Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 May 2017 21:53:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 LED Trunk Light Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Trunk-Light-Upgrade/
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Tue, 23 May 2017 13:55:27 PDT
LED NeoPixel Poster http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-NeoPixel-Poster/
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Mon, 22 May 2017 18:23:45 PDT
3D LED Cube With Animation to the Music Rhythm http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-LED-Cube-With-Animation-to-the-Music-Rhythm/
3D LED Cube With Animation to the Music Rhythm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/U9FZ/J30SG2P4/F7DU9FZJ30SG2P4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/U9FZ/J30SG2P4/F7DU9FZJ30SG2P4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/U9FZ/J30SG2P4/F7DU9FZJ30SG2P4.SMALL.jpg Silego This instructable describes how to design a simple 3x3x3 LED cube with great animations to the rhythm of the music.Large 3D LED cubes are often used for visual entertainment, sometimes paired with a microphone to interact with music or voices, and can be found in concerts and clubs. We will discuss ...
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Tue, 23 May 2017 04:46:39 PDT
How to Make a Simple Dancing Light (Very Low Cost) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Dancing-Light-Very-Low-Cost/
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Tue, 23 May 2017 00:28:12 PDT
TicTac Fairy Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/TicTac-Fairy-Lights/
TicTac Fairy Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/NH94/J2UPMC24/F8ONH94J2UPMC24.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/NH94/J2UPMC24/F8ONH94J2UPMC24.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/NH94/J2UPMC24/F8ONH94J2UPMC24.SMALL.jpg nqtronix Did you know that there is a tiny version of the usual TicTac boxes? I was given one and it just looked too cute to to throw it away. Luckily my friends were only exited about the content, so I was able to gather a heap of empty boxes. Let's upcycle them into these super easy TicTac fairy lights! ...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 00:04:13 PDT
Use Cortana and a Arduino to Control RGB Leds or Ledstrips With Your Voice! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Cortana-and-a-Arduino-to-Control-RGB-Leds-or-L/
Use Cortana and a Arduino to Control RGB Leds or Ledstrips With Your Voice! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/G3U8/J2UPKJ8J/FV5G3U8J2UPKJ8J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/G3U8/J2UPKJ8J/FV5G3U8J2UPKJ8J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/G3U8/J2UPKJ8J/FV5G3U8J2UPKJ8J.SMALL.jpg SieuweE In this instructable i will show you how you can control your RGB led or led strip with your voice. This is done by a simple C# application called CortanaRoom. This app is part of my CortanaRoom project. When you are done with this project you can walk into your room and just ask Cortana to turn on ...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 16:13:06 PDT
Upcycle Lamp to Seacret RGB Mood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Lamp-to-Seacret-RGB-Mood-Lamp/
Upcycle Lamp to Seacret RGB Mood Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/NJCD/J2UPFVQ7/FKQNJCDJ2UPFVQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/NJCD/J2UPFVQ7/FKQNJCDJ2UPFVQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/NJCD/J2UPFVQ7/FKQNJCDJ2UPFVQ7.SMALL.jpg Arduinonator I turned on my lamp today, to find the bulb was dead. I also found out it was hard to find a new one. I decided that I like RGB LEDs so I made a project out of it.Here is my secret RGB LED mod lamp with a magnet switch.I have had these magnetic switches or a reed switch, which is a switch that react...
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Sun, 21 May 2017 09:07:12 PDT
3D-Printed RGB Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-RGB-Wallet/
3D-Printed RGB Wallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UZDK/J2UPEPD1/FL9UZDKJ2UPEPD1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UZDK/J2UPEPD1/FL9UZDKJ2UPEPD1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/UZDK/J2UPEPD1/FL9UZDKJ2UPEPD1.SMALL.jpg AlexFW Stand out from the crowd with this unabashedly ostentatious excuse for a wallet. It's got plenty of space, RGB lights, and you can even put your name on it for added vanity. Interested? Keep reading! Print it out! In the files section of this step you can find two things: a Fusion archive and som...
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Sat, 20 May 2017 15:29:54 PDT
Switched LED Resistor Selector Array http://www.instructables.com/id/Switched-LED-Resistor-Selector-Array/
Switched LED Resistor Selector Array - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/IQR1/J2UPGQ13/FS3IQR1J2UPGQ13.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/IQR1/J2UPGQ13/FS3IQR1J2UPGQ13.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/IQR1/J2UPGQ13/FS3IQR1J2UPGQ13.SMALL.jpg Peterthinking Same as my other resistor array breadboard but you don't move the LED around. Just push the buttons! Also useful for changing the resistance in various circuits. The higher up you push the lower the ohms and the brighter your LED shines! Bend and snip. I bend my resistor legs over a the squa...
