Instructables: exploring - technology - cat - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jun 2016 16:24:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Dual Laser Pointer Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Laser-Pointer-Cat-Toy/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:56:31 PDT
Make an LED Cat Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Cat-Harness/
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By: amyschlosser

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 22:35:51 PDT
3d printed Nightlight "Funny kitten" http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Nightlight-Funny-Kitten/
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By: TanyaAkinora

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Sat, 14 May 2016 05:07:43 PDT
Feed Mi - Arduino Dog food dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Feed-Mi-Arduino-Dog-Food-Dispenser/
Feed Mi - Arduino Dog food dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/GVMB/IN0TK2NC/FJIGVMBIN0TK2NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/GVMB/IN0TK2NC/FJIGVMBIN0TK2NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/GVMB/IN0TK2NC/FJIGVMBIN0TK2NC.SMALL.jpg VerityM1 For a recent University project we were given the challenge to make a fully functioning automatic dog food dispenser using an Arduino. Here's the finished piece and all the appropriate files and instructions so you can make our own!The Feeder had to:- Hold 3kg of Iams mini chunks - Dispense food fr...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 01:59:38 PDT
Microwave a cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Microwave-a-Cat/
Microwave a cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IF8M/IMDZER5H/F01IF8MIMDZER5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IF8M/IMDZER5H/F01IF8MIMDZER5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/IF8M/IMDZER5H/F01IF8MIMDZER5H.SMALL.jpg pranksgiving Freak out your coworkers or roommates by putting the cat in the microwave!Not a real cat, of course, but a colour printout taped to the inside of the microwave door with a flashing light mimicking an electrical zap. Make sure to stay nearby with a camera on hand to capture the look on your victim's ...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 06:35:52 PDT
From Sega Cartridge to Crazy Dancing Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Sega-Cartridge-to-Crazy-Dancing-Robot/
From Sega Cartridge to Crazy Dancing Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/7NY7/ILCN7IMC/FL97NY7ILCN7IMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/7NY7/ILCN7IMC/FL97NY7ILCN7IMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/7NY7/ILCN7IMC/FL97NY7ILCN7IMC.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (If you like this instructable, please vote for me. Thanks!)Now that I'm working in Engineering for Kids Azerbaijan, finally I have the opportunity to teach kids they can create their own inventions, using ordinary materials they can find even at home. And for "ordinary materials" I mean EVERYTHING,...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 11:56:52 PST
The Automatic Catlaser http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Automatic-Catlaser/
The Automatic Catlaser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NHY1/IJHJSSNZ/FINNHY1IJHJSSNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NHY1/IJHJSSNZ/FINNHY1IJHJSSNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NHY1/IJHJSSNZ/FINNHY1IJHJSSNZ.SMALL.jpg Ilse_B Voor een project voor school heb ik een Arduino Yun werkje gemaakt. Ik heb een hele lieve kat die soms alleen is en zich dan verveelt. Om haar wat meer vermaak te geven, heb ik een kattenlasertje gemaakt die automatisch beweegt en aangaat als iets voor de sonar komt! Getting familiar with Arduino...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:08:48 PST
How to make a low cost Mobile Robot platform http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-mobile-Robot-platform/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 09:50:50 PST
How to Draw a Cat Eye (with video tutorial) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Draw-a-Cat-Eye-with-video-tutorial/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:29:46 PST
PetCurfew II: An Automated Cat Door featuring the Photon and IFTTT http://www.instructables.com/id/PetCurfew-II-An-Automated-Cat-Door-featuring-the-P/
PetCurfew II: An Automated Cat Door featuring the Photon and IFTTT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/XP8R/IFCDGWY6/F0ZXP8RIFCDGWY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/XP8R/IFCDGWY6/F0ZXP8RIFCDGWY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/XP8R/IFCDGWY6/F0ZXP8RIFCDGWY6.SMALL.jpg tareker This is a followup to my "Pet Curfew: An Arduino Controlled Pet Door" instructable published a few years ago in which an Arduino Nano, real time clock and servo were added to a small cat flap door to restrict the hours during which our cat was allowed to go out. Although it still works 3 years later...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 08:11:01 PDT
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Laser-Entertainer-Robot/
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:17:48 PDT
Croccolino Pet Feeder! http://www.instructables.com/id/Croccolino-Pet-Feeder/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 09:50:55 PDT
Remote Control Cat Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Cat-Harness/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:36:29 PDT
宠物冰屋 http://www.instructables.com/id/猫猫冰屋-Cat-iglooa-small-Air-condition-room/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 10:46:28 PDT
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-Cat-Eyes-via-Kinect/
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/MUQQ/HV9HT5HB/FJAMUQQHV9HT5HB.SMALL.jpg jgbradley1 This instructable was made as part of the CS graduate course "Tangible Interactive Computing" at the University of Maryland, College Park taught by Professor Jon Froehlich. The course focused on exploring the materiality of interactive computing and, in the words of MIT Professor Hiroshii Ishii, sou...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:04:38 PDT
DIY Frankenstein Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Frankenstein-Bulb/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 17:27:35 PDT
Make a 3D Car Key on Solidworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-3D-Car-Key-on-Solidworks/
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 00:58:18 PDT
Documenting and Promoting Rescued Animals http://www.instructables.com/id/Documenting-and-Promoting-Rescued-Animals/
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 02:52:18 PDT
Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Feeder/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 21:05:00 PST
Pet Curfew: An Arduino Controlled Pet Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Curfew-An-Arduino-Controlled-Pet-Door/
Pet Curfew: An Arduino Controlled Pet Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/8NGX/H0FLRN4A/FHB8NGXH0FLRN4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/8NGX/H0FLRN4A/FHB8NGXH0FLRN4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/8NGX/H0FLRN4A/FHB8NGXH0FLRN4A.SMALL.jpg tareker The Problem: You want to restrict the time when your pet is allowed to go outside. This could be because the neighborhood is not safe for your cat or small dog at night (marauding coyotes comes to mind). But you would like your pet to be able to come in at any time. The Solution: Pet Curfew, an ard...
