Instructables: forumTopic - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 29 Jun 2016 04:12:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Maker Festival Twente 28th & 29th of May http://www.instructables.com/community/Maker-Festival-Twente-28th-29th-of-May/ 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 emilyvanleemput Next weekend, the 28th and 29th of May, this year's edition of the Maker Festival Twente will be held in Enschede. There will be quite a variety of makers, I'll be giving jewellery workshops myself. For more information, be sure to check out the official site: http://makerfestivaltwente.nl
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Sun, 22 May 2016 09:34:10 PDT
Meet at Maker Faire http://www.instructables.com/community/Meet-at-Maker-Faire/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UF65/IOEKK65W/F0NUF65IOEKK65W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UF65/IOEKK65W/F0NUF65IOEKK65W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/UF65/IOEKK65W/F0NUF65IOEKK65W.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Hi Everyone! Sadly, Instructables will not have a booth at this year's Bay Area Maker Faire. BUT, some of our employees are going to meet up on Saturday for anyone that wants to get together and chat and take a group picture! The plan is to meet at in the middle of Zone 5 at 1PM on Saturday (I tr...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 15:53:38 PDT
Positions available at Instructables (updated May 12, 2016) http://www.instructables.com/community/Positions-available-at-Instructables/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/XP7N/FYNTAB7G/FT8XP7NFYNTAB7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/XP7N/FYNTAB7G/FT8XP7NFYNTAB7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT8/XP7N/FYNTAB7G/FT8XP7NFYNTAB7G.SMALL.gif ewilhelm Community Manager Instructables is looking for an awesome person to join our team of Community Managers! Our ideal candidate feels at home with our community, has a strong customer service-oriented mindset, exceptional communication skills, and the ability to work efficiently and independently. ...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 15:59:16 PDT
Featured Author: Kludge77 http://www.instructables.com/community/Featured-Author-Kludge77/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/Q03U/INU1G1J4/F7TQ03UINU1G1J4.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Hi! I recently had the chance to interview Kludge77. Not only does he have quite an extensive instructables profile, but he has his own YouTube channel. Check out the interview!  If you think of a question I didn't ask, ask him here! 
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Fri, 6 May 2016 13:34:35 PDT
A Letter to my Instructables Family http://www.instructables.com/community/A-Letter-to-my-Instructables-Family/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/G73W/INHOOQKN/F5SG73WINHOOQKN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/G73W/INHOOQKN/F5SG73WINHOOQKN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/G73W/INHOOQKN/F5SG73WINHOOQKN.SMALL.jpg sunshiine Dear instructables family, I come to you today to ask for your loving support because the Positive "sunshine" you know here, is hurting for my sister, her son and my family. It takes a huge blow to knock me down to the point that I am discouraged but the past few months my family has endured traged...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:40:14 PDT
Featured Author: Tomatoskins http://www.instructables.com/community/Featured-Author-Tomatoskins/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/TWMG/IMZ3ZMIH/FTHTWMGIMZ3ZMIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/TWMG/IMZ3ZMIH/FTHTWMGIMZ3ZMIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/TWMG/IMZ3ZMIH/FTHTWMGIMZ3ZMIH.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Hello! I recently had the joy of interviewing Tomatoskins. Not only is he an awesome maker, but he's also a Community Manager here at Instructables! Check out his interview! If you have any more questions that you would like tomatoskins to answer, here's the place to do it!
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 15:38:07 PDT
Ibles on the Morning News http://www.instructables.com/community/Ibles-on-the-Morning-News/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/FA99/IJ6CC78J/FOXFA99IJ6CC78J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/FA99/IJ6CC78J/FOXFA99IJ6CC78J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/FA99/IJ6CC78J/FOXFA99IJ6CC78J.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad It's cool to see where your ibles end up getting a mention. Here is a CBS Sacramento morning news talkshow segment that I came across from their tweet.   https://t.co/37A552OEAb I think it's great that something I made is inspiring people to make and just have fun with it. http://gooddaysacramen...
