Instructables: exploring - technology - Steampunk http://www.instructables.com Tue, 31 May 2016 13:27:11 PDT BLOX v1.01 Steampunk Goggles for Couples http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Goggles-for-Couples/
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Wed, 25 May 2016 06:41:22 PDT
F-104 Starfighter Steampunk Lamp and Outlet http://www.instructables.com/id/F-104-Starfighter-Steampunk-Lamp-and-Outlet/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 19:39:48 PDT
Handcuffs Made from a Suitcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Handcuffs-Made-From-a-Suitcase/
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Thu, 12 May 2016 09:19:42 PDT
HV Insulator Pendant Lamps and Other Unique Accent Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/HV-Insulator-Pendant-Lamps-and-Other-Unique-Accent/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 11:01:23 PDT
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
The amazing tube internet radio http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Tube-Internet-Radio/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 08:03:11 PDT
Cryptex type_c. Flash drive with secret mechanical lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Cryptex-Typec-Flash-Drive-With-Secret-Mechanical-L/
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 19:27:16 PDT
Plywood Math Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Math-Machine/
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 18:09:10 PDT
Coffee ... Plain & Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Simple-Copper-Pipe-Coffee-Maker/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 12:08:24 PDT
Cheap Steampunk Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Steampunk-Keyboard/
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 06:27:16 PDT
Coffee Machine From 18xx Known As Siphon or Gabeth http://www.instructables.com/id/Coffee-Machine-From-18xx-Known-As-Siphon-or-Gabeth/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:38:44 PDT
Nixie Watch Prototype_A http://www.instructables.com/id/Nixie-Watch-PrototypeA/
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 05:11:08 PDT
Steampunk "Bundy Clock" http://www.instructables.com/id/Deanpunk-Bundy-Clock/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 06:37:06 PST
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/
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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
Steampunk(ish) USB Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunkish-USB-Drive/
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 14:13:52 PST
The Stephanotis Steampunk Nixie Tube Bedside Companion. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Stephanotis-Steampunk-Nixie-Tube-Bedside-Compa/
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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 Sampo-International Mod. X 1880 http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Sampo-International-Mod-X-1880/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 10:22:23 PST
Steampunk (ish) Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-ish-Flashlight/
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 09:20:48 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
Steampunk Table Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunkish-Table-Clock/
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 12:09:04 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
Hi Fi 50 Watt Tube Amp..... With BlueTooth.... Why In This Century?.....Really? http://www.instructables.com/id/Hi-Fi-50-Watt-Tube-Amp-With-BlueTooth-Why-In-This-/
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:44:52 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/
Steampunk Amplifier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/47V4/IF9UAEPQ/F7W47V4IF9UAEPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/47V4/IF9UAEPQ/F7W47V4IF9UAEPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/47V4/IF9UAEPQ/F7W47V4IF9UAEPQ.SMALL.jpg Mark W Chase Steampunk has a great aesthetic quality, breaking away from the flat plastic boxes that plague today's modern electronics. To that end, I decided to build a nice steampunk audio amplifier to go along with the steampunk speakers for my home office. Here's how I did it.A word of warning, though: I'm n...
