Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:39:32 PST BLOX v1.01 Clicker cheater for iPhone Arduino from the Cucumber Clicker maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Clicker-cheater-for-iPhone-Arduino-from-the-Cucumb/
Clicker cheater for iPhone Arduino from the Cucumber Clicker maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/18Y6/I3PRMLGK/FUB18Y6I3PRMLGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/18Y6/I3PRMLGK/FUB18Y6I3PRMLGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/18Y6/I3PRMLGK/FUB18Y6I3PRMLGK.SMALL.jpg niels.bor Once i made clicker for iPhone speed tapping from Arduino and Cucumber. Video got 48k views on Youtube and a lot of laughs. It's time to make something better and stable.Today i have a fancy oldschool lens Helios 44-2 so images would be warm and blurry, sorry for that! What you need 1. Some Lego ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:34:39 PST
Music Visualiser Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Visualiser-Table/
Music Visualiser Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SMALL.jpg crt4041 This Instructable will hopefully give you all you need to put together a reactive music led table.I based it on the Music Visualiser at Music Visualiser - Adafruit. The code is from there, the circuit is from there - all I really created was a big led matrix, and put it into an Ikea table!Really, I...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:40:35 PST
Automatic Vent Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Vent-Control/
Automatic Vent Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/BM96/I3WWNY4G/FNPBM96I3WWNY4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/BM96/I3WWNY4G/FNPBM96I3WWNY4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/BM96/I3WWNY4G/FNPBM96I3WWNY4G.SMALL.jpg udubinsky This machine starts a vent through a relay in ether an automatic mode or manual.1. Automatic mode : The vent start whenever the humidity levels in the room (bathroom) is higher then the levels selected by the user in the humidity level knob and stops when the levels dropped below.2. Manual Mode : Th...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:32:33 PST
Controlling AC light using Arduino with relay module http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-AC-light-using-Arduino-with-relay-modu/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:02:19 PDT
Remote Volume Control for old stereo amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Volume-Control-for-old-stereo-amp/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:46:39 PST
Automatic Secret Library Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Secret-Library-Door/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:26:37 PST
Glass with accelerometer controlled light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-with-accelerometer-controlled-light/
Glass with accelerometer controlled light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SMALL.gif ademon I have started this project as a bed side glass with lighting feature. When I have moved forward I explored different usages in different contexts.Bed side glass scenario:When the user wakes up and needs to drink water, he/she turns the glass. When the glass flips over, it lights up, thanks to the a...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:55:33 PST
Arduino Finite State Machine and multitasks http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Finite-State-Machine/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:24:02 PST
Infinity Mirror Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:57 PST
Hidden Digital Audio Recorder: Hands Up, Don't Shoot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hands-Up-Dont-Shoot/
Hidden Digital Audio Recorder: Hands Up, Don't Shoot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/A7DO/I3R71V6W/F4WA7DOI3R71V6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/A7DO/I3R71V6W/F4WA7DOI3R71V6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/A7DO/I3R71V6W/F4WA7DOI3R71V6W.SMALL.jpg souvikpaul89 This project was developed to fulfill the requirements of the Products of Design MFA program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. It was conceived in the context of Becky Stern’s Making Studio class.It seems impossible to turn on the TV, log onto Facebook, or check Twitter without hearing ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:54:38 PST
Remote Control Light switch (ARDUINO) http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Light-switch-ARDUINO/
Remote Control Light switch (ARDUINO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SMALL.jpg blubflubify So I was sick of falling asleep with the light on... And this is what i came up with! Parts of this instructable were borrowed from other people but a lot of what was borrowed has been modified for this application. I hope you enjoy building this project because it's pretty sick! Materials Materi...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:06:05 PST
RE-Inflatable Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/RE-Inflatable-Vest/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:23:53 PST
Smartphone controlled mood light http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-mood-light/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:12:48 PST
QuickType - A new way to type! http://www.instructables.com/id/QuickType-A-new-way-to-type/
QuickType - A new way to type! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SMALL.jpg sarju7 Hello! Today I am going to be showing you how to build the QuickType. What the QuickType does is that it types out whatever you say into the serial monitor of the arduino with the press of a button from the QuickType app I developed on MIT App Inventor. It uses bluetooth, so it can be used from far ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:21:29 PST
