Instructables: exploring - video - arduino - arduino http://www.instructables.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:32:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Android receiving data from arduino via bluetooth (app inventor 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-receiving-data-from-arduino-via-bluetooth-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/2VYT/HUHT0W6E/FH42VYTHUHT0W6E.SMALL.jpg planetleak This short video show you, how receive data from arduino with your android phone. App created in app inventor 2. In the video im used too big delay to receive data, you can reduce. Thank you.
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 02:04:47 PDT
Old RC car hacked: Android control via Bt. (Accelerometer steering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-RC-car-hacked-Android-control-via-Bt-Accelerom/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/345E/HUGH8GBK/F34345EHUGH8GBK.SMALL.jpg planetleak Today i found my very old rc car, i have a little tuning... :) Control program created with app inventor 2. Steering with phone accelerometer, moving with a slider. Unfortunately the slider too strait, but can be worse. :) Code is far from elegant, but easy and work with lot of fun. I created a li...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 04:16:58 PDT
Aquarium automatic fan control with arduino mini http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-automatic-fan-control-with-arduino-mini/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/PTM2/HUGH8F47/FD5PTM2HUGH8F47.SMALL.jpg planetleak Another good thing for the aquarium, in the summer heat. :) With this arduino mini device, you can turn on automaticly the aquarium fan when the water temperature crossed the adjusted level. Adjustable between 21-30*C. (69.8-86*F) Temperature sensor: DS18B20 (waterproof) This version for nona aqu...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 00:14:00 PDT
Android automatic open electric door with QR code scan http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-automatic-open-electric-door-with-QR-code-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSU/T0VH/HUGH8F2V/FSUT0VHHUGH8F2V.SMALL.jpg planetleak This simple tutorial, show you, how to make a simple electric door opener. No buttons needed. When you open the app, the phone automatic connect to your arduino via bluetooth, and scanning the QR code, then open the door for 3 sec, and app closing, disconnect from arduino. Arduino code in video de...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 23:57:13 PDT
Arduino - Automated Sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Automated-Sprinkler/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/GO1D/HTVIFDDK/F7TGO1DHTVIFDDK.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to create an automated garden hose using the arduino and an RTC. I apologize for the length of the video but it has every step included in it from how to put the PVC pipe together and how the hardware and software work together. Enjoy Checkout the Forum!! ht...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:39:33 PDT
Making an Arduino Powered Curtain Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Arduino-Powered-Curtain-Automation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/L6MA/HT20Y74P/F9OL6MAHT20Y74P.SMALL.jpg chickenparmi In this video I start work on showing you how to make an Arduino Powered device that will open and close curtains! By using some rope and a continuous rotation servo I am able to create a pulley system that will serve as the backbones to the movement system. This is the first part where I 3D prin...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:42:26 PDT
Robotic Hand controlled by Gesture with Arduino + Leap Motion http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-To-Hand-Robotic-Hand-Polymorph-Arduino-Leap-M/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G3CP/HS80FOKE/FWOG3CPHS80FOKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G3CP/HS80FOKE/FWOG3CPHS80FOKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/G3CP/HS80FOKE/FWOG3CPHS80FOKE.SMALL.jpg acali IMPORTANT: As promised I m making a full step by step instructions: CLICK HERE Hello everyone, this is just a video about my university final project! The hand is controlled by Leap Motion + Arduino Uno (Standard Firmata, Nodejs & Johnny Five) + Servo Motors and the hand itself was made with Pol...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 07:20:03 PST
Arduino & Servo Motor to your Music box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Servo-Motor-to-your-Music-box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/3FUQ/HS80F3E3/FGH3FUQHS80F3E3.SMALL.jpg ALP Electronic Innovation Download our free Arduino project code here. Things needed: 1. Arduino 2. Servo Motor 3. Toggle switch 4. Resistor (10K) Instructions: 1. Install your Servo motor (9g) or above at the side of your box. 2. Connect all the wirings. 3. Upload the Arduino code. You may also want ...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:53:42 PST
Setting a Real Time Clock (RTC) with an Arduino Pro Micro http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-a-Real-Time-Clock-RTC-with-an-Arduino-Pro-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DSH3/HRBNA0LD/FJ0DSH3HRBNA0LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DSH3/HRBNA0LD/FJ0DSH3HRBNA0LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/DSH3/HRBNA0LD/FJ0DSH3HRBNA0LD.SMALL.jpg JayconSystems For a lot of projects, you need to be able to know the real time. It being precise seconds, the time of the day, or the date of the month, a RTC Real Time Clock Module is the answer to that need. With low-power consumption, advanced accuracy, calibration and 2 alarm features, our Real Time Clock a...
