Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:24:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wire Loop Game Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Loop-Game-Tutorial/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:44:46 PDT
DC Mini Circuit Break Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Mini-Circuit-Break-Box/
DC Mini Circuit Break Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/0O3Q/IPVHAZ5L/FS20O3QIPVHAZ5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/0O3Q/IPVHAZ5L/FS20O3QIPVHAZ5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/0O3Q/IPVHAZ5L/FS20O3QIPVHAZ5L.SMALL.jpg jcweicom I bought Extremeaire Air compressor for my truck. It has a superb motor, solid cable and top quality. However, it has two problems. It does not have fuse box for safety and switch to turn it on and off. Once hooked to car battery, you will see an electric spark and motor is running. It is just too d...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:32:16 PDT
ULTRA CHEEP HOME AUTOMATION UNDER $5 http://www.instructables.com/id/ULTRA-CHEEP-HOME-AUTOMATION-UNDER-5/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:34:25 PDT
DIY 5 VOLT REGULATED POWER SUPPLY MODULE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-5-VOLT-REGULATED-POWER-SUPPLY-MODULE/
DIY 5 VOLT REGULATED POWER SUPPLY MODULE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1R/S1ER/IPTJ9WMX/F1RS1ERIPTJ9WMX.SMALL.jpg DIYmechanics Hi friends how are you ?i hope you are fine !Today in this instructable we are going to make a Diy 5 volt power supply module for just 3$. cheap right !!!Not only cheap It is also simple to make . you can use this simple power supply module for arduino , sensors and breadboard.The reason i come up w...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:11:24 PDT
Beginner Electronics Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginner-Electronics-Projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/RTSB/IPTJ9TSH/FBSRTSBIPTJ9TSH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/RTSB/IPTJ9TSH/FBSRTSBIPTJ9TSH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/RTSB/IPTJ9TSH/FBSRTSBIPTJ9TSH.SMALL.jpg randofo After you have learned all about Basic Electronics, here are some projects to help you get started and gain further experience. Laser Spirograph Metronome Simple Bots: Inchworm Simple Bots: Barreller Discreet Pants Fly Checker Overdrive Pedal My First Synth Intro to Ard...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:57:36 PDT
GameBoy Color 8-bit Visualizer mod by Tekmann http://www.instructables.com/id/GameBoy-Color-8-bit-Visualizer-Mod-by-Tekmann/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 02:57:18 PDT
DIY SIMPLE AUTOMATIC LIGHT USING PIR MOTION SENSOR. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SIMPLE-AUTOMATIC-LIGHT-USING-PIR-MOTION-SENSOR/
DIY SIMPLE AUTOMATIC LIGHT USING PIR MOTION SENSOR. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/895S/IPSMDL0B/FCW895SIPSMDL0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/895S/IPSMDL0B/FCW895SIPSMDL0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/895S/IPSMDL0B/FCW895SIPSMDL0B.SMALL.jpg DIYmechanics Hi Friends,How are you ?i hope you are fine.Have you seen Automatic lights on houses and Some offices,its cool right.These stuffs will save power when nobody at in the room and also it will change our home to smart automated home.The reason I came up with this instructable is , Two days ago I found ...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:52:09 PDT
359 Degree Servo modification http://www.instructables.com/id/359-Degree-Servo-Modification/
359 Degree Servo modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/T2ZC/IPQMELVO/FAGT2ZCIPQMELVO.SMALL.jpg jbike There is a lack of RC servos that have greater than 90 degree servo angle while still having position control. A few servos go 180 degrees, but nothing greater. A servo with a greater range of movement could be used as a Halloween prop with a head that rotates 359 degrees. Other uses might include a...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:24:47 PDT
Automated Navigation Robot with Gas (MQ-2), Temperature & Humidity (DHT11) Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Navigation-Robot-With-Gas-Temperature-Hu/
