Instructables: exploring - technology - Cheap http://www.instructables.com Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:19:42 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap CNC Around 200usd http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-CNC-Around-200usd/
Cheap CNC Around 200usd - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Z6W/I5DS3DLL/FPI7Z6WI5DS3DLL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Z6W/I5DS3DLL/FPI7Z6WI5DS3DLL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7Z6W/I5DS3DLL/FPI7Z6WI5DS3DLL.SMALL.jpg skmskm I build and tested it older version made off plastic, and now constructing it as wooden version.I created software for it, I am using arduino USB port to communicate with PC.Parts:Arduino mega 2560Power Source 5V - 10A3 servo motors(RC) 8 usd piece3 encoders 13 usd pieceLine Bearings 10 pieces 10 us...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:02:12 PST
Programming the TinyBoard - ATTiny85 Development board http://www.instructables.com/id/Programming-the-TinyBoard-ATTiny85-Development-boa/
Programming the TinyBoard - ATTiny85 Development board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/YWOD/I5BS6OUK/FZ8YWODI5BS6OUK.SMALL.jpg ankitdaf This instructable covers how to program the ATTiny85 based TinyBoard (from daflabs.com) using an Arduino Uno. This tutorial is covered using the Uno, but it can just as easily be used with any other Arduino.For this tutorial, you'll need :- An Arduino Uno with USB A-B Cable- A TinyBoardFor the softw...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:22:56 PST
Satellite tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Satellite-tracker/
Satellite tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CEFR/I5F7ICTX/FP0CEFRI5F7ICTX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CEFR/I5F7ICTX/FP0CEFRI5F7ICTX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/CEFR/I5F7ICTX/FP0CEFRI5F7ICTX.SMALL.jpg shubham_bhatt Did you know that we can see International Space Station and other awesome satellites with our naked from earth.This instructable will tell you how to spot the iss when they are above your location. What dose it do This device tells you when ISS (International Space Station) is above your locatio...
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:25:18 PST
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-AtomizerMod-E-cigarette-on-the-cheap/
Homemade Atomizer+Mod E-cigarette on the cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDN/NNHR/I58IBAQS/FDNNNHRI58IBAQS.SMALL.jpg kwe Hi here is a short video to show you how i fully made my E-cigarettethe atomizer is made of an old lens the tank that fits in the lens is a coming from a juice bottleDrill holes in the bottom of the tankpeal of the insulation of the electrical connectorsI made a M3 thread in the connectors Cut the h...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:49:42 PST
Simple Shoe Horn http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Shoe-Horn/
Simple Shoe Horn - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/HBYR/I55MRFSV/FGYHBYRI55MRFSV.SMALL.jpg daveofwar Had a hell of a time getting my work boots on one day, and new only a horn could help. So I looked around the shop at work and whipped one up quick and easily. Works great! Materials Find yourself an old 5 gallon bucket. Mine had a hole in it so it was alright to destroy. Cut Cut out a rectang...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:17:59 PST
The Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Motor-1/
The Electric Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MW0I/I55MRC1T/FZPMW0II55MRC1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MW0I/I55MRC1T/FZPMW0II55MRC1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/MW0I/I55MRC1T/FZPMW0II55MRC1T.SMALL.jpg Lasplaner This is an experiment that will show how a motor worksWhat you needA brushed motor2bearings that will hold the corePopsicle stickHot gluePliersSolderSoldering ironWiresBattery Take Apart The Motor Completely disassemble the motor including the magnets and brushes(the electrodes) and make sure tha...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:23:47 PST
Enhance your SView/Flip cover with a cheap mod! http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhance-your-SViewFlip-cover-with-a-cheap-mod/
Enhance your SView/Flip cover with a cheap mod! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EJEQ/I50X8WQB/FJ4EJEQI50X8WQB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EJEQ/I50X8WQB/FJ4EJEQI50X8WQB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/EJEQ/I50X8WQB/FJ4EJEQI50X8WQB.SMALL.jpg Foxhead In this instructable, I'll show you how to use your flip cover as a paper holder out of a portfolio. Gather the parts All you'll need is: •a cheap portfolio [I bought mine for €1.50] with the metal holder•some doublesided tape [optional, but you'll get a very strong grip at the end] •and (obvious...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:59:46 PST
The Uber Cool Ultimate DJ Party Lamp... http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Uber-Cool-Ultimate-DJ-Party-Lamp/
