Instructables: exploring - technology - remote-control - ir http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:45:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Reverse Engineering: RGB LED Bulb with IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Engineering-RGB-LED-Bulb-with-IR-remote/
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By: chr

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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 10:51:00 PDT
IR battle conversion for RC Tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-battle-conversion-for-RC-Tanks/
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By: Oracus

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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:35:44 PST
Speech Controlled IR Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Speech-Controlled-IR-Remote/
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By: mharrison6

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Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:37:26 PST
TV Remote Controlled Car http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-Controlled-Car/
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By: kschroeter

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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:30:43 PST
IR Receiver for remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Receiver-for-remote-control/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/E8CG/H7QCU11R/FT2E8CGH7QCU11R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/E8CG/H7QCU11R/FT2E8CGH7QCU11R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/E8CG/H7QCU11R/FT2E8CGH7QCU11R.SMALL.jpg Nader_bhs This project is based on a micro-controller PIC16F84, I added a relay 5vDC in this receiver  to switch on or to switch off a light from a remote control.
By: Nader_bhs

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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 15:54:30 PDT
IR Remote Control Repeater http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Repeater/
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By: Dardaro

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Thu, 2 Aug 2012 18:12:53 PDT
See Infrared LED Light with an iPhone 4... http://www.instructables.com/id/See-Infrared-LED-Light-with-an-iPhone-4/
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By: TechShopJim

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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:23:58 PDT
Nunchuk-controlled Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Nunchuk-controlled-Helicopter/
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By: a1r

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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:43:05 PDT
Turn any IR remote control to a wireless control ON/OFF switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-IR-remote-control-to-a-wireless-control-O/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 19:14:10 PDT
IR USB http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-USB/
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By: arthurb

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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 12:57:43 PDT
Control Your TV with Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-TV-with-Your-Phone/
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By: Gadget Gangster

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Tue, 7 Sep 2010 08:58:58 PDT
IRK! Infrared Remote Controlled USB Keyboard Without Keys http://www.instructables.com/id/IRK-Infrared-Remote-Controlled-USB-Keyboard/
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By: simplicio

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Wed, 30 Jun 2010 01:22:03 PDT
IR Remote Control Signal Capture and Visualization http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Signal-Capture-and-Visualization/
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By: øPossum

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Tue, 26 May 2009 04:29:56 PDT
Remote Control Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Power-Strip/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2009 14:24:59 PST
Universal IR Remote Power Switch for PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-IR-Remote-Power-Switch-for-PC/
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By: TimHepner

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Wed, 27 Jun 2007 16:13:21 PDT
Double the Range of Your TV-B-Gone http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-the-Range-of-Your-TV-B-Gone/
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By: mitch

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Thu, 19 Apr 2007 23:39:45 PDT
Universal IR Remote Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-IR-Remote-Switch/
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By: TimHepner

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Wed, 24 Jan 2007 11:51:55 PST