Instructables: exploring - wireless - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 23:03:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 $4 WiFi Door Alarm using a ESP8266 #IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/4-WiFi-Door-Alarm-Using-a-ESP8266-IoT/
$4 WiFi Door Alarm using a ESP8266 #IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/QG9K/IOCE8T9D/FIKQG9KIOCE8T9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/QG9K/IOCE8T9D/FIKQG9KIOCE8T9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/QG9K/IOCE8T9D/FIKQG9KIOCE8T9D.SMALL.jpg ClemRz In this IoT project I will show you how to make a WiFi door alarm that alerts you wherever you are! I had his idea of designing a wifi enabled door alarm after a friend's house was broken into. Here is a quick overview of how it works: we reuse the reed sensor of a door alarm and hook it to the rese...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 19:28:19 PDT
Edison and Arduino/Genuino 101 wireless weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-and-ArduinoGenuino-101-Wireless-Weather-Sta/
Edison and Arduino/Genuino 101 wireless weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/6Q6T/IO4LWGG0/FMY6Q6TIO4LWGG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/6Q6T/IO4LWGG0/FMY6Q6TIO4LWGG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/6Q6T/IO4LWGG0/FMY6Q6TIO4LWGG0.SMALL.jpg alext-mkrs This Instructable describes an Intel(r) Edison- and Arduino/Genuino 101-based modular wireless weather station I've recently created for my home use.Foundational concepts, which defined the setup and solutions, were: To have a modular solution, where I can add sensors to sensor modules and sensor ...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:26:45 PDT
Using your Smiley Tri-Band Antenna with HamShield http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Your-Smiley-Tri-Band-Antenna-With-HamShield/
Using your Smiley Tri-Band Antenna with HamShield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/7244/INKJME9H/FQS7244INKJME9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/7244/INKJME9H/FQS7244INKJME9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/7244/INKJME9H/FQS7244INKJME9H.SMALL.jpg CaseyHalverson The most important part of a transmitter, besides the radio, is the antenna! Having a properly tuned antenna is not just a "nice to have", it is an absolute must. Operating your radio without an antenna or using an improper antenna can irreversibly damage your HamShield's final amplifier. This instr...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:09:11 PDT
Wifi Relay With ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Relay-With-ESP8266/
Wifi Relay With ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/10QF/INJ6CJL5/FUM10QFINJ6CJL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/10QF/INJ6CJL5/FUM10QFINJ6CJL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/10QF/INJ6CJL5/FUM10QFINJ6CJL5.SMALL.jpg Romain7333 This wifi relay can controls any device like lamps or your soldering station with your smartphone or your computer. Materials and Tools To make this wifi relay you will need:An Esp8266, which can be program like an arduino and have wifi built inAn USB to TTL converter for programming the esp82662...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:33:37 PDT
DIY Wireless Joystick (Wireless Gaming) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wireless-Joystick-Wireless-Gaming/
DIY Wireless Joystick (Wireless Gaming) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/SWM8/IMUVWGPG/FRHSWM8IMUVWGPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/SWM8/IMUVWGPG/FRHSWM8IMUVWGPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/SWM8/IMUVWGPG/FRHSWM8IMUVWGPG.SMALL.jpg taifur In this instructables I will show you how you can build your own joystick using Arduino and RF transceiver. I used a joystick module and 5 buttons. Using joystick you can control mouse cursor & using buttons you can implement 5 keys of the keyboard. I implemented W, A, S, D and Space as these are th...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 03:09:01 PDT
ESP 8266 Standalone WiFI Relay Control [ytUt] http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP-8266-Standalone-WiFI-Relay-Control-ytUt/
ESP 8266 Standalone WiFI Relay Control [ytUt] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/MUC6/IMKTT4D4/F9NMUC6IMKTT4D4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/MUC6/IMKTT4D4/F9NMUC6IMKTT4D4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/MUC6/IMKTT4D4/F9NMUC6IMKTT4D4.SMALL.jpg YadhuS AIM To control a relay switch using esp8266 in standalone mode(without arduino,pic or any other Micro-controller) via Web-UI The ESP broadcasts its own SSID.It does not connect to a router.local IP address of esp is 192.168.4.1 Gather Hardware ESP 8266 (There are a lot of variants available in th...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 08:08:53 PDT
