Instructables: exploring - living - light - led http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 03:04:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Nightvale's Glow Cloud http://www.instructables.com/id/Nightvaless-Glow-Cloud/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 08:16:10 PDT
Laser Cut Light Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Light-Fixture/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:19:13 PDT
Glow in the dark duct tape solar path light Sierpinski Pyramid Array style http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-in-the-dark-duct-tape-solar-path-light-Sierpi/
Glow in the dark duct tape solar path light Sierpinski Pyramid Array style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/KUMQ/HW0FZ61O/FYIKUMQHW0FZ61O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/KUMQ/HW0FZ61O/FYIKUMQHW0FZ61O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/KUMQ/HW0FZ61O/FYIKUMQHW0FZ61O.SMALL.jpg kcutd05 Super simple fast table lamp. Glow in the dark tape or paint and solar path light Hi everyone,I just got my order from Shapeways (So cool!!! thank you) it came out very well. I had an idea on how to display your orders.Here is my thought, It would make a great conversation starter if you display ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 13:36:02 PDT
LED Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Light-Box-1/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 18:44:42 PDT
Light Up Cyber Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Cyber-Boots/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:31:49 PDT
Wooden Lion/Wolf Art (Pallet Wood) 16+ color bulb (LED) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-LionWolf-Art-Pallet-Wood-16-color-bulb-LED/
Wooden Lion/Wolf Art (Pallet Wood) 16+ color bulb (LED) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/I9GK/HRTKIWDG/FFGI9GKHRTKIWDG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/I9GK/HRTKIWDG/FFGI9GKHRTKIWDG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/I9GK/HRTKIWDG/FFGI9GKHRTKIWDG.SMALL.jpg pzflexnutz88 Awesome Lion-wolf art decor made from old pallet boards and a shower door, hand carved, & 2 LED light bulbs shine the design!!! Pick a Design Pick a Design I chose one that looks both like a wolf and a lion.. I blew it up at least half of the size of the old shower door I salvaged. Cut and Fit...
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 21:31:48 PST
Make a Children's Nightlight From a Garden Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Childrens-Nightlight-From-a-Garden-Ornament/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 12:40:14 PST
Crystal Ball Light Sensitive Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Ball-Light-Sensitive-Night-Light/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 08:10:03 PST
Glass fiber custom build picture frame; SNOOPY http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-fiber-custom-build-picture-frame-SNOOPY-1/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 07:54:35 PST
DIY: Wooden Bead Keyring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Bead-Keyring/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 03:18:59 PST
fake candle safe http://www.instructables.com/id/fake-candle-safe/
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 19:57:02 PST
Christmas Light in a Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Light-in-a-Jar/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 08:51:39 PST
Make a Light-Up Holiday Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Light-Up-Holiday-Ornament/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 18:23:34 PST
LED-Flashlight Improvements No 2: Major blackout - flashlights + bike inner tubes = awesome http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flashlight-Improvements-No-2-Major-blackout-fl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/SC32/HOUG1MJE/FRISC32HOUG1MJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/SC32/HOUG1MJE/FRISC32HOUG1MJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/SC32/HOUG1MJE/FRISC32HOUG1MJE.SMALL.jpg confu In advance of some predicted meteorological disturbances (aka the first winter storm in the EU this year) I checked our flat for its "major blackout capabilities". Seemed fine so far, enough candles, lighters, matches, food and water, even plenty of (recharcheble and single use) batteries for most ...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 14:24:27 PST
Dollar Store Skull Strobe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Store-Skull-Strobe-Light-The-Stroboskull/
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:36:13 PDT
Halloween Light-Up Pipe Cleaner Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Light-Up-Pipe-Cleaner-Necklace/
Halloween Light-Up Pipe Cleaner Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5IED/HMVJAAGF/FKE5IEDHMVJAAGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5IED/HMVJAAGF/FKE5IEDHMVJAAGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/5IED/HMVJAAGF/FKE5IEDHMVJAAGF.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer Halloween is just as good an excuse to give gifts as birthdays or Christmas! Making holiday-themed gifts is always fun, especially on Halloween! You can make the prefect Halloween light-up necklace gift with only a few simple materials that will make this Halloween even more fun! Materials You wi...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 10:51:44 PDT
Make a Cool/Creepy License Plate Decoration! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-CoolCreepy-License-Plate-Decoration/
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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 09:21:24 PDT
LED pendant http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-pendant-1/
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 23:00:54 PDT
