Instructables: exploring - technology - electronics http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:12 PDT BLOX v1.01 INTELLIGENT BABY ROCKER http://www.instructables.com/id/INTELLIGENT-BABY-ROCKER/
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Mon, 2 May 2016 08:50:21 PDT
Cheapest Chromecast w/ DVI-D Monitor Setup (Google Cast's "Cast Screen / Audio" Support Only) - $2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-Chromecast-W-DVI-D-Monitor-Setup-Google-C/
Cheapest Chromecast w/ DVI-D Monitor Setup (Google Cast's "Cast Screen / Audio" Support Only) - $2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/4WMZ/INOW2H3N/FY04WMZINOW2H3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/4WMZ/INOW2H3N/FY04WMZINOW2H3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/4WMZ/INOW2H3N/FY04WMZINOW2H3N.SMALL.jpg Fizzelo How to set up your Chromecast to your DVI-D monitor Buy HDMI Female to DVI-D Male Video Adapter Importer520 Gold Plated HDMI Female to DVI-D Male Video Adapter https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0035B4LJM/ref=cm_sw_r_other_awd_YSMjxbT0EFV83 Plug adapter into monitor Plug Chromecast into adapter ...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 18:04:36 PDT
The Magnetic Dancing Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Magnetic-Dancing-Robots/
The Magnetic Dancing Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LBLR/INM7QJ7C/FUZLBLRINM7QJ7C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LBLR/INM7QJ7C/FUZLBLRINM7QJ7C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/LBLR/INM7QJ7C/FUZLBLRINM7QJ7C.SMALL.jpg CLandLKX Introduction-How does it work?The essential setup will be a thick hardcover book. Under the cover, there will be two (or it can be more) spinning around. On the cover, you can set up two metal-built robots, and they will be moving because of the moving magnets. (Original idea comes from: http://www....
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Sun, 1 May 2016 06:12:02 PDT
Arduino Uno - Flame Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Uno-Flame-Sensor/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:43:43 PDT
Wireless Solar Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Solar-Charger/
Wireless Solar Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/T0Y5/INM7M8KV/FBFT0Y5INM7M8KV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/T0Y5/INM7M8KV/FBFT0Y5INM7M8KV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/T0Y5/INM7M8KV/FBFT0Y5INM7M8KV.SMALL.jpg projectupton Every student knows the struggle of finding an outlet to charge their phone. This daily struggle of ours motivated us to find a creative solution. We wanted to create a charging device that did not require an outlet in any circumstance and also had a futuristic touch to it. This led to the creation ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:38:46 PDT
5 $ Solar power bank from recycled laptop battery http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Solar-Power-Bank-From-Recycled-Laptop-Battery/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:52:58 PDT
$1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/1-AUTOMATIC-WATER-LEVEL-CONTROLLER/
$1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/AK46/INNGL87W/FKBAK46INNGL87W.SMALL.jpg vina1991 Hello friendsToday I am back with another project called $1 AUTOMATIC WATER LEVEL CONTROLLER.It’s an automatic switching circuit that used to control an AC water pump. Operation of this circuit is simple.wen the water level goes below the limit the lower level sensor will detect it and activate the ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:38:59 PDT
Automatic electronic plant waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Electronic-Plant-Waterer/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:00:06 PDT
Chic Guitar Pedal Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Chic-Guitar-Pedal-Light-Switch/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:49:12 PDT
Emergency as well as portable high bright light http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-As-Well-As-Portable-High-Bright-Light/
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:03:38 PDT
how to learn electronics ? beginner guide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Learn-Electronics-Beginner-Guide/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:10:35 PDT
Battery Bank Recycled From Laptop Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Bank-Recycled-From-Laptop-Battery/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:19:07 PDT
$5 Quadcopter Anti-Vibration, Torsion, Stabilizeation Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Stabilizer/
$5 Quadcopter Anti-Vibration, Torsion, Stabilizeation Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This inexpensive torsion mount removes jitters and Jello Effect (Vibrational Aberration) from your quadcopter (I used a Syma X8) video. This setup is suited for a GoPro, but the quarter inch mounting system is compatible with all tripod mounts, including point and shoot cameras. The mount is adjusta...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:55:23 PDT
Soccer Robot Out of Junk http://www.instructables.com/id/Soccer-Robot-Out-of-Junk/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:24:04 PDT
Light/Dark Detector Using an Op-amp http://www.instructables.com/id/LightDark-Detector-Using-an-Op-amp/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:12:34 PDT
HackerBoxes 0006: Internet of Things (IoT) Projects Featuring the Particle Photon http://www.instructables.com/id/HackerBoxes-0006-Internet-of-Things-IoT-Projects-F/
HackerBoxes 0006: Internet of Things (IoT) Projects Featuring the Particle Photon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/6FDE/INKX1Z1Y/FYH6FDEINKX1Z1Y.SMALL.jpg HackerBoxes Hacking the Internet of Things! This month, subscribers to HackerBoxes are working with the Particle Photon IoT Board to control devices over the Internet, collect sensor data over the Internet, store data into the cloud, and so much more.This Instructable contains information for working with ...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:56:41 PDT
How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reflow-Solder-an-LED-Emitter-on-a-PCB-or-MC/
How to reflow solder an LED emitter on a PCB or MCPCB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/2A6T/INKG5AGB/FWB2A6TINKG5AGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/2A6T/INKG5AGB/FWB2A6TINKG5AGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/2A6T/INKG5AGB/FWB2A6TINKG5AGB.SMALL.jpg MatthewS225 3 easy ways to refleow solder a Cree LED emitter onto an MCPCB or PCB. No reflow oven or special tools required. This tutorial will show you in a few simple steps how to reflow solder popular LED emitters like Cree XML, Cree XM-L2, Cree XHP-50, Cree XHP-70 Cree XP-G2, Cree XP-G3, and more, so that...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:59:02 PDT
Breadino: Breadboard + Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadino-Breadboard-Arduino/
Breadino: Breadboard + Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/6XVW/INJ6CJV7/FWZ6XVWINJ6CJV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/6XVW/INJ6CJV7/FWZ6XVWINJ6CJV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/6XVW/INJ6CJV7/FWZ6XVWINJ6CJV7.SMALL.jpg scottkildall This Instructable is designed for educators and tinkerers and details how to create a prototyping base, which contains both an Arduino Uno and a breadboard. You can use this for yourself or make a set for a classroom environment.I use these for the curriculum at the Pier 9 Creative Workshops to teac...