ESP8266 BASIC IoT Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-BASIC-IoT-Light/
ESP8266 BASIC IoT Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/NQ8R/ILV85Q3I/FV2NQ8RILV85Q3I.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 This Instructables show how to use ESP8266 BASIC remote control a household light. Why Remote Switch? My home hall light switch hide behind the Cabinet and far from the door. It is hard to turn on the light when I came home or turn off the light when I leave. So I want to control the light remote...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:35:05 PDT
ESP8266 Home automation Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Home-Automation-Part-1/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 07:49:13 PDT
Wifi for Weather station WS2357 Lacrosse http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-for-Wather-Station-WS2357-Lacrosse/
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 13:27:29 PST
ESP8266 Neopixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Neopixel-Clock/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 08:46:14 PST
Wireless motorcycle/bicycle helmet brake light ..very easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Motorcyclebicycle-Helmet-Brake-Light-very/
Wireless motorcycle/bicycle helmet brake light ..very easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SMALL.jpg harshalpatil199529 Hello everyone,the main idea of this project is when i hit the motorcycle brake lever the led lights on the helmet or jacket light up making the rider more visible and hence safer on the streets.I didnt want the wires all dangling from the bike to the helmet so i made a wireless module. Things req...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 12:25:13 PST
Wireless Power Transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Power-Transmission/
Wireless Power Transmission - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/IOUR/IKU2NRVE/F23IOURIKU2NRVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/IOUR/IKU2NRVE/F23IOURIKU2NRVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/IOUR/IKU2NRVE/F23IOURIKU2NRVE.SMALL.jpg NiranjnV Wireless power Transmission There are a number of ways to transmit power wirelessly. Few of them are--Inductive coupling- This type usually has a Short range and they use Wire coils as antennas . This type of wireless power transmission is used in Electric tooth brushs and razor battery charging, in...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 07:49:12 PST
Smart Trash Can - for a Smart City http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Trash-Can-for-a-Smart-City/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 04:52:21 PST
DIY 2G/3G/4G wireless cell phone signal booster http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-2G3G4G-Wireless-Cell-Phone-Signal-Booster/
DIY 2G/3G/4G wireless cell phone signal booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/F4XC/IJ6CF69X/FATF4XCIJ6CF69X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/F4XC/IJ6CF69X/FATF4XCIJ6CF69X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/F4XC/IJ6CF69X/FATF4XCIJ6CF69X.SMALL.jpg Lau Han Ching Before begin. Where i stay is a rural area., cell phone signal reception is a nightmare. 1 bar or no service, the best i can get is 2 bar. After a long searching for a solution, trial and error. Discover this simple solution without purchased a expensive 3G signal booster. Here the guide to build on...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 07:36:01 PST
RGB-Led Clock With Bluetooth Smart http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Led-Clock-With-Bluetooth-Smart/
RGB-Led Clock With Bluetooth Smart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/XOUG/IJ6CENQ7/FYZXOUGIJ6CENQ7.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This instructable shows you how to use a Cypress-BLE-Devkit to build a RGB-LED-Clock. You need only very few things: RGB-LED-Strip with 30 or 60 WS2812b-LEDs. a grid-style PC board some pin-header pins and a bit of wire. a 5V power-source (could be a USB-Plug!) The Cypress CY8CKIT-042-BLE Blue...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 03:08:38 PST
How to use Bluetooth 4.0 HM10 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Bluetooth-40-HM10/
How to use Bluetooth 4.0 HM10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/LR8X/II992BE6/F45LR8XII992BE6.SMALL.jpg Dan Chen In this example, I will show you how to communicate one micro controller to another micro controller BOTH WAYS via serial with cc2541 (BLE-HM-10). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zXYH9arHMI For board design and code please download BLE_Duplex Introduction HM-10 is a BLE module for embedded sy...
