Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 04:58:39 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make an Arduino sound synthesizer with MIDI interface http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-sound-synthesizer-with-MIDI/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 02:23:58 PST
Control an LED with PWM output http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-an-LED-with-PWM-output/
Control an LED with PWM output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/T1HM/I6SNWRJP/FGNT1HMI6SNWRJP.SMALL.jpg dev.alessiobigini As you may have noticed in the Arduino board (Uno, Mega-etc.) Are present some PIN that have next a symbol like a wave.This symbol indicates that the output can also be used in "PWM" or "Pulse-width modulation".Using this function, it is possible to vary, for example, the frequency of switching on a...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:44:37 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
Arduino Ethernet Web Server (HACKED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ethernet-Web-Server-HACKED/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:13:30 PST
Pet Deterrent - keep them away from those off limits areas http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Deterrent-keep-them-away-from-those-off-limits/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:52:13 PST
Python Terminal for Cheap Pi Arduino Connection http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Terminal-for-Cheap-Pi-Arduino-Connection/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:24:49 PST
Interface an SRAM bus to your arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Interface-an-SRAM-bus-to-your-arduino/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:20:57 PST
Sound Reactive Neopixel Bangalore Torpedo http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Neopixel-Bangalore-Torpedo/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:12:10 PST
Smartify FRYEBO the Ikea Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartify-FRYEBO-the-Ikea-Lamp/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:28:16 PST
Build your own Countdown Regatta Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Coutndown-Regatta-Ollie-Box/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 04:18:48 PST
85Duino http://www.instructables.com/id/84Duino/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 03:17:21 PST
Multiple buttons with a single pin http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-buttons-with-a-single-pin/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:43:26 PST
Simple Dual Axis Solar Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dual-Axis-Solar-Tracker/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:38:02 PST
Arduino Traffic Lights (ORIGINAL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Traffic-Lights-1/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 17:36:52 PST
Arduino PIR Sensor Alarm (SIMPLE VERSION) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-PIR-Sensor-Alarm-SIMPLE-VERSION/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:38:26 PST
Nellie, the Weed Picking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nellie-the-Weed-Picking-Robot/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:23:43 PST
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/TFRU/I6QD1WP4/F98TFRUI6QD1WP4.SMALL.jpg bergerab One huge issue in the world of digital music production is keeping that analog warmth (that resonated from reel-to-reel systems and tubes) in modern day digital music. Many swear that analog systems have a sound that can never be replicated by bits, and hope is lost for digital music to match that a...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
Star Trek TOS Enterprise Turbolift Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-TOS-Enterprise-Turbolift-Light/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:57:03 PST
Auduino Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Auduino-Build/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:01:54 PST
At Home simulator and alarm with "Arduino"/Atmega328 http://www.instructables.com/id/At-Home-simulator-and-alarm-with-ArduinoAtmega328/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:53:38 PST
Toy to Obstacle Avoider http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-to-Obstacle-Avoider/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:47:33 PST
Arduino heating fan controler + CO alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-heating-fan-controler-CO-alarm/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:43:26 PST
Sensorino wireless home lighting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensorino-wireless-home-lighting-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:36:42 PST
Using the LM335 Temperature Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-LM335-Temperature-Sensor/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:39:32 PST
Sleek ESP8266 Breadboard Adapter with Pin LABEL http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleek-ESP8266-Breadboard-Adapter-with-Pin-LABEL/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:12:07 PST
Cheap Computing: Arduino with TTL Serial http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Computing-Arduino-with-TTL-Serial/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:01:33 PST
Arduino Auto Watering Garden Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Auto-Watering-Garden-Project/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:42:53 PST
DIY write on plexiglass http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-write-on-plexiglass/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:25:50 PST
Standalone Solar Powered Algae Cultivation http://www.instructables.com/id/Standalone-Solar-Powered-Algae-Cultivation/
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:07:47 PST
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Andee-MP3-Player-Play-your-music-on-Arduino-via-Sm/
