Instructables: exploring - technology - prototype http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 May 2016 03:25:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Prototyping Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Prototyping-Shield/
Arduino Prototyping Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4H1N/IN0TKEBQ/FMF4H1NIN0TKEBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4H1N/IN0TKEBQ/FMF4H1NIN0TKEBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/4H1N/IN0TKEBQ/FMF4H1NIN0TKEBQ.SMALL.jpg Rcmaster06 Hi guys girls, and robots I'm 13 years old and this is my Arduino Prototyping station. The basics are pretty simple. I soldered a prototyping sheild for my arduino Get Stuff Some stuff you need assorted wood(I used plywood and some spare walnut)bread boardarduino I used an unomale/female ardu...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 19:04:24 PDT
NTC temperature sensor with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/NTC-Temperature-Sensor-With-Arduino/
NTC temperature sensor with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/R0Z2/IN7QRMDZ/F4IR0Z2IN7QRMDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/R0Z2/IN7QRMDZ/F4IR0Z2IN7QRMDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/R0Z2/IN7QRMDZ/F4IR0Z2IN7QRMDZ.SMALL.jpg wellinton31 A thermistor is a type of resistor whose resistance is dependent on temperature end have a electric resistance value for each absolute temperature. Widely used to control temperature in electronics devices such as alarms, thermometers, "clocks", electronic circuit temperature compensati...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 13:18:50 PDT
PHOTOCELL ROOM LIGHT PROTOTYPE http://www.instructables.com/id/PHOTOCELL-ROOM-LIGHT-PROTOTYPE/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 11:55:40 PDT
Haptic Interface Arduino Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Haptic-Interface-Arduino-Prototype/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 15:41:53 PST
Embedded Affordances http://www.instructables.com/id/Embedded-Affordances/
Embedded Affordances - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/1R4B/IKSN2PVV/FFK1R4BIKSN2PVV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/1R4B/IKSN2PVV/FFK1R4BIKSN2PVV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/1R4B/IKSN2PVV/FFK1R4BIKSN2PVV.SMALL.jpg Denizen_Kane I spend time thinking of ways to make product design more accessible. What if, instead of by a professional electronics engineer, tomorrow's technologies could be designed by an artist? What if products could be functionally designed and tested, right from the comfort of a CAD tool? This would elimi...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 17:16:29 PST
ATtiny V-USB Project Board http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-V-USB-Project-Board/
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 19:36:29 PST
Zero real estate bypass capacitor for prototype circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Real-Estate-Bypass-Capacitor-for-Prototype-Ci/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 15:55:37 PST
PCB mockup prototype in cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Mockup-Prototype-in-Cardboard/
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 11:21:37 PST
whoopee cushion game http://www.instructables.com/id/Whoopee-Cushion/
whoopee cushion game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/JLFT/IJIZ3QB5/FGUJLFTIJIZ3QB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/JLFT/IJIZ3QB5/FGUJLFTIJIZ3QB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGU/JLFT/IJIZ3QB5/FGUJLFTIJIZ3QB5.SMALL.jpg Jelle van den Bighelaar In this tutorial I will teach you about the prototype i made for my aurdino (prototype) game with whoopee cushions.for this tutorial you need the following:- Aurdino (obviously) i used the yuo but others should work fine too.- 3x pressure sensor- 3x whoopee cushion- 30k resistor- a few male and fema...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 08:07:58 PST
Arduino Mastermind Box (Prototype) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mastermind-Box-Prototype/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 05:30:44 PST
Sine Wave Synth Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Sine-Wave-Synth-Prototype/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 04:56:23 PST
Minecraft LED nightlight lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-LED-Nightlight-Lamp/
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Thu, 7 Jan 2016 08:06:44 PST
3D Printed NFC Bracelet Prototype (TfCD Project by Jeremy Evers and Bas Van Der Werf) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-NFC-Bracelet-Prototype-TfCD-Project-by-/
3D Printed NFC Bracelet Prototype (TfCD Project by Jeremy Evers and Bas Van Der Werf) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/7XMH/II7ZS4ZZ/F5T7XMHII7ZS4ZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/7XMH/II7ZS4ZZ/F5T7XMHII7ZS4ZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/7XMH/II7ZS4ZZ/F5T7XMHII7ZS4ZZ.SMALL.jpg bassie511 The following instructable will help you to make your own NFC bracelet. This bracelet can be given different functions by writing code with your smartphone on the NFC chip. An NFC chip is a chip which can communicate at close range with a NFC reader device, which can be found in numerous smartphones...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 08:06:12 PST
