Instructables: exploring - technology - leds - led http://www.instructables.com Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:33:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Kid's Maker project: Light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Maker-project-Light-bulb/
Kid's Maker project: Light bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/PFE7/I2P3UBL6/FZ7PFE7I2P3UBL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/PFE7/I2P3UBL6/FZ7PFE7I2P3UBL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/PFE7/I2P3UBL6/FZ7PFE7I2P3UBL6.SMALL.jpg bing 2 minute maker project for teaching kids about light bulb, electricity and a bit about history. Components 1. Leviton 125 15 Amp, 660 Watt, 125 Volt, 2-Pole, 2-Wire, Socket To Outlet Adapter$2 on Amazon.2. Common USB Power Adapters ( You probably already have several laying around the house)3. So...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:05:59 PST
Easy IronMan Arc Reactor Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-IronMan-Arc-Reactor-Necklace/
Easy IronMan Arc Reactor Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/MKG9/I2P3TWDD/FQYMKG9I2P3TWDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/MKG9/I2P3TWDD/FQYMKG9I2P3TWDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/MKG9/I2P3TWDD/FQYMKG9I2P3TWDD.SMALL.jpg PavelT1 Today I will show you how to make a easy IronMan arc reactor necklace out of a DVD drive motor and a blue LED. Tools and Parts The tools and parts you need are:DVD motorLong piece of wireTo small Neodymium magnetsWire stripers PliersHot Glue gunDrillGrinder Removing your rotor with windings ...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:18:54 PST
l.e.d super nintendo mod http://www.instructables.com/id/led-super-nintendo-mod/
l.e.d super nintendo mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SMALL.jpg rottenzombie88 This tutorial will guide you on how to swap out that old dull red LED out of the SNES system for a bright more vibrant LED of your choice to better enjoy your gaming system. You will need a 5mm L.E.D of your color choice First you will need the following5mm LED color of your choice4.5mm security ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:33:41 PST
220v led driver circuit without using a tranformer http://www.instructables.com/id/220v-led-driver-circuit-without-using-a-tranformer/
220v led driver circuit without using a tranformer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3ZQV/I2P3RE8R/F5Q3ZQVI2P3RE8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3ZQV/I2P3RE8R/F5Q3ZQVI2P3RE8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3ZQV/I2P3RE8R/F5Q3ZQVI2P3RE8R.SMALL.jpg khader sk This video is about making a simple 220v led bulb without using a transformer.the number of leds can be increased by connecting in series.to increase the output current, use a 1uf capacitor in place of 0.22uf capacitor
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:21:14 PST
A Charlieplexed Elf Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Charlieplexed-Elf-Hat/
A Charlieplexed Elf Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/9MZ4/I2LMG4QP/FYE9MZ4I2LMG4QP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/9MZ4/I2LMG4QP/FYE9MZ4I2LMG4QP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/9MZ4/I2LMG4QP/FYE9MZ4I2LMG4QP.SMALL.jpg farrelan Putting LEDs in things that didn't already have them for whatever reason is cool to any geek and non geek alike. My wife came home from work with a Christmas Elf hat, and told me that it is now a part of her uniform until after Christmas. There was nothing special about it, and we just felt it could...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:17:10 PST
DIY Super Bright LED Laptop Keyboard Light (1W high Power) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Bright-LED-Laptop-Keyboard-Light-1W-high/
DIY Super Bright LED Laptop Keyboard Light (1W high Power) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/POQ8/I2KSIWMO/FECPOQ8I2KSIWMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/POQ8/I2KSIWMO/FECPOQ8I2KSIWMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/POQ8/I2KSIWMO/FECPOQ8I2KSIWMO.SMALL.jpg bhvm Eyes are Precious,Today we will Be Modifying a Cheap keyboard Light into the Ultimate,Brightest, High power Light to Protect them. As Some of you may Know, I have already Modified an Ebay/ Chinese Laptop Keyboard light with 7.62mm Superflux LEDs sometime Back. The guide for the same is here-http://w...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:20:50 PST
