Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:55:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Alohomora :: Unlock The Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Alohomora-Unlock-the-Door/
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By: chienline

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:07:02 PDT
Available Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Available-Lamp/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:29:14 PDT
SMART Boardgame http://www.instructables.com/id/SMART-Boardgame/
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By: Florisch

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:08:02 PDT
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-8x8-LED-Matrix/
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SMALL.jpg go_cool In this instructable I'm going to show you how to Interface with LED matrix using an Arduino and MAX7219 IC, this project can be used to make low resolution images using LEDs. This project is very simple to build and serves as a basics to getting started with controlling a large number of LEDs using...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:08:43 PDT
DIY: A 5 Minutes Contactless OLED Thermometer With Arduino And MLX90614 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-5-Minutes-Contactless-OLED-Thermometer-With-/
DIY: A 5 Minutes Contactless OLED Thermometer With Arduino And MLX90614 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/28TT/IPYCABXS/F6F28TTIPYCABXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/28TT/IPYCABXS/F6F28TTIPYCABXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/28TT/IPYCABXS/F6F28TTIPYCABXS.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello, everyone ! Today I'm going to show you how to make a contactless OLED thermometer with Arduino UNO and Infrared temp sensor MLX90614 in 5 minutes. This project is very simple, it requires basic programming and electronic skills to make it.Lets beging ! Materials for the project To make you...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 03:54:44 PDT
TOWA Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/TOWA-Phone/
TOWA Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ID89/IPYA8K23/F4IID89IPYA8K23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ID89/IPYA8K23/F4IID89IPYA8K23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/ID89/IPYA8K23/F4IID89IPYA8K23.SMALL.jpg Acmecorporation Some days ago, when i was scrounging through the closet i've found an old rotary dialer telephone. These kind of telephone cannot be used nowdays due to incompatibility between pulse and tone dialing.Before trash it i ask to myself: how can i transform it ?TOWA PhoneThere Once Was A TelephoneMy aim ...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:28:35 PDT
Smart board game http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Board-Game/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:26:13 PDT
Gesture Controlled IoT Switch (with IFTTT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Controlled-IoT-Switch-with-IFTTT/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:55:41 PDT
Automatic Program Starter with Motion Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Program-Starter-With-Motion-Sensor/
Automatic Program Starter with Motion Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GZG5/IPWX4N3W/FDPGZG5IPWX4N3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GZG5/IPWX4N3W/FDPGZG5IPWX4N3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GZG5/IPWX4N3W/FDPGZG5IPWX4N3W.SMALL.jpg PeterSmaal Hi there! Welcome to my instructable!I decided to make a distance sensor based application / program starter for my pc, since I'm too lazy to start the programs myself!You will need the following parts:Hardware:- 3mm plywood (60cm x 60cm will do the job).- A computer / laptop- A lasercutter- Arduino...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 02:19:10 PDT
Launch platform for straw-rockets controlled by arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Launch-Platform-for-Straw-rockets-Controlled-by-Ar/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:45:18 PDT
Child Piano Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Child-Piano-Toy/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:37:41 PDT
Smartphone Controlled Arduino Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Controlled-Arduino-Rover/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:56:10 PDT
CNC Hanging Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-HANGING-PLOTTER/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:18:06 PDT
A Morse Code Translator( Light -> Text & Text ->Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Morse-Code-Translator-Light-Text-Text-Light/
A Morse Code Translator( Light -> Text & Text ->Light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/3O79/IPTJARPV/F5I3O79IPTJARPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/3O79/IPTJARPV/F5I3O79IPTJARPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/3O79/IPTJARPV/F5I3O79IPTJARPV.SMALL.jpg RaedT this is for my entry in the automation contest, I wanted to try something that has a little bit of code in it.the project is divided into two main states(Read Light and Write Light) which are transitionable by a button1-converting Light to Text, this was the most challenging part; using an LDR i n...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:16:12 PDT
Program an Arduino Wireless over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-an-Arduino-Wireless-Over-Bluetooth/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:01:47 PDT
Arduino Automatic Milk feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Milk-Feeder/
Arduino Automatic Milk feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR When puppies are born they are wrapped in a clear sac called the amniotic membrane. This membrane must be removed from the puppy’s face in order for it to breathe.Once it is cleared it will start crawling towards its mother,About First milk :- Colostrum is the milk that the mother produces the first...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:14:36 PDT
Making a Hypnotic disk using an Arduino and small DC motor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Hypnotic-Disk-Using-an-Arduino-and-Small-/
