Instructables: exploring - technology - led - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:53:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Minion Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Night-Light/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:23:31 PDT
LED lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lightsaber/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:28:59 PDT
How to make Ladder game using ATtiny13a and mini breadboard. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Ladder-Game-Using-ATtiny13a-and-Mini-B/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 06:48:20 PDT
LED Light Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Light-Timer/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 13:15:00 PDT
DIY CHEAP LED TORCH http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CHEAP-LED-TORCH/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:35:54 PDT
Lightning LED RGB cloud with mechanical switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-LED-RGB-Cloud-With-Mechanical-Switch/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:32:56 PDT
SIMPLE SUNLIGHT SENSOR http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-SUNLIGHT-SENSOR/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:29:56 PDT
LED Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Necklace/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:18:41 PDT
Fire and Flood Alarm for the Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-and-Flood-Alarm-for-the-Kitchen/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:05:09 PDT
Led POV SMD PCB http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-POV-SMD-PCB/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:39:48 PDT
Flickering LED Candle Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-LED-Candle-Mod/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:03:26 PDT
Progress Bar — Manage your day with a customizable progress bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Progress-Bar-Manage-Your-Day-With-a-Customizable-P/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:26:38 PDT
Basics - Versatile ATTiny85 Lightning Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/Basics-Versatile-ATTiny85-Lightning-Bug/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:53:18 PDT
Desk lamp smoke extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Lamp-Smoke-Extractor/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:59:42 PDT
Flexible LED Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-LED-Matrix/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:01:41 PDT
Glowing LED Mushroom Log Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-LED-Mushroom-Log-Lamp/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:26:39 PDT
LED Trick-or-Treat Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Trick-or-Treat-Alarm/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:02:57 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Fiber Optic Steampunk Squid Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Optic-Steampunk-Squid-Lamp/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:52:29 PDT
Neopixel Talk to the Burning Bush Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Talk-to-the-Burning-Bush-Lamp/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:45:23 PDT
MagicBall Rainbow Light http://www.instructables.com/id/MagicBall-Rainbow-Light/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:41:48 PDT
Light Painting With 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painting-With-3D-Printer/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:18:09 PDT
Automatic Lights for Tool Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Lights-for-Tool-Chest/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:30:10 PDT
Touch activated recycled glow in the dark CD Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Touh-Activated-Recycled-Glow-in-the-Dark-CD-Lamp/
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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:14:49 PDT
Clarinet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Clarinet-Lamp/
Clarinet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SMALL.jpg jillls101 A clarinet lamp is a nice touch for any musician's room.In this instructable I will walk you though the process of creating a functioning lamp out of a clarinet.Warning! Improper wiring of your lamp could lead to an electrical fire. Be very careful when performing these steps. Gathering Materials ...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:03:35 PDT
Fade-in Background LED Lights for TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Fade-in-Background-LED-Lights-for-TV/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 05:46:01 PDT
How to Create a Glistening Bamboo Desklamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Glistening-Bamboo-Desklamp/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:24:43 PDT
HANDPOWERED SERVO TORCH http://www.instructables.com/id/SERVO-TORCH/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 05:06:19 PDT
Interactive RGB LED Matrix, Controlled by Twitch Chat. http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-RGB-LED-Matrix-Controlled-by-Twitch-Ch/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 10:30:10 PDT
LED World Map/Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-World-MapClock/
LED World Map/Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/FU1M/IT684U60/FMIFU1MIT684U60.SMALL.jpg Scenic Sauthoff A steel map, with wood backing, and led strip lighting that lights up on the map wherever it is Noon in the world.Materials Used:18 GA plate steel1" Box Tube (12-18 GA)CAD software and a printerScrap woodTorch (oxyacetylene)Plasma CutterMig WelderSpray PaintWS2812B LED strip lightArunio Uno plus acc...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:06:53 PDT
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Running-Water-Faucet-Lamp/
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad NYC water is da best. Word. Well, maybe not if you live near the Gowanus.Make this cool freestanding lamp that simulates some glowing substance flowing into your cup or wessel. It will never runneth over so no need to worry about liquids and electrical shock. Plumber's crack... So I was changi...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:35:36 PDT
JolliCube (8x8x8 LED Cube) With MD_Cubo Library http://www.instructables.com/id/JolliCube-8x8x8-LED-Cube-With-MDCubo-Library/
JolliCube (8x8x8 LED Cube) With MD_Cubo Library - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/GAKO/IT22R2RO/FX0GAKOIT22R2RO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/GAKO/IT22R2RO/FX0GAKOIT22R2RO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/GAKO/IT22R2RO/FX0GAKOIT22R2RO.SMALL.jpg jollifactory So far, we have only built 3 LED cubes. Our first cube is a 4x4x4 LED cube and though we managed to successfully complete it without too much difficulty, we did not find much excitement and satisfaction experimenting with it.Next, we designed, created and built our second cube, an 8x8x8 LED cube dri...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:09:37 PDT
