Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:40:50 PST BLOX v1.01 interface keypad with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/interface-keypad-with-arduino/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 23:47:00 PDT
Musical MIDI Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-MIDI-Shoes/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2009 20:37:05 PDT
Red Color Recognition based Arduino control(Using MATLAB and Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Color-Recognition-based-Arduino-controlUsing-M/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:20:17 PDT
Arduino Nano ATmega238P/CH340G v3.0 PCB layout http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-ATmega238PCH340G-v30-PCB-layout/
Arduino Nano ATmega238P/CH340G v3.0 PCB layout - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert These are my notes about the Nano ATmega238P/CH340G that is popular on eBay. The CG340G chip replaces the FTDI USB chip used on the officially-released and documented Arduino Nano. This design is different from the official Nano schematic, and I have not found a schematic for this CH340G version ...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:53:13 PDT
Modifications to Robot Arm for Opto Coupler Feedback, OWI 535, Edge etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Modifications-to-Robot-Arm-for-Opto-Coupler-Feedba/
Modifications to Robot Arm for Opto Coupler Feedback, OWI 535, Edge etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SMALL.jpg jomac_uk For those of you into robotics, and especially robotic arms, many of you have seen the cheap but impressive robotic arm that is currently on the market for less then $30 (£30 in the UK) These arms have 5 motors, and some models come equipped with a built in USB interface allowing the PC to control t...
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Sat, 15 Jan 2011 01:51:25 PST
OV7670 Arduino Camera Sensor Module Framecapture Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/OV7670-Arduino-Camera-Sensor-Module-Framecapture-T/
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:47:28 PDT
Bluetooth Door Lock (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Door-Lock-Arduino/
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:58:42 PST
Long Range Ultrasonic Distance Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Range-Ultrasonic-Distance-Sensor/
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 08:25:42 PST
Driving the pm55L-048-hp69 with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-the-pm55L-048-hp69-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:30:09 PST
Arduino + nRF24L01: Simple bidirectional wireless communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-NRF24L01-Simple-Bidirectional-Wireless-Com/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 12:52:24 PDT
Obstacle Avoiding Robot Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-Using-Arduino/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 03:22:29 PDT
How to use mBlock software to control Arduino UNO board - potentiometer with LED light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-mBlock-software-to-control-Arduino-UNO-/
How to use mBlock software to control Arduino UNO board - potentiometer with LED light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/WVN7/IE10SI7F/FZXWVN7IE10SI7F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/WVN7/IE10SI7F/FZXWVN7IE10SI7F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/WVN7/IE10SI7F/FZXWVN7IE10SI7F.SMALL.jpg princepeter I start to use mBlock software since I got my mBot robot kit. mBlock is a graphical programming software which is designed based on Scratch 2.0 and compaible with Arduino UNO, mega 2560, leonardo and etc, more hardware will be supported in the future. This instructable will show how to use mBlock to...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 01:34:00 PDT
Automation of Washing Machine using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automation-of-Washing-Machine-Using-Arduino/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 07:31:53 PST
Cheap and Easy MP3 Shield for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-MP3-Shield-for-Arduino/
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 09:38:19 PST
Kinect controls Arduino wired Servos using Visual Basic 2010 http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-controls-Arduino-wired-Servos-using-Visual-/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 14:05:34 PST
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-sketch-for-a-retro-analogue-meter-graphic-/
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SMALL.jpg Bodmer Another sketch from my collection that may be of interest...Displaying small digital numbers of temperature and humidity etc on a tiny screen is not always the best way to show information. The old style analogue meters are better in some situations and are great for a quick visual check of a senso...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:51:28 PST
Online Temperature Monitoring using Arduino + Ethernet Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Online-Temperature-Monitoring-using-Arduino-Ethern/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:38:04 PDT
Candle making machine (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Making-Machine-Arduino/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 08:47:42 PST
Turn An Old Cell Phone Into A Smartwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Old-Cell-Phone-Into-a-Smartwatch/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 15:14:01 PST
Standalone Atmega328 http://www.instructables.com/id/Standalone-Atmega328-for/
Standalone Atmega328 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CN4X/H82UNEDP/FEUCN4XH82UNEDP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CN4X/H82UNEDP/FEUCN4XH82UNEDP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/CN4X/H82UNEDP/FEUCN4XH82UNEDP.SMALL.jpg Hammock Boy We all have a deep fondness to our Arduino with its familiar shades of blue/green, but the time has come to explore other project options. One that involve fewer pieces, fewer parts, and fewer dollars. Building a standalone Atmega328 is far simpler than you might have imagined and can open up a wide...
