Instructables: exploring - technology - night light http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 22:28:16 PST BLOX v1.01 Automatic street Light using ldr http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Street-Light-Using-Ldr/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:48:19 PST
Ghost Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-Lamp/
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Sun, 30 Oct 2016 14:08:55 PDT
Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Light-5/
Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/OIQ9/IU7GW11N/F4COIQ9IU7GW11N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/OIQ9/IU7GW11N/F4COIQ9IU7GW11N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/OIQ9/IU7GW11N/F4COIQ9IU7GW11N.SMALL.jpg ExtremeSam Do you need a colorful night light, or just a simple weekend project to pass the time? Then this instructable is for you. This project is fun to build for all ages. It's a simple but very cool design in the end.All you need to build your own night light is:Arduino (1)RGB LED (1)Three resistors (220 ...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:11:26 PDT
Blooming Marvelous Flower Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Blooming-Marvelous-Flower-Lamp/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:35:25 PDT
Watery LED Night Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Watery-LED-Night-Lights/
Watery LED Night Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/7EES/ITQI5N85/FBQ7EESITQI5N85.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/7EES/ITQI5N85/FBQ7EESITQI5N85.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/7EES/ITQI5N85/FBQ7EESITQI5N85.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Night light oh Night light, an object that illuminate a room. Now, i will made LED Night Light from trash. The special of this LED night light is the inside contains water, its look like Lava lamp. This Night light suitable for use in your bedroom, also this can use for Halloween Property!. No more...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 04:24:00 PDT
DIY Minion Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Minion-Night-Light/
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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:23:31 PDT
How to Hack a Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-a-Night-Light/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 19:31:36 PDT
How to Convert an Outdoor Solar Light to an Inside Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-an-Outdoor-Solar-Light-to-an-Inside/
How to Convert an Outdoor Solar Light to an Inside Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/T6ER/IST7JN1J/FAAT6ERIST7JN1J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/T6ER/IST7JN1J/FAAT6ERIST7JN1J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/T6ER/IST7JN1J/FAAT6ERIST7JN1J.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear Garden Solar lights have been with us for some years now and many must have wondered if these could be made to operate indoors and used for nightlight duty. The mechanical structure of these items has not hitherto been conducive to such use and the light levels inside a dwelling are usually far too...
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Thu, 8 Sep 2016 03:32:17 PDT
Shake Activated Water Bottle Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Shake-Activated-Water-Bottle-Night-Light/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 19:20:24 PDT
Joule Thief With Ultra Simple Control of Light Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-With-Ultra-Simple-Control-of-Light-Out/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:10:32 PDT
Color Changing Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Night-Light-1/
Color Changing Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/D4BM/IRXTI1DK/F4HD4BMIRXTI1DK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/D4BM/IRXTI1DK/F4HD4BMIRXTI1DK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/D4BM/IRXTI1DK/F4HD4BMIRXTI1DK.SMALL.jpg geocacher2 This project will help you create a night light that changes colors slowly.... smoothly drifting from one color to the next. The electronics will be built from a tiny arduino based circuit board. I selected a tiny digispark from digistump (or a clone is fine). You can glue any sort of seashell or co...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 19:49:55 PDT
Simple Analog Fade-in, Hold, Fade-out Circuit (used Here for Night Light) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Analog-Fade-in-Hold-Fade-out-Circuit-used-H/
Simple Analog Fade-in, Hold, Fade-out Circuit (used Here for Night Light) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/4MZU/IRKFQS3M/FBW4MZUIRKFQS3M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/4MZU/IRKFQS3M/FBW4MZUIRKFQS3M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/4MZU/IRKFQS3M/FBW4MZUIRKFQS3M.SMALL.jpg mquez After suffering one too many stubbed toes when stepping out of bed at night I decided to install a night light in our room. However I wanted the light to turn on and off automatically and not be on throughout the night. Connecting the light to a motion sensor serves the purpose, but the motion detec...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 12:22:32 PDT
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Solar-Arc-Reactor/
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Fri, 27 May 2016 02:23:57 PDT
Micro Light Detecting Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Light-Detecting-Circuit/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 00:54:00 PDT
Millennium Falcon Bedside Lamp / Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Millennium-Falcon-Bedside-Lamp-Night-Light/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 12:06:36 PDT
Color Changing Mushroom Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-Touch-Sensor-Mushroom-Night-Light-Ardui/
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 09:47:22 PDT
Night Light Evolved http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Light-Evolved/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:54:17 PST
AUTOMATIC SOLAR POWERED NIGHT LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/AUTOMATIC-SOLAR-POWERED-NIGHT-LIGHT/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 09:25:06 PST
Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light-4/
Automatic Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H3GR/IKFRVDZ8/F3AH3GRIKFRVDZ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H3GR/IKFRVDZ8/F3AH3GRIKFRVDZ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/H3GR/IKFRVDZ8/F3AH3GRIKFRVDZ8.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS Automatic Night Light . A slight detector,mostly used for home or Garden like street lighting lamps, but without any Controller Switch Using Relays etc...How to make a very simple circuit and very cheap method to build one. Responsible for lighting LED bulb. When it receives light and turns off aut...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:45:41 PST
Classic Atmel ATtiny85-20PU Stop Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Atmel-ATtiny85-20PU-Stop-Light/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 16:14:27 PST
LED Night Light DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Light-DIY/
LED Night Light DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/5S9W/IK5S04VL/FFX5S9WIK5S04VL.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS How to make a very simple circuit, AC 220v mains powered to turn on Super Bright LED for your home. . A simple LED driver circuit and very cheap method to build one. You don’t need any special skills to assemble this project Ok! I used an old mobile charger "plug in" to fix it. Ten minutes of free t...
