Instructables: exploring - technology - light - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:33:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY CHEAP LED TORCH http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CHEAP-LED-TORCH/
DIY CHEAP LED TORCH - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0NIG/IT5S61PQ/F1Y0NIGIT5S61PQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0NIG/IT5S61PQ/F1Y0NIGIT5S61PQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/0NIG/IT5S61PQ/F1Y0NIGIT5S61PQ.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Hallo everyone!!! In this Instructables i will show you how to make LED TORCH for cheap and it's easy to make!!. This Led torch is super bright if you use this in the dark place and the special of this homemade torch is this torch can illuminate more than 10 meters!!!OK LETS MAKE IT!! Mater...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:35:54 PDT
Automated FARM arduino (fan,lights,water pump) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-FARM-Arduino-fanlightswater-Pump/
Automated FARM arduino (fan,lights,water pump) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/JOP6/ITMR3A01/FE7JOP6ITMR3A01.SMALL.jpg Thomas sxt Gardening is very long task taking time every day . In this tutorial i will show how to make everything automated in a easy way .The arduino will automatically detect if the plants need something. -When it's getting dark the light will turn on.-If the plants need water it's activate the water pump.-...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:14:35 PDT
Flickering LED Candle Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Flickering-LED-Candle-Mod/
Flickering LED Candle Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ETGZ/ITKYSW24/FT6ETGZITKYSW24.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ETGZ/ITKYSW24/FT6ETGZITKYSW24.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/ETGZ/ITKYSW24/FT6ETGZITKYSW24.SMALL.jpg Imran687 This is a quick and easy mod that converts one flickering led into a driver for multiple led's. It only requires a few basic electronic components and can turn any led flash light or work light into a flickering light. This effect is also known to look like a flickering candle. Parts Required Any...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:03:26 PDT
LED Trick-or-Treat Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Trick-or-Treat-Alarm/
LED Trick-or-Treat Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/0A7A/ITKLDNSM/F3L0A7AITKLDNSM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/0A7A/ITKLDNSM/F3L0A7AITKLDNSM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/0A7A/ITKLDNSM/F3L0A7AITKLDNSM.SMALL.jpg TheWaterDog This Instructable will show how to make a Trick-or-Treat Alarm. Detect those kids before they get to your front door!. Set it outside to spook the Trick-or Treaters as they walk up to your door. Or, spook away the those neighborhood pumpkin smashers as creep up to your pumpkins.The alarm is motion ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:02:57 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Neopixel Talk to the Burning Bush Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Talk-to-the-Burning-Bush-Lamp/
Neopixel Talk to the Burning Bush Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/UVB1/ITJCZP75/F8HUVB1ITJCZP75.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/UVB1/ITJCZP75/F8HUVB1ITJCZP75.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/UVB1/ITJCZP75/F8HUVB1ITJCZP75.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad See the light.Tired of wandering around trying to figure out what to make?Not divine inspiration but do make this simple build of a Burning bush that lights up to the sounds around it.Note: This is just a quick ible to show what can be hacked with parts I had laying around so don't expect a high qua...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:45:23 PDT
Light Painting With 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painting-With-3D-Printer/
Light Painting With 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SMALL.jpg mrakuaku Google "light painting" and you'll find some amazing things. Light painting is the process of using lights (like LEDS) to make artistic photos.In this Instructable, I'll share my process for making light paintings with the assistance of a 3D printer (or other CNC machine)Things you'll need:1. A cam...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:18:09 PDT
HANDPOWERED SERVO TORCH http://www.instructables.com/id/SERVO-TORCH/
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 05:06:19 PDT
Solar Portable easy to carry LED light system http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Portable-Easy-to-Carry-LED-Light-System/
Solar Portable easy to carry LED light system - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/M9WK/IT6817EO/FJ4M9WKIT6817EO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/M9WK/IT6817EO/FJ4M9WKIT6817EO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/M9WK/IT6817EO/FJ4M9WKIT6817EO.SMALL.jpg UtkarshS8 HiIn this instructable we will build a solar light which we can use as a street light , study lamp , torch, portable light, hanging window light .etcWhile making this light i have used the things which are easily available in backyard & market.Things Required 1) 5W 6V Solar panel ( Monocrystaline) ...
