Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - led http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:58:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 10:54:35 PDT
No More Fear http://www.instructables.com/id/No-More-Fear/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:12:35 PDT
WebPixelFrame http://www.instructables.com/id/WebPixelFrame/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SMALL.jpg arbalet_project Arbalet is an ARduino-BAsed LED Table, a flat surface filled with several hundreds of coloured square lights designed for Education, Geeks, and Pleasure. With its limited number of pixels and a DIY touch interface, Arbalet brings our old 80's arcad games back into fashion through a modern, classy,...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:56:59 PDT
Make an LED Cat Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Cat-Harness/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 22:35:51 PDT
DIY lumen measuring device. Integrating shpere, and lumen tube. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lumen-Measuring-Device-Integrating-Shpere-and-/
DIY lumen measuring device. Integrating shpere, and lumen tube. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/WXAK/IPPPCUU8/FW3WXAKIPPPCUU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/WXAK/IPPPCUU8/FW3WXAKIPPPCUU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/WXAK/IPPPCUU8/FW3WXAKIPPPCUU8.SMALL.jpg MatthewS225 How to build your own light measuring device. Test flashlights, LEDs and more. In this tutorial I teach you how to build an integrating sphere and a lesser know device called a lumen tube, all at a budget price.1:45 Integrating sphere 5:05 Calibration 10:30 Lumen tubeLumen tube origins. http:...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:58:20 PDT
Sunrise Alarm LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Alarm-LED-Clock/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:55:36 PDT
Whitty Bills light box http://www.instructables.com/id/Whitty-Bills-Light-Box/
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 16:10:49 PDT
POV Using Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/POV-Using-Arduino-Nano/
POV Using Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K503/IPH0H8NN/FQCK503IPH0H8NN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K503/IPH0H8NN/FQCK503IPH0H8NN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/K503/IPH0H8NN/FQCK503IPH0H8NN.SMALL.jpg Amit_Jain Hi All,I was impressed with two articles on Instructables.com Magic-POV-Wand-yet-another-POV-toy and Persistence-of-Vision-Wand. They have explained in great detail, to build a LED POV and mostly display a name or a message.I did not find just text very interesting ,So I drew some Alien UFO and Fa...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 22:30:45 PDT
Led Eraser Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Eraser-Cap/
Led Eraser Cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/72ES/IPIYPQIF/FKS72ESIPIYPQIF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/72ES/IPIYPQIF/FKS72ESIPIYPQIF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/72ES/IPIYPQIF/FKS72ESIPIYPQIF.SMALL.jpg eraserman123 This is a life ha the to turn an ordinary old eraser cap into a light. What You Need You need An eraser capAn led lightA pin Cutting The Top Off Cut the top off the eraser cap so there is a little hole big enough to fit an led light. Put The Led In The Eraser Poke the pins of the led t...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:56:10 PDT
Super cool LED Desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cool-LED-Desk-Lamp/
Super cool LED Desk lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QLFR/IPH4T39O/FK4QLFRIPH4T39O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QLFR/IPH4T39O/FK4QLFRIPH4T39O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/QLFR/IPH4T39O/FK4QLFRIPH4T39O.SMALL.jpg SameeraM1 I made this for my study purpose.Making of this Lamp is not that much hard if you have some practical knowledge. Basically this Lamp is made out of wood and used LED cool white SMD 5050 strip and controlled by Remote control. The connectivity with the remote control is using a radio frequency module...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:03:46 PDT
3x4 LED tower http://www.instructables.com/id/3x8-LED-Tower/
