Instructables: exploring - technology - gadgets - easy http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:34:59 PDT BLOX v1.01 Time Sensor : Easiest way of Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Sensor-Easiest-Way-of-Home-Automation/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 22:05:34 PDT
Make a Homemade BB Gun for Less Than 50 Cents! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Homemade-BB-Gun-for-Less-Than-50-Cents/
Make a Homemade BB Gun for Less Than 50 Cents! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/C7MP/IPCUEAC3/FYGC7MPIPCUEAC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/C7MP/IPCUEAC3/FYGC7MPIPCUEAC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/C7MP/IPCUEAC3/FYGC7MPIPCUEAC3.SMALL.jpg KellinC I first made this about a year ago, and since that, I have made several to distribute among friends. They are a lot of fun to shoot, and are strong enough to punch a hole through a styrofoam cup. Before you start... This gun does actually pack a powerful punch. It stings quite a lot if shot at ba...
By: KellinC

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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 19:49:42 PDT
Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Tag/
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 20:31:59 PDT
Simple and Cheap Homemade Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Cheap-Homemade-Air-Filter/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 03:23:16 PDT
Fatigue/Reaction time scale http://www.instructables.com/id/FatigueReaction-Time-Scale/
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Tue, 22 Dec 2015 08:28:15 PST
Battery-Powered Book Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Book-Lamp/
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 15:04:17 PST
Simple small soldering iron cooling fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-small-soldering-iron-cooling-fan/
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By: Chauhan Vivek R

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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 07:40:53 PDT
power bank from recycled laptop's battery http://www.instructables.com/id/power-bank-from-recycled-laptops-battery/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 05:34:44 PDT
PDA smartwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/PDA-smartwatch/
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 05:26:36 PDT
DIY POWERUP PAPER PLANE FLIGHT EXTENDER http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-POWERUP-PAPER-PLANE-FLIGHT-EXTENDER/
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Fri, 2 Oct 2015 03:07:41 PDT
battery charger with torch light http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-charger-with-torch-light/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2015 06:56:52 PDT
EMP generator http://www.instructables.com/id/EMP-generator-1/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:00:32 PDT
Simple Homo-polar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Homo-polar-Motor/
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Tue, 15 Sep 2015 09:09:04 PDT
Super Simple Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Phone-Charger/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 03:40:56 PDT
DIY Digital Compass (for your car) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Digital-Compass-for-your-car/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 15:51:15 PDT
Diy solar phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-solar-phone-charger/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 09:30:31 PDT
Simple lighter Flamethrower / shocker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-lighter-Flamethrower-shocker/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 13:58:48 PDT
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Turbine-Spray-Bottle/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:30:33 PDT
DIY Selfie Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/Selfie-Stick-under-5/
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 07:29:03 PDT
Rechargable Battery for Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargable-Battery-for-Props/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:08:49 PDT
Easy peasy japaneasy trip wire trap. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-peasy-japaneasy-trip-wire-trap/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 06:35:23 PDT
MAGNETIC BRACELET WITH DUCT TAPE http://www.instructables.com/id/MAGNETIC-BRACELET-WITH-DUCT-TAPE/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:34:26 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
FIX ANYTHING - with this awesome glue - BONDIC http://www.instructables.com/id/FIX-ANYTHING/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:58:28 PST
Remote Controlled Leaf Blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Controlled-Leaf-Blower/
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 07:11:26 PST
DIY USB Flash Drive Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Flash-Drive-Ring/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 03:03:52 PST
Littlebits Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Littlebits-Alarm/
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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:56:42 PST
How to remove the child safety on lighters http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-remove-the-child-safety-on-lighters/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:31:08 PST
Simple Shoe Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Shoe-Horn/
Simple Shoe Horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SMALL.jpg daveofwar Had a hell of a time getting my work boots on one day, and new only a horn could help. So I looked around the shop at work and whipped one up quick and easily. Works great! Materials Find yourself an old 5 gallon bucket. Mine had a hole in it so it was alright to destroy. Cut Cut out a rectang...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:17:59 PST
protable power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/protable-power-bank/
protable power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SMALL.jpg ibenkos this is an easy project to make an 5v portable power bank for just 2$! Parts The parts you will need for this project is:* 3x AAA batteries * 3x AAA battery holder* 5v step-up * SPST switch* Enclosure* Hot glue Cut the wires Cut the wires from the battery holder to the size you want them to b...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:31:06 PST
How To Make A Water Bottle with Hidden Spy Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Water-Bottle-Spy-Cam/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 10:37:42 PST
Smart Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Station/
Smart Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SMALL.jpg Csoutter5 The "Smart Station" is a "Station" that charges iPhone and Andriod phones while keeping the chargers protected from people walking off with them. This can be placed in your household, Workplace, Classroom, etc. It also offers some security for your phone while it is being charged. This prototype is...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:09:22 PST
Nintendo Laser Zapper - No Solder http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Laser-Zapper-No-Solder/
Nintendo Laser Zapper - No Solder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/MC67/HZXYNJQG/F5BMC67HZXYNJQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/MC67/HZXYNJQG/F5BMC67HZXYNJQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/MC67/HZXYNJQG/F5BMC67HZXYNJQG.SMALL.jpg Nerd Builds I had gotten this zapper at a thrift store near my house for cheap and decided that since it didn't work, that I should try to make something out of it . This is my take on Lehmeier's project, however THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO ELECTRICAL SKILLS NEEDED AND THIS TOOK ME AN HOUR TO MAKE! Original post by...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:22:29 PDT
Binary Counter/Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Binary-CounterDice/
Binary Counter/Dice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/UJHM/HZXYL4UX/FS0UJHMHZXYL4UX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/UJHM/HZXYL4UX/FS0UJHMHZXYL4UX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/UJHM/HZXYL4UX/FS0UJHMHZXYL4UX.SMALL.jpg DimitrisZ Hello world,This is a dead simple counter and dice, which shows numbers (0-15) in binary.I use it with Munchkin board game, it reminds me my level.First of all, the hardware tha you'll need: 1x AVR microcontroller with at least 6 I/O pins (I used an ATTiny85 and disabled reset pin) 4x LEDs (I recomm...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:30:26 PDT
Easy Adjustable Speed Pocket Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Adjustable-Speed-Pocket-Fan/
Easy Adjustable Speed Pocket Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/QRF1/HZI92ETW/FTRQRF1HZI92ETW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/QRF1/HZI92ETW/FTRQRF1HZI92ETW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTR/QRF1/HZI92ETW/FTRQRF1HZI92ETW.SMALL.jpg jcholton Hello!In this Instructable, I will be showing you how to make an adjustable speed pocket fan out of some cheap and easy to find materials. I know that this has been done before, but it doesn't look like anyone has done it this simply. Many designs use a 555 timer to control the speed, but this one s...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:54:27 PDT
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/G4JO/HZB3LLSA/F0BG4JOHZB3LLSA.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I have been making pens for a little over a year now and are great fun to make.You can make them as single stick pens but for the most part you would purchase a parts kit that come in varying levels of styles and difficulty.The kit will consist of all of the metal parts as well as the refill to comp...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
Super Simple Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Flashlight/
Super Simple Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/0YAD/HZ6T824C/FEZ0YADHZ6T824C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/0YAD/HZ6T824C/FEZ0YADHZ6T824C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/0YAD/HZ6T824C/FEZ0YADHZ6T824C.SMALL.jpg Collin Chidiac In this Instructable I will teach you how to make a simple flashlight! Gather Materials For this project you will need...Small light bulbAluminum foil9v batteryHot glue gunThats it! Bulb to battery Hold the small bulb horizontally on the negative lead and hot glue it to where it is still touch...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:09:31 PDT
Bucking Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucking-Battery/
Bucking Battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/SMIS/HYTIYS7B/FZJSMISHYTIYS7B.SMALL.jpg Collin Chidiac Using a couple of components you can build yourself a bucking 9v battery toy easy and fun! Get materials For this project you will need1 9v battery1 Switch1 motorSome 18 gauge wireHot glue gun Building Glue your motor to your battery with the wires pointing up as to allow easy access. Attach...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:19:48 PDT
Super simple vacuum cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-simple-vacuum-cleaner/
Super simple vacuum cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/8XKC/HYHGE2OM/FYZ8XKCHYHGE2OM.SMALL.jpg matass Hello everyone, I want to share this awesome project. I made a vacuum cleaner out of fan and old shoes box.{Sorry for bad English} You will need You will need:*Shoes box*9v battery*Switch*Plastic food container*Small ruler*Some ducktape*Some hot glue Results Attach fan to a box Fan must be...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 16:22:06 PDT
Light Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Glasses/
Light Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/D2Q9/HW3K6U4G/F73D2Q9HW3K6U4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/D2Q9/HW3K6U4G/F73D2Q9HW3K6U4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F73/D2Q9/HW3K6U4G/F73D2Q9HW3K6U4G.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ Here you will learn to make a headband mixed with a light. These glasses have LEDs on top and a battery to the glasses side. This is a great quick invention if you have an LED and an old pair of sun glasses. Materials You need at least one LED, a pair of glasses, a battery, wire and tape. Tools: ...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 17:45:30 PDT
Easy Solar Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Solar-Fan/
Easy Solar Fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/S7PV/HVNXRE1O/FFHS7PVHVNXRE1O.SMALL.jpg NinjaPi This is a quick and easy tutorial on how to make a solar powered fan using recycled materials. This fan is perfect for camping and outdoor activities. Materials For this project I used an outer barrel of a broken airsoft gun, parts from an old solar science kit, twine, tape, a small carabiner, tw...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 09:21:34 PDT
Cheap and Easy Intercom http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Intercom/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 07:06:37 PST
Battery Powered USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-USB-Charger/
Battery Powered USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/HHXO/HWLD49Z7/FNLHHXOHWLD49Z7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/HHXO/HWLD49Z7/FNLHHXOHWLD49Z7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/HHXO/HWLD49Z7/FNLHHXOHWLD49Z7.SMALL.jpg sammydogjj In this instructable I will be making a tutorial on building your own portable battery powered charger to charge all your USB devices! Obtain Parts -9v battery clip (two is better but one works fine)+ batteries (rechargeable are more efficient)-Female USB port (salvaged mine from a USB hub-7805 r...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 12:41:41 PST
Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-22/
Solar USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/EH7E/HPQO9GIP/FD6EH7EHPQO9GIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/EH7E/HPQO9GIP/FD6EH7EHPQO9GIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/EH7E/HPQO9GIP/FD6EH7EHPQO9GIP.SMALL.jpg sammydogjj In this 'ible I will be instructing you on how to build your own simple solar USB charger! Gather Your Supplies 1. A 5v (or a little less) solar panel Note: If your panel is under 1 amp or 4.5 volts, just use a boost driver or transistor. If your panel is too powerful use a regulator or resistor....
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:02:42 PST
DIY "Anything" Staples Easy Button (voice recording) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Staples-Easy-Button-Say-Whatever-You-Want-f/
DIY "Anything" Staples Easy Button (voice recording) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/J1LK/HPO2F9T8/FKUJ1LKHPO2F9T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/J1LK/HPO2F9T8/FKUJ1LKHPO2F9T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/J1LK/HPO2F9T8/FKUJ1LKHPO2F9T8.SMALL.jpg dschurman The Staples "Easy" button is already a classic desktop item, but it'd be much more fun if it said whatever you want it to. I know that some people have already done hacks like this, but this is less expensive than many of them. Also, Staples recently changed the circuit board of their button, making...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:05:46 PST
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) http://www.instructables.com/id/300-Altoids-Charger-EASY-BUILD-CHEAP/
$3.00 Altoids Charger (EASY BUILD) (CHEAP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/O57K/HOUG0C9N/F4HO57KHOUG0C9N.SMALL.jpg snow1434 I know your thinking i have seen hundreds of these but have you ever seen one so easy to build? LETS GET STARTED Things you will need : L78MO5CV Voltage Regulator http://www.taydaelectronics.com/ic-integrated-circuits/voltage-regulators/lm7805-l7805-7805-voltage-regulator-ic-5v-1-5a.html ...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 21:48:07 PST
Physical Controller For iPad or iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Physical-Controller-For-iPad/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 15:08:21 PST
Improved Flashlight Electronic Cigarette - no soldering required http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Flashlight-Electronic-Cigarette-no-solder/
Improved Flashlight Electronic Cigarette - no soldering required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YYD0/HNQYA01Q/FJLYYD0HNQYA01Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YYD0/HNQYA01Q/FJLYYD0HNQYA01Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/YYD0/HNQYA01Q/FJLYYD0HNQYA01Q.SMALL.jpg davidstelephone This electronic cigarette tutorial is simple and easy to do. That's the point. It is a follow-up to my previous instructable on how to build an electronic cigarette from a flashlight, which can still be found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-high-power-electronic-cigarette-from-a-fl/ b...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 05:32:23 PST
Tablet Power Socket Fix & Increase Sound Output. ++easy to open! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tablet-Power-Socket-Fix-Increase-Sound-Output-easy/
Tablet Power Socket Fix & Increase Sound Output. ++easy to open! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/5M60/HLZRD7DW/FSW5M60HLZRD7DW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/5M60/HLZRD7DW/FSW5M60HLZRD7DW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/5M60/HLZRD7DW/FSW5M60HLZRD7DW.SMALL.jpg crazyg  Have to lean on the plug to get it to charge? want to increase its sound output? its only 4 months old and weak design errors are making it unreliable , i did not pay for the extended warranty.as it was not an expensive tablet. "do you want to buy the extended insurance..blah blah blah.. for £20?"...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:30:25 PDT
How To Make A Ballistic Knife Mini with a Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Ballistic-Knife-Mini-with-a-Pen/
How To Make A Ballistic Knife Mini with a Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/IL0Z/HK1DEVJ6/FZ3IL0ZHK1DEVJ6.SMALL.jpg TheSurvivorSpanish More here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheSurvivorSpanish
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 12:47:02 PDT