Instructables: exploring - living - robot - featured Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:09:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Being Nice On Instructables
Being Nice On Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tater Zoid has a "Be Nice" policy which is good advice for general, everyday living. As a community we create the majority of content that you see on this site. There are so many skill levels represented here, from the basic beginner to the mad scientist, that you will see a ton of variations...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 10:15:24 PDT
Paper Motorized Walking Machine "Sculpture"
Paper Motorized Walking Machine "Sculpture" - More DIY How To Projects]]> CreativLiMade In this Instructable I show how I created a motorized "walking machine/sculpture" made out of paper. I will be taking you through all the stages from concept to design and all the way to the end of the build. This will hopefully be sufficient enough to act as a guide if you choose to create and impr...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:48:10 PDT
Instructable Robot Magnet
Instructable Robot Magnet - More DIY How To Projects]]> 786Ayesha Since 15 years I have been collecting fridge magnets from the countries where I traveled to.As a souvenir I buy a magnet related to the country.It can be a map / flag / country picture or a tourist attraction that I have seen there.Other than these I don't collect any other type of magnets.I have ...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 12:16:06 PDT
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot
DIY Cookie Cutter for an Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> Passion Make This instructables is based on how to create a cookie cutter for a customized design. This is the first time I am posting something in the craft column. While baking cookies I always wanted few shapes which are sometimes difficult to find in the shops. It was always in my mind of how to create a cus...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 19:28:41 PDT
Sketchy Low-Budget Instructables Robot
Sketchy Low-Budget Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> suziechuzie I had such a blast writing up my first Instructable last week that I decided to make another. OK, I'm really making this project to enter the Instructables Robot contest and also to see how quickly I can create a project and publish an 'ible. Keep your expectations (very) low for this one and we'll...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 15:37:43 PDT
Introducing Instructables
Introducing Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> xpat73 This is how I have been introducing Instructables site to every one while going to work.My cute little robot is hanging on my back pack.Many people sitting in front of me/ by my side in the train /bus are too curious to know what this robot is about.Earlier it was just a little teddy,and no one car...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:42:36 PDT
Crocheted Square Hat - Instructable Robot, Sponge Bob & WALL-E
Crocheted Square Hat - Instructable Robot, Sponge Bob & WALL-E - More DIY How To Projects]]> DeandrasCrafts One of the projects that has been swimming around in my head was this "square" style hat, also called a jester hat. I couldn't resist entering the Instructable Robot Contest so this Instructable is a product of the two.While I was creating the robot hat, my children kept thinking of other character...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 17:39:22 PDT
Project-Based Engineering for Kids WYE_Lance This is a collection of project-based engineering lessons for kids. Project-based learning allows students to control the direction and pace of their learning. Activities that promote investigation, critical thinking, and hands-on subject matter are also central to project-based learning.Thes...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:13:01 PST
Build a Robot with Perler Beads
Build a Robot with Perler Beads - More DIY How To Projects]]> krummrey Don't you hate it when a headline promises you something which the author can't deliver later on? Well, I guess I'm guilty of that. Of course you can't build a robot with perler beads. But you can build something that looks like a robot. So here we go: What you need There are many companies that ...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 10:51:10 PDT
Cross-Stitched Instructables Robot
Cross-Stitched Instructables Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> Muhaiminah Faiz I posted a request on this forum topic for Instructables robot contest! Though I didn't get any reply but I was really surprised and excited when a saw that Instructables has finally launched 'Instructables robot contest'!Since I've started cross stitching again I thought .. why not cross stitch In...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 01:31:08 PDT
Robot-Bagapron - More DIY How To Projects]]> spunk You happen to own two robot aprons?You'd like to write more food-ibles and want to inspire your friends to do so as well?Take your stuff, go visit them and start cooking!.I beg your Pardon? - You can't because you don't have an adequate container to transport your goods? Your friends disobey because...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 14:53:45 PDT
Instructables Robot Projects jessyratfink Over the years our community has made some amazing projects involving the Instructables Robot, but we want to see more! Check out our Instructables Robot Contest and share your best robot project for your chance to win a drawing from Christian Anthony (the creator of the Robot!) or a Robot necklace ...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 19:51:14 PDT
Amigurumi Instructable Robot...In Love!
