Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - arduino - led http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 18:30:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Music Visualiser Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Visualiser-Table/
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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/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:15:10 PST
LED - Mega Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Mega-Clock/
LED - Mega Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SMALL.jpg Michalsky If you can't see the original video in your country please try this other link of a "music edited version": Bill of Material (All you will need) For the Housing Three 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (black) One 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (trasparent) ...
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
DJ Christmas Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/DJ-Christmas-Tree/
DJ Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/M7GM/I327EY41/FP3M7GMI327EY41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/M7GM/I327EY41/FP3M7GMI327EY41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/M7GM/I327EY41/FP3M7GMI327EY41.SMALL.jpg FamousMods With the upcoming holiday season on its way, we decided we would make a Christmas tree to party with. This led to our 100 RGB LED, Arduino driven, Bluetooth, music responsive DJ Christmas Tree. In summary, the DJ Christmas Tree works by streaming pixel data via Bluetooth to the Arduino using LED ma...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 08:10:50 PST
Traffic Management System using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Management-System-using-Arduino/
Traffic Management System using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T3DN/I32WFNUZ/FAIT3DNI32WFNUZ.SMALL.jpg Bhanu Kishan This is a very simple and basic prototype of how Traffic flow is managed. I built this prototype with LED's and Ardunio Microcontroller. This is only for beginners and it hardly takes 30mins to finish the sketch and circuit. Required Materials Arduino UNOMale to Male Jumper wiresSix 330 ohm resis...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:53:01 PST
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Robot-Mold-Making-Casting-and-Arduino-Remote-C/
DIY Robot Mold Making, Casting, and Arduino Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/LBZH/I2XA8PMD/FDALBZHI2XA8PMD.SMALL.jpg ComposiMold Learn how to build your own unique robot with ComposiMold.Parts List:ComposiStone (2lbs), Hot glue, Spray adhesive, PureCast605, Elmer’s Glue, Used ComposiMold, ProtoCast85R, Water, Toy Robot, Silicone, Cardboard Box’s, Paint, Colored tissue Paper, Cups, Wires, Delight Paper Clay, Plastic bags/ tras...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:38:30 PST
3 x 3 x 3 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3-x-3-x-3-LED-Cube/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:44:04 PST
Is Cold Air Coming into Your Home? http://www.instructables.com/id/Is-Cold-Air-Coming-into-Your-Home/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:00:30 PST
Simple Arduino LED Color Sensor For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-LED-Color-Sensor-For-Beginners/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:49:02 PST
Web Controlled Holiday House Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-Holiday-House-Lighting/
Web Controlled Holiday House Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/YRUT/I2MI3FO7/FH1YRUTI2MI3FO7.SMALL.jpg CarlS This is an extension to a previous Instructable on Permanent Holiday LED House Lighting.Now that all the LEDs are wired up, the challenge is getting out there each holiday to change the pattern. You could add some push buttons to choose between programs, but since I manage TeleToyland for fun, and ...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:59:47 PST
Arduino thumbstick controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-thumbstick-controller/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:56:22 PST
How to 'bling' up a boring staircase http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-bling-up-a-boring-staircase/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:14:50 PST
Animate Christmas Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Animate-Christmas-Lights/
Animate Christmas Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EBRO/I2KSB4TL/FDZEBROI2KSB4TL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EBRO/I2KSB4TL/FDZEBROI2KSB4TL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/EBRO/I2KSB4TL/FDZEBROI2KSB4TL.SMALL.jpg jiajia.chen.923 Hack simple store–bought holiday lights flash in fun rhythms! Parts Sparkfun protosnap basic breadboard several 1 kilo-ohms resistors several jump wires cheap LED holiday lightsTools a plierDirections Remove bottoms of christmas lights plug your Sparkfun or Arduino into your breadboard I...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:35:48 PST
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Programmable-Canvas/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:20:22 PST
LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Cube-10/
LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/N6ND/I2D6SD2J/F44N6NDI2D6SD2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/N6ND/I2D6SD2J/F44N6NDI2D6SD2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/N6ND/I2D6SD2J/F44N6NDI2D6SD2J.SMALL.jpg 隼平崎 この作品は、LEDをプログラミング通りに光らせる作品です。電子工作の基礎となる「はんだ付け」と「プログラミング」を同時に習得できる作品である為、初心者にお勧めです。32 * 32 * 32 のLED Cubeの映像を見た際に、創作意欲が沸き、3 * 3 * 3 の小さいバージョンのLED Cubeを作成してみました。作り方はここを参考にしています。 使用する機器 ・基板加工機・はんだごて・チェッカー 使用する材料 基板・銅板(Sunhayato 35R 両面) ・LED×27(高輝度5mm赤色LED LEDの色は何でもOKです。)・51Ω抵抗×3(緑茶黒金) ・ビア×24(ハイブリ...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 23:49:54 PST
Hyduino - Automated Hydroponics with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hyduino-Automated-Hydroponics-with-an-Arduino/
Hyduino - Automated Hydroponics with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/EGZG/I2CV2Q62/FY0EGZGI2CV2Q62.SMALL.jpg austinsimonson So, you may be wondering...WHAT IS HYDROPONICS?Basically, hydroponics is growing plants without the use of a traditional dirt medium by using a nutrient rich water solution. Those mediums used to "plant" in range from fiberglass to sand and from fired clay balls to nothing at all. Several branches o...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:42:52 PST
Color Recognition Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Recognition-Lock/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 11:24:15 PST
Arduino Tone Generator With LED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tone-generator-With-LED-display/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:03:10 PDT
Arduino ATTiny85 Voltage Monitor RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ATTiny85-Voltage-Monitor-RGB-LED/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:14:00 PDT
Arduino Remote RGB LED by Visual Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Remote-RGB-LED-by-Visual-Basic/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:48:31 PDT
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-scrolling-LCD-text-shield/
DIY Arduino scrolling LCD text shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/CPI7/I1KJPX5A/F0UCPI7I1KJPX5A.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This project is an upgrade on my "DIY Arduino LCD shield" go check out how to make it on my channel! In this project I’m going to use an Arduino Uno to scroll some text on a 16×2 character LCD which is controlled with a pair of pushbuttons. The project can easily be extended to do more, like add to ...
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:08:05 PDT
How to Make a Jar of Fireflies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Jar-of-Fireflies/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:13:31 PDT
Controlling LED with Android phone via BLE (Bluetooth 4.0), MangoCube App and Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-LED-with-Android-phone-via-BLE-Bluetoo/
Controlling LED with Android phone via BLE (Bluetooth 4.0), MangoCube App and Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/S03D/I1ETSJC0/F1PS03DI1ETSJC0.SMALL.jpg MegavizonLtd This Instructable shows how to send data from Android device to control LED on Arduino UNO.You will need at least of the following components;1. Arduino UNO or compatible board.2. MangoCube BLE Board ( https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/530456128/man... )3. BLE(Bluetooth 4) enabled Android phone/t...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:31:47 PDT
Kickstarter Backer Alert with Stats Scroller, using Arduino Yun http://www.instructables.com/id/Kickstarter-Backer-Alert-with-Stats-Scroller-using/
Kickstarter Backer Alert with Stats Scroller, using Arduino Yun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/AULW/I169O5KC/FT4AULWI169O5KC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/AULW/I169O5KC/FT4AULWI169O5KC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/AULW/I169O5KC/FT4AULWI169O5KC.SMALL.jpg macetech The Arduino Yún is a curious addition to the Arduino family. There is a fairly widespread community surrounding the Arduino concept, platform and software. There's another popular community dedicated to hacking and improving inexpensive wireless routers, which often run Linux. The Yún combines the t...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 03:45:22 PDT
Arduino RGB LED Strip Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RGB-LED-Strip-Controller/
Arduino RGB LED Strip Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/8VCB/I1695RMV/FJJ8VCBI1695RMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/8VCB/I1695RMV/FJJ8VCBI1695RMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/8VCB/I1695RMV/FJJ8VCBI1695RMV.SMALL.jpg Clapoti I was curious about using RGB LED Strip, so I got one and decided to do a little controller to see what I can do with it... so here it is.If you have any questions, comments, constructive criticism... don't hesitate to write :)If you like my build, please like the video on YouTube and subscribe, it ...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:22:32 PDT
Get started with the Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-Sensor/
Get started with the Bend Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SMALL.jpg cecilise We started by looking at how the Bend Sensor is buildt up, and how it works.We then looked at different areas we can see it beeing used in.Finally we made a lamp were you can change colour of the light, and also the brightness of a LED.You will find the steps of how to make your own lamp, including ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:43:55 PDT
Mini BillBoard http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-BillBoard/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 08:35:28 PDT
Automatic/manual drip irrigation http://www.instructables.com/id/drip-irrigation-2/
