Instructables: exploring - technology - led - fun http://www.instructables.com Thu, 8 Dec 2016 23:01:04 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-Mini-DIY-Portable-Speaker-Solar-Bluetooth-F/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:55:13 PST
Ghost Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-Lamp/
Ghost Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/62KI/IUSM1QCY/F9I62KIIUSM1QCY.SMALL.jpg Mindtrix LCI Hello, Welcome to mindtrix LCIEnjoy the recipes of making GHOST LAMP (SCARY) with the help of things very easily available.. Material Used are popstics and Blue LEDs Battery and some straw to add decor .Access the ghost lamp from bed because its incorporated with hanging switch.. Enjoy Enjoy the Th...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:08:55 PDT
Custom RC Car LED Underlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Car-LED-Underlights/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:55:58 PDT
Fading LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-LED-1/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:01:48 PDT
ARDUINO – UN SEMPLICE GIOCO http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UN-SEMPLICE-GIOCO/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:36:48 PDT
ARDUINO – TIMER E SVEGLIA http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-TIMER-E-SVEGLIA/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:36:43 PDT
ARDUINO – SERRATURA a COMBINAZIONE PROGRAMMABILE http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SERRATURA-a-COMBINAZIONE-PROGRAMMABILE/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 09:35:53 PDT
really simple touch switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Really-Simple-Touch-Switch/
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Sat, 8 Oct 2016 19:48:01 PDT
ARDUINO - Portable Range Finder http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-Portable-Range-Finder/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 09:47:48 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
Sirens http://www.instructables.com/id/Sirens/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 23:32:05 PDT
The dancing LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dancing-LEDs/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 16:38:44 PDT
DIY Smartphone Notification Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Notification-Lamp/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2016 06:33:37 PDT
Small & Useful Water Level Indicator|Low Water Planting http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Useful-Water-Level-IndicatorLow-Water-Planti/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:45:11 PDT
Super Cheap LED Floatie http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-LED-Floatie/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:11:17 PDT
A Morse Code Translator( Light -> Text & Text ->Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Morse-Code-Translator-Light-Text-Text-Light/
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:16:12 PDT
Led Eraser Cap http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Eraser-Cap/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:56:10 PDT
My On The Go Electronics Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/My-on-the-Go-Electronics-Kit/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:31:27 PDT
Arduino defusable bomb tutorial (Countdown timer) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Defusable-Bomb-Tutorial-Countdown-Timer/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:01:16 PDT
Penny Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Battery-3/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 14:55:03 PDT
Sound Reactive Drum Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Drum-Set/
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:36:45 PDT
Simple Led Cube 5x5x5 Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Led-Cube-5x5x5-Arduino/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 20:15:11 PDT
Easy DIY Crystal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Crystal-Lamp/
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:09:18 PDT
LightTee http://www.instructables.com/id/LightTee/
LightTee - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/GIXW/ILV867VM/FK6GIXWILV867VM.SMALL.jpg emilydaub Shine a little light on any situation in this top! The LightTee can be modified and repeated extensively to suit your skill and taste. I have made a fairy sparkle top by simply interchanging the tee shirt with the bra and the extra fabric with chiffon (see the last picture). If you know Arduino, or ...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 10:27:46 PDT
Arduino Shooting Game Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Shooting-Game-Arcade/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 11:22:47 PDT
The Pi Day Raspberry Pi Pie Picker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pi-Day-Raspberry-Pi-Pie-Picker/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 14:38:07 PST
Voice To Arduino: Control LEDs using MIT Speech Recognizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-to-Arduino-Control-LEDs-Using-MIT-Speech-Rec/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 08:00:54 PST
Smiling Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Smiling-Arduino/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 18:59:12 PST
Blinky Blockhead (beginner Arduino project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinky-Blockhead-beginner-Arduino-Project/
Blinky Blockhead (beginner Arduino project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/1FRK/IIRROC7T/FHF1FRKIIRROC7T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/1FRK/IIRROC7T/FHF1FRKIIRROC7T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/1FRK/IIRROC7T/FHF1FRKIIRROC7T.SMALL.jpg BikeHacker This is just a fun little addition to your desk. Thanks to my sister for making the paper cube and hair! Gather your supplies. Draw a rectangle that is 2 1/2 X 10" Draw lines that are 2 1/2 apart. Draw 2 more squares and add tabs where indicated. Cut it out. Glue it togeth...
