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Category Archives: Lighting

DIY Bike Taillights

With 2×8 arrays of LEDs you can create your own Bike twilight similar to the project posted here by justDIY. Its a one week job for you to build your wonderful creation. Wide options are available to make your project attractive like: you can add some automatic control circuitry, painting the circuit boards, masking off each LED lens […]

Sparkleball for New Year’s eve

  On 2010 New Year’s Eve Macetech member Garrett build a miniature version of the Times Square sparkleball using about 120 16oz plastic cups hot-glued together into a sphere. He has documented the build so you could build your own. “Materials used: six Satellite Modules (high power RGB LED arrays), six ShiftBars (three channel LED controllers), […]

DIY Arduino-powered Ambilight

You can build a simple “Ambilight” clone, similar as one posted by the Admin at Electronics-lab. You can watch the above video for more detailed features.  ” Ambilight is a feature of some Philips televisions that projects colored light onto the wall behind the display, synchronized with the content on the screen to create an immersive effect.”   […]

Iron Man with powerful LED flashlight

  You can build your own repulsor-like LED flashlight that can be mounted on your hand palm comfortably. You can turn ‘ON’ this Gadget to  produce brighter light as you move your hand back and forth. With this powerful LED flashlight mounted on your hand palm, you’ll look like an ‘Iron Man’ !!  Similar design as shared […]

RGB LED Vehicle Turn Signals

If you have a show car the here is an interesting project for you. You can build your own RGB LED Vehicle Turn Signals that StarfireMX developed for his Ford Mustang. The system used a number of Arduino based controllers and XBee wireless devices to allow remote control of the modes and color selections. Starfiretech […]

Cool Automatic LED Stair Lighting controller

Want to save a little energy while looking awesome going up and down the stairs in your home? Then considering installing some LED Stair Lights like as shared by Hackedgadgets member Alan Parekh.  The LED Stair Lighting Controller will make your home look amazing. This LED controller runs using two sensory infrared (IR) beams. A […]