Instructables: exploring - technology - art - arduino http://www.instructables.com Sat, 27 Aug 2016 01:32:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Pen holder Astromech Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/DeskTop-Astromech-Droid/
Pen holder Astromech Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/TM4X/IRHV0ZF4/FRITM4XIRHV0ZF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/TM4X/IRHV0ZF4/FRITM4XIRHV0ZF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/TM4X/IRHV0ZF4/FRITM4XIRHV0ZF4.SMALL.jpg AndroAnand Well, For any Space Exploration Journey, you need an Astromech Droid. So while you plan your trip to space from your workstation, its good to have a mini Droid on your desktop. It would provide you assistance and you could also get acquainted with it. You may think that these little bu...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 09:46:35 PDT
Neopixel Star Wars Starkiller Base Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Star-Wars-Starkiller-Base-Coffee-Table/
Neopixel Star Wars Starkiller Base Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Want.Need. Make. Use the Force. Did those Rebel bullies trounce your last superweapon? Make a new one, but bigger and better. After a hard day of intergalactic domination, you want to relax and have a place to put down your cup of coffee. Earl Grey, if that's your bag. Make this light up coffee ta...
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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:31:22 PDT
Hand Gesture Control: Movement of the physical and digital http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Gesture-Control-Movement-of-the-Physical-and-/
Hand Gesture Control: Movement of the physical and digital - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F9X/BCPJ/IQLIAVU5/F9XBCPJIQLIAVU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F9X/BCPJ/IQLIAVU5/F9XBCPJIQLIAVU5.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F9X/BCPJ/IQLIAVU5/F9XBCPJIQLIAVU5.SMALL.gif mrbuskirk93 Hey all, So I didn't know how to properly title this but basically, in this Instructable, I am going to show you how to move a pan and tilt servo with hand movements or gestures. Also, I am going to show you how attaching a BNO055 orientation sensor to the servos will also move the digital component...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 08:01:06 PDT
DIY The Sky follower lamp with polar alignment http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-the-Sky-Fallower-Lamp-With-Polar-Alignment/
DIY The Sky follower lamp with polar alignment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/VOLG/IRC71L3K/F74VOLGIRC71L3K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/VOLG/IRC71L3K/F74VOLGIRC71L3K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/VOLG/IRC71L3K/F74VOLGIRC71L3K.SMALL.gif josemauricio123 It all starts when you look at the night sky and all you can see are clouds! Needless to say, if you are a great night sky enthusiast, this is pretty frustating. To spend the entire night stargazing, admiring the plenitude of the thing that intrigues scientists and lovers since the beginning of ever...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 06:24:13 PDT
Acrylic record jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Record-Jukebox/
Acrylic record jukebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SMALL.jpg tinkrmind I really like the idea of vinyls, cassettes and CD's because a physical thing is tied to a piece of music. I wanted to take this idea into mp3 players and that is how this project came to be. When you slide in an acrylic 'record' on the music player, it turns on, recognizes the record and starts pl...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:19:06 PDT
Rainbow Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bike-Lights/
Rainbow Bike Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SMALL.jpg mr_fid Take one old bike and see what happens when you put lights in the wheels!This was a little experiment I tried with the help of my 12 year old niece Lydia and my much (much) older Sister Trish. The circuit Basically I wanted to treat myself to a new bike and so had no use for my old one (other tha...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 00:42:55 PDT
Egor V.1 Animatronic: basic, autonomous, low cost artificial character. http://www.instructables.com/id/Egor-V1-Animatronic-Basic-Autonomous-Low-Cost-Arti/
Egor V.1 Animatronic: basic, autonomous, low cost artificial character. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MHNL/ION6OWMN/FL5MHNLION6OWMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MHNL/ION6OWMN/FL5MHNLION6OWMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/MHNL/ION6OWMN/FL5MHNLION6OWMN.SMALL.jpg CStrathearn Bit About MEHi !! i'm Carl an animatronic practitioner and research academic, I am currently finishing a Masters scholarship in animatronic system development at UoH. This is a highly specialised and niche field of animation, it is also highly under theorised as a serious academic study as it is oft...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 05:28:18 PDT
