Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:56:43 PST BLOX v1.01 Golf GPS for a Hacker http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-GPS-for-a-Hacker/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:59:39 PST
Monitor Your Room From Anywhere in the World http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Your-Room-From-Anywhere-in-the-World/
Monitor Your Room From Anywhere in the World - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/NGPD/IKH5HO00/FRLNGPDIKH5HO00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/NGPD/IKH5HO00/FRLNGPDIKH5HO00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/NGPD/IKH5HO00/FRLNGPDIKH5HO00.SMALL.jpg Bhanu Kishan Hi all, I am here to explain steps to make your home secure and monitored in real time even when you are NOT at your home. This interactive device will notify when something is wrong at your house. This device can communicate room status anytime to your smart phone through cloud (Thingspeak). Lets g...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:46:43 PST
ATtiny85 Ring Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Ring-Watch/
ATtiny85 Ring Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/XUDD/IKH5GSX6/F7YXUDDIKH5GSX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/XUDD/IKH5GSX6/F7YXUDDIKH5GSX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/XUDD/IKH5GSX6/F7YXUDDIKH5GSX6.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 Base on the previous Instructables - ATtiny Watch Core and more, I have made a real gadget, an ATtiny85 Ring Watch. Preparation MCUToday core subject, ATtiny85. Someone suggest me to use SOIC version to reduce the watch size and I found the coin cell mAh calculation method will count the battery ...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 04:21:28 PST
V-USB ATtiny85 Project Board and an 8x8 Red LED Matrix Display http://www.instructables.com/id/V-USB-ATtiny85-Project-Board-and-an-8x8-Red-LED-Ma/
V-USB ATtiny85 Project Board and an 8x8 Red LED Matrix Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/AO9D/IKFRY4B4/FCIAO9DIKFRY4B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/AO9D/IKFRY4B4/FCIAO9DIKFRY4B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/AO9D/IKFRY4B4/FCIAO9DIKFRY4B4.SMALL.jpg SeanT24 This short project will use an 8x8 Red Led Matrix display with the V-USB ATtiny85 Project Board created in my first Instructable. The object of this exercise being to have an ATtiny85 control an 8x8 Led Matrix Display, and then try to find something useful to do with it. Parts List Description, N...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:45:26 PST
Controlling MeArm Using Mobile Application - Arduino and OneSheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-MeArm-Using-Mobile-Application-Arduino/
Controlling MeArm Using Mobile Application - Arduino and OneSheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/JXAY/IKCX7JEP/F4WJXAYIKCX7JEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/JXAY/IKCX7JEP/F4WJXAYIKCX7JEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/JXAY/IKCX7JEP/F4WJXAYIKCX7JEP.SMALL.jpg Ammar Atef Ali I was in internship organized by Integreight And i made this as part of itI need your opinion and i wish i can help you by publishing this. Materials and Tools Collect the following list of things1. MeArm Robot Arm You can buy it from any store you prefer.2. Arduino UNO3. Test Board4. Arduino ...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 13:22:52 PST
Ultimate Guide to Adruino Serial Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Guide-to-Adruino-Serial-Plotter/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:35:55 PST
GrayBOX - Accident Detection and Theft Protection System http://www.instructables.com/id/GrayBOX-Accident-Detection-and-Theft-Protection-Sy/
GrayBOX - Accident Detection and Theft Protection System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/8R4E/IKFS34XT/FMY8R4EIKFS34XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/8R4E/IKFS34XT/FMY8R4EIKFS34XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/8R4E/IKFS34XT/FMY8R4EIKFS34XT.SMALL.jpg sw4p GrayBOX is a device which protects you and your vehicle*.This device will be mounted on your vehicle* and will perform some tasks automatically to save you and your vehicle*.GrayBOX contains a SIM card so you can communicate with it via text message(SMS only, no watsapp ;-)).Tasks performed by this ...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:12:54 PST
Arduino Analog Signal Graphing on a TFT Touch Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Analog-Signal-Graphing-on-a-TFT-Touch-Scre/
Arduino Analog Signal Graphing on a TFT Touch Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/A28O/IK7C8VX6/FO7A28OIK7C8VX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/A28O/IK7C8VX6/FO7A28OIK7C8VX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/A28O/IK7C8VX6/FO7A28OIK7C8VX6.SMALL.jpg dmainmon This video demonstration with source code is an example of analog signal graphing. The project uses an Arduino Mega 2560 and UNO R3 2.8 TFT Touch Screen to display two analog signals as line and bar graphs. One signal is a photo resistor and the second is an audio sample from an Adafruit Electret Mi...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:03:15 PST
