Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - rgb http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 04:19:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 8x8x8 RGB led cube By Pierrot http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-RGB-led-cube-By-Pierrot/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:00:17 PDT
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Anode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UNO-Commom-Anode-RGB-LED-3-colour-Blink-Us/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:32:47 PDT
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Cathode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UNO-Commom-Cathode-RGB-LED-3-colour-Blink-/
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Cathode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SMALL.jpg ashishalh Here is a simple circuit with even simpler code to blink a common cathode RGB LED. All you need is basic information about Arduino UNO and understanding of simple Arduino Code such as 'Blink' example code in Arduino IDE. Components Needed You will need following components:1. Arduino UNO (or any ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 06:53:08 PDT
Arduino Rgb controller from Vb.net http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Rgb-controller-from-Vbnet/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:25:40 PDT
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-4-channels-Arduino-Mega2560/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:55:19 PDT
Chameleon Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Chameleon-Lamp/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 07:34:13 PDT
Arduino RFID Lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Lock-box/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:28:56 PST
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduDroid-A-Simple-2-Way-Bluetooth-based-Android-C/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 01:11:56 PST
RFID and wireless transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-and-wireless-transmission/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:26:00 PST
Lottery Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Lottery-Machine/
Lottery Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/PRRP/I5J55CE7/FN1PRRPI5J55CE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/PRRP/I5J55CE7/FN1PRRPI5J55CE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/PRRP/I5J55CE7/FN1PRRPI5J55CE7.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen A simple and effective lottery machine.Be a lottery host for fun with friendsORPlay those numbers in the real lottery.7 numbers between 1-39 are generated randomly for every 250ms.The generated numbers can be changed to anything.These numbers are from my own country national lottery.For mobile users...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:25:42 PST
Intel Edison: VU-meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-VU-meter/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:14:29 PST
Arduino flashing LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-flashing-LED-lamp/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:44:58 PST
RGB Human Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Human-Circuit/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 15:45:16 PST
Arduino-propelled necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-propelled-necklace/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:08:12 PST
Easy RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-RGB-LED/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 20:34:02 PST
Color Changing Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Mood-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:24:56 PST
Sound Reactive RGB LED Piano Lights! http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Piano-Lights/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 22:52:20 PST
Intel Edison: Distance Bug - HC-SR04 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Distance-Bug-HC-SR04/
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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/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:06:13 PST
Sound Reacting Circuit in 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reacting-Circuit-in-2-Minutes/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:58:26 PST
Bluetooth Controlled RGB LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-RGB-LED-Lamp/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 19:08:07 PST
DJ Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/DJ-Christmas-Tree/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:10:50 PST
ATtiny85 Spectrum Analyzer with fix_FFT http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Spectrum-Analyzer-with-fixFFT/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:45:38 PST
Arduino ATTiny85 Voltage Monitor RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ATTiny85-Voltage-Monitor-RGB-LED/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:14:00 PDT
Kickstarter Backer Alert with Stats Scroller, using Arduino Yun http://www.instructables.com/id/Kickstarter-Backer-Alert-with-Stats-Scroller-using/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:45:22 PDT
Arduino RGB LED Strip Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RGB-LED-Strip-Controller/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:22:32 PDT
Get started with the Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-Sensor/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:43:55 PDT
LSM303DLHC accelerometer and magnetometer exploration http://www.instructables.com/id/LSM303DLHC-exploration/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 02:13:35 PDT
RGB POV Display http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-POV-Display/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 13:21:30 PDT
SIMPLE RGB LED ARDUINO PROJRCT http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-RGB-LED-ARDUINO-PROJRCT/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:45:55 PDT
Bass Responsive RGB Leds using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-Responsive-RGB-Leds-using-Arduino/
Bass Responsive RGB Leds using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KP1L/HZWJ8MNL/FEFKP1LHZWJ8MNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KP1L/HZWJ8MNL/FEFKP1LHZWJ8MNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/KP1L/HZWJ8MNL/FEFKP1LHZWJ8MNL.SMALL.jpg Bforcer This tutoiral will show you how to use Arduino and to control a set of leds using music played from your computer. This tutorial requires:-Arduino (I used a leonardo)-small breadboard w/ jumper wires (kit is the best deal)-rgb led strip (I used these)- 12v 6A power supply for the lights (something l...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:43:11 PDT
