Instructables: exploring - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 19:40:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D photography with a jig http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-photography-with-a-jig/
3D photography with a jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/PYR0/IBOX05ID/F9RPYR0IBOX05ID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/PYR0/IBOX05ID/F9RPYR0IBOX05ID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/PYR0/IBOX05ID/F9RPYR0IBOX05ID.SMALL.jpg world of woodcraft I have a fairy important day coming up.. My wedding!!I would love to have as many cool and interesting things associated with my wedding as possible. including 3D images of the celebrations. As luck would have it I have helped artists to explore ways of creating 3D images and holograms ect before. I...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 15:31:26 PDT
ESP8266 as Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-as-Arduino/
ESP8266 as Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5Q9K/IBNHI67F/F825Q9KIBNHI67F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5Q9K/IBNHI67F/F825Q9KIBNHI67F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/5Q9K/IBNHI67F/F825Q9KIBNHI67F.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 ESP8266 as ArduinoSo this Lazy Old Geek (L.O.G.) heard about this ESP8266 IC. Basically, it’s a microcontroller that does WiFi. There are many Instructables with this chip and many with an Arduino. But most of these are using the ESP8266 as a sensor/WiFi connected to a standard Arduino.Well, what I ...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 09:50:44 PDT
Raspberry Pi Internet Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Internet-Monitor/
Raspberry Pi Internet Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ERLZ/IBNHK6QX/FCSERLZIBNHK6QX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ERLZ/IBNHK6QX/FCSERLZIBNHK6QX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/ERLZ/IBNHK6QX/FCSERLZIBNHK6QX.SMALL.jpg talk2bruce In my house, you can often hear someone shouting "Is the Internet down?" Sometimes it is but most of the time it's a "user problem". I decided to build a gizmo that would make it easy to tell whether the internet connection was working or not. Hence the Raspberry Pi Internet Monitor.The Raspberry ...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 19:51:08 PDT
The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-bubble-machine/
The CNC Bubble Iris: A Computer Controlled Giant Bubble Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/2X1Q/IBNHIE4Y/FTR2X1QIBNHIE4Y.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood The CNC bubble iris makes big soap bubbles in a new way, by weaving soapy strings together and apart with a motorized iris. It was designed to allow large soap bubbles to be made automatically with great repeatability, opening up new possibilities for art, science, and engineering with on-demand b...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 17:03:18 PDT
3D Follower Dog - "Make a toy in 2 minutes" http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Follower-Dog-Make-a-toy-in-2-minutes/
3D Follower Dog - "Make a toy in 2 minutes" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/DMWP/IBM260NU/FAXDMWPIBM260NU.SMALL.gif Makeroni Labs Currently everyone want followers in their social networks.We show you how to make your own dog follower then you can make all you want.This is a easy instructable that show how to make a funny toy in some minutes. Printing the dog pattern The first thing is to print the model.Download the file a...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:16:05 PDT
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Video-Dolly-on-a-Budget/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:05:16 PDT
Heart Rate Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Heart-Rate-Monitor-1/
Heart Rate Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/UYCL/IBNHIHUJ/FW3UYCLIBNHIHUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/UYCL/IBNHIHUJ/FW3UYCLIBNHIHUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/UYCL/IBNHIHUJ/FW3UYCLIBNHIHUJ.SMALL.jpg pureAmericanbrother I built a relatively simple heart rate monitor circuit that is monitored and controlled by an Arduino Uno. The theory of operation is based on the fact that infrared (IR) light is partially absorbed by blood. When your index finger is placed between the IR emitter and detector, the amount of IR ligh...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 06:52:36 PDT
Spectrum Analyzer with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Spectrum-Analyzer-with-Intel-Edison/
Spectrum Analyzer with Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/B9XW/IBM22NNR/F7RB9XWIBM22NNR.SMALL.jpg renanlino Transform your Intel Edison in an amazing spectrum analyzer to use in your audio applications! With some C lines and terminal commands you will be able to visualize your favorite song in frequency domain or show the frequencies that compose your guitar notes. Setting up your board In order to com...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:02:06 PDT
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Origami-Creating-Electronic-Paper-Frogs/
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/H7FU/IBM25D2V/F3EH7FUIBM25D2V.SMALL.jpg Makeroni Labs Do you want to build your own paper figures with integrated electronics ? You only need glue, conductive paint and patience. You can design you paper circuits and integrate some basic electronic component easily.Following this tutorial you can build your own bright frogs.Here you can find all the ne...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:54:42 PDT
