Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - led http://www.instructables.com Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:02:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 China Cabinet Lighting Upgrade With RGBW LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/China-Cabinet-Lighting-Upgrade-With-RGBW-LEDs/
China Cabinet Lighting Upgrade With RGBW LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/OHTQ/ISCAOA32/FU9OHTQISCAOA32.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/OHTQ/ISCAOA32/FU9OHTQISCAOA32.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/OHTQ/ISCAOA32/FU9OHTQISCAOA32.SMALL.jpg NLED-Projects A simple project to improve a cabinet/hutch that was saved from the trash and restored. Its going to store fancy things, so why not add some fancy lights. Both for display of the items and for ambient lighting. This project is quite basic, each shelf has a length of RGB+W 12 volt LED strip, all 3 st...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:39:45 PDT
LED Box Room Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Box-Room-Lamp/
LED Box Room Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SMALL.jpg Mark Boulton I had purchased some cheap LED China bulbs but the LED's keep burning up. In an effort to improve them I opened some up and did some measurements.With a 220/240 AC input and after some resistors, capacitors and a AC/DC converter the output to the LED's is 140v DC. If you divide this by the 36 LED's ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:53:15 PDT
ULTRA THIN LIGHT BOXES http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-THIN-LIGHT-BOXES/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:01:00 PDT
The Flower Power Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Flower-Power-Lamp/
The Flower Power Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/0SPV/ISAUO543/FX90SPVISAUO543.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/0SPV/ISAUO543/FX90SPVISAUO543.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/0SPV/ISAUO543/FX90SPVISAUO543.SMALL.jpg sacha88 Hello everybody! The goal of this instructable is to construct a connected lamp in a flower form (a tulip). The lamp is most made of MDF 3mm and acrylic. This project was originally an excuse to learn Android app and the connection with a microcontroller. After some research, I found than a NodeMCU...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:44:39 PDT
Twitter Mood Lamps with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Mood-Lamps-With-ESP8266/
Twitter Mood Lamps with ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MQKB/IRXTNXOV/F9GMQKBIRXTNXOV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MQKB/IRXTNXOV/F9GMQKBIRXTNXOV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MQKB/IRXTNXOV/F9GMQKBIRXTNXOV.SMALL.jpg The Screwed Scientists One day I was browsing through Thingverse and came across these awesome looking lamps made by Markellov.I decided I wanted to make something out of them and settled on a Twitter Mood Lamp. The idea was to parse tweets and assert the general mood of the tweets which then gets translated to a color di...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:16:37 PDT
Universal sound reactive lights for drums / guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Sound-Reactive-Lights-for-Drums-Guitar/
Universal sound reactive lights for drums / guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SMALL.gif Uzful_Lab I've been looking for a way to improve my band's presence on stage for a long time until I figured out the best way is yet again, the DIY way.I aimed to create a compact, versatile and reliable system that would allow to turn any instrument into a sound reactive light device. That was not easy, and ...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:15:58 PDT
VU Meter With LED Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-With-LED-Strip/
VU Meter With LED Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/6MAN/IRXTH6CD/F1X6MANIRXTH6CD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/6MAN/IRXTH6CD/F1X6MANIRXTH6CD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/6MAN/IRXTH6CD/F1X6MANIRXTH6CD.SMALL.jpg Ghild.Zero Hi all,For Christmas this year, I made simple decoration using LED Strip.Hope this can inspired you .Require parts : LED Strips Some Cables IC lm3915 PNP Transistor, w/ rated current depend on your LED Strips Variable Resistor to adjust level and brightness some resistor The Basic circuit Before...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:35:54 PDT
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Shelf-With-LEDs/
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer My boys recently decided to move into their own rooms. As a kind of "room warming" gift, I decided to make my youngest a skateboard shelf. I also decided to add some LED's to the bottom of the shelf so he could use it as a reading light at night. To attach it to the wall, I used gas fittings as b...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:34:45 PDT
Repair/ Reuse Dead LED Bulbs for USB Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Reuse-Dead-LED-Bulbs-for-USB-Power/
Repair/ Reuse Dead LED Bulbs for USB Power - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AU5E/IRXTDKDQ/FNQAU5EIRXTDKDQ.SMALL.jpg bhvm The LED household bulbs (A-lamps) are here to stay. They brought in Very high efficiency (Compared to stupid Incans), Less heat output; and more importantly, Longer operating life.However there are still times where an LED bulb fails. Interestingly, the usual failure mode of LED bulb is just the bus...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:24:37 PDT
RGB LED VUMeter Python Library http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-VUMeter-Python-Library/
