Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 01:13:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wireless Car Parking Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Car-Parking-Alarm/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:08:16 PDT
How to access 5 buttons through 1 Arduino input http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-access-5-buttons-through-1-Arduino-input/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2009 11:30:42 PDT
Temperature with DS18B20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-with-DS18B20/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 23:13:35 PDT
Arduino / Processing Audio Spectrum Analyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Processing-Audio-Spectrum-Analyzer/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2012 19:09:53 PST
Arduino Examples #2 Use an Arduino as a FTDI Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Examples-2-Use-an-Arduino-as-a-FTDI-Progr/
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Fri, 21 Jan 2011 06:55:06 PST
Arduino Distance Detector with a Buzzer and LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Distance-Detector-with-a-Buzzer-and-LEDs/
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:38:17 PDT
Real Time Clock - DS1302 http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Time-Clock-DS1302/
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 22:13:18 PST
Air Conditioning web controlled by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Conditioning-web-controlled-by-Arduino/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 05:56:21 PDT
ESP8266 mini Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-mini-Tutorial/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:37:11 PST
Arduino / Raspberry Pi Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Raspberry-Pi-Internet-Radio/
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 13:20:38 PST
Solar PV Store http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-PV-Store/
Solar PV Store - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QI2O/IDFW7PCH/FBEQI2OIDFW7PCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QI2O/IDFW7PCH/FBEQI2OIDFW7PCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/QI2O/IDFW7PCH/FBEQI2OIDFW7PCH.SMALL.jpg coventrymakerspace The (hopefully) long hours of summer sunshine are great if you have solar panels. But what about when the sun goes down?This project is an enhancement to an existing solar PV installation. Using micro-controllers to measure the surplus energy being generated by the micro generation system, the surpl...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 08:32:55 PDT
Capacitance Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitance-Meter/
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 01:58:08 PDT
Easy ultrasonic 4-pin sensor monitoring (hc-sr04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-ultrasonic-4-pin-sensor-monitoring-hc-sr04/
Easy ultrasonic 4-pin sensor monitoring (hc-sr04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SMALL.jpg Giedow hello Instructables, I have had some trouble with my cheap ultrasonic sensor (hc-sr04) and today I found a really easy solution. It is a really simple edit of the normal 3pin code. I added the 4 int's to the beginning of the code, so you can changes the arduino pins very easily. The new code(4pin)...
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 14:46:56 PDT
Reading RFID Tags with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-RFID-Tags-with-an-Arduino/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 19:26:53 PDT
My old phone + arduino = phonoduino http://www.instructables.com/id/My-old-phone-arduino-phonoduino/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:05:09 PDT
Arduino Weather Station Part3, Rain http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Weather-Station-Part3-Rain/
Arduino Weather Station Part3, Rain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IAFC/GLTXLXAX/F3RIAFCGLTXLXAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IAFC/GLTXLXAX/F3RIAFCGLTXLXAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IAFC/GLTXLXAX/F3RIAFCGLTXLXAX.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 So one of my last projects was adding a weather vane to my Arduino weather station. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wind-Chill-Machine/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Weather-Station-Part2/ This Lazy Old Geek decided to add a rain gauge to it even though we don’t get much rain in t...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2011 13:37:38 PDT
IoT Wall Outlet with Arduino and ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Wall-Outlet-with-Arduino-and-ESP8266/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 03:59:16 PDT
An Arduino, Hydroponics, and You: A Solar Powered Microcontroller Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Arduino-Hydroponics-and-You-A-Solar-Powered-Mic/
An Arduino, Hydroponics, and You: A Solar Powered Microcontroller Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/75N3/IDFSJHVS/FKU75N3IDFSJHVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/75N3/IDFSJHVS/FKU75N3IDFSJHVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/75N3/IDFSJHVS/FKU75N3IDFSJHVS.SMALL.jpg Zamperweenie After buying an Arduino and learning how to use it, I immediately started wondering, "What can I build with this thing that I can call my own?" So I started listing the things that I like: Solar panels, living "off the grid", self sustaining systems, becoming a more knowledgeable and independent per...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 20:17:09 PDT
16x8 LED dot matrix with MAX7219 module http://www.instructables.com/id/16x8-LED-dot-matrix-with-MAX7219-module/
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:50:02 PDT
Enhanced NRF24L01 radio with a DIY Dipole Antenna modification. http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhanced-NRF24L01/
Enhanced NRF24L01 radio with a DIY Dipole Antenna modification. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/AZ4T/IDA2K07O/FFKAZ4TIDA2K07O.SMALL.jpg RonM9 The situation was that I was only able to transmit and receive through 2 or 3 walls with a distance of about 50 feet, using standard nRF24L01+ modules. This was insufficient for my intended use.For my remote sensors I did not want the bulk on a unit like a nRF24L01+PA+LNA with a SMA Mount and exteri...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:49:07 PDT