Automated Navigation Robot with Gas (MQ-2), Temperature & Humidity (DHT11) Sensors - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/L9SB/IPMWN7TS/FXML9SBIPMWN7TS.SMALL.jpg JackSoldano Hello everyone! The purpose of this project was to make a robot capable of navigating around obstacles in a room using the ultrasonic module HC-SR04 mounted on a Servo, this allowed the robot to look around to determine the best route to follow once an obstacle had been encountered. This has been do...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 18:56:39 PDT
How to Build the Fastest Quadcopter in 3 Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-the-Fastest-Quadcopter-in-3-Hours/
How to Build the Fastest Quadcopter in 3 Hours - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2XPY/IPQ4L74P/F8S2XPYIPQ4L74P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2XPY/IPQ4L74P/F8S2XPYIPQ4L74P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2XPY/IPQ4L74P/F8S2XPYIPQ4L74P.SMALL.jpg Prowlr About a year ago I set on my journey towards becoming a quadcopter pilot. Back then, I had no idea what I was doing. I was treading into new territory as I had never built anything as substantial as this before. I spent 5 months researching; visiting countless websites, watching tons of videos and p...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 16:43:42 PDT
GameDroid: Android Gameboy http://www.instructables.com/id/GameDroid-Android-Gameboy/
GameDroid: Android Gameboy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG8I/IPK99R2G/F4ZMG8IIPK99R2G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG8I/IPK99R2G/F4ZMG8IIPK99R2G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG8I/IPK99R2G/F4ZMG8IIPK99R2G.SMALL.jpg PJMOR A couple of years ago, I purchased a second hand GameBoy Color from a flea market so I could kill some time. Unfortunately, I hadn't thought about buying cartridges for it, so I started looking up how much a GameBoy flash cart which could store various games at once would cost. After some time, I ca...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 08:42:42 PDT
DIY 1GHz* Active Probe For Under 20$** http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1GHz-Active-Probe-for-Under-20/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:39:12 PDT
Raspberry Pi as a NAS (Network Attached Storage) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-As-a-NAS-Network-Attached-Storage/
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 06:26:05 PDT
Headset or Headphone Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Headset-or-Headphone-Hanger/
Headset or Headphone Hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/R05X/IPJTDVQ6/FFVR05XIPJTDVQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/R05X/IPJTDVQ6/FFVR05XIPJTDVQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/R05X/IPJTDVQ6/FFVR05XIPJTDVQ6.SMALL.jpg rockeratr In this Instructable I will show you how to make a simple hanger for your headphones or headset using a PCI expansion bay cover from an old PC case. This is very easy to do. Hangers like this can also be used for cable management on walls or desks. Materials Needed 1. Pliers (needle nose work be...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:07:03 PDT
RGB Binary Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-Binary-Counter/
RGB Binary Counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FPS3/IPIMD34U/F2IFPS3IPIMD34U.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This binary counter was developed with the use of RGB LED's and a pair of switches for manipulating the results while an Arduino platform will program the project. That is, the binary code implies either lighting up green LED's or blue LED's when a switch 1 is high or a switch 2 is high respectivel...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 22:23:07 PDT
Build Your Own Regulated Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Regulated-Power-Supply/
Build Your Own Regulated Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/B07F/IPH0IO5S/F89B07FIPH0IO5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/B07F/IPH0IO5S/F89B07FIPH0IO5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/B07F/IPH0IO5S/F89B07FIPH0IO5S.SMALL.jpg webgeeks A regulated power supply is a very important component if you build electronics projects. But buying a good regulated power supply can be expensive. So in this instructable I'm going to show you how to build your own regulated power supply, why buy it if you can build it.This project is very simple ...
