Instructables: exploring - living - led http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:49:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Pie Tin Hanukkah Menorah with GE iTwinkle Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Pie-Tin-Hanukkah-Menorah-with-GE-iTwinkle-Lights/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:03:42 PST
Little Galaxy Luminaries http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Galaxy-Luminaries/
Little Galaxy Luminaries - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/XKDG/I3PRO1R7/F1AXKDGI3PRO1R7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong These simple mason jar luminaries take only 15-20 minutes to create and make delightful little mood lights or night lights for your resident star gazer (or Trekkie). Your cut out patterns can be as simple or complex as you make them. For the purposes of this Ible, we'll do a quick and easy look wi...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:44:33 PST
LED Throwie Christmas Tree Decorations (No Soldering!) http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwie-Christmas-Tree-Decorations/
LED Throwie Christmas Tree Decorations (No Soldering!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/O0GC/I3KCG2KV/FMVO0GCI3KCG2KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/O0GC/I3KCG2KV/FMVO0GCI3KCG2KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/O0GC/I3KCG2KV/FMVO0GCI3KCG2KV.SMALL.jpg johnnyforeigner I made these Christmas Tree decorations using the laser cutter at MADE, the makerspace here in Barcelona. I added lights by hacking the classic LED Throwie design.The battery (CR2032) sits in a cutout in the body of the decoration and an LED slots in above. No tape, no glue... I like how they turne...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:50:10 PST
Backlit Frame Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Backlit-Frame-Lightbox/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:12:03 PST
Jaguar E-Type PaperCraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Jaguar-E-Type-PaperCraft/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:57:11 PST
Light-Up Paper Tardis http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Paper-Tardis/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:36:53 PST
Glowing Snowman Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Snowman-Card/
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:46:24 PST
LED Edge Lit Card http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Edge-Lit-Card/
LED Edge Lit Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/ASXQ/I3BHM0D2/FENASXQI3BHM0D2.SMALL.jpg YuKonstruct This card is an adaptation of Improviser's LED Fader Christmas Card we created for YuKonstruct's Holiday Card Build Night.YuKonstruct is the first makerspace in Canada's north. Our mission is to provide access to shared space, quality tools, available expertise, and a collaborative environment to he...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 19:48:53 PST
Recycled Carpet Mandala Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Carpet-Mandala-Mosaic/
Recycled Carpet Mandala Mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/LHU4/I3KCF6YE/FY7LHU4I3KCF6YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/LHU4/I3KCF6YE/FY7LHU4I3KCF6YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/LHU4/I3KCF6YE/FY7LHU4I3KCF6YE.SMALL.jpg Hannah Joy We recently moved house and love almost everything about it...except it's super-duper ugly stucco walls. We are renting, so we can't do much about it. Mostly we're only having to stare at them when we're sitting outside, so I thought I would make something to cover that wall and ideally draw att...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 09:59:11 PST
LEDCube http://www.instructables.com/id/LEDCube/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 13:41:01 PST
Real Life Glowing eyes Effect(NO PHOTOSHOPPING) http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Glowing-eyes-Effect/
Real Life Glowing eyes Effect(NO PHOTOSHOPPING) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/80AL/I3BHAU9W/FD080ALI3BHAU9W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/80AL/I3BHAU9W/FD080ALI3BHAU9W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/80AL/I3BHAU9W/FD080ALI3BHAU9W.SMALL.jpg KyleofAsgard This Step by step Video Will show you how to make your typical movie magic become real with a simple trick of lights, Enjoy.
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 23:13:17 PST
Twinkling Christmas Tree Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Twinkling-Christmas-Tree-Card/
Twinkling Christmas Tree Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/2V1Y/I3BH7HPJ/FM72V1YI3BH7HPJ.SMALL.gif YuKonstruct This project was created for YuKonstruct's Chibitronics Build Night and uses a Chibitronics effects sticker and three LED stickers. The effect sticker has three pads: + and – for power and a signal pad that generates the pattern. The signal pad is pre-programmed to switch between + and -, which caus...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 23:46:57 PST
Christmas Angel http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Angel-1/
Christmas Angel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/Q9WU/I376U861/FAPQ9WUI376U861.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/Q9WU/I376U861/FAPQ9WUI376U861.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/Q9WU/I376U861/FAPQ9WUI376U861.SMALL.jpg IamGutter Over the last several years as my family has taken our traditional Christmas Eve drive to look at light displays, there has always been one display that caught the attention of my wife. It was a silhouette angel, wings and arms spread and casting a beautiful glow from behind. This angel brought to...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 20:12:12 PST
