Instructables: exploring - - radio - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:46:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Restoring an old radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-an-old-radio/
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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 13:25:35 PDT
Swap out your car stereo(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Swap-out-your-car-stereos/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 03:51:53 PST
Wooden Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Suitcase/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 20:05:03 PDT
Super simple Raspberry Pi 433MHz home automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Raspberry-Pi-433MHz-Home-Automation/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 04:57:00 PST
Adding Auxiliary Input (for an mp3 player) to an Old AM Truck Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Auxiliary-Input-for-an-mp3-player-to-an-O/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 23:50:44 PST
Make Your Own Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Boombox/
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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:50:30 PDT
Quick Test for Electronic Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Test-for-Electronic-Tubes/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2008 06:58:55 PDT
Bluetooth Battery Portable Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Battery-Portable-Speaker/
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 16:22:41 PDT
Raspberry Pi Wireless Bluetooth Audio FM Radio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Wireless-Bluetooth-Audio-FM-Radio-Tra/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:28:35 PST
How to Make a Balun Or Unun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Balun-Or-Unun/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:23:49 PST
FPV Ground Stations - Simple guide and a basic overview of my GS build http://www.instructables.com/id/FPV-Ground-Stations-Simple-guide-and-a-basic-overv/
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Sat, 7 Dec 2013 18:00:08 PST
8 Ft Wingspan Coroplast RC Piper Cub Flown by 25cc Weed Trimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Ft-Wingspan-Coroplast-RC-Piper-Cub/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2009 14:01:10 PST
Listening to Satellites on a Handheld Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Listening-to-Satellites-on-a-Handheld-Scanner/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2012 15:45:06 PST
Make your own FM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-FM-Radio/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 09:26:50 PDT
Radio receivers part 1: from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-receivers-from-scratch/
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Sun, 23 Jan 2011 19:27:10 PST
Wireless Raspberry Pi Radio: Pianobar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Raspberry-Pi-Radio-Pianobar/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 07:00:00 PDT
Ghetto In-Ear Monitor System http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghetto-In-Ear-Monitor-System/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2008 18:06:06 PDT
Put your R/C car under computer control http://www.instructables.com/id/Put-your-RC-car-under-computer-control/
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Thu, 11 May 2006 18:24:45 PDT
Fix a vintage radio tuner string http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-vintage-radio-tuner-string/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 19:16:24 PST
Build an antique style crystal radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-antique-style-crystal-radio/
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Tue, 28 Aug 2007 21:47:44 PDT
Corolla 2007 ipod radio aux input hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Corolla-2007-ipod-radio-aux-input-hack/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 18:19:05 PST
Magic Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Radio/
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Mon, 1 Feb 2016 18:05:20 PST
Unorthodox airsoft tactics to help you win the war http://www.instructables.com/id/Unorthodox-airsoft-tactics-to-help-you-win-the-war/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2009 13:26:43 PDT
How to Build and Tune an AM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-and-Tune-an-AM-Radio/
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Sun, 19 May 2013 19:02:41 PDT
Restoration - New life out of a busted 1930's radio conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/New-life-out-of-a-busted-1930s-radio/
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Wed, 18 Jan 2012 09:10:50 PST
Arduino controls cheap RC car transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controls-cheap-RC-car-transmitter/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 08:29:40 PST
Arduino 433Mhz Wireless Communication Rc Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-433Mhz-Wireless-Communication-Rc-Switch/
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:11:51 PDT
Make a Mobile Antenna to Listen to FM Radio without Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mobile-Antenna-to-Listen-to-FM-Radio-withou/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:21:35 PDT
Aluminum Foil Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-Foil-Hat/
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Sat, 3 Feb 2007 11:20:19 PST
U-WAVE Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/U-WAVE-Internet-Radio/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 07:07:12 PST
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-laptop-into-an-alarm-clock/
How to turn a laptop into an alarm clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/F7QA/HUOP4VBS/FZ0F7QAHUOP4VBS.SMALL.jpg ironboy39 After I realized I had an old Dell Inspiron Mini that was really slow, I decided that since no one used it, it would be perfect to turn into an alarm clock. Get the software First, you'll need a clock screensaver. (skip this part if you don't want the clock but want the alarm)There are many ...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 09:48:53 PDT
Throbbing/Fading/Flashing LED with 555 Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/ThrobbingFading-LED-with-555-Timer/
Throbbing/Fading/Flashing LED with 555 Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/KV05/FWYHW7MF/FGEKV05FWYHW7MF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/KV05/FWYHW7MF/FGEKV05FWYHW7MF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/KV05/FWYHW7MF/FGEKV05FWYHW7MF.SMALL.jpg MrBeta This tiny circuit is a simple way to make a fading led without having to program chips or writing code. Just a few simple components and you're ready to fade all day. The end result is a constant fade up and fade down just like a Mac on standby. Try it! See how small you can build it. If you like it...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 18:47:50 PDT
A Dynamite Antenna for an AM Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Dynamite-Antenna-for-an-AM-Radio/
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 20:13:15 PDT
Make a simple AM transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-AM-transmitter/
Make a simple AM transmitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/7W0H/52FEXCFDNI2/FTW7W0H52FEXCFDNI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/7W0H/52FEXCFDNI2/FTW7W0H52FEXCFDNI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/7W0H/52FEXCFDNI2/FTW7W0H52FEXCFDNI2.SMALL.jpg bmlbytes Make a simple AM transmitter that will cost you less than $5. Stuff you need A crystal whos frequency is between .9000 and 1.2000 MHz. Some wire A male headphone jack A breadboard or experimental circuit board (optional) Wire it up The crystal should have a little black dot on it. This is the ...
