Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - servo http://www.instructables.com Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:44:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Automated Tea Dunker http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automated-Tea-Dunker/
Arduino Automated Tea Dunker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SMALL.jpg AidanM4 Project Objective:Automate the process of dunking a teabag in a cup of hot water using the Arduino Nano. Project Materials:Arduino Nano,This cheap 3rd party Arduino can be programmed with a windows machine. It will need sketchy Chinese drives in order to flash programs from a mac - $2.89Ultrasonic ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:56:21 PDT
Make a remote controlled fan! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-remote-controlled-fan/
Make a remote controlled fan! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/5AVB/IB4A576Y/F1Z5AVBIB4A576Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/5AVB/IB4A576Y/F1Z5AVBIB4A576Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/5AVB/IB4A576Y/F1Z5AVBIB4A576Y.SMALL.jpg Sheerforce In this tutorial, you will learn how to make a very simple fan attachment that can be controlled by any remote.Don't forget to follow me for more, and favorite this if you like it! Also, check out my previous project for an autonomous robot that follows your hand at http://www.instructables.com/id/I...
By: Sheerforce

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 14:10:43 PDT
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-Alive-A-little-robot-that-follows-you-with-its/
It's Alive! A little "robot" that follows you with it's evil stare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/5E2J/IB22CO6A/FTO5E2JIB22CO6A.SMALL.jpg Sheerforce In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create this little "robot" that follows your hand (or whatever is closest to it).Don't forget to follow me for more, and favorite this if you like it! Materials For this project, you will need the following materials: 1 HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensor - $0...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 14:19:46 PDT
How to make keypad password using arduino to control servo and led http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-keypad-password-using-arduino-to-contr/
How to make keypad password using arduino to control servo and led - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/4N62/IATHP4RP/FFM4N62IATHP4RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/4N62/IATHP4RP/FFM4N62IATHP4RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/4N62/IATHP4RP/FFM4N62IATHP4RP.SMALL.jpg Electronice In this project I will tell you how to make keypad password using arduino and to control servo and led.first to make simple keypad using 4 button visit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-keypad... or for all project and other project go to http://arduinoo.tk/Project/for all project see ...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 08:33:36 PDT
Control a Servo over the Internet http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-Servo-over-the-Internet/
Control a Servo over the Internet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/1C7W/IATH7FHO/FFP1C7WIATH7FHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/1C7W/IATH7FHO/FFP1C7WIATH7FHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/1C7W/IATH7FHO/FFP1C7WIATH7FHO.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve This Instructable show you how to control a servo over the Internet, using a Spark Core. This Instructable is powered by a Spark Core and and a tiny Servo which is included in the Spark Maker Kit (a normal servo will work the same). This tutorial is for complete beginners to get started with the Spa...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 07:17:45 PDT
'Home Alone' burglar deterrent/ Use Attiny13 to drive a Steppermotor and a Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Alone-burglar-deterrent/
'Home Alone' burglar deterrent/ Use Attiny13 to drive a Steppermotor and a Servo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/MG13/IARFEUQ8/FVUMG13IARFEUQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/MG13/IARFEUQ8/FVUMG13IARFEUQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/MG13/IARFEUQ8/FVUMG13IARFEUQ8.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke This might be one of my weirdest projects yet :-)But even if you are not interested in keeping burglars away, this project can be used for anything where you need to drive a steppermotor or servo motor, or even several DC motors with an Attiny13.Most of you will remember the movie Home Alone, where...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:34:21 PDT
DIY Vending Machine using Arduino & 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vending-Machine-using-Arduino-1Sheeld/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 08:44:31 PDT
automatic fist bumper http://www.instructables.com/id/automatic-fist-bumper/
automatic fist bumper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/SJ6V/IA5IPJV6/FG0SJ6VIA5IPJV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/SJ6V/IA5IPJV6/FG0SJ6VIA5IPJV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/SJ6V/IA5IPJV6/FG0SJ6VIA5IPJV6.SMALL.jpg warheroifiam1 have you even laid down a sick burn or told an awesome pun and there was no one close enough or brave enough to give you a fist bump? if your answer is yes then this is the project for you. if you said no... this is still fun to make.This being my first arduino project i did. so should not be too to...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 10:35:29 PDT
The Wipe-Eyeglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wipe-Eyeglasses/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:45:32 PDT
Create a simple electronic lock with RFID using a RC522 http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-simple-electronic-lock-with-RFID-using-a-/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:40:36 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Hand Tracking Mechanical Arm - Pyduino + Leap Motion http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Tracking-Mechanical-Arm-Pyduino-Leap-Motion/
Hand Tracking Mechanical Arm - Pyduino + Leap Motion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/IBYS/I9UE089A/F8SIBYSI9UE089A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/IBYS/I9UE089A/F8SIBYSI9UE089A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/IBYS/I9UE089A/F8SIBYSI9UE089A.SMALL.jpg poopypigeon Hello!In this tutorial I will show you guys and gals how to assemble a hand tracking mechanical arm with a Leap Motion Controller, Arduino device, a few motors, some balsa wood, paper clips, hot glue and a little python code. At the end of this you'll hopefully have a mechanical arm which we can con...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 21:59:01 PDT
