Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:02:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 555 PWM Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/555-PWM-Controller/
555 PWM Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/E6TV/HU842VZX/FPJE6TVHU842VZX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/E6TV/HU842VZX/FPJE6TVHU842VZX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/E6TV/HU842VZX/FPJE6TVHU842VZX.SMALL.jpg jjveleber The following instructions are intended to guide the assembly of a kit project you may have purchased from me at a Maker Faire or that you put together yourself here: Components & PCB. The purpose of this project is to learn a bit about hobby electronics, teach yourself some soldering and have u...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:13:22 PDT
breakout boards http://www.instructables.com/id/breakout-boards/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif nandoP breadboard projects Make an Oscilloscope Using the SainSmart Mega2560 with the TFT LCD shield and the 3.5 "color touch screen lcd integration null solar charge controller null sound input light output null led matrix null led output with cloud interaction null led matrix null en...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:24:23 PDT
Li-ion Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-Battery-Charger/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:23:13 PDT
Attiny25/45/85 Police Light, with Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Attiny254585-Police-Light-with-Arduino/
Attiny25/45/85 Police Light, with Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/5DW6/HU6RYU20/F7W5DW6HU6RYU20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/5DW6/HU6RYU20/F7W5DW6HU6RYU20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/5DW6/HU6RYU20/F7W5DW6HU6RYU20.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to build a multi functional Police Light with a Attiny25/45/85 . It will have serval animations , which can be changed with a button on the circuit board, it has 2 channels, which can be controlled with PWM. That allows us to add serval animations or po...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:19:46 PDT
FTDI USB To Serial Converter Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/FTDI-USB-To-Serial-Converter-Guide/
FTDI USB To Serial Converter Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/YCY0/HU487J9K/FJCYCY0HU487J9K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/YCY0/HU487J9K/FJCYCY0HU487J9K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/YCY0/HU487J9K/FJCYCY0HU487J9K.SMALL.jpg JayconSystems A Serial to USB converter is one of the most useful parts you can have in your box of electronics. It can be used for debugging, programming, and all sort of reverse engineering projects. In this tutorial we will show you how to assemble your FTDI Converter board. We will also show you how to conver...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:29:22 PDT
Defense Business Confidence Market Research Reports http://www.instructables.com/id/Defense-Business-Confidence-Market-Research-Report/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GVE9/HU1RZ1WX/F2XGVE9HU1RZ1WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GVE9/HU1RZ1WX/F2XGVE9HU1RZ1WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/GVE9/HU1RZ1WX/F2XGVE9HU1RZ1WX.SMALL.jpg matildefernandes An analysis of defense business along with industry sentiments globally on the latest economic and customer issues, and their impact on investment decisions reveal growth prospects within the defense industry. Change in supplier prices of various products, are likely to influence the growth prospect...
