Instructables: exploring - - 3d - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:16:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/SelfiesBot-Twitterbot-that-takes-Selfies-using-Rap/
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SMALL.jpg scottkildall SelfiesBot is a Twitterbot that takes...Selfies! The Twitter feed for @selfiesbot is here.SelfiesBot is a sculpture that uses a Raspberry Pi to take a photo, preview it and then post it to its Twitter account.This Instructable will give details of the software, electronics and physical construction ...
By: scottkildall

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:45:30 PDT
Squirrel Chasing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Squirrel-Chasing-Robot/
Squirrel Chasing Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/2KHH/HWRC5MWW/FSX2KHHHWRC5MWW.SMALL.jpg MikeTheMaker Using a bunch of 3d printed parts, I made a robot to chase squirrels. First, the nerf barrel (with a squirrel on top) rotates every 30 seconds from left, to center, then to right. If the robot detects a squirrel, stage one is initiated. The robot charges forward then retreats. If the squirrel is ...
By: MikeTheMaker

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:00:09 PDT
Sketching & Drawing Lessons http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketching-Drawing-Lessons/
Sketching & Drawing Lessons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/1PTQ/HX5H6QNS/FJ61PTQHX5H6QNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/1PTQ/HX5H6QNS/FJ61PTQHX5H6QNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/1PTQ/HX5H6QNS/FJ61PTQHX5H6QNS.SMALL.jpg ianbates1 This Instructable will be slowly developing over a number of weeks 8 out of 10 lessons so Faryou may need to pop back to pick up new lessons.8 out of 10 lessons completeSo Far : Getting started - Lines, Points, Circles and Triangles 2D Sketching Look, Layout,...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 08:11:41 PDT
Custom Prosthetics with a Wacom Tablet and Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Prosthetics-with-a-Wacom-Tablet-and-Fusion-/
Custom Prosthetics with a Wacom Tablet and Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/S5QO/HWZ4ZJPN/FCES5QOHWZ4ZJPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/S5QO/HWZ4ZJPN/FCES5QOHWZ4ZJPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/S5QO/HWZ4ZJPN/FCES5QOHWZ4ZJPN.SMALL.jpg alexglow I'm working on a robotic mohawk, which perches atop the wearer's head and responds to their brainwaves. This calls for a rigid "headspine" to hold the movable spikes in place.My first iteration was built from yarn-wrapped armature wire and nylon tubing, to support the actuation mechanism I was plann...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:36:11 PDT
iPhone pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-pinhole-camera/
iPhone pinhole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SMALL.jpg deenakhattab One day I was browsing through 123D and Thingiverse when I noticed that no one had ever made a pinhole camera for the iPhone. Here we are in a world where 3D printing is a thing that exists and people are still taping tiny-holed cardboard squares over their iPhone cameras to achieve that coveted gra...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:15:28 PDT
3D Printed Face Goblet! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Face-Goblet/
3D Printed Face Goblet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/F52W/HWRC8VB2/FDBF52WHWRC8VB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/F52W/HWRC8VB2/FDBF52WHWRC8VB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/F52W/HWRC8VB2/FDBF52WHWRC8VB2.SMALL.jpg Madatech_Fablab Today we found a pretty simple way to convert a silhouette of a face to a nice 3D "candlestick" object that is easy to print. We'd like to share it with you! Developed by Yonatan and Tom @ Wanger Fablab, MadaTech Museum Haifa, Israel. Give us a holler at fablab@madatech.org.ilThe technique was inspi...
By: Madatech_Fablab

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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 10:04:05 PDT
Making a 3D Lamp From an MRI and Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-3D-Lamp-From-an-MRI-and-Recycled-Material/
Making a 3D Lamp From an MRI and Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/SGEX/HW8SWBED/FUISGEXHW8SWBED.SMALL.jpg Chuck Stephens After my wife had some medical tests done (everything was OK!) she was sent home with set of MRI images. I realized that I could use these 'slices' of my wife's skull to create a 3D model. After a little experimentation, including a sloppy foamcore model and a flipbook, I decided to paint each lay...
By: Chuck Stephens

