Instructables: exploring - technology - bulb http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:57:02 PST BLOX v1.01 Automatic Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Dark-Detector/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:06:43 PDT
Steampunk Industrial Light Fixture LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Industrial-Light-Fixture-LED/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 19:47:04 PDT
Install Zwave LED Bulb on TimeSquAir http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Zwave-LED-Bulb-on-TimeSquAir/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:09:34 PDT
Led Strip Bulb Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Strip-Bulb-Prototype/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 12:53:53 PDT
LED Box Room Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Box-Room-Lamp/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:53:15 PDT
Repair/ Reuse Dead LED Bulbs for USB Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-Reuse-Dead-LED-Bulbs-for-USB-Power/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:24:37 PDT
The Transistor Testenator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Transistor-Testenator/
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:55:24 PDT
LED FLASHLIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-TORCH-1/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 03:55:17 PDT
LED CHASER-15 MODE http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CHASER-15-MODE/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 06:23:18 PDT
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Guide-for-Buying-LEDs-on-E-Bay-Part-TWO/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:43:43 PDT
Simple Flashlight LED Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Flashlight-LED-Bulb/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 22:38:51 PDT
Time Sensor : Easiest way of Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Sensor-Easiest-Way-of-Home-Automation/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 22:05:34 PDT
Control your room light with your mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Room-Light-With-Your-Mobile/
Control your room light with your mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/P31E/IOT2YYXJ/FYXP31EIOT2YYXJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/P31E/IOT2YYXJ/FYXP31EIOT2YYXJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/P31E/IOT2YYXJ/FYXP31EIOT2YYXJ.SMALL.jpg WaleedKhader This instructable will show you how to connect your light bulb to your mobile phone, and control it via IR sensor.You can control any electrical thing at your home after this instructable, if you understand the main concepts.The hardware you will need for this project are:1- Arduino.2- Light bulb wi...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 06:29:50 PDT
DIY 2-Wheeler/Bike LED DRL http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2-WheelerBike-LED-DRL/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 00:21:25 PDT
Remote shutter release cable for Nikon http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Shutter-Release-Cable-for-Nikon/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:01:54 PDT
White LED bulb into a bi-color LED bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/White-LED-Bulb-Into-a-Bi-color-LED-Bulb/
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 04:30:56 PDT
Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light-5/
Automatic Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IQ0L/IKRNI8LH/F3RIQ0LIKRNI8LH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IQ0L/IKRNI8LH/F3RIQ0LIKRNI8LH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/IQ0L/IKRNI8LH/F3RIQ0LIKRNI8LH.SMALL.jpg bfyzal In our busy life, many of us forget to switch off the light morning. By using this simple circuit, the light will "automatically switch on" in night and "automatically switch off" in morning. Components Needed 1. Bread Board2. LDR (Light Dependent Resistor)3. Relay 6 volt DC (SPDT)4. Diode 1N4001...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 11:04:22 PST
Flip Clock Repair (Panasonic RC-6030) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Clock-Repair/
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 15:44:04 PST
5 Watt LED Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Watt-LED-Bulb/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 22:09:57 PDT
What's in LED Bulbs? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-LED-Bulbs/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:37:28 PDT
Taking Basic Electronics to the Internet (IoT) | Home Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Basic-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT-Home-/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:27:29 PDT
Use a LYT/WiFi shield to sync LYT radio bulb with music http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-LYTWiFi-shield-to-sync-LYT-radio-bulb-with-m/
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 07:32:07 PDT
Replacing Old Flashlight Bulb With LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-Old-Flashlight-Bulb-With-LED/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 02:10:14 PDT
Simple LED replacement for bicycle bulb / front light http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-LED-replacement-for-bicycle-bulb/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 04:55:11 PDT
Make light sleep using the former and LED bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-light-sleep-using-the-former-and-LED-bulb/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:30:11 PDT
Commutator Clapper On/Off Ligth http://www.instructables.com/id/Commutator-Clapper-OnOff-Ligth/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:59:36 PDT