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Thu, 6 Feb 2014 08:06:13 PST
Datalogging, timestamp, & Monitor Arduino Data with an incredible Bash-One-Liner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-log-data-from-the-command-line-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/3Z4T/HQS4YJ7S/F5U3Z4THQS4YJ7S.SMALL.jpg jabberwocky1396 The description doesn't fit on one line -- but the code does! This is a bash one-liner for logging data from the Arduino, and for processing (e.g. timestamping, reacting to sensor readings, etc.) and then redirecting data file. I have tried this out on Mac Os X, but I'll verify it on the Raspberr...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:39:35 PST
Arduino - Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Music/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/DXE2/HRPBK3Q7/FBFDXE2HRPBK3Q7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/DXE2/HRPBK3Q7/FBFDXE2HRPBK3Q7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/DXE2/HRPBK3Q7/FBFDXE2HRPBK3Q7.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to get the arduino to play music.  This video will also be a prelude into how to make the same thing using a simple pic microcontroller. Arduino Example Code: http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/Tone
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:03:36 PST
Sculpture Robot (Part 8 of 9): Arduino Robotics Actuator Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpture-Robot-Part-8-of-9-Arduino-Robotics-Actua/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/X1X0/HQJDT20V/F6LX1X0HQJDT20V.SMALL.jpg morganrauscher ​I have been building sculpture for over ten years and I have watched the evolution of machining technology go from CNC milling to 3D desktop object printing. These ‘making machines’ have formed a physical gap between my hands and the materials I sculpt, and I see this as a problem. As a contemporar...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 07:01:56 PST
How to use Arduino ISP Shield 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-Arduino-ISP-Shield-20/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A0VI/HOSLKM6V/FLGA0VIHOSLKM6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A0VI/HOSLKM6V/FLGA0VIHOSLKM6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A0VI/HOSLKM6V/FLGA0VIHOSLKM6V.SMALL.jpg mantaspats Check out my kickstarter campaign for the new model ! Turn our arduino into an ISP programmer to burn boot-loaders and upload code to Attiny85, Attiny84, Atmega328, Atmega1624, Attiny4313.. How To Burn Bootloader In order to upload sketches via serial port you first need to burn the bootloader o...
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 04:24:01 PST
Potentiometers and AnalogRead - How to Arduino #4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Potentiometers-and-AnalogRead-How-to-Arduino-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/LXMA/HO7XIKIA/F6CLXMAHO7XIKIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/LXMA/HO7XIKIA/F6CLXMAHO7XIKIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/LXMA/HO7XIKIA/F6CLXMAHO7XIKIA.SMALL.jpg meanpc I demonstrate how to use AnalogRead to read the position of a potentiometer, use the MAP command to translate the value that can then be used to change the position of an attached servo motor.
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 22:16:22 PST
How to Arduino #3 - Servos! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Arduino-3-Servos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/87SC/HO7XFWA1/FW987SCHO7XFWA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/87SC/HO7XFWA1/FW987SCHO7XFWA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/87SC/HO7XFWA1/FW987SCHO7XFWA1.SMALL.jpg meanpc How to use servos - I show how to connect and program servos on the Arduino. I am using the TowerPro MG995 and HiTec HS-322HD servos.
