Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:37:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 Embedding a Fusion 360 (3D) model in your Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/Embedding-a-Fusion-360-3D-model-in-your-Instructab/
Embedding a Fusion 360 (3D) model in your Instructable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/DKQ0/HY7T0WJL/FELDKQ0HY7T0WJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/DKQ0/HY7T0WJL/FELDKQ0HY7T0WJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/DKQ0/HY7T0WJL/FELDKQ0HY7T0WJL.SMALL.jpg StephenPreston Here is a cool new way to enhance your Instructables with detailed interactive 3D models created using Autodesk Fusion 360. I'll take you step by step through the process of publishing your Fusion 360 model on the Fusion 360 Gallery and embedding it in your Instructable. Just for fun, I'll be using ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:51:03 PDT
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Robot-Arm-meArm-V04/
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SMALL.jpg phenoptix The #meArm is a Pocket Sized Robot Arm. It's a project started in February 2014, which has had a fantastically fast journey to its present state thanks to it Open Development as an Open Hardware project. Version 0.3 was featured on Instructables back in April 2014 and we've seen it built all over th...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:39:39 PDT
Accustic Wall Module SonicMoiré http://www.instructables.com/id/Accustic-Wall-Module-SonicMoiré/
Accustic Wall Module SonicMoiré - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/JXSA/HY4L6BTD/FWAJXSAHY4L6BTD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/JXSA/HY4L6BTD/FWAJXSAHY4L6BTD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/JXSA/HY4L6BTD/FWAJXSAHY4L6BTD.SMALL.jpg ThinkingWall This wall module "SonicMoiré" is designed to be compatible with wikihouses, we intend to use it as a part of the facade.Its prior purpose was to filter certain frequences out of the noise spectrum and therefore reduce noise exposure within the room or lessen the sound that you hear outside of it. Th...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:31:38 PDT
Polarizing Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Polarizing-Window/
Polarizing Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KQGZ/HY4L68BU/FT4KQGZHY4L68BU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KQGZ/HY4L68BU/FT4KQGZHY4L68BU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/KQGZ/HY4L68BU/FT4KQGZHY4L68BU.SMALL.jpg PolarBullseye The goal of this project was to develop intelligent skins for houses. More specifically addressed to the needs of learning environments. We aim to build a window with the ability to automatically detect bright light and shade itself as a result.We considered using both electrochromic glass or polari...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:19:40 PDT
IsoLocker http://www.instructables.com/id/IsoLocker/
IsoLocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NSOC/HY4L5RDS/F20NSOCHY4L5RDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NSOC/HY4L5RDS/F20NSOCHY4L5RDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/NSOC/HY4L5RDS/F20NSOCHY4L5RDS.SMALL.jpg s0m3guy Have you ever been in the situation that you need to store something, somewhere and keep that thing safe from strangers? And have you tried to store food or drinks in summer time, only to notice that all these things get annoyingly warm after some time and you cannot enjoy your fresh cold beverage o...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:41:03 PDT
Prank handshake http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-handshake/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:35:35 PDT
Morse Code http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:33:31 PDT
Automated SOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-SOS/
Automated SOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SMALL.jpg Louisville Public Library This project uses an Arduino at Heart module to repeatan SOS signal in Morse Code. We start byconstructing the circuit. Next weinstall the Arduino IDE on a computer. Finally, we type the code and upload it to the Arduino at Heart module. Automated SOS Start with the power module. Automated SO...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:27:46 PDT
Littlebits Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Littlebits-Pong/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:26:10 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
Vintage Inspired Stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SMALL.jpg travderose This project started with the purchase of an old am/fm receiver. I bought it from a thrift store in a spur of the moment decision just because I thought it was cool, not really having any plans for it. Then the brainstorming began and this is what I came up with. I wanted to keep the vintage look...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
Tiny Color Mixer - a constant-current, 3W RGB LED with low-battery indicator and polymorph diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Color-Mixer-a-constant-current-3W-RGB-LED-wit/
Tiny Color Mixer - a constant-current, 3W RGB LED with low-battery indicator and polymorph diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/P3KE/HY4L4U82/FBDP3KEHY4L4U82.SMALL.jpg markmoran Controlling an RGB LED is a simple and common microcontroller project, often the next project done after blinking and fading an LED.To make this more interesting, I built it using an ATtiny13, one of the smallest and simplest AVRs, which required "high-voltage programming." I also used a 3W LED beca...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:52:49 PDT
Arduino controlled room heating system http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-room-heating-system/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:28:47 PDT
Sewing Simple Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Simple-Circuits/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:48:16 PDT
Making a Life Size Custom Cutout http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Life-Size-Custom-Cutout/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:44:52 PDT
ferromagnetic fluid http://www.instructables.com/id/ferromagnetic-fluid/
ferromagnetic fluid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/E230/HY736FCH/F0RE230HY736FCH.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Magnetic silly putty was pretty awesome, but it's time to take it to the next level with ferromagnetic fluid! Making your own ferromagnetic fluid (ferrofluid) is super easy, and it uses the same easy to get black iron oxide powder as the magnetic putty. The best thing about ferromagnetic fluid ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:40:46 PDT
Closable Food Dish with Twitter Notification http://www.instructables.com/id/Closable-Food-Dish-with-Twitter-Notification/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:40:20 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 facade element is the result of the practical course Multimodal Media Madness 2014 where the “i10” chair (IT faculty RWTH Aachen) in cooperation with the Thinking Skins Seminar of the “Computer Aided Architectural Design” chair (Architecture faculty RWTH Aachen). Teams consisting of both archit...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:22:48 PDT
Sound Responsive LED Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Responsive-LED-Frame/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:57:02 PDT
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-together-a-powerful-pocket-USB-charger-66-amp/
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/4BSM/HY5NVVXY/FHH4BSMHY5NVVXY.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box Inside the well known altoids tin lies three 2,200 mah lithium ion batteries. All three are ran in parallel to create a 6,600 mah or 6.6 amp battery. Which triples the charge time! Meaning if one battery can charge your phone 75 percent than three can triple that! 75x3=225 percent!This project was m...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:58 PDT
Arduino LED Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Thermometer/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:01:49 PDT
Elite Dangerous Custom Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Elite-Dangerous-Custom-Keypad/
Elite Dangerous Custom Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SMALL.jpg smartroad I have been playing the Premium Beta of Elite Dangerous. It is a great game even it its current form, however like most games if its type there are LOADS of buttons to remember. Some you will use all the time, others not so much. In order to help me play the game a little better (and to add a little...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:38:04 PDT
IPhone 5s Screen Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/IPhone-5s-Screen-Replacement/
IPhone 5s Screen Replacement - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/RDKR/HY7353AH/FIMRDKRHY7353AH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/RDKR/HY7353AH/FIMRDKRHY7353AH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/RDKR/HY7353AH/FIMRDKRHY7353AH.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil Step by step instructional video, showing you how to replacethe screen/digitizer, and how to put it all back together again.The iPhone 5s screen is a complete screen assembly which means that you cannot replace just the LCD or the digitizer. The screen and digitizer are fused together at the factory...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:12:49 PDT
Wireless Controlled Hovercraft (Wonder4) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Controlled-Hovercraft/
Wireless Controlled Hovercraft (Wonder4) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QV44/HY5NV2MI/FMCQV44HY5NV2MI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QV44/HY5NV2MI/FMCQV44HY5NV2MI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/QV44/HY5NV2MI/FMCQV44HY5NV2MI.SMALL.jpg miracle_cn The hovercraft is the device that can travel over land without wheels. Because of the enthusiasm for engineering and the requirement of the course Vg100, we, four students from UM-SJTU Joint Institute, formed the team Wonder4 and made our own hovercraft. Our hovercraft weighs 694g. Its size is 30cm×...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:17:49 PDT
How to make your Smart Mjolnir ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-Smart-Mjolnir-/
How to make your Smart Mjolnir ? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/O11B/HY5Y7W93/FL0O11BHY5Y7W93.SMALL.jpg Cyroul A client of Curiouser (my company) ask me to make an original attraction for the French salon Geekopolis. I had to try to build a "wearable computing" thing for geeks... And I only had at this time a little Flora (a Arduino board like for Wearable), 4 leds and, an accelometer an only 5 nights free t...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:16:55 PDT
how to make a camera operated R/C Hovercraft (not finished) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-camera-operated-RC-Hovercraft/
how to make a camera operated R/C Hovercraft (not finished) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/2TRG/HY5NTTX6/FLK2TRGHY5NTTX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/2TRG/HY5NTTX6/FLK2TRGHY5NTTX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/2TRG/HY5NTTX6/FLK2TRGHY5NTTX6.SMALL.jpg WELL-MADE-ROBOTS Ever wanted to build a vehicle that could coupe with anything. If so, The hovercraft is you vehicle .They can coupe with snow, ice, water and almost anything, and using this step by step you can make one. Things you will need You will need:Mini camera (available on eBay)celotex sheet 2x2m at leas...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:38:50 PDT
DIY time-bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-time-bomb/
DIY time-bomb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/VK81/HY4KQN91/F5FVK81HY4KQN91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/VK81/HY4KQN91/F5FVK81HY4KQN91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/VK81/HY4KQN91/F5FVK81HY4KQN91.SMALL.jpg dani abou zamel a fun way to make an easy arduino project for a film or a short movie you will need -an arduino-a 4 seven segment display-a rc toy battery-an arduino proto shield-some duck tap-some wire first put the arduino on top of the rc battery like in the photo Secondly tape them thirdly put the ...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:26:24 PDT
Using the chipKIT Basic I/O Shield with Analog RGB Strip LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-chipKIT-Basic-IO-Shield-with-Analog-RGB-/
Using the chipKIT Basic I/O Shield with Analog RGB Strip LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/RDEQ/HY4KXJPI/FKLRDEQHY4KXJPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/RDEQ/HY4KXJPI/FKLRDEQHY4KXJPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/RDEQ/HY4KXJPI/FKLRDEQHY4KXJPI.SMALL.jpg LariSan A few months ago I wrote a blog post about the chipKIT Basic I/O Shield and used Analog RBG Strips to demonstrate the the open drain FETs. This post is to give details on how to wire up the strip LEDs to the I/O Shield. You should already know how to program MPIDE before using this Instructable. ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:19:32 PDT
Arduino Powered Fortune Teller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Fortune-Teller/
Arduino Powered Fortune Teller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/WRPK/HY5Y6GMJ/FZZWRPKHY5Y6GMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/WRPK/HY5Y6GMJ/FZZWRPKHY5Y6GMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/WRPK/HY5Y6GMJ/FZZWRPKHY5Y6GMJ.SMALL.jpg cah65 I created this fun Instructable to show you how to make a completely customizable Digital Fortune Teller. When the button is pushed, you will receive a random fortune. This is all the fun of fortunes, without having to eat all the cookies! Enjoy.Supplies:Arduino Uno Male/Female WiresBreadboardJumper...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:36:19 PDT
DIY Simple Photo/Video and Lighting Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Simple-PhotoVideo-and-Lighting-Stands/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:34:18 PDT
SMS Microcontroller Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-Microcontroller-Switch/
SMS Microcontroller Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/64UP/HY5NSGUO/F4L64UPHY5NSGUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/64UP/HY5NSGUO/F4L64UPHY5NSGUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/64UP/HY5NSGUO/F4L64UPHY5NSGUO.SMALL.jpg pmcote1 Ever wish you could control your projects with a simple text? The Tessel microcontroller has a GPRS module that let's you send text messages and phone calls to and from your microcontroller. Tessel supports hardware modules with other functions, like the relay module shown here, or any sort of senso...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:42:50 PDT
LED multimedia projector http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-multimedia-projector/
LED multimedia projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/92QZ/HY4KWIHW/F1C92QZHY4KWIHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/92QZ/HY4KWIHW/F1C92QZHY4KWIHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/92QZ/HY4KWIHW/F1C92QZHY4KWIHW.SMALL.jpg Ronny_the_king Last year I saw the instructable of newtonn2 about his DIY projector, this intrigued me to build my own projector. While I was searching for all the parts on his list, I had the luck to find a cheap second hand projector with a broken lamp in a town nearby.Since I already had bought the driver and l...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:34:58 PDT
Webserver for home appliances control http://www.instructables.com/id/Webserver-for-home-appliances-control/
Webserver for home appliances control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/XBVU/HY4KWCAM/FNXXBVUHY4KWCAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/XBVU/HY4KWCAM/FNXXBVUHY4KWCAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/XBVU/HY4KWCAM/FNXXBVUHY4KWCAM.SMALL.jpg Milen This instructable describes how a simple but powerful webserver used for controlling of home appliances can be done. The hart of the circuit is the ATmega328 microcontroller. I have chose this because I wanted to use all available Arduino libraries compatible with them. The Ethernet chip used ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:04:24 PDT
SJ4000 External Microphone HACK! http://www.instructables.com/id/SJ4000-External-Microphone-HACK/
SJ4000 External Microphone HACK! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/D3X8/HY5NRV53/FRXD3X8HY5NRV53.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/D3X8/HY5NRV53/FRXD3X8HY5NRV53.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/D3X8/HY5NRV53/FRXD3X8HY5NRV53.SMALL.jpg deezildennis Use at your own risk. Not responsible for your mistakes. Take your time and do not Jack up your camera.First.Use a very small Flathead screwdriver to lift and peel screen cover from back side. When you get the screw driver underneath slide it around the back side of the cover and and peel it off. ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:37:47 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Wireless Connectivity http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit-Wireless-Connectivity/
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Wireless Connectivity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T8S4/HY4KVV2U/F7IT8S4HY4KVV2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T8S4/HY4KVV2U/F7IT8S4HY4KVV2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/T8S4/HY4KVV2U/F7IT8S4HY4KVV2U.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 In this blog post we are going to take the information that we learned in the earlier blog post entitled “Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Software Part 2″ and capture real time sensor data and send this data wirelessly to our computer.In order to complete this section we need to purchase a few items:...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:56:15 PDT
Bluetooth Robot with computer Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Robot-with-computer-Interface/
Bluetooth Robot with computer Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4V8O/HY4KVKLB/F5C4V8OHY4KVKLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4V8O/HY4KVKLB/F5C4V8OHY4KVKLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/4V8O/HY4KVKLB/F5C4V8OHY4KVKLB.SMALL.jpg stuartrucker Control the motion of a two-wheeled robot wirelessly from a virtual remote on the computer screen. Using the bluetooth HC-06 receiver and two continuous rotation servos, an Arduino based robot can be programmed to receive values over bluetooth and control the robot accordingly. These control values ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:11:22 PDT
LED Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Earrings/
LED Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/GTG7/HY5Y5DDC/FNDGTG7HY5Y5DDC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/GTG7/HY5Y5DDC/FNDGTG7HY5Y5DDC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/GTG7/HY5Y5DDC/FNDGTG7HY5Y5DDC.SMALL.jpg avogel3 Make LED earrings that draw attention even in the dark!As part of the Content Creation course for my MLIS degree at St. Kate's (Check out our class blog: http://scumakers.wordpress.com/ ), I needed to come up with a final project and wanted to jazz up my jewelry skills with a little light. After ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:01:25 PDT
Control of a DC motor with Arduino and Visual Basic http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-of-a-DC-motor-with-Arduino-and-Visual-Basi/
Control of a DC motor with Arduino and Visual Basic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/VVO9/HY4KV9VJ/FSAVVO9HY4KV9VJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/VVO9/HY4KV9VJ/FSAVVO9HY4KV9VJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/VVO9/HY4KV9VJ/FSAVVO9HY4KV9VJ.SMALL.jpg bouchy Hello friends this is my first post in instructables.com where I will try to bring more Novelty des often. Today theme is with Arduino and Visual Basic. The project that we see today is controller one dc motor with Arduino and Visual Basic. To control a dc motor is not enough voltage of 5 v arduino ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:33:19 PDT
Duct Tape Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Bow-9/
Duct Tape Bow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/55AZ/HY5NQZVS/FVX55AZHY5NQZVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/55AZ/HY5NQZVS/FVX55AZHY5NQZVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/55AZ/HY5NQZVS/FVX55AZHY5NQZVS.SMALL.jpg KarissasWallets Supplies You Will Need: 1. At least one role of duct tape2. Xacto knife 3. Possibly scissors 4. Ruler 5. Lastly a cutting mat Making The Bow First cut one strip of tape at 6in long and another one at 6 1/2 in long Making The Bow Cut your 6 1/2 in strip at the 1 1/2 in and at the 1 3/4 mark an...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:40:50 PDT
Make a super-bright video RING-LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-super-bright-video-RING-LIGHT/
Make a super-bright video RING-LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SMALL.jpg DIYPerks Ever wanted to get that glamor look in your videos, or have an amazing flattering light? Well, in this video I will show you how to make an LED ring light so that you can give your footage that little 'extra something' to make it special. The total cost of this build comes to about $25.LEDs:http://w...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:38:07 PDT
Quadcopter Range Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadcopter-Range-Hack/
Quadcopter Range Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/OHR9/HY5Y3T38/FRGOHR9HY5Y3T38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/OHR9/HY5Y3T38/FRGOHR9HY5Y3T38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/OHR9/HY5Y3T38/FRGOHR9HY5Y3T38.SMALL.jpg recwap The default control range of the Syma X5C drone is only 30 meter, adding a true 2.4ghz antenna you can double this range. Find a 3db - 5db 2.4 ghz WIFI antenna You can buy one, or remove from an old WIFI device.Lucky for me, I found a bricked WIFI access point.I removed the antenna from it. O...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:20:10 PDT
Arduino, Mini Sonar Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Sonar-Robot/
Arduino, Mini Sonar Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HOSU/HY3ZBHMH/FKSHOSUHY3ZBHMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HOSU/HY3ZBHMH/FKSHOSUHY3ZBHMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/HOSU/HY3ZBHMH/FKSHOSUHY3ZBHMH.SMALL.jpg m-shams In this project I want to make a mini-sonar robot with arduino pro mini. Sonar or ultrasonic sensors work on a principle similar to radar or sonar, which evaluate attributes of a target by interpreting the echoes from radio or sound waves respectively. Active ultrasonic sensors generate high frequen...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:04:00 PDT
Iphone HomeMade Powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-DIY-PowerBank/
Iphone HomeMade Powerbank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2IFL/HY12PBXI/FEV2IFLHY12PBXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2IFL/HY12PBXI/FEV2IFLHY12PBXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2IFL/HY12PBXI/FEV2IFLHY12PBXI.SMALL.jpg rodski Materials/Tools NeededCar mobile usb chargerAA batery holderAA batteries 8 pcsSwitchUtility box ( i used telephony u box here)Tools:Soldering iron + leadGlue stickScoring Blade ( for hole cutting )PencilMasking tape(optional)Electrical Tape(a must) Dismantling Disassemble the Car mobile charger,a...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:04:00 PDT
Create An Animated GIF With An iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-An-Animated-GIF-With-An-iPhone/
Create An Animated GIF With An iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid In this Instructable I will show you how to create an Animated GIF using an iPhone and the Gifboom application. GIFs are a really fun way to help your project stand out among other ibles and to help you explain your process with greater detail. What is an amimated GIF?A form of computer image that m...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:49:06 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Driver board Familiarization http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit-Driver-board-Familiari/
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit – Driver board Familiarization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q7XL/HY5Y3KEN/FIJQ7XLHY5Y3KEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q7XL/HY5Y3KEN/FIJQ7XLHY5Y3KEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/Q7XL/HY5Y3KEN/FIJQ7XLHY5Y3KEN.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 In this blog post we will take a look at the driver board that comes with the Make:it Robotics Starter Kit. There is no documentation that comes with the Start kit concerning the Driver board other than the schematic.Unless you have some experience reading schematics the task of understanding what i...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:39:44 PDT
Fan Control Remote App http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Control-Remote-App/
Fan Control Remote App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SMALL.jpg CarlosA1 This is an android app that I did to control my fan. Kept loosing the controller for it, so I thought of making an app since I almost never loose my phone. The following steps could be use to control anything from your phone that has a IR receiver, like your TV. Materials Required 1. Oscilloscope...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:37:41 PDT
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit - Analyzing LineFollowing.ino Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Makeit-Robotics-Starter-Kit-Analyzing-LineFollowin-1/
Make:it Robotics Starter Kit - Analyzing LineFollowing.ino Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/VZKJ/HY5Y3CJ2/F25VZKJHY5Y3CJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/VZKJ/HY5Y3CJ2/F25VZKJHY5Y3CJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/VZKJ/HY5Y3CJ2/F25VZKJHY5Y3CJ2.SMALL.jpg jpitz31 In the last Instructable we started analyzing the bitwise operations in the lineFollow.ino sketch. We looked how the sensor readings are interpreted to make the robot go forward.In this tutorial we are going to continue our analysis in looking how the lineFollow.ino program interprets when the black...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:17:12 PDT
Universal Portable USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Portable-USB-Charger/
Universal Portable USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9YAK/HY4KS7D8/FAQ9YAKHY4KS7D8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9YAK/HY4KS7D8/FAQ9YAKHY4KS7D8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/9YAK/HY4KS7D8/FAQ9YAKHY4KS7D8.SMALL.jpg 3zuli Hello! In this Instructable I will show you how I built myself a universal portable USB charger. I am soon attending a weekend festival with camping and I realized that my crappy chinese "10000mAh" USB power pack won't last that long. I have my phone (Galaxy S4), a GoPro and my friends will also wan...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:52:59 PDT
Build A Simple Speaker System With LEGO! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Simple-Speaker-System-With-LEGO/
Build A Simple Speaker System With LEGO! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/I2K7/HY5NSZ84/F6CI2K7HY5NSZ84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/I2K7/HY5NSZ84/F6CI2K7HY5NSZ84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/I2K7/HY5NSZ84/F6CI2K7HY5NSZ84.SMALL.jpg TannyPB Hello everyone! In this Instructable, I will show you how I made a speaker with some circuitry and a case made with LEGO! I got the idea while searching for a case for the speaker. I had an old LEGO house set. Lego is easy to use and is literally child's play. So why not make the speaker's case with...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:17:23 PDT
3D Printed DC Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DC-Motor/
3D Printed DC Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/K5FX/HY4KRMOX/FAFK5FXHY4KRMOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/K5FX/HY4KRMOX/FAFK5FXHY4KRMOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/K5FX/HY4KRMOX/FAFK5FXHY4KRMOX.SMALL.jpg pitrack I designed and 3D printed a Brushless Direct Current (BLDC) motor, and used an Arduino to control the motor. All parts of the motor, excluding magnets, solenoid wrapping wire, and hall effect sensors, were printed with a Makerbot Replicator 2. The video shows the completed working motor.This instruc...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:27 PDT
LED Nametag http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Nametag/
LED Nametag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/HJ3K/HY5Y2X5N/F4GHJ3KHY5Y2X5N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/HJ3K/HY5Y2X5N/F4GHJ3KHY5Y2X5N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/HJ3K/HY5Y2X5N/F4GHJ3KHY5Y2X5N.SMALL.jpg janth As a part of the Helle Koepfe-workshop for kids we designed some nametags, such that each kid could make their own led nametag at their short visit of the FabLab Aachen. Therefore ist shouldn't be too complicated, fast to build, not too expensive, and has to be awesome... at least that were the requ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:53:06 PDT