Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - remote-control - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 May 2016 08:44:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Raspberry Pi-Arduino-SignalR Home Automation Hub http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Raspberry-Pi-Arduino-SignalR-Home-Automation-H/
The Raspberry Pi-Arduino-SignalR Home Automation Hub - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NY5F/INQ9FZ97/FBHNY5FINQ9FZ97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NY5F/INQ9FZ97/FBHNY5FINQ9FZ97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/NY5F/INQ9FZ97/FBHNY5FINQ9FZ97.SMALL.jpg andymenon Following a couple of my prelude IBLEs published here and here, this project takes the first step towards building a basic version of a functional Home Automation Hub.I've used several different technologies in an effort to make sense of how I may be able to use all the things that I have learned in...
By: andymenon

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 2 May 2016 20:15:45 PDT
LC-2000(PA)-P2P 2.4GHz RF Arduino Remote Sketch Upload Demo http://www.instructables.com/id/LC-2000PA-P2P-24GHz-RF-Remote-Sketch-Upload-Demo/
LC-2000(PA)-P2P 2.4GHz RF Arduino Remote Sketch Upload Demo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EFEG/IMS0YZKP/FY5EFEGIMS0YZKP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EFEG/IMS0YZKP/FY5EFEGIMS0YZKP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EFEG/IMS0YZKP/FY5EFEGIMS0YZKP.SMALL.jpg INHAOS YAKE This document gives an example of how to use LC-2000(PA)-P2P to finish Wireless Upload. The LC-2000-P2P serial module is working under per to per mode, a Pairs of LC-2000-P2P has contained two unis, one is MASTER and another one is SLAVE, it can remote upload sketch for Arduino UNO, with wireless tr...
By: INHAOS YAKE

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 8 Apr 2016 23:30:42 PDT
ESP8266 Wireless Toilet Usage Indicator (Smart Home) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-Wireless-Toilet-Usage-Indicator-Smart-Home/
ESP8266 Wireless Toilet Usage Indicator (Smart Home) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7L95/IMMBD9SM/F357L95IMMBD9SM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7L95/IMMBD9SM/F357L95IMMBD9SM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/7L95/IMMBD9SM/F357L95IMMBD9SM.SMALL.jpg Elecrow As a engineer, it’s lucky enough to work for a company that make up with a group of maker. Because we often encounter some problems in our life, our manger allow us to put our creativity into full play due to the opened atmosphere, we can build lots of funny applications to solve the problem.Recentl...
By: Elecrow

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 5 Apr 2016 01:49:55 PDT
Internet of Toots (IoT): A Social Whoopee Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Toots-IoT-a-Social-Whoopee-Cushion/
Internet of Toots (IoT): A Social Whoopee Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UF6E/IMP4Q88L/FHEUF6EIMP4Q88L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UF6E/IMP4Q88L/FHEUF6EIMP4Q88L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/UF6E/IMP4Q88L/FHEUF6EIMP4Q88L.SMALL.jpg Rocktakon Putting a rubber balloon on someone's chair? Pfffft. So last century.Firing off digital flatulence at will by tweeting at a small hidden device? Yes please!Perhaps you've heard about the IoT (Internet of Toots) and want in on the action? Well you're in luck, because I'm here to show you how to h...
By: Rocktakon

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:06:56 PDT
Bluetooth Game controller(Joystick) with Arduino and Jetpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Game-ControllerJoystick-With-Arduino-and/
Bluetooth Game controller(Joystick) with Arduino and Jetpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/4SHN/IMF3YDQ9/FBL4SHNIMF3YDQ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/4SHN/IMF3YDQ9/FBL4SHNIMF3YDQ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/4SHN/IMF3YDQ9/FBL4SHNIMF3YDQ9.SMALL.jpg GeorjaiwinM Hey, I want to show an easy way to build a basic game controller with joystick. The Jetpack transmits the data from joystick serially via Bluetooth. You can play any game on your PC with this, you just need to change the required key as shown in the read me file. We did this as part of our kickstart...
By: GeorjaiwinM

