Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Jul 2016 12:03:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Raspberry Pi 3 Gaming Station http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Raspberry-Pi-3-Gaming-Station/
DIY Raspberry Pi 3 Gaming Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/9ATU/IQ2KD1I1/FDZ9ATUIQ2KD1I1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/9ATU/IQ2KD1I1/FDZ9ATUIQ2KD1I1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/9ATU/IQ2KD1I1/FDZ9ATUIQ2KD1I1.SMALL.jpg Van Damage This is my custom built Raspberry Pi 3 Gaming Station I built into a Pelican case I had left over from my boombox projects.Inside the case is the Raspberry Pi 3, a 10.1" screen adhered to a 2mm thick piece of plexiglass, a DC converter board to bring down the power from 19v to 5v, a small 6w audio b...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:27:59 PDT
LCD 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-3D-Printer/
LCD 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SMALL.jpg lcs5000 I am a fifteen year old who took an interest in 3D printing about two years ago. I tried and failed to build a fused deposition modeling 3D printer. There were too many moving parts that I had issues with. So, I began exploring simpler, less complex printers. I came across the "Olo" smartphone 3D pr...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 07:44:28 PDT
How to Seal Electric Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Seal-Electric-Paint/
How to Seal Electric Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/HLOZ/IPWWUHRA/F8GHLOZIPWWUHRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/HLOZ/IPWWUHRA/F8GHLOZIPWWUHRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/HLOZ/IPWWUHRA/F8GHLOZIPWWUHRA.SMALL.jpg Bare Conductive Artist Thomas Evans explains how to make your projects smudge proof!So you finally got your project up and running with the Electric Paint. Those of you using the material for the first time may have noticed that its water soluble, which means it washes off your hands easily, but can also smudge a l...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 02:56:44 PDT
Make a Handheld InkJet Printer! Print on ANY Surface! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Handheld-InkJet-Printer-Print-on-ANY-Surfac/
Make a Handheld InkJet Printer! Print on ANY Surface! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZSXF/IPWWS3I3/FWHZSXFIPWWS3I3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZSXF/IPWWS3I3/FWHZSXFIPWWS3I3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/ZSXF/IPWWS3I3/FWHZSXFIPWWS3I3.SMALL.jpg dosman33 I found this kickstarter for something called the InkShield. It’s an Arduino shield that drives a single black inkjet cartridge for manual operation. I backed the kickstarter and got my shield. This instructable is how I made mine into a fully functioning project. If you build this, you will have a ...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 06:01:14 PDT
Mini Emoticon Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Emoticon-Keyboard/
Mini Emoticon Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JJOY/IPTJJDEX/FC1JJOYIPTJJDEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JJOY/IPTJJDEX/FC1JJOYIPTJJDEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/JJOY/IPTJJDEX/FC1JJOYIPTJJDEX.SMALL.jpg tedmyers Do you use emoticons? Do you ever wish you could have a button to quickly and easily type an emoticon?Well, look no further because I'll show you how to make a mini emoticon keyboard with a keyboard switch tester, an adafruit trinket board, and a 3d printed case. What is it exactly? This is a mi...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:06:24 PDT
Arduino Automatic Milk feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Milk-Feeder/
Arduino Automatic Milk feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/HOA0/IPSMDMDH/FNVHOA0IPSMDMDH.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR When puppies are born they are wrapped in a clear sac called the amniotic membrane. This membrane must be removed from the puppy’s face in order for it to breathe.Once it is cleared it will start crawling towards its mother,About First milk :- Colostrum is the milk that the mother produces the first...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 23:14:36 PDT
Home automation using arduino with wifi, bluetooth and IR remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-Using-Arduino-With-Wifi-Bluetooth-/
Home automation using arduino with wifi, bluetooth and IR remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/GQYM/IPPN0ZQG/FRYGQYMIPPN0ZQG.SMALL.jpg Amith MP This is a tutorial to show how to build a home automation system using arduino with Wifi [ESP8266-01], bluetooth (HC-05) and IR remote control. Home automation results in a smarter home and is used to provide a higher and healthier standard of living. The beauty of a home automation system is that i...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:06:12 PDT
Starter Project 3 | Sensing Spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Starter-Project-3-Sensing-Spaces/