3x4 LED tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/3TFV/IPEIE3Z9/F613TFVIPEIE3Z9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/3TFV/IPEIE3Z9/F613TFVIPEIE3Z9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/3TFV/IPEIE3Z9/F613TFVIPEIE3Z9.SMALL.jpg TheChimpanzee I was tired of led cubes, yea sure they are good looking and all. But what about the triangle, how can we leave the illuminati behind. So I decided to come up with tri-anga-tower!!!! Here is a short instructable I am about to write up. The basics are pretty similar to that to a cube but you get to s...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 06:31:52 PDT
DIY LED Fading http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Fading/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 15:40:30 PDT
The Complete NeoPixel Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Complete-NeoPixel-Guide/
The Complete NeoPixel Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/8P2Z/IPE6MYDQ/F548P2ZIPE6MYDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/8P2Z/IPE6MYDQ/F548P2ZIPE6MYDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/8P2Z/IPE6MYDQ/F548P2ZIPE6MYDQ.SMALL.jpg Funguypro NeoPixel's are awesome you can control hundreds, thousands, millions of lights with 3 wires (pwr, signal, gnd). I created this instructable to provide people with a basic to complex understanding of how to make NeoPixels Rock! I used the fallowing to make mine work : Arduino Uno, 3 wires, and a neop...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:47:02 PDT
Magnetic LED Panel Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-LED-Panel-Light/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:09:34 PDT
DIY Powerful LED Panel - Video and Work Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-LED-Panel-Video-and-Work-Light/
DIY Powerful LED Panel - Video and Work Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/XH56/IP738YQG/F2SXH56IP738YQG.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries Today I am going to show you how to make a bright and cheap LED panel. I wanted a bright light for my working area, this panel comes with over 200 LEDs and I used just about 10 bucks to make it.The panel is super bright and great to use as a video light, a grow light for plants, or whenever you need...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 11:38:06 PDT
Fairy Light Wind Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Light-Wind-Chime/
Fairy Light Wind Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/I7VR/IP66W6LX/F8FI7VRIP66W6LX.SMALL.jpg sciencediva There is nothing quite like enjoying a warm summer night on the porch listening to the crickets and wind chimes while watching the fire flies light up the yard. Both of these "summer moods" are captured in the Fairy Light Wind Chimes. Each time one of the chimes makes a sound it also lights up a str...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 06:08:29 PDT
Slam A Winner Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Slam-a-Winner-Upgrade/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 17:38:49 PDT
ATMOSFEROSCOPIO 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/ATMOSFEROSCOPIO-20/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 08:36:16 PDT
Quickie Throwie Flashie http://www.instructables.com/id/Quickie-Throwie-Flashie/
Quickie Throwie Flashie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/2RC3/IP45IRUG/FEH2RC3IP45IRUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/2RC3/IP45IRUG/FEH2RC3IP45IRUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/2RC3/IP45IRUG/FEH2RC3IP45IRUG.SMALL.jpg onrecess A really simple project for my elementary school STEAM club. Takes a minute, no tools. Everything you need A 2032 battery (50 for $7.50 - Aliexpress.com)A super bright (and directional) LED (500 for $5.99 - Aliexpress.com)4" electrical tape (any store, anywhere)A 1" x 1" piece of foam sheet (32 s...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 07:07:12 PDT
Make a Solar Noctilucent Forest http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solar-Noctilucent-Forest/
Make a Solar Noctilucent Forest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/KQKE/IP49UA4U/F3XKQKEIP49UA4U.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio Life needs something beautiful, and I wanted to create something beautiful ~Here share my latest project, a programmable solar noctilucent forest.This monitor stand featured with:Use Grove - Joint inside, so you can program it by Arduino IDE.Use laser cutter to machined acrylic and mooden.Can use bo...