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 19:57:22 PDT
Wol Clock ESP8266-12E + 60 LED WS2812B analogue digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wol-Clock-ESP8266-12E-60-LED-WS2812B-Analogue-Digi/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 10:34:37 PST
Processing using the proteus arduino model http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-using-the-proteus-arduino-model/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 08:44:21 PDT
How to make a Simple Home Automation System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Home-Automation-System/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:33:57 PST
Software PWM with arduino/attiny http://www.instructables.com/id/Software-PWM-with-arduinoattiny/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 08:15:59 PDT
3D Printed Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Quadcopter/
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 00:23:00 PDT
Arduino Smart Trash Can http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Smart-Trash-Can/
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 07:42:50 PST
DIY Li-Fi using Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Li-Fi-Using-Arduino-Uno/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 14:56:20 PDT
Traffic light 4 way. Using arduino uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-4-Way-Using-Arduino-Uno/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 11:54:16 PST
Arduino Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermostat/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 12:03:54 PST
Blynk Arduino DS18B20 Thermometer display on iOS or Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Blynk-Arduino-DS18B20-Thermometer-Display-on-IOS-o/
Blynk Arduino DS18B20 Thermometer display on iOS or Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4EV1/ILCHHT26/FS64EV1ILCHHT26.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4EV1/ILCHHT26/FS64EV1ILCHHT26.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/4EV1/ILCHHT26/FS64EV1ILCHHT26.SMALL.jpg maroelawerner Temperature being displayed on my Android device. Introduction In this Instructable I am going to attempt to show you how to put together a little project to use the Blynk app (optainable at http://www.blynk.cc/) to display the temperature remotely on a iOS or Android device.I came across an p...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 08:05:24 PST
CNC Robot Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Robot-Plotter/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 23:03:51 PDT
Diy Smart Blind Stick Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Blind-Stick/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 06:26:03 PDT
Automatic IoT staircase glowing lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-IoT-Staircase-Glowing-Lighting/
Automatic IoT staircase glowing lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/5RJI/IWWFTQ4P/FK45RJIIWWFTQ4P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/5RJI/IWWFTQ4P/FK45RJIIWWFTQ4P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/5RJI/IWWFTQ4P/FK45RJIIWWFTQ4P.SMALL.jpg berlingozzo Hi all,This is my first Instructable, hope you like it. If you do, please consider voting for it using the "Vote!" Button that you see on the top right of this frame (if you are on a computer), or on the bottom of the page before the comments (if you are on a mobile device). Then click on "Vote" for...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:46:04 PST
Arduino - Tutorial 0: Introducción http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorial-0-Introducción/
Arduino - Tutorial 0: Introducción - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/BADD/I800W2MA/FXOBADDI800W2MA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/BADD/I800W2MA/FXOBADDI800W2MA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXO/BADD/I800W2MA/FXOBADDI800W2MA.SMALL.gif crm-ulatina En el siguiente tutorial veremos que es un Arduino, que hace y cuales son las partes que la componen. ¿Qué es el Arduino? Es una plataforma de hardware libre, basada en una placa con un microcontrolador y un entorno de desarrollo (IDE, por sus siglas en Ingles), diseñada para facilitar el uso de ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 04:45:10 PDT
OpenHab & Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenHab-Arduino/
OpenHab & Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/NO8U/I8MVZ44D/F15NO8UI8MVZ44D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/NO8U/I8MVZ44D/F15NO8UI8MVZ44D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F15/NO8U/I8MVZ44D/F15NO8UI8MVZ44D.SMALL.jpg eric.lee.cantrell What I wanted out of my Smart Home setup was flexibility. Sure, I wanted to automate my lights, but I also wanted to control my garage doors, watch for water in the basement, and manage my garden.OpenHab gives me that flexibility and lets me do each part my way. My ZWave light switches work great ...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:10:13 PDT
Control of a DC motor with Arduino and Visual Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-of-a-DC-motor-with-Arduino-and-Visual-Basi/
