Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Sun, 11 Dec 2016 02:29:55 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make Christmas Lights Flash to Music! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Christmas-Lights-Flash-to-Music-1/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:58 PST
BALLON LAMP!!!AMEZING!!! (simple awsome ballon lamp)!! http://www.instructables.com/id/BALLON-LAMPAMEZING-simple-Awsome-Ballon-Lamp/
BALLON LAMP!!!AMEZING!!! (simple awsome ballon lamp)!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/23ZM/IWH364XM/FQE23ZMIWH364XM.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS The simple ballon lamp is made from the ballons and the 12v led strip with the led driver WATCH THE VIDEO After watching the video follow the steps as THINGS NEEDED TO MAKE THE BALLON YOU NEED THE FOLLOWING THINGS 1.BALLON2.GLUE3.THREAD4.12V LED STRIP5.12V LED STRIP CONTROLLER6.STICKING TAPE7....
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 21:13:31 PST
Led Test Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Test-Fixture/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 16:50:58 PST
How To Make A Bright LED Panel For 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bright-LED-Panel-for-20/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 08:25:35 PST
Rechargeable Headlamp For $2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Headlamp-for-2/
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 22:36:56 PST
using arduino uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 23:53:16 PST
LED Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Halloween-Decoration/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:52:56 PST
Controllable Led (Music Visualizer + IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumen-Histoire-IoT-App/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:34:48 PST
USB Powered Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-Plant/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:06:15 PST
Make Glass Turn Into a Beautiful Remanbar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Glass-Turn-Into-a-Beautiful-Remanbar/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 05:28:57 PST
Light Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ball/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 03:37:07 PST
Cheerlights Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheerlights-Christmas-Tree/
Cheerlights Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SMALL.jpg brightcolorfulflickers Have you ever wanted to tweet at your Christmas tree to change its color? Well now you can! Follow this guide to build a set of Christmas lights which will connect to Cheerlights. Anyone can tweet @cheerlights with a color, and all Cheerlights-connected devices all over the world will update to that...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:30:37 PST
Led Dome Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Dome-Light/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 20:02:35 PST
Music Dancing Light With LED & TIP 31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Dancing-Light-With-LED-TIP-31/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:47:12 PST
3x3x3 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3x3x3-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:29:24 PST
Moledcule http://www.instructables.com/id/Moledcule/
Moledcule - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SMALL.jpg 32teeth I’m Eugene Andruszczenko - many know me as @32teeth,the designer behind original RGB LED controller Sparky Jr.Game Community technologies like the HTML5 Canvas Gamepadits official Mobile Companion with over 1000+ games using the plugin.Crypto Currency iOS apps like Dashy - DashCentral ManagerEthereu...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:17:42 PST
Adding an LED Back Light to an ACCTIM BENTIMA LCD Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-LED-Back-Light-to-an-ACCTIM-BENTIMA-LCD-/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 02:46:40 PST
KeyChain lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/KeyChain-Lighter/
KeyChain lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SMALL.jpg nik.elektro 3D print flashlight Materials Parts: Battary CR2032 (3v) 3 Led 5mm (3V) any collor Printed parts Assembly instructions 3D print setting: Nozle diametr 0.25mmlayer thickness 0,05mm Video 3D printing Let`s start! ^_^ Solder Now, you need solder leds as at the photo. Install Insert leds and ...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:24:46 PST
RGB LED Strip Dimmer with 555 Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Strip-Dimmer-With-555-Timer/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 02:52:51 PST
Garage Door Wifi LED Candles NOW with Timer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Wifi-LED-Candles/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:21:34 PST
MIDI2DMX http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI2DMX/
MIDI2DMX - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/GGSF/IVO4MMH4/FPGGGSFIVO4MMH4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/GGSF/IVO4MMH4/FPGGGSFIVO4MMH4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/GGSF/IVO4MMH4/FPGGGSFIVO4MMH4.SMALL.jpg jmejia Control DJ lights and LEDs from any software or hardware that can transmit MIDIMost content in a more terse form is on GITHUB: https://github.com/jmej/MIDI2DMXThis project was developed to facilitate curriculum at Portland Community College for the Music and Sonic Arts department.This is an easy (a...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 18:40:50 PST
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rebels-Vs-Empire-Glowing-Emblems/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:22:46 PST
Glowing Circuit Board Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Circuit-Board-Lamp/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 15:48:10 PST
Dark Sensing LED Throwies - DCP Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Sensing-LED-Throwies-DCP-Style/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 09:28:31 PST
Made your own Selfie Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-Your-Own-Selfie-Lamp/
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 21:32:31 PST
MATRIZ LED 10X10 http://www.instructables.com/id/MATRIZ-LED-10X10/
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:49:02 PST
How to Use a "Reed Switch"? DIY:- "Magnetic Switch" on Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Reed-Switch-DIY-Magnetic-Switch-on-Br/
How to Use a "Reed Switch"? DIY:- "Magnetic Switch" on Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5TME/IVO3M8QW/F775TMEIVO3M8QW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5TME/IVO3M8QW/F775TMEIVO3M8QW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/5TME/IVO3M8QW/F775TMEIVO3M8QW.SMALL.jpg Troy Araujo This is a basic tutorial to show you how a Reed Switch works and how you can make a 'Magnetic Switch' on a breadboard. Just follow my steps and you'll complete this circuit within 1 minute! Electronic Components Required: - Requirements : - Reed Switch , 9v battery with holder, L.E.D , Breadboar...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:23:43 PST
DIY LED Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Christmas-Tree-1/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:53:16 PST
