Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:02:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
No more Fear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/QK0Z/IQYT2KQM/F3BQK0ZIQYT2KQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/QK0Z/IQYT2KQM/F3BQK0ZIQYT2KQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/QK0Z/IQYT2KQM/F3BQK0ZIQYT2KQM.SMALL.jpg leomiranda My son (6 years) does not like to sleep completely in the dark and always asks me to leave some lights on. When I was a child I suffered from the same problem. But this is normal! Children who are aged 4 – 6 years old have the most fear of the dark and this only tapers off by age 9. To help my s...
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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/
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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/
BEER GROWLER LAMP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/Z82C/IQGWVPJU/F91Z82CIQGWVPJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/Z82C/IQGWVPJU/F91Z82CIQGWVPJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/Z82C/IQGWVPJU/F91Z82CIQGWVPJU.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog The purpose of this Instructable is to show how to turn TRASH into TREASURE! Basically saving a beautiful growler and not so beautiful cookie tin from the recycling center. Rather than recycle it, re-purpose it! Following these steps can also be a great Summer Camp project. Perhaps substitute a gl...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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...
By: webgeeks

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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/
DIY Powerful LED Panel - Video and Work Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries Today I am going to show you how to make a bright and cheap LED panel. I wanted a bright light for my working area, this panel comes with over 200 LEDs and I used just about 10 bucks to make it.The panel is super bright and great to use as a video light, a grow light for plants, or whenever you need...
By: Sverd Industries

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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/
Make a Solar Noctilucent Forest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio Life needs something beautiful, and I wanted to create something beautiful ~Here share my latest project, a programmable solar noctilucent forest.This monitor stand featured with:Use Grove - Joint inside, so you can program it by Arduino IDE.Use laser cutter to machined acrylic and mooden.Can use bo...
By: Seeed Studio

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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 02:43:10 PDT
How to Make an LED Witcher Medallion http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-LED-Witcher-Medallion/
How to Make an LED Witcher Medallion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/AYTS/IOT2UTXX/FYJAYTSIOT2UTXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/AYTS/IOT2UTXX/FYJAYTSIOT2UTXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/AYTS/IOT2UTXX/FYJAYTSIOT2UTXX.SMALL.jpg MakeItYoutube The Witcher 3 is probably my favorite game of all time and to celebrate it's upcoming DLC, I figured I'd make a Witcher inspired project!Geralt's wolf medallion glows red near magic and so will yours!This project is easy and quick to make! It's cheap too, as long as you have some standard tools! V...
By: MakeItYoutube

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Fri, 27 May 2016 08:52:11 PDT
IoT LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-LED-Matrix/
IoT LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/ZXDR/IP2UEYX1/FYLZXDRIP2UEYX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/ZXDR/IP2UEYX1/FYLZXDRIP2UEYX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/ZXDR/IP2UEYX1/FYLZXDRIP2UEYX1.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 Subsequent to the work done of previous instructables (IoT Development With Mobile Directly), This instructables show how to develop an IoT LED Matrix with your mobile and a MINTIA sweet box. Preparation an empty MINTIA sweet box 1 meter 144 units SK6812 3535 LED strip (only use 60 units) ESP-12...
By: 陳亮

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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 08:08:22 PDT
$1 Model Aircraft Navigation Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Model-Aircraft-Navigation-Lights/
$1 Model Aircraft Navigation Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SMALL.jpg Mihir230898 This is Instructable as a tutorial for making your Scale Model Of Aircraft more Attractive with just few simple steps .Its not only cheap but it also works fine, the strobe lights are having flashes at very high intensity so it looks like original aircraft's strobe light (which can be seen from lon...
By: Mihir230898

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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 05:31:44 PDT
Dimmable portable Led Floodlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dimmable-Led-Floodlight/
Dimmable portable Led Floodlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I wanted a lightweight and portable led floodlight with a dimmer. Here is how I did this mini project. The case. Using an old solar lamp case, I went about to make my floodlight. The leds. Each array of 3528 smd leds is wired in parallel. There are no resistors here. Here is how I wired up...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:49:13 PDT
Magic Flip Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Flip-Lantern/
Magic Flip Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/6EPA/IOYM6M9S/FGG6EPAIOYM6M9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/6EPA/IOYM6M9S/FGG6EPAIOYM6M9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/6EPA/IOYM6M9S/FGG6EPAIOYM6M9S.SMALL.jpg dustynrobots This project was created as an introduction to vector drawing, laser cutting, soldering, and circuits. Credit: The idea came from Jaymes Dec's Magic Lantern project, but instead of a custom circuit board, we soldered components together, much like in this Flip Lantern Instructable.Parts needed:tilt ...
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 13:28:29 PDT
DIY LED Light - Modern Desktop Mood Lamp With Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Light-Modern-Desktop-Mood-Lamp-With-Remote/
DIY LED Light - Modern Desktop Mood Lamp With Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SMALL.jpg socialwoodworks In this article I will go over the process I used to build this awesome pyramid shaped LED Mood Lamp.I used maple for the main structure and some mahogany spines for added strength. For the lights I used RGB LED lights that come in a 16 foot strip that you can cut to length as needed.Materials and T...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 19:12:21 PDT
Spectrum - Geometric Pyramid of Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Spectrum-Geometric-Pyramid-of-Light/
Spectrum - Geometric Pyramid of Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Sure, you may have seen LED cubes - they are everywhere; even I made some. But have you seen an LED pyramid?!Spectrum is an easy to make, easy to use, and fun to look at pyramid that can glow in ANY COLOR IMAGINABLE!Put it on your desk, put it on your bedside table, put it on your shelf - put it any...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 01:53:33 PDT
LED Cloud Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cloud-Light/
LED Cloud Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SMALL.jpg KatyJessica16 This bright and versatile cloud light can be large or small, color changing or white, and hung from the ceiling or stand alone! Made mainly from paper lanterns and cotton batting, the cloud is easy to assemble and lightweight. Lights are small and battery operated so that the cloud may be hung from ...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:45:02 PDT
TRON BIKE WHEEL LED http://www.instructables.com/id/TRON-BIKE-WHEEL-LED/
TRON BIKE WHEEL LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SMALL.jpg Raulables INTRODUCTION This guide aims to address the need for a visible, funny bike and make you feel safe when driving at night.For convenience of order and organization was decided to make it into a Word document, convert it to PDF and upload as images to make use of all the tools provided by the...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 02:18:54 PDT
DIY SmartPhone Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SmartPhone-Ring-Light/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 18:05:33 PDT
Tron Up Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Tron-Up-Your-Car/
Tron Up Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SMALL.jpg Dufva Hi there!Been a while since I last made one of these instructables, no worries, I haven't been low on making stuff just low on making the instructions for it.However! This time it'll be something cool with lights that you put inside your rims that makes your car look like it came straight from TRON....
By: Dufva

