Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 21 Jan 2017 07:21:38 PST BLOX v1.01 Light sensing bristlebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensing-Bristlebot/
Light sensing bristlebot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/LIK8/IY3D2WDV/FWWLIK8IY3D2WDV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/LIK8/IY3D2WDV/FWWLIK8IY3D2WDV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/LIK8/IY3D2WDV/FWWLIK8IY3D2WDV.SMALL.jpg Bristlebotics This "level up" from your basic brainless bristlebot has the capacity to seek out or "run away" from light sources. Its great fun to lead through a maze with a lighter or torch - like a moth to the flame. Install the light sensors the other way around and it takes on cockroach characteristics, movin...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:05:19 PST
Create an electronic puzzle box http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-an-Electronic-Puzzle-Box/
Create an electronic puzzle box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BMYD/IY3CTAF4/FAGBMYDIY3CTAF4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BMYD/IY3CTAF4/FAGBMYDIY3CTAF4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BMYD/IY3CTAF4/FAGBMYDIY3CTAF4.SMALL.jpg mkanoap In 2013, 24 teams of advanced puzzle enthusiasts met in Washington DC for a three day puzzle hunt known as "The Famine Game." http://www.thefaminegame.comTeams spent the weekend rushing to various DC locations where they would find puzzle to be solved. Each puzzle had as its answer a phrase that...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:54:42 PST
Temperature alarm and time on a LCD screen with a DS3231, Buzzer and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Alarm-and-Time-on-a-LCD-Screen-With-a-/
Temperature alarm and time on a LCD screen with a DS3231, Buzzer and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/MHMX/IY0FYXW9/FZCMHMXIY0FYXW9.SMALL.jpg CreaTechWeb In this article we will measure the temperature and the RTC clock time with the DS3231 module.We will implement a buzzer and led for the temperature alarm.After that, we will display these values on a A000096 1.17 inch TFT/LCD screen!Read the tutorial below or the youtube video! :)Article is also av...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:42:36 PST
Build your own Remote control Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Remote-Control-Plane/
Build your own Remote control Plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/XX7A/IXUQHE02/FALXX7AIXUQHE02.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/XX7A/IXUQHE02/FALXX7AIXUQHE02.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/XX7A/IXUQHE02/FALXX7AIXUQHE02.SMALL.jpg chathuranga liyanage Today, most people choose Remote Controlled Flying as their hobby. It is not just a toy based hobby and it is becoming more professional day by day. Freshers need to get trained by those who are familiar with RC planes before taking it off into the sky.However, finding experienced people is somewhat...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:10:34 PST
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/SpectrumLED-V20-the-ULTIMATE-Variable-Spectrum-Lam/
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 The story of SpectrumLED V2.0 -Back in 2015, I built SpectrumLED (V1) - An INSANELY Bright, 200 WATT, Variable Spectrum LED Panel. It was extremely useful - to be exact, there has not been a day that I used my table for something without turning it on, since I built it. However, my needs have change...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:45:37 PST
9V AC to 25V DC Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/9V-AC-to-25V-DC-Converter/
9V AC to 25V DC Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/XPE7/IY0FX03E/FZHXPE7IY0FX03E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/XPE7/IY0FX03E/FZHXPE7IY0FX03E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/XPE7/IY0FX03E/FZHXPE7IY0FX03E.SMALL.jpg Rajkumar2506 This Circuit will convert 9V AC to 25V DC.This converter circuit uses simply components like Diodes and Capacitors for amplification.You can also change the capacitors value to increase your amplification. Components Required Transformer 9V,500mA ----1Diodes 1N4007 ------ 3Capacitor 470uF,50V---...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:04:34 PST
Interactive Geodesic LED Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Geodesic-LED-Dome/
Interactive Geodesic LED Dome - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/HBX9/IXUSGKNC/FZ5HBX9IXUSGKNC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/HBX9/IXUSGKNC/FZ5HBX9IXUSGKNC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/HBX9/IXUSGKNC/FZ5HBX9IXUSGKNC.SMALL.jpg jrbums I constructed a geodesic dome consisting of 120 triangles with an LED and sensor at each triangle. Each LED can be addressed individually and each sensor is tuned specifically for a single triangle. The dome is programmed with an Arduino to light up and produce a MIDI signal depending on which trian...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:12:21 PST
Wild Thing Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Wild-Thing-Modification/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:16:08 PST
