Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - sensors http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:35:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 PIC16F917 Gyroscope interface http://www.instructables.com/id/PIC16F917-Gyroscope-interface/
PIC16F917 Gyroscope interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/SXX6/HU54MD3B/FVZSXX6HU54MD3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/SXX6/HU54MD3B/FVZSXX6HU54MD3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVZ/SXX6/HU54MD3B/FVZSXX6HU54MD3B.SMALL.jpg ahmedebeed555 In this post we will study the ADC ( Analog-to-Digital ) Module of the Microcontroller PIC16F917 . We will study a real circuit of PIC16F917 interfacing to a semiconductor Gyroscope. The Gyroscope is a motion sensor that senses tilt in a certain direction . The used sensor is a yaw rate sensor ( f...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:44:00 PDT
Smoke 'Detector' http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoke-Detector/
Smoke 'Detector' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SMALL.jpg daryllukas This instructable explains how to make a simple smoke detector using and Arduino and a Carbon Monoxide Sensor. The sensor is one of the MQ series gas sensors. Check out the demo here. Featuring a solar charger kit from Voltaic Systems. The Parts and Tools This is a fairly simple project. You w...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:08:30 PDT
Paramotor Fuel Sensor and Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Paramotor-Fuel-Sensor-and-Gauge/
Paramotor Fuel Sensor and Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/PI4I/HSPP5I0T/F7JPI4IHSPP5I0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/PI4I/HSPP5I0T/F7JPI4IHSPP5I0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/PI4I/HSPP5I0T/F7JPI4IHSPP5I0T.SMALL.jpg Ppuxley Here is a home built capacitive fuel sensor for a paramotor. It is based on a sensor made from an aluminium tube and rod, and arduino Microcontroller , an LM3914 bargraph chip and 10 superbright LEDs. It has been built for a Parajet Macro and the display in the Parajet throttle handle, specificall...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:32:40 PDT
Temperature sensor LM35 on pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-sensor-LM35-on-pcDuino-1/
Temperature sensor LM35 on pcDuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/A8KC/HSM51WG0/FNNA8KCHSM51WG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/A8KC/HSM51WG0/FNNA8KCHSM51WG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/A8KC/HSM51WG0/FNNA8KCHSM51WG0.SMALL.jpg pcduino LM35 Linear Temperature Sensor can be used to detect ambient air temperature. This sensor is produced by National Semiconductor Corporation and offers a functional range between 0 degree Celsius to 100 degree Celsius. Sensitivity is 10mV per degree Celsius. The output voltage is proportional to the ...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 18:51:18 PDT
Temperature sensor LM35 on pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-sensor-LM35-on-pcDuino/
Temperature sensor LM35 on pcDuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/2K63/HSE94F5T/FQG2K63HSE94F5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/2K63/HSE94F5T/FQG2K63HSE94F5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/2K63/HSE94F5T/FQG2K63HSE94F5T.SMALL.jpg pcduino LM35 Linear Temperature Sensor can be used to detect ambient air temperature. This sensor is produced by National Semiconductor Corporation and offers a functional range between 0 degree Celsius to 100 degree Celsius. Sensitivity is 10mV per degree Celsius. The output voltage is proportional to the ...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 00:12:20 PST
HY502B RFID module for pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/HY502B-RFID-module-for-pcDuino/
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 23:23:06 PST
How to convert your outdoor light into a Sunset to Sunrise on service http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-convert-your-outdoor-light-into-a-Sunset-to/
How to convert your outdoor light into a Sunset to Sunrise on service - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/7PFL/HRTKIEBJ/FP67PFLHRTKIEBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/7PFL/HRTKIEBJ/FP67PFLHRTKIEBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP6/7PFL/HRTKIEBJ/FP67PFLHRTKIEBJ.SMALL.jpg aspendog14 Are you tired of remembering to turn on and off your outside drive way or front door light every night and day. By installing a small photo electric switch the pain of remembering is done for you. You have to by the switch at a electronics store that sells only electronic stuff. The big box lumbe...