Making a Hypnotic disk using an Arduino and small DC motor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/NR5B/IPSMF5TE/FUONR5BIPSMF5TE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/NR5B/IPSMF5TE/FUONR5BIPSMF5TE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/NR5B/IPSMF5TE/FUONR5BIPSMF5TE.SMALL.jpg R Jordan Kreindler My attention was captured by an old movie I recently saw. It showed a spinning spiral disk that put people into a hypnotic trance. So, I decided to build one. Of course, my ‘hypnotic’ disk has not hypnotized any subjects - yet, although it is still early times. However, this disk is inexpensive, en...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:25:11 PDT
Home automation with arduino, buttons ,LCD ,EEPROM AND Smart Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-With-Arduino-Buttons-LCD-EEPROM-AN/
Home automation with arduino, buttons ,LCD ,EEPROM AND Smart Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9SDQ/IPSKB2B4/F4D9SDQIPSKB2B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9SDQ/IPSKB2B4/F4D9SDQIPSKB2B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4D/9SDQ/IPSKB2B4/F4D9SDQIPSKB2B4.SMALL.jpg awaiskhawar Now we can control hull home with smart Phone Hardware Required for home automation you can add different things i choose switching or relay In this project you will control switcher by mobile .if mobile is not present you can also operate with keypad I also add lcd in the project to see the the...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:33:41 PDT
HyperDuino-based CubeSat http://www.instructables.com/id/HyperDuino-based-CubeSat/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:42:54 PDT
Peggy - Arduino portable RF rain tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Peggy-Arduino-Portable-RF-Rain-Tracker/
Peggy - Arduino portable RF rain tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/ZJH3/IPQMA75U/FC0ZJH3IPQMA75U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/ZJH3/IPQMA75U/FC0ZJH3IPQMA75U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/ZJH3/IPQMA75U/FC0ZJH3IPQMA75U.SMALL.jpg Acmecorporation My country mild climate lets the sun to shine for the greatest part of the year, then tumble driers are not widely used and so we often use to drain clothes in the sun.What to do when a sudden rainfall comes?This project has been made for anyone drain clothes in the sun or, simply, needs an alert wh...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:43:00 PDT
1st BM ARDUINO CONTROLLED CAR WITH HC-SR04 http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-CONTROLLED-CAR-WITH-HC-SR04/
1st BM ARDUINO CONTROLLED CAR WITH HC-SR04 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XOZ3/IPQ4LG9T/FSKXOZ3IPQ4LG9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XOZ3/IPQ4LG9T/FSKXOZ3IPQ4LG9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XOZ3/IPQ4LG9T/FSKXOZ3IPQ4LG9T.SMALL.jpg BILL MOUGIOS With this project I want to show you the way on how to convert an RC car into an Auto Controlled car with Arduino Uno R3. ​Required Materials: RC car (with separated back wheel motors) Arduino Uno R3 9V battary Wires Ultra Sonic sensor HC-SR04 On/Off switchWire cutterElectric drill Connecting R...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 06:47:41 PDT
Arduino Mosquito Repeller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mosquito-Repeller/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 06:29:10 PDT
DIY RELAY MODULE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RELAY-MODULE/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:23:44 PDT
Home automation using arduino with wifi, bluetooth and IR remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-Using-Arduino-With-Wifi-Bluetooth-/
Home automation using arduino with wifi, bluetooth and IR remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SMALL.jpg Amith MP This is a tutorial to show how to build a home automation system using arduino with Wifi [ESP8266-01], bluetooth (HC-05) and IR remote control. Home automation results in a smarter home and is used to provide a higher and healthier standard of living. The beauty of a home automation system is that i...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:06:12 PDT
Fly a mini-drone with your computer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fly-a-Mini-drone-With-Your-Computer/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 23:18:11 PDT
DIY Electric Soil Finger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Soil-Finger/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:02:33 PDT
GIANT ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/GIANT-ESP8266/
GIANT ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/XTT6/IPMWOGAS/FLLXTT6IPMWOGAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/XTT6/IPMWOGAS/FLLXTT6IPMWOGAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/XTT6/IPMWOGAS/FLLXTT6IPMWOGAS.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everyone,today i would like to shine some light to a microcontroller that is changing the planet. a $3 wifi arduino that has leaped the DIY electronics world within the last few months. already at their 12+ version, ESP8266 is getting better everyday. it saddens me to see so many people are st...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 04:34:57 PDT
Arduino Attiny Programming Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Attiny-Programming-Shield/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 04:47:48 PDT
PM10 Real-time and Forecast Display http://www.instructables.com/id/PM10-Real-time-and-Forecast-Display/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:58:41 PDT
Iluminated huge wooden letters with "just married detector" http://www.instructables.com/id/Iluminated-Huge-Wooden-Letters-With-just-Married-D/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 17:56:27 PDT
Make your own 10x10 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-10x10-LED-Matrix/
Make your own 10x10 LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/TJRG/IPMPDQKV/F3FTJRGIPMPDQKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/TJRG/IPMPDQKV/F3FTJRGIPMPDQKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/TJRG/IPMPDQKV/F3FTJRGIPMPDQKV.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to combine commonly available WS2812B RGB LEDs with an Arduino Nano in order to create a colorful 10x10 LED Matrix. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all the basic information you need to create your own LED Matrix. In the next steps howev...
By: GreatScottLab

