Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 Mar 2015 07:02:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Pinkie Pie Cake Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinkie-Pie-Cake-Topper/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:00:27 PST
Shotgun Shell LED Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-LED-Candles/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:59:08 PST
Sound Reactive Neopixel Bangalore Torpedo http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Neopixel-Bangalore-Torpedo/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:12:10 PST
Your own galaxy on a paper... Poster with CONDUCTIVE INK + LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Poster-with-CONDUCTIVE-INK-LEDS/
Your own galaxy on a paper... Poster with CONDUCTIVE INK + LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/OKAO/I6NI4SB9/FU8OKAOI6NI4SB9.SMALL.jpg joanabernardo I came across conductive ink in my research and as a Design student I started to question its use on my projects.I envisioned a poster with LEDs and typography where light would be an illustration of the text. For this project I chose a Carl Sagan’s text where the LEDs evoke a galaxy.The complexity ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:30:24 PST
SparkTruck's Simple Circuit Town! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Circuit-Town/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:27:13 PST
Up-Cycle a Vintage Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-Cycle-a-Vintage-Flashlight/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:34:20 PST
Cube Light ala Rubik Cube Light of Awesomeness http://www.instructables.com/id/Cube-Light-ala-Rubik-Cube-Light-of-Awesomeness/
Cube Light ala Rubik Cube Light of Awesomeness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XUQS/I6K9UZW6/FHIXUQSI6K9UZW6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XUQS/I6K9UZW6/FHIXUQSI6K9UZW6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XUQS/I6K9UZW6/FHIXUQSI6K9UZW6.SMALL.jpg Lord_Pruitt Ok, so I've needed a light over the bar I built in my kitchen. Instead of something conventional, right out of the box, I decided that it would be cool to have a Rubik cube style light. I came upon this idea by all the other Rubik cube projects - everything from costumes to furniture. But what re...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:02:22 PST
LED Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bookmark-1/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:23:56 PST
555 LED Flasher - START http://www.instructables.com/id/555-LED-Flasher/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 21:16:01 PST
Free Powerful LED flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Powerful-LED-flashlight/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:15:13 PST
LED T-Shirt with LCD and Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-T-Shirt-with-LCD-and-Bluetooth/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 09:37:18 PST
50W LED Grow Light http://www.instructables.com/id/50W-LED-Grow-Light/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:23:05 PST
Led light project http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-light-project/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:42:37 PST
BLUE LED RING http://www.instructables.com/id/BLUE-LED-RING/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:41:30 PST
POWERFUL WHITE LED RING http://www.instructables.com/id/POWERFUL-WHITE-LED-RING/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:27:47 PST
Homemade LED DRL (Daytime Running Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-LED-DRL-Daytime-Running-Light/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 12:09:39 PST
Chibitronics Build Night (December 2014) http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibitronics-Build-Night-December-2014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HY7T/I697PAQC/FPMHY7TI697PAQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HY7T/I697PAQC/FPMHY7TI697PAQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/HY7T/I697PAQC/FPMHY7TI697PAQC.SMALL.jpg Carleyy December 2014 Build Night with Chibitronics (http://chibitronics.com/) EZ LED Glasses Circuit Stickers Holiday Centerpiece Holiday Cards with Chibitronics - Blinking LED Circuit Stickers Holiday Card with Chibitronics - Glowing Rudolph Card Dalek Interactive Wall Hanging with Chibi...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 10:34:42 PST
Simple LED AC 240v Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-AC-240v-Circuit/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 00:47:04 PST
Bring Your burnt LED back to life! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bring-Your-burnt-LED-back-to-life/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 11:43:02 PST
Make Your Own Desktop LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Desktop-LED-Lamp/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:09:50 PST
Best ValenTine Gift: An Infinite Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-ValenTine-Gift-An-Infinite-Heart/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 09:22:46 PST
USB rechargable LED Flashlight (also charges your phone) http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-rechargable-LED-Flashlight-also-charges-your-p/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:07:55 PST
