Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Feb 2017 04:56:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Mighty Mini Fog Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Mighty-Mini-Fog-Maker/
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Thu, 20 May 2010 04:33:52 PDT
Hack Your Hasbro R2D2 With an IOIO Microcontroller! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Your-Hasbro-R2D2-With-an-IOIO-Microcontroller/
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 04:23:00 PDT
Indoor Positioning with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Positioning-with-Bluetooth-Low-Energy/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:28:55 PDT
IoT Motion Controlled Servos http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Motion-Controlled-Servos/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:47:59 PDT
How To Install RAM In A Desktop PC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-RAM-In-A-Desktop-PC/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 00:27:20 PST
Communicating with a Pro-Lite LED Display, Cable Construction and Protocol http://www.instructables.com/id/Communicating-with-a-Pro-Lite-LED-Display-Cable-C/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2011 20:15:04 PST
CNC from recycled PC parts http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-From-Recycled-PC-Parts/
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 06:55:38 PST
Send SMS with arduino (no shield ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Send-SMS-with-arduino-no-shield-/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:47:33 PDT
Business Card/Game Console: ATtiny85 and OLED Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-CardGame-Console-ATtiny85-and-OLED-Screen/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 11:16:24 PDT
How to Build a Portable, Accurate, Low Cost, Open Source Air Particle Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Portable-Accurate-Low-Cost-Open-Sou/
How to Build a Portable, Accurate, Low Cost, Open Source Air Particle Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/9FWD/IV0BC29D/F089FWDIV0BC29D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/9FWD/IV0BC29D/F089FWDIV0BC29D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F08/9FWD/IV0BC29D/F089FWDIV0BC29D.SMALL.jpg rawrdong This is the first Instructable in the series: How to Make, Calibrate, and Test a Portable, Accurate, Low Cost, Open Source Air Particle Counter. The second installment, How to Build a Test Chamber for Air Particle Sensors, can be found here. The third installment, How to Build a Monodisperse Particl...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 16:45:43 PST
IoT ESP8266 Series: 1- Connect to WIFI Router http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-ESP8266-Series-1-Connect-to-WIFI-Router/
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 17:22:24 PDT
IR Remote Control Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Jammer/
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 08:12:18 PDT
HackerBoxes 0012: Digital Logic http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0012-Digital-Logic/
HackerBoxes 0012: Digital Logic - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/59C1/IV0A7OIP/F7859C1IV0A7OIP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/59C1/IV0A7OIP/F7859C1IV0A7OIP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/59C1/IV0A7OIP/F7859C1IV0A7OIP.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes DIGITAL LOGIC: This month, HackerBox Hackers are exploring the basics of digital and programmable logic devices. This Instructable contains information for working with HackerBoxes #0012. If you would like to receive a box like this right to your mailbox each month, now is...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:29:53 PDT
How to Make a Forklift with Makeblock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Forklift/
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 19:49:29 PST
Electret microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Electret-microphone/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 03:22:28 PDT
Raspberry PI, THE SERVER (TURNKEY LINUX) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-THE-HOME-SERVER-TURNKEY-LINUX/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:20:46 PDT
Como conectar el SONOFF WiFi Switch a io.adafruit.com via MQTT http://www.instructables.com/id/Como-Conectar-El-SONOFF-WiFi-Switch-a-Ioadafruitco/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 14:21:10 PST
TJBot - Build a talking robot with Watson Conversation http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Talking-Robot-With-Watson-and-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 20:51:08 PST
Personal Security System using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Security-System-Using-Arduino/
Personal Security System using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/5HA2/ILCHIPZY/FHH5HA2ILCHIPZY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/5HA2/ILCHIPZY/FHH5HA2ILCHIPZY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/5HA2/ILCHIPZY/FHH5HA2ILCHIPZY.SMALL.jpg Arduino Project By Bess Here is just a simple guide on how to create your own mini "security system" using an Arduino. This is just a fun project, please don't actually rely on this device to keep your house secure! This design uses an Arduino, a HC-SRO4 Ultrasonic Sensor, a Buzzer, and some LED's. Ultimately from this tut...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:45:03 PST
Remote control 4 relay with Arduino via WIFI (touchOSC+Processing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-4-relay-with-Arduino-via-WIFI-touchOSCProc/
