Instructables: exploring - technology - usb http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:42:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Personalized Car USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Car-USB-Charger/
Personalized Car USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/UXOA/HU1JU3EO/F9YUXOAHU1JU3EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/UXOA/HU1JU3EO/F9YUXOAHU1JU3EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Y/UXOA/HU1JU3EO/F9YUXOAHU1JU3EO.SMALL.jpg mouse333 I received a free car charger that promoted some company. I liked it because it was free and it had two chargers. I hated it because it was so bright, blinding me with adversing. I originally covered it up with duct tape, but wanted something a bit more me. Prep the car charger I lightly sande...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:35:06 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 repstein1 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
Turn on USB Debugging Mode on Android 4.2/4.3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-on-USB-Debugging-Mode-on-Android-4243/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/Z4YM/HT559UCH/F1DZ4YMHT559UCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/Z4YM/HT559UCH/F1DZ4YMHT559UCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/Z4YM/HT559UCH/F1DZ4YMHT559UCH.SMALL.jpg Mr Curiosity If you have recently upgraded your device to Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or have bought a new device with 4.2 or higher pre-installed, do not be surprised if you find the  ”Developer Options” missing. How to Enable Developers Options on Android 4.2 In fact, the developer options lie at the core of Andr...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:19:37 PDT
USB Power Port In Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Power-Port-In-Your-Car/
USB Power Port In Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/GIA1/HT2C29RO/FQVGIA1HT2C29RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/GIA1/HT2C29RO/FQVGIA1HT2C29RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/GIA1/HT2C29RO/FQVGIA1HT2C29RO.SMALL.jpg stuckindmud This instructable I will show you how I used a cheap USB power supply that plugs into the 12v cigarette lighter in your car and turned it into a factory looking USB power slot. Objective The purpose of my build was to facilitate charging my phone that that I mount on the corner of the windscreen ...
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 00:18:55 PDT
Modular Multiport USB Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Multiport-USB-Power-Supply/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:02:58 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
How to connect a HDD to a audio system. for USB memory. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-a-HDD-to-a-audio-system-for-USB-mem/
How to connect a HDD to a audio system. for USB memory. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/LA6P/HSE93UQ8/FW6LA6PHSE93UQ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/LA6P/HSE93UQ8/FW6LA6PHSE93UQ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/LA6P/HSE93UQ8/FW6LA6PHSE93UQ8.SMALL.jpg gitakichi HDDとSDカードをオーディオコンポにつなぎました。 I  conecct a HDD and SD card to audio system. 本来このコンポはUSBメモリー専用ですが、HDDやSDカードも使うことができます。 The audio system originally use USB memory. But, I can use HDD and SD card too. 使用したコンポはONKYO FR-N7NXです。 I used ONKYO FR-N7NX to the hack. HDDはUSB2.0で接続できるものをご用意ください。今回は裸族のお立ち台を使用しまし...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 02:28:20 PST
How to Make a Windows 7 or Windows 8 Bootable USB Stick or Smart Card http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Windows-7-or-Windows-8-Bootable-USB-/
How to Make a Windows 7 or Windows 8 Bootable USB Stick or Smart Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/G81Z/HS9Y9TV7/FZ1G81ZHS9Y9TV7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/G81Z/HS9Y9TV7/FZ1G81ZHS9Y9TV7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/G81Z/HS9Y9TV7/FZ1G81ZHS9Y9TV7.SMALL.jpg webdevii This Instructable will show you how to make a Windows 7 or 8 Bootable USB Device                                                                      Either on a Thumb Drive or Smart Media Card ie: SD, CF. Follow these steps exactly: 1.       Insert your USB drive or Smart Media Drive into your co...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 03:44:34 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
Affordable Keyboard Encoder and Divekick Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-Keyboard-Encoder-and-Divekick-Controlle/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:25:26 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
Mains USB Charger... http://www.instructables.com/id/Mains-USB-Charger/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/63C3/HRBNE44S/F8T63C3HRBNE44S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/63C3/HRBNE44S/F8T63C3HRBNE44S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/63C3/HRBNE44S/F8T63C3HRBNE44S.SMALL.jpg stevenarango   Having The Charger Next To my Night Table, The Cable Was Way Too Short!!! So I Found An Old Power Usb Adaptor .. Took the inside Out and Place them Inside a Project Box. Then i Got Hold of a Power  Cord. And a Switch Put  it All Together and Presto.. No more Leaning to one Side To Reach the iPh...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 19:20:47 PST
Yet another USB drive. http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-USB-drive/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 13:26:18 PST
Lego USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-USB-3/
Lego USB - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/W897/HR4SWTKG/FOSW897HR4SWTKG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/W897/HR4SWTKG/FOSW897HR4SWTKG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/W897/HR4SWTKG/FOSW897HR4SWTKG.SMALL.jpg rhulligan12 Materials 1. Hot Glue gun2. Lego man (you can use 2 but for this I'm using one)3. USB of any GB USB Take apart the USB drive until u get down to the base of it! Be careful! Flip Over Flip to this side LEGO Find a lego mini-figure of your choice!!:) Hot Glue Hot glue the man to the ...
