Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - leds http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:58:33 PST BLOX v1.01 Shadow Effect Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Effect-Night-Lamp/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:00:40 PST
The Interactive Donation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Interactive-Donation-Box/
The Interactive Donation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Donation boxes can be much more interesting and attractive when you combine them with electronics and a little bit of programming. This instructable will show you how to. As the name explains, making donation boxes interactive can help you gain much more attention and make people happy at the same t...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:26:41 PST
The Awesome Rainbow Tornado Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Awesome-Rainbow-Tornado-Lamp/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:50:39 PST
Distance Detector with Buzzer and LED meter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Distance-Detector/
Distance Detector with Buzzer and LED meter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SMALL.jpg Jedimaster0 Overview:This is a simple distance detection circuit with the use of an ultrasonic sensor, a buzzer, a row of LEDs, and 2 relays (optional).The ultrasonic distance sensor will light a row of LEDs depending on distance. Then if a change in distance is detected, that exceeds your threshold, a buzzer w...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 14:24:11 PST
A Game of Dragons - An Arduino Led Game http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Game-of-Dragons-an-Arduino-Led-Game/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:45:03 PST
Controlling Multiple LEDs with an Arduino Uno. http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Multiple-LEDs-With-an-Arduino-Uno/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:30:53 PST
ATtiny84 Binary counter, up and down http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny84-Binary-Counter-Up-and-Down/
ATtiny84 Binary counter, up and down - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/KL4I/IJEKMOPC/F0HKL4IIJEKMOPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/KL4I/IJEKMOPC/F0HKL4IIJEKMOPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/KL4I/IJEKMOPC/F0HKL4IIJEKMOPC.SMALL.jpg JRV31 The ATtiny84 is a truly amazing chip, not quite an Arduino, but in some ways much more powerful. This is a small project designed to show off it's potential.All Atmel microcontrollers have their pins mapped in banks of eight, whether all eight pins are present or not. For instance the ATtiny85 is an...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 08:47:31 PST
Darth Vader Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Darth-Vader-Planter/
Darth Vader Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/Q6O9/IJACF1I4/F6EQ6O9IJACF1I4.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade If you are big fan of Star Wars and Darth Vader, follow the instructable below to make a fancy Darth Vader Planter..As part of the steps below you have two options, as shown in the videos below Simple Darth Vader Planter which include STL files to 3D print in black filament and use a plant which ...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:53:22 PST
Doctor Who Gallifreyan Timepiece (Clock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Gallifreyan-Timepiece/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:26:43 PST
LED Infinity Matrix - Bluetooth Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Infinity-Matrix-Bluetooth-Controlled/
LED Infinity Matrix - Bluetooth Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SMALL.jpg PatrickW51 You've probably seen infinity mirrors before. But have you ever seen a bluetooth controlled Infinity Matrix?The goal with our Infinity Matrix was to be able to draw in light, almost like an Infinity Etch A Sketch. We wanted to control each LED inside the matrix with a tap or a swipe on our phone. Th...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:06:59 PST
Neopixel Giant Thermometer Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Giant-Thermometer-Scarf/
Neopixel Giant Thermometer Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Motor feather, it's cold outside. Make this wearable high tech, low tech scarf with a built-in thermometer.No longer will you be wondering how really cold it is when you step outside.This is suitable as a nice beginner project to delve into Arduino with sensors and neopixel LEDs. Crafty electronic...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 22:00:52 PST
LED NeoPixel Motion Sensor Stair Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stair-Lighting/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:42:13 PST
Fancy blinking LEDs using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Blinking-LEDs-Using-Arduino/
Fancy blinking LEDs using arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IIM6/IJ0CCNNL/F3HIIM6IJ0CCNNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IIM6/IJ0CCNNL/F3HIIM6IJ0CCNNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/IIM6/IJ0CCNNL/F3HIIM6IJ0CCNNL.SMALL.jpg adithyapaip This is fancy light generator which is built using Arduino . This project uses four LEDs and controlled using a microswitch(button switch) which trigger them to glow LEDs in different sequence and patterns....Uno is one of the series of USB Arduino boards. The Arduino Uno is a microcontroller board ...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 06:09:21 PST
Music Reactive Multicolor LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reactive-Multicolor-LED-Lights/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 08:45:12 PST
KeyChainino - the First Game KeyChain Programmable With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/KeyChainino-the-First-Game-KeyChain-Programmable-W/
KeyChainino - the First Game KeyChain Programmable With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/3QFG/IIJL03MA/F2I3QFGIIJL03MA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/3QFG/IIJL03MA/F2I3QFGIIJL03MA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/3QFG/IIJL03MA/F2I3QFGIIJL03MA.SMALL.jpg alessandromatera KeyChainino is a vintage game keychain programmable with Arduino where anyone can upload his own game just with the Arduino IDE.If you really love Arcade Game, KeyChainino is for you!It doesn't have any LCDs, but only 30 LEDs controlled by the Atmel ATtiny84. Surely you understand that an 14 pins mi...
