Instructables: exploring - - electronics http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:51:27 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Fully articulated Desk video Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fully-articulated-Desk-video-Microscope/
DIY Fully articulated Desk video Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/W825/I3XTVPM1/FVNW825I3XTVPM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/W825/I3XTVPM1/FVNW825I3XTVPM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/W825/I3XTVPM1/FVNW825I3XTVPM1.SMALL.jpg cgoodman7 This Instructable is for a quick, easy and cheap DIY video microscope using a desk lamp and an Eyeclops toy. Gather the materials Materials NeededDesk lamp with flexible neck and bullet style dome (see pic) Eyeclops toy microscope Monitor with component video input* I used one of the screens fro...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:16:27 PST
Romantic Glow of the Electron Valve http://www.instructables.com/id/Romantic-Glow-of-the-Electron-Valve/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:29:33 PST
7 Segment Display Common Anode Counter Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Segment-Display-Common-Anode-Counter-Arduino/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:04:20 PST
ESP8266 based web configurable wifi general purpose control (Part I) http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266-based-web-configurable-wifi-general-purpos/
ESP8266 based web configurable wifi general purpose control (Part I) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/4AGV/I3VHAEMI/F4X4AGVI3VHAEMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/4AGV/I3VHAEMI/F4X4AGVI3VHAEMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/4AGV/I3VHAEMI/F4X4AGVI3VHAEMI.SMALL.jpg HoracioBouzas From AT commands to firmware controlledThe kind of new ESP8266 wifi module is not only cheap, about 3-4 dollars, its also a pretty versatile module that enables tons of remote control applications (yeah, internet of things). The first project that came to mind is to move my antenna switch control fr...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:22:13 PST
Swarmscapers: Autonomous Mobile 3D Printing Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Swarmscapers-Autonomous-Mobile-3D-Printing-Robots/
Swarmscapers: Autonomous Mobile 3D Printing Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/MSVH/I3THHZT9/F8NMSVHI3THHZT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/MSVH/I3THHZT9/F8NMSVHI3THHZT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/MSVH/I3THHZT9/F8NMSVHI3THHZT9.SMALL.jpg AlanCation Swarmscapers is a 2 month long research project conducted in the Creative Architecture Machines studio, taught by Jason Kelly Johnson and Michael Shiloh at California College of the Arts in the Digital Craft Lab. It is a collaboration between Clayton Muhleman, Alan Cation, and Adithi Satish. A huge ...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:54:57 PST
Build A Cheap Handcrafted CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Cheap-Handcrafted-CNC-Mill-Unfinished-Prototype/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:42:43 PST
earthquake alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/earthquake-alarm/
earthquake alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/WJBI/I3THHWSL/FENWJBII3THHWSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/WJBI/I3THHWSL/FENWJBII3THHWSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/WJBI/I3THHWSL/FENWJBII3THHWSL.SMALL.jpg AMAN DEEP Earthquakes are sudden and cannot be predicted when, where and how harmful it could occur.so here is an instructable for how to make an "earthquake alarm" which could be very helpful especially at the time when people are sleeping .this earthquake alarm cannot predict about the earthquake but can wa...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:12:12 PST
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Hey-Im-ready-to-drink/
DIY Homemade Portable Arduino Coffee Coaster with Temperature Indicator LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/60UK/I3THGVRM/F9G60UKI3THGVRM.SMALL.jpg pelegren Many things happen just by drinking coffee. Big business successful ideas come out while people are chatting having coffee. I love having coffee especially when I'm in the office. I'm pretty sure everyone out there loves coffee. But when I make coffee, i can't drink it straight away because it is to...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:15:10 PST
Command Line Assembly Language Programming for Arduino Tutorial 10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Command-Line-Assembly-Language-Programming-for-Ard-8/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:49:58 PST
Servo Controlled by Pushbuttons http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Controlled-by-Pushbuttons/
Servo Controlled by Pushbuttons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/W4PK/I3THDADZ/FAAW4PKI3THDADZ.SMALL.jpg gavinkeeley Using an Arduino to control a servo motor with the use of two pushbuttons. Get the appropriate components 1) Arduino2) Breadboard3) Push Buttons4) Jumper Cables5) Two 10k Ohm Resistors6) Servo MotorRecommended online storeshttps://www.dx.com/s/arduino62295959 Connect the power Connect the GND ...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:38:23 PST
Light Box DJ http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Light-Box/
Light Box DJ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/TJYW/I3VHKN8J/FAOTJYWI3VHKN8J.SMALL.jpg Delasign 'The Light Box' is a wooden, desk accessory designed to react to the music being played and is ideal for drum pads and DJs. Composed of a oak frame, the music box uses an Arduino Uno in combination with an MSGEQ7 chip and two audio jacks to brighten your musical experience via a matrix of NeoPixels....
