Instructables: exploring - technology - gadgets http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:42:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bluetooth Low Energy and iBeacons with Tessel http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Low-Energy-and-iBeacons-with-Tessel/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:08:39 PDT
Easy Wireless LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wireless-LEDs/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:26:10 PDT
Remote Shutter and Focus for DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Shutter-and-Focus-for-DSLR-Camera/
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:27:23 PDT
Sonic Screwdriver Files http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-Files/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F18/90EN/HZCIXRPL/F1890ENHZCIXRPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F18/90EN/HZCIXRPL/F1890ENHZCIXRPL.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F18/90EN/HZCIXRPL/F1890ENHZCIXRPL.SMALL.jpg bcb10 Collection of articles used in creating my working sonic screwdriver from Dr Who. Currently on build phase of V2.0!(V1.0 Built Dec. 2013, but broke shortly after, so no instructable yet) DIY Miniature Thermometer Sensor that is useful for analyzing the environment I am currently in $3.50 DIY TV...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:06:34 PDT
small Pepper's Ghost Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/small-Peppers-Ghost-Effect/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:13:20 PDT
Making a Pen is Easy and Fun (update) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Pen-is-Easy/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:38:28 PDT
How To Use The Emerson Action Cam HD Video http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-The-Emerson-Action-Cam-HD-Video/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:19:47 PDT
littleBits flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-flashlight/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:52:22 PDT
Super Simple Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Flashlight/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:09:31 PDT
Electricity Generating Shoe Insole http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Generating-Shoe-Insole/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:30:52 PDT
Ideas http://www.instructables.com/id/Ideas-2-3/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/ZBJ7/HZ2IVQB4/FRVZBJ7HZ2IVQB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/ZBJ7/HZ2IVQB4/FRVZBJ7HZ2IVQB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/ZBJ7/HZ2IVQB4/FRVZBJ7HZ2IVQB4.SMALL.jpg Blade122888 Different Ideas to build in the future! LoL Shield Audio Spectrum VU Meter stuff I want to try, to mix with my other creative ideas Nixie Tube Music Visualizer AVR acoustic spectrum analyzer Arduino / Processing Audio Spectrum Analyzer RC Quadrotor Helicopter USB Rechargeable S...
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:15:18 PDT
Automatic Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Night-Light/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:51:23 PDT
Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2013-2014-2015-2016-2017-2018-2019-2020-2021-2022-2023-2024-2025-2026-2027-2028-2029/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/YXQV/HYY8KLRR/FZLYXQVHYY8KLRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/YXQV/HYY8KLRR/FZLYXQVHYY8KLRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/YXQV/HYY8KLRR/FZLYXQVHYY8KLRR.SMALL.jpg volthaus The Arduino family of microcontrollers are a fun way to learn about electronic circuitry, coding, and building fun projects that will bring you much joy. And for a very low cost. Cheaper than boating, private pilot activities, and much more. But you can build remote control boats, planes etc so have...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:29:39 PDT
Infared http://www.instructables.com/id/Infared/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/RCPT/HYY8KL2E/FWERCPTHYY8KL2E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/RCPT/HYY8KL2E/FWERCPTHYY8KL2E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/RCPT/HYY8KL2E/FWERCPTHYY8KL2E.SMALL.jpg volthaus I find the light spectrum interesting. If you do too this collections of infrared gadetry might interest you too. Infrared light is the light that comes from stars we can't see. (jk) Infrared Webcam Just what you need after you've made your infrared flashlight. This will be handy to confirm your ...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:26:37 PDT
