Instructables: exploring - - computer http://www.instructables.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:54:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 emac trash can http://www.instructables.com/id/emac-trash-can/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:25:05 PDT
Case for mini-itx motherboard Asrock AM1H-ITX for HTPC / Daily computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Case-for-mini-itx-motherboard-Asrock-AM1H-ITX-for-/
Case for mini-itx motherboard Asrock AM1H-ITX for HTPC / Daily computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/UK2P/HXYVFSE3/FZ0UK2PHXYVFSE3.SMALL.jpg Garagem Fab Lab This is a small project consisting of creating a case for the Asrock mini-itx AM1H-ITX motherboard. This board is used to support the new 4 cores AMD Kabini CPU, which aren't that powerful, but have everything you need for a good HTPC computer, or even a day to day web browsing, writing computer wit...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:14:53 PDT
How to give Bluetooth to your projects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-give-Bluetooth-to-your-projects/
How to give Bluetooth to your projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/DZHY/HXUDHDPB/FZXDZHYHXUDHDPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/DZHY/HXUDHDPB/FZXDZHYHXUDHDPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/DZHY/HXUDHDPB/FZXDZHYHXUDHDPB.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how the hardware is connected for the RN-42-DS Bluetooth module. I will show you how to connect your device so you can send characters through bluetooth and read them from the module using RS-232.Datasheet http://ww1.microchip.com/downloads/en/DeviceDoc/r...Chec...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:23:41 PDT
DIY Custom Mousepad http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Custom-Mousepad/
DIY Custom Mousepad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/5FZR/HXMKND0O/FCO5FZRHXMKND0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/5FZR/HXMKND0O/FCO5FZRHXMKND0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/5FZR/HXMKND0O/FCO5FZRHXMKND0O.SMALL.jpg Vieraworks DIY MousepadThings needed:►Foam Bag. ►Piece of jeans. (your desired size) ►Chalk , Pencil , Pen. ► Scissor. ►Board. ► Shoe Glue. ► Thread & a big needle. ►Textile paint & a paint brush. ► Ruler MAKING THE SIZE AND SHAPE OF THE MOUSEPAD. Get your board, a piece of jeans and your foam bag.Place the...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:10:20 PDT
WOPR http://www.instructables.com/id/WOPR/
WOPR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FL1D/HXLMMRZ1/FVJFL1DHXLMMRZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FL1D/HXLMMRZ1/FVJFL1DHXLMMRZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/FL1D/HXLMMRZ1/FVJFL1DHXLMMRZ1.SMALL.jpg igotitmpm This is my WOPR tribute to the movie wargames. This is my new media player / home theater pc (htpc)for my living room hooked up to a 47" led tv..this has a working leds , itx motherboard, wireless keyboard and mouse in one,hdmi out and looks great. The begining here is the first step I did, a si...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:59:27 PDT
Fan Charged Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Charged-Power-Bank/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:56:05 PDT
LED running on USB http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-running-on-USB/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 03:16:08 PDT
How To Restore Custom ROMs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Roms-On-Android-Device/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 07:52:30 PDT
PixelArt For Beginers http://www.instructables.com/id/PixelArt-For-Beginers/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:15:43 PDT
How to fix a graphics card? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-graphics-card/
How to fix a graphics card? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Did your graphics card die? Computer turns on but there is no picture? Or after a while of gaming blue-screen appears? And this all happens few weeks after the warranty runs out? If the symptoms leads to a failure in graphics follow this guide.This method works with every graphics card. Even with l...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 18:02:42 PDT
Removing Excess Noise From Audio Files http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Excess-Noise-From-Audio-Files/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 13:51:04 PDT
Make a Live USB to boot from a USB drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Live-USB-to-boot-from-a-USB-drive/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 19:44:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi Gate Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Gate-Opener/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 10:00:26 PDT
multipurpose power supply (with USB) http://www.instructables.com/id/multipurpose-power-supply/
multipurpose power supply (with USB) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/D3FN/HY07JUX0/FEHD3FNHY07JUX0.SMALL.jpg kartik negandhi hey guys this is my first instructable in which i would like to reuse my old computer power supply to make a multipurpose power supply which i can use it in my normal lifeInstead of altering or cutting the power supply wires(for connection to the bind posts),i suggest u all to use a 24 pin atx exten...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 02:29:54 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
