Instructables: exploring - play - pranks-and-humor - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:41:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 5 Second Exploding Popsicle Stick Frizbee http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Second-Exploding-Popsicle-Stick-Frizbee/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:26:46 PDT
apple watch http://www.instructables.com/id/apple-watch/
apple watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/XW7B/HZXYKN6B/FRFXW7BHZXYKN6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/XW7B/HZXYKN6B/FRFXW7BHZXYKN6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/XW7B/HZXYKN6B/FRFXW7BHZXYKN6B.SMALL.jpg pranksgiving Be the envy of all your friends as the first one to own an apple watch. This stylish watch will never need updates, and will tell the correct time at least twice a day.This healthy watch is sure to stop people in their tracks, and Apple fan nerds will be tripping over themselves when you tell them y...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:25:29 PDT
Hidden Money Birthday Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-Money-Birthday-Card/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 12:38:17 PDT
Grow a keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-grass-grow-from-a-keyboard/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:57:21 PDT
Monster Under the Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Under-the-Bed/
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 11:00:41 PDT
Keep Unwanted Visitors Away With a Motion Activated Sprinkler http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-Unwanted-Visitors-Away-With-a-Motion-Activate/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 20:32:26 PDT
Laughing Lady in the Bathroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Laughing-Lady-in-the-Bathroom/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:26:31 PDT
Memo in a Mug Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Memo-in-a-Mug-Prank/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 15:44:33 PDT
Arduino Fart-o-matic toilet humor prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fart-o-matic-toilet-humor-prank/
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 23:10:33 PDT
Trip Wire, Snow Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Trip-Wire-Snow-Prank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/O39L/HTEUCU0D/F2VO39LHTEUCU0D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/O39L/HTEUCU0D/F2VO39LHTEUCU0D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/O39L/HTEUCU0D/F2VO39LHTEUCU0D.SMALL.jpg Von Malegowski This prank is a set up in which a person will trigger a box of snow to fall over their head. This is a very simple prank and only requires rope, a card board box, a place to do the prank and snow (or a substitute such as dirt, leaves, grass etc.) I use snow in the video because that was the easiest ...
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:40:22 PDT
Prank Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-Box/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 07:43:31 PDT
Unlatherable Soap Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-to-Lather-Soap-A-Quick-Easy-Prank/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:38:52 PDT
April Fool's Day pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/April-Fools-Day-pranks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/FZ3A/HSGFRJU1/F9SFZ3AHSGFRJU1.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink You've got less than a month to get ready for April Fool's Day! To help you get inspired, I've collected together some of the best pranks and jokes on Instructables. These pranks range from five minute builds to more complicated drawn out pranks that will drive your victims nuts for weeks. Some ar...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 12:30:46 PST
12 Fun and Easy Pranks http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Fun-and-Easy-Pranks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/MXQM/HWNGFPLC/F0LMXQMHWNGFPLC.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Pranking friends or coworkers is a timeless tradition. The pranks can be simple or elaborate, but are always fun. In this guide you can find 12 fun and easy pranks you can play on people. From gravy tea-bags and hacking a calculator to the classic stapler in jello, you're sure to find a prank that w...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:13:49 PDT
Last Minute Pranks Anyone Can Do http://www.instructables.com/id/Last-Minute-Pranks-Anyone-Can-Do/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2QSW/HTGFBKZM/FEZ2QSWHTGFBKZM.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick It has come down to the wire and you don't have anything ready for April Fool's Day! Don't worry! The authors over at Instructables have you covered. We have lots of great pranks that can be done with little time and supplies! Check them out and don't be left behind this April Fool's Day! null...
