Instructables: exploring - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Jul 2016 13:48:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hacking Skelito, a Talking Skeleton http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Talking-Skeleton/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:17:30 PDT
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Guide-for-Buying-LEDs-on-E-Bay-Part-TWO/
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SMALL.jpg Vyger I wrote "A guide for Buying LED's on E Bay" almost a year ago. At that time I thought that I might just add a few new things as I came across them and do an update of it now and then. But since then I have found so much new stuff, and finally some of it really good stuff, that I thought I should ju...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:43:43 PDT
Simplest High Frequency PWM with NE555 http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-High-Frequency-PWM-With-NE555/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 03:20:07 PDT
Build Your Own Battery Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Battery-Power-Supply/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:06:45 PDT
Homemade Tripod Wedge for SCT telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tripod-Wedge-for-SCT-Telescope/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:47:37 PDT
Raspberry Pi, 7 Inch Display and LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-7-Inch-Display-and-LEDs/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 06:10:38 PDT
Controlling a Servo With Ultrasonic Sensor Signal Using Arduino ( Automated Gate System ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-Servo-With-Ultrasonic-Sensor-Signal-/
Controlling a Servo With Ultrasonic Sensor Signal Using Arduino ( Automated Gate System ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/TSM0/IQ2KDPZN/F9UTSM0IQ2KDPZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/TSM0/IQ2KDPZN/F9UTSM0IQ2KDPZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/TSM0/IQ2KDPZN/F9UTSM0IQ2KDPZN.SMALL.jpg FABLABJubail In this project we will simulate an automated parking gateby using an ultrasonic sensor to open and close the gate if a specific distance is achieved, and we will use ( EPILOG LASER ) the laser CNC to build our structure Hardware Ultrasonic sensor Arduino uno Microcontroller Servo motor Jumper...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:08:30 PDT
Flappyduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Flappyduino/
Flappyduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/C1V5/IQ2MHUOX/FPEC1V5IQ2MHUOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/C1V5/IQ2MHUOX/FPEC1V5IQ2MHUOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/C1V5/IQ2MHUOX/FPEC1V5IQ2MHUOX.SMALL.jpg PT1ATE Flappyduino es el videojuego que fue muy exitoso, para este proyecto se utilizo el código fuente del mismo juego, mas adelante dejare el link del github para que descarguen los archivos y puedan crear un videojuego como este.La surgió después de ir a un evento y ver algo similar, es un Kinect muy ec...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:15:34 PDT
full spectrum/IR camera conversion, canon sx50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-SpectrumIR-Camera-Conversion-Canon-Sx50/
full spectrum/IR camera conversion, canon sx50 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/4UL5/IQ2MHYVL/FB04UL5IQ2MHYVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/4UL5/IQ2MHYVL/FB04UL5IQ2MHYVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/4UL5/IQ2MHYVL/FB04UL5IQ2MHYVL.SMALL.jpg that guy who make stuff I originally saw this type of photography on youtube and so i looked into doing it myself, at first it seemed relatively easy, that was until i realized that the exposure times were 4-10 seconds to get a decent shot. this was not really practical for some of the shots i wanted to take so i did some ...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:41:45 PDT
Arduino Light-Up Musical Staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Up-Musical-Staff/
Arduino Light-Up Musical Staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/15PZ/IQ2KDVJM/FJL15PZIQ2KDVJM.SMALL.jpg katgiltner In this project, you'll use two Arduino RedBoards to create a musical staff that illuminates when notes are played. Gather Materials For this project, you will need:- two Sparkfun Inventor's Kits- Extra jumper wires (two per button, three per LED, two per buzzer, plus several more for linking boa...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:20:02 PDT
ROLLING DISPLAY USING LED MATRIX http://www.instructables.com/id/ROLLING-DISPLAY-USING-LED-MATRIX/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:12:50 PDT
Glow in the Dark Gear Tray - Kingdom Death Monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-Dark-Gear-Tray-Kingdom-Death-Monster/
Glow in the Dark Gear Tray - Kingdom Death Monster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RTM4/IQ2KEA4L/FEBRTM4IQ2KEA4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RTM4/IQ2KEA4L/FEBRTM4IQ2KEA4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/RTM4/IQ2KEA4L/FEBRTM4IQ2KEA4L.SMALL.jpg ash_doge Recently one of my friends got an awesome game called Kingdom Death: Monster! If you don't know, KDM is a cooperative board game that's really fun to play. There are some really cool figures in this game, and I wanted to try and make a better gear tray (where you keep all of your armor and weapons...
