Instructables: exploring - technology - Cheap - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:36:27 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY $5 USBTinyISP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-5-USBTinyISP/
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 08:30:31 PST
Gduino-No Programmer Required!! for 5$,Programs Multiple AVRs http://www.instructables.com/id/Gduino-No-Programmer-Required-for-5Programs-Multip/
Gduino-No Programmer Required!! for 5$,Programs Multiple AVRs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Arduino is familiar to anyone who loves to build tech.It is very common in project makers.But why 25$ For this board!! We can make our own!! In this instructable I am going to show you how to build an arduino at home that doesn't need any external programmers like USBASP or serial communicators.USBA...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:27:15 PST
Turn a Laptop Screen into a Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Laptop-Screen-into-a-Miror/
Turn a Laptop Screen into a Mirror - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Z0SZ/FQ6EBFX8/FO0Z0SZFQ6EBFX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Z0SZ/FQ6EBFX8/FO0Z0SZFQ6EBFX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/Z0SZ/FQ6EBFX8/FO0Z0SZFQ6EBFX8.SMALL.jpg MidnightSon Hi there, this is my very first instructable, so any critics and comments are welcome ! And sorry for my english, I'm a little frenchy guy =) Some photos are not very good quality, I apologize for that., but they seem clear enough to me.So, first, What I had was a broken laptop. I tried to use the s...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2009 08:15:26 PST
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Motor-Driver-Circuit-for-Arduino/
$1 Motor Driver Circuit For Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Q/GUMS/IJX7CN1U/F1QGUMSIJX7CN1U.SMALL.jpg Imetomi The story of this motor shield is that I wanted to make a robot for my multifunctional brainwave controlled system and I decided to share this with you. It's a very simple circuit I used the L293D IC that is a dual bridge motor driver IC. I also added an output for a servo motor. Finally this circui...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 11:17:19 PST
cheap DIY electronic pH meter http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-DIY-electronic-pH-meter/
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 19:05:59 PST
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-Quadcopter/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:50:26 PST
How to assemble very cheap 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Assemble-Very-Cheap-3D-Printer/
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 06:57:39 PST
Ultra-cheap cell phone antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-cheap-cell-phone-antenna/
Ultra-cheap cell phone antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/H4GU/736EP27WLCZ/F0RH4GU736EP27WLCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/H4GU/736EP27WLCZ/F0RH4GU736EP27WLCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/H4GU/736EP27WLCZ/F0RH4GU736EP27WLCZ.SMALL.jpg not-bob These are plans for an external cellphone antenna made from a wire hanger. The original writeup is at http://www.geocities.com/robert_maria/ null Can You Hear Me Now?BackgroundIt all started with my Nokia Communicator and my dad. My dad lives in a rural part of Oklahoma where the cell signal in t...
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Tue, 11 Apr 2006 12:29:12 PDT
Creating a custom crawler http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-custom-crawler/
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Wed, 10 Nov 2010 17:44:59 PST
HOW TO FIX YOUR TV http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-FIX-YOUR-TV/
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Thu, 7 Dec 2006 20:10:26 PST
How to make a Burning 1-2W 445nm Blue Laser http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Burning-1-2W-445nm-Blue-Laser/
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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 11:55:53 PDT
Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homebuilt-DIY-CNC-Router-Arduino-Based-GRBL/
Homebuilt (DIY) CNC router - Arduino based (GRBL) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/BVO5/IJHHLUFP/FWIBVO5IJHHLUFP.SMALL.jpg Azielaan015 Already for a few months or even years, I was planning to build my own CNC milling machine. Now I decided it was time to do it! I read a lot about other DIY projects and in the end I liked the design from the Arduino CNC intstructable that I found here. Although the dimensions were unclear and the p...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 12:01:37 PST
Make a water block out of a heatsink for less than $20! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-water-block-out-of-a-heatsink-for-less-than/
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Thu, 22 Apr 2010 18:40:34 PDT
DIY Infrared Proximity Sensor (Arduino Compatible) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Infrared-Proximity-Sensor-Arduino-Compatible/
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 17:40:23 PDT
Mini Maglite LED Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Maglite-LED-Hack/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2008 23:46:40 PDT
10 Minute Light Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-Light-Diffuser/
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Mon, 11 Oct 2010 16:24:16 PDT
4 Quick, Makeshift HDTV Antennas http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Makeshift-HDTV-Antenna/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 17:24:52 PST
Arduino door lock with password http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-door-lock-with-password/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:20:16 PST
Cheap Wireless Motion Sensor Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Wireless-Motion-Sensor-Device/
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 13:45:53 PDT
DIY Cheap IR Reflector for a Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-IR-Reflector-for-a-Remote-Control/
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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 19:04:57 PDT
DIY Servo Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Servo-Motor/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 08:41:44 PDT
Soldering Directly Onto a Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Soldering-Directly-Onto-a-Battery/
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Thu, 12 May 2011 20:53:12 PDT
How to Stitch your Panorama Photos with Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Stitch-your-Panorama-Photos-with-Paint/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2008 00:41:27 PST
Car stereo to home stereo with a PSU http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-stereo-to-home-stereo-with-a-PSU/
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 21:38:12 PDT
Got a stereo and no harness? http://www.instructables.com/id/Got-a-stereo-and-no-harness/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2009 20:21:18 PDT
How to make a Telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Telescope/
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Wed, 14 Nov 2012 22:06:23 PST
Easy to build and fly indoor and outdoor plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-build-and-fly-indoor-and-outdoor-plane/
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 08:02:28 PDT
Very cheap Delta 3D Printer (about 150€) http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Delta-3D-Printer-named-PACA/
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 06:51:42 PDT
How to make Hydrogen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Hydrogen/
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Wed, 25 Apr 2007 08:27:31 PDT
Super Simple Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Phone-Charger/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 03:40:56 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
how to make a homemade ON/OFF switch http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-homemade-ONOFF-switch/
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By: coolrobot

