Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:45:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Twitter Mood Lamps with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Mood-Lamps-With-ESP8266/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:16:37 PDT
Universal sound reactive lights for drums / guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Sound-Reactive-Lights-for-Drums-Guitar/
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:15:58 PDT
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Shelf-With-LEDs/
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer My boys recently decided to move into their own rooms. As a kind of "room warming" gift, I decided to make my youngest a skateboard shelf. I also decided to add some LED's to the bottom of the shelf so he could use it as a reading light at night. To attach it to the wall, I used gas fittings as b...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:34:45 PDT
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Flare-from-X-COM-UFO-Defense/
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SMALL.jpg Troublemakers Before we start. An explanation of what this thing is, and why we built it, is in order. It starts back in the early 90’s… 1993 to be exact. A video game was released called… X-COM: Enemy Unknown. In 1994 the game was released in the North America as X-COM: UFO Defense.The by-line read "Extrem...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:18:14 PDT
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Vacuum-Tube-Light-Fixture/
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SMALL.jpg j88k [IMPORTANT CREATOR'S NOTE] Many vacuum tubes contain toxic substances and gases (mercury, uranium, thoriated tungsten, etc.). You are well-advised to handle these valves with care, to ensure that they do not break, or react unsafely to the heat generated by the lighting. It is incumbent upon you t...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:58:39 PDT
A Powerful Rechargeable Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Powerful-Rechargeable-Flashlight/
A Powerful Rechargeable Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SMALL.jpg shahrokhani Hi co - intructable friends... in my previous instructable, I explained a cheap and powerful flashlight, but later I thought it was better to make one rechargeable and while I was keeping it and crossing a dark street I realized adding a red flashing light would help you to be recognized by passing ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:36:01 PDT
How to Make Light Up Acrylic Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Light-Up-Acrylic-Stands/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 13:42:29 PDT
LED Cork Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cork-Light/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 20:33:34 PDT
Night Vision on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Vision-on-a-Budget/
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 05:32:35 PDT
LED Persistance of vision Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Persistance-of-Vision-Globe/
LED Persistance of vision Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SMALL.jpg LukaK19 Hi! This is a project similar to the one already published, but upgraded. It consists of 64 LEDs and 90 columns, so the resolution is 5760 pixels. I also used the shift registers, but 8 of them, one for every 8 LEDs. To transfer power to the shaft I used slip ring from the alternator.The frequency i...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 20:25:24 PDT
DIY Smartphone Notification Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Notification-Lamp/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 06:33:37 PDT
Little Portable Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Portable-Desk-Lamp/
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:31:29 PDT
Iron Man Hand Repulsor http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Hand-Repulsor/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 13:00:02 PDT
Solar Outdoor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Outdoor-Lamp/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:04:04 PDT
Illuminated Star Chart http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Star-Chart/
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 20:43:38 PDT
Portable Beer Bottle Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beer-Bottle-Light/
Portable Beer Bottle Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SMALL.jpg jbighaus This is my first instructable. My goal with this project came down to a few simple points. Beer is good and good beer comes in cool bottles. And cool beer bottles are even cooler when they have lights in them. That being said, I wanted to take one of those cool beer bottles and turn it into a li...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:18:03 PDT
XMEN LED EDGE LIT MIRROR SIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/XMEN-LED-EDGE-LIT-MIRROR-SIGN/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:46:06 PDT
DIY Glass Etched Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glass-Etched-Night-Lamp/
DIY Glass Etched Night Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SMALL.jpg aucancer98 Hello, this is a simple night lamp that i built using two LEDs, some wood, glass and a Dremel. It is very easy and simple to make and you can make one too just by following these steps below. Materials DremelFlexible shaft extension for dremelSheet of glass (you can use any size you want)Safety ...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:12:29 PDT
LED bonding manually http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bonding-Manually/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 13:35:29 PDT
No more Fear http://www.instructables.com/id/No-More-Fear/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:33:40 PDT
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Useful-Water-Level-IndicatorLow-Water-Planti/
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionAre you want to know if your plant is need a water? Let's make this Water level indicator!. You not need to difficulty to watering your plant, because this tools is made with small tank for store water for automaticaly watering your plant!!! This tools is money saver and water saver!!! N...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:45:11 PDT
Measureing Lux, Flashlight Beam Distance, Throw, range, Yards, Meters http://www.instructables.com/id/Measureing-Lux-Flashlight-Beam-Distance-Throw-Rang/
Measureing Lux, Flashlight Beam Distance, Throw, range, Yards, Meters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/WLY6/IQU10NI0/F9ZWLY6IQU10NI0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/WLY6/IQU10NI0/F9ZWLY6IQU10NI0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/WLY6/IQU10NI0/F9ZWLY6IQU10NI0.SMALL.jpg MatthewS225 In this video learn how to calculate the beam distance of a flashlight. Finding the true range/distance capability of your long range flashlights. Using a digital light meter, Digital lux meter, or lux meter app/ light meter app on your phone. Step 1: Gather your materials You will need.1....
