Instructables: exploring - technology - 3d printing http://www.instructables.com Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:32:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Make Your Own Split Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Split-Keyboard/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:09:49 PST
Drawing Plotter http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-Plotter/
Drawing Plotter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/VBM6/IW6PQPL5/FUKVBM6IW6PQPL5.SMALL.jpg TheSuperSewcio. Welcome to my Instructable!Please, if you like it vote for me in the contest!Here I'll show you how to make 2 axis, gcode controlled drawing plotter.I've already made a delta 3D printer which is awesome, the only thing that wasn't made by me was the Arduino program. This program was very long and co...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 08:00:45 PST
Mk4 6-Stage 3D Printed http://www.instructables.com/id/Mk4-6-Stage-3D-Printed/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 07:48:01 PST
PANDA 2- 100% SUPPORT-FREE DUST SEPARATION VACUUM CLEANER http://www.instructables.com/id/PANDA-2-100-SUPPORT-FREE-DUST-SEPARATION-VACUUM-CL/
PANDA 2- 100% SUPPORT-FREE DUST SEPARATION VACUUM CLEANER - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1C9W/IW6PPSNI/FZY1C9WIW6PPSNI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1C9W/IW6PPSNI/FZY1C9WIW6PPSNI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/1C9W/IW6PPSNI/FZY1C9WIW6PPSNI.SMALL.jpg jake_lee_1105 ** LESSER COMPONENTS TO BUY, LESSER COST, MORE CHALLENGES. IT IS NEAT, WORKABLE, POWERFUL AND 100% SUPPORT-FREE DUST SEPARATION VACUUM CLEANER.**Video: https://youtu.be/FoX1BfXnuIwYes, it is 100% support free for every part of the assembly, it is a thoughtful and considerate project that does not re...
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Sun, 4 Dec 2016 04:53:35 PST
Automatic Blinds Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Blinds-Opener/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:51:27 PST
3d printed filament dryer&cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Printed-Filament-Dryercleaner/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 06:38:44 PST
Gcode to x3g http://www.instructables.com/id/Gcode-to-X3g/
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 23:52:59 PST
How to get started with 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Get-Started-With-3D-Printing/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 11:21:29 PST
Generating airshells on a web browser http://www.instructables.com/id/Generating-Airshells-on-a-Web-Browser/
Generating airshells on a web browser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/36LV/IW6PE9NU/FBR36LVIW6PE9NU.SMALL.jpg chengXX Intricate natural forms emerge from simple logic. Small change in the logic results in incredible variations. Snowflakes, tree branches, seashells, these are all fascinating natural formation with infinite possibilities. I created a series of 'airshells', shells that mimic the logic of seashell form...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 10:37:38 PST
HOW TO DECORATE THE OBJET CONNEX 3D PRINTER (and yourself at the same time) http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-DECORATE-THE-OBJET-CONNEX-3D-PRINTER-and-Yo/
HOW TO DECORATE THE OBJET CONNEX 3D PRINTER (and yourself at the same time) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/44KL/IW5JC5OA/FR444KLIW5JC5OA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/44KL/IW5JC5OA/FR444KLIW5JC5OA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/44KL/IW5JC5OA/FR444KLIW5JC5OA.SMALL.jpg Alex Murray-Leslie Waiting for a digital print on an Objet Connex 500 can be time consuming, so Gaby and I decided to use our time productively by turning the printer into an expressive machine, in the hope of joining the debate on digital craft and most of all seeing the object print process as living-art.It all star...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:43:55 PST
How to make New Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-New-Rocks/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:03:11 PST
DO YOUR OWN SCANNER 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/DO-YOUR-OWN-SCANNER-3D/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:46:22 PST
Modular Star Tree Topper http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-Star-Tree-Topper/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:26:43 PST
