Instructables: exploring - technology - Light http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:09:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 3 Mode 14 Led Home-Made Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Mode-14-Led-Home-Made-Reading-Light/
3 Mode 14 Led Home-Made Reading Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EB04/ICP0WMTR/F2QEB04ICP0WMTR.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 The LED's came from a Bike-light i had and didn't want anymore, So, why not build something new?The re-used parts I used are:1. Phone holder for car to make it adjustable2. 3 X AA Battery case from a remote control car3. Wires (from a desktop computer)4. LED's (as I said earlier from a bike light)5 ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:41:41 PDT
5 Min USB LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Min-USB-LED-Light/
5 Min USB LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a simple LED light than can be powered from a USB port.What do you need:1 x LED1 x 100 ohm Resistor1 x USB cable (it does not matter what cable as long as it has a USB plug)1x Ping-Pong BallHot glue Prepare the Plug I cut off the plug and stripped the cables.We need...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:15:47 PDT
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Reflector-Small-and-Foldable/
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SMALL.jpg Benny Johansson A practical small Reflector for both flash and natural light photography,works very well with a Flash bouncer. Two sides, silver and white (hard or soft reflections) Foldable, fits in a bookshelf when not in use Can stand for itself or be held in hand Can be tilted forward or backwards by plac...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:10:46 PDT
LED night lamp with motion and darkness sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-night-lamp-with-motion-and-darkness-sensor/
LED night lamp with motion and darkness sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HZ6B/ICNNI6BH/F5XHZ6BICNNI6BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HZ6B/ICNNI6BH/F5XHZ6BICNNI6BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/HZ6B/ICNNI6BH/F5XHZ6BICNNI6BH.SMALL.jpg Rundhall This is a battery powered DIY project. The device automatically switches itself on when motion is detected. It can be used in bedrooms, washrooms, closets or dark court etc. to have light if it is needed, no AC power is needed. The colour of the RGB LED can be set up with a help of the left potentio...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:01:57 PDT
LUX - an external power button http://www.instructables.com/id/LUX-an-external-power-button/
LUX - an external power button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel It's a lazy afternoon, and you sit down to turn your computer on, you either: a) you have to bend down and press the power button, or b) you have a laptop - this isn't for you.Especially where my (desktop) computer is located; under my desk and out of sight; bending down to press that power button i...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:44:09 PDT
26" Beauty Dish For Around $40. http://www.instructables.com/id/26-Beauty-Dish-For-Around-40/
26" Beauty Dish For Around $40. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/MBAX/ICE1UTUN/FM7MBAXICE1UTUN.SMALL.jpg edowns1 Bought items from my local Lowes store. Cost me $35 and I had some nuts and things around the house. Follow pictures. If you need more explanation please just ask. I am not much for words so I apologize in advance.
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:36:03 PDT
part 1; beginner rc airplane (body) http://www.instructables.com/id/part-1-beginner-rc-airplane-body/
part 1; beginner rc airplane (body) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/OWMB/ICBRXBLP/FQVOWMBICBRXBLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/OWMB/ICBRXBLP/FQVOWMBICBRXBLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/OWMB/ICBRXBLP/FQVOWMBICBRXBLP.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 hi there.here is an economical and simple airplane body.it took me just 15 minutes to set up the body.this is rather small. approx 14 inches long.stay tuned for the next part (electronics). What you need. foamboard. 6mm depron or dollartree might work, i did not have either.tape (electrical tape,...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 08:38:12 PDT
Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Light/
Desk Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on July 17, 2015In this presentation I would try to show you how you could setup very simple and easy lighting for your workbench.you may watch the video in below link:
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:14:49 PDT
How to photograph rusty metal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-photograph-rusty-metal/
How to photograph rusty metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/8M65/IC37GBWX/FG28M65IC37GBWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/8M65/IC37GBWX/FG28M65IC37GBWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/8M65/IC37GBWX/FG28M65IC37GBWX.SMALL.jpg NoahH4 Here you will find the basic essentials for success in photographing rusty metal with any camera. Step One: Light Light is very important when photographing subjects with intricate detail. You want to be sure that the shadow is cast in just the right place, and that the highlight doesn't glare th...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:00:57 PDT
How i took this picture and how you can too http://www.instructables.com/id/How-i-took-this-picture-and-how-you-can-too/
