Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:51:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Galileo's Finger - An Open Source Astronomy Learning Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Galileos-Finger-An-Open-Source-Astronomy-Learning-/
Galileo's Finger - An Open Source Astronomy Learning Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3T1A/I7W1R1CH/F8O3T1AI7W1R1CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3T1A/I7W1R1CH/F8O3T1AI7W1R1CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/3T1A/I7W1R1CH/F8O3T1AI7W1R1CH.SMALL.jpg K.Crankshaw Given the opportunity to use one of the Intel Galileo boards, we wanted to build something that would honour Galileo's memory and pay tribute to his discoveries. What better way than to do something related to his primary focus - astronomy.Being an avid astronomer, and loving being able to look up i...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:27:17 PDT
Arduino Useless Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Useless-Box/
Arduino Useless Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VDFF/I7RGMXPZ/FHYVDFFI7RGMXPZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VDFF/I7RGMXPZ/FHYVDFFI7RGMXPZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/VDFF/I7RGMXPZ/FHYVDFFI7RGMXPZ.SMALL.jpg Vagelis Chantzis What's in the box???Is it doing something???Is it going to hurt me???Just hit the switch guys!!! Nothing will hurt you, maybe...Really now, this project is about a box with an Arduino in it. It does nothing. Literally. It is in a bad mood and all it wants is to be left alone. Can you make it happy? ...
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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/
RC car hack - bluetooth controlled via Android app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/LHK0/I7MY7S3N/FNILHK0I7MY7S3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/LHK0/I7MY7S3N/FNILHK0I7MY7S3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/LHK0/I7MY7S3N/FNILHK0I7MY7S3N.SMALL.jpg silver_a I'm sure that each of you can find at home unused RC car. This instruction will help you change your old RC car to original gift :) Due to the fact that the RC car I had was small in size I have chosen Arduino Pro Mini as a main controller. Another important module that I've used in this project is ...
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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/
Arduino Parola Zone Time Msg Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/INQH/I7MXOW9J/FGAINQHI7MXOW9J.SMALL.jpg jollifactory We have built quite a few projects using our jolliFactory designed Bi-color (Red and Green) LED Matrix Driver Module kits and have published them as instructables here. Each of these modules uses two MAX7219 Display Driver ICs to drive a Bi-color LED Matrix. These ICs are excellent because they take...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:08:20 PDT
Fish feeding themselves http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeding-themselves/
Fish feeding themselves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/YV92/I7KBE1ZW/FU7YV92I7KBE1ZW.SMALL.jpg RoboPandaPDX The object of this invention is to train fish to feed themselves. I tend to be forgetful, and days tend to bleed into each other. So I forget to feed the fish or think I have already done it. I needed a machine that could feed them on a regular schedule. So as I thought about timers and buttons and ...
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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/
The Burn Wheel - Airwheel with Integrated Biometrics and Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/875U/I7MXIPY3/FMZ875UI7MXIPY3.SMALL.jpg jneong Follow me as I build biometric (fingerprint) security, integrated front and rear lighting, and more, into my new Airwheel Q3 self-balancing unicycle for a Burning Man 2015 conveyance! While this is an advanced skill level project, I tried to take copious amounts of photos and created notes all over ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:38:27 PDT
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Door-Lock-with-the-Qduino-Mini-under-100/
NFC Door Lock with the Qduino Mini (under $100) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/Y4EJ/I7L6TAOT/FT9Y4EJI7L6TAOT.SMALL.jpg Qtechknow Have you ever wanted to unlock your front door with just your bus pass, a tag, or an old hotel room key? Now you can with the NFC Door Lock, for under $100! It's a super compact Qduino Mini (Arduino-compatible) powered door lock that senses when there is an NFC tag present, unlocks your door usin...
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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
LED CUBE CODE GENERATOR 4x4x4 Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-CUBE-CODE-4x4x4-Arduino/
LED CUBE CODE GENERATOR 4x4x4 Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I6O6/I7D5XCGC/FWTI6O6I7D5XCGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I6O6/I7D5XCGC/FWTI6O6I7D5XCGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/I6O6/I7D5XCGC/FWTI6O6I7D5XCGC.SMALL.jpg MariusG1 This is a tutorial on how to easier make patterns for your Arduino-controlled LED cube 4x4x4. I recognized the difficulty a lot of people have with programming the LED cube after building it, so I have made a program to make this an easy task. The program will work for those that used a Arduino to c...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:09:00 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/
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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/
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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
Internet Controlled Arduino (no Ethernet shield) http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-Arduino-no-Ethernet-shield/
Internet Controlled Arduino (no Ethernet shield) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/EH7J/I6WDMXJ1/F4WEH7JI6WDMXJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/EH7J/I6WDMXJ1/F4WEH7JI6WDMXJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/EH7J/I6WDMXJ1/F4WEH7JI6WDMXJ1.SMALL.jpg ZachariahZebadee Ethernet Shields are a lot of fun, but they can be expensive. In this project I will show you how to control your Arduino from any computer that is connected to the internet, without using an Ethernet shield. This project is completely free, assuming you already have an Arduino. Ingredients: ...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:25:51 PST
Illumaphone: Light-based Musical Instrument with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Illumaphone-Light-based-Electronic-Musical-Instrum/
Illumaphone: Light-based Musical Instrument with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QCHW/I6WDMO4C/FOLQCHWI6WDMO4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QCHW/I6WDMO4C/FOLQCHWI6WDMO4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/QCHW/I6WDMO4C/FOLQCHWI6WDMO4C.SMALL.jpg bonniee Ever wanted to build your own electronic musical instrument? In this Instructable, I walk through the build process for my Illumaphone, a light-based, spatial musical instrument that I built for Jeff Snyder's Computer Music class at Princeton. It consists of six coffee cups. Wave your hands over the...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 18:26:03 PST
Arduino Micro USB OTG http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Micro-USB-OTG/
Arduino Micro USB OTG - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/Z3R9/I6RT25HF/FU3Z3R9I6RT25HF.SMALL.jpg chienline Arduino is a powerful compact size programmable microcontroller for DIYers. The minimum basic equipment you need is a laptop, an USB cable, and an arduino. Can we make it even more portable? YES!All you need is an Arduino and a micro USB OTG which is as big as the USB-B plug itself and you can keep ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:53:21 PST
Nestuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Nestuino/
Nestuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/UDKY/I6RSVCDD/F8KUDKYI6RSVCDD.SMALL.jpg AdiM3 Based on Arduino DueInspired by NestFeature :Temperature and Humidity, Light Sensor,Smoke sensor, alarm, led, text indication and time display on LCD.Allow Bluetooth connection on Android device so you can read more detail and control an LED on the unit to on/off. LCD navigation buttons will give mo...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:23:43 PST
85Duino http://www.instructables.com/id/84Duino/
85Duino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/E1AW/I6ROXQRZ/FF8E1AWI6ROXQRZ.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I wanted to make a breakout board for my ATTiny85 that was similar to the the Arduino.The goal was to make a simple circuit that I could plug an ATTiny85 in to and then attach jumpers to a breadboard in the same way that you can with an Arduino Uno (or it's ilk). This, coupled with an AVRISP, would ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 03:17:21 PST
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-from-trees-And-using-this-power-to-collect-d/
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SMALL.jpg robinotics It is very well known that when putting a copper and a zinc rod into a potato, a voltage can be measured across the two rods, that is how the potato clock works. However we can take this idea further using a tree. As a tree has a higher volume than a potato, more energy can be transferred from the z...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:58:32 PST
5x5 LED Matrix Animations http://www.instructables.com/id/5x5-LED-Matrix-Animations/
5x5 LED Matrix Animations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/YQFL/I6RSGQ4I/FKUYQFLI6RSGQ4I.SMALL.jpg ironheartbj18 DON'T WORRY ABOUT 5 X 5 X 5 PROJECTS. focused on 25 leds 5 x 5. 25 LED's - I used blue 5mm LED's purchased on eBay 5 resistors - I used 100 ohm, but the exact value will depend on what LED's you use. I will explain how to calculate in the Wiring step. Arduino - I used a UNO How to wires them ...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:10:55 PST
DIY functional Sonic Screwdriver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-functional-Sonic-Screwdriver/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:40:21 PST
Simple Dual Axis Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dual-Axis-Solar-Tracker/
