Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:43:17 PST BLOX v1.01 DHT11+ MSP430 From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/DHT11-MSP430-From-Scratch/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 13:07:38 PST
DIY Bluetooth Speaker(BBox :) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-SpeakerBBox-/
DIY Bluetooth Speaker(BBox :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/EM72/IWCF9B8S/FRREM72IWCF9B8S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/EM72/IWCF9B8S/FRREM72IWCF9B8S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/EM72/IWCF9B8S/FRREM72IWCF9B8S.SMALL.jpg SurajitM1 Presenting BBox! It's my handmade Bluetooth speaker with other key features. I made it from scratch and that's why it is so affordable. I spent less than $15 ( Approx Rs 1000/-) to built this speaker.I'm pretty assure that u can't afford to buy a good stereo Bluetooth speaker in this price point. So...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:09:55 PST
Electronic dice with slowdown - NE555 & CD4017 http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Dice-With-Slowdown-NE555-CD4017/
Electronic dice with slowdown - NE555 & CD4017 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/MQ5B/IWCFB4FH/FIOMQ5BIWCFB4FH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/MQ5B/IWCFB4FH/FIOMQ5BIWCFB4FH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/MQ5B/IWCFB4FH/FIOMQ5BIWCFB4FH.SMALL.jpg DIY Circuits Have your dice ever fallen off the table after you rolled them when playing a board game? Yes? Say no more because in this instructable I will show you how I made electronic dice with the famous integrated circuits NE555 and CD4017! Demonstration I found these cheap chinese ebay kits and thought ...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 11:48:05 PST
Transplanting Corals http://www.instructables.com/id/Transplanting-Corals/
Transplanting Corals - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/4R30/IWCFB24T/FY24R30IWCFB24T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/4R30/IWCFB24T/FY24R30IWCFB24T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/4R30/IWCFB24T/FY24R30IWCFB24T.SMALL.jpg ColleenF25 In 2004 I learned how to transplant homeless coral fragments found on the seafloor onto life-supporting, artificial reefs. The photo above was taken in Bali. As you see these are quite large pieces of coral collected with many biologists and ocean lovers, like Tessa Divina pictured, focused on metho...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 11:02:02 PST
Capacitance meter with TM1637 using Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitance-Meter-With-TM1637-Using-Arduino/
Capacitance meter with TM1637 using Arduino. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/KA2E/IWCF95TD/FUOKA2EIWCF95TD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/KA2E/IWCF95TD/FUOKA2EIWCF95TD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/KA2E/IWCF95TD/FUOKA2EIWCF95TD.SMALL.jpg gustavio101 How to make a capacitance meter using Arduino displayed on the TM1637. Ranging 1 uF to about 2000 uF. Parts required Resitors:1x: 220 Ohm1x: 10 kOhm (Or something else but you will have to change the code after what you use, 8000 Ohms would work as well.)Capacitors:Have a range of capacitors wh...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 10:56:11 PST
LED Halloween Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Halloween-Decoration/
LED Halloween Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BVJP/IW6PRAVY/FRTBVJPIW6PRAVY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BVJP/IW6PRAVY/FRTBVJPIW6PRAVY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/BVJP/IW6PRAVY/FRTBVJPIW6PRAVY.SMALL.jpg belle_rose Wish to save your wallet this year for Halloween or just in the mood to create something yourself? In this tutorial, you will learn how to properly solder LED lights to a decoration of your choosing. What You'll Need Materials: Flashing LED Kit: $3 at frys.com Jumper wires (Male/Female): $4...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:52:56 PST
Lumen Histoire (IoT + App) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lumen-Histoire-IoT-App/
Lumen Histoire (IoT + App) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/051L/IW6PR99Y/FVW051LIW6PR99Y.SMALL.jpg vhajar Today, playing light using android and bluetooth is already mainstream, so I decided to make something different, make the lights that can be controlled via the Internet. It's not about the relay, temperature logger or internet of things in general, I make something different. I make lights that can...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:34:48 PST
