Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:09:43 PST BLOX v1.01 Easy LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-LED-Light/
Easy LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TFD0/IZ6DEAXR/F9LTFD0IZ6DEAXR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TFD0/IZ6DEAXR/F9LTFD0IZ6DEAXR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/TFD0/IZ6DEAXR/F9LTFD0IZ6DEAXR.SMALL.jpg nwwoolsey01 Color changing LED decorative light-Small mason jar-Decorative marbles-RGB LED submersible light (which can be found here)-Drill w/ hole saw-Hot glue gun Drilling Drill a hole in the top of the mason jar big enough for the light to fit through. I would recommend to use a hole saw attachment. I ...
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:34:33 PST
Outdoor, Weatherproof Fixture for Lifx or Hue http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Weatherproof-Fixture-for-Lifx-or-Hue/
Outdoor, Weatherproof Fixture for Lifx or Hue - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/IE9Y/IZ6CS1PO/FSSIE9YIZ6CS1PO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/IE9Y/IZ6CS1PO/FSSIE9YIZ6CS1PO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/IE9Y/IZ6CS1PO/FSSIE9YIZ6CS1PO.SMALL.jpg dbulkley I wanted to illuminate my garden with my Lifx Color 1000 bulbs, for evening enjoyment as well as the occasional backyard rave. Given the bulbs vulnerability to moisture and heat, I could find no fixture on the market that would adequately protect them. Moreover, I wanted the bulbs to project up an...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:30:55 PST
Stranger Things LED shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stranger-Things-LED-Shirt/
Stranger Things LED shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/KXZR/IZ6D3HXP/FXQKXZRIZ6D3HXP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/KXZR/IZ6D3HXP/FXQKXZRIZ6D3HXP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/KXZR/IZ6D3HXP/FXQKXZRIZ6D3HXP.SMALL.jpg XoyCheese The original idea came from Imgur user MrWalkWay's design I used a little help from several other tutorials, but overall I did everything using the help of my teachers and the manufacturer resources for the LED's Find A shirt So I tried to stick to the originial design and I found a beige shirt a...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:57:49 PST
Reclaimed Firewood Ambiance Light "Ardenne" http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Firewood-Ambiance-Light-Ardenne/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:58:55 PST
Hack Disney's Made With Magic Products to Power a LED Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Disneys-Made-With-Magic-Products-to-Power-a-L/
Hack Disney's Made With Magic Products to Power a LED Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/8ATI/IZ6C77BP/FFW8ATIIZ6C77BP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/8ATI/IZ6C77BP/FFW8ATIIZ6C77BP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/8ATI/IZ6C77BP/FFW8ATIIZ6C77BP.SMALL.jpg Mirradin For several years the Disney theme parks have had a technology called "Made With Magic" or previously "Glow With The Show". These items are LED costume pieces (Bows, wands, ears, etc) that will light up to match the color of various shows during the night. This instructable shows how to take one o...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:22:17 PST
DIY Gopro light for under 5 $ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gopro-Light-for-Under-5-/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:51:45 PST
Make an LED lamp from dead LCD and other trash! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Lamp-From-Dead-LCD-and-Other-Trash/
Make an LED lamp from dead LCD and other trash! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DVQZ/IZ6CFCV5/FCMDVQZIZ6CFCV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DVQZ/IZ6CFCV5/FCMDVQZIZ6CFCV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DVQZ/IZ6CFCV5/FCMDVQZIZ6CFCV5.SMALL.jpg Bits me Hello folks!In this instructable I'll show you how to make an LED using (mostly) salvaged parts from dumped electronics, although it can also be made from new parts.It's quite remarkable how much useful things one can find in stuff that is thrown away in most developed countries - one can build so m...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:09:48 PST
How to measure LED temperature (and make sure its not too hot!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-LED-Temperature-and-Make-Sure-Its-N/
