Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - arduino - led http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:51:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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
World Clock in German using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Clock-in-German-using-Arduino/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:23:00 PDT
LED Head Arduino TED http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Head-Arduino-TED/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:25:35 PDT
Quiz Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Show-Buzzer/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:44:43 PDT
4 X 4 X 4 LED CUBE (ARDUINO) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-X-4-X-4-LED-CUBE-ARDUINO-1/
4 X 4 X 4 LED CUBE (ARDUINO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/60U8/HZB3IBCO/F3160U8HZB3IBCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/60U8/HZB3IBCO/F3160U8HZB3IBCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/60U8/HZB3IBCO/F3160U8HZB3IBCO.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve With about 2000 LEDs (From Instructables build night), my maker space came up with many great projects. This is one of them with many more yet to come. This is a 4*4*4 LED Cube, there is a lot of these on instructables, but this Instructable uses 10mm LEDs to build it with custom patterns.What's mor...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:41:11 PDT
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Suite-Bros-Voice-Activated-LED-Friendship-/
Project Suite Bros: Voice Activated LED Friendship Photoset (Arduino, Bluetooth, Crafts) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/6GGK/HZ9O5E82/F666GGKHZ9O5E82.SMALL.jpg thechlobro I met the best suite mates in college - Kevin and Briton(and partner-in-crime, Abbie). Now, I'm off to the next stage of my life, so I decided to build this friendship photoset for Kevin and Briton to remember our golden era. We called ourselves: "The Suite Bros". This project is actually an extensi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:58:16 PDT
Danger Level http://www.instructables.com/id/Danger-Level/
Danger Level - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/GB54/HZ5DRYGC/FSNGB54HZ5DRYGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/GB54/HZ5DRYGC/FSNGB54HZ5DRYGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/GB54/HZ5DRYGC/FSNGB54HZ5DRYGC.SMALL.jpg houstonino Hello Everybody! I am a total noob when it comes to Arduino, and today I wrote my first successful sketch! I wanted to share it and become a part of the Instructables community :) What it does is use a potentiometer to turn LEDs on and off and blink them when the "danger level" becomes way to high....
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:25:29 PDT
littleBits Arduino at Heart SOS/All Is Well Beacon http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Arduino-at-Heart-SOSAll-Is-Well-Beacon/
littleBits Arduino at Heart SOS/All Is Well Beacon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/B157/HZ3YASR7/FWWB157HZ3YASR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/B157/HZ3YASR7/FWWB157HZ3YASR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/B157/HZ3YASR7/FWWB157HZ3YASR7.SMALL.jpg CiceroDIY This Instructable is for an LED beacon that flashes SOS or All Is Well using Morse code. It uses several littleBits, including the new-ish Arduino at Heart module. It was based on the if statement Arduino example (included in the Arduino environment download) and the Instructable SOS signal with an ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:47:42 PDT
4x4x4 LED Cube (Arduino Uno) http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-LED-Cube-Arduino-Uno/
4x4x4 LED Cube (Arduino Uno) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/5AG7/HYY8M9OR/FHO5AG7HYY8M9OR.SMALL.jpg KyleTheCreator In this tutorial I'll show you how to make a 4x4x4 LED cube for around $15.00. The cube has 64 green LEDs which make up it's 4 layers(positives) and 16 columns(negatives). These are all wired to a Arduino Uno. An Arduino is a single-board microcontroller, intended to make the application of inter...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:11:10 PDT
Light-Up Disco Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Disco-Table/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:35:11 PDT
7 segment hack http://www.instructables.com/id/7-segment-hack/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:17:43 PDT
ATtiny Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny-Dark-Detector/
ATtiny Dark Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1E0G/HYR3I55H/F6P1E0GHYR3I55H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1E0G/HYR3I55H/F6P1E0GHYR3I55H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/1E0G/HYR3I55H/F6P1E0GHYR3I55H.SMALL.jpg Peterflick This little project makes an ATtiny tell you when it is dark or bright. This is a great introduction into the capabilities of the ATtiny85 chip.You can also see these instructions on my website www.PeterFoxFlick.com Parts Solderless BreadboardATtiny 85Red LedGreen Led2 330 ohm Resistors10k ohm R...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:09:13 PDT
Charlieplexing Larson Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Charlieplexing-Larson-Scanner/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:02:20 PDT
Arduino-powered LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-LED-Clock/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:32:12 PDT
Moped Mod:Turn Signals+Under Body Light+Brake Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Moped-ModTurn-SignalsUnder-Body-LightBrake-Light/
Moped Mod:Turn Signals+Under Body Light+Brake Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/HPLI/HYO8HWYF/FQJHPLIHYO8HWYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/HPLI/HYO8HWYF/FQJHPLIHYO8HWYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/HPLI/HYO8HWYF/FQJHPLIHYO8HWYF.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how I modded the lighting system of an old Moped (Simson S50). The old bulbs and flasher relay are just inefficient and not reliable. I added LEDs to the turn signals and brake light. Everything is controlled by the awesome Attiny85. As a bonus I also included under b...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:18:22 PDT
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Arduino-RBL-BLE-Shield-RGB-Led-Light-Co/
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SMALL.jpg Arduinonator This is a project I have been thinking of for a while. I wanted to have some rgb led lights on my boat remotely controlled by my Iphone. This is an intermediate project since we will be needing to solder, which can be hard without a got iron. This project will work with many other controllers and sh...
By: Arduinonator

