Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - uno http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 02:25:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Restore the Arduino UNO R3 ATmega16U2 Firmware Using the Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-the-Arduino-UNO-R3-ATmega16U2-Firmw/
How to Restore the Arduino UNO R3 ATmega16U2 Firmware Using the Arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/9B80/IBNHKVJO/FMK9B80IBNHKVJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/9B80/IBNHKVJO/FMK9B80IBNHKVJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMK/9B80/IBNHKVJO/FMK9B80IBNHKVJO.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert If you have a need to re-flash the ATmega16U2 chip with the stock firmware to restore the Arduino UNO back to normal, this is often done on the command line using avrdude or dfu-programmer, or with the Windows program Flip. The easier way for me is to just use the Arduino IDE. Background The avr...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 21:26:44 PDT
How to Interrupt Your Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Interrupt-Your-Arduino/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:06:25 PDT
Arduino Button with no resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Button-with-no-resistor/
Arduino Button with no resistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SMALL.jpg cornelam It is simple to connect a button to the Arduino. You need the button, some wires, and a resistor. But what if we no longer need the resistor and want to still be able to use the button with no false readings? The resistor is mandatory for proper operation of a button, and everybody will insist on us...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 17:08:45 PDT
Automate your home by your finger's movements http://www.instructables.com/id/Automate-your-home-by-your-fingers-movements/
Automate your home by your finger's movements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DZZO/IBHSHR7V/F8UDZZOIBHSHR7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DZZO/IBHSHR7V/F8UDZZOIBHSHR7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/DZZO/IBHSHR7V/F8UDZZOIBHSHR7V.SMALL.jpg selftouh Hello,In this project we will control our home just with different finger's movement, you have just to move your finger and do what ever you want this instructable is very useful for lazy people ;) . Wath you need ... First this project is divided by two part an Controller side and an Applicatio...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:31:52 PDT
Buying Guide for Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Buying-Guide-for-Arduino-Uno/
Buying Guide for Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/T8SU/IBEWUFIJ/FIWT8SUIBEWUFIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/T8SU/IBEWUFIJ/FIWT8SUIBEWUFIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/T8SU/IBEWUFIJ/FIWT8SUIBEWUFIJ.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert Choosing an Arduino to buy can be confusing, especially if you are considering buying an Uno. Online sellers can omit important information, sell outdated or inappropriately priced boards, and some can be downright deceptive. I hope to give information in this article about navigating the process...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 11:47:20 PDT
Beeduino : Homemade Arduino Uno for $6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeduino-Homemade-Arduino-on-a-Budget/
Beeduino : Homemade Arduino Uno for $6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Hey what the cost of this blue board thingy, "Arduino" i think its called?? Well the cost is about $30 per board. Woah $30 for just this simple circuit. Whats so special in it? Well nothing actually. Its just a simple open source development platform with awesome I/O and programming potentials. Open...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:26:14 PDT
How to make a Cheap home Automation System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cheap-home-Automation-System/
How to make a Cheap home Automation System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/IYGX/IB4A0PNW/FVQIYGXIB4A0PNW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/IYGX/IB4A0PNW/FVQIYGXIB4A0PNW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/IYGX/IB4A0PNW/FVQIYGXIB4A0PNW.SMALL.jpg pious123 Well Automated Home are a dream to every DIY er, But they Cost much So here is a solution to make a low budget Automated system======================================================Cost of building the project: Relay module (0.32$) transistor bc548 (0.016$) perfboard (0.16$) screw terminal (0....