Smiley - a smile-triggered candy machine that shares! http://www.instructables.com/id/Smiley/
Smiley - a smile-triggered candy machine that shares! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SMALL.jpg Mmezhibovskaya Below is the process I went through to create Smiley, the smile-triggered candy machine that invites and shares the reward simultaneously! Smiley Video Tools and Materials Arduino Uno kit Experimenter’s Guide for Arduino Candy Wizard: Motion Activated Candy Dispenser (Here's the one I got!)...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:14:34 PST
LED - Mega Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Mega-Clock/
LED - Mega Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SMALL.jpg Michalsky If you can't see the original video in your country please try this other link of a "music edited version": Bill of Material (All you will need) For the Housing Three 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (black) One 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (trasparent) ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:24:52 PST
Magic Wand TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wand-TV-Remote/
Magic Wand TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/QLYO/I3OFRLI7/FNKQLYOI3OFRLI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/QLYO/I3OFRLI7/FNKQLYOI3OFRLI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/QLYO/I3OFRLI7/FNKQLYOI3OFRLI7.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer One night about a month or so ago, I was watching an episode of The Big Bang Theory. In this particular episode, Howard and Raj were controlling their TV using a MAGIC WAND TV REMOTE!!!!!! Upon witnessing this sheer awesomeness, the preteen Harry Potter Fangirl inside of me had a minor heart attack...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 22:43:37 PST
How to Make a Jar of Fireflies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Jar-of-Fireflies/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:13:31 PDT
Wooden Stones Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Stones-Art-Installation/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:31:05 PST
High Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Fire/
High Fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/KRDW/I3KBQ9KM/FYUKRDWI3KBQ9KM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/KRDW/I3KBQ9KM/FYUKRDWI3KBQ9KM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/KRDW/I3KBQ9KM/FYUKRDWI3KBQ9KM.SMALL.jpg Natsuki High Fire is a paired set of mittens that symbolizes the bond between friends and creates a magical moment. When four people wearing mittens high five or join hands, the candle is ignited.PLEASE be careful while playing with fire. I will not be responsible if you burn down your house! MATERIALS ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:39:57 PST
TheSUN, Arduino powered design wall clock http://www.instructables.com/id/TheSUN-Arduino-powered-design-wall-clock/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:26:03 PST
Step Motor Elevator http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-Motor-Elevator/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:14:35 PST
Eat Now!!! - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Eat-Now-Arduino/
Eat Now!!! - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HP9K/I3H79O00/FCQHP9KI3H79O00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HP9K/I3H79O00/FCQHP9KI3H79O00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/HP9K/I3H79O00/FCQHP9KI3H79O00.SMALL.jpg servio_trc EAT NOW!!! Project using ArduinoOne month ago I was at school with several partners and we had a subject related to electronics, so our final project for that subject was building a device using the Arduino open source platform. Due to that we built an automatic pet´s food distributor that is explai...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:16:45 PST
Sound Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Steps/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:24:27 PST
Program Arduino Mini 05 with FTDI Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-Arduino-Mini-05-with-FTDI-Basic/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 17:59:26 PST
Quick & Easy Temperature Loggers http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Temperature-Loggers/
Quick & Easy Temperature Loggers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G3AE/I3GX8NFN/F9WG3AEI3GX8NFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G3AE/I3GX8NFN/F9WG3AEI3GX8NFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G3AE/I3GX8NFN/F9WG3AEI3GX8NFN.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel I work as a software developer for a biology lab where my day job consists of creating applications to deal with big data visualisation. Recently however one of my colleagues had the need to take regular temperature measurements form a range of jars of liquids over quite an extended period. The comm...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 06:17:04 PST
Notendo Gamebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Notendo-Gamebox/
Notendo Gamebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/A2IF/I3H6XSNJ/F23A2IFI3H6XSNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/A2IF/I3H6XSNJ/F23A2IFI3H6XSNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/A2IF/I3H6XSNJ/F23A2IFI3H6XSNJ.SMALL.jpg SteevAtBlueDust This is a portable handheld games console built with an Arduino and mounted into the cardboard box it came in. Thus the name - Gamebox. The history A short while ago, I attended an Arduino tutorial at the London Perl Workshop. As part of the workshop, you get to keep the Arduino Ethernet board yo...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 04:00:33 PST