Make a Light-Up Holiday Card! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Light-Up-Holiday-Card/
Make a Light-Up Holiday Card! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJN/ML4P/IWCFB7DU/FJNML4PIWCFB7DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJN/ML4P/IWCFB7DU/FJNML4PIWCFB7DU.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJN/ML4P/IWCFB7DU/FJNML4PIWCFB7DU.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Light-up cards incorporate two of the best worlds of making (electronics and crafts) with the added bonus of making somebody smile. Heck yes! Here's my approach to light-up cards and my favorite recent discoveries: pop-ups and cotton balls. Read time: ~ 5 min.Build time: ~ 30 min -1 hr (mostly craft...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 09:01:42 PST
Simple RGB Notification Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-Notification-Bar/
Simple RGB Notification Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/GVSB/IW6PTCN3/FM7GVSBIW6PTCN3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/GVSB/IW6PTCN3/FM7GVSBIW6PTCN3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/GVSB/IW6PTCN3/FM7GVSBIW6PTCN3.SMALL.jpg madnerd Previously we have seen how to make a portable application to control an ArduinoControl Arduino with a portable AppLet's see how to use this to make your own rgb led notification bar using a small led strip.To keep it simple, we will only be able to choose between 6 colors. First, we will make our ...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 08:29:59 PST
To Put a cloud in a bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/To-Put-a-Cloud-in-a-Bottle/
To Put a cloud in a bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E337/IW6PT5EO/FKAE337IW6PT5EO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E337/IW6PT5EO/FKAE337IW6PT5EO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/E337/IW6PT5EO/FKAE337IW6PT5EO.SMALL.jpg rudyexplor I'll show you something cool.how to put a cloud in a bottle ?You will need : a compressor or pump a plastic bottle preferably soda cork stopper pierced by a tube do not forget the helmetBe careful some plastic bottle are more resistant than others. Use the large brand of cola you know all.W...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 07:01:35 PST
USB Powered Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-Plant/
USB Powered Plant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/0MTM/IW6PQXO4/FKW0MTMIW6PQXO4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/0MTM/IW6PQXO4/FKW0MTMIW6PQXO4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/0MTM/IW6PQXO4/FKW0MTMIW6PQXO4.SMALL.jpg Justin Tyler Tate Put that wasted computer time to good use by growing a plant. I know that you often procrastinate when you should be working...we all do it...looking at Facebook, at Instructables, watching YouTube and all of the other things that we do when we should be working. Actually I developed this project fo...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 06:06:15 PST
Moodbox, stay connected despite the distance http://www.instructables.com/id/Moodbox-Stay-Connected-Despite-the-Distance/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:55:30 PST
City Traffic Meta Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/City-Traffic-Meta-Sensor/
City Traffic Meta Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/9F3O/IW6PSXKN/FS89F3OIW6PSXKN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/9F3O/IW6PSXKN/FS89F3OIW6PSXKN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/9F3O/IW6PSXKN/FS89F3OIW6PSXKN.SMALL.jpg DanielVea City Traffic Meta Sensor It's a plug and play traffic sensor that detects pedestrians and vehicles in motion in real time.This way the smart cars could get information from its blind spots (where its radar and other sensors does not have direct vision) and prevent accidents. Also the information and...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:18:57 PST
Brain Controlled Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Brain-Controlled-Light-Bulb/
Brain Controlled Light Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/F9J3/IW6PN6IT/FLDF9J3IW6PN6IT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/F9J3/IW6PN6IT/FLDF9J3IW6PN6IT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/F9J3/IW6PN6IT/FLDF9J3IW6PN6IT.SMALL.jpg tulsap A Future technology experiment Description This is brain human interface experiment to control any electrical appliance via just thinking in the mindWhen you think something in the brain the neurons inside the brain communicate each other to carry information from one place to another, these comm...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:09:49 PST