Arduino VFD Display Clock Tutorial - A Guide To VFD Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-VFD-Display-Clock-Tutorial-A-Guide-To-VFD-/
Arduino VFD Display Clock Tutorial - A Guide To VFD Displays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T1BN/IBM253JD/FUIT1BNIBM253JD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T1BN/IBM253JD/FUIT1BNIBM253JD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/T1BN/IBM253JD/FUIT1BNIBM253JD.SMALL.jpg Kesselwagen ... + A little bit about VFDsDo you (still) remember the display of your old CD player, HiFi system or car radio? Have you ever noticed the displays used at your local supermarket that shows you the scanned item and the price of it?These displays have a characteristic beautiful bright blue-green col...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 12:49:36 PDT
Blue by Team Dropz http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-by-Team-Dropz/
Blue by Team Dropz - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/0KFM/IBM23HAH/F5E0KFMIBM23HAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/0KFM/IBM23HAH/F5E0KFMIBM23HAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/0KFM/IBM23HAH/F5E0KFMIBM23HAH.SMALL.jpg swevestah This is a project created by Chris Miller, Mayo Tobita, and Sarah Wever at the Intel® IoT Roadshow Silicon Valley Hackathon 2015.Blue is a device that helps monitor your daily shower use and was designed specifically with California residents and other regions experiencing drought in mind. The devic...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:36:51 PDT
Arduino Button with no resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Button-with-no-resistor/
Arduino Button with no resistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/EQSU/IBL62CC3/F1BEQSUIBL62CC3.SMALL.jpg cornelam It is simple to connect a button to the Arduino. You need the button, some wires, and a resistor. But what if we no longer need the resistor and want to still be able to use the button with no false readings? The resistor is mandatory for proper operation of a button, and everybody will insist on us...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 17:08:45 PDT
Arduino Distance Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Distance-Sensors/
Arduino Distance Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SMALL.jpg cornelam A distance sensor is the most important sensor for any robot. It's usually referred to as the "eyes" of a robot. Distance sensors are very useful as we can make systems that react based on how close we are to them or based on the presence of various obstacles. There are two common technologies used ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:38:03 PDT
Arduino Stepper Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Stepper-Motors/
Arduino Stepper Motors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T98S/IBL62K7N/FFLT98SIBL62K7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T98S/IBL62K7N/FFLT98SIBL62K7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/T98S/IBL62K7N/FFLT98SIBL62K7N.SMALL.jpg cornelam When we need precision and repeatability, a stepper motor is always the solution. With the way it is designed, a stepper can only move from one step to the next and fix in that position. A typical motor has 200 steps per revolution; if we tell the motor to go 100 steps in one direction, it will turn...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 18:52:36 PDT
DIY Apple watch VLC controller with ESP8266, Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Apple-watch-VLC-controller-with-ESP8266-Arduin/
DIY Apple watch VLC controller with ESP8266, Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/634X/IBM21FPC/FPX634XIBM21FPC.SMALL.jpg planetleak Its a homemade project to make my own media controller app.My laptop connected to tv, and im too lazy, so maked a VLC control app.Yes im know, there is an official VLC app in store, better function, but this one is my :)And im added a PC turn off button to my watch app (lazyness overload)Video: Pa...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 08:43:33 PDT
Raspberry Pi 2 Kraft Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-Kraft-Case/
Raspberry Pi 2 Kraft Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/LBQI/IBM278G3/F3ZLBQIIBM278G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/LBQI/IBM278G3/F3ZLBQIIBM278G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/LBQI/IBM278G3/F3ZLBQIIBM278G3.SMALL.jpg xiaobo__ I received my long-expected Raspberry Pi a few days ago. I just couldn't wait to try out my crazy ideas on it. But wait, what if Pi can go portable. What if Pi can still rock on when a power source is unavailable. Problems to solve: How to power supply when we on the road How to put all the module...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 03:08:55 PDT
Make Your Own Rechargeable Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Rechargable-Battery/
Make Your Own Rechargeable Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/HB27/IBL6A5S4/FUVHB27IBL6A5S4.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Batteries. Needed for just about every electronic project, electronics revolve around them. But think about it, What happens once they lose their power?We throw them aside. These batteries are building up in our landfills, so I set myself to find out how to reuse them.This project is very environmen...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 01:22:32 PDT
