Instructables: exploring - technology - led http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:40:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 5 Min USB LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Min-USB-LED-Light/
5 Min USB LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a simple LED light than can be powered from a USB port.What do you need:1 x LED1 x 100 ohm Resistor1 x USB cable (it does not matter what cable as long as it has a USB plug)1x Ping-Pong BallHot glue Prepare the Plug I cut off the plug and stripped the cables.We need...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:15:47 PDT
LED Table Strip Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Table-Strip-Light/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:44:38 PDT
What's in LED Bulbs? http://www.instructables.com/id/Whats-in-LED-Bulbs/
What's in LED Bulbs? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/7C13/ICO0BU04/F9C7C13ICO0BU04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/7C13/ICO0BU04/F9C7C13ICO0BU04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/7C13/ICO0BU04/F9C7C13ICO0BU04.SMALL.jpg EmmettO I'm a maintenance man and as such I change a lot of lightbulbs. I've been picking up LED bulbs lately and I was curious what kind of components were in them. I picked up two of the less expensive bulbs that you can get at your local big box home improvement store because I didn't want to be taking a...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:37:28 PDT
How to make a cheap LED Glow Stick at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-LED-Glow-Stick-at-Home/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:51:38 PDT
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-1-Atmel-Studio-and-Programmer/
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/0H3G/ICN7FYT6/F0P0H3GICN7FYT6.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015Installing Atmel Studio (AS) and a programmer embody the first steps [0] on the path to using an individual Atmel AVR Microcontroller unit MCU [1] as opposed to the MCU-on-a-board such as Arduino [2]. Here starts the journey, albeit rather short, through a series of ‘Startup’ Inst...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:20:34 PDT
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-2-Microcontroller-Circuits-and-Fuses/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:16:09 PDT
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-3-Binky-One-PORT-PIN-DDR-and-LED/
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky One, the blinking LED, shows how to use the C/C++ language in Atmel Studio (AS) to control the Atmel MCU ports for input and output (i.e., IO) and reveals the ‘secret’ life of the Atmel PORT, PIN and DDR registers. Blinky One uses the circuit platform constructed for th...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:11:40 PDT
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-4-Blinky-Two-Switches-Pull-Up-Resist/
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic Figure 1: Example switches that can use the MCU pull-up resisters, Front: Photo-resistor, photo-transistor, push button; Rear: example key pads. M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky Two demonstrates how the MCU can easily read the state of external switches, which includes push buttons and photo-switches, ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:07:16 PDT
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-5-Lifeline/
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 The Lifeline is a simple circuit based on the Atmel ATTiny2313A microcontroller unit (MCU) that functions as a substitute clock source for a target MCU rendered inoperative by wrongly set clock fuses. The project, meant to be easy but useful for the expert, continues ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:02:52 PDT
The LEDPOD (12V flashlight tripod and more) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LEDPOD-12V-flashlight-tripod-and-more/
The LEDPOD (12V flashlight tripod and more) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/LKB6/ICNF64TD/FYDLKB6ICNF64TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/LKB6/ICNF64TD/FYDLKB6ICNF64TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/LKB6/ICNF64TD/FYDLKB6ICNF64TD.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 I can't really explain this crazy project that took me a couple months, but shortly it is a:Tripod for a phoneL.E.D flashlight (L.E.D strips i bought from eBay for really cheap)Phone chargerStorage containerIn the fourth picture you can see there is a round component, it is a retractable wire i took...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:25:54 PDT
ThunderVUmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/ThunderVUmeter/
ThunderVUmeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SMALL.jpg VicenzaThunders This project was created accidentally by doing some tests with RGB LEDs and and TLC5940s, between various combinations and strange color effects tests, we had the idea to connect the audio jack to the microcontroller to try to synchronize the music with colors. The result immediately seemed great, e...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:57:26 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/B5KD/ICM6ZM6C/FWRB5KDICM6ZM6C.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-LED-Christmas-Lights/