Amigurumi Instructable Robot...In Love! - More DIY How To Projects]]> wawamommy In this, my very first Instructable, I will show you how to crochet your very own Instructable Robot and his Love-Bot! You will need the following: 3mm crochet hook Worsted weight yarn in the following colors (Gold/yellow, black, red, pink and grey).  You will not need very much, and I used Red He...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2010 11:14:35 PST
Celebrating Instructables Club
Celebrating Instructables Club - More DIY How To Projects]]> ecsaul23 We have had a great school year in our Instructables Club! We started off small with only about 10 members, but interest has grown through the shear awesomeness of our projects, so now we have over 50 members. We went from all members attending meetings 2 days a week, to all members attending meetin...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 06:25:01 PDT
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet
Make an Instructables Inspired Bead Loom Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> lakej This Bracelet was made on a Bead loom.  If you don't have a bead loom i'm sure you could probably make one out of a tissue box or just tie your thread to the arms of a chair.  You will need: Seed Beads (all around the same size) Yellow,black, white, red Thread Bead Loom Scissors Glue 2 Crimp Beads C...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:33:24 PDT
Spacebrewer - Remote Tea Making Device
Spacebrewer - Remote Tea Making Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> AdielFernandez We wanted to make a device that would allow us to remotely brew a cup of tea. Why? Because tea is awesome! On those cold winter days, you would be able to have a tea brewed and ready for you by the time you arrived home. You can also brew tea for your friends and family even if you're across...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 04:24:49 PDT
Instructables Robot Hockey Shirt
Instructables Robot Hockey Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> caitlinsdad Team Ibles. Now get the puck outta here. What is more Fn manlier than getting geared up for a game of hockey...or not? There are no couch potato makers. Well, you need an authentic team jersey to give you that aggressive and imposing look when you go up against the other team. Missing a few teeth h...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:25:48 PST
Furniture risers - Help cleaning droids catch more dust bunnies under the sofa
Furniture risers - Help cleaning droids catch more dust bunnies under the sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> roballoba We got a cleaning droid. A Neato to be precise - it's a lot like a Roomba, but it's a Neato. It's a cleaning robot, not quite R2D2, but it's getting there. The kind of thing that likes to wake up and make a lot of noise while bumping into things when you want peace and quiet. Aside from getting stuc...
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 12:04:41 PST
I... am Optimus Prime: How to
I... am Optimus Prime: How to - More DIY How To Projects]]> DoggieDoc83 Following is my Instructable on how I carved (and, though extremely difficult, how YOU could carve) my 2013 pumpkin "I... am Optimus Prime!" The only tools used are in the picture below. Tools include: Serrated pumpkin carving knives (from those kits you can by ANYwhere around Halloween) X-acto kn...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:08:00 PDT
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween
DIY Painted Eyeball Sphero for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> gosphero It's that time of year again! Sphero's favorite holiday is just around the corner. This time, instead of gutting and glittering pumpkins, turn your Sphero into the spookiest robot on the block. Everyone knows, a rolling eyeball is the #1 way to scare kids away from eating all your candy.  In order ...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:59:26 PDT
screen print low fi haloween trick or treating robot onto a t-shirt , canvas or something
screen print low fi haloween trick or treating robot onto a t-shirt , canvas or something - More DIY How To Projects]]> crazyg spent £2.50 on materials, i had some paint already . this is my method for making your own screen and prints with it. this process can be achieved with a minimal amount of equipment.and gives striking results. i have illustrated the basic principal , and included some images of the sort of equipmen...
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 14:42:09 PDT
Pimp My Fan
Pimp My Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> M.C. Langer Only a few days before I left the AiR program, Randy brought an old Honeywell electric fan, and started to talk: "This is my old fan. It's not the big deal. It's white. Blows air. And it's dirty. It's just a fan. I want it to still be a fan, but with more attitude. Please M.C. Langer, PIMP MY FAN!...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 23:13:28 PDT
Etsy Craft: PLUSHIES!
Etsy Craft: PLUSHIES! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Li Sashay Well, everyone knows that Plushies seem to be a fad right now. You can see them in sizes and shapes ranging from Avengers look-alikes, to anime, to the little Cthulhu squiddy things that people make in their spare time. Today we bring you a Make Robot plushie that you can make in a few minutes with ...
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Thu, 27 Jun 2013 06:27:41 PDT
Ladie's Fit Robot T-Shirt
Ladie's Fit Robot T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunFlow3r Hello everybody!  I recently received a robot Instructables t-shirt as a prize in the Cardboard & Duct Tape contest   A huge THANK YOU! to anyone who was kind enough to vote for me by the way!  Anywho, the t-shirt was only available men's sizes, and since I am most definitely not a 'men' I was swimm...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 17:35:03 PDT
Cross Stitched Baby Clothes Hanger
Cross Stitched Baby Clothes Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> Carleyy This cross stitched baby clothes hanger is the perfect gift for a baby shower or any expecting couples.  My cousin just had a baby boy and I've been brainstorming gifts ideas for him for the past 9 months. I designed this custom clothing hanger for a past project and decided to scale it down to baby...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 14:17:00 PDT
Tincloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> donedirtcheap Turning an Instructables apron into an Indestructible apron: Water-proof, flame resistant and easy-clean. Could be it turns a knife too! Ever wonder why some canvas, like the stuff that a Carhart jacket is made of, is so much tougher than, say, a drop cloth?  The secret is 'tincloth,' invented in s...
