Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:19:28 PST BLOX v1.01 1x1x2 Rubik's Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/1x1x2-Rubiks-Cube/
1x1x2 Rubik's Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F70/S4UH/IY4Q4XUQ/F70S4UHIY4Q4XUQ.SMALL.jpg struth novo In this Instructable I am 3d printing a 1x1x2 Rubik's cube that I designed in 123D design, using my Ultimaker 3. Modeling I made this design using 123d design.The file can be found at the link below.http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2049198 Printing I printed it using Gizmo Dorks black ABS fil...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:23:43 PST
Desktop Gardening Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Gardening-Tools/
Desktop Gardening Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/6QTO/IY0G33RY/FUT6QTOIY0G33RY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/6QTO/IY0G33RY/FUT6QTOIY0G33RY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/6QTO/IY0G33RY/FUT6QTOIY0G33RY.SMALL.jpg tobeanova This Instructable is to teach you how to make a set of Desktop Gardening Tools. The process is pretty simple and in the end you will have a cute set of tools to impress your friends. You can even take it a step further and build yourself a mini tool rack or desktop garden patch to complete your litt...
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:24:52 PST
Making A Rubik's 1x2x3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Rubiks-1x2x3/
Making A Rubik's 1x2x3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/X9OU/IY0G0FMV/FIXX9OUIY0G0FMV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/X9OU/IY0G0FMV/FIXX9OUIY0G0FMV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/X9OU/IY0G0FMV/FIXX9OUIY0G0FMV.SMALL.jpg struth novo In this Instructable I am 3d printing a 1x2x3 that I designed using 123D design, using my Ultimaker 3. Tools and Materials Tools:-3D printer, I used the ultimaker 3.-Scissors-Cheap paintbrush-120 grit sandpaperMaterials:-PLA or ABS filament-Acetone-The Kragle-Rubik's cube stickers Printing I ...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:26:33 PST
Kids Play Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Play-Table-1/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:05:00 PST
Washboard style percussion instrument http://www.instructables.com/id/Washboard-Style-Percussion-Instrument/
Washboard style percussion instrument - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/101K/IY0FXTJ5/FAB101KIY0FXTJ5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/101K/IY0FXTJ5/FAB101KIY0FXTJ5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/101K/IY0FXTJ5/FAB101KIY0FXTJ5.SMALL.jpg cameron_frost Our new ukulele ensemble aims to perform out on the street during the Castlemaine State Festival this year, but we are distinctly lacking in a percussion/rhythm section. I was inspired by Robin Rapuzzi's washboard playing when I saw Tuba Skinny perform in Sydney. But could I lay hands on one of thos...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:31:38 PST
Knex Ball Machine Lift: Triple Moving Arm Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Ball-Machine-Lift-Triple-Moving-Arm-Lift/
Knex Ball Machine Lift: Triple Moving Arm Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/RFD6/IY0FXI9I/FFVRFD6IY0FXI9I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/RFD6/IY0FXI9I/FFVRFD6IY0FXI9I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/RFD6/IY0FXI9I/FFVRFD6IY0FXI9I.SMALL.jpg Thibault Art Hey everyone,Here are instructions for the Knex Triple Arm Lift (a knex ball machine lift).The lift is quite easy to make and rotates very smooth when the instructions are carefully followed. As you can see by the title, the lift makes 3 separate movements when only 1 (6V) motor with 2 dubble A batt...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:02:15 PST
Folding Table Tennis top for outside table http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Table-Tennis-Top-for-Outside-Table/
Folding Table Tennis top for outside table - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/OQDD/IXUQPWVF/FKAOQDDIXUQPWVF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/OQDD/IXUQPWVF/FKAOQDDIXUQPWVF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/OQDD/IXUQPWVF/FKAOQDDIXUQPWVF.SMALL.jpg RobRay78 The idea started by me staring at our outside table after work one evening and thinking "wow, this table takes up a lot of space - this space would have been perfect for a pool table!". One or two beers later, and thoughts went from pool table to table tennis table. I looked up the dimensions of a t...
