Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 18:25:48 PST BLOX v1.01 Arduino-Controlled Self-Targeting Sentry Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Self-Targeting-Sentry-Mount/
Arduino-Controlled Self-Targeting Sentry Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this project we build a really easy, low-cost, low-complexity, high-functionality automatic targeting mount for any purpose you require. When someone or something comes near the device, it magically (not really) swivels around to face the intruder, ready to bombard them with whatever you have hoo...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:01:41 PST
Programming ATmega16A using arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-ATmega16A-using-arduino-IDE/
Programming ATmega16A using arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SMALL.jpg ekhiw Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhHi,my name is Ekky Hermestian IW from IndonesiaThis tutorial will show you how to program an ATmega16 using Arduino IDEWe can use syntax like pinMode()digitalWrite()digitalRead()and many more using non-Arduino AVR microcontrollers.I usually program ATmega16 ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:52:34 PST
Intel Edison: VU-meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-VU-meter/
Intel Edison: VU-meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make a simple VU-Meter with Intel Edison or any Arduino board.Discover the music in visual form. Let's begin...Mobile users can find the video included from HERE! Components Basic components needed are LCD screen, Microphone and Arduino based board.Optional is the shield that i wil...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:14:29 PST
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Heat-meter-TMP36/
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Intel Edison based analog temperature meter.the TMP36 can read temperatures that are -40 to +120 Celsius BUT the meter only shows temperatures between +40 to about 100 celcius. Why? Just because i coded it to show only that temperature range. This meter is in use that uses that kind of range and tem...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:57:11 PST
twitter arduino security system http://www.instructables.com/id/twitter-arduino-security-system/
twitter arduino security system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SMALL.jpg HermanLeopold You will need:An Arduino uno or similar.An Arduino Ethernet ShieldA breadboardA computer with Arduino IDEAn Ethernet cable connected to internetTwo momentary switches (can be replaced by sensor)Two 1K resistorsA bunch of wires Step 1: wirring up Put the shield on to the Arduino Wire it up as on t...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:19:26 PST
Intel Edison: Heart rate monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Heart-rate-monitor/
Intel Edison: Heart rate monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/BVVN/I4VQKMK4/FT7BVVNI4VQKMK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/BVVN/I4VQKMK4/FT7BVVNI4VQKMK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/BVVN/I4VQKMK4/FT7BVVNI4VQKMK4.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make a simple DIY heart rate monitor using Intel Edison.The main build itself is pretty simple. You will need a small tube. LDR resistor and a led.The code on the other hand needs a lot of calibrating.I used my typical heart rate at baseline witch is about 80 beats per minute.Mobile u...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:33:14 PST
Intel Edison: Knight Rider http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Knight-Rider/
Intel Edison: Knight Rider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make 10 led knight Rider 'KITT' lights.Now that we are having the nostalgia from my previous project (If not go see my Intel Edison: Custom Doorbell immediately!). Let's build the light's that was a inspiration to whole world.Mobile users can find the video here! Components You wil...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:02:42 PST
Driving the pm55L-048-hp69 with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-the-pm55L-048-hp69-with-Arduino/
Driving the pm55L-048-hp69 with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/HKK2/I4SCG7IE/FV9HKK2I4SCG7IE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/HKK2/I4SCG7IE/FV9HKK2I4SCG7IE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/HKK2/I4SCG7IE/FV9HKK2I4SCG7IE.SMALL.jpg gdai In this instructable I will teach you how to wire your stepper to run it with the arduino board.You will need:Arduino board (mine is uno)Breadboard and wiresULN2803 or ULN2003PM55L-048-HP69 stepperPower suply for stepper (I'm using a 19V 1A since this stepper works on 24V) Wiring Using this tutor...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:30:09 PST
DIY Automated Tea Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automated-Tea-Maker/
DIY Automated Tea Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/CLCF/I4SCDFTD/FTNCLCFI4SCDFTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/CLCF/I4SCDFTD/FTNCLCFI4SCDFTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/CLCF/I4SCDFTD/FTNCLCFI4SCDFTD.SMALL.jpg periprohus Create your own automated tea maker! This inexpensive and small machine will submerge, stir and finally rise the teabag out the mug you have previously filled with boiling water when tea is ready, playing an alarm melody of your choice!Although it is not a new concept (several similar machines can b...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 08:37:33 PST
