outlet (HariFun#135) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-WiFi-Outlet-HariFun135/
DIY WiFi Outlet (HariFun#135) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/EOQ9/IOD4EYHB/FEDEOQ9IOD4EYHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/EOQ9/IOD4EYHB/FEDEOQ9IOD4EYHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/EOQ9/IOD4EYHB/FEDEOQ9IOD4EYHB.SMALL.jpg HariFun In this instructable, I will take you along on my journey of building this WiFi Outlet. Parts The final box will contain:ESP8266 (any version will do) 5V Relay Module AMS1117 Low Drop Out Regulator 1K Resistor Duplex Outlet Wall Box Wall Plate Cellphone Charger (5V output) Power CordOnly needed w...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 21:01:30 PDT
SmokerDuino V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/SmokerDuino-V2/
SmokerDuino V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/FVQE/IOD4DW9V/FD4FVQEIOD4DW9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/FVQE/IOD4DW9V/FD4FVQEIOD4DW9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/FVQE/IOD4DW9V/FD4FVQEIOD4DW9V.SMALL.jpg rjkorn They say "low & slow is the way to go". I had built a simple Smoker controller in a previous instructable. For V2 it's time to go big. I had posted a Wifi Meat Thermometer here before. I figured why not combine that with the smoker controller. I got this car diagnostic meter at a swapmeet and decide...
By: rjkorn

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Wed, 18 May 2016 11:02:04 PDT
Humidity Spy Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Humidity-Spy-Book/
Humidity Spy Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SMALL.jpg RoniBandini After some years dedicated to Kindle lobby, it is time to stand up for the classic paper book, which is far from perfect as the spoon and of course it cannot be used to eat soup.One friend that works as a librarian told me that humidity is the key factor in books conservation, so I have decided to m...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 05:20:33 PDT
Easy Arduino LED Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Arduino-LED-Dice/
Easy Arduino LED Dice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/M83S/IOABQYGR/FFRM83SIOABQYGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/M83S/IOABQYGR/FFRM83SIOABQYGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/M83S/IOABQYGR/FFRM83SIOABQYGR.SMALL.jpg madisonfried This instrcutable will show you how to hook up LEDs to show a face of a dice when a pushbutton is pressed. Supplies For this project you will need to following:11 long jumper wires 7 short jumper wires 7 LEDs1 breadboard1 Arduino Uno1 USB cable for the Arduino1 push button 1 resistor Start w...
By: madisonfried

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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:23:10 PDT
DIY standalone Weather Station powered by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Standalone-Weather-Station-Powered-by-Arduino/
DIY standalone Weather Station powered by Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QHKO/IOAAUFGV/FLHQHKOIOAAUFGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QHKO/IOAAUFGV/FLHQHKOIOAAUFGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QHKO/IOAAUFGV/FLHQHKOIOAAUFGV.SMALL.jpg crakensio Hello Makers out thereAgain this is not a Step by step Instructable . Like always i forgot to take take snaps since the inception of this project. The idea of Building a community weather station using Open hardware Kicked a long back. We people from a local DIY community build this weather station....
By: crakensio

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Mon, 16 May 2016 23:13:40 PDT
Flip-Flop CyliBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Flop-CyliBot/
Flip-Flop CyliBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/1Q04/IO8LBOSU/FOD1Q04IO8LBOSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/1Q04/IO8LBOSU/FOD1Q04IO8LBOSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/1Q04/IO8LBOSU/FOD1Q04IO8LBOSU.SMALL.jpg gwfong This is an Android controlled, Bluetooth signaled, 3-wheeled, 3D printed cylinder shaped Arduino bot that flip-flops when quickly reversing directions. The genesis for this bot came after I had polished off a can of Pepperidge Farm Creme Filled Pirouette Rolled Wafers. I naively thought, stick motor...
By: gwfong

