With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
The idea is to create more screen real estate in a small package at a low price. Here in 2007, the idea of purchasing a flat screen and plunking it d...
To aid in ease of interfacing (and to be able to sneak a second computer on to my now egalitarian desk) I opted to keep the majority of the computer i...
What has to fit? Well, the motherboard, power brick, and screen. Also, I decided to add a USB card reader in case I wanted to swap files without the...
After measuring this assembly, the DVD drive and the screen dimensions, I was able to draw up the following set of DXF's (Courtesy of QCad. Thanks Kn...
Materials, Materials, Materials. What a question. Referring back to my original goals, I needed the casing material to be cheap, light and locally a...
So far, everything fits. I didn't get a picture of it, but the strain relief on the USB plug connected to the side of the card reader had to be shave...
Hey, it fits! And it's surprisingly square...(Wonder how that happened???) So far all the pieces fit as planned, so I began to work on the faceplate...
Still rough, but almost done. The power buttons still need to be mounted. As noted earlier, they have already been wired on to twisted pairs.You can...
I have a friend who claims computers run on smoke, because "Once you let the smoke out, they don't work anymore." Well, I sure wasn't going to let th...
Well, it works. I'm actually surprised. I fully expected to fry something along the way. The final footprint ended up at 12x10x2 and it weighs in a...
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
We noticed you attached photosto your comment.
Convert a laptop with a broken screen into a quiet, space saving desktopby rghoff
External Monitor Cradle for Laptopby thetoolman
Laptop cooler Hack!by aekara
Bring new life to an old laptopby skittlespider
1 Monitor on a laptopby handylimburg
laptop lid modby gabzdelapaz
Keep your laptop cool with kitchen itemsby Todd Gehris
Cheap Way To Cool Down Your Laptopby macobt
LCD screen for under $35 (recycle old laptops)by TruFord
DIY Laptop Sunshadeby libbyswan
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.