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:09:08 PST
Chibitronics light up christmas card http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibitronics-light-up-christmas-card/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:03:17 PST
Shapeoko 2 PCB Bed Leveling and Spindle Guard http://www.instructables.com/id/Shapeoko-2-PCB-Bed-Leveling-and-Spindle-Guard/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:47 PST
REPAINT A PC FAN (MOD) http://www.instructables.com/id/REPAINT-A-PC-FAN-MOD/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:47:08 PST
Ambient car door lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Ambient-car-door-lighting/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 17:52:43 PST
Making Chibitronics Electronic Christmas Cards with LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Chibitronics-Electronic-Christmas-Cards-wit/
Making Chibitronics Electronic Christmas Cards with LED's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/Q9IG/I3H5934E/FN1Q9IGI3H5934E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/Q9IG/I3H5934E/FN1Q9IGI3H5934E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/Q9IG/I3H5934E/FN1Q9IGI3H5934E.SMALL.jpg spyclub The Leicester Hackspace is running another build night and this time they are offering Chibitronics kits, which are essentially neat little sticky back electronic components where you can assemble a circuit without needing a soldering iron. The result is a permanent electronics assembly, with no wir...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:48:44 PST
Tips to Great/Quick DIY PCB Etching you'll love http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-to-GreatQuick-DIY-PCB-Etching-youll-love/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:42:36 PST
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderdoodle-Pro-20-USB-Rechargeable-Soldering-Iro/
Solderdoodle Pro 2.0: USB Rechargeable Soldering Iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/E6DZ/I3PJR6UG/FJEE6DZI3PJR6UG.SMALL.jpg Solarcycle Please click below to visit our Kickstarter project page for Solderdoodle Pro 2.0 and pre-order a production model!http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/249225636/solderdoodle-pro-20-usb-rechargeable-soldering-iroSolderdoodle Pro 2.0 is a portable, cordless, USB rechargeable soldering iron with improv...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:40:16 PST
BoomBucket: the boombox bucket! http://www.instructables.com/id/BoomBucket-the-boombox-bucket/
BoomBucket: the boombox bucket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/B78B/I3H52O7F/F1JB78BI3H52O7F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/B78B/I3H52O7F/F1JB78BI3H52O7F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/B78B/I3H52O7F/F1JB78BI3H52O7F.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab If you like boomboxes and you like buckets, you're going to LOVE BoomBucket! In fact, it's pretty hard not to like, unless you're the neighbors hearing Enya play for an hour straight from the street below. But this is an incredible device for everything from roving dance parties, the youth center ja...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:11:25 PST
How to make Connections at Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Connections-at-Pier-9/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:30:32 PST
Step Motor Elevator http://www.instructables.com/id/Step-Motor-Elevator/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:14:35 PST
Tina Piracci's 'Making Hands' http://www.instructables.com/id/Tina-Piraccis-Making-Hands/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:43:22 PST
How To Make Big Oak Trees (0.9+) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Big-Oak-Trees-09/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:01:13 PST
| Smarter Super Simple Continuity Tester | http://www.instructables.com/id/-Smarter-Super-Simple-Continuity-Tester-/
| Smarter Super Simple Continuity Tester | - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/ERCQ/I3H4NEAF/FUMERCQI3H4NEAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/ERCQ/I3H4NEAF/FUMERCQI3H4NEAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUM/ERCQ/I3H4NEAF/FUMERCQI3H4NEAF.SMALL.jpg bigboom378 | The Smarter home-made Continuity tester |Unlike other continuity testers, The Smarter Continuity Tester allows the testing voltage to be much lower than the voltage used for actuators and the notifiers that there is a short, and selectable too. It also avoids the possibility that a small discharge...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:38:41 PST
Power Stacker: Stackable USB Rechargeable Battery System http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Stacker-Stackable-USB-Rechargeable-Battery-S/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 15:06:18 PST
