Instructables: exploring - technology - el-wire - elwire http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:22:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 January 2014 Build Night: EL Wire Nixie Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/January-2014-Build-Night-EL-Wire-Nixie-Tube/
January 2014 Build Night: EL Wire Nixie Tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/84C3/HS0D05D9/FUQ84C3HS0D05D9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/84C3/HS0D05D9/FUQ84C3HS0D05D9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/84C3/HS0D05D9/FUQ84C3HS0D05D9.SMALL.jpg marty_vance Let's call this the EL-ixie tube for short.  This is one of H3 Laboratories' entries in the January 2014 Build Night With CoolNeon. For those that don't know, see Nixie Tube is a vacuum tube primarily used in Russia and Eastern Europe to display a digit (usually), the same purpose as a 7 segment LE...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 15:51:24 PST
Dimming EL wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Dimming-EL-wire/
Dimming EL wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/A3U0/HMMF94CH/FLBA3U0HMMF94CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/A3U0/HMMF94CH/FLBA3U0HMMF94CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/A3U0/HMMF94CH/FLBA3U0HMMF94CH.SMALL.jpg rikkkurd Electroluminescent wire is a thin copper wire coated in a phosphor, which glows when an alternating current (100V) is applied. Unlike a LED strip it’s not a series of point but an unbroken line of visible light in all 360 degrees. The brightness of this technique is sufficient for the applica...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:34:41 PDT
Motion Triggered Bed-to-Bathroom Floor Illumination http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-Bed-to-Bathroom-Floor-Illuminatio/
Motion Triggered Bed-to-Bathroom Floor Illumination - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/BCTR/GY4R91K1/FRDBCTRGY4R91K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/BCTR/GY4R91K1/FRDBCTRGY4R91K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/BCTR/GY4R91K1/FRDBCTRGY4R91K1.SMALL.jpg tamberg If you or your elderly parents belong to those who have to frequent the bathroom by night, and sometimes get disoriented in the dark, this might be worth a try. Like the illuminated floor lane in a smoke filled airplane, the EL wire shows you the way from your bed to the bathroom, triggered as soo...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 11:33:00 PST
Human Powered Night Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-Powered-Night-Train-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SMALL.jpg rggb This is a human powered parade float for a Christmas night parade. It was built by the Human Powered Vehicle Operators of Ottawa (HPVOoO) http://hpv.tricolour.net . More details can be found on http://hpv.tricolour.net/train.html .  The base platform is a human powered tandem recumbent tricycle towi...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 09:01:29 PST
How to make EL Wire Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-EL-Wire-Art/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2009 23:52:28 PDT