Instructables: exploring - technology - ir - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:08:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 You can turn on the TV at ANY TIME. http://www.instructables.com/id/You-can-turn-on-the-TV-at-ANY-TIME/
You can turn on the TV at ANY TIME. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/6CXM/IDUR0CRN/FH36CXMIDUR0CRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/6CXM/IDUR0CRN/FH36CXMIDUR0CRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/6CXM/IDUR0CRN/FH36CXMIDUR0CRN.SMALL.jpg wpgnss IoT era.Many things can be controlled remotely. Bluetooth or WiFi is used to these. But I am making is too difficult and expensive. I can more easily access the IR remote module in the surrounding.So, I decided to use the Infrared remote.IR Gateway! Parts for making it 1. Remote controller.I use ...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:06:53 PDT
Controlling servo motor using IR remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-servo-motor-using-IR-remote-control/
Controlling servo motor using IR remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/2MSQ/IDQU1C26/F7J2MSQIDQU1C26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/2MSQ/IDQU1C26/F7J2MSQIDQU1C26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/2MSQ/IDQU1C26/F7J2MSQIDQU1C26.SMALL.jpg mohamed soliman If you are looking for comfort and controlling your electronic devices remotely, you will find your need in this instructable.In this instructable we will learn how to control a servo motor with remote control, this will give you a general concept on how to control remotely. You should know that the...
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:24:22 PDT
Ir Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Ir-Remote-Control-1/
Ir Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/R8K1/IC6IGHSG/FQXR8K1IC6IGHSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/R8K1/IC6IGHSG/FQXR8K1IC6IGHSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/R8K1/IC6IGHSG/FQXR8K1IC6IGHSG.SMALL.jpg Asadullah Mughal Hello! guys today i'm gonna show you how to make your own ir remote control with the help of this you can control your any home appliances. So let's get started Circuit diagam and components Here it is the circuit diagram which we can build it with the help of this diagram. This diagram is avail...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 11:12:58 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
Arduino Distance Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Distance-Sensors/
Arduino Distance Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OFPE/IBL62PFY/FOMOFPEIBL62PFY.SMALL.jpg cornelam A distance sensor is the most important sensor for any robot. It's usually referred to as the "eyes" of a robot. Distance sensors are very useful as we can make systems that react based on how close we are to them or based on the presence of various obstacles. There are two common technologies used ...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:38:03 PDT
Motion-Triggered Music Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-Music-Player/
Motion-Triggered Music Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IAW9/IBHRR4H2/FBZIAW9IBHRR4H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IAW9/IBHRR4H2/FBZIAW9IBHRR4H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/IAW9/IBHRR4H2/FBZIAW9IBHRR4H2.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Turn on music as soon as you walk into a room! This tutorial covers a minimalistic entrance sensor that triggers music of your choice. The design can easily be adapted to suit a variety of needs (e.g. alarm system, motion-triggered lights, etc.). The system is controlled by a Raspberry Pi, and aside...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:04:30 PDT
Low Cost IR Decoder http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-IR-Decoder/
Low Cost IR Decoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Y6BD/IB8I45KH/F1SY6BDIB8I45KH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Y6BD/IB8I45KH/F1SY6BDIB8I45KH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/Y6BD/IB8I45KH/F1SY6BDIB8I45KH.SMALL.jpg bisudw Its just a IR Decoder that can decode the HEXADECIMAL IR signals from the TV remote for further use. like programming any TV remote etc. Its made with Freeduino (not Arduino). Freeduino is a arduino compatible low cost micro controller. You can program using Arduino IDE (just like coding for Arduino...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 21:28:33 PDT
A "comfortable" smart lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-comfortable-smart-lamp/
A "comfortable" smart lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NDOM/IB22C889/F1ONDOMIB22C889.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NDOM/IB22C889/F1ONDOMIB22C889.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/NDOM/IB22C889/F1ONDOMIB22C889.SMALL.jpg frank984 Clicca qui per la versione italianaThe smart lamp is a desk lamp apparently not different from the others that are located in the offices, near the PC monitor. However, it allows you to do one more thing: adjust the indoor thermal comfort by interacting directly with the air conditioner optimizing p...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:59:09 PDT