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:36:02 PST
FREE GIFT!! Get a 3’x4’ b&w Engineer Print! http://www.instructables.com/community/FREE-GIFT-Get-a-3x4-bw-Engineer-Print/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7UWF/IH3TB81J/FO17UWFIH3TB81J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7UWF/IH3TB81J/FO17UWFIH3TB81J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7UWF/IH3TB81J/FO17UWFIH3TB81J.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Hi everyone, I’ve got a good one for you today! Our friends at Parabo Press are giving 1,000 people in the Instructables community a FREE jumbo 3’x4’ Engineer Print ($25 value), printed from your own photo! Order through their app, just pay shipping. Get the app at www.parabo.press and use promo co...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 09:34:13 PST
Determining speech rate from audio http://www.instructables.com/community/Determining-speech-rate-from-audio/ 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 ocheadle Hi, my name's Oli and I am a speech therapist - aka speech pathologist in US. I am looking for a way (e.g. an app) that can determine how fast someone is speaking, in realtime. This kind of biofeedback would be really useful for many people with communication disorders where learning to speak slowe...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 10:26:42 PST
The collaboration experiment http://www.instructables.com/community/The-collaboration-experiment/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/GCSC/IFY7AB5W/F4TGCSCIFY7AB5W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/GCSC/IFY7AB5W/F4TGCSCIFY7AB5W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/GCSC/IFY7AB5W/F4TGCSCIFY7AB5W.SMALL.jpg thijsv For my, or should I say our next Instructable I want to do a little experiment. The goal is to make a colaborated Instructable with the following rules in place: We each do a single step in the Instructable (excluding the materials step). Materials needed for each single step cost less then...
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Tue, 20 Oct 2015 06:43:32 PDT
Eric Wilhelm Talks Halloween Projects on Science Friday http://www.instructables.com/community/Eric-Wilhelm-Talks-Halloween-Projects-on-Science-F/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KC0I/IFTWR7VZ/FCOKC0IIFTWR7VZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KC0I/IFTWR7VZ/FCOKC0IIFTWR7VZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/KC0I/IFTWR7VZ/FCOKC0IIFTWR7VZ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick   Today (Friday October 16, 2015) Instructables founder Eric Wilhelm went on Science Friday to talk about some fun Halloween Projects for Science Lovers.  "Green fire, magic mirrors, fiber optic fairy wings—just a few of the ways to geek out this Halloween with do-it-yourself projects. Eric Wil...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 14:26:50 PDT
#HackHalloween with Instructables AND littleBits! http://www.instructables.com/community/HackHalloween-with-Instructables-AND-littleBits/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/T3CR/IFO75MG3/FWAT3CRIFO75MG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/T3CR/IFO75MG3/FWAT3CRIFO75MG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/T3CR/IFO75MG3/FWAT3CRIFO75MG3.SMALL.jpg liza.stark Have you already created a bitified Halloween project for Instructables' Halloween contest? Forget double toil and double trouble - you can submit your project to littleBits' #HackHalloween contest for double the chances to win! Just make sure it include Bits ;) (^** Click here for all the spoo...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 09:27:35 PDT
Instructables at Maker Faire New York 2015 - Pictures! http://www.instructables.com/community/Instructables-at-Maker-Faire-New-York-2015-Picture/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/TMWG/IF4ILIHQ/F5LTMWGIF4ILIHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/TMWG/IF4ILIHQ/F5LTMWGIF4ILIHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5L/TMWG/IF4ILIHQ/F5LTMWGIF4ILIHQ.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Instructables was at Maker Faire New York again this year! Mikeasaurus and xxlauraxx were there to meet all the awesome people that were able to come out.  Check out the photos below to see what all went on including 3D printing and chainsaw carving! Did you get to check out the Faire or the Instr...
