Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:00:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Capacitive Sensing + Open Frameworks + SPACEBREW http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-Sensing-Open-Frameworks-SPACEBREW/
Capacitive Sensing + Open Frameworks + SPACEBREW - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PFVI/HU1RRZLJ/F3RPFVIHU1RRZLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PFVI/HU1RRZLJ/F3RPFVIHU1RRZLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/PFVI/HU1RRZLJ/F3RPFVIHU1RRZLJ.SMALL.jpg Snax_and_Macs This is a step-by-step on how to connect Arduino to OpenFrameworks using Spacebrew. More specifically our project focuses on the awesomeness of Capacitive Sensing to alter OF projections to create an awesome tactile experience! What the process will involve: Arduino - Processing - SpaceBrew - O...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:45:42 PDT
Spacebrew + Vibration Sensors + Arduino + Openframeworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Spacebrew-Vibration-Sensors-Arduino-Openframeworks/
Spacebrew + Vibration Sensors + Arduino + Openframeworks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/I1IT/HU5TGXVY/F3EI1ITHU5TGXVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/I1IT/HU5TGXVY/F3EI1ITHU5TGXVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/I1IT/HU5TGXVY/F3EI1ITHU5TGXVY.SMALL.jpg Snax_and_Macs Hi everyone, Lucy Matchett, Nicole Yi Messier, and Joselyn McDonald (Snax_and_Macs) hooked up vibration sensors to an openFrameworks sketch to manipulate different components of the generated digital output.  We used Arduinos, vibration sensors, resistors, and a paper mache sculpture.  What you n...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:40:35 PDT
Javascript robotics and browser-based Arduino control http://www.instructables.com/id/Javascript-robotics-and-browser-based-Arduino-cont/
Javascript robotics and browser-based Arduino control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/XPBP/HU54MI2D/FA6XPBPHU54MI2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/XPBP/HU54MI2D/FA6XPBPHU54MI2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/XPBP/HU54MI2D/FA6XPBPHU54MI2D.SMALL.jpg danasf Use your JavaScript and web development knowledge easily control Arduino projects and even robots (node + robots = nodebots)! This is made easy with node.js, Firmata and Johnny-Five. Let's get started! Johnny-Five logo by Mike Sgier. Arduino photo CC-BY Raeky. Install node.js Node.js is a java...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:44:57 PDT
Arduino and the Noritake 24x6 VFD Module (Vacuum Fluorescent Display) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-the-Noritake-24x6-VFD-Module-Vacuum-Fl/
Arduino and the Noritake 24x6 VFD Module (Vacuum Fluorescent Display) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/G91J/HU54MLKX/F0RG91JHU54MLKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/G91J/HU54MLKX/F0RG91JHU54MLKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/G91J/HU54MLKX/F0RG91JHU54MLKX.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison First I would like to thank Noritake for the VFD Module I think it is pretty cool I asked them for one to work with and they gave it to me. http://www.noritake-elec.com/default.htm VFDs (Vacuum Fluorescent Display’s) were and are used in a large rage of high end consumer electronics. I got my VFD ...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:51:51 PDT
ATtiny2313 Development using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny2313-Development-using-Arduino/
ATtiny2313 Development using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/01P4/HU54NKBG/FCD01P4HU54NKBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/01P4/HU54NKBG/FCD01P4HU54NKBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/01P4/HU54NKBG/FCD01P4HU54NKBG.SMALL.jpg ranvirdesai This is my first instructable, so bear with me. In this instructable, I combined all the resources to burn an ATtiny2313 IC with an Arduino Board. Follow the steps to get into this awesome tinyland. Requirements ATtiny2313 (You can buy from element14.com or any local electronic shop at around Rs....
