Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:27:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Motion Detector Activated Vanity Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Detector-Activated-Vanity-Light/
Motion Detector Activated Vanity Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK1/4FD9/I5BSD1UX/FK14FD9I5BSD1UX.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK1/4FD9/I5BSD1UX/FK14FD9I5BSD1UX.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK1/4FD9/I5BSD1UX/FK14FD9I5BSD1UX.SMALL.jpg steve.criss I bought an infrared motion detector unit on eBay for $1.50 and decided to put it to good use. I could have made my own motion detector board, but at $1.50 (which includes 2 trim pots for adjusting the sensitivity and shut off timer) it wouldn’t even be worth the time it would take to solder a home...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:27:51 PST
LittleBits Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Projects-1/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUZ/1PQU/I5DS2PN4/FUZ1PQUI5DS2PN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUZ/1PQU/I5DS2PN4/FUZ1PQUI5DS2PN4.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FUZ/1PQU/I5DS2PN4/FUZ1PQUI5DS2PN4.SMALL.jpg NSCAP_CBC Collection of LittleBits projects we've had success with in our Technology Camps littleBits Halloween Prank littleBits Circuit Training Timer LittleBits Disco Ball LittleBits城堡 littleGoal: World Cup Match Notifier
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:08:48 PST
Polarity tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Polarity-tester/
Polarity tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHX/M1VJ/I5DRZWXC/FHXM1VJI5DRZWXC.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHX/M1VJ/I5DRZWXC/FHXM1VJI5DRZWXC.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHX/M1VJ/I5DRZWXC/FHXM1VJI5DRZWXC.SMALL.jpg yhdesai This tester can be used to check the polarity of any power source, and is therefore very useful when installing automotive equipment, alarm systems or anything else you can think of. Because this circuit is so simple and cheap, even frying one with an over voltage is not a big deal. There are m...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:52:41 PST
How to make Solenoid Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Solenoid-Coil/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:16:52 PST
G5 Mac Case Mod to AXT http://www.instructables.com/id/G5-Mac-Case-Mod-to-AXT/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:25:21 PST
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-And-Cheapest-Way-to-Fix-LCD-TV-Backlight/
Easy And Cheapest Way to Fix LCD TV Backlight. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3A/JW3O/I5BRZN6P/F3AJW3OI5BRZN6P.SMALL.jpg J_K_Official Requirement_LCD TVTools to disassemble LCDSMD LED Non-Waterproof Flexible Strips 5050 DC12VWires,Powder & Soldering Iron Disassemble LCD TV Full disassemble LCD TV To Replace Backlight Using Tools. Work With SMD LED 5050 12v Divide As your requirement !Here i am using 22" LCD Display which Req...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:48:15 PST
Easy, Fast, Hot. Wire Stripping http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Fast-Hot-Wire-Stripping/
Easy, Fast, Hot. Wire Stripping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/CDIB/I5BR5J0C/FO4CDIBI5BR5J0C.SMALL.jpg tobywinks LighterDikesMechanics or work, or kitchen glovesOpen air.Electrical Safety The fumes from the insulation around wires can't be good for your lungs, work in open area, avoid breathing fumes.Unless you have fingers of steel, or like the look of a black smudge on you fingers, please were gloves, the...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:43:47 PST
DIY Jumper Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Jumper-Cables/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:43:45 PST
Scrappy ways of using Chibitronics parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrappy-ways-of-using-Chibitronics-parts/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 06:08:01 PST
Wire Dispenser/Caddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-DispenserCaddy/
Wire Dispenser/Caddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/NPT7/I58ID8US/FPWNPT7I58ID8US.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba In my new Home Office/Workshop, I've been making space for my electronics hobby. My space has to be multi-functional and it has to be able to be tidy ... I'm not a very tidy person and my workspace can quickly become an homage to kipple (read Philip K. Dick for an explanation).This instructable is a...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:05:23 PST
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Stay-warm-this-winter-CPU-Hand-Warmer/
Stay warm this winter: CPU Hand Warmer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/KQ8C/I59R5T9D/FNIKQ8CI59R5T9D.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this small project I will show you how I repurposed an old AMD CPU to create a small, light and easy to use electric hand warmer. With the help of a small portable power bank this gadget can warm you up for around 2 and a half hours and can easily reach temperatures up to 60 degrees celcius. W...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:26:46 PST
