Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:29:59 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Chewie Monsta (Ed Sheeran) Loop Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chewie-Monsta-Ed-Sheeran-Loop-Pedal/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:21:10 PST
Simple Paper Circuit LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paper-Circuit-LED-Flashlight/
Simple Paper Circuit LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/LAIV/IKJ8616O/FZ4LAIVIKJ8616O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/LAIV/IKJ8616O/FZ4LAIVIKJ8616O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/LAIV/IKJ8616O/FZ4LAIVIKJ8616O.SMALL.jpg MCArmstrong14 This is a great introduction to DIY electronics for kids. It uses a standard sized business card as the template and basic components to make a solder-less circuit. Ideal for children aged four to ten. Adult assistance is recommended especially for the younger ones. The Kauai Makerspace (www.kauaima...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:34:01 PST
BeepIt (an object finder) http://www.instructables.com/id/BeepIt-an-Object-Finder/
BeepIt (an object finder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/GEOC/IKFS0YP6/F5MGEOCIKFS0YP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/GEOC/IKFS0YP6/F5MGEOCIKFS0YP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/GEOC/IKFS0YP6/F5MGEOCIKFS0YP6.SMALL.jpg NicolasT2 Hi look at what we are going to do. A connected objet finder like a keyholder. We'll locate the object with a sound who's activated whith an android app i done. This app used Bluetooth. The items listing We must do a few things and list item to use.So we need: (links are present only to inform yo...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:47:46 PST
Controlling Servos on FPGA http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Servos-on-FPGA/
Controlling Servos on FPGA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5V6D/IKIKU6I1/FYP5V6DIKIKU6I1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5V6D/IKIKU6I1/FYP5V6DIKIKU6I1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5V6D/IKIKU6I1/FYP5V6DIKIKU6I1.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz Currently I'm working on building a claw machine, much like those that plagued your childhood at movie theaters, arcades and grocery stores. I know for me many hours were spent yearning for the toy on the top of the pile, only to find out that the claw could not grasp it. I'd now like to exact my re...
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:34:30 PST
7 Quick Tips for Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Quick-Tips-for-Makers/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:31:21 PST
Rubber Breadboard (Silicone Circuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Breadboard-Silicone-Circuit/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:08:23 PST
My Car Assistant (Embebbed Car Automation Computer)! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Car-Automation-Pc/
My Car Assistant (Embebbed Car Automation Computer)! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/6YPZ/IKFRU5J2/FEV6YPZIKFRU5J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/6YPZ/IKFRU5J2/FEV6YPZIKFRU5J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/6YPZ/IKFRU5J2/FEV6YPZIKFRU5J2.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My 1999 Honda Civic is an old vehicle. She lacks lots of features that modern vehicle come as stock. I wanted the following functions implemented into my car:1. Control of the air conditioning including engine load management during wide open throttle and driving up inclines. 2. Control of the light...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 04:21:25 PST
Love of Electronics & Physics http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-of-Electronics-Physics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S2UC/IKFRSSX4/F5LS2UCIKFRSSX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S2UC/IKFRSSX4/F5LS2UCIKFRSSX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/S2UC/IKFRSSX4/F5LS2UCIKFRSSX4.SMALL.jpg hheidmann Aurora 18x18 - the Big Brother of Aurora 9x18 Globe of persistence of vision Laser Cut a Notched Box with BoxMaker Infinite RGB LED Cube Ultimate RGB Propeller Display Mini Arduino Portable EEG - Brain Wave Monitor + Things that I've made, plan on making, or just want to kno...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 20:11:53 PST
JDM programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/JDM-Programmer/
JDM programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/VPQU/IKFS13Z7/FWVVPQUIKFS13Z7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/VPQU/IKFS13Z7/FWVVPQUIKFS13Z7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/VPQU/IKFS13Z7/FWVVPQUIKFS13Z7.SMALL.jpg Lee02 This programmer supports pic10F, 12F, 16C, 16F, 18F,24Cxx Eeprom. it works with Winpic800 and icprog .We have succesfully tried it with some pics; 16f877a 16f84a 16f628 18f2550 Circuit scheamatic