Solar Polymorph Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Polymorph-Mushrooms/
Solar Polymorph Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0TQF/I2KS94IQ/F9F0TQFI2KS94IQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0TQF/I2KS94IQ/F9F0TQFI2KS94IQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/0TQF/I2KS94IQ/F9F0TQFI2KS94IQ.SMALL.jpg Slime Eel My brother has always had a strange obsession with mushrooms (not eating them just looking at them) so I made this mushroom lamp thing. It is solar powered and made with polymorph plastic so you can always change the poses of the mushrooms later. It will charge during the day and turn on at night. ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 16:23:55 PST
Small color change Christmas tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-color-changing-Christmas-tree/
Small color change Christmas tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SMALL.jpg Matqux How can you make a color change Christmas tree? Please watch the video This idea shows how can You make a color change tree from glue. Tools You don't need too many thing for this small tree.You need:-a glue gun-a pair of scrissors-a blade-a calipers Materials You need: -glue-a RGB color ch...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:29:08 PST
LED project for RC dirtbike http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-project-for-RC-dirtbike/
LED project for RC dirtbike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/4ZQ1/I2KBPP5F/F2B4ZQ1I2KBPP5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/4ZQ1/I2KBPP5F/F2B4ZQ1I2KBPP5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/4ZQ1/I2KBPP5F/F2B4ZQ1I2KBPP5F.SMALL.jpg EricKlimaMusic Here I will be mounting 3 LED's onto this awesome RC dirt bike I bought off craigslist a while back. I will be using white for a headlight but I'll be adding some color to the chassis and exhaust pipe! Check it out... Headlight Here I decided to mount a white LED under the front dirt guard. This ...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 04:06:35 PST
Lights for Notebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Lights-for-Notebook/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:02:17 PST
DIY LED Stick Figure Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Stick-Figure-Costume/
DIY LED Stick Figure Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/IJV2/I2BRF7O5/FG0IJV2I2BRF7O5.SMALL.jpg siliconghost I'm going to show you how to build a simple LED stick figure costume. This project is super easy providing you have basic soldering skills. It was a huge hit in our neighborhood. I lost count of how many people said this was the best costume they had seen that night and how cool they thought it wa...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:04:24 PST
DIY 555 Timer Blinky Toy! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-555-Timer-Blinky-Toy/
DIY 555 Timer Blinky Toy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/KAKW/I2BR9BA1/FIGKAKWI2BR9BA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/KAKW/I2BR9BA1/FIGKAKWI2BR9BA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/KAKW/I2BR9BA1/FIGKAKWI2BR9BA1.SMALL.jpg changingelectronics As a simple middle school student, I end up getting entertained very easily. If a burp comes out of someone, I'm entertained. Same with many other people, the simplest of things will entertain. I decided to make a 555 blinky inside a little altoids smalls. I turned it on, and I just stared at it for...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:17:20 PST
Yet Another Joule Thief Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Joule-Thief-Tutorial/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 07:13:26 PST
Motion sensitive glowing eyes that light up randomly and wink out slowly http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-sensitive-glowing-eyes-that-light-up-random/
Motion sensitive glowing eyes that light up randomly and wink out slowly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/P6QE/I2AQULD6/F90P6QEI2AQULD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/P6QE/I2AQULD6/F90P6QEI2AQULD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/P6QE/I2AQULD6/F90P6QEI2AQULD6.SMALL.jpg fadecomic Looking for a whole army of glowing eyes that wink on and then slowly wink out as your guests walk up your driveway? Or perhaps your army of evil minions awakens when your guests reach for a treat? I'll teach you how to make both!Parts List -- Power Supply A DC power supply capable of at least 12V ...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 11:44:09 PST
