Instructables: exploring - technology - Led http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:01:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 LED Lighting - renovating the old http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighting-renovating-the-old/
LED Lighting - renovating the old - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/MVOY/I1WHDJVI/FKTMVOYI1WHDJVI.SMALL.jpg dmržljak A long time I wasn't happy with the power consuption from the edison bulbs. Not just that, I wasn't happy with the lighting either. I decided to change that in proper way since the led lights and bulbs came out. I had an idea and I used it. This is how I imagine it in my head and this is how it shou...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:24:24 PDT
LED desk lamp using sugru, ikea nick-nacks and kitronik kit http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-desk-lamp-using-sugru-ikea-nick-nacks-and-kitr/
LED desk lamp using sugru, ikea nick-nacks and kitronik kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/6NUD/I1TRTDCT/FN16NUDI1TRTDCT.SMALL.jpg ChickenGrylls I never seem to have enough light on my desk these days, the light from my desk lamp seems to cast too many shadows and takes a little too long to be bright with a modern energy saving bulb. I saw the new Kitronik Desk Lamp Kit on a recent visit to their HQ and was inspired to make my own desk lamp....
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:25:13 PDT
How to power up an ATX power supply without a PC + LED on 12V http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-power-up-an-ATX-power-supply-without-a-PC-L/
How to power up an ATX power supply without a PC + LED on 12V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/RQFM/I1TQTOC8/FJYRQFMI1TQTOC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/RQFM/I1TQTOC8/FJYRQFMI1TQTOC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/RQFM/I1TQTOC8/FJYRQFMI1TQTOC8.SMALL.jpg LuísR3 The video is self explanatory so, any question please comment. thank you ;) List of Materials Wire stripper1- LED1- 1K ResistorOld ATX power supplyPower cord to AC outlet
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:56:52 PDT
Change led color on the Logitech G502 http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-led-color-on-the-Logitech-G502/
Change led color on the Logitech G502 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/QYOJ/I1TR4ZMY/F7UQYOJI1TR4ZMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/QYOJ/I1TR4ZMY/F7UQYOJI1TR4ZMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/QYOJ/I1TR4ZMY/F7UQYOJI1TR4ZMY.SMALL.jpg markor1 If you own the G502 from Logitech you know how good this mouse is. However it lacks the possibility to change led colors so that it matches your other stuff like keyboard,case lighting or gamepad lighting. If you are like me and want things to match then this is how to do it. What do you need P...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:50:10 PDT
Arduino Remote RGB LED by Visual Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Remote-RGB-LED-by-Visual-Basic/
Arduino Remote RGB LED by Visual Basic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/M9YV/I1TQRLKF/F82M9YVI1TQRLKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/M9YV/I1TQRLKF/F82M9YVI1TQRLKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/M9YV/I1TQRLKF/F82M9YVI1TQRLKF.SMALL.jpg 100FUBU100 Requirements Any Arduino (I am using Arduino Uno) Visual Basic Express 2010 You can download VB from here RGB Led Create application In this instructable, we will be making a program to control RGB Led.Follow the following steps: Click on New Project Select New Windows From Application Enter a...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:48:31 PDT
Make Your Eyes Glow Red http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Eyes-Glow-Red/
