Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino http://www.instructables.com Mon, 25 May 2015 16:53:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Prototype Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Boat-Autopilot/
Prototype Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Here's how to build an autopilot which can steer an RC boat to waypoints! It's easy to build, based on the popular Arduino platform, and great for hobbyists who want some soldering practice! With this autopilot, an RC boat can go long distances without any human intervention, like an autonomous dron...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 15:00:44 PDT
The Wipe-Eyeglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wipe-Eyeglasses/
The Wipe-Eyeglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/GZQJ/IA3RG5J5/F9NGZQJIA3RG5J5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/GZQJ/IA3RG5J5/F9NGZQJIA3RG5J5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9N/GZQJ/IA3RG5J5/F9NGZQJIA3RG5J5.SMALL.jpg Victr The Wipe-Eyeglasses is a new invention that wipes automatically your eyeglasses or your sunglasses.Today, eyeglasses and sunglasses are very important in our life. Seeing well is a priority, so have clean glasses is necessary. Well, when we wipe our glasses, we mechanically use what we have at hand ...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:45:32 PDT
Chronobot : A clever alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Chronobot-A-clever-alarm-clock/
Chronobot : A clever alarm clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/S8NG/IA3VIA6B/FU0S8NGIA3VIA6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/S8NG/IA3VIA6B/FU0S8NGIA3VIA6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/S8NG/IA3VIA6B/FU0S8NGIA3VIA6B.SMALL.jpg Paranoid Legend Chronobot is a clever alarm clock that can sense its own orientation. It is an analog clock with an awesome looking case. The clock is fairly easy to build and set up. It's been made using an ardunio mini and a TFT screen. Chronobot is customizable according to your preference of colors. It can be c...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:01:16 PDT
Arduino GPS/GSM Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-GPSGSM-Tracker/
Arduino GPS/GSM Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/T8QO/IA3RDT9F/FZ2T8QOIA3RDT9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/T8QO/IA3RDT9F/FZ2T8QOIA3RDT9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/T8QO/IA3RDT9F/FZ2T8QOIA3RDT9F.SMALL.jpg w1bmw Our community allows golf carts on the public roads to reduce pollution and congestion and my mother uses hers extensively. Golf carts don't have much in the way of security, so for peace of mind, I thought I'd roll my own vehicle location system. This has been done many times here on instructables...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 10:36:03 PDT
Getting Started with the Daflabs ESP8266 ESP-12 Breakout Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-the-Daflabs-ESP8266-ESP-12-Br/
Getting Started with the Daflabs ESP8266 ESP-12 Breakout Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/ZCT3/IA3YK9AM/F8QZCT3IA3YK9AM.SMALL.jpg ankitdaf This guide is a quick beginner's guide that shows how to use the ESP-12 Breakout board with the CP2102.What you'll need : 1. Daflabs ESP-12 Breakout Board2. CP2102 USB to UART Serial module 3. Jumper Wires4. Breadboard (optional) About the board The ESP-12 Breakout board breaks out the ESP-12 pi...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 08:35:00 PDT
An RFID Dog Toy with Sounds http://www.instructables.com/id/An-RFID-Dog-Toy-with-Sounds/
An RFID Dog Toy with Sounds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DKYR/IA3RAGBE/F22DKYRIA3RAGBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DKYR/IA3RAGBE/F22DKYRIA3RAGBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DKYR/IA3RAGBE/F22DKYRIA3RAGBE.SMALL.jpg Colombinary For my MSc in Interaction Design thesis, I built a prototype dog toy that could capture both sound and smell. I started with a lo-fi prototype including a soft toy in which I could hide a phone that played pre-recorded sounds that could be recognizable for the dog. Another compartment of the toy con...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 07:23:19 PDT
Robotic Button Masher Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Button-Masher-Clock/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 05:21:46 PDT
A videogame controlled by your dog http://www.instructables.com/id/A-videogame-controlled-by-your-dog/
A videogame controlled by your dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/V7TM/IA2CBCOG/F3YV7TMIA2CBCOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/V7TM/IA2CBCOG/F3YV7TMIA2CBCOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/V7TM/IA2CBCOG/F3YV7TMIA2CBCOG.SMALL.jpg Colombinary Arduino Dog is a project that I carried out for the Embodied Interaction course as part of the MSc in Interaction Design at Malmö University. Since the assignment was to make a game with Arduino and Processing using physical buttons, I decided to make a simple videogame that could be controlled by a...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 03:25:15 PDT
Android Phone Voice Controlled Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Android-RC-Lamp/
Android Phone Voice Controlled Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/UQA0/IA0X5WCL/FVAUQA0IA0X5WCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/UQA0/IA0X5WCL/FVAUQA0IA0X5WCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/UQA0/IA0X5WCL/FVAUQA0IA0X5WCL.SMALL.jpg mso797 In this Instructable we're going to make a lamp that we can control with an android phone. Using an app, we'll be able to adjust the brightness of the lamp. How it Works The brightness of the lamp is regulated by a simple dimmer switch. The switch is rotated autonomously using a basic servo, tha...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 00:39:46 PDT
Arduino: Installing Standard Firmata http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Installing-Standard-Firmata/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 21:40:12 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/EN6G/IA0WZ8X0/FCAEN6GIA0WZ8X0.SMALL.jpg caiomoraes All we know that Arduino is an excellent prototyping platform, principally because it uses a friendly programming language and there are a lot of extra incredible components that provide us great experiences. We can integrate the Arduino with differents shields or modules and build fantastic things....
