Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:51:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Little Miss Sunshine http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Miss-Sunshine/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:38:21 PDT
Backpack Anti-Theft Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Anti-Theft-Alarm/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:09:52 PDT
LED Lego Light Saber http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lego-Light-Saber/
LED Lego Light Saber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/ST6W/HZL3PSZ3/FGEST6WHZL3PSZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/ST6W/HZL3PSZ3/FGEST6WHZL3PSZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/ST6W/HZL3PSZ3/FGEST6WHZL3PSZ3.SMALL.jpg AndrewOeltmann Parts and things needed. Drill tiny hole thru saber handle Light and battery take LED light from any cheap toy. Take tiny battery from some cheap toy, the smaller the better. This one fits nicely onto a lego "backpack" Super glue blue LED into bottom of saber handle. The hole is to simply...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 13:26:39 PDT
Repurposing my Laser CNC into a multi-mount CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-my-Laser-CNC-into-a-multi-mount-CNC/
Repurposing my Laser CNC into a multi-mount CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/8RC6/HZL3NT2G/FMP8RC6HZL3NT2G.SMALL.jpg john1a Hello. I jumped in the CNC world last October and I have been a passionate enthusiast since... I often watch videos of DIY CNCs and experiment with new things. My first CNC project (highly recommend to take a look) was quite a success (but had a few issues) and this made me think that I need to try ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:11:28 PDT
RFID access system http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-access-system/
RFID access system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/ZMFJ/HZL3NGTX/FRFZMFJHZL3NGTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/ZMFJ/HZL3NGTX/FRFZMFJHZL3NGTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/ZMFJ/HZL3NGTX/FRFZMFJHZL3NGTX.SMALL.jpg Kale_3d In this instructable I will show you how to make an arduino powered RFID access system that can be easily modified to fit the needs of any project. Before we get in to the build let me explain the technology behind the RFID reader and tags. In case you don't know already RFID stands for Radio Freque...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:55:30 PDT
How to improve a cassette to MP3 conveter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-improve-a-cassette-to-MP3-conveter/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:42:48 PDT
CMD Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/CMD-Tricks-102/
CMD Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/PESV/HZL3M4MT/FY7PESVHZL3M4MT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/PESV/HZL3M4MT/FY7PESVHZL3M4MT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/PESV/HZL3M4MT/FY7PESVHZL3M4MT.SMALL.jpg The One and Only Ruler Recently I posted another CMD (command prompt) About a star wars IV trick so I decided to post some more.CMD is a handy tool to transport files, copy, delete and more.Well that may get boring so I've decided to show the more interesting stuff. Help command Need help? heres the one for you!So ther...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:54:48 PDT
Making leather saddle for your dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-leather-saddle-for-your-dragon/
Making leather saddle for your dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/5Y2F/HY8IN64S/FGI5Y2FHY8IN64S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/5Y2F/HY8IN64S/FGI5Y2FHY8IN64S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGI/5Y2F/HY8IN64S/FGI5Y2FHY8IN64S.SMALL.jpg bobes360 Here is an instructable on how to make awesome leather saddle for your dragon. If you want to see how to make this dragon click http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Paper-Dragon-Safira/. It's the best thing I have ever done and I'm very proud of it so please check it out. Step 1 : Thinking Firs...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:02:49 PDT
WHITE BOARD http://www.instructables.com/id/WHITE-BOARD/
