Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - breadboard - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:38:57 PST BLOX v1.01 Arduino Based Light Chimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Light-Chimes/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:28:48 PST
Electronic Foldable Prototyping Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Foldable-Prototyping-Workbench/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:50:10 PST
Home/Office Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeOffice-Automation/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 03:25:18 PST
Ne555 led flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ne555-Led-Flasher/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 22:58:24 PST
Arduino Lego Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Lego-Car/
Arduino Lego Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/XL61/IYGFS9RK/F0BXL61IYGFS9RK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/XL61/IYGFS9RK/F0BXL61IYGFS9RK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/XL61/IYGFS9RK/F0BXL61IYGFS9RK.SMALL.jpg Aansteekblokje In this instructable i want to explain how I build a Lego car with Arduino that will avoid obstacles. What do you need 4 motors and wheelDistance sensor (HC-SR04)Servor motor (Micro Servo 9g SG90)Motor driver (L298N Dual H-Bridge)Arduino oneLego and some materials to construct you're car1 or 2 po...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 10:35:57 PST
NodeMCU mini tutorial || NodeMCU and Blynk http://www.instructables.com/id/NodeMCU-Mini-Tutorial-NodeMCU-and-Blynk/
NodeMCU mini tutorial || NodeMCU and Blynk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/ZR0Q/IYB2GX79/F47ZR0QIYB2GX79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/ZR0Q/IYB2GX79/F47ZR0QIYB2GX79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/ZR0Q/IYB2GX79/F47ZR0QIYB2GX79.SMALL.jpg ASpace25 ESP8266 is a popular wifi module,but connecting it to your desire sensor can be a bit tricky since it requires 3.3V and needs an external FTDI module for uploading the code and ofcourse not breadboard friendly.So in this video we will go through a better option which is a NODEMCU.Lets jump right int...
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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 04:51:01 PST
Parrot-silencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Parrot-silencer/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:51:38 PST
$50 Infrared Touch Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Infrared-Touch-Surface/
$50 Infrared Touch Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5LKT/IWI0THD4/F515LKTIWI0THD4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5LKT/IWI0THD4/F515LKTIWI0THD4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/5LKT/IWI0THD4/F515LKTIWI0THD4.SMALL.jpg Adellar Irankunda Hello, and welcome to my first instructable, an instructable based around building a cheap infrared touch interface that anyone can build, given they are willing to put time and effort into it. In this instructable, I will teach you how to build the touch interface, upload the programs necessary for...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 21:11:00 PST
Getting Started With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:45:29 PST
LED High-Five Sensor with Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-High-Five-Sensor/
LED High-Five Sensor with Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/RN68/IU9UQER7/F2SRN68IU9UQER7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/RN68/IU9UQER7/F2SRN68IU9UQER7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/RN68/IU9UQER7/F2SRN68IU9UQER7.SMALL.jpg Arghuino Hi, Captain Arghuino here!The goal of this fun Instructable is to teach kids how transistors work. It demonstrates how a transistor can amplify a small current.We will be using a fun comic format to make it easier to understand. It is an excerpt of the Island of PodPi, a monthly comic series to te...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 06:27:41 PDT
Techduino ||How to Make Your Own Homemade Arduino Uno R3|| http://www.instructables.com/id/Techduino-How-to-Make-Your-Own-Homemade-Arduino-Un/
Techduino ||How to Make Your Own Homemade Arduino Uno R3|| - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/58V4/IU3WAJCQ/FE058V4IU3WAJCQ.SMALL.jpg Sandy65 If you're like me, after I got my Arduino and performed a final programming on my first chip, I wanted to pull it off my Arduino Uno R3 and put it on my own circuit. This would also free up my Arduino for future projects. After reading through many web pages and forums, I was able to put together th...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 03:42:52 PDT
Simple and Fun Proximity Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Fun-Proximity-Alarm/
Simple and Fun Proximity Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/4WL2/IR6IMTVI/FII4WL2IR6IMTVI.SMALL.jpg Lucas Reed Do you have a pesky sibling or pet that sneaks up on you? Are cars always in your blind spot? Create a proximity alarm that alerts you to approaching objects. This simple guide will teach you how to create a proximity alarm that will light up and make noise when something approaches. An ultrasonic r...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:50:54 PDT
Scroll a Single LCD Line In from Left or Right http://www.instructables.com/id/Scroll-a-Single-LCD-Line-In-How-to/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 23:39:19 PDT
Scientific Calculator with evive (arduino powered embedded platform) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scientific-Calculator-With-Evive-arduino-Powered-E/
