Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - servo http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 May 2016 09:52:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 RFID Reader With Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Reader-With-Servo/
RFID Reader With Servo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HP5G/IOMP1HWQ/FDKHP5GIOMP1HWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HP5G/IOMP1HWQ/FDKHP5GIOMP1HWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/HP5G/IOMP1HWQ/FDKHP5GIOMP1HWQ.SMALL.jpg houtroe In this instruction I'm just going to tell you about making a simple circuit with 2 LED's, a servo ,an RFID reader and a arduino uno.You will need:- 2 LED (2 different collors)- a servo motor- an RFID reader and key- an arduino uno- a few wires- 2x 10kohm resistors-a breadboard Wiring The wiring ...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 14:02:02 PDT
RobotArmValgfag_EAL http://www.instructables.com/id/RobotArmValgfag/
RobotArmValgfag_EAL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/YOHB/IOH8RBWZ/FUTYOHBIOH8RBWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/YOHB/IOH8RBWZ/FUTYOHBIOH8RBWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/YOHB/IOH8RBWZ/FUTYOHBIOH8RBWZ.SMALL.jpg TroelsB Vi har fået til opgave at lave en Robot arm som bliver styret af en Arduino Uno der er bygget ind i en kontroller fra en gammel fjernstyret helikopter. Vi startede med at splitte helikopter og fjernbetjening, modificeret så der var plads til et Arduino Uno board, og 2 joystick. Vi har forbu...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 06:00:25 PDT
Calibrating Hobby Servo Motors Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Calibrating-Hobby-Servo-Motors-Using-Arduino/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 03:06:42 PDT
Arduino Uno - Passive Infrared (PIR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-Passive-Infrared-PIR/
Arduino Uno - Passive Infrared (PIR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6UCM/IOIQLCUF/FFF6UCMIOIQLCUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6UCM/IOIQLCUF/FFF6UCMIOIQLCUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6UCM/IOIQLCUF/FFF6UCMIOIQLCUF.SMALL.jpg ChristianL84 Hello everyone...I have been trying to make more Instructables as time permits.In this Instructable, we are going to wire a Passive Infrared (PIR) sensor to our Arduino Uno in hopes of making a way to detect movement for a future home project.Let's begin.... Gather Materials As always, the first ...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 10:08:58 PDT
Arduino UNO nRF24L01+ Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-UNO-NRF24L01-Shield/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 06:01:51 PDT
Sweeping obstacle detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeping-Obstacle-Detector/
Sweeping obstacle detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1I7H/IOG1HP8S/FDI1I7HIOG1HP8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1I7H/IOG1HP8S/FDI1I7HIOG1HP8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1I7H/IOG1HP8S/FDI1I7HIOG1HP8S.SMALL.jpg Soul_seeker The objective of this instructable is to make a setup in which a Ultrasonic sensor is mounted on a servo motor.I've considered a micro servo (90g), and a red LED.The connections need to be made as seen in the Fritzig diagram. Attaching the Ultrasonic sensor and the servo arm should be done using dou...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 08:17:43 PDT
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeping-Remote-Controlled-Camera-Mount/
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SMALL.jpg THertz This camera mount gives you the ability to control it from a distance and rotate it 180 degrees. I will be using a GoPro in my project, but you can use almost any camera that you can secure to the mount.Also in this instructable we will learn how to control a servo motor with remote control, this wi...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 19:30:41 PDT
Lock your door with a remote control?? http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-Your-Door-With-a-Remote/
Lock your door with a remote control?? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/OPUC/IOCE7WYG/FNHOPUCIOCE7WYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/OPUC/IOCE7WYG/FNHOPUCIOCE7WYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/OPUC/IOCE7WYG/FNHOPUCIOCE7WYG.SMALL.jpg Alexan24 Can you lock a door with a remote?? Well, now you can do it in just five steps!! Parts You will need:1x Arduino (any flavour)1x Servo1x Breadboard1x IR receiver (mine is the VISHAY TSOP2238. You can use one from an old dvd player, tv ...)Jumper Wires1x Remote Control1x 100μf electrolytic capacito...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 04:21:14 PDT
Ultrasonic Car + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Car-Arduino/
Ultrasonic Car + Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SXXJ/INVZ4TWF/FZQSXXJINVZ4TWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SXXJ/INVZ4TWF/FZQSXXJINVZ4TWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SXXJ/INVZ4TWF/FZQSXXJINVZ4TWF.SMALL.jpg gpensky Versão em portuguêsUnlike the car that follows the line, that needs a line painted in the ground, this is one completely autonomous, since it can see the distance that things are and deviate from them. Materials 1 x Ultrasonic sensor HC-SR041 x Servomotor 3 x Buttons (emergency buttons) 1 x L298N...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 08:52:42 PDT
Carro Ultra-som + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Carro-Ultra-som-Arduino/
