Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - led http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:45:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 What's in LED Bulbs? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-LED-Bulbs/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:37:28 PDT
How to make a cheap LED Glow Stick at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-LED-Glow-Stick-at-Home/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:51:38 PDT
Infinity mirror jewel case http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-jewel-case/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:08:37 PDT
LED Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-Light/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:36:02 PDT
Replacing lights with LED's in your Dodge truck. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-lights-with-LEDs-in-your-Dodge-truck/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:23:30 PDT
Upcycle Salt Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upscale-Salt-Lamp/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:08:31 PDT
LED Fox pendant, Solar Powered kit http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Fox-pendant-Solar-Powered-kit/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:14:11 PDT
Refrigerator Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Refrigerator-Lights/
Refrigerator Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/VBN8/ICD7E0LI/FNPVBN8ICD7E0LI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/VBN8/ICD7E0LI/FNPVBN8ICD7E0LI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/VBN8/ICD7E0LI/FNPVBN8ICD7E0LI.SMALL.jpg JorgenVikingGod Refrigerator LightsRefrigerator Lights is a simple blinkenlights update of the refrigerator of the MunichMakerLab hackerspace. It drives a small WS2812b LED strip based matrix of 15x10 LEDs behind a diffuse cover; which replaces the old lamp.Everything is controllable by MQTT over ESP8266 WiFi modul...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:56:35 PDT
Básico Wearables: Brazaletecon Adafruit NeoPixesl y Flora http://www.instructables.com/id/Básico-Wearables-Brazaletecon-Adafruit-NeoPixesl-y/
Básico Wearables: Brazaletecon Adafruit NeoPixesl y Flora - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 Este brazelete wearable lo puedes hacer si quieres llevar algo tecnológico contigo. Lo que necesitamos es: Hilo conductor Aguja Velcro Multímetro Batería de litio y su cargador de ser necesario Neopixels http://www.adafruit.com/products/1260Adafruit Flora http://www.adafruit.com/products/659 Reco...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:54:28 PDT
Minion Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Light/
Minion Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SMALL.jpg jim_2000 Just in time for the Minion Movie, your very own Minion light Instructable! Gather the Parts The Minion Light is based off of the FrogLeggs Tumbler flashlight that is sold at Lowes and other fine retailers. I really like this light as it has a nice glow and really shines brightly. FrogLeggs did...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18:46:17 PDT
Equalizer Light On FAN http://www.instructables.com/id/Equalizer-Light-On-FAN/
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 01:38:44 PDT
NEW DAD TAKES A STAR CEILING TO A NEW LEVEL! http://www.instructables.com/id/NEW-DAD-TAKES-A-STAR-CEILING-TO-A-NEW-LEVEL/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 19:46:37 PDT
LED dressing lights http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-dressing-lights/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:58:17 PDT
Turn a Flashlight into a Lantern using a Balloon http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Flashlight-into-a-Lantern-using-a-Balloon/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:12:41 PDT
Bright Cycle Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-Cycle/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 10:07:21 PDT
Glowing, Flying Insect http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Flying-Insect/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:42:57 PDT
Illuminated Plexiglass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Plexiglass-Sign-1/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:42:42 PDT
Enzo the Bedside Lamp Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Enzo-the-Bedside-Lamp-Bot/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:04:53 PDT
Nerf Magazine Ammo Counter~ Mk. I http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-Magazine-Ammo-Counter-Mk-I/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:52:03 PDT
Nano Pocket Mood Lamp (USB)(Attiny85) http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Pocket-Mood-Lamp-USBAttiny85/
Nano Pocket Mood Lamp (USB)(Attiny85) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/IKZU/IB8QD7N0/F3QIKZUIB8QD7N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/IKZU/IB8QD7N0/F3QIKZUIB8QD7N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/IKZU/IB8QD7N0/F3QIKZUIB8QD7N0.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi Everybody,Rainbow Contest was here and an idea was also here in my mind... :DI Made my Own Nano RGB Moodlamp ..which directly connects to your phone charger pin.and just of size : 20mm x 15mmCutting Etching and Making PCB was all done by me but i would give a special thanks to "xBacon" in this in...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 02:08:09 PDT
LED PWM with Smart Servo Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-PWM-with-Smart-Servo-Controller/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:07:54 PDT
Acrylic LED pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-LED-pendant/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:19:12 PDT
LED Walking Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Walking-Cane/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09:57:19 PDT
Bedroom Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Decoration/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 01:13:19 PDT
LED Illuminated Safety Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Illuminated-Safety-Glasses/
LED Illuminated Safety Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HGZB/IB4A8JX7/FJBHGZBIB4A8JX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HGZB/IB4A8JX7/FJBHGZBIB4A8JX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/HGZB/IB4A8JX7/FJBHGZBIB4A8JX7.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Have you ever been in a situation where you just have to wear safety glasses but find it difficult to see clearly due to unclear lens or lack of lighting. Well i have been in such situations and i wanted a fix. So i came up with this simple yet innovative idea of the LED Illuminated Safety GogglesIt...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:19:43 PDT
Aruao Led - Touch Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Aruao-Led-Touch-Control/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:51:21 PDT
LED Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lightbox/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:10:16 PDT
Under bed LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-bed-LED-lights/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:51:15 PDT
3D Printed LED Keychain Light (x5) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-Keychain-Light-x5/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:20:02 PDT
UFO LED chaser http://www.instructables.com/id/UFO-LED-chaser/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:26:45 PDT
Replacing Old Flashlight Bulb With LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Old-Flashlight-Bulb-With-LED/
Replacing Old Flashlight Bulb With LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/UCNB/IATHPPTR/FNTUCNBIATHPPTR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/UCNB/IATHPPTR/FNTUCNBIATHPPTR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/UCNB/IATHPPTR/FNTUCNBIATHPPTR.SMALL.jpg chienline It was my boy finding this classic flashlight and asking me to make it works. Replacing the batteries with new ones didn't make it work. Then I took it apart, saw that the bulb's flashing wire had broken. Searching all around (my house) I couldn't find a replacement bulb. Seeing two AA batteries (3V...
By: chienline

