Instructables: exploring - - computer http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:41:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to get free PCB from old Computerhardware http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-free-PCB-from-old-Computerhardware/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:16:51 PDT
optical pen mouse hack http://www.instructables.com/id/optical-pen-mouse-hack/
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:12:16 PDT
Raspberry Pi Emulator Console for the Backseat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Emulator-Console-for-the-Backseat/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:58:56 PDT
Easy DIY Graphic Tee http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Graphic-Tee/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:27:50 PDT
Personal DIY Mini Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-DIY-Mini-Amp/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 07:28:31 PDT
Solder your own Diavolino - maak je eigen minicomputer http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-your-own-Diavolino-maak-je-eigen-minicomput/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:44:10 PDT
Steam-Punk Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-Punk-Mouse/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:38:26 PDT
How to write G code (basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-G-code-basics/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:05:20 PDT
Random IP Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Random-IP-Generator/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:13:49 PDT
Turn your Raspberry Pi into a desktop PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-Raspberry-Pi-into-a-desktop-PC/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:46:13 PDT
Shutdown Batch Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Shutdown-Batch-Timer/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:39:25 PDT
Old-School Laptop Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-Laptop-Mod/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 04:20:34 PDT
Easy One Piece of Paper CD/DVD Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-One-Piece-of-Paper-CDDVD-Case/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 07:33:22 PDT
Sheet metal computer cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-metal-computer-cooler/
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By: Shawn HibmaCronan

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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:26:12 PDT
Keychain iPhone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-iPhone-Holder/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 10:39:23 PDT
VB 08 Form Fade http://www.instructables.com/id/VB-08-Form-Fade/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:56:23 PDT
Clear Case PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Clear-Case-PC/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 01:04:33 PDT
Lazyman's Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazymans-Switch/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:25:06 PDT
Add A Reg-Key to a VB 2008 APP http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-A-Reg-Key-to-a-VB-2008-APP/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:17:59 PDT
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/
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:32:07 PDT
The RR.O.P. - RaspRobot OpenCV Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-RROP-RaspRobot-OpenCV-Project/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:05:00 PDT
PS2,3,4 Controller Edge Stand (PC/MAC) http://www.instructables.com/id/PS234-Controller-Edge-Stand-PCMAC/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:21:24 PDT
Male to Male A to A USB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Male-to-Male-A-to-A-USB-Cable/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:12:54 PDT
Building your own Micromite Companion Minicomputer http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-your-own-Micromite-Companion-Minicomputer/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:44:37 PDT
Laptop Motherboard Revival http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Motherboard-Revival/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:12:26 PDT
Simple computer table with storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-computer-table-with-storage/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 12:03:48 PDT
Adding Bluetooth to an EEG headset for mind-controlled projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Bluetooth-to-an-EEG-headset-for-Mind-contro/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 19:30:12 PDT
Sawhorse Desk on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Sawhorse-Desk-on-the-Cheap/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 13:06:04 PDT
CMD Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/CMD-Tricks-102/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:54:48 PDT
Watch TV Channels From Around The World For Free On Your Home TV and Turn Your TV Into a Cheap Home PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Watch-TV-Stations-From-Around-The-World-For-Free-O/
Watch TV Channels From Around The World For Free On Your Home TV and Turn Your TV Into a Cheap Home PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/AREY/HZGTBU2V/FEOAREYHZGTBU2V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/AREY/HZGTBU2V/FEOAREYHZGTBU2V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/AREY/HZGTBU2V/FEOAREYHZGTBU2V.SMALL.jpg VidPS With the help of a $50 Android Mini PC (found via Amazon or eBay), ex-pats or anyone wanting to enrich their foreign language skills can watch foreign TV stations on their home TV. The Android Mini PC connects to an HDTV set, and with the add-ons of a wireless keyboard and a powered USB hub, you can...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:55:33 PDT
Powerfull USB Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerfull-USB-Light/
Powerfull USB Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/Z68K/HZCJ1568/FFMZ68KHZCJ1568.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/Z68K/HZCJ1568/FFMZ68KHZCJ1568.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/Z68K/HZCJ1568/FFMZ68KHZCJ1568.SMALL.jpg diyboy1 Turn the LED module from a flashlight into the most powerful USB light imaginable! Parts Needed 1: Led flashlight with lots of LED's2: Enter key from old keyboard numpad3: Piece of plastic from back of old keyboard4: Resistor (Refer to this page to calculate value)5: Stiff piece of wire (make it...