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 04:36:13 PDT
Remote Controlled IKEA Death-Star Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-IKEA-Death-Star-Lamp/
Remote Controlled IKEA Death-Star Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/HIOR/ILV8CL3P/FLGHIORILV8CL3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/HIOR/ILV8CL3P/FLGHIORILV8CL3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/HIOR/ILV8CL3P/FLGHIORILV8CL3P.SMALL.jpg AudriusA1 Being an engineer myself I could not resist adding remote control to this manually expandable lamp I saw at IKEA, no matter the cost. In this project I've replaced the pull string with M3 threaded rod and DC motor, added a micro-controller to drive it and after a bit of soldering, cutting, drilling....
By: AudriusA1

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 20 Mar 2016 18:46:33 PDT
Arduino Xbox RC Car Hack (Maisto Rock Crawler) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Xbox-RC-Car-Hack-Maisto-Rock-Crawler/
Arduino Xbox RC Car Hack (Maisto Rock Crawler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TK8Y/ILCHLU6X/FP2TK8YILCHLU6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TK8Y/ILCHLU6X/FP2TK8YILCHLU6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP2/TK8Y/ILCHLU6X/FP2TK8YILCHLU6X.SMALL.jpg WileTheCoyote In this project we are going to hack an RC Car (Maisto Rock Crawler) and replace it's stock circuit board with an Arduino Uno R3, Motor Shield, and XBee module. We will use another Arduino to collect and interpret data from an Xbox 360 controller; this Arduino will also have an XBee module, which wi...
By: WileTheCoyote

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Mar 2016 12:07:46 PST
Arduino RC Gamepad http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RC-Gamepad/
Arduino RC Gamepad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/QLWJ/ILCN3MBK/FFWQLWJILCN3MBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/QLWJ/ILCN3MBK/FFWQLWJILCN3MBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/QLWJ/ILCN3MBK/FFWQLWJILCN3MBK.SMALL.jpg TeamJaeger I set out one day to figure out a way to utilize some relatively cheap electronics to make a homemade RC transmitter and Receiver using an arduino on both ends. The advantage of this setup vs a standard RC transmitter & receiver is that you can connect sensors to gain some level of semi-autonomous c...
By: TeamJaeger

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 3 Mar 2016 11:23:16 PST
Brookstone rover massive upgrade! http://www.instructables.com/id/Brookstone-Rover-Massive-Upgrade/
Brookstone rover massive upgrade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/G8CN/IL5J71B8/FQ4G8CNIL5J71B8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/G8CN/IL5J71B8/FQ4G8CNIL5J71B8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/G8CN/IL5J71B8/FQ4G8CNIL5J71B8.SMALL.jpg Di3gocarrara The brookstone rover is a awesome toy rover easy to use, but the range is not as good at all...So, I dicided to do a massive range upgrade with it! I used a L298N H-Bridge for motor control, a Arduino UNO for controling the H-bridge and read the receiver values, a Turnigy 3XS radio system, a Sky-zon...
By: Di3gocarrara

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 03:55:51 PST
Bluetooth Controlled fan regulator with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Fan-Regulator/
Bluetooth Controlled fan regulator with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/V3O8/IKWV853V/FF8V3O8IKWV853V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/V3O8/IKWV853V/FF8V3O8IKWV853V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/V3O8/IKWV853V/FF8V3O8IKWV853V.SMALL.jpg Gautam1807 Hello friends,In this instructable, i have shown how to make a diy system to control fan regulator the help of Arduino servo motor & a Bluetooth module.We can switch on & off a fan easily with a relay but controlling speed is a difficult part but with a servomotor it is easy to control its speed, & ...
By: Gautam1807

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 11:06:08 PST
Adding HML650 retractable landing gear to HK X650F quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-HML650-Retractable-Landing-Gear-to-HK-X650F/
Adding HML650 retractable landing gear to HK X650F quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/WDW6/IKJ8BOVM/FU7WDW6IKJ8BOVM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/WDW6/IKJ8BOVM/FU7WDW6IKJ8BOVM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/WDW6/IKJ8BOVM/FU7WDW6IKJ8BOVM.SMALL.jpg rdvorsk√Ĺ I have always planned to improve my quadcopter based on Hobbyking frame HK X650F. My previous instructable describes the whole process of building this drone and can be found here: Build a HK X650F quadcopter for GoPro style video and photographyI have thought about adding an FPV system, prolonging ...
By: rdvorský