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 22:14:00 PST
Use a 1602 LCD display - How to Arduino #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-1602-LCD-display-How-to-Arduino-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WR4U/HO7XFW9Z/FTOWR4UHO7XFW9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WR4U/HO7XFW9Z/FTOWR4UHO7XFW9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/WR4U/HO7XFW9Z/FTOWR4UHO7XFW9Z.SMALL.jpg meanpc How to use a standard 16X2 LCD with the Arduino
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 22:11:38 PST
How to Arduino #1 - Installing Arduino and uploading a sketch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Arduino-1-Installing-Arduino-and-uploading-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/MIUG/HO7XQOWD/FELMIUGHO7XQOWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/MIUG/HO7XQOWD/FELMIUGHO7XQOWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/MIUG/HO7XQOWD/FELMIUGHO7XQOWD.SMALL.jpg meanpc I show how to install Arduino on a Mac, talk about the Arduino Nano a little, upload a sketch to the Arduino, then talk about how breadboards work.
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 23:13:01 PST
Remote Control your Computer using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-your-Computer-using-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/HYKH/HO239104/F4RHYKHHO239104.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used a Teensyduino to act as a translator between an infrared remote control and my computer.  The Teensy reads the infrared signals from the remote control and then emulates a USB computer keyboard.  I'm using it to control VLC Media Player using my remote control instead of the keyboar...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:05:39 PST
Clone Infrared Signals with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Clone-Infrared-Signals-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/I7WW/HNR83K1V/FIII7WWHNR83K1V.SMALL.jpg rickosgood This week I used an Arduino and my PC to clone an infrared remote control.  I used this to automatically turn on an electric heater every morning so my bedroom is nice and toasty when I wake up! Download the code: http://www.richardosgood.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/ArduinoInfraredCloner.zi...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:18:24 PST
The cheapest and simplest method to control arduino through ethernet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-cheapest-and-simplest-method-to-control-arduin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/N8SX/HNTTECVL/FIXN8SXHNTTECVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/N8SX/HNTTECVL/FIXN8SXHNTTECVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/N8SX/HNTTECVL/FIXN8SXHNTTECVL.SMALL.jpg kerimil A video on how to control arduino through ethernet. Full two way communication both sending and reciving! Shows the overview, wiring instructions, arduino sketch, testing as well as an extra part on creating an android app that communicates with the server on the ethernet module. arduino sketch be...
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 19:25:57 PST
TWSU Introduction to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/TWSU-Introduction-to-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/RX4S/HNRKFUM4/FZURX4SHNRKFUM4.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Always wanted to know what Arduino is all about? We created a short introduction video into the world of physical computing and Arduino. Presented by our founder Daniel Hirschmann. We have an amazing Start Arduino Kit for sale on our online shop to get you started with cool projects How about join...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 10:20:46 PST
Fire Breathing Jack-O-Lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Breathing-Jack-O-Lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/9DLL/HN386RQ5/FI99DLLHN386RQ5.SMALL.jpg rickosgood In this video I build a jack-o-lantern that can breathe fire! Unfortunately I don't feel this project is safe enough to actually put outside for Halloween, but it was a fun experiment nonetheless!  Maybe a better trigger mechanism and better safety features could make this project safer.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:26:30 PDT
Arduino Powered Jack-O'-lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Jack-O-lantern/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/ASX3/HLZREWEF/FMTASX3HLZREWEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/ASX3/HLZREWEF/FMTASX3HLZREWEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/ASX3/HLZREWEF/FMTASX3HLZREWEF.SMALL.jpg chickenparmi Instead of getting all messy carving up a pumpkin, how about we take a technological approach to an old favourite halloween tradition. For more information and source code check out: http://www.duino-robotics.com/jack-o-lantern.html
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 21:58:56 PDT
Automatic Guitar Tuner http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Guitar-Tuner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/LTKF/HKM94B2Q/F67LTKFHKM94B2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/LTKF/HKM94B2Q/F67LTKFHKM94B2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/LTKF/HKM94B2Q/F67LTKFHKM94B2Q.SMALL.jpg angrycho Two things that I really like to do are: play guitar and tinker with my Arduino. I was very interested at the thought of this project, so I decided to do it. I am new to programming, so this was a real challenge to me! This machine works with an electric guitar. It takes the electrical signal trans...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 11:32:39 PDT
