Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry-pi - featured https://www.instructables.com Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:44:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Barbara: the Talking AI Camera https://www.instructables.com/id/Barbara-the-Talking-AI-Camera/
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Thu, 2 May 2019 10:39:24 PDT
1986 Raspberry Pi Video Doorbell https://www.instructables.com/id/1986-Raspberry-Pi-Video-Doorbell/
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Thu, 2 May 2019 08:41:09 PDT
OTES - Portable Retro CRT Game Console https://www.instructables.com/id/OTES-a-Portable-Retro-CTR-Game-Console/
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Mon, 29 Apr 2019 18:26:54 PDT
How to Make Your Own Game Console https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Game-Console/
How to Make Your Own Game Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/BTAD/JUWYEBFQ/FYBBTADJUWYEBFQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/BTAD/JUWYEBFQ/FYBBTADJUWYEBFQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/BTAD/JUWYEBFQ/FYBBTADJUWYEBFQ.SMALL.jpg Nata_Maker Have you ever wanted to do your own video game console? A console that is cheap, small, powerful and even fits perfectly in your pocket? So in this project, I will show you guys how to make a game console using a Raspberry Pi.But what is a Raspberry Pi?So basically, a Raspberry Pi is a low cost, cre...
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Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:01:28 PDT
Vertical Bartop Arcade With Integrated PIXEL LED Display https://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Bartop-Arcade-With-Integrated-PIXEL-LED-D/
Vertical Bartop Arcade With Integrated PIXEL LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/XCZ4/JTT5UUU8/FINXCZ4JTT5UUU8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/XCZ4/JTT5UUU8/FINXCZ4JTT5UUU8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/XCZ4/JTT5UUU8/FINXCZ4JTT5UUU8.SMALL.jpg alinke **** Updated with new software July 2019, details here ******A bartop arcade build with the unique feature that the LED matrix marquee changes to match the selected game. The character art on the cabinet sides are laser cut inlays and not stickers.A big thanks to Tobias for posting the original ...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2019 22:14:35 PDT
Beginners Guide to Raspberry Pi https://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 24 Mar 2019 05:36:10 PDT
A Raspberry Pi Powered Junk Drum Machine https://www.instructables.com/id/A-Raspberry-Pi-Powered-Junk-Drum-Machine/
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Sun, 10 Mar 2019 07:52:24 PDT
One-button Radio Streaming Box https://www.instructables.com/id/One-button-Radio-Streaming-Box/
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Sat, 9 Mar 2019 14:02:05 PST
Raspberry Pi Stop-Motion Animation Rig https://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Stop-Motion-Animation-Rig/
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Mon, 4 Mar 2019 11:50:47 PST
USBerry PI - USB Rasberry Pi Zero(W) https://www.instructables.com/id/USBerry-PI-USB-Rasberry-Pi-ZeroW/
USBerry PI - USB Rasberry Pi Zero(W) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MZ50/JSCG5FZQ/FKSMZ50JSCG5FZQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MZ50/JSCG5FZQ/FKSMZ50JSCG5FZQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MZ50/JSCG5FZQ/FKSMZ50JSCG5FZQ.SMALL.jpg quintaar From time to time, I log online to window shop. We all have expensive guilty pleasures, right? I share things that catch my eye (#DailyTemptations)with you via my social channels. I also press the “order now” way too many times and end up split between 5 different projects at the same time! One of t...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:11:16 PST
Build a Weather Dashboard Using Dark Sky API https://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Weather-Dashboard-Using-Dark-Sky-API/
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Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:34:38 PST
A Simple Raspberry Pi Wifi "Bridge" https://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Wifi-Bridge/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2019 21:27:57 PST
Food Cam https://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Cam/
Food Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QA9X/JRYUSKKB/FSLQA9XJRYUSKKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QA9X/JRYUSKKB/FSLQA9XJRYUSKKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/QA9X/JRYUSKKB/FSLQA9XJRYUSKKB.SMALL.jpg Coding For Good This project was inspired by the food cam project done by the MIT Media Lab. This project is part of the college service Coding For Good at UWCSEA East in Singapore. The goal of this project is to reduce the amount of food wasted by our community by giving people an alternative to throwing away thei...
