Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:36:54 PST BLOX v1.01 Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan/
Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/HCP5/IZ6CONDZ/FCZHCP5IZ6CONDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/HCP5/IZ6CONDZ/FCZHCP5IZ6CONDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/HCP5/IZ6CONDZ/FCZHCP5IZ6CONDZ.SMALL.jpg AdrianaM39 I will show you how to make a cool fan using a cpu cooler What do you need? -Pushbotton-Battery-Fan-Arduino nano (you can use any other microcontroller)-A cable-Clip for Battery-3D printed parts(You can download mine or make your own) Fan Cables You first need to conect the fan cables like sho...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:51:01 PST
UV METER (Music visualizer) #1 with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-METER-Music-Visualizer-1-With-Arduino/
UV METER (Music visualizer) #1 with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/FNGR/IZ6CONF3/FALFNGRIZ6CONF3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/FNGR/IZ6CONF3/FALFNGRIZ6CONF3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/FNGR/IZ6CONF3/FALFNGRIZ6CONF3.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS This is the part one of the music visualizer series and In the following tutorial we are going to make a music visualizer AKA the volume meter or the uv meter from an arduino mega . The build process is very simple and easy and the program of arduino is also not that hard. Watch the video Pa...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:53:19 PST
ROYALTEK REB-4216 GPS MODEM WITH ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/ROYALTEK-REB-4216-GPS-MODEM-WITH-ARDUINO/
ROYALTEK REB-4216 GPS MODEM WITH ARDUINO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/CZUW/IZ6D1UOQ/FTGCZUWIZ6D1UOQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/CZUW/IZ6D1UOQ/FTGCZUWIZ6D1UOQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/CZUW/IZ6D1UOQ/FTGCZUWIZ6D1UOQ.SMALL.jpg RishabhL RoyalTek REB-4216 is the GPS module . The module is powered by latest SiR Star IV GSD4e ROM chip & Royaltek proprietary navigation technology that provides you with stable and accurate navigation data. this module can be used in portable navigation system, personal locator, speed camera detector and...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:01:10 PST
Programming the ATTiny85, ATTiny84 and ATMega328P : Arduino As ISP http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-the-ATTiny85-ATTiny84-and-ATMega328P-A/
Programming the ATTiny85, ATTiny84 and ATMega328P : Arduino As ISP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/UFBU/IZ6CU542/FAUUFBUIZ6CU542.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/UFBU/IZ6CU542/FAUUFBUIZ6CU542.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/UFBU/IZ6CU542/FAUUFBUIZ6CU542.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn ForewordI've recently been developing a few ESP8266 based IoT projects and found the core processor was struggling to carry out all the tasks I needed it to manage, so I decided to distribute some of the less important activities to a different microcontroller(s) in this way freeing up the ESP8266 t...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:30:30 PST
How To Make A Custom Control Panel for Elite Dangerous, or Any Other Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Control-Panel-for-Elite-Dange/
How To Make A Custom Control Panel for Elite Dangerous, or Any Other Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/WHMX/IZ6CKOYE/FCQWHMXIZ6CKOYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/WHMX/IZ6CKOYE/FCQWHMXIZ6CKOYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/WHMX/IZ6CKOYE/FCQWHMXIZ6CKOYE.SMALL.jpg MattRHale So you want to make a custom switch panel for Elite Dangerous, or some other game, huh? It's easier than you might think. I made one, and people like it... My original post on RedditIf you've never used an Arduino or done any coding, this is a pretty good place to start. If you're not good at solder...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:25:47 PST
One existing remote for all audio devices http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Existing-Remote-for-All-Audio-Devices/
One existing remote for all audio devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2LZX/IZ6C41QA/F2N2LZXIZ6C41QA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2LZX/IZ6C41QA/F2N2LZXIZ6C41QA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/2LZX/IZ6C41QA/F2N2LZXIZ6C41QA.SMALL.jpg jaapdubbelaar Using the remote of an audio receiver/amplifier to control several devises…This is the Instructable of the creation of an Aduino project to control all necessary devices like an Apple TV, TV Setup-box and Pioneer receiver by only ONE remote. In this case, it’s the remote of the Pioneer receiver.Beca...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:53:17 PST
IoT Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Power-Strip/