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-LEDs-with-your-TV-remote-Arduino-IR-T/
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I repurposed the useless buttons on my TV remote to control the LEDs behind my TV. You can also use this technique to control all sorts of things with a bit of code editing. I will also talk a bit about the theory of how an infrared transmitter and an infrared rec...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:03:38 PST
Arduino Universal Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Universal-Shield/
Arduino Universal Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALWX/I4PHK9BQ/FO1ALWXI4PHK9BQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALWX/I4PHK9BQ/FO1ALWXI4PHK9BQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/ALWX/I4PHK9BQ/FO1ALWXI4PHK9BQ.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hi! Today I'm gonna show you my latest thing I've done in Eagle. It's not something hard or very impresive, but it's useful and it can help you to spare some wires and you can avoid the breadboard for small projects.As you can see I'm not a pro in using CADSoft Eagle, but if you're not happy with my...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 10:58:08 PST
Arduino robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-2/
Arduino robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SMALL.jpg DamiD96 Follow me on youtube to watch video about robotDD-9602 is my new robot. It is a robotic arm fixed on mobil base.It has 4 servomotors and two motors DC to control the base. The robot is controlled from RC controller, but using Arduino we can control also movement on the ground.I bought the component ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:18:52 PST
How to Make a Single Chip Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Single-Chip-Arduino/
How to Make a Single Chip Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/4LLD/I4MMMLZJ/FB94LLDI4MMMLZJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/4LLD/I4MMMLZJ/FB94LLDI4MMMLZJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/4LLD/I4MMMLZJ/FB94LLDI4MMMLZJ.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon Hello everyone, Pure Carbon here and today I bring you an extremely cool instructable. As some of you know I recently announced that I was starting a youtube channel to go along with my instructables account, unfortunately it has been very difficult and it has made me very busy. Because of this I ha...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:45:41 PST
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Crossguard-Lightsaber/
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad For all "those wierd kids that are board" and looking for something to do on a dark winter's night...Make the new crossguard triblade lightsaber from Star Wars: Episode 7, (VII in Roman numerals, if they even teach that in school anymore)This instructable will go over the physical build but it is mo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:20:27 PST
Color Changing Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Mood-Lamp/
Color Changing Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SMALL.jpg batkin Get in the mood with some fairly simple ATTiny85 based homemade color shifting lamps! The code is Arduino IDE compatible for easy customization. Step 1: Materials Saw Drill Sheet of wood Wood screws Various hole cutter bits 6" Acrylic Cupcake / CAKE / Centerpiece Tube Extension (for diffusing t...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:24:56 PST
Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3x3x3-LED-Cube-with-Arduino/
Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SMALL.jpg hkerr This is my first instructable so leave feedback in the comments please.When viewing lots of LED Cube tutorials it seemed like they were too complex and like they didn't give enough detail on how to build them. Also the pick controlled ones had very complex coding and complex wiring. Most cubes looke...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:23:33 PST
DIY Fingerprint Biometric Arduino Anti-thief Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Biometric-Arduino-Engine-Security-System/
DIY Fingerprint Biometric Arduino Anti-thief Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/3WS9/I441ZX7D/FV33WS9I441ZX7D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/3WS9/I441ZX7D/FV33WS9I441ZX7D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/3WS9/I441ZX7D/FV33WS9I441ZX7D.SMALL.jpg pelegren To create a simple biometric security system to protect your car from unauthorized user, I thought of using fingerprint sensor and Arduino together. This project is based on Adafruit tutorial and for simplicity, I was using the whole program created by them and just modify a little bit the terms use...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 08:49:29 PST
Intel Edison: Distance Bug - HC-SR04 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Distance-Bug-HC-SR04/
Intel Edison: Distance Bug - HC-SR04 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/PYAB/I3VHZCLW/FT7PYABI3VHZCLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/PYAB/I3VHZCLW/FT7PYABI3VHZCLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/PYAB/I3VHZCLW/FT7PYABI3VHZCLW.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Say hello to the distance bug!The basic idea in this project is that it measures distance with ultrasound and displays it in centimeters to the LCD display. Bonus feature is that if the button is pushed the LCD will turn green and it will save the current distance to the SD card. On the screen it wi...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:35:26 PST
Intel Edison Temperature logger with RBG-LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Temperature-logger-with-RBG-LCD/
Intel Edison Temperature logger with RBG-LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/JUL0/I3THN2NI/FF2JUL0I3THN2NI.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen First of all, Thank you very much Instructables+Intel for the Edison board and the grove starter kit plus! This project is the first thing i did with the board just to test it and it is very easy for anyone to do. More user friendly project's that anyone can build coming soon! Unboxing and setting...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:06:13 PST
Nyan Bot - Arduino & Leddar http://www.instructables.com/id/Nyan-Bot-Arduino-Leddar/
Nyan Bot - Arduino & Leddar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/ZJ7B/I3XTVQ31/FAEZJ7BI3XTVQ31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/ZJ7B/I3XTVQ31/FAEZJ7BI3XTVQ31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/ZJ7B/I3XTVQ31/FAEZJ7BI3XTVQ31.SMALL.jpg LeddarTech NYAN BOT PROJECT Looking for a cool hands-on project to introduce kids to robotics, sensors and basic electronics? Using the Arduino platform and a LeddarOne sensor, this family affair was an excellent opportunity to work together to build something fun for everyone ─ including the cat!PROJECT I...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:05:03 PST
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Hey-Im-ready-to-drink/
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SMALL.jpg pelegren Many things happen just by drinking coffee. Big business successful ideas come out while people are chatting having coffee. I love having coffee especially when I'm in the office. I'm pretty sure everyone out there loves coffee. But when I make coffee, i can't drink it straight away because it is to...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:15:10 PST
DIY 4x4 Arduino Synth Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-4x4-Arduino-Synth-Pad/
DIY 4x4 Arduino Synth Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/6WYP/I3KCEO1U/F5R6WYPI3KCEO1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/6WYP/I3KCEO1U/F5R6WYPI3KCEO1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/6WYP/I3KCEO1U/F5R6WYPI3KCEO1U.SMALL.jpg nckureghian This project takes an Arduino Uno and a variety of other components and turns them into a synth pad which can play a variety of different tones, record those tones and play them back and teach a user how to play new songs. Tools and Components 1. Soldering Iron2. Solder3. Wire Strippers4. Wire/ R...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 21:31:16 PST
Extracting the Arduino´s Soul / Extrayendo el Alma de Arduino / Arduino bootloader http://www.instructables.com/id/Extracting-the-Arduinos-Soul-Extrayendo-el-Alma-de/
Extracting the Arduino´s Soul / Extrayendo el Alma de Arduino / Arduino bootloader - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/3TU9/I395S9LM/FQR3TU9I395S9LM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/3TU9/I395S9LM/FQR3TU9I395S9LM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/3TU9/I395S9LM/FQR3TU9I395S9LM.SMALL.jpg IAP Sí, sé que es un poco exagerado el título, sin embargo, al bootloader que contienen los microcontroladores de las placas Arduino me gusta llamarlo de esa manera, explicare el por qué a continuación y se explicara como cargar este bootloader a un microcontrolador. Materiales 1 Tarjeta Arduino UNO 1 ...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 19:31:57 PST
Ford Bluetooth Interface (Control phone with stock radio) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-Bluetooth-Interface-Control-phone-with-stock-/
Ford Bluetooth Interface (Control phone with stock radio) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/9PBS/I36LF4MI/F4G9PBSI36LF4MI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/9PBS/I36LF4MI/F4G9PBSI36LF4MI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/9PBS/I36LF4MI/F4G9PBSI36LF4MI.SMALL.jpg dthomas34 This is a project I started about a year ago. It is a Bluetooth interface for a Ford radio and is a direct replacement for the CD changer in my '99 Ford Expedition! All you have to do is unplug the CD changer and plug the Bluetooth interface in!Features:-Play/Pause-Next/Back-FF/FR-Voice Dial (Siri a...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:39:14 PST
Traffic Management System using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Management-System-using-Arduino/
Traffic Management System using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SMALL.jpg Bhanu Kishan This is a very simple and basic prototype of how Traffic flow is managed. I built this prototype with LED's and Ardunio Microcontroller. This is only for beginners and it hardly takes 30mins to finish the sketch and circuit. Required Materials Arduino UNOMale to Male Jumper wiresSix 330 ohm resis...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:53:01 PST
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robot-Mold-Making-Casting-and-Arduino-Remote-C/
