Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 24 Feb 2018 05:07:09 PST BLOX v1.01 Automatic Program Starter with Motion Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Program-Starter-With-Motion-Sensor/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 02:19:10 PDT
Smooth Potentiometer Input http://www.instructables.com/id/Smooth-Potentiometer-Input/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 02:10:26 PST
Fingerprint Lock - Unbreakable Garage Door (Electronic and Mechanic System) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fingerprint-Lock-Unbreakable-Garage-Door-Electroni/
Fingerprint Lock - Unbreakable Garage Door (Electronic and Mechanic System) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2IOS/J1QP5HYE/FH32IOSJ1QP5HYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2IOS/J1QP5HYE/FH32IOSJ1QP5HYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2IOS/J1QP5HYE/FH32IOSJ1QP5HYE.SMALL.jpg Joebarteam This system is quite complex, I will do my best to make it simple to understand and, for those who have the courage, I tried to put as much details on the photos.(PS: I'm a french teenager, I hope my English is not to bad :) Some Explanations About the System ... This system consists of 2 main pa...
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Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:03:29 PDT
Automatic Irrigation System Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Irrigation-System-for-Indoor-Gardening-U/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:38:34 PST
Simulation of Arduino based CNC -- Arduino+ GRBL+ Proteus 8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simulation-of-Arduino-Based-CNC-Arduino-GRBL-Prote/
Simulation of Arduino based CNC -- Arduino+ GRBL+ Proteus 8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/QXDX/IZQA56BW/FPSQXDXIZQA56BW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/QXDX/IZQA56BW/FPSQXDXIZQA56BW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/QXDX/IZQA56BW/FPSQXDXIZQA56BW.SMALL.jpg Mehadi_Saki Simulation of Arduino based CNC by Proteus 8 and GRBL firmware.In this instructable I want to show how to Simulate Arduino, stepper motor and CNC code by Proteus with using GRBL firmware.Arduino can't operate NC by it's own. Some firmware is used for doing that job. GRBL is one of popular and open s...
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:15:02 PST
Make Lightsaber With Sound Effect(by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Lightsaber-With-Sound-Effectby-Arduino/
Make Lightsaber With Sound Effect(by Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/M7CB/INBZ1OAK/FOQM7CBINBZ1OAK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/M7CB/INBZ1OAK/FOQM7CBINBZ1OAK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/M7CB/INBZ1OAK/FOQM7CBINBZ1OAK.SMALL.jpg Ingenuus Since I learned how to use arduino to make stuff, I always want to use it to make a lightsaber with sound effect, and once I make one I found out it is not so difficult.So let's stared to make one! Material You will need:1. A arduino nano (or any board that is smaller).2. 60-80 LEDs( You can...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 06:48:47 PDT
Bluetooth Padlock http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Padlock/
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Fri, 19 Jan 2018 04:18:17 PST
Solar Soil Moisture Meter With ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Soil-Moisture-Meter-With-ESP8266/
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Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:03:09 PST
Speed HeadUp Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-HeadUp-Display/
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Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:20:30 PST
Burn a New Bootloader - Arduino Pro Mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Burn-a-New-Bootloader-Arduino-Pro-Mini/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 21:12:55 PDT
Arduino Morse Code Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Morse-Code-Shield/
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 13:53:00 PDT
Arduino 101 Review http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-101-Review/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:01:25 PST
Nextion Arduino Project: Whac-A-Mole Crazy Cony Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nextion-Arduino-Project-Whac-A-Mole-Crazy-Pony-Gam/
Nextion Arduino Project: Whac-A-Mole Crazy Cony Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WB5Q/IJORV53F/FNNWB5QIJORV53F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WB5Q/IJORV53F/FNNWB5QIJORV53F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WB5Q/IJORV53F/FNNWB5QIJORV53F.SMALL.jpg ITEAD STUDIO Nextion display is a seamless HMI solution that can make your interface talking to a process, machine, application or appliance. It uses just one serial port to do communicating. It can be applied to various projects. And I can see unlimited potential in it. Today I am going to show you my recent Ne...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 00:34:48 PST
Ducted Fan Pinewood Derby Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ducted-Fan-Pinewood-Derby-Car/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:05:40 PDT
Control your Home appliances with TV Remote!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Home-Appliances-With-TV-Remote/
