Instructables: exploring - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:10:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Animatronic Wheatley http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Wheatley/
Animatronic Wheatley - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/IPDS/HZ13FX7M/FQXIPDSHZ13FX7M.SMALL.gif lukealbertson96 Hello Everyone! The purpose of this Instructable is to give a brief overview of the process I went through to create an Animatronic Wheatley. Wheatley was a project I did for the Salt Lake Comic-Con Fan Xperience 2014. Over the course of two months, I spent my free time assembling one of the greates...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:42:27 PDT
Making the Rocketeer http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Rocketeer/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:53:16 PDT
Tire Boxing Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Tire-Boxing-Bag-1/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:05:41 PDT
Serrated Sword And Claws Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Serrated-Sword-And-Claws-Tutorial/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:27:42 PDT
Giant Bubble Wands http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Bubble-Wands/
Giant Bubble Wands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/EXFN/HYZX9P1W/FFYEXFNHYZX9P1W.SMALL.jpg luktheorange You want to make giant bubbles?YES!GOOD!!!! They are awesome.You only need three things to make giant bubbles: The giant bubble wand is made from the first two things: the wands and the string. All you have to do is attach a loop of string to two poles and then dip it in a bubble solution. Pull it o...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:47:59 PDT
Self-building Disco-Karaoke Jukebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-building-Disco-Karaoke-Jukebox/
Self-building Disco-Karaoke Jukebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5C/A0UG/HTUFCHE6/F5CA0UGHTUFCHE6.SMALL.jpg ornevo It all started when I found near my house two wooden frames.I didn't know what they were intended for... so i asked my friends for advice.My friends saw the frame and said it looks just like JukeboxSo I decided to make a nice project out of it....The amount i invested building this project estimated...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:56:03 PDT
How I Build My Ships in Minecraft http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Build-My-Ships-in-Minecraft/
How I Build My Ships in Minecraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/1RO9/HYVDQG52/F0P1RO9HYVDQG52.SMALL.jpg AssassinDude Here I will show you how I build my ships in Minecraft. This is sort of a tutorial I am doing and I am using an example ship I built. The ship is based off of a Dutch Hoy from the early 1700s. 2D Stage In the 2D stage just build a 2D version of your ship like how I did. Make as round as possible ...
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:56:49 PDT
Soda Bottle Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Bottle-Rocket-Launcher-1/
Soda Bottle Rocket Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/R5ZE/HYZX0JWD/F39R5ZEHYZX0JWD.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight Some of you that have followed me for a while might recognize this project as an upgraded version of my water bottle rocket launcher, seen in this video. While the old design was the cause of quite a few singed arm hairs, this new model is much more pleasant to use due to the new blast shield as wel...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:19:07 PDT
How to Punch Through Brick http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Punch-Through-Brick/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:28:40 PDT
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig http://www.instructables.com/id/Queen-Elsas-Dress-And-Wig/
Queen Elsa's Dress And Wig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/XXBG/HYY8JIOT/FJKXXBGHYY8JIOT.SMALL.jpg mbridwell Get Elastic, 4-5 Rolls Of Tulle, Sew On Buttons And A Big Broach (something Christmas-ish) Start with me siring your child around upper chest and under arms. I Used Extra Long Pieces Depending on how long you want the dress is how much tulle you need, ours was extra long so it took about 4-6...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 06:44:22 PDT
Making the Ladybird http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Ladybird/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:03:52 PDT
Rustic decking and table top from tree trunks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-decking-and-table-top-from-tree-trunks/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:14:28 PDT
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-DL-44-Blaster-Light-Sound/
Electronic LEGO DL-44 Blaster (Light & Sound) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/Y80T/HYPO1WON/F82Y80THYPO1WON.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Update: this project is now available on LEGO Ideas -- so be sure to support it if you'd like to see it sold in stores someday!Built originally for Star Wars Day 2014, I present to you a project that I've been constantly revising and making additions to since spring 2014 -- into a near-final refined...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:20:21 PDT
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hooves-from-Comfy-Shoes-No-high-heels/
Hooves from Comfy Shoes (No high heels!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/DVGJ/HYWT6GL2/FWPDVGJHYWT6GL2.SMALL.jpg RiftwingDesigns Sometimes the best part of a costume is a little attention to detail. If your costume has hooves, why not make a pair of shoes into durable, realistic-looking hooves to add a little something extra to your outfit?In this Instructable, I will go over the materials and steps required to make hooves ou...
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20:21:15 PDT
Borderlands Concept Assault Rifle Prop Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Concept-Assault-Rifle-Prop-Replica/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:31:52 PDT
Bamboo fishing pole http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-fishing-pole/
Bamboo fishing pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/CZAX/HYG04UY3/F43CZAXHYG04UY3.SMALL.jpg Badger4700 This is a simple but effective fishing project. The rod blank Find a straight piece of bamboo, about 7 feet is perfect. Trim off the leaves and rough edges. Attach the line. Get a piece of 10lb or stronger test line. Cut it a bit more the twice as long as your rod blank. Tie one end near the h...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 15:32:55 PDT
Homemade Microwave Playdough http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Microwave-Playdough/
