Instructables: exploring - technology - microcontrollers - leds http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:52:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
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By: Jan_Henrik

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
Cheap 16F84 POV Message - AirText http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-16F84-POV-Message-AirText/
Cheap 16F84 POV Message - AirText - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/7YG9/HQEA2FN4/FGJ7YG9HQEA2FN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/7YG9/HQEA2FN4/FGJ7YG9HQEA2FN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/7YG9/HQEA2FN4/FGJ7YG9HQEA2FN4.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 This is a post of LEDs project. The project is called POV (Persistence Of Vision). If you are not familiar with this concept, it works as an LED matrix display. The difference is that POV display consists of one column of LEDs only and is mechanically scanned through space to give the vision of a 2...
By: ahmedebeed555

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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:45:44 PST
Getting Started with Electric Imp http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Electric-Imp/
Getting Started with Electric Imp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/9EZA/HJKC29JK/F319EZAHJKC29JK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/9EZA/HJKC29JK/F319EZAHJKC29JK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/9EZA/HJKC29JK/F319EZAHJKC29JK.SMALL.jpg beardedinventor Electric Imp makes it easy and fun to bring Internet connectivity to your devices. This Instructables will guide you through the process of creating an Electric Imp account, and getting your first Imp online. You will need the following supplies: 1 x USB Mini cable 1 x April Breakout Boar...
By: beardedinventor

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Wed, 4 Sep 2013 13:37:54 PDT
How to make an Arduino-controlled bike-light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-controlled-bike-light/
How to make an Arduino-controlled bike-light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JIKP/HCJO4REN/FAXJIKPHCJO4REN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JIKP/HCJO4REN/FAXJIKPHCJO4REN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JIKP/HCJO4REN/FAXJIKPHCJO4REN.SMALL.jpg Slater-Victoroff Microcontrollers are very powerful tools for exploration into the electrical world. In this tutorial we will be using Arduino's Uno board, and we will show you how to program a number of basic functions into a breadboard bike light. To allow for switching between the various function of the bike lig...
By: Slater-Victoroff

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Thu, 31 Jan 2013 20:49:39 PST
Animated LED Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-LED-Heart/
Animated LED Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/DQ0D/GVZQ6DSO/FSYDQ0DGVZQ6DSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/DQ0D/GVZQ6DSO/FSYDQ0DGVZQ6DSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/DQ0D/GVZQ6DSO/FSYDQ0DGVZQ6DSO.SMALL.jpg LexanPanda This is a battery-powered LED heart with several different animated flashing sequences, selectable with a push button. I designed and built it for my girlfriend this Christmas. While waiting for the parts to arrive, I went through several redesigns, particularly because I couldn't find a good tradeo...
By: LexanPanda

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Sat, 10 Dec 2011 08:30:35 PST
How to add more Outputs to your Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-add-more-Outputs-to-your-Microcontroller/
How to add more Outputs to your Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PYMP/GPAS2N69/FBWPYMPGPAS2N69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PYMP/GPAS2N69/FBWPYMPGPAS2N69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/PYMP/GPAS2N69/FBWPYMPGPAS2N69.SMALL.jpg TECH GEEK This Instructable will show you step-by-step how to add 8 extra digital outputs, using only 3 of your microcontroller's digital outputs. Which Microcontroller Should You Use? In order to do this Instructable with your microcontroller, you will need to make sure that it has the following: (3x)......
By: TECH GEEK

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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 16:56:20 PDT
How to make a random number generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-random-number-generator/
How to make a random number generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/EIXC/GLK0TKVV/F63EIXCGLK0TKVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/EIXC/GLK0TKVV/F63EIXCGLK0TKVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/EIXC/GLK0TKVV/F63EIXCGLK0TKVV.SMALL.jpg itzzakagamer This is a random number generator that I created in school last year, I'm putting on instructables to people can share and learn on how I made my project. I will describe to the best I can, as my note was mostly trial and error to get the project working but in the end I got it to work. Components...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 07:57:33 PDT
Color Changing Bubble Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Bubble-Lamp/
Color Changing Bubble Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/UMH5/GLWR12TJ/FH4UMH5GLWR12TJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/UMH5/GLWR12TJ/FH4UMH5GLWR12TJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/UMH5/GLWR12TJ/FH4UMH5GLWR12TJ.SMALL.jpg Madinventor in this Instructable I will show you how to make a Color Changing Bubble Lamp like the one below.    the color changes every 60 secondsOK so lets get started go to the next page to find out what you will need. how this works The pump So the way this works is the pump pushes air in...
By: Madinventor

