Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Wed, 18 Oct 2017 02:59:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Lapcade Arcade Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Lapcade-Arcade-Controller/
Lapcade Arcade Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/85P9/J8UGYWOR/FFT85P9J8UGYWOR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/85P9/J8UGYWOR/FFT85P9J8UGYWOR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/85P9/J8UGYWOR/FFT85P9J8UGYWOR.SMALL.jpg AndrewHoover I'm not much of a gamer. When I was a kid, I was more interested in seeing how they worked than I was in playing them. I can count on one hand how many arcade games I regularly played. That being said, it would be easy for someone to find it odd that I would take the time to build an arcade controll...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:33:48 PDT
Small Variable Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Variable-Power-Supply/
Small Variable Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TOWV/J8UH0P3U/F7STOWVJ8UH0P3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TOWV/J8UH0P3U/F7STOWVJ8UH0P3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/TOWV/J8UH0P3U/F7STOWVJ8UH0P3U.SMALL.jpg kamil47 There are plenty of power supplies available on the Instructables. Compared to the others, this one is: Small size and compact Powerful Simple, made of modules and parts ready to use No special tools necessaryParameters are following: Input voltage AC 230V (o...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:03:57 PDT
Spinning Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Pumpkin/
Spinning Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/0T6F/J8UH0FX0/FJ90T6FJ8UH0FX0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/0T6F/J8UH0FX0/FJ90T6FJ8UH0FX0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/0T6F/J8UH0FX0/FJ90T6FJ8UH0FX0.SMALL.jpg This project is going to teach you how to make a spinning pumpkin. Gathering your materials You will need the following objects:Paper PencilScissorsCopper TapeMotorFoam BaseToothpicksHot glue gun Creating the Pumpkin First, you will need to design your pumpkin. After you have designed it you ...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:55:05 PDT
Revision Módulo Wifi Bee (encendiendo 12 Led Por Wifi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Revision-Módulo-Wifi-Bee-encendiendo-12-Led-Por-Wi/
Revision Módulo Wifi Bee (encendiendo 12 Led Por Wifi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/UTUU/J8UGZVKI/FFQUTUUJ8UGZVKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/UTUU/J8UGZVKI/FFQUTUUJ8UGZVKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/UTUU/J8UGZVKI/FFQUTUUJ8UGZVKI.SMALL.jpg CarlosVoltT En este instructable, ademas de la revisión del módulo wifi bee, veremos como armar un circuito para encender 12 led, esto es muy útil si queremos lograr el control de luces, encendido de motores proyecto de domótica, riego de jardines y muchas cosas más. Es muy fácil de hacer y se incluyen los códi...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:26:42 PDT
Hard Drive Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Speaker/
Hard Drive Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/Z41X/J8UGW5M6/FJSZ41XJ8UGW5M6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/Z41X/J8UGW5M6/FJSZ41XJ8UGW5M6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/Z41X/J8UGW5M6/FJSZ41XJ8UGW5M6.SMALL.jpg ThomasVDD Many people have an old hard drive laying around. In this project we will reuse it by turning it into a speaker! While it's not super useful, it surely looks cool and people are taken aback when they see it.You might ask yourself: how can a hard drive produce sound? There is no speaker in it. If we ...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:00:31 PDT
Arduino IoT Project - Reading a Photoresistor Sensor data http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IoT-Project-Reading-a-Photoresistor-Sensor/
Arduino IoT Project - Reading a Photoresistor Sensor data - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/H24T/J8UMYLUU/FJMH24TJ8UMYLUU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/H24T/J8UMYLUU/FJMH24TJ8UMYLUU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/H24T/J8UMYLUU/FJMH24TJ8UMYLUU.SMALL.jpg osoyooproduct In this lesson, we’ll show how to automatically send a Photoresistor Sensor data to your Cayenne Dashboard.Hardware preparation: Arduino UNOx1Ethernet shield W5100x1USB cablex1Photoresistor sensor Modulex1Jumper wires severalBread boardx1Please note:This project needs to connect Arduino to Cayenne I...