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 07:13:19 PST
Dual Frequency RC Outlet Webserver http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Frequency-RC-Outlet-Webserver/
Dual Frequency RC Outlet Webserver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/MO54/IJBTXOP0/F7BMO54IJBTXOP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/MO54/IJBTXOP0/F7BMO54IJBTXOP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/MO54/IJBTXOP0/F7BMO54IJBTXOP0.SMALL.jpg bmears This project is an ESP8266-based "home automation" server that can control multiple RF-controlled electrical outlets on 315MHz and 434MHz. Using two receivers and two transmitters (one pair for each frequency), it can control most commonly available remote controlled outlets. There are a ton of res...
By: bmears

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 18:13:42 PST
Smart Power Strip based on Beaglebone Black and OpenHAB http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Power-Strip-Based-on-Beaglebone-Black-and-Op/
Smart Power Strip based on Beaglebone Black and OpenHAB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AK5A/IJ8WYLGT/FQ9AK5AIJ8WYLGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AK5A/IJ8WYLGT/FQ9AK5AIJ8WYLGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AK5A/IJ8WYLGT/FQ9AK5AIJ8WYLGT.SMALL.jpg charleyhuman !!!!! Playing with mains (110/220V) is dangerous, please be VERY VERY careful !!!!!There are some existing smart power strip designs based on "Raspberry Pi" and two Arduinos, which is shown in the picture "Old design".This new design differs from these old ones in two ways:Since Raspberry Pi can con...
By: charleyhuman

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 07:37:02 PST
Make a RC Car You Can Control With Any Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-RC-Car-You-Can-Control-With-Any-Remote/
Make a RC Car You Can Control With Any Remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/Y64X/IIT755Z9/FZCY64XIIT755Z9.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts In this instructables, I'm going to show you how you can make an easy car you can make yourself.The best thing about this car is that, with slight modification, you can control it with almost any remote control you can imagineFor example, you can control it using:An App (Which I will show you soon ;...
By: Laurens-Wuyts

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 09:29:51 PST
RC Thrust Dyno http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Thrust-Dyno/
RC Thrust Dyno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/E7AA/IIEYYISM/FL1E7AAIIEYYISM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/E7AA/IIEYYISM/FL1E7AAIIEYYISM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/E7AA/IIEYYISM/FL1E7AAIIEYYISM.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I've been playing with RC toys for a very long time now. I recently started with electric airplanes. With nitro powered planes it was easy to tell when they are tuned well. You can hear it.These little ducted fans really don't lend themselves to tuning by ear...I decided to make a simple Dyno. The...
By: rjkorn

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 15 Dec 2015 10:38:09 PST
Vacuum Cleaning RC robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Cleanin-RC-Robot/
Vacuum Cleaning RC robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JNUQ/II4WQSAS/FWQJNUQII4WQSAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JNUQ/II4WQSAS/FWQJNUQII4WQSAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/JNUQ/II4WQSAS/FWQJNUQII4WQSAS.SMALL.jpg iVolunteerMN Hello everyone! In this instructable, I'm showing you how to DIY a Vacuum Cleaner RC Robot Intro Not only a Remote Controlled Vacuum Cleaner, it also includes 3D CAD, Programming, Algorithms, Mechanics, PCB CAD and Schematics. You can definitely edit or alter and make it better. All files are her...
By: iVolunteerMN

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 14 Dec 2015 05:45:10 PST
How to Control My IoT Device by Android Phone or IPhone Through Cloud Server Like Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Control-My-IoT-Device-by-Android-Phone-or-I/
How to Control My IoT Device by Android Phone or IPhone Through Cloud Server Like Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/9SIY/II0OE0BB/FQG9SIYII0OE0BB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/9SIY/II0OE0BB/FQG9SIYII0OE0BB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/9SIY/II0OE0BB/FQG9SIYII0OE0BB.SMALL.jpg bingdo72 I know WIZ550web solution for monitoring. Recently WIZ550web module was announced by WIZnet. So I implemented a firmware by WIZ550web SW modification because I can handle a source code easily.You can manage the status of equipment even if it is so far. Please refer to the following step. Prepare m...
By: bingdo72

