Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:42:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Make an Obstacle Avoiding Car With Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-Obstacle-Avoiding-Car-With-Arduino/
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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:49:33 PDT
3D Printed Scrap Pile Arduino Tank Build http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Scrap-Pile-Arduino-Tank-Build/
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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:57:21 PDT
DIY 3D Printer Build Video Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printer-Build-Video-Tutorial/
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:27:06 PDT
Bolts , Screw , Thread , Nuts and Heat Insert Into 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Bolts-Screw-Thread-Nuts-and-Heat-Insert-Into-3D-Pr/
Bolts , Screw , Thread , Nuts and Heat Insert Into 3D Prints - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/5FCO/J0MOVMSG/FWA5FCOJ0MOVMSG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/5FCO/J0MOVMSG/FWA5FCOJ0MOVMSG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/5FCO/J0MOVMSG/FWA5FCOJ0MOVMSG.SMALL.jpg samir.3dp in this tutorial i will test some common used ways to use fasteners with 3D printed parts , and tried some other new ways.there is no recommendation for using one method over other as they all successful, it's up to you to choose taking into consideration cheap/expensive parts , easy , durability ,s...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 21:08:55 PDT
Mini Word Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Word-Clock/
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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:57:42 PDT
The PiBox http://www.instructables.com/id/The-PiBox/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:54:47 PDT
The Ultimate Maker's Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Makers-Tool/
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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:25:10 PDT
3D Printed Ping Pong Paddle http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ping-Pong-Paddle/
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Wed, 15 Mar 2017 07:21:48 PDT
How to Extract and Clean Starcraft 2 Models for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Extract-and-Clean-Starcraft-2-Models-for-3D/
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Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:56:52 PDT
3D Printing and Designing Replacement Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-and-Designing-Replacement-Parts/
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Sun, 12 Mar 2017 05:06:31 PDT
T-flapClocK http://www.instructables.com/id/T-flapClocK/
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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 23:04:57 PST
Cosmoneer Proto http://www.instructables.com/id/Cosmoneer-Proto/
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Thu, 9 Mar 2017 09:06:58 PST
Pimp My Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-My-Microscope/
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Thu, 2 Mar 2017 13:33:02 PST
ABS 3D Printing Finishing Technique Comparison http://www.instructables.com/id/ABS-3D-Printing-Finishing-Technique-Comparison/
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Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:18:46 PST
Twin Tops http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-Tops/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 08:33:46 PST
3D Printed Fidget Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Fidget-Spinner/
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Sun, 26 Feb 2017 02:58:48 PST
3D Printed Heng Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Heng-Lamp/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:15:14 PST
3D Printed PC Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-PC-Speakers/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 10:50:36 PST
Digital Moo Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Moo-Box/
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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 05:18:59 PST
YAAR - Yet Another Autonomous Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/YAAR-Yet-Another-Autonomous-Robot/
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 20:06:43 PST
How to Build Your Own 3D Printing Slicer From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-Your-Own-3D-Printing-Slicer-From-Scra/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:28:13 PST
Hybrid Manufacturing - The Orsus Story http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Manufacturing-the-Orsus-Story/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:03:58 PST
Designing a 3D Printed Flexible Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-3D-Printed-Flexible-Shirt/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 22:21:29 PST
3D Printed Digital Night Vision (The OpenScope) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Digital-Night-Vision-The-OpenScope/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:41:28 PST
How to Easily and Automatically Convert a CT Scan (DICOM Data) Into a 3D Printable Medical Model (STL File) in Minutes With Free Software and Online Services http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Easily-and-Automatically-Convert-a-CT-Scan-/
How to Easily and Automatically Convert a CT Scan (DICOM Data) Into a 3D Printable Medical Model (STL File) in Minutes With Free Software and Online Services - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/TV0O/IZ6BV0MY/FFVTV0OIZ6BV0MY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/TV0O/IZ6BV0MY/FFVTV0OIZ6BV0MY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFV/TV0O/IZ6BV0MY/FFVTV0OIZ6BV0MY.SMALL.jpg wanderingronin7 In this Instructable you will learn how to easily convert a medical imaging CT scan in DICOM file format to a 3D printable STL model very quickly and easily using free software and online services. The method described here works on any major operating system (Windows, Macintosh, Linux) and requires...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 20:59:22 PST
3D Print your Tilt Brush sketches using Meshmixer http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Print-Your-Tilt-Brush-Sketches-Using-Meshmixer/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:58:02 PST
WeatherBot 3000 http://www.instructables.com/id/WeatherBot-3000/
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:08:07 PST
Valentine's Sunflower http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentines-Sunflower/
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:42:39 PST
Digital Dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Dice-1/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 14:17:53 PST
BioRoboTecture http://www.instructables.com/id/BioRoboTecture/
BioRoboTecture - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/9GWC/IYYTAG5Q/FYV9GWCIYYTAG5Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/9GWC/IYYTAG5Q/FYV9GWCIYYTAG5Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/9GWC/IYYTAG5Q/FYV9GWCIYYTAG5Q.SMALL.jpg Alice_Gong A new perspective on tackling sustainable design is to prototype structures that can perform robotically without external energy inputs or programmed electrical mechanisms. By harvesting the potential of naturally responsive materials, and accentuating their original morphological qualities, ecolo...