Glowing glass shard coated bottle lamp *16 color LED w/ Remote* http://www.instructables.com/id/Remember-The-Night-Lamps-16-color-LED-w-Remote/
Glowing glass shard coated bottle lamp *16 color LED w/ Remote* - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/VM9N/HRTWLIUL/FZQVM9NHRTWLIUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/VM9N/HRTWLIUL/FZQVM9NHRTWLIUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/VM9N/HRTWLIUL/FZQVM9NHRTWLIUL.SMALL.jpg They Call Me Yames Hello everyone!!! This will be my first Instructable ever (Proof, I just added Instructable to the auto correct dictionary ^.^) Being in my early 20's, I find myself at parties from time to time where great memories are made. Some memories more memorable than others! (or more forgettable _ ...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 01:34:18 PDT
Light for Life: 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-for-Life-3D/
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Fri, 19 Apr 2013 08:10:48 PDT
Light-up Tardis Embroidery http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-Tardis-Embroidery/
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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 20:22:50 PDT
LED Fish Tank Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Fish-Tank-Light/
LED Fish Tank Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/CGVT/HET1B5O4/FL0CGVTHET1B5O4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/CGVT/HET1B5O4/FL0CGVTHET1B5O4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/CGVT/HET1B5O4/FL0CGVTHET1B5O4.SMALL.jpg Apsk One of the lights on my small salt-water tank (11 gal) went out. Unfortunately the fluorescent bulbs that it uses are no longer available. All the new lamps are LED (CREE) and cost about $150... I like my fish and all, but he was $10; and there is no way that I'm spending that much. Since the old l...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 14:58:35 PDT
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture http://www.instructables.com/id/Mind-Gear-Lighted-Wall-Fixture/
Mind Gear Lighted Wall Fixture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/YI4I/HEBNO16H/FX7YI4IHEBNO16H.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Hello Instructables Lovers :-), Recently I had to get my wrist watch repaired as it fell down from stairs. Guess what, it was a small misalignment of a watch gear, so the watch guy repaired it in front of me. He used a a small lamp to see details inside the watch  and while I was watching it with c...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:20:39 PDT
making an LED filled bottle for ambiance http://www.instructables.com/id/making-an-LED-filled-bottle-for-ambiance/
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 13:03:41 PDT
Ironman Arc Reactor (easy & simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ironman-Arc-Reactor-easy-simple/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/CUA8/HDYZBBKR/F3GCUA8HDYZBBKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/CUA8/HDYZBBKR/F3GCUA8HDYZBBKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/CUA8/HDYZBBKR/F3GCUA8HDYZBBKR.SMALL.jpg nemo13 Here me constructing in about 2 or 3 hours (after the cuts) a simple Arc Reactor the photos a quite explicite so...    :) your comments are welcome
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 03:31:58 PST
LED Flowers http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Flowers-1/
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 08:36:55 PST
Speaker Wire Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-Wire-Sculptures/
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:27:37 PST
Quilled miniature flower pot with wooden box - lampshade by night http://www.instructables.com/id/Quilled-miniature-flower-pot-with-wooden-box-lam/
Quilled miniature flower pot with wooden box - lampshade by night - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/TQGR/HAQ31WLB/FORTQGRHAQ31WLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/TQGR/HAQ31WLB/FORTQGRHAQ31WLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/TQGR/HAQ31WLB/FORTQGRHAQ31WLB.SMALL.jpg All that i do First, some background : My fiance had been complaining from a long time now...that how I had stopped making things for her. So for her birthday this year I decided to make her something very romantic and mostly hand-crafted (as far as possible). I was introduced to quilling through a friend who us...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2012 12:27:53 PST
LED Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Chandelier-3/
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Wed, 12 Dec 2012 18:11:46 PST
Christmas Stocking with LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Stocking-with-LED-lights/
Christmas Stocking with LED lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/04B4/H8NA3UT9/FTX04B4H8NA3UT9.SMALL.jpg Aleisis This project began as a way to use up some oddments of fabric I had stored away. Many of the Christmas stockings you see for sale are modern in appearance and often rather tasteless, so I decided to make one with a richer, more antique feel to it, and a curled-up toe as a nod to the tradition that S...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:27:13 PDT
DIY LED Lanterns for Kids! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Lanterns-for-Kids/
DIY LED Lanterns for Kids! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/OZ48/H8CVGCRW/FWIOZ48H8CVGCRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/OZ48/H8CVGCRW/FWIOZ48H8CVGCRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/OZ48/H8CVGCRW/FWIOZ48H8CVGCRW.SMALL.jpg at0mbxmb Hi! Tools & Materials Recommended: *Lasercutter (or an xacto and very steady hand) *3D Printer *Basic Soldering Equipment *Durable string *Coloured Cellophane *Cardboard *Paint or Markers *Two-Sided Tape *Hot Glue *3 AAA batteries and holder *Switch *Custom LED Circuit There are three files atta...
