Instructables: exploring - technology - reuse - led - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:04:24 PDT BLOX v1.01 IKEA Hack: Solar Powered Bike Light http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hack-Solar-Powered-Bike-Light/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:07:17 PDT
CARDBOARD SOLAR LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/CARDBOARD-SOLAR-LAMP/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 10:16:48 PDT
Hack a Mag-Lite torch into a rechargeable led torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-simple-old-Mag-Lite-torch-into-a-cool-longl/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 03:38:57 PST
Solar-Powered Interior Mailbox Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Interior-Mailbox-Light/
Solar-Powered Interior Mailbox Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/YDAI/HPXFRVGA/FGJYDAIHPXFRVGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/YDAI/HPXFRVGA/FGJYDAIHPXFRVGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/YDAI/HPXFRVGA/FGJYDAIHPXFRVGA.SMALL.jpg rtech My wife recently ran over one of our cheap solar lights and demolished it. The electronics were still intact and operable, so I decided to tackle a little project I conjured up a couple of weeks ago. This project re-uses the electronics from a battery-powered, solar-charged outdoor light and adapts...
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 14:19:01 PST
Solar Tree Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Tree-Lights/
Solar Tree Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/47KK/HF23PTW2/F7Z47KKHF23PTW2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/47KK/HF23PTW2/F7Z47KKHF23PTW2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Z/47KK/HF23PTW2/F7Z47KKHF23PTW2.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker This Instructable shows how to turn solar powered pathway lights into solar powered tree lights. It's not always convenient or safe to to run AC extension cords all over the garden to power lighted decorations. Solar powered lights carry their own power source with them and can be hung anywhere they...
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Wed, 3 Apr 2013 18:38:56 PDT
Things to do with a old computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-to-do-with-a-old-computer/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2009 13:46:04 PST
Cyborg zombie evolution http://www.instructables.com/id/Cyborg-zombie-feeding-on-quotdeadquot-batterie/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2008 13:22:38 PST