Instructables: exploring - technology - microcontrollers - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:13:32 PST BLOX v1.01 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
BeagleBone : Ubuntu OS & LXDE GUI http://www.instructables.com/id/BeagleBone-Ubuntu-OS-LXDE-GUI/
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 23:13:16 PDT
Water Meter Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Meter-Automation/
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Thu, 9 Nov 2017 12:25:56 PST
Intel IoT Edison web controlled LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-IoT-Edison-web-controlled-LED/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 15:26:35 PST
Getting Started With MagSpoof http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-MagSpoof/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 20:25:29 PDT
Spot Welder 1-2-3 Arduino Firmware http://www.instructables.com/id/Spot-Welder-1-2-3-Arduino-Firmware/
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Sat, 4 Nov 2017 20:38:45 PDT
Attiny85 5110LCD DS18B20 Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny85-5110LCD-DS18B20-Thermometer/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 17:44:43 PST
Control A Fog Machine With Your Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-A-Fog-Machine-With-Your-Microcontroller/
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 17:37:19 PDT
Linkit one - Home Automation With Bluetooth Controller Android App http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-one-Home-Automation-With-Bluetooth-Controll/
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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 23:25:02 PST
How to Use MQTT With the Raspberry Pi and ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-MQTT-With-the-Raspberry-Pi-and-ESP8266/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 03:55:32 PST
Dirt cheap ATtiny-85 Tv-B-Gone(switches off any TV!), plus arduino as isp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-cheap-ATtiny-85-Tv-B-Gone-plus-arduino-as-isp/
Dirt cheap ATtiny-85 Tv-B-Gone(switches off any TV!), plus arduino as isp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal The TV-B-Gone is a great little piece of engineering, and coding. Along with the appropriately named tiny, AT-Tiny, we can make an amazing universal tv remote which can turn of any TV. This was originally sold as a kit, but we are going to make it ourselves, using Mitch Altman's code. The total cost...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:19:00 PDT
ESP32 With Integrated OLED (WEMOS/Lolin) - Getting Started Arduino Style http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP32-With-Integrated-OLED-WEMOSLolin-Getting-Star/
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Fri, 16 Jun 2017 05:47:16 PDT
DTMF Touch Tone Decoder Using Microchip PIC Microprocessor http://www.instructables.com/id/DTMF-Touch-Tone-Decoder-Using-Microchip-PIC-Microp/
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Tue, 5 Oct 2010 11:00:35 PDT
pwm solar controller and tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/pwm-solar-controller-and-tracker/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:56:45 PDT
SMS Home Security System http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-Home-Security-System/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 07:54:24 PDT
Wemos D1 mini + 0.96 inch SSD1306 OLED Display using SPI http://www.instructables.com/id/Wemos-D1-Mini-096-SSD1306-OLED-Display-Using-SPI/
Wemos D1 mini + 0.96 inch SSD1306 OLED Display using SPI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/1F94/ITQ326KV/FNI1F94ITQ326KV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/1F94/ITQ326KV/FNI1F94ITQ326KV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/1F94/ITQ326KV/FNI1F94ITQ326KV.SMALL.jpg tvdgeer I really love the Wemos D1 mini platform! I bought one of those little WiFi enabled boards a few weeks ago and I've been playing around with it for quote some time now. One of the most interesting things was controlling it using the Blynk App. There's a good Instructable on that as well. A must read...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 08:08:19 PDT
DIY Arduino Controled Multiwii Flight Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Multicopter-Flight-Controller/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 05:16:35 PST
Getting Started With the ATMega328P http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-the-ATMega328P/
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 07:47:42 PDT
OFFscope - offline oscilloscope (Arduino + SD card fast logging) http://www.instructables.com/id/OFFscope-offline-oscilloscope-Arduino-SD-card-fast/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 01:17:47 PDT
Build an AVR Xmega Prototyping Board! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-AVR-Xmega-Prototyping-Board/
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Thu, 8 Jul 2010 10:42:23 PDT
Pure Sinewave Inverter Using pic16f72 without center tap Transformer and without HV Transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/Pure-Sinewave-Inverter-Using-Pic16f72-Without-Cent/
Pure Sinewave Inverter Using pic16f72 without center tap Transformer and without HV Transformer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8UZ4/IIT74ZCP/F328UZ4IIT74ZCP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8UZ4/IIT74ZCP/F328UZ4IIT74ZCP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/8UZ4/IIT74ZCP/F328UZ4IIT74ZCP.SMALL.jpg hisham2630 finally the most reliable and awaited pure sine wave inverter,it's here for all members.(don't hesitate to contact me @ hisham2630@gmail.com.features:INVERTER O/P VOLT : 230V (+2%)INV. O/P FREQ : 50HzINV. O/P WAVEFORM : SINE WAVE HARMONIC DISTORTION : CREST FACTOR : 4:1 INV.EFFICIENCY : 90% for 24V...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 08:23:20 PST
Creating a charlieplexed LED grid to run on ATTiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-charlieplexed-LED-grid-to-run-on-ATTiny/
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Tue, 8 Feb 2011 10:54:19 PST
Programming the Propeller Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-the-Propeller-Microcontroller/
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Mon, 29 Mar 2010 15:42:03 PDT
The cheapest ESP8266 programmer! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cheapest-ESP8266-Programmer/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 18:53:33 PDT
Using the 4 pins of the ESP8266-01 http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-4-Pins-of-the-ESP8266-01/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 16:12:13 PDT
TV B Gone Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-B-Gone-Keychain/
