Instructables: exploring - technology - audio - audio - headphones Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:22:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Beats by George & Gio.
Beats by George & Gio. - More DIY How To Projects]]> gfm6 in this instructable we will show you how to make a cheap pair of headphones Step 1: Materials here are the material list for our headphones. one 3.5 MM stereo a spool of 28 AWG or 36 AWG wire2mm by 6mm neodymium magnets x 10 one soldering iron and solder 2 plastic cups a sheet ...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:21:54 PST
Beats by Garret and Dylan
Beats by Garret and Dylan - More DIY How To Projects]]> garret_feng These headphones are easy to make! Materials You will need these materials:3-arm lengths of 28 AWG wire.2 paper cups / dixie cups 3.5 mm stereo jack AUX plug (with terminals) Music source (iphone, ipod, etc.) 4 Neodymium magnets Any type of sandpaper 1 Office Depot highlighter 1 Roll of Electr...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:29:07 PST
Headphones Bullets
Headphones Bullets - More DIY How To Projects]]> federal_40 Stylish, durable headphones made of shell casings .40 S&W. The final result can be seen on the website: Federal 40 Headphones Cutting shell casings Install .40 S&W shell casings in the drill and trim. Smooth the edges with sandpaper.After cutting shell casings should be 12 mm. Drilling Drill a...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:38:19 PDT
Yamaha Hph-200 Cable Mod
Yamaha Hph-200 Cable Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bluesat Have the cleanest looking HPH-200 around! No more visible wires! Tools and materials you will need:20 to 28 AWG stranded wire, most thin wires will workThin (around 1mm diameter) Earbud wire, at least 50 cm, salvaged from cheap earbuds, see pictureStereo Socket (I used PJ-392, click to see on eBay)S...
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Tue, 2 Aug 2016 04:57:20 PDT
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Open-Back Mod
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Open-Back Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> noahstrausser This Modification allows you to use your Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Studio Monitor headphones as open-back headphones for a flatter response and a much improved soundstage. I am very pleased with the sound of these headphones after the mod. I didn't want to always have open-back headphones because of th...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:41:00 PDT
Balanced Headphones for About $130
Balanced Headphones for About $130 - More DIY How To Projects]]> xkitz Balanced headphones are one of the best ways to experience the full audio potential of the Pono, or any other headphone amplifier that offers a balanced output stage. Balanced mode delivers 4x the power to your voice coils, cuts your signal-to-noise ratio by 4, doubles the signal slew rate, and elim...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 11:06:05 PDT
DIY High Performance Noise Isolating Headphones
DIY High Performance Noise Isolating Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> fstedie OK, you can spend $250 on a pair of noise cancelling headphones with marginal performance or make this super-effective pair of custom noise isolating cans for much, much less! Parts: First you'll need a pair of protective ear muffs. There are several types available with various degrees of nois...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 23:42:44 PDT
Modify your Y-cable headphones!
Modify your Y-cable headphones! - More DIY How To Projects]]> simon.w.nordberg Turn your old Y-cable headphones into single wire headphones! Y-cables are the ones where a wire goes to each speaker. ;) Materials Microphone cable, 2 lead and shield.Wire, 1 lead and shield.Heat shrink tube.3.5mm jack Tools Cutters.Soldering iron.Wire stripper.Cordless drill. Preparing He...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:31:39 PDT
Headphone Jack Fix
Headphone Jack Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> rockworm7 Hey guys! Okay so the other day I began running into a problem with my iPod touch 4th gen and its connection to my main pair of headphones. When playing music with this set up, all vocals were cut out and it was like listening for all the background stuff but it was still very VERY poor quality. Ear...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:16:45 PDT
Secret Sunglasses Headphones
Secret Sunglasses Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> ziah I read about these little speakers called bone conductors. Bone conductors are like speakers but instead of creating sound waves with a speaker cone, they transmit the sound in vibrations. You can put them against different places on your skull to hear the sound. Nobody else can hear the bone conduc...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:20:23 PDT
Knitted Rainbow Headphones
Knitted Rainbow Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Wooden earphones housing with bone cap
Wooden earphones housing with bone cap - More DIY How To Projects]]> maKACS I bought a nice Cooler Master HC-300 in-ear headset. Cooler Master HC-300 official page.It is really nice, comfortable, sounds good. But the cheap plastic housing is way fragile, it breakes easily without any force. So it's an out of the box chance to create something better. The situation and the...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 15:23:20 PST
AKG K701/Q701/K702 Headband Mod