Car seat belt reminder http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Seat-Belt-Reminder/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:08:10 PST
How to Make a VU Meter Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-VU-Meter-Using-Arduino/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 04:06:27 PST
Arduino Digital Clock & Thermometer (+3D Printer files) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Digital-Clock-Thermometer-3D-Printer-Files/
Arduino Digital Clock & Thermometer (+3D Printer files) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/6ET3/IW6PQPJN/F5F6ET3IW6PQPJN.SMALL.jpg Ardumotive_com In this "how to" guide i will show you how to make your own digital clock-thermometer with the Arduino Pro mini board. (yes, you can use any other Arduino boad) .You will be able to change the current date and time with Set-Up-Down buttons. The "down" button can also be used to turn on/off the scree...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:54:50 PST
Smart Shoes (Auto-lacing and Generating Electricity) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Shoes-Auto-lacing-and-Generating-Electricity/
Smart Shoes (Auto-lacing and Generating Electricity) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/B765/IW6PQF59/F0ZB765IW6PQF59.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/B765/IW6PQF59/F0ZB765IW6PQF59.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/B765/IW6PQF59/F0ZB765IW6PQF59.SMALL.jpg Maker_Inc I started this project for science fair and making this project I gained experience about arduino servo and many things.And I am sure you will enjoy making this project . Parts Needed For Generating Electricity :-1)Piezo disc2)Diode (n4001)3)Power Bank4)Acrylic Sheet5)Led6)SwitchFor Auto-Lacing :...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:52:47 PST
Arduino Based Remote IoT Temperature/RH Measuring Device using 2-BME280 Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Remote-IoT-TemperatureRH-Measuring-D/
Arduino Based Remote IoT Temperature/RH Measuring Device using 2-BME280 Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5J64/IW6POAFN/F7J5J64IW6POAFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5J64/IW6POAFN/F7J5J64IW6POAFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5J64/IW6POAFN/F7J5J64IW6POAFN.SMALL.jpg jlmyra I needed a way of remotely monitoring the temperature and relative humidity in a greenhouse used by my local garden club. We grow and graft tomato plants for our annual plant sale. Careful control of the T and RH is helpful to insuring the success of the grafting process. Given the large T and RH ch...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:45:59 PST
Wireless Arduino solar powered temperature and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Arduino-Solar-Powered-Temperature-and-Hum/
Wireless Arduino solar powered temperature and humidity sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/J2R2/IW6PONT1/FESJ2R2IW6PONT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/J2R2/IW6PONT1/FESJ2R2IW6PONT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FES/J2R2/IW6PONT1/FESJ2R2IW6PONT1.SMALL.jpg pereskjo This is the build of a solar powered temperature and humidity sensor.Data is received by Telldus gateway(visit telldus.com).It is mainly built of Solar powered led light, Arduino, DHT sensor and RF transmitter.What you need:1x "10-LED Solar Power Motion Sensor" from Ebay. Make sure it says 3.7v batt...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:41:42 PST
Arduino + MFRC522 RFID READER http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MFRC522-RFID-READER/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:40:06 PST
ATX Workbench Power Supply Project http://www.instructables.com/id/ATX-Workbench-Power-Supply-Project/
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:38:32 PST
Wireless Arduino 16x2 LCD DIsplay !!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Arduino-16x2-LCD-DIsplay-/
Wireless Arduino 16x2 LCD DIsplay !!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/RJKC/IW6PTAX0/FNURJKCIW6PTAX0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/RJKC/IW6PTAX0/FNURJKCIW6PTAX0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/RJKC/IW6PTAX0/FNURJKCIW6PTAX0.SMALL.jpg KJ ELECTRONICS In the following tatorial we are going to make a wireless arduino 16X2 lcd display Watch the video Things needed To make the wireless arduino 16X2 lcd display you are going to need the following things1.ARDUINO UNO (or clone)2.16X2 lcd display3.HC-06 or HC-05 BLUETOOTH MODULE4.RESISTOR(220 oh...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 03:14:28 PST