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 08:00:15 PST
Ultimaker 2+ Hinged Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimaker-2-Hinged-Door/
Ultimaker 2+ Hinged Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/C5SF/IYYT3DGZ/FJQC5SFIYYT3DGZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/C5SF/IYYT3DGZ/FJQC5SFIYYT3DGZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/C5SF/IYYT3DGZ/FJQC5SFIYYT3DGZ.SMALL.jpg SkillMillNYC This tutorial will guide you through the process of creating a custom door and hinges for your an Ultimaker 2+. You can print the hinges and robot door knob on your Ultimaker 2+ and make the actual door from wood, cardboard or, as we did, clear acrylic. You will find all the files you need to lase...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 21:08:06 PST
Combining Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing http://www.instructables.com/id/Combining-Additive-and-Subtractive-Manufacturing/
Combining Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/55UC/IYYTMPDJ/FB155UCIYYTMPDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/55UC/IYYTMPDJ/FB155UCIYYTMPDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/55UC/IYYTMPDJ/FB155UCIYYTMPDJ.SMALL.jpg NathanF61 Anyone who has used a 3D printer has faced the reality that it is not an exact science. Parts can turn out misshapen, or fail to print all together. It was this frustration that has inspired my partner and me to spend the last 4 years developing and experimenting with how we can make better parts, b...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 03:47:13 PST
Creating a Wood Sculpture Using a 3D Scan: "Oh, That We Would Know Where Abundance is Found" http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Wood-Sculpture-Using-a-3D-Scan/
Creating a Wood Sculpture Using a 3D Scan: "Oh, That We Would Know Where Abundance is Found" - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QODQ/IYYSZURX/FXWQODQIYYSZURX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QODQ/IYYSZURX/FXWQODQIYYSZURX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QODQ/IYYSZURX/FXWQODQIYYSZURX.SMALL.jpg justinarcher7 This sculpture explores the immediate satisfaction that can accompany material wealth in contrast to the deeper satisfaction that we can experience in relationship with God. The figure is suspended in between these realities.This is a life-size, hand carved sculpture that is suspended from an I-beam...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:37:46 PST
Gift Away Your Heartbeat for Valentines Day! | Arduino Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Away-Your-Heartbeat-for-Valentines-Day-Arduin/
Gift Away Your Heartbeat for Valentines Day! | Arduino Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/GJMC/IYYTNDJU/FOUGJMCIYYTNDJU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/GJMC/IYYTNDJU/FOUGJMCIYYTNDJU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOU/GJMC/IYYTNDJU/FOUGJMCIYYTNDJU.SMALL.gif Sverd Industries All right people, I've got a pretty sweet project lined up, just in time for valentines day. I'm going to show you how to gift away your own heart!This is how to use an ECG sensor along with an arduino to record your heart beat! This data will then in turn be used to make an awesome picture, so you ...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 04:37:59 PST
Using Fusion 360 to design FDG handle tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Fusion-360-to-Design-FDG-Handle-Tool/
Using Fusion 360 to design FDG handle tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/QG3S/IYUFZ2ZJ/F27QG3SIYUFZ2ZJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/QG3S/IYUFZ2ZJ/F27QG3SIYUFZ2ZJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/QG3S/IYUFZ2ZJ/F27QG3SIYUFZ2ZJ.SMALL.jpg Omnilord Fat Dragon Games makes dungeon terrain, village terrain etc. that can be 3D printed. This handle tool, designed in Fusion 360, makes it easier to hold such a piece while painting it.If you don't have a 3D printer or any pieces from FDG these instructions can show some basic functionality in Fusion 3...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 03:45:58 PST
Light 'em up: turn any 3D print into a LED lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-em-Up-Turn-Any-3D-Print-Into-a-LED-Lamp/
