Instructables: contest http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:36:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make It Fly! Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/mif2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/HM28/J58FZ94N/FWEHM28J58FZ94N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/HM28/J58FZ94N/FWEHM28J58FZ94N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/HM28/J58FZ94N/FWEHM28J58FZ94N.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Up in the sky, look! It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it’s…it doesn’t matter what it is, as long as it flies through the air it is eligible for the Make it Fly Contest! Use whatever materials tickle your fancy to make your contraption, just make sure it can soar and you could win a Phantom Quadcopter...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:55:15 PDT
First Time Author Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/fta2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/N8DP/J58G14IS/FQON8DPJ58G14IS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/N8DP/J58G14IS/FQON8DPJ58G14IS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/N8DP/J58G14IS/FQON8DPJ58G14IS.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name If you’ve been waiting for just the right moment to post your very first instructable, this is it! The First Time Author Contest is for all those authors out there who haven’t yet taken the plunge and posted an Instructable. You can create anything that comes to mind, just remember that only your ve...
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Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:43:03 PDT
Box Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/box2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/YPTM/J4YG1WDM/FM9YPTMJ4YG1WDM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/YPTM/J4YG1WDM/FM9YPTMJ4YG1WDM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM9/YPTM/J4YG1WDM/FM9YPTMJ4YG1WDM.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name It is time to think outside and inside the box for the Box Contest! Whether your specialty is making boxes or making things out of them, this is the contest for you. Don’t let traditional boxes set your course, explore your options, look from every angle, and see what emerges beneath your fingers. ...
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:09:36 PDT
Gluten Free Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/glutenfree2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/M7DI/J52Q1VBZ/FH3M7DIJ52Q1VBZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/M7DI/J52Q1VBZ/FH3M7DIJ52Q1VBZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/M7DI/J52Q1VBZ/FH3M7DIJ52Q1VBZ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Serve up your best recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert and every meal in between, just remember to hold the gluten, for the Gluten Free Challenge! Whether it’s for your health or you simply like the taste, whipping together gluten-free recipes is the way to go. The 3 best cooks in the kit...
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Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:00:46 PDT
Beat the Heat Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/bth2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPFM/J4IMCF9K/FYIFPFMJ4IMCF9K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPFM/J4IMCF9K/FYIFPFMJ4IMCF9K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPFM/J4IMCF9K/FYIFPFMJ4IMCF9K.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The sun may be shining brightly and fiercely, but don’t let the warm weather keep you down. It is time to combat the rising temperatures for the Beat the Heat Challenge! What do you do to keep cool when the heatwaves hit? Make custom sprinklers, lounge in the pool with a homemade flotation device, ...
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 18:02:48 PDT
Outside Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/outside2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YK4F/J4EFN1T1/F9KYK4FJ4EFN1T1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YK4F/J4EFN1T1/F9KYK4FJ4EFN1T1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/YK4F/J4EFN1T1/F9KYK4FJ4EFN1T1.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and it is time to explore the outdoors for the Outside Contest! Whether it is bright and warm or chilly and rainy, there is always something you can do outside. Exercise, adventures, fun and games, camping trips, and simply sitting in the sun are what reall...
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 17:58:46 PDT
Home Improvement Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/homeimprovement2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6IEI/J4EFMUQH/FG06IEIJ4EFMUQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6IEI/J4EFMUQH/FG06IEIJ4EFMUQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6IEI/J4EFMUQH/FG06IEIJ4EFMUQH.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The urge to improve one's home comes naturally to DIYers. For the Home Improvement Contest, we challenge you to tap into your creativity and make your home more beautiful and functional. Whether it is fancying up your kitchen’s backsplash, fixing up that cracked and broken drywall, or removing and ...