Carro Ultra-som + Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/XG6P/INVZ4QLZ/FN8XG6PINVZ4QLZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/XG6P/INVZ4QLZ/FN8XG6PINVZ4QLZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/XG6P/INVZ4QLZ/FN8XG6PINVZ4QLZ.SMALL.jpg gpensky English versionDiferente do carro segue-linha, que precisa de uma linha no chão para seguir, esse é completamente autônomo, já que consegue saber a distância que as coisas estão dele e desviar delas. Materiais 1 x Sensor Ultrassom HC-SR041 x Servo Motor 3 x Botões (usei como sensores de emergênci...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 07:07:09 PDT
Arduino and Visuino: Connect 4D Systems ViSi Genie smart Touchscreen Display to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Visuino-Connect-4D-Systems-ViSi-Genie-/
Arduino and Visuino: Connect 4D Systems ViSi Genie smart Touchscreen Display to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/UB9O/INQ9DAKM/FRWUB9OINQ9DAKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/UB9O/INQ9DAKM/FRWUB9OINQ9DAKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/UB9O/INQ9DAKM/FRWUB9OINQ9DAKM.SMALL.jpg BoianM There comes a time, when you want to have a touchscreen display connected to your Arduino board. There are many different Display options and sizes available, but most of them require considerable amount of code to be controlled, and it is not easy to create cool looking user interface.4D Systems ha...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:32:59 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Receiver-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Ar/
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Hack RC Car Transmitter via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino part1 Tx"The prerequisite instruction have introduced how to hack RC car Transmitter by using nRF24L01 module for Arduino Nano.In this session we will build 2.4 GHz. receiver installed on a RC prototype...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:05:22 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Transmitter-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01/
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This instruction will advice you to hack 3-Channel RC transmitter(Tx).The standard remote control of RC car and boat today.The standard Gas or Electric RC cars are directional controlled by an electric servo that moving mechanical front steering wheel Left/Right.The servo have two main type-analog a...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:57:31 PDT
arduino servo r3 servo shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Servo-R3-Servo-Shield/
arduino servo r3 servo shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/PVU9/INI7SNKR/FIVPVU9INI7SNKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/PVU9/INI7SNKR/FIVPVU9INI7SNKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/PVU9/INI7SNKR/FIVPVU9INI7SNKR.SMALL.jpg Thijsluiten I designed this shield to control mutiple servos.I added 2 jumpers to select external power for heavy servos or 5 V from the arduino.I appoligise for the bad english it isn't my native language. The schematics In this instructable i added al files from my design you guys are free to alter and use...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 05:50:00 PDT
Arduino: How to Connect Common Sensors and Items http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Connect-Common-Electronic-Items/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 13:50:56 PDT
Arduino/Android - BLUETOOTH Multi Servo motor Control Android APP http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoAndroid-BLUETOOTH-Multi-Servo-Motor-Control/
Arduino/Android - BLUETOOTH Multi Servo motor Control Android APP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/QQUZ/IN7QTTL5/FDEQQUZIN7QTTL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/QQUZ/IN7QTTL5/FDEQQUZIN7QTTL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/QQUZ/IN7QTTL5/FDEQQUZIN7QTTL5.SMALL.jpg vandenbrande Hello world! I made a 1 servo control app yesterday and i said that i would make a multi control, so here is the multi control app! I also made a better arduino code. Follow the next step for the schematic, code, parts list & APPGET THE APP ON GOOGLE PLAY Contact me if you want the source code! Sc...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 19:37:39 PDT
Arduino day and night http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Day-and-Night/
Arduino day and night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/VRRS/IMXOJFQN/F77VRRSIMXOJFQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/VRRS/IMXOJFQN/F77VRRSIMXOJFQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/VRRS/IMXOJFQN/F77VRRSIMXOJFQN.SMALL.jpg mrlynx This project is an easy introduction to using an Arduino.Here we use a servo to visualize a measurement of light.By using a LDR (light dependent resistor) we get an analog value that our Arduino can read and display with the servo.Material Used: Arduino Uno USB-cable Computer with Arduino IDE LDR (...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:51:17 PDT
Servo Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Tester/
Servo Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/NAQ2/IMTEBBY7/FULNAQ2IMTEBBY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/NAQ2/IMTEBBY7/FULNAQ2IMTEBBY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/NAQ2/IMTEBBY7/FULNAQ2IMTEBBY7.SMALL.jpg Descent32 Today was the day that I finally got down to making a Servo Tester with my Arduino's.It all started with wanting to get the direction of my quad copters motors going the correct way around when hooking up the new speed controllers. As I didnt have a radio handy I had figured that it would be simple...
