Instructables: exploring - - printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:21:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 3D Printed Underwater Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Underwater-Camera/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 19:17:11 PDT
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-flare-filter-with-3D-printed-parts/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 06:21:14 PDT
Laser Cut Printing Plates http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Printing-Plates/
Laser Cut Printing Plates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HC4O/HUYBGDRK/FPJHC4OHUYBGDRK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HC4O/HUYBGDRK/FPJHC4OHUYBGDRK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HC4O/HUYBGDRK/FPJHC4OHUYBGDRK.SMALL.jpg rasterweb If you've got access to a laser cutter you can easily cut out plates to use for printing with ink, like in the olden days!This technique works best for simple/bold designs, and not as well for intricate/complex designs.Of course you could etch your printing plate with the laser, but that takes a lot...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 11:20:40 PDT
My 100% DIY Wedding Build http://www.instructables.com/id/My-100-DIY-Wedding-Build/
My 100% DIY Wedding Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/4JWN/HUY47JGT/FUQ4JWNHUY47JGT.SMALL.jpg eternalblisked I thought it might be a good idea to upload my complete design package I did for a recent wedding as it was all 100% designed from top to bottom by myself DIY.I can't unfortunately give that many steps as it was all done using my design skills and photoshop but I can go into better detail and explan...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 09:31:40 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-PWM-generator-and-Servo-tester/
Attiny25/45/85 PWM generator and Servo tester! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/6DC1/HTZULNS7/FMG6DC1HTZULNS7.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a PWM generator with a Attiny processor. It is very easy to build and a nice project for starters as also for professionals. You will need some electronic knowledge and some knowledge about Arduino. It wont be to hard, because i already wrote a ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:51:47 PDT
3D Printing Photographs - using 3DS MAX http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Photographs-using-3DS-MAX/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 12:29:02 PDT
Arduino Model Rocket Launcher for 3D Printed Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Model-Rocket-Launcher-for-3D-Printed-Rocke/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:55:12 PDT
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Panning-Time-lapse-Mount-from-and-egg-t/
3D Printed Panning Time-lapse Mount (from an egg timer!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/VI7H/HSM53SYV/FBHVI7HHSM53SYV.SMALL.jpg Major Peel Here is my time-lapse panning device/mount built from an egg timer! With this you'll be able to create time-lapse videos where the camera pans throughout the duration of the video. First of all, I'm aware this isn't a new idea and that there are a few instructables which already show how to buil...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:14:31 PDT
Bleach Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Bleach-Printing/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:34:33 PST
3D Printed Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ornament/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 13:51:02 PST
Introduction to 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-1/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 08:48:05 PDT
Calendar Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Calendar-Blocks/
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 14:38:02 PST
Easy Shibori Print with Inkodye http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Shibori-Print-with-Inkodye/
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 09:33:08 PST
GoPro RC Car Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-RC-Car-Mount/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 15:58:56 PST
Cheap Way To Make A 3D Ring: Use Shrink Plastic! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Way-To-Make-A-3D-Ring-Use-Shrink-Plastic/
Cheap Way To Make A 3D Ring: Use Shrink Plastic! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/YKYF/HN81YTAN/F76YKYFHN81YTAN.SMALL.jpg lanaredstudio Also want to create those fun 3d rings, but don't have the funds or materials? Just use shrink plastic and use your own design. 1. Print the free printable stencil. And cut out the ring out of cardboard like in image 1. 2. Design a shape that you want on top of your ring and cut that out of card...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:40:42 PDT
3D Printed Jack O' Lantern USB Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-O-Lantern-USB-Stick/
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 06:22:37 PDT
Fabric Printing with Polymer Clay! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fabric-Printing-with-Polymer-Clay/
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 16:34:55 PDT
How to Restore, Improve, and Digitize an old microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Restore-Improve-and-Digitize-an-old-microsc/
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 20:30:34 PDT
EASY Kinect 3D Scanner! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Kinect-3D-Scanner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/E2HE/HD4VPD1K/FUXE2HEHD4VPD1K.SMALL.jpg toddie123 Hey Instructables community!  In this instructable I will instruct you how to make a DIY 3d scanner using an XBOX-360 Kinect! This instructable is very easy as long as you are patient and follow my instructions in the video. Also, I explain how to correct and fix your image for a nice clean print o...
