Instructables: exploring - technology - controller http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:37:28 PST BLOX v1.01 Playing Pong With Crane Remotes http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Pong-With-Crane-Remotes/
Playing Pong With Crane Remotes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/KBO5/IKBHVZ86/F8YKBO5IKBHVZ86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/KBO5/IKBHVZ86/F8YKBO5IKBHVZ86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/KBO5/IKBHVZ86/F8YKBO5IKBHVZ86.SMALL.jpg harty123 Here’s a project that will leave you scratching your head! Ever wonder what it would be like to play Pong using those big heavy duty shop crane controllers? No? We built it for the company that manufacturers them.The project has a Raspberry Pi 2 at the heart with a Pong game written in Python. The f...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 09:28:46 PST
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-LED-Strip-Controller-With-LED-Amp-and-Arduin/
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/BSL4/IK7BYWJE/FZJBSL4IK7BYWJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/BSL4/IK7BYWJE/FZJBSL4IK7BYWJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/BSL4/IK7BYWJE/FZJBSL4IK7BYWJE.SMALL.jpg SólbjørnO A small LED strip controller made with a LED amplifier and an Arduino Nano. Perfect for making custom lighting patterns and/or control the led strip from your computer. It uses the Mosfet gates from the Amplifier to control the LED strip without putting a load on the Arduino. Because of the design o...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:07:01 PST
The Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-HQ-Quadcopter/
The Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/T6M9/IK7BXDH9/FIJT6M9IK7BXDH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/T6M9/IK7BXDH9/FIJT6M9IK7BXDH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/T6M9/IK7BXDH9/FIJT6M9IK7BXDH9.SMALL.jpg Aviv Mussali DRONES ARE COOL.Now, after I said it, it's time to deal with the real thing. For a while I've wanted to build my own quadcopter. I've seen people posting very easy tutorials for building one, but it always felt like it's "too simple". I have found many websites with reading material about so many su...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 05:25:04 PST
modular keyboard workstation/midi controller w/ modular keybed http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Keyboard-Workstationmidi-Controller-W-Modu/
modular keyboard workstation/midi controller w/ modular keybed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/STN8/IK4CMVF0/F5XSTN8IK4CMVF0.SMALL.jpg walidantar from my scratches .. من خربشاتيhttps://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model.html?id=u3958596a-88d4-47cd-9627-98a072f91c2dmidi_controller_work_station_64 ideas blueprints - first steps unit used in inches raise the precision to 1/64" black keys are not sketched .. just consider 1/16" gap at each side of a ...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 09:50:42 PST
Lazy Study Lights Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Study-Lights-Controller/
Lazy Study Lights Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/5ZPW/IK003QEM/FX25ZPWIK003QEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/5ZPW/IK003QEM/FX25ZPWIK003QEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/5ZPW/IK003QEM/FX25ZPWIK003QEM.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn This Instructable is a write up of my first ever Arduino project.As is generally the case with hobbyist engineers, I thought long and hard to come up with a project that was not only cool but has some actual practical value. This was the sum total of my deliberations at the time.DetailsThe lazy stud...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 14:32:41 PST
How to Build a 250 Class FPV Quad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-250-Class-FPV-Quad/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 05:38:06 PST
Goodbye Moshi or how to run your laser printer on Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Goodbye-Moshi-or-How-Run-Your-Laser-Printer-on-Ard/
Goodbye Moshi or how to run your laser printer on Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/JAXE/IJQ0D0HQ/FHWJAXEIJQ0D0HQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/JAXE/IJQ0D0HQ/FHWJAXEIJQ0D0HQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/JAXE/IJQ0D0HQ/FHWJAXEIJQ0D0HQ.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m When it comes to starting with CO2 lasers the beginner on a budget will be tempted to get one of the K40 clones from china.As requests, problems and postings of general frustration about these machines flood the internet I though I jump in too.Don't get me wrong, I did it on purpose as the price for...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:26:57 PST
Arduino Gamepad / controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Gamepad-Controller/