AKG K701/Q701/K702 Headband Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> ziyou.zou Hi all! I own this great pair of AKG Q701 headphones and like many other owners of this fantastic pair of cans, I am not fond of the bumps on the original leather headband. Here, I will guide you through the steps of making and installing a genuine leather headband. Here are the required tools:- Sci...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:05:50 PST
DIY Headphones
DIY Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> inspiretomake Here is the headphones that I've modified to be awesome.For this build I was using: 2 bullet shells S&W .40 Calold headphones. It happens that mine fit perfect to the bullet shells without any glue. I was using TDK EB76010mm wooden dowel sandpaper 400Grit and 800Gritfinishing sponge (You can replace...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:10:48 PST
Styrofoam Headphones - Nice sound, easy to make
Styrofoam Headphones - Nice sound, easy to make - More DIY How To Projects]]> mathewb You'll be amazed how easy it is to make reasonable sounding headphones for a few dollars in parts. While a Styrofoam bowl isn't going to sound quite as good as some Beats by Dre headphones, most people who listen say "wow, I never would have expected that from a bowl and a plate!"This is a good sch...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:53:29 PDT
Noise-dampening Bluetooth Headphones (15$)
Noise-dampening Bluetooth Headphones (15$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Grisling I had an old pair of Sennheiser headphones, and i thought i could something fun with them. At first i wanted to just make them in to a set of USB rechargeable wireless bluetooth headphones, but there was absoutely no room in them for the electronics.So i decided to build it into an old set of hearin...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 14:46:19 PDT
Repair Your Headphones
Repair Your Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> WastelandMan Maybe they were a gift. Perhaps it's your favorite pair!...Or maybe you're just cheap like me. But the part of the wire that attaches to the jack is always the point of failure.well there is hope, and if you haven't lost audio in one or both side of the phones due tobreakage like in the above pictur...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:54:32 PDT
Custom Headphones
Custom Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> Eldalote Hi! Sooo...It's been a really long time since I made something new, but new semester is really hard. Anyway.. I wanted to make something cool, usable and not so expensive. And I love music and original custom things. I also keep all the old stuff and scrap in my room. And then it hit me! Custom hea...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 06:44:32 PDT
Making a Speaker (EASY)
Making a Speaker (EASY) - More DIY How To Projects]]> omerakz Hello.This is very easy and creature. What you need 1- Pen2- Pet cup3- Headset4- Computer with Windows OS5- Internet connection Firstly get ready In Windows OS Steps 1- Download the SRS Audio Sandbox program HERE.2- Install the program.3- Open the program and click Try Now or Buy Now. If yo...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 09:13:12 PST
Headphone Audio Jack Transplant
Headphone Audio Jack Transplant - More DIY How To Projects]]> theGNARTeam I am going to perform a headphone jack transplant on these two headphones. The COBY 8$ headphones are going to be replacing the BOSE headphone's audio jack. Headphone Audio Jack Transplant There appears to be a short in my BOSE headphones near the audio jack. When I wiggle it around when somethin...
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Mon, 18 Feb 2013 01:14:57 PST
Enjoy Better Sound
Enjoy Better Sound - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bilal Bin Siraj This instructable shows how to get a better sound using your existing speakers. Stuff Required following are the requirements for this instructable 1. An audio source with 3.5 mm audio jack. (it can be a PC, Cell Phone, Mp3 Player etc.) 2. A set of Speakers 3. A set of Headphones/Earbuds with...
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 07:50:52 PST
Next Generation Headphone Hoodie
Next Generation Headphone Hoodie - More DIY How To Projects]]> Attmos   I've seen the store bought headphone hoodie and I just can't get into having the hood strings running into my ears like some kind of "arrow through the head" magic trick.  I don't mean to be critical but they do look goofy.  Anyway, I decided to make one for myself that looks natural, is machin...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:11:14 PST
Make Your Headphone Cable Removable
Make Your Headphone Cable Removable - More DIY How To Projects]]> Nick.D The cables on my headphones were beginning to fray near the ear pieces. I had pulled too tightly on my headphones so many times that the plastic wrap around the cable was beginning to break apart! To fix this I decided to install headphone jacks on each earpiece. This not only fixed the breaking ca...
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Tue, 19 Jul 2011 09:44:20 PDT
Cloth Covered Earbuds
Cloth Covered Earbuds - More DIY How To Projects]]> guyfrom7up My cat recently chewed through a fair amount of my beloved Korean Vibe BS-80HD ear buds.  I had several options, I could: Buy a new pair for like fifty bucks Repair them and use some fairly ugly heatshrink smack dab in the middle of the cable Go all out like in this instructable! Covering your ea...