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:42:46 PDT
Hack Your Halloween With Phidgets http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Halloween-With-Phidgets/
Hack Your Halloween With Phidgets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3TS8/J8UMY7SQ/FD23TS8J8UMY7SQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3TS8/J8UMY7SQ/FD23TS8J8UMY7SQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/3TS8/J8UMY7SQ/FD23TS8J8UMY7SQ.SMALL.jpg phidgetsinc This project will show you how you can "hack" your Halloween decorations and get them to behave exactly how you want!The Halloween decoration we are working with has the following default functionality:Activated by throwing switch (shown in video)Activated by a loud soundOur goal for this project is...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:32:32 PDT
Mini Electric GoKart http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Electric-GoKart/
Mini Electric GoKart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/2M69/J8QGEZ03/FOO2M69J8QGEZ03.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/2M69/J8QGEZ03/FOO2M69J8QGEZ03.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/2M69/J8QGEZ03/FOO2M69J8QGEZ03.SMALL.jpg MatthewW147 There are quite a few GoKart Instructables here and in order to build mine I had to browse them all, The forums were also incredibly useful. What I will try to do here, is give a brief outline on how I built GoKart in the picture, provide the links from where I got the information and how I interpre...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:25:10 PDT
Automated Greenhouse Ventilation http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Greenhouse-Ventilation/
Automated Greenhouse Ventilation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JIZV/J8QGG43H/FB4JIZVJ8QGG43H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JIZV/J8QGG43H/FB4JIZVJ8QGG43H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/JIZV/J8QGG43H/FB4JIZVJ8QGG43H.SMALL.jpg Libahunt In this instructable I will show you how I made my low budget greenhouse ventilation system. Climate in Estonia is fairly cold therefore a greenhouse is very helpful for growing tomatoes. But tomato plants require relatively dry air to fruit properly, so the greenhouse needs to be ventilated. My gre...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:10:55 PDT
Offgrid Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Offgrid-Power/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/0WTX/J8QGU85A/FB90WTXJ8QGU85A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/0WTX/J8QGU85A/FB90WTXJ8QGU85A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/0WTX/J8QGU85A/FB90WTXJ8QGU85A.SMALL.jpg Mzungura1 Some solutions collected for purposes of powering an offgrid recording studio.Primarily solution must power 3 computers with monitors. ARDUINO MPPT SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-3.0) Cheap DIY Fully Automatic AC Inverter / DC UPS How to Build a Simple, Efficient, 16w 12v Fluorescent In...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 05:25:13 PDT
Arduino IoT Project - Remote Control a LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IoT-Project-Remote-Control-a-LED/
Arduino IoT Project - Remote Control a LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2KR6/J8QGEZNQ/F0A2KR6J8QGEZNQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2KR6/J8QGEZNQ/F0A2KR6J8QGEZNQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/2KR6/J8QGEZNQ/F0A2KR6J8QGEZNQ.SMALL.jpg osoyooproduct In this lesson, we’ll learn how to use Arduino turn on/off a LED through Cayenne IOT platform. the parts needed for this lesson as followed:Parts neededArduino UNOx1Ethernet Shield W5100x1USB cablex1LEDx1200 ohm resistorx1Please note:This project needs to connect Arduino to Cayenne IOT platform firs...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 02:11:52 PDT
TicTac Super Wifi Analyser, ESP-12, ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/TicTac-Super-Wifi-Analyser-ESP-12-ESP8266/
TicTac Super Wifi Analyser, ESP-12, ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/FBKJ/J8QGEXJI/FD3FBKJJ8QGEXJI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/FBKJ/J8QGEXJI/FD3FBKJJ8QGEXJI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/FBKJ/J8QGEXJI/FD3FBKJJ8QGEXJI.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike This project builds on the original moononournation code and the concept of using a TicTac box as an enclosure.However instead of using a button to kick off the readings this uses the touch panel that comes with a TFT SPI display. The code has been modified to better control of the LED backlight an...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:58:11 PDT
ESP-12E and ESP-12F Programming and Development Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP-12E-and-ESP-12F-Programming-and-Development-Bo/
ESP-12E and ESP-12F Programming and Development Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/CA9C/J8QGEX6G/FU8CA9CJ8QGEX6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/CA9C/J8QGEX6G/FU8CA9CJ8QGEX6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/CA9C/J8QGEX6G/FU8CA9CJ8QGEX6G.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike The remit for this board was simple: Be able to program ESP-12E and ESP-12F modules as easily as the NodeMCU boards (i.e. no need to press buttons). Have breadboard friendly pins with access to the usable IO. Use a separate USB to serial converter so the board has no additional current drain and ...