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:34:16 PST
Diy Xbox Remote Cord Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Xbox-Remote-Cord-Extension/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:20:39 PST
Reciclaje Electrónico http://www.instructables.com/id/Reciclaje-Electrónico/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9L43/IKFS39RM/FQ49L43IKFS39RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9L43/IKFS39RM/FQ49L43IKFS39RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9L43/IKFS39RM/FQ49L43IKFS39RM.SMALL.jpg christophergalicia Inspiración para reciclar componentes electrónicos de aparatos viejos. Reusing ribbon cables and connectors for DIY projects New Life for Old Printed Circuit Boards. How To Extract Gold From Electronics reusing old camera parts for jewelry How to get an unlimited supply of electron...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 13:12:38 PST
Smart Traffic Lights for EMERGENCY Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Traffic-Lights-for-EMERGENCY-Vehicles/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:39:48 PST
Science Fair Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Science-Fair-Ideas/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/UFGR/IKEAMF42/FG3UFGRIKEAMF42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/UFGR/IKEAMF42/FG3UFGRIKEAMF42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/UFGR/IKEAMF42/FG3UFGRIKEAMF42.SMALL.jpg PixieB74 Simple projects for my 6th grader to consider for his Science Fair project on electronics and magnets. Table-Top Electric Plant How to make a speaker LED Paper Helicopter Automatic mailbox light Micro-usb 30F Supercapacitor Flashlight Magnet Car Suggestions for my son's 6th g...
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 05:45:58 PST
Using shift register 74HC595 with ULN2803, UDN2981 and BC327 http://www.instructables.com/id/Shift-Register-74HC595-Working-With-ULN2803-UDN298/
Using shift register 74HC595 with ULN2803, UDN2981 and BC327 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/LCMK/IKEALERX/F4WLCMKIKEALERX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/LCMK/IKEALERX/F4WLCMKIKEALERX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/LCMK/IKEALERX/F4WLCMKIKEALERX.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello, all !!In many situations in your projects with microcontrollers you can use a shift register like 74HC595 directly with LEDs and displays, but if you check the datasheet you will see that need to take care with the maximum current on each output and also with the total current to not damage t...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 18:52:46 PST
Bicycle USB Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-USB-Output/
Bicycle USB Output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/30QK/IKEAI2I4/F4430QKIKEAI2I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/30QK/IKEAI2I4/F4430QKIKEAI2I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/30QK/IKEAI2I4/F4430QKIKEAI2I4.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody,i use portable usb powerbanks for most of my projects (usb heated clothing, smart plant pot). and i also bike a lot. so i decided to create a very cheap, "clip on" power source to charge these batteries. it can then be used to charge a smartphone, tablet basically anything that needs...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:54:38 PST
DC Power harvested from audio jack http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Power-Harvested-From-Audio-Jack/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 08:08:44 PST
TICTAC PORTABLE SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TIC-TAC-PORTABLE-SPEAKERLED-LAMP/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 07:03:21 PST
DIY Lab Bench Power Supply ! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lab-Bench-Power-Supply-/
DIY Lab Bench Power Supply ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/GARK/IKCV5ATV/F97GARKIKCV5ATV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/GARK/IKCV5ATV/F97GARKIKCV5ATV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F97/GARK/IKCV5ATV/F97GARKIKCV5ATV.SMALL.jpg Kedar Nimbalkar A Bench Power Supply Is Very Important Instrument For Your Electronics Hobby or Professional Work , Everything Needs Power Supply ! Under 60 $ It's Very Useful DIY Project For Anyone Interested In Electronics.We're going to make a lab bench power supply rated at 216 Watts ,36 volts & 6 Amperes . Com...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 06:42:00 PST
Want 2 Do http://www.instructables.com/id/Want-2-Do/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZPUI/IKCXA38U/FZ5ZPUIIKCXA38U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZPUI/IKCXA38U/FZ5ZPUIIKCXA38U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/ZPUI/IKCXA38U/FZ5ZPUIIKCXA38U.SMALL.jpg ace4sia The MicroSlice V2 Aurum | A gold mini laser cutter & engraver. Arduino Laser Engraver Wood Design! RGB 8x8x8 LED Cube LED Cube 8x8x8 Pocket laser engraver.