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 21:59:07 PST
puzzling treasure chest opens using twitter and wireless energy http://www.instructables.com/id/puzzling-treasure-chest-opens-using-twitter-and-wi/
puzzling treasure chest opens using twitter and wireless energy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/Q93V/IGZEND9E/FQFQ93VIGZEND9E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/Q93V/IGZEND9E/FQFQ93VIGZEND9E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/Q93V/IGZEND9E/FQFQ93VIGZEND9E.SMALL.jpg nusnel A puzzling present! My "victim" is given three boxes: A very small box locked with chains and a padlock. A locked small box with no outside locks, that is closed and has a reflective upper lid. A big pirate-y treasure box. Opening the treasure box reveals a treasure map glued to the bottom. Searc...
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Sat, 14 Nov 2015 16:12:29 PST
Marketing with simple IoT devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Marketing-with-simple-IoT-devices/
Marketing with simple IoT devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/QCF7/IGQYCCK6/FQ7QCF7IGQYCCK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/QCF7/IGQYCCK6/FQ7QCF7IGQYCCK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/QCF7/IGQYCCK6/FQ7QCF7IGQYCCK6.SMALL.jpg Dimitris Platis This instructable will cover the creation of Inno, a wooden robot-looking idol, that serves as an IoT marketing medium, for a new educational initiative at the Software Engineering and Management program, in the University of Gothenburg. It is based on this article, initially published in my blog.In...
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Fri, 6 Nov 2015 21:04:29 PST
Wi-Fi controlled Remote Control Car without microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Wi-Fi-controlled-Remote-Control-Car-without-microc/
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 03:43:35 PST
Very simple wireless electricity transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-simple-wireless-electricity-transmission/
Very simple wireless electricity transmission - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/0B94/IFWRP9AW/FP10B94IFWRP9AW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/0B94/IFWRP9AW/FP10B94IFWRP9AW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/0B94/IFWRP9AW/FP10B94IFWRP9AW.SMALL.jpg Chauhan Vivek R So simple wireless electricity transmission make it at home components you have to need copper wire, transistor- 2N 3904, small piece of PCB , 1-LED, 1- 1.5v power, wire make 30 turn coil and second center tape 30 turn coil for second coil , after 15 turn make a center tape and then 15 turn...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 06:58:24 PDT
Sharing your LinkedIn profile link wirelessly http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharing-your-LinkedIn-profile-link-wirelessly/
Sharing your LinkedIn profile link wirelessly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/0TII/IDLO2BQP/F0H0TIIIDLO2BQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/0TII/IDLO2BQP/F0H0TIIIDLO2BQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/0TII/IDLO2BQP/F0H0TIIIDLO2BQP.SMALL.jpg tarikozket Having an interesting conversation with the person next to you at an event. They are interested to add you on the LinkedIn and stay in touch. They pass their phone to you and want you to write down your name in to the LinkedIn search box. What if you had some magical powers like making your LinkedIn...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 11:27:16 PDT
Bluetooth Police Beacon http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Police-Beacon/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:05:15 PDT
Wireless Nixie Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Nixi-Thermometer/
Wireless Nixie Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/51XK/ICRXVI4O/FI251XKICRXVI4O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/51XK/ICRXVI4O/FI251XKICRXVI4O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/51XK/ICRXVI4O/FI251XKICRXVI4O.SMALL.jpg christian.ich.7 The Target of this Project was to learn how to use different functions of the atmega:• Connecting two Atmegas with a wireless connection• Each Atmega has a Thermometer (DS1621) to read the actual temperature• Use the sleep Mode of an Atmega• Controlling a Nixie bargraph In-13And this all together is...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 11:45:00 PDT
