Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - light - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 3 Dec 2016 10:27:53 PST BLOX v1.01 IOT Farm + Timelapse Cayenne Arduino/Raspberry http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-Farm-Timelapse-Cayenne-ArduinoRaspberry/
IOT Farm + Timelapse Cayenne Arduino/Raspberry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SMALL.jpg Thomas sxt It's the second project using my automated Farm but this time everything will be control by the platform cayenne so it will be a lot easier Also i added a raspberry pi in order to do a timelapseMy first Tutorial What we need: Order:-Arduino uno-Raspberry pi any should workEthernet shield arduino...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:56:07 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. A spectrum analyzer basically analyzes the intensity of different frequencies in a song. To display those values we are going to use a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix. Every time one of the columns reache...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Dot-Matrix-Sign/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:08:58 PST
Railroad signal using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Railroad-Signal-Using-Arduino/
Railroad signal using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SMALL.jpg mikeshcz Hello everyone,this tutorial is more focus to programming part of Atmega chip using Arduino programming language.My goal has been to created railroad signal for my son trains.Main Goals: Changing between green and red using button. Changing between green and red automatically after some period of t...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:21:06 PST
Light, Fan, and Dimmer Control With ESP8266 and Cayenne http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Fan-and-Dimmer-Control-With-ESP8266-and-Caye/
Light, Fan, and Dimmer Control With ESP8266 and Cayenne - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SMALL.jpg DominicP21 The previous owner of my house installed remote controlled ceiling lights in all the bedrooms. This was really cool for a couple weeks, but now I’m realizing that it can be really annoying when I misplace the remote. Each room has a separate remote that only works for that room. Extra remotes are bo...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 20:41:14 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...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:42:34 PDT
Myphotonics Powermeter (Laser-Leistungsmessgerät) http://www.instructables.com/id/Myphotonics-Powermeter-Laser-Leistungsmessgerät/
Myphotonics Powermeter (Laser-Leistungsmessgerät) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SMALL.jpg myphotonics Dieses Werk ist lizenziert unter einer Creative Commons Namensnennung - Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 4.0 International. Eine für Menschen lesbare Zusammenfassung dieser Lizenz findet sich hier.Was ist das?Mit einem Laser-Leistungsmessgerät (Powermeter) ist es möglich, die ausgestrahlte Lich...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 03:36:49 PDT
Presence Light for Lync 2013/Skype for Business 2015 http://www.instructables.com/id/Presence-Light-for-Lync-2013Skype-for-Business-201/
Presence Light for Lync 2013/Skype for Business 2015 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SMALL.jpg hakk3r Automatically update your Lync presence for all to see using RGB LEDs.Those of you who use Lync/Skype along with a headset know that sometimes it's difficult for people around you to tell if you're busy (i.e. engaged in a meeting/conference call) or if you're available. That's where the LyncLight ...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 23:49:36 PDT
Auto-Off NeoPixel Articulated Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Off-NeoPixel-Articulated-Reading-Light/
Auto-Off NeoPixel Articulated Reading Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SMALL.jpg gwfong My wife and I have had many reading lights over the years. We attach them to the headboard. We read. We fall asleep. And then sometime in the middle of the night, around 1am or 2am, we end up waking up to turn off the light. To me, the sleep disruption seemed unhealthy. In addition, it's very annoyi...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 23:51:54 PDT
Automate your curtain (natural lighting) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automate-Your-Curtain-natural-Lighting/
Automate your curtain (natural lighting) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SMALL.jpg Shizen I just moved to America to study abroad. Because my dorm is so dark, I want to make myself some lighting. Since I only been here for 1 months, I can't make anything too complicated, so I made a simple lamp. Using the power of the sun, this "lamp" is bright half of the time. This "lamp" provide diffe...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:48:28 PDT
Arduino color mixing light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Color-Mixing-Light/
Arduino color mixing light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FYCB/ITQ2UXEJ/F1XFYCBITQ2UXEJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FYCB/ITQ2UXEJ/F1XFYCBITQ2UXEJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FYCB/ITQ2UXEJ/F1XFYCBITQ2UXEJ.SMALL.jpg Peter12345678910 Have you got a night light ? Have you ever been bored of it ? This light changes color so you never get bored of it. Parts You will need :ArduinoCables 3 LEDs CardboardBreadboardRice paper Build the circuit Place the breadboard on top of the arduino so that you can see the pins.Then put the L...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:28:49 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...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 10:28:48 PDT