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 23:50:29 PST
Cradle Swing Auto Rocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cradle-Swing-Auto-Rocker/
Cradle Swing Auto Rocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/HDLJ/IKCV3UNC/FPTHDLJIKCV3UNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/HDLJ/IKCV3UNC/FPTHDLJIKCV3UNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/HDLJ/IKCV3UNC/FPTHDLJIKCV3UNC.SMALL.jpg m_abhinav Hello all,This is my very first post.... so very excited about it!!!I am relatively new to the community and being from electronicsbackground, I really wish I have discovered Arduino much earlier, when I hadmore time on my side ;)I think this project really saw some success (after trying outand auto...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:05:32 PST
Intruder Alarm with Text Message Notification http://www.instructables.com/id/Intruder-Alarm-With-Text-Message-Notification/
Intruder Alarm with Text Message Notification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/4821/IKCXB4H6/FDC4821IKCXB4H6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/4821/IKCXB4H6/FDC4821IKCXB4H6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/4821/IKCXB4H6/FDC4821IKCXB4H6.SMALL.jpg matthewh8 This is very easy to do and requires no soldering or advanced skills. Heres how it works:Range sensor detects interruption in pings ---> Calls to Temboo via WIFI --- Tells Twilio API to send text!This tutorial shows you how to create an intruder alarm that sends you text message alerts when moti...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 11:35:16 PST
ESP8266-01 Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-01-Adapter/
ESP8266-01 Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/0963/IKCV23IW/FLX0963IKCV23IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/0963/IKCV23IW/FLX0963IKCV23IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/0963/IKCV23IW/FLX0963IKCV23IW.SMALL.jpg Mtaram ESP8266-01 is a great tiny little board, hoever it is not breadboard friendly due to very close proximity of 4 pins each in parallel. We decided to make a tiny adapter to make it easier to connect. What you need. Well we need...1. general PCB2. berg strips male and female3. connecting wire4. Sold...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 11:25:41 PST
Phone Screen on TV?! MINI PC!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Screen-on-TV-MINI-PC/
Phone Screen on TV?! MINI PC!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/20BR/IKBHWLGJ/FE120BRIKBHWLGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/20BR/IKBHWLGJ/FE120BRIKBHWLGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/20BR/IKBHWLGJ/FE120BRIKBHWLGJ.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Hi Guys In This Instructable I am Going To Show You How To Use Your phone as a mini pc with mouse and keyboard ON A TV!!!Applications-1)Using The Phone As a mini PC To play games And Doing Everything on a big Screen2)Using Phone as Ip Csmera3) Playing games such as COC,Vice City etc. On TV! Things...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 10:43:51 PST
Calculate Resistance without Calculating http://www.instructables.com/id/Calculating-Resistance-Without-Calculating/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:46:31 PST
Control The Elements with Science http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-the-Elements-With-Science/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 11:31:33 PST
Music Box Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Box-Doorbell/
Music Box Doorbell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/D4JD/IKA2E9RK/F7ND4JDIKA2E9RK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/D4JD/IKA2E9RK/F7ND4JDIKA2E9RK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/D4JD/IKA2E9RK/F7ND4JDIKA2E9RK.SMALL.jpg cdesjardins My apartment in Amsterdam has a very old and extremely loud doorbell. I decided to make a new one, because I was tired of being startled every time someone rang the doorbell. I had a music box sitting around, and an arduino mega, and I have a few prototype shields for the Mega that I designed a whil...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 07:23:16 PST
Antena Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Antena-Repair/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 01:08:28 PST
How to Make a Mini Tic Tac Power Bank / TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Mini-Tic-Tac-Power-Bank-TUTORIAL/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 11:06:21 PST
Unified Control Box for an embedded system http://www.instructables.com/id/Unified-Control-Box-for-Embedded-System/