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:11:08 PDT
Automatic prosthetic arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Prosthetic-Arm/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:06:29 PDT
River Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/River-Cam/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 06:08:43 PDT
Azkaban Prison Mugshots http://www.instructables.com/id/Azkaban-Prison-Mugshots/
Azkaban Prison Mugshots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GATS/IQ2MI7GT/F1YGATSIQ2MI7GT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GATS/IQ2MI7GT/F1YGATSIQ2MI7GT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/GATS/IQ2MI7GT/F1YGATSIQ2MI7GT.SMALL.jpg DannyM28 Here you will learn how to make some awesome looking Azkaban mugshots. If you like this instructable, remember to give me your vote!At a Harry Potter party last year, I took photos of my guests and turned them into some nice Azkaban mugshots. I've included the number plates and the template needed ...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:25 PDT
DIY Raspberry Pi 3 Gaming Station http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Raspberry-Pi-3-Gaming-Station/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:27:59 PDT
Make a Buzy Susan from a damaged turntable http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Buzy-Susan-From-a-Damaged-Turntable/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:05:32 PDT
RC Fireworks Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Fireworks-Truck/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:29:10 PDT
Extract FREE Silver From Relay Contacts | Where to Find Them? http://www.instructables.com/id/Extract-FREE-Silver-From-Relay-Contacts-Where-to-F/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:14:40 PDT
Make a quadcop with a wireless camera!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Quadcop-With-a-Wireless-Camera/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:43:39 PDT
Let's Make Arduino Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-Arduino-Music/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:05:17 PDT
3D Printed Marble Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Marble-Maze/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:27:01 PDT
Obstacle Avoiding Robot using ultrasonic with evive (Arduino powered embedded platform) http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-Using-Ultrasonic-With-Eviv/
Obstacle Avoiding Robot using ultrasonic with evive (Arduino powered embedded platform) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/BYVT/IQ171ITG/F63BYVTIQ171ITG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/BYVT/IQ171ITG/F63BYVTIQ171ITG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/BYVT/IQ171ITG/F63BYVTIQ171ITG.SMALL.jpg evivetoolkit We have built an obstacle avoiding robot using evive. Unlike others, we have mounted our ultrasonic sensor on a servo. So after detecting a collision, the robot analyses which direction is the best to go using distance at various angles from ultrasonic sensor.Components Used: evive Two...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:44:28 PDT
Desk Foot Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Foot-Hammock/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:58:53 PDT
Ping Pong Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-Launcher/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:07:16 PDT
Arduino controlled power supply source http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Power-Supply-Source/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:19:42 PDT
LED Smartphone Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Smartphone-Dock/
LED Smartphone Dock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3J2W/IQ171KRT/FMF3J2WIQ171KRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3J2W/IQ171KRT/FMF3J2WIQ171KRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/3J2W/IQ171KRT/FMF3J2WIQ171KRT.SMALL.jpg AngeloJack I'll be making a dock for my smarthphone. It consists of a box made of plexiglass so I can use a led light to light it up from the inside. I made this at the Fablab at Hogeschool Rotterdam. What you'll need: Arduino A bright LED lightA sheet of plexiglass + tools to cut itA hinge for the backd...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:49:08 PDT
Mousetrap Powered Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mousetrap-Powered-Boat/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:57:15 PDT
Backdrop roller and pulley system http://www.instructables.com/id/Backdrop-Roller-and-Pulley-System/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:49:29 PDT
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bauhaus-Desk-Lamp/
