Instructables: exploring - technology - audio - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:52:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Neodymium Magnet Loudspeaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Neodymium-Magnet-Loudspeaker/
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:35:53 PDT
Styrofoam sound box for mobile purposes http://www.instructables.com/id/Styrofoam-sound-box-for-mobile-purposes/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:34:48 PDT
Add Bluetooth to any dock, stereo, speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-to-any-dock-stereo-speaker/
Add Bluetooth to any dock, stereo, speaker. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/WBO9/I8ILM2KV/FSXWBO9I8ILM2KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/WBO9/I8ILM2KV/FSXWBO9I8ILM2KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSX/WBO9/I8ILM2KV/FSXWBO9I8ILM2KV.SMALL.jpg nsimpson4 This is a really simple way to add Bluetooth audio to basically whatever you want, for $8AUD or less! Acquire Bluetooth audio adaptor. I got mine from ebay, it cost $8AUD, but I could have gotten one straight from China for $4, I didn't want to wait. There are plenty of types available, but min...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 04:35:25 PDT
Mounting small loudspeakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-small-loudspeakers/
Mounting small loudspeakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BAFH/I8BGJ4YV/FAGBAFHI8BGJ4YV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BAFH/I8BGJ4YV/FAGBAFHI8BGJ4YV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/BAFH/I8BGJ4YV/FAGBAFHI8BGJ4YV.SMALL.jpg mxx The problem with small loudspeakers like these (this one is 50 mm - 2 inches - across) is that there is no mounting holes for fixing it to a baffle. I've devised a simple way of overcoming the problem. What you need 1. Two eyelet screws (the kind you use to attach hanging wire to the back of pict...
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 05:01:55 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-Finished-/
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SMALL.jpg bartroosen Bluetooth SpeakerMake your own loud Bluetooth Speaker easy explained, cheap and handy to use for less then 14$. Maybe you have some components which you don't need to buy like 3W speakers to make it less expensive. In the following steps I will try to explain on the easiest way how to assemble this ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:07:02 PDT
Knit a Working Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Hard-Drive-Magnet-Speakers/
Knit a Working Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/PM1B/I7W1UPBH/F2OPM1BI7W1UPBH.SMALL.jpg jseay I designed this speaker as an easy, inexpensive way for artists to embed sound in their work. I also created it as part of a larger (somewhat quixotic) quest to knit working electronics. The speaker can be made with or without knitting. Instructions for both designs are included. The Basic DesignRow...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:24:01 PDT
BeatSauce - A Laptop Midi Controller Hybrid http://www.instructables.com/id/BeatSauce-A-Laptop-Midi-Controller-Hybrid/
BeatSauce - A Laptop Midi Controller Hybrid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/E5BB/I7SVY3M6/FSFE5BBI7SVY3M6.SMALL.jpg zexs I've wanted to build a custom Midi controller for a while, and while this isn't exactly a new controller I did breath new life into some old hardware.Using some parts that I had accumulated and spending minimal money on new parts I managed to build a laptop into my midi controller and add some contr...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:58:46 PDT
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Adafruit-Bone-Conduction-Speaker/
Adafruit Bone Conduction Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/1L88/I7RGM12J/F201L88I7RGM12J.SMALL.jpg BruceE3 After I had purchased my new iPod, I soon realized that it was incapable of creating its own sound. Thus, I decided to create a speaker that was small and light, but still had good audio quality. In the process of researching what type of speaker I should use, I came across a concept called bone c...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:15:33 PDT
In-Ear Headphone Android Cable Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Ear-Headphone-Android-Cable-Swap/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:42:01 PDT
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-own-reference-bookshelf-speakers/
Design your own reference bookshelf speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/ZO12/I7VQP0DS/FFTZO12I7VQP0DS.SMALL.jpg p3nguin A few months back, I went into a big box consumer electronics store and wandered back to the elite section. Curious about the fuss, I asked the man to play some music through a pair of fancy $2000 speakers. Wow. I had no idea that music could sound that good. As any DIY person would do, I looked cl...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:28:05 PDT