Arduino Gamepad / controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QE5M/IJIWZ12Z/F1FQE5MIJIWZ12Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QE5M/IJIWZ12Z/F1FQE5MIJIWZ12Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QE5M/IJIWZ12Z/F1FQE5MIJIWZ12Z.SMALL.jpg Rgeers Well, hello there.My name is Rik Geersing.I am a student at the HKU in Utrecht, the Netherlands. I study Game Development.Well, it's obvious that when someone studies this profession, he/she must have some interest in games, and I do. I really love simulation games. I usually play these with either ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:12:02 PST
Guitar Hero USB controller with Arduino and Java http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-USB-Controller-With-Arduino/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 10:00:43 PST
How to buy and control brushless motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Buy-and-Control-Brushless-Motor/
How to buy and control brushless motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RG4A/IJG482K8/FGSRG4AIJG482K8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RG4A/IJG482K8/FGSRG4AIJG482K8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/RG4A/IJG482K8/FGSRG4AIJG482K8.SMALL.jpg Simonexc If you would like to make your own rc plane or copter you have to learn how to control brushless motor. Most of work will ESC(Electronic Speed Control) do for us, but not all. Someone have to control ESC(I will use Arduino).I used it to make plane but you can use it to whatever you want.Ok, it seems...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:54:29 PST
DIY Arduino Based MIDI Foot Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Based-MIDI-Foot-Controller/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 18:46:08 PST
Making a controller for a shower water heater. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Controller-for-a-Shower-Water-Heater/
Making a controller for a shower water heater. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/HL9P/IJ8WXOL6/FNUHL9PIJ8WXOL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/HL9P/IJ8WXOL6/FNUHL9PIJ8WXOL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/HL9P/IJ8WXOL6/FNUHL9PIJ8WXOL6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby My shower has a heater head to give me that much needed warm water for my baths. These heaters are cost effective however easily fail if left ON when the water is turned OFF. This instructable is an after the fact publication. I have designed and built a controller to safely turn off the heater shou...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 20:16:14 PST
PC Volume and media controller http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Volume-and-Media-Controller/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 12:58:22 PST
How to Move on a Console System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Move-on-a-Console-System/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 07:57:30 PST
Arduino Rework Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Rework-Station/
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Sat, 26 Dec 2015 07:22:47 PST
How to make a Gameboy/ Game Controller with a Arduino Leonardo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Gameboy-Game-Controller-With-a-Ardui/
How to make a Gameboy/ Game Controller with a Arduino Leonardo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/OQBB/IIM1UQRE/FDLOQBBIIM1UQRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/OQBB/IIM1UQRE/FDLOQBBIIM1UQRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/OQBB/IIM1UQRE/FDLOQBBIIM1UQRE.SMALL.jpg StephiewH Hi everyone in this Instuctables we will see how to realize a Gameboy Arduino Leonardo.In fact it is not really a Gameboy but a disguised joystick. First : The Hardware We will need:- Arduino Leonardo Arduino IDE +- 8 Pushbutton- 8 Resistors- Cables- Fine wood lamellas and painting (that is more ...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 17:24:16 PST
Solenoid Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Solenoid-Controller/
Solenoid Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/CCBO/IIKOJNQ6/F1OCCBOIIKOJNQ6.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This setup allows for variable control of 24 volt solenoids. Solenoids can be used as linear actuators, as quick releases, or electromagnets. Because of the variable control, this setup can also be used as a force gauge (more current applied the more force the solenoid applies to the plunger.What yo...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 21:36:42 PST
How to Make a Soldering / Glue Gun CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Soldering-Glue-Gun-CONTROLLER/
How to Make a Soldering / Glue Gun CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/5NMF/IIDJEWQL/F195NMFIIDJEWQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/5NMF/IIDJEWQL/F195NMFIIDJEWQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/5NMF/IIDJEWQL/F195NMFIIDJEWQL.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://youtu.be/HWRBawhmTnM To do temperature controller for solderer you need!!! How to make a simple power controller for solderer to slightly change strain on the heating element, which will make soldering process much easier. It’s very simple and easy to make controller for solderer! In o...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 06:29:34 PST