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 23:11:29 PDT
High Power LED Under Cabinet Lighting DIY - Great looking and BRIGHT @ only 23w! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-High-Power-LED-Under-Cabinet-Lighting-Great-/
High Power LED Under Cabinet Lighting DIY - Great looking and BRIGHT @ only 23w! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XX22/H7W4T8GR/FY2XX22H7W4T8GR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XX22/H7W4T8GR/FY2XX22H7W4T8GR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY2/XX22/H7W4T8GR/FY2XX22H7W4T8GR.SMALL.jpg ajmckay First off, let me explain that "High Power LEDs" should probably read "High Intensity LEDs".  By my calculations this whole setup uses about 23w of electricity. Anyways, after getting new kitchen cabinets and getting a nice shiny granite counter top installed it was time to get some truly impressiv...
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Mon, 8 Oct 2012 22:13:43 PDT
Fairy from The Legend of Zelda http://www.instructables.com/id/Fairy-from-The-Legend-of-Zelda/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/1MZW/H58PJVR6/F081MZWH58PJVR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/1MZW/H58PJVR6/F081MZWH58PJVR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/1MZW/H58PJVR6/F081MZWH58PJVR6.SMALL.jpg Magh2os It took a little while to make(had to let each coat dry, and the final glueing), but i think it turned out quite nicely :) LED's from Elemental LED, glued to the inside and wired through the back holes wings are three layers of paper that connect through the middle of the plastic ball covered in glo...
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Mon, 30 Jul 2012 10:54:37 PDT
LED Throwie - CMH version http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwie-CMH-version/
LED Throwie - CMH version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make light that sticks! 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 together to build ...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 18:22:38 PDT
Danbo End table http://www.instructables.com/id/Danbo-End-table/
Danbo End table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8RKR/GZAD1E2I/FFA8RKRGZAD1E2I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8RKR/GZAD1E2I/FFA8RKRGZAD1E2I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFA/8RKR/GZAD1E2I/FFA8RKRGZAD1E2I.SMALL.jpg Amyscrazycrafts Danbo is a cardboard robot from yotsuba (japanese manga) and has become an internet picture sensation.  Search Danbo and lots of pictures will come up with the Danbo toys in them.  I wanted an end table of Danbo so I took the paper mini and redesigned it to be a 23" end table.  Here are some links ...
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Mon, 5 Mar 2012 09:58:28 PST
"Where's My Dog?" Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Dog-Collar-Tron-Collar/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ST9L/GYGGJT08/FBDST9LGYGGJT08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ST9L/GYGGJT08/FBDST9LGYGGJT08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/ST9L/GYGGJT08/FBDST9LGYGGJT08.SMALL.jpg Attmos Hi.  This is something I made a little while ago for my sisters dog Elwood.  I just noticed that the dates on the camera are wrong, so the dates on the pictures are also wrong.  Made this for Christmas 2011.  Anyway, its a glowing collar so she can keep track of Elwood when he goes out at night, or ...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 23:03:43 PST
Make Learning Fun With UV LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/A-complete-STEM-Curriculum-For-37-Cents-Per-Studen/
Make Learning Fun With UV LEDs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M1I3/GYG8AMWO/F2GM1I3GYG8AMWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M1I3/GYG8AMWO/F2GM1I3GYG8AMWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/M1I3/GYG8AMWO/F2GM1I3GYG8AMWO.SMALL.jpg biochemtronics Everyone from from the youngest child to the oldest senior citizen is fascinated by black lights. The same UV light most people associate with the 1960s and 70s hippy scene is also one of the most versatile and fun scientific tools available today. What child or adult wouldn't enjoy exploring their ...
