Instructables: exploring - play - offbeat - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:30:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Stomp Rockets! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stomp-Rockets-1/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:51:28 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Shortbow http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Shortbow/
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 05:27:35 PDT
How to Get on Camera in a Live Studio Audience From a Guy Who's Done It Four Times http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-on-Camera-in-a-Live-Studio-Audience-Fro/
How to Get on Camera in a Live Studio Audience From a Guy Who's Done It Four Times - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI7/AG9E/IPPRISG1/FI7AG9EIPPRISG1.SMALL.jpg travderose So you want to get shown on camera in a live studio audience do you? Well it’s actually not that difficult if you can muster up a little creativity. I’ve been shown on camera on CONAN on four different occasions. One time I was on camera for about 60 seconds and talked to Conan and his sidekick Andy...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:37:45 PDT
The Dark Crystal Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dark-Crystal-Geocache/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:54:28 PDT
Zombie Geocache 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache-3/
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:08:22 PDT
Laser Cut Plinko Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Plinko-Game/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 17:59:48 PDT
Golf balls in a Coke bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Balls-in-a-Coke-Bottle/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 12:06:41 PDT
Flying formation of Blue Angels http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Formation-of-Blue-Angels/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 11:50:02 PDT
Steampunk Porthole Photo Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Porthole-Photo-Backdrop/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 18:34:47 PDT
Giant Ant Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Ant-Geocache/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 17:44:55 PDT
7 Projects to Create That "I'm Such a Happy Chewbacca" Feeling http://www.instructables.com/id/Projects-to-Create-That-Im-Such-a-Happy-Chewbacca-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/LNSE/IOHEPHHP/FVSLNSEIOHEPHHP.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Laugh it up, fuzzball!" By now many of you have seen the viral video of the woman who bought that Chewbacca mask and laughed herself into hysterics. If not… enjoy! (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElem...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 11:40:10 PDT
Maneuverable Fur http://www.instructables.com/id/Maneuverable-Fur/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:43:38 PDT
9 Unusual Uses for Barbies http://www.instructables.com/id/Unusual-Uses-for-Barbie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/1KB2/IO1OWTVT/F7L1KB2IO1OWTVT.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Barbie is an iconic children's toy, but don't let her doll-aisle address limit your imagination!Here are 9 projects that transform Barbie from an omnipresent, mass-produced toy into a unique and clever DIY creation.These fun hacks offer a much needed expansion of the definition of what it means to b...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 16:46:08 PDT
Chainsaw Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Chainsaw-Blender/
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Wed, 4 May 2016 13:26:19 PDT
DIY Door Stopper Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Door-Stopper-Geocache/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 19:55:21 PDT
The Giant Spirograph http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Giant-Spirograph/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 22:35:19 PDT
Introduction to hobbyist Lock picking Aka: LockSport http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-to-Hobbyist-Lock-Picking/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 10:27:14 PDT
Little Habitat http://www.instructables.com/id/Little-Habitat/
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 07:33:44 PST
The Lock Box: Lockpicking display & Practice stand http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lock-Box-Display-Practice-Stand/
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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 01:57:09 PST
Compressed Air Blow Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Compressed-Air-Blow-Gun/
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 14:36:37 PST
Hollowing a light bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Hollowing-a-Light-Bulb/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:51:11 PST
How to Build Your Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Dragon/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:59:54 PST
Make a Bauta Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bauta-Mask/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:06:13 PST
Spider Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Spider-Geocache/
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 01:16:19 PST