The Small Hadron Collider http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Small-Hadron-Collider/
The Small Hadron Collider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/PQWL/IKCV5UA8/FEXPQWLIKCV5UA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/PQWL/IKCV5UA8/FEXPQWLIKCV5UA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/PQWL/IKCV5UA8/FEXPQWLIKCV5UA8.SMALL.jpg p_leriche So you can't afford a Large Hadron Collider of your own? No, I can't either. Anyway, where would I put it? I've got enough clutter around here already.So I decided to build a Small Hadron Collider, and now you too can build one of your very own! You can watch it in action here:Watch the particles zi...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:53:25 PST
Arduino Uno and Visuino: Control Smart Car Robot with Joystick and L298N Motor Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-and-Visuino-Control-Smart-Car-Robot-Wi/
Arduino Uno and Visuino: Control Smart Car Robot with Joystick and L298N Motor Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/8ZK6/IK7C2WBA/FL78ZK6IK7C2WBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/8ZK6/IK7C2WBA/FL78ZK6IK7C2WBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/8ZK6/IK7C2WBA/FL78ZK6IK7C2WBA.SMALL.jpg BoianM Smart Car sets when combined with L298N Motor Driver Modules, offer one of the easiest ways to make robot cars. The L298N Motor Driver Module is easy to control with Arduino, and with the help of Visuino you can program your car in seconds.In this Instructable I will show you how easy it is to contr...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:01:04 PST
Arduino oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Oscilloscope/
Arduino oscilloscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/5DOI/IK7C4BK6/FJ75DOIIK7C4BK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/5DOI/IK7C4BK6/FJ75DOIIK7C4BK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/5DOI/IK7C4BK6/FJ75DOIIK7C4BK6.SMALL.jpg BramMylemans A very basic and easy to make arduino PC oscilloscope.Features: 50K samples/second(actually it can go up to 110K but the signal will become noisy) Auto trigger Frequency counter Reasonably accurate voltage readings (depending on the accuracy of the resistors used for the voltage dividers) ...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 03:08:22 PST
Turn Up the Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Up-the-Bracelet/
Turn Up the Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FHT2/IKCV2RQX/FI6FHT2IKCV2RQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FHT2/IKCV2RQX/FI6FHT2IKCV2RQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FHT2/IKCV2RQX/FI6FHT2IKCV2RQX.SMALL.jpg IreteH I usually listen to music while I'm working. Recently I changed my computer equipment and now the laptop and speakers I use don't have a good old fashioned volume knob to turn up (or down) the volume of the music. They have touch buttons you can press but that's not the same thing.As a homage to the...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 14:34:39 PST
ThermoClock: An OpenSource Arduino UNO OLED Clock That Also Measures Temperature http://www.instructables.com/id/ThermoClock-an-Arduino-OLED-Clock-That-Also-Measur/
ThermoClock: An OpenSource Arduino UNO OLED Clock That Also Measures Temperature - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/0WPZ/IKCV2IWV/FN20WPZIKCV2IWV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/0WPZ/IKCV2IWV/FN20WPZIKCV2IWV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/0WPZ/IKCV2IWV/FN20WPZIKCV2IWV.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello, everyone ! Today I am going to show you how to make An OpenSource Arduino UNO OLED Clock That Also Measures Temperature. This project is an OpenSource and it's open to everyone. It doesn't require any special engineer skills, and will take you less than couple of hours once you have all the p...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 12:47:58 PST
Arduino Smart Dryer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Smart-Dryer/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 06:19:16 PST
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-LED-Strip-Controller-With-LED-Amp-and-Arduin/
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SMALL.jpg SólbjørnO A small LED strip controller made with a LED amplifier and an Arduino Nano. Perfect for making custom lighting patterns and/or control the led strip from your computer. It uses the Mosfet gates from the Amplifier to control the LED strip without putting a load on the Arduino. Because of the design o...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:07:01 PST
