Instructables: exploring - arduino - sensor http://www.instructables.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:47:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 IR Sensor Button http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Sensor-Button/
IR Sensor Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/F5PT/HTVMPR44/FEQF5PTHTVMPR44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/F5PT/HTVMPR44/FEQF5PTHTVMPR44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/F5PT/HTVMPR44/FEQF5PTHTVMPR44.SMALL.jpg ARPix This is an easy way to make a infrared sensor button with the Arduino. This example shows a infrared sensor button with an integrated light. If you touch the surface then the button lights red. Touch the surface again, then the light turns off. The first image is a design example. Youtube:...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:30:06 PDT
Quick and dirty encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-dirty-encoder/
Quick and dirty encoder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/C0S4/HTVFE0C7/FZ1C0S4HTVFE0C7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/C0S4/HTVFE0C7/FZ1C0S4HTVFE0C7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/C0S4/HTVFE0C7/FZ1C0S4HTVFE0C7.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs Here is how i implemented a crude/simple encoder for my arduino robot to provide better navigation compared to using time delay. Materials used Optical slotted switch cardboard hotglue Tools used Pencil Ruler Compass (the one you draw circles) Sharp craft knife pa...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:10:22 PDT
Arduino as a Proximity Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Donut-Protection-Device-Advanced-Arduino-Technique/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:24:03 PDT
Arduino Light Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Flashlight-Following-Robot/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 18:46:24 PDT
Arduino Bowel Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bowel-Gauge/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/UAYP/HT9ATMKF/FEVUAYPHT9ATMKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/UAYP/HT9ATMKF/FEVUAYPHT9ATMKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/UAYP/HT9ATMKF/FEVUAYPHT9ATMKF.SMALL.jpg relliMVT In our current climate of caloric disseminators, few observe before and after exhumation of waste. To clarify, using a resistance sensor and an Arduino, we have hacked your bowels. Ingredients Arduino Uno Aluminum or Copper Strips 1K Ohm 1/4W Resistor 100K Ohm 1/4W Resistor 0.1uf Capacitor LCD Disp...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:08:59 PDT
Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-very-own-Arduino-powered-Satellite-for-/
Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/U8FT/HSVGJHL7/F6CU8FTHSVGJHL7.SMALL.jpg Rifath Build Your very own Arduino powered Satellite for just 2000 USD Introduction Hello Friends.............In this Instructable, I am going tell you how to build your very own satellite that can take pictures of earth, monitor the space environment and it consist of a telescope that can take picture...
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 09:28:38 PDT
Arduino obstacle avoiding robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-obstacle-avoiding-robot-1/
Arduino obstacle avoiding robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/0NIB/HS80EUXI/F870NIBHS80EUXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/0NIB/HS80EUXI/F870NIBHS80EUXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/0NIB/HS80EUXI/F870NIBHS80EUXI.SMALL.jpg Djnix This is a robot that isn't hard to build and is awesome to show friends. Parts you will need: l293d motor drive shield arduino uno hc-sr04 ultrasonic sensor two 1:120 gear ratio motors a platform of some kind different types of dupoint wires a battery (9v preferred) a servo   sta...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:26:16 PST
arduino boss key http://www.instructables.com/id/Wirte-code-Arduino/
arduino boss key - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/MQQN/HRI93RNT/FKLMQQNHRI93RNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/MQQN/HRI93RNT/FKLMQQNHRI93RNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/MQQN/HRI93RNT/FKLMQQNHRI93RNT.SMALL.jpg eyecwan Have you ever been caught surfing during the work time? Have you ever tried to cover your mess when boss is coming? Have you ever dreamed of a gadget that could look you back? Now I have the answer with the help of the Arduino. This is a very simple project that take advantage of the Arduino (mo...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 02:07:28 PST
123D- Beginners first PCB for arduino SERVO/SENOR BOARD http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-DIY-Arduino-Sensor-board-PCB/
123D- Beginners first PCB for arduino SERVO/SENOR BOARD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OH1R/HRI8V8OZ/FZMOH1RHRI8V8OZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OH1R/HRI8V8OZ/FZMOH1RHRI8V8OZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/OH1R/HRI8V8OZ/FZMOH1RHRI8V8OZ.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Today I will be using 123D circuits for the first time and as a developing program I tried it for myself and here is a simple project wherein you can practice your pcb designing skills in a different environment. After guiding you through the ibles I will also teach you guys how to make the PCB bu...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 06:08:21 PST
