Instructables: exploring - technology - Cheap http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 06:04:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hector-the-Hexapod-Cheapest-Hexapod-w-ArmArduino/
Hector the Hexapod: Cheapest Hexapod w/ Arm(Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/DAQH/I9YR83EB/F39DAQHI9YR83EB.SMALL.jpg Gallifray_Todd Hector is an Arduino controlled Hexapod with a robotic arm. Hectors parts include the Sparkfun/Dagu hexapod chassis, Me/Arm Phenoptix Arm, Adafruit 16-Channel Servo Driver Shield, and an Arduino. It's movements are controlled with a TV remote and IR receiver diode. Materials & Components 1. Ardu...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 17:49:06 PDT
Portable Arduino arcade game http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Arduino-arcade-game/
Portable Arduino arcade game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/GAK8/I9YBKLL6/FCDGAK8I9YBKLL6.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I will be showing you how to make a easy portable arcade machine using the Arduino UNO and a Nokia 5110 LCDThis is the version 2 of the "Arduino 2 player game" Parts & Tools Below is a list of parts and tools I used to make this project.Parts: Nokia 5110 LCD Arduino UNO 9v batter...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:51:30 PDT
30 Second Table Top Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Table-Top-Dolly/
30 Second Table Top Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell If you're shooting a small-scale table top video, and want a cheap 'n easy* way to track horizontal movement, this 30 second table top dolly idea is a quick and (just a little bit) dirty way to get smooth tracking shots using things you probably already have in your kitchen. (Thanks to my co-brain ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:03:30 PDT
DIY hexapod platform http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-hexapod-platform/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 12:30:26 PDT
make a cheap flying rc airplane at home flies gud .without servos... http://www.instructables.com/id/make-a-cheap-flying-plane/
make a cheap flying rc airplane at home flies gud .without servos... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/H2CK/I9Q9BJJN/FD9H2CKI9Q9BJJN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/H2CK/I9Q9BJJN/FD9H2CKI9Q9BJJN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/H2CK/I9Q9BJJN/FD9H2CKI9Q9BJJN.SMALL.jpg AyushS4 helo friends I'm showing u a simple n cheap flying rc plane Body of a plane take a cardboard and cut the body as shown in the imagethen take a aluminium wire and paste as shown Wings wings are cutted from styrofome plate and dim. are in the image Electrical part MOTORi have used the motor o...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 19:01:56 PDT
Build a Simple Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Simple-Robot/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 11:22:42 PDT
OpenSAM 3D Printed Camera Stabilizer Steadicam Gimbal http://www.instructables.com/id/OpenSAM-3D-Printed-Camera-Stabilizer/
OpenSAM 3D Printed Camera Stabilizer Steadicam Gimbal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/QAAP/I9QWHCPE/FZGQAAPI9QWHCPE.SMALL.jpg OpenSAM The OpenSAM by OHM is developed for filmmaking amateurs and professionals. The design allows a broad spectrum of cameras of varying sizes and weights to be stabilized. The use of 3D printing technology for the mechanical construction means that it can easily be reproduced and any design changes are ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 08:57:34 PDT
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3-Pot-Potentiometer-Arduino-Uno-Effects-Midi-/
Building a Basic Midi Controller Part 1 - Easy 3 Pot (Potentiometer) Arduino Uno Effects Midi Controller (Serial-USB)... Quick,easy and cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/RDIV/I9P1SITE/FY7RDIVI9P1SITE.SMALL.jpg Andrew.Wilson.7 Hello everyone,I'm relatively new to Arduino and so have been battling my way to make my own midi controllers. There is a huge amount of information dotted around but I couldn't find a simple tutorial for such a simple device; so here it goes.My original intention was to create a mixer similar to th...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 00:15:14 PDT
How to use a potentiometer as a voltage divider. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-potentiometer-as-a-voltage-divider/
How to use a potentiometer as a voltage divider. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/KFHH/I9OSR9SJ/FB7KFHHI9OSR9SJ.SMALL.jpg bweaver6 Hello and WelcomeThis Instructable is going to be short and sweet. I would like to share with you the power of potentiometers. A simple component that can be used as a voltage divider. You may be saying to yourself, "Duh, everyone knows that!" Well, unfortunately, this simple concept escaped many of...