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 18:41:21 PST
LED Glow Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Glow-Mushrooms/
LED Glow Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/KMKL/GWRN4V3U/FN1KMKLGWRN4V3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/KMKL/GWRN4V3U/FN1KMKLGWRN4V3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/KMKL/GWRN4V3U/FN1KMKLGWRN4V3U.SMALL.jpg whereiroamishome Here is a magical mushroom farm you can create! Made with some polymer clay and LED lights from a craft store. These make wonderful gifts for just under a dollar, and something funny to put in your neighbor's yard or a friend's houseplant. These are simple to make and quite a conversation starter......
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Thu, 29 Dec 2011 21:38:45 PST
Color Changing Rice paper LED orb Lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Rice-paper-LED-orb-Lantrens/
Color Changing Rice paper LED orb Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/S4VE/GXBK88N1/FHXS4VEGXBK88N1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/S4VE/GXBK88N1/FHXS4VEGXBK88N1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/S4VE/GXBK88N1/FHXS4VEGXBK88N1.SMALL.jpg dreadyjazz This is a project I did in memory of a dear friend who passed away. They were put at the top of a hill and left to glow all night and were given away as gifts the next morning. I love there lamps they are so easy and fun to make. They are especially great for people who aren't good at drawing/painti...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2011 03:20:51 PST
Lightup Christmas Tree Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightup-Christmas-Tree-Decoration/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/X79A/GW88OWJ2/FJHX79AGW88OWJ2.SMALL.jpg Auger Duval This lighted tree decoration is something I made up on a Sunday morning. It uses ~1/16 plexiglass/acrylic both clear and black 6 LED's and 2 AAA batteries. My son had gotten some pictures to color from a local kids event. I thought I could color in the picture a little differently. I imported a p...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 15:28:12 PST
Ten minute Christmas Tree with light (no soldering) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ten-minute-Christmas-Tree-with-light-no-soldering/
Ten minute Christmas Tree with light (no soldering) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/NZI7/GW88LBGQ/FIYNZI7GW88LBGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/NZI7/GW88LBGQ/FIYNZI7GW88LBGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIY/NZI7/GW88LBGQ/FIYNZI7GW88LBGQ.SMALL.jpg pastecopy Do you like Christmas....a lot? Do you want to get into a Christmas mood? This instructable shows you how to create a simpel, cheap, and fun Christmas tree. All you is need ten minutes of time, some basic tools and parts. Let's get started! Watch the tree: http://youtu.be/qJJBUdHd4fk Need...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2011 07:06:28 PST
Singing Pumpkins/ Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Singing-Pumpkins-Arduino/
Singing Pumpkins/ Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/959K/GTY4RXFC/F0D959KGTY4RXFC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/959K/GTY4RXFC/F0D959KGTY4RXFC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/959K/GTY4RXFC/F0D959KGTY4RXFC.SMALL.jpg wirenut1980 Lets start off by saying that I am a noob to micro controllers like Arduino. After looking through instructables for a while I saw the things that arduino could do. That is when I realized that I had to get one and learn the whole process of programming. So having said that I will now move onto my f...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2011 10:20:36 PDT
Another aquarium LED hood light Easier! cheaper! http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-aquarium-LED-hood-light-Easier-cheaper/
Another aquarium LED hood light Easier! cheaper! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/LF7V/GT6ZCNJV/FNBLF7VGT6ZCNJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/LF7V/GT6ZCNJV/FNBLF7VGT6ZCNJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/LF7V/GT6ZCNJV/FNBLF7VGT6ZCNJV.SMALL.jpg z3ds I know theres alot of diy LED light online already so here's another..although this one is cheaper and less complex than most. Required skills and knowledge: Basic soldering, cutting plastic with a dremel and basic electrical theory. Materials and tools Tools you'll need: Soldering iron and lead...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2011 18:19:55 PDT
Skin Cancer Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-Cancer-Detection/
Skin Cancer Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/Y5M7/GSGYIBIX/FSOY5M7GSGYIBIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/Y5M7/GSGYIBIX/FSOY5M7GSGYIBIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/Y5M7/GSGYIBIX/FSOY5M7GSGYIBIX.SMALL.jpg Goodhart WARNING !!!!!  The device I am about to describe the construction of is NOT of medical grade NOR should it be used to make absolute determination of any condition whatsoever.  Trained use in detection, and what one is actually looking at is also necessary to make a DIAGNOSIS, so this device should...
