Instructables: exploring - leds - blue http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:50:10 PST BLOX v1.01 UGent lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-glass-lamp/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:49:14 PST
Light of the Lost Triangles http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-of-the-Lost-Triangles/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:13:05 PDT
Creating a color changing light table http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-color-changing-light-table/
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Wed, 14 May 2014 20:53:36 PDT
5$ Berlin Skyline Engraved Acrylic Display (battery-powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Berlin-Skyline-Engraved-Acrylic-Display-battery-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/7RSG/HSVT6GFX/FMT7RSGHSVT6GFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/7RSG/HSVT6GFX/FMT7RSGHSVT6GFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/7RSG/HSVT6GFX/FMT7RSGHSVT6GFX.SMALL.jpg CabbitCastle Background: One of my pre-Instructables projects from early 2013. As it was a rush build for a friend I did not have any time to take any progress pictures, but I'll try to describe the build process as detailed as possible. I hope that you will still be able to follow through and understand what I ...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:50:31 PDT
BIKE GLOW STICKS DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/BIKE-GLOW-STICKS-DIY/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 06:01:53 PST
Blue stick 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-stick-2/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 15:30:52 PDT
Blue stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-stick-1/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 14:04:02 PDT
VW gti mk6 backlight conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/VW-gti-mk6-backlight-conversion/
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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:52:39 PDT
18" Round LED Infinity Mirror Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/18-Round-Infinity-Mirror-Kit/
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 14:06:23 PST
Geek LED Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-LED-Belt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OHEH/H8FYPCIA/FZYOHEHH8FYPCIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OHEH/H8FYPCIA/FZYOHEHH8FYPCIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OHEH/H8FYPCIA/FZYOHEHH8FYPCIA.SMALL.jpg Adambowker98 After seeing the 'ible "LED Belt" by Doctor What, I decided to make my own belt. It is basically just a belt that lights up when you flip the switch. Here's how I made it: 1) Get a belt. 2) Mark a hole in the center of the belt. 3) Mark holes (evenly spaced) down the rest of the belt so that you...
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Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:29:35 PDT
Plug-in LED Color Fading Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Plug-in-LED-Color-Fading-Night-Light/
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Wed, 29 Aug 2012 10:36:40 PDT
ATtiny85 Mini RGB Mood Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Mini-RGB-Mood-Light/
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:37:20 PDT
LED Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Jacket/
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Wed, 15 Aug 2012 15:59:54 PDT
El Wire/Led Light Wheelchair Step-By-Step Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/El-WireLed-Light-Wheelchair/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:20:49 PDT
Pummer Flower http://www.instructables.com/id/Pummer-Flower/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 11:51:54 PDT
TV Backlight -usb powered- http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Backlight/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2011 21:09:33 PDT
DIY: Nuka-Nightlight (Good for Beginners) UPDATE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Nuka-Nightlight-Good-for-Beginners/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2011 21:40:55 PDT
Simple RGB LED MOOD Colour Potentiometer Without Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-RGB-LED-MOOD-Colour-Potentiometer-Without-M/
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Mon, 30 May 2011 01:45:51 PDT
Awesome LED Dome http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-LED-Dome/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/GXN7/GO2NLTP7/FMIGXN7GO2NLTP7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/GXN7/GO2NLTP7/FMIGXN7GO2NLTP7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/GXN7/GO2NLTP7/FMIGXN7GO2NLTP7.SMALL.jpg lamboboy732 Here are some pics of my recent LED project, It consists of 85 red green and blue LEDs and is powered by a wall adapter. It is insanely bright and made out of a simple kitchen strainer. Please feel free to leave your opinion in the comments, I am allways open to new ideas. Also my computer isint mak...
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Tue, 24 May 2011 19:22:18 PDT
Sound reactive led box http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-reactive-led-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/UAM6/GNBEUFJ6/FWJUAM6GNBEUFJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/UAM6/GNBEUFJ6/FWJUAM6GNBEUFJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/UAM6/GNBEUFJ6/FWJUAM6GNBEUFJ6.SMALL.jpg ajmboarding Here is a little drawing of how i wired the reactive led lights to a usb
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Fri, 6 May 2011 16:15:55 PDT
Random Flickering LED Snowflake http://www.instructables.com/id/Random-Flickering-LED-Snowflake/
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 09:50:32 PST
Under Shelf Lighting On The Cheap (And it looks good!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Shelf-Lighting-On-The-Cheap-And-it-looks-go/
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Wed, 1 Dec 2010 08:47:00 PST
Chauvet Hurricane 700 MOD http://www.instructables.com/id/Chauvet-Hurricane-700-MOD/
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Thu, 11 Nov 2010 19:49:30 PST
Medieval Torch Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Medieval-Torch-Lights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/EBQ0/GF070GRB/F2IEBQ0GF070GRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/EBQ0/GF070GRB/F2IEBQ0GF070GRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/EBQ0/GF070GRB/F2IEBQ0GF070GRB.SMALL.jpg makerdan This project came to be after I found these great medieval-looking sconces at a warehouse sale.  At that time I had already purchased the cracked-glass globes at an estate sale; the sconces and the globes seemed to naturally go together. I used LEDs (10 mm. diffused blue) attached to a rig that I b...
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Mon, 11 Oct 2010 13:16:17 PDT
Build an Electrolux LED Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Electrolux-Bottle-Filled-LED-Table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9NKE/GEVZM8JR/FWV9NKEGEVZM8JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9NKE/GEVZM8JR/FWV9NKEGEVZM8JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/9NKE/GEVZM8JR/FWV9NKEGEVZM8JR.SMALL.jpg sensoryhouse Ingredients: -Old school stainless steel Electrolux vacuum base (but you could use any type of drum/barrel, stainless steel is obviously the best though) -String of 50 Led Christmas lights -Random bottles (mostly larger vodka bottle) -Round glass top (found at Goodwill for $3) -Small extension cord ...
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 21:26:48 PDT
LED Tin Can Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tin-Can-Lantern/
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Wed, 8 Sep 2010 18:53:47 PDT
LED Binary Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Binary-Calculator/
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Fri, 3 Sep 2010 05:04:44 PDT
LED Star Beam Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Star-Beam-Clock/
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Tue, 31 Aug 2010 23:06:52 PDT
DIY Simple LED Bike Tires http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bike-Tires/
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Sat, 7 Aug 2010 15:00:08 PDT
Neon glow ripstick using LEDs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-glow-ripstick-LEDs/
Neon glow ripstick using LEDs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KT9C/GB288L27/FLTKT9CGB288L27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KT9C/GB288L27/FLTKT9CGB288L27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KT9C/GB288L27/FLTKT9CGB288L27.SMALL.gif the_burrito_master Have you ever wanted to have a neon glow in the night will riding your ripstik? This instructable will show you how to install any number or color of LEDs to your ripstik.   Video Video 2 Components and tools For this mod you will need a few tools and some electrical supplies. Tools: Philip...
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Tue, 29 Jun 2010 20:49:10 PDT
Make your own colored LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-colored-LEDs/
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By: motadacruz

