Instructables: exploring - - music - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 12:27:16 PST BLOX v1.01 IPod Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/IPod-Speaker-1/
IPod Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/HP0Y/IVO7S28Y/FLEHP0YIVO7S28Y.SMALL.jpg icabod A couple of years ago I needed to come up with a Christmas present for my best friend. He loves music and guitars and the color red, so I combined all of the above and made a guitar amp themed iPod speaker for him. The box I built the box out of particle board for price, weight and ease of workin...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:00:59 PST
R.R.S.S. Raspberry pi Rave Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/RRSS-Raspberry-Pi-Rave-Sound-System/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:39:02 PST
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/AMPLFY-Mini-DIY-Portable-Speaker-Solar-Bluetooth-F/
Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/19R7/IVO4X4X0/FM419R7IVO4X4X0.SMALL.jpg Baclair Hello!Today, I am going to teach you how to build your very own portable AMPLFY mini Bluetooth speaker, which is unlike any other speaker sold on the market today. What makes this speaker so different? It features 2 x 200 mA 5v solar panels, 8 lithium-ion 18650 cells (20 Ah), a phone charger and a f...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 21:55:13 PST
DIY Modular Guitar Amp! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Modular-Guitar-Amp/
DIY Modular Guitar Amp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/V5KP/IVO4R8AA/FXLV5KPIVO4R8AA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/V5KP/IVO4R8AA/FXLV5KPIVO4R8AA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/V5KP/IVO4R8AA/FXLV5KPIVO4R8AA.SMALL.jpg Emiliano Valencia About the project:Since I was a kid, I've had a guitar, but I didn't have a decent amp, and most of the amps available are either too expensive or don't suit my needs properly. With this in mind, I decided to do what any maker would do, design and build my own guitar amp. I wanted a powerful amp tha...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 22:16:09 PST
Wooden Passive Amplifier for iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Passive-Amplifier-for-IPhone/
Wooden Passive Amplifier for iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/JP70/IVO51WBW/F27JP70IVO51WBW.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone! In this ible I'm going to show you how to make a cheap Passive Amplifier for your smartphone. It's a really easy project, it will took you almost 4 hours, and you need just a piece of plywood, a scrollsaw and different grane of sandpaper.P.S. I entered the "Amps & Speaker Contest" so if...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:25:16 PST
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Spectrum-Analyzer-on-a-10x10-RGB-LED-Matri/
Arduino Spectrum Analyzer on a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/P8TL/IVO3SRV4/F1RP8TLIVO3SRV4.SMALL.jpg FischiMc In this Instructables I am going to show you how to create a spectrum analyzer powered by an Arduino nano. A spectrum analyzer basically analyzes the intensity of different frequencies in a song. To display those values we are going to use a 10x10 RGB LED-Matrix. Every time one of the columns reache...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:48:02 PST
Audio Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Cabinet/
Audio Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/DAW5/IVO3HDAJ/F3XDAW5IVO3HDAJ.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I planned to build a record cabinet to house a new turntable I purchased. I wanted to use mostly recycled wood and scrap laying around the shop. Other than fabric this was more than achievable. Free material from craigslist was also useful for this project. Inspiration The project was partially...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:08:01 PST
Turntable Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Turntable-Restoration/
Turntable Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/3F7L/IVO3HCU4/FYH3F7LIVO3HCU4.SMALL.jpg djpolymath I picked up this turntable from an estate sale and I was assured it was in working order. I didn't find out until I arrived home that it wouldn't power on and the stylus had popped loose. It was still a good deal, but it needed work. After a little restoration I planned on putting it in my record ca...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 11:04:14 PST
Bungie Bass http://www.instructables.com/id/Bungie-Bass/
Bungie Bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/OJOA/IVO3C4GJ/F0AOJOAIVO3C4GJ.SMALL.jpg sensatroniclab We are Sensatronic Lab, here again with a simple yet amazing design of a DIY accessible instrument you can build and adapt. We design instruments with and for young people with multiple barriers to musical engagement. In the case of the bungie bass, it is a fantastic sensory tool combining both soun...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 05:25:32 PST
Rustic Resonance - the 360 Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Resonance-the-360-Speaker-System/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:06:22 PST
Neon Notes || A Simple Arduino Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Neon-Notes-a-Simple-Arduino-Instrument/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:20:44 PST
Robopunk Bluetooth Speaker Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Robopunk-Bluetooth-Speaker-Goggles/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 21:25:16 PST
The Arduino of Funk - a Student Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-of-Funk-a-Student-Project/
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:40:44 PST
Backpack Speaker Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Speaker-Hack/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:22:08 PST
Easy “Hide and Use” Electronic Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-hide-and-Use-Electronic-Keyboard/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 17:11:50 PDT
Automated MIDI Xylophone http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-MIDI-Xylophone/
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:04:12 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Boombox-Repurpose-Your-Old-Hi-Fi/
DIY Bluetooth Boombox - Repurpose your old Hi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/OFZA/IUSLZPVC/FALOFZAIUSLZPVC.SMALL.jpg diggoryrush For this project I will be making a bluetooth speaker using secondhand bookshelf speakers. I will go through the design process and all the different stages of construction, this will be a comprehensive guide to building a your very own Hi-Fi quality boombox. You will need:- A pair of bookshelf spe...