Bike wheel induction safety light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-wheel-induction-safety-light/
Bike wheel induction safety light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/KWPC/IBM21BB4/F7DKWPCIBM21BB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/KWPC/IBM21BB4/F7DKWPCIBM21BB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/KWPC/IBM21BB4/F7DKWPCIBM21BB4.SMALL.jpg tom4zs Function:It's a wheel spoke mountable safety light for your bike that doesn't need batteries. Ever. It also has smart on/off function. Light turns on when you start moving and turns of about 5 seconds after you stop moving.Features:No batteries needed. Never end up in dark with your bike.Smart on/of...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 03:52:17 PDT
4th of July Wreath http://www.instructables.com/id/4th-of-July-Wreath/
4th of July Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DJ6B/IBM22FP8/FF9DJ6BIBM22FP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DJ6B/IBM22FP8/FF9DJ6BIBM22FP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/DJ6B/IBM22FP8/FF9DJ6BIBM22FP8.SMALL.jpg masterURlaser Materials Needed:Unfinished WoodCraft paint: red, white, and bluePatriotic Bow and RibbonFoam paint brush Create File I used CorelDraw to design our file. As you can see, I utilized the entire sheet of wood by cutting two of everything - so I can make two wreaths.After finding a fonts I liked I m...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 07:15:01 PDT
10 Steps to your own logo in Inkscape (free) and using Creative Market for dummies like me http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Steps-to-your-own-logo-in-Inkscape-free-and-usi/
10 Steps to your own logo in Inkscape (free) and using Creative Market for dummies like me - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/R6Y0/IBL6AEV1/FTER6Y0IBL6AEV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/R6Y0/IBL6AEV1/FTER6Y0IBL6AEV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/R6Y0/IBL6AEV1/FTER6Y0IBL6AEV1.SMALL.jpg babybayrs Hi,Sorry for the long title. I have a few confessions too. First, my drawing and designing skills are not even equivalent of a finger painter. Second, I don't make money, so I always have to make things that can be bought, including website logo graphic. Third, I don't have professional illustrator ...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 01:27:31 PDT
3D Rainbow Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Rainbow-Clock/
3D Rainbow Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0XMM/IBL0PA8R/FCV0XMMIBL0PA8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0XMM/IBL0PA8R/FCV0XMMIBL0PA8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/0XMM/IBL0PA8R/FCV0XMMIBL0PA8R.SMALL.jpg shazni I have always had a thing for unusual clocks and so I find myself always making them either to sell or as gifts. And let's face it, 'Clocks' are some thing which is very essential in every single room! I know, some would say I have my phone, but hey, you have to click it to see the time :-) Where el...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 12:05:48 PDT
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Tips-and-Tricks-for-Perfect-Instructab/
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Ever since i got into the world of instructables and have started posting instructables i have faced a trivial challenge. I see many pro authors posting instructables with absolutely amazing photos showing their step by step process. At that stage even if i tried i couldn't achieve such pacifying ph...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:28:23 PDT
How to: Multiple Buttons on 1 Analog Pin - Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Multiple-Buttons-on-1-Analog-Pin-Arduino-Tu/
How to: Multiple Buttons on 1 Analog Pin - Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0XSH/IBKMKYGV/FI40XSHIBKMKYGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0XSH/IBKMKYGV/FI40XSHIBKMKYGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/0XSH/IBKMKYGV/FI40XSHIBKMKYGV.SMALL.jpg codebender_cc The Arduino uno board has 12 availabe digital I/O pins and 6 analog input pins, sometimes, on complex or 'big' projects, we run out of digital pins. In this tutorial you will learn how to use multiple buttons on one analog pin.For example, if you have 4 buttons, you will need 4 digital pins to read ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 08:56:08 PDT
Brushless DC electric motor (with hall sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushless-DC-electric-motor-with-hall-sensor/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:20:36 PDT
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Film-Negatives-Without-A-Scanner/
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 In this instructable I will show you how to turn your negative film to a digital positive using stuff you have laying around the house, a digital camera and free software. Sound cool? Great read on. If you just want to dig right in go ahead and skip to the next section.Many, many, many (too many man...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:39 PDT
Kids Build - Raspberry Pi Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Build-Raspberry-Pi-Arcade-Cabinet/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:06:17 PDT
