Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 10:45:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 WiFi Smoke Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Smoke-Detector/
WiFi Smoke Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CYLJ/ICX7JN0H/FFMCYLJICX7JN0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CYLJ/ICX7JN0H/FFMCYLJICX7JN0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/CYLJ/ICX7JN0H/FFMCYLJICX7JN0H.SMALL.jpg Proto G This is a simple WiFI Smoke Detector that texts me when it senses smoke. I made this for my battery storage area in case of a lithium polymer fire. I still have all of my regular smoke detectors installed and I don't suggest relying only on this, but rather as an extra layer of protection. If I h...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 09:00:46 PDT
Simple 5V breakout board for ESP-01 (ESP8622) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-5V-breakout-board-for-ESP-01-ESP8622/
Simple 5V breakout board for ESP-01 (ESP8622) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/A556/ICX7K7PY/F3XA556ICX7K7PY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/A556/ICX7K7PY/F3XA556ICX7K7PY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3X/A556/ICX7K7PY/F3XA556ICX7K7PY.SMALL.jpg Mat_F Often when working with micro controllers 5V are needed. The ESP-01 however uses 3.3V and thus can't simply be connected to an Arduino or most USB/TTL convertes.To fix this, I created this simple 5V breakout board for your ESP-01. The basics For the circuit you need the following parts:1x low dro...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 08:55:51 PDT
Arduino Pinewood Derby Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pinewood-Derby-Timer/
Arduino Pinewood Derby Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LR43/ICX7JKLL/F59LR43ICX7JKLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LR43/ICX7JKLL/F59LR43ICX7JKLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F59/LR43/ICX7JKLL/F59LR43ICX7JKLL.SMALL.jpg SLOMakerSpace Last summer, SLO MakerSpace decided to host a NOVA ‘Making Stuff’ workshop for our local community. One of the workshop activities is a Pinewood Derby. The good news is those are always great fun. The bad news is we only had a week to prepare! SLOMS resident woodworking expert Rich Farwell acce...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 08:45:29 PDT
Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Automation-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/9KEP/ICX7JU9C/FRA9KEPICX7JU9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/9KEP/ICX7JU9C/FRA9KEPICX7JU9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/9KEP/ICX7JU9C/FRA9KEPICX7JU9C.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby All my projects relating to automation of my home with respect to Labjack u3, Flowstone, USB UIRT and Girder 6. Motherboard watchdog timer DIY DIY Circuit breaker panelboard with Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS), metering and computer control. Making a green energy efficient desktop pc. ...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 06:50:07 PDT
12v 3s lithium ion battery using a 7ah lead acid battery. http://www.instructables.com/id/12v-3s-lithium-ion-battery-using-a-7ah-lead-acid-b/
12v 3s lithium ion battery using a 7ah lead acid battery. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/JH05/ICRXS49C/FXWJH05ICRXS49C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/JH05/ICRXS49C/FXWJH05ICRXS49C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/JH05/ICRXS49C/FXWJH05ICRXS49C.SMALL.jpg hmorton1 Ok so you want a battery that would last a bit longer than your average lead acid battery.. Right... Get yourself the following :1) an old /dead 7ah lead acid battery2) couple of small hinges3) a pull down latch hook4) some 18650 lithium cells5) some reasonably thick wire6) couple of connectors7) 3...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:01:28 PDT
Solar Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Battery-Charger2/
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 11:44:58 PDT
Fix a broken pin on an IC chip http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broken-pin-on-an-IC-chip/
Fix a broken pin on an IC chip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H9DP/ICRXQ5B5/F8BH9DPICRXQ5B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H9DP/ICRXQ5B5/F8BH9DPICRXQ5B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/H9DP/ICRXQ5B5/F8BH9DPICRXQ5B5.SMALL.jpg JRV31 Have you ever broken a pin on an IC chip? Don't throw it away.Don't pay a ridiculous price for overnight shipping.Don't put your project on hold for 2-4 days for slow shipping.Why not try to fix the broken pin? You have nothing to lose. I accidentally bent a pin on my Attiny85 chip and when I tried...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:25:16 PDT
DIY SOLAR LI ION/ LIPO BATTERY CHARGER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-SOLAR-LI-ION-LIPO-BATTERY-CHARGER/