LED Bulb For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bulb-1/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:17:32 PDT
Simple LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LED-Light/
Simple LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/U8UL/I5WCOYBT/F0UU8ULI5WCOYBT.SMALL.jpg kamal das Now a days LED light is very popular, it is widely use in lighting system instated of ordinary filament bulb, florescent tube light and compact florescent lamp. The main advantage of the LED light is consume low power and long life. So it can be reduce your cost of electric charge. No...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 08:02:13 PST
What to salvage from energy saver light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-salvage-from-energy-saver-light-bulb/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:35:24 PST
Light Bar with Axial Adjustability http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bar-with-Axial-Adjustability/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 11:38:24 PST
220v led driver circuit without using a tranformer http://www.instructables.com/id/220v-led-driver-circuit-without-using-a-tranformer/
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:21:14 PST
The Giant Edison - A Big Size Steampunk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Giant-Edison-A-Big-Size-Steampunk-Lamp/
The Giant Edison - A Big Size Steampunk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear friendsThis time a very short Instructable about a simple idea how to build a nice Steampunk lamp. I found the bulb at a flea market for a few bucks. It was used for industry lights and works with 220 Volts / 750 Watts.Note: If you are not used to work with 110V/220V please a...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 10:25:14 PDT
Bechain. The Necklace. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bechain-The-Necklace/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:52:47 PDT
Super Simple Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Flashlight/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:09:31 PDT
Cree Flashlight Color Change http://www.instructables.com/id/Cree-Flashlight-Upgrade/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 19:56:43 PDT
robot statue http://www.instructables.com/id/robot-statue/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 18:38:05 PDT
Any Bottle Lamp Please http://www.instructables.com/id/Any-Bottle-Lamp-Please/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 16:17:13 PDT
DIY Online Bulb Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Online-Bulb-Controller/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 02:50:22 PDT
Motorcycle/Automotive Bulb LED Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/MotorcycleAutomotive-Bulb-LED-Hack/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:15:19 PDT
10W led security light hack http://www.instructables.com/id/10W-led-security-light-hack/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:59:35 PST
Jar Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Jar-Lantern/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 07:50:23 PST
Lamp with bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamp-with-bulb/
Lamp with bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/A3WP/HRBE3WXP/FJSA3WPHRBE3WXP.SMALL.jpg Tezeusz I apologize for the pictures, I never thought I'd put on Instructables this article. Container Recycling dose of a deodorant or air wick.First i wanted to use deodorant container, but we found that no balance, you'll see why, so I used the air wick container.Remove the lid slowly and carefully, b...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 12:21:46 PST
Home made LED bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-LED-bulb/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 13:06:30 PST
How to make a fuse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-fuse-1/
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 19:19:05 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
DIY Creepy Halloween Orbs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Creepy-Halloween-Orbs/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:06:26 PDT
Simple yet professional switch board for checking A/C input for shorts after Repair example A/C Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-yet-professional-switch-board-for-checking-/
Simple yet professional switch board for checking A/C input for shorts after Repair example A/C Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/BLJJ/HLZRKUBM/FYMBLJJHLZRKUBM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/BLJJ/HLZRKUBM/FYMBLJJHLZRKUBM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/BLJJ/HLZRKUBM/FYMBLJJHLZRKUBM.SMALL.jpg Ahmad80 Please be careful in using this device By reading this instruct-able you agree that you are responsible for your own actions. I will not be held accountable for any loss or damage to you or to your electronic devices and our property..Before you switch on the power supply connect a 100 watt light ...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 08:23:35 PDT
Power Efficient Emergency Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Efficient-Emergency-Light-Bulb/
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 06:25:58 PDT
HOME MADE FLASHLIGHT BULB. http://www.instructables.com/id/HOME-MADE-FLASHLIGHT-BULB/
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 10:33:23 PDT
How to make Uncle Fester Magic Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Uncle-Fester-Magic-Light-Bulb/
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 09:56:32 PDT