Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:21:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Custom Lego Castle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Lego-Castle/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:53:38 PDT
Flipped Out Baldric http://www.instructables.com/id/Flipped-Out-Baldric/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:39:20 PDT
Vintage crossover NES System and Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-crossover-NES-System-and-Zapper/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:29 PDT
Foot-operated drum - an adapter for hi-hat stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Foot-operated-drum-an-adapter-for-hi-hat-stand/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:14:08 PDT
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Activated-Home-Run-Indicator/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
K'nex ball machine Canopy http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-ball-machine-Canopy/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:33:46 PDT
lego Iron man helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Iron-man-helmet/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:11:15 PDT
Lightweight Steampunk Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Lightweight-Steampunk-Props/
Lightweight Steampunk Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/TEOV/HXTQ6HV8/FWUTEOVHXTQ6HV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/TEOV/HXTQ6HV8/FWUTEOVHXTQ6HV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/TEOV/HXTQ6HV8/FWUTEOVHXTQ6HV8.SMALL.jpg blipvert A local indoor percussion group (Team Percussion USA) needed props for their winter show. The requirements for the props were: Steampunk theme with animated 'Rube Goldberg' elements Break down for transport to events around Northern California plus cross-country to the Ohio championships Rugged a...
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:22:03 PDT
Full scale mouse droid from star wars http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-scale-mouse-droid-from-star-wars/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:52:00 PDT
DIY Disc Golf Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Disc-Golf-Backpack/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:28:43 PDT
Google Cardboard HMD for Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard-HMD-for-Tablet/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:07:05 PDT
Battledamage / Metal-look http://www.instructables.com/id/Battledamage-Metal-look/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:51:33 PDT
Garden chess board http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-chess-board/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:18:50 PDT
Plague doctor Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Plague-doctor-Blues/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:24:14 PST
Build the MFOs Sound Lab Mini Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-MFOs-Sound-Lab-Mini-Synth/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:36:24 PDT
Lord Of The Rings Tobacco pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Lord-Of-The-Rings-Tobacco-pouch/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:47:20 PDT
Creating Costume Armor With Pepakura http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Costume-Armor-With-Pepakura/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:17:19 PDT
Cheap And Easy Light up Lightsaber With Interchangeable Blade http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-And-Easy-Light-up-Lightsaber-With-Interchang/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 14:15:42 PDT
cheap prosthetic hand for playing basketball http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-prosthetic-hand-for-playing-basketball/
cheap prosthetic hand for playing basketball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/P2N2/HXW357K1/FDBP2N2HXW357K1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/P2N2/HXW357K1/FDBP2N2HXW357K1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/P2N2/HXW357K1/FDBP2N2HXW357K1.SMALL.jpg tankapotamus A cheap, and simple solution for people whose insurance doesn't pay for activity specific prosthetic's. Cheap prosthetic hand for playing basketball First mark the line, pretty close to in the pictures. You can make it bigger, but it might get in the way of your shooting hand (right hand in my c...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:52:31 PDT
ACUnity Phantom Blade the paper built http://www.instructables.com/id/ACUnity-Phantom-Blade-the-paper-built/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:12:40 PDT
Deathstroke Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Deathstroke-Mask/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 04:32:09 PDT
Floor Double Arm Lift, a knex ball machine lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Floor-Double-Arm-Lift-a-knex-ball-machine-lift/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:11:59 PDT
Flux Capacitor - Back To The Future http://www.instructables.com/id/Flux-Capacitor-Back-To-The-Future/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:30:27 PDT
Hive game with box http://www.instructables.com/id/Hive-game-with-box/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:59:19 PDT
Electric baritone ukulele http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-baritone-ukulele/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 01:05:34 PDT
Cardboard 8-bit Tree - in the MineCraft style http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-8-bit-Tree-in-the-MineCraft-style/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:16:17 PDT
How to Make 15 LEGO Animals! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-15-LEGO-Animals/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:39:52 PDT
Hot Glue Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Candles-for-Day-of-the-Dead-Costume/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:55:40 PDT
Kids LEGO Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-LEGO-Table/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:58:53 PDT
OpenPlayHouse http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenPlayHouse/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:47 PDT
K'nex Hungry, Hungry Hippos http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Hungry-Hungry-Hippos/
K'nex Hungry, Hungry Hippos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/LOXK/HXMV2B75/F31LOXKHXMV2B75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/LOXK/HXMV2B75/F31LOXKHXMV2B75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/LOXK/HXMV2B75/F31LOXKHXMV2B75.SMALL.jpg JonnyBGood Hello! I'm JonnyBGood and once again I come bringing another classic game completely built out of K'nex. This year I present a game out of my childhood, Hungry Hungry Hippos. The only difference being is that these four hippos have migrated away from the red pond to find more food and less competiti...