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 09:04:40 PST
​Make your keyboard leds into Disco Lights! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Keyboard-Leds-Into-Disco-Lights/
​Make your keyboard leds into Disco Lights! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7AQS/IILZP0SG/F8V7AQSIILZP0SG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7AQS/IILZP0SG/F8V7AQSIILZP0SG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/7AQS/IILZP0SG/F8V7AQSIILZP0SG.SMALL.jpg HetS1 You can convert your simple keyboard led into discolights!Try it First copy this code into a notepad file Set wshShell =wscript.CreateObject("WScript.Shell") do wscript.sleep 100 wshshell.sendkeys "{CAPSLOCK}" wshshell.sendkeys "{NUMLOCK}" wshshell.sendkeys "{SCROLLLOCK}" loop Save that file in...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 17:03:05 PST
$2 dollar lightsaber!! http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Dollar-Lightsaber/
$2 dollar lightsaber!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/H8I5/IIAOFXEN/F0GH8I5IIAOFXEN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/H8I5/IIAOFXEN/F0GH8I5IIAOFXEN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/H8I5/IIAOFXEN/F0GH8I5IIAOFXEN.SMALL.jpg H2Powerman With Christmas around the corner and the new Star Wars coming out, we watched all the movies for the past few nights which left our kiddo wanting a lightsaber. Since this would require us going out side :(. With Christmas coming and us being low on the dough, we decided to make a quick and awesome o...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 14:05:45 PST
NEW: MIND CONTROL MACHINE V3 http://www.instructables.com/id/NEW-MIND-CONTROL-MACHINE-V3/
NEW: MIND CONTROL MACHINE V3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/Z1IL/II94V2DF/FKOZ1ILII94V2DF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/Z1IL/II94V2DF/FKOZ1ILII94V2DF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/Z1IL/II94V2DF/FKOZ1ILII94V2DF.SMALL.jpg morganrauscher This is the final version of my mind machine series I am afraid. The next steps will involve using electromagnetically educed wave state patterns to remotely control human emotion.
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:57:26 PST
LIGHT Project 1: Bluetooth Compatible Kaleidoscope Projector Exploration http://www.instructables.com/id/LIGHT-Eldest-of-Gods-Daughters-Project-1-Bluetooth/
LIGHT Project 1: Bluetooth Compatible Kaleidoscope Projector Exploration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/0LZM/IH58PRX4/FH90LZMIH58PRX4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/0LZM/IH58PRX4/FH90LZMIH58PRX4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/0LZM/IH58PRX4/FH90LZMIH58PRX4.SMALL.jpg Luminous Wonder So this is going to be a series and then possibly be compiled into a set of really fun projects, hacks, creations and inventions all based on, yes, you guessed it.... LIGHT!!!!Programmable or Bluetooth Compatible Light Paintings you can control with your smart phone!!!So much fun. So let's get start...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 17:36:42 PST
Always Handy http://www.instructables.com/id/Always-Handy/
Always Handy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/HNMF/IGTYAEO2/F69HNMFIGTYAEO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/HNMF/IGTYAEO2/F69HNMFIGTYAEO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F69/HNMF/IGTYAEO2/F69HNMFIGTYAEO2.SMALL.jpg 24Eng Demonstration video for mobile users.Wearable technology is futuristic. Imagine the clock maker who first made a watch small enough to be worn on the wrist. I would have been ecstatic at the thought of knowing the time just by looking at my arm. Watches that merely tell time aren’t futuristic but we...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 22:16:06 PST
A Cheap Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Cheap-Laser-Tag/
A Cheap Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SMALL.jpg happy,happy Christmas Holiday is one of the most awaited holidays in theyear. We have loads of DIY projects on internet which you can make during Christmas holidays So inspired by one such project of MAKE magazine I decided to build a simple circuit for a laser tag game There are at present loads of projects o...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 06:58:54 PDT
Led Fun - Fridge magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Fun-Fridge-magnets/
Led Fun - Fridge magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/K78V/IE08LZJB/FE1K78VIE08LZJB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/K78V/IE08LZJB/FE1K78VIE08LZJB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/K78V/IE08LZJB/FE1K78VIE08LZJB.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve LEDs are a fun thing to play with various projects emerge using LEDs, so I decided to start a series of tutorials using LEDs and to start of with all the colors I will be showing you how to make cool LED fridge magnets. Furthermore to come is LED strips and LED lamps.These magnets are cheap and look...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:09:42 PDT
LUX - an external power button http://www.instructables.com/id/LUX-an-external-power-button/
LUX - an external power button - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel It's a lazy afternoon, and you sit down to turn your computer on, you either: a) you have to bend down and press the power button, or b) you have a laptop - this isn't for you.Especially where my (desktop) computer is located; under my desk and out of sight; bending down to press that power button i...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:44:09 PDT
Arduino Home Security Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Security-Alarm/
