Instructables: exploring - technology - easy - led - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:02:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ironman's Mark 3 Arc Reactor cheap and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Ironmans-Mark-3-Arc-Reactor-cheap-and-Easy/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 06:04:14 PDT
Basic Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Electronics/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 18:10:37 PST
Minimalistic LED wall light http://www.instructables.com/id/Minimalistic-LED-wall-light/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:28:06 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! Updated Code! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-PWM-generator-and-Servo-tester/
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! Updated Code! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a PWM generator with a Attiny processor. It is very easy to build and a nice project for starters as also for professionals. You will need some electronic knowledge and some knowledge about Arduino. It wont be to hard, because i already wrote a ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:51:47 PDT
Easy LED Color Changing "Candle" http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-LED-Color-Changing-Light/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 08:41:26 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I know your thinking i have seen hundreds of these but have you ever seen one so easy to build? LETS GET STARTED Things you will need : L78MO5CV Voltage Regulator http://www.taydaelectronics.com/ic-integrated-circuits/voltage-regulators/lm7805-l7805-7805-voltage-regulator-ic-5v-1-5a.html ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
CHR's 8X8X8 LED Cube Revisited with improvements! http://www.instructables.com/id/CHRs-8X8X8-LED-Cube-Revisited-with-improvements/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 03:14:27 PDT
PowerTube Vr. 1 for bicycle headlight http://www.instructables.com/id/PowerTube-Vr-1/
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Sat, 11 May 2013 15:43:09 PDT
The Smallest USB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Smallest-USB-LED/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 18:41:21 PDT
IR Remote Controlled Color Changing Cloud (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Controlled-Color-Changing-Cloud-Arduino/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 22:07:57 PST
Breadboarding: The Darlington Pair http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboarding-The-Darlington-Pair/
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 14:09:59 PDT
DIY Astronomy Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Astronomy-Flashlight/
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Wed, 29 Aug 2012 22:17:33 PDT
Color Changing LED Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-LED-Tree/
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 10:19:46 PDT
Incredible DIY iPhone Macro http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-DIY-iPhone-Macro/
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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 12:24:29 PDT
Spinning Light Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Light-Toy/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 18:20:15 PDT
ATtiny85/45/25 LED dice (Super simple and CHEAP!) http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny854525-LED-dice-Super-simple-and-CHEAP/
ATtiny85/45/25 LED dice (Super simple and CHEAP!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/MJXP/H5ENPRXE/FE9MJXPH5ENPRXE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/MJXP/H5ENPRXE/FE9MJXPH5ENPRXE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/MJXP/H5ENPRXE/FE9MJXPH5ENPRXE.SMALL.jpg xBacon If you have looked at my 5 LED ATtiny85 POV display, we programmed the ATtiny with the Arduino. (If you haven't seen it, click here) We will be doing the same thing for this LED Dice project. The total parts cost for this project is about $5-$10. (Not including the Arduino board and the tools.) It...
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Fri, 3 Aug 2012 09:05:15 PDT
Graphing values in Arduino, the EASY way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphing-values-in-Arduino-the-EASY-way/
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 08:49:15 PDT
{The Best} Altoids Tin LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Altoids-Tin-LED-Flashlight/
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 21:45:17 PDT
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ] http://www.instructables.com/id/Print-Out-Overhead-Watch-Light-Cheap-and-Easy-and/
Print Out Overhead Watch Light [Cheap and Easy and Solder-less ] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/HUHT/H2WESXW3/FBRHUHTH2WESXW3.SMALL.jpg TechKid67 This Instructable is for those who have watches that do not have built in lights. I find it quite irritating to not be able to see my watch in the dark therefore I developed this easy print out version of an overhead light.  Difficulty: Beginner  Price: Aprox. $3 Time: 5-10 Min Begin After mea...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 18:05:19 PDT
Light Sensing LED - PICAXE Version http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensing-LED-PICAXE-Version/
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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 21:11:31 PDT
How to use a breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-breadboard/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 04:19:20 PST
LED Holiday Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Holiday-Tie/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 15:03:33 PST
How to make a string of LED's in parallel for arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-string-of-LEDs-in-parallel-for-ardu/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 09:32:06 PDT
Super Simple Automated LED Wardrobe Lights. http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Automated-LED-Wardrobe-Lights/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2011 12:07:10 PDT
LED CUBE: Without Programming [How to Build] http://www.instructables.com/id/STEP-X-STEP-LED-CUBE-NO-Programming/
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Mon, 30 May 2011 08:23:06 PDT
Hard Wired LED Cube: [No Programming] http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-LED-Cube-no-programming-required/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/SF1T/GO8DC8KW/FTDSF1TGO8DC8KW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/SF1T/GO8DC8KW/FTDSF1TGO8DC8KW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/SF1T/GO8DC8KW/FTDSF1TGO8DC8KW.SMALL.jpg eXtremeSomething For the Step by Step Instructable: CLICK HERE <br&...