How to build a custom "bed of nails" tester for your 3D printer electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-custom-bed-of-nails-tester-for-your/
How to build a custom "bed of nails" tester for your 3D printer electronics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SMALL.jpg snifikino If you are manufacturing a lot of PCBs (Printed Circuit Board), you will want to have some sort of QA to ensure your boards are functional and without defects. The most popular method for in-circuit testing is the use of a bed of nails fixture. There are many very expensive solutions to that but you...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:25:37 PST
Visor Mount Tablet Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Visor-Mount-Tablet-Holder/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 15:53:33 PST
PROTECTION...turn PC on with a card http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-computer-on-with-a-card/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:47:36 PST
Wooden Puzzle Modular Electronics Prototyping Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Puzzle-Modular-Electronics-Prototyping-Board/
Wooden Puzzle Modular Electronics Prototyping Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0XRM/I36LHIYD/FE30XRMI36LHIYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0XRM/I36LHIYD/FE30XRMI36LHIYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/0XRM/I36LHIYD/FE30XRMI36LHIYD.SMALL.jpg Clapoti I didn't have enough space on the prototyping board that came with my Arduino starter kit... so I decided to make a new one. It's modular, so I don't have to use all the parts all the time, it has a module for the Arduino Uno and one for a battery holder or something else. Those two could be repla...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 18:46:21 PST
How to setup the RAMBo for your 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-setup-the-RAMBo-for-your-3D-printer/
How to setup the RAMBo for your 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QKCR/I327N2IU/FQAQKCRI327N2IU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QKCR/I327N2IU/FQAQKCRI327N2IU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/QKCR/I327N2IU/FQAQKCRI327N2IU.SMALL.jpg snifikino The RAMBo (RepRap Arduino-Mega Board) Controller Board for 3Dprinters is an all-in-one electronics board for all your 3D printing needs. It is the successor of the popular RAMPS (RepRap Arduino-Mega Pololu Shield) shield used to control most RepRap 3D printers.The RAMBo adds many improvements over t...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 21:00:51 PST
DIY Solar+Wind House http://www.instructables.com/id/WindSolar-Powered-House/
DIY Solar+Wind House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/FCUX/I36LFB5V/FPAFCUXI36LFB5V.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Human Dependence on ElectricityElectricity is one of the most important need of the 21st Century. Most human beings are dependent on electricity for their daily needs such as Charging their Smart Phones, Powering their houses or even their cars, etc. Most of the electricity we use in our houses are...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:43:07 PST
Hey Beginners - flashing led with an IC 555 for dummies.. basics of electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Hey-Beginners-flashing-led-with-an-IC-555-for-dumm/
Hey Beginners - flashing led with an IC 555 for dummies.. basics of electronics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/OHRZ/I2XTSEIQ/FHMOHRZI2XTSEIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/OHRZ/I2XTSEIQ/FHMOHRZI2XTSEIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/OHRZ/I2XTSEIQ/FHMOHRZI2XTSEIQ.SMALL.jpg Karthik Raj Before you get into making this circuit.. learn a bit of basics in electronics.. like.. how to use a breadboard... basic components used in electronics and stuff... there are a lot of tutorials on youtube..!!! WATCH THE VIDEO.. get an idea of what you're upto... The video explains the process of ...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:25:34 PST
Blinkerdoo! with SparkCore http://www.instructables.com/id/Blinkerdoo-with-SparkCore/
Blinkerdoo! with SparkCore - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/H0IT/I2XA8JFD/FK1H0ITI2XA8JFD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/H0IT/I2XA8JFD/FK1H0ITI2XA8JFD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/H0IT/I2XA8JFD/FK1H0ITI2XA8JFD.SMALL.jpg NextFab Welcome! In this Instructable we will be constructing a little project I like to call "The Blinkerdoo." The Blinkerdoo is a fun project that introduces the Spark Core microcontroller and Spark Core Internet Button and teaches beginner to intermediate Arduino syntax and coding skills. The Blinkerdoo ...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:34:33 PST
