Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 May 2018 05:26:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make a Super Bright LED Light Panel - Simple Version http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Super-Bright-LED-Light-Panel-Simple-/
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Tue, 8 May 2018 11:01:30 PDT
Recycled Broken Monitor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Broken-Monitor-Lamp/
Recycled Broken Monitor Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/OADP/JGSGI4IM/FJJOADPJGSGI4IM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/OADP/JGSGI4IM/FJJOADPJGSGI4IM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/OADP/JGSGI4IM/FJJOADPJGSGI4IM.SMALL.jpg alexmaree-ross Make a beautiful sculptural light piece, easily made with a unused broken monitor. Get a Hold of a Broken Screen. Ideally you'll be following this Instructable because your screen has broken and now sits there useless, ready for landfill. If you're lucky enough not to have had this problem, then ...
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Mon, 7 May 2018 10:13:17 PDT
Hexagon Infinity Mirror With LED Lights and Laser Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexagon-Infinity-Mirror-With-LED-Lights-and-Laser-/
Hexagon Infinity Mirror With LED Lights and Laser Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/IV0I/JGSGBUR2/FXRIV0IJGSGBUR2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/IV0I/JGSGBUR2/FXRIV0IJGSGBUR2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/IV0I/JGSGBUR2/FXRIV0IJGSGBUR2.SMALL.jpg glowtime If you are looking to create a unique lighting piece, this is a really fun project. Because of the complexity, some of the steps really require some precision, but there's a few different directions you can go with it, depending on the overall look you're going for. The materials I used on this proj...
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Sat, 5 May 2018 13:45:09 PDT
Led Disco Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Disco-Box/
Led Disco Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/4HT3/JGMJ42DD/F8L4HT3JGMJ42DD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/4HT3/JGMJ42DD/F8L4HT3JGMJ42DD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/4HT3/JGMJ42DD/F8L4HT3JGMJ42DD.SMALL.jpg NerdyTechGirl How To Make Your Own Led Disco Box Materials Required square cardboard boxWs2811 LED stringFrosted matt acrylic glass (6x6 inch)Scrap cardboard piecesBlack paperBlack tapeArduino UnoJumper wireSlider switchSome wireSuper glueSome foam sheetsDouble sided tape4xAA battery holder with dc jackWhite...
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Tue, 1 May 2018 10:35:16 PDT
LED Pixel Art Frame With Retro Arcade Art, App Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pixel-Art-Frame-With-Retro-Arcade-Art-App-Cont/
LED Pixel Art Frame With Retro Arcade Art, App Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/WE0X/JGMJ4HW9/FKIWE0XJGMJ4HW9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/WE0X/JGMJ4HW9/FKIWE0XJGMJ4HW9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/WE0X/JGMJ4HW9/FKIWE0XJGMJ4HW9.SMALL.jpg alinke MAKE AN APP CONTROLLED LED ART FRAME WITH 1024 LEDs THAT DISPLAYS RETRO 80s ARCADE GAME ART PartsSeeed PIXEL Makers Kit - $59Adafruit 32x32 P4 LED Matrix - $49.9512x20 Inch Acrylic Sheet, 1/8" inch thick - Transparent Light Smoke from Tap Plastics - $20M3 Screw x 0.5 mm Thread, 8 mm Long (Qty 11) 6m...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2018 22:34:47 PDT
SOLAR WIRELESS LAMP WITH MAGNETIC FLEXIBLE ARM http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-WIRELESS-LAMP-WITH-MAGNETIC-FLEXIBLE-ARM/
SOLAR WIRELESS LAMP WITH MAGNETIC FLEXIBLE ARM - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/MZZM/JG755KXS/FKJMZZMJG755KXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/MZZM/JG755KXS/FKJMZZMJG755KXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/MZZM/JG755KXS/FKJMZZMJG755KXS.SMALL.jpg tuenhidiy This project was made from a broken lamp & nodeMCU. This decorative lamp can be adjusted in any directions & attached on magnetic materials or put on the table. It can be controlled in two modes as follows:- Wireless control mode, as YouTube link below:- Interactive control mode, as Y...