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Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:53:49 PDT
Make a Powerful 9V Rechargable Battery From Nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Powerful-9V-Rechargable-Battery-From-Nails/
Make a Powerful 9V Rechargable Battery From Nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QIM9/J8QGCV5V/FBDQIM9J8QGCV5V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QIM9/J8QGCV5V/FBDQIM9J8QGCV5V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/QIM9/J8QGCV5V/FBDQIM9J8QGCV5V.SMALL.jpg omars2 Hi!In this instructable, you will learn how to make a powerful 9V rechargeable battery from iron nails and copper wire.The battery is rechargeable like any other normal battery and is really simple to make.For complete understanding of the project you must watch the video.Video -- https://www.youtub...
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:48:15 PDT
DIY Induction Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Induction-Heater/
DIY Induction Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/59NC/J8QGRL3L/FQ959NCJ8QGRL3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/59NC/J8QGRL3L/FQ959NCJ8QGRL3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/59NC/J8QGRL3L/FQ959NCJ8QGRL3L.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech When you think of a way to heat up a metal object, you think of fire -right? Fire is an inefficient, old fashioned, and slow way to heat up metal objects. It wastes lots of energy as heat and creates lots of dirty smoke. Well, what if you could have a way to heat up metal objects that solves all ...
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 21:30:36 PDT
Adding a Dimmer to a Power LED Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Dimmer-to-a-Power-LED-Driver/
Adding a Dimmer to a Power LED Driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/QCWO/J8QGCP3Y/FLSQCWOJ8QGCP3Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/QCWO/J8QGCP3Y/FLSQCWOJ8QGCP3Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/QCWO/J8QGCP3Y/FLSQCWOJ8QGCP3Y.SMALL.jpg mat_fr I bought a 50W power LED with the associated driver (constant current) and wanted to add it a dimming function. This instructable is about the design choices to get to a working solution.Nothing too complicated in this project, just one or two details about constant current driver and associated "hi...
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 09:05:25 PDT
Hidden Television Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Television-Antenna/
Hidden Television Antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QGC0/J8QGDSZ6/FAAQGC0J8QGDSZ6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QGC0/J8QGDSZ6/FAAQGC0J8QGDSZ6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/QGC0/J8QGDSZ6/FAAQGC0J8QGDSZ6.SMALL.jpg mr electro If you want television reception but have no desire for an ugly indoor TV antenna nor room for one, here is your solution. A very effective antenna can be made from a few odds and ends costing almost nothing. The antenna is made up of four strips of adhesive copper strips of the type used in hobb...
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Sun, 15 Oct 2017 04:33:44 PDT
Art Deco Speaker With Amazon Echo Dot http://www.instructables.com/id/Art-Deco-Speaker-With-Amazon-Echo-Dot/
Art Deco Speaker With Amazon Echo Dot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/TC54/J8QGIBFP/FKHTC54J8QGIBFP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/TC54/J8QGIBFP/FKHTC54J8QGIBFP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/TC54/J8QGIBFP/FKHTC54J8QGIBFP.SMALL.jpg Democracity Here, we will retrofit a non-functioning Art Deco cast iron speaker to house an Amazon Echo Dot and RGB LED lighting. Here's what you'll need:Supplies:Antique radio Amazon Echo Dot 1 meter of RGB LED strip/tape Speaker cloth - I used this from ebay - It's important to find something sturdy enough to...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 20:00:42 PDT
Automatic Water Level Controller With 2 Pumps and 1 Over Head Tank and 1 Underground Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Water-Level-Controller-With-2-Pumps-and-/