Unified Control Box for an embedded system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/4VOV/IK7BTC9Y/F3K4VOVIK7BTC9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/4VOV/IK7BTC9Y/F3K4VOVIK7BTC9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/4VOV/IK7BTC9Y/F3K4VOVIK7BTC9Y.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby As part of the embedded control system I'm building, I needed a means to safely house all the interface hardware. I wanted a means to protect and have the internal hardware accessible for future wiring. Tucking away the labjack u3 hv, relay card and 5volt power supply. The nervous system of my a...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 07:02:26 PST
ESP8266 and Relay Control Using Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-and-Relay-Control-Using-Smartphone/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 02:26:19 PST
Node.js Client for S2c.io http://www.instructables.com/id/Nodejs-Client-for-S2cio/
Node.js Client for S2c.io - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/1ASS/IK8KROA9/FMF1ASSIK8KROA9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/1ASS/IK8KROA9/FMF1ASSIK8KROA9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/1ASS/IK8KROA9/FMF1ASSIK8KROA9.SMALL.jpg sensors2cloud This tutorial walk you through creating an internet of things application using Node.js running from a PC as an emulator. Any device that can run node.js can easily push data to s2c.io. In order to show how node.js works with s2c.io, we need to implement the example shown in the blog diagram above...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 15:57:46 PST
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-Photo-Frame-Make-a-Perfect-Valentines-or/
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SMALL.jpg Dejan Nedelkovski Hello! In this instructable I will show you how you can make this awesome LED Heart Photo Frame. For all Electronics Enthusiasts! Make the perfect Valentine's, Birthday or Anniversary present for your loved ones!You can watch the Demo Video of this project on the video below and read the step by ste...
By: Dejan Nedelkovski

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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:59:37 PST
Electric Longboard Mark II (In-Progress) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Longboard-Mark-II-In-Progress/
Electric Longboard Mark II (In-Progress) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/ATCQ/IK7BMUKI/FUVATCQIK7BMUKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/ATCQ/IK7BMUKI/FUVATCQIK7BMUKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/ATCQ/IK7BMUKI/FUVATCQIK7BMUKI.SMALL.jpg lolomolo After gaining some confidence from a working first prototype (see Mark I) I am making some major upgrades. Inspired by the erganomic design, but daunted by the price of the Boosted boards, I have decided to explore the full potential of the electric longboard.Warning --- This is not a complete guide...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 10:24:56 PST
Light Seeking Robot/Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Seeking-RobotCar/
Light Seeking Robot/Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/N16Q/IK7BLSVE/F5AN16QIK7BLSVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/N16Q/IK7BLSVE/F5AN16QIK7BLSVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/N16Q/IK7BLSVE/F5AN16QIK7BLSVE.SMALL.jpg l0stboyy This is very simple and easy to make light seeking robot First part of the circuit is a light searching sensor wired around the popular Op-Amp LM358 (U1), which is an 8-pin IC having two inbuilt op-amps. Here the two op-amps are configured in comparator mode, ie the reference voltage is set at the i...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 04:10:39 PST
1 Bit Full Adder http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Bit-Binary-Full-Adder/
1 Bit Full Adder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/3W3S/IK7BLHE4/FL03W3SIK7BLHE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/3W3S/IK7BLHE4/FL03W3SIK7BLHE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/3W3S/IK7BLHE4/FL03W3SIK7BLHE4.SMALL.jpg TalalKhalil An adder is a digital electronic circuit that performs addition of numbers. Adders are used in every single computer's processors to add various numbers, and they are used in other operations in the processor, such as calculating addresses of certain data. In this instructable, we are going to const...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 23:48:00 PST
Super USB Charger, and 12V Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-USB-Charger-and-12V-Power-Supply/
Super USB Charger, and 12V Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KMB7/IK7BL02Y/FC2KMB7IK7BL02Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KMB7/IK7BL02Y/FC2KMB7IK7BL02Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/KMB7/IK7BL02Y/FC2KMB7IK7BL02Y.SMALL.jpg joeynovak This is super super simple power supply that will give you a high current 5v supply you can charge a zillion devices at once with, and a decent 12v power supply. No soldering required. Mount Screw Terminal Strip, Cut Wires, Separate Wires, Trim Wires, Strip Wires, Attach to terminal. First, you ...