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:55:03 PDT
Alien Spaceship Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Alien-Spaceship-Lamp/
Alien Spaceship Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X63/HU1RRZ4K/FWL9X63HU1RRZ4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X63/HU1RRZ4K/FWL9X63HU1RRZ4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/9X63/HU1RRZ4K/FWL9X63HU1RRZ4K.SMALL.jpg rgreen2014 Cool design that works well.  Materials You will need:  21  3V LED lights (Color does not matter) The computer program Solidworks 3D printer and plastic for the 3D printer USB cable or IPhone cable (5.3 Volts) Two 10 Ohm resistors Soldering Iron Soldering Wire Extra Wire Wire Strippers Drill Hot ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:35:34 PDT
static generator http://www.instructables.com/id/static-generator/
static generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R68Q/HU54MB5J/F44R68QHU54MB5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R68Q/HU54MB5J/F44R68QHU54MB5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/R68Q/HU54MB5J/F44R68QHU54MB5J.SMALL.jpg redy906 I made a static generator and decided to make an instructables about it. I forgot to take pictures of it before it was finished though but its fairly simple so it doesn't really matter.SUPPLIESTo make this project you will needsome kind of case to put it all in,a 12v ion generator (you can get them ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:51:39 PDT
LG 37'' LCD TV board swap http://www.instructables.com/id/LG-37-LCD-TV-board-swap/
LG 37'' LCD TV board swap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/8O9B/HTVIG0KI/FSR8O9BHTVIG0KI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/8O9B/HTVIG0KI/FSR8O9BHTVIG0KI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/8O9B/HTVIG0KI/FSR8O9BHTVIG0KI.SMALL.jpg mantis22 Tools I used A skinny phillips screw driver,padded envelops,two magnets,multimeter Lay tv on flat surface,Remove back panel Lay pads down first then turn TV screen side down on them. Now remove all the screws approx. 20 of them,use magnets to fish out deep onesRemove the stand as well Check...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:31:31 PDT
Build Your Own Batteries! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Batteries-1/
Build Your Own Batteries! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BTK4/HU1RW2XQ/FAIBTK4HU1RW2XQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BTK4/HU1RW2XQ/FAIBTK4HU1RW2XQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/BTK4/HU1RW2XQ/FAIBTK4HU1RW2XQ.SMALL.jpg Constructed Have you ever wanted to make your own batteries? I will show you how to make one using ordinary household items.The batteries are very small, and to power bigger things, You may need to make more and connect them. Please Note I have almost no money. If you would like to see more great projects l...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:12:56 PDT
Repairing a Damaged Pad on a PCB http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-a-Damaged-Pad-on-a-PCB/
Repairing a Damaged Pad on a PCB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/DGHF/HU1RW2C0/F79DGHFHU1RW2C0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/DGHF/HU1RW2C0/F79DGHFHU1RW2C0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/DGHF/HU1RW2C0/F79DGHFHU1RW2C0.SMALL.jpg bwetman Pads are typically damaged when devices are removed from PCBs. I am going to show you a way to repair damaged SMT land/trace combinations. The traces you cut from the circuit frame library are joined to existing printed circuit board traces.This process is part of the IPC 7721 which are the recomm...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:08:46 PDT
Human Body Induction Alarm Based on Arduino with Arduino UNO, Infrared Sensor Module,Buzzer Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-Body-Induction-Alarm-Based-on-Arduino-with-A/
Human Body Induction Alarm Based on Arduino with Arduino UNO, Infrared Sensor Module,Buzzer Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/DQ0G/HU1RPXM2/FKUDQ0GHU1RPXM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/DQ0G/HU1RPXM2/FKUDQ0GHU1RPXM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/DQ0G/HU1RPXM2/FKUDQ0GHU1RPXM2.SMALL.jpg ICStation ICStation team of research and development department have made this project about the human body induction alarm .It uses DC5V voltage to work. When someone is appearing in the inducing area of infrared sensor and the whole system will use both sound and light to alarm. The inducing distance is 7m....
