Instructables: exploring - technology - leds http://www.instructables.com Tue, 24 May 2016 01:02:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 HAL-9000 Arduino Talking Extension Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/HAL-9000-Arduino-Talking-Extension-Cord/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:51:09 PDT
Matariki Paper LED Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Matariki-Paper-LED-Circuit/
Matariki Paper LED Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/MV9W/IOEKHUIO/F51MV9WIOEKHUIO.SMALL.jpg Fabriko Matariki is the Māori name for a cluster of seven stars also known as the Pleides, or the seven sisters. In New Zealand the rise of Matariki marks the beginning of the lunar new year. 2016 celebrations start on June 2nd and continue through to the 26th. Here is a fun papertronics activity that can b...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 21:16:00 PDT
Humidity Spy Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Humidity-Spy-Book/
Humidity Spy Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/EJ6O/IOBOZTIG/F77EJ6OIOBOZTIG.SMALL.jpg RoniBandini After some years dedicated to Kindle lobby, it is time to stand up for the classic paper book, which is far from perfect as the spoon and of course it cannot be used to eat soup.One friend that works as a librarian told me that humidity is the key factor in books conservation, so I have decided to m...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 05:20:33 PDT
LED Sound Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sound-Reactor/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 13:42:24 PDT
Wordpress Animatronics Alert with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wordpress-Animatronics-Alert-With-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 10 May 2016 06:26:25 PDT
Portable Speakers with synced LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Speakers-With-Synced-LEDs/
Portable Speakers with synced LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UVFL/INY8IW6M/F94UVFLINY8IW6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UVFL/INY8IW6M/F94UVFLINY8IW6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/UVFL/INY8IW6M/F94UVFLINY8IW6M.SMALL.jpg aucancer98 Hello. Today I'm going to show you how to make your own portable speakers with synced LEDs. Its very easy and you don't need any micro controller to make it. Lets get started. Step 1: Grab the items I bought some USB powered speakers with audio in. You will need:1. USB powered speakers with audi...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 03:27:41 PDT
Kintsugi Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Kintsugi-Jacket/
Kintsugi Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/X846/INS14JHE/FZFX846INS14JHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/X846/INS14JHE/FZFX846INS14JHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/X846/INS14JHE/FZFX846INS14JHE.SMALL.jpg JennyAKim Kintsugi is a Japanese method of mending broken pottery with precious metals such as gold or silver. It is looked as a philosophy where one treats breakage and repair as a part of history. The metals illuminate the cracks and the pottery is reused, symbolizing the value of the object or one's life.T...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 17:08:00 PDT
Lit Constable Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Lit-Constable-Hat/
Lit Constable Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/PNVZ/INRJF6B8/FA7PNVZINRJF6B8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/PNVZ/INRJF6B8/FA7PNVZINRJF6B8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/PNVZ/INRJF6B8/FA7PNVZINRJF6B8.SMALL.jpg kristeller62 I thought it would be fun to add LEDs to my brother's Constable hat so it appeared to look like the light bar on a police cruiser. Materials There are a lot of wearable electronic materials available. I ordered LEDs, Arduino and battery box from AdaFruit and so far have been happy with the pro...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 12:42:10 PDT
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/11-LED-Adjustable-Chaser-With-555Timer/
11 LED Adjustable Chaser with 555Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/327T/INQBL7B7/FIK327TINQBL7B7.SMALL.jpg hkerr Parts:Leds: Pack of 25 Can use Purple OnesIC: 555 timer, CD4017Capacitor: 10uf, 100nf(104)Potentiometer: 10k Linear MonoResistors: 1k, 10k, 120ohmBreadboard + Cables + Battery Clip Place Base Components The 555 timer and Cd4017 are placed along with the leds and the wires connecting to power and ...
