Instructables: exploring - BC78627429331029BC6B001143E7E506 - mod - computer http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 18:12:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-an-IR-Port-to-Any-Mac-For-Less-Than-10/
Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SMALL.jpg UnconventionalHacker This project was created by "Intell of MacRumors". All credit goes to him; we are simply broadcasting his incredible creation! Please visit our website at www.unconventionalhacker.com for more projects and Like us on FaceBook! www.facebook.com/unconventionalhackerHere's how to install an Apple OEM I...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:32:07 PDT
Resurrect a filthy gpu http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrect-a-filthy-gpu/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:02:14 PDT
Give your PC tower a new look! http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-your-PC-tower-a-new-look/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 20:31:54 PDT
Turn Any Computer Keyboard Into a Midi Keytar http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Computer-Keyboard-Into-A-Midi-Key-tar/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:37:11 PDT
Fan Controller with Voltage and Temperature Readout http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Controller-with-Voltage-and-Temperature-Readou/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 19:14:08 PDT
Computer Case Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Case-Mods-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/I87E/HUNWX6DG/FDWI87EHUNWX6DG.SMALL.jpg Jords001 Just a collection of the modding I've done a long the years of owning computers.
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Thu, 1 May 2014 12:14:44 PDT
Create External Buttons For Your Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-External-Buttons-For-Your-Keyboard/
Create External Buttons For Your Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SWNV/HUBWTNIU/FTLSWNVHUBWTNIU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SWNV/HUBWTNIU/FTLSWNVHUBWTNIU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/SWNV/HUBWTNIU/FTLSWNVHUBWTNIU.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos There are times when it would be useful to have external buttons for your keyboard. This can let you make a custom gaming setup with foot pedals. You can make a simple data logger that tracks how often some event happens. Or you can just make a remote play switch to start and stop your music. S...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 04:11:33 PDT
Computer mod cover African http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-mod-cover-African/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/Y5YQ/HSXO92YK/FUAY5YQHSXO92YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/Y5YQ/HSXO92YK/FUAY5YQHSXO92YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/Y5YQ/HSXO92YK/FUAY5YQHSXO92YK.SMALL.jpg nollie551 MATERIALS 1. Computer from the thrift store i paid $6.97 2. scrap 1x4 3 . about 1/4 sheet of OSB I got a entire sheet for $7.00 4. cheap acrylic paint from the craft store 5  painters tape from the dollar store 6. 1x1 in flat hinge
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:38:06 PDT
Talking Caps Lock Key Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Caps-Lock-Key-Prank/
Talking Caps Lock Key Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/IVPL/HSPP729P/FJHIVPLHSPP729P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/IVPL/HSPP729P/FJHIVPLHSPP729P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/IVPL/HSPP729P/FJHIVPLHSPP729P.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Do you know someone that types with the Caps Lock on? How would you like to modify their keyboard so that it yells at them when they hit the Caps Lock key? In this project I am going to show you how to do just that. All you have to do is wire a small sound module to the circuit board inside the ...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 06:40:19 PDT
Rapid Fire Mouse Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Rapid-Fire-Mouse-Button/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:27:49 PST
Computer Mouse Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Mouse-Mod/
Computer Mouse Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7A3K/HR4STF70/FSA7A3KHR4STF70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7A3K/HR4STF70/FSA7A3KHR4STF70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/7A3K/HR4STF70/FSA7A3KHR4STF70.SMALL.jpg eva_maree_dixon HELLO?! Hey I wasn't at school today... Being sick sucks; anyhow I had this old mouse that mum was going to through out and I was like NO!!! I am a hoarder and that's what we do.. Find uses for everything any way followMe and comment on what you think of my mouse mod enjoy!!! This project can be...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 22:54:51 PST
Kitt scanner computer mod for empty 5 1/2" drive cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Empty-5-12-Drive-Kitt-Scanner-Computer-Mod/
