Instructables: exploring - technology - Cool - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 21:05:13 PST BLOX v1.01 Usb Wall Outlet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Wall-Outlet-Hack/
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 13:28:53 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
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
The Enigma Puzzle Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Enigma-Puzzle-Box/
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 13:27:47 PST
How to make flashing police lights with sound http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-flashing-police-lights-with-sound/
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Mon, 6 Dec 2010 08:58:37 PST
Laser show for poor man http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-show-for-poor-man/
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Mon, 25 Feb 2008 07:02:07 PST
Coollest 6 lines C++ Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Coollest-6-lines-C-Program/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2010 11:57:03 PST
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
Cool Cartoon Avatars Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cool-Cartoon-Avatars-Maker/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 18:30:22 PST
How To Remove Static From Videos and Audios Using Audacity!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Static-From-Videos-and-Audios-Using-/
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 23:40:42 PST
How To Make A Homemade Electric Telegraph! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Homemade-Electric-Telegraph!/
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Fri, 7 Dec 2007 13:14:34 PST
Camera Zip-lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Zip-lock/
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Wed, 24 Aug 2005 02:39:49 PDT
Cheap homemade LED torch (full build) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-homemade-LED-torch-full-build/
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Sun, 13 May 2007 14:39:06 PDT
DIY Mini Air Conditioner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-Air-Conditioner/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 00:23:09 PDT
Really, REALLY Easy USB Motor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Really-REALLY-Easy-USB-Motor/
Really, REALLY Easy USB Motor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MFR2/FHOHJHXX/FDXMFR2FHOHJHXX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MFR2/FHOHJHXX/FDXMFR2FHOHJHXX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MFR2/FHOHJHXX/FDXMFR2FHOHJHXX.SMALL.jpg neardood At long last, my 2nd instructable!!! This is fan for you or your computer that runs off any avalable USB port. I reccomend it for beginners into electronics, right up to the pro's. It is easy and fun, you can make in literally five minites!!! REALLY FAST AND EASY!!! Parts and Stuff First you'll...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2008 05:56:17 PDT
Combat Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Combat-Robots/
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Mon, 28 May 2012 15:40:28 PDT
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
Raspberry pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Laptop/
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 17:47:45 PDT
How to Use a Wiimote as Your Computer's Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-a-Wiimote-as-Your-Computers-Mouse/
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Sun, 9 Jan 2011 17:44:38 PST
5 layered African Style bead Necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/5-layered-African-Style-bead-Necklace/
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 22:31:43 PDT
Computer Shutdown Prank (Windows) http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-Shutdown-Prank-Windows/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2009 20:18:18 PDT
Making an animation using powerpoint http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-animation-using-powerpoint/
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Sat, 2 Oct 2010 09:09:59 PDT
Control Servo with Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Servo-with-Light/
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Sun, 20 Feb 2011 13:02:53 PST
RGB LED transition (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/RGB-LED-transition-Arduino/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 16:09:25 PDT
Arduino Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermometer-1/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:50:55 PDT
Make A Flashlight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Flashlight!/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2007 18:41:47 PST
Simple Stereo to Mono Headphone Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Stereo-to-Mono-Headphone-Conversion/
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 10:36:58 PST
How to make custom fonts http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-fonts/
How to make custom fonts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/75ZT/FPWWTJLB/FP875ZTFPWWTJLB.SMALL.jpg A.C.E. hey keystone buddies. i am making this for everyone, but you in particular.There are a couple of font making instructables here, but none of them are very high quality. i mean, they work just fine, but the finished product is choppy. i will be using the 30 day free trial of font creator to show you ...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2009 18:09:58 PST
