Instructables: exploring - technology - altoid http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:51:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Altoid's Smalls Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Smalls-Altoid-Flashlight/
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 02:45:47 PDT
Altoid Tin Quiet Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Tin-Quiet-Alarm/
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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 21:04:18 PST
No Soldering!!Cheap Burning Altoid Laser!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/No-SolderingCheap-Burning-Altoid-Laser/
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:03:09 PST
Make a pocket sized FM transmitter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-pocket-sized-FM-transmitter/
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 17:06:49 PST
Altoid Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Arduino/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/9PD2/HN829N1G/FY59PD2HN829N1G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/9PD2/HN829N1G/FY59PD2HN829N1G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY5/9PD2/HN829N1G/FY59PD2HN829N1G.SMALL.jpg diy_bloke Though the arduino fits in the popular Altoids tin (see here and here and here), I wanted to make one myself. I have seen an DIY Arduino for an Altoids tin on veroboard but that involved a lot of wires and I have seen a perfect example here. That last example by Christian Aschoff however would cost ...
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 12:57:56 PDT
How to make an Altoids tin charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Altoids-tin-charger/
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Wed, 18 Sep 2013 03:30:20 PDT
DIY Electronic Cigarette http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Electronic-Cigarette/
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 11:42:26 PDT
MAKE AN ALTOIDS SMALL USB LED TESTER/ FLASH DRIVE (with adjustable voltage) http://www.instructables.com/id/MAKE-AN-ALTOIDS-SMALL-USB-LED-TESTER-FLASH-DRIVE-/
MAKE AN ALTOIDS SMALL USB LED TESTER/ FLASH DRIVE (with adjustable voltage) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1OJ5/HFD173P4/F8E1OJ5HFD173P4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1OJ5/HFD173P4/F8E1OJ5HFD173P4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/1OJ5/HFD173P4/F8E1OJ5HFD173P4.SMALL.jpg out-of-the-box I have always wanted to make something using an alotids small case but I could never figure out what until recently! This covers how to make a LED tester ( with voltage selection)/ flash drive. It uses usb as a power source (5 volts) and there are two options of voltage  ratings to choose from when ...
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 16:46:18 PDT
Tiny Altoid Tin Robot With Personality http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Altoid-Tin-Robot-With-Personality/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 12:25:45 PDT
Electrically Insulated Altoids Tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrically-Insulated-Altoids-Tin/
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 14:47:04 PDT
Duel portable breadboard PSU http://www.instructables.com/id/Duel-portable-breadboard-PSU/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 01:13:18 PDT
Pocket Sized Theatre - AKA Altoids Cinema http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Theatre-AKA-Altoids-Cinema/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I21C/H4AGJF9C/FA5I21CH4AGJF9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I21C/H4AGJF9C/FA5I21CH4AGJF9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/I21C/H4AGJF9C/FA5I21CH4AGJF9C.SMALL.jpg Engineerman I had a flip phone and I had an Altoids tin, So naturally I made a mini theatre!!  What i basically did was disassemble the phone and reassemble it to where it would fit nice and snug into the altoids tin, and then added some cosmetic furnishings.  Very cool little trinket and productive way to use ...
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 13:49:01 PDT
Make an Altoids Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Altoids-Flashlight/
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 13:18:06 PDT
Very Simple LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Simple-LED-Light/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/WPHS/GWVXGBNC/FJQWPHSGWVXGBNC.SMALL.jpg freeza36 to begin, this is for beginners. I myself am one. It is very simple. It is pretty much just a red LED and 2 AAA batteries. The batteries are inside a battery case. The battery case is on the bottom of the Altoids tin (not actually an Altoids tin, but something alot like it.) The LED sticks through a...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 16:11:01 PST
Pocket Altoids Tin Li-Ion Extreme Desk Fan! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Altoids-Tin-Li-Ion-Extreme-Desk-Fan/
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Sat, 19 Nov 2011 23:51:43 PST
Make a USB iPhone iPod Charger On The Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-USB-iPhone-iPod-Charger-On-The-Cheep/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:46:29 PDT
Altoid Ipod Speaker Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Ipod-Speaker-Case/
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Sun, 2 Oct 2011 14:42:06 PDT
The Muter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Muter/
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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 10:33:30 PDT
Portable Altoids Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Altoids-Speaker-System/
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Mon, 1 Mar 2010 17:19:28 PST
Altoid-Tin Fan? http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoid-Tin-Fan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/SJE1/FWYHW7YK/FUDSJE1FWYHW7YK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/SJE1/FWYHW7YK/FUDSJE1FWYHW7YK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/SJE1/FWYHW7YK/FUDSJE1FWYHW7YK.SMALL.jpg Jerm993 Yes, The title did say an Altoid-Tin Fan, or you could call it a pocket-sized anti-heatstroke air movement device, but ill stick with Altoid-Tin Fan.
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Thu, 16 Jul 2009 09:43:50 PDT
How to make a portable handy lie detector in Altoid tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-portable-handy-lie-detector-in-Altoid-tin/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2009 21:31:03 PST
Curiously Strong USB Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Curiously-Strong-USB-Mouse/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2009 17:11:04 PST
Altoids Pocket Super Solderless Breadboard Junior http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Pocket-Super-Solderless-Breadboard-Junior/
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 23:47:40 PST
Altoids Tin Earbud Case! http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Earbud-Case/
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Wed, 26 Nov 2008 14:13:06 PST
altoids light http://www.instructables.com/id/altoids-light/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2008 10:37:50 PDT
Saltoid: the Altoid Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/Saltoid-the-Altoid-Sander/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2008 15:40:02 PDT
Altoids can Flash Drive Safety Case. http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-can-Flash-Drive-Safety-Case./
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Mon, 11 Feb 2008 19:07:53 PST
9v Altoid USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/9v-Altoid-USB-Charger/
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Sat, 12 Jan 2008 15:40:37 PST
Handy Altoids Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Camping-Kit/
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Wed, 31 Oct 2007 12:31:31 PDT
Eggcellent Night Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Eggcellent-Night-Light!/
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By: momo!

