Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Feb 2017 07:35:58 PST BLOX v1.01 LED Heart for My Girlfriend http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-for-My-Girlfriend/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 10:22:48 PST
Backlit Smart House Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Smart-House-Numbers/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:25:06 PST
Self-service bike rental station notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-service-Bike-Rental-Station-Notifier/
Self-service bike rental station notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/OVMI/IYOQHHCL/FMMOVMIIYOQHHCL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/OVMI/IYOQHHCL/FMMOVMIIYOQHHCL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/OVMI/IYOQHHCL/FMMOVMIIYOQHHCL.SMALL.jpg Antoine de Chassey Hey there ! Ever wanted to have a little object that notifies how much free spots or bikes are remaining at your closest self-service bike station ?You are at the right place to get started !This tutorial will use the famous Arduino IDE.Main steps covered:- Hardware setup- Fetching the data from the...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 21:44:04 PST
DIY Aquarium Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aquarium-Controller/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:53:17 PST
Aruidno: LED Knock Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Aruidno-LED-Knock-Puzzle/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:29:58 PST
Parrot-silencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Parrot-silencer/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:51:38 PST
Twinkling Starry Night with Arduino and LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Starry-Night-With-Arduino-and-LEDs/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 05:33:00 PST
Auto-control brightness lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-control-Brightness-Lamp/
Auto-control brightness lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SMALL.jpg Mase Hajika This project is basically will helps people by saving their electrical energy costs. Besides that, for the people who are busy or rushing they do not need to worried about the electrical appliances that they are forget to switch off .This project is design to save the electricity, saving costs and i...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 23:49:03 PST
Led Sequence http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Sequence/
Led Sequence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SMALL.jpg Stuxnet97 A perfect project to start in arduino is without a doubt the control of led. I'll show you how to make a sequence and make your own animations. Materials -10 Led (any color).-10 Resistor of 150 ohm.-10 cable wires.- 1 Arduino Uno.-USB cable Type AB-Project Board-PC+IDE Arduino Circuit Very ...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:36:27 PST
ESP8266-01 LED Control http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-01-LED-Control/
ESP8266-01 LED Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/VCDC/IWMQX4R6/FTJVCDCIWMQX4R6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/VCDC/IWMQX4R6/FTJVCDCIWMQX4R6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/VCDC/IWMQX4R6/FTJVCDCIWMQX4R6.SMALL.jpg RishabhL ESP8266 is a wifi SOC (system on a chip) produced by Espressif Systems . It is an highly integrated chip designed to provide full internet connectivity in a small package. And it can be also controlled by our smartphone by using an App. In this toturial I'm going to show that how you can control fo...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 23:03:14 PST
Arduino & Holiday Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Holiday-Lights/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 01:16:59 PST
The Mystery Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mystery-Box/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 05:12:19 PST
How to make a VU meter using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-VU-Meter-Using-Arduino/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:06:27 PST
Night Rider: the Late Night Safety Backpack. http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Rider-the-Late-Night-Safety-Backpack/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 03:31:52 PST
Music Sync Flashing LEDs (Arduino & MSGEQ7) http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Sync-Flashing-LEDs-Arduino-MSGEQ7/
Music Sync Flashing LEDs (Arduino & MSGEQ7) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DNZE/IWCFF76J/FTMDNZEIWCFF76J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DNZE/IWCFF76J/FTMDNZEIWCFF76J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/DNZE/IWCFF76J/FTMDNZEIWCFF76J.SMALL.jpg Gabb.ily I am a novice in the world of Arduino, but I thought I would try my hand in something a bit more intricate than turning on an LED light. I decided to use a MSGEQ7 (spectrum equalizer) and an Arduino Uno to flash an LED strip in sync with music. Gather Material Here's a list of materials needed to...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 13:07:14 PST