Ball Joint with Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Joint-With-Fusion-360/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:40:57 PST
Make Your PLA Prints Flexible and Softer http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-PLA-Prints-Flexible-and-Softer/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 19:31:08 PST
Building a Waldo for the LittleArm Arduino Robot Arm http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Waldo-for-the-LittleArm-Arduino-Robot-A/
Building a Waldo for the LittleArm Arduino Robot Arm - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AQ71/IVO4DKYJ/FL4AQ71IVO4DKYJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AQ71/IVO4DKYJ/FL4AQ71IVO4DKYJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/AQ71/IVO4DKYJ/FL4AQ71IVO4DKYJ.SMALL.jpg rocketboss13 The LittleArm is a 3D printed robot arm that is controlled with an Arduino Uno. This Instructable is based on the tutorial posted on the LittleArm website where other examples and downloads are.The LittleArm is a very simple kit to put together. If you order the parts for the arm it can take less th...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 16:04:53 PST
3D printed Window Snowflake, Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Window-Snowflake-Christmas-Ornament/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 11:07:13 PST
3D Printing (Basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Basics-1/
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 18:17:57 PST
Mobile Phone Charging Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Phone-Charging-Station/
Mobile Phone Charging Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/1W8F/IVO3U31R/FS71W8FIVO3U31R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/1W8F/IVO3U31R/FS71W8FIVO3U31R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/1W8F/IVO3U31R/FS71W8FIVO3U31R.SMALL.jpg TK92648926 I always had the Problem to charge my mobilephone in my livingroom, there where no space for it. So my mobilephone hang on the charger cable or it lay on the ground. And after charging, what shall I do with the charger? So I decided to design my own charging station, which is integrated into my exis...
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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:51:22 PST
Quadbot for 250€ (only walking 180€) http://www.instructables.com/id/Quadbot-for-250/
Quadbot for 250€ (only walking 180€) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/M2V7/IVO3MOH5/FE6M2V7IVO3MOH5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/M2V7/IVO3MOH5/FE6M2V7IVO3MOH5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/M2V7/IVO3MOH5/FE6M2V7IVO3MOH5.SMALL.jpg TK92648926 I wanted to build my own bot to have a guard in my flat, so i did it :-) ...parts list:1 * Raspberry Pi 2 -- 351 * CSL - 300 Mbit/s USB 2.0 WLAN Stick -- 13€1 * Arduino Nano -- 5€1 * Pi Cam -- 20€ 1 * Pi Cam Flexcable 50cm -- 6€ 12 * Servo MG995 -- 65€ 4 * MicroServo SG90 9g -- 6€ 16 Channel 12 ...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:06:38 PST
3D Printed Utility Desk Shelf! - Video http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Desk-Space-Extender-Video/
3D Printed Utility Desk Shelf! - Video - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/YWKO/IVO3S8S4/F0UYWKOIVO3S8S4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/YWKO/IVO3S8S4/F0UYWKOIVO3S8S4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/YWKO/IVO3S8S4/F0UYWKOIVO3S8S4.SMALL.jpg Sverd Industries While living in tiny a dorm room you learn one trick right away - you have to use your vertical space!To make use of a living space with small area you it's absolutely necessary to stack your items. This produces a challenge if you need a decent working area.I, like most college students, picked up ...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 07:56:02 PST
IoT Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Pet-Feeder/
IoT Pet Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/AI4F/IVMPZ09Q/FF1AI4FIVMPZ09Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/AI4F/IVMPZ09Q/FF1AI4FIVMPZ09Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF1/AI4F/IVMPZ09Q/FF1AI4FIVMPZ09Q.SMALL.jpg Ntrobotics If you own a cat, has he or she ever woke you up early in the morning to beg you for food? Or maybe you couldn't get home quite on time, so you had to make your pet wait till you get home to feed them? Well, that's what often happened to us until we came up with an idea to build an automated pet fee...
