Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - leds http://www.instructables.com Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:48:43 PST BLOX v1.01 Dot² - An Interactive Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dot-an-Interactive-Coffee-Table/
Dot² - An Interactive Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/1GET/IXUQUGJI/FNT1GETIXUQUGJI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/1GET/IXUQUGJI/FNT1GETIXUQUGJI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/1GET/IXUQUGJI/FNT1GETIXUQUGJI.SMALL.jpg baweja_akshay During my internship, I built an interactive Table on which you can run animations, some awesome LED Effects and yeah, Play old school games !!I got inspiration to create this coffee table from crt4041's Music Visualiser TableThe table is controlled via a Bluetooth app developed using MIT App Invent...
By: baweja_akshay

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:11:32 PST
Twinkling Starry Night with Arduino and LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Starry-Night-With-Arduino-and-LEDs/
Twinkling Starry Night with Arduino and LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/QUUS/IXLAKWFW/FLOQUUSIXLAKWFW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/QUUS/IXLAKWFW/FLOQUUSIXLAKWFW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/QUUS/IXLAKWFW/FLOQUUSIXLAKWFW.SMALL.jpg bliedahl I've always liked Vincent van Gogh's Starry Night, so I decided to try making a felted "painting" and take the scene one step further: add some twinkling stars! In this Instructable, I will show you how to add LEDs to felt, and to use Arduino to program the LilyPad Arduino Simple Board. You will a...
By: bliedahl

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 7 Jan 2017 05:33:00 PST
How To Make : Simple Electric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Electric-Generator/
How To Make : Simple Electric Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/00HM/IXLA68TR/F7C00HMIXLA68TR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/00HM/IXLA68TR/F7C00HMIXLA68TR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7C/00HM/IXLA68TR/F7C00HMIXLA68TR.SMALL.jpg MindDivert Yep that's right this is a simple electric generator. This is very educational to present how electric generators work and how we use it in our everyday lives. As an example i make a very simple one and i make this tutorial to have an idea on how to make your own DIY of this. (Maybe Later/after un...
By: MindDivert

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:30:48 PST
Auto-control brightness lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-control-Brightness-Lamp/
Auto-control brightness lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/5TWP/IX6FWMIR/FX15TWPIX6FWMIR.SMALL.jpg Mase Hajika This project is basically will helps people by saving their electrical energy costs. Besides that, for the people who are busy or rushing they do not need to worried about the electrical appliances that they are forget to switch off .This project is design to save the electricity, saving costs and i...
By: Mase Hajika

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 23:49:03 PST
Led Sequence http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Sequence/
Led Sequence - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/1OBS/IX0PT6QC/F0F1OBSIX0PT6QC.SMALL.jpg Stuxnet97 A perfect project to start in arduino is without a doubt the control of led. I'll show you how to make a sequence and make your own animations. Materials -10 Led (any color).-10 Resistor of 150 ohm.-10 cable wires.- 1 Arduino Uno.-USB cable Type AB-Project Board-PC+IDE Arduino Circuit Very ...
By: Stuxnet97

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:36:27 PST
Implementar una cerradura con la XBee IO Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Implementar-Una-Cerradura-Con-La-XBee-IO-Pro/
Implementar una cerradura con la XBee IO Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/GGA4/IWQV3WJQ/FC3GGA4IWQV3WJQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/GGA4/IWQV3WJQ/FC3GGA4IWQV3WJQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/GGA4/IWQV3WJQ/FC3GGA4IWQV3WJQ.SMALL.jpg ValentinaC12 En este Instructable, veremos como se puede hacer una cerradura con la Xbee IO pro.Se conectarán 4 botones a las entradas optoacopladas de la Xbee IO pro, estos son: - 3 botones, los que se usarán para realizar la combinación deseada (cerradura). En este caso usaremos botones de color amarillo, azul...
By: ValentinaC12

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:47:08 PST
How to make a VU meter using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-VU-Meter-Using-Arduino/
How to make a VU meter using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/W8C9/IW6PQ534/FKPW8C9IW6PQ534.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/W8C9/IW6PQ534/FKPW8C9IW6PQ534.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/W8C9/IW6PQ534/FKPW8C9IW6PQ534.SMALL.jpg JunezRiyaz A VU metre is volume unit (VU) meter or standard volume indicator (SVI) is a device displaying a representation of the signal level in audio equipment. It is used to visualise the Analog signal .Now I am going to instruct how to make a VU meter using Arduino with less number of components.Get Starte...
By: JunezRiyaz

