Instructables: exploring - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 May 2016 16:45:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 CAPTIVE NUTS AND MORE IN 3D PRINTING http://www.instructables.com/id/CAPTIVE-NUTS-AND-MORE-IN-3D-PRINTING/
CAPTIVE NUTS AND MORE IN 3D PRINTING - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4SQ/IOVR9Y72/FXCP4SQIOVR9Y72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4SQ/IOVR9Y72/FXCP4SQIOVR9Y72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4SQ/IOVR9Y72/FXCP4SQIOVR9Y72.SMALL.jpg theGHIZmo Embedding metal object inside 3D Printed parts is certainly a practice that solve several assembly problems and achieve an higher performance level of our printed objects in terms of: ease of use, clean look as well as higher strength to mechanical stress. The technique to create objects in this way...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 15:24:25 PDT
HumidorPi: A Smart Humidor On The Cheap with Raspberry Pi and Node-RED http://www.instructables.com/id/HumidorPi-a-Smart-Humidor-on-the-Cheap-With-Raspbe/
HumidorPi: A Smart Humidor On The Cheap with Raspberry Pi and Node-RED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/4C5A/IOT2YXAV/F8N4C5AIOT2YXAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/4C5A/IOT2YXAV/F8N4C5AIOT2YXAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/4C5A/IOT2YXAV/F8N4C5AIOT2YXAV.SMALL.jpg mindtesterdev This is how I modified a standard 100 Cigar humidor to provide constant humidity and temperature via WiFi.Features: Total cost around 125$ including 55$ for the unmodified humidor. You could do this cheaper. Web interface providing temperature and humidity reading RESTful API to provide readings t...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 09:19:57 PDT
Arduino Password Security System with magnetic door sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Password-Security-System-With-Magnetic-Doo/
Arduino Password Security System with magnetic door sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/87S4/IOVP4KXX/FWX87S4IOVP4KXX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/87S4/IOVP4KXX/FWX87S4IOVP4KXX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/87S4/IOVP4KXX/FWX87S4IOVP4KXX.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this Instructables guide I will show you how to make your own password security system by using the Arduino uno board and some magnetic door switches. I made my own circuit by using the ATmega328 micro controller but this is an optional step. In this guide I will help you to make it easily on bre...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 11:47:47 PDT
How to build a Quadcoptor. (NTM 28-30S 800kV 300W and Arducopter APM 2.6 & 6H GPS 3DR Radio and FlySky TH9X) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadcoptor-Using-NTM-28-30S-800kV-300W-and-Arducop/
How to build a Quadcoptor. (NTM 28-30S 800kV 300W and Arducopter APM 2.6 & 6H GPS 3DR Radio and FlySky TH9X) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/M3AO/IOU9R7X2/FWIM3AOIOU9R7X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/M3AO/IOU9R7X2/FWIM3AOIOU9R7X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/M3AO/IOU9R7X2/FWIM3AOIOU9R7X2.SMALL.jpg MithilR This is a tutorial about how to built a Quadcopter using NTM 28-30S 800kV 300W motors and Arducopter APM 2.6 & 6H GPS & 3DR Radio. I have tried to explain each step with a number of images. If you have any questions or comments please reply in comments or mail to rautmithil[at]gmail[dot]com. You can...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 03:20:24 PDT
Make your own Rocket Cannon - Shoot 3D Printed Rockets over 100 FEET! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Rocket-Cannon-Shoot-3D-Printed-Rocke/
Make your own Rocket Cannon - Shoot 3D Printed Rockets over 100 FEET! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/B30G/IOU9PZGV/FA4B30GIOU9PZGV.SMALL.jpg austiwawa In this Instructable I will be showing you how to make this really cool rocket cannon. The cannon is made up mostly of schedule 40 PVC and has a similar design to a potato gun. Not only does this cannon shoot rockets, but it will also shoot anything else that you can fit inside of the barrel. This ...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 21:28:30 PDT
DIY Record Player http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Record-Player/
DIY Record Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/EKPK/IOT2ZPOK/FKTEKPKIOT2ZPOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/EKPK/IOT2ZPOK/FKTEKPKIOT2ZPOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/EKPK/IOT2ZPOK/FKTEKPKIOT2ZPOK.SMALL.jpg mikeshorr117 This project costs around 20 dollars. Our materials were either 3D printed, bought at a lumber store or on amazon.com. Materials For the turntable, you will need:plywoodmotorbatterieswiresmall amplifierspeakerswooden rodsmagnets (rings)potentiameterphono-cartridge (needle)circular disk for a rec...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 10:27:47 PDT
3D Printed Orthosis Prototype (Not For Medical Use!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Orthosis-Prototype-Not-for-Medical-Use/