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Sat, 3 Oct 2015 08:11:52 PDT
steampunk heart necklace http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-heart-necklace/
steampunk heart necklace - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/IGTW/IF3SSBU7/FQRIGTWIF3SSBU7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/IGTW/IF3SSBU7/FQRIGTWIF3SSBU7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/IGTW/IF3SSBU7/FQRIGTWIF3SSBU7.SMALL.jpg rayo_viegas Hoy les voy a enseñar a hacer un collar steampunk con forma de corazón: STEAMPUNK HEART NECKLACE Cut the sheets on wood para comenzar se cortan las plantillas previamente dibujadas en una madera no muy gruesa, para esto utilice una caladora de banco. Now the aluminium can luego quité la puntur...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2015 10:00:46 PDT
High Waist Sailor Pants http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Waist-Sailor-Pants/
High Waist Sailor Pants - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/CJPM/IF2WKLTT/F7LCJPMIF2WKLTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/CJPM/IF2WKLTT/F7LCJPMIF2WKLTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/CJPM/IF2WKLTT/F7LCJPMIF2WKLTT.SMALL.jpg hatshenaniganz Need a pair of pants for your steampunk costume? See a very small variety of pants online that do not look like what you envisioned and are EXPENSIVE? Never fear! Embark on a journey to make your very own pants using my fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants method! *This method can work for anyone, even tho...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 23:08:10 PDT
How to Steampunk a Tiny Teardrop Camper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Steampunk-a-Tiny-Teardrop-Camper/
How to Steampunk a Tiny Teardrop Camper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/8W73/IEX50ESU/FVM8W73IEX50ESU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/8W73/IEX50ESU/FVM8W73IEX50ESU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVM/8W73/IEX50ESU/FVM8W73IEX50ESU.SMALL.jpg GeorgianBay Scott How to Steampunk a Tiny Camper?This Instructable includes an introduction, suggested materials list, a few instructions and suggestions and pictures of my steampunked trailer project. Since my re-purposed materials will likely be different than what others may have available, the instructable serves...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 07:06:40 PDT
Steam punk flying Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-punk-flying-Drone/
Steam punk flying Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SMALL.jpg Multicopterdesign This is taken from some plans that I designed for a drone. I used Autocad Inventor to design this done. The idea was to create a drone that could be made in a typical home workshop environment. I didn't want to invest in a 3d printer, and didn't want to use a CNC machine to cut out the parts. It...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 06:57:15 PDT
Prop Motion Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Prop-Motion-Sensor/
Prop Motion Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/9UHZ/IEQY0JF2/FJG9UHZIEQY0JF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/9UHZ/IEQY0JF2/FJG9UHZIEQY0JF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/9UHZ/IEQY0JF2/FJG9UHZIEQY0JF2.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl I made this motion detector for the purpose of having a cheap, easy way to put my props on a timer. It's set for 5 seconds, but could be set for 4 minutes or 12 minutes.This requires some basic electrical knowledge. I have tried to keep it as simple as I can and believe any one can do this project. ...
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 20:12:36 PDT
Awesome Custom Cases (From $20 - $2000) http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesomely-Customized-Cases-From-20-2000/
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 04:24:03 PDT
The Christmas Box II http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Christmas-Box-II/
The Christmas Box II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9N33/IE42QFCG/FPY9N33IE42QFCG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9N33/IE42QFCG/FPY9N33IE42QFCG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/9N33/IE42QFCG/FPY9N33IE42QFCG.SMALL.jpg Never boring Never bored Hi all! D here. I've found a lot of good stuff on instructables and I thought it was time to give a bit back. This is my first kinda sorta instructable so please bear with me. It isn't as much an exact how to, but more of a walkthrough, along with why I did it in the first place. Here goes.....
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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/
Steampunk ESP8266 Internet connected Clock using the Arduino IDE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/A18F/IE17YVKT/FJYA18FIE17YVKT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/A18F/IE17YVKT/FJYA18FIE17YVKT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/A18F/IE17YVKT/FJYA18FIE17YVKT.SMALL.jpg Kev_MacD What to you get when a NeoPixel ring, an inexpensive Arduino Wifi board, and a laser cutter walk into a Steam Punk Saloon?A fashionable Steampunk designed Internet connected Clock using the ESP8266 chip and the Arduino IDE of course!Here is an evening or easy weekend project to get familiar with the...
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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/
Steampunk Wedding Place Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/5NG7/IDZSGCT2/FPA5NG7IDZSGCT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/5NG7/IDZSGCT2/FPA5NG7IDZSGCT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/5NG7/IDZSGCT2/FPA5NG7IDZSGCT2.SMALL.jpg SNLouise Here is a great idea for place cards for an upcoming wedding. While these place cards are made in a steampunk theme, they could be adapted for almost any wedding Cut the background of the Place Card Start by cutting out the backing of the place card.These place cards have two pieces of backing to...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:59:34 PDT
Steampunk Save the Dates http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Save-the-Dates/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:25:01 PDT
Steampunk Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Speakers/
Steampunk Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/X07N/ID7UXMWZ/FO0X07NID7UXMWZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/X07N/ID7UXMWZ/FO0X07NID7UXMWZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/X07N/ID7UXMWZ/FO0X07NID7UXMWZ.SMALL.jpg Mark W Chase I wanted a pair of steampunk speakers as part of my ongoing project to steampunk-up my home office. Here are the steampunk speakers I ended up creating, which are mounted on the hutch above my desk.Do you like them? Well, you can have them! You just need to build them for yourself, and here's how. ...