Water Level Controller Using Linkit One http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Level-Controller-Using-Linkit-One/
Water Level Controller Using Linkit One - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/BA7T/IIA63X8U/FUUBA7TIIA63X8U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/BA7T/IIA63X8U/FUUBA7TIIA63X8U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/BA7T/IIA63X8U/FUUBA7TIIA63X8U.SMALL.jpg kmamaniya Our resources are scarce, and one of the best ways to contribute is reducing wastage of water and electricityIn this instructable I have used a water flow sensor YFS201 to determine the rate of flow and integrated the total amount of liguid flow through it.I have applied it to turn of the motor auto...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:00:00 PST
Play Minecraft On mac with xbox 360 controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Minecraft-on-Mac-With-Xbox-360-Controller/
Play Minecraft On mac with xbox 360 controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/ZFSS/II7RJVJW/F0BZFSSII7RJVJW.SMALL.jpg oripotam HEY GUYS!I have played Minecraft on the xbox 360 and on the computer . To be honest the computer version is a lot better but the xbox edition is WAY easier to play the Xbox 360 version.So here is the solution.Look at my other Instructable called, How to connect Xbox 360 controller to mac. Do that an...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 10:07:26 PST
Rotary Encoder LED Strip Brightness Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary-Encoder-LED-Strip-Brightness-Controller/
Rotary Encoder LED Strip Brightness Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/BDUH/II6E47DV/FOGBDUHII6E47DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/BDUH/II6E47DV/FOGBDUHII6E47DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/BDUH/II6E47DV/FOGBDUHII6E47DV.SMALL.jpg MisloElectronics Simply LED strip brightness controller with rotary encoder and attiny 85 microcontroller Intro: I will show you how to easily control brightness of LED strip. This is actually a PWM controller. It is designed only for DC. Forget AC and high voltage. Let's start... Parts: For this project you n...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 12:24:02 PST
Hottub / Pool Controller Web interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Hottub-Pool-Controller-Web-Interface/
Hottub / Pool Controller Web interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/BBIG/II3JCGKD/FB6BBIGII3JCGKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/BBIG/II3JCGKD/FB6BBIGII3JCGKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/BBIG/II3JCGKD/FB6BBIGII3JCGKD.SMALL.jpg Rickiewickie The ulimate webbased hottub / pool controller. Step 1: Intro About 2 year ago i bought myself a raspberry pi and just playing around with it.. After a while i decided to make something useful instead of playing around with it.. So i decided to make a hottub controller with it. I'am running the co...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 20:24:16 PST
Custom Midi Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Midi-Controller/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 12:07:05 PST
NES Controller Night Light V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Night-Light-V2/
NES Controller Night Light V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKM/FAE0/IHNTEJH7/FKMFAE0IHNTEJH7.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer A couple of years ago a made a NES Controller Night Light in Resin. Although I was happy with the final build, it wasn't an easy one to do. I decided to revisit this build recently after a friend wanted me to make them one. I really didn't want to have to go through all of that resin polishing ag...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 13:55:14 PST
Multi-Color LED Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Color-LED-Controller/
Multi-Color LED Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/7T0H/IHMPYMZQ/FFI7T0HIHMPYMZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/7T0H/IHMPYMZQ/FFI7T0HIHMPYMZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/7T0H/IHMPYMZQ/FFI7T0HIHMPYMZQ.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This project allows your MediaTek LinkItOne to control multi-color LED strips and set the strip to any one of 1,070,599,167 different colors. The possibility are endless of how and where this control precision can be implemented.For the project you will need:- 5050 Multi Color LED Lights (or equival...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 05:59:18 PST
DIY Sim Racing Button Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sim-Racing-Button-Box/
DIY Sim Racing Button Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/0D8X/IHDUNRC1/FD00D8XIHDUNRC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/0D8X/IHDUNRC1/FD00D8XIHDUNRC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/0D8X/IHDUNRC1/FD00D8XIHDUNRC1.SMALL.jpg Electreak This is my first indestructible, I would appreciate any feedback possible.Thank you!If you have an old PC controller sitting around doing nothing, give this a try!There are a few tools you need: Soldering iron, drill, saw, screwdriver, razor blade, rubbing alcohol, and some Q-tips.Before you start, ...
