Instructables: exploring - BC78627429331029BC6B001143E7E506 - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:59:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Build a Soundproof Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Soundproof-Wall/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:47:07 PDT
how to wash your hair less http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-wash-your-hair-less/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:16:41 PDT
Rehab an Old Hammer http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehab-an-Old-Hammer/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:09:25 PDT
Hutspot with meatballs in beer sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/Hutspot-with-meatballs-in-beer-sauce/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:49:07 PDT
Re-build stringed instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-build-stringed-instrument/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:17:58 PDT
LED reading lamp power conversion to USB http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-reading-lamp-power-conversion-to-USB/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:40:42 PDT
"Raspberry PiCade" Bartop Arcade Machine powered by Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
"Raspberry PiCade" Bartop Arcade Machine powered by Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min... I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, a X-arcade stick and a desire to tinker with the Pi. I think I am going to have to remix this into a ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Quiz Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Show-Buzzer/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:44:43 PDT
Voice Activated Power Sockets (Home Automation) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-Power-Sockets-Home-Automation/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 03:09:44 PDT
Turks Head Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-Head-Knot-1/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:26:52 PDT
Horizons: Site-specific Perspectival Art Installation http://www.instructables.com/id/Horizons-Site-specific-Perspectival-Art-Installati/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:32:25 PDT
Glam Rock Chain Cuffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Glam-Rock-Chain-Cuffs/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:01:05 PDT
Bullet Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Bullet-Torch/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:11:07 PDT
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
Simple Dot Matrix House Number Plaque http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dot-Matrix-House-Number-Plaque/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:46:21 PDT
Peanut Butter & Pretzel Ice Cream Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Peanut-Butter-Pretzel-Ice-Cream-Cake/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:08:38 PDT
Tin Can Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Tin-Can-Planter/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:01:51 PDT
LED Pacman Ghosts http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Pacman-Ghosts/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:25:05 PDT
Garden Fireplace with Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Fireplace-with-Bench/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:22:04 PDT
DIY PCB using Liquid Photoresist http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PCB-using-Liquid-Photoresist/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:35:29 PDT
Glamorize your pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Glamorize-your-pen/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:17:07 PDT
Circle Skirt with Pockets - Midi-Length http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Length-Circle-Skirt-with-Pockets/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:59 PDT
How to build a Lego Spirograph - V1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Spirographer-V10/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 20:04:15 PDT
Strawberry ice lolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-ice-lolly/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 10:01:44 PDT
Spicy watermelon pancakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Spicy-watermelon-pancakes/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:42:01 PDT
Lego Stop Motion: Tips, Tricks, and Inspiration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Stop-Motion-Tips-Tricks-and-Inspiration/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 13:36:51 PDT
DIY navigation device for blind people using Arduino and Android smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-navigation-device-for-blind-people-using-Ardui/
DIY navigation device for blind people using Arduino and Android smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SMALL.jpg amr wasfy In this project you can cover your eyes and let your smartphone navigate you to avoid obstacles, the application is mainly a DIY navigation device for blind people. I knew that 1Sheeld is about to launch a new text to speech shield, and so I contacted them to let me use it in this project and they ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:34:47 PDT
Fiber Composite 3D Printing (The Bug) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fiber-Composite-3D-Printing-The-Bug/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:28:45 PDT
Grilled Watermelon Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Grilled-Watermelon-Salad/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:02:38 PDT
Watermelon cake pops http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-cake-pops/
Watermelon cake pops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/HFC9/HZB3HJUH/FW5HFC9HZB3HJUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/HFC9/HZB3HJUH/FW5HFC9HZB3HJUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/HFC9/HZB3HJUH/FW5HFC9HZB3HJUH.SMALL.jpg Sonia Thomas I prepared Watermelon cake using watermelon juice, the instructable for which i have updated as a separate entry. And using the same Watermelon cake, i prepared these most delicious cake pops that i have ever had. The star ofcourse is the juicy, moist, frangrant and flavour packed Watermelon cake. I...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:36:01 PDT
Basic Lego R2/R3 Unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Lego-R2R3-Unit/
Basic Lego R2/R3 Unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/0NBN/HYO8I6Q9/FT50NBNHYO8I6Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/0NBN/HYO8I6Q9/FT50NBNHYO8I6Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/0NBN/HYO8I6Q9/FT50NBNHYO8I6Q9.SMALL.jpg Sk8ty This is my basic lego R2/R3 unit. I used just the Legos I had on hand, this is why it's not one specific color. This is my own original design except for the dome part which I got the direction for out of a lego book. I made diagrams of the entire model and took pictures of the building process. ...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:37:57 PDT
DIY Photo Pocket Cushion http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photo-Pocket-Cushion/
DIY Photo Pocket Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/4JM3/HZB3I0Z2/FF54JM3HZB3I0Z2.SMALL.jpg LD_P A beautiful and functional way to display photos in a room This project is a beautiful way to personalise room decor, and also can be customised, and changed frequently. This makes it a great addition to any room. It is also a fun way to display Instagram photos, which are the perfect shape for thes...
