Instructables: exploring - - design - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 May 2015 15:59:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model http://www.instructables.com/id/Marsupial-Chair-CNC-milling-from-3D-model/
Marsupial Chair - CNC milling from 3D model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/RTU0/IA75Z31C/FBIRTU0IA75Z31C.SMALL.jpg DiogoP In the following steps - I'll quickly explain the process that I used to prototype an organic chair that I modelled in 3D software.I developed the prototype in the FabLab Lisboa: http://fablablisboa.ptAuthor: Diogo Pereira http://diogopereira.net Marsupial Chair:http://diogopereira.net/190570/...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:12:11 PDT
Plyboo CNC Armchair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plyboo-CNC-Armchair/
Plyboo CNC Armchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/HQDH/IA6M8V4D/F3UHQDHIA6M8V4D.SMALL.jpg abertoni The Plyboo CNC Armchair is an exercise in cnc fabricated furniture that looks to move away from the visual language of CNC mark making and geometry, and towards the production of an object that is not a reflection of the tool on which it was made. Drawing inspiration from traditional armchair design...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:34:05 PDT
Use Google Sketch-Up To Plan Woodworking Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Google-Sketch-Up-To-Plan-Woodworking-Projects/
Use Google Sketch-Up To Plan Woodworking Projects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/VSUU/IA3YM64C/FZJVSUUIA3YM64C.SMALL.jpg yehyarocks One day I was wondering how I could easily visualize dimensions for a table without drawing it on pencil and paper (I'm a terrible artist). I then stumbled upon this fantastic program called Google Sketch-Up. With Sketch-Up, I was able to locate problems with my original dimensions (too long/short p...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 15:09:14 PDT
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Modern-Comic-Book-Display-Shelf/
Simple Cheap Modern Comic Book Display Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/G609/IA0WDU2X/F8CG609IA0WDU2X.SMALL.jpg dustin_little I have always wanted to display my comics for decorative purposes the problem was it is hard to get those little buggers to stand up! Solution! Two, seven foot long modern clean DIY comic books shelves for less that ten bucks a pop! Tools Table Saw for cutting a groove Jig Saw for cutting shapesS...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 07:16:21 PDT
CNC Interlocking Chair Design http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Interlocking-Chair-Design/
CNC Interlocking Chair Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/OLYX/I9YR8JH2/FRMOLYXI9YR8JH2.SMALL.jpg Bmckenney223 This chair was a project for my IED (Intro to Engineering and Design) class. The objective of this project was to build a chair on inventor that didn't require anything to bond it together, and it had to support our teachers weight (approximately 200 lbs). Not only did we achieve those two goals, bu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 22:15:11 PDT
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3D-Printer-Filament-Extruder/
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SMALL.jpg cpriolo14 This is a basic tutorial for building your very own filament extruder for under $200! This machine creates 1.75 mm filament but can be changed to make 3 mm filament if needed. Please leave comments if you have any questions!**If you like this, please vote for me! Just click on the "Vote" at the top ...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 23:10:27 PDT
Professional Digital Photo Retouching http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Digital-Photo-Retouching/
Professional Digital Photo Retouching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design I've been a graphic designer since the IIci, so when I saw the mind for design challenge, my mind started spin with possibilities. While I utilize many cool techniques in my work, one of the most useful and asked for is digital retouching. Especially of photos. Especially of faces.I take pride in n...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:23 PDT
Let's build a Test Track! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-build-a-Test-Track/
Let's build a Test Track! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/L1N5/I9WTTIR0/FM0L1N5I9WTTIR0.SMALL.jpg al3may Alright everyone so last year I was tasked with designing and building an ATV / Side by Side test track for our new dealership location. Let's see how I got this accomplished, some of the main things I had to keep in mind was a used car lot section needed to go in and size limitations of the track ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 20:26:32 PDT
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Build-Your-Own-Electric-RC-Airplane/
Design & Build Your Own Electric RC Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/IXM5/I9UEBAPQ/FZKIXM5I9UEBAPQ.SMALL.jpg APlane Here, I will show you how I made my twin motor RC airplane with a 75in (6.25ft) wingspan. These instructions will show you the basic ideas you need to think about and do when designing and building any RC Airplane. Find a Purpose For Your Aircraft Why do you want to build a model airplane in the...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:49:39 PDT
3D Printed Vase Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-3D-Print-a-Unique-Bouquete-Vase/
