Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - light http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:21:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Modular UV LED Exposure Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-UV-LED-Exposure-Unit/
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 01:11:53 PDT
DIY Lightning Logo From Scratch (Using Old Laptop Battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lightning-Logo-From-Scratch-Using-Old-Laptop-B/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 10:32:23 PST
DC Low Voltage LIght Sensor Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Low-Voltage-LIght-Sensor-Switch/
DC Low Voltage LIght Sensor Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/TQTO/IZT6H9F6/FAMTQTOIZT6H9F6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/TQTO/IZT6H9F6/FAMTQTOIZT6H9F6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/TQTO/IZT6H9F6/FAMTQTOIZT6H9F6.SMALL.jpg DiyWaterDog Need a concealed light sensor for a 12 volt circuit? Good luck finding a compact light sensor module to meet your needs in any store or online. They are few and far between to be found. Not sure why that is, but it would be awesome if a few options were on the market to purchase. Here is a "hackis...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 09:56:58 PST
Break Indication Light-How to Make a Break Indication Light System for Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-Indication-Light-How-to-Make-a-Break-Indicat/
Break Indication Light-How to Make a Break Indication Light System for Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M3TD/IZQAEB0H/F2GM3TDIZQAEB0H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M3TD/IZQAEB0H/F2GM3TDIZQAEB0H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M3TD/IZQAEB0H/F2GM3TDIZQAEB0H.SMALL.jpg ecworks Here I am making a break lighting system for vehicles.Its a simple DIY projects.Everyone can do this projects. Circuit Components 1. LED-152. Resistor-10k,1k,22k 3.capacitor- 22uf 16v 4.common dot board5.12v adapter supply, 6. wires for connection
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Wed, 1 Mar 2017 21:05:54 PST
Super Bright LED Flash Light With Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-LED-Flash-Light-With-Reflector/
Super Bright LED Flash Light With Reflector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QUO1/IZ6D350K/FK5QUO1IZ6D350K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QUO1/IZ6D350K/FK5QUO1IZ6D350K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/QUO1/IZ6D350K/FK5QUO1IZ6D350K.SMALL.jpg ecworks Here i am showing you how to make a super bright LED flash light with pyramid reflector.We use lesser components to make this.Its so compact and bright.We can simple change battery and its less expensive Components need 1.9v battery2.one old 9v battery -used to get the connector3.100/220 ohm resi...
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:17:20 PST
LIGHT DETECTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/LIGHT-DETECTOR-2/
LIGHT DETECTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/UJ7A/IZ6CRJCE/FP1UJ7AIZ6CRJCE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/UJ7A/IZ6CRJCE/FP1UJ7AIZ6CRJCE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/UJ7A/IZ6CRJCE/FP1UJ7AIZ6CRJCE.SMALL.jpg apramnaik62 In this tutorial we will see how to make a simple light dector using Operational amplifier.Operational amplifier generally use in many purposes which includes summing,difference,average amplifier.etc.lets get started. Components list.LM324 Resistor LDR wiresbattery Here we have connected Re...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:28:00 PST
Light Saber Hum http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Saber-Hum/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:23:05 PST
DIY Autonomous Fluorescent Grow-Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Autonomous-Fluorescent-Grow-Light/
DIY Autonomous Fluorescent Grow-Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SMALL.jpg Teodors_B Hey guys!I am a 17-year old from Latvia who has recently been vastly fascinated by the subject of indoor cultivation of plants and thus decided to start growing cayenne peppers. I live in a northern country so summers are short and winters are cold. Thus I decided to create a fully functional and ef...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:45:55 PST
Homemade Circuit Board From Junk! (NPCB) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Circuit-Board-From-Junk-NPCB/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:01:51 PST
How to build an insanely bright LED flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Insanely-Bright-Flashlight-LED/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 18:22:07 PST
How to make 12000mAh Powerbank with Super Bright Emergency LED Light | Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-12000mAh-Powebank-With-Super-Bright-Em/
How to make 12000mAh Powerbank with Super Bright Emergency LED Light | Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/BB9N/IYGFMMOT/FPRBB9NIYGFMMOT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/BB9N/IYGFMMOT/FPRBB9NIYGFMMOT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/BB9N/IYGFMMOT/FPRBB9NIYGFMMOT.SMALL.jpg DIYTech In this video we will make a power bank / Portable 5 Volt USB charger, so you can charge your Mobile phone, mp3 players, iPod, iPhone, Digital Camera and Other gadgets. Also there will be a very bright LED light for emergency purpose. This is a very useful charger. You can charge this power bank wit...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 19:46:44 PST
