Instructables: exploring - technology - nano http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:44:35 PST BLOX v1.01 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/
Arduino 101 Fundamentals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KII5/IK2X980C/FQ6KII5IK2X980C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KII5/IK2X980C/FQ6KII5IK2X980C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KII5/IK2X980C/FQ6KII5IK2X980C.SMALL.jpg eliesalame The purpose of this instructable is to introduce the sketch writing fundamentals to all new comers to the Arduino world. It is meant to be a beginners guide that includes detailed explanation about the basic statements and functions. Most of the sketches I use are taken from the Arduino IDE for th...
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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/
IOT Ambilight Speakers (with BLYNK) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/VZ39/IJQ26S89/F7BVZ39IJQ26S89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/VZ39/IJQ26S89/F7BVZ39IJQ26S89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/VZ39/IJQ26S89/F7BVZ39IJQ26S89.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel The 'Internet of Things' Ambilight speakers is a set of speakers designed to be controlled over the internet (hence the term IOT). They can light up any color you want and can be controlled from any device able to run a program called " Blynk" Which is available for IOS and Android. It is made fro...
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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...
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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
Magic Wand POV Message Display using Bluetooth Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Wand-POV-Message-Display-using-Bluetooth-Mod/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 04:10:40 PDT
MINECRAFT Arduino Nano Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/MINECRAFT-Arduino-Nano-Night-Light/
MINECRAFT Arduino Nano Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/V9KV/ID5S7CR0/F8BV9KVID5S7CR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/V9KV/ID5S7CR0/F8BV9KVID5S7CR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/V9KV/ID5S7CR0/F8BV9KVID5S7CR0.SMALL.jpg SMART MakerSpace We love MINECRAFT and we love Arduino, so we decided to combine the two! Along with a recycled tennis ball canister, a peanut butter jar, Arduino Nano, and a few everyday components and created a light sensitive night light with a MINECRAFT themed shade made of vellum paper.There are a myriad of w...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 09:03:41 PDT
How to make a simple security system (startup) http://www.instructables.com/id/Gearbest-Review-Arduino-Nano-Reed-Switch-RF-Transm/
How to make a simple security system (startup) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/5GGC/ICICTMQ5/FQL5GGCICICTMQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/5GGC/ICICTMQ5/FQL5GGCICICTMQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/5GGC/ICICTMQ5/FQL5GGCICICTMQ5.SMALL.jpg jordantallent This is an Instructable to show you how to add some simple sensory to your house or apartment. I call this "security" because you should not rely on a system that has not been thoroughly tested and attacked. This is more of an information system, to give you status of doors and windows and keep a ...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 21:45:34 PDT
Micro Robot (5cm cube) http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Robot-5cm-cube/
Micro Robot (5cm cube) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/3IBU/IC8X7Y03/F333IBUIC8X7Y03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/3IBU/IC8X7Y03/F333IBUIC8X7Y03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F33/3IBU/IC8X7Y03/F333IBUIC8X7Y03.SMALL.jpg sdfgeoff For a bit of a challenge I decided to make a small robot using off-the-shelf parts. The goals were to: Fit within a 5cm cube Be able to locate and move small objects (such as marbles and dice) Be able to return with the objects to the starting position. Be cheap to makeAnd thus began a week of ...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:28:16 PDT
Fast & Easy Simon game http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Easy-Simon/
Fast & Easy Simon game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/UIRW/IC0VDOBT/FP9UIRWIC0VDOBT.SMALL.jpg RonM9 NO Jumpers! NO Wires! NO Soldering! NO Breadboard!Thinking outside the Box.So you want to show off your micro-controller in concert with some add-on peripheral models really quickly, before friends or relative are on their way...Put together this Fast&Easy version of a Simon "repeat after me" ga...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 19:09:16 PDT
Arduino Automated Tea Dunker http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automated-Tea-Dunker/
Arduino Automated Tea Dunker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SMALL.jpg AidanM4 Project Objective:Automate the process of dunking a teabag in a cup of hot water using the Arduino Nano. Project Materials:Arduino Nano,This cheap 3rd party Arduino can be programmed with a windows machine. It will need sketchy Chinese drives in order to flash programs from a mac - $2.89Ultrasonic ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:56:21 PDT
Coffee Maker Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Maker-Automation/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 21:00:09 PDT
Play a Game with a bare Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-a-Game-with-a-bare-Arduino/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 15:02:29 PDT
Arduino Nano ATmega238P/CH340G v3.0 PCB layout http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-ATmega238PCH340G-v30-PCB-layout/
Arduino Nano ATmega238P/CH340G v3.0 PCB layout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert These are my notes about the Nano ATmega238P/CH340G that is popular on eBay. The CG340G chip replaces the FTDI USB chip used on the officially-released and documented Arduino Nano. This design is different from the official Nano schematic, and I have not found a schematic for this CH340G version ...
