Instructables: exploring - technology http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:18:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Reverse Engineering Smart Bluetooth Low Energy Devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Engineering-Smart-Bluetooth-Low-Energy-Dev/
Reverse Engineering Smart Bluetooth Low Energy Devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/B44C/J6FYUG8Y/F5ZB44CJ6FYUG8Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/B44C/J6FYUG8Y/F5ZB44CJ6FYUG8Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/B44C/J6FYUG8Y/F5ZB44CJ6FYUG8Y.SMALL.jpg iAyanPahwa As an IoT enthusiast and night time security researcher, it always intrigues me, how easy our lives have become with IoT applications which we use on daily basis intuitively, and this scratches that part of my brain which always wanted to see what's going on deep down inside, from using a mobile app...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:57:47 PDT
TMP36 + LCD + Arduino: Indoor Temperature Monitor and Display http://www.instructables.com/id/TMP36-LCD-Arduino-Indoor-Temperature-Monitor-and-D/
TMP36 + LCD + Arduino: Indoor Temperature Monitor and Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/NA41/J6FYUQC1/FTFNA41J6FYUQC1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/NA41/J6FYUQC1/FTFNA41J6FYUQC1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTF/NA41/J6FYUQC1/FTFNA41J6FYUQC1.SMALL.jpg UnicornClockworks Hello World!I'm Unicorn Clockworks and I'm back with another instructables. Here, we will make a temperature indicator and display using the TMP36 IC. This is a very cheap and accurate temperature sensor -- about 2 bucks (CAD). This can be used both indoor and outdoor, but I'm focusing on indoor app...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:31:46 PDT
Iron Man Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-13/
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:19:47 PDT
E-Paper Weather Display with Photon and IFTTT http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Paper-Weather-Display-With-Photon-and-IFTTT/
E-Paper Weather Display with Photon and IFTTT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7JX7/J6FYUOG0/FIM7JX7J6FYUOG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7JX7/J6FYUOG0/FIM7JX7J6FYUOG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/7JX7/J6FYUOG0/FIM7JX7J6FYUOG0.SMALL.jpg AlexFW If you have an E-Reader such as a Barnes & Noble NOOK or an Amazon Kindle then you're already familiar with e-paper. The e-paper display on your e-reader is what allows you to read it in direct sunlight without any glare. However, you also know that the e-paper screen takes a really long time to upd...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:15:54 PDT
Make a Burglar Alarm Device With Micro:bit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Burglar-Alarm-Device-With-Microbit/
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:29:05 PDT
Raspberry Pi Meteor Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Meteor-Station/
Raspberry Pi Meteor Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F97/Y0BZ/J6FYUDMA/F97Y0BZJ6FYUDMA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F97/Y0BZ/J6FYUDMA/F97Y0BZJ6FYUDMA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F97/Y0BZ/J6FYUDMA/F97Y0BZJ6FYUDMA.SMALL.jpg PKukic The goal of this tutorial is for you to build a fully functioning meteor detection video camera which you will be able to use later on for meteor detection and observations. The materials used will be relatively cheap, and can be easily bought in your local tech store. Requirements and Materials ...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:08:58 PDT
Sending Data From Arduino to Python Via USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Sending-Data-From-Arduino-to-Python-Via-USB/
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 05:57:05 PDT
Simon Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Game-1/
Simon Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/RPOB/J6FYTLJN/F0VRPOBJ6FYTLJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/RPOB/J6FYTLJN/F0VRPOBJ6FYTLJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/RPOB/J6FYTLJN/F0VRPOBJ6FYTLJN.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Simon is an electronic game of memory skill. The device creates a series of tones and lights and requires a user to repeat the series. If the user succeeds the series becomes progressively longer and more complex. Once the user fails, the game is over.Let's get started and see how can we make our Si...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 05:03:40 PDT
Binocular Solar Filters http://www.instructables.com/id/Binocular-Solar-Filters/
Binocular Solar Filters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/K8K8/J6FYTBQD/F1QK8K8J6FYTBQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/K8K8/J6FYTBQD/F1QK8K8J6FYTBQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/K8K8/J6FYTBQD/F1QK8K8J6FYTBQD.SMALL.jpg jimustanguitar With the upcoming solar eclipse, I decided to add a set of solar filters to my astronomy binocular rig. My binoculars are a 12x70 set, which means that they magnify 12x and have a 70mm objective lens. Most binoculars have a 50mm objective lens, so it is more difficult to find filters and accessories...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:05:04 PDT