Basic Electronics #2: Voltage http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Electronics-2-Voltage/
Basic Electronics #2: Voltage - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/WAPU/IXUQM7P0/FDDWAPUIXUQM7P0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/WAPU/IXUQM7P0/FDDWAPUIXUQM7P0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/WAPU/IXUQM7P0/FDDWAPUIXUQM7P0.SMALL.jpg Nematic! Every one of us has heard of voltage in our life 12v, 5v, 120v, 3.7v...........etc so what does it means lets find it out ! Watch the video ! If you are lazy and don`t want to read all the stuff you can watch the video Click Here What is it ? Basically, voltage is a quantity which pushes th...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 06:50:05 PST
DIY Variable linear voltage power supply-Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Variable-Linear-Voltage-Power-Supply-Part-1/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 02:08:23 PST
Program ATmega 328 using arduino (Arduino as ISP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-ATmega-328-Using-Arduino-Arduino-As-ISP/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:12:09 PST
Arduino- Controlling LED's with a 4x4 keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlling-LEDs-With-a-4x4-Keypad/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:38:53 PST
Scrolling text on a 8x8 LED matrix using an Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrolling-Text-on-a-8x8-LED-Matrix-Using-an-Arduin/
Scrolling text on a 8x8 LED matrix using an Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/R5N4/IXUS6URC/FW3R5N4IXUS6URC.SMALL.jpg CarterW16 This instructable will explain how to scroll text on an 8x8 matrix Materials Arduino UNO1 or more MAX7219 matrix modules5 wiresSolderless breadboard Wiring Connect the 5V on the arduino to VCC on the matrix Connect the GND to the GND Connect input10 to CS Connect input11 to DIN Connect inpo...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:21:18 PST
ARDUINO _RFID _LCD (rfid security system) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-RFID-LCD-rfid-Security-System/
ARDUINO _RFID _LCD (rfid security system) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6YY/IXQG6BQN/FE0F6YYIXQG6BQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6YY/IXQG6BQN/FE0F6YYIXQG6BQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/F6YY/IXQG6BQN/FE0F6YYIXQG6BQN.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS In the following project we are going to make a rfid card reader by using the arduino uno and a rfid card reader.the following project can do a lot of things such as reading a tag adding of the tag and also the deleting of the tag WATCH THE VIDEO THINGS NEEDED To make the this project you nee...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:03:07 PST
The Don't-Leave-Home-Without-It Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dont-Leave-Home-Without-It-Machine/
The Don't-Leave-Home-Without-It Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SMALL.jpg 60cyclehum Leave no one behind.Spectacles, phone, wallet, watch. Tablet, keys, pocket knife, camera. Multi-tool. USB cable and charger. Extra batteries. Outgoing mail. Coupons, tickets, medication, and makeup. Sunglasses. Contact lens case and solution. That video game you've been meaning to return. A book to ...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:03:00 PST
# Simple Arduino Digital Clock Without RTC Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Digital-Arduino-Clock-Without-RTC-Module/
# Simple Arduino Digital Clock Without RTC Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/05ZJ/IY0FXZGC/F6F05ZJIY0FXZGC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/05ZJ/IY0FXZGC/F6F05ZJIY0FXZGC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/05ZJ/IY0FXZGC/F6F05ZJIY0FXZGC.SMALL.jpg techno man It's just a simple digital clock controlled by Arduino without using any RTC module (Real Time Clock). Every time you switch on this clock you've to set it to the present time, just like the analog clocks found in homes. My aim is to give beginners some understanding on how to work with Arduino usin...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:08:50 PST
*Intense Night Sun* http://www.instructables.com/id/Intense-Night-Sun/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 19:17:12 PST
DIY RC transmitter hack: Joystick MOD http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-Transmitter-Hack-Joystick-MOD/
DIY RC transmitter hack: Joystick MOD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/XYQ9/IXLAD1SR/FERXYQ9IXLAD1SR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/XYQ9/IXLAD1SR/FERXYQ9IXLAD1SR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/XYQ9/IXLAD1SR/FERXYQ9IXLAD1SR.SMALL.jpg SparksonTech Hi everyoneHi friends We have been prototyping since 2015. We rarely documented our works. It would have been really great if someone got benefited from our works, So we thought of posting our ideas projects as Instructables.While searching the internet to collect ideas on DIY-RC Transmitter and Rec...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 05:42:09 PST
IoT Smart Alarm Clock [Open Source Project] http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Smart-Alarm-Clock-Open-Source-Project/