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 17:55:57 PDT
Unusual Uses Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/unusualuses2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/CMDB/J44FZZIT/FGTCMDBJ44FZZIT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/CMDB/J44FZZIT/FGTCMDBJ44FZZIT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/CMDB/J44FZZIT/FGTCMDBJ44FZZIT.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Unusual uses for ordinary things make life easier. Do you want to color wood, but don’t want to invest in stain? Try coffee! Need to do a quick load of laundry, but forgot to buy detergent? Use mouthwash! Want a cheap and easy alternative to dryer sheets? Believe it or not, tennis balls will do the ...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:57:04 PDT
#Vanlife Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/vanlife/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/YCQN/J3UFLN2U/F6FYCQNJ3UFLN2U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/YCQN/J3UFLN2U/F6FYCQNJ3UFLN2U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/YCQN/J3UFLN2U/F6FYCQNJ3UFLN2U.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name #Vanlife is so much more than just living in a van. It encompasses living simply wherever life takes you. For the #Vanlife Contest, show off how you are living life on the road. This can be a traditional mobile home or a van makeover that enables you to live right out of your back seat. Test the li...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:00:30 PDT
Invention Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/invention2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/87CV/J3EPOKOZ/FK187CVJ3EPOKOZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/87CV/J3EPOKOZ/FK187CVJ3EPOKOZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/87CV/J3EPOKOZ/FK187CVJ3EPOKOZ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name “Necessity is the mother of invention.” This philosophy has sparked imaginations for centuries and still rings true today. When you find that something must be accomplished but there isn’t a way to do it, we encourage you to invent a way! We’re working with the innovation experts at Kickstarter to ...
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Mon, 5 Jun 2017 01:16:15 PDT
Makerspace Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/makerspace2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/BLPO/J2UP8KSU/FIIBLPOJ2UP8KSU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/BLPO/J2UP8KSU/FIIBLPOJ2UP8KSU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/BLPO/J2UP8KSU/FIIBLPOJ2UP8KSU.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name We're pleased to present the 2017 Makerspace Contest! The contest that brings communities together is back for its third iteration. Epilog, Ultimaker, Dremel, Woodcraft, and DigiKey are offering up $50,000 in useful tools that would round out any Makerspace. It’s time to get together and get making...
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Thu, 1 Jun 2017 10:05:33 PDT
Explore Science Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/explorescience2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/6Z7L/J34PHK4J/F8W6Z7LJ34PHK4J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/6Z7L/J34PHK4J/F8W6Z7LJ34PHK4J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8W/6Z7L/J34PHK4J/F8W6Z7LJ34PHK4J.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Science! From Isaac Newton and Marie Curie to Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson, scientists continue to bring something new into our lives every day. With the Explore Science Contest, we want to see your contribution of scientific experiments, how you conduct research, or even just how you document y...
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Thu, 25 May 2017 16:09:47 PDT
Travel Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/travel2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/WB07/J2UPBD5B/FUHWB07J2UPBD5B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/WB07/J2UPBD5B/FUHWB07J2UPBD5B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/WB07/J2UPBD5B/FUHWB07J2UPBD5B.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Travel like a maker this year and participate in the Travel Contest! Make something to take with you on your travels or share your top tips and tricks for a chance to win some fabulous prizes. Whether you're hitting the road with family or trotting the globe with a backpack, if your project is trav...
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Fri, 19 May 2017 09:33:37 PDT
Before and After Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/beforeandafter2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/YVH9/J2KPCGNI/FQUYVH9J2KPCGNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/YVH9/J2KPCGNI/FQUYVH9J2KPCGNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/YVH9/J2KPCGNI/FQUYVH9J2KPCGNI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name It's transformation time! The Before & After Contest is back and we're eager to see what projects you have up your sleeve. Restore, reinvent, reuse, or repurpose -- all projects that involve transforming something old into something new are eligible. Prizes for this contest include a Canon DSLR cam...
