Instructables: exploring - play - music http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:15:06 PDT BLOX v1.01 Small boombox for less than 80 dollars that packs a punch http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-boombox-for-less-than-80-dollars-that-packs-/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:56:12 PDT
Bass guitar made from old water ski http://www.instructables.com/id/Bass-guitar-made-from-old-water-ski/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:19:45 PDT
Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-8/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/ZU83/HXYYGCGV/FLPZU83HXYYGCGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/ZU83/HXYYGCGV/FLPZU83HXYYGCGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/ZU83/HXYYGCGV/FLPZU83HXYYGCGV.SMALL.jpg ichurch1 Three finger box joint using a tenon jig Guitar Throne Guitar Pedal Board UNDER $40!!! My Multiple Guitar Stand Guitar Amp "power soak" DIY pvc multiple guitar stand DIY MIDI Expression Pedal
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:29:32 PDT
Build the MFOs Sound Lab Mini Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-MFOs-Sound-Lab-Mini-Synth/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:36:24 PDT
Squareinator - A SN76489 Monosynth http://www.instructables.com/id/Squareinator-A-SN76489-Monosynth/
Squareinator - A SN76489 Monosynth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/88D6/HXRZNC24/FWT88D6HXRZNC24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/88D6/HXRZNC24/FWT88D6HXRZNC24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/88D6/HXRZNC24/FWT88D6HXRZNC24.SMALL.jpg uhclem It all began a few years back, when a friend handed me an old RadioShack blister pack from the early 1980's he'd gotten at a hamfest - a SN76489 soundchip. Some research showed it had been used in early home computers and video game systems. Could it be used as a synthesizer?The SN76489 is a four-op...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:49:11 PDT
learn some basic piano http://www.instructables.com/id/learn-some-basic-piano/
learn some basic piano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NYR2/HXC4JBP0/FQXNYR2HXC4JBP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NYR2/HXC4JBP0/FQXNYR2HXC4JBP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/NYR2/HXC4JBP0/FQXNYR2HXC4JBP0.SMALL.jpg doodledoos hola! this is a - slightly - impromptu tutorial that will teach you basic theory, and how to play in the treble clef, i.e. how to play with your right hand, and a smaller amount as to how to read bass clef! meet the parents... sorry clefs! meet the treble and bass clefs, above is how they are wr...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 13:01:04 PDT
how to write a simple chord and ostinato based melody and accompaniment http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-write-a-simple-chord-and-ostinato-based-mel/
how to write a simple chord and ostinato based melody and accompaniment - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UG4K/HX8HRR3V/FAZUG4KHX8HRR3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UG4K/HX8HRR3V/FAZUG4KHX8HRR3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UG4K/HX8HRR3V/FAZUG4KHX8HRR3V.SMALL.jpg doodledoos bonjour instructables! in this 'ible I will show you how to write a simple melody and accompaniment! you need some musical knowledge! (if anyone wants a how to on music reading and theory just leave a comment and I'll tell you or make another 'ible) enjoy!disclaimer: I am using the 12 bar blues chor...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 10:47:32 PDT
Comb-zoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Comb-zoo/
Comb-zoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/S9BY/HX6AQX01/FXXS9BYHX6AQX01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/S9BY/HX6AQX01/FXXS9BYHX6AQX01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/S9BY/HX6AQX01/FXXS9BYHX6AQX01.SMALL.jpg shodai-soke A comb is a toothed device used for styling, cleaning and managing hair and scalp. Combs are among the oldest tools found by archaeologists, having been discovered in very refined forms from settlements dating back to 5,000 years ago in Persia. This is to say that the comb has always been among th...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 18:35:00 PDT
Arduino Flute Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Flute-Synth/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 13:58:44 PDT
DIY Corner Bass Traps (Acoustic Treatment) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Corner-Bass-Traps-Acoustic-Treatment/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:46:07 PDT
How To Find Music You'll Love http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Find-Music-Youll-Love/
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:27:20 PDT
Building the Blinquencer- a light controlled random music box http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Blinquencer-a-light-controlled-random/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:08:06 PDT
Simple external tempo control for Korg nano series - tap tempo, time signature, etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-TAP-TEMPO-and-tempo-glitch-to-your-Korg-VolcaM/