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SMALL.jpg ComposiMold Learn how to build your own unique robot with ComposiMold.Parts List:ComposiStone (2lbs), Hot glue, Spray adhesive, PureCast605, Elmer’s Glue, Used ComposiMold, ProtoCast85R, Water, Toy Robot, Silicone, Cardboard Box’s, Paint, Colored tissue Paper, Cups, Wires, Delight Paper Clay, Plastic bags/ tras...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:38:30 PST
HACKED!: Looping Louie on steroids http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Looping-Louie-on-steroids/
HACKED!: Looping Louie on steroids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WUCQ/I2RGX69F/FDEWUCQI2RGX69F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WUCQ/I2RGX69F/FDEWUCQI2RGX69F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/WUCQ/I2RGX69F/FDEWUCQI2RGX69F.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I "hacked" a kids game called "Looping Louie". This way the speed of the toy airplane receives a big speed boost and makes the game more fun and difficult for adults. You can control the speed with a potentiometer from -9V up to +9V or choose one of the three rand...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:44:32 PST
Two Player Simon Memory Game With External Switches http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Player-Simon-Memory-Game-With-External-Switche/
Two Player Simon Memory Game With External Switches - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/B58Q/I2M2GFV2/F2UB58QI2M2GFV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/B58Q/I2M2GFV2/F2UB58QI2M2GFV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/B58Q/I2M2GFV2/F2UB58QI2M2GFV2.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Electronics memory games like Simon can be a lot of fun. But it is even more fun if you add a second player and make it a competition. So I designed a two player version of the game that runs on Arduino. This lets you play Simon head to head. To make it even more interesting, I added jacks that allo...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:06:36 PST
Hyduino - Automated Hydroponics with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hyduino-Automated-Hydroponics-with-an-Arduino/
Hyduino - Automated Hydroponics with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SMALL.jpg austinsimonson So, you may be wondering...WHAT IS HYDROPONICS?Basically, hydroponics is growing plants without the use of a traditional dirt medium by using a nutrient rich water solution. Those mediums used to "plant" in range from fiberglass to sand and from fired clay balls to nothing at all. Several branches o...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:42:52 PST
Arduino Greenhouse Control - Humidity and Temperature http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Greenhouse-Control-Humidity-and-Temperatur/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:25:13 PST
DIY Rechargeable Electronic Mosquito Repeller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rechargeable-Electronic-Mosquito-Repeller/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 01:57:44 PST
Robot Mask with Neopixel Eyes, iPhone Mouth, and Voice Changer http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Mask-with-Neopixel-Eyes-iPhone-Mouth-and-Voi/
Robot Mask with Neopixel Eyes, iPhone Mouth, and Voice Changer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MDMA/I1XEQFC5/F2SMDMAI1XEQFC5.SMALL.jpg melarky This year for Halloween we decided to make a robot mask for our oldest son. There are a few different electronic components that work together to make the final mask. We used neopixel rings and an arduino to control the eyes, an old iPhone worked as the mouth, and we took apart a cheap voice chang...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:28:41 PDT
Making a Semi-Modular Perfboard Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Semi-Modular-Perfboard-Arduino/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:12:55 PDT
DIY ARDUINO FLIGHT CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ARDUINO-FLIGHT-CONTROLLER/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:44:26 PDT
Spooky Ghost with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Ghost-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:16:10 PDT
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-scrolling-LCD-text-shield/
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This project is an upgrade on my "DIY Arduino LCD shield" go check out how to make it on my channel! In this project I’m going to use an Arduino Uno to scroll some text on a 16×2 character LCD which is controlled with a pair of pushbuttons. The project can easily be extended to do more, like add to ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:08:05 PDT
Arduino anti theft http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-anti-theft/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:17:18 PDT
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Flickering-Light-Bulb-for-Halloween/
HACKED!: Flickering Light Bulb for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LVQ0/I1C1H9WE/F0XLVQ0I1C1H9WE.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab It is time to scare your friends. In this project I will show you how I "hacked" a normal led light bulb. This way it will flicker like the lights in every horror movie when something bad is about to happen. It is a pretty simple build if you have some experiences with electronics. Watch the video...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:13:01 PDT