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:38:12 PDT
Old tv to New tv http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-tv-to-New-tv/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:34:10 PDT
Diy Bench Power Supply (3D Printed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Bench-Power-Supply-3D-Printed/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:27:34 PDT
Repairing Plated Throughholes and Vias on a PCB http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-Plated-Throughholes-and-Vias-on-a-PCB/
Repairing Plated Throughholes and Vias on a PCB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/C8CR/HU1JUURG/FJ1C8CRHU1JUURG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/C8CR/HU1JUURG/FJ1C8CRHU1JUURG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/C8CR/HU1JUURG/FJ1C8CRHU1JUURG.SMALL.jpg bwetman Through-holes or vias can be damaged in either handling of the boards or through the improper removal of a through-hole device. This tutorial will guide you through the repair process. The tools you will need include the following: Caliper  (or drill guage template) Flux Cleaning solvent   Microsco...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:09:42 PDT
Prototyping Circuit Boards with DrawingBoard Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototyping-Circuit-Boards-with-DrawingBoard-Pro/
Prototyping Circuit Boards with DrawingBoard Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/PATD/HU1RX9QE/FJCPATDHU1RX9QE.SMALL.jpg agaunt DrawingBoard Pro is a free windows 8.1 app for prototyping and archiving circuits on stripboard, perfboard, breadboard or PCBs. It is aimed primarily at hobbyists wanting to quickly sketch down and save their circuit ideas.The image above shows the main design screen of the app annotated with the ...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:32:32 PDT
Arduino/Raspberry Pi Arcade! http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoRaspberry-Pi-Arcade/
Arduino/Raspberry Pi Arcade! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/JSK1/HU18LHU0/FG9JSK1HU18LHU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/JSK1/HU18LHU0/FG9JSK1HU18LHU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/JSK1/HU18LHU0/FG9JSK1HU18LHU0.SMALL.jpg EvanNaugler The following guide is to teach you how to make a home arcade system out of a raspberry pi and an arduino! This is much more of a proof of concept than a finished project, so the end result isn't too pretty! Materials: Raspberry Pi SD Card (at least 4GB) Arduino Uno ( as done in the guide, but a Le...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:22:30 PDT
Repairing PCB Laminate http://www.instructables.com/id/Repairing-PCB-Laminate/
Repairing PCB Laminate - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/XU7Z/HU1JUTHE/FJIXU7ZHU1JUTHE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/XU7Z/HU1JUTHE/FJIXU7ZHU1JUTHE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/XU7Z/HU1JUTHE/FJIXU7ZHU1JUTHE.SMALL.jpg bwetman This how to will show you how to repair damaged laminate when you slipped and accidentally damaged the board during rework, an area of the board has been overheated or the board has been dropped. You can either find a service provider to perform this work or buy a complete kit and "do it yourself"...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:15:19 PDT
FM Radio Jammer Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Radio-Jammer-Circuit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/JMS0/HU0GN94D/FKKJMS0HU0GN94D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/JMS0/HU0GN94D/FKKJMS0HU0GN94D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/JMS0/HU0GN94D/FKKJMS0HU0GN94D.SMALL.jpg Electronics Hub This is the circuit diagram of simple FM radio jammer. We all very  well known that Jammer circuit produces the high frequency signal which will confuse the receiver of particular system from receiving the signal, even though circuit is working properly, user of the system feels that circuit is not ...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 04:32:34 PDT
IR Remote Control Switch Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Switch-Circuit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GGB8/HU0GT73R/FKEGGB8HU0GT73R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GGB8/HU0GT73R/FKEGGB8HU0GT73R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/GGB8/HU0GT73R/FKEGGB8HU0GT73R.SMALL.jpg Electronics Hub This is another useful circuit named IR Remote Control Switch. It is very useful in controlling any house hold appliance with the help of remote. In this project, there are two parts. They are 1. Transmitting Section 2. Receiving Section. Receiving section will be in a stable position which is con...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:05:29 PDT