Simple external tempo control for Korg nano series - tap tempo, time signature, etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/QF45/HWLD93OG/FTJQF45HWLD93OG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/QF45/HWLD93OG/FTJQF45HWLD93OG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/QF45/HWLD93OG/FTJQF45HWLD93OG.SMALL.jpg OneHarp In this tutorial, I show you how to add a tap tempo control to your Korg Volca Series or Montribe analog synth, using your Android (or probably other) smart phone (or your computer). The secret lies in Korg's "sync" control, which is a simple audio "click" signal. Basically, you record the click tra...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:44:01 PDT
pallet 2x4 turned into electric upright bass http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-2x4-turned-into-electric-upright-bass/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 06:30:19 PDT
a musical harmonica holder for homesteaders http://www.instructables.com/id/a-musical-harmonica-holder-for-homesteaders/
a musical harmonica holder for homesteaders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/NI7B/HVWWNBS9/FV3NI7BHVWWNBS9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/NI7B/HVWWNBS9/FV3NI7BHVWWNBS9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV3/NI7B/HVWWNBS9/FV3NI7BHVWWNBS9.SMALL.jpg mistic Introduction- Homesteaders like to play a harmonica hands free. They then then play other instruments along with the harmonica. Make this holder in 2 hours. cost about $4.00 for the wire frame and aluminum sheet.You will need a hacksaw and pliers and screw driver. You can use ordinary 6-32 machin...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 21:54:27 PDT
How to Write a Country Song http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-Country-Song/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 18:39:04 PDT
How To Hold Four Mallets Using Stevens Grip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Hold-Four-Mallets-Using-Stevens-Grip/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 13:31:18 PDT
How to make a PVC Pipe Organ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-PVC-Pipe-Organ/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 06:47:14 PDT
A Homemade DIY Bass Recorder for about $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Homemade-DIY-Bass-Recorder-for-about-20/
A Homemade DIY Bass Recorder for about $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/E40F/HUYBCX0B/F3EE40FHUYBCX0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/E40F/HUYBCX0B/F3EE40FHUYBCX0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/E40F/HUYBCX0B/F3EE40FHUYBCX0B.SMALL.jpg sngai This Instructable is a smaller version of another of my Instructables, "A Homemade DIY Great Bass (ie Viola-Range) Recorder for $30-40" (http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Great-Bass...). If you are interested in pursuing the current Bass project, please first read through the other Great Bass ...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 15:29:39 PDT
Band for Raving http://www.instructables.com/id/Band-for-Raving/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 15:43:44 PDT
DIY High Quality iPod Line Out Dock (LOD) Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-High-Quality-iPod-Line-Out-Dock-LOD-Cable/
DIY High Quality iPod Line Out Dock (LOD) Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/460I/HURHTIC2/FLB460IHURHTIC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/460I/HURHTIC2/FLB460IHURHTIC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/460I/HURHTIC2/FLB460IHURHTIC2.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 First off, let me start by saying I'm definitely no expert when it comes to audio/hi-fi equipment. That being said, I still want to have a high end setup at home. I think that people can sometimes underestimate the importance of the cables they use to connect their stereo components. After all, yo...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 09:27:28 PDT
Curiosibot http://www.instructables.com/id/Curiosibot-1/
Curiosibot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/6P14/HURHSEM8/F5C6P14HURHSEM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/6P14/HURHSEM8/F5C6P14HURHSEM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/6P14/HURHSEM8/F5C6P14HURHSEM8.SMALL.jpg pierluigi8 This project is based on Arduino and is controlled my Max/MSPCuriosibot is basically a Robot that can play a percutive instrument, in this case the Crotales, and it can be control by any program that runs MIDI via Max/MSP. It play the instrument via the hit of a solenoid under the Crotales and creat...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 04:09:54 PDT
How to Read Music http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Read-Music/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 22:18:54 PDT
How to Create / Edit Drum Patterns in Ableton http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Edit-Drum-Patterns-in-Ableton/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:20:39 PDT
New! Rosette Diamond BridgeBeads For Classical Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Rosette-Diamond-BridgeBeads-For-Classical-Guit/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:44:15 PDT
How to get pumped before a basketball game. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-pumped-before-a-basketball-game/
How to get pumped before a basketball game. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/2A0T/HU0595UU/FNL2A0THU0595UU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/2A0T/HU0595UU/FNL2A0THU0595UU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/2A0T/HU0595UU/FNL2A0THU0595UU.SMALL.jpg Tyreew32 Do you want to get pumped before a basketball game? Listening with an iPod or a iPad could get you more pump for your big game. Getting pumped It could get you excited,sad,hyper,and pump for your game. If you listen to music it gets you stoked. In the game you will be ready to play. Follow the ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:38:24 PDT
