Instructables: exploring - technology - Cool - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 7 Dec 2016 02:39:35 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
The Lightning Machine: How to Build a Tesla Coil http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lightning-Machine-How-to-Build-a-Tesla-Coil/
The Lightning Machine: How to Build a Tesla Coil - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZENI/IVMQ63CQ/FN5ZENIIVMQ63CQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZENI/IVMQ63CQ/FN5ZENIIVMQ63CQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/ZENI/IVMQ63CQ/FN5ZENIIVMQ63CQ.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted the power to create a lightning storm in your house? Have you ever wanted to build the famous machine in the movies that creates giant sparks that jump into the air? If you have, then you are in luck! About 128 years ago, genius inventor Nikola Tesla invented a machine that ...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 18:37:21 PST
Make a stylish portable speaker(from scratch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Stylish-Portable-Speakerfrom-Scratch/
Make a stylish portable speaker(from scratch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/25WH/IVO4ADE6/F1V25WHIVO4ADE6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/25WH/IVO4ADE6/F1V25WHIVO4ADE6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/25WH/IVO4ADE6/F1V25WHIVO4ADE6.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech In this Instructable, I will show you how to make a Portable Speaker from Scratch, this portable speaker has Built In FM Radio, Aux Support, Sd card reader, Usb reader(can play music from a SD card or a USB thumb drive). Why did I make this?The main reason I built this portable speaker is because I ...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 11:23:03 PST
3D Printed Wendigo Skeleton - Freedownload ^^ http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Wendigo-Skeleton-Freedownload-/
3D Printed Wendigo Skeleton - Freedownload ^^ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/TSOW/IVO3YC5S/FIRTSOWIVO3YC5S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/TSOW/IVO3YC5S/FIRTSOWIVO3YC5S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/TSOW/IVO3YC5S/FIRTSOWIVO3YC5S.SMALL.jpg LordLilaPause I build it!!! xD Download my Files =) Just download it to your computer. Insert in a slicer Add stl`s in a SlicerU can use Cura ( https://ultimaker.com/en/products/cura-software ), i use Simplify3DMirror all parts with an RPrint settings must be:1st Layer 0.3mm, all others With support and m...
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Thu, 24 Nov 2016 09:00:01 PST
The Luggage Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Luggage-Speaker/
The Luggage Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/Q4UB/IVO39QON/F51Q4UBIVO39QON.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/Q4UB/IVO39QON/F51Q4UBIVO39QON.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F51/Q4UB/IVO39QON/F51Q4UBIVO39QON.SMALL.jpg Noahrothberg A faux leather wrapped Speaker system. Build Box design and create wood box, and then wrap with textured paper. Then add box hardware. Solder board Make a circuit board that has 4 amplifiers for 4 speakers. Attach board Attach board to the box. Final box Now the box is complete. The buil...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:58:43 PST
Illuminate Lightbulbs Wirelessly: DIY Slayer Exciter http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminate-Lightbulbs-Wirelessly-DIY-Slayer-Excite/
Illuminate Lightbulbs Wirelessly: DIY Slayer Exciter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GO41/IVA4P38J/FXGGO41IVA4P38J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GO41/IVA4P38J/FXGGO41IVA4P38J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/GO41/IVA4P38J/FXGGO41IVA4P38J.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Have you ever wanted to be able to control the powers of wireless electricity? Have you ever wanted to build something that can light CFL bulbs from your hand? If so, then this is the perfect instructable for you. In this instructable, I will show you how to build a device called a slayer excite...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:51:27 PST
Extreme Pumpkin Carving: Frankenstein Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Extreme-Pumpkin-Carving-Frankenstein-Style/
Extreme Pumpkin Carving: Frankenstein Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/LCDS/IUOI9E0Z/FCSLCDSIUOI9E0Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/LCDS/IUOI9E0Z/FCSLCDSIUOI9E0Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/LCDS/IUOI9E0Z/FCSLCDSIUOI9E0Z.SMALL.jpg tanner_tech Do you feel like your jack-o-lantern missing something? Do you want to carve your Halloween pumpkin in an awesome new way? If so, then this instructable is for you. In this instructable, I will show you how to carve a pumpkin using high voltage. The high voltage creates cool looking marks on the...
