Instructables: exploring - living - life-hacks - cheap http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 01:44:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Off Road stroller conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Off-Road-stroller-conversion/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 19:59:44 PDT
Playing Cards Earphone Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Cards-Earphone-Holder/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:45:25 PDT
Buy Cheaper Stuff from Amazon's Rakuten.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Buy-Cheaper-Stuff-from-Amazons-Rakutencom/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/FS1F/HWNUC7H3/FI2FS1FHWNUC7H3.SMALL.jpg hiattzhao This is a "secret site" acquired by Amazon.com to sell even more cheaper stuff!"
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:10:22 PDT
Turn an Orange into a Candle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-Orange-into-a-Candle/
Turn an Orange into a Candle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/73B9/HWLCWRD0/FAN73B9HWLCWRD0.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog This is a quick project that will only take a few minutes and has beautiful and exciting results!When you're done with this instructable be sure to check out my youtube channel and website for more awesome tutorials! TheBestHobbiesBlog.comThe Best Hobbies Blog- Youtube Channel Watch this video! H...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:37:35 PDT
DIY: Cheap Phone Speakers That Don't Use Electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-Phone-Speakers-That-Dont-Use-Electricity/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 16:51:39 PDT
Quick`n`Dirty Heliostat - Get some sun into your home http://www.instructables.com/id/QuicknDirty-Heliostat-Get-some-sun-into-your-home/
Quick`n`Dirty Heliostat - Get some sun into your home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/4AO7/HVV0PBUB/FUX4AO7HVV0PBUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/4AO7/HVV0PBUB/FUX4AO7HVV0PBUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/4AO7/HVV0PBUB/FUX4AO7HVV0PBUB.SMALL.jpg confu This is work in progress... I just want to give you an impression on what great effect a simple mirror in your garden might have on your life, well-beeing and energy consumption... Please try it for yourself!My girlfriend and me live in a nice, quiet, green, but still urban place.We are surrounded b...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 14:47:47 PDT
4 Awesome Things You Can Do With Shaving Cream (VIDEO) http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Awesome-Things-You-Can-Do-With-Shaving-Cream/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 15:22:38 PDT
Make Any Light Switch a Magnetic Key Holder (VIDEO) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Any-Light-Switch-the-Perfect-Key-Holder-Light/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 15:28:59 PDT
3 Fast Phone and Computer "Life Hacks" Everyone Should Know http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Fast-Phone-and-Computer-Hacks-Everyone-Should-Kn/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/L3Y4/HTZ3ETMD/FLNL3Y4HTZ3ETMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/L3Y4/HTZ3ETMD/FLNL3Y4HTZ3ETMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/L3Y4/HTZ3ETMD/FLNL3Y4HTZ3ETMD.SMALL.jpg The Best Hobbies Blog here's a link to the actual youtube channel- www.youtube.com/TheBestHobbiesBlog
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:00:46 PDT
Upgrade Your Refrigerator Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-Your-Refrigerator-Lighting/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 19:27:32 PDT
DIY $1.50 Curtains No Sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-150-Curtains-No-Sewing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RVN8/HRKQX7JN/F8ORVN8HRKQX7JN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RVN8/HRKQX7JN/F8ORVN8HRKQX7JN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/RVN8/HRKQX7JN/F8ORVN8HRKQX7JN.SMALL.jpg winfall1234 You can make great curtains without the need in sewing. Things you will need are; safety pins, and fabric.
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:29:07 PST
PowerWheels Battery Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/PowerWheels-Battery-Modification/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/TD75/HRCK3HN9/FL8TD75HRCK3HN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/TD75/HRCK3HN9/FL8TD75HRCK3HN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/TD75/HRCK3HN9/FL8TD75HRCK3HN9.SMALL.jpg winfall1234 Learn how to modify your powerwheels to get more power and long lasting life. Plus you will save around $50 from replacing your battery.
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 15:50:08 PST
Ingeniously Simple Laptop Holder for Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Ingeniously-Simple-Laptop-Holder-for-Bed/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 19:41:35 PST
THE DOOR STOPPER SECRET COMPARTMENT http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-DOOR-STOPPER-SECRET-COMPARTMENT/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:45:30 PST
How to heat your home or office for less than 8p a day. Improved Version.Cheapest Heater To Run In The World http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Heater-In-The-World/
How to heat your home or office for less than 8p a day. Improved Version.Cheapest Heater To Run In The World - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/A271/HPL6C2T0/FNBA271HPL6C2T0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/A271/HPL6C2T0/FNBA271HPL6C2T0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/A271/HPL6C2T0/FNBA271HPL6C2T0.SMALL.jpg kingofeye v 1.0 Heat your room for less that 8p a day .  Just use some pots and some tealight candles and follow these simple steps NO DRILLING NO CUTTING JUST AN OFF THE SHELF HACK WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW  Inspired by http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/energy/10449357/Heat-your-home-off...
