Instructables: contest http://www.instructables.com Mon, 29 May 2017 05:17:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 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
Arduino Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/arduino2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4D5Z/IVO3PG2T/F7O4D5ZIVO3PG2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4D5Z/IVO3PG2T/F7O4D5ZIVO3PG2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/4D5Z/IVO3PG2T/F7O4D5ZIVO3PG2T.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Tinkerers, rejoice! We’re pleased to bring you the Arduino Contest with prizes provided by Digi-Key and celebrity judge, Massimo Banzi from Arduino.cc. This contest is open to any project that uses a microcontroller, so tinker, solder, and create until your heart’s content. Authors with the top pro...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 00:52:50 PST
Homemade Gifts Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/homemadegifts2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/57Z8/IVO3TEE8/FMG57Z8IVO3TEE8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/57Z8/IVO3TEE8/FMG57Z8IVO3TEE8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/57Z8/IVO3TEE8/FMG57Z8IVO3TEE8.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The holiday season is right around the corner! You could try to buy the perfect gift, or you could make the perfect gift. For the Homemade Gifts Contest, we want to see what you create for the special people in your life. All gifts are eligible, and we would love to hear about who the gift is for a...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 10:17:05 PST
Make it Glow Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/makeitglow2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/Z5EM/IVO39YES/FXAZ5EMIVO39YES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/Z5EM/IVO39YES/FXAZ5EMIVO39YES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/Z5EM/IVO39YES/FXAZ5EMIVO39YES.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Our planet is powered by a big, glowing orb in the sky, so it’s only natural that the human eye is drawn to things that glow. In the Make It Glow Contest, we’re celebrating all things bright and glowy. So bust out your lightbulbs, EL wire, candles, fiber optic cable, and anything else that casts a g...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:56:37 PST
First Time Authors Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/firsttimeauthors2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/X0Z9/IVO39O2W/F6PX0Z9IVO39O2W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/X0Z9/IVO39O2W/F6PX0Z9IVO39O2W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/X0Z9/IVO39O2W/F6PX0Z9IVO39O2W.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name If you've never posted an Instructable before, now's the time! The First-Time Author Contest is designed for people just like you, and any project you decide to make is eligible. Whether you're a new member or have been watching from the sidelines for years, we can't wait to see the things you creat...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:22:38 PST
Baking Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/baking2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/97KD/IVHQWUPH/FYP97KDIVHQWUPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/97KD/IVHQWUPH/FYP97KDIVHQWUPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/97KD/IVHQWUPH/FYP97KDIVHQWUPH.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name The holidays are a perfect excuse to spend a little extra time in the kitchen and we want to see what you are inspired to create in the Baking Contest. Anything edible baked in an oven using dry heat will qualify. Show off your baking prowess for a chance to win some great supplies for your kitchen...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:48:25 PST
CNC Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/cnc2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/T05P/IVA4UDFM/FVHT05PIVA4UDFM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/T05P/IVA4UDFM/FVHT05PIVA4UDFM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/T05P/IVA4UDFM/FVHT05PIVA4UDFM.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Together with Carbide3D, we’re proud to present the CNC Contest! CNC stands for computer numerical control and though it’s been around since the 70s, it’s only recently become more mainstream (think milling machines, 3D printers, laser engravers, etc). In this contest, we’re looking for all things C...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:46:27 PST
Epilog Contest 8 http://www.instructables.com/contest/epilog8/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/DT05/IVA4U7O3/FEXDT05IVA4U7O3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/DT05/IVA4U7O3/FEXDT05IVA4U7O3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/DT05/IVA4U7O3/FEXDT05IVA4U7O3.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name It’s been another year, which means it’s time for the 8th Epilog Contest! This year, Scribbler will be joining Epilog to give away some impressive prizes: a 30-watt Zing 16 Laser System and Scribbler V3 3D pens! To be the winner of one of these awesome prizes you just need to show off something you’...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:11:29 PST
Vegan Food Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/vegan2016/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/A8PI/IV0AP6YD/FZ2A8PIIV0AP6YD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/A8PI/IV0AP6YD/FZ2A8PIIV0AP6YD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/A8PI/IV0AP6YD/FZ2A8PIIV0AP6YD.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name All hail plant-based diets! The Vegan Challenge is here and Nomiku is providing some drool-worthy prizes. Share your vegan recipes, ingredient substitutions, cooking hacks and any other food-related tips that help you stay true to your vegan values. Five grand prize winners will take home a Wifi No...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 10:50:55 PST
Brave the Elements 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/bravetheelements2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/GS20/IV0AP87Y/FVEGS20IV0AP87Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/GS20/IV0AP87Y/FVEGS20IV0AP87Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/GS20/IV0AP87Y/FVEGS20IV0AP87Y.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Fire, earth, air, and water -- the Brave the Elements Contest is about all the things you make and do to withstand or take advantage of the elements. Projects that involve or are inspired by one (or more) of the four classical elements are eligible. The lucky winners will take home an REI Radiant s...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 18:08:10 PDT
Tables and Desks Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/tablesdesks2016/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/GUQ6/IV0AORGF/FB6GUQ6IV0AORGF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/GUQ6/IV0AORGF/FB6GUQ6IV0AORGF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/GUQ6/IV0AORGF/FB6GUQ6IV0AORGF.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Tables and desks can be traditional and ordinary . . . or they can be completely unique and original. Whatever style of table you make, share it in the Tables and Desks Contest brought to you in part by Woodcraft! The winners of this contest will walk away with tools provided by Woodcraft including...
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 16:02:17 PDT
Design Now: 3D Design Contest 2016 http://www.instructables.com/contest/designnowhourofmake/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/A1YO/IUHMTM82/FZXA1YOIUHMTM82.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/A1YO/IUHMTM82/FZXA1YOIUHMTM82.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/A1YO/IUHMTM82/FZXA1YOIUHMTM82.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Hone your 3D design and printing skills for the Design Now: 3D Printing Contest. Together with Shapeways and 3Dconnexion, we’ve put together a contest to inspire you to create something unique. Prizes include a MakerGear M2 3D printer, 3DConnexion SpaceMouse® Pro Wireless, Shapeways print credit, an...
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