Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - servo http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:54:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Using Servos with Arduino made easy ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Servos-with-Arduino-made-easy-/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:52:46 PDT
NFC Ring Lock Box http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Ring-Lock-Box/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 14:27:43 PDT
Servo Control with a Flex/Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Control-with-a-FlexBend-Sensor/
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By: The TuqsCat

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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:42:13 PDT
Hand tilt controlled car using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-tilt-controlled-car-using-arduino/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 08:52:19 PDT
SPAZNIC THE CREEP EYE SATELLITE!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/SPAZNIC-THE-CREEP-EYE-SATELLITE/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 20:30:17 PDT
Bluetooth Robot with computer Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Robot-with-computer-Interface/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:11:22 PDT
Infrared Tracking Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Tracking-Camera-Mount/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:49:06 PDT
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Activated-Home-Run-Indicator/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
Keypad lock with servo using ATtiny84 http://www.instructables.com/id/Keypad-lock-with-servo-using-ATtiny84/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:40:52 PDT
3D Printed Wireless Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wireless-LazerTag-Tank/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:59:28 PDT
Arduino Controlled Lighthouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Lighthouse/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:13:10 PDT
Arduino playing game don't step on the white block" http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-playing-game-Dontt-step-on-the-white-block/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:35:35 PDT
Drawing Machine with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-Machine-with-Arduino/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 11:28:53 PDT
Arduino controlled Rotary Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Rotary-Stewart-Platform/
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By: ThomasKNR

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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 05:25:48 PDT
Motion Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Following-Robot/
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By: MagicByCalvin

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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:47:31 PDT
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-Cat-Eyes-via-Kinect/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:04:38 PDT
Brushless Gimbal with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushless-Gimbal-with-Arduino/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 20:52:25 PDT
Android accelero control arduino servo via bluetooth (app inventor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-accelero-control-arduino-servo-via-bluetoo/
Android accelero control arduino servo via bluetooth (app inventor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/WUBB/HUURJ4U0/FKBWUBBHUURJ4U0.SMALL.jpg planetleak This short video tutorial show the easy way to control your servo with the android phone accelerometer.App created with App Inventor 2. Sorry for the last part of the video, my webcam slowed little.
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Mon, 5 May 2014 23:52:19 PDT
Robo-Mobile - A Homemade Bluetooth Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Robo-Mobile-A-Homemade-Bluetooth-Robot/
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Mon, 5 May 2014 15:47:42 PDT
Arduino Finger (Remote Yourself) http://www.instructables.com/id/Adruino-Finger-Remote-Yourself/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/UH5T/HUMRV2GG/FF4UH5THUMRV2GG.SMALL.jpg mydnc Arduino Finger Parts: - 1x Servo (for 1 finger, I used 9g Micro servo) - 1x 50k Potentiometer ( for finger knuckle) - 1x Arduino Mega or Uno (i used Mega) - 1x Sensor shield (optional) - 3x Wire (Red, Yellow, Black) - 1x Gripper (for not having a claw did it myself from junk) - 1x Exofinger...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:20:15 PDT
Arduino Thermostat (Mechanical) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermostat-Mechanical/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:08:46 PDT
Javascript robotics and browser-based Arduino control http://www.instructables.com/id/Javascript-robotics-and-browser-based-Arduino-cont/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:44:57 PDT
Sweeping Ultrasonic Rangefinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeping-Ultrasonic-Rangefinder/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:53:12 PDT
Internet Controlled Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Car/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:11:49 PDT
Arduino & Servo Motor to your Music box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Servo-Motor-to-your-Music-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SMALL.jpg ALP Electronic Innovation Download our free Arduino project code here. Things needed: 1. Arduino 2. Servo Motor 3. Toggle switch 4. Resistor (10K) Instructions: 1. Install your Servo motor (9g) or above at the side of your box. 2. Connect all the wirings. 3. Upload the Arduino code. You may also want ...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:53:42 PST
Arduino wireless laser turret http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-wireless-laser-turret/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:04:01 PST
Forget Me Not- Remote Flower Watering http://www.instructables.com/id/Forget-Me-Not-Remote-Flower-Watering/
Forget Me Not- Remote Flower Watering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1UBP/HS1RRDQN/FJA1UBPHS1RRDQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1UBP/HS1RRDQN/FJA1UBPHS1RRDQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1UBP/HS1RRDQN/FJA1UBPHS1RRDQN.SMALL.jpg Snax_and_Macs Hi everyone, Lucy Matchett, Nicole Yi Messier, and Joselyn McDonald (Snax_and_Macs) made a remote flower-watering device so you can water your loved ones' plants when you water your own. We used Arduinos, a photoresistor, a servo, Arduino and Processing sketches, Spacebrew, and a little elbow gr...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:00:25 PST
OpenSquare - Write big with a RC car http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSquare-Write-big-with-a-RC-car/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 08:00:54 PST
Arduino Cyclone Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Cyclone-Game/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 20:21:54 PST
123D- Beginners first PCB for arduino SERVO/SENOR BOARD http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-DIY-Arduino-Sensor-board-PCB/
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 06:08:21 PST
Arduino bot Android remote control II http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control-II/
Arduino bot Android remote control II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SMALL.jpg braserito66 When I bought my Complubot one year ago, I didn't thought how fun I could be, I've practice with follow line vehicle, brush car, but when I read I read the article on instructables related to bluethooth rc, I began to think it would be fun to mix, android and arduino programs. First I thought to ord...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 13:28:01 PST
Robots With A Beat http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Dance/
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By: rohanmenon

