Instructables: exploring - technology - light - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:39:55 PST BLOX v1.01 LED Sound Reactive Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sound-Reactive-Light-Box/
LED Sound Reactive Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/Z2C5/IK8MXN1Y/FYZZ2C5IK8MXN1Y.SMALL.jpg nlewkowitz I really liked Dan Chen's Instructable Ex Machina Sound Reactive LED Wall. It was so easy to follow, and the results were great. I created version using cardboard and vellum, as you can see in the image with the red LED lights in the middle - note the Arduino and breadboard hanging off the side.The ...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 16:55:50 PST
Mini Light Seeker http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Light-Seeker/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 06:53:10 PST
Arduino Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Light-Switch/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:44:28 PST
IOT Ambilight Speakers (with BLYNK) http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-Ambilight-Speakers-with-BLYNK/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:20:39 PST
USB NeoPixel Deco Lights (via Digispark / ATtiny85) http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-NeoPixel-Deco-Lights-via-Digispark-ATtiny85/
USB NeoPixel Deco Lights (via Digispark / ATtiny85) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QH39/IJOS9Y9X/FSQQH39IJOS9Y9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QH39/IJOS9Y9X/FSQQH39IJOS9Y9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/QH39/IJOS9Y9X/FSQQH39IJOS9Y9X.SMALL.jpg martynov For this Instructable we need a WS2812 LED strip, also known as NeoPixel, and any MCU that could be programmed via Arduino. I use Digispark, it is a very nice tiny MCU based on ATtiny85. It has a special bootloader called Micronucleus which provides the ability to upload a program directly trough US...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 07:20:28 PST
How to Make a Gun Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Gun-Controlled-Lamp/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 08:26:24 PST
Minecraft Rainbow Ore Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Rainbow-Ore-Lamp/
Minecraft Rainbow Ore Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TU9N/IJ4MKXDL/FRUTU9NIJ4MKXDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TU9N/IJ4MKXDL/FRUTU9NIJ4MKXDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/TU9N/IJ4MKXDL/FRUTU9NIJ4MKXDL.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel What is it? Gold Ore? Iron Ore? Diamond Ore? Redstone Ore? What kind of Ore is it?It's RAINBOW ORE!Bad introductions aside, what I did was hack one of these redstone night lights. They are basically a nightlight that glows at different brightness's when you tap it. But being only red is pretty borin...
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 14:44:29 PST
Police strobe light with scanner rgb leds and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Police-Strobe-Light-With-Scanner-Rgb-Leds-and-Ardu/
Police strobe light with scanner rgb leds and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PJ4C/IJ1PMFM6/F2OPJ4CIJ1PMFM6.SMALL.jpg BGprojectz It's not a real flash pattern used by police. Just a few loops programmed by me to demonstrate some possibilities.DISCLAIMER: I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS OR CONSEQUENCES REGARDING THIS TUTORIAL.Use it only indoors and in private property! It is not permitted to impersonate a police officer...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:10:39 PST
LED NeoPixel Motion Sensor Stair Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stair-Lighting/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:42:13 PST
Wake-up ceiling light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-up-Ceiling-Light/
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 22:29:32 PST
Cheap 7 segment clock (cardboard clock) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-7-Segment-Clock-cardboard-Clock/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 05:55:13 PST
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-40-to-Your-Arduino-Project-IoT-Co/
Adding Bluetooth 4.0 to your Arduino Project [IoT] - Controlled by Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/ZK7F/IIM1UQHZ/FVNZK7FIIM1UQHZ.SMALL.jpg IoTalabs We are group of internet of things enthusiasts that love hacking together different devices. Check out our current project at our website and take a look at this guide in a different format at our blog. Introduction Arduino is a cool platform because you can easily interact with your projects fro...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 16:55:06 PST
A Simple Driver for VFD Displays http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Driver-for-VFD-Displays/
A Simple Driver for VFD Displays - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DFPU/IIGED42J/FPQDFPUIIGED42J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DFPU/IIGED42J/FPQDFPUIIGED42J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/DFPU/IIGED42J/FPQDFPUIIGED42J.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 VFD displays have been replaced by the new display technologies today.But the quality of display, a VFD gives is unbeatable. You may find one in your Car, DVDs, Radios, Casette Players,etc..Also, there are may kinds of VFD display modules available in the market.This instructable deals with the use...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 06:36:08 PST
Light Painter http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painter/
Light Painter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/7B11/II7GHAO4/FKH7B11II7GHAO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/7B11/II7GHAO4/FKH7B11II7GHAO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKH/7B11/II7GHAO4/FKH7B11II7GHAO4.SMALL.jpg YannickFroyen For a school assignment we had to make a project with Arduino. The theme was digital street art. So we came up with the idea of creating a light painter. This is a little installation that moves 2 pipes up and down. Inside these pipes are neon lights. These lights can show all the colors of RGB. If ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 09:29:03 PST