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Sat, 28 May 2016 16:13:50 PDT
EEG Neuro-Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/EEG-Neuro-Mood-Light/
EEG Neuro-Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/VNED/IOPZDOPM/FDAVNEDIOPZDOPM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/VNED/IOPZDOPM/FDAVNEDIOPZDOPM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/VNED/IOPZDOPM/FDAVNEDIOPZDOPM.SMALL.jpg arunmag Hey peeps!I am back with an another instructable which is really cool.So far i have been working on building a prototype with a application or use case. This is something I am building it for fun and I love it.I have built EEG based bot, Automation, VR navigation, etc!This time i am building the EEG...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 22:43:59 PDT
DIY | Ambilight using Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ambilight-Using-Arduino-Nano/
DIY | Ambilight using Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/KQXO/IOLP1ATW/F2TKQXOIOLP1ATW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/KQXO/IOLP1ATW/F2TKQXOIOLP1ATW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/KQXO/IOLP1ATW/F2TKQXOIOLP1ATW.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak In this Instructable I will be teaching you how you can create your own (b)ambilight for under $40!Keep in mind that the Ambilight will only work on a PC running the Bambilight software.You will need the following components:Individually addressable RGB LED strip - Available on AliexpressArduino Nan...
By: RGBFreak

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Tue, 24 May 2016 12:22:21 PDT
Cutting and reconnecting Hue Light strip Plus segments http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-and-Reconnecting-Hue-Light-Strip-Plus-Segm/
Cutting and reconnecting Hue Light strip Plus segments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/5TVI/IOKNBEQG/FSF5TVIIOKNBEQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/5TVI/IOKNBEQG/FSF5TVIIOKNBEQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/5TVI/IOKNBEQG/FSF5TVIIOKNBEQG.SMALL.jpg ruedli In the shop they told me it couldn't be done: I wanted to use a Hue Light Strip and cut it in pieces in order to reconnect it according to my own wishes.In this case I wanted to replace two TL-Tubes that were end-of-life with up-to-date (color able) Hue Light strips plus. These would nicely blend in...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 12:26:15 PDT
DIY | Minecraft Ore Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minecraft-Ore-Night-Light/
DIY | Minecraft Ore Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/V6A9/IOK9OGTH/F1WV6A9IOK9OGTH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/V6A9/IOK9OGTH/F1WV6A9IOK9OGTH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/V6A9/IOK9OGTH/F1WV6A9IOK9OGTH.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak Hi there DIY enthousiasts!I found these photos of an old project of mine on my PC, so I thought why not share a tutorial with you guys? ;)I made my lamp look like redstone ore, because redstone is the only real glowing ore in Minecraft.Materials needed for this project: White LED strip with power su...
By: RGBFreak

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Tue, 24 May 2016 01:49:27 PDT
DIY Portable LED Lighting Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-LED-Lighting-Panel/
DIY Portable LED Lighting Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A portable LED lighting panel can really come in handy for photography and video work, so today we're going to make a DIY version which is super useful, yet easy to make. So I'm constantly taking photos and video of things I'm working on, of projects, food, of myself for vlogging, Instagram etc... A...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 11:47:20 PDT
Penny Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Battery-3/
Penny Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/M4NH/IOCJ6RS5/FSXM4NHIOCJ6RS5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/M4NH/IOCJ6RS5/FSXM4NHIOCJ6RS5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/M4NH/IOCJ6RS5/FSXM4NHIOCJ6RS5.SMALL.jpg Broken robot The penny battery is a very simple and cheap experiment. Through making a penny battery you are given a chance to learn about chemical reactions and electricity. The penny battery is also a extremely fun experience. The satisfaction of creating your own battery and showing it off to your friends and...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 14:55:03 PDT