Instructables: exploring - technology - Light http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 13:03:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/4ARQ/IB49VI58/F4F4ARQIB49VI58.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
ARENA | PLAY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARENA-PLAY/
ARENA | PLAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SMALL.jpg gotianse Arena | Play brings the ping pong table out from your aunt and uncle’s basement, neighbor’s garage, and nearly every tech startup’s conference room, and into San Francisco’s most public streetscape. The prototype arrives on Market with a twist: its hexagonal shape creates the opportunity for up to s...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:16:10 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
party light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/party-light-bulb/
party light bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VYUO/IAUWZ32W/FU9VYUOIAUWZ32W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VYUO/IAUWZ32W/FU9VYUOIAUWZ32W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VYUO/IAUWZ32W/FU9VYUOIAUWZ32W.SMALL.jpg dcalve4853 beautiful and easy works of art that spice up any room with a touch of personal style! possibly the cheapest and quickest art project you'll ever do. only two things?!?!? that's right! just a regular light bulb that fits into your light fixture and a variety of permanent markers. the darker the c...
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 19:45:07 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...
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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
In my mind light http://www.instructables.com/id/In-my-mind-light/
In my mind light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1EIO/IAPAJ54Q/FJQ1EIOIAPAJ54Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1EIO/IAPAJ54Q/FJQ1EIOIAPAJ54Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/1EIO/IAPAJ54Q/FJQ1EIOIAPAJ54Q.SMALL.jpg WEDNESDAYfate IntroIn this tutorial, Croatian artist Igor Scekic reveals the process of creating his artwork Language, Mind and Knowledge. The illustration was used in poster and brochure for the International Philosophical Conference in Zagreb in Igor's home country. The artwork was created in Adobe Photoshop us...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 11:08:13 PDT
Sensor Data Monitoring with Edison (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensor-Data-Monitoring-with-Edison-Intel-IoT/
Sensor Data Monitoring with Edison (Intel IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3HCZ/IAP6ULEX/FUG3HCZIAP6ULEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3HCZ/IAP6ULEX/FUG3HCZIAP6ULEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/3HCZ/IAP6ULEX/FUG3HCZIAP6ULEX.SMALL.jpg Shachindra_1992 This instructable is for integrating the grove sensors and actuators with Intel Edison by NodeJS and monitor the data of the sensors like air quality, Sound, Temperature, Light, Touch and LED, Buzzers.This requires node modules: mraa: GPIO,moment-timezone: Date in specific timezone,mathjs: logarithm...
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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...
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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/
Music laser light show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CNAR/IAIFMTTY/FATCNARIAIFMTTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CNAR/IAIFMTTY/FATCNARIAIFMTTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/CNAR/IAIFMTTY/FATCNARIAIFMTTY.SMALL.jpg replayreb Before I begin I should probably tell you that lasers are not good for your eyes. Don't let a laser beam bouncing off of an uncontrolled mirror hit you in the eye. If you don't believe it can happen then read this: https://www.giveforward.com/fundraiser/1ym3/stem-cell-treatment-for-laser-damaged-e...
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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. Materials El wire (Electro-luminescent wire) Any colorsRGB LEDLED Choke Inverter (110-120 volts) Supe...
By: thisisrammy

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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. Materials Glasses or ShadesEl wire (Electro-luminescent wire) Any colorsInverter (110-120 volts)Super-b...
By: thisisrammy

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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...
By: martin.schmiedl.3

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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/
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By: Sake of Making

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Sun, 31 May 2015 10:34:55 PDT
LED NEON http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-NEON/
LED NEON - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/PSCI/IABO9PEO/F3PPSCIIABO9PEO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/PSCI/IABO9PEO/F3PPSCIIABO9PEO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/PSCI/IABO9PEO/F3PPSCIIABO9PEO.SMALL.jpg davelab96 What is that?-LED with plastic rubber (tube) and it gives you cool light!-Easy to build and cheap!!!-Perfect for inside PC light Materials You will need:-10cm long plastic/rubber pipe (6 mm outside dia.)-2 LEDs -2 resistors-hot glue and glue gun-soldering iron-food dya/paint (if you want...I use...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 07:13:33 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...
By: Komal Manoj Thakur

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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...
By: Komal Manoj Thakur

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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 ...
By: ewanoncadd

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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
The Egg Light - Wake-up Light connected to smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Egg-Light/
The Egg Light - Wake-up Light connected to smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SMALL.jpg RomainD2 First of all, I would like to be sorry for my beginner english, I will try to explain my project clearly as possible with my best "french" english!The first aim of this project was to create a light which simulate the sunrise.New functions has been added during the project in order to control the li...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 04:23:59 PDT
Light-Controlled Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Controlled-Blinds/
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By: b_elomar