3D Printed Orthosis Prototype (Not For Medical Use!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/175D/IOSPEE2Y/F45175DIOSPEE2Y.SMALL.jpg ZMorph This 3D printed rehabilitation orthosis was developed and fitted to a specific person’s hand and probably won’t fit other people unless the source files are properly adjusted in 3D modeling software. ZMorph and Eliza Wrobel who designed this device are releasing these source files only for education...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 04:34:53 PDT
Coke Top Volume Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Top-Volume-Control/
Coke Top Volume Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/LYXB/IOSPCP7S/F8MLYXBIOSPCP7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/LYXB/IOSPCP7S/F8MLYXBIOSPCP7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/LYXB/IOSPCP7S/F8MLYXBIOSPCP7S.SMALL.jpg mxx I'm always looking for ways of reusing the plastic screw tops of soda bottles, as they've got a nice grip and seems perfect for use as some kind of knob. I've already published an instructable on how to use them for adjustment knobs in the workshop.Now I'd like to show you a cheap and easy way of us...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 18:42:44 PDT
Battery Eliminator http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Eliminator/
Battery Eliminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SMALL.jpg dreens Do you have an appliance that eats through batteries? Follow this instructable for a simple, quick and dirty trick to power it directly from an outlet! If you want to do something more intense, check out doncrush's Battery Eliminator from a recycled wall wart. I will focus on replacing a single D b...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 08:08:57 PDT
3D Printed Miniature Engine (Bottom End) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Miniature-Engine-Bottom-End/
3D Printed Miniature Engine (Bottom End) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/2VQ8/IOU9POG6/F282VQ8IOU9POG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/2VQ8/IOU9POG6/F282VQ8IOU9POG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F28/2VQ8/IOU9POG6/F282VQ8IOU9POG6.SMALL.jpg TunerFreak Today we'll look at a quick Instructable on how to print and assemble your very own miniature single cylinder engine. This model bottom end is easy to print and assemble, taking about 3 hours to build from start to finish, and makes an awesome desktop ornament, educational tool, or even just an inte...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 20:48:58 PDT
Spectrum - Geometric Pyramid of Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Spectrum-Geometric-Pyramid-of-Light/
Spectrum - Geometric Pyramid of Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/JZU2/IOSPE1DD/FN1JZU2IOSPE1DD.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Sure, you may have seen LED cubes - they are everywhere; even I made some. But have you seen an LED pyramid?!Spectrum is an easy to make, easy to use, and fun to look at pyramid that can glow in ANY COLOR IMAGINABLE!Put it on your desk, put it on your bedside table, put it on your shelf - put it any...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 01:53:33 PDT
Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Slider-2/
Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, today we will share with you our camera slider project. We have seen couple of projects here and there so we decided to give it a try and make our own. Note: This project was originally made by : Matt Requirements For this project we will need. 1- Wooden Dowel Rods ( 22mm diameter ,...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 02:36:47 PDT
Electric Fingerprint Lock- Arduino Compatiable http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Fingerprint-Lock-Arduino-Compatiable/
Electric Fingerprint Lock- Arduino Compatiable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/9ILV/IOT2Z7DJ/FJR9ILVIOT2Z7DJ.SMALL.jpg Elecrow Every company have several depatments, different jobs have different requirements. Recently, our financial officers has encountered some problems. Their paper files require high of confidentiality and security, some important information is stored in a drawer, but ordinary mechanical lock and unloc...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 02:51:53 PDT
Adjustable Z Probe for Bed Auto Leveling (i3 Prusa style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Z-Probe-for-Bed-Auto-Leveling-i3-Prusa-/
Adjustable Z Probe for Bed Auto Leveling (i3 Prusa style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/P22A/IOU9RUD9/FC5P22AIOU9RUD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/P22A/IOU9RUD9/FC5P22AIOU9RUD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/P22A/IOU9RUD9/FC5P22AIOU9RUD9.SMALL.jpg StefanoG Hello All,This is my third Instructable, and it is a close examination of another job that you can find here: From an Ikea Footstool to (Poang) 3D printer! With this probe you can easily add an Auto Bed-Leveling system to your i3 Prusa Rework style printer (link my Poang 3D)The Probe is Adjustable a...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:31:15 PDT
Acrylic record jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Record-Jukebox/