Quick Arduino Hygrometer (Humidity Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Arduino-Hygrometer-Humidity-Sensor/
Quick Arduino Hygrometer (Humidity Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/GLJU/IKA08INJ/F6SGLJUIKA08INJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/GLJU/IKA08INJ/F6SGLJUIKA08INJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6S/GLJU/IKA08INJ/F6SGLJUIKA08INJ.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel We have been having some condensation and mould issues in our apartment recently due to, I think, the humidity levels. Our property is relatively newly built and, as such, has very good insulation properties (double glazed windows etc.). The side effect of this is that there is very little ventilati...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 07:58:42 PST
Soil Moisture Sensor (LCD, RTC, SD Logger, Temperature) http://www.instructables.com/id/Soil-Moisture-Sensor-LCD-RTC-SD-Logger-Temperature/
Soil Moisture Sensor (LCD, RTC, SD Logger, Temperature) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/ERNM/IKBFM68I/F4ZERNMIKBFM68I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/ERNM/IKBFM68I/F4ZERNMIKBFM68I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/ERNM/IKBFM68I/F4ZERNMIKBFM68I.SMALL.jpg WojciechM3 As my projects evolved in my mind there comes a time to make the ideas come truth and so the project below became reality. Its an Arduino based soil moisture sensor, with 16,x2 LCD, real time clock (which keeps time even if the power supply is disconnected), temperature sensor and SD data logger. It...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 01:09:02 PST
Q5 a Star Wars Themed Astromech Driod http://www.instructables.com/id/Q5-a-Star-Wars-Themed-Astromech-Driod/
Q5 a Star Wars Themed Astromech Driod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SMALL.jpg SpecialRobotBuilders So you are a fan of the Star Wars Universe and you want to build your own representation of a working Astomech Driod. If you're not concerned with accuracy but just want something that looks good and works then this Instructable is for you. By searching through some household items you can build o...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:59:36 PST
UNO R3 2.8 TFT Touch Screen with SD Card Socket for Arduino Board Module http://www.instructables.com/id/UNO-R3-28-TFT-Touch-Screen-With-SD-Card-Socket-for/
UNO R3 2.8 TFT Touch Screen with SD Card Socket for Arduino Board Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/KF71/IK5S39UP/FWBKF71IK5S39UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/KF71/IK5S39UP/FWBKF71IK5S39UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/KF71/IK5S39UP/FWBKF71IK5S39UP.SMALL.jpg dmainmon Trying to get this touch screen display working has caused some people frustration. The unit came in an anti-static bag as shown in the pictures with a stylus and NO documentation. After searching around I found some libraries and arduino code that worked with this module. After some modifications I...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:53:01 PST
Part 2 openHAB, MQTT, and ESP Easy - Build your own DIY Node http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-2-OpenHAB-MQTT-and-ESP-Easy-Build-Your-Own-DI/
Part 2 openHAB, MQTT, and ESP Easy - Build your own DIY Node - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/Z7HR/IJYV219J/FW7Z7HRIJYV219J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/Z7HR/IJYV219J/FW7Z7HRIJYV219J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/Z7HR/IJYV219J/FW7Z7HRIJYV219J.SMALL.jpg instrbles37568 Part two on DIY home automation. Purchase some parts Dollar Store (or similar) = cheap components and housings.I picked up a handful of these usb adapters and a couple of housings. (shown above) Housing (from $1 store)This is an LED wall plug night light with some paint and the insides pulled ou...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 20:16:56 PST
Kids Screen Timer with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Screen-Timer-With-Arduino/
Kids Screen Timer with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/WPEA/IK4CKC6O/FCJWPEAIK4CKC6O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/WPEA/IK4CKC6O/FCJWPEAIK4CKC6O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/WPEA/IK4CKC6O/FCJWPEAIK4CKC6O.SMALL.jpg dr_phil This device gives a parent a really robust means of controlling the amount of screen-time (TV / DVD / console) their kids have each day. It works by having an intelligent time-switch which controls the HDMI signal passing between a device and the TV display. I found it works really well, because it ...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 14:01:49 PST
Arduino 101 Fundamentals http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-101-Fundamentals/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 10:05:17 PST
Infrared Fighting Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Fighting-Tank/
