Instructables: exploring - technology - bluetooth - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:50:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Tough Bluetooth Boombox (Lasts 20hrs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tough-Bluetooth-Speaker/
DIY Tough Bluetooth Boombox (Lasts 20hrs!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/CQRD/HS18B0FK/FEICQRDHS18B0FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/CQRD/HS18B0FK/FEICQRDHS18B0FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/CQRD/HS18B0FK/FEICQRDHS18B0FK.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Get ready to build a tough & rugged boombox! "RaveBOX (v1.0)" can charge USB devices, play MP3s and tune to FM stations! It also comes with an IR remote offering better convenience. The boombox gives action sports and outdoor enthusiasts 18 hours of nonstop music. Whether you're at the beach, shoo...
By: ASCAS

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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:16:07 PST
Steampunk Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Bluetooth-Speakers/
Steampunk Bluetooth Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/AF1H/HPV0NOGD/F04AF1HHPV0NOGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/AF1H/HPV0NOGD/F04AF1HHPV0NOGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/AF1H/HPV0NOGD/F04AF1HHPV0NOGD.SMALL.jpg Bullfrog3d My wife wanted a Bluetooth speaker for Christmas and I wanted to get her a good sounding unit, but those cost around $200.00 or more. Our personal Christmas budget for each other does not cover that, so what did I do? I built one for around $35.00. I started by looking at other instructables then de...
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 15:07:06 PST
DIY Supercharged Bluetooth Speaker (v2.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Supercharged-Bluetooth-Speaker-v20/
DIY Supercharged Bluetooth Speaker (v2.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/KV1L/HPT94IEE/F67KV1LHPT94IEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/KV1L/HPT94IEE/F67KV1LHPT94IEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/KV1L/HPT94IEE/F67KV1LHPT94IEE.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Meet AirJam, the DIY Supercharged Bluetooth speaker. Ready your tools, we are making one from scratch! The previous "DIY Bluetooth Speaker (v1.0)" had some minor flaws so I listed all the possible improvements and built a version 2.0, named AirJam. It took a lot of sweat to build AirJam.  Hacking &...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 22:13:03 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma One of the presents for Christmas I got was this amazing speaker system. It is not on batteries and needs power supply. It has an apple dock on top and a 3.5mm audio input. It also has a remote control. I liked it but it needed something more. Firstly it has the old apple dock connector and won`t w...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
Bluetooth Speaker Hack - Home Theater Streaming http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Hack-Home-Theater-Streaming/
Bluetooth Speaker Hack - Home Theater Streaming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker This Instructable details the hacking of an off-the-shelf Bluetooth speaker and flickering LED tea light to become the streaming front-end for your home theater system, while keeping the Bluetooth speaker's original functionality intact. I was probably the only person on the planet without a Blueto...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:25:19 PST
DIY Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Speaker-PartyBar/
DIY Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Meet the PartyBar™! Make a wireless speaker, loud enough to fill an entire room! With a budget less than $15, you can have your own Bluetooth speakers made from scratch materials! It's slick, stylish, descent and most of all it's compact and fits in your pocket. This is a great weekend projects for ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 06:21:00 PST
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SensoDuino-Turn-Your-Android-Phone-into-a-Wireless/
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATES Nov 23, 2013: SensoDuino 0.160 gets a face left.   Nov 19. 2031: OPINION: The Amazing Synergy Between Arduino & Android. Nov 19, 2013: SensoDuino 0.159 is out. Android phone date (y,m,d) and time (h,m,s) are supported as sensors. Support for Android KitKat (4.4/API 19).  INTR...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 02:44:04 PDT
Bluetooth Weather Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Weather-Lamp/
Bluetooth Weather Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/PBVH/HIPIX729/F3HPBVHHIPIX729.SMALL.jpg Tall-drinks This was a 2 hour project I whipped up in order to learn how to use a new Bluetooth LE 4.0 module I picked up at redbearlab.com, called a BLE Mini. I've since thought of several much simpler ways (and more dependable) to accomplish the same thing, such as simply lighting 3 LEDs behind weather i...