Acrylic record jukebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/MP2J/IOUBWNA9/FMSMP2JIOUBWNA9.SMALL.jpg tinkrmind I really like the idea of vinyls, cassettes and CD's because a physical thing is tied to a piece of music. I wanted to take this idea into mp3 players and that is how this project came to be. When you slide in an acrylic 'record' on the music player, it turns on, recognizes the record and starts pl...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:19:06 PDT
Building a Dishwasher from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Dishwasher-From-Scratch/
Building a Dishwasher from Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GTN2/IOU9QF20/F4EGTN2IOU9QF20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GTN2/IOU9QF20/F4EGTN2IOU9QF20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/GTN2/IOU9QF20/F4EGTN2IOU9QF20.SMALL.jpg Nateowami Admittedly, this probably wasn't the best first-time project. At the time I started it, I couldn't find anyone else who had attempted it. So it was kinda a crazy idea. And my family lets me try crazy stuff, p̶r̶o̶b̶a̶b̶l̶y̶ ̶b̶e̶c̶a̶u̶s̶e̶ ̶i̶t̶'̶s̶ ̶f̶u̶n̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶a̶t̶c̶h̶ ̶p̶e̶o̶p̶l̶e̶ ̶f̶a̶i̶l̶....
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:06:09 PDT
DIY $20 Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-20-Camera-Slider/
DIY $20 Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/NWU7/IOT2X61Q/FOKNWU7IOT2X61Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/NWU7/IOT2X61Q/FOKNWU7IOT2X61Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/NWU7/IOT2X61Q/FOKNWU7IOT2X61Q.SMALL.jpg Vloglife Camera sliders can be very expensive and if you have just splurged on a high quality video camera or other video and/or audio equipment you may not have the money for a professional slider.In this tutorial I will teach you how to build your own camera slider so you can experiment with a camera slide...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:46:48 PDT
LED Cloud Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cloud-Light/
LED Cloud Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/WS8S/IOT2X62W/FZJWS8SIOT2X62W.SMALL.jpg KatyJessica16 This bright and versatile cloud light can be large or small, color changing or white, and hung from the ceiling or stand alone! Made mainly from paper lanterns and cotton batting, the cloud is easy to assemble and lightweight. Lights are small and battery operated so that the cloud may be hung from ...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:45:02 PDT
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Kinetic-Scupture-SUPER-FUN/
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SMALL.jpg rafma This is a fun kinetic sculpture that spins and looks super duper cool.Hope you enjoy this easy tutorial on how to make it! Draw the Blades The first thing you're going to have to do it draw the blades for each piece. There are 16 total. For our project we drew only one on the computer, flipped th...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:29:25 PDT
Automated Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Greenhouse/
Automated Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SMALL.jpg ViDes We decided to design a greenhouse as subject for our electronic project. The goal was to regulate the temperature inside the greenhouse thanks a lamp, a servomotor to open a window and a PC fan. We wanted to maintain a quite constant level of soil moisture with a pump and to receive temperature, soi...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:02:13 PDT
LIFE http://www.instructables.com/id/LIFE-3/
LIFE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/Q8KO/IOSPBRZD/FG5Q8KOIOSPBRZD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/Q8KO/IOSPBRZD/FG5Q8KOIOSPBRZD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/Q8KO/IOSPBRZD/FG5Q8KOIOSPBRZD.SMALL.jpg NoahH30 Sometimes life just slaps you right in the face. My physics partner and I have created this kinetic sculpture in an effort to represent this abstract phenomenon in an equally abstract artistic medium. The materials To recreate this artistic masterpiece, you will need:-one head (fake or real, per...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:49:05 PDT
Converting a TowerPro MG995 Servo to a Linear Actuator http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-a-TowerPro-MG995-Servo-to-a-Linear-Actu/
Converting a TowerPro MG995 Servo to a Linear Actuator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OUX7/IOT2WS8O/F1WOUX7IOT2WS8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OUX7/IOT2WS8O/F1WOUX7IOT2WS8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/OUX7/IOT2WS8O/F1WOUX7IOT2WS8O.SMALL.jpg daniel_mittelman This instructable teaches how to convert a digital servo, specifically the TowerPro MG995 (however it should work to some degree with other servos), into a fully controllable linear actuator, converting its angular motion into linear motion. The length of the arm's extension is virtually unrestricte...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 08:11:11 PDT
Rainbow Bike Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Bike-Lights/
