Instructables: exploring - technology - Steampunk - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 6 May 2016 17:40:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Led Pocket Watch, A Geeky One http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Pocket-Watch-a-Geeky-One/
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:43:56 PDT
Plywood Math Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Math-Machine/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 18:09:10 PDT
How to Steampunk Decorate an Electrical Wall Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steampunk-Decorate-an-Electrical-Wall-Plate/
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 10:05:39 PST
Steampunk Direct Drive Rotary Buffing Machine Powered by Dyson With Retro 80s Secret http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Direct-Drive-Rotary-Buffing-Machine-Powe/
Steampunk Direct Drive Rotary Buffing Machine Powered by Dyson With Retro 80s Secret - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/CP15/IKMXC0NX/FULCP15IKMXC0NX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/CP15/IKMXC0NX/FULCP15IKMXC0NX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUL/CP15/IKMXC0NX/FULCP15IKMXC0NX.SMALL.jpg crazyg While attempting to make a 10 inch razor i needed to do some substantial buffing.iv had the buffing disk for years, iv used it attached via nut bolt to hand drill, i can make better use of it if it goes faster and is attached to something stationary. that's where making this little beauty comes into...
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Sun, 14 Feb 2016 15:13:27 PST
Steampunk Running Shoe Dryer: The Rauthbauer Pedo-Dessicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Running-Shoe-Dryer-the-Rauthbauer-Pedo-D/
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Tue, 9 Feb 2016 06:25:22 PST
Extra Compact Slit Scan Camera Mk2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Compact-Slit-Scan-Camera-Mk2/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:32:18 PST
The Stephanotis Steampunk Nixie Tube Bedside Companion. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stephanotis-Steampunk-Nixie-Tube-Bedside-Compa/
The Stephanotis Steampunk Nixie Tube Bedside Companion. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/6M3W/IJ7FAQRZ/F126M3WIJ7FAQRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/6M3W/IJ7FAQRZ/F126M3WIJ7FAQRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/6M3W/IJ7FAQRZ/F126M3WIJ7FAQRZ.SMALL.jpg Roddy Scott I wanted to give my daughter something totally different for her birthday in April 2015 and eventually decided on making something in a Steampunk theme. It started out as just the lamp unit but looked a little bare in the middle so I added a Nixie Tube clock to it and this was the end result. The ...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 13:57:35 PST
Steampunk Tool-Box for the Engineering Guy http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Tool-Box-for-the-Engineering-Guy/
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 08:11:16 PST
Steampunk Table Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunkish-Table-Clock/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 12:09:04 PST
Classic Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Cardboard/
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Tue, 17 Nov 2015 08:13:28 PST
Antique Clock Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Antique-Clock-Upgrade/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 20:18:37 PST
A steampunked Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/A-steampunked-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:57:37 PDT
Steampunk DoubleStrike Nerf Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-DoubleStrike-Nerf-Gun/
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Wed, 21 Oct 2015 17:45:42 PDT
Pimp your old Smartphone and make a Steampunk MP3 Player with Touchscreen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-your-old-Smartphone-and-make-a-Steampunk-MP3-/
Pimp your old Smartphone and make a Steampunk MP3 Player with Touchscreen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7VX2/IGB4BKRL/FBC7VX2IGB4BKRL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7VX2/IGB4BKRL/FBC7VX2IGB4BKRL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/7VX2/IGB4BKRL/FBC7VX2IGB4BKRL.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi there,what can you do with your old Smartphone ? Sell it, throw away, put it in the Microwave ?? *gg*No, we make a Steampunk MP3 Player with Touchscreen ;) Let us begin We need a lot of Things of Brass, some Electronics and Fantasy.1 Smartphone Xperia Mini ( or other )1 Arduino Nano1 IC L293D ...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 09:49:23 PDT
Steampunk Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Amplifier/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 08:11:52 PDT
steampunk heart necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-heart-necklace/
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 10:00:46 PDT
How to Steampunk a Tiny Teardrop Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steampunk-a-Tiny-Teardrop-Camper/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 07:06:40 PDT
The Christmas Box II http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Christmas-Box-II/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 05:04:10 PDT
Steampunk ESP8266 Internet connected Clock using the Arduino IDE http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-ESP8622-Internet-connected-Clock-using-t/
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 23:15:06 PDT
Steampunk Wedding Place Cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Wedding-Place-Cards/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:59:34 PDT
Steampunk Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Speakers/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 16:55:15 PDT
STEAMPUNK R2-D2 Astromech http://www.instructables.com/id/STEAMPUNK-R2-D2-Astromech/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 05:18:08 PDT
Homemade Steampunk Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Steampunk-Keyboard/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:12:40 PDT
A Steampunk Brass Tube Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Steampunk-Brass-Tube-Radio/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:59:47 PDT
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control) http://www.instructables.com/id/Mahogany-brass-nixie-clock-with-IR-and-UART-contro/
Mahogany & brass nixie clock (with IR and UART control) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/QR33/I9SMYG4A/FISQR33I9SMYG4A.SMALL.jpg mopsiok update: My contest entry was accepted. If you like the clock, I will appreciate if you vote for it!Hello there!In this instructable I'll show you the process of making an awesome, steampunk-alike nixie clock. There are lots of nixie projects on the Web, but most of them focus mainly on the hardware/...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:13:03 PDT