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 09:26:15 PST
Flower Pots & Tea Lights Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-Pots-Tea-Lights-Heater/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 07:02:32 PST
Cheap/free traffic cone I-phone amplifier - updated http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapfree-traffic-cone-I-phone-amplifier-updated/
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 05:30:37 PDT
Simple & Effective Art Work Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Effective-Art-Work-Hanger/
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Sun, 22 Sep 2013 19:45:39 PDT
Repairing your Shoelaces...with Floss! http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-your-Shoelaceswith-Floss/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/7L2C/HLR2IE9W/FEO7L2CHLR2IE9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/7L2C/HLR2IE9W/FEO7L2CHLR2IE9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/7L2C/HLR2IE9W/FEO7L2CHLR2IE9W.SMALL.jpg Jetpack5 So, you finally got your sneakers good and comfortable when, disaster! The lace has come out of the...hole...that the lace...goes through...whatever it is called...an eyelet? Invariably the little plastic sleeve (which I’m told is an aglet, and has a sinister purpose) has been missing many mud pudd...
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 19:39:42 PDT
Dress Shoes foam-foil insole http://www.instructables.com/id/Dress-Shoes-foam-foil-insole/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUG/X59N/HKZ9M1NC/FUGX59NHKZ9M1NC.SMALL.jpg usbdevice I hate washing socks so I've gone sockless for some time now. As most of you know, going sockless means having your feet sweat into the shoes original insole therefore creating awful smell after a while. I use dress shoes for work everyday, and i have to come up with a solution. So I bought differe...
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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 08:12:00 PDT
Easy and Cheap Stylus!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-and-Cheap-Stylus/
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:52:53 PDT
Make an Indestructible Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Indestructible-Flash-Drive/
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Fri, 19 Apr 2013 14:48:34 PDT
surgu for cheap!!!!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/surgu-for-cheap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/RI5Y/HAQ38K0Y/FDPRI5YHAQ38K0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/RI5Y/HAQ38K0Y/FDPRI5YHAQ38K0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/RI5Y/HAQ38K0Y/FDPRI5YHAQ38K0Y.SMALL.jpg robotman9 so you know how surgu is so expensive!!!!!! well i found some stuff just like it for really cheap!!! it is this grey eraser puddy like stuff its like three dollars it dosent dry but gets pretty firm. they sell it at craft stores.
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:37:39 PST
Wall mount bike storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mount-bike-storage/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NTXZ/HA4MG89X/FQ1NTXZHA4MG89X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NTXZ/HA4MG89X/FQ1NTXZHA4MG89X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/NTXZ/HA4MG89X/FQ1NTXZHA4MG89X.SMALL.jpg stncilr Wall mount with closet rod brackets found at my local home depot. Pieces of pine wood were used from a leftover kitchen shelf project to make a mini shelf on the top and to provide support when screwing into the wall studs. I put two little pieces of vynil tubing on the ''hook' part to prevent paint...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:27:11 PST
Kitchen Hacks - Everything ABOVE the Kitchen Sink http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitchen-Hacks-Everything-ABOVE-the-Kitchen-Sink/
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Sat, 25 Aug 2012 17:50:52 PDT
Quick and easy iphone amplifier - built by a kid! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-easy-iphone-amplifier-built-by-a-kid/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DVMH/H5Y9VUAY/FFJDVMHH5Y9VUAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DVMH/H5Y9VUAY/FFJDVMHH5Y9VUAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/DVMH/H5Y9VUAY/FFJDVMHH5Y9VUAY.SMALL.jpg basementjax457 So easy a 10 year old built it!  My son's chore is to wash dishes.  He loves listening to music on my wife's iphone when he does and came up with this nifty way to hear the music better!  He just took a couple of our cheap salad/cereal bowls and put one on it's side inside the other.  Then he put th...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 22:50:57 PDT
Mini BIC Keychain Pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-BIC-Keychain-Pen/
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Tue, 3 Jul 2012 12:40:40 PDT
DIY Lock Picks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lock-Picks/
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 11:54:22 PDT
Light Switch Grip http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Switch-Grip-1/
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Mon, 14 May 2012 13:33:29 PDT
Phone docking cheap and easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-docking-cheap-and-easy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/E309/GXQPMUMJ/FBIE309GXQPMUMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/E309/GXQPMUMJ/FBIE309GXQPMUMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/E309/GXQPMUMJ/FBIE309GXQPMUMJ.SMALL.jpg juistm I am not sure what a miniDV tape cost these days. Still had some at the office. But it works great as a docking for a phone. pretty stable in portrait and landscape orientation. You may have to tweak it a bit for your phone, but for the Samsung Galaxy S2 its perfect!
