Instructables: exploring - technology - usb http://www.instructables.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:14:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cuztomize Your USB/Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/Cuztomize-Your-USBFlashdrive/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:05:14 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
[Video] Use USB Bar Scanner on pcDuno3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Use-USB-Bar-Scanner-on-pcDuno3/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 05:56:33 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
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
Self Recharging Christmas Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Recharging-Christmas-Lights/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 06:45:44 PDT
Homemade AIR Conditioner - Run on Batteries and USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AIR-Conditioner-Run-on-Batteries-and-USB/
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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/
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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/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:36:57 PDT
DIY mouse with color selection/changing LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-mouse-with-color-selectionchanging-LEDs/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 02:41:59 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
Cordless tool battery to USB charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cordless-tool-battery-to-USB-charger/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 15:56:35 PDT
Doubling the speed of your internet dongle http://www.instructables.com/id/Doubling-the-speed-of-your-internet-dongle/
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Tue, 13 May 2014 07:38:41 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/
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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/
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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
How To Make A Portable USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Portable-USB-Charger-1/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:34:25 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/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:43:52 PDT
MintyBoost Portable Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/MintyBoost-Portable-Charger/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:01:59 PDT
Recycled Hidden Mouse Safe http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Hidden-Mouse-Safe/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:22:14 PDT
Brilliant Idea for Long Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/Brilliant-Idea-for-Long-Cables/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/4FPJ/HUBWNSXD/FPT4FPJHUBWNSXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/4FPJ/HUBWNSXD/FPT4FPJHUBWNSXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/4FPJ/HUBWNSXD/FPT4FPJHUBWNSXD.SMALL.jpg macobt Join to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobt My blog:http://macoprojects.blogspot.com Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Maco-projects/460101797400258
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:27:34 PDT
Hanging Plant Shelf - usb/solar powered DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/plant-shelf-version-10/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:47:12 PDT
Personalized Car USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalized-Car-USB-Charger/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:35:06 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