Instructables: exploring - technology - light - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:42:45 PST BLOX v1.01 SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/SpectrumLED-V20-the-ULTIMATE-Variable-Spectrum-Lam/
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 The story of SpectrumLED V2.0 -Back in 2015, I built SpectrumLED (V1) - An INSANELY Bright, 200 WATT, Variable Spectrum LED Panel. It was extremely useful - to be exact, there has not been a day that I used my table for something without turning it on, since I built it. However, my needs have change...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:45:37 PST
The Torch Which Switches Off When Its Dark! ;) My First Useful Invention http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Torch-Which-Switches-Off-When-Its-Dark-My-Firs/
The Torch Which Switches Off When Its Dark! ;) My First Useful Invention - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/9MFQ/IXUQQBQ7/FI39MFQIXUQQBQ7.SMALL.jpg RobotsMaking Today I'll make my first instructable, it's about my first invention too. My 'torch' is sort of a joke invention that I made because I was bored. It is completely unuseful ;) The torch will turn on when it is light and will turn off when it is dark. Materials The materials you need:- A 100K poten...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 03:45:51 PST
Christmas star with Arduino and RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Star-With-Arduino-and-RGB-LEDs/
Christmas star with Arduino and RGB LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/CA9N/IXUQG3SG/F53CA9NIXUQG3SG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/CA9N/IXUQG3SG/F53CA9NIXUQG3SG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/CA9N/IXUQG3SG/F53CA9NIXUQG3SG.SMALL.jpg isdubkov Hi! We are Arduino Novosibirsk Community from deep frozen Siberia. To warm up ourselves a little we decided to make a beautiful shining&blinking Christmas stars. Be sure to watch the demo video! Parts, Materials and Tools To make a Christmas star you need:Parts:Arduino Nano with NO soldered pinhe...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:29:06 PST
**Emergency Light Hack without Electric!** http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Light-Hack/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:00:24 PST
Arduino- Controlling LED's with a 4x4 keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlling-LEDs-With-a-4x4-Keypad/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:38:53 PST
Lego Compatible Name Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Compatible-Name-Display/
Lego Compatible Name Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BJ0O/IXQFVXGD/FAIBJ0OIXQFVXGD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BJ0O/IXQFVXGD/FAIBJ0OIXQFVXGD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BJ0O/IXQFVXGD/FAIBJ0OIXQFVXGD.SMALL.jpg LunchboxElectronics This project uses any number of Lunchbox Electronics Matrix Kits that you want to chain together and create a display for your name. You'll need one kit per letter and you can use as many boxes as you want! This tutorial assumes you have uploaded a program to an Arduino board before and that you hav...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:38:44 PST
DIY Color Changing Raw Wood LED Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Color-Changing-Raw-Wood-LED-Shelf/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:45:25 PST
Light Up Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Scarf/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 15:36:38 PST
lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighting-3/
lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BKBO/IXGFZGKF/F4EBKBOIXGFZGKF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BKBO/IXGFZGKF/F4EBKBOIXGFZGKF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/BKBO/IXGFZGKF/F4EBKBOIXGFZGKF.SMALL.jpg makonoko01 It made lighting. It draw a plan with grasshopper. Deta made Data is to upgrade from grasshopper to illustrator.Line weight is 0.001mm. Cut The data made cutting with laser cutter!Material is MDF2.5mm. Put together It could cutting.Next it put together.It used wood glue and a toothpick....