Connect Arduino Uno to Android via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-Arduino-Uno-to-Android-via-Bluetooth/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 09:39:27 PDT
Arduino-Powered Wall Christmas Tree w/ Star Wars Theme LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Wall-Christmas-Tree-w-Star-Wars-Th/
Arduino-Powered Wall Christmas Tree w/ Star Wars Theme LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZQRX/I3BHJ7B9/FM4ZQRXI3BHJ7B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZQRX/I3BHJ7B9/FM4ZQRXI3BHJ7B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/ZQRX/I3BHJ7B9/FM4ZQRXI3BHJ7B9.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This is a perfect DIY Christmas Tree for small homes, apartments or an office where you don't want a real tree and do want a little Christmas spirit.You can go simple or complex with the design here but I chose to go pretty simple with some this redwood shelves for branches and LED strip lights for ...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 12:57:23 PST
Break Forcing Chair Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-Forcing-Chair-Pad/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:14:16 PST
RFID Controlled Door http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Controlled-Door/
RFID Controlled Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/OYH8/I38SB1M2/F2LOYH8I38SB1M2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/OYH8/I38SB1M2/F2LOYH8I38SB1M2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/OYH8/I38SB1M2/F2LOYH8I38SB1M2.SMALL.jpg Swellsandstorms This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Fumbling to reach for you keys and then having to find the right one for the corresponding door is usually the first or last headache of the day and it onl...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 10:46:25 PST
Add MIDI port to Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-MIDI-port-to-Keyboard/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 09:26:37 PST
Arduino-controlled Smart Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Smart-Home/
Arduino-controlled Smart Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/8SX7/I2VLFC8V/FVA8SX7I2VLFC8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/8SX7/I2VLFC8V/FVA8SX7I2VLFC8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/8SX7/I2VLFC8V/FVA8SX7I2VLFC8V.SMALL.gif ianjennings This Instructable was written by PubNub Evangelist Ian Jennings. Ian's story walks through his process of building an Arduino-controlled smart home model from scratch.--Back in September, our founder Stephen and I were talking about ways to make it easier to demonstrate how PubNub could power the In...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:15:08 PST
Interactive useless box http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-useless-box/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 01:57:02 PST
Busy / Free Indicator Led Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Busy-Free-Indicator-Led-Box/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:01:46 PST
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts http://www.instructables.com/id/Washer-Dryer-Laundry-Alarm-using-Arudino-SMS-Text-/
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SMALL.jpg MakerBee Have you ever wished there was a better way to be notified when your laundry was done? Have you ever forgotten a load in the washer because you couldn't hear the buzzer and your clothes became smelly and moldy from sitting there for too long? Well, I have and decided to solve this problem by build...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 23:35:07 PST
"9 Degrees of Freedom" IMU http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Degrees-of-Freedom-IMU/
"9 Degrees of Freedom" IMU - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/2GSY/I2WENV74/FLQ2GSYI2WENV74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/2GSY/I2WENV74/FLQ2GSYI2WENV74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/2GSY/I2WENV74/FLQ2GSYI2WENV74.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei I'm working on a project that requires full orientation information, so I built an Inertial Measurement Unit from scratch. I really like the 9DOF IMU board that Sparkfun makes - the calibration code that comes with it is fantastic - but I wanted to redesign the board so that it could be made at a m...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:19:16 PST
Arduino Modules - L298N Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Modules-L298N-Dual-H-Bridge-Motor-Controll/
Arduino Modules - L298N Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/H67H/HZDYEGS4/FZ5H67HHZDYEGS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/H67H/HZDYEGS4/FZ5H67HHZDYEGS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/H67H/HZDYEGS4/FZ5H67HHZDYEGS4.SMALL.jpg Reichenstein7 Quick and simple start guide for using and exploring an L298N Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller module with an Arduino.The model in the example I am using is from Ebay. Materials needed: L298N Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller module (various models will work) Male to Female jumper wires An Arduino, any f...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:34:08 PDT
DS3231 OLED alarm clock with 2-button menu setting and temperature display http://www.instructables.com/id/DS3231-OLED-clock-with-2-button-menu-setting-and-t/
