Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:47:21 PST BLOX v1.01 ARDUINO GOPRO TWO-LINE CABLECAM http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-GOPRO-TWO-LINE-CABLECAM/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 13:09:54 PST
Send RGB To Arduino Esplora from C# http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-RGB-To-Arduino-Esplora-from-C/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 08:12:41 PST
Putting Images on Your TinyScreen http://www.instructables.com/id/Putting-Images-on-Your-TinyScreen/
Putting Images on Your TinyScreen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/QVYO/I6RSYR7H/FDQQVYOI6RSYR7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/QVYO/I6RSYR7H/FDQQVYOI6RSYR7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/QVYO/I6RSYR7H/FDQQVYOI6RSYR7H.SMALL.gif TinyCircuits Have you purchased a TinyScreen and wanted to display an image or gif on it? Look no further! Here we will explain how to do this with relative ease! Downloads and Materials Materials Needed: TinyDuino Processor: link TinyScreen: link TinyShield USB: link TinyShield MicroSD: link ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 07:52:01 PST
Nestuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Nestuino/
Nestuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SMALL.jpg AdiM3 Based on Arduino DueInspired by NestFeature :Temperature and Humidity, Light Sensor,Smoke sensor, alarm, led, text indication and time display on LCD.Allow Bluetooth connection on Android device so you can read more detail and control an LED on the unit to on/off. LCD navigation buttons will give mo...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:23:43 PST
Servos pan and tilt with joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Servos-pan-and-tilt-with-joystick/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:05:06 PST
ARDUINO TIMELAPSE ROBOT DOLLY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-TIMELAPSE-ROBOT-DOLLY/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:40:36 PST
How to make an Arduino sound synthesizer with MIDI interface http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-sound-synthesizer-with-MIDI/
How to make an Arduino sound synthesizer with MIDI interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WZ15/I6RSOFY9/FZ3WZ15I6RSOFY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WZ15/I6RSOFY9/FZ3WZ15I6RSOFY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/WZ15/I6RSOFY9/FZ3WZ15I6RSOFY9.SMALL.jpg Cristhian180 With this synthesizer you can make Arduino reproduce totally customized waveforms. Due to the MIDI interface, it can be connected to any instrument which such feature and play it with the sound you want. Materials Arduino (in this case Arduino UNO) Instrument with MIDI interface Wire for connec...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:23:58 PST
Control an LED with PWM output http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-LED-with-PWM-output/
Control an LED with PWM output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SMALL.jpg dev.alessiobigini As you may have noticed in the Arduino board (Uno, Mega-etc.) Are present some PIN that have next a symbol like a wave.This symbol indicates that the output can also be used in "PWM" or "Pulse-width modulation".Using this function, it is possible to vary, for example, the frequency of switching on a...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:44:37 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-from-trees-And-using-this-power-to-collect-d/
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SMALL.jpg robinotics It is very well known that when putting a copper and a zinc rod into a potato, a voltage can be measured across the two rods, that is how the potato clock works. However we can take this idea further using a tree. As a tree has a higher volume than a potato, more energy can be transferred from the z...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:58:32 PST
Arduino Ethernet Web Server (HACKED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ethernet-Web-Server-HACKED/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:13:30 PST
5x5 LED Matrix Animations http://www.instructables.com/id/5x5-LED-Matrix-Animations/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:10:55 PST
Pet Deterrent - keep them away from those off limits areas http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Deterrent-keep-them-away-from-those-off-limits/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:52:13 PST
Smartify FRYEBO the Ikea Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartify-FRYEBO-the-Ikea-Lamp/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:28:16 PST
85Duino http://www.instructables.com/id/84Duino/
85Duino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I wanted to make a breakout board for my ATTiny85 that was similar to the the Arduino.The goal was to make a simple circuit that I could plug an ATTiny85 in to and then attach jumpers to a breadboard in the same way that you can with an Arduino Uno (or it's ilk). This, coupled with an AVRISP, would ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 03:17:21 PST
Multiple buttons with a single pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-buttons-with-a-single-pin/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:43:26 PST
Simple Dual Axis Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dual-Axis-Solar-Tracker/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:38:02 PST
Arduino Traffic Lights (ORIGINAL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Traffic-Lights-1/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 17:36:52 PST
Arduino PIR Sensor Alarm (SIMPLE VERSION) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PIR-Sensor-Alarm-SIMPLE-VERSION/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:38:26 PST
At Home simulator and alarm with "Arduino"/Atmega328 http://www.instructables.com/id/At-Home-simulator-and-alarm-with-ArduinoAtmega328/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:53:38 PST
Toy to Obstacle Avoider http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-to-Obstacle-Avoider/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:47:33 PST