IoT Power Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2EAA/IZ6CK6DG/FGK2EAAIZ6CK6DG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2EAA/IZ6CK6DG/FGK2EAAIZ6CK6DG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2EAA/IZ6CK6DG/FGK2EAAIZ6CK6DG.SMALL.jpg gopinath.marappan In this instructable I show how ordinary off-the-shelf power strips can be modified in such a way that individual sockets on them can be turned on or off remotely using a smartphone app.This is my fourth IoT/Home Automation related instructable. The first three are:An inexpensive IoT Enabler using ...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:27:34 PST
WiFi Weather Display with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Weather-Display-With-ESP8266/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:00:03 PST
ArduCAM Mini ESP8266 Web Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduCAM-Mini-ESP8266-Web-Camera/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:22:30 PST
ESP8266-12E DHT Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-12E-DHT-Thermostat/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:49:31 PST
$1 USB to UART-serial flashing device (dongle) with 3.3 V power supply for ESP8266MOD ESP-12 module http://www.instructables.com/id/1-USB-to-UART-serial-Flashing-Device-dongle-With-3/
$1 USB to UART-serial flashing device (dongle) with 3.3 V power supply for ESP8266MOD ESP-12 module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/09PP/IZ6CPRGX/FTG09PPIZ6CPRGX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/09PP/IZ6CPRGX/FTG09PPIZ6CPRGX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/09PP/IZ6CPRGX/FTG09PPIZ6CPRGX.SMALL.jpg jainrk Sometimes you just need a handy device that you can use to program your ESP8266MOD ESP-12 module. Typically, you would put your ESP8266MOD ESP-12 module on a breadboard and wire the USB to UART on to it. Most uploads fail because of insufficient power that is supplied by the USB to UART device. That...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:17:19 PST
Recyclable Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Recyclable-Robot/
Recyclable Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/FLS6/IZ6COSBF/FFIFLS6IZ6COSBF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/FLS6/IZ6COSBF/FFIFLS6IZ6COSBF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/FLS6/IZ6COSBF/FFIFLS6IZ6COSBF.SMALL.jpg AnnaG112 We decided to build our robot to be like the cat in the hat from the children's book. We started by drawing out our sketch and talking about what materials that we wanted to use. The materials are listed below:Hummingbird premium kit (we used the servo, the motor, and the servo board)Cardboard boxTh...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:04:19 PST
AndroBot http://www.instructables.com/id/AndroBot/
AndroBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WL2P/IZ6CF3BT/FPFWL2PIZ6CF3BT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WL2P/IZ6CF3BT/FPFWL2PIZ6CF3BT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WL2P/IZ6CF3BT/FPFWL2PIZ6CF3BT.SMALL.jpg SKYuvraj AndroBot is an Android Controlled Advanced Robot and it is a combination of Android Controlled Rover With Robotic Arm.So Lets start with its history: Idea and InspirationAlmost Two Months ago i watched a movie" The Hurt Locker ",In it a rover is shown which is with the Bomb squad team and it works g...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:55:44 PST
Voice Prompt Electric Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Prompt-Electric-Bike/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:45:31 PST
How To: DIY Home Automation with NodeMCU And Amazon Alexa http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-DIY-Home-Automation-With-NodeMCU-and-Amazon/
How To: DIY Home Automation with NodeMCU And Amazon Alexa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SMALL.jpg Charles J Gantt If you read my last tutorial on DIY Home Automation with the LinkNode R4 and Amazon Alexa you already know the foundation of this tutorial, but instead of using a purpose built board this time, I am going to walk you through the steps to accomplish the same thing using a NodeMCU and a 4-channel rel...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:43:32 PST
Diy flexographic printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Flexographic-Printer/
Diy flexographic printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/2Q82/IZ6CBA7I/FHA2Q82IZ6CBA7I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/2Q82/IZ6CBA7I/FHA2Q82IZ6CBA7I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/2Q82/IZ6CBA7I/FHA2Q82IZ6CBA7I.SMALL.jpg JoseC352 I made this project to create a printer for plastic film, I have seen a lot of diferent printers so I made one from recycled parts. I was lucky to find an anilox ceramic roller for sale, that is the main part of the printer, the other parts are common rollers, that are easy to find in scrap disposal...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:37:09 PST