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:34:07 PDT
Glowing LED Wall Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-LED-Wall-Watch/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 02:13:05 PDT
WebPixelFrame http://www.instructables.com/id/WebPixelFrame/
WebPixelFrame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/1VAK/IQK3RPJ7/FEA1VAKIQK3RPJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/1VAK/IQK3RPJ7/FEA1VAKIQK3RPJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/1VAK/IQK3RPJ7/FEA1VAKIQK3RPJ7.SMALL.jpg alanswx I set out to create a simple kit for 9 year olds. I wanted them to learn basic soldering techniques, as well as be able to modify the software to extend the project. The ESP8266 captivated me. It is available for $4 from wemos.cc and when using the Arduino ide is easy to program and very easy to ma...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:52:52 PDT
DIY splash-proof LED camping lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Splash-proof-LED-Camping-Lantern/
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:30:14 PDT
BEER GROWLER LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/BEER-GROWLER-LAMP/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:42:33 PDT
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Tin-LED-Light/
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What is this product?This is my newest project!!! i love this as when the lights are off, it looks like Im in space with the amazing lights looking like stars! This is a simple LED light that projects stars around your room!What inspired me?Okay, well if you were to have read a few other of my proje...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 16:36:04 PDT
DIY Tesseract's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tesseracts-Cube/
DIY Tesseract's Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/A43X/IQCBGSVB/FEYA43XIQCBGSVB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/A43X/IQCBGSVB/FEYA43XIQCBGSVB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/A43X/IQCBGSVB/FEYA43XIQCBGSVB.SMALL.jpg Hardik Longakshi The Tesseract (also called the Cosmic Cube) is a crystalline cube-shaped containment vessel for an Infinity Stone possessing unlimited energy. The Tesseract is one of the most powerful artifacts in the universe. It holds great power that is almost unlimited. The Tesseract can open rifts through spac...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 05:00:45 PDT
The Smallest And The Brightest Flashlight Ever! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Smallest-and-the-Most-Powerful-Flashlight-Ever/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 08:02:11 PDT
My ultra efficient dimmable led lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Ultra-Efficient-Dimmable-Led-Lamp/
My ultra efficient dimmable led lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/DE2M/IQA4XZQ1/FFRDE2MIQA4XZQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/DE2M/IQA4XZQ1/FFRDE2MIQA4XZQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/DE2M/IQA4XZQ1/FFRDE2MIQA4XZQ1.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is how I made a dimmable led lamp with some smd leds from an automotive lamp and a constant voltage, constant current buck converter. All the type 3528 smd leds are wired in parallel. There are 48 smd LEDs in this lamp. In parallel operation they are powered at 3.01v and driven at 1amp. This is...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:43:08 PDT
WiFi atomic binary clock with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Atomic-Binary-Clock-With-ESP8266/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 20:10:01 PDT
How to Program LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-Rainbow-LEDs/
How to Program LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/G8UP/IQ6UNKUI/FFNG8UPIQ6UNKUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/G8UP/IQ6UNKUI/FFNG8UPIQ6UNKUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/G8UP/IQ6UNKUI/FFNG8UPIQ6UNKUI.SMALL.jpg Prowlr LEDs are extremely useful when put on quadcopters because they can help with identification and orientation, meaning you'll be able to see your quad better in the air and you will be able to tell which direction it is facing. They can also be programmed to change colour based on the different inputs...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 13:10:57 PDT