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Sat, 20 May 2017 20:19:30 PDT
LED Resistor Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Resistor-Finder/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 21:49:05 PDT
Constellation Perspective http://www.instructables.com/id/Constellation-Perspective/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 21:56:11 PDT
Pokemon Card Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokemon-Card-Door/
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Fri, 19 May 2017 08:43:02 PDT
Interactive Ping Pong Deluxe http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Ping-Pong-Deluxe/
Interactive Ping Pong Deluxe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R4FH/J2QF3693/FPOR4FHJ2QF3693.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R4FH/J2QF3693/FPOR4FHJ2QF3693.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/R4FH/J2QF3693/FPOR4FHJ2QF3693.SMALL.jpg pingpong_gg The idea for this project came from the legacy of the first Zepeda Ping Pong Table. With different alterations and modifications, we created the Interactive Ping Pong Deluxe. Yet due to a shortage in time (a half semester rather than a full year of working), multiple technical difficulties, and assi...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 10:02:11 PDT
Aurora LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Aurora-LED-Lamp/
Aurora LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/YKFR/J2QF32MF/F93YKFRJ2QF32MF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/YKFR/J2QF32MF/F93YKFRJ2QF32MF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/YKFR/J2QF32MF/F93YKFRJ2QF32MF.SMALL.jpg Gosse Adema An aurora is a natural light display in the sky, mostly seen in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. They are caused by the solar wind disturbing the magnetospere.This Instructable is about creating your own aurora LED lamp. The effect is generated by a combination of colored LEDs and an unequally colo...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 09:40:47 PDT
Simple Street Lamp With Paper http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Street-Lamp-With-Paper/
Simple Street Lamp With Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/19TV/J2QF6I4R/FIB19TVJ2QF6I4R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/19TV/J2QF6I4R/FIB19TVJ2QF6I4R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/19TV/J2QF6I4R/FIB19TVJ2QF6I4R.SMALL.jpg androkavo Simple street lamp with page & some electronic componentsI used for night lamp, also can use decorate your home or anywhere you wantPower by 5v usb cableDetail all steps, you can watch video The Road You need A4 paper high thickness with black paint for make ground(paper high thickness use only f...
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Thu, 18 May 2017 07:29:33 PDT
Ambient Apparels - Tees Which Love Talking http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambient-Apparels-Tees-Which-Love-Talking/
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Wed, 17 May 2017 18:44:47 PDT
LED Oil Lamp Pedestal... Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Lamp-Pedestal-Lamp/
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Wed, 17 May 2017 15:01:39 PDT
Modern Led Infinity Mirror Table Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Led-Infinity-Mirror-Table-Lamp/
Modern Led Infinity Mirror Table Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4QSO/J2QFF1TI/FF74QSOJ2QFF1TI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4QSO/J2QFF1TI/FF74QSOJ2QFF1TI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/4QSO/J2QFF1TI/FF74QSOJ2QFF1TI.SMALL.jpg techydiy In this instructable I am going to describe how to make a modern styled infinity mirror, which also works really well as a table lamp and looks fantastic.The infinity mirror is powered by a low voltage dc power supply and employs led lights.This instructable is entered in the lights contest so if yo...
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Wed, 17 May 2017 17:11:45 PDT
$8.00 LED Shop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/800-LED-Shop-Light/
$8.00 LED Shop Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/LTQZ/J2QF30PC/FZDLTQZJ2QF30PC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/LTQZ/J2QF30PC/FZDLTQZJ2QF30PC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/LTQZ/J2QF30PC/FZDLTQZJ2QF30PC.SMALL.jpg Leviathan17 Light up your barn or garage with these inexpensive shop lights. What You Need. 1. Plywood (I use a piece that is roughly 1 foot wide by 3 feet long)2. One roll of LEDs ( one roll costs an average of $8.00 on eBay. The rolls I used were approximately 16.5 ft long.3. 12 volt 70 watt power supply ...
