Instructables: exploring - technology - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:15:04 PST BLOX v1.01 An "Antique Radio" Christmas Present http://www.instructables.com/id/An-antique-radio-Christmas-Present/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:22:59 PST
Music Visualiser Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Visualiser-Table/
Music Visualiser Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/VWWP/I3WWORBJ/FYSVWWPI3WWORBJ.SMALL.jpg crt4041 This Instructable will hopefully give you all you need to put together a reactive music led table.I based it on the Music Visualiser at Music Visualiser - Adafruit. The code is from there, the circuit is from there - all I really created was a big led matrix, and put it into an Ikea table!Really, I...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:40:35 PST
Networked Cosmic Ray Detector: Feel Radiation on your Fingertips http://www.instructables.com/id/Networked-Cosmic-Ray-Detector-Feel-Radiation-on-yo/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 14:45:36 PST
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Headphones-Sony-MDR-V6-wireless-mod/
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SMALL.jpg griffinity Go wireless with DIY bluetooth headphones.PARTS NEEDEDSony MDR-V6 headphones (or whatever headphones you got): http://amzn.com/B00001WRSJ?tag=griffhammo-20Jumbl Bluetooth receiver: http://amzn.com/B00HJBBBL0?tag=griffhammo-20RadioShack 1/8” stereo jack: https://www.radioshack.com/1-8-stereo-in-line-...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:24:27 PST
Automatic Vent Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Vent-Control/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:32:33 PST
Iron Man Arc Reactor Bang Bang Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Iron-Man-Arc-Reactor-Bang-Bang-Tag/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:46:04 PST
Weasley Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Weasley-Clock/
Weasley Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/XU3L/I3VH8MZL/FYQXU3LI3VH8MZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/XU3L/I3VH8MZL/FYQXU3LI3VH8MZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/XU3L/I3VH8MZL/FYQXU3LI3VH8MZL.SMALL.jpg yrammies Some of you might remember the Weasley family clock from Harry Potter : it allowed members of the Weasley family to know where each one of them was currently. We (my cousin and I) decided to make our own version of the clock. Since we didn't know how to control so many clock hands, we decided to use...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 19:23:58 PST
How to Play "What am I?" http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-What-am-I/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:02:02 PST
Swarmscapers: Autonomous Mobile 3D Printing Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Swarmscapers-Autonomous-Mobile-3D-Printing-Robots/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:54:57 PST
Build A Cheap Handcrafted CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Cheap-Handcrafted-CNC-Mill-Unfinished-Prototype/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:42:43 PST
3D Modeling a Spark Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Modeling-a-Spark-Diffuser/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:05:13 PST
Make your own LED Bar http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-LED-Bar/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:12:39 PST
Beefed Up iPhone Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Beefed-Up-iPhone-Cable/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:02:35 PST
How to Build a Decorative HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Decorative-HTPC/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:40:15 PST
Play with glowing neurons? A novel framework for interactive neuron simulation in hardware. http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-with-glowing-neurons-A-novel-framework-for-in/
Play with glowing neurons? A novel framework for interactive neuron simulation in hardware. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SMALL.jpg nspike Please note: The present EEPA theory and the corresponding hardware implementation were developed in the context of my bachelor thesis research. The explanations given here are written for a broad audience. If you are interested in the thesis, the project, have questions or remarks, please do not he...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:35 PST
Burning Laser with Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Laser-with-Joule-Thief/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:21:24 PST
Automatic Secret Library Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Secret-Library-Door/
Automatic Secret Library Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/I12A/I3THEBDL/F2UI12AI3THEBDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/I12A/I3THEBDL/F2UI12AI3THEBDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/I12A/I3THEBDL/F2UI12AI3THEBDL.SMALL.jpg Krizbleen I've always wanted to have a secret bookshelf door. Who wouldn't? So when I finished my attic, I had the chance to construct a custom bookshelf door that opens and closes by sliding into a space behind the wall, revealing my home office.But I wanted to go farther than that - I wanted it to automat...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:26:37 PST
Hidden Digital Audio Recorder: Hands Up, Don't Shoot http://www.instructables.com/id/Hands-Up-Dont-Shoot/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:54:38 PST
a brief history of time http://www.instructables.com/id/a-brief-history-of-time/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 14:41:02 PST