A tablet stand http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-tablet-stand/
A tablet stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/FNRV/I36LFGA8/F23FNRVI36LFGA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/FNRV/I36LFGA8/F23FNRVI36LFGA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F23/FNRV/I36LFGA8/F23FNRVI36LFGA8.SMALL.jpg shahrokhani First of all I am from Iran and this is my first Instructable...so this is not aninvention one may expect and also please forgive me of my grammatical errors. To start with… I am somehow addicted to reading before sleeping at nights, and my favorite device is my tablet, firstly, I start with news an...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 10:24:19 PST
Animated Stargate Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Animated-Stargate-Pumpkin/
Animated Stargate Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/0ICA/I327E57G/FC80ICAI327E57G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/0ICA/I327E57G/FC80ICAI327E57G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/0ICA/I327E57G/FC80ICAI327E57G.SMALL.jpg _-MacGyver-_ Fellow Members of the Instructables Community; Greetings!I haven't posted anything in quite some time and thought I would share what I did for Halloween. The pumpkin has since rotted away and the wiring lies on the floor in ruin. I apologize for my lack of instructional pictures. I never intende...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 03:32:23 PST
Acrylic LED Christmas Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-LED-Christmas-Decoration/
Acrylic LED Christmas Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/NOD2/I327JCST/FYLNOD2I327JCST.SMALL.jpg janth Winter is Coming... or calling for decorations. Since i still have access to a laser cutter in the Fablab Aachen, and enlighted acrylic looks cool, i decided to use acrylic and LEDs again (and having acrylic remnants from the CuckooTankard might have also have influenced the idea :-). You can also u...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:05:03 PST
Repurposing Coffee Maker as a Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposing-Coffee-Maker-as-a-Planter/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 06:58:19 PST
Light-up Thanksgiving Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Thanksgiving-Card/
Light-up Thanksgiving Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/H0RY/I2XTT778/FDRH0RYI2XTT778.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/H0RY/I2XTT778/FDRH0RYI2XTT778.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/H0RY/I2XTT778/FDRH0RYI2XTT778.SMALL.jpg cdstudioNH Can't find a card in the store that expresses just what you want to say?Make one! Images Find some images online that you like and print them out. Embellish as necessary. The electronics Get some batteries and an LED. Test.Stack and tape the batteries.Bend the LED legs to almost make contact w...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:40:33 PST
LED Lighting in Plastic Models http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Lighting-in-Plastic-Models/
LED Lighting in Plastic Models - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/L1CD/I3DQ4C64/FYXL1CDI3DQ4C64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/L1CD/I3DQ4C64/FYXL1CDI3DQ4C64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/L1CD/I3DQ4C64/FYXL1CDI3DQ4C64.SMALL.jpg gizmologist So, you've just gotten a brand new plastic model kit that has lots of clear parts and a cool interior, and you're thinking, "Wouldn't it be cool if I could light this up somehow, but I don't know how?" Is that what's troubling you, fella? Well, read on, and I'll try to help you out here. If you've n...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:11:17 PST
3D Silhouette Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Silhouette-Light-Box/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:22:58 PST
Skateboard Shelves with LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Skateboard-Shelves-with-LED-Lighting/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:35:26 PST
Doctor Who Time Crack in the Universe Wall Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Doctor-Who-Time-Crack-in-the-Universe-Wall-Light/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:31:44 PST
Your Own Super Heroes And Villains Movie!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Own-Super-Heroes-And-Villains-Movie/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 01:15:21 PST
Smart Doghouse: Tardis Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Doghouse-Tardis-Edition/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:36:51 PST
led strip lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/led-strip-lamp/
led strip lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/BREA/I2F20G1W/F5GBREAI2F20G1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/BREA/I2F20G1W/F5GBREAI2F20G1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/BREA/I2F20G1W/F5GBREAI2F20G1W.SMALL.jpg vacomcom Things You Need to make your instructablesOld lamppvc tube12v dc1m led strip Assembly the lamp I used onely the cfl screwbase and conect it with 12v dc adapterConect 220v or 110v side of adapter on cfl and the 12v + - with led strip Add the led Conect the 12v + - with led strip finish the jo...
