Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:40:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Live data to excel from an Arduino Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-data-to-excel-from-an-Arduino-Light-Sensor/
Live data to excel from an Arduino Light Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I started this little project the other day when I saw that Instructables had posted a competition for the use of Sensors, however its turning out to be a bit more interesting. My original idea was to take a very simple project (examples in one form or another are available all over the web) add a...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:11:12 PDT
Arduino/Raspberry Pi Arcade! http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoRaspberry-Pi-Arcade/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:22:30 PDT
Arduino Blink http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Blink-1/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:50:26 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-PWM-generator-and-Servo-tester/
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a PWM generator with a Attiny processor. It is very easy to build and a nice project for starters as also for professionals. You will need some electronic knowledge and some knowledge about Arduino. It wont be to hard, because i already wrote a ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:51:47 PDT
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Triptych-A-Portable-Arduino-Workshop/
The Triptych - A Portable Arduino Workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/V0TC/HTZUML19/FJQV0TCHTZUML19.SMALL.jpg NEIN trip·tych [trip-tik] noun Fine Arts. a set of three panels or compartments side by side, bearing pictures, carvings, or the like. a hinged, three-leaved tablet, written on, in ancient times, with a stylus. In this project, we'll be building the Triptych, a portable Arduino works...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:39:44 PDT
Wearable Message Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Message-Board/
Wearable Message Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SMALL.jpg mroy15 I had several 8x8 LED matrices with a MAX7219 driver board lying around for a clock/message board project i'm working on.  I'm heading to RobotFest in MD this weekend with my kid and thought it'd be fun to make a wearable message board to clip on my backpack since I had the parts lying around.   ...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:00:20 PDT
IR Sensor Button http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Sensor-Button/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:30:06 PDT
Arduino Internet Time Client http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Internet-Time-Client/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:09:58 PDT
Smoke 'Detector' http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoke-Detector/
Smoke 'Detector' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/OZUO/HTX5KAWT/F3TOZUOHTX5KAWT.SMALL.jpg daryllukas This instructable explains how to make a simple smoke detector using and Arduino and a Carbon Monoxide Sensor. The sensor is one of the MQ series gas sensors. Check out the demo here. Featuring a solar charger kit from Voltaic Systems. The Parts and Tools This is a fairly simple project. You w...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:08:30 PDT
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lo-Fi-Telescope-pointer/
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/RNL1/HTVICYQ8/FO1RNL1HTVICYQ8.SMALL.jpg Tondelliush Recently I got interested in astrophotography, so I decided it was time to buy an entry level telescope to use my Canon EOS 600D. This instructable is about an Arduino-controlled DC motor for the telescope equatorial mount with a VB.NET interface including a NCP (North Celestial Pole) finder grid....
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:22:21 PDT
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Oscilloscope-Using-the-SainSmart-Mega2560-/
Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/0H0V/HTVDY4H4/FS80H0VHTVDY4H4.SMALL.jpg johnag This instructable will show you how to build a portable Touch Screen Oscilloscope for less than 40 U$! The oscilloscope is one of the most powerful  electronic instruments that is available to electronics hobbyist, experimenters, and engineers. It is mainly used  to measue time-varying signals. Any...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:11:59 PDT
Controlling AC light using Arduino with relay module http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-AC-light-using-Arduino-with-relay-modu/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:02:19 PDT
Quick and dirty encoder http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-dirty-encoder/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:10:22 PDT
Make a Desktop Tamagotchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Desktop-Tamagotchi/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 02:01:07 PDT
Arduino as a Proximity Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Donut-Protection-Device-Advanced-Arduino-Technique/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:24:03 PDT
Smartphone controlled Arduino tank using Annikken Andee http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-Arduino-tank-using-Annikken-/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 23:06:34 PDT
Periodic Table Glowing Radioactive Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Periodic-Table-Glowing-Radioactive-Eggs/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:17:00 PDT
Speaking clock with AVR http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaking-clock-with-AVR/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:53:33 PDT
Wireless Robo-car using 360° servo motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Robocar-using-360-servo-motor/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 08:02:05 PDT
Arduino Hexapod Avoider Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Hexapod-Avoider-Robot/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 02:23:00 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-PWM/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/R6DY/HTS5BNMP/FHER6DYHTS5BNMP.SMALL.jpg deba168 In my previous instructables I described the details of energy monitoring of a off grid solar system.I have also won the 123D circuits competition for that.You can see this ARDUINO ENERGY METER. Please vote for me..... In solar power system, charge controller is the heart of the system which w...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 01:49:18 PDT
