Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - arduino - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 01:05:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Simple Calculator With Arduino MEGA http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Calculator-With-Arduino-MEGA/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 17:07:24 PST
Moodbox, stay connected despite the distance http://www.instructables.com/id/Moodbox-Stay-Connected-Despite-the-Distance/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:55:30 PST
GETTING STARTED WITH IoT with ESP8266 MicroController http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-IoT-With-ESP8266-MicroControl/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:55:13 PST
Arduino Nixie Tube Clock - Version 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nixie-Tube-Clock-Version-10/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:51:40 PST
funTime http://www.instructables.com/id/FunTime/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 23:41:29 PST
LED Interactive Copper Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Interactive-Copper-Etching/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 03:32:05 PST
Hook up Grove kit relay to any pluggable electronic device http://www.instructables.com/id/Hook-Up-Grove-Kit-Relay-to-Any-Pluggable-Electroni/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 15:30:08 PST
How to Build Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Circuits/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 10:17:38 PDT
Arduino-powered LED "Spooky Eye" Halloween effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-LED-Spooky-Eye-Halloween-Effect/
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 09:39:53 PDT
Capacitor Tester / Capacitance Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitor-Tester-Capacitance-Meter/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:59:43 PDT
Digital Clock With Many Features http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-With-Many-Features/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:03:51 PDT
Solar Personal AC & Phone Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Personal-AC-Phone-Booster/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 11:05:24 PDT
Arcade Stick With Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-Stick-With-Rubber-Bands/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:28:58 PDT
How to Use Arduino in Matlab and Simulink http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Arduino-in-Matlab-and-Simulink/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 05:46:11 PDT
Arcade Pushbutton with plastic bottle cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-Pushbutton-With-Plastic-Bottle-Cap/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 07:27:18 PDT
Auto-Off NeoPixel Articulated Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Off-NeoPixel-Articulated-Reading-Light/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 23:51:54 PDT
Following line Arduino PCB http://www.instructables.com/id/Following-Line-Arduino-PCB/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:54:47 PDT
Electronic Motor Control using optical pick up. http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Motor-Control-Using-Optical-Pick-Up/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:09:03 PDT
Particle Photon: Pulse Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Particle-Photon-Pulse-Sensor/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:52:44 PDT
DIY Adjustable Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Adjustable-Power-Supply/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:46:27 PDT
Detection of Sudden Movements With SW520D & Arduino Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Detection-of-Sudden-Movements-With-SW520D-Arduino-/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 07:29:38 PDT
Arduino and DHT11 Temperature Measurement http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-DHT11-Temperature-Measurement/
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Fri, 12 Aug 2016 03:13:17 PDT
Collaborative PCB Intro http://www.instructables.com/id/Collaborative-PCB-Intro/
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 10:11:23 PDT
ESP8266 WiFi Module for Dummies http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFi-Module-for-Dummies/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 01:57:36 PDT
Simple and Fun Proximity Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Fun-Proximity-Alarm/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:50:54 PDT
Neopixel Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Night-Light/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:44:15 PDT
How to : Control speed of motor? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-Speed-of-Motor/
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 06:09:09 PDT
5 minutes to DIY your own Pokemon Go SAFETY BADGE! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minutes-to-DIY-Your-Own-Pokemon-Go-SAFETY-BADGE/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 08:24:14 PDT
Laser Painting with Motion Control and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Painting-With-Motion-Control-and-Arduino/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:24:28 PDT
DIY Solid State Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solid-State-Relay-1/
DIY Solid State Relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/3R58/IQ6WUTVS/FEN3R58IQ6WUTVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/3R58/IQ6WUTVS/FEN3R58IQ6WUTVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/3R58/IQ6WUTVS/FEN3R58IQ6WUTVS.SMALL.jpg Tanishq Jaiswal Ever wanted to get rid of that tic-tac sound electromagnetic relays make? Electromagnetic relays require significant power to turn the electromagnet on/off and need a driver circuit for that, oh! wait! also they need a flyback diode to avoid the risk of inductive spiking which may not be suitable fo...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 04:43:19 PDT