WHITE BOARD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/DG9P/HZL3KQ98/FF1DG9PHZL3KQ98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/DG9P/HZL3KQ98/FF1DG9PHZL3KQ98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/DG9P/HZL3KQ98/FF1DG9PHZL3KQ98.SMALL.jpg AHSAN2000 THIS IS VERY SIMPLE TO BUILD THIS TYPE OF WHITE BOARD....LETS MAKE YOU WILL NEED: YOU WILL NEED AN LONG WALL PAPER...PURE WHITE AS SHOWN IN PICTUREA PLASTIC SHEETA TAPEHELPER START: TAPE THE SHEET ON TO THE WALLPAPER,AS SHOWN IN STEP LAST STEP: NOW IT IS READY TO USE AND YOU CAN ALSO PLASE ...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:40:48 PDT
Cheap and reliable remote control fan regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-reliable-remote-control-fan-regulator/
Cheap and reliable remote control fan regulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/BVKV/HZL3L00K/FZ4BVKVHZL3L00K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/BVKV/HZL3L00K/FZ4BVKVHZL3L00K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/BVKV/HZL3L00K/FZ4BVKVHZL3L00K.SMALL.jpg harishh Hi, I am new to Instructables, I hope my mini project will be appreciated by many as this is economical and reliable and easy to built. I am a beginner to this electronic field. I always like to do small electronic projects with less investment which relates to practical appliances.This project pr...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:28:48 PDT
How to Make a NiMH, NiCd Battery Charger Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-NiMH-NiCd-Battery-Charger-Circuit/
How to Make a NiMH, NiCd Battery Charger Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MBS0/HZJOTILF/FAFMBS0HZJOTILF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MBS0/HZJOTILF/FAFMBS0HZJOTILF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MBS0/HZJOTILF/FAFMBS0HZJOTILF.SMALL.jpg AHSAN2000 A single state-of-the-art chip, a transistor and a few otherinexpensive passive components are the only materials required for making this outstanding, self regulating, over charge controlled, automatic NiMH, NiCd battery charger circuit. Let’s study the whole operation explained in the article.Refe...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:07:08 PDT
Li-Ion Battery Charger Circuit Using IC 555 http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-Ion-Battery-Charger-Circuit-Using-IC-555/
Li-Ion Battery Charger Circuit Using IC 555 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/UZ1Q/HZJOTIZ7/F09UZ1QHZJOTIZ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/UZ1Q/HZJOTIZ7/F09UZ1QHZJOTIZ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/UZ1Q/HZJOTIZ7/F09UZ1QHZJOTIZ7.SMALL.jpg AHSAN2000 The following post explains a straightforward yet precise Li-Ion battery charger circuit using the ubiquitous IC 555.A Li-ion battery as we all know needs to be charged under controlled conditions, if it's charged with ordinary means could lead to damage or even explosion of the battery.Basically Li...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:05:59 PDT
IR RECIEVER \ REMOTE TESTER http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-RECIEVER-REMOTE-TESTER/
IR RECIEVER \ REMOTE TESTER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/SR4H/HZJO9PV2/FLFSR4HHZJO9PV2.SMALL.jpg AHSAN2000 THIS REMOTE CONTROL WORK VERY WELL. YOU CAN TEST IT.HOPE YOU FUN WITH IT.LETS MAKE IT... MATERIALS: 1 x BC547 TRANSISTOR1 x 10UF CAPACITER1 x IR RECIEVER1 x BREAD BOARD1 x JUMPER WIRES1 x 9V BATTERY1 x 9V BATTERY CONNECTOR1 x 4.7K RESISTOR1 x 470 OHM RESISTOR1 x LED (Any Colour). CIRCUIT SCHEMA...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:59:31 PDT
League of Legends - Riven Sword Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/League-of-Legends-Riven-Sword-Prop/
League of Legends - Riven Sword Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/Q33S/HZJOT91J/FQKQ33SHZJOT91J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/Q33S/HZJOT91J/FQKQ33SHZJOT91J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/Q33S/HZJOT91J/FQKQ33SHZJOT91J.SMALL.jpg nickneubrand Over the summer I wanted a project to work on. I decided to make a roughly scale version of Riven's sword from the game League of Legends. This has slight modifications from the actual art that exists. I took the design from the "Redeemed Riven" skin to make this. The sword stands 6 feet tall and we...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:45:58 PDT
3D printer heated bed temperature Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printer-heated-bed-temperature-Controller/
3D printer heated bed temperature Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/OP77/HZL3KP5W/FQCOP77HZL3KP5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/OP77/HZL3KP5W/FQCOP77HZL3KP5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/OP77/HZL3KP5W/FQCOP77HZL3KP5W.SMALL.jpg Hiv0ltage This is the 3D print bed heat controller I am going to show you how to make. Schematic I found a good circuit for a 555 PWM controller and modified it.Here is the part list:1. 555 Timer you can get from Radio Shack2. IRF8714 This is a MOSFET so handle it carefully it is static sensitive. Its used...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 04:06:22 PDT
