Instructables: exploring - technology - usb - usb http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:21:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Usb Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Switch/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:26:17 PDT
Broken usb thumb drive fix. Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-usb-thumb-drive-fix-Hack/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 15:25:07 PDT
Controlling LEDs over USB with VUSB http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-LEDs-over-USB-with-VUSB/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 14:59:11 PDT
Top secret: Control a hidden usb port with a magnet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-secret-Control-a-hidden-usb-port-with-a-magnet/
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Sun, 5 Oct 2014 07:42:39 PDT
SNES External Hard Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/SNES-External-Hard-Drive/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 18:14:35 PDT
Rechargable Flashlight PowerBank http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargable-Flashlight-PowerBank/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:28:51 PDT
USB Extender http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Extender/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:03:40 PDT
Cricket USB flashdrives http://www.instructables.com/id/Cricket-USB-flashdrives/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:51:10 PDT
Cuztomize Your USB/Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuztomize-Your-USBFlashdrive/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:33:35 PDT
Male to Male A to A USB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Male-to-Male-A-to-A-USB-Cable/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:12:54 PDT
Making a USB Condom http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Condom/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 03:44:13 PDT
Cool Usb Plug http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Usb-Plug/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 06:54:09 PDT
How to make a USB no-data charger cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-USB-no-data-charger-cable/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:20:57 PDT
Recovering Files from a Snapped US Flash Drive Repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Recovering-Files-from-a-Snapped-US-Flash-Drive-Rep/
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:44:22 PDT
Powerfull USB Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerfull-USB-Light/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:03:28 PDT
USB Real-Time Notification Device http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Real-Time-Notification-Device/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:27:01 PDT
Nerf Usb/Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-UsbFlashdrive/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:26:27 PDT
Hack together a powerful pocket USB charger. (6.6 amp hour battery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-together-a-powerful-pocket-USB-charger-66-amp/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:58 PDT
Portable USB Smartphone Charger V3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-USB-Smartphone-Charger-V3/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:54:47 PDT
Make your own USB headset http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-USB-headset/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:15:23 PDT
The Ultimate USB Backup Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-USB-Backup-Pack/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:56:02 PDT
Fix a broken Thumb-Drive USB connector http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broken-Thumb-Drive-USB-connector/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 23:28:43 PDT
usb waterproof perfect for summer http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-waterproof-perfect-for-summer/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 22:24:13 PDT
Noteu: USB Physical Notification Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Noteu-USB-Physical-Notification-Device/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 18:06:57 PDT
Make a Live USB to boot from a USB drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Live-USB-to-boot-from-a-USB-drive/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 19:44:39 PDT
usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-charger-2/
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:13:46 PDT
Design and build a portable USB charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-build-a-portable-USB-charger/
Design and build a portable USB charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SMALL.jpg crashzoom In this guide i will show you how to design and build a portable USB charger.Lets start.. Materials What you'll need:1) Project enclosure: 3.34"L x 1.96"W x 0.83"H.2) USB 0.9V-5V to 5V DC Boost Step-up Power Supply Module.3) 5V Micro USB 1A Lithium Battery Charging Board Charger Module.4) Wires.5...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 08:46:20 PDT
battery powered usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-powered-usb-charger-1/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:01:23 PDT
Acorn Electron USB keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Acorn-Electron-USB-keyboard/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 09:14:26 PDT
Homemade AIR Conditioner - Run on Batteries and USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AIR-Conditioner-Run-on-Batteries-and-USB/
Homemade AIR Conditioner - Run on Batteries and USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/VY46/HWE9TC6V/FVHVY46HWE9TC6V.SMALL.jpg macobt Hand made Air conditioner made of foam lunch box,dc 5 volt fan,4pcs AAA rechargeable batteries and some ice.This homemade conditioner can run on batteries and you can plug directly into any usb.Subscrizzzee to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobtMy blog:http://m...
