Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 27 May 2018 01:26:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plot a Hike on Google Earth http://www.instructables.com/id/Plot-a-Hike-on-Google-Earth/
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Fri, 25 May 2018 09:18:53 PDT
Hollow Body Electric Violin With Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/Hollow-Body-Electric-Violin-With-Bow/
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Fri, 25 May 2018 04:38:34 PDT
Working Mini Lego Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Working-Mini-Lego-Pinball-Machine/
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Sun, 20 May 2018 22:48:29 PDT
Spiral Ramp for Wooden Train Tracks http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-Ramp-for-Wooden-Train-Tracks/
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Sun, 20 May 2018 08:48:50 PDT
3-Dimensional Sliding Tile Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Dimensional-Sliding-Tile-Puzzle/
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Sat, 19 May 2018 15:58:49 PDT
Family Exercise Circuit in a Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/Family-Exercise-Circuit-in-a-Backpack/
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Wed, 16 May 2018 11:50:57 PDT
Foam Glider Plane From Cup Noodles http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Glider-Plane-From-Cup-Noodles/
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Tue, 15 May 2018 21:00:17 PDT
A Sociable Bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Sociable-Bicycle/
A Sociable Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8AUX/JH8JBOFH/FY98AUXJH8JBOFH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8AUX/JH8JBOFH/FY98AUXJH8JBOFH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8AUX/JH8JBOFH/FY98AUXJH8JBOFH.SMALL.jpg Ryan110 My wife loves riding a tandem but was fed up talking to my backside. So along with a great friend of mine we decided to surprise her and make us a side by side sociable bicycle. A few beer mats and a couple of scribbles we had a plan and set about the challenge. Finding Materials We Needed two...
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Wed, 16 May 2018 02:35:47 PDT
DIY 20# Weight Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-20-Weight-Vest/
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Mon, 14 May 2018 16:56:52 PDT
Drone Rainbow Drop http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Rainbow-Drop/
Drone Rainbow Drop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/FKK7/JH0TNHUC/FEAFKK7JH0TNHUC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/FKK7/JH0TNHUC/FEAFKK7JH0TNHUC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/FKK7/JH0TNHUC/FEAFKK7JH0TNHUC.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD So Instructables has a rainbow contest and I thought of something cool to do with my drone.....Have it drop a rainbow. Not a real rainbow but one made of ribbons. In this Instructable I will show you how to add one part to your drone to be able to drop a rainbow. I got the kids involved from the ...
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Sat, 12 May 2018 21:24:03 PDT
Office Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Arcade-Machine/
Office Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/UK6G/JH0TPYTA/FIPUK6GJH0TPYTA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/UK6G/JH0TPYTA/FIPUK6GJH0TPYTA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/UK6G/JH0TPYTA/FIPUK6GJH0TPYTA.SMALL.jpg rzinurov For those of you who expected this to be yet another handmade synthesizer case it might be a little disappointing, but today I'd like to share our experience building a full size arcade machine for our office. It was a collaborative effort by a bunch of software developers from Issuu, a kick-ass dig...
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Sat, 12 May 2018 21:23:11 PDT
Custom Dart Board | Laser Engraved Cork Dartboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Dart-Board-Laser-Engraved-Cork-Dartboard/
Custom Dart Board | Laser Engraved Cork Dartboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1KQ1/JH0TL5G6/F931KQ1JH0TL5G6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1KQ1/JH0TL5G6/F931KQ1JH0TL5G6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F93/1KQ1/JH0TL5G6/F931KQ1JH0TL5G6.SMALL.jpg Trotec Laser Canada This week, we're making a dart board out of our 6mm thick Trotec Cork. We're using our Speedy 400 laser engraving machine to create this amazing custom made and unique dartboard. The cork sheets are 36" x 12" in size and come in 4 thicknesses: 0.8mm, 1.5mm, 3mm, 6mm. If you'd like to purchase them p...