Mini Cow Speaker USB Rechargable http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Cow-Speaker-USB-Rechargable/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:20:27 PDT
My Music App http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Music-App/
My Music App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK3/GB4A/I7RGANSM/FK3GB4AI7RGANSM.SMALL.jpg ravenking I wanted to make a fun and simple music app, a drum pad with two looper buttons that toggle on and off. Press a button to play a random sound. I added volume sliders so that the volume can be adjusted as well as delay and decay sliders to play a wet echo or a dry sound.I hope this instructable ins...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:08:25 PDT
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hindenburg-the-Steampunk-Mp3-Player-Speaker-Lamp/
Hindenburg the Steampunk Mp3 Player & Speaker & Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/KJ17/I7RG99SV/F61KJ17I7RG99SV.SMALL.jpg hobbyman I always liked zeppelins and their steampunk-dieselpunk interior as well as exterior details.Then I thought of designing and building a functional product I can use in daily life in the form a zeppelin. Of course an audio product I imagined would best fit to this aim. After seeing mp3 player modules...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 05:11:16 PDT
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-AMPLFY-Bluetooth-SolarPowered-Iphone-Char/
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SMALL.jpg Baclair The Speakers that have it all!Today, I will be going through how to make your very own mini AMPLFY portable Bluetooth Speaker from Scratch!!This is the most powerful, convenient and best-looking speaker I have made to date and now you can make it too!This speaker is IDEAL for taking to the beach or ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:12:31 PDT
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-contact-mic-inducertransducer-witho/
Build a low noise contact microphone (inducer/transducer) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/99A1/I7MXKFBH/FR899A1I7MXKFBH.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg This instructable will show you how I built a great low noise contact microphone for my friend's double bass!Thanks to the transformer, the microphone has a very good signal to noise ratio. That means that the inherent hum/noise of contact microphones is almost gone! The microphone can also be used ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:35:27 PDT
DIY .45 Caliber Earphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-45-Caliber-Earphones/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:35:53 PDT
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-audiophile-quality-speaker-cables/
Make your own "audiophile" quality speaker cables! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F07/OSZW/I7KB3WLN/F07OSZWI7KB3WLN.SMALL.jpg junits15 Welcome to my Instructable on how to make your own high end audio interconnects! This guide will take you from start to finish through the process of building your own DIY, braided, multi-strand speaker interconnects like the ones shown above. These can be made in any length and in many different ...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:13:34 PDT
Guinness Themed MP3 Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinness-Themed-MP3-Radio/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 15:03:24 PDT
How to fix earbuds that have lost their rubber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-earbuds-that-have-lost-their-rubber/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:52:44 PDT
Knitted Rainbow Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Fi-Headphones/
Knitted Rainbow Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/58HF/I7GS0822/FRE58HFI7GS0822.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/58HF/I7GS0822/FRE58HFI7GS0822.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/58HF/I7GS0822/FRE58HFI7GS0822.SMALL.jpg Becca Rose RAINBOW KNITTED HEADPHONES!!! What more can I say? They are bright for the summer and warm for the winter -I have enjoyed wearing these so much and got such great comments when wearing them! JOY.I had always wanted to customize my headphones because I wear them all the time when working on projects,...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:19:18 PDT
Coco-Mic --- The DIY Studio Quailty USB Mic (MEMS technology) http://www.instructables.com/id/Coco-Mic-The-DIY-Studio-Quailty-USB-Mic-MEMS-techn/
Coco-Mic --- The DIY Studio Quailty USB Mic (MEMS technology) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/4JL5/I7HG653Y/FE64JL5I7HG653Y.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hello Instructabler's , Sahas here. Do you want to record your audio files like a pro? Probably you would love to... Well... in fact everyone loves to. Today your wishes will come true. Presented here is the Coco-Mic - Which not only records quality audio but also "MEETS THE EYE" . This awesome pie...
