Instructables: exploring - technology - reuse - recycled http://www.instructables.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:41:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cheap, Quick Motorized Glider - Solar Charged! http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Paper-Airplane-From-Recycled-Materials-S/
Cheap, Quick Motorized Glider - Solar Charged! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/FFBG/HY12GINZ/FX4FFBGHY12GINZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/FFBG/HY12GINZ/FX4FFBGHY12GINZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/FFBG/HY12GINZ/FX4FFBGHY12GINZ.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 How to make an electric powered glider that is charged by a solar panel.This Instructable is temporarily down until the components needed for v.2 arrive in the mail.I've ordered a more serious propeller and motor off of eBay, when it comes in the mail I will update the design and update the instruct...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:42:05 PDT
Diy E-cigarette http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-friendly-diy-e-cigarette/
Diy E-cigarette - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/HG2T/HW380YRT/FOBHG2THW380YRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/HG2T/HW380YRT/FOBHG2THW380YRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/HG2T/HW380YRT/FOBHG2THW380YRT.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to build your own electronic cigarette at little to no cost by recycling electronics, salvaging components, and obtaining free samples. Gather tools and parts needed Gather all the tools and materials you will need for this project. materials as follows:Te...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 06:51:25 PDT
hard drive clock: the easiest way ! http://www.instructables.com/id/hard-drive-clock-the-easiest-way-/
hard drive clock: the easiest way ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U8BZ/HUY49U7K/FJBU8BZHUY49U7K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U8BZ/HUY49U7K/FJBU8BZHUY49U7K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/U8BZ/HUY49U7K/FJBU8BZHUY49U7K.SMALL.jpg nemo13 You want a hard drive clock on your desk ?You don't want to spend hours making it?You have a pocket watch?Okay !! you're already done ! Ok, you just need a hard drive, a paper clip and your pocket watch.You're done!visit me: www.nemo-geek-art.com
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Fri, 9 May 2014 03:26:09 PDT
Do A Dragon Fly ? http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-A-Dragon-Fly-/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 07:56:22 PDT
HDD Parts Tricycle http://www.instructables.com/id/HDD-Parts-Tricycle/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:28:27 PDT
simple cabinet led light with recycled power adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-cabinet-led-light-with-recycled-power-adapt/
simple cabinet led light with recycled power adaptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/U486/HRBNF0NJ/FYZU486HRBNF0NJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/U486/HRBNF0NJ/FYZU486HRBNF0NJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/U486/HRBNF0NJ/FYZU486HRBNF0NJ.SMALL.jpg zaksken Everyone has power adaptors that have no more use. From old laptops, portable phones and all sorts of portable machines. Don't throw them away !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Look for the 12volt and 9 volt adaptors. We can use these as power adaptors with 12 volt led light strips. what do we need ? ...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 12:05:43 PST
An Ornithopter http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Ornithopter/
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Tue, 14 May 2013 09:17:32 PDT
Homemade Custom Metal Objects From Recycled Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Custom-Metal-Objects-From-Recycled-Materi/
Homemade Custom Metal Objects From Recycled Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/LRPC/H2WEVZFJ/FR1LRPCH2WEVZFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/LRPC/H2WEVZFJ/FR1LRPCH2WEVZFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/LRPC/H2WEVZFJ/FR1LRPCH2WEVZFJ.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox This Instructable will cover two ways to form the objects being made. The pictures are from a variety of trial and error projects and won't match up but the steps are the same. Recently I got a solder suck (like a little turkey baster) after several months of desoldering old electronics for their co...
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Tue, 5 Jun 2012 04:43:22 PDT
Create A Recycled Custom Chess Set (really cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-A-Recycled-Custom-Chess-Set-really-cheap/
Create A Recycled Custom Chess Set (really cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/05O1/H1JUA143/FGG05O1H1JUA143.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/05O1/H1JUA143/FGG05O1H1JUA143.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/05O1/H1JUA143/FGG05O1H1JUA143.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox A while ago I made a custom chess set in 3DS MAX, but because I didn't have access to a 3D printer it never became a reality. Now after checking out Autodesk's new free  software I learned how I could make my funky chess set out of things I had around for free. This project is recyclable so its good...
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 11:23:39 PDT
copper wire chinese horoscope http://www.instructables.com/id/copper-wire-chinese-horoscope/
copper wire chinese horoscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BDUG/GXVNI5FH/F7SBDUGGXVNI5FH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BDUG/GXVNI5FH/F7SBDUGGXVNI5FH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7S/BDUG/GXVNI5FH/F7SBDUGGXVNI5FH.SMALL.jpg chicopluma The chinese horoscope animals made of recicled copper wire Materials I take that wire roll out my old microwave before disposing of it. And a straight nose plier. Spring It was pretty easy to make, just make a spring rolling the plier and pulling the wire so it take the shape of the plier. H...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 10:10:59 PST
Emergency Fan Power Unit (EFPU) http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Fan-Power-Unit-EFPU/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/FQ5B/GO5IG6XO/FS1FQ5BGO5IG6XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/FQ5B/GO5IG6XO/FS1FQ5BGO5IG6XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/FQ5B/GO5IG6XO/FS1FQ5BGO5IG6XO.SMALL.jpg MrJentis Hey guys. This is a cool fan project that I did in the summer of 2008 that I called the EFPU. It was built with the main purpose of serving as a backup system for personal cooling and as a night light in the event of a power failure which happens quite frequently especially during the night. Having ...
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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 20:07:33 PST
Another Benchtop Power Supply from PC Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Benchtop-Power-Supply-from-PC-Power-Supply/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2009 10:52:59 PDT
CD Landscape Border with Rainbow Projections http://www.instructables.com/id/CD-Landscape-Border-with-Rainbow-Projections/
CD Landscape Border with Rainbow Projections - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/X6XK/FYTCHR82/FU4X6XKFYTCHR82.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/X6XK/FYTCHR82/FU4X6XKFYTCHR82.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/X6XK/FYTCHR82/FU4X6XKFYTCHR82.SMALL.jpg edamommy Why buy those expensive plastic landscape borders when you can make your own for free, recycle old cds and get the coolest side bennie in the process. Start collecting CDs! 1. Collect all of your old CDs and ask friends to help you out. I use old data CDs, promo CDs from online services, scratch...
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Thu, 17 Sep 2009 06:19:28 PDT
Air Tire Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/Tyre-Pump/
Air Tire Pump - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/1093/FTO53STS/FGS1093FTO53STS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/1093/FTO53STS/FGS1093FTO53STS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/1093/FTO53STS/FGS1093FTO53STS.SMALL.jpg Johhny This Instructable is mainly made of scrap materials and cost me about $20 Australian dollars from my local bloke hardware for those 'few extra bits'. The principle of this design is a tyre is used as the bladder and this is moved up and down via a crank (hand driven in my case with the option to be...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2009 13:23:09 PDT
Geek Bag - 101 uses for a dead keyboard part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-Bag-101-uses-for-a-dead-keyboard-part-1/
Geek Bag - 101 uses for a dead keyboard part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/JDD2/FRJIV1HY/F9SJDD2FRJIV1HY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/JDD2/FRJIV1HY/F9SJDD2FRJIV1HY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/JDD2/FRJIV1HY/F9SJDD2FRJIV1HY.SMALL.jpg greensteam OK, there probably aren't actually 101 totally different uses for a dead keyboard but we will see how far we get. Our local Geek Central - "The Electron Club" ( http://carrierdetect.com/?cat=23 ) - in Glasgow has provided me with a crate of dead keyboards in preparation for the workshops at the upc...
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