Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - leds http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 14:50:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remote-Control Thunderclouds http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Thunderclouds/
Remote-Control Thunderclouds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/OH36/I7D67VYX/FYEOH36I7D67VYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/OH36/I7D67VYX/FYEOH36I7D67VYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/OH36/I7D67VYX/FYEOH36I7D67VYX.SMALL.jpg alan.chatham For Spokane-based arts organization Terrain's Uncharted Territory event, Laboratory built some remote-control thunderclouds to accompany the Spokane Symphony and a host of local bands. These billowy beauties add a playful ambiance to a space, and thunder at the press of a button, and to make your ow...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:17:22 PDT
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-4-channels-Arduino-Mega2560/
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SMALL.jpg h0uri Ambilight is a an invention first made by philips , you can check this VIDEO for more infocheck this live simulation if interested with this instructable you can have an almost the same for your pc screen.many methods can achieve this goal, explaned some easier and less components demanding methods ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:55:19 PDT
Make an Arduino voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Arduino-voltmeter/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:44:58 PDT
Infinity mirror and table (With casual tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-and-table-With-casual-tools/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:22:52 PDT
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/5-programs-12V-leds-Lights-Organ/
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SMALL.jpg udubinsky Soon to come our Purim party and as such we will need a light organ.Using an Arduino i made a 5 pre programmed, speed controlled, 4 12V leds (4-pack). These are the things you will need : Arduino pro mini (5v) or another arduino.Push buttonPotentiometer4 leds (regular)4 4-pack 12V ledssome wiresB...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:34:34 PST
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Interactive-Fuzzy-LED-Belt/
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SMALL.jpg technorainbows This is an Instructable to show you how to make an interactive, fuzzy LED belt! Belt can be used in many ways, not just as a belt... wear it as a bandolier, hang it on the wall, wrap it around your backpack or bike... the options abound.And the most exciting part is this belt is alive! Using two sen...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:34:25 PST
Christmas FreakTree http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-FreakTree/
Christmas FreakTree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SMALL.jpg Rorri1401. Christmas FreakTreeWelcome to our Instructable! We hope you enjoy and fully understand it!Here is our video on YouTube:We are a group of four students working in this project. Our idea of a Christmas FreakTree was born in Creative Electronics, a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the Un...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:24:28 PST
Pixelated Flower Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixelated-Flower-Lights/
Pixelated Flower Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SMALL.jpg katherinel I made this piece of wall art for the company I used to work for, Coupa Software. It is a pixelated abstract representation of the company's blue flower logo icon measuring 4x4 ft and features addressable LED lights behind each "pixel". Design The first step was figuring out the design of the pix...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 21:54:14 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Remote controlled relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-relay/
Remote controlled relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I am going to show you how to make an cheap remote controlled relay with an transmitter and receiver. This wireless relay can be used on anything and you can prank your friends by connecting it to an lamp and scare them ;) Parts and tools Here are the parts I used for this projec...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:10:12 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
Arduino door lock with password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I mede an door lock (or box lock) that opens when you enter your password and press "#". The servo turns back to the position it was in after some seconds. PARTS & TOOLS For this project I used:* Arduino uno ( http://store.arduino.cc/index.php?main_page=produc... )* 4x4 matrix ke...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Ambilight for non addressable RGB leds [Using Arduino] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-for-non-addressable-RGB-leds-Using-Ardui/
Ambilight for non addressable RGB leds [Using Arduino] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SMALL.jpg h0uri first of all .. if you don't know what Ambilgiht is Check Ambilgiht Phillipscheck out my other tutorial if you don't have an arduino TUTsince it's the same rgb led and same 3 transistors i used before why put arduino to work ?the answer is because with arduino you can control the colors for whatever...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:34:08 PST
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Thermometer-with-both-LCD-and-Analog-Readou/