How to hack digital Infra Red switch to make analogic IR distance sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hack-digital-Infra-Red-switch-to-make-analo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/I84O/HJKBZYX9/F76I84OHJKBZYX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/I84O/HJKBZYX9/F76I84OHJKBZYX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/I84O/HJKBZYX9/F76I84OHJKBZYX9.SMALL.jpg affiaymen You will need a static digital (0-1) IR switch  An Arduino  And See the video :)) ------- Idea: The idea is to change the emitter voltage and detect distance based on map function ... ------- Code ------- #define pIRR 10 #define pIRE 3 //speed of detection Ms int Captspeed = 50; void setup() {   Se...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 16:46:34 PDT
Arduino IR remote Sensor L293D - DOUBLE BRIDGE H 600MA http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-IR-remote-Sensor-L293D-DOUBLE-BRIDGE-H-6/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/QJ2P/HJKBYCFL/FLIQJ2PHJKBYCFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/QJ2P/HJKBYCFL/FLIQJ2PHJKBYCFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/QJ2P/HJKBYCFL/FLIQJ2PHJKBYCFL.SMALL.jpg affiaymen My first Arduino Test IR remote Sensor L293D - DOUBLE BRIDGE H 600MA. Mecanno car . I replced the engine from an RC car , and a servo. Installed an IR receptor , arduino default package remote control and some code ... :) Enjoy :) //AFFI AYMEN //27-07-2013 For Instructable //Arduino / Servo / IR / ...
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 15:52:42 PDT
Android phone used as a GSM shield for arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-phone-used-as-a-GSM-shield-for-arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UMJW/HD8TWN8Q/F7XUMJWHD8TWN8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UMJW/HD8TWN8Q/F7XUMJWHD8TWN8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UMJW/HD8TWN8Q/F7XUMJWHD8TWN8Q.SMALL.jpg kerimil Here my another video showing how to use app inventor and bluetooth communication to interface an arduino board and an android device. This time I am showing how to use the texting function in order to turn the phone into a free GSM shield for arduino. If you want more general information on interf...
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 03:06:20 PDT
Light controlled mixer blender,project for arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-controlled-mixer-blenderproject-for-arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/W892/HI3TX1HU/FIOW892HI3TX1HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/W892/HI3TX1HU/FIOW892HI3TX1HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/W892/HI3TX1HU/FIOW892HI3TX1HU.SMALL.jpg costy35 Light controlled mixer blender,project for arduino!
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 09:24:48 PDT
Arduino based Aquarium Fertilizer Auto Doser http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Aquarium-Fertilizer-Auto-Doser/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/LA1R/HHJO52LP/FX1LA1RHHJO52LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/LA1R/HHJO52LP/FX1LA1RHHJO52LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/LA1R/HHJO52LP/FX1LA1RHHJO52LP.SMALL.jpg shiftline After constantly forgetting to dose my planted aquarium with fertilizers i decided to find a way to automate this process. I built an arduino auto doser to keep my little eco system thriving.  This system dosing a specified amount of fertilizers via 3 dosing pumps at a set time each morning. I have ...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 15:46:16 PDT
Arduino_PID - FAN Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoPID-FAN-Controller/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/RIM3/HGU2JI5D/FCQRIM3HGU2JI5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/RIM3/HGU2JI5D/FCQRIM3HGU2JI5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/RIM3/HGU2JI5D/FCQRIM3HGU2JI5D.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 These videos are a complement to my other instructable about Arduino_PID. Now we have a FAN speed controller. I hope you enjoy this project. Cheers. Instructions about the project: The DC motor driver: The reflective optical sensor: Fan control in operatio...
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Sun, 19 May 2013 11:46:24 PDT
Sling Shot Controller for Angry Birds http://www.instructables.com/id/Sling-Shot-Controller-for-Angry-Birds/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5865/HGU272EY/FKK5865HGU272EY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5865/HGU272EY/FKK5865HGU272EY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/5865/HGU272EY/FKK5865HGU272EY.SMALL.jpg alpesh.vitha Learn how to make a simple sling shot device to play Angry Birds using Arduino Leonardo. Below is the Arduino code with explanation in comments. /*   This code is in the public domain Author: alpeshVitha Date: 18th May 2013 */ int sPull = 0; // Start Position of the x axis int ePull = 0; // E...
