Instructables: exploring - technology - led http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:29:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino - Blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Blinking-LED/
Arduino - Blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/85OF/I8ZQZN8Y/F3D85OFI8ZQZN8Y.SMALL.jpg Maccattack213 The ‘Hello World!’ of Arduino, it’s the Blinking LED!If you asked neigh any Arduino user what the first program they wrote was [For Arduino], chances are they would tell you it was this. All you need to get started is: - Arduino [I used a UNO, but any will do]- An LED A resistor [There are many cal...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:15:42 PDT
Lightning Paku-paku http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-Paku-paku/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:37:54 PDT
Solar-powered LED light http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-LED-light/
Solar-powered LED light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/FQZ7/I8YBJP9W/FQ6FQZ7I8YBJP9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/FQZ7/I8YBJP9W/FQ6FQZ7I8YBJP9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/FQZ7/I8YBJP9W/FQ6FQZ7I8YBJP9W.SMALL.jpg patchi For this tutorial, you can gather your supplies from a variety of sources. The solar panel I used is from a broken garden light, but there are a variety of options which will work. You should test the voltage and current of the panel before assembly, so as not to burn out your LED bulb, but there is...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:13:56 PDT
WIFI controlled LED Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/WIFI-controlled-LED-Hat/
WIFI controlled LED Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/XYT7/I8YBHNZR/FCQXYT7I8YBHNZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/XYT7/I8YBHNZR/FCQXYT7I8YBHNZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/XYT7/I8YBHNZR/FCQXYT7I8YBHNZR.SMALL.jpg stefanhintz Here you learn to use an Intel Edison Microcontroller Board to connect to LEDs as output and to use WIFI as an input method to change colors or animations of the LEDs. Unboxing The Intel Edison comes in a card board, with is not easy to open with bare fingers without destroying the box.You need ...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:43:01 PDT
EMF(Electromagnetic Field) Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/EMFElectromagnetic-Field-Detector/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:33:56 PDT
LED Studio Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Studio-Light/
LED Studio Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/ARH6/I8UUY4MI/FM6ARH6I8UUY4MI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/ARH6/I8UUY4MI/FM6ARH6I8UUY4MI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/ARH6/I8UUY4MI/FM6ARH6I8UUY4MI.SMALL.jpg Nerd Builds I made these simple LED studio lights in about 2 days and for less than $30.Materials you will need Harbor Freight Led Work LightUsed TripodScarp steelTruck Bed CoatingJb weld Mark and trim your Steel I started by removing the bracket that attaches the light to the stock floor stand (picture one)...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:32:27 PDT
Squishy Circuit Craft http://www.instructables.com/id/Squishy-Circuit-Craft/
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:01:23 PDT
DIY Arduino Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Solar-Tracker/
DIY Arduino Solar Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PNG9/I8WW0WC5/FU6PNG9I8WW0WC5.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics Hello NerdsPrevious week i saw an amazing instrcutable of Geo Bruce's nice and simple solar tracker.So,i thought to make my own and here is the output.It is inspired from Geo Bruce's Work. Items Required Some items will be required which are easily available in electronic stores.The items are as ...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:08:25 PDT
Phone/selfie flashlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Phoneselfie-flashlight/
Phone/selfie flashlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZJVC/I8UUVBOH/FKVZJVCI8UUVBOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZJVC/I8UUVBOH/FKVZJVCI8UUVBOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/ZJVC/I8UUVBOH/FKVZJVCI8UUVBOH.SMALL.jpg yolo7bear You probably make pictures with your phone, sometimes you need light to make pictures or videos in the dark that's why most of our phones have a flashlight, however some phones don't have a flashlight or your current flashlight isn't bright enough.That's why i came to this idea, it's very simple and...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:48:50 PDT
Keyboard Controlled Wireless Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-led-flasher-simplepowerfull-and-effective/
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SMALL.jpg Prabhat Tiwari hii guys,yesterday i was searching the internet for a flasher or strobe which i would use to slow motion photography or simply fun!!! ;) but i couldnt find any cheap and reliable alternative for those professional strobe light.then a thought struck in my mind that probably i could make one at home u...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:00:20 PDT