Arduino, Sensors, and MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Sensors-and-MIDI/
Arduino, Sensors, and MIDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/F6TD/HRI8UWHS/FZWF6TDHRI8UWHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/F6TD/HRI8UWHS/FZWF6TDHRI8UWHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/F6TD/HRI8UWHS/FZWF6TDHRI8UWHS.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei Now that you're up to speed on using Arduino's inputs and outputs, this Instructable will give you everything you need to get started using sensors to trigger MIDI notes from Arduino. This post is the last installment in a series of workshops I led at Women's Audio Mission. The first two classes ar...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:05:18 PST
LCD display of temperature in C or F by choosing the type with an IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-display-of-temperature-in-C-or-F-by-choosing-t/
LCD display of temperature in C or F by choosing the type with an IR remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/2FBN/HR9V9R1E/FAO2FBNHR9V9R1E.SMALL.jpg GreyHat231 FRENCH VERSION HERE In this program w'll see how to capture a temperature, display it on an LCD display and choose if we want to display it in C or F with an infrared remote. In this tuto I use: -A Sainsmart card (like Arduino UNO) -A LCD QC1602A -A variator -A LM35 temperature sensor -A VS838 infr...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 12:43:36 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
Datalogging, timestamp, & Monitor Arduino Data with an incredible Bash-One-Liner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-log-data-from-the-command-line-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SMALL.jpg jabberwocky1396 The description doesn't fit on one line -- but the code does! This is a bash one-liner for logging data from the Arduino, and for processing (e.g. timestamping, reacting to sensor readings, etc.) and then redirecting data file. I have tried this out on Mac Os X, but I'll verify it on the Raspberr...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:39:35 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-V2/
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:09:55 PST
Sculpture Robot (Part 8 of 9): Arduino Robotics Actuator Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpture-Robot-Part-8-of-9-Arduino-Robotics-Actua/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SMALL.jpg morganrauscher ​I have been building sculpture for over ten years and I have watched the evolution of machining technology go from CNC milling to 3D desktop object printing. These ‘making machines’ have formed a physical gap between my hands and the materials I sculpt, and I see this as a problem. As a contemporar...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 07:01:56 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot-1/
Obstacle Avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TB0R/HPG4OIT0/F6FTB0RHPG4OIT0.SMALL.jpg Zoran1389 I have seen many obstacle avoiding robot builds online including here at instructables, so I decided to do an instructable myself and provide as much visual and written detail as possible. Many of the obstacle avoiding robot projects that I have seen utilize a third servo upon which the PING))) sens...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 10:09:12 PST
Das Blinken Bonken! An arduino ball throwing game platform. http://www.instructables.com/id/Das-Blinken-Bonken-An-arduino-ball-throwing-game-p/
Das Blinken Bonken! An arduino ball throwing game platform. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/SLHX/HQ4QHJWO/FMLSLHXHQ4QHJWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/SLHX/HQ4QHJWO/FMLSLHXHQ4QHJWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/SLHX/HQ4QHJWO/FMLSLHXHQ4QHJWO.SMALL.jpg zippy314 This is a fun and pretty easy project that I built as a Christmas present for my son who loves throwing things. Watch the video to see what it can do. It's built out of a regular Arduino UNO, pressure sensors made from velostat, and RGB LED strip, and 7 segment LED display. Source code for the gam...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 06:19:52 PST
Hacking the AM2301 Temperature And Humidity Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-AM2301-Temperature-And-Humidity-Sensor/
Hacking the AM2301 Temperature And Humidity Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/I6P5/HPZMT9GB/F0VI6P5HPZMT9GB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/I6P5/HPZMT9GB/F0VI6P5HPZMT9GB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/I6P5/HPZMT9GB/F0VI6P5HPZMT9GB.SMALL.jpg gmessenger Hacking - Part of being a hacker is having an insatiable desire to understand the inner workings of things.  It doesn't matter if it's hardware or software, it's all fair game.  In the case of my AM2301 sensor (which was being used in a home made weather station and recently developed intermittent "...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 02:53:26 PST
Nocturnal Emissions: My Arduino Powered Internet Enabled Dream Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Nocturnal-Emissions-My-Arduino-Powered-Internet-En/
