Instructables: exploring - technology - motor - light - popular Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:11:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Obstacle Avoiding Robot
Obstacle Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> RoyPeer This instructable is the written version of my "Arduino: How To Build An Obstacle Avoiding Robot" Youtube video that I've uploaded recently. I strongly recommend you to check it out.So, without further ado, Let's get started ! A chassis ! the first step and the base of any robot is a chassis. ...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Fan Powered by any Heat Source
Fan Powered by any Heat Source - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joohansson How to build your own portable thermoelectric device with a quadcopter motor.This project might not have an electrifying impact to the world but it´s a baby brother to my first instructable (Thermoelectric Fan) and just had to be built. It´s much smaller than most similar projects and the top power ...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:05:59 PST
Blinds' Eye
Blinds' Eye - More DIY How To Projects]]> DrewTM This is a machine that will automatically open and close your blinds, based on whether it is light outside (with some caveats; see Step 5: Software). I wanted to build it for two reasons: security and convenience. If you have your lights on timers and your blinds open and close automatically, it can...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:35:06 PST
Revolution (LED Chandelier)
Revolution (LED Chandelier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jake Morton I love lighting, what's more, lighting with mechanical aspects to it. Revolution is a chandelier that does this very thing. It consist of 3 Arduino controlled motors which turn arms, powering LED's in a circular path, creating a "radar" or scanner effect. This instructable will show you how I made i...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:48:45 PDT
Arduino Light Following Robot
Arduino Light Following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> joesinstructables Overview This instructable will use three photoresistors (light dependent resistors) and an Arduino to control the motion of a robot. Any common robot chassis can be used for the robot. The light sensors will be mounted on the left side, right side and front of the robot. When light of sufficient...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 18:46:24 PDT
littleBits Sample Rotator
littleBits Sample Rotator - More DIY How To Projects]]> KRA5H In this Instructable I demonstrate how to build a sample rotator using Erector set parts and littleBits. The sample rotator, or media rotator "is a common piece of standard laboratory equipment that is used for continuous mixing of lab samples, for example for slowly reacting or dissolving component...

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 08:16:31 PST
Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle
Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joohansson A Thermoelectric generator powered by a tealight. It started as an experiment of how much power I could get from one candle. But I liked the idea and it worked really well so I built this electric-mechanical ornament. I did not use a high temperature TEG-module, but instead a cheap TEC-module. That ...
By: Joohansson

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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 03:04:10 PDT
Wake-up light (no arduino)
Wake-up light (no arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Giedow Hello instructables people, Every morning when my alarm rings I have trouble getting out of bed. (so I am always late) To help me wake up I wanted to buy a wake-up light, it's supposed to help you wake up by giving the impression of a sunrise by getting brighter every minute after the alarm goes. Un...
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 14:10:23 PDT
Laser Spirograph
Laser Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> randofo Break out your Pink Floyd albums, because it is time for you to have your own personal laser show. In fact, it cannot be stressed enough just how much "awesome" you are getting out of such an easy to build device. Watching the patterns spiral out of this little box onto a large wall is much more mes...
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Thu, 7 Jul 2011 15:57:56 PDT
Four-Motor Laser Spirograph
Four-Motor Laser Spirograph - More DIY How To Projects]]> QuackMasterDan Bouncing a laser beam off a mirror rotating at any angle above 0 degrees will create the illusion of a circle to the human eye. Combine two rotating mirrors, and complex shapes begin to emerge. With every additional mirror, the perceived image becomes more complex and intricate, with the ability to ...
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Wed, 2 Jun 2010 15:50:04 PDT