Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - rgb http://www.instructables.com Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:21:45 PST BLOX v1.01 Control Scanner Light With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Scanner-Light-With-Arduino/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:02:09 PST
Nixie Tube Clock w/ Arduino Mega http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Tube-Clock-W-Arduino-Mega/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 05:24:54 PST
2x2x2 RGB Cube (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/2x2x2-RGB-Cube-Arduino/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 05:37:38 PST
RGB LED smooth color transition using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Smooth-Color-Transition-Using-Arduino-UNO/
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 13:30:57 PST
Bluetooth controllable RGB temperature light (TfCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controllable-RGB-Temperature-Light-TfCD/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 06:01:48 PST
Quiz Game Buzzers (Arduino / RGB / I²C ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Buzzers-Arduino-RGB-IC-/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 06:02:51 PST
RGB LED Controlled by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Controlled-by-Arduino/
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 09:32:34 PST
Multicolored light fringe Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolored-Light-Fringe-Device/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:08:38 PST
LCD Display Short Checklist http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-Display-Short-Checklist/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 01:09:24 PST
Color Clock Revamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Clock-Revamp/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 08:41:19 PST
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wi-fi-Controlled-LED-Matrix/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:28 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
Arduino Wakeup Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Wakeup-Lights/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:13:47 PST
Ultrasonic Measure with inviot U1 (arduino compatible) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Measure-With-InvIoT-U1-arduino-Compatib/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:15:32 PST
Alarm Clock and Temperature with inviot U1 (arduino compatible) http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-Clock-and-Temperature-With-InvIoT-U1-arduino/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:12:07 PST
Thermostat using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermostat-Using-InvIoT-U1-an-Arduino-Compatible-B/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:07:17 PST
Variable Power Supply, Current limiter, Amp Meter, Volt Meter, inviot U1 board, arduino compatible http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-Power-Supply-Current-Limiter-Amp-Meter-Vo/
Variable Power Supply, Current limiter, Amp Meter, Volt Meter, inviot U1 board, arduino compatible - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/GIUU/IVA4KQK5/FQCGIUUIVA4KQK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/GIUU/IVA4KQK5/FQCGIUUIVA4KQK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/GIUU/IVA4KQK5/FQCGIUUIVA4KQK5.SMALL.jpg InvIoT By using the.InvIoT U1 .I build a variable power supply with a current limiter, amp meter and volt meter, on a single PCB.I tested it with the input voltage at 24V, the output was from 0v - 21V with 256 steps. (0.82v step).In the video I am using a 18v power supply from an old laptop, so I calibrat...
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:01:51 PST
Signal Generator using inviot U1, an arduino compatible board http://www.instructables.com/id/Signal-Generator-Using-InvIoT-U1-an-Arduino-Compat/
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 17:08:36 PST
BruteForce codefinding for Infrared RGB LEDstrip http://www.instructables.com/id/BruteForce-Codefinding-for-Infrared-RGB-LEDstrip/
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Wed, 2 Nov 2016 13:54:09 PDT
RGB Conductive Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Conductive-Mosaic/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:12:04 PDT
All the colours of the RainboW but no RBG LED in sight . . . http://www.instructables.com/id/All-the-Colours-of-the-RainboW-But-No-RBG-LED-in-S/
All the colours of the RainboW but no RBG LED in sight . . . - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/5JHS/IU9UQWY7/F365JHSIU9UQWY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/5JHS/IU9UQWY7/F365JHSIU9UQWY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F36/5JHS/IU9UQWY7/F365JHSIU9UQWY7.SMALL.jpg Skorekaj This project came about when i wanted to create a pulsing night/mood light that randomly decides on a colour and then gently lights up and then down again. The problem was that i had no RGB LED and the one i had ordered from China had not turned up and got lost in the post :(. After some time I reme...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 06:03:09 PDT
Arduino RGB LED & Piezo Music Sync http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RGB-LED-Piezo-Music-Sync/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:31:22 PDT
ARDUINO – LAMPADA MISCELA COLORI http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-LAMPADA-MISCELA-COLORI/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:35:45 PDT