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:06:27 PST
3Dprinted Lunar Phase Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/3Dprinted-Lunar-Phase-Clock/
3Dprinted Lunar Phase Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/Y3I9/IW6PLPLW/FCVY3I9IW6PLPLW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/Y3I9/IW6PLPLW/FCVY3I9IW6PLPLW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/Y3I9/IW6PLPLW/FCVY3I9IW6PLPLW.SMALL.jpg G4lile0 If you don't know what to print with your 3D printer, here you have an easy project.Build a 3D printed Lunar Phase Clock for your desk or your nightstand.Features: (check the video) Open Tools (Ubuntu / FreeCAD / Arduino) Open Source / Hardware Cheap HW (Arduino, cheap LCD..) Only 79 grams of f...
By: G4lile0

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Dec 2016 12:03:24 PST
Cheerlights Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheerlights-Christmas-Tree/
Cheerlights Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/FQNE/IW6PJAHF/FHHFQNEIW6PJAHF.SMALL.jpg brightcolorfulflickers Have you ever wanted to tweet at your Christmas tree to change its color? Well now you can! Follow this guide to build a set of Christmas lights which will connect to Cheerlights. Anyone can tweet @cheerlights with a color, and all Cheerlights-connected devices all over the world will update to that...
By: brightcolorfulflickers

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:30:37 PST
Getting Started With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-Arduino/
Getting Started With Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/RK07/IW6PE9YX/FGBRK07IW6PE9YX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/RK07/IW6PE9YX/FGBRK07IW6PE9YX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/RK07/IW6PE9YX/FGBRK07IW6PE9YX.SMALL.jpg bekathwia This instructable is a lesson in my free Arduino Class. To enroll, click here.Roll up your sleeves and let's dig in! In this lesson, we're getting started with Arduino. We'll conduct some basic breadboard experiments to introduce you to the basic Arduino concepts and workflow.First, set yourself up ...
By: bekathwia

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:45:29 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/AGGV/IW6PDW7O/FLWAGGVIW6PDW7O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/AGGV/IW6PDW7O/FLWAGGVIW6PDW7O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/AGGV/IW6PDW7O/FLWAGGVIW6PDW7O.SMALL.jpg VladI4 Picture of the product - my 40" 4K Desktop with DIY AmbilightThe Ambilight in this picture is completely DIY and uses some cheap RGB LEDs with integrated controllers and an Arduino. On the Software side, there is Ambibox running on the PC (Windows only) and the FastLED library on the Arduino!The Amb...
By: VladI4

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Moledcule http://www.instructables.com/id/Moledcule/
Moledcule - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1511/IW5JCI0C/F7E1511IW5JCI0C.SMALL.jpg 32teeth I’m Eugene Andruszczenko - many know me as @32teeth,the designer behind original RGB LED controller Sparky Jr.Game Community technologies like the HTML5 Canvas Gamepadits official Mobile Companion with over 1000+ games using the plugin.Crypto Currency iOS apps like Dashy - DashCentral ManagerEthereu...
By: 32teeth

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:17:42 PST
LED Holiday Tree with Shared Internet Control http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Holiday-Tree-With-Shared-Internet-Control/
LED Holiday Tree with Shared Internet Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/0GEP/IVO4VV2V/FCK0GEPIVO4VV2V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/0GEP/IVO4VV2V/FCK0GEPIVO4VV2V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCK/0GEP/IVO4VV2V/FCK0GEPIVO4VV2V.SMALL.gif CarlS This project is an ESP8266 powered LED holiday tree. It will run some nice holiday colors if there is no network configured, but if you do configure the WiFi, the colors will be shared live with everyone who makes one! This is an extension of TeleToyland, where you can interact with shared robots o...
By: CarlS

