Instructables: exploring - play - toys - toys http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:02:54 PST BLOX v1.01 Connect 4 Face Mosaic http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-4-Face-Mosaic/
Connect 4 Face Mosaic - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/1SQQ/I3VHBXRW/FND1SQQI3VHBXRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/1SQQ/I3VHBXRW/FND1SQQI3VHBXRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/1SQQ/I3VHBXRW/FND1SQQI3VHBXRW.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix This is Connect 4 with a twist. Connect 4 is a two-player game in which the players take turns dropping colored discs into a vertically suspended grid. The pieces fall straight down, occupying the next available space within the column. The object of the game is to connect four of your pieces vertic...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:41:18 PST
How To Make Timbuk Tubes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Timbuk-Tubes/
How To Make Timbuk Tubes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/6MER/I3BHEFJM/FP56MERI3BHEFJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/6MER/I3BHEFJM/FP56MERI3BHEFJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/6MER/I3BHEFJM/FP56MERI3BHEFJM.SMALL.jpg HowToLou Build the perfect toy gift for your toddler or physics student.
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 09:42:59 PST
Cool Action Statue/Figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Action-StatueFigure/
Cool Action Statue/Figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ZVQJ/I32WG2ZM/FUCZVQJI32WG2ZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ZVQJ/I32WG2ZM/FUCZVQJI32WG2ZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/ZVQJ/I32WG2ZM/FUCZVQJI32WG2ZM.SMALL.jpg elisecv This is a super easy tutorial to make your own action hero statue. Good luck and have fun! I'd love to see your results :) WHAT YOU WILL NEED:An old figure/toy(Clay)Box lid(Black) paintGlueSpongePaint brush(es)Painting skills I got this old Wolverine toy a few months ago and decided to pimp ...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:48:33 PST
OLED Magic 8 Ball with Attitude http://www.instructables.com/id/OLED-Magic-8-Ball-with-Attitude/
OLED Magic 8 Ball with Attitude - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/SLMM/I2XTTRU0/FV8SLMMI2XTTRU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/SLMM/I2XTTRU0/FV8SLMMI2XTTRU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/SLMM/I2XTTRU0/FV8SLMMI2XTTRU0.SMALL.jpg e024576 The Magic 8 Ball toy has first introduced in 1950. It answers yes or no questions via a 20 sided die floating in dark blue fluid - whichever side floats to the top is the "answer." In this project the die and fluid mechanism is replaced with an OLED display and Arduino based microcontroller.Operat...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:25:22 PST
Open Toys, hack your veggies with 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Toys-hack-your-veggies-with-3D-Printing/
Open Toys, hack your veggies with 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/F11K/I2S6P0H3/FJ4F11KI2S6P0H3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/F11K/I2S6P0H3/FJ4F11KI2S6P0H3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/F11K/I2S6P0H3/FJ4F11KI2S6P0H3.SMALL.jpg le FabShop The Open Toy project is the result of a 2013 workshop at Domaine de Boisbuchet. Samuel N. Bernier had decided to use material waste from the band saw, such as cork and wood, to create toys by 3D printing small accessories with a MakerBot he had brought on site. He designed six accessories that would...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:04:50 PST
How to make CD Spinning Tops http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-CD-Spinning-Tops/
How to make CD Spinning Tops - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/0IRA/I21RJC4W/FZG0IRAI21RJC4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/0IRA/I21RJC4W/FZG0IRAI21RJC4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/0IRA/I21RJC4W/FZG0IRAI21RJC4W.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove (Watch Video)This is a cool spinning top that will allow you to use some of those old CDs or DVDs you have collecting dust. Just use a strong glue to connect everything or it can break apart. Have fun playing.