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Tue, 29 Sep 2015 15:02:34 PDT
Come see us at Maker Faire NY 2015 (come be in a group photo!) http://www.instructables.com/community/Come-see-us-at-Maker-Faire-NY-2015-come-be-in-a-gr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/BKO8/IE42XA3M/F9CBKO8IE42XA3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/BKO8/IE42XA3M/F9CBKO8IE42XA3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/BKO8/IE42XA3M/F9CBKO8IE42XA3M.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Maker Faire New York 2015 Instructables is going to have a booth at Maker Faire, and we want to see you! September 26-27, 2015 This year we're going all out with our largest booth ever. We're going to have a very special artist creating a display over the entire weekend. We're going to have...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 15:18:52 PDT
The First 28 Instructables Ever Published (10 Years Ago!) http://www.instructables.com/community/The-First-28-Instructables-Ever-Published-10-Years/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ATL0/IEOP5YNE/FQOATL0IEOP5YNE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ATL0/IEOP5YNE/FQOATL0IEOP5YNE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/ATL0/IEOP5YNE/FQOATL0IEOP5YNE.SMALL.jpg seamster The first instructable ever was published on August 4, 2005. There were in fact 28 instructables published on that date. I was curiously digging through that first day's offerings, and decided they deserved to be showcased in their very own collection. The topics are wide-ranging, interesting, and...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 17:51:46 PDT
MediaTek LinkIt ONE Giveaway http://www.instructables.com/community/MediaTek-LinkIt-ONE-Giveaway/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/8GF5/IDQ9ACQE/FOP8GF5IDQ9ACQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/8GF5/IDQ9ACQE/FOP8GF5IDQ9ACQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/8GF5/IDQ9ACQE/FOP8GF5IDQ9ACQE.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick Update 12/21/15: REMINDER: The deadline for this promotion is midnight tonight (Pacific Standard Time). Once the form is turned off you cannot submit your project. You have to get your form in before midnight. Please make sure you are submitting completed projects will full directions, codes and sc...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:50:51 PDT
Instructables YouTube Show/Series http://www.instructables.com/community/Instructables-YouTube-ShowSeries/ 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 ImportAutumn Hello! I had the idea of making a YouTube show promoting great tutorials and projects from Instructables about 3 years ago. At the time I didn't have the skills to create it. After taking up a short course in video editing and graphics, I was finally able to create it!  I wanted the show to really...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 01:27:07 PDT
Singapore - Meet Awesome Makers - Eric Wilhelm at Prototyping Lab@National Design Centre http://www.instructables.com/community/Singapore-Meet-Awesome-Makers-Eric-Wilhelm-at-Prot/ 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 ewilhelm I'll be visiting Singapore this week. OmeMaker Group has graciously offered to host me for an informal talk and Q&A session about Instructables and Pier 9. The event is Thursday 2015-08-20 at 7:30 PM at Prototyping Lab@National Design Centre. You can register to attend here. I'm looking forward to ...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:04:23 PDT
Instructables authors in UK, Germany and thereabout http://www.instructables.com/community/Instructables-authors-in-UK-and-Germany/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/JUC2/ID5SAZEU/FEEJUC2ID5SAZEU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/JUC2/ID5SAZEU/FEEJUC2ID5SAZEU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEE/JUC2/ID5SAZEU/FEEJUC2ID5SAZEU.SMALL.jpg seamster I'm looking to identify Instructables authors that live in the UK, Germany and the regions thereabout. I can name of a handful of you folks off the top of my head, but if you live in these areas, would you leave a comment here? Reason why: Our Instructables/Autodesk Public Relations and Brand Part...
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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:19:08 PDT
Fab11 conference - looking for an author in Boston http://www.instructables.com/community/Fab11-conference-looking-for-an-author-in-Boston/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BFNA/ICYN1HN0/FS8BFNAICYN1HN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BFNA/ICYN1HN0/FS8BFNAICYN1HN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/BFNA/ICYN1HN0/FS8BFNAICYN1HN0.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm I'm looking for someone in Boston who has published an Instructable to be a stand-in for me at the Fab11 conference tomorrow 1:50 PM - 3:30 PM. I've already recorded a video interview; you would be there to answer questions about being an author. Should be easy (there might not even be questions!) a...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 16:54:20 PDT
Silhouette Build Night at the Taipei Hackerspace http://www.instructables.com/community/Silhouette-Build-Night-at-the-Taipei-Hackerspace/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/5QIZ/ICJLY85E/F5W5QIZICJLY85E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/5QIZ/ICJLY85E/F5W5QIZICJLY85E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/5QIZ/ICJLY85E/F5W5QIZICJLY85E.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace Hi, We just had our Silhouette Build Night in the Taipei Hackerspace yesterday. It was a blast, I was totally blown away by the many ideas people came with, even though we barely knew how to use the Silhouette paper cutter. We had participants of all ages, and many different backgrounds. The proje...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 19:51:42 PDT
Win the first multimaterial 3D printing pen!! http://www.instructables.com/community/3Dsimo-Contest/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/HU1R/IC2A2QDE/F9EHU1RIC2A2QDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/HU1R/IC2A2QDE/F9EHU1RIC2A2QDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/HU1R/IC2A2QDE/F9EHU1RIC2A2QDE.SMALL.jpg Carleyy 3Dsimo is launching a 4-in-1 ultimate creators tool on Kickstarter! Join us in this twitter giveaway for your chance to win a 3Dsimo pen!! And be sure to check out their Kickstarter campaign! How to Enter: Follow @Instructables and @get3Dsimo on Twitter Tweet @Instructables and @get3Dsimo ...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 16:08:58 PDT
List of Upcoming Contests (updated 4/26/16) http://www.instructables.com/community/List-of-Upcoming-Contests/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/FZU9/HERLZN6P/FF1FZU9HERLZN6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/FZU9/HERLZN6P/FF1FZU9HERLZN6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/FZU9/HERLZN6P/FF1FZU9HERLZN6P.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink PLEASE GO HERE TO SEE OUR NEW CONTEST LIST ON FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/instructables/events Hello everyone! It was recently suggested that we should have a list of upcoming contests available on the site. This was something we used to do in our author newsletter, but now it will have...