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 13:45:37 PDT
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Paper-Tank-Bring-your-3D-models-to-life/
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria Bring your 3D models to life! In this instructable we will custom make a remotely controlled tank. We will infuse paper-craft with an arduino based system. This tank will be controlled on a android based phone though a bluetooth connection. I've strived to create something with a pleasing fit and fi...
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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 22:39:29 PDT
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Bluetooth-Sumobot-Ultimate-DIY-/
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Get ready to rumble, it's time to get pushy! This week I built a $90, Android controlled bluetooth sumobot. This is a fun way to spend time with your friends and engage in multiplayer tournaments! It maybe held on your backyard or even in professional events. The "TSA" & "science Olympiad" also supp...
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 20:05:24 PDT
Control Home Appliances from a Wireless Poster! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Home-Appliances-from-a-Wireless-Poster/
Control Home Appliances from a Wireless Poster! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/M15V/HJKC0MJ5/FMIM15VHJKC0MJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/M15V/HJKC0MJ5/FMIM15VHJKC0MJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/M15V/HJKC0MJ5/FMIM15VHJKC0MJ5.SMALL.jpg mashorter This Instructable will show you how to control home appliances from lights to stereos using a  paper poster! This hack uses the amazing Drum Poster by Novalia, which is currently available on Kickstarter here. This amazing poster uses conductive ink and low power bluetooth to connect to your smartph...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 02:42:04 PDT
Re-purposing an Antique Portable Radio Into a Hip Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposing-an-Antique-Portable-Radio-Into-a-Hip-/
Re-purposing an Antique Portable Radio Into a Hip Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/Q2V8/HIZDAXFX/F5RQ2V8HIZDAXFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/Q2V8/HIZDAXFX/F5RQ2V8HIZDAXFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/Q2V8/HIZDAXFX/F5RQ2V8HIZDAXFX.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl **this instructable will walk you through the process of turning a portable antique radio into a cool looking Hi-Fi bluetooth speaker. it takes into account that you have experience in soldering, working with basic electronics, and enough mechanical dexterity to be able to take things apart and put ...
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 09:34:43 PDT
Hexapoduino: tiny hexapod 3D printed, Arduino controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Hexapoduino-tiny-hexapod-3D-printed-Arduino-cont/
Hexapoduino: tiny hexapod 3D printed, Arduino controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/0715/HIGFJJ6I/F060715HIGFJJ6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/0715/HIGFJJ6I/F060715HIGFJJ6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/0715/HIGFJJ6I/F060715HIGFJJ6I.SMALL.jpg pictux A few time ago, i found out a 3d printed Micro-Hexapod on Thingiverse. I started to work on it in the following ways: - create new accessories/components 3D printable - explore the possible ways to drive this hexapod. Here the results: - a parametric battery holder that fits perfectly on it, withou...
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 20:42:16 PDT
Bluetooth Gloves. Don't buy them make them! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Gloves-Talk-to-the-hand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/U0GK/HCV97ZHV/FJDU0GKHCV97ZHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/U0GK/HCV97ZHV/FJDU0GKHCV97ZHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/U0GK/HCV97ZHV/FJDU0GKHCV97ZHV.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil Make your own Bluetooth gloves for only £10. Capacitive touchscreen gloves and a cheap Bluetooth headset from ebay.  