TinyBots- Snowplow Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyBots-Snowplow-Upgrade/
TinyBots- Snowplow Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/KAEE/I2WEOGMH/FMEKAEEI2WEOGMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/KAEE/I2WEOGMH/FMEKAEEI2WEOGMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/KAEE/I2WEOGMH/FMEKAEEI2WEOGMH.SMALL.jpg TinyBotics In this Instructable, you will make an adorable (and potentially useful) upgrade for your TinyBot(s). There are two versions, and they are both simple and fun to do. I tried to keep these as easy as possible, so they are made with common household items and one tool (not counting scissors). Snowpl...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:56:43 PST
wave to on and wave to off lights http://www.instructables.com/id/wave-to-on-and-wave-to-off-lights/
wave to on and wave to off lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/UPS7/I2X6SCO9/F4CUPS7I2X6SCO9.SMALL.jpg khader sk this is a simple circuit which can be used to operate home appliances by waving hand over it or remotely
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:04:15 PST
Raspberry Pi - Weaved IoT Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Weaved-IoT-Setup/
Raspberry Pi - Weaved IoT Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/6WFA/I2VLHBFU/F256WFAI2VLHBFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/6WFA/I2VLHBFU/F256WFAI2VLHBFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F25/6WFA/I2VLHBFU/F256WFAI2VLHBFU.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to install the Weaved IoT kit so that you can use your raspberry pi over the web without having to do a whole lot of painful setup.Raspberry Pi Custom Web Control https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RaBz01pi4EHome made security 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:54:08 PST
Glow In The Dark Bicycle "Tron Style" - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-In-The-Dark-Bicycle/
Glow In The Dark Bicycle "Tron Style" - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SMALL.jpg victordoes In this tutorial we are going to learn how simple it is to transform your regular bike to an awesome and safer bike! To great things in once...!Things required: Glow in the dark Paint Paper Towel Brush8x UV LED (Very important that it is UV!!)4x 330Ohm Resistor 9v battery9v battery connectorElectric...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:17:43 PST
Salvage reusable parts from CFL and reduce Carbon Footprint http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-reusable-parts-from-CFL-and-reduce-Carbon-/
Salvage reusable parts from CFL and reduce Carbon Footprint - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/0ONW/I2QU9YM3/F3F0ONWI2QU9YM3.SMALL.jpg amansinghaljpr I recently visited a dump yard and i was just wondering around and noticed that most of the waste was the electronic waste and when i inspected the world stats i noticed that the electronic components and items leave the 75% of the carbon footprint while still they can be easily reused . When i inve...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:20:30 PST
Sparebots selfmade electronic waste DIY Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparebots-selfmade-electronic-waste-DIY-Project/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:40:47 PST
Command Line Assembly Language Programming for Arduino Tutorial 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Command-Line-Assembly-Language-Programming-for-Ard-6/
Command Line Assembly Language Programming for Arduino Tutorial 7 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/5BT5/I2P3OJX1/FL05BT5I2P3OJX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/5BT5/I2P3OJX1/FL05BT5I2P3OJX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/5BT5/I2P3OJX1/FL05BT5I2P3OJX1.SMALL.jpg 1o_o7 Welcome to Tutorial 7!Today we are going to first show how to scavenge a keypad, and then show how to use the Analog input ports to communicate with the keypad.We will do this using interrupts and a single wire as input. We will wire the keypad so that each keypress sends a unique voltage to the ana...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:41:24 PST
The Don't-Leave-Home-Without-It Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dont-Leave-Home-Without-It-Machine/
The Don't-Leave-Home-Without-It Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY3/M6VW/I2P3OODC/FY3M6VWI2P3OODC.SMALL.jpg 60cyclehum Leave no one behind.Spectacles, phone, wallet, watch. Tablet, keys, pocket knife, camera. Multi-tool. USB cable and charger. Extra batteries. Outgoing mail. Coupons, tickets, medication, and makeup. Sunglasses. Contact lens case and solution. That video game you've been meaning to return. A book to ...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:03:00 PST
