Instructables: exploring - technology - bluetooth - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 22:05:00 PST BLOX v1.01 Q5 a Star Wars Themed Astromech Driod http://www.instructables.com/id/Q5-a-Star-Wars-Themed-Astromech-Driod/
Q5 a Star Wars Themed Astromech Driod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/34OZ/IK8KR6T7/FTU34OZIK8KR6T7.SMALL.jpg SpecialRobotBuilders So you are a fan of the Star Wars Universe and you want to build your own representation of a working Astomech Driod. If you're not concerned with accuracy but just want something that looks good and works then this Instructable is for you. By searching through some household items you can build o...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:59:36 PST
Tweeting Pregnancy Test http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Pregnancy-Test/
Tweeting Pregnancy Test - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AAYR/IJQOBQ07/FGEAAYRIJQOBQ07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AAYR/IJQOBQ07/FGEAAYRIJQOBQ07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/AAYR/IJQOBQ07/FGEAAYRIJQOBQ07.SMALL.jpg electronichamsters The project idea came from this tongue-in-cheek twitter post. But hey, why not try to make one? I read somewhere that the world needs more ridiculous smart devices. So here it is. I’ve (we’ve) only ever used the non-digital pregnancy tests where you read the strip. So to gauge how easy ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:41:19 PST
2.0 Portable Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Bluetooth-Boombox/
2.0 Portable Bluetooth Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/7RJU/IJSXA0SW/F167RJUIJSXA0SW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/7RJU/IJSXA0SW/F167RJUIJSXA0SW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/7RJU/IJSXA0SW/F167RJUIJSXA0SW.SMALL.jpg thappasahil This instructable is on building a 2.0 portable bluetooth Boombox.For this build I sourced parts locally as well as from China. In this build I've given two bass port at the bottom. The speaker is powered by a 12V 7Ah Sealed Lead Acid Battery and is having Bluetooth V2.0 + EDR connectivity. This mig...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 02:57:17 PST
Bluetooth Controlled Outlet (Home Automation) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Outlet-Home-Automation/
Bluetooth Controlled Outlet (Home Automation) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/PE77/IJSX77D2/F5GPE77IJSX77D2.SMALL.jpg zslst600 Have you ever left the house and wondered if you forgot to turn off the lights or the TV? Or been driving home in the dark and wish the lights would be on before you get in the house with you hands full of groceries. A simple solution I have found is to create your very own smart outlet! A cheaper s...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 00:01:36 PST
Emergency Voltmeter for Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Voltmeter-for-Quadcopter/
Emergency Voltmeter for Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/H9D5/IJRFK2EH/F6IH9D5IJRFK2EH.SMALL.jpg ivver So, for the beginning I want to explain why I did it the way I did. I was flying my quad at night and crashed it in tall grass, after some time I found out that I lost my lipo baterry monitor and I still had few more fully charged batteries. So I went inside and take what I found laying around and m...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 09:44:30 PST
Portable speaker with bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Speaker-With-Bluetooth/
Portable speaker with bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/C2SA/IJQNXPWG/FIFC2SAIJQNXPWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/C2SA/IJQNXPWG/FIFC2SAIJQNXPWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/C2SA/IJQNXPWG/FIFC2SAIJQNXPWG.SMALL.jpg Kulqie Pretty simple speaker, very good battery life, build in bluetooth.It's assembled with laser cut 4mm plywood (31cm x 8cm x 8cm) 4x 2" drivers from small notebook speakers (EARISE AL-101, they are surprisingly good) 2x 18650 3000mah TP4056 charger with cell protection bluetooth module ...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 12:33:04 PST
The Ultimate Portable Home/Shop Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Portable-HomeShop-Bluetooth-Speaker/
The Ultimate Portable Home/Shop Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/GJDO/IGFCEIC3/FXJGJDOIGFCEIC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/GJDO/IGFCEIC3/FXJGJDOIGFCEIC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/GJDO/IGFCEIC3/FXJGJDOIGFCEIC3.SMALL.jpg RNation0001 This is my Entry into the Plywood contest, give me a thumbs up and vote for me.. Thanks :)EDIT: I HAVE ADDED THE DXF FILES FOR THOSE WHO HAVE ASKEDOverview: A few months ago a friend brought a Bose Bluetooth speaker to a camp out, I was amazed at how full and clear it sounded, and was convinced ...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 01:30:37 PST
