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Remote Temperature Sender

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 30, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project was initially part of the Forget Me Not Design Challenge. Eric did some excellent work using RFM69 transceivers. He also shared the work and I was able to make use of it for part of my own Application.   ...
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Wordclock

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 12, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   I was asked to look at this some time ago. http://www.dougswordclocks.com/ Doug had created a fantastic project, and it was thought that the readers of TheShed may want to have a go. A deal was struck and a kit was ob ...
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Intermittant Wipers

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 12, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   I know that mnay people will be puzzled by the title. Every modern vehicle has wipers that you can adjust to suit the water on the screen, so what is it about.     Background This one started about 30 years ago. ...
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   I used to own a 1966 Pontiac and typical of the times, they had few guages and used warning lights. These were often referred to as "Idiot Lights".   For the most part they worked ... except. No method of checking ...
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Retirement Present

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 11, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   One of our work colleges retired after 49 years at work.   He'd achieved what he wanted
eeded to achieve, and he was seeking a less stressful life on the Gold Coast of Australia enjoying the weather there. He was w ...
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Travelling Dolly

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 8, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   When you read the title it's rather easy to make the wrong assumption about the term "Dolly".   However the Oxford Dictionary clearly defines it as https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/dolly And just to b ...
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Indicator Tester

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 7, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   Some time back I blogged about things going wrong What went wrong   I had made some electronic Brake/Indicator units, that took seperate Brake and Indicator signals and mixed them to drive LED tailights. Here in ...
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Intelligent Hall Light

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 6, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project started as an exercise playing with Neopixels.   We were having issues with the existing Hall Light we have and the constant lamp deaths. Each time you went to buy a new lamp, a replacement device was c ...
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HomeMinder

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 6, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project was a suggestion from the publisher of TheShed magazine  https://www.theshedmag.co.nz He was using those mechanical timers to turn on lights while he was away, and got sick of them failing.   We ha ...
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Vehicle Fan Controller

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 5, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project started as a cry for help from a good friend in Australia (yes I know we keep bagging the Australians, but he's handy to stay with in Melbourne) He had just purchased a second hand vehicle and one of the prev ...
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project was done to showcase the Arduino abilities to students taking part in Futureintech's "Introduction to Arduino".   It consists of an :- Analogue Input Digital Input DS18B20 temperature sensor I2C LCD ...
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Edge Lit signs

Posted by mcb1 Top Member Apr 5, 2018
Open Arduino Enter Your Project for a chance to win a grand prize for the most innovative use of Arduino or a $200 shopping cart! The Birthday Special: Arduino Projects for Arduino Day! Back to The Project14 homepage Project14 Home Monthly Themes Monthly Theme Poll   This project was a derivation of my Illuminated Beer Tap Beer Tap     The basis for this article came from a visit to a night market where one of the vendors was selling small edge lit signs. While these aren&# ...