Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - electronics - arduino http://www.instructables.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 19:41:17 PST BLOX v1.01 $1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
Easy Way to Drive Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Way-to-Drive-Stepper-Motors/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 05:49:40 PST
The Darth Solar Powered Space Engineer's Clip Board & Backpack Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Solar-Powered-Engineers-Clip-Board-Backpack-En/
The Darth Solar Powered Space Engineer's Clip Board & Backpack Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1Y1R/IJ1RPI4G/F0O1Y1RIJ1RPI4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1Y1R/IJ1RPI4G/F0O1Y1RIJ1RPI4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/1Y1R/IJ1RPI4G/F0O1Y1RIJ1RPI4G.SMALL.jpg Mike Fury 2 The Darth Solar Powered Space Engineer's ClipBoard & Backpack Enclosure Don't forget your clipboard! The Solar Powered Engineer's Clip Board Enclosure.Power your Raspberry Pi on the go! Or other things like cell phones.Each solar panel is 0.5 Watts, there are 6 panels. The Solar Powered Engineer'...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 14:11:15 PST
Ugly Christmas Jamm'n Sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Ugly-Christmas-Jammn-Sweater/
Ugly Christmas Jamm'n Sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ENEE/IIGC40F6/FLZENEEIIGC40F6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ENEE/IIGC40F6/FLZENEEIIGC40F6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/ENEE/IIGC40F6/FLZENEEIIGC40F6.SMALL.jpg misperry In this project we will be working to use the LinkItOne to produce an ugly christmas sweater that will light up and will also play music.Enjoy!!!Support the channel tip with bitcoinsAddress: 1MvcZHRbDm9czS8s776iutBBPJ39K4PEHhFollow me on youtube http://www.youtube.com/misperryFollow me on Twitter ht...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 07:45:28 PST
Light Following Plant Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Following-Plant-Robot/
Light Following Plant Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/9CUO/IHDUPDNT/F8O9CUOIHDUPDNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/9CUO/IHDUPDNT/F8O9CUOIHDUPDNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/9CUO/IHDUPDNT/F8O9CUOIHDUPDNT.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable, I will show you how to make a robot that moves a plant towards light. This project was partially inspired by one of my older instructables, the planterbot. This project is mostly for fun; if left unattended, this robot can fall off a table or hit a wall. Sorry for the bad photo...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:49:34 PST
HackerBoxes 0000: DC Circuits, Software Radio, RFID, Infrared http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0000-DC-Circuits-Software-Radio-RFID-I/
HackerBoxes 0000: DC Circuits, Software Radio, RFID, Infrared - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GRJQ/IJQNWHUO/FGIGRJQIJQNWHUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GRJQ/IJQNWHUO/FGIGRJQIJQNWHUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/GRJQ/IJQNWHUO/FGIGRJQIJQNWHUO.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes This instructable shares some of what can be done using HackerBoxes 0000, which is the inaugural edition of HackerBoxes. HackerBoxes is THE monthly subscription box service for electronics hobbyists, makers, and hackers. We hope subscribers to HackerBoxes will use this instructable to make the mo...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 09:56:18 PST
Halloween Kid Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Kid-Finder/
Halloween Kid Finder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/6NCO/IGFEJPJI/FL76NCOIGFEJPJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/6NCO/IGFEJPJI/FL76NCOIGFEJPJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/6NCO/IGFEJPJI/FL76NCOIGFEJPJI.SMALL.jpg misperry Have you ever been out Trick-or-Treating and notice that it is very difficult to keep track of your child when they are all with their friends and they are running from house to house all at different rates and it is like mass chaos!?Well I have, that is why I have developed a way of keeping track o...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 06:12:29 PST
SENSE : Smart Breath Analysis Device ( A Smart Breathalyzer ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SENSE-Smart-Breath-Analysis-Device-A-Smart-Breatha/
SENSE : Smart Breath Analysis Device ( A Smart Breathalyzer ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :)Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is a Breathalyzer?A brea...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:08:20 PDT
L298N Motor Driver Controller Board http://www.instructables.com/id/L298N-Motor-Driver-Controller-Board/
L298N Motor Driver Controller Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5XFI/IF7IV6EO/F4R5XFIIF7IV6EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5XFI/IF7IV6EO/F4R5XFIIF7IV6EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5XFI/IF7IV6EO/F4R5XFIIF7IV6EO.SMALL.jpg smching A guide on how to use the L298N Motor Driver Controller Board, this is a dual motor controller board that allow you to control the direction & speed of two DC motors or one stepper motor.The L298N Motor Driver Controller Board is a very low cost module, there are several design variants available on...
