Instructables: exploring - - prototyping http://www.instructables.com Sat, 18 Apr 2015 18:48:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 An Outdoor Urban Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Outdoor-Urban-Chair/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:49:33 PDT
P Funnel: How women can pee on Market Street http://www.instructables.com/id/P-Funnel-How-women-can-pee-on-Market-Street/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 17:05:15 PDT
Improved Rubber Stretch Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Rubber-Stretch-Sensor/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 05:22:39 PDT
Steampunk Electronics LED Experimenter's Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Electronics-LED-Experimenters-Board/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:13:08 PDT
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printing-Alternatives-Guide/
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKES3D Printing is one of the greatest achievements for Makers in recent times, but there are some issues with it.Not everybody (myself included) can afford a 3D printer. The price tags come down every year but it´s still a very big investment. Building a 3d Printer from...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:55:02 PDT
Workshop coaster (prototyping tutorial: lasercutting) http://www.instructables.com/id/Workshop-coaster-prototyping-tutorial-lasercutting/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 09:35:12 PDT
Dip Moulding - Make your own monster http://www.instructables.com/id/Dip-Moulding-Make-your-own-monster/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:44:06 PDT
Prototyping tutorial PCB development http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-tutorial-PCB-development/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 01:23:06 PDT
How to make a sleeve for personal belongings in easy steps http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-high-quality-sleeve-personal-belongi/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:29:04 PDT
Prototyping tutorial heat shrinking http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-tutorial-heat-shrinking/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 12:33:46 PDT
Leathercrafting: make your own personalized wallet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Leathercrafting-make-your-own-personalized-wallet/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 03:35:50 PST
Prototype 03 - Rotational Casting - Lasercut 3Dprinting http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototype-03-Rotational-Casting-Lasercut-3Dprintin/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:13:30 PST
Steel rattle prototyping tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Steel-rattle-prototyping-tutorial/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:44:59 PST
Super Light Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Light-Quadcopter/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 09:52:27 PST
PCB Isolation Track Milling with MyDIYCNC Desktop CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Isolation-Track-Milling-with-MyDIYCNC/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:33:49 PST
Scrappy ways of using Chibitronics parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-ways-of-using-Chibitronics-parts/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:08:01 PST
The windsurf machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-windsurf-machine/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:17:46 PST
De Muziek Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Muziek-Machine/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 05:28:44 PST
De Telesportmachine http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Telesportmachine/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:52:23 PST
De Allesmaker http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Allesmaker-My-Machine/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:22:31 PST
De Chillzetel http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Chillzetel/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:48:02 PST
De Ruzie-oplosser http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Ruzie-oplosser/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:24:12 PST
Mister Jan http://www.instructables.com/id/Mister-Jan/
Mister Jan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L86O/I58IA1TD/FN5L86OI58IA1TD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L86O/I58IA1TD/FN5L86OI58IA1TD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/L86O/I58IA1TD/FN5L86OI58IA1TD.SMALL.jpg alexander.gaspar.14 Welcome to the instruclable of 'Mister Jan'!Let us start with an introduction. We are 4 students of 'Howest' in Kortrijk, Belgium and this was an assignment for 'MyMachineVlaanderen'. In this assignment we had to develop a dream-machine of a child in elementary school. From al the machines, the mac...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:50:12 PST
jetscooter http://www.instructables.com/id/Hover-jetscooter/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:45:39 PST
De Spelletjesideemachine http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Spelletjesideemachine/