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Mon, 15 May 2017 00:34:24 PDT
Power Supply Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/powersupply/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/A3NV/J2AW91A7/F4ZA3NVJ2AW91A7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/A3NV/J2AW91A7/F4ZA3NVJ2AW91A7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/A3NV/J2AW91A7/F4ZA3NVJ2AW91A7.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name You've got the ideas, all you need is some power! Share your projects involving power supplies in the Power Supply Contest to win prizes provided by Digi-Key Electronics. Your project can be portable or stationary, so long as a power supply is incorporated in the build.    Prizes for this challenge ...
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Fri, 5 May 2017 14:43:13 PDT
Untouchable Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/untouchable/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UCCD/J2AVSG11/F2MUCCDJ2AVSG11.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UCCD/J2AVSG11/F2MUCCDJ2AVSG11.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/UCCD/J2AVSG11/F2MUCCDJ2AVSG11.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name There are things in the universe that are out of our physical reach; they are either too small, too large, too far away, or hidden entirely from view. For the Untouchable Challenge, take inspiration from something that's normally untouchable, and make something touchable. All projects inspired by th...
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Fri, 5 May 2017 12:39:57 PDT
Internet of Things Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/iot2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/4848/J20P1012/FR04848J20P1012.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/4848/J20P1012/FR04848J20P1012.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/4848/J20P1012/FR04848J20P1012.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Bridge the gap between your digital life and your physical possessions for the Internet of Things Contest! Together with Dexter Industries and Amazon Alexa Developers, we’re giving you the opportunity to optimize, streamline, and digitize your life and more. All internet-connected electronics proje...
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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:37:01 PDT
Fire Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/fire2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8BD5/J1PLFF4U/FSB8BD5J1PLFF4U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8BD5/J1PLFF4U/FSB8BD5J1PLFF4U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/8BD5/J1PLFF4U/FSB8BD5J1PLFF4U.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Fire up your creativity for the Fire Challenge! Mankind was changed forever upon the discovery of fire and we continue to be fascinated by it today. Share your projects that involve an open flame for a chance to win.  Grand prize winners will receive a portable Firewaall and Bison torch and runners...
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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:56:17 PDT
Snacks Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/snacks2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TWEI/J1GOXE1N/FVOTWEIJ1GOXE1N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TWEI/J1GOXE1N/FVOTWEIJ1GOXE1N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TWEI/J1GOXE1N/FVOTWEIJ1GOXE1N.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name If you're not already hungry the Snacks Contest will have you craving prizes from Try The World! We teamed up with the international snack gurus to bring you a flavor-packed contest that will inspire you to make a big mess in the kitchen. Share your favorite snack recipes from savory or sweet to sou...
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Thu, 13 Apr 2017 21:44:06 PDT
Gardening Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/gardening2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/APIU/J16OVGHO/F2YAPIUJ16OVGHO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/APIU/J16OVGHO/F2YAPIUJ16OVGHO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2Y/APIU/J16OVGHO/F2YAPIUJ16OVGHO.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Roll up your sleeves and get ready for the Gardening Contest! We've partnered with Ecovative to motivate you to create the garden of your dreams. Whether you want to start growing your own food or freshen your space with a little greenery, if your projects involve plants they're eligible for this co...
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Fri, 7 Apr 2017 13:11:38 PDT
Lights Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/lights2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/P3IN/J0X4YICJ/F1HP3INJ0X4YICJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/P3IN/J0X4YICJ/F1HP3INJ0X4YICJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/P3IN/J0X4YICJ/F1HP3INJ0X4YICJ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Bright ideas wanted for the Lights Contest! Full Spectrum Laser is generously providing two (two!!) laser cutters for the best light projects. Share your projects that have lights in them for a chance to win. Up for grabs we've got the awesome Muse Hobby Laser, a Hobby Series 20x12 CO2 Laser, and a...
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Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:47:48 PDT
Robotics Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/robotics2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/O2YJ/J0IEIWSB/F3WO2YJJ0IEIWSB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/O2YJ/J0IEIWSB/F3WO2YJJ0IEIWSB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/O2YJ/J0IEIWSB/F3WO2YJJ0IEIWSB.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Robots are the future and the future is now! We’re running this year’s Robotics Contest in partnership with iRobot, the creators and sponsors of National Robotics Week. Prizes include a Braava Jet, Create 2, and Create 2 Special Edition. Do you need a bot that saves you time, helps you finish tasks...
