Instructables: exploring - technology - led - diy http://www.instructables.com Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:25:12 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make an Arcade Marquee Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Arcade-Marquee-Lightbox/
How to Make an Arcade Marquee Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6J72/IK7BTML9/FTL6J72IK7BTML9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6J72/IK7BTML9/FTL6J72IK7BTML9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/6J72/IK7BTML9/FTL6J72IK7BTML9.SMALL.jpg MakeItYoutube Old school arcade games are back! Learn how to make a marquee lightbox and bring your favorite game to any room!Don't know a lot about wood-working? Neither do I! I made this to help me learn!If anyone is a wood-shop expert, feel free to give some tips! Video Watch this video instead of the writt...
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 08:03:45 PST
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Heart-Photo-Frame-Make-a-Perfect-Valentines-or/
LED Heart Photo Frame - Make a Perfect Valentine's or Birthday Present - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/XJI3/IK8MWSS2/FIPXJI3IK8MWSS2.SMALL.jpg Dejan Nedelkovski Hello! In this instructable I will show you how you can make this awesome LED Heart Photo Frame. For all Electronics Enthusiasts! Make the perfect Valentine's, Birthday or Anniversary present for your loved ones!You can watch the Demo Video of this project on the video below and read the step by ste...
By: Dejan Nedelkovski

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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 14:59:37 PST
Ambilight system for every input connected to your TV. WS2812B Arduino UNO Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-System-for-Every-Input-Connected-to-Your/
Ambilight system for every input connected to your TV. WS2812B Arduino UNO Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/DLPT/IJYV2OMK/F1DDLPTIJYV2OMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/DLPT/IJYV2OMK/F1DDLPTIJYV2OMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/DLPT/IJYV2OMK/F1DDLPTIJYV2OMK.SMALL.jpg pfoglietta I have always wanted to add ambilight to my TV. It looks so cool! I finally did and I was not disappointed!I have seen many videos and many tutorials on creating an Ambilight system for your TV but I have never found a full tutorial for my exact needs.It is whether the system is only made for 1 sing...
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 03:54:53 PST
LED Night Light DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Light-DIY/
LED Night Light DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS How to make a very simple circuit, AC 220v mains powered to turn on Super Bright LED for your home. . A simple LED driver circuit and very cheap method to build one. You don’t need any special skills to assemble this project Ok! I used an old mobile charger "plug in" to fix it. Ten minutes of free t...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 14:42:39 PST
Accent Lighting/Decorating RGB LED Lighting Strips http://www.instructables.com/id/Accent-LightingDecorating-RGB-LED-Lighting-Strips/
Accent Lighting/Decorating RGB LED Lighting Strips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UFEB/IJKCMA2X/FSAUFEBIJKCMA2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UFEB/IJKCMA2X/FSAUFEBIJKCMA2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/UFEB/IJKCMA2X/FSAUFEBIJKCMA2X.SMALL.jpg alanhatch If you have not hopped on the RGB bandwagon your missing out on what could be the next wave of lighting for all your needs. It's versatile, bends around anything and has the ability of thousands of different colors. Decorating your house with these strips of LED RGB (Red Green Blue) is a breeze and ...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 19:58:36 PST
Homemade Emergency LED Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Emergency-LED-Light-Bulb/
Homemade Emergency LED Light Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5CZR/IJHJPIWH/FBX5CZRIJHJPIWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5CZR/IJHJPIWH/FBX5CZRIJHJPIWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/5CZR/IJHJPIWH/FBX5CZRIJHJPIWH.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS Homemade Emergency LED Light Bulb. A very simple inverter circuit and How to Make a Toroid Transformer. My second inverter circuit DC to AC make it or diy. This Efficient joule thief can take as very little voltage 0.5V to 3v "AA Battery" to Boost Set Up AC or pulsed DC to turn on 120v or 220v small...
