Instructables: exploring - living - car - easy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:23:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Coiling a USB power cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Coiling-a-USB-power-cord/
Coiling a USB power cord - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/VYGT/HU5THOQC/FDIVYGTHU5THOQC.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This is an easy way to tidy up cord that are too long or in the way. Great for the car or desk. Materials USB cord for your device (Got mine at Dollar Tree) Pencil Blow-dryer Tape Wrapping the cord Starting at one end of the pencil, tape down one end, leaving about 5 inches of slack. Wrap th...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:27:49 PDT
Gliding Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Gliding-Car/
Gliding Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/WH9W/HR0AYRT0/FK9WH9WHR0AYRT0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/WH9W/HR0AYRT0/FK9WH9WHR0AYRT0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/WH9W/HR0AYRT0/FK9WH9WHR0AYRT0.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This car is designed to be pushed off of a tabletop, glide gently to the ground, and continue rolling. Lesson Plan: Grade range: 1-5 Prep: 4/5 Setup: 1/5 Cleanup: 2/5 Prep: Cut straws into quarters, cut cardstock into thirds lengthwise, cut many halfsticks Setup: Designate a testing area Start-o...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:13:00 PST
Young Engineers Project Categories http://www.instructables.com/id/Young-Engineers-Project-Categories/
Young Engineers Project Categories - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/ZNQL/HKM911JI/FA8ZNQLHKM911JI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/ZNQL/HKM911JI/FA8ZNQLHKM911JI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/ZNQL/HKM911JI/FA8ZNQLHKM911JI.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This Instructable is an attempt at categorizing the Young Engineers project plans to help instructors decide which lesson is suitable for their class. Project plans are subdivided into appropriate grade ranges on the next page, and on the pages that follow they are grouped by type (cars, structures,...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 15:23:34 PST
Simple Sail Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sail-Car/
Simple Sail Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QFHT/HKJTC6ZL/FR5QFHTHKJTC6ZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QFHT/HKJTC6ZL/FR5QFHTHKJTC6ZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/QFHT/HKJTC6ZL/FR5QFHTHKJTC6ZL.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance These lightweight racers are perfect for introducing students to some elementary physics concepts such as lift, inertia, and drag. Students can modify their design and method of propulsion to create the fastest car! Lesson Plan: Grade range: 1-3 Prep: 1/5 Setup: 2/5 Cleanup: 1/5 Prep: None Setup:...
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Mon, 26 Aug 2013 13:05:53 PDT
Slingshot Cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Slingshot-Cars/
Slingshot Cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9IRZ/HKM8WVVF/F779IRZHKM8WVVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9IRZ/HKM8WVVF/F779IRZHKM8WVVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/9IRZ/HKM8WVVF/F779IRZHKM8WVVF.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance Use a simple slingshot to rapidly propel a car! This is a fast and fun project that has a lot of room for customization. Lesson Plan: Grade range: 1-5 Prep: 2/5 Setup: 2/5 Cleanup: 1/5 Prep: Bend paperclips hooks Setup: Set up glue guns, designate a testing area Start-of-class lecture Demon...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 11:55:38 PDT
Sweet Toy Trolley http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Sweet-Toy-Trolley/
Sweet Toy Trolley - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/A8D4/HHMI98OQ/F9EA8D4HHMI98OQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/A8D4/HHMI98OQ/F9EA8D4HHMI98OQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/A8D4/HHMI98OQ/F9EA8D4HHMI98OQ.SMALL.jpg lotuslady Hello Instructables! This Sweet Toy Trolley is a DIY way to deliver small gifts to someone you love or simply a great gift to give! However, this may require that you purchase a few supplies, but only within reason my friend! To start you will need...... -3 tea cups (preferably small) -1 long whi...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:28:24 PDT
How to finger knit (easy + no tools needed!) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-finger-knit-easy-no-tools-needed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/W6A5/H0KKWRVC/F0SW6A5H0KKWRVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/W6A5/H0KKWRVC/F0SW6A5H0KKWRVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/W6A5/H0KKWRVC/F0SW6A5H0KKWRVC.SMALL.jpg Canned Husky Finger knitting is so easy: you don't need any tools at all. You'll need your fingers and some yarn  - and if you're really nifty with biting said yarn, you won't even need scissors. We are so cool. Make scarves, belts, gifts, gift ribbon, christmas decorations. It's also great for keeping children...