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 03:44:48 PDT
Wahduino - WahWah by shaking/raise the guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Wahduino-WahWah-by-shakingraise-the-guitar/
Wahduino - WahWah by shaking/raise the guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/9DOO/I7CCM86Y/FLF9DOOI7CCM86Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/9DOO/I7CCM86Y/FLF9DOOI7CCM86Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLF/9DOO/I7CCM86Y/FLF9DOOI7CCM86Y.SMALL.jpg Gelstronic Click for Youtube Video Here comes an alternative way to control your WahWah without the foot at the pedal.The centerpiece is an Arduino with 6DOF Sensor controlling a digital potentiometerthat replace the mechanical pot from the WahWah pedal.I use the electronic from an old Wah...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:37:37 PDT
Ultimate ToolBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-ToolBox/
Ultimate ToolBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/QAYC/I7CCC2RF/FXDQAYCI7CCC2RF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/QAYC/I7CCC2RF/FXDQAYCI7CCC2RF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/QAYC/I7CCC2RF/FXDQAYCI7CCC2RF.SMALL.jpg VeXX MacDread hello, everyone!!!I have been postponing posting an instructable for years and now here it is! my very own bluetooth enabled site radio/toolbox!!!have you ever been at work and:- your phone battery dies?- your e-cig battery dies?- your site radio does not give you much options of music or battery li...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:24:42 PDT
Jungle Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Jungle-Speakers/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:01:58 PDT
Rodayo - Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Rodayo-Boombox/
Rodayo - Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/L4XG/I7CCBRMO/FEIL4XGI7CCBRMO.SMALL.jpg mpc340 This BoomBox is my second attempt at a portable powerhouse. The first attempt turned out great and sounded great but was WAY too heavy and not the easiest thing to move around.The goals for this radio were simple- Loud- Light- Long (Playback time) New design My first Radio used: - 1/2" MDF as the...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:08:02 PDT
Lasercut Wooden Headshell http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasercut-Wooden-Headshell/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:21:57 PDT
The Boominator: 360° of 115dB music http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Boominator-360-of-115dB-music/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:45:23 PDT
Pokeball Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokeball-Speakers/
Pokeball Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen 3D printed Pokeball speakers with NeoPixels. What could be more awesome?Parts needed:-Speakers. I used an old PC speakers that has got a active "sub-woofer" witch power the speakers.-3D printer or some place where you can print them. Total print cost for piece was about 2 dollars.Plastic used in the...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:10:47 PDT
The Paint Can "Blumlein Pair" Stereo Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Paint-Can-Blumlein-Pair-Stereo-Microphone/
The Paint Can "Blumlein Pair" Stereo Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/AR9W/I735ZH6Q/FKVAR9WI735ZH6Q.SMALL.jpg DJJules If you have never heard of a Blumlein Pair, it is named after Alan Blumlein. He invented it and patented the idea in1931. At the time microphones usable for this method were not in existence. Read more here. This recording method uses two figure eight microphones spaced 90 degrees apart. They face t...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 19:41:43 PDT
DIY turntable with amp preamp and buffer in wooden case http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-turntable-with-amp-preamp-and-buffer-in-wooden/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:51:27 PDT
Easy mp3 amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-mp3-amplifier/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 13:12:43 PST
Modify a cheap LDC Condenser microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-cheap-LDC-Condenser-microphone/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 07:12:49 PST
Vintage Waterproof Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Waterproof-Boom-Box/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:35:12 PST
Flame Controlled MIDI Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Flame-Controlled-MIDI-Controller/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:10:15 PST
DIY Guitar AMP (LM386) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Guitar-AMP-LM386/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 02:00:14 PST
Vinyl to Digital: Converting Your Record Collection on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-to-Digital-Converting-Your-Record-Collection/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:25:14 PST
PVC Phone Speaker Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Phone-Speaker-Amplifier/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 11:43:34 PST
Ammo Box Waterproof Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Waterproof-Radio/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:59:51 PST
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-budget-stereo-amp-from-an-ipod-dock-reuse-recy/
Low budget stereo amp from an ipod dock, reuse, recycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/QW94/I6003PSE/FZFQW94I6003PSE.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl There's been a renewed interest in stereo systems. Things like turntables and tape players have caught people's fancy once again. Tangible media has something a download will never have, it's an item you can display, hold in your hand, or physically gift to another fan of the format. With this renew...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 19:15:43 PST
Guitar Pedal - Selectable Diode Tube Screamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Selectable-Diode-Tube-Screamer/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:41:07 PST
Sound Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Lamp/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:09:31 PST
Barrel Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Speaker/
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:01:38 PST
Solar-Powered Piano Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Piano-Keyboard/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 21:44:00 PST
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Soundbar-to-Bluetooth-Upcycle/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:46:31 PST
White Noise Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Noise-Radio/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 12:51:15 PST
AmmoCan Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/AmmoCan-Boombox/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:02:05 PST
The "Multiglow" concrete speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/The-multiglow-concrete-speakers/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 16:04:34 PST
2d to 3d iphone speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/2d-to-3d-iphone-speakers/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 18:19:44 PST
Light Box DJ http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Light-Box/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:09:08 PST
Laser Midi Controller - (Laser Triggered Midi Keyboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Midi-Controller-Laser-Triggered-Midi-Keyboar/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:55:17 PST