By: GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 15:04:53 PST
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-NOT-to-Make-an-Electroluminescent-Edison-Lamp-/
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 In this instructable, I am going to show you How To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp. Well, that, was what this Instructable was originally about. I thought of attaching EL Wire inside a mason jar at an up-and-down zigzag way, Which would make it look like a pretty awesome Edison Lamp! Though...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:42:21 PST
The LED http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LED/
The LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/FNAL/IJHHN97S/FKUFNALIJHHN97S.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 LED is a type of P-n junction diode. It is always used in the Forward-Biased mode.'LED' stands for - " Light Emitting Diode " , which means that it's a Diode which emits light .This is the main difference between an ordinary diode and a LED.More information about the LED and its theoretical concepts...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:34:20 PST
Cheapest Sound Impact Sensor under http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Sound-Impact-Sensor-Under/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 20:27:46 PST
Police strobe light with scanner rgb leds and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Police-Strobe-Light-With-Scanner-Rgb-Leds-and-Ardu/
Police strobe light with scanner rgb leds and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SMALL.jpg BGprojectz It's not a real flash pattern used by police. Just a few loops programmed by me to demonstrate some possibilities.DISCLAIMER: I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS OR CONSEQUENCES REGARDING THIS TUTORIAL.Use it only indoors and in private property! It is not permitted to impersonate a police officer...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:10:39 PST
Beambox: NEXT - the tower that glows to your commands http://www.instructables.com/id/Beambox-NEXT-the-Tower-That-Glows-to-Your-Commands/
Beambox: NEXT - the tower that glows to your commands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8OOU/IJ1RPM12/FSW8OOUIJ1RPM12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8OOU/IJ1RPM12/FSW8OOUIJ1RPM12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/8OOU/IJ1RPM12/FSW8OOUIJ1RPM12.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Beambox NEXT is the second version of the cheap, easy to build light tower. It runs off of an Arduino Nano and costs less than $15. What's new is this version is the redesigned base, accompanied by 3 capacitive touch buttons and a much heavier wooden base making it less prone to falling over. The Be...
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Tue, 5 Jan 2016 14:51:39 PST
Arduino Solar Tracker Using LEDs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Solar-Tracker-Using-LEDs/
Arduino Solar Tracker Using LEDs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LZDN/IIYUR27J/FOCLZDNIIYUR27J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LZDN/IIYUR27J/FOCLZDNIIYUR27J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/LZDN/IIYUR27J/FOCLZDNIIYUR27J.SMALL.jpg GlytchTech So I recently came across a bit of information I had forgotten. LEDs generate a bit of voltage when under illumination of a range of wave lengths. Time to exploit this oddity to make a DIY solar tracker for my solar panels!The code can be found over at my website, along with updates that will be p...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 20:27:16 PST
JolliCube - an 8x8x8 LED Cube (SPI) http://www.instructables.com/id/JolliCube-an-8x8x8-LED-Cube-SPI/
JolliCube - an 8x8x8 LED Cube (SPI) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/O1P1/IIW1Y39O/F68O1P1IIW1Y39O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/O1P1/IIW1Y39O/F68O1P1IIW1Y39O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/O1P1/IIW1Y39O/F68O1P1IIW1Y39O.SMALL.jpg jollifactory LED Cubes never fails to impress us. Watching some animations on 7x7x7 or larger LED Cubes can be very mesmerizing.We have long wanted to build one of these cubes larger than 7x7x7. We researched online for similar projects and found that the time just to construct the LED Cube alone is very time-co...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 17:59:51 PST
Cool DIY Light Up Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-DIY-Light-Up-Shoes/
Cool DIY Light Up Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/M31O/IIUKE1CT/FZRM31OIIUKE1CT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/M31O/IIUKE1CT/FZRM31OIIUKE1CT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/M31O/IIUKE1CT/FZRM31OIIUKE1CT.SMALL.jpg abhinavgandhi09 I made this project to teach young kids the concept of electricity and to show them how LEDs work. Turns out its a great way to start hands on with LEDs. So all you young makers sit tight and go through this short and easy to do instructable and I promise you will end up with a pair of really cool l...
