Instructables: exploring - living - circuit http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:49:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 PCB Hummingbird Necklace on the Othermill http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Hummingbird-Necklace-on-the-Othermill/
PCB Hummingbird Necklace on the Othermill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/398R/HX504D19/FSZ398RHX504D19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/398R/HX504D19/FSZ398RHX504D19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/398R/HX504D19/FSZ398RHX504D19.SMALL.jpg othermachine Welcome to another OMC project tutorial! If you like making jewelry and have some experience using the Othermill, then this is a great project for you! This style of necklace offers a wonderful way to get creative and artistic with double-sided machining on the Othermill.This necklace has four LEDs ...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 14:15:03 PDT
reusing old camera parts for jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/reusing-old-camera-parts-for-jewelry/
reusing old camera parts for jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G67Z/HVJDWS6D/FOZG67ZHVJDWS6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G67Z/HVJDWS6D/FOZG67ZHVJDWS6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/G67Z/HVJDWS6D/FOZG67ZHVJDWS6D.SMALL.jpg Jerina We had a really old digital camera lying around, that didn't work anymore so my boyfriend decided to take it apart. When he had alle the parts scatteret across the dining table, I took my pick of the parts that I thought had jewelry potential. Here I'll show you how I made a simple necklace of a Cir...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 11:20:12 PDT
Circuit Board Guitar Strum http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Guitar-Strum/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/B7A1/HU6QAXGP/FOMB7A1HU6QAXGP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/B7A1/HU6QAXGP/FOMB7A1HU6QAXGP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/B7A1/HU6QAXGP/FOMB7A1HU6QAXGP.SMALL.jpg punpunguy First, you remove all the components on the circuit board, then you cut out a guitar pick shape out  then you sand it till the green comes off and also sand the edges. Done!
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 04:35:04 PDT
Light Up Cyber Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Cyber-Boots/
Light Up Cyber Boots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AKEX/HT557XL3/FMJAKEXHT557XL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AKEX/HT557XL3/FMJAKEXHT557XL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AKEX/HT557XL3/FMJAKEXHT557XL3.SMALL.jpg jujube_kitties This Instructable shows you how to decorate an old or plain shoe and make it light up. It is more open ended than a lot of other Instructables, since you probably won't have exactly the same parts as I do. A great addition to this project is the power generating shoe, if you search for power generat...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:31:49 PDT
Low-power, Low-cost, Cat-sensing, Litter Box Lighting and Ventilation http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-power-Low-cost-Cat-sensing-Litter-Box-Lighting/
Low-power, Low-cost, Cat-sensing, Litter Box Lighting and Ventilation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/C3O8/HLA1S9H0/FMHC3O8HLA1S9H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/C3O8/HLA1S9H0/FMHC3O8HLA1S9H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/C3O8/HLA1S9H0/FMHC3O8HLA1S9H0.SMALL.gif domstyle This Instructable will demonstrate how to build a system for detecting cat presence and providing light/ventilation for their litter box experience. The circuit includes a timer to prevent wasted electricity and uses no microcontrollers. This system consists of two distinct components: a cat-sensin...
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 23:32:28 PDT
Jars of Glowing Spirits http://www.instructables.com/id/Jars-of-Glowing-Spirits/
Jars of Glowing Spirits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/NN3V/HKM947SF/F1WNN3VHKM947SF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/NN3V/HKM947SF/F1WNN3VHKM947SF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/NN3V/HKM947SF/F1WNN3VHKM947SF.SMALL.jpg Finding Pie Glowing spirits aside, this project can be described in a single line: "A 9-volt battery powering a pulsating circuit that drives a UV LED to illuminate fluorescent-dyed water in a spray-painted mason jar." Circuit components: • 3cm x 7cm double-sided blank PCB [USD12 for 20pcs from eBay] • 0.5W 30...
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 20:49:04 PDT
Build a Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Light-Bulb/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/ANI0/HKPX4C9M/FF0ANI0HKPX4C9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/ANI0/HKPX4C9M/FF0ANI0HKPX4C9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/ANI0/HKPX4C9M/FF0ANI0HKPX4C9M.SMALL.jpg hookedonscience Have you ever wanted to create your own light bulb?  You can and all you need are a few ingredients from around the house. INGREDIENTS • Electrical Tape • 8 “D” Batteries • 0.7  mm Pencil Lead • Mason Jar • 2 Wires with Alligator Clips • Toilet Paper Roll INSTRUCTIONS STEP 1:  Use the electrical t...