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:17:17 PDT
IR Power Finger http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Power-Finger/
IR Power Finger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/J88D/HU4PUZU5/F54J88DHU4PUZU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/J88D/HU4PUZU5/F54J88DHU4PUZU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/J88D/HU4PUZU5/F54J88DHU4PUZU5.SMALL.jpg robo10302 Hello, my enthusiastic friends this is my first tutorial on instructables and today I'm here to take your pain away remember the moment which you have experienced or are right now when you lose your TV remote and then start going around the living room like a lost puppy or are just bored to move y...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:59:47 PDT
Talking to a vending machine MDB with two Arduinos http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-to-a-vending-machine-MDB-with-two-Arduinos/
Talking to a vending machine MDB with two Arduinos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/XHFZ/HU4GX9WS/FOTXHFZHU4GX9WS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/XHFZ/HU4GX9WS/FOTXHFZHU4GX9WS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/XHFZ/HU4GX9WS/FOTXHFZHU4GX9WS.SMALL.jpg aggrav8d Vending machine parts all talk to each other on a computer bus known as MDB.  I've written some code to help you plug in and listen to their conversation in real time.  You will need physical access to the vending machine. Why bother?  Many hackspaces have vending machines now.  With this I hope th...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:45:18 PDT
[Tutorial for 4DIY.ORG] - How to tracking Humidity and Temperature using DHT Sensor and iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-for-4DIYORG-How-to-tracking-Humidity-and-/
[Tutorial for 4DIY.ORG] - How to tracking Humidity and Temperature using DHT Sensor and iphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/1QIV/HU1RS9OC/FA61QIVHU1RS9OC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/1QIV/HU1RS9OC/FA61QIVHU1RS9OC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/1QIV/HU1RS9OC/FA61QIVHU1RS9OC.SMALL.jpg 4DIY CHANNEL Materials and Tools 1. 1x [4DIY.ORG] Core Board. 2. 1x DHT Sensor. 3. 1x Battery Shield. 4. [4DIY.ORG] Application Upload Sketch to [4DIY.ORG] using FT232 Shield Connect Hardware Follow [4DIY.ORG] on Social Follow me on: Twitter: http://twitter.com/4DIYChannel Facebook: http://w...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:23:28 PDT
Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Robot-V2-Fast/
Arduino Robot V2 (Fast) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2RNF/HU1RYUJ7/FGR2RNFHU1RYUJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2RNF/HU1RYUJ7/FGR2RNFHU1RYUJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2RNF/HU1RYUJ7/FGR2RNFHU1RYUJ7.SMALL.jpg lamefreaks This is my second version of my arduino robot after "Build your first robot". My Second version is slightly complicated as compared to my first one but offers better features. In this instructable I'm going to show you how to build a fast robot which can measure temperature, find things in front o...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:30:33 PDT
Arduino Lilypad Slipper Automatic Foot Massager http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Lilypad-Slipper-Automatic-Foot-Massager/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:19:14 PDT
Chalieplexing 4 RGB-LEDs with 4 wires on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Chalieplexing-4-RGB-LEDs-with-4-wires-on-Arduino/
Chalieplexing 4 RGB-LEDs with 4 wires on Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/N68L/HTYHEZLT/FP9N68LHTYHEZLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/N68L/HTYHEZLT/FP9N68LHTYHEZLT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/N68L/HTYHEZLT/FP9N68LHTYHEZLT.SMALL.jpg ochâtelain Did you every need many LEDs, but only few wires? Then Charlieplexing is a great thing to try. With only 4 wires you can drive 12 LED with only 4 resistors as an optional protection and without any "intelligen" component like a 74595 or similar. - This example will show how to use 4 RGB LEDs to te...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:07:41 PDT
Water fountain with sound and light system(Letourneau EPM project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-fountain-with-sound-and-light-systemLetourne/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GGH3/HU1RVYZL/FEWGGH3HU1RVYZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GGH3/HU1RVYZL/FEWGGH3HU1RVYZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/GGH3/HU1RVYZL/FEWGGH3HU1RVYZL.SMALL.jpg spedia911 Hello, my name is Namkyoung Lee. Our team made a water fountain with sound and light system. It is a part of LeTourneau university EPM lab project. This water fountain is powered by self contained battery and has 2 arduino unos; one is for the light system and the other for the water system. Thi...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:15:47 PDT
Arduino radar http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-radar/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3T51/HU1RUEJR/FEJ3T51HU1RUEJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3T51/HU1RUEJR/FEJ3T51HU1RUEJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3T51/HU1RUEJR/FEJ3T51HU1RUEJR.SMALL.jpg origamiAirControl This is an Arduino radar-well, sort of like one, at least. Materials: 1 x HC-SR04 4 x jumper wires 1 x breadboard 1 x arduino Here is the code for the arduino: /* HC-SR04 Ping distance sensor: VCC to arduino 5v GND to arduino GND Echo to Arduino pin 7 Trig to Arduino pin 8 This sketch originate...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:52:12 PDT