make LEDs dance with music http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-LEDs-Dance-With-Music/
make LEDs dance with music - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/XPMJ/IW6PFOM3/FV5XPMJIW6PFOM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/XPMJ/IW6PFOM3/FV5XPMJIW6PFOM3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/XPMJ/IW6PFOM3/FV5XPMJIW6PFOM3.SMALL.jpg kanav bhardwaj Don't know what a transistor is? Don't know how to code an Arduino? Don't worry! This instructable will show you how to tie LED fixtures to flash with the beat of your music. A few things to point out is that, based on this setup the lights will flash mostly to the bass line of the music. Is this th...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 07:28:01 PST
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Dot-Matrix-Sign/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:08:58 PST
10x10 RGB Led Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/10x10-RGB-Led-Matrix/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 14:32:29 PST
LED Tester (20ma Constant Current Source) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tester-20ma-Constant-Current-Source/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 05:36:42 PST
Under table LED lighting (with WS2821b LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Table-LED-Lighting-with-WS2821b-LEDs/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:07:21 PST
World First! DIY Real 4k (UHD) Beam Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/World-First-DIY-Real-4k-UHD-Beam-Projector/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 06:18:34 PST
Bright World (LED globe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-World-LED-Globe/
Bright World (LED globe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/LZI1/IVHQUAY8/FGHLZI1IVHQUAY8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/LZI1/IVHQUAY8/FGHLZI1IVHQUAY8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/LZI1/IVHQUAY8/FGHLZI1IVHQUAY8.SMALL.jpg jkastenhuber17 This was the initial concept. A cubic globe that would house an LED fixture. It is purely a decoration, or a centerpiece for a coffee table (if you have one, I don't).Materials List: -Hot glue -Acrylic-LED's-10k reistors -9-volt battery -Laser cutter Base To create the base, I cut three triangl...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:14:19 PST
Cheesecloth Ghost LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheesecloth-Ghost-LED/
Cheesecloth Ghost LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/KAYY/IVHQR2O3/F0SKAYYIVHQR2O3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/KAYY/IVHQR2O3/F0SKAYYIVHQR2O3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/KAYY/IVHQR2O3/F0SKAYYIVHQR2O3.SMALL.jpg RacciPanda In my robotics class, we learned how to solder. So, we used those skills to make an led Halloween project. Now that is has been tried and tested, I thought that I could teach you how to make a ghost yourself! Step 1:Tools and Parts Parts: Flashing LED Kit Male to Female Jumper Wire Ba...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 17:20:43 PST
Pimp your kid's ride. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Kids-Ride-1/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:25:55 PST
Crossing with traffic lights for kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossing-With-Traffic-Lights-for-Kids/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:17:13 PST
Affordable and Fun Halloween Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-and-Fun-Halloween-Project/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:26:53 PST
Light-Up Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Skull-3/
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:17:36 PST
Light-Up Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Skull-2/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:56:16 PST
LED Strip Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Controller/
LED Strip Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/9IFM/IVHQMAG3/FSX9IFMIVHQMAG3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/9IFM/IVHQMAG3/FSX9IFMIVHQMAG3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/9IFM/IVHQMAG3/FSX9IFMIVHQMAG3.SMALL.jpg sdimitri31 You like ambilight ? You like music ? So you will like my LED Strip Controller !With the LED Strip Controller you can have a nice light effect behind your screen to fit with your music or the content displayed on your monitor.Watch the video to see it in action ! Follow this instructable first Th...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 11:31:15 PST
Simple LED Blink Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Blink-Circuit/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 08:04:10 PST
Toblerone li-ion battery rechargable torch - from a 360g / 400g weight box http://www.instructables.com/id/Toblerone-Li-ion-Battery-Rechargable-Torch/
Toblerone li-ion battery rechargable torch - from a 360g / 400g weight box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/LSAT/IVA4MKJA/FW0LSATIVA4MKJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/LSAT/IVA4MKJA/FW0LSATIVA4MKJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/LSAT/IVA4MKJA/FW0LSATIVA4MKJA.SMALL.jpg MatthewS41 make your own torch, mine using a 360g / 400g toblerone box. i made it from an old 8.4v 3.8a li-ion portable dvd player battery pack and a 10w led torch that the battery caddy never connected properly, the dvd battery pack had a 9v power supply socket built in, so was easy, only had to strip dow...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 09:16:35 PST
Control Grove LED by Web(D-duino-B) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Grove-LED-by-WebD-duino-B/
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 02:16:57 PST
Multicolor Egg Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolor-Egg-Lamp/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 06:42:51 PST
DIY CORK LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CORK-LAMP/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 18:29:03 PST
Fading LED circuit explanation http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-LED-Circuit-Explanation/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 00:36:22 PDT
Convert 3-AAA Flashlite to Lithium http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-3-AAA-Flashlite-to-Lithium/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 10:20:15 PDT
Stranger Things Halloween Light Show, Castle, Scare, Portal and MORE!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Stranger-Things-Halloween-Yard-Display/
Stranger Things Halloween Light Show, Castle, Scare, Portal and MORE!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/9L8J/IV0AP9T4/F5Z9L8JIV0AP9T4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/9L8J/IV0AP9T4/F5Z9L8JIV0AP9T4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/9L8J/IV0AP9T4/F5Z9L8JIV0AP9T4.SMALL.jpg edgewatermedia If you've seen the Netflix hit Stranger Things, you know how awesome it is, and I'm sure you've seen decor and costumes all over the place referencing the show. If you haven't seen it, stop now, and go watch it! The following is how I transformed my yard into a full Stranger Things tribute. The "P...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 11:52:39 PDT