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 08:26:06 PDT
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets http://www.instructables.com/id/Ask-an-Engineer-Despicable-Me-Minions-Style-Puppet/
Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions Style Puppets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/1FBK/HJ49ZRWW/FOB1FBKHJ49ZRWW.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Want more Powerpuff Engineers? How about Ask an Engineer Despicable Me Minions puppets?  A favorite webshow is Adafruit's Ask an Engineer hosted by Limor "Ladyada" Fried and Phil Torrone. And working behind the scenes is Johngineer. So why not do a mashup of Despicable Me minions and the awesome g...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:19:17 PDT
Electronic Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Bracelet/
Electronic Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HL0G/HH2VUA3C/FYCHL0GHH2VUA3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HL0G/HH2VUA3C/FYCHL0GHH2VUA3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/HL0G/HH2VUA3C/FYCHL0GHH2VUA3C.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker This instructable details the creation of a bracelet made from scrap electronic components. I work at an office where components are periodically scrapped when newer circuit designs are released. The scrapped IC components for this bracelet were rescued for art purposes before they found their way i...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 08:53:50 PDT
Solar Powered Owl Blinky LED Pendant Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Owl-Blinky-LED-Pendant-Jewelry/
Solar Powered Owl Blinky LED Pendant Jewelry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/8WT6/HGH6QBY0/FDU8WT6HGH6QBY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/8WT6/HGH6QBY0/FDU8WT6HGH6QBY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/8WT6/HGH6QBY0/FDU8WT6HGH6QBY0.SMALL.jpg lumenjewelry This instructable is for solar powered Owl with amber LEDs for eyes.  It measures about 2" by 1.25", including the USB tab.  It has one hole through the top of the board, making hanging easy.  Wear it as a necklace, earrings, bond on a pin, or hang it in a window.  The possibilities are up to you, a...
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Wed, 15 May 2013 19:41:04 PDT
Steady Hands Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Steady-Hands-Game/
Steady Hands Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston It takes nerves of steel to get down the copper! Also a fun eye-hand coordination game, exploration into conductivity, introduction to electric circuits, and intro to LEDs This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . P...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 13:13:00 PST
Pocket Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Flashlight/
Pocket Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Light up the dark with this simple flashlight while illuminating the very basics of electric circuits. Also great introduction to measurement! This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . Produced in partnership with I...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 12:22:56 PST
Proximity Sensing Pumpkin Carving http://www.instructables.com/id/Proximity-Sensing-Pumpkin-Carving/
Proximity Sensing Pumpkin Carving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/0N6Z/H8OJEZFI/F770N6ZH8OJEZFI.SMALL.jpg LostRite I love Halloween. It is my favorite day of the year easily. Free candy and costuming; how could this get any better?! And no holiday better sums up DIY than halloween :)  This ible will show you how to make your pumpkin carving a bit more interactive. By adding a IR distance sensor along with a cou...
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 23:54:46 PDT
How to Make LED Circuit Board Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-LED-Circuit-Board-Earrings/
How to Make LED Circuit Board Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/52N9/H6DWVNG4/F0952N9H6DWVNG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/52N9/H6DWVNG4/F0952N9H6DWVNG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/52N9/H6DWVNG4/F0952N9H6DWVNG4.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman These days technology is becoming more and more integrated into our lives. I'm not talking about smart phones, or wi-fi hot spots. I'm talking about seamless integration into our daily lives in ways we don't even notice. One of those ways is through the use of conductive fabrics and threads. Also...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 21:38:32 PDT
Phototheramin http://www.instructables.com/id/Phototheramin/
Phototheramin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Create a functional circuit diagram that makes an instrument controlled by brightness of light! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with I...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 12:42:38 PDT
LED Bubble Wrap Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bubble-Wrap-Balls/
LED Bubble Wrap Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a ball that glows in the dark! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work togeth...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 14:16:23 PDT
Room Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Room-Alarm/
Room Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3TJD/H2WEWBKL/FB73TJDH2WEWBKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3TJD/H2WEWBKL/FB73TJDH2WEWBKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/3TJD/H2WEWBKL/FB73TJDH2WEWBKL.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Give your room (or any other places) a little added security...or booby-trap your sibling's room (MWAHahahaha). This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in pa...
