Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Oct 2014 07:36:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 1600X Current Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/1600X-Current-Amplifier/
1600X Current Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XR84/I0R0VW0X/F1XXR84I0R0VW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XR84/I0R0VW0X/F1XXR84I0R0VW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/XR84/I0R0VW0X/F1XXR84I0R0VW0X.SMALL.jpg Robotix_au This is a simple device with just 3 components that amplifies currents 1600 times, It uses a neat trick of a transistor amplifying another transistor, otherwise known as the Darlington pair to amplify the MINISCULE current flowing between a persons finger and the ground sufficiently to light a 3mm L...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 02:05:12 PDT
DemUino2 http://www.instructables.com/id/DemUino2/
DemUino2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/LMZC/I0R0VVT8/FNOLMZCI0R0VVT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/LMZC/I0R0VVT8/FNOLMZCI0R0VVT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/LMZC/I0R0VVT8/FNOLMZCI0R0VVT8.SMALL.jpg demeterart DemUino 2An Arduino/Sanguino Inspired Computer by DemeterArt ( with floating point number support & RPN )DISCLAIMERI can not be held responsible for any damage, either to yourself, others or equipment by anyone reading this document and then trying to replicate my efforts.ACKNOWLEDGEMENT Let me stat...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 01:55:32 PDT
Come Home! Connecting Distant Spaces EASILY over Web http://www.instructables.com/id/Come-Home-Connecting-Distant-Spaces-via-Arduino-Ca/
Come Home! Connecting Distant Spaces EASILY over Web - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/YK6L/I0R0TWE7/FO1YK6LI0R0TWE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/YK6L/I0R0TWE7/FO1YK6LI0R0TWE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/YK6L/I0R0TWE7/FO1YK6LI0R0TWE7.SMALL.jpg Snax_and_Macs "Come Home" Connecting Distant Spaces from Joselyn Neon McDonald on Vimeo.Can you believe that we live in an age where you can touch an object (any object - if it has metal on it) and a light will turn on in your loved-one's space - even if they live in a different city, state, or country!? You cou...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 15:01:27 PDT
Voice Recognition made easy - Speak to your Arduino Serial Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Recognition-made-easy-Speak-to-your-Arduino-/
Voice Recognition made easy - Speak to your Arduino Serial Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/IXB3/I0PYVF5U/FMTIXB3I0PYVF5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/IXB3/I0PYVF5U/FMTIXB3I0PYVF5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/IXB3/I0PYVF5U/FMTIXB3I0PYVF5U.SMALL.jpg ram mere Why using voice recognition shield while you have this feature from your smartphone (Android). In this tutorial you will know how easy to use Voice Recognition to Send Voice commands to your Arduino using BlueAct app .You may have used the voice commands before.However,the app provide other advantag...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:43:52 PDT
Arduino Mains Failure Battery Backup Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mains-Failure-Battery-Backup-Circuit/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:23:09 PDT
DIY Speaker - Make your own salt shaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Speaker-Make-your-own-salt-shaker/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:14:25 PDT
Make an Arduino Mega shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Arduino-Mega-shield/
Make an Arduino Mega shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/V2Q8/I0NOLD8E/F2HV2Q8I0NOLD8E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/V2Q8/I0NOLD8E/F2HV2Q8I0NOLD8E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/V2Q8/I0NOLD8E/F2HV2Q8I0NOLD8E.SMALL.jpg DavidW10 The Arduino platform offers a powerful suite of tools to make interactive electronic devices. For many projects, wiring up a breadboard is all that is needed. But if you have more ambitious plans for developing your device, you may need to build the circuit on a printed circuit board. In this Instru...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:13:51 PDT
Arduinolyzer.js: Turn your Arduino into a Logic Analyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinolyzerjs-Turn-your-Arduino-into-a-Logic-Anal/
Arduinolyzer.js: Turn your Arduino into a Logic Analyzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6BB6/I0NOLBKE/FXF6BB6I0NOLBKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6BB6/I0NOLBKE/FXF6BB6I0NOLBKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/6BB6/I0NOLBKE/FXF6BB6I0NOLBKE.SMALL.jpg ptorelli When I worked at Intel as a hardware designer, I used a logic analyzer to debug microprocessors and chipsets. A logic analyzer is a machine that connects to your circuit and converts what's happening in the circuit into a waveform on a screen. It lets you visually inspect how different parts of the ...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:59:44 PDT
SD to RS232 for DemUino http://www.instructables.com/id/SD-to-RS232-for-DemUino/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:17:44 PDT
