Instructables: exploring - arduino - sensor http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 17:54:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 LCD thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-thermometer/
LCD thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/PWCC/ICPP2PV0/FFIPWCCICPP2PV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/PWCC/ICPP2PV0/FFIPWCCICPP2PV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/PWCC/ICPP2PV0/FFIPWCCICPP2PV0.SMALL.jpg Hugo Trombert Let's learn how to create a thermometer that displays the temperature on an LCD ! Hardware needed -An Arduino Uno-A breadboard-Jumper wires-A 10K potentiometer-A temperature sensor-And of course, an LCD (Liquid Crystal Display)You won't need any tool. Create the circuit The steps here correspo...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:05:00 PDT
Robo TK-100 Tank Chasis Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Robo-TK-100-Tank-Chasis-Assembly/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:44:38 PDT
Robotic Arm for Autonomous Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-for-Autonomous-Tank/
Robotic Arm for Autonomous Tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/C411/ICP0W9V3/FLEC411ICP0W9V3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/C411/ICP0W9V3/FLEC411ICP0W9V3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/C411/ICP0W9V3/FLEC411ICP0W9V3.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd I recently purchased a robotic arm to mount onto my Autonomous tank project. I was unable to find any real tutorials on how to build the arm so I decided to do one myself. The frame for the arm can be found on eBay and usually ships from China. It took about a month for all the parts to come in. h...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:38:35 PDT
LCD Distance Measurement Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-Distance-Measurement-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 04:53:26 PDT
Ardunio Smoke And Gas Sensor(MQ-2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ardunio-Smoke-And-Gas-SensorMQ-2/
Ardunio Smoke And Gas Sensor(MQ-2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/7ATI/ICEMXN3G/F7R7ATIICEMXN3G.SMALL.jpg rmikel Hello everyone , I have got another super easy arduino tutorial, this time is on the MQ-2 gas and smoke detector. Mostly combustible gases, propane and hydrogen.Its very easy to connect and program. Just using the map function. Parts List / Connection The parts needed are :--Arduino micro contro...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:14:50 PDT
BUILD YOUR OWN INSECT ROBOT USING ARDUINO AND SERVO http://www.instructables.com/id/BUILD-YOUR-OWN-INSECT-ROBOT-USING-ARDUINO-AND-SERV/
BUILD YOUR OWN INSECT ROBOT USING ARDUINO AND SERVO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/GO4V/ICEMU69N/FHJGO4VICEMU69N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/GO4V/ICEMU69N/FHJGO4VICEMU69N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/GO4V/ICEMU69N/FHJGO4VICEMU69N.SMALL.jpg appytechie Hey there, I am back with one more instructalble. I am going to teach you how to build a Insect robot using Arduino and Servo motors. Sounds cool, right?. What you think about the use of this robot ? Due to their compact size they can be used in Defense, they can also be used in Film for shooting pu...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:44:11 PDT
Arduino Motion Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motion-Detector/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 16:59:30 PDT
Arduino servo control using Ultrasonic sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-servo-control-using-Ultrasonic-sensor/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 06:49:20 PDT
Ultrasonic Distance Sensor Arduino HC-SR04 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Distance-Sensor-Arduino-HC-SR04/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 08:34:11 PDT
Simple Color Detector "arduino" http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Color-Detector/
Simple Color Detector "arduino" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/5RBM/IBTF6PZP/FV35RBMIBTF6PZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/5RBM/IBTF6PZP/FV35RBMIBTF6PZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/5RBM/IBTF6PZP/FV35RBMIBTF6PZP.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma This tutorial is going to take you through how to make simple color detector, with VB.net uses to display color. It’s is relatively simple to make, while the code is of moderate length. The output is in the form of a hexadecimal value, which is the accepted norm for representing colors, and can b...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 13:35:05 PDT
Arduino Wandering Robot (Improvised) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Wondering-Robot/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:52:56 PDT
Remote Monitor Arduino with iPhone via 3G/4G/Wifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Monitor-Arduino-with-iPhone-via-3G4GWifi/
Remote Monitor Arduino with iPhone via 3G/4G/Wifi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ZMSC/IBM26076/FNHZMSCIBM26076.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ZMSC/IBM26076/FNHZMSCIBM26076.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ZMSC/IBM26076/FNHZMSCIBM26076.SMALL.jpg siNpez This instructable describes how to set up Arduino to use MeasViewLite app. In the app it is possible to name the sensors and units which are used, so you'll have nice monitoring view with the sensor names and units. Measurements can be updated just once or continuously with 10 second interval. With ...
