Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 05:21:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn a Flashlight into a Lantern using a Balloon http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Flashlight-into-a-Lantern-using-a-Balloon/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:12:41 PDT
Lilliput USBlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Lilliput-USBlight/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 14:45:42 PDT
Bottle Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottle-Indicator/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 06:39:25 PDT
Glass Twig Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Twig-Light/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 06:38:51 PDT
Glowing, Flying Insect http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Flying-Insect/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:42:57 PDT
Illuminated Plexiglass Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Plexiglass-Sign-1/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:42:42 PDT
Enzo the Bedside Lamp Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Enzo-the-Bedside-Lamp-Bot/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:04:53 PDT
Nerf Magazine Ammo Counter~ Mk. I http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-Magazine-Ammo-Counter-Mk-I/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:52:03 PDT
Home Made LED Torch in just 5 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-LED-Torch-in-just-5-minutes/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:06:55 PDT
Nano Pocket Mood Lamp (USB)(Attiny85) http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Pocket-Mood-Lamp-USBAttiny85/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 02:08:09 PDT
LED PWM with Smart Servo Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-PWM-with-Smart-Servo-Controller/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 22:07:54 PDT
Acrylic LED pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-LED-pendant/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 10:19:12 PDT
LED Walking Cane http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Walking-Cane/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09:57:19 PDT
Bedroom Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Bedroom-Decoration/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 01:13:19 PDT
LED Illuminated Safety Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Illuminated-Safety-Glasses/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:19:43 PDT
Aruao Led - Touch Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Aruao-Led-Touch-Control/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:51:21 PDT
LED Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lightbox/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17:10:16 PDT
Under bed LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-bed-LED-lights/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:51:15 PDT
3D Printed LED Keychain Light (x5) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-Keychain-Light-x5/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:20:02 PDT
UFO LED chaser http://www.instructables.com/id/UFO-LED-chaser/
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:26:45 PDT
How to improve your helping soldering device for free http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-improve-your-helping-soldering-device-for-f/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 03:18:06 PDT
Replacing Old Flashlight Bulb With LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Old-Flashlight-Bulb-With-LED/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 02:10:14 PDT
Monster 10,000 Lumens 1000w equiv.LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-10000-Lumens-1000w-equivLED-Flashlight/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:24:14 PDT
Color Invaders http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Invaders/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:54:37 PDT
Spark Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Lights/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:02:47 PDT
LED Plexiglass Art http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plexiglass-Art/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 13:22:21 PDT
Quick&Dirty 100W Led flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/QuickDirty-100W-Led-flashlight/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:47:47 PDT
EMS Green Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/EMS-Green-Lights/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 17:47:32 PDT
Mini LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-2/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 12:45:29 PDT
flash light out of LED Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/flash-light-out-of-LED-Light-Bulb/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:52:16 PDT
Mood light decoration (PMB pt1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mood-light-decoration-PMB-pt1/
Mood light decoration (PMB pt1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/ISXI/IANRGA2R/FWFISXIIANRGA2R.SMALL.jpg woumba This is the first part of my Pimp My Balcony (PMB) project.I decided a while ago to clean up my balcony and make it as cozy and an awesome spot as possible using mostly old unusable rebuilt stuff.What you'll need for this instructable are:-Balls (Free if found)-Dremel or some kind of drill (Free, i...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:01:01 PDT
Computer monitor led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-monitor-led-strip/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 03:20:10 PDT
LED light up googley eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-up-googley-eyes/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:04:12 PDT
Mini LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-Lantern-1/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:11:25 PDT
LED Throwies On/Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwies-OnOff-Switch/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:18:44 PDT
How to make an LED sign box that changes colors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-LED-sign-box-that-changes-colors/
How to make an LED sign box that changes colors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/ZBIG/IAGMLGH3/FLRZBIGIAGMLGH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/ZBIG/IAGMLGH3/FLRZBIGIAGMLGH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/ZBIG/IAGMLGH3/FLRZBIGIAGMLGH3.SMALL.jpg maxsbl Waaay cheaper than paying someone to do it. Make any sign, whether its for business or just for fun, stand out. This project is specifically for a sign box but there are a ton of awesome uses for RGB LED light strips. Hopefully this will inspire you to be creative and start a project of your own!...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 07:10:39 PDT
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-LED-replacement-for-bicycle-bulb/
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SMALL.jpg martin.schmiedl.3 I wanted to replace the old inefficient bulb in my Bicycle front light with a simple LED circuit while still using my dynamo for power.While most bicycle dynamos have something like 6V, 3W written on them, that's not entirely true. Their output is usually limited to 500mA at whichever voltage that m...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 04:55:11 PDT