Install RockBox on an iPod (easy steps) http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-RockBox-on-an-iPod-easy-steps/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2008 03:23:24 PDT
Arduino Fish Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Fish-Feeder/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:24:59 PDT
Serial Communications with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Serial-Communications-with-Arduino/
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 17:49:46 PST
Connect your Mac to a HDTV http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-your-Mac-to-a-HDTV/
Connect your Mac to a HDTV - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/IXBZ/G4JNRAUV/FP1IXBZG4JNRAUV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/IXBZ/G4JNRAUV/FP1IXBZG4JNRAUV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/IXBZ/G4JNRAUV/FP1IXBZG4JNRAUV.SMALL.jpg geekazoid  In this Instructable, I will explain in detail how to connect your MacBook, or iMac to an HDTV. There are many applications for such a setup, and the list is practically endless. Here are a few: - Stream video from the Internet. Many sites allow you to legally watch full length episodes of TV show...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2010 11:34:34 PST
How to Build a Bench-Top Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Bench-Top-Power-Supply/
How to Build a Bench-Top Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/EA0T/F3SYTLRW/FBEEA0TF3SYTLRW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/EA0T/F3SYTLRW/FBEEA0TF3SYTLRW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/EA0T/F3SYTLRW/FBEEA0TF3SYTLRW.SMALL.jpg greyhathacker45 A key component of any electronics project is the electricity. You could use endless amounts of batteries, or use a simple, compact power supply to power all of your electronic projects. This is a great beginners electronics project for those just getting into electronics, or a fun project for tho...
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Sun, 8 Jul 2007 22:34:56 PDT
Change The Appearance Of Your YouTube Channel http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-The-Appearance-Of-Your-YouTube-Channel/
Change The Appearance Of Your YouTube Channel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/P7W7/FGB0X5MI/F7QP7W7FGB0X5MI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/P7W7/FGB0X5MI/F7QP7W7FGB0X5MI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/P7W7/FGB0X5MI/F7QP7W7FGB0X5MI.SMALL.jpg Charger_06 This instructable will teach you how to chance the appearance of your YouTube channel. The Layout I know a lot of you know how to do this but this is for people who don't, so please no comments about this is to simple or stupid! Thanks Charger06The first part we will be working on is the layout!...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2008 16:08:57 PDT
How to clone yourself in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-clone-yourself-in-Photoshop/
How to clone yourself in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/PUHG/FMZADA2A/F0HPUHGFMZADA2A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/PUHG/FMZADA2A/F0HPUHGFMZADA2A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0H/PUHG/FMZADA2A/F0HPUHGFMZADA2A.SMALL.jpg spikemp by the way this is my first instructable so please only constructive critisism and no destructive critisism. thank you.So for this instructable you will need:Adobe Photoshop ( any version will work )A Digital Camera ( or a webcam )you could also use a tripod ( optional ) Open up Photoshop ok. so ...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2008 05:53:02 PDT
Show hidden files in Mac OS X http://www.instructables.com/id/Show-hidden-files-in-Mac-OS-X/
Show hidden files in Mac OS X - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/VCM3/IEEOKEFO/FGXVCM3IEEOKEFO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/VCM3/IEEOKEFO/FGXVCM3IEEOKEFO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/VCM3/IEEOKEFO/FGXVCM3IEEOKEFO.SMALL.jpg ralphsoft Sometimes, you just want to know what hides in your disk!This instructable will tell you how to view hidden files/folders in Mac OS X. Let's get started! Open a terminal window To open the terminal, navigate to your Applications folder in finder. Then open the utilities folder and then double-cli...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 01:30:32 PDT
Arduino Voice recognition. (Basic) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Voice-recognition-Basic/
Arduino Voice recognition. (Basic) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/K809/H5TVAX2T/FCUK809H5TVAX2T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/K809/H5TVAX2T/FCUK809H5TVAX2T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCU/K809/H5TVAX2T/FCUK809H5TVAX2T.SMALL.jpg simonfrfr Hey guys, Today we have a great project for you. Arduino Voice recognition! We use the Easy VR and an Arduino. This project will teach you how to use the easyVR for Voice recognition: Note: Voice recognition is different from speech recognition,  voice recognition recognizes only a single person's v...