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Mon, 1 Feb 2010 07:03:22 PST
RGB LED cheap and easy color changing night light http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-cheap-and-easy-color-changing-night-light/
RGB LED cheap and easy color changing night light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/TXLZ/G0ZWR1AV/F1TTXLZG0ZWR1AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/TXLZ/G0ZWR1AV/F1TTXLZG0ZWR1AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/TXLZ/G0ZWR1AV/F1TTXLZG0ZWR1AV.SMALL.jpg alaskansnowboarder  This project was quite easy once I played around and figured it out, which took a while. The idea is to be able to change the color with a switch, and have a led dimming options also.  These are the items you will need to complete this project:2 Pack push button lights found at the 1 dollar store.1...
By: alaskansnowboarder

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Tue, 20 Oct 2009 13:40:29 PDT
Mini LED Spot Light for Computer Case or Other Flat Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-LED-Spot-Light-for-Computer-Case-or-Other-Fla/
Mini LED Spot Light for Computer Case or Other Flat Surface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/9VA6/FXK6CSJ7/FO99VA6FXK6CSJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/9VA6/FXK6CSJ7/FO99VA6FXK6CSJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/9VA6/FXK6CSJ7/FO99VA6FXK6CSJ7.SMALL.jpg zerozz This miniture LED spot light can add a warm glow and brighten up the look of your computer case. It's small and round and can be mounted nearly any where inside a case. The circuit board is just slightly smaller than a penny yet has plenty of room for six 3 mm high intensty blue LEDs. The circuit i...
By: zerozz

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Thu, 30 Jul 2009 12:58:58 PDT
MOTORISED LED CRYSTAL LIGHT SHOW WITH VIDEO http://www.instructables.com/id/MOTORISED-LED-CRYSTAL-LIGHT-SHOW/
MOTORISED LED CRYSTAL LIGHT SHOW WITH VIDEO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7HOA/FVS7LB5F/F0L7HOAFVS7LB5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7HOA/FVS7LB5F/F0L7HOAFVS7LB5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7HOA/FVS7LB5F/F0L7HOAFVS7LB5F.SMALL.jpg mackintoshlinessless This instructable will give you a medium understanding on how to make a motorised crystal light show. It is quite a beautiful machine and please vote for it in the GET THE LED OUT COMP. I am also not good at drawing schematics :). Also sorry for not going into too much detail and the C+ photos. Anyw...
By: mackintoshlinessless