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Mon, 11 Feb 2019 03:18:27 PST
GrimmsBox: Build Your Own Storytelling Device https://www.instructables.com/id/GrimmsBox-Build-Your-Own-Storytelling-Device/
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Sun, 10 Feb 2019 06:14:22 PST
How to Install Operating System on Raspberry Pi https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Operating-System-on-Raspberry-Pi/
How to Install Operating System on Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/0590/JRGOLO7Q/FYN0590JRGOLO7Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/0590/JRGOLO7Q/FYN0590JRGOLO7Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/0590/JRGOLO7Q/FYN0590JRGOLO7Q.SMALL.jpg mhmolenaar A Raspberry Pi is a small computer that can be plugged into a computer monitor and uses a standard keyboard and mouse enables the user to learn more about programming. You can build your own Internet of Things device with it. A Raspberry Pi like the most other computer doesn't work without an Operat...
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Wed, 30 Jan 2019 12:40:59 PST
LoRa + Neural Network Security System https://www.instructables.com/id/LoRa-Neural-Network-Security-System/
LoRa + Neural Network Security System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/JM0N/JQ2OD3I9/F7IJM0NJQ2OD3I9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/JM0N/JQ2OD3I9/F7IJM0NJQ2OD3I9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/JM0N/JQ2OD3I9/F7IJM0NJQ2OD3I9.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat This blog shows how to build a security system based on detecting or 'inferring' the location of a person using a neural network USB pluggin stick on a Raspberry Pi. An Arduino type receiver is built from scratch to get data from the Raspberry Pi transmitter via the long range LoRa radio frequency p...
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Tue, 25 Dec 2018 06:50:35 PST
Design Your Own Raspberry Pi Compute Module PCB https://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Your-Own-Raspberry-Pi-Compute-Module-PCB/
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Fri, 25 Jan 2019 06:01:26 PST
Bitcoin Tracker Using a Raspberry Pi https://www.instructables.com/id/Bitcoin-Tracker-Using-a-Raspberry-Pi/
Bitcoin Tracker Using a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/Q0EX/JREUDBRU/F34Q0EXJREUDBRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/Q0EX/JREUDBRU/F34Q0EXJREUDBRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F34/Q0EX/JREUDBRU/F34Q0EXJREUDBRU.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Remember Bitcoin?.... the decentralized, new age currency, that was once traded at $19K which was supposed to revolutionize the global payment system. Well, it turns out that there are less than 3,585,825 Bitcoins left to mine. Around a year ago, I came across this post on r/bitcoin that talked abo...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2019 07:42:34 PST
VALENTINE'S DAY Love Birds : a Box to Send and Receive Telegram Audio Message https://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Birds-a-Box-to-Send-and-Receive-Telegram-Audi/
VALENTINE'S DAY Love Birds : a Box to Send and Receive Telegram Audio Message - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/341S/JRYUAQD3/F5R341SJRYUAQD3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/341S/JRYUAQD3/F5R341SJRYUAQD3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/341S/JRYUAQD3/F5R341SJRYUAQD3.SMALL.jpg OlivierR29 check the video hereWhat is Love (birds)? Oh Baby don't hurt me don't hurt me no moreIt’s a standalone device that receives send voice messages to your love, family or friend. Open the box, push the button while you are talking, release to send the audio message. Your correspondent will receive the ...
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Tue, 8 Jan 2019 08:08:32 PST
Mini Magic Mirror for Under $60 USD https://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Magic-Mirror-for-Under-60-USD/
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Sat, 26 Jan 2019 06:48:38 PST
Pi Home, a Raspberry Powered Virtual Assistant https://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Home-a-Raspberry-Powered-Virtual-Assistant/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2019 23:14:17 PST
RpiGarageDoorDistanceSensor https://www.instructables.com/id/RpiGarageDoorDistanceSensor/
RpiGarageDoorDistanceSensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/EJO3/JR6OIPEI/F5QEJO3JR6OIPEI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/EJO3/JR6OIPEI/F5QEJO3JR6OIPEI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5Q/EJO3/JR6OIPEI/F5QEJO3JR6OIPEI.SMALL.jpg Ishreet123 This tutorial will give you a step by step process on how to create a garage door distance sensor for when a car is entering a garage, with the raspberry pi. Start off by collecting the following materials:1. Raspberry Pi2. Breadboard with t-cobbler (attached to Rpi)3. Distance sensor4. Jumper wi...