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 16:36:19 PST
Multifunction Box Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunction-Box-Automation/
Multifunction Box Automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/Y771/IJG015UD/FV5Y771IJG015UD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/Y771/IJG015UD/FV5Y771IJG015UD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/Y771/IJG015UD/FV5Y771IJG015UD.SMALL.jpg faziefazie I like to work on smaller project with electronics, and I always want to have my own workshop, but my parents won’t give up the storage room in the attic to be my workshop. So most of my work happens in my bedroom, and usually I worked on my electronics project on the floor. I also didn’t have a pro...
By: faziefazie

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 05:27:54 PST
Parrot AR Drone mirumod - RC transmitter mod howto guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Parrot-AR-Drone-mirumod-RC-transmitter-mod-howto-g/
Parrot AR Drone mirumod - RC transmitter mod howto guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/SU74/IHNB3AFU/F61SU74IHNB3AFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/SU74/IHNB3AFU/F61SU74IHNB3AFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/SU74/IHNB3AFU/F61SU74IHNB3AFU.SMALL.jpg f1racer In this video I show how to solder and install the mirumod on my Parrot AR.Drone (specifically version 1.0). I don't have the 2.0's so can't get into too much details about it so please check the latest documentation regarding the newer versions of the AR.Drone 2.0's. Even though I'm demonstratin...
By: f1racer

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 1 Dec 2015 06:55:59 PST
Arduino Infrared Stereo Volume Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Infrared-Stereo-Volume-Control/
Arduino Infrared Stereo Volume Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/F328/IFDSXDA2/FC0F328IFDSXDA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/F328/IFDSXDA2/FC0F328IFDSXDA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/F328/IFDSXDA2/FC0F328IFDSXDA2.SMALL.jpg Volthaus Electronics Laboratory In an earlier Instructable you'll see I put together a TDA2030 stereo amplifier. Well I decided I wanted to be able to control the volume by infrared remote. I mounted the amp into an empty desk top computer power supply case. I used an Arduino Pro-Mini I purchased a cheap remote receiver kit and ...
By: Volthaus Electronics Laboratory

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 5 Oct 2015 19:50:53 PDT
Mad Max's Peacemaker-like tracked vehicle http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-Maxs-Peacemaker-like-tracked-vehicle/
Mad Max's Peacemaker-like tracked vehicle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BXAC/IF2DDKI1/F4KBXACIF2DDKI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BXAC/IF2DDKI1/F4KBXACIF2DDKI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4K/BXAC/IF2DDKI1/F4KBXACIF2DDKI1.SMALL.jpg Mech-Dickel Movies can be a great source of inspiration for our projects.As a post-apocalyptic movies fan, I've waited anxiously for Mad Max: Fury Road. The movie is simply awesome!I was intrigued by so many mad things and thought how I could use some ideas on some project.I really enjoy tracked vehicles, then ...
By: Mech-Dickel

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 27 Sep 2015 12:52:52 PDT
Control Your RC Plane With Your Phone's Acclerometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-RC-Plane-With-Your-Phones-Accleromete/
Control Your RC Plane With Your Phone's Acclerometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/FTL2/IEAB3KJ4/FGHFTL2IEAB3KJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/FTL2/IEAB3KJ4/FGHFTL2IEAB3KJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/FTL2/IEAB3KJ4/FGHFTL2IEAB3KJ4.SMALL.jpg HavocRC Have you ever wanted to control your RC airplane by means of tilting an object? I've always had the idea in the back of my head but I've never pursued it until this past week. My initial thoughts were to use a triple axis accelerometer but then I had a idea. . . Most of you have smart phones right? ...
By: HavocRC

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 7 Sep 2015 17:53:57 PDT
Remote Trigger with CHDK for Canon A2300 and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Trigger-with-CHDK-for-Canon-A2300-and-Ardui/
Remote Trigger with CHDK for Canon A2300 and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UT73/ID1HXLM9/F2MUT73ID1HXLM9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UT73/ID1HXLM9/F2MUT73ID1HXLM9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UT73/ID1HXLM9/F2MUT73ID1HXLM9.SMALL.jpg JoseBarreiros This instructable will show how to trigger a Canon A2300 with Arduino by USB pulse.For enabling the remote trigger option you need to change the firmware of the camera with CHDK which is a temporary firmware saved in the SD Card for Canon cameras that enhace their capabilities.Links:CHDK: http://ch...
By: JoseBarreiros