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 22:43:27 PST
Small motion sensing tin robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Motion-Sensing-Tin-Robot/
Small motion sensing tin robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/9B0T/IVO4NRXO/FK39B0TIVO4NRXO.SMALL.jpg tgeimer Yay - my first instructible :-)My 6 year old nephew wanted to have a robot to guard his room, so I decided to build one for / with him. It was supposed to have green eyes that turn red when an intruder is detected. And an alarm siren should go off. In the video you can see the final result.Each robo...
By: tgeimer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:38:23 PST
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Spectrum-Analyzer-on-a-10x10-RGB-LED-Matri/
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SMALL.jpg FischiMc In this Instructables I am going to show you how to create a spectrum analyzer powered by an Arduino nano. Please watch my video first to get a rough explaination on how to build it. A spectrum analyzer basically analyzes the intensity of different frequencies in a song. To display those values we a...
By: FischiMc

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Dot-Matrix-Sign/
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output What is a wifi RGB LED matrix sign and why?A wifi matrix sign is a low resolution screen with a web-server that anyone can access from anywhere in the world and send messages to. That's right YOU can send me a message straight to my living room without having to even get up, know my email address or...
By: Mixed Output

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:08:58 PST
Marciano M.S.L - sensor de movimiento, servo y led http://www.instructables.com/id/Marciano-Sensor-De-Movimiento-Servo-Y-Led/
Marciano M.S.L - sensor de movimiento, servo y led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/7D1M/IV0BI9LW/FJ37D1MIV0BI9LW.SMALL.jpg LinaM21 Realizamos un muñeco en forma de marciano con el que pudimos crear una decoración que llamara la atención y entretuviera al observador.Este puede utilizarse en fiestas temáticas o en HALLOWEENLo que hace es que al sentir el movimiento con el PIR se van encender los LEDS que están ubicados detrás de ...
By: LinaM21

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 5 Nov 2016 08:38:15 PDT
Arduino Halloween Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Halloween-Pumpkin/
Arduino Halloween Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SMALL.jpg Arghuino Hi it's me Captain Arghuino! Let's continue from where we left off last week with our lesson on transistors and let's make a nightlight or a colorful pumpkin for Halloween. Follow Leddy and Darling as they explain how you can use transistors to amplify the current necessary to power RGB LED strips...
By: Arghuino

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:42:34 PDT
Make a Programmable RGB LED Infinity Mirror with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Programmable-RGB-LED-Infinity-Mirror-With-A/
Make a Programmable RGB LED Infinity Mirror with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/OZYN/IW6PSJTU/FEIOZYNIW6PSJTU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/OZYN/IW6PSJTU/FEIOZYNIW6PSJTU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/OZYN/IW6PSJTU/FEIOZYNIW6PSJTU.SMALL.jpg vivianshock This Instructable shows you how to make a framed one-way mirror that reflects individually programmable RGB LEDs into a mirror. This creates the illusion of an infinite tunnel of pretty lights with an on/off power switch.I want to make this but it looks intimidating!I started this project knowing no...
By: vivianshock

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:39:26 PDT
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...
By: Arghuino

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 06:27:41 PDT
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-9V-Led-Flashlight-Easy-Way-/
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SMALL.jpg TechArt Crazy Make your own Portable Flashlight Without using complex components,In this tutorial you Will Learn How Make Led Flashlight in very Simple Way & Without solderingSo Let's Begin............ Materials Required: (1) 9V Battery(2) Super Bright White Colored Led 8mm(3) 9V Battery Connector(4) Resistanc...
By: TechArt Crazy

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:08:14 PDT
Blinking LED Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinking-LED-Decoration/
Blinking LED Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/DB27/ITW35W37/F0DDB27ITW35W37.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/DB27/ITW35W37/F0DDB27ITW35W37.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/DB27/ITW35W37/F0DDB27ITW35W37.SMALL.jpg si mohemdC Are you bored with your room? Does it lack style and innovation? Well how about a small decoration on the corner… is it not enough? Maybe a light blinking small decoration will do the job, better than that, how about a fully programmable one where you can control the color succession and the rhythm…...
By: si mohemdC

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 8 Oct 2016 20:06:49 PDT
How to make a magnetic force field change detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Magnetic-Force-Field-Change-Detector/
How to make a magnetic force field change detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/5QUF/ITKLKEJ2/FA45QUFITKLKEJ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/5QUF/ITKLKEJ2/FA45QUFITKLKEJ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/5QUF/ITKLKEJ2/FA45QUFITKLKEJ2.SMALL.jpg Zsolt Fabian This is a very sensitive DIY magnetic force field change detector/sensor. Using HMC5883L magnetometer module with arduino nano. It also makes sound signals when the magnetic force field changes around the device.Watch the video here: You will need 6 LEDs: 2 red, 2 green, 2 yellow 1 pr...
By: Zsolt Fabian