The Uber Cool Ultimate DJ Party Lamp... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/QIV1/I50X5MCZ/F2PQIV1I50X5MCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/QIV1/I50X5MCZ/F2PQIV1I50X5MCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2P/QIV1/I50X5MCZ/F2PQIV1I50X5MCZ.SMALL.jpg Mr AbAk Hello friends please Vote us In the Let's Party Challenge and On a budget Contest...Hello Dear Partymakers,A few days ago we were wondering what to do with a old glass rod that our father had in his old room heater and gave it to us...After a few hours we made a plan for a Uber Cool Ultimate DJ Part...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 06:29:17 PST
Music blinking LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-blinking-LED/
Music blinking LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/146M/I504XBBB/F32146MI504XBBB.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is an easy step by step guide to make cheap sound reacting LEDs that is blinking to the bass of the music you play. The music blinker is powered by an 9v battery which makes it portable and small. Parts and tools PARTS:TIP 31 CPCB Male AUX cable3x LEDs9v battery9v battery clipJumper wiresTOO...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:01:06 PST
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! http://www.instructables.com/id/RECREATE-Recycling-Energy-of-Computers-for-Real-Ef/
RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/HFRW/I50X0ZHZ/FBUHFRWI50X0ZHZ.SMALL.jpg Geeve George RECREATE! : Recycling Energy of Computers for Real Efficiency And Total Energy!*Project by Sarthak Sethi and Geeve George*We have been selected for the MAKE ENERGY Contest! So do vote for us by clicking vote in the Top-Right corner of the instructable page!*This is an updated version of Our Previous...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:58:47 PST
Pringles Can Cell Phone Music Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Pringle-Can-Cell-Phone-Music-Amplifier/
Pringles Can Cell Phone Music Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/9CHR/I4WYV77O/FYW9CHRI4WYV77O.SMALL.jpg 3rdiii Completed Pringle Can Music Amp Supplies needed You will need a Pringle can, scissors or an exacto knife, and a cell phone of your choice. Remove The Bottom Remove the lid and the bottom piece to end up looking as the picture. This might be a challenge to do without bending the cardboard of th...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:17:37 PST
protable power bank http://www.instructables.com/id/protable-power-bank/
protable power bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/APPI/I4WYSZ2Z/F5XAPPII4WYSZ2Z.SMALL.jpg ibenkos this is an easy project to make an 5v portable power bank for just 2$! Parts The parts you will need for this project is:* 3x AAA batteries * 3x AAA battery holder* 5v step-up * SPST switch* Enclosure* Hot glue Cut the wires Cut the wires from the battery holder to the size you want them to b...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:31:06 PST
Low Budget Green Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Green-Screen/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:40:38 PST
Cheap Artbots for Workshops http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Artbots-for-Workshops/
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 18:24:04 PST
Insulated Camera Case http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Insulated-Camera-Case/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 16:04:41 PST
A minimalisitic home built radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultracheap-home-built-radio/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 08:44:58 PST
Light Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Printer/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:32:28 PST
Build A Cheap Handcrafted CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Cheap-Handcrafted-CNC-Mill-Unfinished-Prototype/
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:42:43 PST
Joining Electrical Components with Rubber Tubing http://www.instructables.com/id/Joining-Electrical-Components-with-Rubber-Tubing/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 08:44:54 PST
simple normally closed switch http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-normally-closed-switch/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 03:43:10 PST
Disabled hoist lift http://www.instructables.com/id/Disabled-hoist-lift/
Disabled hoist lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/1QUI/I395SQ9L/F8Z1QUII395SQ9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/1QUI/I395SQ9L/F8Z1QUII395SQ9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/1QUI/I395SQ9L/F8Z1QUII395SQ9L.SMALL.jpg Pappardelle The problemA family member suffering from Motor Neurone Disease (MND or ALS) and needing transport between two floors in a small house. The impairment is equivalent to tetraplegia (complete loss of muscular function, inability to sit upright and need for specialised hoisting) and results in the requ...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 15:21:12 PST
More Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Battbot http://www.instructables.com/id/More-Chassis-for-Cheap-Robots-1-Battbot/