Control your Home appliances with TV Remote!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SMALL.jpg Yavnik Watch the project output video here.I've found that some people are very lazy to stand up go to the board and press the switch to turn on light or fan or any other appliance but Hey!,Now there is an easier solution. Now you can turn on or off any appliance with just your TV remote. In this instructa...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:57:02 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
Build a Simple Binary Counter using your Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Simple-Binary-Counter-using-your-Arduino/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 23:17:17 PDT
Simple POV homemade arduino shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-POV-homemade-arduino-shield/
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Fri, 21 Oct 2011 01:39:44 PDT
Smartphone controlled Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Controlled-Arduino-Robot/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:09:21 PDT
Arduino : How to Use a Servo Motor with an External Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-How-to-Use-a-Servo-Motor-With-an-External-/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 17:14:41 PDT
Inland RFID learning kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Inland-RFID-learning-kit/
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 07:20:35 PDT
Turn a cheap WiFi plug into an OpenHAB ESP8266 switchable plug http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Cheap-WiFi-Plug-Into-an-OpenHAB-ESP8266-Swi/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:47:11 PDT
ESP32 E-Paper Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP32-E-Paper-Thermometer/
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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 19:34:55 PST
ESP8266-01 IoT Smart Timer for Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-01-IoT-Smart-Timer-for-Home-Automation/
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Mon, 3 Jul 2017 09:55:33 PDT
Display Picture Or Icon On the fancy I2C_LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Picture-Or-Icon-On-the-fancy-I2CLCD/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 18:25:30 PDT
Arduino Wireless Parking Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wireless-Parking-Sensor/
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 15:25:03 PDT
How to interface with RF transmitter and receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Interface-With-RF-Transmitter-and-Receiver/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 22:01:45 PDT
Random Arduino LED Fader. http://www.instructables.com/id/Random-Arduino-LED-Fader/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 20:31:19 PST
Automated Garden Watering using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Garden-Watering-Using-Arduino/
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 11:09:32 PST
Arduino Basic PC With VGA Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Basic-PC-With-VGA-Output/
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Sun, 4 Feb 2018 12:52:31 PST
Arduino HC-SR04 Security Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-HC-SR04-security-alarm/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 03:56:58 PST
How to test RF transmitter and receiver before programming http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-test-RF-transmitter-and-receiver-before-pro/
How to test RF transmitter and receiver before programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/N20R/I7MX4N0H/F12N20RI7MX4N0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/N20R/I7MX4N0H/F12N20RI7MX4N0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/N20R/I7MX4N0H/F12N20RI7MX4N0H.SMALL.jpg NabeelLass Hello guys,Do you have RF transmitter and receiver not working after you programmed?Do not worry, you can use this techniques to check your devices. You can simply test if both are working or not. connect both as shown in the image.when you connect the data pin to 5V is mean on (send signal 1).a...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:39:37 PDT
USB Volume Control http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Volume-Control/
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Fri, 2 Feb 2018 10:13:41 PST
1KM Range Remote Controlled Car http://www.instructables.com/id/1KM-Range-Remote-Controlled-Car/
1KM Range Remote Controlled Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RBVA/JCUUKPU3/FDQRBVAJCUUKPU3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RBVA/JCUUKPU3/FDQRBVAJCUUKPU3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/RBVA/JCUUKPU3/FDQRBVAJCUUKPU3.SMALL.jpg Chihab Since I was little kid I was amazed by the remote Controlled Cars but their range never exceeded 10 meters. After I learned some Arduino programming I finally decided to build my own Remote Controlled Car that can go up to 1KM range using the nRF24L01+ module. My main goal was to make a car that hav...
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Sat, 27 Jan 2018 01:17:21 PST
EAL - Arduino Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/EAL-Arduino-Hovercraft/
EAL - Arduino Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/SCWZ/J3AF4NN2/FZ5SCWZJ3AF4NN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/SCWZ/J3AF4NN2/FZ5SCWZJ3AF4NN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/SCWZ/J3AF4NN2/FZ5SCWZJ3AF4NN2.SMALL.jpg ProjektHover For our school project, we needed to integrate arduino into an automated system/machine etc.We chose to make an arduino controlled hovercraft. Part List 1. The base part of the hovercraft is made of flamingo. We used a big square of it, that we cut out in the wanted dimensions and made the front-...
