Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:52:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 GETTING STARTED WITH ARDUINO #5 http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-ARDUINO-5/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 08:37:20 PDT
Turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad using an Arduino Leonardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-N64-Controller-into-a-USB-Gamepad-using-an/
Turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad using an Arduino Leonardo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/50JR/ICRXJJJL/FA250JRICRXJJJL.SMALL.jpg BobJones6732 The easiest way to turn an N64 Controller into a USB Gamepad is to buy an N64 Controller Adapter for around £15. However it can also be done if you have an Arduino Leonardo or any other Arduino board with built-in USB communication.What you will need:An Arduino Leonardo (Also possible with oth...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 07:42:30 PDT
Simple LCD touchscreen for arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LCD-touchscreen-for-arduino/
Simple LCD touchscreen for arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/VO5Q/ICRXL9BL/FEQVO5QICRXL9BL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/VO5Q/ICRXL9BL/FEQVO5QICRXL9BL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEQ/VO5Q/ICRXL9BL/FEQVO5QICRXL9BL.SMALL.jpg john.howarth.10 This is a guide showing an easy way to set up an LCD touchscreen interface with arduino, or other similar microcontrollers.It's also shameless self-promotion of my kickstarter... which focuses on making it super easy to program a nice GUI.This example is a basic stepper driver control system. Step...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 06:53:23 PDT
Beautiful and practical clock with calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Beautiful-and-practical-clock-with-calendar/
Beautiful and practical clock with calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/14OU/ICRXLA3C/FS414OUICRXLA3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/14OU/ICRXLA3C/FS414OUICRXLA3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/14OU/ICRXLA3C/FS414OUICRXLA3C.SMALL.jpg Joney S Use I2C_LCD to make a beautiful and practical clock with calendar.I2C_LCD can display bitmap, graphic and character, you can make beautiful UI for your project with I2C_LCD.I'm sure you'll be interested in this work.Materials have to be prepared:I2C_LCD Display Module x1Seeeduino Lotus - ATMega3...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 06:52:57 PDT
Lesson 2: Using Arduino as a Power Source For a circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Lesson-2-Using-Arduino-as-a-Power-Source-For-a-cir/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:59:34 PDT
Battery Powered Mobile Arduino Oscilloscope Prototype Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powerd-Mobile-Arduino-Oscilloscope-Prototy/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:25:15 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...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:14:41 PDT
How to use an LCD - Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-an-LCD-Arduino/
How to use an LCD - Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/N7HK/ICQSX3PI/FLWN7HKICQSX3PI.SMALL.jpg Hugo Trombert Let's learn how to use an LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) with an Arduino board. Hardware needed -An Arduino Uno-A breadboard-Jumper wires-A 10K potentiometer-And an LCD of course !You won't need any tool. Create the circuit The steps here correspond to the image above...First, pin your LCD on th...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:28:16 PDT
Infinite RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-RGB-LED-Cube/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:56:12 PDT
8X40 LED MATRIX CALENDAR CLOCK http://www.instructables.com/id/8X40-LED-MATRIX-CALENDAR-CLOCK/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:17:33 PDT
Backlit Fallout Map http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Fallout-Map/
Backlit Fallout Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/IS85/ICQSXNE6/FGFIS85ICQSXNE6.SMALL.jpg ChristophF1 Since the first installment of this franchise released in 1997 I am a real fan of Fallout. The idea to this project did not emerge from the recent Fallout 4 announcements, but was born much earlier. Today I just saw the fandom contest category and just started writing - even if this little project i...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:20:17 PDT
Time Lapse for Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-for-Camera/
Time Lapse for Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/DFH8/ICQSW85E/FNSDFH8ICQSW85E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/DFH8/ICQSW85E/FNSDFH8ICQSW85E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/DFH8/ICQSW85E/FNSDFH8ICQSW85E.SMALL.jpg samsungite Note : In the vI was asked to make a time lapse device for a Sony camera which has an IR Remote control.Sorting the IR codes would have been time consuming if I hadn't found this excellent library by Sebastian Setz.http://sebastian.setz.name/arduino/my-libraries/mu...To program the timings into an A...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:16:35 PDT
