Visual Accelerometer

Visual Accelerometer

“This project connects the ADLX345 3-Axis accelerometer to display a location on an 8x8 LED matrix using the MAX7219 LED driver chip. To run this project, simply follow the wiring diagram, and then run the code in your Arduino IDE. I made this project as a stepping stone toward larger projects that involve the ADLX345 accelerometer. This was made as …

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ARCA (Adorable Remote Controlled Android)

ARCA (Adorable Remote Controlled Android)

“This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). ARCA is an Adorable Remote Controlled Android that is incredibly fun to build and to play with. The goal of this project was to create something that anybody can understand and relate to by creating a robot that …

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Arduino Word Clock

Arduino Word Clock

“Further details on this build on my site here Word Clock Arduino Word Clock with minute resolution of time in words and linear display of seconds. There are also modes for digital clock, analogue clock, temperature & humidity, & also three games, Game of Life, Simon & Tetris. The clock can be stand alone or run as a slave off a Master Clock …

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Instructables View Counter

Instructables View Counter

“Subscriber counters for Youtube and Facebook are quite common, but why not make something similar for Instructables?That’s exactly what we’re going to do: in this instructable, we’ll make an Instructables view counter! The views will have to be captured from the interwebs, so we’ll use the common (and cheap) ESP8266 WiFi module to get the …

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ATtiny85 Clock

ATtiny85 Clock

“Because I use a lot of tutorials online, I figured I should give something back. So this is my first electronics tutorial, or any for that matter. I should note that I’m not a native English speaker So when I make a mistake or you think something should be a little different, I like to hear it. In this …

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Refrigerator Checker

Refrigerator Checker

“Do you have the trouble on determining the function of a refrigerator? Yes we are suffering too!That is why we build a refrigerator checker! When the moment you open your refrigerator and all you saw is the rotten meat and ruined vegetables? We are suffering the same problem! That is why we build the refrigerator checker to help with …

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Making a Moving, Wirelessly Controlled LED Display

Making a Moving, Wirelessly Controlled LED Display

“Introduction I have used LED matrix displays for a number of different projects over the last few years. These 8x8 LED units have a controller that allows an Arduino to talk to them sending text or graphic information that can be displayed in a number of ways. These small units can be daisy-chained together to create a long, scrolling display …

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