Arduino UNO Professor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-UNO-Professor/
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 21:21:22 PDT
Lightning LED RGB cloud with mechanical switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-LED-RGB-Cloud-With-Mechanical-Switch/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:32:56 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/
Control RGB LED lights from your phone or web browser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SMALL.jpg polmes Welcome to my guide on how to control RGB LED lights from your smartphone or web browser by making use of the DMX protocol.I started this project back in February 2015 because I wanted a better way to control the RGB LED strips than this dreadful remote, while keeping the DMX decoder we were using t...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:28:48 PDT
Color Changing Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Night-Light-1/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:49:55 PDT
Control an RGB LED Using Your Smart Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-RGB-LED-Using-Your-Smart-Phone/
Control an RGB LED Using Your Smart Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/JAGY/IRXTD6WK/FO4JAGYIRXTD6WK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/JAGY/IRXTD6WK/FO4JAGYIRXTD6WK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/JAGY/IRXTD6WK/FO4JAGYIRXTD6WK.SMALL.jpg AdhamN I was thinking the other day about switching the fluorescent lamps at my home to multi-colored smart LED light bulbs, that i can control from my smart phone.Unfortunately it turned out to be a bit pricey for my taste, but the good news is it gave me another idea for an instructable so let's give it ...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 06:21:06 PDT
LED Video Array (the Easy Way) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Video-Array-the-Easy-Way/
LED Video Array (the Easy Way) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/0EKR/IRTK66MX/F2L0EKRIRTK66MX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/0EKR/IRTK66MX/F2L0EKRIRTK66MX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/0EKR/IRTK66MX/F2L0EKRIRTK66MX.SMALL.jpg verdelj A few years ago I was browsing a project on a forum and came across Paul Stoffregen octows2811 library took a quick look and bookmark the page. A couple of months ago one of my friends who happens to be a DJ was commenting on buying an LED bar that cost an outrageous amount of money, so I said I can...
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 13:53:32 PDT
Make a RGB CUBE with normal led's !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-RGB-CUBE-With-Normal-Leds-/
Make a RGB CUBE with normal led's !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BIFY/IRVVMI4Q/FOKBIFYIRVVMI4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BIFY/IRVVMI4Q/FOKBIFYIRVVMI4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/BIFY/IRVVMI4Q/FOKBIFYIRVVMI4Q.SMALL.jpg ArduinoTekk In this project i made a rgb cube out of 3 normal led's. Rgb stands for red, green and blue, so i used 1 led of each color. I also placed a paper cube above the led's so that you can see the rgb colors instead of just the 3 led's. To make different colors, you can adjust the brightness of each led, ...
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 07:50:16 PDT
Arduino Thermometer V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermometer-V20/
Arduino Thermometer V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/2GN7/IRRLBXMY/F1G2GN7IRRLBXMY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/2GN7/IRRLBXMY/F1G2GN7IRRLBXMY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/2GN7/IRRLBXMY/F1G2GN7IRRLBXMY.SMALL.jpg Raebel Christo I am back with another version of my previous creation and that is arduino thermometer v2.0. It's much more fun when we can monitor the data with a phone than a computer with bluetooth and much more preferable clor for the temperatures with RGB LED. Materials required 1. Arduino Uno2. RGB LED3. H...
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 05:52:12 PDT
RGB LED Strip Light Control http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Strip-Light-Control/
RGB LED Strip Light Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/KHXF/IRHV7LN8/FRIKHXFIRHV7LN8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/KHXF/IRHV7LN8/FRIKHXFIRHV7LN8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/KHXF/IRHV7LN8/FRIKHXFIRHV7LN8.SMALL.jpg TaeML Hello guys!I decided to do a cool project on controlling your RGB LED strip by using a simple application that you can download from the google app store. I've seen many tutorials using the Arduino Leonardo and a RGB LED strip to display a cool light show using music to sync with the LED s. Howe...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 19:47:06 PDT
HOW TO CONTROL AN RGB LED WITH ARDUINO! 2 MINUTES http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-CONTROL-AN-RGB-LED-WITH-ARDUINO-2-MINUTES/
HOW TO CONTROL AN RGB LED WITH ARDUINO! 2 MINUTES - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s How to control an RGB LED with the arduino!WHAT YOU NEED~RGB LEDARDUINO UNO, YUN, MEGA, PRO MINI, NANO, ECT6 JUMPER WIRESBREADBOARD 3 100K OHM RESISTOR The Led The led legs are easy to understand the longest must be connected to the 5 volt pin of the arduino, and the shorter legs must go to a 100...