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 7 Aug 2015 19:32:47 PDT
DIY RC/Arduino Ride-on jeep low cost conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RCArduino-Ride-on-jeep-low-cost-conversion/
DIY RC/Arduino Ride-on jeep low cost conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/GME3/ICRXS7BC/FTAGME3ICRXS7BC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/GME3/ICRXS7BC/FTAGME3ICRXS7BC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/GME3/ICRXS7BC/FTAGME3ICRXS7BC.SMALL.jpg fmqz Here is my quick youtube video for this project.In my prior Instructable, I built an RC tank ( see it here ) using the guts of an RC toy car and an Arduino to handle the control signals for a Tamiya tracked chassis. Then, I thought about going one step higher: RC a ride-on electric car. One of my ma...
By: fmqz

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:58:37 PDT
Dropping eggs from drones for fun and science http://www.instructables.com/id/Dropping-eggs-from-drones-for-fun-and-science/
Dropping eggs from drones for fun and science - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/LLG8/ICRXHK3Q/FD8LLG8ICRXHK3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/LLG8/ICRXHK3Q/FD8LLG8ICRXHK3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/LLG8/ICRXHK3Q/FD8LLG8ICRXHK3Q.SMALL.jpg dkoss Background: Every year Fort Worth Academy (FWA) participates in an Egg Drop project for the 5th grade class. The 5th graders attempt to build a shoe box filled with materials or contraptions to protect a raw egg and the entire box is dropped from a height. It's a traditional science experiment. The...
By: dkoss

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:14:41 PDT
433 MHz Coil loaded antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/433-MHz-Coil-loaded-antenna/
433 MHz Coil loaded antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/O5ZT/ICMHIPBH/FJXO5ZTICMHIPBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/O5ZT/ICMHIPBH/FJXO5ZTICMHIPBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/O5ZT/ICMHIPBH/FJXO5ZTICMHIPBH.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke In my 433 MHz projects I have been using a cheap (0.70 cnts) pair of Tx/Rx modules. I have mostly used the transmitter and that is actually pretty good: if used to trigger comercially available remote switches, it reaches very far with just a simple 1/4 lambda antenna.The receiver however is a bit...
By: diy_bloke

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 26 Jul 2015 05:48:44 PDT
Modify a pneumatic valve for more Loose Operation http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-pneumatic-valve-for-more-Loose-Operation/
Modify a pneumatic valve for more Loose Operation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/H80J/IC6IMQ1I/FFJH80JIC6IMQ1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/H80J/IC6IMQ1I/FFJH80JIC6IMQ1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/H80J/IC6IMQ1I/FFJH80JIC6IMQ1I.SMALL.jpg landimatteo I was considering to operate pneumatic actuators using Arduino, but usually electrovalves need 12Vdc or even 24Vdc (or some other 110Vac / 220Vdc) and I did not like the idea of being forced to use 2 relay for every electrovalve and the need of a 12/24 Vdc power source.Then I had the idea of using a...
By: landimatteo

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:35:09 PDT
Power to Parents - Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-to-Parents-Intel-Edison/
Power to Parents - Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/ADFU/IBTF7EXF/F21ADFUIBTF7EXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/ADFU/IBTF7EXF/F21ADFUIBTF7EXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/ADFU/IBTF7EXF/F21ADFUIBTF7EXF.SMALL.jpg celsopalmeiraneto PowerToParents - InteL Roadshow NYC 2015The control of everyday devices on parents’ hands.On modern days often kids are alone at home. How do parents can enforce, for example, the right amount of time on TV for their kids? PowerToParents gives to parents the ability of describing how long their kids...
By: celsopalmeiraneto

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:52:29 PDT
Wifi Remote Control using ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Remote-Control-using-ESP8266/
Wifi Remote Control using ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/AK4K/IBL69PLR/FJJAK4KIBL69PLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/AK4K/IBL69PLR/FJJAK4KIBL69PLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/AK4K/IBL69PLR/FJJAK4KIBL69PLR.SMALL.jpg NCKiwi We show you how to use an ESP8266 to make a wired nunchuk into a Wifi nunchuk that can then control any device with WiFi access.The ESP8266 is a very nice microcontroller with WiFi built in. It can be purchased at low cost in small quantities on small breakout boards and has a large community of en...
By: NCKiwi