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:25:01 PST
B-Daman Speedometer http://www.instructables.com/id/B-Daman-Speedometer/
B-Daman Speedometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O7X8/I20BKJKU/F3SO7X8I20BKJKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O7X8/I20BKJKU/F3SO7X8I20BKJKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/O7X8/I20BKJKU/F3SO7X8I20BKJKU.SMALL.jpg brianfit1 "Dad, is there something we can build to measure the speed of a B-Daman marble?" Now THAT's the kind of question a geek dad loves. This project is built with Arduino, a cheap programmable computer on a circuit board. It allows you to combine readings from things like photoresistors and switches avai...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 09:19:38 PST
PVC Blowgun Revolver - Six Shooter http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Blowgun-Revolver-Six-Shooter/
PVC Blowgun Revolver - Six Shooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/O3LA/I0HYSLFT/FUKO3LAI0HYSLFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/O3LA/I0HYSLFT/FUKO3LAI0HYSLFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/O3LA/I0HYSLFT/FUKO3LAI0HYSLFT.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove WATCH VIDEOThis is a very cool Blowgun Revolver that I designed to reduce the time it takes to fire a normal blowgun. It is made almost entirely of PVC with a couple exceptions. It can pop balloons and pierce an apple from a short distance away. The darts are reusable and will last many shots if yo...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:08:39 PDT
Thomas The Tank Engine Display Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Thomas-The-Tank-Engine-Display-Cabinet/
Thomas The Tank Engine Display Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/TKTZ/I0C8XKTU/FKETKTZI0C8XKTU.SMALL.jpg Mark Ellis A short video of how I built a Thomas The Tank Engine display cabinet for my son out of an old pallet.
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:28:02 PDT
How to make a Kite with household items http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Kite-with-household-items/
How to make a Kite with household items - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/9QAJ/I0945FKT/FO69QAJI0945FKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/9QAJ/I0945FKT/FO69QAJI0945FKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/9QAJ/I0945FKT/FO69QAJI0945FKT.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove (Watch Video) This is a very easy to make kite. You should have all of the items already at your home, so it should not cost you anything. If made correctly this kite should give you a bunch of fun when the wind is blowing.
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:55:59 PDT
Rainbow Loom Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Loom-Collection-2/
Rainbow Loom Collection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/G3DV/I0945YF6/FPVG3DVI0945YF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/G3DV/I0945YF6/FPVG3DVI0945YF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPV/G3DV/I0945YF6/FPVG3DVI0945YF6.SMALL.jpg tde jesus With all the instructables going around about rainbow loom collections, I decided to get in on all the action.So,enjoy! TutorialsByA -Mickey Mouse Charm-Winnie The Pooh Charm-3D Bouncy Balls-3D Turtles-Bows-3D Pencil-Racoon-Owl-Pikachu Made By Mommy -Butterflies-Awareness Ribbon-Wreath-Smiley...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:18:15 PDT
How to make a Footbag Hacky Sack http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Footbag-Hacky-Sack/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:16:52 PDT
Tardis Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Tardis-Model/
Tardis Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/6GMN/HZWJ58B8/FJ76GMNHZWJ58B8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/6GMN/HZWJ58B8/FJ76GMNHZWJ58B8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/6GMN/HZWJ58B8/FJ76GMNHZWJ58B8.SMALL.jpg TheFrankTurk Hi everyone -- this is a relatively easy build for all budding Time Lords and their companions, and it requires no power tools, so I thought I'd enter it into this Hand Tool contest.This model build is absolutely from scratch, so all the materials are very raw. The list below doesn't have any links...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:02:06 PDT
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Catapult-for-Kids-with-Clothespins/
How to make a Catapult for Kids with Clothespins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/R7A7/HZ3YEDCB/FW7R7A7HZ3YEDCB.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a Catapult for Kids (WATCH VIDEO)This is an easy to make catapult for kids using two clothespins, two craft sticks and some glue. It can launch small objects up to 40 feet if aimed correctly. This makes a great addition to a child's fighting scenes between his toys. Have fun and be caref...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:37 PDT
Tips to add a washable “skeleton” to stuffed toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-to-add-a-washable-skeleton-to-stuffed-toys/
Tips to add a washable “skeleton” to stuffed toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/SSAX/HYZ9CUB8/FKOSSAXHYZ9CUB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/SSAX/HYZ9CUB8/FKOSSAXHYZ9CUB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/SSAX/HYZ9CUB8/FKOSSAXHYZ9CUB8.SMALL.jpg Ysabeau If you make fabrics, knitted or crocheted toys or other things, you may need stuff to help them to keep their shape or to be posable, and this must be washable. What I use for my project. This stuff is very easy to find and free if you reuse what you have on your hand or very cheap. You will never w...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 05:27:17 PDT
10 Fun Things to do with a 2 Liter Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Fun-Things-to-do-with-a-2-Liter-Bottle/
10 Fun Things to do with a 2 Liter Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FFK9/HYL0N0PB/F1XFFK9HYL0N0PB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FFK9/HYL0N0PB/F1XFFK9HYL0N0PB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/FFK9/HYL0N0PB/F1XFFK9HYL0N0PB.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove Here are 10 Quick and Easy things to do with a 2 liter bottleWatch Video1. Cut the bottom off two bottles and using a wiffle ball, two people can play catch. 2. Set up several bottles and practice your bowling with a rubber ball.3. Cut the bottom off two bottles and tape them together. Then attach a...