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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:36:43 PDT
Help Give Kids Their Dream Halloween Costume http://www.instructables.com/community/Help-Give-Kids-Their-Dream-Halloween-Costume/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Q9OE/IAWDH45N/FQJQ9OEIAWDH45N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Q9OE/IAWDH45N/FQJQ9OEIAWDH45N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/Q9OE/IAWDH45N/FQJQ9OEIAWDH45N.SMALL.jpg Danger is my middle name You might remember instructables author Ryanthedude who made this amazing Halloween costume for his son who is in a wheelchair. He's doing a kickstarter campaign to raise money to build more awesome wheelchair costumes for kids and is sporting a robot t-shirt in the kickstarter video! Check it out a...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 14:56:49 PDT
Instructables & Silhouette Live Broadcast http://www.instructables.com/community/Instructables-Silhouette-Live-Broadcast/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/CO98/IAS211Q2/FC5CO98IAS211Q2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/CO98/IAS211Q2/FC5CO98IAS211Q2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/CO98/IAS211Q2/FC5CO98IAS211Q2.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Date & Time: Tuesday, June 16th 10am PST EVENT PAGE (CLICK HERE)   Instructables is partnering with Silhouette, electronic cutting tools for the modern maker, for a live broadcast! Follow along as we teach you how to use the Silhouette Portrait to make several amazing Instructables. Best o...
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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 14:55:19 PDT
Makerspace Contest http://www.instructables.com/community/Makerspace-Contest/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/YR2P/IAGMVBDZ/FQKYR2PIAGMVBDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/YR2P/IAGMVBDZ/FQKYR2PIAGMVBDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQK/YR2P/IAGMVBDZ/FQKYR2PIAGMVBDZ.SMALL.jpg Carleyy **Entries Here** GROUP PRIZES Most Featured Instructables:  Coventry Makerspace Most Instructables: BrainTrust INDIVIDUAL PRIZES Grand Prize Individual: How to Build A Garden Shed by KurtH3 Second Prize Individual:  Turn a Furby into Krang by ModMischief Simple V...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 15:43:08 PDT
Instamorph Build Night at the Phoenix Asylum http://www.instructables.com/community/Instamorph-Build-Night-at-the-Phoenix-Asylum/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/IEYO/IAAWLJQE/FD1IEYOIAAWLJQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/IEYO/IAAWLJQE/FD1IEYOIAAWLJQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD1/IEYO/IAAWLJQE/FD1IEYOIAAWLJQE.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid Phoenix Asylum had a great turn-out for our Instamorph Build Night. Some fun projects were created and new friendships were formed. This was our fourth Instructables Build Night and we look forward to many more.
