Instructables: exploring - technology - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:00:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Arduino Drawbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Drawbot/
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Fri, 4 May 2012 15:20:09 PDT
Bluetooth Speakers Powered by Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Boombox-Powered-by-Powerbank/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 13:36:18 PDT
PICAXE Raspberry Pi ADC http://www.instructables.com/id/PICAXE-Raspberry-Pi-ADC/
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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 00:43:55 PDT
Overview the Arduino sketch uploading process and ISP http://www.instructables.com/id/Overview-the-Arduino-sketch-uploading-process-and-/
Overview the Arduino sketch uploading process and ISP - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/LX81/IC6HTJE9/FDMLX81IC6HTJE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/LX81/IC6HTJE9/FDMLX81IC6HTJE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/LX81/IC6HTJE9/FDMLX81IC6HTJE9.SMALL.jpg dmjlambert You can upload software to an Arduino using two methods. You may hear about the two methods commonly called ISP programming and FTDI or serial upload. I recommend learning about and becoming comfortable with using both methods. When I was getting started with Arduino, I wished for a guide or big ...
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:47:21 PDT
BaW-Bot Part 1: Build an Arduino on a Board http://www.instructables.com/id/BaW-Bot-Part-1-Build-an-Arduino-on-a-Board/
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 08:57:33 PDT
Embarassingly Easy Arduino ProtoShield http://www.instructables.com/id/Embarassingly-Easy-Arduino-ProtoShield/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2008 13:43:21 PST
DIY Replacement Zeo Sleep Monitor Headband Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Replacement-Zeo-Sleep-Monitor-Headband-Sensor/
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:46:03 PDT
How to run old DOS programs on a Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-run-old-DOS-programs-on-a-Macintosh-running/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2012 07:14:58 PST
Spark Core / Photon and CloudMQTT http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-Core-Photon-and-CloudMQTT/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 10:12:25 PST
How to make a Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Joule-Thief-1/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:35:46 PDT
DIY spy camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-spy-camera/
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Sun, 2 Dec 2012 16:34:40 PST
Making Fractal Art With High Voltage http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Fractal-Art-With-High-Voltage/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:25:24 PDT
WOODEN WIFI SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-WIFI-SPEAKER/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:19:18 PDT
How to make a motor fan http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-motor-fan/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 09:54:29 PDT
Interface GLCD with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Interface-GLCD-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:11:27 PDT
How To Make A Musical Solid State Tesla Coil (SSTC) That Plays Guitar! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Musical-Solid-State-Tesla-Coil-SSTC/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 03:17:15 PDT
How to Take Apart a Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Apart-a-Laptop/
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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 15:03:07 PDT
How to upload a youtube video to instagram and vine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-upload-a-youtube-video-to-instagram-and-vin/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 15:29:42 PDT
Arduinolyzer.js: Turn your Arduino into a Logic Analyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinolyzerjs-Turn-your-Arduino-into-a-Logic-Anal/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:59:44 PDT
Li-Ion Battery Charger Circuit Using IC 555 http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-Ion-Battery-Charger-Circuit-Using-IC-555/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:05:59 PDT
How To Clean The Xbox 360 Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Clean-The-Xbox-360-Laser/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:38:13 PST
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-and-Visuino-Control-Servo-Remotely-Over-Wi/
ESP8266 and Visuino: Control Servo Remotely over Wi-Fi with Rotary Encoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/KQB9/IJYUPVEM/F5AKQB9IJYUPVEM.SMALL.jpg BoianM ESP8266 modules are great low cost stand alone controllers with built in Wi-Fi. In this Instructable I will show you how you can control a Servo remotely over Wi-Fi with a Rotary Encoder. The Instructable is a similar but more advanced version of the "Arduino Nano and Visuino: Control Servo with Rot...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:21:11 PST
How to make a string of LED's in parallel for arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-string-of-LEDs-in-parallel-for-ardu/
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Thu, 13 Oct 2011 09:32:06 PDT
my small transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/my-small-transformer/
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Mon, 19 Jul 2010 04:50:18 PDT