Starter Project 3 | Sensing Spaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KP0L/IPMWO9HC/F0EKP0LIPMWO9HC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KP0L/IPMWO9HC/F0EKP0LIPMWO9HC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/KP0L/IPMWO9HC/F0EKP0LIPMWO9HC.SMALL.jpg Bare Conductive Explore large scale sensors in the spaces around youExplore large scale sensors in the built spaces around you. Use the Touch Board Starter Kit to create an alarm sensor able to detect a sneaky intruder crossing a threshold.For more project ideas visit www.bareconductive.com Materials To begin yo...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 02:39:39 PDT
Intro to Printed Circuit Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Printed-Circuit-Boards/
Intro to Printed Circuit Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/UEPM/IPH0GH2M/FYJUEPMIPH0GH2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/UEPM/IPH0GH2M/FYJUEPMIPH0GH2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/UEPM/IPH0GH2M/FYJUEPMIPH0GH2M.SMALL.jpg tedmyers In this instructable, I'll go over what a printed circuit board is, where they are used, and the basics of how to make one yourself. So sit back, strap in, and enjoy learning about this very important and interesting method of making electronics!Note: this is an introductory guide. I'm sure that the...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:34:55 PDT
How to Program a LilyPad Without FTDI Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Program-a-LilyPad-Without-FTDI-Converter/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 01:15:31 PDT
3D Printed Sewable Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Sewable-Battery-Holder/
3D Printed Sewable Battery Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/RGFK/IPEIIA0H/FYQRGFKIPEIIA0H.SMALL.jpg Fabriko We like etextiles a lot - they make soft materials projects way more interesting and you can learn about electronic circuits in the process. The lilypad and sewable holders you can buy are really good but we are in New Zealand and thanks to being miles from anywhere and the rubbish exchange rate at ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:58:25 PDT
Piano safe with melody 'key' http://www.instructables.com/id/Piano-Safe-With-Melody-key/
Piano safe with melody 'key' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BVDN/IP9ZIKYR/FDWBVDNIP9ZIKYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BVDN/IP9ZIKYR/FDWBVDNIP9ZIKYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/BVDN/IP9ZIKYR/FDWBVDNIP9ZIKYR.SMALL.jpg kenyer A box that only opens when you play the right melody.Why?In The Netherlands it is a known custom to celebrate 'Sinterklaas' on the 5th of December. When children are still young, Sinterklaas will come with his friends to bring presents. When the kids get bigger, this tradition transforms in a differ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 12:21:58 PDT
Gassistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Gassistant/
Gassistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/Y2SB/IP91OCB1/FQLY2SBIP91OCB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/Y2SB/IP91OCB1/FQLY2SBIP91OCB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/Y2SB/IP91OCB1/FQLY2SBIP91OCB1.SMALL.jpg iot_lab The issue we want to address: In many Asia countries, LPG bottle exists in most household. There is a frustration when the bottle run out while cooking. Moreover, there is a risk of explosion (In Vietnam, where I live, there are some cases the bottle explored, claimed the life of innocent people). W...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 02:09:51 PDT
$100 Smart Mirror Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Smart-Mirror-Pi/
$100 Smart Mirror Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/DG5G/IP66VLLR/FM9DG5GIP66VLLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/DG5G/IP66VLLR/FM9DG5GIP66VLLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/DG5G/IP66VLLR/FM9DG5GIP66VLLR.SMALL.jpg Carl Gordon Media I saw one of these mirrors online and instantly set out to make one in the cheapest, thriftiest and easiest way I could find and now you can too! This mirror is my second iteration, I used a Laptop first to write the code and eased my way into using the Raspberry Pi, The total cost of the build was...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 02:30:13 PDT
DIY FPV Racing Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-FPV-Racing-Drone/
DIY FPV Racing Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0G15/IP45J5U5/F9S0G15IP45J5U5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0G15/IP45J5U5/F9S0G15IP45J5U5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/0G15/IP45J5U5/F9S0G15IP45J5U5.SMALL.jpg mattias11 Whether it be a car, boat, or plane, piloting all remote controlled vehicles provide a great source of fun and interest. With that said, FPV quad rotor flying is a whole new experience, and building one your self is a whole new fun in itself. For those who do not know, FPV (first person view) flying...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 06:59:12 PDT
Simple Polygraph with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Polygraph-With-Arduino/