How to measure LED temperature (and make sure its not too hot!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/SG8V/IZ6C1J89/FLISG8VIZ6C1J89.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/SG8V/IZ6C1J89/FLISG8VIZ6C1J89.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/SG8V/IZ6C1J89/FLISG8VIZ6C1J89.SMALL.jpg kwgauna This instructable will show you how to attach a Type T thermocouple to an LED temperature measurement point so you can measure the LED operating temperature.First: LEDs heat up when you drive them with an electric current. The more current, the more light they produce and the hotter the LED chip (th...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:18:24 PST
Large Light up Flexagon http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Light-Up-Flexagon/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:32:33 PST
Ahorrador De Luz http://www.instructables.com/id/Ahorrador-De-Luz-1/
Ahorrador De Luz - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/2ACQ/IZ6BGFSS/FQJ2ACQIZ6BGFSS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/2ACQ/IZ6BGFSS/FQJ2ACQIZ6BGFSS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/2ACQ/IZ6BGFSS/FQJ2ACQIZ6BGFSS.SMALL.jpg MeryN1 Este Tutorial se tratara de como hacer un ahorrador de luz. Materiales Para poder realizar un ahorrador de luz necesitamos: Portobor.Resistencias. LED.transmisor NPN.Resistencia fotoboltaria. Primer paso Lo primero que hicimos fue conectar las resistencias, LED y la reserva al protobort. ...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:52:25 PST
LED Rose Bouquet-Powered by a 5 Volt Portable Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Rose-Bouquet-Powered-by-a-5-Volt-Portable-Phon/
LED Rose Bouquet-Powered by a 5 Volt Portable Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/7KSI/IZ6BF1QX/FD87KSIIZ6BF1QX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/7KSI/IZ6BF1QX/FD87KSIIZ6BF1QX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/7KSI/IZ6BF1QX/FD87KSIIZ6BF1QX.SMALL.jpg Nicholas_Lafferty Light up those silk roses with a common portable phone charger! 9v batteries die and usually end up in the trash. 2032 button cell batteries can be a challenge to find locally at a good price and require a battery holder. We'll show you a great gift idea for that special someone- one which they will...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:21:47 PST
Chibitronics Robot Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibitronics-Robot-Card/
Chibitronics Robot Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/PK19/IZ4UM0YN/FHRPK19IZ4UM0YN.SMALL.jpg ukmads Oh no! It's "insert holiday" and you've forgotten the card AND the gift! But before you run out to buy a store-bought card and generic chocolates, you remember you have some Chibitronics laying around and trusty Instructables.com!Well you're in luck! This is a great little project that is sure to br...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:38:05 PST
UltraViolet Led Flashlight (Li-ion) http://www.instructables.com/id/UltraViolet-Led-Flashlight-Li-ion/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:12:29 PST
Heartbeat LED Balloon http://www.instructables.com/id/Heartbeat-LED-Balloon/
Heartbeat LED Balloon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/FPA8/IZ4UFNOI/FKAFPA8IZ4UFNOI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/FPA8/IZ4UFNOI/FKAFPA8IZ4UFNOI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/FPA8/IZ4UFNOI/FKAFPA8IZ4UFNOI.SMALL.jpg sameerg This is a very very simple, low cost and very effective project to impress anyone. You just need to connect all the materials which requires only 5 minutes. What you need One BalloonOne LED (blinking type)Three Small batteryA plastic holder (I arranged it from a toy) Procedure Attach the LED t...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 21:48:19 PST
SmartLamp Project http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartLamp-Project/
SmartLamp Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/GQZE/IZ4IFPZV/FA0GQZEIZ4IFPZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/GQZE/IZ4IFPZV/FA0GQZEIZ4IFPZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/GQZE/IZ4IFPZV/FA0GQZEIZ4IFPZV.SMALL.jpg EmbeddedIoT SmartLamp project demonstrates how easy can be to create the prototype of an LED lamp that you can control with gestures or using a mobile phone. The project is based on STM32 microcontroller, which is used together with a proximity sensor to control LED lights with gestures: switch on/off LED and ...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:56:34 PST
Penta colored LED star http://www.instructables.com/id/Penta-Colored-LED-Star/