Lampara Minecraft (Adafruit Gemma) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lampara-Minectaft-Adafruit-Gemma/
Lampara Minecraft (Adafruit Gemma) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/AV5T/IO6DWE8A/FZ0AV5TIO6DWE8A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/AV5T/IO6DWE8A/FZ0AV5TIO6DWE8A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/AV5T/IO6DWE8A/FZ0AV5TIO6DWE8A.SMALL.jpg tomasdecamino Esta es una lampara sencilla, inspirada en Minecraft. Es una lampara para niños que no les gusta la oscuridad en la noche. Es fácil de construir y de bajo costo Materiales Ocupamos: Material MDF para la pantallaAdafruit Gemma (https://www.adafruit.com/products/1222)Neopixel Jewel (https://www.ad...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 05:37:48 PDT
4xiDraw http://www.instructables.com/id/4xiDraw/
4xiDraw - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/GP1R/INF9ILI7/FEUGP1RINF9ILI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/GP1R/INF9ILI7/FEUGP1RINF9ILI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/GP1R/INF9ILI7/FEUGP1RINF9ILI7.SMALL.jpg misan This project was inspired by a commercial product called AxiDraw that I saw a video of recently from Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories. It was a combination of reasons that made me consider to do it myself, cost, availability and customs playing a role in the equation (that, and having a 3D printer a...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:01:07 PDT
A Levitating Sphere Rotates Glows and Blinks with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Levitating-Sphere-Rotates-Glows-and-Blinks-With-/
A Levitating Sphere Rotates Glows and Blinks with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ZKAJ/IN969Z60/FRAZKAJIN969Z60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ZKAJ/IN969Z60/FRAZKAJIN969Z60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/ZKAJ/IN969Z60/FRAZKAJIN969Z60.SMALL.jpg ArduinoDeXXX A levitating little Death Star in Instructables invited me to the new project with Arduino. Three policies were decided and kept to differentiate it from the forerunner. Do it myself with no (or less) ready-made. Keep rotating. ...
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 01:23:26 PDT
Arduinoで作る浮遊光球 http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Levitating-Sphere-Rotates-Glows-and-Blinks-in-JP/
Arduinoで作る浮遊光球 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/3USQ/IN9479BF/FTT3USQIN9479BF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/3USQ/IN9479BF/FTT3USQIN9479BF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/3USQ/IN9479BF/FTT3USQIN9479BF.SMALL.jpg ArduinoDeXXX Instructablesに 「Levitating Death Star」 という記事があります。市販の浮遊地球儀を使って、「デス・スター」の模型を作ったものです。美しいビジュアルもさることながら、使用した地球儀に関心をそそられました。そこで早速、永久磁石を複数使って静的な浮上を試してみたのですが、これは難しいことが分かりました(*)。(*)Webで調べると、この困難は「アーンショウの定理」(参考A、参考B)で保証されているようです。一方で、この定理の間隙を縫った知育玩具もあるようです(参考C)。そこで、電磁石とArduinoを使って新たな工作を行うことにしました。上記の記事と差異は下記の3...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 08:52:23 PDT
Egor V.2 - Robo-Animatronic http://www.instructables.com/id/Egor-V2-Robo-Animatronic/
Egor V.2 - Robo-Animatronic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/AFPB/IMHYSYUN/FSTAFPBIMHYSYUN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/AFPB/IMHYSYUN/FSTAFPBIMHYSYUN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FST/AFPB/IMHYSYUN/FSTAFPBIMHYSYUN.SMALL.jpg CStrathearn Egor V.2 - Robo-Animatronic (Carl Strathearn University of Huddersfield: Multimedia Design 2013-14) Actulatiy and Artificiality (Egor v.2) The title of my final year Multimedia Design project (Actuality and Artificiality) is an adaptation of the post-modernist philosopher Jean Baudrillard’s ideol...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 06:40:01 PDT
SoundWave printer http://www.instructables.com/id/SoundWave-Printer/
SoundWave printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/86SS/ILV8DZCX/FMC86SSILV8DZCX.SMALL.jpg cinezaster Have you ever wondered what sound waves would look like. Yes, we all know what a wave looks like. But if you asked me what a 400Hz looks like, I would probably draw a sine wave on a piece of paper and that would be it. I might calculate the length of the wave and tell you that it is 850mm. The veloc...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 07:22:32 PDT
Really Big Keyboard for Public Typing http://www.instructables.com/id/Really-Big-Keyboard-for-Public-Typing/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 16:17:31 PST