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 23:36:45 PDT
MAKE CRAZY LANTERN http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-CRAZY-LANTERN/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 19:48:36 PDT
Instructables robot chest of drwers http://www.instructables.com/id/Instructables-robot-chest-of-drwers/
Instructables robot chest of drwers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/GV3F/HWS3MSBR/FQ9GV3FHWS3MSBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/GV3F/HWS3MSBR/FQ9GV3FHWS3MSBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/GV3F/HWS3MSBR/FQ9GV3FHWS3MSBR.SMALL.jpg jibrail3 LET'S START MAKING A HANDY DRAWER WITH THE INSTRUCTABLES ROBOT TO STUFF IN ALL OUR IMPORTANT ITEMS...GET SET...HERE WE GO...! TEMPLATES PRINT THE TEMPLATES AND THEN CUT THEM. MAKING THE HEAD MAKE THE BODY MAKING THE DRAWER MAKING THE ANTENNAE MAKING THE LEGS MAKING THE WHEEL...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 03:40:47 PDT
Tiny Tikes Tumbler Batmobile out of a Cozy Coupe http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Tikes-Tumbler-Batmobile-out-of-a-Cozy-Coupe/
Tiny Tikes Tumbler Batmobile out of a Cozy Coupe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/IRX5/HWQN197C/F0KIRX5HWQN197C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/IRX5/HWQN197C/F0KIRX5HWQN197C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0K/IRX5/HWQN197C/F0KIRX5HWQN197C.SMALL.jpg nwgrede I made this Tumbler Batmobile for my best friend Mike's son Mason. Batman plays a special role for his family. Mike's younger brother, Eric, passed away from cancer in 2012 and was a huge fan of the Caped Crusader. The spirit lives on through Mike and now his son too. I thought I would help the leg...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 23:04:12 PDT
How to make a PVC Water Gun with PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-PVC-Water-Gun-with-PVC/
How to make a PVC Water Gun with PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RS8S/HW8T9INX/FNVRS8SHW8T9INX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RS8S/HW8T9INX/FNVRS8SHW8T9INX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/RS8S/HW8T9INX/FNVRS8SHW8T9INX.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove In this video we show you how to make an awesome water gun that will soak everything in its path with some simple PVC pipe. It is easy to make has an endless supply of water from your hose. This is a great way to cool off in the summer heat, especially if you make two of them.
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:14:24 PDT
How to make a Wooden Knife - Simple and Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Wooden-Knife-Simple-and-Easy/
How to make a Wooden Knife - Simple and Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/TZX6/HW8T9J7C/FUZTZX6HW8T9J7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/TZX6/HW8T9J7C/FUZTZX6HW8T9J7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/TZX6/HW8T9J7C/FUZTZX6HW8T9J7C.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove In this video, I show you how to make a cool looking wooden knife with some paint stirring sticks I had left over after a painting project.
