Joystick Controlled Remote Car

Joystick Controlled Remote Car

“We always are interested in remote controlled cars. Here I’ll show a way to use the Joystick module with Arduino and build a remote controlled car using Infra-Red as the transmitting medium.This will be an interesting project for a wireless car and will be interactive too since it uses joystick that we use in our XBOX or Play-Station …

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“Rob”: The Ultimate R/C Neopixel/Ws2812B Led Display Platform

“Rob”: The Ultimate R/C Neopixel/Ws2812B Led Display Platform

“About a year ago, I went out and got myself 5 meters of WS2812B LEDs, more commonly referred to as “NeoPixels” although mine aren’t from Adafruit. A few weeks ago, I finally figured out how to use them. So, with my new knowledge, I went out and tried to find something fun to do with them. VU Meter? Yup …

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Handheld Raspberry Pi Infra Red Camera

Handheld Raspberry Pi Infra Red Camera

“Following the construction of my trailcam, I’ve created a new version that is also hand held. The intention is to use it as a normal trailcam as before (leaving it in position and triggering the video / light via sensor), as well as using the IR lamp & camera to view wildlife in the dark via the screen. The main construction …

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The Butter Robot: the Arduino Robot With Existential Crisis

The Butter Robot: the Arduino Robot With Existential Crisis

“This project is based on the animated series “Rick and Morty”. In one of the episodes, Rick makes a robot whose sole purpose is to bring butter. As students from Bruface (Brussels Faculty of Engineering) we have an assignment for the mechatronics project which is to build a robot based on a suggested topic. The assignment for this project is …

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Foosball Scoreboard

Foosball Scoreboard

“Two months ago I was build Foosball table. It looks OK, but I miss Arduino. I didn’t like scoring units, so I was made electronic scoreboard. Main board I was chose Arduino Pro mini 5V. LCD display I was chose 16x02. For ball (goal) detector was used IR led for transmitter and TSOP34838 for receiver. 500ohm resistor it is …

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How to Make IR Sensor

How to Make IR Sensor

“Ir sensor used to dectect any movement made in front of the two sensors which is IR led and photodiode. The range of Ir sensor can be adjusted using variable resistor(preset) . the range depends on Quality and specification of Ir led and Photodiode used. Ir sensor can be used for making hobby projects like Line follower robot without using …

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TV Commercial Volume Suppressor

TV Commercial Volume Suppressor

“My dad constantly whines about how annoying it is when commercials are considerably louder than their accompanying program. Since his complaining was becoming more annoying than the actual commercials, I decided to create a little gadget that would solve both problems simultaneously. The gizmo I created will automatically lower the volume of the TV when it gets too loud, and …

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