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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:26:29 PDT
Intro to Printed Circuit Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Printed-Circuit-Boards/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:34:55 PDT
Identifying Stepper Wiring with the Pmod STEP http://www.instructables.com/id/Identifying-Stepper-Wiring-With-the-Pmod-STEP/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 12:46:04 PDT
2 wheel Android weight controlled robot http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Wheel-Android-Weight-Controlled-Robot/
2 wheel Android weight controlled robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/FZSW/IPET42BG/FSKFZSWIPET42BG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/FZSW/IPET42BG/FSKFZSWIPET42BG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/FZSW/IPET42BG/FSKFZSWIPET42BG.SMALL.jpg jbike This robot toy is like a Segway, except it is naturally self balancing. The operational principle for movement is similar to the Sphero toy, minus the outside ball part and gyro. It is stable because the center of gravity is lower than the wheel center. It is able to move because the motors move the...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 07:20:41 PDT
IoT7egment ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT7egment-ESP8266/
IoT7egment ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/IKVR/IPE9U2GE/FFCIKVRIPE9U2GE.SMALL.jpg technochatter This Internet Connected Display is carefully designed keeping in mind the following: Stylish and Visible(Hence Seven Segment and not LCD) Compact hence used new way of circuit design by using pluggable two parts and two layer circuit for the segment base Customizable so that each digit is easily ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:26:48 PDT
Make a Simple Laser Diode Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Simple-Laser-Diode-Module/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 10:07:45 PDT
Internet Connected LED Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Connected-LED-Sign/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:48:40 PDT
Breadboard Friendly Tactile Switches http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-Friendly-Tactile-Switches/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 02:53:41 PDT
Featured Author: Liquidhandwash http://www.instructables.com/id/Featured-Author-Liquidhandwash/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/OJQN/IP5PAYDP/FAUOJQNIP5PAYDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/OJQN/IP5PAYDP/FAUOJQNIP5PAYDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/OJQN/IP5PAYDP/FAUOJQNIP5PAYDP.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins If you’ve been a part of the community for any amount of time, you are sure to have run into liquidhandwash. From designing a Go Cart, to growing vegetables in a Vermiponic Garden, if it can be done, liquidhandwash has tried it and wrote an Instructable on it. As a teacher, writing Instructables and...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 17:11:22 PDT
Implement Your Own Transistor Logic Gates http://www.instructables.com/id/Implement-Your-Own-Transistor-Logic-Gates/
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 09:50:44 PDT
The simplest FM transmitter... Without coil/inductor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Simplest-FM-Transmitter-Without-Coilinductor/
The simplest FM transmitter... Without coil/inductor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/U6OT/IP91RUJH/FRRU6OTIP91RUJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/U6OT/IP91RUJH/FRRU6OTIP91RUJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/U6OT/IP91RUJH/FRRU6OTIP91RUJH.SMALL.jpg abdelrazzac10 I made this project three years ago, and it works perfectly. I have found the circuit of this project in a book I bought eighteen years ago when I was in high school. Most of the available FM transmitter circuits have, in my opinion, a very important drawback: the use of inductors. Some, including m...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 05:25:02 PDT
Arduino Logic Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Logic-Probe/
Arduino Logic Probe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/PS6F/IP74QLZ8/FDRPS6FIP74QLZ8.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project is an instrument of measuring so that you can measure logic levels of voltage. That is, with an Arduino Uno, and a 3-digit common cathode display, you will probe logic levels as zeros and ones, even pulses. For obtaining the code, you can go to: http://pastebin.com/cCBQLDyUWhat you wil...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 00:19:06 PDT
$100 Smart Mirror Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/100-Smart-Mirror-Pi/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 02:30:13 PDT
