Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - lcd - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Hookup an LCD to an Arduino in 6 seconds with 3, not 6 pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Hookup-a-16-pin-HD44780-LCD-to-an-Arduino-in-6-sec/
Hookup an LCD to an Arduino in 6 seconds with 3, not 6 pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/KEF7/H0OJ5Y1I/FE6KEF7H0OJ5Y1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/KEF7/H0OJ5Y1I/FE6KEF7H0OJ5Y1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/KEF7/H0OJ5Y1I/FE6KEF7H0OJ5Y1I.SMALL.jpg bitterOz Adding an LCD display to Arduino projects can add real value but the cost of doing so can be significant. Not a financial cost - you can pick up 16 (characters) x 2 (rows) LCD for as little as £3.50. The cost is the pin count it can take to drive them. Using the built-in LiquidCrystal Display librar...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 11:44:07 PDT
Arduino TFT display and font library http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TFT-display-and-font-library/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 10:31:13 PST
I2C LCD Controller (the easy way) http://www.instructables.com/id/I2C-LCD-Controller-the-easy-way/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 09:11:35 PDT
Connect A 16x2 LCD Display To An Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-A-16x2-LCD-Display-To-An-Arduino/
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 09:46:02 PDT
Mini weather station with Attiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station-with-Attiny85/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 03:52:45 PDT
Display live Arduino sensor readings on a Nokia 5110 LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinonokia-lcd-data-display-EASY-VERSION/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:06:30 PDT
Mini weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station/
Mini weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SMALL.jpg indigod0g In this project, we will be making a mini weather station that measures temperature and humidity and transmits them wirelessly to a ground station, which displays the readings on an LCD display!It’s a fairly easy project and can be used either on its own or part of something bigger. List of materi...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:19:55 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
Assembling an Arduino Nano / LCD Projects Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-an-Arduino-Nano-LCD-Projects-Platform/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 23:04:41 PDT
Nokia 5110 graphics tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-5110-graphics-tutorial/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 09:40:19 PDT
Arduino Battery Voltage Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Battery-Voltage-Indicator/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 03:32:41 PDT
Arduino HC-SR04 (with LCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-HC-SR04-with-LCD/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:47:28 PDT
ARDUINO MPPT SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-3.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-Version-30/
ARDUINO MPPT SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-3.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/ML3R/I6EXLDIP/FB9ML3RI6EXLDIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/ML3R/I6EXLDIP/FB9ML3RI6EXLDIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/ML3R/I6EXLDIP/FB9ML3RI6EXLDIP.SMALL.jpg deba168 Welcome to my solar charge controller tutorials series.I have posted two version of my PWM charge controller.If you are new to this please refer my earlier tutorial for understanding the basics of charge controller.This is project is entered to " 2015 Hackaday Prize ".If you want to support me and s...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 10:08:18 PST
Intel Edison IoT: Automatic lamp (Relay, HC-SR04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-IoT-Automatic-lamp-Relay-HC-SR04/
Intel Edison IoT: Automatic lamp (Relay, HC-SR04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen The project is simply a automatic lamp that turns on when it "sees" movement. As this is home automation.With this you can:1. Save power.2. Save your own time.3. Ensure safe moving with hands full of stuff since the light turns on automatically after entering the room.So let's start building---- C...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:46:12 PST
Arduino Fridge Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fridge-Magnet/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:47:43 PST
Transformation of old printer to automated stamping machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformation-of-old-printer-to-automated-stampin/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 05:05:11 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER ( Version 2.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-Version-20/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER ( Version 2.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AXUU/I1TR7O0W/FSUAXUUI1TR7O0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AXUU/I1TR7O0W/FSUAXUUI1TR7O0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AXUU/I1TR7O0W/FSUAXUUI1TR7O0W.SMALL.jpg deba168 One year ago, I began building my own solar system to provide power for my village house.Initially I made a LM317 based charge controller and an Energy meter for monitoring the system.Finally I made PWM charge controller.In April-2014 I posted my PWM solar charge controller designs on the web,it bec...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 05:35:43 PDT
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Spelling-Game-with-an-Interactive-Robot/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:03:56 PDT