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:58:32 PDT
Photography Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/photography2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/FTGJ/J0CON79C/F85FTGJJ0CON79C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/FTGJ/J0CON79C/F85FTGJJ0CON79C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F85/FTGJ/J0CON79C/F85FTGJJ0CON79C.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name We've teamed up with Joby and Lowepro to bring you the Photography Contest! Share all your tips, tricks, homemade equipment and other projects related to photography. Whether they are for pre- or post-production. We want to see them all! Prizes include Joby GorillaPods, Joby phone mounts, Lowepro c...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:39:23 PDT
Breakfast Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/breakfast2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/ASI4/J0CON1TY/FLKASI4J0CON1TY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/ASI4/J0CON1TY/FLKASI4J0CON1TY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/ASI4/J0CON1TY/FLKASI4J0CON1TY.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Start your day off right with a good breakfast and some creativity. We're calling on cooks to share their favorite recipes in the Breakfast Challenge. Is your breakfast pre-made, portable, savory or sweet? All breakfast foods are eligible for this challenge! Show us how you fuel up for the day for ...
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Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:27:17 PDT
Design Now: In Motion Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/designnowinmotion/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/KPI6/J08EDH5I/F2GKPI6J08EDH5I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/KPI6/J08EDH5I/F2GKPI6J08EDH5I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/KPI6/J08EDH5I/F2GKPI6J08EDH5I.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Together with 3DHubs and 3Dconnexion, we're pleased to present the Design Now: In Motion Contest. This contest is about 3D printing with a focus on making, designing, or 3D printing things that move or enable motion. All projects that are related to 3D printing and motion are eligible for this conte...
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 09:05:56 PDT
Cardboard Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/cardboard2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2AXQ/J02QLCSS/FDH2AXQJ02QLCSS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2AXQ/J02QLCSS/FDH2AXQJ02QLCSS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDH/2AXQ/J02QLCSS/FDH2AXQJ02QLCSS.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Cardboard is so plentiful that we often overlook it and throw it away. Instead of bundling it up for recycling, grab a box or two and see what you can create for the Cardboard Contest! Prizes for this contest are graciously provided by Howtoons! Tape, cut, score, and construct your way to the top a...
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:01:12 PST
Jewelry Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/jewelry2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4PMV/IZSU5KAO/FTH4PMVIZSU5KAO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4PMV/IZSU5KAO/FTH4PMVIZSU5KAO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/4PMV/IZSU5KAO/FTH4PMVIZSU5KAO.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Show off your jewelry making tips, tricks, and designs in this year’s Jewelry Contest brought to you in part by Rio Grande. String it, wrap it, carve it, solder it or whatever else pops into your head! There are so many techniques you can use for making jewelry and we want to see them all. Winners ...
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Fri, 3 Mar 2017 14:35:25 PST
Woodworking Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/woodworking2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/V9V1/IZ6D4NDD/FWMV9V1IZ6D4NDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/V9V1/IZ6D4NDD/FWMV9V1IZ6D4NDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/V9V1/IZ6D4NDD/FWMV9V1IZ6D4NDD.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Wood has so much going for it; you can saw it, bend it, burn it, or completely transform it. No matter what your area of specialty may be, show off your wood projects in the Woodworking Contest to win prizes from Woodcraft! The best of the best woodworking projects will win fun prizes including a l...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:54:29 PST
Bread Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/bread2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/CFCH/IZ6BNYNI/FI9CFCHIZ6BNYNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/CFCH/IZ6BNYNI/FI9CFCHIZ6BNYNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/CFCH/IZ6BNYNI/FI9CFCHIZ6BNYNI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Fresh baked bread makes for a full stomach and a happy heart. There is something about the aroma and texture of a crisp loaf that has many people craving another slice! In the Bread Challenge, we want to see your favorite recipes and techniques when it comes to baking bread. Be creative and see wha...