How to Write a Major Scale in Music http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-a-Major-Scale-in-Music/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 13:27:18 PDT
DIY Ukulele Hanger - The Uke Sling http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ukulele-Hanger-The-Uke-Sling/
DIY Ukulele Hanger - The Uke Sling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/7158/HTLE997A/FNM7158HTLE997A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/7158/HTLE997A/FNM7158HTLE997A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/7158/HTLE997A/FNM7158HTLE997A.SMALL.jpg UK Ukee I developed this after frustratingly snapping another shoelace and after all these years of having no good use for the long bit of shoelace left over (tight huh). At last I’ve found a useful, recycling, eco-friendly way of using those old shoelaces as a handy Budget Ukulele Hanger… I called it the...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:13:51 PDT
Basics Of Guitar Playing http://www.instructables.com/id/Basics-Of-Guitar-Playing/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 10:46:09 PDT
How to Get Good on Double Bass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Good-on-Double-Bass/
How to Get Good on Double Bass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AWJF/HTDDST59/FZHAWJFHTDDST59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AWJF/HTDDST59/FZHAWJFHTDDST59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/AWJF/HTDDST59/FZHAWJFHTDDST59.SMALL.jpg nattool13 Here, I will explain some good strategies for practicing, performing, learning, and more so you can get good on your double bass!Some background info on me: I have been playing the double bass for three years, after trying the cello for one. I am in the Chamber Orchestra (audition-only) at my schoo...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 16:36:37 PDT
INGENIOUS Way To Learn Piano ! http://www.instructables.com/id/INGENIOUS-Way-To-Learn-Piano-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/4FF8/HTAMJUUI/FNG4FF8HTAMJUUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/4FF8/HTAMJUUI/FNG4FF8HTAMJUUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/4FF8/HTAMJUUI/FNG4FF8HTAMJUUI.SMALL.jpg PIMV I’m amazed! Once you get the rhythms down, you really can sound like a pro! Great fun! Website: Pianoforall.com
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:07:43 PDT
Paper Record Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Record-Player/
Paper Record Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/G828/HT559NPQ/FUZG828HT559NPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/G828/HT559NPQ/FUZG828HT559NPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/G828/HT559NPQ/FUZG828HT559NPQ.SMALL.jpg plugable Wondering around the university I found a suspicious "Top Secret" cardboard folder, probably another cheap ad to attract students. To my surprise, it turned out to be a cardboard turntable, made to manually reproduce a 45 rpm vinyl with some kind of musical puzzle inside. What a wonderful way to r...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:12:30 PDT
How to play Dumb ways to die on an alto sax (chorus only) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-Dumb-ways-to-die-on-an-alto-sax-chorus/
How to play Dumb ways to die on an alto sax (chorus only) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/2GG1/HT3E0CJU/FYW2GG1HT3E0CJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/2GG1/HT3E0CJU/FYW2GG1HT3E0CJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/2GG1/HT3E0CJU/FYW2GG1HT3E0CJU.SMALL.jpg modaawesome These are all of the notes you should need to play dumb ways to die chorus on alto sax c sharp         dumb e                    ways c sharp         to e                   die c                    so  b flat             man g sharp        y g sharp       dumb  g sharp       ways  b flat       ...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 15:50:13 PDT
Tutorial kako skinuti pjesmu s interneta http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-kako-skinuti-pjesmu-s-interneta/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:04:20 PDT
Hymnal-Stay-Open Music Stand Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Hymnal-Stay-Open-Music-Stand-Clip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/SLUY/HSKFD90Z/FL9SLUYHSKFD90Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/SLUY/HSKFD90Z/FL9SLUYHSKFD90Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/SLUY/HSKFD90Z/FL9SLUYHSKFD90Z.SMALL.jpg Envergure Hymnals are a great spiritual and musical resource, but they're designed to be held in hand by choristers, not placed on a music stand as a pianist or organist would do.  They tend to fold in half and fall on the floor because the spine is so springy.  This can be remedied using a giant binder clip ...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 11:17:12 PDT
DIY / Homemade Danmoi inspired metal Jew Harp - Material http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Danmoi-inspired-metal-Jew-Harp-Materi/