Matchbox Monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Matchbox-Monsters/
Matchbox Monsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QWJJ/I28OI5IN/FKIQWJJI28OI5IN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QWJJ/I28OI5IN/FKIQWJJI28OI5IN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/QWJJ/I28OI5IN/FKIQWJJI28OI5IN.SMALL.jpg xGrape Imagine that inside every matchbox lives a tiny monster, each with its own distinct personality. Imagine an entire world built around these tiny monsters. That was the original premise of Matchbox Monsters, an instructible over 2 months in the making, making it the longest project of mine so far. Mo...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 13:41:36 PST
1watt leds light with cooling fan using mobile charger http://www.instructables.com/id/1watt-leds-light-with-cooling-fan-using-mobile-cha/
1watt leds light with cooling fan using mobile charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/QIOO/I28W98JP/FDHQIOOI28W98JP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/QIOO/I28W98JP/FDHQIOOI28W98JP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/QIOO/I28W98JP/FDHQIOOI28W98JP.SMALL.jpg ykgarg007 In this project i just made a bunch of 10 led of 1watt and join them to make a perfect light and the most great thing is that it works on normal charger... My work in these videosPart1 :Part2 : Required I will give step by step detail and suggest the problems which i face during making this light...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 08:15:29 PST
LED WALL http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-WALL/
LED WALL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F1BQ/I21R01U4/FKDF1BQI21R01U4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F1BQ/I21R01U4/FKDF1BQI21R01U4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F1BQ/I21R01U4/FKDF1BQI21R01U4.SMALL.jpg TECHNITES Music! The rhythm of life, the sound of hundreds of discrete frequencies coming together in synchronous harmony to create beautiful sound that puts us in a trance. But that is just feast for our ears. LED Wall adds a whole new dimension, a visual dimension to your musical experience.LED wall consist...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 06:41:11 PST
Led Instrument Light conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Instrument-Light-conversion-1/
Led Instrument Light conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/JVGR/I20HIGB7/FCLJVGRI20HIGB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/JVGR/I20HIGB7/FCLJVGRI20HIGB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/JVGR/I20HIGB7/FCLJVGRI20HIGB7.SMALL.jpg ltetzner1. I have an old 80’s cycle (Suzuki Madura) with some very dim light bulbs illuminating several gauges. I thought it would be fun to update the gauges by changing the backlight source to LED’s. This would allow me to change the color on some of the guages, perhaps increase the brightness, and lowerin...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 16:44:25 PST
Digital Disco Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Disco-Ball/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 02:16:29 PST
LED Lighting - renovating the old http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighting-renovating-the-old/
LED Lighting - renovating the old - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SMALL.jpg dmržljak A long time I wasn't happy with the power consuption from the edison bulbs. Not just that, I wasn't happy with the lighting either. I decided to change that in proper way since the led lights and bulbs came out. I had an idea and I used it. This is how I imagine it in my head and this is how it shou...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:24:24 PDT
LED desk lamp using sugru, ikea nick-nacks and kitronik kit http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-desk-lamp-using-sugru-ikea-nick-nacks-and-kitr/
LED desk lamp using sugru, ikea nick-nacks and kitronik kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SMALL.jpg ChickenGrylls I never seem to have enough light on my desk these days, the light from my desk lamp seems to cast too many shadows and takes a little too long to be bright with a modern energy saving bulb. I saw the new Kitronik Desk Lamp Kit on a recent visit to their HQ and was inspired to make my own desk lamp....