By: joeynovak

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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 19:24:35 PST
Weak Joy Shocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Weak-Joy-Shocker/
Weak Joy Shocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/V336/IK7BKLJ1/FUAV336IK7BKLJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/V336/IK7BKLJ1/FUAV336IK7BKLJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/V336/IK7BKLJ1/FUAV336IK7BKLJ1.SMALL.jpg grimreaper122 this shows you how to make a joy shocker you will need 1 9 volt battery and battery pack some copper tape and some tinfoil peel off the backing to the copper tape and stick it onto the tin foil do this for 2 peices the 2 wires that come out of the battery pack need to be soldered to the ...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 16:36:58 PST
Robotic Music Player and Sequencer With LittleBits AKA Fruityloops IRL http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Music-Player-and-Sequencer-With-LittleBits/
Robotic Music Player and Sequencer With LittleBits AKA Fruityloops IRL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/JAN5/IK77HLBD/FG4JAN5IK77HLBD.SMALL.jpg lamedust So I, along with many other mammals, love to make music! I make goofy sounds, fun raps, but often I find myself playing music by myself and I wish I had a robot friend that can lay down some wicked beats. That's why I made a drum and tone sequencer with the littleBits synth kit platform. Similar to...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 15:50:58 PST
International Space Station Tracker/Pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/International-Space-Station-TrackerPointer/
International Space Station Tracker/Pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6QIL/IJYV9S03/F7V6QILIJYV9S03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6QIL/IJYV9S03/F7V6QILIJYV9S03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/6QIL/IJYV9S03/F7V6QILIJYV9S03.SMALL.jpg practicalengineering There’s a growing movement of people who believe that our space agencies are underfunded and that humanity isn’t paying enough attention to our present accomplishments and future plans in space exploration. Well, I know one way to direct attention to something: Point at it. This is the first prototy...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 11:49:24 PST
Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light-3/
Automatic Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QEJK/IKCXBDH8/F8KQEJKIKCXBDH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QEJK/IKCXBDH8/F8KQEJKIKCXBDH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/QEJK/IKCXBDH8/F8KQEJKIKCXBDH8.SMALL.jpg Sandy65 Today I'm going to make an automatic night light for my room. It's a very cool DIY.This is one of the Cool Circuits I have made....I think you people would probably like my project. Gathering Materials...... First Step in a project is planning and gathering materials. So now lets gather the item...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 10:34:08 PST
Testing of a prototype embedded automation system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Testing-of-a-Prototype-Embedded-Automation-System/
Testing of a prototype embedded automation system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby This system I hope to install in the near future. Here I have included a video clip showing some of its capabilities. Dry run. The only inputs I have feeding real time data into the system are the temperature and light sensors. The outputs for lighting and air conditioner control will be connec...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 10:26:12 PST
How to make a low-power Power Supply Unit from discarded DVD player http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Low-Power-Supply-From-a-Discarded-DV/
How to make a low-power Power Supply Unit from discarded DVD player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ZB0A/IJYV8X0U/F2AZB0AIJYV8X0U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ZB0A/IJYV8X0U/F2AZB0AIJYV8X0U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ZB0A/IJYV8X0U/F2AZB0AIJYV8X0U.SMALL.jpg Qwertypat Have had enough of taping together batteries or making tagliatelli of wires to provide some volts for your electronic project? Yes you have !Instead of buying a new PSU (power supply unit) why not use a power circuit board of discarded A/V equipment or other home appliances. Many audiovisual devices...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 08:17:49 PST
modular keyboard workstation/midi controller w/ modular keybed http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Keyboard-Workstationmidi-Controller-W-Modu/
modular keyboard workstation/midi controller w/ modular keybed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SMALL.jpg walidantar from my scratches .. من خربشاتيhttps://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model.html?id=u3958596a-88d4-47cd-9627-98a072f91c2dmidi_controller_work_station_64 ideas blueprints - first steps unit used in inches raise the precision to 1/64" black keys are not sketched .. just consider 1/16" gap at each side of a ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:50:42 PST