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:13:39 PDT
MAKE AN ANGRY BIRD http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-AN-ANGRY-BIRD/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 11:52:05 PDT
Manly Nesting Doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Manly-Nesting-Doll/
Manly Nesting Doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/656W/HW1MAV85/F7Q656WHW1MAV85.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/656W/HW1MAV85/F7Q656WHW1MAV85.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/656W/HW1MAV85/F7Q656WHW1MAV85.SMALL.jpg bmo15_tbear What You Will Need You will need 2 45 bullets, 1 22, 1 9, and 1 40 (mind you estimates you can expirament with others remember safety first First Take one 45 and put the 40 in it Second Then put the 9 in there Third Then the 22 Last Last but not least put the other 45 on top like so ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 12:52:23 PDT
How to make a Blowgun and Darts with household items http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Blowgun-and-Darts-with-household-ite/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/PE7D/HU1RYZBA/FDLPE7DHU1RYZBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/PE7D/HU1RYZBA/FDLPE7DHU1RYZBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/PE7D/HU1RYZBA/FDLPE7DHU1RYZBA.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove How to make a Blowgun and Darts with household items This is a very simple and yet powerful little blowgun that you can design and make using items found at home.  It can pop balloons and pierce an apple from a short distance away. The darts are reusable and will last many shots if you take care of...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:29:14 PDT
Model Plane Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-Plane-Stand/
Model Plane Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/36TG/HTEF7RU6/FWW36TGHTEF7RU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/36TG/HTEF7RU6/FWW36TGHTEF7RU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/36TG/HTEF7RU6/FWW36TGHTEF7RU6.SMALL.jpg darthvadersbro Stand Get a guitar wall stand and put it on the wall. Then hang the tail of the plane on it. Finish!! I hope you like my very short instructable. Please comment so I can make better instructables. Thanks ; )
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 13:12:53 PDT
How to Make a POWERFUL Binder Clip Mini Catapult that can shoot up to 100 feet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-POWERFUL-Binder-Clip-Mini-Catapult-t/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FER/GLTT/HSHDRZV2/FERGLTTHSHDRZV2.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove I have been toying around with the idea of making a high powered catapult with a binder clip, but the design kept eluding me. That was until this design was discovered. Here I am using some jumbo craft sticks and zip ties to extend the arms of the binder clip, and they work great. In the process of...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 08:56:59 PST
How to make a Rubber Band Powered Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Rubber-Band-Powered-Car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/68WD/HS8FTTZU/F7Q68WDHS8FTTZU.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove In this video I show you How to make a Rubber Band Powered Car Back when I was in college my group was required to make a vehicle powered only by a rubber band. This was the design that was chosen for our group. We ended up beating the rest of the class and won a small prize. These can also be made...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:06:59 PST
How to make a Mini Cannon that Shoots - PVC pipe projects http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Mini-Cannon-that-Shoots-PVC-pipe-pro/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/HMTC/HS8FTTX3/F2GHMTCHS8FTTX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/HMTC/HS8FTTX3/F2GHMTCHS8FTTX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/HMTC/HS8FTTX3/F2GHMTCHS8FTTX3.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove Here is a great toy to make for your kids. It is a mini cannon made mainly from pvc. It can shot small objects like dryed pinto beans. In this video I show you how to make it and test shoot it. It does take a little work to make it strong, but it is worth it. The beans can be shot as little as a few...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:57:43 PST
How to make a Mini Helicopter that flies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Mini-Helicopter-that-flies/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/FSWX/HS61B235/F9OFSWXHS61B235.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/FSWX/HS61B235/F9OFSWXHS61B235.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/FSWX/HS61B235/F9OFSWXHS61B235.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove This video shows you how to make a mini helicopter that you operate by spinning it in your hands. Most people have the materials already at their homes so it should cost very little if anything at all. Have fun and be safe. If you want to see more videos like this: visit us at www.specificlove.com ...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:09:53 PST
How to make a Paper Rocket that Shoots - Mini Paper Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Paper-Rocket-that-Shoots-Mini-Paper-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/I0UY/HS61AX5X/FCFI0UYHS61AX5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/I0UY/HS61AX5X/FCFI0UYHS61AX5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/I0UY/HS61AX5X/FCFI0UYHS61AX5X.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove In this video we show you a Small Paper Rocket that anyone can make, even kids. All you need is a straw, two post-it notes, scissors, and tape. This is a super easy paper rocket which can be made at home, at work, and even at school. It is a great way to tag others across the office, or just keep th...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:57:19 PST
Very Easy Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Easy-Cat-Toy/
Very Easy Cat Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/A9QP/HRI92H2X/F2EA9QPHRI92H2X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/A9QP/HRI92H2X/F2EA9QPHRI92H2X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/A9QP/HRI92H2X/F2EA9QPHRI92H2X.SMALL.jpg ElCubano This is the easiest instructable you will ever see. If you have a cat, and old headphones (the small type) you are set to go! Supplies All you will need for this instructable is a cat, and old headphones How to Use It Now, wrap the headphone connection part around your finger, and swing the h...