Alphanumeric laser projector with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alphanumeric-laser-projector-with-arduino/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:17:10 PDT
VERY SIMPLY RELAY AND ARDUINO PROJECT http://www.instructables.com/id/VERY-SIMPLY-REALY-AND-ARDUINO-PROJECT/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:05:16 PDT
Trampolino - automatic liquid pouring system http://www.instructables.com/id/Trampolino-automatic-liquid-pouring-system/
Trampolino - automatic liquid pouring system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/IO8X/I0NWJWZ3/FPCIO8XI0NWJWZ3.SMALL.jpg darksmo Trampolino is an open source and open hardware project. You can use it to pour water into a plant vase at a specific time for example. The project is described also at http://darksmo.github.io/arduino-trampolino/ .FeaturesManual liquid pouringFill up your desired quantity of liquid directly through ...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:44:29 PDT
Switch for Arduino (Sugru Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-for-Arduino-Sugru-Project/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:31:44 PDT
LDR Object Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/LDR-Object-Counter/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:36:55 PDT
Control Unity3d By Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Unity3d-By-Arduino/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:00:27 PDT
Arduino RC Circuit: PWM to analog DC http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RC-Circuit-PWM-to-analog-DC/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 17:21:05 PDT
Arduino keychain camera modify to motion detect camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-keychain-camera-motion-detect-cam-hack/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:22:11 PDT
Force sensitive resistor activated led http://www.instructables.com/id/Force-sensitive-resistor-activated-led/
Force sensitive resistor activated led - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SMALL.jpg Shade x Legend Hey Guys! We are going to be using a fsr to turn an led on and change the brightness. You are going to need:-FSR http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00B887CLS/ref=oh...-arduino uno-LED-breadboard-jumper wires Setting up the circuit first put the fsr anywhere in the breadboard. the put to jumper wi...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:09:22 PDT
Blinking, music playing Death Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Death-Star/
Blinking, music playing Death Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IYNJ/I0HYSI5H/FGWIYNJI0HYSI5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IYNJ/I0HYSI5H/FGWIYNJI0HYSI5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IYNJ/I0HYSI5H/FGWIYNJI0HYSI5H.SMALL.jpg simsalapim The Death Star featured in Star Wars is one of the coolest super weapons to ever spawn from human fantasy.If you don’t agree, just look at this GIF until you’re fully converted to a Death Star fan. Take your time. Let it loop until you love:The only problem is that building an actual Death Star woul...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:49:06 PDT
SIMPLE RGB LED ARDUINO PROJRCT http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-RGB-LED-ARDUINO-PROJRCT/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:45:55 PDT
Mini Motor shield for arduino breadboard test http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Motor-shield-for-arduino-breadboard-test/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:25:45 PDT
Arduino Measuring Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Measuring-Tape/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:01:45 PDT
Arduino Mini Spotlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Spotlight/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:10:59 PDT
Open Sesame! Arduino RFID lock and automations http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Sesame-Arduino-RFID-lock-and-automations/
Open Sesame! Arduino RFID lock and automations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/BQUD/I0HYSS9D/FSEBQUDI0HYSS9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/BQUD/I0HYSS9D/FSEBQUDI0HYSS9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/BQUD/I0HYSS9D/FSEBQUDI0HYSS9D.SMALL.jpg DavidBlat I’ve recently moved to a new house in the countryside, and boy I never knew how dark it could get! Or how many weird, scary sounds you can hear without the city noise around. To distract myself from remembering childhood ghost stories and feel a little safer to boot, I decided to try and equip my h...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:17:25 PDT
World wide switch http://www.instructables.com/id/World-wide-switch/
World wide switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/MU43/I0HYVSM2/FEPMU43I0HYVSM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/MU43/I0HYVSM2/FEPMU43I0HYVSM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/MU43/I0HYVSM2/FEPMU43I0HYVSM2.SMALL.jpg Hackerstore This shows you how I made my remote switch that I use to switch on my PC at home while I'm not there, using an Android app.My PC at home is off when I'm away but sometimes I need a file from it or I want to access it with RDP remotely. I use a home made Android app to switch on my PC remotely. The P...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:14:36 PDT