3D Printed Vase Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/RSTY/I9WYWRYW/FTHRSTYI9WYWRYW.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Hello everyone! I'd like to show you a design that you can 3D print to make your own vase! All you need is my 3D design file and some plastic water bottles*! I will show you two designs:• 3 Bottles Vase • 7 Bottles VaseThe design is very customisable and I hope you find it inspirational to make your...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 10:38:03 PDT
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Bunk-Beds-Concept-Virtual-Design-Fabricatio/
Modern Bunk Beds - Concept - Virtual Design - Fabrication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/N77V/I9SMPXVX/FQCN77VI9SMPXVX.SMALL.jpg joshtlawson Since my wife and I are staring down kid #3, I figured it was about time to make a bunk bed so we can do the big bedroom shuffle before our new baby arrives. You may have noticed this bunk bed in the background of another project I did in conjunction -- Smart LED Lights, so I thought I might share ...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 13:17:45 PDT
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-designing-and-isolationmilling-only-using-free/
PCB designing and isolation milling using only free Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/7VAI/I9RLBMC2/FL67VAII9RLBMC2.SMALL.jpg ähöüokul In this Instructable I will show you how to design and fabricate your own PCBs, exclusively using free software that runs on Windows as well as on a Mac.Things you need: computer with internet connection cnc mill/router, the more accurate the better 45°/20° V-Bit 0.8mm drill bit 3mm endmill ...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 11:17:01 PDT
Design of Automata http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-of-Automata/
Design of Automata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2HDO/I9SOAG80/FXA2HDOI9SOAG80.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2HDO/I9SOAG80/FXA2HDOI9SOAG80.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2HDO/I9SOAG80/FXA2HDOI9SOAG80.SMALL.gif Arild Amland Modern automata are crank driven mechancial sculptures that show some sort of object in motion. The design of these machines can be very complex, and requires a lot of experience. However, by the help of computer design software it is possible to make the process much easier. Over the course of seve...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:16:21 PDT
DIY 3D Cube Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Cube-Puzzle/
DIY 3D Cube Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SMALL.jpg CuriosityMachine Design your own and 3D print your puzzle with these instructions!This puzzle is based on an ancient brain-teaser the Soma Cube, The cube is challenging for children and adults. Have hours of fun. Kids love it. The objective of this puzzle is to take the puzzle apart and then put it back together int...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 19:47:25 PDT
Designing a Functional Cardboard Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-Functional-Cardboard-Chair/
Designing a Functional Cardboard Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/QMBC/I9OSSSCW/FKFQMBCI9OSSSCW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/QMBC/I9OSSSCW/FKFQMBCI9OSSSCW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/QMBC/I9OSSSCW/FKFQMBCI9OSSSCW.SMALL.jpg CameronC8 Hey Guys! In this Instructable I will walk you guys through the design and build process of making a cardboard chair. This project was an assignment to me in design school, but it is a fun, cheap design challenge that really got me thinking about how to make chairs.Things you'll need: Corrugated Car...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 23:28:23 PDT
Head Pin Branch Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Head-Pin-Branch-Earrings/
Head Pin Branch Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/RPVG/I9M09641/F7ORPVGI9M09641.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/RPVG/I9M09641/F7ORPVGI9M09641.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/RPVG/I9M09641/F7ORPVGI9M09641.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design These fun, dangly earrings have a lot of movement when worn and look much harder to make than they really are. Depending on the materials you choose, you can make them very cheaply. Or you can make a special pair of more expensive, elegant earrings. You can easily change the look by using different ...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 11:23:40 PDT
10Amp Linear Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/10Amp-Linear-Power-Supply/
10Amp Linear Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9B/ZAPC/I9ISWWJ4/F9BZAPCI9ISWWJ4.SMALL.jpg vazerick Why do it for 3 when we can design for 10?! At college we were in charge of designing a 3 Amp power supply, but I was seeking for a challenge, not a grade!Overcomplicating this kind of “simple” projects can make your life a bit harder but way more exiting, and the rewards just have no price, you wil...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 21:06:27 PDT
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tact-Low-cost-Advanced-Prosthetic-Hand/
Tact: Low-cost, Advanced Prosthetic Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/HWYO/I9GWFJ05/FDGHWYOI9GWFJ05.SMALL.jpg Patrick S In this instructable I'll show you how to make Tact, a low-cost, open-source prosthetic hand. Tact exceeds other open-source prosthetic hand models in several ways: it costs only $100 for all components ($250 to also add myoelectric control), can be assembled using only one hand and a clamp, achieve...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 11:34:06 PDT
Easy Designs - Turtle Graphics Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Designs-Turtle-Graphics-Python/