DIY / Homemade Danmoi inspired metal Jew Harp - Material - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q9ZM/HSCYARK2/FLUQ9ZMHSCYARK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q9ZM/HSCYARK2/FLUQ9ZMHSCYARK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/Q9ZM/HSCYARK2/FLUQ9ZMHSCYARK2.SMALL.jpg Dr Froggy The Jew Harps I built are based on a dan moi design. Those homemade versions are not as good as the dan moi ones, the “sound” is not long lasting, and the harp is not as stiff as a brass one (replacing the tongue in its optimal position can take a bit of your time). However, I wanted to find a way...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 10:28:15 PST
How to make a Simple House Drum Pattern (128 BPM) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Simple-House-Drum-Pattern-128-BPM/
How to make a Simple House Drum Pattern (128 BPM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/ZGKT/HS5OUTYD/F8TZGKTHS5OUTYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/ZGKT/HS5OUTYD/F8TZGKTHS5OUTYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/ZGKT/HS5OUTYD/F8TZGKTHS5OUTYD.SMALL.jpg NuttinNate Hello  everybody! I have not posted an Instructable in a long while, so today, I will be teaching you how to create a simple house drum pattern.  You will need: A computer Any DAW of your choice (DAW = digital audio workstation) Step One: The Kick [The first thing before actually gett...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:56:16 PST
DIY - Headphones wire length winder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Headphones-wire-length-winder/
DIY - Headphones wire length winder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/W4B0/HRI8XLD6/F6GW4B0HRI8XLD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/W4B0/HRI8XLD6/F6GW4B0HRI8XLD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/W4B0/HRI8XLD6/F6GW4B0HRI8XLD6.SMALL.jpg blyon4 This is an update of my first Instructable, showing you just how many things you can make this cord adjuster out of. I basically raided my junk parts bin looking for things to use.These three examples are made from paper clips, pine wood car wheels, a leash hook, tape measure, mint box, and travel p...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:31:11 PST
Paint your drum kit - by painting your drum wraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Paint-your-drum-kit-by-painting-your-drum-wraps/
Paint your drum kit - by painting your drum wraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/AVOE/HRI93ZAC/FV9AVOEHRI93ZAC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/AVOE/HRI93ZAC/FV9AVOEHRI93ZAC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/AVOE/HRI93ZAC/FV9AVOEHRI93ZAC.SMALL.jpg SPPWR4 I'm the proud owner of a Pearl VSX Vision Limited Edition Pinstripe. When I bought her 4 years ago, I really digged the sound, the pinstripe finish, the set-up and the metal snare of the kit, and so I bought it. However, after a while I grew out of it. She became looking a bit ordinary and cheap. Fu...
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 06:02:10 PST
VU Meter for LED Strip Lighting Alpha http://www.instructables.com/id/VU-Meter-for-LED-Strip-Lighting-Alpha/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/6GWN/HR170KX5/F2J6GWNHR170KX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/6GWN/HR170KX5/F2J6GWNHR170KX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/6GWN/HR170KX5/F2J6GWNHR170KX5.SMALL.jpg A_Teacher VU Meter for White LED Strip Lighting Alpha UPDATE: I am having major problems with the instructables upload images function. I keeping getting I/O error. A major snag I have hit is the current rating on the LM914. Each output is only able to drive 20mA. Running a 3 LED strip will draw abou...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:43:51 PST
how to write short songs for beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-write-short-songs-for-beginners/
how to write short songs for beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VLLG/HR16ZY26/FS4VLLGHR16ZY26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VLLG/HR16ZY26/FS4VLLGHR16ZY26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/VLLG/HR16ZY26/FS4VLLGHR16ZY26.SMALL.jpg marionpixie I decided I would try some thing new. Please tell me what your opinion in this is. Thank you. Materials ♥ a pencil or pen ♥ a hard surface ♥ paper ♥ free time Time to choose Choose or make a topic to write about and write it on the top of th paper and under line it. ♥ Mine is something warm an...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 17:06:58 PST
Digital Manufacturing: Fretless Trash Banjo http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Manufacturing-Fretless-Trash-Banjo/
Digital Manufacturing: Fretless Trash Banjo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S38Q/HQVLD6SQ/FY5S38QHQVLD6SQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S38Q/HQVLD6SQ/FY5S38QHQVLD6SQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/S38Q/HQVLD6SQ/FY5S38QHQVLD6SQ.SMALL.jpg nkirkby Don't have a raccoon hide?  We'll use polyethylene plastic from a food tray. don't have expensive timber?  we'll use plywood, scraps of which are easy to get. don't have frets?  no problem. even better, it's digitally fabricated -- that is, you fabricate it with your ~ten digits.  your fingers. I ...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 13:03:13 PST