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 14:42:39 PST
Programable Motion Sensing Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Programable-Motion-Sensing-Night-Light/
Programable Motion Sensing Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/CR7Y/IJ8UXA2B/FHUCR7YIJ8UXA2B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/CR7Y/IJ8UXA2B/FHUCR7YIJ8UXA2B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/CR7Y/IJ8UXA2B/FHUCR7YIJ8UXA2B.SMALL.jpg Dan Chen I always have trouble finding light switches during the middle of the night in the dark or entering a pitch black room when I get home. That is why I created this customized and programmable night light.For this custom design night light I want to have the following criteria Motion activated Ligh...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 12:47:10 PST
Animated Cloud Night Light W/ ATTiny http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Cloud-Night-Light-W-ATTiny/
Animated Cloud Night Light W/ ATTiny - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/DIQS/IJAEMDEV/FHTDIQSIJAEMDEV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/DIQS/IJAEMDEV/FHTDIQSIJAEMDEV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/DIQS/IJAEMDEV/FHTDIQSIJAEMDEV.SMALL.jpg james.heires This Instructable shows you how to make a nifty Arduino (ATTiny) powered animated night light. This design uses inexpensive LED strips in 3 separate circuits. The 'sun' LEDs stay on constantly, while the 2 'cloud' LEDs slowly fade up & down in a pseudo-random way.Materials needed: 9" x 12" X 1/4" wh...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 12:21:07 PST
LED Night Lamp in a Juice Carton http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Lamp-in-a-Juice-Carton/
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 06:47:19 PST
Night Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Kaleidoscope/
Night Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZ0K/II0K55L9/FJWUZ0KII0K55L9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZ0K/II0K55L9/FJWUZ0KII0K55L9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/UZ0K/II0K55L9/FJWUZ0KII0K55L9.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Science can take care of the monsters under your bed. Just turn the light on. Or infinite lights on with a night kaleidoscope!The Night Kaleidoscope is a take on the wonder around the ubiquitos infinity mirror in a way that's changeable, quick, cheap, and accessible for lots of friends, family, or s...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 10:15:23 PST
Linkit One Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Automatic-Night-Light/
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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:25:48 PST
3D printed image- / night - light http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-image-night-light/
3D printed image- / night - light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3XGZ/IGZEO8MP/F6K3XGZIGZEO8MP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3XGZ/IGZEO8MP/F6K3XGZIGZEO8MP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/3XGZ/IGZEO8MP/F6K3XGZIGZEO8MP.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m I was asked by a friend to create something memorising his dog that recently passed away.My first thought was that it needed to be special and in this form unusual.The idea for an illuminated night / image light was born.What you need:3D printer or access to one.LED strip and controller, size and co...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:44:52 PST
USB LED Lamp-keyboard lamp,reading lamp... http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-LED-Lamp-keyboard-lampreading-lamp/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 13:24:48 PST
Acrylic write board with red LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-write-board-with-red-LEDs/
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 11:23:59 PDT
Liter of Light - FlipBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Liter-of-Light-FlipBot/
Liter of Light - FlipBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QTBU/IF3SSUMG/FEDQTBUIF3SSUMG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QTBU/IF3SSUMG/FEDQTBUIF3SSUMG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QTBU/IF3SSUMG/FEDQTBUIF3SSUMG.SMALL.jpg Pilzner Turns off when flipped over... And it's waterproof!Over 4000+ have been made at Maker Faires this year !! The FlipBot is an educational tool used by Liter of Light to teach kids and adults about simplicity of design, circuitry and how a little light can make make a huge difference to those who don't...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 16:01:14 PDT
generate electricity by walking http://www.instructables.com/id/generate-electricity-by-walking/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 08:33:11 PDT
LED light tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-light-tubes/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:26:57 PDT
1w portable led light http://www.instructables.com/id/1w-portable-led-light/
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By: terrible tinkerer

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 13:21:41 PDT
Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Light-1/
Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/PGJM/ID0PSPX2/FXDPGJMID0PSPX2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/PGJM/ID0PSPX2/FXDPGJMID0PSPX2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/PGJM/ID0PSPX2/FXDPGJMID0PSPX2.SMALL.jpg BhattaG Well, I am in a hurry, so this instructable would be short and very brief. I got bored of the same old bed lamp colour, so I decided to make a bed lamp whose color could be controlled by my smart phone. I guess this many of you have already made this one, but this is my version, so, please bear with...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 01:40:36 PDT