METER STAND http://www.instructables.com/id/METER-STAND/
METER STAND - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/E3CS/IK4AKH4Y/FNIE3CSIK4AKH4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/E3CS/IK4AKH4Y/FNIE3CSIK4AKH4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/E3CS/IK4AKH4Y/FNIE3CSIK4AKH4Y.SMALL.jpg oldmaninSC THUMP...my meter fell over AGAIN.I worked in a shop with six other people.And every day this happened even thoughsome meters have a junky wire stand tokeep the meter upright. But try to change scales or pull too hard on the leadsand THUMP. So for thirty years I was going to make a proper stand...tom...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 08:59:38 PST
clap on/off switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Onoff-Switch/
clap on/off switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/AXSY/IJYV2VKH/FLIAXSYIJYV2VKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/AXSY/IJYV2VKH/FLIAXSYIJYV2VKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/AXSY/IJYV2VKH/FLIAXSYIJYV2VKH.SMALL.jpg hazel eye IntroductionHi i'm sadafhere i made my first clap on/off switch.Clap Switch is a basic Electronics mini-project, made with the help of the basic components. Clap Switch has the ability to turn ON/OFF any electrical component or circuit by the clap sound.It is known as Clap Switch, because the conden...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 04:05:41 PST
Extreme Duty Pan & Tilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Duty-Pan-Tilt/
Extreme Duty Pan & Tilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/1LZ0/IK4AGEQL/FGG1LZ0IK4AGEQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/1LZ0/IK4AGEQL/FGG1LZ0IK4AGEQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/1LZ0/IK4AGEQL/FGG1LZ0IK4AGEQL.SMALL.jpg magnethead I'm always tinkering in CAD and playing with actobotics. I put a simple tilt mechanism on my Cheetah 150 tripod/boom last year using a 90 degree bracket and 1/2 RPM motor. The problem I had was that the 1/2 RPM motor had just enough internal gear slop that wind would change the position of the camer...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 16:46:43 PST
Clap Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Switch-1/
Clap Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/ZZVZ/IK2X93Q9/FBLZZVZIK2X93Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/ZZVZ/IK2X93Q9/FBLZZVZIK2X93Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/ZZVZ/IK2X93Q9/FBLZZVZIK2X93Q9.SMALL.jpg Samartist Hello Friends,Here is a clap switch. You can turn any home appliance on/off with a clap. I personally designed the circuit for better accuracy and customized filtration. You can see the working of the switch in the video attached.I hope you will enjoy building this project. Circuit Explanation Th...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 09:37:53 PST
Amcrest DVR Silent Fan Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Amcrest-DVR-Silent-Fan-Mod/
Amcrest DVR Silent Fan Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/OJHX/IJYUZTNE/F1ROJHXIJYUZTNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/OJHX/IJYUZTNE/F1ROJHXIJYUZTNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/OJHX/IJYUZTNE/F1ROJHXIJYUZTNE.SMALL.jpg vegask I purchased an amcrest DVR security camera system but was disappointed by how loud the fan was for it. Since I was going to keep the DVR in the same room that I slept in something needed to happen.Swapping in a new fan is very easy, all you need is a phillips screwdriver and a new quiet 40mm PC cas...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 08:33:50 PST
DIY Power Switch Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Switch-Panel/
DIY Power Switch Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/4RPM/IJYUZPP9/FIC4RPMIJYUZPP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/4RPM/IJYUZPP9/FIC4RPMIJYUZPP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/4RPM/IJYUZPP9/FIC4RPMIJYUZPP9.SMALL.jpg GirishP I have so many items I need to turn on and off in my small home music studio. PC, TV, Monitor, Amp, Drumkit etc. They are plugged in to a 6 gang extension lead. So every time I need to turn things on and off I have to bend down, this isn't good if you have a bad back like me. So the project began! (...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 07:50:48 PST
Moving Stuff 2 Do http://www.instructables.com/id/Moving-Stuff-2-Do/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q7NH/IK2X8KPP/FGXQ7NHIK2X8KPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q7NH/IK2X8KPP/FGXQ7NHIK2X8KPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/Q7NH/IK2X8KPP/FGXQ7NHIK2X8KPP.SMALL.jpg RenatoRael null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null Phenomenal Augmented Reality allows us to watch how things are watching us! DIY On-Off Switch Bluetooth Controlled Outlet (Home Automati...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 06:41:28 PST