DIY GoPro Jaw Clamp Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Jaw-Clamp-Mount/
DIY GoPro Jaw Clamp Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SMALL.jpg tsmith175 A bit late on the GoPro craze, but I've decided to try to assemble a Jaw Clamp mount. found simple tutorials so I just followed along to see how easy it would be(tremendously). For around $4, you can have a clamp mount a fraction of the official accessory cost. Tools and Materials You'll need:Dri...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:39:50 PDT
Dog holding a rose....Show me How http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-holding-a-roseShow-me-How/
Dog holding a rose....Show me How - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SMALL.jpg AgSmaoineamh I love Rotties and thought an image of one of my rescue Rottweilers (Rocky) holding a rose would be perfect. This is how Rocky and myself made the image. Photographing the dog. The aimTo accurately capture the way a dog's face changes when he is holding an object in his mouth. EquipmentMost camer...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 07:50:00 PDT
ESP8266 WiFi Shield for Arduino and other micros http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFi-Shield-for-Arduino-and-other-micros/
ESP8266 WiFi Shield for Arduino and other micros - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/7UGA/IBGCQC9V/F7F7UGAIBGCQC9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/7UGA/IBGCQC9V/F7F7UGAIBGCQC9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/7UGA/IBGCQC9V/F7F7UGAIBGCQC9V.SMALL.jpg drmpf IntroductionThis ESP8266-01 WiFi Shield is an alternative to the Very Cheap/Simple Wifi Shield for Arduino and other micros. The Very Cheap/Simple Wifi Shield for Arduino and other micros uses an Adafruit HUZZAH ESP8266 module and is the simplest to wire up. However if you already have an ESP8266 mo...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 02:06:43 PDT
Make a Lego ROV part 2 - the controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Lego-ROV-part-2-the-controller/
Make a Lego ROV part 2 - the controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/S0M9/IBJTHU9S/F2NS0M9IBJTHU9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/S0M9/IBJTHU9S/F2NS0M9IBJTHU9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/S0M9/IBJTHU9S/F2NS0M9IBJTHU9S.SMALL.jpg darkwaterhq This instructable will show you how to make a simple controller that can be used to control any robots or devices that have 3 or less 3V DC motors.We built it as a controller for our Lego ROV project and have used it to great success in a number of workshops. Bill of materials We designed a small...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:18:12 PDT
Make a Lego ROV part 1 - the ROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Lego-ROV-part-1-the-ROV/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:07:57 PDT
ESP8266 Wifi Add on for Arduino Made Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Wifi-Add-on-for-Arduino-Made-Simple/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 16:25:48 PDT
How to make a Cheap home Automation System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cheap-home-Automation-System/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:14:53 PDT
Simple Home Made PCB layout Using 'eagle software' http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Home-Made-PCB-layout-Using-eagle-software/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:24:39 PDT
Morning Routine Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Morning-Routine-Machine/
Morning Routine Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/86F0/IBJTHA8U/F7286F0IBJTHA8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/86F0/IBJTHA8U/F7286F0IBJTHA8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/86F0/IBJTHA8U/F7286F0IBJTHA8U.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Life is accelerating toward a breakneck pace, and time is more valuable than ever. If you're like me and would like to squeeze every extra second out of every day, why not build a machine, a marvelous, magical machine, to automate a piece of it? The Morning Routine Machine can do just that! At the p...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:07:58 PDT
Straw Rockets or Strawkets http://www.instructables.com/id/Straw-Rockets-or-Strawkets/
Straw Rockets or Strawkets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/PGC1/IBJTHSF2/FEQPGC1IBJTHSF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/PGC1/IBJTHSF2/FEQPGC1IBJTHSF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/PGC1/IBJTHSF2/FEQPGC1IBJTHSF2.SMALL.jpg Kto6Science Hello there,I usually do 10 projects in a school year (try to do a project a month for most classrooms, and do a few more for my child's classroom), and I try to mix it up so that kids and I don't get bored. BUT this is one project that I go back to every year because kids ABSOLUTELY love this proje...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:40:30 PDT
Light-Controlled Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Controlled-Blinds/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 12:31:38 PDT
Make a Personalized Childrens' Audio Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Personalized-Childrens-Audio-Book/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:11:10 PDT
How to Colorize a Black and White Photo with Adobe Photoshop CS6 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Colorize-a-Black-and-White-Photo-with-Adobe/