Making Steam Punk parts in Blender for ART, or 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Steam-Punk-parts-in-Blender-for-ART-or-3D-P/
Making Steam Punk parts in Blender for ART, or 3D Printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/L8UH/I9NE4HJS/FR1L8UHI9NE4HJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/L8UH/I9NE4HJS/FR1L8UHI9NE4HJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/L8UH/I9NE4HJS/FR1L8UHI9NE4HJS.SMALL.jpg Londonleistone OK I like making steampunk stuff in 3D then printing them out for cool parts later. In this tutorial I am going to cover how to make simple gears and propeller blades to make steampunk decoration for one of my hats.I will show how to make the model for this idea. NOTE: I'm only going to go in to mak...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 18:22:28 PDT
Floralia Insektans - A Steampunk Terrarium / Plant Observer http://www.instructables.com/id/Floralia-Insektans-A-Steampunk-Terrarium-Plant-Obs/
Floralia Insektans - A Steampunk Terrarium / Plant Observer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/BEPX/I8CVYP8Z/FNVBEPXI8CVYP8Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/BEPX/I8CVYP8Z/FNVBEPXI8CVYP8Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/BEPX/I8CVYP8Z/FNVBEPXI8CVYP8Z.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi there,today i would like to show you a Steampunk Terrarium / Plant Observer. Inside is sitting a " Venus Fly Trap "The Glastank is an old Lightbulb 2000 Watt and the small Watertank was a Neonbulb. A Pump pours on push of a Button automatically the System. Nightlight is going on by a Sensor. Wh...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 02:27:46 PDT
Steampunk Adjustable Tint Goggles http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Adjustable-Tint-Goggles/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 17:07:08 PDT
How to open a light bulb without breaking it http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-a-light-bulb-without-breaking-it/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:05:47 PDT
The Victorian Sound-Tube...A Steampunk Mp3 Player http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Victorian-Sound-TubeA-Steampunk-Mp3-Player/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:10:11 PDT
Aetheria Circumducitur- A Steampunk High Voltage Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Aetheria-Circumducitur-A-Steampunk-High-Voltage-La/
Aetheria Circumducitur- A Steampunk High Voltage Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/PELL/ICBRZ7FS/FKJPELLICBRZ7FS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/PELL/ICBRZ7FS/FKJPELLICBRZ7FS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKJ/PELL/ICBRZ7FS/FKJPELLICBRZ7FS.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi,this is my first Instructable here on this Site. I hope you like my Constructions and Objects. Now, here is my " Aetheria Circumducitur". A high Voltage Lamp with a " Neon Geissler Tube ". Driven with a Tesla Generator and 5000 Volt. A rotating Cage turns around the Geissler Tube. The Beginning...
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 14:46:36 PDT
Flash Drive Steampunk style! http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Drive-Steampunk-style/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 04:25:12 PDT
Pocket Watch Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Watch-Pinhole-Camera/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:50:10 PDT
Copper iPad Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Copper-iPad-Stand/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 13:50:51 PST
Faraday Cage Phone Pouch http://www.instructables.com/id/Faraday-Cage-Phone-Pouch/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 09:11:33 PST
Dieselpunk Goggles XD-2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Dieselpunk-Goggles-XD-2/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 04:41:07 PST
steampunk telephone stand. http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-telephone-stand/
steampunk telephone stand. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MJS0/I55MZE3U/FO9MJS0I55MZE3U.SMALL.jpg Sleutel13 steampunkish cell phonestand. the base As i am cheap i didnt want to pay for the little bit of wood i am using. So i drove around the industrial estate here in my town. And found a nice piece of wood just on the ground somewhere. After a quick clean and polish it looked like this. i like the used...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:47:34 PST
The STEAMPUNK Biosphere Model 1876 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-STEAMPUNK-Biosphere-Model-1876/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 13:25:47 PST
Steampunk LED Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-LED-Clock/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:55:08 PST
iPad typing steampunk robot - ROBOLED http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-typing-steampunk-robot-ROBOLED/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:38:08 PST
Steampunk Network Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Network-Center/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 14:06:44 PST
Classic LED Cube (sort of :-) http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-LED-Cube-sort-of-/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:37:19 PST
Steampunked mp3-player "Junophon" http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunked-mp3-player-Junophon/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 11:35:43 PST
Folding brass fan with etched designs http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-brass-fan-with-etched-designs/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 23:23:06 PST
Steampunking a Dodocase VR http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunking-a-Dodocase-VR/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:44:55 PST
Raspbmc Mediabox Steampunk style http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspbmc-Mediabox-Steampunk-style/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 02:37:35 PST
The Giant Edison - A Big Size Steampunk Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Giant-Edison-A-Big-Size-Steampunk-Lamp/
The Giant Edison - A Big Size Steampunk Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/54I2/I1XENM16/FD054I2I1XENM16.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Steampunkers, dear friendsThis time a very short Instructable about a simple idea how to build a nice Steampunk lamp. I found the bulb at a flea market for a few bucks. It was used for industry lights and works with 220 Volts / 750 Watts.Note: If you are not used to work with 110V/220V please a...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 10:25:14 PDT
Glowing Steampunk Flash Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Glowing-Steampunk-Flash-Drive/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:02:51 PDT
A 1921 Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/An-1921-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21:27:29 PDT
Steampunk Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Candle/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 01:26:00 PDT