AUTONOMOUS OBSTACLE AVOIDER http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTONOMOUS-OBSTACLE-AVOIDER/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:39:46 PDT
Microsoft FSX Flight Sim http://www.instructables.com/id/Microsoft-FSX-Flight-Sim/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:22:37 PDT
Arduino Fading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fading-Light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/LZBG/HTZY4NK9/FFALZBGHTZY4NK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/LZBG/HTZY4NK9/FFALZBGHTZY4NK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/LZBG/HTZY4NK9/FFALZBGHTZY4NK9.SMALL.jpg origamiAirControl This is a Arduino controlled night light. materials: 1 x LED 5 x jumper wires 1 x arduino 1 x photocell 1 x breadboard 1 x 10k ohm resistor Here is the code, don't type the stuff after the //, the code will get too long: // These constants won't change: const int sensorPin = A0;    // pin that t...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:50:41 PDT
Arduino Blink http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Blink-1/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:50:26 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-PWM-generator-and-Servo-tester/
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a PWM generator with a Attiny processor. It is very easy to build and a nice project for starters as also for professionals. You will need some electronic knowledge and some knowledge about Arduino. It wont be to hard, because i already wrote a ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:51:47 PDT
Arduino Knock-Knock Treasure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Knock-Knock-Treasure-Box/
Arduino Knock-Knock Treasure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/1A6D/HSM53SBU/FVG1A6DHSM53SBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/1A6D/HSM53SBU/FVG1A6DHSM53SBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/1A6D/HSM53SBU/FVG1A6DHSM53SBU.SMALL.jpg dick55 This is my first Arduino project and Instructable. I made it for my three young grandchildren who have enjoyed it greatly. I purchased the box from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store and installed an Arduino system. I put treats in the box and program a secret knock by knocking on the box. When they vi...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:04:56 PDT
Arduino DEMO series http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-DEMO-series/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/MQ1Q/HTVIFYKN/FCNMQ1QHTVIFYKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/MQ1Q/HTVIFYKN/FCNMQ1QHTVIFYKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/MQ1Q/HTVIFYKN/FCNMQ1QHTVIFYKN.SMALL.jpg johnag Instructables that demonstrate Arduino flexibility null null null null null null null
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:14:40 PDT
Arduino Mini breadboard FTDI adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-breadboard-FTDI-adapter/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:03:14 PDT
IR Sensor Button http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Sensor-Button/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:30:06 PDT
Hack your vehicle CAN-BUS with Arduino and Seeed CAN-BUS Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-your-vehicle-CAN-BUS-with-Arduino-and-Seeed-C/
Hack your vehicle CAN-BUS with Arduino and Seeed CAN-BUS Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/PG7Q/HTZ3FY73/F1XPG7QHTZ3FY73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/PG7Q/HTZ3FY73/F1XPG7QHTZ3FY73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/PG7Q/HTZ3FY73/F1XPG7QHTZ3FY73.SMALL.jpg mviljoen2 Modern Vehicles all come equipped with a CAN-BUS Controller Area Network, Instead of having a million wires running back and forth from various devices in your car to the battery, its making use of a more clever system. All electronic functions are connected to the TIPM, (Totally integrated Pow...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:22:32 PDT
Arduino - Automated Sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automated-Sprinkler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to create an automated garden hose using the arduino and an RTC. I apologize for the length of the video but it has every step included in it from how to put the PVC pipe together and how the hardware and software work together. Enjoy Checkout the Forum!! ht...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:39:33 PDT
Arduino Internet Time Client http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Internet-Time-Client/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:09:58 PDT
Light Following Robot (Lighttode) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Following-Robot-Lighttode/
Light Following Robot (Lighttode) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NTGZ/HTX6NKH4/FKUNTGZHTX6NKH4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NTGZ/HTX6NKH4/FKUNTGZHTX6NKH4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/NTGZ/HTX6NKH4/FKUNTGZHTX6NKH4.SMALL.jpg robotuck_98 I made this light following robot some time ago. It's a really simple robot with simple parts.   PARTS: arduino uno 3 photoresistors 3  2.2k resistors  jumper cable wires  2  servos (continuous 360 rotation) 9v battery First, take a piece of cardboard, or something that you could use as a...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:16:05 PDT
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lo-Fi-Telescope-pointer/
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SMALL.jpg Tondelliush Recently I got interested in astrophotography, so I decided it was time to buy an entry level telescope to use my Canon EOS 600D. This instructable is about an Arduino-controlled DC motor for the telescope equatorial mount with a VB.NET interface including a NCP (North Celestial Pole) finder grid....
