Instructables: exploring - technology - microcontrollers - rgb http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:43:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Butt Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Butt-Light/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:51:19 PDT
Arduino/App Controlled Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoApp-Controlled-Desk-Light/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:53:11 PST
Linkit One and RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-and-RGB-LEDs/
Linkit One and RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/Q16F/IIDF2NDV/FI7Q16FIIDF2NDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/Q16F/IIDF2NDV/FI7Q16FIIDF2NDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/Q16F/IIDF2NDV/FI7Q16FIIDF2NDV.SMALL.jpg sridhar96 This is my first instructable and in this instructable I'm going to show you how to control a RGB LED using a Linkit One wireless (WiFi). List of Parts Linkit OneRGB LEDs (Common Anode)Bread BoardWiresPC RGB LED I used a RGB LED in common cathode configuration, the cathodes of the Red, blue...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 06:43:40 PST
Simple Audio Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Audio-Player/
Simple Audio Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/QFBC/IHXB5EJ9/FOFQFBCIHXB5EJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/QFBC/IHXB5EJ9/FOFQFBCIHXB5EJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/QFBC/IHXB5EJ9/FOFQFBCIHXB5EJ9.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim The MediaTek LinkIt ONE board is truly jam-packed with goodies, with features like GPS, GSM, GPRS, WiFi and BLE, all of which are on a board with the form factor of an Arduino UNO. What really left me (and many others) so impressed was that this board costs only about $60, and one receives an Li-ion...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 05:52:26 PST
RC controlled rgb led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-controlled-LED-strip/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:08:49 PST
Manual LCD Scroll Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Manual-LCD-Scroll-Control/
Manual LCD Scroll Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ9/8039/IGY3LK9E/FZ98039IGY3LK9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ9/8039/IGY3LK9E/FZ98039IGY3LK9E.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZ9/8039/IGY3LK9E/FZ98039IGY3LK9E.SMALL.gif jckelley A 16 Character RGB LCD can be a godsend for printing out things easily in your project, but it is only 16 characters. Buttons can be one way of getting through each different element in a list, but if your list is rather long, then you could be asking your user to press the button for a very long t...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 08:50:42 PST
Toothbrushing Instructor http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothbrushing-Instructor/
Toothbrushing Instructor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/8GPB/IGV8M2E2/FUS8GPBIGV8M2E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/8GPB/IGV8M2E2/FUS8GPBIGV8M2E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/8GPB/IGV8M2E2/FUS8GPBIGV8M2E2.SMALL.jpg jckelley Kids just aren't huge fans of brushing their teeth. Not only are they not huge fans, they also are pretty bad at it. Teaching a young kid to brush their teeth is really hard. I created a little contraption that not only times them to make sure they brush for an entire two minutes, but also tells the...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 15:39:39 PST
Shower Knocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Shower-Knocker/
Shower Knocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/SMYI/IGQYCLNT/FZESMYIIGQYCLNT.SMALL.jpg jckelley Singing loudly in the shower is always fun, but yelling and trying to have a conversation with the person outside the door isn't. Sometimes the hardest part about that is actually knowing if someone is trying to get your attention or not This becomes a big problem in the master bath, when the room i...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 18:56:13 PST
Voting Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Voting-Machine/
Voting Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KOFO/IGP0K6H9/F01KOFOIGP0K6H9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KOFO/IGP0K6H9/F01KOFOIGP0K6H9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/KOFO/IGP0K6H9/F01KOFOIGP0K6H9.SMALL.jpg jckelley For all you teachers out there, taking a class vote can be hard sometimes. Keeping a tally of all the different hands that go up can be difficult, on top of some people who put their hand up and down. To counter that problem, I've created a basic voting machine. This voting machine allows for two di...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 08:02:59 PST
