Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - electronics - arduino http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:57:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Draw on an Oscilloscope With Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-on-an-Oscilloscope-With-Arduino/
How to Draw on an Oscilloscope With Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/S0H2/IP45IWGT/FRNS0H2IP45IWGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/S0H2/IP45IWGT/FRNS0H2IP45IWGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/S0H2/IP45IWGT/FRNS0H2IP45IWGT.SMALL.jpg tedmyers First, lets go over a few basics. An oscilloscope is a tool for visualizing changing electrical signals.Oscilloscope: Oscillation (changing), scope (viewing). Together they make "oscilloscope"!An oscilloscope works by plotting a voltage over time. That way, you can very easily visualize signals. On ...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 19:34:31 PDT
LED Control Using Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Control-Using-Bluetooth/
LED Control Using Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/1OH6/IP08UFU3/FDE1OH6IP08UFU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/1OH6/IP08UFU3/FDE1OH6IP08UFU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/1OH6/IP08UFU3/FDE1OH6IP08UFU3.SMALL.jpg praveen_12 SORRY FOR THE BAD QUALITY OF VIDEO. I COULDNT GET A PROPER SHOT AND I AM NEW TO ARDUINO AND COMMUNICATION WITH BLUETOOTHHello everyone, This is my first instructables here. This a small acitivity i have made to control the led using bluetooth module HC-05 via the arduino. I know this is not much but...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 07:57:10 PDT
Graphical Calculator using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphical-Calculator-Using-Arduino/
Graphical Calculator using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G2MH/IOMP3JZU/FP0G2MHIOMP3JZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G2MH/IOMP3JZU/FP0G2MHIOMP3JZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/G2MH/IOMP3JZU/FP0G2MHIOMP3JZU.SMALL.jpg shubhamtrivedi95 Hello friends, Today i have something new to show you. As earlier mention in the title i designed a ELECTRONIC CALCULATOR using Arduino uno and 2.4" TFT Lcd Display Shield. Hardware Gathering Buy Arduino UNO and 2.4" tft lcd display shield from online or nearest electronics...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 05:51:24 PDT
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:47:52 PDT
Circuits Design Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuits-Design-Tutorial/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 21:00:58 PDT
Disco LED Party Cup! http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-LED-Party-Cup/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 05:43:23 PDT
Measuring Light Using Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-Light-Using-Light-Sensor/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:18:21 PDT
HackerBoxes 0005: LED Pixels, 2D Matrix, 4x4x4 Cube, and Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0005-LED-Pixels-2D-Matrix-4x4x4-Cube-a/
HackerBoxes 0005: LED Pixels, 2D Matrix, 4x4x4 Cube, and Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/R1X9/IMCB4D22/F2QR1X9IMCB4D22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/R1X9/IMCB4D22/F2QR1X9IMCB4D22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/R1X9/IMCB4D22/F2QR1X9IMCB4D22.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes Get the LED out! This month, subscribers to HackerBoxes are working with LEDs served three different ways. The first is addressable LED madness using WS2812-based RGB pixels. The second way is in a two-dimensional matrix based on the MAX7219 serial interface chip. Finally, we have a 3-D cube of ...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 17:07:00 PDT
Make a Solderless Prototype Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solderless-Prototype-Breadboard/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 14:38:36 PDT
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
Taking Electronics to the Internet (IoT) | Servo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/9WBH/IC6IMCXM/F6L9WBHIC6IMCXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/9WBH/IC6IMCXM/F6L9WBHIC6IMCXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/9WBH/IC6IMCXM/F6L9WBHIC6IMCXM.SMALL.jpg LightBug This is tutorial two of the series where I take electronic devices which you normal control using an Arduino, to the internet using a Spark Core. Do check out the previous instructable as it serves as a basics and I have some details about the spark core written up over there. I have tried to keep t...
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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/
Taking Basic Electronics to the Internet (IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/OT9O/ICBRWZ54/FR4OT9OICBRWZ54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/OT9O/ICBRWZ54/FR4OT9OICBRWZ54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/OT9O/ICBRWZ54/FR4OT9OICBRWZ54.SMALL.jpg LightBug After experimenting and having fun with IoT using a Spark Core, I realized I could add a series of tutorials up on Instructables. So this instructable is the first of a series of instructables, in which I'm going to show you how to connect your everyday electronics to the internet. The micro-control...
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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/
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs Do you want to build your own paper figures with integrated electronics ? You only need glue, conductive paint and patience. You can design you paper circuits and integrate some basic electronic component easily.Following this tutorial you can build your own bright frogs.Here you can find all the ne...
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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/
How to use 12V relais on Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/BW1K/I9E1DTD5/F9WBW1KI9E1DTD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/BW1K/I9E1DTD5/F9WBW1KI9E1DTD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/BW1K/I9E1DTD5/F9WBW1KI9E1DTD5.SMALL.jpg marc.deloor.5 I really want to publish an Instructable...So I made this very simple one: how to switch a higher voltage device with a lower voltage output. Here I use a 5V output from arduino to steer a 12V relay.Just some extra components: 3 legged voltage regulator like a 7805, one transistor (NPN), a diode (li...
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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/
DIY Jumper Cables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I2RI/I5B3RB9S/F5LI2RII5B3RB9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I2RI/I5B3RB9S/F5LI2RII5B3RB9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/I2RI/I5B3RB9S/F5LI2RII5B3RB9S.SMALL.jpg BenM6 How to create your own jumper cables which is cost effective for Arduinos and breadboards and prototyping circuits! Tools & Materials Tools:Soldering ironSolderPliersKnife or wire strippersMaterials:WireHeat shrinkHeader sil strips Step One - The wires 1. Cut your wires to the length you want...
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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