Instructables: exploring - technology - led - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Feb 2017 03:32:49 PST BLOX v1.01 IoT Motion Controlled Servos http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Motion-Controlled-Servos/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:47:59 PDT
3D Printed Digital Night Vision (The OpenScope) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Digital-Night-Vision-The-OpenScope/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:41:28 PST
Arduino Computer Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Computer-Control/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 06:25:28 PST
Multiplexing with Arduino - Transistors (I made it at techshop) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiplexing-with-Arduino-Transistors-I-made/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 19:14:51 PDT
DIY - Save ~$200 and replace Dash Cluster bulbs w/LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Save-200-by-replacing-Dash-Cluster-bulbs-w/
DIY - Save ~$200 and replace Dash Cluster bulbs w/LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AVC2/FROAGE9R/F4VAVC2FROAGE9R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AVC2/FROAGE9R/F4VAVC2FROAGE9R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/AVC2/FROAGE9R/F4VAVC2FROAGE9R.SMALL.jpg fireballxl5 The car dealer wanted over $200.00 (Parts and Labor - most of it labor) to replace the light bulbs in the instrument cluster of our 2001 Voyager. If you follow these instructions, you can do it yourself for about 20 minutes of your time and ~$22.90 in parts. Also, once you replace the bulbs with LE...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2009 17:01:15 PST
Backlit Smart House Numbers http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Smart-House-Numbers/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:25:06 PST
LED Polarity Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Polarity-Tester/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2008 15:33:24 PDT
Interactive Geodesic LED Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Geodesic-LED-Dome/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:12:21 PST
The endless possibilities of RGB LED strips !! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-endless-possibilities-of-RGB-LED-strips-/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 17:08:38 PDT
Paper Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Circuits/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 15:12:24 PDT
How to build an insanely bright LED flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-an-Insanely-Bright-Flashlight-LED/
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 18:22:07 PST
DIY Receiver Controlled Switch (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Receiver-Controlled-Switch-Cheap-and-Easy/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 13:31:08 PDT
Upcycled Glass Lamps With Mason Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycled-Glass-Lamps-With-Mason-Jar/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:45:22 PST
How to make A light-up distance sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-A-light-up-distance-sensor/
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 15:46:11 PST
Programmable RGB Mood Light - Attiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-RGB-Mood-Light-Attiny85/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:33:53 PST
How to Control Arduino With Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-Arduino-With-Smartphone/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:41:12 PST
Make a Mini LED Siren (powered by Arduino!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mini-LED-Siren-powered-by-Arduino/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2011 07:25:49 PDT
WS2812 LED Implementation http://www.instructables.com/id/WS2812-LED-Implementation/
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 09:57:42 PDT
LED RGB Light Painting Light Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Light-Painting-Light-Spinner/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:11:58 PST
Homemade CNC Router build http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Custom-CNC-Router/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 06:56:25 PST
Arduino 16 LEDs using two 74HC595 shift registers (unlimited pins) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-16-LEDs-using-two-74HC595-shift-registers-/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:34:13 PST
Controlling simple LED Bar Graph with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-simple-LED-Bar-Graph-with-Arduino/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 08:15:57 PST
LiFi: Transmit music using light http://www.instructables.com/id/Transmit-music-using-light/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 08:00:36 PDT
How to Put Photos On a PSP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Photos-On-a-PSP/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 20:01:16 PDT
Music Reactive Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reactive-Desk-Lamp/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:51:47 PST
Super Awesome Altoids MINI Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Altoids-LED-Flashlight/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2008 11:18:12 PDT
Dot² - An Interactive Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dot-an-Interactive-Coffee-Table/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:11:32 PST
Raspberry Pi 3x3 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-3x3-LED-Cube/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:22:45 PDT
Remote Big Led Matrix Artnet Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Big-Led-Matrix-Artnet-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 14:28:21 PST