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 06:12:43 PST
Homemade Tissue Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Tissue-Box/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 13:04:54 PST
Pringles Can Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Pringles-Can-Safe/
Pringles Can Safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/6C5A/GWF65SYR/FLZ6C5AGWF65SYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/6C5A/GWF65SYR/FLZ6C5AGWF65SYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/6C5A/GWF65SYR/FLZ6C5AGWF65SYR.SMALL.jpg Athebest For a friends birthday I made him a pringles can safe. You basically cut the bottom out of a pringles can, put in a platform a couple inches from the bottom, put some type of storage device on the bottom lid, and put the bottom back on. You can get it out with a flathead screwdriver or a magnet. It ...
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Fri, 23 Dec 2011 08:20:41 PST
Colored Flames http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-colored-flames/
Colored Flames - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/47Q1/GUPCC826/FI747Q1GUPCC826.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/47Q1/GUPCC826/FI747Q1GUPCC826.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/47Q1/GUPCC826/FI747Q1GUPCC826.SMALL.jpg akossoy In this instructable i'll be showing you guys how to make multi-colored flames! The flames turn green, blue and purple! This is also great on a fireplace or campfire to bring out the true colors of fire! When a metal or metal salt is burned, the input of thermal energy raises the electrons in the...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 17:54:22 PST
Easy Candle Extinguisher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-easy-candle-extinguisher/
Easy Candle Extinguisher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/CJK0/GUOAER41/F6WCJK0GUOAER41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/CJK0/GUOAER41/F6WCJK0GUOAER41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/CJK0/GUOAER41/F6WCJK0GUOAER41.SMALL.jpg akossoy This instructable is how to make an easy and cheap candle or fire extinguisher. This can only extinguish small flames like candles because it's only a small extinguisher. Materials 1) A candle 2) Matches or a lighter 3) A ping pong ball 4) Scissors 5) About 1 foot of floss or string 6) Tape 7) ...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2011 17:49:06 PST
Pocket Sized (Everyday Necessities Kit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Everyday-Necessities-Kit/
Pocket Sized (Everyday Necessities Kit) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/620G/GSRO5YHA/FYR620GGSRO5YHA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/620G/GSRO5YHA/FYR620GGSRO5YHA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYR/620G/GSRO5YHA/FYR620GGSRO5YHA.SMALL.jpg iwojima1397 This Instructable is for an everyday day necessities kit. I chose to make this because there are so many things to do during the day, so little time and usually we all forget something. This kit will change your day and make life a whole lot easier. Say you forgot to floss, or you forgot to bring li...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 17:26:41 PDT
Easy Do-it-Yourself Air Conditioner with Optional Express Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Do-it-Yourself-Air-Conditioner-with-Optional-/
Easy Do-it-Yourself Air Conditioner with Optional Express Instructions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/S6VJ/GPBDHV1U/FATS6VJGPBDHV1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/S6VJ/GPBDHV1U/FATS6VJGPBDHV1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/S6VJ/GPBDHV1U/FATS6VJGPBDHV1U.SMALL.jpg hypertime179 What you need for this project: Plastic Wrap [Optional But Recommended] Scotch Tape [Optional But Recommended] Plastic Cup [MUST be plastic] Fan [Preferably a Not-so-Strong one] A half-hour to an hour. ~~EXPRESS Requirements~~ Plastic Cup [MUST be plastic] Fan [Not very strong] 15 minutes. And/Or ...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 18:30:14 PDT
E-Cig Hack - Bigger, Easier Hits for Electronic Cigarettes http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Cig-Hack-Bigger-Easier-Hits-for-Electronic-Ci/
E-Cig Hack - Bigger, Easier Hits for Electronic Cigarettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/GFSE/GM9QLBOM/FJ2GFSEGM9QLBOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/GFSE/GM9QLBOM/FJ2GFSEGM9QLBOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/GFSE/GM9QLBOM/FJ2GFSEGM9QLBOM.SMALL.jpg MikkAwfulAgain I have enjoyed the benefits of healthier 'smoking' with electronic cigarettes for a while now, but was frustrated with the limited hit capacity of standard, cheap cartridges.  The small hole at the end of the filter only allows for small hits.  Now I am able to get Bigger, Easier hits for free with ...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2011 03:31:00 PDT
Super Simple Wine Cork Chip Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Wine-Cork-Chip-Clip/
Super Simple Wine Cork Chip Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/E5XT/GJQE95AB/FKTE5XTGJQE95AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/E5XT/GJQE95AB/FKTE5XTGJQE95AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKT/E5XT/GJQE95AB/FKTE5XTGJQE95AB.SMALL.jpg kavogt Synthetic wine corks may irk traditionalists, but  they do make quick and simple chip clips when you're done with the wine. This is so easy that an Instructable on it seems overkill, but, seeing as how useful I find them (I can never have enough clips!) I thought I might as well do it. To start, ...