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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 19:49:17 PST
3D printed Phone car mount / support / holder http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Phone-Car-Mount-Support/
3D printed Phone car mount / support / holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/HM43/IVHQPZ2O/F81HM43IVHQPZ2O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/HM43/IVHQPZ2O/F81HM43IVHQPZ2O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/HM43/IVHQPZ2O/F81HM43IVHQPZ2O.SMALL.jpg brico3d Info: Brico3DDownload: Files Explanation and sizes It is a support for smartphone that allows us to use, for example, the GPS while we drive. This holder is inserted into the slit of the car CD player (thickness of 3mm) and does not make it difficult to play a CD or USB.In the part of the right h...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 07:18:10 PST
Customize Your Ride in 3D Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Your-Ride-in-3D-Style/
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 16:23:10 PST
Mechanoid,3d print http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanoid3d-Print/
Mechanoid,3d print - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/E3C4/IVO3C4HM/FUCE3C4IVO3C4HM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/E3C4/IVO3C4HM/FUCE3C4IVO3C4HM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/E3C4/IVO3C4HM/FUCE3C4IVO3C4HM.SMALL.jpg yoda3d Here is my model "mechanoid"- I modeled this robot using a software3d, printed with a printer3d dagoma discovery 200, then painted with acrylic. Modeling the model is composed of 5 parts (legs, torso, head, 2 arms),Export to stl format. ​3D PRINT Printed with dagoma discovery 200 with these p...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2016 06:37:51 PST
Custom 3D Printed Fingerboards! http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Fingerboards/
Custom 3D Printed Fingerboards! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/R9BT/IVHQHK6S/FSDR9BTIVHQHK6S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/R9BT/IVHQHK6S/FSDR9BTIVHQHK6S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/R9BT/IVHQHK6S/FSDR9BTIVHQHK6S.SMALL.jpg beau_t A fingerboard is one of those insanely simple things that rarely fails to distract me.I'm a skateboarder and board-builder, and after discovering OpenJsCAD, I had to create a custom skateboard modeling tool. Seeing how easily .stl files could be generated, I then made a scaled-down version specific...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 22:06:31 PST
Making a cereal box style ring with no experience and $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cereal-Box-Style-Ring-With-No-Experience-/
Making a cereal box style ring with no experience and $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/TCK7/IVA4YCYX/FDFTCK7IVA4YCYX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/TCK7/IVA4YCYX/FDFTCK7IVA4YCYX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/TCK7/IVA4YCYX/FDFTCK7IVA4YCYX.SMALL.jpg newt-in-a-human-suit For this demonstration we'll be creating a simple cereal box style ring with a customizable face using a small handful of simple techniques. You don't need to pay any money for the software or have any previous knowledge of 3d modeling to make this ring. This instructable is an introduction into 3d ...
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:52:54 PST
Backpack Speaker Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Backpack-Speaker-Hack/
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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:22:08 PST
Use your voice to control a light with Watson http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Your-Voice-to-Control-a-Light-With-Watson/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 20:49:40 PST
Simple GPS Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-GPS-Logger/
Simple GPS Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/U3FH/IV0ARG4J/F5NU3FHIV0ARG4J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/U3FH/IV0ARG4J/F5NU3FHIV0ARG4J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/U3FH/IV0ARG4J/F5NU3FHIV0ARG4J.SMALL.jpg madnerd Let's make a gps logger with an arduino mini pro!I made this project so I could easily record my track when i'm trekking.I wanted something simple and cheap.You just have to turn it on and it will record your track as soon as the gps founded the satellites. Download code/documentation/models here: h...
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Mon, 7 Nov 2016 05:54:18 PST
3D Printed Wire Organizer http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wire-Organizer/
3D Printed Wire Organizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/A94R/IV0AOQUV/FXFA94RIV0AOQUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/A94R/IV0AOQUV/FXFA94RIV0AOQUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/A94R/IV0AOQUV/FXFA94RIV0AOQUV.SMALL.jpg moe khant Wire Organizer for sorting and storing wires. 3D file Download this 3D file. I have uploaded both for solid work and stl Printing and Finishing I printed it mine in ABS which give it a slight flexibility to allow for some wiggle room. Clean your part and sand adhesive surface . You will need...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2016 11:51:33 PST
Blender - Cube Star 4 Cov. Library http://www.instructables.com/id/Blender-Cube-Star-4-Cov-Library/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 21:54:22 PDT
Solution for Warping ABS 3D Prints http://www.instructables.com/id/Solution-for-Warping-ABS-3D-Prints/
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Fri, 4 Nov 2016 22:23:56 PDT
Make a Seamless Captive Nut in a 3D Printed Part http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Seamless-Captive-Nut-in-a-3D-Printed-Part/
Make a Seamless Captive Nut in a 3D Printed Part - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/QX8L/IV0AJBQC/F8JQX8LIV0AJBQC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/QX8L/IV0AJBQC/F8JQX8LIV0AJBQC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/QX8L/IV0AJBQC/F8JQX8LIV0AJBQC.SMALL.jpg AndJoeG A captive part is a piece of hardware that is embedded or attached to another such that it's "trapped" inside. This is particularly useful in applications where you want to mount something like a tensioning nut or a leadscrew nut for linear motion. This can also be used to integrate other components...