Rainbow Bike Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/2ZQB/IOSP8O3Z/FFF2ZQBIOSP8O3Z.SMALL.jpg mr_fid Take one old bike and see what happens when you put lights in the wheels!This was a little experiment I tried with the help of my 12 year old niece Lydia and my much (much) older Sister Trish. The circuit Basically I wanted to treat myself to a new bike and so had no use for my old one (other tha...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 00:42:55 PDT
MeArm Color Chip Sorter http://www.instructables.com/id/MeArm-Color-Chip-Sorter/
MeArm Color Chip Sorter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/A19Z/IOSP8YRW/FHRA19ZIOSP8YRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/A19Z/IOSP8YRW/FHRA19ZIOSP8YRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/A19Z/IOSP8YRW/FHRA19ZIOSP8YRW.SMALL.jpg botdemy In this Instructables, we’ll build an automated color chip sorter using a meArm robot arm and a TCS3200 color sensor. This is part of my intermediate level curriculum for middle and high school students at my robotics workshop. MeArm is an excellent educational tool to teach students about mechatron...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 01:56:00 PDT
TRON BIKE WHEEL LED http://www.instructables.com/id/TRON-BIKE-WHEEL-LED/
TRON BIKE WHEEL LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/L7LB/IOT2XV3P/FRWL7LBIOT2XV3P.SMALL.jpg Raulables INTRODUCTION This guide aims to address the need for a visible, funny bike and make you feel safe when driving at night.For convenience of order and organization has decided to make into a Word document, convert it to PDF and upload as images to make use of all the tools provided by the Wo...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 02:18:54 PDT
Vision: A Torch For The Visually Impaired http://www.instructables.com/id/Vision-a-Torch-for-the-Visually-Impaired/
Vision: A Torch For The Visually Impaired - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/7VDK/IOSP9RPC/F5R7VDKIOSP9RPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/7VDK/IOSP9RPC/F5R7VDKIOSP9RPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/7VDK/IOSP9RPC/F5R7VDKIOSP9RPC.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Vision is a torch shaped device to help blind people navigate with greater comfort, speed and confidence, whilst making use of ultrasonic waves to detect nearby obstacles and to notify the user through vibrations and beeps of a buzzer. The idea was inspired from bats, who also use sound waves of hig...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 03:51:28 PDT
DIY SmartPhone Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SmartPhone-Ring-Light/
DIY SmartPhone Ring Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5XPR/IOT2VMY4/F815XPRIOT2VMY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5XPR/IOT2VMY4/F815XPRIOT2VMY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F81/5XPR/IOT2VMY4/F815XPRIOT2VMY4.SMALL.jpg Maxwell Slatten Although I usually do all photography/video work on a dslr, I wanted an easy way to light my subject evenly with my smartphone. This ring light is super easy to build and requires very few materials. You'll be able to complete this project in under half an hour. Hope you enjoy! Tools and Materials...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 18:05:33 PDT
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-Control-Mount-and-120-VAC-Connection/
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SMALL.jpg truwebs The purpose of this Instructable is to show how to fabricate a mount and connect an AC Traffic Light Control Board.Please VOTE. Beyond Comfort Zone!This is my first time installing a pre-built control board of any type and retrofitting a traffic light in this manner. Also, my first time working wit...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 22:02:27 PDT
5 Design of Laser Cut Cases for 5 Popular Platforms http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Design-of-Laser-Cut-Cases-for-5-Popular-Platform/
5 Design of Laser Cut Cases for 5 Popular Platforms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/UB8I/IOT2U7QW/FCBUB8IIOT2U7QW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/UB8I/IOT2U7QW/FCBUB8IIOT2U7QW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/UB8I/IOT2U7QW/FCBUB8IIOT2U7QW.SMALL.jpg Seeed Studio When the first bought my Raspberry Pi, I was told -- “Never put it in your bag or pocket without protections.” I didn’t listen. I put it in my bag with some other boards. Then, when I took it out, I saw the pins bent and scratches all over the surface of the board. That is how I ruined my first prec...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 23:33:41 PDT
HIH4000 Humidity ,Hygrometer sensor tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/HIH4000-Humidity-Hygrometer-Sensor-Tutorial/
HIH4000 Humidity ,Hygrometer sensor tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/UUGA/IOT2WM1F/FGBUUGAIOT2WM1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/UUGA/IOT2WM1F/FGBUUGAIOT2WM1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/UUGA/IOT2WM1F/FGBUUGAIOT2WM1F.SMALL.jpg geekrex The HIH-4000 Series Humidity Sensors are designed specifically for high efficient humidity sensing by honeywell.It has a good linear voltage output which cna be connected to a mcu . With a typical current draw of only 200 µA, the HIH-4000 Series is often ideally suited for low drain, battery operate...
By: geekrex