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 16:26:02 PST
Shift Key Usb Drive (Custom Case) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shift-Key-Usb-Drive-Custom-Case/
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Tue, 4 Feb 2014 11:11:05 PST
Play/Record Foot Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/PlaySpacebar-Foot-Switch/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 15:08:39 PST
A portable charger for modern tablets http://www.instructables.com/id/A-portable-charger-for-modern-tablets/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/N7H5/HR0AR7D8/FVQN7H5HR0AR7D8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/N7H5/HR0AR7D8/FVQN7H5HR0AR7D8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/N7H5/HR0AR7D8/FVQN7H5HR0AR7D8.SMALL.jpg jdege Years back, someone figured out that you could make an easy USB charger for cell phones, MP3 players, etc., out of a 9V battery and a Altoids tin. IIRC, the first plans I saw used a zener diode as a voltage regulator, but very quickly people found that you could pick up a LM7805 5V voltage regulator...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 22:08:47 PST
Second portable usb charger That WORKS http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-portable-usb-charger-That-WORKS/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZXQA/HQVQ0B3J/FINZXQAHQVQ0B3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZXQA/HQVQ0B3J/FINZXQAHQVQ0B3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/ZXQA/HQVQ0B3J/FINZXQAHQVQ0B3J.SMALL.jpg stevenarango hi all    after making my 1st usb charger just to find out that it worked for a few minutes and then the battery got really Hot this while unit was off... so i tried a few other things just to get to the same point. HOT Battery.......... This one cost me Ready for this??? a whole $1.00 Dollar and ...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 22:30:18 PST
MY USB CAR CHARGER -BY- SYED MAAZ QADRI GILLANI http://www.instructables.com/id/MY-USB-CAR-CHARGER-BY-SYED-MAAZ-GILLANI/
MY USB CAR CHARGER -BY- SYED MAAZ QADRI GILLANI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/IR0D/HQVPZDKX/F56IR0DHQVPZDKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/IR0D/HQVPZDKX/F56IR0DHQVPZDKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/IR0D/HQVPZDKX/F56IR0DHQVPZDKX.SMALL.jpg mgilani MY CHARGER COMPONENTS FOR MAKING USB CHARGER 7805 VOLTAGE REGULATOR FEMALE USB CABLE MALE CAR CIGARETTR PLUG OPEN THE PLUG CONNECT NEGATIVE TERMINALS OF BOTH CONNECT POSTIVE TERMINALS OF PLUG WITH INPUT OF TRAQNSISTER PASS FEMALE USB CABLE FROM PLUG BODY CONNECT PO...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:41:23 PST
Portable USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-USB-Charger-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/KZUP/HQV6HBFK/F5WKZUPHQV6HBFK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/KZUP/HQV6HBFK/F5WKZUPHQV6HBFK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5W/KZUP/HQV6HBFK/F5WKZUPHQV6HBFK.SMALL.jpg stevenarango well this is a DIY portable USB charger  for this you need  1    Female USB cord.    1   voltage  regulator 5V wires, solder, a small  box , a switch , and a Hot glue gun.    1   LED  1   Resistor 220 ohms, and   two 100 ohms Resistors Cut the USB cord you will see 4 wires ,one RED, one White/blue...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 23:56:38 PST
Diy waterproof usb housing http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-waterproof-usb-housing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7ADS/HQJIZ73Z/FT57ADSHQJIZ73Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7ADS/HQJIZ73Z/FT57ADSHQJIZ73Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/7ADS/HQJIZ73Z/FT57ADSHQJIZ73Z.SMALL.jpg modfi Very easy way to make your usb waterproof!!! Some soldering skills required! Take a old usb cable and cut off at desired length. Strip and solder all wires. Take your usb and open it . Take out the usb port with small cutter.(be careful with the board because damaged easily) Find a small container ...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:21:53 PST
Flash Drive Holder/Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Drive-HolderProtector/
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 14:48:00 PST
USB Dog Identification http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Dog-Identification/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/LYAS/HQCC23C5/FYXLYASHQCC23C5.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 I sometimes worry about losing my dog. Even though he's microchipped and I keep a good eye on him, you never know, right? So I decided to add a little extra piece of ID just to give me piece of mind, if nothing else. What you'll need: -A computer with a word processing program -An old USB drive (w...