Easy Designs - Turtle Graphics Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/DM50/I9FGR6CY/FHEDM50I9FGR6CY.SMALL.jpg Ins Trucktibles Look at the beauty of the pictures. It is things like these that got me into turtle. To be honest, I was an MS Logo fan at the age of 7, so when I read up on a similar thing called 'Turtle', I was naturally skeptical. Not any more.Generally, the elite programmers brush off turtle as 'primitive', but...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 00:34:36 PDT
Laser Cut Birdhouse Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Birdhouse-Design/
Laser Cut Birdhouse Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/YWS5/I9E1DDHL/FZWYWS5I9E1DDHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/YWS5/I9E1DDHL/FZWYWS5I9E1DDHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZW/YWS5/I9E1DDHL/FZWYWS5I9E1DDHL.SMALL.jpg Kion Designs Laser cutting a super clean and simple way to make great and detailed cuts and designs in manymany ways.I am mostly experimenting on jewelry using this machine, but for this tutorial i tried something else.So welcome to my LASER CUT BIRD HOUSE DESIGN tutorial!! You need.. You don't need much to ...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 09:53:58 PDT
Make an Idea Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Idea-Board/
Make an Idea Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/JQ2I/I99R1R7E/F13JQ2II99R1R7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/JQ2I/I99R1R7E/F13JQ2II99R1R7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/JQ2I/I99R1R7E/F13JQ2II99R1R7E.SMALL.jpg dstmartinmaker With an inexpensive piece of hardboard panel (sometimes called shower board) you can create handy whiteboards. They are designed to be held with ether hand like an artists palette. They hang nicely on our tool wall inviting students to use them like any other tool in the design and making process. Y...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 13:00:34 PDT
Build a playset: Super summer kid activities http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-playset-Super-summer-kid-activities/
Build a playset: Super summer kid activities - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/RDLU/I99R26U3/F69RDLUI99R26U3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/RDLU/I99R26U3/F69RDLUI99R26U3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/RDLU/I99R26U3/F69RDLUI99R26U3.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife When school is out you need summer kid activities to keep the kids from morphing into their electronics. Plus you want to get outside and do some DIY, so here’s a backyard play set that does both.This play set is geared for littler kids—no swings, ship’s bow, or moving parts. But it can be fun for k...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 10:34:10 PDT
A Better Valance Clip for wood blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-Valance-Clip-for-wood-blinds/
A Better Valance Clip for wood blinds - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/J6FE/I93FFHZU/FAYJ6FEI93FFHZU.SMALL.jpg dstmartinmaker Those invisible clips that disguise the top part of your window blinds are called Valance Clips. They come in all shapes and sizes, and are inexplicably over-built, but flimsy at the same time. Using Adobe Illustrator, I've designed a more robust and simpler version that should fit most wood-molding...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 16:50:51 PDT
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION http://www.instructables.com/id/WALKWAY-RE-DESIGN-INSTALLATION/
WALKWAY RE-DESIGN & INSTALLATION - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/VT2I/I95GPCDJ/FJOVT2II95GPCDJ.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex For a lot of people the thought of Landscaping your property yourself can be daunting and most home owners will contract out the work to a landscape company which will make your property look great but comes with a hefty price tag. In this instructable I will show you the steps anyone can take to t...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 08:04:32 PDT
Folded Book Art Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Folded-Book-Art-Tutorial/
Folded Book Art Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/SLTW/I941A5JN/F4GSLTWI941A5JN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/SLTW/I941A5JN/F4GSLTWI941A5JN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/SLTW/I941A5JN/F4GSLTWI941A5JN.SMALL.jpg Pseudandry What you'll need:* A book with the right number of sheets in it to complete your design.* A blank EXCEL spreadsheet. * The outline of your design or text. * A printer and copy paper. * A bright-colored, fine-point ink pen. * A ruler* (optional) A weighted object to hold down pages. Selecting your ...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:15:48 PDT
GPS Tracker for Alzheimer's Patients http://www.instructables.com/id/GPS-Tracker-for-Alzheimers-Patients/
GPS Tracker for Alzheimer's Patients - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/5XX8/I92LT514/FCP5XX8I92LT514.SMALL.jpg LoganP2 First a thank you to my Team members Sean Halloran and Gvozden Suvajlo, they came up with this idea and executed it, this project would not be possible without their ideas and skills.The GPS tracking device is composed of a micro controller, GPS module, cell module, and batteriesall housed in a 3D p...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 09:57:14 PDT
DIY How To Paint T-shirts http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-To-Paint-T-shirts/
