Instructables: exploring - technology - gadgets - led - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:37:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Things You Can Do With Old Phones http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-You-Can-Do-With-Old-Phones/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:55:25 PDT
Wireless powered bling diffused with sideglow fiber optics : Project you are the ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-you-are-the-ONE-a-Wireless-powered-fiber-o/
Wireless powered bling diffused with sideglow fiber optics : Project you are the ONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/3AKI/HS9Y9GYP/FH23AKIHS9Y9GYP.SMALL.jpg shinteo Project you are the ONE. a Wireless powered fiber optic side glow diffused bling I have this idea of making novelty jewellery for the missus: wearable electronics of some sort with wireless charging. At a seeming random event, I would have a little girl present her with a nicely decorated box th...
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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 23:24:16 PST
Dot matrix intelligent hand/bike light. "the matrix" http://www.instructables.com/id/Dot-matrix-intelligent-handbike-light/
Dot matrix intelligent hand/bike light. "the matrix" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/KDD5/HNY239FQ/F4CKDD5HNY239FQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/KDD5/HNY239FQ/F4CKDD5HNY239FQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/KDD5/HNY239FQ/F4CKDD5HNY239FQ.SMALL.jpg hobbyman This idea was in my mind for a time and one night two weeks ago with a short inspiration, I've started working on it. The LEDS nowadays are quite powerful and can do lots of lighting jobs. Well, they are fast and easily driveable by small electronics & microcontrollers. So I've planned to design and...
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 06:31:58 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
DIY Motion Sensor Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Motion-Sensor-Alarm-System/
DIY Motion Sensor Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EL9N/HGZO495A/FY5EL9NHGZO495A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EL9N/HGZO495A/FY5EL9NHGZO495A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/EL9N/HGZO495A/FY5EL9NHGZO495A.SMALL.jpg tommythehill Are you constantly being scared when people sneak up behind your back? Do you have bad hearing and can't hear people approaching you? Do you want to just build a super fun Arduino project? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then this project is for you! I have a workbench in my basement...
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Tue, 21 May 2013 19:13:46 PDT
DIY Infrared Night Vision Device http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Infrared-Night-Vision-Device/
DIY Infrared Night Vision Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/H4QL/HPA3XR8Q/F6RH4QLHPA3XR8Q.SMALL.jpg eyebot117 I've been involved with airsoft for about two years being affiliated with a large local group of people in our community who meet regularly and have scheduled games, ops, and events. Airsoft is a great sport and hobby that encourages teamwork, honor, respect, communication, and discipline (as well a...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 21:45:26 PDT
Emergency Light/Charger from Fire & Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-LED-powered-by-Fire/
Emergency Light/Charger from Fire & Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z6AJ/HGH70RF2/F4PZ6AJHGH70RF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z6AJ/HGH70RF2/F4PZ6AJHGH70RF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/Z6AJ/HGH70RF2/F4PZ6AJHGH70RF2.SMALL.jpg Joohansson DIY a really simple Thermoelectric Emergency Generator from very few parts. Optimized for powering with tealights/candles. With inspiration from my previous projects: http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Fan-Driven-by-a-Candle/ and http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Charger-Powered-b...
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Thu, 16 May 2013 00:04:27 PDT
What a silly hat! http://www.instructables.com/id/What-a-silly-hat/
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Tue, 14 May 2013 12:58:40 PDT
How to make an affordable 'Vein Finder', for use during venipuncture http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-affordable-Vein-Finder-for-use-d/
How to make an affordable 'Vein Finder', for use during venipuncture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/FV3L/HELXKGZ5/FIUFV3LHELXKGZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/FV3L/HELXKGZ5/FIUFV3LHELXKGZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/FV3L/HELXKGZ5/FIUFV3LHELXKGZ5.SMALL.jpg danbemp One of the hardest parts of taking blood can be finding a suitable vein. Some patients are 'difficult sticks'; their veins are either very small, and/or deep, preventing health professionals from finding a site easily and quickly. Repetitive needle sticks are painful for the patient and may also low...
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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 03:07:06 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-TV-B-Gone-Conversion/
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander So last month, I found out my friend's birthday was coming up, and I decided I had to get them something amazing.  She's a really big Doctor Who fan, and I had just finished watching all of the episodes currently on Netflix.  I was browsing around online looking for Doctor Who related presents, and ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:36:41 PDT
monoPong http://www.instructables.com/id/monoPong/
monoPong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L4SX/H9G19XE6/FRXL4SXH9G19XE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L4SX/H9G19XE6/FRXL4SXH9G19XE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/L4SX/H9G19XE6/FRXL4SXH9G19XE6.SMALL.jpg mischka When I saw this amazing 1D-Pong-Game at Hack-A-Day, I thought "What a great idea - I want to make one". In fact it is a good projects for using microcontrollers, but I also think it is a great project for using logic ICs. I am fascinated by the simplicity of these ICs, and I was wondering if I could...
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:28:36 PST
Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Altoids-Solar-USB-Charger/
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Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:40:39 PDT