Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Mar 2017 02:38:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wi-fi controlled FPV rover robot (with Arduino, ESP8266 and stepper motors) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wi-fi-Controlled-FPV-Rover-Robot-with-Arduino-ESP8/
Wi-fi controlled FPV rover robot (with Arduino, ESP8266 and stepper motors) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/47DD/ITPYQA8K/FIX47DDITPYQA8K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/47DD/ITPYQA8K/FIX47DDITPYQA8K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/47DD/ITPYQA8K/FIX47DDITPYQA8K.SMALL.jpg IgorF2 This instructable shows how to design a remotely controlled two-wheeled robotic rover over a wi-fi network, using an Arduino Uno connected to an ESP8266 Wi-fi module and two stepper motors. The robot can be controlled from an ordinary internet browser, using a HTML designed interface. An Android sma...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:08:01 PDT
Arduino Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Night-Light/
Arduino Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/33E8/H7430JFA/FNY33E8H7430JFA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/33E8/H7430JFA/FNY33E8H7430JFA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/33E8/H7430JFA/FNY33E8H7430JFA.SMALL.jpg EGRobotics Arduino Night Light This project creates an automated night light. The lights will turn on automatically when the room is dark, and off when the room is light. Components Needed: 1x Arduino 1x Breadboard 3x 220 Ohm Resistors 1x 10K Ohm Resistor 3x LED's Wires Components can be found at http://egr...
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 14:43:35 PDT
How to Control an RGB LED Strip - Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-an-RGB-LED-Strip-Arduino-Tutorial/
How to Control an RGB LED Strip - Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/L9GP/IP02U02W/FHZL9GPIP02U02W.SMALL.jpg codebender_cc In this tutorial we will use one strip with 8 RGB LEDs with the Arduino uno board. We will use the Adafruit's NeoPixel library to change the color of each led.Let's get started! What you will need For this project you will need:Arduino unoRGB LED strip 3 breadboard cables The circuit The conn...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 14:24:30 PDT
Make Your Own GPS SMS Security Tracking System http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-GPS-SMS-Security-Tracking-System/
Make Your Own GPS SMS Security Tracking System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/79JC/J0CORSG0/FR179JCJ0CORSG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/79JC/J0CORSG0/FR179JCJ0CORSG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/79JC/J0CORSG0/FR179JCJ0CORSG0.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to combine a SIM5320 3G module with an Arduino and a piezoelectric transducer as a shock sensor in order to create a security tracking system that will send you the location of your precious vehicle via SMS when it is moved around without you knowing it. Let's get...
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Sun, 19 Mar 2017 08:45:14 PDT
Tutorial to interface GSM SIM900A with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/GSM-SIM900A-With-Arduino/
Tutorial to interface GSM SIM900A with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/HAQJ/IV0AAMMD/F5NHAQJIV0AAMMD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/HAQJ/IV0AAMMD/F5NHAQJIV0AAMMD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/HAQJ/IV0AAMMD/F5NHAQJIV0AAMMD.SMALL.jpg mybotic DescriptionSIM900A Modem is built with Dual Band GSM/GPRS based SIM900A modem from SIMCOM. It works on frequencies 900/ 1800 MHz. SIM900A can search these two bands automatically. The frequency bands can also be set by AT Commands. The baud rate is configurable from 1200-115200 through AT command. T...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 00:42:00 PDT
Simple, Low Cost and Accurate Stepper Motor Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Low-Cost-and-Accurate-Stepper-Motor-Driver/
Simple, Low Cost and Accurate Stepper Motor Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/7DFX/J08ENNUV/F5Z7DFXJ08ENNUV.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike I built this to drive the stepper motor on a telescope mount. The requirement was for an accurate 12rpm that would make the telescope mount rotate to counter the earth’s rotation. The mount had a motor and gears installed but the commercial electronic ‘tracker’ was hugely more expensive than the s...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 03:43:42 PDT
NRF24L01+ multiceiver network http://www.instructables.com/id/NRF24L01-Multiceiver-Network/
