Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 Jan 2017 18:39:41 PST BLOX v1.01 Recycled Glowing Helmets Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Glowing-Helmets-Design/
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:49:57 PST
LED Illuminated Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Illuminated-Logo/
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:26:22 PST
GNU/Mood http://www.instructables.com/id/GNUMood/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:41:17 PST
Beautiful and Easy LED Landscaping Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-and-Easy-LED-Landscaping-Lights/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:51:42 PST
Beginners Guide to LED Grow Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-LED-Grow-Lights/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:42:44 PST
LED Cube Pendant - Worlds Smallest LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-Pendant/
LED Cube Pendant - Worlds Smallest LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SMALL.jpg nqtronix It all started when I stumbled across Harifun's tiny LED cube almost 10 month ago. He has done a great work on miniaturizing Ashler Glick's innovative charliecube, which uses charlieplexing to control a 4x4x4 RGB LED cube with nothing but 16 IOs - no driver circuitry needed. Despite being the smalle...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:40:51 PST
Perler LED Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Perler-LED-Nightlight/
Perler LED Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SMALL.jpg bbtinkerer My family loves to craft with Perler beads. I have seen other people's Perler nightlights and like the box framed look. I want to share how I went about making a Perler nightlight.I used regular 5mm LEDs instead of LED strips to make the nightlight low power and be able to run off batteries.Materia...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:58:08 PST
Little dream boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Dream-Boat/
Little dream boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/A5M0/IY4QQXVZ/FD7A5M0IY4QQXVZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/A5M0/IY4QQXVZ/FD7A5M0IY4QQXVZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/A5M0/IY4QQXVZ/FD7A5M0IY4QQXVZ.SMALL.jpg Ginko Balboa Simple present I made for my little friend Bogdan, who loves boats, for his 6th birthday. Works on batteries and can be used as a night light. Acrylic glass handling I had some spare pieces of acrylic glass. I put them to fine use in this project. You can easily cut acrylic with a handsaw, as I d...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:06:55 PST
LED RGB Light Painting Light Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Light-Painting-Light-Spinner/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:11:58 PST
Altoids Flashlight - or glowing treasure chest! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Flashlight/
Altoids Flashlight - or glowing treasure chest! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SMALL.jpg rdrew5 I love Altoids. Too much. So I save all the boxes. One a month on average, sometimes more. I have over 100 lying around. I've made everything from a GoPro housing to a flashlight - so I thought I'd share the flashlight one.Parts needed: Two 9v battery clips (not holders - most won't fit!), foam rubb...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:00:06 PST
Sci Fi Glowing Cylinder http://www.instructables.com/id/Sci-Fi-Glowing-Cylinder/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:50:22 PST
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/SpectrumLED-V20-the-ULTIMATE-Variable-Spectrum-Lam/
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 The story of SpectrumLED V2.0 -Back in 2015, I built SpectrumLED (V1) - An INSANELY Bright, 200 WATT, Variable Spectrum LED Panel. It was extremely useful - to be exact, there has not been a day that I used my table for something without turning it on, since I built it. However, my needs have change...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:45:37 PST
Lighting Up a Pair of Safety Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-Up-a-Pair-of-Saftey-Glasses/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:58:31 PST
Basic Mood Light With Minimal Parts ATTiny85 and WS2812B Pixel http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Mood-Light-With-Minimal-Parts-ATTiny85-and-W/
Basic Mood Light With Minimal Parts ATTiny85 and WS2812B Pixel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/Y2JL/IXUSEACX/FRKY2JLIXUSEACX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/Y2JL/IXUSEACX/FRKY2JLIXUSEACX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/Y2JL/IXUSEACX/FRKY2JLIXUSEACX.SMALL.jpg FunFact This is a basic Mood Light or Night Light setup using a recycled wooden box as casing.Focus in this Instructable is to choose hardware and how to calculate the right placement for the LED. The reader should aldready be familiar with how to program a microcontroller and what relevant libraries of cod...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:20:07 PST