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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:50:40 PST
DIY Professional Open Source Night Vision Security Camera https://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Professional-Open-Source-Night-Vision-Security/
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Sun, 20 Jan 2019 07:07:54 PST
PIXELCADE - Mini Bartop Arcade With Integrated PIXEL LED Display https://www.instructables.com/id/PIXELCADE-Mini-Bartop-Arcade-With-Integrated-PIXEL/
PIXELCADE - Mini Bartop Arcade With Integrated PIXEL LED Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N546/JR0YT3PL/FE6N546JR0YT3PL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N546/JR0YT3PL/FE6N546JR0YT3PL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/N546/JR0YT3PL/FE6N546JR0YT3PL.SMALL.jpg alinke **** Improved Version with Integrated LED Marquee Here ****A bartop arcade build with the unique feature of an integrated LED display that matches the selected game. The character art on the cabinet sides are laser cut inlays and not stickers.A huge thanks to Tobias for posting the original laser cu...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2019 07:55:48 PST
Make Your Own Smart Mirror for Under $80 - Using Raspberry Pi https://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Smart-Mirror-for-Under-80-Using-Rasp/
Make Your Own Smart Mirror for Under $80 - Using Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/EJQF/JR0YN5Z2/FXZEJQFJR0YN5Z2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/EJQF/JR0YN5Z2/FXZEJQFJR0YN5Z2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/EJQF/JR0YN5Z2/FXZEJQFJR0YN5Z2.SMALL.jpg SrivishnuT In this project, we will be building a smart mirror that will show you helpful information while you are getting ready in the morning. The whole thing should cost under $80 making it decently affordable for most people.This guide will only teach you how to build your own smart mirror, from start to ...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2019 06:34:48 PST
Project Alias https://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Alias/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:49:47 PST
Amazon Dash Button Silent Doorbell https://www.instructables.com/id/Amazon-Dash-Button-Silent-Doorbell/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2018 07:13:36 PST
PiAware Radar Kiosk https://www.instructables.com/id/PiAware-Radar-Kiosk/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2019 08:00:04 PST
Raspberry Pi 3 FPV Lego Tank https://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-3-FPV-Lego-Tank/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2019 06:51:39 PST
1.3 Inches RetroPie Zero https://www.instructables.com/id/13-Inches-RetroPie-Zero/
1.3 Inches RetroPie Zero - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/L8B0/JQGYHJND/F3AL8B0JQGYHJND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/L8B0/JQGYHJND/F3AL8B0JQGYHJND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/L8B0/JQGYHJND/F3AL8B0JQGYHJND.SMALL.jpg 陳亮 This instructables show how to use a 1.3" Retina grade IPS LCD HAT to make a tiny RetroPie Zero. RPi ZeroBoth Raspberry Pi Zero and Raspberry Pi Zero W is ok. WiFi version can make subsequent setup easier but in contrast it may draining more power continuously, i.e. shorter battery life.LCD HATWav...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2019 08:53:46 PST
BikeCamera Video Camera https://www.instructables.com/id/BikeCamera-Video-Camera/
BikeCamera Video Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2PH/JQCO6NMH/FERT2PHJQCO6NMH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2PH/JQCO6NMH/FERT2PHJQCO6NMH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/T2PH/JQCO6NMH/FERT2PHJQCO6NMH.SMALL.jpg njkeng The BikeCamera is a video camera for your bike. I designed BikeCamera so that it is small, modular and easy to fit to your bicycle helmet or motorcycle helmet. I decided to build my own video camera for cycling when I couldn't find a camera that could do all of the things I needed. Actually, I ...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2019 08:39:17 PST
Cat-a-way - Computer Vision Cat Sprinkler https://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-a-way-Computer-Vision-Cat-Sprinkler/
Cat-a-way - Computer Vision Cat Sprinkler - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/SZFV/JQ0TUOK4/FWASZFVJQ0TUOK4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/SZFV/JQ0TUOK4/FWASZFVJQ0TUOK4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/SZFV/JQ0TUOK4/FWASZFVJQ0TUOK4.SMALL.jpg CatawayCV Problem - Cats using your garden as a toiletSolution - Spend a too much time over engineering a cat sprinkler with auto youtube upload featureThis is not a step by step, but an overview of construction and some code#BeforeYouCallPETA - The cats are fine, its a low pressure sprinkler just like rain, ...