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 11:30:11 PDT
USB OTG using a Female to Female adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-OTG-using-a-Female-to-Female-adapter/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 20:18:46 PDT
USB charger 9V http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-charger-9V/
USB charger 9V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/P3TZ/HW6SXXFV/FDUP3TZHW6SXXFV.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Easy make portable USB charger Need Need:Caselm7805 voltage regulatorbatery clip9V bateryUSBswitchplierssoldering ironglue gun Circuit It's so EASY!!! Fold Fold voltage regulator (lm7805) contacts Cut wires Cut wires from batery clip (4-5cm) Solder Solder 2 black wires (from batery cl...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 13:28:11 PDT
A Better ThinkPad USB Keyboard Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Better-ThinkPad-USB-Keyboard-Adapter/
A Better ThinkPad USB Keyboard Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1TXF/HW4OJFL2/FJN1TXFHW4OJFL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1TXF/HW4OJFL2/FJN1TXFHW4OJFL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1TXF/HW4OJFL2/FJN1TXFHW4OJFL2.SMALL.jpg rampadc When I first got started with microcontrollers, the one thing that I wanted to make the most was a USB adapter for my ThinkPad T60 keyboard. I've always enjoyed typing on my T60 keyboard and I would love to use it on all the laptops I may buy in the future. Since then, I started to develop two solut...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:36:57 PDT
USB power source hack http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-power-source-hack/
USB power source hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/YX8K/HVXC1VQN/FAKYX8KHVXC1VQN.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everyone,in this instructable i will be sharing with you one of my favorite things to do; hacking a usb port to use with my plant arms or shelves. i recommend this to anyone who is working with low power electronics/applications. its totally free and globally accepted, a perfect traveling comp...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:39:30 PDT
Stripy USB/headphone Wire http://www.instructables.com/id/Stripy-USBheadphone-Wire/
Stripy USB/headphone Wire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/3PHH/HUYLTZGR/F2G3PHHHUYLTZGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/3PHH/HUYLTZGR/F2G3PHHHUYLTZGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/3PHH/HUYLTZGR/F2G3PHHHUYLTZGR.SMALL.jpg jenise2000 What You Need •wire (i used the usb cable for my iPod)•masking tape•some nail varnish Tape Decide where you want a stripe and put masking tape around it. Do that for the whole wire and then tape the end to the edge of a table. Paint It Paint each section with nail varnish. Done When its...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 12:42:18 PDT
Dollar Bill USB Flash Drive Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Bill-USB-Flash-Drive-Case/
Dollar Bill USB Flash Drive Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/Y66S/HUWMEA9X/FQXY66SHUWMEA9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/Y66S/HUWMEA9X/FQXY66SHUWMEA9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/Y66S/HUWMEA9X/FQXY66SHUWMEA9X.SMALL.jpg Chad Baxter In this instructable you will learn how to make a sleek new Flash Drive case out of a US Dollar bill in just ten easy steps.Disclaimer:For this tutorial we will use a Sandisk Cruzer, if you have any type of Sandisk Flash Drive, this tutorial should work for you. Modifying any electronic device inclu...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 18:43:15 PDT
FTDI USB Adapter Based DMX Transmitter With Isolation http://www.instructables.com/id/FTDI-USB-Adapter-Based-DMX-Transmitter-With-Isolat/
FTDI USB Adapter Based DMX Transmitter With Isolation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/7HIL/HFD1JMRB/F8M7HILHFD1JMRB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/7HIL/HFD1JMRB/F8M7HILHFD1JMRB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8M/7HIL/HFD1JMRB/F8M7HILHFD1JMRB.SMALL.jpg ChromationSystems Discovered by accident, when I had a FTDI USB to Serial adapter plugged in while using a DMX program and noticed that it was seen as an Enttec DMX USB transmitter device. After some research on the topic, I started with a simple SN75176 with a female DMX receptacle, it worked well so I developed thi...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 10:57:03 PDT
Weirdest USB Flash Drive Ever http://www.instructables.com/id/Weirdest-USB-Flash-Drive-Ever/
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Sat, 3 May 2014 09:48:34 PDT
Hacking the $ store lamp into a usb lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-the-store-lamp-into-a-usb-lamp/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:06:29 PDT
USB powered fluorescent lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-fluorescent-lamp/
USB powered fluorescent lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZM4E/HUJRMI43/FG8ZM4EHUJRMI43.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZM4E/HUJRMI43/FG8ZM4EHUJRMI43.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG8/ZM4E/HUJRMI43/FG8ZM4EHUJRMI43.SMALL.jpg gruban it is a cool project which we can run a fluorescent bulb in low voltage Things we need 1.USB cable2.fluorescent bulb3.circuit (from old rechargeable lamp)4.wires Circuit It is a circuit which i got it from old rechargeable lamp ,which can run the fluorescent bulb in low voltage. This circu...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:43:52 PDT
Hanging Plant Shelf - usb/solar powered DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/plant-shelf-version-10/
Hanging Plant Shelf - usb/solar powered DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X8RO/HVKUI4ME/FL7X8ROHVKUI4ME.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X8RO/HVKUI4ME/FL7X8ROHVKUI4ME.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/X8RO/HVKUI4ME/FL7X8ROHVKUI4ME.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz new design; The Plant Shelfnew design; The Plant Arm please check out my other designs @ http://www.instructables.com/member/0bios0/ peace to all... youtube video in action: again the idea is to grow plants anywhere, anytime - turn those dark windowless office spaces, or apartment buildings into...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:47:12 PDT
USB powered LED grow light http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-powered-LED-plant-light/
USB powered LED grow light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/SED9/HXLD5SBT/FOZSED9HXLD5SBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/SED9/HXLD5SBT/FOZSED9HXLD5SBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/SED9/HXLD5SBT/FOZSED9HXLD5SBT.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz new design; The Plant Shelfnew design; The Plant Arm hello world, ( remember to check out new prototype uploads on my profile ) my first instructable over here, so please bare with me. last week i really got into basic electronics/circuit boards and especially LED lights, powering them via usb/bat...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 15:57:01 PDT
Auto Hacking USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Hacking-USB-1/
Auto Hacking USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/5SIX/HTTFT2W6/FBD5SIXHTTFT2W6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/5SIX/HTTFT2W6/FBD5SIXHTTFT2W6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/5SIX/HTTFT2W6/FBD5SIXHTTFT2W6.SMALL.jpg rossepstein In this inscrutable I will show you how to make an auto hacking usb drive. This is my first tutorial so bare with me.Also this tutorial should be used for legal and educational purposes. I am not responsible for you doing something illegal. Download the files. I went ahead and created all the fil...