How to build a custom "bed of nails" tester for your 3D printer electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-custom-bed-of-nails-tester-for-your/
How to build a custom "bed of nails" tester for your 3D printer electronics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/STN4/I3BHK6I7/FMYSTN4I3BHK6I7.SMALL.jpg snifikino If you are manufacturing a lot of PCBs (Printed Circuit Board), you will want to have some sort of QA to ensure your boards are functional and without defects. The most popular method for in-circuit testing is the use of a bed of nails fixture. There are many very expensive solutions to that but you...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:25:37 PST
Winter Weather Face Shield with Defogger Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Weather-Face-Shield-with-Defogger-Fans/
Winter Weather Face Shield with Defogger Fans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZPKB/I3S5PYXY/FVKZPKBI3S5PYXY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZPKB/I3S5PYXY/FVKZPKBI3S5PYXY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/ZPKB/I3S5PYXY/FVKZPKBI3S5PYXY.SMALL.jpg JLung Mark 1 Winter Face ShieldLooking for a way to protect my face from harsh winter conditions, without enduring damp scarves pressed against my mouth or the excessive, mummy like, wrapping of my head, I created headgear with a magnetic visor that is defogged by tiny 5 volt fans.This instructable will g...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:53:20 PST
Remote Volume Control for old stereo amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Volume-Control-for-old-stereo-amp/
Remote Volume Control for old stereo amp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/80G6/I3TH5Z83/FEM80G6I3TH5Z83.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/80G6/I3TH5Z83/FEM80G6I3TH5Z83.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/80G6/I3TH5Z83/FEM80G6I3TH5Z83.SMALL.jpg Vitim I have an old Stereo Amp that I have on my living room. It works pretty good, but it is so old that It doesn't have a remote control, which makes it very annoying to use while sitting on the couch.So I made this, a device that I could use my current TV remote to controle the volume and mute the ster...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:46:39 PST
How to use a multimeter to check voltage, continuity and battery charges http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-multimeter-to-check-voltage-continuit/
How to use a multimeter to check voltage, continuity and battery charges - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/94HB/I3THD88K/F2694HBI3THD88K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/94HB/I3THD88K/F2694HBI3THD88K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/94HB/I3THD88K/F2694HBI3THD88K.SMALL.jpg bwirtz A digital multimeter can check voltage, continuity and battery charges.The Ideal 61-310 multimeter measures AC/DC voltage, current and resistance . Also it measures audible continuity as well as temperature.A Data Hold feature stores your results for convenience in the field. A built in Low Battery ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:26:57 PST
Bike Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Buddy/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:49:48 PST
Inch Worm Soft Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Inch-Worm-Soft-Robot/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:32:12 PST
Make you own custom remote control for your project http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-you-own-custom-remote-controle-for-your-proje/
Make you own custom remote control for your project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/W20K/I3R76H2C/FQ1W20KI3R76H2C.SMALL.jpg Vitim I did a project that used an arduino and a IR remove library to control a couple things.So in this instructable I show how you can repurpose a remote control to your on purpose.And you don't need anything fancy to make a good looking remote control.It just depends on your graphics skills :) Choose...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:34:19 PST
Glass with accelerometer controlled light http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-with-accelerometer-controlled-light/
Glass with accelerometer controlled light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/ZS3O/I3S5OC46/FUDZS3OI3S5OC46.SMALL.gif ademon I have started this project as a bed side glass with lighting feature. When I have moved forward I explored different usages in different contexts.Bed side glass scenario:When the user wakes up and needs to drink water, he/she turns the glass. When the glass flips over, it lights up, thanks to the a...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:55:33 PST
Infinity Mirror Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Table/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:57 PST
Laser Midi Controller - (Laser Triggered Midi Keyboard) http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Midi-Controller-Laser-Triggered-Midi-Keyboar/
Laser Midi Controller - (Laser Triggered Midi Keyboard) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/XGVK/I3H57KJL/F7NXGVKI3H57KJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/XGVK/I3H57KJL/F7NXGVKI3H57KJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/XGVK/I3H57KJL/F7NXGVKI3H57KJL.SMALL.jpg lasermidi Project goal:"Construct a laser triggered midi controller, using standard electric components and a recycled midi keyboard."Step 1.Find a recycled midi keyboard / controller.Step 2.Construct a laser triggered switch.Step 3.Connect midi device, measure components (shorts), and test device.You can now...
