Instructables: exploring - technology - arduino - programming http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:07:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a Desktop Tamagotchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Desktop-Tamagotchi/
Make a Desktop Tamagotchi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/0QK3/HLZRVFP3/FFA0QK3HLZRVFP3.SMALL.jpg Syst3mX One day I was sitting behind my desk at work and I got that weird need to build something, after looking around for a bit I got my eye on an LED matrix and that sparked an idea in my head : "I WANNA MAKE A TAMAGOTCHI". So for those of you that don't know what the heck is a Tamagotchi here is a ...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 02:01:07 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I recently uploaded a guide on the programming of a Cybot using an Arduino control. In the programming I created a user interface to visualize the direction being selected by the user. This guide will hopefully show you haw to create your own versions. Application The user interface was programm...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT
Simple Arduino Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Calculator/
Simple Arduino Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SMALL.jpg Maccattack213 This is a simple calculator made using an LCD keypad shield and an Arduino Uno. It can do Multiplication, Addition, Subtraction and Division (It leaves answers that involve division with remainders eg 7 / 2 = 3 R1 (R being remainder)). Sorry, no fractions or decimals.This was a project i started in ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:10:29 PDT
Arduino AVR Progamming Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-AVR-Progamming-Shield/
Arduino AVR Progamming Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SMALL.jpg MakersBox Do you need a quick and easy way to program AVR chips. Did you know you can use your Arduino and the Arduino IDE? This Arduino shield makes the process much easier. You can: Burn a bootloader onto a replacement Atmega328 for your UNO. Make a stand-alone Atmega328 breadboard project. ...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 20:57:16 PDT
How to Setup Tabs in MakerCAM http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Setup-Tabs-in-MakerCAM/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4JJH/HTG5GYJS/FYG4JJHHTG5GYJS.SMALL.jpg SongEmu One of the first things you’ll learn as a budding machinist is how important it is to keep control of your workpiece at all times. If you’re cutting a project out of a larger piece of stock, it can be useful to employ tabs. They work just like perforations in paper, allowing you to easily remove you...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:29:27 PDT
Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-very-own-Arduino-powered-Satellite-for-/
Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SMALL.jpg Rifath Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD Introduction Hello Friends.............In this Instructable, I am going tell you how to build your very own satellite that can take pictures of earth, monitor the space environment and it consist of a telescope that can take picture...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:28:38 PDT
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-4-Arduino-and-Cybot-Control/
Scratch 4 Arduino and Cybot Control (Rover basics) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/TTDS/HT36TJL2/FDGTTDSHT36TJL2.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I've had a couple of Cybots as well as the Tom robots for a number of years - every so often they get dragged out and tinkered with. Now is this years turn. I have decided to try my hand at Arduino control of the Bots motors. There seems to be a large number of You tube Videos that say "yes we d...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:24:41 PDT
How to get an Arduino micros() function with 0.5us precision http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-an-Arduino-micros-function-with-05us-pr/
How to get an Arduino micros() function with 0.5us precision - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/0NV0/HSE9592C/FGS0NV0HSE9592C.SMALL.jpg panther3001 I love Arduino microcontroller programming, and I regularly use it in aerospace research, as well as in home projects. As I work on my many home projects, however, I frequently find myself needing a very precise timer. This is because my home projects focus around Radio Control (RC) aircraft, and ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 17:59:03 PST
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-3-zone-thermostat/
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SMALL.jpg hbomb9000 I was looking at all those swoopy-zoomy internet connected and controllable thermostats. "Self," I told myself, "we should make one of those." He didn't seem all that excited about that - I mean, what do we know about hardware, firmware, electronics or HVAC? Well, now's as good as any to figure it...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 23:16:05 PST
DIY Super Bright LED Skate Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Bright-LED-Skate-Lights/
DIY Super Bright LED Skate Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/LU00/HS18C1CM/FQPLU00HS18C1CM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/LU00/HS18C1CM/FQPLU00HS18C1CM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/LU00/HS18C1CM/FQPLU00HS18C1CM.SMALL.jpg Enjoying Electronics You might remember my first set of lights that I put on my dad's skates. Well those weren't bright enough and they were a lot of work because I didn't know how to make PCBs. In this i'ble I'll quickly cover how to make PCBs but I will make a separate i'ble on with a video on how to make PCBs- t...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 11:04:28 PST
3D Milling a Hawaiian Island on my Shapeoko 2 CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Milling-a-Hawaiian-Island-on-my-Shapeoko-2-CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/LO7A/HRI8RD13/FUXLO7AHRI8RD13.SMALL.jpg SongEmu I wanted to try out some 3D milling to see what the Shapeoko 2 was capable of (even though I'd seen examples). This was really just for my own learning, but the outcome was pretty cool.