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 08:28:08 PDT
How to make an Electronic Dice Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Electronic-Dice-Roller/
How to make an Electronic Dice Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/547A/IP08XS4X/FWG547AIP08XS4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/547A/IP08XS4X/FWG547AIP08XS4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/547A/IP08XS4X/FWG547AIP08XS4X.SMALL.jpg tedmyers This post details a project I finished last summer, an electronic dice roller. In this post, I'll go over how and why I created it, and how you can make one too! Why Build an Electronic Dice Roller? My goal for this device was to display the result of a simulated "dice roll", allowing for easy a...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2016 08:22:39 PDT
Discover Electronics With Snap Circuits Arcade (A Review) http://www.instructables.com/id/Discover-Electronics-With-Snap-Circuits-Arcade-A-R/
Discover Electronics With Snap Circuits Arcade (A Review) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Snap Circuits is an educational toy that teaches electronics with solderless snap-together electronic components. Each component has the schematic symbol and a label printed on its plastic case for easy identification. They snap together with what appear to be ordinary clothing snaps. The components...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 07:59:29 PDT
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-Control-Mount-and-120-VAC-Connection/
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SMALL.jpg truwebs The purpose of this Instructable is to show how to fabricate a mount and connect an AC Traffic Light Control Board.Please VOTE. Beyond Comfort Zone!This is my first time installing a pre-built control board of any type and retrofitting a traffic light in this manner. Also, my first time working wit...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 22:02:27 PDT
3D Printed button, Low budget & super easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Button-Low-Budget-Super-Easy/
3D Printed button, Low budget & super easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/MJZZ/IOSP6NSW/FXAMJZZIOSP6NSW.SMALL.jpg Mr_MdR For different projects I needed many cheap buttons. Tact switches are cheap; but not always handy since they can be too small, have pointing legs etc. Therefore I decided to invest some time in designing a button witch is easy to make, (and also fast to make), doesn't cost a dime and consist only of...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 16:01:38 PDT
How to build 100 watt 12v DC to 220v AC inverter circuit using EasyEDA http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-100-Watt-12v-DC-to-220v-AC-Inverter-C/
How to build 100 watt 12v DC to 220v AC inverter circuit using EasyEDA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SMALL.jpg vividz We all face power cuts in our houses or offices some time or another. At those times we generally use Generator or an Inverter. Power generators use petrol or diesel as fuel and they are noisy. We will not be discussing about the power generators here. Here we will be talking about the Inverter. Inv...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 02:11:03 PDT
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Fan-Speed-Controller/
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Have you ever got all nice and comfy in your seat, wrapped in blankets ready to watch Netflix, only to realise you left the fan on? Turn the fan on a warm night only to be awoken by freezing wind circulating your bedroom? If you're like me and have these problems a lot, then maybe you should make th...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 04:42:51 PDT
Magnetic connectors for batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Connectors-for-Batteries/
Magnetic connectors for batteries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/OFOQ/IOOD5YBM/F2VOFOQIOOD5YBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/OFOQ/IOOD5YBM/F2VOFOQIOOD5YBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/OFOQ/IOOD5YBM/F2VOFOQIOOD5YBM.SMALL.jpg Matlek Hi everyone,Here is a small tutorial about useful and easy to make battery connectors. I recently started to use 18650 cells batteries from old laptops, and I wanted a quick and easy way to connect them. Connectors using magnets were the best option, but I had to figure out how to use them correctly...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 12:40:55 PDT
Crystal Radio to Go: A Portable, Battery-less Crystal Receiver in a Pizza Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Radio-to-Go-a-Portable-Battery-less-Crysta/
Crystal Radio to Go: A Portable, Battery-less Crystal Receiver in a Pizza Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/WSOA/IOLUJIHN/F7QWSOAIOLUJIHN.SMALL.jpg John Greenlee Experience the fun of building one of the earliest kinds of broadcast radio receivers! With it, you’ll be able to pick up stations without using any batteries. It relies entirely on the electrical energy already present in the airwaves. You’ll also be able to take your pizza box radio “to go,” becau...