Remote control 4 relay with Arduino via WIFI (touchOSC+Processing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/YMQP/I2CVEX2H/FG5YMQPI2CVEX2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/YMQP/I2CVEX2H/FG5YMQPI2CVEX2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/YMQP/I2CVEX2H/FG5YMQPI2CVEX2H.SMALL.jpg iAmJacket Hello, i'm not english speaking so please understand my mistakes.Mine was just an idea, i was curious, i googled some hours but there were a problem: i didn't found a pre-made script :)I started from a script found on a website, but it was made for one relay, so i remade it.This instructable is made...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:12:24 PST
Realistic Wood Grain in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-Wood-Grain-in-Photoshop/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2008 00:07:21 PDT
Spring heel shoes - 3D print http://www.instructables.com/id/Spring-Heel-Shoes-3d-Print/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:36:08 PST
How to finish 3D printed PLA objects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Finish-3D-Printed-PLA-Objects/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 21:11:23 PDT
Tinkercad Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkercad-Tutorial/
Tinkercad Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/1JHH/HV64DBRV/FIH1JHHHV64DBRV.SMALL.jpg eyashnyk This quick tutorial will show you how to design a 3D-printable house using Tinkercad in just 9 easy steps! Step 1: Create Account Tinkercad is a simple, intuitive, and FREE website available to easily design models for 3D printing. The first thing you will want to do on Tinkercad is create a user...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 23:41:20 PDT
Purdue iTap Printer for Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/Purdue-iTap-Printer-for-Mac/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 13:03:36 PDT
How To Make A Custom Control Panel for Elite Dangerous, or Any Other Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Control-Panel-for-Elite-Dange/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:25:47 PST
The Pi Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pi-Tablet/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:06:26 PST
How to make a swarmbot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-swarmbot/
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Tue, 7 May 2013 01:10:02 PDT
Waterproof your servo motors http://www.instructables.com/id/Waterproof-your-servo-motors/
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 23:43:25 PDT
Arduino L293D Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-L293D-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:27:02 PST
Simple Spam Bot - VB.net http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Spam-Bot-VBnet/
Simple Spam Bot - VB.net - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/4I7T/I81GF25K/F164I7TI81GF25K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/4I7T/I81GF25K/F164I7TI81GF25K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F16/4I7T/I81GF25K/F164I7TI81GF25K.SMALL.jpg RustieProgramming This is a quick tutorial I made on how to make a spam bot. What is a spam bot? A Spam bot is basically used to send a repetitive message over one hundred times over. Spam is a great to get the attention of somebody, or just really annoy them. This tutorial can be used for other reasons besides a spa...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 15:01:42 PDT
Bare Variac Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Bare-Variac-Build/
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Fri, 7 Oct 2011 18:10:25 PDT
Arduino Fencing Scoring Apparatus http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fencing-Scoring-Apparatus/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 16:50:38 PST
Building a Capacitive Proximity Sensor using Bare Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Capacitive-Proximity-Sensor-using-Bare-/
Building a Capacitive Proximity Sensor using Bare Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/L1WF/GVOW53MZ/FGZL1WFGVOW53MZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/L1WF/GVOW53MZ/FGZL1WFGVOW53MZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/L1WF/GVOW53MZ/FGZL1WFGVOW53MZ.SMALL.jpg Bare Conductive In this tutorial, we are going to make a simple capacitance sensor using a pad of Bare Paint, an Arduino and a resistor. When correctly constructed, this sensor can detect the presence of a person from up to 300 mm and can work behind any non-conductive material (glass, wood, plastic, etc). Please ...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2011 15:04:07 PST
Arduino Geiger Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Geiger-Counter/
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Fri, 28 Jun 2013 15:26:05 PDT
HackerBoxes 0009: Virtual Worlds http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0009-Virtual-Worlds/
HackerBoxes 0009: Virtual Worlds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/MLTI/IRC6UMO8/F64MLTIIRC6UMO8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/MLTI/IRC6UMO8/F64MLTIIRC6UMO8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F64/MLTI/IRC6UMO8/F64MLTIIRC6UMO8.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes Virtual Worlds: This month, HackerBox Hackers are exploring Virtual Reality technology. This Instructable contains information for working with HackerBoxes #0009. If you would like to receive a box like this right to your mailbox each month, just subscribe at HackerBoxes.com and joi...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:43:51 PDT
Ball and Plate Arduino PID Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-and-Plate-Arduino-PID-Control/