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Sun, 22 Apr 2018 21:59:55 PDT
Desk Light Ornament and Door Light Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Light-Ornament-and-Door-Light-Sign/
Desk Light Ornament and Door Light Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/M8KA/JG42VNDF/F7NM8KAJG42VNDF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/M8KA/JG42VNDF/F7NM8KAJG42VNDF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/M8KA/JG42VNDF/F7NM8KAJG42VNDF.SMALL.jpg WhitneyL15 This tutorial will show you how to program and build a desk ornament that lights up. These lights change colors over the course of an hour. You will also learn how to program and build an accompanying door sign that lights up. You can use the door sign as decoration or as a way to let others know yo...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 19:24:39 PDT
Super Bright LED Lamp Made From Exotic Zebrawood http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-LED-Lamp-Made-From-Exotic-Zebrawood/
Super Bright LED Lamp Made From Exotic Zebrawood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YEF6/JG2VUD8A/FC4YEF6JG2VUD8A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YEF6/JG2VUD8A/FC4YEF6JG2VUD8A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/YEF6/JG2VUD8A/FC4YEF6JG2VUD8A.SMALL.jpg dducic Hello! I've been very interested to learn more about electronics--circuits, soldering, resistors, microprocessors, you name it--especially how I can combine it with my primary hobby, woodworking. I was lucky enough to connect with Lili (lb_20) last year and collaborate with her on our first project,...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 09:31:30 PDT
LED Ring From Recycled Bike Rim http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Ring-From-Recycled-Bike-Rim/
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Wed, 11 Apr 2018 10:01:46 PDT
4x4x4 DotStar LED Cube on Glass PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-DotStar-LED-Cube-on-Glass-PCBs/
4x4x4 DotStar LED Cube on Glass PCBs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/ANC9/JFIIPELE/F8SANC9JFIIPELE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/ANC9/JFIIPELE/F8SANC9JFIIPELE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/ANC9/JFIIPELE/F8SANC9JFIIPELE.SMALL.jpg mosivers The inspiration for this project came from other tiny LED cubes like HariFun's and that of nqtronix. Both of these projects use SMD LEDs to build a cube with really small dimensions, however, the individual LEDs are connected by wires. My idea was to instead mount the LEDs on a PCB, as intended for ...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2018 13:58:32 PDT
Neopixel Light Up Sushi Serving Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Light-Up-Sushi-Serving-Board/
Neopixel Light Up Sushi Serving Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/PRZD/JFIIRLQN/FKHPRZDJFIIRLQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/PRZD/JFIIRLQN/FKHPRZDJFIIRLQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/PRZD/JFIIRLQN/FKHPRZDJFIIRLQN.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad A maker has to make.“But one of the things that people will come in for, is everyone has to eat.” Christy Canida on InstructablesAt the intersection of food, technology and the hunger zone, make this light up sushi serving board to better enjoy your food. You have permission to play with your food. ...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2018 12:35:11 PDT
GOOGLE HOME Visualization Effect LED (How to Make) http://www.instructables.com/id/GOOGLE-HOME-Visualization-Effect-LED-How-to-Make/
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Mon, 12 Mar 2018 05:38:46 PDT
LED Strip Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Tester/
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Sun, 11 Mar 2018 09:41:45 PDT
Pocket Sized Industrial LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Industrial-LED-Sign/
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Fri, 9 Mar 2018 09:15:38 PST
Simple Night Light Using Fairy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Night-Light-Using-Fairy-Lights/
Simple Night Light Using Fairy Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/VU7Q/JEIUZ351/FFZVU7QJEIUZ351.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/VU7Q/JEIUZ351/FFZVU7QJEIUZ351.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/VU7Q/JEIUZ351/FFZVU7QJEIUZ351.SMALL.jpg Shrijeet I used to use simple night bulb, but then I had some amazing fairy lights, thought why not to use them as night light instead?This also prevents the light from bulb to disrupt sleep if I ever got up at night and most importantly the view is amazing.So this string of fairy light runs straight across ...