Play With Raspberry ZERO PHat http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-With-Raspberry-ZERO-PHat/
Play With Raspberry ZERO PHat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SMALL.jpg masteruan Raspberry Pi zero is a smallest version of Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi is not a comestible kind, but is a Microcomputer. A single board computer that have CPU, RAM, HD, all connections like USB, HDMI etc.I have also discovered a small led matrix 11x5 by Pimoroni, the pHat. This is a small and pre...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 02:54:29 PST
Rick Roll prank using tiny speaker and ESP8266 NodeMCU http://www.instructables.com/id/Rick-Roll-PRANK-Using-Tiny-Speaker-and-ESP8266-Nod/
Rick Roll prank using tiny speaker and ESP8266 NodeMCU - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/4UZN/IW6PT2CH/F7W4UZNIW6PT2CH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/4UZN/IW6PT2CH/F7W4UZNIW6PT2CH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/4UZN/IW6PT2CH/F7W4UZNIW6PT2CH.SMALL.jpg SadPanda808 What we're doing:Pranking people with a tiny speaker connected to a tiny server! __________________________________________________Why:Why not?__________________________________________________Materials: 1. ESP8266 NodeMCU2. Tiny speaker3. 2 female-female jumper cables 4. Micro usb cable Wire stuf...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 01:48:45 PST
IoT RPi LED Message Board http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-RPi-LED-Message-Board/
IoT RPi LED Message Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VG9Q/IW6PQBZ8/FCMVG9QIW6PQBZ8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VG9Q/IW6PQBZ8/FCMVG9QIW6PQBZ8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/VG9Q/IW6PQBZ8/FCMVG9QIW6PQBZ8.SMALL.jpg botdemy In this Instructable, I have made a wifi-connected LED message board using a Raspberry Pi (RPi). Users will connect to the Raspberry Pi’s webserver via browser to submit a message that will show up on its LED display. Since interfacing 8x8 LED matrix with the MAX7219 driver in Python is well-documen...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 01:19:07 PST
Network Router or Switch Powered by USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Network-Router-or-Switch-Powered-by-USB/
Network Router or Switch Powered by USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/K91T/IW6PSZPX/FQAK91TIW6PSZPX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/K91T/IW6PSZPX/FQAK91TIW6PSZPX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/K91T/IW6PSZPX/FQAK91TIW6PSZPX.SMALL.jpg oddluck Benefits of Mod:1. Discard ugly wall wart 2. Minimize foot print 3. Mobile friendly for road-trips, hotels etc. 4. Re-purpose otherwise junk network equipmentParts List1. Network Switch that draws less than 2A of power 2. Dc Dc boost converter 2/4/5V up to 24V and 2A of power (ebay for the win - bo...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 01:04:36 PST
Biosafety Cabinet for Tissue Culture http://www.instructables.com/id/Biosafety-Cabinet-for-Tissue-Culture/
Biosafety Cabinet for Tissue Culture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/ULHZ/IW6PQ9ZM/F4VULHZIW6PQ9ZM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/ULHZ/IW6PQ9ZM/F4VULHZIW6PQ9ZM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4V/ULHZ/IW6PQ9ZM/F4VULHZIW6PQ9ZM.SMALL.jpg abizar A tissue culture hood now often referred to as a Biosafety cabinet is an essential if you are performing tissue cuture experiments. This instructable describes the way I made my own (first picture). Just to give you an idea on how these Biosafety cabinets work - the second image describes the approa...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 00:57:23 PST
How to Create and Use Microsoft Office Building Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-and-Use-Microsoft-Office-Building-Bl/
How to Create and Use Microsoft Office Building Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/0DRI/IW6PR35R/FXH0DRIIW6PR35R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/0DRI/IW6PR35R/FXH0DRIIW6PR35R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/0DRI/IW6PR35R/FXH0DRIIW6PR35R.SMALL.jpg AubreyB9 For this tutorial I will instruct Microsoft Office users on how to add and use content to Building Blocks. The above image featured by the red arrow is the content that I will be adding. The same concept apply to all types of content that one may wish to add to Building BlocksThe objective of crea...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:10:44 PST