Infrared Fighting Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/NI57/IK2V22XD/FNQNI57IK2V22XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/NI57/IK2V22XD/FNQNI57IK2V22XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/NI57/IK2V22XD/FNQNI57IK2V22XD.SMALL.jpg Makerworks This project is to make two infrared fighting tanks with Starter Robot Kits, some mechanical parts and electric modules. They are controlled with 2.4G wireless joystick. So, how to make it? Parts required 2 x Starter Robot Kit(Bluetooth or IR version)4 x Beam0808-136-Blue2 x Beam0808-024-Blue2 x ...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:08:50 PST
DIY Bare Minimum Arduino Mega 2560 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bare-Minimum-Arduino-Mega-2560/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:19:45 PST
Arduino IC-Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IC-Tester/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 19:18:55 PST
How to display images on 2.4inch TFT and make it a digital photoframe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Display-Images-on-24inch-TFT-and-Make-It-a-/
How to display images on 2.4inch TFT and make it a digital photoframe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/ZE1J/IK2V0928/FC1ZE1JIK2V0928.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/ZE1J/IK2V0928/FC1ZE1JIK2V0928.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/ZE1J/IK2V0928/FC1ZE1JIK2V0928.SMALL.jpg geekrex I really had this desire to build a digital photoframe from last three ,Until This January when i got this tft lcd touch module .I was excited but when i looked on the internet found very few (sorry none) help regarding it only JoaoLopesF instructable was there but the bitmap sketch had not been wo...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 13:05:44 PST
DIY 8 x 8 LED Matrix with Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-8-X-8-LED-Matrix-With-Controller/
DIY 8 x 8 LED Matrix with Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/WSG4/IK1FLHNN/FB1WSG4IK1FLHNN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/WSG4/IK1FLHNN/FB1WSG4IK1FLHNN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/WSG4/IK1FLHNN/FB1WSG4IK1FLHNN.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I'm in the process of making a Word Clock, and one of the things that I wanted to build for this project was a fairly simple 8 x 8 LED matrix.This instructable deals with how to build an 8 x 8 LED matrix and controller that can be interfaced with an Arduino microprocessor.Parts: 64 LED (I'm using ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 22:33:01 PST
How to program a servo with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Program-a-Servo-With-Arduino/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 02:40:01 PST
Arduino Infrared RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Infrared-RC-Car/
Arduino Infrared RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/6GMB/IK1HPA64/FZP6GMBIK1HPA64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/6GMB/IK1HPA64/FZP6GMBIK1HPA64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/6GMB/IK1HPA64/FZP6GMBIK1HPA64.SMALL.jpg JureINV Hello. Despite numerous other RC Car Instructables, I wanted to add my own because I believe it is built in a decent way and can help others in builidng their own. So lets start with the parts you need in My version. Step 1: Parts A car body, which I bought on eBay, but, because it was a bit too ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 17:10:06 PST
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-and-Visuino-Control-Servo-Remotely-Over-Wi/
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SMALL.jpg BoianM ESP8266 modules are great low cost stand alone controllers with built in Wi-Fi. In this Instructable I will show you how you can control a Servo remotely over Wi-Fi with a Rotary Encoder. The Instructable is a similar but more advanced version of the "Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servo wit...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:21:11 PST
$15 Personal IOT Smart Heater Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Personal-IOT-Smart-Heater-Controller/
$15 Personal IOT Smart Heater Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/2GE3/IK4AFE69/FE52GE3IK4AFE69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/2GE3/IK4AFE69/FE52GE3IK4AFE69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/2GE3/IK4AFE69/FE52GE3IK4AFE69.SMALL.jpg Yuvaltz During the last winter, I had started preferring using Infra-red (IR) heaters (see picture). They can heat-up a person or a specific area in a room having to heat up the whole room like an A/C. Heating up just a part of the room saves a lot of power, and it's also much faster than waiting for the wh...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 14:48:16 PST
ArduinoPhone 2.0 - An open source mobile phone http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoPhone-20-an-Open-Source-Mobile-Phone-Based-/
