Instructables: exploring - technology - tools http://www.instructables.com Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:43:12 PST BLOX v1.01 0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? http://www.instructables.com/id/05mm-Precision-Solder-Dispenser-or-Solder-Doodling/
0.5mm Precision Solder Pencil... or Got Lead? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Y/GY3E/I55MXDZ3/F5YGY3EI55MXDZ3.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Good afternoon all Makers, Tinkers, and Hackers. This is going to be a quick little tip to help you out with thin gauge solder. I like thin solder as it is easier to work with, but alas I have been given large hands. So I was thinking up a solution to keep solder close to my work piece, with a ...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:48:55 PST
SATT Pro Tip #1: Google Image Search http://www.instructables.com/id/SATT-Pro-Tip-1-Google-Image-Search/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:42:19 PST
NEMA-17 Peristaltic Pump http://www.instructables.com/id/NEMA-17-Peristaltic-Pump/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:28:16 PST
Rotary http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotary/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MNOG/I50XI6S4/FJBMNOGI50XI6S4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MNOG/I50XI6S4/FJBMNOGI50XI6S4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/MNOG/I50XI6S4/FJBMNOGI50XI6S4.SMALL.jpg maKACS Tips and tricks, ideas, improvements, accessories, attechments for (Dremel like) rotary tools. Rotary tool WOODSLAB!!! One of the simplest tool holder. Garbage Can Dremel Router Table Table Mini-Tablesaw / Router / Shaper for Dremel rotary tool PCB Drill Press Using Salvaged Door Hinges...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:03:18 PST
Emission Designators Learning - MIL http://www.instructables.com/id/Emission-Designators-Learning-MIL/
Emission Designators Learning - MIL - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ZVOB/I4XP4OVE/FPXZVOBI4XP4OVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ZVOB/I4XP4OVE/FPXZVOBI4XP4OVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ZVOB/I4XP4OVE/FPXZVOBI4XP4OVE.SMALL.jpg AaronW7 On my last Deployment to Iraq, I went to a crash course class on Spectrum Management for terrestrial frequency engineering. An important component missing from the class was how to determine the Emission Designator codes using FCC guidelines. Normally, this is not an issue in the military because a...
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:07:45 PST
Create a PCB directly from a Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-PCB-directly-from-a-Breadboard/
Create a PCB directly from a Breadboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/VI7Q/I4UNNXST/FS5VI7QI4UNNXST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/VI7Q/I4UNNXST/FS5VI7QI4UNNXST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS5/VI7Q/I4UNNXST/FS5VI7QI4UNNXST.SMALL.jpg JamesCaska The electronic Breadboard is perhaps the most popular way to prototype and test out electronic DIY circuits. Conceptually the Breadboard is very hands on and you can make things work without having to learn any software but eventually there comes a time when you want your electronic project in a per...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 08:45:57 PST
D.I.Y Card Electric door lock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electronic-door-locks/
D.I.Y Card Electric door lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0X2K/I4PHHMS2/F4W0X2KI4PHHMS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0X2K/I4PHHMS2/F4W0X2KI4PHHMS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/0X2K/I4PHHMS2/F4W0X2KI4PHHMS2.SMALL.jpg eric dirgahayu Sometimes a lot of valuables, or simply our favorite stuff stored in your private room . and there were only family members or strangers who bother it. Dont worry , because you can make your electric door lock for your room. No need to pay expensive, because it is made from unused item. https:...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 07:33:15 PST
Mechanics http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanics/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK2/IH2B/I4O22CBP/FK2IH2BI4O22CBP.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK2/IH2B/I4O22CBP/FK2IH2BI4O22CBP.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FK2/IH2B/I4O22CBP/FK2IH2BI4O22CBP.SMALL.jpg nooniensoong Mini Metal Lathe Plastic injection molding and extruding Inexpensive Soft Metal Bending Tool Homemade Mini Bend Brake Easy to make bending press brake with flexible hinge
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:43:03 PST
Grabbing a RF433 signal with a buspirate v.3.6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Grabbing-a-RF433-signal-with-a-buspirate-v36/
Grabbing a RF433 signal with a buspirate v.3.6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/VUAI/I4IDAT41/F0CVUAII4IDAT41.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/VUAI/I4IDAT41/F0CVUAII4IDAT41.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/VUAI/I4IDAT41/F0CVUAII4IDAT41.SMALL.jpg ppillonn I have decided to break my attempts at cheap home automation into a couple different instructables. I ran into a lot of issues trying to receive and decode the RF signals so I figured that would be a good place to start. I ended up using a basic RF 433 receiver that I purchased of ebay for a couple ...