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Sun, 11 Sep 2011 22:36:39 PDT
The Backseat Buddy Travel Companion http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Backseat-Buddy-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/T984/GP3T1ZIT/FLCT984GP3T1ZIT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/T984/GP3T1ZIT/FLCT984GP3T1ZIT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/T984/GP3T1ZIT/FLCT984GP3T1ZIT.SMALL.jpg Kaptain Kool I have considered building a good travel kit for the car to make those long, summer car trips more enjoyable. I decided to make it battery powered so that it can be used on the beach, in your hotel, or in while fishing on a boat. I started with an old computer fan, and then went crazy, adding a whit...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 14:27:04 PDT
Led Paper Rose bokay http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Paper-Rose-bokay/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/40XW/GKS0SN2K/FCH40XWGKS0SN2K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/40XW/GKS0SN2K/FCH40XWGKS0SN2K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/40XW/GKS0SN2K/FCH40XWGKS0SN2K.SMALL.jpg brl60 I made These for my mother last year on mothers day. i spent 4 hours crumpling paper but i think it was well worth it as they turned out great i got the insperation for this from a display of paper roses at my school, then i thought hmmm how can i add electronics to this :D
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 19:07:07 PST
Solar LED Light Hacked Into Solar Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-LED-Light-Hacked-Into-Solar-Battery-Charger/
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Tue, 8 Jun 2010 19:23:13 PDT
Color changing nightlight bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-changing-nightlight-bulb/
Color changing nightlight bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/OU0I/GA1BGDCI/F6JOU0IGA1BGDCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/OU0I/GA1BGDCI/F6JOU0IGA1BGDCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/OU0I/GA1BGDCI/F6JOU0IGA1BGDCI.SMALL.jpg drakesword In this instructable I will show you how I made a simple color changing light bulb night light. This is the first project in a series of projects featuring low cost color changing LEDs salvaged from  tealights that can be purchased at big lots. Some background on the tealights Each tealight has a c...
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Sat, 5 Jun 2010 10:57:06 PDT
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodarte-Style-Light-Up-Shoes/
Rodarte-Style Light Up Shoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/R8EM/G7DY6F14/FVER8EMG7DY6F14.SMALL.jpg SwitchGirl After seeing Rodarte's light-up heels, I decided to make some for myself. The task seemed simple enough. I was able to make a slipcover for the heel of my shoe with embedded light. I used the LED sequins from Aniomagic, you can find them here. The battery pack is from Switch Craft, the materials bel...
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Tue, 30 Mar 2010 08:36:59 PDT
LED Accent lights for your Ride! http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-LED-Accent-lights-to-your-Motorbike/
LED Accent lights for your Ride! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/VN77/G6MPBP9J/FC8VN77G6MPBP9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/VN77/G6MPBP9J/FC8VN77G6MPBP9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/VN77/G6MPBP9J/FC8VN77G6MPBP9J.SMALL.jpg corkey123 So I had the bike in the carport for the winter and was dying to add my own personal touch to it, and after doing the usual sportbike mods - Fender eliminator, LED turn signals, HID headlight, Rim Stripes etc... I decided it was time for some LED accent lights.  I ordered 3 strips of purple 12v wate...
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Fri, 12 Mar 2010 20:54:47 PST