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 00:22:00 PST
LED COP LIGHTS USING ARDUINO! http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-COP-LIGHTS-USING-ARDUINO/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 22:34:37 PST
LED Chaser - Falling Meteor shower Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Chaser-FallingMeteor-Shower-Light/
LED Chaser - Falling Meteor shower Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/580C/IIT968JP/FGG580CIIT968JP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/580C/IIT968JP/FGG580CIIT968JP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/580C/IIT968JP/FGG580CIIT968JP.SMALL.jpg geekrex As a maker i always get up in making something or the other when ever i am free,recently we had Diwali in India.Diwali is one of the largest and brightest festivals in India. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope ove...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 12:38:07 PST
DIY LED panel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Panel/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 11:33:53 PST
Mechanical Strobe LED Light DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Strobe-LED-Light-DIY/
Mechanical Strobe LED Light DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9COX/IIT4VWJC/FLH9COXIIT4VWJC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9COX/IIT4VWJC/FLH9COXIIT4VWJC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/9COX/IIT4VWJC/FLH9COXIIT4VWJC.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS Just for Fun! I created this video to show you how can you make a "Mechanical" strobe light effect. Without any "difficult" circuit like 555 timer chip, but with two motors, First is DC Motor and is working with 12V Battery is coupling with "Washing Drain Pump Motor" it is a Permanent Magnet AC Moto...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 11:12:56 PST
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-40-to-Your-Arduino-Project-IoT-Co/
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SMALL.jpg IoTalabs We are group of internet of things enthusiasts that love hacking together different devices. Check out our current project at our website and take a look at this guide in a different format at our blog. Introduction Arduino is a cool platform because you can easily interact with your projects fro...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 16:55:06 PST
Illuminated Whiteboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Whiteboard/
Illuminated Whiteboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NLNV/IIHPDJ4T/FVVNLNVIIHPDJ4T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NLNV/IIHPDJ4T/FVVNLNVIIHPDJ4T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/NLNV/IIHPDJ4T/FVVNLNVIIHPDJ4T.SMALL.jpg juaspo Hi folks!I've made an instructional video of this project on Youtube so check it out! For a more step by step instruction here goes...So this time I found a white board in the bin and obviously had to do something about it.First thing that came into mind was "obviously I've needed a white board my e...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 12:01:59 PST
Getting Started with LinkIt One - Blinking an LED http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Absolute-Beginners-Guide-to-LinkIt-One-Part-I-/
Getting Started with LinkIt One - Blinking an LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/I68F/IIDH76JO/FOAI68FIIDH76JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/I68F/IIDH76JO/FOAI68FIIDH76JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/I68F/IIDH76JO/FOAI68FIIDH76JO.SMALL.gif psi_square Hi there! Are you often confused by the whole world of new boards and tech that keep coming up every few months? Are you often searching on google just to make sense of it all? Are you willing to make really awesome projects but don't know where to begin? Are you a unicorn?If the answer to a...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 03:43:17 PST
LED Nerf Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Nerf-Mod/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 15:56:33 PST
DIY Arduino Automatic Grow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automatic-Grow-Box/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 10:02:20 PST
DIY Battery (Galvanic cell) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Battery-Galvanic-cell/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:58:31 PST
DIY Bottle Cap Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bottle-Cap-Flashlight/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:35:12 PST
DIY USB Emergency Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Emergency-Light/
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 17:07:25 PST
DIY world clock and weather bot (Arduino + ESP8266) http://www.instructables.com/id/World-clock-and-weather-bot-Arduino-ESP8266/
DIY world clock and weather bot (Arduino + ESP8266) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/OO5J/IHAU6HDU/FPXOO5JIHAU6HDU.SMALL.jpg mronki Hi,in this instuctable you will learn how to make world clock weather bot using Arduino Mega and ESP8266 (AT mode).Features:• personalized bot with LCD screen as mouth, potentiometer as nose and green LEDs as eyes• choosing wanted city/country by using serial communication• saving wanted city/countr...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 16:21:05 PST
How To: Make a Premium Aquarium Light at Home for Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Premium-Aquarium-Light-at-Home-for-C/
How To: Make a Premium Aquarium Light at Home for Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/AF0O/IH3TBHFV/FOKAF0OIH3TBHFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/AF0O/IH3TBHFV/FOKAF0OIH3TBHFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/AF0O/IH3TBHFV/FOKAF0OIH3TBHFV.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hello Everbody,Specially for those who keep Aquariums.Almost Every Aquarists Needs an Premium looking Light, Buy you could see that all Lights which look beautiful , have Very High Price.First of all, i am Starting a Company Named Bubbles AquaLighting, which focus mainly on Building Premium Lights w...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 10:31:28 PST
Floating LED butterflies http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-LED-butterflies/
Floating LED butterflies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/4ICP/IH3OZYJ3/F0D4ICPIH3OZYJ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/4ICP/IH3OZYJ3/F0D4ICPIH3OZYJ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/4ICP/IH3OZYJ3/F0D4ICPIH3OZYJ3.SMALL.jpg nevilS This is my first Instructable, unfortunatly i seem to have lost some of the images that i took of the steps taken how ever this is how it was made.I wanted a night light for my 2 year old daughter but something different. The end result was better then i hoped for , a little on the bright side but n...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 01:19:41 PST
DIY Sewable SMDs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sewable-SMDs/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 04:52:42 PST
8x8x8 Arduino LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-Arduino-LED-Cube/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 19:02:22 PST