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Mon, 16 May 2016 23:59:21 PDT
Wireless digital scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Digital-Scale/
Wireless digital scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/V8K0/IOABO7SZ/F1RV8K0IOABO7SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/V8K0/IOABO7SZ/F1RV8K0IOABO7SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/V8K0/IOABO7SZ/F1RV8K0IOABO7SZ.SMALL.jpg jbike This scale is wireless. It may be useful where you can't operate a normal scale, due to the weather outside, or if you don't want to scare birds or other creatures away. With this scale you can weigh them. In this instructable, I used a 0 to 1 Kg load cell since I wanted to weigh hummingbirds and o...
By: jbike

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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:50:39 PDT
How to measure temperature very accurately with an Arduino and a TSYS01 Temperature Sensor Board. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-Temperature-Very-Accurately-With-an/
How to measure temperature very accurately with an Arduino and a TSYS01 Temperature Sensor Board. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SMALL.jpg Apocalyt While studying in university we were challenged as part of a course work into designing a box with very accurate temperature control. If the project were to succeed, multiple boxes were to be built and used in a research project studying the effect of surface material on the perceived temperature of...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 09:44:28 PDT
Automatically Opening / Closing a Box With a Linear Actuator and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatically-Opening-Closing-a-Box-With-a-Linear-/
Automatically Opening / Closing a Box With a Linear Actuator and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/024T/IO8U4PRT/F4C024TIO8U4PRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/024T/IO8U4PRT/F4C024TIO8U4PRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/024T/IO8U4PRT/F4C024TIO8U4PRT.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official There's a simple joy in pressing a button that opens a box for you. Sure there are quicker and more efficient ways to open a box, but nothing compares to the magic of an actuating lid. For this tutorial, we will be making a box that opens and closes using an Arduino and a small Linear Actuator. P...
By: robotgeek_official

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Mon, 16 May 2016 08:17:59 PDT
LAP - Purifying water with new technologies and algea http://www.instructables.com/id/LAP-Purifying-Water-With-New-Technologies-and-Alge/
LAP - Purifying water with new technologies and algea - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SMALL.jpg AlexandreI4 This Instructable is kind of a story where we will show you how our project has evolved through the year. Our project counts a few big blocks that we'll present in each Step, so tag along ! You don't have to read the whole intro, we'll present the technical features in the next steps (step 3 it come...
By: AlexandreI4

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Mon, 16 May 2016 06:56:58 PDT
LED ring clock with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ring-Clock-With-Arduino/
LED ring clock with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/B8BB/IO8U2X7M/FPLB8BBIO8U2X7M.SMALL.jpg Gyalu1 Watching pchretien's Fibonacci clock last week, I decided to share my LED ring clock project.As you can see the time is represented on two WS2812 LED rings.In the outer ring there are 24 LEDs, it shows the hours from 0 to 24. The different colors don't have any meaning here, only help you to count t...
By: Gyalu1

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Mon, 16 May 2016 07:22:04 PDT
Arduino Nano: Log GPS Information to MicorSD Card With Visuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Log-GPS-Information-to-MicorSD-Card-W/
Arduino Nano: Log GPS Information to MicorSD Card With Visuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/7X72/IO8U32UM/F3K7X72IO8U32UM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/7X72/IO8U32UM/F3K7X72IO8U32UM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/7X72/IO8U32UM/F3K7X72IO8U32UM.SMALL.jpg BoianM MicroSD Cards are cheap and easy data storage medium, and they are very convenient for storing Arduino sensor data. There are also a number of cheap readily available MicroSD Card Modules for Arduino, and I already made Instructable on how to log Ultrasonic Ranger distance to MicroSD Card. I also ma...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 07:10:28 PDT
3d Printed Arduino Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Arduino-Tank/
3d Printed Arduino Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/4FQ4/IO8W8081/FED4FQ4IO8W8081.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/4FQ4/IO8W8081/FED4FQ4IO8W8081.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/4FQ4/IO8W8081/FED4FQ4IO8W8081.SMALL.jpg oisrjf Purpose and Description:The purpose was to familiarize ourselves with remote controlled things and working on something that we like. Richard is a big fan of trucks and tanks and that was pretty much our main source of inspiration. We wanted to make a tank that do not shoot anything in order to meet...
By: oisrjf

