Instructables: exploring - play - play - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 08:02:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Making the Ladybird http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Ladybird/
Making the Ladybird - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/65IN/HYY8JSZA/FYU65INHYY8JSZA.SMALL.jpg Fennecetty In this tutorial I'll be showing you how I made the Ladybird, from the universe "Better Tomorrow".I apologise for the lack of photos, but I guess I got ahead of myself and forgot to take pictures during the process. What you'll need I don't have any pictures for this as I feel like it helps peopl...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:03:52 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
Kids LEGO Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-LEGO-Table/
Kids LEGO Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8WWP/HXLMML88/F5H8WWPHXLMML88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8WWP/HXLMML88/F5H8WWPHXLMML88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/8WWP/HXLMML88/F5H8WWPHXLMML88.SMALL.jpg tjdux This is a small table for children to imagine and build with Lego blocks. It is a quick and easy build that took me about an hour. The table is made of 2 1x4s. 8ft, and a small peice of floor underlayment plywood. Any thin plywood would do though.Tools are a drill for screws and any kind of saw. I h...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:58:53 PDT
Sand Digger: Made from Recycled Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Sand-Digger-Made-from-Recycled-Pallets/
Sand Digger: Made from Recycled Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/W1RS/HXLMH8YM/FWNW1RSHXLMH8YM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/W1RS/HXLMH8YM/FWNW1RSHXLMH8YM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/W1RS/HXLMH8YM/FWNW1RSHXLMH8YM.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver Summers a great time to be a kid. One of my favorite memories from childhood is of days spent in the local park playing on the awesome sand digging excavators. I spent hours digging sand, looking for buried treasure, (and occasionally finding cat poop), and in general having a great time. So now ...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:13:27 PDT
Building Block Picture Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Block-Picture-Puzzle/
Building Block Picture Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIC/KXJD/HX411EQB/FICKXJDHX411EQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIC/KXJD/HX411EQB/FICKXJDHX411EQB.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FIC/KXJD/HX411EQB/FICKXJDHX411EQB.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Kids love building blocks and kids love picture puzzles. So why not combine the two and make a picture puzzle with building blocks. This is a great project for kids. They can help build it and then they can play with it. Materials Building Blocks (any style will work)Printable Sticker Paper (ful...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:15:39 PDT
Ultimate airsoft Sambucus gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-airsoft-Sambucus-gun/
Ultimate airsoft Sambucus gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DMAT/HWG09JLA/F3ADMATHWG09JLA.SMALL.jpg ivver Hello everyone! When I was a kid, I used to play with this gun, it is easy to make and very fun to play with.Sambucus (elder or elderberry) is the type of wood that has a hole through the trunk, this hole is filled with some spongy material which has to be removed for this project, I'll guide you th...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 07:58:18 PDT
Tennis Ball Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Ball-Launcher-2/
Tennis Ball Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/LRFE/HWDFD42E/FBCLRFEHWDFD42E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/LRFE/HWDFD42E/FBCLRFEHWDFD42E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/LRFE/HWDFD42E/FBCLRFEHWDFD42E.SMALL.jpg 24Eng A friend of mine has bad arthritis in his wrists and cannot easily throw a tennis ball for his puppy to fetch. They both enjoy the game but the current models of tennis ball throwers aren't easy on his wrist and those that are aren't very effective. My goal was to build something he could easily fir...