NRF24L01+ multiceiver network - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SL4T/IMKVQMVA/FZQSL4TIMKVQMVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SL4T/IMKVQMVA/FZQSL4TIMKVQMVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/SL4T/IMKVQMVA/FZQSL4TIMKVQMVA.SMALL.jpg millervet If you're here, you probably know basically what a NRF24L01+ device is. If you have a bunch of them, and get them hooked up properly, you can theoretically create a wireless network of Arduinos (or other MC devices). Sounds easy, right? Well, I hope it will be much easier with the help of this...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 15:11:52 PDT
Star Trek Wall Comm http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Wall-Comm/
Star Trek Wall Comm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HBGJ/IDFSBP81/FPYHBGJIDFSBP81.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HBGJ/IDFSBP81/FPYHBGJIDFSBP81.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/HBGJ/IDFSBP81/FPYHBGJIDFSBP81.SMALL.jpg FredO2 In this instructable I will show you how to make a Star Trek (Original Series) Wall Comm that, when the transmitter is activated, will sound the classical wall comm boatswain whistle followed by 1 of 4 recorded original series on-board transmissions, thereby indicating that you have to go to the loc...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 19:37:52 PDT
Arduino Parking Assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Parking-Assistant/
Arduino Parking Assistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/7TB7/J0IEAN1M/FPP7TB7J0IEAN1M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/7TB7/J0IEAN1M/FPP7TB7J0IEAN1M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/7TB7/J0IEAN1M/FPP7TB7J0IEAN1M.SMALL.jpg addictedToArduino Those of us who have small garages know the frustration of parking a little bit too far in or a little too far out and not being able to walk around the vehicle. We recently bought a larger vehicle, and it has to be parked perfectly in the garage to walk around the front and back.To appease my frust...
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:07:07 PDT
Simple Guide to Setting Time on a DS3231/DS3107/DS1337 Real Time Clock with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Guide-to-Setting-Time-on-a-DS3231DS3107DS13/
Simple Guide to Setting Time on a DS3231/DS3107/DS1337 Real Time Clock with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/RKLY/IGV4BN81/F3VRKLYIGV4BN81.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/RKLY/IGV4BN81/F3VRKLYIGV4BN81.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/RKLY/IGV4BN81/F3VRKLYIGV4BN81.SMALL.jpg GeekMomProjects The DS3231 is a highly accurate, widely used Real Time Clock (RTC), as are its slightly less accurate counterparts, DS3107 and DS1337. Before it can be useful, however, it needs to be set to the correct time. This Instructable is strictly for the purpose of setting the correct time on a Real Time ...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 12:22:47 PST
Arduino Sorting Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Sorting-Hat/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 18:44:51 PDT
Add I2C EEPROM to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-I2C-EEPROM-to-Arduino/
Add I2C EEPROM to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/XSX9/HA4LFY2V/F0QXSX9HA4LFY2V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/XSX9/HA4LFY2V/F0QXSX9HA4LFY2V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/XSX9/HA4LFY2V/F0QXSX9HA4LFY2V.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke Attaching an EEPROM to the Arduino is quite simple and the easiest way to do that is via the I2C bus. EEPROMs come in many forms but the 24 LS256 or 24LC256 is a good choice as it is easy to use and pretty cheap (85 euro cents at my supplier). The 24LC256 holds 256 kilobits of data (that is 32 kilob...
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 08:30:31 PST
Avoid Hard-Coding WiFi Credentials on Your ESP8266 Using the WiFiManager Library http://www.instructables.com/id/Avoid-Hard-Coding-WiFi-Credentials-on-Your-ESP8266/
Avoid Hard-Coding WiFi Credentials on Your ESP8266 Using the WiFiManager Library - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/H95J/J08EEWXI/F5PH95JJ08EEWXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/H95J/J08EEWXI/F5PH95JJ08EEWXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/H95J/J08EEWXI/F5PH95JJ08EEWXI.SMALL.jpg witnessmenow Hello everyone!In this instructable I'm going to talk about how you can avoid hard-coding your WiFi credentials into your Arduino sketches using a really awesome library called WiFiManager. It will only take a couple of minutes to go through these steps.Check out the video or continue reading here t...