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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:36:53 PDT
3D Printed RC Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-RC-Tank/
3D Printed RC Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/6DIU/IOT2UTD8/FWJ6DIUIOT2UTD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/6DIU/IOT2UTD8/FWJ6DIUIOT2UTD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/6DIU/IOT2UTD8/FWJ6DIUIOT2UTD8.SMALL.jpg iantgray Have you ever wanted to have an RC tank? This one is almost fully 3D printed, so if you have access to a 3D printer, you can build it! It is very easy to construct and once it is running, it is awesome! Please vote in the 3D printing contest! The Parts First, you'll need the parts. You will need:...
By: iantgray

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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:41:38 PDT
Flower Artist http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Artist/
Flower Artist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/T15P/IOT2W4UF/F33T15PIOT2W4UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/T15P/IOT2W4UF/F33T15PIOT2W4UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/T15P/IOT2W4UF/F33T15PIOT2W4UF.SMALL.jpg OWENlab The challange is to create an interface to allow interaction from phisical object to virtual 3D model.I'm passionate of 3D printing and I'm spending time to investigate new types of materials like paste extruding. Especially in clay, 3d print is very important being able to design to avoid hoverhang...
By: OWENlab

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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:24:29 PDT
Easy, affordable way (guide) to homemade RC car. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Affordable-Way-guide-to-Homemade-RC-Car/
Easy, affordable way (guide) to homemade RC car. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/DSO3/IOT2WGLO/FO3DSO3IOT2WGLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/DSO3/IOT2WGLO/FO3DSO3IOT2WGLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/DSO3/IOT2WGLO/FO3DSO3IOT2WGLO.SMALL.jpg kkedar Hi everyone./* THIS IS MY FIRST INSTRUCTABLE. SO BE GENTLE WITH ME. I AM BIG FAN OF INSTRUCTABLE FROM A LONG TIME, IT HELPED ME LOT. NOW POSTING MY OWN SO IT MAY HELP OTHER READERS LIKE ME. PLEASE GIVE ME SUGGESTIONS .I WANT KNOWLEDGE FROM EVERYONE TO IMPROVE MY WORK.*/In this instructable I’m going...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 06:01:30 PDT
Solar Powered Refrigerator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Refrigerator/
Solar Powered Refrigerator! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is an after the fact implementation of how I power my refrigerator from the sun. This off grid system has been working great since may 2013. It is truly reassuring to know my groceries are safely stored regardless of utility power.I have fulfilled the electrical code requirements (NFPA 70, TTS-...
By: Mjtrinihobby