More Chassis for Cheap Robots 1: Battbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/H50K/I327LKGA/FQ2H50KI327LKGA.SMALL.jpg JayWeeks I'm back! Most of you probably aren't going to associate my Instructables with any sort of timeframe, but I just had to say that it's great to be back writing them!Hi! I'm Jay! I write tutorials for folks trying to get started with robotics, but who get intimidated by the initial investment.Kits the...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 18:52:04 PST
Make your own cheap USB MIDI Controller or Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-MIDI-Controller/
Make your own cheap USB MIDI Controller or Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/XYE8/I2Q1INX1/F1IXYE8I2Q1INX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/XYE8/I2Q1INX1/F1IXYE8I2Q1INX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1I/XYE8/I2Q1INX1/F1IXYE8I2Q1INX1.SMALL.jpg El Pajarito Manitas I was looking for an USB MIDI controller device (or interface) for music applications like piano or organ keyboard or pedalboard. After some research, I wanted to go to a more "homemade" solution. My choice has finally been oriented to a microcontroller board development like the Arduino boards and ...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:34:57 PST
Emergency USB charger on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-USB-charger-on-the-cheap-1/
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:47:57 PST
Poor Drone Owners Carrying Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Drone-Owners-Carrying-Case/
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:52:00 PST
DIY $1 PIC 12f675 JDM Programmer (Cheap and Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1-PIC-12f675-JDM-Programmer-Cheap-and-Easy/
DIY $1 PIC 12f675 JDM Programmer (Cheap and Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/GBEP/I28W8FVW/FQ1GBEPI28W8FVW.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi EveryBody i am Again Doing something. and it is with PIC's!Almost Everybody do not want a Big Arduino in their projects or to control a rgb led with Arduino uno?Enjoy Compressing your projects with PIC and Attiny too. but in this wwe will be making a PIC Programmer To Program 12f675 PIC. Here i a...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 12:53:50 PST
$1 Touch Screen Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/1-Touch-Screen-Stylus/
$1 Touch Screen Stylus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/XNM7/I1YUC1SZ/FWIXNM7I1YUC1SZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/XNM7/I1YUC1SZ/FWIXNM7I1YUC1SZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/XNM7/I1YUC1SZ/FWIXNM7I1YUC1SZ.SMALL.jpg magnus.distefano Hate using your fingers to draw on your phone/tablet? Have you ever wanted to use a stylus on your iPhone or other device with a touchscreen? Well here is a cheap effective way to build a touch screen stylus com. This DIY will show you exactly what you need and how to build the fully compatible sty...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 18:54:21 PST
Smart Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Station/
Smart Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SMALL.jpg Csoutter5 The "Smart Station" is a "Station" that charges iPhone and Andriod phones while keeping the chargers protected from people walking off with them. This can be placed in your household, Workplace, Classroom, etc. It also offers some security for your phone while it is being charged. This prototype is...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:09:22 PST
3D Printed Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Speaker/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:37:19 PDT
Low Cost Video Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Video-Stabilizer/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:18:48 PDT
How to make a Cheap WiFi Antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Cheap-WiFi-Antenna/
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:04:34 PDT
Cheap DIY Autocue/Teleprompter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-AutocueTeleprompter/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:30:58 PDT
Darkness Sensor with LDR http://www.instructables.com/id/Darkness-Sensor-with-LDR/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:01:47 PDT
Light Sensor form LDR and LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-form-LDR-and-LED/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:01:43 PDT
3D Printing with metals at home! http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-with-metals-at-home/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:19:54 PDT
Potentiometer as variable Resistor http://www.instructables.com/id/Potentiometer-as-variable-Resistor/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:03:47 PDT
Homemade 60$ Interactive Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-60-Interactive-Board/
Homemade 60$ Interactive Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NWC6/I1AVV1EJ/FOBNWC6I1AVV1EJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NWC6/I1AVV1EJ/FOBNWC6I1AVV1EJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/NWC6/I1AVV1EJ/FOBNWC6I1AVV1EJ.SMALL.jpg ElmarsM Hey!!In Latvia to finish highschool everyone has to make a Scientific research work, so I choose to make one at physics.I had many different plans, but this one seemed like the best of many.I gathered all the necessary parts and made it in less than 4 hours!!!PS. I am not a professional, so if there...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:20:32 PDT