Flashlight From Shop Junk. http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-From-Shop-Junk/
Flashlight From Shop Junk. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/RT93/IYAMTP2J/FU1RT93IYAMTP2J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/RT93/IYAMTP2J/FU1RT93IYAMTP2J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/RT93/IYAMTP2J/FU1RT93IYAMTP2J.SMALL.jpg ThriftStore Hacker This is a simple instructable on how to make a flashlight out of shop room junk. No money was spent on this project and all parts were sourced from recycled electronics, car parts, or recyclables. Parts used For the container i used a coffee can from the recycle bin.The toggle switch came from a ...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:32:35 PST
The Torch Which Switches Off When Its Dark! ;) My First Useful Invention http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Torch-Which-Switches-Off-When-Its-Dark-My-Firs/
The Torch Which Switches Off When Its Dark! ;) My First Useful Invention - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SMALL.jpg RobotsMaking Today I'll make my first instructable, it's about my first invention too. My 'torch' is sort of a joke invention that I made because I was bored. It is completely unuseful ;) The torch will turn on when it is light and will turn off when it is dark. Materials The materials you need:- A 100K poten...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 03:45:51 PST
Rainbow Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Flashlight/
Rainbow Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJW/JL74/IXQG20JX/FJWJL74IXQG20JX.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJW/JL74/IXQG20JX/FJWJL74IXQG20JX.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJW/JL74/IXQG20JX/FJWJL74IXQG20JX.SMALL.jpg mirnakamel Hi everyone! I made a rainbow flashlight and here is how you can replicate it! I hope you enjoy making it! Materials you need Get these materialsConvex LensFoam BoardsA solderWiresThings on this list Connect the wires Solder 2 wires to your led lightPut one of the two wires soldered from the l...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:49:19 PST
How To Make : Simple Electric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Electric-Generator/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:30:48 PST
Twinkling Dodecahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Dodecahedron/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:39:04 PST
Deadpan Robot Bivert Board Tutorial for Nintendo Game Boy DMG-01 http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpan-Robot-Bivert-Module-Tutorial-for-the-Origi/
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 05:26:40 PST
TfCD - Automatic bicycle light - find your bike back in the dark! http://www.instructables.com/id/TfCD-Automatic-Bicycle-Light-Find-Your-Bike-Back-i/
TfCD - Automatic bicycle light - find your bike back in the dark! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SMALL.jpg iritsma IntroductionThis Instructable will explain how to make your own wirelessly connected bicycle light! As soon as you come close enough to your bicycle the light will turn on, this way you can always find your bike back in the dark and never forget to turn on your bicycle light again. The housing of th...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 05:57:07 PST
LED Lamp-how to make an led lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lamp-how-to-Make-an-Led-Lamp/
LED Lamp-how to make an led lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/C17B/IWWFLW78/F9GC17BIWWFLW78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/C17B/IWWFLW78/F9GC17BIWWFLW78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/C17B/IWWFLW78/F9GC17BIWWFLW78.SMALL.jpg ecworks Here we are going to make a simple led lamp.Its a simple circuit with less components.In this led lamp we have can adjust the brightness of the lamp. Circuit Diagram Here is the circuit diagram for the two different brigtness led lamp Components battery- lead acid 4.2vswitch- 2 way switch with...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 01:25:30 PST
Connecting LEDs in Parallel to Power Them With Only 3 Volts http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-LEDs-in-Parallel-to-Power-Them-With-Onl/
Connecting LEDs in Parallel to Power Them With Only 3 Volts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SMALL.jpg Nmoleo­ Are you tired of needing 150 volts for just 50 LED's? I will show you how to connect LED's in parallel to only draw 3 volts total! Connecting your LED's It is very easy to connect LED's in parallel. Just take all the LED's you are using and twist together all the anodes. Do the same thing for the...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 20:15:39 PST
Interior Light Upgrade For VAG Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Interior-Light-Upgrade-for-VAG-Vehicles/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 13:28:26 PST
How Much Voltage Can 10W LED Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-Much-Voltage-Can-10W-LED-Handle/
