Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:18:04 PST BLOX v1.01 Minecraft Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Magnets/
Minecraft Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/1Q95/I3TH7ABF/FX01Q95I3TH7ABF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/1Q95/I3TH7ABF/FX01Q95I3TH7ABF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/1Q95/I3TH7ABF/FX01Q95I3TH7ABF.SMALL.jpg Namisuke Can't afford expensive Lego, need a new idea for students/children, or just love Minecraft? Well, look no further! I originally created these for my English board when I was an Assistant Language Teacher in Japan. Attached are photos of these pieces in use at a Japanese high school. Included in this...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:35:23 PST
Rockabilly Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Rockabilly-Guitar/
Rockabilly Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/I6IV/I3TH6JVH/FLII6IVI3TH6JVH.SMALL.jpg SimonF3 A while ago I inherited a DeArmond X-135 from the estate of my dear friend (and phenomenal musician) Martin Smith, with whom I used to play in the Oxford-based rockabilly band, the Sugar Creek Trio. Martin was an exceptional drummer, but had also amassed a collection of various other instruments, i...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:56:53 PST
Swing - Development and Prototyping http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-Development-and-Prototyping/
Swing - Development and Prototyping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/WBFT/I3PJT9RS/FW6WBFTI3PJT9RS.SMALL.jpg amy.beaulisch In this instructable I will show you how to make a swing. There are a few things we need to conciser while making a swing.- It has to be lightweighted (max 5kg)- It needs to be portable- It has to be easy to put on and take down- It needs to fit on every branch. Make a design First of all we need...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:46:11 PST
Dancing Baby Groot http://www.instructables.com/id/Dancing-Baby-Groot/
Dancing Baby Groot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/L84Z/I3PJPJ08/FHXL84ZI3PJPJ08.SMALL.jpg kmmonk Here is what my finished dancing baby Groot looks like! Now lets take a look at how we got here. Also worth noting, Groot was hand knit by Lauren Mocilac, she does fabulous work and she also takes requests! The Original This was the original toy I got. I couldn't find the original "movin' and gro...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:58:00 PST
Custom Uncle owen and Aunt Beru Star Wars charred body figure. http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Uncle-owen-and-Aunt-Beru-Star-Wars-charred-/
Custom Uncle owen and Aunt Beru Star Wars charred body figure. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/YG8V/I3PJNLGH/FWLYG8VI3PJNLGH.SMALL.jpg backwards lamb As some of you reading this might know, I'm a little bit fond of the film franchise Star Wars., and so is my fiancée.We love the toys that were produced for the original films and have collected them i recent years (after my childhood collection went as dust to the wind in many house moves) i have b...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:46:45 PST
Infinity ∞ Gauntlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Gauntlet/
Infinity ∞ Gauntlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/FR0W/I3PRJMBX/F46FR0WI3PRJMBX.SMALL.jpg zymurgeneticist You all know the story, boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl, boy collects all the Infinity Gems to make the Infinity Gauntlet and becomes near omnipotent to impress girl... Well that's the story if the boy is Thanos and the girl is Death and you're gearing up for the largest grossing theatr...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:23:58 PST
Custom Light Up Game Board for BattleCON http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Light-Up-Game-Board-for-BattleCON/
Custom Light Up Game Board for BattleCON - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KFGS/I3KCFPPW/FLTKFGSI3KCFPPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KFGS/I3KCFPPW/FLTKFGSI3KCFPPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLT/KFGS/I3KCFPPW/FLTKFGSI3KCFPPW.SMALL.jpg UnderwaterQuestionMark This is a project I did as a final for one of my classes this semester. It's a game board that lights up when you put pieces on it, and the light is different depending on what color piece is on it. This board is specifically built for a board game called BattleCON. BattleCON is (mainly) a two-playe...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:27:42 PST
DIY Stuffed Baymax from Disney's Big Hero 6 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stuffed-Baymax-from-Big-Hero-6/