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 15:40:24 PST
ESC Programming on Arduino (Hobbyking ESC) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESC-Programming-on-Arduino-Hobbyking-ESC/
ESC Programming on Arduino (Hobbyking ESC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/4US5/HRBE2TR1/F9X4US5HRBE2TR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/4US5/HRBE2TR1/F9X4US5HRBE2TR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/4US5/HRBE2TR1/F9X4US5HRBE2TR1.SMALL.jpg molé3 Hello Community, I'm going to show you, how to program and use the Hobbyking ESC. I just found a few information and tutorials, which really didn't help me very much, so i decided to program an own sketch, which is very simple to understand. Important to know: * ESC means Electronic Speed control...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 14:38:31 PST
LCD display of temperature in C or F by choosing the type with an IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-display-of-temperature-in-C-or-F-by-choosing-t/
LCD display of temperature in C or F by choosing the type with an IR remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SMALL.jpg GreyHat231 FRENCH VERSION HERE In this program w'll see how to capture a temperature, display it on an LCD display and choose if we want to display it in C or F with an infrared remote. In this tuto I use: -A Sainsmart card (like Arduino UNO) -A LCD QC1602A -A variator -A LM35 temperature sensor -A VS838 infr...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 12:43:36 PST
Installing Threaded Inserts on my Shapeoko 2 CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Threaded-Inserts-on-my-Shapeoko-2-CNC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LFCA/HR0APNDL/FSWLFCAHR0APNDL.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Need to clamp down some material in your CNC mill? This is one of several methods available that I chose to implement. I bought a pack of threaded inserts to sink into the wasteboard of my Shapeoko that will let me bolt down workpieces without damaging the MDF.
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:52:11 PST
Fun working with LED and POT - Arduino insights http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Insight-Fun-with-LED-and-POT/
Fun working with LED and POT - Arduino insights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/UJ6A/HQVPXD6L/FWVUJ6AHQVPXD6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/UJ6A/HQVPXD6L/FWVUJ6AHQVPXD6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/UJ6A/HQVPXD6L/FWVUJ6AHQVPXD6L.SMALL.jpg Niranjaan Hi guys.... a big hello to all you out there... this is first time i am presenting an instructable to you all from our org Electronics made Simple. So being an electronics engineer with very hard times spent in learning electronics in way its actually rather then any books can teach, i believe in le...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 23:52:29 PST
Generating GCode with Inkscape and MakerCAM [My DIY CNC Adventure pt. 3] http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-GCode-with-Inkscape-and-MakerCAM-My-DIY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/C6IM/HQQLMXF5/FO2C6IMHQQLMXF5.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Going over one method of engraving a 2D design with a CNC. This is my third video as I learn to use my Shapeoko 2 DIY CNC from Inventables.
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 16:32:45 PST
Shapeoko 2 DIY CNC Kit: Electrical Sys. Test & Hello World http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-DIY-CNC-Kit-Electrical-Sys-Test-Hello-W/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/2WDT/HQJIZ715/F3W2WDTHQJIZ715.SMALL.jpg SongEmu Part 2 of my Grand DIY CNC Adventure, this time wiring up the stepper motors to the Arduino, calibrating and leveling the machine, and running Hello World. Not necessarily in that order.
