Instructables: exploring - technology - aluminum http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:41:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Diffuse Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Diffuse-Objects/
Diffuse Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/7W0C/IOEM0AKL/FPI7W0CIOEM0AKL.SMALL.jpg mfranck This is a project that combines digital video with digitally fabricated objects to create luminous, dynamic relief surfaces. It is an extension of a computational and organic aesthetic that I have developed over the last few years of making video work, rendered in the flesh. But rather than becoming...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 10:24:36 PDT
Love Letters to a Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Love-Letters-to-a-Machine/
Love Letters to a Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/6MG8/IOEM0AG0/F146MG8IOEM0AG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/6MG8/IOEM0AG0/F146MG8IOEM0AG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F14/6MG8/IOEM0AG0/F146MG8IOEM0AG0.SMALL.jpg katehartman I frequently think about the projects that I make as love letters. For me, the process of taking the time and attention to really try to better understand someone or something and to pack it up in the form of an object, a process... Well that packet, that unit of presentation becomes something akin ...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 02:50:28 PDT
Build basic frame for mini pilot plant or CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Basic-Frame-for-Mini-Pilot-Plant-or-CNC/
Build basic frame for mini pilot plant or CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/CB8M/INUUZEDU/FXUCB8MINUUZEDU.SMALL.jpg Absolutelyautomation PILOT PLANTS* Este proyecto tambien esta disponible en Español haciendo clic aquiThe vast majority of pilot plants are experimental, this means they could be moved, some of their parts could be changed or modified, or being part of an educative kit and must be disassembled, stored or transported eas...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 21:21:13 PDT
Millow: 3D Milling a T-spline Body With Inventor HSM and Haas CNC Mill http://www.instructables.com/id/Millow-3D-Milling-a-T-spline-Body-With-Inventor-HS/
Millow: 3D Milling a T-spline Body With Inventor HSM and Haas CNC Mill - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/JEMZ/IMTGG3ZO/FR5JEMZIMTGG3ZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/JEMZ/IMTGG3ZO/FR5JEMZIMTGG3ZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/JEMZ/IMTGG3ZO/FR5JEMZIMTGG3ZO.SMALL.jpg tinkertinker I made this project to practice working with the following skills:Using T-splines in InventorCreating toolpaths in Inventor HSM CAM3D Milling on the Haas CNC MillThis Instructable is written assuming you have basic knowledge of the tools being used, and that you are seeking to expand your skills the...
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Sat, 9 Apr 2016 18:38:54 PDT
Double Laboratory Power Supply Reusing Old Recorders http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Laboratory-Power-Supply-Reusing-Old-Recorde/
Double Laboratory Power Supply Reusing Old Recorders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/OPC9/IKFQ1GWC/F3NOPC9IKFQ1GWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/OPC9/IKFQ1GWC/F3NOPC9IKFQ1GWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/OPC9/IKFQ1GWC/F3NOPC9IKFQ1GWC.SMALL.jpg Francisco Javier Ruiz Racero I am a telecommunications engineering student, and i needed a power supply for prove the circuits i have to mount for practices. I didn't like going to university every time i had to do a test. Then, i found at home two old recorders and i thought to recycle it for to do a power supply!The power sup...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:05:32 PST
Twitchy Robot Legs With an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitchy-Robot-Legs-With-an-Arduino/
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:49:18 PST
How to make a table-non-table http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Table-non-table/
How to make a table-non-table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/S7T5/IJOMQNL8/FHDS7T5IJOMQNL8.SMALL.jpg EverydayDesignStudio The table-non-table (or TNT) is a slowly moving stack of paper supported by a motorized aluminum chassis. The paper is common stock (similar to photocopy paper). There are close to 1000 stacked sheets of paper per table-non-table, which rest on the chassis about one half-inch from the floor. The mov...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:32:37 PST
Machine Inscriptions http://www.instructables.com/id/Machine-Inscriptions/