DIY Stuffed Baymax from Disney's Big Hero 6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/1PCZ/I3KCCTWW/F4Y1PCZI3KCCTWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/1PCZ/I3KCCTWW/F4Y1PCZI3KCCTWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/1PCZ/I3KCCTWW/F4Y1PCZI3KCCTWW.SMALL.jpg moonparlance Baymax, the loveable, puffy marshmallow-looking robot from "Big Hero 6", is a great project for people with fairly basic sewing skills, I think. I made this as a gift for a friend and she loved it! She said it was super huggable. Materials and pattern You will need: white fabric. I used 1/2 ya...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:02:20 PST
Emergency Whiskey Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Whiskey-Kit/
Emergency Whiskey Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/WJVN/I3H59BD1/FYAWJVNI3H59BD1.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” – Mark TwainWell said Mr Twain. It’s the times that you don’t have any whiskey that you want it the most though! This emergency whisky kit will ensure that there’s always a little whiskey on hand. Included in the kit is ...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:20:39 PST
Moving Minecraft Characters http://www.instructables.com/id/Moving-Minecraft-Characters/
Moving Minecraft Characters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYKJ/I3H580RE/FA8PYKJI3H580RE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYKJ/I3H580RE/FA8PYKJI3H580RE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/PYKJ/I3H580RE/FA8PYKJI3H580RE.SMALL.jpg CraftyRobot Make your own moving Creeper, Zombie and Steve from Minecraft. Watch, chases fights and other madness. What you need The templates for Man (Steve) Monster (Creeper) and Zombie (Zombie) printed onto card of approximately 300 gsm3 Fizzbits, or make your own vibration module.Glue (I use UHU but PVA ...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 07:35:02 PST
Heirloom Rocking Horse http://www.instructables.com/id/Heirloom-Rocking-Horse/
Heirloom Rocking Horse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/KKJL/I3KC1TS6/FJ1KKJLI3KC1TS6.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 My only nephew is turning two right after Christmas. I've been thinking that my window of opportunity for making him gifts that he actually likes is probably closing pretty fast. I imagine in a year or two he will only want video games or electronics, and I'm a wood man...Alas. I had better make the...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:25:08 PST
DIY Guitar Capo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-Capo/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:39:30 PST
Make a musical cardboard guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-musical-cardboard-guitar/
Make a musical cardboard guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/LDX6/I3H4UI1U/FJJLDX6I3H4UI1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/LDX6/I3H4UI1U/FJJLDX6I3H4UI1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/LDX6/I3H4UI1U/FJJLDX6I3H4UI1U.SMALL.jpg BareConductive In this tutorial we will guide you through the steps of making your very own MIDI cardboard guitar!We've provided you with the templates and step-by-step images, but there's no reason you should let our design limit your imagination. You can always change the design or materials and make a different...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:54:06 PST
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Sew-and-Embroider-Links-Scarf-from-Hyrule-W/
How to Sew and Embroider Link's Scarf from Hyrule Warriors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/0JPS/I3H4TTMU/FMU0JPSI3H4TTMU.SMALL.jpg Namisuke Materials:1m blue fabric (quilting fabric works well)If you are making this for a child, you can use less fabric. Simply measure from the shoulder down to where you want the scarf to end. Half the fabric will dangle from the shoulder and half will wrap around the shoulders and chest. If you’re ma...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:48:01 PST
Pepakura Alien Queen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pepakura-Alien-Queen/
Pepakura Alien Queen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/PVAM/I3H6VGA1/FTYPVAMI3H6VGA1.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong Some of you may have seen my Alien Queen costume back in October for the Halloween costume contest. The response was fantastic, not just here, but on many other wonderfully nerdy sites like Kotaku, MAKE, and Fashionably Geeky. I was brand new to Instructables at the time and didn't realize how det...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:30:10 PST
LED Animal Balancing Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Animal-Balancing-Blocks/
LED Animal Balancing Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/01GG/I3GX7UE3/FHC01GGI3GX7UE3.SMALL.jpg lxfmm8 LED Animal Balancing Blocks allow you to pile and balance them, light them up however you want.Materials Used:1. Bristol board2. Thick paper board3. White glue stick4. Double-sided tape5. Elmer’s white glue6. Copper tape7. Cell batteries and battery holders8. Conductive fabric9. Conductive Ink10. Pr...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 22:51:12 PST
The Useless Candle (A Candle That Blows Itself Out) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Useless-Candle-A-Candle-That-Blows-Itself-Out/
