Instructables: exploring - - makezine http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:45:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to make a homemade pocket knife sharpener #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pocket-knife-sharpener-2/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 07:44:06 PDT
How to make a metal lathe knob turner http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-lathe-knob-turner/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 17:00:32 PST
How to make a metal lathe tap and die Jig http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-lathe-tap-and-die-Jig/
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 10:31:14 PST
Make a Project Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Project-Book/
Make a Project Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/QNR2/GHTLUGFI/FKYQNR2GHTLUGFI.SMALL.jpg Spaceman Spiff This is something every DIYer will love.  It's very easy to make, very cheap, and extremely useful.  After discovering Kaptinscarlet's great ible on binding books I began turning many of my e-books into hard copy's.  After finding out about the Maker's Notebook I decided to do it myself and save twe...
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Sat, 18 Dec 2010 08:10:47 PST
The Process of Building a Cigar Box Guitar Amp - Little Gem or The $5 Crackerbox Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Process-of-Building-a-Cigar-Box-Guitar-Amp-L/
The Process of Building a Cigar Box Guitar Amp - Little Gem or The $5 Crackerbox Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/WLQU/GCX4UFR6/F73WLQUGCX4UFR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/WLQU/GCX4UFR6/F73WLQUGCX4UFR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/WLQU/GCX4UFR6/F73WLQUGCX4UFR6.SMALL.jpg tech-tut I have been an electronics hobbiest for several years, and there is something special about making musical toys. The most fun that I have is making Cigar Box Amps to sell locally, on Etsy.com, and sometimes eBay. I also run a website, tech-tut.com, that I try my best to describe what I'm doing and b...
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Mon, 16 Aug 2010 16:59:32 PDT
Bendable LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Bendable-LED-Flashlight/
Bendable LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WWMD/FPQLEI2J/FWDWWMDFPQLEI2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WWMD/FPQLEI2J/FWDWWMDFPQLEI2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WWMD/FPQLEI2J/FWDWWMDFPQLEI2J.SMALL.jpg amakerguy This is a easy LED flashlight that is made out of a USB LED light and is flexible so you can put it in spaces that regular flashlights don't fit you can even bend the bottom half so that it can stand up and you will not have to hold it. Now lets stop yappin' and start building! Stuff you need To ...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2009 12:26:03 PST
The Bytelight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bytelight/
The Bytelight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/WWMC/FPWWW87Q/FXGWWMCFPWWW87Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/WWMC/FPWWW87Q/FXGWWMCFPWWW87Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/WWMC/FPWWW87Q/FXGWWMCFPWWW87Q.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Make a high-tech mood light from a flourescent lamp and a bunch of old memory chips.Thanks go to Ross Orr for the original article inMAKE MAGAZINE Volume 09 What You Need... 1. Some old memory chips. However many you use will determine the size of the Bytelight you build. I used 3 rows of 21, 2...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2009 08:02:13 PST
Blood Spurting Knife Wound http://www.instructables.com/id/Blood-Spurting-Knife-Wound/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 05:57:19 PDT
How to Make Vortex Cannons http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Vortex-Cannons/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2008 07:39:58 PDT
Cop Car Camcorder Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Cop-Car-Camcorder-Mount/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2008 06:09:12 PDT
Transistor Radio Hack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Radio-Hack/
Transistor Radio Hack! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/ZK4O/FJAI344D/FDDZK4OFJAI344D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/ZK4O/FJAI344D/FDDZK4OFJAI344D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/ZK4O/FJAI344D/FDDZK4OFJAI344D.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Take an old AM/FM transistor radio and make a quick modification so it picks up Air Traffic Control, Air Shows and other Civil Aviation Band transmissions. Amazing! Thanks to Cy Tymony for the Make Magazine article. See the Test Results in the video. Get Started The only thing you need for this ...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2008 13:24:40 PDT
Telekinetic Pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Telekinetic-Pen/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2008 06:03:16 PDT
Fireball Shooter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireball-Shooter/
Fireball Shooter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DC05/FE379D9R/FVMDC05FE379D9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DC05/FE379D9R/FVMDC05FE379D9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/DC05/FE379D9R/FVMDC05FE379D9R.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Make a flaming fireball shooter just like magicians use. Save $$ and MAKE your own! Awesome pyrotechnics effect! Safe to use indoors and out! What You Need... 1. 3/8-1/2" aluminum or copper rod. I used aluminum and got it at Home Depot. Cut to 3"2. 1/4 X 28 nut - I had one in my parts bin3. 1/2"...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2008 09:41:23 PDT
How to make a knife sharpener http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-knife-sharpener/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/HE5U/FDWI2H0P/FP0HE5UFDWI2H0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/HE5U/FDWI2H0P/FP0HE5UFDWI2H0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/HE5U/FDWI2H0P/FP0HE5UFDWI2H0P.SMALL.jpg coolbeansbaby68 I could never sharpen a knife worth a beans so this is my first attempt of making my own. It works pretty good. I have plans of making another one .
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Sun, 16 Mar 2008 21:54:11 PDT
Phaser Blasted Alarm Clock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Phaser-Blasted-Alarm-Clock/
Phaser Blasted Alarm Clock! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/8NHF/FDUEVW4X/FL38NHFFDUEVW4X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/8NHF/FDUEVW4X/FL38NHFFDUEVW4X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/8NHF/FDUEVW4X/FL38NHFFDUEVW4X.SMALL.jpg Kipkay Tired of waking up to that annoying alarm clock that just won't stop? Silence it with this modified classic Sega Light Phaser. "Make my day!" This is a modified version of the Gun Operated Alarm Clock found in MAKE Volume 8 What you need... 1. Sega Light Phaser. I picked mine up on Ebay for $20....
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Sat, 15 Mar 2008 12:09:42 PDT
Soda Bottle Water Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Bottle-Water-Rocket/
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Fri, 10 Aug 2007 23:39:17 PDT
Microreader Kit and Beyond http://www.instructables.com/id/Microreader-Kit-and-Beyond/
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Mon, 11 Jun 2007 20:02:28 PDT
Homemade water sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-water-sprinkler/
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Sat, 9 Jun 2007 22:48:24 PDT
Handbound Book http://www.instructables.com/id/Handbound-Book/
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Tue, 26 Sep 2006 08:52:18 PDT