ROBOTIC ARM Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/ROBOTIC-ARM-Arduino-Controlled/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:47:53 PDT
Programmable Indy Rock Pins http://www.instructables.com/id/Programmable-Indy-Rock-Pins/
Programmable Indy Rock Pins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/3PZ4/HTRQIOTY/F2Q3PZ4HTRQIOTY.SMALL.jpg ldevendorf Remember when punk rockers and indy kids would attach pins from their favorite bands all over their hoodies, backpacks and what not? This wearables project looked to take those buttons to the next level, allowing each pin to serve as a digital input button. Here's what you'll need to complete...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:19:32 PDT
HIGHFIV3D: Desktop Reassurance Device http://www.instructables.com/id/HIGHFIV3D-Desktop-Reassurance-Device/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:56:03 PDT
Arduino - Driver set-up http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Driver-set-up/
Arduino - Driver set-up - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/2SKM/HTQN6VGL/FPK2SKMHTQN6VGL.SMALL.jpg nOne_ERR Hi. If you bough an new Arduino but you receive "Unknown USB device(Device Descriptor Request Failed)" then this tutorial is for you. And also sorry for slovak language in images.So let's start! Open device manager In Windows 8 or 8.1 press "Start logo + X" and select Device manager (Správca zari...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 09:47:13 PDT
INFRA-NINJA control your pc with a apple remote http://www.instructables.com/id/INFRA-NINJA-control-your-pc-with-a-apple-remote/
INFRA-NINJA control your pc with a apple remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/ULGE/HTOUJI73/F3GULGEHTOUJI73.SMALL.jpg kyle brinkerhoff basically this whole project spawned from the fact that I hate getting out of bed to turn off my computer whilst I be watchin netflix  (see what I did , pirate talk?) anyways lets begin.... NOTE: project is also on github here manufacture pcb so basically to make the pcb you'll need to be famil...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 20:18:33 PDT
Build a Controllable Coffee Roaster from an Air Popcorn Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Controllable-Coffee-Roaster-from-an-Air-Po/
Build a Controllable Coffee Roaster from an Air Popcorn Popper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/JI51/HS18BOEF/FJHJI51HS18BOEF.SMALL.jpg Brennn10 I have a passion for coffee.  I also have a passion for electrical engineering.  Why not combine them? This Instructable describes how I transformed a hot air popcorn popper into a completely controllable coffee roaster!  Follow these instructions to re-purpose and hack your West Bend Poppery Popco...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 18:15:30 PDT
4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/4x4x4-RGB-LED-Cube-1/
4x4x4 RGB LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/KVD6/HTPUO61I/FAWKVD6HTPUO61I.SMALL.jpg rojm A long while ago I found an article on making an 8x8x8 RGB LED cube by Kevin Darrah. This completely inspired me but knowing my wife would kill me if I took over the house with breadboards I decided to scale it down to a 4x4x4 RGB cube. I made the cube following his method and although it wasn...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:10:25 PDT
Arduberry LED Blink http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduberry-LED-Blink/
Arduberry LED Blink - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1Z4D/HTOUECI7/FJA1Z4DHTOUECI7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1Z4D/HTOUECI7/FJA1Z4DHTOUECI7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/1Z4D/HTOUECI7/FJA1Z4DHTOUECI7.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries The Arduberry is a simple and inexpensive way to bring Arduino shields to the Raspberry Pi. The device is a shield that slides over the Raspberry Pi and allows you to stack and use Arduino shields. The Arduberry requires no physical configuration to work with most shields. You can write Arduino sk...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 03:05:32 PDT
Call my Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Call-my-Arduino/
Call my Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Z08W/HTNO7BH7/FWNZ08WHTNO7BH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Z08W/HTNO7BH7/FWNZ08WHTNO7BH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Z08W/HTNO7BH7/FWNZ08WHTNO7BH7.SMALL.jpg tamberg How to enable phone calls to your Arduino, using Twilio and Yaler.net Twilio is a Web service that turns everything into a phone. It's a REST API for telephony, hosted in the cloud. In this case, Twilio asks the Arduino for a new voice.xml file whenever someone calls the Arduino's predefined phone ...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:52:34 PDT
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Click-onoff-from-your-Android-mobile-using-/
Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp. Arduino for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/HRDL/HTOUD6ES/FY8HRDLHTOUD6ES.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows how you can switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile with just one click on the pfodApp icon. Add a relay driven by this output to switch the real hardware. No Android coding is required. Simple text strings in the Arduino code control everyt...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 01:31:41 PDT
Sugarcube MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugarcube-MIDI-Controller/
Sugarcube MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/XSJX/HTOUE5D5/FCLXSJXHTOUE5D5.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei This project is a portable, Arduino-powered, grid-based MIDI controller that boots up into a variety of apps to do lots of things with sound. It has 16 backlit buttons, used as both inputs and outputs to give the controller some visual feedback. 2 potentiometers give analog control, depending on t...
By: amandaghassaei

