Instructables: exploring - - fun - toy - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 12:37:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Talking Hamster Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Hamster-Hack/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:20:15 PST
Laser Sighted Marshmallow Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Sighted-Marshmallow-Shooter/
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By: The Porsche Fan

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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 18:14:37 PDT
Custom RC Car LED Underlights http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Car-LED-Underlights/
Custom RC Car LED Underlights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/3X68/IUOI6ZF2/F9U3X68IUOI6ZF2.SMALL.jpg j_wolpe Introduction:In this project, we modded an RC car. We gave the car very fast and furious-esque under lights. The effect is greatly enhanced if it's used in a dark room or at night. This project requires some soldering skills and very little but some knowledge of Arduino. You might not have all of th...
By: j_wolpe

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:55:58 PDT
Portable Chess Board Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Chess-Board-Game/
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Sun, 9 Oct 2016 00:27:58 PDT
Bobblehead Jitter Zombie http://www.instructables.com/id/Bobblehead-Jitter-Zombie/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:26:15 PDT
Jitter Zombie http://www.instructables.com/id/Jitter-Zombie/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:50:53 PDT
Cardboard Mechanical Wave Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Mechanical-Wave-Toy/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 08:49:23 PDT
3D Printed Brain Teaser Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Brain-Teaser-Puzzle/
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:10:09 PDT
Water Bottle Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Bottle-Popper/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 18:09:22 PDT
Cat Toys and Treats Gift Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Toys-and-Treats-Gift-Set/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 11:59:48 PDT
Hangman - 3D and interactive http://www.instructables.com/id/Hangman-3D-and-Interactive/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 22:33:05 PDT
Motorized Flying Propeller http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Flying-Propeller/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 19:06:51 PDT
DJ S.M.I.L.E/ Epic mobile speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DJ-SMILE-Epic-Mobile-Speaker/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 21:19:23 PDT
360 Degree Looking Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/360-Degree-Looking-Crane/
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:11:30 PDT
Shoe Box Spaceship http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Box-Spaceship/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:15:22 PDT
Easy Non-Toxic Play Dough http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Non-Toxic-Play-Dough/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 06:36:36 PST
DART OUT OF MATCHES http://www.instructables.com/id/DART-OUT-OF-MATCHES/
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By: DIY ZE

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:57:50 PST
Basketball shooting game http://www.instructables.com/id/Basketball-Shooting-Game/
Basketball shooting game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/M0RD/IJ34Z09T/FK1M0RDIJ34Z09T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/M0RD/IJ34Z09T/FK1M0RDIJ34Z09T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/M0RD/IJ34Z09T/FK1M0RDIJ34Z09T.SMALL.jpg nilsbinnemans Hi there, basketball enthusiastEach new year's eve we gather with some friend at someone's place. We decided on buying presents which would not cost more than €5 and would be suitable for both men and women.Being 'the creative one' I was requested to make a game that would decide who could pick a ra...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:44:52 PST
Fun Flowerpot Parrot Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Flowerpot-Parrot-Feeder/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 19:43:13 PST
PVC Revolver Marshmallow Gun Blowgun DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Revolver-Marshmallow-Gun-Blowgun-DIY/
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By: SpecificLove