Nocturnal Emissions: My Arduino Powered Internet Enabled Dream Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZYDS/HP0CQRUK/FDPZYDSHP0CQRUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZYDS/HP0CQRUK/FDPZYDSHP0CQRUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/ZYDS/HP0CQRUK/FDPZYDSHP0CQRUK.SMALL.jpg SuperExtraLimo We all need to dream more so I've created this Arduino Powered "dream generator" to help plant the seeds for some big thinking craziness.  When you approach the generator a Maxbotix ultrasonic sensor triggers lights and music that draw you in so you can stare into the blue LED enshrouded infinitenes...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:05:22 PST
Arduino Portable Weather Monitor, altimeter, temperature, humidity, using DHT11 and BMP85 with LCD using only 3 pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Portable-Weather-Monitor-DHT11-and-BMP85-w/
Arduino Portable Weather Monitor, altimeter, temperature, humidity, using DHT11 and BMP85 with LCD using only 3 pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ZD2I/HOW0IAP4/F8JZD2IHOW0IAP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ZD2I/HOW0IAP4/F8JZD2IHOW0IAP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ZD2I/HOW0IAP4/F8JZD2IHOW0IAP4.SMALL.jpg animes25 I did this project because I often climb mountains like the one in the picture and I need to know the altitude, the temperature, and also changes in the weather, sometimes in just minutes the weather get very bad, with hail, snow and a very dense mist. All you need are a DHT11 Sensor, a BMP085 baro...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 20:54:08 PST
Jacket with Arduino Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Jacket-with-Arduino-Light-Sensor/
Jacket with Arduino Light Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/41FW/HOVUBDI6/FGX41FWHOVUBDI6.SMALL.jpg 14apatton I love to run. However, I hate exercising in the heat so I only run at night. I have running shoes with reflectors but I have never felt they are all that noticeable at night especially for those distracted drivers. I wanted something more visually effective. I came up with the idea to create a jack...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 17:15:55 PST
Temperature Sensor with LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Sensor-with-LED/
Temperature Sensor with LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/ZW9L/HOHYED6Y/F00ZW9LHOHYED6Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/ZW9L/HOHYED6Y/F00ZW9LHOHYED6Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/ZW9L/HOHYED6Y/F00ZW9LHOHYED6Y.SMALL.jpg kristinlew   I was first interested in the concept of creating a re-heatable mug, one that senses the temperature of the liquid and turns on or off depending on the corresponding temperature. For this project, I made a scaled-down model of this.   Using Arduino and a Vernier Temperature Probe you can measur...
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 17:58:47 PST
Dual voltage Generic Data Logger Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-voltage-Generic-Data-Logger-Arduino/
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 08:32:51 PST
Cutey the Arduino Robot. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutey-the-Arduino-Robot/
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 22:19:54 PST
Better LED as light sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-LED-as-light-sensor/
Better LED as light sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KDPV/HNRHW5HG/FJSKDPVHNRHW5HG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KDPV/HNRHW5HG/FJSKDPVHNRHW5HG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/KDPV/HNRHW5HG/FJSKDPVHNRHW5HG.SMALL.jpg kenyer As a result of the questions from lekirst  on this ible of my hand: LED-as-lightsensor-on-the-arduino/ and the cleaner code made by hansc44 at:  Arduino-Use-LED-as-a-light-sensor/ it was time to come with a better Ible. So here it is. (I didn't solve lekirst's problems yet so she probably is open fo...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 07:20:51 PST
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorial-ADNS-9800-Laser-Mouse-Traveled-Di/
Arduino Tutorial: Get Traveled Distance using ADNS-9800 Laser Mouse Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/5NIF/HLY7I7XT/FBW5NIFHLY7I7XT.SMALL.jpg Gigi Butbaia The ADNS-9800 Laser gaming sensor comprises of sensor and VCSEL in a single chip-on-board (COB) package. ADNS-9800 provides enhanced features like programmable frame rate, programmable resolution, configurable sleep and wake up time to suit various PC gamers’ preferences. The advanced class of VCSEL...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:39:09 PDT
Arduino LCD Thermometer / temperature control with TMP36GZ Temp sensor added 2 chanel relay, added RTC ds1307 , added a case.based on WWC Guide . http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Thermometer-with-TMP36GZ-Temp-Sensor-b/
Arduino LCD Thermometer / temperature control with TMP36GZ Temp sensor added 2 chanel relay, added RTC ds1307 , added a case.based on WWC Guide . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/TRA8/HMC53IJ1/FJPTRA8HMC53IJ1.SMALL.jpg citin HY my first guid based on the guide from WWC http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LCD-Thermometer-with-LM35-Temp-Sensor/step2/codeTime/ . October 3 2013 added CASE (step 13) September 23 2013 added  RTC ( realtimeclock ) Ds1307 (step 11) September 13 2013 added 2 chanel relay to switch on off the...