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Wed, 15 Aug 2012 19:04:26 PDT
Make a Customized Clock that Runs Backwards http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Customized-Clock-that-Runs-Backwards/
Make a Customized Clock that Runs Backwards - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/PB64/FYIZ4Z3R/F7WPB64FYIZ4Z3R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/PB64/FYIZ4Z3R/F7WPB64FYIZ4Z3R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/PB64/FYIZ4Z3R/F7WPB64FYIZ4Z3R.SMALL.jpg karthikvasudevan What this Instructable will teach you ?To take a plain old timepiece or clock and make it run backwards and fit it into a really cool clock face to make your own customized clock you can hang proudly ,because you made it yourself.How cool is it? well, its pretty cool take it from me i had this clock...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2009 04:07:48 PDT
photoshop: galaxy effect http://www.instructables.com/id/photoshop-galaxy-effect/
photoshop: galaxy effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F82/I566/G91Y8WES/F82I566G91Y8WES.SMALL.jpg thelastonekills This is a very easy photoshop tutorial for even the most novice artist. this is just the steps in dot points, sorry if you like reading lots :( clouds FILTER RENDER CLOUDS FILTER DISTORT SHEAR DUPLICATE LAYER plastic wrap FILTER ARTISTIC PLASTIC WRAP SOFT LIGHT DUPLICATE LAYER chrome FI...
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Sun, 11 Apr 2010 01:49:38 PDT
cool that amp down http://www.instructables.com/id/cool-that-amp-down/
cool that amp down - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/SCJL/FL612CKP/FL8SCJLFL612CKP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/SCJL/FL612CKP/FL8SCJLFL612CKP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/SCJL/FL612CKP/FL8SCJLFL612CKP.SMALL.jpg acidrain1 This is a how to for those who may not be technically inclined or just need confirmation on if it is possible to do. My amp would overheat and go into protection mode after 20 minutes, so i installed a 12v brushless computer fan which i had purchased from Radio Shack for a computer mod i did. Needle...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2008 18:13:14 PDT
How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-simple-robotic-arm-from-Lego-Mindst/
How to build a simple robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT? - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/3AT1/FIG8WM9L/FC23AT1FIG8WM9L.SMALL.jpg roksraka Today, I will tell you how I built my robotic arm from Lego Mindstorms NXT.In fact, I wanted to build a robotic tripod for my camera. I found out, that it's more difficult then it looks. After some experimenting I build this simple robotic arm.I you want to build it too, you need:- Lego Mindstorms N...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2008 00:10:05 PDT
The Hilsch vortex tube http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Hilsch-vortex-tube/
The Hilsch vortex tube - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/ZA2L/F54HJ3I1/FYUZA2LF54HJ3I1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/ZA2L/F54HJ3I1/FYUZA2LF54HJ3I1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/ZA2L/F54HJ3I1/FYUZA2LF54HJ3I1.SMALL.jpg thecheatscalc The hilsch vortex tube, cools and heats air at the SAME time with no moving parts, and NO electricity. cool huh? it's quite simple, and only a matter of getting the dimensions right! Not to mention the ability to produce EXTREME temperatures! all that's needed is compressed air!So, let's demonstrate...
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Wed, 15 Aug 2007 18:09:57 PDT
Control a Arduino with your phone. http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-anything-with-your-smartphone-and-a-Arduin/
Control a Arduino with your phone. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/7XDZ/GJHV99HX/FJK7XDZGJHV99HX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/7XDZ/GJHV99HX/FJK7XDZGJHV99HX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/7XDZ/GJHV99HX/FJK7XDZGJHV99HX.SMALL.jpg mman1506 In this Instructable I'll show how to control your stuff with your phone and the arduino board. I've controlled everything from smoke machines too christmas light's with this program. Video: sorry the video is kinda odd because my camera is trying to adjusting for the light difference. The parts...