Animated LED Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-LED-Scarf/
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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:25:26 PDT
Xbox Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Shadow-Box/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:43:31 PDT
Pixie: An Arduino Based NeoPixel Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixie-an-Arduino-Based-NeoPixel-Wristwatch/
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:25:14 PDT
Simple Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Lightsaber-1/
Simple Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SMALL.jpg spaktashabit I've always wanted a custom lightsaber but haven't had the money. this is a relatively cheap way to make an awesome super bright extremely durable lightsaber. some of the parts It takes 3 leds end to end to make 1 inch. so if you have a 36 inch blade like the one I'm making you'll need about 110...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:15:38 PDT
Make Love With LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Love-With-LED/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 06:31:10 PDT
DIY | RGB LED Shades Controlled By Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RGB-LED-Shades-Controlled-by-Arduino/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 01:18:24 PDT
How to change LED color http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-LED-Color/
How to change LED color - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/9S0B/ISYGIKEV/FWI9S0BISYGIKEV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/9S0B/ISYGIKEV/FWI9S0BISYGIKEV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/9S0B/ISYGIKEV/FWI9S0BISYGIKEV.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Light-Emitting Diode / LED Is have so many colors and so many types. This tricks is very useful if you need a colorful LED. For Example: if you have an LED like White LED, and you need a red LED, Don't buy new led just try this Tricks!!!OK Let's Do It!! You need: LED (In this case, i have a LED ...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 03:46:39 PDT
JAR LED LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/JAR-LED-LIGHT/
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 05:19:02 PDT
DIY: LED Flower Crown ♛ / TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Flower-Crown-TUTORIAL/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 08:44:55 PDT
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Capacitive-Sensor-in-Less-Than-2-Minutes/
Arduino Capacitive Sensor In less Than 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/W1NQ/ISCBPDSH/FDVW1NQISCBPDSH.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov Hello !Today I will show you how to make a capacitive sensor with Arduino UNO. Watch the video !!! Parts for the project You will need: 1 x Arduino board 1 x 1M resistor 1 x Touch plate 1x Breadboard 1 x LED 2 x Jumpers Put all together First plug in the resistor in pin 4 and pin 8...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 10:36:13 PDT
Automatic High Power Garden Lamp ( using waste ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automative-High-Power-Garden-Lamp/
Automatic High Power Garden Lamp ( using waste ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GQWG/ISCBM0TI/FH5GQWGISCBM0TI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GQWG/ISCBM0TI/FH5GQWGISCBM0TI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/GQWG/ISCBM0TI/FH5GQWGISCBM0TI.SMALL.jpg TharindaSL It Is very easy to make but its more bright light than any other. You can make it for very cheap price What you Need... 1) 12v 3w(200mah) solar panel or 2pcf of 6v (200mah) solar panels ( you can buy it from local shop of buy it from online shopping site)2) 12pcs of 5730 or 2835 smd chips ( I got...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 06:45:57 PDT
Fancy Room Lighting Control Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Fancy-Room-Lighting-Control-Panel/
Fancy Room Lighting Control Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/I76E/ISCB7S5B/FCQI76EISCB7S5B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/I76E/ISCB7S5B/FCQI76EISCB7S5B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/I76E/ISCB7S5B/FCQI76EISCB7S5B.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Hey! This Instructable will show you how I made a control panel that has three 12 volt power output ports which can be controlled with knobs at the front. I will be connecting the lighting in my basement to the three outputs, so that it can be controlled through the panel. The panel has a nice and ...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 12:27:08 PDT
8-bit wedding LED matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/8-bit-Wedding-Led-Matrix/
8-bit wedding LED matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/ZB57/ISCBF951/FVUZB57ISCBF951.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/ZB57/ISCBF951/FVUZB57ISCBF951.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/ZB57/ISCBF951/FVUZB57ISCBF951.SMALL.jpg tjaap A friend of mine got married last week. He and his girlfriend (now wife) are a really geeky couple. She is a game designer with a web comic on board games, he is a new media artist. They're both crazy creative. So when they announced they were getting married, I immediately thought I should try to b...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:16:59 PDT
OpenLabs 3D Printed Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenLabs-3D-Printed-Lamp/
OpenLabs 3D Printed Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/BUXB/ISCB8W8O/F9KBUXBISCB8W8O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/BUXB/ISCB8W8O/F9KBUXBISCB8W8O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/BUXB/ISCB8W8O/F9KBUXBISCB8W8O.SMALL.jpg marianmoldovan This month at work we moved to some brand new office. Along with the new space we are also working in some new initiatives and most important, a Maker Space. So, new logo and no customized office (for now). We though of building a simple LED 3D printed lamp with the new OpenLabs logo. And that we di...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:29:12 PDT
Wireless Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Night-Light/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:09:45 PDT
How to make a Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Joule-Thief-1/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:35:46 PDT
LED Box Room Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Box-Room-Lamp/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:53:15 PDT
Illuminate - A Social Garment http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminate-a-Social-Garment/
Illuminate - A Social Garment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SMALL.jpg YuchenZ In my fashion tech projects, I am always inspired by social interaction with a strong visual impact. Since my background was in visual design, I enjoy bringing a strong visual impact into the interaction designs of my garments. This garment highlights a physical interaction by illuminating the area...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:22:18 PDT