Arduino heating fan controler + CO alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-heating-fan-controler-CO-alarm/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:43:26 PST
Sensorino wireless home lighting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensorino-wireless-home-lighting-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:36:42 PST
Kids 2 min timer for brushing teeth http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-2-min-timer-for-brushing-teeth/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:11:19 PST
Using the LM335 Temperature Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-LM335-Temperature-Sensor/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:39:32 PST
Cheap Computing: Arduino with TTL Serial http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Computing-Arduino-with-TTL-Serial/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:01:33 PST
Arduino Auto Watering Garden Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Auto-Watering-Garden-Project/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:42:53 PST
DIY write on plexiglass http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-write-on-plexiglass/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:25:50 PST
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-MP3-Player-Play-your-music-on-Arduino-via-Sm/
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SMALL.jpg Annikken This instructable is to build a simple MP3 player using a Sparkfun MP3 shield that connects to the Arduino. The Annikken Andee shield will be connected to an Android or iOS device can be used as a controller for the MP3 player. The MP3 player will be able to play/pause, skip and stop playback of son...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:17:13 PST
Launchpad MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/Launchpad-MIDI/
Launchpad MIDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SMALL.jpg juan_joset5 This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications . This project was made by Tomas and Juan Jose, students of this UniversityIt's a Launchpad based in Arduino Uno, transmitting midi commands to the PC...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:30:33 PST
Interface Lcd With Arduino Beginner Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Interface-Lcd-With-Arduino-Beginner-Guide/
Interface Lcd With Arduino Beginner Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/WKQC/I6NI538G/FD4WKQCI6NI538G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/WKQC/I6NI538G/FD4WKQCI6NI538G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/WKQC/I6NI538G/FD4WKQCI6NI538G.SMALL.jpg ujash patel Part to be Required1.JHD162A LCD2.Arduino board3. potentiometer4.jumper wiresWhat is LCD?LCD (liquid crystal display) is the technology used for displays in notebook and other smaller computers. Like light-emitting diode (LED) and gas-plasma technologies, LCDs allow displays to be much thinner than ...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:13:39 PST
Arduino RFID Lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Lock-box/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:28:56 PST
Solar Powered Arduino Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Arduino-Clock/
Solar Powered Arduino Clock! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Recently I've been interested in solar power and its applications.With the advancements in solar panel technology, solar panels have become much more efficient and cheap at the same time. However, they're still kinda expensive, so powering up an apartment with these stuff will set you back by hundre...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:25:23 PST
Clap activated LED strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-activated-LED-strip/
Clap activated LED strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SMALL.jpg CsabaP This Instructable shows you how to build a clap activated LED strip. The whole project is based on the Adafruit's Secret Knock Activated Drawer Lock, where the user can record a secret knock pattern which will open the lock inside the drawer. I thought that I could use this to siwtch an LED strip on...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:09:24 PST
R/C Car Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-Balancing-Robot/
R/C Car Balancing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SMALL.jpg Kaeru no Ojisan Hi! This is Kaeru no Ojisan.We can find many balancing robots (even with open-source code) in website.Then I have tried to find a balancing robot based on an actual automobile or a commercially-sold R/C car such as Tamiya R/C car. But I cannot find an appropriate one. So I have decided to make R/C C...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:57:32 PST
MIDI TO ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-TO-ARDUINO/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:44:01 PST
Arduino-Powered Iambic Morse Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Lambic-Morse-Key/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:31:45 PST
Playing music with Arduino's, the easy way http://www.instructables.com/id/Composing-music-for-Arduinos-the-easy-way/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 06:19:44 PST
Measure Temperature with Arduino Ethernet + DS18B20 + Thingspeak http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Temperature-with-Arduino-Ethernet-DS18B20-/
Measure Temperature with Arduino Ethernet + DS18B20 + Thingspeak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SMALL.jpg mohamant Hi all,Here I will let you know how to read temperature using DS180B20 sensor and Arduino Ethernet, and send the data to Thingspeak. You can access my Thingspeak page here:https://thingspeak.com/channels/25037I have utilized my old instructable arduino with the same temperature sensor, and I could r...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:57:15 PST
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/5-programs-12V-leds-Lights-Organ/