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 06:44:34 PDT
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Running-Water-Faucet-Lamp/
Neopixel Running Water Faucet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/GSUB/IT7KFG7S/FZTGSUBIT7KFG7S.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad NYC water is da best. Word. Well, maybe not if you live near the Gowanus.Make this cool freestanding lamp that simulates some glowing substance flowing into your cup or wessel. It will never runneth over so no need to worry about liquids and electrical shock. Plumber's crack... So I was changi...
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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:35:36 PDT
JAR LED LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/JAR-LED-LIGHT/
JAR LED LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/XO2B/ISCC8S67/F79XO2BISCC8S67.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/XO2B/ISCC8S67/F79XO2BISCC8S67.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/XO2B/ISCC8S67/F79XO2BISCC8S67.SMALL.jpg ROBO HUB make your own jar led light which is portableThe making is really simple and cost involvement is very less Materials for making 4 leds batteryplastic jar Building circuit connections the switch is connected to leds and batterythe circuit is very basic by looking the image the circuit is unders...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 05:19:02 PDT
Large Off Camera Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Off-Camera-Ring-Light/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:36:37 PDT
DIY Wooden Stick Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Stick-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:33:49 PDT
Dichroic Infinity Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Dichroic-Infinity-Box/
Dichroic Infinity Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/T2PL/ISCAU7HO/FZ8T2PLISCAU7HO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/T2PL/ISCAU7HO/FZ8T2PLISCAU7HO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/T2PL/ISCAU7HO/FZ8T2PLISCAU7HO.SMALL.jpg hovver This instructable will show you how to make a dichroic infinity box and base. It will teach you how to assemble a plexiglass cube, wire CCFL lights, and create a wooden pedestal.We would like to credit the others who have inspired us to create this instructable. Firstly, one of our favorite artist c...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:03:03 PDT
Wireless Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Night-Light/
Wireless Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/T651/ISCAUUXM/FM7T651ISCAUUXM.SMALL.jpg balsuryana In this Instructables i will show you how to make a unique useful item, That is Wireless Night Light. You can make this for easy! you can use any color of led you want.Features: PortableFit in pocketBrightCan use as joule thiefUse AA batteryEnergy savingAnd many more!OK LET'S MAKE IT!! You need F...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:09:45 PDT
Light Harmonogram http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Harmonogram/
Light Harmonogram - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SMALL.jpg hovver This Instructable shows how to first create a 3 pendulum harmonograph, and then use its mechanical drawing capability to create long exposure photographs of light harmonograms. A little bit about a harmonograph can be found here:In short it uses the physics of several pendulums to control where a dr...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:33:02 PDT
DIY Kinetic Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kinetic-Chandelier/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:48:36 PDT
Light Animation in Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Animation-in-Processing/
Light Animation in Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/TBSQ/ISAUP3UX/FVZTBSQISAUP3UX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/TBSQ/ISAUP3UX/FVZTBSQISAUP3UX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/TBSQ/ISAUP3UX/FVZTBSQISAUP3UX.SMALL.jpg Ben and Matt This instructable is about using long exposure photography and the programming language Processing to create artistic photographs. Often long exposure images utilize a point source light such as an led or sparkler. By using a computer screen and Processing, we found it easier and faster to create ...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:50:36 PDT
ULTRA THIN LIGHT BOXES http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-THIN-LIGHT-BOXES/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:01:00 PDT
Light-Up Pokemon Team Badge http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Pokemon-Team-Badge/