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Thu, 30 May 2013 16:57:57 PDT
Iron Man DIY XBOX 360 Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-DIY-XBOX-360-Case-Mod/
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 20:37:45 PDT
Mineral Oil-Cooled Old Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Mineral-Oil-Cooled-Old-Laptop/
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 20:02:53 PST
LED Music Cube 3x3x3 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Music-Cube-3x3x3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/CK08/HLPS532F/FGACK08HLPS532F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/CK08/HLPS532F/FGACK08HLPS532F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/CK08/HLPS532F/FGACK08HLPS532F.SMALL.jpg gm93d LED Music Cube 3x3x3
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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 05:37:44 PST
LED music 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-music-20/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Y599/HCV91L43/FYUY599HCV91L43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Y599/HCV91L43/FYUY599HCV91L43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/Y599/HCV91L43/FYUY599HCV91L43.SMALL.jpg gm93d LED music 2.0
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Fri, 8 Feb 2013 05:32:34 PST
iTunes 11 in iTunes 10! http://www.instructables.com/id/iTunes-11-in-iTunes-10/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/29NH/HC3PT0MQ/FEL29NHHC3PT0MQ.SMALL.jpg jackjackboom I Love the new iTunes 11 on my 08 Macbook. The "add to up next" feature is SO handy and I enjoy being able to see all of my album artwork in one pane. Unfortunately Apple decided to drop PowerPc compatibility with the update. This saddened me as I frequently use my 03 flat-panel iMac for music. So I...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 09:37:33 PST
How to turn a Millennium Falcon into a PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-Millennium-Falcon-into-a-PC/
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Sat, 17 Nov 2012 01:24:07 PST
Silent Wooden PC Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Silent-Wooden-PC-Case/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/3D03/H9G11KOO/FO33D03H9G11KOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/3D03/H9G11KOO/FO33D03H9G11KOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/3D03/H9G11KOO/FO33D03H9G11KOO.SMALL.jpg DIYPerks In this video I show the features of my homemade silent wooden PC case, and how I built it. You should get an idea about how layout affects airflow, and there are some nifty silencing ideas too!
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 08:59:15 PST
Lego/Minecraft Case Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/LegoMinecraft-Case-Mod/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/HY4T/H67NSJXN/FMVHY4TH67NSJXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/HY4T/H67NSJXN/FMVHY4TH67NSJXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/HY4T/H67NSJXN/FMVHY4TH67NSJXN.SMALL.jpg Chad Baxter This is a case mod I've spent hours on, it is made of Legos and designed on LDD(Lego Digital Designer). This case mod is still a work in progress(needs HDD bays as well as MOBO mounts). I have designed this case to look like 3D pixel art of a Minecraft cake! Any help/ideas would be greatly appreciat...
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Wed, 5 Sep 2012 15:53:40 PDT
How to record your own voice on Xbox without using a computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-record-your-own-voice-on-an-Xbox-without-a-/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 17:28:00 PDT
Convert a Genius speaker to run on 9 volt baterys. http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Genius-speaker-to-run-on-9-volt-baterys/
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 00:30:30 PDT
Intro & Things http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-Things/
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Thu, 17 May 2012 18:57:00 PDT
Mouse Scroll Wheel Hack - to make it rotate faster. http://www.instructables.com/id/Mouse-Scroll-Wheel-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/GKXM/GU9KBH49/F48GKXMGU9KBH49.SMALL.jpg ab727 Scroll wheel hack to make the scroll wheel rotate faster and without making that clicking sound. It is a very simple process. Just open the body of the mouse. Although I hope that you watch the full video but the whole process is quite easy so here are the steps if you want to dabble into it...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 12:19:23 PDT
Mod LED To Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-LED-To-Mouse-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/2ZM9/GZMIUF1P/FEY2ZM9GZMIUF1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/2ZM9/GZMIUF1P/FEY2ZM9GZMIUF1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/2ZM9/GZMIUF1P/FEY2ZM9GZMIUF1P.SMALL.jpg McMchriis ImMa Show You An Instructable !!!! so Funny "ADD A LED To A mouse" Is VEryy Funny Because You Can ADD The LED You Want!!!!