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 07:05:38 PDT
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Thumb-Piano-Mbira/
Make a Thumb Piano (Mbira) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/LHI8/HTHKEEBV/F0XLHI8HTHKEEBV.SMALL.jpg awesomecreations This is a basic guide for building a Thumb Piano, or Mbira. They have been made for centuries all over Africa (and a few other places) and vary a lot in shape, size and sound. They belong to a group of instruments called "Lamellophones" which are percussion instruments, although the sound an Mbira m...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 07:33:38 PDT
Pac-man: Life size Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Pac-man-Life-size-Edition/
Pac-man: Life size Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/XROY/HSGFXLYF/F8XXROYHSGFXLYF.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 This is Instructables club's 4th 'ible and our entry for the game.life 4 contest. If you can, take a moment to vote for us. Thanks! The kids and I brainstormed several ideas for this contest and we settled on this one because it was the most inexpensive idea we could come up with that was still pre...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:39:47 PDT
Homemade Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Toys/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/GIOK/HA3CNL73/FOEGIOKHA3CNL73.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus We all love playing with toys, and the very best toys are homemade.  Homemade Toys features 26 toys made by Instructables members. There are projects for kids of all ages, and probably some adults too. From simple classics like dinosaurs made from wood and a PVC periscope, to more advanced projects...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:24:24 PST
Secret of Kells Costume - Aisling http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-of-Kells-Costume-Aisling/
Secret of Kells Costume - Aisling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/7Y1P/HNM456C6/F757Y1PHNM456C6.SMALL.jpg Tatterhood The Secret of Kells is a truly beautiful movie, and when I saw it, I wanted to make a costume of the faerie Aisling. This is actually a pretty simple-and-quick-to-make costume (and fairly quick to put on, minus the body paint!) So go watch the glorious animated movie, get inspired, and make a 'diffe...
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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 12:07:02 PST
Han Solo Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Han-Solo-Blaster/
Han Solo Blaster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/S7YT/HMMF6XG4/FBNS7YTHMMF6XG4.SMALL.jpg ryanhaldy In this tutorial I'll teach you how to make a pretty good Han Solo blaster replica using a children's toy to start with. Materials Needed: Han Solo toy blaster Drill Drill bit (1/16 inch) "Hole saw" drill bit (about 1/2 inch) Paint (black/silver/brown) Painters or masking tape Get your gun I a...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:00:13 PDT
Build The Matrix "Auto-Shotgun", A Cool Nerf Version. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-The-Matrix-Auto-Shotgun-A-Cool-Nerf-Versi/
Build The Matrix "Auto-Shotgun", A Cool Nerf Version. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/GEDO/HDOW6JMM/FL0GEDOHDOW6JMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/GEDO/HDOW6JMM/FL0GEDOHDOW6JMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/GEDO/HDOW6JMM/FL0GEDOHDOW6JMM.SMALL.jpg Attmos   Second Note-  I know I look pretty shaggy in the video. I had just finish building, hadn't shaved in a few days and was too exited to show off my gun to go make myself look better.  Also, I apologize for fliping the bird.  I lost my index finger in a ta...
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:30:38 PST
Quick & Easy Chinese Parade Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Chinese-Parade-Dragon/
Quick & Easy Chinese Parade Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/8E69/HJKC2J0W/FLE8E69HJKC2J0W.SMALL.jpg poofrabbit Several years ago I shared with instructables my Chinese Parade Dragon for Under $75.  You have all been so kind in your comments, messages and over all good cheer.  When I created that dragon I was working fast, in a hurry and on a budget.  I also was not very good about taking pictures of the con...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 00:31:37 PDT
how to make a straw instrument (straw flute) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-straw-instrument-straw-flute/
how to make a straw instrument (straw flute) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/0CYZ/H1ERMWW8/F8Z0CYZH1ERMWW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/0CYZ/H1ERMWW8/F8Z0CYZH1ERMWW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/0CYZ/H1ERMWW8/F8Z0CYZH1ERMWW8.SMALL.jpg rallekralle note: this is not my idea, i just found it somewhere you will need... a drinking straw pliers scissors flatten the end of the straw with the pliers THE CUT! cut the flattned end like in the picture more cutting cut some holes in the straw, i have painted them black so it becomes easie...