The Useless Candle (A Candle That Blows Itself Out) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHN/TB00/I3FOERK0/FHNTB00I3FOERK0.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos A while back, I saw "The Most Useless Machine" by Instructables user Frivolous Engineering. This is a machine whose only function is to turn itself off. When you flip the power switch to turn it on, an arm pops out of the box and turns the power switch back off. I love the hilarious absurdity o...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:40:17 PST
Olaf Build-a-Snowman Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/Olaf-Build-a-Snowman-Plush/
Olaf Build-a-Snowman Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/18S7/I3DQHORR/FV518S7I3DQHORR.SMALL.jpg LD_P Even though the film has been out for over a year now, Frozen is still as popular as ever. This cute Olaf plush is made with velcro pieces that allow you to take him apart and put him back together, just like he's always falling apart in the movie - so, do you want to build a snowman? Watch the vide...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 06:48:30 PST
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Airplane-from-3D-model-to-parade-costume/
Cardboard Airplane - from 3D model to parade costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUQ/XOWG/I3DQGHJG/FUQXOWGI3DQGHJG.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Inspired by Aidan Chopra's cardboard Grumman F4F-4 costume, we decided to make cardboard airplanes for YuKonstruct's entry in this year's Winterval Santa Clause Parade.We used free cardboard and YuKonstruct's Epilog laser to make the planes and they were a huge hit with the kids and everyone watchin...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 22:52:18 PST
Travel Practice Guitar (with video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Travel-Practice-Guitar-with-video/
Travel Practice Guitar (with video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/9U0O/I3BHBGMG/F199U0OI3BHBGMG.SMALL.jpg WilliamD6 This is a very simple nylon string guitar for practicing when you need a minimal-size, quiet guitar, like in a hotel room etc. It's made by chopping up a cheap guitar, so the scale length, neck width, etc. is the same as the original guitar, only it is very quiet because the resonance box of the gui...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 07:05:14 PST
Mario Mural http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Mural/
Mario Mural - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/U9TY/I395KN35/FEAU9TYI395KN35.SMALL.jpg CoryH This is a Mario Brothers Mural I made for my 8th Grade math class. The goal was to create an interesting display that was of high interest to the students but also serves as a teaching tool for various concepts. The end result was turning what was once a blank white wall into and great display and...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:04:57 PST
Popsicle Stick Rubber Band Gun "Escalator Action" http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Rubber-Band-Gun-Escalator-Action/
Popsicle Stick Rubber Band Gun "Escalator Action" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ZQJB/I3A1OH5L/FZTZQJBI3A1OH5L.SMALL.jpg ultihacker This gun is inspired by the following video by oggcraft:I have attempted to simplify the design for construction with minimal materials. Readers are encouraged to come up with unique designs as this instructable aims to serve mainly as a guide. The images shown are of a completed gun and thus may al...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 10:23:21 PST
Full scale Fighter Jet Cockpit from cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-scale-Fighter-Jet-Cockpit-from-cardboard/
Full scale Fighter Jet Cockpit from cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/Q4F5/I34DWLKB/FS8Q4F5I34DWLKB.SMALL.jpg Don Walker Here is my project of cheap, durable, gluelles, assemble dissasemble and hope that kick-ass looking fighter jet cockpit, on which i am working more than two years and finally i can say that is ready to hit your man's caves. I am animator and graphic artist, so i payed attention for details, promo vi...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:13:19 PST
Stack of Macarons Costume -- Easy Sewing http://www.instructables.com/id/Stack-of-Macarons-Costume-Easy-Sewing/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:12:55 PST
elven archer http://www.instructables.com/id/elven-archer/
elven archer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/V1ND/I2D6LOCG/FY1V1NDI2D6LOCG.SMALL.jpg eric.bullock.98 Went to goodwill and found clothes that looked like they could be reconstructed into a cape, boots, and gauntlets.. The cape I split the big velvety dress in half, cut off arms and sewed up the armholes. I folded about an inch on each side and the bottom, pinned and sewed to create a finished edg...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:20:32 PST
Ikeakade - Hidden Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikeakade-Hidden-Arcade-Cabinet/