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Thu, 28 Feb 2013 18:20:39 PST
Steampunk Nutcracker treese1 Meet Walnutsworth- the newest addition to my holiday nutcracker collection. Started our as a "blank" wooden nutcracker but after a day of painting, building, and decorating, he is now a steampunk gentleman complete with clockwork robotic arm and jetpack! Enjoy!
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 10:28:52 PST
Build Ironman Mark VI out of makedo and cardboard paper
Build Ironman Mark VI out of makedo and cardboard paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> yihungkuo The idea of making an ironman simply came from my 3 kids... I wanted to make them a toy suit for roleplay and halloween, but ended up making my own size model.  In any case, they had fun during the month long period I spent making this model.  If it were not for the daily 'Daddy, where is the ironma...
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 05:02:48 PST
Android Robot - Print Out and Make
Android Robot - Print Out and Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> robives Download, print out and make your own Android robot. This poseable robot is available for everyone to download for free.This project was originally published on the website.  The Android robot is the logo of Google's Android mobile device operating system. This Android robot is modified...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 08:42:50 PST
Pencil Case Desk Buddy!
Pencil Case Desk Buddy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Natetron Hello Everyone!!!           So here's the deal, the school year is right around the corner, and I have this little problem... I always manage to loose all my pencils! It seems as though I can never find a pencil when I need it, and it gets quite annoying having to dig through my backpack to find one...
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 13:18:23 PDT
Say goodbye t-shirt and hello apron (with just a pair of scissors)!
Say goodbye t-shirt and hello apron (with just a pair of scissors)! - More DIY How To Projects]]> kcli Imagine...with just a few snips you can be wearing your favorite t-shirt as a functional apron each time you work on an instructables project.  Create the apron neckline *Cut from the front of the armpit, around the collar, and back down the front of the other armpit.  *If there is anything on ...
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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:44:19 PDT
key-man - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ruud van Koningsbrugge Keyman made of computerkeys. You will need: computerkeys, a key ring, some string, all purpose glue, a pair of scissers, little piece of cardboard 2 mm thick. needle  Remove computerkeys from an old keyboard. Cut off protruding triangles with all purpose scissors. You can smoothen te underside o...
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Sat, 16 Jun 2012 02:11:18 PDT
Paperbot - Paper Robot to Print Out and Make
Paperbot - Paper Robot to Print Out and Make - More DIY How To Projects]]> robives Look out puny human! The paper robots are on the march. Download and make this paper robot and help destroy the world! Nah. Don't panic, these are in fact friendly robots. Honest. Print out the three pages of the robot onto thin card (230 micron / 67lb) Score along the dotted lines and cut out the ...
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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 14:31:30 PDT
Knitted Robot Cushion
Knitted Robot Cushion - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kitewife I was at the Derby Mini Maker Faire with the rest of the Kitefamily, when I came across the people from Pics to Knits.  They impressed me so much, I decided to use their website to create a Robot cushion for Kiteman's delicate tushie. Starting image The website can use any image that is formatt...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 17:15:35 PDT
Easy Hydraulic Machines
Easy Hydraulic Machines - More DIY How To Projects]]> WYE_Lance In this Instructable, I'll to show you how to build many projects that use a simple hydraulic system that kids in elementary school can build. Each step will show you one of four machines that use the same basic mechanism. Materials These are the essential materials, but you could of course add to ...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 09:20:47 PDT
Danbo End table
Danbo End table - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Give the gift of Robot Love
Give the gift of Robot Love - More DIY How To Projects]]> masynmachien These little robots are magnetically drawn to each other and when kissing, they show there love by lighting up their throbbing hart. When experimenting in building bobble head kissing dolls I came up with the idea of giving them a geeky twist. Check out the video: These robots are made wit...
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 03:51:50 PST
Cute Coffee Cup Cozies
Cute Coffee Cup Cozies - More DIY How To Projects]]> bgartman Create an adorable coffee cup cozy for yourself or as a personalized gift for someone you love!  This tutorial includes directions and patterns to make three Grande (16oz) cup cozies, and tips for making your own custom designs out of wool felt. In a little kitchen experiment that I did with a digit...