Automatic Water Level Controller With 2 Pumps and 1 Over Head Tank and 1 Underground Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E9EF/J8QG9YK7/F5XE9EFJ8QG9YK7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E9EF/J8QG9YK7/F5XE9EFJ8QG9YK7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E9EF/J8QG9YK7/F5XE9EFJ8QG9YK7.SMALL.jpg hlightwala I made this project for the apartment building, where I live. We used to coordinately take turns to switch the motors on and off everyday. And it was a tedious and annoying job to do. So after a lot of thinking and searching on the internet I came up with this idea and made it.Conditions for th...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 15:03:49 PDT
Motorized Sit or Stand, Landscape or Portrait Monitor (Arduino + Autohotkey) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Sit-or-Stand-Landscape-or-Portrait-Monit/
Motorized Sit or Stand, Landscape or Portrait Monitor (Arduino + Autohotkey) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6QY9/J8QGAURK/F7G6QY9J8QGAURK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6QY9/J8QGAURK/F7G6QY9J8QGAURK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6QY9/J8QGAURK/F7G6QY9J8QGAURK.SMALL.jpg jwolin I have always wanted a way to mindlessly manage the real-estate of my monitors so as to maximize the screen for a particular application. Some applications perform wonderfully in landscape mode but terribly in portrait and vice versa. The hassle of manually rotating the monitors (i.e cable managem...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 14:51:01 PDT
AC to DC(12v,9v,5v) Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/AC-to-DC12v9v5v-Converter/
AC to DC(12v,9v,5v) Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9V0T/J8UGQ8UC/F6T9V0TJ8UGQ8UC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9V0T/J8UGQ8UC/F6T9V0TJ8UGQ8UC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/9V0T/J8UGQ8UC/F6T9V0TJ8UGQ8UC.SMALL.jpg Pranay Jangid THIS CIRCUIT CAN CONVERT 220V AC TO DC(12V,9V,5V) Components Required- 16-o-16 transformer 2 Capacitor of 1000uf 25v IC12v o/p=IC78129v o/p=IC78095v o/p=IC7805 RectifierCan be made by four 1N4007 Diode General purpose PCB plate Connection Now join TRANSFORMER to rectifier....
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 10:33:22 PDT
How to solder 3.7v lithium ion cells http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-37v-Lithium-Ion-Cells/
How to solder 3.7v lithium ion cells - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/4DE4/J8QGUB5T/F484DE4J8QGUB5T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/4DE4/J8QGUB5T/F484DE4J8QGUB5T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F48/4DE4/J8QGUB5T/F484DE4J8QGUB5T.SMALL.jpg Yase3n Usually lithium ion cells are used in laptop batteries. They are hard to solder that is why they are welded by spot welder, which requires a transformer. But today I bought you guys a solution by which you can solder a 3.7v lithium ion cells. Materials RequiredBevel Tip For Solder ( You can get it o...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:45:13 PDT
IOT Waterballoon Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-Waterballoon-Launcher/
IOT Waterballoon Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9QEI/J8QG9ASV/FL39QEIJ8QG9ASV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9QEI/J8QG9ASV/FL39QEIJ8QG9ASV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/9QEI/J8QG9ASV/FL39QEIJ8QG9ASV.SMALL.jpg SparshS Its fun to play with waterballoons and shoot at people, but then what bad happens that the guy down there is able to see you throwing it on him and gets angry, which causes him to have a good talk with your parents complaining them about your mischeif.Having this trouble with myself (as it has happe...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 03:54:02 PDT
Smart Home (Home Automation Using BOLT IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Home-Home-Automation-Using-BOLT-IoT/
Smart Home (Home Automation Using BOLT IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/C88F/J8QG9T68/FYBC88FJ8QG9T68.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/C88F/J8QG9T68/FYBC88FJ8QG9T68.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/C88F/J8QG9T68/FYBC88FJ8QG9T68.SMALL.jpg Juveria_rk About BOLT IoT: BOLT is an Internet of Things platform which includes hardware and cloud. Using BOLT IoT we can build IoT Projects.Home Automation is the use of one or more computers to control basic home functions and features automatically and remotely. A smart phone or web browser can be used to ...