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 1 Jul 2015 20:48:16 PDT
WIZnet W5500-EVB and Blynk App communication http://www.instructables.com/id/WIZnet-W5500-EVB-and-Blynk-App-communication/
WIZnet W5500-EVB and Blynk App communication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/IOFZ/IACEARP3/FKIIOFZIACEARP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/IOFZ/IACEARP3/FKIIOFZIACEARP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/IOFZ/IACEARP3/FKIIOFZIACEARP3.SMALL.jpg Eric.Hyungki.Jung Hello! Everyone.Because app's are being used almost everywhere, I decided to make my own tutorial on how to control my board using App. Some time ago, I found a very interesting app platform, 'Blynk'. But Blynk platform supports only specified devices(like arduino series), so I've porting Blynk libr...
By: Eric.Hyungki.Jung

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 31 May 2015 18:43:35 PDT
DIY Receiver Controlled Switch (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Receiver-Controlled-Switch-Cheap-and-Easy/
DIY Receiver Controlled Switch (Cheap and Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/SGCF/IA2K4KV9/FZHSGCFIA2K4KV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/SGCF/IA2K4KV9/FZHSGCFIA2K4KV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/SGCF/IA2K4KV9/FZHSGCFIA2K4KV9.SMALL.jpg HavocRC I ran into a small problem one day while I was building my first quadcopter! I wanted to have lights on it but I didn't want them to always be on, like while I was flying during the day. Now of course there is always the option of buying one, but I didn't want to wait for one to come snailmail! So I...
By: HavocRC

Continue Reading »]]>
Sun, 24 May 2015 13:31:08 PDT
RC Simulator Using Tx, Arduino & PC http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Simulator-Using-Tx-Arduino-PC/
RC Simulator Using Tx, Arduino & PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/WGBE/I9V6S6C1/FPNWGBEI9V6S6C1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/WGBE/I9V6S6C1/FPNWGBEI9V6S6C1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/WGBE/I9V6S6C1/FPNWGBEI9V6S6C1.SMALL.jpg aharshac New to RC aircraft but want to learn controls without the crashes and tears?Then you are reading the right Instructable :DApplicable only if your transmitter comes with a DSC Port (3.5mm stereo jack female) :PCreditsThis Instructable would not be possible without the hard work of Richard Prinz.His o...
By: aharshac

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 19 May 2015 22:57:42 PDT
Android jammer control http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-jammer-control/
Android jammer control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/D0VH/I9WM1R5H/FYSD0VHI9WM1R5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/D0VH/I9WM1R5H/FYSD0VHI9WM1R5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/D0VH/I9WM1R5H/FYSD0VHI9WM1R5H.SMALL.jpg fprocyon IntroductionI am a lazzy person, i need one remote control for the jammer and i have one HC06 lying around and my android phone, in this project I will demonstrate the use of an android phone as an remote control for my 433 Mhz jammer arduino using only 3 element´s, KISS theoryList of materials:-Ard...
By: fprocyon

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 18 May 2015 08:25:35 PDT
Remote Controlled LED using HC-05 Bluetooth, Arduino and Mobile Phone App http://www.instructables.com/id/Remotely-Control-LED-using-HC-05-Bluetooth-Arduino/
Remote Controlled LED using HC-05 Bluetooth, Arduino and Mobile Phone App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/5B5W/I8SLRSUD/FOD5B5WI8SLRSUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/5B5W/I8SLRSUD/FOD5B5WI8SLRSUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/5B5W/I8SLRSUD/FOD5B5WI8SLRSUD.SMALL.jpg hammadtq Technology is progressing at break-neck speed, everyone of us has smart phones now-a-days, there are cool apps which let us stay in contact with our friends and family, get latest weather information or stay-updated with latest news but what's next? All of these are old-school techs by now, what is ...
By: hammadtq

