Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:27:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
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
Electronics Components Salvage http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Components-Salvage/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 23:40:38 PDT
Steampunk Electronics LED Experimenter's Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Electronics-LED-Experimenters-Board/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:13:08 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
LED Throwie 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwie-20/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 19:51:21 PDT
Shimmering Chameleon (smart)Skirt ~ http://www.instructables.com/id/Shimmering-Chameleon-smartSkirt-/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 09:45:12 PDT
Interactive LED Beer Pong Table 2.0 (BPT X5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Beer-Pong-Table-20/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:46:30 PDT
LEDs with Brightness Control (Circuit Scribe) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDs-with-Brightness-Control-Circuit-Scribe/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:54:36 PDT
Remote-Control Thunderclouds http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Thunderclouds/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 12:17:22 PDT
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-4-channels-Arduino-Mega2560/
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SMALL.jpg h0uri Ambilight is a an invention first made by philips , you can check this VIDEO for more infocheck this live simulation if interested with this instructable you can have an almost the same for your pc screen.many methods can achieve this goal, explaned some easier and less components demanding methods ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:55:19 PDT
blink blink Light Up DIY Book Covers with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/blink-blink-Light-Up-DIY-Book-Covers-with-LEDs/
blink blink Light Up DIY Book Covers with LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/NGJF/I7CCDM46/FVZNGJFI7CCDM46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/NGJF/I7CCDM46/FVZNGJFI7CCDM46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/NGJF/I7CCDM46/FVZNGJFI7CCDM46.SMALL.jpg blinkblink Hi Everyone!We wanted to share how to make your book covers light up with LEDs and creative circuits (also known as soft-circuits). We started off with a favorite quote and used LEDs and soft-circuits to illustrate the quote. Reference this tutorial and sketch your favorite quote with circuits! What...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 18:18:35 PDT
Make an Arduino voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Arduino-voltmeter/
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:44:58 PDT
USB light for cell phone portable charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-light-for-cell-phone-portable-charger/
USB light for cell phone portable charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/5F2G/I72P3JC9/F1H5F2GI72P3JC9.SMALL.jpg gmuñoz1 Most of us have in the backpack a portable charger if your phone runs out of battery. these portable chargers have a USB connector so it can give you many applications to these sources of energy. Tools and Materials Tools:pair of plierssoldering ironMaterials:portable chargersolderingLEDmale USB ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:51:32 PDT
Infinity mirror and table (With casual tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-and-table-With-casual-tools/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:22:52 PDT
Computer Controlled Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Controlled-Star/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 07:07:35 PST
Tutu with Embedded LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutu-with-Embedded-LEDs/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 06:00:32 PST
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/5-programs-12V-leds-Lights-Organ/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:34:34 PST
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Interactive-Fuzzy-LED-Belt/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:34:25 PST
Christmas FreakTree http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-FreakTree/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:24:28 PST
LED Proximity Sensor Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Proximity-Sensor-Glove/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:01:25 PST
Make Your Own Desktop LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Desktop-LED-Lamp/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:09:50 PST
Light-up Necklace made with felt & LEDs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Necklace-made-with-felt-LEDs/
Light-up Necklace made with felt & LEDs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/JLRQ/I60051BQ/FATJLRQI60051BQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/JLRQ/I60051BQ/FATJLRQI60051BQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/JLRQ/I60051BQ/FATJLRQI60051BQ.SMALL.jpg blinkblink In this exercise you’ll be making a beautiful light-up necklace or patch with LEDs in a parallel series. We took a sheet of white felt and added flowers to it, but you can decorate your necklace however you want! You could easily turn this exercise into a light-up backpack patch. Craft Materials: M...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:39:35 PST
Pixelated Flower Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixelated-Flower-Lights/
Pixelated Flower Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/UX7L/I5WCV7FH/FBVUX7LI5WCV7FH.SMALL.jpg katherinel I made this piece of wall art for the company I used to work for, Coupa Software. It is a pixelated abstract representation of the company's blue flower logo icon measuring 4x4 ft and features addressable LED lights behind each "pixel". Design The first step was figuring out the design of the pix...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 21:54:14 PST
Intel Edison and Addressable LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-and-Addressable-LEDs/