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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:49:19 PST
Josephine the Music Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Josephine-the-Music-Machine/
Josephine the Music Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/VJAV/IHZ4RO1G/FDZVJAVIHZ4RO1G.SMALL.jpg jdizz-16 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse-Art at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse-art.com). Josephine is a mid-size MP3 player and light show machine. For Josephine we started with a 3D printed housing unit for all of our electronics. W...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:24:58 PST
EGG TIMER ON ACRYLIC http://www.instructables.com/id/EGG-TIMER/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 08:14:17 PST
Fake TV Security Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-TV-Security-Light/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 01:50:36 PST
Multicolor Knight Rider with RGB PL9823 LED + Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolor-Knight-Rider-with-RGB-PL9823-LED-Arduin/
Multicolor Knight Rider with RGB PL9823 LED + Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/PLD3/IHJETQ9R/FRYPLD3IHJETQ9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/PLD3/IHJETQ9R/FRYPLD3IHJETQ9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/PLD3/IHJETQ9R/FRYPLD3IHJETQ9R.SMALL.jpg masteruan If you know the famous leds WS1012 you don't ignore this tutorial.The PL9823 the cheapest led that use the same protocol of the WS1012 led. You can use this led for make a ledstrip or also a led matrix. PIX (http://www.0lab.it/portfolio/pix-rgb-led-matrix/) is a led matrix made with WS1012 matrix. T...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:27:35 PST
DIY world clock and weather bot (Arduino + ESP8266) http://www.instructables.com/id/World-clock-and-weather-bot-Arduino-ESP8266/
DIY world clock and weather bot (Arduino + ESP8266) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SMALL.jpg mronki Hi,in this instuctable you will learn how to make world clock weather bot using Arduino Mega and ESP8266 (AT mode).Features:• personalized bot with LCD screen as mouth, potentiometer as nose and green LEDs as eyes• choosing wanted city/country by using serial communication• saving wanted city/countr...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 16:21:05 PST
Wearable Weather Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Weather-Watch/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 10:52:52 PST
IoT Location Sensing Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Location-Sensing-Picture-Frame/
IoT Location Sensing Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/L0CH/IGO1BQC9/FCTL0CHIGO1BQC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/L0CH/IGO1BQC9/FCTL0CHIGO1BQC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/L0CH/IGO1BQC9/FCTL0CHIGO1BQC9.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer "Text me when you're heading home." We've all heard it, and we've all forgotten to do it. Sometimes, even when we do remember to text, the unexpected happens. We get stuck in traffic, get caught up talking to a co-worker while trying to leave the office, or suddenly remember that we should stop to g...
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 18:55:56 PST
LinkIt One - Mood Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-One-Mood-Lamp/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 09:12:22 PST
Attiny85 EMF detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny85-EMF-detector/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 05:50:38 PDT
Quick Digital LED Jack-o-lantern Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Digital-LED-Jack-o-lantern-Light/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 23:28:27 PDT
How to make a lamp with programmable routines http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-lamp-with-programmable-routines/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 17:59:32 PDT
Getting started with LinkIt One - Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-LinkIt-One-Servo/
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 09:25:37 PDT
Getting Started with LinkIt One - LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-LinkIt-One-LEDs/
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 09:39:50 PDT
PC USB Media Volume Controller based on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-USB-Media-Volume-Controller-based-on-Arduino/
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 15:57:12 PDT
ARDUINO fume extractor with touch sensitive buttons http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-fume-extractor-with-touch-sensitive-button/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 13:21:18 PDT
Random Number Generator with Leds and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Random-Number-Generator-with-Leds-and-Arduino/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 02:25:38 PDT
8x8 Red Dot Matrix With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8-Red-Dot-Matrix-With-Arduino/
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Tue, 29 Sep 2015 05:56:42 PDT
Persistence Of Vision http://www.instructables.com/id/Persistence-Of-Vision/
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 08:56:04 PDT
The NerdClock: An RGB Binary Clock [Arduino Software] http://www.instructables.com/id/The-NerdClock-An-RGB-Binary-Clock-Arduino-Software/
The NerdClock: An RGB Binary Clock [Arduino Software] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/FFQM/IF2DEHPA/FJWFFQMIF2DEHPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/FFQM/IF2DEHPA/FJWFFQMIF2DEHPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/FFQM/IF2DEHPA/FJWFFQMIF2DEHPA.SMALL.jpg Kesselwagen IntroductionBinary clocks are a really cool way to show the time in a mysterious way. And to those who don’t know how to read that type of clock it’s a simple, yet effective way to boost up your nerdiness level sky high. That might just be something you'd like to do? Yes right, I know that the b...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 20:04:48 PDT
Build a Custom 3d Printed, Light-up Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Custom-3d-Printed-Light-up-Figure/