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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:49:06 PDT
3D Wooden Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Wooden-Portrait/
3D Wooden Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5UV4/HVS1CPG1/FHM5UV4HVS1CPG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5UV4/HVS1CPG1/FHM5UV4HVS1CPG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/5UV4/HVS1CPG1/FHM5UV4HVS1CPG1.SMALL.jpg ronanmor So my idea was to add a new twist on those 3-colour stencils you see all over the place. I really like that style but i wanted to add a little texture and depth to the whole thing.So i thought why not make it out of wood and use a different colour wood for each layer. That way you get that kind of t...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 08:44:54 PDT
USB Oscilloscope with Signal generator http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Oscilloscope-with-Signal-generator/
USB Oscilloscope with Signal generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to make an easy and cheap USB Oscilloscope. Specifications: Price: 20$ Frequency: 2-20000HZ Resolution: 16 Bit Voltage range:  +-7V / with probe +-70V Channels: 2 X-Y Mode Signal generator: Sine, Square, Triangular and Sawtooth 0-20000Hz Material list...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:11:32 PDT
Chocolate Cup - Literally!- http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Cup-Literraly-/
Chocolate Cup - Literally!- - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/PFPH/HU1RVOL5/F68PFPHHU1RVOL5.SMALL.jpg alepalan Easter is this week so I decided to make some Easter treats this year. I’m a chocolate lover and this would be a great opportunity to make my own molds and pour some melted chocolate. The concept of this project is to make a cup made out of chocolate. The idea is to make it look like it would be a c...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:35:46 PDT
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-flare-filter-with-3D-printed-parts/
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hi,in this project i want to show you how you can build yourself a "Lens-Flare-Filter" for your DSLR or Digitalcamera! With the filter you can easy create a cinnematic look on your pictures and Videos, wthout spending much money on expensive programs! We will use a few 3D printed parts, theese can b...
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Sun, 11 May 2014 06:21:14 PDT
The Nova—A DIY Oculus Rift! (UPDATED!) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-NovaA-DIY-Oculus-Rift/
The Nova—A DIY Oculus Rift! (UPDATED!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/W0NO/HVGXNQPY/FN9W0NOHVGXNQPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/W0NO/HVGXNQPY/FN9W0NOHVGXNQPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/W0NO/HVGXNQPY/FN9W0NOHVGXNQPY.SMALL.jpg Tomcat94 Hello, Instructables! Today, I will be showing you how to make your very own DIY Oculus Rift called The Nova!In this instructable, I will be walking you through the design of The Nova's headset, the build process of said headset, and the head tracking techniques used in order to create the illusion ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 20:47:12 PDT
3D Printed Sumobot [Autonomous RC, Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-designed-printed-1KG-competition-sumobot/
3D Printed Sumobot [Autonomous RC, Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/PVT6/HUYLYYG2/FOTPVT6HUYLYYG2.SMALL.jpg treyes4 Finally 3D printing is now available in our country now time to make good use of this...Autonomous part voice controlled FUNCTIONS [MODE]Today I updated this instructable to have autonomous functions in the same way voice activated functions to fight you opponents in the ring, by saying specific wo...
By: treyes4