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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:53:32 PDT
Flag E-mail Notifier Using Intel-Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Flag-E-mail-Notifier-Using-Intel-Edison/
Flag E-mail Notifier Using Intel-Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SMALL.jpg Akashbabu39 In this project, we will see how to make a physical Mail-Notifier using Intel EdisonThis project is supported by BAL-IoTLAB(www.iotlab.in)Components Required: 1. Intel Edison with Arduino base board - as the main processor : https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13097 2. Servo motor : https://www.spa...
By: Akashbabu39

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Sun, 29 May 2016 19:23:04 PDT
3D Printed button, Low budget & super easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Button-Low-Budget-Super-Easy/
3D Printed button, Low budget & super easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SMALL.jpg Mr_MdR For different projects I needed many cheap buttons. Tact switches are cheap; but not always handy since they can be too small, have pointing legs etc. Therefore I decided to invest some time in designing a button witch is easy to make, (and also fast to make), doesn't cost a dime and consist only of...
By: Mr_MdR

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Sun, 29 May 2016 16:01:38 PDT
DIY Lego Orrery (Star Wars Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lego-Orrery-Star-Wars-Style/
DIY Lego Orrery (Star Wars Style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/RV90/IOSU8OFL/FBDRV90IOSU8OFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/RV90/IOSU8OFL/FBDRV90IOSU8OFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/RV90/IOSU8OFL/FBDRV90IOSU8OFL.SMALL.jpg lego_orrery For all Star Wars fans or those who are interested in a Physics project, here is a DIY Lego Orrery, a mechanical model of the solar system. The orrery will bring to attention some physics concepts such as centripetal force and gravitational rotation. The Star Wars theme will be incorporated in the p...
By: lego_orrery

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Sun, 29 May 2016 15:00:45 PDT
Compact Spooling Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-Spooling-Machine/
Compact Spooling Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NZJU/IOT2TLG3/F4SNZJUIOT2TLG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NZJU/IOT2TLG3/F4SNZJUIOT2TLG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/NZJU/IOT2TLG3/F4SNZJUIOT2TLG3.SMALL.jpg clintonell001 This Compact Spooling Machine was designed primarily for spooling 3D printer filaments.However, it can be adapted to spool or curl other materials like wire or rope.Most of the parts are 3D printed.LIST OF PARTS1. Spooler frame2. Spool base3. Spool top4. Spool coupler (x2)5. ...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 14:52:57 PDT
Reverse Engineer RF Remote Controller for IoT! http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Engineer-RF-Remote-Controller-for-IoT/
Reverse Engineer RF Remote Controller for IoT! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/T8H2/IOSP5UWP/F1RT8H2IOSP5UWP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/T8H2/IOSP5UWP/F1RT8H2IOSP5UWP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/T8H2/IOSP5UWP/F1RT8H2IOSP5UWP.SMALL.jpg veggiebenz In this instructable, you will learn how to reverse engineer Radio Frequency (RF) remotes and how to implement in a very cheap WiFi enabled computer, the Node MCU. Using this technique you can IoT enable older appliances and devices!I purchased this Harbor Breeze Kingsbury fan a while back. While ...
By: veggiebenz