Intel Edison and Addressable LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/8VWV/I5WCSBZB/FLG8VWVI5WCSBZB.SMALL.jpg danasf One of the first things that I like to try when I get a new development board is to get LEDs working on it! I start with a few solitary LEDs and quickly progress to programmable LED strips and matrices.The Edison is a fun board because of its small footprint, relatively low power use and the built-i...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 16:48:32 PST
$2 Portable solar water light http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Portable-solar-water-light/
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 10:56:41 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Remote controlled relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-relay/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:10:12 PST
Valentine Day Heartbeat Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-Day-Heartbeat-Card/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 23:17:15 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
Arduino door lock with password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I mede an door lock (or box lock) that opens when you enter your password and press "#". The servo turns back to the position it was in after some seconds. PARTS & TOOLS For this project I used:* Arduino uno ( http://store.arduino.cc/index.php?main_page=produc... )* 4x4 matrix ke...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Ambilight for non addressable RGB leds [Using Arduino] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-for-non-addressable-RGB-leds-Using-Ardui/
Ambilight for non addressable RGB leds [Using Arduino] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/JAX5/I5DSUUV7/FSMJAX5I5DSUUV7.SMALL.jpg h0uri first of all .. if you don't know what Ambilgiht is Check Ambilgiht Phillipscheck out my other tutorial if you don't have an arduino TUTsince it's the same rgb led and same 3 transistors i used before why put arduino to work ?the answer is because with arduino you can control the colors for whatever...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:34:08 PST
Versatile Wearable LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-Wearable-LEDs/
Versatile Wearable LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/1TA2/I5DST6O2/FLR1TA2I5DST6O2.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Wearables (aka Wearable Technology) are a new & insanely awesome extension of electronics. These minimalistic, versatile, and detachable lights are designed to allow for a wide variety of creative possibilities and to be accessible to makers of all ages and backgrounds. The process takes about an ho...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:20:11 PST
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Thermometer-with-both-LCD-and-Analog-Readou/
Indoor Thermometer with both LCD and "Analog" Readout with NeoPixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/D1OG/I5BS4GE1/FZTD1OGI5BS4GE1.SMALL.jpg NextFab Hello! This Instructable is a quick, intermediate Arduino project that takes a temperature reading from a TMP36 , reads it onto an LCD screen and gives an "Analog" readout on a neopixel stick that changes color and number of lights lit every 10 degrees Fahrenheit. It's easily customizable as NeoPixe...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:41:06 PST
Zentangle Chibitronics Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Zentangle-Chibitronics-Box/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:52:20 PST
CD ROVER http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-ROVER/
CD ROVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/M63G/I55N09KU/FNQM63GI55N09KU.SMALL.jpg Abhi909 CD ROVER FROM SCRATCH INTRODUCTION I'M WORKING ON THIS CD ROVER, WHICH IS MADE FROM RECYCLED CD/DVD WRITTER AND FROM OTHER STUFF.THIS CAN BE CONTROLLED BY ANDROID SMARTPHONE, PC OR FROM RADIO REMOTE.I MAKE THIS FOR MY SCIENCE PROJECTTHIS IS GREAT PLATFORM FOR FUTURE PROJECTS ALSO, YOU CAN ADD A H...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:40:23 PST
Embroidered Circuits: Ohm Sweet Ohm http://www.instructables.com/id/Embroidered-LED-Christmas-Ornaments/
Embroidered Circuits: Ohm Sweet Ohm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IYGN/I53I10CS/FW3IYGNI53I10CS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IYGN/I53I10CS/FW3IYGNI53I10CS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/IYGN/I53I10CS/FW3IYGNI53I10CS.SMALL.jpg liza.stark This project is a great way to get started exploring the potential of combining craft and electronics. Here I am going to explain how to make your own sensor (a variable resistor as it were) then create a circuit that to control three LEDs using solderable conductive thread(!). There are a bajillion...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:13:25 PST
Miniature LED City http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-LED-City/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:51:34 PST
Info graphics: Batteries are safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Info-graphics-Batteries-are-safe/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:26:42 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
Music blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is an easy step by step guide to make cheap sound reacting LEDs that is blinking to the bass of the music you play. The music blinker is powered by an 9v battery which makes it portable and small. Parts and tools PARTS:TIP 31 CPCB Male AUX cable3x LEDs9v battery9v battery clipJumper wiresTOO...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
Chibitronics Papercut Hobbit Bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibitronics-Papercut-Hobbit-Bookmark/
Chibitronics Papercut Hobbit Bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/YUU3/I4SCXXCW/FSMYUU3I4SCXXCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/YUU3/I4SCXXCW/FSMYUU3I4SCXXCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/YUU3/I4SCXXCW/FSMYUU3I4SCXXCW.SMALL.jpg ohhmyhead "Hey, Dad, what do you want for Christmas?" "I don't know. Make me something." Of course this conversation happened just a few days before Christmas. Fortunately I'd already begun work on the perfect thing, a Hobbit/JRR Tolkien Bookmark, making use of Chibitronics Circuit Stickers from CRASHSpace's ...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:24:01 PST