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Thu, 3 Nov 2016 15:35:45 PDT
Preparing a digital molecule model for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Preparing-a-Digital-Molecule-Model-for-3D-Printing/
Preparing a digital molecule model for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F25/T8T4/IV0AHB2G/F25T8T4IV0AHB2G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F25/T8T4/IV0AHB2G/F25T8T4IV0AHB2G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F25/T8T4/IV0AHB2G/F25T8T4IV0AHB2G.SMALL.jpg Zekiye The last years we were able to improve our understanding of 3D structures of large molecules, e.g. nucleic acides and proteins, and how this relates to their function. Nowadays, thank to resources like the Protein Data Bank or the Nucleic Acid Database, in combination with many molecule views and mo...
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Tue, 1 Nov 2016 08:22:25 PDT
Variable Slicing for 3D Printing on Autodesk Ember http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-Slicing-for-3D-Printing-on-Autodesk-Ember/
Variable Slicing for 3D Printing on Autodesk Ember - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/0KA3/IUSM0SW6/FMX0KA3IUSM0SW6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/0KA3/IUSM0SW6/FMX0KA3IUSM0SW6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/0KA3/IUSM0SW6/FMX0KA3IUSM0SW6.SMALL.jpg Steve Crayons VariSlice™ is an open workflow for automatically slicing STL files at variable layer heights. Picking the layer thickness for a 3D print is hard! Do you pick thick layers so your part prints fast, or do you pick thinner layers so you get better quality?? Now you can have the best of both!VariSlice™ ...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:07:45 PDT
DIY 3D Printed Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Printed-Headphones/
DIY 3D Printed Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/TNIR/IUSM0B68/F7YTNIRIUSM0B68.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/TNIR/IUSM0B68/F7YTNIRIUSM0B68.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/TNIR/IUSM0B68/F7YTNIRIUSM0B68.SMALL.jpg ShannonL32 A while ago I was wondering if it would be possible to 3D print a great sounding pair of headphones. A search online didn't throw up many other people who have done so, or any literature on how to do it, in particular making them sound great. So it was the perfect project!After a few mediocre protot...
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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 06:33:13 PDT
Warping infinity mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Warping-Infinity-Mirror/
Warping infinity mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XEA9/IUSLNY8K/FIEXEA9IUSLNY8K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XEA9/IUSLNY8K/FIEXEA9IUSLNY8K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XEA9/IUSLNY8K/FIEXEA9IUSLNY8K.SMALL.jpg makendo An infinity mirror is part of an upcoming build of mine. There are lots of great descriptions of how to make these on the site already, and I checked a lot of them out - especially Ben Finio's excellent and encouraging Arduino-powered version. However, I was keen to leverage my novice skills with Fu...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:26:52 PDT
Smart Curtain http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Curtain/
Smart Curtain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/QJ93/IUORU1RP/FI1QJ93IUORU1RP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/QJ93/IUORU1RP/FI1QJ93IUORU1RP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/QJ93/IUORU1RP/FI1QJ93IUORU1RP.SMALL.jpg Zhangyifan Tired of opening and closing the curtain every morning and evening, I tried to design a device that can open and close the curtain in my room automatically according to the illumination outside. My initial design is to use a motor to move a a rubber conveyor that is connected with the curtain. Here'...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:39:07 PDT
Adding a Power Switch to your 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Power-Switch-to-Your-3D-Printer/
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:28:38 PDT
3 Custom Arduino Cases - 3D Printing & CNC Milling http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Custom-Arduino-Cases-3D-Printing-CNC-Milling/
3 Custom Arduino Cases - 3D Printing & CNC Milling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/S1MM/IUOHTC6U/FIQS1MMIUOHTC6U.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/S1MM/IUOHTC6U/FIQS1MMIUOHTC6U.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/S1MM/IUOHTC6U/FIQS1MMIUOHTC6U.SMALL.jpg ZMorph Using digital fabrication techniques like 3D printing and CNC milling engineers and makers can easily customize their projects while keeping the production costs low.At ZMorph we recently designed and manufactured three custom Arduino cases with various applications in mind - for gaming, interior de...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:54:51 PDT