Annikken Andee MP3 Player - Play your music on Arduino via Smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/7N3Z/I6M2OHG7/FA67N3ZI6M2OHG7.SMALL.jpg Annikken This instructable is to build a simple MP3 player using a Sparkfun MP3 shield that connects to the Arduino. The Annikken Andee shield will be connected to an Android or iOS device can be used as a controller for the MP3 player. The MP3 player will be able to play/pause, skip and stop playback of son...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:17:13 PST
Launchpad MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/Launchpad-MIDI/
Launchpad MIDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/VYLQ/I6MC1YIA/FPZVYLQI6MC1YIA.SMALL.jpg juan_joset5 This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering 4th year module at the University of Málaga, School of Telecommunications . This project was made by Tomas and Juan Jose, students of this UniversityIt's a Launchpad based in Arduino Uno, transmitting midi commands to the PC...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:30:33 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
Solar Powered Arduino Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Arduino-Clock/
Solar Powered Arduino Clock! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/P6HX/I6M2MFSB/F29P6HXI6M2MFSB.SMALL.jpg DangerousTim Recently I've been interested in solar power and its applications.With the advancements in solar panel technology, solar panels have become much more efficient and cheap at the same time. However, they're still kinda expensive, so powering up an apartment with these stuff will set you back by hundre...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:25:23 PST
R/C Car Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-Balancing-Robot/
R/C Car Balancing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/42TI/I6KNC3VK/F5542TII6KNC3VK.SMALL.jpg Kaeru no Ojisan Hi! This is Kaeru no Ojisan.We can find many balancing robots (even with open-source code) in website.Then I have tried to find a balancing robot based on an actual automobile or a commercially-sold R/C car such as Tamiya R/C car. But I cannot find an appropriate one. So I have decided to make R/C C...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:57:32 PST
Morse Code with Capacitive Touch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code-with-Capacitive-Touch/
Morse Code with Capacitive Touch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/1Z8Z/I6HSL1OY/FK71Z8ZI6HSL1OY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/1Z8Z/I6HSL1OY/FK71Z8ZI6HSL1OY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/1Z8Z/I6HSL1OY/FK71Z8ZI6HSL1OY.SMALL.jpg DerpyCyclops Hejo! Today, I will show you how to make a capacitive touch morse code thingamajigger! Its pretty cool and fun for a basic arduino project. Its fairly easy and the learning about capacitive touch switches is a road that takes you to many places. Enjoy! Note: Operation For those of you who don't k...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:12:39 PST
Arduino-Powered Iambic Morse Key http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Lambic-Morse-Key/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:31:45 PST
Scientific Research High Altitude Balloon for Fun and Profit http://www.instructables.com/id/Scientific-Research-High-Altitude-Balloon-for-Fun-/
Scientific Research High Altitude Balloon for Fun and Profit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R314/I6J7W2QC/FUFR314I6J7W2QC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R314/I6J7W2QC/FUFR314I6J7W2QC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/R314/I6J7W2QC/FUFR314I6J7W2QC.SMALL.jpg nmee INTROHigh-altitude balloons are unmanned balloons, usually filled with helium or hydrogen, that are released into the stratosphere, generally attaining between 60,000 to 120,000 feet (11 to 23 mi; 18 to 37 km). Such a flight allows for the collection of an enormous amount of interesting scientific d...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:52:42 PST
Measure Temperature with Arduino Ethernet + DS18B20 + Thingspeak http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Temperature-with-Arduino-Ethernet-DS18B20-/
Measure Temperature with Arduino Ethernet + DS18B20 + Thingspeak - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/9VRX/I6HSIRQ1/FYM9VRXI6HSIRQ1.SMALL.jpg mohamant Hi all,Here I will let you know how to read temperature using DS180B20 sensor and Arduino Ethernet, and send the data to Thingspeak. You can access my Thingspeak page here:https://thingspeak.com/channels/25037I have utilized my old instructable arduino with the same temperature sensor, and I could r...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 03:57:15 PST
Charge Electric Bike Battery with Solar Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Electric-Bike-Battery-with-Solar-Panel/
Charge Electric Bike Battery with Solar Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/O67D/I6J7U520/FGDO67DI6J7U520.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/O67D/I6J7U520/FGDO67DI6J7U520.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGD/O67D/I6J7U520/FGDO67DI6J7U520.SMALL.jpg Rusdy "Oh no! Not another solar charger by Arduino!" I hear you say.Skin depth, that is true. However, if you were like me, found an awesome deal of low voltage solar panel on the web (maybe second hand), and want to charge your e-Bike battery directly using this solar panel, then tough luck! There is no ...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:09:18 PST
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/5-programs-12V-leds-Lights-Organ/
5 programs 12V leds Lights Organ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/VWBS/I6J7TCKI/FWMVWBSI6J7TCKI.SMALL.jpg udubinsky Soon to come our Purim party and as such we will need a light organ.Using an Arduino i made a 5 pre programmed, speed controlled, 4 12V leds (4-pack). These are the things you will need : Arduino pro mini (5v) or another arduino.Push buttonPotentiometer4 leds (regular)4 4-pack 12V ledssome wiresB...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:34:34 PST
Futuristic Green SmartSwitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Futuristic-Green-SmartSwitch/