Pocket Mini LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Mini-LED-Flashlight/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:04:04 PST
DIY Light-up Birthday Card! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Light-up-Birthday-Card/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:41:02 PST
Paper Circuit Valentines Day Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Circuit-Valentines-Day-Card/
Paper Circuit Valentines Day Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/QPQT/I5ZZXNH6/FMXQPQTI5ZZXNH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/QPQT/I5ZZXNH6/FMXQPQTI5ZZXNH6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/QPQT/I5ZZXNH6/FMXQPQTI5ZZXNH6.SMALL.jpg kaitlyn1franz A while ago at work we used paper circuits at Lentil Festival in Pullman to teach young kids about electricity. I thought that this would make an excellent activity if applied to Valentine's Day. Homemade Valentines with leds is a great activity for kids or homemade gift for a friend, relative or si...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:37:18 PST
Simple LED Backlit Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Backlit-Sign-1/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 17:40:51 PST
LED House Number Plexiglass http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-House-Number-Plexiglass/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 13:46:04 PST
Backlit LED Display Finger Ring w/ Photo transparancy http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-LED-Display-Finger-Ring-w-Photo-transparan/
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 07:24:50 PST
5 watts LED Table Light http://www.instructables.com/id/5-watts-LED-Table-Light/
5 watts LED Table Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/0AMV/I5WCVBMG/F690AMVI5WCVBMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/0AMV/I5WCVBMG/F690AMVI5WCVBMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/0AMV/I5WCVBMG/F690AMVI5WCVBMG.SMALL.jpg amorarun This one was made for my mom's sewing machine but can be adapted for any type of table. The measurements used in this was for the sewing machine table, thus you are required to adjust it according to your needs.A little background on this project, feel free to skip it, if you are bored. I had a 1W L...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 23:13:16 PST
Pixelated Flower Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixelated-Flower-Lights/
Pixelated Flower Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SMALL.jpg katherinel I made this piece of wall art for the company I used to work for, Coupa Software. It is a pixelated abstract representation of the company's blue flower logo icon measuring 4x4 ft and features addressable LED lights behind each "pixel". Design The first step was figuring out the design of the pix...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 21:54:14 PST
Intel Edison and Addressable LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-and-Addressable-LEDs/
Intel Edison and Addressable LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SMALL.jpg danasf One of the first things that I like to try when I get a new development board is to get LEDs working on it! I start with a few solitary LEDs and quickly progress to programmable LED strips and matrices.The Edison is a fun board because of its small footprint, relatively low power use and the built-i...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 16:48:32 PST
Portable light table http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-light-table/
Portable light table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/SNLF/I5WCQVQ1/FQYSNLFI5WCQVQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/SNLF/I5WCQVQ1/FQYSNLFI5WCQVQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/SNLF/I5WCQVQ1/FQYSNLFI5WCQVQ1.SMALL.jpg silvertinkerer Have you ever wanted to trace something, but no tracing paper to be found? Need to be able to take your tools with you? There have been many times I have wanted a light table, many of those times in places that would not be able to take a big bulky item. I have created a lightweight, small but big e...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 16:19:31 PST
Some LED projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Some-LED-projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SMALL.jpg hkerr Stacked Glass LED Light Persistence of Vision Bauble. POV Decoration. Easy to make with a nice finish. LED Lamp with Test Tube Nice looking lamps. (pictures a little fuzzy) Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino LED Origami Airhockey LED LED Rollie Led Ladder Game (Attiny85...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:28:34 PST
DIY Homemade Spy Camera with Infrared LED CCTV Webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Spy-Camera-with-Infrared-LED-CCTV-Web/
DIY Homemade Spy Camera with Infrared LED CCTV Webcam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/6ZLM/I5Z7L1BJ/FN86ZLMI5Z7L1BJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/6ZLM/I5Z7L1BJ/FN86ZLMI5Z7L1BJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/6ZLM/I5Z7L1BJ/FN86ZLMI5Z7L1BJ.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Homemade Spy Camera with CCTV Webcam and Black White Color Viewfinder take from old Camers Handcam Sony,Paper, Battery 18650, Old Webcam Infrared LED CCTV and few times weekend.....