Motion Activated LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-LEDs/
Motion Activated LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SMALL.jpg GraziCNU In this tutorial, I will show you how to create motion activated LEDs which will be triggered by a Parallax PIR sensor and controlled by an Arduino Uno. This project can have practical applications such as night lighting for stairs, walkways, etc.  Materials For this project you will need: ...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:17:07 PST
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Wall-Clock/
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Got some old vinyl record that's both losing its value and gathering dust? Don't worry, we're going to make it come to life again! This is what we'll need:Supply list: Vinyl record(s) A suitable wall clock Acrylic glass Brass tube support sleeves RGB LED-strip LED controller ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:12:58 PST
Interactive LED Table - The Simple Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Table-The-Simple-Way/
Interactive LED Table - The Simple Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SMALL.jpg scottrevoman333 Ok so how many of you have seen the interactive tables that can sell for over $150 a square foot? So you look around try to put together some figures on it then realize its just too expensive. If only there was a cheap simple way...  say something with 1000 LEDs maybe like a 24 x 48 table, yeah now ...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 20:59:37 PDT
Build your own Compact 3D printed 100w flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Compact-3D-Printed-100w-Flashlight/
Build your own Compact 3D printed 100w flashlight! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/GBHD/IXGG0JCJ/F99GBHDIXGG0JCJ.SMALL.jpg HasseB So after watching diy perks video on his 100w flashlight i got inspired to build my own. In the effort to spend less i decided to salvage or print most of the parts for the build. My version is based around a circular fan/heatsink salvaged from an old computer, these should be fairly common so you c...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 06:58:09 PST
DIY Digital Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Thermometer/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2009 03:32:38 PDT
POV Globe 24bit true color and simple HW http://www.instructables.com/id/POV-Globe-24bit-True-Color-and-Simple-HW/
POV Globe 24bit true color and simple HW - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/NSXZ/IXQG0VHK/FWXNSXZIXQG0VHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/NSXZ/IXQG0VHK/FWXNSXZIXQG0VHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/NSXZ/IXQG0VHK/FWXNSXZIXQG0VHK.SMALL.jpg Gelstronic I've always wanted to make one of these POV globes. But the effort with all the soldering of LEDs,wires etc. has deterred me because i'm a lazy person :-) There has to be an easier way ! In this instructable i will show you how to b...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 01:26:59 PST
Intelligent Highway Street Lighting System http://www.instructables.com/id/Intelligent-Highway-Street-Lighting-System/
Intelligent Highway Street Lighting System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SMALL.jpg Techgenie The project is designed with a vehicle detecting sensor which is capable of sensing the arrival of a vehicle. It drives the same information to a micro controller.The micro controller is interfaced with the street lights and it is the responsibility of the controller to switch the status of the ligh...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 23:59:31 PST
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SMALL.jpg RoyPeer In this Instructable I will show you how to build a robot that is controlled via Bluetooth using a keyboard, has a graphical user interface built with processing that displays the input from the keyboard and actually turns the whole bushiness into a great fun, and It's also economical to build. I've...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Animated Star Wars CNC LED lamp Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Star-Wars-CNC-LED-Lamp-Arduino-Controlled/
Animated Star Wars CNC LED lamp Arduino Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/YJUX/IYYTG0VG/F2NYJUXIYYTG0VG.SMALL.jpg joshuarw I'm really excited because this is my first ever Instructable! Before I get started I just want you to know that I am solely using the dictation option on an iPhone in the Instructables app. (So don't criticize me for my punctuation and grammar) :)Secondly I want you to be encouraged that even if yo...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:50:10 PST
DIY Color Changing Raw Wood LED Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Color-Changing-Raw-Wood-LED-Shelf/
DIY Color Changing Raw Wood LED Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/MO7A/IXLAPE3L/F9IMO7AIXLAPE3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/MO7A/IXLAPE3L/F9IMO7AIXLAPE3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9I/MO7A/IXLAPE3L/F9IMO7AIXLAPE3L.SMALL.jpg austiwawa In this Instructable I will be showing you step-by-step how to make this beautiful one of a kind color changing raw wood LED shelf. This project was a lot of fun to make and I am very happy with the finished product. Overall this project won't cost you too much money and you can even use some recycl...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:45:25 PST
Low Cost LED light Using old mobile battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-LED-light-Using-old-mobile-battery/