Makeymakey hacked turntable http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeymakey-Hacked-Turntable/
Makeymakey hacked turntable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/F22K/IK77IVO1/FS8F22KIK77IVO1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/F22K/IK77IVO1/FS8F22KIK77IVO1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/F22K/IK77IVO1/FS8F22KIK77IVO1.SMALL.jpg billytypewhite turn your old record player into a midi controller/ loop pedal/ intsrumenty thingy with very basic technical knowledge and a cheap budget.things you will need one Makeymakeya laptop a fairly sturdy but bendable copper rod thin copper wire a brass or copper brusha drillsmall copper platesoldering iro...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 03:44:13 PST
Shadow Effect Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Effect-Night-Lamp/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:00:40 PST
Beginning Processing - the Temperature Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginning-Processing-the-Temperature-Visualizer/
Beginning Processing - the Temperature Visualizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SMALL.jpg aakash3 The Processing programming language, in very simple terms, is pure madness! If you find that hard to believe, a visit to the Official Processing Exhibition page will surely make you think otherwise. Initially developed by Ben Fry and Casey Reas at the MIT Media Lab, the Java-based visual programming...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:45:48 PST
Marathon Man - Director's Cut http://www.instructables.com/id/Marathon-Man-Directors-Cut/
Marathon Man - Director's Cut - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/N8CU/IIUOOSSF/FW4N8CUIIUOOSSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/N8CU/IIUOOSSF/FW4N8CUIIUOOSSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/N8CU/IIUOOSSF/FW4N8CUIIUOOSSF.SMALL.jpg ThomasK19 Did you ever wish to make a movie but don't have the budget of George Lucas? Well, here's what you can do with little money in your pocket.Note: the vintage flickering in the video is caused by the interference of the camera taking the movie and the actual production speed which differ slightly from...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 06:04:15 PST
Photograph Water Splashes http://www.instructables.com/id/Photograph-Water-Splashes/
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 16:27:53 PST
Josephine the Music Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Josephine-the-Music-Machine/
Josephine the Music Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SMALL.jpg jdizz-16 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse-Art at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse-art.com). Josephine is a mid-size MP3 player and light show machine. For Josephine we started with a 3D printed housing unit for all of our electronics. W...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:24:58 PST
Formless Beings of Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Formless-Beings-of-Light/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:03:24 PST
The Disruption Application http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Disruption-Application/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 09:38:59 PST
Bedfellow Robot Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedfellow-Robot-Bed/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 12:22:38 PDT
DIY a Retro Wooden Lamp with BBG http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Retro-Wooden-Lamp-with-BBG/
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 02:30:54 PDT
Car Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Case-Mod/
Car Case Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SMALL.jpg RicardoB5 I made this casemod for a school project. Although the car already have one year and the computer components three , I share with you the result.The first step: Disassembly and planing Everything was dismantled and carefully planned . The standart motherboard, ATX, would not fit inside the car so...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:53:58 PDT
Rainbow LOVE Marquee http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-LOVE-Marquee/
Rainbow LOVE Marquee - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TA61/IBTF7M2C/FWETA61IBTF7M2C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TA61/IBTF7M2C/FWETA61IBTF7M2C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/TA61/IBTF7M2C/FWETA61IBTF7M2C.SMALL.jpg boscopsoultrane I'm getting married at the end of the month and I wanted to do something electrical and magical for my gal for a centerpiece of the table. Since we are getting married just blocks from Philadelphia's "Love Park" i decided to take the iconic statue and transform it into marquee letters with pixel led...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 10:10:43 PDT