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 21:10:51 PDT
Arduino Distance Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Distance-Sensors/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:38:03 PDT
PIR Motion Sensor Box http://www.instructables.com/id/PIR-Motion-Sensor-Box/
PIR Motion Sensor Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/9GH1/IB4AGAT8/FPD9GH1IB4AGAT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/9GH1/IB4AGAT8/FPD9GH1IB4AGAT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/9GH1/IB4AGAT8/FPD9GH1IB4AGAT8.SMALL.jpg AidanM4 Project Objective:Turn on a house appliance with infrared motion!Project Materials:Arduino Micro - $7.99Proximity infrared sensor or PIR - $2.96relay, I used a Omron g4s-112p-us-b, with a 5 volt coil and 120 volt contact rating - $2.75perf board - $1.0018 gauge wire connecting high voltage to the re...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:04:30 PDT
Arduino Automated Tea Dunker http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automated-Tea-Dunker/
Arduino Automated Tea Dunker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/PBGO/IB4AGCSD/FX6PBGOIB4AGCSD.SMALL.jpg AidanM4 Project Objective:Automate the process of dunking a teabag in a cup of hot water using the Arduino Nano. Project Materials:Arduino Nano,This cheap 3rd party Arduino can be programmed with a windows machine. It will need sketchy Chinese drives in order to flash programs from a mac - $2.89Ultrasonic ...
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:56:21 PDT
Datura 6 home automation - 2015 improvements http://www.instructables.com/id/Datura-6-home-automation-2015-improvements/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 05:40:37 PDT
Water squirting, Twitter enabled intruder detector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-squirting-twitter-enabled-intruder-alarm/
Water squirting, Twitter enabled intruder detector! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SMALL.jpg aderhgawen What's better than a motion detector for home security? A tweeting motion detector that can spray water!In this project, we will build a water spraying intruder alarm using a Lightblue Bean (a BLE enabled Arduino micro controller) equipped with a PIR motion sensor. After spraying the intruder, the L...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:31:49 PDT
Simple Distance Measuring Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-Measuring-Device/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 08:00:16 PDT
Control a Motor using Ultrasonic Distance Sensors (HC-SR04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Ultrasonic-Range-Sensors-as-Motor-Control/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 01:26:25 PDT
Arduino and ultrasonic sensor control servo and distance meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-ultrasonic-sensor-control-servo-and-di/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 23:49:48 PDT
4x1 Cheap load cell sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/4x1-Cheap-load-cell-sensors/
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 15:12:05 PDT
Display live Arduino sensor readings on a Nokia 5110 LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinonokia-lcd-data-display-EASY-VERSION/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:06:30 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Sending data from Arduino to Excel (and plotting it) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sending-data-from-Arduino-to-Excel-and-plotting-it/
Sending data from Arduino to Excel (and plotting it) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/LETH/I9UE702I/F4CLETHI9UE702I.SMALL.jpg Crtek I've searched extensively for a way that I could plot my Arduino sensor reading in real time. Not only plot, but also display and store the data for further experimentation and corrections.The simplest solution I’ve found was to use excel, but with a twist.Also if you find this instructable interest...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:54:55 PDT
KY-013 Analog thermistor (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/KY-013-Analog-thermistor-Arduino/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 22:31:01 PDT
Optimizing Arduino ADC Measurement Accuracy and Resolution http://www.instructables.com/id/Optimizing-Arduino-ADC-Measurement-Accuracy-and-Re/
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Sun, 10 May 2015 12:26:44 PDT