8 Deadpool DIY Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Deadpool-DIY-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/9N1C/IKRNHFA6/FF99N1CIKRNHFA6.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx Deadpool fans, unite! null null Deadpool Mask Deadpool Tool Caddy Sliced Deadpool LACK Table 2.0 Deadpool Spatula Deadpool Stencil Dead pool makeup Mini Deadpool Swords Marvel Book Ends
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 22:06:59 PST
The Art of Making Junkbots http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Art-of-Making-Junkbots/
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:41:19 PST
Zombie Geocache 2 (the first one) http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache-2-the-First-One/
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Thu, 11 Feb 2016 03:10:44 PST
Zombie Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Geocache/
Zombie Geocache - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3G5M/IKCXAIKR/FJB3G5MIKCXAIKR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3G5M/IKCXAIKR/FJB3G5MIKCXAIKR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/3G5M/IKCXAIKR/FJB3G5MIKCXAIKR.SMALL.jpg Dwarf Exploder This project originated from a previous Zombie Geocache I made. For that project I ordered a resin skull online which cost me about $20. I had it out of the box for about 15mins when one of my kids threw it on the floor and smashed it. I ended up completing that project with a $2 plastic skull and i...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 03:50:38 PST
Geocache Hacks: Beauty Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Geocache-Hacks-Beauty-Shop/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 20:02:38 PST
Tentacle Launchpad http://www.instructables.com/id/Tentacle-Launchpad/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 18:54:45 PST
How to Change the Oil in your RC Car's Shocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-the-Oil-in-Your-RC-Cars-Shocks/
How to Change the Oil in your RC Car's Shocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/C79I/IK7C72ZG/FL9C79IIK7C72ZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/C79I/IK7C72ZG/FL9C79IIK7C72ZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/C79I/IK7C72ZG/FL9C79IIK7C72ZG.SMALL.jpg OrangaCHANG The suspension on your RC Car is one of the most important parts. With proper care and maintenance, you should rarely ever need to replace a shock. Here I will show you how to properly change the oil in your RC Investment. Materials! The list is pretty simple for this task. Hex Bits (Whichever yo...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 13:23:00 PST
How to make a slot car drift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Slot-Car-Drift-1/
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 17:24:39 PST
How to Make a Match Circle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Match-Circle/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 13:23:05 PST
15 Pocket-Sized Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Pocket-Sized-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/HLGQ/IJQ0CHLR/FTZHLGQIJQ0CHLR.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx No matter the size of your workbench, everyone has room to make a small-sized project. In fact when the weather is bad, you don't really want to be working on something massive.Here are 15 projects that'll get you DIY daydreaming about all the big things that are possible when you make small project...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 13:48:20 PST
Log-Only Micro Geocache http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Only-Micro-Geocache/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:52:12 PST
Fifth Element Stones http://www.instructables.com/id/Fifth-Element-Stones/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 14:16:09 PST
Extreme Buzz Wire Game With STUN GUN! http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Buzz-Wire-Game-With-STUN-GUN/
Extreme Buzz Wire Game With STUN GUN! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/BT2I/IIYZ2AGZ/FCEBT2IIIYZ2AGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/BT2I/IIYZ2AGZ/FCEBT2IIIYZ2AGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/BT2I/IIYZ2AGZ/FCEBT2IIIYZ2AGZ.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren My friend gave me a broken flashlight/stun gun. I decided to to the stun gun parts into an extreme DIY buzz wire game! Testing the transformer Inside the flashlight we found and tested the transformer. We applied low voltage to the input and the high voltage output still worked! Bending the...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 08:23:31 PST
Cigarette Rolling Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Cigarette-Rolling-Machine-1/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:09:31 PST
Bruggen Keva Kapla Citiblocks style building planks http://www.instructables.com/id/Bruggen-Style-Building-Planks/
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 16:19:03 PST
Bionic Louise Belcher And Firefox for the rest of us! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bionic-Louise-Belcher-for-the-rest-of-us/
Bionic Louise Belcher And Firefox for the rest of us! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/21C3/IH81F70B/FJS21C3IH81F70B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/21C3/IH81F70B/FJS21C3IH81F70B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/21C3/IH81F70B/FJS21C3IH81F70B.SMALL.jpg Random_Canadian Being Louise in pink as a 45 year old dude is just not right...Yes I hear what you said just now!!!The ears are pose-able and mandatory!I guess that it is time to make this sucker bionic... Super hearing with attitude... What could possibly go wrong???that being said... here it comes.Plus did you kn...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:22:21 PST