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Sat, 30 May 2015 17:24:49 PDT
Ember's Mechanical Designs are now Open-Source http://www.instructables.com/community/Embers-Mechanical-Designs-are-now-Open-Source/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJRM/I9L6N2CY/FJOBJRMI9L6N2CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJRM/I9L6N2CY/FJOBJRMI9L6N2CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/BJRM/I9L6N2CY/FJOBJRMI9L6N2CY.SMALL.jpg ewilhelm We released the mechanical design files for the Autodesk Ember 3D printer in Fusion 360. Here's what I wrote about it on Ember's blog: The full design of Ember in Fusion 360 is now available for you to freely view, download, inspect and modify.  I've been having a blast with the explode model fun...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 06:44:05 PDT
Being an Artist in Residence at Pier 9: MORE IS BETTER http://www.instructables.com/community/Being-an-Artist-in-Residence-at-Pier-9-MORE-IS-BET/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/KX1L/I9YBINTJ/F77KX1LI9YBINTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/KX1L/I9YBINTJ/F77KX1LI9YBINTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/KX1L/I9YBINTJ/F77KX1LI9YBINTJ.SMALL.jpg masynmachien My second one month term as Artist in Residence at Pier 9 was a blast, again. Now I’m back home, the jet lag is behind me and the making rush is replaced by the rush of “ordinary” life. Time for a short “retrospect” What remained the same compared to the first time, is being torn between spending ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 11:00:12 PDT
Intel® IoT Invitational http://www.instructables.com/community/Intel-IoT-Invitational/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/WM03/I8U15XK1/FCYWM03I8U15XK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/WM03/I8U15XK1/FCYWM03I8U15XK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCY/WM03/I8U15XK1/FCYWM03I8U15XK1.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura **UPDATES!!** 12/18/15  Thank you so much TO ALL OF YOU for your patience during this process, it means the world to us that everyone has participated in this Invitational. Everyone has worked so hard on their IoT projects, and we have enjoyed all the stories about bringing these creations to fru...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 06:47:39 PDT
May 2015 Build Night with Strawbees (2nd build night in May!!) http://www.instructables.com/community/May-2015-Build-Night-with-Strawbees-2nd-build-nigh/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/JYGB/I7KB9SEM/FGGJYGBI7KB9SEM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/JYGB/I7KB9SEM/FGGJYGBI7KB9SEM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/JYGB/I7KB9SEM/FGGJYGBI7KB9SEM.SMALL.jpg Carleyy #BUILDNIGHT 30 SPACES AVAILABLE Deadline to sign up: March 29th, 2015. Accepted spaces will be notified by March 30th, 2015. Read our FAQ to learn more about the Build Night program rules and how to make the most out of this event for your space. MAY BUILD NIGHT We are partnering with Strawbees, t...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:17:30 PDT
Robot not sending me notifications? SOLVED !!! (as_a_work_around) http://www.instructables.com/community/Robot-not-sending-me-notifications/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/8AZ3/I7D5VY2I/FLF8AZ3I7D5VY2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/8AZ3/I7D5VY2I/FLF8AZ3I7D5VY2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/8AZ3/I7D5VY2I/FLF8AZ3I7D5VY2I.SMALL.jpg iceng "For the past month, I have not been receiving notifications for questions I have asked, or comments on my instructables. They do seem to appear in the orange board, and I have checked my settings for email notifications twice on different computers to verify it is not just me." Come On  AUTODESK  ...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:44:18 PDT
April 2015 Build Night with InstaMorph http://www.instructables.com/community/April-2015-Build-Night-with-InstaMorph/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FVXH/I6HSKCOJ/F7PFVXHI6HSKCOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FVXH/I6HSKCOJ/F7PFVXHI6HSKCOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/FVXH/I6HSKCOJ/F7PFVXHI6HSKCOJ.SMALL.jpg Carleyy #BUILDNIGHT 30 SPACES AVAILABLE Deadline to sign up: February 27. Accepted spaces will be notified by March 2. Read our FAQ to learn more about the Build Night program rules and how to make the most out of this event for your space. APRIL BUILD NIGHT We are partnering with InstaMorph, a lightweigh...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:02:27 PST
Featured Author: Shazni http://www.instructables.com/community/Featured-Author-Shazni/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/KC5X/I697Q34V/F3NKC5XI697Q34V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/KC5X/I697Q34V/F3NKC5XI697Q34V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/KC5X/I697Q34V/F3NKC5XI697Q34V.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Hello! I recently had the joy of interviewing Shazni.  As a long time author she had a lot of interesting answers and I highly recommend reading the interview. But if you have any more questions that you would like Shazni to answer, here's the place to do it!  Seriously how could not want to know mo...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:06:27 PST
Featured Author: Ashleyjlong http://www.instructables.com/community/Featured-Author-Ashleyjlong/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/742A/I5UXBDO4/FQR742AI5UXBDO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/742A/I5UXBDO4/FQR742AI5UXBDO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/742A/I5UXBDO4/FQR742AI5UXBDO4.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Hi everyone! Recently I had the joy of interviewing the author Ashleyjlong.  If you haven't read it yet just head on over here and read it, I'll wait... Now that you've returned this is your opportunity to ask any questions you have for Ashley!