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 09:23:01 PST
Batch Calculator http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Calculator-2/
Batch Calculator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7S7W/I4ID7Y3H/FID7S7WI4ID7Y3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7S7W/I4ID7Y3H/FID7S7WI4ID7Y3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/7S7W/I4ID7Y3H/FID7S7WI4ID7Y3H.SMALL.jpg FivosC Hello,Here I want to give you the latest version of my batch calculatorCopy this and save as -calculator-.bat@echo offecho.:topclsecho Write down your arithmetical problem:echo.set p/ sum=set a/ Value=%sum%echo %Value%pause nulgoto top
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 05:19:57 PST
3D Dog Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Dog-Sculptures/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 17:06:59 PST
Wire cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-cutter/
Wire cutter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MN8S/I49RRTL6/FWIMN8SI49RRTL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MN8S/I49RRTL6/FWIMN8SI49RRTL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MN8S/I49RRTL6/FWIMN8SI49RRTL6.SMALL.jpg abhay7040 EMERGENCY WIRE CUTTERa nail cutter could be used to cut wires easily and preciselyit could also be used to peel off the coverit could mainly be used on wires with a smaller diameter because the bigger ones won't fit in the gap....
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:08:48 PST
Convert Decimal to Binary and Vice Versa http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Decimal-to-Binary-and-Vice-Versa/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:23:22 PST
Lithium upgrade to 18v Black and Decker Single Source battery pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Lithium-upgrade-to-18v-Black-and-Decker-Single-Sou/
Lithium upgrade to 18v Black and Decker Single Source battery pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/K4OW/I45HCLVJ/F6RK4OWI45HCLVJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/K4OW/I45HCLVJ/F6RK4OWI45HCLVJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/K4OW/I45HCLVJ/F6RK4OWI45HCLVJ.SMALL.jpg DavidN71 I have 2 Black and Decker line trimmers that uses their 18v nicad "Single Source" HPB18 battery pack. Inside are 15 sub-c nicads tab welded in series.The orange battery packs are the high capacity version, black is standard. Stay away from the hi-cap packs. They burn out easily. To get the higher ca...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 09:51:05 PST
How to protect against an EMP. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-protect-against-an-EMP/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 03:23:30 PST
Make an accurate stylus for touchscreens http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-accurate-stylus-for-touchscreens/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:09:11 PST
GPS DRAWING http://www.instructables.com/id/GPS-DRAWING/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:48:22 PST
DIY Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Supply/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:04:35 PST
Bending PMMA (Plexiglas) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-PMMA-plexiglass/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:10:31 PST
DIY Stencil for PCBs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Stencil-for-PCBs/
DIY Stencil for PCBs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/XQRI/I3PRNEWW/FHYXQRII3PRNEWW.SMALL.jpg jordantallent When you have been making circuit boards for projects, you will eventually find that through hole components are just too big to fit in a specific location that you want to put your project, whether it be in a case or stuffed behind an existing project. I have switched over to designing mostly sur...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:59:59 PST
How to make Connections at Pier 9 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Connections-at-Pier-9/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 17:30:32 PST
Flow Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Flow-Meter/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:21:52 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-Chiller-DIY-Frefrigerator/
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/08BQ/I3H4Q626/FNJ08BQI3H4Q626.SMALL.jpg keifeij78 Homemade Mini USB Fridge Chiller DIY Frefrigerator Peltier CoolerWhether you're in the office or in the study getting things done, this DIY mini USB fridge keeps your drinks cold and ready to go by your desk, letting you power through tasks without interruption, You can make it very cheap and easy,...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 06:41:08 PST
How to made Mini Wood Metal Lathe Very Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-made-Mini-Wood-Metal-Lathe-Very-Easy/
How to made Mini Wood Metal Lathe Very Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/45GE/I3B0DAKH/F8P45GEI3B0DAKH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/45GE/I3B0DAKH/F8P45GEI3B0DAKH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/45GE/I3B0DAKH/F8P45GEI3B0DAKH.SMALL.jpg chiesediytool How to made Mini Wood Metal Lathe Very Easy in homeMaterials: DIY Dynamic Tailstock DIY Dynamic Tailstock with Broken Battery Cordless Drill DIY Spindle Lathe Chucks Homemade Spindle Lathe Chucks and complette
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 06:45:59 PST
Homemade Wood Mini Lathe with Table Press Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Wood-Mini-Lathe-with-Table-Press-Drill/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 04:59:21 PST
Building the OpenKnit machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-the-Open-Knit-machine/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:37:35 PST
Barrel Incinerator http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-Incinerator/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:43:00 PST
Old broken radio converted to new site radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-broken-radio-converted-to-new-site-radio/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:56:51 PST
DIY cheep/safe heated water dish for pets http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheepsafe-heated-water-dish-for-pets/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:25:30 PST
hard drive spin coater http://www.instructables.com/id/spin-coater/
hard drive spin coater - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/4B0R/I2S6PLSM/FQR4B0RI2S6PLSM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/4B0R/I2S6PLSM/FQR4B0RI2S6PLSM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/4B0R/I2S6PLSM/FQR4B0RI2S6PLSM.SMALL.jpg seilgu A spin coater made from hard drives.A spin coater is used to coat a thin film on the substrate. Like a dip coater, commercially produced units are too expensive for the average people to buy, but the operating principle is very simple.People have tried to make spin coaters using computer fans, but c...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:03:12 PST