Penta colored LED star - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TBZX/IYYTHOVJ/FQ4TBZXIYYTHOVJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TBZX/IYYTHOVJ/FQ4TBZXIYYTHOVJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/TBZX/IYYTHOVJ/FQ4TBZXIYYTHOVJ.SMALL.jpg frankdonald Hi this is my second Instructable and today i want to share how i build my Penta colored star which made a great decorative element for my Christmas tree. I myself thought of building something different for last Christmas and as a result mixed up five colors of LED and made this star.Well this took...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 22:41:35 PST
How to Setup LED Demon Eye W/ Smart Phone Bluetooth App http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Setup-LED-Demon-Eye-W-Smart-Phone-Bluetooth/
How to Setup LED Demon Eye W/ Smart Phone Bluetooth App - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/4NL2/IYYTQDCD/FMQ4NL2IYYTQDCD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/4NL2/IYYTQDCD/FMQ4NL2IYYTQDCD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/4NL2/IYYTQDCD/FMQ4NL2IYYTQDCD.SMALL.jpg ilovejdmtoy This installation guide on how to set up the app that connects through Bluetooth. This App can be found in both Apple Store and Google Play, called "Happy Lighting" There will be a QR code, scan or look up the QR code and it will direct you to the download of the app. Or you can download the app...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 03:12:50 PST
LED Heart for Valentines : ) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-for-Valentines-/
LED Heart for Valentines : ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X57P/IYYT4PUZ/F1IX57PIYYT4PUZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X57P/IYYT4PUZ/F1IX57PIYYT4PUZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/X57P/IYYT4PUZ/F1IX57PIYYT4PUZ.SMALL.jpg hasham99900999 It’s something very easy to anyone make it and its will be very pretty gift and its cheap also : DI use a programming Arduino and ill upload the programming so anyone will can make itI use a 12 LED but this LED make a 7 colour I make it in a style like a heart small heart Components You should h...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 20:22:46 PST
That's No Moon... It's a DEATH STAR Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Thats-No-Moon-Its-a-DEATH-STAR-Wall-Light/
That's No Moon... It's a DEATH STAR Wall Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/9YZP/IYYT498Q/F0J9YZPIYYT498Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/9YZP/IYYT498Q/F0J9YZPIYYT498Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/9YZP/IYYT498Q/F0J9YZPIYYT498Q.SMALL.jpg nickraw This is a REALLY SIMPLE, cheap way to make an awesome DEATH STAR wall light.This light is way better in reality than it is in pictures. Make the force be with you!@nick_rawstudio instagram What you'll need -An old bucket (the bigger the better)-foam core board (it need to be as big as the base o...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 03:15:31 PST
LED Strip Light Outdoor Accent/Security Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Light-Outdoor-AccentSecurity-Light/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2017 14:34:10 PST
How to Test a Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Test-a-Battery-1/
How to Test a Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/PB6G/IYYSVTHP/FH9PB6GIYYSVTHP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/PB6G/IYYSVTHP/FH9PB6GIYYSVTHP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/PB6G/IYYSVTHP/FH9PB6GIYYSVTHP.SMALL.jpg KahnTE INTRODUCTION How to use Arduino with LEDs to show how much the power remain in the battery. Material : Arduino UNO x1 , Breadboard x1, LED x3, Jumper Wire x5, 330Ω Resistor x4, Battery x1 What is this ? We use three LEDs to show how much the power remain as Low (only one LED lighted), Medium (two L...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 11:32:13 PST
How to Convert a 200W Halogenrod Lamp With a R7S Socket Into a Energysaving 25W Led Version http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-a-200W-Halogenrod-Lamp-With-a-R7S-S/
How to Convert a 200W Halogenrod Lamp With a R7S Socket Into a Energysaving 25W Led Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LSIR/IYV9C730/FDHLSIRIYV9C730.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LSIR/IYV9C730/FDHLSIRIYV9C730.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/LSIR/IYV9C730/FDHLSIRIYV9C730.SMALL.jpg picposter We had a Ceiling Light in the kitchen with a power hungry 200W R7S bulb in it. As i wanted to have less energy costs, i started to search for a new Led bulb. I found many R7S led rods in different versions. So i orderd a 10W and a 30W R7S bulb on Ebay and tried them in our Ceiling Light. The result ...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 06:46:26 PST