How to Colorize a Black and White Photo with Adobe Photoshop CS6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SMALL.jpg chishio52572 Hello!Do you have an old black an white photograph that you'd like to see in color? Or maybe you'd like to make a single image in a black and white photo "pop" by giving it some color? In this tutorial, I will show you how to do just that. Today you will be colorizing a photo of an orange in a bowl...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:19:28 PDT
Data Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Lantern/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:09:59 PDT
How To Identify Red and Yellow Wires on a K Thermocouple...with a Magnet! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Identify-Red-and-Yellow-Wires-on-a-K-Thermo/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:55:50 PDT
Build Your First IOT with a Raspberry Pi, DHT11 sensor, and Thingspeak. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-First-IOT-with-a-Raspberry-Pi-DHT11-sen/
Build Your First IOT with a Raspberry Pi, DHT11 sensor, and Thingspeak. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/4WLY/IBHS9XFZ/FSC4WLYIBHS9XFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/4WLY/IBHS9XFZ/FSC4WLYIBHS9XFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/4WLY/IBHS9XFZ/FSC4WLYIBHS9XFZ.SMALL.jpg SolderingSunday IOT or Internet of Things is a hot topic! According to the experts everything will be connected to the internet and all our devices and their data will soon be just an IP address away from us. So where do you start if you want to explore the world of IOT? How about a simple Temperature, Humidity, an...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:05:50 PDT
High Quality Pictures With iPad/iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-High-Quality-Pictures-With-iPhoneiPad/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:30:56 PDT
19$ External macbook air battery http://www.instructables.com/id/19-External-macbook-air-battery/
19$ External macbook air battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/27OU/IBHRNJ44/FPX27OUIBHRNJ44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/27OU/IBHRNJ44/FPX27OUIBHRNJ44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/27OU/IBHRNJ44/FPX27OUIBHRNJ44.SMALL.jpg ShanL Build a multi purpose external battery that works with macbook air for 19$ dollars or moreFinished product is a 14.8 V battery at 8800+ miliamps approximately capacity that will run you for only about ? dollars. Here is how I did it.Before you build this you need to be very careful and responsible f...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:16:30 PDT
How to use a Breadboard (with example) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-Breadboard-with-example/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:40:41 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Recycled-Rainbow-Lamp/
Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY1/31MB/IBL69YH6/FY131MBIBL69YH6.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY1/31MB/IBL69YH6/FY131MBIBL69YH6.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FY1/31MB/IBL69YH6/FY131MBIBL69YH6.SMALL.jpg Saiyam This Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp can be switched to any color by using your smartphone. The lamp not only looks like all the seven colors of the rainbow but also glows in all the seven colors of rainbow. The shapes that it makes at night are just amazing to watch. The design of this lamp may s...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:31:35 PDT
Etch A Sketch Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Etch-A-Sketch-Power-Supply/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:42:53 PDT
An Illustrated Introduction to the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Illustrated-Introduction-to-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:50:12 PDT
Alcancia de Signo de Mario Bros con Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alcancia-de-Signo-de-Mario-Bros-con-Arduino/
Alcancia de Signo de Mario Bros con Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/S17T/IBGD40W5/FI0S17TIBGD40W5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/S17T/IBGD40W5/FI0S17TIBGD40W5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/S17T/IBGD40W5/FI0S17TIBGD40W5.SMALL.jpg 330ohms 1 x Arduino UNO1 x Bocina o Buzzer1 x Resistencia de 1k ohm 3 x Resistencia 330 ohms 1 x Resistencia 5.7k omhs 1 x Placa fenólica 4 x LEDs 1 x Tabla de acrílico 450 mm x 300mm x 3mm (blanco y amarillo) 12 x Pijas Cable 1 x LM339 1 x QRD11141 x Potenciómetro de 10K ohms1 x Broche de 4 pilas AAA 4 x ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:00:42 PDT
Raspberry Pi 2 DIY LED LAN device counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-DIY-LED-LAN-device-counter/
Raspberry Pi 2 DIY LED LAN device counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/Y6OS/IBHSH9LQ/F1VY6OSIBHSH9LQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/Y6OS/IBHSH9LQ/F1VY6OSIBHSH9LQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/Y6OS/IBHSH9LQ/F1VY6OSIBHSH9LQ.SMALL.jpg zerblatt007 Do you know how many devices are on your local network? That is what we where wondering at our hackerspace HackBergen. Yes, there are available programs and Apps to scan your network, but we can also scan with the Raspberry Pi (RPi) and show the result on a set of 7-segment displays.These look cool,...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:41:57 PDT