Instructables: exploring - technology - Led http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 16:58:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Electronic dice with slowdown - NE555 & CD4017 http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dice-With-Slowdown-NE555-CD4017/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 11:48:05 PST
LED Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Halloween-Decoration/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:52:56 PST
Lumen Histoire (IoT + App) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumen-Histoire-IoT-App/
Lumen Histoire (IoT + App) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SMALL.jpg vhajar Today, playing light using android and bluetooth is already mainstream, so I decided to make something different, make the lights that can be controlled via the Internet. It's not about the relay, temperature logger or internet of things in general, I make something different. I make lights that can...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:34:48 PST
Make a Light-Up Holiday Card! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Light-Up-Holiday-Card/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:01:42 PST
Simple RGB Notification Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-Notification-Bar/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 08:29:59 PST
USB Powered Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-Plant/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:06:15 PST
Smart Shoes (Auto-lacing and Generating Electricity) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Shoes-Auto-lacing-and-Generating-Electricity/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:52:47 PST
Play With Raspberry ZERO PHat http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-With-Raspberry-ZERO-PHat/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 02:54:29 PST
Light Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ball/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 03:37:07 PST
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wi-fi-Controlled-LED-Matrix/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:28 PST
Rudolph Christmas Crafting http://www.instructables.com/id/Rudolph-Christmas-Crafting/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 04:04:25 PST
Led Dome Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Dome-Light/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 20:02:35 PST
Music Dancing Light With LED & TIP 31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Dancing-Light-With-LED-TIP-31/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:47:12 PST
Arduino-based Blinking Santa Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Blinking-Santa-Hat/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 23:25:03 PST
Connecting LEDs in Parallel to Power Them With Only 3 Volts http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-LEDs-in-Parallel-to-Power-Them-With-Onl/
Connecting LEDs in Parallel to Power Them With Only 3 Volts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/H3YG/IW6PMP57/F6OH3YGIW6PMP57.SMALL.jpg Nmoleo­ Are you tired of needing 150 volts for just 50 LED's? I will show you how to connect LED's in parallel to only draw 3 volts total! Connecting your LED's It is very easy to connect LED's in parallel. Just take all the LED's you are using and twist together all the anodes. Do the same thing for the...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 20:15:39 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
3x3x3 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3x3x3-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:29:24 PST
Automatic street Light using ldr http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Street-Light-Using-Ldr/
Automatic street Light using ldr - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AB6E/IW5JBX2U/FV1AB6EIW5JBX2U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AB6E/IW5JBX2U/FV1AB6EIW5JBX2U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AB6E/IW5JBX2U/FV1AB6EIW5JBX2U.SMALL.jpg VigneshR3 Save electricity by this simple project.It glows during night and switches off automatically as the sun rises.I have tried a lot of circuits but i made one and this works perfectly.It is a project depicting the proverb "TRY AND TRY TILL YOU SUCCEED". Components • A LDR(Light Dependent Resistor)• ...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:48:19 PST
Adding an LED Back Light to an ACCTIM BENTIMA LCD Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-an-LED-Back-Light-to-an-ACCTIM-BENTIMA-LCD-/
Adding an LED Back Light to an ACCTIM BENTIMA LCD Alarm Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/L8PC/IVO4WBNY/FK9L8PCIVO4WBNY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/L8PC/IVO4WBNY/FK9L8PCIVO4WBNY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/L8PC/IVO4WBNY/FK9L8PCIVO4WBNY.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear The LCD battery alarm clock has been of great benefit to us all over recent years and is a great boon for travellers being small, light and silent. It has also found its way into many bedrooms where it can be superior to mains powered LED clocks which are generally far too bright with no meaningful...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 02:46:40 PST
KeyChain lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/KeyChain-Lighter/
KeyChain lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/WPJJ/IVO5CVC1/F6QWPJJIVO5CVC1.SMALL.jpg nik.elektro 3D print flashlight Materials Parts: Battary CR2032 (3v) 3 Led 5mm (3V) any collor Printed parts Assembly instructions 3D print setting: Nozle diametr 0.25mmlayer thickness 0,05mm Video 3D printing Let`s start! ^_^ Solder Now, you need solder leds as at the photo. Install Insert leds and ...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:24:46 PST
R.R.S.S. Raspberry pi Rave Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/RRSS-Raspberry-Pi-Rave-Sound-System/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:39:02 PST
Acil Aydınlatma Ve Şarj Seti http://www.instructables.com/id/Acil-Aydınlatma-Ve-Şarj-Seti/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:50:01 PST
RGB LED Strip Dimmer with 555 Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Strip-Dimmer-With-555-Timer/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 02:52:51 PST
How to make an Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Automatic-Night-Light/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 02:26:53 PST
The Junkbots' Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Junkbots-Sound-System/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:38:25 PST