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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:28:29 PDT
RC Mini Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Mini-Rover/
RC Mini Rover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/YTUV/IPMV8GU7/FT0YTUVIPMV8GU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/YTUV/IPMV8GU7/FT0YTUVIPMV8GU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/YTUV/IPMV8GU7/FT0YTUVIPMV8GU7.SMALL.jpg botdemy I am hosting a jr robotics summer camp where kids are going to learn about mechatronics and build this mini rover as a final project. My design criterial were keep it small, inexpensive, simple, and remote controlled. While looking for a cheap tracked platform, I found this inexpensive mini rover c...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:50:18 PDT
Mobile Roomba-Mounted Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Rumba-Mounted-Crane/
Mobile Roomba-Mounted Crane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/MN1R/IPOC325E/FNFMN1RIPOC325E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/MN1R/IPOC325E/FNFMN1RIPOC325E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/MN1R/IPOC325E/FNFMN1RIPOC325E.SMALL.jpg Levi Evans For our STEM Skills class, Hoang-Viet Tran, Joachim Kennedy, and I (Levi Evans) decided to construct a crane mounted upon a Roomba that would articulate its arm and bring a hook up and down. Acquire Materials 1. Roomba2. Perforated Wood Slats (2ft by 2ft)3. Erector Sets (You can use wood, metal, ...
By: Levi Evans

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 07:03:21 PDT
WiFi / Internet / Android Controlled Nerf Vulcan Sentry Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Internet-Android-Controlled-Nerf-Vulcan-Sentr/
WiFi / Internet / Android Controlled Nerf Vulcan Sentry Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/RTSZ/IPK93FF2/FO4RTSZIPK93FF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/RTSZ/IPK93FF2/FO4RTSZIPK93FF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/RTSZ/IPK93FF2/FO4RTSZIPK93FF2.SMALL.jpg L1Ranger Using a WiFi shield to connect to a router, control a sentry gun using a terminal emulator installed on your laptop, or with an app installed on your Android device.If your router is connected to the internet, this sentry gun could theoretically be controlled from anywhere in the world as long as yo...
By: L1Ranger

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 07:00:23 PDT
THE DIY ARDUINO BOARD FOR 5$ http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-DIY-ARDUINO-BOARD-FOR-5/
THE DIY ARDUINO BOARD FOR 5$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/J6L5/IPJT917M/FIOJ6L5IPJT917M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/J6L5/IPJT917M/FIOJ6L5IPJT917M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/J6L5/IPJT917M/FIOJ6L5IPJT917M.SMALL.jpg DIYmechanics The arduino board is an open-source electronic prototyping platform used by hobbyist,artist,designers,makers etc... The arduino is simple to use rather than any other prototyping board!.I spoiled so much money on buying the arduino boards :( But now i make my own custom Arduino board for my project...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:17:22 PDT
Animated LED Zombie Plush Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-LED-Zombie-Plush-Toy/
Animated LED Zombie Plush Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/9ZHY/IPH0PKWE/F579ZHYIPH0PKWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/9ZHY/IPH0PKWE/F579ZHYIPH0PKWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/9ZHY/IPH0PKWE/F579ZHYIPH0PKWE.SMALL.jpg Andre5000 Hi everyone! In this tutorial we are creating a cool zombie with animated eyes. Don't worry ...it looks scary but the zombie is totally harmless! I really love the Plants vs Zombies video games. I bought an official zombie plush toy of the game once. In the last weeks I got really interested in the ...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:59:40 PDT
Introduction to Home Automation with Arduino and RF Signals! http://www.instructables.com/id/Automation-With-Arduino-and-RF-Signals/
Introduction to Home Automation with Arduino and RF Signals! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/WD90/IPJT8M8S/FYZWD90IPJT8M8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/WD90/IPJT8M8S/FYZWD90IPJT8M8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/WD90/IPJT8M8S/FYZWD90IPJT8M8S.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries Today I'm going to show you an introduction on home automation with RF signals.Imagine the middle of the winter, it’s cold and dark outside, but thanks to automation you wake up to a warm and bright room, with a hot cup of coffee steaming by the side of your bed. This is what I'll show you!Learning ...
By: Sverd Industries