Quick improvised face tracking camera using an Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-improvised-face-tracking-camera-using-an-Int/
Quick improvised face tracking camera using an Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/K5RK/ICP0VMSU/FHGK5RKICP0VMSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/K5RK/ICP0VMSU/FHGK5RKICP0VMSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/K5RK/ICP0VMSU/FHGK5RKICP0VMSU.SMALL.jpg Douglas N This is a tutorial on how to build a simple face-tracking camera using an Edison with arduino breakout board, any android smartphone, a servo motor and a few other things you may find lying around in your desk.The code is written in python and is very simple. What is does is repeatedly download fram...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:43:37 PDT
Weather Forecasting Coat Hooks http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-Forecasting-Coat-Hooks/
Weather Forecasting Coat Hooks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/RT50/IC4MQEZZ/FSSRT50IC4MQEZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/RT50/IC4MQEZZ/FSSRT50IC4MQEZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/RT50/IC4MQEZZ/FSSRT50IC4MQEZZ.SMALL.jpg push_reset When running out the door I often forget to check my phone for the forecast. I hastily make a decision and end up caught in the rain or over dressing for the hot afternoon. With the forecasting coat hooks, the weather can be taken in by just a glance. The dials tell you the high and low temperatur...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 10:32:11 PDT
Controlling a WF32 from a Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-WF32-from-a-Computer/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:03:08 PDT
Outdoor Plug Cover Security Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-plug-cover-security-cam/
Outdoor Plug Cover Security Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/N0IB/IB0421TK/F3BN0IBIB0421TK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/N0IB/IB0421TK/F3BN0IBIB0421TK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/N0IB/IB0421TK/F3BN0IBIB0421TK.SMALL.jpg plaroach I had a problem with packages disappearing from my porch.I decided a wireless IP cam would be a great solution.I was faced with two problems.• where to hide it•where to plug it in. Maybe where to place it and where to power it could be the same place. It dawned on me, the camera will fit in an ou...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:22:22 PDT
Solar Powered PirateBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-PirateBox/
Solar Powered PirateBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/M46G/IA571YNU/F84M46GIA571YNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/M46G/IA571YNU/F84M46GIA571YNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/M46G/IA571YNU/F84M46GIA571YNU.SMALL.jpg garriaga A PirateBox is a DIY anonymous offline file-sharing and communications system built with free software and inexpensive off-the-shelf hardware. The box remains off the internet as a precaution to maintain full anonymity while letting you have fun, chat with people, and share any files you may like.Ad...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:49:40 PDT
Garage Door Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Garage-Door-Opener-2/
Garage Door Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/B2JP/I9YC0L0P/FLBB2JPI9YC0L0P.SMALL.jpg jeff.cartwright.562 Use a Raspberry Pi and a smartphone (or laptop) to open, close and monitor a garage door. Make opening and closing the door secure by using self-signed certificates installed on family members' mobile phones. If the door is open when it shouldn't be, then send a text message (SMS) to a cell phone. T...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 15:41:46 PDT
DIY Remote Control Airplane (23 cc Gas powered) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Remote-Control-Airplane-23-cc-Gas-powered/