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Sat, 10 May 2014 07:49:34 PDT
DIY delta 3D printer using low cost recycled parts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-delta-3D-printer-using-low-cost-recycled-parts/
DIY delta 3D printer using low cost recycled parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/G421/HUVPSV97/FPNG421HUVPSV97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/G421/HUVPSV97/FPNG421HUVPSV97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/G421/HUVPSV97/FPNG421HUVPSV97.SMALL.jpg hesamh This is a filament deposition delta 3D printer, was designed and built in 2013 using recycled parts from old dot matrix printers and flatbed scanner. FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) is a layer additive manufacturing (or 3D Printing) process that uses production-grade thermoplastic materials to pro...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 05:00:06 PDT
DELTA TWISTER: A DIY 3D PRINTER ANYONE CAN MAKE (FOR LESS THEN 400 BUCKS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Deltatwister-The-Diy-Sub-400-3d-Printer-made-with-/
DELTA TWISTER: A DIY 3D PRINTER ANYONE CAN MAKE (FOR LESS THEN 400 BUCKS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/G4DW/HSNFZ5GF/FU4G4DWHSNFZ5GF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/G4DW/HSNFZ5GF/FU4G4DWHSNFZ5GF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/G4DW/HSNFZ5GF/FU4G4DWHSNFZ5GF.SMALL.jpg bpetno The 3d printer that i am about to show you how to build is not only one of the most affordable printers, but also is on of the most simplistic. Anyone can build the Deltatwister! You don't need any 3d printed parts or cnc machine to make this printer...Everything except the extruder can be made us...
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:00:44 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-PWM-generator-and-Servo-tester/
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a PWM generator with a Attiny processor. It is very easy to build and a nice project for starters as also for professionals. You will need some electronic knowledge and some knowledge about Arduino. It wont be to hard, because i already wrote a ...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:51:47 PDT
Turn Your Head or anything else into a Stick Shift! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Head-or-anything-else-Stick-Shift/
Turn Your Head or anything else into a Stick Shift! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/1XN6/HUM3LQ70/FQO1XN6HUM3LQ70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/1XN6/HUM3LQ70/FQO1XN6HUM3LQ70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/1XN6/HUM3LQ70/FQO1XN6HUM3LQ70.SMALL.jpg haqnmaq I will show you how you can turn a 3d scan of your head into a stick shift for your car! If you would like to use some other 3d model, you can skip to Step 3! Tools: Kinect or other compatible sensor (check to see what is compatible with the software you chose) Skanect http://skanect.manctl.com/ ...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:48:22 PDT
IPad glass as 3D printing build platform http://www.instructables.com/id/IPad-glass-as-3D-printing-build-platform/
IPad glass as 3D printing build platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/Q3GL/HUFW6E2O/FFHQ3GLHUFW6E2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/Q3GL/HUFW6E2O/FFHQ3GLHUFW6E2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/Q3GL/HUFW6E2O/FFHQ3GLHUFW6E2O.SMALL.jpg cvbrg Are you tired of scratches on your Kapton tape, or the bubbles that show up when trying to remove your parts? Are you fed up with having to change your tape after every 3-4 builds to get optimum results? Are you having trouble with your parts warping and delaminating? Do you want a ...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 18:52:46 PDT
3D Printing Photographs - using 3DS MAX http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Photographs-using-3DS-MAX/
3D Printing Photographs - using 3DS MAX - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IS7C/HUJSWRCN/FGWIS7CHUJSWRCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IS7C/HUJSWRCN/FGWIS7CHUJSWRCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/IS7C/HUJSWRCN/FGWIS7CHUJSWRCN.SMALL.jpg alepalan One of my favorite instructables of all time is the 3D Printing Photograph. I was fortunate to meet Amanda, while I was doing my Residency at Instructables and learned a few tricks to do my version. Amanda uses Processing to draw the 3D Models but I hardly code so I figured a way to do the same us...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 12:29:02 PDT
Tripod Camera Mount for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Camera-Mount-for-Raspberry-Pi/
Tripod Camera Mount for Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SMALL.jpg scottkildall This may seem like it already exists, but I couldn't find it anywhere. So, I made it myself: a camera mount for the Raspberry Pi that you can easily mount onto any standard tripod. Create the 3D Model I  looked around for an existing tripod camera mount. I couldn't find exactly what I wanted,...
By: scottkildall