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:09:11 PST
How to make a USB youtube controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-USB-youtube-controller/
How to make a USB youtube controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8ZYT/IHAYHK3M/FJD8ZYTIHAYHK3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8ZYT/IHAYHK3M/FJD8ZYTIHAYHK3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/8ZYT/IHAYHK3M/FJD8ZYTIHAYHK3M.SMALL.jpg ielizondo chaves This is a simple youtube controller that "acts" like its pressing J, K or L What you need -A useless keyboard- A soldering tool-Hot Glue- Magnifing glass ( recomended ) Mapping the keys put the keyboard pcb oh top of the keyboard and draw the lines for JKL, with both of the keyboard's pcbs and...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 05:37:50 PST
IoT NFT Aquaponic System Controler with WebApp (Intel Edison & Node.js) http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-NFT-Aquaponic-System-Controler-with-WebApp-Int/
IoT NFT Aquaponic System Controler with WebApp (Intel Edison & Node.js) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NL32/IGJR2PJ9/FHLNL32IGJR2PJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NL32/IGJR2PJ9/FHLNL32IGJR2PJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/NL32/IGJR2PJ9/FHLNL32IGJR2PJ9.SMALL.jpg marjanovic_davor AquaponicsAquaponic combines Aquaculture (fish growing) with Hydroponics (plant cultivation in water). Fish excrete is broken down by bacteria to Nitrate which are absorbed by plants as nutrients, and plant roots act as a filter to clean the water for the fish. The water is circulating from fish tan...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 01:36:06 PST
LinkIt ONE + IR Reciever http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-IR-Reciever/
LinkIt ONE + IR Reciever - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9V7H/IG5C8ZJH/FCV9V7HIG5C8ZJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9V7H/IG5C8ZJH/FCV9V7HIG5C8ZJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9V7H/IG5C8ZJH/FCV9V7HIG5C8ZJH.SMALL.jpg Jaybuilder This instructable will step you through how to get an infrared receiver working with the LinkIt ONE and print out the receivers input.Let's Begin! Materials LinkIt ONE micro controllerBreadboardBreadboard wiresInfrared receiver Infrared Controller of some kind (Like a TV remote)IR_Recv_LinkIt_ON...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 11:28:21 PDT
Simple 555 PWM http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-555-PWM/
Simple 555 PWM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/3184/IG2JKTQB/FWW3184IG2JKTQB.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 This circuit sets up the common 555 timer IC to output a PWM pulse that can be varied by the position of a connected potentiometer. PWM (pulse width modulation) is commonly used to control the speed of motors or brightness of LED's. With just a few common electronic components this is one of the sim...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 21:29:21 PDT
PS4 Battery Life Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/PS4-Battery-Life-Hack/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 16:03:28 PDT
PS4 HFC4 Padhack into Mad Catz TE http://www.instructables.com/id/PS4-HFC4-Padhack-into-Mad-Catz-TE/
PS4 HFC4 Padhack into Mad Catz TE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/1SDR/IFY79B8R/FWP1SDRIFY79B8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/1SDR/IFY79B8R/FWP1SDRIFY79B8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/1SDR/IFY79B8R/FWP1SDRIFY79B8R.SMALL.jpg RoyalFlushTZ A padhacked Hori Fighting Commander 4 being installed into a Mad Catz Tournament Edition Fight Stick with as little soldering as possible. Remove all quick disconnects from your old terminal barrier and add them to this new one. Keep each pair of quick disconnects to it's properly assigned butto...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 22:52:44 PDT
