Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:02:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Motor Controllers for Cheap Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Controllers-for-Cheap-Robots/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:10:08 PDT
How to make an Arduino from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Arduino-from-scratch/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:53:03 PDT
Adapting electronic percussion projects to interact with my Lunetta open patch CMOS noise machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Adapting-electronic-percussion-projects-to-interac/
Adapting electronic percussion projects to interact with my Lunetta open patch CMOS noise machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR6/DI5W/I097WOQ4/FR6DI5WI097WOQ4.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens I've spent the last 9 months building and improving my Lunetta CMOS based noise synthesizer. It makes some impressive sounds, but one thing I've missed is percussion. I fooled around with several basic drum circuits but nothing really grabbed me. Then I found Eric Archer's Mini Space Rockers. This s...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:50:04 PDT
Adding CV inputs to the Auduino granular synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-CV-inputs-to-the-Auduino-granular-synth/
Adding CV inputs to the Auduino granular synth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/07DV/I06JB7YK/FBM07DVI06JB7YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/07DV/I06JB7YK/FBM07DVI06JB7YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/07DV/I06JB7YK/FBM07DVI06JB7YK.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens When I first got into the Arduino I went looking for audio projects. One of the first things I built was TobaTobias' Auduino granular synth. I was so impressed I built a permanent unit in a heavy duty enclosure and incorporated it into my occasional sets and demos.. This simple project makes really...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:59:35 PDT
Arduino Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fish-Feeder/
Arduino Fish Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/G790/I07YN03C/FICG790I07YN03C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/G790/I07YN03C/FICG790I07YN03C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIC/G790/I07YN03C/FICG790I07YN03C.SMALL.jpg Constructed Do you have a fish at home? Are you like me, and you occasionally forget to feed your water loving pet? If so, this project is perfect for you. Its Simple, Cheap, and fun to make!This project is great for students who leave ealy and may not have time to feed fish in the morningWith a 3d Printer, I'm...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:24:59 PDT
Datura 6 relays automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Datura-6-relays-automation/
Datura 6 relays automation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/LNAW/I06JCILQ/FXZLNAWI06JCILQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/LNAW/I06JCILQ/FXZLNAWI06JCILQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/LNAW/I06JCILQ/FXZLNAWI06JCILQ.SMALL.jpg prnet The most functional project over internet – Use it as a complete irrigation system for your garden, or use it to control your aquarium, or just to control any kind of devices at home. The imagination is the only limit.Features Arduino programmed Assign a name to each of 6 relays (you can con...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:59:03 PDT
Twinkle LED Dance Party Skirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkle-LED-Dance-Party-Skirt/
Twinkle LED Dance Party Skirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/R7M5/I06JCH2N/F01R7M5I06JCH2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/R7M5/I06JCH2N/F01R7M5I06JCH2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/R7M5/I06JCH2N/F01R7M5I06JCH2N.SMALL.jpg km.bona Transform your plain skirt for blinking LED dance party skirt in no time.This is perfect for holidays, parties and just a fun night out with friends. Get your supplies and a perfect skirt You will need:LilyPad main boardLilyPad USB Linkmini USB cable3.6 V AA Li-Po Battery (or a similar power sup...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:33:27 PDT
Measure RPM - Optical Tachometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-RPM-DIY-Portable-Digital-Tachometer/
Measure RPM - Optical Tachometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/GY4N/I07YMVUA/FQKGY4NI07YMVUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/GY4N/I07YMVUA/FQKGY4NI07YMVUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/GY4N/I07YMVUA/FQKGY4NI07YMVUA.SMALL.jpg electro18 This Instructable will show you how to make a Portable Digital Optical Tachometer using an Arduino Uno. This project is inspired from This instructable and is an enhanced version of it with an LCD display and a modified code. Instead of a slotted sensor , it has a reflection based sensor. So :1. You...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:14:13 PDT
Making a USB Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Game-Controller/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:25 PDT
DIY Small Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Bench-Power-Supply/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:29 PDT
Controlling Arduino car via Leap Motion http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Arduino-car-via-Leap-Motion/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:27:39 PDT
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Home-surveillance-system-using-arduinosi/
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja The goal of my project is to achieve Automatic home surveillance system without any manual interference. In general other surveillance system it is necessary to power ON TV and camera receiver every time. And also it needs to any user input to view who is standing out side. But in my p...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:27:52 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...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:45:37 PDT