ArduinoPhone 2.0 - An open source mobile phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/C61J/IJUAFIE8/FAZC61JIJUAFIE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/C61J/IJUAFIE8/FAZC61JIJUAFIE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/C61J/IJUAFIE8/FAZC61JIJUAFIE8.SMALL.jpg __loovee__ More than 2 years ago I had made an instructable - ArduinoPhone. ArduinoPhone was big and it's difficult for the beginner to make one. As there's a step to make the charge circuit. And I had heard so many voice that when will you make ArudinoPhone 2.0 for this 2 years. I think I really should make i...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:30:54 PST
Nikon IR remote and time laps with ATtiny 85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nikon-IR-Remote-and-Time-Laps-With-ATtiny-85/
Nikon IR remote and time laps with ATtiny 85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SMALL.jpg arduinomaster Why take time lapse pictures.The Nikon Coolpix P900 has very good build in features to take moon photos with it's 83 digital zoom.To take moon photos the Nikon has a 2 second delay. Other time lapse build in features are very good.Better even is a remote and a motorised tripod as the moon is constan...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 06:11:27 PST
ShotBot - Arduino Powered Pump Project http://www.instructables.com/id/ShotBot-Arduino-Powered-Pump-Project/
ShotBot - Arduino Powered Pump Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/QV3Y/IJX7FUF1/FYEQV3YIJX7FUF1.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official This Arduino Pump Tutorial is known as the ShotBot Project, demonstrating an easy way to build a simple shot pouring robot. We use two RobotGeek Pumping stations and some quick code to create a dual shot pouring robot. This project uses buttons to trigger the pouring as a basic example, but the butt...
By: robotgeek_official

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:41:37 PST
Interactive Dungeon Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Dungeon-Board/
Interactive Dungeon Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8E1F/IJIUVDUL/FYX8E1FIJIUVDUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8E1F/IJIUVDUL/FYX8E1FIJIUVDUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/8E1F/IJIUVDUL/FYX8E1FIJIUVDUL.SMALL.jpg Jaap Bierman Ever wanted to take your dungeoneering experiences to the next level? Well, I have, and for me, building an interactive dungeon board was the way to go.The idea for this project came to be when I had to build something with arduino for a school project. I was about to play Dungeons and dragons for t...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:32:20 PST
A Mysterious Box- Ultrasonic Range Finder(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Mysterious-Box-Ultrasonic-Range-FinderArduino/
A Mysterious Box- Ultrasonic Range Finder(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/JDYD/IJVWIL6V/FCSJDYDIJVWIL6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/JDYD/IJVWIL6V/FCSJDYDIJVWIL6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/JDYD/IJVWIL6V/FCSJDYDIJVWIL6V.SMALL.jpg Elecrow There are two news, which one you want to hear first? Ok. Let me tell you the good news- Our Elecrow company growing fast in support of maker partners and Arduino enthusiasts, we have added a lot of staffs, so we need a bigger place to accommodate us. We have completed the relocation of new offices ...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 00:08:32 PST
A beginner's guide to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Beginners-Guide-to-Arduino/
A beginner's guide to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/W5LA/IJSV0SWL/F6QW5LAIJSV0SWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/W5LA/IJSV0SWL/F6QW5LAIJSV0SWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/W5LA/IJSV0SWL/F6QW5LAIJSV0SWL.SMALL.jpg tttapa After some years of experimenting with Arduino, I decided that the time has come to share the knowledge I've acquired. So I here it goes, a guide to Arduino, with the bare basics for beginners and some more advanced explanations for people who are somewhat more familiar with electronics.Every step w...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 04:55:30 PST
2 MINUTE ARDUINO LASER ALARM http://www.instructables.com/id/2-MINUTE-ARDUINO-LASER-ALARM/
2 MINUTE ARDUINO LASER ALARM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5NMW/IJSX5ZGL/FF65NMWIJSX5ZGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5NMW/IJSX5ZGL/FF65NMWIJSX5ZGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/5NMW/IJSX5ZGL/FF65NMWIJSX5ZGL.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s WHAT YOU NEEDArduino LaserBreadboardJumper wiresLED10K Resistor CONNECTIONS First connect you resistor to the photo resistor and then that end will go to the - row in the board then the photo resistor will go to A0 on the arduino and the other end to 5V and the LED simply goes to pin 13 on the a...