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:24:00 PDT
Pre-sliced Banana Prank! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pre-sliced-Banana-Prank/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2011 07:43:38 PDT
Water Cups Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Cups-Prank/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:40:45 PDT
6 Mischievous Tricks & Pranks - for April Fools' http://www.instructables.com/id/6-Mischievous-Tricks-Pranks-for-April-Fools/
6 Mischievous Tricks & Pranks - for April Fools' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/SDIK/HTBIX20Q/FDJSDIKHTBIX20Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/SDIK/HTBIX20Q/FDJSDIKHTBIX20Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/SDIK/HTBIX20Q/FDJSDIKHTBIX20Q.SMALL.jpg The King of Random So you want to cause a little mischief, do you?  Here are 6 easy pranks to help you on your way. Watch the Video! In this video you'll see how to; -Frustrate people who can't live without the remote control -Rig a toilet to leave a surprise on the next flush -Prank a local drive through -Pl...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 08:56:17 PDT
Remote Controlled Balloon Pop Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Balloon-Pop-Prank/
Remote Controlled Balloon Pop Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/7IB8/HT7PBEGZ/FQI7IB8HT7PBEGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/7IB8/HT7PBEGZ/FQI7IB8HT7PBEGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQI/7IB8/HT7PBEGZ/FQI7IB8HT7PBEGZ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Balloons are great for simple pranks. You can pop the balloon and scare someone, or you can fill the balloon with water and soak them. These are some of the simplest and most basic pranks that you can do. But you can always make improvements on an old classic. In this project, I am going to show...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:03:55 PDT
Craigslist Chiquita Banana Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Craigslist-Chiquita-Banana-Prank/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:04:51 PDT
Chocolate Covered Bacon Grease Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Covered-Bacon-Grease-Prank/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:18:36 PDT
$100 'Notepad' prank http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Notepad-prank/
$100 'Notepad' prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/NKHQ/HSRZIT0O/FV0NKHQHSRZIT0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/NKHQ/HSRZIT0O/FV0NKHQHSRZIT0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/NKHQ/HSRZIT0O/FV0NKHQHSRZIT0O.SMALL.jpg dailodai78 Here's a way to prank some of your friends and gets some laughs too. It's a $100 all in $1 bills. Click here for the demonstration of the final product. Materials 100 - CRISP $1 bills (if have money to burn, you can do $5, $10, $20, $50 or $100 bills) padding glue notepad cardboard Setup - G...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:28:49 PDT
Desk Bell That Plays Sound Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Bell-That-Plays-Sound-Effect/
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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:10:25 PDT
Talking Caps Lock Key Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-Caps-Lock-Key-Prank/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 06:40:19 PDT
Prank Juice http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-Juice/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:56:35 PDT
Garbage body prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-body-prank/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:39:45 PDT
head in a jar prank http://www.instructables.com/id/head-in-a-jar-prank/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:20:25 PDT
how to mail Anthrax http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-mail-Anthrax/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:12:39 PDT
photocopier paperclip prank http://www.instructables.com/id/photocopier-paperclip-prank/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:07:40 PDT
Mission Accomplished http://www.instructables.com/id/Mission-Accomplished/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 14:57:55 PST
Exploding Shampoo Bottle Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Exploding-Shampoo-Bottle-Prank/
Exploding Shampoo Bottle Prank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/3AH3/FXR6Z81B/F0Q3AH3FXR6Z81B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/3AH3/FXR6Z81B/F0Q3AH3FXR6Z81B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/3AH3/FXR6Z81B/F0Q3AH3FXR6Z81B.SMALL.jpg Jayefuu This is a great prank to play on a housemate or family member. It involves modifying a shampoo bottle so that when squeezed the top will pop off and spurt a shampoo substitute all over them and the shower (we wouldn't want to waste their expensive shampoo now would we!).This prank will aggravate the...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2009 10:13:42 PDT
Holiday Ribbon Secret Money Container Updated http://www.instructables.com/id/Holiday-Ribbon-Secret-Money-Container/
Holiday Ribbon Secret Money Container Updated - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/0FPW/HP8WYACY/F240FPWHP8WYACY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/0FPW/HP8WYACY/F240FPWHP8WYACY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/0FPW/HP8WYACY/F240FPWHP8WYACY.SMALL.jpg ekelkar My college age son and I talked about ideas for the instructables Secret Compartment and Doors contest on a recent walk. When I got home and started wrapping Christmas presents, I realized ribbon spools would make a great secret container. I was so excited that I woke up my son to share my idea. Of ...
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 18:31:34 PST
5 Awesome Tricks & Pranks With Dry Ice! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Awesome-Tricks-Pranks-With-Dry-Ice/
5 Awesome Tricks & Pranks With Dry Ice! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/8VO4/HKM8YXDR/F8L8VO4HKM8YXDR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/8VO4/HKM8YXDR/F8L8VO4HKM8YXDR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/8VO4/HKM8YXDR/F8L8VO4HKM8YXDR.SMALL.jpg The King of Random You don't have to wait for halloween to play with dry ice.  Here are 5 "non-halloween" ways to use dry ice for tricks & pranks. Where in the world do you get dry ice?  Try searching http://dryicedirectory.com for a location near you. Watch the Video! In this video you'll see how to; #5....