Ikeakade - Hidden Arcade Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/8YR3/I36LF9EE/FQQ8YR3I36LF9EE.SMALL.jpg processedmeat Welcome to Ikeakade! 99.5% Done! As a child of the 80's, I've always had a place in my heart for these arcade games that I spent countless hours and quarters on. Some of my fondest memories include my generous dad taking me and my younger brother to the arcade, giving us a bunch of tokens, hanging ...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 23:12:24 PST
Plush Krampus Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Krampus-Hood/
Plush Krampus Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/2RS8/I36LDVE7/FOD2RS8I36LDVE7.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong All I want for Christmas is a cozy winter wearable that will also strike fear into the hearts of children.I mean, isn't that on everyone's list?This fantastic hood is based on Krampus, a beast from European folklore who basically gets a copy of Santa's naughty list and cart blanche to terrorize thos...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 19:28:23 PST
Customizable crossguard lightsaber, from The Force Awakens http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-crossguard-lightsaber-from-The-Force-/
Customizable crossguard lightsaber, from The Force Awakens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/FJ14/I34E0WYJ/FSPFJ14I34E0WYJ.SMALL.jpg le FabShop On Friday, November 20th, we were part of the 30 million people to keep their breath while watching the trailer for the next Star Wars movie.As designers, we were surprised to discover a new configuration of the lightsaber revealed in the now epic (and polemic) scene showing an unknown Sith Lord wal...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 09:49:12 PST
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Mountain-Fossil-Puzzle/
Rainbow Mountain Fossil Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/SQM4/I34DXVJB/FBSSQM4I34DXVJB.SMALL.jpg Dr. Joe Supplies Half sheet of 1/2" marine grade birch plywood. Or other thin wood.1" Dowel 10"3/16 Dowel 1 1/2" Or chop stickWood GlueDozen 3/4" self tapping wood screwsToolsSabre sawScrew driverBench SanderScroll saw Step 1: Craft a plan for my grandson's puzzle. My two year old grand son had a love ...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 20:13:40 PST
Wooden Playing Card Holder for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Card-Holder-for-Kids/
Wooden Playing Card Holder for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/YQF3/I34DX4KB/FR8YQF3I34DX4KB.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert Over the years, some of my favorite times have been spent gathered around a table with family and friends to play cards. Spades and Phase 10 are a couple of my favorites, and I've looked forward to the day when my children would be able to play along (you can only play Chutes & Ladders so many times...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 14:09:07 PST
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Supercade-How-to-Design-and-Build-a-Bar-Top-MAME-A/
Supercade - How to Design and Build a Bar Top MAME Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/TTN3/I327LP01/FFPTTN3I327LP01.SMALL.jpg rghoff Doing a MAME (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) machine build is one of the more challenging DIY projects you will come across in terms of skill sets and tools. By the time you are done, you will have used your wood working/furniture building, electrician, painting/finishing, PC building and, final...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 19:13:10 PST
1932 Ford Hotrod http://www.instructables.com/id/1932-Ford-Hotrod/
1932 Ford Hotrod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/5UUD/I327FO8P/F5U5UUDI327FO8P.SMALL.jpg stang92 This is a 1932 Ford Hotrod I made out of Lego. It features a race flag hanging from the back and a realistic engine. Here are the instructions, enjoy! Rear Axle Rear bumper Front Bumper The engine-Assembly will come later Interior Dash Board Roof Assembly Enjoy Your...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 07:11:35 PST
Electronic Fencing Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Fencing-Target/
Electronic Fencing Target - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/HVGG/I327FF4U/F8HHVGGI327FF4U.SMALL.jpg 22hansen22 How awesome it would be if you can build something that helps you train in fencing and have fun at the same time, right!?, My name is Enrique Alvarez, I am the fencing master for the Fargo-Moorhead Fencing Club and I was tired of seeing my students playing video games in tournaments and not paying a...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:15:26 PST
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-cross-stitch-clock-pattern/