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:10:07 PDT
Neopixel LGBT Pride Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-LGBT-Pride-Necklace/
Neopixel LGBT Pride Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WH9O/ITKJ64YK/F51WH9OITKJ64YK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WH9O/ITKJ64YK/F51WH9OITKJ64YK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/WH9O/ITKJ64YK/F51WH9OITKJ64YK.SMALL.jpg brightcolorfulflickers Make an LED necklace to celebrate LGBT Pride! Available in variants for the following pride flags: rainbow, bisexual, pansexual, and transgender.To complete this project, you will need the following tools: a soldering iron, a laser cutter, and a 3D printer. You will need the following parts: Adafrui...
By: brightcolorfulflickers

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:41:24 PDT
4 Button Games using one Analog input http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Button-Games-Using-One-Analog-Input/
4 Button Games using one Analog input - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JE99/ITHE4ZKU/FS3JE99ITHE4ZKU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JE99/ITHE4ZKU/FS3JE99ITHE4ZKU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/JE99/ITHE4ZKU/FS3JE99ITHE4ZKU.SMALL.jpg RonM9 This instructable focuses on using one analog input line for multiple buttons which can be detected independent of each other.And to highlight the use of these buttons included is software to play four different 4-Button games. All the games (8 in total) herein use an Led ladder display (refer to ea...
By: RonM9

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:45:33 PDT
WALL-E Walk By Makeblock http://www.instructables.com/id/WALL-E-Walk-by-Makeblock/
WALL-E Walk By Makeblock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/R6Z6/ITCH3ZR3/FF6R6Z6ITCH3ZR3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/R6Z6/ITCH3ZR3/FF6R6Z6ITCH3ZR3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/R6Z6/ITCH3ZR3/FF6R6Z6ITCH3ZR3.SMALL.jpg Makeblock Robotics This project shows you how to make a WALL-E robot that could walk around and shake his head and hands. learn more from openlab or website Part list · ·1 x Beam 0808-072· ·2 x Beam 0824-032· ·2 x Beam 0824-064· ·1 x Beam 0824-080· ·3 x Beam 0824-112· ...
By: Makeblock Robotics

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:40:44 PDT
Pixie: An Arduino Based NeoPixel Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixie-an-Arduino-Based-NeoPixel-Wristwatch/
Pixie: An Arduino Based NeoPixel Wristwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/KFEN/IT22NPJL/FQ4KFENIT22NPJL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/KFEN/IT22NPJL/FQ4KFENIT22NPJL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/KFEN/IT22NPJL/FQ4KFENIT22NPJL.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Ever since the dawn of time, people have begun to dispense time. First was the sundial, later appeared water clock after them was the hourglass. Millennia later was created the first pendulum clock and few centuries later the electronic watch. Today I'll show you how to make Pixie, a wristwatch tha...
By: Konstantin Dimitrov

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:25:14 PDT
Sound Reactive Strip Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Strip-Led/
Sound Reactive Strip Led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/4H87/ISXDZR6S/FU94H87ISXDZR6S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/4H87/ISXDZR6S/FU94H87ISXDZR6S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/4H87/ISXDZR6S/FU94H87ISXDZR6S.SMALL.jpg jekob Hello,in this instructables I will show you how to control a led strip with music!. I put this led strip in my room,near my Playstation 4 and my speakers, so I created also an amazing illuminated gaming station. This led strip reacte when there is music,or simply a sound. In fact I use it also when ...
By: jekob

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 8 Sep 2016 14:37:44 PDT
Control RGB LED lights from your phone or web browser http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-RGB-LED-Lights-From-Your-Phone-or-Web-Brow/
Control RGB LED lights from your phone or web browser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/QQ0N/ISCBX7NZ/FUBQQ0NISCBX7NZ.SMALL.jpg polmes Welcome to my guide on how to control RGB LED lights from your smartphone or web browser by making use of the DMX protocol.I started this project back in February 2015 because I wanted a better way to control the RGB LED strips than this dreadful remote, while keeping the DMX decoder we were using t...
By: polmes