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:22:21 PDT
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Oscilloscope-Using-the-SainSmart-Mega2560-/
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SMALL.jpg johnag This instructable will show you how to build a portable Touch Screen Oscilloscope for less than 40 U$! The oscilloscope is one of the most powerful  electronic instruments that is available to electronics hobbyist, experimenters, and engineers. It is mainly used  to measue time-varying signals. Any...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:11:59 PDT
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
Quick and dirty encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-dirty-encoder/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:10:22 PDT
Make a Desktop Tamagotchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Desktop-Tamagotchi/
Make a Desktop Tamagotchi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SMALL.jpg Syst3mX One day I was sitting behind my desk at work and I got that weird need to build something, after looking around for a bit I got my eye on an LED matrix and that sparked an idea in my head : "I WANNA MAKE A TAMAGOTCHI". So for those of you that don't know what the heck is a Tamagotchi here is a ...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 02:01:07 PDT
Arduino as a Proximity Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Donut-Protection-Device-Advanced-Arduino-Technique/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:24:03 PDT
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-Arduino-tank-using-Annikken-/
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/5OYA/HTUV8LLR/FHQ5OYAHTUV8LLR.SMALL.jpg Annikken Hi guys, I am Robin, one of the developers of Annikken Andee. Just a few weeks back we were invited to be a part of Arduino Day Singapore 2014. On the day of the event, we showcased a missile-firing lego-crushing smartphone controlled Tank built using our Annikken Andee. It was a big hit with our a...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:06:34 PDT
Wireless Robo-car using 360° servo motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Robocar-using-360-servo-motor/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 08:02:05 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-PWM/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SMALL.jpg deba168 In my previous instructables I described the details of energy monitoring of a off grid solar system.I have also won the 123D circuits competition for that.You can see this ARDUINO ENERGY METER. Please vote for me..... In solar power system, charge controller is the heart of the system which was...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 01:49:18 PDT
Programmable Indy Rock Pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-Indy-Rock-Pins/
Programmable Indy Rock Pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SMALL.jpg ldevendorf Remember when punk rockers and indy kids would attach pins from their favorite bands all over their hoodies, backpacks and what not? This wearables project looked to take those buttons to the next level, allowing each pin to serve as a digital input button. Here's what you'll need to complete...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:19:32 PDT
Draw MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-MIDI/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 15:55:12 PDT
Arduino - Driver set-up http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Driver-set-up/
Arduino - Driver set-up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SMALL.jpg nOne_ERR Hi. If you bough an new Arduino but you receive "Unknown USB device(Device Descriptor Request Failed)" then this tutorial is for you. And also sorry for slovak language in images.So let's start! Open device manager In Windows 8 or 8.1 press "Start logo + X" and select Device manager (Správca zari...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 09:47:13 PDT
INFRA-NINJA control your pc with a apple remote http://www.instructables.com/id/INFRA-NINJA-control-your-pc-with-a-apple-remote/
INFRA-NINJA control your pc with a apple remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SMALL.jpg kyle brinkerhoff basically this whole project spawned from the fact that I hate getting out of bed to turn off my computer whilst I be watchin netflix  (see what I did , pirate talk?) anyways lets begin.... NOTE: project is also on github here manufacture pcb so basically to make the pcb you'll need to be famil...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 20:18:33 PDT
Build a Controllable Coffee Roaster from an Air Popcorn Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Controllable-Coffee-Roaster-from-an-Air-Po/