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 11:16:34 PDT
Internet Radio in your car (Prank) http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Radio-in-your-car-Prank/
Internet Radio in your car (Prank) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/G2H4/HT7PBE2T/FBIG2H4HT7PBE2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/G2H4/HT7PBE2T/FBIG2H4HT7PBE2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/G2H4/HT7PBE2T/FBIG2H4HT7PBE2T.SMALL.jpg Ishan Jain You will need the following things: 1. USB Modem with a memory card slot. 2. A Memory Card. 3. And internet connection (only for one time). 4. Ability to control your laughter. :) First of all you will need to find an online live radio website. (You will also need a high speed internet co...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 06:01:10 PDT
Bluetooth USB Module Mini for pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-USB-Module-Mini-for-pcDuino/
Bluetooth USB Module Mini for pcDuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/ULJL/HT559UDE/FGVULJLHT559UDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/ULJL/HT559UDE/FGVULJLHT559UDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/ULJL/HT559UDE/FGVULJLHT559UDE.SMALL.jpg Yanny Guo Bluetooth is a kind of Radio technology which support equipment short-distance communication (generally within 10 m). Include mobile phone, PDA, wireless headset, notebook computers and related peripherals, and many other devices between wireless information exchange. Using “Bluetooth” technology, i...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:52:34 PDT
USB Fan ,zero cost http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Fan-zero-cost/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/9I1M/HSRZNKCQ/F8P9I1MHSRZNKCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/9I1M/HSRZNKCQ/F8P9I1MHSRZNKCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/9I1M/HSRZNKCQ/F8P9I1MHSRZNKCQ.SMALL.jpg tominjose Hi guyz i found an awesome way to make an usb fan from junk to be frank i haven't spent money on it  so try it out its portable too im using this on laptop its very useful to me. by adding an battery on it you can carry with you Parts needed :-shown on below images this fan is given me unexpected...
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 02:06:27 PDT
OTG CABLE. (On the Go) cable http://www.instructables.com/id/OTG-CABLE-On-the-Go-cable/
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 18:31:47 PDT
How To Convert A Case Fan To USB http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Convert-A-Case-Fan-To-USB/
How To Convert A Case Fan To USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/RIGY/HSE93JO9/F2FRIGYHSE93JO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/RIGY/HSE93JO9/F2FRIGYHSE93JO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/RIGY/HSE93JO9/F2FRIGYHSE93JO9.SMALL.jpg DoppenShloppen In this Instructable I will show you how you can convert an old case fan for a pc to usb power. Materials Needed For this project, you will need: A pc case fan scissors a usb cable (doesn't matter what the end of the cable is as long as one end is a full size male usb jack) a wire stripper and el...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 07:52:02 PST
Panel mount USB power/charging station http://www.instructables.com/id/Panel-mount-USB-powercharging-station/
Panel mount USB power/charging station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JC49/HS189DIR/FQXJC49HS189DIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JC49/HS189DIR/FQXJC49HS189DIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/JC49/HS189DIR/FQXJC49HS189DIR.SMALL.jpg somewhereinusa I wanted a USB charging/power jack in my motorhome. All of the ones I found were too expensive and ugly. I built this one for about $2.00. Parts and tools PartsI usually buy too many of some parts, just because I might ruin one, or might need it for something else. It helps keep the shipping c...
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 20:12:16 PST
Rechargeable Zippo LED flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargeable-Zippo-LED-flashlight/
Rechargeable Zippo LED flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/3P3V/HRGNQ548/F4J3P3VHRGNQ548.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/3P3V/HRGNQ548/F4J3P3VHRGNQ548.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/3P3V/HRGNQ548/F4J3P3VHRGNQ548.SMALL.jpg beju0506 Long time reader, first time poster. I'm a software engineer but a noob at hobby electronics, so bear with me if I make mistakes :) I'm learning as I go.  I saw a couple different projects here that I found interesting: http://www.instructables.com/id/Supercapacitor-USB-Light/ http://www.instruct...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 13:38:19 PST