Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:32:28 PST BLOX v1.01 TinyCompass http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyCompass/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:26:43 PST
Intel Edison: Radar http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Radar/
Intel Edison: Radar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAG/9S6C/I5DS2091/FAG9S6CI5DS2091.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAG/9S6C/I5DS2091/FAG9S6CI5DS2091.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FAG/9S6C/I5DS2091/FAG9S6CI5DS2091.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is a simple homemade radar using Intel Edison, HC-SR04 and Tower Pro micro servo.Follow this guide to make your own.Remember to vote for me if you like my project!The video included can be viewed with mobile from HERE! Things needed. Few things needed to make this work. First of all, progra...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:12:34 PST
PowerAlert Status Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/PowerAlert-Staus-Monitor/
PowerAlert Status Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLE/ZE4A/I5BSA4HR/FLEZE4AI5BSA4HR.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLE/ZE4A/I5BSA4HR/FLEZE4AI5BSA4HR.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLE/ZE4A/I5BSA4HR/FLEZE4AI5BSA4HR.SMALL.jpg Eric Brouwer South Africa is currently experiencing a shortage of electricity. As a result, "load shedding" has become a factor to be taken into account on a regular basis. When load shedding is implemented, between 10% and 30% of the country's load are switched off to ensure stability of the electrical network....
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:51:35 PST
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Thermometer-with-both-LCD-and-Analog-Readou/
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SMALL.jpg NextFab Hello! This Instructable is a quick, intermediate Arduino project that takes a temperature reading from a TMP36 , reads it onto an LCD screen and gives an "Analog" readout on a neopixel stick that changes color and number of lights lit every 10 degrees Fahrenheit. It's easily customizable as NeoPixe...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:41:06 PST
Engagement Ring Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Engagement-Ring-Box/
Engagement Ring Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FS3/W95H/I5DS01HV/FS3W95HI5DS01HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FS3/W95H/I5DS01HV/FS3W95HI5DS01HV.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FS3/W95H/I5DS01HV/FS3W95HI5DS01HV.SMALL.jpg dsteury OK so you have a ring (or a ring in mind), you have asked for permission from her dad, all thats left is to come up with an idea of "when and where" that you will have to recount/hear recounted for years to come when people ask "How did you/he propose?" This Instructable will not only give you somet...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:16:23 PST
Programming the TinyBoard - ATTiny85 Development board http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-the-TinyBoard-ATTiny85-Development-boa/
Programming the TinyBoard - ATTiny85 Development board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SMALL.jpg ankitdaf This instructable covers how to program the ATTiny85 based TinyBoard (from daflabs.com) using an Arduino Uno. This tutorial is covered using the Uno, but it can just as easily be used with any other Arduino.For this tutorial, you'll need :- An Arduino Uno with USB A-B Cable- A TinyBoardFor the softw...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:22:56 PST
Arduino-Controlled Self-Targeting Sentry Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Self-Targeting-Sentry-Mount/
Arduino-Controlled Self-Targeting Sentry Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ8/6U7V/I5BS5EE4/FZ86U7VI5BS5EE4.SMALL.jpg AlexFW In this project we build a really easy, low-cost, low-complexity, high-functionality automatic targeting mount for any purpose you require. When someone or something comes near the device, it magically (not really) swivels around to face the intruder, ready to bombard them with whatever you have hoo...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:01:41 PST
Programming ATmega16A using arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-ATmega16A-using-arduino-IDE/
Programming ATmega16A using arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKR/CQ8O/I5BS503N/FKRCQ8OI5BS503N.SMALL.jpg ekhiw Assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuhHi,my name is Ekky Hermestian IW from IndonesiaThis tutorial will show you how to program an ATmega16 using Arduino IDEWe can use syntax like pinMode()digitalWrite()digitalRead()and many more using non-Arduino AVR microcontrollers.I usually program ATmega16 ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:52:34 PST