Radioshack DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Radioshack-DIY/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKQ/GDSA/I0HYPRTL/FKQGDSAI0HYPRTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKQ/GDSA/I0HYPRTL/FKQGDSAI0HYPRTL.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FKQ/GDSA/I0HYPRTL/FKQGDSAI0HYPRTL.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura We've partnered with RadioShack once again to share awesome content from across Instructables.The projects in this hub demonstrate some of the cool capabilities of RadioShack Parts, and get you inspired to make your own awesome tech projects.Got an idea for a Remote Control or Battery Powered projec...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:23:18 PDT
Using PCF8574 backpacks with LCDs and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-PCF8574-backpacks-with-LCD-modules-and-Ardui/
Using PCF8574 backpacks with LCDs and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/640E/I0HYPO3I/FEV640EI0HYPO3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/640E/I0HYPO3I/FEV640EI0HYPO3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/640E/I0HYPO3I/FEV640EI0HYPO3I.SMALL.jpg tronixlabs Introduction Using LCD modules with your Arduino is popular, however the amount of wiring requires time and patience to wire it up correctly - and also uses a lot of digital output pins. That's why we love these serial backpack modules - they're fitted to the back of your LCD module and allows conne...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:58:04 PDT
Lumo-Personalized Mood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumo-Personalized-Mood-Lamp/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:51:13 PDT
arduino nano 7segment 4digit display ping sensor by sarigiannis http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-nano-7segment-4digit-display-ping-sensor-b/
arduino nano 7segment 4digit display ping sensor by sarigiannis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VDO7/I0HYO2TB/FQGVDO7I0HYO2TB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VDO7/I0HYO2TB/FQGVDO7I0HYO2TB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VDO7/I0HYO2TB/FQGVDO7I0HYO2TB.SMALL.jpg masdsaris in this instructable we connect the arduino nano to a ping sensor and we export the results to a 7 segment 4 digit display. Gather all the parts you need 1 - breadboard2 - jumper wires3 - arduino nano v34 - ping sensor5 - 7 segment decoder ( could be 74ls47 or cmos 4511)6 - 7 segment display comm...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:02:53 PDT
Google Earth controlled by Accelerometer(MPU-6050) http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Earth-controlled-by-AccelerometerMPU-6050-6051/
Google Earth controlled by Accelerometer(MPU-6050) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z573/I0HYO867/F4PZ573I0HYO867.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z573/I0HYO867/F4PZ573I0HYO867.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z573/I0HYO867/F4PZ573I0HYO867.SMALL.jpg mikilabo Recently, I bought a 3-axis gyroscope and accelerometer called “MPU-6050” from Amazon. It cost $5. When I was researching applications of “Leap Motion,” I found many demo programs which can control Google Earth through Leap Motion. I tried to use MPU-6050 to control Google Earth in this project. A...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:46:00 PDT
Electric unicycle Arduino DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-unicycle-Arduino-DIY/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:39:51 PDT
Darkness Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Darkness-Sensor/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:44:12 PDT
Draw It Yourself - MIDI controller with conductive ink http://www.instructables.com/id/Draw-It-Yourself/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:56:05 PDT
Ardu-Lazy: Turn off the lights with a laser pointer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ardu-Lazy-Turn-off-the-lights-with-a-laser-pointer/
Ardu-Lazy: Turn off the lights with a laser pointer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/CT08/I0ENNF69/FI3CT08I0ENNF69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/CT08/I0ENNF69/FI3CT08I0ENNF69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/CT08/I0ENNF69/FI3CT08I0ENNF69.SMALL.jpg jcastrillon restrepo Hi!This is my first instructable and i tought of doing it about a thing i did a while ago. First i would like to give you a general overview of the project: Its basically a photoresistor which gives a signal to arduino when the laser is pointed at it, and arduino "orders" a servo-motor to move and t...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:12:08 PDT
Control an Arduino with your iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Arduino-with-iPhone/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:03:01 PDT
Multi-Coloured Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Coloured-Led/