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:22:51 PDT
2-in-1 Encoder With or Without Code http://www.instructables.com/id/2-in-1-Encoder-With-or-Without-Code/
2-in-1 Encoder With or Without Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project in its first part consists of two components only: an Arduino Uno and a 4x4 Matrix Keypad. So that you can use an Arduino code with serial monitor for monitoring the keys pushed on your keypad and then you can see those symbols on your PC monitor. While without using code, you can use t...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 21:03:38 PDT
Capacitive touch vibrating box http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitive-touch-vibrating-box/
Capacitive touch vibrating box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TXIE/HTK2JCA4/FY7TXIEHTK2JCA4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TXIE/HTK2JCA4/FY7TXIEHTK2JCA4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TXIE/HTK2JCA4/FY7TXIEHTK2JCA4.SMALL.jpg Y-at One day I came into a cell phone vibration motor. After wondering what to do with it, I came up with this. If you have ever seen those rattlesnake egg pranks that "rattles" when you open it, this is a lot  like it... only with arduino. So it's better! Parts - Small box - Arduino ( Radio shack ) -...
By: Y-at

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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 20:28:58 PDT
Easy-to-build digital thermometer and hygrometer for indoor use http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-digital-thermometer-and-hygrometer-f/
Easy-to-build digital thermometer and hygrometer for indoor use - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/C14D/HTN0UXJL/F1DC14DHTN0UXJL.SMALL.jpg rajbex Introduction Indoor temperature and humidity level are two key parameters that determine the comfort level for the room occupants. At major work places, these parameters are controlled and maintained at appropriate levels to enhance the efficiency of the workers. These parameters also affect the fun...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:00:22 PDT
GoonQuad, an Emotive Quadruped http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Emotive-Quadruped/
GoonQuad, an Emotive Quadruped - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/SJ17/HTN0V2IV/F95SJ17HTN0V2IV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/SJ17/HTN0V2IV/F95SJ17HTN0V2IV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/SJ17/HTN0V2IV/F95SJ17HTN0V2IV.SMALL.jpg antpgomes Hi everyone This week my students from Computing in the Creative Arts had a public exhibit of their term projects. This project is close to my heart as I worked closely with this particular group of students who despite having very little technical background were deeply passionate about creatin...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 13:34:58 PDT
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Direction-display-for-Arduino-Robot/
Direction display for Arduino Robot - Scratch Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/TJ0D/HTMNN83T/FSVTJ0DHTMNN83T.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I recently uploaded a guide on the programming of a Cybot using an Arduino control. In the programming I created a user interface to visualize the direction being selected by the user. This guide will hopefully show you haw to create your own versions. Application The user interface was programm...
By: HUKBMBEAR