How to make a suspended matrix of spinning CDs with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Suspended-Matrix-of-Spinning-CDs-W/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:01:05 PST
Simple Arduino metal detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Metal-Detector/
Simple Arduino metal detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WLAG/IZ6CB7DN/FNLWLAGIZ6CB7DN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WLAG/IZ6CB7DN/FNLWLAGIZ6CB7DN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WLAG/IZ6CB7DN/FNLWLAGIZ6CB7DN.SMALL.jpg rgco Metal detection is a great past-time that gets you outdoors, discover new places and maybe find something interesting. Check your local regulations on how to act in case of an eventual find, in particular in case of hazardous objects, archeological relics or objects of significant economic or emotio...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:56:15 PST
LED Heart for My Girlfriend http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-for-My-Girlfriend/
LED Heart for My Girlfriend - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/XEZX/IZ6BWOZ9/FL0XEZXIZ6BWOZ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/XEZX/IZ6BWOZ9/FL0XEZXIZ6BWOZ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/XEZX/IZ6BWOZ9/FL0XEZXIZ6BWOZ9.SMALL.jpg szysik97 Hello everybody! It's my first project on Inctructables. I'm from Poland and English never was my good site so I hope you will be forgiving to me :)I was looking for orginal gift for my girlfriend and after a few hours of thinking I decided to do LED heart using Arduino (only Atmega 328P with Arduin...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:22:48 PST
Arduino Nano: Flame Sensor With Visuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Flame-Sensor-With-Visuino/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:44:38 PST
Arduino Based Light Chimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Light-Chimes/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:28:48 PST
The Easiest Arduino High Altitude Balloon Data Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Easiest-Arduino-High-Altitude-Balloon-Data-Log/
The Easiest Arduino High Altitude Balloon Data Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/703Q/IZ6C2AXY/F1X703QIZ6C2AXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/703Q/IZ6C2AXY/F1X703QIZ6C2AXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/703Q/IZ6C2AXY/F1X703QIZ6C2AXY.SMALL.jpg Spaceshark Check out our 360 video from space here: High Altitude balloons are effective tools in conducting experiments and measuring data in the stratosphere. A successful launch can cost less than $200 and give insight and video of how our planet functions.For hundreds of years, humans believed the Earth to...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:21:47 PST
AutomaHipster http://www.instructables.com/id/AutomaHipster/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:02:58 PST
LCD DISPLAY INTERFACE WITH ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-DISPLAY-INTERFACE-WITH-ARDUINO/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:50:40 PST
Velostat Homemade Pressure Sensor Mat http://www.instructables.com/id/Velostat-Homemade-Pressure-Sensor-Mat/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 20:45:44 PST
Sun Follower Solar Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-Follower-Solar-Panel/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:57:58 PST
AD8495 Breakout Board Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/AD8495-Breakout-Board-Solution/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:22:16 PST
Arduino aquarium LED controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-LED-Controller/
Arduino aquarium LED controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/I267/IZ6BLYCF/FPNI267IZ6BLYCF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/I267/IZ6BLYCF/FPNI267IZ6BLYCF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/I267/IZ6BLYCF/FPNI267IZ6BLYCF.SMALL.jpg stynabg The idea behind this device is to automate my aquarium light. By automation I mean not only switching light on/off but simulating a sun raise/sunset.The project is build around arduino nano, set of white led( cold and warm), set of RGB leds and a DS3231 real time clock.The control is possible thanks...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:38:29 PST
Vibration Eye-mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-Eye-mask/
Vibration Eye-mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/N1IE/IZ6BSK16/FTVN1IEIZ6BSK16.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/N1IE/IZ6BSK16/FTVN1IEIZ6BSK16.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/N1IE/IZ6BSK16/FTVN1IEIZ6BSK16.SMALL.jpg mopluschen This project is to design an eye-mask that could through vibration to wake people up when they snoring during sleep. It not only could be used at home, also public space like subway, library or office to keep up the image. The principle is made use of sounds sensor to perceive snore sound and motiva...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:56:05 PST