what camera mount is the best http://www.instructables.com/id/what-camera-mount-is-the-best/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:47:16 PDT
120 volt AC AA battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/120-volt-AC-AA-battery-Charger/
120 volt AC AA battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SMALL.jpg kc8hps This charger is very unique in that it will charge all different types of AA ,C, D ,9 volt batteries depending on the battery holder that you select for the project. This project does not require the use of a step down transformer only one diode. This charger is even capable of charging alkaline ba...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:55:02 PDT
Dual-Tone Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Tone-Horn/
Dual-Tone Horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/QDMG/HU0GQ1WE/FC7QDMGHU0GQ1WE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/QDMG/HU0GQ1WE/FC7QDMGHU0GQ1WE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/QDMG/HU0GQ1WE/FC7QDMGHU0GQ1WE.SMALL.jpg sooraj619 This is a circuit used for making a horn with dual sounds which are produced simultaneously. the horn can be used for Bugler alarms and Vehicles.. this circuit consists of few components used are commonly available in any electronics shop and are cheap. Parts List R1,R3                ----   4.7K...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:25:45 PDT
Switches in Series http://www.instructables.com/id/Switches-in-Series/
Switches in Series - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/TWDF/HTZ42V1U/FSNTWDFHTZ42V1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/TWDF/HTZ42V1U/FSNTWDFHTZ42V1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/TWDF/HTZ42V1U/FSNTWDFHTZ42V1U.SMALL.jpg Cogtoys Making circuits with copper tape can be as illuminating as it is easy. Using a power source, switches, and a light, you can get the feel for a basic circuit. Tools and Materials Copper tape -- available as slug and snail tape at home supplies storesCoin cell battery -- CR 1220 with PCB terminal ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:11:21 PDT
Wearable Message Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Message-Board/
Wearable Message Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/CXBM/HTZ3EVSK/F7ZCXBMHTZ3EVSK.SMALL.jpg mroy15 I had several 8x8 LED matrices with a MAX7219 driver board lying around for a clock/message board project i'm working on.  I'm heading to RobotFest in MD this weekend with my kid and thought it'd be fun to make a wearable message board to clip on my backpack since I had the parts lying around.   ...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:00:20 PDT
USB Typewriter Kit for Remington Typewriters with Round Keys http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Typewriter-Kit-for-Remington-Typewriters-with-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/GLO9/HTZYAKJM/FM3GLO9HTZYAKJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/GLO9/HTZYAKJM/FM3GLO9HTZYAKJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/GLO9/HTZYAKJM/FM3GLO9HTZYAKJM.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin This video explains how to convert your Remington portable typewriter into a fully functional computer keyboard, or into a nifty dock for your iPad or tablet, using the USB Typewriter Conversion Kit.  This conversion will work on all portable Remington typewriters that have circle-shaped keys, excep...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:06:33 PDT
Door Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Door-Alarm/
Door Alarm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/UBWY/HTVICVN6/FDKUBWYHTVICVN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/UBWY/HTVICVN6/FDKUBWYHTVICVN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/UBWY/HTVICVN6/FDKUBWYHTVICVN6.SMALL.jpg courtney_cox1 These instructions will teach how to make a cheap door alarm using basic circuitry and easily accessible materials. The materials needed are: -   A piece of cardboard, about 6'' x 6'' -   9 V Battery -   Battery snap connector -   DC Mini Buzzer (Ideally a 9V but if not available resistors can be ...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:00:02 PDT
Wiring the MOSFET transistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-the-MOSFET-transistor-for-beginners/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:27:45 PDT
Wiring an adjustable voltage regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-an-adjustable-voltage-regulator/
Wiring an adjustable voltage regulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/DAOF/HTZ4111E/F0CDAOFHTZ4111E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/DAOF/HTZ4111E/F0CDAOFHTZ4111E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/DAOF/HTZ4111E/F0CDAOFHTZ4111E.SMALL.jpg blackfire4116 In this simple tutorial I'm going to show how to wire a voltage regulator with a potentiometer to adjust the output voltage. I'm using an LM317T which is readily available and versatile. This Instructable is mostly for the novice, I've tried to cover every detail but is probably overkill for anyon...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:16:43 PDT