Reusing a Stepper Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Reusing-a-Stepper-Motor/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:47:44 PDT
LCD thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-thermometer/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:05:00 PDT
Tequila Bottle + Cigar Box + Arduino = Cool Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tequila-Bottle-Cigar-Box-Arduino-Cool-Night-Light/
Tequila Bottle + Cigar Box + Arduino = Cool Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/3R5V/ICPP6ZWX/F913R5VICPP6ZWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/3R5V/ICPP6ZWX/F913R5VICPP6ZWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/3R5V/ICPP6ZWX/F913R5VICPP6ZWX.SMALL.jpg SoHa SMART We love recycling beautiful things and we love Arduino, so we decided to combine the two into something useful and fun! We took a Tequila bottle, a cigar box, and Arduino Uno, and a few everyday components and created a light sensitive night light.There are a myriad of ways to achieve this, but thi...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:16:33 PDT
Robo TK-100 Tank Chasis Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Robo-TK-100-Tank-Chasis-Assembly/
Robo TK-100 Tank Chasis Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/L8V3/ICP0WAQ1/F12L8V3ICP0WAQ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/L8V3/ICP0WAQ1/F12L8V3ICP0WAQ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/L8V3/ICP0WAQ1/F12L8V3ICP0WAQ1.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd This is an Instructable on how to assemble the Robo TK-100 Tank chassis.This Chassis will be the base of an Autonomous Rover with attached Arm to be controlled via bluetooth. A Full set of Instructables including code coming soon. The tank chassis can be found at smartarduino.com. It ships from Chin...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:44:38 PDT
Robotic Arm for Autonomous Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-for-Autonomous-Tank/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:38:35 PDT
Multiple Fermentation Chamber Control with BrewPi http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-Fermentation-Chamber-Control-with-BrewPi/
Multiple Fermentation Chamber Control with BrewPi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/UIQD/ICP0W881/FZ2UIQDICP0W881.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/UIQD/ICP0W881/FZ2UIQDICP0W881.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/UIQD/ICP0W881/FZ2UIQDICP0W881.SMALL.jpg jgroner In this Instructable I will try to explain how I built a BrewPi based fermentation chamber control system for multiple chamber control. If you are a brewer like me, you don't usually have just one beer going at a time. I have several. Subsequently, I have several fridges/freezers that I use as ferme...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:25:42 PDT
Arduino - RFID Tag Reader/Manager http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RFID-Tag-ReaderManager/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:41:00 PDT
Driving motor with android using arduino and bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-motor-with-android-using-arduino-and-bluet/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:27:42 PDT
Desktop watch with humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-watch-with-humidity-sensor/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:24:45 PDT
Cheap Automatic Arduino De-Humidifier DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Automatic-Arduino-De-Humidifier-DIY/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:04:21 PDT
Toothbrush machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothbrush-machine/
Toothbrush machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/K6PN/ICOXDIUL/F2GK6PNICOXDIUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/K6PN/ICOXDIUL/F2GK6PNICOXDIUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/K6PN/ICOXDIUL/F2GK6PNICOXDIUL.SMALL.jpg simsalapim The Toothbrush Machine®: because knowing how to build something doesn't always mean you should.BackstoryThe other week I built a toothbrush machine as a part of a pilot for a kids show about electronics. And because I love shitty robots and wanted an excuse to make one for myself. I posted it on Red...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:47:49 PDT
Clip/Behavior Chart for home http://www.instructables.com/id/ClipBehavior-Chart-for-home/
Clip/Behavior Chart for home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/EJFF/ICO0CGST/F5VEJFFICO0CGST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/EJFF/ICO0CGST/F5VEJFFICO0CGST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/EJFF/ICO0CGST/F5VEJFFICO0CGST.SMALL.jpg ddtodd Many elementary classrooms are now using Clip based Behavior Charts. I know they are somewhat controversial but my kids LOVE their charts at school and wanted one for home. We have 2 kids who use these charts so this instructable is for an electronic chart for 2 kids. You can easily make this for a...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 01:10:47 PDT