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Sat, 18 Jul 2009 04:48:30 PDT
Coke Can Phone Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Coke-Can-Phone-Speaker/
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By: jsincn

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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 06:17:32 PDT
HOW TO MAKE FREE PHONE CALLS USING GMAIL (US & Canada) http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-USESET-UP-GOOGLE-VOICEPHONE-FROM-YOUR-GMA/
HOW TO MAKE FREE PHONE CALLS USING GMAIL (US & Canada) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WAQ9/GD2J2ZUZ/F1BWAQ9GD2J2ZUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WAQ9/GD2J2ZUZ/F1BWAQ9GD2J2ZUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1B/WAQ9/GD2J2ZUZ/F1BWAQ9GD2J2ZUZ.SMALL.jpg binary Did you know that you can make calls from your Gmail account free to U.S. and Canadian Phone Numbers? Gmail Voice has made it easy to stay in touch with friends and family using your computer’s microphone and speakers. This used to required both people to be at their computers, signed into Gmail ...
By: binary

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Sun, 29 Aug 2010 13:13:53 PDT
12v LED lights for Car, Home, Boat...... http://www.instructables.com/id/12v-LED-lights-for-Car-Home-Boat/
12v LED lights for Car, Home, Boat...... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/3QO7/GOW48XKZ/FOS3QO7GOW48XKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/3QO7/GOW48XKZ/FOS3QO7GOW48XKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/3QO7/GOW48XKZ/FOS3QO7GOW48XKZ.SMALL.jpg nicotrial Hi this is a way to make 12v led lights that can be used on any standard 2 pin 12 volt light for example your cars lights, inside your motorhome, boat or 12v home lights(like those for your desk or to light up your paintings or photos).. these are very common so you can replace them almost anywhere...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2011 18:33:01 PDT
Changing Colors In A Picture Using Paint.net http://www.instructables.com/id/Changing-Colors-In-A-Picture-Using-Paint.net/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2008 20:45:47 PDT
Easy ultrasonic 4-pin sensor monitoring (hc-sr04) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-ultrasonic-4-pin-sensor-monitoring-hc-sr04/
Easy ultrasonic 4-pin sensor monitoring (hc-sr04) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/JYNW/H7UR7RCS/F90JYNWH7UR7RCS.SMALL.jpg Giedow hello Instructables, I have had some trouble with my cheap ultrasonic sensor (hc-sr04) and today I found a really easy solution. It is a really simple edit of the normal 3pin code. I added the 4 int's to the beginning of the code, so you can changes the arduino pins very easily. The new code(4pin)...
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Thu, 4 Oct 2012 14:46:56 PDT
Easily recharge alkaline batteries! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-recharge-alkaline-batteries/
Easily recharge alkaline batteries! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/4SXP/FHTAIQX4/FOI4SXPFHTAIQX4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/4SXP/FHTAIQX4/FOI4SXPFHTAIQX4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/4SXP/FHTAIQX4/FOI4SXPFHTAIQX4.SMALL.jpg CalcProgrammer1 Did you know that you can recharge alkaline batteries? Well, they're not perfect (don't have very good recharge capacity, few recharge cycles, etc) but you can recharge them to an extent. Many people have developed fancy charging circuits, but I was able to get charge into some Alkaline batteries ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2008 22:51:37 PDT
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
How to fix a graphics card? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-graphics-card/
How to fix a graphics card? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/THHR/HX6APCR5/F57THHRHX6APCR5.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Did your graphics card die? Computer turns on but there is no picture? Or after a while of gaming blue-screen appears? And this all happens few weeks after the warranty runs out? If the symptoms leads to a failure in graphics follow this guide.This method works with every graphics card. Even with l...
By: mkarvonen

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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 18:02:42 PDT
Water Drop Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-drop-macro-lens/
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By: Znaffi

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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:52:34 PDT
Electronics for Absolute Beginners, Chapter 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronics-for-Absolute-Beginners-Chapter-2/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 10:13:35 PDT
Super Simple Beginners Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Beginners-Robot/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2009 16:19:27 PST
5 Cool Projects With a General Transistor http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Cool-Projects-With-a-General-Transistor/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:24:59 PDT
Mini Linux Computer under $15 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Linux-Computer-under-15/
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 14:26:03 PDT
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Video-Dolly-on-a-Budget/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:05:16 PDT
Motor Controllers for Cheap Robots 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Controllers-for-Cheap-Robots-2/
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:07:04 PDT
DIY Camera Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Stabilizer/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 19:57:02 PDT
How to make a Cheap home Automation System http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cheap-home-Automation-System/
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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:14:53 PDT
Make your own solar powered led string lights. ($5 bucks max) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-solar-powered-led-string-lights-/
Make your own solar powered led string lights. ($5 bucks max) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/TIIM/GFA45PLY/F5OTIIMGFA45PLY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/TIIM/GFA45PLY/F5OTIIMGFA45PLY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/TIIM/GFA45PLY/F5OTIIMGFA45PLY.SMALL.jpg rcisneros   Making a basic solar powered string of led lights isn't too difficult.  This instructable will require no electronics knowledge and no programing.    What were will be doing is upgrading some old battery powered mini lights to LEDs and then using some basic components, charging the batteries with...
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Wed, 20 Oct 2010 03:37:23 PDT