Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - control - arduino http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:56:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-Arduino-tank-using-Annikken-/
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SMALL.jpg Annikken Hi guys, I am Robin, one of the developers of Annikken Andee. Just a few weeks back we were invited to be a part of Arduino Day Singapore 2014. On the day of the event, we showcased a missile-firing lego-crushing smartphone controlled Tank built using our Annikken Andee. It was a big hit with our a...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:06:34 PDT
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Click-onoff-from-your-Android-mobile-using-/
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows how you can switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile with just one click on the pfodApp icon. Add a relay driven by this output to switch the real hardware. No Android coding is required. Simple text strings in the Arduino code control everyt...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:31:41 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT
How to make a Magic Fan by using Scratch and Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-hardware-by-using-Scratch-and-Arduino-/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:49:28 PDT
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-4-Arduino-and-Cybot-Control/
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've had a couple of Cybots as well as the Tom robots for a number of years - every so often they get dragged out and tinkered with. Now is this years turn. I have decided to try my hand at Arduino control of the Bots motors. There seems to be a large number of You tube Videos that say "yes we d...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:24:41 PDT
How to Make a Wheel Speed Detector by Using a Light Sensor. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wheel-speed-detector/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:20:07 PDT
Make an Arduino-controlled AC switch. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-plug-to-plug-switch/
Make an Arduino-controlled AC switch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/BSZ1/HSHDSMP6/FZ3BSZ1HSHDSMP6.SMALL.jpg Victor8o5 Always wanted to take total control of your electric appliances even without being at home? Well, thanks to this instructable you will be able to do that and much more. Some friendly suggestions before starting: Electricity is very dangerous, read and follow the "DANGER:" advices written i...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 09:07:52 PDT
Arduino Robot with coil gun / gauss gun drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-with-coil-gun-gauss-gun-drone/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/A01T/HRCJZYOY/FQGA01THRCJZYOY.SMALL.jpg Eagle199393   12V-220V inverter, 2*680uF capacitors, coil, laser sight, 2servo, 4mm projectile If YOU want more info please write in comments.
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 05:52:42 PST
2 Arduino Powered RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Arduino-Powered-RC-plane/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 12:20:35 PST
Android Bluetooth Control Led RGB http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Led-RGB/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 06:44:41 PST
How to control "stuff" from your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-stuff-from-your-PC/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:38:04 PST
Remote Control your Computer using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-your-Computer-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used a Teensyduino to act as a translator between an infrared remote control and my computer.  The Teensy reads the infrared signals from the remote control and then emulates a USB computer keyboard.  I'm using it to control VLC Media Player using my remote control instead of the keyboar...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:05:39 PST
Computer controlled RC car with two Arduinos http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-controlled-RC-car-with-two-Arduinos/
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 00:31:04 PST
BLU-BOARD, control your home with blue tooth! http://www.instructables.com/id/BLU-BOARD-control-your-home-with-blue-tooth/
BLU-BOARD, control your home with blue tooth! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/DREG/HNY22AQB/F8XDREGHNY22AQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/DREG/HNY22AQB/F8XDREGHNY22AQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/DREG/HNY22AQB/F8XDREGHNY22AQB.SMALL.jpg kyle brinkerhoff Big thanks to the fine people at Hack-A-Day for sharing this with the world! if you'd like to donate to the project: https://www.suprmasv.com/projects/167/blu-board This project has been in the works for along time, three months if I reckon Correctly, but anyways, this device will allow you to contr...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 20:58:21 PST
Accelerometer Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Accelerometer-Car/
Accelerometer Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/1JU2/HN81YKKY/F491JU2HN81YKKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/1JU2/HN81YKKY/F491JU2HN81YKKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/1JU2/HN81YKKY/F491JU2HN81YKKY.SMALL.jpg aswamy This is my 'FIRST' post so am sorry if i missed something or made a mistake, please bear with me. This is kind of a side project my friend and I made based on Arduino micro-controller and MSP-430 micro-controller. And I would like to share the steps we took to come up with this accelerometer car. ...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 07:45:23 PDT
DIY Robotic Hand Controlled by a Glove and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robotic-Hand-Controlled-by-a-Glove-and-Arduino/
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 12:28:30 PDT