De Spelletjesideemachine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/I6H9/I55MWC9X/FUYI6H9I55MWC9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/I6H9/I55MWC9X/FUYI6H9I55MWC9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/I6H9/I55MWC9X/FUYI6H9I55MWC9X.SMALL.jpg Spelletjesideemachine c.2007 Allideas, concepts, drawings, pictures, videos, documents, posters, comments, mock-up scale models, prototypes and machines that are developed in the context of MyMachine are the property of MyMachine vzw. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permis...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:49:36 PST
De Magische schommel http://www.instructables.com/id/De-Magische-schommel/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 05:17:51 PST
Flora/Bluefruit Prototyping Armband http://www.instructables.com/id/FloraBluefruit-Prototyping-Armband/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 18:00:39 PST
Prototyping A Marketable Product Using Blender 3D Open Source Animation Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-A-Marketable-Product-Using-Blender-3D-/
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 11:34:18 PST
De dierenvertaalmachine http://www.instructables.com/id/De-dierenvertaalmachine/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:43:14 PST
Spuugmachine http://www.instructables.com/id/Spuugmachine/
Spuugmachine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/8FHS/I3OQQS6E/F7U8FHSI3OQQS6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/8FHS/I3OQQS6E/F7U8FHSI3OQQS6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/8FHS/I3OQQS6E/F7U8FHSI3OQQS6E.SMALL.jpg Spuugmachine The "spuugmachine" (Eng. spitting-machine) is an interactive machine made for children. The aim is to exchange toys in an interactive way. The machine contains small bal's with a little toy inside, each child has a little bal themselves. When a child places his bal in de machine an already inserted ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:30:41 PST
Ballonator 2000, a MyMachine project http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballonator-2000-a-MyMachine-project/
Ballonator 2000, a MyMachine project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/H8UI/I3PJNS3P/FN0H8UII3PJNS3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/H8UI/I3PJNS3P/FN0H8UII3PJNS3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/H8UI/I3PJNS3P/FN0H8UII3PJNS3P.SMALL.jpg CallumFilipMitchell First of all I want to introduce us and explain the following idea. We are four students from Kortrijk Belgium in Howest, given an assignment by MyMachine Belgium (http://www.mymachine.be/en/node/20 ). This group wants to focus on the creativity of children and strives to create their dream machine....
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:06:05 PST
Sky Printer - Prototyping An Adaptable Large-Scale 3d-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Sky-Printer-Prototyping-An-Adaptable-Large-Scale-3/
Sky Printer - Prototyping An Adaptable Large-Scale 3d-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SMALL.jpg flesh_dog The Sky Printer is an adaptable, cable-based delta-gantry system that can span large areas with a minimal footprint. The Sky Printer is designed for large- scale applications in potentially remote locations. It can be understood as the evolution of the conventional 3d-printer. We are a team of two a...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:25:02 PST
Bloemenplanter2000 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bloemenplanter2000/
Bloemenplanter2000 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/5UME/I58IANQ7/F9O5UMEI58IANQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/5UME/I58IANQ7/F9O5UMEI58IANQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/5UME/I58IANQ7/F9O5UMEI58IANQ7.SMALL.jpg sarah.tosca.1 This is de bloemenplanter2000. It is a dream machine invented by a 10-year old girl named Liv. The bloemenplanter2000 is a butterfly that hovers over a field and in drops little seed so flowers will grow. We have taken the concept and thought it out more deeply. Looking for a possible and fun projec...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:52:47 PST
The teacher robot or de leraarrobot http://www.instructables.com/id/Leraarrobot/
The teacher robot or de leraarrobot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/GP9V/I3GX6N41/F88GP9VI3GX6N41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/GP9V/I3GX6N41/F88GP9VI3GX6N41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/GP9V/I3GX6N41/F88GP9VI3GX6N41.SMALL.jpg lelieleentje Communication game I'ts a Phone where childeren can talk to each other trough a tube with a horn. Communication game What do you need? Glue gunCutter knifeTube(Hard) cardboardGeometry trianglePaper tapeCutterPasser Making the cirkels Dimensionering, drawing and cutting out the circle...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 13:53:15 PST
How To Create an Arduino Project http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Create-an-Arduino-Project/
How To Create an Arduino Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/JIAS/I395SDD3/F6NJIASI395SDD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/JIAS/I395SDD3/F6NJIASI395SDD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/JIAS/I395SDD3/F6NJIASI395SDD3.SMALL.jpg KennyCPA An arduino project could add decoration to the house, or help get stuff done. An arduino could show make videos of someones pet, for example. (here) This instructable will take you step-by-step through the process of creating an Arduino project.Image credit-http://arduino.cc/en/Main/arduinoBoardUn...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 19:29:47 PST