Make Your Eyes Glow Red - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/N992/I1TQX1XN/F3AN992I1TQX1XN.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon let me guess. You were spending so much time on the internet getting ideas for costumes that you ran out of time to make a really cool one, so you came here hoping for a last minute costume that looks absolutely awesome and won't break bank. Well have no fear, if that's the case then you are in the ...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:50 PDT
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-old-mouse-into-a-USB-powered-LED-desk-ligh/
Turn an old mouse into a USB-powered LED desk light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/24N6/I1TQM3BA/FEM24N6I1TQM3BA.SMALL.jpg idealab Have an old mouse laying around? Of course you do. Need more LEDs in your life? OF COURSE YOU DO. Let's turn that old mouse into a USB power source for some LED lights. We'll use some Sugru and magnets to make the LEDs capable of sticking to your tower or anything else metal - if you have a keyboard...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:34:07 PDT
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Steam-Punk-Laser-Pistol-That-Lights-Up/
Easy Steam Punk Laser Pistol That Lights Up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/VEAY/I1TNKR4A/FO8VEAYI1TNKR4A.SMALL.jpg SolderingSunday This Steam Punk Laser Pistol is easily made from cardboard, felt, paper fasteners, a LED, and a plastic straw. We made these for the Steam Punk World Faire. They look fantastic and are easy to build. You can build this in a short evening and have it ready for any costume. It makes a perfect companio...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:32:16 PDT
Need a Light? Quick and Easy LED Courtesy Lighting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Need-a-Light-Quick-and-Easy-LED-Courtesy-Lighting/
Need a Light? Quick and Easy LED Courtesy Lighting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SMALL.jpg orlov127 A simple modern luxury that lights up your step when you open the door so you can see where you going before you enter your car. It also shuts off when you shut your door. Watch the tutorial alongside the instructable! Remove the Fuse for the Interior Dome Lights The first thing to begin this aw...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:32:15 PDT
Blinker Circuit with Timer EN555P and Resistors DIY Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinker-Circuit-with-Timer-EN555P-and-Resistors-DI/
Blinker Circuit with Timer EN555P and Resistors DIY Experiment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8WGM/I1TQ48TA/F2T8WGMI1TQ48TA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8WGM/I1TQ48TA/F2T8WGMI1TQ48TA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/8WGM/I1TQ48TA/F2T8WGMI1TQ48TA.SMALL.jpg bastelking Here is shown how to plug a blinker circuit quick and easy. Materiallist and Schematics What you need:Power Source (USB TTL Module 3,3V OUT)BreadboardJumper WireBridge or Cable2 X Resistor 1K OhmResistor 560 OhmTimer NE555PLEDvarious Capacitors for Blinkfrequency:16V-22Uf/33uF/47uF/100uF/120uF/22...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:12:11 PDT
Simple Decorative Batman Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Decorative-Batman-Light/
Simple Decorative Batman Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/38PG/I1QY7UR2/F5038PGI1QY7UR2.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Make Batman light of old things! It's perfect decoration for your room at night! Need! You need this things: Toilet paper roll x1 White paper sheet LED 3V battery ClipAnd this tools: Pencil Tape Scissors Knife Black marker Calipers Flow rate! Define roll Define higher circuit Mark bulging Dra...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:12:56 PDT
Joystick Module Tester DIY selfmade electronics easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Joystick-Module-Tester-DIY-selfmade-electronics-ea/
Joystick Module Tester DIY selfmade electronics easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SMALL.jpg bastelking Here is shown, how to test your joystick module easy on its ablity to fuction. What you need:Power Source (USB TTL Module 5V OUT)Jumper Wire BreadboardJoystick Module3 X LED in various coloursPlug all together like shown in schematics and test it.