Build Your Own Battery Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Battery-Power-Supply/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:06:45 PDT
Bluetooth SmartRoom http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-SmartRoom/
Bluetooth SmartRoom - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/Q7KB/IPYC7HLT/FUCQ7KBIPYC7HLT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/Q7KB/IPYC7HLT/FUCQ7KBIPYC7HLT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/Q7KB/IPYC7HLT/FUCQ7KBIPYC7HLT.SMALL.jpg kumaran512 This project will guide to have 4 Channel Relays for 4 different AC loads which can be controlled via Smartphone using Bluetooth.This has the added features of:1. Saving power state when electricity interrupts.2. Can be controlled both from phone and local switches3. Fully software controlled (Unlik...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:17:19 PDT
DIY 5 VOLT REGULATED POWER SUPPLY MODULE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-5-VOLT-REGULATED-POWER-SUPPLY-MODULE/
DIY 5 VOLT REGULATED POWER SUPPLY MODULE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SMALL.jpg DIYmechanics Hi friends how are you ?i hope you are fine !Today in this instructable we are going to make a Diy 5 volt power supply module for just 3$. cheap right !!!Not only cheap It is also simple to make . you can use this simple power supply module for arduino , sensors and breadboard.The reason i come up w...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:11:24 PDT
359 Degree Servo modification http://www.instructables.com/id/359-Degree-Servo-Modification/
359 Degree Servo modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SMALL.jpg jbike There is a lack of RC servos that have greater than 90 degree servo angle while still having position control. A few servos go 180 degrees, but nothing greater. A servo with a greater range of movement could be used as a Halloween prop with a head that rotates 359 degrees. Other uses might include a...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:24:47 PDT
Automated Navigation Robot with Gas (MQ-2), Temperature & Humidity (DHT11) Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Navigation-Robot-With-Gas-Temperature-Hu/
Automated Navigation Robot with Gas (MQ-2), Temperature & Humidity (DHT11) Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SMALL.jpg JackSoldano Hello everyone! The purpose of this project was to make a robot capable of navigating around obstacles in a room using the ultrasonic module HC-SR04 mounted on a Servo, this allowed the robot to look around to determine the best route to follow once an obstacle had been encountered. This has been do...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:56:39 PDT
RGB Binary Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Binary-Counter/
RGB Binary Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This binary counter was developed with the use of RGB LED's and a pair of switches for manipulating the results while an Arduino platform will program the project. That is, the binary code implies either lighting up green LED's or blue LED's when a switch 1 is high or a switch 2 is high respectivel...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 22:23:07 PDT
IoT7egment ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT7egment-ESP8266/
IoT7egment ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SMALL.jpg technochatter This Internet Connected Display is carefully designed keeping in mind the following: Stylish and Visible(Hence Seven Segment and not LCD) Compact hence used new way of circuit design by using pluggable two parts and two layer circuit for the segment base Customizable so that each digit is easily ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:26:48 PDT
Internet Connected LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Connected-LED-Sign/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:48:40 PDT
Breadboard Friendly Tactile Switches http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-Friendly-Tactile-Switches/
Breadboard Friendly Tactile Switches - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/72CT/IP9RG56F/FT972CTIP9RG56F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/72CT/IP9RG56F/FT972CTIP9RG56F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/72CT/IP9RG56F/FT972CTIP9RG56F.SMALL.jpg Eric Brouwer As most of you have experienced, the good old standard tactile switch is really difficult to mount on a breadboard. This is because the pins are so thin. Even with the pins straightened, they sometimes do not make contact, or just keeps on bending trying to insert then onto the breadboard. Parts ...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 02:53:41 PDT
Arduino Logic Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Logic-Probe/
Arduino Logic Probe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project is an instrument of measuring so that you can measure logic levels of voltage. That is, with an Arduino Uno, and a 3-digit common cathode display, you will probe logic levels as zeros and ones, even pulses. For obtaining the code, you can go to: http://pastebin.com/cCBQLDyUWhat you wil...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 00:19:06 PDT
Automated Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Greenhouse/