Prototyping interactive environments in virtual reality with Google Cardboard, Unity and Hotline Bling (TfCD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-Interactive-Environments-in-Virtual-Re/
Prototyping interactive environments in virtual reality with Google Cardboard, Unity and Hotline Bling (TfCD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SF8S/II7PB650/FA5SF8SII7PB650.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SF8S/II7PB650/FA5SF8SII7PB650.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/SF8S/II7PB650/FA5SF8SII7PB650.SMALL.jpg timmevandermeer These days, (immersive) experiences are prioritised over pure functionality and specs on paper. This change of focus has influenced the design process of industrial designers, architects, app-developers and artists, striving to create prototypes of what a concept would feel like. Virtual reality is ...
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 14:56:05 PST
Pinebox Electronics Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinebox-Electronics-Build/
Pinebox Electronics Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/2X6U/IHWIOKOJ/F1I2X6UIHWIOKOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/2X6U/IHWIOKOJ/F1I2X6UIHWIOKOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/2X6U/IHWIOKOJ/F1I2X6UIHWIOKOJ.SMALL.jpg MikB This instructable is continuing the prototyping and build of the custom power supply, power management, monitoring and interfacing electronics design for PInebox (a portable Raspberry PI computer)It follows on from (and corrects some parts of) the PInebox design instructable, which shows the buildin...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:43:49 PST
Paper Prototype for a Mobile App http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Prototype-for-a-Mobile-App/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 06:07:19 PST
Time flies (de tijd vliegt) http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-flies-de-tijd-vliegt/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:01:38 PST
Making a Mini Prototype Hoverboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Mini-Prototype-Hoverboard/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:18:05 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
Linkit One - Activity Controlled switching http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Part-4-Activity-Controlled-switching/
Linkit One - Activity Controlled switching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DHQB/IFZQV2NW/FU9DHQBIFZQV2NW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DHQB/IFZQV2NW/FU9DHQBIFZQV2NW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/DHQB/IFZQV2NW/FU9DHQBIFZQV2NW.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR The next step in usefully using strobing LEDs with the Linkit One board is to get it to respond to limits as the speed of the strobing changes.This guide will modify the code to allow the board to read the value of a potentiometer and light the on board led at pin D13, which can also be used to on o...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:52:40 PDT
Linkit One - Calibration and Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Part-3-Calibration-and-Detection/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:26:17 PDT
Linkit One - Strobe lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-Part-2-Strobe-lights/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 10:08:13 PDT
Linkit One - In the beginning http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-One-In-the-beginning/
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 11:06:32 PDT
EV3Dprinter: LEGO MINDSTORMS 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/EV3Dprinter/
EV3Dprinter: LEGO MINDSTORMS 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/OWUT/IFISGIHG/F4SOWUTIFISGIHG.SMALL.jpg bazmarc A simple 3D printer made from LEGO Technic parts and MINDSTORMS EV3 motors and touch sensors combined with a low cost 3D pen. Follow me as I share many pictures, EV3 program and videos in hope to inspire you to make or recreate a similar MINDSTORMS 3D printer. A bit of history:Ever since i backed up...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 22:56:49 PDT
Pinebox: Electronics Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinebox-Electronics-Design/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 06:31:57 PDT
Synthesizer: A Keyboard UI with Audio Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Synthesizer-A-Keyboard-UI-with-Audio-Output/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 13:16:22 PDT
Iron Man Arm Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arm-Prototype/
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 19:31:21 PDT
WiFi Smoke Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Smoke-Detector/
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 09:00:46 PDT
Mechanical Prototyping Pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Prototyping-Pencil/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 17:31:00 PDT