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:52:46 PST
Glass Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/glass2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/JL20/IYYT5C7P/F2IJL20IYYT5C7P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/JL20/IYYT5C7P/F2IJL20IYYT5C7P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/JL20/IYYT5C7P/F2IJL20IYYT5C7P.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Glass is a part of everyday life and its versatility often gets overlooked. For the Glass Challenge, we want to see how you can incorporate this useful material into your projects. And don’t be afraid to break it (though, watch your fingers!), you never know what might just fall into place! The thr...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:26:39 PST
Microcontroller Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/Microcontroller2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/79ZE/IYOQE7WP/FBY79ZEIYOQE7WP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/79ZE/IYOQE7WP/FBY79ZEIYOQE7WP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBY/79ZE/IYOQE7WP/FBY79ZEIYOQE7WP.SMALL.jpg tinaciousz Take control in this year’s Microcontroller Contest! There are so many microcontrollers out there from Arduino and Raspberry Pi to Beaglebone, Flora, and Edison. Not familiar with any of these? That’s okay. As long as your project includes a microcontroller of any kind, it will qualify for the conte...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 15:22:48 PST
Papercraft Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/papercraft2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/45FR/IYKFY2SC/FIA45FRIYKFY2SC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/45FR/IYKFY2SC/FIA45FRIYKFY2SC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/45FR/IYKFY2SC/FIA45FRIYKFY2SC.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Paper is a great, versatile material that every crafter should have on hand. Cut it, fold it, tear it, write on it, or even combine it with conductive ink in the Papercraft Contest! There are so many ways to utilize paper in your projects and we want to see what fun and unique ways you can come up w...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:57:16 PST
Valentine's Day Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/valentinesday2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/OITC/IYGFE7TI/FRDOITCIYGFE7TI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/OITC/IYGFE7TI/FRDOITCIYGFE7TI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/OITC/IYGFE7TI/FRDOITCIYGFE7TI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Valentine’s Day is all about showing the special someone in your life how much you care. What better way to show your affection than by making a gift rather than buying? For the Valentine’s Day Challenge, show off your handmade gifts, food, decorations, or anything else you are preparing for this sp...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2017 17:18:03 PST
Build a Tool Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/bat2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/T99K/IY4QQEUL/FNZT99KIY4QQEUL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/T99K/IY4QQEUL/FNZT99KIY4QQEUL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/T99K/IY4QQEUL/FNZT99KIY4QQEUL.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Whether it's a simple pair of scissors or a top-of-the-line table saw, tools are essential for creating. For the Build a Tool Contest, create a tool that aids in making something else. It can be a tool for the workshop, your craft room, the kitchen, or anywhere else where it's needed. Impress every...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:18:38 PST
Sensors Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/sensors2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/UBLH/IY4Q8QNI/FXCUBLHIY4Q8QNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/UBLH/IY4Q8QNI/FXCUBLHIY4Q8QNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/UBLH/IY4Q8QNI/FXCUBLHIY4Q8QNI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Ready your temperature, proximity, optical, pressure or whatever type of sensor you'd like to use in your next technological innovation. For the Sensors Contest, create a project that uses some type of sensor; as long as your project has an input and an output, it’s in! Show us your best responsive...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:32:52 PST
Duct Tape Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/ducttape2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/9G63/IXUQDMSB/FFG9G63IXUQDMSB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/9G63/IXUQDMSB/FFG9G63IXUQDMSB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/9G63/IXUQDMSB/FFG9G63IXUQDMSB.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Considered by some to be the handy person's secret weapon, duct tape is useful for a variety of tasks. For the Duct Tape Challenge, we want to see how you utilize duct tape to fix, adhere, or completely make your project. Use it in your workshop or bring it into your craft room; any project that use...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:53:23 PST
Trash to Treasure Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/trashtotreasure2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CBSJ/IXLAEOPH/FHDCBSJIXLAEOPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CBSJ/IXLAEOPH/FHDCBSJIXLAEOPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/CBSJ/IXLAEOPH/FHDCBSJIXLAEOPH.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Resourceful folks don't see a pile of trash, they see an opportunity to get creative. The Trash to Treasure Contest is back for its second installment and we want to see how you reuse, upcycle, and repurpose items you've rescued from the trash. If the project uses an item that would have otherwise b...
