Instructables: exploring - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:34:30 PDT BLOX v1.01 Customizable elastic band backpack organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Elastic-Band-Backpack-Organizer/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:50:49 PDT
Material Fastener for Laser Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Material-Fastener-for-Laser-Cutter/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:55:17 PDT
DIY Wooden Stick Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Wooden-Stick-Lights/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:33:49 PDT
Control Your Home Appliances Using Arduino And Relay http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Your-Home-Appliances-Using-Arduino-and-Rel/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:00:08 PDT
PV Solar Tracker with ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/PV-Solar-Tracker-With-ESP8266/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:05:29 PDT
DIY Your ReSpeaker Adapter(Voice Control) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Your-ReSpeaker-AdapterVoice-Control/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:51:27 PDT
Quadplane Hybrid Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadplane-Hybrid-Drone/
Quadplane Hybrid Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/XM44/ISCB0H8B/FH0XM44ISCB0H8B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/XM44/ISCB0H8B/FH0XM44ISCB0H8B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/XM44/ISCB0H8B/FH0XM44ISCB0H8B.SMALL.jpg jacques_eloff This Instructable shows how I built a VTOL (Vertical Take-off and Landing) hybrid drone, aka "Quadplane", starting with a very basic fixed-wing radio control aircraft kit and customizing it with off-the-shelf quadcopter components. The end result is a very capable commercial drone, ideally suited to...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:52:01 PDT
Knife Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Knife-Block/
Knife Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/Z1C0/HYTI3YQL/FNBZ1C0HYTI3YQL.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell This quite unusual but practical knife block is a relatively fast and simple project for your CNC machine...There is some manual work involved (edge rounding, glueing and sanding) but with the right tools it won't take too much time... Things you'll need: Bill of materials: (Beech) plywood:700 x...
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:18:48 PDT
Low Cost Reliable & Powerfull Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Reliable-Powerfull-Laser-Engraver/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:41:28 PDT
Pi Zero Peep Hole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-Zero-Peep-Hole-Camera/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:46:40 PDT
5 Inch HDMI Plug and Play Camera Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Inch-HDMI-Plug-and-Play-Camara-Monitor/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:32:50 PDT
OpenLabs 3D Printed Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenLabs-3D-Printed-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:29:12 PDT
Dichroic Infinity Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Dichroic-Infinity-Box/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:03:03 PDT
BLE Rainbow LAMP http://www.instructables.com/id/BLE-Rainbow-LAMP/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:19:56 PDT
Wireless Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Night-Light/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 03:09:45 PDT
Making Your Own Infrared Controller With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Your-Own-Infrared-Controller-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:36:47 PDT
Web control LED(D-duino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Control-LEDD-duino/
Web control LED(D-duino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/7OI7/ISCATXJA/F537OI7ISCATXJA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/7OI7/ISCATXJA/F537OI7ISCATXJA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F53/7OI7/ISCATXJA/F537OI7ISCATXJA.SMALL.jpg lspoplove Control LED is always the first class to learn hardware like Arduino, Raspberry Pi…But D-duino can do more than them.Let’s start the 1st class: Web control LED. Here I use the LUA language to write this program. Prepare Prepare: D-duino x1 Bread board x1 LED x8 wire x9 Programe First I think...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:38:19 PDT
Customizable aluminium grid organizer backpack insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Customizable-Aluminium-Grid-Organizer-Backpack-Ins/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 23:36:57 PDT
DIY Adjustable Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-Adjustable-Power-Supply/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:46:27 PDT
Rabota or How to Make a CNC-router on Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Rabota-or-How-to-Make-a-CNC-router-on-Wheel/
Rabota or How to Make a CNC-router on Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/2XRD/ISCAXKO2/F0R2XRDISCAXKO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/2XRD/ISCAXKO2/F0R2XRDISCAXKO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/2XRD/ISCAXKO2/F0R2XRDISCAXKO2.SMALL.jpg kleemo Rabota is a project conducted in the context of my DDes research at Harvard GSD.http://www.gsd.harvard.edu/doctoral-programs/docto...My research looks at interactive fabrication or ways to control CNC fabrication machines with personal data.(For more details, see short paper on my research submitted...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:35:27 PDT