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Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:44:47 PST
A Cheap Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Cheap-Laser-Tag/
A Cheap Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/4FPT/IFZQTRFP/FFD4FPTIFZQTRFP.SMALL.jpg happy,happy Christmas Holiday is one of the most awaited holidays in theyear. We have loads of DIY projects on internet which you can make during Christmas holidays So inspired by one such project of MAKE magazine I decided to build a simple circuit for a laser tag game There are at present loads of projects o...
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 06:58:54 PDT
Epic Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Wooden-Sword/
Epic Wooden Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/DJJD/IFYBC0NR/F4ODJJDIFYBC0NR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/DJJD/IFYBC0NR/F4ODJJDIFYBC0NR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/DJJD/IFYBC0NR/F4ODJJDIFYBC0NR.SMALL.jpg Dzefri In this tutorial I am going to show you how to make epic wooden sword. Template Print and cut template. Draw Template On Wood Cut Wood Glue Parts Done Hope you like it. :-D
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 15:22:12 PDT
Super Cute Crochet Octopus http://www.instructables.com/id/Crochet-super-cute-Octopus/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 07:59:50 PDT
Minecraft Wooden Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Wooden-Sword/
Minecraft Wooden Sword - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O9SP/IFVC6K1V/FJNO9SPIFVC6K1V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O9SP/IFVC6K1V/FJNO9SPIFVC6K1V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/O9SP/IFVC6K1V/FJNO9SPIFVC6K1V.SMALL.jpg Dzefri In this tutorial I am going to show you how to make sword from Minecraft. Print Template Glue Template To Wood Cut Wood Details I used ruler and screwdriver. Painting Finishing Touches Done Hope you like it :-D
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 04:55:05 PDT
30 second top http://www.instructables.com/id/30-second-top/
30 second top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/GJGK/IFJYVDFQ/F8RGJGKIFJYVDFQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/GJGK/IFJYVDFQ/F8RGJGKIFJYVDFQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/GJGK/IFJYVDFQ/F8RGJGKIFJYVDFQ.SMALL.jpg ZekeF This is my instructable on making a cheap top from items around the my house. In case the title seems misleading, I'll go ahead and make it clear that it takes longer than 30 seconds to make, but rather has a spin time of around 30 seconds. Materials For this project you will need:1) Some note ...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 19:59:56 PDT
Biplane shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Biplane-shelf/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 01:46:17 PDT
How to Use a 3D Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-3D-Pen/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:56:45 PDT
Ping Pong Ball Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-Ball-Launcher/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 09:20:54 PDT
3D Print your own Scrabble Set http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-your-own-Scrabble-Set/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:09:59 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
3D Printed BATON - 100% 3D Printed - Prints in ONE PRINT - ALREADY ASSEMBLED - SINGLE EXTRUDER - NO SUPPORTS http://www.instructables.com/id/100-3D-Printed-Baton-LIGHTSABER-Prints-in-ONE-PRIN/
3D Printed BATON - 100% 3D Printed - Prints in ONE PRINT - ALREADY ASSEMBLED - SINGLE EXTRUDER - NO SUPPORTS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/7N1S/IAG0FR2O/FAS7N1SIAG0FR2O.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly THIS BATON WILL PRINT IN ONE PRINT, WITH A SINGLE EXTRUDER, AND WITH NO SUPPORTS OR RAFT... MOST PRINTERS WILL BE ABLE TO PRINT IT PRETTY EASILYHere is a video of me explaining the Baton: OVERVIEW:This is a baton that I designed after gaining inspiration from a previous part that I designed for my...
By: JJPowelly

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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 03:57:25 PDT
How to make a Rubber Band Gun with Popsicle Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Rubber-Band-Gun-with-Popsicle-Sticks/
How to make a Rubber Band Gun with Popsicle Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/1CWI/I9YBLA6D/FKQ1CWII9YBLA6D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/1CWI/I9YBLA6D/FKQ1CWII9YBLA6D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/1CWI/I9YBLA6D/FKQ1CWII9YBLA6D.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove Today I wanted to show you how to make a Simple Popsicle Stick Rubber Band Gun with a Trigger. -(WATCH VIDEO)- This cool gun holds 2 rubber bands, one on top and one on bottom. It is easy to load and fun to shoot.These are the items needed:- 3 regular popsicle sticks (craft sticks)- 2 jumbo popsicle...
By: SpecificLove

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Thu, 21 May 2015 09:14:18 PDT
Quick And Easy Rubber Band Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-And-Easy-Rubber-Band-Ball/
Quick And Easy Rubber Band Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/L1TQ/I9FGW0BL/FV8L1TQI9FGW0BL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/L1TQ/I9FGW0BL/FV8L1TQI9FGW0BL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/L1TQ/I9FGW0BL/FV8L1TQI9FGW0BL.SMALL.jpg TheCarrotKing Stuck in the office? Are your boredom levels off the charts?Have 10 minutes to kill until quitting time?Let's ramp up the fun level and make the day seem shorter with this super fun bouncy ball. Excuse me, I believe you have my stapler. Between 30 or 40 rubber bands should be enough. Size doesn'...
By: TheCarrotKing