PSU Bay Fan Mod (For Computers) http://www.instructables.com/id/PSU-Bay-Fan-Mod-For-Computers/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 14:05:05 PDT
JARVIS type voice commands on a Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/JARVIS-type-voice-commands-on-a-Mac/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 11:38:49 PDT
Power/Effort Saving PC Extension Lead http://www.instructables.com/id/PowerEffort-Saving-PC-Extension-Lead/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:26:08 PDT
Turn Any Computer Keyboard Into a Midi Keytar http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Any-Computer-Keyboard-Into-A-Midi-Key-tar/
Turn Any Computer Keyboard Into a Midi Keytar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/GRTA/HWRC4OHU/FRCGRTAHWRC4OHU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/GRTA/HWRC4OHU/FRCGRTAHWRC4OHU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/GRTA/HWRC4OHU/FRCGRTAHWRC4OHU.SMALL.jpg bergerab Have you ever needed an extra synth for a concert? Or maybe you just enjoy fiddling around with music production software and you need a midi controller? Well look no further than your own computer keyboard! No this is not another how-to article on enabling midi control via your computer keyboard. W...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:37:11 PDT
How To Make A Screen Recording On Your Mac Laptop/Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Screen-Recording-On-Your-Mac-LaptopC/
How To Make A Screen Recording On Your Mac Laptop/Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/O8YW/HWOY35P1/F0HO8YWHWOY35P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/O8YW/HWOY35P1/F0HO8YWHWOY35P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/O8YW/HWOY35P1/F0HO8YWHWOY35P1.SMALL.jpg The Doctor 11 In this Instructable I will be teaching you how to make a simple screen recording, movie recording, and an audio recording. All you will need is you Mac device and an app which is already pre-installed called QuickTime Player. QuickTime Player So this is the app you will be using to make these di...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 15:33:57 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
how to take apart a laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-take-apart-a-laptop-1/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:27:55 PDT
Break down of 3DS max http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-down-of-3DS-max/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:24:43 PDT
How to digitize a sketch using inkscape http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-digitize-a-sketch-using-inkscape/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 04:41:35 PDT
Breakfast/computer bed bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakfastcomputer-bed-bench/
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 06:08:47 PDT
Easy Minecraft Blender. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Minecraft-Blender/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 20:18:01 PDT
CPU-COOLER http://www.instructables.com/id/CPU-COOLER/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 04:27:29 PDT
Super Easy Survival CD Grinder (Minecraft PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Survival-CD-Grinder-Minecraft-PC/
Super Easy Survival CD Grinder (Minecraft PC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/I5Q0/HVS171OH/F6LI5Q0HVS171OH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/I5Q0/HVS171OH/F6LI5Q0HVS171OH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/I5Q0/HVS171OH/F6LI5Q0HVS171OH.SMALL.jpg WhimsyWiskers Hello everyone, and welcome to my first ever instructable! Today I will be showing you how to create a super easy, effective, and low resource way to get CDs in Minecraft. I've been informed that CDs do not exist in minecraft PE, so this only works on the computer version of Minecraft, which at the ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 14:07:04 PDT
Tetris Chest of Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Chest-of-Drawers/
Tetris Chest of Drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/KZKI/HVRYQTON/F56KZKIHVRYQTON.SMALL.jpg craftalavista I bought a set of drawers months ago from Ikea and spent ages deciding how to paint them. Every time I looked at them the shape reminded me of a game of tetris but I didn't think all the bright colours would go in my living room. Then it hit me - why do I need to stick to the traditional colours and...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 13:35:14 PDT
Recycling CPUs Processor Heat http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycling-CPUs-Processor-Heat/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 05:46:30 PDT
record sound played by computer only http://www.instructables.com/id/record-sound-played-by-computer-only/
record sound played by computer only - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/EQ3N/HVNFJ4PC/F1DEQ3NHVNFJ4PC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/EQ3N/HVNFJ4PC/F1DEQ3NHVNFJ4PC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/EQ3N/HVNFJ4PC/F1DEQ3NHVNFJ4PC.SMALL.jpg APS_ashwan you want to record sound played by computer but mic distortion disturbs you following are the steps to disable mic volume and enable sound played by computer Open your sound card settings Open mixer tab and disable mic vol. Enjoy recording .