How to Blink a Led - Arduino Tutorials by TechspaceCrafter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Blink-a-Led-Arduino-Tutorials-by-TechspaceC/
How to Blink a Led - Arduino Tutorials by TechspaceCrafter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/SCUI/IVO5MJXH/FEGSCUIIVO5MJXH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/SCUI/IVO5MJXH/FEGSCUIIVO5MJXH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/SCUI/IVO5MJXH/FEGSCUIIVO5MJXH.SMALL.jpg TechSpaceCrafter Arduino Tutorial #1: Led BlinkCheck my YouTube channel for more arduino Tutorials, DIY Projects, Space Craft Projects and More!!! Next Arduino Tutorial - How to Use a Button with Arduino - COMING SOONYouTube: TechSpaceCrafter https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_lfRgrMifBRlQBwS...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 10:14:27 PST
How to Make a Clip/input Indicator for Your Stereo (revised!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Clipinput-Indicator-for-Your-Stereo-/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 08:14:46 PST
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-Mini-DIY-Portable-Speaker-Solar-Bluetooth-F/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:55:13 PST
MIDI2DMX http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI2DMX/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 18:40:50 PST
Simple DIY 3x4 LED display for Arduino MEGA / Uno / Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-3x4-LED-Display-for-Arduino-MEGA-Uno-Na/
Simple DIY 3x4 LED display for Arduino MEGA / Uno / Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/MBIM/IVO4Z869/F6XMBIMIVO4Z869.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/MBIM/IVO4Z869/F6XMBIMIVO4Z869.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/MBIM/IVO4Z869/F6XMBIMIVO4Z869.SMALL.jpg lucanletter In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a small 3x4 LED 'display' for an Arduino with a minimum of 12 pins (in this case I used an Arduino Uno). One reason for me to build this was to make a small display by just using the Arduino without needing an extra microcontroller - I just wanted to bu...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 18:18:49 PST
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rebels-Vs-Empire-Glowing-Emblems/
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/A9ED/IVO46WJK/F5ZA9EDIVO46WJK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/A9ED/IVO46WJK/F5ZA9EDIVO46WJK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/A9ED/IVO46WJK/F5ZA9EDIVO46WJK.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Today we'll build a cheap, simple and quick wall fixture with Star Wars motives on them! These are surprisingly easy to make, and there are really endless opportunities as for what you can make. They make great decorations for your wall, or maybe as a gift for a friend or relative?Materials: Canv...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:22:46 PST
Glowing Circuit Board Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Circuit-Board-Lamp/
Glowing Circuit Board Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8Q1H/IVO49KAW/F5S8Q1HIVO49KAW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8Q1H/IVO49KAW/F5S8Q1HIVO49KAW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/8Q1H/IVO49KAW/F5S8Q1HIVO49KAW.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Seems like these types of edge-lit LED lamps have become increasingly popular, and I really wanted to make one. So, this is what I came up with! Here are the things we'll need for this build.Supply list:Acrylic glassPiece of woodRGB LED-stripArduino NanoPower supplyTools used:HacksawSoldering ironHo...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 15:48:10 PST
Transformerless Adjustable Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Transformerless-Adjustable-Joule-Thief/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 02:37:24 PST
Dark Sensing LED Throwies - DCP Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Sensing-LED-Throwies-DCP-Style/
Dark Sensing LED Throwies - DCP Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/MW5V/IVO4CG62/FC9MW5VIVO4CG62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/MW5V/IVO4CG62/FC9MW5VIVO4CG62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/MW5V/IVO4CG62/FC9MW5VIVO4CG62.SMALL.jpg jabenoit LED Throwies are fun and simple projects to create, but the basic ones have some limitations - no on/off switch, so once you wire them up, they start to run down the battery. There's other instructables for fixing those issues (On/Off LED Throwies, and Auto On/Off LED Throwies). Those are good impr...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 09:28:31 PST
Made your own Selfie Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-Your-Own-Selfie-Lamp/
Made your own Selfie Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionDo you like Selfie or take a picture? But, maybe you need a lamp for take a picture at dark room, So this is the solution. You can try to make this, because this stuff is very useful if you take image in dark place. Now i will show you how to make it, not difficult and you can make it un...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 21:32:31 PST
Connect and use Joystick with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-and-Use-Joystick-With-Arduino/
Connect and use Joystick with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8RZE/IVO4DGR2/FJB8RZEIVO4DGR2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8RZE/IVO4DGR2/FJB8RZEIVO4DGR2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/8RZE/IVO4DGR2/FJB8RZEIVO4DGR2.SMALL.jpg BlueMatter A joystick is an input device consisting of a stick that pivots on a base and reports its angle or direction to the device it is controlling. Joysticks are often used whith Arduino to control robots. Step 1:You will need Jumper wire Joystick Module 4 resistor 220hom Arduino UNO 4 ledsWatch the...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 15:40:30 PST
Programming ESP8266 Using Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-ESP8266-Using-Arduino-IDE/
Programming ESP8266 Using Arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/NFM7/IVO4R9EQ/FS6NFM7IVO4R9EQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/NFM7/IVO4R9EQ/FS6NFM7IVO4R9EQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/NFM7/IVO4R9EQ/FS6NFM7IVO4R9EQ.SMALL.jpg WearGenius Programming ESP8266 module using Arduino IDE.The ESP8266 is a low-cost Wi-Fi chip with full TCP/IP stack and microcontroller capability paroduced by Shanghai-based Chinese manufacturer, Espressif Systems.The chip first came to the attention of western makers in August 2014 with the ESP-01 module, ma...