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:14:53 PDT
Controlling a relay board with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-relay-board-with-an-Arduino-Uno/
Controlling a relay board with an Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QELE/IB22B49M/FK5QELEIB22B49M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QELE/IB22B49M/FK5QELEIB22B49M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QELE/IB22B49M/FK5QELEIB22B49M.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman In this instructable we will control a Velleman K6714 relay board with an Arduino. The beauty of using relays is that we can use a modest little Arduino to switch household appliances or what you may have. The Velleman K6714 has been around for more than a decade and lets us switch up to 16 relays. ...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:22:11 PDT
Arduino MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MIDI-Controller/
Arduino MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/RNB2/IATHADW5/FGIRNB2IATHADW5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/RNB2/IATHADW5/FGIRNB2IATHADW5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/RNB2/IATHADW5/FGIRNB2IATHADW5.SMALL.jpg dylanstout A MIDI controller is any piece of equipment that generates and transmits MIDI data to MIDI-enabled devices. In short, if you have buttons on your MIDI controller, you can program those buttons to any sound you want through musical software (ex.: Ableton, Garage Band, etc.). You can also program pote...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 11:31:55 PDT
Real time clock using DS3231 (EASY) http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-time-clock-using-DS3231-EASY/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 03:39:01 PDT
Accelerometer Controlled LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Accelerometer-Controlled-LEDs/
Accelerometer Controlled LED's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/SUG5/IAPAXJ2Q/FDTSUG5IAPAXJ2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/SUG5/IAPAXJ2Q/FDTSUG5IAPAXJ2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/SUG5/IAPAXJ2Q/FDTSUG5IAPAXJ2Q.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Control the brightness of the LED's by your motion. The Accelerometer module tracks the X, Y & Z axis movements and controls the LED's. Materials An Arduino UnoAccelerometer ModuleLED'sConnecting wiresA Bread BoardUSB Data Cable Connecting the Accelerometer Accelerometer has mainly 5 terminals...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:28:41 PDT
Simple Distance Measuring Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-Measuring-Device/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 08:00:16 PDT
Control a Motor using Ultrasonic Distance Sensors (HC-SR04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Ultrasonic-Range-Sensors-as-Motor-Control/
Control a Motor using Ultrasonic Distance Sensors (HC-SR04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/CRAO/IAMCLNLT/FJICRAOIAMCLNLT.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits Hello everyone! In this project we will be controlling the direction of a motor using two ultrasonic ranging sensors. If the right sensor is triggered, the motor will spin counter-clockwise.If the left sensor is triggered, the motor will spin clockwise.If both of the sensors or none of the sensors a...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:26:25 PDT
LED-Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Follower/
LED-Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make a fun, glowing LED-Follower which looks amazing. Super easy project for all ages. Materials An Arduino UnoBread BoardJump WiresLED'sUSB Data cable Connections Connect all the negative terminal of the LED's to ground on the Arduino. Connect the individual positive terminals to each digital...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 00:58:58 PDT
RedBitOne - tiny but powerful http://www.instructables.com/id/RedBitOne-tiny-but-powerful/
RedBitOne - tiny but powerful - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/YU92/IAG0NUBR/F7PYU92IAG0NUBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/YU92/IAG0NUBR/F7PYU92IAG0NUBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/YU92/IAG0NUBR/F7PYU92IAG0NUBR.SMALL.jpg Red Smoke A tiny atmega328p-au breakout with all the power of the Arduino(TM) UNO, see it driving your next micro project!Visit the Blog and take part in a poll about a 10$AVRisp!OPEN SOURCE --- all files are at THE GITHUBfeel free to use the schematic! its pretty basic but it's designed to be made into a tin...
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 14:36:31 PDT
Homemade 3 axis robot arm built with Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3-axis-robot-arm-built-with-Arduino-Uno/
Homemade 3 axis robot arm built with Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/BDOG/IAGMIMFF/FC5BDOGIAGMIMFF.SMALL.jpg ChakibG Hi guys,This is a 3 axis robot arm built with arduino uno card, i found nothing that i can use as an arm so i used plastic rulers assembled with glue. I haven't enough pins in the arduino card so i put a DC motor in the grabber. What you will need 4 rulers. 2 stepper motors. A DC motor. Arduino...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 13:46:33 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
APIS - Automated Plant Irrigation System http://www.instructables.com/id/APIS-Automated-Plant-Irrigation-System/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:15:57 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
Portable Arduino arcade game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I will be showing you how to make a easy portable arcade machine using the Arduino UNO and a Nokia 5110 LCDThis is the version 2 of the "Arduino 2 player game" Parts & Tools Below is a list of parts and tools I used to make this project.Parts: Nokia 5110 LCD Arduino UNO 9v batter...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
DIY: Relay switch motor controller - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Relay-switch-motor-controller-Arduino/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 00:50:29 PDT