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-UpdatingWiFi-and-WinSCP/
Intel Edison: Updating,WiFi and WinSCP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FYH/AFGC/I5BS1NZY/FYHAFGCI5BS1NZY.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to update firmware and connect your Intel Edison to wifi and WinSCP. Connect cables. You will need to connect power and both USB cables.Separate power is just for backup so the firmware update won't mess up.Both USB cables are needed for serial communication and for access to the mass...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:01:07 PST
Tracking and Controlling your car remotely using Arduino and Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-and-Controlling-your-car-remotely-using-A/
Tracking and Controlling your car remotely using Arduino and Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/04WG/I5BHN9ME/FDO04WGI5BHN9ME.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Actually, many of us may suffer or afraid from being his car stolen. In this project, I will try to help you to protect your cars and even control them remotely. Basically, you have to leave a mobile phone in your car and when the car starts to move it uses its sensors to detect that and will send t...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:57:39 PST
Simple Wii Nunchuk + Arduino + laser ponter turret http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wii-Nunchuk-Arduino-laser-ponter-turret/
Simple Wii Nunchuk + Arduino + laser ponter turret - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/HT1T/I5BIWAAM/FMZHT1TI5BIWAAM.SMALL.jpg glee16 I wanted to build this project for a few weeks but I could never find usable code, wiring diagrams and instructions in one place.. So after some minor tweaks to all of the above, here is the finished result. (yes it took me this long to actually post it on Instructables.. sorry. :)I set off on this ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 13:55:42 PST
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-blocking-Ultrasonic-Sensor-for-Arduino/
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/JUHL/I5B76798/FB2JUHLI5B76798.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel The HC-SR04 ultrasonic ranging module is a fantastic addition to any robot project. Its a very simple and cheap way to track a robots progress (assuming we have fixed reference points) over a reported range of 2-400cm with accuracies of 3mm possible. It's also a great way to add object avoidance to ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:32:15 PST
voltmeter with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/voltmeter-with-arduino/
voltmeter with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XRGN/I5B51GCV/FCJXRGNI5B51GCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XRGN/I5B51GCV/FCJXRGNI5B51GCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XRGN/I5B51GCV/FCJXRGNI5B51GCV.SMALL.jpg papafigo The idea comes, because I'm traveling and i forget my voltmeter in another home, and i'm really needing one. But my Arduino kit aways are with me and with a few minutes I made my voltmeter.Necessary items:-An arduino board -Resistores -LCD 16x2(optionally) - Wires -Batteries to measure - A little m...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:24:35 PST
Intel Edison: VU-meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-VU-meter/
Intel Edison: VU-meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/YTSM/I5B2U9B4/FMHYTSMI5B2U9B4.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make a simple VU-Meter with Intel Edison or any Arduino board.Discover the music in visual form. Let's begin...Mobile users can find the video included from HERE! Components Basic components needed are LCD screen, Microphone and Arduino based board.Optional is the shield that i wil...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:14:29 PST
LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-11/
LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/4EXE/I5A8ZCN0/FTU4EXEI5A8ZCN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/4EXE/I5A8ZCN0/FTU4EXEI5A8ZCN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/4EXE/I5A8ZCN0/FTU4EXEI5A8ZCN0.SMALL.jpg azam.asif A 4x4x4 cube of LED units controlled by ATmega32 microcontroller.Project covers both hardware programming as well as hardware design. The light pattern is programmable and made from all components available locally in New Delhi.