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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 02:10:14 PDT
Monster 10,000 Lumens 1000w equiv.LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-10000-Lumens-1000w-equivLED-Flashlight/
Monster 10,000 Lumens 1000w equiv.LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MTAI/IAS22CP0/F15MTAIIAS22CP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MTAI/IAS22CP0/F15MTAIIAS22CP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/MTAI/IAS22CP0/F15MTAIIAS22CP0.SMALL.jpg macobt Homemade monster flashlight 10,000 lumens,100watt LED chip equivalent to 1000watts,work on lipo batteries 36 volts.HACKSCRIBE to my channel page and visit my cool videos: http://bit.ly/1reKdMa
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:24:14 PDT
Color Invaders http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Invaders/
Color Invaders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/S0YM/IAR36P8G/FJLS0YMIAR36P8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/S0YM/IAR36P8G/FJLS0YMIAR36P8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/S0YM/IAR36P8G/FJLS0YMIAR36P8G.SMALL.jpg JColvin91 Hello!This is a fun little project that I was recently inspired to try out by Hamster's own Colour Invaders project. As the name suggests, it is similar in design to the classic Space Invaders game or (more similarly) the Casio's Number Invaders on the calculator. The idea behind the game is that di...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:54:37 PDT
Spark Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Lights/
Spark Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/GYTC/IAPAXX2H/F5IGYTCIAPAXX2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/GYTC/IAPAXX2H/F5IGYTCIAPAXX2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/GYTC/IAPAXX2H/F5IGYTCIAPAXX2H.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy A Spark Core enabled Spark Button. Kits Required A Spark Core (iot)An USB Data CableA Spark Button Setting up the Spark Core with the Spark Button The Spark Button comes along with 11 RGB LED's onboard. The Spark core directly fits on the Spark button. Connecting to the Internet The Spark C...
By: thisisrammy

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:02:47 PDT
LED Plexiglass Art http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plexiglass-Art/
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By: Not_Tasha

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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 13:22:21 PDT
Quick&Dirty 100W Led flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/QuickDirty-100W-Led-flashlight/
Quick&Dirty 100W Led flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/812O/IAP71LGA/FNM812OIAP71LGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/812O/IAP71LGA/FNM812OIAP71LGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/812O/IAP71LGA/FNM812OIAP71LGA.SMALL.jpg zemourf Here my version of the powerful led flash, once you have all the parts it can be build in 1-2 hours... Bill of material - A 100W led chip (32V 3A)- Lens, reflective cup and frame for led chip- DC DC step up 12V to 32V, constant current and constant voltage (I choose 600W, but a 200W should be ok)...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:47:47 PDT
Mood light decoration (PMB pt1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mood-light-decoration-PMB-pt1/
Mood light decoration (PMB pt1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SMALL.jpg woumba This is the first part of my Pimp My Balcony (PMB) project.I decided a while ago to clean up my balcony and make it as cozy and an awesome spot as possible using mostly old unusable rebuilt stuff.What you'll need for this instructable are:-Balls (Free if found)-Dremel or some kind of drill (Free, i...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:01:01 PDT
LED light up googley eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-up-googley-eyes/
LED light up googley eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SMALL.jpg electricgirlsrock Awesome LED googley eyes! LED Light up Googley Eyes How to Make LED light up Googley Eyes Materials:2 googley eyes 5 pieces of wire1 switch 1 soldering station 1 roll of solder (any size and you don't use the entire thing)2 LEDs colors of y...
By: electricgirlsrock

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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:04:12 PDT
Mini LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-Lantern-1/
Mini LED Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SMALL.jpg electricgirlsrock How to Build A Mini LED LanternTo build a mini LED lantern you need:-a short piece of rope -2 popsicle sticks-clear ball (split in two)-LED light (any color)-resistor-2 wires (with stripped ends on both sides)-switch-copper tape-3 volt coin cell ba...
By: electricgirlsrock