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Fri, 11 May 2018 13:17:00 PDT
DIY Interactive Stuffed Animal http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Interactive-Stuffed-Animal/
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Wed, 9 May 2018 14:38:38 PDT
Dragon Scale Dice Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Scale-Dice-Tower/
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Wed, 9 May 2018 12:48:00 PDT
Laser Cut Game Card Box With Internal Hinges http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Game-Card-Box-With-Internal-Hinges/
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Wed, 9 May 2018 12:12:27 PDT
Wooden Shop / Theater for Children http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Shop-Theater-for-Children/
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Tue, 8 May 2018 09:55:26 PDT
Magnetic Chimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Chimes/
Magnetic Chimes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/V698/JGSGR3SZ/FXKV698JGSGR3SZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/V698/JGSGR3SZ/FXKV698JGSGR3SZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/V698/JGSGR3SZ/FXKV698JGSGR3SZ.SMALL.jpg MAGNET TRICKS Instruction on how to build chimes + I added my own magnetic twist to the project Preparing the Chimes I used ∅10 mm copper tubing. Copper is a soft metal which makes it easy to work with. Harder metals will produce cleaner sound, but I personally like the softer tone of copper. I tuned 8 tubes i...
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Mon, 7 May 2018 01:09:31 PDT
Star Wars Monopoly (GlowForge) http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Wars-Monopoly-GlowForge/
Star Wars Monopoly (GlowForge) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OFHW/JGR2250Y/FTHOFHWJGR2250Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OFHW/JGR2250Y/FTHOFHWJGR2250Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OFHW/JGR2250Y/FTHOFHWJGR2250Y.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson May the 4th be with you! Having recently invested in a GlowForge laser cutter, Almost all of my initial projects and pieces coming off the Glowforge were gifts for others. I cut some things on wood, engraved from slate, and even made an multi-level topographic map. However, I wanted to do somethi...
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Fri, 4 May 2018 09:28:13 PDT
Pocket Fidget Clicker | DIY Project for Recycling VHS Tapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Fidget-Clicker-DIY-Project-for-Recycling-VH/
Pocket Fidget Clicker | DIY Project for Recycling VHS Tapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4V2G/JGMJ9350/FYG4V2GJGMJ9350.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4V2G/JGMJ9350/FYG4V2GJGMJ9350.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/4V2G/JGMJ9350/FYG4V2GJGMJ9350.SMALL.jpg FernMakes I have a major problem, and that problem is in the form of hundreds of VHS tapes.I have been racking my brains for a while, trying to think about how to repurpose all of this plastic. On opening up a tape, I realised there are a few - and I'm going to use the technical term here - 'springy things' i...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:42:53 PDT
Stone Chess Board Build From Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Stone-Chess-Board-Build-From-Scrap/
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Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:27:20 PDT
Oogie Boogie's Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Oogie-Boogies-Dice/
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Sun, 29 Apr 2018 11:51:47 PDT
DIY 3D Warships (Inspired by The Q) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Warships/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2018 10:15:36 PDT
Ulti Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Ulti-Buddy/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:49:54 PDT
Riddle Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Riddle-Puzzle-Box/
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Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:46:32 PDT
Pocket Kalimba With Bobby Pins, Corner Braces, and Magnets http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Kalimba-With-Bobby-Pins-Corner-Braces-and-M/
Pocket Kalimba With Bobby Pins, Corner Braces, and Magnets - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VIGC/JG2W0Q2S/FZAVIGCJG2W0Q2S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VIGC/JG2W0Q2S/FZAVIGCJG2W0Q2S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/VIGC/JG2W0Q2S/FZAVIGCJG2W0Q2S.SMALL.jpg CHARLESCRANFORD I have made a few different kalimbas. Some from kits, some from Instructables, and some of my own ideas. I always have ideas running around in my head. One of these ideas was sparked when I was in the local hardware store and came across some tiny corner braces. That gave me the idea to sandwich...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:18:43 PDT
GamePi Zero - the Favorable Emulation Station http://www.instructables.com/id/GamePi-Zero-the-Favorable-Emulation-Station/
GamePi Zero - the Favorable Emulation Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/0SO0/JG6TACI1/FLR0SO0JG6TACI1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/0SO0/JG6TACI1/FLR0SO0JG6TACI1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/0SO0/JG6TACI1/FLR0SO0JG6TACI1.SMALL.jpg araymbox Intro: This instructable describes the build of a Raspberry Pi Zero W powered handheld emulation console.It's an alteration of my first GamePi handheld which features a lot suggestions some users had: Cheaper: around $40 (the first one was $160). Even smaller Powered by a Raspberry Pi Ze...
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:48:20 PDT
Pocket Sized Vortex Cannon http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Vortex-Cannon/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:55:54 PDT
The Gadfly Inter-dimensional Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Gadfly-Inter-dimensional-Ship/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:16:17 PDT
FOAM DOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-DOWN/
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Tue, 17 Apr 2018 05:50:13 PDT
Foam Core Wargaming Terrain http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Core-Wargaming-Terrain/
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Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:16:18 PDT
"Penny" Board From an Old School Desk. http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Board-From-an-Old-School-Desk/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 22:23:06 PDT
Kid Play Kitchen From an Old Computer Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Play-Kitchen-From-an-Old-Computer-Desk/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2018 19:51:30 PDT
Wooden Kazoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Kazoo/
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Sat, 14 Apr 2018 05:32:00 PDT
Guitar Pedal Board - Under $30 http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Board-Under-30/
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:01:50 PDT
GamePi XS - the Plug'n'Play Emulation Station http://www.instructables.com/id/GamPi-XS-the-PlugnPlay-Emulation-Station/
GamePi XS - the Plug'n'Play Emulation Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/DK16/JFX0EWIT/FYTDK16JFX0EWIT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/DK16/JFX0EWIT/FYTDK16JFX0EWIT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/DK16/JFX0EWIT/FYTDK16JFX0EWIT.SMALL.jpg araymbox Intro: This instructable describes the build of a Raspberry Pi Zero W powered console all within a SNES controller. It can be used on any display with HDMI. It is powered by a smartphone Lithium Ion battery which lasts up to 3 hour (depending on the emulator running). If you want to run emulators wi...
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Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:35:05 PDT
Chocolate Box Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Box-Puzzle/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:31:59 PDT
Inspiring Speaker Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Inspiring-Speaker-Projects/ https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/BSTP/JFWT7HEL/FRNBSTPJFWT7HEL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/BSTP/JFWT7HEL/FRNBSTPJFWT7HEL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/BSTP/JFWT7HEL/FRNBSTPJFWT7HEL.SMALL.jpg Elaina M 3D Printed Speaker Enclosures (With Lights!) CNC Dodecahedron Speaker Build 3D Printed Horn Speaker Ceramic Speakers Mini Solar Power Bank Speaker Firefly Jar Portable Bluetooth Speakers T-Rex PA Speaker Portable Bluetooth Speaker DIY Mini Bluetooth Speaker (Boombe...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:43:20 PDT
WobbleBox Puzzle Box (trick Box) http://www.instructables.com/id/WobbleBox-Puzzle-Box-trick-Box/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2018 12:48:23 PDT
DIY - Car Track Gameplay Set http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Track-Gameplay-Set/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2018 07:34:15 PDT
T & Z Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Z-Puzzle/
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Fri, 6 Apr 2018 13:16:28 PDT
Super Mario Odyssey: Question Block Box! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Odyssey-Question-Block-Box/
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Thu, 5 Apr 2018 12:00:09 PDT
Ping Pong Ball Mortar http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-Ball-Mortar/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2018 22:05:06 PDT
Tricky Stick Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Tricky-Stick-Puzzle/
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Wed, 4 Apr 2018 13:57:28 PDT
All-In-One Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/All-In-One-Remote/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2018 08:22:45 PDT
Make a Simple Guitar Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Guitar-Stand/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2018 22:06:08 PDT
Trash Kalimba Musical Instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-Kalimba-Musical-Instrument/
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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:09:20 PDT
Wooden Lock Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Lock-Puzzle/
Wooden Lock Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/D39B/JEST73DR/FFMD39BJEST73DR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/D39B/JEST73DR/FFMD39BJEST73DR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/D39B/JEST73DR/FFMD39BJEST73DR.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This simple wooden lock puzzle will challenge your mind. You are given three wooden blocks. The goal is to assemble them in the cross pattern shown. I started this as an "I made it" project but since I changed the size and building techniques, I thought I would include detailed build instructions...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 15:47:45 PDT
Barncaster Electric Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Barncaster-Electric-Guitar/
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Sun, 18 Mar 2018 11:34:14 PDT
How to Make Bagpipes out of a Garbage Bag and Recorders http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Bagpipes-out-of-a-Garbage-Bag-and-Reco/
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Sun, 31 May 2009 17:16:53 PDT
Four T Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Four-T-Puzzle/
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Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:41:55 PST