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:51:31 PDT
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Flare-from-X-COM-UFO-Defense/
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SMALL.jpg Troublemakers Before we start. An explanation of what this thing is, and why we built it, is in order. It starts back in the early 90’s… 1993 to be exact. A video game was released called… X-COM: Enemy Unknown. In 1994 the game was released in the North America as X-COM: UFO Defense.The by-line read "Extrem...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:18:14 PDT
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Vacuum-Tube-Light-Fixture/
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SMALL.jpg j88k [IMPORTANT CREATOR'S NOTE] Many vacuum tubes contain toxic substances and gases (mercury, uranium, thoriated tungsten, etc.). You are well-advised to handle these valves with care, to ensure that they do not break, or react unsafely to the heat generated by the lighting. It is incumbent upon you t...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:58:39 PDT
A Powerful Rechargeable Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Powerful-Rechargeable-Flashlight/
A Powerful Rechargeable Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/8N4H/IRPPOAZF/FR48N4HIRPPOAZF.SMALL.jpg shahrokhani Hi co - intructable friends... in my previous instructable, I explained a cheap and powerful flashlight, but later I thought it was better to make one rechargeable and while I was keeping it and crossing a dark street I realized adding a red flashing light would help you to be recognized by passing ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:36:01 PDT
LED Cork Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cork-Light/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 20:33:34 PDT
LED Persistance of vision Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Persistance-of-Vision-Globe/
LED Persistance of vision Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4SFZ/IRHUOM6Z/F5C4SFZIRHUOM6Z.SMALL.jpg LukaK19 Hi! This is a project similar to the one already published, but upgraded. It consists of 64 LEDs and 90 columns, so the resolution is 5760 pixels. I also used the shift registers, but 8 of them, one for every 8 LEDs. To transfer power to the shaft I used slip ring from the alternator.The frequency i...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 20:25:24 PDT
DIY Smartphone Notification Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Notification-Lamp/
DIY Smartphone Notification Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K4YH/IRGZVYKF/FCSK4YHIRGZVYKF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K4YH/IRGZVYKF/FCSK4YHIRGZVYKF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/K4YH/IRGZVYKF/FCSK4YHIRGZVYKF.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionSo many gadgets for your smartphone, but it's not cheap for you buy it. So now i will show you how to make unique gadget for your smartphone for cheap and under 30 minutes to make it. I will make Smartphone notification lamp because its so useful when i have new notification or any new m...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 06:33:37 PDT
Little Portable Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Portable-Desk-Lamp/
Little Portable Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer The little desk lamp was born after I discovered these bamboo sunglass cases on eBay. I wanted to create a lamp that you could put away after use and I knew that the bamboo case would be perfect for the job.The ible’ isn’t difficult and only needs a minimal of tools and parts. I wanted to keep it ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:31:29 PDT
Iron Man Hand Repulsor http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Hand-Repulsor/
Iron Man Hand Repulsor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2IHK/IRC5V344/FQ72IHKIRC5V344.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2IHK/IRC5V344/FQ72IHKIRC5V344.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/2IHK/IRC5V344/FQ72IHKIRC5V344.SMALL.jpg Hardik Longakshi Iron Man has always been my favorite. As a superhero he is the one who knows how to make money, satisfy the ladies and save the world. The story of Iron Man begins when Tony Stark, a weapons manufacturer, is kidnapped and forced to build weapons for enemies . Instead of making missiles, Stark uses t...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 13:00:02 PDT
Solar Outdoor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Outdoor-Lamp/
Solar Outdoor Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SMALL.jpg miroslavus In this tutorial i want to show you how I built solar powered lamp. This lamp is placed in gazebo outside and since there is no power it is completely depended on solar power. It’s using lithium batteries to store the energy during the day which can be used at night. It’s great to have this since we...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:04:04 PDT
Illuminated Star Chart http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Star-Chart/
Illuminated Star Chart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/OTBV/IR9EHYIG/FZXOTBVIR9EHYIG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/OTBV/IR9EHYIG/FZXOTBVIR9EHYIG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/OTBV/IR9EHYIG/FZXOTBVIR9EHYIG.SMALL.jpg Chanandler Bong In this instructable I show how to make an illuminated star chart. This is for all the fellow star gazers out there! What You Need Materials:Chart:-Mdf wood panel-Optical Fiber (0.75 mm)-Star chart image -Spray Paint-Permanent Marker-Crafting glue (wood)-Sand paper-Jigsaw-Press Drill (or Hand Dr...