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 01:34:20 PDT
The Finger Drums http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Finger-Drums/
The Finger Drums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/3KTE/I1NUSXX6/FZD3KTEI1NUSXX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/3KTE/I1NUSXX6/FZD3KTEI1NUSXX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/3KTE/I1NUSXX6/FZD3KTEI1NUSXX6.SMALL.jpg dt4art The finger drums are designed to be with visible, audible and touchable functions.It is an aesthetically artistic item connected with visual sounds on Arduino and Processing. Soohyun and I made this for a person who likes to play sounds or perform with a screen. This can be so easy to play. The func...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:26:16 PDT
Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-10x10-LED-Lamp/
Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/F0O5/I1OTUZFA/FFHF0O5I1OTUZFA.SMALL.jpg bneo99 Afraid of the dark? Built a simple Joule Thief circuit and would like to go further? Just want to have a cool blue light to show off to friends? Let me present..... The Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp! The Joule Thief 10x10 LED Lamp! Runs on one to four AA batteries. Lights up 100 LED's, illuminates your...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:49:42 PDT
Wardrobe Auto Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wardrobe-Auto-Light/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:47:05 PDT
Arc Reactor Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Arc-Reactor-Shirt/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:24:26 PDT
Yin Yang LED Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Yin-Yang-LED-Necklace/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:34:17 PDT
Led desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-desk-lamp-1/
Led desk lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/BJ0G/I1NUGTR9/F5OBJ0GI1NUGTR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/BJ0G/I1NUGTR9/F5OBJ0GI1NUGTR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/BJ0G/I1NUGTR9/F5OBJ0GI1NUGTR9.SMALL.jpg Filip Peeters Hi,Here you can see how I made my desk lamp.What you need:- wooden plate- led strip 1 meter- carton, steel, aluminum, plastic plate- glue- jigsaw- switch if you want- soldering iron Sawing the wood parts You can saw the side plates with a jigsaw. I added an 1:1 drawing in PDF. Cutting the other...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:23:24 PDT
LED Cyclops, Guardian of the Galaxy, DodoCase VR Viewer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cyclops-Guardian-of-the-Galaxy-DodoCase-VR-Vie/
LED Cyclops, Guardian of the Galaxy, DodoCase VR Viewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/HSOG/I1MQ4URJ/FKMHSOGI1MQ4URJ.SMALL.jpg mazzmn The DodoCase VR viewer V1.1 is an inexpensive kit based on the Google Cardboard project. This viewer works with many cellphones and provides a neat Virtual Reality experience, many VR applications are available.I recently saw Guardians of the Galaxy and thought, it would be cool if the DodoCase VR V...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:04:00 PDT
Make it Glow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-it-Glow/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:27:58 PDT
Darkness Direction Sensor DIY Experiment easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Darkness-Direction-Sensor-DIY-Experiment-easy/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:04:19 PDT
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-scrolling-LCD-text-shield/
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This project is an upgrade on my "DIY Arduino LCD shield" go check out how to make it on my channel! In this project I’m going to use an Arduino Uno to scroll some text on a 16×2 character LCD which is controlled with a pair of pushbuttons. The project can easily be extended to do more, like add to ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:08:05 PDT
Light Up LED Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-LED-Card/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:01:26 PDT
RGB Ghost http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Ghost/
RGB Ghost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MFO6/I1KJK1LV/FZPMFO6I1KJK1LV.SMALL.jpg lmowry UPDATE: video example was uploaded:)http://youtu.be/xOAMFGLDaVkThis is a simple tutorial on my findings on making a foam ghost and a free issues I ran into... I made four of these and am using them outside for some shows. But due to it being made of styrofoam the wind rubbing it up against the trees...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:21:18 PDT
9v led keyboard light http://www.instructables.com/id/9v-led-keyboard-light/