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:51:38 PDT
Datalogging to Dropbox with Arduino Yun http://www.instructables.com/id/Datalogging-to-Dropbox-with-Arduino-Yun/
Datalogging to Dropbox with Arduino Yun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/8E79/HV64AO7Q/FDK8E79HV64AO7Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/8E79/HV64AO7Q/FDK8E79HV64AO7Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/8E79/HV64AO7Q/FDK8E79HV64AO7Q.SMALL.jpg ankitdaf This instructable is an extension to the Datalogger for Arduino Yun. This lets you use the Yun to log your sensors to the SD card, and uses Python and the Dropbox API to store the logged data periodically so you don't lose your data to the elements. The link to the Github repository is here : https:...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 11:47:24 PDT
Arduino controlled DCF77 Synchronized Astronomical Regulator Master Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-DCF77-Synchronized-Astronomical/
Arduino controlled DCF77 Synchronized Astronomical Regulator Master Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/NE00/ITEPSU2K/FAGNE00ITEPSU2K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/NE00/ITEPSU2K/FAGNE00ITEPSU2K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/NE00/ITEPSU2K/FAGNE00ITEPSU2K.SMALL.gif oliverb This Instructable shows how to add/build Arduino controlled DCF77 synchronization to a home built Regulator Clock using modified quartz movements see fig 1. See the original Instructable here for the slave/stand alone clock.This design can be adapted to control any type of quartz clock including man...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:51:00 PDT
homemade cycling powermeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cycling-Powermeter/
homemade cycling powermeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/58A8/IN3EC1RC/FRW58A8IN3EC1RC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/58A8/IN3EC1RC/FRW58A8IN3EC1RC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/58A8/IN3EC1RC/FRW58A8IN3EC1RC.SMALL.jpg stoppi71 Hello!In my latest project I tried to realise a simple and cheap cycling powermeter based on Arduino. After a month I can say "Yes I can".There are many commercial products (SRM, SRAM ...), but I'm always looking for a homemade solution. On the following pages I'll show you my successful constructio...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 11:46:04 PDT
Arduino Automatic Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automatic-Door-Opener/
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Sun, 20 May 2012 12:37:52 PDT
Ford CD Changer Emulator - Arduino Mega http://www.instructables.com/id/Ford-CD-Emulator-Arduino-Mega/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:43:58 PST
Sainsmart LCD Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Sainsmart-LCD-Shield/
Sainsmart LCD Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/OJC6/HI3U0J2X/FN8OJC6HI3U0J2X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/OJC6/HI3U0J2X/FN8OJC6HI3U0J2X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/OJC6/HI3U0J2X/FN8OJC6HI3U0J2X.SMALL.jpg Parzivail This instructable will show you how to use a SainSmart LCD keypad shield. You will need:- An Arduino Uno- SainSmart Keypad shield Get one here: Here- USB cable Setting Up Place the Shield onto the Uno, and plug it in. The Code Make sure you have the LiquidCrystal library installed. // LiquidC...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 09:15:53 PDT
ARDUINO CONTROLLED 12v RGB LED STRIP http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-CONTROLLED-12v-RGB-LED-STRIP/
ARDUINO CONTROLLED 12v RGB LED STRIP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/2GF8/ILTQF2S9/FDY2GF8ILTQF2S9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/2GF8/ILTQF2S9/FDY2GF8ILTQF2S9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/2GF8/ILTQF2S9/FDY2GF8ILTQF2S9.SMALL.gif nathanh1000 About a year ago I discovered RGB LED strips on Amazon. Being just before the start of music festival season, I naturally went straight to work making crazy bright flashing festival toys. The non-addressable strips being mostly plug and play it was pretty easy to jump right in, but after a while I ...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 01:32:47 PDT
How To make an inverter using ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Inverter-Using-ARDUINO/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 12:58:21 PDT
Arduino - Radar/Ultrasonic Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RadarUltrasonic-Detector/
Arduino - Radar/Ultrasonic Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/52C4/IU3WFVZH/FQR52C4IU3WFVZH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/52C4/IU3WFVZH/FQR52C4IU3WFVZH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/52C4/IU3WFVZH/FQR52C4IU3WFVZH.SMALL.jpg hrid One of projects was Arduino radar on my faculty. Easy and simple build. I will put pictures and code for Arduino!In few sentences i will introduce you to project...The detector is a device measuring device that reveals the existence of a phenomenon or object. In today branches of science used for ob...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 06:03:17 PDT
Simple 3 Phase Arduino Energy Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3-Phase-Arduino-Energy-Meter/
Simple 3 Phase Arduino Energy Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZUQ5/IZQA5N76/FX9ZUQ5IZQA5N76.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZUQ5/IZQA5N76/FX9ZUQ5IZQA5N76.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/ZUQ5/IZQA5N76/FX9ZUQ5IZQA5N76.SMALL.jpg thediylife Since writing up instructions on how to build a simple Arduino home energy meter which measured the energy consumption for a single phase, I’ve had a number of people ask about modifying it to be a 3 phase energy meter. While there is a range of commercially available single phase energy meters avai...