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Mon, 26 May 2014 02:55:00 PDT
Raspberry Pi Ventilation http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Ventilation/
Raspberry Pi Ventilation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/36RP/HVJ3AONB/FIU36RPHVJ3AONB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/36RP/HVJ3AONB/FIU36RPHVJ3AONB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/36RP/HVJ3AONB/FIU36RPHVJ3AONB.SMALL.jpg sean_sylvester1 The raspberry pi is a mighty computer for its size, and is a must have for any DIYer. Pi's don't come with any sort of heat sink or cooling device so they can heat up quickly n the typically sealed cases. In this instructable, you'll learn how to lasercut air vent for your case. Find a Case St...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 13:25:26 PDT
How to Get Rid Of A More Simple Computer Virus http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Rid-Of-A-Computer-Virus/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 14:00:12 PDT
Guide to making a budget computer. http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-how-to-make-a-budget-computer/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 08:59:29 PDT
How to Use Your voice to Controll Your Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-Your-voice-to-Controll-Your-Computer/
How to Use Your voice to Controll Your Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7N66/HVGXSHJE/FH77N66HVGXSHJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7N66/HVGXSHJE/FH77N66HVGXSHJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/7N66/HVGXSHJE/FH77N66HVGXSHJE.SMALL.jpg nancyjohns Hello, in this instructable i will show you how to controll your computer with windows speech recognition. I hope you will have fun with it :) Opening The first thing that you should do is, go to start and type windows speech recognition. click the icon that looks like a microphone. It will g...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 14:53:32 PDT
Raspberry Pi - Motion Sensing Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Motion-Sensing-Camera/
Raspberry Pi - Motion Sensing Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to create a motion activated camera using the raspberry pi and camera module.I will be using the latest raspbian image. I will also be using C code to program and you can watch my video listed below on how to install the packages for control of the GPIO for C...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 08:34:08 PDT
How To Program A Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Program-A-Clock/
How To Program A Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/Z1IU/HVCUO21A/FKRZ1IUHVCUO21A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/Z1IU/HVCUO21A/FKRZ1IUHVCUO21A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/Z1IU/HVCUO21A/FKRZ1IUHVCUO21A.SMALL.jpg -_ - wAT If you have ever wanted to create and control time, this is not exactly the right place. I can, however, teach you how to write a program for a clock. I will be showing you how to use Notepad on a Windows computer to design your very own program in the batch language.To be honest with everyone rea...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 15:31:55 PDT
How To Be A Fake Hacker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Be-A-Fake-Hacker/
How To Be A Fake Hacker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SMALL.jpg -_ - wAT Have you ever looked at a website and said to yourself "I wish there was a legal way to make temporary changes to website for my own amusement."? If you have, and even if you haven't, you're in luck because I have something that will suit your needs.First of all, hacking is a term that is commonly ...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 14:18:17 PDT
Chose your own adventure or watch grass grow http://www.instructables.com/id/chose-your-own-adventure-or-wacthing-grass-grow/
Chose your own adventure or watch grass grow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/QY27/HV9HQ77P/F2EQY27HV9HQ77P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/QY27/HV9HQ77P/F2EQY27HV9HQ77P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/QY27/HV9HQ77P/F2EQY27HV9HQ77P.SMALL.jpg Triclaw For this instuctable we will be dissembling a flat screen monitor the adventure will be up to you if you want to do paint a monitor Or fix a monitorOr to create an original work of art Or a planter Or a solar night light or all or none of the above Get stuff together well to do this we will nee...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 07:01:32 PDT