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached http://www.instructables.com/id/Wave-your-hand-to-control-OWI-Robotic-Arm-no-strin/
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko THE IDEA:There are at least 4 other projects on Instructables.com (as of May 13, 2015) around modifying or controlling OWI Robotic Arm. Not surprisingly, since it is such a great and inexpensive robotic kit to play with. This project is similar in spirit (i.e, control the Robotic Arm with Arduino), ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 11:45:20 PDT
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3-Pot-Potentiometer-Arduino-Uno-Effects-Midi-/
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SMALL.jpg Andrew.Wilson.7 Hello everyone,I'm relatively new to Arduino and so have been battling my way to make my own midi controllers. There is a huge amount of information dotted around but I couldn't find a simple tutorial for such a simple device; so here it goes.My original intention was to create a mixer similar to th...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 00:15:14 PDT
Using the Sim900/sim900A mini module with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Sim900sim900A-mini-module-with-Arduino-U/
Using the Sim900/sim900A mini module with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/Y03Y/I9O1K672/FCGY03YI9O1K672.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/Y03Y/I9O1K672/FCGY03YI9O1K672.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/Y03Y/I9O1K672/FCGY03YI9O1K672.SMALL.jpg Happymacer There are lots of websites that talk about using a GSM shield with an Arduino, in addition to the Arduino IDE itself. There are also several GSM libraries out there, or you can use AT commands to roll your own. I couldn't find any that talk about using the mini development module so I thought it ma...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:08:07 PDT
Arduino LCD (Nokia 5110) and Motion sensor (HC-SR501) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Nokia-5110-and-Motion-sensor-HC-SR501/
Arduino LCD (Nokia 5110) and Motion sensor (HC-SR501) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DF1E/I9O1H9K7/FJ0DF1EI9O1H9K7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DF1E/I9O1H9K7/FJ0DF1EI9O1H9K7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DF1E/I9O1H9K7/FJ0DF1EI9O1H9K7.SMALL.jpg samuel123abc Hello,Welcome to this tutorial. So If you are like me, and got a HC-SR501 and a nokia 5110 LCD on the mail the same day, you are probably gonna want to make something cool and/or test your new units. This tutorial will show you how to connect your HC-SR501 pir sensor and your Nokia 5110 in combinati...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 11:17:15 PDT
Double LED Blink - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-LED-Blink-Arduino/
Double LED Blink - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits Hello everyone, in this project, i will be showing you how to make two LEDs light up in 1 second intervals. Components used in this Project:SainSmart UNO R3: http://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00E5WJSHK?psc=1&...2 LEDs for each http://www.amazon.ca/SODIAL-Green-Yellow-White-Li...9v battery: ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 20:17:06 PDT
Automatic London Bascule bridge (Arduino based Student Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-London-Bascule-bridge-Arduino-based-Stud-1/
Automatic London Bascule bridge (Arduino based Student Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/DHT1/I9JR6U87/F0UDHT1I9JR6U87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/DHT1/I9JR6U87/F0UDHT1I9JR6U87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/DHT1/I9JR6U87/F0UDHT1I9JR6U87.SMALL.jpg me_zain Hi Everyone! This Instructable shows you how to make an Automatic London Bascule Bridge Model easily using Arduino UNO, IR sensors and Stepper motor. The structure of the model is made out of the acrylic sheet. We have used stepper motor and ropes for moving the bridge up and down, on passage of...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 14:59:14 PDT
Tetris car game like with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-car-game-like-with-Arduino/
Tetris car game like with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/5NLG/I9FGTEC5/FL35NLGI9FGTEC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/5NLG/I9FGTEC5/FL35NLGI9FGTEC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/5NLG/I9FGTEC5/FL35NLGI9FGTEC5.SMALL.jpg TuhutV This is a simple car race game made with Arduino Uno. The circuit You need: LCD Display, 2 rows, 16 columns2 potentiometersThumb JoystickArduino UNOThe schematic is in arduino_race_car.txt file. If you don't like it try https://learn.adafruit.com/character-lcds/wiring-a...for the LCD wiringhttp:...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 14:57:20 PDT
Arduino Nano CH340 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-CH340/
Arduino Nano CH340 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/HJP9/I9E1DNEE/F9RHJP9I9E1DNEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/HJP9/I9E1DNEE/F9RHJP9I9E1DNEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/HJP9/I9E1DNEE/F9RHJP9I9E1DNEE.SMALL.jpg samuel123abc If you are like me and ordered a cheap arduino nano clone from a chinese website like aliexpress or banggood, chances are that they come with the cheaper CH340 USB to Serial chip. This is a cheap chip that manufacturers exploit to make the clone a lot cheaper. This can also be a downside. For me, be...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:33:20 PDT
Arduino Clock (With LCD and Stepper Motor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Clock-With-LCD-and-Stepper-Motor/
Arduino Clock (With LCD and Stepper Motor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/K8YF/I941BOLQ/FCPK8YFI941BOLQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/K8YF/I941BOLQ/FCPK8YFI941BOLQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/K8YF/I941BOLQ/FCPK8YFI941BOLQ.SMALL.jpg Dawid U This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)This instructable will provide information on: 1. Clock housing / Other parts2. Description of the circuit3. Commented code (For Arduino) The Housing / ...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:04:37 PDT