Automated FARM arduino (fan,lights,water pump) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-FARM-Arduino-fanlightswater-Pump/
Automated FARM arduino (fan,lights,water pump) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SMALL.jpg Thomas sxt Gardening is very long task taking time every day . In this tutorial i will show how to make everything automated in a easy way .The arduino will automatically detect if the plants need something. -When it's getting dark the light will turn on.-If the plants need water it's activate the water pump.-...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:14:35 PDT
Neopixel Talk to the Burning Bush Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Talk-to-the-Burning-Bush-Lamp/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:45:23 PDT
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Running-Water-Faucet-Lamp/
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad NYC water is da best. Word. Well, maybe not if you live near the Gowanus.Make this cool freestanding lamp that simulates some glowing substance flowing into your cup or wessel. It will never runneth over so no need to worry about liquids and electrical shock. Plumber's crack... So I was changi...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:35:36 PDT
DIY Wooden Stick Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Stick-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:33:49 PDT
Automatic Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Light-Controller/
Automatic Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SMALL.jpg bjkayani In this instructable i will show you how to make an automatic light controller. I wont claim this idea as my own since many before me have made things like this but what i felt was that they all showed the prototype and not the implemented forms. If its not implemented as a reliable device in real l...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 22:53:17 PDT
Light & Dark detecting circuit using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Dark-Detecting-Circuit-Using-Arduino-UNO/
Light & Dark detecting circuit using Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this instructable, i will show how to make a Light and Dark Detecting circuit using Arduino UNO with a single circuit just by changing simple sketch or program Video You can watch the video to see how it works or continue reading to try it yourselfYou Can Subscribe To My YouTube Channel Here ...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:36:53 PDT
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pokémon-PSA-Card-Stand-With-Light-From-Arduino/
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SMALL.jpg Peder Ward Hello!In this instruction I'll show you how I take care of my childhood memories.A while ago I came across my good old collection of Pokémon cards lying full of dust in the attic at my parents. I could not help myself and had to open the folder to look at my old cards. It took me right back to my ch...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 03:51:44 PDT
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-LED-Table-Retrogaming-and-Ambiant-Light/
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SMALL.jpg arbalet_project Arbalet is an ARduino-BAsed LED Table, a flat surface filled with several hundreds of coloured square lights designed for Education, Geeks, and Pleasure. With its limited number of pixels and a DIY touch interface, Arbalet brings our old 80's arcad games back into fashion through a modern, classy,...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:56:59 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...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 21:42:03 PDT
Make a Solar Noctilucent Forest http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Solar-Noctilucent-Forest/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 02:43:10 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...
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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...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 13:01:57 PDT
LAP - Purifying water with new technologies and algea http://www.instructables.com/id/LAP-Purifying-Water-With-New-Technologies-and-Alge/
LAP - Purifying water with new technologies and algea - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/LRBT/IO6E5LME/FSZLRBTIO6E5LME.SMALL.jpg AlexandreI4 This Instructable is kind of a story where we will show you how our project has evolved through the year. Our project counts a few big blocks that we'll present in each Step, so tag along ! You don't have to read the whole intro, we'll present the technical features in the next steps (step 3 it come...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 06:56:58 PDT
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-LEDs-Controller-20/
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SMALL.jpg AlexandreI4 Ever wanted a color-changing LED array above your bed or in your living room ? Want to make your own Christmas lights ? You want to control exactly how your LEDs are going to behave ? Have an automatic turn ON/OFF, different colors on every different day etc...Also, this project is pretty easy, fast...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:57:52 PDT
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-Your-Hot-Girlfriends-Nightlight-With-Y/
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) using arduino, blynk and a wemos / ESP8266 boardIn this tutorial we will be making something I call a wifi controlled ac switch. (But it also works for DC applications that are powered by a wall outlet) Basically we will ...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 05:02:40 PDT
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/11-LED-Adjustable-Chaser-With-555Timer/