IoT Workshop: Lab 3 - Controlling Output with Input http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Workshop-Lab-3-Controlling-Output-with-Input/
IoT Workshop: Lab 3 - Controlling Output with Input - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/83CI/I8R6BEWY/F0X83CII8R6BEWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/83CI/I8R6BEWY/F0X83CII8R6BEWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/83CI/I8R6BEWY/F0X83CII8R6BEWY.SMALL.jpg dougseven In this lab you will combine the ideas that you learned in the previous labs (here and here) to make a LED change its brightness based on the level of light available - essentially a nightlight. You will combine analogRead() capability with analogWrite() capability an you will learn about Pulse Widt...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:23:59 PDT
10x5 RGB LED Matrix with only 5 IO pins http://www.instructables.com/id/10x5-RGB-LED-Matrix-with-only-5-IO-pins/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:14:21 PDT
LED Spiked Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Spiked-Collar/
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:15:30 PDT
Solar powered lighting for my home. http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-lighting-for-my-home/
Solar powered lighting for my home. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/5T0M/I8PQXMBI/FFB5T0MI8PQXMBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/5T0M/I8PQXMBI/FFB5T0MI8PQXMBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/5T0M/I8PQXMBI/FFB5T0MI8PQXMBI.SMALL.jpg Mjhobby The first priority when I conceived my home to be solar powered was to ensure I always had lights. In the darkness it can be scary yea? Maybe not. Anyhow I wanted lighting that does not suck the life out of a battery bank like a tick does with blood. Before we continue please take a look at my batte...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:02:28 PDT
battery clip LED tester. http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-clip-LED-tester/
battery clip LED tester. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/1YEB/I8OBDUAP/F4H1YEBI8OBDUAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/1YEB/I8OBDUAP/F4H1YEBI8OBDUAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/1YEB/I8OBDUAP/F4H1YEBI8OBDUAP.SMALL.jpg louisc2 have you ever put together a circuit and after finishing you find your LED doesn't work? well with this Instructable that will never happen again! I present to you the Battery clip LED tester. Components: Components: female header pins 1k resistorperfboard9v battery clipTools: soldering ironsolde...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 06:09:38 PDT
Four channel 'Fake TV' with Arduino or Attiny http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fake-TV/
Four channel 'Fake TV' with Arduino or Attiny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke While I was working on an "At home" simulator annex alarm system, one of the things I wanted to do is to have a TV on and from time to time change the channel. For that I had an IR Led incorporated in the project and that worked fine.However, TV's are energy guzzlers and the idea to have a TV on st...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:35:11 PDT
IoT Workshop: Prep Work http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Workshop-Prep-Work/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:48:28 PDT
IoT Workshop: Lab 1 - Digital Output http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Workshop-Lab-1-Digital-Output/
IoT Workshop: Lab 1 - Digital Output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J22K/I8LGLEGL/FDWJ22KI8LGLEGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J22K/I8LGLEGL/FDWJ22KI8LGLEGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/J22K/I8LGLEGL/FDWJ22KI8LGLEGL.SMALL.jpg dougseven In this lab you will wire-up a Linino ONE (or other Arduino board) with a single LED and a 560 Ohm resistor then code and run a small Node.js/Johnny-Five application that loops and writes sequential on/off commands to make the LED blink.If you haven't already done so, please follow the instructions ...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:37:11 PDT
PEX Pipe Hexagons With RGB LED Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/PEX-Hexagons-With-RGB-LED-Strip/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:37:44 PDT
Circuit Tiles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Tiles/
Circuit Tiles! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/WTYJ/I8K13MM4/FCIWTYJI8K13MM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/WTYJ/I8K13MM4/FCIWTYJI8K13MM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/WTYJ/I8K13MM4/FCIWTYJI8K13MM4.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab For all the wee Edisons and Teslas to be, circuit tiles are the best! These are a great way to introduce people to circuits in a fun, ridiculous, iterative way. This is great for just one person exploring or an entire class working together. And your collection can keep growing over time! It's like ...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:29:11 PDT