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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:35:34 PDT
INCREASE RANGE OF SIMPLE LOW POWER FM TRANSMITTER BY YAGI ANTENNA http://www.instructables.com/id/INCREASE-RANGE-OF-SIMPLE-LOW-POWER-FM-TRANSMITTER-/
INCREASE RANGE OF SIMPLE LOW POWER FM TRANSMITTER BY YAGI ANTENNA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/KUIM/INJ46A5L/F2UKUIMINJ46A5L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/KUIM/INJ46A5L/F2UKUIMINJ46A5L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/KUIM/INJ46A5L/F2UKUIMINJ46A5L.SMALL.gif ucpatnaik IntroductionFor good efficacy and directivity for reception on radio spectrum, we need a good Yagi-Uda antenna. This antenna was invented in the early 20th century by two Japanese engineers named Uda and Yagi. The Yagi antenna is a narrow-band antenna designed to work only on FM channel. It has the ...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:04:19 PDT
DIY cellphone tripod mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cellphone-Tripod-Mount/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:54:18 PDT
Measuring Light Using Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-Light-Using-Light-Sensor/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:18:21 PDT
security alarm using ic555 and ldr http://www.instructables.com/id/Security-Alarm-Using-Ic555-and-Ldr/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 02:23:44 PDT
Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 01:05:26 PDT
LED Matrix Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Matrix-Thermometer/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:25:49 PDT
Chromecast On/Off Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Chromecast-OnOff-Switch/
Chromecast On/Off Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/G4JT/INER6KJD/FMCG4JTINER6KJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/G4JT/INER6KJD/FMCG4JTINER6KJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/G4JT/INER6KJD/FMCG4JTINER6KJD.SMALL.jpg MatthewM232 As any of you Chromecast owners will know, when you use the TV as the power supply for your Chromecast, your Chromecast will be on as long as the TV is on. Typically this isn't an issue, but we use an aerial to get our live TV and having the Chromecast on interrupts the signal. This switch was a pr...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:23:24 PDT
Battery Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Heater/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:06:13 PDT
ELECTRONICS - Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/ELECTRONICS-Joule-Thief-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/AP6G/INHOR0WQ/FUVAP6GINHOR0WQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/AP6G/INHOR0WQ/FUVAP6GINHOR0WQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUV/AP6G/INHOR0WQ/FUVAP6GINHOR0WQ.SMALL.jpg jlcdi Joule Thiefs related null Joule Thief in a floss case Making A Simple Joule Thief (made easy) The "Reverse Joule Thief" Battery Charger Small Joule Thief Infinity LED Light-Solar Lamp solar joule thief Stealing a joule thief from a cheap solar garden light Double J...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 14:23:54 PDT
DIY Capacitance Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Capacitance-Meter/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 12:19:06 PDT
desktop power supply from recycled computer power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Power-Supply-From-Recycled-Computer-Power-/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:50:07 PDT
Arduino UNO based HUB75 LED DISPLAY DRIVER http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-UNO-Based-HUB75-LED-DISPLAY-DRIVER/
Arduino UNO based HUB75 LED DISPLAY DRIVER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/KY4Y/IN365VLH/FVVKY4YIN365VLH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/KY4Y/IN365VLH/FVVKY4YIN365VLH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/KY4Y/IN365VLH/FVVKY4YIN365VLH.SMALL.jpg AlexanderS52 This is custom 5x5cm Arduino UNO board that allows simple connection to HUB75 interface LED displays.If you are not familiar with such displays you can buy one from Adafruit 16X32 RGB LED MATRIX PANEL, or from Aliexpress HUB75 interface LED displays usually comes with flat cable for data and power c...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:06:33 PDT
Guitar Pedal Building, From Zero to Rock http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pedal-Building-From-Zero-to-Rock/
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 02:20:14 PDT
Iambic Keyer using Microcontroller http://www.instructables.com/id/Iambic-Keyer-Using-Microcontroller/
Iambic Keyer using Microcontroller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/BURF/ING9BJP2/FVUBURFING9BJP2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/BURF/ING9BJP2/FVUBURFING9BJP2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/BURF/ING9BJP2/FVUBURFING9BJP2.SMALL.jpg fred.lam.5201 IntroductionThis is my first Instructable. I would like to show what is involved in building an electronic keyer for an iambic twin paddle key, such as the Bencher.I make two assumptions here. Those of you who are following this article already have a decent knowledge about amateur radio and CW (a.k...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:43:37 PDT
Butch - Remote Soil Monitor Watchdog http://www.instructables.com/id/Butch-Remote-Soil-Monitor-Watchdog/
Butch - Remote Soil Monitor Watchdog - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/N640/IN363TFP/FGAN640IN363TFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/N640/IN363TFP/FGAN640IN363TFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/N640/IN363TFP/FGAN640IN363TFP.SMALL.jpg rassred Butch was designed to monitor the moisture in soil from a distance. I created this so I can check the moisture level on nearby plants without going outside.This model version does not continually monitor the soil, but only reads when I remotely send a signal to the IR receiver to monitor the soil. ...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:02:23 PDT
PCB Box http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Box/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:44:14 PDT
Small Emergency Power System http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Emergency-Power-System/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:27:29 PDT
TruckFoodies - A Food truck project using Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/TruckFoodies-a-Food-Truck-Project-Using-Intel-Edis/
TruckFoodies - A Food truck project using Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXM/MMW1/INPCSCS8/FXMMMW1INPCSCS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXM/MMW1/INPCSCS8/FXMMMW1INPCSCS8.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXM/MMW1/INPCSCS8/FXMMMW1INPCSCS8.SMALL.jpg Ajann How many times you have waited in a line/queue in front of a food truck counter? You never knew where your favorite food truck is parked at what time. The food truck owner also wastes a lot of time waiting for customers. He/she waits for customers at every stop points. This project is to avoid this...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 21:36:46 PDT
Ultrasonic Obstacle-avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Obstacle-avoiding-Robot/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 16:29:42 PDT
Simple E-textile Connector http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-E-textile-Connector/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 13:07:32 PDT
Smart Park http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Park/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:59:10 PDT
Cloud Control | an Air Quality System Using the Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-Control-an-Air-Quality-System-Using-the-Inte/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:50:30 PDT
peizo electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/Peizo-Electricity/
peizo electricity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/X9LP/INER5GL6/FHAX9LPINER5GL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/X9LP/INER5GL6/FHAX9LPINER5GL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/X9LP/INER5GL6/FHAX9LPINER5GL6.SMALL.jpg ARAVINDCHOWDARY Piezoelectric Effect is the ability of certain materials to generate an electric charge in response to applied mechanical stress. The word Piezoelectric is derived from the Greek piezein, which means to squeeze or press, and piezo, which is Greek for “push”. Piezo electricity for info download ...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 06:07:54 PDT
Hack digital radio, replace the volume control http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Digital-Radio-Replace-the-Volume-Control/
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 04:47:34 PDT
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-View-Extension-Adaptor-for-Camera/
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to make an extension for any tripod. I made this when I was trying to get a better top view for my video camera for a youtube series I am making where I needed to move the tripod out of my way while keeping a first person point of view.I also added a second v...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 17:55:47 PDT
Tda7560 4X50w http://www.instructables.com/id/Tda7560-4X50w/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 13:59:45 PDT
Reuse Old Phone Batteries As a Powerbank (earth Day Part 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-Old-Phone-Batteries-As-a-Powerbank-earth-Day/
Reuse Old Phone Batteries As a Powerbank (earth Day Part 1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/MY81/INBZ2520/FJLMY81INBZ2520.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/MY81/INBZ2520/FJLMY81INBZ2520.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/MY81/INBZ2520/FJLMY81INBZ2520.SMALL.jpg led_freak I guess you probably also belong to the majority of the worlds population that owns a smartphone and you probably had more than one during the past few years of smartphone evolution.With them, come used lithium ion batteries that you can not just keep on using inside your new phone.So you are stuck ...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 10:23:04 PDT
Super Power JOULE THIEF http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Power-JOULE-THIEF/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 02:04:22 PDT
How to make a Tiny Bug Robot at home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Tiny-Bug-Robot-at-Home/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:11:25 PDT
Tiny FM Spy Bug http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-FM-Spy-Bug/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 16:37:57 PDT
Listen to Phone Radio Without Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Listen-to-Phone-Radio-Without-Headphones/
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:38:11 PDT
Laser gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Gun-2/
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 20:57:05 PDT