By: LD_P

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:48:24 PDT
Paint a Faux Marble Finish http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-a-Faux-Marble-Finish/
Paint a Faux Marble Finish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/W6CV/HZ9O8GAY/FLBW6CVHZ9O8GAY.SMALL.jpg dalekim Many years ago, I bought a marbleize kit to paint a table, and the results were surprisingly good. Equally surprising was how simple the kit was, so I will reproduce the steps here.The items you need are:4 colors of paint: black, gray, dark green, and white (In my case, I used black spray paint, and...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:03:47 PDT
How to instantly chill any drink! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-instantly-chill-any-drink/
How to instantly chill any drink! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/Z2P0/HZ9O59JF/F57Z2P0HZ9O59JF.SMALL.jpg mkovtchega Hi, today Im going to show you how to instantly cool down any drink! Its super easy, fun and its a great life hack that you can use in hot summer weather. The only thing that kind of sucks is that the bottle is small and you can't fit a lot of your drink into it, but that's easily fixed by doing thi...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:27:36 PDT
Demystifying 4 pin addressable RGB LEDS http://www.instructables.com/id/Demystifying-4-pin-addressable-RGB-LEDS/
Demystifying 4 pin addressable RGB LEDS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LFSZ/HZ9O6FIZ/F0ULFSZHZ9O6FIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LFSZ/HZ9O6FIZ/F0ULFSZHZ9O6FIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/LFSZ/HZ9O6FIZ/F0ULFSZHZ9O6FIZ.SMALL.jpg Dain Unicorn If you've seen my previous Instructable on RGB LEDs, then you have a pretty good foundation on the ability to put three separate light sources into a single package in your builds.Time marches on, and so does technology! One of the most innovative new things about RGB LEDs is the addition of a disc...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:44:25 PDT
Quick release bicycle rear rack bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-release-bicycle-rear-rack-bag/
Quick release bicycle rear rack bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/4O52/HZ9O7H3D/FNW4O52HZ9O7H3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/4O52/HZ9O7H3D/FNW4O52HZ9O7H3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/4O52/HZ9O7H3D/FNW4O52HZ9O7H3D.SMALL.jpg brianbarkey It was getting warmer, and I was getting tired of packing my lunch, laptop and other junk on my back as I commuted to and from work. No one likes a sweaty back! I looked at a some possible trunk bags to use, but they are all limited. The ones that would be big enough to hold my stuff were either t...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:10:16 PDT
Nature Watercolour Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Watercolour-Paint/
Nature Watercolour Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG1/JQS4/HZ9O6PKT/FG1JQS4HZ9O6PKT.SMALL.jpg LionelTheElephant Using the pigments in berries, leaves, flowers and other colourful things from nature you can make your own watercolour paint! I used some nature I found in my backyard. The idea behind this was an interest in using nature to create a relatively common material that can be used. What You Will Need:A...