Stock Ticker with LinkIT ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Stock-Ticker-with-LinkIT-ONE/
Stock Ticker with LinkIT ONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/BYM4/IGJT31LE/FJWBYM4IGJT31LE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/BYM4/IGJT31LE/FJWBYM4IGJT31LE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/BYM4/IGJT31LE/FJWBYM4IGJT31LE.SMALL.jpg jckelley In this instrcutable we will go over how to make simple REST calls with your LinkIT ONE and parse the JSON we get back. REST and JSON are very quickly becoming standards in the web industry, so learning these skills can open the doors for a lot of different applications down the road. In this projec...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 16:57:12 PST
LinkIt One - Mood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-One-Mood-Lamp/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 09:12:22 PST
WiFi Network Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Network-Scanner/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 04:45:50 PST
LinkIt ONE Pager http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Pager/
LinkIt ONE Pager - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/7Z6U/IGE16T3P/FN27Z6UIGE16T3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/7Z6U/IGE16T3P/FN27Z6UIGE16T3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/7Z6U/IGE16T3P/FN27Z6UIGE16T3P.SMALL.jpg jckelley Who uses a pager anymore? Well actually, lots of people. Pagers are still pretty popular among people who need to know things in a hurry because having internet all the time (even with 4G) still isn't as reliable as a good old pager.In this tutorial, we'll use the LinkIT ONE to create our very own p...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 16:07:56 PDT
RGB Shelf Lights with LinkIt ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Shelf-Lights-with-LinkIt-ONE/
RGB Shelf Lights with LinkIt ONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/QBPZ/IG416RMB/FOHQBPZIG416RMB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/QBPZ/IG416RMB/FOHQBPZIG416RMB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/QBPZ/IG416RMB/FOHQBPZIG416RMB.SMALL.jpg jckelley Indirect lighting can really add to a room's ambiance. Unfortunately, sometimes it can be ridiculously pricey just to get a test sample of something installed before you know if it would even look good. Today we'll go through how to set up a RGB light strip prototype for you to run along the floor o...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 13:49:34 PDT
LinkIt One - Battery Level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-One-Battery-Level-Indicator/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 07:47:43 PDT
IoT with LinkIt One - RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-with-LinkIt-One-RGB-LED/
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 10:10:39 PDT
RGB LED with LinkIt ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-with-LinkIt-ONE/
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 11:11:59 PDT
Internet Button - RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Button-RGB-LEDs/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:11:18 PDT
Colour Changing LED Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Colour-Changing-LED-Night-Light/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:55:42 PDT
32x32 RGB LED Plasma w/ STM32F4. http://www.instructables.com/id/32x32-RGB-LED-Plasma-w-STM32F4/
32x32 RGB LED Plasma w/ STM32F4. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/XQK1/I7W1UYTI/FZRXQK1I7W1UYTI.SMALL.jpg PhilipM4 There are already a few tutorials out there showing how to control a 32x32 RGB LED display.This project has some slight variations with the following features: Based on a STM32F401RE eval board Software BSP generated by STM32CubeMX (v1.4.0 used here, newer version might need changes in the source...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:15:05 PDT
3 channel Dimmer/fader for Arduino or other microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/3-channel-Dimmerfader-for-Arduino-or-other-microco/
3 channel Dimmer/fader for Arduino or other microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/R84E/I3N2DVW8/FI3R84EI3N2DVW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/R84E/I3N2DVW8/FI3R84EI3N2DVW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/R84E/I3N2DVW8/FI3R84EI3N2DVW8.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke In an earlier instructable I presented a simple AC TRIAC fader/dimmer that could be controlled with an Arduino. In various reactions I got, a number of people expressed their interest in a 3 channel RGB fader. But since I have not seen any results of those yet. I decided to try myself. I was actuall...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 01:32:00 PST