Compact R/C Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Compact-RC-Outlet/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 23:55:48 PDT
To do http://www.instructables.com/id/To-do-1-2/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSS/PDIB/HZJOT5O2/FSSPDIBHZJOT5O2.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSS/PDIB/HZJOT5O2/FSSPDIBHZJOT5O2.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSS/PDIB/HZJOT5O2/FSSPDIBHZJOT5O2.SMALL.jpg PaigeD stuff Lego Time Lapse Dolly Adirondack Deck Chair Simple Backyard Wind Turbine Arduino Controlled Solar Fountain A Desktop Bag Toss: Build it with Few Tools Computer table Doggy Lamp/Desk Organizer Keyboard/Sudoku Rubik's Cube...dead computer contest
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:24:02 PDT
Robot Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Bottle-Opener/
Robot Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NQ9G/HZJOSZZI/FE2NQ9GHZJOSZZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NQ9G/HZJOSZZI/FE2NQ9GHZJOSZZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/NQ9G/HZJOSZZI/FE2NQ9GHZJOSZZI.SMALL.jpg Onyx Ibex This whole project started with a dead robot that we wanted to bring back to life. If I've learned anything from Bender, its that there is no better way to rejuvenate a robot than to have it open some beer bottles.The task of controlling a robot to have it interact with specifically shaped objects a...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:49:24 PDT
Simulated Fireworks Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Simulated-Fireworks-Wheel/
Simulated Fireworks Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/MQOY/HZJOSQ9P/F16MQOYHZJOSQ9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/MQOY/HZJOSQ9P/F16MQOYHZJOSQ9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/MQOY/HZJOSQ9P/F16MQOYHZJOSQ9P.SMALL.jpg DGW This Instructable is about how to make wheel that throws sparks like a large fireworks pinwheel but it doesn't use any powders or fireworks. Depending on how the laws are written in your area this may or may not be defined as a firework. The science behind it is the oxidation of finely divided iron ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 20:18:50 PDT
Wirelessly Connect Arduino to OpenFrameworks via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Wirelessly-Connect-Arduino-to-OpenFrameworks-via-B/
Wirelessly Connect Arduino to OpenFrameworks via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9JH9/HZJOCFNZ/F179JH9HZJOCFNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9JH9/HZJOCFNZ/F179JH9HZJOCFNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9JH9/HZJOCFNZ/F179JH9HZJOCFNZ.SMALL.jpg Snax_and_Macs This instructable will cover how to connect adafruit's BlueFruit to the arduino and then establish a line of communication with OpenFrameworks. For the purpose of this guide we are just using a photoresistor to show how you can recieve information from the arduino into OF, but you could use any sens...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 19:57:46 PDT
How to Write a Good Electronics Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-Good-Electronics-Instructable/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 19:27:51 PDT
Wordclock http://www.instructables.com/id/Wordclock/
Wordclock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/KEC9/HZJOBQBU/FW1KEC9HZJOBQBU.SMALL.jpg wouterdevinck Ever since first seeing QLOCKTWO by Biegert & Funk a couple of years ago, I have wanted a word clock on my living room wall. The original, however, somewhat exceeds my yearly clock budget, so I started looking for alternatives.The internet is riddled with DIY and commercial versions of this type of ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:32:05 PDT
World Clock in German using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Clock-in-German-using-Arduino/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:23:00 PDT
The Ultimate DIY Guide for Quadcopters http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-DIY-Guide-for-Quadcopters-1/
