Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:06:49 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Put Photos On a PSP http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Put-Photos-On-a-PSP/
How to Put Photos On a PSP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/C7KE/FEHJYGOR/FOMC7KEFEHJYGOR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/C7KE/FEHJYGOR/FOMC7KEFEHJYGOR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/C7KE/FEHJYGOR/FOMC7KEFEHJYGOR.SMALL.jpg The magical duct tape kid This is an Instructable on how to put photos on your PSP. Supplies 1. A PSP 2. A computer 3. A PSP to computer cord 4. Photos you want on your PSP Pictures First, on your computer you will need to find the pictures that you want on your PSP. I chose two pictures of the Instructables Robot. ...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 20:01:16 PDT
How To Get Free Books For iBook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Get-Free-Book-For-iBook/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 16:41:04 PST
Getting xBee RSSI value http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-xBee-RSSI-value/
Getting xBee RSSI value - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/QZTW/I4SCZ5UJ/FRRQZTWI4SCZ5UJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/QZTW/I4SCZ5UJ/FRRQZTWI4SCZ5UJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/QZTW/I4SCZ5UJ/FRRQZTWI4SCZ5UJ.SMALL.jpg yhtomitsy Hi guys. I been gone for a while but now I am back. I am going to share a little bit on one of the few projects I have been working on - RSSI meter. It is a simple project that enables one to get the RSSI value of a sent data packet, which can also be used to estimate the distance between two Xbee m...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:29:48 PST
Programming Raspberry Pi With CODESYS http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-Raspberry-Pi-With-CODESYS/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 12:27:54 PDT
93% efficient DC to DC Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/93-efficient-DC-to-DC-Converter/
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 09:52:13 PDT
Music Reactive Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Reactive-Desk-Lamp/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:51:47 PST
Using Relay Boards to Control Linear Actuators http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Relay-Boards-to-Control-Linear-Actuators/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:24:54 PDT
QUATTRO - the Arduino Quadruped Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/QUATTRO-the-Arduino-Quadruped-Robot/
QUATTRO - the Arduino Quadruped Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/LJ8H/IXUSC0R8/F8SLJ8HIXUSC0R8.SMALL.jpg Technovation Hi guys! Here's a spider robot that we had made for the 2016 science fair which was held at our school. Well, you can't technically call it a "spider robot" as spiders have 8 legs, but we atleast tried to make it look like a spider (or maybe spider like) . Our robot has four legs, so the correct ter...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:25:36 PST
AuraCube 8x8x8 Complete Assembly Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/AuraCube-8x8x8-Compelete-Assembly-Guide/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 20:36:33 PDT
Super Awesome Altoids MINI Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Altoids-LED-Flashlight/
Super Awesome Altoids MINI Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/YVLC/FDSE96BM/FVIYVLCFDSE96BM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/YVLC/FDSE96BM/FVIYVLCFDSE96BM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/YVLC/FDSE96BM/FVIYVLCFDSE96BM.SMALL.jpg Brennn10 Don't you just hate it when the power goes out, and you have to lug that huge flashlight around your house. No worries my friends, you can make a flashlight that fits right in your pocket! Lets get started! Materials Here is what you will need:Altoids "Smalls" Mints tin (I got mine at a drug s...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2008 11:18:12 PDT
PlexiClock http://www.instructables.com/id/PlexiClock/
PlexiClock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/TP2F/IY0FWZCR/FQPTP2FIY0FWZCR.SMALL.jpg Jules1050 The Plexiclock is an electric clock, consisting of 28 engraved plexi glass sheets acting as four luminescent 7-segment displays in a wooden housing.The digits are illuminated from the bottom with 28 individually controllable LEDs, which are built in the wooden housing. A microcontroller controls f...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:01:12 PST
Dot² - An Interactive Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Dot-an-Interactive-Coffee-Table/
Dot² - An Interactive Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/TVN9/IY0FX6GG/FBTTVN9IY0FX6GG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/TVN9/IY0FX6GG/FBTTVN9IY0FX6GG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/TVN9/IY0FX6GG/FBTTVN9IY0FX6GG.SMALL.jpg baweja_akshay During my internship, I built an interactive Table on which you can run animations, some awesome LED Effects and yeah, Play old school games !!I got inspiration to create this coffee table from crt4041's Music Visualiser TableThe table is controlled via a Bluetooth app developed using MIT App Invent...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:11:32 PST
Stream video to an iPad/iPhone for Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Stream-video-to-an-iPadiPhone-for-Free/
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Thu, 19 Aug 2010 22:37:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi 3x3 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-3x3-LED-Cube/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:22:45 PDT
How to Receive Arduino Sensor-Data on your Android-Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Receive-Arduino-Sensor-Data-on-Your-Android/