Dot Matrix Printer from a CD/DVD Reader with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Dot-Matrix-Printer-from-a-CDDVD-Reader-with-Arduin/
Dot Matrix Printer from a CD/DVD Reader with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/VZYR/I05F2YDM/FR1VZYRI05F2YDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/VZYR/I05F2YDM/FR1VZYRI05F2YDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/VZYR/I05F2YDM/FR1VZYRI05F2YDM.SMALL.jpg Robson Couto Hey!Some time ago while going through the pages here in Instructables, something catch my attention, a printer made of a CD reader, and i was amazed.I thought: "This is incredible, I have to make one!"I know that these kind of projects don't always receive a "I made it", because of its degree of dif...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:06:11 PDT
Computer Overheat Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Overheat-Alarm/
Computer Overheat Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R5QB/I05EY0HV/F80R5QBI05EY0HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R5QB/I05EY0HV/F80R5QBI05EY0HV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/R5QB/I05EY0HV/F80R5QBI05EY0HV.SMALL.jpg Bhanu Kishan Purpose:Overheating of desktop hard drive or a mother board chip set might lead to serious failure.I faced this problem and lost one of my hard drives and valuable personal data. There are lots of softwares available online such as crystalDiskinfo (which I am using) to predict the temperature of you...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:57:17 PDT
DIY Dark Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dark-Sensor/
DIY Dark Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/08IP/I05EUSLN/FU208IPI05EUSLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/08IP/I05EUSLN/FU208IPI05EUSLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/08IP/I05EUSLN/FU208IPI05EUSLN.SMALL.jpg abhirooprobotics Hello guyzHere is another instructable of making a cheap dark sensor from scratch!Its Cheap and works fine.No requirement of arduino or Ic's. Items Required So, For making this basic sensor , you will be required some basic items which can be easily purchased from a local electronics shop for som...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:58:33 PDT
Android Bluetooth PC gamepad with arduino leonardo http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Bluetooth-PC-gamepad-with-arduino-leonardo/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:07:40 PDT
Controlling Radio Arduino Car via Web Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-Radio-Arduino-Car-via-Web-Screen/
Controlling Radio Arduino Car via Web Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/V79E/I053RVIK/FNFV79EI053RVIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/V79E/I053RVIK/FNFV79EI053RVIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/V79E/I053RVIK/FNFV79EI053RVIK.SMALL.jpg mikilabo This is my first Arduino prototyping. I would like to create a moving object which can be controlled via radio. The car consists of Tamiya Kits and XBee. The web page for controlling the car is written with Node.js and Socket.IO. System architecture, Components and software libraries. The Syste...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:59:05 PDT
Arduino wall avoiding robot - FabLab NerveCentre http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-wall-avoiding-robot-FabLab-NerveCentre/
Arduino wall avoiding robot - FabLab NerveCentre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/JL2L/I053SDG0/FH5JL2LI053SDG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/JL2L/I053SDG0/FH5JL2LI053SDG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/JL2L/I053SDG0/FH5JL2LI053SDG0.SMALL.jpg TonyCanning This instructable assumes very little with respect to prior knowledge.If there are any areas you feel could be improved or clarified, please feel free to message or comment and I will update.Here are all the details you need to produce a simple wall avoiding robot. Along the way you will have the ch...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:51:43 PDT
Adding A Face And Covers To Your Robot ​ http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-A-Face-And-Covers-To-Your-Robot-/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:47:04 PDT
LittleBits Arduino as ATtiny programmer http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Arduino-as-ATtiny-programmer/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:11:22 PDT
Arduino Knight Rider (With LED Bargraph ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Knight-Rider-With-LED-Bargraph-/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:59:47 PDT
Open source BLE door lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-source-BLE-door-lock/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:06:27 PDT
Using an Arduino to charge a DS lite http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-an-Arduino-to-charge-a-DS-lite/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:57:02 PDT
Re-flash Android image to pcDuino8 Beta http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-flash-Android-image-to-pcDuino8-Beta/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:01:08 PDT
Arduino Home Automation Outlet Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Automation-Outlet-Box/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:33:13 PDT
The Viciously Simple Clap-ON Clap-OFF Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Viciously-Simple-Clap-ON-Clap-OFF-Circuit-For-/
The Viciously Simple Clap-ON Clap-OFF Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/UF3I/I0290U7T/F0TUF3II0290U7T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/UF3I/I0290U7T/F0TUF3II0290U7T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/UF3I/I0290U7T/F0TUF3II0290U7T.SMALL.jpg EngineeringShock Hi Everyone!I've had a few people ask about creating a simple clap-on/clap-off circuit using Arduino. Well those who are interested are now in luck. The software in this instructable is simple and well commented. The schematic is simple, and the components are easy and inexpensive to acquire! All ...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:52:24 PDT