The Ultimate DIY Guide for Quadcopters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/HMIU/HZJOLSCE/FXNHMIUHZJOLSCE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/HMIU/HZJOLSCE/FXNHMIUHZJOLSCE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/HMIU/HZJOLSCE/FXNHMIUHZJOLSCE.SMALL.jpg madminor Over the past few years, radio controlled quadcopters have been becoming ever more popular. Unlike Helicopters, They are much more stable, and can lift a bigger load. You can add DSLR's for aerial photos, or make it totally autonomous, with pre-planned flight missions. In this instructable, I'm...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 15:55:13 PDT
Levitating VINCENT http://www.instructables.com/id/Levitating-VINCENT/
Levitating VINCENT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/B2SB/HZJO7HB1/F9NB2SBHZJO7HB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/B2SB/HZJO7HB1/F9NB2SBHZJO7HB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/B2SB/HZJO7HB1/F9NB2SBHZJO7HB1.SMALL.jpg jedii72 I saw Kludge77's levitating Tardis and realized I had to try the same thing. Kludge77 did a great job of taking a step-by-step of how to use a magnetic field to keep an object suspended, so I will not detract from his work. I'll just summarize. However, essentially, you take two powerful magnets and...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 15:44:59 PDT
Motion Controlled Ultrasonic Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Controlled-Ultrasonic-Lamp/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:19:14 PDT
Military Challenge Coin Showcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Military-Challenge-Coin-Showcase/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:35:28 PDT
HTML http://www.instructables.com/id/HTML-1/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:07:49 PDT
Raspberry Pi Ipad http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Ipad/
Raspberry Pi Ipad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/21SB/HZJOEFCZ/F1O21SBHZJOEFCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/21SB/HZJOEFCZ/F1O21SBHZJOEFCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/21SB/HZJOEFCZ/F1O21SBHZJOEFCZ.SMALL.jpg leadzeplin This is a completely awesome project. It is a home made Ipad That costs less the $100! You need very little programming skills. If you want a cheap Ipad and you love making things this is the project for you! Please vote for me in the competitions. Hardware Materials: Raspberry PiSane Smart 7" in...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 12:03:49 PDT
How To Change Your Batteries In Xbox 360 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-Your-Batteries-In-Xbox-360-Controlle/
How To Change Your Batteries In Xbox 360 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QN2Z/HZJO7CMQ/FW4QN2ZHZJO7CMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QN2Z/HZJO7CMQ/FW4QN2ZHZJO7CMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/QN2Z/HZJO7CMQ/FW4QN2ZHZJO7CMQ.SMALL.jpg shookets Having trouble changing your batteries in your controller then this is for youThis is all part of my techno-fobe season starting from 30/8/14-25/12/14 if you need any help say something in the comments Remove The Case On the back of the controller there is lump type thing with a button on top hol...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 11:14:08 PDT
10 minute, cheap, portable cooler A/C http://www.instructables.com/id/10-minute-cheap-portable-cooler-AC/
10 minute, cheap, portable cooler A/C - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/08YH/HZJO6338/F9Q08YHHZJO6338.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/08YH/HZJO6338/F9Q08YHHZJO6338.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/08YH/HZJO6338/F9Q08YHHZJO6338.SMALL.jpg mkchronos Here is our instructable for a very inexpensive and very quick portable A/C made out of a Styrofoam cooler. I did this project with my 4 year old daughter after we had seen some of the other home-made Air Condition (A/C) units and she asked it we could make one. The challenge we put forth though, ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:59:41 PDT
Attiny85 RF Transmitter to Arduino Uno Receiver (Manchester library /w Arduino 1.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny85-RF-Transmitter-to-Arduino-Uno-Receiver-Ma/
Attiny85 RF Transmitter to Arduino Uno Receiver (Manchester library /w Arduino 1.0) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/T5II/HZJO733W/FD1T5IIHZJO733W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/T5II/HZJO733W/FD1T5IIHZJO733W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/T5II/HZJO733W/FD1T5IIHZJO733W.SMALL.jpg finlander912 For this project you will need:Arduino UnoAttiny85315 Mhz Transmitter315 Mhz Receiver10uF CapacitorBread BoardBread Board Jumper CablesWire Jumper Cables Download Arduino Software, Attiny Support, and Manchester Radio Library The Arduino software can be found at this link:http://arduino.cc/en/Mai...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:22:13 PDT