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 15:25:59 PST
Marble Money / Paper Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Marble-Money-Paper-Clip/
Marble Money / Paper Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/O17T/HL5FJDUZ/FN6O17THL5FJDUZ.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk I wasn't intending on entering the money clip contest, but as I was looking through all the current entries I found that all (bar a couple) seemed to be of a traditional design - using pressure from the 'bend' to hold the money in place. That inspired me to try and enter with a different method... ...
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 13:29:37 PDT
Creating Large Format Rubber Stamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Large-Format-Rubber-Stamps/
Creating Large Format Rubber Stamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/I75P/HKVLM3X6/FXJI75PHKVLM3X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/I75P/HKVLM3X6/FXJI75PHKVLM3X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/I75P/HKVLM3X6/FXJI75PHKVLM3X6.SMALL.jpg Mindmapper1 A local artist approached me to see if I could produce some rubber stamps so that she could mark her limited edition prints. However when one works with artists and you get talking ideas start to flow so we moved on to produce some large format laser engraved stamps of line drawings. This Instructab...
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Thu, 29 Aug 2013 02:38:02 PDT
How to Build a Fort Using 3d Printed Fort Loops http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Fort-Using-3d-Printed-Fort-Loops/
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 08:48:23 PDT
Design Papercrafts with CAD software http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Papercrafts-with-CAD-software/
Design Papercrafts with CAD software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/W28Z/HJKBSEG1/F3SW28ZHJKBSEG1.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! My 40th Instructable ever! Greetings Instructabrarians, This is a project that I've been wanting to do for a long time.  Folks, we're at a revolution right now.  A revolution of ternary dimensions. I'm of course talking about the wonders of 3D Printing.  How completely amazing is it that we can cr...
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 16:08:55 PDT
The Knitting Pipe (now with 3D printing!) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Knitting-Pipe/
The Knitting Pipe (now with 3D printing!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/4CXR/HJKC6WA3/FLR4CXRHJKC6WA3.SMALL.jpg Kiteman Another step in the irregular quest for a French knitting tool that does not look über-girlie, this project shows how to make "French knitting" with a scrap of plastic tubing.  Making and using the tube makes a creative activity for the weekend - in an hour's work, you could make enough knitting pi...
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 09:28:04 PDT
Easiest 3D Name Tag, using Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-3D-Name-Tag-Using-Tinkercad/
Easiest 3D Name Tag, using Tinkercad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/N9GM/HJKBSLEO/FRTN9GMHJKBSLEO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/N9GM/HJKBSLEO/FRTN9GMHJKBSLEO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/N9GM/HJKBSLEO/FRTN9GMHJKBSLEO.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! Bom Dia Instructabrarians! Ever been to one of those completely awful and sterile corporate meet ups before?  Yeah, you know the ones I'm talking about. Everyone has to put on their best suit, sacrifice their weekend and drive an hour to the city just to hear the big wigs talk about blah blah...qua...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:34:07 PDT
3d Project Challenge: Flash Drive Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Flash-Drive-Cases/
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:53:12 PDT
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Appliqu-Inkodye-Jacket/
Appliqué Inkodye Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/8VIV/HINOBCC9/F128VIVHINOBCC9.SMALL.jpg Lumi Want to be able to print any item in your closet with Inkodye? When it comes to dark fabrics or detailed designs, sometimes a little creative thinking is required. For this project, we printed custom Inkodye fabric panels and sewed them onto a jacket to create a precise, high contrast design. The f...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:43:59 PDT
Building a replica Predator costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-killer-Predator-costume/
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:43:51 PDT
Sun-Printed Batik http://www.instructables.com/id/Sun-Printed-Batik/
Sun-Printed Batik - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SAJX/HINOBBGB/F47SAJXHINOBBGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SAJX/HINOBBGB/F47SAJXHINOBBGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/SAJX/HINOBBGB/F47SAJXHINOBBGB.SMALL.jpg Lumi Batik is a traditional technique that uses Resist to prevent dye from reaching the fabric. You can use this method to create detailed patterns on textiles, wood and unglazed ceramics. With specially formulated Inkodye you get to use the power of the sun to develop the full vibrance of your colors an...