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:06:13 PST
Voodoo Heart | Pulsating Glow Quartz Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Voodoo-Heart-Glowing-Quartz-Necklace/
Voodoo Heart | Pulsating Glow Quartz Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/UZNB/I2CV6LST/F92UZNBI2CV6LST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/UZNB/I2CV6LST/F92UZNBI2CV6LST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/UZNB/I2CV6LST/F92UZNBI2CV6LST.SMALL.gif ◄ Fudog ► Living in Lousiana, I am very interested in the voodoo culture. This necklace is an inspiration of it. Voodoo Heart slowly glows with a purple light... Its magical attribute you may ask ? Turns heads everywhere you go and sparks a conversation ;) Materials & Tools QuartzLeather & Suede Lace C...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:53:34 PST
Golden Smaug Fiber Optic Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Golden-Smaug-Fiber-Optic-Ornament/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:15:01 PST
Indo-Western Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Indo-Western-Halloween/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 09:48:41 PST
Pulsing LEDs to activate CCO http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulsing-LEDs-to-activate-CCO/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAT/A6AQ/HM8DLW8Z/FATA6AQHM8DLW8Z.SMALL.jpg zawy Rather than filing a patent or letting my ideas to be patented by someone else, I can use this instructable system as a 3rd party to publish a creative common idea and time-stamp it.  And it is certainly an instructable as I want others to be able to have the intellectual property freedom to use thi...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:58:54 PDT
Star Trek Inspired LED Astronaut Costume DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trek-Inspired-LED-Astronaut-Costume-DIY/
Star Trek Inspired LED Astronaut Costume DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KSNP/I1TR5TXQ/FN5KSNPI1TR5TXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KSNP/I1TR5TXQ/FN5KSNPI1TR5TXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/KSNP/I1TR5TXQ/FN5KSNPI1TR5TXQ.SMALL.jpg MarlonHeimerlHalloweenCostumes Captain’s Log: We’ve been in transit at light speed for well over six weeks now. Like our imaginations, space is seemingly endless. A plethora of advanced spacesuit designs have surfaced from here to the Pleiades. On this strange planet called Earth, this new spacesuit seems well-equipped for a terr...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:13:43 PDT
Multi Direction Magnetic Sign Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-Circuit-3D-Sign-Lamp/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:11:35 PDT
Simple Spooky Blood Red LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Blood-Red-LED-Lights/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:38:36 PDT
灯-lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/灯lamp/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:09:24 PDT
Making 9,000 Grow Spheres http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-9000-Grow-Spheres/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:07:42 PDT
Introducing ... DEATH-A-CORN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Presenting-the-acorn-OF-DEATH/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:10:46 PDT
Eyeball Throwies http://www.instructables.com/id/Eyeball-Throwies/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:32:05 PDT
Cheap and easy light up skull Hallowe'en hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-easy-light-up-skull-Halloween-hack/
Cheap and easy light up skull Hallowe'en hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/Z1W5/I1OU32NN/FPTZ1W5I1OU32NN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/Z1W5/I1OU32NN/FPTZ1W5I1OU32NN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/Z1W5/I1OU32NN/FPTZ1W5I1OU32NN.SMALL.jpg radiograf This is an Instructable to show you how to make illuminated skulls for less than £1 each. In fact I'm going to show you two methods, one using a led throwie, the other using a led tealight. Its buy one get one free time! These particular plastic skulls are 2 for £1, the tealights were 4 for£1, the r...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 04:09:56 PDT
Knit Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Knit-Night-Light/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:13:29 PDT
Wearable Jack O’Lantern Pendant in less than 10 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Jack-OLantern-Pendant-in-less-than-10-min/
Wearable Jack O’Lantern Pendant in less than 10 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TJMC/I1C42NNU/FQ0TJMCI1C42NNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TJMC/I1C42NNU/FQ0TJMCI1C42NNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TJMC/I1C42NNU/FQ0TJMCI1C42NNU.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Now if your like me, and you wait for the last minute to get your halloween costume ready, here is a quick idea/prop that you can add to your costume for that “WOW factor" ..Build the Wearable Jack O’Lantern Pendant in less than 10 minutes, with a small pumpkin and stuff that you have at home like...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:18:17 PDT
Wooden LED stripe art http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-LED-stripe-art/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:16:37 PDT
HOW TO MAKE THUMB BOOK HOLDER http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-THUMB-BOOK-HOLDER/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:47:39 PDT
Ashley Furniture Maxine LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Ashley-Furniture-Maxine-LED-Lamp/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:57:08 PDT
Color Changing All Seeing Eye Crystal Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-All-Seeing-Eye-Crystal-Ball/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:24:20 PDT
Zip triggered bag Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Zip-triggered-Bag-light/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 21:11:52 PDT
cheap aquarium led http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-aquarium-led/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:04:45 PDT
Lighthouse - Aquarium decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lighthouse-Aquarium-decoration-1/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:19:37 PDT
Papercraft skull with glowing eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Papercraft-skull-with-glowing-eyes/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 04:09:56 PDT
Drawing table - Glow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-table-Glow-Box/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 12:50:53 PDT
10 Awesome First time Authors 9/20/2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Awesome-First-time-Authors-9202014/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/N3V6/I0C8XCP6/F30N3V6I0C8XCP6.SMALL.jpg MsSweetSatisfaction This past week we had a bunch of awesome first authors. So I've gathered up 10 of them for your viewing pleasure. Be sure to check them out, congratulate them, and welcome them to our awesome community! USA Flag made with diffused LED LED can do awesome things, and this is really pretty! Porc...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:20:46 PDT
Video Tutorial: Magnetic Switch Light Up & Music Sponge Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Tutorial-Magnetic-Switch-Light-Up-Music-Spon/
Video Tutorial: Magnetic Switch Light Up & Music Sponge Cake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/1TOB/I0A564M6/FB01TOBI0A564M6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/1TOB/I0A564M6/FB01TOBI0A564M6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/1TOB/I0A564M6/FB01TOBI0A564M6.SMALL.jpg Artezia Have you ever eaten a cake so pretty, you just wish you can preserve it forever?Well, wish no more! Don’t be fooled by these delicious looking cakes! They’re actually faux cakes!Not only do they look good enough to eat, they also light up and play the birthday tune!These playful sweet delights will ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 02:23:28 PDT