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:50:09 PDT
IoT PiRadio/Alarm using Cayenne. http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-PiRadioAlarm-Using-Cayenne/
IoT PiRadio/Alarm using Cayenne. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/C1FO/IUOHMZXK/FRFC1FOIUOHMZXK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/C1FO/IUOHMZXK/FRFC1FOIUOHMZXK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/C1FO/IUOHMZXK/FRFC1FOIUOHMZXK.SMALL.jpg duartejm Hi again!This time I'm here to present you a very simple project, however a very funny one.Two years ago when I have bought my first raspberry pi, I had done an Internet PiRadio where I could listen to some foreign radios.Today I had done a little more! I had removed my LCD showing what radio statio...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:07:05 PDT
Fading LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Fading-LED-1/
Fading LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/R89J/IUKEPFZH/FA4R89JIUKEPFZH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/R89J/IUKEPFZH/FA4R89JIUKEPFZH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/R89J/IUKEPFZH/FA4R89JIUKEPFZH.SMALL.jpg Chris Project Hello I'm Christopher Tjia and today I'm gonna show you how to make a fading LED. Watch the video the the video is in my youtube channel Christopher Tjia, link: Buy all of the components The components for thias project are:1pc 9V power supply, for this i'm using a variable bench power supply...
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:01:48 PDT
LED - Tree of Life http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Tree-of-Life/
LED - Tree of Life - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/0SMD/IUEU426J/FFQ0SMDIUEU426J.SMALL.jpg Kredence I've always had a love for LED lights and specifically - LED light fixtures. I had been working with some electrical wiring around the house and had a spare section of wire left over. I folded up the bare wire and was considering different reasons to keep it for future projects. At the same moment, ...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 22:44:32 PDT
DJ Mixer Using 4Duino-24 http://www.instructables.com/id/DJ-Mixer-Using-4Duino-24/
DJ Mixer Using 4Duino-24 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/GPFL/IU5NM4MQ/FQDGPFLIU5NM4MQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/GPFL/IU5NM4MQ/FQDGPFLIU5NM4MQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/GPFL/IU5NM4MQ/FQDGPFLIU5NM4MQ.SMALL.jpg 4D Systems The 4Duino DJ Mixer is a fun and interactive project similar to a keyboard MIDI Controller that has the ability to play sample beats and songs.Before, DJ and music artist needs to use computers, recording and playback devices before they can mix and play their own customized music. But using this pr...
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Thu, 13 Oct 2016 21:10:27 PDT
DIY MINI ELECTRIC HAND FAN http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-ELECTRIC-HAND-FAN/
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Thu, 6 Oct 2016 12:54:42 PDT
DRL Led Cob Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/DRL-Led-Cob-Lamp/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 12:21:56 PDT
PLA02 A Hybrid Rocket Engine. http://www.instructables.com/id/PLA02-a-Hybrid-Rocket-Engine/
PLA02 A Hybrid Rocket Engine. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/FEVZ/ISV2DP2T/FYKFEVZISV2DP2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/FEVZ/ISV2DP2T/FYKFEVZISV2DP2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/FEVZ/ISV2DP2T/FYKFEVZISV2DP2T.SMALL.jpg OfficialZander !!-Disclaimer-!!This project is dangerous and possibly illegal where you live. I do not take any accountability/responsibility for your actions. If however, you decide to continue anyway please join a rocketry club/group that knows and deals with hybrid engines.Now with that out of the way we can be...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2016 21:38:16 PDT
Radar Super Cool http://www.instructables.com/id/Radar-Super-Cool/
Radar Super Cool - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/9DSJ/ITCH5MY4/FTY9DSJITCH5MY4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/9DSJ/ITCH5MY4/FTY9DSJITCH5MY4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/9DSJ/ITCH5MY4/FTY9DSJITCH5MY4.SMALL.jpg Diego FcoL Este Radar es Super Cool ya que lo puedes ocupar para buscar fantamas o para lo que quieras tu o como yo para jugar con mi barco para ver barcos enemigos Materiales y conesiones necesitamos Arnuino Uno10 jumpermini protoborprotoborcervo motorcensor ultrasonico Puerto 12 va al cable blaco del...
