Instructables: exploring - technology - Light http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:25:19 PST BLOX v1.01 LED Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shadow-Box/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:48:26 PST
LightControl http://www.instructables.com/id/LightControl/
LightControl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SMALL.jpg Andersv209 The project started with that i had 2 remotes to control 6 outlets in my apartment. But i wanted to get rid of the remotes and control the light with my iPhone and in my web-browser on my computer. I figured i could use an Arduino with Ethernet shield to do that. I already had an Arduino uno so i bo...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:45:23 PST
emergency battery light http://www.instructables.com/id/emergency-battery-light/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:34:07 PST
LED Neon Rope Light Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Neon-Rope-Light-Applications/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:28:32 PST
Dmx from the Electric Imp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dmx-from-the-Electric-Imp/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:07:29 PST
Alarm for your room with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-for-your-room-with-Arduino/
Alarm for your room with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/34RV/I58IAG6S/FWJ34RVI58IAG6S.SMALL.jpg TimoXT This is a tutorial how you can put alarm on any room using arduino and php What do you need? You need:-Arduino board-LCD for Arduino-Speaker-Relee-Power Supply for Relee-Breadboard-Magnet sensor-Wires-PC-Wamp server Connect LCD to Arduino Connect Speaker to Arduio Connect Sensor to Brea...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:14:32 PST
How To Get Setup With WeMo Home Automation App Install http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Get-Started-with-WeMo-Home-Automation/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:17:59 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
Music blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is an easy step by step guide to make cheap sound reacting LEDs that is blinking to the bass of the music you play. The music blinker is powered by an 9v battery which makes it portable and small. Parts and tools PARTS:TIP 31 CPCB Male AUX cable3x LEDs9v battery9v battery clipJumper wiresTOO...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
DIY LED Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Lamps/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:36:47 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Make Poetry with Light and Mirrors http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Poetry-with-Light-and-Mirrors/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:03:06 PST
Scale/Scape: Halftone Light Panel series http://www.instructables.com/id/ScaleScape-Halftone-Light-Panel-series/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 12:05:13 PST
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Crossguard-Lightsaber/
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad For all "those wierd kids that are board" and looking for something to do on a dark winter's night...Make the new crossguard triblade lightsaber from Star Wars: Episode 7, (VII in Roman numerals, if they even teach that in school anymore)This instructable will go over the physical build but it is mo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:20:27 PST
Arduino Plant Warden http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Plant-Warden/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 03:45:37 PST
Color Changing Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Mood-Lamp/
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:24:56 PST
How To See Infrared Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-See-Infrared-Light/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 15:41:59 PST
LED Running safety belt http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Running-safety-belt/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:25:19 PST
Projection mapping http://www.instructables.com/id/Projection-mapping/
Projection mapping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SMALL.jpg Pushan Panda Welcome to my projection mapping tutorial!There's a lot of material on the web showcasing this technique, but how one creates this effect remains elusive at best. So many people have made detailed tutorials but i feel they don't apply it in their work, and that's why my approach to explaining this t...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:15:18 PST
Sound activated Light for the Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-activated-Light-for-the-Clock/
Sound activated Light for the Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/YC65/I4CMJBEJ/FMAYC65I4CMJBEJ.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture Have you ever knocked something over only because you wanted to check the time at night?You wake up in the middle of the night wondering what time it is.What if your alarm did not work and you have slept in!In winter months when it's dark outside, it's easy to get confused.I don't like LCD type of c...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:56:00 PST
Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3x3x3-LED-Cube-with-Arduino/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:23:33 PST
TimeRuler http://www.instructables.com/id/TimeRuler/
TimeRuler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/9GB1/I49RRH5D/FWK9GB1I49RRH5D.SMALL.jpg glazur TimeRuler is a time-space measuring tool, using light-painting technique. It can be used for fun, for measuring high speed movement in different sports or as an educational device for schools. What you need:Arduino UNO, or similar13 pcs. 3V ultra bright dome LEDjump wiremini breadboard9V batteryplyw...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 13:52:52 PST
Music sync Beat Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-sync-Beat-Box/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:54:19 PST
LED video softbox http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-video-softbox/
LED video softbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A00A/I48H7FX9/F05A00AI48H7FX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A00A/I48H7FX9/F05A00AI48H7FX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/A00A/I48H7FX9/F05A00AI48H7FX9.SMALL.jpg philippoMC Hi, my name is Philipp, i am 15 years old and from germany. I built six softboxes for shooting photos or for making videos. They operate at 12v DC and can be mounted on tripods. On the bottom I used someting like these for mounting the lights on a tripod: http://www.amazon.de/gp/product/B000LWCB...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:02:32 PST
DIY Super Powerful LED Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Powerful-LED-Torch/
DIY Super Powerful LED Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys We are back on our 8th Instructable on this site...Recently our town was suffering from a power cut and me and my brother found that our old torch was broken and was not very powerful one...So we decided to make one for us...We searched the whole instructables site for a DIY powerful torc...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:18:33 PST
Light Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Printer/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:32:28 PST
USB powered keyboard light http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-keyboard-light-1/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 09:17:37 PST
Electron-An Innovative Way To Write With Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Electron-An-Innovative-Way-To-Write-With-Light-1/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 22:37:52 PST
simple desktop lighting that is controlled by your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-desktop-lighting-that-is-controlled-by-your/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:12:24 PST
LEDs (lighting board) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDs-lighting-board/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 01:56:21 PST
Flashlight Stand Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-Stand-Lamp/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 06:59:17 PST
Floating Logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Logo/
Floating Logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Y45J/I3U1U3HQ/F60Y45JI3U1U3HQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Y45J/I3U1U3HQ/F60Y45JI3U1U3HQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/Y45J/I3U1U3HQ/F60Y45JI3U1U3HQ.SMALL.jpg Rajat Cool This is my first 'ible And i want to devote this to the site...This is about how to make your logo look interesting...I have used leds to make the water glow on which the logo will float...So I am going to start with some basic materials...Lets Begin Materials Required... Here's A list of materia...
By: Rajat Cool