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 07:09:51 PDT
Interactive Refracted Matrix Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Refracted-Matrix-Display/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 19:02:32 PDT
Simple decision making RC http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Decision-Making-RC/
Simple decision making RC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/04WF/IOLR989T/F9304WFIOLR989T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/04WF/IOLR989T/F9304WFIOLR989T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/04WF/IOLR989T/F9304WFIOLR989T.SMALL.jpg mikesevd There are numerous instructables of RCs capable of avoiding obstacles. In this project I'm trying to show a simple way, not only to avoid any kind of obstacles, but also to make the decision to take the best way out! Instead of having a fixed ultrasonic sensor directing forward, it is placed on a...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 03:08:37 PDT
DIY Servo Tester Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Servo-Tester-Arduino/
DIY Servo Tester Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/F2UU/IM6LGBFU/F56F2UUIM6LGBFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/F2UU/IM6LGBFU/F56F2UUIM6LGBFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/F2UU/IM6LGBFU/F56F2UUIM6LGBFU.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 I have a malfunction servo tester kept for a long time.It chalanged me to rebuild it to work again by applying mini Arduino controller unit.The old servo tester has a non programmable chip installed on compact circuit board.That's not so easy to do but finally it can be.Let's try to do it yourself.I...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 09:35:15 PDT
Tiny Smartphone Controlled Arduino Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Smartphone-Controlled-Arduino-Tank/
Tiny Smartphone Controlled Arduino Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/43J6/IM53UMY1/FY043J6IM53UMY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/43J6/IM53UMY1/FY043J6IM53UMY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/43J6/IM53UMY1/FY043J6IM53UMY1.SMALL.jpg Ynze- In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a very small smartphone controlled arduino tank.I tried to make the TinyTank as small as possible, I also wanted to control it with a smartphone.At least I wanted to make it easy to disasemble so I can try out other controls like IR and 2.4GHz.I will ex...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 01:24:41 PDT
Tetrix Arduino Pinball Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrix-Arduino-Pinball-Robot/
Tetrix Arduino Pinball Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/I6AS/IM3OB9OJ/FDAI6ASIM3OB9OJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/I6AS/IM3OB9OJ/FDAI6ASIM3OB9OJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/I6AS/IM3OB9OJ/FDAI6ASIM3OB9OJ.SMALL.jpg akirby7 Pinball machine with Radio Controlled flippers and Arduino controlled LED's triggered by a Grove Ultrasonic sensor aimed at the bumper pins Chassis and Frame parts Chassis and Frame parts:· 1 R/C controller & receiver· 1 Golf ball· 1 On/ off switch· 6 3 way beam connect...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 14:02:42 PDT
Music With Servo Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-With-Servo-Motor/
Music With Servo Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/V8SX/ILY0RJ4O/FLHV8SXILY0RJ4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/V8SX/ILY0RJ4O/FLHV8SXILY0RJ4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/V8SX/ILY0RJ4O/FLHV8SXILY0RJ4O.SMALL.jpg ilijap1 This is a simple project that i made using a servo motor and arduino.The servo motor plays the imperial march from star wars. For this project you will need:1.Arduino UNO2.Breadboard3.Servo motor4.Jumper wires5.Usb cable for arduino This is the code. That is all.