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 06:09:41 PDT
Automated Plants Watering and Lighting System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Plants-Watering-and-Lighting-System/
Automated Plants Watering and Lighting System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/27Z7/IQW1GT1V/FVV27Z7IQW1GT1V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/27Z7/IQW1GT1V/FVV27Z7IQW1GT1V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/27Z7/IQW1GT1V/FVV27Z7IQW1GT1V.SMALL.jpg lollo25000 I have always wanted to grow some indoor plants, to have a fresh source of herbs available in the house. Unfortunately, all the previous attempts to keep the plants alive for some time have been unsuccessful, as I travel regularly and can’t keep up providing them water (and sometimes I just forget, ...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 13:48:59 PDT
Work Desk Mood Lighting - Follow Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Work-Desk-Mood-Lighting-Follow-Up/
Work Desk Mood Lighting - Follow Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/JPVE/IQPFFOAR/FNPJPVEIQPFFOAR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/JPVE/IQPFFOAR/FNPJPVEIQPFFOAR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/JPVE/IQPFFOAR/FNPJPVEIQPFFOAR.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi! Welcome to this follow up instructable. I will be covering few points and ideas which I think I might have missed in the previous instructable. If you don’t have a clue of what I am talking about please click on the link here to see the instructable. Barebone Arduino First let me explain abou...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 08:27:03 PDT
Mood Lighting With Shift Registers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mood-Lighting-With-Shift-Registers/
Mood Lighting With Shift Registers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/OAOR/IQI5GMWB/FCEOAORIQI5GMWB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/OAOR/IQI5GMWB/FCEOAORIQI5GMWB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/OAOR/IQI5GMWB/FCEOAORIQI5GMWB.SMALL.jpg mediamilan Hi! This week we are going to make this backlit mood light using RGB Leds. Now whats special about this is that it shifts the Rainbow colours from one end to the other where as the other RGB Leds would just fade in and fade out the colours. I have used about 40 RGB Leds to create this pattern. And y...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:52:34 PDT
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pokémon-PSA-Card-Stand-With-Light-From-Arduino/
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SMALL.jpg Peder Ward Hello!In this instruction I'll show you how I take care of my childhood memories.A while ago I came across my good old collection of Pokémon cards lying full of dust in the attic at my parents. I could not help myself and had to open the folder to look at my old cards. It took me right back to my ch...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 03:51:44 PDT
RGB Beer Pong Pods http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Beer-Pong-Pods/
RGB Beer Pong Pods - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/CNUK/IQ2KOWPF/FEJCNUKIQ2KOWPF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/CNUK/IQ2KOWPF/FEJCNUKIQ2KOWPF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/CNUK/IQ2KOWPF/FEJCNUKIQ2KOWPF.SMALL.jpg sybrandtd Beer pong, the exciting skill based drinking game, has just been upgraded with RGB pods to make it even more intriguing and colorful. These pods were lovingly created to enhance the drinking and gaming experience by adding a visual effect. They detect if a cup is placed or taken away and then reac...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 09:26:22 PDT
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-NeoPixle-WS2812-RGB-LED/
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ]In this Instructable, we will explore about the addressable RGB LED (WS2812 ) or popularly known as Adafruit NeoPixel. NeoPixel is a family of rings, strips, boards & sticks of pulsing, colourful miniature LEDs. These are chainable from one to the next so you can power and program a l...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:28:47 PDT
Arduino/Android - BLUETOOTH RGB LED CONTROL ANDROID APP http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoAndroid-BLUETOOTH-RGB-LED-CONTROL-ANDROID-A/
Arduino/Android - BLUETOOTH RGB LED CONTROL ANDROID APP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/IM2Y/IP76SYVA/F31IM2YIP76SYVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/IM2Y/IP76SYVA/F31IM2YIP76SYVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F31/IM2Y/IP76SYVA/F31IM2YIP76SYVA.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! Today i made a app to control a RGB Led module with a Android Device. Contact me for the Open source code of the APP. NOTE: If you bought a Common Anode LED connect it to 5vI used a Common Cathode Led which needs to be connected to GND. The KY-019 Module from keyes.Follow the next step ...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 20:28:05 PDT
Simple RGB Color Detector Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-Color-Detector-Using-Arduino/