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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 08:22:39 PST
DIY - $25.00 Soundproof HiFi Headphones
DIY - $25.00 Soundproof HiFi Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> dsjackson1 Mowing, chainsawing, jack-hammering, running compressors, etc.  Wouldn't it be nice if you could listen to music or podcasts while you're doing these loud tasks?  Want to actually hear your iPod? This DIY article will show you step-by-step how to construct completely soundproof, high fidelity headp...
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Mon, 31 Jan 2011 09:25:17 PST
Cheap Acoustic Simulator (Crossfeed) for Headphones
Cheap Acoustic Simulator (Crossfeed) for Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> faxwork Hi! Welcome to my second instructable! Don't forget to rate and comment! :D First off, what is an "acoustic simulator"? It can be anything to simulate the effect of being in a room, creating an effect of open space, or even give the illusion of hearing sounds from different directions. This is usu...
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Mon, 15 Nov 2010 00:50:21 PST
Lego Headphones
Lego Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justin Lam I decided to combine the two things that I love most: music and LEGO. This whole project took me about a month and a half, very on and off. I'm quite pleased with how the headphones turned out in the end, as they are sturdy enough to be tossed around in a bag. My favourite part is that I can take it...
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Tue, 27 Jul 2010 11:39:50 PDT
Universal Earbud/Headphone Volume Control
Universal Earbud/Headphone Volume Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> Skater_j10 So I bought a PMP (Portable Media Player) from Hong Kong so i could play my NES games with the on-board emulator wherever was convenient. Long road trips, flights, waiting rooms, etc. are places that I like to kill time with portable media but the only trouble was that the on-board emulator only ha...
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Thu, 1 Jul 2010 09:05:24 PDT
Easy Retro Steampunk headphones
Easy Retro Steampunk headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> ixododae I wanted to share this, its really straightforward. I know there are many steampunk headphone instructables on here, but I felt that none were as easy or practical for everyday use. It's my first instructable, and I wasn't planning to post it so I'm afraid the pictures do not reflect the painting pr...
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Wed, 28 Apr 2010 00:53:39 PDT
Headphone amplifier
Headphone amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> Milen This instructable describes how to "make" a simple audio headphone amplifier. It can be used with different devices - MP3 players, Walkmans, Radios, .etc. It can be used also for your own designs - can be connected to the analog outputs of audio DACs, to the outputs of self made radios (for example ...
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Mon, 4 May 2009 02:18:48 PDT
Replace the Samsung E-250 earphones with a 3.5 female audio jack
Replace the Samsung E-250 earphones with a 3.5 female audio jack - More DIY How To Projects]]> luketanti Replace the headphones with a 3.5mm audio jack so you can connect your favourite headphone or even connect it with an amplifier. Things required Thing you need : Samsung headphones (or other phone headphones if similar) Flathead screw driver ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2008 05:16:22 PDT
Stuffed-Animal Headphones
Stuffed-Animal Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> WurlitzerGirl This will show you how to make a quick (10-minute), cuddly audio accessory out of a pair of cheap headphones and two small stuffed animals. Not much in the way of skills is necessary. Your friends and acquaintances will coo with delight! Procure the Supplies. What you will need: -One pair cheap...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2008 21:13:51 PDT
Steampunk Headphones
Steampunk Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> frogmeetcog Cost: Nada. Difficulty: only finding the parts and figuring out how to attach them. This owes much to the Jackhammer headphones entry. I made a pair of those, complete with acorn nuts bolted to the plastic of the earmuffs to make them look more industrial. Did not do the trick. I then thought of m...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2008 12:44:29 PDT
Ultra-cheap Studio Headphones
Ultra-cheap Studio Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> PKM aka the Portable Zen Place. Made by combining a pair of headphones and a pair of ear defenders to make outside-world-blocking headphones, in anticipation of a long train journey in which I'd rather hear my music than everyone else on the train talking loudly into their mobiles. The aforementioned ...

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Tue, 30 Oct 2007 06:25:16 PDT
In-line headphone amplifier
In-line headphone amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> neelandan Powered by a single AAA cell,this amplifier is scarcely thicker than the audio cable and fits between the line out socket of your PC sound card and your headphones. Most sound cards have line level outputs, at high impedance, and will not drive headphones directly at full volume. It is based on the...
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Mon, 20 Aug 2007 02:03:50 PDT
Wireless Headphones Mod
Wireless Headphones Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> Instant Arcade Mod to make my heavy wireless headphones work just as well with lightwieght and much more comfortable ear buds. Preparation I started this project because I was unhappy with my Sennheiser HDR 45 wireless headphones. 3 things bugged me about these headphones. 1, they were leaky, everyone could he...
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Sun, 2 Apr 2006 22:06:20 PDT