How to control servo with play station 2 controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-servo-with-play-station-2-controlle/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 11:08:51 PDT
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Laser-Entertainer-Robot/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:17:48 PDT
Whac-A-Mouse Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Whac-A-Mouse-Prototype/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:18:40 PDT
Automatic Shutters by Riley Monaghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Shutters-by-Riley-Monaghan/
Automatic Shutters by Riley Monaghan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/GI10/I9419MYR/FJHGI10I9419MYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/GI10/I9419MYR/FJHGI10I9419MYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/GI10/I9419MYR/FJHGI10I9419MYR.SMALL.jpg riley.monaghan This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). The project I created and am here to talk to you about today is my automatic shutter system, a system designed to, theoretically, be placed in front of y...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 08:49:02 PDT
Movable Light-up Bat Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/Movable-Bat-Signal/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 18:31:58 PDT
DIY Arduino Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Solar-Tracker/
DIY Arduino Solar Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics Hello NerdsPrevious week i saw an amazing instrcutable of Geo Bruce's nice and simple solar tracker.So,i thought to make my own and here is the output.It is inspired from Geo Bruce's Work. Items Required Some items will be required which are easily available in electronic stores.The items are as ...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:08:25 PDT
Servo PIR first project http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-PIR-first-project/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:04:06 PDT
Servo Controlled Marble Maze Build 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Controlled-Marble-Maze-Build-2/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:34:13 PDT
AquaFeeder: An Automated Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/AquaFeeder-An-Automated-Fish-Feeder/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:22:12 PDT
Remote Door for Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Door-for-Cage/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 12:55:33 PDT
Arduino Tutorials (part two - 17 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-two-17-Tutorial-Pack/
Arduino Tutorials (part two - 17 Tutorial Pack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SMALL.jpg hypnotistas This is Arduino Tutorial Pack Part 2. The 1st part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...The 3rd part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...Unlike other tutorials here I won't give any background in theory how it works. It is orient...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:38:20 PDT
Automatic Tea Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Tea-Maker/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:29:50 PDT
Arduino & Lego Solar Tracker (Dual Axis) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-tracker-with-Lego-and-Arduino-Dual-Axis/
Arduino & Lego Solar Tracker (Dual Axis) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/F95V/I7IJ2XPA/FWDF95VI7IJ2XPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/F95V/I7IJ2XPA/FWDF95VI7IJ2XPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/F95V/I7IJ2XPA/FWDF95VI7IJ2XPA.SMALL.jpg MathiasLeroy I made a solar tracker with lego and arduino.It's a very nice and simple project if you want to learn arduino and electronics. No soldering required.It's purpose is only educative because the motors are not strong enough to support the weight of solar panels.It's still a pretty cool solar tracker, I...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 02:45:10 PDT
Servos pan and tilt with joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Servos-pan-and-tilt-with-joystick/
Servos pan and tilt with joystick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/H92Z/I6RSUDW2/FU2H92ZI6RSUDW2.SMALL.jpg mars_crash Basically I wrote a small code to control servo's with an analog joystick.I wrote it because I couldn't any or any explanation how to do it (or I didn't search right), and that's also why I'm uploading it.This is my first upload ever here so bare with me.I wanted to move a camera on the top of the s...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:05:06 PST
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
single servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/single-servo-robot/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:20:10 PST
Solar-Powered Useless Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Useless-Machine/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 12:01:23 PST
Solar tracker with arduino from every day materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-tracker-with-arduino-from-every-day-material/
Solar tracker with arduino from every day materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/4QEP/I66CU9YF/FO34QEPI66CU9YF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/4QEP/I66CU9YF/FO34QEPI66CU9YF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/4QEP/I66CU9YF/FO34QEPI66CU9YF.SMALL.jpg mikesevd This solar tracker model construction is so simple that there is no need for a fully equipped laboratory in order to create it. I actually did it in my kitchen! On the other hand the main idea and software are so that I would dare to use them in a much more sophisticated construction. I'm going to p...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 11:38:41 PST
Singles Appreciation Day (S.A.D) auto dater http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-hot-dater-for-Singles-Appreciation-Day-SAD/
Singles Appreciation Day (S.A.D) auto dater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/P9DE/I66CXN6Z/FYTP9DEI66CXN6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/P9DE/I66CXN6Z/FYTP9DEI66CXN6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/P9DE/I66CXN6Z/FYTP9DEI66CXN6Z.SMALL.jpg shinteo Out of luck, out of love, but definitely not out of job! On this fateful day (14feb15), yours truly come to realized one by one the brethren have left to join the dark side. Rather unfortunately, there is still one last man standing, holding the ground.In certain parts of the world with chinese popu...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 00:37:44 PST