Machine Inscriptions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/PA6J/IICCX1RZ/F9MPA6JIICCX1RZ.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Typically, CNC programmed toolpathing is aimed at removing material in the quickest or most efficient manner - aspects which are essential when trying to streamline workflow and produce parts for production. CNC machining also allows for extremely high levels of finish - on a range of complicated pa...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 16:58:06 PST
Reach farther! With the Hook and Pull http://www.instructables.com/id/Reach-Farther-With-the-Hook-and-Pull/
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 08:01:35 PST
The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Laptop! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Raspberry-Pi-Laptop/
The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Laptop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SMALL.jpg Andrew_48 I have been searching and looking around the varius raspberry pi laptops for quite some time now, almost 1 year! And I wanted to make my own! So here it is! I hope you guys like it! Ok lets begin!This raspberry pi laptop is made out of aluminum sheets. You dont need any special tools to make it work...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:08:49 PST
Arduino Claw Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Claw-Machine/
Arduino Claw Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/LNGT/IHQ5YPLN/F0VLNGTIHQ5YPLN.SMALL.jpg rbates4 WHAT?Machine is about 1:4 scale, perfect for candy and other small toys/prizes. Footprint is ~20x26x19 inches, made from aluminum extrusion, custom laser cut acrylic/wood, stepper motors (Nema17) and an Arduino Mega. Stepper motors move the gantry and a servo motor controls the claw (giving the claw...
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 10:07:24 PST
Brushed Aluminum Smartphone Skin! http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushed-Aluminum-Smartphone-Skin/
Brushed Aluminum Smartphone Skin! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/8NWW/IGV8S1B8/F618NWWIGV8S1B8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/8NWW/IGV8S1B8/F618NWWIGV8S1B8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/8NWW/IGV8S1B8/F618NWWIGV8S1B8.SMALL.jpg TechFrags Customization of smartphones is a big thing nowadays, but if you buy your skin at a retailer like DBrand or Slickwraps, there is not much customization to do. You are just joining the squad of the techies and you are not creating a piece of art you build yourself. In this tutorial I will show you ho...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:09:14 PST
Farma: a home bioreactor for pharmaceutical drugs http://www.instructables.com/id/Farma-an-at-home-bioreactor-for-pharmaceutical-dru/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 21:34:38 PST
Bad Data: Waterjet Etching Datasets http://www.instructables.com/id/Bad-Data-Waterjet-Etching-Datasets/
Bad Data: Waterjet Etching Datasets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/BHLJ/IGTY8KJQ/F2MBHLJIGTY8KJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/BHLJ/IGTY8KJQ/F2MBHLJIGTY8KJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/BHLJ/IGTY8KJQ/F2MBHLJIGTY8KJQ.SMALL.jpg scottkildall “Bad Data” is a series of twelve data-visualizations, which I etched onto aluminum honeycomb panels using a high-pressure water-jet machine. They take the form of static objects, which collapse time into a single viewable space, emphasizing the ruptured surface of the material itself. The full proje...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:21:32 PST
How to fix HP Pavilion dv7-6000 Series Cover / Hinges / Cables http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-HP-Pavilion-dv7-6000-Series-Cover-Hinge/
How to fix HP Pavilion dv7-6000 Series Cover / Hinges / Cables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/9KRT/IEVUSO7O/FBQ9KRTIEVUSO7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/9KRT/IEVUSO7O/FBQ9KRTIEVUSO7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBQ/9KRT/IEVUSO7O/FBQ9KRTIEVUSO7O.SMALL.jpg GodmanGen Hello everybody! GodmanGen here and this Instructable is about my little story as an owner of a Pavilion HP DV7 Laptop. It all started back when I was looking for the ideal laptop... As a PC user previously I had the need of something powerful with huge screen, bright colors, nice look, heat resista...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 14:11:08 PDT
PPOV http://www.instructables.com/id/PPOV/
PPOV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/IZRB/IEJSMMTV/FAFIZRBIEJSMMTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/IZRB/IEJSMMTV/FAFIZRBIEJSMMTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/IZRB/IEJSMMTV/FAFIZRBIEJSMMTV.SMALL.jpg SF Media Labs While there is ample Feminist art addressing domestic anxiety, I felt like a male perspective was underrepresented. Aiming to rectify this, I made PPOV – a tongue-in-cheek wearable device for examining my home life from the perspective of my phallus. While the phallus is often associated with power ...