Portable prototyping lab with oscilloscope and arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powerd-Mobile-Arduino-Oscilloscope-Prototy/
Portable prototyping lab with oscilloscope and arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/N5EF/IDUR4Z1V/FPHN5EFIDUR4Z1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/N5EF/IDUR4Z1V/FPHN5EFIDUR4Z1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/N5EF/IDUR4Z1V/FPHN5EFIDUR4Z1V.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer Hey all together I'm back, with a new project. I was quiet busy with my wonderful newborn daughter (just 7 weeks old) when I start to wrote this it is 00:00 in Germany and my daughter is finally sleeping and I found some time to present you a new project. This will be more like a Story of building i...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:25:15 PDT
Backlit Fallout Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Fallout-Map/
Backlit Fallout Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SMALL.jpg ChristophF1 Since the first installment of this franchise released in 1997 I am a real fan of Fallout. The idea to this project did not emerge from the recent Fallout 4 announcements, but was born much earlier. Today I just saw the fandom contest category and just started writing - even if this little project i...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:20:17 PDT
Bit Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Bit-Tester/
Bit Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/7TX4/ICICUHDN/FXN7TX4ICICUHDN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/7TX4/ICICUHDN/FXN7TX4ICICUHDN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/7TX4/ICICUHDN/FXN7TX4ICICUHDN.SMALL.jpg tushar.ata East to test status of pin of micrcontroller continuously for testing....as per your requirement you can make common anode or can keep common cathode by using Female header having shorted pins...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 16:34:27 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" g...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 19:09:16 PDT
ARENA | PLAY http://www.instructables.com/id/ARENA-PLAY/
ARENA | PLAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/M3GL/IB0MOPIX/F93M3GLIB0MOPIX.SMALL.jpg gotianse Arena | Play brings the ping pong table out from your aunt and uncle’s basement, neighbor’s garage, and nearly every tech startup’s conference room, and into San Francisco’s most public streetscape. The prototype arrives on Market with a twist: its hexagonal shape creates the opportunity for up to s...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 18:16:10 PDT
Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/Marsupial-Chair-CNC-milling-from-3D-model/
Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SMALL.jpg DiogoP In the following steps - I'll quickly explain the process that I used to prototype an organic chair that I modelled in 3D software.I developed the prototype in the FabLab Lisboa: http://fablablisboa.ptAuthor: Diogo Pereira http://diogopereira.net Marsupial Chair:http://diogopereira.net/190570/...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:12:11 PDT
Getting Started with the Daflabs ESP8266 ESP-12 Breakout Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-the-Daflabs-ESP8266-ESP-12-Br/
Getting Started with the Daflabs ESP8266 ESP-12 Breakout Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SMALL.jpg ankitdaf This guide is a quick beginner's guide that shows how to use the ESP-12 Breakout board with the CP2102.What you'll need : 1. Daflabs ESP-12 Breakout Board2. CP2102 USB to UART Serial module 3. Jumper Wires4. Breadboard (optional) About the board The ESP-12 Breakout board breaks out the ESP-12 pi...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 08:35:00 PDT
Rapid Prototyping with Polymer Clay http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-with-Polymer-Clay/
Rapid Prototyping with Polymer Clay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3DJX/I9JR5TD2/FNC3DJXI9JR5TD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3DJX/I9JR5TD2/FNC3DJXI9JR5TD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/3DJX/I9JR5TD2/FNC3DJXI9JR5TD2.SMALL.jpg Proto G Polymer clay is a great material to use for rapid prototyping your projects. It is very heat resistant and does not dry out unless baked. I use it to make temporary enclosures, to help with soldering and as a third hand to hold things in place. I love to use it when soldering a ton of through hol...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 13:01:03 PDT
Prototype Electronic Projects with Arduino & 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototype-Electronic-Projects-with-Arduino-3D-Prin/
Prototype Electronic Projects with Arduino & 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QVP8/I95GREPA/FJGQVP8I95GREPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QVP8/I95GREPA/FJGQVP8I95GREPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/QVP8/I95GREPA/FJGQVP8I95GREPA.SMALL.jpg BradBuilds So you have this great idea about an electronics project. You're not exactly sure what circuit you're going to use, so you need to make some prototypes. What better way to do this than with an Arduino and a breadboard? In this tutorial, I will show you how to easily add electronics to your 3D model ...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 11:58:48 PDT