Ball and Plate Arduino PID Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/2CP3/IJRFHLPU/F4S2CP3IJRFHLPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/2CP3/IJRFHLPU/F4S2CP3IJRFHLPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/2CP3/IJRFHLPU/F4S2CP3IJRFHLPU.SMALL.jpg DávidH334 This is my homemade Ball & Plate system. System consist of 2 digital servo motors (HS-422 ECO), microcontroller Arduino UNO, and 4 wire resistive touchscreen (7"). There are two PID controllers working separately for each axis. This system can move any ( heavier ) round element to any point of the s...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 16:45:03 PST
ArduFarmBot: Controlling a Tomato Home Farm using Arduino and IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduFarmBot-Controlling-a-Tomato-Home-Farm-Using-A/
ArduFarmBot: Controlling a Tomato Home Farm using Arduino and IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SMALL.jpg mjrovai The goal of this project is to create a fully automated Arduino based tomato home farm. The general idea is to capture information from a tomato plantation, as temperature, relative air humidity, luminosity and soil humidity and based on those data decide the right amount (and when) the plantation s...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:11:35 PDT
Getting Started with Autodesk Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Autodesk-Fusion-360-361/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 23:00:24 PST
TimeFrame - A time portal to put on your desk. http://www.instructables.com/id/TimeFrame-a-Time-Portal-to-Put-on-Your-Desk/
TimeFrame - A time portal to put on your desk. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/UZX4/IU9V1QGN/FIUUZX4IU9V1QGN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/UZX4/IU9V1QGN/FIUUZX4IU9V1QGN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/UZX4/IU9V1QGN/FIUUZX4IU9V1QGN.SMALL.jpg cubic-print Mind-blowing gadgets are rare these days. Very seldom will you stumble across something truly magical that leaves you in a state of confusion and amazementThis project is inspired by water drop levitating installations such as shown by many museums around the world and the “Slow Dance” kickstarter c...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 08:42:34 PDT
How to setup dual monitors with Microsoft Vista http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-setup-dual-monitors-with-Microsoft-Vista/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2008 16:03:21 PST
GoPro - Steady Cam Stabilizer - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Steady-Cam-Stabilizer-DIY/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 05:49:05 PDT
Wiring your Z stepper Motors in Series http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-Your-Z-Stepper-Motors-in-Series/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 18:46:29 PST
DIY Cordless Cold Heat Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cordless-Cold-Heat-Soldering-Iron/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:51:08 PST
Salvage surface mount components http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-surface-mount-components/
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Tue, 30 Jan 2007 00:02:46 PST
Creating a new Tiva Project in Code Composer Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-new-Tiva-Project-in-Code-Composer-Studi/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:08:34 PST
Count objects using Arduino and Ultrasonic sensor on a production conveyor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-using-Ultrasonic-sensor-to-count-log-objec/
Count objects using Arduino and Ultrasonic sensor on a production conveyor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OVIG/IF3SQYVU/FQEOVIGIF3SQYVU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OVIG/IF3SQYVU/FQEOVIGIF3SQYVU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/OVIG/IF3SQYVU/FQEOVIGIF3SQYVU.SMALL.jpg KEAprojects Intro: This instructable explains how to use an ULTRASONIC SENSOR with Arduino to count/ log different packages on a conveyor. The instrucable will cover the physical setup and the program in Arduino. There will NOT be any information about how to build the lasercutted conveyor that is powered by a ...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 07:09:17 PDT
(Shag)arty Maths - EXPLOIT { 2K16 } http://www.instructables.com/id/Shagarty-Maths-EXPLOIT-2K16-/
(Shag)arty Maths - EXPLOIT { 2K16 } - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/Y4NM/ILGXM9CM/FWWY4NMILGXM9CM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/Y4NM/ILGXM9CM/FWWY4NMILGXM9CM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/Y4NM/ILGXM9CM/FWWY4NMILGXM9CM.SMALL.jpg DimithriW THIS IS AN EXPLOIT. NOT A HACK. I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OF YOUR ACTIONS WHILE USING THIS EXPLOIT. Step 1 Ok Lets begin. First go to the first question of your Hegarty Maths quiz.NOTE: USE YOUR IMAGINATION AND BRAINS. If it is a different style of question you're gonna have to figure out how...
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 08:43:29 PST
Self Spinning Gyroscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Spinning-Gyroscope/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:39:19 PST
How To Fix Broken Headphone Jack ! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fix-Broken-Headphone-Jack-/
How To Fix Broken Headphone Jack ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/59FL/IZ6CA3QA/FSK59FLIZ6CA3QA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/59FL/IZ6CA3QA/FSK59FLIZ6CA3QA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/59FL/IZ6CA3QA/FSK59FLIZ6CA3QA.SMALL.jpg Nematic! Note : I know many of you will say that's PLUG and not the JACK. Not technical people generally refer it as a jack ! and my videos and Instructables are for everyone so just chill out and enjoy :)Many of us love music, especially on earphones! but the problem is rough usage and broken headphone jack...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 06:29:23 PST