DIY Remote Control Airplane (23 cc Gas powered) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/1409/I9SMQ2UN/FH11409I9SMQ2UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/1409/I9SMQ2UN/FH11409I9SMQ2UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/1409/I9SMQ2UN/FH11409I9SMQ2UN.SMALL.jpg falconsamad Hello Guys,Just being highly fancitated about Airplanes and how they fly ,i just end up getting infected by the scale aeromodeling bug :) , in my early child hood .I have been scratch building remote contrrol airplanes fofr almost 3-4 years sice now,but eversince i have deam of scratch building a ga...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 13:19:37 PDT
DIY Electric R/C Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-RC-Airplane/
DIY Electric R/C Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/6DOU/I9NDY7YP/FE96DOUI9NDY7YP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/6DOU/I9NDY7YP/FE96DOUI9NDY7YP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/6DOU/I9NDY7YP/FE96DOUI9NDY7YP.SMALL.jpg falconsamad This is my frist scratch built remote control Airplane powered by an electric motor.In this instructable in which i am going to show how to scratch built an rc airplane in a limited budget.The basic goal is to use locally avaliable materials and to keep the design as simple as possible .If you like ...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 23:34:08 PDT
WiFi Enabled Arduino - Interfacing with web APIs http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-Arduino/
WiFi Enabled Arduino - Interfacing with web APIs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/B690/I9C884FF/FQ2B690I9C884FF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/B690/I9C884FF/FQ2B690I9C884FF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/B690/I9C884FF/FQ2B690I9C884FF.SMALL.jpg Samuel Huff Are you familiar with Arduino, but are looking for a little more connectivity in your projects? This Instructable goes over a new (and cheap) wireless module that has hit the embedded world hard - the ESP8266. This little module is a perfect way to hook your Arduino project into your WiFi. What you ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 01:16:02 PDT
Intro to GPS with Microcontrollers http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-GPS-with-Microcontrollers/
Intro to GPS with Microcontrollers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FAUH/I9B6GV2T/FS8FAUHI9B6GV2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FAUH/I9B6GV2T/FS8FAUHI9B6GV2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FAUH/I9B6GV2T/FS8FAUHI9B6GV2T.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Once the purview of strictly military operations, GPS has become a regular part of modern living and in relatively short time! Who wouldn't want want to know when and where they are anywhere on the planet? It's a science fiction dream brought into reality, one now so woven into our lives it seems ...
By: Aleator777

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Tue, 5 May 2015 11:59:00 PDT
Keepin' it Simple, the $7 HD Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Keepin-it-Simple-the-7-HD-Antenna/
Keepin' it Simple, the $7 HD Antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D5MX/I88LNJA0/FXND5MXI88LNJA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D5MX/I88LNJA0/FXND5MXI88LNJA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/D5MX/I88LNJA0/FXND5MXI88LNJA0.SMALL.jpg nicolsson There are TONS of options to build your own tuned HD antenna, but if you're looking for a quick and easy[Lazy] way to get setup give this $7 rig a try!This is a passive antenna and it rely's on a fair signal strength. Before you start make sure you have sufficient coverage in your area using this li...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 00:33:00 PDT
WiFi security in Home and Office http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-security-in-Home-and-Office/
WiFi security in Home and Office - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Y784/I81GBWH9/FPKY784I81GBWH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Y784/I81GBWH9/FPKY784I81GBWH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/Y784/I81GBWH9/FPKY784I81GBWH9.SMALL.jpg Downunder35m Update 13/04/2015: Added Author's quick pick'sUpdate 12/04/2015: Added a step for additional security tests.Update 05/04/2015: Added extra step with information and links about backdoors and other security risks in WiFi routers.Update 04/04/2015: Fixed a bad typo regarding the WPA2 encryption - than...