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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 04:19:00 PST
3D Modeling a Spark Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Modeling-a-Spark-Diffuser/
3D Modeling a Spark Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/9X04/I3TH9EX5/FOC9X04I3TH9EX5.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead You can find a lot of cool cases and diffusers for different devices, but what if you want something custom? Or what if it's a new device without a ton of existing material? Wait no longer! Make your own.For the November Instructables Build Night, Crashspace received a bunch of Spark Cores and Inter...
By: ohhmyhead

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:05:13 PST
Create your own fluorescent plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-fluorescent-plant/
Create your own fluorescent plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/474E/I3THAJ59/FJT474EI3THAJ59.SMALL.jpg ualbuquerque One day I was with nothing to do and decided to play God, so I decided to create a new species, but WHAT create? A squirrel shoot lasers for eyes, a hamster part fish, and despite all this not be a bad idea, I chose to make a fluorescent plant. Jokes aside, this instructables, will teach you ...
By: ualbuquerque

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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:42:11 PST
Glass with accelerometer controlled light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-with-accelerometer-controlled-light/
Glass with accelerometer controlled light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SMALL.gif ademon I have started this project as a bed side glass with lighting feature. When I have moved forward I explored different usages in different contexts.Bed side glass scenario:When the user wakes up and needs to drink water, he/she turns the glass. When the glass flips over, it lights up, thanks to the a...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:55:33 PST
Circuit Center Entertainment System http://www.instructables.com/id/Ent3rta1nm3nt-C3nt3r-Prototype/
Circuit Center Entertainment System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/PA97/I3TI7JFC/FPFPA97I3TI7JFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/PA97/I3TI7JFC/FPFPA97I3TI7JFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/PA97/I3TI7JFC/FPFPA97I3TI7JFC.SMALL.jpg Izrail TOOLS AND MATERIALS:If you are doing this right, you will need more tools than I list.All of this is what I used.-Clamps-Wood Glue-Screws (various)-Nails-Nail Gun-Butt ton of Circuit boards and motherboards-Tape measure-Level-Skill Saw or Table saw-Hand Saw-Various computer parts-Imagination-Variou...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:06:28 PST
Water levels create different 8 different sounds http://www.instructables.com/id/Composition-Sound-Machine/
Water levels create different 8 different sounds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NO49/I3R734K1/FSNNO49I3R734K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NO49/I3R734K1/FSNNO49I3R734K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/NO49/I3R734K1/FSNNO49I3R734K1.SMALL.jpg wan.panisa The concept behind water level and music is inspired by glass harps. The idea is that each glass is tuned to a different pitch by filling the glass with water until the desired pitch is achievedThe futuristic hologram and reflective materials are inspired by the electronic music the instrument plays...
By: wan.panisa