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:05:00 PST
Maker City & Maker Festival in Mechelen, Belgium, March 19 to 22 http://www.instructables.com/community/Maker-City-Maker-Festival-in-Mechelen-Belgium-Marc/ 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 masynmachien The site is Dutch only, sadly enough: http://www.makers.be/content/save-date-mechelen-maker-city-maart-2015
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 11:55:42 PST
Have a heart and help Abigail heal. http://www.instructables.com/community/Help-a-Fellow-Community-Member/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/9J9D/I5S2FFB5/F049J9DI5S2FFB5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/9J9D/I5S2FFB5/F049J9DI5S2FFB5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/9J9D/I5S2FFB5/F049J9DI5S2FFB5.SMALL.jpg tinaciousz Long-time Instructables member supersoftdrink and her family have been through a lot the past six years: her daughter has had four open heart surgeries and her husband suffers from anxiety & depression. A GiveForward campaign has been set up to help them get back on track and we hope that you consid...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 15:28:08 PST
Artists in Residence Exhibition at Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/community/Artists-in-Residence-Exhibition-at-Pier-9/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/GFM7/I5QN05LH/FTIGFM7I5QN05LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/GFM7/I5QN05LH/FTIGFM7I5QN05LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/GFM7/I5QN05LH/FTIGFM7I5QN05LH.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx The annual Autodesk Artists in Residence Exhibition was held at Pier 9 in San Francisco from January 22-24, 2015. Check out some of the projects and learn more about the Artists in Residence (AiR) program here. (To see all AiR Instructables, follow the Artist in Residence group.) ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 13:50:16 PST
Pro Membership Giveaway (CLOSED) http://www.instructables.com/community/Pro-Membership-Giveaway-6/ 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 M3G Hey Instructables! Over the past few years I've grown to love this website. The community and content are so different from anywhere else on the web, and the awesome projects keep inspiring me to go make something. Now I want to give something back! I have twelve 3 month pro memberships to give away...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:43:39 PST
Hydrophobic music, dubstep windchimes, Smash Smash Revolution and etc @ Knox Makers Build Night w/ MaKey MaKey! http://www.instructables.com/community/Hydrophobic-music-dubstep-windchimes-Smash-Smash-R/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/HKW4/I5BSDJWX/FGNHKW4I5BSDJWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/HKW4/I5BSDJWX/FGNHKW4I5BSDJWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/HKW4/I5BSDJWX/FGNHKW4I5BSDJWX.SMALL.jpg smalltortoise Wow, what a month at Knox Makers! We were absolutely invaded by MaKey MaKeys at our hackerspace all throughout January. To start us off, we released a freebie project a little early to help out members and guests get some ideas, to drum up local support for our events, and to offer a fun + easy sta...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:01:29 PST
Antarctica-Bound Hybrid-Electric Hummers Visit Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/community/Antarctica-Bound-Hybrid-Electric-Hummers-Visit-Pie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PLHM/I3VHAZOE/FTRPLHMI3VHAZOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PLHM/I3VHAZOE/FTRPLHMI3VHAZOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/PLHM/I3VHAZOE/FTRPLHMI3VHAZOE.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Drive Around the World, a nonprofit founded in the Bay Area, revealed its latest innovation, a pair of hybrid­-electric Polar Traverse Vehicles, also known as the Zero South PTVs. These two unique vehicles are bound for a history­-making expedition across Antarctica and they came to Pier 9 today to...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:46:47 PST
Holiday Greetings http://www.instructables.com/community/Holiday-Greetings/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/R5R6/FOVWM72E/FZLR5R6FOVWM72E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/R5R6/FOVWM72E/FZLR5R6FOVWM72E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/R5R6/FOVWM72E/FZLR5R6FOVWM72E.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Season's greetings to all.  I'm sure everyone is busy making something for this holiday season, whatever you celebrate or not, there are some good contests to enter... And would you believe I've been hanging around this place for 7 years already? Well, during years past there once was a greeting car...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:01:13 PST