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:15:59 PDT
Fast & Easy Wardrobe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Wardrobe-Light/
Fast & Easy Wardrobe Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/XOR6/IUEU6XLM/F74XOR6IUEU6XLM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/XOR6/IUEU6XLM/F74XOR6IUEU6XLM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/XOR6/IUEU6XLM/F74XOR6IUEU6XLM.SMALL.jpg FireSword Introducing my quick and easy wardrobe light. No power grid used. You take a power bank Any power bank will do with some exceptions. So you need to check is your power bank completely off, when no USB device is attached, or there is a sense circuit. You stick a piece of velcro to the power bank...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:13:26 PDT
Automatic Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Dark-Detector/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:06:43 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
LED Trick-or-Treat Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Trick-or-Treat-Alarm/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:02:57 PDT
Getting Started With ESP8266 | AT Commands http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-ESP8266-AT-Commands/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:28:49 PDT
Light Intensity Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Intensity-Detection/
Light Intensity Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SMALL.jpg nisheeth This project will deal with the use of the Grove light sensor to display the light level in lux in a LCD. Hardware Used his will deal with the hardware of the setup. For this project we need the following components. The sensor will be connected with the analog pin A0 while the LCD is reserved fo...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:02:51 PDT
EZ Night Light Lamp Photo Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-Night-Light-Lamp-Photo-Holder/
EZ Night Light Lamp Photo Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/OWVM/ITBBIJ51/FIKOWVMITBBIJ51.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/OWVM/ITBBIJ51/FIKOWVMITBBIJ51.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/OWVM/ITBBIJ51/FIKOWVMITBBIJ51.SMALL.jpg udubinsky This one is EZ and will take you about 10 minutes to make.You will need :A Plexiglass Photo holder5 SMD white LEDsCopper TapeCoin Battery holder with a switchTransparent Epoxy Glue I glued two stripes of copper tape with a small gap between them to the base of the photo holder.Then I soldered the LE...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 06:04:10 PDT
Smart Light Adapter-PIR Based http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Light-Adapter/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 05:41:11 PDT
Wireless Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Night-Light/
Wireless Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SMALL.jpg balsuryana In this Instructables i will show you how to make a unique useful item, That is Wireless Night Light. You can make this for easy! you can use any color of led you want.Features: PortableFit in pocketBrightCan use as joule thiefUse AA batteryEnergy savingAnd many more!OK LET'S MAKE IT!! You need F...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:09:45 PDT
Add Pass Light Switch to Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Pass-Light-Switch-to-Scooter/
Add Pass Light Switch to Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/6MKL/IRC6YVOD/F5U6MKLIRC6YVOD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/6MKL/IRC6YVOD/F5U6MKLIRC6YVOD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/6MKL/IRC6YVOD/F5U6MKLIRC6YVOD.SMALL.jpg JustRahil Have you been Irritated from the high beams from oncoming vehicles during the night?If yes then you are in the right place.however indian scooters do not come fitted with a pass light feature except for the TVS jupiter.the following instructable will tell you how to add a pass light to your scooter ...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:24:26 PDT
Making a Simple LED Circuit (Interactive!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Simple-LED-Circuit/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 10:37:32 PDT
How to make a selfy flashlight at home in 2min http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Selfy-Flashlight-at-Home-in-2min/
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Wed, 6 Jul 2016 16:54:05 PDT
3D Printed UV Blacklight http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-UV-Blacklight/
3D Printed UV Blacklight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SMALL.jpg Radionuclei95 Hi. Welcome to my new instructable :-)As i collect "Uraniumglass" i occasionally need a handheldsource of UV light to find it at antique shops,So i decided to build this to do the job.I hope that someone else can use this design. I have not calculated the cost for this project, but it should be chea...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:09:12 PDT
LED CHASER-15 MODE http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CHASER-15-MODE/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 06:23:18 PDT
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-CHEEP-HOME-AUTOMATION-UNDER-5/