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AtomizerMod-E-cigarette-on-the-cheap/
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SMALL.jpg kwe Hi here is a short video to show you how i fully made my E-cigarettethe atomizer is made of an old lens the tank that fits in the lens is a coming from a juice bottleDrill holes in the bottom of the tankpeal of the insulation of the electrical connectorsI made a M3 thread in the connectors Cut the h...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:49:42 PST
Get Your Broken Tv To Turn On http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Your-Broken-Tv-To-Turn-On/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:58:15 PST
Fluttering butter fly from scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Dreams/
Fluttering butter fly from scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2W5A/I58ICFK0/FZG2W5AI58ICFK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2W5A/I58ICFK0/FZG2W5AI58ICFK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/2W5A/I58ICFK0/FZG2W5AI58ICFK0.SMALL.jpg shinas.khan.35 Hi i am new member in instructables .This is one of my old project flapping butterfly .i made this butterfly using paper ,needle ,fishing line ,plastic cap,a dc motor+gears,motor driving pcb from old tap recorder .and gluethis is the flapping video in you tubTutorial coming soon.
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:23:58 PST
Birthday card with Chibitronics http://www.instructables.com/id/Birthday-card-with-Chibitronics/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 03:02:36 PST
Fix rubber contact buttons with a pencil (Logitch Harmony 650 remote) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-buttons-on-Logitch-Harmony-650/
Fix rubber contact buttons with a pencil (Logitch Harmony 650 remote) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/IVKQ/I55MRRYE/FVMIVKQI55MRRYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/IVKQ/I55MRRYE/FVMIVKQI55MRRYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/IVKQ/I55MRRYE/FVMIVKQI55MRRYE.SMALL.jpg tmack0 This short Instructable covers how I fixed the contact buttons on my Harmony 650. The remote itself uses 2 types of buttons: the metallic dome ones, and rubber contact ones. They both fundamentally work the same: when you press the button, a switch is closed on a circuit, telling the processor to se...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:35:39 PST
The Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Motor/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:47:18 PST
Acid Etching Printed Circuit Boards http://www.instructables.com/id/Acid-Etching-Printed-Circuit-Boards/
Acid Etching Printed Circuit Boards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/KGVN/I53I5CC3/F42KGVNI53I5CC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/KGVN/I53I5CC3/F42KGVNI53I5CC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/KGVN/I53I5CC3/F42KGVNI53I5CC3.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba I've been playing with the toner transfer method of producing printed circuit boards for some time now and I've met with varying degrees of success. This is a reproduction of my blog article that I thought that I would provide here as an instructable.Making your own printed circuit boards doesn't ne...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:00:51 PST
9V to 5V Regulated Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/9V-to-5V-Regulated-Power-Supply/
9V to 5V Regulated Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/XO9U/I53I49P8/F61XO9UI53I49P8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/XO9U/I53I49P8/F61XO9UI53I49P8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/XO9U/I53I49P8/F61XO9UI53I49P8.SMALL.jpg baelza.bubba Often times, I need a 5V power supply for my projects, I can take the easy path, buy one from eBay for about a dollar ... or I can make a module myself that I can plug into my breadboard to power my (usually) ATTiny85 projects.There aren't many parts that are required ... a power regulator (LM7805) ...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:07:59 PST
Intelligent Highway Street Lighting System http://www.instructables.com/id/Intelligent-Highway-Street-Lighting-System/
Intelligent Highway Street Lighting System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/AIVE/I52CYBQZ/FYQAIVEI52CYBQZ.SMALL.jpg Techgenie The project is designed with a vehicle detecting sensor which is capable of sensing the arrival of a vehicle. It drives the same information to a micro controller.The micro controller is interfaced with the street lights and it is the responsibility of the controller to switch the status of the ligh...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 23:59:31 PST
Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-3-4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/N6RW/I52CT666/FY8N6RWI52CT666.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/N6RW/I52CT666/FY8N6RWI52CT666.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/N6RW/I52CT666/FY8N6RWI52CT666.SMALL.jpg helviorubens DIY equipments, tools, testers and more for your electronic workbench. DPScope SE - the simplest real oscilloscope/logic analyzer on the planet Transistor Tester USB Oscilloscope with Signal generator Soldering Iron Base (made with a sardines can) DIY Small Bench Power Supply ...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:32:38 PST
otmaneelrhazi http://www.instructables.com/id/otmaneelrhazi/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLQ/NCSP/I50XFRWU/FLQNCSPI50XFRWU.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLQ/NCSP/I50XFRWU/FLQNCSPI50XFRWU.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLQ/NCSP/I50XFRWU/FLQNCSPI50XFRWU.SMALL.jpg otmaneelrhazi A nice collection of stuffs published by Otmane El Rhazi. Make an Adjustable Tablet Stand Nice tablet so far. Shaky Leg Power Generator Cardio with iPod. Color Code Keys Keys in style. Battle Bots Micro cars! Ultimate Night Bike The night is the night, bike with style.
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:01:09 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
Electronic Windchimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Windchimes/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 03:07:12 PST
Helical Jacob's Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Helical-Jacobs-Ladder/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:56:55 PST
Analog Discovery™ USB Oscilloscope + LabVIEW http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Discovery-USB-Oscilloscope-LabVIEW/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:49:04 PST
APM programming http://www.instructables.com/id/APM-programming/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 07:06:45 PST
Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Homegarden-automation/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/5ZIX/I50X6OQW/FHG5ZIXI50X6OQW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/5ZIX/I50X6OQW/FHG5ZIXI50X6OQW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/5ZIX/I50X6OQW/FHG5ZIXI50X6OQW.SMALL.jpg Liradon Hello, fellow makers!In this collection, I'll be putting what I think are the smartest, best-explained and most innovative ideas for DIY home automation.Feel free to send me a message with Instructables you think are worthy to be enlisted in this collection.Cheers! Safe Outlet Handy tutorial to m...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 02:59:24 PST
Cellphone Charger Test Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Cellphone-Charger-Test-Box/
Cellphone Charger Test Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/LSUU/I50X193P/FJMLSUUI50X193P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/LSUU/I50X193P/FJMLSUUI50X193P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/LSUU/I50X193P/FJMLSUUI50X193P.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on Jan 17, 2015In this presentation i would try to show you how you could build a simple device to test any mobile charger easily. you do not have to wait to check battery level indicator in your mobile anymore :)You can watch the movie in bellow link:
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:10:15 PST
SMS control of your power outlets, the easy way! http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-control-of-your-power-outlets-the-easy-way/
SMS control of your power outlets, the easy way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/N2VF/I50CORXZ/FOAN2VFI50CORXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/N2VF/I50CORXZ/FOAN2VFI50CORXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/N2VF/I50CORXZ/FOAN2VFI50CORXZ.SMALL.jpg Toby Robb Turning things on and off via SMS the easy way.Have you ever wished you could turn something on or off after you've left the house? Wether you left the computer on or you want to turn your remote computer or server on, being able to remotely control your devices is handy. I have tried the hard wirin...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 01:53:03 PST
Christmas tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-tree-13/
Christmas tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/FVUZ/I504SZLE/F5KFVUZI504SZLE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/FVUZ/I504SZLE/F5KFVUZI504SZLE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/FVUZ/I504SZLE/F5KFVUZI504SZLE.SMALL.jpg sakchyam This project has been made by the students from Karkhana (Anjish , Sakchyam, Siddhartha) Making the tree Make A Christmas tree using a chart paperLink = Striping the plastic Divide the wires into 3 parts and strip those partsDo it for 8 wires Soldering Solder the led into the gaps of the wi...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:09:22 PST
How to Solder an SMT Component http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-an-SMT-Component/