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 05:30:35 PDT
Arduino LCD Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Game/
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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:41:06 PDT
Cheap (FREE) Holder for 18650 Li-Ion Cells http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-FREE-LiPo-Holder-for-18650-Cells/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 12:40:10 PDT
Smart street lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-street-lighting/
Smart street lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/LPDE/IEE2WJQ0/FR9LPDEIEE2WJQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/LPDE/IEE2WJQ0/FR9LPDEIEE2WJQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/LPDE/IEE2WJQ0/FR9LPDEIEE2WJQ0.SMALL.jpg Sankalp Mahajan The concept is simple, whenever a vehicle passes the light above it and the in front of it starts to glow. As the vehicle moves forward the previous lights switches off. Hence saving power. The IR sensor detects the vehicle and switches on the LED. I have used Arduino uno for controlling LED's. *D...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 12:12:39 PDT
Color-code RGB leads http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-code-RGB-leads/
Color-code RGB leads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/QTVS/IECNDK9V/FP0QTVSIECNDK9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/QTVS/IECNDK9V/FP0QTVSIECNDK9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/QTVS/IECNDK9V/FP0QTVSIECNDK9V.SMALL.jpg dmwatkins Always trying to re-figure which lead of an RGB LED is which? Here's a simple tip:Use wire strippers to remove short pieces of wire coating in red, green, and blue. After you power the LED and determine what the pins are, slide the wire coating of the appropriate color onto the pins. 22 gauge fits p...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 04:12:44 PDT
Brick Mobile Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Brick-Mobile-Phone/
Brick Mobile Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/R6FD/IE7J41U0/FW8R6FDIE7J41U0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/R6FD/IE7J41U0/FW8R6FDIE7J41U0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/R6FD/IE7J41U0/FW8R6FDIE7J41U0.SMALL.jpg MylesR I am a 13 year old technology fanatic. Because of my love of electronics and interest in programming I wanted to do a project that combined the two. I chose to make a mobile phone. While I had a few challenges to overcome I learnt quite a few new things about the GSM module and phone communication ...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:19:30 PDT
Bench PSU Power Supply from Old ATX with Arduino and LCD Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-PSU-from-Old-ATX-with-LCD-Monitor/
Bench PSU Power Supply from Old ATX with Arduino and LCD Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SMALL.jpg l19bal Hello all and welcome to my first Instructable.I've always wanted a bench PSU for easy access to a power source, and something that I can rely on when working on various projects. I wanted a PSU that: • provides 12v, 5v, and 3.3v outputs • provides variable voltage outputs • has an LCD monitor ...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:37:51 PDT
Chiposcope http://www.instructables.com/id/Chiposcope/
Chiposcope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/J6C9/ICYMYPLE/F0KJ6C9ICYMYPLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/J6C9/ICYMYPLE/F0KJ6C9ICYMYPLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/J6C9/ICYMYPLE/F0KJ6C9ICYMYPLE.SMALL.jpg saipraveen durairaman This project - Poor Mans oscilloscope using Digilent Chipkit Uno 32, started when i wanted a very cheap alternative to my costly Digital storage oscilloscope. I came across this wonderful project on poor mans oscilloscope with Arduino and Processing - http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Oscillo...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 08:49:05 PDT
Basic Ciruitry http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Ciruitry/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 14:14:48 PDT
Internet Controlled Fish Food Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Fish-Food-Feeder/
Internet Controlled Fish Food Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/RZZB/ICEMSXMR/FAVRZZBICEMSXMR.SMALL.jpg LightBug This is tutorial three of the series, where I take electronic devices which you normal control using an Arduino, to the internet using a Spark Core. In this instructable I'm going to show you how you can make an internet controlled Fish Food Feeder, which can be controlled via any web browser. I hav...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:25:55 PDT