LED Night Light (Dark Sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Night-Light-Dark-Sensor/
LED Night Light (Dark Sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3J/ILAG/ICG296UF/F3JILAGICG296UF.SMALL.jpg vonPongrac Many children are afraid of darkness. I was one of them. For children to fall asleep more easily one can install so called night light into wall socket. Those have series disadvantage: you must remove night light if you want to use that socket. What if you could make small portable, battery powered ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 07:57:39 PDT
Under bed LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-bed-LED-lights/
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 08:51:15 PDT
Arduino Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nightlight/
Arduino Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/VP4S/IB0MU4VY/FL1VP4SIB0MU4VY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/VP4S/IB0MU4VY/FL1VP4SIB0MU4VY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/VP4S/IB0MU4VY/FL1VP4SIB0MU4VY.SMALL.jpg Lucalculus This Instructable is a simple Arduino-powered night light. This project is great for beginners with Arduino and is a good introduction to programming with analog circuits. Supplies For this project, only a few electronic components are needed. All of these components are easy to get a hold of and...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:52:13 PDT
Nighttime Planetarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Nighttime-Planetarium/
Nighttime Planetarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/SW0J/IANRJGBT/FQ0SW0JIANRJGBT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/SW0J/IANRJGBT/FQ0SW0JIANRJGBT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/SW0J/IANRJGBT/FQ0SW0JIANRJGBT.SMALL.jpg BenM19 I made this project right before my son was born, with the intention of creating a fun, comforting nightlight that had significance for him. The concept is pretty simple: A wooden box with an LED inside that projects light onto the ceiling through a dome with holes cut out in the pattern of stars in...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 10:30:27 PDT
LED Emergency Home Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Emergency-Home-Light/
LED Emergency Home Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SB2D/IAJI27TJ/FYXSB2DIAJI27TJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SB2D/IAJI27TJ/FYXSB2DIAJI27TJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/SB2D/IAJI27TJ/FYXSB2DIAJI27TJ.SMALL.jpg Jayesh Jayesh If you suffering with power cuts in the night,this will be the BEST instructable for you. Parts List * SPDT switch (slide switch)* 1W white led* 1.8 ohm resistor* single cell lithium ion battery Connection Make the connections as per the circuit diagram provided.Don't forget to attach suitable...
By: Jayesh Jayesh

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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 10:42:42 PDT
Tilt Shotgun Shell Night Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tilt-Shotgun-Shell-Night-Light/
Tilt Shotgun Shell Night Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/F7OG/I7MXXUWR/FR3F7OGI7MXXUWR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/F7OG/I7MXXUWR/FR3F7OGI7MXXUWR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/F7OG/I7MXXUWR/FR3F7OGI7MXXUWR.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg Build a really simple shotgun shell night light that turns on with a flip!WARNING!Do not try to do this with live ammunition! The shotgun shells used in this project were empty casings! Materials 1 paper shotgun shell 1 transparent plastic shotgun shell 1 tilt ball sensor/switch 2 bright white ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:50:39 PDT
Workshop for NJ MakerSpace 2015 - Constructing a Motion Sensor Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-for-NJ-MakerSpace-2015-Constructing-a-Mot/
Workshop for NJ MakerSpace 2015 - Constructing a Motion Sensor Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/RC59/I7AB1OZ5/FLIRC59I7AB1OZ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/RC59/I7AB1OZ5/FLIRC59I7AB1OZ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/RC59/I7AB1OZ5/FLIRC59I7AB1OZ5.SMALL.jpg gearsngenes March 21, 2015 is NJ's Maker Day.To celebrate and share knowledge, I am doing a workshop at Piscataway, NJ. Details: http://www.piscatawaylibrary.org/content/nj-makers...The image attached shows the full product. Next steps will show how to build it. NJMakerSpace2015 NightLight For constructing t...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15:18:36 PDT
Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Arc-Reactor/
Solar Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/FWSS/I7N634QT/FZKFWSSI7N634QT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/FWSS/I7N634QT/FZKFWSSI7N634QT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/FWSS/I7N634QT/FZKFWSSI7N634QT.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean The idea of Iron Man's infinite power Arc Reactor is awe-inspiring and led me to create the next best thing..a solar Arc Reactor night light! How it works The solar cell charges a lithium ion battery during the day and at night the LED Arc Reactor style ring switches on.The circuit uses a LDR esp...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:49:56 PST
Love Lamp - Motion and Darkness Detecting http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Lamp/
Love Lamp - Motion and Darkness Detecting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/ZQ1C/I5MD65A6/FDGZQ1CI5MD65A6.SMALL.jpg Volthaus Electronics Laboratory Place this near your favorite cuddle spot (works well in the bathroom, bedside, or anywhere you can use some gentle illumination) for instant soft light. Imagine bringing a loved one (or intended loved one) to your home and not having to make a spectacle or be obvious turning down the lights to set...