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Are you looking for a simple electronics project to get some practice with Arduino and PWM? Try this out! Here's what you need:1 x Arduino UNO + USB cable6 x Colour LED's of your choice (I used 3 red, 3 yellow)6 x 1k Resistors8 x Male-to-male jumper cables (I used 6 orange ones for the PWM signals ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:41:16 PDT
Infinity mirror jewel case http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-jewel-case/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:08:37 PDT
LED blink by remote PC using WIZwiki-W7500 mbed Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-blink-by-remote-PC-using-WIZwiki-W7500-mbed-Pl/
LED blink by remote PC using WIZwiki-W7500 mbed Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/R4SM/ICO0EFUN/FITR4SMICO0EFUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/R4SM/ICO0EFUN/FITR4SMICO0EFUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/R4SM/ICO0EFUN/FITR4SMICO0EFUN.SMALL.jpg kiyonglab I introduce a LED blink controlling from remote PC through network (TCP protocol).A TCP client program runs in the PC and a TCP server runs in a WIZwiki-W7500 mbed platform board. W7500 transmits data to PC and receives data from PC through TOE(TCP/IP Offload Engine). W7500 controls LED by executing...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:10:51 PDT
MEGABLOCK to RGB LED MEGABLOCK (modular) http://www.instructables.com/id/MEGABLOCK-to-RGB-LED-MEGABLOCK-modular/
MEGABLOCK to RGB LED MEGABLOCK (modular) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RQGS/ICICYP0L/FC8RQGSICICYP0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RQGS/ICICYP0L/FC8RQGSICICYP0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/RQGS/ICICYP0L/FC8RQGSICICYP0L.SMALL.gif KingConstantine As per the title suggests. You can stack an unlimited amount of RGBs :) PARTS 1.Arduino UNO2. Glue Gun3. Wire stripper4. Solder and Soldering Iron5. WS2812B RGB LED X 2 minimum6. MEGABLOCKS X 2 WS2812B RGB LED This is the LED that is modular, i.e. you can link these in a chain and control each...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 04:30:44 PDT
LED Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-Light/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:36:02 PDT
How to make a speaker at home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-speaker-at-home/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 05:39:37 PDT
Replacing lights with LED's in your Dodge truck. http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-lights-with-LEDs-in-your-Dodge-truck/
Replacing lights with LED's in your Dodge truck. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/1HVU/IC8X3YKM/FKS1HVUIC8X3YKM.SMALL.jpg Robo Redneck For this Instructable, I'm going to use my truck, a 1999 Dodge Ram 2500 extended cab. I really despise the look of the yellow interior lights which is why I've decided to go with the LED lights./ / / / / / WARNING \ \ \ \ \ \ \I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR VEHICLE, OR ANY BODILY HARM Y...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:23:30 PDT
GETTING STARTED WITH HOME AUTOMATION SYSTEM. http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-HOME-AUTOMATION-SYSTEM/
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:31:51 PDT
Arduino web server Enc28j60, PIR and Led http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-web-server-Enc28j60-PIR-and-Led/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:29:29 PDT
LED Night Light (Dark Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Light-Dark-Sensor/
LED Night Light (Dark Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SMALL.jpg vonPongrac Many children are afraid of darkness. I was one of them. For children to fall asleep more easily one can install so called night light into wall socket. Those have series disadvantage: you must remove night light if you want to use that socket. What if you could make small portable, battery powered ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:57:39 PDT
Ardunio Smoke And Gas Sensor(MQ-2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ardunio-Smoke-And-Gas-SensorMQ-2/
Ardunio Smoke And Gas Sensor(MQ-2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SMALL.jpg rmikel Hello everyone , I have got another super easy arduino tutorial, this time is on the MQ-2 gas and smoke detector. Mostly combustible gases, propane and hydrogen.Its very easy to connect and program. Just using the map function. Parts List / Connection The parts needed are :--Arduino micro contro...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:14:50 PDT
Upcycle Salt Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Upscale-Salt-Lamp/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:08:31 PDT
LED Fox pendant, Solar Powered kit http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Fox-pendant-Solar-Powered-kit/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:14:11 PDT
