Instructables: exploring - technology - kits http://www.instructables.com Sun, 1 Feb 2015 01:48:22 PST BLOX v1.01 Stuff to make http://www.instructables.com/id/Stuff-to-make-1/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/3KQB/I5JHSCZQ/FZR3KQBI5JHSCZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/3KQB/I5JHSCZQ/FZR3KQBI5JHSCZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FZR/3KQB/I5JHSCZQ/FZR3KQBI5JHSCZQ.SMALL.jpg Cheezwedge Mini adjustable power supply Mechanical iris v2.0 Rideable Segway Clone - Low Cost and Easy Build Bike Hanging Rack DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) Build your own 3d printer filament factory (Filament Extruder) Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work ...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:44:33 PST
Retro Nixie Tube Tester KIT http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Nixie-Tube-Tester-KIT/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:57:32 PST
Breadboard and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Breadboard-and-LED/
Breadboard and LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/EB82/I5DS0POJ/FR5EB82I5DS0POJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/EB82/I5DS0POJ/FR5EB82I5DS0POJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/EB82/I5DS0POJ/FR5EB82I5DS0POJ.SMALL.jpg TracyO1 Setting up the LED and Breadboard is easy. This is all from Kit 1: Introduction to Electronic Circuits of Real Circuits LLC. How the Breadboard works The bus terminals are the long strips on the side and the terminal strips are the short strips in the middle where you will be building your circu...
By: TracyO1

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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:06:28 PST
iPad Inventor's Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-Inventors-Kit/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 10:24:19 PST
Integrated Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Integrated-Circuits/
Integrated Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/59MG/I52CUEQB/FTE59MGI52CUEQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/59MG/I52CUEQB/FTE59MGI52CUEQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/59MG/I52CUEQB/FTE59MGI52CUEQB.SMALL.jpg TracyO1 The Shift Register is one of the simplest and most useful Integrated Circuits. Using the Clock and Data pin, you can enter 8 bits into the outputs. This circuit only uses the first 4 bits.In this circuit the top pushbutton controls the clock pin and the bottom pushbutton controls the data pin. To en...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 17:26:16 PST
555 Timer Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Circuits/
555 Timer Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/C4QR/I4YTRNZK/F6WC4QRI4YTRNZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/C4QR/I4YTRNZK/F6WC4QRI4YTRNZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/C4QR/I4YTRNZK/F6WC4QRI4YTRNZK.SMALL.jpg TracyO1 The 555 Timer uses 3 main functions: Astable, Monostable, and Bistable. The Astable outputs a high pulse on a steady repetitive pace. The Monostable when triggered holds the output high for a predetermined time period. The Bistable can be held high and low by pressing the pushbuttons. If you want to...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:29:20 PST
Digital Logic - SR Latch http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Logic-SR-Latch/
Digital Logic - SR Latch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/H7LG/I4YTRF1Q/FNBH7LGI4YTRF1Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/H7LG/I4YTRF1Q/FNBH7LGI4YTRF1Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/H7LG/I4YTRF1Q/FNBH7LGI4YTRF1Q.SMALL.jpg TracyO1 The SR Latch is a great way to introduce how digital logic works. First you make two NAND Gate which is "Not AND" in logic terms and you can combine them together to make a latch. The way it works is by using the unstable condition to hold the last state or the last pushbutton that was pressed. This...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:29:17 PST
Servo Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Servo-Control/
Servo Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/4HJS/I4YTRG52/F4U4HJSI4YTRG52.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/4HJS/I4YTRG52/F4U4HJSI4YTRG52.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4U/4HJS/I4YTRG52/F4U4HJSI4YTRG52.SMALL.jpg TracyO1 Using a potentiometer and 555 timer, you can control a servo motor using PWM (Pulse Width Modulation). Controlling Servo with 555 Timer The way the 555 Timer controls the servo is by changing the Duty Cycle of the 555's output. The knob on the potentiometer changes the duty cycle. PartsServo Mot...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:28:23 PST
Swing UP http://www.instructables.com/id/Swing-UP/
