Instructables: exploring - technology - audio - music http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:37:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 Construction Sight Lantern Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Construction-Sight-Lantern-Boombox/
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 04:49:14 PDT
DIY bluetooth receiver for any amplifiers under 3$ http://www.instructables.com/id/STREAM-MUSIC-VIA-Bluetooth-on-any-amplifiers/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:49:44 PDT
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-AMAZING-Headphones-for-50-or-LESS/
Build AMAZING Headphones for $50! or LESS! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/LP8K/HWLD29P6/FIVLP8KHWLD29P6.SMALL.jpg bradlibs Either you despise them, or you love them! There's no argument that headphones are sweeping the nation, showing no promise of a lower price any time soon! FUDGE! So what is a college student to do? Settle for cheap cans? $50 dollars can buy you decent headphones, though why settle for less? When for...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 03:06:04 PDT
Attiny Pocket Sequencer http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny-Pocket-Sequencer/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:41:07 PDT
How to Build a Solar Powered Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Solar-Powered-Boombox/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 08:04:38 PDT
Making your own Metronome http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-your-own-Metronome/
Making your own Metronome - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4JOE/HXG6MUYF/F0W4JOEHXG6MUYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4JOE/HXG6MUYF/F0W4JOEHXG6MUYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/4JOE/HXG6MUYF/F0W4JOEHXG6MUYF.SMALL.jpg JColvin91 For those of you out there that have a soft spot for playing music, this instructable is for you. As the title so cleverly suggests, we will be creating our own adjustable metronome with parts available from Digilent Inc.We will be primarily focusing on setting up the circuit with a general overvie...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 13:37:20 PDT
How to Make a Speaker From a Glass or a Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Speaker-From-a-Glass-or-a-Bowl/
How to Make a Speaker From a Glass or a Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PWGD/HWDRLQW1/FV2PWGDHWDRLQW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PWGD/HWDRLQW1/FV2PWGDHWDRLQW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PWGD/HWDRLQW1/FV2PWGDHWDRLQW1.SMALL.jpg howtovideos77 Listening to music on your Ipod or Cellphone and the speakers are just not loud enough? No problem, in this video, I'll show you a quick and easy way to make a speaker using either a glass or a bowl
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:54:56 PDT
Boombox 8 12v internal battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Boom-box-8-kg-12v-with-internal-battery/
Boombox 8 12v internal battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/0ALI/HVS1CKZM/FTG0ALIHVS1CKZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/0ALI/HVS1CKZM/FTG0ALIHVS1CKZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/0ALI/HVS1CKZM/FTG0ALIHVS1CKZM.SMALL.jpg chaplukim This BoomBox is my third one. That one is more mobile, and so I wanted to achieve a better sound.The main idea was to use a lighter materials with better durability.The Components:- wood (3 mm thick)- bike battery - 12v (7 amp or more)- battery charger (external)- old head unit.-6.5 inch speakers '-...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 16:53:44 PDT
Nearly free electric guitar practice amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Nearly-free-guitar-practice-amp/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 18:20:16 PDT
iBlender http://www.instructables.com/id/iBlender/
iBlender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7ROO/HUAB3SLA/FSB7ROOHUAB3SLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7ROO/HUAB3SLA/FSB7ROOHUAB3SLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/7ROO/HUAB3SLA/FSB7ROOHUAB3SLA.SMALL.jpg 00016632 Have you ever used a blender? Have you ever listened to music? Have you ever wanted to combine the two to make the ultimate blender? Wait no longer! This blender has combined blending and music to make a blender speaker! It doesn't need to be plugged in to play the music! Gather Your Materials Fo...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:24:51 PDT
How To Upload Music To Google Play http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Upload-Music-To-Google-Play/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 19:25:52 PDT
Homemade 5' Solution for headphones knots http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-5-Solution-for-headphones-knots/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:15:04 PDT
Wireless USB Page Turner http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-USB-Page-Turner/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 12:17:29 PST