Light 'em up: turn any 3D print into a LED lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UW7U/IYUFXIYN/FTNUW7UIYUFXIYN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UW7U/IYUFXIYN/FTNUW7UIYUFXIYN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UW7U/IYUFXIYN/FTNUW7UIYUFXIYN.SMALL.jpg E Rosseau 3D print + LED = awesomenessHere I'll show you how to make a little LED lamp from any 3D print you likeThis is the easiest way I could think of and it requires just a LED and a button cell batteryThe result is a mood light which you can turn on/off by turning, which allows for the LED to make contac...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 13:17:52 PST
3D laptop sticker (Cheshire cat) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Laptop-Sticker-Cheshire-Cat/
3D laptop sticker (Cheshire cat) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/NMDK/IYOQTS7J/F86NMDKIYOQTS7J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/NMDK/IYOQTS7J/F86NMDKIYOQTS7J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F86/NMDK/IYOQTS7J/F86NMDKIYOQTS7J.SMALL.jpg Matlek Here is a small and simple article explaining how to make a "3D sticker" to stick to your laptop. It is a remix of the famous macbook decals (my favorites are this one and this one), but made with a 3D printer! The 3D shapes give something more to the design, and it looks really good. As an example,...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 07:58:01 PST
Dog Wheelchair (quad) http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Wheelchair-quad/
Dog Wheelchair (quad) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/N63Q/IYOQC7E7/FZCN63QIYOQC7E7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/N63Q/IYOQC7E7/FZCN63QIYOQC7E7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/N63Q/IYOQC7E7/FZCN63QIYOQC7E7.SMALL.jpg Extraordinary Things Agnes is a little, vivacious dog from Ukraine. Unfortunately, she is seriously ill. Agnes suffers from polyneuropathy - she can’t move on her own. Animal foundation „Węgielek” decided to help the dog and asked student organization „Biokreatywni” from Silesian Institute of Technology to design a sp...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 13:00:50 PST
Streamlined 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Streamlined-3D-Printed-Prosthetic-Hand/
Streamlined 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9K4Y/IYOQMBWH/FO59K4YIYOQMBWH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9K4Y/IYOQMBWH/FO59K4YIYOQMBWH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/9K4Y/IYOQMBWH/FO59K4YIYOQMBWH.SMALL.jpg ryan_p Welcome to my prosthetic hand page! As an intern at AIO Robotics, I designed this prosthetic hand to assist those with limb differences so that they may grasp objects by simply curling their wrist. This hand is completely mechanical, requires no electronics, and is tendon-driven. While its functiona...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2017 04:30:51 PST
3D Printer Enclosure with Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-With-Lights/
3D Printer Enclosure with Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHR/9KLJ/IYOQL0V8/FHR9KLJIYOQL0V8.SMALL.jpg TheCarmichaelWorkshop I made an enclosure for my Prusa i3 RepRap 3D Printer to protect it from sawdust in my woodworking shop. Watch my video of the project and follow these steps to make one for your 3D printer. The overall size is 19.5" wide x 22" tall x 23" deep; however, you may need to adjust the size to fit your ...
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Sat, 4 Feb 2017 13:28:09 PST
3d modeling a textile pattern http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Modeling-a-Textile-Pattern/
3d modeling a textile pattern - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/LBZY/IYOQMXX7/FJ7LBZYIYOQMXX7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/LBZY/IYOQMXX7/FJ7LBZYIYOQMXX7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/LBZY/IYOQMXX7/FJ7LBZYIYOQMXX7.SMALL.jpg faketz88 In this instructable I'm going to show how to create a geometric pattern using Autodesk Fusion 360.I 3d printed then the pattern using flexible filament to create garments or whatever you want.
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 20:15:59 PST
RetroDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/RetroDuino/
RetroDuino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/4GJW/IYOQCU3Y/FKW4GJWIYOQCU3Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/4GJW/IYOQCU3Y/FKW4GJWIYOQCU3Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/4GJW/IYOQCU3Y/FKW4GJWIYOQCU3Y.SMALL.jpg PedroB18 Hi everybody!We have done a handheld rechargable retro console based on arduino, using some 8x8 led matrix and max7219 drivers, hardware, software and firmware designed by us. We are Electronics systems engineering students.This project was for 'Creative Electronics', a Beng Electronics Engineering ...