LED Cubes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cubes-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/RTKA/IADRM01V/FNNRTKAIADRM01V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/RTKA/IADRM01V/FNNRTKAIADRM01V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/RTKA/IADRM01V/FNNRTKAIADRM01V.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Fire up your soldering iron, it's time to make an LED cube!This is a collection of the best LED cube projects on Instructables, so whatever type of cube you're looking to make, you'll find some helpful tips and inspiration in here. 8x8x8, 7x7x7, 4x4x4, uber cubes, resin cubes, and even a 1x1x1 LED c...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 10:44:23 PDT
How to make Simple LED USB light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Simple-LED-USB-light/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 02:20:53 PDT
Toe Saver Night Light (Auto Under Bed Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Toe-Saver-Night-Light-Auto-Under-Bed-Light/
Toe Saver Night Light (Auto Under Bed Light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/I327/IACEC197/F4HI327IACEC197.SMALL.jpg capedbandit Last year when my wife was prego I came across an ad for a motion activated under crib lighting system. When you approach the crib, the light goes on and you avoid disturbing your sleeping bundle of joy when you kick that stupid race car that makes revving noises when you touch it. I looked at the p...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 21:00:36 PDT
Awesome! LED morse code Secret Message Card Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Cardbox-Messenger/
Awesome! LED morse code Secret Message Card Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/3LSM/IACFRO4R/F463LSMIACFRO4R.SMALL.jpg colearmagost This instructable will give you the knowledge required to build a card box encased arduino capable of relaying a previously uploaded morse code message with the appropriate sequence of LED flashes. supplies Supplies: - Arduino Uno-LED-2 jumper wires appx. 3-4 inches long-Bycicle Prestige Card Box...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 19:02:49 PDT
Instamorph LED Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Instamorph-LED-Mood-Light/
Instamorph LED Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/GGNU/IABON5TS/FPRGGNUIABON5TS.SMALL.jpg UBuilder This Instructable came along quite by accident - a happy accident. My buddies at the Makerspace were working hard on their more useful and practical applications while I was working on an unrelated project using LED's. Unable to ignore the powerful flow of creative ideas surrounding me, I felt I had...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 15:31:13 PDT
How to make LED lamp from pegs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-LED-lamp-from-pegs/
How to make LED lamp from pegs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HRJX/IACE3S19/FHMHRJXIACE3S19.SMALL.jpg GustasMax Hi guys today i gonna show how to make beautiful LED lamp from pegs.Please if you like that suscribe. Make sure you have everything. Take your pegs and remove clips. Take your glue gun and stick that form. Then do 16 triangles and stick one each other, like this until its done ! Wh...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 12:54:19 PDT
Magic Instamorph Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Instamorph-Mushrooms/
Magic Instamorph Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/K6VF/IAAG5P33/F94K6VFIAAG5P33.SMALL.jpg ceejwells Instamorph is a plastic product that you heat with boiling water and form into whatever you want. This was an experiment to see what kind of magic I could bring out of this product. What is more magic than mushrooms? Instamorphing I used a ceramic bowl and poured in the package of Instamorph. It ...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:38:11 PDT
Controlling An LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-An-LED-Matrix/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 11:02:59 PDT
How to make a 50 Watt Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-50-Watt-Flashlight/
How to make a 50 Watt Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/NQB4/IA8WJ1U9/FFWNQB4IA8WJ1U9.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech This is an instructable that shows how to create you own DIY super bright 50 watt flashlight! You can make this for under 10 US dollars(Not including the battery). This flashlight can be created easily by anyone who has some experience with electronics.Here is a full explanation video to h...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 19:55:38 PDT
8x8x8 i2c LED cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-i2c-LED-cube/
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Thu, 28 May 2015 12:08:20 PDT
Neopixel Xbox Red Ring of Death Flying Disc http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Xbox-Red-Ring-of-Death-Flying-Disc/
Neopixel Xbox Red Ring of Death Flying Disc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/W2QP/IA81NCVU/FAVW2QPIA81NCVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/W2QP/IA81NCVU/FAVW2QPIA81NCVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/W2QP/IA81NCVU/FAVW2QPIA81NCVU.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad As an indication of general failure, Xbox gaming machines have the Red Ring of Death as shown by the red lights on the front panel. For Windows pc users, there is the BSOD, Blue Screen of Death. For Mac users, there is the...wait, you bas.....Use a small Adafruit Trinket Attiny85 based microcontroll...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 07:57:27 PDT
The Dancing LED http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dancing-LED/
The Dancing LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VE8P/IA594ZN1/FC6VE8PIA594ZN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VE8P/IA594ZN1/FC6VE8PIA594ZN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/VE8P/IA594ZN1/FC6VE8PIA594ZN1.SMALL.jpg ghowzu Hello everyone,Not so long ago (for the first time) I had a great time in Alun-alun Kidul Yogyakarta, Indonesia. There I saw many things that beautifully glow. From Tron-like small pedicab with bunch of LEDs strip on it, wearable glowing t-shirt, giant LED screen, and the likes. But none of them rea...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 07:25:28 PDT
Easiest and Cheapest to Build RGB 8x8x8 LED CUBE http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-the-RGB-8x8x8-LED-CUBE/
Easiest and Cheapest to Build RGB 8x8x8 LED CUBE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/0GIU/IA5946EE/F7X0GIUIA5946EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/0GIU/IA5946EE/F7X0GIUIA5946EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/0GIU/IA5946EE/F7X0GIUIA5946EE.SMALL.jpg WongH Easiest and Cheapest to Build RGB 8x8x8 LED CUBE from RGBLedCube.com and stores.ebay.com/VR-Glasses-KIT You got instructions online and keep updated!*~Updated on 11/6/2015~*Develop team updating firmware and hardware, will be back on 27/6/2015.Feature:No need to programming just upload animatio...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 05:03:09 PDT