Multi-Coloured Led - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IEKQ/I0HYNY2S/F2PIEKQI0HYNY2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IEKQ/I0HYNY2S/F2PIEKQI0HYNY2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IEKQ/I0HYNY2S/F2PIEKQI0HYNY2S.SMALL.jpg Multiplatform gaming Hello, Tom here from Multiplatform Gaming.I recently bought a kit from sain smart that contained a load of goodies to do with technology, that can be found here: http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/SainSmart-Starter-Kit-S...It is a great deal and I cant really recommend anything else. Sainsmart delivers a ve...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:41:36 PDT
Arduino Cool http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Cool/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/E3QO/I0ENKA4Y/FIFE3QOI0ENKA4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/E3QO/I0ENKA4Y/FIFE3QOI0ENKA4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/E3QO/I0ENKA4Y/FIFE3QOI0ENKA4Y.SMALL.jpg denis74hd Intermediate Arduino: Inputs and Outputs I2C between Arduino's DIY littleBits Building an ISP Shield for Arduino Comprehensive Guide to Electronic Breadboards: A Meta Instructable Dot Matrix Printer from a CD/DVD Reader with Arduino Salvaging Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs)...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 04:57:40 PDT
Lilypad Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Lilypad-Projects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FBL/3NX3/I0DOH53Q/FBL3NX3I0DOH53Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FBL/3NX3/I0DOH53Q/FBL3NX3I0DOH53Q.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FBL/3NX3/I0DOH53Q/FBL3NX3I0DOH53Q.SMALL.jpg fireezdragon Snapable Lilypads LilyPad Arduino Totoro Plush with Umbrella LilyPad Arduino Blinking Bike Safety Patch How to make a LilyPad Arduino LED skirt Skirt Full of Stars - Motion reactive skirt with fiber optics LilyPad Arduino Sensor Demo Mat
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:29:53 PDT
Automated Gyro Wheel Toy (version 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Gyro-Wheel-version-2/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:08:22 PDT
Arduino TFT Color Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TFT-Color-Clock/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:28:45 PDT
Starry Night Ceiling Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Night-Ceiling-Tiles/
Starry Night Ceiling Tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/YYWO/I0DOG87Q/FFTYYWOI0DOG87Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/YYWO/I0DOG87Q/FFTYYWOI0DOG87Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/YYWO/I0DOG87Q/FFTYYWOI0DOG87Q.SMALL.jpg enelson8 Hello! Are you ready to witness my biggest project yet?? Well lets get started!It all started up in Utah, (I was visiting some friends) and the sky looked so beautiful compared to the star-less sky down south. So instead of creating my own stars I created my own stars! Confused? lets take a closer l...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:06:21 PDT
How to make an auto-brewing coffee maker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-auto-brewing-coffee-maker/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:40:26 PDT
How to Use a Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Relay/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:24:08 PDT
Arduino: LED fading http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-fading/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:01:45 PDT
DIY Omni wheels robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Omni-wheels-robot/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:36:03 PDT
REMIX - Simple Arduino Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/REMIX-Simple-Arduino-Keypad/
REMIX - Simple Arduino Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c This is a REMIX of gtr_stitch's Arduino Keypad. This is a simple keypad to use for just a few buttons There are Arduino libraries available for using an actual keypad. I made a few modifications of the original author's project. I omitted the LCD and only used 4 button switches.I aim to use this...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:25:30 PDT
First step to your smarthome with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/First-step-to-smarthome-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:23:02 PDT
Arduino Based Disco Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Disco-Lights/
Arduino Based Disco Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/00VZ/I0A54REO/FF500VZI0A54REO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/00VZ/I0A54REO/FF500VZI0A54REO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/00VZ/I0A54REO/FF500VZI0A54REO.SMALL.jpg hyperrobotix This tutorial demonstrate the basics of Arduino with using two led lights which blink sequentially. Parts Required You will require the following parts :---1) Arduino Uno ( You can use any version of Arduino )2) 2 Led's3)Breadboard4) Breadboard Wires5) Wire Stripper About Fixing Led's The Led ...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:08:14 PDT
Arduino RFID and/or QR code Windows login http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-and-QR-code-Windows-login/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:07:14 PDT
Geekcon X munchies quicksorter http://www.instructables.com/id/Geekcon-X-munchies-sorter/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:39:32 PDT