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Tue, 3 Apr 2012 16:40:42 PDT
Arduino controlled window for cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-window-for-cat/
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Sun, 25 Mar 2012 09:12:14 PDT
From atoms to bits to atoms: learning OpenSCAD by copying a cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/From-atoms-to-bits-to-atoms-learning-OpenSCAD-by-/
From atoms to bits to atoms: learning OpenSCAD by copying a cat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/G1DW/H05NKQY6/FBRG1DWH05NKQY6.SMALL.jpg BrianEnigma There are some cat toys at the house that are particularly popular with the local residents.  They are simple hollow spheres with cut-out slots.  They are great for kitties to kick around — small and light.  After staring at one for a few minutes, piecing out the geometry, I realized that this would...
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Sat, 24 Mar 2012 19:36:35 PDT
CatBot: Automated Cat Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/CatBot-Automated-Cat-Laser/
CatBot: Automated Cat Laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/DXMC/GZACINAK/FH5DXMCGZACINAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/DXMC/GZACINAK/FH5DXMCGZACINAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/DXMC/GZACINAK/FH5DXMCGZACINAK.SMALL.jpg joe The CatBot is an autonomous laser toy for your cat. You may say "But Joe, isn't the laser pointer the best toy for the lazy cat owner?" I'd have to say no, the CatBot takes one step further. Using two servos, an Arduino and a cheap $3 laser you can provide your cat with endless fun. Video of the C...
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 15:39:46 PST
Simple Sonic Cat Repeller http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sonic-Cat-Repeller/
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Wed, 29 Feb 2012 13:56:50 PST
Meowsic Keyboard Output Jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Meow-Keyboard-Output-Jack/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 23:10:20 PST
Necomimi Arduino Cat Ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Necomimi-Arduino-Cat-Ears/
Necomimi Arduino Cat Ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/W46N/GTIEWU6A/FPLW46NGTIEWU6A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/W46N/GTIEWU6A/FPLW46NGTIEWU6A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/W46N/GTIEWU6A/FPLW46NGTIEWU6A.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad They are so dang cute. If you have ever seen the cool promo for the Necomimi Neurowear wearable set of cat ears that respond to brainwaves, you would want a set too. But it seems they may be vaporware since it hasn't materialized on the market yet, not that I would be able to afford them though. Nec...
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Sat, 8 Oct 2011 20:53:14 PDT
Robotic Laser Cats! http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Laser-Cats/
Robotic Laser Cats! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/0BO5/GMJIEDH3/FY30BO5GMJIEDH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/0BO5/GMJIEDH3/FY30BO5GMJIEDH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/0BO5/GMJIEDH3/FY30BO5GMJIEDH3.SMALL.jpg nevets_mcd Laser Cats This instructable shows you how to make your very own Laser Cat robotic pet. This robot walks and purrs. Every time the Laser Cat purrs lasers shoot from it's eyes. WARNING: This takes a toy and adds lasers to it. This means it is no longer a toy for children and this should not be actu...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2011 22:01:47 PDT
eKitty: Your virtual cat http://www.instructables.com/id/eKitty-Your-virtual-cat/
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Fri, 1 May 2009 15:48:12 PDT
How to Wire Your House With Cat-5 (or 6) For Ethernet Networking http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wire-Your-House-With-Cat-5-or-6-For-Ether/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 22:11:01 PST
The Laser Tunnel Glove! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Laser-Tunnel-Glove!/
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Thu, 13 Dec 2007 10:02:05 PST
International Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/International-Clock/
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Mon, 30 Oct 2006 10:58:33 PST
Super-bright Lego-light from $14 Radio Shack desk lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-bright-Lego-light-from-%2414-Radio-Shack-desk-/
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Fri, 28 Sep 2007 10:00:00 PDT