Small Generator 230 V Using 2 Spheres http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Generator-230-V-Using-2-Spheres/
Small Generator 230 V Using 2 Spheres - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/47YJ/J6FYTG50/F7847YJJ6FYTG50.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/47YJ/J6FYTG50/F7847YJJ6FYTG50.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/47YJ/J6FYTG50/F7847YJJ6FYTG50.SMALL.jpg sciencetoolbar small generator 230 V using 2 spheres lighting 7 W bulb 230 V E 27 socket. Materials and operations Materials :1. 5 V dc motor inside electric cars2. external battery 5.1 V3. coil iron-less ( inside syncronous motor 230 V - A4 laminators and microwaves)4. neodymium magnet sphere 26 mm 5. neodymi...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:27:24 PDT
Magic Mirror ( Voice Controlled Mirror ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Mirror-Voice-Controlled-Mirror-/
Magic Mirror ( Voice Controlled Mirror ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HJIR/J6FYTFDI/FT1HJIRJ6FYTFDI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HJIR/J6FYTFDI/FT1HJIRJ6FYTFDI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/HJIR/J6FYTFDI/FT1HJIRJ6FYTFDI.SMALL.jpg sakshamgupta What's cooler than a mirror that shows you handy information before starting your day? Adding voice controls so that you can update your calendar, play Spotify playlists, and so much more. Also, it's really awesome and futuristic. Impress your friends, family, and pets!This project is made at Makers...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:50:54 PDT
Fidget Spinner Generator 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Fidget-Spinner-Generator-2/
Fidget Spinner Generator 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/39ZB/J6FYTE31/FFE39ZBJ6FYTE31.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/39ZB/J6FYTE31/FFE39ZBJ6FYTE31.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/39ZB/J6FYTE31/FFE39ZBJ6FYTE31.SMALL.jpg sciencetoolbar Fidget spinner generator using a single neodymium disc magnet which is generating a static magnetic field and a coil iron-less from a syncronous motor 230 V Ac. Materials and Operations 1. fidget spinner with iron insertions2. neodymium disc magnet 60 mm diameter, N42, strenght aprox 22 Kg3. coi...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:25:31 PDT
How to Setup a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Setup-a-Raspberry-Pi/
How to Setup a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/VSTJ/J6FYTCE5/FQIVSTJJ6FYTCE5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/VSTJ/J6FYTCE5/FQIVSTJJ6FYTCE5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/VSTJ/J6FYTCE5/FQIVSTJJ6FYTCE5.SMALL.jpg irisrei08 Bought a new Raspberry Pi but don't know how to setup it? Don't worry setting up a Raspberry Pi is quick & simple. You can do this from start to end in less than 60 minutes. Don't trust me? Well, here's a quick step-by-step guide on how to setup a Raspberry Pi. Check it on. What all do you need?L...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:12:43 PDT
Pickle Rick IRL!! (how to Put a Screen & Speaker Inside a LITERAL Pickle) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickle-Rick-IRL-how-to-Put-a-Screen-Speaker-Inside/
Pickle Rick IRL!! (how to Put a Screen & Speaker Inside a LITERAL Pickle) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IUAN/J6FQLR0R/FZ3IUANJ6FQLR0R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IUAN/J6FQLR0R/FZ3IUANJ6FQLR0R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IUAN/J6FQLR0R/FZ3IUANJ6FQLR0R.SMALL.jpg Will Donaldson Inspired by episode 3, season 3 of Rick and Morty, I decided to make Pickle Rick IRL, this project involved squeezing an OLED and speaker, controlled by an Arduino Nano inside a pickle. Here is an exert from the episode as context for those who might be confused as to why anyone would put perfectly ...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:02:13 PDT
Make the Brutal Tender http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-the-Brutal-Tender/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:48:30 PDT
Solar Powered Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Phone-Charger-5/
Solar Powered Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7P53/J6FDZKQV/FWP7P53J6FDZKQV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7P53/J6FDZKQV/FWP7P53J6FDZKQV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/7P53/J6FDZKQV/FWP7P53J6FDZKQV.SMALL.jpg rilling.marcus have you ever been in the middle of nowhere with no power and your phone dies? well, I have a solution for you... tools-soldering iron -side cutter/ wire cuttermaterials -solder -wire- charger for device -solar panel (5v+) Cut the charging end from the usb end. Connect the wires to longe...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:23:42 PDT
Coke Bottle Wind Turbine http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Bottle-Wind-Turbine/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:11:18 PDT