By: WearGenius

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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 05:27:06 PST
Parking Buddy - Arduino Neopixel IOT Parking Assist http://www.instructables.com/id/Parking-Buddy-Arduino-Neopixel-IOT-Parking-Assist/
Parking Buddy - Arduino Neopixel IOT Parking Assist - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/URZE/IVO499DO/F9HURZEIVO499DO.SMALL.jpg shiftline Have you ever wanted a high tech parking assistant? Its time to put away your hanging tennis ball and get into the 21st century with an electronic parking buddy. This project uses an ultrasonic sensor and a nexopixel ring to light up and complete the ring as your get closer to the sensor.. When y...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:01:56 PST
MATRIZ LED 10X10 http://www.instructables.com/id/MATRIZ-LED-10X10/
MATRIZ LED 10X10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/P056/IVO3U132/FY1P056IVO3U132.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/P056/IVO3U132/FY1P056IVO3U132.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/P056/IVO3U132/FY1P056IVO3U132.SMALL.jpg Stuxnet97 Este proyecto inició el 27/7/2016 inspirado porquerer hacer algo grande utilizando leds, consiste en una pantalla LED de bajo coste.Es una lámpara que combina muy bien en cualquier parte de nuestro hogar.Te impresionarás al saber que el total ha sido menos de 20$. Materiales Lo mas destacable es ...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:49:02 PST
Led Tester / Current Limiter http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Tester-Current-Limiter/
Led Tester / Current Limiter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/59MM/IVO45DZI/FAR59MMIVO45DZI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/59MM/IVO45DZI/FAR59MMIVO45DZI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/59MM/IVO45DZI/FAR59MMIVO45DZI.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I use LED's in plenty of projects and art pieces. I've been caught a couple of times by a bad led so I like to test them first... I bought a simple tester for small LED's but decided to make one myself for high powered LED's.Now I know there are plenty of ways to test LED's. Well, here's one more.It...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 09:17:04 PST
How to Make a LED VU Meter Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-LED-VU-Meter-Using-Arduino/
How to Make a LED VU Meter Using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/ZQ34/IVO3PM2Y/F6CZQ34IVO3PM2Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/ZQ34/IVO3PM2Y/F6CZQ34IVO3PM2Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/ZQ34/IVO3PM2Y/F6CZQ34IVO3PM2Y.SMALL.jpg vividz VU Meter or Volume Meter is very popular and fun project in Electronics. We can consider the Volume Meter as an Equalizer, which is present in the Music systems. Volume Meter (VU) is an indicator or representation of the intensity of sound level over LEDs and can also serve as a volume measuremen...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 06:20:55 PST
Retro-Mod - Bluetooth Speaker Madness http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Mod-Speaker-Madness/
Retro-Mod - Bluetooth Speaker Madness - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/41XS/IVO3WGPR/FCR41XSIVO3WGPR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/41XS/IVO3WGPR/FCR41XSIVO3WGPR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/41XS/IVO3WGPR/FCR41XSIVO3WGPR.SMALL.jpg diggoryrush I bought this Bush DAC90a radio on ebay, broken and heavily worn. The idea being to Retro-Mod it into a funky bedroom speaker. I wanted to make my 14 year old sister a unique christmas present. She's pretty good a buying other people presents and I thought she deserved a good one back. She likes any...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:19:11 PST
DIY LED Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Christmas-Tree-1/
DIY LED Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/T1HW/IVO3TJ0B/FFYT1HWIVO3TJ0B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/T1HW/IVO3TJ0B/FFYT1HWIVO3TJ0B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/T1HW/IVO3TJ0B/FFYT1HWIVO3TJ0B.SMALL.jpg The Soldering Station Using a 9 volt battery and some leds, we show you how to make a small Christmas tree that lights up. Introductions & Parts Usually we have no use for 9 volt batteries except in the smoke detectors in our house. Here we will show you how to make a fun Christmas decoration using a 9 volt battery a...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:53:16 PST