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Thu, 14 May 2015 19:46:42 PDT
How to get free eletronic samples http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-free-eletronic-samples/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 10:36:23 PDT
How to fabricate a lunch box into a dual 0-12VDC power supply. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fabricate-a-lunch-box-into-a-dual-0-12VDC-p/
How to fabricate a lunch box into a dual 0-12VDC power supply. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGJ/20FI/I9UDIVRX/FGJ20FII9UDIVRX.SMALL.jpg bweaver6 Preface:Hello and welcome to my Instructable.I am a first year Electronic Engineering student and was given the opportunity to build a power supply. I was immediately fascinated but wanted to make more than a run of mill project. My original idea was to use a cigar box and pack as much into a small ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 17:52:18 PDT
Wind Tube! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Tube/
Wind Tube! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/XIXK/I9JR90BI/FQLXIXKI9JR90BI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/XIXK/I9JR90BI/FQLXIXKI9JR90BI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/XIXK/I9JR90BI/FQLXIXKI9JR90BI.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab Whether you want to wind down or wind up, this tube is soon to be your favorite automatic aerodynamic magic. Like the giant bubble fan from Willy Wonka's factory, this easy to make wind tube is great for exploring what flies, spins, tumbles, soars and falls, all easily mobile for the teacher/parent/...
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Mon, 11 May 2015 18:10:48 PDT
3d Tank/car http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Tankcar/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 18:46:17 PDT
PCB Holder with helping hand http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Holder-with-helping-hand/
PCB Holder with helping hand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/HKPO/I98BOJ5R/FDJHKPOI98BOJ5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/HKPO/I98BOJ5R/FDJHKPOI98BOJ5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/HKPO/I98BOJ5R/FDJHKPOI98BOJ5R.SMALL.jpg sandilya.anisetty Cheap PCB Holder with helping hand using old mobile holder. Parts and tools needed Parts needed: Mobile holder Paper clip 3x Old discs Super glue 2x Nut and bolt Electrical wire terminal O-type Crocodile clip Flexible wireTools needed: Dremel Drill machine Screw driver Clip Assembly Cut the un...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 01:47:06 PDT
Cool 20W speaker cheap and easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-20W-speaker-cheap-and-easy/
Cool 20W speaker cheap and easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/XGVK/I96W3ZJG/FOXXGVKI96W3ZJG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/XGVK/I96W3ZJG/FOXXGVKI96W3ZJG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/XGVK/I96W3ZJG/FOXXGVKI96W3ZJG.SMALL.jpg bartroosen Hi everyone!I found some old speakers which we didn't use so I thought lets make something nice of them :)I designed a wooden box to put them in and painted it.The speakers I found are two 40W 6ohm speakers, one of them is for the low frequency (the bass) and the other is the middle frequency.I boug...
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Sat, 2 May 2015 07:07:39 PDT
Simple presentation clicker http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-presentation-clicker/
Simple presentation clicker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3W3B/I93F8HKD/FX03W3BI93F8HKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3W3B/I93F8HKD/FX03W3BI93F8HKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/3W3B/I93F8HKD/FX03W3BI93F8HKD.SMALL.jpg Sanderv2 If you have ever looked to buy a simple, no-nonsense presentation you will know that these little devices are way to expensive. The cheapest costs about €40 and I think that's way too expensive for something that simple. Especially because I'm a poor student. So I made a very simple presentation cli...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 04:50:25 PDT
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] http://www.instructables.com/id/FURY-BALLS-10-5-Min-To-Make/
FURY BALLS [<10$] [< 5 Min. To Make] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/D6D6/I92LTYC6/FVSD6D6I92LTYC6.SMALL.jpg shauryarobots These fury balls add beauty to you BACKYARD or GARDEN & are VERY VERY EASY TO MAKE it. These Balls will just Cost UNDER 10$ only. These are PORTABLE & can be kept anywhere in the backyard to increase the beauty. People of ANY AGE can make these balls in no time. Materials Required 1. White Glass...