Light-Up Pokemon Team Badge - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/VSTI/IRXTT4X9/FW1VSTIIRXTT4X9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/VSTI/IRXTT4X9/FW1VSTIIRXTT4X9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/VSTI/IRXTT4X9/FW1VSTIIRXTT4X9.SMALL.jpg markk7 Declare yourself !!! Show team pride by making and wearing a glowing Pokémon Go badge on your chest (or hat or backpack). Plus it makes yourself much more visible at night - a good thing for everyone.The project is super simple, just make an envelope and cut out your team's logo. Then put an EL-pane...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:11:07 PDT
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Shelf-With-LEDs/
Skateboard Shelf With LED's! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/P3QO/IRXTJOJ2/FRYP3QOIRXTJOJ2.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer My boys recently decided to move into their own rooms. As a kind of "room warming" gift, I decided to make my youngest a skateboard shelf. I also decided to add some LED's to the bottom of the shelf so he could use it as a reading light at night. To attach it to the wall, I used gas fittings as b...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:34:45 PDT
Maliwan Mac G5 Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Maliwan-Mac-G5-Case-Mod/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:38:52 PDT
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Flare-from-X-COM-UFO-Defense/
Electro-Flare ...from X-COM: UFO Defense - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/LN6R/IRXT8ZSN/FR0LN6RIRXT8ZSN.SMALL.jpg Troublemakers Before we start. An explanation of what this thing is, and why we built it, is in order. It starts back in the early 90’s… 1993 to be exact. A video game was released called… X-COM: Enemy Unknown. In 1994 the game was released in the North America as X-COM: UFO Defense.The by-line read "Extrem...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:18:14 PDT
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. http://www.instructables.com/id/Huge-Vacuum-Tube-Light-Fixture/
Huge vacuum tube light fixture. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/BECC/IRXHMRXI/FN8BECCIRXHMRXI.SMALL.jpg j88k [IMPORTANT CREATOR'S NOTE] Many vacuum tubes contain toxic substances and gases (mercury, uranium, thoriated tungsten, etc.). You are well-advised to handle these valves with care, to ensure that they do not break, or react unsafely to the heat generated by the lighting. It is incumbent upon you t...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:58:39 PDT
How to Make Light Up Acrylic Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Light-Up-Acrylic-Stands/
How to Make Light Up Acrylic Stands - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R690/IRNSPSZX/FJ8R690IRNSPSZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R690/IRNSPSZX/FJ8R690IRNSPSZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/R690/IRNSPSZX/FJ8R690IRNSPSZX.SMALL.jpg jcbind The common exit signs now a days are simply Plexiglas or acrylic with a small amount of LEDs lit through them. These are simple to make and look amazing when finished. This how to will tell you how to make those stands for your desk or home. Gathering your supplies What I used to create the stand...
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 13:42:29 PDT
IR Wand Automated Lumos Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Wand-Automated-Lumos-Light/
IR Wand Automated Lumos Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/M748/IRLQGNA5/FQLM748IRLQGNA5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/M748/IRLQGNA5/FQLM748IRLQGNA5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/M748/IRLQGNA5/FQLM748IRLQGNA5.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy Why walk over to the light switch when you can cast Lumos with the flick of a wand? This Lumos light houses an infrared (IR) sensor that powers the LED strip when the sensor picks up on waves emitted from an IR bulb inside a wand. This project was inspired by a desire to learn more about electronic ...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 08:24:34 PDT
Automatic Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Light-Controller/
Automatic Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/8ZJZ/IRDUUA9Y/FK48ZJZIRDUUA9Y.SMALL.jpg bjkayani In this instructable i will show you how to make an automatic light controller. I wont claim this idea as my own since many before me have made things like this but what i felt was that they all showed the prototype and not the implemented forms. If its not implemented as a reliable device in real l...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 22:53:17 PDT
Little Portable Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Portable-Desk-Lamp/
Little Portable Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F03/RP3B/IRDUW635/F03RP3BIRDUW635.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer The little desk lamp was born after I discovered these bamboo sunglass cases on eBay. I wanted to create a lamp that you could put away after use and I knew that the bamboo case would be perfect for the job.The ible’ isn’t difficult and only needs a minimal of tools and parts. I wanted to keep it ...
