Instructables: exploring - technology - laptops - notebook http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:43:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Keep your laptop cool with kitchen items http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-your-laptop-cool-with-kitchen-items/
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By: Todd Gehris

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 12:49:54 PDT
Replacing notebook rubber feet with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-notebook-rubber-feet-with-Sugru/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/89A4/HJGE8PHV/FRH89A4HJGE8PHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/89A4/HJGE8PHV/FRH89A4HJGE8PHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/89A4/HJGE8PHV/FRH89A4HJGE8PHV.SMALL.jpg hackbp A guy in our hackerspace lost some of those little rubber feet that kept the distance between his notebook and the desk to allow for effective cooling. He used red Sugru to create new ones that stuck to the proper place and kept the notebook in level.
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 02:23:17 PDT
The first selfmade and published yoga convertible tablet/ laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/The-first-self-made-and-published-CONVERTIBLE-TABL/
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 04:11:12 PDT
Disassembling ASUS k72 series http://www.instructables.com/id/Disassembling-ASUS-k72-series/
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Wed, 6 Feb 2013 15:50:59 PST
How to repair HP dv6 notebook power adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-HP-dv6-notebook-power-adapter/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2012 16:00:49 PST
netbookbook http://www.instructables.com/id/netbookbook/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2011 13:13:14 PDT
How to make a virtual machine of Linux on Windows using VirtualBox http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-virtual-machine-of-Linux-on-Windows-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/29W6/GRKEAU54/FYK29W6GRKEAU54.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/29W6/GRKEAU54/FYK29W6GRKEAU54.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/29W6/GRKEAU54/FYK29W6GRKEAU54.SMALL.jpg iampiggywiggy This video will teach you on how to make a virtual machine for your notebook by using VirtualBox. Please tell if this video was good or not. :D By the way, this video was created for the fulfillment of our group's requirements in a computer-related subject. :) Machine Project in BASICON(Basic Co...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2011 18:33:44 PDT
Portable 12V notebook stand workstation for garage or shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-12V-notebook-workstation-for-garage-or-sh/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2011 20:46:37 PDT
How to Stop Your Laptop Overheating http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stop-Your-Laptop-Overheating/
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 13:43:32 PDT
Homemade notebook stand with drawer and a laptop cooling http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-notebook-stand-with-drawer-and-a-laptop-c/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/2I0A/GJ28307I/FDZ2I0AGJ28307I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/2I0A/GJ28307I/FDZ2I0AGJ28307I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/2I0A/GJ28307I/FDZ2I0AGJ28307I.SMALL.jpg yachtsman Notebook stand with drawer and a laptop cooling
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Wed, 19 Jan 2011 07:19:49 PST
Diy notebook cooling device in 5 minutes (or less) http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-notebook-cooling-device-in-5-minutes-or-less/
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Thu, 9 Dec 2010 14:04:55 PST
PVC Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Laptop-Stands/
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Sat, 6 Nov 2010 10:55:38 PDT
Keep your laptop cool! http://www.instructables.com/id/Keep-your-laptop-cool/
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Fri, 13 Aug 2010 12:27:30 PDT
How I built an inexpensive laptop tray for my truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-built-an-inexpensive-laptop-tray-for-my-truc/
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 19:07:23 PDT
Laminate Your Laptop Labels http://www.instructables.com/id/Laminate-Your-Laptop-Labels/
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Wed, 21 Jul 2010 06:19:04 PDT
Easy way to personalize your laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-way-to-personalize-your-laptop/
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Fri, 21 May 2010 08:17:36 PDT
Another laptop stand (otro soporte para notebook) http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-laptop-stand-otro-soporte-para-notebook/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2009 07:17:24 PST
How to Make A Cool Laptop Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-A-Cool-Laptop-Bag-Video/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/0NH4/FEVNTHQU/F0U0NH4FEVNTHQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/0NH4/FEVNTHQU/F0U0NH4FEVNTHQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/0NH4/FEVNTHQU/F0U0NH4FEVNTHQU.SMALL.jpg giannyl another way to recycle your old jeans
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Thu, 10 Apr 2008 21:49:57 PDT