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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 12:00:38 PDT
The Wireless,Obstacle Detecting,Beeping Robot using Arduinos! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-WirelessObstacle-DetectingBeeping-Robot-using-/
The Wireless,Obstacle Detecting,Beeping Robot using Arduinos! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/CQMT/HTMNMRBB/FJ7CQMTHTMNMRBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/CQMT/HTMNMRBB/FJ7CQMTHTMNMRBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/CQMT/HTMNMRBB/FJ7CQMTHTMNMRBB.SMALL.jpg robodude95 This is Bart....a wirelessly controlled, autonomous obstacle detecting robot ! A while back I had made this Instructable and wanted to make some major upgrades ever since and giving it some kind of personality and so Bart was made!! The following are the robot's features :- 1.He's wirelessly cont...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 06:36:00 PDT
Ultrasonic Measuring Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Measuring-Tape-1/
Ultrasonic Measuring Tape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/M0S4/HTM4MIWJ/F8XM0S4HTM4MIWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/M0S4/HTM4MIWJ/F8XM0S4HTM4MIWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/M0S4/HTM4MIWJ/F8XM0S4HTM4MIWJ.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this Instructables I will show you how to make ultrasonic measuring tape using very few components such as 16 x 2 LCD, HC SR04 ultrasonic sensor and an Arduino Uno. This is not supposed to replace accurate measuring tools this is just a fun arduino project that you can easily make at home or at a...
By: appleman123987

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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 21:52:36 PDT
Arduino Powered Gainclone (amplifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Gainclone-amplifier/
Arduino Powered Gainclone (amplifier) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/6TH5/HTKXZI55/FW76TH5HTKXZI55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/6TH5/HTKXZI55/FW76TH5HTKXZI55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/6TH5/HTKXZI55/FW76TH5HTKXZI55.SMALL.jpg andrew_h For those of you that do not know (and I didn't until recently), a Gainclone is an amp that is a 'clone' of the original design of an amp made by 47 Labs called a Gaincard and are based on single chip amplifiers made by National Semiconductor - Namely the LM3886 chip (The original Gaincard used LM38...
By: andrew_h

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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 04:36:10 PDT
Simple Arduino Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Calculator/
Simple Arduino Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7K/QHJJ/HTKXZHGC/F7KQHJJHTKXZHGC.SMALL.jpg Maccattack213 This is a simple calculator made using an LCD keypad shield and an Arduino Uno. It can do Multiplication, Addition, Subtraction and Division (It leaves answers that involve division with remainders eg 7 / 2 = 3 R1 (R being remainder)). Sorry, no fractions or decimals.This was a project i started in ...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 02:10:29 PDT
Arduino VU meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-VU-meter-1/
Arduino VU meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VXOE/HTKXV80Y/FY9VXOEHTKXV80Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VXOE/HTKXV80Y/FY9VXOEHTKXV80Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/VXOE/HTKXV80Y/FY9VXOEHTKXV80Y.SMALL.jpg yhtomitsy Lets make a simple Arduino VU meter!!! Components · LM386 operational amplifier· Electret microphone condenser· Arduino duemilanove· 10k potentiometer· Capacitors: 47 nF, 1uF, 10uF, 100uF, 100nF· Resistors: 10Ω, 22k· 6 LEDsTo distinguish bet...
By: yhtomitsy

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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 01:24:08 PDT
Arduino AVR Progamming Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-AVR-Progamming-Shield/
Arduino AVR Progamming Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/0E2A/HR3EG8AQ/FD90E2AHR3EG8AQ.SMALL.jpg MakersBox Do you need a quick and easy way to program AVR chips. Did you know you can use your Arduino and the Arduino IDE? This Arduino shield makes the process much easier. You can: Burn a bootloader onto a replacement Atmega328 for your UNO. Make a stand-alone Atmega328 breadboard project. ...
By: MakersBox