DIY PVC Solder Fume Extractor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PVC-Solder-Fume-Extractor/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 12:42:09 PDT
Hand Gesture to Language converter http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Gesture-to-Language-Converter/
Hand Gesture to Language converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/FZ0Q/IP2UEOIE/FA5FZ0QIP2UEOIE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/FZ0Q/IP2UEOIE/FA5FZ0QIP2UEOIE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/FZ0Q/IP2UEOIE/FA5FZ0QIP2UEOIE.SMALL.jpg Akashbabu39 Have you ever wondered if a deaf and mute person could speak with just his hands???Well if you are interested in knowing how, then you are at the right place... Here we are going to demonstrate how to make a Hand signal to Language converter using Intel Edison with Arduino Base Board.This project is...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2016 07:45:19 PDT
How to Make a Lemon Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lemon-Battery/
How to Make a Lemon Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/HRGQ/IOVPR80Q/FKLHRGQIOVPR80Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/HRGQ/IOVPR80Q/FKLHRGQIOVPR80Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/HRGQ/IOVPR80Q/FKLHRGQIOVPR80Q.SMALL.jpg RavosaP In this instructable you will learn how to create a lemon battery. The lemons create about 4 and a half volts, enough to run something that uses low voltage. The lemons produce this voltage through the process of electrolysis which is the chemical reaction produced by passing an electric current thr...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 14:44:28 PDT
Discover Electronics With Snap Circuits Arcade (A Review) http://www.instructables.com/id/Discover-Electronics-With-Snap-Circuits-Arcade-A-R/
Discover Electronics With Snap Circuits Arcade (A Review) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/DFBB/IOW3XRHP/FWMDFBBIOW3XRHP.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Snap Circuits is an educational toy that teaches electronics with solderless snap-together electronic components. Each component has the schematic symbol and a label printed on its plastic case for easy identification. They snap together with what appear to be ordinary clothing snaps. The components...
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Wed, 1 Jun 2016 07:59:29 PDT
Battery Eliminator http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Eliminator/
Battery Eliminator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/BIE1/IOT2XRAJ/F7YBIE1IOT2XRAJ.SMALL.jpg dreens Do you have an appliance that eats through batteries? Follow this instructable for a simple, quick and dirty trick to power it directly from an outlet! If you want to do something more intense, check out doncrush's Battery Eliminator from a recycled wall wart. I will focus on replacing a single D b...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 08:08:57 PDT
Automated Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Greenhouse/
Automated Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BUFZ/IOUBTPV7/FTEBUFZIOUBTPV7.SMALL.jpg ViDes We decided to design a greenhouse as subject for our electronic project. The goal was to regulate the temperature inside the greenhouse thanks a lamp, a servomotor to open a window and a PC fan. We wanted to maintain a quite constant level of soil moisture with a pump and to receive temperature, soi...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 23:02:13 PDT
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections http://www.instructables.com/id/Traffic-Light-Control-Mount-and-120-VAC-Connection/
Traffic Light Control Mount and 120 VAC Connections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/RYRF/IOT2TUD1/F9FRYRFIOT2TUD1.SMALL.jpg truwebs The purpose of this Instructable is to show how to fabricate a mount and connect an AC Traffic Light Control Board.Please VOTE. Beyond Comfort Zone!This is my first time installing a pre-built control board of any type and retrofitting a traffic light in this manner. Also, my first time working wit...
By: truwebs

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Sun, 29 May 2016 22:02:27 PDT
Solar Powered Refrigerator! http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Refrigerator/
Solar Powered Refrigerator! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/6QB7/IORH5XS6/F3M6QB7IORH5XS6.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby Here is an after the fact implementation of how I power my refrigerator from the sun. This off grid system has been working great since may 2013. It is truly reassuring to know my groceries are safely stored regardless of utility power.I have fulfilled the electrical code requirements (NFPA 70, TTS-...