9v led keyboard light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/1NGP/I1J5YPUC/FAX1NGPI1J5YPUC.SMALL.jpg nicholas.reyan This is a led keyboard light powered by a 9v battery Tools and materials Things you will need are: Led kit For rc vehiclesOld webcamducttapelaptop/computer to mount on9v battery to power leds Atttach frontal leds This step is simple attach the blue leds to the front with 2 pieces of tape At...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:31:27 PDT
Li - Ion battery level indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-Ion-battery-level-indicator/
Li - Ion battery level indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/USRL/I1IQB3YZ/FD5USRLI1IQB3YZ.SMALL.jpg Osvaldas Are you looking for a simple circuit to measure your Lithium Ion single cell charging and discharging level? Here is one chip circuit, powered up from the same Lithium Ion battery you want to measure.This circuit is design to measure 3.7V rechargeable batteries level. 4.2V - 100%; 4V - 80%; 3.8V - ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:28:44 PDT
Glass Tile Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Tile-Night-Light/
Glass Tile Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PAD3/I1IQAUV4/F22PAD3I1IQAUV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PAD3/I1IQAUV4/F22PAD3I1IQAUV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PAD3/I1IQAUV4/F22PAD3I1IQAUV4.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 This is a very inexpensive (less than $3.00) , nice looking, and fairly easy to make night light. I have been working on another project for my four year old daughter. That instructable will eventually..... be out as it is over 100 man hours already and not even close to done. Anyway a couple things...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:18:36 PDT
The Healing Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Healing-Lamp/
The Healing Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZBOU/I1IQA34Q/F6QZBOUI1IQA34Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZBOU/I1IQA34Q/F6QZBOUI1IQA34Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZBOU/I1IQA34Q/F6QZBOUI1IQA34Q.SMALL.jpg dt4art The lamp is designed to be environmentally friendly with visible and touchable functions. The branch is the symbol of nature. The natural shapes give us comfortable feelings and emotions.It is an aesthetically artistic item even the branch lights off. I design for a person who needs to decorate easi...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:02:51 PDT
LED module light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-module-light/
LED module light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/3ALO/I1IQ8KTT/FFX3ALOI1IQ8KTT.SMALL.jpg superqi7 This Instructable will teach you how to make a LED module light.Materials:Translucent plastics that is foldable( I got it in Canal Plastics in New York City),Copper Tape,Hot glue gun,wires,3V button battery or arduino board,Battery Holder,Neodymium Disc Craft Magnets 1/4 X 1/16 Inch,soldering materi...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:23:20 PDT
ADD routes to your 3D print to make it light up http://www.instructables.com/id/ADD-routes-to-your-3D-print-to-make-it-light-up/
ADD routes to your 3D print to make it light up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/6E8J/I1FQ8AZS/F2T6E8JI1FQ8AZS.SMALL.jpg SebastianKerner What we want to achieve:Hello DYI'ers in this instructable i´m gonna show you how to add routes and compartments to your 3D prints.With this you´ll be able to add LED / electronics to make it the perfect accessory right in time before Halloween.For this tutorial and as example i´ll use a 3D model o...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:56:49 PDT
tv back light http://www.instructables.com/id/tv-back-light/
tv back light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/5N0L/I1FQ8VE3/FFS5N0LI1FQ8VE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/5N0L/I1FQ8VE3/FFS5N0LI1FQ8VE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/5N0L/I1FQ8VE3/FFS5N0LI1FQ8VE3.SMALL.jpg kevhatch330 Tricolor color led strip stuck on back of TV with double sided tape. Controlled by Arduino Uno.Supplies Needed:1 - Tri-Color LED strip from Radio Shack.1- Arduino Uno.1 - 1 amp or higher DC power supply.1 - roll double sided tape.1 - computer with Arduino IDE sketch program on it.1 - USB A to USB B ...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:25:30 PDT
Interactive Zipper with LEDS http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-Patterns-on-a-pocket/
Interactive Zipper with LEDS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/V1RF/I1I24K8T/FEXV1RFI1I24K8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/V1RF/I1I24K8T/FEXV1RFI1I24K8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/V1RF/I1I24K8T/FEXV1RFI1I24K8T.SMALL.jpg birceozkan Wearable soft computations that makes the pocket interactive.The LED Pocket Project is created by making your garments look more alive with a simple and flexible circuit.Once you start to unzip, the LEDs on the pocket start to a light up according the position of the zipper.Materials Needed:-Zipper-...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:47:19 PDT