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 10:55:17 PST
Arduino Finite State Machine and multitasks http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Finite-State-Machine/
Arduino Finite State Machine and multitasks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/2EPL/I3S5LOJ7/FOW2EPLI3S5LOJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/2EPL/I3S5LOJ7/FOW2EPLI3S5LOJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/2EPL/I3S5LOJ7/FOW2EPLI3S5LOJ7.SMALL.jpg manu4371 A finite state machine is diagram used to organise tasks to control several insdustrial systems (production, heater, pump, conveyors...). All these sytems include states (associated with an "action", ie: start, run, stop) some of them are "wanted" or said "stable" others are "unwanted" or unstable. ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:24:02 PST
Glowing Faerie Headdress http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Leaf-Faerie-Headdress/
Glowing Faerie Headdress - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1UY1/I3H4VJVQ/FQ11UY1I3H4VJVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1UY1/I3H4VJVQ/FQ11UY1I3H4VJVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/1UY1/I3H4VJVQ/FQ11UY1I3H4VJVQ.SMALL.jpg nikistyxx The Leaf Faerie Headdress is inspired by the Russian Rusalka Myth. Rusalka came out of the water in the spring to transfer life-giving moisture to the fields and thus helped nurture the crop. However, Rusalka had a dark side, and if you came to close to the river, they might drown you. The headdress...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:21:12 PST
Remote Control Light switch (ARDUINO) http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Light-switch-ARDUINO/
Remote Control Light switch (ARDUINO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/1ZBE/I3TH9NOG/FL41ZBEI3TH9NOG.SMALL.jpg blubflubify So I was sick of falling asleep with the light on... And this is what i came up with! Parts of this instructable were borrowed from other people but a lot of what was borrowed has been modified for this application. I hope you enjoy building this project because it's pretty sick! Materials Materi...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:06:05 PST
Eco-Column http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Column/
Eco-Column - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IC7Y/I3R71PK2/FA7IC7YI3R71PK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IC7Y/I3R71PK2/FA7IC7YI3R71PK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/IC7Y/I3R71PK2/FA7IC7YI3R71PK2.SMALL.jpg kfronh1 By: Kelsie Fronheiser, Gene Edwards, Jenny Kraus, Justin LangeIntroduction:These instructions will help you create your very own eco-column in your home or classroom. An eco-column is a self-sustaining ecosystem on a small scale, made of plastic soda bottles. This eco-column has 3 chambers: the terr...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:08:21 PST
EL Wire Bike Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Bike-Helmet/
EL Wire Bike Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/MM61/I3S5LKW4/F43MM61I3S5LKW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/MM61/I3S5LKW4/F43MM61I3S5LKW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/MM61/I3S5LKW4/F43MM61I3S5LKW4.SMALL.jpg nlewkowitz I ride my bike a lot at night in a very car oriented city, so I needed to find a way to make sure I was seen at night. Using EL Wire, scotch tape, Elmers Glue, and a hot glue gun (not pictured) I came up with a cheap way to add lighting to a bike helmet. It's simple and easy, and I think you'll agre...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:16:51 PST
RE-Inflatable Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/RE-Inflatable-Vest/
RE-Inflatable Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/WSK9/I3S5L2YE/FHQWSK9I3S5L2YE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/WSK9/I3S5L2YE/FHQWSK9I3S5L2YE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/WSK9/I3S5L2YE/FHQWSK9I3S5L2YE.SMALL.jpg ZiyunQ Office workers are constantly hunched over their laptops and computers for long hours every day. This causes back pains and bad posture. The Inflatable Vest is an interactive reminder for people to correct their bad habits. Every 20 minutes bubbles will inflate, forcing the user to stretch back and ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:23:53 PST
Learn How to Operate a Mori Seiki NT-1000SZM http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-Operate-a-Mori-Seiki-NT-1000SZM/