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Mon, 30 May 2016 05:53:32 PDT
Flag E-mail Notifier Using Intel-Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Flag-E-mail-Notifier-Using-Intel-Edison/
Flag E-mail Notifier Using Intel-Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/Z5AR/IOSU8H7Z/F7UZ5ARIOSU8H7Z.SMALL.jpg Akashbabu39 In this project, we will see how to make a physical Mail-Notifier using Intel EdisonThis project is supported by BAL-IoTLAB(www.iotlab.in)Components Required: 1. Intel Edison with Arduino base board - as the main processor : https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13097 2. Servo motor : https://www.spa...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 19:23:04 PDT
Make Your Own Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Boombox/
Make Your Own Boombox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/J71I/IOQFABL7/F5RJ71IIOQFABL7.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you how to create a Boombox that mainly consists of a car radio, salvaged speakers and two 12V lead acid batteries. This upgraded version is louder and lighter than my previous Boombox and can play its tunes up to 9 hours continuously. Let's get started! Watch the video...
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Sun, 29 May 2016 07:50:30 PDT
How to build 100 watt 12v DC to 220v AC inverter circuit using EasyEDA http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-100-Watt-12v-DC-to-220v-AC-Inverter-C/
How to build 100 watt 12v DC to 220v AC inverter circuit using EasyEDA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/THMO/IOQ1LV0P/FZ2THMOIOQ1LV0P.SMALL.jpg vividz We all face power cuts in our houses or offices some time or another. At those times we generally use Generator or an Inverter. Power generators use petrol or diesel as fuel and they are noisy. We will not be discussing about the power generators here. Here we will be talking about the Inverter. Inv...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 02:11:03 PDT
DIY Electric Skateboard (Extremely Simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electric-Skateboard-Extremely-Simple/
DIY Electric Skateboard (Extremely Simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/P7XP/IOQ1I94S/F32P7XPIOQ1I94S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/P7XP/IOQ1I94S/F32P7XPIOQ1I94S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/P7XP/IOQ1I94S/F32P7XPIOQ1I94S.SMALL.jpg Anorak234 Skateboards in general are not easy to make. You must buy several layers of plywood, cut them precisely and at an angle, and then use an incredible amount of wood glue to get it all sticking together. Adding on top of that, electric skateboards add a whole new element of complication. Today, we are ...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 07:53:29 PDT
Solar-powered Lamp From Recycled Ocean Snare http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-powered-Lamp-From-Recycled-Ocean-Snare/
Solar-powered Lamp From Recycled Ocean Snare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/LD6Y/IOPZDW54/FVHLD6YIOPZDW54.SMALL.jpg sailor-rodriguez IntroductionThis Instructable will tell you how to convert abandoned common Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) to create rugged solar-charged 12V power supplies and lamps that can provide light for an entire night.FADs play a key role in indiscriminate, unsustainable fishing practices in the seafood in...
By: sailor-rodriguez

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Sat, 28 May 2016 07:45:55 PDT
HOW TO MAKE a MODED Cordless Electric Drill / Tutorial / DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-a-MODED-Cordless-Electric-Drill-Tutori/
HOW TO MAKE a MODED Cordless Electric Drill / Tutorial / DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/L9Y1/IOQF84LH/F2KL9Y1IOQF84LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/L9Y1/IOQF84LH/F2KL9Y1IOQF84LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/L9Y1/IOQF84LH/F2KL9Y1IOQF84LH.SMALL.jpg romanursuhack https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBQyrM_kJpw&feature=youtu.be To do a MODED Cordless Electric Drill you need! Today we will upgrade an old, faithful and unforgettable electric screwdriver which may still faithfully serve you inspite of its low cost!Battery Capacity Tester: https://goo.gl/fiijseAss...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 07:29:54 PDT
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Solar-Arc-Reactor/
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This small solar light is portable and very lightweight which makes it a great source of light on the go, whether it be camping, at festivals or generally just when you need to light your way!Styled on Tony Stark's Iron Man Arc Reactor you can even wear it on your chest!Incased in 2 Pringles lids it...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 02:23:57 PDT
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Fan-Speed-Controller/
Bluetooth Fan Speed Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/3K6Y/IOO5BZD6/F1M3K6YIOO5BZD6.SMALL.jpg PerfectPixel Have you ever got all nice and comfy in your seat, wrapped in blankets ready to watch Netflix, only to realise you left the fan on? Turn the fan on a warm night only to be awoken by freezing wind circulating your bedroom? If you're like me and have these problems a lot, then maybe you should make th...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 04:42:51 PDT
How to SAFELY salvage cathode ray tube televisions http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-SAFELY-Salvage-Cathode-Ray-Tube-Televisions/
How to SAFELY salvage cathode ray tube televisions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KYTE/IOO5ADQD/FQ6KYTEIOO5ADQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KYTE/IOO5ADQD/FQ6KYTEIOO5ADQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/KYTE/IOO5ADQD/FQ6KYTEIOO5ADQD.SMALL.jpg rah187 There is no doubt about it: CRT televisions are inferior to modern monitors. They contain unstable components, are hazardous to the environment, have attrocious picture quality, and make a dreadful noise when plugged in. If you have a CRT television you have probably thought about throwing it out an...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 21:13:08 PDT
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 1: the Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Manufacturing-Without-a-Computer-Par/
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 1: the Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/RJGD/IOMP14BT/F9KRJGDIOMP14BT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/RJGD/IOMP14BT/F9KRJGDIOMP14BT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/RJGD/IOMP14BT/F9KRJGDIOMP14BT.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech If you want to design and build a circuit board, but do not have the time nor resources to design it on the computer or a laser printer to print it, then this instructable series is for you. This instructable will show you how to go from the idea of what you want to build to the copper clad board w...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:07:50 PDT
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 2: the Etching Process http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Manufacturing-Without-a-Computer-Par-1/
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 2: the Etching Process - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/QE3M/IOMP14LX/FAMQE3MIOMP14LX.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech This instructable is part two in my circuit board manufacturing series. This part can be used as a stand alone instructable about etching circuit boards. After the traces on the board are drawn with a permanent marker, all the copper around the traces can be removed by a process called ferric chlor...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:07:37 PDT
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 3: Surface Mount Soldering http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Board-Manufacturing-Without-a-Computer-Par-2/
Circuit Board Manufacturing Without a Computer Part 3: Surface Mount Soldering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PHF5/IOMP14UM/FV2PHF5IOMP14UM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PHF5/IOMP14UM/FV2PHF5IOMP14UM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/PHF5/IOMP14UM/FV2PHF5IOMP14UM.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech This instructable is part 3 of my Circuit board manufacturing series. This instructable can also function as a stand alone instructable about easy surface mount soldering. After the circuit board is made, it still needs to be soldered. For this instructable, I will show a surface mounting techniq...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 12:06:11 PDT
Car Dash Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dash-Tablet/
Car Dash Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFT/38RQ/IOLP46EY/FFT38RQIOLP46EY.SMALL.jpg AykutC Putting a tablet in car dash.This project was on my mind for a long time.Somehow I couldn’t find any free time to build this project. But now I have done it and I’ll tell you how.My car is a VW Polo (2014 ) and don’t have any bluetooth connectivity with smartphones or so. And also it doesn’t have a...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:21:38 PDT
How to design seven segment display driver chip on VLSI consept for the first time!? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-Seven-Segment-Display-Driver-Chip-on/
How to design seven segment display driver chip on VLSI consept for the first time!? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6BLG/IOLU7SWC/FEY6BLGIOLU7SWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6BLG/IOLU7SWC/FEY6BLGIOLU7SWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/6BLG/IOLU7SWC/FEY6BLGIOLU7SWC.SMALL.jpg Bay Yolal Today, I am going to show you how to design a seven segment display electronic component's driver which is similar with 7447 chip. This project was I did when in my university's last year, thanks to my lecturer, I learned how to desing a chip with Tanner Tools program. With Tanner Eda Tools program,...
By: Bay Yolal

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Tue, 24 May 2016 14:50:24 PDT