Laptop Control Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Control-Box/
Laptop Control Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/ULWE/IZ6BH4GE/FRXULWEIZ6BH4GE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/ULWE/IZ6BH4GE/FRXULWEIZ6BH4GE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/ULWE/IZ6BH4GE/FRXULWEIZ6BH4GE.SMALL.jpg Carl Gordon Media This project was inspired by Apples recent addition of the touch bar to the new Macbook pro. It runs on Arduino Nano and interfaces with Processing via USB connection, creating a unique + intuitive way to interact with my Laptop.It has a 5 button interface which allows me to launch apps, open folder...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:01:38 PST
Laundry Room Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Laundry-Room-Monitor/
Laundry Room Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/WF8B/IZ4UMF30/F6YWF8BIZ4UMF30.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/WF8B/IZ4UMF30/F6YWF8BIZ4UMF30.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/WF8B/IZ4UMF30/F6YWF8BIZ4UMF30.SMALL.jpg seasider1960 This started as a quick project to provide an alarm and phone notification when a water leak was detected in our second floor laundry room. A couple of years ago the drain hose from the washer somehow came out of the drain and the water made a bit of a mess in the living room below. In a classic c...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:37:03 PST
Valentine's Sunflower http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Sunflower/
Valentine's Sunflower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/BD7T/IZ4UB1PB/FM5BD7TIZ4UB1PB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/BD7T/IZ4UB1PB/FM5BD7TIZ4UB1PB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM5/BD7T/IZ4UB1PB/FM5BD7TIZ4UB1PB.SMALL.jpg Circuito io With Valentine’s Day coming up, we started looking for project ideas with a romantic twist. While searching for ideas around us our eyes fell on a plastic sunflower that we had on our office window. Truth be told, it was quite ugly, but it gave us an idea - what if we made a flower that moves accord...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:42:39 PST
Hot-air-balloon synchronized launch site http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-air-balloon-Synchronized-Launch-Site/
Hot-air-balloon synchronized launch site - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/5R3Y/IZ4UC7H4/FPR5R3YIZ4UC7H4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/5R3Y/IZ4UC7H4/FPR5R3YIZ4UC7H4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/5R3Y/IZ4UC7H4/FPR5R3YIZ4UC7H4.SMALL.jpg mellowriki This is a crazy idea of mine now I will explain to you :Have you ever wondered to leave a message in the sky, whether the word or sentence is made with smoke signals left behind by an airplane or with drones flying in synchrony?I wondered. So I figured out how to make something such that, with minim...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:15:15 PST
Arduino brew mashing PID controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Brew-Mashing-PID-Controller/
Arduino brew mashing PID controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/23TA/IZ4UI5GI/FYW23TAIZ4UI5GI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/23TA/IZ4UI5GI/FYW23TAIZ4UI5GI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/23TA/IZ4UI5GI/FYW23TAIZ4UI5GI.SMALL.jpg stynabg First of all, this is my first how to article so I guess won't be perfect.Described bellow is my build of PID temperature controller for maintaining mash-tun temperature during beer mashing and to control the PWM DC motor for the stir plate.The circuit is based on Arduino Nano, I2C 16X2 LCD, 3 butto...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 06:33:26 PST
Arduino Nixie Clock For Absolute Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nixie-Clock-for-Absolute-Beginners/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 20:06:22 PST
RF 315MHz/433MHz Wireless and Arduino...again! http://www.instructables.com/id/RF-315MHz433MHz-Wireless-and-Arduinoagain/
RF 315MHz/433MHz Wireless and Arduino...again! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/HEPQ/IZ4UGJWS/FI7HEPQIZ4UGJWS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/HEPQ/IZ4UGJWS/FI7HEPQIZ4UGJWS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/HEPQ/IZ4UGJWS/FI7HEPQIZ4UGJWS.SMALL.jpg Mohannad Rawashdeh Hello everyone ! in this artical i will try to update my older artical about RF ASK 315MHz and 433MHz ,with more application and update the library i used beforeFirst it might be good to check my older artical about RF433/315MHZ from herewith many feedback arrived me about it, i decided to fix many ...
