Instructables: exploring - technology - led http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:48:34 PST BLOX v1.01 USB Output Checker http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Output-Checker/
USB Output Checker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GLU0/I5F7MSBU/FZQGLU0I5F7MSBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GLU0/I5F7MSBU/FZQGLU0I5F7MSBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GLU0/I5F7MSBU/FZQGLU0I5F7MSBU.SMALL.jpg SandeepS7 This is a very simple project. There are no efforts to make this. This is useful in two ways:-1. This is a lightning product if you put white light then it is helpful to show laptop keyboard in dark room.2. I made it for as "USB Output Checker" Because you can't check the female USB Hub is giving cu...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:38:38 PST
Make a Flashlight with an old Electronic Cigarette http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Flashlight-with-an-old-Electronic-Cigarette/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:18:51 PST
Illuminating namecard http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminating-namecard/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:07:07 PST
Lucid Dreaming: Dream To Reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucid-Dreaming-Dream-To-Reality/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:36:25 PST
Polarity tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Polarity-tester/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:52:41 PST
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-And-Cheapest-Way-to-Fix-LCD-TV-Backlight/
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SMALL.jpg J_K_Official Requirement_LCD TVTools to disassemble LCDSMD LED Non-Waterproof Flexible Strips 5050 DC12VWires,Powder & Soldering Iron Disassemble LCD TV Full disassemble LCD TV To Replace Backlight Using Tools. Work With SMD LED 5050 12v Divide As your requirement !Here i am using 22" LCD Display which Req...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:48:15 PST
LED Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Shadow-Box/
LED Shadow Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XUHM/I5BRKY4V/FMVXUHMI5BRKY4V.SMALL.jpg alienldr1 Here I have a shadow box with chibitronics LEDs in the back that light up when you plug it in. Not the most professional looking, but if you know what you're doing and put the time into it, you guys can make it look much nicer. And bonus points to you guys who know what city this skyline is based ...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:48:26 PST
Breadboard and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-and-LED/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:06:28 PST
emergency battery light http://www.instructables.com/id/emergency-battery-light/
emergency battery light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/EBZG/I5B38OZ0/FIKEBZGI5B38OZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/EBZG/I5B38OZ0/FIKEBZGI5B38OZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/EBZG/I5B38OZ0/FIKEBZGI5B38OZ0.SMALL.jpg ccpro14 in this instructable i will show you how to make a emergency light with parts easily found in the house powered by a 9v battery helps in power faliure a lot Find the items u will need:a 3 led bulb (can be found any where broken can be used)a 9v battery 2x wiresa switcha 9v connector Open it u...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:34:07 PST
LED Neon Rope Light Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Neon-Rope-Light-Applications/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:28:32 PST
Glowing metal space fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-metal-space-fossil/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:12:57 PST
Stailess Steel Outdoor Led Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Stailess-Steel-Outdoor-Led-Sign/
Stailess Steel Outdoor Led Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9EG5/I55MXR88/F989EG5I55MXR88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9EG5/I55MXR88/F989EG5I55MXR88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/9EG5/I55MXR88/F989EG5I55MXR88.SMALL.jpg PobbyHeglar I was commissioned to build a sign for a friend of a friend's restaurant that was opening in 10 days they had a logo and a design concept for me to work with and it had to be weather proof, lit and durable because it was an outdoor sign. Customer Approval This was all concept work in CorelDraw f...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:11:08 PST
Large Led Bar Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Led-Bar-Display/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 20:04:59 PST
Wii led stand mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-led-stand-mod/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:21:28 PST
Game of Thrones Led Light Acrylic Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-of-Thrones-Led-Light-Acrylic-Base/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:32:21 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Arduino flashing LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-flashing-LED-lamp/
Arduino flashing LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SMALL.jpg Jaxton Maez A simple RGB LED underglow for a lamp. You can get the lamp from walmart. It has a clear plastic cover for keeping pencils and stuff in it. It is very easy and takes maybe five minutes, but improves the look of room(even though my room is messy) Arduino Parts:lamparduino uno9v battery & cordrgb ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:44:58 PST