DIY Internet Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Internet-Controlled-Lamp/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 23:17:34 PST
Street light timer controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Street-Light-Timer-Controller/
Street light timer controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/DVCN/II3F06KX/FOQDVCNII3F06KX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/DVCN/II3F06KX/FOQDVCNII3F06KX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/DVCN/II3F06KX/FOQDVCNII3F06KX.SMALL.jpg Arvind Ahir REQUIREMENT 1.RELAY2.ARDUINO PRO mini,or ARDUINO UNO3.LCD DISPLAY 16x24.RTC REAL TIME CLOCK DS13075.12v ADAPTER 6. LM7805 5v regulator7. FTDI232 FOR upload arduino file MAKE 12v to 5v DC STEP DOWN MAKE RELAY CIRCUIT AND DISPLAY CIRCUIT FOR ARDUINO //CODE SET TIME SWITCH ACCORDING REQU...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 07:32:37 PST
LED Nerf Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Nerf-Mod/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 15:56:33 PST
EEAwesome Light Show http://www.instructables.com/id/EEAwesome-Light-Show/
EEAwesome Light Show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E1OQ/II0M8N4H/FVLE1OQII0M8N4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E1OQ/II0M8N4H/FVLE1OQII0M8N4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/E1OQ/II0M8N4H/FVLE1OQII0M8N4H.SMALL.jpg RyanN23 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse-Art at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse-art.com). Everybody should have something cool to show off around the house. This a great starter project that will not be too challenging and y...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 14:08:05 PST
House Plant Monitoring System http://www.instructables.com/id/House-Plant-Monitoring-System/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:30:44 PST
DIY Arduino Automatic Grow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automatic-Grow-Box/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 10:02:20 PST
Fake TV Security Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-TV-Security-Light/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 01:50:36 PST
Tapping Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tapping-Light/
Tapping Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/78JO/IHI1I0JO/FF578JOIHI1I0JO.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Everything on the internet has a loading time, for the lucky few who have gigabit internet, this may not become apparent, however for most of the people in the world where even dial up internet is still used - buffering and long loading times are frequent and annoying. So I give you:TAPPING LIGHTTa...
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:07:13 PST
Light Following Plant Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Following-Plant-Robot/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:49:34 PST
Illuminance Monitor with ESP8266 - IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminance-Monitor-with-ESP8266-IoT/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:30:35 PST
RGB LED Tennis Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Tennis-Ball/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:38:28 PST
LED Photography Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Photography-Light/
LED Photography Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Hey everyone, in this instructable I will show you how to make an LED light for photography. It can optionally be controlled by a smartphone. Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools that you will need to make this project:Parts:Ultrabright white 5mm LEDs (x6)Linkit ONE board with WiFi antenn...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 01:46:46 PST
LED RGB Floodlight Christmas Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-RGB-Floodlight-Christmas-Hack/
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Sat, 21 Nov 2015 22:06:00 PST
Home Automation - RC Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-5/
Home Automation - RC Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker Is there an appliance in your house that you wished could be turned on easier? That hard to reach light that you need every day or a fan? With the LinkIt ONE we can do just that! Specifically we can control an AC appliance with a remote control! There are many different appliances around the house t...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:20:38 PST
Linkit One - Dual beam spectrometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Dual-beam-spectrometer/
Linkit One - Dual beam spectrometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/OKMZ/IGQTZNQW/FPTOKMZIGQTZNQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/OKMZ/IGQTZNQW/FPTOKMZIGQTZNQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/OKMZ/IGQTZNQW/FPTOKMZIGQTZNQW.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR My employment history is based around laboratory work and more recently lab equipment installation. My last employer was a pharmaceutical company and before being downsized I was able to get approval to salvage parts from a pieces of equipment that was due to be thrown in the skip. Anyway I got appr...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 05:44:08 PST
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SUMO-Smart-Pulse-Monitor-A-Low-Cost-Smart-ECG-/
SUMO : Smart Pulse Monitor ( A Low Cost Smart ECG ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/1OWY/IGO1EW1E/FZH1OWYIGO1EW1E.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :) Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is Electrocardiography...