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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 16:31:10 PDT
Reflective Prism http://www.instructables.com/id/Reflective-Prism/
Reflective Prism - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/VU3G/HU7GE1HC/F3MVU3GHU7GE1HC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/VU3G/HU7GE1HC/F3MVU3GHU7GE1HC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/VU3G/HU7GE1HC/F3MVU3GHU7GE1HC.SMALL.jpg rtilton1 This display system uses a technique that is often referred to as Pepper's Ghost. It was first invented by Giambattista della Porta in 1584 and has been commonly used in theatre. Some of its famous uses include Alexander McQueen's performance with Kate Moss, Tupac's CG concert cameo, and numerous Ha...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:02:31 PDT
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector http://www.instructables.com/id/iTorch-raspberry-pi-flashlight-projector/
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SMALL.jpg MrTravisHiggins UPDATE: May 3rd - Playing Minecraft on the newer iTorch :) UPDATE: NEW iTorch 3D printed version! && Finally uploaded some videos, hope you like them. :) Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: T...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:19:17 PDT
Serotonin Necklace: How to Make Happiness From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Serotonin-Necklace-How-to-Make-Happiness-From-Scra/
Serotonin Necklace: How to Make Happiness From Scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/A8ZH/HU1RUSNK/F67A8ZHHU1RUSNK.SMALL.jpg radames ajna I got inspired by a friend who told me about a serotonin molecule metal necklace. You can find some that cost between $7.50 and $70 on google shop, or from a company that specializes in jewelry inspired by chemical molecules. This neurotransmitter molecule has many functionalities on the body, b...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:47:59 PDT
Make An Ultimate Helping Hand Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-An-Ultimate-Helping-Hand-Jig/
Make An Ultimate Helping Hand Jig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/B4C5/HU1JUW0Q/FUWB4C5HU1JUW0Q.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Here is a helping hand jig that is useful for soldering, gluing, painting and macro photography. It is highly configurable to hold various small objects in many positions. While this version is 3d printed, it could also be made using traditional hand methods. How It Works While this may not be t...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:56:52 PDT
Raspberry Pi Water Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Water-Cooler/
Raspberry Pi Water Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/BPXB/HTQN5OX6/F56BPXBHTQN5OX6.SMALL.jpg Unprecedented Hello, this is a step-by-step guide to building a water cooling system for the Raspberry Pi's ARM processor. It all started when I say this project. I was instantly captivated, the thought of water cooling a pi had never occurred to me but once I saw it I immediately knew I wanted to build one. ...
By: Unprecedented

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 21:37:22 PDT
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data http://www.instructables.com/id/Data-Crystals-3D-Data-Visualizations-from-Open-Dat/
Data Crystals: 3D Data Visualizations from Open Data - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/ONSR/HTPUP3BW/F1GONSRHTPUP3BW.SMALL.jpg scottkildall One of my projects while a resident artist at Autodesk has been to create "Data Crystals" —  3D prints that I algorithmically generate using data as input. I design these 3D data visualizations for aesthetics over legibility and they show off what can be done with code and 3D printing. I've finishe...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 08:18:05 PDT
Build your own 3d printer filament factory (Filament Extruder) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-3d-printing-filament-factory-Filame/
Build your own 3d printer filament factory (Filament Extruder) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HROL/HTPUO3LY/F3AHROLHTPUO3LY.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill Too long, didn't read: Make your own 3D printer filament ! Cheap and high quality at a decent speed of 150-190 IPM ! (4-5 meters per minute)UPDATE: Now with wiring diagram ! Long read: 3D printers are cool and they finally start to drop in price. Kickstarter campaigns like the one from QB-UP o...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 13:29:41 PDT
3d printed puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-puzzle/
3d printed puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/KMYI/HTLE9VRX/F2AKMYIHTLE9VRX.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi With last generation 3D printers you can now easily create a very detailed product. In this trend, every 3D software acquires an enhanced importance. You can indeed turn your own design in reality, and whether it is a toy, a tool, or a prototype scale-model, you will see that it will come out an awe...
By: andrea biffi