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:35:37 PST
Rehab and Upgrades for a Fender Squire Strat - Plus Two Knob Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Rehab-and-Upgrades-for-a-Fender-Squire-Strat-Plus-/
Rehab and Upgrades for a Fender Squire Strat - Plus Two Knob Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPYY/IXUQN4TM/FYIFPYYIXUQN4TM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPYY/IXUQN4TM/FYIFPYYIXUQN4TM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/FPYY/IXUQN4TM/FYIFPYYIXUQN4TM.SMALL.jpg fishpotpete This Instructable involves setting up an inexpensive Squire Bullet Stratocaster to serve as a dedicated slide guitar and something I could use to play with alternative tunings. I love Strats and have several over the years ranging from American and Mexican Fenders to a number of Squires. Although...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:28:24 PST
Kid electric jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-Electric-Jeep/
Kid electric jeep - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/28SX/IXUQKF57/FCP28SXIXUQKF57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/28SX/IXUQKF57/FCP28SXIXUQKF57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/28SX/IXUQKF57/FCP28SXIXUQKF57.SMALL.jpg uorrior A couple of months ago me and my dad decided to build an electric car for my son. It's been a long and difficult task, but in the end, we are very satisfied about how it works. So here is my second instructable!! It's not very detailed beacuse we had not much time to build, birthday was coming, but ...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 18:00:46 PST
Wrestling ring for action figures (to replace those hunks of plastic with a more realistic design) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wrestling-Ring-for-Action-Figures-to-Replace-Those/
Wrestling ring for action figures (to replace those hunks of plastic with a more realistic design) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/WWXL/IY0G2UZ4/FHDWWXLIY0G2UZ4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/WWXL/IY0G2UZ4/FHDWWXLIY0G2UZ4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/WWXL/IY0G2UZ4/FHDWWXLIY0G2UZ4.SMALL.jpg MattP9 This is my first instructable so if i miss anything comment and ill be sure to give info. This is an instructable on how to make a wrestling ring for the 6 inch action figures(or atleast a walkthrough on how i did). Im making this as a gift for my son because the rings that are made by the toy compa...
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 05:43:50 PST
Electric Pump Water Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Pump-Water-Pistol/
Electric Pump Water Pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZED6/IXUQ9SVQ/FG8ZED6IXUQ9SVQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZED6/IXUQ9SVQ/FG8ZED6IXUQ9SVQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZED6/IXUQ9SVQ/FG8ZED6IXUQ9SVQ.SMALL.jpg robotgeek_official Want to have fun cooling off on a hot summer day with a water gun battle? (I am aware that it's winter at the time of writing this, but it never hurts to plan ahead) This is a simple electronic water pistol. No coding, no microprocessor, just a pump, a battery, and a button. You will need to 3D pri...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:07:10 PST
Arduino-controlled, Noise-activated Duplo Trainset http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controlled-Noise-activated-Duplo-Trainset/
Arduino-controlled, Noise-activated Duplo Trainset - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/UIBQ/IXUS3DQE/FUXUIBQIXUS3DQE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/UIBQ/IXUS3DQE/FUXUIBQIXUS3DQE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/UIBQ/IXUS3DQE/FUXUIBQIXUS3DQE.SMALL.jpg ChrisW501 Whilst Duplo trainsets clearly rock, the teeny-weeny switch needed to activate them is no use for kids with mobility problems. As such, I thought I'd try to make my daughter's train noise activated using an Arduino and a sound detector. This inital version is very basic - it takes an average of a se...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:15:10 PST
Make a Wooden Playmobil Fire Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Wooden-Playmobil-Fire-Station/
Make a Wooden Playmobil Fire Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/RHNA/IXUPZIZL/F24RHNAIXUPZIZL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/RHNA/IXUPZIZL/F24RHNAIXUPZIZL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F24/RHNA/IXUPZIZL/F24RHNAIXUPZIZL.SMALL.jpg MagicManu This time I propose to you a creation for Playmobil: a fire station in medium (MDF) with 2 overhead doors for trucks, a perch of fire (bar of fireman), stairs, door, windows ...I created it for Tom, a little boy of 3 years, at the request of his parents. They asked me an empty structure and raw and ...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:58:03 PST
Airsoft Target System http://www.instructables.com/id/Airsoft-Target-System/