DS18B20 temperature probe with LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/DS18B20-temperature-probe-with-LCD/
DS18B20 temperature probe with LCD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RHWA/I9FGS612/FY5RHWAI9FGS612.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RHWA/I9FGS612/FY5RHWAI9FGS612.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RHWA/I9FGS612/FY5RHWAI9FGS612.SMALL.jpg samuel123abc The DS18B20 comes in a temperature probe form, which is waterproof. I had a real hard time trying to get this one working and I thought I would share how I in the end got it working. Enjoy! Parts The parts you will need for this project:Arduino Mega or other arduino (3-15$)An LCD (around 3$)A DS1...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 07:44:49 PDT
Through-Glass Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Through-Glass-Doorbell/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:52:29 PDT
Building a touch sensor low cost http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-touch-sensor-low-cost/
Building a touch sensor low cost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/I7FV/I800XFFE/FGJI7FVI800XFFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/I7FV/I800XFFE/FGJI7FVI800XFFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/I7FV/I800XFFE/FGJI7FVI800XFFE.SMALL.jpg Poderak In the market there are many shield that allow us to connect a touch sensor to our Arduino. Have you ever thought to build one of your own? This guide will explain how to make it low cost!What do we need?1. Arduino Uno or compatible.2. Aluminum foil.3. Cardboard or solid piece.4. Some wires connecto...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:26:28 PDT
Food Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Detector/
Food Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/5L9W/I7XR7GMM/FQD5L9WI7XR7GMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/5L9W/I7XR7GMM/FQD5L9WI7XR7GMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/5L9W/I7XR7GMM/FQD5L9WI7XR7GMM.SMALL.jpg Goolien So, i was just bored and was browsing Arduino Project Ideas page, and saw something odd and fascinating: it said something like Food Detector: By Measuring Resistances) and there was a link too. Click the link lol, and see how it blew my mind, sadly there was no tutorial on how to do it. But when yo...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 13:13:42 PDT
How to setup a Pololu Carrier with Sharp GP2Y0A60SZLF Analog Distance Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-setup-a-Pololu-Carrier-with-Sharp-GP2Y0A60S/
How to setup a Pololu Carrier with Sharp GP2Y0A60SZLF Analog Distance Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/TRE0/I7W1S6O7/FI5TRE0I7W1S6O7.SMALL.jpg Tisila As I started trying to use this sensor, I had some difficulties whilst setting it up.The whole problem arises when you start to convert the analog voltage into distance. As you may or may not know, the sensor produces an output in analog voltage, that is then, read by the Arduino, converted into an ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:08:45 PDT
Arduino Tutorials (part two - 17 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-two-17-Tutorial-Pack/
Arduino Tutorials (part two - 17 Tutorial Pack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/QE2M/I7MY5EVQ/FGKQE2MI7MY5EVQ.SMALL.jpg hypnotistas This is Arduino Tutorial Pack Part 2. The 1st part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...The 3rd part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...Unlike other tutorials here I won't give any background in theory how it works. It is orient...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:38:20 PDT
Arduino Voltmeter (Cars Battery measurement system) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voltmeter-Cars-Battery-measurement-system/
Arduino Voltmeter (Cars Battery measurement system) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/4RYK/I7SVUWCG/FLK4RYKI7SVUWCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/4RYK/I7SVUWCG/FLK4RYKI7SVUWCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/4RYK/I7SVUWCG/FLK4RYKI7SVUWCG.SMALL.jpg SDeveloper Have you ever wanted a selfmade, opensource Voltmeter for your car ?Please do not measure higher voltage than 12V! With some low-cost electronic parts, you will build this in a few minutes!Parts of this project: - Arduino Uno or Duemilanove (available here: http://amzn.to/1CvVgqa ) ...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:35:26 PDT