The Pillars of Time - A Steampunk Nixie Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pillars-of-Time-a-Steampunk-Nixie-Clock/
The Pillars of Time - A Steampunk Nixie Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/6K1W/ISCAXYWB/FWO6K1WISCAXYWB.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel The Pillars of Time- A Steampunk Nixie Clock and my 10th Instructable ;)Made from pure Brass and Coppertubes. Things we need Many Brass Parts and Ornaments from Candleholder and Lamps 14 ( 12 ) Same Brass Tulips from CandleholdersWhite Leds or another Colouer you likePopplar Wood for the Case an...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:00:43 PDT
Light Harmonogram http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Harmonogram/
Light Harmonogram - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SMALL.jpg hovver This Instructable shows how to first create a 3 pendulum harmonograph, and then use its mechanical drawing capability to create long exposure photographs of light harmonograms. A little bit about a harmonograph can be found here:In short it uses the physics of several pendulums to control where a dr...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:33:02 PDT
Protractor - Measuring Angles http://www.instructables.com/id/Protractor-Measuring-Angles/
Protractor - Measuring Angles - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/YP44/ISCAXQWH/FDBYP44ISCAXQWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/YP44/ISCAXQWH/FDBYP44ISCAXQWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/YP44/ISCAXQWH/FDBYP44ISCAXQWH.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support The following information is a single lesson in a larger Tinkercad project. Check out this and more projects on Tinkercad.Return to Previous Lesson: Measuring Cup - Measuring VolumesLesson Overview:Now we're going to make a protractor! Introduction A Protractor is one of the most basic, but essen...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:12:56 PDT
Simplest Augmented Reality http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Augmented-Reality/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:54:07 PDT
Apple Power Mac G5 Power Connector http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Power-Mac-G5-Power-Connector/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:47:02 PDT
Harmony Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Harmony-Tree/
Harmony Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/S7VW/ISCB0EIU/FIPS7VWISCB0EIU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/S7VW/ISCB0EIU/FIPS7VWISCB0EIU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/S7VW/ISCB0EIU/FIPS7VWISCB0EIU.SMALL.jpg alex_madero This instructable consists in a sitespecific art installation that can work as a reference for detail design and digital fabrication. Harmony School at Saltillo Mexico in need for a solution to a multipurpose 400spm space intended for use as auditorium, playground and other activities required a sol...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:11:38 PDT
Electrified Terminator with LED Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrified-Terminator-With-LED-Eyes/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:52:57 PDT
How to make a Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Joule-Thief-1/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:35:46 PDT
Build Extendable LED Lights to Make a Great Storage System http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Extendable-LED-Lights-to-Make-a-Great-Storag/
Build Extendable LED Lights to Make a Great Storage System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/4BX2/ISCAUM65/FWR4BX2ISCAUM65.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/4BX2/ISCAUM65/FWR4BX2ISCAUM65.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/4BX2/ISCAUM65/FWR4BX2ISCAUM65.SMALL.jpg ChristyI If you have a hobby, you have stuff, probably a lot of stuff. We are all trying to come up with that perfect system for storing and organizing our stuff. For me, it's electronics components like LEDs, wires, sensors, motors . . . . .I found something that works well for my stuff in my space, it's ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 20:36:57 PDT
Hack Any Tape Player Into a Guitar Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-Any-Tape-Player-to-a-Guitar-Amp/
Hack Any Tape Player Into a Guitar Amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/GE26/ISCAVJYF/FIVGE26ISCAVJYF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/GE26/ISCAVJYF/FIVGE26ISCAVJYF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/GE26/ISCAVJYF/FIVGE26ISCAVJYF.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Tape players are pretty much obsolete these days. The only place you can find tapes is either the thrift shop or the back of grannies cupboard. After making an ible' on how to convert a radio to an amp, I thought I'd try a tape player.All Tape players (and radios) have an amplifier built into them...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:37:40 PDT
Anti Gravity Space Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Gravity-Space-Pen/
Anti Gravity Space Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/FZPR/ISCAMOOK/F76FZPRISCAMOOK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/FZPR/ISCAMOOK/F76FZPRISCAMOOK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/FZPR/ISCAMOOK/F76FZPRISCAMOOK.SMALL.jpg swagato koyal Anti gravity pens or space pens are really interesting because of their capability to write at any angle in zero gravity or against gravity. Nasa and a company called fisher have developed a space pen that is commercially available. It works great, but is very expensive. There are also some other br...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:53:06 PDT