How i took this picture and how you can too - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SMALL.jpg oooseun This can also be seen on my website hereClick here for more awesome photography 1. SKILLS & TOOLS I’ll Say it’s a little important that you know how to work a dslr or at least manual mode on a camera and a little knowledge on wireless flash triggers or at least the concept of trig...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:04:56 PDT
Automatic lighting management using ambient sounds http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-lighting-management-using-ambient-sounds/
Automatic lighting management using ambient sounds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ALN9/IBUXN7XZ/F68ALN9IBUXN7XZ.SMALL.jpg AUTHOMETION This instructables will show you how to simply turn on your LYT bulbs when ambient souds are detected.You can use it to maintain your lights powered ON when people are in a room and power OFF them when no more sounds are detected. With small modifications you can also create nice effects like power...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 15:25:01 PDT
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Smartphone-Projector/
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Did you know you can turn an old shoebox and some office supplies into a Smartphone Projector? Yes you can! It is a fun, simple and easy physics experiment that you could do at home. Learn and observe how light .The project has been around the net for a long time, but here's a brief and detailed tut...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 00:36:35 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
LED dressing lights http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-dressing-lights/
LED dressing lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/YDL7/IBRRUAOU/FI6YDL7IBRRUAOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/YDL7/IBRRUAOU/FI6YDL7IBRRUAOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/YDL7/IBRRUAOU/FI6YDL7IBRRUAOU.SMALL.jpg The Electrobot My new apartment bedroom has some solid woodwork with a dressing mirror fitted into it. But the lighting around the mirror was insufficient. The room is lit by the window and an LED bulb, both of them opposite to the mirror. If you stand in front of the mirror, the reflection is dark due to the ligh...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:58:17 PDT
Easy Arduino Light following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Arduino-Light-following-Robot/
Easy Arduino Light following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/DH2Z/IBQCGSFT/FYUDH2ZIBQCGSFT.SMALL.jpg JaceDuino This is a tutorial on how to make a light following robot using Arduino, it has been simplified so that beginners can attempt this project too. This project should only take you at the most of an hour. I hope you enjoy. Materials Arduino Uno: http://www.freetronics.com.au/products/eleven#.VZn...H...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:22:25 PDT
Photographing Natural Views http://www.instructables.com/id/Photographing-Natural-Views/
Photographing Natural Views - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/YL12/IBGD09KD/F9SYL12IBGD09KD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/YL12/IBGD09KD/F9SYL12IBGD09KD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/YL12/IBGD09KD/F9SYL12IBGD09KD.SMALL.jpg rebeccaxrs Photography is often about being in the right place at the right time. Having all the technology in the world, follow these 3 key pointers and you will get some fantastic shots.1) Patience, sometimes you need to just wait in a spot for the animal to come along, the wave to crash or the wind to blow ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:25:47 PDT
Automatic Light System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Light-System/
Automatic Light System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/F2DO/IBHRMVBC/FCNF2DOIBHRMVBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/F2DO/IBHRMVBC/FCNF2DOIBHRMVBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/F2DO/IBHRMVBC/FCNF2DOIBHRMVBC.SMALL.jpg Josaiphe Lights are essentials in every home, and when your guests arrive you have to turn them on, right? But lights are wasteful, they take so much energy, so I have come up with this design to help you turn the lights for the guests and save energy.And if you are annoyed about hooking it up to an electric...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:51:24 PDT
LED bulb for dewalt 18v light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-bulb-for-dewalt-18v-light/
LED bulb for dewalt 18v light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KWO2/IBC2EEVJ/FJHKWO2IBC2EEVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KWO2/IBC2EEVJ/FJHKWO2IBC2EEVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KWO2/IBC2EEVJ/FJHKWO2IBC2EEVJ.SMALL.jpg Dave85 The goal here was to create a led bulb alternative for my 18v battery powered light that would draw less power and last longer for my nightly fishing trips. My first time I made a few mistakes and I'll share those at the end. Not including time and the supplies I had, this project costed about 5 dol...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:51:34 PDT
Versatile Flickering Love Lamp :) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Versatile-Flickering-Love-Lamp-/
Versatile Flickering Love Lamp :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/TASL/IB4A7MG8/FFXTASLIB4A7MG8.SMALL.jpg Keith Aquilina We are going to make an array of 20 LEDs which flicker and make your room seem like it is lit with a fire or candles! Perfect for that romantic night in :)To power it, we are going to use the increasingly popular 5V USB charger.You can decide to print out the whole lamp or just the part that holds t...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 20:58:34 PDT
Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-T-Shirt/
Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/2X5H/IBXML0J2/FYH2X5HIBXML0J2.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make your own Electro-Luminescent T-Shirt which looks amazing and Jaw-dropping with just a few simple steps. We the team 'LightBugs' created this costume for a Dance Competition. El-Wires have been around for a while, they work on high AC Voltages. You could bring out your creativeness and imaginati...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 00:36:22 PDT
Under bed LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-bed-LED-lights/
Under bed LED lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/FK3W/IB8I75B5/FVKFK3WIB8I75B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/FK3W/IB8I75B5/FVKFK3WIB8I75B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/FK3W/IB8I75B5/FVKFK3WIB8I75B5.SMALL.jpg ATP24 This is my first instructable so I thought I would make it an easy one.There are a number of other instruables that are very similar to this one, which is where I got my idea from.. Equipment needed So before you start its always best to make sure you have everything you need. For this project y...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:51:15 PDT
Dutch Design Suspending lamp shade. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dutch-Design-Suspending-lamp-shade/
Dutch Design Suspending lamp shade. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/8KD8/IB3HA9YX/FZ28KD8IB3HA9YX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/8KD8/IB3HA9YX/FZ28KD8IB3HA9YX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/8KD8/IB3HA9YX/FZ28KD8IB3HA9YX.SMALL.jpg Creathings One piece lamp shade printable without support structure.This spiral lamp shade fits on every lamp socket, no supports needed so it's cheaper to print.The shape of the spiral makes nice light shapes on walls and ceiling. If you like the lamp, sent me a message and I will sent you the printable fi...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:48:00 PDT
Colour Changing LED Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Colour-Changing-LED-Night-Light/
Colour Changing LED Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y66Z/IB21VGC5/FR8Y66ZIB21VGC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y66Z/IB21VGC5/FR8Y66ZIB21VGC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/Y66Z/IB21VGC5/FR8Y66ZIB21VGC5.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim I hadn't done a single electronics project for a month, and seeing my Arduino after so long made me pretty excited, albeit a little lost. I felt I needed a small, simple project to revive my familiarity with Arduino. This RGB LED night light was good enough for the purpose; I had all components in m...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:55:42 PDT
Drawing with Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-with-Light-1/
Drawing with Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SMALL.jpg MeeGusta Have you ever wondered how it is possible to create pictures as the one above? Well, in this Instructable you will learn how to. Drawing with light is a possibility to collect emotions and feelings in only one image. This is only possible in perfect conditions with the accurate materials. One shoul...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:50:51 PDT
Arduino Party Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Party-Lights/
Arduino Party Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/MH5Z/IAXROL46/FOYMH5ZIAXROL46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/MH5Z/IAXROL46/FOYMH5ZIAXROL46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/MH5Z/IAXROL46/FOYMH5ZIAXROL46.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Now this is a multipurpose project. Use it as a party light OR as a gig booster.Adding colors and manipulating the light sequence is easy thing to do. Check the video to see the project in work.If there is a VOTE patch on the right side of the project site, throw me a vote if you want :) Componen...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:03:45 PDT
3D Printed LED Keychain Light (x5) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-Keychain-Light-x5/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:20:02 PDT
Motherboard Clock - Cum - Night Dim Arc Light ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Motherboard-Clock-Cum-Night-Dim-Arc-Light-/
Motherboard Clock - Cum - Night Dim Arc Light ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/1L3B/IBC33BJO/FFB1L3BIBC33BJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/1L3B/IBC33BJO/FFB1L3BIBC33BJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/1L3B/IBC33BJO/FFB1L3BIBC33BJO.SMALL.jpg RichiV Motherboard Clock - Cum - Night Dim Arc Light !Tools Required :-Drill Machine - Making minor hole in metal bracketSoldering iron - minor wire soldering Super glue - sticking parts.Sharp Cutting Blade - cutting plastic, etcHammer - for mounting . Motherboard Clock- Cum - Night Dim Arc Light ! Mot...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:29:37 PDT
Automatic LED night light (Using 555 timer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-LED-night-light-Using-555-timer/
Automatic LED night light (Using 555 timer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/U54A/IAQMIPMQ/FVAU54AIAQMIPMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/U54A/IAQMIPMQ/FVAU54AIAQMIPMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/U54A/IAQMIPMQ/FVAU54AIAQMIPMQ.SMALL.jpg Jayesh Jayesh Gently got power cut !And you finding your torch in the DARK !!! Ohh...No worry, here is the automatic dark detected led light. Parts You Need * 1M resistor* 1K resistor* 10 resistor* LDR (light dependant resistor)* Red led (2ma)* 1W white led* BC338 transistor* 555 timer IC* DC socketNote: Use d...
