Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - leds http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:10:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-8x8-LED-Matrix/
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:08:43 PDT
3D Printed Electric Vehicle- Zero Compromises http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Vehicle-Zero-Compromises/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:41:26 PDT
Light With Flow http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-With-Flow/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 21:18:36 PDT
Neopixel Blinky Bling Wedding Garter http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Blinky-Bling-Wedding-Garter-Belt/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 21:42:03 PDT
LPD8806 VUMeter with PC & Arduino + GUI http://www.instructables.com/id/Addressable-RGB-LED-Arduino-VUMeter-GUI/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 16:37:41 PDT
How to Make an ARDUINO VU METER http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-ARDUINO-VU-METER/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 07:02:08 PDT
Audio Level Signal Grapher http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Level-Signal-Grapher/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 19:16:51 PDT
Twisted Prism Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Twisted-Prism-Lanterns/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 12:32:22 PDT
DIWire Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DI-Wire-Lamp/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:01:57 PDT
HAL-9000 Arduino Talking Extension Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/HAL-9000-Arduino-Talking-Extension-Cord/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:51:09 PDT
Humidity Spy Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Humidity-Spy-Book/
Humidity Spy Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SMALL.jpg RoniBandini After some years dedicated to Kindle lobby, it is time to stand up for the classic paper book, which is far from perfect as the spoon and of course it cannot be used to eat soup.One friend that works as a librarian told me that humidity is the key factor in books conservation, so I have decided to m...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 05:20:33 PDT
Lit Constable Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Lit-Constable-Hat/
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Tue, 3 May 2016 12:42:10 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
Light Show Jacket That Reacts To Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Show-Jacket-That-Reacts-to-Music/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 16:24:53 PDT
Fairy Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Lantern/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 05:50:52 PDT
Aduino Constellation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Aduino-Constellation-Box/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:53:23 PDT
Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Tag/
Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SMALL.jpg Elvis Wolcott How to improve this project...There is no Python API for Azure and I did not have enough time to figure out how to run the C Azure API on Python to post messages. This means it is currently limited to a FFA game. In the future it will be improved upon.On to the project...To build this laser tag unit...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:31:59 PDT
IKEA Ribba Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-2/
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 13:33:23 PDT
Let's Go Camping! Interactive Diorama http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Go-Camping-Interactive-Diorama/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:25:15 PDT
Controlling Arduino by Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-on-Arduino-by-Voice/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 14:44:59 PST
System Status Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/System-Status-Traffic-Light/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 11:11:20 PST
Connecting "stuff" via Bluetooth / Android / Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-stuff-Via-Bluetooth-Android-Arduino/
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 07:11:27 PST
Arduino Real Time Alarm Clock With Temperature and LED Lights. Remote Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Real-Time-Alarm-Clock-With-Temperature-and/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 22:17:58 PST
Arduino Ir Leds (very Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ir-Leds-very-Easy/
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:34:22 PST
No Soldering LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Soldering-LED-Cube/
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 09:56:36 PST
Color calibrating RGB LEDs with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Calibrating-RGB-LEDs-With-an-Arduino/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 03:17:51 PST
MIDI controlling lights Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-Controlling-Lights-Arduino/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 01:13:37 PST
Sparrow - my assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparrow-My-Assistant/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:02:54 PST
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/
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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/
A Game of Dragons - An Arduino Led Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/6T0V/IJIZ4DBM/FUF6T0VIJIZ4DBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/6T0V/IJIZ4DBM/FUF6T0VIJIZ4DBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/6T0V/IJIZ4DBM/FUF6T0VIJIZ4DBM.SMALL.jpg tuursangers I'm going to show you my game project in which mainly consist of a lot of coding. It took me a long time to get everything working, but now it finally does. I have never done anything with electronics before, nor have I much experience with coding. But I'll do my best to explain the whole code as cl...
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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/
Controlling Multiple LEDs with an Arduino Uno. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/05WC/IJIUWU21/FRG05WCIJIUWU21.SMALL.jpg Joshua-Danjuma This instructable coversssets of instructions for using a microcontroller, called the Arduino Uno to create various lighting sequences on light emitting diodes, more popularly known as LEDs. The instructions below cover all the main steps of the process. Acquire components and parts. The compone...
By: Joshua-Danjuma

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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 ...
By: CarmelitoAndrade

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:53:22 PST
Doctor Who Gallifreyan Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Gallifreyan-Timepiece/
Doctor Who Gallifreyan Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/7ATY/IJ8UW133/FJY7ATYIJ8UW133.SMALL.jpg Baybren Hello humans and other lifeforms! This is my Gallifreyan Timepiece (aka Doctor Who Clock). Unlike Earth clocks, this one displays time in Gallifreyan numbers rather than Arabic or Roman numerals. It takes a bit of getting used to to read quickly, but it works just like any other device that measures...
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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/
LED NeoPixel Motion Sensor Stair Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1EHY/IJ1PLNTM/FSW1EHYIJ1PLNTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1EHY/IJ1PLNTM/FSW1EHYIJ1PLNTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/1EHY/IJ1PLNTM/FSW1EHYIJ1PLNTM.SMALL.jpg snikogos Hello Everyone!This is my first Instructable so please bare with me. Any comments and suggestions will be greatly appreciated! I wanted to share my project in the hopes it can simplify your research, planning, design and execution. Like with any project, it's always a good idea to research anything ...
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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/
Music Reactive Multicolor LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/SSNU/IIRPJQNS/FTGSSNUIIRPJQNS.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Light up your new year parties and impress all your friends with these amazing music reactive multicolor LED lights that response and change their colors on every loud beat. These lights are nothing but simple RGB LED strips connected to arduino - the brain of this project. LED strips mean that you ...
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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/
EGG TIMER ON ACRYLIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/55X9/II0K401H/FRA55X9II0K401H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/55X9/II0K401H/FRA55X9II0K401H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/55X9/II0K401H/FRA55X9II0K401H.SMALL.jpg oldmaninSC So... you went to the flea market, goodwillor surfed on line and there was the perfectpeice of junk that you could make the coolestTHING out of. Well I saw this base acrylicand said wow...what a great egg-timer.I'll just glue on a few leds, write a quickcode and make a fancy box...easy!So here it is...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 08:14:17 PST
The NeoBoard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-NeoBoard-16x16-LED-Display-w-Arduino/
The NeoBoard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/2YG6/IHNTFB3N/FKC2YG6IHNTFB3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/2YG6/IHNTFB3N/FKC2YG6IHNTFB3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/2YG6/IHNTFB3N/FKC2YG6IHNTFB3N.SMALL.jpg ethanpnorton The NeoBoard is a 16x16 pixel board that displays various animations and images. This project was inspired by the other similar pixel-board style displays, such as the PixelBrite and the Game Frame. Specs, Materials, and Tools Intro:Below you will find a brief overview of the project materials a...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 19:23:26 PST
Fake TV Security Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-TV-Security-Light/
Fake TV Security Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SMALL.jpg RonM9 Fast & Easy Fake-TV Light module built for under $5; with enhanced features. With the use of this device you can go for holidays or on vacation leaving your home with a lived in appearance and thus an added layer of security. "I'm up and I am a night owl ... or perhaps asleep on the coach in front ...
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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/
Wearable Weather Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SMALL.jpg AgentMess This is the first wearable i've made. It's a portable weather station, which might come in handy if you are into open air festivals, camping or just like to go for long walks. The Weather Watch monitores air pressure and temperature in order to do a short term weather forecast. Since I'm no expert i...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 10:52:52 PST