Goldfish in a Light Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Goldfish-in-a-Light-Globe/
Goldfish in a Light Globe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/UG9K/IGY25ZU9/FN5UG9KIGY25ZU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/UG9K/IGY25ZU9/FN5UG9KIGY25ZU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/UG9K/IGY25ZU9/FN5UG9KIGY25ZU9.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer If your one of those people who have problems keeping a goldfish alive – I have the perfect solution for you. This project came about after seeing an image on the web of a goldfish inside a light bulb. I have no idea what I was searching for but the image was striking and I wanted to try and captur...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 12:37:33 PST
Superman in a Light Bulb http://www.instructables.com/id/Superman-in-a-Light-Bulb/
Superman in a Light Bulb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/RT21/IGV8L9M4/FODRT21IGV8L9M4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/RT21/IGV8L9M4/FODRT21IGV8L9M4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/RT21/IGV8L9M4/FODRT21IGV8L9M4.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Whilst daydreaming during a particularly long and boring meeting, I hit upon this 'ible. I've put things inside light bulbs before (see this 'ible) and I really like the effect. This time I decided to add a miniature Superman! No particular reason, just thought it would look cool.The miniature S...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 13:02:17 PST
WTF Sticking Out of Trunk Redux http://www.instructables.com/id/WTF-Sticking-Out-of-Trunk-Redux/
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 16:31:38 PDT
Star Wars Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EDMD/II6BZIUS/FOIEDMDII6BZIUS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EDMD/II6BZIUS/FOIEDMDII6BZIUS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/EDMD/II6BZIUS/FOIEDMDII6BZIUS.SMALL.jpg Sam DeRose Does this even need an explanation? Who doesn't love Star Wars! Check out these awesome Star Wars projects, props, costumes, and other whacky things. R2-A4 Star Wars Inspired Papercraft BB-8 Heels Easy $5 Lightsabers Star Wars Han Solo and Princess Leia love! Star Wars themed Wedd...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 14:48:41 PST
Top 50 Beer Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-50-Beer-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/5HW5/IEOP4N3A/FGL5HW5IEOP4N3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/5HW5/IEOP4N3A/FGL5HW5IEOP4N3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/5HW5/IEOP4N3A/FGL5HW5IEOP4N3A.SMALL.jpg xxlauraxx "Once it hits your lips, it's so good!"—Frank the Tank, Old SchoolLove beer? Love DIY? This collection should have something for you. From beer bottle locks to Halloween costumes, to delicious recipes that incorporate beer, I found the coolest beer-related projects on Instructables and put them all...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 16:07:54 PDT
Comic book preservation 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Comic-book-preservation-101/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 15:34:20 PDT
DIY Game Booth for Circus Themed Wedding or Party! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Game-Booth-for-Circus-Themed-Wedding-or-Party/
DIY Game Booth for Circus Themed Wedding or Party! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EUF4/IEFZWGNQ/FQTEUF4IEFZWGNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EUF4/IEFZWGNQ/FQTEUF4IEFZWGNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/EUF4/IEFZWGNQ/FQTEUF4IEFZWGNQ.SMALL.jpg LuLuMcEagan Create a fun and eye catching circus game booth and/or lemonade and popcorn stand out of scrap slab wood and other up-cycled items! Gather Tools, Slab Wood and Other Materials Start with a free or cheap load of slab wood from a local mill. Gather up your chainsaw or hand saws, your screw gun and...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 14:39:52 PDT
Remote Controlled Confetti Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Confetti-Cannon/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 03:55:17 PDT
Bathroom Windshield Wiper http://www.instructables.com/id/Bathroom-Windshield-Wiper/
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 09:51:17 PDT
How to Make a Maker Festival http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Maker-Festival/
How to Make a Maker Festival - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/LIBI/IE0V5XD7/FR2LIBIIE0V5XD7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/LIBI/IE0V5XD7/FR2LIBIIE0V5XD7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/LIBI/IE0V5XD7/FR2LIBIIE0V5XD7.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Every spring, Eureka Factory hosts Gulf Coast MakerCon, our area's largest and oldest maker festival. Our annual Celebration of the Inventive Spirit is a collaborative event through and through, and we've helped other groups organize their own versions over the last couple of years. We'd love to s...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:07:35 PDT