Automatic lighting box with a timer on battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Lighting-Box-With-a-Timer-on-Battery/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:47:59 PDT
Starwars LED Nameplate http://www.instructables.com/id/Starwars-LED-Nameplate/
Starwars LED Nameplate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/XVLX/IQ2KM7BV/F77XVLXIQ2KM7BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/XVLX/IQ2KM7BV/F77XVLXIQ2KM7BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/XVLX/IQ2KM7BV/F77XVLXIQ2KM7BV.SMALL.jpg Donutman77 Uses a laser engraver, cnc mill, and your pure awesomeness and creativity to make. materials So you wanna make an awesome star wars name plate for yourself (or someone else I guess) then you've come to the right place! Here's the materials you'll need for this instructible:1. acrylic (I used 1/8 ...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 21:59:34 PDT
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Guide-for-Buying-LEDs-on-E-Bay-Part-TWO/
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SMALL.jpg Vyger I wrote "A guide for Buying LED's on E Bay" almost a year ago. At that time I thought that I might just add a few new things as I came across them and do an update of it now and then. But since then I have found so much new stuff, and finally some of it really good stuff, that I thought I should ju...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:43:43 PDT
ROLLING DISPLAY USING LED MATRIX http://www.instructables.com/id/ROLLING-DISPLAY-USING-LED-MATRIX/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:12:50 PDT
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-LED-Table-Retrogaming-and-Ambiant-Light/
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SMALL.jpg arbalet_project Arbalet is an ARduino-BAsed LED Table, a flat surface filled with several hundreds of coloured square lights designed for Education, Geeks, and Pleasure. With its limited number of pixels and a DIY touch interface, Arbalet brings our old 80's arcad games back into fashion through a modern, classy,...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:56:59 PDT
Laser Trip Wire Using an LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Trip-Wire-Using-an-LED/
Laser Trip Wire Using an LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/2ZSZ/IPQMB6OI/FYM2ZSZIPQMB6OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/2ZSZ/IPQMB6OI/FYM2ZSZIPQMB6OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/2ZSZ/IPQMB6OI/FYM2ZSZIPQMB6OI.SMALL.jpg brmarcum Did you know that LEDs can be used as both light emitters as well as light detectors? The ever amazing Forrest Mims discovered this decades ago and has several projects highlighting this concept. It's what makes photodiodes work, and why your IR emitting TV remote can control your TV. I decided to g...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:57:52 PDT
Make an LED Cat Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Cat-Harness/
Make an LED Cat Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/RNF4/IPPRJERT/FQSRNF4IPPRJERT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/RNF4/IPPRJERT/FQSRNF4IPPRJERT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/RNF4/IPPRJERT/FQSRNF4IPPRJERT.SMALL.jpg amyschlosser If you've got an adventure cat, you'll want to sew him this LED vest so that you can go on nighttime adventures. Camping with cats?! Yes! Gather Materials A LilyPad Battery holder with On Off Switch: https://www.sparkfun.com/products/11285 AND ACCOMPANYING LITHIUM BATTERY (NOT INCLUDED)B LEDs: h...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 22:35:51 PDT
Como Unir 2 O Más Tiras Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-Unir-2-O-Más-Tiras-Led/
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:25:16 PDT
DIY Dog Light Using Piezoelectricity http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Light-Using-Piezoelectricity/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:11:29 PDT
Outdoor LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-LED-Lights/
Outdoor LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SMALL.jpg Eric Brouwer Many years ago, I installed a string of eight colored lights outside my house. This was before CFL and LED bulbs were available. Although these lights worked perfectly, there was one drawback. As these bulbs were exposed to the weather, a single drop of rain would shatter the bulb when it was switch...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:10:24 PDT