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 08:16:01 PDT
MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino ! http://www.instructables.com/id/MRETV-Video-Stereo-Sound-and-much-more-from-a-s/
MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/4FJA/HJKBVF6R/FFN4FJAHJKBVF6R.SMALL.jpg Mr. E MRETV - Video, Stereo Sound and much more from a standard Arduino !   Use only two resistors and two diodes to generate full screen video. Text 47 x 29 of 8x8 characters, double the vertical resolution (47x57) in experimental interlace modes. Use pixel level graphics with a virtual graphics coproce...
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Sat, 10 Aug 2013 03:40:13 PDT
Thermal Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-Camera/
Thermal Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PQ7S/HJZ84ZOQ/F4JPQ7SHJZ84ZOQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PQ7S/HJZ84ZOQ/F4JPQ7SHJZ84ZOQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/PQ7S/HJZ84ZOQ/F4JPQ7SHJZ84ZOQ.SMALL.jpg Black_Diamond Have you ever had the desire to see what can not be seen? I never had the ability to see in thermal infrared, and it is rather cool to be able to see in the thermal infrared part of the electromagnetic spectrum. Unfortunately, most thermal (FLIR) cameras are very expensive. In 2011 cameras frequentl...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 21:20:40 PDT
Arduino Ampermeter (ZXCT IC's) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ampermeter-ZXCT-ICs/
Arduino Ampermeter (ZXCT IC's) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/95NE/HJ1XP6ZC/F8X95NEHJ1XP6ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/95NE/HJ1XP6ZC/F8X95NEHJ1XP6ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/95NE/HJ1XP6ZC/F8X95NEHJ1XP6ZC.SMALL.jpg tolik777 In this article, I will use the current monitor based on the ZXCT series IC for measuring current voltage and watts. Part list: Arduino-compability board High side current sense monitor ZXCT1010 (Datasheet) 0.1R 1W 1% shunt resistor 1K resistor 2.4K resistor 500R Trimmer Potentiometer Nokia 5110 (o...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 01:23:00 PDT
DIY 360 Degree SODAR Device http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-360-Degree-SODAR-Device/
DIY 360 Degree SODAR Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/W6J0/HJ39S9WD/FKUW6J0HJ39S9WD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/W6J0/HJ39S9WD/FKUW6J0HJ39S9WD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/W6J0/HJ39S9WD/FKUW6J0HJ39S9WD.SMALL.jpg burstolava First off, why did we decide to call this thing SODAR? SOnic Detection and Ranging, or SODAR, is a lot like SONAR and RADAR. However, we don't feel comfortable calling it SONAR because we have no desire to use it for navigation and we aren't under water. Also, it's definitely not RADAR as we are usi...
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:59:28 PDT
DIY Arduino temperature sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-temperature-sensor/
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 09:18:49 PDT
Thermopile Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermopile-Sensor/
Thermopile Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/NHYD/HFSHTGHS/F96NHYDHFSHTGHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/NHYD/HFSHTGHS/F96NHYDHFSHTGHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/NHYD/HFSHTGHS/F96NHYDHFSHTGHS.SMALL.jpg number8wire A thermopile is a device that converts thermal energy into electrical voltage.  It's what you find in those in-ear infrared thermometers or remote temperature probes used in the food industry. there are lots of cool applications they can be used for including motion sensors, temperature probes, fir...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 21:40:34 PDT
Ultrasonic Range detector using Arduino and the SR04 Ultrasonic sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Range-detector-using-Arduino-and-the-SR/
Ultrasonic Range detector using Arduino and the SR04 Ultrasonic sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H6W3/HHS9QJ4N/FTQH6W3HHS9QJ4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H6W3/HHS9QJ4N/FTQH6W3HHS9QJ4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/H6W3/HHS9QJ4N/FTQH6W3HHS9QJ4N.SMALL.jpg johnag This is a preliminary instructable that will take you through the steps I took to get the SR04 ULTRASONIC SENSOR  connected  and working to the Arduino. It will then be incorporated to my mini environment monitor.  Eventually, if it all fits, it will end up in a Startrek  toy tricorder casing I foun...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 18:14:38 PDT
Ultrasonic Garage Parking Assistant with Arduino and an ATtiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Garage-Parking-Assistant-with-Arduino/