Build a Custom 3d Printed, Light-up Figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/ZKW5/IESTTSPO/FEOZKW5IESTTSPO.SMALL.jpg jason.cuenco Tinkerplay is an awesome mobile app that lets you design articulated creatures and make them on a 3D printer. It's a lot of fun to use on iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile and pretty much guarantees excellent results. The special thing about Tinkerplay parts is that they are carefully designed to pri...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 14:41:14 PDT
Bench PSU Power Supply from Old ATX with Arduino and LCD Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-PSU-from-Old-ATX-with-LCD-Monitor/
Bench PSU Power Supply from Old ATX with Arduino and LCD Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/J76X/IDRLHAZT/F6PJ76XIDRLHAZT.SMALL.jpg l19bal Hello all and welcome to my first Instructable.I've always wanted a bench PSU for easy access to a power source, and something that I can rely on when working on various projects. I wanted a PSU that: • provides 12v, 5v, and 3.3v outputs • provides variable voltage outputs • has an LCD monitor ...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:37:51 PDT
Magic Wand POV Message Display using Bluetooth Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wand-POV-Message-Display-using-Bluetooth-Mod/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 04:10:40 PDT
Car Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Case-Mod/
Car Case Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/R9M0/ICRXTU7R/FQ7R9M0ICRXTU7R.SMALL.jpg RicardoB5 I made this casemod for a school project. Although the car already have one year and the computer components three , I share with you the result.The first step: Disassembly and planing Everything was dismantled and carefully planned . The standart motherboard, ATX, would not fit inside the car so...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 20:53:58 PDT
GETTING STARTED WITH ARDUINO #5 http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-ARDUINO-5/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 08:37:20 PDT
GETTING STARTED WITH ARDUINO #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-ARDUINO-1-2/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 04:21:03 PDT
Rainbow LOVE Marquee http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-LOVE-Marquee/
Rainbow LOVE Marquee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/7DFG/ICXYBKPL/FUQ7DFGICXYBKPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/7DFG/ICXYBKPL/FUQ7DFGICXYBKPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/7DFG/ICXYBKPL/FUQ7DFGICXYBKPL.SMALL.jpg boscopsoultrane I'm getting married at the end of the month and I wanted to do something electrical and magical for my gal for a centerpiece of the table. Since we are getting married just blocks from Philadelphia's "Love Park" i decided to take the iconic statue and transform it into marquee letters with pixel led...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 10:10:43 PDT
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-4-digit-7-segment-display-with-arduino/
Using a 4 digit, 7 segment display, with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/CZGZ/IBTF5EDQ/FZICZGZIBTF5EDQ.SMALL.jpg chickeneater In this tutorial I will be showing you how to use a 7 segment display with 4 digits using arduino. Some basic things I would like to point out is that this takes up almost all of the digital pins on the arduino uno, leonardo, the boards with 13 digital pins. Most displays have 12 breakout pins that ...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:11:01 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
E-Origami "Creating Electronic Paper Frogs" http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Origami-Creating-Electronic-Paper-Frogs/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:54:42 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Recycled-Rainbow-Lamp/
Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/UMWX/IC0VFOL8/FC6UMWXIC0VFOL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/UMWX/IC0VFOL8/FC6UMWXIC0VFOL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/UMWX/IC0VFOL8/FC6UMWXIC0VFOL8.SMALL.jpg Saiyam This Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp can be switched to any color by using your smartphone. The lamp not only looks like all the seven colors of the rainbow but also glows in all the seven colors of rainbow. The shapes that it makes at night are just amazing to watch. The design of this lamp may s...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:31:35 PDT
Rainbow Neo Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Neo-Clock/
Rainbow Neo Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/WTWP/IBAA9DDT/FOMWTWPIBAA9DDT.SMALL.jpg tdonoclift This clock was made as a gift but I was so happy with it that I thought I'd make an instructable for it. The clock uses 2 Neo Pixel Rings from Adafruit Industries as well as the Arduino Pro Mini microcontroller and a DS1307 Real Time Clock (RTC) to keep accurate time. The time can be set when upload...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:16:06 PDT
Touchscreen Controlled Marionette http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Controlled-Marionette/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 01:23:33 PDT
PANDA- THE ULTIMATE CLEANING ROBOT http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-THE-ULTIMATE-CLEANING-ROBOT/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:12:53 PDT
Wake Up Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-Up-Clock/
Wake Up Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/QM97/IB2271PY/FASQM97IB2271PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/QM97/IB2271PY/FASQM97IB2271PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/QM97/IB2271PY/FASQM97IB2271PY.SMALL.jpg MikeArduino What time is it? It’s wake up time! We’ll explore the Intel® Galileo Gen 2 board’s real time clock (RTC).The RTC, once set up, will run even if the board is turned off so long as it gets power from the attached battery. While this is a relatively simple function of the board, it has its obvious use...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:12:17 PDT
GSM Controlled Star Light http://www.instructables.com/id/GSM-Controlled-Star-Light/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 03:39:39 PDT