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:05:41 PST
Arduino logo on LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-logo-on-LCD/
Arduino logo on LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1M/2EL7/I5A8ZBC2/F1M2EL7I5A8ZBC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1M/2EL7/I5A8ZBC2/F1M2EL7I5A8ZBC2.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F1M/2EL7/I5A8ZBC2/F1M2EL7I5A8ZBC2.SMALL.jpg pspranav7 This Arduino project is used to Display Arduino LOGO on LCD using createChar function of LiquidCrystal Library.In this the LOGO is a CUSTOM CHARACTER designed by giving a BINARY value to each PIXEL on the 16*2 LCD screen.16*2 LCD has 2 Rows and 16 COLUMNS.in which Each Block Consist of 5*8 Matrix o...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:47:07 PST
Magic ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-ball/
Magic ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/2BPJ/I5A7X61C/FT02BPJI5A7X61C.SMALL.jpg kraeheTishka Makey Makey es un micro controlador que te permite convertir casi cualquier cosa que cuente con la característica de ser conductible en un control. En este caso decidimos hacer un control algo diferente que involucra agua, luz y un poco de MAGIA Makey Makey is a micro controller that lets you conver...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:51:02 PST
The Musicdrawer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musicdrawer/
The Musicdrawer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/7VD0/I59VY49H/F9M7VD0I59VY49H.SMALL.jpg EmileH The Musicdrawer is a school project for interaction design and was created by Emile Henckaerts and Bram Van Langendonck.PARTS NEEDED:- 4mm MDF wooden plate- 1 Arduino with motorshield- 2 motors (preferably strong engines, we used motors from an electric bed)- 1 9V Battery- 1 Clothespin- Lots of bolt...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:53:01 PST
Easy arduino sentry gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-arduino-sentry-gun/
Easy arduino sentry gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJT/2K6L/I5BS1VX7/FJT2K6LI5BS1VX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJT/2K6L/I5BS1VX7/FJT2K6LI5BS1VX7.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJT/2K6L/I5BS1VX7/FJT2K6LI5BS1VX7.SMALL.jpg Jelmer8 This instructable will show you how to make an easy low-cost sentry gun. Parts For this project you need:- a breadboard- 7 jumper cables (male to male)- Arduino Uno- HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensor- sg90 Servo- Elastic pistol Wiring / Building your project I do not have any schematic so i will desc...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:01 PST
Paintball printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Paintball-printer/
Paintball printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/G4MF/I59HOCWM/FVNG4MFI59HOCWM.SMALL.jpg Lter Hi and welcome to my very first instructable.For my course , we had to create something revolving around the theme of digital streetart. The only requirements were that we had to work with an arduino.For this project I created a prototype of a paintball printer. For this I wrote a little program whi...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:45:20 PST
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Auto-Reset-Pin-to-PL2303-based-Serial-USB-M/
Adding Auto-Reset Pin to PL2303 based Serial-USB Modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/W3PN/I59HNCWO/FKZW3PNI59HNCWO.SMALL.jpg Aj Creations I got a couple of cheap PL2303 based Serial to USB modules off AliExpress thinking they would work for uploading code on to my Arduino Pro Mini. Unfortunately, I later figured the modules didn't have a reset pin and everyone who's tried manual reset, knows it's a pain.A quick look into the 2303 data...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:42:36 PST
Guitar control http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-control/
Guitar control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/36XD/I58ICOBX/FFD36XDI58ICOBX.SMALL.jpg nurmi168 La función principal de éste control guitarra, era el de poder usarla en un simulador de guitarra en linea pero también la usamos como control para juegos.The main function of this guitar control, is to use it in a guitar simulator online but also used as a control for games. Remove the strings on...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:58:49 PST
Alarm for your room with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-for-your-room-with-Arduino/
Alarm for your room with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SMALL.jpg TimoXT This is a tutorial how you can put alarm on any room using arduino and php What do you need? You need:-Arduino board-LCD for Arduino-Speaker-Relee-Power Supply for Relee-Breadboard-Magnet sensor-Wires-PC-Wamp server Connect LCD to Arduino Connect Speaker to Arduio Connect Sensor to Brea...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:14:32 PST
ARDUINO UNO LED CUBE DANCING lights http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UNO-LED-CUBE-DANCING-lights/
ARDUINO UNO LED CUBE DANCING lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/1C9Z/I55MW4I4/FSN1C9ZI55MW4I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/1C9Z/I55MW4I4/FSN1C9ZI55MW4I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/1C9Z/I55MW4I4/FSN1C9ZI55MW4I4.SMALL.jpg akn1 Lets see how to make dancing lights LED cube using your arduino uno.For this project arduino uno is must and 64 LED's you need of your color choice.I have used blue LED's for this project.You need to solder all 64 led's layer by layer but that would be very difficult if you try to to solder normally...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:45:20 PST
Cheap Outlet Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Outlet-Controller/
Cheap Outlet Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/0QUB/I55MX1ME/F0L0QUBI55MX1ME.SMALL.jpg RoboPandaPDX This project came about when i needed a safe way to control a heater for a biosphere project. Hardware needed:You will need:Servo (not a continuous servo) a 90 degree servo is besta timer unit from the storeHardware Differences:You may have a different timer than me. Just get creative with the glue ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:03:52 PST
Soil/Moisture Detection System http://www.instructables.com/id/SoilMoisture-Detection-System/
Soil/Moisture Detection System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0160/I55MX1LH/F9F0160I55MX1LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0160/I55MX1LH/F9F0160I55MX1LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0160/I55MX1LH/F9F0160I55MX1LH.SMALL.jpg ronnietucker Having started out as a simple two nail, 5V, moisture detection system it's grown into a slightly more sophisticated rig with LED's and less updating due to my previous oversight: electrolysis.For this, you'll need:Arduino1 x Red LED1 x Yellow LED1 x Green LED1 x Blue LED4 x 220 ohm resistors2 x 10K...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:06:10 PST
TinyServer Door Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyServer-Door-Monitor/
TinyServer Door Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/H6EX/I55MWZ52/FCUH6EXI55MWZ52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/H6EX/I55MWZ52/FCUH6EXI55MWZ52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/H6EX/I55MWZ52/FCUH6EXI55MWZ52.SMALL.jpg TinyCircuits Welcome! In this demo, we will be focusing our attention to the TinyShield Wi-Fi board. We will test the shield to make sure it works properly and use it to make a door sensor that can be viewed from a device on your local network. Preparations To kick things off, you will need the boards and the...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:20:09 PST
Arduino TFT Forecast Weather Station with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TFT-Forecast-Weather-Station-with-ESP8266/
Arduino TFT Forecast Weather Station with ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/Z3ET/I59VXZXQ/FX3Z3ETI59VXZXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/Z3ET/I59VXZXQ/FX3Z3ETI59VXZXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/Z3ET/I59VXZXQ/FX3Z3ETI59VXZXQ.SMALL.jpg tufantas This project, builds on Wunderground weather forecast via the Internet. Specs:1. 3 days weather forecast (Low&High temps, probably of precipitation, condition icons)2. Current weather conditions (Current temp, feelslike temp, humidity, pressure)3. Current wind directions & speed with analog gauge m...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:35:23 PST
Optical Mouse Odometer for (Arduino) Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Optical-Mouse-Odometer-for-Arduino-Robot/
Optical Mouse Odometer for (Arduino) Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LDW/I55MUYNT/FRZ4LDWI55MUYNT.SMALL.jpg jazzycamel Accurately determining the progress of a wheeled robot can be pretty tricky (and expensive!). Dead reckoning assumes that our motors are perfectly matched, our wheels don't slip and the surface we are running on is perfectly flat: most of these conditions are unattainable and are never guaranteed. R...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:08:25 PST
Sending sms if smoke is detected (Arduino+GSM SIM900A http://www.instructables.com/id/Sending-sms-if-smoke-is-detected-ArduinoGSM-SIM900/
