Instructables: exploring - technology - Light http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:59:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sound to Light Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-to-Light-Meter/
Sound to Light Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/YO3M/IDUR4ZDV/FF9YO3MIDUR4ZDV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/YO3M/IDUR4ZDV/FF9YO3MIDUR4ZDV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/YO3M/IDUR4ZDV/FF9YO3MIDUR4ZDV.SMALL.jpg MrWiles I started making this circuit as I was in the process of making an operational amp for a Pringle tub Speaker system which I actually really enjoyed using and making and wanted to incorporate lights into is as a portable all around music system.This is the prototype VU meter on a breadboard powered b...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:01:01 PDT
TV B Gone Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-B-Gone-Keychain/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:14:35 PDT
Resistencia: circuito con foco LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Resistencia-circuito-con-foco-LED/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:23:58 PDT
Side-Bending Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Side-Bending-Goggles/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:54:33 PDT
TypeOnAir ! (Long Exposure Typography via Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/TypeOnAir-Long-Exposure-Typography-via-Arduino/
TypeOnAir ! (Long Exposure Typography via Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/DJI2/IDRP8TGU/F7QDJI2IDRP8TGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/DJI2/IDRP8TGU/F7QDJI2IDRP8TGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/DJI2/IDRP8TGU/F7QDJI2IDRP8TGU.SMALL.jpg kubarbaz I believe there are two types of photographer. First group will enjoy freezing moment with all of its components. But the other half has to do something about it. Nature herself is not enough for satisfaction. Apparently i'm with the spoiled second half. Yes, long exposure photos are awesome by itse...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:24:48 PDT
Fiber Optic LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-LED-Chandelier/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:04:29 PDT
Backwards Water - Real Life Gravity Defying Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Backwards-Water-Real-Life-Gravity-Defying-Water/
Backwards Water - Real Life Gravity Defying Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6SYK/IDRLEWYK/FUC6SYKIDRLEWYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6SYK/IDRLEWYK/FUC6SYKIDRLEWYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/6SYK/IDRLEWYK/FUC6SYKIDRLEWYK.SMALL.jpg WorkshopWizard A while back I was watching an episode of "Breaking Magic" which is a television series consisting of amazing scientific stunts and experiments when I saw something that was quite amazing... Gravity Defying Water! I thought to myself "That is so cool, I just have to try it!" The clip of the amazing...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:40:36 PDT
Rhizome http://www.instructables.com/id/Rhizome-by-Them-Sculptures/
Rhizome - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/3HK2/IDLI03CZ/FL83HK2IDLI03CZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/3HK2/IDLI03CZ/FL83HK2IDLI03CZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/3HK2/IDLI03CZ/FL83HK2IDLI03CZ.SMALL.jpg ThemSculptures RHIZOME11/07/2015 - 27/09/2015 Location: Belgium, Kortrijk , Collegebrug The installation " Rhizome " shows the fusion and obstruction of geometric patterns that grow in and through one another. Several entities seek an outlet with concrete opportunities to progress to the next phase of their e...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:13:36 PDT
Build an Automated Morning Reminders Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Automated-Morning-Reminders-Projector/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 08:25:26 PDT
Tiny Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Flashlight/
Tiny Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/62AN/IDECZUZ5/FGV62ANIDECZUZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/62AN/IDECZUZ5/FGV62ANIDECZUZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/62AN/IDECZUZ5/FGV62ANIDECZUZ5.SMALL.jpg Norah B make your Flashlight by home things "kids toys".(Done by Alaa) The pieces battery, Led, plastic piece from toy car, and iron piece from box putting the iron peice as shown, the base of the plastic piece is a side of iron. and the outher side of iron near by the led leg(-). Now our little l...
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 05:51:11 PDT
Mega Guide to Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Guide-to-Macro-Photography/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:29:31 PDT
Makeshift Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Phone-into-a-Lamp/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 11:44:12 PDT
Bright bike flashlight hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bright-bike-flashlight-hack/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 18:12:59 PDT
Li-ion 12V Home-made USB Flashlight Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-12V-Home-made-USB-Flashlight-Charger/
Li-ion 12V Home-made USB Flashlight Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This is a project is powered by a 12 VOLT 1.8 AMP hour Lithium Ion Battery that powers two flashlights (warm and cold), USB charger, And 12 VOLT output.This isn't a step by step tutorial because anyone can build it to fit their own needs, I'm just showing how I built it.There will be a video at the ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:51:48 PDT
Home-Made Bucket LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Bucket-LED-Flashlight/
Home-Made Bucket LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/GTRX/IDA2I0VU/FLZGTRXIDA2I0VU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/GTRX/IDA2I0VU/FLZGTRXIDA2I0VU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/GTRX/IDA2I0VU/FLZGTRXIDA2I0VU.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This was the first big project I ever didThe project enclosure was made out of a yogurt containerAll of the LED's, switches, and wires in this project were salvaged from salvaged from other electronic devicesThere will be a video at the last step showing the some features, Not all of the features ar...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 09:56:42 PDT
"Head" Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Lights/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:51:45 PDT
Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-1/
Light Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KN5G/ID5S6KIH/FPIKN5GID5S6KIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KN5G/ID5S6KIH/FPIKN5GID5S6KIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/KN5G/ID5S6KIH/FPIKN5GID5S6KIH.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to build a really simple, light sensor, this uses an LDR. What is an LDRA Light Dependent Resistor (LDR) is a device whose resistance decrease with the respect to the light incident on it, it is also called photo-resistor.This project can be used to detect ...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:33:07 PDT
