Instructables: contest http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:30:13 PST BLOX v1.01 Homemade Gifts Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/homemadegifts2017/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ4/19BM/JA36ICLT/FJ419BMJA36ICLT.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ4/19BM/JA36ICLT/FJ419BMJA36ICLT.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FJ4/19BM/JA36ICLT/FJ419BMJA36ICLT.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name It can be difficult to get just the right gift for the special people in your life. Sometimes the only things you find aren’t quite right. Instead of getting something that’s just “good enough,” avoid indecision and make something yourself for the Homemade Gifts Contest! Have fun making and showing...
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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:29:03 PST
Workshop Hacks Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/workshophacks2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/ZMOJ/JA2TN74Z/FU7ZMOJJA2TN74Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/ZMOJ/JA2TN74Z/FU7ZMOJJA2TN74Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/ZMOJ/JA2TN74Z/FU7ZMOJJA2TN74Z.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name HACK THE PLANET! Well…maybe not the planet. Start smaller and concentrate on hacking your workshop for the Workshop Hacks Challenge! Hack your area and make building easier by creating shortcuts for unnecessary steps in your project, modifying your tools to perform different functions, organizing yo...
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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:27:46 PST
LED Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/led2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/U6Y5/J9SVKIUY/FUOU6Y5J9SVKIUY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/U6Y5/J9SVKIUY/FUOU6Y5J9SVKIUY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/U6Y5/J9SVKIUY/FUOU6Y5J9SVKIUY.SMALL.gif Danger is my middle name Since their conception, LEDs have become more and more common in general lighting, arts & crafts, decorations, and cosplay/prop making because of their versatility, sustainability, and affordability. Find a way to incorporate at least one LED into your project for the LED Contest. It’s time to ligh...
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Thu, 9 Nov 2017 15:30:28 PST
Baking Soda Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/bakingsoda2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/YHUJ/J95ZVLO2/FL0YHUJJ95ZVLO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/YHUJ/J95ZVLO2/FL0YHUJJ95ZVLO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/YHUJ/J95ZVLO2/FL0YHUJJ95ZVLO2.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Baking soda is one of those things that just seems to have a never-ending amount of uses. From cooking and cleaning to science experiments and arts & crafts projects, there is a lot more you can do with it than you might originally think. Bust out a box of baking soda and see which direction inspira...
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Fri, 3 Nov 2017 10:02:26 PDT
Raspberry Pi Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/raspberrypi2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FVBX/J8YRBTM2/F6PFVBXJ8YRBTM2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FVBX/J8YRBTM2/F6PFVBXJ8YRBTM2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/FVBX/J8YRBTM2/F6PFVBXJ8YRBTM2.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Raspberry Pi boards are powerful little computers that can fit in the palm of your hand. What started as a way to bring programming to those who previously couldn’t afford to do it, these little computers have grown leaps and bounds in popularity because of their size, cost, and versatility. Take yo...
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:53:54 PDT
Metal Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/metal2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/J1DP/J8UGY369/F3NJ1DPJ8UGY369.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/J1DP/J8UGY369/F3NJ1DPJ8UGY369.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/J1DP/J8UGY369/F3NJ1DPJ8UGY369.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Metal is a dependable material that can be decorative and utilitarian. There is so much that can be crafted with it that makers of almost every skill level can try their hand at bending, welding, casting, smelting, or hammering it. For the Metal Contest, show off the fun and innovative ways you crea...
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Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:58:25 PDT
PVC Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/pvc2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/YNQ4/J8UH3T9C/F1CYNQ4J8UH3T9C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/YNQ4/J8UH3T9C/F1CYNQ4J8UH3T9C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1C/YNQ4/J8UH3T9C/F1CYNQ4J8UH3T9C.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Consisting of pipes of various lengths and a plethora of connector shapes, PVC is a material that many makers have dabbled with. No fancy tools required; with just time, patience, imagination (and PVC), you can create a variety of awesome projects for the PVC Contest. Formufit knows that PVC is the...