By: Lumi

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 10:43:34 PDT
How to Print Canvas Shoes with Inkodye http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Print-Canvas-Shoes-with-Inkodye/
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By: Lumi

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:17:55 PDT
LEGObot 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-bot-3d-printer/
LEGObot 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/TUMY/HIUXAZSQ/FBCTUMYHIUXAZSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/TUMY/HIUXAZSQ/FBCTUMYHIUXAZSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/TUMY/HIUXAZSQ/FBCTUMYHIUXAZSQ.SMALL.jpg matstermind    Ever since I saw the first makerbot, I have been obsessed with 3D printing, I am an engineering student and I don't have an extra $800-$2500, and have been doing my best to create one out of what I have on hand. I tried using arduino with easy drivers, and parallel port, but neither one gave resu...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 09:58:58 PDT
Micro 3D Printing: Make A Micro Chess Set http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-3D-Printing-Make-A-Micro-Chess-Set/
Micro 3D Printing: Make A Micro Chess Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/VCGA/HIPISHXV/FU9VCGAHIPISHXV.SMALL.jpg mikey77 Very small objects can be created with even an inexpensive extruded filament 3D printer. The Intro Pic shows a chess set next to a quarter that was printed in PLA. I have provided .stl files if you want to print your own micro chess set. The files can easily be scaled up to larger sizes to create a...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 12:38:37 PDT
Create a Galaxy Print with Inkodye http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Galaxy-Print-with-Inkodye/
Create a Galaxy Print with Inkodye - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0NTM/HINOBAYL/FVG0NTMHINOBAYL.SMALL.jpg Lumi Do you only use Inkodye one color at a time? Do you apply Inkodye with just a brush? It's time to try some new techniques! This guide will show you how to combine all three Inkodye colors, water, and spray bottles to create a vibrant galaxy print. The final result is easy and striking Used in This...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 10:03:46 PDT
Lace Inkodye Lampshade http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Inkodye-Lampshade/
Lace Inkodye Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/S7G1/HINOBCGI/FXIS7G1HINOBCGI.SMALL.jpg Lumi This project is shockingly simple, yet produces really beautiful and unique results. We were able to transfer the pattern of lace onto our lampshade by using the photographic property of Inkodye. It's like magic! The lamp we used was found at Ikea for $15, but any cotton or linen lampshade will work...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 12:06:15 PDT
Perfect Summer Bangle http://www.instructables.com/id/Perfect-Summer-Bangle/
Perfect Summer Bangle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/FQ0H/HINOBBVL/F4FFQ0HHINOBBVL.SMALL.jpg Lumi Here's a fun tutorial on how to make a message bangle that's one-of-a-kind, done in the sun, waterproof and weatherproof. Even after several trips to the beach, it won't fade or wash off! Essentially, it's the Perfect Summer Bangle. Used in this tutorial: Inkodye Red Prepare All you'll need f...