DIY Arduino LCD shield http://www.instructables.com/id/LiquidCrystal-shield/
DIY Arduino LCD shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/KNSO/I15613RF/FDXKNSOI15613RF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/KNSO/I15613RF/FDXKNSOI15613RF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/KNSO/I15613RF/FDXKNSOI15613RF.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is an easy project to make a shield whit a 16x2 LCD on it.parts needed:1. Arduino UNO2. 16x2 liquidcrystal display3. 10k potentiometer4. PCB shield for arduino uno5. jumper wires6. female headed pins 16x The LCD connector You don't really need a female pin connector to the LCD, you can just...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:47:34 PDT
Get started with the Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-Sensor/
Get started with the Bend Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SMALL.jpg cecilise We started by looking at how the Bend Sensor is buildt up, and how it works.We then looked at different areas we can see it beeing used in.Finally we made a lamp were you can change colour of the light, and also the brightness of a LED.You will find the steps of how to make your own lamp, including ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:43:55 PDT
The "all in one box" aquarium feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/The-all-in-one-box-aquarium-feeder/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:27:05 PDT
DIY Mini H-Bridge for arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-H-Bridge-for-arduino/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 11:25:55 PDT
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Wireless-DIY-Game-Show-System-for-Holiday/
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SMALL.jpg itaparcade Don't want a boring holiday party? Why not add some trivia game show fun to your holiday party without it costing you a lot of money? We have a $15 wireless game show popper system solution for you based on a discontinued Duo Pop for iPad Game and a really small Arduino compatible microcontroller k...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:58:00 PDT
Trampolino - automatic liquid pouring system http://www.instructables.com/id/Trampolino-automatic-liquid-pouring-system/
Trampolino - automatic liquid pouring system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SMALL.jpg darksmo Trampolino is an open source and open hardware project. You can use it to pour water into a plant vase at a specific time for example. The project is described also at http://darksmo.github.io/arduino-trampolino/ .FeaturesManual liquid pouringFill up your desired quantity of liquid directly through ...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:44:29 PDT
Lumo-Personalized Mood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumo-Personalized-Mood-Lamp/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:51:13 PDT
Arduino Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fish-Feeder/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:24:59 PDT
LittleBits Arduino as ATtiny programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Arduino-as-ATtiny-programmer/
LittleBits Arduino as ATtiny programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DGGY/I04J81HM/F8UDGGYI04J81HM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DGGY/I04J81HM/F8UDGGYI04J81HM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DGGY/I04J81HM/F8UDGGYI04J81HM.SMALL.jpg JackANDJude This instructable will show you how to program an ATtiny85 chip from a littleBits Arduino. There are a variety of ATtiny chips; I will be focusing on the ATtiny85. It's a great way to make an inexpensive, permanent version of your prototyped project, like my new "controllable RGB led" module (If i...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:11:22 PDT
Arduino Knight Rider (With LED Bargraph ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Knight-Rider-With-LED-Bargraph-/
Arduino Knight Rider (With LED Bargraph ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/UGFS/I04CXNX7/FXJUGFSI04CXNX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/UGFS/I04CXNX7/FXJUGFSI04CXNX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/UGFS/I04CXNX7/FXJUGFSI04CXNX7.SMALL.jpg Genius 470 Hello Everybody,I have always wanted to make a knight rider circuit, but every tutorial I have read uses TONS and TONS of components. So I made a knight rider circuit that uses 3 components and a bit of programming.PS. Could you please vote for me in the Tech contest. Parts and components For t...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:59:47 PDT
Six wheeled All Terrain Vehicle (6WD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-wheeled-All-Terrain-Vehicle-6WD/
Six wheeled All Terrain Vehicle (6WD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SMALL.jpg gagan8619 Hello,In this post we"ll be making a Six wheel drive all terrain vehicle (ATV). These are rare and hence expensive robots (at least in India). I made this ATV as my summer project. Dagu manufactures a similar 6WD chassis but its way too expensive (Rs 20000 / $ 250). So I decided to make a cheap Six ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 03:17:48 PDT
How to turn inkjet printer to print on Coffee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-inkjet-printer-to-print-on-Coffee/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:30:45 PDT