By: Downunder35m

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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 04:39:52 PDT
QRPp 5volt transmitter/ solar panel http://www.instructables.com/id/QRPp-5volt-transmitter-solar-panel/
QRPp 5volt transmitter/ solar panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QIKK/I7CCL9EW/FCVQIKKI7CCL9EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QIKK/I7CCL9EW/FCVQIKKI7CCL9EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QIKK/I7CCL9EW/FCVQIKKI7CCL9EW.SMALL.jpg AndyT3 This is a very lower power ham radio transmitter using a solar panel (designed for charging a mobile phone) as a power source. A Solar-Powered very low power (QRPp) transmitter At Leicester Hackspace we had the opportunity to use donated 5 volt solar power boards for new projects. Many thanks! As...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:17:16 PDT
Make wireless charging mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-wireless-charging-mouse/
Make wireless charging mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/88D0/I6YXZ4HI/FLI88D0I6YXZ4HI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/88D0/I6YXZ4HI/FLI88D0I6YXZ4HI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/88D0/I6YXZ4HI/FLI88D0I6YXZ4HI.SMALL.jpg GodsTale I prefer wired mouse to wireless mouse for one reason, which is about battery. It feels inconvenient for me to look for the charging machine to charge up a dead battery or purchase new battery when it is discharged. Sometimes it goes bad at inconvenient times.I found wireless mouse not used for some...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 10:07:06 PDT
Super-cheap Wireless Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-cheap-Wireless-Doorbell/
Super-cheap Wireless Doorbell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/4TPG/I6WOM7CU/FDV4TPGI6WOM7CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/4TPG/I6WOM7CU/FDV4TPGI6WOM7CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/4TPG/I6WOM7CU/FDV4TPGI6WOM7CU.SMALL.jpg sdcharle Like most dog owners, we love our dog. Our dog, Ada, has one trait that drives us nuts, though. When the doorbell rings, or somebody knocks on the door, she loses her mind, and for a 13 pound rat terrier/chihuahua mix, she has a very loud, air raid siren bark. On Halloween particularly, the barking ...
By: sdcharle

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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 00:34:56 PST
Spark.io Build night Rex-o-Phone wifi xylophone http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparkio-Build-night-Rex-o-Phone-wifi-xylophone/
Spark.io Build night Rex-o-Phone wifi xylophone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VRY4/I4E6DQX7/F0BVRY4I4E6DQX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VRY4/I4E6DQX7/F0BVRY4I4E6DQX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/VRY4/I4E6DQX7/F0BVRY4I4E6DQX7.SMALL.jpg microrex Our Spark Build Nights on November 13 and 15th 2014 at Blooming-labs were a lot of fun thanks to Spark.io and Instructables for making the Build Night possible! I was building a glockenspiel played by solenoids from a player piano so why not make it wireless, too? The following steps necessary...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 18:00:31 PST
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Headphones-Sony-MDR-V6-wireless-mod/
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SMALL.jpg griffinity Go wireless with DIY bluetooth headphones.PARTS NEEDEDSony MDR-V6 headphones (or whatever headphones you got): http://amzn.com/B00001WRSJ?tag=griffhammo-20Jumbl Bluetooth receiver: http://amzn.com/B00HJBBBL0?tag=griffhammo-20RadioShack 1/8” stereo jack: https://www.radioshack.com/1-8-stereo-in-line-...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:24:27 PST
IoT Bathroom Vacancy Indicator For Hackers http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Bathroom-Vacancy-Indicator-For-Hackers/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:01:13 PST
iPhone Box Case http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-Box-Case/
iPhone Box Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X7F/I1NUK88Q/FWL9X7FI1NUK88Q.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft Apple has done it again. They have completely reinvented the landscape of the smart phone market by simply taking advantage of one of the most underutilized aspects of the smart phone. The Packaging!Each new iPhone 6 comes with extra materials that can be converted into a sweet Box Phone Case. Take ...