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Tue, 3 May 2016 07:26:34 PDT
Cartwheel Accelerometer Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Cartwheel-Accelerometer-Shirt/
Cartwheel Accelerometer Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/E17V/INQBJEQD/FOYE17VINQBJEQD.SMALL.jpg emilydaub This top was inspired by the joy I get from being upside down and doing cartwheels!Just a circle of LEDs that start to spin (kind of like the spinning beach ball of death). Enjoy! Needed Things Materials Lilypad Arduino USB (also needs a programing cable and Arduino) Lilypad AccelerometerRibbon W...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 20:24:20 PDT
Light Show Jacket That Reacts To Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Show-Jacket-That-Reacts-to-Music/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 16:24:53 PDT
Fairy Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-Lantern/
Fairy Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/XHMW/INOTZK1B/F2NXHMWINOTZK1B.SMALL.jpg LilyT7 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).One of the most fascinating and delicate plant in the world is the flower Calochortus albus, otherwise known as the globe lily or the fairy lantern. I dec...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 05:50:52 PDT
Aduino Constellation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Aduino-Constellation-Box/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:53:23 PDT
3D Printed Charmander Light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Charmander-Light/
3D Printed Charmander Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/WZZB/INKX1N2D/FYIWZZBINKX1N2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/WZZB/INKX1N2D/FYIWZZBINKX1N2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/WZZB/INKX1N2D/FYIWZZBINKX1N2D.SMALL.jpg OmegaWolf141 I got the idea to make a little Charmander light and decided to make a little guide on how to build one yourself. This is a great beginners Soldering/DIY Electronics project. And please read the full tutorial before attempting this project, it will help prevent mistakes if you have full knowledge ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:15:55 PDT
NeoPixel Pattern Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoPixel-Pattern-Programmer/
NeoPixel Pattern Programmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/0J6U/IN35UTL0/FR00J6UIN35UTL0.SMALL.jpg pieterpelt In this instructable I will show you how to make my pattern programmer for Adafruit's NeoPixels. It's a hassle to think up nice patterns in code every time, so I created a little application that you can visually program the patterns in, to get quick results on your leds!What makes this code differe...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:51:30 PDT
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta http://www.instructables.com/id/Plantbot-Beta/
Desktop Gardening, Plantbot Beta - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/O59P/INDGK01T/FIYO59PINDGK01T.SMALL.jpg mikeghen This project is a continuation of Plantbot Alpha.The goal here was to build a desktop garden similar to the AeroGarden that MiracleGrow markets but with more compute power and light power. Using a laser cut wood structure, LED lights, and Raspberry Pi, I created this system to take care of my plants...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:43:02 PDT
Add-on LEDs for Solar Day Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-LEDs-for-Solar-Day-Lamp/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:35:43 PDT
HOW TO MAKE A USB LED! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-a-USB-LED-1/
HOW TO MAKE A USB LED! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/W1DM/IN4W1Z4C/FIBW1DMIN4W1Z4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/W1DM/IN4W1Z4C/FIBW1DMIN4W1Z4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/W1DM/IN4W1Z4C/FIBW1DMIN4W1Z4C.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s Ever wanted to make an inexpensive light or a cheap nightlight for the kids here's how-All You Need Is-Hot Glue And GunWireOld USB HeadSolder and soldering ironLed100k Ohm Resistor! First snip the resistor so 5mm is left on each end.Then do the same with the led but just leave a little more on o...
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 02:37:57 PDT
Wooden Luminescent Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Luminescent-Ring/
Wooden Luminescent Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/JV32/IN233NXM/FW9JV32IN233NXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/JV32/IN233NXM/FW9JV32IN233NXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/JV32/IN233NXM/FW9JV32IN233NXM.SMALL.jpg clayuh This project may require some shop skills, and access to shop tools. There are alternative ways to create the ring I'm making. If you have access to a laser cutter, the ring bands would be easy to cut out. If not, buying a hand drill and your desired drill bits, forstner bit, and hole saw, can be a ...