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 09:20:00 PDT
Moosetar (Zoltar) Fortune Teller http://www.instructables.com/id/Moosetar-Zoltar-Fortune-Teller/
Moosetar (Zoltar) Fortune Teller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/UZCV/HGU2PIFX/F26UZCVHGU2PIFX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/UZCV/HGU2PIFX/F26UZCVHGU2PIFX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/UZCV/HGU2PIFX/F26UZCVHGU2PIFX.SMALL.jpg sketchsk3tch This is an animatronics project where I took a toy moose (it was a Christmas decoration that sang "Blue Christmas") and turned it into Moosetar the fortune telling moose.  The moose takes a coin, talks, kind of dances, and prints out a fortune.  This may look complicated, but it was fairly easy.   ...
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Mon, 20 May 2013 23:40:43 PDT
Pythagorean Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Pythagorean-Cup/
Pythagorean Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/DIZI/HF23XH38/FCSDIZIHF23XH38.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/DIZI/HF23XH38/FCSDIZIHF23XH38.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/DIZI/HF23XH38/FCSDIZIHF23XH38.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv In this instructable I'm going to show you a simple way to make a Pythagorean cup. If you are looking for a cool peace of science, or would like to prank your friends, you came to the right place. The special thing about this cup is that it can be used as a normal drinking cup as long as it is only...
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 00:01:15 PDT
The Spilled Coffee Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Spilled-Coffee-Prank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/3VQL/HF23T3T1/FH43VQLHF23T3T1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/3VQL/HF23T3T1/FH43VQLHF23T3T1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/3VQL/HF23T3T1/FH43VQLHF23T3T1.SMALL.jpg bajablue Faux spilled coffee is an easy, realistic DIY prop designed to inspire panic and induce profanity. Just look around. You're probably surrounded by irresistible, deserving targets: The fussy geek-of-a-roommate and his do-not-touch-my PC...  that annoying little sister (who wouldn't loan you 2 buck...
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 09:51:12 PDT
Pringles: Once you prank, you can't stop! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pringles-Once-you-prank-you-cant-stop/
Pringles: Once you prank, you can't stop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/WYAR/HERLZTQP/FYCWYARHERLZTQP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/WYAR/HERLZTQP/FYCWYARHERLZTQP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYC/WYAR/HERLZTQP/FYCWYARHERLZTQP.SMALL.jpg kaway27 April fool is coming so I made this to prank my friends and co-workers on that day.  It's simple to make and everything you need is commonly available at home. Materials: -Can of Pringles -2 Rubber bands (same size, about 3" in diameter) -1 empty soda can -Small piece of card board -About 1...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 08:56:03 PDT
How to make a mini exploding volcano http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-mini-exploding-volcano/
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 17:20:43 PDT
mysterious feet http://www.instructables.com/id/mysterious-feet/
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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 20:01:16 PDT
Shockeration (Modified Operation Game) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shockeration-Modified-Operation-Board-Game/
Shockeration (Modified Operation Game) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/FR6N/HEI47SUY/FR5FR6NHEI47SUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/FR6N/HEI47SUY/FR5FR6NHEI47SUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/FR6N/HEI47SUY/FR5FR6NHEI47SUY.SMALL.jpg Psycosisnine Do you remember that good old board game operation ? I do and its still as fun as it was when I was 8 years old.  I really do have to give credit to a co-worker / friend for this idea. One day out of the blue he walked up to me with this horrible grin that he gets when he has an awesome idea, all h...