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:25:13 PDT
Make Your Eyes Glow Red http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Eyes-Glow-Red/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:50 PDT
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-mouse-into-a-USB-powered-LED-desk-ligh/
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SMALL.jpg idealab Have an old mouse laying around? Of course you do. Need more LEDs in your life? OF COURSE YOU DO. Let's turn that old mouse into a USB power source for some LED lights. We'll use some Sugru and magnets to make the LEDs capable of sticking to your tower or anything else metal - if you have a keyboard...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:34:07 PDT
Simple Decorative Batman Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Decorative-Batman-Light/
Simple Decorative Batman Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Make Batman light of old things! It's perfect decoration for your room at night! Need! You need this things: Toilet paper roll x1 White paper sheet LED 3V battery ClipAnd this tools: Pencil Tape Scissors Knife Black marker Calipers Flow rate! Define roll Define higher circuit Mark bulging Dra...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:12:56 PDT
Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-10x10-LED-Lamp/
Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SMALL.jpg bneo99 Afraid of the dark? Built a simple Joule Thief circuit and would like to go further? Just want to have a cool blue light to show off to friends? Let me present..... The Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp! The Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp! Runs on one to four AA batteries. Lights up 100 LED's, illuminates your...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:49:42 PDT
Wardrobe Auto Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wardrobe-Auto-Light/
Wardrobe Auto Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/4A9W/I1PH4VAW/FWQ4A9WI1PH4VAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/4A9W/I1PH4VAW/FWQ4A9WI1PH4VAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/4A9W/I1PH4VAW/FWQ4A9WI1PH4VAW.SMALL.jpg chienline We get a lot of blackouts here in my country (Indonesia) and it is impossible to take out one shirt with one hand without messing up the pile, while the other is holding a flash light. Unless you are taking one from topmost or you are using a wearable torch. In my case, topmost means the last in sh...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:47:05 PDT
Light Up LED Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-LED-Card/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:01:26 PDT
RGB Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Ghost/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:21:18 PDT
9v led keyboard light http://www.instructables.com/id/9v-led-keyboard-light/
9v led keyboard light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SMALL.jpg nicholas.reyan This is a led keyboard light powered by a 9v battery Tools and materials Things you will need are: Led kit For rc vehiclesOld webcamducttapelaptop/computer to mount on9v battery to power leds Atttach frontal leds This step is simple attach the blue leds to the front with 2 pieces of tape At...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:31:27 PDT
Glass Tile Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Tile-Night-Light/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:18:36 PDT
The Healing Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Healing-Lamp/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:02:51 PDT
LED module light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-module-light/
LED module light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SMALL.jpg superqi7 This Instructable will teach you how to make a LED module light.Materials:Translucent plastics that is foldable( I got it in Canal Plastics in New York City),Copper Tape,Hot glue gun,wires,3V button battery or arduino board,Battery Holder,Neodymium Disc Craft Magnets 1/4 X 1/16 Inch,soldering materi...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:23:20 PDT
Spider-man web shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-man-web-shooter/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:41:39 PDT
Interactive LED Puzzle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Puzzle-Lamp/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:27:03 PDT
Simple LED Meditation Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Meditation-Lamp/
Simple LED Meditation Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SMALL.jpg binney For those who would like to add a little soft light to their meditation practice. Materials Fairy copper wire LED lights (40 LED lights are on this strand) One 556 Ohm Resistor (if you have fewer than 40 LED lights, you may want to choose a smaller resistor) Clear glass jar (this one is a tea jar) p...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:38:03 PDT
Touch Controlled LED Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Controlled-LED-Canvas/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:18:34 PDT
Newton Cradle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Newton-Cradle-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:15:37 PDT
LED Strobe Lights for Towing Plowing Etc http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strobe-Lights-for-Towing-Plowing-Etc/
LED Strobe Lights for Towing Plowing Etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I recently traded in my big pickup for a blazer. the big truck had a full size light bar on the roof but the blazer has a sunroof so I cant go that way again. I looked at different hideaway strobes and I even have an old twin tube strobe dashboard plow light but where's the fun in using something ...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:22:47 PDT
Regular Staff/ Magic staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Regular-Staff-Magic-staff/
Regular Staff/ Magic staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SMALL.jpg ezgi1990 This is a fun project to create your own magic staff. I used a found tree branch and a simple soft circuit to create my staff. I made a pressure sensor as a switch.Materials:Found branch or any long stick you want to useCopper tapeSuper bright LEDs (I used 7 of the blue ones) 3V batteryBattery holde...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:44:11 PDT
Light your scarf up with LED fairy wire! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-your-scarf-up-with-LED-fairy-wire/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:29:27 PDT
Glasses with Headlights and a dual Party mode http://www.instructables.com/id/Glasses-with-Headlights-and-dual-Party-mode/
Glasses with Headlights and a dual Party mode - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JOQQ/I1B7PWUN/F3EJOQQI1B7PWUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JOQQ/I1B7PWUN/F3EJOQQI1B7PWUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/JOQQ/I1B7PWUN/F3EJOQQI1B7PWUN.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Here is an end to end instructable to build your own DIY Glasses which will replace you pesky old head lamp, with extra features which will make you the star at the next Halloween party using the dual party mode. And it may go so far as, replacing your bed-time reading Lamp..In addition also downloa...