Taking Electronics to the Internet (IoT) | Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT-Servo/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 06:27:03 PDT
Taking Basic Electronics to the Internet (IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Basic-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 06:27:43 PDT
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Origami-Creating-Electronic-Paper-Frogs/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:54:42 PDT
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/01-Dusk-to-Dawn-Switch-Low-cost-simple-dusk-to-daw/
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SMALL.jpg Komal Manoj Thakur Turn your security lighting or task lighting on and off automatically each night with this circuit. It's easy to install. Components List 1. TRIAC BT136 or BTA162. LDR 3. 104 (0.1uF) Capacitor 4. 1K Ohm 1/4 Watt Resistor 5. DB3 Diac 6. Connecting Wires Connection Diagram Make connections as sh...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 10:03:33 PDT
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-designing-and-isolationmilling-only-using-free/
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SMALL.jpg ähöüokul In this Instructable I will show you how to design and fabricate your own PCBs, exclusively using free software that runs on Windows as well as on a Mac.Things you need: computer with internet connection cnc mill/router, the more accurate the better 45°/20° V-Bit 0.8mm drill bit 3mm endmill ...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:17:01 PDT
How to use 12V relais on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-12V-relais-on-Arduino/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:11:29 PDT
Intel Edison - Bluetooth Receptacle http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Bluetooth-Receptacle/
Intel Edison - Bluetooth Receptacle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/L9I7/IAG06G6I/FS2L9I7IAG06G6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/L9I7/IAG06G6I/FS2L9I7IAG06G6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/L9I7/IAG06G6I/FS2L9I7IAG06G6I.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to build a standard US 15A receptacle that is controlled wirelessly by bluetooth with the Intel Edison.Support the channel tip with bitcoins Address: 1MvcZHRbDm9czS8s776iutBBPJ39K4PEHhFollow me on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/misperryFollow me on Twitter ...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 10:18:37 PST
Email Notification Capacitive Touch Doorknob Alarm (Phew!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Email-Notification-Capacitive-Touch-Doorknob-Alarm/
Email Notification Capacitive Touch Doorknob Alarm (Phew!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/5CX5/I5MD6HQT/FOF5CX5I5MD6HQT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/5CX5/I5MD6HQT/FOF5CX5I5MD6HQT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/5CX5/I5MD6HQT/FOF5CX5I5MD6HQT.SMALL.jpg Woozl I have finally, amidst high school and other things, decided to have some fun and make my first instructable. If you have any feedback for me are questions you can write them down in the comments and I will try to answer them.This instructable will walk you through how to set up a basic alarm system...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 19:27:55 PST
Intel Edison - GPIO Setup and Scripting http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-GPIO-Setup-and-Scripting-1/
Intel Edison - GPIO Setup and Scripting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9XAO/I5GNDMIU/F8U9XAOI5GNDMIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9XAO/I5GNDMIU/F8U9XAOI5GNDMIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/9XAO/I5GNDMIU/F8U9XAOI5GNDMIU.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be exploring how to configure the GPIO using shell scripting in linux. I will go through the setup of the muxing and pin features to get a GPIO output pin.hardware guide https://communities.intel.com/docs/DOC-23161Support the channel tip with bitcoinsAddress: 1MvcZHRbDm9czS8s...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:08:26 PST
Intel Edison - GPIO Setup and Scripting http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-GPIO-Setup-and-Scripting/
Intel Edison - GPIO Setup and Scripting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HQAP/I5DS6DUH/F6BHQAPI5DS6DUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HQAP/I5DS6DUH/F6BHQAPI5DS6DUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/HQAP/I5DS6DUH/F6BHQAPI5DS6DUH.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be exploring how to configure the GPIO using shell scripting in linux. I will go through the setup of the muxing and pin features to get a GPIO output pin.hardware guide https://communities.intel.com/docs/DOC-23161Support the channel tip with bitcoinsAddress: 1MvcZHRbDm9czS8s...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:04:00 PST
