Instructables: exploring - living - electronics http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:20:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Tripod Mount for Digital Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Mount-for-Digital-Projector/
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Mon, 15 Mar 2010 11:10:00 PDT
Build A TENS Machine to Remove Pain http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-TENS-Machine-to-Remove-Pain/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2009 17:06:31 PDT
Lights of America LED candelabra Lighbulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Lights-of-America-LED-candelabra-Lighbulbs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7YJV/FRU1U7J6/F787YJVFRU1U7J6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7YJV/FRU1U7J6/F787YJVFRU1U7J6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/7YJV/FRU1U7J6/F787YJVFRU1U7J6.SMALL.jpg westfw These recently appeared at CostCo; LED bulbs (supposedly 40W equivalent light from 1.5W), produced in China for Lights of America. Sold in a 3-pack for less than $15, I decided it was time to experiment. The brightness is difficult to evaluate due to the directionality of the beams. It doesn't lo...
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Thu, 5 Mar 2009 01:47:27 PST
Test Tools: A polarity tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Test_Tools_A_polarity_tester/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2009 16:01:56 PST
Make A Flexible Cam Holder!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Flexible-Cam-Holder/
Make A Flexible Cam Holder!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3H8Y/FPWWR2ZM/F0G3H8YFPWWR2ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3H8Y/FPWWR2ZM/F0G3H8YFPWWR2ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/3H8Y/FPWWR2ZM/F0G3H8YFPWWR2ZM.SMALL.jpg Nextraker Watch as I show you How I Made a Flexible Cam Holder... Total Cost was Under Six Dollars and The Results are Amazing... CHECK IT OUT NOW!!!!!!!!!!Click Here For The Instructional Video!!! Materials!!! For this Project I needed a Cheap Goose Neck Lamp, So I went to the Thrift Store and Purchased ...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2009 17:14:22 PST
The heater temp hack... http://www.instructables.com/id/The-heater-temp-hack/
The heater temp hack... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/D6EY/FQHNOPTW/F0LD6EYFQHNOPTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/D6EY/FQHNOPTW/F0LD6EYFQHNOPTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/D6EY/FQHNOPTW/F0LD6EYFQHNOPTW.SMALL.jpg Koil_1 In this Instructable realm of room temperature. If you've ever gotten frustrated with small portable space heaters not living up to your expectations, this is for you. That said, if your not completely comfortable with working around electricity you should close this window/ tab of your browser imm...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 03:41:22 PST
The Microwave digital timmer hack. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Microwave-digital-timmer-hack/
The Microwave digital timmer hack. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RGFT/FOWZQ2Q9/F75RGFTFOWZQ2Q9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RGFT/FOWZQ2Q9/F75RGFTFOWZQ2Q9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RGFT/FOWZQ2Q9/F75RGFTFOWZQ2Q9.SMALL.jpg Koil_1 I am rather the absent minded sort of guy. To put it another way my memory stinks so if I get distracted from a project where I might have a hot soldering iron smoldering away, I could completely forget it and later burn myself. This has been a big problem until I had this thought. Microwaves have ...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2009 03:05:53 PST
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
High Heat Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Heat-Alarm/
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Sun, 30 Jul 2006 19:43:38 PDT
Build your own PCB bubble tank! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-PCB-bubble-tank!/
Build your own PCB bubble tank! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/1QMU/FVBEPZY2V15/FYV1QMUFVBEPZY2V15.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/1QMU/FVBEPZY2V15/FYV1QMUFVBEPZY2V15.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/1QMU/FVBEPZY2V15/FYV1QMUFVBEPZY2V15.SMALL.jpg The7thGuest Instructions on how to build your very own bubble tank for etching all those homebrew PCB's you have always wanted to make! Getting the basis for your tank... The first thing you should do is get a plastic box of some description for your tank, then a heater for it, then something to use as a rac...
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Tue, 25 Jul 2006 16:46:29 PDT
Add local dimming capability to an X10 wall switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-local-dimming-capability-to-an-X10-wall-switch/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2005 20:07:38 PST