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Sun, 23 Dec 2018 23:52:50 PST
GIF Photo Booth https://www.instructables.com/id/GIF-Photo-Booth/
GIF Photo Booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3RFN/JPGW0O4M/FYO3RFNJPGW0O4M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3RFN/JPGW0O4M/FYO3RFNJPGW0O4M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/3RFN/JPGW0O4M/FYO3RFNJPGW0O4M.SMALL.gif randofo This is a GIF Photo Booth that I made for my wedding. I didn't want to spend a ton of money renting one so I decided to DIY a (relatively) low-cost version. While this seems really complex on first glance, if you've ever built something using a microcontroller before, this project is actually fairly...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2018 19:41:09 PST
Browser Controlled Roomba Robot With the Raspberry Pi Model 3 A+ https://www.instructables.com/id/Browser-Controlled-Roomba-Robot-With-the-Raspberry/
Browser Controlled Roomba Robot With the Raspberry Pi Model 3 A+ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/E06I/JPCY6UP5/FIIE06IJPCY6UP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/E06I/JPCY6UP5/FIIE06IJPCY6UP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/E06I/JPCY6UP5/FIIE06IJPCY6UP5.SMALL.jpg ianderson3 OverviewThis Instructable will focus on how to give a dead Roomba a new brain (Raspberry Pi), eyes (Webcam), and a way to control everything from a web browser. There are a lot of Roomba hacks that allow control via the serial interface. I have not been fortunate enough to come across a Roomba that ...
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Wed, 5 Dec 2018 09:04:52 PST
Raspberry Pi Smart Scale https://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Smart-Scale/
Raspberry Pi Smart Scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/WBKW/JQ6YCB38/FTPWBKWJQ6YCB38.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/WBKW/JQ6YCB38/FTPWBKWJQ6YCB38.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/WBKW/JQ6YCB38/FTPWBKWJQ6YCB38.SMALL.jpg elizabethna Are you tired of staring at that boring, old, bad news bathroom scale every morning? The one that you often say "I hate you" to you as every time you step on it. Why hasn't anyone made a scale that is actually fun or motivating to use? It is time to create a scale that is not only smart but has a bi...
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Thu, 6 Dec 2018 12:46:13 PST
Automatic Coffee Notification System https://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Coffee-Notification-System-Raspberry-Pi/
Automatic Coffee Notification System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y631/JP2Y3DRZ/FP8Y631JP2Y3DRZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y631/JP2Y3DRZ/FP8Y631JP2Y3DRZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y631/JP2Y3DRZ/FP8Y631JP2Y3DRZ.SMALL.jpg CalebB57 In this project I make an office coffee maker smart, by building a coffee alert system that sends Slack notifications when someone brews a fresh pot of coffee. The code could be changed to send an email, or text message. This project is built on a Raspberry Pi Zero-WTo do this I’m going to need to c...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 07:34:15 PST
Plywood Arcade Suitcase With Retropie https://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Arcade-Suitcase-With-Retropie/
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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 07:12:51 PST
Repurpose Optical Drive With RPi https://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purpose-Optical-Drive-With-RPi/
Repurpose Optical Drive With RPi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/EMTD/JFUAGDG7/F17EMTDJFUAGDG7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/EMTD/JFUAGDG7/F17EMTDJFUAGDG7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/EMTD/JFUAGDG7/F17EMTDJFUAGDG7.SMALL.jpg ollie242 This project came about after my beloved laptop's optical drive started to misbehave. The CD tray would repeatedly pop out whenever I gave my laptop a push or moved it about in any way. My diagnosis of the problem was that there must have been some loose connection which was tripping the eject switc...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:39:41 PDT