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 19:26:39 PDT
Solderless Music LED Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Solderless-Music-LED-Bottle/
Solderless Music LED Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG0/6BGA/IUORTNKG/FG06BGAIUORTNKG.SMALL.jpg MehtlliK The Solderess Music LED bottle is a music controlled light box that lights up when the BASS is around ohh yeah!!!now let's get the lighting started! yeeahhh! Materials for the light show! the materials are as follows:2 Tip 31 transistor8 LED'sAligator pinsheat shrink tubingTRS audio plug12V dc so...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:50:01 PDT
Add Bluetooth To A/V Receiver Amplifier Within 3 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-to-AV-Receiver-Amplifier-Within-3-Mi/
Add Bluetooth To A/V Receiver Amplifier Within 3 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/QAO1/IUOI68CV/FQ1QAO1IUOI68CV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/QAO1/IUOI68CV/FQ1QAO1IUOI68CV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/QAO1/IUOI68CV/FQ1QAO1IUOI68CV.SMALL.jpg Imran687 This is a very simple upgrade that you can do to any amplifier that does not have Bluetooth built in. In my case I will be adding Bluetooth to my Home A/V receiver amplifier. It only takes about 3 minutes and is completely removable should you decide to change your setup in the future. Parts list ...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:19:23 PDT
A Multi-Room Audio System (MRAS) using a Home Cinema that can be controlled via the network http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Multi-Room-Audio-System-MRAS-Using-a-Home-Cinema/
A Multi-Room Audio System (MRAS) using a Home Cinema that can be controlled via the network - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HRJ4/IUOI056I/F9ZHRJ4IUOI056I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HRJ4/IUOI056I/F9ZHRJ4IUOI056I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9Z/HRJ4/IUOI056I/F9ZHRJ4IUOI056I.SMALL.jpg poursal At home we have a wiring installation for speakers to be used by a multi-room audio system. A total of 5 wire pairs are available, with 3 of them going to the 3 bedrooms and the remaining two going to a room hosting the living area and dining table. All cables terminate to the entrance of the house ...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:44:11 PDT
DIY Awesome Desktop Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Awesome-Desktop-Speaker/
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:29:32 PDT
Mini USB MIDI-Controller MiniMidi http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-USB-MIDI-Controller-MiniMidi/
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:41:23 PDT
Music Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Suitcase/
Music Suitcase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/UV43/IUKF0067/FTUUV43IUKF0067.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/UV43/IUKF0067/FTUUV43IUKF0067.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/UV43/IUKF0067/FTUUV43IUKF0067.SMALL.jpg Bahnep Music SuitcaseWe wanted a opportunity to listen to our music without wasting much money with Bose or other expensive devices. We decided to built a individual setup. Portable, and netty. we prefer elegance and good music quality. There is no better way to realise this without a Suitcase. It consist...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:01:54 PDT
Arudino Harpsi-Gourd http://www.instructables.com/id/Arudino-Harpsi-Gourd/
Arudino Harpsi-Gourd - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/B174/IUKEUT1H/FXLB174IUKEUT1H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/B174/IUKEUT1H/FXLB174IUKEUT1H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/B174/IUKEUT1H/FXLB174IUKEUT1H.SMALL.jpg mflaga Build your own Harpsi-Gourd to play just like Lurch of the Addams Family, trading the over-rated touch sensitive banana for the season appropriate Pumpkins, that generate musical notes. This Harpsi-Gourd was built to be exhibited at our local "How-to Halloween" expo. The size of the actual panel was...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:59:52 PDT
Midi-Dot http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Dot/
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:54:28 PDT
Guitar Picks Case - Made From an Old CD Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Picks-Case-Made-From-an-Old-CD-Case/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:07:39 PDT
Playing Minor Pentatonic Scale on Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Minor-Pentatonic-Scale-on-Guitar/
Playing Minor Pentatonic Scale on Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/TLZV/IUCTVAK0/FDYTLZVIUCTVAK0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/TLZV/IUCTVAK0/FDYTLZVIUCTVAK0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/TLZV/IUCTVAK0/FDYTLZVIUCTVAK0.SMALL.jpg BrendanK17 For this tutorial I am going to teach you how to play the basic Minor Pentatonic Scale, which is good for blues and other minor sounding music compositions.You can play this scale anywhere on the guitars neck to just pick a starting fret and follow along! Low E String On the low E string you play...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:54:13 PDT
Arduino RGB LED & Piezo Music Sync http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RGB-LED-Piezo-Music-Sync/