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SMALL.jpg NextFab Hello! This Instructable is a quick, intermediate Arduino project that takes a temperature reading from a TMP36 , reads it onto an LCD screen and gives an "Analog" readout on a neopixel stick that changes color and number of lights lit every 10 degrees Fahrenheit. It's easily customizable as NeoPixe...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:41:06 PST
CD ROVER http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-ROVER/
CD ROVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SMALL.jpg Abhi909 CD ROVER FROM SCRATCH INTRODUCTION I'M WORKING ON THIS CD ROVER, WHICH IS MADE FROM RECYCLED CD/DVD WRITTER AND FROM OTHER STUFF.THIS CAN BE CONTROLLED BY ANDROID SMARTPHONE, PC OR FROM RADIO REMOTE.I MAKE THIS FOR MY SCIENCE PROJECTTHIS IS GREAT PLATFORM FOR FUTURE PROJECTS ALSO, YOU CAN ADD A H...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:40:23 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 Laptop Controlled Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Controlled-Robot/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:44:22 PST
LED Bouncer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bouncer/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 20:46:43 PST
Dazzling Fundraising Sign: 140 watts of Internet connected LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Dazzling-Fundraising-Sign-140-watts-of-Internet-co/
Dazzling Fundraising Sign: 140 watts of Internet connected LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SMALL.jpg rpurser Build this internet connected sign to help raise funds for a local charity! Learn about high power LEDs, Arduino, Raspberry Pi & python, digital radios, wiring & soldering, and a little carpentry.Hopefully, in 10 hours or so, you can do what took me at least 100 hours to design and construct. Ove...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 03:45:18 PST
Programming 101 with DIY RGB LED scrolling message ticker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RGB-LED-scrolling-message-marquee/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:14:14 PST
Arduino powered Sutro Tower tree topper with lights and fog http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-Sutro-Tower-tree-topper-with-light/
Arduino powered Sutro Tower tree topper with lights and fog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SMALL.jpg marieazy For my first ever Arduino project, I decided to make a Sutro Tower tree topper for my Xmas tree. This is one of my favorite San Francisco landmarks and was a guide the first year I lived in the city when I didn't know where exactly I was. See a video of it in action hereTOOLS AND MATERIALS: Sutro To...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 17:03:54 PST
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-Bang-Bang-Tag/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:46:04 PST
Cosmic Jellyfish Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosmic-Jellyfish-Lamp/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:26:24 PST
Infinity Mirror Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Table/
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By: Lou VTR

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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:57 PST
Simple Random Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Random-Relay/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:35:09 PST
Mirror mirror (with RGB LED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mirror-mirror-with-RGB-LED/
Mirror mirror (with RGB LED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/0E6P/I3H791X0/FM10E6PI3H791X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/0E6P/I3H791X0/FM10E6PI3H791X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/0E6P/I3H791X0/FM10E6PI3H791X0.SMALL.jpg longlonghong Mirror Mirror Mirror Mirror is a wall lamp that lights up when people pass by. The color changes according to the weekdays - Monday is blue, Tuesday is green, Wednesday is yellow…. Materials: 1 piece of bronze mirror acrylic (12” L x 12” W x ⅛”D), 2 pieces of black acrylic (24” L x 12” W x ⅛”D)E...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:34:31 PST
Light Up Glitter Heels http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Glitter-Heels/
Light Up Glitter Heels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/K9H7/I3H706MR/F4UK9H7I3H706MR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/K9H7/I3H706MR/F4UK9H7I3H706MR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/K9H7/I3H706MR/F4UK9H7I3H706MR.SMALL.jpg denahemerson First things first, these are not Dorothy's shoes. Dorothy snatched them off the cold, dead feet of the Wicked Witch of the East. The same dead witch that, oh yeah, Dorothy maliciously murdered upon her dramatic arrival into Munchkinland. If we're about to commence this journey of creating fabulous ...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:21:53 PST
Mood Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Mood-Umbrella/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 09:18:31 PST
Voice Activated Interactive Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-Interactive-Puzzle/
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By: Lauren Villaverde

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:39:20 PST
Anxiety Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Anxiety-Necklace/
Anxiety Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/97NE/I2XTPIHY/FO197NEI2XTPIHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/97NE/I2XTPIHY/FO197NEI2XTPIHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/97NE/I2XTPIHY/FO197NEI2XTPIHY.SMALL.jpg lcospina This necklace displays a person's anxiety level according to body temperature. There is a temperature sensor placed on the back of the neck to get accurate readings. According to these readings, the RGB LED placed within the necklace locket will light up in different colours.For this project, the li...