Isolating circuits from your arduino with optocouplers http://www.instructables.com/id/Isolating-circuits-from-your-arduino-with-optocoup/
Isolating circuits from your arduino with optocouplers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NSZZ/IFMTPNKL/FXYNSZZIFMTPNKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NSZZ/IFMTPNKL/FXYNSZZIFMTPNKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/NSZZ/IFMTPNKL/FXYNSZZIFMTPNKL.SMALL.jpg Z-HUT A Optocoupler also called a photocoupler, optical isolator or opto-isolator is a small chip that transfers signals between two isolated circuits using light. A basic optocoupler uses a led and a phototransistor, the brighter the led the more current is allowed to pass through the phototransistor...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 15:35:17 PDT
How to use the Actobotics Servo Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-Actobotics-Servo-Controller/
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 12:44:39 PDT
Tank Robot: Drive a tank with motors and controllers powered by the Kinoma Create http://www.instructables.com/id/Tank-Robot-Drive-a-tank-with-motors-and-controller/
Tank Robot: Drive a tank with motors and controllers powered by the Kinoma Create - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BPGS/IEWNLP9K/FXXBPGSIEWNLP9K.SMALL.jpg Kinoma We built a mini tank and controllers using two Kinoma Create devices that communicate over CoAP (Constrained Application Protocol). The handles rotate potentiometers which effect the voltage outputted. The changes in voltage are translated to varying speeds and direction of the robot.Parts List:We u...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:15:24 PDT
250 Class FPV Drone Under $350 http://www.instructables.com/id/250-Class-FPV-Drone-Under-350/
250 Class FPV Drone Under $350 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/3TWL/IEQXU9K5/F143TWLIEQXU9K5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/3TWL/IEQXU9K5/F143TWLIEQXU9K5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/3TWL/IEQXU9K5/F143TWLIEQXU9K5.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome So you want to build a first person view quad copter but don't know where to start? Well since you clicked this instructable I would say sit back get a pencil and paper out for notes and get ready to learn. This is going to be a long instructable, I am going to break down each system, documenting ...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 18:59:54 PDT
$5.00 Insurance Switch Cover (Start/Stop) Q500 4K http://www.instructables.com/id/500-Insurance-Switch-Cover-StartStop-Q500-4K/
$5.00 Insurance Switch Cover (Start/Stop) Q500 4K - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/7C8O/IEOP61HC/F4G7C8OIEOP61HC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/7C8O/IEOP61HC/F4G7C8OIEOP61HC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/7C8O/IEOP61HC/F4G7C8OIEOP61HC.SMALL.jpg Withered Perception Okay I have had my Q500 4K areial photography/ Videography drone for a few days now.I love the photos and videos and am VERY impressed with this bird!I did notice though, While reaching to take a photo using the quick control shortcut button on my ST10+ that I hit the stop button by accident. Now th...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:34:08 PDT
Bluetooth RC vehicle controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RC-vehicle-controller/
Bluetooth RC vehicle controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/E174/IEIDCAKG/F8HE174IEIDCAKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/E174/IEIDCAKG/F8HE174IEIDCAKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/E174/IEIDCAKG/F8HE174IEIDCAKG.SMALL.jpg paulware This instructable will show how to create your own Bluetooth controller for an RC vehicle.This instructable is also referenced by another instructable that creates an RC Vehicle: http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-an-RC-Vehicle/ Overview Parts List H-Bridge from ebay: $1.23 http://www.eba...