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:05:51 PDT
Furniture Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/furniture2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/CG0V/J8UH3VHZ/FZ9CG0VJ8UH3VHZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/CG0V/J8UH3VHZ/FZ9CG0VJ8UH3VHZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/CG0V/J8UH3VHZ/FZ9CG0VJ8UH3VHZ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Furniture shopping for pieces that both fit your space and look great can really take a chunk out of your wallet. Instead of battling the crowds at big furniture stores or crossing your fingers and hoping the couch you picked online will match your curtains, take the guesswork and frustration out of...
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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:05:46 PDT
Fiber Arts Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/fiberarts2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/VDRS/J8OQY1WY/F0MVDRSJ8OQY1WY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/VDRS/J8OQY1WY/F0MVDRSJ8OQY1WY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/VDRS/J8OQY1WY/F0MVDRSJ8OQY1WY.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Keep calm and get your fiber art on. Embroider, knit, crochet, tat, felt, weave; delight us with your specialty for the Fiber Arts Contest! Display your artistic talents with yarn, wool, and more to win an Ashford Kiwi 2 Spinning Wheel, Wool Sampler Pack, or Premium Winding Station Tool Kit! Look t...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:47:44 PDT
Wireless Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/wireless2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/WAV1/J8KGNGO6/F5UWAV1J8KGNGO6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/WAV1/J8KGNGO6/F5UWAV1J8KGNGO6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/WAV1/J8KGNGO6/F5UWAV1J8KGNGO6.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Wireless is the way of the future (and today)! So, don’t get tangled up by superfluous wires; cut the cord for the Wireless Contest! We're looking for fun and creative ways you can eliminate the use of wires in your project including cellular, Bluetooth, WIFI, infrared, and more! Find practical and...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:27:25 PDT
Hand Tools Only Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/hto2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/R48S/J8F5YYHS/FQNR48SJ8F5YYHS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/R48S/J8F5YYHS/FQNR48SJ8F5YYHS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQN/R48S/J8F5YYHS/FQNR48SJ8F5YYHS.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name While high-tech machinery is fun to fabricate with, there is something special about getting the job done by hand. For the Hand Tools Only Contest, concentrate on building your project using only handheld tools. Get down to the nuts and bolts of what it takes to create your project for a chance to ...
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 14:27:07 PDT
Baking Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/baking2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/SSN6/J8F5YYH9/F26SSN6J8F5YYH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/SSN6/J8F5YYH9/F26SSN6J8F5YYH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F26/SSN6/J8F5YYH9/F26SSN6J8F5YYH9.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name They say there can be too many cooks in the kitchen, but what about bakers? We say, the more the merrier for the Baking Contest! Heat up the kitchen with your best recipes for bread, cookies, and more, just make sure you create your specialties by baking in your oven using a dry heat. Have your cak...
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Fri, 6 Oct 2017 14:03:07 PDT
Leather Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/leather2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/H893/J864Z3JO/F5JH893J864Z3JO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/H893/J864Z3JO/F5JH893J864Z3JO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/H893/J864Z3JO/F5JH893J864Z3JO.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Sturdy, multifunctional, and coming in so many shapes, colors, and sizes, leather is a great material for beginner and experienced makers alike. All you have to do for the Leather Contest is make something incorporating leather (faux or real). Demonstrate your seasoned leatherworking skills and you...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:28:22 PDT
Reclaimed Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/reclaimed2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/R3LW/J84QWSLZ/F6RR3LWJ84QWSLZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/R3LW/J84QWSLZ/F6RR3LWJ84QWSLZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/R3LW/J84QWSLZ/F6RR3LWJ84QWSLZ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Waste not, want not! While it is fun to buy supplies, there is a special feeling that comes along with taking old materials and transforming them into something new. For the Reclaimed Contest, reclaim materials that were used to make one thing and use them to create a whole new project! Tear out al...