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:13:12 PDT
Monitor - Thinking Skins http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Thinking-Skins/
Monitor - Thinking Skins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3L59/HY736B1M/FR53L59HY736B1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3L59/HY736B1M/FR53L59HY736B1M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/3L59/HY736B1M/FR53L59HY736B1M.SMALL.jpg Christian S This project was part of Multimodal Media Madness 2014, hosted by the chair for Computer Aided Architectural Design (CAAD) and the Media Computing Group of RWTH Aachen University. For more Thinking Skins, please check this page: http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/m3_ss14Given were small shared space containe...
By: Christian S

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:22:48 PDT
Home automation system using Arduino and SIM900 GSM module http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-automation-system-using-Arduino-and-SIM900-GS/
Home automation system using Arduino and SIM900 GSM module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/OZUB/HY3ZCQNK/FJNOZUBHY3ZCQNK.SMALL.jpg Timofte Andrei Hi there! As I've almost finished my studies at Faculty of Engineering, I had to make a graduation project and my thought was to make a jaw-dropping thing (I know that's hilarious :D ) to show everybody that I'm a good prototype maker and I can turn ideas into real and useful things. I know GSM cont...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Control Anything With Arduino And a Infrared Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Anything-With-Arduino-And-a-Infrared-Remot/
Control Anything With Arduino And a Infrared Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GEQH/HY3Z8PTX/FG6GEQHHY3Z8PTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GEQH/HY3Z8PTX/FG6GEQHHY3Z8PTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GEQH/HY3Z8PTX/FG6GEQHHY3Z8PTX.SMALL.jpg babaguru Hi, this is my first instructable and i thought i would show a quick demonstration of how to control anything such as LED's, DC motors and a whole load of other things with an arduino and pretty much any Infrared remote control. The first time i attempted this it took me a few hours as i found most ...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:08:01 PDT
Bike Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Dashboard/
Bike Dashboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/J48D/HY0DOH2F/FL8J48DHY0DOH2F.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 In this Instructable I'll show you how to make a electronic dashboard for a bicycle. We'll be using an Arduino and a few off-the-shelf parts to create a system with light control and an LED speedometer. Materials Arduino Micro (RadioShack #: 276-258) 12V 10W halogen bulb (RadioShack #: 272-01...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:35:07 PDT
Pixel Drop Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Pixel-Drop-Ceiling/
Pixel Drop Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/ICUY/HXYYGH9W/F82ICUYHXYYGH9W.SMALL.jpg hockeyman271 In our living room we have a small patch of drop ceiling right in the middle of the room, basically a giant piece of duct tape to cover up bad carpentry. It was constantly getting water damage from what looks like a giant hole in the ceiling above the drop tiles. After roughly a year of living in ...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:53:51 PDT
Controlling an LED with arduino and Wifly shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-an-LED-with-arduino-and-Wifly-shield/
Controlling an LED with arduino and Wifly shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/15WE/HXYIF34M/FE415WEHXYIF34M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/15WE/HXYIF34M/FE415WEHXYIF34M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/15WE/HXYIF34M/FE415WEHXYIF34M.SMALL.jpg yhtomitsy To demonstrate how you can control devices via wifi using the arduino wifly shield, I will switch on and off an LED by sending a http request from my web browser to the wifly shield.Requirements:1. Arduino uno2. Wifly shield3. Led4. 220ohm Resistor5. A couple of jumper wiresThe set up is as shown in...
By: yhtomitsy