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:12:17 PST
Temperature/Humidity Sensor + Arduino + LabVIEW Data Acquisition http://www.instructables.com/id/TemperatureHumidity-Sensor-Arduino-LabVIEW-Data-Ac/
Temperature/Humidity Sensor + Arduino + LabVIEW Data Acquisition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/X5KR/HRBNCTEE/FCAX5KRHRBNCTEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/X5KR/HRBNCTEE/FCAX5KRHRBNCTEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/X5KR/HRBNCTEE/FCAX5KRHRBNCTEE.SMALL.jpg UHMC HAESH This tutorial will explain step-by-step on how to set up your SHT15 (temperature/humidity) sensor for data acquisition using Arduino. The tutorial further explains how LabVIEW will be used to collect the sensed data to provide numerical and graphic representation. What you will need: SHT15 ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 15:37:02 PST
Make a Proximity Sensor,Remote detector,Light Sensor in a single circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Proximity-SensorRemote-detectorLight-Sensor/
Make a Proximity Sensor,Remote detector,Light Sensor in a single circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5AMH/HQV6J2ZK/F5U5AMHHQV6J2ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5AMH/HQV6J2ZK/F5U5AMHHQV6J2ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5AMH/HQV6J2ZK/F5U5AMHHQV6J2ZK.SMALL.jpg Nithin Pradeep Hi guys..... I am going to show you how i made a simple Proximity sensor,that detects Remote Control signals.... This is the main circuit consisting of Transmitter and receiver section... i have tried this circuit on Bread board and found it working 100%.. so sorry for not showing that...ill gu...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:36:12 PST
Light Sensor Circuit/Burglar alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-CircuitBurglar-alarm/
Light Sensor Circuit/Burglar alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/55GJ/HQCC2377/F4X55GJHQCC2377.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/55GJ/HQCC2377/F4X55GJHQCC2377.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/55GJ/HQCC2377/F4X55GJHQCC2377.SMALL.jpg sabarna It is a Light Sensor Circuit.With little modifications it can be turned into Burglar Alarm Circuit. Components Required Basic Circuit Principle:The buzzer rings as long as light falls on LDR.but when LDR comes into darkness the alarm stops. Practical Circuit Connections are shown in the ba...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 10:38:18 PST
Day and Night Power Strip!: A Light Sensitive Power Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Day-and-Night-Power-Strip-A-Light-Sensitive-Power-/
Day and Night Power Strip!: A Light Sensitive Power Outlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GO1O/HPWMMG5L/FZQGO1OHPWMMG5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GO1O/HPWMMG5L/FZQGO1OHPWMMG5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/GO1O/HPWMMG5L/FZQGO1OHPWMMG5L.SMALL.jpg DavidAgito The Day and Night Power Strip is a power outlet capable of switching its output depending on the light it receives on its surface. Its sensors are LDRs which are basically variable resistors that change resistance depending on the intensity of light it receives, the more intense the light, the lower...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 06:11:47 PST
Virtual Reality Sports http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-Reality-Sports/
Virtual Reality Sports - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BUWQ/HPRIEB5R/F4KBUWQHPRIEB5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BUWQ/HPRIEB5R/F4KBUWQHPRIEB5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BUWQ/HPRIEB5R/F4KBUWQHPRIEB5R.SMALL.jpg searx I have seen virtual sports systems (mostly for football [soccer]) and I decided to create a cost effective yet reliable version that can be used for a multitude of other sports depending on the needs of the user. The project is based on infrared tracking and algorithms to estimate 3D positioning. ...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 20:20:09 PST
Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Remote-Data-Plotting-using-Android-Arduino-/
Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SMALL.jpg drmpf Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp This Instructable shows you how to plot Arduino sensor data on your Android mobile and capture it for later downloading to your computer.  These instructions are also avaliable at www.pfod.com.au No Android programming is required and v...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 18:00:17 PST
Delightful Interactive Toddler Spoon http://www.instructables.com/id/Delightful-Interactive-Toddler-Spoon/