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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 13:01:02 PDT
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-DSLR-SLider-For-less-than-20/
3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/TLH3/I92LSEFE/F2TTLH3I92LSEFE.SMALL.jpg focamonca Let's create something useful for videomaker and timelapse maker 3D Printed DSLR Slider! Cheaper than 20$ This is a tutorial on how to build a 3D printed dslr SLIDER!Remember to vote me in the 3d printing contest :D thanksSorry for my English, probably I'll make some mistake so please tell me whe...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:56:53 PDT
DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheap-glove-controller-and-propeller-car/
DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SMALL.jpg ivver HI there,In this instructable I'll show you how to make the cheapest glove for controlling your robots or any other Arduino or raspberry pi based projects and for demonstration example I'll also include how a little tutorial how I made car controlled by this glove. This whole glove is pure improvis...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:58:22 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SMALL.jpg RoyPeer In this Instructable I will show you how to build a robot that is controlled via Bluetooth using a keyboard, has a graphical user interface built with processing that displays the input from the keyboard and actually turns the whole bushiness into a great fun, and It's also economical to build. I've...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-led-flasher-simplepowerfull-and-effective/
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SMALL.jpg Prabhat Tiwari hii guys,yesterday i was searching the internet for a flasher or strobe which i would use to slow motion photography or simply fun!!! ;) but i couldnt find any cheap and reliable alternative for those professional strobe light.then a thought struck in my mind that probably i could make one at home u...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:00:20 PDT
Cable extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-extensions/
Cable extensions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SMALL.jpg geartechbrandon Building my kids (and me too) a PiCade and console cabinet (will have RasPi with PiPlay OS, PS2, PS3 and XBox 360) I ran into the need to extend a lot of cables to properly wire the speakers and monitor. It's fast, it's cheap and it gets the job done. Nothing I hate more than waiting for supplies or...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:41:57 PDT
3D Printing Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Pen/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:05:19 PDT
Accurate Liquid level Controller with low cost sensor and TV remote for settings http://www.instructables.com/id/Accurate-Liquid-level-Controller-with-low-cost-sen/
Accurate Liquid level Controller with low cost sensor and TV remote for settings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SMALL.jpg jegatheesan.soundarapandian This is the my first personnel Arduino project. Even through i plan to automate our over tank water level i don't like to invest more money on instruments. I have some Arduino board and relay boards from my friends. So use that boards and some cheap rate sensors purchase from store.Most of the autom...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:54:47 PDT
20 watt stereo amplifier-simple and very cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/20-watt-stereo-amplifier-simple-and-very-cheap/
20 watt stereo amplifier-simple and very cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SMALL.jpg Prabhat Tiwari want to listen to your favourite music loudly,but dont have any powerfull amplifier??want to have self made music system???are you getting bored of nasty and useless mono sound from tv,music player,dvd??want to have a self made cool and rich sound stereo amplifier but dont wanna spend alot???then y...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:49:53 PDT
Lets Make A $20 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-A-20-Droid/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:42:00 PDT
Personal bluetooth speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-bluetooth-speaker/
Personal bluetooth speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SMALL.jpg fmoreno2 Making a bluetooth speaker isn't that hard and it even hasn't to be that expensive. With basic soldering skills and knowledge about electronics you can make yours in one day! Gather the parts A rechargeable battery, I used an old cell phone battery of 900mAh which gives me about 6 to 7h of music....