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 05:41:26 PST
How to Make Arduino Based Digital Tachometer Simple DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Ho-to-Make-Arduino-Based-Digital-Tachometer-Simple/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 22:08:02 PST
How to use the Si4703 FM Radio board with RDS - Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-Si4703-FM-Radio-board-with-RDS-Ardu/
How to use the Si4703 FM Radio board with RDS - Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IV06/IFSJQJFS/FW4IV06IFSJQJFS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IV06/IFSJQJFS/FW4IV06IFSJQJFS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/IV06/IFSJQJFS/FW4IV06IFSJQJFS.SMALL.jpg codebender_cc This is an evaluation board for the Silicon Laboratories Si4703 FM tuner chip. Beyond being a simple FM radio, the Si4703 is also capable of detecting and processing both Radio Data Service (RDS) and Radio Broadcast Data Service (RBDS) information.The board does not have a built-in antenna on it. Ho...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 10:26:52 PDT
CARDBIRD - The cardboard robotic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/CARDBIRD-the-Cardboard-Robotic-Arm/
CARDBIRD - The cardboard robotic arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/E4WC/IT0FB6X4/FOXE4WCIT0FB6X4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/E4WC/IT0FB6X4/FOXE4WCIT0FB6X4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/E4WC/IT0FB6X4/FOXE4WCIT0FB6X4.SMALL.jpg Uladz Build your own cardboard robotic arm in 2 hours. Let´s Rock´n´Roll! Get inspired for the build! Get the parts! Here is the parts list:- cardboard (I actually used about 10 capri sonne boxes) - hardboard 195 x 295 (Bottom of fruit box for example)- metal piece 45 x 10 x 1 (Metal constructor pa...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:18:17 PDT
ESP8266 Soil Moisture Sensor With Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Soil-Moisture-Sensor-With-Arduino-IDE/
ESP8266 Soil Moisture Sensor With Arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9JHK/IVO3PYK6/FAQ9JHKIVO3PYK6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9JHK/IVO3PYK6/FAQ9JHKIVO3PYK6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9JHK/IVO3PYK6/FAQ9JHKIVO3PYK6.SMALL.jpg dmainmon The ESP8266 is a great piece of electronics. If you like Arduino, you'll also like the ESP8266. They are small, only require 3.3 volts and best of all they have full WiFi capabilities. The ESP8266 is perfect if you want to web enable just about any device. That's right. IoT. It's all the rage. With ...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:15:28 PST
How to setup a Pololu Carrier with Sharp GP2Y0A60SZLF Analog Distance Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-setup-a-Pololu-Carrier-with-Sharp-GP2Y0A60S/
How to setup a Pololu Carrier with Sharp GP2Y0A60SZLF Analog Distance Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SMALL.jpg Tisila As I started trying to use this sensor, I had some difficulties whilst setting it up.The whole problem arises when you start to convert the analog voltage into distance. As you may or may not know, the sensor produces an output in analog voltage, that is then, read by the Arduino, converted into an ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:08:45 PDT
SIM900A Interfacing with Arduino UNO and Running Simple AT Commands http://www.instructables.com/id/SIM900A-Interfacing-With-Arduino-UNO-and-Running-S/
SIM900A Interfacing with Arduino UNO and Running Simple AT Commands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/H334/IHWIKZTK/F2VH334IHWIKZTK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/H334/IHWIKZTK/F2VH334IHWIKZTK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/H334/IHWIKZTK/F2VH334IHWIKZTK.SMALL.jpg Pritibakale Hello guys,I have my new SIM900A module of SIMCom. I was facing problems while interfacing it with Arduino Mega.Then I tried to interface it with arduino UNO. So in this instructable I am going to show you how I overcame problems and started playing with GSM AT commands. SIM900A Interfacing with ...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:46:31 PST
VDO Oilpressure sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/VDO-Oilpressure-sensor-for-Arduino/
VDO Oilpressure sensor for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/VH2O/IEQXV6MU/F86VH2OIEQXV6MU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/VH2O/IEQXV6MU/F86VH2OIEQXV6MU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/VH2O/IEQXV6MU/F86VH2OIEQXV6MU.SMALL.jpg WillemN1 The Idea is to make a 7.0 Inch TFT (800X480) instrument sensor readout for my little boat.It has An onboard Yanmar 3GM30 3 cylinder diesel engine. The motor is as simple as it gets.There are just two gauges onboard (Fuel and á RPM gauge) and i would like to expand. Water tempeture, oil pressure, exh...