102 - RBG LED http://www.instructables.com/id/102-RBG-LED/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 04:29:35 PST
Glow in the dark hairband http://www.instructables.com/id/Hairband-shining-in-the-dark/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:16:05 PST
Arduino light show http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-light-show-2/
Arduino light show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SMALL.jpg ArduinoStuffs Leds are always fun to use in normal circuits but are even more fun to use with arduino. This tutorial shows you how to make a simple led light show with a Materials Here are the materials you will need:Hardware:Arduino boardJumper wires6 Leds(I used red)6 1k ohm resistors(you can use 10k if you ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 17:31:26 PST
Miniature LED City http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-LED-City/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:51:34 PST
The Uber Cool Ultimate DJ Party Lamp... http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Uber-Cool-Ultimate-DJ-Party-Lamp/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:29:17 PST
Control LED brightness with Remote and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-LED-brightness-with-Remote-and-Arduino/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:13:38 PST
Portable USB powered Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Slim-LED-Light-Box/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 05:08:56 PST
Multicoloured LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicoloured-LED-Light/
Multicoloured LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/8MQW/I504S2G3/FM78MQWI504S2G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/8MQW/I504S2G3/FM78MQWI504S2G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/8MQW/I504S2G3/FM78MQWI504S2G3.SMALL.jpg AkshayM2 This is a very simple Arduino project. It is powered by the Arduino UNO. This is a suitable project for beginners and the result is pretty cool. All you need is an arduino, usb connectivity, wires, 220 ohm resistors, an RGB LED and optional breadboard. Gather Components needed. You will need:- Ar...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 16:58:07 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
Arduino + PS/2 Keyboard controlled LED Flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PS2-Keyboard-controlled-LED-Flasher/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 02:52:36 PST
Restoring a vintage flash with a modern twist. http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-vintage-flash-with-a-modern-twist/
Restoring a vintage flash with a modern twist. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/BD7E/I504RV3T/FVTBD7EI504RV3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/BD7E/I504RV3T/FVTBD7EI504RV3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/BD7E/I504RV3T/FVTBD7EI504RV3T.SMALL.jpg TheKingsOfWing Hey all, its me again with another project!Little bit about the project before we go on. I collect old film camera's from time to time, never paying out too much, normally just waiting until I see them about a car boot sale or at a market. I was buying a few pieces off one fellow when he said if I b...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:27:47 PST
DIY LED Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Lamps/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:36:47 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
Web Based Room Monitoring System using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Based-Room-Monitoring-System-using-Arduino/
Web Based Room Monitoring System using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/2M3U/I4WYYSI6/FSI2M3UI4WYYSI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/2M3U/I4WYYSI6/FSI2M3UI4WYYSI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/2M3U/I4WYYSI6/FSI2M3UI4WYYSI6.SMALL.jpg Bithal As a part of college project, me and my teammates were assigned the project of detection of Human activity by the use of PIR(Passive Infrared) sensors, and that's not all the information has to be transmitted to a remote client, Ethernet shield was used for the purpose.All this with the help of ARDU...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:49:20 PST
LED Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Letters/
LED Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/KERR/I504SUPP/FDVKERRI504SUPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/KERR/I504SUPP/FDVKERRI504SUPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/KERR/I504SUPP/FDVKERRI504SUPP.SMALL.jpg siddharthakarkhana Hello everyone today Basil and Siddhartha are making led letters it is the material which is made by leds and also contains wires and Forex board it is very easy to make. Materials required The materials needed to make the led letters are :(1) 20 Leds(2) 2 Forex boards (3) wires (4) scissor (5) p...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:07:15 PST
Video mapped LED Christmas trees http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-spatially-mapped-Christmas-trees/
Video mapped LED Christmas trees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/3VIA/I4VQHDRZ/FI83VIAI4VQHDRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/3VIA/I4VQHDRZ/FI83VIAI4VQHDRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/3VIA/I4VQHDRZ/FI83VIAI4VQHDRZ.SMALL.jpg joejoetheclown For our DJ crew's annual Brass Tax Xmas Episode I constructed two spatially mapped LED christmas trees. Consisting of about 230 RGB pixels each and standing around 7 feet tall these trees were fully video capable and ran Modul8 content syphon-d into MadMapper. Here's how I went about it! Cut som...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 17:46:18 PST