DIY Prosthetic Hand & Forearm (Voice Controlled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Prosthetic-Hand-Forearm/
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:33:52 PDT
Household Relay connected to arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Household-Relay-connected-to-arduino/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 10:54:25 PDT
Super Simple Arduino Powered Roomba Scheduler http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Arduino-Powered-Roomba-Scheduler/
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 05:52:54 PDT
Controlling Arduino RoverBot with TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-RoverBot-with-TV-Remote/
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 11:29:06 PDT
Wireless Outlet Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Outlet-Control/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XJDV/HJAHP6J4/FCLXJDVHJAHP6J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XJDV/HJAHP6J4/FCLXJDVHJAHP6J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XJDV/HJAHP6J4/FCLXJDVHJAHP6J4.SMALL.jpg Hall878 I made a tablet app, using MIT's AppInventor, that connects to an arduino via bluetooth. Using Relays, I can control outlets from a distance. I use this setup at parties for an quick and easy DIY light show! The end product is quite impressive! See it working in action HERE  EDIT: 1/12/14 I ha...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 22:22:21 PDT
RobotGardener http://www.instructables.com/id/RobotGardener/
RobotGardener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/VLGP/HIW8MREN/FK3VLGPHIW8MREN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/VLGP/HIW8MREN/FK3VLGPHIW8MREN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/VLGP/HIW8MREN/FK3VLGPHIW8MREN.SMALL.jpg OuterBabylon Control Unit Construction Chapter 1: Disclaimers and Warnings Chapter 3: Work Area and Setup Chapter 5: Build the Heavy Current Router Chapter 6: Build the Relay Box Chapter 7: Build the Arduino Project Box Chapter 8: Build the GIF Power Box ...
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 19:00:40 PDT
Horto domi: the Open Source Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Horto-domi-the-Open-Source-Smart-Garden/
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 10:42:57 PDT
Arduino IR Remote receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IR-Remote-receiver/
Arduino IR Remote receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EHCO/HIDCOVPR/FOSEHCOHIDCOVPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EHCO/HIDCOVPR/FOSEHCOHIDCOVPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/EHCO/HIDCOVPR/FOSEHCOHIDCOVPR.SMALL.jpg lini27 I have been successful in programming my Arduino to identify sets of digits transmitted from my  IR remote. With this program you can control 4 LEDs over a IR Remote. Parts You will need: - A TV  IR Remote (I used one from samsung) - 4 LEDs or more -  A IR Receiver (TSOP4838, or a similar) - any...
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 12:15:48 PDT
D-Motor Driver Shield (for speed control) http://www.instructables.com/id/D-Motor-Driver-Shield-for-speed-control/
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:51:43 PDT
Arduino Controlled/Voice TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ControlledVoice-TV-Remote/
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:18:48 PDT
Arduino AND Bluetooth HC-05 Connecting easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-AND-Bluetooth-HC-05-Connecting-easily/
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 00:41:56 PDT
Arduino - Control Servo with Visual Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Control-Servo-with-Visual-Basic/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LVYI/HET0RM1F/FISLVYIHET0RM1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LVYI/HET0RM1F/FISLVYIHET0RM1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/LVYI/HET0RM1F/FISLVYIHET0RM1F.SMALL.jpg RuiSantos Hi guys, Today I'll show how you can control a servo with Visual basic. Before this project I’ve never used Visual basic so if anyone finds any mistake in my code please leave a comment here and help me improve it. you can visit my website for more electronic projects, interesting news and tips: h...
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:25:26 PST
Arduino + Nokia 5110 display + IR sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nokia-5110-display-IR-sensor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hi! Today I'm show you my new project using an Arduino UNO, a Nokia 5110 display (PCD8544) and an IR sensor. I managed to write a sketch that's reading the data received by the IR sensor and then display the names of the pushed buttons on the screen. I also used Nokia's entire board with lcd and key...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 01:31:09 PST
Remote control via GPRS/GSM SMS. http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-the-relays-via-GPRS-SMS/
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By: Elecrow

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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:36:09 PST
Control Arduino Board Wirelessly With iPhone, iPad or iPod Using iArduino App and Ethernet Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-Board-Wirelessly-With-iPhone-iPad/
Control Arduino Board Wirelessly With iPhone, iPad or iPod Using iArduino App and Ethernet Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/R9ET/H9T4CK38/FKMR9ETH9T4CK38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/R9ET/H9T4CK38/FKMR9ETH9T4CK38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/R9ET/H9T4CK38/FKMR9ETH9T4CK38.SMALL.jpg DjTronix This tutorial will guide you with how to make whole setup to control your Arduino Board with iArduino application.For understanding, we will use Led and we will switch it On and Off  with the help of iArduino app.From this you will get the idea about how to setup iArduino to control your Arduino boa...