How to Use A Sock Aid http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Sock-Aid/
How to Use A Sock Aid - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/5V9O/IW6PR3H0/FKN5V9OIW6PR3H0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/5V9O/IW6PR3H0/FKN5V9OIW6PR3H0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/5V9O/IW6PR3H0/FKN5V9OIW6PR3H0.SMALL.jpg dmiller1691 This instructable describes the steps for successfully putting your socks on using a sock aid. The supplies necessary for completing this task are the following: a sock aid, socks and a chair (preferably one with arms). Orient the Sock with the Sock Aid When putting on a sock using a sock aid the...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:08:31 PST
How to Use the CNC Mill to Improve Japanese Joinery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-the-CNC-Mill-to-Improve-Japanese-Joiner/
How to Use the CNC Mill to Improve Japanese Joinery - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/1R1W/IW6PP1M1/FYK1R1WIW6PP1M1.SMALL.jpg J_B_E This is one of our ideas about how digital fabrication can translate and improve traditional craft. We use Rhino, RhinoCAM, and the CNC milling machine to design wood joinery. As a result of applying curvature to joinery, the joints lock together. It help us assemble and disassemble components easil...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 22:00:28 PST
Motion Controlled Indoor Wind Chime http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Controlled-Indoor-Wind-Chime/
Motion Controlled Indoor Wind Chime - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/07N7/IW6PSH0Z/FHK07N7IW6PSH0Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/07N7/IW6PSH0Z/FHK07N7IW6PSH0Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/07N7/IW6PSH0Z/FHK07N7IW6PSH0Z.SMALL.jpg JimRD I use an Arduino Uno to control a servo to pull the clapper on a wind chime. An ultrasonic sensor detects movement. Should really use an IR sensor but it works. The servo has a separate 6 volt power supply and the Arduino is powered by wall wart. Pretty simple project. Will be using the wind chime i...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 21:24:08 PST
Arduino Traffic Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Traffic-Light-Controller/
Arduino Traffic Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/2230/IW6PSDWM/F4G2230IW6PSDWM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/2230/IW6PSDWM/F4G2230IW6PSDWM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/2230/IW6PSDWM/F4G2230IW6PSDWM.SMALL.jpg lee_schnitz Sometime around 2003, I purchased a full-sized traffic light on eBay. Why? Well, because I thought it would be a cool thing to have in the garage. The price was reasonable, shipping too. If you cant tell, its a poly-carbonate shell, and not metal, so it's pretty light for its size.It did not come...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 21:12:34 PST
Cheap Infrared Touch Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Infrared-Touch-Surface/
Cheap Infrared Touch Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EDAP/IW6PPLAQ/F1JEDAPIW6PPLAQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EDAP/IW6PPLAQ/F1JEDAPIW6PPLAQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/EDAP/IW6PPLAQ/F1JEDAPIW6PPLAQ.SMALL.jpg Adellar Irankunda Hello, and welcome to my first instructable, an instructable based around building a cheap infrared touch interface that anyone can build, given they are willing to put time and effort into it. In this instructable I will teach you how to build the touch interface, upload the programs necessary for ...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 21:11:00 PST
Arduino Segway http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Segway/
Arduino Segway - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/J2QV/IW6PO71S/F59J2QVIW6PO71S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/J2QV/IW6PO71S/F59J2QVIW6PO71S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F59/J2QV/IW6PO71S/F59J2QVIW6PO71S.SMALL.jpg stoppi71 Hello!More than 3 years ago I started to tinker a homemade segway. Though it's still not really finished (I have to replace the 250W Motors by 500W-models) my children are able to drive around.If you're going to build one you will Need the following parts:* wheelset: In my case I use 12 1/2 x 2.75 t...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 09:25:29 PST