Phone access through out the house using Gateway Modem http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-access-through-out-the-house-using-Gateway-M/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/PG3Y/HTZY41LH/FBXPG3YHTZY41LH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/PG3Y/HTZY41LH/FBXPG3YHTZY41LH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/PG3Y/HTZY41LH/FBXPG3YHTZY41LH.SMALL.jpg z0mb1edad I got tired of having my phone right next to my Cable Gateway/Modem. It made it very inconvenient especially after getting a printer/scanner/fax/copier that needed access to a phone line. I wanted to put my gateway in the attic since I had horrible wifi through out the entire house. I found an alwa...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:20:34 PDT
An All-in-one Component Toolbox and Workstation http://www.instructables.com/id/An-All-in-one-Component-Toolbox-and-Workstation/
An All-in-one Component Toolbox and Workstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/93MP/HTVMR2X1/FOP93MPHTVMR2X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/93MP/HTVMR2X1/FOP93MPHTVMR2X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/93MP/HTVMR2X1/FOP93MPHTVMR2X1.SMALL.jpg TannyPB Nowadays, many people have taken up the hobby of electronics. While being an interesting and incredibly productive hobby, keeping all components such as resistors, capacitors, ICs etc neatly in one place is a pain. Of course, one can make a proper toolbox for all this stuff and make some robot  sor...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 03:24:48 PDT
how to fix a broken ds lite http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-fix-a-broken-ds-lite/
how to fix a broken ds lite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/I2G8/HTVMQ90D/FYBI2G8HTVMQ90D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/I2G8/HTVMQ90D/FYBI2G8HTVMQ90D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/I2G8/HTVMQ90D/FYBI2G8HTVMQ90D.SMALL.jpg tjones74 I run a used video game shop with my uncle so we get in lots of broken systems. so today im going to show you how to fix multiple problems with a ds lite. system will not turn on this is mostly caused by a bad fuse i will show you how to replace the fuse. system will not read games this ...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:40:10 PDT
DIY Your BCL-1 Remote Control Clock USB Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Your-BCL-1-Remote-Control-Clock-USB-Power-Supp/
DIY Your BCL-1 Remote Control Clock USB Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/S80Y/HTUV8LG7/FTVS80YHTUV8LG7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/S80Y/HTUV8LG7/FTVS80YHTUV8LG7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/S80Y/HTUV8LG7/FTVS80YHTUV8LG7.SMALL.jpg ICStation Hello friends, the engineers of ICStation team have made the amazing remote control clock with the DIY kits.Now we will show you the making steps in details for your reference, especially the important welding procedure for your reference. Five functions of remote control clock: 1. On time alarm (7...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:02:37 PDT
Laser Cut NeoPixel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-NeoPixel-Stand/
Laser Cut NeoPixel Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/79GK/HTUFCGQ8/F3Q79GKHTUFCGQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/79GK/HTUFCGQ8/F3Q79GKHTUFCGQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Q/79GK/HTUFCGQ8/F3Q79GKHTUFCGQ8.SMALL.jpg unconnectedbison This instructable will show you how to build a laser cut stand and diffuser for a RGB NeoPixel LED.   The diffuser is suitable for mounting on top of a monitor or TV and provides a great way to communicate urgent messages from devices like Arduinos which have no built-in display.  I made it at Techs...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:05:31 PDT
How to connect your 4 button battery charger to your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-your-4-button-battery-charger-to-yo/
How to connect your 4 button battery charger to your computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SMALL.jpg The nerdling You may have a hobbykign eco six, or whatever and want to connect it to your computer to log everything this works on windows you will need:   a hobyking usb cable located here http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__9043__... spare servo cable with plug a charger a win...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:31:16 PDT
Anti TV Licence Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-TV-Licence-Lock/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V90F/HTTMZQ43/F72V90FHTTMZQ43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V90F/HTTMZQ43/F72V90FHTTMZQ43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/V90F/HTTMZQ43/F72V90FHTTMZQ43.SMALL.jpg andrew mcneil In the UK we have to buy a TV licence if you watch over the air broadcast programs. The problem is that the BBC will not believe you if you say you don’t watch their programs. As such they will harass you with letters threats of prosecution and visits to your home by their so called inspectors. In t...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 06:40:14 PDT
psp diy charger http://www.instructables.com/id/psp-diy-charger-1/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:27:57 PDT
More Electronics Building Tips ( in 21 plus more steps ) http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Electronics-Building-Tips-in-21-plus-more-ste/
More Electronics Building Tips ( in 21 plus more steps ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/OUGH/HRPNCYXA/FG9OUGHHRPNCYXA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/OUGH/HRPNCYXA/FG9OUGHHRPNCYXA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/OUGH/HRPNCYXA/FG9OUGHHRPNCYXA.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel Fairly recently I wrote a fairly a set of electronics tips ( Electronics Building Tips in 21 Plus Steps  http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-Building-Tips-in-21-Plus-Steps-/  ).  I worked on it for quite a while and  finally published it just to get it done.  But ideas kept coming so here ar...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 05:39:50 PDT
ROBOTIC ARM Arduino Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/ROBOTIC-ARM-Arduino-Controlled/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:47:53 PDT
Wake Up Light 10+ Watt LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Wake-Up-Light-10-Watt-LED/
Wake Up Light 10+ Watt LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7Z29/HTS5CJKX/F8H7Z29HTS5CJKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7Z29/HTS5CJKX/F8H7Z29HTS5CJKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7Z29/HTS5CJKX/F8H7Z29HTS5CJKX.SMALL.jpg The Freak This instructables is an extention of the Sunrise Alarm Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Sunrise-Alarm-Clock-1/ by http://www.instructables.com/member/DIY+Hacks+and+How+Tos/. Credits for the original idea and circuit go to that member. I merely adapted it to my needs and materials at hand. The ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 17:01:53 PDT
HIGHFIV3D: Desktop Reassurance Device http://www.instructables.com/id/HIGHFIV3D-Desktop-Reassurance-Device/
HIGHFIV3D: Desktop Reassurance Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/SH4V/HTQN76Y0/FH4SH4VHTQN76Y0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/SH4V/HTQN76Y0/FH4SH4VHTQN76Y0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/SH4V/HTQN76Y0/FH4SH4VHTQN76Y0.SMALL.jpg andrewt I had this idea of making an interactive fixture for giving high-fives. Sometimes you need a little dexterous pick-me-up, but actually getting someone to commit to a slap up top and follow through with a heartfelt "You're Awesome!" is pretty hard to come by. Think the double slap popularized by Go...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 16:56:03 PDT
Super Easy and Really Practical Memory Card Labels http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-and-Really-Practical-Memory-Card-Labels/
Super Easy and Really Practical Memory Card Labels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/YPMY/HTR6EOIN/FMGYPMYHTR6EOIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/YPMY/HTR6EOIN/FMGYPMYHTR6EOIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/YPMY/HTR6EOIN/FMGYPMYHTR6EOIN.SMALL.jpg FluffyMallow89 This is a tutorial on how to make memory card labels for your PlayStation 1 or PlayStation 2 game console. Trial and Error: Measure the Circumference of Where the Label is Supposed to Go So in other words.. Estimate the approximate Width and Length that needs to be cut from the index card, and ...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 13:40:17 PDT
Small DIY Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-DIY-Bench-Power-Supply/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/C7GV/HTN0V4UG/F2OC7GVHTN0V4UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/C7GV/HTN0V4UG/F2OC7GVHTN0V4UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/C7GV/HTN0V4UG/F2OC7GVHTN0V4UG.SMALL.jpg newtonn2 Here is a small video showing my latest project. It is a small bench power supply that can adjust with precision current or voltage. It is the first time I use an aluminium enclosure, so I decided to engrave the labels and symbols. I use 10 turn wirewound potentiometers to be able to adjust the volt...
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:01:10 PDT
2-in-1 Encoder With or Without Code http://www.instructables.com/id/2-in-1-Encoder-With-or-Without-Code/
2-in-1 Encoder With or Without Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/PPJ4/HTC62RJV/FQLPPJ4HTC62RJV.SMALL.jpg braulio777 This project in its first part consists of two components only: an Arduino Uno and a 4x4 Matrix Keypad. So that you can use an Arduino code with serial monitor for monitoring the keys pushed on your keypad and then you can see those symbols on your PC monitor. While without using code, you can use t...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 21:03:38 PDT
Streaming Twitch on your Gopro WIRELESSLY! http://www.instructables.com/id/Streaming-Twitch-on-your-Gopro-WIRELESSLY/
Streaming Twitch on your Gopro WIRELESSLY! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QOJ0/HTNO767T/FCVQOJ0HTNO767T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QOJ0/HTNO767T/FCVQOJ0HTNO767T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/QOJ0/HTNO767T/FCVQOJ0HTNO767T.SMALL.jpg Gomex19 YOU WILL NEED: A) Gopro Hero 3 / Gopro with Wifi B) a Laptop (The Better the Laptop, The Better the quality) with both WIFI and Ethernet connections. Ethernet for Internet connection and Wifi to see the GoPro C) VLC Player http://www.videolan.org/vlc/index.html D) Open Broadcaster Software https://o...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 12:00:54 PDT
PCB Hole Size Chart http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Hole-Size-Chart/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SNR1/HTNO6RTG/FTHSNR1HTNO6RTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SNR1/HTNO6RTG/FTHSNR1HTNO6RTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/SNR1/HTNO6RTG/FTHSNR1HTNO6RTG.SMALL.jpg vreinkymov If you're into electronics, you might give PCB layout software a chance. This is what I'm doing because I'm finding that larger projects just take too long to solder by hand with perf-board and wire. This chart is generic so it will work with whichever layout software you chose since the end-file is...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 01:05:38 PDT
Transistor Radio Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Transistor-Radio-Upgrade/
Transistor Radio Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/PE7X/HTN0V0UL/FC9PE7XHTN0V0UL.SMALL.jpg BikeHacker Do you have an extra transistor radio collecting dust in your closet? This will give a new life your old radio! Get your supplies. 1. transistor radio 2. larger speakers (optional) 3. scrap wood 4. glue 5. drinking straws Remove the guts from the transistor radio. Build a wood box. ...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 16:46:27 PDT
LED Audio Reactive System http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Audio-System/
LED Audio Reactive System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/5K7D/HTMNN8XV/FCJ5K7DHTMNN8XV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/5K7D/HTMNN8XV/FCJ5K7DHTMNN8XV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/5K7D/HTMNN8XV/FCJ5K7DHTMNN8XV.SMALL.jpg abu7li hi guys, here is my 2nd entry, and hope you like it as i really do :) well I bought a new car and found that i have to do something with darkness, so here you go enjoy....... you can watch the movie in bellow link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhQgVOTdIdo&list=UUi0So8t1g7GcczZO2EtOjsQ for...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:54:36 PDT
Using Breakout Board for ADMP401 MEMS Microphone on pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Breakout-Board-for-ADMP401-MEMS-Microphone-o/
Using Breakout Board for ADMP401 MEMS Microphone on pcDuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EH1Q/HTNO6ITX/FEAEH1QHTNO6ITX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EH1Q/HTNO6ITX/FEAEH1QHTNO6ITX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/EH1Q/HTNO6ITX/FEAEH1QHTNO6ITX.SMALL.jpg Linksprite Module introduction: Breakout Board for ADMP401 MEMS Microphone is a supersensitive omnidirectional microphones.Its PCB is very small, signal output is simple, with only 3 signal output, one VCC (positive power), one GND(negative power), one output(signal output), when the voice is changing arou...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:46:23 PDT
How to look like a hacker (not actual hacking) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-look-like-a-hacker-not-actual-hacking/
How to look like a hacker (not actual hacking) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/FU28/HTNO6QH5/FVGFU28HTNO6QH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/FU28/HTNO6QH5/FVGFU28HTNO6QH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/FU28/HTNO6QH5/FVGFU28HTNO6QH5.SMALL.jpg Moonicornian Rules - you can only change the ___ parts otherwise it wont work Commands: @echo off - looks better echo ____ - how to communicate through your batch file pause - stops movement and asks user to press any key to continue cls - clears the screen tree - looks hackerish ping -n 2 127.0.0.1nul - delay ...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 14:44:33 PDT