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 08:07:46 PDT
Recycled Arduino Lolly Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Arduino-Lolly-Dispenser/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 23:12:30 PDT
Creeper Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Creeper-Catcher/
Creeper Catcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/DA4J/ILQTFTRW/FVXDA4JILQTFTRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/DA4J/ILQTFTRW/FVXDA4JILQTFTRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/DA4J/ILQTFTRW/FVXDA4JILQTFTRW.SMALL.jpg mslarsen Ever wonder if someone is standing outside of your home peering in through the window in the doorway? Well, for my instructable, I will be creating a Creeper Catcher. This instructable will notify you when someone is standing on your front step. No more creeping... In theory, the pressure sensor wou...
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 17:05:16 PDT
Continuos Rotation Servo (The Easy Way!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Continuos-Rotation-Servo-The-Easy-Way/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 07:41:23 PST
Arduino Controlled Animatronic Skeleton Rock Band - in progress http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Skeleton-Rock-Band-in-Progress/
Arduino Controlled Animatronic Skeleton Rock Band - in progress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/7EPX/ILE0MOWS/FPU7EPXILE0MOWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/7EPX/ILE0MOWS/FPU7EPXILE0MOWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/7EPX/ILE0MOWS/FPU7EPXILE0MOWS.SMALL.jpg hauntedworkshop For Halloween this year, I decided to build an animatronic skeleton rock band. It's a work in progress at this point, but I'm pretty happy with how it's coming along. Most everything is made from materials I had on hand (I'm a bit of a hoarder) and old static props that I modified for my purposes. T...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 18:57:26 PST
The Wipe-Eyeglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wipe-Eyeglasses-1/
The Wipe-Eyeglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/2VH4/ILCN49ZZ/FLC2VH4ILCN49ZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/2VH4/ILCN49ZZ/FLC2VH4ILCN49ZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/2VH4/ILCN49ZZ/FLC2VH4ILCN49ZZ.SMALL.jpg Victr The Wipe-Eyeglasses is a new invention that wipes automatically your eyeglasses or your sunglasses.Today, eyeglasses and sunglasses are very important in our life. Seeing well is a priority, so having clean eyeglasses is necessary. Then, when we wipe our glasses, we mechanically use what we have at ...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2016 05:25:38 PST
Student Spectrophotometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Box-Spectrophotometer/
Student Spectrophotometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/3OES/IL2620I0/FR33OESIL2620I0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/3OES/IL2620I0/FR33OESIL2620I0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/3OES/IL2620I0/FR33OESIL2620I0.SMALL.jpg satchelfrost Inspiration:Let me first give credit where credit is due. My inspiration for this project comes from AlfonsVH with his "A simple DIY spectrophotometer". Having said that I have made some improvements to his design and I want to share what I have learned.Why I built it:This project was meant for one ...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 22:06:57 PST
Micro Servo Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Servo-Robot-Arm/
Micro Servo Robot Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/TVFZ/IL15JEIA/FRMTVFZIL15JEIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/TVFZ/IL15JEIA/FRMTVFZIL15JEIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/TVFZ/IL15JEIA/FRMTVFZIL15JEIA.SMALL.jpg joony786 4 axis robot arm with a small gripper and teach function. (In fact: it is a 3 axis robot)This robot can follow. This robot can learn. And this robot can repeat endles. And he lost all his memory if the batterys are low. This makes it new all the time he is powered again. Arduino Code and Flow Char...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 09:55:00 PST
Calibrating Servos for Bracket/robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Calibrating-Servos-for-Bracketrobot-Arm/
Calibrating Servos for Bracket/robot Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YNUY/IKZQ6IJU/FBIYNUYIKZQ6IJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YNUY/IKZQ6IJU/FBIYNUYIKZQ6IJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/YNUY/IKZQ6IJU/FBIYNUYIKZQ6IJU.SMALL.jpg ÁdámS66 Hi everybody.I am working on an Arduino based Robot Arm. Some parts arrived, some didn't, and I had some problem with the ones that arrived, than I made this project.You will need-Breadboard-Servos and brackets/claws for them-Jumper wire-16*2 LCD (or better)- Dual axis joystick-Arduino-Power source,...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 01:23:07 PST
Arduino Uno (3 Servo Guide) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-3-Servo-Guide/
Arduino Uno (3 Servo Guide) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/PM3V/IKWV96OG/F5BPM3VIKWV96OG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/PM3V/IKWV96OG/F5BPM3VIKWV96OG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/PM3V/IKWV96OG/F5BPM3VIKWV96OG.SMALL.jpg pabloblancog0 This is the tutorial of mount a 3 servomotor circuit with an arduino uno R3.Maybe the text is wrong, sorry im from Spain and i dont Wright very well in english :) Mount the components Plug in the componets just like in the photo and make sure that they are in the correct position. The code Ope...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 15:30:51 PST