DIY Jumper Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jumper-Cables/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:43:45 PST
Send SMS from Arduino over the Internet using ENC28J60 and Thingspeak http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-SMS-from-Arduino-over-the-Internet-using-ENC2/
Send SMS from Arduino over the Internet using ENC28J60 and Thingspeak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/5JKO/I4E66Q38/FCZ5JKOI4E66Q38.SMALL.jpg lucasxavier11 This Instructable explains how to send an SMS from an Arduino using the Internet. There are many ways to approach this and I will explain one of the different methods used to accomplish this task.Some major points needed for my project: I have a standard Ethernet shield, and ENC28J60 Ethernet module...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 18:27:10 PST
AC Relay Module http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-Relay-Module/
AC Relay Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/940F/I42MGCO4/F7S940FI42MGCO4.SMALL.jpg brett935 I was sorting through all my salvaged electronics deciding what to keep and what to throw away. I had saved this IR controlled AC switch that was missing its remote control with hopes to build an IR remote to control it. I had decided it wouldn't be worth my time and started to open the case up to s...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:40:45 PST
Wooden Puzzle Modular Electronics Prototyping Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Modular-Electronics-Prototyping-Board/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 18:46:21 PST
DIY Solar+Wind House http://www.instructables.com/id/WindSolar-Powered-House/
DIY Solar+Wind House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/D0ZC/I327ET62/F7GD0ZCI327ET62.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Human Dependence on ElectricityElectricity is one of the most important need of the 21st Century. Most human beings are dependent on electricity for their daily needs such as Charging their Smart Phones, Powering their houses or even their cars, etc. Most of the electricity we use in our houses are ...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:43:07 PST
Arduino Piano, Jack Gale http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Piano/
Arduino Piano, Jack Gale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SMALL.jpg jackgale Heres how you can take an electric piano toy apart and control the sound using Arduino Open your toy piano First Step: open your toy piano, what you should see is a speaker attached to a board holding three AG-10 batteries two capacitors, and a resistor.Once you have the guts of the piano you can...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:08:12 PST
Motorized Evil Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Evil-Shield/
Motorized Evil Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/X7PQ/I24LVSGZ/FNHX7PQI24LVSGZ.SMALL.jpg robdavinci In this Instructable You'll learn how to build a Motorized Villain Shield so we can join forces against The Super Heroes and take over the world. This is a Motorized Shield made out of cardboard 1/8" thick, and controlled by a large continuous rotation servo motor. The circuit is a servo motor driv...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 20:36:01 PST
Analog to Digital Conversion Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-to-Digital-Conversion-Tutorial/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:05:48 PDT
Making a USB Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Game-Controller/
Making a USB Game Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SMALL.jpg NextFab Here at NextFab, we designed a fully functional, USB game controller for Philly Tech Week. This project will be particularly tricky without some more serious electronics equipment or a local makerspace with the proper tools, but we thought we would post our walk-through in case you do have the acce...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:25 PDT
Arduino Programmable Constant Current Power Resistance Dummy Load http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Programmable-Constant-Current-Power-Resist/
Arduino Programmable Constant Current Power Resistance Dummy Load - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/ZCJ3/HYL0NGEA/F2UZCJ3HYL0NGEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/ZCJ3/HYL0NGEA/F2UZCJ3HYL0NGEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/ZCJ3/HYL0NGEA/F2UZCJ3HYL0NGEA.SMALL.jpg wigman27 Glad to see you have arrived on this page to learn how to build a programmable constant direct current dummy load. This load will allow you to draw a set current from any source. This load can also be set to a constant resistance or a constant power.I have been working in the Electrical Engineering ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:51:35 PDT