Getting Started With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:45:29 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Spectrum-Analyzer-on-a-10x10-RGB-LED-Matri/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
The Arduino of Funk - a Student Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-of-Funk-a-Student-Project/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:40:44 PST
Marciano M.S.L - sensor de movimiento, servo y led http://www.instructables.com/id/Marciano-Sensor-De-Movimiento-Servo-Y-Led/
Marciano M.S.L - sensor de movimiento, servo y led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SMALL.jpg LinaM21 Realizamos un muñeco en forma de marciano con el que pudimos crear una decoración que llamara la atención y entretuviera al observador.Este puede utilizarse en fiestas temáticas o en HALLOWEENLo que hace es que al sentir el movimiento con el PIR se van encender los LEDS que están ubicados detrás de ...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 08:38:15 PDT
Logical Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Logical-Clock/
Logical Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/TPLA/IVHQFPJX/FHRTPLAIVHQFPJX.SMALL.jpg Aditya Tripathi Ola! My name is Aditya Tripathi. This instructable, as the name suggests is based on logic. Logic is involved in both the cases i.e. in making this clock and also reading the time from this clock.Have you ever come across a situation in which you have a limited amount of LEDs and you want to make ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:23:23 PDT
StarsTelling http://www.instructables.com/id/StarsTelling/
StarsTelling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/4C75/IU9UVVY3/FS24C75IU9UVVY3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/4C75/IU9UVVY3/FS24C75IU9UVVY3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/4C75/IU9UVVY3/FS24C75IU9UVVY3.SMALL.jpg juliasp For this project we used a globe and created a window to show constellations. We use the switch on the globe to light it up. When it is lit up, it reperesents day time on earth and no constellations will be shown. Bur when you turn off the light, it's night time and constellations will appear. By ro...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:00:15 PDT
Control RGB LED lights from your phone or web browser http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-RGB-LED-Lights-From-Your-Phone-or-Web-Brow/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:28:48 PDT
4 Button Games using one Analog input http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Button-Games-Using-One-Analog-Input/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:45:33 PDT
VU Meter - LED Noise-o-Meter for Classrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-LED-Noise-o-Meter-for-Classrooms/
VU Meter - LED Noise-o-Meter for Classrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/86KG/ITCH3S8S/FFT86KGITCH3S8S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/86KG/ITCH3S8S/FFT86KGITCH3S8S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/86KG/ITCH3S8S/FFT86KGITCH3S8S.SMALL.jpg MrJonesEducation I built this a short while ago as an idea to use in a primary classroom setting. Poster displays are often used by primary teachers wanting to control the noise levels in their classrooms but I wanted to add technology to make it dynamic and responsive. The motivation for this came after seeing the ...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:39:18 PDT
Pixie: An Arduino Based NeoPixel Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixie-an-Arduino-Based-NeoPixel-Wristwatch/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:25:14 PDT
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Capacitive-Sensor-in-Less-Than-2-Minutes/
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello !Today I will show you how to make a capacitive sensor with Arduino UNO. Watch the video !!! Parts for the project You will need: 1 x Arduino board 1 x 1M resistor 1 x Touch plate 1x Breadboard 1 x LED 2 x Jumpers Put all together First plug in the resistor in pin 4 and pin ...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 10:36:13 PDT
Single line LED display Games http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Line-LED-Display-Games/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 23:02:08 PDT
Internet Connected Remembrall http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Connected-Remembrall/
Internet Connected Remembrall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer Any die-hard Harry Potter fan will remember Neville Longbottom's Remembrall. This object is described as a small, glass ball that fills with red smoke when its owner has forgotten something. Unfortunately, the Remembrall doesn't inform the owner about what they have forgotten, rendering the item fai...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:53:25 PDT
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) http://www.instructables.com/id/An-LED-Panel-Controlled-by-Your-Guitar-or-Other-Au/