3D Printed LED Luminous Factory http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-Luminous-Factory/
3D Printed LED Luminous Factory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/PUZA/IPJTJS67/F61PUZAIPJTJS67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/PUZA/IPJTJS67/F61PUZAIPJTJS67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/PUZA/IPJTJS67/F61PUZAIPJTJS67.SMALL.jpg CLSJ_6 This creation was initially inspired by La Fabrique DIY's wooden version of a luminous factory. However, I had no wooden tools nor machinery so instead, I opted for a 3D printed version. I heavily modified and customized the base (to fit my electronic components, and my father's name on the front ...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 13:09:27 PDT
Sunrise Alarm LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Alarm-LED-Clock/
Sunrise Alarm LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/YTLA/IPJTG54F/FJ1YTLAIPJTG54F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/YTLA/IPJTG54F/FJ1YTLAIPJTG54F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/YTLA/IPJTG54F/FJ1YTLAIPJTG54F.SMALL.jpg Electr0nicsGeek The ability to understand and control LED matrices is an important skill for anyone who hopes to be well versed in electronics. The understanding of shift registers and row scanning techniques necessary for such feats will prove useful in countless other fields, and will allow you to do many other t...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:55:36 PDT
Diy LED CLOUD LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-LED-CLOUD-LAMP/
Diy LED CLOUD LAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/P01H/IPIIXIBQ/FSXP01HIPIIXIBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/P01H/IPIIXIBQ/FSXP01HIPIIXIBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/P01H/IPIIXIBQ/FSXP01HIPIIXIBQ.SMALL.jpg Miggyparas15 SIMPLE DIY LED CLOUD LAMP. Easy to do and very amazing to look at. Watch Video tutorial on Youtube https://youtu.be/XFT1Vc7CzvE Don't forget to like, share, and subscribe. MATERIALS 1x RGB strip 5050 12V w/ Controller and power supply1x Paper lantern1x Gluegun1x Cotton Pillow1x Scissors GLUE CO...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 10:12:54 PDT
Magnetic LED Panel Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-LED-Panel-Light/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:09:34 PDT
IoT Silhouette Mood Lamp (Email and Twitter notifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Silhouette-Mood-Lamp-Email-and-Twitter-Notifie/
IoT Silhouette Mood Lamp (Email and Twitter notifier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2CBT/IP91LNAH/FDH2CBTIP91LNAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2CBT/IP91LNAH/FDH2CBTIP91LNAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2CBT/IP91LNAH/FDH2CBTIP91LNAH.SMALL.jpg webgeeks As IoT (Internet of Things) is becoming more and more popular and as more number of micro-controllers are IoT enabled, I decided to make a series of tutorial on IoT using a particle photon and an Intel Edison.Today I'm going to show you how to build an internet connected Silhouette lamp, this lamp i...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:25:43 PDT
DIY Powerful LED Panel - Video and Work Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-LED-Panel-Video-and-Work-Light/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 11:38:06 PDT
Fairy Light Wind Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Light-Wind-Chime/
Fairy Light Wind Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SMALL.jpg sciencediva There is nothing quite like enjoying a warm summer night on the porch listening to the crickets and wind chimes while watching the fire flies light up the yard. Both of these "summer moods" are captured in the Fairy Light Wind Chimes. Each time one of the chimes makes a sound it also lights up a str...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 06:08:29 PDT
Make a Solar Noctilucent Forest http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solar-Noctilucent-Forest/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 02:43:10 PDT