Wireless communication Arduino RF http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-communication-Arduino-RF/
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 16:38:59 PDT
3D Printed Stepper Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Stepper-Motor/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 16:49:47 PDT
Connecting GPS-module to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-GPS-module-to-Arduino/
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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 09:34:27 PDT
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
How to use OLED display arduino module http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-OLED-display-arduino-module/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 00:15:26 PDT
Hookup an LCD to an Arduino in 6 seconds with 3, not 6 pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Hookup-a-16-pin-HD44780-LCD-to-an-Arduino-in-6-sec/
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 11:44:07 PDT
Motion Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Following-Robot/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 10:47:31 PDT
Car to Arduino Communication: CAN Bus Sniffing and Broadcasting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/CAN-Bus-Sniffing-and-Broadcasting-with-Arduino/
Car to Arduino Communication: CAN Bus Sniffing and Broadcasting with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/UECC/HXMV0XQD/F8LUECCHXMV0XQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/UECC/HXMV0XQD/F8LUECCHXMV0XQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/UECC/HXMV0XQD/F8LUECCHXMV0XQD.SMALL.jpg stvmac11 From Wikipedia, the Controller Area Network (CAN) bus is a "vehicle bus standard designed to allow microcontrollers and devices to communicate with each other within a vehicle without a host computer." These devices can also be referred to as electronic control units (ECUs). Essentially the CAN bu...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 22:49:46 PDT
How to connect Arduino and RFID http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-RFID-from-seeedstudio/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2009 07:49:27 PDT
Interfacing your arduino with a C# program http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-your-arduino-with-a-C-program/
Interfacing your arduino with a C# program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/72C3/GA5PLPOX/F0J72C3GA5PLPOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/72C3/GA5PLPOX/F0J72C3GA5PLPOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/72C3/GA5PLPOX/F0J72C3GA5PLPOX.SMALL.jpg chrisgward Ever wanted to make your own application (*.exe) to work with your arduino (or other serial communicating device)? This instructable requires:   - Visual Studio 2008 or later* (I am using 2010 RC, some options may differ between versions)                        OR   - Visual C# Express Edi...
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Mon, 7 Jun 2010 05:30:55 PDT
ESP8266 WiFi temperature and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFi-temperature-and-humidity-logger/
ESP8266 WiFi temperature and humidity sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/1H4G/I3THDA1G/FC71H4GI3THDA1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/1H4G/I3THDA1G/FC71H4GI3THDA1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/1H4G/I3THDA1G/FC71H4GI3THDA1G.SMALL.jpg EasyIoT In this tutorial we will build ESP8266 WiFi Arduino temperature and humidity data logger. Data will be stored on EasyIoT server and displayed in web browser on remote computer or on mobile phone. With ESP8266 EasyIoT Arduino library you can build sensor with couple lines of code. You can add up to 6...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:07:15 PST
Use your android phone sensors on the arduino ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-android-phone-sensors-on-the-arduino-/
Use your android phone sensors on the arduino ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GTRO/GNCXO17O/FLUGTROGNCXO17O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GTRO/GNCXO17O/FLUGTROGNCXO17O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/GTRO/GNCXO17O/FLUGTROGNCXO17O.SMALL.jpg a1r Hello, this is my very first step-by-step instructable, and today, we're going to learn how the sensors in your android smartphone can communicate with your arduino. In modern smartphones, there are a lot of useful sensors for an ingenious arduino project. I have a motorola DEFY, for example and it ...
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Sat, 7 May 2011 13:43:28 PDT
Tracked Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracked-Arduino-Robot/
Tracked Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/T0DW/ID1SS80B/FC4T0DWID1SS80B.SMALL.jpg dcordova318 This Instructable will show you how to build a tracked Arduino-controlled robot. The content is organized as follows: Sourcing Parts: All of the necessary parts have been compiled, as well as resources to review their specifications and links to where the parts can be purchased. We compile parts s...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 06:02:10 PDT
ESP8266 WiFi relay switch http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFi-relay-switch/
ESP8266 WiFi relay switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SMALL.jpg EasyIoT In this tutorial we will show how to build ESP8266 WiFi relay switch with Arduino and EasyIoT server. You can use relay switch to remotely (computer or mobile smartphone) control your devices like light, heater, garage door,... You can also combine relay switch with other sensors like temperature, h...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 04:09:37 PST
Control electronics by sliding your phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-electronics-by-moving-your-phone/
Control electronics by sliding your phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QZN3/ID0PU79H/FLVQZN3ID0PU79H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QZN3/ID0PU79H/FLVQZN3ID0PU79H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/QZN3/ID0PU79H/FLVQZN3ID0PU79H.SMALL.jpg Tanishq Jaiswal This instructable will take you to through the fun when power of RF, android smartphone and arduino are combined.To adjust the brightness of your table lamp/lights in studio if you are a photographer, speed of ceiling fan, adjust the volume of your home theater, or to control the speed of motor, you...