Spider-man web shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-man-web-shooter/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:41:39 PDT
Interactive LED Puzzle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Puzzle-Lamp/
Interactive LED Puzzle Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZGLS/I1FQ6C1M/FZ7ZGLSI1FQ6C1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZGLS/I1FQ6C1M/FZ7ZGLSI1FQ6C1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/ZGLS/I1FQ6C1M/FZ7ZGLSI1FQ6C1M.SMALL.jpg LMS23 OverviewThis LED lamp is an interactive design product. It is a rectangular prism base that can hold in multiple light slots that complete the circuit and light up. It gives users the power to manipulate the design and change the lights based on several situations and as they see fit.Material Whil...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:27:03 PDT
How to Make a Jar of Fireflies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Jar-of-Fireflies/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:13:31 PDT
Simple LED Meditation Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Meditation-Lamp/
Simple LED Meditation Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/1637/I1GIKIXV/FVU1637I1GIKIXV.SMALL.jpg binney For those who would like to add a little soft light to their meditation practice. Materials Fairy copper wire LED lights (40 LED lights are on this strand) One 556 Ohm Resistor (if you have fewer than 40 LED lights, you may want to choose a smaller resistor) Clear glass jar (this one is a tea jar) p...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:38:03 PDT
LED fading with a 555 timer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-fading-with-a-555-timer/
LED fading with a 555 timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/LVYI/I1GIK7VQ/FDQLVYII1GIK7VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/LVYI/I1GIK7VQ/FDQLVYII1GIK7VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/LVYI/I1GIK7VQ/FDQLVYII1GIK7VQ.SMALL.jpg ArteenG The 555 timer is one of the most widely known and simple integrated circuits (IC) on the market. It can be used in many ways using different modes (monostable, astable, and bistable) with each mode used to produce a specific effect. For this project, we're going to focus on using the 555 timer in as...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:49:44 PDT
Light Sensor form LDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-form-LDR-and-LED/
Light Sensor form LDR and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/XKF7/I1FQ7XTT/F73XKF7I1FQ7XTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/XKF7/I1FQ7XTT/F73XKF7I1FQ7XTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/XKF7/I1FQ7XTT/F73XKF7I1FQ7XTT.SMALL.jpg bastelking Build a light sensor from only a few parts! Materiallist and Schematics What you need:PowersourceBreadboardJumperwireLEDLDRPut it all together as shown in the schematics and test it.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:01:43 PDT
Computer aided plant care system http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-aided-plant-care-system/
Computer aided plant care system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/HEGM/I1FPT458/FVYHEGMI1FPT458.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/HEGM/I1FPT458/FVYHEGMI1FPT458.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/HEGM/I1FPT458/FVYHEGMI1FPT458.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody,UPDATE 10/25/2014: Planterbot-The-Plant-Monitoring-Robot/ ( big thanks to appleman123987 !!! ).this is an update to my previous post, "easy & cheap auto-grow system" - which didn't have the computer on it yet (please read as well to get up to speed) facebook.in this instructabl...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:45:57 PDT
Luminous Loafers kit assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Luminous-Loafers-kit-assembly/
Luminous Loafers kit assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/HIRI/I1J5WW4O/FPPHIRII1J5WW4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/HIRI/I1J5WW4O/FPPHIRII1J5WW4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/HIRI/I1J5WW4O/FPPHIRII1J5WW4O.SMALL.jpg Thereisonlyme This is an instructable on how to assemble the Luminous Loafers solder kit. This kit adds step sensitive, flashy, glowy LEDs to shoes. They come preprogrammed with 7 different colours and patterns, making any pair of boring old shoes look awesome!The programmed colours are:Blue, green, red, pink, wh...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:17:09 PDT
Potentiometer as variable Resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Potentiometer-as-variable-Resistor/
Potentiometer as variable Resistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NK5E/I1FQ7TR2/FSFNK5EI1FQ7TR2.SMALL.jpg bastelking If you get out of resistors, you can use a potentiometer instead.I often use potentiometers to test circuits with differnt setups qick and easy.Watch video and enjoy.