Mega Horn ReWired http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Horn-ReWired/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 08:04:57 PST
Chaos Nand Synth http://www.instructables.com/id/Chaos-Nand-Synth/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:52:33 PST
Easy MIDI Bass Pedals from your old MIDI keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-MIDI-Bass-Pedals-from-your-old-MIDI-keyboard/
Easy MIDI Bass Pedals from your old MIDI keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/OYXD/HR3EKH2D/FP3OYXDHR3EKH2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/OYXD/HR3EKH2D/FP3OYXDHR3EKH2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP3/OYXD/HR3EKH2D/FP3OYXDHR3EKH2D.SMALL.jpg ElectronicMelodist Organ pedalboards have existed since 13th century. The idea is fantastic! You can use your feet for bass duties while your fingers are busy playing higher registers. Of course you can also use MIDI pedalboards for playing higher sounds or triggering samples and fx or whatever you like. I was i...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 01:22:15 PST
Noise Canceling Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Noise-Canceling-Headphones/
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Tue, 21 Jan 2014 08:43:25 PST
120v lights to music http://www.instructables.com/id/120v-lights-to-music/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 22:05:28 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
Bone Conduction http://www.instructables.com/id/Bone-Conduction/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 20:58:26 PST
The Clamshell Stompbox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Clamshell-Stompbox/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:12:23 PST
Ultimate LED Sound Reactive Music Box Multilcolored http://www.instructables.com/id/Multicolred-LED-Music-Box-Beat-Box/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/44C5/HP0CMZHI/FDU44C5HP0CMZHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/44C5/HP0CMZHI/FDU44C5HP0CMZHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/44C5/HP0CMZHI/FDU44C5HP0CMZHI.SMALL.jpg jhirsch2 Multicolored LED Music Box. Box is clear frosted plexiglass 8" Long 4" Tall 4" Wide Fully Controlled via Remote Control. Flashes to Music with two different Music reactive Settings. Has 16 Different Stationary Colors. A Flash and Fade mode that cycles between all the colors. Brightness adjustment a...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:06:10 PST
My Party-In-A-Box. A real DIY from things you have. http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Party-In-A-Box-A-real-DIY-from-things-you-have/
My Party-In-A-Box. A real DIY from things you have. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/QS4G/HO237N29/FKVQS4GHO237N29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/QS4G/HO237N29/FKVQS4GHO237N29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/QS4G/HO237N29/FKVQS4GHO237N29.SMALL.jpg sagigi This instructablesis dedicated to all DIY lovers as a source of inspiration so you could take ideas and do things from stuff you have in your home. Before I show you the project let me introduce my self. I'm 12th grade student in high school in israel. in school I extends Physics and robotics (yes ...
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 09:32:38 PST
TIP 31 car http://www.instructables.com/id/TIP-31-car/
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Sun, 10 Nov 2013 10:22:59 PST
Wide selection of free uncopyrighted music for your videos! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wide-selection-of-free-uncopyrighted-music-for-you/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/61S9/HLZRVCT5/FKR61S9HLZRVCT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/61S9/HLZRVCT5/FKR61S9HLZRVCT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/61S9/HLZRVCT5/FKR61S9HLZRVCT5.SMALL.jpg Assassin Tube I was looking all over for some of this, then youtube being as awesome as usual added this new feature and gave us all some! Tell me if you want to know how to add this music in you video, or if you want some avs video editor tutorials :)
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 14:35:21 PDT
fanny pack boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/fanny-pack-boombox/
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:26:12 PDT
Arduino music box inside a vintage transistor radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-music-box-inside-a-vintage-transistor-radi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/VWQG/HKVLCMLR/F6PVWQGHKVLCMLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/VWQG/HKVLCMLR/F6PVWQGHKVLCMLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/VWQG/HKVLCMLR/F6PVWQGHKVLCMLR.SMALL.jpg radio_rpl Here are some of my music boxes housed in old transistor radios and speakers. I used a waveshield and and an arduino pro mini. One knob controls volume and one switches the tracks. There are 5 songs of original ambient music I made with vibraphone loops and a bunch of delay plugins in Live. The trac...