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 20:57:16 PDT
touchscreen door lock http://www.instructables.com/id/touchscreen-door-lock/
touchscreen door lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/STWX/HTK5N4PT/FEHSTWXHTK5N4PT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/STWX/HTK5N4PT/FEHSTWXHTK5N4PT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/STWX/HTK5N4PT/FEHSTWXHTK5N4PT.SMALL.jpg tjones74 hi im still pretty new to arduino and instructables this is my first instructable so any suggestions will be appreciated. i was a electrician in the army and since i got out i opened a online game store with my uncle and i do all the repair work to consoles. i got my first arduino a few months a...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 17:37:27 PDT
Arduino, the Simple code! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-the-Simple-code/
Arduino, the Simple code! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/KNFW/HTK2EXCJ/FFKKNFWHTK2EXCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/KNFW/HTK2EXCJ/FFKKNFWHTK2EXCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/KNFW/HTK2EXCJ/FFKKNFWHTK2EXCJ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hi, in this project i want to help you with your Arduino, it is sometimes hard for beginners, to figure out what to put where in a code, so let me help you! This is a small Instrucable, its just about a submission for arduino programming I made for beginners :) So lets see, here is my submission...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 07:49:14 PDT
Arduino ultrasonic range finder, with lcd display! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-ultrasonic-range-finder-with-lcd-display/
Arduino ultrasonic range finder, with lcd display! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/CCKM/HTJPA22G/FBPCCKMHTJPA22G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/CCKM/HTJPA22G/FBPCCKMHTJPA22G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/CCKM/HTJPA22G/FBPCCKMHTJPA22G.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project i want to show and explain you a range sensor with ultrasonic and a 20x04 lcd screen. I wrote the code for this project myself and added lots of comments, so that everybody can understand it and use it for other projects (maybe a light range sensor?!). It is easy to build and...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 07:21:23 PDT
Temp, Humid and Time + Date on OLED Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Temp-Humid-and-Time-Date-on-OLED-Display/
Temp, Humid and Time + Date on OLED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSC/WJO4/HTIWJCQB/FSCWJO4HTIWJCQB.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This is a nice little project that shows the Time, Date, Temperature and Humidity onto a OLED Module. Would work good as a little bed side clock so you know how chilly it is before you get up. Step 1: Parts you need You will need the following parts to construct this project;- Arduino Uno or simi...
By: jedhodson

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 02:20:36 PDT
Custom Arduino Micro Quadcopter Concept http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Arduino-Micro-Quadrocopter-Concept/
Custom Arduino Micro Quadcopter Concept - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/74PS/HTK5ND84/FKL74PSHTK5ND84.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom EDIT APRIL 14: Sorry guys for the late entry. life has been really hectic lately for me since we had to to replace a sewage pipe buried in the concrete slab our house sits on. But we have made some progress! code is somewhat coming along but it is the hardest part. We also redesigned the frame and n...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 15:09:54 PDT
Arduino Mini-Shields http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mini-Shields/
Arduino Mini-Shields - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/67TH/HTHKFZ2O/F8767THHTHKFZ2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/67TH/HTHKFZ2O/F8767THHTHKFZ2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/67TH/HTHKFZ2O/F8767THHTHKFZ2O.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs This is a set of simple, small form-factor, mini-shields that I created almost by accident. As I made more and more of them, I realized that they could be really useful. What started out as a way to use some spare parts, turned into a standardized form factor for a versatile, miniaturized Arduino ...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 09:01:05 PDT
Master Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Master-Clock/
Master Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/TTOS/HTHKFQY7/FYNTTOSHTHKFQY7.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This is a project for anyone that wants a nice big clock that's viewable from 12 meters away or up close. You can make it as big as you want. It also incorporates a built in alarm clock that can be used as an event handler, say for a automated watering system for a garden or to remind you about th...
By: jedhodson

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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 02:45:15 PDT