Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - remote-control - ir - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 5 Sep 2015 03:42:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Turn any IR remote control to a wireless control ON/OFF switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-IR-remote-control-to-a-wireless-control-O/
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 19:14:10 PDT
See Infrared LED Light with an iPhone 4... http://www.instructables.com/id/See-Infrared-LED-Light-with-an-iPhone-4/
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:23:58 PDT
Read/emulate remotes with Arduino and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Useemulate-remotes-with-Arduino-and-Raspber/
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By: Antzy Carmasaic

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:32:19 PDT
IR Periscope http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Periscope/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 22:38:18 PDT
Make you own custom remote control for your project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-you-own-custom-remote-controle-for-your-proje/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:19 PST
Infrared Smart Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Smart-Outlet/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:06:46 PDT
BIRRD. A Laser Tag Cheating Device. http://www.instructables.com/id/BIRRD-A-Laser-Tag-Cheating-Device/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 15:58:16 PDT
Reverse Engineering: RGB LED Bulb with IR remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Reverse-Engineering-RGB-LED-Bulb-with-IR-remote/
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By: chr

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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 10:51:00 PDT
IR battle conversion for RC Tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-battle-conversion-for-RC-Tanks/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:35:44 PST
TV Remote Controlled Car http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Remote-Controlled-Car/
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By: kschroeter

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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 13:30:43 PST
Nunchuk-controlled Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Nunchuk-controlled-Helicopter/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:43:05 PDT
Control Your TV with Your Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-TV-with-Your-Phone/
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Tue, 7 Sep 2010 08:58:58 PDT
Wii Remote IR Camera Hack with Arduino Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-Remote-IR-Camera-Hack/
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By: Eric Jacob

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Wed, 2 Sep 2009 15:46:51 PDT