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 05:25:19 PDT
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RGB-Shelf-Lighting/
Bluetooth RGB Shelf Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/3P8D/HXX89IRA/FCD3P8DHXX89IRA.SMALL.jpg hockeyman271 Being the giant fan of LED's that I am i'm always trying to come up with new ways I can put them throughout my house. Today i'm going to show you how to create a simple, yet extremely eye catching, RGB Bluetooth controlled Shelf lighting system. The beauty of integrating Bluetooth into the system ...
By: hockeyman271

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:50:27 PDT
Infinity Mirror Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Clock/
Infinity Mirror Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/CJE5/HXVH73P2/F2DCJE5HXVH73P2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/CJE5/HXVH73P2/F2DCJE5HXVH73P2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/CJE5/HXVH73P2/F2DCJE5HXVH73P2.SMALL.jpg dushu Ever since my addressable RGB LED strips (WS2812B) came from Aliexpress, I've been fascinated with LED projects. Following up on my success with my Charlieplexed LED clock, I wanted to create something with more Jazz..While browsing google images, I came across an instructable for an Arduino Infinit...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:36:18 PDT
Dirt cheap ATtiny-85 Tv-B-Gone, plus arduino as isp http://www.instructables.com/id/Dirt-cheap-ATtiny-85-Tv-B-Gone-plus-arduino-as-isp/
Dirt cheap ATtiny-85 Tv-B-Gone, plus arduino as isp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/MFXR/HXVCDX3U/FS3MFXRHXVCDX3U.SMALL.jpg Saral Tayal The TV-B-Gone is a great little piece of engineering, and coding. Along with the appropriately named tiny, AT-Tiny, we can make an amazing universal tv remote which can turn of any TV. This was originally sold as a kit, but we are going to make it ourselves, using Mitch Altman's code. The total cost...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 22:19:00 PDT
Digital Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Zoetrope/
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By: sholtob

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:23:35 PDT
Combustion Engine (LittleBits Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Combustion-Engine-LittleBits-Project/
Combustion Engine (LittleBits Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/3CPN/HXMUYQT5/F7S3CPNHXMUYQT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/3CPN/HXMUYQT5/F7S3CPNHXMUYQT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/3CPN/HXMUYQT5/F7S3CPNHXMUYQT5.SMALL.jpg TheHiveTHPL Project simulates the combustion process in an engine. It uses spare parts lying around the house tosimulate a piston and cylinder. In addition, it uses a LittleBits motor, LED and Arduino board to simulate the actions of the engine parts. Total Build Time: 2-3 hours· Piston and cylinder con...
By: TheHiveTHPL

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:51:24 PDT
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-JY-MCU-Module-Bluetooth-Android-Applicatio/
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SMALL.jpg aso777 This is a simple instructable how to create a working link between Android and Arduino via JY-MCU Module. By the end of this instructable you will be able to control LED with Android Application. Materials You will need:Arduino (any version is good, I used nano).JY-MCU Module (Purchased on dx.com...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:43:32 PDT
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Kaleiduino-An-Battery-Powered-Arduino-LED-Kaleidos/
Kaleiduino: A Battery Powered Arduino LED Kaleidoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/KTDV/I1U3BNCR/F1YKTDVI1U3BNCR.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Hello everyone, and welcome to my Instructable! This instructable will show you how I made the first ever DIY Arduino controlled "LED Kaleidoscope"! What is an LED kaleidoscope? Well, our traditional kaleidoscopes used 3 mirrors joined as a triangle with stuff like sequins and stolen cake decoration...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:08:30 PDT
Build an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Arduino/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 20:59:50 PDT
LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-60-LED-Neopixel-Clock/
LED Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/G4F4/HZ6T9UHE/FBOG4F4HZ6T9UHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/G4F4/HZ6T9UHE/FBOG4F4HZ6T9UHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/G4F4/HZ6T9UHE/FBOG4F4HZ6T9UHE.SMALL.jpg StevenDeDomenico Please find my Arduino clock project using the UNO board and Adafruit's Neopixels. It is a work in progress, so please be patient with my tutorial.....It will become more detailed as I get some time up my sleeve. The code and wiring details are to be found on GitHub (see links ahead). Parts requir...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 00:51:27 PDT