By: Jacks how2s

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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 20:53:03 PST
How to measure your reaction time?? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-Your-Reaction-Time/
How to measure your reaction time?? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/K2JC/IJQOCF8E/F3EK2JCIJQOCF8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/K2JC/IJQOCF8E/F3EK2JCIJQOCF8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/K2JC/IJQOCF8E/F3EK2JCIJQOCF8E.SMALL.jpg victoryking I was reading some article where, writer was trying to impress upon the affect of Reaction time on life of athletes, snipers, cricketers and baseball players. Finally he concluded with its effect on life of normal people and I was amazed to see that reaction time had many implications on our day to ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 22:23:22 PST
The Interactive Donation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Interactive-Donation-Box/
The Interactive Donation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Donation boxes can be much more interesting and attractive when you combine them with electronics and a little bit of programming. This instructable will show you how to. As the name explains, making donation boxes interactive can help you gain much more attention and make people happy at the same t...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:26:41 PST
Smart multiplug http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Smart-Multiplug/
Smart multiplug - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JG5Q/IJSUYXK5/FV7JG5QIJSUYXK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JG5Q/IJSUYXK5/FV7JG5QIJSUYXK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/JG5Q/IJSUYXK5/FV7JG5QIJSUYXK5.SMALL.jpg pj200? Every day we all waste so much electricity. We forget to switch off the TV ,fan or any other electrical appliance. This harms our environment as well are pockets. If you fall asleep while watching television and forget to switch it off and it's your daily routine then you could loose upto or more th...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 21:08:07 PST
Arduino Terminal http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Terminal/
Arduino Terminal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/R8XC/IJSUYQGS/FIHR8XCIJSUYQGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/R8XC/IJSUYQGS/FIHR8XCIJSUYQGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/R8XC/IJSUYQGS/FIHR8XCIJSUYQGS.SMALL.jpg RubbaBoy So I recently got my Seeed Studio Ethernet Shield working, and I thought the SD card function was pretty cool. I wanted a way to display information from it. So I loaded up some demo programs, and decided to go a little bit farther with it. I wanted to make a sort of terminal, with keyboard input an...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 19:14:28 PST
Arduino Pedometer(without Accelerometer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pedometerwithout-Accelerometer/
Arduino Pedometer(without Accelerometer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/FXQB/IJSUYEJI/FHBFXQBIJSUYEJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/FXQB/IJSUYEJI/FHBFXQBIJSUYEJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/FXQB/IJSUYEJI/FHBFXQBIJSUYEJI.SMALL.jpg SriV3 Ever wondered how to make a pedometer without using an accelerometer,then this Instructable shows how to make one. This pedometer connects wirelessly via Bluetooth to your android smartphone and displays the number of steps dynamically that is as and when you take a step. It even shows the speed, di...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:27:40 PST
Dual Pulse Capacitive Discharge Spot Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Pulse-Capacitive-Discharge-Spot-Welder/
Dual Pulse Capacitive Discharge Spot Welder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/HCJ1/IJSX5448/FWWHCJ1IJSX5448.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/HCJ1/IJSX5448/FWWHCJ1IJSX5448.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/HCJ1/IJSX5448/FWWHCJ1IJSX5448.SMALL.jpg justwags This Instructables includes plans to build a dual pulse capacitive discharge spot welder that can output 400 amps in 60 micro seconds. Theory IntroductionThe reason for this a portable capacitive discharge spot welder, which can be used to aid in the process of building a battery pack for the UM...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:58:02 PST
Bluetooth Controlled Outlet (Home Automation) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Outlet-Home-Automation/