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 21:53:47 PST
LED Desk or Workbench Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Desk-or-Workbench-Light/
LED Desk or Workbench Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EDQD/IXGFVHQZ/FQREDQDIXGFVHQZ.SMALL.jpg Leviathan17 Make a simple LED light for your desk, workbench, or living area. Get your act together! Sorry, this doesn't have more pictures of assembly, I made it and then thought about making a instructable.The LEDs are from China.( sorry I hate to order from China too but I cant afford an other country)I g...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 20:12:58 PST
Cayenne automatic Light door and Kettle switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cayenne-Automatic-Light-Door-and-Kettle-Switch/
Cayenne automatic Light door and Kettle switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/33R5/ITSX85MR/FYZ33R5ITSX85MR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/33R5/ITSX85MR/FYZ33R5ITSX85MR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/33R5/ITSX85MR/FYZ33R5ITSX85MR.SMALL.jpg masteruan When I return to my home I make ever a cup of tea, And when I go to my home I do not see the key of my door, because there isn't light.I'm really determined to remedy the situation! :-)I will use a Raspberry Pi Zero, connected to the internet, and a Cayenne app for Smartphone an Tablet. I will conne...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:42:51 PDT
Arduino Light Sensitive Door Bell http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Sensitive-Door-Bell/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 00:53:46 PST
Arduino meet scratch,Control AC Lamp using Sugar device http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Meet-ScratchControl-AC-Lamp-Using-Sugar-De/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 23:38:10 PST
Light Therapy goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Brain-With-Gamma-Light/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 19:36:43 PST
Arduino board and PIR motion sensor control AC lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Board-and-PIR-Motion-Sensor-Control-AC-Lam/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:09:50 PST
Twinkling Dodecahedron http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Dodecahedron/
Twinkling Dodecahedron - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/W5V6/IX6G0SEQ/FXDW5V6IX6G0SEQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/W5V6/IX6G0SEQ/FXDW5V6IX6G0SEQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/W5V6/IX6G0SEQ/FXDW5V6IX6G0SEQ.SMALL.jpg zakisista The DodecahedronThis is the twinkling dodecahedron. The dodecahedron is one of the 5 regular polytopes in 3 dimensions and it's made up of 12 regular pentagons. I got inspired to make this after seeing a video made by Matt Parker which shows how to do it and I just had to make it into a night light ...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:39:04 PST
TfCD - Automatic bicycle light - find your bike back in the dark! http://www.instructables.com/id/TfCD-Automatic-Bicycle-Light-Find-Your-Bike-Back-i/
TfCD - Automatic bicycle light - find your bike back in the dark! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/7KPH/IWWFT9WZ/F3Y7KPHIWWFT9WZ.SMALL.jpg iritsma IntroductionThis Instructable will explain how to make your own wirelessly connected bicycle light! As soon as you come close enough to your bicycle the light will turn on, this way you can always find your bike back in the dark and never forget to turn on your bicycle light again. The housing of th...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 05:57:07 PST
IR controlled Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Controlled-Christmas-Tree/
IR controlled Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/KTTL/IWQVGEPB/FLEKTTLIWQVGEPB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/KTTL/IWQVGEPB/FLEKTTLIWQVGEPB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/KTTL/IWQVGEPB/FLEKTTLIWQVGEPB.SMALL.jpg le_maxxx It all started with this Instructables : Intructables Christmas Tree . So I decided to make it in the FabLab in my town (Strasbourg, France) (http://www.av-lab.net/). The frame is cool, but I wanted more. So I decided to add an Arduino UNO, Neopixels LED strips, an IR receiver (so I can change color...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 05:39:56 PST
Good Morning Sunshine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Good-Morning-Sunshine/
Good Morning Sunshine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5TE7/IWMQZ7X4/FZ25TE7IWMQZ7X4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5TE7/IWMQZ7X4/FZ25TE7IWMQZ7X4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/5TE7/IWMQZ7X4/FZ25TE7IWMQZ7X4.SMALL.jpg VictorL39 Good Morning and Welcome to this dayThis project is a system that is designed to wake you up in a natural way. This is achieved by a LED light system that slowly dims on in the morning - emulating the rising of the sun. The lights dim on for an half hour - reaching the "On State". This allows your b...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:29:48 PST
Multicolored light fringe Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolored-Light-Fringe-Device/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 02:08:38 PST
STAR WARS LED EDGE LIT SIGN http://www.instructables.com/id/STAR-WARS-LED-EDGE-LIT-SIGN/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 10:35:24 PST
Make a Music Controlled Christmas Light With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Music-Controlled-Christmas-Light-With-Ardui/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 02:02:55 PST