By: CarmelitoAndrade

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:44:44 PDT
Innovative Led Truck Bed Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Innovative-Led-Truck-Bed-Lights/
Innovative Led Truck Bed Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7UBX/I1C3XMQH/FB97UBXI1C3XMQH.SMALL.jpg D-Cantrell Intro: Anyonewho has ever had a pickup truck with a toolbox, camper-top, or a bed cover hasexperience the pain staking task of trying to retrieve something out of theback after dark. While most trucks now a day have a “Cargo Light” to light upthe bed many toolboxes, camper tops, and b...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:28:27 PDT
DMX LED Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/DMX-LED-Strips/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:24:29 PDT
Remote controlled Colorful LED lights for Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-Colorful-LED-lights-for-Aquarium/
Remote controlled Colorful LED lights for Aquarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YIZN/I155XPWK/FRJYIZNI155XPWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YIZN/I155XPWK/FRJYIZNI155XPWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/YIZN/I155XPWK/FRJYIZNI155XPWK.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Follow the instructions below to add Colorful LED lights around the aquarium before your next house party. And in addition use a RF remote to control the theme of the lights while the party is on with a 4 button remote control attached to your keychain..This instructable is divided into two part ...
By: CarmelitoAndrade

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:31:04 PDT
Electric (LED) Marshmallow http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-LED-Marshmallow/
Electric (LED) Marshmallow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/18AR/I12KCN2J/FNK18ARI12KCN2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/18AR/I12KCN2J/FNK18ARI12KCN2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNK/18AR/I12KCN2J/FNK18ARI12KCN2J.SMALL.jpg BobN2 About the Electric Marshmallow. As far as I can tell, this is the first Electric Marshmallow LED project I've ever seen. I was looking for a very simple LED project that a group of 8 year olds can complete, and this fit the bill. Other similar projects I tried frustrated the kids. They had problems...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 20:07:51 PDT
Altoid's Smalls Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Smalls-Altoid-Flashlight/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 02:45:47 PDT
Lighten up your picture frames (LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighten-up-your-picture-frames-LEDs/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:09:08 PDT
SteamPunk Lego LED Octopus http://www.instructables.com/id/SteamPunk-Lego-LED-Octopus/
SteamPunk Lego LED Octopus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/97OZ/I0XOI4MH/FB597OZI0XOI4MH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/97OZ/I0XOI4MH/FB597OZI0XOI4MH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/97OZ/I0XOI4MH/FB597OZI0XOI4MH.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid After creating my LED Lego Octopus, I decided to put a SteamPunk theme on my next one. This Lego Octopus is similar to my last one but I was able to streamline the wiring process a bit. I also added Lego Technic gears and 18k gold paint to give it the SteamPunk aesthetic. I used orange LED lights th...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:19:52 PDT
LED bookmarker +table lamp (with brightness control) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-bookmarker/
LED bookmarker +table lamp (with brightness control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R57Z/I1K3R46E/FZYR57ZI1K3R46E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R57Z/I1K3R46E/FZYR57ZI1K3R46E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/R57Z/I1K3R46E/FZYR57ZI1K3R46E.SMALL.jpg blukelaser This is a DIY reading light . I call it " LED bookmarker".Hi,I have created a bookmarker that helps us in reading the books in dark .It an used as table lamp , shared, it is so bright that two people can read read books comfortably (when used with full brightness)this bookmarker has some LEDs to gi...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 09:45:06 PDT
Building a Simple Projection Mapped Display with Pixel Mapped LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Simple-Projection-Mapped-Display-with-P/
Building a Simple Projection Mapped Display with Pixel Mapped LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/Z26B/I0R0WHNY/FVWZ26BI0R0WHNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/Z26B/I0R0WHNY/FVWZ26BI0R0WHNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/Z26B/I0R0WHNY/FVWZ26BI0R0WHNY.SMALL.jpg joejoetheclown As a circuit board designer who deals mostly with LED control systems, I have accumulated quite a stash of LED strip, bars, pucks, and other companies controllers that we have purchased for clients, gigs, or evaluations. Every now and then I like to crack open a box of this stuff and put it to use ...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 10:01:27 PDT