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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 02:11:51 PDT
Hacker Tracker - in Depth http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacker-Tracker-in-Depth/
Hacker Tracker - in Depth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/HC1V/J8QGA7JF/FCBHC1VJ8QGA7JF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/HC1V/J8QGA7JF/FCBHC1VJ8QGA7JF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/HC1V/J8QGA7JF/FCBHC1VJ8QGA7JF.SMALL.gif jumson In this Instructable you will learn how to incorporate a MicroSD Card module, a GPS module, and a Digital Compass into your future Arduino creations.This Instructable is intended to be an in depth, a very detailed, and a more beginner friendly version of the original HackerBoxes 0021: Hacker Tracker...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:13:09 PDT
IoT Fire Breathing Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Breathing-Pumpkin-1/
IoT Fire Breathing Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/QR80/J8UMXRVS/F2KQR80J8UMXRVS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/QR80/J8UMXRVS/F2KQR80J8UMXRVS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/QR80/J8UMXRVS/F2KQR80J8UMXRVS.SMALL.jpg rohanmenon Halloween is around the corner and it's time to decorate. The best way to scare trick-or-treaters is with something unexpected. Imagine waiting on someone's doorstep for candy and having a mild-mannered jack-o-lantern shoot a foot of fire out of its mouth. If you are looking to elicit this feeling i...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:20:54 PDT
GyroBot- Phone Controlled Roomba Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/GyroBot-Phone-Controlled-Roomba-Robot/
GyroBot- Phone Controlled Roomba Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/S43U/J8OR3V9W/F6BS43UJ8OR3V9W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/S43U/J8OR3V9W/F6BS43UJ8OR3V9W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/S43U/J8OR3V9W/F6BS43UJ8OR3V9W.SMALL.jpg ElyssaR In this project, we connected one of our team member’s phones to the Roomba iRobot in order to control it through the phone’s orientation (position). This allows for easier control of the robot.To accomplish this we created an infinite loop of MATLAB code which receives phone orientation sensor da...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:19:38 PDT
HOME MADE DIY 400000 VOLTS TASER PHONE CASE FOR LESS THAN 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/HOME-MADE-DIY-400000-VOLTS-TASER-PHONE-CASE/
HOME MADE DIY 400000 VOLTS TASER PHONE CASE FOR LESS THAN 10$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A24V/J8OR32LY/FXKA24VJ8OR32LY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A24V/J8OR32LY/FXKA24VJ8OR32LY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/A24V/J8OR32LY/FXKA24VJ8OR32LY.SMALL.jpg DEXTERF3 In this instuctable we will see how to make a HOME MADE DIY 400000 VOLTS TASER PHONE CASE for less than 10$. Parts Needed 1.Cardboard2.Toggle switch3.SPDT Slide Switch4.3.7v battery5.2 Needles6.Some wires7.High Voltage Generator Boost Step-up Transformer.8.Battery charging circuit Connections ...
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Fri, 13 Oct 2017 00:14:15 PDT
Function Generator Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Function-Generator-Project/
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:19:15 PDT
PICAXE - Programmable Automatic Plant Watering Device http://www.instructables.com/id/PICAXE-Programmable-Automatic-Plant-Watering-Devic/
PICAXE - Programmable Automatic Plant Watering Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QPS/J8OR2AJM/FWX9QPSJ8OR2AJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QPS/J8OR2AJM/FWX9QPSJ8OR2AJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/9QPS/J8OR2AJM/FWX9QPSJ8OR2AJM.SMALL.jpg sncarter This project is based on a 20X2 PICAXE Microcontroller. It uses a programmable timing circuit to allow the user to program repeated automatic plant watering cycles by controlling a small electric pump that feeds the plant water with 1/4 " tubing. The water reservoir can be anything you like such as ...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:24:12 PDT
How to Transform a Roomba Bot Into a LifeGuard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Transform-a-Roomba-Bot-Into-a-Safety-Bot/
How to Transform a Roomba Bot Into a LifeGuard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/RYPY/J8KH0SDM/FG7RYPYJ8KH0SDM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/RYPY/J8KH0SDM/FG7RYPYJ8KH0SDM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/RYPY/J8KH0SDM/FG7RYPYJ8KH0SDM.SMALL.jpg wmurrin As each day passes, the need and desire for space exploration by humans is approaching. Technological advances are allowing public and private sectors to begin to explore the possibility of sending a human to Mars. Because the day is coming when, not just a human but, humans will set foot on Mars, w...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:11:04 PDT