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Sat, 10 Mar 2012 12:54:58 PST
SNES DUAL USB http://www.instructables.com/id/SNES-DUAL-USB/
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Tue, 22 Nov 2011 08:25:47 PST
Xbox Hackintosh casemod http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbox-Hackintosh/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2011 09:50:51 PST
Aesthetically Pleasing PSU Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Aesthetically-Pleasing-PSU-Mod/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8LUY/GR9SY69E/FEB8LUYGR9SY69E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8LUY/GR9SY69E/FEB8LUYGR9SY69E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/8LUY/GR9SY69E/FEB8LUYGR9SY69E.SMALL.jpg Damios Here is my computer PSU that I turned into a bench top PSU.  I took out the normal fan and put in an antec green LED fan that I had, as well as a secondary one I installed on the top.   I added a toggle switch, a red LED indicating it is plugged in (aka dangerous if opened), and a green LED indicat...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 21:23:49 PDT
PC Conversion - New Front http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Conversion-New-Front/
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Sun, 24 Jul 2011 07:45:13 PDT
Commodore 64 Hacks and Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Commodore-64-Hacks-and-Mods/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/FHA3/GPBD3RP8/F0LFHA3GPBD3RP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/FHA3/GPBD3RP8/F0LFHA3GPBD3RP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/FHA3/GPBD3RP8/F0LFHA3GPBD3RP8.SMALL.jpg mischka When I was 13 my parents bought a Commodore 64 for me and my brother. It was my first computer and I spent a lot of time copying disks, playing games, watching demos, going my first steps in programming (BASIC). I still have this old machine (in fact meanwhile I have two of them), and it still work...
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Wed, 29 Jun 2011 11:04:59 PDT
Spruce up your old computer with paint!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Spruce-up-your-old-computer-with-paint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/BKL9/GP7IF9SN/FFNBKL9GP7IF9SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/BKL9/GP7IF9SN/FFNBKL9GP7IF9SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/BKL9/GP7IF9SN/FFNBKL9GP7IF9SN.SMALL.jpg xxx 1253 This is my first Instructable tell me what you think and give me some ideas to do for other Instructables. In this Instructable I will show you how to make an old computer tower look new and awesome like that gaming tower you always wanted!!! For this  Instructable i used an older Gateway tower tha...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 14:07:42 PDT
LED Computer Case Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Computer-Case-Lighting/
LED Computer Case Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/6KCU/GOW41QOK/F556KCUGOW41QOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/6KCU/GOW41QOK/F556KCUGOW41QOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F55/6KCU/GOW41QOK/F556KCUGOW41QOK.SMALL.jpg rocketman221 I wanted to make my computer case light up, but after reading some bad reviews on cold cathode lights I decided to make my own LED lights instead. These lights only cost me about $15 to make. I had most of the materials on hand though. The only thing I bought was the LEDs and the drivers. Custom LE...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 22:54:19 PDT
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nazi-Zombies-Perk-Cola-Bottles/
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace These bottles are based of the ever so popular game Call of Duty Nazi Zombies.  Throughout the game characters drink these magical sodas that give them super human powers (Known as perks) Juggernog- allows you to have more health Quick revive- heals downed teamates quicker or in solo mode will...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 19:11:47 PDT
HOW TO: Add mouse button to Apple Macbook Pro for (almost) FREE! http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Add-mouse-button-to-Apple-Macbook-Pro-for-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ROTW/GKS0W9SE/F9FROTWGKS0W9SE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ROTW/GKS0W9SE/F9FROTWGKS0W9SE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/ROTW/GKS0W9SE/F9FROTWGKS0W9SE.SMALL.jpg chriszep I never liked the idea of not having a standard mouse click button on my new Unibody Macbook Pro, after doing some looking around online I found a great solution. Using an old DVD case and some double stick tape you can easily put a nice looking button on your trackpad, all in less than 10 minutes! ...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2011 06:09:58 PDT
PC Front Panel LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Front-Panel-LEDs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/LKDS/GKJF8039/F9XLKDSGKJF8039.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/LKDS/GKJF8039/F9XLKDSGKJF8039.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/LKDS/GKJF8039/F9XLKDSGKJF8039.SMALL.jpg Samurai Jack I'm sharing with you my mini-mod I made to my pc case, using some LEDs. Now, before I start showing you the pictures I must tell you that before I made this mod, I had another that you might think it looked better. Here's the video of it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Bb3o2x6jNY Those are 2 HDD...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 08:44:05 PST
Deep screen dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-screen-dimmer-1/
Deep screen dimmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/EIJY/GJQED1NR/FQ0EIJYGJQED1NR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/EIJY/GJQED1NR/FQ0EIJYGJQED1NR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/EIJY/GJQED1NR/FQ0EIJYGJQED1NR.SMALL.jpg BeefyHaze This may look like alot but the 14 steps are very short and, to-the-point ______________________________________________________________ This is a response to people wanting this from my previous video... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DGvYbyz4swo Your going to need: 1.) Visual basic (2010 express) ...