How to fade out an image in simple way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fade-Out-an-Image-in-Simple-Way/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:14:32 PST
Arduino Motion Detection Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motion-Detection-Light/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 23:07:08 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Chinese shadows http://www.instructables.com/id/Chinese-Shadows/
Chinese shadows - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HMSZ/IVO83S4C/FHGHMSZIVO83S4C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HMSZ/IVO83S4C/FHGHMSZIVO83S4C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HMSZ/IVO83S4C/FHGHMSZIVO83S4C.SMALL.jpg yoda3d Here is my picture in Chinese shadow Equipment: - 3D printer -Tracing paper -light source 3d modeling -I modeled a decor and a frame in a 3d software.The two parties are embedded.Export in STL format:part1:x:150mmy:143mmz:33.33mmpart2:x:150mm y:143,74mm z:33.33mm 3d printing I printed the m...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 04:28:31 PST
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Rebels-Vs-Empire-Glowing-Emblems/
Star Wars: Rebels vs. Empire Glowing Emblems - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/1V06/IWH3C231/FNZ1V06IWH3C231.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Today we'll build a cheap, simple and quick wall fixture with Star Wars motives on them! These are surprisingly easy to make, and there are really endless opportunities as for what you can make. They make great decorations for your wall, or maybe as a gift for a friend or relative?Materials: Can...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:22:46 PST
Made your own Selfie Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Made-Your-Own-Selfie-Lamp/
Made your own Selfie Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/G4BR/IVO4BBU2/FO2G4BRIVO4BBU2.SMALL.jpg balsuryana IntroductionDo you like Selfie or take a picture? But, maybe you need a lamp for take a picture at dark room, So this is the solution. You can try to make this, because this stuff is very useful if you take image in dark place. Now i will show you how to make it, not difficult and you can make it un...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 21:32:31 PST
IOT Farm + Timelapse Cayenne Arduino/Raspberry http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-Farm-Timelapse-Cayenne-ArduinoRaspberry/
IOT Farm + Timelapse Cayenne Arduino/Raspberry - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/X8G6/IVO3LDXE/FQDX8G6IVO3LDXE.SMALL.jpg Thomas sxt It's the second project using my automated Farm but this time everything will be control by the platform cayenne so it will be a lot easier Also i added a raspberry pi in order to do a timelapseMy first Tutorial What we need: Order:-Arduino uno-Raspberry pi any should workEthernet shield arduino...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:56:07 PST
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Spectrum-Analyzer-on-a-10x10-RGB-LED-Matri/
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Dot-Matrix-Sign/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 20:08:58 PST
Railroad signal using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Railroad-Signal-Using-Arduino/
Railroad signal using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/THBI/IVO3CZPW/FHZTHBIIVO3CZPW.SMALL.jpg mikeshcz Hello everyone,this tutorial is more focus to programming part of Atmega chip using Arduino programming language.My goal has been to created railroad signal for my son trains.Main Goals: Changing between green and red using button. Changing between green and red automatically after some period of t...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 09:21:06 PST
Bungie Bass http://www.instructables.com/id/Bungie-Bass/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 05:25:32 PST
Smart&Social Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/SmartSocial-Lamp/
Smart&Social Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/FRT2/IVHQQ0BH/FOHFRT2IVHQQ0BH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/FRT2/IVHQQ0BH/FOHFRT2IVHQQ0BH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/FRT2/IVHQQ0BH/FOHFRT2IVHQQ0BH.SMALL.jpg chuldmitry Project Description: Lamp with RGB LED strip inside, controlled via webpage in local network. It can check facebook inbox and notify you by light that there are some unread messages. Also lamp has "Alert" functionality that allows you send alert signal to it (just for fun!). Name and ip address of p...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:23:55 PST
How to Clean a Potentiometer Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Potentiometer-Switch/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 14:14:52 PST
DIY Soft Box for Flash Strobe http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Soft-Box-for-Flash-Strobe/
DIY Soft Box for Flash Strobe - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/2816/IV0B6AMW/F0Y2816IV0B6AMW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/2816/IV0B6AMW/F0Y2816IV0B6AMW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Y/2816/IV0B6AMW/F0Y2816IV0B6AMW.SMALL.jpg udubinsky This one is an EZ on yet the results where magnificent ! You will need :- Card board- White Plastic Shee- Gaffer Tape- Aluminium Tape-Velcro Tape Cardboard Cut the card board like in the photo, the size depends on the flash / strobe you have and the size of the softbox you want, however you shoul...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 00:48:42 PST