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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 10:51:13 PDT
NFC Computer Unlocker http://www.instructables.com/id/NFC-Computer-Unlocker/
NFC Computer Unlocker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/IUVY/HTDDVY2T/FSQIUVYHTDDVY2T.SMALL.jpg The Electrodog Show   Quit pulling your hair out over incorrect passwords. Using an Arduino Leonardo and Adafruit's NFC shield, you can unlock your computer with an NFC card. The Arduino reads the NFC card's unique identifier and once it receives the correct one, it uses the Arduino Leonardo's keyboard emulation fea...
By: The Electrodog Show

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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 17:14:00 PDT
Arduino Model Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Model-Rocket-Launcher-for-3D-Printed-Rocke/
Arduino Model Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/ZUTL/HTD7R12Y/FEIZUTLHTD7R12Y.SMALL.jpg chall2009 When I was a kid, I loved playing with Estes Rockets, so I decided to get back into the hobby but using all of my maker skizzls. So here's a really cool Arduino Rocket Launcher launching 3D Printed rockets from my MakerBot Rep2! Enjoy! Fully Open Source for anyone to make! Arduino Code on GitH...
By: chall2009

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:55:12 PDT
Bonus: The Moose http://www.instructables.com/id/Bonus-The-Moose/
Bonus: The Moose - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/W1PX/HSVGHFY9/FDNW1PXHSVGHFY9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/W1PX/HSVGHFY9/FDNW1PXHSVGHFY9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/W1PX/HSVGHFY9/FDNW1PXHSVGHFY9.SMALL.jpg krummrey This is a bonus for my other instructable: Create faceted paper-objects If you like it, please vote for me there while the papercraft competition still runs) I had hoped that the deer would get some positive feedback. But what really happened totally blew my mind. More than 100.000 views and mo...
By: krummrey

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:36:11 PDT
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Panning-Time-lapse-Mount-from-and-egg-t/
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SMALL.jpg Major Peel Here is my time-lapse panning device/mount built from an egg timer! With this you'll be able to create time-lapse videos where the camera pans throughout the duration of the video. First of all, I'm aware this isn't a new idea and that there are a few instructables which already show how to buil...
By: Major Peel

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:14:31 PDT
Future Stair Repair: 3D Scanning/ 3D Printing. http://www.instructables.com/id/Future-Stair-Repair-3D-Scanning-3D-Printing/
Future Stair Repair: 3D Scanning/ 3D Printing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/VH33/HSHEGVA0/FIWVH33HSHEGVA0.SMALL.jpg gabrieltaft It can be quite frustrating when you finish remodeling a kitchen counter or building a stair case and only a couple weeks later a giant chip appears. This very thing happened at our Pier 9 workshop, when a very noticeable chip appeared on our staircase.  Traditionally, people might fill in the chip...
By: gabrieltaft

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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 15:58:20 PST
Secret Message Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Message-Light-Box/
Secret Message Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/120C/HSE944VP/FW6120CHSE944VP.SMALL.jpg enauman1 My 7th graders love to make things and we just got a 3D printer, so I came up with this light project. It's a small box with a design cut out from the inside, almost all the way through. When you shine a light from inside you see the design. When you turn it off, it's hidden! Cool! What You Need ...
By: enauman1

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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 16:27:41 PST
Pillowcase "3D" http://www.instructables.com/id/Pillowcase-3D/
Pillowcase "3D" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/C22U/HSBSLXA2/FVJC22UHSBSLXA2.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs This tutorial is based on my former sewing tip Sew It Yourself - Pillowcase.I've been asked to do a new tutorial for more thick and cubical pillows and here it is!Have fun and feel free to ask me if there is anything troubling you :) Preparing You need: - some fabric - new or big enough leftov...
By: Kion Designs