SOLAR POWERED ARDUINO WEATHER STATION http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-POWERED-ARDUINO-WEATHER-STATION/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:39:19 PDT
Arduino Phone Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Phone-Book/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 14:48:40 PDT
Arduino Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Calculator/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:33:01 PDT
Home automation system using Arduino and SIM900 GSM module http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-system-using-Arduino-and-SIM900-GS/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:25:21 PDT
My Second Project: Arduino 2.4" TFT http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Second-Project-Arduino-24-TFT-LCD/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 23:05:51 PDT
Arduino Laser Trip Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Trip-Wire/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:39:51 PDT
Make a Mini Arduino programmable 4 channel DC-DVM http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mini-Arduino-programmable-4-channel-DC-DVM/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:40:30 PDT
Arduino Internet Time Client http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Internet-Time-Client/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:09:58 PDT
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Oscilloscope-Using-the-SainSmart-Mega2560-/
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SMALL.jpg johnag This instructable will show you how to build a portable Touch Screen Oscilloscope for less than 40 U$! The oscilloscope is one of the most powerful electronic instruments that is available to electronics hobbyist, experimenters, and engineers. It is mainly used to measue time-varying signals. Any...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:11:59 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-1) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-PWM/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SMALL.jpg deba168 In my previous instructables I described the details of energy monitoring of a off grid solar system.I have also won the 123D circuits competition for that.You can see this ARDUINO ENERGY METER.Finally I post my new version-3 charge controller.The new version is more efficient and works with MPPT ...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 01:49:18 PDT
ESM - ExternalSerialMonitor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESM-ExternalSerialMonitor/
ESM - ExternalSerialMonitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SMALL.jpg ARPix Sometimes I needed an external serial monitor like the Serial Monitor in the Arduino Editor, to see what is going on. So I made one. The first picture shows an example how could be it designed. For the ESM I used an Atmel Atmega328 (based on the Arduino-Board) because it have an internal SRAM with ...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:22:12 PDT
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-3-zone-thermostat/
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SMALL.jpg hbomb9000 I was looking at all those swoopy-zoomy internet connected and controllable thermostats. "Self," I told myself, "we should make one of those." He didn't seem all that excited about that - I mean, what do we know about hardware, firmware, electronics or HVAC? Well, now's as good as any to figure it...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 23:16:05 PST
Arduino LCD Thermometer / temperature control with TMP36GZ Temp sensor added 2 chanel relay, added RTC ds1307 , added a case.based on WWC Guide . http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Thermometer-with-TMP36GZ-Temp-Sensor-b/
Arduino LCD Thermometer / temperature control with TMP36GZ Temp sensor added 2 chanel relay, added RTC ds1307 , added a case.based on WWC Guide . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SMALL.jpg citin HY my first guid based on the guide from WWC http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Thermometer-with-LM35-Temp-Sensor/step2/codeTime/ . October 3 2013 added CASE (step 13) September 23 2013 added  RTC ( realtimeclock ) Ds1307 (step 11) September 13 2013 added 2 chanel relay to switch on off the...
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 08:16:01 PDT
Smart Distance Measuring Tape v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Distance-Measuring-Tape-v2/
Smart Distance Measuring Tape v2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/05C2/HRPBLP12/F8V05C2HRPBLP12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/05C2/HRPBLP12/F8V05C2HRPBLP12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/05C2/HRPBLP12/F8V05C2HRPBLP12.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve After posting up the v1 of my project many people requested an more detailed instructable. So i decided to start with a new one with a little upgrades to my previous instructable. What does this thing do? Well its quite simple it is just an replacement for an distance tape. It can also measure ...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 02:40:38 PST
ARDUINO ENERGY METER http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-ENERGY-METER/
ARDUINO ENERGY METER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SMALL.jpg deba168 I belong to a village of Odisha, India where frequent power cut is very common. It hampers the life of every one. During my childhood days continuing studies after dusk was a real challenge. Due to this problem I designed a solar system for my home on a experimental basis. I used a solar...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 05:44:50 PST
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge http://www.instructables.com/id/Capteur-température-choix-du-type-de-degrés-par-in/