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:48:18 PDT
Led at music rhythm http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-at-music-rhythm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/FBHW/HK1DEVOY/F2VFBHWHK1DEVOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/FBHW/HK1DEVOY/F2VFBHWHK1DEVOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/FBHW/HK1DEVOY/F2VFBHWHK1DEVOY.SMALL.jpg suppamanIII This is how to blink a led at the music rhythm, the circuit is very simple, you need: 1 npn transistor for ex. s9014 1 pnp transistor for ex s8550 1 led 1 an audio cable 1 mp3 player or an audio source The gap to activate the npn transistor is high, but some powerful sound waves can activate it...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 13:38:36 PDT
How to turn a guitar tube amp into a preamp/distortion unit (with load box) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-a-guitar-tube-amp-into-a-preampdistor/
How to turn a guitar tube amp into a preamp/distortion unit (with load box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/MWO1/HJ5ZQQUN/FYGMWO1HJ5ZQQUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/MWO1/HJ5ZQQUN/FYGMWO1HJ5ZQQUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/MWO1/HJ5ZQQUN/FYGMWO1HJ5ZQQUN.SMALL.jpg WacoRadioWeirdo Hi everyone !!! This is my first Instructables, i will explain you how to turn a little Tube guitar amp into a preamp unit/pedal, with load box; Im french and my English is limited, so if i made some mistakes please forgive me !! :) I DO NOT RECOMMEND THIS INSTRUCTABLES IF YOU WANT TO MAKE IT WITH ...
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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 07:15:05 PDT
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. http://www.instructables.com/id/Phono-Horn-Free-Sound-Dock-for-your-Smart-Phone-t/
Phono Horn. Free Sound Dock for your Smart Phone to Download and Make. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/FDJU/HJ1X4OJN/FWCFDJUHJ1X4OJN.SMALL.jpg robives Phono-Horn. A paper sound dock for your smart phone! Play your phone through the Phono Horn and the sound output is richer and clearer with improved bass response. There are two base templates included, one for iPhone 4S and one for Samsung Galaxy S2 and S4. It should be easy to adapt the kit to...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 12:31:48 PDT
How to Make a RCA to 3.5mm Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-RCA-to-35mm-Cable/
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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:00:50 PDT
Ballantines Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Ballantines-Boombox/
Ballantines Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ITE5/HI3U0LB4/FFDITE5HI3U0LB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ITE5/HI3U0LB4/FFDITE5HI3U0LB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFD/ITE5/HI3U0LB4/FFDITE5HI3U0LB4.SMALL.jpg lemonas So i needed some portable sound system to take to the beach. Since stuff like that is quite expensive, i thought why not to make something my self. I knew that it should be super light weight, cause i dont want to drag around anything more than i really need to :) since beach is very public space, i...