Retropie Tactical Field Unit https://www.instructables.com/id/Retropie-Tactical-Field-Unit/
Retropie Tactical Field Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/24UX/JOMTKWVD/FKQ24UXJOMTKWVD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/24UX/JOMTKWVD/FKQ24UXJOMTKWVD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/24UX/JOMTKWVD/FKQ24UXJOMTKWVD.SMALL.jpg BenM19 Have you ever been camping, and really wanted to play Galaga? Get ready for some good news. Behold the Retropie Tactical Field Unit! This is a portable Raspberry Pi laptop/Retropie setup, enclosed in a waterproof case, similar to a Pelican case. The screen is mounted on the inside of the lid, and th...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2018 07:14:15 PST
Project 2: How to Reverse Engineering https://www.instructables.com/id/Project-2-How-to-Reverse-Engineering/
Project 2: How to Reverse Engineering - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/ZR2R/JO8XQGT0/FTCZR2RJO8XQGT0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/ZR2R/JO8XQGT0/FTCZR2RJO8XQGT0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/ZR2R/JO8XQGT0/FTCZR2RJO8XQGT0.SMALL.jpg ReconaissantL Hello fellow Hobbyist,A good friend of mine had put together several components along with a Raspberry Pi in order to decode RS232 protocol to TTL. The end result was thrown all in a box that contained 3 main components: a power converter to power the Pi, a dual channel relay that ensures power is n...
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Fri, 9 Nov 2018 07:45:30 PST
Portable Case With Battery for Raspberry Pi Zero W (EN/FR) https://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Case-With-Battery-for-Raspberry-Pi-Zero-W/
Portable Case With Battery for Raspberry Pi Zero W (EN/FR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/L586/JO4NMRTI/FTNL586JO4NMRTI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/L586/JO4NMRTI/FTNL586JO4NMRTI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/L586/JO4NMRTI/FTNL586JO4NMRTI.SMALL.jpg Neodyme ENThis guide will explain how to create a "Portable computer" with a Raspberry Pi zero, an Iphone battery et some electronics modulesFRCe guide explique comment fabriquer un "Ordinateur Portable" avec un Raspberry Pi zero, une batterie d'iphone et quelques modules electroniques Raspberry Pi Zero (...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2018 05:18:14 PST
Remote CNC Stop and Monitor https://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-CNC-Stop-and-Monitor/
Remote CNC Stop and Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/9G7P/JNULF0PE/F7U9G7PJNULF0PE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/9G7P/JNULF0PE/F7U9G7PJNULF0PE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/9G7P/JNULF0PE/F7U9G7PJNULF0PE.SMALL.jpg sbkirby This project provides an inexpensive means of remotely performing a STOP (ALT+S) to Mach3. This is accomplished with a Raspberry Pi (RPi) + Camera connected to a PC via a USB cable. Monitoring and activating the STOP on the CNC is done with a video streaming web application running on the RPi. Usi...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:00:38 PDT
RaspiWWV - Simulated WWV Shortwave Audio Time Broadcast https://www.instructables.com/id/RaspiWWV-Simulated-WWV-Shortwave-Audio-Time-Broadc/
RaspiWWV - Simulated WWV Shortwave Audio Time Broadcast - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/9CR0/JNOVJIAP/F4L9CR0JNOVJIAP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/9CR0/JNOVJIAP/F4L9CR0JNOVJIAP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/9CR0/JNOVJIAP/F4L9CR0JNOVJIAP.SMALL.jpg rgrokett Remember the days when you would sit listening to WWV time signals on your Shortwave radio (tick, tick, tick… At the tone, the time will be…)?(Hear it on YouTube above)Oh! You missed out on that? Now you can (re-)experience those moments and have your own WWV clock, no Shortwave Radio and no Intern...