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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 09:00:17 PDT
LightBox http://www.instructables.com/id/LightBox-1/
LightBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/2I67/IN0LKEAJ/FLA2I67IN0LKEAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/2I67/IN0LKEAJ/FLA2I67IN0LKEAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/2I67/IN0LKEAJ/FLA2I67IN0LKEAJ.SMALL.jpg SheshK This is a project that involves the use of touch to make a sound using a Makey Makey. The project uses two boxes, one as a ground and one as a regular box, to create a sound. This is just a portion of the bigger picture that we envision to make in the future. Materials are listed below.CardboardCard...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 13:37:27 PDT
How to make an infinity mirror box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Infinity-Mirror-Box/
How to make an infinity mirror box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/HJZ4/IN0FG2V5/F0AHJZ4IN0FG2V5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/HJZ4/IN0FG2V5/F0AHJZ4IN0FG2V5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/HJZ4/IN0FG2V5/F0AHJZ4IN0FG2V5.SMALL.jpg archavor What you'll needAccess to a laser cutter - You'll really need this because most parts are made with a laser cutter. Access to a soldering kit – You’ll really need a soldering kit. If you don’t have one or don’t have access to one you should probably buy one anyway if you want to make other technical...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:30:13 PDT
Neopixel Millennial Word Clock Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Millenial-Word-Clock-Dress/
Neopixel Millennial Word Clock Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/MA0F/IMY41XPF/FTYMA0FIMY41XPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/MA0F/IMY41XPF/FTYMA0FIMY41XPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/MA0F/IMY41XPF/FTYMA0FIMY41XPF.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Word clock. Dress. Ok, it really doesn't tell time... It's just a statement piece.It is backlit with Adafruit neopixels and driven with an Adafruit Flora making it another artsy wearable. The dress and dressform are Caitlin's. I just "electrified" it.1. I get into trouble when I try to make ladie...
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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 22:13:20 PDT
Light-Up Shorts http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Shorts/
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 13:46:46 PDT
How to Create a Zipper Switch on Garment http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Zipper-Switch-on-Garment/
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 09:22:19 PDT
Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Tag/
Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/QTL0/IMM969E1/F6FQTL0IMM969E1.SMALL.jpg Elvis Wolcott How to improve this project...There is no Python API for Azure and I did not have enough time to figure out how to run the C Azure API on Python to post messages. This means it is currently limited to a FFA game. In the future it will be improved upon.On to the project...To build this laser tag unit...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:31:59 PDT
Tilt Motion LEDs : Hooded http://www.instructables.com/id/Tilt-Motion-LEDs-Hooded/
Tilt Motion LEDs : Hooded - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJ8J/IMK64XFK/FZ7KJ8JIMK64XFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJ8J/IMK64XFK/FZ7KJ8JIMK64XFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/KJ8J/IMK64XFK/FZ7KJ8JIMK64XFK.SMALL.jpg IreneL24 In this tutorial, I will show how to make a tilt motion LED hoodie.When you put the hood up, a sad emoji appears in the back with LEDs. It represents how people shelter themselves or do not want to be seen when they feel down. The light is strong when the person wearing the hood tilts their head dow...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 15:30:12 PDT
Full-Sight Jacket: See Behind Your Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Sight-Jacket/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2016 12:35:56 PDT
IKEA Ribba Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Word-Clock-2/
IKEA Ribba Word Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/2LSH/IN7OOL8Z/FFM2LSHIN7OOL8Z.SMALL.jpg WhiteClockCompany My first word clock was 'started' some 5 years ago. It was based on the traditional individual LED clocks with more solder joints and wires than I had the time, or patience for. It was picked up and bits done now and then before being put away gathering dust. Most of this type of clock rely on a ser...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 13:33:23 PDT
Monitor Dress - Connect Heart Signals to the IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Dress-Connect-Heart-Signals-to-the-IoT/
Monitor Dress - Connect Heart Signals to the IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3YMC/ILV8AT83/F5Q3YMCILV8AT83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3YMC/ILV8AT83/F5Q3YMCILV8AT83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/3YMC/ILV8AT83/F5Q3YMCILV8AT83.SMALL.jpg linawassong The Monitor Dress is an experiment in researching different ways of digitalizing the wearer’s heart activity as well as processing the data.Three electrodes inside the dress measure the electrical signals running through the wearer’s body. Those analog impulses, which emanate from the muscle activit...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 05:30:53 PDT
Let's Go Camping! Interactive Diorama http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Go-Camping-Interactive-Diorama/
Let's Go Camping! Interactive Diorama - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/YQH5/ILV8085J/FGOYQH5ILV8085J.SMALL.jpg LZ2 Ever since I saw an article about an artist who was creating awesome interactive origami wall art, I've been wondering if I could figure out how to do something similar. I like the hands-on nature of origami--the beauty that can be created with just pieces of paper--and being able to make it intera...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 19:25:15 PDT
Floating Pyramid Lamp With 108 Spiritual Symbols http://www.instructables.com/id/Floating-Pyramid-Lamp-With-108-Spiritual-Symbols/
Floating Pyramid Lamp With 108 Spiritual Symbols - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/20W3/IMNQNEK8/FA320W3IMNQNEK8.SMALL.jpg -Moon Hello Instructables community! Thank you for checking out my 2nd Instructable. I know what you must be thinking.. 'That's a cool looking lamp!' Yes indeed. Before I go into writing about how to make this lamp, I want to mention that this lamp exists because of my client Barbara Thompson and her visi...