TV Remote controlled home appliance using 8051 http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-controlled-home-appliance-using-8051/
TV Remote controlled home appliance using 8051 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/F1CR/IAS270DU/F3MF1CRIAS270DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/F1CR/IAS270DU/F3MF1CRIAS270DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/F1CR/IAS270DU/F3MF1CRIAS270DU.SMALL.jpg jaspalsgnr This project is used to switch the electrical appliances remotely using TV remote. It uses philips RC5 protocol based remote. The micro controller used is of Atmel i.e. at89c2051 of 8051 type. I have used triacs instead of relays to switch the AC appliance due to the reason of switching speed of cir...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 23:07:36 PDT
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Huge-Baymax-LED-Halftone-Wall-Art/
How to: Huge Baymax LED Halftone Wall Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/V11Y/IA3VSGFY/F7QV11YIA3VSGFY.SMALL.jpg Mr Hades A 2 ft x 3 ft floating piece of wall art, featuring 2 versions of Baymax, from the Disney movie Big Hero 6. There's a small version of Baymax without his armor, and then a large, halftoned version of Baymax in full armor. The entire design is LED backlit, using an RGB LED strip.The project is expect...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:08:07 PDT
IR Periscope http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Periscope/
IR Periscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/N433/IA1IY8MY/FR5N433IA1IY8MY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/N433/IA1IY8MY/FR5N433IA1IY8MY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/N433/IA1IY8MY/FR5N433IA1IY8MY.SMALL.jpg JonBush I hate exposed wires! You buy a beautiful TV that hangs on your wall and then you have wires running to it, up your wall that ruin it all! Well there are plenty of solutions out there for running wires inside of walls and all that. But that's not what I'm here to show you.Once you have all those ...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 22:38:18 PDT
Infrared Quiz Buzzer ( wireless ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Buzzer-wireless-/
Infrared Quiz Buzzer ( wireless ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ADEH/I9C85HNR/FFHADEHI9C85HNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ADEH/I9C85HNR/FFHADEHI9C85HNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/ADEH/I9C85HNR/FFHADEHI9C85HNR.SMALL.jpg electroWreckers Hey folks!Get ready to explore the nook and corner of the IR signals and flaunt the Arduino codes. IR buzzer uses a circuit similar to that of a TV remote(Break open the remote and have a look!). We have a transmitter and a receiver section. The means of communication between...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 12:33:17 PDT
Wireless Infra Red Perimeter Detection Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Infra-Red-Perimeter-Detection-Device/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:34:56 PDT
Infrared Tachometer using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Tachometer-using-Arduino/
Infrared Tachometer using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XM2X/I8MVZSIG/FSKXM2XI8MVZSIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XM2X/I8MVZSIG/FSKXM2XI8MVZSIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/XM2X/I8MVZSIG/FSKXM2XI8MVZSIG.SMALL.jpg pinodisco Hi, this is just another tachometer as you can also find many tutorials out there. There are different approaches on measuring rpm, what I use here is based on analogRead method as written in arduino playground learning page (http://playground.arduino.cc/Learning/Tachometer) but with some modificati...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 17:23:47 PDT
Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-secret-IR-camera-security-raspberry-pi-unit/
Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SMALL.jpg andyk75 Did you ever wanted to know what's going on in your room, when you're not at home? Did you ever wanted to know who's entering your room and grubbing around in your things? Did you want to have a robot friend you can send messages and who would answer? So then I got news for you: It can be done with ...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:35:40 PDT
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-based-Hexbug-Scarab-Robotic-Spider/
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko The Idea:To build a programmable robotic spider based on Hexbug Scarab, equipped with the following sensor suite: Ultrasonic distance sensor Infrared obstacle sensor Gyroscope Accelerometer Laser pointer (just for fun)The robot should be able to do a lot of things. Among...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:54:07 PDT
Proximity IR Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Proiximity-IR-Switch/
Proximity IR Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/QFOL/I735UQJJ/FJBQFOLI735UQJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/QFOL/I735UQJJ/FJBQFOLI735UQJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/QFOL/I735UQJJ/FJBQFOLI735UQJJ.SMALL.jpg ptabone A switch activated by distance. This example shows the activation of an LED strip.An understanding of electronics (and soldering if using a veroboard) is required to complete this project. A multimeter would be helpful for testing. Parts you will need A power supply from AC to 12V DC A voltage r...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 09:45:33 PDT