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Mon, 14 Sep 2015 11:50:36 PDT
Breakfast Heroes http://www.instructables.com/id/Breakfast-Heroes/
Breakfast Heroes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1L/KXC2/IEB7Y3PQ/F1LKXC2IEB7Y3PQ.SMALL.jpg othermachine Here at Other Machine Co., we love breakfast just as much as everyone else. We’ve decided to share our love in miniature form with long-lasting materials: the Mid-Century Modern Morning Meal, if you will. The Breakfast Heroes series is made on the Othermill and consists of a wooden piece of toast wi...
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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 09:37:35 PDT
Custom Aluminum and Brass Rings http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Aluminum-and-Brass-Rings/
Custom Aluminum and Brass Rings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/P78F/IDK2MP29/FMEP78FIDK2MP29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/P78F/IDK2MP29/FMEP78FIDK2MP29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/P78F/IDK2MP29/FMEP78FIDK2MP29.SMALL.jpg othermachine Hi folks! My name is Owen Smithyman, and I'm a content developer at Other Machine Co. I just got married three weeks ago, and to mark the occasion and what it represents, I now wear a gold ring on my finger. I did not make this ring on the Othermill, but it inspired me to try milling rings myself, s...
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:00:34 PDT
Heat-Variable Fan Controller with Custom Aluminum Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Heat-Variable-Fan-Controller-with-Custom-Aluminum-/
Heat-Variable Fan Controller with Custom Aluminum Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/Q8B3/IAY1PBD5/FYAQ8B3IAY1PBD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/Q8B3/IAY1PBD5/FYAQ8B3IAY1PBD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/Q8B3/IAY1PBD5/FYAQ8B3IAY1PBD5.SMALL.jpg mkomkom This project is to design a variable, heat sensitive fan controller with a presentable enclosure for a home entertainment system. If you are like me and have your home entertainment system tucked away in an enclosed space, you likely have an issue with heat and need a practical way to dissipate the...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:27:19 PDT
Etching Aluminum With a Waterjet http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-Aluminum-With-a-Waterjet/
Etching Aluminum With a Waterjet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/KT31/IAQMF532/FZ5KT31IAQMF532.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/KT31/IAQMF532/FZ5KT31IAQMF532.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/KT31/IAQMF532/FZ5KT31IAQMF532.SMALL.jpg pdelorey The OMAX Waterjet at Pier 9 is capable of cutting through several inches of just about any material you can imagine at a high level of precision. But it's also capable of generating remarkable effects by etching various materials as opposed to cutting through them. In particular, metals and stones p...
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:27:55 PDT
Phone GPS repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Galaxy-S4-GPS-repair/
Phone GPS repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/IYW6/IABOSELM/F3SIYW6IABOSELM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/IYW6/IABOSELM/F3SIYW6IABOSELM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/IYW6/IABOSELM/F3SIYW6IABOSELM.SMALL.jpg bobyong808 Trouble navigating with google maps?Unable to determine your location using GPS?If you suffer from poor GPS signal, prolonged time for fixing satellites, or GPS plain not working at all, your phone might benefit from this repair.In this instructable, I will be using the Galaxy S4 as an example. This...