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:30:17 PDT
Electronics intermediatary. (unfinished) http://www.instructables.com/id/your-first-homebrew-RC-helicopter/
Electronics intermediatary. (unfinished) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DOYN/I8FQYL25/F3LDOYNI8FQYL25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DOYN/I8FQYL25/F3LDOYNI8FQYL25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DOYN/I8FQYL25/F3LDOYNI8FQYL25.SMALL.jpg bjohnson45 This inscrutable will teach you about many new concepts by building a drone, I will try to make this as reference-handy as possible, so you can come back to this later pre-construction TABLE OF CONTENTS:1. Pre-construction 2. Size Matters3. Motors and esc4. Gyroscopesthis section is just going to...
By: bjohnson45

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:58:46 PDT
Remote-controlled Arduino Mood Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-Arduino-Mood-Lighting/
Remote-controlled Arduino Mood Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/EDGG/I7ELC9A9/FJ0EDGGI7ELC9A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/EDGG/I7ELC9A9/FJ0EDGGI7ELC9A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/EDGG/I7ELC9A9/FJ0EDGGI7ELC9A9.SMALL.jpg permie Combine a close-out LED light strip with a tiny Arduino Pro Mini board, add remote control and you have a cheap, versatile mood lighting setup!My bedroom light is on the ceiling. It's nice and bright, which is good when it's time to clean or put clothes away, but when it's time for bed, it's a bit h...
By: permie

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:00:33 PDT
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Arduino-Bluetooth-Panzer/
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SMALL.jpg chienline Remote Control cars are fun to drive around the room or wandering the house. What could be more fun of it? When you have the visibility as if you are riding in it. A wireless IP camera is the answer. Or let's say you have CCTV cameras around the house or office but there are some blind spots, then t...
By: chienline

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 05:03:06 PDT
Transforming Nitro RC Car into Electric http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-Nitro-RC-Car-into-Electric/
Transforming Nitro RC Car into Electric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/S28Q/I6C2N98N/F36S28QI6C2N98N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/S28Q/I6C2N98N/F36S28QI6C2N98N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/S28Q/I6C2N98N/F36S28QI6C2N98N.SMALL.jpg riderman212 This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications. www.etsit.uma.esThe proyect is based on a RC racing nitro chassis a little old to use it with an electric motor. Tools, equipment and material We ...
By: riderman212

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:25:49 PST
Remote controlled relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-controlled-relay/
Remote controlled relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F27/CZ3H/I5S2E8SH/F27CZ3HI5S2E8SH.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I am going to show you how to make an cheap remote controlled relay with an transmitter and receiver. This wireless relay can be used on anything and you can prank your friends by connecting it to an lamp and scare them ;) Parts and tools Here are the parts I used for this projec...
By: ibenkos

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 5 Feb 2015 11:10:12 PST
LightControl Client http://www.instructables.com/id/LightControl-Client/
LightControl Client - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/N6JD/I5I0EHBO/F8UN6JDI5I0EHBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/N6JD/I5I0EHBO/F8UN6JDI5I0EHBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/N6JD/I5I0EHBO/F8UN6JDI5I0EHBO.SMALL.jpg Andersv209 When i updated my desktop this month i wanted to have buttons that could communicate with my LightControl(see my page) and i wanted to get the time for my arduino clock (see my page) from the internet also. i dont have alot of pictures of the build process, but i have of the final process, but the a...
By: Andersv209

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:41:14 PST
LightControl http://www.instructables.com/id/LightControl/
LightControl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8M00/I5AMYTXP/FVX8M00I5AMYTXP.SMALL.jpg Andersv209 The project started with that i had 2 remotes to control 6 outlets in my apartment. But i wanted to get rid of the remotes and control the light with my iPhone and in my web-browser on my computer. I figured i could use an Arduino with Ethernet shield to do that. I already had an Arduino uno so i bo...
By: Andersv209

Continue Reading »]]>
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 07:45:23 PST
Make you own custom remote control for your project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-you-own-custom-remote-controle-for-your-proje/
Make you own custom remote control for your project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SMALL.jpg Vitim I did a project that used an arduino and a IR remove library to control a couple things.So in this instructable I show how you can repurpose a remote control to your on purpose.And you don't need anything fancy to make a good looking remote control. And it will look almost like it was built factory ...
By: Vitim