By: Volthaus Electronics Laboratory

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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 00:34:22 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
Micro dark activated switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JNRE/I7MX2K8H/F3OJNREI7MX2K8H.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At just 10mm x 10mm, this is quite possibly one of the smallest light sensitive switches you will ever find!At last, a great replacement for LDR circuits. Welcome to the future!!! You will need: Bare PCBScalpelSolderFluxSoldering IronSMT 81k 0603 resistorSMT 0603 100n CapacitorSMT 3904 NPN Transi...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
High voltage steampunk plasma night light http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-plasma-night-light/
High voltage steampunk plasma night light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/WVH8/I31H18LB/F0FWVH8I31H18LB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/WVH8/I31H18LB/F0FWVH8I31H18LB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/WVH8/I31H18LB/F0FWVH8I31H18LB.SMALL.jpg LoneGinger Based on the very detailed instructables by Junophor and Admiral Aaron Ravensdale I have built a steampunk inspired night light. Using a simple jewelry box, some scrap brass and copper bits and pieces, a High Voltage circuit built up from a single use camera and a little bit of imagination . Because...
By: LoneGinger

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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:15:57 PST
Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light/
Automatic Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/UUS5/HYZX4L3U/FKUUUS5HYZX4L3U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/UUS5/HYZX4L3U/FKUUUS5HYZX4L3U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/UUS5/HYZX4L3U/FKUUUS5HYZX4L3U.SMALL.jpg Volthaus Electronics Laboratory My night light does not begin glowing until the ambient light in the room is very dim. Others I've seen on here begin glowing when the light in the room is still fairly bright. If your night light comes on when the light in the room is still bright you're going to be wasting a lot of the electricity...
By: Volthaus Electronics Laboratory

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:51:23 PDT
Waking Up on the Right Side of the Bed Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Waking-Up-On-The-Right-Side-Of-The-Bed-Light/
Waking Up on the Right Side of the Bed Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H8G2/HW3K4S4Z/FF3H8G2HW3K4S4Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H8G2/HW3K4S4Z/FF3H8G2HW3K4S4Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF3/H8G2/HW3K4S4Z/FF3H8G2HW3K4S4Z.SMALL.jpg kahht Here's a sensor-light that will let you know what temperature it is outside the moment you step out of bed... and prevent you from stubbing your toe in the process (well, I hope). The ConceptThe story begins with a tragedy. I got out of bed one morning, stubbed/broke my toe and suffered for a month ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 07:07:56 PDT
Beautiful tap-light night-light http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-tap-light-night-light/
Beautiful tap-light night-light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/LFE5/HW0FVXYA/FGNLFE5HW0FVXYA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/LFE5/HW0FVXYA/FGNLFE5HW0FVXYA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/LFE5/HW0FVXYA/FGNLFE5HW0FVXYA.SMALL.jpg mrakuaku Here's a fun and simple project showing you how to make some tactile night-light/mood-lights that turn on and off when you tap them. They're cheap (less than $1 a piece), cool and don't take that long to make!*Update - June 4 2014 - add florescent luminescence and give an almost radio active glow to...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 22:47:53 PDT
Automatic Beacon Night Light - Project Geek #3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Beacon-Night-Light-Project-Geek-3/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 11:53:24 PDT
9-Volt Star Jar (or Portable Night Light) from Old Walkie-Talkies http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Volt-Star-Jar-or-Portable-Night-Light-from-Old-W/
9-Volt Star Jar (or Portable Night Light) from Old Walkie-Talkies - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5SDK/HVFKXA07/FHM5SDKHVFKXA07.SMALL.jpg Adalei I'm gonna be honest with you guys, I'm 24 years old and I still need a night light sometimes. I've had plenty of time to look into all sorts of lights, be it motion-controlled, light-sensitive, changeable brightness, etc., but none have had the charm or usefulness to suit my tastes. None of them are...
By: Adalei

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Tue, 20 May 2014 13:32:42 PDT