By: Jayesh Jayesh

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:37:56 PDT
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-Plating-Objet-PolyJet-3d-Prints/
Copper Plating Objet PolyJet 3d Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/O06M/IAQMFV56/F6OO06MIAQMFV56.SMALL.jpg pdelorey One of the most common complaints about 3d printed parts is with regard to their surface characteristics. Most are made from some type of plastic, and parts printed in other materials are expensive and rarely live up to the expectations people have of objects of the same material made using more tra...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:57:13 PDT
Add a Natural Color Boost in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-Natural-Color-Boost-in-Photoshop/
Add a Natural Color Boost in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/U7XN/IAQMDG7V/FD6U7XNIAQMDG7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/U7XN/IAQMDG7V/FD6U7XNIAQMDG7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/U7XN/IAQMDG7V/FD6U7XNIAQMDG7V.SMALL.jpg FilterGrade Learn how to add contrast and naturally boost the color of your images in Photoshop with this tutorial! The perfect effect for your blog post photos, Instagram's, and other projects. Select a Photo to Edit Start by picking a photo to adjust. For this tutorial I'll be using this lovely berry photo...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:58:21 PDT
Kitchen Physics - Measure the speed of light with chocolate! http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Physics-Measure-the-speed-of-light-with-ch/
Kitchen Physics - Measure the speed of light with chocolate! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/2TW3/IAPAR0V9/F9P2TW3IAPAR0V9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/2TW3/IAPAR0V9/F9P2TW3IAPAR0V9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/2TW3/IAPAR0V9/F9P2TW3IAPAR0V9.SMALL.jpg Kranthi Gunthoti In honor of the International Year of Light, my 6 year old daughter calculates the speed of light using chocolate bars and microwave oven.Microwaves are part of light or electromagnetic spectrum. We have been using this radiation in microwave ovens to heat up the food for the past 50 years or so...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 20:46:17 PDT
Sensor Data Monitoring with Edison (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensor-Data-Monitoring-with-Edison-Intel-IoT/
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By: Shachindra_1992

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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:37:54 PDT
DIY Ring light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ring-light/
DIY Ring light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y3LD/IAMCGF7X/F6RY3LDIAMCGF7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y3LD/IAMCGF7X/F6RY3LDIAMCGF7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Y3LD/IAMCGF7X/F6RY3LDIAMCGF7X.SMALL.jpg ntzamos Many photographers use DIY light modifiers with their flashguns or lights. Materials Ingredients1 metal bowl 22-26 cm diameter1 metal cylinder 10cm dia, 10 cm long1 plastic plate Make the ball I had a cylinder made in a tin shop but you can use a empty tin can from a fruit salad.I also had the...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:28:46 PDT
3D print and finish a light-up a Deadmau5 Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-print-and-finish-a-light-up-a-Deadmau5-Helmet/
3D print and finish a light-up a Deadmau5 Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/RN7H/IAKWSOR7/FNARN7HIAKWSOR7.SMALL.jpg mackelday Tools and supplies:white 3d printer filament for the eyes and mouthany other color of filament for the frame1 can sandable primerApoxie-Sculpt2 cans Rust-Oleum Ultra Cover 2x Gloss Apple Red spray paintvarious grits of sandpaper 100 - 6005-minute epoxyA Dremel Tool(Optional) PVC pipe and screw on ga...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 16:25:03 PDT
Instructables Logo:Electro-luminescent http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-LogoElectro-luminescent/
Instructables Logo:Electro-luminescent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/IN0R/IAJHTQZ0/FHRIN0RIAJHTQZ0.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Well I was thinking deeply of what type of project I could do with a bunch of El wires, LED's and an Arduino Uno. I've always dreamed of making a robot but with the stuff I had, this was all I could do. So to all the fans of Instructable's out there, I dedicate this to you all. Make sure you wear a ...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 13:19:34 PDT
