Instructables: exploring - technology - microcontrollers - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:18:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Radio Signals on Micro:bit http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Signals-on-Microbit/
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 08:09:45 PST
Building Homie Devices for IoT or Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Homie-Devices-for-IoT-or-Home-Automation/
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:34:47 PDT
Simple Accelerometer In labVIEW http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Accelerometer-In-labVIEW/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:27:50 PST
Make Your Own Graphical Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Graphical-Weather-Station/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2018 05:26:12 PDT
Smart Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Blinds/
Smart Blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/B8ZP/IRXTE327/FGQB8ZPIRXTE327.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/B8ZP/IRXTE327/FGQB8ZPIRXTE327.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/B8ZP/IRXTE327/FGQB8ZPIRXTE327.SMALL.jpg Froz3nArcher Hello!This project presents the improvements made to my original (and first) instructable, the Automated Solar Powered Horizontal Blinds. The original design posted met the requirements at the time. It operated correctly for nearly 4 months before some design flaws became apparent.To recap, the pu...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:56:54 PDT
555 Timer emulator for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Emulator-for-Arduino/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 09:01:25 PST
USB to TTL UART Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-to-TTL-UART-Converter/
USB to TTL UART Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RQRR/I9QWK6KV/FBNRQRRI9QWK6KV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RQRR/I9QWK6KV/FBNRQRRI9QWK6KV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/RQRR/I9QWK6KV/FBNRQRRI9QWK6KV.SMALL.jpg vahidyou In many microcontroller-based projects, you may need to communicate with PC. There are several ways to do this like RS232 COM port, USB port, parallel port, WIFI, Bluetooth, etc. You cannot directly connect computer to your microprocessor, you need wireless modules for WIFI and Bluetooth, voltage co...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 00:05:50 PDT
Intel Edison Running Python Script http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Running-Python-Script/
Intel Edison Running Python Script - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/9R3I/I66CWTAQ/FJP9R3II66CWTAQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/9R3I/I66CWTAQ/FJP9R3II66CWTAQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/9R3I/I66CWTAQ/FJP9R3II66CWTAQ.SMALL.jpg gcarmonar Welcome,In this instructable I will teach you how to connect to your Intel Edison board by SSH and how to create and run a basic Python script. So lets begin! Required components Hardware: You need a computer running Windows 7 or 8. Other versions of windows may be compatible too, I just didn't t...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 22:01:09 PST
Hacking a Sonoff Touch Panel to Work With MQTT and Homeassistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Sonoff-Touch-Panel-to-Work-With-MQTT-and/
Hacking a Sonoff Touch Panel to Work With MQTT and Homeassistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/AAZ3/J30SR5NI/FD1AAZ3J30SR5NI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/AAZ3/J30SR5NI/FD1AAZ3J30SR5NI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/AAZ3/J30SR5NI/FD1AAZ3J30SR5NI.SMALL.jpg El Ape There are some great hackable devices in the SONOFF range such as the original SONOFF switches, the Slampher and the SONOFF Luxury wall plate which is the subject of this instructable.These devices are based around the ESP8266 or ESP8285 WifFi modules and are easily hackable.I'll only cover here how...