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Sun, 14 Jun 2009 00:54:52 PDT
Any color under the sun in an Altoids (R) Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Any-color-under-the-sun-in-an-Altoids-R-Containe/
Any color under the sun in an Altoids (R) Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/2H60/FT3K4TGF/FQH2H60FT3K4TGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/2H60/FT3K4TGF/FQH2H60FT3K4TGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/2H60/FT3K4TGF/FQH2H60FT3K4TGF.SMALL.jpg Ben The Builder Using 2 AA batteries, potentiometers, some wire and 3 LED's from an old battery powered glitter lamp (instead of Wax in Oil it's Glitter in water which reflects the light) I made one of those awesome mood lights that allow you to make any color you want. PLEASE VOTE FOR ME IN THE EPILOG AND THE US O...
By: Ben The Builder

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Mon, 6 Apr 2009 16:45:55 PDT
Accent Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Accent-Lights/
Accent Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0Q3S/FQR1GPVD/F4Q0Q3SFQR1GPVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0Q3S/FQR1GPVD/F4Q0Q3SFQR1GPVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/0Q3S/FQR1GPVD/F4Q0Q3SFQR1GPVD.SMALL.jpg =crankshaft= Okay, this is my first instructable, but don't worry, I have been using Instructables for years. So, this project is a simple one, I am gonna show you how to make a small accent light (you can make as many as you want for bigger areas). FEAR NOT! these are not like other accent lights you have seen ...
By: =crankshaft=

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Tue, 3 Feb 2009 15:27:58 PST
Mini Maglite LED Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Maglite-LED-Hack/
Mini Maglite LED Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/1PR1/FHQPF2XF/FAU1PR1FHQPF2XF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/1PR1/FHQPF2XF/FAU1PR1FHQPF2XF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/1PR1/FHQPF2XF/FAU1PR1FHQPF2XF.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos I recently found a Mini Maglite flashlight in one of my dad's desk drawers. I replaced the old batteries and attempted to turn it on. As it turned out, the bulb was dead (at that time I didn't realize that I had a replacement bulb). I wanted it working and looking cool, so I went to Radioshack a ...
By: Radioactive_Legos

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Sat, 21 Jun 2008 23:46:40 PDT
Get the RBG LED Circuit from Glowing Ice Cubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-the-RBG-LED-Circuit-from-Glowing-Ice-Cubes/
Get the RBG LED Circuit from Glowing Ice Cubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/KWGO/FHJMQXD0/FAHKWGOFHJMQXD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/KWGO/FHJMQXD0/FAHKWGOFHJMQXD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/KWGO/FHJMQXD0/FAHKWGOFHJMQXD0.SMALL.jpg benthekahn You may have seen those glowing ice cubes before. They glow all different color and have many modes but they are rather expensive ($4-$6 each) and only last for a few hours. I will show you how to extract the circuit and power it with another source.This is a video of the USB light I made with a cir...
By: benthekahn

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Mon, 16 Jun 2008 23:03:35 PDT
Awesome LED Computer Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-LED-Computer-Mod/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/TZGC/FH7APFYC/FE0TZGCFH7APFYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/TZGC/FH7APFYC/FE0TZGCFH7APFYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/TZGC/FH7APFYC/FE0TZGCFH7APFYC.SMALL.jpg AlexTheGreat I am putting this in a computer mod I am making. Yeah, It's not finished, the panels aren't actually glued down and I don't have a circuit for it yet, but I thought I'd let you guys preview its awesomeness. Hmm, I just realized I glued the red LED on the wrong side on the top.
By: AlexTheGreat

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Sun, 8 Jun 2008 12:09:31 PDT
How to make an LED Spinnie/ Rollie/ LED Cylinder! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-LED-Spinnie-Rollie-LED-Cylinder/
How to make an LED Spinnie/ Rollie/ LED Cylinder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/RG07/FCEIIZMN/FMFRG07FCEIIZMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/RG07/FCEIIZMN/FMFRG07FCEIIZMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/RG07/FCEIIZMN/FMFRG07FCEIIZMN.SMALL.jpg GorillazMiko Well, at first I was making some of these, and I was also making some of these as well (kind of.)I really wanted to put something into the Get the LED Out! Challenge, then this idea just popped into my mind like how you pop popcorn! Mmmm, popcorn. Yum.So, here's how to make and LED Spinnie, LED Roll...
By: GorillazMiko

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Sun, 10 Feb 2008 19:04:44 PST
Bawls Blue Crystal LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Bawls-Blue-Crystal-LED-Light/
Bawls Blue Crystal LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HG5R/UTAEWPKH864/F64HG5RUTAEWPKH864.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HG5R/UTAEWPKH864/F64HG5RUTAEWPKH864.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/HG5R/UTAEWPKH864/F64HG5RUTAEWPKH864.SMALL.jpg pmilg I have seen a lot of creative projects which utilize the popular “Bawls” bottles. Other projects had two features which I wanted to improve on; 1: The common use of batteries instead of a more permanent power source 2: The intensely bright spots which LEDs often produce I based some of my design...
By: pmilg

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Tue, 9 Jan 2007 15:45:59 PST