DIY Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Noise-Cancelling-Bluetooth-Headphones/
DIY Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/0LXZ/IJM01VGM/FXE0LXZIJM01VGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/0LXZ/IJM01VGM/FXE0LXZIJM01VGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/0LXZ/IJM01VGM/FXE0LXZIJM01VGM.SMALL.jpg theblckwlf Find your quiet place with these ultra-noise reducing bluetooth headphones. Made with Logitech H800 bluetooth headphones and heavy duty noise cancelling earmuffs, these headphones will give you a quiet place in any environment.This build was a gift for my brother. He has autism and likes wearing noi...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 18:28:55 PST
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kinemeter-Part-3-Circuit-Code/
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SMALL.jpg gearsngenes Hello again, Viewers and Makers alike.Today we finish the project we've started. The KINEMETER!!!As usual, if you have no idea of what I am talking about, then please, pretty please: GO SEE THE PREVIOUS PARTS NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Part 1: http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-KINEMETER-Part...Part 2:...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:01:03 PST
RoverBluetooth: Arduino-based Bluetooth car http://www.instructables.com/id/RoverBluetooth-Arduino-based-Bluetooth-Car/
RoverBluetooth: Arduino-based Bluetooth car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3ZMW/IJHJSB6P/FFN3ZMWIJHJSB6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3ZMW/IJHJSB6P/FFN3ZMWIJHJSB6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3ZMW/IJHJSB6P/FFN3ZMWIJHJSB6P.SMALL.jpg SquareBoot Hi, this is an open source Bluetooth car. It is really reactive and can be controller via an Android app or a Windows program. The Android app is made using the MIT App Inventor 2 so it's really easy to modify; the Windows program is writted in Visual Basic .NET with Visual Studio 2015. The core is ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:13:19 PST
Scooter Glove Box Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Scooter-Glove-Box-Bluetooth-Boombox/
Scooter Glove Box Bluetooth Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/9FT5/IJIUX0V7/FLN9FT5IJIUX0V7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/9FT5/IJIUX0V7/FLN9FT5IJIUX0V7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/9FT5/IJIUX0V7/FLN9FT5IJIUX0V7.SMALL.jpg ClementC8 Hi Guys,Here is my first inscrutable please provide some feedback to make the next even better !This boombox is taking advantage of the limited space of a glove box compartment of an old scooter Yamaha Beluga 80cc (2nd Gen and re-branded by MBK).It is power by 3 cells @3.7V extracted from an old lap...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 06:51:03 PST
The CHAMPION 4Omni Wheel Soccer Robot ! http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-CHAMPION-4-Omni-Wheel-Soccer-Robot-/
The CHAMPION 4Omni Wheel Soccer Robot ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/IIUS/IJEKMKSG/F7TIIUSIJEKMKSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/IIUS/IJEKMKSG/F7TIIUSIJEKMKSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/IIUS/IJEKMKSG/F7TIIUSIJEKMKSG.SMALL.jpg Shahrukh49 Its a Bluetooth controlled 4 Wheel drive omni wheel robot based on Arduino Mega 2560 (you can use any arduino UNO or due or any, you want), Its not an ordinary robot its a Soccer Robot, and it has participated in 3 competitions teaming up with my other robot, (hope fully i will post about that one a...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 07:23:21 PST
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Phone-Controlled-BB-8-Droid-With-Ard/
DIY Bluetooth Phone Controlled BB-8 Droid with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/KE3H/IJLPPS74/F7WKE3HIJLPPS74.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I'm a huge Star Wars fan and when I saw the Star Wars: The Force Awakens I thought that I need a BB-8 droid. It was awesome how this little sphere moved in the movie. So I decided that I'll make this droid that is based on the Arduino UNO (or other microcontroller). In this instructable I'm going to...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:58:26 PST
DC motor control with Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Motor-Control-With-Bluetooth/
DC motor control with Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/RT0R/IJD53U9K/F42RT0RIJD53U9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/RT0R/IJD53U9K/F42RT0RIJD53U9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/RT0R/IJD53U9K/F42RT0RIJD53U9K.SMALL.jpg cartonerdd The purpose of this proyect consist on control a DC motor with a Smartphone. The speedo of the DC motor will change. The communication between the DC motor and the Smartphone will be done using a Bluetooth module attached to an Arduino UNO module The design of the circuit First, according to spec...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 19:18:11 PST