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:28:48 PDT
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Capacitive-Sensor-in-Less-Than-2-Minutes/
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello !Today I will show you how to make a capacitive sensor with Arduino UNO. Watch the video !!! Parts for the project You will need: 1 x Arduino board 1 x 1M resistor 1 x Touch plate 1x Breadboard 1 x LED 2 x Jumpers Put all together First plug in the resistor in pin 4 and pin ...
By: Konstantin Dimitrov

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 3 Sep 2016 10:36:13 PDT
Single line LED display Games http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Line-LED-Display-Games/
Single line LED display Games - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/KZ9A/IRXT01YJ/FW0KZ9AIRXT01YJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/KZ9A/IRXT01YJ/FW0KZ9AIRXT01YJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/KZ9A/IRXT01YJ/FW0KZ9AIRXT01YJ.SMALL.jpg RonM9 aka LED Ladder Display Game System. An Attiny-85 outfitted with hardware and software to play action packed "video" games, on a in-line LED display. It has a multiplexed 12 LED ladder display, and supports up to 6 button inputs and an optional audio output.It is packed with 4 games of skill, with mu...
By: RonM9

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 23:02:08 PDT
RGB LED VUMeter Python Library http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-VUMeter-Python-Library/
RGB LED VUMeter Python Library - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/EIM0/IRXSZAYT/FC0EIM0IRXSZAYT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/EIM0/IRXSZAYT/FC0EIM0IRXSZAYT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/EIM0/IRXSZAYT/FC0EIM0IRXSZAYT.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Britos This is an adaptation from my previous instructable: Addressable RGB LED Arduino VUMeter GUIAfter doing it I realised I needed to make a library for the VUMeter to control it in a much better and easier way.In the following step is all the information. Download The library is on my github page he...
By: Nicolas Britos

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:51:31 PDT
Internet Connected Remembrall http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Connected-Remembrall/
Internet Connected Remembrall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SMB2/IRWRV1G4/FBCSMB2IRWRV1G4.SMALL.jpg allie.fauer Any die-hard Harry Potter fan will remember Neville Longbottom's Remembrall. This object is described as a small, glass ball that fills with red smoke when its owner has forgotten something. Unfortunately, the Remembrall doesn't inform the owner about what they have forgotten, rendering the item fai...
By: allie.fauer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 19:53:25 PDT
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) http://www.instructables.com/id/An-LED-Panel-Controlled-by-Your-Guitar-or-Other-Au/
An LED panel controlled by your guitar! (or other audio source) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/7V0C/IRHV5F6A/F427V0CIRHV5F6A.SMALL.jpg wilroberts Ever wanted to have a light show that reacts to what you play through you're favorite electric instrument? This instructable will show you how!This one is based on an Arduino Uno microcontroller, an Adafruit 16x32 RGB LED matrix panel, and part of this instructable on how to amplify an electric audi...
By: wilroberts

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 6 Aug 2016 20:01:03 PDT
HOW TO CONTROL AN RGB LED WITH ARDUINO! 2 MINUTES http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-CONTROL-AN-RGB-LED-WITH-ARDUINO-2-MINUTES/
HOW TO CONTROL AN RGB LED WITH ARDUINO! 2 MINUTES - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/YD8P/IR9EJGP9/FM0YD8PIR9EJGP9.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s How to control an RGB LED with the arduino!WHAT YOU NEED~RGB LEDARDUINO UNO, YUN, MEGA, PRO MINI, NANO, ECT6 JUMPER WIRESBREADBOARD 3 100K OHM RESISTOR The Led The led legs are easy to understand the longest must be connected to the 5 volt pin of the arduino, and the shorter legs must go to a 100...
By: Jacks how2s

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 1 Aug 2016 06:09:41 PDT
Neopixel Star Wars Starkiller Base Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Star-Wars-Starkiller-Base-Coffee-Table/
Neopixel Star Wars Starkiller Base Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5D/XM28/IR3ZOLZB/F5DXM28IR3ZOLZB.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Want.Need. Make. Use the Force. Did those Rebel bullies trounce your last superweapon? Make a new one, but bigger and better. After a hard day of intergalactic domination, you want to relax and have a place to put down your cup of coffee. Earl Grey, if that's your bag. Make this light up coffee ta...
By: caitlinsdad