Interior Light Upgrade For VAG Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Interior-Light-Upgrade-for-VAG-Vehicles/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 13:28:26 PST
Light, Fan, and Dimmer Control With ESP8266 and Cayenne http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Fan-and-Dimmer-Control-With-ESP8266-and-Caye/
Light, Fan, and Dimmer Control With ESP8266 and Cayenne - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/G8PI/IUYD523S/FM6G8PIIUYD523S.SMALL.jpg DominicP21 The previous owner of my house installed remote controlled ceiling lights in all the bedrooms. This was really cool for a couple weeks, but now I’m realizing that it can be really annoying when I misplace the remote. Each room has a separate remote that only works for that room. Extra remotes are bo...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 20:41:14 PDT
How to make a solar garden light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Solar-Garden-Light/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:44:36 PDT
Solderless Music LED Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderless-Music-LED-Bottle/
Solderless Music LED Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SMALL.jpg MehtlliK The Solderess Music LED bottle is a music controlled light box that lights up when the BASS is around ohh yeah!!!now let's get the lighting started! yeeahhh! Materials for the light show! the materials are as follows:2 Tip 31 transistor8 LED'sAligator pinsheat shrink tubingTRS audio plug12V dc so...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:50:01 PDT
Smart LED Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-LED-Window/
Smart LED Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/XUZY/IUOI8G25/FLFXUZYIUOI8G25.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/XUZY/IUOI8G25/FLFXUZYIUOI8G25.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/XUZY/IUOI8G25/FLFXUZYIUOI8G25.SMALL.jpg dannyk6 A fake window, powered by LED strip lights, controlled by a Raspberry PiLike most basements, mine was dark with only a couple tiny windows letting in almost no light. In order to brighten it up and make it feel a little less claustrophobic, I created a fake window to let in some natural-looking ligh...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:18:30 PDT
Lights for an Electrical Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Lights-for-an-Electrical-Bike/
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:03:14 PDT
Vintage Camera LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Camera-LED-Lamp/
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:31:25 PDT
Arduino Halloween Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Halloween-Pumpkin/
Arduino Halloween Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/T2U3/IUKETT62/F1OT2U3IUKETT62.SMALL.jpg Arghuino Hi it's me Captain Arghuino! Let's continue from where we left off last week with our lesson on transistors and let's make a nightlight or a colorful pumpkin for Halloween. Follow Leddy and Darling as they explain how you can use transistors to amplify the current necessary to power RGB LED strips...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:42:34 PDT
Fast & Easy Wardrobe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Wardrobe-Light/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 13:13:26 PDT
LED - Tree of Life http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tree-of-Life/
LED - Tree of Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SMALL.jpg Kredence I've always had a love for LED lights and specifically - LED light fixtures. I had been working with some electrical wiring around the house and had a spare section of wire left over. I folded up the bare wire and was considering different reasons to keep it for future projects. At the same moment, ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 22:44:32 PDT
Gummy Bear Night Light with Color Changing LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Gummy-Bear-Night-Light-With-Color-Changing-LED/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:56:11 PDT
Myphotonics Powermeter (Laser-Leistungsmessgerät) http://www.instructables.com/id/Myphotonics-Powermeter-Laser-Leistungsmessgerät/
Myphotonics Powermeter (Laser-Leistungsmessgerät) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/0ZCU/IU9VKRY4/FQG0ZCUIU9VKRY4.SMALL.jpg myphotonics Dieses Werk ist lizenziert unter einer Creative Commons Namensnennung - Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 4.0 International. Eine für Menschen lesbare Zusammenfassung dieser Lizenz findet sich hier.Was ist das?Mit einem Laser-Leistungsmessgerät (Powermeter) ist es möglich, die ausgestrahlte Lich...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 03:36:49 PDT
Simple Multi Color LED Remote Control Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Multi-Color-LED-Remote-Control-Light/
Simple Multi Color LED Remote Control Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/WGZY/IU9UXLP8/FAPWGZYIU9UXLP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/WGZY/IU9UXLP8/FAPWGZYIU9UXLP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/WGZY/IU9UXLP8/FAPWGZYIU9UXLP8.SMALL.jpg Scott_1224 Hey everyone! This is my first Instructable so the steps will have a few missing parts. I tend to build first then use camera... Future builds I will try to take photos of each step. If you have any questions just comment below.As for the components, I get them overseas from Hong Kong and China usin...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:22:53 PDT
Automatic Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Dark-Detector/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:06:43 PDT