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Wed, 6 Jun 2012 14:53:51 PDT
Lighted LED Pink Ribbon Scarf for the Cure http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighted-LED-Pink-Ribbon-Scarf-for-the-Cure/
Lighted LED Pink Ribbon Scarf for the Cure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q3BB/GY4RG7RX/FTIQ3BBGY4RG7RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q3BB/GY4RG7RX/FTIQ3BBGY4RG7RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/Q3BB/GY4RG7RX/FTIQ3BBGY4RG7RX.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Show your love for charitable organizations this Valentine's Day. Many worthy causes have a color attributed to them.  Wearing of a ribbon comes from a tradition of having something to remind us of some fact or bring awareness to the same.  This instructable makes a Scarf for the Cure in pink to sup...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 19:55:32 PST
Noizy Santa Mummy http://www.instructables.com/id/Noizy-Santa-Mummy/
Noizy Santa Mummy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QCOF/GTQVP0AO/F9SQCOFGTQVP0AO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QCOF/GTQVP0AO/F9SQCOFGTQVP0AO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/QCOF/GTQVP0AO/F9SQCOFGTQVP0AO.SMALL.jpg mischka What happened? Many years ago Santa Claus died in an accident. His little helpers wanted to conserve him and mummified his body before they buried him. All children of the world were sad, because Santa was dead, so a good willing daddy tried some mystic magic to get him back to life... It worked, w...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2011 05:11:35 PDT
Make a cool circuit necklace! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-cool-circuit-necklace/
Make a cool circuit necklace! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/O7XF/GS5TYJY5/FYHO7XFGS5TYJY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/O7XF/GS5TYJY5/FYHO7XFGS5TYJY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/O7XF/GS5TYJY5/FYHO7XFGS5TYJY5.SMALL.jpg kiva22 I made my necklace with a perfectly round piece of circuit board I found in a parking lot. It had a hole already punched through it, but you can drill a hole too. You need: Clear nail polish Circuit Board Leather cord Barrel Clasp Scissors Clean and Coat the Circuit Board I first put some han...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 13:08:38 PDT
RAM Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/RAM-Money-Clip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XGBR/GKLJ5JC9/FVDXGBRGKLJ5JC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XGBR/GKLJ5JC9/FVDXGBRGKLJ5JC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/XGBR/GKLJ5JC9/FVDXGBRGKLJ5JC9.SMALL.jpg randofo The RAM Money Clip is one of my favorite things that I ended up making for 62 Projects to Make with a Dead Computer (project #25, in case you were wondering). I use this pretty much every day to keep my cash and receipts nice and tidy in my pocket. What is particularly cool about this is that many ...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 09:35:12 PST
Lightning effect using camera flash units http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightning-effect-using-camera-flash-units/
Lightning effect using camera flash units - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/S9UN/GJQEISAU/FYCS9UNGJQEISAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/S9UN/GJQEISAU/FYCS9UNGJQEISAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/S9UN/GJQEISAU/FYCS9UNGJQEISAU.SMALL.jpg electric_piano_5k Make an electronic circuit that will trigger camera flashes in sync with a thunder soundtrack (great for Halloween)!  The camera flashes are salvaged from old, broken cameras.  When used along with lamps plugged into a color organ circuit, it makes a very effective lightning effect. Here are two vi...