Viking style PortaPro custom bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Viking-style-PortaPro-custom-bag/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4JZX/HQV6HEZA/F2X4JZXHQV6HEZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4JZX/HQV6HEZA/F2X4JZXHQV6HEZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/4JZX/HQV6HEZA/F2X4JZXHQV6HEZA.SMALL.jpg Eldalote Hi! Have you lost your PortaPro bag or do you want a cooler one? Lot of my friends (even my dad and grandpa) have these legendary headphones from KOSS, so I decided to make a custom bag for mine. Although I made it primary for my headphones, it can be used for anything!! You will need: - Koss Po...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 10:02:37 PST
Nutty Noise Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Nutty-Noise-Maker/
Nutty Noise Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/U0GK/HQOJ9DSI/F34U0GKHQOJ9DSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/U0GK/HQOJ9DSI/F34U0GKHQOJ9DSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/U0GK/HQOJ9DSI/F34U0GKHQOJ9DSI.SMALL.jpg pocmarck I thoroughly enjoy music. Nearly all kinds, and leaning toward the folksy in nature. I've tried learning to play instruments in the past but never stuck with it enough to get really good. Over the years I found I really like the process of making things (bikes, telescopes, amplifiers, speakers, gift...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:29:36 PST
Drum Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Drum-Assembly/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/VWX7/HQOJ8U37/F7FVWX7HQOJ8U37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/VWX7/HQOJ8U37/F7FVWX7HQOJ8U37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/VWX7/HQOJ8U37/F7FVWX7HQOJ8U37.SMALL.jpg sansari2711 A summer project from a couple years ago, I purchased three hybrid maple segmented drum shells--18"x14", 12"x8" and 14"x11" from the now defunct Icelandic company "Arcs." After a quick coat of tung oil I was ready to attach the hardware. I purchased the heads and chrome hardware separately, and afte...
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:22:23 PST
Build a sound baffle out of your favorite band's T-shirt for cheap or free http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-sound-baffle-out-of-your-favorite-bands-T-/
Build a sound baffle out of your favorite band's T-shirt for cheap or free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KFN2/HQOJJBZ3/FCRKFN2HQOJJBZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KFN2/HQOJJBZ3/FCRKFN2HQOJJBZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KFN2/HQOJJBZ3/FCRKFN2HQOJJBZ3.SMALL.jpg thesesimplewords This is how to make a sound baffle for your studio, man-cave, practice room, or living room with a t-shirt from your favorite band (or any t-shirt really).  I wanted to deaden the sound in my practice room a bit from the bare drywall walls, but I wanted it to be decorative as well.  I used stuff I h...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 22:43:34 PST
Light reactive littleBits beat machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-reactive-littleBits-beat-machine/
Light reactive littleBits beat machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/463U/HQMKX39M/FC4463UHQMKX39M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/463U/HQMKX39M/FC4463UHQMKX39M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/463U/HQMKX39M/FC4463UHQMKX39M.SMALL.jpg GCF In this Instructable, you will see how to combine the littleBits Synth Kit, littleBits Light Trigger module, some household items, and a Bleep Labs BleepDrum to make light sensitive beat machine.  Any drum machine or strobe light can be used to trigger the littleBits synth kit, allowing you to synch...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 20:00:03 PST
DIY Ukelele Case http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Quality-Ukelele-Case-from-its-Origi/
DIY Ukelele Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/T4WW/HQDURVYK/FZLT4WWHQDURVYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/T4WW/HQDURVYK/FZLT4WWHQDURVYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/T4WW/HQDURVYK/FZLT4WWHQDURVYK.SMALL.jpg washo1 I've recently acquired a secondhand ukelele, and is good enough of a quality for me that I wanted to give it a case. It originally came with its own box, but it's difficult to carry around, and by itself wouldn't protect it well. Hardshell cases would be way more protective than just buying a ukelel...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:27:07 PST
Tube http://www.instructables.com/id/Tube-12/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/NWPQ/HQC1N5VJ/FCNNWPQHQC1N5VJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/NWPQ/HQC1N5VJ/FCNNWPQHQC1N5VJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/NWPQ/HQC1N5VJ/FCNNWPQHQC1N5VJ.SMALL.jpg gigin null null null null null null null null
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 04:55:37 PST
Guitar Pedal: Power Supply Extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Power-Supply-Extensions/
Guitar Pedal: Power Supply Extensions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/KKTG/HQ730ML8/FQ3KKTGHQ730ML8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/KKTG/HQ730ML8/FQ3KKTGHQ730ML8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/KKTG/HQ730ML8/FQ3KKTGHQ730ML8.SMALL.jpg conceptualstratagem This instructable documents how to make three power extension cables for Roland/Boss effects units. If you've replaced individual wall warts with a multi power unit, you can extend the distance between your power supply and effects boxes. I chose the vintage RPW-7 to power all micro racks and bos...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 22:19:20 PST