Arduino Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Projects-1-2-3-4-5-6/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FF8/TFT7/HZJOBBAH/FF8TFT7HZJOBBAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FF8/TFT7/HZJOBBAH/FF8TFT7HZJOBBAH.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FF8/TFT7/HZJOBBAH/FF8TFT7HZJOBBAH.SMALL.jpg AmitabhS Arduino based projects DIY Smart Home Automation using Android TEA5767 FM Radio Breakout Board for Arduino Use TEA5767 FM Module to Create an Arduino based FM Radio Shower Monitor Arduino with LCD display Augmented Water
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:15:51 PDT
Hackgyver weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Hackgyver-weather-station/
Hackgyver weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/57N7/HZJOA0NA/FKX57N7HZJOA0NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/57N7/HZJOA0NA/FKX57N7HZJOA0NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/57N7/HZJOA0NA/FKX57N7HZJOA0NA.SMALL.jpg Xylit0l Since some time on my hackerspace, one of our member (futex) made a weather station with a Raspberry Pi.After viewing his work i had the idea of making one but instead of using an RPi as plateform i've focused my work on Arduino, my weather station collect: Temperature Humidity Room brig...
By: Xylit0l

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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 09:27:57 PDT
FIX A FRIED ESC! http://www.instructables.com/id/FIX-A-FRIED-ESC/
FIX A FRIED ESC! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/OALT/HZI9B8L9/F8DOALTHZI9B8L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/OALT/HZI9B8L9/F8DOALTHZI9B8L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/OALT/HZI9B8L9/F8DOALTHZI9B8L9.SMALL.jpg pawanvs99 Having Crashes are fun! But having an ESC to blow up during flight is not fun at all especially if its on a multirotor! What are FETs?FET is a short form of mosfetFet. FETs in an esc is just an electronic switch which switches voltages between the three wires which causes the motor to turn. what oft...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 08:42:22 PDT
Mindflex EEG with raw data over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Mindflex-EEG-with-raw-data-over-Bluetooth/
Mindflex EEG with raw data over Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/QRVR/HZI92E1N/FQ9QRVRHZI92E1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/QRVR/HZI92E1N/FQ9QRVRHZI92E1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/QRVR/HZI92E1N/FQ9QRVRHZI92E1N.SMALL.jpg arpruss The Mindflex (and Mindflex Duel--the relevant hardware is supposed to be the same) toy lets you control the height of a ball with mental concentration. I will explain how to attach a $10 Bluetooth-to-TTL-serial HC-06 module to make this into a full-functioned Bluetooth EEG headset with raw data out...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 07:01:11 PDT
Arduino Wireless Mailbox Detector Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Arduino-Wireless-Mailbox-Detector-Device/
Arduino Wireless Mailbox Detector Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/8FVQ/HZI97F6V/FQ28FVQHZI97F6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/8FVQ/HZI97F6V/FQ28FVQHZI97F6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/8FVQ/HZI97F6V/FQ28FVQHZI97F6V.SMALL.jpg 1Serg If you are anything like me, you look forward to the mailbox arriving like a kid nervously waiting for his presents on Christmas Eve. Since the time my mailbox arrives is not always consistent, I checked my mail multiple times a day. To solve this problem, I created a wireless sensor that tells you ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:49:25 PDT
1 ChaOs(c); a very primitive $10 1 channel oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/1-ChaOsc-a-very-primitive-10-1-channel-oscilloscop/
1 ChaOs(c); a very primitive $10 1 channel oscilloscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/TR71/HZIHCNP3/F4KTR71HZIHCNP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/TR71/HZIHCNP3/F4KTR71HZIHCNP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/TR71/HZIHCNP3/F4KTR71HZIHCNP3.SMALL.jpg middelbh I always wanted to have a simple oscilloscope, but like many colleague hackers the budget did not allow for it.Finally (at Banggood) I found a 1.8" TFT display, and with an Arduino Pro Mini, 5 * 1kOhm resistors, some simple switches and some Arduino programming I now have a very, very basic 1 channe...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:29:23 PDT
