"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

This project creates a visual representation of your heart rate and can be used for monitoring the intensity of your work out or to simply make a great fashion statement.Fiberoptic wire connected to a programable RGB LED light takes the input from the pulse sensor and creates a colorful translation ...
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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)