Instructables: exploring - technology - Light http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 13:59:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to hack your hot girlfriend’s nightlight with your smartphone (blynk) and arduino / wemos / ESP8266. A super noob friendly intro to open source IOT and home automation http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-Your-Hot-Girlfriends-Nightlight-With-Y/
How to hack your hot girlfriend’s nightlight with your smartphone (blynk) and arduino / wemos / ESP8266. A super noob friendly intro to open source IOT and home automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/FJ9E/INUV3DMV/FTJFJ9EINUV3DMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/FJ9E/INUV3DMV/FTJFJ9EINUV3DMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/FJ9E/INUV3DMV/FTJFJ9EINUV3DMV.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck How to hack your hot girlfriend’s nightlight ( and all her other home appliances ) with your smartphone and arduino / wemos / esp 8266Or: Inexpensive programmable home automation for the beginnerIn this tutorial we will be making something I call a wifi controlled ac switch. This also works for DC a...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 05:02:40 PDT
The Musixel BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musixel-BoomBox/
The Musixel BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SMALL.jpg andy.spikenzielabs The Musixel is a board designed to interpret the frequencies in music or sounds and generate a light-show on up to 64 addressable LEDs. The Musixel has a few modes built-in, one of them is a 'Graphic Equalizer' styled visualizer that is more than just a little cool. In this project it runs an 8x8 ma...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 14:47:42 PDT
DIY 1,5 V to Light Up 15 LED http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-15-V-to-Light-Up-15-LED/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 17:12:15 PDT
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/11-LED-Adjustable-Chaser-With-555Timer/
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SMALL.jpg hkerr Parts:Leds: Pack of 25 Can use Purple OnesIC: 555 timer, CD4017Capacitor: 10uf, 100nf(104)Potentiometer: 10k Linear MonoResistors: 1k, 10k, 120ohmBreadboard + Cables + Battery Clip Place Base Components The 555 timer and Cd4017 are placed along with the leds and the wires connecting to power and ...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:26:34 PDT
Home Automation Using Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-Using-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 03:42:34 PDT
"I See the Light" Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/I-See-the-Light-Lamp-Shade/
"I See the Light" Lamp Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SMALL.jpg kahony10163 This is such a fun project that is easy to do but may take a little bit of time. It is perfect for you and your friends to do over a couple of weeks time and the final product is amazing! It is the perfect craft for any Tangled/Rapunzel or Disney fans! I would say ages 10+ would be good to work on t...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 23:03:18 PDT
Cartwheel Accelerometer Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartwheel-Accelerometer-Shirt/
Cartwheel Accelerometer Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SMALL.jpg emilydaub This top was inspired by the joy I get from being upside down and doing cartwheels!Just a circle of LEDs that start to spin (kind of like the spinning beach ball of death). Enjoy! Needed Things Materials Lilypad Arduino USB (also needs a programing cable and Arduino) Lilypad AccelerometerRibbon W...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 20:24:20 PDT
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Light Organ Attempt http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Organ-Attempt/
Light Organ Attempt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/93LE/INNGN4FD/FXK93LEINNGN4FD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/93LE/INNGN4FD/FXK93LEINNGN4FD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/93LE/INNGN4FD/FXK93LEINNGN4FD.SMALL.jpg jla135 This is my first attempt at a light organ. The idea has always been very cool and interesting to me but I had never been given the chance to build one. Although it doesn't work as I intended it too I still ended up with a pretty cool result in the end, and i believe I'm very close to actually buildi...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:40:23 PDT
Chic Guitar Pedal Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Chic-Guitar-Pedal-Light-Switch/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:49:12 PDT
Light/Dark detector using an op-amp http://www.instructables.com/id/LightDark-Detector-Using-an-Op-amp/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:12:34 PDT
Arduino Light Controlled Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Controlled-Bot/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:06:35 PDT
Measuring Light Using Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-Light-Using-Light-Sensor/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:18:21 PDT
Arduino Intelligent Brake Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Intelligent-Brake-Light/
Arduino Intelligent Brake Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SMALL.jpg chienline Having a cool bike Should you have a cool light You can abandon the rusty But you should care about safetyConsidering safety on the street you should have a brake light on your bike. The population of vehicles are getting higher and higher every year. You can horn the vehicles in front of you, but a...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:46:36 PDT
Single LED on AC Mains http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-LED-on-AC-Mains/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 02:00:31 PDT
Arduino Box Protecter (for lack of a better title) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Drawer-AlarmDiet-Helper/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:36:46 PDT
Flora Rainbow LED Shirt that is Motion Activated http://www.instructables.com/id/INSTRUCTABLE-NOT-DONE-Flora-LED-Shirt/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 02:32:47 PDT
3 Steps for Better Film Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Steps-for-Better-Film-Lighting/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 12:38:07 PDT
Humidity and Temperature Reacting Lightsource http://www.instructables.com/id/Humidity-and-Temperature-Reacting-Lightsource/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:50:50 PDT
Arduino Light Theremin http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Theremin/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:15:36 PDT
HOW TO MAKE A USB LED! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-a-USB-LED-1/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 02:37:57 PDT
Compact DIY Photography LightBox With Foldable Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-DIY-Photography-LightBox-With-Foldable-Lam/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 12:36:13 PDT
Mini Arduino Lux Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-Lux-Meter/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:09:10 PDT
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GLOWING-BUBBLE-LIGHT-How-to-Make-Your-Own-Futu/