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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 06:55:03 PST
Light Box DJ http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Light-Box/
Light Box DJ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SMALL.jpg Delasign 'The Light Box' is a wooden, desk accessory designed to react to the music being played and is ideal for drum pads and DJs. Composed of a oak frame, the music box uses an Arduino Uno in combination with an MSGEQ7 chip and two audio jacks to brighten your musical experience via a matrix of NeoPixels....
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:09:08 PST
Make an interactive iPad controlled LED Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-interactive-iPad-controlled-LED-Wall/
Make an interactive iPad controlled LED Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SMALL.jpg sheetmetalalchemist Show me the youtube video of the wall in action!Everyone wants to make giant LED displays to show their cool, geometric LED waves, or fuzzy pink Elvis art. However, in order to address a massive wall of LEDs, you have to figure out how to turn your fuzzy pink Elvis art into a string of zeros and one...
By: sheetmetalalchemist

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:49:46 PST
Tetrahedron LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetrahedron-LED-Light/
Tetrahedron LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AJJ2/I3KBWYR3/FNQAJJ2I3KBWYR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AJJ2/I3KBWYR3/FNQAJJ2I3KBWYR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/AJJ2/I3KBWYR3/FNQAJJ2I3KBWYR3.SMALL.jpg superqi7 I am always interested in the idea of "module". It provides freedom to create a unique piece of each user. This intractable will teach you how to make a pressure sensitive module tetrahedron light.The materials you need is as blow.Material:Wiressingle color LEDsAttiny 45 or Attiny 85Arduino boardPie...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:05:28 PST
Raspberry Pi. Create your first Connected Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Create-your-first-Connected-Light/
Raspberry Pi. Create your first Connected Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6KED/I3PRIMCC/FZC6KEDI3PRIMCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6KED/I3PRIMCC/FZC6KEDI3PRIMCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6KED/I3PRIMCC/FZC6KEDI3PRIMCC.SMALL.jpg andrea.reginato Create your first connected light using Raspberry Pi. Control and monitor a connected light from mobile, tablet and desktop using Lelylan & MQTT. It takes 15 minutes | $36 (eth) or $44 (WiFi) in hardware | basic level. Hardware For this tutorial you need a Raspberry Pi connected to the Internet, ...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:15:01 PST
Box o' light - pocket emergency or reading light http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-o-light-pocket-emergency-or-reading-light/
Box o' light - pocket emergency or reading light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/21IZ/I3H78ZTU/FHX21IZI3H78ZTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/21IZ/I3H78ZTU/FHX21IZI3H78ZTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/21IZ/I3H78ZTU/FHX21IZI3H78ZTU.SMALL.jpg CraigCalvert A simple LED light circuit contained in (what else) an altoids tin. The light is switched on when the tin is opened (pics 1,3) and off when the tin is closed (pic 2).This simple project was the result of my first foray into electronics, and is ideal for those with no experience who may be looking to...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:11:34 PST
ATtiny Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-Flower-Pot/
ATtiny Flower Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SMALL.jpg peterfoxflick This flower pot has a build in sensor that detects when the dirt inside is dry and lets you know. This uses an ATtiny85 as the brain and copper tape as the sensor. It is powered by 2 AAA batteries. All of the electronic parts can be purchased at http://sfe.io/w90611. Parts Attiny85 4.7 uf Capacitor...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:06:05 PST
Wonderlamp - Cheshire Cat Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wonderlamp-Cheshire-Cat-Light/
Wonderlamp - Cheshire Cat Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/KPEI/I3KBU34U/F57KPEII3KBU34U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/KPEI/I3KBU34U/F57KPEII3KBU34U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/KPEI/I3KBU34U/F57KPEII3KBU34U.SMALL.jpg santiagoleila Wonderlamp ...most everyone is mad here, and I'm not all there myself...______This is a project developed for my MFA in Products of Design at the School of Visual Arts. I used a lot of the school facilities to build this that are not available to everyone, but I tried to add some ideas about alterna...
By: santiagoleila