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Mon, 7 Feb 2011 08:47:11 PST
A Sneaky Soda Can Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Sneaky-Soda-Can-Safe/
A Sneaky Soda Can Safe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WWW2/GICYB6M0/F1BWWW2GICYB6M0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WWW2/GICYB6M0/F1BWWW2GICYB6M0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WWW2/GICYB6M0/F1BWWW2GICYB6M0.SMALL.jpg LucasOchoa Here is a simple instructable that can prevent family members coming into your room and taking your valuables. The soda can safe is a clever yet secure way to confuse oncoming friendly marauders.   Materials List You will need... 1. can opener 2. a soda can (Pepsi is easiest to remove top) 3. fo...
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 13:51:17 PST
(window) handle extension for small people and/or wheelchair users http://www.instructables.com/id/window-handle-extension-for-small-people-andor-wh/
(window) handle extension for small people and/or wheelchair users - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/Y1ST/GHFK79P5/F7JY1STGHFK79P5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/Y1ST/GHFK79P5/F7JY1STGHFK79P5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/Y1ST/GHFK79P5/F7JY1STGHFK79P5.SMALL.jpg confu This instructable will show you how to make a (window) handle extension with a flexible joint for handles you can not reach easily. Since my girlfriend is somewhat smaller than me and always had to use a chair to reach up to our upper window handles to open or close them, I made these for her. T...
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Wed, 8 Dec 2010 16:17:08 PST
Make a cheap phone case more slip-resistant with sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-cheap-phone-case-more-slip-resistant-with-s/
Make a cheap phone case more slip-resistant with sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/VD8U/GH8A00NC/FS1VD8UGH8A00NC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/VD8U/GH8A00NC/FS1VD8UGH8A00NC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/VD8U/GH8A00NC/FS1VD8UGH8A00NC.SMALL.jpg laernmoer I bought a cheap cell phone case for  $1.99 when I got my Nexus One in January. I found it completely unacceptable as it made my phone MORE slippery than without it.  I bought another phone case for 4 bucks that worked better. But sadly, nothing lasts forever and it died. So, rather than waste a ...
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Sun, 5 Dec 2010 15:04:25 PST
Silent a watch (Good for sat)+reversible http://www.instructables.com/id/Silent-a-watch-Good-for-satreversible/
Silent a watch (Good for sat)+reversible - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QEIH/GFRWR9CG/F9VQEIHGFRWR9CG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QEIH/GFRWR9CG/F9VQEIHGFRWR9CG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/QEIH/GFRWR9CG/F9VQEIHGFRWR9CG.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs This year i took the sat test.. and i was horrified when i read that "any watch that even beeped will get your score canceled" ..ok not the exact words but thats what it mean so i had my trusty Casio F-200 watch with me which beeped everytime i pushed a button.. i searched online and "special exam s...
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Sun, 7 Nov 2010 05:25:14 PST
fever during school? no problem a reusable head cooler!!! cost me 0$ again.. http://www.instructables.com/id/fever-during-school-no-problem-a-reusable-head-co/
fever during school? no problem a reusable head cooler!!! cost me 0$ again.. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/6VZT/GDNIP1L5/F0U6VZTGDNIP1L5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/6VZT/GDNIP1L5/F0U6VZTGDNIP1L5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/6VZT/GDNIP1L5/F0U6VZTGDNIP1L5.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs *this project is made just for fun and has no medical proposes* i will not be responsible for any damage done to yourself or people and property around you but it is quite safe now.. lets say you feel your head heating up.. i mean your forehead.. so instead of that expensive commercial patch you bu...
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Sun, 5 Sep 2010 11:28:28 PDT
Dock Charger for iPods and phones http://www.instructables.com/id/Dock-Charger-for-iPods-and-phones/
Dock Charger for iPods and phones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LEO4/G9M4OR6B/F91LEO4G9M4OR6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LEO4/G9M4OR6B/F91LEO4G9M4OR6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/LEO4/G9M4OR6B/F91LEO4G9M4OR6B.SMALL.jpg espert92 Sick of all the wires on your table? Sick of losing or breaking chargers and you having to buy new ones? Well, this is the solution for you. Tools and Materials Materials: 1) 1 Remote control box 2) 1 USB cable 3) 1 iPod connector 4) 1 Phone charger 5) 2 iPod docks [those which come along with mo...