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 12:15:21 PST
Frankenstein led magnifying glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Frankenstein-led-magnifying-glass/
Frankenstein led magnifying glass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/VDXC/I5THXBT4/F21VDXCI5THXBT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/VDXC/I5THXBT4/F21VDXCI5THXBT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/VDXC/I5THXBT4/F21VDXCI5THXBT4.SMALL.jpg Sleutel13 My diy frankenstein magnifying glassI just made this because i thought...that would be cool. Lets try. parts for this frankenbuild i used the following parts.1x small magnifying glass 1x smd tactile button 1x button cell holder2x white smd leds. harvesting the smd leds You can buy your leds, b...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 10:16:49 PST
Easy DIY Robot Valentines http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Robot-Valentines/
Easy DIY Robot Valentines - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/EY3I/I5THXAFT/F1CEY3II5THXAFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/EY3I/I5THXAFT/F1CEY3II5THXAFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/EY3I/I5THXAFT/F1CEY3II5THXAFT.SMALL.jpg tinker_this This year do something different for your valentine. Light up the day with an easy DIY LED Robot Valentine's card. Gather your materials You will need: Free Robot Valentine Printable Greeting card paper or cardstockCopper tape 1 red LED 1 3V watch battery (like CR2302) Electrical tape (or other ...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 09:33:40 PST
Simple LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Light/
Simple LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SMALL.jpg kamal das Now a days LED light is very popular, it is widely use in lighting system instated of ordinary filament bulb, florescent tube light and compact florescent lamp. The main advantage of the LED light is consume low power and long life. So it can be reduce your cost of electric charge. No...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 08:02:13 PST
led diodes http://www.instructables.com/id/led-diodes/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 13:34:35 PST
diy flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-flashlight-1/
diy flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/KOSY/I5S2FX62/FNJKOSYI5S2FX62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/KOSY/I5S2FX62/FNJKOSYI5S2FX62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/KOSY/I5S2FX62/FNJKOSYI5S2FX62.SMALL.jpg Sleutel13 robust 8 led flashlight. the flashlight Tbh made this purely to make something and for the fact that i need something that will not break with the first time you drop it. This a really simple build.get a small project box and drill 8 holes. 5 mm. push the leds through. Then cut a small piece of...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 19:15:24 PST
Batman lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-lamp-1/
Batman lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/MVA6/I5QMZ7ET/F9RMVA6I5QMZ7ET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/MVA6/I5QMZ7ET/F9RMVA6I5QMZ7ET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/MVA6/I5QMZ7ET/F9RMVA6I5QMZ7ET.SMALL.jpg fbajwa Batman shaped led lamps for room Cutting out shape Installing leds Checking and here you go..
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 13:01:09 PST
Love Lamp - Motion and Darkness Detecting http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Lamp/
Love Lamp - Motion and Darkness Detecting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SMALL.jpg Volthaus Electronics Laboratory Place this near your favorite cuddle spot (works well in the bathroom, bedside, or anywhere you can use some gentle illumination) for instant soft light. Imagine bringing a loved one (or intended loved one) to your home and not having to make a spectacle or be obvious turning down the lights to set...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 00:34:22 PST
typing paper holder http://www.instructables.com/id/typing-paper-holder/
typing paper holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/EOA9/I5P7J5H9/FFREOA9I5P7J5H9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/EOA9/I5P7J5H9/FFREOA9I5P7J5H9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/EOA9/I5P7J5H9/FFREOA9I5P7J5H9.SMALL.jpg shahrokhani Making atyping paper holderHi, when I make electronic projects on bread boards, I need to refer to the electronic diagrams and even if I have them on my tablet and lap top but having them fixed on a board in front of me is more convenient, it can be used for typing long papers which are hand written...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:29:52 PST
Light Up Skyline Greeting Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Skyline-Greeting-Card/
Light Up Skyline Greeting Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/QDRK/I5LB0YWG/F7CQDRKI5LB0YWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/QDRK/I5LB0YWG/F7CQDRKI5LB0YWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/QDRK/I5LB0YWG/F7CQDRKI5LB0YWG.SMALL.jpg eludemann Create a twinkling light-up skyline greeting card. Materials Needed 1/2 sheet white card stock1/4 sheet black card stockConductive copper tapeLED stickers (shown in this project are Chibitronics)Small binder clip3V battery Prepare Your Card Fold your 1/2 sheet of white card stock in half to cr...