Low Cost LED light Using old mobile battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/RWDJ/FY3KH8OZ/FH4RWDJFY3KH8OZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/RWDJ/FY3KH8OZ/FH4RWDJFY3KH8OZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/RWDJ/FY3KH8OZ/FH4RWDJFY3KH8OZ.SMALL.jpg deepv84 This is very low cost and efficient LED light System ,using waste material .This is better than HOME LIGHT product from evereadybecause u can recharge it from your nokia mobile charger .it contains 22 LEDs so it is very bright.and you can use more than 24 hrs on every charging. requrements All s...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2009 12:31:06 PDT
Under Dash Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Dash-Lighting/
Under Dash Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J1MQ/I2XTSQI4/F37J1MQI2XTSQI4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J1MQ/I2XTSQI4/F37J1MQI2XTSQI4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J1MQ/I2XTSQI4/F37J1MQI2XTSQI4.SMALL.jpg kemp2 Create a unique feel to the inside of your vehicle with these simple and inexpensive steps. Gather Supplies What you will need:-Two or more LED light strips-5-10ft of red and black 16-18 gauge automotive wiring-Wire Strippers-Soldering Iron(Optional)-Solder(Optional)-Black electrical tape-10 amp ...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:35:43 PST
Wol Clock ESP8266-12E + 60 LED WS2812B analogue digital clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wol-Clock-ESP8266-12E-60-LED-WS2812B-Analogue-Digi/
Wol Clock ESP8266-12E + 60 LED WS2812B analogue digital clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/CGP5/ILCHHZI5/FQ4CGP5ILCHHZI5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/CGP5/ILCHHZI5/FQ4CGP5ILCHHZI5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/CGP5/ILCHHZI5/FQ4CGP5ILCHHZI5.SMALL.jpg Jon_Fuge This instructable will guide you through the process of connecting the following parts to create an interesting and accurate analogue / digital clock which will automatically set the time from the internet.Parts needed:ESP8266-12E module (can be bought for £3 from eBay)Ring Wall Clock 60 WS2812 (ca...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 10:34:37 PST
DIY Li-Fi using Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Li-Fi-Using-Arduino-Uno/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 14:56:20 PDT
IoT: DIY Hue Light http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-DIY-Hue-Light/
IoT: DIY Hue Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/I75B/IC4MQA03/FWHI75BIC4MQA03.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/I75B/IC4MQA03/FWHI75BIC4MQA03.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/I75B/IC4MQA03/FWHI75BIC4MQA03.SMALL.jpg KAGleason Make a RGB Hue light that you can stream RGB values to from any platform. IoT devices are expensive, the smart home is not going to be cheap. That's why we become developers and save loads of money by building instead of buying those quirky devices everyone needs.I am going to walk you through cre...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 09:50:31 PDT
Automatic IoT staircase glowing lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-IoT-Staircase-Glowing-Lighting/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 23:46:04 PST
SOS signal with an arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SOS-signal-with-an-arduino/
SOS signal with an arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/DTZU/G2WM12AC/F9EDTZUG2WM12AC.SMALL.jpg arduino=awsome For this instructable you will learn how to create a S.O.S singnal using a LED and arduino. This project is perfect for bigginers (like me) This is my first instructable and first arduino project so feel free to improve some stuff (like the programming) and correct me. Gather your parts For this...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2009 16:32:47 PST
JavaScript for IoT: Blinking LED on Raspberry Pi with Node.js http://www.instructables.com/id/JavaScript-for-IoT-Blinking-LED-on-Raspberry-Pi-Wi/
JavaScript for IoT: Blinking LED on Raspberry Pi with Node.js - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/J4X2/ILGVFFXV/FHCJ4X2ILGVFFXV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/J4X2/ILGVFFXV/FHCJ4X2ILGVFFXV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/J4X2/ILGVFFXV/FHCJ4X2ILGVFFXV.SMALL.jpg leon-anavi In this tutorial you will learn the exact steps how to control a LED connected to a GPIO pin of Raspberry Pi using JavaScript and Node.js. This is actually the easiest thing to do with a Raspberry Pi and a LED. The provided example is open source and it is available at GitHub under the MIT licence. ...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 10:06:31 PST
9v LED flashlight - teh best evarrr! http://www.instructables.com/id/9v-LED-flashlight---teh-best-evarrr!/
9v LED flashlight - teh best evarrr! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W538/K29ERIE2N7C/FJ5W538K29ERIE2N7C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W538/K29ERIE2N7C/FJ5W538K29ERIE2N7C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/W538/K29ERIE2N7C/FJ5W538K29ERIE2N7C.SMALL.jpg Brian Henderson I know this project's been done a few times here on instructables, but as with many projects there are several ways one can get the same result. I personally think that this setup is the best and easiest for beginnners. Also, it's reusable! I whipped up this little project from scratch as a means...
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Tue, 5 Sep 2006 10:28:28 PDT
Pyduino, Interfacing Arduino with Python through serial communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyduino-Interfacing-Arduino-with-Python-through-se/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:05:11 PDT
Wifi + Bluetooth portable speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Room-Wifi-Speakers-Kandi-Skull-inspired-Port/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 05:06:23 PST