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SMALL.jpg bergerab One huge issue in the world of digital music production is keeping that analog warmth (that resonated from reel-to-reel systems and tubes) in modern day digital music. Many swear that analog systems have a sound that can never be replicated by bits, and hope is lost for digital music to match that a...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-LEDs-with-your-TV-remote-Arduino-IR-T/
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I repurposed the useless buttons on my TV remote to control the LEDs behind my TV. You can also use this technique to control all sorts of things with a bit of code editing. I will also talk a bit about the theory of how an infrared transmitter and an infrared rec...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:03:38 PST
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-Bang-Bang-Tag/
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/72N6/I6DYTIZ2/FO172N6I6DYTIZ2.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys....We Are Back....Everyone Wants To be Iron Man One Time in his own life.....So here we present you IRON MAN ARC REACTOR BANG BANG TAG....We Got this idea from our native place where children play games like, Police-Thief in which One Becomes A hero (Police Inspector) And The other become...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:46:04 PST
Make you own custom remote control for your project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-you-own-custom-remote-controle-for-your-proje/
Make you own custom remote control for your project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SMALL.jpg Vitim I did a project that used an arduino and a IR remove library to control a couple things.So in this instructable I show how you can repurpose a remote control to your on purpose.And you don't need anything fancy to make a good looking remote control. And it will look almost like it was built factory ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:19 PST
TV Remote Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-Light-Switch/
TV Remote Light Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/HC7P/I236Y1RG/F7MHC7PI236Y1RG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/HC7P/I236Y1RG/F7MHC7PI236Y1RG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/HC7P/I236Y1RG/F7MHC7PI236Y1RG.SMALL.jpg jaknieper23 I wanted to have the ability to turn my lights and fan on and off with my TV remote. I like this much better than a smartphone enabled light switch because it's much cheaper, and more convenient. Instead of unlocking my phone, going to the app, letting it load, and then turning the lights off, I can...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 21:03:31 PST
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-DSLR-Remote-System/
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Behold, a long range motion triggered DSLR remote system! Build a device that automatically takes photos of moving objects when you're not around. It's the perfect standalone wildlife photography setup.Hate Reading? Here's A Video: A Brief Layman's Explanation: The project is composed of two main un...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:10:39 PDT
Universal Remote Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Laser-Tag/
Universal Remote Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Blast away your friends for hours on end with this custom laser tag system. Who needs to pay to play in an arena when you can make your very own game? Best of all, no special equipment is required, because the "guns" are regular universal TV remotes! Parts and Materials This list includes enoug...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:35:03 PDT
All You Need to Know About LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/All-You-Need-to-Know-bout-LEDs/
All You Need to Know About LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/RY1F/HZ5DVSIO/F7JRY1FHZ5DVSIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/RY1F/HZ5DVSIO/F7JRY1FHZ5DVSIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/RY1F/HZ5DVSIO/F7JRY1FHZ5DVSIO.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Check Out my latest instructable: Solar+Wind Powered HouseIMAGES: LEDs.A Light Emitting Diode is an electronic device that emits light when current is passed through it. LEDs are small, extremely efficient, bright, cheap, electronic components. People think that LEDs are just common light emitting c...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:30:18 PDT
Infrared Smart Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Smart-Outlet/
Infrared Smart Outlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SMALL.jpg bergerab The latest buzz in the tech world has been about "smart" home technology. These technologies are futuristic, and make day-to-day tasks simpler, but for most of us the price for such luxuries isn't realistic. There aren't many cheap alternatives for the consumer; however, for the maker and DIYers th...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:06:46 PDT
Cheap wireless transmission between two Arduinos with Infrared http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-wireless-transmission-between-two-Arduinos-w/