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Sat, 7 Nov 2015 12:53:55 PST
DIY Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Clock/
DIY Digital Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/CKTJ/IGV8QH4K/FFPCKTJIGV8QH4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/CKTJ/IGV8QH4K/FFPCKTJIGV8QH4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/CKTJ/IGV8QH4K/FFPCKTJIGV8QH4K.SMALL.jpg WilliamB121 Have you ever been really bored and needed some fun DIY project to do? Well, have you ever thought about making a super,awesome, digital clock that you can actually tell time with? Well than you should really follow these awesome steps. Have Fun! Battery Well a very important part of your clock i...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 14:02:02 PST
DIY Glowboard using Bluetooth an Arduino and some WS2812B LED http://www.instructables.com/id/WS2812-controlled-with-Bluetooth-and-Arduino/
DIY Glowboard using Bluetooth an Arduino and some WS2812B LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/NGHB/IJ8X1A9F/FKANGHBIJ8X1A9F.SMALL.jpg space_pac Hey this is my first Instructable but i am german so my english is not the best :D . So i have searched for an Instructable like i make now for more than an month but i dont find an so i have maked my own Circuit and skript.Please Enjoy. The Parts For this project you will need:Materials:1. An p...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 12:30:54 PST
Arduino Communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Communication/
Arduino Communication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XRMT/IGDIUQV8/FY2XRMTIGDIUQV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XRMT/IGDIUQV8/FY2XRMTIGDIUQV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XRMT/IGDIUQV8/FY2XRMTIGDIUQV8.SMALL.jpg Kaustav Nandy I think it will be great to communicate with the help of Arduino. In this project I will show how to share data between two or more Arduino with the help of Light :) List of things ... !!! Equipment :1. Arduino (2x)2. Bread board 3. L.E.D ( not the diffused one )4. Infrared L.E.D Pair (IR LED(T...
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:42:23 PDT
Building a diy IoT LED light - Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-diy-IoT-LED-light-Device/
Building a diy IoT LED light - Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/DUFC/IG8995X4/F8PDUFCIG8995X4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/DUFC/IG8995X4/F8PDUFCIG8995X4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/DUFC/IG8995X4/F8PDUFCIG8995X4.SMALL.jpg StefanWxx Made for the DIY hobbyist and IoT Fan.This Instructable will show you the steps needed to get started to create a Windows 10 universal app,configure the ESP 8266 Serial (UART) to Wi-Fi SoC (System On a Chip),setting up the connections Universal App - ESP8266 - µC-Borad (Arduino, MSP430G2553)and pars...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 12:52:40 PDT
Linkit One - Live data monitored in Excel and displayed using a Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Live-data-monitored-in-Excel-and-displa/
Linkit One - Live data monitored in Excel and displayed using a Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DSU2/IG3WXC29/FF0DSU2IG3WXC29.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR There are lots of ways to collect data from prototyping platforms like the Linkit One many of which you will have to pay for. Probably the simplest is to use Excel for your collection and manipulation.For example: Use the serial port and Windmill http://www.windmill.co.uk/excel/ WinDaq/XL http:/...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 06:04:03 PDT
RobotGeek PIR Motion Sensor Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/RobotGeek-PIR-Motion-Sensor-Night-Light/
RobotGeek PIR Motion Sensor Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/0ATO/IG11XWWI/FJZ0ATOIG11XWWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/0ATO/IG11XWWI/FJZ0ATOIG11XWWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/0ATO/IG11XWWI/FJZ0ATOIG11XWWI.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official This project demonstrates how to make a nightlight by using an Arduino, a PIR motion sensor, and PowerSwitch Tail to turn on a 120V light. Setup Your Arduino / Geekduino Our instructable will be using the RobotGeek Geekduino board and the RobotGeek SensorShield. If you've never used an Arduino ...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:16:19 PDT
LinkIt ONE Touch Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Touch-Sensor-1/
LinkIt ONE Touch Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/Y5A0/IG11XNLG/FL9Y5A0IG11XNLG.SMALL.jpg Jaybuilder In this Instructable I will show you how to wire and use a touch sensor module. After learning how to use this module you can use it to build a bigger project like a touch sensitive light. Let's Begin! What you need LinkIt ONETouch SensorBreadboardBreadboard wires~5 min Wiring D0 pin on sensor...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:23:21 PDT