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
DIY Receiver Controlled Switch (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Receiver-Controlled-Switch-Cheap-and-Easy/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 13:31:08 PDT
Arduino Iron Man Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 07:11:47 PDT
IOT LED ON/OFF BUTTON http://www.instructables.com/id/IOT-LED-ONOFF-BUTTON/
IOT LED ON/OFF BUTTON - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/YK7L/IA2BT93X/F1HYK7LIA2BT93X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/YK7L/IA2BT93X/F1HYK7LIA2BT93X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/YK7L/IA2BT93X/F1HYK7LIA2BT93X.SMALL.jpg KingConstantine This Internet of things LED connects to the web and either turns the LED ON or OFF. (in this case my web page with a simple on/off button, but you can link it to any event/page on the internet, i.e. when temperature is greater than 20 degrees, turn on LED).In this example I have Steam Punk'd (with w...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 05:26:01 PDT
ATTiny84 - I2C Slave - Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/ATTiny84-I2C-Slave-Arduino-UNO/
ATTiny84 - I2C Slave - Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/11VW/IA2BSZHK/F8Y11VWIA2BSZHK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/11VW/IA2BSZHK/F8Y11VWIA2BSZHK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/11VW/IA2BSZHK/F8Y11VWIA2BSZHK.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I've been working on building the pieces that I need to make myself a CNC PCB Mill for a little while now and the next part of the puzzle is trying to get the Arduino to control 3 step motors simultaneously. Since the architecture doesn't support multi-threading or multi-tasking, my solution is to o...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 04:53:18 PDT
Mini weather station with Attiny85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station-with-Attiny85/
Mini weather station with Attiny85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/QYOC/IA1ZH8TT/F1GQYOCIA1ZH8TT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/QYOC/IA1ZH8TT/F1GQYOCIA1ZH8TT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/QYOC/IA1ZH8TT/F1GQYOCIA1ZH8TT.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke In a recent instructable Indigod0g described a mini weather station that works pretty well, using two Arduinos. Maybe not everyone wants to sacrifice 2 Arduinos to get humidity and temperature readings and I commented that it should be possible to do a similar function with two Attiny85's. I guess ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 03:52:45 PDT
LED-matrix on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-matrix-on-a-budget/
LED-matrix on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/VMR8/IA0WGDLN/FIRVMR8IA0WGDLN.SMALL.jpg lmaywald A unique piece of furniture without spending a whole lot of money?! That is what i wanted to achive in this project. Also i am not completely unfamiliar with programming and electronics and ,like most of us do, i think that LEDs are just awesome, which is why i started this project. So without furth...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 15:50:24 PDT
Prevent Mobile over charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Prevent-Mobile-over-charging/
Prevent Mobile over charging - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/H6T2/IA1IVM78/F55H6T2IA1IVM78.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/H6T2/IA1IVM78/F55H6T2IA1IVM78.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/H6T2/IA1IVM78/F55H6T2IA1IVM78.SMALL.jpg Narzan Qarma How it Works! Plug in your phone to the device. Press the button for 4 second. Sleep well, and let the device do all the work.This is my second time I change my mobile because I forget it all the night on charger.There is no charger in the market that stops charging your mobile when the batter...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 15:44:18 PDT
Using a temperature sensor to control the speed of a motor using arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-temperature-sensor-to-control-the-speed-of/
Using a temperature sensor to control the speed of a motor using arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Y2AP/IA1IV2LP/FX8Y2APIA1IV2LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Y2AP/IA1IV2LP/FX8Y2APIA1IV2LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/Y2AP/IA1IV2LP/FX8Y2APIA1IV2LP.SMALL.jpg Hesham_Gaber This application is simple just by using temperature sensor LM35 with an arduino kit to control a fan and change its speed with respect to the temperature read by the micro-controller which in this case is the arduino kit .The temperature sensor LM35 is connected with the arduino with an analog inpu...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 15:18:00 PDT
Display live Arduino sensor readings on a Nokia 5110 LCD http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinonokia-lcd-data-display-EASY-VERSION/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:06:30 PDT
Color sensors and Arduino serial communication for beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-sensors-and-Arduino-serial-communication-for/
