Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - arduino - led http://www.instructables.com Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:43:16 PST BLOX v1.01 Using PWM to control the light intensity of a LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-PWM-to-control-the-light-intensity-of-a-LED/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:58:20 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Lucid Dreaming: Dream To Reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Lucid-Dreaming-Dream-To-Reality/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:36:25 PST
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduino-Tetris/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:02:31 PST
Arduino flashing LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-flashing-LED-lamp/
Arduino flashing LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/PLEB/I53I1CPR/FKSPLEBI53I1CPR.SMALL.jpg Jaxton Maez A simple RGB LED underglow for a lamp. You can get the lamp from walmart. It has a clear plastic cover for keeping pencils and stuff in it. It is very easy and takes maybe five minutes, but improves the look of room(even though my room is messy) Arduino Parts:lamparduino uno9v battery & cordrgb ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:44:58 PST
102 - RBG LED http://www.instructables.com/id/102-RBG-LED/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 04:29:35 PST
Arduino light show http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-light-show-2/
Arduino light show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/9STV/I52CJHRP/FDR9STVI52CJHRP.SMALL.jpg ArduinoStuffs Leds are always fun to use in normal circuits but are even more fun to use with arduino. This tutorial shows you how to make a simple led light show with a Materials Here are the materials you will need:Hardware:Arduino boardJumper wires6 Leds(I used red)6 1k ohm resistors(you can use 10k if you ...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 17:31:26 PST
Control LED brightness with Remote and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-LED-brightness-with-Remote-and-Arduino/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:13:38 PST
Multicoloured LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicoloured-LED-Light/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 16:58:07 PST
Arduino + PS/2 Keyboard controlled LED Flasher http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PS2-Keyboard-controlled-LED-Flasher/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 02:52:36 PST
Web Based Room Monitoring System using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Based-Room-Monitoring-System-using-Arduino/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:49:20 PST
32x16 LED Matrix Panel and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/32x16-LED-Matrix-Panel-and-Arduino/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:10:04 PST
Intel Edison: Knight Rider http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Knight-Rider/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:02:42 PST
Check Precipitation with Linino http://www.instructables.com/id/Check-Precipitation/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:34:34 PST
Arduino LED Music Spectrum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Music-Spectrum/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:44:08 PST
Arduino - LED Scrolling Text ~ Simple & Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Scrolling-Text-Simple-Easy/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:12:09 PST
RGB Human Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Human-Circuit/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 15:45:16 PST
Arduino-propelled necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-propelled-necklace/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:08:12 PST
Interfacing c# with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-c-with-Arduino/
Interfacing c# with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/RPY7/I4PHN27M/FCGRPY7I4PHN27M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/RPY7/I4PHN27M/FCGRPY7I4PHN27M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/RPY7/I4PHN27M/FCGRPY7I4PHN27M.SMALL.jpg FirmanJml This is my first simple program controlling arduino through interfacing cSharp using serial communication. Preparing First, you will need to have :1. Arduino2. Led3. Resistor. Code Connect your Arduino to bread board, and put the LED into one of the digital pin of Arduino.Source code for Ardu...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 03:05:58 PST
Control LED With Arduino and C# http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-LED-With-Arduino-and-C/
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 01:13:07 PST
Easy RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-RGB-LED/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 20:34:02 PST
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-LEDs-with-your-TV-remote-Arduino-IR-T/
Control your LEDs with your TV remote?! || Arduino IR Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/2DSH/I4J7K6XD/FYR2DSHI4J7K6XD.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I repurposed the useless buttons on my TV remote to control the LEDs behind my TV. You can also use this technique to control all sorts of things with a bit of code editing. I will also talk a bit about the theory of how an infrared transmitter and an infrared rec...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 01:03:38 PST
Arduino Remote Control Less $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Remote-Control-Less-10/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 00:52:21 PST
Arduino Control rc car mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Control-rc-car-mod/
Arduino Control rc car mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/4NSQ/I4PHJR7B/FXG4NSQI4PHJR7B.SMALL.jpg Finger44 Sur plusieurs site internet on peut voir des voiture télécomander par bluetooth, sa ma donner envie den construire une petite qui peut être commander par bluetooth via un smartphone ou tablette, je suis tomber sur ce petit 4x4 dans un magasin d'occasion je me suis dis que c'est la chance a saisir! J...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:02:16 PST