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Fri, 8 May 2015 21:23:34 PDT
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Mud-Fun-aka-water-interaction-play-table/
Kids Mud Fun aka water interaction play table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F72/O36X/I8EBITFK/F72O36XI8EBITFK.SMALL.jpg Ryan MacKenzie Kids loveto play with water, even better when they add a few little handfuls of sand. The idea of this table is to give the little ones a place to play with water get messy and have fun. The project is inspired by my wife and easy made in an afternoon with the whole family. Collect the materials ...
By: Ryan MacKenzie

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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 03:14:53 PDT
Ultimate boredom toy, or for just whenever http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-boredom-toy-or-for-just-whenever/
Ultimate boredom toy, or for just whenever - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/F6H5/I5GNAPL8/FLSF6H5I5GNAPL8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/F6H5/I5GNAPL8/FLSF6H5I5GNAPL8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/F6H5/I5GNAPL8/FLSF6H5I5GNAPL8.SMALL.jpg Marvellous me This a fun little toy is very; cheap, easy to make, and inexpensive. I have played with it for countless hours, and haven't gotten bored of it yet. I also have friends who love it as well, one friend has bought one from me already.By the way this is my first instructable so bare with me.What you nee...
By: Marvellous me

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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:27:10 PST
Rubber Band Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Helicopter-1/
Rubber Band Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/55ZM/I4YTNE12/FBT55ZMI4YTNE12.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/55ZM/I4YTNE12/FBT55ZMI4YTNE12.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/55ZM/I4YTNE12/FBT55ZMI4YTNE12.SMALL.jpg firefightermeyer This is a rubber band helicopter that is less demanding on supplies. It flies around 20 feet up in the air! All you need is:- 1 Rubber band- A long can of soda or tea- 1 BIC pen- Tape- Paperclip*Beware* We will be cutting up this can. It will be sharp!------------------------------------------------...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:19:34 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SMALL.jpg Afritlabs What is an IcosaLEDron? It's a programmable, rechargeable 20 sided "ball" with a RGB LED on each face. Inside is a custom PCB equipped with the Atmega328p that is Arduino compatible allowing for easy programming of different effects. With twenty WS2812B LEDs (also known as Neopixels) positioned equa...
By: Afritlabs

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
Laser Pointer Fun http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-Fun/
Laser Pointer Fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0E5B/I49RQC40/F7V0E5BI49RQC40.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0E5B/I49RQC40/F7V0E5BI49RQC40.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/0E5B/I49RQC40/F7V0E5BI49RQC40.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Our dog has tons of energy and always wants to play. However, play time can be exhausting to the humans of the house. We found out a few months ago that the dog loves to play ‘chase the red dot.’ Boredom leads to creativity, so we attached a laser pointer to her head with a bandana and small pie...
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:56:40 PST
Paperclip darts http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperclip-darts-1/
Paperclip darts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/KL2G/I3VHJKQ9/FM2KL2GI3VHJKQ9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/KL2G/I3VHJKQ9/FM2KL2GI3VHJKQ9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/KL2G/I3VHJKQ9/FM2KL2GI3VHJKQ9.SMALL.jpg Dark1lives A buddy and I were bored and had some office supplies, figured we would have some fun. Keep in mind, these darts are sharp and should be treated like regular darts. supplies supplies are pretty straight forward, although some aren't needed unless you want more leverage for bending the paper clips...
By: Dark1lives

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:51:17 PST
Making Miss Munny http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Miss-Munny/
Making Miss Munny - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/8NLO/I2AIJTCQ/F1L8NLOI2AIJTCQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/8NLO/I2AIJTCQ/F1L8NLOI2AIJTCQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/8NLO/I2AIJTCQ/F1L8NLOI2AIJTCQ.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty This model's actually been finished for quite a while, but I've not had the time to post this until now.But anyway, again it's a character I've created from the "Better Tomorrow" universe, and we're gonna be using more scraps to make this one. What you'll need To make this model, you'll need:-A c...
By: Fennecetty

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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 06:28:57 PST
Stingray Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Stingray-Paper-Airplane/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:36:59 PDT
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Catapult-for-Kids-with-Clothespins/
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a Catapult for Kids (WATCH VIDEO)This is an easy to make catapult for kids using two clothespins, two craft sticks and some glue. It can launch small objects up to 40 feet if aimed correctly. This makes a great addition to a child's fighting scenes between his toys. Have fun and be caref...
By: SpecificLove