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 10:49:19 PST
USB Emergency Charger. (solar) http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Emergency-Charger-solar/
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By: u971

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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 11:14:39 PST
eye cam http://www.instructables.com/id/eye-cam/
eye cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/67ZL/HPU6YSDP/F9V67ZLHPU6YSDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/67ZL/HPU6YSDP/F9V67ZLHPU6YSDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/67ZL/HPU6YSDP/F9V67ZLHPU6YSDP.SMALL.jpg alby21europa Simply eyecam You need: a old webcam,a ball table lamp,some poliuretan panel,color pen Preparing pieces open the lamp,open the webcam Assemblage make a hole in the front of the ball lamp,leave all parts in the rear of ball lamp,leave the lens on the webcam.put in the lamp,the webcam,and r...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:59:30 PST
Secret Keyboard Hack! http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Keyboard-Hack/
Secret Keyboard Hack! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D91Z/HPJBINUQ/FZND91ZHPJBINUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D91Z/HPJBINUQ/FZND91ZHPJBINUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D91Z/HPJBINUQ/FZND91ZHPJBINUQ.SMALL.jpg madminor Computers, mice & keyboards are everywhere nowadays. So why not hack one? The keyboards look innocent - well, most of them.... Most of us don't use the small numeric keypad, which houses the num lock button. So, might as well put it to good use - turn it into a small, quick, concealed & secure ...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:28:44 PST
DIY USB Flash Drive + Card Reader http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Card-Reader/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TNQ5/HPFZS39K/FHLTNQ5HPFZS39K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TNQ5/HPFZS39K/FHLTNQ5HPFZS39K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/TNQ5/HPFZS39K/FHLTNQ5HPFZS39K.SMALL.jpg shahbazali4u I had an old card 4GB SD card lying around for some time. I decided to make good use of it. 1) I bought a cheap 4 in 1 card Reader. 2) Open the plastic casing of the SD card as well as the card reader. 3) Permanently glue the SD chip into the card reader SD card slot 4) Put the cardreader inside its...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 02:24:22 PST
Super Capacitor Powered Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/super-capacitor-powered-flashlight/
Super Capacitor Powered Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/X9B5/HPAEA6WM/F62X9B5HPAEA6WM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/X9B5/HPAEA6WM/F62X9B5HPAEA6WM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/X9B5/HPAEA6WM/F62X9B5HPAEA6WM.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a super capacitor powered flashlight that charges in seconds! Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools needed to make this. Solder The Switch to The Board In this step we solder the switch to the board. Solder the Led Solder the led on th...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 18:46:01 PST
How to Install a Custom USB Charger in your Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-a-custom-Mobile-USB-Charger-in-your/
How to Install a Custom USB Charger in your Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/L5X7/HMMF5DSX/FIPL5X7HMMF5DSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/L5X7/HMMF5DSX/FIPL5X7HMMF5DSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/L5X7/HMMF5DSX/FIPL5X7HMMF5DSX.SMALL.jpg hitekmike This is "How to Install a USB Charging and 5 volts DC charging circuit in your Motorcycle." I made this at TechShop!  :-) I wanted more power in my charger, and I wanted the flexibility to do more with it like hook up a Raspberry Pi... so, here is this instructable on how to get it started and ins...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 12:50:04 PST
Emergency USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-charger-1/
Emergency USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/X2AG/HP5ZC2JP/F9OX2AGHP5ZC2JP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/X2AG/HP5ZC2JP/F9OX2AGHP5ZC2JP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/X2AG/HP5ZC2JP/F9OX2AGHP5ZC2JP.SMALL.jpg project_builder You may be camping in the woods, experiencing a natural disaster, or in a place where electricity is unavailable. You may want to charge your phone to keep updated on news or stay connected with friends or family. This device works with apple, android, and many other phones/ MP3 players  Drill and...