Light Detecting 433 MHz RF Arduino Smart Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensing-Smart-Blinds/
Light Detecting 433 MHz RF Arduino Smart Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/JHZ6/I622JUFX/FG6JHZ6I622JUFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/JHZ6/I622JUFX/FG6JHZ6I622JUFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/JHZ6/I622JUFX/FG6JHZ6I622JUFX.SMALL.jpg BenRusche The goal of this project was to turn normal 2" wooden slat blinds blinds into "smart" blinds that open automatically during the day and close at night. There are two buttons that allow the blinds to temporarily open or close bypassing the light status. Additionally, a 433 Mhz RF receiver allows for ...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:53:08 PST
Motorized World Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-World-Globe/
Motorized World Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/8093/I60077TD/F3H8093I60077TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/8093/I60077TD/F3H8093I60077TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/8093/I60077TD/F3H8093I60077TD.SMALL.jpg JimRD Wanted to motorize my world globe so stuck a continuous servo on the top of it and hooked to Arduino Uno. Then the only decision was do I turn it continuously, occassionally or sporadically. I chose occassionally.Took out the top bolt, replaced with my own bolt and connected that to the servo. Simpl...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17:11:06 PST
Light Seeking and Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Seeking-and-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
Light Seeking and Obstacle Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/DZZ9/I5WCP55Z/FVGDZZ9I5WCP55Z.SMALL.jpg Vagelis Chantzis The purpose of this project is to build an arduino robot that follows light and avoids possible obstacles in its way. It is based on an Arduino Uno microcontroller board and it uses Light Dependent Resistors to find the most bright light source while avoiding any obstacle on its way to the light sou...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 08:25:11 PST
Obstacle avoiding robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-avoiding-robot-5/
Obstacle avoiding robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/UR90/I5THWZDM/FR9UR90I5THWZDM.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen What could be more awesome than building your own robot.This is how to do it your self.Banana for scale in the last picture.For mobile users. Watch the video from here!Find the building kit from here! Components. I used my previous project's shield and ultrasound sensor in this project.Learn how ...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 07:49:56 PST
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
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Controlled-Robot-How-to-Train-Your-Bunny/
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SMALL.jpg YadaP This is a robot that goes forward with one clap and backwards with two, and will only go backwards if you clap twice while its going forward and vice versa. I wanted to make this a little more fun, so made it bunny-themed. If you want this to be a little bit more sophisticated, you could try to prog...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 18:46:49 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
Arduino door lock with password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I mede an door lock (or box lock) that opens when you enter your password and press "#". The servo turns back to the position it was in after some seconds. PARTS & TOOLS For this project I used:* Arduino uno ( http://store.arduino.cc/index.php?main_page=produc... )* 4x4 matrix ke...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Intel Edison: Radar http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Radar/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:12:34 PST
Easy arduino sentry gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-arduino-sentry-gun/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:01 PST
Cheap 120VAC Outlet Controller addon for any project. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Outlet-Controller/
Cheap 120VAC Outlet Controller addon for any project. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SMALL.jpg RoboPandaPDX This is a great beginner project or addon for rapid prototyping. I use this addon all the time for making Internet of things projects, home automation, ect.... Then when i get everything to work and i decide to start reducing its form. then i replace this with something more appropriate.All you are ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:03:52 PST
Arduino robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-2/
Arduino robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/R6RR/I52CI5WK/FP9R6RRI52CI5WK.SMALL.jpg DamiD96 Follow me on youtube to watch video about robotDD-9602 is my new robot. It is a robotic arm fixed on mobil base.It has 4 servomotors and two motors DC to control the base. The robot is controlled from RC controller, but using Arduino we can control also movement on the ground.I bought the component ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:18:52 PST
Arduino robot (italian version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-italian-version/
Arduino robot (italian version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TW3V/I52CI1XJ/FGJTW3VI52CI1XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TW3V/I52CI1XJ/FGJTW3VI52CI1XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/TW3V/I52CI1XJ/FGJTW3VI52CI1XJ.SMALL.jpg DamiD96 follow me on youtubeDopo aver realizzato il mio primo progetto con Arduino: DD-96, è arrivato il momento di presentare il successore: DD-9602. Questo nuovo progetto sta dando vita a un robot costituito da un manipolatore (altrimenti detto: braccio meccanico) formato da 4 servomotori e una base mobi...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 11:36:40 PST
Sinnlosbox (useless box) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sinnlosbox-useless-box/
Sinnlosbox (useless box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZMOQ/I3TID5XE/FDOZMOQI3TID5XE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZMOQ/I3TID5XE/FDOZMOQI3TID5XE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/ZMOQ/I3TID5XE/FDOZMOQI3TID5XE.SMALL.jpg ossilampe Hier wiedermal ein neues Projekt, Durch ein paar bildern im internet wurde ich angeregt wiedermal etwas zu bauen an dem ander Freude habe. Eine Box mit nur einem schalter der nach dem einschalten sich selber wieder auf OFF stellt, und um alles in der welt nicht eingeschaltet werden möchte. der User ...