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 12:51:56 PDT
How To: DIY Home Automation with NodeMCU And Amazon Alexa http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-DIY-Home-Automation-With-NodeMCU-and-Amazon/
How To: DIY Home Automation with NodeMCU And Amazon Alexa - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/9TTL/IZ6CB7YG/F1V9TTLIZ6CB7YG.SMALL.jpg Charles J Gantt If you read my last tutorial on DIY Home Automation with the LinkNode R4 and Amazon Alexa you already know the foundation of this tutorial, but instead of using a purpose built board this time, I am going to walk you through the steps to accomplish the same thing using a NodeMCU and a 4-channel rel...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:43:32 PST
Home/Office Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeOffice-Automation/
Home/Office Automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CMCE/IYOQHFY7/FRWCMCEIYOQHFY7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CMCE/IYOQHFY7/FRWCMCEIYOQHFY7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/CMCE/IYOQHFY7/FRWCMCEIYOQHFY7.SMALL.jpg SamMechatron This instructable offers a detailed description and implementation of using an Arduino for Home/Office Automation and Efficiency. This project is designed and intended to make life simpler, make things easier for the elderly and handicapped, and to save energy costs. The idea of an office automatio...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 03:25:18 PST
Retro Pac-Man Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Pac-Man-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Mar 2017 00:08:34 PST
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Control-using-Arduino-1Sheeld-and/
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil This project illustrates how to control your TV, Satellite receiver and Stereo using your Android mobile instead of using there remote control.Basically, you can apply this technique for any other devices work with remote control. I was wondering to use my mobile to control all the device in the hom...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:26:35 PDT
Arduino simple 7 segment countdown timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-7-Segment-Countdown-Timer/
Arduino simple 7 segment countdown timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/EX26/INPVZGJY/F7EEX26INPVZGJY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/EX26/INPVZGJY/F7EEX26INPVZGJY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/EX26/INPVZGJY/F7EEX26INPVZGJY.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this Instructables guide I will show you how to make a simple - two digit - countdown timer by using the Arduino uno board and 7 segment displays.We will be able to set the timer in our program sketch by changing the value of one variable. We will use two digit seven segment displays, so the maxi...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 10:53:41 PDT
Arduino Laser Show with real galvos http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Show-With-Real-Galvos/
Arduino Laser Show with real galvos - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/T0WC/ISCBOW07/FQMT0WCISCBOW07.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/T0WC/ISCBOW07/FQMT0WCISCBOW07.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/T0WC/ISCBOW07/FQMT0WCISCBOW07.SMALL.jpg DeltaFlo In this project we use an Arduino UNO/Nano to run a laser show with a laser pointer. We are using real galvos (galvanometers) like in commercial laser projectors, since these have become quite affordable recently (around 100 Euros/Dollars) and provide a much higher quality than speakers or stepper m...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 06:43:15 PDT
YourDuino: Basic Arduino-Compatible Collision-Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/YourDuino-Basic-Arduino-Compatible-Collision-Avoid/
YourDuino: Basic Arduino-Compatible Collision-Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/L0U7/HU77P5CI/FXZL0U7HU77P5CI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/L0U7/HU77P5CI/FXZL0U7HU77P5CI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/L0U7/HU77P5CI/FXZL0U7HU77P5CI.SMALL.jpg YourDuino-Maker How to build a Basic Arduino-Compatible Collision-Avoiding Robot Note: See the available Arduino Software Test Sketches and Collision-Avoidance Software HERE (Click) Note: Later you will need to have the Arduino "IDE" software development system installed on your computer and working. We ha...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:52:56 PDT
Arduino Tone Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tone-Generator/