Stand for Freetronics Dot Matrix Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-for-Freetronics-Dot-Matrix-Display/
Stand for Freetronics Dot Matrix Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/0836/HZJO4Y6H/FAK0836HZJO4Y6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/0836/HZJO4Y6H/FAK0836HZJO4Y6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/0836/HZJO4Y6H/FAK0836HZJO4Y6H.SMALL.jpg switch62 I had bought a couple of the Freetronics Dot Matrix Displays (DMD) last year but found them unwieldy when trying to use them. It wasn't a problem with programming the Arduino for the DMD. It was their physical size on my desk and that they were always face down, I was worried that something might ...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:21:16 PDT
Easy water overflow control switch(No IC no MCU) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-water-overflow-control-switch-1/
Easy water overflow control switch(No IC no MCU) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HD1A/HZL3LTWG/FPDHD1AHZL3LTWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HD1A/HZL3LTWG/FPDHD1AHZL3LTWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/HD1A/HZL3LTWG/FPDHD1AHZL3LTWG.SMALL.jpg sureshmali Hi, I wanted to build a simple circuit, no IC's no MCU's. So here what I have got. What do I needMagnetic float switch.12v Relay to handle 220v 30A.Buzzer 1.2-12VIN4001 or IN4007 Diode.9V BatteryHow do I make itWARNING: This circuit involves 220V AC. Please use at your own risk.Install the float swi...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 04:44:18 PDT
iPhone/Smartphone DIY Powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhoneSmartphone-DIY-Powerbank/
iPhone/Smartphone DIY Powerbank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/CXXE/HZIHC7A7/FMQCXXEHZIHC7A7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/CXXE/HZIHC7A7/FMQCXXEHZIHC7A7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/CXXE/HZIHC7A7/FMQCXXEHZIHC7A7.SMALL.jpg rodski 12"x12" Flexiglass Clear in 5mm thicknesXacto knifeScoring BladeSoldering Iron 30wSoldering LeadsRed & Black wires ( for electronic)GlueGunElect TapeMighty Bond (quickdry epoxy)PencilRulerVinyl floor tiles (new) 1pc only-i used excess spare from other projects made before.USB step up pcb 3.7 to 5v d...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 02:09:42 PDT
DIY LED Book Reading Lamp and Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Book-Reading-Lamp-and-Torch/
DIY LED Book Reading Lamp and Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/LDWT/HZIHCHSY/F2KLDWTHZIHCHSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/LDWT/HZIHCHSY/F2KLDWTHZIHCHSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/LDWT/HZIHCHSY/F2KLDWTHZIHCHSY.SMALL.jpg TannyPB Hey everyone! In this instructable I'll show you how to make your own DIY Reading Lamp, that you can mount on the book you're reading. This lamp is handy if you want to read a book in a car or in the dark without disturbing anyone else. This lamp is bright enough to illuminate both pages of the book...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 01:47:03 PDT
Soundwave Portable Electronics Workstaion http://www.instructables.com/id/Soundwave-Portable-Electronics-Workstaion/
Soundwave Portable Electronics Workstaion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/1CGJ/HZIHC3YB/F151CGJHZIHC3YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/1CGJ/HZIHC3YB/F151CGJHZIHC3YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/1CGJ/HZIHC3YB/F151CGJHZIHC3YB.SMALL.jpg Tez_Gelmir As most who know me would know, I like to keep my shed neat & tidy, so the idea of building a self-contained electronics workstation is very appealing. Plus I'm often fixing other peoples stuff so the portability helps.If anyone would like any of the following hit me up & I'll post them:Detail CAD...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:01:15 PDT
Yet Another Edge-Lit LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-Edge-Lit-LED-Sign/
Yet Another Edge-Lit LED Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/DQJZ/HZI9AS8H/F40DQJZHZI9AS8H.SMALL.jpg Chimera Dragonfang There are kind of a lot of them. But then, everybody does like glowing things, yes? Yes, of course they do. Things that glow are awesome.I needed a project. I felt that the Bergen hackerspace needed a cool sign. Karlmag shared that opinion. Thus it was only logical that we team up to build one.Skill...