Ultrasonic Garage Parking Assistant with Arduino and an ATtiny85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/HTWH/HHJOKLUD/FBIHTWHHHJOKLUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/HTWH/HHJOKLUD/FBIHTWHHHJOKLUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/HTWH/HHJOKLUD/FBIHTWHHHJOKLUD.SMALL.jpg rclymer Hello fellow makers, I want to share with you a simple project that I have put together. I am new to prototyping/circuits and only took two semester of Java courses, so when I went looking for simple projects to build my skills, I was disappointed at how complex some of the code I saw was. While the...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 18:29:11 PDT
Artoo [R2] (ATtiny2313 Wall Avoiding Robot) http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtooR2-ATtiny2313-Wall-Avoiding-Robot/
Artoo [R2] (ATtiny2313 Wall Avoiding Robot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/VD0W/HH2VMVRB/FQ5VD0WHH2VMVRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/VD0W/HH2VMVRB/FQ5VD0WHH2VMVRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/VD0W/HH2VMVRB/FQ5VD0WHH2VMVRB.SMALL.jpg vishalapr Since I had a lot of ATtiny2313s lying around I wanted to do something cool with them, I thought for a while and then decided to make a simple wall avoiding robot with the ATtiny2313, an ultrasonic sensor and 2 motors. Its an easy to make and simple robot which runs on a very small amount of code s...
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Sat, 1 Jun 2013 02:06:23 PDT
Arduino Air Cap-Sense Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Air-Cap-Sense-Piano/
Arduino Air Cap-Sense Piano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SMALL.jpg vishalapr I recently got my shipment of 10 buzzers I ordered about a month ago, so as soon as I got them I was eager to make something fun with them, so I looked around a bit and searched for what to do with them, and by spending some time on www.arduino,cc and posting lots of questions on the forums, I figur...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 20:15:21 PDT
Temperature Sensor for Shower http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-Sensor-for-Shower/
Temperature Sensor for Shower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/RYB2/HGH6JNJS/FXMRYB2HGH6JNJS.SMALL.jpg Jochefor With this device you diminish the use of water in your house or work. Instead of waiting to see vapor in the shower to get in, this device help you to know when the water its at the temperature you want and you can instantly enter to the shower. In this way you don't waste the water by not knowing w...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 10:46:24 PDT
Pulse Sensor Controlled Tail http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulse-Sensor-Controlled-Tail/
Pulse Sensor Controlled Tail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/DNPT/HFSHVW3F/FM1DNPTHFSHVW3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/DNPT/HFSHVW3F/FM1DNPTHFSHVW3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/DNPT/HFSHVW3F/FM1DNPTHFSHVW3F.SMALL.jpg aunumwolf42 Hey everyone! This Tutorial will go through the Steps of How to create your very own animatronic tail!I've seen many aimatronic tails either controlled by a remote control or set to a continuous sweep code, I decided to make my tail be contrilled by my heart rate! To get started you will need: -2...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 08:31:22 PDT
light detection + data logging white arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/light-detection-data-logging-white-arduino/
light detection + data logging white arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/6V55/HF23X1EJ/F1H6V55HF23X1EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/6V55/HF23X1EJ/F1H6V55HF23X1EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/6V55/HF23X1EJ/F1H6V55HF23X1EJ.SMALL.jpg DKN I can not write English, this is all from the Netherlands to the English translated by google translator what did you make I'm so finicking that the brightest light point with 1 search ldr. in the future for me to serve a solar panel toward the sun to set. Therefore it must be the brightest...
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 03:06:37 PDT
Haunted Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Now-the-fun-part-create-a-creepy-story-to-go-wit/
Haunted Doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/P3NR/HELX4B3U/FVOP3NRHELX4B3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/P3NR/HELX4B3U/FVOP3NRHELX4B3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/P3NR/HELX4B3U/FVOP3NRHELX4B3U.SMALL.jpg ElmarM Background After watching the show “Haunted Collector” on the SiFi Channel, I thought it might be kinda cool to own an a haunted object; however, I needed a safe haunted item – something that won’t freak out the dog or mess with the lights at midnight.  So I choose to make one and I chose as my hau...