Simple RGB Color Detector Using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/C8YQ/IP739U80/F9JC8YQIP739U80.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/C8YQ/IP739U80/F9JC8YQIP739U80.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/C8YQ/IP739U80/F9JC8YQIP739U80.SMALL.jpg ROBOSAN Solutions How do you see colors? Light is an electromagnetic wave that is available in our universe. As human being we see only a part of the whole Electromagnetic spectrum.Assume a red ball: When the light hits its surface, it reflects the red color (wavelength) and absorbs all other colors.How color sensor ...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 15:22:36 PDT
How to Control an RGB LED Strip - Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-an-RGB-LED-Strip-Arduino-Tutorial/
How to Control an RGB LED Strip - Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SMALL.jpg codebender_cc In this tutorial we will use one strip with 8 RGB LEDs with the Arduino uno board. We will use the Adafruit's NeoPixel library to change the color of each led.Let's get started! What you will need For this project you will need:Arduino unoRGB LED strip 3 breadboard cables The circuit The conn...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 14:24:30 PDT
LPD8806 VUMeter with PC & Arduino + GUI http://www.instructables.com/id/Addressable-RGB-LED-Arduino-VUMeter-GUI/
LPD8806 VUMeter with PC & Arduino + GUI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Britos If you like this project please vote for it in the "Sensors Contest 2016" and "Rainbow Contest 2016" as it took me a lot of time to make it (pressing the top-right button that says "Vote").I have always wanted some kind of LED VU-Meter because I like music and LEDs but all of the devices I found o...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 16:37:41 PDT
RGB LED Party Light http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Party-Light/
RGB LED Party Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/TO7B/IOT2U0P4/FQMTO7BIOT2U0P4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/TO7B/IOT2U0P4/FQMTO7BIOT2U0P4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/TO7B/IOT2U0P4/FQMTO7BIOT2U0P4.SMALL.jpg GabrielP11 Here is how you can use an RGB LED as a rainbow party light continuously travelling through the visible spectrum. What you will need is:-1 or many RGB LEDs-1 Arduino UNO board; it can be other Arduino brand boards-a breadboard-5 jumper wires, three of which are color coded for the LEDs colors-thre...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:39:14 PDT
Sound detection RGB lamp using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Detection-RGB-Lamp-Using-Arduino/
Sound detection RGB lamp using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QFJ9/IPZRLMQ4/FKIQFJ9IPZRLMQ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QFJ9/IPZRLMQ4/FKIQFJ9IPZRLMQ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QFJ9/IPZRLMQ4/FKIQFJ9IPZRLMQ4.SMALL.jpg Yanniboy1994 Hello,In this project I am making a lamp with multiple colors using RGB leds. My idea is to try to let the lamp change color if it detects a sound in the area. If you get annoyed from the changing colors every time you make a sound, you can always put the lamp on a mode where you can change the colo...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:36:41 PDT
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3x3x3-LED-Cube-for-Arduino-Nano/
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak Hi everyone!My name is RGBFreak and I created a YouTube channel quite recently.I love DIY and I especially love LED's, so that's why I decided to make my own 3x3x3 LED Cube!You will need the following items to make this LED Cube: • 27 single colored LED's. • Arduino Nano or one of his bigger broth...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 02:01:27 PDT
DIY Hot Beverage Monitor - using the DS18B20 and Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hot-Beverage-Monitor/
DIY Hot Beverage Monitor - using the DS18B20 and Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/G9G0/INQ9E0XC/FIPG9G0INQ9E0XC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/G9G0/INQ9E0XC/FIPG9G0INQ9E0XC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/G9G0/INQ9E0XC/FIPG9G0INQ9E0XC.SMALL.jpg Peder Ward My girlfriend always have a problem that she burns her tongue when she taste hot drinks. Then I started thinking, maybe I could create a device that prevents her burning her tongue, so she can drink her tea and it always have the perfect and wanted temperature. Two things I wanted to learn about in ...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 10:07:01 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
Sound Reactive Drum Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Drum-Set/
Sound Reactive Drum Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/H3D5/IN637XXQ/F88H3D5IN637XXQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/H3D5/IN637XXQ/F88H3D5IN637XXQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/H3D5/IN637XXQ/F88H3D5IN637XXQ.SMALL.jpg StairwayToDevin Drums are already an interesting to watch instrument but we felt more could be done. We decided to create a drum set that will react to it being hit by lighting up an LED strip inside the drum. Materials/Tools You'll Need Arduino RedBoard Breadboard Mini USB cable 12V DC Power Adapter Supply...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:36:45 PDT
Alphabar-Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Alphabar-Lights/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 20:25:06 PDT