TV B Gone Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/2GKA/IDU2OZB6/FK72GKAIDU2OZB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/2GKA/IDU2OZB6/FK72GKAIDU2OZB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/2GKA/IDU2OZB6/FK72GKAIDU2OZB6.SMALL.jpg JemChalweDoPorzygu Recently I thought about shrinking my TV B GONE which I made by myself using originall Adafruit schematics and their firmware 1.2 (include EU codes)I saw many projects on the Internet but only a few was designed for use with European on/off codes. (Yes, I'm from Europe - Poland)I found dark sponge's...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:14:35 PDT
Remote Car Monitoring and Tracking with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Car-Monitoring-and-Tracking-with-Intel-Edis/
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 22:15:50 PDT
Sigfox GPS Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Sigfox-GPS-Tracker/
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 02:18:41 PDT
Multiple analog inputs using one analoge pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Analog-Inputs-on-Only-One-Analoge-Pin/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 09:06:24 PDT
Home Automation Project Based on 1-wire Devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-project-based-on-1-wire-devices/
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 09:57:37 PST
Pong game using fpga kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pong-game-using-fpga-kit/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 02:04:24 PDT
Linkit One - Live data monitored in Excel and displayed using a Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Live-data-monitored-in-Excel-and-displa/
Linkit One - Live data monitored in Excel and displayed using a Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR There are lots of ways to collect data from prototyping platforms like the Linkit One many of which you will have to pay for. Probably the simplest is to use Excel for your collection and manipulation.For example: Use the serial port and Windmill http://www.windmill.co.uk/excel/ WinDaq/XL http:/...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 06:04:03 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/R84E/I3N2DVW8/FI3R84EI3N2DVW8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/R84E/I3N2DVW8/FI3R84EI3N2DVW8.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Makey Makey Floor Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey-Floor-Piano/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:26:13 PDT
How to flash NodeMCU firmware in ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Flash-NodeMCU-Firmware-in-ESP8266/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 08:47:12 PDT
Autonomus Wall Following Obstacle Avoiding Arduino Rescue Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomus-Wall-Following-Obstacle-Avoiding-Arduino/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 19:06:44 PDT
Microchip PIC Library to Control a 20 by 4 LCD over I2C http://www.instructables.com/id/Microchip-PIC-Library-to-Control-a-20-by-4-LCD-ove/
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 08:08:37 PDT
Particle Core: Send an Email when Motion is Detected http://www.instructables.com/id/Particle-Core-Send-an-Email-when-Motion-is-Detecte/
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 05:56:58 PDT
Make ESP8266 REV-12 prototype friendly http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-ESP8266-REV-12-prototype-friendly/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 09:35:11 PST
ESP8266 Irrigation Controller / Echo Alexa integration http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Irrigation-Controller/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 05:48:47 PDT
DIY- UNIVERSAL PIC AND AVR PROGRAMMER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-UNIVERSAL-PIC-AND-AVR-PROGRAMMER/
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 06:21:55 PDT
JTAG ICE With Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/JTAG-ICE-With-Arduino-IDE/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:48:34 PDT
The Digital Controller for Amazing T12 Soldering Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hakko-T12/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 06:20:28 PDT
Atmega16/32 Development Board With LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmega1632-Development-Board-With-LCD/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2009 06:25:36 PDT
LINUSBot - Line Follower Robot - with PID control http://www.instructables.com/id/LINUSBot-Line-Follower-Robot-with-PID-control/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif BIGDOG1971 LINUSBot - PID Control This is a supplement to the first "instructables" of the LINUSBot (line following robot). Now the robot has movement control done by a PID controller, control Proportional, Integral and Derivative. This makes the movements at the bends much smoother and during the straights,...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 11:19:43 PDT
MATLAB to PIC serial interface http://www.instructables.com/id/MATLAB-to-PIC-serial-interface/
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Wed, 29 Mar 2006 20:41:55 PST
(DIY) How to Make ESP8266 Ultra Mini & Simple Relay Home Automation Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Ultra-Mini-Simple-Relay-Home-Automation-Bo/
(DIY) How to Make ESP8266 Ultra Mini & Simple Relay Home Automation Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/T9KH/IKWXL0WB/FZKT9KHIKWXL0WB.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hello EveryBody,Today i will Let you know , How to make an Mini Esp 12 Wifi Relay Board measuring only 3.9cm x 3.9 cm! This Board has some very Cool Features which every Tech Lover will Love to Have.I have Included all files in next Steps.This Boards Packs with WPA2 Encryption A Flat Design ...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 08:42:55 PST
How to control a 16x2 LCD using an AVR ATtiny2313 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-a-16x2-LCD-using-an-AVR-ATtiny2313/
How to control a 16x2 LCD using an AVR ATtiny2313 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/XO8L/G5V2M1SL/F8OXO8LG5V2M1SL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/XO8L/G5V2M1SL/F8OXO8LG5V2M1SL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/XO8L/G5V2M1SL/F8OXO8LG5V2M1SL.SMALL.jpg roznerd If you are just getting into microcontrollers there's alot to know as you have likely found out. There's alot of good online tutorials for the Atmel AVR's and chances are you have see a few of those by now. I recently got into microcontrollers and didn't know jack about it. I wanted to have some ear...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2010 08:59:09 PST