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Tue, 16 May 2017 14:47:16 PDT
WiFi Connected LED Bars With Shared Animations http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Connected-LED-Bars-With-Shared-Animations/
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Mon, 15 May 2017 19:10:37 PDT
DiscoJar: Sound Reactive Lamp With 288 RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/DiscoJar-Sound-Reactive-Lamp-With-288-RGB-LEDs/
DiscoJar: Sound Reactive Lamp With 288 RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/3ZNE/J2MAU2Q3/FQA3ZNEJ2MAU2Q3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/3ZNE/J2MAU2Q3/FQA3ZNEJ2MAU2Q3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/3ZNE/J2MAU2Q3/FQA3ZNEJ2MAU2Q3.SMALL.jpg DeltaFlo DiscoJar is a sound reactive DIY LED lamp, using an Ikea jar and 288 APA102 LEDs.It does real-time spectrum analysis of the audio input and shows a colorful view of it.This instructable will guide you how to build your own DiscoJar! It provides instructions and the full source code for the micro con...
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Sun, 14 May 2017 23:17:32 PDT
LED Cloud http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cloud/
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Sun, 14 May 2017 14:26:19 PDT
Electronic Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dice-3/
Electronic Dice - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/07I7/J2MANSON/F1207I7J2MANSON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/07I7/J2MANSON/F1207I7J2MANSON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F12/07I7/J2MANSON/F1207I7J2MANSON.SMALL.jpg jmbalt I conducted a lot of research when looking into a project for Advanced Computational Thinking and Coding. I wanted to make a final project that would be useful in my math classroom. I found a beginners project that I would use almost daily in my classroom. This project is an electronic dice. The...
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Sat, 13 May 2017 06:50:57 PDT
Atomic Mushroom Cloud Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Atomic-Mushroom-Cloud-Lamp/
Atomic Mushroom Cloud Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/K2DK/J2KP8RCS/F5ZK2DKJ2KP8RCS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/K2DK/J2KP8RCS/F5ZK2DKJ2KP8RCS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/K2DK/J2KP8RCS/F5ZK2DKJ2KP8RCS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Not the same button that the Commander-in-Chief has on his desk, but you can make this executive desk accessory that works just as well.If you are lucky enough to make the Neopixel Light up Maple Syrup Bottle Lamp, you can upscale that into this Atomic Mushroom Cloud lamp. Bend a Little and Wrap ...
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Thu, 11 May 2017 19:22:36 PDT
Dark Detecting LED Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Detecting-LED-Flowers/
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Sun, 7 May 2017 21:40:54 PDT
DIY ANGEL & KOREAN POP IDOL GOT7 Babies NIGHT LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ANGEL-KOREAN-POP-IDOL-GOT7-Babies-NIGHT-LIGHT/
DIY ANGEL & KOREAN POP IDOL GOT7 Babies NIGHT LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3VTH/J2AWG2BL/FM83VTHJ2AWG2BL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3VTH/J2AWG2BL/FM83VTHJ2AWG2BL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3VTH/J2AWG2BL/FM83VTHJ2AWG2BL.SMALL.jpg Haoppydays I made this project because I was fascinated with the idea of how you can turn your passion into a wonderful work of art. This is a great gift idea for a special someone or love ones! You don't need to be super creative (this project will automatically turn your creative level high) this may look co...
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Sat, 6 May 2017 07:05:51 PDT
Tetris Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Uno/
Tetris Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/SYUY/J2AW98X7/FNYSYUYJ2AW98X7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/SYUY/J2AW98X7/FNYSYUYJ2AW98X7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/SYUY/J2AW98X7/FNYSYUYJ2AW98X7.SMALL.jpg dgriffin1007 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).The following Instruct-able shows the design process for the Tetris Uno project. Frame Design The frame of the Tetris game are comprised of three part...