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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:13:18 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Portable Beer Bottle Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Beer-Bottle-Light/
Portable Beer Bottle Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/5O2M/IR9EB4GD/FQQ5O2MIR9EB4GD.SMALL.jpg jbighaus This is my first instructable. My goal with this project came down to a few simple points. Beer is good and good beer comes in cool bottles. And cool beer bottles are even cooler when they have lights in them. That being said, I wanted to take one of those cool beer bottles and turn it into a li...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 19:18:03 PDT
Homemade laptop cooler ( atx power fan, cool your laptop, high performance) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Laptop-Cooler-Atx-Power-Fan-Cool-Your-Lap/
Homemade laptop cooler ( atx power fan, cool your laptop, high performance) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/PKAH/IQYT34M1/F2CPKAHIQYT34M1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/PKAH/IQYT34M1/F2CPKAHIQYT34M1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/PKAH/IQYT34M1/F2CPKAHIQYT34M1.SMALL.jpg Tech For You In the hot summer, your laptop will be very hot when it works, specially playing game. Therefore, a laptop cooler is the best choice for your laptop. It not only cool down your CPU's temperature but also increase laptop's performance. Materials you need( preparation ). Before all, you will need :...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 05:31:46 PDT
Raspberry Pi IoT Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-IoT-Doorbell/
Raspberry Pi IoT Doorbell - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/G7QX/IU0BT2QM/F94G7QXIU0BT2QM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/G7QX/IU0BT2QM/F94G7QXIU0BT2QM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F94/G7QX/IU0BT2QM/F94G7QXIU0BT2QM.SMALL.jpg AngusC5 This Raspberry Pi, IoT Doorbell is basically a simple smart Door Bell, which takes a photo of whoever rings it, and emails it to the specified email address, and keeps all the photos in a folder. (along with going Ding-Dong). This is my first Instructable so I hope you enjoy :)How I have set out set...
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 06:22:18 PDT
Bluetooth Speaker 50w http://www.instructables.com/id/50w-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Bluetooth Speaker 50w - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/ZOR9/IQ8SBDX1/FYTZOR9IQ8SBDX1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/ZOR9/IQ8SBDX1/FYTZOR9IQ8SBDX1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/ZOR9/IQ8SBDX1/FYTZOR9IQ8SBDX1.SMALL.jpg jorgepini98 This speaker, which has powerfull bass and very good highs , has 2 full range, 2 passive radiator and 2 tweeters, move by a 25w*2 bluetooth amplifier. It's also portable, with a 16,8v 3200mah battery,it gives you lots of hours of fun.All the electronics are from Aliexpress. First of all is making ...
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 06:37:15 PDT
DIY Mini Air Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Air-Conditioner/
DIY Mini Air Conditioner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/LAYY/IQ41Y4TM/FCQLAYYIQ41Y4TM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/LAYY/IQ41Y4TM/FCQLAYYIQ41Y4TM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/LAYY/IQ41Y4TM/FCQLAYYIQ41Y4TM.SMALL.jpg RCLifeOn In this Instructable I will show you have to make your own mini air cooler with houshold items. How Does It Work? An air conditioner works by pulling hot air inside a container, cool it down and then push the cold air out. This is the main difference from an ordinary fan that simply moves air, in...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 00:23:09 PDT
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Kinetic-Scupture-SUPER-FUN/
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:29:25 PDT
Tron Up Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Tron-Up-Your-Car/
Tron Up Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SMALL.jpg Dufva Hi there!Been a while since I last made one of these instructables, no worries, I haven't been low on making stuff just low on making the instructions for it.However! This time it'll be something cool with lights that you put inside your rims that makes your car look like it came straight from TRON....