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Sun, 25 Nov 2012 23:08:33 PST
Mike's Lab | Control anything using Twitter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikes-Lab-Control-anything-using-Twitter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SMALL.jpg mpieters1 In this project I'll show you how to control your projects using Twitter! The code used in this project is available here: http://www.mikepieters.com/codes/tweetLED.ino
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 11:20:07 PST
Mike's Lab | Voice Controlled Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikes-Lab-Voice-Controlled-Lights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/QGZM/H9G15RBB/FL1QGZMH9G15RBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/QGZM/H9G15RBB/FL1QGZMH9G15RBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/QGZM/H9G15RBB/FL1QGZMH9G15RBB.SMALL.jpg mpieters1 In this tutorial I'll show you how to use the Arduino to control lights with your own voice! The code used in this tutorial is available here: http://www.mikepieters.com/codes/mikeslab.ino To use this code, first download the library here: http://www.veear.eu/downloads/
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Wed, 14 Nov 2012 08:04:15 PST
Puzzlebox Orbit: Using an Arduino to Control an Infrared Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzlebox-Orbit-Using-an-Arduino-to-Control-an-In/
Puzzlebox Orbit: Using an Arduino to Control an Infrared Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/66FN/H9G11PBA/FPE66FNH9G11PBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/66FN/H9G11PBA/FPE66FNH9G11PBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/66FN/H9G11PBA/FPE66FNH9G11PBA.SMALL.jpg puzzlebox In this Instructable we will explain how infrared signals are used by a remote to control a toy or device, then show how a simple circuit can be added to an Arduino to operate the same device through free, Open Source software. This document is part of a series covering the Puzzlebox Orbit, a brain...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 12:13:15 PST
Arduino-Controlled Chemical Foam Spewing Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Chemical-Foam-Spewing-Pumpkin/
Arduino-Controlled Chemical Foam Spewing Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/JAQ9/H8XM1WTV/FCNJAQ9H8XM1WTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/JAQ9/H8XM1WTV/FCNJAQ9H8XM1WTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/JAQ9/H8XM1WTV/FCNJAQ9H8XM1WTV.SMALL.gif SF Media Labs If the thought of dozens of tricker-or-treaters in gross-out costumes knocking down your door makes you want to spew, have we got the pumpkin for you! Every time the Arduino-Controlled Chemical Foam Spewing Pumpkin encounters a trick-or-treater at your doorstep, it spews burning chemical foam all ...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 11:33:57 PST
Computer Controlled RGB Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Controlled-RGB-Led/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZI8Z/H6734X4O/FKCZI8ZH6734X4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZI8Z/H6734X4O/FKCZI8ZH6734X4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/ZI8Z/H6734X4O/FKCZI8ZH6734X4O.SMALL.jpg juggleboy Here are some photos of a project I've been working on. Its a RGB Led that can be controlled from my PC. In addition to being able to change its color, I am also able to make it blink at any rate I choose. I started this project a while back but stopped when I got stumped trying to devise a way to s...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 17:53:54 PDT
Arduino project done using Matlab-Simulink. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-project-done-using-Matlab-Simulink/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/RJZ6/H5TUBAEP/FIGRJZ6H5TUBAEP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/RJZ6/H5TUBAEP/FIGRJZ6H5TUBAEP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/RJZ6/H5TUBAEP/FIGRJZ6H5TUBAEP.SMALL.jpg Mohammad AlShawabkeh In this project I will make an interfacing with Matlab-Simulink using Arduino to build a control system, instead of using the conventional ID of Arduino, and this can be done via a special library MathWorks build it to this aim. This method depends on the main blocks of the Simulink libraries, ...