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts http://www.instructables.com/id/Washer-Dryer-Laundry-Alarm-using-Arudino-SMS-Text-/
Washer Dryer Laundry Alarm using Arudino & SMS Text Messaging Alerts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/ZYWV/I327HD8V/F18ZYWVI327HD8V.SMALL.jpg MakerBee Have you ever wished there was a better way to be notified when your laundry was done? Have you ever forgotten a load in the washer because you couldn't hear the buzzer and your clothes became smelly and moldy from sitting there for too long? Well, I have and decided to solve this problem by build...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 23:35:07 PST
Make Waterproof Prototypes [From Sheet Correx] http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Waterproof-Prototypes-From-Sheet-Correx/
Make Waterproof Prototypes [From Sheet Correx] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude This Instructable will show you how to make lightweight, waterproof models for Correx (which is like Corrugated Cardboard, but made from Plastic), you might have seen it used to make 'For Sale' signs, etc. There are many product made from Correx (like Folio Cases, etc) but these typically require sp...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:28:41 PST
Egg Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Egg-Protector/
Egg Protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/198E/I028WQAT/FDC198EI028WQAT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/198E/I028WQAT/FDC198EI028WQAT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/198E/I028WQAT/FDC198EI028WQAT.SMALL.jpg SaiShivani Making a egg protector with a few materials, that protects the egg when it thrown from a height 1 foot as well as 8 feet. It also protects the egg from getting wet when it is soaked in water for 30 seconds. Materials used 2 popsicle sticksOne 12” by 5” flat foamA few rubber bandsScotch tapeA post...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:18:52 PDT
How to communicate with Arduino using HTML & Chrome http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-communicate-with-Arduino-using-HTML-Chrome/
How to communicate with Arduino using HTML & Chrome - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/TP7X/HYQDYJMV/F8GTP7XHYQDYJMV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/TP7X/HYQDYJMV/F8GTP7XHYQDYJMV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8G/TP7X/HYQDYJMV/F8GTP7XHYQDYJMV.SMALL.jpg ErnestW Hello everyone!In this instructable I would like to show how to communicate with Arduino using HTML and Involt which is my experimental Chrome-based framework. Before you start you need to have: Arduino UNO Something to read data (10k Potentiometer or anything else). LED with 220ohm resistor G...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:18:16 PDT
Polydexter: Arduino Robotic Translation Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Polydexter-Arduino-Robotic-Translation-Arm/
Polydexter: Arduino Robotic Translation Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/84ZR/HY12CFQI/FVC84ZRHY12CFQI.SMALL.jpg jeffmaeshiro Polydexter was the introductory project in the Creative Architecture Machines (CAM) advanced options architecture studio at the California College of the Arts (CCA), taught by Jason Kelly Johnson (co-founder of Future Cities Lab) and Michael Shiloh. Parts developed for this robot would go on to beco...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:48:36 PDT
Making an app prototype / een app prototype maken http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-app-prototype-een-app-prototype-maken/
Making an app prototype / een app prototype maken - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/309A/HXLMTX8F/FQZ309AHXLMTX8F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/309A/HXLMTX8F/FQZ309AHXLMTX8F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/309A/HXLMTX8F/FQZ309AHXLMTX8F.SMALL.jpg FabSchool Stel, je hebt een idee voor een app op een smartphone of een tablet, hoe ga je die maken? Er zijn verschillende manieren om apps te ontwerpen of te maken. Het is altijd handig een idee eerst te gaan schetsen, zodat je weet waar de knoppen en functies moeten staan. Op de ouderwetse manier gaan we dez...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 05:57:53 PDT
Welcome to NextFab http://www.instructables.com/id/Welcome-to-NextFab/
Welcome to NextFab - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/MKF3/HVYQ7VE2/FRSMKF3HVYQ7VE2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/MKF3/HVYQ7VE2/FRSMKF3HVYQ7VE2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/MKF3/HVYQ7VE2/FRSMKF3HVYQ7VE2.SMALL.jpg NextFab About NextFab NextFab is a membership-based, high-tech workshop and prototyping center — it’s Philadelphia’s “gym for innovators”. NextFab’s mission is to foster technical, artistic, and entrepreneurial innovation by making sophisticated design, engineering, and fabrication technologies both friendl...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 14:19:20 PDT
Alligator clip jumper wire for LilyPad Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-clip-jumper-wire/