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Fri, 3 Feb 2017 12:03:20 PST
Реактивные гидр браслеты для подводного плаванья http://www.instructables.com/id/Реактивные-Гидр-Браслеты-Для-Подводного-Плаванья/
Реактивные гидр браслеты для подводного плаванья - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3OCZ/IYOQ9VVM/FZR3OCZIYOQ9VVM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3OCZ/IYOQ9VVM/FZR3OCZIYOQ9VVM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/3OCZ/IYOQ9VVM/FZR3OCZIYOQ9VVM.SMALL.jpg Anastasiy Описание.Цель проекта:Создать браслеты для быстрого передвижения под водой.Команда ФиксииФБ:Андрей Долгирев – механик и юрист юморист.Артем Самсонов – капитан команды и идеолог, инженер пайщик.Михаил Игнатов – Ведущий промышленный дизайнерАнастасия Смирнова – промышленный дизайнер, маркетолог.Состав...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2017 11:12:02 PST
3D Printed Actual Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Actual-Speaker/
3D Printed Actual Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/FQ57/IYOQBLZU/F6BFQ57IYOQBLZU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/FQ57/IYOQBLZU/F6BFQ57IYOQBLZU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/FQ57/IYOQBLZU/F6BFQ57IYOQBLZU.SMALL.jpg Rajaa Kahel Hi all,This project is done for the purpose of testing and without calculation, and yes; it worked!Watch the video to see it in action, and to see how it works.STL files:http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2068737 How it's done.. After printing the two parts (no support, 0.2mm layer hight), use a th...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 20:04:01 PST
Bot Laser Gallery Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Bot-Laser-Gallery-Game/
Bot Laser Gallery Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/O7NM/IYGFQ8JT/F88O7NMIYGFQ8JT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/O7NM/IYGFQ8JT/F88O7NMIYGFQ8JT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F88/O7NM/IYGFQ8JT/F88O7NMIYGFQ8JT.SMALL.jpg justbennett This is a game where you aim a laser pointer at a robot's belly to "disable" it. When you hit the bot's weak spot its eyes go dark and you hear a laser sound. After all five bots are disabled the game resets and the bots turn back on one at a time.I made this because it creates a simple example of i...
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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 21:58:02 PST
Recycle an Old Keyboard to a Laptop Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-an-Old-Keyboard-to-a-Laptop-Stand/
Recycle an Old Keyboard to a Laptop Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/VRUE/J0SEHIYO/FQ3VRUEJ0SEHIYO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/VRUE/J0SEHIYO/FQ3VRUEJ0SEHIYO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/VRUE/J0SEHIYO/FQ3VRUEJ0SEHIYO.SMALL.jpg AYOUB0101 go Materials we need this things Next Step Disassemble the keyboard and detach the buttons , olso Disassemble the olde bag Than : This is the finished product So : Can be combined with anything of your choice, for example, I incorporated with these : Finnaly : So we have contributed t...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:41:26 PST
Rotating planetary party drinks http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-Planetary-Party-Drinks/
Rotating planetary party drinks - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/5DZW/IYB2BO22/FTT5DZWIYB2BO22.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/5DZW/IYB2BO22/FTT5DZWIYB2BO22.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/5DZW/IYB2BO22/FTT5DZWIYB2BO22.SMALL.jpg vanDrielElectric Hello everyone. This is the first instructable that I'Il be making. I'm creating this instructable because of a school project. I'm a fist year Electrical Engineering student and this project is for an extra subject I chose. That doesn't mean that I'm doing this just for school. I've been on instruc...
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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:53:05 PST
Bacteriophage D20 Stand Mk1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Bacteriophage-D20-Stand-Mk1/
Bacteriophage D20 Stand Mk1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/2GDZ/IYAMUEKZ/FC62GDZIYAMUEKZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/2GDZ/IYAMUEKZ/FC62GDZIYAMUEKZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/2GDZ/IYAMUEKZ/FC62GDZIYAMUEKZ.SMALL.jpg Riftliger Bacteriophages are beastly viruses which are used to transmit information into a cell, and alter its production. They are commonly used as transmission mechanisms to treat bacterial infections, among other procedures. They also happen to have the head geometry of a regular icosohedron (the same as...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:29:01 PST
3D Printed Hidden Blade Prop - Fusion 360 Design http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Hidden-Blade-Fusion-360-Design/
3D Printed Hidden Blade Prop - Fusion 360 Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/QOLM/IWMQV3AO/FEJQOLMIWMQV3AO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/QOLM/IWMQV3AO/FEJQOLMIWMQV3AO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/QOLM/IWMQV3AO/FEJQOLMIWMQV3AO.SMALL.jpg veebz This is a project that I undertook for a Halloween costume prop. It worked several times, but did eventually fail just before leaving for a costume party.DISCLAIMER: This is not an original design by me (I'm of the opinion that very few of us actually create truly original designs). I did some rever...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:21:41 PST
Arduio biometric, or vioce controlled robotic hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduio-Biometric-or-Vioce-Controlled-Robotic-Hand/
Arduio biometric, or vioce controlled robotic hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IGV8/IYAMYG5V/FPNIGV8IYAMYG5V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IGV8/IYAMYG5V/FPNIGV8IYAMYG5V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/IGV8/IYAMYG5V/FPNIGV8IYAMYG5V.SMALL.jpg tankapotamus Making a muscle controlled robotic hand. Using an Arduino, an EasyVR shield, or a Myoware biometric EMG sensor, and a robotic claw, or 3D printed hand. Parts Arduino EasyVR Shield https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13316 Robotic Claw https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13174 (retired claw pictured...
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:52:22 PST