Automated Plant Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Plant-Watering-System/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:36:46 PDT
Home Raspberry Pi Desktop With Old Laptop Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Raspberry-Pi-Desktop-With-Old-Laptop-Screen/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 09:13:07 PDT
ESP8266 Internet Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Internet-Alarm/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 15:58:12 PST
ULTRA THIN LIGHT BOXES http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-THIN-LIGHT-BOXES/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:01:00 PDT
Make a battery substitute power connector http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-battery-substitute-power-connector/
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Mon, 18 Feb 2008 04:19:42 PST
SIM900 GSM GPRS SHIELD CON ARDUINO UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/SIM900-GSM-GPRS-SHIELD-CON-ARDUINO-UNO/
SIM900 GSM GPRS SHIELD CON ARDUINO UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/GHSW/IINJH0OP/F77GHSWIINJH0OP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/GHSW/IINJH0OP/F77GHSWIINJH0OP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F77/GHSW/IINJH0OP/F77GHSWIINJH0OP.SMALL.jpg HeTPro Esta es una tarjeta GPRS ultra compacta de comunicación inalámbrica. La tarjeta es compatible con todos los modelos de Arduino con el formato UNO, además puedes controlarla con otros microcontroladores también. La tarjeta está basada en el módulo SIM900 4.La tarjeta GPRS está configurada y controlad...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 07:22:05 PST
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-With-NeoPixle-WS2812-RGB-LED/
Getting Started with NeoPixel / WS2812 RGB LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/U0UN/IPZRPD2G/FTLU0UNIPZRPD2G.SMALL.jpg deba168 [ Play Video ]In this Instructable, we will explore about the addressable RGB LED (WS2812 ) or popularly known as Adafruit NeoPixel. NeoPixel is a family of rings, strips, boards & sticks of pulsing, colourful miniature LEDs. These are chainable from one to the next so you can power and program a l...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:28:47 PDT
Voice Controlled Mushroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Mushroom/
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 06:02:54 PST
MIDI TO ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-TO-ARDUINO/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:44:01 PST
Arduino - LED Scrolling Text ~ Simple & Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Scrolling-Text-Simple-Easy/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:12:09 PST
Electric Guitar Pickup http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Guitar-Pickup/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 12:05:51 PDT
Blink- Your First Arduino Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Blink-Your-First-Arduino-Project/
Blink- Your First Arduino Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HZUN/H82U8MMS/FW9HZUNH82U8MMS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HZUN/H82U8MMS/FW9HZUNH82U8MMS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/HZUN/H82U8MMS/FW9HZUNH82U8MMS.SMALL.jpg Mr.Monkey16 Blink is a great first project for Arduino beginners. It is so simple you can do it in ten minutes with this instructable.  Materials Arduino LED Arduino Cable (optional) Two AA batteries Attach Arduino to computer Pretty self explanatory... Upload sketch to Arduino Open the Arduino sketch...
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Sun, 14 Oct 2012 17:10:17 PDT
Silicone Cover DIY for ANY Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Silicone-Cover-DIY-for-ANY-Smartphone/
Silicone Cover DIY for ANY Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TRUM/IGJORXC4/FCXTRUMIGJORXC4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TRUM/IGJORXC4/FCXTRUMIGJORXC4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/TRUM/IGJORXC4/FCXTRUMIGJORXC4.SMALL.jpg landimatteo I recently bought a new smartphone, the brand and model is fairly uncommon(Archos 50c Neon).I was looking for a flexible(rubber/silicone) cover similar to the one I had for my previous phone but these covers are avaiable in almost every store only for the most popular models of smartphones(usually s...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 10:14:19 PST
How to Create a Pneumatic System for (F.I.R.S.T) Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Pneumatic-System-for-FIRST-Robots/
How to Create a Pneumatic System for (F.I.R.S.T) Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/5W2D/HUQ7535Q/FWM5W2DHUQ7535Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/5W2D/HUQ7535Q/FWM5W2DHUQ7535Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/5W2D/HUQ7535Q/FWM5W2DHUQ7535Q.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox This is an instructable primarily for next years members of the Scarlett Robotics team (4733), however; it will also apply to all first or second year FIRST robotics teams who have never used pneumatics, or to anyone who wants to add pneumatics to their own robots(may want to consider other source...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 19:39:19 PDT
How To Make A Homemade Electric Telegraph! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Homemade-Electric-Telegraph!/
How To Make A Homemade Electric Telegraph! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/RJWL/F9T3NIWS/F8CRJWLF9T3NIWS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/RJWL/F9T3NIWS/F8CRJWLF9T3NIWS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/RJWL/F9T3NIWS/F8CRJWLF9T3NIWS.SMALL.jpg johnnyrockstah Make a homemade electronic telegraph for sending morse code messages to family and friends. No soldering required. MATERIALS NEEDED:Two pieces of cardboard (5x7 inches)Two pieces of cardboard (2x4 inches)Duct tapeJumbo paper clipSciccorsThumbtackMini BuzzerRuler One short wireLight bulb from Christm...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2007 13:14:34 PST