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Sun, 31 May 2015 11:48:51 PDT
DIY Door Alarm http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Door-Alarm/
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:25:32 PDT
Heated 3d Printer Enlosure , Reprap, Prusa,I3, Makerbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-3d-Printer-Enlosure/
Heated 3d Printer Enlosure , Reprap, Prusa,I3, Makerbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK0/8GY6/I99R3ETS/FK08GY6I99R3ETS.SMALL.jpg stefanied I tried ABS printing which was part failure as when it cooled some layers split and some warp-age, after research i learnt that i needed a heated enclosure so the filament cooled gradually and also needed to prevent draft, so all parts cooled evenly, I can now get this box up to around 50c which is ...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 17:15:46 PDT
Through-Glass Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Through-Glass-Doorbell/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:52:29 PDT
Foam RC Plane Building Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-RC-Plane-Building-Guide/
Foam RC Plane Building Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala **All of my RC and robotics projects can be found here: https://projectinkerer.wordpress.com/**At this project's inception, I was inspired to design and build an inexpensive RC plane that I could fly for enjoyment and perhaps in the future stick a camera on. As an aspiring engineer, the idea of buil...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 20:27:33 PDT
6WD robot with aluminum chassis http://www.instructables.com/id/6WD-robot-with-aluminum-chassis/
6WD robot with aluminum chassis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAS/LH3Y/I88LO2RX/FASLH3YI88LO2RX.SMALL.jpg vmmv The aim of this instructable is to build a basic, little and mobil robot, simple but resistant, able to move easily through many surfaces with precision.After many experiences, I'm in a point where I think I have achieved great results and that's why I'm posting this instructable. The robot is a res...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 09:03:20 PDT
Mechanical Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-Pi/
Mechanical Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Z/MG9E/I6EXJP48/F4ZMG9EI6EXJP48.SMALL.jpg FlorianB As part of the semester topic „Techno Legacy“ David and I decided to focus on pocket calculators.These devices become more and more irrelevant due to the universal integration of their functionality into major digital devices, primarily smartphones. While doing some research on calculators and mathe...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 05:00:17 PST
Experiments with Magnets, Cans and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiments-with-Magnets-Cans-and-More/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:07:32 PST
CNC Bottle Opener http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Bottle-Opener/
CNC Bottle Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/E8Z8/I3GX9D2J/FKXE8Z8I3GX9D2J.SMALL.jpg TimG1 I made these bottle openers for the members of my Movember team. They were a thank you gift for growing their mustaches to rise awareness for men's health issues. They would make great gifts for anyone or just make one for yourself. Gather you materials - Get your tools Materials - 1/8" x 2" x 6-...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:23:46 PST
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Model-to-Mill-using-HSM-to-get-your-design-fr/
From Model to Mill (using HSM to get your design from the computer to the machine bed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/M0CQ/I1C3WRD5/FC1M0CQI1C3WRD5.SMALL.jpg PATHfab Many of you reading this probably have access to and experience with some sort of 3D design software whether it’s professional or free. Out of those people, there are probably fewer who happen to have access to some sort of CNC machine (a ShopBot or other CNC router or mill). Of those, I’d be willi...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:17:06 PDT
Aluminum sport X copter frame design for strength, lightwieght, and easy. http://www.instructables.com/id/Aluminum-sport-X-copter-frame-design-for-strength-/
Aluminum sport X copter frame design for strength, lightwieght, and easy. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/I8NO/I0ENKR8D/FJNI8NOI0ENKR8D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/I8NO/I0ENKR8D/FJNI8NOI0ENKR8D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/I8NO/I0ENKR8D/FJNI8NOI0ENKR8D.SMALL.jpg chrisayad This all-Aluminum X copter is strong, light, and easiest to repair of all the frames. Because the pieces are made of flat aluminum, even if you crash it really hard, it just gets bent, you can flatten it back out with a hammer. It reduces waste because you are not replacing major parts every time yo...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:09:37 PDT