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:32:02 PDT
Timeless Trends Dyeable Corsets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Timeless-Trends-Dyeable-Corsets/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:29:01 PDT
Pro quality pickup winder - 3000+ RPM pickup winder with Tach, Counter and autostop http://www.instructables.com/id/Pro-quality-pickup-winder-3000-RPM-pickup-winder-w/
Pro quality pickup winder - 3000+ RPM pickup winder with Tach, Counter and autostop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/726O/HXLMLGZY/FD9726OHXLMLGZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/726O/HXLMLGZY/FD9726OHXLMLGZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/726O/HXLMLGZY/FD9726OHXLMLGZY.SMALL.jpg mojoatomic Why build this winder? Cost vs performance for starters. Features for another. Want to push your decision over the edge? You can build this winder for $158.00 and have a whole lot of machine for very little investment. One of the lowest cost and most popular "Pro" winders is $462.90 and it only has ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:24:37 PDT
Unwashed Hands Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Unwashed-Hands-Alarm/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:46:00 PDT
O-Cade: Portable OUYA Mini-Arcade Cabinet with Mobile Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/O-Cade-Portable-OUYA-Mini-Arcade-Cabinet-with-Mobi/
O-Cade: Portable OUYA Mini-Arcade Cabinet with Mobile Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/TLI6/HXLMIKWB/FH4TLI6HXLMIKWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/TLI6/HXLMIKWB/FH4TLI6HXLMIKWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/TLI6/HXLMIKWB/FH4TLI6HXLMIKWB.SMALL.jpg itaparcade The O-Cade is a portable battery operated mini-arcade cabinet that also has a built-in charging station for mobile phones and tablets. Imagine having your own mini-arcade cabinet that has over 800+ games available to play that can also charge your phone and tablets while you play. The O-Cade suppor...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:27:00 PDT
Sand Digger: Made from Recycled Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-Digger-Made-from-Recycled-Pallets/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:13:27 PDT
Cuppun! - paper cup doll http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuppun-paper-cup-doll/
Cuppun! - paper cup doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0N0C/HE07P4JL/FS70N0CHE07P4JL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0N0C/HE07P4JL/FS70N0CHE07P4JL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/0N0C/HE07P4JL/FS70N0CHE07P4JL.SMALL.jpg kyono "Cuppun!" is a really simple paper cup doll. everyone including children can make it really easily. Let's make your own Cuppun! and displaying on your desk!! For making "Cuppun!" , please prepare those materials and tools below. Materials - a papaer cup - a clored origami paper - 40cm wool - 4 p...
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Fri, 8 Mar 2013 23:35:06 PST
Smallest K'NEX Differential http://www.instructables.com/id/Smallest-KNEX-Differential/
Smallest K'NEX Differential - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/D96K/HXIK9BB8/FW1D96KHXIK9BB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/D96K/HXIK9BB8/FW1D96KHXIK9BB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW1/D96K/HXIK9BB8/FW1D96KHXIK9BB8.SMALL.jpg GWorks This instr is about making a working K'NEX Differential. It uses all original K'NEX pieces, and is the smallest up to date (July 12, 2014).Here's a video of it working in a 2-speed gearbox, used to add the power of two motors together. Parts needed You will need:Rods:13x Black/green rod10x Silv...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:00:47 PDT
The swinging girl http://www.instructables.com/id/The-swinging-girl/
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:13:19 PDT
Foam Plate Glider http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-Plate-Glider/
Foam Plate Glider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SMQX/HXLD42M7/F7NSMQXHXLD42M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SMQX/HXLD42M7/F7NSMQXHXLD42M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/SMQX/HXLD42M7/F7NSMQXHXLD42M7.SMALL.jpg blakehansen99 I've always experimented with simple foam gliders made out of household materials, but I've never had as much success as I did with these fun little gliders made from foam picnic plates. With just a few easily-accessible materials that you probably already have around the house, you can make several...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:47:37 PDT
Zer0's Sword (Borderlands 2) http://www.instructables.com/id/Zer0s-Sword-Borderlands-2/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:41:41 PDT
Adventure Time Lumpy Space Princess Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/Adventure-Time-Lumpy-Space-Princess-Plush/
Adventure Time Lumpy Space Princess Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/5PE4/HXHR8KD2/F1V5PE4HXHR8KD2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/5PE4/HXHR8KD2/F1V5PE4HXHR8KD2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/5PE4/HXHR8KD2/F1V5PE4HXHR8KD2.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Oh My Glob! What time is it? Lumpy Space Princess Plush Making Time!! Creating the Pattern Supplies Needed: Tools: Computer Printer Scissors / Paper TrimmerMaterials: TapeTo create the pattern I started out by searching for some images of LSP. I wasn't finding much online that I liked...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:12:26 PDT
Rainbow loom funky bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-loom-funky-bracelet/
Rainbow loom funky bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/W1P8/HXHR5LHD/FMZW1P8HXHR5LHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/W1P8/HXHR5LHD/FMZW1P8HXHR5LHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/W1P8/HXHR5LHD/FMZW1P8HXHR5LHD.SMALL.jpg Loominq_charm_lover this is my first time using intractable and I'm so pumped about it so if u could plz tell me what to do better next time I'd love that! Also I would love to see what your turned up to look like so plz comment and enjoy! ? The out line 1:Your arrow should be facing down pointing at you or side w...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:05:28 PDT
[newsletter] Electric Micro Kart, Homemade Lightbulb, Quadcopter HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Electric-Microkart-Homemade-Lightbulb-Q/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/75GI/HXG6MGAW/FAR75GIHXG6MGAW.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsPenolopy Bulnick is Leaving Instructables!"Who is that person and why should I care?" Because I bring you these awesome newsletters 3 times a week! I just wanted to give a sendoff and since I create the newsletter, I get to put whatever I want right here :) At least for this one ...
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:13:58 PDT
A $45 minion! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-45-minion/
A $45 minion! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/AWK4/HX642CDL/FAXAWK4HX642CDL.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl I know, a lot of people have made their own version. So i had to have mine as well. Lol! Had to start somewhere. A quick sketch of the important info I needed. This build was for my niece Kenzie. She just wanted 3 things. 1 eye, open mouth smile, and squiggly hair. My measurements were her shoulders...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:31:37 PDT
Ping Pong Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Ping-Pong-Blaster/
Ping Pong Blaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/N12E/HXDOOKKQ/F94N12EHXDOOKKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/N12E/HXDOOKKQ/F94N12EHXDOOKKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F94/N12E/HXDOOKKQ/F94N12EHXDOOKKQ.SMALL.jpg seamster Want to have a little mildly dangerous fun this weekend?Make your very own Ping Pong Blaster!This is basically a small, handheld potato cannon that shoots ping pong balls. It uses denatured alcohol as fuel, and makes an incredibly satisfying "FWAP!" when you fire it. I've sent sent a few ping pong b...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 01:43:14 PDT
How To Make The Turbo UltraVulcan Paper Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-The-Turbo-UltraVulcan-Paper-Airplane/
How To Make The Turbo UltraVulcan Paper Airplane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/0K72/HX7OZ4YG/F350K72HX7OZ4YG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/0K72/HX7OZ4YG/F350K72HX7OZ4YG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/0K72/HX7OZ4YG/F350K72HX7OZ4YG.SMALL.jpg OrigamiAirEnforcer Fast, long range and versatile, the Turbo UltraVulcan is an improved variant of the UltraVulcan paper airplane, featuring redesigned wings for better performance and handling at high speeds and greater rigidity. The Turbo UltraVulcan was developed to replace its basis, the UltraVulcan, in mid-June 2...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 12:56:08 PDT
[newsletter] Faux Google Glasses, 5 Foolproof Bar Bets, Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Faux-Google-Glasses-5-Foolproof-Bar-Bet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/UAP9/HXDEB957/F1IUAP9HXDEB957.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the Editors5 Ways to Clean a Funky Water Bottle!There's nothing more unappetizing than opening up a water bottle for a cool refreshing drink just to be overwhelmed by the smell of an overused, under-washed water bottle. Check out these 5 effective methods to clean a water bottle and learn whi...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 09:09:14 PDT
strawberry loom band charm http://www.instructables.com/id/strawberry-loom-band-charm/
strawberry loom band charm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/LDX1/HSJAPCL4/F1QLDX1HSJAPCL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/LDX1/HSJAPCL4/F1QLDX1HSJAPCL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/LDX1/HSJAPCL4/F1QLDX1HSJAPCL4.SMALL.jpg jdiaz44 Today we will be making a strawberry charm made of loom bands loom position make sure your loom is as shown placing your green bands 1. place double green bands from the top center peg to the right2. place double green bands from the top center peg to the left placing your red bands 1. pl...
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 18:22:00 PST
[newsletter] Cheap Mosquito Trap, RC Tank, Coconut Bikini Top http://www.instructables.com/id/newsletter-Cheap-Mosquito-Trap-RC-Tank-Coconut-Bik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/LGDZ/HXB3RRFP/FJ2LGDZHXB3RRFP.SMALL.jpg Penolopy Bulnick From the EditorsCheap and Easy Portable Air Conditioner!The weather is getting hotter and you need a way of cooling off. Air conditioners are great, but they're not always where you want them. Fix that now with your own portable air condition that is cheap and easy to make!Itty Bitty Bikinis and ...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 23:26:00 PDT