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Fri, 9 Mar 2018 00:53:08 PST
WHY LED RESISTORS http://www.instructables.com/id/WHY-LED-RESISTORS/
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 12:39:16 PST
The Glowtrooper : an Interactive Stormtrooper Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Glowtrooper-an-Interactive-Stormtrooper-Helmet/
The Glowtrooper : an Interactive Stormtrooper Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/42VL/JE94O5BW/FCH42VLJE94O5BW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/42VL/JE94O5BW/FCH42VLJE94O5BW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/42VL/JE94O5BW/FCH42VLJE94O5BW.SMALL.jpg hunburry Hey guys! Today I've got you guys a quick instructable on how to build an interactive Star Wars Stormtrooper Lamp, complete with multi-color lights and a functional 8-trigger soundboard. Hope all the instructions are easy to read and use, and hopefully you guys enjoy the project. If there any diffic...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 09:13:21 PST
Motion Sensor Activated LED Strip With Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Sensor-Activated-LED-Strip-With-Timer-1/
Motion Sensor Activated LED Strip With Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/PANZ/JE94JDJ1/F9JPANZJE94JDJ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/PANZ/JE94JDJ1/F9JPANZJE94JDJ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9J/PANZ/JE94JDJ1/F9JPANZJE94JDJ1.SMALL.jpg lb_20 Hi everyone! I'm really happy to be writing another instructable right now. This project came to be when I was contacted by a fellow instructable-er(?!) (David @dducic) several months ago asking for some design help.So here was the original spec: "I could really use some help with an under-bed light...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2018 16:53:34 PST
Kids Can Make Infinity Mirrors Too! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Can-Make-Infinity-Mirrors-Too/
Kids Can Make Infinity Mirrors Too! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/ZKI6/JE94GSNW/FHVZKI6JE94GSNW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/ZKI6/JE94GSNW/FHVZKI6JE94GSNW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/ZKI6/JE94GSNW/FHVZKI6JE94GSNW.SMALL.jpg DreamAcadeME Dream AcadeME is a non profit alternative education organization. Our philosophy focuses on child-centered learning connected with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math), nature, and social-constructivism, an approach where children create their learning in a social dynamic. The In...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 13:29:41 PST
Arduino Based 3x3 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-3x3-LED-Cube/
Arduino Based 3x3 LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/0PV0/JE94GMOJ/F2R0PV0JE94GMOJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/0PV0/JE94GMOJ/F2R0PV0JE94GMOJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/0PV0/JE94GMOJ/F2R0PV0JE94GMOJ.SMALL.jpg istedman Hello and welcome to my first Instructable.I present a simple, neat design for a beginners 3x3x3 LED cube. To make it easier to build, I provide details of acustom PCB, you can make yourself or buy, instructions and you can, like me, re-use the software from this great Arduino library LED cube and a...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 10:10:38 PST
RGB LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Display/
RGB LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/AKDK/JE4KM4QU/F7JAKDKJE4KM4QU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/AKDK/JE4KM4QU/F7JAKDKJE4KM4QU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/AKDK/JE4KM4QU/F7JAKDKJE4KM4QU.SMALL.jpg ModernDayHero This is a simple project that uses few materials and tools, while also being only 5 steps. A frame, cooking sheet, and a LED strip kit are used. The materials used were already on hand, however, there are many substitute materials available locally or online. Photo Frame:You will need a recessed...
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Tue, 27 Feb 2018 06:33:20 PST
These LEDs Are Sensors Too! http://www.instructables.com/id/These-LEDs-Are-Sensors-Too/
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Sun, 25 Feb 2018 22:27:36 PST
How to Make LED ICE SKATE http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-LED-ICE-SKATE/
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Sat, 24 Feb 2018 10:51:05 PST
Infinity Mirror Inside of a 2x4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Inside-of-a-2x4/
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Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:35:35 PST
DIY USB Creeper Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Creeper-Nightlight/
DIY USB Creeper Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYG8/JDOUUCOK/FFJXYG8JDOUUCOK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYG8/JDOUUCOK/FFJXYG8JDOUUCOK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYG8/JDOUUCOK/FFJXYG8JDOUUCOK.SMALL.jpg Butterbob1 Have you ever wondered what is in a creeper? How about making your very own creeper anatomy! Build a USB creeper that glows! Here's how you do it. Materials Materials: Wood (1/2'', 1/4'', 1/4'' by 3/8'', 1/4'' by 1/4'', 1/8'' by 5/8'')Wood GluePlastic GlueAn Old USB cordOne Red LEDOne 180 ohm ...