Cheap wireless transmission between two Arduinos with Infrared - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/3UQ2/HXGUPZMF/F4L3UQ2HXGUPZMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/3UQ2/HXGUPZMF/F4L3UQ2HXGUPZMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/3UQ2/HXGUPZMF/F4L3UQ2HXGUPZMF.SMALL.jpg Yoruk Hi all,For a project, I was looking for a cheap solution to send data from an Arduino to an other one. The serial port was already taken, and my transmission (unidirectional) needed to be wireless.My researches has brought me to discover these kinds of radio modules (433MHz). They were available on ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:52:58 PDT
Window to the Night (Night Vision) http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-to-the-Night/
Window to the Night (Night Vision) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SMALL.gif Jake Morton The idea of having a night vision device as a child was unthinkable! Only a few years ago, instructions came out on the internet to make this child-hood fantasy a reality. I decided to make my own! This instructable below won't go into detail on the makings (there are numerous sources and dedicated ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:37:19 PDT
Micromouse(mobile robot) IR distance sensor board +tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Micromousemobile-robot-IR-distance-sensor-board-ti/
Micromouse(mobile robot) IR distance sensor board +tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/P7W4/HVKUHFSH/FK9P7W4HVKUHFSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/P7W4/HVKUHFSH/FK9P7W4HVKUHFSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/P7W4/HVKUHFSH/FK9P7W4HVKUHFSH.SMALL.jpg gycka Hello and welcome to my first instructable! In this short instructable I will explain how to build an IR and phototransistor distance sensor unit. I built this sensor board for my Micromouse robot, however, this board should work on every robot which requires sensors that measure distance. Part a...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 15:53:20 PDT
3D Printed Sumobot [Autonomous RC, Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-designed-printed-1KG-competition-sumobot/
3D Printed Sumobot [Autonomous RC, Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Finally 3D printing is now available in our country now time to make good use of this...Autonomous part voice controlled FUNCTIONS [MODE]Today I updated this instructable to have autonomous functions in the same way voice activated functions to fight you opponents in the ring, by saying specific wo...
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Sat, 10 May 2014 07:49:34 PDT
BIRRD. A Laser Tag Cheating Device. http://www.instructables.com/id/BIRRD-A-Laser-Tag-Cheating-Device/
BIRRD. A Laser Tag Cheating Device. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/F3VB/HUAB3TVW/FUKF3VBHUAB3TVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/F3VB/HUAB3TVW/FUKF3VBHUAB3TVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/F3VB/HUAB3TVW/FUKF3VBHUAB3TVW.SMALL.gif BenBurge Laser Tag is awesome. Losing isn’t. Hanging out with friends, running around, old arcade games in the lobby- what’s not to like? That is, unless you’re like me, and you spend most of the game tagged. So, besides practice… Is there a way to be better at laser tag? Of course! We can cheat. Why make ...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 15:58:16 PDT
Mini line tracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-line-tracer/
Mini line tracer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FW9D/HSJAPV6E/FUUFW9DHSJAPV6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FW9D/HSJAPV6E/FUUFW9DHSJAPV6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/FW9D/HSJAPV6E/FUUFW9DHSJAPV6E.SMALL.jpg pinomelean This is the story of how i made my first robot, and the instructions to build one yourself. It's a simple line tracer, controlled by two op-amps. No microcontroller, no programming... simple analog circuitry. I tried to make it as small as possible, using SMD components and tiny motors. I'm...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:27:18 PDT
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge http://www.instructables.com/id/Capteur-température-choix-du-type-de-degrés-par-in/
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SMALL.jpg GreyHat231 ENGLISH VERSION HERE Dans ce programme nous allons voir comment capter une température et afficher sa valeur sur un lecteur LCD en choisissant si on veut l'afficher en°C ou °F grâce à une télécommande infrarouge. Dans ce tuto j'utilise: -Une carte SainSmart (similaire à Arduino UNO) -Un lecteur LCD...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 13:36:21 PST
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-Remote-Control-Bobble-head-Bobbler/
Build the Remote Control Bobble-head Bobbler! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/Y4QD/HPJ05954/FIXY4QDHPJ05954.SMALL.jpg mazzmn Bobble-heads!!! Every sports fan loves em, but they're kind of boring, just sitting frozen on your shelf :-( I thought it might be fun to create an Automatic Bobble-head Bobbler something that can wake that old bobble-head up and get him nodding away. I finally found time to get one working just in ...