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SMALL.jpg GreyHat231 ENGLISH VERSION HERE Dans ce programme nous allons voir comment capter une température et afficher sa valeur sur un lecteur LCD en choisissant si on veut l'afficher en°C ou °F grâce à une télécommande infrarouge. Dans ce tuto j'utilise: -Une carte SainSmart (similaire à Arduino UNO) -Un lecteur LCD...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 13:36:21 PST
Clock with thermometer using Arduino, i2c 16x2 lcd, DS1307 RTC and DHT11 sensor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Clock-with-termometer-using-Arduino-i2c-16x2-lcd-D/
Clock with thermometer using Arduino, i2c 16x2 lcd, DS1307 RTC and DHT11 sensor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/5WZY/HQHHWGR4/FMJ5WZYHQHHWGR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/5WZY/HQHHWGR4/FMJ5WZYHQHHWGR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/5WZY/HQHHWGR4/FMJ5WZYHQHHWGR4.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hello! It's been a while I've didn't posted anything on Instructables, but now I made a simple project that I've seen on internet in various forms. I managed to build a code using other codes I've found on internet and I got to say it's working good. For this project you need: - Arduino Uno - 16x2 L...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:51:57 PST
Arduino Time & Temp Display Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Temp-Display-Shield/
Arduino Time & Temp Display Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/W7BP/HP8WYOBG/F91W7BPHP8WYOBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/W7BP/HP8WYOBG/F91W7BPHP8WYOBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/W7BP/HP8WYOBG/F91W7BPHP8WYOBG.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs Another project I'm working on required a good timer, but the more I read about Arduino, I realized that I couldn't make an accurate timer using an Arduino that was already devoted to other tasks. The Arduino will always lose time if you perform other tasks. The solution was a Real Time Clock module...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 21:57:14 PST
Mini Arduino Multi Function Controller w/ LCD Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-Multi-Function-Controller-w-LCD-Displ/
Mini Arduino Multi Function Controller w/ LCD Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/ZC35/HO7XFYMW/FHYZC35HO7XFYMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/ZC35/HO7XFYMW/FHYZC35HO7XFYMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/ZC35/HO7XFYMW/FHYZC35HO7XFYMW.SMALL.jpg johnag This Instructable builds on the mini Arduino environment monitor and mini Arduino EEG monitor Instructables. It allows you to control  up to 4 relays using time, temperature and /or Light,  your mind, or whatever sensor you would like to use. The examples are prototypes, I don't go any further than...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:54:05 PST
Homeduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Homeduino/
Homeduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/75TN/HMVJHGT4/FB175TNHMVJHGT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/75TN/HMVJHGT4/FB175TNHMVJHGT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/75TN/HMVJHGT4/FB175TNHMVJHGT4.SMALL.jpg acboother This is one of my home built Arduino (Homeduino). It shows you how I put together a device I can use for a number of Arduino projects. This was my wish list: • More robust than a breadboard solution. This implied it had to fit into a project box of some sort. • A small as possible so it was conven...
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 04:38:47 PDT
Pinning Liquid Crystal Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinning-Liquid-Crystal-Displays/
Pinning Liquid Crystal Displays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/5HPT/HJKBX56Q/FBL5HPTHJKBX56Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/5HPT/HJKBX56Q/FBL5HPTHJKBX56Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/5HPT/HJKBX56Q/FBL5HPTHJKBX56Q.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison When my Arduino UNO kit came in the 16 x 2 Liquid Crystal Display didn’t have connecting pins or wires connected to it and salvaged liquid crystal displays don’t always have pins or wires you can use. In this Instructable I will show how to add connecting pins to your Liquid Crystal Displays so you ...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 01:14:16 PDT
iPod Information Screen Rev. 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/iPod-Information-Screen-Rev-2/
iPod Information Screen Rev. 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 I'm not usually one to revisit a project after I've finished it, but I made an exception because the problems with the original design were making this device unpleasant to use. For those of you just now viewing this project, it is the second iteration of an iPod information screen I made for my gir...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:59:21 PDT
3-Wire HD47780 LCD for less than 1 dollar http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Wire-HD47780-LCD-for-less-than-1-dollar/
3-Wire HD47780 LCD for less than 1 dollar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RJB0/HJKC4CH0/FEBRJB0HJKC4CH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RJB0/HJKC4CH0/FEBRJB0HJKC4CH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RJB0/HJKC4CH0/FEBRJB0HJKC4CH0.SMALL.jpg ArthurTC In this instructible we will learn how we can hook up an LCD based on the HD44780 chipset to the SPI bus and drive it with only 3 wires for less than $1. Although I will focus on the HD44780 alphanumeric display in this tutorial, the same principle will work pretty much the same for any other LCD wh...