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 09:51:20 PST
How to make an Ergonomic USB Mouse (Ergo Mouse) - made from Styrofoam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Ergonomic-USB-Mouse-Ergo-Mouse-/
How to make an Ergonomic USB Mouse (Ergo Mouse) - made from Styrofoam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/RTZR/HI3TRW13/FQ5RTZRHI3TRW13.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude Hello! If you have ever found yourself getting tired hands/wrists while using a computer Mouse (sometimes it even leads to RSI - Repetitive Strain Injury), or you wished you could just open up that mouse and re-arrange all the functional components just the way you wanted, so it felt great to use -...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 08:37:08 PDT
Making Music with Makeblock http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Music-with-Makeblock/
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:04:14 PDT
Bring a Vintage GI Joe Walkie-Talkie Back to Life with Bluetooth! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bring-a-Vintage-GI-Joe-Walkie-Talkie-Back-to-Life-/
Bring a Vintage GI Joe Walkie-Talkie Back to Life with Bluetooth! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/GRF5/HGU2PHJB/F67GRF5HGU2PHJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/GRF5/HGU2PHJB/F67GRF5HGU2PHJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/GRF5/HGU2PHJB/F67GRF5HGU2PHJB.SMALL.jpg mazzmn I had only one circa 1970, GI-Joe green Walkie-Talkie that, to the untrained eye, only sits there and occasionally generates static. But to an observer of the correct age and attitude, this toy can evoke images of a childhood past, friends and fun times. So since it's got no partner to talk to, won'...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 21:37:31 PDT
Print your own wireless portable speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-your-own-wireless-portable-speaker/
Print your own wireless portable speaker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/Z8F6/HE07PI60/FDCZ8F6HE07PI60.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/Z8F6/HE07PI60/FDCZ8F6HE07PI60.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/Z8F6/HE07PI60/FDCZ8F6HE07PI60.SMALL.jpg mikestevens! Have you ever wanted a portable speaker like the Jambox by Jabra but not for $200. This is my first design at a portable speaker that you can take anywhere and wireless connect with Bluetooth. It also allows you to charge your phone if necessary. After 6+ years of checking out everyone else's Instru...
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 06:38:49 PDT
How to make bluetooth music-enable hearing protection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-bluetooth-music-enable-hearing-protect/
How to make bluetooth music-enable hearing protection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/SCUJ/HCJOG2KU/F78SCUJHCJOG2KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/SCUJ/HCJOG2KU/F78SCUJHCJOG2KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/SCUJ/HCJOG2KU/F78SCUJHCJOG2KU.SMALL.jpg wemcdonald I've been spending a lot of time in the shop recently and it can get very loud; since I want to preserve my eardrums, hearing protection is important. Spending hours just listening to muffled clangs and grinding isn't that much fun, though, so I decided to make these bluetooth-enabled ear muffs at T...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2013 13:07:51 PST
Simple RC car for beginners (Android control over Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RC-car-for-beginners-Android-control-over-/
Simple RC car for beginners (Android control over Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/1G39/HCB8TBKX/FTI1G39HCB8TBKX.SMALL.jpg tolik777 This is a simple project of Android Bluetooth Car with Bluetooth control. Arduino controller is used To control the car used Android-device with a built-in accelerometer. Tilt forward - car goes forward, tilt to the left - car turns to the left, tilt back - car goes back. Speed of movement or ro...