Glowing Kids Table IKEA http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Kids-IKEA-Table/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:38:12 PST
protable power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/protable-power-bank/
protable power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SMALL.jpg ibenkos this is an easy project to make an 5v portable power bank for just 2$! Parts The parts you will need for this project is:* 3x AAA batteries * 3x AAA battery holder* 5v step-up * SPST switch* Enclosure* Hot glue Cut the wires Cut the wires from the battery holder to the size you want them to b...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:31:06 PST
32x16 LED Matrix Panel and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/32x16-LED-Matrix-Panel-and-Arduino/
32x16 LED Matrix Panel and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/ZOPS/I4VQ9P7K/FZ6ZOPSI4VQ9P7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/ZOPS/I4VQ9P7K/FZ6ZOPSI4VQ9P7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/ZOPS/I4VQ9P7K/FZ6ZOPSI4VQ9P7K.SMALL.jpg Silvius The Story of ProjectIn short, this project is the result of a challenge. One day, a friend who was visiting me, saw my experiments with some led matrix and ask me if I can control many of these. I answered "yes certainly", using auxiliary integrated circuits can be controlled a large number of LED...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:10:04 PST
Yet Another (ugly) UV exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-ugly-UV-exposure-Box/
Yet Another (ugly) UV exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SMALL.jpg mat_fr In this instructable I explain how I made my custom UV Box. Unfortunately I made it almost a year ago and I took few picture during the actual construction. Furthermore I did make hand written plans before building it but I threw it away right after that... So it won't be a "follow the guide" instru...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:19:49 PST
Intel Edison: Knight Rider http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Knight-Rider/
Intel Edison: Knight Rider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/87TB/I4UNPWKX/FBB87TBI4UNPWKX.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen This is how to make 10 led knight Rider 'KITT' lights.Now that we are having the nostalgia from my previous project (If not go see my Intel Edison: Custom Doorbell immediately!). Let's build the light's that was a inspiration to whole world.Mobile users can find the video here! Components You wil...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:02:42 PST
Check Precipitation with Linino http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Precipitation/
Check Precipitation with Linino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/EHBX/I4V78JKI/F4KEHBXI4V78JKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/EHBX/I4V78JKI/F4KEHBXI4V78JKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/EHBX/I4V78JKI/F4KEHBXI4V78JKI.SMALL.jpg alelupo This project is a simple demonstration of how check weather condition by means of a Linino One and a LED, as the unique indicator, to know the weather forecast related to rainfall.Final result is a more or less brightning led that indicate the percentage of precipitation in a specific place. More p...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:34:34 PST
Arduino LED Music Spectrum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Music-Spectrum/
Arduino LED Music Spectrum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/X124/I4SCTVYJ/F0LX124I4SCTVYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/X124/I4SCTVYJ/F0LX124I4SCTVYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/X124/I4SCTVYJ/F0LX124I4SCTVYJ.SMALL.jpg djsadeepa In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to make LED Spectrum with arduino.First make this LED Matrix for Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Scrolling-Text-Simple-Easy/Use the Code on this Instructable below and upload it to arduino.(fixx_ftt files are the libraries)Connect the A...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:44:08 PST
Wireless 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-3D-Printing/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:08:59 PST
Using Fusion to Make Collaborative Sculptures with Bees http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Fusion-to-Make-Collaborative-Sculptures-with/
Using Fusion to Make Collaborative Sculptures with Bees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/R5A1/I4ZHMTQZ/FFRR5A1I4ZHMTQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/R5A1/I4ZHMTQZ/FFRR5A1I4ZHMTQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/R5A1/I4ZHMTQZ/FFRR5A1I4ZHMTQZ.SMALL.jpg JenniferBerry For this series of collaborative sculptures, I wanted to make an organic framework from which my bees could build comb. Since comb is heavy when filled with honey and very fragile when taken from the hive, decided I needed to build a structure strong enough to hold the weight and yet transparent eno...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:21:57 PST
How to Document your Busy Bees http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Document-your-Busy-Bees/