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:03:47 PDT
Touch Controlled LED Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Controlled-LED-Canvas/
Touch Controlled LED Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/2NVL/I1EU1IOQ/FHS2NVLI1EU1IOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/2NVL/I1EU1IOQ/FHS2NVLI1EU1IOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/2NVL/I1EU1IOQ/FHS2NVLI1EU1IOQ.SMALL.jpg tomhv9 This is a very simple project for people who feel that a basic canvas from wilkos just isn't special enough for you. This instructable will show you how to brighten up a dull canvas and give it a little more character Items You Will Need Here is a list of the items you will need. The picture abov...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:18:34 PDT
Rechargeable LED Illuminated NightShoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-LED-Illuminated-NightShoe/
Rechargeable LED Illuminated NightShoe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/7N83/I1EU1AVN/F2X7N83I1EU1AVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/7N83/I1EU1AVN/F2X7N83I1EU1AVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/7N83/I1EU1AVN/F2X7N83I1EU1AVN.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Hey Everyone! In this Instructable I'll show you how to light up your walk with your own LED illuminated shoes! At first you may think that this is useless and an absolute waste of time. However, it serves an important purpose...In my locality, accidents involving pedestrians, usually at night, hav...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 06:49:19 PDT
Newton Cradle Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Newton-Cradle-Lamp/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:15:37 PDT
LED Strobe Lights for Towing Plowing Etc http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strobe-Lights-for-Towing-Plowing-Etc/
LED Strobe Lights for Towing Plowing Etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/NUJC/I1ETWJHS/FSFNUJCI1ETWJHS.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I recently traded in my big pickup for a blazer. the big truck had a full size light bar on the roof but the blazer has a sunroof so I cant go that way again. I looked at different hideaway strobes and I even have an old twin tube strobe dashboard plow light but where's the fun in using something ...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:22:47 PDT
Regular Staff/ Magic staff http://www.instructables.com/id/Regular-Staff-Magic-staff/
Regular Staff/ Magic staff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/1NYP/I1C43V4J/FYN1NYPI1C43V4J.SMALL.jpg ezgi1990 This is a fun project to create your own magic staff. I used a found tree branch and a simple soft circuit to create my staff. I made a pressure sensor as a switch.Materials:Found branch or any long stick you want to useCopper tapeSuper bright LEDs (I used 7 of the blue ones) 3V batteryBattery holde...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:44:11 PDT
Glowing Steampunk Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Steampunk-Flash-Drive/
Glowing Steampunk Flash Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/5SW4/I1ETTIF9/F7N5SW4I1ETTIF9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/5SW4/I1ETTIF9/F7N5SW4I1ETTIF9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/5SW4/I1ETTIF9/F7N5SW4I1ETTIF9.SMALL.jpg Moonlight Maker I got the idea for this project after seeing these cool flash drives made from old vacuum tubes. I really liked how they lit up, but I didn't want to shell out $70 for one. Instead, I decided to create my own with inexpensive materials. The total cost for the project is about $20 if you buy all of t...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:02:51 PDT
Controlling LED with Android phone via BLE (Bluetooth 4.0), MangoCube App and Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-LED-with-Android-phone-via-BLE-Bluetoo/
Controlling LED with Android phone via BLE (Bluetooth 4.0), MangoCube App and Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SMALL.jpg MegavizonLtd This Instructable shows how to send data from Android device to control LED on Arduino UNO.You will need at least of the following components;1. Arduino UNO or compatible board.2. MangoCube BLE Board ( https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/530456128/man... )3. BLE(Bluetooth 4) enabled Android phone/t...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:31:47 PDT
Light your scarf up with LED fairy wire! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-your-scarf-up-with-LED-fairy-wire/
Light your scarf up with LED fairy wire! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/C0Y1/I1EU8BX0/F36C0Y1I1EU8BX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/C0Y1/I1EU8BX0/F36C0Y1I1EU8BX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/C0Y1/I1EU8BX0/F36C0Y1I1EU8BX0.SMALL.jpg blinkblink Hi Everyone!This tutorial will walk you through knitting a scarf, embedding LED fairy wire into the scarf, and creating an on and off switch to make the scarf glow! Materials Needed:-1 ball of yarn-knitting needles-yarn needle-scissors-solder-22 ohm resistor -coin cell battery holder-3v coin cell ba...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:29:27 PDT
Open Fly Detection System http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Fly-Detection-System/
Open Fly Detection System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/Z4H5/I1C1HEMO/FO4Z4H5I1C1HEMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/Z4H5/I1C1HEMO/FO4Z4H5I1C1HEMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/Z4H5/I1C1HEMO/FO4Z4H5I1C1HEMO.SMALL.jpg MattDougan This instructable was a collaboration with OHoilett. Check him out, he's awesome!We've all been there. You used the restroom hours ago, look down and...Your zipper has been open this whole time?! How? You wonder if anyone noticed as you stealthily correct your situation.No worries - we have a soluti...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:51:46 PDT