Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - motor - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:51:02 PST BLOX v1.01 Thermoelectric Rotational Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Rotational-Ornament/
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By: Joohansson

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:59:58 PDT
make a motor very easily http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-motor-very-easily-1/
make a motor very easily - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/PETL/HJKC6IAE/F1EPETLHJKC6IAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/PETL/HJKC6IAE/F1EPETLHJKC6IAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/PETL/HJKC6IAE/F1EPETLHJKC6IAE.SMALL.jpg argha halder today i am going to show how to make a motor very easily.for this you may not need more than ordinary things.its easy and great for scientific classes and experiments. visit my profile:http://www.instructables.com/member/argha+halder/ to see some more of this type of interesting projects. ingredi...
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 04:44:23 PDT
Easy DC Motor Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DC-Motor-Controller/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 19:02:40 PDT
Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Fan-Driven-by-a-Candle/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/IAK8/HEXSGBOS/FALIAK8HEXSGBOS.SMALL.jpg Joohansson A Thermoelectric generator powered by a tealight. It started as an experiment of how much power I could get from one candle. But I liked the idea and it worked really well so I built this electric-mechanical ornament. I did not use a high temperature TEG-module, but instead a cheap TEC-module. That ...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 03:04:10 PDT
Make an Emergency Phone Charger - MacGyver Style! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Emergency-Phone-Charger-MacGyver-Style/
Make an Emergency Phone Charger - MacGyver Style! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPL/LL9N/HD4VQ052/FPLLL9NHD4VQ052.SMALL.jpg The King of Random In this video, you'll learn how to "MacGyver" a 40 Watt Electrical Generator from a cordless drill and a few household items.  Here's how to charge a phone, illuminate small lights, and make electricity in a pinch. For more projects like this, check out www.thekingofrandom.com Watch the Video! ...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 06:15:46 PST
impBot: a Pan-Tilt Electric Imp Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/impBot-a-Pan-Tilt-Electric-Imp-Robot/
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 09:00:55 PST
Wake-up light (no arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-up-light-no-arduino/
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Sat, 13 Oct 2012 14:10:23 PDT
Motor Sound generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Sound-generator/
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 22:36:57 PDT
How-To: Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Motors/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 13:46:08 PST
Motion activated dropping spider, low cost, no programming http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-easy-motion-detecting-prop-dropper/
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Fri, 29 Oct 2010 22:26:34 PDT
CRANE GAME http://www.instructables.com/id/CRANE-GAME/
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Tue, 23 Feb 2010 19:17:30 PST
Limpet Push-Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Barnicle-Button/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2009 07:06:22 PDT
Automatic Aquarium Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Aquarium-Feeder/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2008 03:35:15 PDT
Small fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-fan/
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