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 07:53:13 PDT
Automatic fish feeder with light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-fish-feeder-with-light/
Automatic fish feeder with light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/N63M/IADH7Y8W/F9PN63MIADH7Y8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/N63M/IADH7Y8W/F9PN63MIADH7Y8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/N63M/IADH7Y8W/F9PN63MIADH7Y8W.SMALL.jpg marijn.couckuytdegreef As a student I wanted something to flourish up my room. A small fish tank seemed perfect. But since I'm always away for the weekend or even longer periods during summer holidays, I wouldn't be able to feed the fish, and they probably won't like that so much. So I had to come up with a solution. When...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 09:19:19 PDT
Assembling an Arduino Nano / LCD Projects Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembling-an-Arduino-Nano-LCD-Projects-Platform/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 23:04:41 PDT
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached http://www.instructables.com/id/Wave-your-hand-to-control-OWI-Robotic-Arm-no-strin/
Wave your hand to control OWI Robotic Arm... no strings attached - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/O43A/I9OSVVDJ/F45O43AI9OSVVDJ.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko THE IDEA:There are at least 4 other projects on Instructables.com (as of May 13, 2015) around modifying or controlling OWI Robotic Arm. Not surprisingly, since it is such a great and inexpensive robotic kit to play with. This project is similar in spirit (i.e, control the Robotic Arm with Arduino), ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 11:45:20 PDT
Arduino and Virtual Room using MPU-9150 MARG http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Virtual-Room-using-MPU-9150-MARG/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 06:00:52 PDT
Arduino Nano CH340 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-CH340/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 11:33:20 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
ABCUR - Arduino Based Computer Usage Regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/ABCUR-Arduino-Based-Computer-Usage-Regulator/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:52:21 PDT
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Bone-Conduction-Speaker/
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SMALL.jpg BruceE3 After I had purchased my new iPod, I soon realized that it was incapable of creating its own sound. Thus, I decided to create a speaker that was small and light, but still had good audio quality. In the process of researching what type of speaker I should use, I came across a concept called bone c...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:15:33 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Arduino Two Player Reaction Timer Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Two-Player-Reaction-Timer-Game/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:23:58 PDT
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-based-Hexbug-Scarab-Robotic-Spider/
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko The Idea:To build a programmable robotic spider based on Hexbug Scarab, equipped with the following sensor suite:[video]Ultrasonic distance sensor Infrared obstacle sensors/equipmentGyroscope Accelerometer Laser pointerThe robot should be able to do a lot of things. Among them: ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:54:07 PDT
How to control DC motors using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-DC-motors-using-Arduino/
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 21:18:14 PDT
Nixie PC Meter/Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-PC-MeterMonitor/
Nixie PC Meter/Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2SJ6/I78VL31W/FES2SJ6I78VL31W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2SJ6/I78VL31W/FES2SJ6I78VL31W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/2SJ6/I78VL31W/FES2SJ6I78VL31W.SMALL.jpg mnedix I have always liked the idea of steampunk; I like the old look of gadgets and devices. I recently "discovered" the Nixie tubes and, on my opinion, they go hand in hand with steampunk. So I've decided to take it slow and start with an easy schematic - Nixie PC meter (or monitor). The concept is simpl...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 13:28:14 PDT
PONG con Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/PONG-con-Arduino/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 19:54:00 PST
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SMALL.jpg bergerab One huge issue in the world of digital music production is keeping that analog warmth (that resonated from reel-to-reel systems and tubes) in modern day digital music. Many swear that analog systems have a sound that can never be replicated by bits, and hope is lost for digital music to match that a...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
Nano Photovore BEAM robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Photovore-BEAM-robot/
Nano Photovore BEAM robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/Z18S/I6EXJPE1/FGDZ18SI6EXJPE1.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean I've been on a mission for years to shrink down the Solarbotics photovore circuit as small as I can. Finding a SMT 1381 voltage trigger equivalent has been the hardest part, but this week I finally found the magical TC54!I tested it in a solar engine, it worked perfect and finally finished my robot!...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:31:28 PST