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Fri, 6 Jan 2017 12:21:07 PST
Copycat Recipes Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/copycatrecipes2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/HYZ1/IXKPZ9SH/FC0HYZ1IXKPZ9SH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/HYZ1/IXKPZ9SH/FC0HYZ1IXKPZ9SH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/HYZ1/IXKPZ9SH/FC0HYZ1IXKPZ9SH.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Indulge in your favorite scrumptious snacks and signature restaurant meals from the comfort of your very own kitchen. For the Copycat Recipes Contest, we want to see homemade versions of your favorite restaurant meals, snack foods and candies! As long as the food you are making already exists, it q...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 15:11:43 PST
Make Noise Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/makenoise/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/RO5H/IX0PR6O2/F55RO5HIX0PR6O2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/RO5H/IX0PR6O2/F55RO5HIX0PR6O2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F55/RO5H/IX0PR6O2/F55RO5HIX0PR6O2.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Drumroll, please -- the Make Noise Challenge is here and we want to see and hear all the interesting things you make for it. Anything that makes noise is eligible for this contest and you get bonus points for sharing an audio or video clip of your build in action. One grand prize winner will take h...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 16:00:05 PST
Pasta Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/pastachallenge/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/HUH2/IWQV2J5J/FUDHUH2IWQV2J5J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/HUH2/IWQV2J5J/FUDHUH2IWQV2J5J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/HUH2/IWQV2J5J/FUDHUH2IWQV2J5J.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Pasta dishes are comforting and remind many people of the warmth of home. For the Pasta Challenge, we want to see what go to and special pasta dishes you hold close to your heart. There will be two grand prizes for this challenge, one for imaginative use of pasta in their recipe or creation, and an...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 15:14:29 PST
Shelving Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/shelving2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3DIO/IX0PQZJX/F7Z3DIOIX0PQZJX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3DIO/IX0PQZJX/F7Z3DIOIX0PQZJX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/3DIO/IX0PQZJX/F7Z3DIOIX0PQZJX.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Don’t become buried under all of your knick-knacks and crafting supplies. Keep your space organized and efficient with homemade shelving! For the Shelving Contest, we want you to share your shelving assemblies and fabrications. Traditional or unconventional; we want to see it all! Showcase your tre...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:43:40 PST
Bag Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/bagcontest/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/8K96/IX0PQU5E/FPG8K96IX0PQU5E.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/8K96/IX0PQU5E/FPG8K96IX0PQU5E.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/8K96/IX0PQU5E/FPG8K96IX0PQU5E.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name We're pleased to present the Bag Contest! Bags help us carry our things, protect them from the elements, transport goods, and more. For this contest, we want you to either make a bag or use a bag to make something else! Prizes include an iPad Mini, GoalZero portable speaker, RuMe organizer bag, and...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:01:49 PST
Remix Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/remix2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/YN5U/IWQV2GUL/FKQYN5UIWQV2GUL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/YN5U/IWQV2GUL/FKQYN5UIWQV2GUL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/YN5U/IWQV2GUL/FKQYN5UIWQV2GUL.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The Remix Contest is back for its third installment! We've all heard the saying that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery and this contest celebrates that sentiment. Find a project (or multiple projects!) that you admire and recreate, reinvent, or reimagine it. Share a link to the project tha...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:46:28 PST