FPGAs: Concept and Getting Started http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGAs-Concept-and-Getting-Started/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:15:00 PST
DIY Laptop Controlled Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Controlled-Robot/
DIY Laptop Controlled Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/L62N/I4TFCDGX/FM2L62NI4TFCDGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/L62N/I4TFCDGX/FM2L62NI4TFCDGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/L62N/I4TFCDGX/FM2L62NI4TFCDGX.SMALL.jpg Saiyam It would be so good if would be able to control a robot or your rc car using a laptop just like you control a car in a game. Well, it can be made possible using the versatile arduino UNO. There are thousands of projects you can make with arduino. This one of those projects. It is basically a robot w...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:44:22 PST
Simple Paper Heart Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paper-Heart-Circuit/
Simple Paper Heart Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2EBB/I4SCI9F8/FM62EBBI4SCI9F8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2EBB/I4SCI9F8/FM62EBBI4SCI9F8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2EBB/I4SCI9F8/FM62EBBI4SCI9F8.SMALL.jpg kithub Create your own personal light-up Valentine's Day's gifts by adding this paper heart circuit to a card or other papercraft creations. Creative electronics projects using paper, LEDs and copper tape are a great way of lighting up your artwork. Instead of using wires to connect a battery to LEDs, pap...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 16:27:46 PST
LED Bouncer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bouncer/
LED Bouncer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/6S7P/I4PHTMHP/FM26S7PI4PHTMHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/6S7P/I4PHTMHP/FM26S7PI4PHTMHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/6S7P/I4PHTMHP/FM26S7PI4PHTMHP.SMALL.jpg AkshayM2 This is a simple Arduino project which is powered by the Arduino UNO(r3). The main hardware is just some LEDs, resistors and cables. It creates the effect of a light passing through multi-coloured LEDs. The result is pretty awesome and can be achieved by almost anyone of any level of experience. ...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 20:46:43 PST
Dazzling Fundraising Sign: 140 watts of Internet connected LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Dazzling-Fundraising-Sign-140-watts-of-Internet-co/
Dazzling Fundraising Sign: 140 watts of Internet connected LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/YTPH/I4E67R9C/FYZYTPHI4E67R9C.SMALL.jpg rpurser Build this internet connected sign to help raise funds for a local charity! Learn about high power LEDs, Arduino, Raspberry Pi & python, digital radios, wiring & soldering, and a little carpentry.Hopefully, in 10 hours or so, you can do what took me at least 100 hours to design and construct. Ove...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 03:45:18 PST
DIY Super Powerful LED Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Powerful-LED-Torch/
DIY Super Powerful LED Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/V1DX/I49RQ9LT/FUBV1DXI49RQ9LT.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello Guys We are back on our 8th Instructable on this site...Recently our town was suffering from a power cut and me and my brother found that our old torch was broken and was not very powerful one...So we decided to make one for us...We searched the whole instructables site for a DIY powerful torc...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:18:33 PST
simple desktop lighting that is controlled by your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-desktop-lighting-that-is-controlled-by-your/
simple desktop lighting that is controlled by your PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/JD9X/I3VI5CNR/F9BJD9XI3VI5CNR.SMALL.jpg will1010 Have a nice looking ambient light that turns on whenever your computer is on. Concept and idea I had some LED strip that I bought and I love the illumination effect that it gives off so I decided to put a strip by my computer and have it turn on when the computer is on by using a molex connector ...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:12:24 PST
Programming 101 with DIY RGB LED scrolling message ticker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RGB-LED-scrolling-message-marquee/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:14:14 PST
DIY lighted Santa hat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lighted-Santa-hat/
DIY lighted Santa hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/FOAR/I3VI0TTV/FF6FOARI3VI0TTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/FOAR/I3VI0TTV/FF6FOARI3VI0TTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/FOAR/I3VI0TTV/FF6FOARI3VI0TTV.SMALL.jpg dfloyd5 Hello everyone welcome to my first instructable. This instructable will show you a cool way to take a regular Santa hat and install lights that can be found at any local Walmart or other outlets. Please enjoy and give me some feedback. Also sorry about not taking that much photos didn't think of it ...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 23:13:02 PST
Arduino powered Sutro Tower tree topper with lights and fog http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-Sutro-Tower-tree-topper-with-light/
Arduino powered Sutro Tower tree topper with lights and fog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/YABY/I3XU48O1/F3MYABYI3XU48O1.SMALL.jpg marieazy For my first ever Arduino project, I decided to make a Sutro Tower tree topper for my Xmas tree. This is one of my favorite San Francisco landmarks and was a guide the first year I lived in the city when I didn't know where exactly I was. See a video of it in action hereTOOLS AND MATERIALS: Sutro To...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 17:03:54 PST