Ring Flash for Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Flash-for-Mobile/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:14:34 PST
A More Powerful LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/A-More-Powerful-LED-Light/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 08:30:51 PST
**Emergency Light Hack without Electric!** http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Light-Hack/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:00:24 PST
Infinity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror/
Infinity Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/T5LP/IXUPZL5U/FELT5LPIXUPZL5U.SMALL.jpg FrederickM17 After looking around for a fun project to do for my electronics class I soon found the idea of making an infinity mirror so I decided to make one. Materials needed: A lot of cardboard. Black spray paint. Led strip: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00B2F3KDQ/ref=... Mirror film: https://www.a...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:23:47 PST
LED /barn/garage/shop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-barngarageshop-Light/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:59:41 PST
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Wall-Clock/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:12:58 PST
DIY Color Changing Raw Wood LED Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Color-Changing-Raw-Wood-LED-Shelf/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:45:25 PST
Beach Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Boombox/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:39:58 PST
Light Up Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Scarf/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:36:38 PST
Handheld Ultraviolet Black Light with UV LEDs and a PVC tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-Ultraviolet-Black-Light-With-UV-LEDs-and-/
Handheld Ultraviolet Black Light with UV LEDs and a PVC tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/WBY9/IXLAKP4R/FVOWBY9IXLAKP4R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/WBY9/IXLAKP4R/FVOWBY9IXLAKP4R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/WBY9/IXLAKP4R/FVOWBY9IXLAKP4R.SMALL.jpg LabRatMatt I frequently conduct experiments in my work space, one of which required a source of ultraviolet light. Rather than purchase one online, I decided to build my own handheld version out from a few UV LEDs I got at the local electronic store.In this project,I will show you how to make a reasonably sim...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 11:23:32 PST
Glowball http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowball/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 11:39:39 PST
Glowing IKEA bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-IKEA-Bookshelf/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 05:12:39 PST
LED Desk or Workbench Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-or-Workbench-Light/
LED Desk or Workbench Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SMALL.jpg Leviathan17 Make a simple LED light for your desk, workbench, or living area. Get your act together! Sorry, this doesn't have more pictures of assembly, I made it and then thought about making a instructable.The LEDs are from China.( sorry I hate to order from China too but I cant afford an other country)I g...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 20:12:58 PST
Build your own Compact 3D printed 100w flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Compact-3D-Printed-100w-Flashlight/
Build your own Compact 3D printed 100w flashlight! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SMALL.jpg HasseB So after watching diy perks video on his 100w flashlight i got inspired to build my own. In the effort to spend less i decided to salvage or print most of the parts for the build. My version is based around a circular fan/heatsink salvaged from an old computer, these should be fairly common so you c...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 06:58:09 PST
Connected Mug http://www.instructables.com/id/Connected-Mug/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 23:45:31 PST
DIY Framed Rhythm Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Framed-Rhythm-Lamp/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 20:05:22 PST
Elementalists at war (easy silicone/LED diorama) http://www.instructables.com/id/Elementalists-at-War-easy-SiliconeLED-Diorama/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 09:27:19 PST
LED Grow Light using Illumitex Surexi F1 LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Grow-Light-Using-Illumitex-Surexi-F1-LEDs/