Color Changing Model House (Hopeful Wifi Connection) http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Model-House-Hopeful-Wifi-Connection/
Color Changing Model House (Hopeful Wifi Connection) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/D1ZB/IGZGVCC0/FLZD1ZBIGZGVCC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/D1ZB/IGZGVCC0/FLZD1ZBIGZGVCC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/D1ZB/IGZGVCC0/FLZD1ZBIGZGVCC0.SMALL.jpg BryanH33 Mission: In 24 hours, develop a wifi-enabled color changing lamp that interacts with various websites to search for established key words and change the color of the lamp accordingly. Gather Materials chipKIT WF32 Digilent Microcontroller (1) chipKIT Max32 Digilent Microcontroller (1) External...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:21:07 PST
How to make a Huge Light Up LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Huge-Light-Up-LED-Sign/
How to make a Huge Light Up LED Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/Z30K/IH0G11N3/F08Z30KIH0G11N3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/Z30K/IH0G11N3/F08Z30KIH0G11N3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/Z30K/IH0G11N3/F08Z30KIH0G11N3.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to build a huge sign with a custom lettering that can light up through the help of RGB LEDs. But the sign can also be used as your primary light source in your room by utilizing warm white LED strips. Let's get started ! Watch the video! The video gives you al...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 07:57:43 PST
LED Jar as Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Jar-as-Photo-Frame/
LED Jar as Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NNZP/IGTY8932/FZZNNZPIGTY8932.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NNZP/IGTY8932/FZZNNZPIGTY8932.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NNZP/IGTY8932/FZZNNZPIGTY8932.SMALL.jpg tallht As I was looking for a new idea to kill my spare time today, I saw an empty jar at the corner of my bookshelf and some old photos were floating around on my table. I recalled reading somewhere on the Internet in which they showed how to use a jar as a creative way to display your photo.That would wo...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 07:24:06 PST
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SUMO-Smart-Pulse-Monitor-A-Low-Cost-Smart-ECG-/
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :) Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is Electrocardiography...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:53:55 PST
Diy rgb led Mailbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-rgb-led-Mailbox/
Diy rgb led Mailbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/ZZWA/IGM5O2NM/FB3ZZWAIGM5O2NM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/ZZWA/IGM5O2NM/FB3ZZWAIGM5O2NM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/ZZWA/IGM5O2NM/FB3ZZWAIGM5O2NM.SMALL.jpg Miky94x Hi, this is my second instructableI upgrade my mailbox with some rgb led and here i want to explain how i make itin the next step there's all the material and the tool usedthe last step contain the finished mailbox If you like my instructable vote In the contest Materials and Tools Materials lis...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 09:29:51 PST
DIY Glowboard using Bluetooth an Arduino and some WS2812B LED http://www.instructables.com/id/WS2812-controlled-with-Bluetooth-and-Arduino/
DIY Glowboard using Bluetooth an Arduino and some WS2812B LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SMALL.jpg space_pac Hey this is my first Instructable but i am german so my english is not the best :D . So i have searched for an Instructable like i make now for more than an month but i dont find an so i have maked my own Circuit and skript.Please Enjoy. The Parts For this project you will need:Materials:1. An p...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:30:54 PST
Round LED Matrix - 340x WS2801 Pixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-LED-Matrix-340x-WS2801-Pixels/
Round LED Matrix - 340x WS2801 Pixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SMALL.jpg NLED-Projects 340 pieces of WS2801 pixels with 12mm RGB LEDs were used to create a simple to assemble RGB LED matrix/screen. While kind of expensive, they are extremely easy to mount, wire, and to control. This type of WS2801 pixel chipset was chosen for this project as they were readily available, was the corre...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:17:31 PDT
Spinning Skull controlled by Web app http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Skull-controlled-by-Web-app/
Spinning Skull controlled by Web app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/TRYM/IG87EAGA/FQSTRYMIG87EAGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/TRYM/IG87EAGA/FQSTRYMIG87EAGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/TRYM/IG87EAGA/FQSTRYMIG87EAGA.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Here is a great halloween decor item for the dinner/snacks table for your Halloween party. Make a spooky spinning skull which you can trigger from a simple Web App on you tablet/mobile while your guests are picking up their snacks..The spinning skull movement is triggered when you click the "Move H...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 20:51:54 PDT
Yet Another Harbor Freight Flashlight Mod/Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Harbor-Freight-Flashlight-ModHack/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 09:25:04 PDT
Laptop lid mod V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-lid-mod-V2/
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:34:09 PDT
LUX II - the second external pc power button http://www.instructables.com/id/LUX-II-the-second-external-pc-power-button/
LUX II - the second external pc power button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JCBN/IG2JI8ER/F66JCBNIG2JI8ER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JCBN/IG2JI8ER/F66JCBNIG2JI8ER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JCBN/IG2JI8ER/F66JCBNIG2JI8ER.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel born out of laziness (and now carelessness)... LUX IILUX II is used to externally control your computer's power state by acting as if it were your computer's power button - except it is on your desk!It is the second version of the popular LUX - with 43k views and 500+ likes it is one of ...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 13:28:33 PDT
Night Shower- A DIY LED Earring http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Shower-A-DIY-LED-Earring/
Night Shower- A DIY LED Earring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/7SRX/IFYBGJQ9/FBW7SRXIFYBGJQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/7SRX/IFYBGJQ9/FBW7SRXIFYBGJQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/7SRX/IFYBGJQ9/FBW7SRXIFYBGJQ9.SMALL.jpg geekrex My sister had her birthday last week .I wanted to gift her something unique and as a maker i do love creating than buying .Meanwhile Instructables wearable tech Contest was going on,so i thought of giving her a earring.I had no experience with earring making :P, but i had a good experience with usin...