SainSmart InstaBots Upright Rover(Self-Balancing Robot With Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/InstaBots-Upright-Rover/
SainSmart InstaBots Upright Rover(Self-Balancing Robot With Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/HISU/I04657P7/FJ9HISUI04657P7.SMALL.jpg mylemonjuice Upright Rover is a self-balancing robot which was designed by SainSmart. They really made it simple. As you can see, there are only 8 wires on the robot and 8 wires on the controller. So let's find out how it works!PARTS IN THE BOX3x Potentiometer2x UNO R32x USB Cable2x Sensor Shield2x 24L012x Joyst...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:19:56 PDT
Arduino and Processing: Visualising Data With Graphs... http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Processing-Visualising-Data-With-Graph/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 05:33:27 PDT
DR1: Discovery Rover http://www.instructables.com/id/DR1-Discovery-Rover/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 02:02:47 PDT
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-Dust-Cabinet-With-Lighting/
Shapeoko 2 Dust Cabinet With Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/R1O3/I00TM5U1/F1DR1O3I00TM5U1.SMALL.jpg larryservin If you've worked with a CNC machine in a small room then you know how everything gets covered in 10 feet of dust. Ok, maybe not that much but this quick (cheap) build will help keep the dust from piling up in your room. Yes, you can always add a vacuum but if you've used this machine in a small room...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:08:16 PDT
Home Automation - How to Add Relays to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-How-to-Add-Relays-to-Arduino/
Home Automation - How to Add Relays to Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/S664/I06JB5QN/FWLS664I06JB5QN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/S664/I06JB5QN/FWLS664I06JB5QN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/S664/I06JB5QN/FWLS664I06JB5QN.SMALL.jpg drmpf How to select Relays – Its all about Power.When you are selecting a relay to connect to your Arduino you need to consider a) the power (voltage and current) of what you want to switch on and off andb) the power (voltage and current) required to drive the relay (i.e. to energise the relay coil)We wi...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:30:50 PDT
My First Arduino Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Arduino-Robot/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:46:16 PDT
Hack an HC SR04 to a 3 pin sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-an-HC-SR04-to-a-3-pin-sensor/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 08:56:07 PDT
How To: Use Touch Sensors With Arduino. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-Touch-Sensors-With-Arduino/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:15:04 PDT
Six wheeled All Terrain Vehicle (6WD) http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-wheeled-All-Terrain-Vehicle-6WD/
Six wheeled All Terrain Vehicle (6WD) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/NAS7/HZZ3J1L6/F24NAS7HZZ3J1L6.SMALL.jpg gagan8619 Hello,In this post we"ll be making a Six wheel drive all terrain vehicle (ATV). These are rare and hence expensive robots (at least in India). Dagu manufactures a similar 6WD chassis but its way too expensive (Rs 20000 / $ 250). So I decided to make a cheap Six Wheel drive(6WD) - All terrain vehicle...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 03:17:48 PDT
DIY fan powered boat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-fan-powered-boat/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 02:38:27 PDT
How to turn inkjet printer to print on Coffee http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-inkjet-printer-to-print-on-Coffee/
How to turn inkjet printer to print on Coffee - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/8R68/I08LK7D4/FXE8R68I08LK7D4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/8R68/I08LK7D4/FXE8R68I08LK7D4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/8R68/I08LK7D4/FXE8R68I08LK7D4.SMALL.jpg baffouri The aim of this project is to make latte printer, I used 1 printers and 1 scanner , it prints one line a time, all what I have done is hacking the sensors of the printer and I used Arduino Uno to send different values to printer's micro-controller created custom shield to control stepper motor and...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:30:45 PDT
servo GUI http://www.instructables.com/id/servo-GUI/
servo GUI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RVWN/HZXYJNPV/F7MRVWNHZXYJNPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RVWN/HZXYJNPV/F7MRVWNHZXYJNPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/RVWN/HZXYJNPV/F7MRVWNHZXYJNPV.SMALL.jpg parulsharma1991 Angles and speed of Servo motors are controlled by programming . So this tutorial brings it on to your mouse click.Here i show how to design a Graphical User Interface for controlling Speed and Angle of a DC servo motor using arduino. With this GUI you can add as many servos as you want and can cont...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:14:18 PDT
Wifi Controlled LED display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wifi-Controlled-LED-display/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:35:57 PDT
Bass Responsive RGB Leds using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-Responsive-RGB-Leds-using-Arduino/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:43:11 PDT
Classic Joystick to USB Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Joystick-to-USB-Adaptor/