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 03:14:11 PDT
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) http://www.instructables.com/id/150-Arduino-TV-Annoyer-Turns-TVs-on-when-you-/
$1.50 Arduino TV Annoyer!! (Turns TVs on when you want them off) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/QT5L/H52FXKOO/F4YQT5LH52FXKOO.SMALL.jpg xBacon Hey Arduino fans! Here is an 'ible for making a device that turns TVs on when you want them off, and off then you want them on! If you hide it in something inconspicuous, it would make a great April Fools joke or gag gift. And the best part is that the total parts cost is less than $1.50!! (Assumin...
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Wed, 1 Aug 2012 11:06:25 PDT
Arduino Controlled ATX Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-ATX-Power-Supply/
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Sat, 16 Jun 2012 13:12:32 PDT
How to make an expandable, professional, pc controlled fireworks launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-expandable-professional-pc-contro/
How to make an expandable, professional, pc controlled fireworks launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/LZDU/H2WEQ5O0/F2XLZDUH2WEQ5O0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/LZDU/H2WEQ5O0/F2XLZDUH2WEQ5O0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/LZDU/H2WEQ5O0/F2XLZDUH2WEQ5O0.SMALL.jpg ghostbust555  The basis of this project is the arduino MEGA. If you have not experience with it it is a good platform for beginners and I will provide all the code necessary. With this you'll be able to launch hundreds of shells off. First, order your supplies. You'll need- - 2 arduino megas ($50-$60 each) or ...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 21:27:22 PDT
Control Servos over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Servos-over-the-Internet-via-Arduino-with-/
Control Servos over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/FZGG/H2MYJPSW/FLHFZGGH2MYJPSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/FZGG/H2MYJPSW/FLHFZGGH2MYJPSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/FZGG/H2MYJPSW/FLHFZGGH2MYJPSW.SMALL.jpg nathanknz Servos have many uses and can be a lot of fun to play around with. Something that can be heaps of fun is taking control of up to six servos over the internet! Just imagine the possibilities. This process is made really simple using the Teleduino sketch for your ethernet enabled Arduino. Haven't hea...
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Fri, 25 May 2012 11:49:52 PDT
Using Arduino and Bluetooth control a two-drive car http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Arduino-and-Bluetooth-control-a-two-drive-ca/
Using Arduino and Bluetooth control a two-drive car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9YNH/H1Y07KCF/F539YNHH1Y07KCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9YNH/H1Y07KCF/F539YNHH1Y07KCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/9YNH/H1Y07KCF/F539YNHH1Y07KCF.SMALL.jpg ElecFreaks We just modified a two-driver car control by Arduino and Bluetooth module.  The control side used Freaduino 328 and two Joystick module and Bluetooth Shield for send data.  The other  side used Arduino Pro and Bluetooth Bee for received data and control the car. This modified just our step one. We w...
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Tue, 8 May 2012 06:58:20 PDT
Control a Relay over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-Relay-over-the-Internet-via-Arduino-with/
Control a Relay over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/343B/H1JU6KCF/FQZ343BH1JU6KCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/343B/H1JU6KCF/FQZ343BH1JU6KCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/343B/H1JU6KCF/FQZ343BH1JU6KCF.SMALL.jpg nathanknz Relays are an oldie but a goodie. They allow you to switch high current/voltage loads using a digital output from something like the Arduino. What would make a relay even better? How about controlling a relay over the internet from anywhere in the world? Yea! This process is made really simple usi...
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 19:32:33 PDT
Controlling an Arduino Board Using an Infrared Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-an-Arduino-Board-Using-an-Infrared-Rem/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YXG3/H1HMDOQE/FJLYXG3H1HMDOQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YXG3/H1HMDOQE/FJLYXG3H1HMDOQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YXG3/H1HMDOQE/FJLYXG3H1HMDOQE.SMALL.jpg norednored I-Introduction Hello everyone, my name is Noreddine Kessa, I am an electronics enthusiast.  I had fun this weekend playing with my new toy ,  Arduino ATmega328 DIY Kit that I got on eBay, and I would love to share the joy with everyone interested in learning about the subject. OK enough of that,  le...