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Wed, 3 Aug 2016 00:31:29 PDT
Solar Outdoor Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Outdoor-Lamp/
Solar Outdoor Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/9ZZE/IRC5U0K1/FOA9ZZEIRC5U0K1.SMALL.jpg miroslavus In this tutorial i want to show you how I built solar powered lamp. This lamp is placed in gazebo outside and since there is no power it is completely depended on solar power. It’s using lithium batteries to store the energy during the day which can be used at night. It’s great to have this since we...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 08:04:04 PDT
Portable Beer Bottle Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beer-Bottle-Light/
Portable Beer Bottle Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SMALL.jpg jbighaus This is my first instructable. My goal with this project came down to a few simple points. Beer is good and good beer comes in cool bottles. And cool beer bottles are even cooler when they have lights in them. That being said, I wanted to take one of those cool beer bottles and turn it into a li...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:18:03 PDT
XMEN LED EDGE LIT MIRROR SIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/XMEN-LED-EDGE-LIT-MIRROR-SIGN/
XMEN LED EDGE LIT MIRROR SIGN - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/4B9C/IR810LWO/F5S4B9CIR810LWO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/4B9C/IR810LWO/F5S4B9CIR810LWO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/4B9C/IR810LWO/F5S4B9CIR810LWO.SMALL.jpg techydiy In this instructable I am going to describe how you can make an led edge lit mirror. I have used an XMEN theme because this sign was made for my daughter who is an XMEN film fan but the design can be anything you wish.The sign is engraved on an acrylic mirror sheet. I have used an A4 sized 3mm thic...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:46:06 PDT
DIY Glass Etched Night Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Glass-Etched-Night-Lamp/
DIY Glass Etched Night Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/OUKF/IR5MUZDA/FCQOUKFIR5MUZDA.SMALL.jpg aucancer98 Hello, this is a simple night lamp that i built using two LEDs, some wood, glass and a Dremel. It is very easy and simple to make and you can make one too just by following these steps below. Materials DremelFlexible shaft extension for dremelSheet of glass (you can use any size you want)Safety ...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:12:29 PDT
Pebble + Photon = IoT Watch Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pebble-Photon-IoT-Watch-Switch/
Pebble + Photon = IoT Watch Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/92T2/IQXXPBXX/F7692T2IQXXPBXX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/92T2/IQXXPBXX/F7692T2IQXXPBXX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/92T2/IQXXPBXX/F7692T2IQXXPBXX.SMALL.jpg masteruan When I arrive in my house I switch on the light with my Pebble Watch!The procedure to make this is very simple. You follow the steps and you can in 30 minute make a awesome Watch Switch.You must have:Pebble watchParticle PhotonRelayPower Supply 5VA LightIFTTT account Create an IFTTT account IFLoc...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:46:37 PDT
Light & Dark detecting circuit using Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Dark-Detecting-Circuit-Using-Arduino-UNO/
Light & Dark detecting circuit using Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9HXC/IQXDX5Z9/F779HXCIQXDX5Z9.SMALL.jpg MakeStuff_MS In this instructable, i will show how to make a Light and Dark Detecting circuit using Arduino UNO with a single circuit just by changing simple sketch or program Video You can watch the video to see how it works or continue reading to try it yourselfYou Can Subscribe To My YouTube Channel Here ...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:36:53 PDT
Team Valor Light Up Badge for Pokemon GO http://www.instructables.com/id/Team-Valor-Light-Up-Badge-for-Pokemon-GO/
Team Valor Light Up Badge for Pokemon GO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/DJ1C/IQQUUAPU/FG8DJ1CIQQUUAPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/DJ1C/IQQUUAPU/FG8DJ1CIQQUUAPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/DJ1C/IQQUUAPU/FG8DJ1CIQQUUAPU.SMALL.jpg ohoilett Since Pokemon GO came out, I've wanted to make something to related to the game. I wanted something I could make in an afternoon that I could use right away, so I thought of a blinking Team Valor badge to represent the best team in Pokemon GO. The circuit is simple, I am using a square wave oscillat...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 11:37:51 PDT
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pokémon-PSA-Card-Stand-With-Light-From-Arduino/
DIY Pokémon PSA card stand with RGB light from Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/4TU9/IQGUTFRR/FVU4TU9IQGUTFRR.SMALL.jpg Peder Ward Hello!In this instruction I'll show you how I take care of my childhood memories.A while ago I came across my good old collection of Pokémon cards lying full of dust in the attic at my parents. I could not help myself and had to open the folder to look at my old cards. It took me right back to my ch...