Geek at Heart http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-at-Heart/
Geek at Heart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/B7K2/ICO0BJ6U/FD7B7K2ICO0BJ6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/B7K2/ICO0BJ6U/FD7B7K2ICO0BJ6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/B7K2/ICO0BJ6U/FD7B7K2ICO0BJ6U.SMALL.jpg paulindallas Beep..beep... Are you still alive?Okay, let’s get to the heart of the matter. This is not an ordinary, run of the mill, Heart Rate Monitor. This is a Geeky, ordinary, run of the mill, Heart Rate monitor. It not only shows an 8x8 dot matrix LED display of a heart that pulses to your heart rate, but i...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:34:41 PDT
How to use the ESP8266-01 pins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-ESP8266-01-pins/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:26:55 PDT
Makey Makey Floor Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey-Floor-Piano/
Makey Makey Floor Piano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GB3J/ICNNIC64/FVAGB3JICNNIC64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GB3J/ICNNIC64/FVAGB3JICNNIC64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/GB3J/ICNNIC64/FVAGB3JICNNIC64.SMALL.jpg lklinnert Who doesn't want to dance around on a giant floor piano like Tom Hanks in Big?There are many great Makey Makey piano tutorials on the web. We wanted to make a version that really looked like a piano and that worked without participants having to hold on to a wire to ground themselves. This is what w...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:26:13 PDT
Small Temperature and Lightness Sensor Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Temperature-and-Lightness-Sensor-Shield/
Small Temperature and Lightness Sensor Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/PNEP/ICNNI7WY/FAKPNEPICNNI7WY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/PNEP/ICNNI7WY/FAKPNEPICNNI7WY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/PNEP/ICNNI7WY/FAKPNEPICNNI7WY.SMALL.jpg ohneschuh For my wifi weather station (Arduino + ESP8266) I need an temperature and lightness sensor shield. Therefore I designed the following one.I will publish the whole weather station later, too. Actually I'm still working on the software. But the last step shows a picture of the final design. Parts T...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:04:26 PDT
Atmel Startup 1: Atmel Studio and Programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-1-Atmel-Studio-and-Programmer/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:20:34 PDT
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-2-Microcontroller-Circuits-and-Fuses/
Atmel Startup 2: Microcontroller Circuits and Fuses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/LA44/ICN7FXU6/FVDLA44ICN7FXU6.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Circuits and Fuses constructs a simple but important circuit on an experimenter’s breadboard that will be used as the basic platform for many microcontroller projects and for setting the microcontroller parameters (i.e., fuses). As the second Instructable of the serie...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:16:09 PDT
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-3-Binky-One-PORT-PIN-DDR-and-LED/
Atmel Startup 3: Binky One – PORT, PIN, DDR and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/HOWB/ICN7FXNK/FTNHOWBICN7FXNK.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky One, the blinking LED, shows how to use the C/C++ language in Atmel Studio (AS) to control the Atmel MCU ports for input and output (i.e., IO) and reveals the ‘secret’ life of the Atmel PORT, PIN and DDR registers. Blinky One uses the circuit platform constructed for th...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:11:40 PDT
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-4-Blinky-Two-Switches-Pull-Up-Resist/
Atmel Startup 4: Blinky Two – Switches, Pull-Up Resistors and Bit Ops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/EZ1M/ICN7FXIW/FE7EZ1MICN7FXIW.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic Figure 1: Example switches that can use the MCU pull-up resisters, Front: Photo-resistor, photo-transistor, push button; Rear: example key pads. M. A. Parker c2015 Blinky Two demonstrates how the MCU can easily read the state of external switches, which includes push buttons and photo-switches, ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:07:16 PDT
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmel-Startup-5-Lifeline/
Atmel Startup 5: Lifeline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/DYMA/ICN7FXET/F8YDYMAICN7FXET.SMALL.jpg AngstromLogic M. A. Parker c2015 The Lifeline is a simple circuit based on the Atmel ATTiny2313A microcontroller unit (MCU) that functions as a substitute clock source for a target MCU rendered inoperative by wrongly set clock fuses. The project, meant to be easy but useful for the expert, continues ...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:02:52 PDT
Arduino lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Resistor-Lock/