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Mon, 22 May 2017 17:15:14 PDT
Interfacing Servo Motor With NodeMCU http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-Servo-Motor-With-NodeMCU/
Interfacing Servo Motor With NodeMCU - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/T94B/J44G05AX/F1ET94BJ44G05AX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/T94B/J44G05AX/F1ET94BJ44G05AX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/T94B/J44G05AX/F1ET94BJ44G05AX.SMALL.jpg TheCircuit Hello Everybody,This here is my first Instructable project.So you want to get started with NodeMCU? Well, I'm here to share with you.Today, I'm going to show you how to get started with NodeMCU. Let's GO !NodeMCU has on board ESP8266-12E makes the board suitable for IoT (Internet Of Things). In this...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:29:17 PDT
Remote controlled switch using Atmega 328p http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-switch-using-Atmega-328p/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 09:29:01 PDT
Program 8051 (AT89 Series) With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-8051-With-Arduino/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:43:53 PDT
Firmware upgrade for USBASP clone - Fixing Error Setting USBASP ISP Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Firmware-Upgrade-for-USBASP-Clone-Fixing-Error-Set/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 20:09:10 PST
Controll a Stepper Motor With the DRV8825 http://www.instructables.com/id/Controll-a-Stepper-Motor-With-the-DRV8825/
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Sat, 20 May 2017 05:01:44 PDT
24 Channel USB Connected LED Controller, upto 1A per Channel http://www.instructables.com/id/24-Channel-USB-Connected-LED-Controller-upto-1A-p/
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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 16:55:50 PST
Homemade MPC style MIDI controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-MPC-style-MIDI-controller/
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Mon, 20 May 2013 08:01:43 PDT
Build a program for STM32 MCU under Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Program-for-STM32-MCU-Under-Linux/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:26:55 PDT
JARVAS Indoor Positioning System http://www.instructables.com/id/JARVAS-Indoor-Positioning-System/
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 01:58:44 PST
DC motor control with Joystick and PIC16F877A http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-motor-control-with-Joystick-and-PIC16F877A/
DC motor control with Joystick and PIC16F877A - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/O2CV/GJC3PBKI/F0AO2CVGJC3PBKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/O2CV/GJC3PBKI/F0AO2CVGJC3PBKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/O2CV/GJC3PBKI/F0AO2CVGJC3PBKI.SMALL.jpg NewHouseTM This is one project that i'm doing, now I'm going to show how to do it only for one motor, but i'm using and DEMUX to in the future use 4 motor. The project is simple, it uses the pic to control the DEMUX and the DEMUX control the H-BRIDGE that control the motor forward or backward. Part ...
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Mon, 31 Jan 2011 06:35:03 PST
Getting started with the IntelĀ® Galileo Gen2 Development board http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-the-Intel-Galileo-Gen2-Develo/
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 09:05:03 PDT
MFRC522 RFID Reader Interfaced With NodeMCU http://www.instructables.com/id/MFRC522-RFID-Reader-Interfaced-With-NodeMCU/
MFRC522 RFID Reader Interfaced With NodeMCU - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/ZQ4L/J48Q1A29/F2VZQ4LJ48Q1A29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/ZQ4L/J48Q1A29/F2VZQ4LJ48Q1A29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/ZQ4L/J48Q1A29/F2VZQ4LJ48Q1A29.SMALL.jpg TheCircuit Hello Makers,I'm back with another Instructable.Did you ever wonder what is an RFID or how does it work?If you have noticed in an office before, you would be probably aware of those RFID cards or Tags that would unlock specific doors depending on your access.Well let’s make a simple NodeMCU RFID rea...
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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 09:12:40 PDT
Micro controller programming: Making a set of traffic lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-controller-programming%3a-Making-a-set-of-traf/
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Wed, 25 Jul 2007 07:03:40 PDT
Gesture controlled robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Controlled-Robot/
Gesture controlled robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/RKJN/II4YQL05/FH3RKJNII4YQL05.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/RKJN/II4YQL05/FH3RKJNII4YQL05.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/RKJN/II4YQL05/FH3RKJNII4YQL05.SMALL.jpg Dushyanta Do you want to control things from a simple gesture made by your fingers. Do you want anything which moves or stop according to your fingers. If that is the case, then you are at the right place. These days gestures are of great importance. In our daily life we use a lot of gestures. From ordering c...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 08:54:01 PST
How to program AVR microcontrollers, cheap and easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-ATMEGA-Microcontrollers/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 09:05:33 PST
Simple IoT Power Outlet using Standalone ESP8266 and Cayenne http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-IoT-Power-Outlet-Using-Standalone-ESP8266-a/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:40:01 PDT
Raspberry Pi - Model B+ Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Model-B-Setup/
Raspberry Pi - Model B+ Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/AS0G/I1TPPG61/FHTAS0GI1TPPG61.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/AS0G/I1TPPG61/FHTAS0GI1TPPG61.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/AS0G/I1TPPG61/FHTAS0GI1TPPG61.SMALL.jpg averybot The Raspberry Pi Model B+ is a credit card sized computer with a Micro SD Card as a hard drive and 512MB of RAM. You install a Linux based software onto the SD Card and insert it to the bottom of the Pi. There are GPIO ports on the right hand side of the Pi that can be hooked up to LEDs, motors, sen...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:57:53 PDT
Ultrasonic Sensor with MSP430 and IAR/CCS http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Sensor-with-MSP430-and-IARCCS/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 10:21:29 PST
Transmission line fault detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Transmission-line-fault-detector-1/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:27:02 PDT
Hacking a Sonoff to Work With Home-Assistant and MQTT http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Sonoff-to-Work-With-Home-Assistant-and-M/
Hacking a Sonoff to Work With Home-Assistant and MQTT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/YMPX/J3NKH2EJ/FPCYMPXJ3NKH2EJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/YMPX/J3NKH2EJ/FPCYMPXJ3NKH2EJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/YMPX/J3NKH2EJ/FPCYMPXJ3NKH2EJ.SMALL.jpg El Ape OK So my third Instructable and here we're dealing with another Sonoff device, the original Sonoff WiFi smart switch. Theses devices are again based around the ESP8266 and are easily hacked. The devices can switch up to 10A @ 240V so are ideal for switching lights, TV's, games consoles etc. Please d...