Old-School Laptop Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-School-Laptop-Mod/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 04:20:34 PDT
Toilet Paper Tube Torch http://www.instructables.com/id/Toilet-Paper-Tube-Torch/
Toilet Paper Tube Torch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/0IJR/I12KFFUH/F430IJRI12KFFUH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/0IJR/I12KFFUH/F430IJRI12KFFUH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/0IJR/I12KFFUH/F430IJRI12KFFUH.SMALL.jpg daryllukas A cheap DIY flashlight using LEDs (and other stuff I found lying around in my room)It's a very simple project and very easy to do.Duration: Took me 2 hoursWhat You Will Need: LEDsResistorsA Breadboard (for prototyping) and a PerfBoardToilet Paper TubeConnecting wireSoldering Wire & Gun3x 3v Button B...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 15:01:15 PDT
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Wireless-DIY-Game-Show-System-for-Holiday/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:58:00 PDT
Turn any flashlight into headlamp with duct tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-any-flashlight-into-headlamp-with-duct-tape/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 17:27:14 PDT
Simple Clean Graphite Ipad Stylus http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Clean-Graphite-Ipad-Stylus/
Simple Clean Graphite Ipad Stylus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOP/REHG/I0Q1PZIP/FOPREHGI0Q1PZIP.SMALL.jpg rklein oliveira Hi!This is my very first instructables,And for starters i decided do make the same thing everyone, at least once in life, does, a Tablet Stylus Tutorial!Every time i see one of those i get myself thinking of how complicated it is to build one with foam and foil and stuff. Also how crappy are the one...
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:08:36 PDT
Rechargable Flashlight PowerBank http://www.instructables.com/id/Rechargable-Flashlight-PowerBank/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:28:51 PDT
How to change / upgrade your MacBook RAM Memory http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-change-upgrade-your-MacBook-RAM-Memory/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:57:02 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi B+ case http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-B-case/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 06:40:12 PDT
Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-an-IR-Port-to-Any-Mac-For-Less-Than-10/
Add an IR Port to Any Mac For Less Than $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/2D3T/I0HYO2QG/FAS2D3TI0HYO2QG.SMALL.jpg UnconventionalHacker This project was created by "Intell of MacRumors". All credit goes to him; we are simply broadcasting his incredible creation! Please visit our website at www.unconventionalhacker.com for more projects and Like us on FaceBook! www.facebook.com/unconventionalhackerHere's how to install an Apple OEM I...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:32:07 PDT
Removable hat fan/desk fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Removable-hat-fandesk-fan/
Removable hat fan/desk fan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/OG1G/I0FFGNCQ/F1YOG1GI0FFGNCQ.SMALL.jpg ed shtern Are you ever feeling hot but don't want to carry a fan around or stay by an air conditioner? I decided to make my own hat fan to keep me cool and mobile. You can even take it off your hat and use it as a desk fan. I will show how and you will hopefully enjoy using it as much as i did. Gathering Su...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:10:47 PDT
cheap bug zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-bug-zapper/
cheap bug zapper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T0V8/I06JA55X/FAIT0V8I06JA55X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T0V8/I06JA55X/FAIT0V8I06JA55X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/T0V8/I06JA55X/FAIT0V8I06JA55X.SMALL.jpg mrmchaffey This build took about 10 minutes and is very simple .Things you will need are a light like the one in the photo 1 harbor freight hand held zapper (Electric Fly Swatter)item#40122 1 power supply output 5.2 dc 400ma worked very well (zapper used 3 v dc aka 2 d batterie...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:02:33 PDT
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Home-surveillance-system-using-arduinosi/
Automatic Home surveillance system using arduino(simple and cheap) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/DP6Y/I05EYC95/F21DP6YI05EYC95.SMALL.jpg vigneshraja The goal of my project is to achieve Automatic home surveillance system without any manual interference. In general other surveillance system it is necessary to power ON TV and camera receiver every time. And also it needs to any user input to view who is standing out side. But in my p...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:27:52 PDT
Simple ROV for Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-ROV-for-Cheap/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:48:01 PDT