Instructables: exploring - technology - gadgets - diy http://www.instructables.com Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:28:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Build a Mirror TV! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Effortless-Mirror-TV/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 21:34:03 PDT
Micro Grinder/mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Grindermixer/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:51:36 PDT
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-DIY-phone-iPhone-tablet-iPad-or-ebook-stand/
FREE DIY phone, iPhone, tablet, iPad or ebook stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/IZXE/HX5H63VI/FCXIZXEHX5H63VI.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This is a simple andquick way of making a DIY smartphone (iPhone) or tablet (iPad) stand for free. You only need:-Soda plastic bottle (empty)-Scissors Cut off the bottle top, and you are there! Cut off the top of the bottle and keep the bottom part. Then, cut parallel lines on both sides of the b...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 02:54:17 PDT
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugrus-Rainbow-Gatling-Water-Pistol/
7 things we learnt building the sugru Rainbow Gatling Water Pistol - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/9H80/HX1ISIBK/FMY9H80HX1ISIBK.SMALL.jpg projectsugru We love testing the limits of what sugru can do. Our engineering and material teams are always cooking up new ways to flex, stick and stretch sugru, to test just how much it can take. They doggedly pursue excellence, care deeply about every last detail.Then it gets hot outside and they start dreamin...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:45:41 PDT
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Pocket-sized-Spud-Gunpotato-GunBB-gun/
Micro Pocket-sized Spud Gun/potato Gun/BB gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/7QGD/HWX4G2MJ/FVK7QGDHWX4G2MJ.SMALL.jpg Sjtech HI friends i am from india .I am a maker and started making things from an age of 6.today i am interested in big potato guns so decided to make a pocket size of it which can be portable and taken with us anywhere.plzz be carefull because it is powerfull and dangerous ,do not aim at animals or human,...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 03:54:50 PDT
Arcade machine themed phone stand/holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-machine-themed-phone-standholder/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 21:24:06 PDT
Electricity Generating Footwear - Generate Electricity By Walking (Concept) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Generating-Footwear/
Electricity Generating Footwear - Generate Electricity By Walking (Concept) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Did you know that you can produce electricity by just walking? Here's a little science experiment that will show you a little secret on making insoles that can charge USB devices! The challenge is to make a slip-on insole that can produce enough electricity to charge batteries/ USB devices. Google...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 22:05:52 PDT
Make A Cheap Lithium Battery Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Cheap-Lithium-Battery-Pack/
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By: ASCAS

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:55:27 PDT
Snow Monitoring Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Monitoring-Scale/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 16:08:11 PST
DIY PowerCube! : Ultimate Charging Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PowerCube-Ultimate-Charging-Solution/
DIY PowerCube! : Ultimate Charging Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi Everyone, Today we will make a Usb Charger that will work on a 9v Battery and can Serve any Gadget that could be charged over Usb. It can Serve Apple Products Also.It is a Easy Project which can be made by Everyone.Just a Warning Before i Start : There is a risk of Getting the Wires wrong by yo...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 05:07:10 PST
DIY Portable 5Vdc USB Solar Power (.. in-progress ..) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-5Vdc-USB-Solar-Power-in-progress-/
DIY Portable 5Vdc USB Solar Power (.. in-progress ..) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CILZ/HRGNRWSC/FB2CILZHRGNRWSC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CILZ/HRGNRWSC/FB2CILZHRGNRWSC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/CILZ/HRGNRWSC/FB2CILZHRGNRWSC.SMALL.jpg tplim UPDATE MAR 6 : HI THERE THIS INSTRUCTABLE WILL BE PENDING TILL I RECEIVE MY NEXT MODULE FROM OTHER EBAY SELLER. THANK YOU FOR VIEWING AND LIKE. DESCRIPTION Uses solar power and [Update on Feb 12: An add-on dc-dc step-up or converter is needs to make this gadget works under shade. Please refer to c...