Prototyping LED Circuits on Autodesk http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-LED-Circuits-on-Autodesk/
Prototyping LED Circuits on Autodesk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/4661/IVMQ2N5A/F2P4661IVMQ2N5A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/4661/IVMQ2N5A/F2P4661IVMQ2N5A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/4661/IVMQ2N5A/F2P4661IVMQ2N5A.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison In the past I made most of my circuit designs in my head, drew them by hand, and build them on a bread board. This worked but, the drawings were ugly and I often did not find out if my circuit had any chance of working until I built them on a bread board. If I needed to tweak the circuit, quite ofte...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:00:50 PST
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Spectrum-Analyzer-on-a-10x10-RGB-LED-Matri/
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SMALL.jpg FischiMc In this Instructables I am going to show you how to create a spectrum analyzer powered by an Arduino nano. A spectrum analyzer basically analyzes the intensity of different frequencies in a song. To display those values we are going to use a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix. Every time one of the columns reache...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
light sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sword/
light sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/V8JF/IVO482AK/FT0V8JFIVO482AK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/V8JF/IVO482AK/FT0V8JFIVO482AK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/V8JF/IVO482AK/FT0V8JFIVO482AK.SMALL.jpg ted99tw 【聖火令】是金庸武俠小說【倚天屠龍記】中明教鎮教之寶,我在學生時代便深深著迷,有鑑星戰光劍的風行,因此便以光劍技術為底,搭配劍型和常用的LED燈條加上程式設計表現火焰效果,為了呈現令牌流線,因此更設計電路板,保持整體輕盈同時又留有USB介面提供客製化燈光花樣和充電。我用的是Digistump主板,請用Arduino1.6.5打開韌體digistumpAdaNeo_lightsword1.ino燒入即可,燒入時要在5秒內插拔並燒入成功才行,不然就會跑預載韌體喔。用法請參考影片。 安裝 撕掉劍身和劍柄上的牛皮紙,為主板鎖上至少2根螺絲,再蓋上上劍柄,兩邊各鎖上至少3根螺絲即可。
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 05:12:01 PST
Codino an Alternate IDE for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Codino-an-Alternate-IDE-for-Arduino/
Codino an Alternate IDE for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6WML/IVO3SK3K/FJE6WMLIVO3SK3K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6WML/IVO3SK3K/FJE6WMLIVO3SK3K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/6WML/IVO3SK3K/FJE6WMLIVO3SK3K.SMALL.jpg WearGenius CODINO is windows based 100% free alternative IDE for Arduino IDE. It support for all of windows versions. You can build up many Arduino projects using Codino. Codino has many features more than stranded Arduino IDE. Codino is fully support for create websites using HTML coding. And that can be hand...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 04:39:39 PST
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Dot-Matrix-Sign/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:08:58 PST
LED Tester (20ma Constant Current Source) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tester-20ma-Constant-Current-Source/
LED Tester (20ma Constant Current Source) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/0KRE/IVO3NLIW/F740KREIVO3NLIW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/0KRE/IVO3NLIW/F740KREIVO3NLIW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F74/0KRE/IVO3NLIW/F740KREIVO3NLIW.SMALL.jpg Ploopy Are you tired of having to change the resistor every time you change the voltage to power your LED??Here is your solution! a constant current source. Built with only two transistors, fits in a 3 by 5 perfboard. Materials You are going to need:NPN Transistors (2)1kΩ Resistor (1)220Ω Resistor (1)9v...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 05:36:42 PST
Easy Voice-Controlled Christmas Tree (no PC or WiFi req'd) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Voice-Controlled-Christmas-Tree-no-PC-or-WiFi/
Easy Voice-Controlled Christmas Tree (no PC or WiFi req'd) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/D4HF/IVO3C7UW/F9VD4HFIVO3C7UW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/D4HF/IVO3C7UW/F9VD4HFIVO3C7UW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/D4HF/IVO3C7UW/F9VD4HFIVO3C7UW.SMALL.jpg GeraldF6 This Instructable explains how to build a voice-controlled christmas tree by connecting an LED light chain to an Arduino controlled by a MOVI Speech Dialog Shield. See the video above for the result! The voice control does not require an Internet connection and can be configured to other commands th...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 17:06:01 PST