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/M84R/INQBKFY2/FB0M84RINQBKFY2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/M84R/INQBKFY2/FB0M84RINQBKFY2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/M84R/INQBKFY2/FB0M84RINQBKFY2.SMALL.jpg hkerr Parts:Leds: Pack of 25 Can use Purple OnesIC: 555 timer, CD4017Capacitor: 10uf, 100nf(104)Potentiometer: 10k Linear MonoResistors: 1k, 10k, 120ohmBreadboard + Cables + Battery Clip Place Base Components The 555 timer and Cd4017 are placed along with the leds and the wires connecting to power and ...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:26:34 PDT
"I See the Light" Lamp Shade http://www.instructables.com/id/I-See-the-Light-Lamp-Shade/
"I See the Light" Lamp Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/VBZW/INQ9G7QQ/FYOVBZWINQ9G7QQ.SMALL.jpg kahony10163 This is such a fun project that is easy to do but may take a little bit of time. It is perfect for you and your friends to do over a couple of weeks time and the final product is amazing! It is the perfect craft for any Tangled/Rapunzel or Disney fans! I would say ages 10+ would be good to work on t...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 23:03:18 PDT
Arduino Intelligent Brake Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Intelligent-Brake-Light/
Arduino Intelligent Brake Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/WNTW/INI7S239/FCCWNTWINI7S239.SMALL.jpg chienline Having a cool bike Should you have a cool light You can abandon the rusty But you should care about safetyConsidering safety on the street you should have a brake light on your bike. The population of vehicles are getting higher and higher every year. You can horn the vehicles in front of you, but a...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:46:36 PDT
Arduino Light Theremin http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Theremin/
Arduino Light Theremin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/5IEQ/IN7GK9IW/FBT5IEQIN7GK9IW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/5IEQ/IN7GK9IW/FBT5IEQIN7GK9IW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/5IEQ/IN7GK9IW/FBT5IEQIN7GK9IW.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward A theremin is a electronic music device that can sense the position of a performers hands and create musical sounds all without the performer ever touching the device. For our light theremin we are going to adapt this concept and create a theremin that controls color instead of music. Things you wil...
By: zacharyianhoward

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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 10:15:36 PDT
Mini Arduino Lux Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-Lux-Meter/
Mini Arduino Lux Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/RM47/IN4TQLYL/FF3RM47IN4TQLYL.SMALL.jpg 3zuli I needed a Lux meter for testing flashlights. There are some good lux meters available in the $15-25 range, but shipping always takes a long time and I needed it now. That's when I realized that I had an unused BH1750 light meter module laying around, which I bought some time ago but never used it. ...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:09:10 PDT
Reactive Neopixel Door Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Reactive-Neopixel-Door-Lighting/
Reactive Neopixel Door Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AQNX/IMUVWRPT/FSUAQNXIMUVWRPT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AQNX/IMUVWRPT/FSUAQNXIMUVWRPT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/AQNX/IMUVWRPT/FSUAQNXIMUVWRPT.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Guess what? Now you door can have lights on it too!But wait, there's more! These lights are reactive because they sense when you close the door and automatically turn off, saving you both power and from sleep deprivation by the glowing awesomeness that these neopixel's emit!The lights have custom ef...
By: PerfectPixel

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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 04:15:50 PDT
Light Nib http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Nib/
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:09:59 PDT
Lazy Arduino light switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Arduino-Light-Switch/
Lazy Arduino light switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/U9M3/ILL7X77K/FH3U9M3ILL7X77K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/U9M3/ILL7X77K/FH3U9M3ILL7X77K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/U9M3/ILL7X77K/FH3U9M3ILL7X77K.SMALL.jpg JvHCreations Hi! Welcome to my second instructable! Second? Yes, indeed, second. Click here to view my first.This time I decided to automate my light switch. Why? well, I'm an IT person, and I'm lazy, so why not!? The idea is that I'd like to be able to turn my lights on and of while laying in my bed. And of cou...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 23:47:26 PST
Arduino/App Controlled Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoApp-Controlled-Desk-Light/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:53:11 PST
发光单肩包带 http://www.instructables.com/id/发光单肩包带/
发光单肩包带 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/D5QK/IKRNKN0L/F1CD5QKIKRNKN0L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/D5QK/IKRNKN0L/F1CD5QKIKRNKN0L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/D5QK/IKRNKN0L/F1CD5QKIKRNKN0L.SMALL.jpg nosk 非常喜欢RGB渐变时的发光效果,也非常喜欢这个背包~所以有空打算做个会发光的背包包带吧~ 建立电子部分 我是使用Xadow Duino作为发光LED的驱动板,配合WS2812的灯条先做出发光的效果。RGB的灯条亮起来非常漂亮,而且Xadow Duino的固件就已经可以点亮灯条了,所以这次并没有进行编程。这次的重点是灯罩,通过结构外壳来控制光的视觉效果。首先把WS2812灯条焊接在Xadow Duino上,板子上的标注很明显,不容易焊错的。 初步调试发光效果 由于WS2812灯条发出的光是射光,如果没有什么介质来导光的话,光线的效果会非常难控制。所以,找了一条半透明PVC软管,套在灯...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 01:36:15 PST
Arduino Stroboscopic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Stroboscopic-Light/
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By: TheSuperSewcio.