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Sat, 18 May 2013 22:45:27 PDT
Arduino MATLAB - Interfacing with ADXL330 Accelerometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MATLAB-Interfacing-with-ADXL330-Accelero/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ZJNX/HGH70NAO/FQXZJNXHGH70NAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ZJNX/HGH70NAO/FQXZJNXHGH70NAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/ZJNX/HGH70NAO/FQXZJNXHGH70NAO.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder Seeeduino MEGA 2560 with ADXL330 Reference: http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/ADXL3xx http://playground.arduino.cc/Main/ADX... https://www.sparkfun.com/datasheets/C... For more projects, please visit - http://retardokiddo.blogspot.sg/
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Tue, 14 May 2013 23:31:55 PDT
How to use a Nokia 5110 84X48 LCD display with your Arduino (It's easy and cheap!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-Nokia-5110-84X48-LCD-display-with-you/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/2I6B/HGHC8EO1/FMW2I6BHGHC8EO1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/2I6B/HGHC8EO1/FMW2I6BHGHC8EO1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMW/2I6B/HGHC8EO1/FMW2I6BHGHC8EO1.SMALL.jpg meanpc It's cheap and easy to add an 84X48 LCD to your Arduino project.  These Nokia 5110 displays are surplus from the Nokia phones of the late 90's.  While the tech is old, it makes a fantastic backlit display for your Arduino projects.  There is a ton of library support too.   The cost - cheap!  You ca...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 20:19:42 PDT
DIY Arduino controlled Dosing pumps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arduino-controlled-Dosing-pumps/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/KE5O/HGH6XT9F/F3DKE5OHGH6XT9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/KE5O/HGH6XT9F/F3DKE5OHGH6XT9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/KE5O/HGH6XT9F/F3DKE5OHGH6XT9F.SMALL.jpg shiftline After constantaly forgetting to put fertalizers in my planted tank i decided to find a way to automate this daily task.. I have been meaning to learn to use microcontrolelrs and decided that arduino would be the perfect platforum for my project! Check out the video below to see how i built my A...
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Mon, 13 May 2013 20:12:00 PDT
DIY $200 Robotic Hand - Arduino Project http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-200-Robotic-Hand-Arduino-Project/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/MCRE/HGH71I1C/FCFMCREHGH71I1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/MCRE/HGH71I1C/FCFMCREHGH71I1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/MCRE/HGH71I1C/FCFMCREHGH71I1C.SMALL.jpg aaronthomen I designed and built this robotic hand and the controller for less than $200.  The fingers and thumb are controlled by servo motors.  The first video shows the hand in action.  The second video shows how to make the hand.  Here is Part 2: DIY $200 Robotic Hand Part 2: The Controller Visit my websi...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 09:39:56 PDT
HACKED Ikea Paper lamp. http://www.instructables.com/id/HACKED-Ikea-Paper-lamp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/C4GU/HGH6PZ4J/FULC4GUHGH6PZ4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/C4GU/HGH6PZ4J/FULC4GUHGH6PZ4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/C4GU/HGH6PZ4J/FULC4GUHGH6PZ4J.SMALL.jpg timbit1985 My wife has been talking about getting one of those really chinsy plug in the wall night lights for the nursery. Seeing as how I had a number of extra LED strips, a lamp that was already located in the nursery,  microcontrollers, and SCR's kicking around I told her I'd make her something better. I s...
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Fri, 10 May 2013 23:00:43 PDT
Ultimate opensource computerized Slidee carriage contruction (part 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-opensource-computerized-Slidee-carriage-c/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/KGQ0/HFPTIQVY/FHGKGQ0HFPTIQVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/KGQ0/HFPTIQVY/FHGKGQ0HFPTIQVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/KGQ0/HFPTIQVY/FHGKGQ0HFPTIQVY.SMALL.jpg ritwika This is the complete tutorial for construction of the Slidee carriage. The construction photos, Slidee controller circuit and software can be downloaded from http://sourceforge.net/projects/slidee and you are invited to add and enhance this opensource project. Sources for aluminum beam and mounting...