Alligator clip jumper wire for LilyPad Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/6YWG/HVTWEJ4R/FVH6YWGHVTWEJ4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/6YWG/HVTWEJ4R/FVH6YWGHVTWEJ4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/6YWG/HVTWEJ4R/FVH6YWGHVTWEJ4R.SMALL.jpg leidsness While prototyping with my Lilypad Arduino, I wanted to use a breadboard. I started just clipping some alligator test leads (attached to the Lilypad) to the jumper cables (in breadboard), but my workspace could get overcrowded with wires, and quickly. Also, I will do this frequently, and. I don't a...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 19:35:05 PDT
A little breakout board for DIP ICs with output resistors http://www.instructables.com/id/A-little-breakout-board-for-DIP-ICs-with-output-re/
A little breakout board for DIP ICs with output resistors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/1EAI/HV80I1N4/F3O1EAIHV80I1N4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/1EAI/HV80I1N4/F3O1EAIHV80I1N4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/1EAI/HV80I1N4/F3O1EAIHV80I1N4.SMALL.jpg Aars_Man_Tiny Hello all.This is my first instructable! If you have any suggestions or questions, feel free to send me a PM.After receiving my cheap (horribly packaged, that's what you get for being a cheapskate) 74HC595 shift registers from China a short while back, I decided it was time to give them a try.I made...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 07:14:22 PDT
Robotic Arm Trifecta (Science Olympiad) http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Arm-Trifecta-Science-Olympiad/
Robotic Arm Trifecta (Science Olympiad) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/UOXL/HUMTNJKV/FT0UOXLHUMTNJKV.SMALL.jpg WOSO In the fall of 2012, we set out to construct a robotic arm for the Science Olympiad competition that would be capable of performing the required set of tasks efficiently and to perfection. This instructable will attempt to guide you through the thought processes used in the design and construction...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:56:42 PDT
Prototyping Circuit Boards with DrawingBoard Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-Circuit-Boards-with-DrawingBoard-Pro/
Prototyping Circuit Boards with DrawingBoard Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SMALL.jpg agaunt DrawingBoard Pro is a free windows 8.1 app for prototyping and archiving circuits on stripboard, perfboard, breadboard or PCBs. It is aimed primarily at hobbyists wanting to quickly sketch down and save their circuit ideas.The image above shows the main design screen of the app annotated with the ...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:32:32 PDT
How to install the Raspberry Pi in a control cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-the-Raspberry-Pi-to-a-cap-rail/
How to install the Raspberry Pi in a control cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SMALL.jpg harty123 Now that you've finally got your hands on a Raspberry Pi® , you're probably itching to make some fun embedded computer projects with it. What you need is an add on prototyping plate and a DIN rail enclosure from us to bring your project to a control cabinet. We added some basic but essential goodi...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:56:58 PDT
Design an MP3 Amplifier using Autodesk Inventor http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-an-MP3-Amplifier-using-Autodesk-Inventor/
Design an MP3 Amplifier using Autodesk Inventor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/SJP1/HQ45AL70/FPUSJP1HQ45AL70.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/SJP1/HQ45AL70/FPUSJP1HQ45AL70.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/SJP1/HQ45AL70/FPUSJP1HQ45AL70.SMALL.jpg nicalbert Ever want to share the tunes from your MP3 player, but only have those little ear buds? In this tutorial, we’ll walk through the design for the case for a simple tool that can be used to amplify your MP3 player. If you’re a teacher, encouraging students to design objects with real world application...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:28:50 PST
San Francisco Architectural Silverware http://www.instructables.com/id/San-Francisco-Architectural-Silverware/
San Francisco Architectural Silverware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/WO41/HRKQZFY4/FPLWO41HRKQZFY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/WO41/HRKQZFY4/FPLWO41HRKQZFY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/WO41/HRKQZFY4/FPLWO41HRKQZFY4.SMALL.jpg zisiadis I live in San Francisco where Sutro Tower is an integral part of the skyline. I can't help but think that, when viewed from certain angles, it looks like a giant fork! The architectural landmarks in a city become our friends in a weird way. They're these ever-present figures that are always arou...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:27:44 PST
Model Making – From Foam to Faux Stone http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Making-From-Foam-to-Faux-Stone/
Model Making – From Foam to Faux Stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/IMWO/HSM51YB6/FFTIMWOHSM51YB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/IMWO/HSM51YB6/FFTIMWOHSM51YB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/IMWO/HSM51YB6/FFTIMWOHSM51YB6.SMALL.jpg sitnova Foam is an amazing prototyping tool - you don’t have to go far out of your way to create models with realistic-looking finishes to convey a concept. For this project, a foam CNC router was used to cut out a shape of a candleholder which was coated with filler, Gesso primer, and spray paint. (This wa...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 18:25:18 PST