Arduino Tutorials (part one - 16 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-one-16-Tutorial-Pack/
Arduino Tutorials (part one - 16 Tutorial Pack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/972M/IA6M4G5T/FO0972MIA6M4G5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/972M/IA6M4G5T/FO0972MIA6M4G5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/972M/IA6M4G5T/FO0972MIA6M4G5T.SMALL.jpg hypnotistas This is Arduino Tutorial Pack Part 1.The 2nd part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...The 3rd part is available here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-...Unlike other tutorials here I won't give any background in theory how it works. It is oriente...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:42:06 PDT
Sistema GPS con Arduino + M2M Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Sistema-GPS-con-Arduino-M2M-Shield/
Sistema GPS con Arduino + M2M Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WYW8/I7Q0TN0H/FPFWYW8I7Q0TN0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WYW8/I7Q0TN0H/FPFWYW8I7Q0TN0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WYW8/I7Q0TN0H/FPFWYW8I7Q0TN0H.SMALL.jpg DiegoO En el siguiente tutorial realizaremos un sistema GPS con Arduino y un shield especial para ello llama Arduino M2M Shield desarrollado por MCI electronics, donde obtendremos el recorrido realizado junto con el valor de un sensor, estos pueden ser ambientales como temperatura, humedad, intensidad de l...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:28:26 PDT
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Photo-Booth-takes-a-picture-and-posts-it/
Automated Photo Booth takes a picture and posts it on Twitter with Arduino and 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/PFJL/I7IVQ48Y/F4TPFJLI7IVQ48Y.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Anybody wonders one day to make a photo booth in any event. Actually a couple of days ago there was for the first time in Egypt "Cairo Mini Maker Faire" event, where around 3000 makers all over Egypt came to celebrate this event. I tried to implement a low cost, fancy and easily to be implemented ph...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 06:52:20 PDT
Arduino PIR motion GSM alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PIR-motion-GSM-alarm/
Arduino PIR motion GSM alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/OUX4/I7D67SQP/FEWOUX4I7D67SQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/OUX4/I7D67SQP/FEWOUX4I7D67SQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/OUX4/I7D67SQP/FEWOUX4I7D67SQP.SMALL.jpg planetleak When the HCSR501 motion sensor detect motion, the arduino send a char with bluetooth (HC05/06) to the android phone. When the android received char "1" from arduino, make a call to your phone.The android phone can hide anywhere in the range of the arduino bluetooth. The app work when screen turned ...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:51:50 PDT
SensorBox interfacing device using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SensorBox-interfacing-device-using-arduino/
SensorBox interfacing device using arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/A9XU/I7BQFWYS/FDIA9XUI7BQFWYS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/A9XU/I7BQFWYS/FDIA9XUI7BQFWYS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/A9XU/I7BQFWYS/FDIA9XUI7BQFWYS.SMALL.jpg shubham_bhatt The purpose of this project is to make a interfacing device that can bridge the gap between different technologies by using easy-to-use hardware and software. It's intended for anyone to edit modify and make interactive projects .As world moves towards internet of thing this device will help us in m...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:08:58 PDT
How to make an Artbot: colour sensing, drawing Arduino robots making generative art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Artbot/
How to make an Artbot: colour sensing, drawing Arduino robots making generative art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/PDXF/I7AB040P/FR0PDXFI7AB040P.SMALL.jpg rolandido For the course Hardware and Physical Computing supervised by Paul Klomp as part of the Media Technology programma at the Leiden University, we created two drawing robots. Each robot was build around an Arduino Uno, and equipped with two wheels driven by DC motors, an acryl paint marker and a colour ...