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:47:14 PST
Altoids Tin USB Hub 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-USB-Hub-20/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/0NBB/HP0CJ082/FE00NBBHP0CJ082.SMALL.jpg xcountrysean This is an update of my Altoids tin USB hub. I added a 5V green LED (available at radio shack) that lights up when it is plugged in. Make sure to check out my original project. -For those of you who have built the original project feel free to drill a hole in your tin and connect an LED to the unus...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:02:12 PST
Second life for pendrive (new casing from Lego brick) http://www.instructables.com/id/Second-life-for-pendrive-new-casing-from-Lego-bric/
Second life for pendrive (new casing from Lego brick) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/AANL/HP0CR0M1/F6FAANLHP0CR0M1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/AANL/HP0CR0M1/F6FAANLHP0CR0M1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/AANL/HP0CR0M1/F6FAANLHP0CR0M1.SMALL.jpg Cosgeazy Casing in my USB stick was broken. The easiest way was to throw it away... but I don't like 'easiest way'. I looked googled for a while but didn't found what I was looking for. So I decided to make my own casing. It is quite ease (but not as ABC). What you need. 1. USB stick :)2. Lego brick :)3....
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 08:10:50 PST
Huawei E220 external antenna +7db http://www.instructables.com/id/Huawei-E220-external-antenna-7db/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/OILE/HP1Q2FB9/FDXOILEHP1Q2FB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/OILE/HP1Q2FB9/FDXOILEHP1Q2FB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/OILE/HP1Q2FB9/FDXOILEHP1Q2FB9.SMALL.jpg Asilay A quick and easy hack to boost the signal on a E220 modem. Parts required: Huawei E220 modem. Warrenty will be voided ;) Soldering Iron Wire Strippers Female SMA RF connector 7db omnidirectional magnetic base antenna with 3m cable (or what suits your price range). Mine was 200 Bucks. ($20)      ...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 06:22:04 PST
14x USB charging hub! http://www.instructables.com/id/14x-USB-charging-hub/
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:56:52 PST
Death Star Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Death-Star-Flash-Drive/
Death Star Flash Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/6EZG/HOHYLJRP/FNM6EZGHOHYLJRP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/6EZG/HOHYLJRP/FNM6EZGHOHYLJRP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/6EZG/HOHYLJRP/FNM6EZGHOHYLJRP.SMALL.jpg aky125 Turn your Lego Death Star into a flash drive. Materials & Tools Materials; 1. Lego 9676 TIE Interceptor™ & Death Star™ (This product is listed as "retired" in the Lego website, but I think you can find it in the stores or online) 2. USB flash drive (make sure that the flash drive fits in the De...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 08:25:24 PST
USB microscope with Lego frame http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-microscope-with-Lego-frame-1/
USB microscope with Lego frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/9DQO/HOHYEU0W/FW09DQOHOHYEU0W.SMALL.jpg michaelgohjs Here is a USB microscope i made quite a few years back. Its very very simple to build and in its simplest form all you need is a USB webcam. Basically you just remove the lens and turn it around then TADA! you're done. This is not my idea and i read it somewhere online but  i really can't remember w...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 07:04:48 PST
Make A 6$ 1gb Pendrive! No Soldering Skill Required http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-6-1gb-Pendrive-No-Soldering-Skill-Required/
Make A 6$ 1gb Pendrive! No Soldering Skill Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/Z9TO/HOHYHWRN/F7IZ9TOHOHYHWRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/Z9TO/HOHYHWRN/F7IZ9TOHOHYHWRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/Z9TO/HOHYHWRN/F7IZ9TOHOHYHWRN.SMALL.jpg Shayon Khaled Why You will pay at least 10$ For a 1gb pen-drive? What is there speciality? Just grab a memory card and a card reader and make your own Pen-drive which will cost highest 6$ and free if if you have them lying around. You can also reuse your old sd car or card reader. Material A card reader.3$ pri...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 05:38:13 PST
USB Solar Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Solar-Charger/
USB Solar Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3VXH/HO7X35JK/FEJ3VXHHO7X35JK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3VXH/HO7X35JK/FEJ3VXHHO7X35JK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/3VXH/HO7X35JK/FEJ3VXHHO7X35JK.SMALL.jpg laffinm This Instructable will show you how to build a cheap and easy USB charger that charges by solar power. Acquire Materials You will need the following: •An Altoids tin•a small car USB charger•a small toggle switch•a rechargeable nine volt battery and a clip•a small solar panelOther Tools/Materials:...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 09:36:36 PST
Lithium Heavy Duty Solar USB Charger 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Lithium-Heavy-Duty-Solar-USB-Charger-20/
Lithium Heavy Duty Solar USB Charger 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/5SW1/HNXRPKVK/FL85SW1HNXRPKVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/5SW1/HNXRPKVK/FL85SW1HNXRPKVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/5SW1/HNXRPKVK/FL85SW1HNXRPKVK.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Sometimes you need a whole lot of solar power to get your gadgets going.  Bigger phones, tablets, and gadgets mean that they're more power hungry.  When normal DYI solar chargers fail you, you need to turn to a Heavy Duty solution. In this project I'm going to show you how to create a Lithium Heavy...