How to Solder an SMT Component - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7Z1R/I4ZHN6O9/FX37Z1RI4ZHN6O9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7Z1R/I4ZHN6O9/FX37Z1RI4ZHN6O9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/7Z1R/I4ZHN6O9/FX37Z1RI4ZHN6O9.SMALL.jpg bwetman While most SMT soldering in industry is done using solder paste stencils, should the need arise there are ways in which these parts can be soldered with a soldering iron. Knowing how to solder SMT’s by hand is a valuable skill if your project requires it or in the case that you need to rework or re...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:37:28 PST
Micro dark activated switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-dark-activated-switch/
Micro dark activated switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/EIRZ/I55N12TG/F46EIRZI55N12TG.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean At just 8mm, this is my smallest circuit I have created and quite possibly one of the smallest light sensitive switches you will ever find!At last, a great replacement for LDR circuits. Welcome to the future!!! You will need: Bare PCBScalpelSolderFluxSoldering IronSMT 81k 0402 resistorSMT 3904 NP...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:41:11 PST
voltage regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/voltage-regulator-1/
voltage regulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/CIVP/I4YTQFOX/FT3CIVPI4YTQFOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/CIVP/I4YTQFOX/FT3CIVPI4YTQFOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/CIVP/I4YTQFOX/FT3CIVPI4YTQFOX.SMALL.jpg santizober I'll teach you to make a voltage regulator 12v to 5v. Materials The Materials are:-1 5V Voltage Regulator 7805-1 Switch-1 Female Jack-1 terminal block-2 Capacitor 100uF-1 Diode 1N4007-1 9V Battery-stranded wire-1 Protoboard assemble Finalized
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 05:58:28 PST
Safe Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-Outlet/
Safe Outlet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F6KS/I4YTRA0H/FBGF6KSI4YTRA0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F6KS/I4YTRA0H/FBGF6KSI4YTRA0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/F6KS/I4YTRA0H/FBGF6KSI4YTRA0H.SMALL.jpg digiman We all know that kids like to discover all things around them. and we need to keep them safe from hazard when they try to insert any thing in the electric outlet.in this instructable we will make the outlet tweet us when anything inserted it it What we need? Spark Core Electric Plug Micro Li...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 05:00:12 PST
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Charging Stand Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Baofeng-FB-F9-V2-Ham-Radio-Charging-Stand-Modifica/
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Charging Stand Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/8C9U/I4YTKX1E/FRI8C9UI4YTKX1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/8C9U/I4YTKX1E/FRI8C9UI4YTKX1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/8C9U/I4YTKX1E/FRI8C9UI4YTKX1E.SMALL.jpg kc8hps In this Instructable I will be modifying the charging stand of the Baofeng radio. I find that the stand is to light weight, it slides to much, and needs to move less and be more stationary. Join me on the journey to stability :) The charger base, whats inside The charger base is a nice charge sta...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 22:14:48 PST
Unique Makey Makey Creations http://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-Makey-Makey-Creations/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/XXHB/I4YTO3XX/F51XXHBI4YTO3XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/XXHB/I4YTO3XX/F51XXHBI4YTO3XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F51/XXHB/I4YTO3XX/F51XXHBI4YTO3XX.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid Study materials for The Phoenix Asylum's MakeyMakey build night. Learn how to count money with coins using the MaKey MaKey! Very Original. Makey Makey Nerf Game This Maker created an interactive, skill based game. Great idea. MaKey MaKey Monome This complex build is giving me some great i...
By: Tater Zoid

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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:09:03 PST
Switch Operated Garage Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Switch-Operated-Garage-Door/
Switch Operated Garage Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/OQYY/I50CNRFS/FDEOQYYI50CNRFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/OQYY/I50CNRFS/FDEOQYYI50CNRFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDE/OQYY/I50CNRFS/FDEOQYYI50CNRFS.SMALL.jpg Abhinabkhemka This is a garage door that has been created by me and my team of two: Saish Bhandari, and Sauhard Shrestha.This is an interesting project, this is an 9 Volt battery operated garage. Material required: CardboardMotor 12v [1]Wires [2m]Copper wireYellow LED[6] (optional)Red LED [4] (optional)Blue L...
By: Abhinabkhemka

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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:07:10 PST
Helping Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Helping-Hand-2/
Helping Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YWGD/I4VQL8U2/FU4YWGDI4VQL8U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YWGD/I4VQL8U2/FU4YWGDI4VQL8U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/YWGD/I4VQL8U2/FU4YWGDI4VQL8U2.SMALL.jpg kokpat This helping probably cost less that $1, most of the part make from scratch and can DIY by children.When I make this helping hand, I throw my rusty one into rubbish bin and no need to buy another other helping hand.++++++++++++ START ++++++++++++++++++++++++When soldering a project, I hate to adjust...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:21:15 PST
Add Bluetooth To Any Powered Amp for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-To-Any-Powered-Amp-for-8/
Add Bluetooth To Any Powered Amp for $8 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/ZBRX/I4VQHS2P/FCAZBRXI4VQHS2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/ZBRX/I4VQHS2P/FCAZBRXI4VQHS2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/ZBRX/I4VQHS2P/FCAZBRXI4VQHS2P.SMALL.jpg Minifacture It is obvious but let me state this before we start. BE VERY CAREFUL WHEN WORKING WITH ELECTRICITY. UNPLUG ALL BEFORE STARTING TO DISASSEMBLE ANY ELECTRIC/ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND USE PROPER SAFETY MEASURE. FAIL TO DO SO COULD CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY OR EVEN DEATH. Of course I'm not responsible for any da...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:02:03 PST
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Baofeng-FB-F9-V2-Ham-Radio-Modification/
Baofeng FB-F9 V2+ Ham Radio Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/KA18/I4UNT9MD/F14KA18I4UNT9MD.SMALL.jpg kc8hps This Instructable addresses the following:1. My brief synopsis of the FB-F9 V2+ Baofeng H.T.2. Overview of the microphone modification that I made.3. Operation De-Glitz, (It was just a bit to shiny/blingy for my taste). A brief overview of the BF-F9 V2+ I recently purchased the radio on Ebay from...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:54:40 PST
How to Solder a Through-hole Component http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-a-Through-hole-Component/
How to Solder a Through-hole Component - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/MKPQ/I4ZHNP4L/FU9MKPQI4ZHNP4L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/MKPQ/I4ZHNP4L/FU9MKPQI4ZHNP4L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU9/MKPQ/I4ZHNP4L/FU9MKPQI4ZHNP4L.SMALL.jpg bwetman There are two main types of through-hole components that we will go over in this "How to Solder" guide, axial-leaded through-hole components and dual in-line packages (DIP’s). If you’ve done a little bit of breadboarding, you’re probably already familiar with axial-leaded resistors and DIP IC’s. ...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:04:57 PST
Yet Another (ugly) UV exposure Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-Another-ugly-UV-exposure-Box/
Yet Another (ugly) UV exposure Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/B4T5/I4UNQD0T/FVVB4T5I4UNQD0T.SMALL.jpg mat_fr In this instructable I explain how I made my custom UV Box. Unfortunately I made it almost a year ago and I took few picture during the actual construction. Furthermore I did make hand written plans before building it but I threw it away right after that... So it won't be a "follow the guide" instru...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 05:19:49 PST
Another Cheap Flux Capacitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Cheap-Flux-Capacitor/
Another Cheap Flux Capacitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/RRXS/I4VQ68U9/F53RRXSI4VQ68U9.SMALL.jpg shea.close Welcome! This is my first instructable, so please bare with me. I viewed several while preparing to build my Flux Capacitor, and I thought I'd share my build, in case it might inspire others to tackle one of their own. This project ran me $60 in actual used parts (some had to be scrapped because the...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:47:17 PST
tech http://www.instructables.com/id/tech-4-5-6-7-8/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSK/FB8P/I4UNM75T/FSKFB8PI4UNM75T.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSK/FB8P/I4UNM75T/FSKFB8PI4UNM75T.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FSK/FB8P/I4UNM75T/FSKFB8PI4UNM75T.SMALL.jpg tokuta check out this cool tech and projects here USB Speakers Into Portable Battery Powered Speakers! DIY Portable Boombox (from SCRATCH!) DIY Electric Skateboard Upgrade and Maintain a Desktop Computer using Recycled Parts Mobile Desktop Briefcase PC Briefcase PC Mod Briefca...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:44:41 PST
Boost and Air Fuel Ratio LCD Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Boost-and-Air-Fuel-Ratio-LCD-Gauge/
Boost and Air Fuel Ratio LCD Gauge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/U36F/I4UGH2OJ/F1DU36FI4UGH2OJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/U36F/I4UGH2OJ/F1DU36FI4UGH2OJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/U36F/I4UGH2OJ/F1DU36FI4UGH2OJ.SMALL.jpg pvang1 How to build a Boost & Air Fuel Ratio LCD Gauge By Paul Vang Description: This tutorial will demonstrate how to build an LCD boost and AFR (air fuel ratio) gauge and displaying it on a 20x2 Hitachi LCD screen. An Innovate LC-1 will feed the wideband 0-5v for 8-22afr readings. The boost reading...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:32:58 PST
How to repair a heater http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-a-heater/
How to repair a heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/QM7N/I4SCPB3R/FEHQM7NI4SCPB3R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/QM7N/I4SCPB3R/FEHQM7NI4SCPB3R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/QM7N/I4SCPB3R/FEHQM7NI4SCPB3R.SMALL.jpg abu7li Published on Jan 12, 2015In this presentation i would try to show you how you could repair a heater easily.You can watch the movie in bellow link:
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 11:44:12 PST
9 Channel "pure analog" graphic equalizer http://www.instructables.com/id/9-Channel-pure-analog-graphic-equalizer/
9 Channel "pure analog" graphic equalizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/FGH1/I4TFBPVL/FOLFGH1I4TFBPVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/FGH1/I4TFBPVL/FOLFGH1I4TFBPVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/FGH1/I4TFBPVL/FOLFGH1I4TFBPVL.SMALL.jpg Marc_Escobaem Video!This is a short Instructable, where i will provide you the techniques to create a pure analog equalizer to visualize your music!This equalizer is based on several active filters, amplifiers and one row of a simple voltage meter per channel. This one row consists out of 7 LED to visualize the a...
By: Marc_Escobaem

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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 04:24:59 PST
Make any Dumb TV a Smart TV http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-any-Dumb-TV-a-Smart-TV/
Make any Dumb TV a Smart TV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/2GI9/I4SCIO3U/FC82GI9I4SCIO3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/2GI9/I4SCIO3U/FC82GI9I4SCIO3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/2GI9/I4SCIO3U/FC82GI9I4SCIO3U.SMALL.jpg NoobT Do you wish your standard television could connect to the internet? You would have the ability to stream Netflix, Hulu, or look up anything on Google when your cell phone is out of reach. All of your music and movie files could automatically be linked to your television. Buying a brand new smart ...
By: NoobT

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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 16:42:52 PST
Quick Cable Tie Using Velcro Ribbon http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Cable-Tie-Using-Velcro-Ribbon/
Quick Cable Tie Using Velcro Ribbon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QYIA/I4SCGW0B/FIGQYIAI4SCGW0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QYIA/I4SCGW0B/FIGQYIAI4SCGW0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QYIA/I4SCGW0B/FIGQYIAI4SCGW0B.SMALL.jpg Technomancer07 This Instructable is a nifty way to organize cables using Velcro ribbon. This ribbon is double sided, with one side being the hook and the opposite side of the ribbon having the loop (cloth). This tie will stay in place for you to slide around where you want it and then you can cinch everything tog...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13:28:01 PST