LED Infinity Matrix - Bluetooth Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Infinity-Matrix-Bluetooth-Controlled/
LED Infinity Matrix - Bluetooth Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/B72O/IJ8Z0FV9/FN8B72OIJ8Z0FV9.SMALL.jpg PatrickW51 You've probably seen infinity mirrors before. But have you ever seen a bluetooth controlled Infinity Matrix?The goal with our Infinity Matrix was to be able to draw in light, almost like an Infinity Etch A Sketch. We wanted to control each LED inside the matrix with a tap or a swipe on our phone. Th...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:06:59 PST
RGB-Led Clock With Bluetooth Smart http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Led-Clock-With-Bluetooth-Smart/
RGB-Led Clock With Bluetooth Smart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This instructable shows you how to use a Cypress-BLE-Devkit to build a RGB-LED-Clock. You need only very few things: RGB-LED-Strip with 30 or 60 WS2812b-LEDs. a grid-style PC board some pin-header pins and a bit of wire. a 5V power-source (could be a USB-Plug!) The Cypress CY8CKIT-042-BLE Blue...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 03:08:38 PST
R2-D2 RC Model http://www.instructables.com/id/R2-D2-RC-Model/
R2-D2 RC Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/VWRH/IJ1TUC1R/FXKVWRHIJ1TUC1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/VWRH/IJ1TUC1R/FXKVWRHIJ1TUC1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/VWRH/IJ1TUC1R/FXKVWRHIJ1TUC1R.SMALL.jpg Albi78 I started this project as educational bluetooth rc robot, but in progress i decided to do it as R2D2 look like robot toy. Robot building is still in progress. Already done: Robot legs with motors and wheelsRobot body Stickers Simple bluetooth steering (Forward, Back, Left, Right and Horn) works wi...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:06:44 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N http://www.instructables.com/id/Linklt-One-Car-Bluetooth-HC-SR04-L298N/
Linklt One Car: Bluetooth, HC-SR04, L298N - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/LDFK/IIGEB6OB/FSPLDFKIIGEB6OB.SMALL.jpg GaboRedfield Vamos a crear un carro que use comunicación Bluetooth y el motorshield L298N.Indice:MaterialesConexiónCódigoRecordar que la LinkLT opera a 3.3 y muchos motorshields no son compactibles. Materiales Linklt OneCablesL298NHC-SR04 (Omitido por el momento)2 Morores DC con su motoreductorBatería que bri...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:33:31 PST
Kinna Solar Bluetooth Speaker Battery Fix and Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinna-Solar-Bluetooth-Speaker-Battery-Fix-and-Upgr/
Kinna Solar Bluetooth Speaker Battery Fix and Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3P05/IIDH9IO3/FX03P05IIDH9IO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3P05/IIDH9IO3/FX03P05IIDH9IO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3P05/IIDH9IO3/FX03P05IIDH9IO3.SMALL.jpg awakekiwi The Kinna Solar bluetooth speaker is a really nice product. Its fairly waterproof and can be used in the rain. Its great to use while working for tradespeople and outdoor workers and many different situations like at the beach or as a small portable party speaker. Solar means if its sunny it will ke...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 01:57:25 PST
Control Your Multicolor LED using Smartphone!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Multicolor-LED-Using-Smartphone/
Control Your Multicolor LED using Smartphone!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/5OYP/IICCX58B/FBA5OYPIICCX58B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/5OYP/IICCX58B/FBA5OYPIICCX58B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/5OYP/IICCX58B/FBA5OYPIICCX58B.SMALL.jpg halim930112 Hello, everybody!! I am back this time to share with you an instructables I made during the weekend. I hope everybody is fine and Let's get to the first step shall we? STEP 1: Items Needed Hardware:HC-06 Bluetooth ModuleRGB/Multicolor LEDArduino UNO330ohm resistor x 3male to male JumperSoftware...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 21:25:01 PST
Bluetooth auto ON/OFF http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Auto-ONOFF/
Bluetooth auto ON/OFF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2849/IICCWG99/FEA2849IICCWG99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2849/IICCWG99/FEA2849IICCWG99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/2849/IICCWG99/FEA2849IICCWG99.SMALL.jpg diy-master HelloMy car has aux and bluetooth - but only for phone calls. WEIRD :( So I decided to add another bluetooth for listening music and podcasts.With little research I found that bluetooth receivers and headphones need "aptX" for high guality sound. The cheapest I found on Aliexpress "Link-485".There i...