Arduino Photoresistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Nighttime-Activated-light-with-Arduino/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 05:36:28 PST
How to Make a Single Chip Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Single-Chip-Arduino/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:45:41 PST
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Crossguard-Lightsaber/
Star Wars Crossguard Neopixel Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/B54F/I4IWPURS/F1MB54FI4IWPURS.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad For all "those wierd kids that are board" and looking for something to do on a dark winter's night...Make the new crossguard triblade lightsaber from Star Wars: Episode 7, (VII in Roman numerals, if they even teach that in school anymore)This instructable will go over the physical build but it is mo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 17:20:27 PST
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-on-your-Computer-by-RFID-and-IR-UPDATED/
Switch on your Computer by RFID and IR (UPDATED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/N4BU/I4E6EO74/FSYN4BUI4E6EO74.SMALL.jpg Rifath Hello guys !!!In this instructable we are going to switch ON and shutdown the PC using an IR Proximity sensor or a RFID Reader. Due to my studies, I am unable to write this instructable detaily and I HOPE YOU CAN UNDERSTAND, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK THE DOUBTS IN COMMENTS AND DON'T FORGET TO VOTE FOR...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 04:18:10 PST
Color Changing Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Mood-Lamp/
Color Changing Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/ZT2O/I4CMQ1SD/FBMZT2OI4CMQ1SD.SMALL.jpg batkin Get in the mood with some fairly simple ATTiny85 based homemade color shifting lamps! The code is Arduino IDE compatible for easy customization. Step 1: Materials Saw Drill Sheet of wood Wood screws Various hole cutter bits 6" Acrylic Cupcake / CAKE / Centerpiece Tube Extension (for diffusing t...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 12:24:56 PST
Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-3x3x3-LED-Cube-with-Arduino/
Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/WK1X/I4O23DT7/FNNWK1XI4O23DT7.SMALL.jpg hkerr This is my first instructable so leave feedback in the comments please.When viewing lots of LED Cube tutorials it seemed like they were too complex and like they didn't give enough detail on how to build them. Also the pick controlled ones had very complex coding and complex wiring. Most cubes looke...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:23:33 PST
Arduino RBG LED Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RBG-LED-Controller/
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By: Josh L-J

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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:19:28 PST
Motion Activated Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Activated-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 07:24:30 PST
LED Disco Floor http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Disco-Floor/
LED Disco Floor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/SR2Y/I48CD7L9/FUESR2YI48CD7L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/SR2Y/I48CD7L9/FUESR2YI48CD7L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/SR2Y/I48CD7L9/FUESR2YI48CD7L9.SMALL.jpg madmat01 This project is inspired by the Pixel Drop Ceiling by hockeyman271 and would not be possible without referencing that instructable.This LED Disco Floor uses WS2801 36mm RGB LEDs that are computer controlled via an Arduino. I chose the 36mm WS2801 due to their lower profile (5mm deep). This allowed m...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:30:18 PST
Intel Edison IoT: Automatic lamp (Relay, HC-SR04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-IoT-Automatic-lamp-Relay-HC-SR04/
Intel Edison IoT: Automatic lamp (Relay, HC-SR04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/FRCB/I48C7VQD/FU0FRCBI48C7VQD.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen The project is simply a automatic lamp that turns on when it "sees" movement. As this is home automation.With this you can:1. Save power.2. Save your own time.3. Ensure safe moving with hands full of stuff since the light turns on automatically after entering the room.So let's start building---- C...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:46:12 PST
Sound Reactive RGB LED Piano Lights! http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Piano-Lights/
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 22:52:20 PST
A more random candleLED http://www.instructables.com/id/A-more-random-candleLED/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 08:14:29 PST
Music Visualiser Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Visualiser-Table/
Music Visualiser Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SMALL.jpg crt4041 This Instructable will hopefully give you all you need to put together a reactive music led table.I based it on the Music Visualiser at Music Visualiser - Adafruit. The code is from there, the circuit is from there - all I really created was a big led matrix, and put it into an Ikea table!Really, I...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:40:35 PST
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Hey-Im-ready-to-drink/
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SMALL.jpg pelegren Many things happen just by drinking coffee. Big business successful ideas come out while people are chatting having coffee. I love having coffee especially when I'm in the office. I'm pretty sure everyone out there loves coffee. But when I make coffee, i can't drink it straight away because it is to...
