Instructables: exploring - living - repair http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 15:44:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fixing an unfixable clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-an-unfixable-clock/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2011 15:00:10 PDT
Fix Pin Badges - With Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Pin-Badges-With-Magnets/
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Thu, 27 May 2010 09:58:20 PDT
$1 solution for a broken toaster oven timer ! http://www.instructables.com/id/1-solution-for-a-broken-toaster-oven-timer-/
$1 solution for a broken toaster oven timer ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/WO4A/FR123JFU/F8XWO4AFR123JFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/WO4A/FR123JFU/F8XWO4AFR123JFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/WO4A/FR123JFU/F8XWO4AFR123JFU.SMALL.jpg wongman2001 I hate throwing away an otherwise perfectly functional things, just because one part fails.When the timer of my Oster toaster oven died, it's perfect time to do some hacking.If your wind-up timer wouldn't DING either, this is for you ! Remove timer switch Open up the oven. Check that it has on...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2009 19:58:00 PST
Repairing a IBM Notebook AC-Adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-IBM-Notebook-AC-Adaptor/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2008 10:45:17 PDT
Repairing a vs19e http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-vs19e/
Repairing a vs19e - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/LJSD/FGFKXM0I/FQYLJSDFGFKXM0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/LJSD/FGFKXM0I/FQYLJSDFGFKXM0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/LJSD/FGFKXM0I/FQYLJSDFGFKXM0I.SMALL.jpg gr8whtd0pe Does your Hewlett-Packard vs19e monitor no longer power on? Not even the power light glows that nice blue color? Well here is a step by step of how to repair it...if you have basic knowledge of how to use a soldering iron, that is. If not, find a friend that does and slide him an extra value meal fr...
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Mon, 19 May 2008 18:30:49 PDT