Instructables: exploring - technology - el-wire - el wire - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:55:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 Remote-Controlled Cool Neon El Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Cool-Neon-El-Wire/
Remote-Controlled Cool Neon El Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/LL10/HR0AQJT2/FBFLL10HR0AQJT2.SMALL.jpg daryllukas In this Instructable, I will demostrate how to control the Cool Neon El Wire using a simple Android app, via Bluetooth. I was looking at El Wire Instructables where the EL wire is attached to stuff like shoes, clothing, signs and I thought it would be great if lights could be controlled using a...
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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:11:35 PST
EL Wire Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Dress/
EL Wire Dress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/BZ8I/HQDUT6KB/FETBZ8IHQDUT6KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/BZ8I/HQDUT6KB/FETBZ8IHQDUT6KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/BZ8I/HQDUT6KB/FETBZ8IHQDUT6KB.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura I wanted to make an EL Wire dress after I worked with EL Wire on my cowboy boots. This project was super simple to make, and took almost no electronics skills to make this dress light up the night. With just a few tools, and a glue gun, I was able to turn a sheer dress I already had into a galact...
By: audreyobscura

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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 14:04:52 PST
EL Wire Cowboy Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Cowboy-Boots/
EL Wire Cowboy Boots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/HWE1/HQ5MHQUI/FCEHWE1HQ5MHQUI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/HWE1/HQ5MHQUI/FCEHWE1HQ5MHQUI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/HWE1/HQ5MHQUI/FCEHWE1HQ5MHQUI.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura This EL Wire Cowboy Boot Project is probably the coolest wearable technology piece I have made to date, although LED Shoulder Pads is a close second still. EL Wire is probably one of the most inspiring materials I have worked with in a long time. It has so much potential to make anything awesomer ...
By: audreyobscura

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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 14:44:01 PST
TV Glow http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Glow/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:41:47 PST
EL Wire Cassette Tape Dangler http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Cassette-Tape-Dangler/
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By: MisterM

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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 08:59:12 PDT
LEVEL HEADED - EL WIRE HEADPHONES http://www.instructables.com/id/LEVEL-HEADED-EL-WIRE-HEADPHONES/
LEVEL HEADED - EL WIRE HEADPHONES - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/00UA/H9T4QVFJ/F1900UAH9T4QVFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/00UA/H9T4QVFJ/F1900UAH9T4QVFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/00UA/H9T4QVFJ/F1900UAH9T4QVFJ.SMALL.jpg yardleydobon Here are a couple videos demonstrating Level Headed -- EL Wire Headphones that react to the music you are listening too! The first shows the headphones decorated with EL wire and the second shows just the headphone cable decorated. Unfortunately, the camera doesn't show the correct colors and blurs ...
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 19:55:39 PST
Easy way to solder EL wire! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-way-to-solder-EL-wire/
Easy way to solder EL wire! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/V88W/H1ZG6UY5/FRHV88WH1ZG6UY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/V88W/H1ZG6UY5/FRHV88WH1ZG6UY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/V88W/H1ZG6UY5/FRHV88WH1ZG6UY5.SMALL.jpg Bluelux I'm working on my first EL wire project and I read lots of guides on how to solder the EL wire, all of them warning about cutting through the very thin radial wires that run outside of the phosphorous layer. I tried a few times and it can be tricky, but I think I have a much easier way of doing it....
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Fri, 11 May 2012 17:01:23 PDT
DAFT PUNK TRON HELMET (GUY-MANUEL) http://www.instructables.com/id/DAFT-PUNK-TRON-HELMET-GUY-MANUEL/
DAFT PUNK TRON HELMET (GUY-MANUEL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/TB66/GWKD43YQ/FTSTB66GWKD43YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/TB66/GWKD43YQ/FTSTB66GWKD43YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/TB66/GWKD43YQ/FTSTB66GWKD43YQ.SMALL.jpg domtrofski Hi Guys I am going to attempt to show you how I made my Daft Punk Helmet and suit from the film Tron. We go to a festival each year that is mainly fancy dress and this year we had an epic task of making these suits. My helmet was fashioned from a Boba Fett Helmet from start wars and 8 months and a...
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Mon, 26 Dec 2011 10:35:05 PST
Pedal Powered EL Wire Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Pedal-Powered-EL-Wire-Bike/
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Fri, 11 Feb 2011 20:36:38 PST
EL Wire Spiderweb http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Spiderweb/
EL Wire Spiderweb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/K8RP/GCPZMI5V/FPQK8RPGCPZMI5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/K8RP/GCPZMI5V/FPQK8RPGCPZMI5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/K8RP/GCPZMI5V/FPQK8RPGCPZMI5V.SMALL.jpg rogueg In this instructable, I'll walk you through the steps I used to create a spiderweb art piece out of EL wire. Prepare design for laser cutting First I needed a frame to build on, and since cutting curved pieces is tough, I decided to get it laser cut.  I uploaded my plans to ponoko, which is a com...
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 23:49:53 PDT
The Full "How To" Manual For EL (Electroluminescent) Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Full-How-Too-Manual-For-EL-Electroluminesce/
The Full "How To" Manual For EL (Electroluminescent) Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ISR7/GCI8KPIO/F68ISR7GCI8KPIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ISR7/GCI8KPIO/F68ISR7GCI8KPIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/ISR7/GCI8KPIO/F68ISR7GCI8KPIO.SMALL.jpg Pyrotect Disclaimer : This is my First Instructable. I appreciate any constructive criticism and helpful advice. Now any of you who just ramble on about “I’m just in it for the money” or “You misspelled instruction” or “He’s trying to control the world” just leave me be and we'll be just fine. (Ok, the Wor...
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Sun, 15 Aug 2010 22:21:42 PDT
EL Levitation Wand http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Levitation-Wand/
EL Levitation Wand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/OZNP/GCJ0ZRJD/FFIOZNPGCJ0ZRJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/OZNP/GCJ0ZRJD/FFIOZNPGCJ0ZRJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/OZNP/GCJ0ZRJD/FFIOZNPGCJ0ZRJD.SMALL.jpg izzyinsf What's a levitation wand, you ask? Only the niftiest magic trick out there. If you've ever seen the magician's dancing cane trick, the wand follows pretty much the same principles. All credit for the levitation wand's proliferation as a flow tool goes to Prisna of Flowtoys, who made the first (I thi...
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Wed, 11 Aug 2010 00:32:10 PDT
EL wire Steam Burton bonsai (steampunk) http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-wire-Steam-Burton-bonsai/
EL wire Steam Burton bonsai (steampunk) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GTXZ/GCF14WOC/F87GTXZGCF14WOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GTXZ/GCF14WOC/F87GTXZGCF14WOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/GTXZ/GCF14WOC/F87GTXZGCF14WOC.SMALL.jpg stico Hi everyone, My project is a dead bonsaï recycled as a El lamp. I'm sorry but i've lost my datas recently and most of my making off pictures have been deleted :( I'l try to explain this design as close to the original as possible. Feel free to rate it and If you have any questions, just ask! Tool...
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Tue, 3 Aug 2010 16:40:52 PDT
How to make a color changing EL wire hour glass! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-color-changing-EL-wire-hour-glass/
How to make a color changing EL wire hour glass! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/HKZJ/GC4G4O1O/FA5HKZJGC4G4O1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/HKZJ/GC4G4O1O/FA5HKZJGC4G4O1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/HKZJ/GC4G4O1O/FA5HKZJGC4G4O1O.SMALL.jpg steven123 On this instructible you will learn how to make an color changing hour glass out of EL wire. Puting together the structure of the hour glass, and parts list. 8 L brackets One high toarc motar 9 volt batters Black non glossy spray paint.  Half inch screws Three foot PVC piping that is at least ...
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Tue, 27 Jul 2010 11:07:37 PDT
Light Up Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Up-Costume/
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Tue, 12 Jan 2010 12:57:00 PST