Knives and Blades Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/knivesandblades/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/GTOL/IWQV27HH/FTZGTOLIWQV27HH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/GTOL/IWQV27HH/FTZGTOLIWQV27HH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/GTOL/IWQV27HH/FTZGTOLIWQV27HH.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Sharpen your hand building skills for the Knives and Blades Challenge! Together with eMachineShop, we're calling on you to craft homemade knives and blades. Two winners will receive a $500 credit from eMachineShop and runners-up will take home an Instructables prize pack including a stainless steel...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:07:53 PST
Green Electronics Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/greenelectronics2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/EL2Q/IWH38GFY/F7AEL2QIWH38GFY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/EL2Q/IWH38GFY/F7AEL2QIWH38GFY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/EL2Q/IWH38GFY/F7AEL2QIWH38GFY.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The Green Electronics Contest is back and this year we’ve partnered with Digi-Key. Green electronics can be defined as projects that involve sustainability, reuse, upcycling, or anything that prevents or minimizes e-waste. Prizes for the top submissions are green, too! Winners will take home an Evo...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:48:17 PST
Sci-Fi Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/scifi2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/Q0F0/IWGXU4RC/FEKQ0F0IWGXU4RC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/Q0F0/IWGXU4RC/FEKQ0F0IWGXU4RC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/Q0F0/IWGXU4RC/FEKQ0F0IWGXU4RC.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Bring the adventures from a far off galaxy back home for this year’s Sci-Fi Contest! We want to see replicas, creative cosplay, and projects that show off your appreciation for your favorite Sci-Fi movies, books, and TV shows. Also, in honor of the upcoming new Star Wars movie, there is a special ju...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 16:08:58 PST
Soft Toys Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/softtoys/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/TY1Z/IW6PH1JQ/F8BTY1ZIW6PH1JQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/TY1Z/IW6PH1JQ/F8BTY1ZIW6PH1JQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/TY1Z/IW6PH1JQ/F8BTY1ZIW6PH1JQ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name What’s soft and cuddly and fit for a kid? Your entry in the Soft Toys Challenge! Share your handmade stuffed animals and creatures, dolls, and any other soft toys that won’t poke an eye out. The grand prize winner will win a Brother SE400 computerized sewing machine and runners-up will take home an...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 15:54:54 PST
Sewn By Hand Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/sewnbyhand/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/3ASC/IW6PL0BW/FX73ASCIW6PL0BW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/3ASC/IW6PL0BW/FX73ASCIW6PL0BW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/3ASC/IW6PL0BW/FX73ASCIW6PL0BW.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name You’ve got to learn to walk before you run, as they say, and the same logic applies to sewing. In the Sewn by Hand Challenge, we want you to flex your fingers and make something hand-sewn! The grand prize winner will take home an iPad Mini and runners up will win an Instructables prize pack. Enroll...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 15:36:18 PST
Wooden Toys Challenge 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/woodentoys/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/L4O1/IW6PECHL/FV5L4O1IW6PECHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/L4O1/IW6PECHL/FV5L4O1IW6PECHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/L4O1/IW6PECHL/FV5L4O1IW6PECHL.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Wooden toys never go out of style. We’ve partnered with Woodcraft to bring you the Wooden Toys Challenge, and the prizes are sure to inspire! There’s so much you can do with wood and we want to see what toys you can create for this challenge. One grand prize winner will take home a DeWalt Scroll Sa...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 14:12:06 PST
Indoor Gardening Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/indoorgardening2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/1NN3/IVO3YF1L/FQY1NN3IVO3YF1L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/1NN3/IVO3YF1L/FQY1NN3IVO3YF1L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/1NN3/IVO3YF1L/FQY1NN3IVO3YF1L.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Winter can’t stop a green thumb. We’re pleased to bring you the 3rd annual Indoor Gardening Contest! Share your indoor gardening tips and tricks and we’ll reward you with some fresh new gardening supplies. Winners will take home an iPad Mini 2, AeroGarden Harvest Touch, or 5-in-1 gardener’s tool. G...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 01:01:50 PST