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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 03:06:39 PST
Wireless Rubik's Cube Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Rubiks-Cube-Speaker/
Wireless Rubik's Cube Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/4XUH/HAWBX8ZP/FUC4XUHHAWBX8ZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/4XUH/HAWBX8ZP/FUC4XUHHAWBX8ZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/4XUH/HAWBX8ZP/FUC4XUHHAWBX8ZP.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv In this instructable I am going to show you how to make a Rubik's cube that houses a speaker and is fully functional. It is compatible with all wireless Bluetooth devices or can be used with a 3.5 mm audio jack. The integrated battery can be loaded via USB as shown in the second picture. As you can...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 12:40:03 PST
Wireless Robot V2 (Support WiFi & Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Robot-V2-Support-WiFi-Bluetooth/
Wireless Robot V2 (Support WiFi & Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/SYE8/HAWBWO77/FXDSYE8HAWBWO77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/SYE8/HAWBWO77/FXDSYE8HAWBWO77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/SYE8/HAWBWO77/FXDSYE8HAWBWO77.SMALL.jpg Husham Samir Car Structure I get The motors ,gear box and tires from two broken car kids toys from Scrap market nearby , they cost me about 10$ and I connect them using din rail and plastic as shown in the pictures. Connection Digram Using the Serial pins of ATMEGA16 MCU is The Concept of this circui...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 15:19:06 PST
DIY 70's Style Headphone Bluetooth Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-70s-Style-Headphone-Bluetooth-Modification/
DIY 70's Style Headphone Bluetooth Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/M5TJ/H994XKAH/F9RM5TJH994XKAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/M5TJ/H994XKAH/F9RM5TJH994XKAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/M5TJ/H994XKAH/F9RM5TJH994XKAH.SMALL.jpg andrewwayneisbored I had picked up these Sound Design headphones at a flea market a number of years back for a few dollars.  When I tried them one of the speakers would cut out, sort of a disappointment, but nothing that couldn't be fixed.  I figured they would be used for some project eventually.  I liked the design ...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 16:32:52 PST
Listen & Control Audio (Music) while Showering http://www.instructables.com/id/Listen-Control-Audio-while-Showering/
Listen & Control Audio (Music) while Showering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/S4AQ/H4AGJ4CR/F2CS4AQH4AGJ4CR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/S4AQ/H4AGJ4CR/F2CS4AQH4AGJ4CR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/S4AQ/H4AGJ4CR/F2CS4AQH4AGJ4CR.SMALL.jpg fitzbrian20 This project allows you to control a smart phone or audio device that has Bluetooth (BT) capabilities, playing to a speaker installed inside a shower. Amplifier Build a mono amplifier. Mount on a single gang face place with volume control. This volume control will be rarely used as the BT devic...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 23:23:02 PDT
Build your own Auditory Augmented Seashell! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Auditory-Augmented-Seashell/
Build your own Auditory Augmented Seashell! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/A165/H412JXTB/FMHA165H412JXTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/A165/H412JXTB/FMHA165H412JXTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/A165/H412JXTB/FMHA165H412JXTB.SMALL.jpg frits297 In this Instructable I will explain how to build your own Auditory Augmented Seashell. Now, before we start, what is an Auditory Augmented Seashell? Answer: basicly it's a seashell capable of producing other sounds than that it's already making. Normally a seashell produces a resonance, hearable wh...
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Fri, 29 Jun 2012 03:24:17 PDT
Android & Arduino Controlled Projector Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Arduino-Controlled-Projector-Screen/
Android & Arduino Controlled Projector Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/54CU/H1O5DENG/FR654CUH1O5DENG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/54CU/H1O5DENG/FR654CUH1O5DENG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/54CU/H1O5DENG/FR654CUH1O5DENG.SMALL.jpg bwrussell This is my first time using Arduino, or any microcontroller. I'm glad it worked out so well but my wife may not be, due to the stacks of microcontrollers that will being showing up on our doorstep soon for future projects. Any feedback or questions are welcome, as are votes in the Arduino Contest. ...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 20:52:44 PDT
Cheap 2-Way Bluetooth Connection Between Arduino and PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-2-Way-Bluetooth-Connection-Between-Arduino-a/
Cheap 2-Way Bluetooth Connection Between Arduino and PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/ZLQG/H1JUH73I/FIOZLQGH1JUH73I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/ZLQG/H1JUH73I/FIOZLQGH1JUH73I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/ZLQG/H1JUH73I/FIOZLQGH1JUH73I.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATE August 31, 2013: I have published a guide on how to modify the default settings for the HC-05 module.  July 5, 2013: Please see my other guide on Controlling Arduino with Android over Bluetooth INTRODUCTION In the guide, I will explain how I managed to send data back and forth bet...