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What inspired me? This was my first projects when I started at my college in September. I came up with so many designed which were related to my favourite design movement, Bauhaus. If you didn't know, Bauhaus is or was a German arts school. It was closed during the second world war as it didn't port...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:29:55 PDT
Oil Can Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Oil-Can-Guitar/
Oil Can Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RZ4K/IPZMOUMH/FTWRZ4KIPZMOUMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RZ4K/IPZMOUMH/FTWRZ4KIPZMOUMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/RZ4K/IPZMOUMH/FTWRZ4KIPZMOUMH.SMALL.jpg James B warren I decide to do this project when i first saw people doing them in Africa just for something to play around with. i also saw you could buy them so went to see how much they were which came up to be about £150 to £300 plus as there pretty unique.Now me being a poor apprentice engineer who had just fin...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:49:12 PDT
Creating and Cutting Designs for the Carvey http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-and-Cutting-Designs-for-the-Carvey/
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:52:45 PDT
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-NeoPixle-WS2812-RGB-LED/
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ]In this Instructable, we will explore about the addressable RGB LED (WS2812 ) or popularly known as Adafruit NeoPixel. NeoPixel is a family of rings, strips, boards & sticks of pulsing, colourful miniature LEDs. These are chainable from one to the next so you can power and program a l...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:28:47 PDT
Who is at the coffee machine? Facial Recognition using Raspberry Pi, OpenCV and Sigfox http://www.instructables.com/id/Who-Is-at-the-Coffee-Machine-Facial-Recognition-Us/
Who is at the coffee machine? Facial Recognition using Raspberry Pi, OpenCV and Sigfox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/9ZZ3/IQ14ZFT4/FE19ZZ3IQ14ZFT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/9ZZ3/IQ14ZFT4/FE19ZZ3IQ14ZFT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/9ZZ3/IQ14ZFT4/FE19ZZ3IQ14ZFT4.SMALL.jpg luisomoreau IntroductionHave you ever wonder how facial recognition works? Have you heard of Sigfox? Do you like Raspberries?In this tutorial we will see how to develop a prototype using a Raspberry Pi to recognize faces with OpenCV and send the Id of the recognized people through Sigfox Network.Who am IMy name...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:02:50 PDT
WiFi Stunt Car http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Stunt-Car/
WiFi Stunt Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/P2K9/IPZRNH81/F9BP2K9IPZRNH81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/P2K9/IPZRNH81/F9BP2K9IPZRNH81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/P2K9/IPZRNH81/F9BP2K9IPZRNH81.SMALL.jpg a1r Welcome to my fourth instructable (since a looong time) !This one is about modifying a Stunt (or reversible/rugged) RC car to be able to be controlled by an Android device via wi-fi.The RC car that will be used in this instructable is a chinese rugged reversible ''stunt'' car. It is radio controlled...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:52:10 PDT
#DIY# Tiny Arduino(without Crystal) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduinowithout-Crystal/
#DIY# Tiny Arduino(without Crystal) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR It is easy to program a Attiny ! just follow these simple steps...! you will do it in less than 30mins. About Attiny 85 The high-performance, low-power Atmel 8-bit AVR RISC-based microcontroller combines 8KB ISP flash memory, 512B EEPROM, 512-Byte SRAM, 6 general purpose I/O lines, 32 general pur...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:51:01 PDT
Smartphone Flexible Mount for Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Flexible-Mount-for-Bike/
Smartphone Flexible Mount for Bike - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N75K/IPZPJY2W/FUYN75KIPZPJY2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N75K/IPZPJY2W/FUYN75KIPZPJY2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N75K/IPZPJY2W/FUYN75KIPZPJY2W.SMALL.jpg SoniaVerdu Designed to be placed in handlebar stem bike. Or in other places where you think fit of tube diameter is between 2.5 cm to 3.2 cmIt works with a variety of sizes of smartphone. Print it To print it: download file No need to add any additional support.Shell Thinckness: 1.2 mm Fill density: 15% ...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:38:49 PDT
Arduino/Easy Driver Animation Control Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoEasy-Driver-Animation-Control-Board/