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Sat, 28 May 2016 16:13:50 PDT
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Solar-Arc-Reactor/
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This small solar light is portable and very lightweight which makes it a great source of light on the go, whether it be camping, at festivals or generally just when you need to light your way!Styled on Tony Stark's Iron Man Arc Reactor you can even wear it on your chest!Incased in 2 Pringles lids it...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 02:23:57 PDT
Magnetic Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Arc-Reactor/
Magnetic Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This is my attempt at making the Arc Reactor from Iron Man 1. I've added a reed switch in the electronic circuit so that when a magnet is near by, the Arc lights up which a pretty awesome effect!Check out my video of it in action! Parts List Bracelet mouldClear Epoxy Resinx11 White LEDs2032 coin ...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 12:16:50 PDT
Small and relatively cheap FPV quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-and-Relatively-Cheap-FPV-Quadcopter/
Small and relatively cheap FPV quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SMALL.jpg matas1 Hi, just to clear the air, this is my first instructable. Be gentle ;)Flying quad-copters is a lot of fun and it is one of those things that are easy to learn, but difficult to master. There is a lot of additional information around the interwebs, but if you happen to have any questions, I'll be mor...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:35:21 PDT
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output RambleAfter way, way, waaay too many crappy pictures in the dark, dimly lit room, with a flash or basically in any scenario which didn't involve bright sunlight, I decided that I needed a photo/film-light aka continuous light.About the projectThis is a continuous light panel that is adjustable betwe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Batman Wall Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Kickass-Batman-Lampshade/
Batman Wall Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SMALL.jpg Technovation I needed to make a lampshade for a light in my room that was too bright. Being a huge fan of superheroes and especially of Batman I decided it would be the most appropriate, effective and cool lampshade. In the end I am pretty satisfied with how it came up. Parts needed... Here are the parts and ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:34:01 PDT
Instant Color Change Experiment | Iodine Clock Reaction http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Color-Change-Experiment-Iodine-Clock-React/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:43:30 PDT
Photo-sensetive Running Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-sensetive-Running-Top/
Photo-sensetive Running Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SMALL.jpg emilydaub If you run at night this is for you. This lights up as it gets darker outside on two independent photocells and no micro controller!Materials 10 x 3mm red LEDs12 x 3mm white LEDs2 x PNP 2N3960 -E13 Transistors2 x 5mm Photocells1 x 22k Ω resistor (not pictured) 2 x 47k Ω resistorBattery holder with ...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:28:59 PDT
Super Power JOULE THIEF http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Power-JOULE-THIEF/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 02:04:22 PDT
DIY bucket air conditioner with smartphone control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bucket-Air-Conditioner-With-Smartphone-Control/
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 10:17:53 PST
Usb Wall Outlet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Wall-Outlet-Hack/
Usb Wall Outlet Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Phone,Phone,Phone!Everyone Uses It All the Time,Maybe You Are Using It Right Now As Well!But Every phone has One Disadvantage!That It Runs Out Of juice really Fast!These Days Finding Phone Chargers make Our Heads Spin!So I Decided To Hack My Ac Wall Outlet Into A Built In Phone Charger!Now No one Ca...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 13:28:53 PST
DIY Car Footrest Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Footrest-Light/
DIY Car Footrest Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day,road traffic injuries are predicted to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030. There Are Many Causes To These Accidents, one of them is that an object gets stuck under the Brake,& hence the Brakes Fail Ca...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 12:16:12 PST
Wireless Door Unloker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Door-Unloker-System/
Wireless Door Unloker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SMALL.jpg dani_a_z keys are old ways to open a door, and it will be difficult to use it in low light conditions so that why i moved to wirless with 20 meters range The first systhem The first system consisted of an interphone that requiered to push a button in the house to unlock the door.So it was simple all i a...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 05:53:41 PST
Taking Apart a Floppy Disk Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Apart-a-Floppy-Disk-Drive/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 20:09:10 PST
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-Quadcopter/
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SMALL.jpg Jan H It has been a dream for me to own a quadcopter for a few years now nevertheless, I did not want a very cheap one, which would break really easily, but at the same time I did not want to buy a really expensive one. At my school, I had to choose a year long project, and I was wondering if it was possi...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:50:26 PST
DIY Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Google-Cardboard/
DIY Google Cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SMALL.jpg yakirsack Materials•cardboard•Google lenses•Velcro/rubber band•magnets Template Print out this template on letter paper and glue onto cardboardhttp://1drv.ms/1Ip1uu6 Cutting Out Cut out cardboard pieces with craft knife and fold where necessary Assemble Use hot glue to set in place
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 16:37:41 PST
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Mexican-Mayan-Cipher-Wheel/
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SMALL.jpg H2Powerman For years I have been interested in codes and spy gear. I built this Mayan Cipher Wheel adaption from a Mexican cipher wheel that had been used up until WWII. Thanks to my local community college they helped me laser cut this so I could use this for a live action RPG game I did for a friend and thei...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 16:58:50 PST
LED Fiber Optic Jellyfish Lamp : Nexus Jellyfish http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexus-Jellyfish/
LED Fiber Optic Jellyfish Lamp : Nexus Jellyfish - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SMALL.jpg RobertoI This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)This is the instructable for the Nexus Jellyfish. This instructable will teach you how to make this cool project, and will guide you through the many mista...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:24:07 PST
Spinning bicycle light http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Bicycle-Light/
Spinning bicycle light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SMALL.jpg miroslavus In this project i tried to replicate Revolights. Concept is very simple. Ring of light on a wheel and only LEDs facing ahead light up. Unlike the Revolights my light has battery mounted on bicycle frame and not on a wheel. My light isn't using any "smart" technology, every LED has its own brush that...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:36:52 PST
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-Monitor-and-Visual-LED-Meter/
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SMALL.jpg LukasCDesigns This is a really fun Arduino project that will read the temperature, send it to the Serial Monitor in Arduino IDE and according to the temperature it will adjust the number of LEDs that light up. It is really easy to put together and the programming part does need some skill,but I have provided the ...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:38:11 PST
Neopixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Clock/
Neopixel Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SMALL.jpg Daniel ArturoF Do you want to build a nice LED clock? If you say yes please keep reading and don't miss anything in this Instructable, we are going to build the clock of your dreams. (okay maybe not, but you have to admit that at least it sounds cool) First of all, this clock uses RGB leds to display the hour, min...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 20:53:55 PST
Smart Phone Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Interface/
Smart Phone Interface - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/F0VB/IH0G1HXO/FBJF0VBIH0G1HXO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/F0VB/IH0G1HXO/FBJF0VBIH0G1HXO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/F0VB/IH0G1HXO/FBJF0VBIH0G1HXO.SMALL.jpg MaxwellC3 Cool way to interface your iPhone Siri or Android "ok google" smart phone "AI's" with a humanoid face!! It will interact with any sound you plug into it via component cable. The head has the following features, when activated it will push its head through the fabric, RGB light eyes and a moving jaw ...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 09:12:57 PST
Solar Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Sound-Systerm/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:14:25 PST
Home Automation - RC Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-5/
Home Automation - RC Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker Is there an appliance in your house that you wished could be turned on easier? That hard to reach light that you need every day or a fan? With the LinkIt ONE we can do just that! Specifically we can control an AC appliance with a remote control! There are many different appliances around the house t...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:20:38 PST
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Automatic-Walking-Robot/
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SMALL.jpg Kingz18 When I was looking around instructables I came across this walking robot made by crashbot and was fascinated by it. It was so simple yet very functional. I knew from that moment that I had to make one for myself. When a school engineering project came along I knew this was the perfect opportunity ...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 17:10:46 PST
LED Acrylic Sign-Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Acrylic-Sign-Halloween/
LED Acrylic Sign-Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SMALL.jpg fituro Halloween is just in a few days so I thought about doing something related to it and the other day I bought the materials I needed to do and acrylic sign so I thought about mixing them and his was the result.As you can see it's really cool and quite easy to do so I totally recomend you to build it...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:19:48 PDT
LinkIt ONE Display Only 4 Wires http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Display-Only-4-Wires/
LinkIt ONE Display Only 4 Wires - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker The LinkIt One board is a lot like an Arduino but with 10 times the power. Many projects require some sort of way to communicate to the world. A great way of doing this is with a 16x2 LCD Display. Great!But there is a drawback. These displays will consume more than half the pins on an Arduino Uno le...
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 17:01:55 PDT
Raspberry pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Laptop/
Raspberry pi Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SMALL.jpg Kirand1 In this instructable I will show u how I built my raspberry laptop and subsequently you will learn how to build your own. I hope you enjoy this instructable.P.S if you liked this instructable please don't forget to vote for me in the raspberry pi competition.List of tools and parts + links ...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 17:47:45 PDT