How To Make An LDR (light-dependent resistor ) Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-LDR-light-dependent-resistor-Circui/
How To Make An LDR (light-dependent resistor ) Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/60D9/I8J9VZMG/F0560D9I8J9VZMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/60D9/I8J9VZMG/F0560D9I8J9VZMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/60D9/I8J9VZMG/F0560D9I8J9VZMG.SMALL.jpg Electronicslovers When Light Falls on LDR the Resistance of LDR start Decreasing and its low resistance make the Transistor 1 in to Conduction mode and Cut off the Second transistor but when no Light falling on LDR so it,s Resistance start increasing so transistor 1 stop conducting and now we all knows that current a...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:19:45 PDT
Arduino colour mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-colour-mixer/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:00:50 PDT
LED Steampunk lamp using old light bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Steampunk-lamp-using-old-light-bulbs/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:20:22 PDT
Programmable Wearable Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-Wearable-Arc-Reactor/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:40:59 PDT
Blinking an LED with a 555 Timer Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinking-an-LED-with-a-555-Timer-Circuit/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:55:07 PDT
8x8x8 RGB led cube By Pierrot http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-RGB-led-cube-By-Pierrot/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:00:17 PDT
One Dozen Egg Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-Lights-1/
One Dozen Egg Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VINT/I8LGKYNF/F66VINTI8LGKYNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VINT/I8LGKYNF/F66VINTI8LGKYNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/VINT/I8LGKYNF/F66VINTI8LGKYNF.SMALL.jpg krivas Eat eggs. Save shells. Make egg lights. Materials EggsEgg CartonBalloon Lights Eggshells Gently tap the top of the egg against a hard surface until it has a small crack. Use your thumb to push in on the cracked part of the shell. The shell should break and leave you with a small hole. If you ...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:39:37 PDT
Energy Efficient (DC) Voltage Lighting system using Solar Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Efficient-DC-Voltage-Lighting-system-using-/
Energy Efficient (DC) Voltage Lighting system using Solar Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/IBYX/I8FQZBJ5/FNMIBYXI8FQZBJ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/IBYX/I8FQZBJ5/FNMIBYXI8FQZBJ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/IBYX/I8FQZBJ5/FNMIBYXI8FQZBJ5.SMALL.jpg Electronicslovers 1) 12V Battery 2) Dc Lights Led Strip3) wires and one Button for ON OFF4) Solar Charger Best for Forests and Mountain Campaigns You can also Connect this Bright Led Strip with Your Car Battery ...Enjoy ***Favorite if You hate Too Much steps ***Visit My wesbsite
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:45:07 PDT
8x8x8 RGB LED-Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-RGB-LED-Cube-1/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:39:14 PDT
Swing-arm lamp LED conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-arm-lamp-LED-conversion/
Swing-arm lamp LED conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/7RSL/I8BGP3QD/FN57RSLI8BGP3QD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/7RSL/I8BGP3QD/FN57RSLI8BGP3QD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/7RSL/I8BGP3QD/FN57RSLI8BGP3QD.SMALL.jpg geartechbrandon One problem with old things is they can be hard to keep working. I had this fluorescent tube lamp from the 80's with a fantastic large magnifying lens but it's really inconvenient to replace the bulbs. My solution was to replace the scary old transformer with a DC converter and LEDs.LEDs are 3.3v an...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 08:34:59 PDT
FM radio with "old style" LED Bargraph Frequency display http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-fm-radio-with-LED-bar-graph/
FM radio with "old style" LED Bargraph Frequency display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1AO/I8J9X2RH/FAYV1AOI8J9X2RH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1AO/I8J9X2RH/FAYV1AOI8J9X2RH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/V1AO/I8J9X2RH/FAYV1AOI8J9X2RH.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer Update 16.04.2015just thought how would a "cool" kit look a like, so I get an altoids tin box eat all the thinks inside and put all necassary parts inside. ;) a new project from good old Germany.I got some of those very popular FM radio modules at banggood.com, and was thinking how to use them.I fou...