4x4x4 LED Cube (Arduino Uno) http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-LED-Cube-Arduino-Uno/
4x4x4 LED Cube (Arduino Uno) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SMALL.jpg KyleTheCreator In this tutorial I'll show you how to make a 4x4x4 LED cube for around $15.00. The cube has 64 green LEDs which make up it's 4 layers(positives) and 16 columns(negatives). These are all wired to a Arduino Uno. An Arduino is a single-board microcontroller, intended to make the application of inter...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:11:10 PDT
8X8X8 3D RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8X8X8-RGB-LED-Cube/
8X8X8 3D RGB LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/1486/HYZX3MI5/F871486HYZX3MI5.SMALL.jpg SuperTech-IT It's been a long time coming, but my Universal RGB cube is finally ready!If when you are done, you love this project as much as I do, please vote for any contests I might be in.Trust me, I have some cool ideas in mind for all the prizes being offered !!!TO THOSE THAT CAME HERE BECAUSE YOU FOUND THE ...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:38:19 PDT
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Arduino-RBL-BLE-Shield-RGB-Led-Light-Co/
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SMALL.jpg Arduinonator This is a project I have been thinking of for a while. I wanted to have some rgb led lights on my boat remotely controlled by my Iphone. This is an intermediate project since we will be needing to solder, which can be hard without a got iron. This project will work with many other controllers and sh...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:13:12 PDT
Pixel Drop Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Drop-Ceiling/
Pixel Drop Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SMALL.jpg FamousMods In our living room we have a small patch of drop ceiling right in the middle of the room, basically a giant piece of duct tape to cover up bad carpentry. It was constantly getting water damage from what looks like a giant hole in the ceiling above the drop tiles. After roughly a year of living in ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:53:51 PDT
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RGB-Shelf-Lighting/
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SMALL.jpg FamousMods Being the giant fan of LED's that I am i'm always trying to come up with new ways I can put them throughout my house. Today i'm going to show you how to create a simple, yet extremely eye catching, RGB Bluetooth controlled Shelf lighting system. The beauty of integrating Bluetooth into the system ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:50:27 PDT
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Kaleiduino-An-Battery-Powered-Arduino-LED-Kaleidos/
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Hello everyone, and welcome to my Instructable! This instructable will show you how I made the first ever DIY Arduino controlled "LED Kaleidoscope"! What is an LED kaleidoscope? Well, our traditional kaleidoscopes used 3 mirrors joined as a triangle with stuff like sequins and stolen cake decoration...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:08:30 PDT
Arduino Chandelier from Jars http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Chandelier-from-Jars/
Arduino Chandelier from Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9AXF/HX7P08XB/FYW9AXFHX7P08XB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9AXF/HX7P08XB/FYW9AXFHX7P08XB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9AXF/HX7P08XB/FYW9AXFHX7P08XB.SMALL.jpg funelab E-Edit: Thank you very very much for voting for me in Featured Author, Glue and Battery Powered Contests! Cheer up and wait for my project so special is coming...Edit:If you really like this project, you can vote for me on the top right corner, for Featured Author Contest , just three days after the...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 16:40:31 PDT
LED Matrix Bike Safety Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Matrix-Bike-Safety-Backpack/
LED Matrix Bike Safety Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/EX0M/HWNUI4BY/FUAEX0MHWNUI4BY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/EX0M/HWNUI4BY/FUAEX0MHWNUI4BY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/EX0M/HWNUI4BY/FUAEX0MHWNUI4BY.SMALL.jpg solderface Biking around cars can be a frightening thing, and staying visible at night is crucial for your safety. This tutorial will teach you how to make a custom LED Matrix Backpack that is much larger and brighter than traditional rear bike lights.Parts You'll Need: Individually-addressable RGB LEDs Ardu...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:07:43 PDT
RGB-LED light sabre http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-light-sabre/
RGB-LED light sabre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/882B/HWG0CZ9G/F2D882BHWG0CZ9G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/882B/HWG0CZ9G/F2D882BHWG0CZ9G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/882B/HWG0CZ9G/F2D882BHWG0CZ9G.SMALL.jpg jthie During the recent Vivid music and light festival in Sydney, there were stalls selling toy light sabres and other accessories with colourful lights. Obviously these toys attracted many kids (and adults) to buy and play with them. However, I was "too cheap" to spend $20 for such simplistic toys. As th...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 19:11:06 PDT
Wireless IKEA DIODER mod, the cheap way http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-IKEA-DIODER-mod-the-cheap-way/
Wireless IKEA DIODER mod, the cheap way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/EFN4/HW96LOHW/FIZEFN4HW96LOHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/EFN4/HW96LOHW/FIZEFN4HW96LOHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/EFN4/HW96LOHW/FIZEFN4HW96LOHW.SMALL.jpg rutierut If you are looking for a cheap and easy way to control your lights with your smartphone or your computer this is the tutorial for you!these are the required items for this mod:Ingredients :) An ikea DIODER An arduino (any will do but i recommend the pro mini) An 433 Mhz receiver Kynar wire (...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:25:33 PDT
Voice Activated LED Lighting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-LED-Lighting-with-Arduino/