littleBits + Arduino Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Arduino-Game-Show-Buzzer/
littleBits + Arduino Game Show Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/93IY/HXMUZ626/F5I93IYHXMUZ626.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/93IY/HXMUZ626/F5I93IYHXMUZ626.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/93IY/HXMUZ626/F5I93IYHXMUZ626.SMALL.jpg coercionette Our shop, TechShop Chandler was fortunate enough to have been selected for Instructables' June Build Night, sponsored by littleBits!We were sent FOUR littleBits Deluxe Kits, and several of their brand new Arduino At Heart Modules. This is one of many projects we made for Build Night! For one of ou...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:52:08 PDT
$1 DIY Conductive Ink and Paint from Fire! (non toxic, homemade, cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/1-DIY-Conductive-Ink/
$1 DIY Conductive Ink and Paint from Fire! (non toxic, homemade, cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YFZ0/HXG6TTHG/FM1YFZ0HXG6TTHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YFZ0/HXG6TTHG/FM1YFZ0HXG6TTHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/YFZ0/HXG6TTHG/FM1YFZ0HXG6TTHG.SMALL.jpg makerboat Turn fire into electronic conductive ink, build electronic circuits, create paper musical instruments and inputs for your Arduino board!UPDATE (08/18/2014)If you would like to avoid the process of making your own charcoal and blending it into a paint, I bought very inexpensive 'powdered active carbo...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:25:06 PDT
Electronic Sensor & Component Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Sensor-Component-Tester/
Electronic Sensor & Component Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/UELD/HVUVVDOD/FZTUELDHVUVVDOD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/UELD/HVUVVDOD/FZTUELDHVUVVDOD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/UELD/HVUVVDOD/FZTUELDHVUVVDOD.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Electronic Sensor & Component TesterThis circuit is a low cost Electronic Sensor & Component Tester which is powered by a 9V, 300mA Battery. It does not include any Integrated Circuit(IC), Sensor or Digital Display. This circuit can be used to test any faulty components. Unlike a Digital Multimeter ...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 06:44:23 PDT
How to color your Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-color-your-Breadboard/
How to color your Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H5FC/HVKUHLG2/FG8H5FCHVKUHLG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H5FC/HVKUHLG2/FG8H5FCHVKUHLG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/H5FC/HVKUHLG2/FG8H5FCHVKUHLG2.SMALL.jpg mohammadsalem94 السلام عليكم hello everyone this is my first project at instructable ,..i am sorry because I'not really good in English but i can give you the main idea.today i will help you to know some information about Breadboard actually bad breadboard and how to improve it to be easy to use.there are breadboar...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 13:03:10 PDT
DIY tilt switch. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tilt-switch/
DIY tilt switch. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/QMFV/HVGXLAQE/FHPQMFVHVGXLAQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/QMFV/HVGXLAQE/FHPQMFVHVGXLAQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/QMFV/HVGXLAQE/FHPQMFVHVGXLAQE.SMALL.jpg Victor805 In this instructable I'll show you how to make a simple tilt switch, this tilt switch works best with microcontrollers that can debounce the signal and overcome interferences produced by vibrations.There are many ways to make a tilt switch, this one is a cheap and easy way to do one.Pros:-Tiny.-Easy...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 14:04:50 PDT
Go Green! Charge your phone with FIRE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-Electric-USB-Charger/
Go Green! Charge your phone with FIRE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SMALL.jpg Ryan Depace This Thermal Electric USB charger allows you to plug in, charge and use your device! It contains 4 - Thermal Electric modules that charge up 4 NI-MH backup batteries for the purpose of charging your phone. MATERIALS ToolsWire StrippersSoldering IronDrillFlush CuttersHeat GunPliersEtchentCompute...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 15:34:59 PDT
Light controlled voltage source http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-controlled-voltage-source/