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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 16:09:05 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-V2/
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By: Zoran1389

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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:09:55 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-1/
Obstacle Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SMALL.jpg Zoran1389 I have seen many obstacle avoiding robot builds online including here at instructables, so I decided to do an instructable myself and provide as much visual and written detail as possible. Many of the obstacle avoiding robot projects that I have seen utilize a third servo upon which the PING))) sens...
By: Zoran1389

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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:09:12 PST
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Remote-Control-Bobble-head-Bobbler/
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SMALL.jpg mazzmn Bobble-heads!!! Every sports fan loves em, but they're kind of boring, just sitting frozen on your shelf :-( I thought it might be fun to create an Automatic Bobble-head Bobbler something that can wake that old bobble-head up and get him nodding away. I finally found time to get one working just in ...
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 10:59:41 PST
Super Secret Lock Box w/ Capacitive Touch http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Secret-Lock-Box-Capacitive-Touch/
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By: rclymer

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:07:29 PST
Adil Controller, Arduino based wireless controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Adil-Controller-Arduino-based-wireless-controller/
Adil Controller, Arduino based wireless controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SA6K/HP8PM28Q/F75SA6KHP8PM28Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SA6K/HP8PM28Q/F75SA6KHP8PM28Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SA6K/HP8PM28Q/F75SA6KHP8PM28Q.SMALL.jpg snakebite_82 A new project of multipurpose remote controller. It will be used to control different robot models including a customised quadcopter. It is based on the ArduinoMega2560 microcontroller. Side-to-side with a 1200m range RF module for far distance connectivity with another RF module. This is an open so...
By: snakebite_82

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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 09:38:12 PST
Arduino Button Activated Treat Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Button-Activated-Treat-Dispenser/
Arduino Button Activated Treat Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/43LL/HP0CN7UB/F1J43LLHP0CN7UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/43LL/HP0CN7UB/F1J43LLHP0CN7UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/43LL/HP0CN7UB/F1J43LLHP0CN7UB.SMALL.jpg wrightspelledwrong For my Digital Multimedia class final, I created a treat dispenser that is activated by pulling a chain, which starts a servo motor that spins a wheel to dispense treats to my to African Grey parrots. Gather Materials Materials you will need:Order Online:Creative Foraging SystemsGeneration II Wh...
By: wrightspelledwrong