Voice Activated LED Lighting with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/A3X5/HUZKG0M2/F4TA3X5HUZKG0M2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/A3X5/HUZKG0M2/F4TA3X5HUZKG0M2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/A3X5/HUZKG0M2/F4TA3X5HUZKG0M2.SMALL.jpg priz This project is an extension to the Speech Recognition with Arduino by leandro4b (http://www.instructables.com/id/Speech-Recognition…). However, instead of using 3 separate colored LEDs, I used a multicolor 4-channel RGBW LED Emitter. I had the opportunity of working at LED Engin last summer, which ...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 23:36:45 PDT
Arduino LilyPad Duck Dynasty Hoodie with sound and LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LilyPad-Duck-Dynasty-Hoodie-with-sound-and/
Arduino LilyPad Duck Dynasty Hoodie with sound and LED lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/HIIL/HUFW5U0Q/FWOHIILHUFW5U0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/HIIL/HUFW5U0Q/FWOHIILHUFW5U0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/HIIL/HUFW5U0Q/FWOHIILHUFW5U0Q.SMALL.jpg CaitJohnson I made a Duck Dynasty themed hoodie with a LilyPad Arduino that has 3 zipper sensor switches to activate 3 different actions/programs on the back of the hoodie. The zipper is the key to activating these switches so when the zipper is touching a switch it triggers that specific action/program. The Fi...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 00:53:13 PDT
CPU Fan Hack - RGB LEDs - Arduino & TLC5940 http://www.instructables.com/id/CPU-Fan-Hack-RGB-LEDs-Arduino-TLC5940/
CPU Fan Hack - RGB LEDs - Arduino & TLC5940 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ECON/HUIHIL3L/FG5ECONHUIHIL3L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ECON/HUIHIL3L/FG5ECONHUIHIL3L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ECON/HUIHIL3L/FG5ECONHUIHIL3L.SMALL.jpg matthorner In this Instructable, I will be guiding you through the process of hacking and converting a clear, 120mm PWM cooling fan used in common household PCs from a single color LED to individually addressable RGB LEDs. The applications of this hack are not only limited to 120mm cooling fans, but...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:30:09 PDT
LilyPad Arduino Sensor Demo Mat http://www.instructables.com/id/LilyPad-Arduino-Sensor-Demo-Mat/
LilyPad Arduino Sensor Demo Mat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HK08/HUFDXHCT/FPJHK08HUFDXHCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HK08/HUFDXHCT/FPJHK08HUFDXHCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HK08/HUFDXHCT/FPJHK08HUFDXHCT.SMALL.jpg duniken This tutorial shows you how to create a sensor demo mat for the LilyPad Arduino. I wanted a place where I could experiment with the different sensors, but also something that I could use to show examples of what can be done without constantly uploading code. Step 1: Supplies To complete this p...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 09:06:27 PDT
4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-RGB-LED-Cube-1/
4x4x4 RGB LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SMALL.jpg rojm A long while ago I found an article on making an 8x8x8 RGB LED cube by Kevin Darrah. This completely inspired me but knowing my wife would kill me if I took over the house with breadboards I decided to scale it down to a 4x4x4 RGB cube. I made the cube following his method and although it wasn...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:10:25 PDT
resistor calculator using RGB leds http://www.instructables.com/id/What-is-RGB-resistor-calculator/
resistor calculator using RGB leds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/OK56/HT4QP291/FY0OK56HT4QP291.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/OK56/HT4QP291/FY0OK56HT4QP291.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/OK56/HT4QP291/FY0OK56HT4QP291.SMALL.jpg yahyatawil It is common to have a lot of messy different resistors and you want a specific value but you don't memorize the resistor color code . In this project I tried to solve this problem by making a circuit using Arduino which allows you to enter the value of resistor you want and you have the color c...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 17:27:32 PDT
Business Card with Polaroid + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-Card-with-Polaroid-Arduino/
Business Card with Polaroid + Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7FEZ/HRPNAFBO/F7A7FEZHRPNAFBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7FEZ/HRPNAFBO/F7A7FEZHRPNAFBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7FEZ/HRPNAFBO/F7A7FEZHRPNAFBO.SMALL.jpg iDende The goal of our project was to create a machine that produces business cards. We decided to hack a polaroid exploiting the internal mechanism to create our personal business card that bear the logo of the Fab Lab Turin. We replace the shutter with an RGB LED and, applying a diffuser, it generate...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 03:00:29 PST
Attiny RGB Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny-RGB-Mood-Light/
Attiny RGB Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/TTE9/HQYW5FR8/FNTTTE9HQYW5FR8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/TTE9/HQYW5FR8/FNTTTE9HQYW5FR8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/TTE9/HQYW5FR8/FNTTTE9HQYW5FR8.SMALL.jpg daniel32145 Making an RGB led fader might seem simple, but shrinking it down to a tiny chip is extremely cool. The reason this is hard is because to fade leds we would normally use a PWM pin. The ATtiny however only has two PWM pins, since we want to use an RGB LED with three different channels, we would need t...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:08:49 PST
Colorduino Scrolling Text: More Characters! http://www.instructables.com/id/Colorduino-Scrolling-Text/
Colorduino Scrolling Text: More Characters! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JEGR/HQVPX5PV/FBPJEGRHQVPX5PV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JEGR/HQVPX5PV/FBPJEGRHQVPX5PV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/JEGR/HQVPX5PV/FBPJEGRHQVPX5PV.SMALL.jpg PoisonMondo In this instructable you're going to learn how to do scrolling text on a RGB LED Matrix using the colorduino board from iTead studios. The colorduino is basically a RGB LED Matrix driver that takes a lot of the work out of driving LED Matrixes. In a combination with different libraries it is really ...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 21:17:29 PST