TweeterBie http://www.instructables.com/id/TweeterBie/
TweeterBie - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/L1MU/I2OM2LAV/FT7L1MUI2OM2LAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/L1MU/I2OM2LAV/FT7L1MUI2OM2LAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/L1MU/I2OM2LAV/FT7L1MUI2OM2LAV.SMALL.jpg GowravL TWEETER BIE - (A Portable CubieBoard powered Display Board to Display the Latest Tweets)Abstract:In this era of any time communication having a 24 X 7 connection with the social networking sites is a necessity. This project “TWEETER BIE” is one such device that constantly updates the tweets from the...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:31:56 PST
l.e.d super nintendo mod http://www.instructables.com/id/led-super-nintendo-mod/
l.e.d super nintendo mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/LQL5/I2N6PR1N/FSGLQL5I2N6PR1N.SMALL.jpg rottenzombie88 This tutorial will guide you on how to swap out that old dull red LED out of the SNES system for a bright more vibrant LED of your choice to better enjoy your gaming system. You will need a 5mm L.E.D of your color choice First you will need the following5mm LED color of your choice4.5mm security ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:33:41 PST
Burning Laser Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Hand-Gun/
Burning Laser Glove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/AH9X/I2S6MODM/FVIAH9XI2S6MODM.SMALL.jpg Pure Carbon Pew, Pew, goes the laser, Awwwwww goes the bad guy. Hello everyone, Pure Carbon here with another cool instructable. For this one I will be showing you guys how to make a tool to add to you utility belt when you go off and save the city (or destroy it, your choice). What I made was basically a high ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:45:38 PST
Kid-friendly PuppyDuino 0.31 http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-friendly-PuppyDuino-031/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:59:49 PST
Developing Your Electronics/Science WorkSpace http://www.instructables.com/id/Developing-Your-ElectronicsScience-WorkSpace/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:53:45 PST
Arduino Piano, Jack Gale http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Piano/
Arduino Piano, Jack Gale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/J3BA/I2KSAQAN/FZRJ3BAI2KSAQAN.SMALL.jpg jackgale Heres how you can take an electric piano toy apart and control the sound using Arduino Open your toy piano First Step: open your toy piano, what you should see is a speaker attached to a board holding three AG-10 batteries two capacitors, and a resistor.Once you have the guts of the piano you can...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:08:12 PST
Small color change Christmas tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-color-changing-Christmas-tree/
Small color change Christmas tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/VJ0F/I2KBPZMZ/FK8VJ0FI2KBPZMZ.SMALL.jpg Matqux How can you make a color change Christmas tree? Please watch the video This idea shows how can You make a color change tree from glue. Tools You don't need too many thing for this small tree.You need:-a glue gun-a pair of scrissors-a blade-a calipers Materials You need: -glue-a RGB color ch...
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:29:08 PST
Spark-e - A Spark core + Touch OSC controlled Wall-e toy robot conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Spark-e-A-Spark-core-Touch-OSC-controlled-Wall-e-t/
Spark-e - A Spark core + Touch OSC controlled Wall-e toy robot conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/JT8F/I2I44EL7/FA8JT8FI2I44EL7.SMALL.jpg mattbrailsford When it comes to cute robots, the instructables robot being at the top of the list obviously, the second most famous has got to be Pixar's Wall-e. Who wouldn't want one of these little fellas scurrying around your home cleaning up your garbage for you? Well, whilst the real thing might not be availa...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:36:54 PST
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/DiddyBorg-The-Mini-6-wheeled-Raspberry-Pi-Robot/
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SMALL.jpg PiBorg DiddyBorg is our robust robot kit for the Raspberry Pi. He can be controlled via autonomous software, via a Bluetooth controller such as the PS3 or over Wifi through a keyboard. Check out this video of him rolling around!This Instructables is concerned with the building of the hardware. There is som...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 05:06:20 PST