Simple Dual Axis Solar Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/KSFT/I6QD6BUH/FOQKSFTI6QD6BUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/KSFT/I6QD6BUH/FOQKSFTI6QD6BUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/KSFT/I6QD6BUH/FOQKSFTI6QD6BUH.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman En español.We at BrownDogGadgets.com love using solar energy with our electronics projects. For the most part it's extremely easy to work into small, low voltage, projects. One frequent question we get from students and hobbyists is "How can I make a solar tracker?"Thats a great question and an ev...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:38:02 PST
Getting Arduino data to a web Page http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Arduino-data-to-a-web-Page/
Getting Arduino data to a web Page - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/3NPO/I5WCS1DP/FCT3NPOI5WCS1DP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/3NPO/I5WCS1DP/FCT3NPOI5WCS1DP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/3NPO/I5WCS1DP/FCT3NPOI5WCS1DP.SMALL.jpg dkschottt Being new to Arduino I was a bit overwhelmed by the different ways to do things. So this is what I came up with!I am using an Arduino UNO R3 clone but the connections I believe are the same for most Arduino’s or can be easily modified for your particular model. This project is the beginning of a URO...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 22:33:47 PST
Arduino Auto Watering Garden Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Auto-Watering-Garden-Project/
Arduino Auto Watering Garden Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/8S12/I6NI6KS3/F8H8S12I6NI6KS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/8S12/I6NI6KS3/F8H8S12I6NI6KS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/8S12/I6NI6KS3/F8H8S12I6NI6KS3.SMALL.jpg simakerspace What your looking at above is my entire project in its' enclosure. I set out to solve a problem when starting this project that was two fold. One it was to familiarize myself with some of the basics of the Arduino environment and the other was to have my organic garden watered automatically based on...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:42:53 PST
Texting Doormat with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Texting-Doormat-with-Intel-Edison/
Texting Doormat with Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/64CY/I63F11N4/FEU64CYI63F11N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/64CY/I63F11N4/FEU64CYI63F11N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/64CY/I63F11N4/FEU64CYI63F11N4.SMALL.jpg JustinIsAMaker Doorbells are so old-fashioned. Who wants to rely on user input to tell you when someone is at your front door when you can use a microcontroller to tell you?In this project, we'll be building a pressure sensor that lives under your doormat. When the pressure sensor registers an input over a certain...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 20:16:24 PST
DIY write on plexiglass http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-write-on-plexiglass/
DIY write on plexiglass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/5B16/I6NI3CN4/FCG5B16I6NI3CN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/5B16/I6NI3CN4/FCG5B16I6NI3CN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/5B16/I6NI3CN4/FCG5B16I6NI3CN4.SMALL.jpg SimoneR2 ENGLISH:Hi everyone, today i'll show you how i realised (with a friend of mine) a DIY gift for another my friend that's going to celebrate his 18th birthday on friday. I'm not very good in english so if you find mistake, please report me and i'll correct it. I'll splits all the text in two: english ...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:25:50 PST
Clap activated LED strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Clap-activated-LED-strip/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:09:24 PST
Arduino RFID Lock box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Lock-box/
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:28:56 PST
Luminch Color LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Luminch-Color/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:17:23 PST
ARDUINO GOPRO TIMELAPSE SHIELD http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-GOPRO-TIMELAPSE-SHIELD/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 04:46:55 PST
Arduino Basketball Pop-a-Shot: Upgrayedd http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Basketball-Pop-a-Shot-Upgrayedd/
Arduino Basketball Pop-a-Shot: Upgrayedd - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/VR3P/I6EXIV14/F0VVR3PI6EXIV14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/VR3P/I6EXIV14/F0VVR3PI6EXIV14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/VR3P/I6EXIV14/F0VVR3PI6EXIV14.SMALL.jpg rfrazelle I saw the Instructable Arduino Home Basketball Hoop Score Detection System a.k.a. Scorekeeper by ohoilett (thank you for your contribution and inspiration) and really liked what he had going on, but wanted a cleaner version to use as a prize for a pop-a-shot tournament at an event for work. Thus ca...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 00:07:29 PST
Arduino RC Car with FPV Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RC-Car-with-FPV-Camera/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:49:19 PST
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduDroid-A-Simple-2-Way-Bluetooth-based-Android-C/
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SMALL.jpg ironheartbj18 INTRODUCTIONGET IT ON google PLAY "ardudroid" appARDUDROID (formerly Andruino) is a simple Android app to help you control the pins of your Arduino Uno (or clone) from your Android phone wirelessly. It's both an Android app and an Arduino program. ArduDroid employs a simple Android user interface to...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 01:11:56 PST