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Thu, 4 May 2017 15:38:50 PDT
How to Make "Different Colored Views" http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Different-Colored-Views/
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Thu, 4 May 2017 12:28:17 PDT
How to Make a House From Foam Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-House-From-Foam-Board/
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Mon, 1 May 2017 14:00:53 PDT
LED Aquarium Light Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Aquarium-Lights-for-Under-10/
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Mon, 1 May 2017 07:21:15 PDT
RGB LED Bike Frame Lighting Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Bike-Frame-Lighting-Mod/
RGB LED Bike Frame Lighting Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/5EX4/J20PI9U4/FCR5EX4J20PI9U4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/5EX4/J20PI9U4/FCR5EX4J20PI9U4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/5EX4/J20PI9U4/FCR5EX4J20PI9U4.SMALL.jpg Dashing Rainbow Dash This is just a quick little look at my bike. I picked up a roll of RGB LEDs for about 17 bucks at Wal-Mart. They are waterproof, and come with an infrared remote, as well as an RGB controller. A demo can be watched here: https://youtu.be/j28rO3-VtW0 Frame These photos just show how the strips are...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 22:25:50 PDT
Infinity Mirror for Glass Top Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-for-Glass-Top-Table/
Infinity Mirror for Glass Top Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X6O8/J20PCSO4/FD0X6O8J20PCSO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X6O8/J20PCSO4/FD0X6O8J20PCSO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/X6O8/J20PCSO4/FD0X6O8J20PCSO4.SMALL.jpg rog8811 Mrs Rog has a very smart glass topped meeting table in her new office, she asked if there was any way to jazz it up a bit....It was obvious to me "infinity mirror". This was for a Dutch based company who use orange and black as their colours.... design done then :)When the table is not in use the m...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 06:21:22 PDT
WiFi RGB Case Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-RGB-Case-Lighting/
WiFi RGB Case Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/DJNY/J20PH45H/FZYDJNYJ20PH45H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/DJNY/J20PH45H/FZYDJNYJ20PH45H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/DJNY/J20PH45H/FZYDJNYJ20PH45H.SMALL.jpg OreocatMan I recently finished building a new desktop computer, and seeing how popular (not to mention nice looking!) RGB case lighting is, I thought I'd try my hand at a DIY solution. After working on this project for several months, I'm pleased enough with its progress that I want to share it with anyone int...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 20:06:39 PDT
Glowing LED Ita Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-LED-Ita-Bag/
Glowing LED Ita Bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/RUX2/J20PCKHL/FKQRUX2J20PCKHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/RUX2/J20PCKHL/FKQRUX2J20PCKHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/RUX2/J20PCKHL/FKQRUX2J20PCKHL.SMALL.jpg brightcolorfulflickers Ita bags are a popular way for fans, especially in Japan, to show their love for an anime/character/ship. These bags have a clear protective pouch for displaying charms, badges, etc, so you don't have to worry about them falling off. My philosophy is generally, "Can I add LEDs to it? Yes? Okay, let'...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 10:27:48 PDT
Internet of Things Lighthouse Using Arduino ESP8266 & WS2812 LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-Lighthouse-Using-Arduino-ESP826/
Internet of Things Lighthouse Using Arduino ESP8266 & WS2812 LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OSG3/J20PCLXA/FUPOSG3J20PCLXA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OSG3/J20PCLXA/FUPOSG3J20PCLXA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OSG3/J20PCLXA/FUPOSG3J20PCLXA.SMALL.jpg astrotutor A Lighthouse showing the current temperature outside as read by an IoT thermometer logging to Thingspeak.This whole idea was brought about by another Raspberry Pi Certified Educator and Computing at Schools Coordinator, Lorraine Underwood. She produced a thermometer that lit up the stairs by utilisi...
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Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:40:05 PDT
Cheap Rechargeable Led Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Rechargeable-Led-Flashlight/
Cheap Rechargeable Led Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/77CY/J20PBUIR/FA277CYJ20PBUIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/77CY/J20PBUIR/FA277CYJ20PBUIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/77CY/J20PBUIR/FA277CYJ20PBUIR.SMALL.jpg AlexZhang This is how to make a cheap rechargeable flashlight. The whole project only costs $5 and that makes this the cheapest brightest rechargeable flashlight. The led runs at 300 lumens with the capacity coming in at 3000 Mah. This means that the light will be really bright, while still having 3-4 hours o...
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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:32:33 PDT
Pentagon LED Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/Pentagon-LED-Sculpture/
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 04:17:48 PDT
LED SHOES (EASY TO MAKE) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-SHOES-EASY-TO-MAKE/
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 02:36:21 PDT
DIY EMERGENCY LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-EMERGENCY-LIGHT/
DIY EMERGENCY LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0VT9/J1WW1KZ8/F4Q0VT9J1WW1KZ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0VT9/J1WW1KZ8/F4Q0VT9J1WW1KZ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0VT9/J1WW1KZ8/F4Q0VT9J1WW1KZ8.SMALL.jpg VinayakG15 HELLO GUYS IN THIS VIDEO I AM GOING TO SHOW YOU HOW TO MAKE A VERY SMALL,CHEAP AND COOL LOOKING POCKET SIZE EMERGENCY LIGHTSO THIS EMERGENCY LIGHT IS WORK LIKE HELL ITS SO POWERFULL THAT ON EACH 9V BATTERY IT CAN GIVE UP TO 4 TO 5 HRS BATTERY LIFE SO WITHOUT FURTHER LETS DO THIS VIDEO Material...