DIY How To Paint T-shirts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UHAU/I8YBIGJS/F66UHAUI8YBIGJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UHAU/I8YBIGJS/F66UHAUI8YBIGJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/UHAU/I8YBIGJS/F66UHAUI8YBIGJS.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Painting your own t-shirts is a great way to have some fun and make a bold, personal statement. There are lots of different ways to paint your shirt, so I wanted to go over a couple of ideas of how to do it.I was curious if regular paint would work well on t-shirts so I tried a lot of different kind...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:32:39 PDT
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Singlespeed-Conversion-SSC/
Simple Singlespeed Conversion [SSC] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GH4I/I8VGMHLY/FB1GH4II8VGMHLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GH4I/I8VGMHLY/FB1GH4II8VGMHLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/GH4I/I8VGMHLY/FB1GH4II8VGMHLY.SMALL.jpg jenspen A Singlespeed bicycle, is a type of bicycle with a single gear ratio. The one-speed revolution actually involves two different styles of bikes, singlespeeds and fixed gears, also known as a fixie. These are not the same thing, although they have much in common. As long as the back wheel on a fixed g...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:43:40 PDT
Perpetua Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetua-Stool/
Perpetua Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/V5X4/I8VGNN3Q/FA9V5X4I8VGNN3Q.SMALL.jpg xbremer The Perpetua Stool combines traditional woodworking tools with 3D modeling software and 5-axis CNC machining to create forms through a digital workflow that are as repeatable as they are sensual. This project matches the sensitivity to detail hand-carving techniques with the efficiency and geometric...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:12:59 PDT
Anemone Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Anemone-Lampshade/
Anemone Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/PI49/I8UUUF1I/FTUPI49I8UUUF1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/PI49/I8UUUF1I/FTUPI49I8UUUF1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/PI49/I8UUUF1I/FTUPI49I8UUUF1I.SMALL.jpg RobBensch This is one of the 3D-Printed lamps I developed during my Master Project in sweden and sell in my own shop and studio in bavaria, germany. This version is optimized to be printed on any FDM-Printer, as all parts are easily adjusted with a flat side on the build platform. Furthermore this set is made...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:43:26 PDT
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-what-big-tentacles-you-have/
How to 3d Print and Finish BIG STUFF...with a little printer. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/GPRA/I8U15X4I/FEDGPRAI8U15X4I.SMALL.jpg bryanbrutherford Some of you may have seen a few of my previous instructables and know that i have a history with 3d printing.Recently i was in a local electronics store and saw an XYZ davinci 1.0 on sale for $399. This machine basically had the same specs as the first stratasys machine i ever used nearly 15 years a...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:13:27 PDT
Build the perfect lemonade stand with your kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-perfect-lemonade-stand-with-your-kids/
Build the perfect lemonade stand with your kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/69YO/I8PQU648/FN469YOI8PQU648.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife Who doesn’t love a lemonade stand on a hot summer day?Lemonade stands are more than just a way to teach your kids about money. Building alemonade stand is fun way to learn some basics about construction. And if you take the time to build a sturdy Lemonade Stand, you can keep using it as a Garden Wis...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:28:19 PDT
How-To: Customize Your Compost Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Customize-Your-Compost-Bin/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:06:07 PDT
Design your own mobile cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-mobile-cover/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:59:41 PDT
San Diego Model Railroad Museum Centennial Railway Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Diego-Model-Railroad-Museum-Centennial-Railway/
San Diego Model Railroad Museum Centennial Railway Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/5XD1/I88LNE5T/FHZ5XD1I88LNE5T.SMALL.jpg Claydiz In this Instructable I will explain how I modeled the buttress for the California Tower which is home to the Museum of Man. That being said I will also include a lot of images that demonstrate how I used this method for modeling this entire project. This method can be adapted to any CAD that allows ...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 23:15:49 PDT
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-reference-bookshelf-speakers/
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SMALL.jpg p3nguin A few months back, I went into a big box consumer electronics store and wandered back to the elite section. Curious about the fuss, I asked the man to play some music through a pair of fancy $2000 speakers. Wow. I had no idea that music could sound that good. As any DIY person would do, I looked cl...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:28:05 PDT
Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Sea-Sampler-Midwater-Plankton-Tow-for-OpenROV/
Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SMALL.jpg ahankowski Dive. Sample. Share.We know more about outer space than we do about the oceans on our own little planet--and funding for ocean research is dwindling. Our midwater plankton tow is a low-cost, customizable tool for researchers, students and citizen scientists to gather samples with an OpenROV. Our oce...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:03:52 PDT
