Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - arduino - led http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:10:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Four channel 'Fake TV' with Arduino or Attiny http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fake-TV/
Four channel 'Fake TV' with Arduino or Attiny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/EBQX/I8MVZG31/FG9EBQXI8MVZG31.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke While I was working on an "At home" simulator annex alarm system, one of the things I wanted to do is to have a TV on and from time to time change the channel. For that I had an IR Led incorporated in the project and that worked fine.However, TV's are energy guzzlers and the idea to have a TV on st...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:35:11 PDT
IoT Workshop: Prep Work http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Workshop-Prep-Work/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:48:28 PDT
IoT Workshop: Lab 1 - Digital Output http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Workshop-Lab-1-Digital-Output/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:37:11 PDT
Arduino colour mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-colour-mixer/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:00:50 PDT
8x8x8 RGB led cube By Pierrot http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8x8-RGB-led-cube-By-Pierrot/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:00:17 PDT
FM radio with "old style" LED Bargraph Frequency display http://www.instructables.com/id/arduino-fm-radio-with-LED-bar-graph/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:27:58 PDT
LED Pressure Game Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pressure-Game/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 06:55:17 PDT
Arduino LED Audio Spectrum http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Audio-Spectrum/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 00:57:13 PDT
PiBot: Calculating Pi with an Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/PiBot-Calculating-Pi-with-an-Arduino-Uno/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 14:23:35 PDT
Arduino Based RADAR system with TARGET Acknowledgement http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-RADAR-system-with-TARGET-Acknowledge/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:16:20 PDT
Arduino: Protection System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Star-Ship-Console-Prototype/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:57:45 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Arduino Tag Laser Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Target/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:57:29 PDT
Arduino Tutorials (part two - 17 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-two-17-Tutorial-Pack/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:38:20 PDT
Arduino 8x8 Dot Led Matrix Scrolling Text Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-8x8-Dot-Led-Matrix-Scrolling-Text-Calculat/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:53:56 PDT
Knight Rider animation with Arduino and TLC5940 http://www.instructables.com/id/Knight-Rider-animation-with-Arduino-and-TLC5940/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:51:41 PDT
The Burn Wheel - Airwheel with Integrated Biometrics and Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Burn-Wheel-Airwheel-with-Integrated-Biometrics/
The Burn Wheel - Airwheel with Integrated Biometrics and Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SMALL.jpg jneong Follow me as I build biometric (fingerprint) security, integrated front and rear lighting, and more, into my new Airwheel Q3 self-balancing unicycle for a Burning Man 2015 conveyance! While this is an advanced skill level project, I tried to take copious amounts of photos and created notes all over ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:38:27 PDT
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Anode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UNO-Commom-Anode-RGB-LED-3-colour-Blink-Us/
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Anode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/W6KV/I7L6PTXG/FCOW6KVI7L6PTXG.SMALL.jpg ashishalh While getting a 3-colour blink from a common cathode RGB LED is simple I found it a bit tedious to get the same result from a common anode one due to my very basic knowledge of the ARDUINO UNO programming. So I figured out a simple circuit using diodes which needs a simple code to run (actually its ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:32:47 PDT
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Cathode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-UNO-Commom-Cathode-RGB-LED-3-colour-Blink-/
ARDUINO UNO - Commom Cathode RGB LED 3-colour Blink Using Simple Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/PW83/I7KB2FGK/FVFPW83I7KB2FGK.SMALL.jpg ashishalh Here is a simple circuit with even simpler code to blink a common cathode RGB LED. All you need is basic information about Arduino UNO and understanding of simple Arduino Code such as 'Blink' example code in Arduino IDE. Components Needed You will need following components:1. Arduino UNO (or any ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 06:53:08 PDT
Calendario e Relogio Digital em Matriz de LED 8x8 incluindo fases da Lua http://www.instructables.com/id/Calendario-em-Matriz-de-LED-8x8/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 16:28:09 PDT
Arduino Rgb controller from Vb.net http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Rgb-controller-from-Vbnet/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:25:40 PDT
Arduino TV Chooser http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-TV-Chooser/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18:31:17 PDT
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-4-channels-Arduino-Mega2560/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:55:19 PDT
LED CUBE CODE GENERATOR 4x4x4 Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CUBE-CODE-4x4x4-Arduino/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:09:00 PDT
Starry Night Play Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Night-Play-Tent/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:55:51 PDT
ATtiny85 Toy Traffic Light http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-Traffic-light-toy/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 20:04:13 PDT
LED Bulb For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bulb-1/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:17:32 PDT
Controlling Arduino with python based web API (No php) http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-with-python-based-web-API-No-p/
Controlling Arduino with python based web API (No php) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/XN5R/I77G6CTF/FQBXN5RI77G6CTF.SMALL.jpg poopypigeon In this guide I will show you how to control your arduino device from a webpage! Afterwards, I'll show you how to control your arduino from your mobile device and even create a web based API for controlling your arduino from your webpage with other languages.The best part of all of this is that we o...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:40:14 PDT
Arduino Reed Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Reed-Switch/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:35:28 PDT
ATtiny85 LED Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/ATtiny85-LED-Dice/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:00:49 PDT
Pyduino, Interfacing Arduino with Python through serial communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Pyduino-Interfacing-Arduino-with-Python-through-se/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 10:05:11 PDT