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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:46:21 PDT
Cassette Tape 1101 - an in depth look into this analog tape recording media http://www.instructables.com/id/Cassette-Tape-1101-an-in-depth-look-into-this-an/
Cassette Tape 1101 - an in depth look into this analog tape recording media - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/LYYE/HH2VMRI9/FAGLYYEHH2VMRI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/LYYE/HH2VMRI9/FAGLYYEHH2VMRI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/LYYE/HH2VMRI9/FAGLYYEHH2VMRI9.SMALL.jpg ke4mcl *** this instructable will teach you about different cassette formulations, how to use them to mold the sound your looking for in your recordings, some cassette history, and what to look for in quality tapes. *** cassette tapes... out of "style" for about 20 years yet they just hit their 50 year an...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 14:50:42 PDT
music light (fits in pocket) http://www.instructables.com/id/music-light-fits-in-pocket/
music light (fits in pocket) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/BJ24/HH11INF0/FOZBJ24HH11INF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/BJ24/HH11INF0/FOZBJ24HH11INF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/BJ24/HH11INF0/FOZBJ24HH11INF0.SMALL.jpg konon2kt i know that speakers don't fit in a pocket by headphones DO ! you will need: jack splitter audio cable tip 31 transistor light e.g. led flashlight soldering iron tape (electronic tape) solder knife or wire stripper   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDR-VjluxwQ vid my one this is my one strip...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 16:40:25 PDT
Rotary Phone iPod Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary-Phone-iPod-Dock/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 20:58:01 PDT
How to Create Musical Overlap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Musical-Overlap/
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Fri, 26 Apr 2013 08:09:18 PDT
Airport Express Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Airport-Express-Speaker/
Airport Express Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/V86Q/HFD185DO/F5SV86QHFD185DO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/V86Q/HFD185DO/F5SV86QHFD185DO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5S/V86Q/HFD185DO/F5SV86QHFD185DO.SMALL.jpg fwonkas A few years ago my sister-in-law bought a house. She gave us a tour, and when we got to the basement I noticed a neat old speaker hanging from the wall that the previous owner had left behind. She let me have it and I threw together a fun little project. I had an old Airport Express that I wasn't us...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:04:22 PDT
LAZERZZZZZZ!!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/LAZERZZZZZZ/
LAZERZZZZZZ!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/RRO4/HF23MZHN/FE9RRO4HF23MZHN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/RRO4/HF23MZHN/FE9RRO4HF23MZHN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/RRO4/HF23MZHN/FE9RRO4HF23MZHN.SMALL.jpg Scre3nface This tutorial is how to make a lazersynth with the FL Studios Harmor preset. 1 First go and select the preset: DEFAULT 2 Next click on this little box and change the volume Envelope to what is shown. 3 Next change the PLUCK nob to about 80% ( same as shown below ) (if you want a much shorte...
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 08:37:26 PDT
Arduino MIDI Foot Pedal Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MIDI-Foot-Pedal-Keyboard/
Arduino MIDI Foot Pedal Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/0TOE/HF23XANZ/F100TOEHF23XANZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/0TOE/HF23XANZ/F100TOEHF23XANZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F10/0TOE/HF23XANZ/F100TOEHF23XANZ.SMALL.jpg roycetaft The Origin My dad is a musician.  He can play a multitude of instruments.  However, he only has two arms, BUT he also has legs!  That's when we decided that we would reuse the foot pedals from an old organ and convert them into an arduino powered MIDI keyboard.  Now he can easily play electric guit...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 00:45:03 PDT
Wooden LED Synced Headphones from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-LED-Synced-Headphones-from-Scratch/
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 12:22:54 PDT
Make Music With Your Brainwaves in Real-Time. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Music-with-your-Brainwaves-in-Real-Time/
Make Music With Your Brainwaves in Real-Time. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/B4OU/HET138TI/FBEB4OUHET138TI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/B4OU/HET138TI/FBEB4OUHET138TI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/B4OU/HET138TI/FBEB4OUHET138TI.SMALL.jpg aaronthomen Video of the brainwave music: MindMIDI is a revolutionary way of making music, with your brainwaves, in real-time. Brainwaves are like radio stations, with each station working on a different layer, and all the stations are always playing. MindMIDI works like a radio, allowing you...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 09:33:47 PDT
Make a Speaker and Amplifier without complicated electonics http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Speaker-and-Amplifier-without-complicated-e/
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Sat, 16 Feb 2013 12:20:48 PST
JCase Blu http://www.instructables.com/id/JCase/
JCase Blu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8ZBH/HCJOATKV/FL28ZBHHCJOATKV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8ZBH/HCJOATKV/FL28ZBHHCJOATKV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/8ZBH/HCJOATKV/FL28ZBHHCJOATKV.SMALL.jpg jm31181 Here is the second installment of my budget suitcase speakers.  I renamed it JCase since before I didn't have a name for them except Boomcase Mimic.  Please enjoy. Parts and Tools List Parts: Lepai 2020A+ Amplifier 1970 Samonite Blue Suitcase 2 used Isophen 4 ohm VW Rear speakers/ 2 philips 8 o...
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Wed, 30 Jan 2013 10:40:06 PST
Make Your Own CD http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-CD/
Make Your Own CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/97ZV/HC3QC5FG/FRV97ZVHC3QC5FG.SMALL.jpg Ninjanator Are you an aspiring musician or singer? Have you ever wanted to make your own CD? If so this Instructable is for you. Now you can create you'r very own CD easily and economically. Give it as a gift to friends and family or sell them to make profit. I will go over a few different methods to make you'...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 15:31:54 PST
My BoomBox http://www.instructables.com/id/My-BoomBox/
My BoomBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/43HN/HCJO39FO/F4F43HNHCJO39FO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/43HN/HCJO39FO/F4F43HNHCJO39FO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4F/43HN/HCJO39FO/F4F43HNHCJO39FO.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello everyone Have you ever encountered a situation where you went with friends to the beach at night  or maybe some  friend's apartment and he had no  stereo system? It happened to me, and it sucks!  So , i decided to build one !     although it weights 6.5 Kilo , You Grab it with both your  h...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 23:35:45 PST
Headphone Hybrid Tube Amp (SSMH) http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Hybrid-Tube-Amp-SSMH/
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 18:12:24 PST
How to mix songs in Audacity http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-mix-songs-in-Audacity/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/B8JQ/HAVGJVCI/FHXB8JQHAVGJVCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/B8JQ/HAVGJVCI/FHXB8JQHAVGJVCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/B8JQ/HAVGJVCI/FHXB8JQHAVGJVCI.SMALL.jpg woodworker123 This video will show you how to mix songs in Audacity. The songs I use in the video do not mix well, I was just using them as an example. If you have any questions or want me to make a more detailed instructable about a specific funtion of Audacity please comment.
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 18:05:56 PST
Hyperbolic Spoon iPhone Amplifier/Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Hyperbolic-Spoon-iPhone-AmplifierStand/
Hyperbolic Spoon iPhone Amplifier/Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/CDH9/HAUNNOTJ/FLUCDH9HAUNNOTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/CDH9/HAUNNOTJ/FLUCDH9HAUNNOTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/CDH9/HAUNNOTJ/FLUCDH9HAUNNOTJ.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu The speaker on my smartphone is underwhelming; as is yours. I find myself cupping my hand around the base of the phone to provides a slight volume boost in situations with ambient noise. I wondered if it was possible to accomplish a volume boost with a spoon head acting as an amplification dish. The...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 10:35:44 PST
How to Amplify http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Amplify/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/AP2I/GXUYTPUA/FACAP2IGXUYTPUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/AP2I/GXUYTPUA/FACAP2IGXUYTPUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/AP2I/GXUYTPUA/FACAP2IGXUYTPUA.SMALL.jpg bricabracwizard I wanted to create order from the many instructables I have in my favourites list.  So these guides are mainly for my benefit on the topics I want to learn more from.  This one is on amplifiers.  I hope you will enjoy the ones I have chosen here by these very talented instructables members!  These a...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 19:32:07 PST
Droid Head Blaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Droid-Head-Blaster-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/IEP0/H8FYPAA6/F3UIEP0H8FYPAA6.SMALL.jpg jutorres 1.  For this project I wanted to build a boombox with big volume, quality of sound, good looks and portability that would give the same sound of a high end stereo.  I wanted to go outside of the typical box and and make something different and lightweight. A kind of conversation piece that you can d...
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:59:25 PST