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Mon, 29 May 2017 10:48:09 PDT
YouTube Subscriber Counter With ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/YouTube-Subscriber-Counter-With-ESP8266-V2/
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Sun, 28 Jan 2018 05:11:26 PST
Hexapod4 Spider Robot Instruction Manual http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexapod4-Spider-RobotInstruction-Manual/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:14:55 PDT
Design a simple arduino shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-simple-arduino-shield/
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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 02:13:48 PDT
DIY Arduino CNC Drawing Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Drawing-Machine/
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Wed, 7 Feb 2018 02:10:31 PST
Control Brushless Motor using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Brushless-Motor-Using-Arduino/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:42:16 PDT
Awesome Floppy Drive Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Floppy-Music/
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 06:36:37 PDT
MultiTasking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/MultiTasking-Robot/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 08:22:35 PDT
Arduino - Smartphone Controlled Arduino Robot Car Via Bluetooth (G-Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Smartphone-Controlled-Arduino-Robot-Car-Vi/
Arduino - Smartphone Controlled Arduino Robot Car Via Bluetooth (G-Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/M832/J3AFDNPY/FGVM832J3AFDNPY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/M832/J3AFDNPY/FGVM832J3AFDNPY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/M832/J3AFDNPY/FGVM832J3AFDNPY.SMALL.jpg MertArduino Smartphone Controlled Arduino Robot Car via Bluetooth.With G-sensor the robot will move depending on the slope of your smartphone. Joystick can be operated in the normal mode by moving the slider with your finger. Required Hardware Arduino Board - https://goo.gl/UyGYeF Bluetooth HC-06 - https:...
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Tue, 30 May 2017 15:13:45 PDT
Make Your Own Spy Bug (Arduino Voice Recorder) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Spy-Bug-Arduino-Voice-Recorder/
Make Your Own Spy Bug (Arduino Voice Recorder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/NHCM/JD4USMDJ/FACNHCMJD4USMDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/NHCM/JD4USMDJ/FACNHCMJD4USMDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/NHCM/JD4USMDJ/FACNHCMJD4USMDJ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I combined an Arduino Pro Mini with a couple of complementary components in order to create a voice recorder which could also be abused as a spy bug. It has a run time of around 9 hours, is small and super easy to use. The recording quality might not be the best, ...
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Sun, 4 Feb 2018 12:50:44 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-Arduino/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 08:46:31 PDT
Controlling Arduino Robot Arm With Arm Link Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-Robot-Arm-With-Arm-Link-Softwa/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 09:23:55 PDT
Arduino Shooting Game Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Shooting-Game-Arcade/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 11:22:47 PDT
Mind controlled Light using Arduino || Poor man's EEG sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mind-controlled-Light-using-Arduino-Poor-mans-EEG-/
Mind controlled Light using Arduino || Poor man's EEG sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/NSXW/IG8BJ5OI/FP4NSXWIG8BJ5OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/NSXW/IG8BJ5OI/FP4NSXWIG8BJ5OI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/NSXW/IG8BJ5OI/FP4NSXWIG8BJ5OI.SMALL.jpg Kaustav Nandy Wouldn't it be great to Turn things on or off with your mind.. !!!Like the Puzlebox Orbit Mobile Edition (http://www.amazon.com/Puzzlebox-Puzlebox-Orbit-Mob... ) or the cool Star Wars Science - Force Trainer ( http://www.amazon.com/Star-Wars-Science-Force-Trai... ) . I know they are cool but they ar...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 08:21:58 PDT
Add an Arduino-based Optical Tachometer to a CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-an-Arduino-based-Optical-Tachometer-to-a-CNC-R/
Add an Arduino-based Optical Tachometer to a CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/12Y3/JCTN9EF9/FD412Y3JCTN9EF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/12Y3/JCTN9EF9/FD412Y3JCTN9EF9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/12Y3/JCTN9EF9/FD412Y3JCTN9EF9.SMALL.jpg tmbarbour Build an optical RPM indicator for your CNC router with an Arduino Nano, an IR LED/IR Photodiode sensor and an OLED display for less than $30. I was inspired by eletro18's Measure RPM - Optical Tachometer Instructable and wanted to add a tachometer to my CNC router. I simplified the sensor circuit...
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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 06:44:59 PST
GOING BEYOND THE HORIZON WITH LoRa RF1276 http://www.instructables.com/id/GOING-BEYOND-THE-HORIZON-WITH-LoRa-RF1276/
GOING BEYOND THE HORIZON WITH LoRa RF1276 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/FQDE/IIJKX03E/FZNFQDEIIJKX03E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/FQDE/IIJKX03E/FZNFQDEIIJKX03E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/FQDE/IIJKX03E/FZNFQDEIIJKX03E.SMALL.jpg Jasonw3 I’ve found RF1276 Transceiver to deliverthe most outstanding performance in terms of signal range and quality. Upon my first flight I was able to reach 56km distance at -70dB signal level with small quarter wavelength antennas. BOM (Bill of Materials) 1. ARDUINO PRO Mini2. Ublox NEO-6M...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:35:01 PDT