Sending sms if smoke is detected (Arduino+GSM SIM900A - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7XEJ/I55N9J27/FUN7XEJI55N9J27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7XEJ/I55N9J27/FUN7XEJI55N9J27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/7XEJ/I55N9J27/FUN7XEJI55N9J27.SMALL.jpg us241098 Hii everyone In my first instructable I will be making a gas alarm which sends message to the user if pollution is detected. Materials Required (1) Arduino Uno board (or any Arduino board)(2) GSM shield (Personally recommended GSM SIM900A).(3) Jumper Cables(4) 10 K resistor (5) Breadboard(6) MQ ...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:36:35 PST
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Heat-meter-TMP36/
Intel Edison: Heat meter, TMP36 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/YFKW/I50XPM8F/FOPYFKWI50XPM8F.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Intel Edison based analog temperature meter.the TMP36 can read temperatures that are -40 to +120 Celsius BUT the meter only shows temperatures between +40 to about 100 celcius. Why? Just because i coded it to show only that temperature range. This meter is in use that uses that kind of range and tem...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:57:11 PST
CD ROVER http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-ROVER/
CD ROVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SMALL.jpg Abhi909 CD ROVER FROM SCRATCH INTRODUCTION I'M WORKING ON THIS CD ROVER, WHICH IS MADE FROM RECYCLED CD/DVD WRITTER AND FROM OTHER STUFF.THIS CAN BE CONTROLLED BY ANDROID SMARTPHONE, PC OR FROM RADIO REMOTE.I MAKE THIS FOR MY SCIENCE PROJECTTHIS IS GREAT PLATFORM FOR FUTURE PROJECTS ALSO, YOU CAN ADD A H...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:40:23 PST
Arduino redback simple server http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-redback-simple-server/
Arduino redback simple server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/OWQD/I50XOSO8/FGOOWQDI50XOSO8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/OWQD/I50XOSO8/FGOOWQDI50XOSO8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/OWQD/I50XOSO8/FGOOWQDI50XOSO8.SMALL.jpg yhtomitsy One of the advantages of the arduino platform is that it allows one to store and access data from an online server. Using the arduino redback - yellowjacket compatible I am going to show you how to access data from an online server. Setup What you need for this project is:1. arduino redback2. ft2...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:54:12 PST
twitter arduino security system http://www.instructables.com/id/twitter-arduino-security-system/
twitter arduino security system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SMALL.jpg HermanLeopold You will need:An Arduino uno or similar.An Arduino Ethernet ShieldA breadboardA computer with Arduino IDEAn Ethernet cable connected to internetTwo momentary switches (can be replaced by sensor)Two 1K resistorsA bunch of wires Step 1: wirring up Put the shield on to the Arduino Wire it up as on t...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:19:26 PST
Grow Your Plant with Linino http://www.instructables.com/id/Grown-Your-Plant-with-Linino/
Grow Your Plant with Linino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEVC/I53I4FK5/FU3SEVCI53I4FK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEVC/I53I4FK5/FU3SEVCI53I4FK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/SEVC/I53I4FK5/FU3SEVCI53I4FK5.SMALL.jpg alelupo Some time ago I and my friend (Rocco88) had the possibility to know and play with a very good system, Cynara. It's a single spot rwb LED lamp that grows medium size plants, particularly vegetables and kitchen herbs. The best feature of this system is the low power consumption, 7 W, but is it possibl...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:36:44 PST
Stepper Motor + Arduino + Solar Tracker (EV) http://www.instructables.com/id/Stepper-Motor-Arduino-Solar-Tracker-EV/
Stepper Motor + Arduino + Solar Tracker (EV) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/87A6/I50XLOJN/F2Y87A6I50XLOJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/87A6/I50XLOJN/F2Y87A6I50XLOJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/87A6/I50XLOJN/F2Y87A6I50XLOJN.SMALL.jpg hectorhhg This instructable is the translation of another that was originally written in Spanish, so I beg your pardon if I have many grammatical errors, if so off I'd love to suggest me to edit it. I just do it because I like to share my projects.It is a solar tracker, but not before mentioning my inspiratio...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:32:35 PST
Arduino flashing LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-flashing-LED-lamp/