Homemade Microwave Playdough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/ZA8X/HYG05DQU/FZ0ZA8XHYG05DQU.SMALL.jpg meetpate Playdough is a great arts and crafts toy that is safe and easy to make at home. Here we will describe a step-by-step procedure of creating playdough using simple ingredients and tools. It is quick and easy to make as well as suitable for a wide range of ages for two to three times of fun. Hope you e...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 18:22:55 PDT
Minecraft Pixel Mushroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Minecraft-Pixel-Mushroom/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:58:39 PDT
Cheap Decorative Medieval Flail http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Decorative-Medieval-Flail/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:39:54 PDT
Extreme Toy Parachute Jump http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Toy-Parachute-Jump/
Extreme Toy Parachute Jump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/XDO8/HYSIRASI/FSYXDO8HYSIRASI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/XDO8/HYSIRASI/FSYXDO8HYSIRASI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/XDO8/HYSIRASI/FSYXDO8HYSIRASI.SMALL.jpg potterboy When I was a kid I could never find a high enough point to launch my toy parachute without having it hit a wall or have it get caught in a tree. At best I'd only get a 3-4 sec parachute free-fall, then I'd have to walk down any number of stairs and back up again to do another launch. I've had a quad...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 04:36:23 PDT
Giant Cardboard LEGO Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Cardboard-LEGO-Blocks/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:54:07 PDT
Nerf Barricade Borderlands 2 Vladof gun prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-Barricade-Borderlands-2-Vladof-gun-prop/
Nerf Barricade Borderlands 2 Vladof gun prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXJF/HYR3BVM6/FYHUXJFHYR3BVM6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXJF/HYR3BVM6/FYHUXJFHYR3BVM6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/UXJF/HYR3BVM6/FYHUXJFHYR3BVM6.SMALL.jpg Darthorso NOTE: if you have already seen my Nerf Hyperion Guide, be patient! I will repeat a lot of things, but i want every 'ible to be indipendent! :)Welcome dear friends!This is Filippo from Italy.Probably some of you have already seen my Nerf Strongarm Borderland Hyperion replica, which is also my first I...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:25:36 PDT
Convolution - K'nex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Convolution-Knex-Ball-Machine/
Convolution - K'nex Ball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F0H7/HYQDPTQ7/FVBF0H7HYQDPTQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F0H7/HYQDPTQ7/FVBF0H7HYQDPTQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/F0H7/HYQDPTQ7/FVBF0H7HYQDPTQ7.SMALL.jpg koolcoasterkid This is Convolution, my latest ball machine! It's been a long building process, enjoy!Some stats:-6 lifts-6 motors-15 balls-24 tracks-over 25 000 piecesThere are many new elements in this machine, such as the inverted top-hat, the giant helix and the quintuple interlocking loops.Construction lasted ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:16:49 PDT
LeGoldberg http://www.instructables.com/id/LeGoldberg/
LeGoldberg - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/VQNV/HYPNX8XX/FAGVQNVHYPNX8XX.SMALL.jpg jmarrufo In this Instructable, I'm going to show you how I made my very own Lego Rube Goldberg, or, LeGoldberg! I remember the first time I learned about Rube Goldberg in middle school I was completely captivated and inspired. And, like many kids, I grew up on Lego's since before I can remember (you know b...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:01:12 PDT
Mary Poppins Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Mary-Poppins-Umbrella/
Mary Poppins Umbrella - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/WKSI/HYPNVJZQ/FGSWKSIHYPNVJZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/WKSI/HYPNVJZQ/FGSWKSIHYPNVJZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/WKSI/HYPNVJZQ/FGSWKSIHYPNVJZQ.SMALL.jpg alannan I needed a prop for a Mary Poppins themed photo shoot that I was working on. So where does one find a custom, parrot headed umbrella? The craft store of course Super Sculpey I'm a huge fan of Super Sculpey. I use it in many of my creative projects. It's easy, durable and forgiving.So my first st...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:48:48 PDT
Make Your Own K'nex Ball Maze! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Knex-Ball-Maze/
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:38:38 PDT
Charisma: A K'nex All-In-One Camera Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Charisma-A-Knex-All-In-One-Camera-Rig/
Charisma: A K'nex All-In-One Camera Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JOV8/HYO8HVIN/F3OJOV8HYO8HVIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JOV8/HYO8HVIN/F3OJOV8HYO8HVIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/JOV8/HYO8HVIN/F3OJOV8HYO8HVIN.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer Charisma is a state of the art camera rig made from K'nex that can be used to take first person videos in almost any environment. Created from a simple, yet sturdy design, Charisma only takes a few minutes to build, but can last a lifetime. There are many features, such as rear and front-facing came...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:13:08 PDT
Lego Minecraft Steve http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Minecraft-Steve-1/
Lego Minecraft Steve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/YXCI/HYLDLFLJ/FS8YXCIHYLDLFLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/YXCI/HYLDLFLJ/FS8YXCIHYLDLFLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/YXCI/HYLDLFLJ/FS8YXCIHYLDLFLJ.SMALL.jpg philocirapt0r In this instructable I'm gonna show you how to build your very own Lego Minecraft Steve! But first, here's a few tips to help you out!-Sort out the brick colors you'll need before hand -I recommend building this on a clean, hard surface, like a table-Don't rush yourself. This might take an hour or 2...
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 13:31:24 PDT
Lego casino roulette http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-casino-roulette/
Lego casino roulette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1ETH/HYO8H692/FY41ETHHYO8H692.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1ETH/HYO8H692/FY41ETHHYO8H692.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1ETH/HYO8H692/FY41ETHHYO8H692.SMALL.jpg Orrell57 This classic casino game can be made from a Lego spinning mechanism and a cardboard top cone. A marble is inserted as the roulette spins, and betting is placed on which number it will land on (the grey studs implanted into the cardboard section stop the marble from landing between two numbers).This ...
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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 09:27:21 PDT
How to Make a Dragon Head http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Dragon-Head/
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By: Andrew.Lloyd.Tolkein

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 00:02:04 PDT
K'nex Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Mixer-1/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 13:10:26 PDT
How To Make A LEGO Ship In A Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-LEGO-Ship-in-A-Bottle/
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By: legochest

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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 18:55:53 PDT
How To Make A Nerf Style Artillery Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Nerf-Style-Artillery-Launcher/
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By: NightHawkInLight

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:08:42 PDT
Tabletop Lazy Susan http://www.instructables.com/id/Tabletop-Lazy-Susan/
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By: GameShowGuru

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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:58:49 PDT
Grow a keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-grass-grow-from-a-keyboard/
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By: dnouwen

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:57:21 PDT
K'nex Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Lamp-1/
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By: KneXtreme

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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 05:05:56 PDT
RC Lego Truck With Manual Transmission http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Lego-Truck-With-Manual-Transmission/
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By: wootin24

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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 15:21:18 PDT
Rock monsters http://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-monsters/
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By: zeyanimisbah

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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 10:50:37 PDT
Under the Sea - A K'nex Ball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-the-Sea-A-Knex-Ball-Machine/
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By: MechanicalCreationMaster

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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 15:27:53 PDT
Make a Super PaperJet and fly over a 5-story building http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Super-PaperJet-and-fly-over-a-5-story-build/
Make a Super PaperJet and fly over a 5-story building - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/MEQD/HYC5YD8K/F7WMEQDHYC5YD8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/MEQD/HYC5YD8K/F7WMEQDHYC5YD8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/MEQD/HYC5YD8K/F7WMEQDHYC5YD8K.SMALL.gif ishback The Super PaperJet is a paper airplane that can fly over a 5-story building. It's launched with a rubber band.The construction is really simple, you just need:- A sheet of paper (letter or A4 size)- A knife and cutting board (or scissors)- A rubber bandLet's get started! Cut the sheet of paper in ...
By: ishback

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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 15:01:37 PDT
K'NEX TMP (Build) http://www.instructables.com/id/KNEX-TMP-Build/
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By: The Red Book of Westmarch

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:15:47 PDT
NES in a Cartridge http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-in-a-Cartridge/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 17:38:14 PDT
LEGO Semi, Grain Trailers, and Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Semi-Grain-Trailers-and-Bin/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:31:05 PDT
Water to Wine Illusion Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-to-Wine-Illusion-Box/
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By: DIY Hacks and How Tos

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:13:16 PDT
Legosaurus http://www.instructables.com/id/Legosaurus-1/
Legosaurus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2R/PU8E/HY5NX400/F2RPU8EHY5NX400.SMALL.jpg mikolynn Hi Friends!Do you need a bunch of dinosaurs for your LEGO creations?Here I’m with the solution: The LEGOSAURUS!Little plastic dinosaurs refurbished to play with LEGO.(note: first I published it in "spanish" but I don't like how different languages works in Instructables)------------------Saludos ami...
By: mikolynn

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:05:54 PDT
Real Life Super Mario Concrete Thwomp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Super-Mario-Concrete-Thwomp/
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By: mactothefuture

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:53:41 PDT
Custom Lego Castle http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Lego-Castle/
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By: Legoman1122

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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 snare drum - an adapter for hi-hat stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Foot-operated-drum-an-adapter-for-hi-hat-stand/
Foot operated snare drum - an adapter for hi-hat stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/LUIQ/HY12IOJ1/FLULUIQHY12IOJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/LUIQ/HY12IOJ1/FLULUIQHY12IOJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/LUIQ/HY12IOJ1/FLULUIQHY12IOJ1.SMALL.jpg Wayne Freer This is a simple-to-build, inexpensive (assuming you already have a drum kit), road-tested mechanism which converts a regular hi-hat stand into an effective snare drum beater. It would be simple to adapt for cable hi-hat for more versatility.I use it on a snare in conjunction with a kick drum - I've...
By: Wayne Freer

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:14:08 PDT