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:27:58 PDT
The Modular PC PSU High Power LED Grow light http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Modular-PC-PSU-High-Power-LED-Grow-light/
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By: Jacks2High

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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 02:54:08 PDT
LED Pressure Game Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pressure-Game/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:55:17 PDT
DIY Magnetic Algae Scrubber – The ‘Spiderman Scrubber’! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magnetic-Algae-Scrubber-The-Spiderman-Scrubber/
DIY Magnetic Algae Scrubber – The ‘Spiderman Scrubber’! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1NNA/I8BGGGDX/FIZ1NNAI8BGGGDX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1NNA/I8BGGGDX/FIZ1NNAI8BGGGDX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1NNA/I8BGGGDX/FIZ1NNAI8BGGGDX.SMALL.jpg Jacks2High Hello Everyone,After getting sick of cleaning algae from my tank having moved house to a high nitrate area, I decided to build an algae scrubber for my brackish setup. However as I don’t have a sump or room in my hood I decided to create a light that attached to the side of the tank. As I didn't rea...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:24:22 PDT
DIY Glowing LED Wi-Fi Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glowing-LED-Wi-Fi-Indicator/
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By: kings_dash

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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 03:33:25 PDT
LaserOscope http://www.instructables.com/id/LaserOscope/
LaserOscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Build a laser oscilloscope using Lego, littleBits, Erector set, and the Kano Computer. In honor of The International Year of Light I’ll demonstrate how use the Kano computer to drive a littleBits motor with an optical coupler, or optocoupler. An optocoupler, according to Wikipedia, "is a component t...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 11:42:54 PDT
Full Spectrum Carnivorous Plant Terrarium in an Old TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Spectrum-Carnivorous-Plant-Terrarium-in-an-Ol/
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 09:33:52 PDT
Color Change Halo Install 3" Pod http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Change-Halo-Install-3-Pod/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 20:32:19 PDT
Case Mod [RGB LED+Arduino Uno] http://www.instructables.com/id/Case-Mod-RGB-LEDArduino-Uno/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 03:09:13 PDT
Arduino LED Audio Spectrum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Audio-Spectrum/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 00:57:13 PDT
Simple Electric Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Circuit/
Simple Electric Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE.jpg http://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
PiBot: Calculating Pi with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/PiBot-Calculating-Pi-with-an-Arduino-Uno/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:23:35 PDT
Dancing Disco Locks Prank - Dancing Keyboard Locks http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Disco-Locks-Prank-Dancing-Keyboard-Locks/
Dancing Disco Locks Prank - Dancing Keyboard Locks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/EHEZ/I81GJ64X/FJUEHEZI81GJ64X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/EHEZ/I81GJ64X/FJUEHEZI81GJ64X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/EHEZ/I81GJ64X/FJUEHEZI81GJ64X.SMALL.jpg ishuyash Make Your friends or family member go crazy by running this code on their system and telling them that there something really wrong with their pc.It is behaving Strange.Like a ghost is making the locks disco. Do following In the Targets Pc 1. Open Notepad and copy below codes into it._code:______...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 11:15:52 PDT
Switchless sensor based cheap flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Switchless-sensor-based-cheap-flashlight/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 05:14:25 PDT
Battery clip transistor tester. 9v battery clip series #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-clip-transistor-tester/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 12:36:50 PDT
desktop led clock http://www.instructables.com/id/desktop-led-clock/
desktop led clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer just needed a desk-clock that fit's on the desk from my wife it should fit with the color, and hey of course it should be self made. Get a DIY Kit that you like I ordered a kit from banggood.com they have a lot of nice clock's and they even get more from month to month. order here the clock with...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:05:50 PDT
Photodiode-LED Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Photodiode-LED-Servo/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 12:35:12 PDT
Arduino Based RADAR system with TARGET Acknowledgement http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-RADAR-system-with-TARGET-Acknowledge/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:16:20 PDT
GoPiGo LED Blink http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPiGo-LED-Blink/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:53:58 PDT