Budget Star Wars USB powered Infinity Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Budget-Star-Wars-USB-Powered-Infinity-Mirror/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 06:46:25 PST
Mega Torch - the ultimate guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Torch-the-Ultimate-Guide/
Mega Torch - the ultimate guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/001D/IYV9BRQI/F6C001DIYV9BRQI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/001D/IYV9BRQI/F6C001DIYV9BRQI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/001D/IYV9BRQI/F6C001DIYV9BRQI.SMALL.jpg sjowett Mega Torch Build! Welcome! This instructable has been 'written' mainly as a set of detailed videos (10 in total including the 'fake' advert above). As such, you will find the text is sparse but, this is more than made up for during the in depth descriptions in the vlogs. I hope you enjoy this buil...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 06:16:17 PST
How to Fabricate a Shamanic LED Light Fitting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fabricate-a-Shamanic-LED-Light-Fitting/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 08:06:02 PST
Sunrise Simulator with Adjustable Lamp Colour and Intensity http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Simulator/
Sunrise Simulator with Adjustable Lamp Colour and Intensity - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/R7H0/IYUFY6SK/FBWR7H0IYUFY6SK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/R7H0/IYUFY6SK/FBWR7H0IYUFY6SK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/R7H0/IYUFY6SK/FBWR7H0IYUFY6SK.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y Sunrise simulator for waking up more naturally. The sunrise simulator also has lamp mode. Its features include: 15/30 minute sunrise duration Half/full power sunrise intensity Perceived brightness correlated to sunrise timeUp to 65,535 brightness levels Sunrise begins three minutes after ...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 00:52:05 PST
Ne555 led flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ne555-Led-Flasher/
Ne555 led flasher - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/6HUU/IYOQMCKH/FTI6HUUIYOQMCKH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/6HUU/IYOQMCKH/FTI6HUUIYOQMCKH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/6HUU/IYOQMCKH/FTI6HUUIYOQMCKH.SMALL.jpg Chris Project It's been a while since I posted my last instructables. So I post a new instructables today. Watch the video The video is in my YouTube channel Christopher Tjia. Link: The schematic The components the components for this project are:1. 1x 1k resistor2. 1x 470k resistor 3. 1x 220 resisto...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 22:58:24 PST
Eumig Mark 502D LED Bulb Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Eumig-Mark-502D-LED-Bulb-Upgrade/
Eumig Mark 502D LED Bulb Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/1DPU/IYOQ8UGE/F3Z1DPUIYOQ8UGE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/1DPU/IYOQ8UGE/F3Z1DPUIYOQ8UGE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/1DPU/IYOQ8UGE/F3Z1DPUIYOQ8UGE.SMALL.jpg bqzero It is hard to find the replacement bulbs today for old projectors and even when you find them they cost you a fortune and do not last very long.As an upgrade or alternative LEDs are quite a good choice. Sadly the do not come with those old sockets and power specs of the projectors.In my case a Eumig...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 04:43:45 PST
NeoPanel controlled by Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoPanel-Controlled-by-Arduino/
NeoPanel controlled by Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/P84X/IYOQ7JIT/FFEP84XIYOQ7JIT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/P84X/IYOQ7JIT/FFEP84XIYOQ7JIT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/P84X/IYOQ7JIT/FFEP84XIYOQ7JIT.SMALL.jpg Francisco Godoy This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications (www.etsit.uma.es).In this instructable we have created a 10x10 led matrix controlled by a homemade Arduino Leonardo. In this matrix, you will be free...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 13:56:23 PST
Edge Lit Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-Lit-Night-Light/