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:35:13 PST
Arduino Laser Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Guitar-2/
Arduino Laser Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/27LO/I3PJM7UL/FS127LOI3PJM7UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/27LO/I3PJM7UL/FS127LOI3PJM7UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/27LO/I3PJM7UL/FS127LOI3PJM7UL.SMALL.jpg Firen Here it is! The one and only Instructable you will ever need. The Arduino Laser Guitar.What you will need :- 10 k Resistors- Laser Module (Sparkfun.com)- Light Sensors (Amazon.com)- Wire (Mine was salvaged from old usb cables)- On/Off Button (Amazon.com)- Arduino Uno (Amazon.com)- Music Instrument ...
By: Firen

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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 18:03:41 PST
Pinhole Camera Explained http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-Camera-Explained/
Pinhole Camera Explained - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SMALL.jpg pcjetgenius Hi there! I'm Melody, and I'm 13. I've always loved science, but recently we had to do this science project for school and I decided to record every step of it. Our project was recreating how a pinhole camera worked, or simply put : making a simplified version of it. My 7 year old sister loved watch...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 04:43:24 PST
Cheap LED Flashlight to Headlamp Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-LED-Flashlight-to-Headlamp-Conversion/
Cheap LED Flashlight to Headlamp Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/P7VZ/I3GX4H3J/FUBP7VZI3GX4H3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/P7VZ/I3GX4H3J/FUBP7VZI3GX4H3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/P7VZ/I3GX4H3J/FUBP7VZI3GX4H3J.SMALL.jpg tmack0 This is a quick instructable on how to convert a cheap LED flashlight into a headlamp. The Flashlight being used is one you can commonly find in the checkout aisle of hardware stores or sold in bulk blister packs for cheap. They are quite cheap (both quality and cost wise), but this re-work of them ...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 23:21:03 PST
LED Music Box / Light Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Music-Box-Instrument/
LED Music Box / Light Instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0HUG/I3H4SZAZ/FA90HUGI3H4SZAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0HUG/I3H4SZAZ/FA90HUGI3H4SZAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/0HUG/I3H4SZAZ/FA90HUGI3H4SZAZ.SMALL.jpg Kyle Fitzsimmons This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). Welcome to my MAKE course final project at the University of South Florida. This instructable will detail my process to developing a light sensitive inst...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:44:22 PST
Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Product-Photography-in-Under-an-Hour/
Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SMALL.jpg Optimum_Alliance We've all seen those professional images of products, the ones with white backgrounds designed to make the product look as perfect as possible so you'll buy it. Well you'll be pleased to know that it is actually incredibly easy to do yourself, I got mine set up in less than an hour, and since I used...
By: Optimum_Alliance

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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:18:40 PST
How to add LED's to your 3D printer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-your-3D-printer/
How to add LED's to your 3D printer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/EXES/I3BHAEBC/FW6EXESI3BHAEBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/EXES/I3BHAEBC/FW6EXESI3BHAEBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/EXES/I3BHAEBC/FW6EXESI3BHAEBC.SMALL.jpg Kirkthepyro So you just either bought or built your own 3d printer, and have spent hours printing little key chains and robots. Or maybe you have had yours for a while, and are printing an InMoov robot, or some cool mechanisms. Having owned mine for a solid 3 months, I felt something was lacking. Then it hit m...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 07:54:27 PST
Website Down Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Website-Down-Alarm/
Website Down Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam If your website goes down, you want to be the first to know. Make it obvious when there's a problem by hooking up a big alarm light to a Tessel, which will ping your website every few seconds to check for trouble.This project can also be viewed on the Tessel Projects Page. Materials You will need...
By: SelkeyMoonbeam

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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 11:29:09 PST