By: Chimera Dragonfang

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:42:19 PDT
SPLat EC1 based AA and AAA battery tester with bar graph http://www.instructables.com/id/SPLat-EC1-based-AA-and-AAA-battery-tester-with-bar/
SPLat EC1 based AA and AAA battery tester with bar graph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/YBSE/HZI9B44S/F8ZYBSEHZI9B44S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/YBSE/HZI9B44S/F8ZYBSEHZI9B44S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/YBSE/HZI9B44S/F8ZYBSEHZI9B44S.SMALL.jpg kf7oor A simple and easy to program AA battery tester that can test all 1.5V batteries and can be re-programmed to test up to 3.3V batteries!Parts:1 LED common cathode bar graph or equivalent 1.8V forward voltage and 10mA per LED (I use multiple rectangular leds glued together and negatives soldered togeth...
By: kf7oor

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:57:47 PDT
The Pill Reminder http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pill-Reminder/
The Pill Reminder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/JF4Z/HZIHBNZY/FSLJF4ZHZIHBNZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/JF4Z/HZIHBNZY/FSLJF4ZHZIHBNZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/JF4Z/HZIHBNZY/FSLJF4ZHZIHBNZY.SMALL.jpg jschrempp Back in January 2014 I was at a meetup of Baby Boomer Makers at TechShop in San Carlos, California. We were going around the table, each taking a turn to talk about projects we'd like to do. Bob spoke up to describe a problem his elderly mother was having - she couldn't remember to take her medicine...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:29:01 PDT
RC M48A3 Patton tank http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-M48A3-Patton-tank/
RC M48A3 Patton tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QPA4/HZI97TAF/FIMQPA4HZI97TAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QPA4/HZI97TAF/FIMQPA4HZI97TAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QPA4/HZI97TAF/FIMQPA4HZI97TAF.SMALL.jpg Greedymonkey Hello comrades,What you see here is a hand crafted and fully functional model of the M48A3 Patton main battle tank. As you may know, a fully functional tank can move, turn its turret, aim, and fire. This RC model can also perform these functions. Apart from functional properties, the RC tank also ha...
By: Greedymonkey

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:36:47 PDT
Deadbug an SMD ATTiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadbug-an-SMD-ATTiny85/
Deadbug an SMD ATTiny85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/AE10/HZI90PPF/FTOAE10HZI90PPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/AE10/HZI90PPF/FTOAE10HZI90PPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/AE10/HZI90PPF/FTOAE10HZI90PPF.SMALL.jpg rpotts2 Steps to deadbug an SMD chip Prep the wire. Get the thinnest wire you can find and stretch it on a Helping Hand tool. Tin that as best you can. Position the chip Okay, as you can see, I am past the first set of legs here. What I have done is line up the wire as horizontal as I could, then wi...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:21:46 PDT
How to know a fake 18650 battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-know-a-fake-18650-battery/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:15:24 PDT
How to transform a foam glider into a simple Rc using readily available materials http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-a-foam-glider-into-a-simple-Rc-us/
How to transform a foam glider into a simple Rc using readily available materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/KZKH/HZIHAJ7N/FH1KZKHHZIHAJ7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/KZKH/HZIHAJ7N/FH1KZKHHZIHAJ7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/KZKH/HZIHAJ7N/FH1KZKHHZIHAJ7N.SMALL.jpg RcDesign The Goal:This is a (Hopefully) simple and easy guide to make, prepare, and fly a homemade RC (remote controlled) airplane. This is a glider type aircraft with no onboard propulsion and two control surfaces. On this airplane you will be able to control the plane's pitch (up and down) and it's yaw (le...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:06:35 PDT