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Wed, 2 May 2012 09:13:42 PDT
Wii Kart of Awesomeness - Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-Kart-of-Awesomeness-Instructable/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/5VVT/H19RTGTK/F025VVTH19RTGTK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/5VVT/H19RTGTK/F025VVTH19RTGTK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/5VVT/H19RTGTK/F025VVTH19RTGTK.SMALL.jpg cfleis1 Wii Kart Wii Kart is a wireless controlled go-kart with an off-the-shelf Wii Remote serving as the controller. Two 250 Watt DC motors provide a top speed of 15 mph.  The Wiii Kart was built in a residential garage using common hobbyist tools and resources. This website will provide all the informati...
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Mon, 23 Apr 2012 22:45:54 PDT
Bluetooth+Infrared Controlled Robotic Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-48/
Bluetooth+Infrared Controlled Robotic Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/7616/H18FVAWL/FGT7616H18FVAWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/7616/H18FVAWL/FGT7616H18FVAWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/7616/H18FVAWL/FGT7616H18FVAWL.SMALL.jpg V0R73X Hi. I’m Darren a 17 year old hobbyist, and this is the first Instructable I’m posting here, so I apologize if it kinda sucks! I hope it's good enough... So how did the idea of a robotic arm come to me? Well, the first thing I remember is our chemistry teacher (!) coming to me yelling that she has a ...
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Thu, 19 Apr 2012 23:40:10 PDT
Hercules: The Motion Controlled Android Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hercules-The-Motion-Controlled-Android-Robot/
Hercules: The Motion Controlled Android Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/JKM6/H0OIZNV1/FUCJKM6H0OIZNV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/JKM6/H0OIZNV1/FUCJKM6H0OIZNV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/JKM6/H0OIZNV1/FUCJKM6H0OIZNV1.SMALL.jpg Jayvis Vineet Gonsalves When I was in the 8th grade, I was intrigued while playing the motion games on Nokia 5800. I was thrilled, how I could control the racing car by only tilting the phone. I used to dream of making this same car in the real world.  Now, in 11th  grade ( Age 17) having got an Arduino Uno and learnt how...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 05:48:43 PDT
Easy Bluetooth Enabled Door Lock With Arduino + Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bluetooth-Enabled-Door-Lock-With-Arduino-An/
Easy Bluetooth Enabled Door Lock With Arduino + Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G5GB/H0OJ0FQV/FNNG5GBH0OJ0FQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G5GB/H0OJ0FQV/FNNG5GBH0OJ0FQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G5GB/H0OJ0FQV/FNNG5GBH0OJ0FQV.SMALL.jpg Collin Amedee Thanks to everyone who supported this project and voted for it in the Arduino Challenge! I was awarded second prize and hope to participate in more Arduino contests in the near future. This tutorial will explain a simple way to make a password protected bluetooth door lock using your Arduino, which...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 17:20:42 PDT
Big Ball Maze Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Ball-Maze-Game/
Big Ball Maze Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LG0O/GZUAG6EL/FWQLG0OGZUAG6EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LG0O/GZUAG6EL/FWQLG0OGZUAG6EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LG0O/GZUAG6EL/FWQLG0OGZUAG6EL.SMALL.jpg zimbra This project was the result of an urge to contribute something to the Creative Games section of my kids’ elementary school fair. The kids loved it for it’s simple old-school game aesthetic mixed with Wii-style and Kinect-style video game control. It’s a spin-off project of an earlier Ball & Plate ex...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 15:11:27 PDT
Simpler Bluetooth Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Simpler-Bluetooth-Garage-Door-Opener/
Simpler Bluetooth Garage Door Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/NNPS/GY0J7SNJ/FGENNPSGY0J7SNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/NNPS/GY0J7SNJ/FGENNPSGY0J7SNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/NNPS/GY0J7SNJ/FGENNPSGY0J7SNJ.SMALL.jpg tcollinsworth Check out the Internet Your Thing WiFi version on Kickstarter - it will be able to open your garage door or open a pet kennel door as you approach. A few months ago, I created an Instructable that showed you how to bluetooth enable your garage door, car starter, and other myriad things.  I have...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 20:09:54 PST
How to make a bluetooth handset. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-bluetooth-handset/