LED Force Pressure Dog Water Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Force-Pressure-Dog-Water-Bowl/
LED Force Pressure Dog Water Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/5VFB/I916ITB8/F795VFBI916ITB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/5VFB/I916ITB8/F795VFBI916ITB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/5VFB/I916ITB8/F795VFBI916ITB8.SMALL.jpg kmc60 This is my first instructable/electronic project I have ever done. This was a great learning experience for me. I decided to create a dog bowl that lets the owner know when the bowl is empty without having to go up to it and kick it to see if it is full or not. I wanted the bowl to be red when empty...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 22:47:44 PDT
Arduino - Blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Blinking-LED/
Arduino - Blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SMALL.jpg Maccattack213 The ‘Hello World!’ of Arduino, it’s the Blinking LED!If you asked neigh any Arduino user what the first program they wrote was [For Arduino], chances are they would tell you it was this. All you need to get started is: - Arduino [I used a UNO, but any will do]- An LED A resistor [There are many cal...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:15:42 PDT
Walking Around the Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Walking-Around-the-Arduino-Uno/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:27:59 PDT
8x8x8 RGB led cube By Pierrot http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-RGB-led-cube-By-Pierrot/
8x8x8 RGB led cube By Pierrot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1OX7/I8J9VR49/F2M1OX7I8J9VR49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1OX7/I8J9VR49/F2M1OX7I8J9VR49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/1OX7/I8J9VR49/F2M1OX7I8J9VR49.SMALL.jpg PierrotT Hi !First, sorry for my english (I'm French) =)This instructable will show how to make an 8x8x8 RGB Led Cube (512 LEDS) !**** NEW PROGRAM 17/05/2015 ***** (More infos are coming ;) )/!\ It take a LOT of time ! You will need a lot of patience ! I suggest you to begin by a 4x4x4 LED Cube before or 5x5...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:00:17 PDT
ESP8266+Arduino+thingspeak.com environment monitors http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266Arduinothingspeakcom-environment-monitors/
ESP8266+Arduino+thingspeak.com environment monitors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RVZV/I84BCGHH/FB9RVZVI84BCGHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RVZV/I84BCGHH/FB9RVZVI84BCGHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RVZV/I84BCGHH/FB9RVZVI84BCGHH.SMALL.jpg AdiM3 I wanted to monitor my room temperature and able to post it to thingspeak.comThere are lots of good example and helps on instructables on how to set them up.Many thanks to these folks for sharing their knowledge. Materials Arduino Uno compatibleLCD 16x2 (i2C)ESP8266DHT22Bidirectional Logic Level ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:12:14 PDT
Motion Coded Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Coded-Light/
Motion Coded Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/6SMG/I834V4AI/F376SMGI834V4AI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/6SMG/I834V4AI/F376SMGI834V4AI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/6SMG/I834V4AI/F376SMGI834V4AI.SMALL.jpg ForceTronics Looking for an easy and fun way to control the lighting in your home or someone elses for that matter. There is always the clapper, but that is too noisy and so last year. How about instead try a motion coded light! With just a simple, but proprietary, wave of the hand or leg or other body part you ...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 15:59:48 PDT
Solar hot water controller with arduino mega and ds18b20 temp sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-solar-controller-with-ds18b20-temp-sensor/
Solar hot water controller with arduino mega and ds18b20 temp sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/YL8Z/I7W1QY3S/FR1YL8ZI7W1QY3S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/YL8Z/I7W1QY3S/FR1YL8ZI7W1QY3S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/YL8Z/I7W1QY3S/FR1YL8ZI7W1QY3S.SMALL.jpg full.games2013 This is project for control solar system. Things u need Parts:1xArdunio1xLCD 16x23x4.7 kOhm resistor2xN-P-N transistor2x5v relay3xDS18b20 temperature sensor1xBreadboard2x220 Ohm resistor Connecting DS18b20 sensors Note: 4.7kOhm resistors don't change to any nominal. Connect LCD In program I...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:45:04 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
Arduino 2 player game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I`m going to show you how to make a two player pong game with a Nokia 5110 LCD that is controlled by an Arduino UNO. The game can easily be switched on single player to. Parts Here is a list of parts that i used to make this project Beadboard Arduino UNO Jumper wires (male to mal...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
DIY Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 05:54:45 PDT
Fish feeding themselves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeding-themselves/
Fish feeding themselves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SMALL.jpg RoboPandaPDX The object of this invention is to train fish to feed themselves. I tend to be forgetful, and days tend to bleed into each other. So I forget to feed the fish or think I have already done it. I needed a machine that could feed them on a regular schedule. So as I thought about timers and buttons and ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:44:59 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/
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Anode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SMALL.jpg ashishalh While getting a 3-colour blink from a common cathode RGB LED is simple I found it a bit tedious to get the same result from a common anode one due to my very basic knowledge of the ARDUINO UNO programming. So I figured out a simple circuit using diodes which needs a simple code to run (actually its ...