Wav.field http://www.instructables.com/id/Wavfield/
Wav.field - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/VBV2/IW6POWNT/F8YVBV2IW6POWNT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/VBV2/IW6POWNT/F8YVBV2IW6POWNT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/VBV2/IW6POWNT/F8YVBV2IW6POWNT.SMALL.jpg Tommy Haddock wav.field is a public listening and meditative sound space, as part of the Market Street Prototyping Festival. The gently screened shelter offers a lightly-removed environment where an immersive soundscape plays original compositions along morning-afternoon-night. Speakers perched from 6 surrounding...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:15:04 PST
Make Your Own Split Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Split-Keyboard/
Make Your Own Split Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/IB8A/IW6PQ65A/F2UIB8AIW6PQ65A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/IB8A/IW6PQ65A/F2UIB8AIW6PQ65A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/IB8A/IW6PQ65A/F2UIB8AIW6PQ65A.SMALL.jpg Fungineers What is this all about?This is a project to make your own split keyboard; but why do I need one, you ask?Well, “ergonomics” seems to be the buzz word nowadays, from standing desks, to ergo chairs, it’s all about minimizing health risks during the time you spend in front of a computer screen.Your eve...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:09:49 PST
Drawing Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-Plotter/
Drawing Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SMALL.jpg TheSuperSewcio. Welcome to my Instructable!Please, if you like it vote for me in the contest!Here I'll show you how to make 2 axis, gcode controlled drawing plotter.I've already made a delta 3D printer which is awesome, the only thing that wasn't made by me was the Arduino program. This program was very long and co...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:00:45 PST
Arduino Wireless Fireworks System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wireless-Fireworks-System/
Arduino Wireless Fireworks System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/G67X/IW6PPPMA/F7EG67XIW6PPPMA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/G67X/IW6PPPMA/F7EG67XIW6PPPMA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/G67X/IW6PPPMA/F7EG67XIW6PPPMA.SMALL.jpg arrantc OverviewBuild a wireless fireworks system using Arduino.The system has 5 main modules. Slats - Slats have cues and fireworks are attached to cues. PC to Slat communication - Send commands to slats to fire a specific cue. Android to Slat communication - Send commands to slats to fire a specific...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:54:47 PST
Arduino Bike Speedometer with 128 x 64 Graphics LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bike-Speedometer-With-128-X-64-Graphics-LC/
Arduino Bike Speedometer with 128 x 64 Graphics LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/486Y/IW6PQA6S/FY8486YIW6PQA6S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/486Y/IW6PQA6S/FY8486YIW6PQA6S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/486Y/IW6PQA6S/FY8486YIW6PQA6S.SMALL.jpg Shahid Khattak I build this speedometer for my own motorcycle. I am using it on my own Honda CD70 motorcycle (70CC) and it is working pretty well. The concept of this speedometer is very simple. A reed switch is used to measure the RPM of the wheel, and some mathematics is used to determine the circumference of th...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:52:43 PST
Cheap CNC Dos and Don'ts http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-CNC-Dos-and-Donts/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:51:13 PST
Mk4 Coil Gun 6-Stage 3D Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Mk4-6-Stage-3D-Printed/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:48:01 PST
Vintage Intercom Re-purposing http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Intercom-Re-purposing/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:34:12 PST
"Mom Is Coming"2--Make a WiFi-Mesh Notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Mom-Is-Coming2-Make-a-WiFi-Mesh-Notifier/