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 10:58:47 PDT
How to use photo interrupters with your ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-photo-interrupters-with-your-ARDUINO/
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:22:48 PDT
How to Control an RGB LED with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-an-RGB-LED-with-an-Arduino/
How to Control an RGB LED with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SMALL.jpg DIYmasters In this Instructable, I'll be showing you how to control an RGB LED with an Arduino.To complete this project, you'll need:1x Arduino (I'm using the Arduino Uno R3)1x RGB LED3x 150-220 ohm resistors4x Jumper Wires1x Breadboard1x Computer with Arduino IDE installed.So lets get working... Connect the...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:43:14 PDT
Make an Instructables Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Instructables-Indicator/
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 07:28:36 PDT
How to Make Luminaire genki dama Goku - DBZ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Luminaire-genki-dama-Goku-DBZ/
How to Make Luminaire genki dama Goku - DBZ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/4F11/IF0XXR5C/FSK4F11IF0XXR5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/4F11/IF0XXR5C/FSK4F11IF0XXR5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/4F11/IF0XXR5C/FSK4F11IF0XXR5C.SMALL.jpg Oficina DIY My name is Emerson Pedroso, I am creator of the YouTube channel Oficina DIY.Learn how to make a lamp from the Genki Dama Goku: D, it is very easy to do and is very top in the room.I guarantee that anyone who is a fan will not even waste time and will make right now the luminaire.The Channel DIY Work...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 07:46:48 PDT
Soldering SMD (Surface Mounted Devices) - Using BriteBits http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-SMD-Surface-Mounted-Devices-Using-BriteB/
Soldering SMD (Surface Mounted Devices) - Using BriteBits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/J1IQ/IF2DDHX9/F7TJ1IQIF2DDHX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/J1IQ/IF2DDHX9/F7TJ1IQIF2DDHX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/J1IQ/IF2DDHX9/F7TJ1IQIF2DDHX9.SMALL.jpg JouleTime There are many ways to hand solder SMD parts. We made a video of three common ways to hand solder these small parts, gluing, tacking down one corner, and using solder paste. We are using lead-free solder for our demonstration. We included one method that doesn't work. This should show the difference...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 13:06:22 PDT
Raspberry Pi Bluetooth LE Controller for WS2812B (NeoPixels) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Bluetooth-LE-Controller-for-NeoPixels/
Raspberry Pi Bluetooth LE Controller for WS2812B (NeoPixels) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZORK/IEVVDXK8/FAZZORKIEVVDXK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZORK/IEVVDXK8/FAZZORKIEVVDXK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/ZORK/IEVVDXK8/FAZZORKIEVVDXK8.SMALL.jpg acrobotic Bluetooth Low Energy (aka BLE/Bluetooth 4.0/Bluetooth Smart) is the most recent incarnation of Bluetooth technology developed by the Bluetooth SIG (the organization that maintains the specification). This communication protocol is designed for applications where data needs to be transferred in small...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:53:23 PDT
EMP generator http://www.instructables.com/id/EMP-generator-1/
EMP generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/MQSM/IEKJ3HMD/FK3MQSMIEKJ3HMD.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a easy, portable and cheap DIY project to make a electromagnetic pulse (EMP).Follow the few steps and you got yourself your own EMP to disable or destroy electronic devices (this EMP is only strong enough to destroy a calculator). Schematic I made a easy to follow schematic of the device....
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:00:32 PDT