Instructables: exploring - technology - light - arduino http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:55:26 PST BLOX v1.01 Programmable Pipe Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-Pipe-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:41:01 PST
How to make a suspended matrix of spinning CDs with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Suspended-Matrix-of-Spinning-CDs-W/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:01:05 PST
Arduino Based Light Chimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Light-Chimes/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 08:28:48 PST
DIY Autonomous Fluorescent Grow-Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Autonomous-Fluorescent-Grow-Light/
DIY Autonomous Fluorescent Grow-Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KOOB/IZ6BGXJR/FJSKOOBIZ6BGXJR.SMALL.jpg Teodors_B Hey guys!I am a 17-year old from Latvia who has recently been vastly fascinated by the subject of indoor cultivation of plants and thus decided to start growing cayenne peppers. I live in a northern country so summers are short and winters are cold. Thus I decided to create a fully functional and ef...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:45:55 PST
Valentine's Sunflower http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Sunflower/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:42:39 PST
Awesome Glowing Ceiling Fan Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Glowing-Ceiling-Fan-Mod/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:30:39 PST
Dieselpunk Insulator Light with Arduino-Controlled LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Dieselpunk-Insulator-Light-With-Arduino-Controlled/
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 18:17:41 PST
Light box (using frequency) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Box-using-Frequency/
Light box (using frequency) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/C0E3/IYOQ7J7D/FRMC0E3IYOQ7J7D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/C0E3/IYOQ7J7D/FRMC0E3IYOQ7J7D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/C0E3/IYOQ7J7D/FRMC0E3IYOQ7J7D.SMALL.jpg Sergiogc92 Hi everyone!This post is made by Sergio García Calvente, Tatiana Castillo Pérez y Míguel Macías Macías to show you our project, this project was for 'Creative Electronics' a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications(www.etsit.uma.es)When t...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2017 13:49:55 PST
Arduino Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Weather-Station-1/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 11:26:38 PST
ATtiny85 Color Mix Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Color-Mix-Light/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:48:30 PST
Programmable RGB Mood Light - Attiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-RGB-Mood-Light-Attiny85/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:33:53 PST
DIY Aquarium Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aquarium-Controller/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:53:17 PST
Arduino LED Cube with Android remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Cube-With-Android-Remote/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 05:50:16 PST
Toverstaf http://www.instructables.com/id/Toverstaf/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:58:04 PST
Christmas star with Arduino and RGB LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Star-With-Arduino-and-RGB-LEDs/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:29:06 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
Smart Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Light-Lamp/
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:04:58 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
Lego Compatible Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Compatible-Night-Light/
Lego Compatible Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/XRKF/IXQFVWNF/FZNXRKFIXQFVWNF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/XRKF/IXQFVWNF/FZNXRKFIXQFVWNF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/XRKF/IXQFVWNF/FZNXRKFIXQFVWNF.SMALL.jpg LunchboxElectronics This project is a quick night light using Lunchbox Electronics PTH LED Bricks to show off some of your favorite Legos and requires no soldering! Let's get started. The Hardware For a box to hold the night light, I used a jewelry box from Michael's, they're super cheap and easy to modify. They als...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:37:15 PST
How To Make : Simple Electric Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Electric-Generator/
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 08:30:48 PST
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
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/
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Mon, 19 Dec 2016 05:39:56 PST
Good Morning Sunshine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Good-Morning-Sunshine/
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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
Dark-Activated Energy Saving Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Activated-Energy-Saving-Light/
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 09:40:18 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
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
Let's make a Arduino led-cube. http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-a-Arduino-Led-cube/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 06:59:49 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
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/
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SMALL.jpg FischiMc In this Instructables I am going to show you how to create a spectrum analyzer powered by an Arduino nano. Please watch my video first to get a rough explaination on how to build it. A spectrum analyzer basically analyzes the intensity of different frequencies in a song. To display those values we a...
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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/
Wifi Dot Matrix Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/ZH3Z/IVO3HGAD/FQ4ZH3ZIVO3HGAD.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output What is a wifi RGB LED matrix sign and why?A wifi matrix sign is a low resolution screen with a web-server that anyone can access from anywhere in the world and send messages to. That's right YOU can send me a message straight to my living room without having to even get up, know my email address or...
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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
Arduino, Gimnasio Interactivo (FITTERACTIVO) http://www.instructables.com/id/FITTERACTIVO/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 08:19:03 PDT
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
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
Turn your Lamp on/off with Clapping! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Lamp-Onoff-With-Clapping/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:44:14 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
Presence Light for Lync 2013/Skype for Business 2015 http://www.instructables.com/id/Presence-Light-for-Lync-2013Skype-for-Business-201/
Presence Light for Lync 2013/Skype for Business 2015 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/CBE3/IUHGP3II/FINCBE3IUHGP3II.SMALL.jpg hakk3r Automatically update your Lync presence for all to see using RGB LEDs.Those of you who use Lync/Skype along with a headset know that sometimes it's difficult for people around you to tell if you're busy (i.e. engaged in a meeting/conference call) or if you're available. That's where the LyncLight ...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 23:49:36 PDT
Auto-Off NeoPixel Articulated Reading Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Off-NeoPixel-Articulated-Reading-Light/
Auto-Off NeoPixel Articulated Reading Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/YLNF/ITV3NOLU/F40YLNFITV3NOLU.SMALL.jpg gwfong My wife and I have had many reading lights over the years. We attach them to the headboard. We read. We fall asleep. And then sometime in the middle of the night, around 1am or 2am, we end up waking up to turn off the light. To me, the sleep disruption seemed unhealthy. In addition, it's very annoyi...
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 23:51:54 PDT
Automate your curtain (natural lighting) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automate-Your-Curtain-natural-Lighting/
Automate your curtain (natural lighting) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/75PI/ITQOISFN/FDI75PIITQOISFN.SMALL.jpg Shizen I just moved to America to study abroad. Because my dorm is so dark, I want to make myself some lighting. Since I only been here for 1 months, I can't make anything too complicated, so I made a simple lamp. Using the power of the sun, this "lamp" is bright half of the time. This "lamp" provide diffe...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:48:28 PDT
Arduino color mixing light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Color-Mixing-Light/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:28:49 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
Neopixel Talk to the Burning Bush Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Talk-to-the-Burning-Bush-Lamp/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:45:23 PDT
Getting Started With ESP8266 | AT Commands http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-ESP8266-AT-Commands/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:28:49 PDT
Light Intensity Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Intensity-Detection/
Light Intensity Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/I7XA/ITCH3W7Y/FQ6I7XAITCH3W7Y.SMALL.jpg nisheeth This project will deal with the use of the Grove light sensor to display the light level in lux in a LCD. Hardware Used his will deal with the hardware of the setup. For this project we need the following components. The sensor will be connected with the analog pin A0 while the LCD is reserved fo...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:02:51 PDT