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Sat, 5 Feb 2011 13:35:54 PST
Deep screen dimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-screen-dimmer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/AUFK/GJQE8QII/F8PAUFKGJQE8QII.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/AUFK/GJQE8QII/F8PAUFKGJQE8QII.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/AUFK/GJQE8QII/F8PAUFKGJQE8QII.SMALL.jpg BeefyHaze Its done!---→http://www.instructables.com/id/Deep-screen-dimmer-1/ Have you ever used your laptop at night, or had a painful head ache? And that damn FN key just wont dim the screen any farther than you want? That is why I made this application in visual basic. What it does  is overlay a black colo...
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Fri, 4 Feb 2011 14:43:48 PST
Dual-use Headphones! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-use-Headphones/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/EXL2/GJ282Z4I/FLJEXL2GJ282Z4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/EXL2/GJ282Z4I/FLJEXL2GJ282Z4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/EXL2/GJ282Z4I/FLJEXL2GJ282Z4I.SMALL.jpg XOIIO I took an old pair of thise ancient beige headphones with the 1/2" jack and modifed them. I did this mod because I learn songs off you youtube on my piano and didn't want to keep switching headphones.  I painted them black and orange, added 2 switches and a 3/4" jack into them. I wired it up so that...
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Tue, 18 Jan 2011 14:54:57 PST
$8 Wooden box computer case mod!! http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Wooden-box-computer-case-mod/
$8 Wooden box computer case mod!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/TUU1/GI0TGE1Z/F0VTUU1GI0TGE1Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/TUU1/GI0TGE1Z/F0VTUU1GI0TGE1Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/TUU1/GI0TGE1Z/F0VTUU1GI0TGE1Z.SMALL.jpg chubyatyahoo I built a mainstream gaming computer and fit it all in a box I bought for $8 at the art store and you can do it too!  Gather your components The parts of my computer include:  Mother Board: I chose a mini Itx form factor because of it size. Zotac g45itx-b-e A CPU: Core 2 duo E7500 2.93GHz Ram: dd...
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 16:46:56 PST
Apple 1988 Mouse USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-1988-Mouse-USB/
Apple 1988 Mouse USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/BPBA/GF7BBS3M/FHDBPBAGF7BBS3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/BPBA/GF7BBS3M/FHDBPBAGF7BBS3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/BPBA/GF7BBS3M/FHDBPBAGF7BBS3M.SMALL.jpg fredlb Hi , This is my third instructable and i hope you love it ! Today i want to re-use an old ( 1988 ) Apple mouse . Prepare all ! I find the Apple mouse in my "garage" , and i buy for 2.74 usd an optical mouse ( on ebay). I prepare the Apple mouse by clean the interior with my dremell , I m...
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Thu, 14 Oct 2010 07:51:18 PDT
Poker chip flash drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Poker-chip-flash-drive/
Poker chip flash drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/UJ57/GEI9CU7H/FMMUJ57GEI9CU7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/UJ57/GEI9CU7H/FMMUJ57GEI9CU7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMM/UJ57/GEI9CU7H/FMMUJ57GEI9CU7H.SMALL.jpg Niemanator Difficulty: easy In this instructable, I'll show you how to mod your boring flash drives into a fun, poker chip flash drive. Your co-workers will love it! Materials You will need: Flash drive 3-4 poker chips, color is up to you super glue, epoxy, JB Weld, or other plastic bonding adhesive band s...
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 18:52:40 PDT
Professional USB Xbox controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-USB-Xbox-controller/
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Sat, 28 Aug 2010 13:15:46 PDT
Build a Birch and Mahogany Home Theater PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Birch-and-Mahogany-Home-Theater-PC/
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Wed, 7 Jul 2010 19:57:36 PDT
hackintosh: imad (ibook computer) http://www.instructables.com/id/hackintosh-imad-ibook-computer-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/QMYI/GAA0WYCG/FAGQMYIGAA0WYCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/QMYI/GAA0WYCG/FAGQMYIGAA0WYCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/QMYI/GAA0WYCG/FAGQMYIGAA0WYCG.SMALL.jpg Hackrtanman so, this is my latest project: the imad. it is composed of an ibook, which the hinge was broken, so it wouldn't flip, and the screen is now on the main casing. it is called the imad because one of my friends whose name i will not mention thought of it. it is imad because it is a mash up of an ipad ...