DIY SOLAR LI ION/ LIPO BATTERY CHARGER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/UAND/ICWG2MRE/FFNUANDICWG2MRE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/UAND/ICWG2MRE/FFNUANDICWG2MRE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFN/UAND/ICWG2MRE/FFNUANDICWG2MRE.SMALL.jpg deba168 Imagine you are a gadget lover or hobbyist /tinkerer or RC enthusiast and you are going for a camping or outing .Your smart phone/MP3 player battery run out,you have taken a RC Quad Copter,but not able to fly for a long time. So you definitely need a good charger to charge the battery. Am I right ?...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 08:11:37 PDT
How to save Heat Shrink Tube from Pre-Shrinking http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-save-Heat-Shrink-Tube-from-Pre-Shrinking/
How to save Heat Shrink Tube from Pre-Shrinking - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/E9WS/ICRXTS0Q/F0HE9WSICRXTS0Q.SMALL.jpg SalM3 Hi Friends,I know there is nothing worse then your shrink-tube shrinking before its intended purpose and where stripping off allot of jacket isn't an option.The following steps will show a technique i came up with aiding the problem regardless of space and size.The tool you will need is basic and ma...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:53:02 PDT
DC-DC voltage doubler (simplest possible circuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-DC-voltage-doubler-simplest-possible-circuit/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 17:51:33 PDT
Bipedal walking robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-footed-walking-robot/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 10:43:03 PDT
How to make a rechargeable battery pack for a project http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-rechargeable-battery-pack-for-a-proj/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 09:10:50 PDT
Reliable Chemical Metalisation of Through Holes on a PCB http://www.instructables.com/id/Reliable-Chemical-Metalisation-of-Through-Holes-on/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 08:18:51 PDT
Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-1/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 06:26:59 PDT
Build your Xperia Z3 compact wired remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-Xperia-Z3-compact-wired-remote/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 04:48:03 PDT
Mechanical Prototyping Pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Prototyping-Pencil/
Mechanical Prototyping Pencil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/1LC7/ICRXO6PP/FRZ1LC7ICRXO6PP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/1LC7/ICRXO6PP/FRZ1LC7ICRXO6PP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/1LC7/ICRXO6PP/FRZ1LC7ICRXO6PP.SMALL.jpg Proto G This is a 3d Printed attachment I designed that transforms an ordinary mechanical pencil into an awesome wiring pencil for prototyping. It was inspired by the old school roadrunner and verowire wiring pencils. The wire is 0.5mm magnet wire with an enamel that melts away with the heat of the solde...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 17:31:00 PDT
Portable Emergency Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Emergency-Phone-Charger/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 14:09:37 PDT
Electric Fan Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Fan-Car/
Electric Fan Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/FMXV/ICRXKKDZ/F4NFMXVICRXKKDZ.SMALL.jpg ardystal gysr This video should explain everything step by step, this video was originally uploaded to youtube. The materials you will need are:For the fan - 12v/9v High Torque Motor, Slide switch, 9v battery clip, 9v battery, wiresFor the car - Wheels, cardboard, strawsFor the propeller - Water bottle caps, gift...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 14:09:37 PDT
Connected lights with VSCP http://www.instructables.com/id/Connected-lights-with-VSCP/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 13:58:52 PDT
Bar-graph display Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-graph-display-Digital-Clock/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 12:42:49 PDT
Power Tube Bias Setting Fender Hot Rod Deluxe http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Tube-Bias-Setting-Fender-Hot-Rod-Deluxe/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:14:22 PDT
Edison motorised platform(Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-motorised-platformIntel-IoT/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 09:22:57 PDT
SOLAR BAG WITH TORCH AND MULTI PORT CHARGER http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-BAG-WITH-TORCH-AND-MULTI-PORT-CHARGER-1/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:17:46 PDT
Fritzing Tips and Work Arounds http://www.instructables.com/id/Fritzing-Tips-and-Work-Arounds/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:44:14 PDT
How to make a Minecraft server on Minecraft Pocket Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Minecraft-server-on-Minecraft-Pocket/
How to make a Minecraft server on Minecraft Pocket Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/T4JF/ICQSZ1OZ/F8ZT4JFICQSZ1OZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/T4JF/ICQSZ1OZ/F8ZT4JFICQSZ1OZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/T4JF/ICQSZ1OZ/F8ZT4JFICQSZ1OZ.SMALL.jpg EmmaHoran Ever wanted to make a minecraft server, but don't know how? Well if you did here is how to make a simple server. Step 1: First go on minecraft go on minecraft and select play. Step 2: Select world first you of course have to make/select a world. Step 3: New Land once you are on your world y...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:08:56 PDT