By: -Moon

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 23:50:40 PST
Viberation Slide Viewer http://www.instructables.com/id/Viberation-Slide-Viewer/
Viberation Slide Viewer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6PQT/ILMNDT94/F7G6PQTILMNDT94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6PQT/ILMNDT94/F7G6PQTILMNDT94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/6PQT/ILMNDT94/F7G6PQTILMNDT94.SMALL.jpg saige hill today we will be making a viberation experiment kit. great for kids to explore the mystical aspects of viberations!this is a great experiment for kids to do as they will be learning newtons third law , waves of viberation , attraction and reppel and electrical circuits. i hope you enjoy! What you...
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 20:57:53 PST
Controlling Arduino by Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-on-Arduino-by-Voice/
Controlling Arduino by Voice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ANTX/ILID15HX/F0PANTXILID15HX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ANTX/ILID15HX/F0PANTXILID15HX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/ANTX/ILID15HX/F0PANTXILID15HX.SMALL.jpg bluehybrid This Project is getting start to use arduino with 1Sheeld In this project we will turn an LED (ON) and turn it (OFF) by Voice We will say "Open" to turn it (ON) and "Close" to turn it (OFF) Follow The Instructions and Enjoy It ! :D Things You need 1- Arduino Uno2- Usb Cable3- Male Jumpers4- 220...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 14:44:59 PST
System Status Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/System-Status-Traffic-Light/
System Status Traffic Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTM/H329/ILCHLPQ2/FTMH329ILCHLPQ2.SMALL.jpg Proctorio Have you ever wanted to use a Traffic Light to signal if something is working or not? Well I know we have always wanted one in the office here at Proctorio. We provide a service as well as use a number of third party services, all of which may or may not impact our daily operations. An example of th...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 11:11:20 PST
Connecting "stuff" via Bluetooth / Android / Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-stuff-Via-Bluetooth-Android-Arduino/
Connecting "stuff" via Bluetooth / Android / Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WD22/IL8LGJRG/FIDWD22IL8LGJRG.SMALL.jpg mjrovai A very good wireless local area network (and personal) is undoubtedly the Bluetooth (BT). Today in our day-to-day is common to find us with cell phones, stereos, cameras, etc., interconnected with the help of the famous "blue little light”. In the world of IoT and automation in general, it is very...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 07:11:27 PST
Arduino Real Time Alarm Clock With Temperature and LED Lights. Remote Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Real-Time-Alarm-Clock-With-Temperature-and/
Arduino Real Time Alarm Clock With Temperature and LED Lights. Remote Controlled - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/2KTY/IL2607WA/FFP2KTYIL2607WA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/2KTY/IL2607WA/FFP2KTYIL2607WA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/2KTY/IL2607WA/FFP2KTYIL2607WA.SMALL.jpg Whitelight999 Arduino Clock , with , Battery backup (real time clock), Time, Date, Alarm, Temperature, LCD output, IR remote input, Sleep mode, LED lighting (10X) Red and blue multi-mode. Step 1: Parts List Arduino Clock , with , Battery backup (real time clock), Time, Date, Alarm, Temperature, LCD output, ...