DS3231 OLED alarm clock with 2-button menu setting and temperature display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D4LS/I2TR2F19/F57D4LSI2TR2F19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D4LS/I2TR2F19/F57D4LSI2TR2F19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/D4LS/I2TR2F19/F57D4LSI2TR2F19.SMALL.jpg df99 UPDATE: I added an alarm function to both versions of the clock. UPDATE: I updated the code so that setting the clock does not affect the seconds accuracy - no resyncing of seconds required.UPDATE: I removed the personal messages from the clock code for the "Pusheen" version in the download linksVid...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:52:24 PST
Is Cold Air Coming into Your Home? http://www.instructables.com/id/Is-Cold-Air-Coming-into-Your-Home/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:00:30 PST
Simple Arduino LED Color Sensor For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-LED-Color-Sensor-For-Beginners/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:49:02 PST
Butch the Lighted Grinch http://www.instructables.com/id/Butch-the-Lighted-Grinch/
Butch the Lighted Grinch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/ZDHJ/I2N6RBQN/FTJZDHJI2N6RBQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/ZDHJ/I2N6RBQN/FTJZDHJI2N6RBQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/ZDHJ/I2N6RBQN/FTJZDHJI2N6RBQN.SMALL.jpg hughh The lighted Grinch project is an Arduino based Christmas lighting system. It involves the use of multiple Leds attached to an Arduino Uno. The lights move back and forth in a similar fashion to Kit on the old Knight Rider show. They are attached in a regular Santa Hat. Materials Needed. 8 led ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:00:29 PST
Turn your Arduino into a 4 voice wavetable synth with only a few components... http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-Arduino-into-a-4-voice-wavetable-synth-w/
Turn your Arduino into a 4 voice wavetable synth with only a few components... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4J8P/H1JUH7HL/F0G4J8PH1JUH7HL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4J8P/H1JUH7HL/F0G4J8PH1JUH7HL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4J8P/H1JUH7HL/F0G4J8PH1JUH7HL.SMALL.jpg madshobye Multiple synthesizer projects have been done for the Arduino, but few have been able to utilize the full power of the Arduino processor. DZL from GeekPhysical wrote a 4 voice wavetable synthesizer that is one of the more advanced software based synths for the Arduino.  It has wavetables included (si...
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Wed, 2 May 2012 13:40:02 PDT
DIY slim NeoPixel strip with Spark Core http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-slim-NeoPixel-strip-with-Spark-Core/
DIY slim NeoPixel strip with Spark Core - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/NLK4/I2KSN13S/F3JNLK4I2KSN13S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/NLK4/I2KSN13S/F3JNLK4I2KSN13S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/NLK4/I2KSN13S/F3JNLK4I2KSN13S.SMALL.jpg zerblatt007 We needed some edge lightning for an edge-lit sign we are making for #HackBergen hackerspace.To make the sign easier to make I would like the LEDs to be on a strip which is as slim as possible. NeoPixel strips+chips for sale appear to be 10mm or wider. However ws2812b 5050 chips are 5mm wide, allow...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:04:25 PST
Insult your neighbors this Christmas with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Insult-your-neighbors-this-Christmas-with-arduino/
Insult your neighbors this Christmas with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/UI4X/I2LMFKGK/F89UI4XI2LMFKGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/UI4X/I2LMFKGK/F89UI4XI2LMFKGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/UI4X/I2LMFKGK/F89UI4XI2LMFKGK.SMALL.jpg ywyjrgrasc Last December I was kind of pissed of at my neightbors so I wired my Chistmas lights to blink an insulting phrase in Morse Code . I was sure nobody would notice but doing it made me happy nevertheless.Yesterday I posted about it in reddit.com (link ) and so much people approved that I had to show ho...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:51:29 PST
How to 'bling' up a boring staircase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bling-up-a-boring-staircase/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:14:50 PST
How to make an arduino "get off my property" machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-arduino-get-off-my-property-machine/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:35:54 PST
Controlling your Christmas lights with Text Messages http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-your-Christmas-lights-with-Text-Messag/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 04:01:24 PST
Solar-Powered Heart Rate Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Heart-Rate-Monitor/
Solar-Powered Heart Rate Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/1IYX/I2I42QQJ/FVR1IYXI2I42QQJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/1IYX/I2I42QQJ/FVR1IYXI2I42QQJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/1IYX/I2I42QQJ/FVR1IYXI2I42QQJ.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Hey Everyone! In this Instructable, I'll show you how to make your own Arduino-based Heart Rate Monitor! But this is not just any other DIY Heat Rate Monitor; this is a Solar Powered Heart Rate Monitor!This Heart Rate Monitor is aimed for rural areas in Africa and Asia. Here, many places lack elect...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:43:31 PST
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Programmable-Canvas/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:20:22 PST