Control of a DC motor with Arduino and Visual Basic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/L4GD/I169CUWT/F1KL4GDI169CUWT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/L4GD/I169CUWT/F1KL4GDI169CUWT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1K/L4GD/I169CUWT/F1KL4GDI169CUWT.SMALL.jpg bouchy Hello friends this is my first post in instructables.com where I will try to bring more Novelty des often. Today theme is with Arduino and Visual Basic. The project that we see today is controller one dc motor with Arduino and Visual Basic. To control a dc motor is not enough voltage of 5 v arduino ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:33:19 PDT
Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-v1/
Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/DKNG/FZHLB8FL/FGWDKNGFZHLB8FL.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder This bipedal robot is built as cheaply as possible. Hence there are no sensors, fancy servos or brackets.Height of robot: 20cmWeight of frame: 150gWeight of batteries: 210gMicrocontroller: Arduino DuemilanovePower supply: 6xAA batteries (7.8V)Servos: 6x r/c micro servos (HXT900)Main building materia...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2009 06:16:39 PDT
SOS signal with an arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SOS-signal-with-an-arduino/
SOS signal with an arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SMALL.jpg arduino=awsome For this instructable you will learn how to create a S.O.S singnal using a LED and arduino. This project is perfect for bigginers (like me) This is my first instructable and first arduino project so feel free to improve some stuff (like the programming) and correct me. Gather your parts For this...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2009 16:32:47 PST
Building a four channel SolidState Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-four-channel-SolidState-Relay/
Building a four channel SolidState Relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/1KCQ/H7UQN09N/FOI1KCQH7UQN09N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/1KCQ/H7UQN09N/FOI1KCQH7UQN09N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/1KCQ/H7UQN09N/FOI1KCQH7UQN09N.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke For an Arduino project I needed to switch 4 mains devices. I am always deliberating wether to use a mechanical relay or a solidstate relay. Solidstate relays used to be relatively expensive, and thus people constructed them from opto couplers and triacs, but there are some cheap SSR chips available....
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Fri, 5 Oct 2012 02:30:02 PDT
Pyduino, Interfacing Arduino with Python through serial communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyduino-Interfacing-Arduino-with-Python-through-se/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:05:11 PDT
Controlling Bipolar Stepper Motors with Arduino [without library] http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Bipolar-Stepper-Motors-with-Arduino-wi/
Controlling Bipolar Stepper Motors with Arduino [without library] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/YZZG/IDYP9E90/F46YZZGIDYP9E90.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/YZZG/IDYP9E90/F46YZZGIDYP9E90.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/YZZG/IDYP9E90/F46YZZGIDYP9E90.SMALL.jpg ahmadsaeed Tools:- Arduino UNO- Breadboard - L293D- Stepper motor - 12v adapter [or any power source that is suitable for your motor according to the datasheet] - Jumper wires Understand how bipolar stepper motor works. Please watch the first 14 minutes of the following video to understand the three excita...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 01:52:36 PDT
PIR Motion Detector With Arduino: Operated at Lowest Power Consumption Mode http://www.instructables.com/id/PIR-Motion-Detector-With-Arduino-Operated-at-Lowes/
PIR Motion Detector With Arduino: Operated at Lowest Power Consumption Mode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABPA/IL4FPJ96/FA6ABPAIL4FPJ96.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABPA/IL4FPJ96/FA6ABPAIL4FPJ96.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/ABPA/IL4FPJ96/FA6ABPAIL4FPJ96.SMALL.jpg TheElectromania This video demonstrates quick and easy approach of reducing power consumption of ATMEGA 328P based Arduino boards by around 70-75% using PIR or PID sensors for motion detection.This project introduces following things- 1) Interfacing Pyroelectric/Passive Infra red (PIR) motion sensor with arduino (o...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 19:03:20 PST
Super-Sized Musixel Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Sized-Musixel-Wall/
Super-Sized Musixel Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6QNA/IH56KL2I/F4V6QNAIH56KL2I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6QNA/IH56KL2I/F4V6QNAIH56KL2I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/6QNA/IH56KL2I/F4V6QNAIH56KL2I.SMALL.jpg macetech At the World Maker Faire in New York City this year, we were able to show off the RGB Shades in the Maker Shed for the first time ever! It was a lot of fun, and we were positioned right next to our friends at Spikenzie Labs. They brought some new products, including the Musixel (an audio sensor that...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 22:41:17 PST
New Arduino Bluetooth RC Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Arduino-Bluetooth-RC-Boat/