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 06:00:04 PST
Android Phone control RGB Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Phone-Control-RGB-Strip/
Android Phone control RGB Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/4H95/IIAMCMDZ/FOR4H95IIAMCMDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/4H95/IIAMCMDZ/FOR4H95IIAMCMDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/4H95/IIAMCMDZ/FOR4H95IIAMCMDZ.SMALL.jpg Daniel Lu Videos RGB Strip Moon Andord App More than 7 control Modes Constant Color / Random / Rambo / RGB / Blink / User-Define Play sequences / Breathing…..More Free Tools downloadhttp://www.rasvector.url.tw/hot_91270.html Parts List and Schematics USB to TTL ...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 22:46:56 PST
How to use Bluetooth 4.0 HM10 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Bluetooth-40-HM10/
How to use Bluetooth 4.0 HM10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SMALL.jpg Dan Chen In this example, I will show you how to communicate one micro controller to another micro controller BOTH WAYS via serial with cc2541 (BLE-HM-10). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zXYH9arHMI For board design and code please download BLE_Duplex Introduction HM-10 is a BLE module for embedded sy...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 21:59:07 PST
Setting Up Wireless Laser Cut Light Box Through Bluetooth (TfCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-Wireless-Laser-Cut-Light-Box-Through-Bl/
Setting Up Wireless Laser Cut Light Box Through Bluetooth (TfCD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FXZY/II96VVER/FCYFXZYII96VVER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FXZY/II96VVER/FCYFXZYII96VVER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/FXZY/II96VVER/FCYFXZYII96VVER.SMALL.jpg BarbaraD43 This instructable shows how to set up a wireless light to an Arduino UNO. The light is controlled trough an android phone via Bluetooth.MaterialsHardware circuit: Bluetooth HC-05 module Logic level shifter Condensator 1000 µF Neopixel strip Male/Male ‘extension’ jumper wires Bread boardLightbox: Mul...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 06:47:34 PST
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fighter-Robot-Gizmo-Robowars-Battlebot/
Fighter Robot Gizmo | Robowars | Battlebot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/9NIN/II6ECQZ8/FH29NINII6ECQZ8.SMALL.jpg osdoyi Hello Dear Reader,Here is our robot "Gizmo". It has two main functions to destroy their opponents in the battlefield: Flamethrower and Blender. This robot was built for robotics competition. Try your best to win the fight.Check out our robot's video on youtube. If you want to see more robots, don't ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 06:34:40 PST
Arduino Voice controlled robot arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Robot-Arm/
Arduino Voice controlled robot arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/REOV/IK7BTA8H/FDSREOVIK7BTA8H.SMALL.jpg tmercados Have you ever felt fustrated doing things wishing you had one more hand?Well, this will help you.This is a robot that can do whatever that you want just speaking to it for example you can say "up" and the robot will do a little movement to the side that you said. Tools and materials Tools: A dri...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 10:02:39 PST
Solving LinkIt ONE’s bluetooth connectivity http://www.instructables.com/id/Solving-LinkIt-ONEs-Bluetooth-Connectivity/
Solving LinkIt ONE’s bluetooth connectivity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/6WFP/II3H9K1V/FPE6WFPII3H9K1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/6WFP/II3H9K1V/FPE6WFPII3H9K1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/6WFP/II3H9K1V/FPE6WFPII3H9K1V.SMALL.jpg abdullahsadiq7 As many of you should know by now, the LinkIt ONE has quite a lot of features, including internal WiFi, bluetooth, GSM and GPRS, but in a few of the Instructables here, I saw that people were using the external HC-05 bluetooth module, in place of the LinkIt ONE’s internal bluetooth. This was because...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 10:15:56 PST
AMPLFY - The Coolest DIY Speaker Ever! http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-the-Coolest-DIY-Speaker-Ever/