By: Tanishq Jaiswal

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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 13:36:39 PDT
Firework Control Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Firework-Control-Module/
Firework Control Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TJ4X/ID0PPBM2/FCXTJ4XID0PPBM2.SMALL.jpg JonBush A few years ago I came across a firework control module built by Instructables user: systemf92. His module was a great design (found here) and I knew that I would one day have to build something similar because it combined two things that I really enjoy: Electronics and Blowing Stuff Up on Independ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 05:39:56 PDT
Arduino Button Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Button-Tutorial/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 15:03:13 PDT
Control DC and stepper motors with L298N Dual Motor Controller Modules and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-DC-and-stepper-motors-with-L298N-Dual-Moto/
Control DC and stepper motors with L298N Dual Motor Controller Modules and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/J0WE/I36LH0ER/F7DJ0WEI36LH0ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/J0WE/I36LH0ER/F7DJ0WEI36LH0ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/J0WE/I36LH0ER/F7DJ0WEI36LH0ER.SMALL.jpg tronixlabs You don’t have to spend a lot of money to control motors with an Arduino or compatible board. After some hunting around we found a neat motor control module based on the L298N H-bridge IC that can allows you to control the speed and direction of two DC motors, or control one bipolar stepper motor wi...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:53:20 PST
Wirelessly Control A Robot Using Arduino and RF Modules ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wirelessly-Control-A-Robot-Using-Arduino-and-RF-Mo/
Wirelessly Control A Robot Using Arduino and RF Modules ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HMY2/HMVJ9LD6/FPAHMY2HMVJ9LD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HMY2/HMVJ9LD6/FPAHMY2HMVJ9LD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/HMY2/HMVJ9LD6/FPAHMY2HMVJ9LD6.SMALL.jpg robodude95 In this Instructable you'll learn how to make an RF controlled Arduino Robot.....or in other words your very own Minion waiting to obey your commands..... :p OVERVIEW  In this project I've used a 433Mhz Tx and Rx pair to allow the Arduinos to communicate wirelessly with each other.These modules ar...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 04:44:55 PDT
Arduino and Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Python/
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 13:06:35 PST
How To Burn a Bootloader to Clone Arduino Nano 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Burn-a-Bootloader-to-Clone-Arduino-Nano-30/
How To Burn a Bootloader to Clone Arduino Nano 3.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UCRE/HXRWHPNE/F2GUCREHXRWHPNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UCRE/HXRWHPNE/F2GUCREHXRWHPNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/UCRE/HXRWHPNE/F2GUCREHXRWHPNE.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz Hello everybody...I have recently purchased an Arduino Nano 3.0 Clone which came without a bootloader. I am sure there are many other people who are in the same situation as me, and may have freaked out a little bit at first ! Don't worry, in this instructable I will show you how to easily install ...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:47:33 PDT
RGB LED Strip Circuit with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/PWM-an-RGB-LED-Strip-with-Arduino/
RGB LED Strip Circuit with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/G09M/HDOW3LT5/FLJG09MHDOW3LT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/G09M/HDOW3LT5/FLJG09MHDOW3LT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/G09M/HDOW3LT5/FLJG09MHDOW3LT5.SMALL.jpg danm_daniel This Instructable covers the assembly of a circuit capable of PWM-ing (pulse width modulating) a 9-12v RGB LED strip and programming an Arduino to cycle through a range of colors. I will discuss how to mount a transistor to a heatsink & assemble the circuit but won't get into soldering as some RGB L...