By: ElCubano

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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:52:54 PST
Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocking-Horse/
Rocking Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/A6KF/HR0AT08E/F8OA6KFHR0AT08E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/A6KF/HR0AT08E/F8OA6KFHR0AT08E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/A6KF/HR0AT08E/F8OA6KFHR0AT08E.SMALL.jpg blanky5452 After finding rocking horses for sail that cost upwards of $200 I decided to try my hand and kids toys for my niece.  All in all I think I spent about $20, not including the paint I already had at hand and extra plywood lying around.  She's been rocking on this little bad boy for over 2 years and ha...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 12:16:21 PST
3 Ways To Keep Decals On Your Toys From Any Damage http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-To-Keep-Decals-On-Your-Toys-From-Any-Damage/
3 Ways To Keep Decals On Your Toys From Any Damage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/BF2J/HR0B468T/FIRBF2JHR0B468T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/BF2J/HR0B468T/FIRBF2JHR0B468T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/BF2J/HR0B468T/FIRBF2JHR0B468T.SMALL.jpg Najmyman100 Have you had a toy that within minutes the stickers start peel off? Well that can be frustrating for anyone. Time to fix up things till its all good as new. 1 Put Clear Tape Over The Decal For example on this Buzz Lightyear his arm decals are peeling off from use of play. Take a small piece of cl...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:50:45 PST
Super Cheap Babydoll Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Cheap-Babydoll-Bed/
Super Cheap Babydoll Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/B4Q7/HPRIDTNY/FFFB4Q7HPRIDTNY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/B4Q7/HPRIDTNY/FFFB4Q7HPRIDTNY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/B4Q7/HPRIDTNY/FFFB4Q7HPRIDTNY.SMALL.jpg Slothfurnace My daughter Samantha had received an American Girl Bitty Baby doll she named Bessie.  The only thing she had to "put her to bed" in was the box it came with. So, she needed a suitable baby doll bed, however, I didn't want to spend a ton of money on a store bought bed.  I decided to build one myself ...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 13:27:58 PST
Balancing Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Balancing-Toys/
Balancing Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/H36S/HP7B1D2O/FQDH36SHP7B1D2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/H36S/HP7B1D2O/FQDH36SHP7B1D2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/H36S/HP7B1D2O/FQDH36SHP7B1D2O.SMALL.jpg hotglue Build balancing objects with corks, wire, feathers, puff balls, washers and other materials. They are fun and sometimes challenging to make, help to get a deeper understanding of balance and center of mass, and watching them move slightly in the air sitting on a perch in your room is endlessly enter...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:00:06 PST
5 Simple Homemade Toys And Gifts http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Simple-Homemade-Toys-And-Gifts/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/0SQX/HOHYEQBY/F0A0SQXHOHYEQBY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/0SQX/HOHYEQBY/F0A0SQXHOHYEQBY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/0SQX/HOHYEQBY/F0A0SQXHOHYEQBY.SMALL.jpg mist8k Here's five simple ideas for some cool D.I.Y toys and gifts. Enjoy! 
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 00:56:21 PST
Play Bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Bottles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/20FC/HO7XIAVF/FF420FCHO7XIAVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/20FC/HO7XIAVF/FF420FCHO7XIAVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF4/20FC/HO7XIAVF/FF420FCHO7XIAVF.SMALL.jpg louboob Use old water bottles etc. Babies & young toddles will love these. Add anything in them! Wash out and dry and add materials and attach lid tightly!!In picture bottles contain....Cotton wool, washers and snowflake decoration, wood sticks, feathers & straws.