Binocular and Monocular Safe Solar Viewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Binocular-and-Monocular-Safe-Solar-Viewing/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:03:09 PDT
Solar Powered Phone Charger dose not work see my other one http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Phone-Charger-4/
Solar Powered Phone Charger dose not work see my other one - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/KPAN/J6FDZ17A/FQFKPANJ6FDZ17A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/KPAN/J6FDZ17A/FQFKPANJ6FDZ17A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/KPAN/J6FDZ17A/FQFKPANJ6FDZ17A.SMALL.jpg rilling.marcus have you ever been in the middle of nowhere with no power and your phone dies? well, I have a solution for you... Tools/materals tools-soldering iron-hack saw-side cutter/ wire cutter( not pictured)materials-solder-wire-USB charging block-solar panel (5v+) Open the Charging Block Use the hack...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:48:20 PDT
ESP32/ESP8266 Weather Forecaster/Predictor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP32ESP8266-Weather-ForecasterPredictor/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:07:34 PDT
How to Repair Flashlight Switch (Fix Tailcap Switch) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-Flashlight-Switches-Fix-Tailcap-Swit/
How to Repair Flashlight Switch (Fix Tailcap Switch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/0GC2/J6CG9MBY/FW40GC2J6CG9MBY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/0GC2/J6CG9MBY/FW40GC2J6CG9MBY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/0GC2/J6CG9MBY/FW40GC2J6CG9MBY.SMALL.jpg Thulfiqar Hello, Everyone!in This Instructable, I will Share with you How to Fix the Mechanical Switch in Flashlights (this method Should Work on Most flashlights except the Old Models like Maglite ) I will demonstrate the Repair on Skywolfeye Zoomable Torchok, Let's Begin :) Gently Pull the Rubber Cap *Th...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:40:58 PDT
How to Make a Solar Eclipse Viewer - DIY Guy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Solar-Eclipse-Viewer-1/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:07:09 PDT
How to Make Your Own Designs With Silhouette Studio. Barbies Necklaces. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Designs-With-Silhouette-Studi/
How to Make Your Own Designs With Silhouette Studio. Barbies Necklaces. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A5TB/J6CG9DTR/F89A5TBJ6CG9DTR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A5TB/J6CG9DTR/F89A5TBJ6CG9DTR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/A5TB/J6CG9DTR/F89A5TBJ6CG9DTR.SMALL.jpg CraftersAndMothers If you have and electronic cutting machine (Cameo, Portrait) but only use files you buy, it can be expensive. And you won´t use it to its full potencial. What if you have an awesome idea to cut but you can´t find the file in the design store? In my opinion this tool is to use our creativity, not to ...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:03:34 PDT
Burning Bootloaders Into AVRs Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Bootloaders-Into-AVRs-Using-Arduino/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:36:42 PDT
Fix Bad Mac Address on ROKU TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Bad-Mac-Address-on-ROKU-TV/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:20:44 PDT
Arduino Digital Tube Display Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Digital-Tube-Display-Experiment/
Arduino Digital Tube Display Experiment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/S18G/J6CG8GRM/FHRS18GJ6CG8GRM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/S18G/J6CG8GRM/FHRS18GJ6CG8GRM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/S18G/J6CG8GRM/FHRS18GJ6CG8GRM.SMALL.jpg RayM81 In our latest blog "Start&End Kit: LED Drive Principle " we have learned LED drive principle about digital tube, today we are going to do an interesting experiment about Arduino digital tube with knowledge we learned in previous chapter.Note:For more funny creation, you can pay attention to : http:...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:08:11 PDT
How to Bring Tinkercad Into Your Classroom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bring-Tinkercad-Into-Your-Classroom/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:05:44 PDT
3D Printed Animatronic Puppet http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Animatronic-Puppet/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:28:07 PDT
Mini Acrylic Edge Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Acrylic-Edge-Light/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 06:32:07 PDT
Nitduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Nitduino/
Nitduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/L7DS/J6CGBU8V/F7ML7DSJ6CGBU8V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/L7DS/J6CGBU8V/F7ML7DSJ6CGBU8V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/L7DS/J6CGBU8V/F7ML7DSJ6CGBU8V.SMALL.jpg jdbwizzard Running Nitrous or NOS or what every you want to call it can seem intimidating especially after watching movies that portray that it takes you into warp drive and can blow engines. Nitrous can be ran very safe if installed correctly. First off nitrous should never be used unless under WOT (Wide open...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:44:08 PDT
LG Air Conditioner Controlled by ESP8266 / NodeMCU Board http://www.instructables.com/id/LG-Air-Conditioner-Controlled-by-ESP8266-NodeMCU-B/
LG Air Conditioner Controlled by ESP8266 / NodeMCU Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6JPI/J6CG92W8/F4X6JPIJ6CG92W8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6JPI/J6CG92W8/F4X6JPIJ6CG92W8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/6JPI/J6CG92W8/F4X6JPIJ6CG92W8.SMALL.jpg NunoS39 The story behind this projectSome summer nights are quite hot, and although I have air conditioning in my room, I can not leave it on all night ... or I wake up in the morning with a sore throat!So what if I scheduled the air conditioner to work 10-15 minutes every hour for a while? But how, if the ...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:30:05 PDT
Arduino Controlled Robot Lawnmower - Ultrasonic and RGB Sensors - Howard Taylor Robot Lawnmower - YouTube http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Lawnmower-Arduino-Controlled-Ultrsonic-and-R/
Arduino Controlled Robot Lawnmower - Ultrasonic and RGB Sensors - Howard Taylor Robot Lawnmower - YouTube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/PSJI/J6CGCD7L/F2ZPSJIJ6CGCD7L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/PSJI/J6CGCD7L/F2ZPSJIJ6CGCD7L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/PSJI/J6CGCD7L/F2ZPSJIJ6CGCD7L.SMALL.jpg HowardT4 Tired of cutting the grass... so, developed a robot lawnmower!Infinite detail on YouTube... All the Parts... Here's a description of all the partsArduino MegaMotorsUltrasound sensors RGB sensorOled displayLithium ion batteries WheelsWood Attach Wheels to Motors Attaching the wheels to the mot...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:03:24 PDT
Wooden Spoon 'Steadicam' http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Spoon-Steadicam/
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 03:55:33 PDT
HOW TO MAKE AN INFRARED CONTROLLED CAR WITH ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-AN-INFRARED-CONTROLLED-CAR-WITH-ARDUIN/
HOW TO MAKE AN INFRARED CONTROLLED CAR WITH ARDUINO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/JSUB/J6CG91IF/FM9JSUBJ6CG91IF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/JSUB/J6CG91IF/FM9JSUBJ6CG91IF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/JSUB/J6CG91IF/FM9JSUBJ6CG91IF.SMALL.jpg bgel IN THIS INSTRUCTABLE AM GOING TO TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE AN INFRARED CONTROLLED CAR USING ARDUINO. LET MOVE ON TO THE NEXT STEP Infrared reciever hi guys, i would like to share with you how i made my infrared controlled car using arduino. MATERIALS arduino infrared receiver diode any ir remotel293...
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Wed, 16 Aug 2017 03:45:39 PDT
Live Video Steaming DIY Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Livera-Steam-DIY-Robot/
Live Video Steaming DIY Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/S9Q6/J6CG8T2Z/FQ2S9Q6J6CG8T2Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/S9Q6/J6CG8T2Z/FQ2S9Q6J6CG8T2Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/S9Q6/J6CG8T2Z/FQ2S9Q6J6CG8T2Z.SMALL.jpg josephyang5 Livera robot kit is an easy to build small size robot, by assembling and programming this robot youcan develop a basic understanding of: • Robot mechanical drive mechanics and dynamics. • Coding for motors in dynamic situations. • Machine vision for tracking objects and colors. It contains compon...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:48:48 PDT
How to Upload MP3 to Facebook http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upload-MP3-to-Facebook/
How to Upload MP3 to Facebook - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7GYT/J6CGAUKE/FKL7GYTJ6CGAUKE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7GYT/J6CGAUKE/FKL7GYTJ6CGAUKE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/7GYT/J6CGAUKE/FKL7GYTJ6CGAUKE.SMALL.jpg herrerajeang If you’re an avid user of Facebook, you’ll probably notice that there’s no way you can upload an MP3 file. Unlike pictures and videos which you can share freely, MP3s are not supported by this site. Many people find this troublesome especially when they want to share their music creation. So, for to...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:30:16 PDT
CoolCup Drink Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/CoolCup-Drink-Cooler/
CoolCup Drink Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/XSFN/J6CG8SA9/FLQXSFNJ6CG8SA9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/XSFN/J6CG8SA9/FLQXSFNJ6CG8SA9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/XSFN/J6CG8SA9/FLQXSFNJ6CG8SA9.SMALL.jpg ThibaultMarkey I'll take it that you too are desperate for a cold drink during a hot drink while sitting behind your desk. Sadly, placing a fridge next to your desk is a bit impractical. Luckily, there's a diy solution to that: the CoolCup. Above you can find a list of what you will need to make this cool device w...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:23:47 PDT