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Wed, 2 Feb 2011 20:03:32 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
Create A Color Accented Photo In Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-A-Color-Accented-Photo-In-Photoshop/
Create A Color Accented Photo In Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/I2M1/FWKQKOUI/FAKI2M1FWKQKOUI.SMALL.jpg cynical_chemical In this instructable I will show you how to create an easy color accented photo in photoshop, gimp, or any other image editing program. What You Will Need You will need the following things to do this: - Photoshop, GIMP, Inkscape, or any other image editing software - A color photo to ac...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2009 14:00:52 PDT
Xbee quick setup guide (Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Xbee-quick-setup-guide-Arduino/
Xbee quick setup guide (Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/46HW/H5R9ERO1/F7Y46HWH5R9ERO1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/46HW/H5R9ERO1/F7Y46HWH5R9ERO1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/46HW/H5R9ERO1/F7Y46HWH5R9ERO1.SMALL.jpg simonfrfr This instructable will help you be able to make your xbee work with your arduino. An Xbee is a small transceiver that sends our serial data that is fed into it. It is very helpful in wireless matters, like data from surveillance, RC toys and more. But if you need to set up an Xbee model, after you k...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 04:01:30 PDT
How to use autohotkey and write basic scripts for it. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-autohotkey-and-write-basic-scripts-for-/
How to use autohotkey and write basic scripts for it. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QNYF/FSMSY7KE/FLHQNYFFSMSY7KE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QNYF/FSMSY7KE/FLHQNYFFSMSY7KE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/QNYF/FSMSY7KE/FLHQNYFFSMSY7KE.SMALL.gif idiotjohn In this instructable, you will learn how to use autohotkey and how to make basic scripts. Downloading and installing Autohotkey First, you are required to go to here and download Autohotkey. Install it and start it up. Lets learn how to write scripts! - Step 1 We are just going to do basic scr...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2009 02:52:59 PDT
Control any gadgets with your Brain! (Neurofeedback with Arduino Microcontroller) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-any-gadgets-with-your-Brain-Nero-Feedbac/
Control any gadgets with your Brain! (Neurofeedback with Arduino Microcontroller) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/05TO/GTZK8E4F/FTA05TOGTZK8E4F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/05TO/GTZK8E4F/FTA05TOGTZK8E4F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/05TO/GTZK8E4F/FTA05TOGTZK8E4F.SMALL.jpg iScience You've Seen many cool gadgets on news like, controlling robot. I've been pretty shaken up with that one. So after some 6 months of research, I made my own! All the parts cost me less then 100$! Thats cool isn't it? Materials: - 1 MindFlex - 50$ EBay! - 1 Arduino Microcontroller Here! - Some Wires ...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 07:21:52 PDT
A Neat Trick on how to Resurface a CD http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Neat-Trick-on-how-to-Resurface-a-CD/
A Neat Trick on how to Resurface a CD - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/HLTZ/GV6EY95SZGA/FNTHLTZGV6EY95SZGA.SMALL.jpg Run N Gun This is a trick that a lot of people already know, but just in case they didn't I posted this. CHEERS! Gather the Materials The Needed Materials for This project are: 1.) A scratched CD 2.) White toothpaste (not the gel kind) 3.) Warm water Get Er' Dun! First get you CD and smear the to...
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Tue, 20 Feb 2007 14:27:37 PST
The vinegar and baking soda reaction! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-vinegar-and-baking-soda-reaction-in-different-/
The vinegar and baking soda reaction! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/OCNV/HSM55Y7H/FW2OCNVHSM55Y7H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/OCNV/HSM55Y7H/FW2OCNVHSM55Y7H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/OCNV/HSM55Y7H/FW2OCNVHSM55Y7H.SMALL.jpg JM1999 In this Instructable I will show the readers what happens with the vinegar and baking soda reaction and what I am trying to get is what amount and form is best for an awesome reaction. I will try: Frozen vinegar room temperature baking soda, cold baking soda room temperature vinegar, ...
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