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Sun, 31 Jul 2016 20:43:38 PDT
Portable Beer Bottle Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beer-Bottle-Light/
Portable Beer Bottle Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SMALL.jpg jbighaus This is my first instructable. My goal with this project came down to a few simple points. Beer is good and good beer comes in cool bottles. And cool beer bottles are even cooler when they have lights in them. That being said, I wanted to take one of those cool beer bottles and turn it into a li...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:18:03 PDT
XMEN LED EDGE LIT MIRROR SIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/XMEN-LED-EDGE-LIT-MIRROR-SIGN/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:46:06 PDT
Very Easy DIY Camping Led Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Easy-DIY-Camping-Led-Light/
Very Easy DIY Camping Led Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/5M9K/IR6ITRW9/F6M5M9KIR6ITRW9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/5M9K/IR6ITRW9/F6M5M9KIR6ITRW9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/5M9K/IR6ITRW9/F6M5M9KIR6ITRW9.SMALL.jpg giorgos.arapoglou This is about a very easy and ver very bright led strip lamp for camping and is made for use with very easy to build 9000mah power bank and not only.
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:54:19 PDT
1$ LED Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/1-LED-Torch/
1$ LED Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/HPXP/IR5MVFR4/FQ8HPXPIR5MVFR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/HPXP/IR5MVFR4/FQ8HPXPIR5MVFR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/HPXP/IR5MVFR4/FQ8HPXPIR5MVFR4.SMALL.jpg sohailmohammed I am Mohammed Sohail from ProjectDEFY - Mangalore Makerspace. I hereby present you a simple 1$ LED torch. Collect your materials You will need:1. 9V battery - 12. LEDs - As per requirement (I have used two) - preferable white3. ON/OFF switch - 14. Resistors ...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:05:07 PDT
Electromagnetic induction : Wireless LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Electromagnetic-Induction-Wireless-LED/
Electromagnetic induction : Wireless LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/I5XZ/IR5MUCK1/FQGI5XZIR5MUCK1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/I5XZ/IR5MUCK1/FQGI5XZIR5MUCK1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/I5XZ/IR5MUCK1/FQGI5XZIR5MUCK1.SMALL.jpg Tom Cruise 321 Hello Everyone,In this instructable we will be glowing a LED using induced current in coil.How current is induced in coil?When magnetic flux linking the coil changes an emf is induced in the coil whose magnitude is given by Laws of electromagnetic induction. Parts For this instructable we will ne...
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:07:20 PDT
Beautiful LED Decoration Lamp (RGB Color Changing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-LED-Decoration-Lamp/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 06:45:10 PDT
Squeezing (seemingly) More Light From an LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Squeezing-seemingly-More-Light-From-an-LED/
Squeezing (seemingly) More Light From an LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F33/UJB1/IQYT2PLS/F33UJB1IQYT2PLS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F33/UJB1/IQYT2PLS/F33UJB1IQYT2PLS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F33/UJB1/IQYT2PLS/F33UJB1IQYT2PLS.SMALL.jpg hasenbaby This project started as simple enough an idea, turned into a monster build over months and - yeah! - is finally finished. But that is a story for a blog (possibly to appear soon on www.hase.net/blog).Here is Instructables, so let's see what I can pass on of the stuff I tried and learned here.The ba...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:54:35 PDT
No more Fear http://www.instructables.com/id/No-More-Fear/
No more Fear - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/QK0Z/IQYT2KQM/F3BQK0ZIQYT2KQM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/QK0Z/IQYT2KQM/F3BQK0ZIQYT2KQM.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Portable Drawing Light Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Light-Table-En/
Portable Drawing Light Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/QSPZ/IQYT1E1I/FHWQSPZIQYT1E1I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/QSPZ/IQYT1E1I/FHWQSPZIQYT1E1I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/QSPZ/IQYT1E1I/FHWQSPZIQYT1E1I.SMALL.jpg Marra94 This is my first instructable, I hope this work will be appreciated.First of all, let me apologize for any kind of grammatical or sintax error, I'm trying to improve my english everyday, and I wish everything written will be as clear as possible to make you understand every step.This project is abou...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 04:48:18 PDT
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Useful-Water-Level-IndicatorLow-Water-Planti/