LED Grow Light using Illumitex Surexi F1 LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/NVMZ/IXAPZKSJ/FNKNVMZIXAPZKSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/NVMZ/IXAPZKSJ/FNKNVMZIXAPZKSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/NVMZ/IXAPZKSJ/FNKNVMZIXAPZKSJ.SMALL.jpg dano3829 I wanted to build an LED Grow light with real Horticulture LEDs(designed with Wavelengths for Photosynthesis)I did not want to use Rope Lights or regular Blue LEDs or Red LEDs.Illumitex makes fixtures and also sells the LEDs($16 for a 16 LED package) through Mouser.com. I bought some LED packages an...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:55:59 PST
CHEAP ADJUSTABLE DESK LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/CHEAP-ADJUSTABLE-DESK-LAMP/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 05:34:16 PST
LED Lantern with Vinyl-Cut Pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lantern-With-Vinyl-Cut-Pattern/
LED Lantern with Vinyl-Cut Pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/5928/IX6FRSOE/F5O5928IX6FRSOE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/5928/IX6FRSOE/F5O5928IX6FRSOE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/5928/IX6FRSOE/F5O5928IX6FRSOE.SMALL.jpg mfranck A mashup of low-fi techniques and digital lighting: how to use NeoPixel LEDs with Fadecandy in an ornamental lantern.The last few years have seen great contributions to the LED community that make creating one's own controllable lighting effects more accessible. I wanted to experiment with these new...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:55:21 PST
LED Owl Pin http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Owl-Pin/
LED Owl Pin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DK35/IX6FNFS1/F7DDK35IX6FNFS1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DK35/IX6FNFS1/F7DDK35IX6FNFS1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/DK35/IX6FNFS1/F7DDK35IX6FNFS1.SMALL.jpg artsybot As the days have gotten shorter and I wanted to make some cute, glowing pins for kids to wear outside. Also, I started taking the Instructables Wearable Electronics class, so I thought it would be a fun way to do the homework. These also make fun ornaments or stalking stuffers. Choosing Patterns ...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 21:49:06 PST
LED String Lamp Base http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-String-Lamp-Base/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 13:26:52 PST
DIY Extreme Bright USB LED | LifeHack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Extreme-Bright-USB-LED-LifeHack/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 10:45:25 PST
Hunger Games - Global Warming - Neopixel Fire Thermometer Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Hunger-Games-Global-Warming-Neopixel-Fire-Thermome/
Hunger Games - Global Warming - Neopixel Fire Thermometer Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/6CLU/IX0PV4XZ/FH86CLUIX0PV4XZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/6CLU/IX0PV4XZ/FH86CLUIX0PV4XZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/6CLU/IX0PV4XZ/FH86CLUIX0PV4XZ.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Girl on fire, well, scarf of fire…Make this wearable as tribute to the career maker from District Philly, the Leslie Birchniss Evergreen. Use this scarf with embedded electronics to precisely sense the current temperature and humidity. What’s up with the weather? It’s hot and it’s cold. Note and use...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:53:16 PST
Neopixel LED ring based lights for Santa's sleigh http://www.instructables.com/id/Santas-Sleigh-Lights/
Neopixel LED ring based lights for Santa's sleigh - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/MJVP/IX0PRXMG/F85MJVPIX0PRXMG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/MJVP/IX0PRXMG/F85MJVPIX0PRXMG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/MJVP/IX0PRXMG/F85MJVPIX0PRXMG.SMALL.jpg High Voltage Fun I am a member of the local Round Table and each Christmas we take Santa and his sleigh to the streets of Shirley collecting money for local charity's and give children a chance to meet Santa. Our sleigh was build over forty years ago and was in a sorry state, over the last 12 months we have started ...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 07:30:59 PST
Reemplazar Bombillos Incandescentes Por LED En Luces De Navidad http://www.instructables.com/id/Reemplazar-Bombillos-Incandescentes-Por-LED-En-Luc/
Reemplazar Bombillos Incandescentes Por LED En Luces De Navidad - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/EV80/IWWFRR9U/F9AEV80IWWFRR9U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/EV80/IWWFRR9U/F9AEV80IWWFRR9U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/EV80/IWWFRR9U/F9AEV80IWWFRR9U.SMALL.jpg Ashur_ Todos tenemos un par de circuitos de luces navideñas viejas con luces quemadas, muchas veces ya no conseguimos las bombillas de repuesto y la única solución es guardarlo para tratar de reparar otro que deberemos comprar posteriormente o sencillamente desecharlo.hoy les traigo un proyecto que pueden ...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:02:49 PST