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:18:28 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg In this Instructable I will show you how to get a powerful gearmotor from a cordless drill!I found this cordless drill in the scrap bin at a second hand store. When I got home I discovered something odd (video...) Materials Cordless drill for hacking! Tools Philips head screwdriver Disassemb...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
Ghetto-Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghetto-Pro/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:52:43 PDT
Variable ATX bench powersupply - FabLab edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-ATX-bench-powersupply-FabLab-edition/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 05:34:28 PDT
Foam RC Plane Building Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-RC-Plane-Building-Guide/
Foam RC Plane Building Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala **All of my RC and robotics projects can be found here: https://projectinkerer.wordpress.com/**At this project's inception, I was inspired to design and build an inexpensive RC plane that I could fly for enjoyment and perhaps in the future stick a camera on. As an aspiring engineer, the idea of buil...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 20:27:33 PDT
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-CUTTING-MACHINE/
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SMALL.jpg TrầnB What do you use for cutting foam? Knife, scissor or ...BLADE ?How do you feel when using them ? With me, terrible ==!To save the tiny foams and to be comfortable, my team made an idea about FOAM CUTTING MACHINEI feel very cool about this and it make my house much more tidy by fresh cut ! Why don’t y...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 03:17:28 PDT
How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-External-Laptop-HDD-Sata-Hard-Driv/
How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap and easy do it ai your homeMaterials Needed: 15 mm x 120 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear in 4mm thicknes 15 mm x 60 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear in 4mm thicknesGlueGun Elect Tape Mighty Bond (quickdry epoxy) Pencil,Ruler, Wood, Aluminium 3 mm thi...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 02:26:49 PDT
Cheap Dual Stepper Driver! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Dual-Stepper-Driver/
Cheap Dual Stepper Driver! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SMALL.jpg hrayhan Hello everyone!, today i would like to tell you how to make cheap, dual stepper driver!I hope you enjoy this project for nice robotics project!Visit my project blog below:http://do-ityourself-project.blogspot.com/ Recognizing your stepper motor! A stepper motor contains average 4 to make a lot of...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 03:49:37 PDT
Simple Electric Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Circuit/
Simple Electric Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SMALL.gif nilnate519 Hello! Thanks for choosing this intractable to start your DIY journey into electronics. In this intractable, we will be building a super simple electric circuit consisting of a battery, a resistor, and two LEDs. I will help to guide you through the process, but please feel free to comment if anythin...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 20:18:26 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-Finished-/
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SMALL.jpg bartroosen Bluetooth SpeakerMake your own loud Bluetooth Speaker easy explained, cheap and handy to use for less then 14$. Maybe you have some components which you don't need to buy like 3W speakers to make it less expensive. In the following steps I will try to explain on the easiest way how to assemble this ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:07:02 PDT
cheap desktop led clock http://www.instructables.com/id/desktop-led-clock/
cheap desktop led clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/0YT6/I916EVCL/FHH0YT6I916EVCL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/0YT6/I916EVCL/FHH0YT6I916EVCL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/0YT6/I916EVCL/FHH0YT6I916EVCL.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer just needed a desk-clock that fit's on the desk from my wife it should fit with the color, and hey of course it should be self made. Get a DIY Kit that you like I ordered a kit from banggood.com they have a lot of nice clock's and they even get more from month to month. order here the clock with...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:05:50 PDT
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printing-Alternatives-Guide/
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKES3D Printing is one of the greatest achievements for Makers in recent times, but there are some issues with it.Not everybody (myself included) can afford a 3D printer. The price tags come down every year but it´s still a very big investment. Building a 3d Printer from...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:55:02 PDT
Cheap Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Speaker/
Cheap Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SMALL.jpg TPleasent Speakers always seemed to be a piece of technology with an almost mystical air, they produce realistic and life like sound just with some wire paper and magnets. This is a cheap, quick and easy way to build an fairly decent speaker. Materials Foam plateElectrical tapeWood or CardboardMagnet wire ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 15:39:07 PDT
Build a 30$ laser Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-30-laser/