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Sun, 29 May 2011 12:47:53 PDT
Assemble your own LED rose bouquet http://www.instructables.com/id/Assemble-your-own-LED-rose-bouquet/
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Wed, 3 Oct 2007 22:00:19 PDT
MiniPOV3 Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/MiniPOV3-Kit/
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Sat, 24 Mar 2007 21:56:01 PDT
Light Up Bow from Saran Wrap and Hot Glue and LED Throwie http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Bow-from-Saran-Wrap-and-Hot-Glue-and-LED-/
Light Up Bow from Saran Wrap and Hot Glue and LED Throwie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/36SH/G43EBJGB/FJO36SHG43EBJGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/36SH/G43EBJGB/FJO36SHG43EBJGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/36SH/G43EBJGB/FJO36SHG43EBJGB.SMALL.jpg SwitchGirl Create a cute, bright, lighted bow with saran wrap, hot glue, and a couple of  modified LED throwies. Yup, you heard me… saran wrap and hot glue. It is the perfect holiday craft for mom’s and daughters to do together, without breaking the bank. DIY: How to Make A Lighted Holiday Bow from iHeartS...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2010 08:52:42 PST
Arduino Led Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Led-Dice/
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Sat, 14 Nov 2009 10:04:13 PST
Make a Pencil's Lead Potentiometer (Experimentations) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pencils-Lead-Potentiometer-Experimentatio/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2009 13:55:31 PDT
Fast, Quick, Cheap, Good looking LED room lighting (for anyone) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Quick-Cheap-Good-looking-LED-room-lighting/
Fast, Quick, Cheap, Good looking LED room lighting (for anyone) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/R6M6/FW5H4D4M/FSXR6M6FW5H4D4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/R6M6/FW5H4D4M/FSXR6M6FW5H4D4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/R6M6/FW5H4D4M/FSXR6M6FW5H4D4M.SMALL.jpg mellink Welcome all :-) This is my first instructable so comments are welcome :-)What i hope to show you is how to make quick LED lighting that is on a TINY buget.What you need :CableLEDsResistors (510Ohms for 12V)StapelsSoldering ironCutters and other basicsHammer and a nail! (NOTES FOR n00bs)LEDs need abo...
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Sat, 20 Jun 2009 14:38:17 PDT
Light Bar Ambient Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Bar-Ambient-Lighting/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2008 11:28:01 PDT
Portable advertising sign on the cheap in just 10 steps!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-advertising-sign-on-the-cheap-in-just-10-/
Portable advertising sign on the cheap in just 10 steps!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XKWS/FGDMCE5Z/FAPXKWSFGDMCE5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XKWS/FGDMCE5Z/FAPXKWSFGDMCE5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/XKWS/FGDMCE5Z/FAPXKWSFGDMCE5Z.SMALL.jpg themakeclass Make your own, cheap, portable advertising sign. With this sign you can display your message or logo anywhere to anyone across the city. This instructable is a response to/improvement/change of: http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Illuminated-Signage-for-Todays-Responsibl/and is made for:The Ma...
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Mon, 19 May 2008 13:29:12 PDT
Cosmic Light With LEDs Embedded in Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosmic-Light-With-LEDs-Embedded-in-Resin/
Cosmic Light With LEDs Embedded in Resin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/11QL/F3KLNTEC/FU411QLF3KLNTEC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/11QL/F3KLNTEC/FU411QLF3KLNTEC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/11QL/F3KLNTEC/FU411QLF3KLNTEC.SMALL.jpg technoplastique I wanted to make a light out of resin that used LEDs but no soldering (I know a lot of people don't solder, and there are probably a few like me that can do it but don't really like to do it.) It's powered by a couple of coin batteries so it's easy to work on without any risk of shock. And the fin...
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Sun, 1 Jul 2007 01:36:34 PDT
Roly Poly LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Roly-Poly-LED/
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Fri, 6 Apr 2007 16:56:47 PDT
Programmable LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-LED/
Programmable LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/TS0Z/FXEEYVZDE98/FDKTS0ZFXEEYVZDE98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/TS0Z/FXEEYVZDE98/FDKTS0ZFXEEYVZDE98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/TS0Z/FXEEYVZDE98/FDKTS0ZFXEEYVZDE98.SMALL.jpg alex_weber Inspired by various LED Throwies, blinking LEDs and similar instructables I wanted to do my version of an LED controlled by a microcontroller.The idea is to make the LED blinking sequence reprogrammable. This reprogramming can be done with light and shadow, e.g. you could use your flashlight.This is...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2007 04:31:50 PST