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Sun, 4 Feb 2007 14:32:42 PST
Medium Wave AM broadcast band resonant loop antenna. http://www.instructables.com/id/Medium-Wave-AM-broadcast-band-resonant-loop-antenn/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2008 11:16:53 PDT
Simple CB base station antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-CB-base-station-antenna/
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:25:19 PDT
How to Build Your First RC Plane for Under $100 - Transmitter, Shipping, Battery, Charger, and Hardware Included http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-First-RC-Plane-for-Under-100-Tra/
How to Build Your First RC Plane for Under $100 - Transmitter, Shipping, Battery, Charger, and Hardware Included - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/JDIE/IFISD0YT/F3DJDIEIFISD0YT.SMALL.jpg blakehansen99 Let's face it: radio controlled planes are expensive, especially if you are new to the hobby. Cheaper options are appearing every day, but for the most part, hobby-grade planes come with a big price. Flite Test's speed build kits and electronics packs are an option, but can also be pricey when all t...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 19:21:17 PDT
Build Your FM transmission Station with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-FM-transmission-Station-with-Arduino/
Build Your FM transmission Station with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/8IUI/HHJOCX1H/FEA8IUIHHJOCX1H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/8IUI/HHJOCX1H/FEA8IUIHHJOCX1H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/8IUI/HHJOCX1H/FEA8IUIHHJOCX1H.SMALL.jpg Mohannad Rawashdeh Hi every body . Before  A  3 months Ago , one of my friend ask me to build  a Simple FM transmitter , he Would to transmit An Audio File from computer and PLAY it on any radio channel , By adjust the frequency of receiver  as same as transmitter  frequency   I searched on the internet on for this ...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:01:47 PDT
Easy to build and fly indoor and outdoor plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-and-fly-indoor-and-outdoor-plane/
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 08:02:28 PDT
Build a computer controlled radio transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-computer-controlled-radio-transmitter/
Build a computer controlled radio transmitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DT6P/5TXEXCFDTVS/FP4DT6P5TXEXCFDTVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DT6P/5TXEXCFDTVS/FP4DT6P5TXEXCFDTVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/DT6P/5TXEXCFDTVS/FP4DT6P5TXEXCFDTVS.SMALL.jpg bmlbytes This will allow you to send morse code through radio waves to another computer. This could be used as a sort of chat program. Gather Supplies You will need very few supplies: -A crystal oscillator (will talk about which kind in the next step) -A 9 pin serial jack (D-SUB9) -A little bit of wire -...
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Sun, 4 Feb 2007 22:50:35 PST
Communicator Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Communicator-Watch/
Communicator Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/MS3P/IEKJ0E66/FMLMS3PIEKJ0E66.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Teeny tiny communication devices that you can pin to your chest, strap to your arm, or pop into your ear have long been a sci-fi trope. While wrist-worn "two-way radios" have mostly either been toys or the result of movie magic, we've finally reached the point where it's possible to actually build...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:25:54 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
Correctly Install a CB Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Correctly-Install-a-CB-Radio/
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:47:07 PST
Aux-in jack for VDO RD3-00 car radio (Peugeot, Citroen) http://www.instructables.com/id/Aux-in-jack-for-VDO-RD3-00-car-radio-Peugeot-Cit/
Aux-in jack for VDO RD3-00 car radio (Peugeot, Citroen) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DLN3/HFSHECIV/FSXDLN3HFSHECIV.SMALL.jpg alessandro.blaco I owe a Citroen Berlingo 2002, problem is no audio in. The result is a 3.5mm female jack getting out the radio. So when you want to listen to music, set the volume of the radio down to minimum, connect your mp3 player (phone, ipod, etc.) and click play! We need to remove and disassemble the radio ...
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 09:59:41 PDT
How to Build and Fly an RC Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-and-Fly-an-RC-Plane/
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 15:08:21 PST
Raspberry Pi Audio Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Player/
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:10:44 PDT
Car stereo stock radio fake-out http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-stereo-stock-radio-fake-out/
Car stereo stock radio fake-out - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/10MG/FI9DRDIL/FMP10MGFI9DRDIL.SMALL.jpg scottredd Use the face of your old car's stock car stereo to make a fake-out faceplate hiding your new stereo. This Instructable was inspired by the "Fake-out Stolen Car Stereo" by sfgabe. http://www.instructables.com/id/Fake-out-Stolen-Stereo/I drove my Chevrolet S-10 for almost ten years before finally rep...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2008 22:21:04 PDT
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) http://www.instructables.com/id/Radio-Go-Box-Ham-MURS-GMRS-and-FRS/
Radio Go Box (Ham, MURS, GMRS and FRS) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/OSIQ/IC2A73LL/FFKOSIQIC2A73LL.SMALL.jpg CYNICALifornia Communication is the backbone of our society. However, convenience has made many folks unable to function where in places where there is no cell phone reception. Today we'll be tackling that problem by building a radio go box that:• Houses 3 radios and accessories• Provides protection from sun, dirt...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 00:16:13 PDT
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Clock-Nixie-Tube-Clock-and-Pandora-Intern/
Pandora's Clock: Nixie Tube Clock and Pandora Internet Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/1WLQ/IC2A4BR4/FF01WLQIC2A4BR4.SMALL.jpg jgroner A Nixie Tube Clock featuring Pandora Internet Radio, based on the Raspberry Pi with a custom designed case, LCD display, WiFi connection, amplifier and speakers. This is the most unique clock radio you will ever find!This is also quite possibly the most expensive thing I have built to date. That sai...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 21:21:33 PDT
Homemade Speaker Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Speaker-Electronics/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 06:03:45 PDT