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:19 PST
Buildup QuadCopter & Controlled by Microduino-Joypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Buildup-QuadCopter-Controlled-by-Microduino-Joypad/
Buildup QuadCopter & Controlled by Microduino-Joypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/W4PB/I3A1N96X/FLKW4PBI3A1N96X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/W4PB/I3A1N96X/FLKW4PBI3A1N96X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/W4PB/I3A1N96X/FLKW4PBI3A1N96X.SMALL.jpg makermodule Purpose: To control quadcopter via Microduino Joypad.Difficulty: HighTime-consuming: Six hoursMaker: Microduino Studio-PKJQuadcopter, also called a quadrotor helicopter, is similar to a helicopter, which can fly or be suspended in the air. Like a traditional helicopter, it adopts a main rotor to gen...
By: makermodule

Continue Reading »]]>
Wed, 3 Dec 2014 08:54:51 PST
Cheap Arduino Controlled Light Sockets - Reverse Engineering RF http://www.instructables.com/id/5-RF-Controlled-Light-Sockets/
Cheap Arduino Controlled Light Sockets - Reverse Engineering RF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/NKP4/I2RGWVVI/FV8NKP4I2RGWVVI.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO Smart lightbulbs cost your firstborn child. Which is a shame, because smart lights unlock tremendous potential for home automation, energy savings, and all sorts of cool projects.If only there was a way to control your lights without breaking the bank...And now there is! For $19 on Amazon, you can g...
By: FabricateIO

Continue Reading »]]>
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:42:11 PST
Joystick Module Tester DIY selfmade electronics easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Joystick-Module-Tester-DIY-selfmade-electronics-ea/
Joystick Module Tester DIY selfmade electronics easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/S2VJ/I1QY1LT6/FHSS2VJI1QY1LT6.SMALL.jpg bastelking Here is shown, how to test your joystick module easy on its ablity to fuction. What you need:Power Source (USB TTL Module 5V OUT)Jumper Wire BreadboardJoystick Module3 X LED in various coloursPlug all together like shown in schematics and test it.
By: bastelking

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 01:34:20 PDT
DIY Home Automation for Beginners. Absolutely No coding or soldering required. Android/Arduino for switching things on and off http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Automation-for-Beginners-Absolutely-No-co/
DIY Home Automation for Beginners. Absolutely No coding or soldering required. Android/Arduino for switching things on and off - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/7YJ8/I05EXJCI/FHP7YJ8I05EXJCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/7YJ8/I05EXJCI/FHP7YJ8I05EXJCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHP/7YJ8/I05EXJCI/FHP7YJ8I05EXJCI.SMALL.jpg drmpf This instructiable is aimed at the absolute beginner. If you can handle a sharp knife without cutting your fingers off you can make and customize this home automation controller. These instructions are also on-line at www.pfod.com.au under Android / Arduino for BeginnersSafety Warning – This tutoria...
By: drmpf

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:45:37 PDT
Infrared Smart Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Smart-Outlet/
Infrared Smart Outlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/2FTD/HZ9O5Y8X/FSO2FTDHZ9O5Y8X.SMALL.jpg bergerab The latest buzz in the tech world has been about "smart" home technology. These technologies are futuristic, and make day-to-day tasks simpler, but for most of us the price for such luxuries isn't realistic. There aren't many cheap alternatives for the consumer; however, for the maker and DIYers th...
By: bergerab

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:06:46 PDT
Camera Surveillance Controller System http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Surveillance-Controller-System-1/
Camera Surveillance Controller System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SMALL.jpg faziefazie In this Instructables I will show you how to turn your static IP Camera into moving IP Camera, you can control the movement of the camera and live video streaming at once from your Android. Actually this project was my final year project for college, this project was seriously complicated in a wh...
By: faziefazie

Continue Reading »]]>
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:55:19 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Hovercraft/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/XS9Y/HY9Y0X30/FFMXS9YHY9Y0X30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/XS9Y/HY9Y0X30/FFMXS9YHY9Y0X30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/XS9Y/HY9Y0X30/FFMXS9YHY9Y0X30.SMALL.jpg Team Unknown in JI We are team “Unknown” from the University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute. During the last month, we built a hovercraft for racing.This manual is an instruction on how to build this hovercraft. If you are interested in building one hovercraft for racing or just for entert...
By: Team Unknown in JI

Continue Reading »]]>
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:20:08 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×...
By: miracle_cn

Continue Reading »]]>
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:17:49 PDT