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:29:16 PDT
How to upload sketches to Pro Micro/Leonardo via serial bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-upload-sketches-to-Pro-MicroLeonardo-via-se/
How to upload sketches to Pro Micro/Leonardo via serial bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/S8JZ/IAAFYCWR/FF9S8JZIAAFYCWR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/S8JZ/IAAFYCWR/FF9S8JZIAAFYCWR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/S8JZ/IAAFYCWR/FF9S8JZIAAFYCWR.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert Using Optiboot bootloader with ATmega32U4-based Arduino to upload sketches via hardware UART and Bluetooth module instead of USBExpanding on the instructions from Make here:http://makezine.com/projects/diy-arduino-bluetooth-programming-shield/Let's use this method to program a Pro Micro wirelessly. ...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 21:28:03 PDT
Arduino line follower robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-line-follower-robot/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 14:29:26 PDT
DIY Fisheye lens filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisheye-lens-filter-fun-and-cheap/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2009 21:32:03 PST
Distance measurement and obstacle detection using NXP 89v51rd2fn and ultrasonic sensor HC-SR04. http://www.instructables.com/id/Distance-measurement-and-obstacle-detection-using--1/
Distance measurement and obstacle detection using NXP 89v51rd2fn and ultrasonic sensor HC-SR04. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/47T4/HV9I48KR/F3O47T4HV9I48KR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/47T4/HV9I48KR/F3O47T4HV9I48KR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/47T4/HV9I48KR/F3O47T4HV9I48KR.SMALL.jpg saurabh prashar Everyone uses arduino uno or mega to make projects as they are easy to use and the code for arduino is easily available on the arduino forums and no one uses atmel,philips or other microcontroller to make such projects as the coding is somewhat difficult . In this project of mine i have used phi...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 21:26:25 PDT
Soda can wind spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Can-Wind-Spinner/
Soda can wind spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8Y7/IXUQL2J3/FTFH8Y7IXUQL2J3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8Y7/IXUQL2J3/FTFH8Y7IXUQL2J3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/H8Y7/IXUQL2J3/FTFH8Y7IXUQL2J3.SMALL.jpg thescientistformerlyknownasNaegeli This instructable shows you how to make a wind spinner out of a single reused soda can. For an initial impression, how nice it looks, have a look at the video (Link). It is a beautiful outdoor décor item that refracts the sunlight into your home.The construction is designed in a way that you can fix...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:07:20 PST
E-drum with small 3D printer and thick paper http://www.instructables.com/id/E-drum-With-Small-3D-Printer-and-Thick-Paper/
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:37:57 PST
Plotly with Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Plotly-with-Python/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 02:08:54 PDT
Arduino gms controller for webasto http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-gms-controller-for-webasto/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:43:00 PDT
Printable Foldable Quadcopter, DJI Mavic Clone Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Printable-Foldable-Quadcopter-DJI-Mavic-Clone-Fram/
Printable Foldable Quadcopter, DJI Mavic Clone Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/TFR9/IY0FX86F/FZ8TFR9IY0FX86F.SMALL.jpg MusaW Inspired by DJI Mavic, i create printable fordable quadcopter 3D model...using spring mechanism for locking front and back arm into the place...feel free to download, mix it or add anything on it to make it better...PS: for the gimbal is still beta testing.... (instructables for gimbal will follow s...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:55:34 PST
Cropping in Acrobat X http://www.instructables.com/id/Cropping-in-Acrobat-X/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 11:03:10 PDT
The Hydroponic, Automated, Networking, Climate Controlled Greenhouse Project Update (July 22, 2012) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hydroponic-Automated-Networking-Climate-Con-1/
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Sun, 22 Jul 2012 19:14:22 PDT
Nixie Watch Prototype_C http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Watch-PrototypeC/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 02:33:36 PST
Remote Big Led Matrix Artnet Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Big-Led-Matrix-Artnet-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 14:28:21 PST
Make awesome 3D geometry by programming CNC-code http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Awesome-3D-Geometry-by-Programming-CNC-code/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 09:26:02 PST
8X10 foldable pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/8X10-foldable-pinhole-camera/
8X10 foldable pinhole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/AJ38/F4KCN92E/FMMAJ38F4KCN92E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/AJ38/F4KCN92E/FMMAJ38F4KCN92E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/AJ38/F4KCN92E/FMMAJ38F4KCN92E.SMALL.jpg lennyb todays project is a pinhole camera made from 8X10 kodak paper boxes.were gonna cover construction,theory/history,and get a short course in how to use it. history lesson simplified historythe effect of a pinhole in a curtain causing an image to be projected on wall was noticed by the first instruc...
