Instructables: exploring - technology - Audio - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 May 2016 09:37:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 Finding A Perfect Sounding Itunes EQ For Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-A-Perfect-Sounding-Itunes-EQ-For-Metal/
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Wed, 11 May 2011 08:12:07 PDT
Home-made audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-made-audio-amplifier/
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Mon, 12 Dec 2011 22:11:40 PST
Audio-Technica ATH-M50 Open-Back Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Technica-ATH-M50-Open-Back-Mod/
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:41:00 PDT
ATARI 2600 Video Composite mod http://www.instructables.com/id/ATARI-2600-Video-Composite-mod/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 03:22:07 PDT
Op-amp headphone amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Op-amp-headphone-amplifier/
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Tue, 11 Sep 2007 05:04:28 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
RGB LED Pixel Touch Reactive Gaming Table http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-Pixel-Touch-Reactive-Gaming-Table/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 05:36:08 PDT
Audio Technica ATH M50s removable cable mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Technica-ATH-M50s-removable-cable-mod/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 12:47:34 PDT
Building a Three Channel EQ on a Breadboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Three-Channel-EQ-on-a-Breadboard/
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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 21:19:48 PDT
Audio Crossover http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Crossover-Circuit/
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Sat, 2 Apr 2011 10:08:32 PDT
Solo Cup Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Solo-Cup-Speakers/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 10:53:09 PST
Stereo Audio Amplifier with IC TEA2025 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stereo-Audio-Amplifier/
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 07:33:39 PST
PiMiDi: A Raspberry Pi Midi Box, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love MIDI http://www.instructables.com/id/PiMiDi-A-Raspberry-Pi-Midi-Box-or-How-I-Learned-to/
PiMiDi: A Raspberry Pi Midi Box, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love MIDI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/THPI/IE4ZWMF0/FL0THPIIE4ZWMF0.SMALL.jpg jmuncher This is my second instructable on using the Raspberry Pi for digital audio, check out my first instructable for how to set up and control custom audio effects on a Raspberry Pi.If you like messing with audio effects or making digital music, you might have heard of MIDI. For the rest of you savages, ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 18:51:10 PDT
Arduino (Mega) Audio Recording http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mega-Audio-File-logging/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 17:27:20 PDT
Basic recording and editing with Audacity http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-recording-and-editing-with-Audacity/
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Sun, 30 Dec 2012 19:52:02 PST
Archiving Super Audio CDs (SACDs) with an old PS3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-54/
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 22:32:30 PDT
Looper http://www.instructables.com/id/Looper/
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Wed, 5 Apr 2006 14:03:38 PDT
Build a Speaker from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Speaker-from-Scratch/
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 17:07:51 PST
Corolla 2007 ipod radio aux input hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Corolla-2007-ipod-radio-aux-input-hack/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2007 18:19:05 PST
Headphone amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-amplifier/
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Mon, 4 May 2009 02:18:48 PDT
USB Powered Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Powered-Speaker/
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 11:23:59 PST
Passive Audio Mixer w/ Channel Volume Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Passive-Audio-Mixer-w-Channel-Volume-Control/
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 18:42:43 PDT
Make your own professional record cleaning machine for less than $80 and save up to $3000 and more. http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-professional-record-cleaning-machine/
Make your own professional record cleaning machine for less than $80 and save up to $3000 and more. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/6A5I/FHXUOHYF/F2P6A5IFHXUOHYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/6A5I/FHXUOHYF/F2P6A5IFHXUOHYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/6A5I/FHXUOHYF/F2P6A5IFHXUOHYF.SMALL.jpg knarx Excuse my english.After I found back to the sound of good old vinyl I had the problem every record aficionado has. How to clean the records properly!?There are many ways around in the Internet. Cheaper ways like the Knosti or the Discofilm but also more expensive to unbelievable expensive ways like ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2008 05:04:09 PDT
DIY "Anything" Staples Easy Button (voice recording) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Staples-Easy-Button-Say-Whatever-You-Want-f/
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:05:46 PST
10W R.M.S. Audio amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/10W-RMS-Audio-amplifier/