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:42:53 PDT
Longboard with NeoPixel LEDStrip reacting to speed http://www.instructables.com/id/Longboard-With-NeoPixel-LEDStrip-Reacting-to-Speed/
Longboard with NeoPixel LEDStrip reacting to speed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/CPZX/IPIK9SAE/FHNCPZXIPIK9SAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/CPZX/IPIK9SAE/FHNCPZXIPIK9SAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/CPZX/IPIK9SAE/FHNCPZXIPIK9SAE.SMALL.jpg nusnel I added Neopixel programmable LEDStrips to my longboard. By measuring the speed of the board using some magnets and a hall effect sensor I can have the light-effect of the strip move with the same speed as the board, Making it look like I am driving past lights that are fixed to the street but light...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:25:17 PDT
ReRouter - Make an Extensible IoT Router http://www.instructables.com/id/ReRouter-Make-an-Extensible-IoT-Router/
ReRouter - Make an Extensible IoT Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/8TDE/IPIYQBAM/FKO8TDEIPIYQBAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/8TDE/IPIYQBAM/FKO8TDEIPIYQBAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/8TDE/IPIYQBAM/FKO8TDEIPIYQBAM.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio A few months ago, I shared my project aboutRouter named Smart router with WiFi Connection Visualization . which can tell you the number of devices that are connected to your router and monitors the network speed. Luckily I've got more than 96k views and 760 Favorites on that project. I was so delig...
By: Seeed Studio

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 03:12:27 PDT
Electronic Programmable Arduino Fireworks Show http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Programmable-Arduino-Fireworks-Show/
Electronic Programmable Arduino Fireworks Show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/Y13Q/IPIIZ1MB/FZ5Y13QIPIIZ1MB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/Y13Q/IPIIZ1MB/FZ5Y13QIPIIZ1MB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/Y13Q/IPIIZ1MB/FZ5Y13QIPIIZ1MB.SMALL.jpg JustinLovesTheTech Here is a video of the fireworks show that I did last year with this project to get you started.Before you start know your local, state, and federal laws about what fireworks you can and cannot use in your area. In some cities like mine all fireworks are legal in the county, but in the city the only...
By: JustinLovesTheTech

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 12:05:31 PDT
Arduino based Lap Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Lap-Timer/
Arduino based Lap Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1JAT/IPH0L7S5/F771JATIPH0L7S5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1JAT/IPH0L7S5/F771JATIPH0L7S5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/1JAT/IPH0L7S5/F771JATIPH0L7S5.SMALL.gif the_anykey We recently got hold of a "Crazy Cart", a seriously cool cart to race around with. As we only have one, I did want to have something to make the driving a bit more competitive, so I build an Arduino Based Lap Timer.The Lap timer uses an "Infrared light bridge" (Velleman PEM10D) to detect when someth...
By: the_anykey

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:27:04 PDT
TV Remote Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-Jammer-2/
TV Remote Jammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/VTFK/IPH0IDEQ/FV8VTFKIPH0IDEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/VTFK/IPH0IDEQ/FV8VTFKIPH0IDEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/VTFK/IPH0IDEQ/FV8VTFKIPH0IDEQ.SMALL.jpg Daniyal Shamsi 154 This is an Arduino controlled TV Remote jammer that comprises of an IR led that sends continuous impulses to TV receiver.The TV receiver does not recognizes the pulse and gets jammed..... Gathering the materials.... Here is the list of material that you need:1.Sparkfun Arduino MINI pro2.9v batter...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 04:44:35 PDT
Garden Train - Arduino / Wireless DCC http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Train-Arduino-Wireless-DCC/
Garden Train - Arduino / Wireless DCC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OO0E/IPR3IBHQ/FNQOO0EIPR3IBHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OO0E/IPR3IBHQ/FNQOO0EIPR3IBHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/OO0E/IPR3IBHQ/FNQOO0EIPR3IBHQ.SMALL.jpg BillC35 A home made G-scale DMU train runs on brass track around the garden. Unfortunately, the lack of good contact is quite a nuisance to smooth running. To avoid the need for electrical contact, I have converted the train to run off a 6000 ma battery pack (recharger for phones etc).The DC motor runs arou...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 11:32:24 PDT
Arduino Lockbox With Solenoid and RFID & Custom Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Lockbox-With-Solenoid-and-RFID-Custom-Hard/
Arduino Lockbox With Solenoid and RFID & Custom Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/F4UA/IPH0AAIF/F6FF4UAIPH0AAIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/F4UA/IPH0AAIF/F6FF4UAIPH0AAIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/F4UA/IPH0AAIF/F6FF4UAIPH0AAIF.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official Let's make a lockbox! We went over the main points of this project in the Arduino Controlled Lock Box with Solenoid and RFID, but a lot of people were left feeling like we didn't spend an adequate amount of time with customization options and the general hardware build. In this instructable, we're g...
By: robotgeek_official