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Fri, 27 Jul 2007 21:29:52 PDT
Speed up ur computer without buying anything http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-up-ur-computer-without-buying-anything/
Speed up ur computer without buying anything - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/1EA7/FBU37CG7/F161EA7FBU37CG7.SMALL.jpg joehadac This instructable teaches you how to make your computer perform better for free i know the pics are weird just click and scroll down Open note pad Start up notepad... Put in the following mystring=(80000000)thats an 8 with seven 0s saving save as: ram.vbe vbe isnt the file format just sav...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2007 17:57:43 PST
Motion Activated LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-LEDs/
Motion Activated LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/UNLK/HQYW5CJP/FOXUNLKHQYW5CJP.SMALL.jpg GraziCNU In this tutorial, I will show you how to create motion activated LEDs which will be triggered by a Parallax PIR sensor and controlled by an Arduino Uno. This project can have practical applications such as night lighting for stairs, walkways, etc.  Materials For this project you will need: ...
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:17:07 PST
How to make a copper oxide diode http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-copper-oxide-diode/
How to make a copper oxide diode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/IM0N/G8XPCI5A/FUCIM0NG8XPCI5A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/IM0N/G8XPCI5A/FUCIM0NG8XPCI5A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/IM0N/G8XPCI5A/FUCIM0NG8XPCI5A.SMALL.jpg smeezekitty A diode is an electrical device that allows power to travel in only one direction. Diodes can be made of Silicon, Germanium or even copper oxide. Note: The there is only one alligator clip connected to that wire, the other is an illusion. Aquiring copper I used some copper wire 6 inches (14CM), ...
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Sat, 8 May 2010 19:45:25 PDT
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Wall-Clock/
Vinyl Record Wall Clock - Iron Man - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/QIWE/IXQG0CVO/FYLQIWEIXQG0CVO.SMALL.jpg Natural Nerd Got some old vinyl record that's both losing its value and gathering dust? Don't worry, we're going to make it come to life again! This is what we'll need:Supply list: Vinyl record(s) A suitable wall clock Acrylic glass Brass tube support sleeves RGB LED-strip LED controller ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:12:58 PST
Use an infrared phototransistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-an-infrared-phototransistor/
Use an infrared phototransistor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/BSZV/GA7B2S55/F7EBSZVGA7B2S55.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/BSZV/GA7B2S55/F7EBSZVGA7B2S55.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/BSZV/GA7B2S55/F7EBSZVGA7B2S55.SMALL.jpg aldude999 Do you have an old TV lying around? Want to do something fun with it? Are you hanging around radio shack all day and cant find anything to do there? (get a life *ahem*) Then pull out those screwdrivers, or... wallets, because there is an interesting use for them! Parts: the easy part N-P-N transi...