Arduino/Easy Driver Animation Control Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/IJR5/IPZMO03H/FSLIJR5IPZMO03H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/IJR5/IPZMO03H/FSLIJR5IPZMO03H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/IJR5/IPZMO03H/FSLIJR5IPZMO03H.SMALL.jpg WisarUK This instructable serves two purposes relative to assembly and use of an Animation Control Board (or PCB). The PCB is a spin off from my project to create an N-Scale Drawbridge that is functional and driven by an Arduino paired with an Easy Driver. This instructable is one of three covering the a...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:40:46 PDT
3d printed Hubble Telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Hubble-Telescope/
3d printed Hubble Telescope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/DQT5/IPZROLAF/FI7DQT5IPZROLAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/DQT5/IPZROLAF/FI7DQT5IPZROLAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/DQT5/IPZROLAF/FI7DQT5IPZROLAF.SMALL.jpg KF-reprap In this instructable I am gonna explain to you how to 3d print the Hubble space Telescope.You will need the following things:- a 3d printer (you can also order parts with me throug this link: https://www.3dhubs.com/turnhout/hubs/kfreprap)- small tools like a knife and some pliers- a strong kind of g...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:22:09 PDT
IRToWebThingy: IR remote to WiFi adapter with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IRToWebThingy-IR-Remote-to-WiFi-Adapter-With-ESP82/
IRToWebThingy: IR remote to WiFi adapter with ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/PPJV/IPZMNXGH/FVQPPJVIPZMNXGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/PPJV/IPZMNXGH/FVQPPJVIPZMNXGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/PPJV/IPZMNXGH/FVQPPJVIPZMNXGH.SMALL.jpg arpruss I made an IRToWebThingy that reads common (and some not so common) infrared remote control codes and makes them available to any devices on the local WiFi network so you can script various things. For instance, you can fly a pig in Minecraft using a Syma helicopter remote! The Thingy works with usua...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:16:20 PDT
3d Printed Caster Wheel With Xerox Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Caster-Wheel-With-Xerox-Roller/
3d Printed Caster Wheel With Xerox Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/UZS4/IPZMO357/F3OUZS4IPZMO357.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/UZS4/IPZMO357/F3OUZS4IPZMO357.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/UZS4/IPZMO357/F3OUZS4IPZMO357.SMALL.jpg kenyer I wanted to give my DIY design showcase cabinet a little bit more stability. So I printed a couple of caster wheels. A Xerox mechanic gave me a big box of old feeder rollers, so this is a nice project to use some of them.It is a really easy project. Just print the parts and put it together. You wi...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:15:29 PDT
Insect Robot !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Insect-Robot-/
Insect Robot !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2V2I/IPZPI3VH/FP12V2IIPZPI3VH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2V2I/IPZPI3VH/FP12V2IIPZPI3VH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/2V2I/IPZPI3VH/FP12V2IIPZPI3VH.SMALL.jpg cartonerdd Insects are everywhere, basically because of its size and ability to reach every corner. In this tutorial it is explained how to make an insect robot. Insect materials The required materials for the robot insect are:- one 3.5 Volts coin battery- Screws and nuts- Acrylic- Smartphone motor- A green...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:20:01 PDT
Plant monitoring and watering system using evive (Arduino powered embedded platform) http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Monitoring-and-Watering-System-Using-Evive-A/
Plant monitoring and watering system using evive (Arduino powered embedded platform) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/W3B6/IPZRNNF7/FY7W3B6IPZRNNF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/W3B6/IPZRNNF7/FY7W3B6IPZRNNF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/W3B6/IPZRNNF7/FY7W3B6IPZRNNF7.SMALL.jpg evivetoolkit Monitoring plant health is very important for their fast growth. In this busy world, people usually forget to water their plants which leads to bad growth and health of their plants. We have implemented a plant monitoring and watering system using evive which continuously monitor the moisture, humid...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 03:31:19 PDT
DIY Heart Sensor with Auto-Adjusted Threshold and Heart-Shaped LED Heartbeat Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Sensor-With-AutoAdjusted-Threshold-and-Heart/