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 20:39:21 PDT
PiMiDi: A Raspberry Pi Midi Box, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/PiMiDi-A-Raspberry-Pi-Midi-Box-or-How-I-Learned-to/
PiMiDi: A Raspberry Pi Midi Box, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love MIDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SMALL.jpg jmuncher This is my second instructable on using the Raspberry Pi for digital audio, check out my first instructable for how to set up and control custom audio effects on a Raspberry Pi.If you like messing with audio effects or making digital music, you might have heard of MIDI. For the rest of you savages, ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 18:51:10 PDT
How To Change All Buttons, Triggers, And Joysticks On An Xbox 360 Wireless Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-All-Buttons-Triggers-And-Joysticks-O/
How To Change All Buttons, Triggers, And Joysticks On An Xbox 360 Wireless Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SMALL.jpg KarP7 This instructable will teach you how to make your very own custom Xbox 360 controller. This project could be a little bit difficult and/or frustrating at times, but if you stick with it, your controller will be the best on the block. Gather Materials Materials: -1 Xbox 360 controller -1 To...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:20:03 PDT
Control Anything and Save Power with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Anything-and-Save-Power-with-Arduino/
Control Anything and Save Power with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/O6X9/IDUQZDFF/FXWO6X9IDUQZDFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/O6X9/IDUQZDFF/FXWO6X9IDUQZDFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/O6X9/IDUQZDFF/FXWO6X9IDUQZDFF.SMALL.jpg randomthumper I used this for my own very specific problem but it could be used for anything really.The Problem:Most speakers are not smart, and so you have to turn them off manually, especially studio monitor type speakers. Because of this when left on (if you fall asleep or just forget switch them off), they wa...
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:07:36 PDT
Let's make a game controller! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-a-game-controller/
Let's make a game controller! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/X8EZ/IDRLFL3F/F73X8EZIDRLFL3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/X8EZ/IDRLFL3F/F73X8EZIDRLFL3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/X8EZ/IDRLFL3F/F73X8EZIDRLFL3F.SMALL.jpg travershenry I love flying games, but it feels like there are never enough buttons on my joystick.This instructable will show you how to build your own switch panel in no time.It will work with any game and computer that supports a joystick. I also encourage people to adapt this guide to make foot pedals, joyst...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:10:32 PDT
#rethinkphone: SmartPhone w/ Motion Action http://www.instructables.com/id/rethinkphone-SmartPhone-w-Motion-Action/
#rethinkphone: SmartPhone w/ Motion Action - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/0LQG/IDLZZY11/FJH0LQGIDLZZY11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/0LQG/IDLZZY11/FJH0LQGIDLZZY11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/0LQG/IDLZZY11/FJH0LQGIDLZZY11.SMALL.jpg Iron Inventor THE INSPIRATIONAs I was performing some research on Leap Motion Controllers (3D Gesture Sensor Controller) and interfacing with microcontrollers such as Arduino, and computers such as Intel Edison or Raspberry Pi, I immediately thought of a new phone concept / idea. It occurred to me that having 3D ...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:25:03 PDT
Easy MIDI Bass pedals http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-MIDI-Bass-pedals/
Easy MIDI Bass pedals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/YLZ1/IDK88WXZ/FPKYLZ1IDK88WXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/YLZ1/IDK88WXZ/FPKYLZ1IDK88WXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/YLZ1/IDK88WXZ/FPKYLZ1IDK88WXZ.SMALL.jpg AllstonMa A guitarist friend of mine has been gigging for years with a set of Moog Taurus I pedals. While great sounding, they are heavy, fragile and getting to be too valuable to take on club gigs. What he needed was some foot pedals which generated MIDI which could be plugged in to his rack. I had been wan...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 09:19:13 PDT
Build an Underwater robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Underwater-robot/