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Thu, 5 Apr 2012 03:15:45 PDT
Propeller-Powered Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Powered-Car/
Propeller-Powered Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance Although Instructables offers some similar projects, I want to show you how to make a propeller car that can easily be made by many kids in grades 1 and up. This car can travel up to 40ft on a smooth and flat surface! Most kids can complete the project in less than an hour. Lesson Plan:...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 11:06:35 PDT
Project-Based Engineering for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Based-Engineering-for-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance I'm here to inspire others to conduct project-based engineering lessons in the classroom and elsewhere. Project-based learning allows students to control the direction and pace of their learning. Activities that promote investigation, creative critical thinking, and hands-on subject matter are ...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:13:01 PST
How to Teach Project-Based Engineering to Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Teach-Project-Based-Engineering-to-Kids/
How to Teach Project-Based Engineering to Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance This Instructable is here to assist teachers with implementing project-based engineering lessons into their classroom. Individual project plans are assembled in a separate guide entitled Project-Based Engineering for Kids. Keep it in Context The content of this Instructable comes almost exclusi...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 11:49:33 PST
Sewing a Steering Wheel Cover (aka: swimsuit elastic practice) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-Basics-Steering-Wheel-Cover-swimsuit-el/
Sewing a Steering Wheel Cover (aka: swimsuit elastic practice) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/MSQT/GBUGPA5M/F2EMSQTGBUGPA5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/MSQT/GBUGPA5M/F2EMSQTGBUGPA5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/MSQT/GBUGPA5M/F2EMSQTGBUGPA5M.SMALL.jpg Veska The interior of my car is black and I'm sure you can guess how hot  black vinyl become in the summer sun!  My first thought was to drive with oven mitts on, but a steering wheel cover seemed like a better idea... and it's great  elastic application practice for those of you who wish to make your own...
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Tue, 20 Jul 2010 09:38:02 PDT
Sticker Removing 101 - Removeing Stickers is Easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Sticker-Removing-101-Removeing-Stickers-is-Easy/
Sticker Removing 101 - Removeing Stickers is Easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/EEOA/G6MPMIZ4/FKPEEOAG6MPMIZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/EEOA/G6MPMIZ4/FKPEEOAG6MPMIZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/EEOA/G6MPMIZ4/FKPEEOAG6MPMIZ4.SMALL.jpg CraigSnedeker Got a bumper sticker, window sticker, or sticker tape left over from trim removal you want to get rid of? Maybe the used car you bought had one to many bumper stickers on it, and you want to remove them. Well, It's easier than you think, and this guide will show you multiple ways to remove your stic...
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Fri, 19 Mar 2010 14:06:09 PDT
airsoft rocket launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/airsoft-rocket-launcher/
airsoft rocket launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SMALL.jpg wazupdoc this is an instructable about how to make a airsoft rocket launcher. I hope to add a video soon. (don't make fun this is my first instructable.) the rocket will go 50 feet. you can use a ball that fits or something else but the rocket goes farer then the rest.(the tennis balls do not go that far onl...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2008 15:53:09 PST
Gas Saving Tip http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Saving-Tip/
Gas Saving Tip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/SCAW/F9056S8W/FKQSCAWF9056S8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/SCAW/F9056S8W/FKQSCAWF9056S8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/SCAW/F9056S8W/FKQSCAWF9056S8W.SMALL.jpg IZasPIE Extend gas milage and save money, using acetone and xylene. Fill your car.. Fill your car up with gas. All the way you can fill it up. Acetone Pour 2 ounces of acetone into a cup for every 10 gallons of gas. Pour into the gas tank.. Pour the 2 ounces of acetone into your gas tank. Xylene ...
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Fri, 16 Nov 2007 06:49:05 PST
Seat Belt Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Seat-Belt-Belt/
Seat Belt Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/7DP7/F82EXHHV/F2P7DP7F82EXHHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/7DP7/F82EXHHV/F2P7DP7F82EXHHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/7DP7/F82EXHHV/F2P7DP7F82EXHHV.SMALL.jpg bofthem Here's an instant hack for awesome indie cred. All you need is a car seat belt, scissors, a lighter, and something to sew with. Scraptastic. I picked up this burgandy loverestraint at an auto scrap yard for five bucks. I trimmed the ends with scissors, and used a lighter to melt the ends so they ...
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Mon, 22 Oct 2007 17:20:55 PDT