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Tue, 24 May 2016 14:41:46 PDT
Ferric Chloride Agitator for Circuit Board Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferric-Chloride-Agitator-for-Circuit-Board-Etching/
Ferric Chloride Agitator for Circuit Board Etching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/INRP/IOIQSCA2/F6DINRPIOIQSCA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/INRP/IOIQSCA2/F6DINRPIOIQSCA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/INRP/IOIQSCA2/F6DINRPIOIQSCA2.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech When manufacturing circuit boards, the most popular method of removing the copper around the traces is ferric chloride etching. This process is slow, but can be sped up by agitating and heating the solution during the etching process. This instructable will show you how to build a contraption that...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 14:38:12 PDT
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Cardboard-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
How to Make a Cardboard Solder Fume Extractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/2ZOO/IOK3MK8N/F7K2ZOOIOK3MK8N.SMALL.jpg made2hack I make a solder fume extractor using very basic materials anyone can easily find. All you need is a 12V PC Fan, some recycled fiber cardboard (you can use corrugated cardboard from a box) and a hot glue gun (as well, you can use PVA glue). Cutting the first square of cardboard I begin by tracin...
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Mon, 23 May 2016 12:47:52 PDT
WIRELESS GAMING CONSOLE USING HUMAN GESTURES http://www.instructables.com/id/WIRELESS-GAMING-CONSOLE-USING-HUMAN-GESTURES/
WIRELESS GAMING CONSOLE USING HUMAN GESTURES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/3EDH/IOFZASYP/FT73EDHIOFZASYP.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR watch this video ! this is a 2d game in this project we are going to build 2D game and Hardware to control game wirelessly using gestures. To build Hardware and Software Gesture based Game controller and Game design Guide....(both Hardware and software !!) Introduction Now a days virtual envir...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 03:04:25 PDT
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3x3x3-LED-Cube-for-Arduino-Nano/
DIY | 3x3x3 LED Cube for Arduino Nano+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/444G/IOEXUKDX/FI8444GIOEXUKDX.SMALL.jpg RGBFreak Hi everyone!My name is RGBFreak and I created a YouTube channel quite recently.I love DIY and I especially love LED's, so that's why I decided to make my own 3x3x3 LED Cube!You will need the following items to make this LED Cube: • 27 single colored LED's. • Arduino Nano or one of his bigger broth...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 02:01:27 PDT
Matariki Paper LED Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Matariki-Paper-LED-Circuit/
Matariki Paper LED Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SMALL.jpg Fabriko Matariki is the Māori name for a cluster of seven stars also known as the Pleides, or the seven sisters. In New Zealand the rise of Matariki marks the beginning of the lunar new year. 2016 celebrations start on June 2nd and continue through to the 26th. Here is a fun papertronics activity that can b...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 21:16:00 PDT
Computational Millennium - Evolution of a Dreamcatcher Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Computational-Millennium-Evolution-of-a-Dreamcatch/
Computational Millennium - Evolution of a Dreamcatcher Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/S29S/IOEBCJEV/F49S29SIOEBCJEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/S29S/IOEBCJEV/F49S29SIOEBCJEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/S29S/IOEBCJEV/F49S29SIOEBCJEV.SMALL.jpg moon_goose I started working with the Research Group at Autodesk with Dreamcatcher about 2 years ago. At that time I was using it to design spacecraft. Since that time I have learned to love this software tool as it allows me to explore thousands of designs, and options that I would have never imagined due to ...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 08:59:53 PDT
DIY Single Ended Vacuum Tube Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Single-Ended-Vacuum-Tube-Amplifier/
DIY Single Ended Vacuum Tube Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech For those of you who want to have the warm sound of a vacuum tube amplifier, when playing guitar or just listening to music, but cannot afford to buy an expensive tube amplifier, this instructable is for you. This instructable will show you how to build a vacuum tube amplifier using parts sal...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 12:36:25 PDT