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SMALL.jpg wilroberts Ever wanted to have a light show that reacts to what you play through you're favorite electric instrument? This instructable will show you how!This one is based on an Arduino Uno microcontroller, an Adafruit 16x32 RGB LED matrix panel, and part of this instructable on how to amplify an electric audi...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 20:01:03 PDT
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-8x8-LED-Matrix/
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SMALL.jpg go_cool In this instructable I'm going to show you how to Interface with LED matrix using an Arduino and MAX7219 IC, this project can be used to make low resolution images using LEDs. This project is very simple to build and serves as a basics to getting started with controlling a large number of LEDs using...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:08:43 PDT
Arduino & Neopixel Coke Bottle Party Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Neopixel-Coke-Bottle-Party-Light/
Arduino & Neopixel Coke Bottle Party Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SMALL.jpg brianfit So my son Doon spots a very cool party light made of old coke bottles and the gooey innards of Glow Sticks, and asks if we can make one for his upcoming School Exams Are Over Blowout PartAYYY!!! I say sure, but wouldn't you rather have some of those spiffy Adafruit Neopixel Rings we've been reading...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 11:24:46 PDT
DIWire Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DI-Wire-Lamp/
DIWire Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SMALL.jpg SageH2 The DIWire lamp is a product that came from multiple prototypes using the DIWire Bender. It started as an upside down bowl on top of a poorly made lamp base. After multiple iterations it turned into a fully functional lamp that changes colors and utilizes multiple machines in its making. Im a senior...
By: SageH2

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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:01:57 PDT
HAL-9000 Arduino Talking Extension Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/HAL-9000-Arduino-Talking-Extension-Cord/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:51:09 PDT
Humidity Spy Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Humidity-Spy-Book/
Humidity Spy Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SMALL.jpg RoniBandini After some years dedicated to Kindle lobby, it is time to stand up for the classic paper book, which is far from perfect as the spoon and of course it cannot be used to eat soup.One friend that works as a librarian told me that humidity is the key factor in books conservation, so I have decided to m...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 05:20:33 PDT
Light Show Jacket That Reacts To Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Show-Jacket-That-Reacts-to-Music/
Light Show Jacket That Reacts To Music - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5JCC/INRJEK9V/F655JCCINRJEK9V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5JCC/INRJEK9V/F655JCCINRJEK9V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F65/5JCC/INRJEK9V/F655JCCINRJEK9V.SMALL.jpg lucycharlotte This tutorial has been produced as part of my final year project for my degree in Music Technology and Applied Electronics at the University of York. It is aimed at musicians with an interest in electronics. The finished product will be an LED matrix on the back of a jacket that can produce a light ...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 16:24:53 PDT
Fairy Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Lantern/
Fairy Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SMALL.jpg LilyT7 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).One of the most fascinating and delicate plant in the world is the flower Calochortus albus, otherwise known as the globe lily or the fairy lantern. I dec...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 05:50:52 PDT
NeoPixel Pattern Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoPixel-Pattern-Programmer/
NeoPixel Pattern Programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SMALL.jpg pieterpelt In this instructable I will show you how to make my pattern programmer for Adafruit's NeoPixels. It's a hassle to think up nice patterns in code every time, so I created a little application that you can visually program the patterns in, to get quick results on your leds!What makes this code differe...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:51:30 PDT
Full-Sight Jacket: See Behind Your Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Sight-Jacket/
Full-Sight Jacket: See Behind Your Head - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/B9ZI/IMF3WM0V/F85B9ZIIMF3WM0V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/B9ZI/IMF3WM0V/F85B9ZIIMF3WM0V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/B9ZI/IMF3WM0V/F85B9ZIIMF3WM0V.SMALL.jpg JohnnyD33 The Full-Sight Jacket is a sewable electrical framework that allows the wearer to detect moving objects from behind via PIR motion sensors, an Arduino, and LED rings. When the left motion sensor in the back of the jacket sets off, the left LED Ring animates. The same with the right side of the body....