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SMALL.jpg vina1991 Hello friendsToday I am back with another project called ultra cheep home automation under $5Home automation means you can control home applies more easily. You can control your fan lights exits’ with tip of your finger or allow them to work automaticallyThe project contains three different switchin...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:34:25 PDT
LED Battery Powered Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Battery-Powered-Circuit/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:41:33 PDT
First approach to flexible circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/First-Approach-to-Flexible-Circuits/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:57:22 PDT
LDR Outdoor LED Light controller under 450INR http://www.instructables.com/id/LDR-Outdoor-LED-Light-Controller-Under-450INR/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 22:16:45 PDT
Generating Voltage on a Piezoelectric Disc Using Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-Voltage-on-a-Piezoelectric-Disc-Using-L/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 15:42:20 PDT
DIY Night Cycle Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Night-Cycle-Indicator/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 11:33:17 PDT
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-Control-Mount-and-120-VAC-Connection/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 22:02:27 PDT
Solar-powered Lamp From Recycled Ocean Snare http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-Lamp-From-Recycled-Ocean-Snare/
Solar-powered Lamp From Recycled Ocean Snare - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SMALL.jpg sailor-rodriguez IntroductionThis Instructable will tell you how to convert abandoned common Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) to create rugged solar-charged 12V power supplies and lamps that can provide light for an entire night.FADs play a key role in indiscriminate, unsustainable fishing practices in the seafood in...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 07:45:55 PDT
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Solar-Arc-Reactor/
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This small solar light is portable and very lightweight which makes it a great source of light on the go, whether it be camping, at festivals or generally just when you need to light your way!Styled on Tony Stark's Iron Man Arc Reactor you can even wear it on your chest!Incased in 2 Pringles lids it...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 02:23:57 PDT
Micro Light Detecting Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Light-Detecting-Circuit/
Micro Light Detecting Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z7B0/IO6DS8MW/FEAZ7B0IO6DS8MW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z7B0/IO6DS8MW/FEAZ7B0IO6DS8MW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/Z7B0/IO6DS8MW/FEAZ7B0IO6DS8MW.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This little circuit measures 10mm x 10mm and is probably one of the smallest and most basic light detecting circuits around.You can use the circuit to detect light levels and for example activate a LED to switch on when it gets dark! Parts List SolderSoldering IronFluxBlank PCB board270k 0603 res...
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Sat, 14 May 2016 00:54:00 PDT
Magnetic Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Arc-Reactor/
Magnetic Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This is my attempt at making the Arc Reactor from Iron Man 1. I've added a reed switch in the electronic circuit so that when a magnet is near by, the Arc lights up which a pretty awesome effect!Check out my video of it in action! Parts List Bracelet mouldClear Epoxy Resinx11 White LEDs2032 coin ...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 12:16:50 PDT
Triacs and Outlets (bluetooth and diac dimmer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Triacs-and-Outlets-bluetooth-and-Diac-Dimmer/
Triacs and Outlets (bluetooth and diac dimmer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/98R9/IO2TOAST/F9198R9IO2TOAST.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/98R9/IO2TOAST/F9198R9IO2TOAST.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F91/98R9/IO2TOAST/F9198R9IO2TOAST.SMALL.jpg Simulation314 I'll try english, so dont blame me , help me if it's the case.Before you try this project read about triacs, diacs, AC requirements and other topics that are used for build the two dimmers, because I wont explain anything about it, so youre in your own and please be careful, dont be a fool.Let's be...
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Wed, 11 May 2016 20:55:51 PDT
The Musixel BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musixel-BoomBox/
The Musixel BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SMALL.jpg andy.spikenzielabs The Musixel is a board designed to interpret the frequencies in music or sounds and generate a light-show on up to 64 addressable LEDs. The Musixel has a few modes built-in, one of them is a 'Graphic Equalizer' styled visualizer that is more than just a little cool. In this project it runs an 8x8 ma...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 14:47:42 PDT
DIY 1,5 V to Light Up 15 LED http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-15-V-to-Light-Up-15-LED/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 17:12:15 PDT