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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 07:27:52 PST
Create faceted paper-objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-faceted-paper-objects/
Create faceted paper-objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/K77H/HRKQWX0P/F77K77HHRKQWX0P.SMALL.jpg krummrey Faceted sculptures and objects are all the rage these days. And they are ideal to make from paper or cardstock. You don't need fancy 3D-programs or design skills. But it takes time and patience to make them. There's a lot of paper to be printed, cut and glued. If you want to skip the next st...
By: krummrey

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 09:18:43 PST
3D Clips For Prescription Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Clips-For-Prescription-Glasses/
3D Clips For Prescription Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/4EC7/HS18IDL9/FPL4EC7HS18IDL9.SMALL.jpg technosapien Good Day! Do you wear prescription glasses?  Do you like 3D movies?  Do you hate having to wear TWO pairs of glasses to watch these movies?  DIY to the rescue! Create a pair of polarized Real3D clips so you can comfortably watch 3D movies with prescription glasses. You need: A pair of clip...
By: technosapien

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:35:05 PST
Penrose triangle (modified) http://www.instructables.com/id/Penrose-triangle-modified/
Penrose triangle (modified) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/ISEL/HS0D00JI/F2IISELHS0D00JI.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a modified version of the Penrose “Impossible” Triangle which is an interesting example of how the brain can be fooled. The main difference in this version is the use of hardware to simulate the triangle side connections. Watching the video is the easiest way to see how it works. Note th...
By: mtairymd

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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:32:30 PST
Zombie Apocalypse - A Simple Board Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Apocalypse-A-Simple-Board-Game/
Zombie Apocalypse - A Simple Board Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/63BA/HRPBJA38/FBS63BAHRPBJA38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/63BA/HRPBJA38/FBS63BAHRPBJA38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/63BA/HRPBJA38/FBS63BAHRPBJA38.SMALL.jpg AndyGadget This is a very old two player strategy game known variously as Hare and Hounds, the French Military Game and several other names and brought slap bang up to date with a theme which relates to the ever-present fear of the ZA. I first came across hare and hounds when reading through Martin Gardner...
By: AndyGadget

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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:50:27 PST
Wall Art 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Art-3D/
Wall Art 3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/8KKP/HR4SWI2N/F1E8KKPHR4SWI2N.SMALL.jpg deepta Double Tetrahedron OrigamiInspired from the origami videos and 3d art, this wall art was made. I just used a color card stock paper, cut in square. White lines mark the creases. folding this paper was not easy as they crease easily rather than origami papers, but they felt lot sturdier. thi...
By: deepta

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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:47:27 PST
3 D Paper Snow Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/3-D-Paper-Snow-Decoration/
3 D Paper Snow Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/7D8R/HR4SU41B/F3F7D8RHR4SU41B.SMALL.jpg wrenv 20 matching shapes are cut out and glued together to create a decorative SnowBall. Step 1 supplies Supplies: Template printed on photocopy weight paper. File named spokes-5.png.  (Originally in .svg but couldn't get it to upload) Four sheets of card stock paper (110lb is best) Scissors Hole punch...
By: wrenv

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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 12:12:25 PST
3D Geometric Art http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Geometric-Art/
3D Geometric Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/7W81/HR3EKSUN/FJP7W81HR3EKSUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/7W81/HR3EKSUN/FJP7W81HR3EKSUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/7W81/HR3EKSUN/FJP7W81HR3EKSUN.SMALL.jpg watchmeflyy Inspired by Fibonacci spirals, I came up with some paper art (I'm calling this one Fire Flower for apparent reasons) using minimal origami. I folded some paper and experimented with units before deciding that I liked this design best. It was simple yet beautiful--anyone's favorite combo, I'm sure....
By: watchmeflyy

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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 07:58:50 PST
How to transform a 2D logo into a 3D one http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-a-2D-logo-into-an-3D-one/
How to transform a 2D logo into a 3D one - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/BXJ5/HQQLLRO9/F8FBXJ5HQQLLRO9.SMALL.jpg shalomo Using the Instructables happy robot logo as an example, I'll show you how I recreate a traditional 2D logo in three dimensions. Working knowledge of 3D modeling and access to the necessary software is assumed for this Instructable. Requirements: the 2D logo (in the highest resolution you can f...
By: shalomo