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Mon, 30 Jan 2012 19:35:57 PST
How To Hack The Robot T-Shirt
How To Hack The Robot T-Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> Creativeman I have several robot t-shirts, obtained thru contests.  I always wanted a black one, and thought they had a store on site, but did not.  Only recently, they have opened a store, and I thought ah ha! Now I can buy a black shirt....but no, they just have one color.  So...the wheels s...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 16:10:15 PST
Giant Inflatable Robot
Giant Inflatable Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> otherlab Otherlab has been doing a lot of inflatable fabrication lately, and we thought it was about time to write an Instructable about it.  What better subject to inflatable-ize than the Instructables robot itself?  Here's the high level view of the fabrication process. Design 3D model and decompose into...
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 12:02:39 PST
7FT Gundam - Ultimate Papercraft visualspicer After burning my 4FT Freedom Gundam papercraft in 2010 I was determined to create a bigger and better replacement. This 7FT Gundam Mk-2 papercraft became the result of my goal, made up of 1250 parts on 720 pages, for a total paper weight of 10lb (4.5kg). Using time-lapse photography, video editing ...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 22:49:19 PST
Halloween Robot Quilted Wall Hanging lizzyastro I made this quilted wall hanging based on Jonnybo111's drawing. First I taped the drawing to a window and traced through on the back of the paper - this reversed all the parts. Then I traced each part onto bondaweb, a heat fusible adhesive that comes as paper-backed sheets, cut each shape out roug...
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Sun, 30 Oct 2011 09:44:03 PDT
Comic character clay bead necklace (with homemade clay)
Comic character clay bead necklace (with homemade clay) - More DIY How To Projects]]> xxxxlemonxxxx This is a clay bead necklace that features some of my favorite comic book characters: Garfield & Odie, Snoopy & Woodchuck, Hello KItty, the Angry Birds (not really a comic book character but I love them!), and even the Instructables Robot. This project is a lot of fun to make with kids and its fairl...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 03:57:01 PDT
Geek Earrings: Instructables Robot, Totoro, Gir, Triforce, and Wiimotes!
Geek Earrings: Instructables Robot, Totoro, Gir, Triforce, and Wiimotes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilygraceking I wanted to make some very personalized and funky earrings to give to my little sister. She loves all the classics--Zelda, Totoro, Nintendo, Invader Zim, Robots, etc., and generally loves to wear anything that screams loud and proud to the world "I LOVE THIS STUFF!!" While her backpack, t-shirts, sh...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 23:49:27 PDT
I ROBOT.(My yellow Friend). Mr.Sanchez Instructables robot is the best friend you could Have so as a tribute to this Yellow friend all of us love ,I dare to make something with stuff from my own home.This is my Humble version of the Instructables Robot, I hope you like it rated and vote.Check the Update... Hat styles.!!!
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Fri, 3 Jun 2011 13:28:03 PDT
Crochet silly eggs
Crochet silly eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> zwijnie A fun little crochet project containing an egg, a chick and a robot. Made for the egg contest. So if you like it, give it a vote. What you need A list of all the materials you need for this project: 1 - Some yarn A ball of white yarn for the egg and egg-shell. Some yarn for the chick (use what...
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Sun, 1 May 2011 08:12:10 PDT
Robot Sculptures, sometimes Jiggly Wiggly always awesome HerArtSheLoves Each robot is handmade by me. Polymer clay is shaped into robotic goodness, beads added for eyes and wire woven into springs that make the neck, arms & legs (coiling gizmo rocks). After baking, multiple coats of varnish are brushed on for protection and shiny delight. Including, "Grungy Bot" series:...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:34:41 PDT
Kids Robot Bed
Kids Robot Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nick Thomas Design Asymmetrical Robot Bed for kids made from 2 sheets of plywood and hand tools. I felt my son was too young and potentially afraid to sleep on a robot so, this example lacks the colorful, painted robotic details I had imagined. The headboard has an accessible shelf or "brain cavity" for holding water ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2011 15:02:54 PDT
Outrageous Christmas Decorations
Outrageous Christmas Decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> dstagec This tradition started 5 years ago when we moved into our new home in Brooklyn NY.  The neighborhood wasn't very festive during the holidays.  About 2 people put out decorations and it was usually a few strings of mini-lights.  We decided to go all out and make it as fun and festive as possible. We...
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 12:47:09 PST
DIY Instructables Necklace
DIY Instructables Necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> Emsaid In this instructable I will show you how to make an instructables robot necklace, this project can be completed in about an hour, and looks great when completed! this can also be added to your Halloween Costume You will need : -A small pieces of aluminum metal -Coping saw -Robot picture -Permanen...
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Tue, 19 Oct 2010 18:10:12 PDT