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:07:47 PST
8x8x8 LED Cube with Arduino Mega (+Sound +PS controller +Game) http://www.instructables.com/id/Programm-Arduino-Mega-setup/
8x8x8 LED Cube with Arduino Mega (+Sound +PS controller +Game) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/X4BY/HRBE3YX7/FQNX4BYHRBE3YX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/X4BY/HRBE3YX7/FQNX4BYHRBE3YX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/X4BY/HRBE3YX7/FQNX4BYHRBE3YX7.SMALL.jpg Anred Zynch This is a instructable which is based on the Cube by Chr, ( http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Cube-8x8x8/ ) by SuperTech-IT, ( http://www.instructables.com/id/CHRs-8X8X8-LED-Cu... ) and by das-labor.org, ( http://www.das-labor.org/wiki/Borg3d_Bauanleitung... ) but i think its better and ...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 09:37:59 PST
Bit banging step-by-step: Arduino control of WS2811, WS2812, and WS2812B RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Bitbanging-step-by-step-Arduino-control-of-WS2811-/
Bit banging step-by-step: Arduino control of WS2811, WS2812, and WS2812B RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/DRVW/HOSC3N00/F68DRVWHOSC3N00.SMALL.jpg acrobotic Disclaimer: over the past year, a few different libraries have been written for controlling these ubiquitous RGB LEDs by fellow makers from Adafruit, PJRC, and the FastSPI project.  The libraries work great, and we should try them all out.  Recently, we were asked by a few people how the low-level c...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 16:03:28 PST
RC Truck to Arduino Robot w/ multiple sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Truck-Arduino-Robot/
RC Truck to Arduino Robot w/ multiple sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/6NLN/HOQ6PCPN/F616NLNHOQ6PCPN.SMALL.jpg immrroboto This instructable covers the conversion of an RC truck into an Arduino controlled robot. My intent when beginning this project was to A) learn more about Arduino and programming B) build a reliable low cost platform to expand upon C) spend more money than I should at Radio Shack. So if you are look...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 23:53:49 PST
TWSU Introduction to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/TWSU-Introduction-to-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Always wanted to know what Arduino is all about? We created a short introduction video into the world of physical computing and Arduino. Presented by our founder Daniel Hirschmann. We have an amazing Start Arduino Kit for sale on our online shop to get you started with cool projects How about join...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 10:20:46 PST
Pong Playing Flexible Screen on a Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Pong-Playing-Flexible-Screen-on-a-Shirt/
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 22:05:31 PDT
Arduino Uno Controlling my 8-note Sequencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-Controlling-my-8-note-Sequencer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/AP9Q/HM33VQA1/FLDAP9QHM33VQA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/AP9Q/HM33VQA1/FLDAP9QHM33VQA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/AP9Q/HM33VQA1/FLDAP9QHM33VQA1.SMALL.jpg jensenr30 This is a video of me using my Arduino Uno to control my custom 8-note sequencer. Here is a text version of the code: Text File Here is the same file with the .ino extension for the Arduino sketchbook program: INO File This is the original video where I demo the 8-note sequencer on its own: Origin...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 11:25:00 PDT
Own Virtual COM Port @ $3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Own-Virtual-COM-Port-3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/PK91/HLSHDEZ8/F78PK91HLSHDEZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/PK91/HLSHDEZ8/F78PK91HLSHDEZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/PK91/HLSHDEZ8/F78PK91HLSHDEZ8.SMALL.gif Rifath                                   We can make an own Arduino on bread board it is very easy but we need an isp programmer or usb to uart (or) ttl converter to program it,they are so much costlier and also we cannot use serial monitor via isp programmer,then i finally founded a solution that is creat...
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 05:42:51 PDT
Simple programming board ATtiny2313 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Programming-Board-For-ATtiny2313-from-ISP/
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 09:54:59 PDT
Arduino Time-Lapse Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Time-Lapse-Controller/
Arduino Time-Lapse Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SMALL.jpg hacker3455 This project originally started out with a few simple parts thrown together to create a very simple time-lapse controller for a DSLR camera. After I was happy with the initial prototype, I wanted to make a final version which the programming of the "lapse time" was self contained into one single ent...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:21:40 PDT
Arduino-Pneumatic Flight Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pneumatic-Flight-Simulator/
Arduino-Pneumatic Flight Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/HORV/HK6XMQ3F/FFCHORVHK6XMQ3F.SMALL.jpg dnicky2288 Hello, my name is Dominick Lee. I am a senior in high school who is also a programmer and inventor. I created the  "LifeBeam Flight Simulator" (name of my project) because I wanted to challenge myself and utilize my software and hardware skills. I was able to successfully plan, build, and run my Fli...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 20:08:10 PDT
Arduino Animatronic Hand Mark 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Animatronic-Hand-Mark-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/0RW2/HJKBK054/FC00RW2HJKBK054.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/0RW2/HJKBK054/FC00RW2HJKBK054.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/0RW2/HJKBK054/FC00RW2HJKBK054.SMALL.jpg TheSteamer71 This is an animatronic hand I built. The fingers, the palm and the forearm are entirely made of wood (poplar to be exact). The fingers are articulated by tendons (fishing line) pulled by motors. Right now, the 5 servo motors are controlled with an Arduino UNO. This protoype can perform a good amount...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 18:35:17 PDT
Multiplexing with Arduino - Transistors (I made it at techshop) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiplexing-with-Arduino-Transistors-I-made/
Multiplexing with Arduino - Transistors (I made it at techshop) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/2W7C/HJKBM8X9/FUE2W7CHJKBM8X9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/2W7C/HJKBM8X9/FUE2W7CHJKBM8X9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/2W7C/HJKBM8X9/FUE2W7CHJKBM8X9.SMALL.jpg perez1028 The purpose of this instructable is to give a step by step instruction on implementing multiplexing using transistors. The first few steps will introduce Multiplexing, Transistors and when to use them. I was working on a binary clock project at techshop and I decided to make a instructable on Multi...
