July 8, 2014 AT 8:00 am

Create A Color Changing Jar Chandelier With Arduino

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Make this groovy jar chandelier with arduino. by funelab via instructables

This is my second instructable: Arduino chandelier from mini jars. My first one was my : Cuckoo Alarm Clock from Hard Drive.

I wanted to give my room some special design, with mooth lighting so when I had the option to use RGB leds and a Arduino board I decided I needed my own making a chandelier.

Here is what you need to make your chandelier:

Electronics:

PCB sheet
Arduino mini 5V
USB Serial Light Adapter or Arduino Uno, Duemillanove or something similar to act as a HOST (detachable Chip!!)
RGB Leds (50 pcs)
8-bit shift register 74hc595d SMD (19 pcs)
Octal Bus Transceiver 74hc245d SMD
Electrolytic Decoupling Capacitors – 100uF/16V
High capacity rechargeable battery

Frame:

Acrylic sheet
Spray paint
Copper wire
Insulation Sleeving
Mini jars (50 pcs)
Tools:

Handsaw
Drill
Drill bits
Hot glue and it’s gun
Super glue
Soldering iron
Solder
Wire cutters
Pliers

Full Tutorial


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