Proximity Safety Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Proximity-Safety-Bike-Light/
Proximity Safety Bike Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9Y3K/IG11XJUY/FO59Y3KIG11XJUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9Y3K/IG11XJUY/FO59Y3KIG11XJUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9Y3K/IG11XJUY/FO59Y3KIG11XJUY.SMALL.jpg aragon1603 I won an Intel Edison with the Transportation and Safety Kit, so I decided to apply it on bike security, this is my first project and my first Instructable too.In this instructable i will explain my little project, this is the first version. In the future I'm going to improve it.I'm a true believer...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:05:44 PDT
Linkit One - Calibration and Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Part-3-Calibration-and-Detection/
Linkit One - Calibration and Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/L24I/IFZQUPY1/FXUL24IIFZQUPY1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/L24I/IFZQUPY1/FXUL24IIFZQUPY1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/L24I/IFZQUPY1/FXUL24IIFZQUPY1.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR The next step in usefully using strobing LEDs with the Linkit One board is to get them to respond to a varying condition – for example light levels.This guide will add components to the previous guide (Linkit One - Part 2 - Strobe lights) I will also modify the code to allow the board to read the va...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:26:17 PDT
Linkit One - Strobe lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Part-2-Strobe-lights/
Linkit One - Strobe lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/F5PW/IFZQUJ91/F7VF5PWIFZQUJ91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/F5PW/IFZQUJ91/F7VF5PWIFZQUJ91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/F5PW/IFZQUJ91/F7VF5PWIFZQUJ91.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This guides follows on from my previous basic intro intocoding and the Linkit One board (http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-In-the-beginning/) the focus for this one is to take the single LED and increase the number and then change the code running the board so that the LED's have a strobin...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:08:13 PDT
Controlling your LinkIt One using Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-your-LinkIt-One-using-Light/
Controlling your LinkIt One using Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WJND/IFUEM1GP/FA7WJNDIFUEM1GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WJND/IFUEM1GP/FA7WJNDIFUEM1GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WJND/IFUEM1GP/FA7WJNDIFUEM1GP.SMALL.jpg Jonathan0903 A great way to start practicing programming is for you to find ways to interact with your microcontroller and for it to emit some sort of action. Today, we'll be using the LinkIt One development board to create music using varying light levels. This works best in well-lit space, with room for the se...
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 07:02:42 PDT
How to Control an RGB LED with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-an-RGB-LED-with-an-Arduino/
How to Control an RGB LED with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/BI13/IFPME9S4/FBXBI13IFPME9S4.SMALL.jpg DIYmasters In this Instructable, I'll be showing you how to control an RGB LED with an Arduino.To complete this project, you'll need:1x Arduino (I'm using the Arduino Uno R3)1x RGB LED3x 150-220 ohm resistors4x Jumper Wires1x Breadboard1x Computer with Arduino IDE installed.So lets get working... Connect the...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:43:14 PDT
2X2 led matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/2X2-led-matrix/
2X2 led matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/X0B5/IFMTR512/F4KX0B5IFMTR512.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/X0B5/IFMTR512/F4KX0B5IFMTR512.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/X0B5/IFMTR512/F4KX0B5IFMTR512.SMALL.jpg smartuptech Apparatus required:1X ARDUINO UNO 4x LED1X BREADBOARD4X 200 OHMS RESISTER SOME CONNECTING WIRES CONSTRUCTION: Step 1: Connect 4 led in parallel connectionStep 2: Connect 4 resister in the anodeStep 3: Upload program given below to ArduinoStep 4: Connect the pins to resister mentioned in the...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2015 23:45:08 PDT
LIGHTS DRIVEWAY AUTOMATIC http://www.instructables.com/id/LIGHTS-DRIVEWAY-AUTOMATIC/
LIGHTS DRIVEWAY AUTOMATIC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/0O4Q/IF9TAOWS/F7E0O4QIF9TAOWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/0O4Q/IF9TAOWS/F7E0O4QIF9TAOWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/0O4Q/IF9TAOWS/F7E0O4QIF9TAOWS.SMALL.jpg Giovanni Lodato Hello everyone after losing so many nights to the PC , I managed to develop the sketch that I needed , it may be useful to someone , this allows to design simple , as in my case, turning on the lights in the driveway of the house in two stages eg . (First phase ) from 18:00 pm to 01:00 am permanentl...
