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Jan. 31, 2008

Welcome back!

Be sure to remember to enter the Get the LED Out! Speed Challenge to win a TV-B-Gone kit!

The Lion Brand Yarn Challenge is open until February 17th, and we'll be announcing the winner of the $15,000 VersaLaser on Monday! !

We'll be announcing some great new contests next week, so be sure to check the homepage!

Check out these cool instructables!

Start a fire with air
To do this we need to make a firepiston, which is a device for starting cook, camp, and signal fires with air.
posted by watermelon on Jan 28, 2007
How to Make Kettle Corn
Kettle corn is a slightly sweet, slightly salty popcorn snack that is quick to make and easy to enjoy.
posted by GRitter on Jan 27, 2008
How to make a "Beauty Dish" flash modifier
Beauty dishes are what pros use to make their flash lighting diffuse and, as the name says, beautiful. Make your own for just a few bucks.
posted by thenickboy on Jan 28, 2007
Cat Burglar Joule Thief
Make sure your batteries are completely dead with this cat burglar that "steals" left over joules.
posted by unknownuser2007 on Jan 26, 2008
Modular Water Jug Storage Bins
Organize your odds and ends with the almighty stackable water jug. A tidy workspace is one drink of water away. OK, several drinks.
posted by randofo on Jan 29, 2008

How to Make Fake T-Shirts using Photoshop (Photojojo)
Instructables has teamed up with Photojojo bring you some really cool photograph tutorials, like this one for a fake t-shirt logo.

Fix the Red Ring of Death! (without towels!)
Fix your Xbox 360's RRoD by yourself, without towels or soldering irons!
posted by Dr.Professor_Jake_Biggs on Jan 29, 2008
Free Baked Cinnamon Garbage
Take advantage of surplus materials and start baking your own free cinnamon bread.
posted by TimAnderson on Jan 24, 2008
Crossed IR Beam Camera/Flash Trigger
Trigger a camera or flash unit automatically when an object (target) enters a specific location. Great for mid-air shots.
posted by tyler_durden on Jan 24, 2008
Desk-top Soldering Press!
Getting tired of heating up your soldering iron just for one wire connection? Make your own soldering press and do it in a few seconds.
posted by kruser495 on Jan 26, 2008
Make your own cnc controller
Build your own CNC controller for next to nothing from rubbish.
posted by charcoal999 on Jan 26, 2008
Show us your yarn!

There's still time to enter pictures of your yarn projects in the Lion Brand Yarn Challenge!! Here are some more of the 260 projects already entered - check them out, talk to the crafters, and get inspired!
 
Now go make something awesome, and I'll see you next week!

eric - Eric