Plunge Router Base for a Fixed Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Plunge-Router-Base-for-a-Fixed-Router/
Plunge Router Base for a Fixed Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/61WQ/I7HGADQV/F6V61WQI7HGADQV.SMALL.jpg schnurrbart For many beginning woodworkers, the dilemma of whether to buy a fixed or plunge router (and when/why to use one over the other) can be confusing. For most projects, a fixed router will take care of the job handily, but there are times when a plunge router is helpful or necessary. Purchasing a comb...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:56:10 PDT
How to recycle a plastic bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-recycle-a-plastic-bottle/
How to recycle a plastic bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/5QPO/I7CCA12U/FJ05QPOI7CCA12U.SMALL.jpg ishiyasu Make a broom with the use of the plastic bottle Cut off the bottom Cut off the bottom of the plastic bottle. Cut off the top Cut off the top of the one. Clip the one Clip the one with scissors. Wear the one Wear the one over another. Make a hole Make a hole to screw. Fix a handle F...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 02:13:33 PDT
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Kids-Bunk-Bed-to-Tween-Loft-Hangout/
From Kids Bunk Bed to Tween Loft Hangout - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/OFWS/I7CC6YIM/FHUOFWSI7CC6YIM.SMALL.jpg kokoleo My son's bunk bed takes up a lot of space in his small room. He loves sleeping up high but the the rest was just wasted space with junk and dust bunnies underneath. The bottom bed held all his stuffed animals when he was little but now that he's 12 he's given most of those away. Since he's almost a ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:53:18 PDT
SHARKCHAIR: Modular Interlocking Furniture Design http://www.instructables.com/id/SHARKCHAIR-Modular-Interlocking-Furniture-Design/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:11:06 PDT
Make Your Own Design w/ DIY LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Design-w-DIY-LED-Lighting/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:36:07 PDT
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-care-trick-you-need-to-know-Frig-it-sprig-it/
Lawn care trick you need to know: Frig it, sprig it - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/XX9G/I6YXXJ6D/FC0XX9GI6YXXJ6D.SMALL.jpg MyFixitUpLife I call this lawn care repair trick ‘sprigging’. If you have another name for it, or have tried it, I’d love to know how it worked for you. I use this trick to re-grow grass in areas where it has stopped growing or been worn out—and where it appears seeds refuse to grow no matter how many directions ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:38:45 PDT
Salvage carboard pipe shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-carboard-pipe-shelf/
Salvage carboard pipe shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/NALW/I6NI5Q0Z/FPZNALWI6NI5Q0Z.SMALL.jpg briciius Hello everyone,Today we are going to create some "nordic" design shelf with salvage cardboard pipes.( same carboard pipes that i've used to create my bat-signal : http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-BAT-... )hope you will love the idea ;) Decorate the interior and exterior of cardboard ...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:15 PST
DIY Rustic Style Coffee Table with Reclaimed Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Rustic-Style-Coffee-Table-with-Reclaimed-Wood/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:04:51 PST
Design Your Own Fabric http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Your-Own-Fabric-1/
Design Your Own Fabric - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UIG5/I6AVQJPP/FQ3UIG5I6AVQJPP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UIG5/I6AVQJPP/FQ3UIG5I6AVQJPP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/UIG5/I6AVQJPP/FQ3UIG5I6AVQJPP.SMALL.jpg LadyJulie So today I was bored. And not the usual, I'm gonna be on pinterest and drool over crafts I will never make kind of bored. This was the kind of bored that meant I'd A) come up with the oddest way to print fabric, and B) to make an instructable.Tools you will need:Fabric of some kind, preferably a sol...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:30:13 PST
Make Art with Vintage Game Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Art-with-Vintage-Game-Pieces/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:02:52 PST
Danish Rope Cord Weaving http://www.instructables.com/id/Danish-Rope-Cord-Weaving/
Danish Rope Cord Weaving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CHPP/I622JTNS/FXRCHPPI622JTNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CHPP/I622JTNS/FXRCHPPI622JTNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/CHPP/I622JTNS/FXRCHPPI622JTNS.SMALL.jpg Bradleyrob This is an introduction to weaving chair seats with Danish rope cord. In this tutorial I will be covering the Danish "Split Rail" chair, but note that there are several types of chair designs that require different tactics in weaving the chair seat. Danish seat cord is treated paper that is twisted ...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:33:04 PST
How To Make Paper Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Paper-Roses/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2009 11:50:36 PST
Black Walnut Seed Ring. http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Walnut-Seed-Ring/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 20:56:12 PST