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 19:14:51 PDT
LED Music v3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Music-v30/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TDJ3/HJKBW7HN/FCRTDJ3HJKBW7HN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TDJ3/HJKBW7HN/FCRTDJ3HJKBW7HN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/TDJ3/HJKBW7HN/FCRTDJ3HJKBW7HN.SMALL.jpg gm93d LED Music v3.0 1). LEDs 2). Transistor TIP31 3). 3.5mm Stereo Jack Plug 4). 12V adapter or 9V battery 5). Plexiglass
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 03:20:15 PDT
Controlling Arduino RoverBot with TV Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-RoverBot-with-TV-Remote/
Controlling Arduino RoverBot with TV Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/J8EF/HJKC456R/FGIJ8EFHJKC456R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/J8EF/HJKC456R/FGIJ8EFHJKC456R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/J8EF/HJKC456R/FGIJ8EFHJKC456R.SMALL.jpg Frowney001 I am a poor 15 year old Arduino Hacker, who has little access to parts and materials to build a hi-tech robot.  I'm sure there are many others out there who are in my situation.  This little Instructable will explain and demonstrate how you can get your Arduino controlled by a TV or other Infrared r...
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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 11:29:06 PDT
Integrate Ardublock with Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Integrate-Ardublock-with-Arduino-IDE/
Integrate Ardublock with Arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/I7PM/HHS9WL83/FVDI7PMHHS9WL83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/I7PM/HHS9WL83/FVDI7PMHHS9WL83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/I7PM/HHS9WL83/FVDI7PMHHS9WL83.SMALL.jpg Rifath Hello friends!!!!!!!!!! Programming with C is not always the easy job for all those non-programmer Arduino enthusiasts but now for their ease the ‘ArduBlock’ a graphical, block-based programming language is available. We have already seen a number of graphical, block-based programming languages in ...
By: Rifath

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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 08:17:16 PDT
Steal the Bacon Game with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Steal-the-Bacon-Game-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/CBJA/HH2VYI2J/FIACBJAHH2VYI2J.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is what you will need to make an Arduino powered steal the bacon game: 10x      LEDs 11x      330 Ohm Resistors 1x        10k Ohm Resistor 1x        Button 1x        Switch 1x        Buzzer 19x      Jumper Wires 1x        Breadboard or Perfboard 1x        Arduino Mega 2560 or Arduino Uno This...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 14:30:11 PDT
6 LED Pendulum with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/6-LED-Pendulum-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/8WV4/HH2W0RKA/FAT8WV4HH2W0RKA.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is what you need to make a 6 LED Pendulum with Arduino: 6x     LEDS 6x     330 Ohm Resistors 7x     Jumper Wires 1x     Breadboard or Perfboard 1x     Arduino Uno or Arduino Mega 2560 This project does not take long to do at all. This is the code that I used: int led1 = 13; int led2 = 12; i...