Snap together Arduino circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Snap-together-Arduino-circuits/
Snap together Arduino circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/NKKQ/I92LW3W3/F45NKKQI92LW3W3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/NKKQ/I92LW3W3/F45NKKQI92LW3W3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/NKKQ/I92LW3W3/F45NKKQI92LW3W3.SMALL.jpg smileypatch It is very frustrating spend hours sewing a circuit together, only to find out that the circuit doesn't work!The problem can be with the design, the construction, or the code. Sewing the arduino components and snaps onto a piece of felt will allow students and teachers to quickly and easily troubles...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:58:05 PDT
All in One Prototyping Plate for Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Prototyping-Holder-for-Arduino-Uno/
All in One Prototyping Plate for Arduino Uno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/JOZK/I916ESGE/F2TJOZKI916ESGE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/JOZK/I916ESGE/F2TJOZKI916ESGE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/JOZK/I916ESGE/F2TJOZKI916ESGE.SMALL.jpg BradBuilds Rev3ProtoPack is an Arduino Uno breadboarding plate that allows you to prototype circuits wherever you go. It has a 9 volt battery holder, Arduino Uno anti-static bumper case, and a half-size breadboard slot, so you have all the components to prototype on the go, or to simply keep your makerspace ne...
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:59:08 PDT
Home Automation/Security Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-AutomationSecurity-Prototype/
Home Automation/Security Prototype - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/TL2W/I8LGTELQ/FICTL2WI8LGTELQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/TL2W/I8LGTELQ/FICTL2WI8LGTELQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/TL2W/I8LGTELQ/FICTL2WI8LGTELQ.SMALL.jpg Greenthorn I've been playing with micro-controllers for quite long and then I my friends asked me to take up this project and I was little bit nervous because working with individual home automation modules is relatively easier than to building an All-In-One Home Automation System which can be controlled by An...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:16:09 PDT
3D printed table gliders http://www.instructables.com/id/prototype/
3D printed table gliders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/AZRH/I86LSSU2/F5ZAZRHI86LSSU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/AZRH/I86LSSU2/F5ZAZRHI86LSSU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/AZRH/I86LSSU2/F5ZAZRHI86LSSU2.SMALL.jpg RalphvanderMade I designed a table in flatiron, and on the market there are no standard gliders to put underneath table legs that are only 5 mm in width.I therefor drew different possible gliders in 3D and used 3Dhubs in the neighbourhood to print the gliders in 3D in different materials.So 3D print is the perfect ...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 00:21:25 PDT
MCP3008 Raspberry Pi Breakout hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Analog-to-Digital-Conversion-Breakout/
MCP3008 Raspberry Pi Breakout hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/K6YG/I7CCCU89/F25K6YGI7CCCU89.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/K6YG/I7CCCU89/F25K6YGI7CCCU89.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/K6YG/I7CCCU89/F25K6YGI7CCCU89.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Howdy Y'all Back when I was working on the Raspberry Pi portable emulator that became the backseat system. I thought that I would want to use an analog joystick like several of the other builds. However I was trying to get it to work via the GPIO instead of USB bus. Unfortunately mid build I dec...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:43:06 PDT
Mini prototype suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-prototype-suspension-1/
Mini prototype suspension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/R796/I5WCVXI9/FWWR796I5WCVXI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/R796/I5WCVXI9/FWWR796I5WCVXI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/R796/I5WCVXI9/FWWR796I5WCVXI9.SMALL.jpg Skullcustoms Made from ball pen refill
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 00:08:01 PST
PCB Isolation Track Milling with MyDIYCNC Desktop CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Isolation-Track-Milling-with-MyDIYCNC/
PCB Isolation Track Milling with MyDIYCNC Desktop CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/GEKY/I5F7IUOU/FHEGEKYI5F7IUOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/GEKY/I5F7IUOU/FHEGEKYI5F7IUOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/GEKY/I5F7IUOU/FHEGEKYI5F7IUOU.SMALL.jpg Tory MYDIYCNC Hey there,Tory @ MyDIYCNC here again to show you another cool project that is very easy on your Desktop CNC machine. We are going to be milling out isolation tracks into blank PCB material to male rapid-prototyping printed circuit boards. With all the right tools, its fun, cool, useful, and easy! So...