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Sat, 2 Mar 2013 11:16:17 PST
ESP8266 Weather Station with Arduino – #1 Hardware http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Weather-Station-with-Arduino-1-Hardware/
ESP8266 Weather Station with Arduino – #1 Hardware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/BBX4/ICRXS1S7/FYTBBX4ICRXS1S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/BBX4/ICRXS1S7/FYTBBX4ICRXS1S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/BBX4/ICRXS1S7/FYTBBX4ICRXS1S7.SMALL.jpg ohneschuh BackgroundI read about the ESP8266 first in March this year and I didn't know what to do with. And now I'm really fascinated how easy the connection of an Arduino to the Internet can be. Like others I set up a weather station on a breadboard first and sent data to thingspeak.com. This ends up in a h...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:40:46 PDT
Send sensor data (DHT11 & BMP180) to ThingSpeak with an Arduino, using cable or WiFi (ESP8266) http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-sensor-data-DHT11-BMP180-to-ThingSpeak-with-a/
Send sensor data (DHT11 & BMP180) to ThingSpeak with an Arduino, using cable or WiFi (ESP8266) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6VDC/I2TG19PN/FTU6VDCI2TG19PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6VDC/I2TG19PN/FTU6VDCI2TG19PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6VDC/I2TG19PN/FTU6VDCI2TG19PN.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke I wrote this instructable because Thingspeak -nevermind how easy to set up- has a few hurdles that I ran into and that, judging from reactions, other people are struggling with as well.Things you need:ArduinoWS5100 EthernetShieldThingspeak AccountSensors (such as DHT11 and BMP180)Internet connectio...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:44:43 PST
Arduino Pedometer Watch, With Temperature, Altitude and Compass! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Watch-With-Altitude-Temperature-Compass-An/
Arduino Pedometer Watch, With Temperature, Altitude and Compass! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/H5GB/ICRXYGZA/FWXH5GBICRXYGZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/H5GB/ICRXYGZA/FWXH5GBICRXYGZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/H5GB/ICRXYGZA/FWXH5GBICRXYGZA.SMALL.jpg benhur.goncalves UPDATE: CHECK OUT MY OTHER TWO PROJECTS SweeperBot - Roomba-like Robot With BluetoothAlarm Clock with Infrared and Bluetooth SpeakersHi folks! Last few days I've been obsessed with the idea to make my own watch from arduino parts, but something cool I could use and say I did it myself. So I found o...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:55:51 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Arduino-RC-Car/
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9AKZ/HO22Y7Q9/FPV9AKZHO22Y7Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9AKZ/HO22Y7Q9/FPV9AKZHO22Y7Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/9AKZ/HO22Y7Q9/FPV9AKZHO22Y7Q9.SMALL.jpg Herbaltea This Project is something i started for my Microcontroller class. We were tasked with picking either Arduino or Raspberry pi and then get the MCU to control an RC car or do something fancy with an RC car; Then once we decided what we were going to do we were to make a tutorial so that we too could s...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 15:18:08 PST
Turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad using an Arduino Leonardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-N64-Controller-into-a-USB-Gamepad-using-an/
Turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad using an Arduino Leonardo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SMALL.jpg BobJones6732 The easiest way to turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad is to buy an N64 Controller Adapter for around £15. However it can also be done if you have an Arduino Leonardo or any other Arduino board with built-in USB communication.What you will need:An Arduino Leonardo (Also possible with oth...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 07:42:30 PDT
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Bluetooth-Control-LED-Part-2/
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SMALL.jpg Deyson This is a step-by-step tutorial for making an android apk using bluetooth.Before start coding, Download Android Studio IDE and update Java. Java and C programming skills will help. This tutorial will not explain Java Programming. If you want to code u...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:02:14 PST
Arduino TFT display and font library http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TFT-display-and-font-library/
Arduino TFT display and font library - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/7A2G/I4IWYFJA/FY57A2GI4IWYFJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/7A2G/I4IWYFJA/FY57A2GI4IWYFJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/7A2G/I4IWYFJA/FY57A2GI4IWYFJA.SMALL.jpg Bodmer I am quite a fan of the Arduino as there is so much software already available on the internet, this makes completing new projects easier! Recently I bought a few cheap 1.8" TFT displays for a project, initially I could not get them working which was frustrating. Eventually I found that the ones I ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 10:31:13 PST
Powering Arduino with a Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Powering-Arduino-with-a-Battery/
Powering Arduino with a Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/PJOP/H4AGIV2W/F69PJOPH4AGIV2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/PJOP/H4AGIV2W/F69PJOPH4AGIV2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/PJOP/H4AGIV2W/F69PJOPH4AGIV2W.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei Make your Arduino projects portable by using a battery for power.  From the Uno and Mega documentation pages: "The board can operate on an external supply of 6 to 20 volts. If supplied with less than 7V, however, the 5V pin may supply less than five volts and the board may be unstable. If using mor...
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Fri, 6 Jul 2012 15:24:58 PDT