AMPLFY - The Coolest DIY Speaker Ever! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/ZWOW/II21QJ1P/FBCZWOWII21QJ1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/ZWOW/II21QJ1P/FBCZWOWII21QJ1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/ZWOW/II21QJ1P/FBCZWOWII21QJ1P.SMALL.jpg Baclair Do you want to know how to build the best portable speaker, which looks great and sounds even better? This portable speaker will out perform most portable Bluetooth speakers on the market. This speaker is perfect for fishing, camping, the beach, worksites, parties and especially festivals.This Instr...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 06:04:15 PST
Smart Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Control-1/
Smart Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VP1X/II0M88N0/F82VP1XII0M88N0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VP1X/II0M88N0/F82VP1XII0M88N0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VP1X/II0M88N0/F82VP1XII0M88N0.SMALL.jpg Rochlitz Our project consists of a switch control over Bluetooth. Basically, we use an Arduino-compatible board with a shield (called Nanoshield) that can control a lamp. We also use a Bluetooth module to send and receive data wirelessly. We tested the system with a lamp, which we can turn on and off, but yo...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:01:09 PST
Linkit One Antenna Mounts & Upgrades http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Antenna-Mounts-Upgrades/
Linkit One Antenna Mounts & Upgrades - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/J8O1/IHZ6VP5M/FM9J8O1IHZ6VP5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/J8O1/IHZ6VP5M/FM9J8O1IHZ6VP5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/J8O1/IHZ6VP5M/FM9J8O1IHZ6VP5M.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I was happy to see the Linkit One kit included all the necessary parts to get going except an SD or sim card....This made it so easy to jump into the tutorials and get it working. Even testing the Flash File routines was easy using the internal 10Mb flash.The hairy part was those antennas flopping ...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:51:54 PST
LinkIt ONE Ultimate IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Ultimate-IoT/
LinkIt ONE Ultimate IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/GROB/II0BK4DM/F5OGROBII0BK4DM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/GROB/II0BK4DM/F5OGROBII0BK4DM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/GROB/II0BK4DM/F5OGROBII0BK4DM.SMALL.jpg abdullahsadiq7 If you have ever been to the United Arab Emirates in summer, you will probably know about the heat there. But when you are indoors, in your house or room, and the air conditioner is switched on, you do not feel the heat at all. Now imagine you have to go out for some time, say two or three hours. Yo...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 10:07:02 PST
Multifunction Box Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunction-Box-Automation/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 05:27:54 PST
Speakers for bluetooth car audio http://www.instructables.com/id/Speakers-for-Bluetooth-Car-Audio/
Speakers for bluetooth car audio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/F1ZL/IHWIPO34/F3PF1ZLIHWIPO34.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/F1ZL/IHWIPO34/F3PF1ZLIHWIPO34.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/F1ZL/IHWIPO34/F3PF1ZLIHWIPO34.SMALL.jpg genetic inception This is a continuation from the bluetooth configuration.this tutorial will show how to make speaker housing for your speakers.You will need a drill: 4 in hole saw, 2 in hole saw.dremel tool: drill bit, sanding bit, grinding bitI must warn you: this is kind of an advanced tutorial having experience w...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 17:21:08 PST
arduino bluetooth tank http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-bluetooth-tank/
arduino bluetooth tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/BR1J/IHTH69ZE/FBEBR1JIHTH69ZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/BR1J/IHTH69ZE/FBEBR1JIHTH69ZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/BR1J/IHTH69ZE/FBEBR1JIHTH69ZE.SMALL.jpg jordan the tamago i has build an arduino bluetooth tank to learn how to programming or learn how bluetooth communication works between android smart phone and HC-06 or HC-05. The robotic arm are attached for user to control and capture something that assisted by ping sensor. The coding has included 3 type of auto pil...