Control an LED with PWM output http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-LED-with-PWM-output/
Control an LED with PWM output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SMALL.jpg dev.alessiobigini As you may have noticed in the Arduino board (Uno, Mega-etc.) Are present some PIN that have next a symbol like a wave.This symbol indicates that the output can also be used in "PWM" or "Pulse-width modulation".Using this function, it is possible to vary, for example, the frequency of switching on a...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:44:37 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Arduino RFID Lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Lock-box/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:28:56 PST
Clap activated LED strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-activated-LED-strip/
Clap activated LED strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/666Z/I6HSMJZ3/F78666ZI6HSMJZ3.SMALL.jpg CsabaP This Instructable shows you how to build a clap activated LED strip. The whole project is based on the Adafruit's Secret Knock Activated Drawer Lock, where the user can record a secret knock pattern which will open the lock inside the drawer. I thought that I could use this to siwtch an LED strip on...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:09:24 PST
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/5-programs-12V-leds-Lights-Organ/
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SMALL.jpg udubinsky Soon to come our Purim party and as such we will need a light organ.Using an Arduino i made a 5 pre programmed, speed controlled, 4 12V leds (4-pack). These are the things you will need : Arduino pro mini (5v) or another arduino.Push buttonPotentiometer4 leds (regular)4 4-pack 12V ledssome wiresB...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:34:34 PST
Luminch Color LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Luminch-Color/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:17:23 PST
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Bluetooth-Control-LED-Part-2/
Android Bluetooth Control LED. (Part 2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/WOT4/I6DZ0BAY/F4EWOT4I6DZ0BAY.SMALL.jpg Deyson This is a step-by-step tutorial for making an android apk using bluetooth.Before start coding, Download Android Studio IDE and update Java. Java and C programming skills will help. This tutorial will not explain Java Programming. If you want to code u...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:02:14 PST
LED Control using Arduino Bluetooth and Android. (Part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Control-using-Arduino-Bluetooth-and-Android-Pa/
LED Control using Arduino Bluetooth and Android. (Part 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7HRB/I6DHZJ8R/FI07HRBI6DHZJ8R.SMALL.jpg Deyson This instructable is a simple tutorial explaning how to control one LED using Android’s Bluetooth.You will need: Arduino UNO Resistors 300Ω (3x) Resistor 150Ω LED Jumpers; Bluetooth Module (HC-06/other); Android Phone; SPP Bluetooth Apk (unWired Lite); C programming skills HC-06...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 07:30:34 PST
Arduino Temperature Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-Gauge/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:42:54 PST
Christmas FreakTree http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-FreakTree/
Christmas FreakTree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/9D3A/I6C2LAVX/FNQ9D3AI6C2LAVX.SMALL.jpg Rorri1401. Christmas FreakTreeWelcome to our Instructable! We hope you enjoy and fully understand it!Here is our video on YouTube:We are a group of four students working in this project. Our idea of a Christmas FreakTree was born in Creative Electronics, a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the Un...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:24:28 PST
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduDroid-A-Simple-2-Way-Bluetooth-based-Android-C/
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SMALL.jpg ironheartbj18 INTRODUCTIONGET IT ON google PLAY "ardudroid" appARDUDROID (formerly Andruino) is a simple Android app to help you control the pins of your Arduino Uno (or clone) from your Android phone wirelessly. It's both an Android app and an Arduino program. ArduDroid employs a simple Android user interface to...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 01:11:56 PST
Love Spark http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Spark/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 08:01:12 PST
Having Python talk to the Arduino Yun http://www.instructables.com/id/Having-Python-talk-to-the-Arduino-Yun/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 02:14:28 PST
LED Lighthouse Light - Preliminary Work http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighthouse-Light-Preliminary-Work/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 21:41:37 PST
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-Controlled-Robot-How-to-Train-Your-Bunny/
Clap-Controlled Robot: How to Train Your Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/I6QV/I5P7LX8L/FLLI6QVI5P7LX8L.SMALL.jpg YadaP This is a robot that goes forward with one clap and backwards with two, and will only go backwards if you clap twice while its going forward and vice versa. I wanted to make this a little more fun, so made it bunny-themed. If you want this to be a little bit more sophisticated, you could try to prog...
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 18:46:49 PST
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/
Using PWM to control the light intensity of a LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OOAL/I5JHTCYX/FW6OOALI5JHTCYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OOAL/I5JHTCYX/FW6OOALI5JHTCYX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/OOAL/I5JHTCYX/FW6OOALI5JHTCYX.SMALL.jpg himshekhar.das INTRODUCTIONPulse-width modulation (PWM), or pulse-duration modulation (PDM), is a technique used to encode a message into a pulsing signal. It is a type of modulation. Although this modulation technique can be used to encode information for transmission, its main use is to allow the control of the ...
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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/
Arduino door lock with password - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/YYRR/I5JHRLKQ/F52YYRRI5JHRLKQ.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I mede an door lock (or box lock) that opens when you enter your password and press "#". The servo turns back to the position it was in after some seconds. PARTS & TOOLS For this project I used:* Arduino uno ( http://store.arduino.cc/index.php?main_page=produc... )* 4x4 matrix ke...
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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/
Lucid Dreaming: Dream To Reality - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/M9AN/I5DS5OO3/FQXM9ANI5DS5OO3.SMALL.jpg enelson8 One day I was thinking what would it be like to control my dreams? Lucid dreaming, but how to achieve it? I quickly pulled lucid dreaming onto the computer. To lucid dream you have to notice your dreaming, "how am I supposed to do that??!!" I thought. the first suggestion was reality tests, but I di...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:36:25 PST
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduino-Tetris/
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SMALL.jpg aggrav8d If the video does not load for you, please visit http://instagram.com/p/yNXDVsofJT In this instructable you'll learn how to quickly build a tiny arduino driven game of Tetris. It has all the pieces: two S, two L, T, box, and the I. You can turn them clockwise, make them drop faster, and even ge...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:02:31 PST