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:31:22 PDT
Glowing LED Wall Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-LED-Wall-Watch/
Glowing LED Wall Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/JETD/IQTTCC6N/FB1JETDIQTTCC6N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/JETD/IQTTCC6N/FB1JETDIQTTCC6N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/JETD/IQTTCC6N/FB1JETDIQTTCC6N.SMALL.jpg bobbokop This Instructable describes how to build a nice "furniture compatible" LED wall watch. I often argue with my wife because I am like to fill my house with LEDs, while she wants to keep our furniture "traditional", so in my project, I always try to find a good tradeoff between tech and tradition. With...
By: bobbokop

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 02:13:05 PDT
NODEMCU LUA ESP8266 with MAX7219 and 8x8 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/NODEMCU-LUA-ESP8266-With-MAX7219-and-8x8-LED-Matri/
NODEMCU LUA ESP8266 with MAX7219 and 8x8 LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/5EDQ/IQFCGCD5/FFG5EDQIQFCGCD5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/5EDQ/IQFCGCD5/FFG5EDQIQFCGCD5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/5EDQ/IQFCGCD5/FFG5EDQIQFCGCD5.SMALL.jpg JohnL142 This is to show how to drive a MAX7219, an 8 x 8 LED Matrix with an ESP8266 using NODEMCU LUA. Basics I was wondering if it was possible to drive a MAX7219 and an 8 x 8 LED matrix with an ESP8266, but could not find any code to do just that.There is code out there to drive 8 segment numeric disp...
By: JohnL142

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 05:09:03 PDT
Hacking Skelito, a Talking Skeleton http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-a-Talking-Skeleton/
Hacking Skelito, a Talking Skeleton - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/06WF/IQ2MIJMZ/FG806WFIQ2MIJMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/06WF/IQ2MIJMZ/FG806WFIQ2MIJMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/06WF/IQ2MIJMZ/FG806WFIQ2MIJMZ.SMALL.jpg sdcharle Halloween is often called the 'Maker's Holiday'. It provides a great opportunity to unleash your creativity building props, making costumes, making delicious treats, or decorating your house, and you'll find no shortage of fun Halloween projects here on Instructables. Ever since I started playing wi...
By: sdcharle

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:17:30 PDT
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-8x8-LED-Matrix/
Arduino 8x8 LED Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUP/OAXK/IPYA7734/FUPOAXKIPYA7734.SMALL.jpg go_cool In this instructable I'm going to show you how to Interface with LED matrix using an Arduino and MAX7219 IC, this project can be used to make low resolution images using LEDs. This project is very simple to build and serves as a basics to getting started with controlling a large number of LEDs using...
By: go_cool

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:08:43 PDT
3D Printed Electric Longboard http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Electric-Vehicle-Zero-Compromises/
3D Printed Electric Longboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/GRIL/IPY0L9YV/FFVGRILIPY0L9YV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/GRIL/IPY0L9YV/FFVGRILIPY0L9YV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/GRIL/IPY0L9YV/FFVGRILIPY0L9YV.SMALL.jpg Nick_Tesla Hello everyone! As I prepare to attend college next semester I, like many others, have seen the appeal of electric longboards like Boosted Board as a practical, environmentally friendly, and simply awesome electric vehicle. I don't have $1500 dollars to spend on one of these vehicles, but that wasn'...
By: Nick_Tesla

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:41:26 PDT
Light With Flow http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-With-Flow/
Light With Flow - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/I0P1/IPE9WP2G/FEWI0P1IPE9WP2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/I0P1/IPE9WP2G/FEWI0P1IPE9WP2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/I0P1/IPE9WP2G/FEWI0P1IPE9WP2G.SMALL.jpg CaroBer Este programa es para poder encender luces con respecto al ritmo de la músicaSe creo porque los otros tutoriales de vumetro no me sirvieron en lo más mínimo. Este instructables tiene como diferencia que trae un procesamiento de Audio mucho mas simple que los demas y más eficas Como conectar Para ...
By: CaroBer