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/V0H1/IQXDX33F/FHJV0H1IQXDX33F.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionAre you want to know if your plant is need a water? Let's make this Water level indicator!. You not need to difficulty to watering your plant, because this tools is made with small tank for store water for automaticaly watering your plant!!! This tools is money saver and water saver!!! N...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:45:11 PDT
Popsicle Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Desk-Lamp/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:41:01 PDT
Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-2/
Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/YZTZ/IQW1F9GZ/F17YZTZIQW1F9GZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/YZTZ/IQW1F9GZ/F17YZTZIQW1F9GZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/YZTZ/IQW1F9GZ/F17YZTZIQW1F9GZ.SMALL.jpg mshakil1 I wanted a tiny flashlight so i made one. Parts 1.Led soldered with wires2.M&M's tube3.Wires4.Tape5.(Optional) Switch6.Sharp tool for making hole7.CR2025 coin battery Tools 1.Cutter2.Solder3.Solder iron Process Make a hole in the cap and fit the led in the cap,tape the cell with wires and c...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:12:35 PDT
WebPixelFrame http://www.instructables.com/id/WebPixelFrame/
WebPixelFrame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/1VAK/IQK3RPJ7/FEA1VAKIQK3RPJ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/1VAK/IQK3RPJ7/FEA1VAKIQK3RPJ7.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Car Dashboard LED Change ( Golf mk4 ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dashboard-LED-Change-Golf-Mk4-/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:04:29 PDT
BEER GROWLER LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/BEER-GROWLER-LAMP/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:42:33 PDT
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Tin-LED-Light/
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Como Desarmar Brazalete Embraceled http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-Desarmar-Brazalete-Embraceled/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 11:15:15 PDT
Automatic lighting box with a timer on battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Lighting-Box-With-a-Timer-on-Battery/
Automatic lighting box with a timer on battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/91J6/IQ5F7WNF/F0G91J6IQ5F7WNF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/91J6/IQ5F7WNF/F0G91J6IQ5F7WNF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/91J6/IQ5F7WNF/F0G91J6IQ5F7WNF.SMALL.jpg ILYANOV I propose a simple lighting scheme of the kitchen drawer to turn off the timer. The backlight is switched on for 15 seconds. (that's enough for me) You see a box with light and without HiI propose a simple lighting scheme of the kitchen drawer to turn off the timer. The backlight is switched on f...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 19:47:59 PDT
Detailing Model Buildings With LEDs and Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Detailing-Model-Buildings-With-LEDs-and-Furniture/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 08:17:15 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
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://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
RGB or Aurora-Boreal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-or-Aurora-Boreal-Lamp/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:43:59 PDT
The Simplest Party Light(music Synced) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-Party-Lightmusic-Synced/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:18:53 PDT
Super Cheap LED Floatie http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-LED-Floatie/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:11:17 PDT
Led Switchback Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Switchback-Circuit/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:18:39 PDT
Simple Flashlight LED Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Flashlight-LED-Bulb/
Simple Flashlight LED Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CJNG/IPQMGJSF/FAVCJNGIPQMGJSF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CJNG/IPQMGJSF/FAVCJNGIPQMGJSF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CJNG/IPQMGJSF/FAVCJNGIPQMGJSF.SMALL.jpg Hobbylang You can always buy a pre-made one for $14 but if you're a DIY'er, I rather spend $0.50 cents and have fun doing it. Yes, buying 20 pieces of bead emitters will cost you from $3+ to $5+ but having several extras, you'll have several creative uses for it. Like: I converted a $2 Harbor Freight incandes...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:38:51 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/2ZSZ/IPQMB6OI/FYM2ZSZIPQMB6OI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/2ZSZ/IPQMB6OI/FYM2ZSZIPQMB6OI.SQUARE.jpg https://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
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
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE.jpg https://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