Multiple Blinking LEDs at different rates http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Blinking-LEDs-at-different-rates/
Multiple Blinking LEDs at different rates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/YUVU/ICD7K9X4/FCYYUVUICD7K9X4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/YUVU/ICD7K9X4/FCYYUVUICD7K9X4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/YUVU/ICD7K9X4/FCYYUVUICD7K9X4.SMALL.jpg VIPER IoT In this tutorial I'll show you how to blink multiple LEDs at different rates on Arduino-like boards using VIPER.Blinking one LED is known as the “Hello World of embedded devices"... but with VIPER we can make it funnier. We can blink many LEDs at different frequencies using many separated threads in...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 16:40:21 PDT
555 Timer: Flashing LED http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Flashing-LED-1/
555 Timer: Flashing LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/E4JE/ICD7FP0H/FO3E4JEICD7FP0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/E4JE/ICD7FP0H/FO3E4JEICD7FP0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/E4JE/ICD7FP0H/FO3E4JEICD7FP0H.SMALL.jpg ethanl2 This is an awesome and easy build to make! The Circuit Ok so the 555 timer is a small 8-pin chip used in a lot of electronics. Here is the layout of the pinsPin 1- Ground (aka negative or neutral)Pin 2- TriggerPin 3- OutputPin 4- ResetPin 5- Control voltagePin 6- ThresholdPin 7- DischargePin 8- V...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:56:53 PDT
Arduino Home Security Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Security-Alarm/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:29:08 PDT
Led bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-bulb-2/
Led bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/SF1L/ICD7EJ69/FHNSF1LICD7EJ69.SMALL.jpg jinyouq This is a led bulb that i made from a broken CFL bulb and some Leds that i had laying around.I already made 2 led bulbs. The one on the left is 1 watt and the one on the right is the 3 watt which im showing you now.These bulbs are for 120v mains.(RISK OF ELECTROCUTION. MAKE THIS BULB, IF YOU KNOW WH...
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:35:41 PDT
Refrigerator Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Refrigerator-Lights/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:56:35 PDT
4" Seven Segment Display http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Seven-Segment-Display/
4" Seven Segment Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/GOMU/IC6IKSK5/FOHGOMUIC6IKSK5.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A seven segment display is a basic display which is made up of LED's arranged in a particular order to display numerical values. They are also able to display a lot of the alphabet but not with very good clarity. As the name implies, this display has 7 segments labelled A through G and labeling is d...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:17:56 PDT
Taking Basic Electronics to the Internet (IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Basic-Electronics-to-the-Internet-IoT/
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 06:27:43 PDT
control LEDSs using any infrared (TV) remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/control-LEDSs-using-any-infrared-TV-remote-control/
control LEDSs using any infrared (TV) remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/S35H/IC6IDEBK/FXUS35HIC6IDEBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/S35H/IC6IDEBK/FXUS35HIC6IDEBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/S35H/IC6IDEBK/FXUS35HIC6IDEBK.SMALL.jpg saurabhgangamwar78 This is my first instructable. In this instructable i will show you how ON/OFF LEDs or DC motors using infrared remote control.e Components 1)Infrared receiver 2)Breadbord3)Arduino uno4)Jumper Wires5)Infrared Remote control 1.Circuit Digram In this project there are two circuit digrams.In firs...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:55:55 PDT
VU Meter Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-Speakers/
VU Meter Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/60M8/IC6IHKCG/FBA60M8IC6IHKCG.SMALL.jpg IamTeknik A VU meter is a standard measuring instrument which measures volume in audio equipment. If you open up your recording devices on Windows, you can see a digital Volume Unit (VU) meter which shows the audio level. You get analog and digital displays and each level is typically marked off with a dB val...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:34:42 PDT
DIY Hack Mod Longer Working UPS Power LED Light Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hack-Mod-Longer-Working-UPS-Power-LED-Light-St/
DIY Hack Mod Longer Working UPS Power LED Light Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/E7A4/IC7HNJ50/FZKE7A4IC7HNJ50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/E7A4/IC7HNJ50/FZKE7A4IC7HNJ50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/E7A4/IC7HNJ50/FZKE7A4IC7HNJ50.SMALL.jpg Ks JOATMON This Hack/Mod Uninterruptible power supply(UPS) to work with LED strip light using direct DC power source, this mean zero DC to AC converter zero power lost.