3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Audio-Players-in-1-Raspberry-Pi-With-Bluetooth-E/
3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TRTD/IMP4Q858/FCCTRTDIMP4Q858.SMALL.jpg Max2Play Our popular Squeezebox sound environment on Max2Play was made to easily connect multiple audio players and create a smart HiFi system. With the addition of some amazing new plugins to our SD card images, we can now accomplish this goal with just one Raspberry Pi as our central device. In connection ...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 06:28:46 PDT
On/Off switch for a USB-Powered Device http://www.instructables.com/id/OnOff-switch-for-a-USB-Powered-Device/
On/Off switch for a USB-Powered Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/J05W/HR3EOW94/FUIJ05WHR3EOW94.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/J05W/HR3EOW94/FUIJ05WHR3EOW94.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/J05W/HR3EOW94/FUIJ05WHR3EOW94.SMALL.jpg NEIN Overview This is a very simple little instructable about installing a toggle switch in a MicroUSB cable.  This was made for a specific project where I needed to kill the power without having access to the components that were connected.  If the cable was left connected, it would drain a battery.  Th...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 14:29:31 PST
RC Riding Lawnmower http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Riding-Lawnmower/
RC Riding Lawnmower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/P4YA/GLWR1ENY/FBAP4YAGLWR1ENY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/P4YA/GLWR1ENY/FBAP4YAGLWR1ENY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/P4YA/GLWR1ENY/FBAP4YAGLWR1ENY.SMALL.jpg mickydee This is my first attempt at an instructable . I have virtually no experience in electronics but at 80 years old I figure you are never too old to learn. Mowing the lawn was getting to be quite a chore so I decided to build an easy to use mower that I could either ride on or sit on my back porch and ...
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Sat, 26 Mar 2011 13:51:05 PDT
Acoustic Guitar Diy Piezo Pickups http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-Guitar-Diy-Piezo-Pickups/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 17:39:24 PST
DIY Arduino LED Color Organ 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-LED-Color-Organ-20/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 06:28:49 PDT
Arduino TV-B-Gone http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TV-B-Gone/
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Sun, 6 May 2012 11:03:38 PDT
Xbox 360 Slim WiFi Antenna Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-360-Slim-WiFi-Antenna-Modification/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 08:29:21 PST
Using Cerberus to enable ADB Android Debugging on phone with cracked screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Cerberus-to-enable-ADB-Android-Debugging-on-/
Using Cerberus to enable ADB Android Debugging on phone with cracked screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UXV7/I4PHUV8J/FIZUXV7I4PHUV8J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UXV7/I4PHUV8J/FIZUXV7I4PHUV8J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/UXV7/I4PHUV8J/FIZUXV7I4PHUV8J.SMALL.jpg gtorelly I dropped my Nexus 4 on New Year’s Eve and the screen cracked. I still could see the images but the digitizer stopped working, so the only thing I could do was connect it to the computer and backup the folders I had access to. I was interested in backing up a few settings from some apps so that I di...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 06:27:18 PST
easily make black powder using house hold items http://www.instructables.com/id/easily-make-black-powder-using-house-hold-items/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:14:43 PDT
Robotic Bartender - Arduino Based http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Bartender-Arduino-Based/
Robotic Bartender - Arduino Based - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/IHZM/I28D7NJM/FEBIHZMI28D7NJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/IHZM/I28D7NJM/FEBIHZMI28D7NJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/IHZM/I28D7NJM/FEBIHZMI28D7NJM.SMALL.jpg D_Vee Please VOTE if you enjoy it!This is my first Instructable. Constructive criticism is welcomed!IntroductionThis is a guide on how I built a robotic bartender prototype based on the Arduino UNO. This is both my first Instructable and Arduino project. Since building this, I have come across a few other...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 20:35:53 PST
Flone 3.0 Drone Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Flone-30/
Flone 3.0 Drone Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TMZJ/IM3QH2K8/FHKTMZJIM3QH2K8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TMZJ/IM3QH2K8/FHKTMZJIM3QH2K8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TMZJ/IM3QH2K8/FHKTMZJIM3QH2K8.SMALL.jpg aeracoop This is flone 3.0: an Open Source Drone Ecosystem.After the first release of our award winning flone 1.0 instructable three years ago, we made a lot of work.Flone is a powerful, compact, and smart design of a low-cost quadcopter that can carry easily an smartphone, or a camera in a gimbal, and much ...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 17:50:48 PDT