How to measure temperature very accurately with an Arduino and a TSYS01 Temperature Sensor Board. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Measure-Temperature-Very-Accurately-With-an/
How to measure temperature very accurately with an Arduino and a TSYS01 Temperature Sensor Board. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/60ZU/IO6E61LK/FSQ60ZUIO6E61LK.SMALL.jpg Apocalyt While studying in university we were challenged as part of a course work into designing a box with very accurate temperature control. If the project were to succeed, multiple boxes were to be built and used in a research project studying the effect of surface material on the perceived temperature of...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 09:44:28 PDT
$2 Indoor studio Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-LED-Lamp-for-Indoor-Photography-Under-2/
$2 Indoor studio Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/8CET/IO8WFFXQ/FSL8CETIO8WFFXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/8CET/IO8WFFXQ/FSL8CETIO8WFFXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/8CET/IO8WFFXQ/FSL8CETIO8WFFXQ.SMALL.jpg geekrex Last week i uploaded a project on home automation ,so i borrow a led strip for demonstration .It was lying on my desk. so i was wondering weather the warm light can be used for photography or not ??I wanted to make a big panel but as it was friends item i could used only a small part of it .I decide...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 09:06:55 PDT
Magnetic Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Arc-Reactor/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 12:16:50 PDT
Arduino Bottlefiller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bottlefiller/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 07:35:07 PDT
Disco LED Party Cup! http://www.instructables.com/id/Disco-LED-Party-Cup/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 05:43:23 PDT
Design a romantic PCB using a free PCB design tool - EasyEDA http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Romantic-PCB-Using-a-Free-PCB-Design-Tool/
Design a romantic PCB using a free PCB design tool - EasyEDA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/MCGW/INZGCC9D/FZAMCGWINZGCC9D.SMALL.jpg vividz Have you ever tried to design a PCB for your lover or children or friends on a special day? Why not? PCB also could be an amazing gift which reveals your creativity also hones your PCB skills. Here I’d like to share a Romantic PCB designed using EasyEDA. It is a free, web-based and easy-to-use EDA t...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 03:59:57 PDT
DIY Easy Coilgun | Electronic Projectile Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Coilgun-Electronic-Projectile-Launcher/
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Sat, 7 May 2016 06:20:13 PDT
Magi-tek Tank (RC Car) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magi-tek-Tank-RC-Car/
Magi-tek Tank (RC Car) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/EHSD/INUV1BR3/FWOEHSDINUV1BR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/EHSD/INUV1BR3/FWOEHSDINUV1BR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/EHSD/INUV1BR3/FWOEHSDINUV1BR3.SMALL.jpg Solenbun "This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)"Introduction to the ProjectThe Magi-Tek Tank is a small remote controlled car that works through the use of the Arduino UNO microcontroller, Adafruit's L...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 19:45:12 PDT
Listen to Electromagnetic Fields http://www.instructables.com/id/Listen-to-Electromagnetic-Fields/
Listen to Electromagnetic Fields - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/NCLN/INUV2GP6/FTMNCLNINUV2GP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/NCLN/INUV2GP6/FTMNCLNINUV2GP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/NCLN/INUV2GP6/FTMNCLNINUV2GP6.SMALL.jpg The Science Elf We live in a world full of electronics, and yet there's one thing we're all mostly oblivious to. Everything electrical you own, including whatever device you're reading this on, has a magnetic field. Simply put, where there's electricity, there's magnetism, but despite all that, we have no real way ...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 15:46:19 PDT
DIY Bench Power Supply (Dual-Channel) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bench-Power-Supply-Dual-Channel/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 04:41:58 PDT
The Musixel BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Musixel-BoomBox/
The Musixel BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/OJ33/INT6D9EJ/FOBOJ33INT6D9EJ.SMALL.jpg andy.spikenzielabs The Musixel is a board designed to interpret the frequencies in music or sounds and generate a light-show on up to 64 addressable LEDs. The Musixel has a few modes built-in, one of them is a 'Graphic Equalizer' styled visualizer that is more than just a little cool. In this project it runs an 8x8 ma...