Build a Controllable Coffee Roaster from an Air Popcorn Popper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SMALL.jpg Brennn10 I have a passion for coffee.  I also have a passion for electrical engineering.  Why not combine them? This Instructable describes how I transformed a hot air popcorn popper into a completely controllable coffee roaster!  Follow these instructions to re-purpose and hack your West Bend Poppery Popco...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:15:30 PDT
4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-RGB-LED-Cube-1/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:10:25 PDT
Call my Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Call-my-Arduino/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:52:34 PDT
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Click-onoff-from-your-Android-mobile-using-/
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows how you can switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile with just one click on the pfodApp icon. Add a relay driven by this output to switch the real hardware. No Android coding is required. Simple text strings in the Arduino code control everyt...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:31:41 PDT
Sugarcube MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugarcube-MIDI-Controller/
Sugarcube MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This project is a portable, Arduino-powered, grid-based MIDI controller that boots up into a variety of apps to do lots of things with sound. It has 16 backlit buttons, used as both inputs and outputs to give the controller some visual feedback. 2 potentiometers give analog control, depending on t...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:22:51 PDT
Capacitive touch vibrating box http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-touch-vibrating-box/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 20:28:58 PDT
Measure Li-ion cell capacity with an arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-cell-capacity-meter/
Measure Li-ion cell capacity with an arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/WYZ2/HTMNNBRJ/FB7WYZ2HTMNNBRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/WYZ2/HTMNNBRJ/FB7WYZ2HTMNNBRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/WYZ2/HTMNNBRJ/FB7WYZ2HTMNNBRJ.SMALL.jpg thecheese429 Abstract: Program an arduino and build a circuit to measure the useable capacity of lithium-ion cells. The motivation for this project came about because I have a bunch of lithium-ion 18650 cells that I have ripped out of laptop batteries. They are great to use in flashlights or projects becaus...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:55:56 PDT
Easy-to-build digital thermometer and hygrometer for indoor use http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-digital-thermometer-and-hygrometer-f/
Easy-to-build digital thermometer and hygrometer for indoor use - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SMALL.jpg rajbex Introduction Indoor temperature and humidity level are two key parameters that determine the comfort level for the room occupants. At major work places, these parameters are controlled and maintained at appropriate levels to enhance the efficiency of the workers. These parameters also affect the fun...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:00:22 PDT
Glass Bottle Vacuum http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Bottle-Vacuum/
Glass Bottle Vacuum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/D44S/HTMNN7NA/F4ID44SHTMNN7NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/D44S/HTMNN7NA/F4ID44SHTMNN7NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/D44S/HTMNN7NA/F4ID44SHTMNN7NA.SMALL.jpg devin23 Here I am going to show how to make a vacuum with a glass bottle and a water. Supplies; -Glass Bottle -Clay -Straw -Bowl -Water -Microwave or Stove Boiling Water For step one, you have to fill a bowl and put it on the stove or in a microwave to boil.  (do not put glass on stove!  Use a metal p...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:28:36 PDT
Cybot Scratch or Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cybot-Scratch-or-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0AZ3/HTMNN8P5/FCV0AZ3HTMNN8P5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0AZ3/HTMNN8P5/FCV0AZ3HTMNN8P5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0AZ3/HTMNN8P5/FCV0AZ3HTMNN8P5.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This is a collection of guides to help develop a working robot for my son to control from his tablet. Eventually I want to both control it via WiFi and Bluetooth. I will be searching for other users guides to help in this effort. null Designing an interface for Scratch control of the Cybot nul...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:17:59 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I recently uploaded a guide on the programming of a Cybot using an Arduino control. In the programming I created a user interface to visualize the direction being selected by the user. This guide will hopefully show you haw to create your own versions. Application The user interface was programm...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT