Instructables: exploring - technology - nano http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 May 2016 03:01:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bluetooth PS2 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-PS2-Controller/
Bluetooth PS2 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/7XPZ/INKG7ACZ/F407XPZINKG7ACZ.SMALL.jpg EvanKale The original PlayStation 2 controller is still a solid and well-built controller by today's standards. Better yet, they can be had nowadays for a fraction of the cost of a controller with the same quality.Today we're bringing this 15-year-old controller back from the dead and turning it into a Bluet...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:14:19 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Receiver-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01-Ar/
How to Hack RC Car Receiver Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part 2 Rx+Servo+ESC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/M25C/INI7ZKBL/FO6M25CINI7ZKBL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This is the continued instruction of "How to Hack RC Car Transmitter via 2.4 GHz nRF24L01 Arduino part1 Tx"The prerequisite instruction have introduced how to hack RC car Transmitter by using nRF24L01 module for Arduino Nano.In this session we will build 2.4 GHz. receiver installed on a RC prototype...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:05:22 PDT
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-RC-Car-Transmitter-Via-24-GHz-NRF24L01/
How to Hack RC Car Transmitter Via 2.4 GHz NRF24L01 Arduino Part1 Tx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/GLAH/INI7WPYL/FSCGLAHINI7WPYL.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 This instruction will advice you to hack 3-Channel RC transmitter(Tx).The standard remote control of RC car and boat today.The standard Gas or Electric RC cars are directional controlled by an electric servo that moving mechanical front steering wheel Left/Right.The servo have two main type-analog a...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:57:31 PDT
Small footprint Arduino Nano with USB charging circuit (Li Ion or LIPO) that can turn itself off (soft latch power) http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Format-Arduino-Nano-With-USB-Charging-Circui/
Small footprint Arduino Nano with USB charging circuit (Li Ion or LIPO) that can turn itself off (soft latch power) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/NBOA/INI7SVDW/FR2NBOAINI7SVDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/NBOA/INI7SVDW/FR2NBOAINI7SVDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/NBOA/INI7SVDW/FR2NBOAINI7SVDW.SMALL.jpg gmhoovler When I started my first Arduino project, I realized that I needed to use a small-format Arduino so that I could enclose it in my device. Being new to Arduino, I didn't realize all the challenges that I would have with battery management!After weeks of trial-and-error, reading a number of 'Ibles and ...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:53:35 PDT
Arduino nano segway http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Segway/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 01:36:56 PDT
Arduino Nano with DHT11, RTC DS1307 and LCD 16x2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-With-DHT11-RTC-DS1307-and-LCD-16x2/
Arduino Nano with DHT11, RTC DS1307 and LCD 16x2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/NEI1/IN4VWJZW/FN0NEI1IN4VWJZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/NEI1/IN4VWJZW/FN0NEI1IN4VWJZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/NEI1/IN4VWJZW/FN0NEI1IN4VWJZW.SMALL.jpg vmusica Hi. This is my first Instructable, so I hope it will be OK.This is my Arduino Nano project with LCD with I2C board, RTC DS1307 and DHT11 sensor.For this project I used Arduino Nano, RTC DS1307 clock board, DHT11 sensor board, 16x2 LCD, LCD serial board (not yet soldered to LCD), one mini breadboard,...
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 19:25:31 PDT
2x16 Display http://www.instructables.com/id/2x16-Display/
2x16 Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/8M3C/IN0EQNNT/FOH8M3CIN0EQNNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/8M3C/IN0EQNNT/FOH8M3CIN0EQNNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/8M3C/IN0EQNNT/FOH8M3CIN0EQNNT.SMALL.jpg paulware For the sumobots course ...In this instructable we are going to control a 2 row display using our nano.These units are found for $4.80 here.This display uses I2C protocol. The 4 wires that are used to connect and power are: GND, VCC (5V), SDA (A4 on nano) and SCL (A5 on the nano). Connect to Nano...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 10:07:41 PDT
MIDI Controller with Keyboards http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-Controller-With-Keyboards/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:46:19 PDT
Arduino Nunchuk Integration http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nunchuk-Integration/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:32:06 PDT
Servo Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Tester/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 07:09:51 PDT
Bump Sensor for Sumo Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bump-Sensor-for-Sumo-Robot/
Bump Sensor for Sumo Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/AE1E/IMP633ON/FTEAE1EIMP633ON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/AE1E/IMP633ON/FTEAE1EIMP633ON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/AE1E/IMP633ON/FTEAE1EIMP633ON.SMALL.jpg paulware For sumobots course...Now that we can transmit and receive an IR pulse. We will make the robot "freeze" until a person on our team gives us a "bump". So we need a way to detect this "bump". I have used paperclips, but you could also use a momentary depress switch. To do this task we will need to...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 20:53:48 PDT
Avoidance Robot Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Avoidance-Robot-Arduino/
Avoidance Robot Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/DTC5/IMNOGRMM/F8FDTC5IMNOGRMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/DTC5/IMNOGRMM/F8FDTC5IMNOGRMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/DTC5/IMNOGRMM/F8FDTC5IMNOGRMM.SMALL.jpg nipon4666 In the market of robot,there are plenty of smart avoidance robot kit for sale,but I don't like to buy finished kit, to develop old rc car toys in storage box is more challenge.Building an avoidance robot by using its chassis.Installing mini controller and ultrasonic distance sensor module.Driving du...
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Tue, 5 Apr 2016 12:27:37 PDT
Arduino nano with Terminal connectors! http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Way-to-Use-Arduino-Nano/
Arduino nano with Terminal connectors! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/UW5I/IMM90WGS/F31UW5IIMM90WGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/UW5I/IMM90WGS/F31UW5IIMM90WGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/UW5I/IMM90WGS/F31UW5IIMM90WGS.SMALL.jpg AXR AMAR Are you tired by connecting arduino with jumpers !! Here is how to make Arduino with Terminal connectors. Components Required *Copper clad board*Ferrous chloride *drill bits .8mm*drill gun *CD marker Make A track from arduino to Terminal connectors using CD marker on Copper clad board ! Use sc...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 11:26:05 PDT
Rehab Gurney for the Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehab-Gurney-for-the-Nano/
Rehab Gurney for the Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/BEA0/IMRYS9T0/F64BEA0IMRYS9T0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/BEA0/IMRYS9T0/F64BEA0IMRYS9T0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/BEA0/IMRYS9T0/F64BEA0IMRYS9T0.SMALL.jpg TrewRoad IntroductionThis Instructable is a cautionary tale and the steps taken to salvage inoffensive hardware from clumsy handling.While hurrying to complete a sensor project, the sudden failure of an Arduino Nano was shrugged off as unfortunate and inconvenient. The failure of a second Nano some days late...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:28:23 PDT
Modular Arduino Power Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Arduino-Power-Cube/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:56:20 PDT
Arduino + nRF24L01: Simple bidirectional wireless communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-NRF24L01-Simple-Bidirectional-Wireless-Com/
Arduino + nRF24L01: Simple bidirectional wireless communication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/YU80/IMC8YVL3/F6YYU80IMC8YVL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/YU80/IMC8YVL3/F6YYU80IMC8YVL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/YU80/IMC8YVL3/F6YYU80IMC8YVL3.SMALL.jpg DanielK82 With this project I wanted to establish bidirectional communication between two circuits. To do so, I used the nRF24L01, which is ultra low power transciever that operates at about 2,4 GHz.The circuits are very simple and will only do two thigs: turn on a green LED when the circuit is sending a mes...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 12:52:24 PDT
Arduino pro mini HC-06 Bluetooth And Android App http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pro-Mini-Ve-HC-06-Bluetooth-and-Android-Ap/
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 04:11:50 PDT
DIY Arduino Battery Spot Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-Battery-Spot-Welder/
DIY Arduino Battery Spot Welder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/579B/IL2C9CSU/FEJ579BIL2C9CSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/579B/IL2C9CSU/FEJ579BIL2C9CSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/579B/IL2C9CSU/FEJ579BIL2C9CSU.SMALL.jpg KaeptnBalu An Arduino Nano based Spot Welder for battery welding This Spot Welder can be used to weld 18650 batteries. It needs a 7-12V power source (12V recommended) and uses a 12V car battery as welding current supply. Typically one 45Ah battery delivers enough current to get good welds with 0.15mm nicke...
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 19:07:36 PST
Program Arduino Nano via Uno with ICSP http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-Arduino-Nano-Via-Uno/
Program Arduino Nano via Uno with ICSP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/CJJA/IL2C44I9/FKKCJJAIL2C44I9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/CJJA/IL2C44I9/FKKCJJAIL2C44I9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/CJJA/IL2C44I9/FKKCJJAIL2C44I9.SMALL.jpg Gautam1807 Hello Friends,In this instructable, i have shown that how can you program Nano via Uno.As you can see in above image, my Arduino Nano's USB female pin is broken.So i have to find way to upload sketch to it some way.One day i was Google-ing, i have read somewhere that a Arduino board can be programme...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 11:56:29 PST
Raspberry Pi Beekeeping Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Beekeeping-Server/
Raspberry Pi Beekeeping Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/VRR2/IKWVDCCG/FF7VRR2IKWVDCCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/VRR2/IKWVDCCG/FF7VRR2IKWVDCCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/VRR2/IKWVDCCG/FF7VRR2IKWVDCCG.SMALL.jpg pvalyk Beekeeping (or apiculture, from Latin: apis "bee") is the maintenance of honey bee colonies, commonly in hives, by humans. A beekeeper (or apiarist) keeps bees in order to collect their honey and other products that the hive produces (including beeswax, propolis, pollen, and royal jelly), to poll...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:56:12 PST
The World's Smallest 4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Worlds-Smallest-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 13:47:23 PST
Sweep servo motor with Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweep-Servo-Motor-With-Arduino-Nano/
Sweep servo motor with Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/FC6J/IKRNS6T4/F75FC6JIKRNS6T4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/FC6J/IKRNS6T4/F75FC6JIKRNS6T4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/FC6J/IKRNS6T4/F75FC6JIKRNS6T4.SMALL.jpg Gautam1807 Hello friends.In this instructable, i have shown how to sweep a servo motor with Arduino Nano.Generally servo motor is used where is low speed but with a high torque is needed. this work can be done by a geared motor too.But servo motors are different from geared motors, servo motors can read it pos...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 10:17:54 PST
Blinking LED with Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinking-LED-With-Arduino-Nano/
Blinking LED with Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/1W3B/IKVI2JHJ/FKC1W3BIKVI2JHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/1W3B/IKVI2JHJ/FKC1W3BIKVI2JHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/1W3B/IKVI2JHJ/FKC1W3BIKVI2JHJ.SMALL.jpg Gautam1807 Hello friends,Seeing a blinking LED is so much fun, but when you make one like that by yourself then the fun is even more. ^_^So, let the fun begin,In this instructable, i have shown about how to blink an LED with Arduino Nano.Note : I didn't used resistor in this instructable before, but one of our...
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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 02:39:58 PST
smart hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Hand/
smart hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/78VW/IKRISPLK/FJE78VWIKRISPLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/78VW/IKRISPLK/FJE78VWIKRISPLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/78VW/IKRISPLK/FJE78VWIKRISPLK.SMALL.jpg MiguelN11 material:Madera de tarimapalo de escobaservomotoresarduino nanotornillos con tuercaacrílicohilo para pescarfuente de 5v 2Abarniz Funcionamiento el funcionamiento de la mano es controlado con un arduino nano el cual en sus entradas analógicas lee los valores de impedancia que son dadas por los se...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 18:12:13 PST
Arduino Nano with DHT sensor & OLED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-With-DHT-Sensor-OLED/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 19:16:40 PST
Rechargeable Battery Pack for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Battery-Pack-for-Arduino/
Rechargeable Battery Pack for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/82S1/IKLHUXPD/FCO82S1IKLHUXPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/82S1/IKLHUXPD/FCO82S1IKLHUXPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/82S1/IKLHUXPD/FCO82S1IKLHUXPD.SMALL.jpg lagsilva Hello, all !!You have worked a lot on a new prototype with Arduino and finally after finished it you want to show to your friends the fantastic and revolutionary idea (or not) of the product you have created !And about power source and portability ?The place you are going has an easy plug to charge ...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 14:01:22 PST
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-LED-Strip-Controller-With-LED-Amp-and-Arduin/
Small LED Strip Controller with LED Amp and Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/VI6W/IKEAMEQK/FTBVI6WIKEAMEQK.SMALL.jpg SólbjørnO A small LED strip controller made with a LED amplifier and an Arduino Nano. Perfect for making custom lighting patterns and/or control the led strip from your computer. It uses the Mosfet gates from the Amplifier to control the LED strip without putting a load on the Arduino. Because of the design o...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:07:01 PST
Arduino 101 Fundamentals http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-101-Fundamentals/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 10:05:17 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
Arduino inexpensive high quality time / smartphone detonator (or time controlled switch): The 2016 super noob friendly way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Inexpensive-High-Quality-Time-Smartphone-D/
Arduino inexpensive high quality time / smartphone detonator (or time controlled switch): The 2016 super noob friendly way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/4229/IJRFHCNR/FIM4229IJRFHCNR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/4229/IJRFHCNR/FIM4229IJRFHCNR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/4229/IJRFHCNR/FIM4229IJRFHCNR.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck This instructable is meant for anyone who wants to learn how to make a proper time or smartphone controlled detonator. I personally used this to fire my pyro on new years at exactly midnight. I will go through all the steps of making this work with different kinds of pyro. You will be albe to fire 1...
By: Ruben Marc Speybrouck

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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 16:41:05 PST
TFT Touch based UI with Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/TFT-Touch-Based-UI-With-Arduino-Nano/
TFT Touch based UI with Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XQQ2/IJQNXPN8/FMVXQQ2IJQNXPN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XQQ2/IJQNXPN8/FMVXQQ2IJQNXPN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/XQQ2/IJQNXPN8/FMVXQQ2IJQNXPN8.SMALL.jpg abhiV4 I,m very fond of TFT LCD display. So I decided to learn it. There was already library available for this work. But I found most of them was for different controllers. There was a guy on intructables who edited these libraries for spfd5408. But I faced some issues in them so I remodified it. And de...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 05:36:25 PST
Mains Hum Detector / Static Electricity Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Mains-Hum-Detector-Static-Electricity-Detector/
Mains Hum Detector / Static Electricity Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/PNR6/IJM06BH7/F80PNR6IJM06BH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/PNR6/IJM06BH7/F80PNR6IJM06BH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/PNR6/IJM06BH7/F80PNR6IJM06BH7.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics Welcome,This instructable is about a small and easy circuit which detects Mains Hum i.e you can detect where mains wires are located from outside of the wall.It also detects Static Electricity and also can be disguised as a Ghost Detector.So,Just follow the steps and you can build it in no time! E...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:59:23 PST
Control an arduino project through a customisable android / Iphone app with Blynk and Wemos D1: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-2016-SUPER-NOOB-FRIENDLY-WAY-Control-an-Arduin/
Control an arduino project through a customisable android / Iphone app with Blynk and Wemos D1: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/3RRA/IJIZ6ZXP/FJA3RRAIJIZ6ZXP.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck The aim of this instructable is to teach you how to create wifi connected arduino projects the simplest and fastest way possible. If you want to make an arduino project that you can control from your smartphone and that only costed 4 eurs in hardware, then this project is for you! Do not rely on old...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:17:47 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
How to control LEDs using a remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-LEDs-Using-a-Remote-Control/
How to control LEDs using a remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/9KLE/IIYZ15PM/FXZ9KLEIIYZ15PM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/9KLE/IIYZ15PM/FXZ9KLEIIYZ15PM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/9KLE/IIYZ15PM/FXZ9KLEIIYZ15PM.SMALL.jpg eliesalame In an earlier instructable I demonstrated how to get the HEX codes for the remote control buttons. Here is the link:http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Capture-Rem...Now that we have the codes, we can use them to control what ever we wish, in this instructable I will show you how to turn on and ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 04:02:33 PST
Scanner Rgb Led Lamp Pwm Controlled by Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/Scanner-Rgb-Led-Lamp-Pwm-Controlled-by-Arduino-Nan/
Scanner Rgb Led Lamp Pwm Controlled by Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/Z5V5/IIXJO6DF/FH8Z5V5IIXJO6DF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/Z5V5/IIXJO6DF/FH8Z5V5IIXJO6DF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/Z5V5/IIXJO6DF/FH8Z5V5IIXJO6DF.SMALL.jpg BGprojectz Recycled scanner rgb led lamp pwm controlled by Arduino Nano Final result This is what you get if you follow this instructable. Find a printer Look for a broken hp all in one printer. (Other brands can also have the parts, but I used hp)Try to find a relatively new model. The older ones somet...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 05:29:45 PST
How to capture remote control codes using an Arduino and an IRreceiver http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Capture-Remote-Control-Codes-Using-an-Ardui/
How to capture remote control codes using an Arduino and an IRreceiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/QLF9/IIXJJ68N/FMDQLF9IIXJJ68N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/QLF9/IIXJJ68N/FMDQLF9IIXJJ68N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/QLF9/IIXJJ68N/FMDQLF9IIXJJ68N.SMALL.jpg eliesalame In this instructable I will show you how to write a small code to capture the remote control codes in Hexadecimal and decimal values.We will do this using the serial monitor that is embedded in the Arduino IDE.This will introduce you to a library called IRremote.h and few commands like enableIRIn(),...
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 14:03:02 PST
How to Upload Sketches to an Arduino With a Broken Usb Port / Chip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upload-Sketches-to-an-Arduino-With-a-Broken/
How to Upload Sketches to an Arduino With a Broken Usb Port / Chip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/69DU/IINHDR8Q/FB569DUIINHDR8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/69DU/IINHDR8Q/FB569DUIINHDR8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/69DU/IINHDR8Q/FB569DUIINHDR8Q.SMALL.jpg Joram_ Welcome to my very first instructable :)Some time ago, I had a sensor connected to my Arduino Nano but the sensor didn't work, so I decided to get my multimeter to check the connections. I put one end on the 5V pin on the sensor and the other one on the ground pin, but some threw something on the ta...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:04:14 PST
K/\STEROID Game for Mini/Micro/Nano Drones http://www.instructables.com/id/KSTEROID-GAme-for-Minimicronano-Drones/
K/\STEROID Game for Mini/Micro/Nano Drones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/OO16/II4UF07Z/FX9OO16II4UF07Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/OO16/II4UF07Z/FX9OO16II4UF07Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/OO16/II4UF07Z/FX9OO16II4UF07Z.SMALL.jpg RC Lover san ***Warning: the video above contains flashing lights.*** ***Warning: this is a slightly complicated project that requires a bit of electrical engineering skills.***This Instructable has been submitted to the "Sci-Fi" contest. If you like it, I'd really appreciate your votes.I wanted to create a prop...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 08:34:43 PST
How to Display Temperature and Humidity Using an Arduino and a DHT11 Humidity Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Display-Temperature-and-Humidity-Using-an-A/
How to Display Temperature and Humidity Using an Arduino and a DHT11 Humidity Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A9H6/II3JAXSE/FDLA9H6II3JAXSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A9H6/II3JAXSE/FDLA9H6II3JAXSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/A9H6/II3JAXSE/FDLA9H6II3JAXSE.SMALL.jpg eliesalame I made few instructables showing how to read temperature using a temperature sensor.Now I have discovered the DHT11 which does the same job plus displays humidity level as well. Also reading temperature from a DHT11 is much easier, all the hard work is done by the library. Here is what you need f...
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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 22:49:16 PST
Fake TV Security Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-TV-Security-Light/
Fake TV Security Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/BGG3/IHM9R5KZ/FLCBGG3IHM9R5KZ.SMALL.jpg RonM9 Fast & Easy Fake-TV Light module built for under $5; with enhanced features. With the use of this device you can go for holidays or on vacation leaving your home with a lived in appearance and thus an added layer of security. "I'm up and I am a night owl ... or perhaps asleep on the coach in front ...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 01:50:36 PST
GLOWPad - an RGB Light Up Mouse Pad. http://www.instructables.com/id/GLOWPad-an-RGB-Glowing-Mouse-Pad/
GLOWPad - an RGB Light Up Mouse Pad. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/FFZ0/IJEKKDF6/F1GFFZ0IJEKKDF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/FFZ0/IJEKKDF6/F1GFFZ0IJEKKDF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/FFZ0/IJEKKDF6/F1GFFZ0IJEKKDF6.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel GLOWPadThe GLOWPAD is an RGB Backlight Mousepad that can be any color you can imagine!The design takes advantage of the fact that sanded acrylic diffuses light, this allows an even spread of light around a perimeter with only 1 LED. It uses 1 LED and an Arduino Nano to power it and change the colors...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 13:10:36 PST
Program ANY Arduino board when USB chip breaks/corrupts.. The easy way!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-ANY-Arduino-board-when-USB-chip-breakscorr/
Program ANY Arduino board when USB chip breaks/corrupts.. The easy way!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/RP0Z/IGGYDS6U/FQKRP0ZIGGYDS6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/RP0Z/IGGYDS6U/FQKRP0ZIGGYDS6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/RP0Z/IGGYDS6U/FQKRP0ZIGGYDS6U.SMALL.jpg rinksrides After accidentally somehow back-feeding power from my triple wide breadboard powered by an old ATX power supply, my 2012 Arduino MEGA2560ADK could no longer be programmed. Tried everything from FLIP trying to reprogram the atmega8u2 via FLIP and the USB, to trying to use a YUN (basically an UNO) to ...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 20:21:40 PST
R2M8N Game for Micro/Nano/Mini Quadcopters Drones http://www.instructables.com/id/R2M8N-Play-set-for-MicroNanoMini-Quadcopters/
R2M8N Game for Micro/Nano/Mini Quadcopters Drones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/AAFK/IGM5MAQE/F40AAFKIGM5MAQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/AAFK/IGM5MAQE/F40AAFKIGM5MAQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/AAFK/IGM5MAQE/F40AAFKIGM5MAQE.SMALL.jpg RC Lover san Are you bored of spinning your quadcopter around the room, landing on the most inappropriate objects?In this tutorial I'll explain how to make a cool play set for micro/nano/mini drones using an Arduino Uno.Any constructive comment about how to improve this playset, would be greatly appreciated!For ...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 17:22:03 PST
Arduino Graph Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Graph-Tutorial/
Arduino Graph Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/HAPN/IG2JO8ET/FFIHAPNIG2JO8ET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/HAPN/IG2JO8ET/FFIHAPNIG2JO8ET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/HAPN/IG2JO8ET/FFIHAPNIG2JO8ET.SMALL.jpg Tisila This tutorial was made to help you read analog values from the arduino in a graph.Sometimes, for better understanding of what the Arduino is reading, a graph could really help ease the process.Whilst programming Arduino boards, it was handy to be able to see the results in a graph. Although there ar...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:22:44 PDT
Intel Edison Sun Station (UV and Temp) With Python #IntelMakerMx http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Sun-Station-UV-and-Temp-With-Python/
Intel Edison Sun Station (UV and Temp) With Python #IntelMakerMx - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/AF2I/IG2LWJBA/FDCAF2IIG2LWJBA.SMALL.jpg AlexisJ2 We are gonna use our Intel Edison with an Arduino shield and a grove shield to connect as many sensors as you want.GitHub : https://github.com/Kurtz1993/iot-roadshow Communicate with our Edison through a Serial COM First, let’s communicate with our Edison through a Serial COM. Install correct dri...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2015 20:00:37 PDT
Arduino weather station with RF433 MHz modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-weather-station-with-RF433-MHz-modules/
Arduino weather station with RF433 MHz modules - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Y82I/IFD6N2O2/FSFY82IIFD6N2O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Y82I/IFD6N2O2/FSFY82IIFD6N2O2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/Y82I/IFD6N2O2/FSFY82IIFD6N2O2.SMALL.jpg eliesalame In this project I will show you how make two Arduinos talk to each other using RF frequency (wireless)In the past I published four instructables that lead to this one :The first two are about connecting a serial LCD with I2C to an Arduino UNO and a NANO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect...
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 15:33:06 PDT
How to connect a serial LCD with an Arduino Nano http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-a-serial-LCD-with-an-Arduino-Nano/
How to connect a serial LCD with an Arduino Nano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/ZHCK/IFD6L9JU/FGTZHCKIFD6L9JU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/ZHCK/IFD6L9JU/FGTZHCKIFD6L9JU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/ZHCK/IFD6L9JU/FGTZHCKIFD6L9JU.SMALL.jpg eliesalame In a earlier instructable I demonstrated how to connect the serial LCD to an Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/you?show=PUBLISHEDYesterday I wanted to use two Arduinos for an RF project and realized that I don't know how to use the serial LCD with the Arduino Nano. So with a bit of research...
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 03:07:51 PDT
HV Rescue Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/HV-Rescue-Simple/
HV Rescue Simple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HK94/IESTPH6U/F8VHK94IESTPH6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HK94/IESTPH6U/F8VHK94IESTPH6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HK94/IESTPH6U/F8VHK94IESTPH6U.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert High voltage programming of ATmega328P and other Atmel chips on a breadboardThis procedure shows how to set up an Arduino as a high voltage programmer using a very small number of components: transistor, small inexpensive 12V battery, a paper clip, three resistors, LED, and assorted wire and breadb...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 20:07:43 PDT
Arduino Nano Breadboard Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-Breadboard-Adapter/
Arduino Nano Breadboard Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/H7P3/IDZSIVXS/FVDH7P3IDZSIVXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/H7P3/IDZSIVXS/FVDH7P3IDZSIVXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/H7P3/IDZSIVXS/FVDH7P3IDZSIVXS.SMALL.jpg Chandler76 Having tried out some tutorials for the nano with it plugged into the breadboard I found it wasn't a great use of the limited space especially if only using a few of the nano's pins with the circuit. So I cut up an old piece of strip board soldered on some headers and made an adapter to keep my nano...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:25:58 PDT