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Sat, 17 Feb 2018 20:20:18 PST
Minecraft Creeper Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Creeper-Detector/
Minecraft Creeper Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/KNWS/JDUKHX1G/FPAKNWSJDUKHX1G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/KNWS/JDUKHX1G/FPAKNWSJDUKHX1G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/KNWS/JDUKHX1G/FPAKNWSJDUKHX1G.SMALL.jpg allwinedesigns For a couple years, I helped the Children's Museum of Bozeman develop curriculum for their STEAMlab. I was always looking for fun ways to engage kids with electronics and coding. Minecraft is an easy way to get kids in the door and there are tons of resources for using it in fun and educational ways...
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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:28:57 PST
RGB Led Strip Bluetooth Controller + Music Sync http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Led-Strip-Bluetooth-Controller-Music-Sync/
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 14:50:24 PST
Enterprise View Screen LED Scroll http://www.instructables.com/id/Enterprise-View-Screen-LED-Scroll/
Enterprise View Screen LED Scroll - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/AZ4J/JDCMVH2P/FLOAZ4JJDCMVH2P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/AZ4J/JDCMVH2P/FLOAZ4JJDCMVH2P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/AZ4J/JDCMVH2P/FLOAZ4JJDCMVH2P.SMALL.gif bleatingspectre This tutorial will show you how reproduce the scrolling LED effect from this scene from Star Trek: The Next Generation with the ArduinoUNO, and assumes basic familiarity with the Arduino system.The viewing screen from the bridge of the Enterprise features a scrolling LED effect just beneath and in t...
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Thu, 8 Feb 2018 05:56:55 PST
RGB LED Strip Controlled by Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Strip-Controlled-by-Voice/
RGB LED Strip Controlled by Voice - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/VYBH/JDAKAL0T/FPBVYBHJDAKAL0T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/VYBH/JDAKAL0T/FPBVYBHJDAKAL0T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPB/VYBH/JDAKAL0T/FPBVYBHJDAKAL0T.SMALL.jpg robohuman In this instructables, I will show you how to implement a voice controlled RGB LED strip. After we have built the project, we will be able to control the color of the RGB LED strip and its intensity by voice commands. It sound exciting, is not it? Let's see how it works! How It Works? We need to ...
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Mon, 5 Feb 2018 07:03:56 PST
How to Make a Sound Reactive Leds Using One Mosfet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Sound-Reactive-Leds-Using-One-Mosfet/
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Fri, 2 Feb 2018 08:47:54 PST
How to Build a Nightlight Creeper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Nightlight-Creeper/
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Mon, 29 Jan 2018 14:15:13 PST
Spotlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Spotlight/
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Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:51:40 PST
LED CUBE 5x5x5 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CUBE-2/
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Mon, 29 Jan 2018 07:22:54 PST
IHarp http://www.instructables.com/id/IHarp/
IHarp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/0LEM/JCUUQV0O/FFX0LEMJCUUQV0O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/0LEM/JCUUQV0O/FFX0LEMJCUUQV0O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/0LEM/JCUUQV0O/FFX0LEMJCUUQV0O.SMALL.jpg jayeff Learn how to turn a cheap plastic harp into a fancy iHarp! Simply add a led strip driven by a microcontroller to make the harp an eyecatcher. Parts and tools You can use the following parts:A harp (plastic or a real one if you want to go fancy :D)ATTiny 85-20PU microcontrollerResistor 470 OhmsLED...