Futuristic Green SmartSwitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/LQHI/I6J7TZR3/FS1LQHII6J7TZR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/LQHI/I6J7TZR3/FS1LQHII6J7TZR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/LQHI/I6J7TZR3/FS1LQHII6J7TZR3.SMALL.jpg dnicky2288 OverviewWe use light switches everyday. However, little do we realize how much energy is wasted when a light switch is unnecessarily left on. Rarely in some companies, you would see a PIR motion sensor switch that can turn on the light when someone enters a room and automatically turn off the light ...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:59:43 PST
CDROM brushless moter run http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-room-brushless-moter-run/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:08:23 PST
Driving Two Seven Segment LED from Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-Two-Seven-Segment-LED-from-Arduino/
Driving Two Seven Segment LED from Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/CHVV/I6M2O92B/FRECHVVI6M2O92B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/CHVV/I6M2O92B/FRECHVVI6M2O92B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/CHVV/I6M2O92B/FRECHVVI6M2O92B.SMALL.jpg anshulpro What you need: An Arduino UNO Lots of Jumper Cables Two seven segment LED 330 ohm resistor (x14) One 47 ohm Rotary Potentiometer Aim:To drive the led using the potentiomter.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------I have added the code and the c...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:46:34 PST
Design a Custom Menu System-- Android/Arduino menus for Beginners -- Absolutely No Programming Required http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-Custom-Menu-System-AndroidArduino-menus-f/
Design a Custom Menu System-- Android/Arduino menus for Beginners -- Absolutely No Programming Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/GS05/I6HSEG9N/FE0GS05I6HSEG9N.SMALL.jpg drmpf IntroductionThis instructable shows you how use the free pfodDesigner available on GooglePlay to design an Android menu system with sub-menus for Arduino Compatible devices. The tutorial is suitable for complete beginners. No coding experience is required. This tutorial is also available at www.pfo...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 22:53:01 PST
Program ATtiny Chips with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-ATtiny-Chips-with-Arduino/
Program ATtiny Chips with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/O1X7/I6H7JFUQ/FW8O1X7I6H7JFUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/O1X7/I6H7JFUQ/FW8O1X7I6H7JFUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/O1X7/I6H7JFUQ/FW8O1X7I6H7JFUQ.SMALL.jpg GeckoDiode Sometimes an Arduino just isn't fit for the job. In times when you need something smaller, simpler, and cheaper, it's best to use an AVR microcontroller. Atmel has a line of Attiny chips that come in various sizes, depending on your needs. The great thing is that they can be programmed using an Ardu...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:45:31 PST
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-sketch-for-a-retro-analogue-meter-graphic-/
Arduino sketch for a retro analogue meter graphic on a modern TFT display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/YCWJ/I6H7HW3T/FP5YCWJI6H7HW3T.SMALL.jpg Bodmer Another sketch from my collection that may be of interest...Displaying small digital numbers of temperature and humidity etc on a tiny screen is not always the best way to show information. The old style analogue meters are better in some situations and are great for a quick visual check of a senso...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:51:28 PST
Arduino from Android over Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-from-Android-over-Bluetooth/
Arduino from Android over Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CI9D/I6H7FA2P/FHDCI9DI6H7FA2P.SMALL.jpg braumeistersmith As my first instructable, I'd like to show how to connect to an arduino for I/O from an android device quickly and easily.For the following steps we'll need: An arduino compatible device An HC-05, HC-06 or similar bluetooth to serial module. Be sure to get one with the breakout board and the pin he...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:16:30 PST
DIY Very Cheap Arduino 4-pin connector http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Very-Cheap-Arduino-4-pin-connector/
DIY Very Cheap Arduino 4-pin connector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/CEG8/I6H7E2YQ/FFBCEG8I6H7E2YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/CEG8/I6H7E2YQ/FFBCEG8I6H7E2YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/CEG8/I6H7E2YQ/FFBCEG8I6H7E2YQ.SMALL.jpg Amiel Garcia In this instructables, we are going to make our own 4-pin cheap Arduino connector.I was searching for female connectors in my area, but there are'nt any so I decided to build my own. There are pre-mades but its very expensive so I looked into my electronic parts sockets and when I measured the 8-pin...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 03:10:46 PST
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Interactive-Fuzzy-LED-Belt/
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/9V1J/I6H7IKK4/FPJ9V1JI6H7IKK4.SMALL.jpg technorainbows This is an Instructable to show you how to make an interactive, fuzzy LED belt! Belt can be used in many ways, not just as a belt... wear it as a bandolier, hang it on the wall, wrap it around your backpack or bike... the options abound.And the most exciting part is this belt is alive! Using two sen...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:34:25 PST
serial communication between android and arduino through laptop bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/serial-communication-between-android-and-arduino-t/
serial communication between android and arduino through laptop bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/31G2/I6H7CXTM/FBC31G2I6H7CXTM.SMALL.jpg bhaskar4n About:This instructable is about serial communication between android and arduino through laptop built-in Bluetooth. i do not have separate Bluetooth module. so i have decided to use my laptop built-in Bluetooth for serial communication. Block diagram: How it works:1.first, the python file recei...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 20:18:32 PST