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 03:51:44 PDT
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Tin-LED-Light/
Star Projecting Tin LED light!!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/PTW3/IQCBHLPW/FQVPTW3IQCBHLPW.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 What is this product?This is my newest project!!! i love this as when the lights are off, it looks like Im in space with the amazing lights looking like stars! This is a simple LED light that projects stars around your room!What inspired me?Okay, well if you were to have read a few other of my proje...
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 16:36:04 PDT
3D Printed UV Blacklight http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-UV-Blacklight/
3D Printed UV Blacklight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/NNG5/IQ8SBNF2/FJ5NNG5IQ8SBNF2.SMALL.jpg kris754a Hi. Welcome to my new instructable :-)As i collect "Uraniumglass" i occasionally need a handheldsource of UV light to find it at antique shops,So i decided to build this to do the job.I hope that someone else can use this design. I have not calculated the cost for this project, but it should be chea...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:09:12 PDT
Light Up Beer Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Beer-Pong/
Light Up Beer Pong - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JMJ7/IQ6WSTX2/FD9JMJ7IQ6WSTX2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JMJ7/IQ6WSTX2/FD9JMJ7IQ6WSTX2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/JMJ7/IQ6WSTX2/FD9JMJ7IQ6WSTX2.SMALL.jpg Miggyparas15 This is a work in progress. Not quite done yet Materials: 1. 1x Arduino2. 100x White pingpong balls3. 300x blue 5mm leds4. Wire!! lots of it5. 5050 RGB strip with controller 12V 6. Plywood 4x8x3/4 thick 7. Wood Glue8. Glue Gun9. Soldering lead, lots of it10. Cotton11. BEER PONG CUPS12. 3 x 74hc5...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 15:39:51 PDT
Keyboard lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Keyboard-Lighting/
Keyboard lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MPAX/IQ6UNHRI/F47MPAXIQ6UNHRI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MPAX/IQ6UNHRI/F47MPAXIQ6UNHRI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F47/MPAX/IQ6UNHRI/F47MPAXIQ6UNHRI.SMALL.jpg ILYANOV Hey.Today I'm doing a power adjustable keyboard lighting. And the light is not shining in his eyes.The backlight turns on with your computer and connects to your computer.Detailed assembly and demonstration work can be seen on the video. The scheme is simple. ​We need IRF840 transistor2pcs 2...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 20:21:25 PDT
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Guide-for-Buying-LEDs-on-E-Bay-Part-TWO/
A Guide for Buying LED's on E Bay ---- Part TWO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SXCM/IQ2KEGZ3/FYXSXCMIQ2KEGZ3.SMALL.jpg Vyger I wrote "A guide for Buying LED's on E Bay" almost a year ago. At that time I thought that I might just add a few new things as I came across them and do an update of it now and then. But since then I have found so much new stuff, and finally some of it really good stuff, that I thought I should ju...