LED Strip Effects Controlled by Android App http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Effects-Controlled-by-Android-App/
LED Strip Effects Controlled by Android App - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/9IY5/IWWFSY6C/FOK9IY5IWWFSY6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/9IY5/IWWFSY6C/FOK9IY5IWWFSY6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/9IY5/IWWFSY6C/FOK9IY5IWWFSY6C.SMALL.jpg RishabhL In this project I'm going to tell how we can control the LED strip functions from our android mobile app.LED strip have very different colors, effects of these LED strip looks beautiful.Generally LED strip comes with IR remote control through which we can change the color effects.The color effects a...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 05:19:29 PST
This Is a Basic Program for a Beginner http://www.instructables.com/id/This-Is-a-Basic-Program-for-a-Beginner/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 05:32:33 PST
Single LED Joule Thief Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-LED-Joule-Thief-Candle/
Single LED Joule Thief Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/ZHSS/IWQV7MYG/FGSZHSSIWQV7MYG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/ZHSS/IWQV7MYG/FGSZHSSIWQV7MYG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/ZHSS/IWQV7MYG/FGSZHSSIWQV7MYG.SMALL.jpg LeumasYrrep …THE THIEF SAID “LET THERE BE LIGHT. BEHOLD A SINGLE CANDLE LIT BY THE JOULES OF A DEAD CELL.”There is something about LEDs and the joule thief circuit that keeps me coming back. This time around I went for a festive design for the December holiday season along with a SMD transformer, no longer will...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 07:47:30 PST
Guitar with LED Fretboard!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-With-LED-Fretboard/
Guitar with LED Fretboard!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/AENL/IWMR23U4/F4FAENLIWMR23U4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/AENL/IWMR23U4/F4FAENLIWMR23U4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/AENL/IWMR23U4/F4FAENLIWMR23U4.SMALL.jpg fdr1929 Hello people, fdr1929 here, and this is an instructable where i'll show you a way to modify your guitar and change the regular inlays with led inlays, this way to do this conversion is one that i figure out by myself, inspired by the Led guitar from Steve Vai. I highly recommend not to do the conver...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 21:21:43 PST
Super Bright 9v LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Bright-9v-LED-Flashlight/
Super Bright 9v LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/YU3P/IWI0WUQV/FQEYU3PIWI0WUQV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/YU3P/IWI0WUQV/FQEYU3PIWI0WUQV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/YU3P/IWI0WUQV/FQEYU3PIWI0WUQV.SMALL.jpg MadScienceHacks In this instructable you'll learn how to convert a regular 9 volt battery into a super tiny, super bright, LED flashlight. Here's what you'll need 2 x 1 watt LED's ( I got mine from an old LED spot light) 1 x USED 9 v battery ( The LED's will burn if the voltage exceeds 8v)Electrical tapeCopper wir...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 09:02:30 PST
VUmeter Led http://www.instructables.com/id/VUmeter-Led/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 19:37:12 PST
STAR WARS LED EDGE LIT SIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/STAR-WARS-LED-EDGE-LIT-SIGN/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 10:35:24 PST
How to Make Christmas Lights Flash to Music! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Christmas-Lights-Flash-to-Music-1/
How to Make Christmas Lights Flash to Music! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s In this instructable i will show you how to make any christmas lights flash to music! What You Need- For This Music You Will Need-tip31c NPN TransistorChristmas Lights (DC Power Or Battery Not 110VAC 220VAC 240VAC Or Solar!)Male To Male Jumper WiresBreadboardMale 3.5mm AUX CordFemale 3.5mm AUX Pl...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:58 PST
BALLON LAMP!!!AMEZING!!! (simple awsome ballon lamp)!! http://www.instructables.com/id/BALLON-LAMPAMEZING-simple-Awsome-Ballon-Lamp/
BALLON LAMP!!!AMEZING!!! (simple awsome ballon lamp)!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS The simple ballon lamp is made from the ballons and the 12v led strip with the led driver WATCH THE VIDEO After watching the video follow the steps as THINGS NEEDED TO MAKE THE BALLON YOU NEED THE FOLLOWING THINGS 1.BALLON2.GLUE3.THREAD4.12V LED STRIP5.12V LED STRIP CONTROLLER6.STICKING TAPE7....
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 21:13:31 PST
How To Make A Bright LED Panel For 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bright-LED-Panel-for-20/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 08:25:35 PST