Madonna's Disco Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Madonnas-Disco-Ball/
Madonna's Disco Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/0WX5/IB49Z6DL/FRK0WX5IB49Z6DL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/0WX5/IB49Z6DL/FRK0WX5IB49Z6DL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRK/0WX5/IB49Z6DL/FRK0WX5IB49Z6DL.SMALL.jpg Jake Morton A few years ago I discovered Madonna (I know, I know, she's been kicking it since the 80's) and really enjoyed her music. Even today I am still discovering her talent and only a few months ago discovered the Confessions Tour. Well lets just say my mind was blown that day. Fantastic performances, exc...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 07:29:17 PDT
LED-Follower http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Follower/
LED-Follower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/RH7N/IAJHKMUC/FHARH7NIAJHKMUC.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make a fun, glowing LED-Follower which looks amazing. Super easy project for all ages. Materials An Arduino UnoBread BoardJump WiresLED'sUSB Data cable Connections Connect all the negative terminal of the LED's to ground on the Arduino. Connect the individual positive terminals to each digital...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 00:58:58 PDT
LED light up googley eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-up-googley-eyes/
LED light up googley eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/55YC/IAINJ0JC/F2655YCIAINJ0JC.SMALL.jpg electricgirlsrock Awesome LED googley eyes! LED Light up Googley Eyes How to Make LED light up Googley Eyes Materials:2 googley eyes 5 pieces of wire1 switch 1 soldering station 1 roll of solder (any size and you don't use the entire thing)2 LEDs colors of y...
By: electricgirlsrock

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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 22:04:12 PDT
Solar Powered Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Lamp/
Solar Powered Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/DPCY/IAINHOKW/FB1DPCYIAINHOKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/DPCY/IAINHOKW/FB1DPCYIAINHOKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/DPCY/IAINHOKW/FB1DPCYIAINHOKW.SMALL.jpg fodidly In this Instructable you will learn how to make a lamp that should charge during the day and then be able to operate during the night. It is a good beginning project for those looking to practice soldering and also those who want to delve a little into solar power and rechargeable batteries. Just ...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 18:24:48 PDT
Mini LED Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-Lantern-1/
Mini LED Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/E5EI/IAINF1HE/F5XE5EIIAINF1HE.SMALL.jpg electricgirlsrock How to Build A Mini LED LanternTo build a mini LED lantern you need:-a short piece of rope -2 popsicle sticks-clear ball (split in two)-LED light (any color)-resistor-2 wires (with stripped ends on both sides)-switch-copper tape-3 volt coin cell ba...
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 09:11:25 PDT
Music laser light show http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-laser-light-show/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 01:44:22 PDT
Electro-Luminescent Thigh Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-Thigh-Pad/
Electro-Luminescent Thigh Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/RAOK/IAICJ7VQ/FPXRAOKIAICJ7VQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/RAOK/IAICJ7VQ/FPXRAOKIAICJ7VQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/RAOK/IAICJ7VQ/FPXRAOKIAICJ7VQ.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make a fun, glowing-thigh pad which looks amazing and eye-catching in the dark! Make sure you wear a pair of protective gloves before handling with high voltages. Super easy project for all ages.
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 11:20:15 PDT
Electro-Luminescent Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Luminescent-Glasses/
Electro-Luminescent Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/3VNC/IAICGHDI/FV13VNCIAICGHDI.SMALL.jpg thisisrammy Make a fun, glowing-glasses which looks amazing and eye-catching in the dark! Make sure you wear a pair of protective gloves before handling with high voltages. Super easy project for all ages.