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Sat, 12 Jun 2010 21:51:19 PDT
LEDs sync to music (with pics of my awesome computer case mod) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDs-sync-to-music-with-pics-of-my-awesome-comput/
LEDs sync to music (with pics of my awesome computer case mod) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QHSV/G9NGU3L4/FKCQHSVG9NGU3L4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QHSV/G9NGU3L4/FKCQHSVG9NGU3L4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/QHSV/G9NGU3L4/FKCQHSVG9NGU3L4.SMALL.jpg musick_08  I'm finishing up my computer table i've been working on and one of the final touches is making LEDs sync to the speakers.  I have some pics of my computer too.  This project took me about 15 minutes and was free because i had the parts laying around.   Materials  Items: -TIP31 transistor -4 LE...
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Sat, 29 May 2010 20:11:02 PDT
Upgrade your original 1984 Macintosh to run OS X Snow Leopard. http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-your-original-1984-Macintosh-to-run-OS-X-S/
Upgrade your original 1984 Macintosh to run OS X Snow Leopard. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/YY7R/G69MVR5F/FAWYY7RG69MVR5F.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe The original Macintosh took the the world by storm with its small form factor, and above standard speeds. This project aims to show you how to upgrade your original 1984 macintosh to the specification of a modern day machine. The original Macintosh had an 8mhz processor, my upgrades will boost it t...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 13:58:47 PST
"Turn your Dead PC into an Aquarium" http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-Dead-PC-into-an-Aquarium/
"Turn your Dead PC into an Aquarium" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/7E00/G619L50O/FZR7E00G619L50O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/7E00/G619L50O/FZR7E00G619L50O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/7E00/G619L50O/FZR7E00G619L50O.SMALL.jpg pbecker83 What to do with a dead outdated PC??? Turn it into an Aquarium! I had an old outdated dead PC laying around and seeing how I wasn't using it for anything I decided to turn it into an aquarium. For a long time now I always wanted to somehow get a real aquarium into a  PC.  It all started when I foun...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2010 10:45:24 PST
How to drastically speed up yout PC, and maintain that speed for the life of the system. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-drastically-speed-up-yout-PC-and-maintain-/
How to drastically speed up yout PC, and maintain that speed for the life of the system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/GO65/G3KYAJE3/FUAGO65G3KYAJE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/GO65/G3KYAJE3/FUAGO65G3KYAJE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/GO65/G3KYAJE3/FUAGO65G3KYAJE3.SMALL.jpg xbxhkz  This is a tutorial I made on how to clean up, tweak, and optimize you PC to make it run faster than when you first bought it and to help keep it that way. I will post pictures as soon as I get a chance to, unfortunatly as of right now I do not have the time. Download you drivers!  Just to start ...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2009 21:53:17 PST
How to cool your hard Disk under Rs.100 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-cool-your-hard-Disk-under-Rs100/
How to cool your hard Disk under Rs.100 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/016O/G33OQ708/FG6016OG33OQ708.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/016O/G33OQ708/FG6016OG33OQ708.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/016O/G33OQ708/FG6016OG33OQ708.SMALL.jpg bhvm One of the most important, yet overlooked component of your PC is the Hard disk. Here's where all your precious memories, softwares, games, documents and lots more reside! Cooling the hard disk will not only Significantly increase its life, but some performance too! Commercial hard drive cool...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2009 02:42:06 PST
Rad Keyboard a.k.a. why didn't you think of this? http://www.instructables.com/id/Rad-Keyboard-aka-why-didnt-you-think-of-this/
Rad Keyboard a.k.a. why didn't you think of this? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/0ONC/G1VDTPCR/FZ80ONCG1VDTPCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/0ONC/G1VDTPCR/FZ80ONCG1VDTPCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/0ONC/G1VDTPCR/FZ80ONCG1VDTPCR.SMALL.jpg wozlaser Today I'm going to quickly show you how to make your boring computer keyboard super rad and punk ska mod beatnik retro fantastic. Get two keyboards All you need is two keyboards.The only catch is, the keys have to be interchangeable, and the keys have to be different. If the keyboards are the sam...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2009 20:04:58 PST