Instructables: exploring - technology - usb http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 04:28:49 PST BLOX v1.01 Steampunk data medium http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-data-medium/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:24:48 PST
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Mini-USB-Fridge-Frefrigerator-Peltier-Coo-2/
Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Q/4BRV/I3FOEG69/F0Q4BRVI3FOEG69.SMALL.jpg peltierdiy99 Homemade Mini USB Fridge Frefrigerator Peltier Cooler Thermoelectric DIY very Easy and CheapYou can make it for Cooler and Warmer - Thank for See
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 03:22:10 PST
PUB! Programmable USB Button http://www.instructables.com/id/PUB-Programmable-USB-Button/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 20:08:28 PST
Making A USB Eraser! http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-USB-Rubber/
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By: The Not Very Good Maker

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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 23:09:49 PST
Usb Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Bracelet-1/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:40:31 PST
Classic Usb Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Usb-Bracelet/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 02:07:18 PST
Simple USB UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-USB-UPS/
Simple USB UPS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/MFIJ/I2TG447O/FGRMFIJI2TG447O.SMALL.jpg jwhart1 This is an very simple circuit to act as a Uninterruptible Power Supply for a usb powered device. I'm using it to prevent reset of Raspberry Pi's during short power flickers caused by high motor current draws on a battery powered system. The circuit I'm using is able to maintain full power to a Ra...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:15:24 PST
Emergency USB charger on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-charger-on-the-cheap-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:47:57 PST
Measure Voltage of Phone Charger using a Simple Basic Digital Multimeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Measure-Voltage-of-Phone-Charger-using-a-Simple-Ba/
Measure Voltage of Phone Charger using a Simple Basic Digital Multimeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/ZNN9/I2AR20D7/FMRZNN9I2AR20D7.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionRecently I bought a cheap Phone charger running on 4 AAA. One AAA battery is rated at 1.5V. So 4 batteries makes the total voltage: 6 V (1.5 X 4). The smart phone must only be charged using 5V power supply. I thought there should be some electric circuit in the cheap charger that is brin...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 03:12:18 PST
DIY Samsung USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Samsung-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 17:25:58 PST
Halloween Phone Charger with adjustable power http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Phone-Charger-with-adjustable-power/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 01:36:14 PST
Virtual USB Charger Using Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Virtual-USB-Charger-Using-Sugru/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 23:35:48 PDT
Secret Usb Highlighter http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Usb-Highlighter/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:09:00 PDT
MOBILE USB Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Energy-Saving-USB-Fan/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:50:32 PDT
Usb Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Switch/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:26:17 PDT
USB Deposits http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Deposits/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:47:23 PDT
Shorten your MicroUSB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Shorten-your-MicroUSB-Cable/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:11:38 PDT
Versatile powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-powerbank/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 02:16:23 PDT
Broken usb thumb drive fix. Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Broken-usb-thumb-drive-fix-Hack/
Broken usb thumb drive fix. Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/LFV7/I1019IRZ/F4ELFV7I1019IRZ.SMALL.jpg troyka USB memory thumb drive fix or hack a new one Most new thumb drives seem to be quite big, and i recently bent a 16gb stick! thankfully the break did not affect the drive as you can see the actual drive is tiny while the case was over an inch long. (the original facet case was binned weeks ago) the ac...
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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
Reuse old laptop webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-old-laptop-webcam/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:48:26 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
LEGO USB Case http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-USB-Case/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:15:58 PDT
Nerf Usb/Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerf-UsbFlashdrive/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:26:27 PDT
The ds lite usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/The-ds-lite-usb-charger/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:54:02 PDT
DIY Air Conditioner with Recycle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Air-Conditioner-with-Recycle/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:15:34 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
Vinyl Record Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-Record-Phone-Charger/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 15:09:04 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
DIY Lego USB Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Lego-USB-Flashdrive/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 01:00:35 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