Sonifying Capacitive Data Over Serial Port with Teensy and SuperCollider (OSX and Linux) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonifying-capacitive-serial-data-with-Teensy-and-S/
Sonifying Capacitive Data Over Serial Port with Teensy and SuperCollider (OSX and Linux) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/CMK9/IC5C8Z4T/F3ECMK9IC5C8Z4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/CMK9/IC5C8Z4T/F3ECMK9IC5C8Z4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/CMK9/IC5C8Z4T/F3ECMK9IC5C8Z4T.SMALL.jpg ceremona If you are unable to part with the $600 dollars needed to buy MaxMSP (and your free 30 days have expired) there aren't many free alternatives that can compete with the same level of sound quality as MaxMSP. Fortunately, this is an area where SuperCollider shines, and it's OpenSource! This Instruc...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 08:56:22 PDT
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-sort-of-palatable-music-with-an-X-Band-moti/
Making sort of palatable music with an X-Band motion sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/D6EE/IATHFF62/F2PD6EEIATHFF62.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman Making music with an X-Band radar, hmmm... wouldn't that be more fun than one person should be allowed to have? It's not that hard these days, with the right tools of course. As you can see in the image that accompanies this intro, we'll use an X-Band motion sensor by www.parallax.com. In the next s...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:38:38 PDT
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pier-9-AiR-inside-the-box-how-to-etch-and-display-/
(Pier 9 AiR) inside the box (how to etch and display multiple drawings on transparent acrylic) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7GMH/IAQMJ2BA/FPM7GMHIAQMJ2BA.SMALL.jpg steflenk Consider the motto think outside the box. "Live outside the box." "Do something outside the box."Outside the box. A pithy little phrase implying that everything interesting exists beyond us, beyond everyday life, beyond what's already there in our heads. What about inside the box, I thought.For my m...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:21:06 PDT
Controlling a MIDI CC in Ableton Live with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-MIDI-CC-in-Ableton-Live-with-an-Ardu/
Controlling a MIDI CC in Ableton Live with an Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/NEFR/IAMCT2CH/F9VNEFRIAMCT2CH.SMALL.jpg hzimmerman In this instructable we will use a potentiometer on an Arduino Uno to control a MIDI CC in Ableton Live. A MIDI CC stands for Continuous Controller, i.e. a number in the range from 0 to 127 inclusive to modulate something with. In the youtube I made for this intro you can see and hear that we modula...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 14:54:49 PDT
BOOGIE BOX: The Electromagnetic Dance Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/BOOGIE-BOX-The-Electromagnetic-Dancer/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 01:34:33 PDT
Augmented Reality using Unity3D, Vuforia and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-using-Unity3D-Vuforia-and-Arduin/
Augmented Reality using Unity3D, Vuforia and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IAC7/IA5IY4G6/F2PIAC7IA5IY4G6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IAC7/IA5IY4G6/F2PIAC7IA5IY4G6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/IAC7/IA5IY4G6/F2PIAC7IA5IY4G6.SMALL.jpg hypnotistas For more Augmented Reality tutorials please visit here:1. http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality...2. http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-...3. http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-...4. http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-...5. http://www.instruc...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:24:01 PDT
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Huge-Baymax-LED-Halftone-Wall-Art/
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SMALL.jpg Mr Hades A 2 ft x 3 ft floating piece of wall art, featuring 2 versions of Baymax, from the Disney movie Big Hero 6. There's a small version of Baymax without his armor, and then a large, halftoned version of Baymax in full armor. The entire design is LED backlit, using an RGB LED strip.The project is expect...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:08:07 PDT
Kinetic light work with servo-controlled laser modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinetic-light-work-with-servo-controlled-laser-mod/