IoT Plant Moisture Notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Plant-Moisture-Notifier/
IoT Plant Moisture Notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/UXYL/J6CGAU0C/F1LUXYLJ6CGAU0C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/UXYL/J6CGAU0C/F1LUXYLJ6CGAU0C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/UXYL/J6CGAU0C/F1LUXYLJ6CGAU0C.SMALL.jpg Arduino_having11_Guy Get a text or call if your plant is getting too dry, along with a nice LCD display giving information regarding your plant's health. BoM (Bill of Materials) For this project you will need: Particle Photon x1 DFRobot Soil Moisture Sensor x1 DFRobot I2C LCD 16x2 x1 RGB LED Common Cathode x1 2...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:53:12 PDT
Motor + LCD + Arduino: Motor Speed Controller With Speed Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-LCD-Arduino-Motor-Speed-Controller-With-Spee/
Motor + LCD + Arduino: Motor Speed Controller With Speed Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/6T9Z/J6CGADD2/FYC6T9ZJ6CGADD2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/6T9Z/J6CGADD2/FYC6T9ZJ6CGADD2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/6T9Z/J6CGADD2/FYC6T9ZJ6CGADD2.SMALL.jpg UnicornClockworks Hello World! It's Unicorn Clockworks back at it again with another project for makers! Here, we will make a motor driver with a variable speed controller and speed display using the LCD screen. This can be used when you want to monitor and control the speed of the wheels of your robots. It's also t...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:44:18 PDT
How to Make Line Follower Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Line-Follower-Robot/
How to Make Line Follower Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/NHGF/J6CG8B04/F6CNHGFJ6CG8B04.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/NHGF/J6CG8B04/F6CNHGFJ6CG8B04.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/NHGF/J6CG8B04/F6CNHGFJ6CG8B04.SMALL.jpg mybotic Description:The IR line tracking sensor consists of analog to digital and comparator module and TCRT5000 IR Sensor Breakout Board. The IR light emitted by the LED strikes the surface and is reflected back to the IR photodiode. The photodiode then gives an output voltage proportional to the reflectan...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:40:38 PDT
Air Pressure Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Pressure-Rocket/
Air Pressure Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XN0U/J6CG7TLD/FORXN0UJ6CG7TLD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XN0U/J6CG7TLD/FORXN0UJ6CG7TLD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/XN0U/J6CG7TLD/FORXN0UJ6CG7TLD.SMALL.jpg saannsta Do you want to have a rocket which can fly about 20 meters high? In this instructable I show you how to make one without many tools and materials.Notes: First I want to apologize for any spelling mistakes I might make since English is a second language for me. Also I want to point out that there is ...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:15:09 PDT
Control AC Appliances Sitting on Your Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-AC-Appliances-Sitting-on-Your-Bed/
Control AC Appliances Sitting on Your Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/JPVY/J6CG7RXF/FPOJPVYJ6CG7RXF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/JPVY/J6CG7RXF/FPOJPVYJ6CG7RXF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/JPVY/J6CG7RXF/FPOJPVYJ6CG7RXF.SMALL.jpg Tesalex I am way too lazy and one just fine day I was lying on my bed and my laptop's battery was dying. There was no way I was getting up to connect the charger. Hence I slept and when I woke up I thought of this beautiful project that will save from future dilemmas like these.So, In this Instructable, I'l...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:10:16 PDT
Touchscreen Musicbox With Lightshow 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Musicbox-With-Lightshow-20/
Touchscreen Musicbox With Lightshow 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3EYE/J6CG7KCU/FFN3EYEJ6CG7KCU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3EYE/J6CG7KCU/FFN3EYEJ6CG7KCU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/3EYE/J6CG7KCU/FFN3EYEJ6CG7KCU.SMALL.jpg SamTeerlinck Hi!Here we are again with another musicbox! This is my second attempt at my original Touchscreen musicbox from a few months ago.Although it was a fun project that looked cool, it was not perfect and some parts were unfinished. Now I'm doing this project again and I tried my best to improve it in eve...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:25:10 PDT
Pretty Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Pretty-Light/