Arduino Tone Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/3BN0/IDZSEODO/F1I3BN0IDZSEODO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/3BN0/IDZSEODO/F1I3BN0IDZSEODO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/3BN0/IDZSEODO/F1I3BN0IDZSEODO.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve The best way to learn about the Arduino is to play with the basic examples in the Arduino IDE. In this instructable I'm going to show you how to generate a melody from an Arduino. The Arduino might not have enough ram to stream music but it has sufficient ram to generate some common melody.Note- An ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 04:43:50 PDT
YouTube Subscriber Counter with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/YouTube-Subscriber-Counter-With-ESP8266/
YouTube Subscriber Counter with ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/7ZIK/IZ6DALVK/FYB7ZIKIZ6DALVK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/7ZIK/IZ6DALVK/FYB7ZIKIZ6DALVK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/7ZIK/IZ6DALVK/FYB7ZIKIZ6DALVK.SMALL.jpg bekathwia I was inspired by the Play Button awards YouTube sends out for subscriber milestones and whipped up a simple circuit using an ESP8266 wifi board and seven segment display to show off my realtime subscriber count. This is a great IoT beginner project, with just a little soldering and a code personali...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 13:46:47 PST
Magnetic Levitation http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Levitation/
Magnetic Levitation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/FPRX/IN7QR4S9/FT2FPRXIN7QR4S9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/FPRX/IN7QR4S9/FT2FPRXIN7QR4S9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/FPRX/IN7QR4S9/FT2FPRXIN7QR4S9.SMALL.jpg headslant Hello Instructables community!A while back I published an Instructable for a wireless screen, as part of my GR.9 science fair. Right at the top I mentioned that when the project was done, that I would publish an Instructable on my project, which happened to be Levitation. Now before I get started, I...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 12:38:06 PDT
Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Keyboard-Mouse-Adapter/
Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/5F20/IMQD5OCR/FGM5F20IMQD5OCR.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Hey! This week's build is the Minion Bluetooth Keyboard Mouse Adapter!Plug in a standard keyboard or mouse and we'll be able to use them as a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse.It's also NFC enabled so we can directly tap to pair with a mobile device.So whether you're looking to turn your mobile device int...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 08:54:06 PDT
Pulse Sensor with Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulse-Sensor-With-Arduino-Tutorial/
Pulse Sensor with Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/79E4/IV0A4YVB/FJ079E4IV0A4YVB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/79E4/IV0A4YVB/FJ079E4IV0A4YVB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/79E4/IV0A4YVB/FJ079E4IV0A4YVB.SMALL.jpg mybotic DescriptionPulse Sensor Amped is a plug-and-play heart-rate sensor for Arduino and Arduino compatibles. It can be used by students, artists, athletes, makers, and game & mobile developers who want to easily incorporate live heart-rate data into their projects. Pulse Sensor adds amplification and noi...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 19:59:43 PDT
Led Star with Arduino and WS2811 Neopixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Star-with-Arduino-and-WS2811-Neopixels/
Led Star with Arduino and WS2811 Neopixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SMALL.jpg comaplix DescriptionThis little project makes a great ornament to hang in your window at Christmas time. It is a 20" wide star with 50 "neopixel" leds around the perimeter. Each led is individually addressable and it is controlled by an arduino device which can be programmed to sequence the leds in various...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:07:29 PDT
Using Arduino Leonardo as mouse and keyboard, controll by bluetooth. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Arduino-Leonardo-as-mouse-and-keyboard-contr/
Using Arduino Leonardo as mouse and keyboard, controll by bluetooth. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/Z88O/IA8WSX3F/FKDZ88OIA8WSX3F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/Z88O/IA8WSX3F/FKDZ88OIA8WSX3F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/Z88O/IA8WSX3F/FKDZ88OIA8WSX3F.SMALL.jpg Motaz Bany-Amer One awsome feature in Arduino Leonardo, which make it special board, is that it can act as mouse and keyboard on computer. this could be usefull to controll the computer by different way, such as joy stick and here BLUETOOTH!things used here are : *Arduino Leonardo board*USB cable*HC-05 bluetooth ad...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 12:09:57 PDT