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 22:17:58 PST
Arduino Ir Leds (very Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ir-Leds-very-Easy/
Arduino Ir Leds (very Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/LZN9/IL1WFLOV/FL4LZN9IL1WFLOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/LZN9/IL1WFLOV/FL4LZN9IL1WFLOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/LZN9/IL1WFLOV/FL4LZN9IL1WFLOV.SMALL.jpg sanchitgupta456 pls see the video and subscribe my youtube channel.these can be programmed for various modes alsothis is ,y first instructable.more coming soon Gathering materials 1.) leds2.)tv remote3.)arduino4.)resistors (220 ohm)5.)breadboard6.)tsop1738 Connections just connect the things to specified pins...
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:34:22 PST
No Soldering LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Soldering-LED-Cube/
No Soldering LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/SPK0/IKZSD095/FM0SPK0IKZSD095.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/SPK0/IKZSD095/FM0SPK0IKZSD095.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/SPK0/IKZSD095/FM0SPK0IKZSD095.SMALL.jpg CarlS After building an 8x8x8 LED cube and spending days soldering, I wondered if I could just use digital LED strands to make one and skip all the soldering. It worked, and this project shows one way to make a 5x5x5 Digital RGB LED Cube with no soldering!It uses strands of WS2811 digital RGB LEDs, and t...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 09:56:36 PST
Color calibrating RGB LEDs with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Calibrating-RGB-LEDs-With-an-Arduino/
Color calibrating RGB LEDs with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LHOW/IKWVDPU7/FWQLHOWIKWVDPU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LHOW/IKWVDPU7/FWQLHOWIKWVDPU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/LHOW/IKWVDPU7/FWQLHOWIKWVDPU7.SMALL.jpg Ontaelio Most people think LEDs and Arduino’s relations end with the Blink sketch. Thereafter you have to go towards motors, smart homes, and other ‘serious’ stuff. Well, maybe I’m slow or maybe it’s just that I’m a graphic artist, but I do like my LEDs and my Arduinos. The problem is, these LEDs are awfully...
By: Ontaelio

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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 03:17:51 PST
MIDI controlling lights Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-Controlling-Lights-Arduino/
MIDI controlling lights Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/N4BB/IKPSA05U/FEON4BBIKPSA05U.SMALL.jpg Jesus Alberto Cejas Hi, this post is created by Jesus Alberto Cejas and Pablo Javier Ruiz to show you our Project about a musical keyboard, beautiful lights and Arduino.This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications (...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 01:13:37 PST
Arduino RPG Simulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RPG-Simulator/
Arduino RPG Simulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/J4UB/IKYCZ3YH/FK9J4UBIKYCZ3YH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/J4UB/IKYCZ3YH/FK9J4UBIKYCZ3YH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/J4UB/IKYCZ3YH/FK9J4UBIKYCZ3YH.SMALL.jpg bitsandbots In my youth, we had arcades and bowling alleys to play games slightly better than the Atari home gaming system. The VIC-20 home computer system was the predecessor to the Commodore-64. Growing-up during a time before wireless phones and graphics better than the Atari, I really enjoyed the text-bas...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 16:59:22 PST
Sparrow - my assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparrow-My-Assistant/
Sparrow - my assistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/5CG8/IKJ86CQX/F525CG8IKJ86CQX.SMALL.jpg ArifSae Hello everyone. I am a graphic designer with a restless soul (my site www.inoace.com). I loved doing electronics years ago and than got busy with life and job. I am now blessed with some time ( rare now a days :P ). This is my first microcontroller / arduino based project. Edit: Just a tip, I was un...
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:02:54 PST
Sugar skull stormtrooper nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugar-Skull-Stormtrooper-Nightlight/
Sugar skull stormtrooper nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/NWKZ/IKBHS73A/F7ANWKZIKBHS73A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/NWKZ/IKBHS73A/F7ANWKZIKBHS73A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/NWKZ/IKBHS73A/F7ANWKZIKBHS73A.SMALL.jpg dmilesson This light work by lightning acrylic from the side, the acrylic is etched which creates a nice glowing effect.The acrylic is etched and cut with a laser cutter. Inside there is an Arduino that powers the 5v RGB LEDs, and it's programed to very slowly fade between different colors.You'll need: Acryli...