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:50:57 PDT
Desk Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Light/
Desk Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/E2W3/IC6HSAGZ/FGUE2W3IC6HSAGZ.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on July 17, 2015In this presentation I would try to show you how you could setup very simple and easy lighting for your workbench.you may watch the video in below link:
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:14:49 PDT
Básico Wearables: Brazaletecon Adafruit NeoPixesl y Flora http://www.instructables.com/id/Básico-Wearables-Brazaletecon-Adafruit-NeoPixesl-y/
Básico Wearables: Brazaletecon Adafruit NeoPixesl y Flora - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/R9W6/IC5C5R7V/FDNR9W6IC5C5R7V.SMALL.jpg gmendez3 Este brazelete wearable lo puedes hacer si quieres llevar algo tecnológico contigo. Lo que necesitamos es: Hilo conductor Aguja Velcro Multímetro Batería de litio y su cargador de ser necesario Neopixels http://www.adafruit.com/products/1260Adafruit Flora http://www.adafruit.com/products/659 Reco...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:54:28 PDT
Arduino I2C http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-I2C/
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:43:53 PDT
IoT: DIY Hue Light http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-DIY-Hue-Light/
IoT: DIY Hue Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/I75B/IC4MQA03/FWHI75BIC4MQA03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/I75B/IC4MQA03/FWHI75BIC4MQA03.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Minion Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Minion-Light/
Minion Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/7DJL/IC8X3TYW/FB07DJLIC8X3TYW.SMALL.jpg jim_2000 Just in time for the Minion Movie, your very own Minion light Instructable! Gather the Parts The Minion Light is based off of the FrogLeggs Tumbler flashlight that is sold at Lowes and other fine retailers. I really like this light as it has a nice glow and really shines brightly. FrogLeggs did...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 18:46:17 PDT
RGB LED Snowboard with Arduino Uno R3 http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Snowboard-with-Arduino-Uno-R3/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 19:17:21 PDT
Use of GPS, hall sensor, LEDs and Firebase with the Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-of-GPS-and-Hall-sensor-with-the-Edison/
Use of GPS, hall sensor, LEDs and Firebase with the Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/9WQ0/IC0VD7CP/FRI9WQ0IC0VD7CP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/9WQ0/IC0VD7CP/FRI9WQ0IC0VD7CP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/9WQ0/IC0VD7CP/FRI9WQ0IC0VD7CP.SMALL.jpg tsmilesagain The following instructable describes how to connect your Intel Edison using the Grove GPS sensor, Hall sensor and the Base Shield (please note that the Grove GPS does not come standard in the Gove Starter Kit Plus).The code and design was part of the Los Angeles Intel IoT Roadshow. Hardware neede...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:33:02 PDT
How To Make A Wireless Minecraft Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Wireless-Minecraft-Lamp/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 15:16:28 PDT
LED Crochet Rainbow Flower Hair Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Crochet-Rainbow-Flower-Hair-Clip/
LED Crochet Rainbow Flower Hair Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/VZC7/IC0VCCIK/FQ1VZC7IC0VCCIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/VZC7/IC0VCCIK/FQ1VZC7IC0VCCIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/VZC7/IC0VCCIK/FQ1VZC7IC0VCCIK.SMALL.jpg tinkerbelles We're going to make a rainbow flower hairclip with a light up center! Here are the supplies you need: Yarn in the following colors: yellow, orange, green, blue, indigo, violet. G crochet hookRed gumdrop LEDWatch battery pack, preferably with loop leads instead of prongsWatch battery (3V)Indigo felt,...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:04:18 PDT