Bluetooth Controlled Outlet (Home Automation) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SMALL.jpg zslst600 Have you ever left the house and wondered if you forgot to turn off the lights or the TV? Or been driving home in the dark and wish the lights would be on before you get in the house with you hands full of groceries. A simple solution I have found is to create your very own smart outlet! A cheaper s...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:01:36 PST
IoT Weather Station With Adafruit HUZZAH ESP8266 (ESP-12E) And Adafruit IO http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Weather-Station-With-ESP8266/
IoT Weather Station With Adafruit HUZZAH ESP8266 (ESP-12E) And Adafruit IO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/JBWS/IJYUIHBT/F69JBWSIJYUIHBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/JBWS/IJYUIHBT/F69JBWSIJYUIHBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/JBWS/IJYUIHBT/F69JBWSIJYUIHBT.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello, everyone ! Time ago I saw this Weather Station by Aleator777 and I got inspired to make my own weather station. I saw that the Intel Edison is too expensive in my country, so I decided to find something cheaper, and I found that the Adafruit HUZZAH is a lot cheaper. So I ordered one.When the ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 07:55:29 PST
Emergency Voltmeter for Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Voltmeter-for-Quadcopter/
Emergency Voltmeter for Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SMALL.jpg ivver So, for the beginning I want to explain why I did it the way I did. I was flying my quad at night and crashed it in tall grass, after some time I found out that I lost my lipo baterry monitor and I still had few more fully charged batteries. So I went inside and take what I found laying around and m...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 09:44:30 PST
LM35 Temperature Sensor with Datalogging on SD card on Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/LM35-Temperature-Sensor-With-Datalogging-on-SD-Car/
LM35 Temperature Sensor with Datalogging on SD card on Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2LMQ/IJQO7YKM/FFG2LMQIJQO7YKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2LMQ/IJQO7YKM/FFG2LMQIJQO7YKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/2LMQ/IJQO7YKM/FFG2LMQIJQO7YKM.SMALL.jpg vishal1502 - Demonstrates the use of an LM35 sensor on Intel Edison to measure temperature over extended periods ranging from several hours to weeks and logs the temperature readings from the sensor to an SD card inserted onboard, all necessary things such as time interval between two consecutive readings, eit...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 10:13:32 PST
Multiplexing Made Easy with the MM74C925N http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiplexing-Made-Easy-With-the-MM74C925N/
Multiplexing Made Easy with the MM74C925N - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/BV9W/IJRFIESP/FPGBV9WIJRFIESP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/BV9W/IJRFIESP/FPGBV9WIJRFIESP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/BV9W/IJRFIESP/FPGBV9WIJRFIESP.SMALL.jpg mastergabe I often find myself using seven segment displays in my projects, as they possess a retro look. Not only do i like using them but i also like making them. Through my encounters with seven segment displays i have learnt the many ways to control them with Arduino. - Controlling each LED separately (ex...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 22:01:28 PST
Remote Wi-Fi DHT11 Temperature an Humidity I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display With Two ESP8266 and Visuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Wi-Fi-DHT11-Temperature-an-Humidity-I2C-2-X/
Remote Wi-Fi DHT11 Temperature an Humidity I2C 2 X 16 LCD Display With Two ESP8266 and Visuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/Y8Y4/IJRHPVJB/F3DY8Y4IJRHPVJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/Y8Y4/IJRHPVJB/F3DY8Y4IJRHPVJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/Y8Y4/IJRHPVJB/F3DY8Y4IJRHPVJB.SMALL.jpg BoianM ESP8266 modules are great low cost stand alone controllers with built in Wi-Fi, and I already made a simple Blink instructable with ESP8266 NodeMCU module.The advantage of the ESP8266 over Arduino and other controllers is the builtin Wi-Fi. In this Instructable I will show you how with the help of V...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 19:33:00 PST