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Wed, 4 May 2016 14:47:42 PDT
Light Show Jacket That Reacts To Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Show-Jacket-That-Reacts-to-Music/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 16:24:53 PDT
Arduino MS Train Simulator Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MS-Train-Simulator-Console/
Arduino MS Train Simulator Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/Q9H3/INOTXY38/F9FQ9H3INOTXY38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/Q9H3/INOTXY38/F9FQ9H3INOTXY38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/Q9H3/INOTXY38/F9FQ9H3INOTXY38.SMALL.jpg DHTArduinoNerd I am a big train buff loving everything there is about them, This also means I like to play Train Simulator from Microsoft. Using a keyboard to drive a train is not the most prudent way. I looked at rail driver but for 200 dollars, it wasn't my cup of tea. So I had the idea of making a train simulat...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 21:04:33 PDT
Arduino OLED 128X64 IIC Serial Display: printing text and moving images http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-OLED-096-IIC-Serial-128X64-Display-Setting/
Arduino OLED 128X64 IIC Serial Display: printing text and moving images - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/ZNVR/INOW2Y9D/FSAZNVRINOW2Y9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/ZNVR/INOW2Y9D/FSAZNVRINOW2Y9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/ZNVR/INOW2Y9D/FSAZNVRINOW2Y9D.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Have you bought yourself an OLED display for Arduino but don't know how to get started? Not as simple to use as you thought? Try this out! You'll learn to wire up your OLED display and communicate to it over serial (I2C). We're going to cover how to 1) send text input from the serial window on the ...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 20:56:37 PDT
Automatic electronic plant waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Electronic-Plant-Waterer/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:00:06 PDT
Guitar Pedal Building, From Zero to Rock http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Building-From-Zero-to-Rock/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 02:20:14 PDT
Photo-sensetive Running Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-sensetive-Running-Top/
Photo-sensetive Running Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SMALL.jpg emilydaub If you run at night this is for you. This lights up as it gets darker outside on two independent photocells and no micro controller!Materials 10 x 3mm red LEDs12 x 3mm white LEDs2 x PNP 2N3960 -E13 Transistors2 x 5mm Photocells1 x 22k Ω resistor (not pictured) 2 x 47k Ω resistorBattery holder with ...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:28:59 PDT
FPV Internet controlled toy excavator http://www.instructables.com/id/FPV-Internet-Controlled-Toy-Excavator/
FPV Internet controlled toy excavator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/6P0S/INQBKURQ/F7M6P0SINQBKURQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/6P0S/INQBKURQ/F7M6P0SINQBKURQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/6P0S/INQBKURQ/F7M6P0SINQBKURQ.SMALL.jpg bahi The goal was to transform an old and broken RC toy excavator into a First Person View controlled over the internet one.Trying to reuse as much as possible, and involving the kids in the process.Controlled from a web browser from anywhere in the world with internet connection.The main components I u...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 14:54:41 PDT
RC Car to Autonomous Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-to-Autonomous-Arduino-Robot/
RC Car to Autonomous Arduino Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/JV9A/IN9444DR/FZCJV9AIN9444DR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/JV9A/IN9444DR/FZCJV9AIN9444DR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/JV9A/IN9444DR/FZCJV9AIN9444DR.SMALL.jpg teknohawk Have you ever desired to construct a simple autonomous Arduino robot? I was inspired to build a basic Arduino robot in order to aid my understanding of the Arduino, the Arduino IDE, and the operation of ultrasonic sensors and motor drivers. And so, I have built such a robot with the intent to teach ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 17:00:41 PDT