Things to build out of CD/DVD-Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-to-build-out-of-CDDVD-Drives/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTD/IYVE/I2R9XFO2/FTDIYVEI2R9XFO2.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTD/IYVE/I2R9XFO2/FTDIYVEI2R9XFO2.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTD/IYVE/I2R9XFO2/FTDIYVEI2R9XFO2.SMALL.jpg ianmcmill Putting old hardware to new use is a good thing. Especially if the outcome is over 9000 times cooler then it's original purpose. People have came up with really nice and innovative ideas. Notably Groovers Laser Engraver which is the forefather of all the DVD Laser Engraver, CNC machines and recently...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:55:20 PST
Spin Coat Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Spin-Coat-Machine/
Spin Coat Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/DRJA/I2P3TU50/FUHDRJAI2P3TU50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/DRJA/I2P3TU50/FUHDRJAI2P3TU50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/DRJA/I2P3TU50/FUHDRJAI2P3TU50.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 I thought I would upload this little spin coat machine I made. It is nothing fancy but it was cheap (free with parts laying around), easy, and very functional. It could be used for the purpose I made it which is spin coating TCO's on glass substrates, or other thin film applications (I will discuss ...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:15:50 PST
Studio hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Studio-hacks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/UJAN/I2P3SLF0/FI5UJANI2P3SLF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/UJAN/I2P3SLF0/FI5UJANI2P3SLF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/UJAN/I2P3SLF0/FI5UJANI2P3SLF0.SMALL.jpg DaleG1 Ideas for studio hacks, cable management etc. Make acoustic panels for your recording studio or home theater Lab tip for Power Connectors and Cables Tidying your peripheral cables Upcycled Component Organiser Computer Cable Management on the Cheap Network Cable hack Compute...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:27:57 PST
Decode Combination Locks http://www.instructables.com/id/Decode-Combination-Locks/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:12:49 PST
Developing Your Electronics/Science WorkSpace http://www.instructables.com/id/Developing-Your-ElectronicsScience-WorkSpace/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:53:45 PST
PCB plastic mask etching with CO2 laser http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-plastic-mask-etching-with-CO2-laser/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 03:52:23 PST
A DIY AFM Whokshop http://www.instructables.com/id/A-DIY-AFM-Whokshop/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:03:40 PST
Make Waterproof Prototypes [From Sheet Correx] http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Waterproof-Prototypes-From-Sheet-Correx/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:28:41 PST
WhiteHouse SnowFlake 2014 http://www.instructables.com/id/WhiteHouse-SnowFlake-2014/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:15:47 PST
hack to sharp science calc. http://www.instructables.com/id/hack-to-sharp-science-calc/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 20:58:04 PST
Make a Battery Protection Circuit (low voltage cut-off) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Battery-Protection-Circuit-low-voltage-cut-/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 12:56:50 PST
Motorized Plunge PCB Drill Using a USB Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-Plunge-PCB-Drill-Using-a-USB-Microscope/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 11:52:17 PST
Copy your keys with SUGRU http://www.instructables.com/id/Copy-your-door-keys-with-SUGRU/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:48:40 PDT
Cable Management System http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Management-System/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:43:22 PDT
Sugru Widgets (Magnetic Cable manager) http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Widgets-Magnetic-Cable-manager/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:01:30 PDT
Need a Light? Quick and Easy LED Courtesy Lighting. http://www.instructables.com/id/Need-a-Light-Quick-and-Easy-LED-Courtesy-Lighting/
Need a Light? Quick and Easy LED Courtesy Lighting. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/HI0M/I1SBBF96/FHXHI0MI1SBBF96.SMALL.jpg orlov127 A simple modern luxury that lights up your step when you open the door so you can see where you going before you enter your car. It also shuts off when you shut your door. Watch the tutorial alongside the instructable! Remove the Fuse for the Interior Dome Lights The first thing to begin this aw...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:32:15 PDT
Metal Etching With Baking Soda,DC Adapter and Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Etching-With-Baking-SodaDC-Adapter-and-Water/
Metal Etching With Baking Soda,DC Adapter and Water - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BVBS/I1MQ6DCU/FNABVBSI1MQ6DCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BVBS/I1MQ6DCU/FNABVBSI1MQ6DCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/BVBS/I1MQ6DCU/FNABVBSI1MQ6DCU.SMALL.jpg macobt Add me on Facebook (click LIKE on Facebook to add me)http://on.fb.me/1lHLtqCIf you want to make some image or logo to metal,you will do this with household items like bakind soda,DC adapter 12 volts,water,electric tape and small jar.Subscribe to my youtube channel page American Hacker:http://bit.ly/...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:08:40 PDT
batch custom launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/batch-custom-launcher/
batch custom launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N6RV/I1NUFQ62/FUYN6RVI1NUFQ62.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N6RV/I1NUFQ62/FUYN6RVI1NUFQ62.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/N6RV/I1NUFQ62/FUYN6RVI1NUFQ62.SMALL.jpg will4209 hello guys today im going to show you how to create a file launcher using a batch file it is pretty easy The coding is below... @echo offecho what file do you want to start set /p file=echo what file type is itset /p type=start %file%.%type% ...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:30:28 PDT
Car Battery Mig Welder http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Battery-Mig-Welder/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:45:03 PDT
How to make Electro Dough ( conductive and insulated ) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Electro-Dough-conductive-and-insulated/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:50:14 PDT