IoT Smart Alarm Clock [Open Source Project] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/54KQ/IXGFIAAV/FRW54KQIXGFIAAV.SMALL.jpg fgebhart Welcome to the Smart Alarm Project!***check out the latest adafruit 3D-Hangouts, where we just got featured!***smart_alarm is an open-source project about building and programming a Internet of Things alarm clock. This instructable provides all information you need to build the smart alarm clock on ...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:56:06 PST
Alexa Controlled Smart Lights+More http://www.instructables.com/id/Alexa-Controlled-Smart-LightsMore/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 17:30:10 PST
Generic Electronic Enclosure, Acrylic http://www.instructables.com/id/Generic-Electronic-Enclosure-Acrylic/
Generic Electronic Enclosure, Acrylic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/25MW/IXAQ6NLF/F4625MWIXAQ6NLF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/25MW/IXAQ6NLF/F4625MWIXAQ6NLF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F46/25MW/IXAQ6NLF/F4625MWIXAQ6NLF.SMALL.jpg jwbrooks0 The goal of this instructable is to help you create your own simple acrylic enclosure that works for any electronics project. Once you've designed your first enclosure, you should be able to easily modify it to accommodate a large range of dimensions and future projects. I've attached a design I'm ...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 18:42:58 PST
Turn An Old Cell Phone Into A Smartwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Old-Cell-Phone-Into-a-Smartwatch/
Turn An Old Cell Phone Into A Smartwatch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/BX21/IXAQ09H8/F05BX21IXAQ09H8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/BX21/IXAQ09H8/F05BX21IXAQ09H8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F05/BX21/IXAQ09H8/F05BX21IXAQ09H8.SMALL.jpg gigafide Smartphones are an integral part of our everyday lives, but remember when they were not so smart? Those golden days when push-button monochrome LCD screened phones did little more than call? I'm sure a lot of us still have some of those old dumb phones lying around. And you're probably wondering...w...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 15:14:01 PST
1.2V to 13.4V Variable Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-to-134V-Variable-Power-Supply/
1.2V to 13.4V Variable Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WLHK/IXAPX66B/FDBWLHKIXAPX66B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WLHK/IXAPX66B/FDBWLHKIXAPX66B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/WLHK/IXAPX66B/FDBWLHKIXAPX66B.SMALL.jpg Rajkumar2506 This Variable Power Supply allows you to change voltage depending on your requirement.You can change the voltage from 1.2 Volts to 13.4 Volts. So you can use this variable power supply for powering your projects too.This variable power supply consists of IC LM317T which allows you to vary voltage. ...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 10:47:37 PST
Nucleo Guitar Effects Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/Nucleo-Guitar-Effects-Pedal/
Nucleo Guitar Effects Pedal - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PO6O/IX6FR6S6/FIUPO6OIX6FR6S6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PO6O/IX6FR6S6/FIUPO6OIX6FR6S6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/PO6O/IX6FR6S6/FIUPO6OIX6FR6S6.SMALL.jpg Guitarman9119 Playing an instrument like the electric guitar requires a lot of time to practice andimprove your playing skills. Certain styles of playing requires specifc effects. To achieve this guitarists use effect units which are commonly known as effects pedals. An effect pedal is an electronic device that u...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 10:00:54 PST
Start Fires With Electricity: DIY Arc Lighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-Fires-With-Electricity-DIY-Arc-Lighter/
Start Fires With Electricity: DIY Arc Lighter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Y895/IX6FMP3J/FO0Y895IX6FMP3J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Y895/IX6FMP3J/FO0Y895IX6FMP3J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Y895/IX6FMP3J/FO0Y895IX6FMP3J.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted a futuristic way to start a fire, or maybe just a cool desk toy that makes plasma? Have you wanted to start a winter fire in a way that does not involve an actual lighter with lighter fluid? Have you ever wanted a lighter that you never have to replace or refill? If so, then ...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 21:01:20 PST
Dual Battery Series Converter Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Battery-Series-Converter-Module/
Dual Battery Series Converter Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/U203/IX0PS5NU/FHQU203IX0PS5NU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/U203/IX0PS5NU/FHQU203IX0PS5NU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/U203/IX0PS5NU/FHQU203IX0PS5NU.SMALL.jpg govindanunni This simple D.I.Y module is all about controlling two battery sources in series combination.Thereby it provides the functionality to manually switch between series or individual battery configuration​ output.For getting a more clear idea about the device check out the above video. Gather the compo...
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Sat, 24 Dec 2016 07:50:08 PST
3D Printed LED Light Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-Light-Strip/
3D Printed LED Light Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZSUS/IX0PUG1F/F1LZSUSIX0PUG1F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZSUS/IX0PUG1F/F1LZSUSIX0PUG1F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/ZSUS/IX0PUG1F/F1LZSUSIX0PUG1F.SMALL.jpg CaryBrace Material list!. 3D printed parts; (either of your own design or from the downloaded files I have supplied)2. 6 LED lights, I purchased mine from Ebay (20Pcs 5mm White Color Pre Wired LEDs 3-42V DC 20cm Wire for Car Boat ( 162014633380 ))3. Push button switch, I purchased mine from Ebay (10 Pcs H...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:53:15 PST
How to convert toy flashlight to rechargeable flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Toy-Flashlight-to-Rechargeable-Flas/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:20:37 PST
Wearable electronics TfCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Electronics-TfCD/
Wearable electronics TfCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/HEIE/IWWFM9BS/FZJHEIEIWWFM9BS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/HEIE/IWWFM9BS/FZJHEIEIWWFM9BS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/HEIE/IWWFM9BS/FZJHEIEIWWFM9BS.SMALL.jpg alexkloootwijk Make your own wearable electronic tattoo. There are two ways of making an electronic circuit in a tattoo. We will explain both ways, one will be more flexible. The other will be sturdier and more weather proof. With the first method the circuit will be made on paper and then placed on the body. This...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 02:40:44 PST
nRF24L01 RC Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Nrf24L01-RC-Transmitter/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 08:30:36 PST
Arduino Buck-Boost Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Buck-Boost-Converter/
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 01:47:28 PST
How to make your own IR mood lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-IR-Mood-Lamp/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 22:54:55 PST
PiMonkey: Create a Twitter Hashtag Monitoring Toy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-How-to-Create-a-Hashtag-Monitoring-Tw/
PiMonkey: Create a Twitter Hashtag Monitoring Toy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SMALL.jpg edmogeor In this project we are going to create a Toy that reacts to a Hashtag on twitter. The toy monitors twitter, when it sees a certain hashtag used it turns on. I decided to use a monkey toy for this project, however any toy that has its own switch could be used! You could even use my code to turn on ot...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:48:37 PST
Smart Shoes-Walking Towards a Better Future http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Shoes-Walking-Towards-a-Better-Future/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 19:04:18 PST
Make a Metal Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Metal-Detector/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:32:18 PST
How to make A23 (23AE) Battery Holder for your tiny projects http://www.instructables.com/id/A23-23AE-Battery-Holder/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:05:52 PST
How to Make Simple DC Voltmeter Using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-DC-Voltmeter-Using-Arduino-UNO/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 07:08:46 PST
3D Printed Mechanical Hand Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Mechanical-Hand-Prototype/
3D Printed Mechanical Hand Prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/BXMW/IWH35E79/FKRBXMWIWH35E79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/BXMW/IWH35E79/FKRBXMWIWH35E79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/BXMW/IWH35E79/FKRBXMWIWH35E79.SMALL.jpg D S-P This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the MAKECourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com) Maybe you became interested in bionics by browsing through YouTube videos, or perhaps through science fiction movies and shows. Regardless, ...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 17:57:32 PST
Notification Flag - Great Intro to Wi-Fi, IFTTT & Huzzah ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/WIFI-Notification-Flag/
Notification Flag - Great Intro to Wi-Fi, IFTTT & Huzzah ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F62/D15T/IWE4LFGB/F62D15TIWE4LFGB.SMALL.jpg Louis George If you enjoy this project consider voting for me in the Internet of Things competition by hitting the vote button at the top right of this page!I am always missing important things ... so I created Flag. An Internet of Things (IoT) device to notify or remind me of these important things! Now with a ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:49:38 PST