New Arduino Bluetooth RC Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7DVP/I3TIB1VS/FGA7DVPI3TIB1VS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7DVP/I3TIB1VS/FGA7DVPI3TIB1VS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/7DVP/I3TIB1VS/FGA7DVPI3TIB1VS.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com Hello, in this project I will show you how to transform a simple RC to Bluetooth controlled boat through your Android smartphone!In my rc boat I chose to build my own Arduino-based circuit with atmega 328p. But, in this tutorial, you can find an Arduino uno breadboard schematic so you can build it v...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:47:16 PST
Arduino with accelerometer servo motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-with-accelerometer-servo-motor/
Arduino with accelerometer servo motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/UHKC/IDCXO3U5/FULUHKCIDCXO3U5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/UHKC/IDCXO3U5/FULUHKCIDCXO3U5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/UHKC/IDCXO3U5/FULUHKCIDCXO3U5.SMALL.jpg sezgingul ADXL345 accelerometer 2 servo motor control application. Arduino Code // ADXL345 accelerometer 2 servo motor control #include #include Servo myservox;Servo myservoy; #define DEVICE (0x53) #define TO_READ (6) #define TRIGGER 16 byte buff[TO_READ] ; int i;void setup(){ pinMode(TRIGGER,OUTPUT)...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 15:55:26 PDT
Arduino Mini Pen Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Pen-Plotter/
Arduino Mini Pen Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/4D4C/HSVTBJYQ/F1C4D4CHSVTBJYQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/4D4C/HSVTBJYQ/F1C4D4CHSVTBJYQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/4D4C/HSVTBJYQ/F1C4D4CHSVTBJYQ.SMALL.jpg kokpat I am now explore the possibility of my Lazer cutter.From now, 100mW lazer can be used to cut paper, vinyl adhesive sheets...but I found that the same structure can also be used as pen plotter.Just take off the lazer diode and insert a pen.Remark : In this video, the outcome is not very good because ...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:53:51 PDT
The Lightning Simulator/Breathalyzer/Graphic Equalizer - Arduino Powered http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED-Lightning-SimulatorBreathalyzerGraphic-E/
The Lightning Simulator/Breathalyzer/Graphic Equalizer - Arduino Powered - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/8KX5/GERP8ZC9/FRU8KX5GERP8ZC9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/8KX5/GERP8ZC9/FRU8KX5GERP8ZC9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/8KX5/GERP8ZC9/FRU8KX5GERP8ZC9.SMALL.jpg alinke *** UPDATE: A portable version of the Talking Breathalyzer is here http://talkingbreathalyzer.com *** The LED strips are mounted on an outdoor trellace which functions as a lightning simulator, outdoor br...
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 00:59:21 PDT
Arduino 8*8 Led Matrix driver with 2* 74HC595 shift registers http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-88-Led-Matrix-Driver-With-2-74HC595-Shift-/
Arduino 8*8 Led Matrix driver with 2* 74HC595 shift registers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/MSGD/II23TBCE/FVOMSGDII23TBCE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/MSGD/II23TBCE/FVOMSGDII23TBCE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/MSGD/II23TBCE/FVOMSGDII23TBCE.SMALL.jpg MarkKl I bought a 8x8 Led Matrix including a driver board with a MAX7219CNG chip. Unfortunately this chip was not working properly. So I decided to build my own driver with the help of 2 74HC595 shift registers.My solution is based on the "Multiplexing with Arduino and the 74HC595" instructable by "amandag...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:06:05 PST
How To Control Home Light With Android /Ios Mobile phone Application http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Control-Home-Light-With-Android-Ios-Mobile-/
How To Control Home Light With Android /Ios Mobile phone Application - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/BFYO/I48CVD6T/F8EBFYOI48CVD6T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/BFYO/I48CVD6T/F8EBFYOI48CVD6T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/BFYO/I48CVD6T/F8EBFYOI48CVD6T.SMALL.jpg ujash patel Recently I am trying to do experiment with wireless communication. one of the easy way to control home lighting is radio frequency module and 2 Arduino board . but there is a one other easy option available to control on and off action of ac device . it’s a Bluetooth shield . here in this tutorial w...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 10:31:55 PST
Arduino Tutorial - Numeric Keypads http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorial-Numeric-Keypads/
Arduino Tutorial - Numeric Keypads - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HTXQ/HP8PLQ8V/FD7HTXQHP8PLQ8V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HTXQ/HP8PLQ8V/FD7HTXQHP8PLQ8V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/HTXQ/HP8PLQ8V/FD7HTXQHP8PLQ8V.SMALL.jpg tronixstuff This is an example of one of my Arduino tutorials. Numeric keypads can provide a simple end-user alternative for various interfaces for your projects. Or if you need a lot of buttons, they can save you a lot of time with regards to construction. We’ll run through connecting them, using the Arduino...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 21:08:25 PST