Night Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Lights/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/26T6/HYY8KISY/FLG26T6HYY8KISY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/26T6/HYY8KISY/FLG26T6HYY8KISY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/26T6/HYY8KISY/FLG26T6HYY8KISY.SMALL.jpg volthaus I've put this collection of night lights together in the hope that people will use these Instructables as inspiration to make low cost (and fun to build) gifts for friends and family. 112% of accidents at home happen in the bathroom and use of night lights might make your bathroom less of a death tr...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 13:14:23 PDT
Arm and Hand Gesture Control in Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Myo-Armband-now-with-Python/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:20:08 PDT
Bucking Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Bucking-Battery/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:19:48 PDT
How To Build A Static Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Static-Detector/
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:20:19 PDT
Super Simple Telegraph http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Telegraph/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:03:47 PDT
Bluetooth Glove: Version 3.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Glove-Version-30/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:08:51 PDT
Enhancing GestureWorks Gameplay Virtual Controls http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhancing-GestureWorks-Gameplay-Virtual-Controls/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:47:57 PDT
Vertical Windmill Evapotron http://www.instructables.com/id/Vertical-Windmill-Evapotron/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:05:06 PDT
Super simple vacuum cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-simple-vacuum-cleaner/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 16:22:06 PDT
Beach Buddy: 3-in-1 Solar Phone Charger, Boombox, and Sunburn Timer Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Buddy-3-in-1-Solar-Phone-Charger-Boombox-and/
Beach Buddy: 3-in-1 Solar Phone Charger, Boombox, and Sunburn Timer Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/01M7/HYHGFHPS/FV801M7HYHGFHPS.SMALL.jpg starwisher Imagine the ideal beach trip. The sun is shining, the skies are blue, the water is warm, and the humidity is low. You and your friends have everything you need to soak up the sun, sand and surf: a cooler filled with drinks and snacks, sunblock, flip flops, the coolest new swimwear, and the newest be...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:09:14 PDT
IKEA USB lamp hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-USB-lamp-hack/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 14:34:07 PDT
Homemade propeller balancer for rc aircraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-propeller-balancer-for-rc-aircraft/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:55:24 PDT
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
Inter-Connected Audio/Video Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Inter-Connected-AudioVideo-Setup/
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 14:14:11 PDT
littleWork: working hours notifier http://www.instructables.com/id/littleWork-working-hours-notifier/
littleWork: working hours notifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/DVLO/HYBDH9F5/FOXDVLOHYBDH9F5.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace Have you ever been counting down the minutes till the end of the workday? littleWork working hours notifier will take care of that for you!This project was built at the Taipei Hackerspace 2014 June Instructables Build Night with littleBits.As the time goes by in the office, I am probably not the onl...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 09:06:22 PDT
littleTea: robotic tea brewing http://www.instructables.com/id/littleTea-robotic-tea-brewing/
littleTea: robotic tea brewing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/6EPJ/HYBDGUFU/FWV6EPJHYBDGUFU.SMALL.jpg taipeihackerspace This project was made as part of the June Instructables Build Night with littleBits at the Taipei Hackerspace.Whenever I'm trying to brew some tasty tea (and that happens quite often) I always miss the right amount of time needed for the brew. Talking to someone, reading a book, watching a bit of Yo...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 08:21:30 PDT
Office Hollaback http://www.instructables.com/id/Office-Hollaback/
Office Hollaback - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/65Q4/HY9Y2996/FIV65Q4HY9Y2996.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/65Q4/HY9Y2996/FIV65Q4HY9Y2996.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/65Q4/HY9Y2996/FIV65Q4HY9Y2996.SMALL.jpg Serena Shah-Simpson Let your coworkers know when you’re looking for them with the Hollaback. Built with the BeagleBone Black, this device is simple to use – just scan your ID and the Hollaback owner will be sent a message via text or email informing them that they need to “hollaback” at you.This project was made for an...
By: Serena Shah-Simpson

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:40:30 PDT
littleBits Connector Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Connector-Clips/
littleBits Connector Clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/F1OJ/HY7T0RS3/F2KF1OJHY7T0RS3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/F1OJ/HY7T0RS3/F2KF1OJHY7T0RS3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/F1OJ/HY7T0RS3/F2KF1OJHY7T0RS3.SMALL.jpg mkchronos As we took on the littleBits Instructable Build Night with some of the littleBits projects (many which were done with our Kid's Open Make group), we noticed that the parts would sometimes slip as they were being moved around and tested out. When this happened, the connection to each module would ob...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:17:40 PDT
Pantograph with Dremel http://www.instructables.com/id/Pantograph-with-Dremel/
Pantograph with Dremel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/Z5PN/HY7T2WOF/F9YZ5PNHY7T2WOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/Z5PN/HY7T2WOF/F9YZ5PNHY7T2WOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/Z5PN/HY7T2WOF/F9YZ5PNHY7T2WOF.SMALL.jpg makeict In July of 2014 MakeICT had the good fortune to hold an instructables build night workshop with Dremel tools. The Dremel company sent us several very nice high speed rotary tools. We decided to experiment with one and create a duplicating mechanism which is sometimes called a panthograph. Several sh...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:29:01 PDT
Prank handshake http://www.instructables.com/id/Prank-handshake/
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By: Louisville Public Library

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:35:35 PDT
Morse Code http://www.instructables.com/id/Morse-Code/
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By: Louisville Public Library

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:33:31 PDT
Automated SOS http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-SOS/
Automated SOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRS/PQ38/HY5NXC3K/FRSPQ38HY5NXC3K.SMALL.jpg Louisville Public Library This project uses an Arduino at Heart module to repeatan SOS signal in Morse Code. We start byconstructing the circuit. Next weinstall the Arduino IDE on a computer. Finally, we type the code and upload it to the Arduino at Heart module. Automated SOS Start with the power module. Automated SO...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:27:46 PDT
Littlebits Pong http://www.instructables.com/id/Littlebits-Pong/
Littlebits Pong - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/CMRP/HY5NXBTU/FZRCMRPHY5NXBTU.SMALL.jpg Louisville Public Library This project demonstrates the Pong game from theLittle Bits web site at http://littlebits.cc/projects/analog-pong. Make sure you have the Arduino IDE installed(see the SOS project for instructions). Pong Start with a power module. Pong Add a fork to the power module. Pong Attach a slider d...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:26:10 PDT
STEM http://www.instructables.com/id/STEM-1/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMU/ZQRO/HY5Y4MR7/FMUZQROHY5Y4MR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMU/ZQRO/HY5Y4MR7/FMUZQROHY5Y4MR7.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FMU/ZQRO/HY5Y4MR7/FMUZQROHY5Y4MR7.SMALL.jpg DanRadin This is a collection of projects to use in STEM classes. Mini LED Volume Towers (VU meters) for teaching STEM Conductive Paint Arduino Powered Autonomous Vehicle LEGO Gyroscope (Documented in GIF Form) Poor Man's 3D Printer DIY delta 3D printer using low cost recycled parts ...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:50:01 PDT
Tessel Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Tessel-Camera/
Tessel Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFL/2C8Y/HY3Z9FVG/FFL2C8YHY3Z9FVG.SMALL.jpg SelkeyMoonbeam Take pictures with a Tessel! Press a button on Tessel to take a picture and upload it to your computer.UPDATE: Now also includes code to automatically upload the photo taken to Twitter over Tessel's wifi, all with the press of a button!Also view & easily download code for this project at its Tessel ...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:08:16 PDT
The Footsie Book Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Book-Scanners/
The Footsie Book Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/AMWA/HXZQYKJA/F9UAMWAHXZQYKJA.SMALL.jpg kley1 There are many people across the world making devices to photograph an opened book with a digital camera.The basic principle used is to hold the book against a glass (or sometimes plastic) platen, and to take the photograph through the glass, with illumination from above. See the diagram above. Mos...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:23:03 PDT
Emailing Bunny http://www.instructables.com/id/Emailing-Bunny/
Emailing Bunny - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/L2UZ/HXZ90II3/F8CL2UZHXZ90II3.SMALL.jpg JackANDJude Even though she can't bark or meow, Cadburry bunny can now send an email using the littleBits cloud bit. She uses her beg pose to push a lever and let us know she wants more kale. This project uses the following littleBits modules: cloudBit™, roller switch, usb power, wire, and a mounting boar...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:08:08 PDT
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Remote-Pet-Feeder/
littleBits Remote Pet Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB3/LJHK/HXYO1G2O/FB3LJHKHXYO1G2O.SMALL.jpg littleBits When away, make sure your pet (fish, cat, dog) never goes hungry with this WiFi-activated feeder. With this littleBits project, you can either feed your pet remotely by pressing a button on your phone or automating a feeding schedule through IFTTT (If This Then That). IFTTT is a service that lets yo...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:49:20 PDT
littleBits SMS Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-SMS-Doorbell/
littleBits SMS Doorbell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/UQH5/HXYO1D8P/F0MUQH5HXYO1D8P.SMALL.jpg littleBits Receive a text notification when someone rings your doorbell! Whether you are in the backyard gardening, over at the neighbors house, or listening to music at full blast, you will always know when someone is at your door. Install this littleBits doorbell outside your home, and never miss a ring.Make...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:38:42 PDT
Telemarketer pesticide http://www.instructables.com/id/Telemarketer-pesticide/
Telemarketer pesticide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9197/HXXHGV5H/FS39197HXXHGV5H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9197/HXXHGV5H/FS39197HXXHGV5H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/9197/HXXHGV5H/FS39197HXXHGV5H.SMALL.jpg lkndave How many times have been eating dinner or in the middle of a great TV show and the phone rings? Turns out it is a call from a telemarketing robo-dialer. This instructable will let them know your phone number should never be dialed again.Background.Back in the last century when phones went from rotar...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:11:02 PDT
Spy Pen coil gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Spy-Pen-coil-gun/
Spy Pen coil gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/KFAJ/HXLMVQIP/F4EKFAJHXLMVQIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/KFAJ/HXLMVQIP/F4EKFAJHXLMVQIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/KFAJ/HXLMVQIP/F4EKFAJHXLMVQIP.SMALL.jpg PRO DR MR BOB this instuctible will show you how to make 2 different kinds of small compact coil gunsthe 1st design you have to take apart and connect it to a charging circuit to recharge the capacitor (for smaller pens)The 2nd design you only have to connect it to a charge circuit to recharge the capacitor (f...
By: PRO DR MR BOB

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:15:56 PDT
Tazer Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Tazer-Mouse/
Tazer Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/LIDI/HXLMORD6/FS3LIDIHXLMORD6.SMALL.jpg jreah I have made many tazers from disposable cameras but this time wanted to see if I could make one a bit different Materials We have used a bat to get rid of flies for a few years now that was purchased from a local pound land, this bat uses electricity to immobilize the flys. After having to chan...
By: jreah

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:45:08 PDT
DIY LiveScribe (In Progress) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LiveScribe-In-Progress/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:10:30 PDT
Simple continuous taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-continuous-taser/
Simple continuous taser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/UQK2/HXLMJD3B/FIGUQK2HXLMJD3B.SMALL.jpg Lasplaner this is a really shocking little taser! Can be used for home defense. It will earn you some time or if you want to temporarily disable someone, crank up the voltage! Use lithium ion! You will not be able to kill people. Voltage that will will fry the circuit.It's made from a disposable camera and a ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:57:42 PDT
Wireless Audio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Audio-Transmitter/
Wireless Audio Transmitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT1/BGEI/HXLD5THZ/FT1BGEIHXLD5THZ.SMALL.jpg Scifiswapnil Hey world...This is a instructable on wireless audio transmitter.In most of our day to day life we come across situation where we need a connect our iPod,mobile,laptop.....etc. to our sound system,but the major limitation is the cable that we need to connect.This probably happens if your sound syste...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:35:22 PDT
Micro Grinder/mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Grindermixer/
Micro Grinder/mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/JLJD/HXHRE4EG/FE4JLJDHXHRE4EG.SMALL.jpg Sjtech Hi guys back with a new project ,its a micro grinder/mixer .this project i first made at the age of 10 .as in india sugar are in granules so to convert it into powder in seconds i hav made one of this project.so sugar dissolves fast in water etc.this mixer/grinder can also be used for mixing other ...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 04:51:36 PDT