By: eludemann

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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:29:33 PST
Bookmark / Book Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookmark-Book-Light/
Bookmark / Book Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FWX4/I5LB0WWI/F6PFWX4I5LB0WWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FWX4/I5LB0WWI/F6PFWX4I5LB0WWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FWX4/I5LB0WWI/F6PFWX4I5LB0WWI.SMALL.jpg eludemann Make a bookmark that lights up and can act as a book lamp! Materials Needed Card stockConductive copper tapeConductive paint (shown in this project is Bare Conductive)LED stickers (shown in this project is Chibitronics)3V battery Plan the Front of Your Bookmark Cut your piece of card stock to ...
By: eludemann

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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:06:02 PST
Light Up Paper Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Paper-Cube/
Light Up Paper Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/GGFN/I5LB0VFC/FLMGGFNI5LB0VFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/GGFN/I5LB0VFC/FLMGGFNI5LB0VFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/GGFN/I5LB0VFC/FLMGGFNI5LB0VFC.SMALL.jpg eludemann Make a tiny paper lantern with just a simple circuit and some origami skills! Tools and Materials Needed 6in x 6in copy paperconductive copper tapetwo LED circuit stickers (shown in this project are Chibitronics)one 3V batterysmall binder cliprulerpencil Plan Out Copper Tape Path Fold the copy...
By: eludemann

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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 20:42:38 PST
Holiday Greeting Card with Chibitronics LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Greeting-Card-with-Chibitronics-LED/
Holiday Greeting Card with Chibitronics LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/ABYQ/I5LB0CCG/FY0ABYQI5LB0CCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/ABYQ/I5LB0CCG/FY0ABYQI5LB0CCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/ABYQ/I5LB0CCG/FY0ABYQI5LB0CCG.SMALL.jpg rfair404 Making unique, hand made cards are always a great way to make someone feel special. This year we made several holiday cards using special LED Stickers from Chibitronics. The following Instructable takes you through the entire process of making your one-of-a-kind, LED enabled card.A big thank you to ...
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:29:26 PST
LED Constellations using Chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Constellations-using-Chibitronics/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:12:51 PST
LED strip Synced MUSIC http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-strip-Synced-MUSIC/
LED strip Synced MUSIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/6TUR/I5KBCUD2/FJ46TURI5KBCUD2.SMALL.jpg anuragyadavkool Its very interesting and awesome to see lights dancing on music beats....So lets first check this out...such that not only LED's dance on music but we too... ;) What you will need 1) 5m LED strip (one or two as you wish)2) Adapter (one piece)3) Breadboard(one piece) with some wires for connectio...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:32:40 PST
LED Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Projects-1-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/AOD6/I5MCZYHQ/FQIAOD6I5MCZYHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/AOD6/I5MCZYHQ/FQIAOD6I5MCZYHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/AOD6/I5MCZYHQ/FQIAOD6I5MCZYHQ.SMALL.jpg thousand-man Music Visualiser Table Color changing box shelves with LED-strips and Arduino The easy light up, animated table. No electronics skills needed! DIY Illuminated Design Desk How to Make the Light Desk Infinity Mirror Table - the easy version LED Disco Floor Make An L.E.D ...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:05:30 PST
diy micro-LIGHT for SJCAM M10 http://www.instructables.com/id/diy-micro-LIGHT-for-SJCAM-M10/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:38:16 PST