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 09:25:23 PDT
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-LED-replacement-for-bicycle-bulb/
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/ZPY6/IAEJWPVR/F93ZPY6IAEJWPVR.SMALL.jpg martin.schmiedl.3 I wanted to replace the old inefficient bulb in my Bicycle front light with a simple LED circuit while still using my dynamo for power.While most bicycle dynamos have something like 6V, 3W written on them, that's not entirely true. Their output is usually limited to 500mA at whichever voltage that m...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 04:55:11 PDT
Arduino Web Weather Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Web-Weather-Server/
Arduino Web Weather Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/D0BZ/IAG0FFJM/FQ3D0BZIAG0FFJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/D0BZ/IAG0FFJM/FQ3D0BZIAG0FFJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/D0BZ/IAG0FFJM/FQ3D0BZIAG0FFJM.SMALL.jpg Komal Manoj Thakur Aim of this instructable to Get know How to use Ethernet shield for various applications, This is one of the application, In this we measure Temperature, Humidity, Light Intensity, Pressure.It displays current status and logs the last 20 reading and continuously updates at every 5 Sec on web browser...
By: Komal Manoj Thakur

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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 08:25:59 PDT
Ikea Hack: Moonlighting Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Moonlighting-Lamp/
Ikea Hack: Moonlighting Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/A9SK/IABOHM5P/FNPA9SKIABOHM5P.SMALL.jpg Sake of Making The Moonlighting Lamp is a glorified nightlight that changes brightness based on proximity. Most nightlights use a motion sensor to detect someone's presence and abruptly turn on. The Moonlighting Lamp uses a proximity sensor to detect someone's presence and calmly illuminates as they approach. If y...
By: Sake of Making

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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:34:55 PDT
Take control of your house in 10 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-control-of-your-house-in-10-Minutes/
Take control of your house in 10 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3UUS/IACE061Y/F6Z3UUSIACE061Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3UUS/IACE061Y/F6Z3UUSIACE061Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3UUS/IACE061Y/F6Z3UUSIACE061Y.SMALL.jpg Komal Manoj Thakur Watch Video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBRZ8WcQfRkMake your own smart phone control for your house.Bluetooth Controlled Electrical AppliancesBluetooth controlled Lights, Electrical Equipment, Smart Phone Based Appliances Control Bluetooth Based Room Automation Arduino Bluetooth appliances con...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 05:19:07 PDT
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/01-Dusk-to-Dawn-Switch-Low-cost-simple-dusk-to-daw/
$0.1 Dusk to Dawn Switch Low cost simple dusk to dawn switch Dark Sensing Light Automatic Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/ASYC/IAAG140H/FARASYCIAAG140H.SMALL.jpg Komal Manoj Thakur Turn your security lighting or task lighting on and off automatically each night with this circuit. It's easy to install. Components List 1. TRIAC BT136 or BTA162. LDR 3. 104 (0.1uF) Capacitor 4. 1K Ohm 1/4 Watt Resistor 5. DB3 Diac 6. Connecting Wires Connection Diagram Make connections as sh...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 10:03:33 PDT
3D Printed Double Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Double-Wall-Light/
3D Printed Double Wall Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2E5U/IA8WCXO6/F3Z2E5UIA8WCXO6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2E5U/IA8WCXO6/F3Z2E5UIA8WCXO6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/2E5U/IA8WCXO6/F3Z2E5UIA8WCXO6.SMALL.jpg ewanoncadd Two directional wall lamp for GU10 fixtures for use with low heat LED Bulbs. Printed in Glow in the dark Blue. Print Parts: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:854129Point the cone up & remember to print 2. Feel free to modify this. Wiring: Wire Each lamp cone. Fits snug.IF YOU DON'T KNOW HOW TO ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 18:10:34 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly Here's a video describing my enclosure and all the designs and prints that went into it... Watch this first so you can get an idea of the overall concept, design and features before I go into a step-by-step Instructable on how to build it. (Sorry in advance, but I kinda get off track in the video wi...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT