Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:50:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Add Simple Bluetooth to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Simple-Bluetooth-to-Arduino/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:31:33 PDT
Through-Glass Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Through-Glass-Doorbell/
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By: Switch and Lever

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:52:29 PDT
CarTracker http://www.instructables.com/id/CarTracker/
CarTracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/WDPC/I8J9VY08/FZBWDPCI8J9VY08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/WDPC/I8J9VY08/FZBWDPCI8J9VY08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/WDPC/I8J9VY08/FZBWDPCI8J9VY08.SMALL.jpg msuzuki777 Have you come out of a store and said to yourself, where did I park my car? Well, I have. Now, there are a lot of smartphone applications that can help you locate your car but smartphones are expensive.So this Lazy Old Geek (L.O.G.) decided to make my own. HowItWorks:When you park your car, you pre...
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:05:54 PDT
Servo Controlled Marble Maze Build 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Controlled-Marble-Maze-Build-2/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:34:13 PDT
Arduino DUE Guitar Pedal - Open Hardware. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Guitar-Pedal-Open-Hardware/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 14:25:57 PDT
IoT Command Center http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Command-Center/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 00:46:06 PDT
Controlling Arduino with Gamepad http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-with-Gamepad/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 10:40:00 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
DIY Arduino controlled Egg-Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-controlled-Egg-Bot/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:33:27 PDT
A newbie's guide to setup ESP8266 with Arduino Mega 2560 or Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/noobs-guide-to-ESP8266-with-Arduino-Mega-2560-or-U/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:21:59 PST
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
Blind Opening Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Blind-Opening-Alarm-Clock/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 18:59:50 PDT
Arduino 3.3V http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-33V/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 13:25:34 PDT
How to create your own candy grabber machine‬‏ using Arduino & 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-your-own-candy-grabber-machine-using/
How to create your own candy grabber machine‬‏ using Arduino & 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/G3Q8/I83LGRMJ/FGEG3Q8I83LGRMJ.SMALL.jpg MahmoudTolba Simply, this project is a candy grabber machine controlled using Arduino and 1Sheeld via Game pad Shield.1Sheeld is a platform for Arduino that allows you to tap into your smartphone's sensors and capabilities and lets you use them in your Arduino projects. Basically, It is a hardware shield that s...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 04:53:38 PDT
ROV TANK with Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/ROV-TANK-with-Gimbal/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 18:48:04 PDT
Arduino LED Strip Crib/Bed Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-LED-Strip-CribBed-Night-Light/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 04:46:53 PDT
How to make a cheap Attiny Arduino Board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cheap-Attiny-Arduino-Board/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:24:53 PDT
Smart Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Thermostat/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:48:34 PDT
Arduino Ethernet Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ethernet-Camera/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 20:36:30 PDT
Program an ATmega168/328 with codebender http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-an-ATmega168328-with-codebender/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 03:57:21 PDT
SIMPLE ARDUINO ULTRASONIC SENSOR DOOR ALARM / motion detector NO PIR !!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-ARDUINO-ULTRASONIC-SENSOR-DOOR-ALARM-/
SIMPLE ARDUINO ULTRASONIC SENSOR DOOR ALARM / motion detector NO PIR !!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/3FEE/HPFZS3L7/FRF3FEEHPFZS3L7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/3FEE/HPFZS3L7/FRF3FEEHPFZS3L7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/3FEE/HPFZS3L7/FRF3FEEHPFZS3L7.SMALL.jpg AY Electronics HELLO EVERYONE.before i start, be sure to check my video if you prefer a video tutorialToday I decided i wanted to build an alarm for my room, when I searched online all door alarms used the PIR sensor, unfortunately mine was faulty. and that"s when I decided to build my own alarm using an ultrasoni...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 04:32:57 PST
Galileo's Finger - An Open Source Astronomy Learning Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Galileos-Finger-An-Open-Source-Astronomy-Learning-/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:27:17 PDT
Arduino Useless Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Useless-Box/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:29:56 PDT
RC car hack - bluetooth controlled via Android app http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-car-hack-bluetooth-controlled-via-Android-app/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:07:31 PDT
Arduino Parola Zone Time Msg Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Parola-Zone-Time-Msg-Display/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:08:20 PDT
Fish feeding themselves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeding-themselves/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:44:59 PDT
The Burn Wheel - Airwheel with Integrated Biometrics and Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Burn-Wheel-Airwheel-with-Integrated-Biometrics/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:38:27 PDT
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Door-Lock-with-the-Qduino-Mini-under-100/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:18:30 PDT
Making a Mini Self-balancing Car in Two Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Mini-Self-balancing-Car-in-Two-Steps/
Making a Mini Self-balancing Car in Two Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/NG5W/I7SVYEFZ/FP5NG5WI7SVYEFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/NG5W/I7SVYEFZ/FP5NG5WI7SVYEFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/NG5W/I7SVYEFZ/FP5NG5WI7SVYEFZ.SMALL.jpg ITEAD STUDIO A self-stabilizing motor that will never fall sounds great. Many geeks playing arduino has come out of many self-stabilizing projects like self-stabilizing platform, motorbike etc. In this instructable we will introduce an amazing arduino shield that can help you make a self-stabilizing project easi...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 01:09:18 PDT
Website Down Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Website-Down-Alarm/
Website Down Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/H06J/I3BH6B1L/FTSH06JI3BH6B1L.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam If your website goes down, you want to be the first to know. Make it obvious when there's a problem by hooking up a big alarm light to a Tessel, which will ping your website every few seconds to check for trouble.This project can also be viewed on the Tessel Projects Page. Materials You will need...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 11:29:09 PST
Croccolino Pet Feeder! http://www.instructables.com/id/Croccolino-Pet-Feeder/
Croccolino Pet Feeder! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/ZVGV/I7ELEMH9/FBHZVGVI7ELEMH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/ZVGV/I7ELEMH9/FBHZVGVI7ELEMH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/ZVGV/I7ELEMH9/FBHZVGVI7ELEMH9.SMALL.jpg prnet Maaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaoooooooowwwwwwww!Have you ever been outside your home for a couple of days? Don't you have someone that can feed your pet during your absence? Or have you ever wanted to automatize the feeding of your pet? CROCCOLINO FEEDER is the answer.I built this project as a little challenge a...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 09:50:55 PDT
Solar Powered GPS Hiking Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-GPS-Hiking-Logger/
Solar Powered GPS Hiking Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/PKRC/I7CCH444/FWVPKRCI7CCH444.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/PKRC/I7CCH444/FWVPKRCI7CCH444.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/PKRC/I7CCH444/FWVPKRCI7CCH444.SMALL.jpg spyclub The concept here is simple, I want to be able to log where I go on my walks so that after my walk I can see where I have been. In the past I have used GPS on my phone, but when going on an all day (8 hour) hike, by the end of the day my phone is flat and I cannot even make phone calls.I have been gi...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 13:00:50 PDT
Real-time BitCoin Price monitor using LED Matrix, Arduino and 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-time-BitCoin-Price-monitor-using-LED-Matrix-A/
Real-time BitCoin Price monitor using LED Matrix, Arduino and 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/RCJW/I7CCF7O4/F3ORCJWI7CCF7O4.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Basically, this projects illustrate how update the price of BitCoin in USD in real time and displaying the price on a large LED matrix that we have hacked to let it communicate with Arduino instead of the PC.We have faced some troubles in the project as hacking the LED matrix which was used only to ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:45:16 PDT
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambilight-4-channels-Arduino-Mega2560/
Ambilight, 4-channels [Arduino Mega2560] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/LQ7C/I7CCGGHZ/FHXLQ7CI7CCGGHZ.SMALL.jpg h0uri Ambilight is a an invention first made by philips , you can check this VIDEO for more infocheck this live simulation if interested with this instructable you can have an almost the same for your pc screen.many methods can achieve this goal, explaned some easier and less components demanding methods ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 09:55:19 PDT
Starry Night Play Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Starry-Night-Play-Tent/
Starry Night Play Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/GSGA/I7D5WL3C/FHFGSGAI7D5WL3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/GSGA/I7D5WL3C/FHFGSGAI7D5WL3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/GSGA/I7D5WL3C/FHFGSGAI7D5WL3C.SMALL.jpg jeanne.stroud.5 This indoor play tent is a project I made for my INLS 534: Youth and Technologies class at UNC Chapel Hill. The "stars" inside the tent are LED lights powered by the Lilypad Arduino. You can view the lights in action here. It is simple to make, but it not a project that can be completed in one day.D...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 13:55:51 PDT
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Nano-based-Hexbug-Scarab-Robotic-Spider/
Arduino Nano based Hexbug Scarab Robotic Spider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/QHC5/I7CCCMB6/F3NQHC5I7CCCMB6.SMALL.jpg arkhipenko The Idea:To build a programmable robotic spider based on Hexbug Scarab, equipped with the following sensor suite: Ultrasonic distance sensor Infrared obstacle sensor Gyroscope Accelerometer Laser pointer (just for fun)The robot should be able to do a lot of things. Among them: ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:54:07 PDT
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Home-Control-at-7/
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SMALL.jpg adhesh This is an Instructable to make a Twitter controlled Home Automation system for your house in less than 7$ (Rs.450). This tutorial includes setting up Python, Arduino as well as Twitter to build your very own Twitter controlled personal assistant. The main reason I built this is to turn on the AC an...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 21:54:26 PDT
Built-in Hackduino (Arduino) Ultrasonic Parking Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Hackduino-Arduino-Ultrasonic-Parking-Guide/
Built-in Hackduino (Arduino) Ultrasonic Parking Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/417H/I7AAZBSP/FPU417HI7AAZBSP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/417H/I7AAZBSP/FPU417HI7AAZBSP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/417H/I7AAZBSP/FPU417HI7AAZBSP.SMALL.jpg mindtesterdev This is a hackduino parking guide that fits in an old work box, so it can be built into to the wall in your garage. Originally I was going to use the Arduino with the ultrasonic distance sensor to control an actual traffic light, but I decided to be a little more subtle since it turns out actual tra...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 23:18:25 PDT
Arduino Simple POV Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Simple-POV-Display/
Arduino Simple POV Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/JZEW/I78VJSSV/F3GJZEWI78VJSSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/JZEW/I78VJSSV/F3GJZEWI78VJSSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/JZEW/I78VJSSV/F3GJZEWI78VJSSV.SMALL.jpg Khalilm POV Display is a funny and interesting way to display text in space. This is my first Instructables tutorial so IF you have any questions don't hesitate to write them in the comment section below. What you will need To make the POV Display I used :- An Arduino UNO + Arduino IDE (which you can dow...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:31:22 PDT
Attiny85 decision box V2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-decision-box-V20-Attiny85/
Attiny85 decision box V2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/JJB8/I760U0TI/FOAJJB8I760U0TI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/JJB8/I760U0TI/FOAJJB8I760U0TI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/JJB8/I760U0TI/FOAJJB8I760U0TI.SMALL.jpg Victor8o5 After seeing my first Attiny85 based "Decision box" had become quite popular I decided to make a second version with more improvements using common materials so everyone can build it.The main difference between the first and second version are the materials they're made of, while the first box was m...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 02:30:40 PDT
How to control a Processing sketch with two Arduino Inputs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-a-Processing-sketch-with-two-Arduin/
How to control a Processing sketch with two Arduino Inputs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/46NJ/I760TQWO/FLB46NJI760TQWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/46NJ/I760TQWO/FLB46NJI760TQWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/46NJ/I760TQWO/FLB46NJI760TQWO.SMALL.jpg AlexanderM6 This tutorial will show you how to build a basic Arduino circuit that can control a fun coloured ball sketch in Processing.You will need: 1x Arduino Board (I am using an Uno) 1x Breadboard 1x Photo-Resistor 1x 10k Ohm Resistor (Brown-Black-Orange) 1x Potentiometer A handful of wiresYou will also nee...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 19:28:51 PDT
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY http://www.instructables.com/id/MICRO-ARDUINO-GOPRO-TIMELAPSE-DOLLY/
MICRO ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE DOLLY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/TDTZ/I760Q5IW/FRSTDTZI760Q5IW.SMALL.jpg InevitableCraftsLab This Instructable is about building the smallest possible automated TimeLapse dolly.Its also the most simple one i built to date.It's controlled via servo protocol, and two rc servos.One servo is modded to be endless, one is original.It uses an Arduino UNO as test-controller, but i plan to build it ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 07:14:13 PDT
Crying Baby Detector Using 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Crying-Baby-Detector-Using-1Sheeld/
Crying Baby Detector Using 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SMALL.jpg kerolos.magdy.5 The biggest problem that mothers face is that they can't leave their babies alone in a room asleep, That they must sit next to them, And leave anything else in there hand because getting afraid if the baby starts to wake up which is a wasting of time, From there came my IDEACrying Baby Detector is a...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:07:56 PST
#MyoCraft: Gesture-Enable your Arduino Project with a Myo Armband http://www.instructables.com/id/Gesture-Enable-your-Arduino-Project-with-a-Myo-Arm/
#MyoCraft: Gesture-Enable your Arduino Project with a Myo Armband - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/JS5J/I72P2CR0/FMBJS5JI72P2CR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/JS5J/I72P2CR0/FMBJS5JI72P2CR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/JS5J/I72P2CR0/FMBJS5JI72P2CR0.SMALL.gif Paul Bernhardt You can build a lot of cool stuff with an Arduino. Wouldn't it be nice to be able to control it with a flick of your wrist? Let me show you how to add wireless gesture control to an Arduino project using a Myo armband. We’ll do this via MyoDunio (available for free in the Myo Market) running o...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 12:31:55 PDT
Infinity mirror and table (With casual tools) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-mirror-and-table-With-casual-tools/
Infinity mirror and table (With casual tools) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/FWA3/I70B0VA0/FH6FWA3I70B0VA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/FWA3/I70B0VA0/FH6FWA3I70B0VA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/FWA3/I70B0VA0/FH6FWA3I70B0VA0.SMALL.jpg deluges Hey everyone,A while ago I came upon this instructable and was immediately taken with it and wanted to make my own, but couldn't get my hands on 1) One-way plexiglass mirror nor 2) A CNC router. After a little bit of searching around, I came up with a more casual way of making this table with more c...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 16:22:52 PDT
Easy bluetooth controlled scrolling text http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-bluetooth-controlled-scrolling-text/
Easy bluetooth controlled scrolling text - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SMALL.jpg Yoruk Hi all, In this Instructable, I'll show you how to create a simple scrolling text, using led matrix modules. These modules are cheap and easy to use. And, to make this project more fun, a bluetooth feature was added : you will be able to send a message to the system using a mobile phone !I'll show y...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 12:59:11 PDT
How to make a GSM Location Tracker with the AdaFruit FONA and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Mobile-Cellular-Location-Logger-with/
How to make a GSM Location Tracker with the AdaFruit FONA and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MBNZ/I6WOTYVK/F2SMBNZI6WOTYVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MBNZ/I6WOTYVK/F2SMBNZI6WOTYVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/MBNZ/I6WOTYVK/F2SMBNZI6WOTYVK.SMALL.jpg kinasmith IntroductionIn this tutorial we are going to make a web connected location logger using the Adafruit FONA Board, an Arduino, and the Sparkfun Data Service. It will get its location using triangulation and post it to an online database with a GET request over a cellular (GPRS) connection.We will be u...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 22:13:18 PST
MIDI Arduino Drums http://www.instructables.com/id/MIDI-Arduino-Drums/
MIDI Arduino Drums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/PHHC/I67S8U5V/FOKPHHCI67S8U5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/PHHC/I67S8U5V/FOKPHHCI67S8U5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/PHHC/I67S8U5V/FOKPHHCI67S8U5V.SMALL.jpg anouskadg I've always wanted to learn how to play a drum kit, but my parents never let me because 'it takes up too much space' and 'it makes too much noise'.So now, many years and some electrical knowledge later, I've decided to make my own electronic drum kit!This project is pretty easy to make and you do no...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:59:14 PST
3W 4'x4' Arduino Laser Cutter/Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/3W-4x4-Arduino-Laser-CutterEngraver/
3W 4'x4' Arduino Laser Cutter/Engraver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/JYYZ/I6YXLYF3/FGTJYYZI6YXLYF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/JYYZ/I6YXLYF3/FGTJYYZI6YXLYF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/JYYZ/I6YXLYF3/FGTJYYZI6YXLYF3.SMALL.jpg FamousMods In this tutorial you will learn how to make your own 4 ft by 4 ft, Arduino controlled, 3 watt laser engraver / cutter (for thin materials) for around 300$. The main thing that separates this tutorial from other laser engraver tutorials on here is the roughly 42 x 42 inch cutting/engraving area. Th...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 09:36:58 PST
How to make a useful Photoreflector for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-useful-Photoreflector-for-Arduino/
How to make a useful Photoreflector for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/VX9K/I6W2W08I/F9HVX9KI6W2W08I.SMALL.jpg takaokouji This is a how to make a useful photoreflector for Arduino.Photoreflector is a sensor that is often use for line tracer. Tools Soldering ironSolder (1.0mm)Nipper Materials Photoreflector LBR-127HLD, 50JPY 180 Registor (180R), about 10JPY10K Registor (10K) about 10JPYtotal price 70JPY.In Japan, ...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 08:14:02 PST