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 12:35:56 PDT
Let's Go Camping! Interactive Diorama http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Go-Camping-Interactive-Diorama/
Let's Go Camping! Interactive Diorama - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SMALL.jpg LZ2 Ever since I saw an article about an artist who was creating awesome interactive origami wall art, I've been wondering if I could figure out how to do something similar. I like the hands-on nature of origami--the beauty that can be created with just pieces of paper--and being able to make it intera...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:25:15 PDT
System Status Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/System-Status-Traffic-Light/
System Status Traffic Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SMALL.jpg Proctorio Have you ever wanted to use a Traffic Light to signal if something is working or not? Well I know we have always wanted one in the office here at Proctorio. We provide a service as well as use a number of third party services, all of which may or may not impact our daily operations. An example of th...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 11:11:20 PST
Connecting "stuff" via Bluetooth / Android / Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-stuff-Via-Bluetooth-Android-Arduino/
Connecting "stuff" via Bluetooth / Android / Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SMALL.jpg mjrovai A very good wireless local area network (and personal) is undoubtedly the Bluetooth (BT). Today in our day-to-day is common to find us using cell phones, stereos, cameras, etc., interconnected with the help of the famous "blue little light”. In the world of IoT and automation in general, it is ver...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 07:11:27 PST
MIDI controlling lights Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-Controlling-Lights-Arduino/
MIDI controlling lights Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SMALL.jpg Jesus Alberto Cejas Hi, this post is created by Jesus Alberto Cejas and Pablo Javier Ruiz to show you our Project about a musical keyboard, beautiful lights and Arduino.This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications (...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 01:13:37 PST
Sparrow - my assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparrow-My-Assistant/
Sparrow - my assistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SMALL.jpg ArifSae Hello everyone. I am a graphic designer with a restless soul (my site www.inoace.com). I loved doing electronics years ago and than got busy with life and job. I am now blessed with some time ( rare now a days :P ). This is my first microcontroller / arduino based project. Edit: Just a tip, I was un...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:02:54 PST
The Interactive Donation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Interactive-Donation-Box/
The Interactive Donation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE.jpg https://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...
By: Saiyam

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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:26:41 PST
The Awesome Rainbow Tornado Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Awesome-Rainbow-Tornado-Lamp/
The Awesome Rainbow Tornado Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SMALL.jpg SidA2 Lamps. Pretty boring by themselves huh? Lets change that!In this instructable, I will show you how to make an awesome rainbow tornado lamp - mostly from easily acquired supplies as well.This is my first instructable as well so please give me all the feedback you can in the comments section at the en...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:50:39 PST
Controlling Multiple LEDs with an Arduino Uno. http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Multiple-LEDs-With-an-Arduino-Uno/
Controlling Multiple LEDs with an Arduino Uno. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SMALL.jpg Joshua-Danjuma This instructable coversssets of instructions for using a microcontroller, called the Arduino Uno to create various lighting sequences on light emitting diodes, more popularly known as LEDs. The instructions below cover all the main steps of the process. Acquire components and parts. The compone...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:30:53 PST
Darth Vader Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Darth-Vader-Planter/
Darth Vader Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade If you are big fan of Star Wars and Darth Vader, follow the instructable below to make a fancy Darth Vader Planter..As part of the steps below you have two options, as shown in the videos below Simple Darth Vader Planter which include STL files to 3D print in black filament and use a plant which ...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:53:22 PST
Doctor Who Gallifreyan Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Gallifreyan-Timepiece/
Doctor Who Gallifreyan Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SMALL.jpg Baybren Hello humans and other lifeforms! This is my Gallifreyan Timepiece (aka Doctor Who Clock). Unlike Earth clocks, this one displays time in Gallifreyan numbers rather than Arabic or Roman numerals. It takes a bit of getting used to to read quickly, but it works just like any other device that measures...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:26:43 PST
Music Reactive Multicolor LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reactive-Multicolor-LED-Lights/
Music Reactive Multicolor LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Light up your new year parties and impress all your friends with these amazing music reactive multicolor LED lights that response and change their colors on every loud beat. These lights are nothing but simple RGB LED strips connected to arduino - the brain of this project. LED strips mean that you ...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 08:45:12 PST