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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 20:06:58 PST
How to make an Arduino based night light with infrared remote control! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-based-night-light-with-infr/
How to make an Arduino based night light with infrared remote control! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X1Y9/GJQEA6E2/F01X1Y9GJQEA6E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X1Y9/GJQEA6E2/F01X1Y9GJQEA6E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/X1Y9/GJQEA6E2/F01X1Y9GJQEA6E2.SMALL.jpg timotet Here is an Instructable that will show you how to build an Arduino based night light with a small infrared remote that lets you scroll through 10 pre set colors , and a random fading color routine that loops forever. This instructable assumes you : Have a Arduino. Have a soldering iron and can so...
By: timotet

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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 15:25:26 PST
Banner with mbed, leds and a Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Banner-with-mbed-leds-and-a-Cooler/
Banner with mbed, leds and a Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/MDLO/GK0YV1AL/FW0MDLOGK0YV1AL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/MDLO/GK0YV1AL/FW0MDLOGK0YV1AL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/MDLO/GK0YV1AL/FW0MDLOGK0YV1AL.SMALL.jpg pablo_instructabling This contest is almost over valentine´s day , and i know you love your wife (or girlfriend), resistors, leds, microcontrollers, and all that funny stuff, (in that order, i hope), so why don´t to put it all together! This project has been done in a couple of days with the mbed platform that claims t...
By: pablo_instructabling

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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 23:15:06 PST
LED Infinity Mirror Controller, 32 LEDs, Multiple Patterns http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Infinity-Mirror-Controller-32-LEDs-Multiple-/
LED Infinity Mirror Controller, 32 LEDs, Multiple Patterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/WGCC/G9HKE609/FJTWGCCG9HKE609.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/WGCC/G9HKE609/FJTWGCCG9HKE609.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/WGCC/G9HKE609/FJTWGCCG9HKE609.SMALL.jpg ChromationSystems UPDATE: This kit is discontinued please see the new version, 8 Channel LED Controller v.3, the development files are still available to build this version. As simple a circuit as can be. A 12F675 controls a high-power shift register, which in turn controls up to 48 LEDs at 20ma per, (~120mA per ch...
By: ChromationSystems

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Tue, 6 Jul 2010 21:29:57 PDT
Infrared Proximity Sensing Coffee Table Module & Color Changing Glowing Faucet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Proximity-Sensing-Coffee-Table-Module/
Infrared Proximity Sensing Coffee Table Module & Color Changing Glowing Faucet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/FK4R/G962OJVN/FLLFK4RG962OJVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/FK4R/G962OJVN/FLLFK4RG962OJVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/FK4R/G962OJVN/FLLFK4RG962OJVN.SMALL.jpg grahmaustin This video can be found on youtube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5n0rw8wo14 Check out the other one, and some other of my videos This is merely an instructable to explain how this device operates. I hope everything is not too obfuscated. This prototype consists of three 8x8” modules. Eac...
By: grahmaustin

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Wed, 26 May 2010 18:42:21 PDT
Free Electronic Samples http://www.instructables.com/id/Free_Electronic_Samples/
Free Electronic Samples - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/8V4M/FQR1X4LR/F808V4MFQR1X4LR.SMALL.jpg Plasmana Did you know that some manufactures and suppliers will give away some free samples of their produces to customers and engineers to test them on their projects? They are some rules you should know before you start getting free samples from the companies: You should never ask for more than you n...
By: Plasmana

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Mon, 9 Feb 2009 13:37:39 PST