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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 12:06:48 PST
Altoids Tin USB Hub http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-USB-Hub/
Altoids Tin USB Hub - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/4HBA/HO23AKG8/F794HBAHO23AKG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/4HBA/HO23AKG8/F794HBAHO23AKG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/4HBA/HO23AKG8/F794HBAHO23AKG8.SMALL.jpg xcountrysean This is a 3 port usb hub with a flexible male port leading out. The entire thing is very simple to build and is a fun hardware hack. The hub is also built into an altoids tin, now you'll get some hilarious looks from people when they see you plugging your flash drive into an altoids tin! make sure ...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 10:25:54 PST
Solar USB Charger 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-USB-Charger-20-21/
Solar USB Charger 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/T4BR/HNSDZNAO/FE0T4BRHNSDZNAO.SMALL.jpg JoshuaZimmerman Everyone has USB gadgets.  It's pretty much a fact of life.  Another fact of life is that these USB gadgets also continually run out of power when you most need them.  No need to fear, solar power is here!  Ditch those crazy wall adaptors, throw out the laptop, and start making your own solar charge...
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Tue, 12 Nov 2013 16:12:05 PST
USB LED nightlight/lantern http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-LED-lantern-1/
USB LED nightlight/lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/640Y/HNUEXZWM/FVK640YHNUEXZWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/640Y/HNUEXZWM/FVK640YHNUEXZWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/640Y/HNUEXZWM/FVK640YHNUEXZWM.SMALL.jpg nancyjohns In this instructable, I will show you how to make a USB lantern. You will need: A USB cable  2 LEDs a double fudge brownie a container a switch a soldering iron, and  now, you're set! Building the circut PLEASE BE VERY CAREFUL USING SOLDERING!  If you already know anything about electronics go ah...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:07:33 PST
My Pen Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Pen-Drive/
My Pen Drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/KH86/HNTKCSMA/F6LKH86HNTKCSMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/KH86/HNTKCSMA/F6LKH86HNTKCSMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/KH86/HNTKCSMA/F6LKH86HNTKCSMA.SMALL.jpg aaahotdog Very simple to make. Materials 1. Sacrificed pen drive 2. Epoxy 3. Plastic putty 4. Some paint Tools 1. Box cutter 2. Small flat blade screwdriver 3. Sandpaper 4. Q-tip for paint brush Start with an ordinary pen drive.  Carefully split the plastic to retrieve the electronics, a box cutter...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 17:58:08 PST
3D PRINT USB SHELL http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-PRINT-USB-SHELL/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/RAC7/HN82AH9O/FNGRAC7HN82AH9O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/RAC7/HN82AH9O/FNGRAC7HN82AH9O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/RAC7/HN82AH9O/FNGRAC7HN82AH9O.SMALL.jpg Pantagana In this exercise I had to use 3d printing technology. I toke my old broken USB as an inspiration and decided to make a new shell for it. I wanted the shell to be like an LEGO-brick. You can download the real LEGO-brick from the internet as an .stl file, but I wanted to make it myself to practice my...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:02:00 PDT
USB Case: Macaron http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Case-Macaron/
USB Case: Macaron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/A3TZ/HN81YKGT/FBTA3TZHN81YKGT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/A3TZ/HN81YKGT/FBTA3TZHN81YKGT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/A3TZ/HN81YKGT/FBTA3TZHN81YKGT.SMALL.jpg ATrailOfCookieCrumbs How to make a USB case shaped like a macaron, using air-dry clay. Feel free to try and make this better. Or make a better final product :) This is a copycat project - I saw one on the Internet and decided to try and do my own version. Step 0 I really don't need to say this but I shall: BACK UP...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 06:39:22 PDT
Raspberry Pi and Wiimote controlled Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-and-Wiimote-controlled-Robot-Arm/
Raspberry Pi and Wiimote controlled Robot Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/II7K/HN4ZZFL3/FGWII7KHN4ZZFL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/II7K/HN4ZZFL3/FGWII7KHN4ZZFL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/II7K/HN4ZZFL3/FGWII7KHN4ZZFL3.SMALL.jpg Boardmaster I received a robot arm as a birthday present, but after about the first day the controller that came with it became a bit dull to use. Later I bought the usb controller that was made for the robot, but once again the canned software was limited and dull after a while. I was planning to hack the arm ...
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:47:40 PDT