Delightful Interactive Toddler Spoon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/PW8P/HP0CRHGO/FU4PW8PHP0CRHGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/PW8P/HP0CRHGO/FU4PW8PHP0CRHGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/PW8P/HP0CRHGO/FU4PW8PHP0CRHGO.SMALL.jpg darthberkius The Concept Feeding toddlers is a problem for the parents because the toddlers tend to lose their interest easily. Therefore they refuse eating their food and get attracted by other things surrounding them. Delightful Spoon is an interactive toddler spoon that aims to attract toddlers during t...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:30:29 PST
Web-enabled Polar Heart Rate Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-enabled-Polar-Heart-Rate-Monitor/
Web-enabled Polar Heart Rate Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/99MX/GM552FJL/FPC99MXGM552FJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/99MX/GM552FJL/FPC99MXGM552FJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/99MX/GM552FJL/FPC99MXGM552FJL.SMALL.jpg tamberg Use a Polar heart rate sensor, a cheap hardware board connected via USB and a little bit of software to put your heart rate on the Web. The live data is served right from your computer and made accessible via the Yaler relay (disclosure: I'm a founder of Yaler). Once you turn off the local service, ...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 17:31:46 PST
RFID Timing System on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Timing-System-on-the-Cheap/
RFID Timing System on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/4LWY/HNHLPUJY/FXV4LWYHNHLPUJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/4LWY/HNHLPUJY/FXV4LWYHNHLPUJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/4LWY/HNHLPUJY/FXV4LWYHNHLPUJY.SMALL.jpg edmondslibrarian This project is for any Coach or PE teacher that wants to time a race or single lap on a budget. It collects data in Excel and displays the winners. You can follow all the steps to make your own file, or just use the template file. Hopefully, more advanced users will be able to add improvements to t...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 13:02:38 PDT
Make a DIY sensor of your choice and display the measurement on your Android phone via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-DIY-sensor-of-your-choice-and-display-the-m/
Make a DIY sensor of your choice and display the measurement on your Android phone via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Do you need a sensor to measure something, such as body temperature, outside temperature, UV radiation, light intensity, solar irradiance, magnetic field, pressure, etc. etc. ?   With today's technology, it becomes very easy to make a sensor and display it on your cell phone with Bluetooth.  I would...
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 18:18:43 PDT
Mapping The Mangroves Wireless Temperature Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mapping-The-Mangroves-Wireless-Temperature-Sensor/
Mapping The Mangroves Wireless Temperature Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SMALL.jpg huslage Mangroves are very sensitive to changes in temperature over time. We want to measure the air and water temperature around mangrove trees to better understand this correlation. This tutorial will show you how to assemble the Mapping The Mangroves Wireless Temperature Sensor. Materials Required Th...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 09:21:22 PDT
Mapping The Mangroves Wireless ORP Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mapping-The-Mangroves-Wireless-ORP-Sensor/
Mapping The Mangroves Wireless ORP Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/PYDW/HMVJ0ZXM/F22PYDWHMVJ0ZXM.SMALL.jpg huslage In aqueous solutions, the reduction potential is a measure of the tendency of the solution to either gain or lose electrons when it is subject to change by introduction of a new species. A solution with a higher (more positive) reduction potential than the new species will have a tendency to gain el...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 08:26:03 PDT
Yoga Breathalyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoga-Breathalyzer/
Yoga Breathalyzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/9JFU/HMLB48FZ/F719JFUHMLB48FZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/9JFU/HMLB48FZ/F719JFUHMLB48FZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F71/9JFU/HMLB48FZ/F719JFUHMLB48FZ.SMALL.jpg biobonnie The yoga breathalyzer is a breath visualization tool to help you understand and get in touch with your breathing. Breath is the basis of yoga and meditation, and this biofeedback tool is one way to develop a deeper understanding of your own breath. Using Arduino, a headset-mounted wind sensor, and a...
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Wed, 9 Oct 2013 20:39:04 PDT
silent fan with thermal controller http://www.instructables.com/id/silent-fan-with-thermal-controller/
silent fan with thermal controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QLK7/HM7PBN9P/FC6QLK7HM7PBN9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QLK7/HM7PBN9P/FC6QLK7HM7PBN9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/QLK7/HM7PBN9P/FC6QLK7HM7PBN9P.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Although I don't need an air conditioner to live in my apartment in Milan, temperature in Summer reaches 30°C and more, so some of electronic devices in my living-room suffer for the absence of ventilation. Specially the hi-fi amplifier and the XBox360 are in a low cabinet in front of television. To...
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 03:05:54 PDT
low cost air flow sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/low-cost-air-flow-sensor/
low cost air flow sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/2BBG/HLZRNYM2/F862BBGHLZRNYM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/2BBG/HLZRNYM2/F862BBGHLZRNYM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/2BBG/HLZRNYM2/F862BBGHLZRNYM2.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech  simple air flow sensor using scrap parts. components simple air flow sensor using scrap parts. 1, mouse center wheel 2, heat shrink tube  3, used ball pen refill 4, lm358 comparator circuit 5, acrylic sheet 6, IR slot sensor circuit diagram sensor assembling IR slot sensor MOC7811 ...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 21:49:50 PDT
Android pfodApp controlled datalogging Arduino IRTemp Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-pfodApp-controlled-Arduino-IRTemp-Meter/
Android pfodApp controlled datalogging Arduino IRTemp Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows you how to make an Arduino based IR temperature meter that is controlled by your Android mobile.  It uses pfodApp to do the control. No Android programming is required.  You can customize the functions provided by changing the Arduino code. The webpage pfodIRTem...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:32:42 PDT
Reminder Box - Motion Activated Recorded Message Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Reminder-Box-Motion-Activated-Recorded-Voice-Playe/
Reminder Box - Motion Activated Recorded Message Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/IT0I/HKM967VF/FYLIT0IHKM967VF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/IT0I/HKM967VF/FYLIT0IHKM967VF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/IT0I/HKM967VF/FYLIT0IHKM967VF.SMALL.jpg JimRD I wanted a device that I could use to help me remember stuff or force me to practice remembering stuff. So I built this Reminder Box that is simply a voice recording module connected to a PIR (Passive Infrared sensor) so that each time I pass by the box, a recorded message will play. Great fun and e...
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:48:12 PDT
How To Use Sensors for Flood Alerts and Water Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-Sensors-for-Flood-Alerts-and-Water-Dete/
How To Use Sensors for Flood Alerts and Water Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Q6C0/HKM93VTX/F6RQ6C0HKM93VTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Q6C0/HKM93VTX/F6RQ6C0HKM93VTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/Q6C0/HKM93VTX/F6RQ6C0HKM93VTX.SMALL.jpg edward_Valarm - Is your basement flooding or water heater leaking? - Do you want to keep track of the water level in your swimming pool, rainwater reservoir or personal fishing pond? - How much water or liquid nutrient is remaining in the container for your plants? In this How To tutorial we’ll teach you how to ...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 10:12:51 PDT
Simple Mobile Data Logging using pfodApp, Android and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Mobile-Data-Logging-using-pfodApp-Android-/
Simple Mobile Data Logging using pfodApp, Android and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/W7IR/HKITG62A/FNQW7IRHKITG62A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/W7IR/HKITG62A/FNQW7IRHKITG62A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/W7IR/HKITG62A/FNQW7IRHKITG62A.SMALL.jpg drmpf Moblie Data Logging made Simple using pfodApp, your Andriod mobile and Arduino. NO Android Programming required. For Plotting Data on your Android see this later Instuctable  Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp Introduction This instructable shows you how to capture Ardu...
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Tue, 20 Aug 2013 04:22:29 PDT
Sugru sealed contact mic. Mic de contacto sellado con sugru. http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-sealed-contact-mic-Mic-de-contacto-sellado/
Sugru sealed contact mic. Mic de contacto sellado con sugru. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/CHPU/HKBG74XE/F8ACHPUHKBG74XE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/CHPU/HKBG74XE/F8ACHPUHKBG74XE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8A/CHPU/HKBG74XE/F8ACHPUHKBG74XE.SMALL.jpg normanbates This is one of the instructables from Instructables & Sugru Build Night (and day in our case) in Laboratorio de Juguete (toy laboratory) a makerspace from Buenos Aires, Argentina / Éste es uno de los instructables que surgieron del Instructables & Sugru build night (and day en nuestro caso) q...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 06:22:18 PDT
Control a lamp based on the position of a door http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-a-lamp-based-on-the-position-of-a-door/
Control a lamp based on the position of a door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/MYSH/HK6XATHB/FIHMYSHHK6XATHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/MYSH/HK6XATHB/FIHMYSHHK6XATHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/MYSH/HK6XATHB/FIHMYSHHK6XATHB.SMALL.jpg ezmodule This blog describes how to make a system that turns on a lamp when a door is opened. If you haven’t already, watch this video below to get an idea of what the system will do: The video shows a system that turns on a lamp when a door is opened. First we sense the position of the door using ...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:45:38 PDT
DIY Motion Sensing Ceiling Fan/light ***5$ Energy Saver!!!*** http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motion-Sensing-Ceiling-Fanlight-5-Energy-/
DIY Motion Sensing Ceiling Fan/light ***5$ Energy Saver!!!*** - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/HADZ/HIYWMPYZ/FOQHADZHIYWMPYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/HADZ/HIYWMPYZ/FOQHADZHIYWMPYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/HADZ/HIYWMPYZ/FOQHADZHIYWMPYZ.SMALL.jpg Enjoying Electronics Now when I walk into my room (or my cat :) my lights automatically pop on for me! In this project I'm going to show you how to for under $5 hook up a motion sensor to you ceiling fixture! This is what happens. When the motion sensor senses motion it sends a HIGH signal to microcontroller. The microc...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 21:16:34 PDT
Arduino Motion Sensor Control Led Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motion-Sensor-Control-Led-Light/
Arduino Motion Sensor Control Led Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8DPM/HINOEK1B/FQI8DPMHINOEK1B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8DPM/HINOEK1B/FQI8DPMHINOEK1B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/8DPM/HINOEK1B/FQI8DPMHINOEK1B.SMALL.jpg eglass1 In need of a little helpful tutorial on how to wire and program your new motion sensor with your arduino? Well look no further. This tutorial will give you a simple example of how to set up a motion sensor to your arduino and turn an led on or off if motion is detected. The Parts. Ok first off y...
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 23:09:40 PDT
How To Build Your Own Outdoor Pagoda for Weather, Air Quality, and Other Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-Your-Own-Outdoor-Pagoda-for-Weather-/
How To Build Your Own Outdoor Pagoda for Weather, Air Quality, and Other Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VKDS/HIEUZJJD/FS4VKDSHIEUZJJD.SMALL.jpg edward_Valarm Ever wanted to build your own affordable outdoor pagoda? This instructable teaches you how to make your own pagoda (a.k.a Stevenson screen or instrument shelter) where you can put a weather, air quality, or any other sensor. After you have everything configured then deploy your pagoda in the field t...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:27:34 PDT
Dark Sensor with LDR, transistor and a LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Dark-Sensor-with-LDR-transistor-and-a-LED/
Dark Sensor with LDR, transistor and a LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/AQUZ/HHS9SFL3/F7RAQUZHHS9SFL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/AQUZ/HHS9SFL3/F7RAQUZHHS9SFL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/AQUZ/HHS9SFL3/F7RAQUZHHS9SFL3.SMALL.jpg Ricardo Tech You wan't do a dark sensor with a LDR, one transistor and one LED and you don't know how to do it? In this small tutorial I will explain to you how you can do that even if you know only the basics of electronic. Parts you need: 1 Breadboard; 1 Power source of 12v; 1 Transistor (in this case we use...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:16:20 PDT
Alert When Your Bath is Drawn http://www.instructables.com/id/Alert-When-Your-Bath-is-Drawn/