Edge Lit Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/AM68/IYLZTQIR/FQHAM68IYLZTQIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/AM68/IYLZTQIR/FQHAM68IYLZTQIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/AM68/IYLZTQIR/FQHAM68IYLZTQIR.SMALL.jpg smurray2 Recently my son (2.5 yrs) saw The Secret Life of Pets for the first time, it quickly became his favorite movie and so we have watched it no less that 300 times :-).Further to the movie he also goes crazy for the merchandise, I wanted to get him a night light but couldn't find one.Then I remembered s...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 09:42:59 PST
Old Bearing Housing LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-Bearing-Housing-LED-Lamp/
Old Bearing Housing LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L3U7/IYLZS9SC/FHXL3U7IYLZS9SC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L3U7/IYLZS9SC/FHXL3U7IYLZS9SC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L3U7/IYLZS9SC/FHXL3U7IYLZS9SC.SMALL.jpg kotchapong The lamp dimension: Diameter 12 centimeters x Height 8 centimeters. (Different models, may have different size) The lamp shade dimension: Diameter 8 centimeters x Height 20 centimeters. The idea started when I saw a broken turbo parts. So I look around, and saw the bearing housing, it’s the pa...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 08:24:28 PST
Mini USB Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-USB-Lamp/
Mini USB Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/V4X6/IYLZQOC5/FU1V4X6IYLZQOC5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/V4X6/IYLZQOC5/FU1V4X6IYLZQOC5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/V4X6/IYLZQOC5/FU1V4X6IYLZQOC5.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this tutorial i will show you how to build a mini USB Lamb.Supply Voltage : 5 to 12 VoltThings Required :Resistor : 39 OhmBright LED'S : 5PCB Board ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------If you intere...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:19:21 PST
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Acne-Light-Therapy-Treatment-Mask-Power-Fix-Part-2/
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/SNNF/IYLZO4ON/FRZSNNFIYLZO4ON.SMALL.jpg SeanT24 In this second part of the project we will remove the micro-controller from the device and replace it with an ATtiny85. Where possible we will re-use device components. Circuit Diagram The pictures above represent the circuit we will create. This was originally worked out on a small breadboard. I...
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:20:45 PST
Under Shelf LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Shelf-LED-Light-Intro/
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Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:26:19 PST
Upcycled Glass Lamps With Mason Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Glass-Lamps-With-Mason-Jar/
Upcycled Glass Lamps With Mason Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/K9CY/IYGFY84M/FWGK9CYIYGFY84M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/K9CY/IYGFY84M/FWGK9CYIYGFY84M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/K9CY/IYGFY84M/FWGK9CYIYGFY84M.SMALL.jpg JackmanWorks There is another studio next door to me that is a glass blowing shop. Sometimes they will throw away their scrap colored glass, so I picked this stuff out of the dumpster. My first lamp made from aluminum & concrete, while being really cool and well received, had a few design flaws I wanted to addre...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:45:22 PST
Concrete LED Light Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-LED-Light-Cube/
Concrete LED Light Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/9PS5/IYC6KU1D/FR69PS5IYC6KU1D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/9PS5/IYC6KU1D/FR69PS5IYC6KU1D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/9PS5/IYC6KU1D/FR69PS5IYC6KU1D.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar This concrete LED light cube is very simply, yet pretty striking and I think it would make the perfect accent or night light. Concrete is so much fun to use, and of course you can vary the design depending on your preferences and add color, change the size of the molds - whatever. It's a pretty easy...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:06:53 PST
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Acne-Light-Therapy-Treatment-Mask-Power-Fix-Part-1/