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Sun, 29 May 2016 13:14:23 PDT
DIY vacuum chamber for experiments http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vacuum-Chamber-for-Experiments/
DIY vacuum chamber for experiments - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/Z8I1/IORH4Y4Q/FOOZ8I1IORH4Y4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/Z8I1/IORH4Y4Q/FOOZ8I1IORH4Y4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/Z8I1/IORH4Y4Q/FOOZ8I1IORH4Y4Q.SMALL.jpg AlexGyver Aloha! In this instructable I want to tell you how to make a vacuum chamber and a vacuum pump for this chamber to carry on some crazy experiments!Also I made the video, and at the first half of it I will show some crazy experiments in vacuum, and at the next half I will show how to make a pump and a...
By: AlexGyver

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Sun, 29 May 2016 03:30:40 PDT
DJI Monitor Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/DJI-Monitor-Shade/
DJI Monitor Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1H3P/IOO5LW3I/FDI1H3PIOO5LW3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1H3P/IOO5LW3I/FDI1H3PIOO5LW3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/1H3P/IOO5LW3I/FDI1H3PIOO5LW3I.SMALL.jpg entomophile I love my DJI Phantom 4 but trying to fly in the sun can be a problem. Even with the screen brightness turned all the way up, the image can wash out on a sunny day making it difficult to see where you are flying. DJI offers a monitor shade that you can purchase but you can easily make one. This s...
By: entomophile

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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:01:07 PDT
Make Your Own Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Boombox/
Make Your Own Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to create a Boombox that mainly consists of a car radio, salvaged speakers and two 12V lead acid batteries. This upgraded version is louder and lighter than my previous Boombox and can play its tunes up to 9 hours continuously. Let's get started! Watch the video...
By: GreatScottLab

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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:50:30 PDT
Turn Off Any Electric Lamp by Your Mouth Blowing http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Off-Any-Electric-Lamp-by-Your-Mouth-Blowing/
Turn Off Any Electric Lamp by Your Mouth Blowing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/N0TL/IOSP4U6S/F6CN0TLIOSP4U6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/N0TL/IOSP4U6S/F6CN0TLIOSP4U6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/N0TL/IOSP4U6S/F6CN0TLIOSP4U6S.SMALL.jpg taifur Can you imagine, you can turn off a light bulb by mouth blowing just like you blow out a candle? In this instructables I will show you how you can do this very easily. I think you will enjoy it. How it works: I will use humidity sensor to implement the project. Humidity of mouth blowing is greater...
By: taifur

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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:31:39 PDT
How to Make a Podium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Podium/
How to Make a Podium - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/XHGE/IORPZPV6/FN2XHGEIORPZPV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/XHGE/IORPZPV6/FN2XHGEIORPZPV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/XHGE/IORPZPV6/FN2XHGEIORPZPV6.SMALL.jpg FABLABJubail Hey guys, today we will be designing and making a custom podium using couple of 2D and 3D software. We will use a CNC machine and MDF wood to make and build our podium.This Projects was made by the team of FABLAB Jubail Requirements For this project we will need:MDF or plywood wood (12mm).Wood g...
By: FABLABJubail