Automated Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SMALL.jpg ViDes We decided to design a greenhouse as subject for our electronic project. The goal was to regulate the temperature inside the greenhouse thanks a lamp, a servomotor to open a window and a PC fan. We wanted to maintain a quite constant level of soil moisture with a pump and to receive temperature, soi...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:02:13 PDT
Car Dash Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dash-Tablet/
Car Dash Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SMALL.jpg AykutC Putting a tablet in car dash.This project was on my mind for a long time.Somehow I couldn’t find any free time to build this project. But now I have done it and I’ll tell you how.My car is a VW Polo (2014 ) and don’t have any bluetooth connectivity with smartphones or so. And also it doesn’t have a...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:21:38 PDT
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SMALL.jpg made2hack I make a solder fume extractor using very basic materials anyone can easily find. All you need is a 12V PC Fan, some recycled fiber cardboard (you can use corrugated cardboard from a box) and a hot glue gun (as well, you can use PVA glue). Cutting the first square of cardboard I begin by tracin...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:47:52 PDT
Arduino Nano LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-LED-Display/
Arduino Nano LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/DEI0/IOEM0W0J/FZHDEI0IOEM0W0J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/DEI0/IOEM0W0J/FZHDEI0IOEM0W0J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/DEI0/IOEM0W0J/FZHDEI0IOEM0W0J.SMALL.jpg Len61 This is my first instructable on how to cleanly interface a 0.56" 4-digit 7-Segment LED display to an Arduino Nano. 7-segment LED displays are ideal for displaying information on an Arduino due to their low cost (~$1.50 on Amazon). They can be used for displaying alphanumeric data: Time (hh.mm) fo...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 23:00:01 PDT
Automatic watering system with capacitive probe and Arduino on the cheap (and I mean it) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Watering-System-With-Capacitive-Probe-an/
Automatic watering system with capacitive probe and Arduino on the cheap (and I mean it) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/KRG7/IOABR4BT/FBHKRG7IOABR4BT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/KRG7/IOABR4BT/FBHKRG7IOABR4BT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/KRG7/IOABR4BT/FBHKRG7IOABR4BT.SMALL.jpg acolomitchi Disclaimer: I'm not an electronics engineer, so I cannot offer any warranty for the design (much less for your implementation). I only know the presented solution worked for me for at least about 5-6 months (so I can't even vouch for its reliability over longer periods). Also, take my hints on where...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:16:43 PDT
How to make small robots with nRover Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Small-Robots-With-NRover-Board/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 20:42:55 PDT
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Boost-Converter-How-to-Step-Up-DC-Voltage-Effi/
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you an efficient and common way how to step up DC voltages. I will also demonstrate how easy it can be to build a boost converter with the help of an ATtiny85. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all the information you need to create your own boost...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:51:22 PDT
Disco LED Party Cup! http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-LED-Party-Cup/
Disco LED Party Cup! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/AK4Q/IO0GCR7D/FTBAK4QIO0GCR7D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/AK4Q/IO0GCR7D/FTBAK4QIO0GCR7D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/AK4Q/IO0GCR7D/FTBAK4QIO0GCR7D.SMALL.jpg JackDavies Welcome to my inscrutable for the 'Disco LED Party Cup!' use it at parties or to add some excitement to a quiet night in! The bottom 'puck' clips onto the bottom of a plastic party cup and lights up to the beat! Parts List First thing you need to take care of is gathering parts, all the parts nee...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 05:43:23 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth Tank with Custom Android Application (V1.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Tank-With-Custom-Android-Applica/
Arduino Bluetooth Tank with Custom Android Application (V1.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/FXWI/INS1A05Z/FB0FXWIINS1A05Z.SMALL.jpg JackSoldano Hello! this is a guide for how to build a simple and cheap Arduino based Bluetooth tank. This is the first stage of this project and only involves the development of a moving tank track based vehicle. The second stage is the Android Application that will be used to control the tank. I intend to buil...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 15:25:13 PDT
The Discreet Garden Defense System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Discreet-Garden-Defense-System/
The Discreet Garden Defense System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/E3IC/INQ9HN1N/FEEE3ICINQ9HN1N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/E3IC/INQ9HN1N/FEEE3ICINQ9HN1N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/E3IC/INQ9HN1N/FEEE3ICINQ9HN1N.SMALL.jpg CodyU3 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)This project is the Discrete Garden Defense System -- a laser turret that is attached to a servo head that moves back and forth and is fired via IR control...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:53:29 PDT