Arduino flashing LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SMALL.jpg Jaxton Maez A simple RGB LED underglow for a lamp. You can get the lamp from walmart. It has a clear plastic cover for keeping pencils and stuff in it. It is very easy and takes maybe five minutes, but improves the look of room(even though my room is messy) Arduino Parts:lamparduino uno9v battery & cordrgb ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:44:58 PST
TinyISP -Attiny25/45/85 Programming Arduino UNO R3 Compatible Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyISP-Attiny254585-Programming-Arduino-UNO-R3-Co/
TinyISP -Attiny25/45/85 Programming Arduino UNO R3 Compatible Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/LMHY/I55MVPN9/F1CLMHYI55MVPN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/LMHY/I55MVPN9/F1CLMHYI55MVPN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/LMHY/I55MVPN9/F1CLMHYI55MVPN9.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Tired of Always hooking up the jumper wires to Program your Attiny?How About making a Easy to Program Shield for Arduino to Program your At tiny!By this we will be able to Program our At tiny25/45/85 Easy By just hooking up your shield to arduino!In this instructable i will be showing my Selling Ver...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:56:13 PST
Tiny Inclinometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Inclinometer/
Tiny Inclinometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TGFM/I55MVOCN/FC2TGFMI55MVOCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TGFM/I55MVOCN/FC2TGFMI55MVOCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/TGFM/I55MVOCN/FC2TGFMI55MVOCN.SMALL.gif TinyCircuits Today we will be building an Inclinometer using 4 of our boards that will effectively demonstrate the basic functionality of the 7 segment and accelerometer shields. This fun little demo will tell us the angle of the board in respect to gravity. Now that you know whats up, lets get started! Setup...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:56:08 PST
SmartHome Concept pt 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartHome-Concept-pt-1/
SmartHome Concept pt 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/BXQT/I50XHA5N/FWBBXQTI50XHA5N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/BXQT/I50XHA5N/FWBBXQTI50XHA5N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/BXQT/I50XHA5N/FWBBXQTI50XHA5N.SMALL.jpg esparklab This is my first instructables. so i'm sorry for my bad english. i will show you to make a basic your own smarthome. this is a simple instructables. We will simply turn of and on lamp with your arduino via web. So lets get startedanyway i use an application called Mig-A-Watt. Mig-A-Watt is an androi...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:48:30 PST
103 - Burglar Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/103-Burglar-Alarm/
103 - Burglar Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/OKXN/I50XGBTA/FAWOKXNI50XGBTA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/OKXN/I50XGBTA/FAWOKXNI50XGBTA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/OKXN/I50XGBTA/FAWOKXNI50XGBTA.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve Here is another Instructable in the Spark Core series, for those of you who don't know this is a beginners series to get around with your Spark Core. From this Instructable, I'm going to raise the level a bit, and start building actual things with the Spark Core. In this Instructable, I'm going to s...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:54:16 PST
Pneumatic Halloween Lunger http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Halloween-Lunger/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:16:59 PST
102 - RBG LED http://www.instructables.com/id/102-RBG-LED/
102 - RBG LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/WN59/I50XDV81/FU5WN59I50XDV81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/WN59/I50XDV81/FU5WN59I50XDV81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/WN59/I50XDV81/FU5WN59I50XDV81.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve Here is the second tutorial to get started with the Spark Core, If you are new to the Spark Core and are looking for the Blinking LED tutorial, you can check out tutorial one. In this tutorial I'm dealing with RGB LEDs its one among the things you find in the spark starter kit. This is a fairly simp...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 04:29:35 PST
Push to data.sparkfun.com from an Intel Edison with Node.js http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-to-datasparkfuncom-from-an-Intel-Edison-with-/
