DIY Arduino Color Sensor

5,645

43

2

How to make a DIY Arduino Color Sensor

Step 1: Parts

4 Leds (Green,Blue,Red,Yellow)

4 220ohm resistor

1 LDR

1 10k resistor

Female Pins

PCB

Step 2: Cut the PCB

Shape your design to the PCB. Then cut it. I used 3.5cm by 2.5cm

Step 3: Start Soldering Part 1

Start Soldering the Leds like the schematic.

Step 4: Soldering Part 2

Solder the LDR with the 10k resistor and the Pins like the schematic.

Step 5: Connect It and Upload the Code

Connect the Pins like the Schematic and Upload the Code.

Step 6: Done!!!

After you have Upload the code, see how your DIY sensor finds the colours.If a colour matches,the led colour will flash 3 times.Hope you enjoy!!

Share

    Recommendations

    • Tape Contest

      Tape Contest
    • Arduino Contest 2019

      Arduino Contest 2019
    • Trash to Treasure

      Trash to Treasure

    2 Discussions

    0
    None
    Spaceman Spiff

    3 years ago

    This is very illuminating, thanks for the instructable!

    0
    None
    stringstretcher

    3 years ago

    No comments here? Why not? This is a great instructable!