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Sun, 15 May 2016 20:47:57 PDT
Simple, Cheap Motor Driver Board for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Motor-Driver-Board-for-Arduino/
Simple, Cheap Motor Driver Board for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/5DH3/IO7EOIT5/F6Q5DH3IO7EOIT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/5DH3/IO7EOIT5/F6Q5DH3IO7EOIT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/5DH3/IO7EOIT5/F6Q5DH3IO7EOIT5.SMALL.jpg Tanmay Deuskar Many projects with Arduino often need motors, whether it is a car or a vacuum cleaner or anything else. But the problem is that you cannot connect a motor directly to Arduino as the output current is very low. So, you can use an H-bridge circuit to operate the motors. The H-bridge circuit can operat...
By: Tanmay Deuskar

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Sat, 14 May 2016 21:05:28 PDT
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-LEDs-Controller-20/
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SMALL.jpg AlexandreI4 Ever wanted a color-changing LED array above your bed or in your living room ? Want to make your own Christmas lights ? You want to control exactly how your LEDs are going to behave ? Have an automatic turn ON/OFF, different colors on every different day etc...Also, this project is pretty easy, fast...
By: AlexandreI4

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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:57:52 PDT
Link http://www.instructables.com/id/Link/
Link - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3J1T/IO6E0ROQ/F8Z3J1TIO6E0ROQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3J1T/IO6E0ROQ/F8Z3J1TIO6E0ROQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/3J1T/IO6E0ROQ/F8Z3J1TIO6E0ROQ.SMALL.jpg pierrechevalier83 Inspired by our modern world, in which distance is an unspoken member of every relationship, we developed Link.Link is a platform to connect people in a simple yet meaningful way. Powered by the internet of things and the intel edison platform, Link allows you to connect with your loved ones and hav...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:39:16 PDT
THE Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-Cleaner/
THE Cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/545I/IO7GTMSC/FYH545IIO7GTMSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/545I/IO7GTMSC/FYH545IIO7GTMSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/545I/IO7GTMSC/FYH545IIO7GTMSC.SMALL.jpg soleil123 The Cleaner is a robot which cleans all type of things include pipes controled by mobile phone. it works on all the types of terrain. Mechanical concept In this step , we make a mechanical concept for our robot . we have every mechanical parts in the first picture and we have two pictures for ou...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:31:13 PDT
Arduino Uno Tutorial #2 - The Buzzer Song http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-Tutorial-2-the-Buzzer-Song/
Arduino Uno Tutorial #2 - The Buzzer Song - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3MM7/IO7GRV7F/F0G3MM7IO7GRV7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3MM7/IO7GRV7F/F0G3MM7IO7GRV7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3MM7/IO7GRV7F/F0G3MM7IO7GRV7F.SMALL.jpg CarlosOliveira Hello everyone, as I saw that my first tutorial had been a good gamble, I decided that I'm gonna do a series of Arduino Uno tutorials for you! What you need For the buzzer song, you will gonna need :-Arduino Uno Board ;-A Buzzer (I don't have a breadboard, so I improvised with jumper wires)-Usb c...
By: CarlosOliveira

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Sat, 14 May 2016 16:55:15 PDT
1Sheeld Controlled Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/1Sheeld-Controlled-Robotic-Arm/
1Sheeld Controlled Robotic Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/BE1K/IO5Z7NCZ/FR9BE1KIO5Z7NCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/BE1K/IO5Z7NCZ/FR9BE1KIO5Z7NCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/BE1K/IO5Z7NCZ/FR9BE1KIO5Z7NCZ.SMALL.jpg L1Ranger Using 1Sheeld, remote control an Arduino powered robotic arm with your Smartphone/Tablet. Essentials You will require the following items, or equivalent.1) Any Arduino powered robotic arm. Pictured is the Lynxmotion AL5D2) Lynxmotion BotBoarduino3) 1Sheeld and Android Smartphone/Tablet4) Lynxmoti...
By: L1Ranger

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Fri, 13 May 2016 15:36:19 PDT