Color sensors and Arduino serial communication for beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/Q2RJ/IA0WHIV8/FRFQ2RJIA0WHIV8.SMALL.jpg giuliom_95 Hi all, I'm going to talk about color sensors: how to build and calibrate one and how to use it with serial communication through an Arduino board.The last step explains how I used this project for a Gimp (stands for "GNU Image Manipulation Program", here the official website: http://www.gimp.org/ )...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 10:25:22 PDT
Create a simple electronic lock with RFID using a RC522 http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-simple-electronic-lock-with-RFID-using-a-/
Create a simple electronic lock with RFID using a RC522 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3TMZ/IA0X7261/FCF3TMZIA0X7261.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3TMZ/IA0X7261/FCF3TMZIA0X7261.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/3TMZ/IA0X7261/FCF3TMZIA0X7261.SMALL.jpg sourcery This is a simple walkthrough on how to make a lock controlled with RFID tags. I show a few simple locking mechanisms, and also how to download and setup the RC522 RFID reader module. All the information is in the video.The sketch/code and more project information can be found here:http://duinos.net/...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:40:36 PDT
Adding Digispark (with bootloader) support to existing Arduino 1.6.x IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Digispark-with-bootloader-support-to-existi/
Adding Digispark (with bootloader) support to existing Arduino 1.6.x IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/F318/I9YRSRCS/FOHF318I9YRSRCS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/F318/I9YRSRCS/FOHF318I9YRSRCS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/F318/I9YRSRCS/FOHF318I9YRSRCS.SMALL.jpg Zeric1 Digispark is small Arduino IDE compatible development board based on the Atmel attiny85 that directly connects to USB. It has very few pins, but still can do some neat things. Digispark is copyright by Digistump LLC (digistump.com) and the full license is here: PolicyThere are some good tutorials ou...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 08:39:22 PDT
Ultrasonic Party Starter http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Party-Starter/
Ultrasonic Party Starter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/7LO5/I9YRMPWN/FP37LO5I9YRMPWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/7LO5/I9YRMPWN/FP37LO5I9YRMPWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/7LO5/I9YRMPWN/FP37LO5I9YRMPWN.SMALL.jpg JeremyC6 Have you ever wanted the party to start as soon as you enter the room? Now it can every time with the Ultrasonic Party Starter!This project uses an Arduino and an HC-SR04 sensor to kickoff the party. If you are unfamiliar with the HC-SR04, it is an ultrasonic ranging module. They can be found for ve...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 14:40:37 PDT
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing http://www.instructables.com/id/Dice-ATTINY85-Charlieplexing/
Dice ATTINY85 Charlieplexing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SX9Y/I9YC0L99/F7NSX9YI9YC0L99.SMALL.jpg Darduino (right dice was the first one)Tutorial for a DIY dice with Attiny85, Tilt sensor, Charlieplexing, Crystal resin.it's easy way to build your own little electronic dice for good price.French version on my blogInventory list Attiny 85 with socket Tilt sensor Led 39 ohms resistors Crystal resinglos...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:34:02 PDT
Arduino Electronic Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Electronic-Dice/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:33:48 PDT
Arduino Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Candle/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 13:19:26 PDT
Mini weather station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-weather-station/
Mini weather station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/Q0LO/I9YBYAYF/FQYQ0LOI9YBYAYF.SMALL.jpg indigod0g In this project, we will be making a mini weather station that measures temperature and humidity and transmits them wirelessly to a ground station, which displays the readings on an LCD display!It’s a fairly easy project and can be used either on its own or part of something bigger. List of materi...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 10:19:55 PDT
Low Altitude Environmental Monitoring with an Arduino based Weather Instrument and Aeropod Remote Sensing Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Altitude-Environmental-Monitoring-with-an-Ardu/
Low Altitude Environmental Monitoring with an Arduino based Weather Instrument and Aeropod Remote Sensing Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/JL2L/I9YBSS4R/FA2JL2LI9YBSS4R.SMALL.jpg mrdelemeester Project OverviewStudents at New Lothrop High School in Michigan have worked together to build a low altitude remote sensing platform called an "Aeropod" and outfitted it with an "Arduino" based weather instrument to gather atmospheric and other environmental data up to a height of 500 feet above gro...