By: Mohannad Rawashdeh

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:32:08 PST
Motorized WiFi IKEA Roller Blind http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-WiFi-IKEA-Roller-Blind/
Motorized WiFi IKEA Roller Blind - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/9JY1/IYYTQ4XB/F1S9JY1IYYTQ4XB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/9JY1/IYYTQ4XB/F1S9JY1IYYTQ4XB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/9JY1/IYYTQ4XB/F1S9JY1IYYTQ4XB.SMALL.jpg ehsmaes I confess. I have been sucked in to a home automation addiction. The next thing on my radar was to automate roller blinds. There are commercial products available but the ones I found are surprisingly expensive (about 80 - 90 USD). Since I need a bunch, it was hard to motivate the purchase (and less...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:21:36 PST
scanning laser microscope with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Scanning-Laser-Microscope-With-Arduino/
scanning laser microscope with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/EXGO/IYYTLIHA/FOKEXGOIYYTLIHA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/EXGO/IYYTLIHA/FOKEXGOIYYTLIHA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/EXGO/IYYTLIHA/FOKEXGOIYYTLIHA.SMALL.jpg stoppi71 Hello!I'd like to share my latest project, a scanning laser microscope with you.Some words concerning the principle: The pinciple is quite simple. The laser beam is focused on the object and the reflective light is being measured with a photodiode (in my case a BPW34). To focus right the current thr...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 06:41:34 PST
Twitch - Your robotic pet http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitch-Your-Robotic-Pet/
Twitch - Your robotic pet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZQM7/IYYTIA5D/FAZZQM7IYYTIA5D.SMALL.jpg drum303 This instructable will show you how I built "Twitch". Twitch is a virtual pet that is able to express itself through it's eye, movements, and the sounds it makes, which happens to be sound clips from some of its movies. It can be happy, sad, angry, or neutral depending on how much you interact wit...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 06:51:57 PST
Arduino Mega+Ethernet Shield+Lcd Display+AdvancedHMI http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MegaEthernet-ShieldLcd-DisplayAdvancedHMI/
Arduino Mega+Ethernet Shield+Lcd Display+AdvancedHMI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/G0TP/IYYTIOLS/FVSG0TPIYYTIOLS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/G0TP/IYYTIOLS/FVSG0TPIYYTIOLS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/G0TP/IYYTIOLS/FVSG0TPIYYTIOLS.SMALL.jpg manu4371 I recently got an Arduino Mega board in oder to more I/O than an Arduino UNO or a clone based on an atmega328p/644p/1284p. This board is going to be used on a further automation project which needs an ethernet scada to control a special process (soon on Instructable).So this little Instructable will...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 02:43:42 PST
Voice-based Battleship Game for Arduino (with AI) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-based-Battleship-Game-for-Arduino-with-AI/
Voice-based Battleship Game for Arduino (with AI) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/7KB4/IYYTG3VC/F2O7KB4IYYTG3VC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/7KB4/IYYTG3VC/F2O7KB4IYYTG3VC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/7KB4/IYYTG3VC/F2O7KB4IYYTG3VC.SMALL.jpg GeraldF6 This Instructable explains how to build a voice-based Battleship game for Arduino. Arduino's moves are determined by an AI that approximates all possible ship positions. Thanks to the MOVI speech recognition board, no Internet or WiFi is required and it all fits neatly onto an Arduino UNO, powered b...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 21:28:46 PST
Backlit Smart House Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Smart-House-Numbers/
Backlit Smart House Numbers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/8RSI/IYYTKYER/FZS8RSIIYYTKYER.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/8RSI/IYYTKYER/FZS8RSIIYYTKYER.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/8RSI/IYYTKYER/FZS8RSIIYYTKYER.SMALL.jpg Superbender House numbers are usually conservative and quite boring devices. We lacked even a boring house number and some action was needed to change that. Now we recently installed a Giraffe mailbox which should help any visitor to identify our house with ease during the day time. But what about night time?Ob...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:25:06 PST
Electronic Matrix — I Love You http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Matrix-I-Love-You/
Electronic Matrix — I Love You - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PVL9/IZ6BPKYT/FREPVL9IZ6BPKYT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PVL9/IZ6BPKYT/FREPVL9IZ6BPKYT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/PVL9/IZ6BPKYT/FREPVL9IZ6BPKYT.SMALL.jpg WarenGonzaga Hi there! Love is in the air! This valentine's day show your love literally on 8x8 LED Matrix with Arduino. Make an electronic valentine's project for your gift to your loved one. Today I'm gonna show you my simple but cute project for the valentine's day. This project is based on Arduino Nano Atmeg...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:27:44 PST