IoT Wall Outlet with Arduino and ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Wall-Outlet-with-Arduino-and-ESP8266/
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 03:59:16 PDT
Constellation Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Horoscope-Nightlight/
Constellation Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/AXV7/ID4CTDRP/F79AXV7ID4CTDRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/AXV7/ID4CTDRP/F79AXV7ID4CTDRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/AXV7/ID4CTDRP/F79AXV7ID4CTDRP.SMALL.jpg AD11 This project was inspired by a co-worker and is a great exercise to work on your soldering skills. I made a constellation light for my daughter. You could easily adjust this project to suit your own horoscope project. I suggest not making the lights as bright. Later on in the project I described so...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 21:12:34 PDT
Build an USB LED light from an old webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-USB-led-light-from-an-old-webcam/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 13:50:41 PDT
The LED-timate Home-Made 20V 9.8 WATT LED Flashlight Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED-timate-Home-Made-20V-98-WATT-LED-Flashligh/
The LED-timate Home-Made 20V 9.8 WATT LED Flashlight Projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/UG6S/ID2XB5T8/F6DUG6SID2XB5T8.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 A Short Story About These LED'sThese LED's came from a warm white led tube which is made up of a SMD PCB strip inside a protection tube. I got them after my building replaced the fluorescent lamps in our underground parking lot. Luckily, (for me!) one of them broke and the protection tube shattered ...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 17:28:48 PDT
How to Reprogram MicroLights [EmazingLights Glove Sets] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reprogram-MicroLights-EmazingLights-eLite-e/
How to Reprogram MicroLights [EmazingLights Glove Sets] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SMALL.jpg eTesla33 This Instructable explains how to reprogram your EmazingLight MicroLights [see wiki for glove set compatibility]If you have any questions post them here. Components You will need a PICKit 3 debugger which you can get for around 30$ here and also an 8-pin SOIC clip. You can make one which will wor...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 05:51:11 PDT
DIY emergency rechargeable light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-emergency-rechargeable-light/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 05:20:38 PDT
Get Smooth Traffic Streaks in Your Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Streaks-in-Your-Photos/
Get Smooth Traffic Streaks in Your Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/L7RE/ID02F6LA/FASL7REID02F6LA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/L7RE/ID02F6LA/FASL7REID02F6LA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/L7RE/ID02F6LA/FASL7REID02F6LA.SMALL.jpg scottdavenport Streaks of light give your photo a dynamic quality, a sense of motion. Trails of traffic zipping through the city looks great in cityscape shots. A few tips for capturing the frames: Shoot at dawn or dusk Use a tripod Target your exposure between 1s and 10s, depending on traffic speeds and ambient l...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 14:22:32 PDT
LED Floodlight - Roomlight http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Floodlight-Roomlight/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 09:28:14 PDT
Make Your Own Object Photography Soft Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Object-Photography-Soft-Light-Box/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 08:40:34 PDT
Moldover's Light-Theremin CD (DIY version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Moldovers-Light-Theremin-CD-DIY-version/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 15:16:50 PDT
How to make an RGB-LED Health indicator for Minecraft - Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-RGB-LED-Health-indicator/
How to make an RGB-LED Health indicator for Minecraft - Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/PREP/ICPP7ZSF/FMCPREPICPP7ZSF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/PREP/ICPP7ZSF/FMCPREPICPP7ZSF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/PREP/ICPP7ZSF/FMCPREPICPP7ZSF.SMALL.jpg MarcelSimader You want to make cool light feedback for your perfect gaming experience in minecraft? Look no further!What you'll need: 1 Arduino (any type that accepts Vin Power) 1 Breadboard / Prototypeboard A few Jumper-wires 3 Transistors (I didn't have power transistors so I used signal) A ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:26:08 PDT
3 Mode 14 Led Home-Made Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Mode-14-Led-Home-Made-Reading-Light/
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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
The LEDPOD (12V Dimmable LED Torch, USB Charger, Tripod and more) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LEDPOD-12V-flashlight-tripod-and-more/
The LEDPOD (12V Dimmable LED Torch, USB Charger, Tripod and more) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/B55N/IDOAU1W0/FMSB55NIDOAU1W0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/B55N/IDOAU1W0/FMSB55NIDOAU1W0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/B55N/IDOAU1W0/FMSB55NIDOAU1W0.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 I can't really explain this crazy project that took me a couple months, but shortly it is a:Tripod for a phoneA dimmable L.E.D flashlight (L.E.D strips i bought from eBay for really cheap)Phone chargerStorage containerIt can be plugged directly into a car to be used in dark areasIn the fourth pictur...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:25:54 PDT
L.E.D desk light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-desk-light-1/
L.E.D desk light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4YJZ/ICN7G2FW/FJP4YJZICN7G2FW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4YJZ/ICN7G2FW/FJP4YJZICN7G2FW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/4YJZ/ICN7G2FW/FJP4YJZICN7G2FW.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This whole project it from re-useable parts:I made an it optional to power it up by connecting it to an outlet or with regular AA batteries 3.6-4.5 voltsThe recycled components I used:Metal bottom from a part of a printerA regular battery case I got for my first electronics beginners kitA regular bo...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:22:46 PDT
Solar USB Charger from Computer UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Phone-Charger-from-UPS-Computer/
Solar USB Charger from Computer UPS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/926K/ICNNIGAC/FPZ926KICNNIGAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/926K/ICNNIGAC/FPZ926KICNNIGAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/926K/ICNNIGAC/FPZ926KICNNIGAC.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 HACKED!!!!!!!!!!!!I found a 7805 voltage regulator that lowers 6-18 VOLTS to 5 VOLTS, Next I unsoldered it from the UPS pcb, soldered it correctly to 2 solar panels I had in my collection, and you won't believe me but IT WORKS!!!!!!!
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:22:46 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