Adapted Remote Controlled Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Adapted-Remote-Controlled-Outlet/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 23:19:41 PST
Moodbox, stay connected despite the distance http://www.instructables.com/id/Moodbox-Stay-Connected-Despite-the-Distance/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:55:30 PST
Simple Wi-Fi Controlled LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wi-fi-Controlled-LED-Matrix/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:28 PST
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-RC-Boat-From-Scratch-DIY-RC-Transmitter-and-Re/
The RC boat from scratch (DIY RC transmitter and receiver) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/OYSJ/IW6PJU4N/F7DOYSJIW6PJU4N.SMALL.jpg shazf This project is about building a RC boat of you own and also making your own 2.4ghz transmitter and receiver. I got this idea because i was always fascinated by RC boats....so i thought "why don't you make one?" Frankly speaking whats the use of making a RC boat when its not 100% of your work so i m...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 03:17:21 PST
Build A Bluetooth Boombox Speaker (from scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Bluetooth-Boombox-Speaker-from-Scratch/
Build A Bluetooth Boombox Speaker (from scratch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/OCIZ/IVO7NW7T/FT1OCIZIVO7NW7T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/OCIZ/IVO7NW7T/FT1OCIZIVO7NW7T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/OCIZ/IVO7NW7T/FT1OCIZIVO7NW7T.SMALL.jpg ASCAS This tutorial will teach you everything you need to know on building a kickass DIY Bluetooth Boombox from scratch! This comprehensive video and guide was written so that even newbie makers can follow. No doubt that this speaker setup is really loud, portable and rechargeable as well. _If only I was ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 07:52:04 PST
Cheap Portable Fan for Hats http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Portable-Fan-for-Hats/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:16:21 PST
The Junkbots' Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Junkbots-Sound-System/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:38:25 PST
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rebels-Vs-Empire-Glowing-Emblems/
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Today we'll build a cheap, simple and quick wall fixture with Star Wars motives on them! These are surprisingly easy to make, and there are really endless opportunities as for what you can make. They make great decorations for your wall, or maybe as a gift for a friend or relative?Materials: Can...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:22:46 PST
LED Sequential Control http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sequential-Control/
LED Sequential Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/KX4Y/IVO3XEQ1/FIFKX4YIVO3XEQ1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/KX4Y/IVO3XEQ1/FIFKX4YIVO3XEQ1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/KX4Y/IVO3XEQ1/FIFKX4YIVO3XEQ1.SMALL.jpg smcontroller Once you've blinked a few LED's on and off a few times, you might think, what next ? In this tutorial we will look at using a few LED's to blink in a programmable sequence which can look quite dramatic.The ATmega328's pins are able to source enough current to drive a single LED, but we still need to...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 10:17:34 PST
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkers-Word-Clock-REVISITED-NOW-110-More-AWESOME-/
Tinker's Word Clock - REVISITED! NOW 110% more AWESOME (Clean and easy to make) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ZJCN/IXQFZ2YW/FBZZJCNIXQFZ2YW.SMALL.jpg TinkerElectric Hi, I'm John. I have been tinkering with Word Clocks for years. There is only one thing I like more than making word clocks… it’s designing them so that they are easy to put together. This tutorial will go through my latest version (5!!!!!). By the end of it you will have a clock with:User selectabl...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 23:23:48 PST
A Simple Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Counter/
A Simple Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/3VX3/IVO3HVON/FS33VX3IVO3HVON.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project was developed with an Arduino Micro and a Common Anode (CA) 4x7-Segment Display only, and so it can count from 0000 to 9999. List of Materials 1 Arduino Micro, 5V 1 Common Anode, 4x7-Segment Display ...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 16:11:30 PST