ESP-12F: ESP8266 Module - Minimal Breadboard for Flashing http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP-12F-ESP8266-Module-Minimal-Breadboard-for-Flas/
ESP-12F: ESP8266 Module - Minimal Breadboard for Flashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VWSN/IYYTFG0I/FYKVWSNIYYTFG0I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VWSN/IYYTFG0I/FYKVWSNIYYTFG0I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/VWSN/IYYTFG0I/FYKVWSNIYYTFG0I.SMALL.jpg flav1972 In this Instructable I will show you how to build the minimal circuit in order to flash a user program to the ESP-12F ESP8266 module.This instructable is following the first testing of the module and is the second of my ESP8266 collection.It can be used to flash a sketch done with Arduino IDE as I w...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 09:20:34 PST
Send notifications to your phone from an ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-Notifications-to-Your-Phone-From-an-ESP8266/
Send notifications to your phone from an ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/B30V/IYYTDKLT/F12B30VIYYTDKLT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/B30V/IYYTDKLT/F12B30VIYYTDKLT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/B30V/IYYTDKLT/F12B30VIYYTDKLT.SMALL.jpg witnessmenow Hello Everyone!In this instructable I'm going to show you how to send notifications to your phone from your ESP8266 when programing with Arduino IDE. This can be very useful if you want the device to notify when a sensor is triggered (PIR motion sensor) or certain criteria for a sensor is met ( e.g....
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:44:30 PST
A Simple Tone Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Tone-Generator/
A Simple Tone Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/2OX7/IYYTJ41G/FK32OX7IYYTJ41G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/2OX7/IYYTJ41G/FK32OX7IYYTJ41G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/2OX7/IYYTJ41G/FK32OX7IYYTJ41G.SMALL.jpg braulio777 Arduino Tone Generator is a set of switches sharing a common terminal to GND while the remaining pins are connected to 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 Arduino digital pins and with a speaker also installed between GND and digital pin 11 from Arduino Uno complete this interesting project. For uploading th...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:00:45 PST
Digital Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Dice-1/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 14:17:53 PST
TV Remote Becomes an RF Remote || NRF24L01+ Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-Becomes-an-RF-Remote-NRF24L01-Tutorial/
TV Remote Becomes an RF Remote || NRF24L01+ Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/26T9/IYYTF5LL/FLF26T9IYYTF5LL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/26T9/IYYTF5LL/FLF26T9IYYTF5LL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/26T9/IYYTF5LL/FLF26T9IYYTF5LL.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I used the popular nRF24L01+ RF IC to adjust the brightness of an LED strip wirelessly through three useless buttons of a TV remote. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all information you need to create your own RF Transmitter and Receiver....
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 07:49:33 PST
arduino Bluetooth rc car http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Control-Car-With-Arduino/
arduino Bluetooth rc car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/7PH4/IYYT4VG6/F2W7PH4IYYT4VG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/7PH4/IYYT4VG6/F2W7PH4IYYT4VG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/7PH4/IYYT4VG6/F2W7PH4IYYT4VG6.SMALL.jpg shaileshY3 this is my first Arduino project it is quite simple to make . it will take about half an hour to make it it's quite simple as you thinkyou can also make it by following steps given below and make have fun it's give me create joy when I finally made it .now it's your turn to make it.just follow the s...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:04:03 PST
BLINK LED USING AN ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/BLINK-LED-USING-AN-ARDUINO/
BLINK LED USING AN ARDUINO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/A9YQ/IYYT7A0N/FT5A9YQIYYT7A0N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/A9YQ/IYYT7A0N/FT5A9YQIYYT7A0N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/A9YQ/IYYT7A0N/FT5A9YQIYYT7A0N.SMALL.jpg Sampad66 ONE OF THE MICROCONTROLLER LOVED BY PEOPLE IS ARDUINO UNO.People love to work with it.One of the basic project to start is with blinking an led using an ARDUINOIn this page i have mentioned the procedure to be followed in details with easier steps.steps:-1.Components required2.Circuit Diagramconstru...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 20:08:36 PST