By: lcospina

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:59:46 PST
Jingle Bells Ugly Xmas sweater http://www.instructables.com/id/Jingle-Bells-Ugly-Xmas-sweater/
Jingle Bells Ugly Xmas sweater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/IVKG/I2XIE623/FJUIVKGI2XIE623.SMALL.jpg lcospina Merry Christmas! Get a Very Ugly Christmas Sweater I got mine from Value Village for $10 Get a lilyPad Arduino and speaker perfect for wearables! Also, get some conductive wire, or string 6 LED lights if you create loops with the wire, they are perfect for sewing in. Code! Here is the Co...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:25:13 PST
Command Line Assembly Language Programming for Arduino Tutorial 8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Command-Line-Assembly-Language-Programming-for-Ard-7/
Command Line Assembly Language Programming for Arduino Tutorial 8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/CKQO/I2WENK7P/FUACKQOI2WENK7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/CKQO/I2WENK7P/FUACKQOI2WENK7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/CKQO/I2WENK7P/FUACKQOI2WENK7P.SMALL.jpg 1o_o7 Welcome to Tutorial 8!In this short tutorial we are going to take a bit of a diversion from introducing new aspects of assembly language programming to show how to move our prototyping components to a separate "printed" circuit board. The reason is that, at this point, our main prototyping breadboar...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:15:12 PST
Web Controlled Holiday House Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-Holiday-House-Lighting/
Web Controlled Holiday House Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SMALL.jpg CarlS This is an extension to a previous Instructable on Permanent Holiday LED House Lighting.Now that all the LEDs are wired up, the challenge is getting out there each holiday to change the pattern. You could add some push buttons to choose between programs, but since I manage TeleToyland for fun, and ...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:59:47 PST
Elven Magic Orb http://www.instructables.com/id/Elven-Magic-Orb/
Elven Magic Orb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KROY/I2AR197X/F1BKROYI2AR197X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KROY/I2AR197X/F1BKROYI2AR197X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KROY/I2AR197X/F1BKROYI2AR197X.SMALL.jpg fcfelix First of all, please bear with me, this is my first instructable ...It all started with me browsing through Instructables and finding a lot of great ideas. I came across the CapSense Arduino library and this great instructable, and just had to try it out. The idea behind is you create a proximity se...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:37:48 PST
USB Chameleon Lamp ( Color replicating ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Sensing-USB-Lamp/
USB Chameleon Lamp ( Color replicating ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/GPIK/I1VZ738O/FCSGPIKI1VZ738O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/GPIK/I1VZ738O/FCSGPIKI1VZ738O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/GPIK/I1VZ738O/FCSGPIKI1VZ738O.SMALL.jpg electro18 Another awesome way to use Your Own Color Sensor is a "Color Sensing and Replicating Lamp" or simply a Chameleon lamp. The chameleon lamp is a super-easy-to-build project which can be used as a night light or just as a decorative piece. This lamp features :1. A Custom Color Sensor 2. Personaliz...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:05:21 PDT
Led Star with Arduino and WS2811 Neopixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Star-with-Arduino-and-WS2811-Neopixels/
Led Star with Arduino and WS2811 Neopixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/47ES/I1QYJ1NC/FLT47ESI1QYJ1NC.SMALL.jpg comaplix DescriptionThis little project makes a great ornament to hang in your window at Christmas time. It is a 20" wide star with 50 "neopixel" leds around the perimeter. Each led is individually addressable and it is controlled by an arduino device which can be programmed to sequence the leds in various...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:07:29 PDT
How to write a library the easy way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-a-library-the-easy-way/
How to write a library the easy way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3P0U/I1NUMIOF/FJK3P0UI1NUMIOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3P0U/I1NUMIOF/FJK3P0UI1NUMIOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/3P0U/I1NUMIOF/FJK3P0UI1NUMIOF.SMALL.jpg verdelj First thing is first I am not a programmer or have a lot of experience programming I am just a beginner. there are a lot of ways of doing things this is my way maybe is the wrong way but it works for me. This is for beginners like my self, if you have any questions about anything just let me ...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:31:55 PDT
Dimming an LED lamp with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Dimming-an-LED-lamp-with-an-Arduino/
Dimming an LED lamp with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/J4TI/I0UTQCIV/FBSJ4TII0UTQCIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/J4TI/I0UTQCIV/FBSJ4TII0UTQCIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/J4TI/I0UTQCIV/FBSJ4TII0UTQCIV.SMALL.jpg rotormind So I've been happy with these inexpensive 12V LED bulbs from Cree available at amazon.com. At 9 watts, they are as bright as a 35 watt halogen, cheap, and relatively good color. Also they are easy to take apart and hack! Here's an easy hack that lets you dim them smoothly andfully. Though you can d...