Scientific Calculator with evive (arduino powered embedded platform) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S6KK/IPWWVESQ/F6US6KKIPWWVESQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S6KK/IPWWVESQ/F6US6KKIPWWVESQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/S6KK/IPWWVESQ/F6US6KKIPWWVESQ.SMALL.jpg evivetoolkit We have built a Scientific calculator having lots of functions like Basic algebraic operations (+, -, *, %) Trigonometric functions (SINe, COSine, TANgent) Inverse trigonometric functions (arcSin, arcCos, arcTan) Logarithmic function Square root. An arduino sketch is made to implement this...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:13:29 PDT
#DIY# Tiny Arduino(without Crystal) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduinowithout-Crystal/
#DIY# Tiny Arduino(without Crystal) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/244O/IPZRNCYM/FKN244OIPZRNCYM.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR It is easy to program a Attiny ! just follow these simple steps...! you will do it in less than 30mins. About Attiny 85 The high-performance, low-power Atmel 8-bit AVR RISC-based microcontroller combines 8KB ISP flash memory, 512B EEPROM, 512-Byte SRAM, 6 general purpose I/O lines, 32 general pur...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:51:01 PDT
Breadboard Friendly Tactile Switches http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-Friendly-Tactile-Switches/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 02:53:41 PDT
DIY | Easy Arduino Laser Tripwire Security System! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Arduino-Laser-Tripwire-Security-System/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 07:07:33 PDT
Arduino Project in 5 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Project-in-5-Minutes/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 02:13:39 PDT
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/11-LED-Adjustable-Chaser-With-555Timer/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:26:34 PDT
3 Cool things made with Circuito.io http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Cool-Things-Made-With-Circuitoio/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 09:43:34 PDT
Simple Home Weatherstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Home-Weatherstation/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 09:03:53 PDT
Make a simple wireless RF robot using Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Wireless-RF-Robot-Using-Arduino/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 00:05:27 PDT
Arduino Output Tester using LED #Xolcano http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Output-Tester-Using-LED-Xolcano/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 06:14:58 PST
Arduino easy prototyping tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Easy-Prototyping-Tips/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:32:08 PST
Mains Hum Detector / Static Electricity Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Mains-Hum-Detector-Static-Electricity-Detector/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:59:23 PST
DIY Arduino Game Show Buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Game-Show-Buttons/
DIY Arduino Game Show Buttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BLVE/IJ1PMKJS/FIBBLVEIJ1PMKJS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BLVE/IJ1PMKJS/FIBBLVEIJ1PMKJS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/BLVE/IJ1PMKJS/FIBBLVEIJ1PMKJS.SMALL.jpg Alexan24 How to make a Game Show Buttons using Arduino, cheap and easy, for unlimited fun!! Parts 3 Led (any colour)3 10kΩ resistors3 buttonsArduinoBreadboardJumper Wires Wire Up Wire up the circuit like the schematic. Code time!! Upload the code.You can add more players just by copying one part an...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 09:03:27 PST
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-40-to-Your-Arduino-Project-IoT-Co/
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SMALL.jpg IoTalabs We are group of internet of things enthusiasts that love hacking together different devices. Check out our current project at our website and take a look at this guide in a different format at our blog. Introduction Arduino is a cool platform because you can easily interact with your projects fro...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 16:55:06 PST
Arduino Temperature and Humidity Display With 7-Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-and-Humidity-Display-With-7-Se/
Arduino Temperature and Humidity Display With 7-Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/SWXP/II3JBLS4/FMQSWXPII3JBLS4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/SWXP/II3JBLS4/FMQSWXPII3JBLS4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/SWXP/II3JBLS4/FMQSWXPII3JBLS4.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics Hello Everyone.This istructables is for the beginners who have entered into the Arduino ecosystemIn this instructable,i am gonna cover a few topics about DHT11 Humidity and Temperature Sensor and Multiplexing 4 7-Segment Displays.So,Lets begin! Parts Required:- For this instructable to make,you r...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 09:05:14 PST
Arduino Wii Nunchuck controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wii-Nunchuck-controller/
Arduino Wii Nunchuck controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QGWC/IH90O2YM/FJQQGWCIH90O2YM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QGWC/IH90O2YM/FJQQGWCIH90O2YM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/QGWC/IH90O2YM/FJQQGWCIH90O2YM.SMALL.jpg Alexan24 How to control 2 servos thought the wii nunchuck. Parts Wii nunchuckArduino2 ServoBreadboardJumper Wires Connect Connect the wii nunchuck like this schematic. Upload the Code Done!!! You can now control the 2 servos throught the wii nunchuck.Hope you enjoy!!