By: LionelTheElephant

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:59:19 PDT
Pillowcase Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillowcase-Dress/
Pillowcase Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ROA1/HZ9O74X1/FG5ROA1HZ9O74X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ROA1/HZ9O74X1/FG5ROA1HZ9O74X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/ROA1/HZ9O74X1/FG5ROA1HZ9O74X1.SMALL.jpg katvanlew I absolutely love making pretty dresses for my Granddaughter. I found a beautiful embroidered pillowcase at a local antique shop. I paid less than $5 for it. This project didn't take very long at all! It's the perfect Summer dress for a little girl. My Granddaughter is 4 years old, but you can adjus...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:36:12 PDT
Shotgun Shell Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Shotgun-Shell-Torch/
Shotgun Shell Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/L3X3/HZ9O6OR1/FD4L3X3HZ9O6OR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/L3X3/HZ9O6OR1/FD4L3X3HZ9O6OR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/L3X3/HZ9O6OR1/FD4L3X3HZ9O6OR1.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Make a mini torch out of a shotgun shell.This is a pretty simple project which will only require a few tools and materials. The most obvious thing you will need are shotgun shells. I recently acquired a box full of used shells from my local gun range (for another project) and have been thinking wh...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:19:02 PDT
Making Buckskin http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Buckskin/
Making Buckskin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/974V/HZ9O6SXF/FEN974VHZ9O6SXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/974V/HZ9O6SXF/FEN974VHZ9O6SXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/974V/HZ9O6SXF/FEN974VHZ9O6SXF.SMALL.jpg PaleoPunk Buckskin (also known as braintan deer hide) is truly amazing material. It's soft, breathable, strong, durable, and pest repellent in nature. It's qualities have been tested and proven for millennia. It takes a lot of manual labor to make real brain tanned buckskin. For this reason, good buckskin usu...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:14:14 PDT
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtle-Character-Master-Splin/
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Character Master Splinter Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/45L8/HZ9O5QNT/FO145L8HZ9O5QNT.SMALL.jpg jleighkrupp This is just a few pics to show my Master Splinter Costume. I made this with a paper mache head, furry brown fabric and black and white felt. The hair is just loose pieces I got at a yard sale for .25. The outfit is a simple black and grey rope with an extra long belt to wrap around several times. ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:06:49 PDT
Belt Clip For Protecting Phone & Headphone Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Clip-For-Protecting-Phone-Headphone-Cord/
Belt Clip For Protecting Phone & Headphone Cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/D74Y/HZ9O6EPT/F8ED74YHZ9O6EPT.SMALL.jpg aeastman26 This instructable will show you the design components necessary to create a belt clip to protect your phone and headphone clip.Necessary tools & materials:* 3D printer (higher resolution preferred but not necessary)* CAD software * calipers (or ruler)* headphones or earphones* phone or mp3 player ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:56:28 PDT
DIY: Wooden Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Ring/
DIY: Wooden Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/OQO1/HZ9O5YMT/FMTOQO1HZ9O5YMT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/OQO1/HZ9O5YMT/FMTOQO1HZ9O5YMT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMT/OQO1/HZ9O5YMT/FMTOQO1HZ9O5YMT.SMALL.jpg MoundofMittens I have always liked rings but they never fit me right and they seem cost to much. So I decided to make my own ring. I had some beautiful scrap wood lying around and I thought that it would look amazing as a ring. I made two rings then thought 'Hey this would be a cool instructable'. The rings fit me...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:45:41 PDT
Cheap, crash resistant portable T Copter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-crash-resistant-portable-T-Copter/
Cheap, crash resistant portable T Copter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/QD8C/HZ9O6FP7/FFZQD8CHZ9O6FP7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/QD8C/HZ9O6FP7/FFZQD8CHZ9O6FP7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/QD8C/HZ9O6FP7/FFZQD8CHZ9O6FP7.SMALL.jpg All that i do Hello People of the world.One fine morning, I woke up and decided to find out what is going on in the world of aeromodelling. I was surprised to see the world had been overtaken by drones. There were multirotors everywhere and everyone was making one for themselves.So I decided to make one for mysel...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:43:26 PDT