SAFE BOX JOYSTICK CONTROLLED http://www.instructables.com/id/SAFE-BOX-JOYSTICK-CONTROLLED/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:46:54 PST
Q5 a Star Wars Themed Astromech Driod http://www.instructables.com/id/Q5-a-Star-Wars-Themed-Astromech-Driod/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:59:36 PST
How to program a servo with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Program-a-Servo-With-Arduino/
How to program a servo with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/66U4/IK1FLRPN/FZG66U4IK1FLRPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/66U4/IK1FLRPN/FZG66U4IK1FLRPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/66U4/IK1FLRPN/FZG66U4IK1FLRPN.SMALL.jpg fituro Hi everyone and first of all I want to say that...I have a YouTube channel!And my first video is about programming servos(I think it's obvious). Well this is a very simple project for arduino beginners (anyway it's more difficult than LEDs projects) and I wanted to make a tutorial about it so that ...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 02:40:01 PST
How to Control Servo Motors With an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-Servo-Motors-With-an-Arduino/
How to Control Servo Motors With an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FR1Y/IJYUT8Y4/FK4FR1YIJYUT8Y4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FR1Y/IJYUT8Y4/FK4FR1YIJYUT8Y4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/FR1Y/IJYUT8Y4/FK4FR1YIJYUT8Y4.SMALL.jpg ArduinoT This miniature project will show you how to control a servo motor with an Arduino, but first you need to know what a servo motor actually is!Servo motors are special types of motors that don't spin around in a circle, but move to a specific position and stay there until you tell them to move again. ...
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 12:32:45 PST
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-and-Visuino-Control-Servo-Remotely-Over-Wi/
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SMALL.jpg BoianM ESP8266 modules are great low cost stand alone controllers with built in Wi-Fi. In this Instructable I will show you how you can control a Servo remotely over Wi-Fi with a Rotary Encoder. The Instructable is a similar but more advanced version of the "Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servo wit...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:21:11 PST
Bluetooth Controlled Insect (HC-05 & servos) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Insect-HC-05-Servos/
Bluetooth Controlled Insect (HC-05 & servos) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/9BXM/IJUCOS69/F7I9BXMIJUCOS69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/9BXM/IJUCOS69/F7I9BXMIJUCOS69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/9BXM/IJUCOS69/F7I9BXMIJUCOS69.SMALL.jpg hi this is adi Hello first thanks for reading my Instructables. There are many Instructables for bluetooth control car . But this is a Bluetooth Control Insect .This uses two servo motor which acts as muscles of insect and the bones are made of Aluminium hanger. Bluetooth Module HC-05 gets connected with any smart...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 22:37:41 PST
How to Make a Gun Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Gun-Controlled-Lamp/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 08:26:24 PST
WeeBee - The Comfort Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/WeeBee-the-Comfort-Bot/
WeeBee - The Comfort Bot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/0FP5/IJIX0J1Q/FQL0FP5IJIX0J1Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/0FP5/IJIX0J1Q/FQL0FP5IJIX0J1Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/0FP5/IJIX0J1Q/FQL0FP5IJIX0J1Q.SMALL.jpg KoningKaas This is WeeBee the Comfort Bot.WeeBee is lonely and longs for a connection. The problem is though, that WeeBee doesn't like it when people get too close, he becomes very sad and starts to shake non-violently when this happens. But all he wants is to make new friends and to show the world that he doe...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:50:47 PST
Gyro Stabilizer w/ Arduino and Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Gyro-Stabilizer-W-Arduino-and-Servo/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:56:35 PST
Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servo with Rotary Encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-and-Visuino-Control-Servo-With-Rotary/
Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servo with Rotary Encoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TGJ3/IINHBACE/F20TGJ3IINHBACE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TGJ3/IINHBACE/F20TGJ3IINHBACE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TGJ3/IINHBACE/F20TGJ3IINHBACE.SMALL.jpg BoianM There are a lot of Instructables on how to control Servo with potentiometer, however sometimes it is useful to control it with a Rotary Encoder. In this Instructable, I will show you how easy it is to implement this with the help of Visuino - an easy to use graphical development environment for Ardu...