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 09:40:08 PST
support to place smartphone in the car (three versions) http://www.instructables.com/id/support-to-place-smartphone-in-the-car/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/RQDS/HQKY9S26/FBZRQDSHQKY9S26.SMALL.jpg eduino77 ++++more pictures of this project in my last entry integrated smartphone car control panel I used a DVD box (transparent film also of the box) and clamp a car freshener to put in soffit vent materials dvd box scissors tape Car freshener spent optional dremel cardboard Decorative vinyl carbon fiber...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:37:51 PST
DIY Go Pro Wrist Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Go-Pro-Wrist-Strap/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 02:31:25 PST
DIY "Anything" Staples Easy Button (voice recording) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Staples-Easy-Button-Say-Whatever-You-Want-f/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:05:46 PST
Shine Off http://www.instructables.com/id/Shine-Off/
Shine Off - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/X8BX/HNSDZLPT/FF2X8BXHNSDZLPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/X8BX/HNSDZLPT/FF2X8BXHNSDZLPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/X8BX/HNSDZLPT/FF2X8BXHNSDZLPT.SMALL.jpg ray74 This is a project to modify a flashlight so that it cannot be shined in your face. My children and I really enjoy playing flashlight tag but I hate getting blinded by a flashlight while we play. So one day I had an idea to modify a flashlight so it would automatically turn off if angled upward at m...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:08:54 PST
Water Powered Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Powered-Flashlight/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:04:24 PDT
Homemade Electrical Heater/Diy Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Electrical-HeaterDiy-Heater/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/O0GS/HMFQJCF3/F5YO0GSHMFQJCF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/O0GS/HMFQJCF3/F5YO0GSHMFQJCF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/O0GS/HMFQJCF3/F5YO0GSHMFQJCF3.SMALL.jpg GhoustDoggy Anyone who knows a little bit about electronics will know  how does  the electrical heat work.Here is an article about Electrical Heaters . Materials you can buy for about 5$.You will need: -Old hair dryer -Housing I used an old PC power suply -Some wires -Safety fuse Tools: -Wire cuters -Pliers  -K...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 03:48:26 PDT
Build a Cheap Sterling Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/What-is-a-Sterling-Engine/
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 11:45:51 PDT
How to make an Altoids tin charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Altoids-tin-charger/
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 03:30:20 PDT
High Power LED Rechargeable Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Power-LED-Rechargeable-Torch/
High Power LED Rechargeable Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/QDVY/HJGE1IGL/F20QDVYHJGE1IGL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/QDVY/HJGE1IGL/F20QDVYHJGE1IGL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/QDVY/HJGE1IGL/F20QDVYHJGE1IGL.SMALL.jpg HamidStranger007 Hello friends.This Instruct-able is very useful for adventurers.I like LEDs. And I like torches. I have always been looking for a torch that can light up to 3 to 4 hours, and finally i made it. Do not underestimate the effort of desoldering and soldering, though. It took me about a day altogether t...
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 01:22:00 PDT
Homemade simple and cheap projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-simple-and-cheap-projector/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ATIB/HJGE1IEN/FDLATIBHJGE1IEN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ATIB/HJGE1IEN/FDLATIBHJGE1IEN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/ATIB/HJGE1IEN/FDLATIBHJGE1IEN.SMALL.jpg kankintojas Simple and cheap projector made out of paper and magnification glass.
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:25:29 PDT
How to make smallest LED Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/World-Smalled-LED-Torch/
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 10:13:58 PDT
How to Make small rechargeable LED torch from cell phone battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-small-rechargeable-LED-torch-from-cell/
How to Make small rechargeable LED torch from cell phone battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYNU/HIF0C3GQ/FFJXYNUHIF0C3GQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYNU/HIF0C3GQ/FFJXYNUHIF0C3GQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/XYNU/HIF0C3GQ/FFJXYNUHIF0C3GQ.SMALL.jpg HamidStranger007 hey guys this one is my new DIY project...that i have completed yesterday.I have also uploaded it on my Facebook account.[facebook.com/hamidstranger]...i have made much more things....i will upload them soon.. I got so many ideas in my mind....u can see ma first upload. Things U will need......
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:31:29 PDT
Pringles Speaker with Build-in MP4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pringles-Speaker-with-Build-in-MP4/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/ASI9/HI3TYFNV/FA9ASI9HI3TYFNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/ASI9/HI3TYFNV/FA9ASI9HI3TYFNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/ASI9/HI3TYFNV/FA9ASI9HI3TYFNV.SMALL.jpg lukeD I've been working on a project lately with a Pringles speaker. I took a Pringles can, a Pringles speaker and an old mp4 player. I modified the speaker so there are no wires on the outside. Also I modified the can and i added a handle and a shoulder band so you can easely keep it with you at alltimes...