Arduino RGB LED & Piezo Music Sync - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/HQPX/IU9UP33U/FPOHQPXIU9UP33U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/HQPX/IU9UP33U/FPOHQPXIU9UP33U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/HQPX/IU9UP33U/FPOHQPXIU9UP33U.SMALL.jpg Makeademic Have you ever wanted to get the timing of the color of an RGB LED to sync with your piezo notes? If so, this is the Instructable for you! This project was designed by Rachelle Tan and Emily Brooks as part of the Physical Computing and Fabrication course at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute 201...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:31:22 PDT
Making an Affordable, Easy Kora http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Affordable-Easy-Kora/
Making an Affordable, Easy Kora - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/8VFE/IU8ZR68M/FXG8VFEIU8ZR68M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/8VFE/IU8ZR68M/FXG8VFEIU8ZR68M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/8VFE/IU8ZR68M/FXG8VFEIU8ZR68M.SMALL.jpg fonsdavid If you're not all too interested in the motivation for this project you can just skip this part.I go to an IB school and as part of our curriculum we have to do a Personal Project. Since I am really into music and am looking at doing something with it as a carrier choice, I wanted my Personal Projec...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 17:02:19 PDT
Easy to build recording booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Build-Recording-Booth/
Easy to build recording booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/1M2C/ITW4GBD4/FQ91M2CITW4GBD4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/1M2C/ITW4GBD4/FQ91M2CITW4GBD4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/1M2C/ITW4GBD4/FQ91M2CITW4GBD4.SMALL.jpg jeffreyholden The materials needed for this project are:1 Shipping Pallet2 Sheet of plywood (Size may vary depending on size of shipping pallet)3 Compression Material & Compression Curtain (Size may vary depending on the space your building in)4 Double sided tape5 Drywall Screws and Small Ceiling Hooks6 Measuring...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:31:52 PDT
How to Halloween skull and bones http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Halloween-Skull-and-Bones/
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 05:42:33 PDT
Sheet music page turner http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Music-Page-Turner/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 06:06:36 PDT
Making a Cajon http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cajon/
Making a Cajon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/0LL4/ISCBJROA/F000LL4ISCBJROA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/0LL4/ISCBJROA/F000LL4ISCBJROA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/0LL4/ISCBJROA/F000LL4ISCBJROA.SMALL.jpg a Dutch Maker Hi there! in this instructable, I will explain you how I and a friend made a Cajon. You can also watch my YouTube video, which you can watch above, or here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7ffnKyZ_1cFor those who don't know: a Cajon is a drumming instrument from South America. 'Cajon' is the Spanish...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2016 08:23:07 PDT
VOICE BOX: MIDI SYNT CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/VOICE-BOX-MIDI-SYNT-CONTROLLER/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 10:01:05 PDT
LED bass http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Basss/
LED bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/LMEA/IT0F8E20/F89LMEAIT0F8E20.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/LMEA/IT0F8E20/F89LMEAIT0F8E20.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/LMEA/IT0F8E20/F89LMEAIT0F8E20.SMALL.jpg BreakingTheExpectations Here we are again with another new project. We are going to put some blue leds on our bass. We could turn them on and off with a switch in the rear of the bass besides the 9 Volts battery that will provide the necessary charge. Is a very easy proyect with a very impressive result for a night conce...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:18:28 PDT
Arduino Theremin Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Theremin-Box/
Arduino Theremin Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/7MXJ/ITHR3LG9/FG37MXJITHR3LG9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/7MXJ/ITHR3LG9/FG37MXJITHR3LG9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/7MXJ/ITHR3LG9/FG37MXJITHR3LG9.SMALL.jpg tomasdecamino En este instructable se muestro como construir una especie de Theremin, utilizando el sensor de gestos de SparkFun, que puede detectar movimientos de la mano en el eje X y Z. Se construye utilizando un Arduino, y solamente porque se ve cool, le agregarmos un VU meter que encontré en una máquina de ...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:53:03 PDT
Solar Powered Radio with Bluetooth + MP3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Radio-With-Bluetooth-MP3/
Solar Powered Radio with Bluetooth + MP3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MJMI/ITCHGGDD/FNHMJMIITCHGGDD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MJMI/ITCHGGDD/FNHMJMIITCHGGDD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/MJMI/ITCHGGDD/FNHMJMIITCHGGDD.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 The objective for this project was to create something useful from odds and ends around the house. Through this project I found new use for some leftover wood flooring, salvaged pc speakers, and also some ni-cad rechargeable AA batteries. I did have to order the Radio Module and solar cells which co...