By: mrdelemeester

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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:56:16 PDT
Interactive Gloves http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Gloves/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:47:09 PDT
Bumbley - The little servo robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bumbley-The-little-servo-robot/
Bumbley - The little servo robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/4RAC/I9YRB2DV/FLW4RACI9YRB2DV.SMALL.jpg jscottb Meet Bumbley, a little lost bot from the planet Teekmar'd - a small world that orbits Wolf 359. Bumbley likes to find good hiding places and avoid human contact at all cost! He can only see in infrared, so needs your help. So please help him find a good hiding place!!! :-)Bumbley is a servo driven ...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 05:22:48 PDT
Arduinos for Beginners Workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduinos-for-Beginners-Workshop/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 03:56:29 PDT
Kinect-Based Mimicry Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-Based-Mimicry-Robot/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 01:45:53 PDT
Arduino Bluetooth-Bot with android http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Bluetooth-Bot-with-android/
Arduino Bluetooth-Bot with android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/SO8I/I9YBZARR/FTPSO8II9YBZARR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/SO8I/I9YBZARR/FTPSO8II9YBZARR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/SO8I/I9YBZARR/FTPSO8II9YBZARR.SMALL.jpg mestrada3 Hello everyone,let's make a bluetooth robot controlled by android.Its an instructable step-by-step with some photos and obviously the arduino code, if you have questions please ask me. Thanks! Components of the project: 1. One, Arduino ( Arduino 2560 in my case, but you can use any type of arduin...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:09:36 PDT
TintPicker http://www.instructables.com/id/TintPicker/
TintPicker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/7LWQ/I9YBTKVD/F3H7LWQI9YBTKVD.SMALL.jpg SeokbinK Don't miss your favorite colors on the street. Tint Picker is a tangible color picker that allows you to save any colors in your life and build your color palette for the future design, painting, and fun. TintPicker is a remake of microphone toy which originally alters or exaggerates user's voice. W...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:08:40 PDT
DIY Door Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Door-Alarm/
DIY Door Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/U9H5/I9YBQLMS/F1VU9H5I9YBQLMS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/U9H5/I9YBQLMS/F1VU9H5I9YBQLMS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/U9H5/I9YBQLMS/F1VU9H5I9YBQLMS.SMALL.jpg Funguypro Ever wanted to know if a door was open? Or a alarm to scare of intruders?Well you found the right project! Gather Parts The parts you will need are listed below:1) Arduino2) LED or Buzzer (optional)3) Resistor4) aluminum foil, wire's5) power supply Build part 1 The build is very simple you do...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:25:32 PDT
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
24-hour Animal Crossing Clock Using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/24-hour-Animal-Crossing-Clock-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 16:11:02 PDT
Light-Controlled Blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Controlled-Blinds/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 12:31:38 PDT
DIY Dog Water Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Water-Alarm/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 10:21:53 PDT
Smart Charger - Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Charger-Hack/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 09:57:17 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
3x3x3 LED Cube Arduino-UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/3x3x3-LED-Cube-Arduino-UNO/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:43:28 PDT
8 x 8 LED Pong with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/8-x-8-LED-Pong-with-Arduino/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 01:07:59 PDT
Strawbee mood light trellis http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawbee-mood-light-trellis/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 00:05:36 PDT
The Making of A DIY Brushless Gimbal with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Brushless-Gimbal-with-Arduino/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:20:20 PDT
Automatic desktop fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-desktop-fan/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:05:09 PDT
make iBeacon http://www.instructables.com/id/make-iBeacon/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 15:30:30 PDT
Water Flow Sensor Interlock http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Flow-Sensor-Interlock/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 14:50:25 PDT
Solder USB-cable to Arduino UNO (clone) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-USB-cable-to-Arduino-UNO-clone/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:55:21 PDT