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 07:54:44 PST
Automated Fiber-Optic Christmas Tree + (bluetooth, timer, brighter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Fiber-Optic-Christmas-Tree-bluetooth-tim/
Automated Fiber-Optic Christmas Tree + (bluetooth, timer, brighter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/VK41/IHSDMPEZ/FIMVK41IHSDMPEZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/VK41/IHSDMPEZ/FIMVK41IHSDMPEZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/VK41/IHSDMPEZ/FIMVK41IHSDMPEZ.SMALL.jpg dteam89 In this instructable I'll show you how to upgrade a simple Christmas tree stand to include an on/off timer, bluetooth and make it brighter. Bill of Materials 1. Fiber optic Christmas tree2. Bright LED bulb : http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00TT6H3WE?psc=1... 3. RTC Real Time Clockhttp://www.g...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:33:51 PST
Automatic Window Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Window-Curtains/
Automatic Window Curtains - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SMALL.jpg jordantallent Isnt' it a pain to have to actually get up off of the couch to close the curtains? Well I thought so, which led to this project, wireless, automatic curtains that can be controlled over bluetooth and can be set to open/close at a certain time or light level. Documented below is how I went about do...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 18:30:48 PST
Add NFC to your bluetooth speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-NFC-to-your-bluetooth-speakers/
Add NFC to your bluetooth speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q12W/IHM9P1B9/FQ1Q12WIHM9P1B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q12W/IHM9P1B9/FQ1Q12WIHM9P1B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/Q12W/IHM9P1B9/FQ1Q12WIHM9P1B9.SMALL.jpg xUNMERITEDx Do you want to be able to share your BT speaker with your friends easily? Do you hate connect your phone to your BT speaker as much as I do?1. Going to settings2. Turning your BT on3. Search for devices4. Select device5. Connect to deviceBleeehhh! :PWhat if I told you you could do it in one step aft...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:08:34 PST
Wearable Wireless Gesture Control with PHIRO Pro + Arduino + Pocket Code smartphone app (JEDI MODE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Wireless-Gesture-Control-with-PHIRO-Pro-A/
Wearable Wireless Gesture Control with PHIRO Pro + Arduino + Pocket Code smartphone app (JEDI MODE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SMALL.jpg RobotixUSA Once again, here we are with another tutorial to "Awaken the Force" within you! With the new Star Wars movie just around the corner, we thought it would be fun to use the force to control PHIRO. In this tutorial, we will be using PHIRO Pro with Arduino along with some awesome Flex sensors. "To the t...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:22:23 PST
Arduino Bluetooth Controled RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Controled-RC-Car/
Arduino Bluetooth Controled RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/BN0N/IHGJXG0X/FCOBN0NIHGJXG0X.SMALL.jpg scamerman In this instructable I am going to show you how to make Bluetooth controled car with 2 DC motors. Materials Materials:1.2x DC motor2.L298N (motor controler)3.Arduino Uno (or clone)4.HC-05 (bluetooth module) Chassis Editing I cut off Middle plastic part and replaced it with wood, then I added 4...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:21:44 PST
Control servo over bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-servo-over-bluetooth/
Control servo over bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/HJCL/IHGJWUEH/FUZHJCLIHGJWUEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/HJCL/IHGJWUEH/FUZHJCLIHGJWUEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/HJCL/IHGJWUEH/FUZHJCLIHGJWUEH.SMALL.jpg kamlakant0903 A servo motor is a lot useful in DIY projects The reason is that you can control the angle of your servo motor through various commands. Today I would be telling you how to control your servo motor wirelessly using bluetooth. We would be using a smartphone application to control the servo. Please no...
