Instructables: exploring - technology - christmas - star http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 13:53:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Moravian Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Moravian-Star/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6L4W/HOUG8LGU/FFF6L4WHOUG8LGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6L4W/HOUG8LGU/FFF6L4WHOUG8LGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/6L4W/HOUG8LGU/FFF6L4WHOUG8LGU.SMALL.jpg rwinscot Moravian Stars come in various sizes and number of facets... the most common is the 26-point form which is composed of eighteen square and eight triangular shaped points. The star featured here is an adaption, using one of the points / facets to mount the star atop a tree. The shape is technically ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 09:00:41 PST
Color Changing Christmas Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Christmas-Star/
Color Changing Christmas Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/ZWRG/HAVGJTBJ/FISZWRGHAVGJTBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/ZWRG/HAVGJTBJ/FISZWRGHAVGJTBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/ZWRG/HAVGJTBJ/FISZWRGHAVGJTBJ.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Ever wanted to make that normal, golden star at the top of your Christmas tree different?  How about color changing?  The new Color Changing Christmas Star does that all in one package.  The main components are 5 RGB LEDs, an Arduino UNO, and an Arduino Proto Shield.  They all fit together on a Drem...
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 18:09:55 PST
Customizable Holiday Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Holiday-Display/
Customizable Holiday Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/8OUG/GW3XH4BO/FR18OUGGW3XH4BO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/8OUG/GW3XH4BO/FR18OUGGW3XH4BO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/8OUG/GW3XH4BO/FR18OUGGW3XH4BO.SMALL.jpg mischka I made this instructable for the Instructables Advent Calendar. I hope it adds some fun to your waiting time for Christmas. This display is highly customizable. I used a mini breadboard instead of a solid circuit board to give you the ability to customize the behavior of the LED by changing the com...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 01:49:23 PST
Flickering LED star! http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-LED-star/
Flickering LED star! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/QQGR/GW7MZTD8/FR9QQGRGW7MZTD8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/QQGR/GW7MZTD8/FR9QQGRGW7MZTD8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/QQGR/GW7MZTD8/FR9QQGRGW7MZTD8.SMALL.jpg astroboy907 This is a pretty simple project that makes a cool, flickering led star! Perfect for the holidays! Time needed: A few hours Complexity: Low Cost: For materials, Skills needed: Soldering Materials! This is a very simple project and only requires a few parts. 1x Arduino. Anything from an ATTin...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2011 10:07:23 PST
3.5" Floppy PCB Christmas star http://www.instructables.com/id/35-Floppy-PCB-Christmas-star/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 10:30:24 PST
Flashing Multicolor Christmas Tree Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashing-Multicolor-Christmas-Tree-Star/
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Tue, 29 Dec 2009 14:42:01 PST