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 04:54:47 PDT
Your Image on an Arduino! - TFT LCD Screen Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Image-on-an-Arduino-TFT-LCD-Screen-Guide/
Your Image on an Arduino! - TFT LCD Screen Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever heard of TFT LCD screens?  They are great ways to display information from your Arduino, or display pictures.  The Arduino team just released an official TFT LCD screen with their new Robot at Maker Faire 2013.  It's very easy to get started with!!  This tutorial will show you how to g...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:36:20 PDT
DIY Arduino Remote Control and Lego RC Vehicle!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Custom-Arduino-Remote-Control-and-L/
DIY Arduino Remote Control and Lego RC Vehicle!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SMALL.jpg Crtlego UPDATE (8/29/13): Thank you readers for your enthusiasm and kind remarks regarding this project! It has been a tremendous journey since I started this project back in March, but I am very glad with the resulting product and the excitement with which it has been received by the maker community. Happy...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 16:19:31 PDT
LED Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pong/
LED Pong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MMAW/HHS9W1YX/FHOMMAWHHS9W1YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MMAW/HHS9W1YX/FHOMMAWHHS9W1YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/MMAW/HHS9W1YX/FHOMMAWHHS9W1YX.SMALL.jpg Chip Fixes Quick Overview: I call this "LED Pong". I built it from scratch and I based the design on a 1-meter strip of individually addressable LEDs and an Arduino Uno. Pong was one of the first video arcade games ever made. It was released by Atari in 1972 and if you are unfamiliar with it, this video ...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 18:04:18 PDT
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-Weather-Station-Thermostat/
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/TDCQ/GEI98R76/FHFTDCQGEI98R76.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/TDCQ/GEI98R76/FHFTDCQGEI98R76.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/TDCQ/GEI98R76/FHFTDCQGEI98R76.SMALL.jpg sspence UPDATE: http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-and-Humidity-on-a-Graphical-LCD/ UPDATE: Add dew point calculations I've always been interested in monitoring my local weather, and noticed the difference between what weather.com and accuweather.com think my local weather is, and what I see out ...
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 07:16:18 PDT
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Bezel-Window-for-LCD-LED-Displays/
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SMALL.jpg mbeeby I've been working on a project that used a 16x2 LCD display and wanted a nice finish that also allowed me to seal against water and other liquids. I also needed impact resistance, low cost and the ability to be changed easily if worn or broken. I considered many different ideas:- 1) A full sheet o...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 15:46:03 PDT
Fun Shway Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Shway-Display/
Fun Shway Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0GVF/H994TNSS/FNB0GVFH994TNSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0GVF/H994TNSS/FNB0GVFH994TNSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/0GVF/H994TNSS/FNB0GVFH994TNSS.SMALL.jpg ray74 Build a nice looking LCD display with buttons for mounting on the wall. Key Features: 2 line by 24 character LCD display controlled with 4 I/O’s (74HC164). Back light control of LCD. 6 Buttons connected to 1 analog pin. LM335 and LM334Z temp sensors. Adjustable temperature offset. Simple software ...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 23:20:39 PST
Graphing on an Arduino, the EASY WAY! http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphing-on-an-Arduino-the-EASY-WAY/
Graphing on an Arduino, the EASY WAY! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SMALL.jpg Chowmix12 Sometimes when you're testing a sensor or debugging a value in an Arduino project, you want to see something other than numbers flying by in the Serial Monitor. However, you want to get the sensor working quickly, and you don't want to take the time to write code to graph it or display it in an intr...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 11:02:23 PDT
An Arduino RSS Feed Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-up-the-LCD-and-the-LED/
An Arduino RSS Feed Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/FZZT/H5405OFH/FR7FZZTH5405OFH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/FZZT/H5405OFH/FR7FZZTH5405OFH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/FZZT/H5405OFH/FR7FZZTH5405OFH.SMALL.jpg fritterdonut This Arduino project will display RSS feed headlines on an LCD via an Arduino and a USB cable. It works quite well, and lets you keep up with the world news while you're sitting at your desk. Many of the values in the code can be changed, and the system can be adapted to display Twitter and other in...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:38:26 PDT