Measuring the Light Intensity of the Ember Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Measuring-the-Light-Intensity-of-the-Ember-Printer/
Measuring the Light Intensity of the Ember Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DC04/IUOI1FHG/FJRDC04IUOI1FHG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DC04/IUOI1FHG/FJRDC04IUOI1FHG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/DC04/IUOI1FHG/FJRDC04IUOI1FHG.SMALL.jpg bad-zima The first step to successful printing with the Ember printer is measuring the light intensity. One can start printing without checking the light intensity (particularly with the Autodesk CMYKW resins), but your chance of success is much higher if the intensity is within 10% of the correct value. Due...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:12:09 PDT
Mini USB MIDI-Controller MiniMidi http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-USB-MIDI-Controller-MiniMidi/
Mini USB MIDI-Controller MiniMidi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/IJRS/IUKEZ4BZ/FXKIJRSIUKEZ4BZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/IJRS/IUKEZ4BZ/FXKIJRSIUKEZ4BZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/IJRS/IUKEZ4BZ/FXKIJRSIUKEZ4BZ.SMALL.jpg MarvinB20 The whole idea of an small and mobile MIDI controller, that one could always have with you and just plug in came to me when I received this 100 pack of micoswitches that i ordered on Aliexpress. Without a lot of thinking i just startet putting all the stuff together, program some code and testing it...
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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:41:23 PDT
Google Sketchup and Cura Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Sketchup-and-Cura-Introduction/
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:26:28 PDT
Hot Glue 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-3D-Printing/
Hot Glue 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8SWM/IUG0NGTH/FY98SWMIUG0NGTH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8SWM/IUG0NGTH/FY98SWMIUG0NGTH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/8SWM/IUG0NGTH/FY98SWMIUG0NGTH.SMALL.jpg chris_maker Although 3D printing is getting 'cheaper' it is still difficult to find a good printer for good money. Even when you find one, it most likely will come in kit form. However, I am going to show you a quick, cheap solution to this problem using an item that you can find in a cupboard at home. Furtherm...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:46:18 PDT
Making Custom Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Custom-Toys/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:01:27 PDT
Power Drill to Belt Sander Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Drill-to-Belt-Sander-Conversion/
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 21:54:47 PDT
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-9V-Led-Flashlight-Easy-Way-/
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:08:14 PDT
3D printed 10th Doctor sonic screwdriver with led http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-10th-Doctor-Sonic-Screwdriver-With-Led/
3D printed 10th Doctor sonic screwdriver with led - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/ZAEN/IU5NN75C/F6RZAENIU5NN75C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/ZAEN/IU5NN75C/F6RZAENIU5NN75C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/ZAEN/IU5NN75C/F6RZAENIU5NN75C.SMALL.jpg Simo_Dax I decided to gift a 3d printed 10th Doctor sonic screwdriver to a friend of mine who likes the series a lot, and i wanted to make it a little special, so i edited Wpilgrim's (credits to him for the original design) version. I wanted it to light up when extended, and i also wanted it to turn on the ...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 06:38:20 PDT
3D Printed Ghost Pendant with LED Eyes http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ghost-Pendant-With-LED-Eyes/
3D Printed Ghost Pendant with LED Eyes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/ZT89/IU5NCEHS/FUWZT89IU5NCEHS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/ZT89/IU5NCEHS/FUWZT89IU5NCEHS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/ZT89/IU5NCEHS/FUWZT89IU5NCEHS.SMALL.jpg Multi3D Watch the Video above for a quick overview of this project. Here are links to purchase kits to make this project:1. Complete 3D Printed Ghost Pendant Kit.2 If you want to 3D print it yourself, you can just get the 3D Printed Ghost Pendant Kit Components. In this Instructable, I’m going to show you ...
By: Multi3D

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:09:37 PDT