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Sun, 13 May 2012 05:41:50 PDT
How to Run Composite Video and Network Data Through an Ethernet Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Run-Composite-Video-Through-an-Ethernet-Jac/
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Thu, 27 Nov 2008 21:30:38 PST
LED Strip Control With Dimmer And Audio Pulsing Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Strip-Control-With-Dimmer-and-Audio-Pulsing-Ci/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:24:38 PST
Audio Cassette Loop http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Cassette-Loop/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2009 21:49:41 PDT
Make a Mobile Antenna to Listen to FM Radio without Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Mobile-Antenna-to-Listen-to-FM-Radio-withou/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 11:21:35 PDT
Arduino MP3 Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-MP3-Shield/
Arduino MP3 Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/3LP2/HJKBRH0R/FL43LP2HJKBRH0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/3LP2/HJKBRH0R/FL43LP2HJKBRH0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/3LP2/HJKBRH0R/FL43LP2HJKBRH0R.SMALL.jpg Mohannad Rawashdeh Hi , I would today to share my experiment with MP3 Shield from ELECHOUSE , this Shield have Inboard Keys which is can control the Audio file very easy , Support FAT16 And FAT32 , And can read MP3 , WAV Format from SD Card ,  U disk , and from Build in SPI Flash memory , that Give you an ability to s...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 06:25:08 PDT
32W Stereo Audio Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/32W-Stereo-Audio-Amplifier/
32W Stereo Audio Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/GLAM/GY4RG32K/FT3GLAMGY4RG32K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/GLAM/GY4RG32K/FT3GLAMGY4RG32K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/GLAM/GY4RG32K/FT3GLAMGY4RG32K.SMALL.jpg usbg3rd special thanks to ALAMGIR NASIR https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001497433614 Who helped me make this project INTRODUCTION                              The aim of the project was to make a stereo audio amplifier. in addition to this additional features should be that it should have volume...
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Sun, 5 Feb 2012 06:42:03 PST
LM4440/LA4440 20W AUDIO AMPLIFIER WITH 12V http://www.instructables.com/id/LM4440LA4440-12W-AUDIO-AMPLIFIER-WITH-12V/
LM4440/LA4440 20W AUDIO AMPLIFIER WITH 12V - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EH22/H337K18J/FOOEH22H337K18J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EH22/H337K18J/FOOEH22H337K18J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/EH22/H337K18J/FOOEH22H337K18J.SMALL.jpg victordas This is a simple audio amplifier circuit but pretty good output. it runs only with 12v power supply. it can also be used as car audio player only thing is need is vire mp3 player and for that i have included 5v power supply with LM7805 . i have designed this amplifier only for my few friends request...
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Sat, 9 Jun 2012 11:54:28 PDT
Build The $5 Microphone Preamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-The-5-Microphone-Preamp/
Build The $5 Microphone Preamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/BWYT/FJNELX2L/FMPBWYTFJNELX2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/BWYT/FJNELX2L/FMPBWYTFJNELX2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/BWYT/FJNELX2L/FMPBWYTFJNELX2L.SMALL.jpg jonboytang A little while back(2 years) the guys at record-producer decided to do another equipment test; this time with mic pre-amps. They chose three different ones ranging from $5 to over $1500. They recorded samples and allowed people to have a listen. Here is the link:http://www.record-producer.com/learn....
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Tue, 19 Aug 2008 15:00:34 PDT
HDD Speaker (Hard drive Speaker) http://www.instructables.com/id/HDD-Speaker-Hard-drive-Speaker/
HDD Speaker (Hard drive Speaker) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AN0E/IGFGO78U/FGKAN0EIGFGO78U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AN0E/IGFGO78U/FGKAN0EIGFGO78U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/AN0E/IGFGO78U/FGKAN0EIGFGO78U.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 Before you start making the Speaker, make sure you have the following things :-1) A dead Hard Drive (you can get it from a dead pc)2) A proper Screw Driver (to open it)3) Some wires4) Wire Cutter or any other cutting tool5) A audio amp (or a DVD with speaker outputs will work too)6) Soldering Skills...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 07:18:33 PST
How to Repair a Cracked Speaker Cone. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Repair-a-Cracked-Speaker-Cone/
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Fri, 16 Sep 2011 04:22:44 PDT
How to make a Transparent Audio Reference XL Speaker Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Transparent-Audio-Reference-XL-Speak/
How to make a Transparent Audio Reference XL Speaker Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/LVE6/GE05CYDM/F8VLVE6GE05CYDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/LVE6/GE05CYDM/F8VLVE6GE05CYDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/LVE6/GE05CYDM/F8VLVE6GE05CYDM.SMALL.jpg translucentcable For my first project here on Instructables, I thought I'd start with what I think is about the coolest DIY project for high-end audio buffs.  This instructable will show you how to make a pair of $12,500 Transparent Audio Reference XL speaker cables for less than 200 bucks.  My project is based on a...