Lasercut Mini Mint Tin Watercolor Palette http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Mini-Mint-Tin-Watercolor-Palette/
Lasercut Mini Mint Tin Watercolor Palette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0STN/HZ9O72Y5/F2B0STNHZ9O72Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0STN/HZ9O72Y5/F2B0STNHZ9O72Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2B/0STN/HZ9O72Y5/F2B0STNHZ9O72Y5.SMALL.jpg Natalie Freed Make a tiny watercolor palette from a mint tin for on the go sketching!Watercolors in mint tins were not my idea, though I can't remember where I saw them first! My addition is to lasercut the holes for the paints, because I could never make the holes-poked-in-polymer-clay version look nice.If you'r...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:38:24 PDT
DIY Electromyography http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electromyography/
DIY Electromyography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/Z41F/HZ5DS688/FKGZ41FHZ5DS688.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/Z41F/HZ5DS688/FKGZ41FHZ5DS688.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/Z41F/HZ5DS688/FKGZ41FHZ5DS688.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Electromyography (EMG) is the measurement of nerve impulses to your muscles. Probably the most popular consumer device using EMG is the Myo, which is an armband that lets you do gesture control– check out their website to see some cool demos of why EMG is exciting.The principle behind EMG is pretty ...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:30:46 PDT
10 Fashionably Geeky Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Fashionably-Geeky-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/1XJM/HZ6T9EXO/FRW1XJMHZ6T9EXO.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction Here we have 10 fashionably geeky projects for you to choose to recreate, or to take inspiration from and create something all your own. D.I.Y. Pixelated Heart Pendant Can't go wrong with the classic representation of health. Doctor Who "Something Blue" TARDIS Shoes! A pair shoes perfectly...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:26:42 PDT
[Campfire Recipes] Bake a Cake in an Orange http://www.instructables.com/id/Bake-a-Cake-in-an-Orange/
[Campfire Recipes] Bake a Cake in an Orange - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/PY8A/HZ9O7PNB/FM4PY8AHZ9O7PNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/PY8A/HZ9O7PNB/FM4PY8AHZ9O7PNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/PY8A/HZ9O7PNB/FM4PY8AHZ9O7PNB.SMALL.jpg acoens We often celebrate birthdays with group camping trips and love to try making new foods over the campfire so when we heard about the idea to bake cakes in an orange I gave it a shot. The new spin on these was that we made the cake batter ahead of time. We had a vegan friend on the trip so I made batt...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:32:41 PDT
Trick for Attaching Sill Plates To Concrete Footings http://www.instructables.com/id/Trick-for-Attaching-Sill-Plates-To-Concrete-Footin/
Trick for Attaching Sill Plates To Concrete Footings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CG76/HZ9O35W3/FASCG76HZ9O35W3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CG76/HZ9O35W3/FASCG76HZ9O35W3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CG76/HZ9O35W3/FASCG76HZ9O35W3.SMALL.jpg anarnold Attaching sill plates to continuous footings on the first try can be a challenge. Traditionally, contractors will lay the sill plate on top of the anchors and bash it with a hammer to mark the location of the anchor bolts. Typically the board will move between hammer blows, and you never end up with...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:00:22 PDT
Cardboard cat bed scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-cat-bed-scratcher/
Cardboard cat bed scratcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/27OE/HZ9O3PJA/F3G27OEHZ9O3PJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/27OE/HZ9O3PJA/F3G27OEHZ9O3PJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/27OE/HZ9O3PJA/F3G27OEHZ9O3PJA.SMALL.jpg rchanter This is all about using old cardboard packaging for some good Safety first. To make this scratcher a cutting implement is require and cardboard can give a nasty paper cut so be aware and keep yourself safe. Choose a shape. I used the cardboard box to set the length and height I needed and drew...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:17:40 PDT