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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:01:25 PDT
Make It Move Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/mim2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/J38V/J7UQRN58/F8UJ38VJ7UQRN58.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/J38V/J7UQRN58/F8UJ38VJ7UQRN58.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/J38V/J7UQRN58/F8UJ38VJ7UQRN58.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name We like to move it move it, you like to move it move it, let’s all move it, move it for the Make it Move Contest! Your project can move on its own or by your power. Make it fly, run, glide, skip, wiggle, roll, or propel, no matter what you make, all you need to do is make it move! Get it in gear to...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:12:57 PDT
Halloween Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/halloween2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/H4NU/J7KQSHGT/FUUH4NUJ7KQSHGT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/H4NU/J7KQSHGT/FUUH4NUJ7KQSHGT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/H4NU/J7KQSHGT/FUUH4NUJ7KQSHGT.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Something wicked to Instructables comes! Costumes and candy and skeletons, oh my! Halloween has finally come back around and we are raring to go! Epic costumes, eerie decorations, disturbing desserts, whatever it is you like to make to help celebrate Halloween, share it here! We’re changing things...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:23:43 PDT
Hiding Places Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/hidingplaces2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/S07M/J7KQSIG9/FJVS07MJ7KQSIG9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/S07M/J7KQSIG9/FJVS07MJ7KQSIG9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/S07M/J7KQSIG9/FJVS07MJ7KQSIG9.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Stash your special possessions, hide your heirlooms, and disguise doors. Find the perfect way to practice stealth and protect your valuables for the Hiding Places Contest! Creatively hide trinkets, switches, or entire rooms for a chance to win an iPad Mini 4, a Panoraxy Hidden Camera Clock, or Blue...
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Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:38:40 PDT
Lazy Life Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/lazylife2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ODZG/J79HAZ3L/F94ODZGJ79HAZ3L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ODZG/J79HAZ3L/F94ODZGJ79HAZ3L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/ODZG/J79HAZ3L/F94ODZGJ79HAZ3L.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Sometimes it takes a little hard work to be lazy. For the Lazy Life Challenge, show off how you enjoy the easy life. Loosen up, snooze, or just unwind, show off whatever helps you take it easy and be lazy. The most inventive idler will win a Macbook Air! Sit back, relax, and “make” life easy.
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 14:25:23 PDT
Teachers Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/teachers2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/V4QX/J7AQN5Z4/FNVV4QXJ7AQN5Z4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/V4QX/J7AQN5Z4/FNVV4QXJ7AQN5Z4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/V4QX/J7AQN5Z4/FNVV4QXJ7AQN5Z4.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Calling all Teachers! Instructables is a great academic tool and we want educators to use it for the Teachers Contest! This teachers-only contest tasks you with creating something that can be an asset for other educators in the classroom. This includes projects that are easy to build with your stud...
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Fri, 8 Sep 2017 09:02:41 PDT
GIFs Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/gifs2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/KE9Y/J6WGQASV/F1XKE9YJ6WGQASV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/KE9Y/J6WGQASV/F1XKE9YJ6WGQASV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/KE9Y/J6WGQASV/F1XKE9YJ6WGQASV.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name We often think of GIFs as being silly or funny, but they can be useful and informative, too! The GIFs Challenge tasks you with showing off a part of your Instructable's documentation in GIF form. You can enter any type of project you want as long as you compliment your Instructable with a GIF that s...
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Mon, 4 Sep 2017 15:00:20 PDT
Audio Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/audio2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/R4R9/J6WGQVMI/FKZR4R9J6WGQVMI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/R4R9/J6WGQVMI/FKZR4R9J6WGQVMI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/R4R9/J6WGQVMI/FKZR4R9J6WGQVMI.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Sounds surround us. From the moment our alarm goes off in the morning to when we watch the evening news, everything around us is tugging at our ears. For the Audio Contest, show off the most intriguing and unique ways you create sound. Whether it’s speakers, microphones, or musical instruments that...