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Sun, 15 Mar 2015 09:10:52 PDT
How to make a useful Photoreflector for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-useful-Photoreflector-for-Arduino/
How to make a useful Photoreflector for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SMALL.jpg takaokouji This is a how to make a useful photoreflector for Arduino.Photoreflector is a sensor that is often use for line tracer. Tools Soldering ironSolder (1.0mm)Nipper Materials Photoreflector LBR-127HLD, 50JPY 180 Registor (180R), about 10JPY10K Registor (10K) about 10JPYtotal price 70JPY.In Japan, ...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 08:14:02 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/66GW/I6RSO2SA/FE166GWI6RSO2SA.SMALL.jpg Honus Last Halloween my oldest son Colin dressed up as the Doctor from Doctor Who and I cobbled together a Sonic Screwdriver for him from bits of junk I scrounged up in the garage. Upon seeing the Sonic Screwdriver my youngest son Sam decided he absolutely had to have one. Sam however declared that his sc...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Arduino PIR Sensor Alarm (SIMPLE VERSION) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PIR-Sensor-Alarm-SIMPLE-VERSION/
Arduino PIR Sensor Alarm (SIMPLE VERSION) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/T93H/I6RSMMSU/FIXT93HI6RSMMSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/T93H/I6RSMMSU/FIXT93HI6RSMMSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/T93H/I6RSMMSU/FIXT93HI6RSMMSU.SMALL.jpg Matthew Blevins Get Resources For ProjectArduino Uno REV 3PIR SensorPiezo BuzzerJumper WiresBlue LED Build & Program Your Arduino PIR Sensor Alarm Building & Programming The Arduino PIR Sensor AlarmThis Is A Simple 1-Step Project To Create A PIR Sensor Alarm Using The Arduino Uno. When It Detects Motion The ...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:38:26 PST
Intel Edison: Lux meter, TSL2561 http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Lux-meter-TSL2561/
Intel Edison: Lux meter, TSL2561 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/KS81/I63EVLC0/FX2KS81I63EVLC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/KS81/I63EVLC0/FX2KS81I63EVLC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/KS81/I63EVLC0/FX2KS81I63EVLC0.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Lux meter done with Intel Edison and TSL2561 Lux sensor. Components. I'm going to be using a Intel Edison with Arduino board. The code should work with any Arduino based board.Then you will need the TSL2561 Lux sensor. My sensor is ordered from Adafruit.And lastly something to print the outcome. ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 05:12:33 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
ESP8266 WiFI water leak sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFI-water-leak-sensor/
ESP8266 WiFI water leak sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/S18U/I5DS7NPC/FQ1S18UI5DS7NPC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/S18U/I5DS7NPC/FQ1S18UI5DS7NPC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/S18U/I5DS7NPC/FQ1S18UI5DS7NPC.SMALL.jpg EasyIoT In this tutorial we will show how to build ESP8266 WiFi water leak sensor with ESP8266, Arduino and EasyIoT server. We can also use this sensor as soil moisture sensor or as rain sensor. You can add more different sensor to EasyIoT server (see other my instructables).See more tutorials at http://iot...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:49:24 PST
Non-blocking Ultrasonic Sensor for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Non-blocking-Ultrasonic-Sensor-for-Arduino/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:32:15 PST
Moisture Detection With Two Nails http://www.instructables.com/id/Moisture-Detection-With-Two-Nails/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 04:12:50 PST
Measure temperature on the web with Arduino Ethernet and DS18B20 sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-temperature-on-the-web-with-Arduino-Ethern/
Measure temperature on the web with Arduino Ethernet and DS18B20 sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/6YDR/I4PHUXGH/F0E6YDRI4PHUXGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/6YDR/I4PHUXGH/F0E6YDRI4PHUXGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/6YDR/I4PHUXGH/F0E6YDRI4PHUXGH.SMALL.jpg mohamant Dear all,First, I would like to tell you that I am not a programmer. But I love to do new things especially when it is related to electronics. Here I have integrated a webserver to Arduino Ethernet with a temperature sensor attached. Actually the code was prepared by Hans. You may refer to his proje...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 07:36:31 PST
ESP8266 WiFi relay switch http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-WiFi-relay-switch/
ESP8266 WiFi relay switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/YSB5/I4CN5MEV/FKDYSB5I4CN5MEV.SMALL.jpg EasyIoT In this tutorial we will show how to build ESP8266 WiFi relay switch with Arduino and EasyIoT server. You can use relay switch to remotely (computer or mobile smartphone) control your devices like light, heater, garage door,... You can also combine relay switch with other sensors like temperature, h...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 04:09:37 PST
Arduino Plant Warden http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Plant-Warden/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 03:45:37 PST