Airsoft Target System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/8FDQ/IXQG48JC/FO88FDQIXQG48JC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/8FDQ/IXQG48JC/FO88FDQIXQG48JC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO8/8FDQ/IXQG48JC/FO88FDQIXQG48JC.SMALL.jpg Mnpalmeira The objective of this project is to have an electronic target system, built for airsoft, that has game modes and lights to give feedback whether a target is hit or not. This can be used for training, competition or just to have fun shooting.This project was meant to be free and openly available to a...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:12:11 PST
How to make a custom bow grip using a balloon and some flour http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Bow-Grip-Using-a-Balloon-and-/
How to make a custom bow grip using a balloon and some flour - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SRL4/IXQG2EO6/F04SRL4IXQG2EO6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SRL4/IXQG2EO6/F04SRL4IXQG2EO6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F04/SRL4/IXQG2EO6/F04SRL4IXQG2EO6.SMALL.jpg frank984 Clicca qui per la versione italianaRecently I followed the archery course at the "Arcieri Minerva" company. During the course we learned to distinguish the bow grips in three different types: low, medium, high. Many archers customize the bow grip with the adhesive tapes such as those that surround ...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:42:18 PST
Fidget Toys From Trash. Analog, Roller, and a Switch! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fidget-Toys-From-Trash-Analog-Roller-and-a-Switch/
Fidget Toys From Trash. Analog, Roller, and a Switch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LONP/IXQG0ZC7/FMNLONPIXQG0ZC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LONP/IXQG0ZC7/FMNLONPIXQG0ZC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/LONP/IXQG0ZC7/FMNLONPIXQG0ZC7.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Hello everyone, I'm back again with a simple recycled project. Now i will show you how to make a FIDGET TOY from a trash or something arounds you. I make this because I like recycle all of my trash in my house to make something unique. I get this inspiration from this Instructables. I like the proje...
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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 07:28:19 PST
How to Make a DIY Wargaming Map Out of Felt http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-DIY-Wargaming-Map-Out-of-Felt/
How to Make a DIY Wargaming Map Out of Felt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/AVUN/IXQG0711/F54AVUNIXQG0711.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/AVUN/IXQG0711/F54AVUNIXQG0711.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F54/AVUN/IXQG0711/F54AVUNIXQG0711.SMALL.jpg NanoBear-E33 Cheap, inexpensive, and looks pretty dang good! Materials, Etc. What I'm gonna do is just spray paint my desired colors, and try and make it look as realistic as I can. I'm using a dark green felt so I'm using White, Light Brown, and Light Green. I don't want to overload it with light colors thou...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:09:12 PST
Electro Double Pie Face Showdown http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Double-Pie-Face-Showdown/
Electro Double Pie Face Showdown - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/GGG9/IXQFYOQT/F2SGGG9IXQFYOQT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/GGG9/IXQFYOQT/F2SGGG9IXQFYOQT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/GGG9/IXQFYOQT/F2SGGG9IXQFYOQT.SMALL.jpg udubinsky This is an Electric version of the Pie Face cool game.It is built out of two servos stacked on each other, one serve as the X axis and the other the Z axis (one moving the spoon and the other lifting the spoon.Now usually I plan both the electronics and physical casing together, in this case, howeve...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:09:18 PST
How to Play Go-Stop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Go-Stop/
How to Play Go-Stop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/N03B/IXQFSG84/F6VN03BIXQFSG84.SMALL.jpg hwatuplayer IntroductionGo-Stop is a well-known and fairly popular card game in Korea. My family and I enjoy playing Go-Stop during the winter holidays, especially Christmas and New Year’s Day when we’re all together. I will show you how to play the game and hopefully I can introduce a new card game that you ca...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 19:31:50 PST
Wooden Toy Snake http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Toy-Snake/
Wooden Toy Snake - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/02PJ/IXQFVFDU/FFW02PJIXQFVFDU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/02PJ/IXQFVFDU/FFW02PJIXQFVFDU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/02PJ/IXQFVFDU/FFW02PJIXQFVFDU.SMALL.jpg wannabemadsci Wooden Toy SnakeMy daughter has a small toy snake that looks pretty cool and is very wiggly. I saw the Antiqued Wooden Snake Toys Instructable and thought those toy snakes were pretty neat also. So I just had to try my hand at making my own toy wooden snake. However, I decided to approach the fle...