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:27:51 PST
Arduino Controlled Party Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-Lights/
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 10:29:47 PST
Secret Compartment Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Compartment-Chess-Set/
Secret Compartment Chess Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/OV3L/HKM9460W/FCCOV3LHKM9460W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/OV3L/HKM9460W/FCCOV3LHKM9460W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/OV3L/HKM9460W/FCCOV3LHKM9460W.SMALL.jpg nikoala3 I play chess pretty poorly and have always wanted to get better, but I don't even own a chess set. I decided I wanted to make my own set, but with a twist. I have made a chess board with a secret drawer that is locked unless the pieces are arranged on the board in a specific pattern.  The way it ...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 12:58:49 PDT
Mini station on "solar" battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-station-on-solar-battery/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 12:08:11 PDT
Arduino Fingerprint Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fingerprint-Lock/
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By: jack1986

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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 01:12:46 PDT
Arduino Controllable Lightswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controllable-Lightswitch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U0NH/HMEXSRPY/FSLU0NHHMEXSRPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U0NH/HMEXSRPY/FSLU0NHHMEXSRPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/U0NH/HMEXSRPY/FSLU0NHHMEXSRPY.SMALL.jpg pborges475 Please see version 2 on my personal blog!  http://echotwek.com/wp/2014/03/20/arduino-controlled-light-switch-v2/ When starting my quest for an automated household I learned a few things. Off the shelve solutions are expensive, DIY solutions are typically ugly. and since i cant change the first th...
By: pborges475

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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 12:53:26 PDT
Deer Chaser http://www.instructables.com/id/Deer-Chaser/
Deer Chaser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/LCKM/HKZAW8AY/FI6LCKMHKZAW8AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/LCKM/HKZAW8AY/FI6LCKMHKZAW8AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/LCKM/HKZAW8AY/FI6LCKMHKZAW8AY.SMALL.jpg ljmays Protect your garden with the Deer Chaser Mk I. Guaranteed to protect your precious crops from voracious deer. All weather operation. 100% effective. What you will need: Arduino Mega 2560 Motor shield LEDs Parallax Ultrasonic sensor Servo Various wires Ribbon cable Cheap Tupperware USB wall charger ...
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Mon, 2 Sep 2013 10:10:10 PDT
Arduino-Pneumatic Flight Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pneumatic-Flight-Simulator/
Arduino-Pneumatic Flight Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SMALL.jpg dnicky2288 Hello, my name is Dominick Lee. I am a senior in high school who is also a programmer and inventor. I created the  "LifeBeam Flight Simulator" (name of my project) because I wanted to challenge myself and utilize my software and hardware skills. I was able to successfully plan, build, and run my Fli...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:08:10 PDT
Binary/ Analog Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-Analog-Clock/
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Sun, 11 Aug 2013 16:51:56 PDT
Controlling Arduino RoverBot with TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-RoverBot-with-TV-Remote/
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 11:29:06 PDT
Arduino King Cobra Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-King-Cobra-Game/
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By: Tall-drinks

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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 18:05:27 PDT
Bluetooth Weather Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Weather-Lamp/
Bluetooth Weather Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SMALL.jpg Tall-drinks This was a 2 hour project I whipped up in order to learn how to use a new Bluetooth LE 4.0 module I picked up at redbearlab.com, called a BLE Mini. I've since thought of several much simpler ways (and more dependable) to accomplish the same thing, such as simply lighting 3 LEDs behind weather i...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 13:45:37 PDT
Interactive Shooting Gallery http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Shooting-Gallery/
Interactive Shooting Gallery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/FY7P/HIPIXKT9/FUBFY7PHIPIXKT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/FY7P/HIPIXKT9/FUBFY7PHIPIXKT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/FY7P/HIPIXKT9/FUBFY7PHIPIXKT9.SMALL.jpg MDheliMech For my first ever submission to Instructables I will be building an interactive shooting gallery. I will be using an Arduino, An IR sensor harvested from a broken DVD player, a 555 timer monostable circuit, and a servo for the basis of the project. I am just in the breadboard stage so I thought it w...
By: MDheliMech

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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 09:15:05 PDT