"Mom Is Coming"2--Make a WiFi-Mesh Notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/FKY5/IW6PQM5S/FWSFKY5IW6PQM5S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/FKY5/IW6PQM5S/FWSFKY5IW6PQM5S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/FKY5/IW6PQM5S/FWSFKY5IW6PQM5S.SMALL.jpg lspoplove I think not everyone is interested in using WiFi mesh technology.But it is really easy to use WiFi mesh technology with ESP8266.Support 87 WiFi devices and 100m distance will be a big advantage for ESP8266.You can have a look at this introduction: ESP Mesh.Today I use D-duino-B and X-8266 exchange...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 06:38:59 PST
PANDA 2- 100% SUPPORT-FREE DUST SEPARATION VACUUM CLEANER http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-2-100-SUPPORT-FREE-DUST-SEPARATION-VACUUM-CL/
PANDA 2- 100% SUPPORT-FREE DUST SEPARATION VACUUM CLEANER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/F1PT/IW6PSV65/FZ5F1PTIW6PSV65.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/F1PT/IW6PSV65/FZ5F1PTIW6PSV65.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/F1PT/IW6PSV65/FZ5F1PTIW6PSV65.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 PANDA2 INTRODUCTIONYes, it is 100% support free for every part of the assembly, it is a thoughtful and considerate project that does not require you to get into any extra works and time getting rid of supports which eventually leads to those ugly marks on your product. Then what's so special about t...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 04:53:35 PST
Light Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ball/
Light Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZEQ9/IW6PQDAF/FHFZEQ9IW6PQDAF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZEQ9/IW6PQDAF/FHFZEQ9IW6PQDAF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/ZEQ9/IW6PQDAF/FHFZEQ9IW6PQDAF.SMALL.jpg SabrinaJ20 This light ball is an easy and cheap decoration to make that is perfect for any occasion; christmas, easter, a party or just a funky decoration for your home.You will need:Cups (amount depends on size of cup)DrillLightsStaplerStaplesString Drill Holes in cups Drill a hole to snuggly fit in the li...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 03:37:07 PST
3D Printer Coin/Pen Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-CoinPen-Holder/
3D Printer Coin/Pen Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/PCQQ/IW6PMZ5D/F0TPCQQIW6PMZ5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/PCQQ/IW6PMZ5D/F0TPCQQIW6PMZ5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/PCQQ/IW6PMZ5D/F0TPCQQIW6PMZ5D.SMALL.jpg Bircho The project came about after scrolling through Facebook and seeing a similar product being advertised. I thought it would be a nice little project which would be good to share with the Instructables world. Coin/Pen holder is designed for AUD currency, although changes can be made to support others i...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 23:34:22 PST
Simon Says Arduino-compatible Soldering Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Says-Arduino-compatible-Soldering-Kit/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:52:04 PST
KOROBOT working with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/KOROBOT-Working-With-Arduino/
KOROBOT working with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ZM7I/IW6PQ0Y9/F09ZM7IIW6PQ0Y9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ZM7I/IW6PQ0Y9/F09ZM7IIW6PQ0Y9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F09/ZM7I/IW6PQ0Y9/F09ZM7IIW6PQ0Y9.SMALL.jpg 明和自動車 KOROBOT working with ArduinoThis is a rolling robot.I call it KOROBOT.KOROKORO means rolling in Japanese.I made by being inspired by the following robot.Attiny Canbot:http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:965449This uses a stepper motor driver and Arduino. The stepping motor uses 28BYJ-48. The stepping m...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:47:25 PST
Testing Chinese AD/DA Data Acquisition Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Testing-Chinese-ADDA-Data-Acquisition-Module/
Testing Chinese AD/DA Data Acquisition Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/YBD6/IW6POW2B/F5IYBD6IW6POW2B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/YBD6/IW6POW2B/F5IYBD6IW6POW2B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/YBD6/IW6POW2B/F5IYBD6IW6POW2B.SMALL.jpg GandaU Recently, I bought cheap Altera board and a data acquisition board A/D D/A from Ali express module from two different stores. These boards are cheap yet not pin compatible to each other. They came with samples and manuals. Reading this manual in Chinese caused me headache :). Yet with the help of g...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 20:35:11 PST