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Fri, 18 May 2007 20:09:54 PDT
Altoids Tin Wallet http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-Tin-Wallet/
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By: merlin1974

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Fri, 27 Apr 2007 17:11:25 PDT
Altoids ROMP(Random Oscillating Magnetnetic Pendulum) http://www.instructables.com/id/Altoids-ROMPRandom-Oscillating-Magnetnetic-Pendul/
Altoids ROMP(Random Oscillating Magnetnetic Pendulum) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/6K3D/K17ERXPLXYW/FZR6K3DK17ERXPLXYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/6K3D/K17ERXPLXYW/FZR6K3DK17ERXPLXYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/6K3D/K17ERXPLXYW/FZR6K3DK17ERXPLXYW.SMALL.jpg Stormed That's right, ALTOIDS. You can even smell it a bit! Everything is portable and can be fitted into a tiny package when you're done playing with yourself _. Then, after playing with the ROMP, you'll get a little toy that you can place in your pocket(well, if they are large enough, it's not THAT small)...
By: Stormed

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Sun, 10 Sep 2006 16:20:05 PDT
Make Your Own Shuriken Throwing Stars Our of Paper, CD's, Wood, and Super Sharp Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Shuriken-Throwing-Stars-Our-of-Paper/
Make Your Own Shuriken Throwing Stars Our of Paper, CD's, Wood, and Super Sharp Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/H99L/623ERIE21NP/FMOH99L623ERIE21NP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/H99L/623ERIE21NP/FMOH99L623ERIE21NP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMO/H99L/623ERIE21NP/FMOH99L623ERIE21NP.SMALL.jpg tinglystix One day as I was watching some uber-cheesy kung-fu movie, I had a thought: Wouldn't it be cool if I had some dangerously pointy, throwy things? Which lead me to googling for how to make my own stars. What turned up was a page on how to make simple paper throwing stars. (I'll show you how to make...
By: tinglystix

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Sat, 2 Sep 2006 14:33:29 PDT