Zelda cross stitch clock + pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/QMGE/I301LY9A/FQEQMGEI301LY9A.SMALL.jpg ExquiseMarquise I made this clock after BunnieBard's great tutorial for a boo clock. All credit goes to her. Thanks for a fantastic idea!I'll shamelessly copy what I have written about cross stitching in my other cross stitching tutorials. If you're already familiar with cross stitching, you can go directly to ste...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:25:52 PST
Color Changing Larson Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Larson-Scanner/
Color Changing Larson Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/EN3O/I2XTTAXH/F0QEN3OI2XTTAXH.SMALL.jpg laserline Video of scanner in action. Yes, I'm rotating through the colors manually. Who doesn’t love KITT, the superhero car from Night Rider? The one with the Glowing Bouncing lights of a Larson Scanner up front. That scanner was so cool, they even filmed a remake of the TV Show featuring it. Don...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:47:18 PST
Propane Pop Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-Pop-Gun/
Propane Pop Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/AL1T/I3BH9J2U/FFZAL1TI3BH9J2U.SMALL.jpg Eric Rocher This fun toy could be customized and decorated to be a prop for a number of different costume ideas. My friends and I made a few of these to play with during a regional Burning Man event in Texas recently. We had a lot of fun with them.This project uses methylacetylene-propadiene (MAPP), a highly fl...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07:56:26 PDT
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
Voice Activated Interactive Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Activated-Interactive-Puzzle/
Voice Activated Interactive Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/FJGM/I2XTQ0AR/F9VFJGMI2XTQ0AR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/FJGM/I2XTQ0AR/F9VFJGMI2XTQ0AR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/FJGM/I2XTQ0AR/F9VFJGMI2XTQ0AR.SMALL.jpg lav214 Create a voice activated puzzle that will make counting fun! As you say the words "one, two, three" the LED lights will turn on one at a time. This project uses a special voice recognition shield (EasyVR 2.0) that programs the lights to turn on only when they hear a word they recognize (in this case...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:39:20 PST
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Blood-Pumping-Effect-How-to-Cry-Blood/
DIY Blood Pumping Effect - How to Cry Blood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/J1XK/I2XTR6QO/FX1J1XKI2XTR6QO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/J1XK/I2XTR6QO/FX1J1XKI2XTR6QO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/J1XK/I2XTR6QO/FX1J1XKI2XTR6QO.SMALL.jpg push_reset Last Halloween I was inspired to get spooky, like really spooky. My choice of costume was a cemetery angel, but that wasn't enough. I needed to flex some electronic muscles and have always been intrigued by the weeping Madonnas. So, I chose to try the effect of crying blood. It's very simple, you do...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:40 PST
Takedown Recurve Bow - Home made http://www.instructables.com/id/Takedown-Recurve-Bow-Home-made/
Takedown Recurve Bow - Home made - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/FSZO/I2XTR4UM/F8LFSZOI2XTR4UM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/FSZO/I2XTR4UM/F8LFSZOI2XTR4UM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8L/FSZO/I2XTR4UM/F8LFSZOI2XTR4UM.SMALL.jpg Corasaurus Rex I had wanted to make a re-curve bow for some time now and I have finally done it!!I made the bow by designing and building my own riser from 3 different types of exotic woods to give me a great look once complete. I used skis as the arms because of the flex and it was much easier then forming my ow...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:02:43 PST
SodaJet Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/SodaJet-Rockets/
SodaJet Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/98IW/I2QU9PM1/F1998IWI2QU9PM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/98IW/I2QU9PM1/F1998IWI2QU9PM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/98IW/I2QU9PM1/F1998IWI2QU9PM1.SMALL.jpg cgarman Launch an empty 2 liter bottle 100 feet into the air with this easy-to-build launcher. Get the 3D printed parts, or a full kit, by backing my Kickstarter before December 31, 2014, HERE. After the Kickstarter concludes on January 1, 2015, you can contact me for parts HERE. Collect the Materials ...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:50:19 PST
Dalek Dome costume headpiece http://www.instructables.com/id/Dalek-Dome-costume-headpiece/
Dalek Dome costume headpiece - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/RKGY/I2XIF56L/FD4RKGYI2XIF56L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/RKGY/I2XIF56L/FD4RKGYI2XIF56L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/RKGY/I2XIF56L/FD4RKGYI2XIF56L.SMALL.jpg joejoetheclown This past halloween, my wife and I decided to dress up as mortal enemies: a Dalek and the 10th Doctor from Doctor Who. Obviously in order to be even remotely frightening to a figure as historically headstrong as the Doctor, she was going to need a good headpiece. Wearability was the key factor he...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:03:56 PST
No Face from Spirited Away Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Face-from-Sprited-Away-Costume/
No Face from Spirited Away Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/LBIP/I2TG4ASI/F49LBIPI2TG4ASI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/LBIP/I2TG4ASI/F49LBIPI2TG4ASI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/LBIP/I2TG4ASI/F49LBIPI2TG4ASI.SMALL.jpg TheCraftingTeenageNerd This is No Face, a character from the Studio Ghibli movie Spirited Away. This costume turned out to be really cool and I wore it for Halloween. I got some really great reactions from people while wearing it, although not many people knew who I was. The whole thing is put on just by wearing a helmet...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:05:32 PST
How to make a Bagatelle board http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bagatelle-board/
How to make a Bagatelle board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/COB7/I2TQZTC2/FBZCOB7I2TQZTC2.SMALL.jpg timcaird One of my favourite toys from visiting my gran when I was young was her bagatelle board. It was always my go-to toy! Especially as there were so many ball traps and bumpers to bounce off.Check out the video guide below and the step by step instructions here.Let's get started! Grab what you need! ...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:47:40 PST
Voldemort's wand http://www.instructables.com/id/Voldemorts-wand/
Voldemort's wand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/8V5B/I2TFZPSI/FW78V5BI2TFZPSI.SMALL.jpg _Cybertooth_ Follow these instructions to make your very own... Dark Lord wand. Items You will need:- Polymer clay- Sculpting tools- Microwave oven- Hot glue gun- X-acto knife- Chopsticks- White paper- Assorted paints Base Start off by gluing the paper on the chopstick and rolling the chopstick to make a v...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:39:09 PST
Fallout 2 Veterans helmet build http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-2-Veterans-helmet-build/
Fallout 2 Veterans helmet build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EBZV/I2S6OCW3/FQREBZVI2S6OCW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EBZV/I2S6OCW3/FQREBZVI2S6OCW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/EBZV/I2S6OCW3/FQREBZVI2S6OCW3.SMALL.jpg riocruz Ever since I read about pepakura helmets, I wanted to build my own. My first attempt was the classic master chief helmet, sadly I was not able to complete it since the cardboard material, I got was to thin and flimsy. My 2nd attempt was an Ironman helmet. Although I was able to complete it, I did...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:36:18 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
Tauriel (The Hobbit) Elvish Daggers - Quick Wooden Cosplay Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Tauriel-The-Hobbit-Elvish-Daggers-Quick-Wooden-Cos/
Tauriel (The Hobbit) Elvish Daggers - Quick Wooden Cosplay Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/ZK4S/I2QU4VGG/F5JZK4SI2QU4VGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/ZK4S/I2QU4VGG/F5JZK4SI2QU4VGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/ZK4S/I2QU4VGG/F5JZK4SI2QU4VGG.SMALL.jpg kylegilbert For Halloween, I made my daughter a Tauriel costume. Tauriel is the fighting elf in the Hobbit movies who has a set of deadly-looking daggers that she uses along with her bow when fighting off orcs.So, to score huge points with my daughter, I needed to quickly create a set of daggers that matched th...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:11:24 PST
Full-size Lego Space Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-size-Lego-Space-Helmet/
Full-size Lego Space Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/44F9/I2QU4854/FPQ44F9I2QU4854.SMALL.jpg sradtke When I was growing up the vintage Lego Space sets were my favorite. This past year, The Lego Movie featured some of these old-school spacemen. I've always loved their iconic cylindrical helmets. I thought it would be cool to make a full-size, wearable version of the helmet worn by the Classic Lego S...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:17:07 PST
How to Make Costume Wings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Costume-Wings/
How to Make Costume Wings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/6VQY/I2P3U80K/FAB6VQYI2P3U80K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/6VQY/I2P3U80K/FAB6VQYI2P3U80K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/6VQY/I2P3U80K/FAB6VQYI2P3U80K.SMALL.jpg push_reset These wings are shaped as fallen angel wings, but you can use the methods in the 'ible to make any shape or size wing you need for your character or creature. I think they would be great for comic book and cartoon character wings.They are primarily made of foam, as opposed to feathers. This is so th...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:47:14 PST