Automatic/manual drip irrigation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/98QP/I0TW0RJL/FVU98QPI0TW0RJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/98QP/I0TW0RJL/FVU98QPI0TW0RJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/98QP/I0TW0RJL/FVU98QPI0TW0RJL.SMALL.jpg maheshs11 Drip irrigation, also known as trickle irrigation or micro irrigation or localized irrigation, is an irrigation method that saves water and fertilizer by allowing water to drip slowly to the roots of plants, either onto the soil surface or directly onto the root zone, through a network of valves,pip...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 18:18:01 PDT
Arduino Ping Colleague Proximity http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ping-Colleague-Proximity/
Arduino Ping Colleague Proximity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/G4WB/I0R198WV/FLSG4WBI0R198WV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/G4WB/I0R198WV/FLSG4WBI0R198WV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/G4WB/I0R198WV/FLSG4WBI0R198WV.SMALL.jpg sander.vanhaperen This is an Arduino Colleague Proximity notifier.Function: It pings IP-addresses for which the response is displayed with LEDs. If a reply is received, a corresponding LED switches on. It can also ping mobile wifi connected devices, or any other object with ip (such as a server) to check for status. ...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 06:57:53 PDT
Force sensitive resistor activated led http://www.instructables.com/id/Force-sensitive-resistor-activated-led/
Force sensitive resistor activated led - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/D5CK/I0LCC00P/F38D5CKI0LCC00P.SMALL.jpg Shade x Legend Hey Guys! We are going to be using a fsr to turn an led on and change the brightness. You are going to need:-FSR http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00B887CLS/ref=oh...-arduino uno-LED-breadboard-jumper wires Setting up the circuit first put the fsr anywhere in the breadboard. the put to jumper wi...
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:09:22 PDT
Arduino Mini Spotlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Spotlight/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:10:59 PDT
Arduino: LED fading http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-fading/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:01:45 PDT
REMIX - Simple Arduino Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/REMIX-Simple-Arduino-Keypad/
REMIX - Simple Arduino Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/G9IW/I0C8WVQM/FS1G9IWI0C8WVQM.SMALL.jpg r_anderson_c This is a REMIX of gtr_stitch's Arduino Keypad. This is a simple keypad to use for just a few buttons There are Arduino libraries available for using an actual keypad. I made a few modifications of the original author's project. I omitted the LCD and only used 4 button switches.I aim to use this...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:25:30 PDT
Adding A Face And Covers To Your Robot ​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-A-Face-And-Covers-To-Your-Robot-/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:47:04 PDT
Wifi Controlled LED display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Controlled-LED-display/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:35:57 PDT
Bass Responsive RGB Leds using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-Responsive-RGB-Leds-using-Arduino/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:43:11 PDT
Fade a LED with a potentiometer on Intel Galileo and Visual Programming http://www.instructables.com/id/Fade-a-LED-with-a-potentiometer-on-Intel-Galileo-a/
Fade a LED with a potentiometer on Intel Galileo and Visual Programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SMALL.jpg wyliodrin This tutorial shows you how to fade a LED using a potentiometer on Intel Galileo using the Intel IoT Development Kit and Wyliodrin. You will need:* Intel Galileo Board, rev 1 or 2 * a Grove Shield * a Grove LED * a Grove Potentiometer* a Galileo Wyliodrin account (www.wyliodrin.com) Instead of writi...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:13:13 PDT
Blink a LED on Intel Galileo and Visual Programmig http://www.instructables.com/id/Blink-a-LED-on-Intel-Galileo-and-Visual-Programmig/
Blink a LED on Intel Galileo and Visual Programmig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SMALL.jpg wyliodrin This tutorial shows you how to blink a LED on Intel Galileo using the Intel IoT Development Kit and Wyliodrin. You will need:* Intel Galileo Board, rev 1 or 2* a Grove Shield* a Grove LED* a Galileo Wyliodrin account (www.wyliodrin.com)Instead of writing code, you can drag and drop blocks and Wyliod...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:12:37 PDT
Coupled LED-Servo controller using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Coupled-LED-Servo-controller-using-Arduino/
Coupled LED-Servo controller using Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4SC7/HZQTEO9T/FFY4SC7HZQTEO9T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4SC7/HZQTEO9T/FFY4SC7HZQTEO9T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4SC7/HZQTEO9T/FFY4SC7HZQTEO9T.SMALL.jpg Bhanu Kishan Hi Everybody, this will be my first DIY project using Arduino and an entry to the maker community. Ever since I watched the TED video by Massimo Banzi, I was waiting for this day to publish my Arduino project . This is a very simple project, so please go easy on me.Current project is a simple intera...
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 16:31:16 PDT