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Thu, 21 May 2015 12:31:38 PDT
Sonic Fish http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Fish/
Sonic Fish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/3VQ1/I9UDE19I/FG23VQ1I9UDE19I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/3VQ1/I9UDE19I/FG23VQ1I9UDE19I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG2/3VQ1/I9UDE19I/FG23VQ1I9UDE19I.SMALL.jpg RoboPandaPDX I wanted to create a mood light or night light that would have a different kind of user interface, one that would be fun to use. I looked at several sensors in my vault of bought, but not used yet purchases. I decided I hadn’t done to much with the ultrasonic sensor. Waiving your hand and having som...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 19:22:22 PDT
Controlling an RGB LED with the HC-06 Bluetooth Module using Android OS(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-an-RGB-LED-with-the-HC-06-Bluetooth-Mo/
Controlling an RGB LED with the HC-06 Bluetooth Module using Android OS(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/ARJY/I9RLHNGP/FIQARJYI9RLHNGP.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd This tutorial will explain the process of connecting an HC-06 Bluetooth Module to an Arduino and controlling the color of an RGB LED using the ArduDroid app on the Android Operating System. This setup will most likely also work with the HC-05 Bluetooth Modules. Materials & Components 1. Arduino/...
By: Gallifray_Todd

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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:42:27 PDT
Follow the sun http://www.instructables.com/id/Follow-the-sun/
Follow the sun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/K2NA/I9OSTX8P/FIKK2NAI9OSTX8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/K2NA/I9OSTX8P/FIKK2NAI9OSTX8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/K2NA/I9OSTX8P/FIKK2NAI9OSTX8P.SMALL.jpg marc.deloor.5 You do like to play with PV-cells? Many people have them, sitting on their rooftops, fixed, or hobbyists use them for smaller projects. But when fixed, they only get maximum output as the sun aligns with the panels.So this is an "experimental" SunFollower. A small device that always searches for the...
By: marc.deloor.5

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Fri, 15 May 2015 03:00:44 PDT
DIY: Wired LEDs & RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wired-LEDs-RGB-LEDs/
DIY: Wired LEDs & RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/JOI6/I9LZCWS3/FOZJOI6I9LZCWS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/JOI6/I9LZCWS3/FOZJOI6I9LZCWS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/JOI6/I9LZCWS3/FOZJOI6I9LZCWS3.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to make your own wired LEDs for Arduino using jumper wires. Componentes: 5mm RGB LEDs:http://www.amazon.ca/SODIAL-Common-Cathode-Emittin...5mm LEDs:http://www.amazon.ca/Green-Blue-Yellow-White-Light...M-F jumper wires:http://www.amazon.ca/Accmart-Flexible-...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 01:05:30 PDT
Double LED Blink - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-LED-Blink-Arduino/
Double LED Blink - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/61IX/I9LZ7OKC/FGM61IXI9LZ7OKC.SMALL.jpg Simple-Circuits Hello everyone, in this project, i will be showing you how to make two LEDs light up in 1 second intervals. Components used in this Project:SainSmart UNO R3: http://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00E5WJSHK?psc=1&...2 LEDs for each http://www.amazon.ca/SODIAL-Green-Yellow-White-Li...9v battery: ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 20:17:06 PDT
BeamBox - A tower that glows to your commands http://www.instructables.com/id/BeamBox-A-tower-that-glows-to-your-commands/
BeamBox - A tower that glows to your commands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/3PSK/I9JRBZ45/FXE3PSKI9JRBZ45.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/3PSK/I9JRBZ45/FXE3PSKI9JRBZ45.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/3PSK/I9JRBZ45/FXE3PSKI9JRBZ45.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel BeamBox - The partly 3D printed, part hand crafted rectangular tower that glows to your commands, either pre-determined, to music or by using specialised lighting software.The design is very similar to the VortoLight but with a different goal in mind. The goal of the BeamBox is to be easy and fun to...
By: PerfectPixel

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Tue, 12 May 2015 02:56:33 PDT
Laser Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Painting/
Laser Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/HF4Z/I9JR3A5S/F1GHF4ZI9JR3A5S.SMALL.jpg Sebastian Morales Imagine being able to paint anywhere and on any surface, no matter how big the canvas is or how far it seems to be! This robotic controlled laser lets turn any landscapes into canvas. Please be responsible while using lasers, never point them at people or animals. Also be aware that people can rea...
By: Sebastian Morales

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Sun, 10 May 2015 20:55:31 PDT
The Sneaky Light http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sneaky-Light/
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By: DIY Maker

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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:39:18 PDT