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:03:28 PDT
TV REMOTE CONTROLLABLE COMPUTER MP3 PLAYER USING ARDUINO AND PROCESSING http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-REMOTE-CONTROLLABLE-COMPUTER-MP3-PLAYER-USING-P/
TV REMOTE CONTROLLABLE COMPUTER MP3 PLAYER USING ARDUINO AND PROCESSING - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZB5Z/HZB3V7A8/F5TZB5ZHZB3V7A8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZB5Z/HZB3V7A8/F5TZB5ZHZB3V7A8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/ZB5Z/HZB3V7A8/F5TZB5ZHZB3V7A8.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja Hello every one . here I show my project TV remote controllable computer MP3 player using processing software and arduino board. This project idea is based on controlling computer using TV remote control. In this project I created custom MP3 player using processing software . and I programme...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:34:09 PDT
Java easy starter Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Java-easy-starter-Project/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:45:59 PDT
How To Make The Best Of Your Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-The-Best-Of-Your-Computer/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:11:37 PDT
Bike stem adapter for handlebar computer mount using a wine cork http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-stem-adapter-for-handlebar-computer-mount-usi/
Bike stem adapter for handlebar computer mount using a wine cork - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/VGEH/HYZNZIYP/FCQVGEHHYZNZIYP.SMALL.jpg eljormaz This instructable shows how to make an adapter in order to move your bike computer or the likes from the handlebar to the stem. I needed to do it because I run out of room on the handlebar, and it worked fine!Materials needed:1) 1x wine cork (can be actual cork of silicone, perhaps another material ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:19:46 PDT
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Toshiba-T3200SX-Portable-Desktop-Computer/
Toshiba T3200SX Portable Desktop Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/NPRL/HYVDOF9S/FX6NPRLHYVDOF9S.SMALL.jpg cbbassett This instructables will show you how to convert a 1989 Toshiba T3200SX laptop into a modern day portable super desktop computer.Here is a list of things you will need to start this project: Toshiba T3200SX Intel Core i5-3350P Ivy Bridge Quad-Core 3.1GHz (3.3GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 69W Desktop Process...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:00:50 PDT
vintage style HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/vintage-style-HTPC/
vintage style HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/2VTL/HYTNZBZH/FJU2VTLHYTNZBZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/2VTL/HYTNZBZH/FJU2VTLHYTNZBZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/2VTL/HYTNZBZH/FJU2VTLHYTNZBZH.SMALL.jpg reptilehead I am entering this into the "Littlebits Tech Contest." If chosen for the grand prize I would be donating the makerbot and littlebits kit to the high school that my son attends. Please vote for my instructable, so that high school kids can get the chance to learn about electronics and 3d printing! Th...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:57:32 PDT
Switch On and Shutdown the PC by RFID & IR http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-On-and-Shutdown-the-PC-by-RFID-IR/
Switch On and Shutdown the PC by RFID & IR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/DLF8/HYPNVY0F/FX6DLF8HYPNVY0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/DLF8/HYPNVY0F/FX6DLF8HYPNVY0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/DLF8/HYPNVY0F/FX6DLF8HYPNVY0F.SMALL.jpg Rifath Hello guys !!!In this instructable we are going to switch ON and shutdown the PC using an IR Proximity sensor or a RFID Reader.Due to my studies, I am unable to write this instructable detaily and I HOPE YOU CAN UNDERSTAND, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK THE DOUBTS IN COMMENTS AND DON'T FORGET TO VOTE FOR ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:37:05 PDT
Adding icons to removable drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-icons-to-removable-drives/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 03:09:41 PDT
Resurrect a filthy gpu http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrect-a-filthy-gpu/
Resurrect a filthy gpu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y2E2/HYMY1T4A/FP8Y2E2HYMY1T4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y2E2/HYMY1T4A/FP8Y2E2HYMY1T4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/Y2E2/HYMY1T4A/FP8Y2E2HYMY1T4A.SMALL.jpg Unprecedented I recently purchased an old gpu for use in a low end portable gaming PC. Unfortunately it was very dirty, I think the previous owner thought it was a potato and buried it. However it was only $5 and so I decided to go ahead and buy it in the hopes that I could clean it up, and have a working low end...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:02:14 PDT
LEGO Flappy Bird Mosiac http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Flappy-Bird-Mosiac/
LEGO Flappy Bird Mosiac - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/J1QU/HYLDKDL1/FZSJ1QUHYLDKDL1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/J1QU/HYLDKDL1/FZSJ1QUHYLDKDL1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZS/J1QU/HYLDKDL1/FZSJ1QUHYLDKDL1.SMALL.jpg SteevAtBlueDust Here's a simple guide to building your own Flappy Bird... The base To start you need 3 of each of the following bricks:1 wide black2 wide green1 wide white4 wide green1 wide blackand an 8 and 1 wide flat plate.Order them as per the list above. The depth is not important, but I've generally used 2...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 10:24:56 PDT
Give your PC tower a new look! http://www.instructables.com/id/Give-your-PC-tower-a-new-look/
Give your PC tower a new look! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/PX6F/HYJ0WY6E/FNXPX6FHYJ0WY6E.SMALL.jpg Unprecedented One of the most important aspects of your computer is it's case: your case not only holds everything together it also protects the delicate hardware inside from electrical and physical interference. Your PC's case can be small or big, strictly functional or extravagant. I'm writing this Instructable...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 20:31:54 PDT
The proper way to clean a keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/The-proper-way-to-clean-a-keyboard/
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 22:07:38 PDT
Music LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-LEDs/
Music LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/KYEE/HY9Y1GWC/FNEKYEEHY9Y1GWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/KYEE/HY9Y1GWC/FNEKYEEHY9Y1GWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/KYEE/HY9Y1GWC/FNEKYEEHY9Y1GWC.SMALL.jpg Vishal Bilagi LEDs glowing to the music signals sent from PC motherboard audio header. Things needed LED strips.TIP 31 transistor.12V power supply(this is optional, you can use the 12V rail off from the PCs power supply itself) for switching on/off when required.The AC'97 cable(You will need to unplug this fro...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:55:39 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
Vintage Inspired Stereo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/VC0J/HY4L5IJG/FLZVC0JHY4L5IJG.SMALL.jpg travderose This project started with the purchase of an old am/fm receiver. I bought it from a thrift store in a spur of the moment decision just because I thought it was cool, not really having any plans for it. Then the brainstorming began and this is what I came up with. I wanted to keep the vintage look...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
Elite Dangerous Custom Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Elite-Dangerous-Custom-Keypad/
Elite Dangerous Custom Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/ZZL6/HY4L36DJ/FUZZZL6HY4L36DJ.SMALL.jpg smartroad I have been playing the Premium Beta of Elite Dangerous. It is a great game even it its current form, however like most games if its type there are LOADS of buttons to remember. Some you will use all the time, others not so much. In order to help me play the game a little better (and to add a little...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:38:04 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