Build an Underwater robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/8H5J/IDH7QW2J/FIB8H5JIDH7QW2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/8H5J/IDH7QW2J/FIB8H5JIDH7QW2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/8H5J/IDH7QW2J/FIB8H5JIDH7QW2J.SMALL.jpg ksaichandra Sea Perch is an innovative underwater robot. Building an under water robot is very cool. Of course, it takes lot of time. But, you can operate it with a remote. You can buy an sea perch kit, which is available online for $155. Building a Sea Perch ROV teaches basic skills in ship and submarine desi...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:52:35 PDT
Fiber Optic RGB LED Top Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-RGB-LED-Top-Hat/
Fiber Optic RGB LED Top Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Q2SQ/IDH7R3K9/F9WQ2SQIDH7R3K9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Q2SQ/IDH7R3K9/F9WQ2SQIDH7R3K9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/Q2SQ/IDH7R3K9/F9WQ2SQIDH7R3K9.SMALL.jpg NLED-Projects This is a remix of the Instructable "My hat, it's full of stars!" by ChrisKnight.Find it at: http://www.instructables.com/id/My-hat-its-full-of...Since I first saw this it has been something I have wanted. Finally the time has come.Featuring a Pixel Controller Ion, 14x 5mm RGB LEDs controlled with W...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 14:38:57 PDT
How to Make a Backlit Xbox One Controller Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Backlit-Xbox-One-Controller/
How to Make a Backlit Xbox One Controller Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/H3ZM/IDA2IFXJ/FJ2H3ZMIDA2IFXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/H3ZM/IDA2IFXJ/FJ2H3ZMIDA2IFXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/H3ZM/IDA2IFXJ/FJ2H3ZMIDA2IFXJ.SMALL.jpg MakeItYoutube Create a controller unique to you by adding a back light!I like to customize my things so that they stand out from what everyone else has. With basic soldering skills, this project will show you how to give your Xbox One controller a back light!Don't know how to solder? Read through the beginning of...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:21:04 PDT
DIY MOSFET Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-MOSFET-Motor-Controller/
DIY MOSFET Motor Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/471S/ID0PML04/FU5471SID0PML04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/471S/ID0PML04/FU5471SID0PML04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/471S/ID0PML04/FU5471SID0PML04.SMALL.jpg zeropt This is a simple to build motor controller. It is handy for many projects using a motor controlled by a micro-controller. It can be used as an Electronic Speed Controller (ESC) and has forward and reverse control. It can be used in robotics, remote control projects, portable vehicles and most thin...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 16:10:30 PDT
Screen Hood For FPV / Phone / Tablet / GPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Screen-Hood-For-FPV-Phone-Tablet-GPS/
Screen Hood For FPV / Phone / Tablet / GPS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LXZ5/ICRXQ4K4/FKFLXZ5ICRXQ4K4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LXZ5/ICRXQ4K4/FKFLXZ5ICRXQ4K4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/LXZ5/ICRXQ4K4/FKFLXZ5ICRXQ4K4.SMALL.jpg Withered Perception I have been flying my (Drone) 350 QX3 AP Combo quite a bit lately in very strange light. Most of the light is vary harsh and reflects off my phone screen which my drone uses as a FPV (First Person View) screen. I have tried almost everything on my Samsung Galaxy S5 Active to cut down on the glare so...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:29:01 PDT
DIY SOLAR LI ION/ LIPO BATTERY CHARGER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SOLAR-LI-ION-LIPO-BATTERY-CHARGER/
DIY SOLAR LI ION/ LIPO BATTERY CHARGER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/60MK/ICYN1ZRN/FP460MKICYN1ZRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/60MK/ICYN1ZRN/FP460MKICYN1ZRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/60MK/ICYN1ZRN/FP460MKICYN1ZRN.SMALL.jpg deba168 Imagine you are a gadget lover or hobbyist /tinkerer or RC enthusiast and you are going for a camping or outing .Your smart phone/MP3 player battery run out,you have taken a RC Quad Copter,but not able to fly for a long time. So you definitely need a good charger to charge the battery. Am I right ?...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:11:37 PDT