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 21:18:36 PDT
Neopixel Blinky Bling Wedding Garter http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Blinky-Bling-Wedding-Garter-Belt/
Neopixel Blinky Bling Wedding Garter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZQQ7/IPCYB7U1/FEDZQQ7IPCYB7U1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZQQ7/IPCYB7U1/FEDZQQ7IPCYB7U1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZQQ7/IPCYB7U1/FEDZQQ7IPCYB7U1.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make the occasion super special with a light up wedding garter. Well, any occasion is super special if there is a garter involved.What if your garter already has bling? Add blinky bling with Neopixel LEDs to light up the night. Need some more bling? A little notion... There is not much in mater...
By: caitlinsdad

Continue Reading »]]>
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/
LPD8806 VUMeter with PC & Arduino + GUI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/TP21/IOVPRNYE/F17TP21IOVPRNYE.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Britos If you like this project please vote for it in the "Sensors Contest 2016" and "Rainbow Contest 2016" as it took me a lot of time to make it (pressing the top-right button that says "Vote").I have always wanted some kind of LED VU-Meter because I like music and LEDs but all of the devices I found o...
By: Nicolas Britos

Continue Reading »]]>
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/
How to Make an ARDUINO VU METER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZY17/IOSPE54E/FVLZY17IOSPE54E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZY17/IOSPE54E/FVLZY17IOSPE54E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/ZY17/IOSPE54E/FVLZY17IOSPE54E.SMALL.jpg Being Engineers Hey guys. Do you want to make a small, cool project using Arduino? Then you can find it right here. We are running a YouTube channel 'Being Engineers' and we are providing video tutorials on programming language, basic electronics and also some cool electronics projects.In this video you will get to...
By: Being Engineers

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 31 May 2016 07:02:08 PDT
Arduino & Neopixel Coke Bottle Party Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Neopixel-Coke-Bottle-Party-Light/
Arduino & Neopixel Coke Bottle Party Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/2MYI/IORESI5R/FGS2MYIIORESI5R.SMALL.jpg brianfit So my son Doon spots a very cool party light made of old coke bottles and the gooey innards of Glow Sticks, and asks if we can make one for his upcoming School Exams Are Over Blowout PartAYYY!!! I say sure, but wouldn't you rather have some of those spiffy Adafruit Neopixel Rings we've been reading...
By: brianfit

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 28 May 2016 11:24:46 PDT
Audio Level Signal Grapher http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Level-Signal-Grapher/
Audio Level Signal Grapher - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7V7G/IOOM2U1E/F7A7V7GIOOM2U1E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7V7G/IOOM2U1E/F7A7V7GIOOM2U1E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/7V7G/IOOM2U1E/F7A7V7GIOOM2U1E.SMALL.jpg jbrown146 Please vote for me in the sensors contest if you find this instructable cool, useful, or anything in between!In this instructable, I will show you how to convert an audio signal from any music playing device to a graph of the audio level/wave using an Arduino board. I believe these are also called m...
By: jbrown146

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 May 2016 19:16:51 PDT
Twisted Prism Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Twisted-Prism-Lanterns/
Twisted Prism Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/LNTN/IOOM27N2/FLMLNTNIOOM27N2.SMALL.jpg BarbMakesThings I've been playing with the idea of panels that are 3d printed in PLA, but that flex in only specific directions (I intend to make a Halloween costume using this). There are plenty of instances of plywood that's laser cut to accomplish this (like this from kofaktorlab), so I modified the patterns and...
By: BarbMakesThings

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 26 May 2016 12:32:22 PDT
DIWire Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DI-Wire-Lamp/
DIWire Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/Y0BL/IOOM2AZK/F1BY0BLIOOM2AZK.SMALL.jpg SageH2 The DIWire lamp is a product that came from multiple prototypes using the DIWire Bender. It started as an upside down bowl on top of a poorly made lamp base. After multiple iterations it turned into a fully functional lamp that changes colors and utilizes multiple machines in its making. Im a senior...
By: SageH2

Continue Reading »]]>
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/
HAL-9000 Arduino Talking Extension Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YT18/IOH8NNND/FHLYT18IOH8NNND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YT18/IOH8NNND/FHLYT18IOH8NNND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/YT18/IOH8NNND/FHLYT18IOH8NNND.SMALL.jpg badjer1 I stumbled on a replica build of HAL online and I thought it was pretty cool, but being the perfectionist I tend to be on projects, I really wanted a better looking lens, LED light and more realistic front panel piece. I also wanted it to be functional for some other purpose so I put an outlet in t...
By: badjer1

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 21 May 2016 16:51:09 PDT