Push to data.sparkfun.com from an Intel Edison with Node.js - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/6E4W/I52COMP3/FBQ6E4WI52COMP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/6E4W/I52COMP3/FBQ6E4WI52COMP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/6E4W/I52COMP3/FBQ6E4WI52COMP3.SMALL.jpg JustinIsAMaker The Intel Edison is really great at doing a lot of things, but one of the things that I was most excited about was its ability to use Node.JS to interact with objects IRL. As a front-end dev and a maker, I'm just trying to keep Atwood's Law true, haha!The Intel Edison comes with wi-fi ready to roll ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:06:25 PST
Arduino light show http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-light-show-2/
Arduino light show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SMALL.jpg ArduinoStuffs Leds are always fun to use in normal circuits but are even more fun to use with arduino. This tutorial shows you how to make a simple led light show with a Materials Here are the materials you will need:Hardware:Arduino boardJumper wires6 Leds(I used red)6 1k ohm resistors(you can use 10k if you ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 17:31:26 PST
Battery Capacity Tester (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Capacity-Tester-Arduino/
Battery Capacity Tester (Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/J6M8/I52CKQQU/F5BJ6M8I52CKQQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/J6M8/I52CKQQU/F5BJ6M8I52CKQQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/J6M8/I52CKQQU/F5BJ6M8I52CKQQU.SMALL.jpg BurakTutal Hi friends, This is my first trying on arduino and it is my engineering design project. This is pretty simple to make.First of all, you need to know how you can measure analog and digital value on Arduino. Atfter you read these values, you can achive SOC (state of charge) and mAH (mili Amper Hour) b...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:06:22 PST
AVRDUDE - PAGEL and BS2 Error - Fixed! http://www.instructables.com/id/AVRDUDE-PAGEL-and-BS2-Error-Fixed/
AVRDUDE - PAGEL and BS2 Error - Fixed! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/B86W/I55MOE2R/F9KB86WI55MOE2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/B86W/I55MOE2R/F9KB86WI55MOE2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/B86W/I55MOE2R/F9KB86WI55MOE2R.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba One of the things that I found annoying while using the Arduino IDE was the perennial "AVRDUDE" warning that always pops up in the message panel of the IDE when transferring a sketch to the target chip (ATTiny84 and ATTiny85)I searched high and low on the Interweb and found LOADS of people saying to...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 14:12:50 PST
Animated Halloween Evil Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Halloween-Evil-Eyes/
Animated Halloween Evil Eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/V62J/I52CJNKH/F4IV62JI52CJNKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/V62J/I52CJNKH/F4IV62JI52CJNKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/V62J/I52CJNKH/F4IV62JI52CJNKH.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn This Instructable details how to create animated Halloween blinking 'Evil Eyes' using an Arduino Uno and two 8by8 Red LED matrices with MAXIM MAX7219 driver chips.The design is such that an animation can be quickly and simply created using Microsoft Excel to graphically develop each animated frame, ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:48:23 PST
Program Arduino Pro Mini Using Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-Arduino-Pro-Mini-Using-Arduino-Uno/
Program Arduino Pro Mini Using Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/I18B/I50X5J68/FR5I18BI50X5J68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/I18B/I50X5J68/FR5I18BI50X5J68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/I18B/I50X5J68/FR5I18BI50X5J68.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja Hello everyone. Today I am going to show how to program arduino pro mini using arduino uno.If you already had a arduino uno and you newly buy arduino pro mini then you don’t need to buy the USB to serial converter to program the arduino pro mini because you can program pro mini using your arduino un...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:57:03 PST
Arduino Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Projects-1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FR9/MHAP/I52CI4GI/FR9MHAPI52CI4GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FR9/MHAP/I52CI4GI/FR9MHAPI52CI4GI.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FR9/MHAP/I52CI4GI/FR9MHAPI52CI4GI.SMALL.jpg irishjim68 Arduino projects that interested me. 4x4x4 LED Cube (Arduino Uno) How To Write Your Own 4x4x4 LED Cube Show For Arduino Charliecube -- Charlieplexed 4x4x4 RGB LED cube Control your Arduino with a remote Controlling an Arduino Board Using an Infrared Remote Control How to Make a...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 09:35:25 PST