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 13:55:22 PDT
How to make A light-up distance sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-A-light-up-distance-sensor/
How to make A light-up distance sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/9HKI/HE07P6WV/FBB9HKIHE07P6WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/9HKI/HE07P6WV/FBB9HKIHE07P6WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/9HKI/HE07P6WV/FBB9HKIHE07P6WV.SMALL.jpg jreeve17 In this instructable, I will show you how to make a sensor that will light up more lights the closer you are to it. Materials: Arduino UNO Arduino ultrasonic ping distance sensor 3 green LED's 2 yellow LED's 1 Red LED 6 220 ohm Resistors USB Cable to connect Arduino Wires to connect everything P...
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Sat, 9 Mar 2013 15:46:11 PST
Autonomous Arduino Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Arduino-Car/
Autonomous Arduino Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/M01E/HDXMCEYU/F8FM01EHDXMCEYU.SMALL.jpg absolute zero My questions for the Make-to-Learn Youth Contest :) What did you make? This goal of this project was to take commonly available electronic equipment and create an inexpensive, self-controlled vehicle. In simpler terms, this is an attempt at basic autonomy. It uses an arduino logic board coupled wit...
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Tue, 5 Mar 2013 17:30:17 PST
Arduino + Nokia 5110 display + IR sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nokia-5110-display-IR-sensor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/7MR6/HCV98222/F587MR6HCV98222.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hi! Today I'm show you my new project using an Arduino UNO, a Nokia 5110 display (PCD8544) and an IR sensor. I managed to write a sketch that's reading the data received by the IR sensor and then display the names of the pushed buttons on the screen. I also used Nokia's entire board with lcd and key...
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Sun, 10 Feb 2013 01:31:09 PST
Make your own Custom Electronic Widgets, like my Arduino LED Day/Night Widget. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-LED-DayNight-Sensor-Widget-V02b/
Make your own Custom Electronic Widgets, like my Arduino LED Day/Night Widget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DJ18/HCJOG6U7/FD9DJ18HCJOG6U7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DJ18/HCJOG6U7/FD9DJ18HCJOG6U7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DJ18/HCJOG6U7/FD9DJ18HCJOG6U7.SMALL.jpg Toby Robb         This is just a brief run down on how easy it has become to make your own circuits complete with your own PCB's.  Have you ever wanted to make something custom that suits your needs? Of course you have!!        For me it really started when I built my first day/night light. I used a ligh...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2013 03:31:41 PST
Arduino powered RC tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-RC-tank/
Arduino powered RC tank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/SN9Q/HC9MJAFW/FMUSN9QHC9MJAFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/SN9Q/HC9MJAFW/FMUSN9QHC9MJAFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/SN9Q/HC9MJAFW/FMUSN9QHC9MJAFW.SMALL.jpg AeonOne   This is my first instructable so please bear with me. My name is Stanley Deakins and I have been playing with electronics for quite some time, though it was years ago. Due to my recent employment I have rekindle that passion. I have gotten my hands on a few electronic kits but I wanted to do somet...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:46:03 PST
Arduino light seeker http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-light-seeker/
Arduino light seeker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/D5UP/HAQ31SBC/F2ID5UPHAQ31SBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/D5UP/HAQ31SBC/F2ID5UPHAQ31SBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/D5UP/HAQ31SBC/F2ID5UPHAQ31SBC.SMALL.jpg aze1337 First of all, I'm from Switzerland so please excuse my english mistakes. Here is one of my first little project I did with my Arduino Uno. It's is just a little light seeker. The servo turns towards the light. I made a video to show you what it does : The wiring Here is the exact wiring ...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 15:48:05 PST
Arduino Ultrasonic "Parking Spotter" http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultrasonic-Parking-Spotter/
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 11:00:46 PST
Magic Light (Capacitance Sensor, First Arduino Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Light-Capacitance-Sensor-first-ardino-proj/
Magic Light (Capacitance Sensor, First Arduino Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FYMV/HBNXWJD6/FJGFYMVHBNXWJD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FYMV/HBNXWJD6/FJGFYMVHBNXWJD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FYMV/HBNXWJD6/FJGFYMVHBNXWJD6.SMALL.jpg dablondeemu This was my very first arduino project.  Its great for beginners. Fade the color or the lights my moving your hands near it.  It fades from a pretty purple blue to a firey red-orange. Its was SUPER easy to build, not to hard to write the code, and its really impresses people!  I gave it to my mother...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 23:11:09 PST
Simple Arduino and HC-SR04 Example http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-and-HC-SR04-Example/
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