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 17:50:36 PST
Stargate Lego Replicators http://www.instructables.com/id/Stargate-Lego-Replicators/
Stargate Lego Replicators - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/DYHM/HLZRD9UG/F0ODYHMHLZRD9UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/DYHM/HLZRD9UG/F0ODYHMHLZRD9UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/DYHM/HLZRD9UG/F0ODYHMHLZRD9UG.SMALL.jpg samartDW The Body Start off by creating the body including the wings if u want but i used the basic replicator from stargate sg1 series The Legs You need to creat 4 legs using 8 blocks altogether the legs will help them look more realistic and can be stuck on the ceiling or walls U Will Need Lego...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:45:32 PDT
Barbie Cruiser / Hot Rod Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Barbie-Cruiser-Hot-Rod-Mod/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SZLP/HM33UY3U/FOCSZLPHM33UY3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SZLP/HM33UY3U/FOCSZLPHM33UY3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/SZLP/HM33UY3U/FOCSZLPHM33UY3U.SMALL.jpg D4N13L94RK3R  So this being my first add to the instructables galleries. I thought I'd Put a Fun bit or trash salvaging. I found this old pink and white barbie jeep with just the back half sticking out of a pile of leaves and other yard debris just piled on the edge of my friends land. I pull it out. The body, s...
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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 07:15:54 PDT
Pop Jumping Toy - Made by Two Expired Credit Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-Jumping-Toy-Made-by-Two-Expired-Credit-Card/
Pop Jumping Toy - Made by Two Expired Credit Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/0T9Z/HJZ85NFJ/FDS0T9ZHJZ85NFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/0T9Z/HJZ85NFJ/FDS0T9ZHJZ85NFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/0T9Z/HJZ85NFJ/FDS0T9ZHJZ85NFJ.SMALL.jpg daddiest I've recently bought a new wallet. It gave me the opportunity to dig out all the wanted and unwanted stuff in my old one. I found some unwanted plastic cards. See how it pops and jumps - http://youtu.be/EpCvYmUK-UE Material Needed Simple. 1. 2 x unwanted plastic cards 2. 1x rubber band 3. some t...
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Thu, 8 Aug 2013 02:10:57 PDT
Combination Toys & Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-Toys-Paint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/TA5R/HIPIPXWC/F4ITA5RHIPIPXWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/TA5R/HIPIPXWC/F4ITA5RHIPIPXWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4I/TA5R/HIPIPXWC/F4ITA5RHIPIPXWC.SMALL.jpg hs1347 The Paint is My Love And now Combination Toys & Paint Step 1:(Equipment needed) 1-1- Sheet Color Cardboard (ORANGE) (1) 1-2- Plastic Black Jeep(1) 1-3- Metal Armored personnel carriers (1) 1-4- Plastic Tank (1) 1-5- Plastic Soldiers (5) 1-6- Lego Soldiers (2) 1-7- BlacK Pencil Step 2:(Performance...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 12:30:36 PDT
Tinker Toilet Paper Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinker-Toilet-Paper-Holder/
Tinker Toilet Paper Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/WUNT/HIGF1O6H/F1LWUNTHIGF1O6H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/WUNT/HIGF1O6H/F1LWUNTHIGF1O6H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/WUNT/HIGF1O6H/F1LWUNTHIGF1O6H.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie Tinker toys may be fun to play with, but they are also extremely useful, especially around the house. Why buy a toilet paper holder when you can make your own at such little cost? When tinker toys meet functionality, they do wondrous things. All you need for this project is a can of tinker toys and ...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 14:17:55 PDT
making faces http://www.instructables.com/id/making-faces-1/
making faces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/RQPR/HIDCP43C/FLXRQPRHIDCP43C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/RQPR/HIDCP43C/FLXRQPRHIDCP43C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/RQPR/HIDCP43C/FLXRQPRHIDCP43C.SMALL.jpg foobear Just sharing a few short videos I made of myself sculpting some little 12" doll faces out of ProSculpt. I like this particular brand of polymer clay as it is denser and holds its overall shape better as you work it.  Once you get a certain part done the way you like it, you can bake that part and t...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 10:00:42 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Toy Car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Toy-Car/
How to Make a Wooden Toy Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/H1YR/HI3U1MVL/FE3H1YRHI3U1MVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/H1YR/HI3U1MVL/FE3H1YRHI3U1MVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE3/H1YR/HI3U1MVL/FE3H1YRHI3U1MVL.SMALL.jpg goodoldluke This is a plan for a simple wooden toy car. Design This is the design for the body of the car. If you right click and save this picture it should print out to scale. The car is 6 inches long and just over two inches tall. Tools Required These are the tools and materials needed: 1. 8" or more ...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 13:51:13 PDT
Supersized Game that is not Jenga http://www.instructables.com/id/Supersized-Jenga-game/
Supersized Game that is not Jenga - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/EYC7/HHS9R1EL/F51EYC7HHS9R1EL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/EYC7/HHS9R1EL/F51EYC7HHS9R1EL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/EYC7/HHS9R1EL/F51EYC7HHS9R1EL.SMALL.jpg artlife This is a GREAT improvement  over Jenga, it has more pieces and it has mallets!. This game is very quick and easy to make.  It is super sized and it can be stacked well over 5’ high. The mallets add to the fun for kids and makes the large size boards easier to move. Materials 4- - 10’ long 2...
