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LED DIY – How to Make an Animated LED Brick Wall!

Here’s just a simply awesome LED DIY project you can do for your home and impress your friends, learn how to make an animated LED brick wall! This system uses Arduino, I2C protocol, and PC application to control it. This would be wonderful if you could control it with your Android phone.

The total of 121 BlinkM’s are divided into 2 blocks: 1 block of 6 horizontal ‘strands’, and 1 block of 5 horizontal ‘str

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LED DIY – How to Make an RGB LED Tetris Game!

For those of you interested in making your own custom DIY RGB LED Tetris game, take a look at the work done by Stanislav Ponomarev, pretty darn impressive.  I have always thought of putting one of these in my future coffee tables so my guests can enjoy some retro-gaming while they relax.

Principle of operation is quite simple. Up-counter is responsible for keeping track of which row is currently being shown, 4-to-16 decoder converts 4-bit binary number from up-counter into 16 different lines. The decoder I have outputs LOW for the current input value, so I had to pass all 16

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LED DIY – How to Make a Self-Sustaining DIY LED Flashlight!

With a coil, couple miniature magnets and an LED, did you know that you can make your own self-sustaining DIY LED flashlight?

I know, it’s mind boggling that you can build one yourself and it’s so simple.    Now, please add a circuit so it will “charge” a re-chargeable lithium battery, that will make it puuuurfect.

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LED DIY – How to make a Touch-sensitive RGB LED Mood Lamp!

For those of you who want to make your own mood lamp, consider making a “touch-sensitive” DIY RGB LED Mood Lamp such as this one that will interact with your fingertips.

I always really wanted a cool LED Mood Light, but all of them I have seen on Instructables use IC’s, and I find IC’s take out some of the fun of building circuits. That is the reason

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LED DIY – How to Make DIY Girly LED Lamps!

We’ve featured a ton of LED projects and lamps on Zedomax.com but most of them are built by men.   Well, for ladies out there or as great presents to your ladies friends, here’s how to make DIY “girly” LED lamps that most involve making the decorations, not soldering the LEDs themselves.

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LED DIY – How to Make a Blinky LED Clock!

Wanna make couple of these blinky LED clocks for your home and leave your guests wondering what time of the day it is?

Well, these DIY blinky LED clocks solve that problem, the user will have to count how many red, green, and blue blinks there are to tell time.  (still easier than telling time with TokyoFlash LED watches)

Hey, it’s an art, not to really the most efficient way to tell time but it might help you sleep counting the blinks at night.   1….2….3….Zzzzzzzzzz…

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LED DIY – How to Make a Double Helix LED Lamp!

One of my ex-girlfriend used to be a bit crazy about DNA as she was studying to be a geneticist.  Well, for those of you who know someone who is crazy about DNA studies or simply find that this double helix LED lamp seems appealing to your senses, go ahead and make your own double helix LED lamp.

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LED DIY – How to Make a 24 by 6 LED Matrix Display!

For those of you “awed” by LED matrix displays, here’s a 24 by 6 matrix display you can make yourself. We can never get enough of these posts on our blog, check out the all-shiny and grateful 24×6 LED display in action below:

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After making a 8X10 matrix a lot of people asked me about expanding the matrix to some thing bigger, and some wanted to write stuff to the matrix via a PC, so one day I looked at a pile of LEDs that I had leftover from a LED cube projected and I decided

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LED DIY – How to Make LED Shoes!

For people who walk in the dark/night often and for people who want to look extra cool at the clubs on the weekends, you can build yourself one of these LED shoes!

Remember those awesome light up shoes you had when you were a kid?  Now you can turn your own shoes into a work of art!  Wear these painted LED shoes out and you will be the center of any party.  Its super easy!

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LED DIY – How to Make an LED Skirt!

Wanna grab more attention next time you head out to the clubs?  Wearing one of these LED skirts will surely do the job.  You can get your own DIY kit here and attach it to your favorite skirt.

The NorthSkirt is a wearable smart clothing/soft circuitry project. Using a hacked NorthPaw kit, my own home-made flexible PCBS and conductive thread, the skirt lights whichever row of LEDs is pointing north.

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