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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 11:01:27 PDT
screenprinting - making the perfect screen http://www.instructables.com/id/screenprinting-making-the-perfect-screen/
screenprinting - making the perfect screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/0KHG/G145U7LJ/FT30KHGG145U7LJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/0KHG/G145U7LJ/FT30KHGG145U7LJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/0KHG/G145U7LJ/FT30KHGG145U7LJ.SMALL.jpg familycanvas there are many tutorials on the web instructing home-based screenprinting techniques, but most fail to mention the two most important tips for creating quality, affordable prints at home. The first is the importance of how taught or tight the mesh must be, the second involves something called the "s...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2009 05:33:11 PDT
How to Make a Smart Baby http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Smart-Baby/
How to Make a Smart Baby - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/HWLX/HHS9SXE4/F2SHWLXHHS9SXE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/HWLX/HHS9SXE4/F2SHWLXHHS9SXE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/HWLX/HHS9SXE4/F2SHWLXHHS9SXE4.SMALL.jpg xLisax   I made this toy for my nephew's 1st birthday. It teaches babies that an input into a computer causes a certain output. It has three different inputs and three different outputs designed to engage, develop the mind, and be fun! The first button turns on/off the LED in the star. The round kno...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 11:12:04 PDT
Let's Build a Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Build-a-Robot/
Let's Build a Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SEA5/HHS9W2LA/FDXSEA5HHS9W2LA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SEA5/HHS9W2LA/FDXSEA5HHS9W2LA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/SEA5/HHS9W2LA/FDXSEA5HHS9W2LA.SMALL.jpg rwinscot I've been building stuff like this since I was about ten or so years old... and I love it! It's amazing how fabrication techniques have improved in the last few years. Inexpensive hardware, 3D printers, and awesome boutique electronics stores like Adafruit, SparkFun, and Seeed Studio have opened a ...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 21:21:58 PDT
Elastic Band Flinging Helicopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Elastic-Band-Flinging-Helicopter/
Elastic Band Flinging Helicopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/O5LW/HHS9U9OQ/F39O5LWHHS9U9OQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/O5LW/HHS9U9OQ/F39O5LWHHS9U9OQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/O5LW/HHS9U9OQ/F39O5LWHHS9U9OQ.SMALL.jpg Mr_o_uk This is a toy I used to play with as a kid. It was always a cheap plastic one that I bought, but figured it would be easy enough to make, so gave it a go. Obviously you can play with the design depending on what materials you have lying around, but this should give you a rough idea of what directio...
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:25:15 PDT
House Key Switchblade v2 http://www.instructables.com/id/House-Key-Switchblade-v2-1/
House Key Switchblade v2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/BZ0H/HGU2JEYD/FVWBZ0HHGU2JEYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/BZ0H/HGU2JEYD/FVWBZ0HHGU2JEYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/BZ0H/HGU2JEYD/FVWBZ0HHGU2JEYD.SMALL.jpg CreativLiMade After creating the first house key switchblade out of paper, I was content with the outcome and how well it actually functioned. Now it has been just over two years and I thought that it was about time to revisit and create a new one since the wear and tear was starting to do a number on it. As wit...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 17:37:38 PDT
Desktop Printing Press http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Printing-Press/
Desktop Printing Press - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/OK13/HH2VW3E1/FAXOK13HH2VW3E1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/OK13/HH2VW3E1/FAXOK13HH2VW3E1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/OK13/HH2VW3E1/FAXOK13HH2VW3E1.SMALL.jpg MU5ICI4N In my history class, I recently learned about Johannes Gutenberg and the role he played in the foundations for the Renaissance. I found myself captivated by his invention of the printing press, a revolutionary technology utilizing movable, inked type that could produce hundreds of Identical prints. ...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 19:37:05 PDT
How to build a 3D-printed robot reindeer toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-3D-printed-robot-reindeer-toy/
How to build a 3D-printed robot reindeer toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1H/TH1N/HGU2LJNY/F1HTH1NHGU2LJNY.SMALL.jpg damianzuch 3D Printing! Mold-making! Digital Rendering! Apoxie Sculpt!!! Woodshoppery! For this project Tina and I decided to try to learn about 3D printing and I'll show you what we learned and how we ended up making the toy. We were asked to make two robot reindeer toys as props for a Christmas film; one is ...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 08:41:30 PDT
3D Printed Skateboard Wheels http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Skateboard-Wheels/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HL34/HG85CQD9/FJ6HL34HG85CQD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HL34/HG85CQD9/FJ6HL34HG85CQD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/HL34/HG85CQD9/FJ6HL34HG85CQD9.SMALL.jpg GorillazMiko Working [hard] at Instructables means I have access to a ton of equipment, such as laser cutters, water jets, and 3D printers. Recently, I've been intrigued by the fleet of 3D printers we have sitting in Pier 9. Knowing that I have access to the printers and materials, I asked myself a question that...
