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  • RC Quadrotor Helicopter
    RC Quadrotor Helicopter
    by frank26080115

    This project is a RC quadrotor helicopter (quadrocopter, quadcopter, quadricopter, etc). It's a RC helicopter that uses 4 rotors. Watch it in 720p You need some pre-requisite skills: How to use Arduino, enough to get started Soldering, wiring, basic electronic skills Basic hand …

  • Mercury Joe: Semi-scale flying GI Joe Redstone Rocket
    Mercury Joe: Semi-scale flying GI Joe Reds…
    by JamieClay

    This project was inspired 40 years ago when I got a GI Joe Mercury Capsule for my birthday. I always imagined it flying (even orbiting) and it kept me out of my parent's hair for days on end. Fast-forward to the mid 90s when the GI Joe Capsules are re-issued by Toys-R-Us -- naturally I picked up …

Make It Move Challenge




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Instructables is running its first Make It Move Challenge! Toy cars, remote controlled planes, walking robots, animatronic toys, Kinect hacks and more. If you built it and it moves, you can enter it!

How to win the Make It Move Challenge? All entries must include original photos. Step-by-Step and Video Instructables are eligible. Each entry MUST include at least one embedded video showing your project in motion. In addition, you must include at least two paragraphs describing how you built it. 

UPDATE: We've extended the deadline for this contest. You have until July 17th to submit your projects!

Ready to start? Click here!

Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to international entries. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PDT, July 10.

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