Airboat ReDeux With Found Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Airboat-ReDeux-With-Found-Parts/
Airboat ReDeux With Found Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/OAXB/ISCAWCZ2/FYQOAXBISCAWCZ2.SMALL.jpg markk7 Every generation makes an airboat --- it's a required right-of-passage for any Maker. Here's my oddball version.This year I wanted to offer our local Maker Group something new, a boat that's powerful enough to cross the entire pond. I also wanted it to be RC controlled with no Arduino involved. Yes,...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:13:21 PDT
Heatsink for Diy laser engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Heatsink-for-Diy-Laser-Engraver/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:21:23 PDT
HANDTALK :A Gesture Interpreter for Differently Abled http://www.instructables.com/id/HANDTALK-A-Gesture-Interpreter-for-Differently-Abl/
HANDTALK :A Gesture Interpreter for Differently Abled - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZGRF/ISCAW68N/FX7ZGRFISCAW68N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZGRF/ISCAW68N/FX7ZGRFISCAW68N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/ZGRF/ISCAW68N/FX7ZGRFISCAW68N.SMALL.jpg sachin0987 Introduction:The HANDTALK needs to be worn on the hand by the needy and depending on the variation of the movements the device will convert it intelligently into beep (can be voice too) and in a text. This message will be out from the beeper and LCD display. The HANDTALK glove senses the movements t...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:01:03 PDT
ANDROID ARDUINO BLUETOOTH RC CAR http://www.instructables.com/id/ANDROID-ARDUINO-BLUETOOTH-RC-CAR/
ANDROID ARDUINO BLUETOOTH RC CAR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/EYKZ/ISCAW3SA/FFKEYKZISCAW3SA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/EYKZ/ISCAW3SA/FFKEYKZISCAW3SA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/EYKZ/ISCAW3SA/FFKEYKZISCAW3SA.SMALL.jpg RAFI tc Hi guys, this is my first instructable, my english is bad..I think I did a fairly good jobThe Arduino is open-source hardware, based on a simple board with inputs and outputs, analog and digital, in a development environment that is based on the programming language processing. It is a device that c...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:57:03 PDT
LED Box Room Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Box-Room-Lamp/
LED Box Room Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/TQOD/ISCATMNT/F8YTQODISCATMNT.SMALL.jpg Mark Boulton I had purchased some cheap LED China bulbs but the LED's keep burning up. In an effort to improve them I opened some up and did some measurements.With a 220/240 AC input and after some resistors, capacitors and a AC/DC converter the output to the LED's is 140v DC. If you divide this by the 36 LED's ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:53:15 PDT
DIY Kinetic Chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kinetic-Chandelier/
DIY Kinetic Chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/8JLC/ISCAIR9H/FGL8JLCISCAIR9H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/8JLC/ISCAIR9H/FGL8JLCISCAIR9H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/8JLC/ISCAIR9H/FGL8JLCISCAIR9H.SMALL.jpg SoniaLi_AndrewSahlstrom This tutorial will show you how to make a kinetic crystal chandelier!Crystal chandeliers are beautiful by themselves. By adding movement to the crystals, they create a magnificent light field that people of all ages can enjoy! We have always been interested in lights, colors and movement, so we thou...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:48:36 PDT
ArduFarmBot: Controlling a Tomato Home Farm using Arduino and IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduFarmBot-Controlling-a-Tomato-Home-Farm-Using-A/
ArduFarmBot: Controlling a Tomato Home Farm using Arduino and IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/OLXT/ISCB48WG/FWUOLXTISCB48WG.SMALL.jpg mjrovai (If you like this Instructable, please do not forget to vote on it clicking the top flag. It is competing on BACKYARD Contest. Thanks a lot! ;-)The goal of this project is to create a fully automated Arduino based tomato home farm. The general idea is to capture information from a tomato plantation,...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 16:11:35 PDT
Home Made Air Cooler (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Air-Cooler-Video/
Home Made Air Cooler (Video) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/QVZP/ISCAFZXV/FDFQVZPISCAFZXV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/QVZP/ISCAFZXV/FDFQVZPISCAFZXV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/QVZP/ISCAFZXV/FDFQVZPISCAFZXV.SMALL.jpg MiiBooth In this project, I'm going to show you how to make an air cooler out of household materials which will help you beat the heat and your electricity bill as well.If you don't prefer to read, you can skip it and watch the video instead where I have explained all the steps in detail. If you do, then con...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 11:49:38 PDT
Leather ETextile Breadboard Bracelet and Continuity Tester http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-ETextile-Breadboard-Bracelet-and-Continuit/
Leather ETextile Breadboard Bracelet and Continuity Tester - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2VSY/ISCAQROP/FGR2VSYISCAQROP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2VSY/ISCAQROP/FGR2VSYISCAQROP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/2VSY/ISCAQROP/FGR2VSYISCAQROP.SMALL.jpg rachelfreire This is a project to make a leather breadboard bracelet and a continuity tester bracelet using only eTextiles and soft circuits. I wanted to make soft wearable tools with the aim that they could be cool accessories as well as being functional.This Instructable shows you how to make a leather breadbo...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 01:18:28 PDT
