Instructables: exploring - arduino - lcd - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:39:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bitcoin Price Ticker (almost) from scratch using Arduino as ISP http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bitcoin-Price-Ticker-almost-from-scratch-us/
Bitcoin Price Ticker (almost) from scratch using Arduino as ISP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/152P/HUU1CVD5/FN6152PHUU1CVD5.SMALL.jpg MiCavaleri Hello everyone!I decided to create this tutorial on how to make a Bitcoin Price Ticker. Well, this is only a prototype and I will make a smaller edition with a more pleasant design and some other features at a later time. However, this serves as a nice proof of concept and hopefully it will give you...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 19:42:58 PDT
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Oscilloscope-Using-the-SainSmart-Mega2560-/
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/PX47/HWUJYX30/FUJPX47HWUJYX30.SMALL.jpg johnag This instructable will show you how to build a portable Touch Screen Oscilloscope for less than 40 U$! The oscilloscope is one of the most powerful electronic instruments that is available to electronics hobbyist, experimenters, and engineers. It is mainly used to measue time-varying signals. Any...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:11:59 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-PWM/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SMALL.jpg deba168 In my previous instructables I described the details of energy monitoring of a off grid solar system.I have also won the 123D circuits competition for that.You can see this ARDUINO ENERGY METER. Please vote for me..... In solar power system, charge controller is the heart of the system which was...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 01:49:18 PDT
ESM - ExternalSerialMonitor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESM-ExternalSerialMonitor/
ESM - ExternalSerialMonitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/C7L9/HWLD5A1C/F9UC7L9HWLD5A1C.SMALL.jpg ARPix Sometimes I needed an external serial monitor like the Serial Monitor in the Arduino Editor, to see what is going on. So I made one. The first picture shows an example how could be it designed. For the ESM I used an Atmel Atmega328 (based on the Arduino-Board) because it have an internal SRAM with ...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:22:12 PDT
ARDUINO ENERGY METER http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-ENERGY-METER/
ARDUINO ENERGY METER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/E0GO/HQQLKLSO/FH3E0GOHQQLKLSO.SMALL.jpg deba168 I belong to a village of Odisha, India where frequent power cut is very common. It hampers the life of every one. During my childhood days continuing studies after dusk was a real challenge. Due to this problem I designed a solar system for my home on a experimental basis. I used a solar...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 05:44:50 PST
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-3-zone-thermostat/
Arduino Powered 3-zone thermostat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/SWCH/HSBSLOQE/FPYSWCHHSBSLOQE.SMALL.jpg hbomb9000 I was looking at all those swoopy-zoomy internet connected and controllable thermostats. "Self," I told myself, "we should make one of those." He didn't seem all that excited about that - I mean, what do we know about hardware, firmware, electronics or HVAC? Well, now's as good as any to figure it...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 23:16:05 PST
Smart Distance Measuring Tape v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Distance-Measuring-Tape-v2/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 02:40:38 PST
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge http://www.instructables.com/id/Capteur-température-choix-du-type-de-degrés-par-in/
Capteur temperature choix du type de degres par infrarouge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCM/DGRO/HR8VCRTY/FCMDGROHR8VCRTY.SMALL.jpg GreyHat231 ENGLISH VERSION HERE Dans ce programme nous allons voir comment capter une température et afficher sa valeur sur un lecteur LCD en choisissant si on veut l'afficher en°C ou °F grâce à une télécommande infrarouge. Dans ce tuto j'utilise: -Une carte SainSmart (similaire à Arduino UNO) -Un lecteur LCD...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 13:36:21 PST
Arduino Time & Temp Display Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Temp-Display-Shield/
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 21:57:14 PST
iPod Information Screen Rev. 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/iPod-Information-Screen-Rev-2/
iPod Information Screen Rev. 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/DWCQ/HIZDAS7Y/FLVDWCQHIZDAS7Y.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 I'm not usually one to revisit a project after I've finished it, but I made an exception because the problems with the original design were making this device unpleasant to use. For those of you just now viewing this project, it is the second iteration of an iPod information screen I made for my gir...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:59:21 PDT
Your Image on an Arduino! - TFT LCD Screen Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Image-on-an-Arduino-TFT-LCD-Screen-Guide/