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Wed, 15 Sep 2010 21:44:55 PDT
The Valve Caster 2.0: Tube Boost and Overdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Valve-Caster-20-Tube-Boost-and-Overdrive/
The Valve Caster 2.0: Tube Boost and Overdrive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/U1MP/H742YTVE/F5OU1MPH742YTVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/U1MP/H742YTVE/F5OU1MPH742YTVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/U1MP/H742YTVE/F5OU1MPH742YTVE.SMALL.jpg Teslaling This is a little tube boost pedal for your guitar amp. It is a two mode effect that adds some tube sound to your guitar. The first mode is a boost. It adds some overdrive and tube compression along with boosting the signal. The second mode adds a second tube that provides much more overdrive.  The p...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 17:27:09 PDT
Convert your 5th Gen iPod Video to use Flash Memory! http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-5th-Gen-iPod-Video-to-use-Flash-Memor/
Convert your 5th Gen iPod Video to use Flash Memory! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/HH1N/FBVHEQSX/FZ0HH1NFBVHEQSX.SMALL.jpg fstedie You may have seen my other Instructables on how to convert your iPod Mini and 4G iPods to use CF and wondered if you could do the same with the iPod Video. Well you can!Note: Some of the instructions are very similar (if not the same) as the other iPods so don't be surprised if I repeat myself...W...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2008 22:03:18 PST
Car stereo to home stereo with a PSU http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-stereo-to-home-stereo-with-a-PSU/
Car stereo to home stereo with a PSU - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/41WU/HKVKWSD5/FMG41WUHKVKWSD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/41WU/HKVKWSD5/FMG41WUHKVKWSD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/41WU/HKVKWSD5/FMG41WUHKVKWSD5.SMALL.jpg 89JeepComanche I'm going to show you how to run a car stereo using an old PC power supply. If you're bored and want a project, or you're like me and just like making things instead of going out and buying purpose built ones, this is for you. If you manage to screw up your stereo, speakers, power supply or anything...
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 21:38:12 PDT
Easy theremin http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-theremin/
Easy theremin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/NG4S/GUO15JH2/F9PNG4SGUO15JH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/NG4S/GUO15JH2/F9PNG4SGUO15JH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9P/NG4S/GUO15JH2/F9PNG4SGUO15JH2.SMALL.jpg XLY This instructable is to build a one antena theremin (no optical unit) , battery powered; which coincidentaly has a fair resemblance to a green pig from the "Angry birds" videogame. A theremin is an electronic instrument that poduces sound waves without physicaly touching it. I wanted to build it for...
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 10:42:00 PST
The New and Improved Tin Can Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-New-and-Improved-Tin-Can-Microphone/
The New and Improved Tin Can Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FVF/A863/IEWNKKLS/FVFA863IEWNKKLS.SMALL.gif Zeppelin Design Labs Most DIY enthusiasts who are interested in audio gear are familiar with the standard “tin can mic” (or variations thereof), in which a piezo disc is taped onto the bottom of a tin can and then plugged into a high impedance voltage amplifier, like a guitar amp. These types of microphones are nice be...
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Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:09:56 PDT
DIY Cheap Microphone Pop Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-Microphone-Pop-Filter/
DIY Cheap Microphone Pop Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/HPS8/FXA2OI7L/FG7HPS8FXA2OI7L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/HPS8/FXA2OI7L/FG7HPS8FXA2OI7L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG7/HPS8/FXA2OI7L/FG7HPS8FXA2OI7L.SMALL.jpg d_malakian_69 When you are an aspiring musician you don't have a lot of money to buy expensive equipment and you have to record the best sounding demo with cheap recording tools. When I realized that popping is a common problem when recording vocals on any kind of mic, and when I saw that a good pop filter was ab...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2009 12:27:10 PDT
Convert your 4th Gen iPod to use Flash Memory http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-4th-Gen-iPod-to-use-Flash-Memory/
Convert your 4th Gen iPod to use Flash Memory - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/FKWJ/FCRT3F49/F74FKWJFCRT3F49.SMALL.jpg fstedie We all have or know of someone who has an iPod with a dead hard drive. Of course you can simply buy another drive but you're back to the same power-hungry, failure-prone, fragile rotating media. Instead, upgrade your iPod to use Flash Memory. Sure a hard drive can hold all 30,000 of your songs, ...