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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:59:29 PDT
Become a Soap Bubble Magician http://www.instructables.com/id/Become-a-Soap-Bubble-Magician/
Become a Soap Bubble Magician - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/P152/HIGFK95N/F7ZP152HIGFK95N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/P152/HIGFK95N/F7ZP152HIGFK95N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/P152/HIGFK95N/F7ZP152HIGFK95N.SMALL.jpg IamWe Summertime and the livin' is easy. A good time for some magic. But how to become a soap bubble magician? I made a step by step guide with tips, a video and photo's. The last four years I did a lot of performances with giant soap bubbles in my home town and on festivals. I do this because; I am fasci...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 06:15:38 PDT
Cardboard Connect Four http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Connect-Four/
Cardboard Connect Four - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/LW53/HI3TX60F/FU9LW53HI3TX60F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/LW53/HI3TX60F/FU9LW53HI3TX60F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/LW53/HI3TX60F/FU9LW53HI3TX60F.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 Connect Four is such a famous game that most of you must have played it at least once in your life! I had both the regular and pocket version when I was little and it's one of the games I played the most with. I still have the big one, even though some discs are missing... The base seems pretty eas...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:37:42 PDT
Play Kitchen Set from Entertainment Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Kitchen-Set-from-Entertainment-Center/
Play Kitchen Set from Entertainment Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/AZIG/HFSHEPXI/FT5AZIGHFSHEPXI.SMALL.jpg Maylily78 You know those old entertainment centers that are now almost obsolete since they don't accommodate flat screen TVs very well? They make excellent kitchen sets with just a little bit of paint and creativity! Took me a couple of weeks to find the perfect one on Craigslist. Was looking for space...
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 07:05:08 PDT
LEGO mw3 UAV Radio (how to) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-mw3-UAV-Radio-how-to/
LEGO mw3 UAV Radio (how to) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/73UI/HET0ROWU/FD273UIHET0ROWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/73UI/HET0ROWU/FD273UIHET0ROWU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/73UI/HET0ROWU/FD273UIHET0ROWU.SMALL.jpg BrickSmith Some of you asked me to make an instructable on how to make the LEGO mw3 UAV Radio, so here it is. The Base Antenna Batteries and Cover Sorry if anything was unclear.
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 12:47:27 PDT
How to Make a Wooden Playset http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Wooden-Playset/
How to Make a Wooden Playset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/MV10/HEQEQYS3/FDWMV10HEQEQYS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/MV10/HEQEQYS3/FDWMV10HEQEQYS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/MV10/HEQEQYS3/FDWMV10HEQEQYS3.SMALL.jpg The Rambler This Instructable is a very simple version of a toy playset that I have recently seen around a lot. The idea behind it is that it provides a relatively blank canvas for a child's imagination. A child can play with whatever toys he wants on it and it can be whatever he wants it to be (i.e. a house, a...
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Thu, 4 Apr 2013 09:35:32 PDT
3EP - Whale Puzzle Project http://www.instructables.com/id/3EP-Whale-Puzzle-Project-Day-1/
3EP - Whale Puzzle Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/ST0K/HF23PQ0I/FFUST0KHF23PQ0I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/ST0K/HF23PQ0I/FFUST0KHF23PQ0I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFU/ST0K/HF23PQ0I/FFUST0KHF23PQ0I.SMALL.jpg m2grzegorczyk I figured something like 3EP which means 3 EVENINGS PROJECTS. What is that? Work and home responsibilities takes most of my day - there weren't to much time left for other activities. I had to come up with something that will give me time for crafting all sorts off stuff :). That's why 3EP came into...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 00:21:52 PDT
Building Audrey II Phase 4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Audrey-II-Phase-IV/
Building Audrey II Phase 4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/7J0M/HD4VDG56/FWH7J0MHD4VDG56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/7J0M/HD4VDG56/FWH7J0MHD4VDG56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/7J0M/HD4VDG56/FWH7J0MHD4VDG56.SMALL.jpg featherwurm Phase IV is the final and largest form of Audrey II. She's big, mean, and in control. Being such a large puppet with a lot of demands, it's a hefty task to build her to be up to everything. She needs to be able to:   Eat three actors Sing and move Somehow portray gro...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 12:23:35 PDT
Building Audrey II Bud Soft Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Audrey-II-Bud-Soft-Sculptures/
Building Audrey II Bud Soft Sculptures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/157H/HD4VFF5A/FSS157HHD4VFF5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/157H/HD4VFF5A/FSS157HHD4VFF5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/157H/HD4VFF5A/FSS157HHD4VFF5A.SMALL.jpg featherwurm Having just completed building Audrey II for Little Shop of Horrors and having a very positive reaction to her appearance, I decided to make a few gifts for some fellow folks on the creative team for the show. These buds are intended to match the overall aesthetic of the ones seen in the show, but...
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 12:47:39 PDT
Lego palm pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-palm-pistol/
Lego palm pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/IJZH/HD7TZD9X/FDIIJZHHD7TZD9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/IJZH/HD7TZD9X/FDIIJZHHD7TZD9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDI/IJZH/HD7TZD9X/FDIIJZHHD7TZD9X.SMALL.jpg BrickSmith The Si-Fi take on a palm pistol Barrel Handle
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 14:51:53 PST
How to make the Tumble Bean! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-The-Tumble-Bean/
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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:24:22 PST
3 in 1 Mint Tin Game http://www.instructables.com/id/3-in-1-Mint-Tin-Game/
3 in 1 Mint Tin Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/PCO9/HAQ33KYC/FBBPCO9HAQ33KYC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/PCO9/HAQ33KYC/FBBPCO9HAQ33KYC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/PCO9/HAQ33KYC/FBBPCO9HAQ33KYC.SMALL.jpg sgfidlin This is how to make a 3 in 1 Mint Tin Game.. The games are tic tac toe, minty golf, and pool.  Materials. - ivy green outdoor carpet sample -midnight blue carpet sample -copper wire (the thickness of a tooth pick) -mint tin -scissors   -marker -wire cutter -laminator (optional)  -magnets -modelin...
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 19:33:19 PST
Best of Play 2012 http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-of-Play-2012/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/9494/HAQ2UR6U/FW99494HAQ2UR6U.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Epic costumes, DIY instruments, and amazing K'NEX  &LEGO creations;  It was a great year for Play. I am happy to report that our LEGO community has grown considerably over the year and we now have a very comprehensive tutorial database to make everything from LEGO travel chess sets to LEGO Porta...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:12:45 PST
REAL Minecraft Blocks! http://www.instructables.com/id/REAL-Minecraft-Blocks/
REAL Minecraft Blocks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/B9N6/H9X3JIMF/F83B9N6H9X3JIMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/B9N6/H9X3JIMF/F83B9N6H9X3JIMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/B9N6/H9X3JIMF/F83B9N6H9X3JIMF.SMALL.jpg TheProcrastibaker Minecraft is an AWESOME game, where you can build stuff from little cubes.  Everything is a cube.  Even YOU are a cube! If you haven't played Minecraft yet, I strongly urge you to.  It is pretty awesome. Christmas is coming up, and I have this friend who is slightly  completely OBSESSED with this ...
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Sat, 1 Dec 2012 08:38:32 PST
Blood-Spraying Evil Dead Chainsaw Arm! http://www.instructables.com/id/Blood-Spraying-Evil-Dead-Chainsaw-Arm/
Blood-Spraying Evil Dead Chainsaw Arm! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/ECIJ/H9T4CGK2/FM8ECIJH9T4CGK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/ECIJ/H9T4CGK2/FM8ECIJH9T4CGK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/ECIJ/H9T4CGK2/FM8ECIJH9T4CGK2.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid Thanks so much to everyone who voted for me in the contest, I was a second place winner! Ah, Halloween is upon us again!  I am not as consistently awesome at costumery as my brother, but I have been known to build a thing or two or three, and generally overdo it this time of year. My friend Felic...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 22:50:35 PDT
Necronomicon Ex Mortis: The Book of the Dead! http://www.instructables.com/id/Necronomicon-Ex-Mortis-The-Book-of-the-Dead/
Necronomicon Ex Mortis: The Book of the Dead! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/KSO4/H9T4CFH7/FGJKSO4H9T4CFH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/KSO4/H9T4CFH7/FGJKSO4H9T4CFH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/KSO4/H9T4CFH7/FGJKSO4H9T4CFH7.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid " . . . and worst of all, the unmentionable Necronomicon of the mad Arab Abdul Alhazred, in Olaus Wormius’ forbidden Latin translation; a book which I had never seen, but of which I had heard monstrous things whispered."                                                                -H. P. Love...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 22:54:38 PDT
Wireless PVC badminton volleyball net http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-PVC-badminton-volleyball-net/
Wireless PVC badminton volleyball net - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/VKZ2/HKPX6K7S/F9PVKZ2HKPX6K7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/VKZ2/HKPX6K7S/F9PVKZ2HKPX6K7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/VKZ2/HKPX6K7S/F9PVKZ2HKPX6K7S.SMALL.jpg replayreb My kids received a badminton set from their grandmother last summer which we have enjoyed immensely and play it often especially as an after dinner family game.  The problem is that it is cumbersome to set up and take down for mowing the grass and the kids keep tripping over the guy wires when runni...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 21:37:53 PDT
DIY Arrow Bocce Set http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Arrow-Bocce-Set/
DIY Arrow Bocce Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/91FE/H7434WHJ/FZ491FEH7434WHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/91FE/H7434WHJ/FZ491FEH7434WHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/91FE/H7434WHJ/FZ491FEH7434WHJ.SMALL.jpg nickcube4 Bocce is a game of aiming, most commonly played with balls. In this instructable I will teach you how to make a version of the game that is played with arrows instead of balls. NOTE: I will not be held responsible if you hurt yourself. Things you need Materials: 9 wooden chopsticks 3 different c...
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Sun, 16 Sep 2012 18:42:39 PDT
Mechanical Table Pinball (IMPROVED instructable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Table-Pinball-IMPROVED-instructable/
Mechanical Table Pinball (IMPROVED instructable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R937/H5TU9MBI/F44R937H5TU9MBI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R937/H5TU9MBI/F44R937H5TU9MBI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R937/H5TU9MBI/F44R937H5TU9MBI.SMALL.jpg inspiredwood This little video shows, the entire project and the steps written below. Se the steps for further detail. The entire pinball machine was done in app. 100 hours and cost less than 100$. 1. Plan and draw the table layout on a paper (app. 30x60 cm) 2. Draw the side pieces according to your li...
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 04:15:43 PDT
K'nex Mini Basketball Arcade Game (Instructions) http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Mini-Basketball-Arcade-Game-Instructions/
K'nex Mini Basketball Arcade Game (Instructions) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/O01Q/H58PJX11/FP7O01QH58PJX11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/O01Q/H58PJX11/FP7O01QH58PJX11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/O01Q/H58PJX11/FP7O01QH58PJX11.SMALL.jpg MrSmashCat Here are the instructions for the K'nex Basketball game! Pieces Count: Rods Green: 12 White: 231 Blue: 433 Yellow: 118 Red: 21 Grey: 5 Connectors Grey (Single): 16 Orange: 11 Red: 6 Green: 4 Silver: 406 Yellow: 74 Blue: 102 White: 29 Other Spacer (Blue): 6 Spacer (Silver): 12 Blue Snap: 2 Total...
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Tue, 7 Aug 2012 13:46:09 PDT
Simple Ears for Elf, Vampire, Vulcan etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Ears-for-Elf-Vampire-Vulcan-etc/
Simple Ears for Elf, Vampire, Vulcan etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/GP7M/H3QFJ3C0/F8TGP7MH3QFJ3C0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/GP7M/H3QFJ3C0/F8TGP7MH3QFJ3C0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/GP7M/H3QFJ3C0/F8TGP7MH3QFJ3C0.SMALL.jpg marshon Here's how to create a generic 'quick and dirty' set of ears that compare well with the fancy dress shop ones at a fraction of the cost. Traditionally the ears would be sculpted in clay, a mould made and the ears cast using foamed liquid latex. This can be long winded, technically challenging and e...
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 19:45:36 PDT
Water-Balloon Tennis! 2012's newest summer sport! http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Balloon-Tennis-2012s-newest-summer-sport/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/85O1/H4DXIUPN/FS285O1H4DXIUPN.SMALL.jpg shadowfeet This summer has been unusually hot on the east coast, so to beat the heat I and my family, created a new game/sport to cool down. Introducing- Water-Balloon Tennis!! Perfect when you aren't quite in the mood for a water-balloon fight, and it's too hot to play real tennis.  Before Playing You'll Nee...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 18:15:06 PDT
K'NEX Jack Sparrow Compass http://www.instructables.com/id/Jack-Sparrow-Compass/
K'NEX Jack Sparrow Compass - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/H978/H3NN9HSG/F1QH978H3NN9HSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/H978/H3NN9HSG/F1QH978H3NN9HSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/H978/H3NN9HSG/F1QH978H3NN9HSG.SMALL.jpg Woutgineer Greeting to everyone! It has bin two year ago that i published my first Instructable, and I diddent think that I woud ever do it agian. I haddent even thot aboute my k'nex for years, until i got this idea. I made this thing and I think it is good enouch to publish, so here it is. Before I start, l...
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 05:53:02 PDT
Backyard Ballistics http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Ballistics/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/BYH9/H2WEZDK4/FFZBYH9H2WEZDK4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/BYH9/H2WEZDK4/FFZBYH9H2WEZDK4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/BYH9/H2WEZDK4/FFZBYH9H2WEZDK4.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus TAKE COVER! Potato cannons, rockets, and explosions; does it get any better than this? I think not. Backyard Ballistics is a collection of creations made by the Instructables community around all things dangerous. We've got net guns, fire breathing and firework making. Of course, we also have severa...
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Tue, 19 Jun 2012 15:10:28 PDT
Homemade Indiana Jones Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Indiana-Jones-Pinball-Machine-1/
Homemade Indiana Jones Pinball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4P2M/H1ZG6WNF/FYT4P2MH1ZG6WNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4P2M/H1ZG6WNF/FYT4P2MH1ZG6WNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/4P2M/H1ZG6WNF/FYT4P2MH1ZG6WNF.SMALL.jpg Kris82          This is my homemade Indiana Jones themed pinball machine that I'm currently working on. This pinball machine will not use any electronics. It will be all mechanical including making sounds, as well as keeping score. This project was started to get a large pinball machine to use no electrici...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 22:23:15 PDT
Real Life Angry Birds http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Angry-Birds/
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 04:45:20 PDT
Knex crossbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-crossbow-piece-conservative/
Knex crossbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OU3U/H0OJ16EW/FHEOU3UH0OJ16EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OU3U/H0OJ16EW/FHEOU3UH0OJ16EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/OU3U/H0OJ16EW/FHEOU3UH0OJ16EW.SMALL.jpg the_boss_builder this is my first ever instructable so please excuse any hard to follow directions. this is my "piece conservative" crossbow. it has a range of about 30ft shot flat and 40-50ft angled. it also feqatures a new type of trigger that works really well. p.s. please rate and sub! also check out my combat/...
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Sun, 8 Apr 2012 23:33:22 PDT
A ScaryBox: The House of the Spider http://www.instructables.com/id/A-ScaryBox-The-House-of-the-Spider/
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Fri, 9 Mar 2012 10:56:28 PST
Makedo Balloon Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Makedo-Balloon-Boat/
Makedo Balloon Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X3T1/GZDY7B4K/FHVX3T1GZDY7B4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X3T1/GZDY7B4K/FHVX3T1GZDY7B4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/X3T1/GZDY7B4K/FHVX3T1GZDY7B4K.SMALL.jpg makedo-able This weekend we're crossing the seven seas in this very fun balloon pirate ship! Join us on our over seas adventures. Invite a few family members and friends, throw a boat making party, then hit the water and race them into the sunset.  We used reclaimed materials and Makedo's reusable parts from m...
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Thu, 8 Mar 2012 20:02:33 PST
Make a Dragon puppet/ juice tote http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Dragon-puppet-juice-tote/
Make a Dragon puppet/ juice tote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/DLUC/GYDM0J5X/FDGDLUCGYDM0J5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/DLUC/GYDM0J5X/FDGDLUCGYDM0J5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/DLUC/GYDM0J5X/FDGDLUCGYDM0J5X.SMALL.jpg ravenking Today we are making a dragon puppet/juice tote. Materials: 1 juice box ( for reference ) 1 adult sock 2 orange felt squares 1 white felt square 1 green felt square 1 black felt square 1 elastic 1\8 to 1\4 inch wide x 8 inches thread Note: each felt square I purchased measured ...
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Wed, 8 Feb 2012 11:03:45 PST
Plants vs zombies coin bank from recycled toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Plants-vs-zombies-coin-bank-from-recycled-toys/
Plants vs zombies coin bank from recycled toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/C43F/GXL663RP/FPRC43FGXL663RP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/C43F/GXL663RP/FPRC43FGXL663RP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/C43F/GXL663RP/FPRC43FGXL663RP.SMALL.jpg mygibzone If your tired of tripping over junked up toys, but can't convince yourself into trashing them, then give this project a try. Turn a few of your dead toys into "The Undead'" by giving them a new life as a useful coin bank. It's fun, simple, and doesn't require a lot of "BRAINS." NOTE: If your not t...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 11:33:57 PST
How to conveniently hang almost anything with LEGO and sugru - USB cable desk tidy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-conveniently-hang-almost-anything-with-LEGO/
How to conveniently hang almost anything with LEGO and sugru - USB cable desk tidy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/B2V2/GVZPH7XT/FRAB2V2GVZPH7XT.SMALL.jpg projectsugru LEGO is awesome, but making a USB cable desk tidy with LEGO is even more awesome !!!!! WHAT YOU NEED: sugru LEGO tissue paper Why sugru is good for this: 1: bonds to ABS brilliantly :) 2: bonds to most other materials 3: you can remove sugru from most non porous surfaces without leaving any marks...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2011 09:31:29 PST
How to transform any pen into an awesome LEGO character using sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-transform-any-pen-into-an-awesome-LEGO-char/
How to transform any pen into an awesome LEGO character using sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRY0/GVXH5LNF/F9CVRY0GVXH5LNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRY0/GVXH5LNF/F9CVRY0GVXH5LNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/VRY0/GVXH5LNF/F9CVRY0GVXH5LNF.SMALL.jpg projectsugru LEGO is awesome, but a LEGO pen is even more awesome !!!!! This is a super simple project that shows you how to transform any pen into your favourite LEGO character, yay :) WHAT YOU NEED: sugru LEGO - this project uses the LEGO round stud a pen scissors tissue paper Why sugru is good for this: ...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 07:08:17 PST
LEGO + sugru = 4 awesome projects (+ video) http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-sugru-4-awesome-projects-video/
LEGO + sugru = 4 awesome projects (+ video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/02F4/GVZP1YBO/F9202F4GVZP1YBO.SMALL.jpg projectsugru LEGO is awesome, but what if you could make everything LEGO compatible !!!!! Because LEGO is made from ABS, (one of sugru's favourite materials to bond to) we came up with some great projects using sugru to help make LEGO even better !!!!! All you need is sugru, LEGO and stuff to bond them to :) ...
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Tue, 13 Dec 2011 11:05:34 PST
Knex Folding Target Range http://www.instructables.com/id/Knex-Folding-Target-Range/
Knex Folding Target Range - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/YZ03/GVXHOB69/FIHYZ03GVXHOB69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/YZ03/GVXHOB69/FIHYZ03GVXHOB69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/YZ03/GVXHOB69/FIHYZ03GVXHOB69.SMALL.jpg cazadactle I have been meaning to do this ible for a while now, and have only just finally got round to it... I present to you instructions for my folding target range! I like this one compared to other models because it's relatively low piece and has two handles (one on either side) to reset the targets with ...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2011 13:13:34 PST
Turk's Head Fire Poi Heads http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-Head-Fire-Poi-Heads/
Turk's Head Fire Poi Heads - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/SBMM/GUVU1LBP/FLLSBMMGUVU1LBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/SBMM/GUVU1LBP/FLLSBMMGUVU1LBP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/SBMM/GUVU1LBP/FLLSBMMGUVU1LBP.SMALL.jpg kyle.marsh Poi is one of the many manifestations of fire dancing.  It originates (according to legend, at least) from a flexibility and strength training exercise used by the Maori people in ages past and has evolved into a performance art.  As a fire spinning art the performer uses "heads" on his or her poi m...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 16:54:56 PST