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 10:59:41 PST
Multitouch Music Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Multitouch-Music-Controller/
Multitouch Music Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/QDPE/HOHYOI88/FGXQDPEHOHYOI88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/QDPE/HOHYOI88/FGXQDPEHOHYOI88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/QDPE/HOHYOI88/FGXQDPEHOHYOI88.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This project is an Arduino-powered infrared touchscreen / coffee-table interface that I've been using to control various music and graphics applications on my computer. This is an old project that I've recently had time to go back and document/fix up; this project is a little more special to me than...
By: amandaghassaei

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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 14:58:31 PST
Sky on the Wall (Mood Lighting-IR remote) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sky-on-the-Wall/
Sky on the Wall (Mood Lighting-IR remote) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6PGB/HNID110G/FH56PGBHNID110G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6PGB/HNID110G/FH56PGBHNID110G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/6PGB/HNID110G/FH56PGBHNID110G.SMALL.jpg faziefazie I love LED and stars, and after saw another instructables about star constellation and some mood lighting that was very inspired and I decided I wanted to take that idea and want to create some mood lighting with some skies component such as stars, and cloud, for the bonus there will be some effect ...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 04:44:52 PST
Reverse Engineering: RGB LED Bulb with IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Engineering-RGB-LED-Bulb-with-IR-remote/
Reverse Engineering: RGB LED Bulb with IR remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HH73/HM8D51VF/F2OHH73HM8D51VF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HH73/HM8D51VF/F2OHH73HM8D51VF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/HH73/HM8D51VF/F2OHH73HM8D51VF.SMALL.jpg chr We bought 20 of these RGB LED Light bulbs for a party at work, but I was a little disappointed with the color fading functions they provided. So I decided to take one apart, reverse engineer the IR protocol, and see if it had more functions than those available from the IR remote. Other instructab...
By: chr

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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 10:51:00 PDT
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Permanent-Infrared-DSLR-Camera/
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SMALL.jpg zorwick This instructable is based on another DIY tutorial, what I found on the web, of course changed here and there a bit to suit my possibilities. http://eyesopen.org/2010/nikon-d80-infrared-conversion I will not talk about infrared photography more than this DIY tutorial needs. There are plenty of info...
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 00:56:25 PDT
Remote Controlled Arduino Scoreboard using LED Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Arduino-Scoreboard-using-LED-Str/
Remote Controlled Arduino Scoreboard using LED Strips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QS6I/HKVL7ZJD/FT5QS6IHKVL7ZJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QS6I/HKVL7ZJD/FT5QS6IHKVL7ZJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/QS6I/HKVL7ZJD/FT5QS6IHKVL7ZJD.SMALL.jpg boscopsoultrane SCOREBOARDS ARE EXPENSIVE!  Not only that, very large 7-segment LEDs are expensive, too!  Scoreboards can give your team a sense of legitimacy.   After looking at scoreboards all over the internet, I thought to myself, hey, I don't need to buy a scoreboard, I Could Make That!   My idea was to m...