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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:08:04 PDT
Shadow Box: Gandalf Fighting the Balrog! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Box-Gandalf-Fighting-the-Balrog/
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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 04:12:58 PDT
Telescopic Star Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescopic-Star-Projector/
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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 11:11:48 PDT
Moon Phase Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Moon-Phase-Lamp/
Moon Phase Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/RJ76/J1WW9NA3/FNBRJ76J1WW9NA3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/RJ76/J1WW9NA3/FNBRJ76J1WW9NA3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/RJ76/J1WW9NA3/FNBRJ76J1WW9NA3.SMALL.jpg The Modern Inventor Whether you are learning about astronomy, or you just like to keep track of the next werewolf cycle, this moon phase lamp is for you!Here is what you will need for this build:A spare USB cable that you can use to power your lampAdafruit Gemma microcontroller 12 Neopixel LED ring Generous amounts of ...
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Sun, 23 Apr 2017 03:35:57 PDT
6x6x6 Arduino LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/6x6x6-Arduino-LED-Cube/
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Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:38:10 PDT
Gesture Controlled Levitating Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Controlled-Levitating-Night-Light/
Gesture Controlled Levitating Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/OIZW/J1QP62IN/F9AOIZWJ1QP62IN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/OIZW/J1QP62IN/F9AOIZWJ1QP62IN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/OIZW/J1QP62IN/F9AOIZWJ1QP62IN.SMALL.gif Vitorbnc Lampinho (in Portuguese, "inho" is a suffix for "little") is a levitating night light that features brightness and color control using hand gestures. It is powered entirely by a common smartphone charger.The project first started as a magnetic levitation experiment, it was when I thought "Hey, this ...
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:40:46 PDT
Restoration of Rechargeble COB Work Light With Broken Driver http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoration-of-Rechargeble-COB-Work-Light-With-Bro/
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:00:07 PDT
DIY LED LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Led-Lamp/
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Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:37:36 PDT
PORTABLE LED LIGHT (Simple, Low Cost and Beautifully Designed) http://www.instructables.com/id/PORTABLE-LED-LIGHT-Simple-Low-Cost-and-Beautifully/
PORTABLE LED LIGHT (Simple, Low Cost and Beautifully Designed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/S2D7/J1MEY5C8/F8BS2D7J1MEY5C8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/S2D7/J1MEY5C8/F8BS2D7J1MEY5C8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/S2D7/J1MEY5C8/F8BS2D7J1MEY5C8.SMALL.jpg SaswatSamal This is a very low cost and easy project to make. It can made easily with a cost of less than ₹100 (less than $2).This can be used in many places like in emergency, when there is a power cut, when you are outdoors....bla..bla..bla..So.. What are you waiting for....Lets.. Get ur mind ready and Instru...
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:56:33 PDT
ULTRA BRIGHT EMERGENCY LED LIGHT.(rechargeble) http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-BRIGHT-EMERGENCY-LED-LIGHTrechargeble/
ULTRA BRIGHT EMERGENCY LED LIGHT.(rechargeble) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/CDMO/J1MEYT72/FFFCDMOJ1MEYT72.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/CDMO/J1MEYT72/FFFCDMOJ1MEYT72.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/CDMO/J1MEYT72/FFFCDMOJ1MEYT72.SMALL.jpg pawtanwar Hey! guy's back with another project,it was a long time since I posted my last instructable(cause of my exams),and in this instructable I am going to help you guys making your own rechargeable ultra bright emergency led light.Ways In Which You Can Use It:When there is a cutoff.During campaigning.Usi...
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Wed, 19 Apr 2017 03:35:42 PDT
Illuminated LED Octopus http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-LED-Octopus-Rock/
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:43:02 PDT
"Acrylic" Name With RGB Led !!AMEZING!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Name-With-RGB-Led-AMEZING/
"Acrylic" Name With RGB Led !!AMEZING!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3SR8/J1MEUMTN/FUH3SR8J1MEUMTN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3SR8/J1MEUMTN/FUH3SR8J1MEUMTN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/3SR8/J1MEUMTN/FUH3SR8J1MEUMTN.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS In the following section we are going to use an acrylic sheet and make design on it then we will scratch the design and the final output looks awesome with the RGB led strips WATCH THE VIDEO PARTS LIST To make the following awesome looking name plate we need the following parts1.Acrylic glass...
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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:03:42 PDT