Pretty Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UYQE/J6CG7K0U/FHWUYQEJ6CG7K0U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UYQE/J6CG7K0U/FHWUYQEJ6CG7K0U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/UYQE/J6CG7K0U/FHWUYQEJ6CG7K0U.SMALL.jpg hasham99900999 You can change the light of the RGB LED by using the smart phoneRGB LED have a 7 colours so this project makes a very cool light Components -Arduino-Breadboard -Bluetooth module - 2 RGB LED-3 Resistor 250 ohm- Cable Arduino- Lap top to make programming of the Arduino and also to make the applicat...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:22:47 PDT
DIY 3D Printed Desk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printed-Desk-Lamp/
DIY 3D Printed Desk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/03O3/J6CG7QHB/FT003O3J6CG7QHB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/03O3/J6CG7QHB/FT003O3J6CG7QHB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/03O3/J6CG7QHB/FT003O3J6CG7QHB.SMALL.jpg geekrex Recently I had changed the Bed position leaving a space for a small table, but I wanted to have a light there. But instead of buying one for my bed room, I made myself a lamp.I designed one In fusion 360.This lamp is 18.5 cm tall and takes only some watts to operate, It is fully 3D printed. Check ou...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:21:05 PDT
Smart Bluetooth Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Bluetooth-Helmet/
Smart Bluetooth Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/0642/J6CG7ID3/FQW0642J6CG7ID3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/0642/J6CG7ID3/FQW0642J6CG7ID3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/0642/J6CG7ID3/FQW0642J6CG7ID3.SMALL.jpg patrick panikulam It is always difficult to attend an incoming call while you are cruising on you bike.So here is a really easy hack to attend important phone calls during a ride by just clicking a button on your helmet and at the same time always keeping your eyes on the road.Using this hack you can easily attend an...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:51:51 PDT
Getting Started Learning C# the Hard [sic] Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-Learning-C-the-Hard-sic-Way/
Getting Started Learning C# the Hard [sic] Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/QBTY/J6CG6SB1/FMAQBTYJ6CG6SB1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/QBTY/J6CG6SB1/FMAQBTYJ6CG6SB1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMA/QBTY/J6CG6SB1/FMAQBTYJ6CG6SB1.SMALL.jpg rstackhouse So you want to learn to program in C# huh? This is the first in a series of guides that will show you how to do exactly that, but do so requiring only the simplest of tools and the most basic of setups, at no cost to you.I believe in learning by doing and leveraging the experience of others.For thes...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:44:54 PDT
Create a 3D Printed Penny Whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-3D-Printed-Penny-Whistle/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/U2HI/J6CG75VI/FR4U2HIJ6CG75VI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/U2HI/J6CG75VI/FR4U2HIJ6CG75VI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/U2HI/J6CG75VI/FR4U2HIJ6CG75VI.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support A penny whistle (or Irish whistle, etc.) uses a vibrating stream of air that resonates inside of a tube of a given length to produce sound waves at a given pitch.In this project you will use Tinkercad to create a 3D printed fipple mouthpiece that can be attached to a PCV pipe to make beautiful musi...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:02:12 PDT
Create a Penny Whistle http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Whistle-Overview/
Create a Penny Whistle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/CJED/J6CG74Z5/FR8CJEDJ6CG74Z5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/CJED/J6CG74Z5/FR8CJEDJ6CG74Z5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/CJED/J6CG74Z5/FR8CJEDJ6CG74Z5.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support The following set of steps show how to design a working penny whistle mouthpiece that may be printed on a 3D printer and attached to a length of 1/2 in PVC tubing.A penny whistle (or Irish whistle, etc.) uses a vibrating stream of air that resonates inside of a tube of a given length to produce sou...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:58:47 PDT
Pi and Arduino Silver Lining Setup and First Run http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-and-Arduino-Silver-Lining-Setup-and-First-Run/
Pi and Arduino Silver Lining Setup and First Run - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/AE3R/J6CG6EQP/F0KAE3RJ6CG6EQP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/AE3R/J6CG6EQP/F0KAE3RJ6CG6EQP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/AE3R/J6CG6EQP/F0KAE3RJ6CG6EQP.SMALL.jpg strimbob for you!!! Insert the Sd Card Erase the Sd Card open disk utility call it bootchange drop down to ms-dos (fat) Download and Install PiBakery http://www.pibakery.org/ Get the PiBakery Setup File From Google Drive 1.xml it called 1.xml Import 1.xml in to PiBakery change the Network ...
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Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:42:53 PDT