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:43:43 PDT
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bauhaus-Desk-Lamp/
3D Printed Bauhaus Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/8X00/IQ17185S/FCR8X00IQ17185S.SMALL.jpg zaclewis98 Hello, Im new to this website but have loved everything I've seen so far. I thought if make an account and complete some instructables for myself. this is my first actual prototype product and Im not exactly use to using the laser cutter and 3d printer, but I designed and made this for my course wor...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:29:55 PDT
Flower lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Lamp-2/
Flower lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/CCRP/IPY0U33C/FTDCCRPIPY0U33C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/CCRP/IPY0U33C/FTDCCRPIPY0U33C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/CCRP/IPY0U33C/FTDCCRPIPY0U33C.SMALL.jpg Duniyaxx In this project I will be making a lamp in the shape of a flower. Because I really like flowers I went for this design. For this project you need: 3D printer Lasercutter Soldering materialsLight with cord 3D Printing I got the files needed to print this flower from the website Thingiverse. It i...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:17:44 PDT
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-CHEEP-HOME-AUTOMATION-UNDER-5/
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/RD4S/IPVF7R2Z/FQ3RD4SIPVF7R2Z.SMALL.jpg vina1991 Hello friendsToday I am back with another project called ultra cheep home automation under $5Home automation means you can control home applies more easily. You can control your fan lights exits’ with tip of your finger or allow them to work automaticallyThe project contains three different switchin...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:34:25 PDT
A clock with a lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Clock-With-a-Lamp/
A clock with a lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/NZLN/IPTZRS4C/FEHNZLNIPTZRS4C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/NZLN/IPTZRS4C/FEHNZLNIPTZRS4C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/NZLN/IPTZRS4C/FEHNZLNIPTZRS4C.SMALL.jpg Roalddd In this project I will be making a clock with a lamp in it. Or is it a lamp with a clock attached? That doesn't really matter. I made this because, well, I wanted a clock in my room. But of course I don't want any ordinary clock, I want to make one myself. So I decided to make this one, with a lamp ...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:37:06 PDT
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-LED-Table-Retrogaming-and-Ambiant-Light/
Touch LED table - Retrogaming and ambiant light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F22/9VMW/IPQM99NS/F229VMWIPQM99NS.SMALL.jpg arbalet_project Arbalet is an ARduino-BAsed LED Table, a flat surface filled with several hundreds of coloured square lights designed for Education, Geeks, and Pleasure. With its limited number of pixels and a DIY touch interface, Arbalet brings our old 80's arcad games back into fashion through a modern, classy,...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 03:56:59 PDT
Dragon Ball Z lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Ball-Z-Lamp/
Dragon Ball Z lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/5993/IPR6Z7HB/F6L5993IPR6Z7HB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/5993/IPR6Z7HB/F6L5993IPR6Z7HB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/5993/IPR6Z7HB/F6L5993IPR6Z7HB.SMALL.jpg cramirezcr Hi everyone, I am from Costa Rica and this is my first instructable. I love Dragon Ball Z so I decided to make this lamp some time ago, now I decided to make an instructable and share it with you. List of initial materials • 1 Goku figure • 1 circular bulb (genkidama) • Electrical wire • 1 bulb ...
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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 21:54:56 PDT
DIY Dog Light Using Piezoelectricity http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Light-Using-Piezoelectricity/
DIY Dog Light Using Piezoelectricity - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Q4FH/IPOA3QKY/FQ0Q4FHIPOA3QKY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Q4FH/IPOA3QKY/FQ0Q4FHIPOA3QKY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/Q4FH/IPOA3QKY/FQ0Q4FHIPOA3QKY.SMALL.jpg PiezoMan Want a clean energy dog light that doesn't need batteries? Piezoelectric discs are a cheap alternative! Try this easy project to make a unique dog light using piezoelectricity! Gather supplies You will need: From SparkFun website:Piezo element - sen- 102934 x Diode 1N41481 x LED light bar - white...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 20:11:29 PDT
Outdoor LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-LED-Lights/
Outdoor LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/Y1NF/IPOHKWV6/F3TY1NFIPOHKWV6.SMALL.jpg Eric Brouwer Many years ago, I installed a string of eight colored lights outside my house. This was before CFL and LED bulbs were available. Although these lights worked perfectly, there was one drawback. As these bulbs were exposed to the weather, a single drop of rain would shatter the bulb when it was switch...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:10:24 PDT
3D Printed Home Decor - Plant Boosters/Risers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Home-Decor-Plant-BoostersRisers/
3D Printed Home Decor - Plant Boosters/Risers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 Since moving into my new apartment I've been doing quite a bit of adulting for a college student, and thought that keeping something alive would be a good adult thing to add to my list of accomplishments. I went out and purchased some plants that the attendant at the plant store told me were easy to...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:48:21 PDT