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Mon, 4 Sep 2017 15:00:04 PDT
Plastics Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/plastics/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/D5IK/J6QQJDZR/FRLD5IKJ6QQJDZR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/D5IK/J6QQJDZR/FRLD5IKJ6QQJDZR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/D5IK/J6QQJDZR/FRLD5IKJ6QQJDZR.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Plastics, plastics everywhere and so many projects to make. Up-cycle your recyclables or 3D print something completely new; as long as some type of plastic is your material of choice, you can enter the Plastics Contest! Grab it, shape it, move it, make it and you could win a Printrbot Smalls, Dreme...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 17:04:08 PDT
Outdoor Structures http://www.instructables.com/contest/outdoorstructures2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/VFNG/J6QQJ9PO/FFRVFNGJ6QQJ9PO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/VFNG/J6QQJ9PO/FFRVFNGJ6QQJ9PO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFR/VFNG/J6QQJ9PO/FFRVFNGJ6QQJ9PO.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From greenhouses and garden sheds to dog houses and pergolas, outdoor structures can be both fun and functional. For the Outdoor Structures Contest, show off your best builds for outside. All permanent or portable structures will fit the bill as long as they reside out-of-doors. Shape and create th...
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Fri, 25 Aug 2017 17:04:03 PDT
Design for Robotics Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/designforrobotics2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/JSTD/J5MQ6LCF/F8BJSTDJ5MQ6LCF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/JSTD/J5MQ6LCF/F8BJSTDJ5MQ6LCF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/JSTD/J5MQ6LCF/F8BJSTDJ5MQ6LCF.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Imagine the home of 2025. How will robots assist you with everyday tasks in and around the house? The field of robotics is advancing quickly to support our busy lives proving that robots are fast becoming part of our daily reality. Autodesk and GE Appliances® are looking for a few innovative robots...
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Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:30:38 PDT
Automation Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/automation2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/03HZ/J6FQLM4T/FYT03HZJ6FQLM4T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/03HZ/J6FQLM4T/FYT03HZJ6FQLM4T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/03HZ/J6FQLM4T/FYT03HZJ6FQLM4T.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Automation involves taking everyday tasks and streamlining them by taking what would normally be done manually and making it automatic. Your goal for the Automation Contest is to do just that. Automate life in some way, big or small. As long as you are taking something that would normally be manual ...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:43:32 PDT
Canning and Pickling Challenge 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/canningpickling/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/7176/J6FQLRP5/FDC7176J6FQLRP5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/7176/J6FQLRP5/FDC7176J6FQLRP5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/7176/J6FQLRP5/FDC7176J6FQLRP5.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name For centuries, people have been preserving foods in a variety of ways to not only make them taste great but to make them last longer too. For the Canning and Pickling Challenge, share the best recipes and techniques for canning and pickling your favorite foods. To support your preservation endeavor...
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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:34:56 PDT
Solar Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/solar2017/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif tinaciousz It is time to harness the power of the sun for the Solar Contest! There are many ways to collect energy and solar power is quickly becoming more and more popular. From powering thousands of homes to small portable electronics, the sun has a lot of energy to spare. Though we don’t expect you to powe...
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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:36:41 PDT
Bluetooth Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/bluetooth2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3AMQ/J66Q8FBK/FYW3AMQJ66Q8FBK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3AMQ/J66Q8FBK/FYW3AMQJ66Q8FBK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3AMQ/J66Q8FBK/FYW3AMQJ66Q8FBK.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick The term Bluetooth comes from King Harald “Bluetooth” Gormsson, a man who is known for uniting Denmark and Norway and had a dead tooth which earned him his name. Though we’re not looking for you to connect countries, we do want you to connect wirelessly for the Bluetooth Challenge! Bluetooth is all...