Classic Joystick to USB Adaptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/R5C2/HZWJ76ST/FHFR5C2HZWJ76ST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/R5C2/HZWJ76ST/FHFR5C2HZWJ76ST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/R5C2/HZWJ76ST/FHFR5C2HZWJ76ST.SMALL.jpg MatthewH If you grew up in the early 1980’s and were into video games, you probably had an Atari 2600, ColecoVision, or similar game console. The controllers or joysticks for each of these systems had a distinct feel that is different from today’s game consoles or PC game controllers. If you find yourself lo...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:26:27 PDT
The Multi-Program Laser Tripwire Set - Video User Manual! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Multi-Program-Laser-Tripwire-Set-Video-User-Ma/
The Multi-Program Laser Tripwire Set - Video User Manual! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5XQO/HZZRDZTT/FCU5XQOHZZRDZTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5XQO/HZZRDZTT/FCU5XQOHZZRDZTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/5XQO/HZZRDZTT/FCU5XQOHZZRDZTT.SMALL.jpg EngineeringShock Hi everyone!My most recent kickstarter campaign is up and running, and I wanted the opportunity to share the preliminary user manual. I always make both a video manual and a written manual. for each of my kickstarter campaigns. This is my sixth campaign. The kickstarter campaign still has more tha...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:01:25 PDT
AI2 Android receive two potmeter value (request example) http://www.instructables.com/id/AI2-Android-receive-two-potmeter-value-request-exa/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:52:57 PDT
Talking Skull http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Skull/
Talking Skull - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/8VKN/HZWJ518H/FLJ8VKNHZWJ518H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/8VKN/HZWJ518H/FLJ8VKNHZWJ518H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/8VKN/HZWJ518H/FLJ8VKNHZWJ518H.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker This talking skull says whatever you want (you record a message) and it starts talking when the camera sees a certain color (you program the color).An Arduino converts speech (on the fly) to servo movements for the jaw. A Pixy camera detects color (you choose the color) and activates the skull when...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:24:02 PDT
Web Controlled Wifi LED Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Controlled-Wifi-LED-Tower/
Web Controlled Wifi LED Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/08ZX/HZV3P8ON/F0E08ZXHZV3P8ON.SMALL.jpg CarlS This project is a web controlled LED tower that uses an Arduino and Wifi Shield to connect to a web server to get commands submitted by users. The goal was to make the project mobile so it can be taken to shows and still allow control from the web.You can control this project live at TeleToyland!Th...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:48:51 PDT
Fade a LED with a potentiometer on Intel Galileo and Visual Programming http://www.instructables.com/id/Fade-a-LED-with-a-potentiometer-on-Intel-Galileo-a/
Fade a LED with a potentiometer on Intel Galileo and Visual Programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/U0AG/HZXYK51Z/FT6U0AGHZXYK51Z.SMALL.jpg wyliodrin This tutorial shows you how to fade a LED using a potentiometer on Intel Galileo using the Intel IoT Development Kit and Wyliodrin. You will need:* Intel Galileo Board, rev 1 or 2 * a Grove Shield * a Grove LED * a Grove Potentiometer* a Galileo Wyliodrin account (www.wyliodrin.com) Instead of writi...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:13:13 PDT
Blink a LED on Intel Galileo and Visual Programmig http://www.instructables.com/id/Blink-a-LED-on-Intel-Galileo-and-Visual-Programmig/
Blink a LED on Intel Galileo and Visual Programmig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/6Z2R/HZXYK1NB/FQO6Z2RHZXYK1NB.SMALL.jpg wyliodrin This tutorial shows you how to blink a LED on Intel Galileo using the Intel IoT Development Kit and Wyliodrin. You will need:* Intel Galileo Board, rev 1 or 2* a Grove Shield* a Grove LED* a Galileo Wyliodrin account (www.wyliodrin.com)Instead of writing code, you can drag and drop blocks and Wyliod...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 08:12:37 PDT
Mod a USB to TTL Serial Adapter (CP2102) to program Arduino Pro Mini like the FTDI Board with Auto-reset http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-a-USB-to-TTL-Serial-Adapter-CP2102-to-program-/
Mod a USB to TTL Serial Adapter (CP2102) to program Arduino Pro Mini like the FTDI Board with Auto-reset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/96WY/HZTOA0MZ/FJC96WYHZTOA0MZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/96WY/HZTOA0MZ/FJC96WYHZTOA0MZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/96WY/HZTOA0MZ/FJC96WYHZTOA0MZ.SMALL.jpg Vitim This USB to TTL Serial board based on the CP2102 chip, is readily available on eBay. And it can be used to program the Arduino Pro Mini and others which don't have USB on board. But it's not as convenient as the FTDI board sold by spark fun.The pin out of the USB adapter and the Arduino doesn't matc...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 14:33:43 PDT
Arduino Home Automation System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Automation-System/
Arduino Home Automation System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/2J5M/HZWJ59ZM/FRY2J5MHZWJ59ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/2J5M/HZWJ59ZM/FRY2J5MHZWJ59ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/2J5M/HZWJ59ZM/FRY2J5MHZWJ59ZM.SMALL.jpg Eisad HelloToday i thought i would share with u this project its fairly easy and dosnt use much parts its the Arduino Home Automation.Parts needed.Arduino(any) Bluetooth module 2 CH Relay Breadboard and some jumpersSorry i am demostrating this with LED but Fritzing didnt had any 2 CH rRelay module.But yea...
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:45:47 PDT