By: JSTArollin

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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 13:45:33 PDT
5x2 LED Matrix with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/5x2-LED-Matrix-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/P9AF/HH2VXV6S/FEIP9AFHH2VXV6S.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin To make this 5x2 LED Matrix you need the following: 12x    Jumper Wires 10x    LEDs 10x    330 Ohm Resistors 1x      Breadboard or Perfboard 1x      Arduino Uno or Arduino Mega 2560 This is a very easy and quick project. It takes about 30 minutes to do. This is the code that I used: /*   Blink  ...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 10:13:51 PDT
Virtual Dice using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Dice-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/8FDL/HH2VYBXO/F998FDLHH2VYBXO.SMALL.jpg JSTArollin This is a virtual dice. It requires the following items: 10x     Jumper Wires 7x       LEDs 7x       330 Ohm Resistors 1x       10k Ohm Resistor 1x       Button 1x       Breadboard or Perfboard 1x       Arduino Mega 2560 or Arduino Uno This project takes about 30 minutes to an hour to make. This ...
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Thu, 30 May 2013 10:49:59 PDT
Arduino ATtiny2313 Programming Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ATtiny2313-Programming-Shield/
Arduino ATtiny2313 Programming Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FW7L/HH9SOAOA/FSMFW7LHH9SOAOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FW7L/HH9SOAOA/FSMFW7LHH9SOAOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/FW7L/HH9SOAOA/FSMFW7LHH9SOAOA.SMALL.jpg vishalapr Today, I made a small 3x3x3 LED cube with an ATtiny2313 that I had from about 2 weeks ago. Whenever I had to reprogram the LED cube when I thought of more awesome patterns, I had to get out my breadboard and then wire up everything again referring to pin-outs of ATtiny2313 and make sure everything i...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 20:02:31 PDT
Self-Contained 7x7x7 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Contained-7x7x7-LED-Cube/
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 00:29:00 PDT
Handroid http://www.instructables.com/id/Handroid/
Handroid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1CH7/HEBN97LF/FZY1CH7HEBN97LF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1CH7/HEBN97LF/FZY1CH7HEBN97LF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1CH7/HEBN97LF/FZY1CH7HEBN97LF.SMALL.jpg pablo_g16 Have you ever wanted to build a robotic hand that can feed you or play music on a piano for you? Well this project is designed for you to build your own robotic hand that can carry out basic tasks. The reason i decided to make a robotic hand was because i was participating in a school science fair ...
By: pablo_g16

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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 21:45:44 PDT
ATtiny Programming Shield for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-Programming-Shield-for-Arduino-1/
ATtiny Programming Shield for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/MHDQ/HD8TWXKP/F3MMHDQHD8TWXKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/MHDQ/HD8TWXKP/F3MMHDQHD8TWXKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/MHDQ/HD8TWXKP/F3MMHDQHD8TWXKP.SMALL.jpg Plusea This little circuit sits nicely ontop of an Arduino board and lets you quickly plug in an ATtiny chip for programming using the Arduino "language" and IDE to write the code, and the Arduino board as an ISP programmer to upload the code to the tiny chip. These instructions are also published on our ...
By: Plusea

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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 14:14:06 PST
4x4x4 LED CUBE http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-LED-CUBE-2/
4x4x4 LED CUBE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EKQB/HD7TZV1O/FI1EKQBHD7TZV1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EKQB/HD7TZV1O/FI1EKQBHD7TZV1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/EKQB/HD7TZV1O/FI1EKQBHD7TZV1O.SMALL.jpg jatinbatra There is no dearth of instructables on LED  CUBE  but when it comes to begginer who wants to do a project it's really annoying because the other instructables are more or less advanced which demoralizes  a begginer (like me :P) . This instructable is quite different from others:- 1.Working directly ...
By: jatinbatra

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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 04:21:27 PST
Dual H-Bridge - L298 Breakout Board - Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-H-Bridge-L298-Breakout-Board-Homemade/
Dual H-Bridge - L298 Breakout Board - Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KZTE/HD2RLNML/FS6KZTEHD2RLNML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KZTE/HD2RLNML/FS6KZTEHD2RLNML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/KZTE/HD2RLNML/FS6KZTEHD2RLNML.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 This is my homemade Dual H-Bridge using the IC L298N. For control DC motors or step Motors ao other purposes just like you need. Others projects: http://www.instructables.com/id/LINUSBot-Line-Follower-Robot/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Principles/ http://www.instructables.com/id/PINGBot...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 15:05:41 PST
PINGBot - Explorer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PINGBot-Explorer-Robot/
PINGBot - Explorer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/B7WI/HCB8R9C3/FDKB7WIHCB8R9C3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/B7WI/HCB8R9C3/FDKB7WIHCB8R9C3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/B7WI/HCB8R9C3/FDKB7WIHCB8R9C3.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 PINGBot is the Explorer Robot that uses an ultrasonic sensor to be able to dodge objects present in its path. The ultrasonic sensor emits pulses at a frequency of 40KHz (imperceptible to the human ear and animals), these pulses when hitting an object, they are reflected and return to the sensor aft...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 08:01:19 PST
A Gentle Introduction to Arduino for Scratch Users http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Gentle-Introduction-to-Arduino-for-Scratch-Users/
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By: akellyirl

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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 07:28:12 PST
Robotic Spider V8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Hapless-Spider-V8/
Robotic Spider V8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/45N2/HCJO5OAM/F8M45N2HCJO5OAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/45N2/HCJO5OAM/F8M45N2HCJO5OAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/45N2/HCJO5OAM/F8M45N2HCJO5OAM.SMALL.jpg Enjoying Electronics I needed a project that would use all my servos, so I decided to make the do-nothing, worthless spider. If you have fischertechnik and servos to waste, this is the project for you! Really, this flopping spider makes for a great learning project. The main goal of this project is to teach the fundamen...