Light controlled voltage source - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NNA3/HUEEMGIH/FSXNNA3HUEEMGIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NNA3/HUEEMGIH/FSXNNA3HUEEMGIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/NNA3/HUEEMGIH/FSXNNA3HUEEMGIH.SMALL.jpg Marc_Escobaem This Instructable is about how to generate a voltage to power something only by a varying light source. It doesnt matter if this light source is the sun or an PWM LED. This voltage source can drive currents up to a few amps (depend on the voltage regulator you choose) and can be created in minimal...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:40:43 PDT
Control access to your LOCK remotely using Arduino, SensorMonkey and RF module http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-access-to-your-LOCK-remotely-using-Arduino/
Control access to your LOCK remotely using Arduino, SensorMonkey and RF module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/R4J3/HSM544VY/FX8R4J3HSM544VY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/R4J3/HSM544VY/FX8R4J3HSM544VY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/R4J3/HSM544VY/FX8R4J3HSM544VY.SMALL.jpg ankappa Control access to your Door from anywhere on the planet using your Phone, Tab or PC. This Setup has two main segments, One has the GUI using jQuery, SensorMonkey, Freeduino(Arduino compatible development Board) and a Transmitter. The other segment has the Receiver and the circuit to send the requir...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 01:14:05 PDT
Sculpture Robot (Part 2 of 9): Arcade Game Robotic Arm Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpture-Robot-Part-2-of-9-Arcade-Game-Robotic-Ar/
Sculpture Robot (Part 2 of 9): Arcade Game Robotic Arm Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/S4GW/HQJDT14M/FC6S4GWHQJDT14M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/S4GW/HQJDT14M/FC6S4GWHQJDT14M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/S4GW/HQJDT14M/FC6S4GWHQJDT14M.SMALL.jpg morganrauscher ​ I have been building sculpture for over ten years and I have watched the evolution of machining technology go from CNC milling to 3D desktop object printing. These ‘making machines’ have formed a physical gap between my hands and the materials I sculpt, and I see this as a problem. As a contempora...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 06:48:16 PST
Learn How Electricity Works (no programming) http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-How-Electricity-Works-no-programming/
Learn How Electricity Works (no programming) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/PPRO/HQEA2Y7Z/FBRPPROHQEA2Y7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/PPRO/HQEA2Y7Z/FBRPPROHQEA2Y7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/PPRO/HQEA2Y7Z/FBRPPROHQEA2Y7Z.SMALL.jpg AustinCrane In order to get acquainted with electricity we will look at how to connect some simple components. The 123D circuits app makes it easy to explore how to make simple circuits and experiment with electricity. _______________________________________________________________ 1. LEDS - LEDs are very simp...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 18:27:30 PST
Paperduino 2.0 with Circuit Scribe - Paper Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperduino-20-with-Circuit-Scribe/
Paperduino 2.0 with Circuit Scribe - Paper Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/G7P6/HPBS1OOF/FLZG7P6HPBS1OOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/G7P6/HPBS1OOF/FLZG7P6HPBS1OOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/G7P6/HPBS1OOF/FLZG7P6HPBS1OOF.SMALL.jpg Electroninks What if making an Arduino, or wiring up an Arduino was as easy as printing one out? In this tutorial we printed our own Arduino Pro Mini board using a pen plotter and the Electroninks Circuit Scribe (a rollerball pen with highly conductive ink). Within 15 minutes we printed the board, placed compone...
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:49:57 PST
Aqua Garduino Mini @hydroFishAqua82 http://www.instructables.com/id/Aqua-Garduino-Mini/
Aqua Garduino Mini @hydroFishAqua82 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/A7PV/HP71Z5N6/FJPA7PVHP71Z5N6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/A7PV/HP71Z5N6/FJPA7PVHP71Z5N6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/A7PV/HP71Z5N6/FJPA7PVHP71Z5N6.SMALL.jpg mcmcccarthy Arduino Powered Micro Aquaponic System with Pi Camera and Twitter Feed We are creating an automated aquaponic system with mobile updates via Twitter. Sensors and motors will be controlled from an Arduino while the entire system, including mobile updates, will be orchestrated by a Raspberry Pi. Tw...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 09:51:20 PST