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:12:38 PST
LED Sound Reactive Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sound-Reactive-Light-Box/
LED Sound Reactive Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SMALL.jpg nlewkowitz I really liked Dan Chen's Instructable Ex Machina Sound Reactive LED Wall. It was so easy to follow, and the results were great. I created version using cardboard and vellum, as you can see in the image with the red LED lights in the middle - note the Arduino and breadboard hanging off the side.The ...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 16:55:50 PST
Wake-up ceiling light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-up-Ceiling-Light/
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 22:29:32 PST
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-40-to-Your-Arduino-Project-IoT-Co/
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SMALL.jpg IoTalabs We are group of internet of things enthusiasts that love hacking together different devices. Check out our current project at our website and take a look at this guide in a different format at our blog. Introduction Arduino is a cool platform because you can easily interact with your projects fro...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 16:55:06 PST
LED Nerf Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Nerf-Mod/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 15:56:33 PST
House Plant Monitoring System http://www.instructables.com/id/House-Plant-Monitoring-System/
House Plant Monitoring System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/P12Z/II0BJWEB/FFNP12ZII0BJWEB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/P12Z/II0BJWEB/FFNP12ZII0BJWEB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/P12Z/II0BJWEB/FFNP12ZII0BJWEB.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Winter is here!! follow this instructable to create your own DIY House Plant Monitoring System, using the Mediatek LinkIt ONE board,grove sensors dweet.io to log the following sensor values Temperature Soil Moisture value Light valueAnd then use freeboard.io to create awesome dashboards., using th...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:30:44 PST
DIY Arduino Automatic Grow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automatic-Grow-Box/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 10:02:20 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
Tapping Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapping-Light/
Tapping Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Everything on the internet has a loading time, for the lucky few who have gigabit internet, this may not become apparent, however for most of the people in the world where even dial up internet is still used - buffering and long loading times are frequent and annoying. So I give you:TAPPING LIGHTTa...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:07:13 PST
LED RGB Floodlight Christmas Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Floodlight-Christmas-Hack/
LED RGB Floodlight Christmas Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/6LV1/IH9EQOB2/F9M6LV1IH9EQOB2.SMALL.jpg dapackers Last winter I had an ugly plastic snowman out in the front yard with the brightest fluorescent bulb in it I could find - it was bright but boring. After doing some cool effects with this years Jack-o-Lanterns using RGB LEDs, I was looking to scale things up and put some fancy lighting inside the ug...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 22:06:00 PST
LED Photography Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Photography-Light/
LED Photography Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SMALL.jpg Zach Sousa Hey everyone, in this instructable I will show you how to make an LED light for photography. It can optionally be controlled by a smartphone. Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools that you will need to make this project:Parts:Ultrabright white 5mm LEDs (x6)Linkit ONE board with WiFi antenn...
By: Zach Sousa

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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 01:46:46 PST
Home Automation - RC Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-5/
Home Automation - RC Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker Is there an appliance in your house that you wished could be turned on easier? That hard to reach light that you need every day or a fan? With the LinkIt ONE we can do just that! Specifically we can control an AC appliance with a remote control! There are many different appliances around the house t...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:20:38 PST
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SUMO-Smart-Pulse-Monitor-A-Low-Cost-Smart-ECG-/
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :) Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is Electrocardiography...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:53:55 PST