By: Seeed Studio

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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 02:43:10 PDT
$1 Model Aircraft Navigation Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Model-Aircraft-Navigation-Lights/
$1 Model Aircraft Navigation Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/T0IU/IP08ZW3B/FU2T0IUIP08ZW3B.SMALL.jpg Mihir230898 This is Instructable as a tutorial for making your Scale Model Of Aircraft more Attractive with just few simple steps .Its not only cheap but it also works fine, the strobe lights are having flashes at very high intensity so it looks like original aircraft's strobe light (which can be seen from lon...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 05:31:44 PDT
LED Planetarium http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Planetarium/
LED Planetarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/D5FC/IP2WK5ZS/FFJD5FCIP2WK5ZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/D5FC/IP2WK5ZS/FFJD5FCIP2WK5ZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/D5FC/IP2WK5ZS/FFJD5FCIP2WK5ZS.SMALL.jpg ChrisdelonB Design of this LED Planetarium allows you to mimic a starry and beautiful night sky within the comfort of your own room. Using a few electrical components and household / cheaply bought materials I was able to successfully build this device as a thoughtful present with excellent results. Unfortunate...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 20:56:12 PDT
pov display http://www.instructables.com/id/Pov-Display-2/
pov display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/6OM7/IP092GGV/FFP6OM7IP092GGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/6OM7/IP092GGV/FFP6OM7IP092GGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/6OM7/IP092GGV/FFP6OM7IP092GGV.SMALL.jpg ankesh2002 making a pov display is difficult using transistors but an easy job using arduino microcontrolleru will need any arduino board7 ledsome pcb (for making a common ground)and also a soldering iron and some soldering skillsthis can be used to make really spectacular displays as u may find on youtube ...
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 12:54:46 PDT
Dimmable portable Led Floodlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dimmable-Led-Floodlight/
Dimmable portable Led Floodlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/67TY/IP08Z1HF/FT467TYIP08Z1HF.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby I wanted a lightweight and portable led floodlight with a dimmer. Here is how I did this mini project. The case. Using an old solar lamp case, I went about to make my floodlight. The leds. Each array of 3528 smd leds is wired in parallel. There are no resistors here. Here is how I wired up...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 14:49:13 PDT
USB LED Tester and Breakout http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-LED-Tester-and-Breakout/
USB LED Tester and Breakout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/3VNI/IP1H13EK/FA63VNIIP1H13EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/3VNI/IP1H13EK/FA63VNIIP1H13EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/3VNI/IP1H13EK/FA63VNIIP1H13EK.SMALL.jpg p_leriche If you're anything like me, you've probably got various LEDs knocking around left over from previous projects or salvaged from equipment. Some of them you might have had for years, and others might be clear ones and you've long since lost track of what colour they are, what is their forward voltage,...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 10:12:27 PDT
Light Saber Igniter http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Saber-Igniter/
Light Saber Igniter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/O3UY/IP08ROZB/F40O3UYIP08ROZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/O3UY/IP08ROZB/F40O3UYIP08ROZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/O3UY/IP08ROZB/F40O3UYIP08ROZB.SMALL.gif Build_it_today Home made Light Saber projects can consist of one bright led in the hilt or a row of LED's in the shaft that all light up at the same time. To look a bit more authentic a sequential lighting of the blade can give the visual appearance of the blade extending. This project produces an "igniter" that w...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 08:31:33 PDT
IKEA Dioder LED Strip Wireless Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Dioder-LED-Strip-Wireless-Mod/
IKEA Dioder LED Strip Wireless Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/TKNR/IOX4LDXR/F6MTKNRIOX4LDXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/TKNR/IOX4LDXR/F6MTKNRIOX4LDXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/TKNR/IOX4LDXR/F6MTKNRIOX4LDXR.SMALL.jpg f1racer The IKEA Dioder LED strip lights come with a tethered wired remote. It's pretty easy it is to make them wireless with a new RGB controller/remote and some wires. No soldering!IKEA Dioder LED 4-piece light strip set, multicolor http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/501923...Remote/Controller ...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 21:38:23 PDT
DIY LED Light - Modern Desktop Mood Lamp With Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Light-Modern-Desktop-Mood-Lamp-With-Remote/
DIY LED Light - Modern Desktop Mood Lamp With Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/IS74/IOVRAXEM/FRBIS74IOVRAXEM.SMALL.jpg socialwoodworks In this article I will go over the process I used to build this awesome pyramid shaped LED Mood Lamp.I used maple for the main structure and some mahogany spines for added strength. For the lights I used RGB LED lights that come in a 16 foot strip that you can cut to length as needed.Materials and T...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 19:12:21 PDT