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Thu, 1 Oct 2015 13:26:47 PDT
Control RGB Light with Computer color palatte http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-RGB-Light-with-Computer-color-palatte/
Control RGB Light with Computer color palatte - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UGD6/IF3SQYU3/FHVUGD6IF3SQYU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UGD6/IF3SQYU3/FHVUGD6IF3SQYU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/UGD6/IF3SQYU3/FHVUGD6IF3SQYU3.SMALL.jpg BharathRam Hi guys in this instructable i'm gonna teach you how to control a RGB light with computer color palatte..you can produce almost all colors in RGB light as your wish with the help of color palatte.. Components required The materials required areARDUINO RGB lightResistor (220 ohm)wireswire cutter a...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 08:52:07 PDT
Musical RGB Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-RGB-Lamp/
Musical RGB Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/W1V2/IEN4P9KG/FXPW1V2IEN4P9KG.SMALL.jpg Carl Gordon Media Here is a quick guide showing how I turned my traditional desk lamp into a colorful sound equalizer using Arduino and Processing. Lamp setup For this specific project you will obviously need a lamp. I recycled this lamp after it's original bulb broke, inspiring me to replace it with an RGB led.Th...
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 16:26:35 PDT
Control your lights with bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-lights-with-bluetooth/
Control your lights with bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/JFLB/IEIDFSKK/FRYJFLBIEIDFSKK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/JFLB/IEIDFSKK/FRYJFLBIEIDFSKK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/JFLB/IEIDFSKK/FRYJFLBIEIDFSKK.SMALL.jpg gergopc I made a cheap and fake $7 android phone light controller via bluetouth. Difficulty level: 3/10. I programmed an attiny chip to comunicate with bluetioth module via software serial, and control the lights with a 5v relay. For power supply I got an old phone charger. The parts are: Attiny85, HC-06, ...
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Sat, 12 Sep 2015 13:22:28 PDT
Arduino Basic Tutorials - How to Control LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Basic-Tutorials-How-to-control-LEDs/
Arduino Basic Tutorials - How to Control LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/HI1O/IE7J94JF/FE1HI1OIE7J94JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/HI1O/IE7J94JF/FE1HI1OIE7J94JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/HI1O/IE7J94JF/FE1HI1OIE7J94JF.SMALL.jpg Elecrow This instructable shows how to control one or more LEDs with Arduino and then we will know how to use the digital and analog IO pins. Never done any work before with Arduino and don't know how to use it. Never mind, you will find that it is really easy to start a Arduino project.*** If you know how ...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 20:27:05 PDT
Home Automation with a Smartphone (TV, Arduino, Light, Security, Projector, DVD Player...) http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Control-with-a-Smartphone-TV-Arduino-Light-Se/
Home Automation with a Smartphone (TV, Arduino, Light, Security, Projector, DVD Player...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/7KDR/IE7J5Q0L/FHC7KDRIE7J5Q0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/7KDR/IE7J5Q0L/FHC7KDRIE7J5Q0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/7KDR/IE7J5Q0L/FHC7KDRIE7J5Q0L.SMALL.jpg Imetomi These days the home automation devices and the home controlling systems are very popular. Even in the community of DIY-ers. So decided to make my own home control device using Arduino. The device can be controlled with a cellphone, and here I used a very odd/wierd mode to transmit the commands from ...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 10:27:46 PDT
Autodesk China Smart Home Design--Color Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-China-Smart-Home-Design-Color-Light/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:31:40 PDT