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 07:37:31 PST
Motion Activated Descending Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-Descending-Spider/
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 18:39:10 PST
DIY Arduino Thermometer With DS18B20 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Arduino-Thermometer-With-DS18B20/
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By: Konstantin Dimitrov

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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 11:39:12 PDT
Breadboard Wires Modification M-M to M-F http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-Wires-Modification-M-M-to-M-F/
Breadboard Wires Modification M-M to M-F - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XH1C/IFCDFTDN/F9FXH1CIFCDFTDN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XH1C/IFCDFTDN/F9FXH1CIFCDFTDN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/XH1C/IFCDFTDN/F9FXH1CIFCDFTDN.SMALL.jpg ambrose.clarke A short instructable to share a tip.Breadboard wires typically come in three various forms Male to Male Most common - these have a pin on each endMale to Female A pin on one end, socket on the other.These are most useful for connecting up modules that you don't want to fix directly into a bre...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2015 17:02:33 PDT
Easiest Method to Make an LED Fade with the Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-LED-Fade-with-the-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 13:01:03 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
All in One Prototyping Plate for Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Prototyping-Holder-for-Arduino-Uno/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:59:08 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
Arduino 2 player game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I`m going to show you how to make a two player pong game with a Nokia 5110 LCD that is controlled by an Arduino UNO. The game can easily be switched on single player to. Parts Here is a list of parts that i used to make this project Beadboard Arduino UNO Jumper wires (male to mal...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Small Electronic Experiment Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Electronic-Experiment-Station/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 03:29:38 PDT
DIY Atmel microcontroller development board http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Atmel-microcontroller-devlopement-board/
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By: Electrospark

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:15:20 PDT
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-ESP8266-Breadboard-Adapter-with-Pin-LABEL/
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/FU0U/I6NI8LB6/FPYFU0UI6NI8LB6.SMALL.jpg technochatter ESP8266 WiFi to Serial Module is a real craze nowadays, so I ordered mine.After receiving I was excited and wanted to test it with my USB-Serial adapter using the Breadboard but realized that it cannot be inserted in the breadboard directly!! The commercially available adapters are costly and delive...
By: technochatter

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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:12:07 PST
Kid-friendly PuppyDuino 0.31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-friendly-PuppyDuino-031/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:59:49 PST
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library and then using it to create a Simon Says game. We’ll be using a capacitive start button and three capacitive buttons for our game.You will need:St...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Arduino Phone Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Phone-Book/
Arduino Phone Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/B2NN/HZMJ3AC7/FNHB2NNHZMJ3AC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/B2NN/HZMJ3AC7/FNHB2NNHZMJ3AC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/B2NN/HZMJ3AC7/FNHB2NNHZMJ3AC7.SMALL.jpg Gigi Butbaia Ever wanted to have a Phone Book, controlled using a microcontroller, which is very easy to use, and you can use it while talking on phone, and is saving data on SD Card? then this instructable is for you. In this instructable you will learn how to make an arduino controlled Phone Book, and you can ...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 14:48:40 PDT
My Seventh Project: Robot Arm Set http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Seventh-Project-Robot-Arm-Set/
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By: Rookie P

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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 05:59:50 PDT
My Sixth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Ultrasonic Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Sixth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Ultrasoni/
My Sixth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Ultrasonic Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GUNG/HXY0I2XP/FDFGUNGHXY0I2XP.SMALL.jpg Rookie P In the previous projects I tried different ways to control the smart tank manually. But how about if the tank makes its own decision and control itself? It should be quite interesting. Ultrasonic sensor can help to do so by sending sound wave in front of the sensor. It receives the wave once the wav...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:46:58 PDT
Tools for the Electronics Hobbyist http://www.instructables.com/id/Tools-for-the-Electronics-Hobbyist/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:57:29 PDT
Arduino Prototype Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Prototype-Center/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 19:38:33 PST
YABBAS - Yet Another Bare Bones Arduino (on Stripboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/YABBAS-Yet-Another-Bare-Bones-Arduino-on-Stripb/
YABBAS - Yet Another Bare Bones Arduino (on Stripboard) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/SS6P/HIQ4NW80/FGFSS6PHIQ4NW80.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/SS6P/HIQ4NW80/FGFSS6PHIQ4NW80.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/SS6P/HIQ4NW80/FGFSS6PHIQ4NW80.SMALL.jpg serisman This Instructable will demonstrate the building of a bare bones (and really inexpensive... less than $5) Arduino compatible module that can be put together on a small piece of stripboard and can be used either on a breadboard or independently. The following links / similar projects were used as ins...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 21:42:32 PDT
Arduino-plex 2.0: Modular Plexiglas Arduino Work Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-plex-20-Modular-Plexiglas-Arduino-Work-S/
Arduino-plex 2.0: Modular Plexiglas Arduino Work Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/JNWS/HFD197AP/F8QJNWSHFD197AP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/JNWS/HFD197AP/F8QJNWSHFD197AP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/JNWS/HFD197AP/F8QJNWSHFD197AP.SMALL.jpg JmsDwh Last year I needed a board that I could stick my breadboards to, that would also securely hold my Arduino. I used some Plexiglas I picked up at Skycraft in Orlando and I glued everything together with Crazy Glue. This worked well, but it didn't give me the freedom to reconfigure or put something on ...
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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 09:10:39 PDT
Arduino ADK LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ADK-LED-Lighting/
Arduino ADK LED Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/6HM5/HEXS4USJ/FLI6HM5HEXS4USJ.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever wanted to control electronics with your smartphone?  The Arduino ADK (Android Development Kit) is the Arduino Mega with a built in USB host device, ready for your smartphone to be plugged in!  We'll make a simple introductory project with a few LED strips and a relay (to control the hi...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 23:57:16 PDT
Robotic Spider V8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hapless-Spider-V8/
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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 14:54:07 PST