Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics - motor http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Apr 2015 15:42:18 PDT BLOX v1.01 Buzzing Mouse Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzzing-Mouse-Prank/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:03:50 PDT
What A DC Motor Is, The Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/What-A-DC-Motor-Is-The-Basics/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 17:46:39 PDT
Electric Bmx Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Bmx-Build/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 04:56:16 PDT
Secrets Of Driverless Stepper Motor Operation http://www.instructables.com/id/Secrets-Of-Driverless-Stepper-Motor-Operation/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:15:05 PST
Paper Clip Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Clip-Motor/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:28:39 PST
Nano Photovore BEAM robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Photovore-BEAM-robot/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:31:28 PST
Repairing a BFT DEIMOS sliding gate operator. http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-sliding-gate-operator/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 10:37:30 PST
Circuit Scribe Light-Controlled Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Circuit-Scribe-Light-Controlled-Motor/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 13:03:52 PST
Homopolar Motor Extreme http://www.instructables.com/id/BYU-Homopolar-Motor-Extreme/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:54:29 PST
The Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Motor/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:47:18 PST
The Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Motor-1/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:23:47 PST
Switch Operated Garage Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-Operated-Garage-Door/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:07:10 PST
emergency power supply for mobile charging and lights http://www.instructables.com/id/emergency-power-supply-for-mobile-charging-and-lig/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:22:37 PST
Remove Servo Controller for endless turn DIY project quick and easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Remove-Servo-Controller-for-endless-turn-DIY-proje/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 08:16:24 PDT
Transistor Basics - MOSFETs http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Basics-MOSFETs/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 12:08:33 PDT
Easy water overflow control switch(No IC no MCU) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-water-overflow-control-switch-1/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 04:44:18 PDT
Ebike Upgrades: SLA Battery Wiring and Charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike-Upgrades-SLA-Battery-Wiring-and-Charging/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:55:23 PDT
Ebike Upgrades: Thicker Hub Motor Wire and Cooling Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike-Upgrades-Thicker-Hub-Motor-Wire-and-Cooling-/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:49:13 PDT
Transform a Battery-Powered Portable fan into a USB-Powered Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-Battery-Powered-Portable-fan-into-a-US/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:25:04 PDT
DIY simple homemade motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-simple-homemade-motor/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 08:57:13 PDT
How to make the elecgo car http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-the-elecgo-car/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:34:56 PDT
Thermoelectric Rotational Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Rotational-Ornament/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:59:58 PDT
HomeMade DC Electric Motor and D Cell Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-DC-Electric-Motor-and-D-Cell-Battery-Hold/
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:47:43 PST
Two ways to make power http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-ways-to-make-power/
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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 16:37:36 PST
How to make a simple motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-motor-1/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:16:59 PST
Make a secret box into an alarm box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-secret-box-into-an-alarm-box/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 18:49:44 PST
Electric sound enhancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-sound-enhancer/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:59:23 PST
how to make a simple fan http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-simple-fan/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:24:07 PST
How to Wind a 12N 14P Brushless Outrunner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wind-a-12N-14P-Brushless-Outrunner/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 09:50:57 PST
555 DC Motor Speed Control http://www.instructables.com/id/555-DC-Motor-Speed-Control/
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Sun, 25 Aug 2013 21:13:29 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
Make your present mysterious!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-present-mysterious/
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 09:05:38 PDT
How to reverse a DC motor using buttons. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-reverse-a-DC-motor-using-buttons/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IW08/HHMHZIFG/FU0IW08HHMHZIFG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IW08/HHMHZIFG/FU0IW08HHMHZIFG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/IW08/HHMHZIFG/FU0IW08HHMHZIFG.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box In this short video I show you how to reverse a DC motor using buttons instead of a DPDT switch or any remote. Recently I wanted to make a DC motor spin in one direction and in the other direction for a project. I wanted to use buttons so the DPDT switch was out of the question, and I didn't want to...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 18:18:04 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
make a motor easy http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-motor-very-easily/
make a motor easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/HUAE/HFD1DB98/FL5HUAEHFD1DB98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/HUAE/HFD1DB98/FL5HUAEHFD1DB98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/HUAE/HFD1DB98/FL5HUAEHFD1DB98.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 profilehttp://http://www.instructables.com/member/argha+halder/ to see some more of this type of interesting projects. t...