Arduino lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/IUW3/ICO0C6FF/FC7IUW3ICO0C6FF.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma How it works?It's very simple and easy to make, by using a resistor you can lock your project or anything you want :)Your Arduino will wait this variable "1024", this is "my resistor value". You can use any resistor you want.If you want to lock something bigger you can add a Relay to PIN8.What you n...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:01:32 PDT
ThunderVUmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/ThunderVUmeter/
ThunderVUmeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/CXHN/ICN7G6Q6/FTJCXHNICN7G6Q6.SMALL.jpg VicenzaThunders This project was created accidentally by doing some tests with RGB LEDs and and TLC5940s, between various combinations and strange color effects tests, we had the idea to connect the audio jack to the microcontroller to try to synchronize the music with colors. The result immediately seemed great, e...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:57:26 PDT
Arduino obstacle avoider robot [EASY!!] http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-obstacle-avoider-robot-EASY/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:44:40 PDT
Create a Robotics simulator using Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Robotics-simulator-using-Processing/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:39:17 PDT
Controlando display LCD I2C con Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlando-display-LCD-I2C-con-Arduino/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:30:33 PDT
Leaf Light: An Indoor Garden Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Leaf-Light-An-Indoor-Garden-Monitor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:45:40 PDT
How to Make Custom Shields for Your Microcontrollers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Custom-Shields-for-Your-Microcontrolle/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:31:07 PDT
Homemade arduino linear actuator (Deodorant Dispenser) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-arduino-linear-actuator-Deodorant-Dispens/
Homemade arduino linear actuator (Deodorant Dispenser) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/F7GF/ICM6YP24/FALF7GFICM6YP24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/F7GF/ICM6YP24/FALF7GFICM6YP24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/F7GF/ICM6YP24/FALF7GFICM6YP24.SMALL.jpg CeeB1 Deodorant dispenser can be converted into a linear actuator with the help of arduino micro controller.The design in my video is not so good, and it can be largely improved with proper base and holder. However, it served my tiny purpose. I feel its worth sharing.Tools.Arduino Micro controllerServo mo...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:21:40 PDT
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. http://www.instructables.com/id/Popup-headlight-wink-with-arduino-and-relay-board-/
Popup headlight wink with arduino and relay board featuring my miata. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/4WHD/ICLRZT2W/FQ74WHDICLRZT2W.SMALL.jpg curly686 wiring up switches to make miata headlights wink is a pain, dont worry this is slightly less painful.my goal of this project was to make the headlights wink or do other things using the factory switch. i thought it would be way cooler to make it look stock as possible but actually do more than stock...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:41:53 PDT
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Arduino-LED-Christmas-Lights/
Mini Arduino LED Christmas Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/R2XG/ICJM7CWS/FIAR2XGICJM7CWS.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Are you looking for a simple electronics project to get some practice with Arduino and PWM? Try this out! Here's what you need:1 x Arduino UNO + USB cable6 x Colour LED's of your choice (I used 3 red, 3 yellow)6 x 1k Resistors8 x Male-to-male jumper cables (I used 6 orange ones for the PWM signals ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:41:16 PDT
FRDM K64F - LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/FRDM-K64F-LEDs/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:34:10 PDT
GETTING STARTED WITH ARDUINO #3 Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-ARDUINO-3-Buzzer/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:44:58 PDT
Barking Dog Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Barking-Dog-Alarm/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:42:03 PDT
GETTING STARTED WITH ARDUINO #4 http://www.instructables.com/id/GETTING-STARTED-WITH-ARDUINO-4/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:40:32 PDT
How to soldering all components of électronics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-soldering-all-components-of-électronics/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:29:23 PDT
Getting started with pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-pcDuino/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 07:22:49 PDT
Capture the image using ultrasonic sensor with arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-ultrasonic-sensor-to-capture-the-image/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:43:47 PDT