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 23:55:50 PST
CD and Balloon Hovercrafts Engineering Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-and-Balloon-Hovercrafts-Engineering-Challenge/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 11:12:13 PST
Fluffy Juggling Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/Fluffy-Juggling-Balls/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 12:06:10 PST
Sail Boat Baby Wooden Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Sail-Boat-Baby-Wooden-Toy/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 12:51:39 PST
Elliot the Elephant - a Pull Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Elliot-the-Elephant-a-Pull-Toy/
Elliot the Elephant - a Pull Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/ME56/IXLAG8RR/FHDME56IXLAG8RR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/ME56/IXLAG8RR/FHDME56IXLAG8RR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/ME56/IXLAG8RR/FHDME56IXLAG8RR.SMALL.jpg MariaE38 I'll start to apologize for my English. :/I made Elliot the Elephant to my one year old son and he absolutely love dragging him around!Very fun to make, when constructing toys for smaller children you can always go nuts on coloring. This time the fabric decided the color scheme - as well as Elliot'...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 06:53:30 PST
Foodstuffs for Children's Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/Foodstuffs-for-Children-Kitchen/
Foodstuffs for Children's Kitchen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LBU8/IXLA8IOD/FLYLBU8IXLA8IOD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LBU8/IXLA8IOD/FLYLBU8IXLA8IOD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/LBU8/IXLA8IOD/FLYLBU8IXLA8IOD.SMALL.jpg bcsedlon Does your child want help you in kitchen? Let's make some kitchen stuff for him from material found in house. Eggs Inner part of "Kinder surprise" egg is perfect for egg. Yolk is made from felt, egg white from white cloth. Milk bottle Use old pills doze as milk bottle. Peas Green felt and g...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 09:45:54 PST
Felt Fridge Magnet Letters http://www.instructables.com/id/Felt-Fridge-Magnet-Letters/
Felt Fridge Magnet Letters - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RMLU/IY0FZTVI/F00RMLUIY0FZTVI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RMLU/IY0FZTVI/F00RMLUIY0FZTVI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F00/RMLU/IY0FZTVI/F00RMLUIY0FZTVI.SMALL.jpg JuanitaW11 Have fun at the fridge with these magnetic felt letters. They also make great gifts that parents will appreciate as much as the kids, for not being noisy toys, with bonus points for educational and handmade. Make the whole alphabet or just a child's name.To make these you will need: Felt sheet fel...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 14:49:43 PST
How to play Auld Lang Syne on hydraulophone (underwater pipe organ) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Auld-Lang-Syne-on-Hydraulophone-underw/
How to play Auld Lang Syne on hydraulophone (underwater pipe organ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EANS/IXAQ47YP/F8TEANSIXAQ47YP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EANS/IXAQ47YP/F8TEANSIXAQ47YP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/EANS/IXAQ47YP/F8TEANSIXAQ47YP.SMALL.jpg SteveMann I came up with a simple arrangement of Auld Lang Syne for hydraulophone.The melody is pentatonic and there's 2 keys you can nicely play it in on a standard park hydraulophone as you would find in many waterparks (like Legoland in Carlsbad California, African Lion Safari in Canada, etc.), playgrounds...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 18:12:33 PST
A Plush Matryoshka http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Matryoshka/
A Plush Matryoshka - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/YJWJ/IXLAE2BP/FQBYJWJIXLAE2BP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/YJWJ/IXLAE2BP/FQBYJWJIXLAE2BP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/YJWJ/IXLAE2BP/FQBYJWJIXLAE2BP.SMALL.jpg kokoleo A Plush Matryoshka. Try saying that 10 times fast. It's hard!We have several matryoshkas around our house and I have often thought of making one (multiple) in plush form. So I did! I like the idea of toys being hidden inside one another. What looks like one toy holds a fun surprise inside... and ano...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 11:02:58 PST
Toy Swords for Kids and Adults! http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-Swords-for-Kids-and-Adults/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2017 14:38:03 PST
How to Clean Video Game Cartridges http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-Video-Game-Cartridges/
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 11:10:13 PST
Violin Mute http://www.instructables.com/id/Violin-Mute/
Violin Mute - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JZTP/IXGG4RC7/F4YJZTPIXGG4RC7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JZTP/IXGG4RC7/F4YJZTPIXGG4RC7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/JZTP/IXGG4RC7/F4YJZTPIXGG4RC7.SMALL.jpg ucraman This is my first instructable so I want to show you a very simple idea and at the same time a very practical one. It happens some times that I need to practice with my violin at night or just not bother my neighboors, so I needed a mute for my violin. I looked online and they are not so expensive b...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 17:51:48 PST
Harry Potter Settlers of Catan: 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Settlers-of-Catan-3D/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 20:13:43 PST
Play Kitchen from old entertainment centre http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Kitchen-From-Old-Entertainment-Centre/
Play Kitchen from old entertainment centre - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/T4SG/IXGFTWJJ/FE1T4SGIXGFTWJJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/T4SG/IXGFTWJJ/FE1T4SGIXGFTWJJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/T4SG/IXGFTWJJ/FE1T4SGIXGFTWJJ.SMALL.jpg Bcolter My wife and I had seen the idea of converting an old wooden entertainment centre (ie a big TV stand with cabinets) into a play Kitchen for kids. We noticed whenever we were visiting friends or at preschool they constantly want to use the play kitchen and pretend to cook. Also, at home, we have a sto...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:06:41 PST
Guitar With Built in Amp and Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-With-Built-in-Amp-and-Speaker/
Guitar With Built in Amp and Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/PXDP/IXGFOE6G/F3UPXDPIXGFOE6G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/PXDP/IXGFOE6G/F3UPXDPIXGFOE6G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/PXDP/IXGFOE6G/F3UPXDPIXGFOE6G.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer When I used to live in London, I used to go down Charing Cross rd a lot to visit all the music stores along the street. In one of the stores I spied a guitar which I thought was super cool. It had a built in amp and speaker so you could just turn it on and you’re ready to go. The guy I was hangin...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 12:57:42 PST
Make a small car http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Small-Car/
Make a small car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/C9FN/IXGFRX3J/FD9C9FNIXGFRX3J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/C9FN/IXGFRX3J/FD9C9FNIXGFRX3J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/C9FN/IXGFRX3J/FD9C9FNIXGFRX3J.SMALL.jpg bqanderson Need a quick gift for a small child. Here project that is quick to do.Gather materials and tools.scroll saw drill press sand paper 3/4 piece of wood 4" x 3" (102mm x 76mm)1/4 thick piece of wood 7" x 1" (180mm x 26mm)7/8" (22.2mm) wheels. purchased at a local hobby store or online3/16" (5.5mm) dowe...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 10:04:22 PST
Smartphone Guitar Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Guitar-Effect/
Smartphone Guitar Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V1S2/IXGFK7D0/FCQV1S2IXGFK7D0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V1S2/IXGFK7D0/FCQV1S2IXGFK7D0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V1S2/IXGFK7D0/FCQV1S2IXGFK7D0.SMALL.jpg gigin The guitar effect based on android platform is more affordable and veasible. Free app such as irig, amplitube and and rig was developed and applied in Samsung Note 4. Usb sound card based on C-media chip is connected to samsung usb connector via USB adaptor, only andrig application was successful co...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 18:05:03 PST
Bodyweight Fitness / Calisthenics Gym http://www.instructables.com/id/Bodyweight-Fitness-Calisthenics-Gym/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 11:33:41 PST
Making a motorized washing machine for children with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Motorized-Washing-Machine-for-Children-Wi/
Making a motorized washing machine for children with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/SY87/IXGFKUQF/FG9SY87IXGFKUQF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/SY87/IXGFKUQF/FG9SY87IXGFKUQF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/SY87/IXGFKUQF/FG9SY87IXGFKUQF.SMALL.jpg MagicManu Hello everyone !For Christmas I made 2 small wooden washing machines to offer 2 children, one for our daughter Colyne and one for her friend Noah. The "Magic Wash" are made of wood (MDF) and really work (without water of course).It is powered by a 12V battery and is controlled by an Arduino Nano.The...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 13:10:47 PST
Paper plane launcher gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Plane-Launcher-Gun/
Paper plane launcher gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/W4P4/IXAQ1FIS/FMLW4P4IXAQ1FIS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/W4P4/IXAQ1FIS/FMLW4P4IXAQ1FIS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/W4P4/IXAQ1FIS/FMLW4P4IXAQ1FIS.SMALL.jpg Amit_Jain Happy New Year !!!!!Hi All,I received a suggestion from "coolcrafter101" that I should make the paper plane launcher as a gun. In this intructable, I will share how to make paper plane launcher gun or version 2 to my paper plane launcher i shared last month.Hope you like it !!https://youtu.be/FvAhiu...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 08:29:28 PST
PlankPoint™: The planking board that's a game controller, joystick, or mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/PlankPoint-the-Planking-Board-Thats-a-Game-Control/
PlankPoint™: The planking board that's a game controller, joystick, or mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7ZFL/IXAQ0TP0/FID7ZFLIXAQ0TP0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7ZFL/IXAQ0TP0/FID7ZFLIXAQ0TP0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7ZFL/IXAQ0TP0/FID7ZFLIXAQ0TP0.SMALL.jpg SteveMann We've been developing a new fitness project in stealth mode for a while, through Rotman School of Management CDL, but now we're ready to unveil it.The idea is a planking board that is also a game controller.This idea came to me some years ago, that normally-static exercises like planking or L-seats ...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 19:25:34 PST
PEZ Dispenser Display Support http://www.instructables.com/id/PEZ-Dispenser-Display-Support/
PEZ Dispenser Display Support - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/4UWN/IXAQ49RR/FVJ4UWNIXAQ49RR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/4UWN/IXAQ49RR/FVJ4UWNIXAQ49RR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/4UWN/IXAQ49RR/FVJ4UWNIXAQ49RR.SMALL.jpg badtheba I came up with this idea after getting tired of my PEZ dispensers with feet constantly falling over no matter what type of shelf they were on or how they were mounted. Of course if one fell it caused the domino effect and all of them fell. This clip should work on every standard sized PEZ dispenser ...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 09:32:29 PST
Epic Treasure Map (that you can bring to life) http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Treasure-Map-that-You-Can-Bring-to-Life/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 12:17:20 PST
DIY Puzzle / Magic Spring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Puzzle-Magic-Spring/
DIY Puzzle / Magic Spring - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/YNRG/IXAQ1M78/FFJYNRGIXAQ1M78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/YNRG/IXAQ1M78/FFJYNRGIXAQ1M78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/YNRG/IXAQ1M78/FFJYNRGIXAQ1M78.SMALL.jpg zerink In this instructable, I will show you how to create a nifty little puzzle for a few dollars, that you can then share. Material You will need:Some hair curlers... those spiky cylinders that they use at the women's hairdresser for perms.That is where you get the spring fromSome key rings...Pick a r...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 18:24:43 PST
ELEPHANT FAMILY http://www.instructables.com/id/ELEPHANT-FAMILY/
ELEPHANT FAMILY - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K6F7/IXAQ1KHZ/F8RK6F7IXAQ1KHZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K6F7/IXAQ1KHZ/F8RK6F7IXAQ1KHZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/K6F7/IXAQ1KHZ/F8RK6F7IXAQ1KHZ.SMALL.jpg jcrispimromao As I have already explained, I have a granddaughter who is 14 months old next January 6. Now, she needs small toys that may create a link to Nature and all the animals children like so much, while having to think and elaborate to play with them.As I was looking for something interesting to create a ...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 09:49:49 PST
Quarter Pipe/Little Warped Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Quarter-PipeLittle-Warped-Wall/
Quarter Pipe/Little Warped Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/PMLB/IXAPVP4P/FKQPMLBIXAPVP4P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/PMLB/IXAPVP4P/FKQPMLBIXAPVP4P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/PMLB/IXAPVP4P/FKQPMLBIXAPVP4P.SMALL.jpg dalegribble This is because the little one is into everything he watches on YouTube. He checks out videos on Saturday morning when dad(me) tries to steal an extra hour of sleep. I start out with kids on skateboards. Then crack my eyes open a little later and it's on American Ninja Warrior. So, this Christm...
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:54:31 PST
Wood Connect Four Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Connect-Four-Game/
Wood Connect Four Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OKG0/IXAPW3OR/F5MOKG0IXAPW3OR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OKG0/IXAPW3OR/F5MOKG0IXAPW3OR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OKG0/IXAPW3OR/F5MOKG0IXAPW3OR.SMALL.jpg MakrToolbox I was playing connect four the other day with my 9 year old daughter, looking at the game itself. It looked to be about 35 cents of plastic wrapped in 15 cents of cardboard. They certainly do not make things like they used to.Anyhow, sitting there playing the game I could not help but think that I c...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:02:12 PST
Strategy Exit Room Escape Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Strategy-Exit-Room-Escape-Game/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 15:21:11 PST
Window/Refrigerator Clings http://www.instructables.com/id/WindowRefrigerator-Clings/
Window/Refrigerator Clings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/2GJP/IXAPRECF/FBA2GJPIXAPRECF.SMALL.jpg jonesaw Window clings are a great way to keep children entertained for hours on end, especially young children who have a limited supply of soft and safe toys available to them(as long as you make the clings big enough that they aren't a choking hazard). They also make fun holiday decorations that can handl...
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:18:03 PST
Cheap and easy catapult for Hot Wheels style toy cars http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Catapult-for-Hot-Wheels-Style-Toy-C/
Cheap and easy catapult for Hot Wheels style toy cars - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/6KOA/IX6FPJ11/F7F6KOAIX6FPJ11.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/6KOA/IX6FPJ11/F7F6KOAIX6FPJ11.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/6KOA/IX6FPJ11/F7F6KOAIX6FPJ11.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer My idea was to make a Hot Wheels launcher using simple materials, as a project for teaching kids in a funny way about mechanical engineering, specifically about the potential and kinetic energy concepts.Searching on Instructables, I found this tutorial from DotatDabbled. Very interesting, cool and w...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2016 11:28:02 PST
Pirate Ship With Holodeck http://www.instructables.com/id/Pirate-Ship-With-Holodeck/
Pirate Ship With Holodeck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/UTMW/IX6FMKFD/FDEUTMWIX6FMKFD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/UTMW/IX6FMKFD/FDEUTMWIX6FMKFD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/UTMW/IX6FMKFD/FDEUTMWIX6FMKFD.SMALL.jpg StephanP1 Inspired by the "instructable" of Frank-Gish 3D hologram pyramid I had the idea to build a pirate ship with a Holodeck. But instead of a screen up pyramid, I made a screen down pyramid. So you can not immediately see where the light comes from.It was a Christmas Gift for my son. Plan, Tools and M...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2016 18:11:47 PST