DIY GLOWING BUBBLE LIGHT - How to Make your own Futuristic Desk Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/3QAE/IN3EIPBW/FYM3QAEIN3EIPBW.SMALL.jpg austiwawa PLEASE VOTE FOR ME in the "Make it Move Contest!" Feel free to click "Vote!" in the top right corner if you enjoyed this Instructable!In this video, we will be building a one of a kind futuristic desk light. Not only is this light unique and cool to look at, but the air bubbles make quite a relaxing...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 07:47:00 PDT
Light box with sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Box-With-Sound/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:09:51 PDT
How To Check Polarity Of Powerfull LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Check-Polarity-of-Powerfull-LEDs/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:03:49 PDT
Spring bypass on flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Bypass-on-Flashlight/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:30:16 PDT
Yongnuo YN-300 Air PSU Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Yongnuo-YN-300-Air-PSU-Build/
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 02:46:01 PDT
Reactive Neopixel Door Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Reactive-Neopixel-Door-Lighting/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 04:15:50 PDT
Upgrade solar keychain flashlight with supercapacitor http://www.instructables.com/id/UPGRADE-SOLAR-KEYCHAIN-FLASHLIGHT-WITH-SUPERCAPACI/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 08:20:45 PDT
Lighted backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-Backpack/
Lighted backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/GQ9N/IMUVXIS0/FJ9GQ9NIMUVXIS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/GQ9N/IMUVXIS0/FJ9GQ9NIMUVXIS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/GQ9N/IMUVXIS0/FJ9GQ9NIMUVXIS0.SMALL.jpg MaaikeH Hello there, Im going to make a backpack with some lights in it. When its dark you dont always have lights. You only have lights when your are on a bicycle or an other vehicle. so when you walking nobody can see you. There for the Lighted backpack. Clay base At first you make a base from clay. T...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 07:42:40 PDT
Fountain of Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fountain-of-Light/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 20:11:07 PDT
MOD Linterna RGB-POV (Ideal para Fotografos) http://www.instructables.com/id/MOD-Linterna-RGB-POV-Ideal-Para-Fotografos/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 08:21:05 PDT
Chroma - Light in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Chroma-Light-in-a-Box/
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 14:46:12 PDT
|| LM555 || Flashing Railroad Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/-LM555-Flashing-Railroad-Lights/
|| LM555 || Flashing Railroad Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/HRAU/IMGJELGK/F45HRAUIMGJELGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/HRAU/IMGJELGK/F45HRAUIMGJELGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/HRAU/IMGJELGK/F45HRAUIMGJELGK.SMALL.jpg YouOnlyL1 This circuit flashes two red LEDs for a model railway crossing.I hope enjoing this construction, for more DIY videos please SUBSCRIBE to may youtube channel , Like and Share ... Thanks *****Follow me : ***** Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/MakeTubeChan... Twitter : https://www.facebook.com/Ma...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 06:39:28 PDT
Light Nib http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Nib/
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:09:59 PDT
Bangle Box Converted to Emergency Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bangle-Box-Converted-to-Emergency-Light/
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By: gsantony

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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 03:17:07 PDT
Aquarium LED Light Controller Based on Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-LED-Light-Controller-Based-on-Raspberry-P/
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Sat, 26 Mar 2016 06:55:51 PDT
Make a dumb device smart with Pilight and HomeKit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dumb-Device-Smart-With-Pilight-and-HomeKit/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 18:25:43 PDT
Joule thief dog light http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-Dog-Light/
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 17:14:21 PDT
Up-cycle a Vintage Torch V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycle-a-Vintage-Torch-V2/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 14:07:35 PDT
Easy DIY Crystal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Crystal-Lamp/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:09:18 PDT
Making An LED Illuminated Oak Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Beautiful-Oak-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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By: Nickolae

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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 09:41:55 PDT
Dark Sensor (no Breadboard Or Solder) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Sensor-no-Breadboard-or-Solder/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 07:50:26 PDT
LightTee http://www.instructables.com/id/LightTee/
LightTee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SMALL.jpg emilydaub Shine a little light on any situation in this top! The LightTee can be modified and repeated extensively to suit your skill and taste. I have made a fairy sparkle top by simply interchanging the tee shirt with the bra and the extra fabric with chiffon (see the last picture). If you know Arduino, or ...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 10:27:46 PDT
ESP8266 BASIC IoT Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-BASIC-IoT-Light/
ESP8266 BASIC IoT Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 This Instructables show how to use ESP8266 BASIC remote control a household light. Why Remote Switch? My home hall light switch hide behind the Cabinet and far from the door. It is hard to turn on the light when I came home or turn off the light when I leave. So I want to control the light remote...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:35:05 PDT
Cheap Ambient Light for desktop backgrond http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambient-Light-for-Desktop-Backgrond/
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 21:43:19 PDT
USB Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Nightlight/
USB Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/GP6U/ILV80Y92/F8MGP6UILV80Y92.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/GP6U/ILV80Y92/F8MGP6UILV80Y92.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/GP6U/ILV80Y92/F8MGP6UILV80Y92.SMALL.jpg ATHUL K S USB night light can be used as a light in many ways. It is very easy to make with the materials in our houses Uses of it Night lightIt can be used as a tale lamp for bicycles for night ride by tying it at the backTorchDesktop table light Materials required Power bankPen drive with light Fina...
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 01:48:57 PDT
LED Traffic Light using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Traffic-Light-using-Arduino/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:40:38 PDT
Simple TV Powered LED Glow Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-TV-Powered-LED-Glow-Bar/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 19:44:58 PST