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 17:25:28 PDT
Permanent Digital LED House Holiday Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-Digital-LED-House-Holiday-Lighting/
Permanent Digital LED House Holiday Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/1WUO/I0FFELEU/FWV1WUOI0FFELEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/1WUO/I0FFELEU/FWV1WUOI0FFELEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/1WUO/I0FFELEU/FWV1WUOI0FFELEU.SMALL.jpg CarlS Digitally addressable RGB LED strips are becoming more available and less expensive through hobbyist electronics stores and direct from factories in China, so it's time to update your holiday house lighting!This project uses an Arduino to control strips of digitally addressable LEDs, and the idea is...
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:49:55 PDT
Web Controlled Wifi LED Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-Wifi-LED-Tower/
Web Controlled Wifi LED Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SMALL.jpg CarlS This project is a web controlled LED tower that uses an Arduino and Wifi Shield to connect to a web server to get commands submitted by users. The goal was to make the project mobile so it can be taken to shows and still allow control from the web.You can control this project live at TeleToyland!Th...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:48:51 PDT
ARDUINO STROBE WITH ARDUINO UNO VERSION 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-STROBE-WITH-ARDUINO-UNO-VERSION-1/
ARDUINO STROBE WITH ARDUINO UNO VERSION 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/FDFE/HZQTG0FI/FNDFDFEHZQTG0FI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/FDFE/HZQTG0FI/FNDFDFEHZQTG0FI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/FDFE/HZQTG0FI/FNDFDFEHZQTG0FI.SMALL.jpg ofernandez5 THIS IS MY FIRST INSTRUCTABLE SO I WILL PRESENT ARDUINO STROBE SO LETS START THE MATERIALS 1 ARDUINO 1 USB CABLE4 LEDS 4 CABLE1 PROTOBOARD THE CODE void setup(){ pinMode(13,OUTPUT); }void loop() {digitalWrite(13,HIGH); delay(50); digitalWrite(13,LOW); delay(50); digitalWrite(13,HIGH); delay...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 19:49:56 PDT
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bed-BackLights-Led-Fade-Control-With-A-Pus/
Arduino Bed BackLights! [ Led Fade Control With A Push Button ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/H5TP/HZMJ0T0Y/FLMH5TPHZMJ0T0Y.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi EveryBody,Today we will make Arduino Bed BackLights! In Which led Fade is controlled by a Push Button!.When we Press the Push Button the Lights Starts Fading in and out and when we release the Push button then Lights Stop at that brightness. When we again press the button then lights will again f...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:45:41 PDT
LED Pacman Ghosts http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pacman-Ghosts/
LED Pacman Ghosts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HFXP/HZB3KD9Y/FU6HFXPHZB3KD9Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HFXP/HZB3KD9Y/FU6HFXPHZB3KD9Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/HFXP/HZB3KD9Y/FU6HFXPHZB3KD9Y.SMALL.gif NextFab Make your own LED Pacman Ghosts! Feel free to customize your own with colors or add more LEDs. Works well as a desk toy or even a nightlight! Setup What you'll need:Tools: Laser cutterHot glue gunSoldering ironComputer Wire cuttersWire strippersComponents Acrylic (color of your ghost)Arduino Uno(...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:25:05 PDT
Soul In A Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Soul-In-A-Jar/
Soul In A Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/DC4B/HYVDQWOS/FZVDC4BHYVDQWOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/DC4B/HYVDQWOS/FZVDC4BHYVDQWOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/DC4B/HYVDQWOS/FZVDC4BHYVDQWOS.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a soul in a jar. A soul in a jar Is a laser engraved jar with blinking and fading leds that make the laser engraved face look illuminated. Parts And Tools Here are the parts and tools needed to make this project:Small glass jar that can fit in a la...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:41:52 PDT
Bicycle Blinker and Brake Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bicycle-Blinker-and-Brake-Light/