Kinetic light work with servo-controlled laser modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/B91K/I9UE79BU/FSFB91KI9UE79BU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/B91K/I9UE79BU/FSFB91KI9UE79BU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/B91K/I9UE79BU/FSFB91KI9UE79BU.SMALL.jpg rotormind This describes how I built the Laser Fan, an interactive kinetic artwork using servos and lasers. This was my first piece completed for my Pier 9 residency, and I'm pretty pleased with how it turned out! The active elements of the Laser Fan consists of eight servos that individually steer laser mo...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 19:25:28 PDT
Making a Polargraph http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Polargraph/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 22:40:27 PDT
Laser Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Painting/
Laser Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales Imagine being able to paint anywhere and on any surface, no matter how big the canvas is or how far it seems to be! This robotic controlled laser lets turn any landscapes into canvas. Please be responsible while using lasers, never point them at people or animals. Also be aware that people can rea...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 20:55:31 PDT
Hamsterloop http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamsterloop/
Hamsterloop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/5QQ1/I95GTL28/FEO5QQ1I95GTL28.SMALL.jpg dcolemans Want to get your hamster from one end of his cage to the other in milliseconds? Here's what you need. And all for the cost and complexity of a new Ferrari. The idea of a Hyper-loop, propelling people at high speed between San Francisco & LA in 1/2 hour, caught my attention. So as a Hyper-l...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 18:45:00 PDT
Lights and a City-scape Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Lights-and-a-City-scape-Painting/
Lights and a City-scape Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6QWP/I92LX9DR/FIA6QWPI92LX9DR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6QWP/I92LX9DR/FIA6QWPI92LX9DR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/6QWP/I92LX9DR/FIA6QWPI92LX9DR.SMALL.jpg amberleycwallace So this project incorporates art and technology. This Instructable shows how to sew LEDs and neopixels into canvas and paint a city-scape that ties in to the use of lights. Full instructions First thing is first, materials: You will need a Gemma, aLillypad, seven Neopixels, and twenty-one LEDs (I...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 22:26:04 PDT
Distance sensing articulated structure http://www.instructables.com/id/Distance-sensing-articulated-structure/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:03:50 PDT
It s the Rich man’s world http://www.instructables.com/id/It-s-the-Rich-mans-world/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:31:50 PDT
Interactive sculpture : Heart Dialogue http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-sculpture-Heart-Dialogue/
Interactive sculpture : Heart Dialogue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/O7DR/I6AVNC8Z/FNBO7DRI6AVNC8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/O7DR/I6AVNC8Z/FNBO7DRI6AVNC8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/O7DR/I6AVNC8Z/FNBO7DRI6AVNC8Z.SMALL.jpg anaisafranco Heart dialogue is a sensitive object that follows the heart beat of the person who places its finger on it. The piece aims to bring closer the heart beating to the user. Our heart is beating 24 hours a day and is what make us alive. The piece is a way to materialize and bring to life this simple but...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:26:23 PST
Interactive sculpture : Externalizing Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Externalizing-Data/
Interactive sculpture : Externalizing Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/H314/I697TLC2/FBBH314I697TLC2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/H314/I697TLC2/FBBH314I697TLC2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/H314/I697TLC2/FBBH314I697TLC2.SMALL.jpg anaisafranco Externalizing Data is a sensitive sculpture that performs lights and sound when feeling presence of people.It was developed during the The School of Machines, 2014 in Berlin. Machines provided by Fablab Berlin.The music was done by Chicks on Speed. Modeling the head I want a shape that reminds a...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 05:48:34 PST
Interactive sculpture (Talking double head by touching plasma ball) http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-sculpture-Confusion-piece/
Interactive sculpture (Talking double head by touching plasma ball) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M9UT/I697TN6G/F8WM9UTI697TN6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M9UT/I697TN6G/F8WM9UTI697TN6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/M9UT/I697TN6G/F8WM9UTI697TN6G.SMALL.jpg anaisafranco Hello,I am going to show the process of doing Confusion, an emotional sculpture in form of a head with two faces that talks confusions with the spectator when someone touches it´s neurotic brain, by touching it immediately starts sharing its confusion thoughts with you.The sculpture is made with tra...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:50:10 PST
What You Make of It: A Kinetic Light Art Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Poetry-with-Light-and-Mirrors/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:03:06 PST
Ripple Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Ripple-Shoe/
Ripple Shoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/WO48/I4IWVAVC/FO5WO48I4IWVAVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/WO48/I4IWVAVC/FO5WO48I4IWVAVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/WO48/I4IWVAVC/FO5WO48I4IWVAVC.SMALL.jpg rachel_yalisove The difference between any two people's shoes seems menial despite the distinct and separate courses of their lives. Shoes are treated as strangely impersonal when they are a loyal constant, wearing and conforming to the foot incrementally with each step. Observing each step taken is a means to han...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 02:51:48 PST
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' http://www.instructables.com/id/Tina-Piraccis-Making-Hands/
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SMALL.jpg tpiracci This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).This project, Making Hands, is a recreation of M.C. Escher's Drawing Hands. Instead of graphite drawing as seen in the photo, I have created a sculpture o...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:43:22 PST
Biofeedback Cinema http://www.instructables.com/id/Biofeedback-Cinema/
Biofeedback Cinema - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/QXIL/I36LESKY/FSSQXILI36LESKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/QXIL/I36LESKY/FSSQXILI36LESKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/QXIL/I36LESKY/FSSQXILI36LESKY.SMALL.jpg PrivateHQ Project Author Jessica Ann http://jessicaann.info.Collaborators Gregory Hough http://goo.gl/I4yjYI Salud Lopez http://saludlopez.net Pedro Peira http://festimania.comAboutAn experimental video capture system that connects a participant's brain to camera functions via a Neurosky Mindwa...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:15:44 PST
Auto Photobooth w/ Music & Bubbles - Makey Makey + Arduino + Javascript + PHP + Magic http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Photobooth-w-Music-Bubbles-Makey-Makey-Arduin/
Auto Photobooth w/ Music & Bubbles - Makey Makey + Arduino + Javascript + PHP + Magic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/DLF7/I34E5DN0/F01DLF7I34E5DN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/DLF7/I34E5DN0/F01DLF7I34E5DN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/DLF7/I34E5DN0/F01DLF7I34E5DN0.SMALL.jpg AldoPadilla We made an installation for a Virginia Is For All Lovers project, http://VAisForAllLovers.com .It is made up of a Makey Makey, Arduino, and Code primarily, with some supplemental parts like music and bubbles.The installation is to celebrate the diversity and human connection between all people of ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 14:45:56 PST
Interactive Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-1-Interactive-Painting/
Interactive Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/XDBB/I35RC7B9/FM1XDBBI35RC7B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/XDBB/I35RC7B9/FM1XDBBI35RC7B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/XDBB/I35RC7B9/FM1XDBBI35RC7B9.SMALL.jpg zemul Step 1I did Illustration on Adobe Illustrator,after I print it on wood A4 format with laser cut printerAfter printing my illustration I get a conductive paint and I paint the black parts of illustration which will be touchable for music !And after waiting 3 hours for drying the conductive paint St...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 06:42:30 PST
Dire Bomb-like Timer (v2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bomb-like-Timer-V2/
Dire Bomb-like Timer (v2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/V8HK/I2S6PJT7/FFZV8HKI2S6PJT7.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 This is my second version bomb-like timer. I used Arduino UNO board, programmed it to be able to switch on, switch off any high voltage household appliance, It includes two sets of time you can play around with, Of course you can always alter it from your code to 3 or more . Other than its timer fu...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:02:25 PST