Configurando ESP32 Con IDE De Arduino (subiendo Datos a Thendspeak) http://www.instructables.com/id/Configurando-ESP32-Con-IDE-De-Arduino-subiendo-Dat/
Configurando ESP32 Con IDE De Arduino (subiendo Datos a Thendspeak) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/58YQ/J8KGZWCT/F8J58YQJ8KGZWCT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/58YQ/J8KGZWCT/F8J58YQJ8KGZWCT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/58YQ/J8KGZWCT/F8J58YQJ8KGZWCT.SMALL.jpg CarlosVoltT Buenos días en esta entrada veremos la configuración del módulo ESP32 con el entrono de desarrollo de Arduino, tambien crearemos un programa para subir datos de la temperatura al cloud de www.icstation.com y gracias al aporte y colaboración de www.icstation.com pudo obtener gratis este módulo pa...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 06:17:04 PDT
Relay Controlled Work Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Relay-Controlled-Work-Light/
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:53:21 PDT
Milk Run Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Run-Robot/
Milk Run Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/KL94/J8KGZJVO/FZCKL94J8KGZJVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/KL94/J8KGZJVO/FZCKL94J8KGZJVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/KL94/J8KGZJVO/FZCKL94J8KGZJVO.SMALL.jpg juniorc26 O Milk Run tem esse nome devido aos antigos entregadores de leite, que todos os dias, faziam o mesmo trajeto entregando, de porta em porta, as garrafas cheias da bebida.Tendo isso em mente a construção do robô foi baseada nesse mesmo principio que consiste em levar um produto para um determinado des...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:59:16 PDT
Smart Beer http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Beer/
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:43:09 PDT
Simple 12 Volt to 240 Volt Mini Inverter Using MOSFET & 2N2222 Transistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-12-Volt-to-240-Volt-Mini-Inverter-Using-MOS/
Simple 12 Volt to 240 Volt Mini Inverter Using MOSFET & 2N2222 Transistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/D32C/J8KGX23I/FH1D32CJ8KGX23I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/D32C/J8KGX23I/FH1D32CJ8KGX23I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/D32C/J8KGX23I/FH1D32CJ8KGX23I.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this tutorial i will show you how to make a Simple 12 volt to 240 volt mini Inverter using MOSFET & 2N2222 TransistorTo build your own 12 volt to 240 volt mini Inverter using MOSFET & 2N2222 Transistor you can watch the video embedded in this step or continue reading. Parts List ***Parts List*...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 04:40:46 PDT
How to Make a Clap Activated Switch Using 555 Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Clap-Activated-Switch-Using-555-Time/
How to Make a Clap Activated Switch Using 555 Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/2GQZ/J8KGX1AD/FUD2GQZJ8KGX1AD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/2GQZ/J8KGX1AD/FUD2GQZJ8KGX1AD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/2GQZ/J8KGX1AD/FUD2GQZJ8KGX1AD.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this tutorial i will show you how to make a clap activated switch using 555 Timer.To build your own clap activated switch using 555 Timer you can watch the video embedded in this step or continue reading. Parts List ***Parts List***1 * Condenser Mic1 * 555 Timer1 * 8 Pin IC Base1 * 10uF/63v El...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 04:23:19 PDT
How to Make a Simple Mini RGB LED Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Mini-RGB-LED-Strip/
How to Make a Simple Mini RGB LED Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/BQDJ/J8KGWZ3S/FSZBQDJJ8KGWZ3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/BQDJ/J8KGWZ3S/FSZBQDJJ8KGWZ3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/BQDJ/J8KGWZ3S/FSZBQDJJ8KGWZ3S.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this tutorial i will show you how to make a simple mini RGB LED Strip.To build your own mini RGB LED Strip you can watch the video embedded in this step or continue reading. Parts List ***Parts List*** 3 * Red Led 3 * Green Led 3 * Blue Led 3 * 270 Ohm 1 * RGB Driver------------...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 03:37:25 PDT
How to Make a Simple Dark Sensor Using 555 Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Dark-Sensor-Using-555-Timer/
How to Make a Simple Dark Sensor Using 555 Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V0RN/J8KGWSCN/F5QV0RNJ8KGWSCN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V0RN/J8KGWSCN/F5QV0RNJ8KGWSCN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/V0RN/J8KGWSCN/F5QV0RNJ8KGWSCN.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this tutorial i will show you how to make a simple Dark Sensor using 555 timer.To build your own Dark Sensor using 555 timer you can watch the video embedded in this step or continue reading. Parts List ***Parts List***1 * 555 Timer1 * 8 Pin IC Base1 * LDR1 * Green LED2 * 3 Pin Terminal Block1...