Learn How to Operate a Mori Seiki NT-1000SZM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/X4X5/I3R6ZXY5/F86X4X5I3R6ZXY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/X4X5/I3R6ZXY5/F86X4X5I3R6ZXY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/X4X5/I3R6ZXY5/F86X4X5I3R6ZXY5.SMALL.jpg danvida The Mori Seiki NT-1000SZM is a very capable multi-axis CNC machine that can make a variety of complex parts. It is a combination of two lathes and one mill in one machine and is capable of continuously making parts around the clock for years on end. Mori Seiki engineered this amazing machine tool ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:00:45 PST
Wood Phone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Phone-Case/
Wood Phone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/IX98/I3R70N24/FIFIX98I3R70N24.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/IX98/I3R70N24/FIFIX98I3R70N24.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/IX98/I3R70N24/FIFIX98I3R70N24.SMALL.jpg pucksurfer Ever since the invention of the very fragile touch screen. We've been looking to protect our valuable possessions, our smart phones. One of the main ways that we do this is with phone cases. Now, with that said, phone customization has come a long way. It has offered several very different styles to...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:26:17 PST
Smartphone controlled mood light http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-controlled-mood-light/
Smartphone controlled mood light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/CXDT/I3R6ZGJ8/FQ5CXDTI3R6ZGJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/CXDT/I3R6ZGJ8/FQ5CXDTI3R6ZGJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/CXDT/I3R6ZGJ8/FQ5CXDTI3R6ZGJ8.SMALL.jpg simsalapim This tutorial teaches you how to make a mood light that you can change color and intensity of using your iPhone.We will use the LightBlue Bean to control the lights. The LightBlue Bean is an Arduino compatible microcontroller with Bluetooth Low Energy, meaning that it's really easy to communicate wi...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:12:48 PST
A Comprehensive Intel Edison Getting Started Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Comprehensive-Intel-Edison-Getting-Started-Guide/
A Comprehensive Intel Edison Getting Started Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/0GCB/I3R6Z18W/FLN0GCBI3R6Z18W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/0GCB/I3R6Z18W/FLN0GCBI3R6Z18W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/0GCB/I3R6Z18W/FLN0GCBI3R6Z18W.SMALL.jpg kiranshila I have recently acquired an Intel IoT Developer Kit as part of an Instructable Campaign. I am familiar with some embedded processing models and microcontroller environments such as the Arduino, but I found getting up and running with the Intel Edison to be a bit chaotic. I wanted to consolidate the ...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:58:43 PST
Laser Glow Writer http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Glow-Writer-Introduction/
Laser Glow Writer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/62VQ/I3R706IJ/FD462VQI3R706IJ.SMALL.jpg ril3y IntroThe Glow Writer is a CNC single point projector that uses a near ultra violet laser to excite photons on luminescent material. Basically, it's a laser that shoots at glow-in-the-dark vinyl (glow paint?) and makes it glow where it hits. At it's heart, the Laser Glow Writer is a 2-axis CNC machi...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:21:57 PST
How to Create 3d Printable Articulated Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-3d-Printable-Articulated-Sculptures/
How to Create 3d Printable Articulated Sculptures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5FYM/I3PRQ2TZ/FIP5FYMI3PRQ2TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5FYM/I3PRQ2TZ/FIP5FYMI3PRQ2TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5FYM/I3PRQ2TZ/FIP5FYMI3PRQ2TZ.SMALL.jpg chosetec The availability of 3D printers and printing services is making it easier for aspiring hobbyists to get involved in creating sculptures, toys, and gadgets. With access to these tools, designers and inventors can rapidly prototype and evolve their ideas. This tutorial is about creating articulated (...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:34:22 PST
Bending PMMA (plexiglass) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bending-PMMA-plexiglass/