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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:11:25 PDT
LED Throwies On/Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwies-OnOff-Switch/
LED Throwies On/Off Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/BWAZ/IAI1NV28/F0TBWAZIAI1NV28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/BWAZ/IAI1NV28/F0TBWAZIAI1NV28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/BWAZ/IAI1NV28/F0TBWAZIAI1NV28.SMALL.jpg wwind23 Materials:2x card paper (Manilla) slips1x 2032 lithium watch battery1x 10mm diffused LED1x rare earth magnet (Neodymium)Tape (electrical or duct tape) Make the LED light up Touch the ends of the LED to the battery so that the longer end touches the positive side of the battery Tape Cut a 5-7 i...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:18:44 PDT
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-LED-replacement-for-bicycle-bulb/
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SMALL.jpg martin.schmiedl.3 I wanted to replace the old inefficient bulb in my Bicycle front light with a simple LED circuit while still using my dynamo for power.While most bicycle dynamos have something like 6V, 3W written on them, that's not entirely true. Their output is usually limited to 500mA at whichever voltage that m...
By: martin.schmiedl.3

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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 04:55:11 PDT
How to make Simple LED USB light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Simple-LED-USB-light/
How to make Simple LED USB light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/WEPF/IADH2F3B/F16WEPFIADH2F3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/WEPF/IADH2F3B/F16WEPFIADH2F3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/WEPF/IADH2F3B/F16WEPFIADH2F3B.SMALL.jpg GustasMax Hi guys today i gonna show how to make simple ,but useless USB light! Make sure you have everything! Solder like showed in picture. Take your tape , and isolate wires. Just insert into a tube. Light it up !! If you liked press heart ! Also if you have questions write in comments !...
By: GustasMax

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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 02:20:53 PDT
Toe Saver Night Light (Auto Under Bed Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Toe-Saver-Night-Light-Auto-Under-Bed-Light/
Toe Saver Night Light (Auto Under Bed Light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SMALL.jpg capedbandit Last year when my wife was prego I came across an ad for a motion activated under crib lighting system. When you approach the crib, the light goes on and you avoid disturbing your sleeping bundle of joy when you kick that stupid race car that makes revving noises when you touch it. I looked at the p...
By: capedbandit

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Sun, 31 May 2015 21:00:36 PDT
Awesome! LED morse code Secret Message Card Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Cardbox-Messenger/
Awesome! LED morse code Secret Message Card Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SMALL.jpg colearmagost This instructable will give you the knowledge required to build a card box encased arduino capable of relaying a previously uploaded morse code message with the appropriate sequence of LED flashes. supplies Supplies: - Arduino Uno-LED-2 jumper wires appx. 3-4 inches long-Bycicle Prestige Card Box...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 19:02:49 PDT
Instamorph LED Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-LED-Mood-Light/
Instamorph LED Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SMALL.jpg UBuilder This Instructable came along quite by accident - a happy accident. My buddies at the Makerspace were working hard on their more useful and practical applications while I was working on an unrelated project using LED's. Unable to ignore the powerful flow of creative ideas surrounding me, I felt I had...
By: UBuilder

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Sun, 31 May 2015 15:31:13 PDT
How to make LED lamp from pegs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-LED-lamp-from-pegs/
How to make LED lamp from pegs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SMALL.jpg GustasMax Hi guys today i gonna show how to make beautiful LED lamp from pegs.Please if you like that suscribe. Make sure you have everything. Take your pegs and remove clips. Take your glue gun and stick that form. Then do 16 triangles and stick one each other, like this until its done ! Wh...
By: GustasMax

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Sun, 31 May 2015 12:54:19 PDT
Magic Instamorph Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Instamorph-Mushrooms/
Magic Instamorph Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SMALL.jpg ceejwells Instamorph is a plastic product that you heat with boiling water and form into whatever you want. This was an experiment to see what kind of magic I could bring out of this product. What is more magic than mushrooms? Instamorphing I used a ceramic bowl and poured in the package of Instamorph. It ...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:38:11 PDT
Controlling An LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-An-LED-Matrix/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 11:02:59 PDT
How to make a 50 Watt Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-50-Watt-Flashlight/
How to make a 50 Watt Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech This is an instructable that shows how to create you own DIY super bright 50 watt flashlight! You can make this for under 10 US dollars(Not including the battery). This flashlight can be created easily by anyone who has some experience with electronics.Here is a full explanation video to h...
By: tanner_tech

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Thu, 28 May 2015 19:55:38 PDT
8x8x8 i2c LED cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-i2c-LED-cube/
8x8x8 i2c LED cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/95QK/IA81SYC1/FNY95QKIA81SYC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/95QK/IA81SYC1/FNY95QKIA81SYC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/95QK/IA81SYC1/FNY95QKIA81SYC1.SMALL.jpg mihaipop11 8x8x8 LED cube created with 5 MCP23017 I2C I/O expanders to minimize the microcontroller pins used to control all the 512 LEDs, so we need only 2 connection wires with the microcontroller, the SDA and SCK for the i2c comm with the I/O expanders. Each of the expander IC has 16 output/input digital p...
By: mihaipop11

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Thu, 28 May 2015 12:08:20 PDT