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Thu, 8 Jun 2017 13:18:54 PDT
Adding a Library to Eagle CAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Library-to-Eagle-CAD/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 12:31:01 PDT
How to Make a PIC Programmer - PicKit 2 'clone' http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-PIC-Programmer-PicKit-2-clone/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:36:00 PST
ARDUINO IOT http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-IOT-1/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 04:19:43 PDT
Instalacion del controlador USBasp (USBasp drivers setup) - Dark Side Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Instalacion-del-controlador-USBasp-Windows7-Wind/
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Sat, 31 Mar 2012 18:34:25 PDT
Tiny FM radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-FM-radio/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:34:47 PST
LED Umbrella with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Umbrella-with-Arduino/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2010 08:18:51 PST
PURE SINE WAVE INVERTER WITH LED AND LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/PURE-SINE-WAVE-INVERTER-WITH-LED-AND-LCD/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 23:22:41 PST
Imp Chef: Internet-Connected BBQ Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Imp-Chef-Internet-Connected-BBQ-Thermometer/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:45:20 PST
Car battery charger with PIC12F683 http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-battery-charger-with-PIC12F683/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:25:57 PDT
Push-Up Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Push-Up-Counter/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 18:04:36 PST
NODEMCU 1.0 (ESP8266) CONTROLLED RELAY USING BLYNK (OVER THE WEB) http://www.instructables.com/id/NODEMCU-10-ESP8266-CONTROLLED-RELAY-USING-BLYNK-OV/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 20:36:15 PST
Relay-Controlled Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Relay-Controlled-Power-Strip/
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:48:00 PDT
STM32F4 Discovery part2 - ADC Graph http://www.instructables.com/id/STM32F4-Discovery-part2-ADC-Graph/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 09:57:51 PDT
Adafruit Motor Shield & Funduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Motor-Shield-Funduino/
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Mon, 7 Oct 2013 19:47:44 PDT
DIY $1 PIC 12f675 JDM Programmer (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1-PIC-12f675-JDM-Programmer-Cheap-and-Easy/
DIY $1 PIC 12f675 JDM Programmer (Cheap and Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi EveryBody i am Again Doing something. and it is with PIC's!Almost Everybody do not want a Big Arduino in their projects or to control a rgb led with Arduino uno?Enjoy Compressing your projects with PIC and Attiny too. but in this wwe will be making a PIC Programmer To Program 12f675 PIC. Here i a...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 12:53:50 PST
Smart Meeting Rooms (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Meeting-Rooms-Intel-IoT/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 21:21:34 PDT
Breakout Board for ESP 8266 01 with CP2102 http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakout-Board-for-ESP-8266-01-with-CP2102/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 18:46:24 PDT
Interfacing PS2 controller with AVR -Bit Bang http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-PS2-controller-with-AVR-Bit-Bang/
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 04:51:27 PDT
How to log data from the arduino board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-log-data-from-the-arduino-board/
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:56:57 PST
Gesture Controlled Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Controlled-Robotic-Arm/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 04:02:18 PST
Generating 50Hz PWM Using PIC16F877A http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-50Hz-PWM-Using-PIC16F877A/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:43:21 PST