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 17:07:35 PST
Carleyys Blog Round Up - August 16th http://www.instructables.com/id/Carleyys-Blog-Round-Up-August-16th/
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Mon, 16 Aug 2010 11:30:01 PDT
Junk Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Junk-Art/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2010 21:56:20 PST
How to sew an electronic circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-sew-an-electronic-circuit/
How to sew an electronic circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/N6B7/G4JNRL2C/FAQN6B7G4JNRL2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/N6B7/G4JNRL2C/FAQN6B7G4JNRL2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/N6B7/G4JNRL2C/FAQN6B7G4JNRL2C.SMALL.jpg rmarchesi This instructable tells you how to create real electronic circuits using a textile perfboard, (a piece of conductive fabric) instead of a rigid perfboard. You will be able to sew resistors, capacitors, LED's, integrated circuits and many other components. This is a list of what you will need: - tex...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2010 01:20:08 PST
Stroke Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Stroke-Sensor/
Stroke Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YYDO/G47KOP2M/FIXYYDOG47KOP2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YYDO/G47KOP2M/FIXYYDOG47KOP2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YYDO/G47KOP2M/FIXYYDOG47KOP2M.SMALL.jpg Plusea This sensor takes some time to make. Repeatedly threading, stitching and cutting thread. But the result is quite effective and you can vary the design of the sensor in order to detect different kinds of stroke. See illustration for variations in stroke sensor design. Various techniques could be app...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2010 10:21:12 PST
Ultimate Guitar/Sound Kill-Switch Pedal http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Guitar-Kill-Switch-Pedal/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2009 03:34:06 PST
Sensitive Fingertips http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensitive-Fingertips/
Sensitive Fingertips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/1JEN/FWBNLZPV/F401JENFWBNLZPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/1JEN/FWBNLZPV/F401JENFWBNLZPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/1JEN/FWBNLZPV/F401JENFWBNLZPV.SMALL.jpg Plusea Pressure sensors on your fingertips intended for use by children and their piano teachers to visualize the difference between "p" piano (soft) and "f" forte (hard). The pressure sensitive layers of fabric in the fingertips of these gloves are stretchy so that they can fit tightly. The sensors are ma...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2009 10:32:05 PDT
Electronic Embroidery http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Embroidery/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2009 12:26:40 PDT
Spooky Fading LED Eyes Without IC's (updated: steps 3 & 4) http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Fading-LED-Eyes-Without-ICs/
Spooky Fading LED Eyes Without IC's (updated: steps 3 & 4) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/6LK1/FMMD0SC5/FXB6LK1FMMD0SC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/6LK1/FMMD0SC5/FXB6LK1FMMD0SC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/6LK1/FMMD0SC5/FXB6LK1FMMD0SC5.SMALL.jpg xenthuin First of all, let me say that this is my first instructable. Secondly, I did this project a few years back, so I apologize for the lack of step-by-step pictures.This instructable will show you how to make a "spooky fading eyes" circuit that can be used for Halloween decorations. All of the compone...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2008 22:06:25 PDT
Sewable Arduino Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewable-Arduino-Interface/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2008 10:13:41 PDT
Puppeteer Motion-Capture Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppeteer-Motion-Capture-Costume/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2008 17:23:40 PDT
Knit Touchpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-touchpad/
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Fri, 26 Sep 2008 09:28:44 PDT
Assasin Door Securer http://www.instructables.com/id/Assasin-Door-Securer/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2008 14:00:42 PDT
How 2.0: Build a Personal Weather Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-2.0-Build-a-Personal-Weather-Machine/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/59J4/FIN3ZE3I/FOR59J4FIN3ZE3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/59J4/FIN3ZE3I/FOR59J4FIN3ZE3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/59J4/FIN3ZE3I/FOR59J4FIN3ZE3I.SMALL.jpg 2pointhome Learn how to jet to any climate in the world in an instant, with Brian and Lloyd, hosts of tech makeover show My Home 2.0.To see complete instructions, more great DIY projects, and their latest state-of-the-art home makeovers, visit: http://2pointhome.com/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2008 10:30:40 PDT
Circuit Shirt (T Shirt Hacks Contest) http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Shirt-T-Shirt-Hacks-Contest/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2008 06:06:18 PDT
How to make a cool cyberpunk top using keyboard bits http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-cool-cyberpunk-top-using-keyboard-bi/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2008 11:34:19 PDT
Network Cards Notebook http://www.instructables.com/id/Network-Cards-Notebook/
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Fri, 16 Nov 2007 00:33:22 PST
Glow Bone! LED Night Safety Dog Collar Doohickey http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Bone!-LED-Night-Safety-Dog-Collar-Doohickey/
Glow Bone! LED Night Safety Dog Collar Doohickey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/VESL/F1U9XTJ7/FY7VESLF1U9XTJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/VESL/F1U9XTJ7/FY7VESLF1U9XTJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/VESL/F1U9XTJ7/FY7VESLF1U9XTJ7.SMALL.jpg momo! Make you dog light up during your night-time walks! Still on an LED high (and still have a lot of LED stuff left over from my first project), I decided that it would be helpful to make some sort of light doohickey that I can attach to my dog's collar when I walk him at night. His black fur has a n...
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Mon, 21 May 2007 04:34:19 PDT
Make pictures with Acid Etching http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-pictures-with-Acid-Etching/
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Mon, 21 May 2007 03:57:36 PDT
Geeky Circuit Board Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Geeky-Circuit-Board-Earrings/
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Sun, 11 Feb 2007 20:18:28 PST
Night-Owl Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Owl-Alarm/
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Sat, 22 Jul 2006 22:47:32 PDT