By: pelegren

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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:15:10 PST
LED - Mega Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Mega-Clock/
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By: Michalsky

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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:24:52 PST
DIY 4x4 Arduino Synth Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-4x4-Arduino-Synth-Pad/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 21:31:16 PST
LED Sneakers http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Sneakers/
LED Sneakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRGI/I3OFRBHJ/F9CVRGII3OFRBHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRGI/I3OFRBHJ/F9CVRGII3OFRBHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRGI/I3OFRBHJ/F9CVRGII3OFRBHJ.SMALL.jpg 39cld Hello, Instructables! I was assigned to do an Arduino project this semester, so this is what I came up with. Blinky shoes. Many of us have had pairs of these during our childhoods, but what about as adults? I, for one, have found light-up shoes to be incredibly difficult to find. Even worse, the pai...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 20:31:51 PST
Arduino/LED/MP3 http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoLEDMP3/
Arduino/LED/MP3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KHUF/I3OFR8AH/FAWKHUFI3OFR8AH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KHUF/I3OFR8AH/FAWKHUFI3OFR8AH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KHUF/I3OFR8AH/FAWKHUFI3OFR8AH.SMALL.jpg cltillman This is a project that I did for a class that used an Arduino microcomputer and nearly whatever you could think of. This round I made a sort of MP3 player that worked with an infrared remote and an RGB LED to change the colors while you listen to the song. (disclaimer: initially it was going to go t...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 20:24:13 PST
ATtiny Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-Flower-Pot/
ATtiny Flower Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PID2/I3KBPA85/F2OPID2I3KBPA85.SMALL.jpg peterfoxflick This flower pot has a build in sensor that detects when the dirt inside is dry and lets you know. This uses an ATtiny85 as the brain and copper tape as the sensor. It is powered by 2 AAA batteries. All of the electronic parts can be purchased at http://sfe.io/w90611. Parts Attiny85 4.7 uf Capacitor...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 11:06:05 PST
PatPet – An interactive pillow pet http://www.instructables.com/id/PatPet-An-interactive-pillow-pet/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:40:23 PST
Color Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Clock/
Color Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3AGY/I3H4PD3P/FG33AGYI3H4PD3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3AGY/I3H4PD3P/FG33AGYI3H4PD3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/3AGY/I3H4PD3P/FG33AGYI3H4PD3P.SMALL.jpg ZacharyNM This is a clock that gives the time by color. Right now it only gives it to you by the hour. The goal was to make a simplistic enough clock with out the need of digits. I do plan on enhancing and expanding the clocks functionality but for the time being this is what it perfoms. I apologize ahead of ...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 22:26:33 PST
Various Display of Led Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Various-Display-of-Led-Lights/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 01:34:14 PST
Bluetooth Controlled RGB LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-RGB-LED-Lamp/
Bluetooth Controlled RGB LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/U1VL/I3DQBI4X/FJHU1VLI3DQBI4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/U1VL/I3DQBI4X/FJHU1VLI3DQBI4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/U1VL/I3DQBI4X/FJHU1VLI3DQBI4X.SMALL.jpg KalTol1994 In this Instructable I will demonstrate how to create a multicolored lamp controlled via Bluetooth using an Arduino, HC-05 Bluetooth module and Android device or Teraterm for computers with Bluetooth. The code for the lamp currently enables the user to choose off, yellow, red, green, blue, and the a...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 19:08:07 PST
Break Forcing Chair Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-Forcing-Chair-Pad/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:14:16 PST
LED Nintendoscape http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Nintendoscape/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:17:46 PST
Busy / Free Indicator Led Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Busy-Free-Indicator-Led-Box/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:01:46 PST