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Mon, 6 May 2013 22:12:14 PDT
EBICU [ E-BIke-Control-Unit ] http://www.instructables.com/id/EBICU-E-BIke-Control-Unit-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64YR/HFD1DWTE/FWF64YRHFD1DWTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64YR/HFD1DWTE/FWF64YRHFD1DWTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/64YR/HFD1DWTE/FWF64YRHFD1DWTE.SMALL.jpg debouve control unit for E-Bikes based on an arduino microcontroller. The control unit drives the motor (motor shield / throttle), displays temperature values (green column)​​, power values ​​(red column) and speed values (blue column) ​​via smartphone using bluetooth. Should the bike be moved after parkin...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:20:52 PDT
3x3x3 LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3x3x3-LED-Cube-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/XK0U/HEBN3QGW/F0HXK0UHEBN3QGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/XK0U/HEBN3QGW/F0HXK0UHEBN3QGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/XK0U/HEBN3QGW/F0HXK0UHEBN3QGW.SMALL.jpg BIGDOG1971 Hello! This is my first 3x3x3 LED Cube project. This project was based on the design of our colleague GZIP: "LED Cube and Arduino Lib". Visit  the link below; there you will find all the constructions steps of the Cube and even the Arduino library with example code. http://www.instructables.com/id...
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Sat, 16 Mar 2013 15:17:46 PDT
Mike's Lab - THE WEATHER PREDICTING MOODLIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikes-Lab-THE-WEATHER-PREDICTING-MOODLIGHT/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/V2C4/HEBN9XT9/FBXV2C4HEBN9XT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/V2C4/HEBN9XT9/FBXV2C4HEBN9XT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/V2C4/HEBN9XT9/FBXV2C4HEBN9XT9.SMALL.jpg mpieters1 In this video we're making a weather predicting light! Good luck! For the TextFinder library: http://playground.arduino.cc/Code/Tex... The code is available on Github! http://goo.gl/FPbIU And here on my website: http://mikepieters.com/codes/weatherm... Good luck! In case you've got any questions, f...
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 11:41:48 PDT
Arduino temperature web monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-things-arduino-using-Android-mobile/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9YWU/HE7CXDZQ/FCV9YWUHE7CXDZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9YWU/HE7CXDZQ/FCV9YWUHE7CXDZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/9YWU/HE7CXDZQ/FCV9YWUHE7CXDZQ.SMALL.jpg kerimil In this instructable you'll learn how to establish communication between the arduino board (or any microcontroller that suports UART) and the Internet through an android device. Once you know how to do that you can control a lamp in your bedroom from the other side of the globe, check temperature ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 07:11:51 PDT
Use RFduino to run Arduino compatible sketches and communicate with your iPhone using Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-RFduino-to-run-Arduino-compatible-sketches-and/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/7M5J/HDYZIUBZ/F547M5JHDYZIUBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/7M5J/HDYZIUBZ/F547M5JHDYZIUBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/7M5J/HDYZIUBZ/F547M5JHDYZIUBZ.SMALL.jpg opensourcerf Wireless coin-sized Arduino compatible open-source micro-computer that talks to your iPhone using Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy The RFduino is a stand-alone board, just like the Arduino UNO. In addition, the RFduino has a powerful ARM Cortex processor and Bluetooth Low-Energy 4.0 built-in, which take y...
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Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:34:17 PST
Playing Imperial March on a fast switching valve http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Imperial-March-on-a-fast-switching-valve/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TPLF/HN82ABCO/FOTTPLFHN82ABCO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TPLF/HN82ABCO/FOTTPLFHN82ABCO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/TPLF/HN82ABCO/FOTTPLFHN82ABCO.SMALL.jpg kerimil I thought that there have been dozens or Imperial marches played by floppy drives or step motors so I might as well do something new... The sound you hear is produced by high pressure air rushing out of the valve - it opens and closes very very fast and produces sound. The valve I used here is Fest...
