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Guide for WS2812B Addressable RGB LED Strip with Arduino

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects This post is about the WS2812B LED strip, which is an addressable RGB LED strip. The information in this post also works with other similar LED strips, such as strips of the WS28XX family, Neopixel strip and others.

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Guide for DS18B20 Temperature Sensor with Arduino

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects In this guide I’ll show you how to read the temperature with the DS18B20 temperature sensor with the Arduino board. The DS18B20 Temperature Sensor The DS18B20 temperature sensor is a 1-wire digital temperature sensor. This means that you can read the temperature with a very simple circuit setup. It […]

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Guide for 8×8 Dot Matrix MAX7219 with Arduino + Pong Game

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects The dot matrix that we’re going to use in this guide is a 8×8 matrix which means that it has 8 columns and 8 rows, so it contains a total of 64 LEDs. The MAX7219 chip makes it easier to control the dot matrix, by just using 3 […]

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7 Arduino Compatible Displays for Your Electronic Projects

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects The Arduino board has a wide variety of compatible displays that you can use in your electronic projects. In most projects, it’s very useful to give the user some sort of feedback from the Arduino. Whether it’s a sensor reading, an ok message or to create an interface to interact with your Arduino […]

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Electronics Basics – How a Transistor Works

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects Transistors are semiconductor devices with three terminals that can act as amplifier controls or electrically controlled switches.

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Guide for MQ-2 Gas/Smoke Sensor with Arduino

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects This guide shows how to build a smoke detector that beeps when it detects flammable gas or smoke.

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19 Awesome Robots You Can Build With an Arduino

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects With an Arduino it is possible to do almost every imaginable project. This time I put together a list of 19 different robots built with an Arduino. Some of them are really straightforward, others are a bit advanced. So, let’s start:

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Security Access using MFRC522 RFID Reader with Arduino

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects This blog post shows a simple example on how to use the MFRC522 RFID reader. I’ll do a quick overview of the specifications and demonstrate a project example using an Arduino.

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11 Clever Uses for Your Raspberry Pi

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DOWNLOAD FREE PDF: Arduino eBook with 18+ Projects Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized development board and it is the perfect tool for students, artists, hobbyists and hackers. It is a very versatile board with application in several areas. Here are some awesome uses for your Raspberry Pi.

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