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:37 PDT
Making the Rocketeer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Rocketeer/
Making the Rocketeer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/SMMV/HZ13GUH1/F60SMMVHZ13GUH1.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty This instructable is fairly similar to my last one, in terms of it being from the same "Better Tomorrow" universe, and being made from scrap parts.However, I thought it'd be nice to post another one of these, so here it is.I also missed out a couple of photos near the end again, so I apologise. Wh...
By: Fennecetty

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:53:16 PDT
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Rainbow-LED-Driver-An-Alternative-NOT-done-wit/
555 RGB Rainbow LED Driver (NOT using a 4029) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/RYOQ/HYZX8683/FCDRYOQHYZX8683.SMALL.gif A_Teacher | A_Teacher |Ok, so as far as I can tell, this is a unique brand NEW design.Calling all Space Cadets: As a way of motivating folks to make the project, I am currently giving away a 3 month Instructables Pro Membership to the first person that makes it (on a PCB) and posts their photographs by clic...
By: A_Teacher

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 04:48:27 PDT
Making the Ladybird http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Ladybird/
Making the Ladybird - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty In this tutorial I'll be showing you how I made the Ladybird, from the universe "Better Tomorrow".I apologise for the lack of photos, but I guess I got ahead of myself and forgot to take pictures during the process. What you'll need I don't have any pictures for this as I feel like it helps peopl...
By: Fennecetty

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:03:52 PDT
Foam Plate Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Plate-Glider/
Foam Plate Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NSJR/HXIK9F1C/F9ANSJRHXIK9F1C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NSJR/HXIK9F1C/F9ANSJRHXIK9F1C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/NSJR/HXIK9F1C/F9ANSJRHXIK9F1C.SMALL.jpg blakehansen99 I've always experimented with simple foam gliders made out of household materials, but I've never had as much success as I did with these fun little gliders made from foam picnic plates. With just a few easily-accessible materials that you probably already have around the house, you can make several...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:47:37 PDT
An old fashioned bogie kart http://www.instructables.com/id/An-old-fasioned-bogie-cart/
An old fashioned bogie kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/26JS/HV9HWSSB/F5126JSHV9HWSSB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/26JS/HV9HWSSB/F5126JSHV9HWSSB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/26JS/HV9HWSSB/F5126JSHV9HWSSB.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR Kids bikes are becoming so cheap, and once your kids used and abused it, there is very little use for another child, so what can you do with it.????The answer is simple you buy another in exactly the same condition, strip them both down for the wheels and make a Bogie (go kart). This not only gives ...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 12:38:16 PDT
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Knex-Easter-Egg-Basket/
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer It's Easter again! This is one of the most rushed and excited mornings you can remember having in a long time. The kids are anxiously running back and forth throughout the house, eagerly awaiting the family departure to the nearest Easter Egg Hunt grounds. So far, everything is going as planned-unt...
By: nerfrocketeer

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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 14:22:34 PDT
Brass Bolt Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Brass-Bolt-Puzzle/
Brass Bolt Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/DRI3/HRWN9JDL/FZ5DRI3HRWN9JDL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/DRI3/HRWN9JDL/FZ5DRI3HRWN9JDL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/DRI3/HRWN9JDL/FZ5DRI3HRWN9JDL.SMALL.jpg pitty This puzzle you can either 3D print or make using some M16 & M8 Brass nuts and bolts. The origional idea for this puzzle is based on a puzzle from "homemade puzzles" http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bruce.viney/Bolt%20P...   3D files are available at Thingiverse or GrabCad How it works The ...
By: pitty

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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 17:49:59 PST
Fish Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Puzzle/
Fish Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE8/U6QI/HQOAIQLE/FE8U6QIHQOAIQLE.SMALL.jpg brandon1022bb I created a puzzle that fits inside an altoid container. The puzzle contains 63 pieces and has the design of a fish drawn in autocad on its face. Materials What you will need: - laser cutter - 3mm Baltic Birch Plywood - Altoids Container Files and Laser Printing The Drawing files are attache...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 07:03:35 PST