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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:21:39 PDT
How to Make a 1 Amp to 50 Amps Current Boost Inverter Circuit DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-1-Amp-to-50-Amps-Current-Boost-Inver/
How to Make a 1 Amp to 50 Amps Current Boost Inverter Circuit DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/UNFO/J8KGW219/F0VUNFOJ8KGW219.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/UNFO/J8KGW219/F0VUNFOJ8KGW219.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/UNFO/J8KGW219/F0VUNFOJ8KGW219.SMALL.jpg omars2 Hi!Today am going to teach you how to make an extreme current booster circuit.We all have seen the high voltage booster circuits where little voltage supply is transformed into a high voltage low current supply.In fact, i have made certain high voltage instructables myself but the high current b...
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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:17:28 PDT
2 Digit Seven Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Digit-Seven-Segment-Display/
2 Digit Seven Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/LHQ2/J8KGUPR5/F8GLHQ2J8KGUPR5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/LHQ2/J8KGUPR5/F8GLHQ2J8KGUPR5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/LHQ2/J8KGUPR5/F8GLHQ2J8KGUPR5.SMALL.jpg sriksh9 Most of the newbies are confused about using two or more seven segment displays, here is an instructable showing the implementation of the same with a microcontroller.This is possible by virtue of high switching speed of LED and high of the microcontroller. Components Required 1. Seven segment di...
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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:10:08 PDT
Quad Flat Pack Surface Mount Chip: Removal http://www.instructables.com/id/Quad-Flat-Pack-Surface-Mount-Chip-Removal-Repair-a/
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Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:06:39 PDT
Remote Controlled & Solar Powered Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Solar-Powered-Watering-System/
Remote Controlled & Solar Powered Watering System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/SNBC/J8KH013H/F00SNBCJ8KH013H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/SNBC/J8KH013H/F00SNBCJ8KH013H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/SNBC/J8KH013H/F00SNBCJ8KH013H.SMALL.jpg frankdonald Watering plants can be tedious, especially for those who have a garden in their house. I have to do this every day and it will be taking forever to get this done. Am one of those lazy ass who always wanted to skip this every morning. So I made this project while looking for an easy way to water my p...
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 23:37:56 PDT
Recicla una fuente de PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrónica-1-Haz-Tu-Fuente/
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 18:48:29 PDT
Prototype With PCBWay http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototype-With-PCBWay/
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 13:06:04 PDT
Simple Dc to Ac Inverter Make http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dc-to-Ac-Inverter-Make/
Simple Dc to Ac Inverter Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MH61/J8KGRYY0/FK9MH61J8KGRYY0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MH61/J8KGRYY0/FK9MH61J8KGRYY0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/MH61/J8KGRYY0/FK9MH61J8KGRYY0.SMALL.jpg voltagelabbd It's very easy to made DC to AC inverter circuit. This inverter circuit convert DC power to AC power. It can be different value and different power. I will show you convert 12v DC to 220v ac. It will give output about 35 watt. We can get more output to add more MOSFET. Required Equipment Require ...
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 11:11:36 PDT
Sick Mummy Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Sick-Mummy-Skull/
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 06:14:34 PDT
Como Hacer Un Sistema De Temperatura Con Sensor DS18B20 Con Llamador Telefónico Y Alarma http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-Hacer-Un-Sistema-De-Temperatura-Con-Sensor-DS/
Como Hacer Un Sistema De Temperatura Con Sensor DS18B20 Con Llamador Telefónico Y Alarma - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/MNHU/J8F5Y9HL/FP1MNHUJ8F5Y9HL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/MNHU/J8F5Y9HL/FP1MNHUJ8F5Y9HL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/MNHU/J8F5Y9HL/FP1MNHUJ8F5Y9HL.SMALL.jpg CarlosVoltT Saludos internautas, en este proyecto vamos a construir un sistema de temperatura, el cual tiene un rango de aplicaciones muy amplias, desde el uso hobbysta, smarthome e inclusive aplicaciones comerciales e industriales.Vamos a desarrollar un sistema completo de notificaciones de exceso de temperatu...
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 05:07:59 PDT
Trick or Treat Surprise http://www.instructables.com/id/Trick-or-Treat-Surprise/
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Mon, 9 Oct 2017 02:53:01 PDT
Solor Energy at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Solor-Energy-at-Home-1/
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Sun, 8 Oct 2017 23:04:23 PDT