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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
Arduino analogue 'ring' meter on colour TFT display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-analogue-ring-meter-on-colour-TFT-display/
Arduino analogue 'ring' meter on colour TFT display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/9YF6/I7CCDN73/FHZ9YF6I7CCDN73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/9YF6/I7CCDN73/FHZ9YF6I7CCDN73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/9YF6/I7CCDN73/FHZ9YF6I7CCDN73.SMALL.jpg Bodmer Yet another Arduino project for the display of sensor readings etc.The example sketch included in the instructable includes the meter drawing function to use in your own projects, the function is not in a library so could be adapted for use with other graphics libraries. The meter drawing function h...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:53:10 PDT
Spiro rainbow pattern generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiro-rainbow-pattern-generator/
Spiro rainbow pattern generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/HG03/I6EXHOS0/F7DHG03I6EXHOS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/HG03/I6EXHOS0/F7DHG03I6EXHOS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/HG03/I6EXHOS0/F7DHG03I6EXHOS0.SMALL.jpg Bodmer Another project using an Arduino UNO and a 2.2" TFT graphics display. This sketch just generates pretty patterns using epicycles.Have a look at my other instructables for some of the development background. Connecting up the UNO to the TFT screen The UNO is connected to the ILI9241 2.2" TFT displ...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:09:53 PST
Arduino Temperature Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-Gauge/
Arduino Temperature Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/AFFG/I6C2MRPW/FCTAFFGI6C2MRPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/AFFG/I6C2MRPW/FCTAFFGI6C2MRPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/AFFG/I6C2MRPW/FCTAFFGI6C2MRPW.SMALL.jpg Josh L-J This project is suitable for maintaining a gauge on the ambient temperature in a room. This is version one of this project,. Later versions intend to have an LCD display and temperature calibration at setup. Step 1: You will need. 1 x Arduino Uno microprocessorSeveral jumper wires or varying leng...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:42:54 PST
12 Key Common Terminal Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Key-Common-Terminal-Keypad/
12 Key Common Terminal Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UWWR/I64XHG5C/FNYUWWRI64XHG5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UWWR/I64XHG5C/FNYUWWRI64XHG5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/UWWR/I64XHG5C/FNYUWWRI64XHG5C.SMALL.jpg DavidE14 This is a quick and dirty way of addressing the pins on a 12 key common terminal keypad with an Arduino type micro-controller dev board. The keypad is branded Seeedstudios and I got it from the RadioShack Electronics Component Pack 2. The "Arduino" today will be an UNO Rev3 clone. Program the Co...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 16:51:33 PST
Arduino serial UART scrolling display terminal using a 2.2" TFT http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-serial-UART-scrolling-display-terminal-usi/
Arduino serial UART scrolling display terminal using a 2.2" TFT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/U94A/I66CWBZE/FHEU94AI66CWBZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/U94A/I66CWBZE/FHEU94AI66CWBZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/U94A/I66CWBZE/FHEU94AI66CWBZE.SMALL.jpg Bodmer I have been making projects based around a 2.2" TFT display which uses the ILI9341 driver chip, this display can be connected to and controlled by an Arduino UNO. As a bit of background reading you may find my instructable here useful.During debugging of one of my battery powered Arduino projects I...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:58:33 PST
自造你的Arduino UNO板 http://www.instructables.com/id/自造你的Arduino-UNO板/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 01:04:52 PST
Soldering station made by myself on the basis of Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-station-made-by-myself-on-the-basis-of-A/
Soldering station made by myself on the basis of Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/2LFT/I6003FHJ/FGQ2LFTI6003FHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/2LFT/I6003FHJ/FGQ2LFTI6003FHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/2LFT/I6003FHJ/FGQ2LFTI6003FHJ.SMALL.jpg AlexL7 hello! Once I spoke about the soldering station on the Arduino and immediately overwhelmed me questions (how? / Where? / When?). Given the mass of requests, I decided to write a review of simple soldering station (soldering iron only) based on Arduino. Why Arduino? After all, there are a lot of cont...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:27:43 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