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 09:11:19 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
remote controlled robot with mobile video recording http://www.instructables.com/id/remote-controlled-robot-with-mobile-video-recordin/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/0XZ5/HET1ASWQ/F9U0XZ5HET1ASWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/0XZ5/HET1ASWQ/F9U0XZ5HET1ASWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/0XZ5/HET1ASWQ/F9U0XZ5HET1ASWQ.SMALL.jpg ranabot hiiiii  guys! this is my first instructable..today iam  going  to show u how to make a remote controlled robot with camera(mobile video recording) so follow these steps.. STEP-1: required materials: 1) 3 geared motors(two for handling and other for cam movement) 2) 1 caster wheel(to reduce the...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 23:40:10 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
Stepper Motor Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Stepper-Motor-Generator/
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Wed, 30 Jan 2013 23:41:34 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
Simple DC Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DC-Motor/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/EUDO/H5R9EXVX/F3YEUDOH5R9EXVX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/EUDO/H5R9EXVX/F3YEUDOH5R9EXVX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/EUDO/H5R9EXVX/F3YEUDOH5R9EXVX.SMALL.jpg BooRan This will show you how you can make a simple DC motor.  The motor isn't exactly useful but it's a great demonstration on how DC motors works and can be a cool desk-top decoration You simply bend paperclips to form slots at the end and connect them to the ends of a battery.  Then wrap wire around a ...
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Sat, 18 Aug 2012 19:07:39 PDT
Sensor circuits with a MOSFET http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensor-circuits-with-a-MOSFET/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BGZJ/H5Y9VBJB/FLEBGZJH5Y9VBJB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BGZJ/H5Y9VBJB/FLEBGZJH5Y9VBJB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/BGZJ/H5Y9VBJB/FLEBGZJH5Y9VBJB.SMALL.jpg knex super maker You can create a variety of sensing circuits based on voltage divider as the input to the Gate of the MOSFET, this input signal is then amplified by the MOSFET allowing you to interface many devices and even an entirely different circuit.  MOSFET - Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor ...
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Fri, 17 Aug 2012 08:08:45 PDT
DC motor as a generator http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-motor-as-a-generator/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EQIP/H4AGIR4F/FKEEQIPH4AGIR4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EQIP/H4AGIR4F/FKEEQIPH4AGIR4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/EQIP/H4AGIR4F/FKEEQIPH4AGIR4F.SMALL.jpg Husham Samir The DC motor is a ready made generator that will generate electricity. All that you have to do is turn the Axle of the generator using a mechanical outside source of energy . To show that I dismantled a damaged HP printer and take  the  DC motor that responsible for paper out shown in pictures and ...
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 09:10:03 PDT
Find Bipolar Stepper Motor Coil Pairs http://www.instructables.com/id/Find-Bipolar-Stepper-Motor-Coil-Pairs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RPW2/H3QFM5EW/FB9RPW2H3QFM5EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RPW2/H3QFM5EW/FB9RPW2H3QFM5EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/RPW2/H3QFM5EW/FB9RPW2H3QFM5EW.SMALL.jpg randofo There is a really easy way to figure out which two sets of wired are paired on a bipolar stepper motor. Get an LED, and hold the anode and cathode to any of the motor's two electrical connections (respectively). Turn the motor shaft and see if it lights up. If it does not light up, change where the ...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 14:48:44 PDT
How To Make an Optocoupler http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Optocoupler/
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 18:43:34 PDT
simple generator http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-generator/
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Fri, 9 Mar 2012 20:36:14 PST
How-To: Motors http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Motors/
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Fri, 17 Feb 2012 13:46:08 PST
DIY relay motor driver http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-relay-motor-driver/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/NL5R/GWTSNSHX/FD3NL5RGWTSNSHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/NL5R/GWTSNSHX/FD3NL5RGWTSNSHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/NL5R/GWTSNSHX/FD3NL5RGWTSNSHX.SMALL.jpg andrewblog Designed for experimental purpose this relay logic circuit may work in combination with a rolling shade motor. The circuit consists of two monostable relays, two momentary switches and some basic componets.  Depending on the duration of the push, the motor works manually or automatically. If the pus...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 16:16:27 PST