Acne Light Therapy Treatment Mask Power Fix (Part 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JWRP/IYC6K6RE/F3JJWRPIYC6K6RE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JWRP/IYC6K6RE/F3JJWRPIYC6K6RE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/JWRP/IYC6K6RE/F3JJWRPIYC6K6RE.SMALL.jpg SeanT24 The $30 Acne Treatment Light Mask appears to be very popular. However the system depends on a battery power brick, that will allow only thirty, 10 minute uses.There have been a number of fixes on various blogs and videos published that address this problem with early revisions of the circuit board. ...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 10:29:17 PST
Multifunctional Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunctional-Led/
Multifunctional Led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WKIE/IYAN6914/FUYWKIEIYAN6914.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WKIE/IYAN6914/FUYWKIEIYAN6914.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/WKIE/IYAN6914/FUYWKIEIYAN6914.SMALL.jpg MaaikeB De code die gebruikt is voor dit project is voor een deel zelf gemaakt, en voor een deel van meerdere websites gehaald. Persoonlijk vind ik het makkelijker om eerst de code volledig te schrijven en te kijken of er geen fouten in zitten voordat je alles in het breadboard steekt en dan pas naar de cod...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:51:24 PST
Recycled Glowing Helmets Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Glowing-Helmets-Design/
Recycled Glowing Helmets Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/AOBH/IYB2AS4A/F7CAOBHIYB2AS4A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/AOBH/IYB2AS4A/F7CAOBHIYB2AS4A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/AOBH/IYB2AS4A/F7CAOBHIYB2AS4A.SMALL.jpg JonS158 Got any unused/ broken helmets lying around? Not prepared for the emotionalheartache of parting with it? Well here’s a solution, Upcycling it into a sick lamp / room illuminator!For this Instrucatble I used an old American football helmet but there’s nothing stopping you from using it on an old moto...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 09:49:57 PST
4×10 Spectrum Analyser LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/410-Spectrum-Analyser-LEDs/
4×10 Spectrum Analyser LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/RXKT/IYAMZXG1/F7KRXKTIYAMZXG1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/RXKT/IYAMZXG1/F7KRXKTIYAMZXG1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/RXKT/IYAMZXG1/F7KRXKTIYAMZXG1.SMALL.jpg Larsoufle Ik vind retro dingen leukdaarom laat ik zien hoe je een spectrum analyser kan maken zonder enigszins te programmeren!(omdat ik daar geen ervaring mee heb)Ik zal dmv RC filters en VU meter chips diverse frequentie banden kunnen analyseren als het ware.Hier is een lijst met dingen die je nodig zal heb...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:29:30 PST
Illuminated Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Illuminated-Logo/
Illuminated Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/3IOF/IYAN1Q45/FKE3IOFIYAN1Q45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/3IOF/IYAN1Q45/FKE3IOFIYAN1Q45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/3IOF/IYAN1Q45/FKE3IOFIYAN1Q45.SMALL.jpg makjosher I have been fascinated by logos since high school. This fascination would eventually lead me to take up graphic design at a sign shop a few years later. I've since moved on to engineering, but my bent toward design has not left me. Recently, I decided it was time to change up the logo for my Youtube...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:26:22 PST
GNU/Mood http://www.instructables.com/id/GNUMood/
GNU/Mood - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NTCJ/IYAFU712/FIBNTCJIYAFU712.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NTCJ/IYAFU712/FIBNTCJIYAFU712.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/NTCJ/IYAFU712/FIBNTCJIYAFU712.SMALL.jpg motters GNU/Mood is a mood ball hack where the colour LEDs are controlled by sentiment analysis of your GNU Social timeline. It reads the last few entries in your timeline and extracts three mood dimensions:Egocentrism: Talk about yourself versus talk about othersValence: An indicator of positive or negati...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:41:17 PST
VizIoT http://www.instructables.com/id/VizIoT/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:56:51 PST
Perler LED Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Perler-LED-Nightlight/