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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:31:16 PDT
Potential Energy Road Roller http://www.instructables.com/id/Potential-Energy-Road-Roller/
Potential Energy Road Roller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/THG9/HH2VMW1U/F0JTHG9HH2VMW1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/THG9/HH2VMW1U/F0JTHG9HH2VMW1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/THG9/HH2VMW1U/F0JTHG9HH2VMW1U.SMALL.jpg chaitanyak this is a home made eco friendly toy (made of junk materials) for good clean fun! Rubber bands and springs store a lot of pottential energy. Here we’ll harness the potential energy in a rubber band to drive a mini road roller!. I used to make these back in school.. we used to race them.. because o...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 06:12:41 PDT
Play Kitchen Set from Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Kitchen-Set-from-Entertainment-Center/
Play Kitchen Set from Entertainment Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SMALL.jpg Maylily78 You know those old entertainment centers that are now almost obsolete since they don't accommodate flat screen TVs very well? They make excellent kitchen sets with just a little bit of paint and creativity! Took me a couple of weeks to find the perfect one on Craigslist. Was looking for space...
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 07:05:08 PDT
Never-ending Bubble Bubbler Bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/Never-ending-Bubble-Bubbler-Bucket/
Never-ending Bubble Bubbler Bucket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/TKKZ/HFD1JY99/F37TKKZHFD1JY99.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/TKKZ/HFD1JY99/F37TKKZHFD1JY99.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/TKKZ/HFD1JY99/F37TKKZHFD1JY99.SMALL.jpg phinch this toy creates a slow, but steady foam that just keeps going. Materials aquarium air pump - mine has a check valve. handy for bathtub use. plastic tubing - I used 1/4 inch, but its not critical, it just has to fit the aquarium pump. sponge two nesting containers - I used yogurt tubstwo cable ...
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 20:59:40 PDT
Rope Swing with Disk Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Swing-with-Disk-Seat/
Rope Swing with Disk Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3KV4/HF23QXRF/F6Z3KV4HF23QXRF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3KV4/HF23QXRF/F6Z3KV4HF23QXRF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/3KV4/HF23QXRF/F6Z3KV4HF23QXRF.SMALL.jpg spratjack70118 This Instructable shows the steps I took to make a durable disk seat for the bottom of a rope swing for my family to enjoy.  I looked online for existing seats to purchase, however, the only ones available had a weight limit of 150 lbs.  I happen to be a little over 200 lbs. (I'm working on it), and...
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Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:03:08 PDT
Making Bionicle Animation Puppets for Short Films http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-New-Animation-Model/
Making Bionicle Animation Puppets for Short Films - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/JC1I/HET1EQ4M/FF5JC1IHET1EQ4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/JC1I/HET1EQ4M/FF5JC1IHET1EQ4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/JC1I/HET1EQ4M/FF5JC1IHET1EQ4M.SMALL.jpg ZipplerZap To create an animation/ movie, you have to have a good movable toy  model to work with. I made a working model out of bionicle pieces and tested it. It works wonders. The reason I used bionicles, because I've had them lying around, plus they work great for movable joints. They make great arms, legs,...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 08:05:32 PDT