Build a 30$ laser Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SMALL.jpg Sardau IntroductionThis instructable will guide you to build a 3D scanner for less than $30, or even $12 if you already have a USB webcam.Seeing the price tag and limitations of commercial scanners I decided to challenge myself to build my own. It had to be cheaper and easy for anybody to build one using a...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:44:10 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Acrylic Free Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Acrylic-Free-Case-DIY-/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Acrylic Free Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Acrylic Case very cheap for DIY Home Theater PC HTPC by do it your selt, This HTPC nice work all movies HD 720 or 1080, Raspberry Pi module about 35 USD, Free case by DIY Acrylic, Power supplies, mouse wireless, keyboard, under 60 USD for DIY HTPC very cheap, very easy to madeM...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 08:29:10 PDT
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paracord-Desktop-Harness/
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SMALL.jpg younglink212 Greetings!Today, I'll teach you how to make a simple, durable, and cost-efficient desktop carry harness for a medium sized desktop, only using paracord!I came up with the idea when I had to carry my desktop to another location and had trouble because I needed 2 hands to carry it, even with my monito...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:15:20 PDT
Headphone Jack Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Jack-Fix/
Headphone Jack Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SMALL.jpg rockworm7 Hey guys! Okay so the other day I began running into a problem with my iPod touch 4th gen and its connection to my main pair of headphones. When playing music with this set up, all vocals were cut out and it was like listening for all the background stuff but it was still very VERY poor quality. Ear...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:16:45 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC under 1$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Case-DIY-Home-Theater-/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC under 1$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY from cover box ADSL Modem broken, very cheap for Home Theater PC HTPC DIY ( about 1$ ) - Raspberry Pi 2 Module about 35 USD buy from EBay, Power adapter, HDMI Adapter to VGA cable, Keyboard, mouse .....HTPC under 50 USD with Free case if you make it follow me......
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:03:32 PDT
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Ring-Light-for-MiniaturesMacro-Photography/
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SMALL.jpg Snowfern I have always struggled with lighting for my miniature photography, and decided to go with making my own DIY LED ring light after seeing this instructable:http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-48-LED-Macr...It took me about half an hour to put it together as I had all the items at hand, but it was ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:03 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
Arduino 2 player game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I`m going to show you how to make a two player pong game with a Nokia 5110 LCD that is controlled by an Arduino UNO. The game can easily be switched on single player to. Parts Here is a list of parts that i used to make this project Beadboard Arduino UNO Jumper wires (male to mal...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Homemade Home Theater PC HTPC by Raspberry Pi DIY very Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Home-Theater-PC-HTPC-by-Raspberry-Pi-DIY-/
Homemade Home Theater PC HTPC by Raspberry Pi DIY very Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case for DIY Home Theater PC HTPC very simple and cheap with old cover box, laptop cells 18650 batteries, DC-DC step-up 3 volt 2 to 5 volt module ( our other great lift module, 0,9-5v input, 5V 1 Ampe output for many digital devices, best for power Raspberry Pi ), Laptop ...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:58:20 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case very Cheap for DIY HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Aluminium-Case-very-Ch/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case very Cheap for DIY HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case, You can build it for Home Theater PC HTPC very cheap, very beautifull and nice work, Raspberry Pi Module board there are lot on EBay under 35USD and DIY case under 5 USD40 USD for HTPC very good,Homebuild it now:More Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY H...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:42:46 PDT
Turn 12$ transistor tester into 200$~600$ Smart tweezers LCR meter for SMD component (and even more) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-12-transistor-tester-into-200600-Smart-tweeze/
Turn 12$ transistor tester into 200$~600$ Smart tweezers LCR meter for SMD component (and even more) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SMALL.jpg chelseabun A month ago, I was looking for a good LCR meter because I have lots of inductor but there is no way to measure them using multimeter. I was search for many LCR meter and they are really expensive. I also have some SMD components like capacitor, LED, diode, transistor, resistor,... laying out ready t...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:16:38 PDT
Illuminated switch with 5mm LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-switch-with-5mm-LED/
Illuminated switch with 5mm LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer Buying an illuminated Switch could be quiet expensive or you want something Special or you are like me and want to made it with parts you allready own.Hey we all have LED's (blue, red, White ...... or RGB ....)OK, when they are 5mm round then you are with me and go ahed in my first instructable. ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:26:12 PDT