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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/
STEAMPUNK R2-D2 Astromech - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4XTR/ICZ4SB09/FGE4XTRICZ4SB09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4XTR/ICZ4SB09/FGE4XTRICZ4SB09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/4XTR/ICZ4SB09/FGE4XTRICZ4SB09.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist My dear followers, dear Steampunkers and makers around the globeSince my childhood, and that’s quiet long ago, I love the small Astromech R2-D2 from the STARWARS movies. I think there are not many robots which are so popular like this cute little droid, and all the small and “big” children love R2-D...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 05:18:08 PDT
Homemade Steampunk Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Steampunk-Keyboard/
Homemade Steampunk Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3R9C/ID02GL8O/F133R9CID02GL8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3R9C/ID02GL8O/F133R9CID02GL8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F13/3R9C/ID02GL8O/F133R9CID02GL8O.SMALL.jpg michaelS135 This is my first instructable and first ever steampunk project. All in all I think it came out fairly well and I learned a lot that I would like to share with the community that inspired me to do this. Prepping the keyboard I first removed all the keys using the key puller that came with the key...
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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/
A Steampunk Brass Tube Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/GIRX/IC37DPDI/F7OGIRXIC37DPDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/GIRX/IC37DPDI/F7OGIRXIC37DPDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/GIRX/IC37DPDI/F7OGIRXIC37DPDI.SMALL.jpg Leander Lavendel Hi all,today i have a new Project. A Change from a German Radio Kit called - Franzis UKW Radio Deluxe.This Kit is with a Tube like the old Tube Radios. The Tube makes the sound softer and more melodious.I used the complete electronics and the Tube. A measuring instrument I built self in addition. It...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:59:47 PDT
Lawn Mower Fuel Tank Speaker Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Lawn-Mower-Fuel-Tank-Speaker-Box/
Lawn Mower Fuel Tank Speaker Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/80OL/IBGCCV0C/F7X80OLIBGCCV0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/80OL/IBGCCV0C/F7X80OLIBGCCV0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/80OL/IBGCCV0C/F7X80OLIBGCCV0C.SMALL.jpg Cog Industries I wanted an extension speaker I could use with my phone, laptop or MP3. I didn’t need Bluetooth connectivity, which made the project simpler. Most of the cheap speakers have really poor sound and I wanted a bit more sound quality whilst adding something a bit more interesting to our kitchen worktop...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 13:57:13 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
LED Steampunk lamp using old light bulbs http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Steampunk-lamp-using-old-light-bulbs/
LED Steampunk lamp using old light bulbs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/3HO8/IAQMCPZL/FUJ3HO8IAQMCPZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/3HO8/IAQMCPZL/FUJ3HO8IAQMCPZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/3HO8/IAQMCPZL/FUJ3HO8IAQMCPZL.SMALL.jpg Electrospark In this instructable I am going to show you how to make an LED Steampunk lamp using old light bulbs.I wanted to make a Steampunk lamp out of old light bulbs for a long time but I was always busy with other projects. Recently I finally got to it by making an instructable on how to open a light bulb w...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:20:22 PDT
Room Temperature Gauge with a servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Room-Temperature-Gauge-with-a-servo/
Room Temperature Gauge with a servo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/RYSL/I8FQVU8C/F26RYSLI8FQVU8C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/RYSL/I8FQVU8C/F26RYSLI8FQVU8C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/RYSL/I8FQVU8C/F26RYSLI8FQVU8C.SMALL.jpg indestructable A very easy electronic and mechanical project to do is to create a "steampunk" style of temperature gauge from a microservo motor. This project was made to monitor a narrow range of room temperatures, from 66 degrees F to 78 degrees F. It is very easy to extend this temperature range for your own ne...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:20:26 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