Your Image on an Arduino! - TFT LCD Screen Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/EW3V/HHS9LCUC/FMVEW3VHHS9LCUC.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever heard of TFT LCD screens?  They are great ways to display information from your Arduino, or display pictures.  The Arduino team just released an official TFT LCD screen with their new Robot at Maker Faire 2013.  It's very easy to get started with!!  This tutorial will show you how to g...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:36:20 PDT
DIY Arduino Remote Control and Lego RC Vehicle!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Custom-Arduino-Remote-Control-and-L/
DIY Arduino Remote Control and Lego RC Vehicle!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/AMIZ/HJ5ZVMWB/FQEAMIZHJ5ZVMWB.SMALL.jpg Crtlego UPDATE (8/29/13): Thank you readers for your enthusiasm and kind remarks regarding this project! It has been a tremendous journey since I started this project back in March, but I am very glad with the resulting product and the excitement with which it has been received by the maker community. Happy...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 16:19:31 PDT
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Bezel-Window-for-LCD-LED-Displays/
Home Made Bezel / Window for LCD, LED, TFT Displays. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/SQR3/HEBNADYL/FE7SQR3HEBNADYL.SMALL.jpg mbeeby I've been working on a project that used a 16x2 LCD display and wanted a nice finish that also allowed me to seal against water and other liquids. I also needed impact resistance, low cost and the ability to be changed easily if worn or broken. I considered many different ideas:- 1) A full sheet o...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 15:46:03 PDT
Fun Shway Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Shway-Display/
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 23:20:39 PST
Graphing on an Arduino, the EASY WAY! http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphing-on-an-Arduino-the-EASY-WAY/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SMALL.jpg Chowmix12 Sometimes when you're testing a sensor or debugging a value in an Arduino project, you want to see something other than numbers flying by in the Serial Monitor. However, you want to get the sensor working quickly, and you don't want to take the time to write code to graph it or display it in an intr...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 11:02:23 PDT
An Arduino RSS Feed Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-up-the-LCD-and-the-LED/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:38:26 PDT
Arduino Bike Speedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bike-Speedometer/
Arduino Bike Speedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/X0V7/H52FWVK6/F6ZX0V7H52FWVK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/X0V7/H52FWVK6/F6ZX0V7H52FWVK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/X0V7/H52FWVK6/F6ZX0V7H52FWVK6.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei Monitor your road speed using the Arduino. This project uses a magnetic switch (also called a reed switch) to measure the speed of one of the bike's wheels.  The Arduino calculates the mph, and send this information out to the LCD screen on the handlebars as you ride.  It is compatible with any kind...
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 12:18:06 PDT
iPod Information Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/iPod-Information-Screen/
iPod Information Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/W5PQ/H4VQRKLG/F9AW5PQH4VQRKLG.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 My girlfriend, a music buff, asked me to come up with a better way for her to look at the track information of the current song playing on her iPod touch while she was using it in the car. Those of you that have or have had an iPod touch know that it's not the easiest thing to read while driving. To...
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Sun, 22 Jul 2012 20:51:22 PDT
Graphing values in Arduino, the EASY way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphing-values-in-Arduino-the-EASY-way/
Graphing values in Arduino, the EASY way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/7PZ4/GUVU3T63/FCO7PZ4GUVU3T63.SMALL.jpg Chowmix12 Sometimes when you're testing a sensor or debugging a value in an Arduino project, you want to see something other than numbers flying by in the Serial Monitor. However, you want to get the sensor working quickly, and you don't want to take the time to write code to graph it or display it in an intr...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 08:49:15 PDT
Make your own custom Arduino compatible http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-custom-Arduino-compatible/
Make your own custom Arduino compatible - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/25QP/H1YOKY3N/F8325QPH1YOKY3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/25QP/H1YOKY3N/F8325QPH1YOKY3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/25QP/H1YOKY3N/F8325QPH1YOKY3N.SMALL.jpg dustinandrews I love Ardunio. I love the things that people make with them and I love to make my own. Last August I published an Instructable on how to make your own postage stamp sized Arduino compatible. This Instructable will show you how to to make a rugged, versatile Ardunio compatible with basic components ...