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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:32:31 PDT
FPV 250 class racing drone http://www.instructables.com/id/FPV-250-Class-Racing-Drone/
FPV 250 class racing drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/76JC/IORPZYNW/FUW76JCIORPZYNW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/76JC/IORPZYNW/FUW76JCIORPZYNW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/76JC/IORPZYNW/FUW76JCIORPZYNW.SMALL.jpg VitalyP3 Hello everyone. I suggest you an instruction on how to build your 250 class racing quadrocopter.This instruction is for those who wants to self-assemble their racing quad, but does not know what components to choose to start with. Of course I set my personal opinion, and you can change what you thin...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 08:27:48 PDT
Control your Home appliances with TV Remote!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Home-Appliances-With-TV-Remote/
Control your Home appliances with TV Remote!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/Q70Y/IORQ04H3/FGNQ70YIORQ04H3.SMALL.jpg Yavnik Watch the project output video here.I've found that some people are very lazy to stand up go to the board and press the switch to turn on light or fan or any other appliance but Hey!,Now there is an easier solution. Now you can turn on or off any appliance with just your TV remote. In this instructa...
By: Yavnik

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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:57:02 PDT
DIY - How to Use the Arduino Uno to Send an Email, SMS and Make a Voice Call http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-Use-the-Arduino-Uno-to-Send-an-Email-SM/
DIY - How to Use the Arduino Uno to Send an Email, SMS and Make a Voice Call - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/8546/IOQF9ENI/FVQ8546IOQF9ENI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/8546/IOQF9ENI/FVQ8546IOQF9ENI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/8546/IOQF9ENI/FVQ8546IOQF9ENI.SMALL.jpg emmanuel.ani Wondering how to send emails via your Arduino Uno? Don't worry .... This tutorial video will enlighten you on the step by step process to send emails, SMS messages as well as make voice call using the 3G/GPRS shield by libelium Communication.Enjoy Guyz!!!!!!! Components Needed for this Project 1....
By: emmanuel.ani

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Sat, 28 May 2016 19:09:14 PDT
Simple Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Quadcopter/
Simple Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/THGI/IORESYXS/FOWTHGIIORESYXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/THGI/IORESYXS/FOWTHGIIORESYXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/THGI/IORESYXS/FOWTHGIIORESYXS.SMALL.jpg mr_fid Really simple and strong quadcopter, using common A2212 brushless motors and simple 30A ESC. For a while now i have been making complex and detailed models, so i thought it was about time to make a simple quad. and the real reason is that i am still learning how to fly! so this simple easy to repair...
By: mr_fid

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Sat, 28 May 2016 21:20:23 PDT
Arduino IR Home Automation v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IR-Home-Automarion/
Arduino IR Home Automation v1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TD2D/IORGZS3O/F20TD2DIORGZS3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TD2D/IORGZS3O/F20TD2DIORGZS3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/TD2D/IORGZS3O/F20TD2DIORGZS3O.SMALL.jpg Hey Dave IR Remote is a Controller is a wireless controller in some electronics such as TV, DVD Player and other home appliances.IR Remote send digitally-coded pulses of infrared radiation to control functions such as power, volume, tuning, temperature set point, fan speed, or other features. but in this pro...
By: Hey Dave

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Sat, 28 May 2016 21:13:17 PDT
Building The Go Drone Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Go-Drone-Version-2/
Building The Go Drone Version 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/8QII/IORH1ZO7/F6Q8QIIIORH1ZO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/8QII/IORH1ZO7/F6Q8QIIIORH1ZO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/8QII/IORH1ZO7/F6Q8QIIIORH1ZO7.SMALL.jpg Drews View Hello, this is my first instructable, so don't expect this to be too perfect. If you liked it, give me some feedback! Oh and Vote for me in the "make it fly" contest! As it stands now, this instructable is pretty vague, and I plan to add more pictures and details on how its built soon to make it mor...
By: Drews View

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Sat, 28 May 2016 21:01:14 PDT