Alert When Your Bath is Drawn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/RASK/HHS9UGLU/FT8RASKHHS9UGLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/RASK/HHS9UGLU/FT8RASKHHS9UGLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/RASK/HHS9UGLU/FT8RASKHHS9UGLU.SMALL.jpg saintmeh Use your Makey Makey to alert you when your bath is ready!  My program will let you play a custom YouTube song when your bath is ready!   You will need: A makey makey Two 2 foot long alligator clips(should be included with the makey makey) A bath tub Less than 2 feet of duct tape A zip lock bag(or...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 01:58:49 PDT
ElectroCardioGraphy (ECG) Wrist Straps / Electrodes http://www.instructables.com/id/ElectroCardioGraphy-ECG-Wrist-Straps-Electrode/
ElectroCardioGraphy (ECG) Wrist Straps / Electrodes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/QIDL/HH2VZYDP/FD9QIDLHH2VZYDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/QIDL/HH2VZYDP/FD9QIDLHH2VZYDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/QIDL/HH2VZYDP/FD9QIDLHH2VZYDP.SMALL.gif alexdesmond For a project that I was doing for university we were required to make two wrist straps and a leg strap that we could connect to another students left arm, right arm and the right leg.  The key points we will look at when making the wrist bands is to have the least amount of connection possible as ...
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Sat, 1 Jun 2013 23:33:32 PDT
Squishy IR-based Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Squishy-IR-based-Switch/
Squishy IR-based Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AUWB/HH2W3I2D/FZHAUWBHH2W3I2D.SMALL.jpg fabule When we started building Clyde, our adorable adaptable lamp, we knew we wanted a satisfying interaction to toggle between the different lighting modes the lamp offers. We had an idea for a squishy silicone button that feels good to the touch, that is responsive, and sturdy enough to support repeat i...
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Thu, 30 May 2013 09:28:13 PDT
Indoor Environmental Quality station +Bluetooth +Thingspeak http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Environmental-Quality-station-Bluetooth-T/
Indoor Environmental Quality station +Bluetooth +Thingspeak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QKGB/HGIEW66A/FU5QKGBHGIEW66A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QKGB/HGIEW66A/FU5QKGBHGIEW66A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/QKGB/HGIEW66A/FU5QKGBHGIEW66A.SMALL.jpg donmatito This Instructable describes an station to measure Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ). This is a measure of comfort that is impacted by several factors such as indoor weather including temperature, humidity (pressure would have been possible as well) noise level indoor air quality. The ...
By: donmatito

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Sat, 18 May 2013 02:48:12 PDT
Pocket Remote Testor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Remote-Testor/
Pocket Remote Testor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/PC2A/HGH6JEDT/FJFPC2AHGH6JEDT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/PC2A/HGH6JEDT/FJFPC2AHGH6JEDT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/PC2A/HGH6JEDT/FJFPC2AHGH6JEDT.SMALL.jpg mzain3 Hy, Guys this is me again back with a new project. This is a very simple and small. Even you can put it in your pocket. It contains only 3 components in main. It tests the remote signal when a button is pressed I usually use it to test my remote. 1. TSOP 1738 2. Buzzer 3. Battery 4. Battery Hold...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 05:29:40 PDT
Use the "Force" to drive a Remote Controlled Device with a DIY 3D capacitor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-the-Force-to-drive-a-Remote-Controlled-Devic/
Use the "Force" to drive a Remote Controlled Device with a DIY 3D capacitor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/DU04/HGIEV06C/FINDU04HGIEV06C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/DU04/HGIEV06C/FINDU04HGIEV06C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/DU04/HGIEV06C/FINDU04HGIEV06C.SMALL.jpg SarahandDillon For our electronics class project, we made our own version of the 3D capacitive controller described here: http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Controller/?ALLSTEPS and here: http://blog.makezine.com/2012/08/10/build-a-touchless-3d-tracking-interface-with-everyday-materials/ The controller is ...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 01:20:47 PDT
DIY Portable Breathalyzer - Submitted by BayLab for the Instructables Sponsorship Program http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Breathalyzer-Submitted-by-BayLab-fo/
DIY Portable Breathalyzer - Submitted by BayLab for the Instructables Sponsorship Program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ALUI/HFSHTOEK/FOCALUIHFSHTOEK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ALUI/HFSHTOEK/FOCALUIHFSHTOEK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/ALUI/HFSHTOEK/FOCALUIHFSHTOEK.SMALL.jpg aloishis89 Detect your BAC wih a pocket sized breathalyzer. Disclaimer Before we start, a disclaimer. This is NOT meant to be used to tell if you are ok to drive or not. It is not as accurate as a police breathalyzer and should not be used as one. If you drink, DO NOT DRIVE! Design Requirements and Parts ...
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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 16:25:09 PDT
Motion Sensor: Teach Vestibular http://www.instructables.com/id/Stroke-Sensor-Teach-Vestibular/
Motion Sensor: Teach Vestibular - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/PEDG/HFSHEV3D/FULPEDGHFSHEV3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/PEDG/HFSHEV3D/FULPEDGHFSHEV3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/PEDG/HFSHEV3D/FULPEDGHFSHEV3D.SMALL.jpg anipotts This instructable is designed to help a science teacher build a sensor that can be used to teach the principles of the vestibular, which is located inside the cochlea.  It includes step-by-step instructions on the construction of the sensor as well as information on the principles it can be used to ...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:31:49 PDT
Light Sensor: Teach Photoreceptors http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-Teach-Photorecptors-in-the-Eyes/
Light Sensor: Teach Photoreceptors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/ISPR/HFSHVKY3/FGAISPRHFSHVKY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/ISPR/HFSHVKY3/FGAISPRHFSHVKY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/ISPR/HFSHVKY3/FGAISPRHFSHVKY3.SMALL.jpg anipotts This instructable is designed to help a science teacher build a sensor that can be used to teach photoreceptors in the eyes.  It includes step-by-step instructions on the construction of the sensor as well as information on the principles it can be used to teach.  This video demonstrates the working...
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 15:59:49 PDT
DIY Replacement Zeo Sleep Monitor Headband Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Replacement-Zeo-Sleep-Monitor-Headband-Sensor/
DIY Replacement Zeo Sleep Monitor Headband Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/8TG4/HFPTRLOU/F508TG4HFPTRLOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/8TG4/HFPTRLOU/F508TG4HFPTRLOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/8TG4/HFPTRLOU/F508TG4HFPTRLOU.SMALL.jpg marciot Last year I purchased a Zeo Mobile Sleep Manager. This is a nifty Bluetooth headband that tracks your brainwaves while you sleep and presents it on your smartphone as a graph indicating when you were awake, in light, deep or REM sleep. It's like having your own personal EEG. You can use your Zeo to ...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:46:03 PDT
Block heater current monitor/tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Block-heater-current-monitortester/
Block heater current monitor/tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/NHKV/HFD1789Z/FJLNHKVHFD1789Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/NHKV/HFD1789Z/FJLNHKVHFD1789Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/NHKV/HFD1789Z/FJLNHKVHFD1789Z.SMALL.jpg acesoft Living in Northern Ontario means frequently using a block heater to start your car on a -35C morning. For those of you lucky enough to live in a climate where you've never heard of a block heater, here's the wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Block_heater One of the fears of winter drivi...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 17:49:07 PDT
Plane in a Globe - Hacking A PIR Sensor To Do Your Bidding http://www.instructables.com/id/Plane-in-a-Globe-Hacking-A-PIR-Sensor-To-Do-Your/
Plane in a Globe - Hacking A PIR Sensor To Do Your Bidding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/GEXY/HFD0Z846/FBGGEXYHFD0Z846.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/GEXY/HFD0Z846/FBGGEXYHFD0Z846.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/GEXY/HFD0Z846/FBGGEXYHFD0Z846.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Hi All. Ever had an idea pop into your head and you can't stop thinking about it?  Well my idea was to have a tiny plane spinning inside a light bulb, activated by a sensor!  Yes I know - not much of an idea but there it is.  First I prowled the internet trying to find the right type of sensor and...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 04:44:00 PDT
Simple Light Break Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Light-Break-Detection/
Simple Light Break Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/J5EC/HDOVWHF5/FTDJ5ECHDOVWHF5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/J5EC/HDOVWHF5/FTDJ5ECHDOVWHF5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/J5EC/HDOVWHF5/FTDJ5ECHDOVWHF5.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker This is a simple circuit (no Arduino involved) to operate a relay when a light beam is interrupted. This instructable is a response to a question of "How without a processor?" What happens in this circuit is that light from the led shines on the photocell.  When that light is interrupt...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 17:30:07 PST
TempBug: internet-connected thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/TempBug-internet-connected-thermometer/
TempBug: internet-connected thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/I2VJ/HD4VQ81K/FQ9I2VJHD4VQ81K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/I2VJ/HD4VQ81K/FQ9I2VJHD4VQ81K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/I2VJ/HD4VQ81K/FQ9I2VJHD4VQ81K.SMALL.jpg tombrew Last January, we had some trouble with the heat in my office. Specifically, the kind of trouble wherein the heat is not on, you turn it up, and it still not on. This went on for more than a few days, and finally ended a day or two after we got an email announcing that the heat was broken and specula...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 15:41:22 PST
The Water level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Water-level-Indicator/
The Water level Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/G8BC/HD2RU1AZ/FVBG8BCHD2RU1AZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/G8BC/HD2RU1AZ/FVBG8BCHD2RU1AZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/G8BC/HD2RU1AZ/FVBG8BCHD2RU1AZ.SMALL.jpg mzain3 Hy, This is one of my favourite projects because it is easy to make and needs a very few things. Mind it that I have not Invented it. Just made it by the help of other websites. As the current from the electrodes flow to each other through water and earth is provided the transistor gets charged and ...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 07:15:18 PST
Arduino Controlled Personal Fan with Ping Sensor / ATtiny2313 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Controlled-Personal-Fan-with-Ping-Sensor-/
Arduino Controlled Personal Fan with Ping Sensor / ATtiny2313 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/1EFI/HCJOGSPR/FWR1EFIHCJOGSPR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/1EFI/HCJOGSPR/FWR1EFIHCJOGSPR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/1EFI/HCJOGSPR/FWR1EFIHCJOGSPR.SMALL.jpg WWC                                                       What does this do? This is a fan that will automatically come on when i sit at my workbench and off when i leave. It uses an Ultrasonic Distance Sensor, or commonly called a  "Ping " sensor for detection. An ATtiny2313 to handle the processing. ...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 19:10:50 PST
The Cube Of Curiosity (with manual tilt sensor) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cube-Of-Curiosity-with-manual-tilt-sensor/
The Cube Of Curiosity (with manual tilt sensor) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FA0/KQ11/HCB8HHJM/FA0KQ11HCB8HHJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FA0/KQ11/HCB8HHJM/FA0KQ11HCB8HHJM.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FA0/KQ11/HCB8HHJM/FA0KQ11HCB8HHJM.SMALL.jpg tech ace Hello everyone. This project is all about a crazy what-to-do??? device. The use of it's parts have endless possibilities. We can keep our favorite small things like in-ear headphones, or kept on the desk as a decor when the lights are off, kept as a keychain or key dock, or else the keys can be kept...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 01:47:41 PST
Low cost multi-touch trackpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-multi-touch-trackpad/
Low cost multi-touch trackpad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BADA/HCB8KNQD/FWOBADAHCB8KNQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BADA/HCB8KNQD/FWOBADAHCB8KNQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/BADA/HCB8KNQD/FWOBADAHCB8KNQD.SMALL.jpg dl-110 As a interaction design researcher interested in interfaces and physical interaction I often find myself in the situation of building new interfaces or testing and improving new ones. Since multitouch trackpads are so expensive and the don´t offer a simple way to interpret the touch input in program...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 19:59:42 PST