By: dmilesson

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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:03:31 PST
Flashy steampunk goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashy-Steampunk-Goggles/
Flashy steampunk goggles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FPSD/IK5S3FJL/FDFFPSDIK5S3FJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FPSD/IK5S3FJL/FDFFPSDIK5S3FJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/FPSD/IK5S3FJL/FDFFPSDIK5S3FJL.SMALL.jpg deluges Hey guys,Here is a small project that includes a little bit of crafting and a little bit of coding. It's really accessible to anyone with basic soldering skills and should not take you more than a couple hours once you have all the parts you need.Those goggles can display every imaginable colour and...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 09:31:09 PST
Shadow Effect Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Effect-Night-Lamp/
Shadow Effect Night Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/BHSF/IKJ8NHA9/FMFBHSFIKJ8NHA9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/BHSF/IKJ8NHA9/FMFBHSFIKJ8NHA9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/BHSF/IKJ8NHA9/FMFBHSFIKJ8NHA9.SMALL.jpg syed.azaazahmed Shadow Effect Night Lamp creates an amazing effect of overlapping leaf pattern when placed adjacent to a wall or on the table top and changes color when rotated and lets you chose your color as per your mood. Creating the pattern using CAD For making this pattern Adobe illustrator or AutoCAD coul...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 05:00:40 PST
Using a single RGB LED (or a LED strip) to show information: clock, thermometer and a weird communicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Single-RGB-LED-or-a-LED-Strip-to-Show-Info/
Using a single RGB LED (or a LED strip) to show information: clock, thermometer and a weird communicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/5DHA/IJUACM62/FY85DHAIJUACM62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/5DHA/IJUACM62/FY85DHAIJUACM62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/5DHA/IJUACM62/FY85DHAIJUACM62.SMALL.jpg Ontaelio One of the first projects I did with an Arduino was a Christmas lights garland. In fact, it was made of a simple RGB LED strip cut in two, as Arduino has only 6 hardware PWM outputs. I didn’t want it to display trivial rainbows and random colors – after all, a Chinese controller that came with the s...
By: Ontaelio

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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 12:47:14 PST
The Interactive Donation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Interactive-Donation-Box/
The Interactive Donation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/6QC3/IJSUZSIR/FPG6QC3IJSUZSIR.SMALL.jpg Saiyam Donation boxes can be much more interesting and attractive when you combine them with electronics and a little bit of programming. This instructable will show you how to. As the name explains, making donation boxes interactive can help you gain much more attention and make people happy at the same t...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:26:41 PST
Component Tester - Test almost anything !! http://www.instructables.com/id/Component-Tester-Test-Almost-Anything-/
Component Tester - Test almost anything !! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/WTME/IJRHRPK9/FZTWTMEIJRHRPK9.SMALL.jpg baweja_akshay Being an Electronics student or hobbyist, you may have thought of getting a tester that could test almost anything "THE ELECTRONICS COMPONENTS, OBVIOUSLY!!"Now what if I tell you that you can have one and that too made by yourself under INR 600 only (USD 10).Coming upon COMPONENT TESTER so it can te...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 07:23:31 PST
The Awesome Rainbow Tornado Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Awesome-Rainbow-Tornado-Lamp/
The Awesome Rainbow Tornado Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/IQM5/IJOMUDXH/F53IQM5IJOMUDXH.SMALL.jpg SidA2 Lamps. Pretty boring by themselves huh? Lets change that!In this instructable, I will show you how to make an awesome rainbow tornado lamp - mostly from easily acquired supplies as well.This is my first instructable as well so please give me all the feedback you can in the comments section at the en...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:50:39 PST
Distance Detector with Buzzer and LED meter. http://www.instructables.com/id/Distance-Detector/
Distance Detector with Buzzer and LED meter. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/1S6L/IJOMQ7XX/F031S6LIJOMQ7XX.SMALL.jpg Jedimaster0 Overview:This is a simple distance detection circuit with the use of an ultrasonic sensor, a buzzer, a row of LEDs, and 2 relays (optional).The ultrasonic distance sensor will light a row of LEDs depending on distance. Then if a change in distance is detected, that exceeds your threshold, a buzzer w...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 14:24:11 PST