Bending PMMA (plexiglass) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/OLA3/I3H5T3WL/FWVOLA3I3H5T3WL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/OLA3/I3H5T3WL/FWVOLA3I3H5T3WL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/OLA3/I3H5T3WL/FWVOLA3I3H5T3WL.SMALL.jpg katrijn_haezebrouck We are a group of 3 students of the second year Industrial Design (Kortrijk, Belgium).We got an assignment for building a machine with which we could bend PMMA, also known as plexiglass.We chose to experiment with the concept of using several tubes, through which the plexiglass is led for bending.We...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 01:10:31 PST
CNC milling stone http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-milling-stone/
CNC milling stone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/DKM7/I3PJRI63/FSTDKM7I3PJRI63.SMALL.jpg Christian Knuell Cutting stone with a CNC machine is surprisingly simple with the right tools and a few tricks.I've brought back a nice stone from my last hiking trip in Switzerland and christmas is getting closer and closer - so let's make a tealight holder... Tools Most stones are hard enough to dull and burn e...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:19:24 PST
QuickType - A new way to type! http://www.instructables.com/id/QuickType-A-new-way-to-type/
QuickType - A new way to type! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/QQHR/I3PJOKNI/FOSQQHRI3PJOKNI.SMALL.jpg sarju7 Hello! Today I am going to be showing you how to build the QuickType. What the QuickType does is that it types out whatever you say into the serial monitor of the arduino with the press of a button from the QuickType app I developed on MIT App Inventor. It uses bluetooth, so it can be used from far ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 18:21:29 PST
3D Printed Smartphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Smartphone-Case/
3D Printed Smartphone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/D17K/I3PJPC8X/F37D17KI3PJPC8X.SMALL.jpg joeismydad Hello everyone! After a long time of absence, I am finally back on my favorite How-to site, Instructables! With winter break coming up, everyone (including me) sort of has a "I don't care about anything anymore I just wanna do what I wanna do" attitude. Personally, I'm excited to get back into makin...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:30:29 PST
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-typing-steampunk-robot-ROBOLED/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:38:08 PST
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid ***Please send some contest votes my way! I've entered this instructable in the Protected, 3D Design, and Formlabs contests and I'd really appreciate your support!***Turning one of my old Android phones into a webcam is something I've been thinking about doing for a long time now. A couple of year...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
Smiley - a smile-triggered candy machine that shares! http://www.instructables.com/id/Smiley/
Smiley - a smile-triggered candy machine that shares! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/XN9A/I3H5OTNO/FDAXN9AI3H5OTNO.SMALL.jpg Mmezhibovskaya Below is the process I went through to create Smiley, the smile-triggered candy machine that invites and shares the reward simultaneously! Smiley Video Tools and Materials Arduino Uno kit Experimenter’s Guide for Arduino Candy Wizard: Motion Activated Candy Dispenser (Here's the one I got!)...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:14:34 PST
LED - Mega Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Mega-Clock/
LED - Mega Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/KNHU/I3PRO1MA/FT6KNHUI3PRO1MA.SMALL.jpg Michalsky If you can't see the original video in your country please try this other link of a "music edited version": Bill of Material (All you will need) For the Housing Three 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (black) One 300x300mm x 3mm thickness Acrylic glass (trasparent) ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:24:52 PST
Build a 3D printed Dalek! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-3D-printed-Dalek/
Build a 3D printed Dalek! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GH5I/I3H5OCJ7/FFZGH5II3H5OCJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GH5I/I3H5OCJ7/FFZGH5II3H5OCJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/GH5I/I3H5OCJ7/FFZGH5II3H5OCJ7.SMALL.jpg snifikino One of the most fearsome enemy of The Doctor is the Dalek. Those creatures, whose sole purpose is to EXTERMINATE! can now be part of your collection.Here's how you can 3D print your own, very accurate Dalek.Design and photos provided by Audrey 2 with some of my own modifications. Decide on your m...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:47:43 PST