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Tue, 8 Jun 2010 21:08:22 PDT
interface keypad with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/interface-keypad-with-arduino/
interface keypad with arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/9BJ2/IAAFZUOL/FRV9BJ2IAAFZUOL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/9BJ2/IAAFZUOL/FRV9BJ2IAAFZUOL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/9BJ2/IAAFZUOL/FRV9BJ2IAAFZUOL.SMALL.jpg sathishk12 In embedded devices one of the essential part is Keypad is used to interact with embedded devices ,Keypad is input devices which is used to give commend the devices,from calculator to computer input is given through keypad,in this tutorial you will know how to interface keypad with arduino ,arduino ...
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Fri, 29 May 2015 23:47:00 PDT
Simple Analog to Digital joystick conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Analog-to-Digital-joystick-conversion/
Simple Analog to Digital joystick conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/5PGJ/GB5HCYQQ/F4P5PGJGB5HCYQQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/5PGJ/GB5HCYQQ/F4P5PGJGB5HCYQQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/5PGJ/GB5HCYQQ/F4P5PGJGB5HCYQQ.SMALL.jpg jhoffnun Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:""; mso-p...
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Sun, 4 Jul 2010 13:35:58 PDT
How to find your facebook ID http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-find-your-facebook-ID/
How to find your facebook ID - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/6XOF/GSEEJPHP/FTK6XOFGSEEJPHP.SMALL.jpg jordan4762 Ok, a few years ago you could find the URL to your profile picture to get your facebook ID. But facebook changed that, and people who changed their username (http://www.facebook.com/USERNAME) can't find their ID. So I have this little trick. Its really easy. Enjoy =) Find your username (or set one...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 07:43:48 PDT
Musical MIDI Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-MIDI-Shoes/
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Sat, 25 Jul 2009 20:37:05 PDT
Red Color Recognition based Arduino control(Using MATLAB and Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Color-Recognition-based-Arduino-controlUsing-M/
Red Color Recognition based Arduino control(Using MATLAB and Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/0QR4/I85QOD82/F790QR4I85QOD82.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/0QR4/I85QOD82/F790QR4I85QOD82.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F79/0QR4/I85QOD82/F790QR4I85QOD82.SMALL.jpg MATuinoR In this tutorial,we will demonstrate how to use color recognition to control any actuator connected to any digital pin of arduino uno,we have considered LED as an actuator in this tutorial which is connected to pin 13 of UNO. In this video we have drawn a symbol of Pi in red color which will be reco...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:20:17 PDT
Turn a telephoto lens into a spotting scope or telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-telephoto-lens-into-a-spotting-scope-or-tel/
Turn a telephoto lens into a spotting scope or telescope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/CY0C/FYTCMHIQ/FJNCY0CFYTCMHIQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/CY0C/FYTCMHIQ/FJNCY0CFYTCMHIQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/CY0C/FYTCMHIQ/FJNCY0CFYTCMHIQ.SMALL.jpg bmaney In an old Galen Rowell book of photographs, he mentioned an adapter that he could put on his long telephoto camera lens to turn it into a spotting scope. After some searching, I realized that they were very hard to come by. So I purchased a 45 degree erect-image diagonal and used some old telesc...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2009 22:38:14 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/8V7M/IAINIB9X/FIS8V7MIAINIB9X.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Hot air soldering gun from a desoldering iron with a vaccume pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-air-soldering-gun-from-a-desoldering-iron-with/
Hot air soldering gun from a desoldering iron with a vaccume pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/38AJ/GEI98R9C/FEI38AJGEI98R9C.SMALL.jpg delwin Here I'll show you how I converted my desoldering iron into a hot air soldering gun. Some may ask why is this tut when there is the easier one wit the iron from digikey. Well the answer is, digikey doesn't ship to europe and all I managed to find here is this type of desoldering irons. One more thin...
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 08:41:48 PDT
Modifications to Robot Arm for Opto Coupler Feedback, OWI 535, Edge etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Modifications-to-Robot-Arm-for-Opto-Coupler-Feedba/
Modifications to Robot Arm for Opto Coupler Feedback, OWI 535, Edge etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZHCO/GIWZLAN2/FJHZHCOGIWZLAN2.SMALL.jpg jomac_uk For those of you into robotics, and especially robotic arms, many of you have seen the cheap but impressive robotic arm that is currently on the market for less then $30 (£30 in the UK) These arms have 5 motors, and some models come equipped with a built in USB interface allowing the PC to control t...