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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 11:04:49 PDT
Mini Weather Station With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Weather-Station-With-Arduino/
Mini Weather Station With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/BIMP/IPFRIPKO/FO8BIMPIPFRIPKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/BIMP/IPFRIPKO/FO8BIMPIPFRIPKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/BIMP/IPFRIPKO/FO8BIMPIPFRIPKO.SMALL.jpg SomnathB4 This is my first instructable and first full fledged Arduino project. Though you may find similar project , I learns a lot from this project. Purpose of weather station This simple weather station will take Temperature and Humidity reading from sensor and will display it over a LCD Display . Any...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 00:38:19 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-Your-Arduino-With-an-Android-Device-Over-B/
Program your Arduino with an Android device over Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/RRI7/IPFPBY7B/F3PRRI7IPFPBY7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/RRI7/IPFPBY7B/F3PRRI7IPFPBY7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/RRI7/IPFPBY7B/F3PRRI7IPFPBY7B.SMALL.jpg mansurkamsur Hello world, in this Instructable I want to show you, how to program your Arduino Uno with your Android device over Bluetooth. It is very simple and so cheap. Also it allows us to program our Arduino where ever we want over wireless bluetooth... So lets get started! :) Materials and Tools Hardwar...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 06:33:32 PDT
Arduino - Laser Tripwire Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Tripwire-Alarm-System/
Arduino - Laser Tripwire Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/WBBZ/IPE6JH0C/FMDWBBZIPE6JH0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/WBBZ/IPE6JH0C/FMDWBBZIPE6JH0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/WBBZ/IPE6JH0C/FMDWBBZIPE6JH0C.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits Hello everyone,In this instructable, we will be building a laser guided tripwire alarm system using a development board.Youtube Version: Parts Components used in this project:Development board - SainSmart Leonardo R3 Enclosure - Junction BoxTrip wire - Red Dot Laser DiodeAlarm - BuzzerSensor - ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 23:28:18 PDT
Android and Arduino SMS Based Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-and-Arduino-SMS-Based-Home-Automation/
Android and Arduino SMS Based Home Automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/N47H/IPE6JMCH/FTFN47HIPE6JMCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/N47H/IPE6JMCH/FTFN47HIPE6JMCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/N47H/IPE6JMCH/FTFN47HIPE6JMCH.SMALL.jpg Eric Brouwer Recently, I received a relatively cheap Quad Band GSM/GPRS module to play with. It is a SIM800L module, and communicates with any micro via a serial port. It came complete with a panel mount antenna.I decided to build a simple SMS Controller system which uses short message service (SMS) commands to ...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 00:42:57 PDT
How to Program a LilyPad Without FTDI Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Program-a-LilyPad-Without-FTDI-Converter/
How to Program a LilyPad Without FTDI Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/781K/IPE6JNTI/FL0781KIPE6JNTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/781K/IPE6JNTI/FL0781KIPE6JNTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/781K/IPE6JNTI/FL0781KIPE6JNTI.SMALL.jpg dev.alessiobigini Hello everyone! In this article I will show how to program the Arduino LilyPad without the FTDI converter.Arduino LilyPad is one of the many Arduino microcontroller family, but with a feature that makes it unique.The LilyPad board, in fact, can be sewn onto fabric using a common thread in stainless ...
By: dev.alessiobigini

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 01:15:31 PDT
Track 2D Movement Using Arduino Ultrasonic Sensors and Visualize in Unity http://www.instructables.com/id/Track-2D-Movement-Using-Arduino-Ultrasonic-Sensors/
Track 2D Movement Using Arduino Ultrasonic Sensors and Visualize in Unity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/SN5R/IPE6H0PR/FRTSN5RIPE6H0PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/SN5R/IPE6H0PR/FRTSN5RIPE6H0PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/SN5R/IPE6H0PR/FRTSN5RIPE6H0PR.SMALL.jpg RaedT please watch the video for better demonstration.we will be using two ultrasonic sensors, one to track horizontal movement and the other to track the vertical. the key is in placing the sensors and using a tool(a shoe box in our example) that will remain at a visible range to both sensors at the top,...
By: RaedT

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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:09:59 PDT