Instructables: exploring - technology - 3D-Printing - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:07:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 Atom Fidget Spinner w/ "Electrons" http://www.instructables.com/id/Atom-Fidget-Spinner-W-Electrons/
Atom Fidget Spinner w/ "Electrons" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U8YE/J58FWFOP/FZPU8YEJ58FWFOP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U8YE/J58FWFOP/FZPU8YEJ58FWFOP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/U8YE/J58FWFOP/FZPU8YEJ58FWFOP.SMALL.jpg adeperro As a physics major, I aimed at creating a fidget spinner that incorporated science but also could perform at a high level. I eventually decided on an atom design because it is a simple structure that everyone would recognize. I did not want an ordinary atom fidget spinner though. I was determined ...
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Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:10:29 PDT
Continuous Surface Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Continuous-Surface-Bracelet/
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Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:31:57 PDT
5 Genuinely Useful Things to 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Genuinely-Useful-Things-to-3D-Print/
5 Genuinely Useful Things to 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/NRSA/J52Q4K2L/FRUNRSAJ52Q4K2L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/NRSA/J52Q4K2L/FRUNRSAJ52Q4K2L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/NRSA/J52Q4K2L/FRUNRSAJ52Q4K2L.SMALL.jpg chris_maker Over the last years, 3D printers have become cheaper, easier to use and therefore more accessible to anyone who is wiling to pay. However, we often see 'domestic' 3D printers being advertised printing small plastic toys and models that show of the technology yet don't serve much purpose. We do occas...
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Sat, 15 Jul 2017 22:46:48 PDT
2016 Suzuki GSX-RR 1:8 Racing RC MotoGP Version 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/2016-Suzuki-GSX-RR-18-Racing-RC-MotoGP-Version-2/
2016 Suzuki GSX-RR 1:8 Racing RC MotoGP Version 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/E8TM/J52Q4BS0/FNAE8TMJ52Q4BS0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/E8TM/J52Q4BS0/FNAE8TMJ52Q4BS0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/E8TM/J52Q4BS0/FNAE8TMJ52Q4BS0.SMALL.jpg brettt3 Version 2:builds upon the knowledge that I gained from the previous bikes. Completely redesigned from Version 1, Slimmer Body, Narrower chassis, Center of gravity has been moved back and towards the center of the bike, rear gyro, three piece front rim, and electronics are stored on chassis. Parts...
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Fri, 14 Jul 2017 19:57:07 PDT
3D Printed Solar Filter Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Solar-Filter-Attachment/
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:42:22 PDT
3D Scanning With the Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Scanning-With-the-Kinect/
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Wed, 12 Jul 2017 06:33:57 PDT
Marblevator Air http://www.instructables.com/id/Marblevator-Air/
Marblevator Air - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/0NAC/J4YFRNRP/FTO0NACJ4YFRNRP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/0NAC/J4YFRNRP/FTO0NACJ4YFRNRP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTO/0NAC/J4YFRNRP/FTO0NACJ4YFRNRP.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt "Marblevator Air" is the latest in my "Marblevator Series" of marble machines. Many fans of the Marblevators Series have sent me links to videos of marble machines that are truly quite amazing. A couple of the videos included designs incorporating "drums", where the marble bounces off a drum surfa...
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Tue, 11 Jul 2017 08:06:23 PDT
Qi Green Lantern Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Qi-Green-Lantern-Charger/
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Mon, 10 Jul 2017 18:14:51 PDT
How I Fix a Hole in a Wall With Friable Plaster ... http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Fix-a-Hole-in-a-Wall-With-Friable-Plaster-/
How I Fix a Hole in a Wall With Friable Plaster ... - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I88V/J4SQ9HLP/FCRI88VJ4SQ9HLP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I88V/J4SQ9HLP/FCRI88VJ4SQ9HLP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/I88V/J4SQ9HLP/FCRI88VJ4SQ9HLP.SMALL.jpg TK92648926 I live in an old House with friable plaster on all walls and I have always problems to fix something on the walls. One morning I woke up and my blind layed on the ground and I had a hole(60x25x20) in the wall where the blind was fixed ...100 years ago they used pieces of wood to fix blinds, the orgi...
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Sat, 8 Jul 2017 03:11:37 PDT
Making a Custom Chess Set Using the Kinect Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Custom-Chess-Set-Using-the-Kinect-Sensor/
Making a Custom Chess Set Using the Kinect Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/7URN/J4SQ2PSC/FKQ7URNJ4SQ2PSC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/7URN/J4SQ2PSC/FKQ7URNJ4SQ2PSC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/7URN/J4SQ2PSC/FKQ7URNJ4SQ2PSC.SMALL.jpg Rbrtbrennan1 Have you ever dreamed about making your own custom game set? I'm going to show you how you can use a 3d printer and an x-box 360 Kinect to relatively cheaply create your own personalized chess set! This project is low-cost and the Kinect sensor is low cost and can be purchased on e-bay for less than...
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Fri, 7 Jul 2017 05:35:47 PDT
Pterodactyl, Pseudo Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Pterodactyl-Pseudo-Style/
Pterodactyl, Pseudo Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/01IO/J4OFV2M7/FCQ01IOJ4OFV2M7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/01IO/J4OFV2M7/FCQ01IOJ4OFV2M7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/01IO/J4OFV2M7/FCQ01IOJ4OFV2M7.SMALL.jpg gzumwalt "Pterodactyl, Pseudo Style" is my attempt at a pterodactyl automata. Not being old enough to have actually seen a live pterodactyl (well almost), and having never seen one in a museum, I designed this stylized pterodactyl with animated wings from images I've seen over the years.As usual, I probably...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 14:36:57 PDT
Fusion 360 Fidget Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Fusion-360-Fidget-Spinner/
Fusion 360 Fidget Spinner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/1QI9/J4OFQBRE/FNO1QI9J4OFQBRE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/1QI9/J4OFQBRE/FNO1QI9J4OFQBRE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNO/1QI9/J4OFQBRE/FNO1QI9J4OFQBRE.SMALL.jpg pikeslayer17 The finished spinner. Fusion 360 This is what your Fusion 360 should look like. Dimensions My bearings were 22mm by 7mm, so this square is 28-28mm allowing for a little clearance in the spinner sides. To make this square press R and input your dimensions Bearing Holes For this step you nee...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 08:01:04 PDT
Koala Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Koala-Mount/
Koala Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/7F3L/J4OFTO73/FML7F3LJ4OFTO73.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/7F3L/J4OFTO73/FML7F3LJ4OFTO73.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FML/7F3L/J4OFTO73/FML7F3LJ4OFTO73.SMALL.jpg npnavarrete The idea behind this project is to solve the problem of having to carry a heavy and bulky tripod or support for your camera every time you go outside. To do so, the device proposes to use any vertical element you might find (such as trees, light poles, pillars, etc) as a height provider. Once you ch...
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Wed, 5 Jul 2017 07:03:43 PDT
Pineapple Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pineapple-Lamp-1/
Pineapple Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/QPAZ/J4OFT3IC/F7IQPAZJ4OFT3IC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/QPAZ/J4OFT3IC/F7IQPAZJ4OFT3IC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/QPAZ/J4OFT3IC/F7IQPAZJ4OFT3IC.SMALL.jpg PatricioD7 Pineapple lamp can be used at more than one situation!The idea is to understand that sometimes we can use electricity, but other times we can’t! So, this is a “modular” lamp that can change its energy source. It can be powered by electricity or by your own phone or flashlight!The pieces just come to...
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Tue, 4 Jul 2017 21:28:09 PDT
3D Print a Sparkler Sword http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-a-Sparkler-Sword/
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Tue, 4 Jul 2017 20:41:30 PDT
Instrumenting a 3D Printer (or Whatever) http://www.instructables.com/id/Instrumenting-a-3D-Printer-or-Whatever/
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Tue, 4 Jul 2017 04:51:39 PDT
Writing Accessory for Netanel http://www.instructables.com/id/Writing-Accessory-for-Netanel/
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Tue, 4 Jul 2017 06:54:04 PDT
The Fourth of July Celebration Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fourth-of-July-Celebration-Box/
The Fourth of July Celebration Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZOMS/J4IQ4H14/FSSZOMSJ4IQ4H14.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZOMS/J4IQ4H14/FSSZOMSJ4IQ4H14.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/ZOMS/J4IQ4H14/FSSZOMSJ4IQ4H14.SMALL.jpg Khang Nguyen Fourth of July is always a special day for me, the only difference this year would be the opportunity to work for CEL ROBOX and Circuit Specialists. This project is first to celebrate The Independent Day, second to show my appreciation for the people that I work with.The project involved 3D printing...
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 23:47:31 PDT
3D Print an Image http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-an-Image/
3D Print an Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/7J6D/J4IQ3PH1/FCH7J6DJ4IQ3PH1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/7J6D/J4IQ3PH1/FCH7J6DJ4IQ3PH1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/7J6D/J4IQ3PH1/FCH7J6DJ4IQ3PH1.SMALL.jpg Porda If you have an image you'd like to convert into a 3D printed part, you may be surprised how easily it can be done with free software.This instructable will hopefully answer a few questions I received from my Fallout Perk Pin instructable. Required Software Free Software InkscapeFusion 360 (Free f...
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Sun, 2 Jul 2017 08:01:54 PDT
Traffic Light for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-for-Kids/
Traffic Light for Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/71MT/J4IQ233I/F9E71MTJ4IQ233I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/71MT/J4IQ233I/F9E71MTJ4IQ233I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/71MT/J4IQ233I/F9E71MTJ4IQ233I.SMALL.jpg medanilevin Hi AllSeveral days ago my son (3.5yo) asked me to build him a traffic light. I had couple of hours this week so I designed one in Fusion360. Sent it to print and assembled it yesterday.The outcome is pretty cool, especially if your kid is also into toy cars as mine :)My goals with this build were:Qu...
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Sat, 1 Jul 2017 20:31:39 PDT
Under $50 Monoprice Select Mini to "Mega" http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-50-Monoprice-Select-Mini-to-Mega/
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:32:28 PDT
Building and Testing a Budget 3D Printer Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-and-Testing-a-Budget-3D-Printer-Kit/
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 06:23:35 PDT
The Headphone Roll http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Headphone-Roll/
The Headphone Roll - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/STJ2/J4IPWCDN/FIISTJ2J4IPWCDN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/STJ2/J4IPWCDN/FIISTJ2J4IPWCDN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FII/STJ2/J4IPWCDN/FIISTJ2J4IPWCDN.SMALL.jpg erickoo2003 Hi, today I'm going to introduce THE HEADPHONE ROLL. For every music lover headphone is life, but when you'r about to stuff them into your ears, they ALWAYS get tided up (You have the idea don't ask me how or tell me how you triggered and cut them apart...). Solution? But hey, there's an alterna...
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 22:30:55 PDT
Arduino Minimal Drum Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Minimal-Drum-Kit/
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Fri, 30 Jun 2017 05:23:23 PDT
Retro Bluetooth Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Bluetooth-Booombox/
Retro Bluetooth Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XKU6/J4IPVHF9/F7PXKU6J4IPVHF9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XKU6/J4IPVHF9/F7PXKU6J4IPVHF9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/XKU6/J4IPVHF9/F7PXKU6J4IPVHF9.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON All the convenience of the 2010's, all the style of the 90's- this bluetooth boombox is the life of the party. With a 3D printer and some time spent finishing with the proper color scheme, you too can party like it's 1991.All the parts are 3D printed or laser cut, but you could do everything with ...
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Thu, 29 Jun 2017 17:05:51 PDT
An Educational Fidget Spinner - Finally! http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Educational-Fidget-Spinner-Finally/
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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:43:27 PDT
Parametric Chainmail in Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Parametric-Chainmail-in-Fusion-360/
Parametric Chainmail in Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MRPH/J4EFQV1S/FAFMRPHJ4EFQV1S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MRPH/J4EFQV1S/FAFMRPHJ4EFQV1S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/MRPH/J4EFQV1S/FAFMRPHJ4EFQV1S.SMALL.jpg markk7 Designing chain-mail just became a lot easier thanks to the "parametric" capabilities in Fusion 360. No more tedious copying-and-pasting or complex arraying all those hundreds of chain-mail links. Now you can change a couple of numbers and Fusion 360 automatically generates a completely new sheet of...
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:17:49 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure From Old Network Server http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-From-Old-Network-Server/
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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:56:50 PDT
Import McMaster-Carr Components Into Tinkercad http://www.instructables.com/id/Import-McMaster-Carr-Components-Into-Tinkercad/
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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:31:35 PDT
Cheap 30x30x40cm 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-30x30x40cm-3D-Printer/
Cheap 30x30x40cm 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/VPIQ/J48Q4CDZ/F94VPIQJ48Q4CDZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/VPIQ/J48Q4CDZ/F94VPIQJ48Q4CDZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/VPIQ/J48Q4CDZ/F94VPIQJ48Q4CDZ.SMALL.jpg Nikus 3D printing is getting more and more popular, 3D printers are getting cheaper and cheaper. There are plenty of cheap chienesse 3D printers with decent quality. In this instructable I will show you one of them - CREALITY CR10. I will show you how to assemble it and what can you do to make it even bet...
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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 05:54:34 PDT
Fin Gripper (Robotic/Prosthetic Hybrid) - Mark VI http://www.instructables.com/id/Fin-Gripper-RoboticProsthetic-Hybrid-Mark-VI/
Fin Gripper (Robotic/Prosthetic Hybrid) - Mark VI - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/R98P/J48PYRQH/FK7R98PJ48PYRQH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/R98P/J48PYRQH/FK7R98PJ48PYRQH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK7/R98P/J48PYRQH/FK7R98PJ48PYRQH.SMALL.jpg Black_Ram_Industries The Mark VI Fin Gripper - Black Ram Hand. This hand was designed to use the The Fin Ray Effect giving the wearer the ability to pick up soft or odd shaped items not able to be grasped by rigid claws or fingers. The Fin Ray Effect: https://www.google.com/patents/EP1040999A2?cl=enEach Fin Grip finger ...
By: Black_Ram_Industries

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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 17:58:23 PDT
From Sketch to CAD to 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Sketch-to-CAD-to-3D-Print/
From Sketch to CAD to 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/8DX9/J48PWL3R/F0C8DX9J48PWL3R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/8DX9/J48PWL3R/F0C8DX9J48PWL3R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/8DX9/J48PWL3R/F0C8DX9J48PWL3R.SMALL.jpg vspencer When I'm staffing at the Invention Studio, I like to teach skills that aren't typically practiced among engineering students - particularly sketching. While teaching a colleague to do quick sketching by using helicopters as an example, I accidentally came up with a cool-looking concept.Concept drawi...
By: vspencer

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Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:58:53 PDT
Move Circuit Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Move-Circuit-Assembly/
Move Circuit Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/HRSD/J48PT2LY/FMDHRSDJ48PT2LY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/HRSD/J48PT2LY/FMDHRSDJ48PT2LY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/HRSD/J48PT2LY/FMDHRSDJ48PT2LY.SMALL.gif circuits In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make your designs move around using the Move Circuit Assembly, which combines a vibration motor, slideswitch, and battery.Let's get started! Gather Your Parts To build the Move Circuit Assembly, you will need three electronic components: Vibration motorSlides...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:49:36 PDT
Glow Circuit Assembly http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-Circuit-Assembly/
Glow Circuit Assembly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1T2Z/J48PT29Q/FGT1T2ZJ48PT29Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1T2Z/J48PT29Q/FGT1T2ZJ48PT29Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGT/1T2Z/J48PT29Q/FGT1T2ZJ48PT29Q.SMALL.gif circuits In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make your design light up using the Glow Circuit Assembly, which combines a light emitting diode (LED) and a coin cell battery.Let's get started! Gathering Your Parts You'll need two electronic components:An LEDA 3V Coin Cell Battery (CR2032)Find all Glow com...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:45:05 PDT
Your Silly Mood Swing http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Silly-Mood-Swing/
Your Silly Mood Swing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/NTAH/J47LDXTH/F51NTAHJ47LDXTH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/NTAH/J47LDXTH/F51NTAHJ47LDXTH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/NTAH/J47LDXTH/F51NTAHJ47LDXTH.SMALL.jpg medanilevin Good MorningI designed and made this as a birthday gift. Then I thought we could all benefit from this, as something that we may have forgot.While the build itself is very simple, the meaning is much deeper. The final product serves as a reminder to us all that we literally can switch our mood/anger...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:44:38 PDT
The core of 3D design http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Core-of-3D-Design/
The core of 3D design - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/120X/J47LDNM3/FYV120XJ47LDNM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/120X/J47LDNM3/FYV120XJ47LDNM3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/120X/J47LDNM3/FYV120XJ47LDNM3.SMALL.jpg Peterthinking Sketched Out If you're new to the world of designing objects to be 3D printed or if you just want to learn a few design tricks for SketchUp read on. If not... read on anyway, it couldn't hurt. What qualifies me to teach you this? Nothing. I'm probably no different than you. I'm a jack of all and ma...
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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:07:36 PDT
Ultimaker 2 – Use 5v controlled fan to also get a 24v controlled fan. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimaker-2-Use-5v-Controlled-Fan-to-Also-Get-a-24/
Ultimaker 2 – Use 5v controlled fan to also get a 24v controlled fan. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/YWJH/J44FZ8Q8/FXYYWJHJ44FZ8Q8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/YWJH/J44FZ8Q8/FXYYWJHJ44FZ8Q8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/YWJH/J44FZ8Q8/FXYYWJHJ44FZ8Q8.SMALL.jpg dintid As people might know, the Ultimaker 2/3 series machines are very sleek, minimalistic looking, with all wires, motors and electronics neatly hidden away.This is nice from a visual perspective, but it does have some drawbacks in the form of overheating disaster waiting to happen.This posts covers 2 se...
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Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:08:56 PDT
Wearable Iron Man Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-1/
Wearable Iron Man Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/8MN6/J44FXOQL/FE78MN6J44FXOQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/8MN6/J44FXOQL/FE78MN6J44FXOQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/8MN6/J44FXOQL/FE78MN6J44FXOQL.SMALL.jpg Jackofalltrades_ My name is Jack Monaco, but, like many people, I think it would be pretty cool if I was Iron Man. Every year at my school we have a week of rallying and class spirit competitions, and each day of this week has a dress theme, the first of which is character day. Being a maker, I tend to go all out on...
By: Jackofalltrades_

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Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:18:23 PDT
Soundwave Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Soundwave-Vase/
Soundwave Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2ZXH/J4EFGHB2/FZG2ZXHJ4EFGHB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2ZXH/J4EFGHB2/FZG2ZXHJ4EFGHB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2ZXH/J4EFGHB2/FZG2ZXHJ4EFGHB2.SMALL.jpg jessyjones One thing that always strikes us as untouchable is sound : it's all over our world, fills our memories, our day-to-day lives, and allows us to express ourselves, but as soon as those waves have traveled to our ears, they're gone. So I though I'd try and offer you a way to keep the sounds that you ch...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:53:00 PDT
Exo Glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Exo-Glove/
Exo Glove - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TDT/J44FKK56/FVX8TDTJ44FKK56.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TDT/J44FKK56/FVX8TDTJ44FKK56.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/8TDT/J44FKK56/FVX8TDTJ44FKK56.SMALL.jpg goncastorena this is a project I made for fun, it is an exo hand that you can wear and use, is more like an armor for your handI'm an estudent so please make all the comments you want in order to improve, thankyou Dowload all the files all of them are stl files Print it ok you need to print this: 3 X "in...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:08:28 PDT
Twisting Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Twisted-Flower-Pot/
Twisting Flower Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/BVHF/J44FK7H9/FS1BVHFJ44FK7H9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/BVHF/J44FK7H9/FS1BVHFJ44FK7H9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/BVHF/J44FK7H9/FS1BVHFJ44FK7H9.SMALL.jpg Jayden17 I designed a bunch of twisted flowerpots in tinkercad. Heres how.pictures of printed models taken by myminifactory.com Tools Used Tinkercad Design Start by picking a shape or designing one then flatten shape to a good size like .7 press control d then move up duplicate .7 ...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:11:37 PDT
Macro-sized Diatom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-sized-Diatom-Box/
Macro-sized Diatom Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/2OAT/J3YQ95PV/F402OATJ3YQ95PV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/2OAT/J3YQ95PV/F402OATJ3YQ95PV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/2OAT/J3YQ95PV/F402OATJ3YQ95PV.SMALL.jpg jeanniel1 "Untouchables" means going smaller, as well as infinitely larger, so I based my project on Diatoms, tiny organisms that populate our oceans, and can be found in soils. The living diatoms create the majority of oxygen for the planet. Their mineral-rich skeletons can be found anywhere by water, and ...
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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 03:52:09 PDT
3D Printed Shark Skin http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Shark-Skin/
3D Printed Shark Skin - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/VCTI/J3YQ7Y5X/F2AVCTIJ3YQ7Y5X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/VCTI/J3YQ7Y5X/F2AVCTIJ3YQ7Y5X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2A/VCTI/J3YQ7Y5X/F2AVCTIJ3YQ7Y5X.SMALL.jpg DinoBuilder You may have heard that the skin of a shark is not smooth, but instead is rough like sandpaper. If you get a piece of shark skin (perhaps at a seafood market) you can feel it yourself and verify this. But what your fingers cannot feel (nor can your unaided eyes see) is the actual shape of those ti...
By: DinoBuilder

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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 22:03:58 PDT
RC Boat 3DBenchy http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Boat-3DBenchy/
RC Boat 3DBenchy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/N8X4/J3YQ2T91/F78N8X4J3YQ2T91.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/N8X4/J3YQ2T91/F78N8X4J3YQ2T91.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/N8X4/J3YQ2T91/F78N8X4J3YQ2T91.SMALL.jpg Kims3DIY Everysince i saw and printed my first 3Dbenchy i knew i wanted a RC-controlled one. After i printed one i realized that it doesnt float, so i decided to make one that floats and can be controlled by RC-controller.I hope you enjoy this small project of mine. If you enjoyed it PLEASE VOTE for me in th...
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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:12:01 PDT
3D Printable Phage (A Guide to Modeling for FDM Printers) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printable-Phage-A-Guide-to-Modeling-for-FDM-Pri/
3D Printable Phage (A Guide to Modeling for FDM Printers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/UMZN/J3YQ2X4R/FCHUMZNJ3YQ2X4R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/UMZN/J3YQ2X4R/FCHUMZNJ3YQ2X4R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/UMZN/J3YQ2X4R/FCHUMZNJ3YQ2X4R.SMALL.jpg Riftliger The above image is of my finished product, printed in multiple parts, and snapped together. If you don't know what a bacteriophage is, check the link below, it's awesome, and finally, if you like this project, please vote for it in the untouchable challenge!http://www.phage-therapy.org/writings/bac...
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Sun, 18 Jun 2017 01:53:10 PDT
3D Printing Bio-composites http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-High-Strength-Bio-composites/
3D Printing Bio-composites - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VE4D/J3YPWRCI/FEKVE4DJ3YPWRCI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VE4D/J3YPWRCI/FEKVE4DJ3YPWRCI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/VE4D/J3YPWRCI/FEKVE4DJ3YPWRCI.SMALL.jpg Charlie Godfrey Using cotton thread and a modified 3D printer nozzle of my own design I created high-strength composite parts with a flexural modulus (stiffness) over 14 times greater than unreinforced nylon with my low cost Prusa I3 printer.By coaxially extruding a continuous thread of cotton through a 0.7mm nozzl...
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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 05:31:23 PDT
3D Printing Over SD Card Wi-Fi Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Over-SD-Card-Wi-Fi-Hack/
3D Printing Over SD Card Wi-Fi Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/XNKR/J3YPPXDG/F8QXNKRJ3YPPXDG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/XNKR/J3YPPXDG/F8QXNKRJ3YPPXDG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/XNKR/J3YPPXDG/F8QXNKRJ3YPPXDG.SMALL.gif kakaday22 Are you tired of having to print over USB or having to remove the SD Card constantly to load your files?, then this tutorial is the one for you. I will be showing a small hack to make your 3D Printer Wi-Fi ready.What I mean with this is loading your files from your Computer to the SD Card over Wi-Fi...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:13:32 PDT
Wearable Herb Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Herb-Garden/
Wearable Herb Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/U1HZ/J3YPPAWK/FRNU1HZJ3YPPAWK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/U1HZ/J3YPPAWK/FRNU1HZJ3YPPAWK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/U1HZ/J3YPPAWK/FRNU1HZJ3YPPAWK.SMALL.jpg Wanjun Make and Wear a Cute Herb Garden! We have several herb planters at TXRX Labs, the Texas-sized non-profit makerspace in Houston. I actually don't know who put them there, but part of the joy of being at TXRX is you never know what might randomly show up, one day it's planter boxes, the next a giant r...
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Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:01:14 PDT
Prusa I3 Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Prusa-I3-Enclosure/
Prusa I3 Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/U6FR/J3W2B5IW/F9LU6FRJ3W2B5IW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/U6FR/J3W2B5IW/F9LU6FRJ3W2B5IW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/U6FR/J3W2B5IW/F9LU6FRJ3W2B5IW.SMALL.jpg TiagoSantos One of the problems that exist in the Prusa i3 3D printers is the open space and air circulation. This open space makes it difficult to warm the table, prevent it from reaching higher temperatures and makes it more difficult to maintain a constant temperature, which can compromise printing. If the t...
By: TiagoSantos

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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:28:28 PDT
Meet 'Holman' the Ultimate Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Meet-Holman-the-Ultimate-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Meet 'Holman' the Ultimate Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/35MK/J3UFPHJH/FOV35MKJ3UFPHJH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/35MK/J3UFPHJH/FOV35MKJ3UFPHJH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/35MK/J3UFPHJH/FOV35MKJ3UFPHJH.SMALL.jpg sjowett Who says you can't have it all? Good looks and a great sound!My name is 'Holman" and I'm a Bluetooth speaker in the form of mans best friend - a dog of course! Why is my name Holman? Well, that's the name of the manufacturer of the PVC pipe I used and the name grew on me as I completed the projec...
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Wed, 14 Jun 2017 01:21:14 PDT