Free Pro Memberships for "I made it" Comments (DONE) http://www.instructables.com/community/Free-Pro-Memberships-for-I-made-it-Comments/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/48OI/I55MU67H/F3H48OII55MU67H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/48OI/I55MU67H/F3H48OII55MU67H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/48OI/I55MU67H/F3H48OII55MU67H.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia The "I made it" button is almost a year old! I love when someone posts their version of my ible. It leaves me feeling all warm and awesome inside. I want to encourage you to go out and spread some warm feelings by posting "I made it" comments on some instructables. For your effort, I'll send you a 3...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 17:07:50 PST
3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge Winners! http://www.instructables.com/community/3D-Printed-Ornament-Design-Challenge-Winners/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/IG5E/I38SBEQ7/F0LIG5EI38SBEQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/IG5E/I38SBEQ7/F0LIG5EI38SBEQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/IG5E/I38SBEQ7/F0LIG5EI38SBEQ7.SMALL.jpg tinaciousz We're very proud to announce the winners of the Instructables 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge. The White House chose five designs to be printed and displayed in the East Wing over the holidays. If you want to add a piece of White House history to your holiday tree this year, you can download an...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:30:41 PST
Show Me Your Epic Fail Projects! http://www.instructables.com/community/Show-Me-Your-Epic-Fail-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/FI2R/I35RB9DH/FOGFI2RI35RB9DH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/FI2R/I35RB9DH/FOGFI2RI35RB9DH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/FI2R/I35RB9DH/FOGFI2RI35RB9DH.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Any good maker will tell you to accept and embrace the process of iteration. And a natural product of that iterative process is failure. You learn a lot by trying something, being less-than-successful, and then attempting it again. It's the act of picking yourself up and trying again that helps diss...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 14:48:28 PST
Reflections on the Pier http://www.instructables.com/community/Reflections-on-the-Pier/ 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 syedrezaali Writing this is one of the hardest things to do. Writing this means that my artist-in-residence at Pier 9 has come to an end. What motivates me to keep writing is something that I learned and deeply embraced at the pier. The pier taught me that giving back to the community you're in is priceless and...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 23:26:59 PST
Pier 9 Tour http://www.instructables.com/community/Pier-9-Tour/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/4ARE/I2HGWLMQ/FG54AREI2HGWLMQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/4ARE/I2HGWLMQ/FG54AREI2HGWLMQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/4ARE/I2HGWLMQ/FG54AREI2HGWLMQ.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Take a tour through the Pier 9 Workshop in San Francisco, the place that Instructables calls home. Is it Earth's most awesome collaborative workspace? We think so.
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:09:47 PST
MAKERSPACE COMPETITION http://www.instructables.com/community/MAKERSPACE-COMPETITION/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/ILBG/HW96MNGD/FI2ILBGHW96MNGD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/ILBG/HW96MNGD/FI2ILBGHW96MNGD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/ILBG/HW96MNGD/FI2ILBGHW96MNGD.SMALL.jpg Carleyy We are hosting our first makerspace only competition! This is a great way to build up a collection of projects that can be submitted in a build night application. The competition is open to all project themes, but we are looking for feature worthy projects. Rules: The entry must be a featur...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:14:52 PST
21 Years Old Today http://www.instructables.com/community/21-Years-Old-Today/ 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 Zombiekiller-93 Would you believe it fellow K'nexers I have finally really reached that age of 21. I've been a member of this website for many years and it has become a new chapter in my life and it has grown on me very much since I have been using what time I have to bring you my reviews and instructions. Ever sin...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 04:04:30 PST
December 2014 Build Night with Chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/community/December-2014-Build-Night-with-Chibitronics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/Z7OV/I236I15W/F3FZ7OVI236I15W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/Z7OV/I236I15W/F3FZ7OVI236I15W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/Z7OV/I236I15W/F3FZ7OVI236I15W.SMALL.jpg Carleyy #BUILDNIGHT 20 SPACES AVAILABLE Deadline to sign up: Monday, November 10. Accepted spaces will be notified by Tuesday, November 11. Read our FAQ to learn more about the Build Night program rules and how to make the most out of this event for your space. DECEMBER BUILD NIGHT We are partnering with ...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 10:51:22 PST