Hard Disk Clock (HDD Clock with Arduino Uno) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Disk-Clock-HDD-Clock-with-Arduino-Uno/
Hard Disk Clock (HDD Clock with Arduino Uno) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/O1E7/HZIH7XLJ/FNHO1E7HZIH7XLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/O1E7/HZIH7XLJ/FNHO1E7HZIH7XLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/O1E7/HZIH7XLJ/FNHO1E7HZIH7XLJ.SMALL.jpg ACVoltage This is a fun project that can be done easily and also cheaply. In this instructable we will explain step by step how to make this beautiful POV clock.Used material: Arduino Uno, Tiny RTC modul, ULN 2003, IR diode and IR transistor (used like a sensor, more details in next steps) 4 pushbuttons (...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 07:40:58 PDT
Munny Touch Mood Light and Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Munny-Touch-Mood-Light-and-Speaker/
Munny Touch Mood Light and Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/36US/HOSVZTHV/FHM36USHOSVZTHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/36US/HOSVZTHV/FHM36USHOSVZTHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/36US/HOSVZTHV/FHM36USHOSVZTHV.SMALL.jpg spizzak "A Munny is a figure made out of vinyl with movable joints. The figures are blank and the owner can decorate them using pens, pencils, markers, paint, and other supplies. Alternatively, some people commission artists to design Munnys for them, or artists design them to sell. The initial idea was und...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:38:44 PST
Simple RGB LED Tutorial(Digital Colour Mixer and Controlling using Potentiometer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-LED-TutorialDigital-Colour-Mixer-and-Co/
Simple RGB LED Tutorial(Digital Colour Mixer and Controlling using Potentiometer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MPC3/HNC2JFWK/F08MPC3HNC2JFWK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MPC3/HNC2JFWK/F08MPC3HNC2JFWK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/MPC3/HNC2JFWK/F08MPC3HNC2JFWK.SMALL.jpg ravekanth A simple tutorial to show the functionality of a common Anode RGB LED and generating a 7 Colour Palette by mixing digital inputs A Potentiometer is used in the same circuit to control the displayed colours with a different arduino code to show analog control. The potentiometer values can be mapped t...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:54:11 PDT
multifunction RGB LED controller using PIC12F675 http://www.instructables.com/id/multifunction-RGB-LED-controller-using-PIC12F675/
multifunction RGB LED controller using PIC12F675 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/UT5I/HM8D56WJ/FCOUT5IHM8D56WJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/UT5I/HM8D56WJ/FCOUT5IHM8D56WJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/UT5I/HM8D56WJ/FCOUT5IHM8D56WJ.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech multifunction RGB LED controller using low cost PIC12F675 microcontroller. features: 1, 4+1 mode operation a single potentiometer and single button switch used for multiple operation 2, EEPROM Memory option for mode selection :- the last mode will be saved. 3, mode1 automatic hue saturati...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 12:02:48 PDT
CHR's 8X8X8 LED Cube Revisited with improvements! http://www.instructables.com/id/CHRs-8X8X8-LED-Cube-Revisited-with-improvements/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 03:14:27 PDT
Color Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Sensor/
Color Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/3R3D/H8RK933I/FUQ3R3DH8RK933I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/3R3D/H8RK933I/FUQ3R3DH8RK933I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/3R3D/H8RK933I/FUQ3R3DH8RK933I.SMALL.jpg Husham Samir This is a simple color sensor using  Atmega16 MCU and can sense Red ,Green and Blue color. How it works: the sensor consist from LDR sensor and RGB LED ,so when the object putted on the sensor the light that emitting  from RGB LED will reflected from the object  to LDR sensor and read it by ADC of...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 14:56:04 PDT
"Ur Choice" http://www.instructables.com/id/Ur-Choice/
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 08:06:40 PDT
Trippy RGB Color Mixing NightLight http://www.instructables.com/id/Trippy-RGB-Color-Mixing-NightLight/
Trippy RGB Color Mixing NightLight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/U2CH/GSNQRHWA/FRIU2CHGSNQRHWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/U2CH/GSNQRHWA/FRIU2CHGSNQRHWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/U2CH/GSNQRHWA/FRIU2CHGSNQRHWA.SMALL.jpg e024576 Project is based on A Trippy Crystal Nightlight by Charles Platt in Make magazine volume 25, see URL below for additional details. A fun and simple project to get started with PICAXE microcontrollers. http://www. makezine.com/25/electronics In this version an inexpensive ( $2.50) AC USB charger pr...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2011 17:18:37 PDT