Recycled Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Power-Supply/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 12:15:28 PDT
Mjolnir - The Portable Media Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mjolnir-The-Portable-Media-Computer/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:26:25 PDT
EDGE-LIT Mouse Pad cum CD Case http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-Box-EDGE-LIT-Mouse-Pad/
EDGE-LIT Mouse Pad cum CD Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6FM2/HV4DAFHR/FXS6FM2HV4DAFHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6FM2/HV4DAFHR/FXS6FM2HV4DAFHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/6FM2/HV4DAFHR/FXS6FM2HV4DAFHR.SMALL.jpg W I N G M A N I am the kind of person who cant live without a mouse pad. Since the one i had had worn out, i decided to make my own. Gathering Resources Materials:1 Clear Transparent CD Boxes2 AdhesiveThats it?... yep! You could just throw away the CD's like i did or you could use them for any other project. ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:24:46 PDT
Cleaning up a Windows 8/8.1 Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-up-a-Windows-881-Computer/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 12:48:53 PDT
Fan Controller with Voltage and Temperature Readout http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Controller-with-Voltage-and-Temperature-Readou/
Fan Controller with Voltage and Temperature Readout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L2IZ/HUX9PAU5/FRXL2IZHUX9PAU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L2IZ/HUX9PAU5/FRXL2IZHUX9PAU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L2IZ/HUX9PAU5/FRXL2IZHUX9PAU5.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 I recently had a computer cd-rom failure and rather than throwing it out, I decided to use its case for a custom fan controller. The fan controller consists of two components, a 10k potentiometer and a NPN transistor. I used a C1984 in place of the npn transistor because I already had it, but any np...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 19:14:08 PDT
Computer fan conversion to outlet-powered fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-fan-conversion-to-outlet-powered-fan/
Computer fan conversion to outlet-powered fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/563V/HURHRTHO/FR0563VHURHRTHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/563V/HURHRTHO/FR0563VHURHRTHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/563V/HURHRTHO/FR0563VHURHRTHO.SMALL.jpg RayVelasquez Using 1 of the 2 computer fans in a desktop, you can convert it into an outlet powered fan similar to one you would buy for around $40. Choosing your broken computer With this broken computer, you can scavenge away many working parts including 2 computer fans. Taking apart the computer Unscr...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 19:21:06 PDT
Wooden Computer Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Computer-Case/
Wooden Computer Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/Z0ZT/HTDSP7LD/F1WZ0ZTHTDSP7LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/Z0ZT/HTDSP7LD/F1WZ0ZTHTDSP7LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/Z0ZT/HTDSP7LD/F1WZ0ZTHTDSP7LD.SMALL.jpg Slatu Wooden Computer Case - I've used an old hand me down computer case for too long, so I wanted to make something personal and functional. I tried to use fairly accessible tools, and some basic power tools. I'd love to have techshop nearby, but I have to be practical. Conception Design stage. Mate...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 19:15:19 PDT
Autonomous AR Parrot Drone 2.0 Flying http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-AR-Parrot-Drone-20-Flying/
Autonomous AR Parrot Drone 2.0 Flying - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/QK6B/HTBIOWY6/F1AQK6BHTBIOWY6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/QK6B/HTBIOWY6/F1AQK6BHTBIOWY6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/QK6B/HTBIOWY6/F1AQK6BHTBIOWY6.SMALL.jpg Mizchief100 This instructable will give you an EXTREMELY simple and quick way ( with code written by you! The best part of this project is it only requires the drone and a laptop (mac or windows). No modifications to the drone. I will also show you how to stream the video from the drone onto your laptop. Chec...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 10:21:39 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
Minimal Modern Wood Computer Stands http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Wood-Computer-Stands/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:28:19 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