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:34:09 PDT
Animatronic Talking Takeout Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Talking-Takeout-Container/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 13:46:25 PST
Clarinet Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Clarinet-Lamp/
Clarinet Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/Q3AJ/ITAODEH0/FXVQ3AJITAODEH0.SMALL.jpg jillls101 A clarinet lamp is a nice touch for any musician's room.In this instructable I will walk you though the process of creating a functioning lamp out of a clarinet.Warning! Improper wiring of your lamp could lead to an electrical fire. Be very careful when performing these steps. Gathering Materials ...
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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:03:35 PDT
Musical Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Sneakers/
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 13:33:11 PDT
Cardboard Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Piano/
Cardboard Piano - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/TD1Q/ISYZVI7Z/FLFTD1QISYZVI7Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/TD1Q/ISYZVI7Z/FLFTD1QISYZVI7Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/TD1Q/ISYZVI7Z/FLFTD1QISYZVI7Z.SMALL.jpg sw4p Yes it's a piano made out of complete cardboard. It is a very simple way of making a musical instrument using only cardboard. And it's modular* too, awesome right?Cardboard piano is made up of two main parts, a physical cardboard keyboard and computer i.e. processing sketch running in the computer. ...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 14:15:17 PDT
How to Re-string a Classical Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Re-string-a-Classical-Guitar/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 19:57:47 PDT
Bajo LED http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bass/
Bajo LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/C9N1/ISX124NA/F1OC9N1ISX124NA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/C9N1/ISX124NA/F1OC9N1ISX124NA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/C9N1/ISX124NA/F1OC9N1ISX124NA.SMALL.jpg BreakingTheExpectations Aquí estamos otra vez con otro nuevo proyecto, vamos a ponerle unas luces led azules a nuestro bajo. Podremos encenderlas con un interruptor que irá por detrás además de la batería de 9 V que proporcionará la carga. Es un proyecto bastante fácil y con un resultado bastante chulo para un concierto de...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 03:58:31 PDT
Foxonix Joke Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Foxonix-Joke-Box/
Foxonix Joke Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/WZNT/IST1NTX6/FWMWZNTIST1NTX6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/WZNT/IST1NTX6/FWMWZNTIST1NTX6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/WZNT/IST1NTX6/FWMWZNTIST1NTX6.SMALL.jpg 6opNc In this Instructable we are going to explore some of the features of Foxonix Development Board used for adding the speech, music and other sounds to your projects. In this example I decided to make a Joke Box out of several knock knock jokes that I edited from gradualreport video. Parts and Softw...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 13:41:40 PDT
Replacing a Jazz Bass Neck http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Jazz-Bass-Neck/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 19:03:06 PDT
Convertible Amp-Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Convertible-Amp-Box/
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Mon, 5 Sep 2016 07:41:09 PDT
Mixer Estéreo 4 Canales http://www.instructables.com/id/Mixer-Estéreo-4-Canales/
Mixer Estéreo 4 Canales - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SMALL.jpg tomasdecamino Este es un mixer sencillo pasivo de cuatro canales. No soy experto en electrónica, y el diseño del circuito está basado inicialmente en este mixer pasivo, el cual extendí para hacer estéreo y con una perilla de paneo. Cualquier sugerencia para mejorarlo es bienvenida.En el video se muestra en uso....
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 07:53:06 PDT
The Best Bluetooth for your Boat (v0.1) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Best-Bluetooth-for-Your-Boat-v01/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 22:11:36 PDT
Wirework Music for the Ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Wirework-Music-for-the-Ears/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:26:47 PDT
Universal sound reactive lights for drums / guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Sound-Reactive-Lights-for-Drums-Guitar/
Universal sound reactive lights for drums / guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/0YJ9/IRXTLKKA/FDM0YJ9IRXTLKKA.SMALL.gif Uzful_Lab I've been looking for a way to improve my band's presence on stage for a long time until I figured out the best way is yet again, the DIY way.I aimed to create a compact, versatile and reliable system that would allow to turn any instrument into a sound reactive light device. That was not easy, and ...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 09:15:58 PDT