Magic Locket http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Locket/
Magic Locket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LF8D/GPBDIM9Q/F2OLF8DGPBDIM9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LF8D/GPBDIM9Q/F2OLF8DGPBDIM9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/LF8D/GPBDIM9Q/F2OLF8DGPBDIM9Q.SMALL.jpg mikhalchuk This microcontroller-enhanced locket makes a great present and in this instructable you will find how to build your own. While implementing this project you will also learn all basic things required to program PICAXE-08 microcontroller and find out how to get 3 PWM channels from a microcontrolle...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 23:20:46 PDT
RGB LED Love Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Love-Heart/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2011 15:14:23 PDT
USE A BASIC STAMP TO RUN AN RGB BRICK http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-UFO-COM-MJT/
USE A BASIC STAMP TO RUN AN RGB BRICK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CJ5T/GK3TO1YG/F4LCJ5TGK3TO1YG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CJ5T/GK3TO1YG/F4LCJ5TGK3TO1YG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/CJ5T/GK3TO1YG/F4LCJ5TGK3TO1YG.SMALL.jpg iceng This project displays four moving images  : A US FLAG A Purple/Red Throbbing Heart A Yellow Eye Opens a Blue Iris Looks Left & Right then Closes A slowing Flasher of three colored Letters 'M' , 'J' , 'T' Men's Jewelry and Toy. Because we (Men) will wear Jewelry and because we (Me...
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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 20:34:39 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
The 'One Chip Spinning RGB POV Display' with conversion software. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-One-Chip-Spinning-RGB-POV-Display-with-conve/
The 'One Chip Spinning RGB POV Display' with conversion software. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/TZ5I/GJQEAALF/FA4TZ5IGJQEAALF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/TZ5I/GJQEAALF/FA4TZ5IGJQEAALF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/TZ5I/GJQEAALF/FA4TZ5IGJQEAALF.SMALL.jpg bradsprojects If you have been on the look out for a project that combines, RGB LED's, a motor, a microcontroller and a ridiculous amount of hot melt glue, then you have certainly come to the right place. Allow me to introduce the 'One Chip' Spinning RGB POV Display This project allows you to create (w...
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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 06:09:29 PST
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
RGB REMOTE (pinguino+web+linksys) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-REMOTE-pinguinoweblinksys/
RGB REMOTE (pinguino+web+linksys) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4TX1/G9C6ZPI8/F5X4TX1G9C6ZPI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4TX1/G9C6ZPI8/F5X4TX1G9C6ZPI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/4TX1/G9C6ZPI8/F5X4TX1G9C6ZPI8.SMALL.jpg walterleonardo This project has several uses, it is basically a way to control an RGB LED group (tricolor with common ground) via a web page to select which color we want to show. It may be a way to harmonize a room, change the color of a swimming pool or just fooling around RGB REMOTE webserver and seria...
By: walterleonardo

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Thu, 20 May 2010 15:19:57 PDT
Electronic Tic-Tac-Toe with RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Tic-Tac-Toe-with-RGB-LEDs/
Electronic Tic-Tac-Toe with RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/Q6EN/FB0B25VY/FXHQ6ENFB0B25VY.SMALL.jpg cedtlab RGB LED game to play Tic-Tac-Toe for two players. Uses 2 AVR Microcontrollers: Mega16 and Mega8. RGB LEDs allow each user to choose his/her color to represent Cross/Nut.
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Fri, 4 Jan 2008 06:22:59 PST
Fun with IKEA lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-with-IKEA-lamp/
Fun with IKEA lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/HD2H/FAQDXE8O/FJGHD2HFAQDXE8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/HD2H/FAQDXE8O/FJGHD2HFAQDXE8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/HD2H/FAQDXE8O/FJGHD2HFAQDXE8O.SMALL.jpg AP Digital light Nothing special. Nothing new.It's just my own version of mood light with famous IKEA Mylonit lamp. Take it apart. Leave bottle alone. We are going to play with bulb socket. That was easy. Let's bring some parts back into the business Where's my junk box? Small piece of plastic will serve a...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2008 23:44:36 PST