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Sun, 28 Jan 2018 23:25:02 PST
DIY LED FLASHLIGHT (SUPER BRIGHT) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-FLASHLIGHT-SUPER-BRIGHT/
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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 07:50:54 PST
Programmable RGB LED Sequencer (using Arduino and Adafruit Trellis) http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-RGB-LED-Sequencer-using-Arduino-and-A/
Programmable RGB LED Sequencer (using Arduino and Adafruit Trellis) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/OFHV/JCUUHMFG/FQDOFHVJCUUHMFG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/OFHV/JCUUHMFG/FQDOFHVJCUUHMFG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/OFHV/JCUUHMFG/FQDOFHVJCUUHMFG.SMALL.jpg toggledbits My sons wanted color LED strips to light up their desks, and I didn't want to use a canned RGB strip controller, because I knew they'd get bored with the fixed patterns these controllers have. I also thought it would be a great opportunity to create a teaching tool for them that they could use to sh...
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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:02:50 PST
NeoClock http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoClock/
NeoClock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/QOHR/JCS6YRBO/FU1QOHRJCS6YRBO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/QOHR/JCS6YRBO/FU1QOHRJCS6YRBO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/QOHR/JCS6YRBO/FU1QOHRJCS6YRBO.SMALL.jpg natantus This is about building a clock using the fantastic neopixel rings from Adafruit. The fun thing about this clock is that it actually has two rings of neopixels, one for telling the hours and one for the minutes, seconds and milliseconds. The clock keeps perfect time using the DS3234 DeadOn Real Tim...
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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:24:20 PST
OnLight http://www.instructables.com/id/OnLight/
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Thu, 25 Jan 2018 08:23:04 PST
Automated Photobooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Photobooth/
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Tue, 23 Jan 2018 14:58:17 PST
Neopixel Lightsabers W/ Party Modes - Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Kylo-Ren-Rey-Neopixel-Lightsabers-W-Party-Modes/
Neopixel Lightsabers W/ Party Modes - Arduino Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I97V/JCKUV6XG/F8FI97VJCKUV6XG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I97V/JCKUV6XG/F8FI97VJCKUV6XG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I97V/JCKUV6XG/F8FI97VJCKUV6XG.SMALL.jpg Modustrial Maker I have entered this in the Arduino contest -- if you like this Instructable, I would greatly appreciate your vote. Thanks!https://www.instructables.com/contest/arduino2017/This project started as part of my Halloween costume, and then expanded...a lot. I ended up making two lightsabers - a Kylo R...
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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:48:38 PST
DIY Philips Hue Panel Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Philips-Hue-Panel-Light/
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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:31:06 PST
RGB VU Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-VU-Meter/
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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:59:34 PST
Convert Emergency Flashing Lights to High Power LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Emergency-Flashing-Lights-to-High-Power-LE/
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:23:11 PST
Electroweave - Woven Electronic Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroweave-Woven-Electronic-Scarf/
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:58:54 PST
100 Watt LED Grow Light http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Watt-LED-Grow-Light/
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:50:20 PST
LED Trophy http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Trophy/
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:50:45 PST
DIY Bike Light's http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bike-Lights-1/
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:29:48 PST
DIY LED Glass Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-LED-Glass-Light/
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 09:36:11 PST
REAL TIME BITCOIN-TICKER (POV) http://www.instructables.com/id/REAL-TIME-BITCOIN-TICKER-POV/
REAL TIME BITCOIN-TICKER (POV) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/INZN/JCAUJLLR/FRKINZNJCAUJLLR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/INZN/JCAUJLLR/FRKINZNJCAUJLLR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/INZN/JCAUJLLR/FRKINZNJCAUJLLR.SMALL.jpg Karanveer105 Crypto Currencies have grabbed huge attention in the past year due to their rapidly increasing price. And many people has invested in these crypto currencies. Therefore an idea came to my mind to make a real time btc-ticker which will update the user with the price every next minute. This will make ...
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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:46:03 PST
Digital Rattle http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Rattle/
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Sun, 14 Jan 2018 22:07:25 PST