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Sat, 15 Jan 2011 01:51:25 PST
DIY Adjustable Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Adjustable-Power-Supply/
DIY Adjustable Bench Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/4W06/ISCAOVMZ/F304W06ISCAOVMZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/4W06/ISCAOVMZ/F304W06ISCAOVMZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F30/4W06/ISCAOVMZ/F304W06ISCAOVMZ.SMALL.jpg tinker17 Here is an easy way to make your own bench power supply that provides 5v, 12v and adjustable for 1.2v to 11.6v! If you don't have the resources to make one but want it, I sell them on my Etsy store - see bottom of the instructable for link and a video demo. I appreciate your support! Introductio...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:46:27 PDT
Interactive LED Table - The Simple Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Table-The-Simple-Way/
Interactive LED Table - The Simple Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/Q4I7/GLHRZ394/FL3Q4I7GLHRZ394.SMALL.jpg scottrevoman333 Ok so how many of you have seen the interactive tables that can sell for over $150 a square foot? So you look around try to put together some figures on it then realize its just too expensive. If only there was a cheap simple way...  say something with 1000 LEDs maybe like a 24 x 48 table, yeah now ...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 20:59:37 PDT
Low tech Rotary Phone made wireless. http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-tech-Rotary-Phone-made-wireless/
Low tech Rotary Phone made wireless. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/57PO/IDZSFAS0/FBR57POIDZSFAS0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/57PO/IDZSFAS0/FBR57POIDZSFAS0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/57PO/IDZSFAS0/FBR57POIDZSFAS0.SMALL.jpg plouc Rotary phones are cool, they should stay cool even wireless!I have to say that I do like vintage objects. One of my favorite ones is of course old rotary phones. I used to have one at home until I was 10 years old. At this time, my number was only 6 digits long, cell phones weighted around 10Kgs and...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:45:49 PDT
OV7670 Arduino Camera Sensor Module Framecapture Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/OV7670-Arduino-Camera-Sensor-Module-Framecapture-T/
OV7670 Arduino Camera Sensor Module Framecapture Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/X03W/IUORHHXG/FYRX03WIUORHHXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/X03W/IUORHHXG/FYRX03WIUORHHXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/X03W/IUORHHXG/FYRX03WIUORHHXG.SMALL.jpg mybotic DescriptionThe camera module is powered from a single +3.3V power supply. An external oscillator provide the clock source for camera module XCLK pin. With proper configuration to the camera internal registers via I2C bus, then the camera supply pixel clock (PCLK) and camera data back to the host wit...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:47:28 PDT
Bluetooth Door Lock (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Door-Lock-Arduino/
Bluetooth Door Lock (Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/214Z/IXQFUZA6/FQ0214ZIXQFUZA6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/214Z/IXQFUZA6/FQ0214ZIXQFUZA6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/214Z/IXQFUZA6/FQ0214ZIXQFUZA6.SMALL.jpg electronics for everyone Recently I rewatched the Amazing SpiderMan, in one scene Peter Parker locks and unlocks his door from his desk using a remote. When I saw this I instantly wanted my own for my door. After a bit of tinkering I got a working model. Heres how I made it Parts list For this project we will need the fo...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:58:42 PST
Long Range Ultrasonic Distance Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Range-Ultrasonic-Distance-Sensor/
Long Range Ultrasonic Distance Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XHQN/IIEUHDK5/FO9XHQNIIEUHDK5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XHQN/IIEUHDK5/FO9XHQNIIEUHDK5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/XHQN/IIEUHDK5/FO9XHQNIIEUHDK5.SMALL.jpg ajoyraman This Instructable demonstrates a method of increasing the measuring range of the popular HC-SR04 ultrasonic distance sensor.The enhancement in range is based on reducing the 'field of view' (FOV) of the basic sensor by using it as a feed element for a parabolic dish.No changes have been made in the ...
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Mon, 21 Dec 2015 08:25:42 PST