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Tue, 7 May 2013 12:19:23 PDT
Light for Life: 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-for-Life-3D/
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Fri, 19 Apr 2013 08:10:48 PDT
UP 3d Printer - 1kg Spool Holder and Filament Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/UP-3d-printer-1kg-Spool-Holder-and-Filament-Guid/
UP 3d Printer - 1kg Spool Holder and Filament Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/GKGF/HFD1JKQQ/FYPGKGFHFD1JKQQ.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack I was really excited to try black ABS plastic on our UP 3d printer. When the spool arrived in the mail I realized that the 1 Kg spool would not fit the holder on the printer. Dilemma?? I think not. All I had to do was design and print a new holder. Jury-Rig a Temporary Holder  Before I could pri...
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:18:37 PDT
Platonic Solid bike light fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Platonic-Solid-bike-light-fixture/
Platonic Solid bike light fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/4KXC/HF23XNKU/FFE4KXCHF23XNKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/4KXC/HF23XNKU/FFE4KXCHF23XNKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFE/4KXC/HF23XNKU/FFE4KXCHF23XNKU.SMALL.jpg BradNiedt This instructable will show you how to make a platonic solid bike light fixture for a Bontrager "Glo" bike light.  This project began as a way to meld my passion for biking, geometry, and art. I remixed a platonic solid design created by WilliamAAdams from thingiverse to create the fixtures. The li...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 14:31:10 PDT
3D Printed 1911 http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-1911/
3D Printed 1911 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/NQYP/HD7TJW8Q/FNXNQYPHD7TJW8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/NQYP/HD7TJW8Q/FNXNQYPHD7TJW8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/NQYP/HD7TJW8Q/FNXNQYPHD7TJW8Q.SMALL.jpg mangomango First off, I'd like to thank Rio Benson for making the absolutely amazing drawings of the 1911 which can be found here. DISCLAIMER: I will not be held responsible for any damage done with this model. When I started this project, it was really just one of those things to see if it could be done. ...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 18:36:03 PST
3D printed Goldeneye 007 Remote Mine (With beeper + blinking LEDs) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Goldeneye-007-Remote-Mine-With-beeper-/
3D printed Goldeneye 007 Remote Mine (With beeper + blinking LEDs) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/KBSO/HERLNARZ/FPXKBSOHERLNARZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/KBSO/HERLNARZ/FPXKBSOHERLNARZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/KBSO/HERLNARZ/FPXKBSOHERLNARZ.SMALL.jpg shaneblomberg The year is 1997. The game, Goldeneye 64. The weapon, The Remote Mine. Hours and hours spent glued to your mom's TV with your friends, trying to say they were screen watching at 2am. Does this sound like the vast majority of your childhood? If so, please   read on! If you have ever wanted you...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 09:01:53 PDT
Understanding 3D Printing MakerBot Replicator: Setting up and Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-101MakerBotReplicator-CrystalTechSh/
Understanding 3D Printing MakerBot Replicator: Setting up and Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/SEW6/HEBNC7GA/F6KSEW6HEBNC7GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/SEW6/HEBNC7GA/F6KSEW6HEBNC7GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/SEW6/HEBNC7GA/F6KSEW6HEBNC7GA.SMALL.jpg OceanusEva Written By Eva Marie Cooper Coauthored by Jeff Wilson If you would like more information or would be interested in hiring me to complete a project for you please email me at cooperevam@yahoo.com. I participate in freelance work so if you would like something prototyped  then email me with informati...
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 11:41:14 PDT
Air-Powered Soft Robotic Gripper http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Powered-Soft-Robotic-Gripper/
Air-Powered Soft Robotic Gripper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/J6UO/HDRS6HBO/F2NJ6UOHDRS6HBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/J6UO/HDRS6HBO/F2NJ6UOHDRS6HBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/J6UO/HDRS6HBO/F2NJ6UOHDRS6HBO.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio Update (1/24/2014): Important note about 3D printer materials added below. Read before you try this project! Update (11/22/2013): MUCH cheaper option added to the materials list to replace the squeeze bulbs. Thanks to the education staff at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, PA for pointing th...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 10:31:57 PDT