Instructables: exploring - technology - music - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:52:41 PDT BLOX v1.01 Raspberry Pi Home Network Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Home-Network-Music-System/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:37:14 PDT
5W Audio Amplifier+ http://www.instructables.com/id/5W-Guitar-Amplifier/
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Sat, 18 Mar 2017 11:18:44 PDT
DIY FM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Radio/
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 12:25:35 PST
IoT Smart Lobby - Welcoming Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Smart-Lobby-Welcoming-Music-System/
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 01:02:27 PST
Homemade Turntable http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Turntable/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:09:57 PST
UV METER (Music visualizer) #1 with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/UV-METER-Music-Visualizer-1-With-Arduino/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:53:19 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
Collaborative Music Making - Makey Makey & Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Collaborative-Music-Making-Makey-Makey-Raspberry-P/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:27:25 PST
Make muscle MIDI music! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Muscle-MIDI-Music/
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 21:59:58 PST
Spheremin what? http://www.instructables.com/id/Spheremin-What/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 04:07:14 PST
Arduino Random Music Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Music-Generator/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 03:24:51 PST
'Time Machine' Mini Jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Machine-Mini-Jukebox/
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 18:56:35 PST
How to make a speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Speaker-5/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:18:05 PST
Wireless Earphones To Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Earphones-to-Bluetooth-Speakers/
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:43:15 PST
Sound Visualizer / Scream Game / Anger Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Visualizer-Scream-Game-Anger-Outlet/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:43:18 PST
Automatic Flute http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Flute/
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:25:37 PST
Circle of Fifths MIDI Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Circle-of-Fifths-MIDI-Device/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:04:49 PST
Raspberry Pi Thumb Harp (EN/FR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Thumb-Harp-ENFR/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:19:12 PST
How to Make Music on GarageBand http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Music-on-GarageBand/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:02:18 PST
FuseBerry: a musical fan using a RaspBerry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/FuseBerry-a-Musical-Fan-Using-a-RaspBerry-Pi/
FuseBerry: a musical fan using a RaspBerry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/X9NU/IXUSEB1H/F9VX9NUIXUSEB1H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/X9NU/IXUSEB1H/F9VX9NUIXUSEB1H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/X9NU/IXUSEB1H/F9VX9NUIXUSEB1H.SMALL.jpg FuseBerry The FuseBerry is a musical fan based on a RaspBerry Pi. A distance sensor will be used in order to determine the pitch and the volume of the note.Basically, the pitch will be determined by the frequency of the fan oscillations while the volume will be handled by the average distance measured by the ...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:55:51 PST
E-drum with small 3D printer and thick paper http://www.instructables.com/id/E-drum-With-Small-3D-Printer-and-Thick-Paper/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:37:57 PST
DIY Framed Rhythm Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Framed-Rhythm-Lamp/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 20:05:22 PST
Bluetooth speaker made from old vintage radio DIY portable speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Made-From-Old-Vintage-Radio-DIY-/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:49:36 PST
JolliCube Audio/Music Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/JolliCube-AudioMusic-Visualizer/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 01:22:55 PST
3d Print a CD case with your favorite logo http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-a-CD-Case-With-Your-Favorite-Logo/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 11:12:24 PST
3D Print a Programmable Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Programmable-Musical-Instrument/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:36:41 PST
The Mini Midi Controller for kids :) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Midi-Controller-for-Kids-/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 22:34:51 PST
Make a string instrument - Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-String-Instrument-Raspberry-Pi/
Make a string instrument - Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1LMB/IX0PRQ6J/FAV1LMBIX0PRQ6J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1LMB/IX0PRQ6J/FAV1LMBIX0PRQ6J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/1LMB/IX0PRQ6J/FAV1LMBIX0PRQ6J.SMALL.jpg taktik02 Have you ever wish to make your own music instrument? Here, you'll see that with few efforts, making a simple music instrument will be super easy. Your instrument will be able to produce a sound, depending on the frequency of the rope. In order to receive the frequency of a rope we'll use a piezoele...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:11:32 PST
The Palm Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Palm-Piano/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 04:08:05 PST
Arduino USB to Legacy MIDI Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-USB-to-Legacy-MIDI-Converter/
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 22:40:48 PST
Simple MIDI Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-MIDI-Buzzer/
Simple MIDI Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/SUJC/IWQV1TXK/FHUSUJCIWQV1TXK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/SUJC/IWQV1TXK/FHUSUJCIWQV1TXK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/SUJC/IWQV1TXK/FHUSUJCIWQV1TXK.SMALL.jpg madnerd Are you nostalgic of the good old pc speaker ? This tutorial is for you! We will learn how to control a buzzer using a MIDI keyboard and even compose music with it!Last but not least we will see how to make an installer that will install a python application and also the drivers for an Arduino Nano ...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:46:27 PST
The Zippaphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Zippaphone/
The Zippaphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/J592/IWMQU23S/FLRJ592IWMQU23S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/J592/IWMQU23S/FLRJ592IWMQU23S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/J592/IWMQU23S/FLRJ592IWMQU23S.SMALL.jpg Henk Rijckaert A few weeks ago I made an instructable called "The zipper alarm". I integrated an Arduino in my pants so that an alarm would go off every time I left my zipper undone. Unfortunatly, there was a downside to this alarm: it only made one noise. BORING! That 's why I used my zipper-electronics knowledge...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 01:14:42 PST
Basys 3 Keyboard Synthesizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Basys-3-Keyboard-Synthesizer/
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 20:33:25 PST
VUmeter Led http://www.instructables.com/id/VUmeter-Led/
VUmeter Led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/7ENF/IWI0USWZ/FIR7ENFIWI0USWZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/7ENF/IWI0USWZ/FIR7ENFIWI0USWZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/7ENF/IWI0USWZ/FIR7ENFIWI0USWZ.SMALL.jpg Stuxnet97 I was thinking of making a present, but it was very special. Then I found a lm3915 chip and said "let's get to work."Some time ago I had made a map, but I had never tried it before. I'll show you how I did my own vu meter led with acrylic. Traducción:Estaba pensando en hacer un regalo, pero queria q...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 19:37:12 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 Make Christmas Lights Flash To Music! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Christmas-Lights-Flash-to-Music-1/
How To Make Christmas Lights Flash To Music! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F18/2ENR/IWH3AFN1/F182ENRIWH3AFN1.SMALL.jpg Jacks how2s In this instructable i will show you how to make any christmas lights flash to music!MAKE SURE YOU WATCH THE VIDEO!https://youtu.be/QbEZX_T-mnM What You Need- For This Music You Will Need-tip31c NPN TransistorChristmas Lights (DC Power Or Battery Not 110VAC 220VAC 240VAC Or Solar!)Male To Male Ju...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:58 PST
IPod Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/IPod-Speaker-1/
IPod Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SMALL.jpg icabod A couple of years ago I needed to come up with a Christmas present for my best friend. He loves music and guitars and the color red, so I combined all of the above and made a guitar amp themed iPod speaker for him. The box I built the box out of particle board for price, weight and ease of workin...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:00:59 PST
R.R.S.S. Raspberry pi Rave Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/RRSS-Raspberry-Pi-Rave-Sound-System/
R.R.S.S. Raspberry pi Rave Sound System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/U3A3/IVO59HVN/F4FU3A3IVO59HVN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/U3A3/IVO59HVN/F4FU3A3IVO59HVN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/U3A3/IVO59HVN/F4FU3A3IVO59HVN.SMALL.jpg Garage 420 Hi guys! We are a group of unidentified young men who are interested in technology, nature, recycling, music and several other things but none of us speak English. Some of us works, others not, some studies and there are those who do nothing but none of us is the leader. When we have some free time...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:39:02 PST
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-Mini-DIY-Portable-Speaker-Solar-Bluetooth-F/
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SMALL.jpg Baclair Hello!Today, I am going to teach you how to build your very own portable AMPLFY mini Bluetooth speaker, which is unlike any other speaker sold on the market today. What makes this speaker so different? It features 2 x 200 mA 5v solar panels, 8 lithium-ion 18650 cells (20 Ah), a phone charger and a f...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:55:13 PST
DIY Modular Guitar Amp! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modular-Guitar-Amp/
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 22:16:09 PST
Wooden Passive Amplifier for iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Passive-Amplifier-for-IPhone/
Wooden Passive Amplifier for iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this ible I'm going to show you how to make a cheap Passive Amplifier for your smartphone. It's a really easy project, it will took you almost 4 hours, and you need just a piece of plywood, a scrollsaw and different grane of sandpaper.P.S. Thanks to everyone who voted for me in the "...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:25:16 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
Turntable Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Restoration/
Turntable Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I picked up this turntable from an estate sale and I was assured it was in working order. I didn't find out until I arrived home that it wouldn't power on and the stylus had popped loose. It was still a good deal, but it needed work. After a little restoration I planned on putting it in my record ca...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:04:14 PST
Bungie Bass http://www.instructables.com/id/Bungie-Bass/
Bungie Bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SMALL.jpg sensatroniclab We are Sensatronic Lab, here again with a simple yet amazing design of a DIY accessible instrument you can build and adapt. We design instruments with and for young people with multiple barriers to musical engagement. In the case of the bungie bass, it is a fantastic sensory tool combining both soun...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 05:25:32 PST
Rustic Resonance - the 360 Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Resonance-the-360-Speaker-System/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:06:22 PST
Neon Notes || A Simple Arduino Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Notes-a-Simple-Arduino-Instrument/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:20:44 PST
The Arduino of Funk - a Student Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-of-Funk-a-Student-Project/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:40:44 PST
Backpack Speaker Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Speaker-Hack/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:22:08 PST
Automated MIDI Xylophone http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-MIDI-Xylophone/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:04:12 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Boombox-Repurpose-Your-Old-Hi-Fi/
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SMALL.jpg diggoryrush For this project I will be making a bluetooth speaker using secondhand bookshelf speakers. I will go through the design process and all the different stages of construction, this will be a comprehensive guide to building a your very own Hi-Fi quality boombox. You will need:- A pair of bookshelf spe...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:26:39 PDT