House heating with VSCP and a web interface http://www.instructables.com/id/House-heating-with-VSCP-and-a-web-interface/
House heating with VSCP and a web interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3WP7/ICQSWW3Z/FYW3WP7ICQSWW3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3WP7/ICQSWW3Z/FYW3WP7ICQSWW3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/3WP7/ICQSWW3Z/FYW3WP7ICQSWW3Z.SMALL.jpg Jean-MarcB My parents are retired and live in the south of France. Warm during summer but it can also be cold during winter.They use to travel for several weeks during winter to visit friends and family, and as they heat the house with wood, when they come back home the temperature in the house is often below ...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:34:42 PDT
Make a Custom Plush With Your Child's Voice http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Custom-Plush-With-Your-Childs-Voice/
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:22:42 PDT
Robot Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Insert/
Robot Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GHBL/ICRXL72V/FZYGHBLICRXL72V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GHBL/ICRXL72V/FZYGHBLICRXL72V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/GHBL/ICRXL72V/FZYGHBLICRXL72V.SMALL.jpg somashekarn Maker:Somashekar.n.Place:Banjarapalya E4D maker space.Materials:1.3v battery2.2LED3.Vibration motor4.circuit board5.resisters6.battery holder 7.switchTools:1.soldering gun2.soldering wire Fix the battery Holder Take one circuit board and one battery holder.And then fix the battery holder in the ...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:00:14 PDT
Open source Telepresence robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-source-Telepresence-robot/
Open source Telepresence robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/IK46/ICRXMSTP/F7LIK46ICRXMSTP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/IK46/ICRXMSTP/F7LIK46ICRXMSTP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/IK46/ICRXMSTP/F7LIK46ICRXMSTP.SMALL.jpg Scifiswapnil So, its Intel's IOT hackathon in Pune @VITS hotel...I've made a telepresence robotic platform using an intel Edison board. Edison board comes in with lot of features packed into one small chip, with built in wifi and bluetooth.In this era of Global Communication, Real time communication has been pro...
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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 06:00:11 PDT
Very simple anti-zombie wireless alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-simple-anti-zombie-wireless-alarm/
Very simple anti-zombie wireless alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/SDL7/ICPP86F5/F9KSDL7ICPP86F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/SDL7/ICPP86F5/F9KSDL7ICPP86F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9K/SDL7/ICPP86F5/F9KSDL7ICPP86F5.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Kalushev If zombies are around you and found shelter and want to have some sleep, you may find wireless mobile anti-zombie alarm very helpful. This alarm can be made out of a wireless door bell and motion sensor, which you may find almost everywhere. You may leave the transmitter anywhere and it will send a ...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:39:06 PDT
Simple preventive system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-preventive-system/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:04:49 PDT
Quick circuits #00: The Infrared Counter http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-circuits-00-The-Infrarred-Counter/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:23:33 PDT
Home Made Air Cooler Upgraded version http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Air-Cooler-Upgraded-version/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:37:34 PDT
A Monitor that Rings a Bell Every Time a Person Supports a Crowdfunding Campaign http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-a-bell-when-a-person-supports-a-crowdfunding-/
A Monitor that Rings a Bell Every Time a Person Supports a Crowdfunding Campaign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/G8F1/ICP0WZ8J/FZ8G8F1ICP0WZ8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/G8F1/ICP0WZ8J/FZ8G8F1ICP0WZ8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/G8F1/ICP0WZ8J/FZ8G8F1ICP0WZ8J.SMALL.jpg Kinoma When we were being crowdfunded, we built an Indiegogo monitor that rang a bell every time a new person supported our campaign and purchased a Kinoma Create device. We want to share this project with you.Kinoma Create runs an app that scrapes our Indiegogo campaign page periodically and displays the ...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:36:54 PDT
How to make a easy on and off switch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-easy-on-and-off-switch/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:23:28 PDT
DIY Spiral Wire Wraps http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spiral-Wire-Wraps/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:01:06 PDT
Monster Mayhem: Using NFC Readers to Release Gumballs Through a Matching Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-Mayhem-Using-NFC-Readers-to-Release-Gumbal/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:11:13 PDT
How I Organize My Electrolytic Capacitor Collection http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Organize-My-Electrolytic-Capacitor-Collectio/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:51:10 PDT
How to make a mini Tesla coil 9V http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-mini-Tesla-coil-9V/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:18:19 PDT
How to hook up voltage divider http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-voltage-divider/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:50:54 PDT
Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/T3BM/ICOXDFB8/FFWT3BMICOXDFB8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/T3BM/ICOXDFB8/FFWT3BMICOXDFB8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/T3BM/ICOXDFB8/FFWT3BMICOXDFB8.SMALL.jpg stillash Cell Phone Controlled Tank NES bluetooth controller. Dual Project: AirPlay-Pi and new life for an old radio Raspberry Pi Bluetooth+Airplay Audio Receiver combo Converting Old Radio into a Bluetooth Speaker
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:14:46 PDT
3 phase Rectifier (6 and 12 pulse reactifier) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-phase-Rectifier-6-and-12-pulse-reactifier/
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:23:09 PDT
Evolve - A platform for Bionic Hands and HMIs (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Evolve-A-platform-for-Bionic-Hands-and-HMIs/
Evolve - A platform for Bionic Hands and HMIs (Intel IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/MBC4/ICNNIIDL/FGSMBC4ICNNIIDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/MBC4/ICNNIIDL/FGSMBC4ICNNIIDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/MBC4/ICNNIIDL/FGSMBC4ICNNIIDL.SMALL.jpg StageRnD Evolve is a plug and play platform for Prosthetics and Human Machine Interfaces. Currently developed for a 3D printed Bionic Arm, evolve features an App store so that users can download new features and install it into the arm and a a range of specially designed sensors to know the exact pressure re...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:59:10 PDT
DIY Cheap and Easy way to tin your PCB using soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-and-Easy-way-to-tin-your-PCB-using-solde/
DIY Cheap and Easy way to tin your PCB using soldering iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1YI7/ICNNHR44/F3N1YI7ICNNHR44.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1YI7/ICNNHR44/F3N1YI7ICNNHR44.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/1YI7/ICNNHR44/F3N1YI7ICNNHR44.SMALL.jpg Tanishq Jaiswal When I was a beginner in PCB printing, and soldering I always had problem that the solder isn't sticking at right place, or the copper traces break, get oxidized and many more. But I got familiar with a lot of techniques and hacks and one of them was, Tinning. For those who didn't know about tinning...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:12:12 PDT
Logic Gates http://www.instructables.com/id/Logic-Gates-1/
Logic Gates - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/MSEP/ICNF61I0/FECMSEPICNF61I0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/MSEP/ICNF61I0/FECMSEPICNF61I0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/MSEP/ICNF61I0/FECMSEPICNF61I0.SMALL.jpg Asadullah Mughal Hello! friends Welcome to my another Logic gates project. Its also the topic of Digital And Logic Design by Morris Mano (fifth edition) with the help of this project you'll know how logic gates works in reality.So let's get started. Circuit diagram With the help of this diagram we can build our l...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:47:51 PDT
Replacing a Broken USB Connector on a Microsoft Autoroute GPS Receiver http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Broken-USB-Connector-on-a-Microsoft-Au/
Replacing a Broken USB Connector on a Microsoft Autoroute GPS Receiver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/D5R1/ICN7FXOE/FC1D5R1ICN7FXOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/D5R1/ICN7FXOE/FC1D5R1ICN7FXOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/D5R1/ICN7FXOE/FC1D5R1ICN7FXOE.SMALL.jpg Winch67 To carry out the steps in this Instructable you will need the items in the picture above;1. Soldering Iron2. Desoldering Pump3. Solder4. Small Screwdriver5. Pair of Sidecutters6. Replacement USB Type A Plug.7. The GPS Unit.Apologies for the poor quality of many of the photos in this instructable sad...
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:11:08 PDT
how to make à watherproof électronic http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-à-watherproof-électronic/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:01:28 PDT
Motor gear http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-gear/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:10:31 PDT
Make a DC motor. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-DC-motor/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:53:00 PDT
DIY Fan from a transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fan-from-a-transformer/
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:22:46 PDT