By: Enjoying Electronics

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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 14:54:07 PST
Arduino ATtiny85 programmer Shield on PCB [ATtinyShield] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Attiny85-programmer-Shield-on-PCB-ATTinyS/
Arduino ATtiny85 programmer Shield on PCB [ATtinyShield] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/EM2K/HAQ3CA8U/F1REM2KHAQ3CA8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/EM2K/HAQ3CA8U/F1REM2KHAQ3CA8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/EM2K/HAQ3CA8U/F1REM2KHAQ3CA8U.SMALL.jpg koursaros      Arduino projects are very popular but also big and expensive. There are many times that we don’t need so many input or output pins. As a matter of fact, most projects could be accomplished with only 2 or 3 inputs and outputs. Besides the size, using one Arduino board for each small project can ...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 11:58:33 PST
A guide to controlling things with varying input (via arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-guide-to-controlling-things-with-varying-input-/
A guide to controlling things with varying input (via arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/HSIO/HAQ2V404/F5VHSIOHAQ2V404.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/HSIO/HAQ2V404/F5VHSIOHAQ2V404.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/HSIO/HAQ2V404/F5VHSIOHAQ2V404.SMALL.jpg cbovee the heart of this project is a) hooking up a sensor to arduino analog input and b) programming with the if...else statement. this particular project demonstrates a computer cooling system to maintain certain temperature within a computer tower. i used the following items and ill explain each later....
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:39:51 PST
How to make a LED 7-segment display with or without Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-LED-7-segment-display/
How to make a LED 7-segment display with or without Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/BON8/HC3PQYMK/F1WBON8HC3PQYMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/BON8/HC3PQYMK/F1WBON8HC3PQYMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/BON8/HC3PQYMK/F1WBON8HC3PQYMK.SMALL.jpg Enjoying Electronics I'm going to show you how to make a 7 segment display with LEDS. Combine with Arduino to create countdown timers, simple text, and more. I like to make original projects. I searched the whole of instructables and didn't find one like this. In fact, I searched google, and did not find any results. ...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 21:14:41 PST
My Mini Sumobot (500g Prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Mini-Sumobot-500g-Prototype/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/68E3/HAQ32NP3/F4868E3HAQ32NP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/68E3/HAQ32NP3/F4868E3HAQ32NP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/68E3/HAQ32NP3/F4868E3HAQ32NP3.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Here's my mini sumobot, running for the national sumobot competition (Philippines). After the competition (January 12 & 26) I'l probably release a full step by step tutorial, provided with some old codes. This guide will help you understand and provide you ideas on how a typical sumobot works.  Wha...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 23:20:20 PST
Arduino Wireless Programming with XBee Series 1 or 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wireless-Programming-with-XBee-Series-1-or/
Arduino Wireless Programming with XBee Series 1 or 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/ZLTS/HAQ32181/FOOZLTSHAQ32181.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/ZLTS/HAQ32181/FOOZLTSHAQ32181.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/ZLTS/HAQ32181/FOOZLTSHAQ32181.SMALL.jpg Hitm_n     Hi. This Instructable will guide you through the process of wirelessly  programming your Arduino using two XBees. I just finished designing a wireless EEG system with the XBee modules, so I've become quite fluent in their programming and have just now been able to accomplish this. It still amaze...
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