By: gabrieltaft

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:35:45 PDT
littleBits WiFi Music Player http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-WiFi-Music-Player/
littleBits WiFi Music Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QFQX/HZPDXALQ/FKCQFQXHZPDXALQ.SMALL.jpg littleBits Wirelessly control this music player with your phone or through a variety of IFTTT channels. Use Cloud Control (on your phone or your computer) to advance from from song to the next or try IFTTT’s Date & Time Channel to make a customized musical alarm clock (you pick the song!). IFTTT (if this then...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 11:36:56 PDT
Repurpose an old wifi router for the internet-of-things http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurpose-an-old-wifi-router-for-the-internet-of-t/
Repurpose an old wifi router for the internet-of-things - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/3RRP/HVGXM5OM/FEY3RRPHVGXM5OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/3RRP/HVGXM5OM/FEY3RRPHVGXM5OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/3RRP/HVGXM5OM/FEY3RRPHVGXM5OM.SMALL.jpg danasf The popularity of internet-connected devices built with Arduino shields or single-board computers like the Raspberry Pi and Beaglebone has exploded, but for simple tasks like controlling a relay, reading a sensor, watering your garden or lighting LEDs there's an overlooked (and often free) option: o...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 18:35:01 PDT
The Sneeze-Ray Remote-Controlled Nose Tickler http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Sneeze-Ray-Remote-Controlled-Nose-Tickler/
The Sneeze-Ray Remote-Controlled Nose Tickler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/645M/HSBSMC6R/FYC645MHSBSMC6R.SMALL.jpg alexglow Do you know that old wives' tale about how when you sneeze, it means someone is thinking of you? Apparently, most people don't. I didn't realize that, so I made this project. :) I recently gave my first demo as Maker Advocate for Pinoccio, a new, open-source kit for your own personal Internet of Th...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 18:28:52 PST
Wireless Mailbox Alarm with Phone alert http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Mailbox-Alarm-with-Phone-alert/
Wireless Mailbox Alarm with Phone alert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OGJK/HPCLJ38L/FQNOGJKHPCLJ38L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OGJK/HPCLJ38L/FQNOGJKHPCLJ38L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/OGJK/HPCLJ38L/FQNOGJKHPCLJ38L.SMALL.jpg eddevine 1x Alarm kit Auto-Dialer (ebay $10-$20) 1x Door/Window Sensor (included in alarm kit) 1x Keypad/Control Unit with AC Adaptor (included in alarm kit) 1x Telephone Cable (included in alarm kit) 2x  Cable Ties (home depot or Lowes) A simple way to set up an alert system, after installed, you still h...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 09:42:06 PST
Wireless remote fireworks tube rack diplay http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-remote-fireworks-tube-rack-diplay/
Wireless remote fireworks tube rack diplay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q3WU/HKZ9KWXT/FHRQ3WUHKZ9KWXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q3WU/HKZ9KWXT/FHRQ3WUHKZ9KWXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/Q3WU/HKZ9KWXT/FHRQ3WUHKZ9KWXT.SMALL.jpg coolbeansbaby68  The quantum wireless remote firework starter is a safe way to ignite fireworks without getting hurt . Quantumfire wireless remote firing system 1st picture ~ This is a picture of the remote control and 1 of the 12 remote starters that come with the set. 2nd & 3rd pic~ These two pictures show the...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 14:33:51 PDT
Wireless DeadDrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-DeadDrop/
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 22:22:01 PDT
The Reusable and Wireless Igniter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reusable-and-Wireless-Igniter/
The Reusable and Wireless Igniter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/9EMJ/HJ1XL5A7/FRO9EMJHJ1XL5A7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/9EMJ/HJ1XL5A7/FRO9EMJHJ1XL5A7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/9EMJ/HJ1XL5A7/FRO9EMJHJ1XL5A7.SMALL.jpg nodcah This project uses a simple RF link and two Arduinos to ignite something from up to 90 feet away! I always found it annoying to mess with a bunch of wire, so I felt like creating something to fix that problem. A wireless connection is not only safer, but also A LOT cooler. This wireless ignitor ...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 13:26:28 PDT
Wireless RF Controlled Fire Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-RF-Controlled-Fire-Effects/
Wireless RF Controlled Fire Effects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/1C9Z/HH2W3CKF/FB21C9ZHH2W3CKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/1C9Z/HH2W3CKF/FB21C9ZHH2W3CKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/1C9Z/HH2W3CKF/FB21C9ZHH2W3CKF.SMALL.jpg sheetmetalalchemist Cavemen invented fire about a zillion years ago, and ever since that day man has been coming up with ever more inventive ways of making bigger and bigger fireballs. Here's my attempt to bring your homo erectus style flame effects into the modern day universe of Justin Beiber and Twitter. This wirele...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 16:01:28 PDT