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Thu, 26 Apr 2012 17:23:56 PDT
Control anything remotely with Infrared signals. http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-anything-remotely-with-Infrared-signals/
Control anything remotely with Infrared signals. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/46YR/H1EN01R5/FWP46YRH1EN01R5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/46YR/H1EN01R5/FWP46YRH1EN01R5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/46YR/H1EN01R5/FWP46YRH1EN01R5.SMALL.jpg Hammock Boy Who would have thought that just about every Arduino attachment can be controlled in some way with a TV remote? Now its time to find out how. Setup and Materials The setup for this is quite basic. The real challenge is finding neat products for this and writing the code. Materials. 1x Arduino 1x...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 05:23:22 PDT
Control an LED over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-LED-over-the-Internet-via-Arduino-with-/
Control an LED over the Internet via Arduino with Teleduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/9G0Z/H1AH6TNV/F389G0ZH1AH6TNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/9G0Z/H1AH6TNV/F389G0ZH1AH6TNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/9G0Z/H1AH6TNV/F389G0ZH1AH6TNV.SMALL.jpg nathanknz There is something cool about making an LED glow via an Arduino. What could make that even cooler? How about making that LED glow from anywhere in the world via the internet? Now we're talkin'! This process is made really simple using the Teleduino sketch for your ethernet enabled Arduino. Haven't ...
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 23:11:50 PDT
Control an LED over the internet using the Arduino Ethernet Shield and Transistor (the transistor is optional) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-LED-over-the-internet-using-the-Arduino/
Control an LED over the internet using the Arduino Ethernet Shield and Transistor (the transistor is optional) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/HRXV/H0OJ0UAT/FLHHRXVH0OJ0UAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/HRXV/H0OJ0UAT/FLHHRXVH0OJ0UAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/HRXV/H0OJ0UAT/FLHHRXVH0OJ0UAT.SMALL.jpg CDCosma Today I will be showing you how to control an LED over the internet using an ethernet shield and an arduino. PARTS NEEDED: 1x Arduino (In my case I am using the Duemilanove) 1x Arduino Ethernet Shield (It HAS to have a W5100 chip, sorry ENC28J60 users!) 1x 2N2222 NPN Transistor | http://bit.ly/HXkK...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 16:01:27 PDT
Arduino Controlled Nerf Vulcan http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controled-Nerf-Vulcan/
Arduino Controlled Nerf Vulcan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/81RW/H0OJ164M/FC781RWH0OJ164M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/81RW/H0OJ164M/FC781RWH0OJ164M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/81RW/H0OJ164M/FC781RWH0OJ164M.SMALL.jpg alecnotalex Yes, this is exactly what the title says it is. This instructable will teach you how to control any Nerf Vulcan, with your Arduino. The provided tutorial will just shoot for 2.5 seconds, stop for 2.5 seconds, and so on. It is like a "hello world" program for controlling your Nerf Vulcan. It can easi...
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 15:11:15 PDT
How to control your TV with an Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-your-TV-with-an-Arduino/
How to control your TV with an Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/9XEL/GVOX0OMX/FII9XELGVOX0OMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/9XEL/GVOX0OMX/FII9XELGVOX0OMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/9XEL/GVOX0OMX/FII9XELGVOX0OMX.SMALL.jpg Wally_Z So. This Instructable will show you how to control anything controllable by IR, or Infrared light. This includes cameras, TV's, DVD players, VCR's, you get the point. I will be showing you how to receive the codes, and then how to transmit them. Objects required for this project: 1x Arduino (any ...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2011 20:47:13 PST
Control your Arduino with a remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-Arduino-with-a-remote/
Control your Arduino with a remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/4HEY/GVQHPXNF/FTX4HEYGVQHPXNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/4HEY/GVQHPXNF/FTX4HEYGVQHPXNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/4HEY/GVQHPXNF/FTX4HEYGVQHPXNF.SMALL.jpg phorvath92 Wondering about how to control anything in your house with a simple remote control? It's pretty simple and cheap. Collect stuff Here is what you will need: - Arduino (I use UNO) - Solderless breadboard - An infrared receiver - Solderless wires - Any kind of remote control Assemble the receiv...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2011 10:12:47 PST