Perler LED Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/5GD0/IY4QONW1/FUK5GD0IY4QONW1.SMALL.jpg bbtinkerer My family loves to craft with Perler beads. I have seen other people's Perler nightlights and like the box framed look. I want to share how I went about making a Perler nightlight.I used regular 5mm LEDs instead of LED strips to make the nightlight low power and be able to run off batteries.Materia...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:58:08 PST
Beginners Guide to LED Grow Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-LED-Grow-Lights/
Beginners Guide to LED Grow Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/OQVS/IY4QNXI5/FMROQVSIY4QNXI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/OQVS/IY4QNXI5/FMROQVSIY4QNXI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/OQVS/IY4QNXI5/FMROQVSIY4QNXI5.SMALL.jpg K-Greenhalgh Do you enjoy gardening? - YesDo you enjoy electronics? - YESDo you enjoy discovering how things operate? YES!If you answered yes to all these questions than this is the guide for you!Rather than writing another step-by-step guide to grow lights I will first explain how an LED works and then jump int...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:42:44 PST
Arduino-based green&glowing Ikea Dudero lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Greenglowing-Ikea-Dudero-Lamp/
Arduino-based green&glowing Ikea Dudero lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/0Z43/IY4QK09Z/FAI0Z43IY4QK09Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/0Z43/IY4QK09Z/FAI0Z43IY4QK09Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/0Z43/IY4QK09Z/FAI0Z43IY4QK09Z.SMALL.jpg berlingozzo Hi all,Hope you like this Instructable. I have reused both hardware and ideas/code from this: https://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-IoT-Sta... . Part of the animation code is by Adafruit (their strandtest example in the Neopixel library). The Larson effect code is inspired by: https://github.co...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:03:45 PST
Beautiful and Easy LED Landscaping Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-and-Easy-LED-Landscaping-Lights/
Beautiful and Easy LED Landscaping Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/VANG/IY4QMCKA/FNEVANGIY4QMCKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/VANG/IY4QMCKA/FNEVANGIY4QMCKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/VANG/IY4QMCKA/FNEVANGIY4QMCKA.SMALL.jpg rdrew5 Low voltage landscaping lights are 12 volt - the same as a standard LED spool. So why not take advantage of this and create your own LED landscape lighting? The steps are simple, and the results can be amazing. It all comes down to how and where you mount the lights. Under stairs? Around a contoure...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:51:42 PST
Altoids Flashlight - or glowing treasure chest! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Flashlight/
Altoids Flashlight - or glowing treasure chest! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/R66J/IY4QL0PG/FZER66JIY4QL0PG.SMALL.jpg rdrew5 I love Altoids. Too much. So I save all the boxes. One a month on average, sometimes more. I have over 100 lying around. I've made everything from a GoPro housing to a flashlight - so I thought I'd share the flashlight one.Parts needed: Two 9v battery clips (not holders - most won't fit!), foam rubb...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:00:06 PST
LED Cube Pendant - Worlds Smallest LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-Pendant/
LED Cube Pendant - Worlds Smallest LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/53H7/IY4QLWHO/FBA53H7IY4QLWHO.SMALL.jpg nqtronix It all started when I stumbled across Harifun's tiny LED cube almost 10 month ago. He has done a great work on miniaturizing Ashler Glick's innovative charliecube, which uses charlieplexing to control a 4x4x4 RGB LED cube with nothing but 16 IOs - no driver circuitry needed. Despite being the smalle...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:40:51 PST
LED RGB Light Painting Light Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Light-Painting-Light-Spinner/
LED RGB Light Painting Light Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/DA0T/IY4QKOYZ/FGPDA0TIY4QKOYZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/DA0T/IY4QKOYZ/FGPDA0TIY4QKOYZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/DA0T/IY4QKOYZ/FGPDA0TIY4QKOYZ.SMALL.jpg rdrew5 There are lots of ways to make these, old bike wheels seeming to be the most popular. This is an alternative method that has a lot of better features - lighter, can be hand manipulated, and it has two individual LED sections. Read on and light paint! I added a video of the dome being used - you'll...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:11:58 PST