How to get an Arduino micros() function with 0.5us precision http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-an-Arduino-micros-function-with-05us-pr/
How to get an Arduino micros() function with 0.5us precision - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SMALL.jpg panther3001 I love Arduino microcontroller programming, and I regularly use it in aerospace research, as well as in home projects. As I work on my many home projects, however, I frequently find myself needing a very precise timer. This is because my home projects focus around Radio Control (RC) aircraft, and ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 17:59:03 PST
Elegoo Arduino Smart Robot Car Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Elegoo-Arduino-Smart-Robot-Car-Kit/
Elegoo Arduino Smart Robot Car Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/IEX8/ITKJDLI0/F90IEX8ITKJDLI0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/IEX8/ITKJDLI0/F90IEX8ITKJDLI0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F90/IEX8/ITKJDLI0/F90IEX8ITKJDLI0.SMALL.jpg robmawe91 You can purchases this car from Amazon.Elegoo Smart Robot Car KitIt comes with everything you need, including batteries, Codes and Library's.Also Comes with a data disk with a step by step guide in the from of a PDF File. Assambly Motors Mount motors to bottom base plate Remove the protectiv...
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:35:55 PDT
Arduino : How To Control a Stepper Motor with L293D Motor Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-How-to-Control-a-Stepper-Motor-With-L293D-/
Arduino : How To Control a Stepper Motor with L293D Motor Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/2WVE/ITVUX8L6/F7E2WVEITVUX8L6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/2WVE/ITVUX8L6/F7E2WVEITVUX8L6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/2WVE/ITVUX8L6/F7E2WVEITVUX8L6.SMALL.jpg MertArduino This instructable is the written version of my "Arduino :How To Control a Stepper Motor with L293D Motor Driver" YouTube video that I've uploaded recently. I strongly recommend you to check it out.My YouTube Channel Tutorial In this tutorial you will learn how to control a stepper motor using you...
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 13:15:09 PDT
Temperature Control For Kitchen Appliances http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Control-For-Kitchen-Appliances/
Temperature Control For Kitchen Appliances - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/9Q1T/FMMCVMKI/FEJ9Q1TFMMCVMKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/9Q1T/FMMCVMKI/FEJ9Q1TFMMCVMKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/9Q1T/FMMCVMKI/FEJ9Q1TFMMCVMKI.SMALL.jpg timothy In this Instructable, I will step through controlling the temperature of most kitchen appliances. As an example, I will use an old Westbend Poppery popcorn maker (aka. coffee roaster), but these same techniques will be applicable to most hot plates, coffee makers, and waffle irons. This instructabl...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2008 11:07:16 PDT
Basic Security with ESP8266 - IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Security-with-ESP8266/
Basic Security with ESP8266 - IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/TE2E/IGL8IY7C/FR0TE2EIGL8IY7C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/TE2E/IGL8IY7C/FR0TE2EIGL8IY7C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/TE2E/IGL8IY7C/FR0TE2EIGL8IY7C.SMALL.jpg anistor This project will help you create a basic security system using an ESP8266 SoC and a PIR sensor with next capabilities: Detect Motion Ability to turn ON/OFF the system from an App on your cell phone Receive an email notification in case the motion is detected and the system...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 11:48:05 PST
Arduino PIR Motion Sensor Based Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PIR-Motion-Sensor-Based-Security-System/
Arduino PIR Motion Sensor Based Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0BBR/IDOCVHXA/FP50BBRIDOCVHXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0BBR/IDOCVHXA/FP50BBRIDOCVHXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0BBR/IDOCVHXA/FP50BBRIDOCVHXA.SMALL.jpg sezgingul This project will do our Arduino-based security system with motion-sensitive sensor.When the system detects motion alarm will alert us by entering circuit.http://make.robimek.com/motion-security-system-with-arduino/ ​Materials: Arduino PIR Motion Sensor BuzzerLed Electronic circuit diagram: ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 04:07:13 PDT