How to make a bluetooth handset. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/9P3P/GXX2XHDA/FK99P3PGXX2XHDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/9P3P/GXX2XHDA/FK99P3PGXX2XHDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/9P3P/GXX2XHDA/FK99P3PGXX2XHDA.SMALL.jpg anallie0 I had previously produced a guide to build a handset to connect to the phone via cable, but then I withdrew after discovering that they had several different connections from other terminals. With this model eliminates these problems. This realization is not very simple in some passages, but with a ...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 12:54:10 PST
Android Controlled LED Strip (IOIO Powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-LED-Strip-IOIO-Powered/
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By: alinke

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Fri, 23 Dec 2011 22:25:07 PST
Bluetooth Wireless Voltage Meter using Wiimote + Pic Chip + AutoIt http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Bluetooth-Voltage-Meter-using-Wiimote-P/
Bluetooth Wireless Voltage Meter using Wiimote + Pic Chip + AutoIt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/9T2F/GW3X7YRE/FGA9T2FGW3X7YRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/9T2F/GW3X7YRE/FGA9T2FGW3X7YRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/9T2F/GW3X7YRE/FGA9T2FGW3X7YRE.SMALL.jpg Beege In this tutorial I'm going to be showing you how you can send voltage values to your pc using a Pic chip, Wiimote, and Autoit3 scripting language. The process works by wiring a pic chip to the button pads of a wiimote. Then using the pic chips Analog to Digital Converter, we obtain a 10bit binary va...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2011 12:20:38 PST
Bluetooth Headset Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Headset-Hack/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2011 18:50:36 PDT
Bluetooth Garage Door Opener & Car Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Garage-Door-Opener-Car-Starter/
Bluetooth Garage Door Opener & Car Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/YX8U/GPBD5EW9/F59YX8UGPBD5EW9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/YX8U/GPBD5EW9/F59YX8UGPBD5EW9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/YX8U/GPBD5EW9/F59YX8UGPBD5EW9.SMALL.jpg tcollinsworth If you're like me, you nearly always carry your phone or are frequently at a computer. I often find it more convenient when I can interact with the things around me like the garage doors, car starter, sprinklers, electric blankets, holiday decorations, etc. via my phone or computer. It is rela...
By: tcollinsworth

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Tue, 5 Jul 2011 15:51:42 PDT
Car No.02 Steering Wheel Drive R/C Car with Arduino, Webcam and net.USB etc. http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-No02-Steering-Wheel-Drive-RC-Car-with-Arduin/
Car No.02 Steering Wheel Drive R/C Car with Arduino, Webcam and net.USB etc. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/86PL/GN2XMD2E/FPH86PLGN2XMD2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/86PL/GN2XMD2E/FPH86PLGN2XMD2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/86PL/GN2XMD2E/FPH86PLGN2XMD2E.SMALL.jpg Kaeru no Ojisan IP Control Car was launched in 2001. I make the similar function car utilizing commercialized products. The concept of Car No.02 is to utilize commercialized products, and I am an amateur in electrical. So, do not blame me that the system is not sophisticated, i.e. servo & speed controller control ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2011 18:38:00 PDT
(w/ Video) Basic Arduino Robot, Light Seeker! http://www.instructables.com/id/First-Arduino-Robot-Light-Seeker/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2011 20:34:36 PDT
Bluetooth Glove: Talk to the Hand! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Glove-Talk-to-the-Hand/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 01:47:40 PST
Ghostbusters MT500 Radio with Bluetooth upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghostbusters-MT500-Radio-with-Bluetooth-upgrade/
Ghostbusters MT500 Radio with Bluetooth upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/SWC8/GGPFB85H/FT1SWC8GGPFB85H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/SWC8/GGPFB85H/FT1SWC8GGPFB85H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/SWC8/GGPFB85H/FT1SWC8GGPFB85H.SMALL.jpg coryalex Project Purpose:  Allow Ghostbusters costumers to answer phone calls made to their Bluetooth capable cell phone without breaking character. Video demonstration of modified MT500:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_FZpVC3boo Materials needed to build Bluetooth-enabled MT500:   1 – Motorola MT500 Rad...