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Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:33:17 PDT
Casio Pi Portable CCTV Monitor https://www.instructables.com/id/Casio-Pi-Portable-CCTV-Monitor/
Casio Pi Portable CCTV Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A5ZR/JNOVHZ18/FDBA5ZRJNOVHZ18.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A5ZR/JNOVHZ18/FDBA5ZRJNOVHZ18.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A5ZR/JNOVHZ18/FDBA5ZRJNOVHZ18.SMALL.jpg MisterM In this Instructable I'll show you how to convert an obsolete portable LCD TV into a low-cost and retro-cool display for a Raspberry Pi project. I'll take you through all the stages of making a handy CCTV monitor with a 1997 Casio EV-510 and a Raspberry Pi Zero W, but we'll also look at the many oth...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:23:22 PDT
Special Halloween Decoration -- Magic Mirror https://www.instructables.com/id/Special-Halloween-Decoration-Magic-Mirror/
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Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:29:54 PDT
Digital Photo Picture Frame, WiFi Linked – Raspberry Pi https://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Photo-Picture-Frame-WiFi-Linked-Raspberry-/
Digital Photo Picture Frame, WiFi Linked – Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/FHHN/JNCCW5JP/FR1FHHNJNCCW5JP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/FHHN/JNCCW5JP/FR1FHHNJNCCW5JP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/FHHN/JNCCW5JP/FR1FHHNJNCCW5JP.SMALL.jpg FlyingDrMike This is a very easy and low cost route to a digital photo frame – with the advantage of adding /removing photos over WiFi via ‘click and drag’ using a (free) file transfer program. It can be powered by the tiny £4.50 Pi Zero. You can also transfer photos direct from a mobile phone (e.g. via ES File...
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Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:07:37 PDT
Drawbot! https://www.instructables.com/id/Drawbot/
Drawbot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/EM6T/JMV0ONPE/FCOEM6TJMV0ONPE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/EM6T/JMV0ONPE/FCOEM6TJMV0ONPE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/EM6T/JMV0ONPE/FCOEM6TJMV0ONPE.SMALL.jpg jocomakerspace This instructable will document the construction of a Raspberry Pi controlled drawing robot that allows you to turn any flat surface into a canvas. Once you've built the drawing robot you'll be able to calibrate and send drawings to it via WiFi.*This was built in the Black & Veatch MakerSpace from p...
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Fri, 5 Oct 2018 09:36:14 PDT
PIWOOLET (Pi.WOOd.tabLET): Just an Other PI Tablet https://www.instructables.com/id/Just-an-Other-PI-Tablet/
PIWOOLET (Pi.WOOd.tabLET): Just an Other PI Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/RP8G/JMKVK8WP/FGLRP8GJMKVK8WP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/RP8G/JMKVK8WP/FGLRP8GJMKVK8WP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/RP8G/JMKVK8WP/FGLRP8GJMKVK8WP.SMALL.jpg D3ni3d Intro - why did I realize that?The answer is so simple : just for fun :-)A few of my main goals maintain access to the HDMI port; maintain access to the audio output; maintain access to the GPIO; maintain access to at least one USB port.The BOM Raspberry Pi 3 Raspberry Pi 7" Touchscreen Display 3 P...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2018 18:58:21 PDT
Dakboard Wall Display With Pi Zero W https://www.instructables.com/id/Dakboard-Wall-Display-Wth-Pi-Zero-W/
Dakboard Wall Display With Pi Zero W - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/KDG7/JLWKUWLA/FCIKDG7JLWKUWLA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/KDG7/JLWKUWLA/FCIKDG7JLWKUWLA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCI/KDG7/JLWKUWLA/FCIKDG7JLWKUWLA.SMALL.jpg Goll420 I work in IT. Often we get customers who would like us to remove their old kit. This usually leaves us with a pile of scrap, and monitors are one of the things we find which are wasted. At home I had upgraded my own monitors and this left my older ones sitting doing nothing so I thought about ways I...
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Thu, 13 Sep 2018 06:43:00 PDT
Raspberry PI Camera and Light Control Death Star https://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Camera-and-Light-Control-DeathStar/
Raspberry PI Camera and Light Control Death Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/M18T/JLMKMWCB/FS8M18TJLMKMWCB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/M18T/JLMKMWCB/FS8M18TJLMKMWCB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/M18T/JLMKMWCB/FS8M18TJLMKMWCB.SMALL.jpg NLD As always I looking to build devices which are useful, work robustly and often are even improvements compared to the current off the shelf solutions. Here is yet another great project, originally named Shadow 0f Phoenix, a Raspberry PI shield in conjunction with Arduino based motion detection and l...
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Wed, 5 Sep 2018 07:32:14 PDT