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 11:35:20 PDT
Small Bristlebot-Never Need Batteries! http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Bristlebot-Never-Need-Batteries/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/A0IH/HHOFX972/FW6A0IHHHOFX972.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/A0IH/HHOFX972/FW6A0IHHHOFX972.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/A0IH/HHOFX972/FW6A0IHHHOFX972.SMALL.jpg macobt This bristlebot will run without batteries,it works with super capacitor that you charge with your power supply for about 1 minute and the bot will run 2-3minutes. Make sure you subscribe for more awesome videos from the macobt projects! Subscribe to my YOUTUBE channel:http://www.youtube.com/subsc...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:27:03 PDT
hat side camera holder http://www.instructables.com/id/hat-side-camera-holder/
hat side camera holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/G47Y/HGU2DUN5/F9DG47YHGU2DUN5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/G47Y/HGU2DUN5/F9DG47YHGU2DUN5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/G47Y/HGU2DUN5/F9DG47YHGU2DUN5.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi I've bought this veeery cheap camera made in china, and obviously it lacks an angular holder for my hat...  Luckily I'm a real genius, and after a long research and a lot of examinations, diagrams, computer simulations and testing I've came to the design of this high technological piece of engineeri...
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Thu, 23 May 2013 14:36:22 PDT
How to extend your photobank life http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-extend-your-photobank-life/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 09:15:23 PDT
DIY Doorbell to House Phones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Doorbell-to-House-Phones/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/8WOI/HDHM3HI9/FKB8WOIHDHM3HI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/8WOI/HDHM3HI9/FKB8WOIHDHM3HI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/8WOI/HDHM3HI9/FKB8WOIHDHM3HI9.SMALL.jpg sugarsmax TL;DR Use the "find handset" feature of common wireless house phones for a DIY doorbell. This one is about as easy as it gets, and the result could not be better. Having moved into a home with no doorbell, we wanted to ensure we could hear the ring from the basement and back yard. I did some resea...
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Mon, 25 Feb 2013 10:10:34 PST
Atmega168 TV-B-Gone http://www.instructables.com/id/Atmega169-TV-B-Gone/
Atmega168 TV-B-Gone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/UIL6/HCB8U6TK/F03UIL6HCB8U6TK.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Yes, I know what you are thinking: "oh no, please not another TVBGone..." Anyway, this instructable is for the newbies as me which are still experimenting with Arduino, and prefer to program an Atmega168 in Arduino than an AtTyny85 with other methods. This circuit is based on Mitch Altman's TVBGone ...
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Fri, 1 Feb 2013 06:59:03 PST
Make your own Nexus 7 charging dock for $15 http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Nexus-7-charging-dock-for-15/
Make your own Nexus 7 charging dock for $15 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Z7LT/HAQ37YNZ/FNUZ7LTHAQ37YNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Z7LT/HAQ37YNZ/FNUZ7LTHAQ37YNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Z7LT/HAQ37YNZ/FNUZ7LTHAQ37YNZ.SMALL.jpg grammers Do you have a super sweet new Nexus 7, but don't want to leave it laying around?  This laser-cut dock will help protect your tablet and keep your workstation looking cool.  The dock is designed to use the standard charging cable that was shipped with your tablet- so you're already half way there! I...
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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 00:49:19 PST
DIY: How to make a coilgun from disposable camera with flash http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-How-to-make-a-coilgun-from-disposable-camera-/
DIY: How to make a coilgun from disposable camera with flash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YZ7H/HABC51YJ/FW5YZ7HHABC51YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YZ7H/HABC51YJ/FW5YZ7HHABC51YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YZ7H/HABC51YJ/FW5YZ7HHABC51YJ.SMALL.jpg deliciouscupcake Introduction This tutorial will show you how to make your own coilgun from disposable camera’s with flash. It looks difficult but it’s easier than you think. I have built this thing for my physics school project and I’m still kind of busy doing research on how to get higher speeds of the projectile...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:51:15 PST
DIY Smartphone cover http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-cover/
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Thu, 29 Nov 2012 11:51:45 PST
LED Keyboard Base Project Short Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Keyboard-Base-Project-Short-Introduction/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/C2QJ/H9G19JMM/FNDC2QJH9G19JMM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/C2QJ/H9G19JMM/FNDC2QJH9G19JMM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/C2QJ/H9G19JMM/FNDC2QJH9G19JMM.SMALL.jpg Samimy LED - USB Keyboard Base For Fast Typing & Easy Controlling 3 Changes later on after working with the base, here is the video of it: change-1. adding a switch. change-2. leveling the front view of the base and cutting extra 1cm height of the plastic board. change3. adding a 90 degrees plastic hinge...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2012 20:44:31 PST
universal tripod mount for smartphones http://www.instructables.com/id/universal-tripod-mount-for-smartphones/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/SOWC/H8I43RT2/F4SSOWCH8I43RT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/SOWC/H8I43RT2/F4SSOWCH8I43RT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4S/SOWC/H8I43RT2/F4SSOWCH8I43RT2.SMALL.jpg eduino77 need a screw nut, a suction cup, epoxy putty or Sugru if you are on this page you will know how to mount
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 06:17:48 PDT
Replace battery in Nike+ sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-battery-in-Nike-sensor/
Replace battery in Nike+ sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JX4Z/H7996QZ6/FAXJX4ZH7996QZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JX4Z/H7996QZ6/FAXJX4ZH7996QZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/JX4Z/H7996QZ6/FAXJX4ZH7996QZ6.SMALL.jpg pcapelo Good news everyone :) I bought a Nike sensor a long time ago, with the promise that I would start running/walking more often and be able to track my progress. Turns out I didn't use it and when I finally decide to give it a try the sensor was dead already. :( Not willing to buy a new one ($20.00) ...
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Wed, 19 Sep 2012 11:40:45 PDT
FM Radio Velleman Mini Kit 118RS Modified http://www.instructables.com/id/FM-Radio-Velleman-Mini-Kit-118RS-Modified/
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 00:57:13 PDT
Music Box Circuit from 555-timer-circuits.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Box-Circuit-from-555-timer-circuitscom/
Music Box Circuit from 555-timer-circuits.com - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/FKL3/H6MF44ES/F8KFKL3H6MF44ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/FKL3/H6MF44ES/F8KFKL3H6MF44ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/FKL3/H6MF44ES/F8KFKL3H6MF44ES.SMALL.jpg powerman666 This is how I built the Musc Box Circuit from 555-timer-circuits.com/music-box.html Prototype and test First thing to do is plug in all the parts into a bread board and test it. Just follow the schematic to hook it up. Plan the controls placement Figure out where you are going to place the ...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 22:34:41 PDT
Squirrel cage INDUCTION MOTOR DIY hack Alternator http://www.instructables.com/id/Squirrel-cage-INDUCTION-MOTOR-DIY-hack-Alternator/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1UXL/H5EDV6O1/FCL1UXLH5EDV6O1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1UXL/H5EDV6O1/FCL1UXLH5EDV6O1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCL/1UXL/H5EDV6O1/FCL1UXLH5EDV6O1.SMALL.jpg GREENPOWERSCIENCE This is a long video but shows the complete basic steps for creating an alternator from a standard AC electric motor. There is also some basic safety suggestions and experiences. This Alternator averages 10-21 watts at 400 rpm and 30-40 watts at 800 rpm This also introduces you you a bridge rectifie...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 08:46:47 PDT
How to adapt a NES clone controller to bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-adapt-a-NES-clone-controller-to-bluetooth/
How to adapt a NES clone controller to bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/6K0C/H4VQ61YB/FIS6K0CH4VQ61YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/6K0C/H4VQ61YB/FIS6K0CH4VQ61YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/6K0C/H4VQ61YB/FIS6K0CH4VQ61YB.SMALL.jpg joao.torres I bought a Wireless Bluetooth RS232 TTL Transceiver Module from DX (SKU: 80711) and wonder what i can do with it. So, I'm realy nostalgic and decided to build a NES clone crontoller to bluetooth adapter, because, by this way I could play again that amazing games that we all remenber. A important t...
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 19:46:08 PDT
DIY ipod Tripod Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ipod-Tripod-Mount/
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Wed, 18 Jul 2012 18:07:32 PDT
Warbler Punk Console http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Variable-Loud-Buzzer-Based-on-the-555-M/
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 00:13:24 PDT
DIY Capacitive Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Capacitive-Stylus/
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Thu, 17 May 2012 06:04:51 PDT
Heavy Duty Solar USB Charger (In a tin!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Solar-USB-Charger-In-a-tin/
Heavy Duty Solar USB Charger (In a tin!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/5VEE/H0OJ08Y9/FCB5VEEH0OJ08Y9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/5VEE/H0OJ08Y9/FCB5VEEH0OJ08Y9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/5VEE/H0OJ08Y9/FCB5VEEH0OJ08Y9.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Last year I made several popular instructables on creating cheap and easy to build USB Chargers. Many people have emailed me about these and offered up many constructive ideas and comments, which lead me to reflect on ways to improve my design. So after a full year of minty smelling solar USB char...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 10:42:22 PDT
DIY headphone adapter (with MIC and REMOTE) for smartphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-headphone-adapter-with-MIC-and-REMOTE-for-sm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/PYHD/GXUZENUY/FPWPYHDGXUZENUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/PYHD/GXUZENUY/FPWPYHDGXUZENUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/PYHD/GXUZENUY/FPWPYHDGXUZENUY.SMALL.jpg depotbassam This video shows the explanation of a DIY project: An adaptor that connects to the audio input of any smartphone. This adaptor has a microphone and a button, allowing the user to connect any headphones (your personal, expensive fancy ones) and at the same time have the feature of pausing/playing th...
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Fri, 27 Jan 2012 06:26:42 PST
Tablet Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Stand/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2012 17:52:47 PST
CoreControl DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/CoreControl-DIY/
CoreControl DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SMALL.jpg gyronictonic Designed by two Stanford professors, the Avacore Core Control is a heat extractor for the human body which will provide an athlete the ability to recover more quickly than natural methods such as sweating. An interesting product, but with a price tag of $3000, I doubt the the public will get their h...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 14:48:45 PST
My WristBow (homemade crossbow, wrist mounted, with laser-sight) http://www.instructables.com/id/My-WristBow-homemade-crossbow-wrist-mounted-w/ 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 AnselmoFanZero
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Mon, 31 Oct 2011 21:52:39 PDT
Zero gravity tablet or ereader floor stand from balanced arm lamp """Sugru Update""" http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-gravity-reader-stand-from-old-balanced-arm-la/
Zero gravity tablet or ereader floor stand from balanced arm lamp """Sugru Update""" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWM/UDK0/GS047RPV/FWMUDK0GS047RPV.SMALL.jpg LifeWarrior I never stop reading its probably the best way to learn something new. Though for years I've had one chronic problem that bothers me when holding a book and now a reader, it's the arm fatigue from trying to hold the material at an eye level. I'm not one of those types that can sit for a long time wi...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 19:07:21 PDT
Homeade Tablet Stands done in style http://www.instructables.com/id/Homeade-Tablet-Stands-done-in-style/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/E12L/GRFNEGYM/FN3E12LGRFNEGYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/E12L/GRFNEGYM/FN3E12LGRFNEGYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/E12L/GRFNEGYM/FN3E12LGRFNEGYM.SMALL.jpg drjohnson0555 This is a very simple project to do with the things laying around your shop I know I personally acrue a ton of non working monitors and they end up tossed out so I thought it would be a good idea to take some old wire metal shelves and the stands from those monitors and put them all together and hot...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2011 17:51:51 PDT
XBox 360 Mini Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/XBox-360-Mini-Stand/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/L0QJ/GOW48MC4/FZNL0QJGOW48MC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/L0QJ/GOW48MC4/FZNL0QJGOW48MC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/L0QJ/GOW48MC4/FZNL0QJGOW48MC4.SMALL.jpg declanshanaghy In my home entertainment setup I have a macbook pro 17" on which i run Boxxee. It as a lot of "umbilical cords" hanging out of its sides...DVI, digital audio out, ethernet and power. This makes it so wide it needs to be on top. Nothing can go on top of my AV receiver because it gets so hot and need...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2011 23:41:12 PDT