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SMALL.jpg udubinsky Soon to come our Purim party and as such we will need a light organ.Using an Arduino i made a 5 pre programmed, speed controlled, 4 12V leds (4-pack). These are the things you will need : Arduino pro mini (5v) or another arduino.Push buttonPotentiometer4 leds (regular)4 4-pack 12V ledssome wiresB...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:34:34 PST
Driving Two Seven Segment LED from Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-Two-Seven-Segment-LED-from-Arduino/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:46:34 PST
ATTiny85 5 LED POV http://www.instructables.com/id/ATTiny85-5-LED-POV/
ATTiny85 5 LED POV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/92FE/I6HSERH1/FOW92FEI6HSERH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/92FE/I6HSERH1/FOW92FEI6HSERH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/92FE/I6HSERH1/FOW92FEI6HSERH1.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I've been toying with the idea of making a POV toy for a while and I finally got around to doing it. This is a derivative work based on vishalpar's excellent ATTiny85 Display instructable. The main differences with my POV is that it is mounted on a PCB and is intended to be used by hand. I still hav...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 01:39:39 PST
Design a Custom Menu System-- Android/Arduino menus for Beginners -- Absolutely No Programming Required http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Custom-Menu-System-AndroidArduino-menus-f/
Design a Custom Menu System-- Android/Arduino menus for Beginners -- Absolutely No Programming Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SMALL.jpg drmpf IntroductionThis instructable shows you how use the free pfodDesigner available on GooglePlay to design an Android menu system with sub-menus for Arduino Compatible devices. The tutorial is suitable for complete beginners. No coding experience is required. This tutorial is also available at www.pfo...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:53:01 PST
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-sketch-for-a-retro-analogue-meter-graphic-/
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SMALL.jpg Bodmer Another sketch from my collection that may be of interest...Displaying small digital numbers of temperature and humidity etc on a tiny screen is not always the best way to show information. The old style analogue meters are better in some situations and are great for a quick visual check of a senso...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:51:28 PST
Arduino from Android over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-from-Android-over-Bluetooth/
Arduino from Android over Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SMALL.jpg braumeistersmith As my first instructable, I'd like to show how to connect to an arduino for I/O from an android device quickly and easily.For the following steps we'll need: An arduino compatible device An HC-05, HC-06 or similar bluetooth to serial module. Be sure to get one with the breakout board and the pin he...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:16:30 PST
LED traffic light + blink http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-traffic-light-blink/
LED traffic light + blink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/VMWN/I6HSAHWA/FMTVMWNI6HSAHWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/VMWN/I6HSAHWA/FMTVMWNI6HSAHWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/VMWN/I6HSAHWA/FMTVMWNI6HSAHWA.SMALL.jpg AhmedS17 It is a simple project for starters "like me".Parts List:1 x Arduino UNO3 x LEDs (Red,Green,Yellow)1 x 320 Ohm Resistor1 x push button1 x Jumper wires Code The code is very simpleit depends on debounce codeyou can check debounce code from arduinoexamplesdigitaldebounce. This is the circuit.an...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 03:34:42 PST
DIY Very Cheap Arduino 4-pin connector http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Very-Cheap-Arduino-4-pin-connector/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 03:10:46 PST
serial communication between android and arduino through laptop bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/serial-communication-between-android-and-arduino-t/
serial communication between android and arduino through laptop bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SMALL.jpg bhaskar4n About:This instructable is about serial communication between android and arduino through laptop built-in Bluetooth. i do not have separate Bluetooth module. so i have decided to use my laptop built-in Bluetooth for serial communication. Block diagram: How it works:1.first, the python file recei...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 20:18:32 PST
Arduino Wireless GSM Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wireless-GSM-Security-System/
Arduino Wireless GSM Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3OE4/I6GCW209/FHM3OE4I6GCW209.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3OE4/I6GCW209/FHM3OE4I6GCW209.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/3OE4/I6GCW209/FHM3OE4I6GCW209.SMALL.jpg Impetus37 Hi, here i will show you my gsm security system i made, you should have some experience with electronics beforehand. Feel free to modify this project in any way you like. All parts are bought from DX.com.The reason its wireles is so you dont have everything right behind the door, so for security rea...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 11:00:28 PST
Multi Sensors Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Sensors-Project/
Multi Sensors Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/UE6O/I6J7S1ZN/FVBUE6OI6J7S1ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/UE6O/I6J7S1ZN/FVBUE6OI6J7S1ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/UE6O/I6J7S1ZN/FVBUE6OI6J7S1ZN.SMALL.jpg dev.alessiobigini Hello everyone!In this tutorial I will explain how to create a project that includes many sensors and functions .The material we need is:– Arduino Uno– Breadboard– 12 LED – 3 resistors - 220Ohm – 2/3 resistors - 1KOhm – 1 photoresistor– 1 buzzer – 1 humidity and temp sensor DHT11 – 1 tilt sensor– 1 ...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:46:03 PST