By: Tory MYDIYCNC

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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:33:49 PST
XY Gantry Module for Lum Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/XY-Gantry-Module-for-Loom-Printer/
XY Gantry Module for Lum Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MYPK/IC8X6PLK/F6JMYPKIC8X6PLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MYPK/IC8X6PLK/F6JMYPKIC8X6PLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/MYPK/IC8X6PLK/F6JMYPKIC8X6PLK.SMALL.jpg andreasbastian The Loom printer is a new type of FDM/FFF 3D printer with an unbounded build volume. I developed this proof-of-concept prototype during early 2014 during my residency at Autodesk's Pier 9 to explore larger scale fabrication of mesostructured lattice materials and to attempt to produce finely-struct...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:53:53 PST
Flora/Bluefruit Prototyping Armband http://www.instructables.com/id/FloraBluefruit-Prototyping-Armband/
Flora/Bluefruit Prototyping Armband - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/WTJJ/I4SCJ78G/FB0WTJJI4SCJ78G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/WTJJ/I4SCJ78G/FB0WTJJI4SCJ78G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/WTJJ/I4SCJ78G/FB0WTJJI4SCJ78G.SMALL.jpg Jessica Rajko Introduction:I created this piece so my students could quickly prototype wireless wearable project ideas. As you can see, the armband allows for various sensors to be snapped in and out. In fact, all electronic components are detachable making washing, maintenance and repair much easier. This armban...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 18:00:39 PST
Prototyping A Marketable Product Using Blender 3D Open Source Animation Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-A-Marketable-Product-Using-Blender-3D-/
Prototyping A Marketable Product Using Blender 3D Open Source Animation Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IQ9P/I48CW8K5/FPKIQ9PI48CW8K5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IQ9P/I48CW8K5/FPKIQ9PI48CW8K5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/IQ9P/I48CW8K5/FPKIQ9PI48CW8K5.SMALL.jpg antagonizer This is a project I've been working on is called the U.S.C.Etch (pronounced you-sketch) which is short for Universal Surface Compound Etcher, and is a tool designed to etch on any surface using chemical free, micro abrasive etchant. It's based on an instructable for a glass etching tool, that I'd cr...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 11:34:18 PST
DIY Stencil for PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stencil-for-PCBs/
DIY Stencil for PCBs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SMALL.jpg jordantallent When you have been making circuit boards for projects, you will eventually find that through hole components are just too big to fit in a specific location that you want to put your project, whether it be in a case or stuffed behind an existing project. I have switched over to designing mostly sur...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:59:59 PST
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' http://www.instructables.com/id/Tina-Piraccis-Making-Hands/
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/YEB8/I3KBQEU0/FEJYEB8I3KBQEU0.SMALL.jpg tpiracci This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com).This project, Making Hands, is a recreation of M.C. Escher's Drawing Hands. Instead of graphite drawing as seen in the photo, I have created a sculpture o...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:43:22 PST