How to Document your Busy Bees - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/GAJK/I4VQCFK5/F4WGAJKI4VQCFK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/GAJK/I4VQCFK5/F4WGAJKI4VQCFK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/GAJK/I4VQCFK5/F4WGAJKI4VQCFK5.SMALL.jpg JenniferBerry Many bee keepers aren't just satisfied with opening their hives to check on their bees, but want a more in-depth experience with bees. Keeping an observation hive is a great way to learn more about your bees and see what happens in the hive on a day to day basis. I borrowed this observation hive sho...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:12:30 PST
San Francisco: Past, Present, Future http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Francisco-Past-Present-Future/
San Francisco: Past, Present, Future - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/8429/I4SCNSA4/F1J8429I4SCNSA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/8429/I4SCNSA4/F1J8429I4SCNSA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/8429/I4SCNSA4/F1J8429I4SCNSA4.SMALL.jpg gkapriel San Francisco: Past, Present, Future is the result of my interest in creating an interactive mapping of the city. This work allows you to explore the history, current conditions, and projected coastline of San Francisco. By overlaying translucent maps below a clear 3D printed city topography, you ca...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:34:00 PST
Social Topographies of San Francisco http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Topographies-of-San-Francisco/
Social Topographies of San Francisco - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/3QDQ/I4SCNQCC/F0E3QDQI4SCNQCC.SMALL.jpg gkapriel The social fabric of San Francisco can be read through many lens, each making up its own topography. I believe that through data visualization and mapping we can learn much about our surroundings. For this project, I was interested in creating thematic maps from publicly accessible data, which descr...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:08:45 PST
Arduino - LED Scrolling Text ~ Simple & Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Scrolling-Text-Simple-Easy/
Arduino - LED Scrolling Text ~ Simple & Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/IYV7/I4SCM1QO/FUSIYV7I4SCM1QO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/IYV7/I4SCM1QO/FUSIYV7I4SCM1QO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/IYV7/I4SCM1QO/FUSIYV7I4SCM1QO.SMALL.jpg djsadeepa Hello Friends, This is the Simplest method to make Scrolling Text on LED Matrix using Arduino. You can buy a 8x8 LED Matrix or make your own (more cheep) following this guide. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-8-x-8-LED-Matrix-Cheap-and-Simple/ . Sorry for my English cuz I don't know it well.Pa...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:12:09 PST
RGB Human Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Human-Circuit/
RGB Human Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/Q24Z/I4SCI9CB/FYBQ24ZI4SCI9CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/Q24Z/I4SCI9CB/FYBQ24ZI4SCI9CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/Q24Z/I4SCI9CB/FYBQ24ZI4SCI9CB.SMALL.jpg NoahT3 When you touch the leads on this circuit it flashes Red, Green, and Blue.This Circuit was collaboratively built by Me and my Friend Cass. Gather Your parts You will need: BreadboardBreadboard WiresArduino (needs 4 I/0 pinsNPN transistor3 leds (red, green, blue) or and RGB led3 560R Resistors1 10k...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 15:45:16 PST
Advanced Charlicube and Modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Advanced-Charlicube-and-Modifications/
Advanced Charlicube and Modifications - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/818V/I4SCHXWA/FTD818VI4SCHXWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/818V/I4SCHXWA/FTD818VI4SCHXWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/818V/I4SCHXWA/FTD818VI4SCHXWA.SMALL.jpg HippyNerd Ive written a couple instructables about the Charliecube, like this one about building the Charliecube:http://www.instructables.com/id/Charliecube-Charli...and this one about hacking the cube, to make a common anode version here:http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-Charli...Ive learned a lot ...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 14:35:56 PST
Arduino-propelled necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-propelled-necklace/
Arduino-propelled necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/P2XA/I4SCPXPS/FMXP2XAI4SCPXPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/P2XA/I4SCPXPS/FMXP2XAI4SCPXPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/P2XA/I4SCPXPS/FMXP2XAI4SCPXPS.SMALL.jpg lcroisez I was searching for a good Arduino project for my end-year hollidays. But what to do? My little daughter was very surprised when I offered her this "electronical" necklace, and also very happy. I hope that the person to whom you will offer your achievement will also be very happy.The jewel itself co...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:08:12 PST
Atary Lynx II - LED Backlight Install http://www.instructables.com/id/Atary-Lynx-II-LED-Backlight-Install/
Atary Lynx II - LED Backlight Install - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/46GC/I4PHLZZ0/FM446GCI4PHLZZ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/46GC/I4PHLZZ0/FM446GCI4PHLZZ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/46GC/I4PHLZZ0/FM446GCI4PHLZZ0.SMALL.jpg Anubis The old lightning tube on an Atari Lynx is pretty terrible. Replacing it with a back-light is cost-effective and increases the screen visibility. This is fairly simple to do, but does require some soldering.If you want to increase battery life, you'll probably also need to remove the coil, etc (no...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 19:01:03 PST