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Thu, 24 May 2012 08:11:30 PDT
Arduino Based Auto Timer / Stop Watch Timer for stroking time Measurement http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Auto-Timer-Stop-Watch-Timer-for-st/
Arduino Based Auto Timer / Stop Watch Timer for stroking time Measurement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/5S8A/H1KHA5WZ/FDK5S8AH1KHA5WZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/5S8A/H1KHA5WZ/FDK5S8AH1KHA5WZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/5S8A/H1KHA5WZ/FDK5S8AH1KHA5WZ.SMALL.jpg chuppandi The Need: Last week around at work I had another usual un-usual  problem to face with.  Having to make lots of mechanisms n components to work with-in seconds or fracs at times I kind-of knew this was always coming. And invariably so my poor mind couldn't think of anything but Arduino for a handy s...
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Wed, 2 May 2012 10:24:55 PDT
Interactive Arduino Powered Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Arduino-Powered-Coffee-Table/
Interactive Arduino Powered Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/KUI4/H142PA4L/FHEKUI4H142PA4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/KUI4/H142PA4L/FHEKUI4H142PA4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/KUI4/H142PA4L/FHEKUI4H142PA4L.SMALL.jpg DanNixon One quick fore note: this is my first Instructable and my first large Arduino project, so if you see any stupid errors or have an idea of how things could be done better, then please let me know. Now that that's out of the way I'll begin, I started designing this around September last year as my A2...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 09:43:25 PDT
Mint-Sized Success Meter (quit smoking!) with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Mint-Sized-Success-Meter-quit-smoking-with-Ardu/
Mint-Sized Success Meter (quit smoking!) with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BHQO/H0OJ2MAX/FRWBHQOH0OJ2MAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BHQO/H0OJ2MAX/FRWBHQOH0OJ2MAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/BHQO/H0OJ2MAX/FRWBHQOH0OJ2MAX.SMALL.jpg thoughtfix There comes a time in life to put childish things behind and give up nasty habits. Some, like smoking, can be damn hard without constant encouragement. It was time for me to combine my favorite hobby with my driving goal and make this: The Quit Success Meter! For my other Arduino contraptions, take ...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 17:33:50 PDT
Arduino Morse Code Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Morse-Code-Shield/
Arduino Morse Code Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/AJ99/GZUAFYXN/FMZAJ99GZUAFYXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/AJ99/GZUAFYXN/FMZAJ99GZUAFYXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/AJ99/GZUAFYXN/FMZAJ99GZUAFYXN.SMALL.jpg thegrendel Morse code was the breakthrough that made possible long-distance communication in the era of the telegraph. The code represents alphanumeric characters by short and long intervals of signal -- those familiar dots and dashes. For many years passing a Morse code test was a prerequisite of getting a Ha...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 13:53:00 PDT
Ultrasonic Tape Measure http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Tape-Measure/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2012 12:41:50 PST
Custom Large Font For 16x2 LCDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Large-Font-For-16x2-LCDs/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 16:35:21 PST
Arduino from Scratch - Digital Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-from-Scratch-Digital-Thermometer/
Arduino from Scratch - Digital Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/EM8F/GU6PFMBF/FB8EM8FGU6PFMBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/EM8F/GU6PFMBF/FB8EM8FGU6PFMBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/EM8F/GU6PFMBF/FB8EM8FGU6PFMBF.SMALL.jpg matt.e.jenkins I have loved making projects with Arduinos, but at $30 a piece your projects can get expensive. So I want to show you how you can make your own Arduino from scratch and save money doing it. Make your own Arduino for around $8. For this instructable I show you how to make one on a breadboard and wit...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 17:16:52 PDT
Arduino Joystick Breadboard with LCD Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Joystick-Breadboard-with-LCD-Output/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 07:26:14 PDT
Plantduino Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Automated-Greenhouse/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2011 19:30:28 PDT
How to make an Emoticon Jacket with LCD screen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Emoticon-Jacket-with-LCD-screen/
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By: kstran07

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Thu, 10 Mar 2011 14:42:19 PST
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-Weather-Station-Thermostat/
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By: sspence

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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 07:16:18 PDT
Wireless Altoids Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Altoids-Display/
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By: Alexdlp

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Thu, 29 Jul 2010 12:14:59 PDT