Swing UP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RROQ/I4IXHO6F/FZYRROQI4IXHO6F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RROQ/I4IXHO6F/FZYRROQI4IXHO6F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/RROQ/I4IXHO6F/FZYRROQI4IXHO6F.SMALL.jpg ursan.peeters In this instructable, I will show you step by step how to make one. THINGS WE NEED Materials: 4 x Tension Straps (5m long)Wooden multiplex Plank (560mm x 260mm)Tools:PencilYardstickA jin saw2 x holdfastsSandpaperDrill 40mm / Drill 60mm HOW TO MAKE Take the multiplex plank and draw with a penci...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:53:57 PST
Intel IoT Edison sonar rangefinder distance meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-IoT-Edison-sonar-rangefinder-distance-meter/
Intel IoT Edison sonar rangefinder distance meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/S187/I4CMQEHC/FXVS187I4CMQEHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/S187/I4CMQEHC/FXVS187I4CMQEHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/S187/I4CMQEHC/FXVS187I4CMQEHC.SMALL.jpg techprolet I have been chatting lately with a civil engineer friend of mine and I was telling him about my new laser rangefinder, when he hinted that a rangefinder with logging capabilities would be far more interesting to him. Since my new toy is an Intel® Edison Arduino Board complete with a Grove Starter Ki...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 13:28:18 PST
solder stand http://www.instructables.com/id/solder-stand/
solder stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/SVZV/I48C7T03/FSISVZVI48C7T03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/SVZV/I48C7T03/FSISVZVI48C7T03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSI/SVZV/I48C7T03/FSISVZVI48C7T03.SMALL.jpg abhay7040 cheapskate's solder standit is the easiest, simplest and effective solder stand that could be made up easilymaterials required:-1.) 250ml glass bottle2.) CD case3.) Hot glue making hot glue the 250ml or you could use any other glass bottle of small size to CD caseand you're doneeasy to usetry to ...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:25:10 PST
Google Cardboard DODOcase VR headset trigger http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard-DODOcase-VR-headset-trigger/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:11:11 PST
Google Cardboard DODOcase headstrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Cardboard-DODOcase-headstrap/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:59:52 PST
Getting started with Intel IoT for the real Mac dummies :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Intel-IoT-for-the-real-Mac-du/
Getting started with Intel IoT for the real Mac dummies :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/AXLM/I3VH9Y11/F5GAXLMI3VH9Y11.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/AXLM/I3VH9Y11/F5GAXLMI3VH9Y11.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5G/AXLM/I3VH9Y11/F5GAXLMI3VH9Y11.SMALL.jpg FabLab Breda This Instructable describes how I worked myself through the first steps with the Intel IoT kit on a Mac. I'm Charlotte, one of the members of FabLab Breda (The Netherlands). I'm a lot more capable with hardware (3D printers, lasercutters, CNC etc) than with coding and micro-electronics. I've decided...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:11:06 PST
Intel Edison Temperature controlled Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Temperature-controlled-Relay/
Intel Edison Temperature controlled Relay - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2QQO/I3TH9G2M/F8O2QQOI3TH9G2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2QQO/I3TH9G2M/F8O2QQOI3TH9G2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/2QQO/I3TH9G2M/F8O2QQOI3TH9G2M.SMALL.jpg ainsey11 Hello again fellow instructablers!I released a live temperature display for the intel edison a couple of days ago and it seemed to go rather well,I have been tinkering around with the edison a bit more and have managed to get my head around the coding language and how things work.It was all new to m...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:33:34 PST
flErt (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/flErt-Intel-IoT/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:49:13 PST
Intel Edison Live Temperature Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Live-Temperature-Display/
Intel Edison Live Temperature Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/G2LV/I3H5MUFZ/FQPG2LVI3H5MUFZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/G2LV/I3H5MUFZ/FQPG2LVI3H5MUFZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQP/G2LV/I3H5MUFZ/FQPG2LVI3H5MUFZ.SMALL.jpg ainsey11 Hi There everyone!It's been a long time since I posted anything on here, and I thought the new Intel IoT release would be a great idea to create a instructable.So - What is IoT?IoT stands for "Internet of Things" which is a development of the "Internet" where it is planned for every device to have...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:30:45 PST
Model airplanes http://www.instructables.com/id/Model-airplanes/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:08:57 PST
Make your own Thirsty Plant graph! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Thirsty-Plant-graph/
Make your own Thirsty Plant graph! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MKA5/I3DQHP5T/FGHMKA5I3DQHP5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MKA5/I3DQHP5T/FGHMKA5I3DQHP5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGH/MKA5/I3DQHP5T/FGHMKA5I3DQHP5T.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus In this Instructable we’ll use Arduino and Processing to plot a graph with our moisture sensor, to see the relationship between the MOSFET transistor and the sensor.You will need:DIY Thirsty Plant Kit DIY Start Arduino KitSome jumper wires and/or crocodile clipsWe’ll also be using Arduino software (...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 06:50:36 PST
Turn Waist Bag into Lens Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Waist-Bag-into-Lens-Bag/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 17:29:24 PST
Google Cardboard for Those with Glasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Glass-for-Those-with-Glasses/
Google Cardboard for Those with Glasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/D0L3/I3BH6HQV/FWDD0L3I3BH6HQV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/D0L3/I3BH6HQV/FWDD0L3I3BH6HQV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/D0L3/I3BH6HQV/FWDD0L3I3BH6HQV.SMALL.jpg cathyakyle A great idea made better for those with glasses! Put the Google Cardboard Together First there was lots of figuring out how to put things together. Even with all the helpful directions, we were still often at a loss. When All Seems Lost, Turn to the Internet We used the internet for a little g...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:49:56 PST
Using the Littlebits HDK to build a Tilt Sensitive Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-the-Littlebits-HDK-to-build-a-Tilt-Sensitive/
Using the Littlebits HDK to build a Tilt Sensitive Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/WMS6/I34E0PAF/FL3WMS6I34E0PAF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/WMS6/I34E0PAF/FL3WMS6I34E0PAF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/WMS6/I34E0PAF/FL3WMS6I34E0PAF.SMALL.jpg MaddyMaxey The Littlebits HDK is a useful collection of modules that help you prototype and test a module of your very own. The kit is fairly straightforward and in this tutorial, we'll be using it to create a module that senses tilt and gesture.Materials: Littlebits HDK AtTiny85 or Arduino for logic Jumpe...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 08:33:13 PST
DODO Case Fans Add-On http://www.instructables.com/id/DODO-Case-Fans-Add-On/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 21:47:15 PST
DODOcase VR Kit Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/DODOcase-VR-Kit-Strap/
DODOcase VR Kit Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/RR8D/I34DZM6K/FC5RR8DI34DZM6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/RR8D/I34DZM6K/FC5RR8DI34DZM6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/RR8D/I34DZM6K/FC5RR8DI34DZM6K.SMALL.jpg jsrubianoch Well finishing up my first Build Night Instructables series, we added a strap to VR headset.This was the simplest mods of all but was really grateful completing it because all of the participants in the Build Night were able of making the kit and of modifying it on there own way, even people left th...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 21:00:00 PST
DODO Case Headwrap with 3D clip http://www.instructables.com/id/DODO-Case-Headwrap-with-3D-clip/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 20:58:13 PST
Fun Foam DODOcase VR Kit Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Foam-DODOcase-VR-Kit-Mod/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 20:58:02 PST
DODOcase Kit Build http://www.instructables.com/id/DODOcase-Kit-Build/
DODOcase Kit Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/1PEE/I34DZSOD/F8Q1PEEI34DZSOD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/1PEE/I34DZSOD/F8Q1PEEI34DZSOD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/1PEE/I34DZSOD/F8Q1PEEI34DZSOD.SMALL.jpg jsrubianoch Well this is the first Instructable in my first Build Night experience, firstly I know this is not a mod but personally I thought the instructions on the kit were a bit hard to understand so the is why I am making this Ible, specially if anyone has problems understanding how to assemble the kit this...
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 20:55:35 PST
DODOcase - Glasses Modification - Build Night http://www.instructables.com/id/DODOcase-Glasses-Modification-Build-Night/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 07:52:50 PST
DODOcase - iPhone 5 & QR code Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/DODOcase-iPhone-5-QR-code-Modification/
DODOcase - iPhone 5 & QR code Modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/YD41/I34DW49K/FSZYD41I34DW49K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/YD41/I34DW49K/FSZYD41I34DW49K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/YD41/I34DW49K/FSZYD41I34DW49K.SMALL.jpg DoverPL Last month the Dover Public Library hosted an Instructables' Build Night. Our patrons were able to come in and build their own DODOcase, a Smartphone Virtual Reality Viewer. Our task was to think of modifications to make the viewer even better! Certain reality games require a controller.After buildi...
By: DoverPL

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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 07:13:40 PST
DODOcase Head Strap - Build Night http://www.instructables.com/id/DODOcase-Head-Strap-Build-Night/
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 13:29:44 PST
How to use the Tymkrs Turn Me Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-the-Tymkrs-Turn-Me-Kit/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:45:48 PST
Dodocase for big phones http://www.instructables.com/id/Dodocase-for-big-phones/
Dodocase for big phones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/Y05Q/I2XSGU84/FRNY05QI2XSGU84.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/Y05Q/I2XSGU84/FRNY05QI2XSGU84.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/Y05Q/I2XSGU84/FRNY05QI2XSGU84.SMALL.jpg Hoxolotl Not all phones fit the DoDoCase... here is a simple mod using tape to make almost any big phone fit.As you can see the Galaxy Note didn't fit in the case The requisitional materials Materials needed:DoDOcasetapescissorsMaybe a mobile phone (optional) Assemble the DoDocase as instructed in manua...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:05:25 PST
Mobile Vaccine Monitor (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Vaccine-Monitor-Intel-IoT/
Mobile Vaccine Monitor (Intel IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/C903/I2VRB45T/FOYC903I2VRB45T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/C903/I2VRB45T/FOYC903I2VRB45T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOY/C903/I2VRB45T/FOYC903I2VRB45T.SMALL.jpg kajarigd Project overview: Often this is applicable to under developed (N.Africa) and developing nations (like India) where the vaccines storage environment (temperature) tracking is a big problem. When the environment is not optimal(temperature is not within the expected range), the efficacy of these va...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:02:18 PST
Altoids projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/AWC9/I22IQDD3/F2PAWC9I22IQDD3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/AWC9/I22IQDD3/F2PAWC9I22IQDD3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/AWC9/I22IQDD3/F2PAWC9I22IQDD3.SMALL.jpg ibenkos here is some awesome Altoids tin projects! I hope you like them Wireless Altoids Display Altoids USB Condenser Microphone Altoids Tin Portable Breadboard with Power Supply Altoids Tin USB Hub Arduino and battery pack in Altoids tins Altoids Wireless Pocket Mouse
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 15:06:32 PST
Buzz Wire Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Buzz-Wire-Kit/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:04:57 PDT
How to Solder Your fumeFan PCB KIT / Any PCB KIT http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-Your-fumeFan-PCB-KIT/
How to Solder Your fumeFan PCB KIT / Any PCB KIT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RTSE/I1VZ50CB/FY5RTSEI1VZ50CB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RTSE/I1VZ50CB/FY5RTSEI1VZ50CB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/RTSE/I1VZ50CB/FY5RTSEI1VZ50CB.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma You probably are one of the amazing people who supported our Kickstarter campaign - The fumeFan. If you missed the campaign you can find more about the fumeFan on maketechnics.com.This instructable describes how to solder the PCB KIT for the motor speed control circuit used in the fumeFan soldering ...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:33:21 PDT
How to make Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Google-Cardboard/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 04:03:26 PDT
Intel IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/CS83/HZCJ78VY/F5KCS83HZCJ78VY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/CS83/HZCJ78VY/F5KCS83HZCJ78VY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/CS83/HZCJ78VY/F5KCS83HZCJ78VY.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura We've partnered with Intel to create an Internet of Things hub which brings you the best, innovative Instructables that connect your things to the web to make them smart devices.Learn More:Intel® IoT Zone Get Started Guides Intel® IoT Roadshow Pointillist Painting Robot Arm Bike Buddy S...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:18:59 PDT
Box Monster! http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Monster/
Box Monster! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/204Q/I1NVDK0J/FEH204QI1NVDK0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/204Q/I1NVDK0J/FEH204QI1NVDK0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/204Q/I1NVDK0J/FEH204QI1NVDK0J.SMALL.jpg JColvin91 Hello there! As I have worked on a bunch of projects over the years, I was surprised to learn that some of the projects that I enjoyed the most were simple projects. There's nothing fancy or terribly clever about them, just a box that opens and closes on its own. With a monster face on the cover.Sin...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:09:21 PDT
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library and then using it to create a Simon Says game. We’ll be using a capacitive start button and three capacitive buttons for our game.You will need:St...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Static Sound! Make crowds dance with the DIY Speaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/Static-Sound-Make-crowds-dance-with-the-DIY-Speake/
Static Sound! Make crowds dance with the DIY Speaker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/SA4W/I1FQ9EE4/FBWSA4WI1FQ9EE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/SA4W/I1FQ9EE4/FBWSA4WI1FQ9EE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/SA4W/I1FQ9EE4/FBWSA4WI1FQ9EE4.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Using polystyrene balls and static electricity you can create crowds that dance! What you will need:DIY SpeakerA balloon Hair Polystyrene ballsMusic! Create static Stick the exciter of the DIY Speaker to the balloon, and then rub your hair all over the balloon to create static for the polystyren...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:05:21 PDT
DIY Steering Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Steering-Wheel/
DIY Steering Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/EVEW/I0UTRTVW/FDBEVEWI0UTRTVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/EVEW/I0UTRTVW/FDBEVEWI0UTRTVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/EVEW/I0UTRTVW/FDBEVEWI0UTRTVW.SMALL.jpg apoorv7156 DIY STEERING WHEELIntroductionHello friends this is my first intractable project which I would like to share with you.I play lot of games ,recently I installed formula one 2013 (racing game) when I started playing that games I co...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 03:01:39 PDT
DoDo VR wear http://www.instructables.com/id/DoDo-VR-wear/
DoDo VR wear - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/GLSA/I0R0YHOO/F3BGLSAI0R0YHOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/GLSA/I0R0YHOO/F3BGLSAI0R0YHOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/GLSA/I0R0YHOO/F3BGLSAI0R0YHOO.SMALL.jpg arunmag Feeling Pain which using google cardboard??try this simple method so you dont have to use you hand to see through the augment reality stuff Things Needed 1. Google cardboard or dodocase vr Kit2.scissors3.some nice soft cardboard4. pen/marker5.stapler or walcro or any thing u can fix the cardboard...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 22:04:59 PDT
DIY Speaker - Make your own salt shaker! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Speaker-Make-your-own-salt-shaker/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:14:25 PDT
Automatic fish feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-feeder/
Automatic fish feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/1LA4/I0LDRQSV/FU81LA4I0LDRQSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/1LA4/I0LDRQSV/FU81LA4I0LDRQSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/1LA4/I0LDRQSV/FU81LA4I0LDRQSV.SMALL.jpg emsatalo When you are in your home and no one to care for your fish, you can rely on homemade fish feeder. The production takes approximately 3 hours, about 2 hours for the mechanical part and 1 hour for the electronics. Also you will not overfeed your fish or leave them hungry. Suitable for people with busy...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:53:10 PDT
LushOne Modular Synth Laser Cut Case http://www.instructables.com/id/LushOne-Modular-Synth-Laser-Cut-Case/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:49:28 PDT
How to create your own capacitive touch airplane with electro dough! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-your-own-capacitive-touch-airplane-w/
How to create your own capacitive touch airplane with electro dough! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6O0D/HZMJ1JGU/FNW6O0DHZMJ1JGU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6O0D/HZMJ1JGU/FNW6O0DHZMJ1JGU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/6O0D/HZMJ1JGU/FNW6O0DHZMJ1JGU.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library.You will need:Start Arduino KitInside your Start Arduino Kit you will find:Jumper Wires8 x LED1 x 1M resistorAlso, download CapSense Arduino Libra...
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 09:02:54 PDT
555 Timer : Universal PWM Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/555-Timer-Universal-PWM-Controller/
555 Timer : Universal PWM Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WH4E/HYLDRJR0/FTAWH4EHYLDRJR0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WH4E/HYLDRJR0/FTAWH4EHYLDRJR0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/WH4E/HYLDRJR0/FTAWH4EHYLDRJR0.SMALL.jpg jacktrow Please visit my Kickstarter to purchase the assembled board or kit :https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/jackt/univers...Within this instructable the 555 timer is used to create a variable PWM signal that can be varied from ~5% to ~95% of the power supplied using a variable resistor.PWM is a techniq...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 15:52:00 PDT
Support and audio amplifier for ipod 3G http://www.instructables.com/id/Support-and-audio-amplifier-for-ipod-3G/
Support and audio amplifier for ipod 3G - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KEUK/HYJY3BFW/F1BKEUKHYJY3BFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KEUK/HYJY3BFW/F1BKEUKHYJY3BFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/KEUK/HYJY3BFW/F1BKEUKHYJY3BFW.SMALL.jpg PapiD Je vous Présente le Soutien et l'amplificateur audio. très agréable. il may Être portable. Regarder le tutoriel A la recherche d'Une boîte de cassette audioPUIS Vous retirez le Couvercle et la cassette de Drilling and gluing Alors Vous Prenez votre câble de l'iPod Qué Vous déposez sur la boît...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 17:47:17 PDT
littleBits Mini Conveyor Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Mini-Conveyor-Belt/
littleBits Mini Conveyor Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SEWO/HY9Y6DNS/FBCSEWOHY9Y6DNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SEWO/HY9Y6DNS/FBCSEWOHY9Y6DNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/SEWO/HY9Y6DNS/FBCSEWOHY9Y6DNS.SMALL.jpg mkchronos During our littleBits Instructable Build Night here at the Tampa Hackerspace in Florida, we let some of our younger members take over and show us what they could do. One such project, which was a mini conveyor belt, was from two young gentlemen, Andy Gatza (12) and Archishmaan Peyyety (11). Tools ...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:45:21 PDT