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Sun, 18 Nov 2007 17:56:48 PST
Coke Can Phone Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Can-Phone-Speaker/
Coke Can Phone Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NYK2/IE7J5VS4/F46NYK2IE7J5VS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NYK2/IE7J5VS4/F46NYK2IE7J5VS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/NYK2/IE7J5VS4/F46NYK2IE7J5VS4.SMALL.jpg jsincn This instructable is a guide on how to build an amazingly small, powerful phone speaker inside a coke can. Total cost of this speaker is below 20$, excluding batteries and coke can of course. Advantages of this speaker include:LoudnessStereo Sound (vs. Mono found on cheap phones, etc.)Very Energy Ef...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:17:32 PDT
How To Make A 3.5mm Audio Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Construct-a-35mm-Switch-diy/
How To Make A 3.5mm Audio Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/PVAF/G68HE41W/FV1PVAFG68HE41W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/PVAF/G68HE41W/FV1PVAFG68HE41W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/PVAF/G68HE41W/FV1PVAFG68HE41W.SMALL.jpg eyd84 Tired of having to get off from bed to unplug your ps3 audio wire from the speaker and then getting on all fours so you can try to find your computer audio wire and finally plugging it back into your speaker? Try these easy steps to make a switch that costs less then $15.00. It'll take no more than ...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 13:21:14 PST
Active Sound Mixer http://www.instructables.com/id/Active-Sound-Mixer/
Active Sound Mixer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/91KK/HJZ85F86/FHM91KKHJZ85F86.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/91KK/HJZ85F86/FHM91KKHJZ85F86.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/91KK/HJZ85F86/FHM91KKHJZ85F86.SMALL.jpg raikut I am going to share with you all an important type of gadget that any musician or any electronic enthusiast would like to have. It is an active sound mixer, and remember i am talking about active sound mixers, not passive one. I searched instructables and found out that there is not much of the topi...
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Wed, 7 Aug 2013 07:22:09 PDT
THE SIMPLEST FUNCTION GENERATOR BUILT ON A BREADBOARD http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-SIMPLEST-FUNCTION-GENERATOR-BUILT-ON-A-BREADBO/
THE SIMPLEST FUNCTION GENERATOR BUILT ON A BREADBOARD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/NG4B/HSBWNYIK/F9QNG4BHSBWNYIK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/NG4B/HSBWNYIK/F9QNG4BHSBWNYIK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/NG4B/HSBWNYIK/F9QNG4BHSBWNYIK.SMALL.jpg skpvignesh A function generator is one among the necessary gadgets of an electronic hobbyist. It is very useful in producing  audio signals and even in inverter circuits. Since it is not affordable for hobbyists, I decided to make one myself with easily available and cheaper components. I chose LM324 to genera...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 10:11:23 PST
Pressly: The DIY Almighty Smartphone Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressly-The-DIY-Almighty-Smartphone-Button/
Pressly: The DIY Almighty Smartphone Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/AO2N/IE7J4EFS/FF8AO2NIE7J4EFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/AO2N/IE7J4EFS/FF8AO2NIE7J4EFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/AO2N/IE7J4EFS/FF8AO2NIE7J4EFS.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Most physical keys have been chased off phones, thanks to the rampant rise of touch-screen technology, but here’s a DIY project that wants to bring a smarter kind of physical key to your smartphone. Pressly is a hardware button connected to a 3.5mm male audio jack that plugs into the headphone jack...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 07:03:25 PDT
Passive Filter Circuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Passive-Filter-Circuits/
Passive Filter Circuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/I5P3/HEXS4M6T/F2SI5P3HEXS4M6T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/I5P3/HEXS4M6T/F2SI5P3HEXS4M6T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/I5P3/HEXS4M6T/F2SI5P3HEXS4M6T.SMALL.jpg nyc640 This instructable is intended to show you how to make several different filter circuits, in particular, low pass and high pass filters, along with a discussion of notch/trap filters and bandpass filters. What are Filters? So what is a filter and why would you ever want to build one? Well, yo...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 03:13:46 PDT
Stop skipping audio in Google Music & YouTube http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-skipping-audio-in-Google-Music-YouTube/
Stop skipping audio in Google Music & YouTube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2VU6/HD4VMT5G/FR72VU6HD4VMT5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2VU6/HD4VMT5G/FR72VU6HD4VMT5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/2VU6/HD4VMT5G/FR72VU6HD4VMT5G.SMALL.jpg alpinedelta Does the sound skip or become "choppy" when you are watching YouTube videos or listen to music with Google Music in Chrome, and do other things on your computer? I have a pretty slow work computer, and was frustrated that I couldn't listen to my streaming music and work in Auto Cad, or any other pro...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 09:11:21 PST