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 14:19:08 PST
Servo Controlled by Pushbuttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Controlled-by-Pushbuttons/
Servo Controlled by Pushbuttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SMALL.jpg gavinkeeley Using an Arduino to control a servo motor with the use of two pushbuttons. Get the appropriate components 1) Arduino2) Breadboard3) Push Buttons4) Jumper Cables5) Two 10k Ohm Resistors6) Servo MotorRecommended online storeshttps://www.dx.com/s/arduino62295959 Connect the power Connect the GND ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:38:23 PST
How to Build an RFID Deadbolt Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-RFID-Deadbolt-Controller/
How to Build an RFID Deadbolt Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/XWKO/I3H56T2B/F7CXWKOI3H56T2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/XWKO/I3H56T2B/F7CXWKOI3H56T2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/XWKO/I3H56T2B/F7CXWKOI3H56T2B.SMALL.jpg jasonsweeney This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)This guide will walk you through how to build an electronic deadbolt lock actuator which can be controlled via an RFID card and reader, an IR remote and se...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:21:09 PST
Animatronic Wolf head http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Wolf-head/
Animatronic Wolf head - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/FFTT/I3KC2QV5/FD6FFTTI3KC2QV5.SMALL.jpg aunumwolf42 Hey everyone!This is a tutorial on how to make your very own motion following undead wolf. The Original idea was to make a following head along with a jaw that move depending on how close someone is. Just a note this is a rough draft for a project that I am continuously developing, so by the end I h...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:56:02 PST
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Naughty-Nice-Meter-The-Making-Of-Part-2-of-2/
Naughty / Nice Meter - The Making Of - Part 2 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/325J/I3N2AHE4/FV1325JI3N2AHE4.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic In part 1 (found here) of this two part Instructable we learned how to get the electronics working for the Naughty / Nice Meter... Now we're going to build the "housing" for everything to fit into.The Materials for this part of the project can be less than $5...And here is a video of the "completed"...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:56:24 PST
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Aurduino-Android-Bluetooth-Naughty-Nice-Meter-Part/
Aurduino + Android + Bluetooth = Naughty / Nice Meter - Part 1 of 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/R3HS/I3H77PVL/F6VR3HSI3H77PVL.SMALL.jpg cdsgraphic This is Part 1 of a 2 part Instructable.Part 1 is about getting the electronics to work.Part 2 will be about putting it all together into what we'll call the "Naughty / Nice Meter" -or- "The best damn way to get my daughter to behave I've found in years, Meter ! ! !"Jump to part 2 here.This project ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:12:53 PST
Kid-friendly PuppyDuino 0.31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-friendly-PuppyDuino-031/
Kid-friendly PuppyDuino 0.31 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/R9VZ/I2KSPEUY/FIKR9VZI2KSPEUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/R9VZ/I2KSPEUY/FIKR9VZI2KSPEUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/R9VZ/I2KSPEUY/FIKR9VZI2KSPEUY.SMALL.jpg alhazen OK, this is not a fully autonomous "get you a beer, open it for you and then tweet about it" robodog (yet ;) but if you're itching to get past the blinky lights on a breadboard stage with your Arduino and you're ten or know somebody that's ten this might appeal to you.This is actually the first publ...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:59:49 PST