Bicycle Blinker and Brake Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/97TN/HYTNZT23/FX797TNHYTNZT23.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/97TN/HYTNZT23/FX797TNHYTNZT23.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/97TN/HYTNZT23/FX797TNHYTNZT23.SMALL.jpg jorgez661 Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable! Please provide feedback for me on the comments. I hope you enjoy!The idea behind this was to modify a cheap bike light into a fully functional blinker and brake light similar to what you would actually see on a car. Typically bicyclists use hand signals to...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:16:04 PDT
Arduino LED Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Thermometer/
Arduino LED Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/W1UD/HY4L3RR6/FY0W1UDHY4L3RR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/W1UD/HY4L3RR6/FY0W1UDHY4L3RR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/W1UD/HY4L3RR6/FY0W1UDHY4L3RR6.SMALL.jpg pmt4 This is my first project using an Arduino Uno as well as posting it on Instructables. I will do my best to make this instructable as clear and and to the point as possible. I wanted to take a household object and add a temperature and LED sensor that would change the brightness of the LEDs as the te...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:01:49 PDT
How to make your Smart Mjolnir ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-Smart-Mjolnir-/
How to make your Smart Mjolnir ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SMALL.jpg Cyroul A client of Curiouser (my company) ask me to make an original attraction for the French salon Geekopolis. I had to try to build a "wearable computing" thing for geeks... And I only had at this time a little Flora (a Arduino board like for Wearable), 4 leds and, an accelometer an only 5 nights free t...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:16:55 PDT
Bike wheel WS2811 LED effects with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-wheel-WS2811-LED-effects-with-Arduino/
Bike wheel WS2811 LED effects with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/E866/HY12O5U9/FXIE866HY12O5U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/E866/HY12O5U9/FXIE866HY12O5U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/E866/HY12O5U9/FXIE866HY12O5U9.SMALL.jpg balrog-k1n [TODO: insert a neat video or pictures from actual riding][Note the Arduino sketch works but is work in progress, see last step for link]Persistence of Vision (POV) effects let you display arbitrary images with just a few controllable pixels on a fast moving object by changing the pixels' colours fa...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:56:11 PDT
Arduino - Memory Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Memory-Game-1/
Arduino - Memory Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SMALL.jpg FilipeBR Learn how to make an awesome game of inexpensive memory using little.The idea of this game is that you exercise your memory every round. When it starts, every color will flash, then one aleartória color will light and its respective tone will sound in Piezo. When it rings, you must click the appropr...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:16:09 PDT
Edge Lit Declaration of Independence! http://www.instructables.com/id/Edge-Lit-Declaration-of-Independence/
Edge Lit Declaration of Independence! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PL4N/HX1WDI8G/FEEPL4NHX1WDI8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PL4N/HX1WDI8G/FEEPL4NHX1WDI8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/PL4N/HX1WDI8G/FEEPL4NHX1WDI8G.SMALL.jpg rickosgood The video shows an overview of the build. You'll still need a few things in order to replicate this. I've included various files in the next steps. Teensy WiringI used a Teensy 2.0 for this project. The LED strip I used was an older Adafruit RGB LED strip based on the HL1606 chip. This strip is i...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:03:55 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
Program your Arduino with an Android device! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/UBNR/HWLD3TJZ/FH5UBNRHWLD3TJZ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hi,in this Instructable I want to show you, how you can program your Arduino with your Android device. It is very simple and cheap. Also it allows us to program our Arduino where ever we want, this is usefull for permanently installed Arduino boards, like in light controllers...So lets get started! ...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT