Instructables: exploring - technology - audio - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:55:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Microphone Isolation Shield - Isolation Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Microphone-Isolation-Shield-Isolation-Bar/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 21:35:23 PDT
Sound Blocking Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Blocking-Headphones/
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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:43:12 PDT
Ribbon Microphone Tuner (Tensioner) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ribbon-Microphone-Tuner-Tensioner/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 19:30:50 PDT
Cardboard Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Piano/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 14:15:17 PDT
Speaker Set made from Reclaimed Car Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Speaker-Set-Made-From-Reclaimed-Car-Speakers/
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Sun, 11 Sep 2016 04:45:40 PDT
Build the MS Alice Stereo Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-the-MS-Alice-Stereo-Microphone/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:24:22 PDT
Foxonix Joke Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Foxonix-Joke-Box/
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 13:41:40 PDT
Mixer Estéreo 4 Canales http://www.instructables.com/id/Mixer-Estéreo-4-Canales/
Mixer Estéreo 4 Canales - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/16K8/ISCBSHYK/FJ216K8ISCBSHYK.SMALL.jpg tomasdecamino Este es un mixer sencillo pasivo de cuatro canales. No soy experto en electrónica, y el diseño del circuito está basado inicialmente en este mixer pasivo, el cual extendí para hacer estéreo y con una perilla de paneo. Cualquier sugerencia para mejorarlo es bienvenida.En el video se muestra en uso....
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 07:53:06 PDT
WOODEN WIFI SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-WIFI-SPEAKER/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:19:18 PDT
Tube Record Player Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Tube-Record-Player-Restoration/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 13:06:55 PDT
10 WATT PORTABLE GUITAR AMP WITH DISTORTION http://www.instructables.com/id/10-WATT-PORTABLE-GUITAR-AMP-WITH-DISTORTION/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2016 06:53:32 PDT
Ammo Can BlueTooth Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Can-BlueTooth-Boom-Box/
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Mon, 1 Aug 2016 12:52:00 PDT
Turn an IKEA Magazine File into a Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-an-IKEA-Magazine-File-Into-a-Speaker/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:12:27 PST
Hula Mic http://www.instructables.com/id/Hula-Mic/
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:17:53 PDT
Professional Sound Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Sound-Booth/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 23:34:04 PDT
Create a Scoreboard w/ Alexa and IFTTT http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Scoreboard-W-Alexa-and-IFTTT/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:58:21 PDT
How to Make a MIDI Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-MIDI-Interface/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 03:36:07 PDT
Upcycled Ghettoblaster with Audio Chromecast http://www.instructables.com/id/Upcycle-Your-Ghettoblaster-to-an-WIFI-Music-Player/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:30:25 PDT
DIY Passive Audio Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Passive-Audio-Mixer/
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Sat, 9 Jul 2016 06:46:45 PDT
DIY:Powerful audio amplifier TDA200 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIYPowerful-Audio-Amplifier-TDA200/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 07:20:23 PDT
PC Speakers Into Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Speakers-Into-Bluetooth-Speakers/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:31:44 PDT
Guitar Sustainer (Driver) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Sustainer-Driver/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 07:13:57 PDT
2-WAY BOOKSHELF SPEAKERS http://www.instructables.com/id/2-WAY-BOOKSHELF-SPEAKERS/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:41:49 PDT
3D Printed Casing for Bluetooth Amplifier TDA7492P http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-Old-Speakers-for-Under-10/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 16:14:39 PDT
How to make a MIDI Theremin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-MIDI-Theremin/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 03:56:34 PDT
Vinyl Record Cleaning With an Ultrasonic Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Cleaning-With-an-Ultrasonic-Cleaner/
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Sun, 5 Jun 2016 07:21:39 PDT
DIY Record Player http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Record-Player/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 10:27:47 PDT
Coke Top Volume Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Top-Volume-Control/
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Mon, 30 May 2016 18:42:44 PDT
Binaural head for stereo recording http://www.instructables.com/id/Binaural-Head-for-Stereo-Recording/
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Thu, 26 May 2016 13:19:56 PDT
DIY Electric Banjo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Banjo/
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Sat, 21 May 2016 19:56:07 PDT
Storm Trooper Vs. Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-Trooper-Vs-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Storm Trooper Vs. Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/O7FV/IOEKJWTI/FUUO7FVIOEKJWTI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/O7FV/IOEKJWTI/FUUO7FVIOEKJWTI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/O7FV/IOEKJWTI/FUUO7FVIOEKJWTI.SMALL.jpg dall4496 I have seen a few instructables that involve repurposing a Bluetooth speaker and I figured, I can do that...So, allow me to introduce to you my Storm Trooper (First Order) Bluetooth Speaker with bi-color LED upgraded SE-44C blaster pistol!! Supplies Range of small screwdriversSoldering equipmentW...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 12:43:30 PDT
DIY Single Ended Vacuum Tube Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Single-Ended-Vacuum-Tube-Amplifier/
DIY Single Ended Vacuum Tube Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/PKB6/IOBOYB3V/F8KPKB6IOBOYB3V.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech For those of you who want to have the warm sound of a vacuum tube amplifier, when playing guitar or just listening to music, but cannot afford to buy an expensive tube amplifier, this instructable is for you. This instructable will show you how to build a vacuum tube amplifier using parts sal...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 12:36:25 PDT
40W Bluetooth Portable Speaker (Improved Version!) http://www.instructables.com/id/40W-Bluetooth-Portable-Speaker-Improved-Version/
40W Bluetooth Portable Speaker (Improved Version!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/8N16/INP4M011/F1F8N16INP4M011.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/8N16/INP4M011/F1F8N16INP4M011.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/8N16/INP4M011/F1F8N16INP4M011.SMALL.jpg Barry_L Hey everyone! Today I'm going to show you how I built this portable speaker! After nearly 2 years of research, designing and testing, I have come up with this design. It puts out 40W of power from it's 2 tweeters, woofers and passives, has the latest Bluetooth 4.0 with smart features, long lasting l...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 04:48:59 PDT
DIY 2.1 Portable Speaker with USB , AUX , TF , Bluetooth and remote control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-21-Portable-Speaker-With-USB-AUX-TF-Bluetooth-/
DIY 2.1 Portable Speaker with USB , AUX , TF , Bluetooth and remote control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/43BZ/IN361JXU/FLA43BZIN361JXU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/43BZ/IN361JXU/FLA43BZIN361JXU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/43BZ/IN361JXU/FLA43BZIN361JXU.SMALL.jpg AndrianS Hello guys , I'm a self thought DIY fan , I love making small scale projects , I wanted to make instructables here but didn't have a nice camera to take pictures of the process.Well now I bought a nice camera so its time I start making instructables. Recently I've been into making audio projects , l...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:25:25 PDT
Restoration of a 1965 Sylvania SC773C Stereo Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoration-of-a-1965-Sylvania-SC773C-Stereo-Conso/
Restoration of a 1965 Sylvania SC773C Stereo Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CIL6/IMYUFJ8F/FASCIL6IMYUFJ8F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CIL6/IMYUFJ8F/FASCIL6IMYUFJ8F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/CIL6/IMYUFJ8F/FASCIL6IMYUFJ8F.SMALL.jpg 11jwolfe2 Hello World!This is a guide on restoring an old stereo console! I am an Electrical Engineering student and loved this project! I figured I would write my first Instructable and hopefully help everyone trying this themselves! Some may ask where I got this and how much I put into this, the answer is e...
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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:08:53 PDT
DIY ACOUSTIC ELECTRIC PEDAL http://www.instructables.com/id/Acoustic-CleanDistortion-Pre-Amplifier/
DIY ACOUSTIC ELECTRIC PEDAL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7CZB/IMRYRQDQ/FO17CZBIMRYRQDQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7CZB/IMRYRQDQ/FO17CZBIMRYRQDQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO1/7CZB/IMRYRQDQ/FO17CZBIMRYRQDQ.SMALL.jpg MindDivert At the time i was not able to buy some pre-amplified guitar ready to connect at your guitar amplifier... I was wondering at school if i could amplify my guitar hence i already know some theories and applications about electronics (the transistor stuff, the Op-amps. ) you know that electronic theorie...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 23:33:50 PDT
Easy amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Amplifier/
Easy amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/YK2Q/IMTEC4BY/FOFYK2QIMTEC4BY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/YK2Q/IMTEC4BY/FOFYK2QIMTEC4BY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOF/YK2Q/IMTEC4BY/FOFYK2QIMTEC4BY.SMALL.jpg crispndry I've been meaning to make an amplifier for the back room for a long time. This project finally kicked off after finding some Sony bookshelf speakers on the side of the road and the Instructables competition for hand tools only, well that's the sort of project I'm qualified for.I had bought a Tripath...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 07:02:36 PDT
PLASMA SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/PLASMA-SPEAKER/
PLASMA SPEAKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PNHZ/IMRYIH4P/FCHPNHZIMRYIH4P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PNHZ/IMRYIH4P/FCHPNHZIMRYIH4P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/PNHZ/IMRYIH4P/FCHPNHZIMRYIH4P.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS This video is a Demonstration, Yes! Plasma Arc Speaker. Plasma is the most abundant form of ordinary matter in the Universe often called the fourth state of matter. Hear your favorite songs played directly from the vibrating plasma of an electric arc. Hear the superb dynamic, vocals & percussion. In...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 07:00:23 PDT
DIY Mini Bass Synth : Meeblip Anode http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Bass-Synth-Meeblip-Anode/
DIY Mini Bass Synth : Meeblip Anode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G2NZ/IC0CFDG6/FVTG2NZIC0CFDG6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G2NZ/IC0CFDG6/FVTG2NZIC0CFDG6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G2NZ/IC0CFDG6/FVTG2NZIC0CFDG6.SMALL.jpg heol This is my first instructable on building the award-winning monosynth : meeblip anode, from scratch.Bellow is a video from musicradar showing you the possibility of this synth.It is a fully open source hardware bass synth, which is made to give you fat bass sounds, via midi control.If you want an ot...
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 06:38:56 PDT
Midi-Greedy Mixing Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Midi-Greedy-Mixing-Desk/
Midi-Greedy Mixing Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/F36U/IMS0ZK73/FTCF36UIMS0ZK73.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/F36U/IMS0ZK73/FTCF36UIMS0ZK73.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTC/F36U/IMS0ZK73/FTCF36UIMS0ZK73.SMALL.jpg Mopete I wanted to build a mixing desk with integrated speakers that meets my own expectations in size and quality. A mixing desk always ready-to-use whenever i am in the mood for being creative or simply feel like listening to my favorite music, but not simply on the stereo. So that’s why i built my midi-...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 07:43:55 PDT
High-End Audio Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/High-End-Audio-Cables/
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Fri, 8 Apr 2016 12:05:58 PDT
Razer Blackshark Detachable Cable Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Razer-Blackshark-Detachable-Cable-Mod/
Razer Blackshark Detachable Cable Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/7WSL/IMQLIFSF/FGW7WSLIMQLIFSF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/7WSL/IMQLIFSF/FGW7WSLIMQLIFSF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/7WSL/IMQLIFSF/FGW7WSLIMQLIFSF.SMALL.jpg dodekeract This guide will help you to re-purpose the microphone connector to a detachable cable-connector. I did this because I already own a studio-quality microphone and my headphones broke. Note that this WILL make your microphone useless.The detachable cable-connector should be able to prolong your Blacks...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 20:08:42 PDT
Make your own Distortion Box Speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Distortion-Box-Speaker/
Make your own Distortion Box Speaker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/CE7M/IMP4PRXR/FURCE7MIMP4PRXR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/CE7M/IMP4PRXR/FURCE7MIMP4PRXR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/CE7M/IMP4PRXR/FURCE7MIMP4PRXR.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello everyone.Abhay and Akshay here.It's been a long time since we have published a full step tutorial, so today we are going to make an awesome speaker that sounds good and it can distort sound if given high voltage or extra power.We haven't made any audio amplifier project before, so let us see h...
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Thu, 7 Apr 2016 03:19:34 PDT
Finger powered record player http://www.instructables.com/id/Finger-Powered-Record-Player/
Finger powered record player - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/BFVP/IOB3PTKB/FGABFVPIOB3PTKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/BFVP/IOB3PTKB/FGABFVPIOB3PTKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/BFVP/IOB3PTKB/FGABFVPIOB3PTKB.SMALL.jpg lievn_m I got the title for this instructable from an audio sample used in the excellent 'Nufonia Must Fall' Album by Kid Koala. The turntable was made for my son (5 years) who was totally amazed when he saw a turntable for the first time. Ever since he wanted one. Below is an interpretation of a turntable ...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 13:48:31 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Portable Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/EO0V/IMRYF991/FA7EO0VIMRYF991.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/EO0V/IMRYF991/FA7EO0VIMRYF991.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/EO0V/IMRYF991/FA7EO0VIMRYF991.SMALL.jpg tombaker120 A powerful, long lasting wooden Bluetooth Speaker, this is my attempt at a homemade Bluetooth Speaker. Research Do some research! Find out what types are available to you and their advantages and disadvantages. I chose to completely make my speaker out of 11mm birch face ply-wood due to it's rig...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:06:46 PDT
Mini Bluetooth Suitcase (recycled Water Speakers) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Bluetooth-Suitcase-recycled-Water-Speakers/
Mini Bluetooth Suitcase (recycled Water Speakers) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/BZE5/IMCFB522/FBUBZE5IMCFB522.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/BZE5/IMCFB522/FBUBZE5IMCFB522.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/BZE5/IMCFB522/FBUBZE5IMCFB522.SMALL.jpg ChrisJ41 A few months ago, I came across numerous sets of jumping water speakers that had leaked all or most of the liquid. I was able to refill and seal a few sets but many were damaged beyond repair. I thought these speakers had a nice sound so I decided to recycle a few. They even have 3W +3W amplifiers I...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 23:32:00 PDT
Easy Paper Plate Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paper-Plate-Speaker/
Easy Paper Plate Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EPOZ/IMC914LA/F60EPOZIMC914LA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EPOZ/IMC914LA/F60EPOZIMC914LA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/EPOZ/IMC914LA/F60EPOZIMC914LA.SMALL.jpg kylekammerer Kyle kammererMarc MooreChris BielaMaterials:3x Paper plates1x sheet of paper20" of 26 gage wire (found at radioshack) 1x hot glue gun 1x scary magnet of the neodymium kind 2x alligator clips 1x lighter Cut two pieces of paper so that they’re about 3cm taller than the magnet. This does not have t...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 22:19:40 PDT
Portable Audio Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Audio-Chest/
Portable Audio Chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/O47D/ILV83ZR0/FGEO47DILV83ZR0.SMALL.jpg djpolymath Use an old audio cabinet to build a portable audio chest. Materials I found an old audio cabinet and storage chest. Disassemble Disassemble the audio cabinet and salvage the wood and electronics. Electronics Clean up the electronics. Measure Measure and mark holes to accommodate speaker...
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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 18:11:51 PDT
MINI PORTABLE SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/MINI-PORTABLE-SPEAKER/
MINI PORTABLE SPEAKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DU6P/ILCHF3MV/FSXDU6PILCHF3MV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DU6P/ILCHF3MV/FSXDU6PILCHF3MV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/DU6P/ILCHF3MV/FSXDU6PILCHF3MV.SMALL.jpg SHAMSUDHEEN MARAKKAR Hi everyone here is my first instructable which is on simple audio systems.it is a mini portable mobile phone speaker made completely of waste materials of zero of cost.try this yourself n enjoy!! Things you needed Bill Of Materials:Tools:soldering iron,wire cutter,tweezer,mini knife etcCompon...
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 08:56:01 PST
Solo Cup Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Solo-Cup-Speakers/
Solo Cup Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9SH8/IGXZ6ONV/FJM9SH8IGXZ6ONV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9SH8/IGXZ6ONV/FJM9SH8IGXZ6ONV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/9SH8/IGXZ6ONV/FJM9SH8IGXZ6ONV.SMALL.jpg KJMagnetics Did you know you can make speakers out of almost anything? In this Instructable, we'll take the ever popular solo cup and show you how you can turn them into audio speakers! Materials needed: 2 Solo or Plastic Cups, 30 gauge magnet wire, 2 neodymium magnets (P/N DCC), auxiliary cord. Tools needed: S...
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