Instructables: exploring - technology - sensors - make - popular Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:11:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a continuity tester
How to make a continuity tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> MODDEDbyBACTERIA I have two multimeters; one which gives a reading but no audible beep when the contacts are made, and the other multimeter which is broken but works for continuity testing, however doesn't always beep if the level it reads isn't quite high enough. I wanted something more reliable! A continuity tes...

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Tue, 2 Mar 2010 09:03:18 PST
DIY Touch Sensor
DIY Touch Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> giladlotan This is a short instructable on how to use the Qprox IC (QT113G) as a touch sensor. Using this IC, you can essentially turn any object into a touch switch. This simple circuit may be hooked up to a microcontroller (in this case I used the MAKE controller board). Gather all the necessary parts 1....
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Tue, 13 Nov 2007 18:34:20 PST
Tilt Sensor Tutorial
Tilt Sensor Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> adafruit What is a tilt sensor? Tilt sensors allow you to detect orientation or inclination. They are small, inexpensive, low-power and easy-to-use. If used properly, they will not wear out. Their simplicity makes them popular for toys, gadgets and appliances. Sometimes they are referred to as "mercury swi...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2009 09:31:02 PDT