Woman's Handbag made of Laser-Cut Leather with Phone charger and LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Womans-Handbag-made-of-Laser-Cut-Leather-with-iPho/
Woman's Handbag made of Laser-Cut Leather with Phone charger and LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/JFL1/IBYWZAY7/FAVJFL1IBYWZAY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/JFL1/IBYWZAY7/FAVJFL1IBYWZAY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/JFL1/IBYWZAY7/FAVJFL1IBYWZAY7.SMALL.jpg kurtac This bag was designed and made for my wife. It is a nice Leather Hand Bag for Women and created using an Epilog Laser in my favorite Hackerspacelab in Vienna.It has the following features: All handmade Integrated iPhone Charger Integrated LED LightingYou will need the following tools: A Laser cut...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 06:54:55 PDT
Equalizer Light On FAN http://www.instructables.com/id/Equalizer-Light-On-FAN/
Equalizer Light On FAN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/HDDA/IBW27IVN/FKGHDDAIBW27IVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/HDDA/IBW27IVN/FKGHDDAIBW27IVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/HDDA/IBW27IVN/FKGHDDAIBW27IVN.SMALL.jpg preejuraj It is a simple time pass project.. All of you can make on your ceiling fan. the led lights are attached on the leaves of the fan. the lights will glow with respect to the audio source attached to it. Slip Rings On Fan to feed the external power and audio input. use/make slip rings on the fans nec...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2015 01:38:44 PDT
Arduino Pixel Stick WS2812 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pixel-Stick/
Arduino Pixel Stick WS2812 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SMALL.jpg Spicy Turtles This is my first instructable I got asked to put one togther for a friend but only after I had assembled it all so some pics i wasnt able to get Im sure there will be bits I have missed out I'm no code genius so I will do my best to answer any questions you have in this build there was a bit of gues...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 20:25:03 PDT
Rainbow maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-maker/
Rainbow maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SMALL.jpg Ginko Balboa A simple gadget to create rainbows for light painting. It can also be used in other interesting ways to light paint big areas of something or thin air. Photography is made in low ambient light - at night in an open space where you can move freely. The exposure is not critical, on this pictures it va...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 17:55:12 PDT
Getting started with Arduino - RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Arduino-RGB-LED/
Getting started with Arduino - RGB LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/HPIP/IBW23Q9B/FJVHPIPIBW23Q9B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/HPIP/IBW23Q9B/FJVHPIPIBW23Q9B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/HPIP/IBW23Q9B/FJVHPIPIBW23Q9B.SMALL.jpg Digital Art and Technology In this tutorial we will look at how to wire up a Red/Green/Blue (RGB) Light Emitting Diode (LED) to an Arduino and control it over the serial port. You could use a basic RGB LED component (i.e. a plastic dome with four legs !), but we are going to use an LED board (like the one shown above) which h...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:39:28 PDT
Visiglove http://www.instructables.com/id/Visiglove/
Visiglove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/60O3/IBW23R7G/FO860O3IBW23R7G.SMALL.jpg NThorogood Things you will need: A pair of gloves (cycling gloves of your preference but must not be fingerless)LED Arrow:High visibility/ Reflective fabric (150mm x 50mm)Base fabric - Black cotton (200mm x 50mm)Velcro strips x 2 (30mm x 80mm) – Preferably in the same colour as base fabric *Thin Plastic – Top ...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:18:51 PDT