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Mon, 24 May 2010 22:26:43 PDT
Poor man's Mont Blanc from a Bic Clic Stic http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-mans-Mont-Blanc-from-a-Bic-Clic-Stic/
Poor man's Mont Blanc from a Bic Clic Stic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/G1VU/G4D5X6ZY/FHZG1VUG4D5X6ZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/G1VU/G4D5X6ZY/FHZG1VUG4D5X6ZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/G1VU/G4D5X6ZY/FHZG1VUG4D5X6ZY.SMALL.jpg sm007thie Now I admit, this is not an original idea of my own. Instead, I got my inspiration from another Instructable called "Save $200 in 2 minutes and have the worlds best writing pen." As a diehard fan for several years of the Zebra Pen F-301 series, I thought it nearly impossible to find a better writing...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2010 09:23:56 PST
How to make a soda can incense burner! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-soda-can-incense-burner/
How to make a soda can incense burner! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/2XVW/G0UPKSMH/FOA2XVWG0UPKSMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/2XVW/G0UPKSMH/FOA2XVWG0UPKSMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/2XVW/G0UPKSMH/FOA2XVWG0UPKSMH.SMALL.jpg ser02 This is a tutorial on how to make an incense burner out of two soda cans.This is very dangerous so i wouldnt recommend it if youre young.Sorry for the sloppy cutting i was in a rush. Things you'll need. Here are the things you'll need:2 soda cans(of course youll want to wash them out)A pocket kni...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2009 04:51:45 PDT
DIY Cross Ion Refill variation B http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cross-Ion-Refill-variation-B/
DIY Cross Ion Refill variation B - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/53PF/FZ8J4QQR/FMC53PFFZ8J4QQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/53PF/FZ8J4QQR/FMC53PFFZ8J4QQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/53PF/FZ8J4QQR/FMC53PFFZ8J4QQR.SMALL.jpg gobofraggle The Cross Ion is the finest writing implement I've ever owned. The Cross gel ink refills, however, not so much. They are considerably overpriced and to add insult to injury, they tend to stop writing after a few weeks. This Instructable is a variation on the one submitted by computercolin. His was a...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2009 11:09:51 PDT
Make A Coin Holder Out Of A Lip Balm Container http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Coin-Holder-out-of-a-Lip-Balm-container/
Make A Coin Holder Out Of A Lip Balm Container - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/SO9D/FQWVUYDA/FBMSO9DFQWVUYDA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/SO9D/FQWVUYDA/FBMSO9DFQWVUYDA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/SO9D/FQWVUYDA/FBMSO9DFQWVUYDA.SMALL.jpg punkrules Hello again folks. Long time no instructable. Well today we will be making a simple and very effective coin holder. It's easy. This one holds Quarters but it can also hold Nickels, Dimes, and Pennies but I find that Quarters are more important. This one fits Quarters just right. But in the end, it's...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2009 20:55:10 PST
How to scavange for free (or relatively so) parts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-scavange-for-free-or-relatively-so-parts/
How to scavange for free (or relatively so) parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/90ZI/FQCTL8PP/FTS90ZIFQCTL8PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/90ZI/FQCTL8PP/FTS90ZIFQCTL8PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/90ZI/FQCTL8PP/FTS90ZIFQCTL8PP.SMALL.jpg Bigev Okay, so you have got a whole bunch of great ideas of the next cool gadget to build, but have little or no funds with which to buy parts. Fear not! Free stuph is easy to find all around you, you just have to look on odd places. Where to look 1. Old projects. You already bought the parts once, w...
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Thu, 29 Jan 2009 15:05:32 PST
Remove Permanent Marks Using ToothPaste!!!! on Any Surface http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Permanent-Marks-Using-ToothPaste-on-Any/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/UYQ4/FF22W20E/FMPUYQ4FF22W20E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/UYQ4/FF22W20E/FMPUYQ4FF22W20E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/UYQ4/FF22W20E/FMPUYQ4FF22W20E.SMALL.jpg deejaysonic Remove any marks, stains from permanent marker, pens, pencils, color pencils, crayons by only using toothpaste, works on any surface!!!! for more cool vids visit http://www.metacafe.com/channels/Deejay_Sonic
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Tue, 15 Apr 2008 06:10:24 PDT