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Sun, 21 Nov 2010 16:42:15 PST
Bluetooth Lego brick http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Lego-brick/
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Wed, 3 Mar 2010 20:30:32 PST
Acorn Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Acorn-Chime/
Acorn Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/LQH7/FZWXPDYU/FOBLQH7FZWXPDYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/LQH7/FZWXPDYU/FOBLQH7FZWXPDYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/LQH7/FZWXPDYU/FOBLQH7FZWXPDYU.SMALL.jpg Plusea By: Charlie DeTar, Christina Xu, Boris Kizelshteyn, Hannah Perner-WilsonA digital wind chime with hanging acorns. Sound is produced by a remote speaker, and data about chime strikes is uploaded to Pachube. Brainstorming for a device that would represent ourselves Our goal was to come up with a p...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2009 21:14:36 PDT
Quick and easy bluetooth skype handset http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-bluetooth-skype-handset/
Quick and easy bluetooth skype handset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KBFN/8UCEP281N9V/F1YKBFN8UCEP281N9V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KBFN/8UCEP281N9V/F1YKBFN8UCEP281N9V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KBFN/8UCEP281N9V/F1YKBFN8UCEP281N9V.SMALL.jpg radiorental Bought one of the Motorola HS820 headsets as suggested in another instructable and planted it in a traditional phone handset This is really a prototype until I find a nice 'classic' handset. Just some friday afternoon nonsense in the office. Dismantle Traditional handset: We have tons of these ...
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Fri, 16 Jun 2006 12:33:29 PDT
Steampunk Bluetooth Headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Bluetooth-Headset/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2009 09:04:08 PST
Papermate Boom for Bluetooth Headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Papermate-Boom-for-Bluetooth-Headset/
Papermate Boom for Bluetooth Headset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/CKE0/FM7WGUCF/FODCKE0FM7WGUCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/CKE0/FM7WGUCF/FODCKE0FM7WGUCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/CKE0/FM7WGUCF/FODCKE0FM7WGUCF.SMALL.jpg CobyHoff In a noisy environment, (such as a bicycle or an old car on the highway) bluetooth headsets do not work well. Why? Because the microphone is so far away from your mouth that it would just as soon pick up the road or wind noise as your voice. No amount of "advanced voice technology" can get around...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 18:24:50 PDT
Automated Answering System v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Answering-System-v10/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2008 20:52:43 PDT
Bluetooth Handgun Handset for your iPhone: iGiveUp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Handgun-Handset-for-your-iPhone-iGiveUp/
Bluetooth Handgun Handset for your iPhone: iGiveUp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/UZYA/FIJ3Y8BU/FKHUZYAFIJ3Y8BU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/UZYA/FIJ3Y8BU/FKHUZYAFIJ3Y8BU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/UZYA/FIJ3Y8BU/FKHUZYAFIJ3Y8BU.SMALL.jpg ManaEnergyPotion How to turn an airsoft handgun and a bluetooth headset into a fun, fully functional handset for your iPhone. Pull the trigger to receive calls and to, um, end them. Listen through the barrel, and talk into the grip.I think everyone has made the thumb and forefinger gun-to-the-head sign when someone ...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2008 16:11:56 PDT
Add a bluetooth adapter to your GPS device http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-a-bluetooth-adapter-to-your-GPS-device/
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Thu, 1 May 2008 11:29:00 PDT