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 01:53:53 PST
Introduction to 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-1/
Introduction to 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/LX0N/H6MF3FU3/FYWLX0NH6MF3FU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/LX0N/H6MF3FU3/FYWLX0NH6MF3FU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/LX0N/H6MF3FU3/FYWLX0NH6MF3FU3.SMALL.jpg ___ 3D printing is a quickly expanding field, with the popularity and uses for 3D printers growing every day.  In this guide, I will attempt to give an introduction to the wide range of technologies in 3D printers, a comparison of the most common 3D printers on the market, an overview of materials that ...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 08:48:05 PDT
DIY 3D Head-Mounted-Display using your smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Head-Mounted-Display-using-your-smartphone/
DIY 3D Head-Mounted-Display using your smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/C3JO/HPJOJ7AS/FBXC3JOHPJOJ7AS.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill I recently stumbled over the OpenDive 3D glasses from Durovis. Stefan Welker designed this nice little toy and made the plan open source. It is a Head-mounted display like the Oculus Rift but instead of using a dedicated display you can use your smartphone as a display. The plan he released is a 3d...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:13:41 PST
Add 3D Effects To Your Printed Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-3D-Effects-To-Your-Printed-Photos/
Add 3D Effects To Your Printed Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/RH0W/HPG4LQNC/F13RH0WHPG4LQNC.SMALL.jpg potterboy In this project I'll show you how to add 3D effects to your framed photos. There are a number of websites available that explain this technique but I hope to provide you with a more detailed approach, making the job easy. In short what you'll be doing is cutting portions out of multiple images of th...
By: potterboy

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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 21:27:36 PST
3D Printing: 3D Print A Solderless Circuit Board http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-3D-Print-A-Solderless-Circuit-Board/
3D Printing: 3D Print A Solderless Circuit Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/WT8G/HP0CQRPH/FLSWT8GHP0CQRPH.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Experimental circuit boards can be easily made with a 3D printer. They can be made at the same size and thickness as a standard 1/16" thick, through-hole soldered, perfboard. The components can be fairly easily connected together without using solder. This technique is somewhat faster than standar...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 14:27:38 PST
Hacking an old laptop into a 3D projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-an-old-laptop-into-a-3D-projector/
Hacking an old laptop into a 3D projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/QS29/HOUG89PP/FX3QS29HOUG89PP.SMALL.jpg naimo If you have an old laptop lying around, and are looking for a DIY adventure, this might be the place for you. I'm going to describe how you can go about building your very own 3D projector ! It's not for the faint of heart, and I can't possibly get into every bit of detail, but I'll try to link all ...
By: naimo

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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 15:57:17 PST
Nut And Bolt Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Nut-And-Bolt-Puzzle/
Nut And Bolt Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JDKS/HOUFXN3G/FXEJDKSHOUFXN3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JDKS/HOUFXN3G/FXEJDKSHOUFXN3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/JDKS/HOUFXN3G/FXEJDKSHOUFXN3G.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk A workmate brought in a puzzle nut and bolt and asked me to undo it. A challenge to see how manly I was!?! I could do the nut up, but not undo it! It took me a few minutes to work it out, but I thought it was clever, and wanted one to take to the pub to confound my mates. So I set about making one...
By: Mr_o_uk

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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 14:33:12 PST
GoPro RC Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-RC-Car-Mount/
GoPro RC Car Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/XV1Q/HIGF4IN8/F5GXV1QHIGF4IN8.SMALL.jpg fungus amungus It's fun to race RC cars around outside or terrorize your coworkers, but what's there to show for it afterwards? That just means that it's time to strap a video camera onto them and record all the action from the car's point of view. This is a job that's perfect for the lovely GoPro camera. Moun...
By: fungus amungus

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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:58:56 PST