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Wed, 27 Feb 2013 07:19:47 PST
Activate LED with button -- Arduino Example Video http://www.instructables.com/id/Activate-LED-with-button-Arduino-Example-Video/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D5T2/HD4VGZQX/FJKD5T2HD4VGZQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D5T2/HD4VGZQX/FJKD5T2HD4VGZQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/D5T2/HD4VGZQX/FJKD5T2HD4VGZQX.SMALL.jpg marc.cryan The shows me assembling the circuit on page 43 of Getting Started with Arduino, by Massimo Banzi. This example is a very good starting point when using the Arduino system.  It is the basis of my project Blinky Fish Here is how it works:  Code is loaded onto the Arduino board from a computer ...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 15:44:32 PST
Arduino-based Burglar and Fire Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Burglar-and-Fire-Alarm-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/XIXP/HD8TWSVG/F5MXIXPHD8TWSVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/XIXP/HD8TWSVG/F5MXIXPHD8TWSVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/XIXP/HD8TWSVG/F5MXIXPHD8TWSVG.SMALL.jpg mykh Hi folks, I would like to share with you my project. It is an Arduino based alarm system which consists of 4x4 matrix keypad, 16x02 LCD screen is connected to board using 2-wire schematic on 74LS164 and ATmega328p. Here is the sources: https://github.com/mykh/Burglar-and-Fire-Alarm-System-Arduino ...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 03:26:46 PST
Build your own ultimate open-source computerized sliding timelapse rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-ultimate-open-source-computerized-s/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZDJ4/HCB8TW72/FEDZDJ4HCB8TW72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZDJ4/HCB8TW72/FEDZDJ4HCB8TW72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/ZDJ4/HCB8TW72/FEDZDJ4HCB8TW72.SMALL.jpg ritwika Ritwika shares her Arduino based open-source time lapse rig design. In this series she will teach you how you too can build this rig under $300, while a comparable commercial one will cost you many thousands of dollars. Everyone is invited to enhance and contribute to this open source design to make...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 10:34:54 PST
Kinect Driven Adruino Powered Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Kinect-Driven-Adruino-Powered-Hand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/0ETI/HCB8QIKQ/FZ70ETIHCB8QIKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/0ETI/HCB8QIKQ/FZ70ETIHCB8QIKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/0ETI/HCB8QIKQ/FZ70ETIHCB8QIKQ.SMALL.jpg calvin_evird Hi everyone, I'm not entirely sure if I can place this here since its more of a show off video instead of a how to :P. If so delete if necessary, but thought I would show my kinect driven hand I made. It uses an arduino uno, the hand works like I'm assuming a lot of people have seen before, just ser...
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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 22:54:13 PST
Light control with Gesture http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-control-with-Gesture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/XVIB/HC3PTKZ6/FL2XVIBHC3PTKZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/XVIB/HC3PTKZ6/FL2XVIBHC3PTKZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/XVIB/HC3PTKZ6/FL2XVIBHC3PTKZ6.SMALL.jpg saurabh.saxena You need Arduino, LED, an IDE for java & a acoustic guitar(to create the background music). The background music is also my creation :) Website: http://www.namanya.co.in/
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 09:34:42 PST
Cheap Robot with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Robot-with-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/YFOW/HAQ2UF61/FJBYFOWHAQ2UF61.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/YFOW/HAQ2UF61/FJBYFOWHAQ2UF61.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/YFOW/HAQ2UF61/FJBYFOWHAQ2UF61.SMALL.jpg dworley I wanted to learn electronics, Arduino programming, and soldering so I figured I'd pick one of Randy's projects and copy it. I ended up with a different motor configuration. My front motor points down and turns a little quarter gear which then turns the front wheels. This meant that none of Randy's...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 15:45:29 PST
Phase One of an Arduino to Digital Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Phase-One-of-an-Arduino-to-Digital-Circuit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/FXHZ/HANAVUHJ/FTTFXHZHANAVUHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/FXHZ/HANAVUHJ/FTTFXHZHANAVUHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/FXHZ/HANAVUHJ/FTTFXHZHANAVUHJ.SMALL.jpg toast5678 13 Dec. 2012 I plan to add more to it in the next few days. It will be added to this 'ible.
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 05:46:52 PST