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:44:48 PST
The Soccer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Soccer-Robot/
The Soccer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ROD2/IHCBY49F/F2AROD2IHCBY49F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ROD2/IHCBY49F/F2AROD2IHCBY49F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/ROD2/IHCBY49F/F2AROD2IHCBY49F.SMALL.jpg Saiyam If you love to make robots and see them rolling around your house, then you'll love this one too! This robot can play soccer by dribbling and kicking a ball, though not as good as Messi or Ronaldo. It is controlled using a smartphone with wireless bluetooth connection which enables you to make many ...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:55:44 PST
Brushless Gimbal Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushless-Gimbal-Balancing-Robot/
Brushless Gimbal Balancing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/JUL4/IHAWCEWT/FZYJUL4IHAWCEWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/JUL4/IHAWCEWT/FZYJUL4IHAWCEWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/JUL4/IHAWCEWT/FZYJUL4IHAWCEWT.SMALL.jpg 271828- The following project is a result of viewing the Cubli video and becoming interested in the control of unstable equilibrium using brushless motors. The simpler inverted pendulum problem was decided on in order to complete the project before loosing interest. Many people provide better descriptions ...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 21:07:13 PST
Experimental robotic platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimental-robotic-platform/
Experimental robotic platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/MBSL/IHAYHR84/F60MBSLIHAYHR84.SMALL.jpg andreinour Hi ! My name is Andrew, and I am a Computer Science student.I started working on this robot for both fun and as part of my Bachelor Thesis.It all started when I bought a robot kit from a site called Conrad: LinkIt seemed as a good start-up kit, at a decent price. Even though it was fine at first, wh...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:03:22 PST
Cell phone controlled Linear Actuators http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-phone-controlled-Linear-Actuators/
Cell phone controlled Linear Actuators - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0ZM1/IHAU5XTS/FS70ZM1IHAU5XTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0ZM1/IHAU5XTS/FS70ZM1IHAU5XTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0ZM1/IHAU5XTS/FS70ZM1IHAU5XTS.SMALL.jpg MarcusBlaisdell This project was created by Professors Saleh Kalantari and Ebrahim Poustinchi of the School of Design and Construction at Washington State University. They are responsible for the idea, and physical construction. I am responsible for the electronics and programming.The purpose of this project was to...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 19:06:45 PST
Linkit One BT- Power Box with Timer using Android http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-BT-Power-Box-with-Timer-using-Android/
Linkit One BT- Power Box with Timer using Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/5LU9/IH87W6NN/FA35LU9IH87W6NN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/5LU9/IH87W6NN/FA35LU9IH87W6NN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/5LU9/IH87W6NN/FA35LU9IH87W6NN.SMALL.jpg jegatheesan.soundarapandian Controlling device through remote of fixed wiring is just static. So for dynamic plan to build a power extension board controlled only by bluetooth. Search on the play store and found Arduino Bluetooth Control Device free app. The App is designed to send data for on and off to micro controller throu...
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 03:37:21 PST
DIY Bluetooth Satellite Speaker System w/ Subwoofer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Satellite-Speaker-System-w-Subwoofer/
DIY Bluetooth Satellite Speaker System w/ Subwoofer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/0NWU/IGZIYQB3/FPV0NWUIGZIYQB3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/0NWU/IGZIYQB3/FPV0NWUIGZIYQB3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/0NWU/IGZIYQB3/FPV0NWUIGZIYQB3.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar In this Instructable I'm going to show you how I created a Bluetooth satellite speaker system using some speaker kits, Baltic birch and a Bluetooth amplifier board. So the first thing I looked at was the size of my space and in this instance I'm doing this for my shop which is about 200 square feet ...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 16:56:20 PST
Program & Control Arduino + PHIRO robot simultaneously with Pocket Code smartphone app http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-Control-Arduino-PHIRO-robot-simultaneously/
Program & Control Arduino + PHIRO robot simultaneously with Pocket Code smartphone app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/I739/IGZ0KIY2/F5BI739IGZ0KIY2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/I739/IGZ0KIY2/F5BI739IGZ0KIY2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/I739/IGZ0KIY2/F5BI739IGZ0KIY2.SMALL.jpg RobotixUSA PHIRO Pro is an educational robot that helps children learn to code. One of the ways to program and control PHIRO is via an Android app called Pocket Code available on Google Play for free. Pocket Code has the ability to program and control an Arduino and PHIRO simultaneously via Bluetooth. In this ...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 09:26:15 PST
Solar Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Sound-Systerm/
Solar Sound System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/8QUK/IGWJR749/FOG8QUKIGWJR749.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/8QUK/IGWJR749/FOG8QUKIGWJR749.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/8QUK/IGWJR749/FOG8QUKIGWJR749.SMALL.jpg siemenwauters Since i have been a scout for 12 years, a few years ago i decided to build a portable speaker powered by the sun. This project recieved a lot of great comments since it was super cool and usefull, But it still had a lot of room for improvement. So here we are a few years later with an assignment for...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:14:25 PST
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Android-display-for-Arduino-with-Torque-App/
Easy Android display for Arduino with Torque App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/V070/IGTAT728/FIXV070IGTAT728.SMALL.jpg niekvanprooijen For a long time I struggled with displaying Arduino data on an Android phone. I tried the MEGA ADK, but it is quite hard to work with. I tried the play store apps, but they cannot display data from an own program.So, time to make and hack. In my car I use an ELM327 Bluetooth adapter in combination w...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 07:58:22 PST