DIY Heart Sensor with Auto-Adjusted Threshold and Heart-Shaped LED Heartbeat Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JZ6Y/IPZPI1N4/F6UJZ6YIPZPI1N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JZ6Y/IPZPI1N4/F6UJZ6YIPZPI1N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/JZ6Y/IPZPI1N4/F6UJZ6YIPZPI1N4.SMALL.jpg ohoilett I am a Biomedical Engineering (BME) graduate student at Purdue University. As a BME, I really enjoy making quick and easy projects that highlight some sort of physiological quantity. Heart rate is such an activity. There are numerous projects that deal with detecting a person's heart beat all over t...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:31:49 PDT
Alohomora :: Unlock The Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Alohomora-Unlock-the-Door/
Alohomora :: Unlock The Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZURF/IPZMNER8/F7IZURFIPZMNER8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZURF/IPZMNER8/F7IZURFIPZMNER8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZURF/IPZMNER8/F7IZURFIPZMNER8.SMALL.jpg chienline Talking about wizard, the first thing comes to my mind is "Magic Wand". Reading the "Wizarding Contest" at Instructables makes me thinking if I can combine the old magic wand to the new digital world of robot or electronics. For celebrating Harry Potter's birthday, here I present the magic charm to ...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:07:02 PDT
Switch Access with Makey Makey http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-Access-With-Makey-Makey/
Switch Access with Makey Makey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WPSM/IPZMKA12/FNQWPSMIPZMKA12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WPSM/IPZMKA12/FNQWPSMIPZMKA12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/WPSM/IPZMKA12/FNQWPSMIPZMKA12.SMALL.jpg loretod This two switch system uses a lap tray (I used this one from IKEA), conductive material (I used aluminum and copper tape but you can always use good old kitchen aluminum foil), duct tape, and a Makey Makey to create a touch only switch. The system can then be used to activate games on switch develop...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:54:30 PDT
How to Make Cheap Video Lighting [for less than $30] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Cheap-Video-Lighting-for-Less-Than-30/
How to Make Cheap Video Lighting [for less than $30] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SMALL.jpg SiliconHowTo Guys, this instructable is entry of the "Trash to treasure challenge", please vote if you like it.Why do you need video lighting?The best camera will perform bad on bad light conditioning and the worst camera will perform well on good light conditions.As you can see on the image shooting in bad ligh...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:22:05 PDT
Available Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Available-Lamp/
Available Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/N679/IPZPH652/F71N679IPZPH652.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/N679/IPZPH652/F71N679IPZPH652.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/N679/IPZPH652/F71N679IPZPH652.SMALL.jpg VicramM Whenever i'm gaming I tend to lose track of the time. So I was looking for a way to notify myself in a subtle way. I taught of a lamp that emitted a color to tell me that I have an appointment or that my schedule is free. If the lamp is emitting a green color, it means my schedule is clear for the c...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:29:14 PDT
Webcam to security cam (movement detection + email alert) http://www.instructables.com/id/Webcam-to-Security-Cam-movement-Detection-Email-Al/
Webcam to security cam (movement detection + email alert) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5BMN/IPZMJW1E/F4R5BMNIPZMJW1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5BMN/IPZMJW1E/F4R5BMNIPZMJW1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/5BMN/IPZMJW1E/F4R5BMNIPZMJW1E.SMALL.jpg olivi3r Security in Mexico City is quite an issue, even more when you live in a quite unsafe street like I do. Recently I felt the need of having a way of knowing if someone was breaking into my house ...who knows... maybe it would give me enough time to go back home fast or to send the cops directly there....
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:53:55 PDT
More Durable Windsurfer Wi-Fi Extender http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Durable-Windsurfer-Wi-Fi-Extender/
More Durable Windsurfer Wi-Fi Extender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/47FY/IPZMJZAW/FNP47FYIPZMJZAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/47FY/IPZMJZAW/FNP47FYIPZMJZAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/47FY/IPZMJZAW/FNP47FYIPZMJZAW.SMALL.jpg gonzzo We all know about the Windsurfer Wi-Fi extender, but this is a more durable version of it. Materials required - Windsurfer Template ( Print above picture )- Cookies or Candy tin- Soft plastic ( i use a empty container of vinegar )- Scissors- Utility knife- Glue gun- Masking tape- Lighter- Sharpi...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:11:01 PDT