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Thu, 21 Mar 2013 20:43:23 PDT
How to fool your friends with a TV remote Jammer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fool-your-friends-with-a-TV-remote-Jammer-1/
How to fool your friends with a TV remote Jammer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/O22C/HE07OY8N/F0TO22CHE07OY8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/O22C/HE07OY8N/F0TO22CHE07OY8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/O22C/HE07OY8N/F0TO22CHE07OY8N.SMALL.jpg pranjal12 Hi! First of all thank you very much for reading my instrcutable.As,we all know that the TV remote is the cause of fights among  us and our siblings(specially the younger ones).So, was my case .I and my younger sister had a quarrel very often over the remote.So, I decided to do something about it. I...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 22:59:57 PDT
Make a Candy Bowl Robot (using a joystick) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Robot-Candy-Bowl-using-a-joystick/
Make a Candy Bowl Robot (using a joystick) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer I don't know what is wrong with my Colombian coffee candies. I brought a bag from my country and nobody wanted to eat. In the office they said they are cautious with the candies because they are used to see crazy and strange candies projects. Even I had to promoted my candies saying "who wants non-e...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 20:26:20 PDT
prank easter eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/prank-easter-eggs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ZN90/HD4VOCX0/F89ZN90HD4VOCX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ZN90/HD4VOCX0/F89ZN90HD4VOCX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/ZN90/HD4VOCX0/F89ZN90HD4VOCX0.SMALL.jpg rocket I had this idea that it would be funny to hide a real egg, covered in chocolate, inside a Kinder Surprise egg foil. It didn't really turn out the way I thought it would, as I couldn't get the chocolate finish very smooth on my egg and it was much to heavy to be authentic. Though sure not to fool man...
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Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:18:03 PDT
air horn office chair prank http://www.instructables.com/id/air-horn-office-chair-prank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/EEBS/HDYZJ9GI/FWVEEBSHDYZJ9GI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/EEBS/HDYZJ9GI/FWVEEBSHDYZJ9GI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/EEBS/HDYZJ9GI/FWVEEBSHDYZJ9GI.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus The office is a great place to prank your coworkers. Interrupt the white noise of typing keyboards and the hum of the photocopier with a blaring klaxon hidden under someone's office chair. This is the air horn office chair prank! Pneumatic pistons under the seat of most office chairs compresses whe...
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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 11:12:11 PDT
The Chocolate Taker Revenge-Inator (Pocket Size) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Chocolate-Taker-Revenge-Inator-Pocket-Size/
The Chocolate Taker Revenge-Inator (Pocket Size) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/V8MC/HCB8T6FS/FYWV8MCHCB8T6FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/V8MC/HCB8T6FS/FYWV8MCHCB8T6FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/V8MC/HCB8T6FS/FYWV8MCHCB8T6FS.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD     It is good to share, but it is bad when people take without asking.  The Chocolate Taker Revenge-Inator (Pocket Size) will enable you to get revenge on someone that would stoop so low as to take chocolate without asking.  It is a simple circuit inside a box.  When the box is lifted, it immediate...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 11:43:56 PST
"Stool" Sample Gag Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Stool-Sample-Gag-Gift/
"Stool" Sample Gag Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/T6B3/HAVGJEDJ/FLTT6B3HAVGJEDJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/T6B3/HAVGJEDJ/FLTT6B3HAVGJEDJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/T6B3/HAVGJEDJ/FLTT6B3HAVGJEDJ.SMALL.jpg danlynne07 This is a  fun pocket sized gift for you to make for the pranksters in your family ( or friends and co-workers) You Will Need *dry branch about  1 1/2 wide & 1/4 inch thick * 1/4 inch dowel *paint or stain *glue- E6000 and wood glue or Elmers *medical specimen container - You might look a little ...
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:28:00 PST
Shocking Mouse Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Shocking-Mouse-Prank/
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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 14:05:01 PDT
How To Shop Drop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Shop-Drop/
How To Shop Drop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/9MQK/H5IRUVIE/FIF9MQKH5IRUVIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/9MQK/H5IRUVIE/FIF9MQKH5IRUVIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/9MQK/H5IRUVIE/FIF9MQKH5IRUVIE.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! "My most Deviant Art Yet!" Merhaba Instructabrarians! One of the things that I love about interning at Instructables is that not only do I get to work with the most creative people in the business on a daily basis, but I also get to work at one of the most creative areas in the world: San Francisc...
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Tue, 28 Aug 2012 15:36:05 PDT
Carbonited Disney http://www.instructables.com/id/Carbonited-Disney/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Z9IZ/H5IRUW27/FG6Z9IZH5IRUW27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Z9IZ/H5IRUW27/FG6Z9IZH5IRUW27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/Z9IZ/H5IRUW27/FG6Z9IZH5IRUW27.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! So my first project I made with my Walt Disney Head was to vacuum form the entire 3D printed object and create a cast accurate mold.  Unfortunately, an issue arose with the vacuum form, namely the size of the object. You see, I didn't realize this at the time but apparently it is extremely difficul...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 14:19:34 PDT
Pepper Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepper-Trick/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 17:06:50 PDT