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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 17:48:50 PDT
How to make a portable infrared night vision scope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-it-works-1/
How to make a portable infrared night vision scope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/NRPA/HJAI2UX6/F4JNRPAHJAI2UX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/NRPA/HJAI2UX6/F4JNRPAHJAI2UX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/NRPA/HJAI2UX6/F4JNRPAHJAI2UX6.SMALL.jpg geq1 Last weekend I decided to make an infrared nightvision scope and here it is. The reason why it works is that the infrared camera can see the infrared lights, but human eye can't. I attached the infrared camera to an old VHS camcorder's viewfinder, so I could see what the camera shows. Three 9 volt b...
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Mon, 22 Jul 2013 16:57:15 PDT
Squishy IR-based Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Squishy-IR-based-Switch/
Squishy IR-based Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SMALL.jpg fabule When we started building Clyde, our adorable adaptable lamp, we knew we wanted a satisfying interaction to toggle between the different lighting modes the lamp offers. We had an idea for a squishy silicone button that feels good to the touch, that is responsive, and sturdy enough to support repeat i...
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Thu, 30 May 2013 09:28:13 PDT
DIY Infrared Night Vision Device http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Infrared-Night-Vision-Device/
DIY Infrared Night Vision Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SMALL.jpg eyebot117 I've been involved with airsoft for about two years being affiliated with a large local group of people in our community who meet regularly and have scheduled games, ops, and events. Airsoft is a great sport and hobby that encourages teamwork, honor, respect, communication, and discipline (as well a...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 21:45:26 PDT
A Study in Non-Standard Distributed Computer Architecture http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Study-in-Non-Standard-Distributed-Computer-Archi/
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 09:45:09 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-TV-B-Gone-Conversion/
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander So last month, I found out my friend's birthday was coming up, and I decided I had to get them something amazing.  She's a really big Doctor Who fan, and I had just finished watching all of the episodes currently on Netflix.  I was browsing around online looking for Doctor Who related presents, and ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:36:41 PDT
Autonomous Arduino Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Arduino-Car/
Autonomous Arduino Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SMALL.jpg absolute zero My questions for the Make-to-Learn Youth Contest :) What did you make? This goal of this project was to take commonly available electronic equipment and create an inexpensive, self-controlled vehicle. In simpler terms, this is an attempt at basic autonomy. It uses an arduino logic board coupled wit...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 17:30:17 PST
Infrared night vision digital camera/camcorder http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-night-vision-digital-cameracamcorder/
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Sat, 9 Jan 2010 08:59:35 PST
IR battle conversion for RC Tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-battle-conversion-for-RC-Tanks/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:35:44 PST
TV Volume Loudness Guard using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Volume-Loudness-Guard-using-Arduino/
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 03:07:42 PST
the TIRR (very simple Timelapse IR Remote) http://www.instructables.com/id/the-TIRR-Timelapse-IR-Remote/
the TIRR (very simple Timelapse IR Remote) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0P44/HAQ3BMW8/FDK0P44HAQ3BMW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0P44/HAQ3BMW8/FDK0P44HAQ3BMW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/0P44/HAQ3BMW8/FDK0P44HAQ3BMW8.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi This new timelapse circuit is much simpler than my first one which had an IC Atmega8, a voltage regulator for the camera, a light sensor to interrupt shooting at night, and of course a potentiometer to set the interval. That was a complicated project (for me) and there was too much chances to m...
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Tue, 8 Jan 2013 08:30:19 PST
IR Remote Controlled Color Changing Cloud (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Controlled-Color-Changing-Cloud-Arduino/
IR Remote Controlled Color Changing Cloud (Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/322Q/HBNXWIEJ/FVQ322QHBNXWIEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/322Q/HBNXWIEJ/FVQ322QHBNXWIEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/322Q/HBNXWIEJ/FVQ322QHBNXWIEJ.SMALL.jpg dablondeemu CLICK HERE FOR THE UPDATED INSTRUCTABLE: http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Rainbow-Cloud-ver-1/ This is a project I created for a Digital Art and Installations class.   The class covered basics of several types of programming, and our projects were meant to be an interactive cross between art and ...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 22:07:57 PST