Joule Thief With Ultra Simple Control of Light Output http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-With-Ultra-Simple-Control-of-Light-Out/
Joule Thief With Ultra Simple Control of Light Output - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/YT2Y/ISCAQUC9/F1AYT2YISCAQUC9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/YT2Y/ISCAQUC9/F1AYT2YISCAQUC9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/YT2Y/ISCAQUC9/F1AYT2YISCAQUC9.SMALL.jpg Lionel Sear The Joule Thief circuit is an excellent entrée for the novice electronic experimenter and has been reproduced countless times, indeed a Google search yields 245000 hits! By far the most frequently encountered circuit is that shown in Step 1 below which is incredibly simple consisting of four bas...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:10:32 PDT
Third Hand (Helping Hand) http://www.instructables.com/id/Third-Hand-Helping-Hand/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 03:59:27 PDT
Illuminate - A Social Garment http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminate-a-Social-Garment/
Illuminate - A Social Garment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/F7FH/ISCAE620/FT3F7FHISCAE620.SMALL.jpg YuchenZ In my fashion tech projects, I am always inspired by social interaction with a strong visual impact. Since my background was in visual design, I enjoy bringing a strong visual impact into the interaction designs of my garments. This garment highlights a physical interaction by illuminating the area...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:22:18 PDT
WOODEN WIFI SPEAKER http://www.instructables.com/id/WOODEN-WIFI-SPEAKER/
WOODEN WIFI SPEAKER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/JL3U/ISCAQ8AF/F2JJL3UISCAQ8AF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/JL3U/ISCAQ8AF/F2JJL3UISCAQ8AF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2J/JL3U/ISCAQ8AF/F2JJL3UISCAQ8AF.SMALL.jpg danielrpirun This is an "easy to use" music player with a reasonable sound quality. The main objective at the start of the project was that the box had to have only one cable, the mains. The way to achieve this was putting a chromecast audio inside the box. The rest of the electronics are just a low budget ebay ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:19:18 PDT
Making Fractal Art With High Voltage http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Fractal-Art-With-High-Voltage/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:25:24 PDT
Jeans Jacket Electrified Bar Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Jeans-Jacket-Electrified-Bar-Sign/
Jeans Jacket Electrified Bar Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UZAO/ISCANKHB/FH6UZAOISCANKHB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UZAO/ISCANKHB/FH6UZAOISCANKHB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/UZAO/ISCANKHB/FH6UZAOISCANKHB.SMALL.jpg rabbitcreek Hey we are packing up for Burning Man--so this has got to be quick. Grab your materials! So of course you need an old Jeans jacket to screw around with--so don't use one your partner is going to cry over when its covered with glue. Also some leather--Im not an expert on this so just go to your...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:50:40 PDT
Fire Hoody http://www.instructables.com/id/Fire-Hoody/
Fire Hoody - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/MLBT/ISCANWQD/FMFMLBTISCANWQD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/MLBT/ISCANWQD/FMFMLBTISCANWQD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/MLBT/ISCANWQD/FMFMLBTISCANWQD.SMALL.jpg rabbitcreek So last year we showed up for burning man with no lights which is the worst mistake you can make there other than not bringing water so....... Gather Materials This hoody is cool because it broadcasts a pillar of fire outline and has a accelerometer in the headpiece that makes the fire level tip ...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 19:47:31 PDT
CNC Milling Melt Face with the Sienci Mill One http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milling-Melt-Face-With-the-Sienci-Mill-One/
CNC Milling Melt Face with the Sienci Mill One - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/5JSF/IRXTWHDF/F0H5JSFIRXTWHDF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/5JSF/IRXTWHDF/F0H5JSFIRXTWHDF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/5JSF/IRXTWHDF/F0H5JSFIRXTWHDF.SMALL.jpg tobemas Model from: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:651829This project was milled using the Sienci Mill One!Material: Pink FoamTooling: 1/8" BallmillFeedrate: 1200mm/minPlunge rate: 400mm/minStep down: 3mm/passTime to complete: Approximately 2 hours CAM software: https://grid.space/kiri/?sm:CAMGcode send...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:10:28 PDT
Design and 3D Print a Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-3D-Print-a-Phone-Case/
Design and 3D Print a Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/SGSG/ISAURN79/FNPSGSGISAURN79.SMALL.jpg Autodesk Gallery Workshop These step-by-step instructions will guide you through the basics of creating a custom phone case using Tinkercad and preparing it for 3D printing. Attached is the file for an iPhone 6 case. Tinkercad is a free web based CAD program: www.tinkercad.com Import or Find Template File The introduction...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:52:55 PDT
Tinkering with LEGO: Art Machines http://www.instructables.com/id/Tinkering-With-LEGO-Art-Machines/
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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:24:40 PDT