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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:41:56 PDT
Fix It Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/fixit2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/8MKW/J5UA5NQN/F4T8MKWJ5UA5NQN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/8MKW/J5UA5NQN/F4T8MKWJ5UA5NQN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/8MKW/J5UA5NQN/F4T8MKWJ5UA5NQN.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Being a DIYer isn’t always about making something new. Sometimes it’s also about taking an object and fixing or improving it and that is exactly what we want to see for the Fix It Contest! Find a way to take something and make it better whether that is actually fixing it or adding onto it in a fun, ...
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 14:49:38 PDT
Sew Cool Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/sewcool2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/PIQQ/J5UA5VCC/FVMPIQQJ5UA5VCC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/PIQQ/J5UA5VCC/FVMPIQQJ5UA5VCC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/PIQQ/J5UA5VCC/FVMPIQQJ5UA5VCC.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name To sew or not to sew, that is the question. The answer? Definitely to sew for the Sew Cool Contest! Dust off your sewing machine and thread your sewing needle; wherever your talents lie, now is the time to show them off! Bring needle to thread for practical purposes or just for fun; all’s fair in se...
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Thu, 3 Aug 2017 14:48:30 PDT
MacGyver Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/macgyver2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/PRW9/J5K6SWIJ/FDTPRW9J5K6SWIJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/PRW9/J5K6SWIJ/FDTPRW9J5K6SWIJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/PRW9/J5K6SWIJ/FDTPRW9J5K6SWIJ.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name MacGyver is more than just a hot shot character from a 1980s television show. To MacGyver is now a verb that describes making or repairing something in an improvised or inventive way, and that is exactly what we want you to do for the MacGyver Challenge! It is time to take whatever items you can ge...
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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:30:31 PDT
Outdoor Cooking Contest 2017 http://www.instructables.com/contest/outdoorcooking2017/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZY87/J5K6SX48/FBWZY87J5K6SX48.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZY87/J5K6SX48/FBWZY87J5K6SX48.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZY87/J5K6SX48/FBWZY87J5K6SX48.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name Just because you only have a campfire, grill, or even just the sun at your disposal, doesn’t mean you can’t create delicious dishes. For the Outdoor Cooking Contest show off what you cook and how when you’re outside and don’t have fancy kitchen appliances at hand. Be one of the best cooks outside t...
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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:30:14 PDT
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. This contest is open to anyone who hasn't created an Instructable before. S...
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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
Fidget Spinner Design Contest http://www.instructables.com/contest/fidgetspinner/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/MV7C/J44G01R7/FOQMV7CJ44G01R7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/MV7C/J44G01R7/FOQMV7CJ44G01R7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/MV7C/J44G01R7/FOQMV7CJ44G01R7.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name *Click here to learn more about Design Challenges!* Keep busy this summer with our Fidget Spinner Design Challenge! Try your hand at designing a fidget spinner using Tinkercad, Fusion 360, or whichever 3D modeling program you like best. Get your copy of Fusion 360; it’s free for students, educators...
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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:06:29 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
BOSEBuild Design Challenge http://www.instructables.com/contest/bosebuild/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FCIX/J3UFKEU3/FVJFCIXJ3UFKEU3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FCIX/J3UFKEU3/FVJFCIXJ3UFKEU3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FCIX/J3UFKEU3/FVJFCIXJ3UFKEU3.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name *Click here to learn more about Design Challenges* Test out your 3D design abilities in the BOSEbuild Design Challenge! Brought to you by Bose and Ultimaker, this challenge provides you with the opportunity to customize an enclosure for the BOSEbuild Speaker Cube! Create a unique 3D design that ca...
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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 10:02:10 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 IN CASE OF A TIE! Because some of the teams are close, this is how ties will be determined. If more than one team qualifies for a prize once the contest has concluded, we will determine the winner by the team whose LAST project was published FIRST according to Pacific Standard Time. --------------...
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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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