Arduino Home Security Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/E28V/ICG2BJXC/FV6E28VICG2BJXC.SMALL.jpg da_sreester Basically what it does:This Home Security Alarm is fun beginner project that I did and it can detect something if there is any nearby object using the ultrasonic range sensor. If it does detect something given at a certain distance then it will activate the piezzo buzzer, and the LEDs; therefore, so...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:29:08 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Raspberry Pi Emulation Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Emulation-Station/
Raspberry Pi Emulation Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/Y7N0/IBOWZNBE/FKPY7N0IBOWZNBE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/Y7N0/IBOWZNBE/FKPY7N0IBOWZNBE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/Y7N0/IBOWZNBE/FKPY7N0IBOWZNBE.SMALL.jpg JaceDuino Have you got a Raspberry Pi but not sure what to do with it? Well, I'm going to show how to turn it in to a 'console' doing this will allow you to play any game you like from the older platforms. I would recommend this as your first project as it requires some knowledge of the Pi life. Recourses ...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 15:30:17 PDT
LED Plexiglass Art http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Plexiglass-Art/
LED Plexiglass Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UB9D/IANSCOE0/FAOUB9DIANSCOE0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UB9D/IANSCOE0/FAOUB9DIANSCOE0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/UB9D/IANSCOE0/FAOUB9DIANSCOE0.SMALL.jpg Not_Tasha The original inspiration for this project came from a centerpiece project my students and I found on Pinterest. We were looking for a centerpiece idea for our annual dance and this year the theme was Sci-Fi. I initially thought the project looked too complicated and didn't pay much attention to it. ...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 13:22:21 PDT
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bluetooth-Speaker/
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SMALL.jpg Constructed UPDATE 8/9/16This project is now in kit order form on www.kitables.com Hi, Welcome to my instructable!Today Ill teach you how to build a DIY Bluetooth speaker. Its extremely easy to make, and great for anyone learning electronics. The best part is you dont need any past experience with electronics! ...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:25:21 PDT
Play a Game with a bare Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-a-Game-with-a-bare-Arduino/
Play a Game with a bare Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/76JI/IAMBYQIR/FWU76JIIAMBYQIR.SMALL.jpg RonM9 "Push-It" Interactive game using a bare Arduino board, no external parts or wiring needed. Shown above, demonstrates it running on two different boards.Push-It has two purposes. To quickly demonstrate/verify that your Arduino board works and that you are setup properly to download a new code ske...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 15:02:29 PDT
lazer sequrity alarm (improved!!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/lazer-sequrity-alarm-improved/
lazer sequrity alarm (improved!!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/LOTB/IAKWIK1U/FUYLOTBIAKWIK1U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/LOTB/IAKWIK1U/FUYLOTBIAKWIK1U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/LOTB/IAKWIK1U/FUYLOTBIAKWIK1U.SMALL.jpg p mishra this is a brilliant sequrity device,a lazer sequrity alarm is used to catch hold of some nasty thieves who clme in your house and steal your goods. In my lazer sequrity alarm i just made a non - sensitive light detector and a lazer pointed towards the ldr whenever anyone crosses the lazer line the p...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 12:00:16 PDT
LED-matrix on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-matrix-on-a-budget/
LED-matrix on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SMALL.jpg lmaywald A unique piece of furniture without spending a whole lot of money?! That is what i wanted to achive in this project. Also i am not completely unfamiliar with programming and electronics and ,like most of us do, i think that LEDs are just awesome, which is why i started this project. So without furth...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 15:50:24 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
How to use a potentiometer as a voltage divider. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-potentiometer-as-a-voltage-divider/
How to use a potentiometer as a voltage divider. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SMALL.jpg bweaver6 Hello and WelcomeThis Instructable is going to be short and sweet. I would like to share with you the power of potentiometers. A simple component that can be used as a voltage divider. You may be saying to yourself, "Duh, everyone knows that!" Well, unfortunately, this simple concept escaped many of...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 19:46:42 PDT
Simple Electric Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Circuit/
Simple Electric Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SMALL.gif nilnate519 Hello! Thanks for choosing this intractable to start your DIY journey into electronics. In this intractable, we will be building a super simple electric circuit consisting of a battery, a resistor, and two LEDs. I will help to guide you through the process, but please feel free to comment if anythin...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 20:18:26 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
Arduino 2 player game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I`m going to show you how to make a two player pong game with a Nokia 5110 LCD that is controlled by an Arduino UNO. The game can easily be switched on single player to. Parts Here is a list of parts that i used to make this project Beadboard Arduino UNO Jumper wires (male to mal...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT