Instructables: exploring - technology - remote-control - control - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:41:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Complete Guide to Building Your First RC Foamboard Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-Guide-to-Building-Your-First-DIY-RC-Foamb/
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By: FoamboardRC

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:55:09 PDT
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Paper-Tank-Bring-your-3D-models-to-life/
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria Bring your 3D models to life! In this instructable we will custom make a remotely controlled tank. We will infuse paper-craft with an arduino based system. This tank will be controlled on a android based phone though a bluetooth connection. I've strived to create something with a pleasing fit and fi...
By: alstroemeria

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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 22:39:29 PDT
Build Your Own Eco-Quad Copter from Reused and Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Eco-Quad-Copter-from-Reused-and-Rec/
Build Your Own Eco-Quad Copter from Reused and Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/W5PK/HIUX9V1X/FOMW5PKHIUX9V1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/W5PK/HIUX9V1X/FOMW5PKHIUX9V1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/W5PK/HIUX9V1X/FOMW5PKHIUX9V1X.SMALL.jpg KT-AZ      As a student enrolled in an academic, technical high school, I have been exposed to many aspects of technology, including engineering, vehicle design, and electronics. However my area of focus is currently law, public safety and government policy. With the frequency of drones in the media, I ha...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:33:10 PDT
RC Hovercraft Everyone Can Build! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hovercraft-Everyone-Can-Build/
RC Hovercraft Everyone Can Build! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SMALL.jpg benmurton Hovercrafts are a great little project for those looking for something a little unusual. This is made out of materials you would find lying round home plus a couple of cheap easy to get electronics if you don't already have them. This hovercraft is capable of going over water, ice, snow, short grass...
By: benmurton

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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 01:30:11 PDT
Wireless Air Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Air-Horn/
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By: jdsachems19

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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 17:30:38 PDT
How to make a RC Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Hovercraft/
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 07:01:27 PDT
Pulse Jet Powered RC Ice Racer! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pulse-Jet-Powered-RC-Ice-Racer/
Pulse Jet Powered RC Ice Racer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/BS3G/HAVGJZCP/FY4BS3GHAVGJZCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/BS3G/HAVGJZCP/FY4BS3GHAVGJZCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/BS3G/HAVGJZCP/FY4BS3GHAVGJZCP.SMALL.jpg Evan2010 Normal remote control cars, planes, boats and RC whatever are boring. This Instructable is on how to make a pulse jet powered ice racer! This is a very unique loud and dangerous RC vehicle that you could build in about one day with the right materials and tools and a little experience with pulse jet...
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Thu, 14 Feb 2013 11:20:23 PST
Control 2 Servo motors with a standard remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-2-Servo-motors-with-a-standard-remote/
Control 2 Servo motors with a standard remote - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2WRP/H5ENPT5Q/FM62WRPH5ENPT5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2WRP/H5ENPT5Q/FM62WRPH5ENPT5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/2WRP/H5ENPT5Q/FM62WRPH5ENPT5Q.SMALL.jpg jimeer01 This is a project to control two servo motors by using a standard remote control. It can form the bases for other projects and also the remote can control other items. As you will have full control of the program it is up to you. This is a competed project running stand alone. The IC has been pr...
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Sat, 4 Aug 2012 09:25:04 PDT
How to repair an Xbox Remote Control - Decoupling Capacitor Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-repair-an-Xbox-Remote-Control-Decoupling-/
How to repair an Xbox Remote Control - Decoupling Capacitor Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TPZN/H5405VU3/FO5TPZNH5405VU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TPZN/H5405VU3/FO5TPZNH5405VU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TPZN/H5405VU3/FO5TPZNH5405VU3.SMALL.jpg chaoticandrandom This instructable is written in response to having a broken Xbox Remote Control. The symptoms are that the remote seems to fire OK. When i point the remote at a  TV receiver just for test purposes, I can see a red LED flashing on the receiver set but when pointing the remote towards the Xbox receiv...
By: chaoticandrandom

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Fri, 27 Jul 2012 11:37:16 PDT
Nano Air Swimmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Nano-Air-Swimmer/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 10:06:54 PST
Beginners Guide to Radio Control Airplanes http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-to-Radio-Control-Airplanes/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2009 23:00:16 PDT
Remote Control Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Power-Strip/
Remote Control Power Strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/4OI9/FQ2DZ1US/FB24OI9FQ2DZ1US.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/4OI9/FQ2DZ1US/FB24OI9FQ2DZ1US.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/4OI9/FQ2DZ1US/FB24OI9FQ2DZ1US.SMALL.jpg jwad650 Ever wanted to instantly turn off any light or appliance from afar? Tired of bending over to unplug cool x-mas lights in your dorm room? Me too! This instructable will show you how to make a remote control power strip so you can control any socket, from across a room with the touch of a button! W...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2009 14:24:59 PST
Transform a cheap RC Transmitter with Custom Firmware http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-cheap-RC-Transmitter-with-Custom-Firmw/
Transform a cheap RC Transmitter with Custom Firmware - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/CHF0/GOHMB91R/FMZCHF0GOHMB91R.SMALL.jpg hivoltage The Turnigy 9x is a cheap Chinese radio transmitter widely sold by hobby king and other retailers under a variety of names. This is a computerized radio transmitter and is already a great deal for the price ($53 currently) and pretty capable if you can figure out how to use the stock firmware. The m...
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Tue, 7 Jun 2011 12:52:59 PDT
Build a "Warp", a full-contact combat RC aircraft. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-%22Warp%22%2c-a-full-contact-combat-RC-aircraft./
Build a "Warp", a full-contact combat RC aircraft. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/HKJ6/F1L8W012/FQUHKJ6F1L8W012.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/HKJ6/F1L8W012/FQUHKJ6F1L8W012.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/HKJ6/F1L8W012/FQUHKJ6F1L8W012.SMALL.jpg Don H. Some of the guys at the local RC club (Brindlee Mountain RC Club) and other clubs around the North Alabama area have designed a plane for full contact combat flying. The whole object is to bump/crash into the other guy(s) and have their plane hit the ground before yours does. The current Warp has ev...
By: Don H.

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Sat, 12 May 2007 19:14:58 PDT
Fireworks Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Fireworks-Controller/
Fireworks Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/2FL0/FU6LWB5K/FPF2FL0FU6LWB5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/2FL0/FU6LWB5K/FPF2FL0FU6LWB5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/2FL0/FU6LWB5K/FPF2FL0FU6LWB5K.SMALL.jpg systemf92 This instructable is on a 12 channel fireworks controller that I built during the summer. It was a lot of fun to build, and is a blast (pardon the pun) to operate! I couldn't find a good quality instructable on building a complete fireworks controller like this one, so I decided to write my own. DI...
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Mon, 4 May 2009 11:25:04 PDT
Bungee Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Greenest-Way-to-Fly-RC/
Bungee Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/SIRD/FS8RCLZ1/F7ASIRDFS8RCLZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/SIRD/FS8RCLZ1/F7ASIRDFS8RCLZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/SIRD/FS8RCLZ1/F7ASIRDFS8RCLZ1.SMALL.jpg Frivolous Engineering This is a how-to on building a Bungee or Highstart Launcher for model gliders: no gas or electric motors are used just a re-usable length of rubber tubing and some fishing line. And it's very inexpensive too: less than 30 bucks for a small set up. I use this to launch my six foot wing-span model...
By: Frivolous Engineering

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Fri, 20 Mar 2009 08:22:58 PDT
R/C Duck Decoy-Camera Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Duck-Cam-Decoy/
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By: Roadstar

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Sat, 30 Jun 2007 21:50:35 PDT