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 15:13:00 PST
The Stretching Doorbell_Xumeng Mou http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stretching-DoorbellXumeng-Mou/
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 06:51:56 PST
Servo Motor with LinkitONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Motor-With-LinkitONE/
Servo Motor with LinkitONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/6UY8/IIEYXKGM/F426UY8IIEYXKGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/6UY8/IIEYXKGM/F426UY8IIEYXKGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/6UY8/IIEYXKGM/F426UY8IIEYXKGM.SMALL.jpg ayushagg Hello friends do you know about basic electronics. Have you ever heard about link it one...With it we can create those short of electronic things which we can only think about...Working with link it one makes it really easy to fulfil our dreams and bring it into action in front of the entire world.....
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 07:58:56 PST
Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servos with Joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-and-Visuino-Control-Servos-With-Joyst/
Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servos with Joystick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VXZD/IIDH8LJX/F6YVXZDIIDH8LJX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VXZD/IIDH8LJX/F6YVXZDIIDH8LJX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/VXZD/IIDH8LJX/F6YVXZDIIDH8LJX.SMALL.jpg BoianM Controlling Servos connected to Arduino with Joystick is very common task. With the help of Visuino, an easy to use graphical development environment for Arduino, achieving this has never been easier! Please note that the annotation on some of the pictures in this Instructable will work correctly on...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 19:48:10 PST
Arduino Face Tracking Mechanism for Biometric Verification (TfCD Prototype Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Face-Tracking-Mechanism-for-Biometric-Veri/
Arduino Face Tracking Mechanism for Biometric Verification (TfCD Prototype Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/O9TM/IIAK5F25/F94O9TMIIAK5F25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/O9TM/IIAK5F25/F94O9TMIIAK5F25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/O9TM/IIAK5F25/F94O9TMIIAK5F25.SMALL.jpg PieterStol When you want to implement a biometric facial recognition system for for example a biometric door lock, it may be necessary to use a linear face tracking mechanism. When a picture is taken for verification, any distortion caused by the angle the camera has in relation to the face can cause an inaccu...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 10:29:16 PST
Building a Model for Satellite-Based Laser Communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Model-for-Satellite-Based-Laser-Communi/
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 14:56:26 PST
Arduino Jump Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Jump-Challenge/
Arduino Jump Challenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/C99I/II7PFVWW/F1QC99III7PFVWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/C99I/II7PFVWW/F1QC99III7PFVWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/C99I/II7PFVWW/F1QC99III7PFVWW.SMALL.jpg vesta246 We wanted to build a device that would track a certain amount of jumps. A dial could display the amount of jumps that was made and once you have reached the goal the dial resets againThis tutorial could also be done with a piezo element. Arduino Jump Challenge To build this circuit you will need...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 08:33:24 PST
Light Controlled Servo Using LinkitONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Controlled-Servo-Using-LinkitONE/
Light Controlled Servo Using LinkitONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/9RYG/IIAOJVS9/FSY9RYGIIAOJVS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/9RYG/IIAOJVS9/FSY9RYGIIAOJVS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/9RYG/IIAOJVS9/FSY9RYGIIAOJVS9.SMALL.jpg kritisethi Hello,Here i'll show you how you can control your servo motor using light!More light, more the speed of servo motor Parts You will need-1 x LDR1 x LinkitONE1 x Mini Servo Attach servo motor Now we will build the servo motor. After that we will attach it.We will using PIN 9 to attach the servo....
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 07:10:26 PST