Ebike Upgrades: Thicker Hub Motor Wire and Cooling Mods http://www.instructables.com/id/Ebike-Upgrades-Thicker-Hub-Motor-Wire-and-Cooling-/
Ebike Upgrades: Thicker Hub Motor Wire and Cooling Mods - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/HNOU/HZB3L2BZ/FU1HNOUHZB3L2BZ.SMALL.jpg GlytchTech So I modded my ebike motor today. My original plan was to just run thicker gauge copper wire instead of the crappy aluminum wire that came with the motor and drill cooling holes in the motor casing....I got a little more than I bargained for. The hall effect sensors ended up failing irreparably. Luc...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 05:49:13 PDT
RC truck camera mount http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-truck-camera-mount/
RC truck camera mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/SCQ8/HYE5SR8Q/F8TSCQ8HYE5SR8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/SCQ8/HYE5SR8Q/F8TSCQ8HYE5SR8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8T/SCQ8/HYE5SR8Q/F8TSCQ8HYE5SR8Q.SMALL.jpg Chrizzle13 In this instructable I will show you how to make a camera mount that is easy to make and is compatable with all rc cars and trucks. Materials and Tools needed Materials The price next to the material is the price that I paid at the Home Depot so prices may vary depending where you shopAluminum...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 18:42:06 PDT
Easy DIY Battery Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Battery-Holder/
Easy DIY Battery Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/80Y3/HWOY46ZK/FRX80Y3HWOY46ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/80Y3/HWOY46ZK/FRX80Y3HWOY46ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRX/80Y3/HWOY46ZK/FRX80Y3HWOY46ZK.SMALL.jpg diyboy1 This is an easy battery holder I made out of scrap parts. It can hold 1, 2, or 3 AA size batteries and could easily be made bigger to hold more or bigger batteries. Parts needed 1: Any plastic tube that will fit your batteries snugly inside2: Plastic bottle cap that is bigger than the end of the ...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 22:47:43 PDT
Etching Anodized Aluminum http://www.instructables.com/id/Etching-drawings-into-anodized-aluminum/
Etching Anodized Aluminum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/JT1K/HW7Q9KEH/FVWJT1KHW7Q9KEH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/JT1K/HW7Q9KEH/FVWJT1KHW7Q9KEH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/JT1K/HW7Q9KEH/FVWJT1KHW7Q9KEH.SMALL.jpg irisgottlieb Creating aluminum etchings can result in beautiful delicate drawings on metal. When etched, the black surface of the anodized metal reveals the naturally bright white aluminum underneath, with the ability to create super fine light lines on dark background. Materials - Anodized aluminum. I used...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 12:17:58 PDT
Robotic Camera Dolly System http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Camera-Dolly-System/
Robotic Camera Dolly System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/OPO8/HRTKJ49B/FYWOPO8HRTKJ49B.SMALL.jpg randofo Recently I received the opportunity to try out Servo City's Actobotics build system. While I could have used it to build a great many things, I ultimately decided to make a programmable camera dolly system. This device allows me to create time lapse films with complex movements as well as prog...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:45:03 PDT
Vector etch anodized aluminum http://www.instructables.com/id/Vector-etch-anodized-aluminum/
Vector etch anodized aluminum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ALQ/HSVH1DKO/FI43ALQHSVH1DKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ALQ/HSVH1DKO/FI43ALQHSVH1DKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/3ALQ/HSVH1DKO/FI43ALQHSVH1DKO.SMALL.jpg wavehawk42 This instructable goes over how I laser etched black anodized aluminum using vector graphics.   I made it at Techshop using their 60watt Epilog Helix CO2 laser.  Check them out at Techshop.ws, they have a lot of great machines there.  There are a lot of instructables showing the steps to etch anodi...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:45:39 PDT
How to powder coat an aluminum landing gear for a radio control aircraft. I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-powder-coat-an-aluminum-landing-gear-for-a-/
How to powder coat an aluminum landing gear for a radio control aircraft. I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/AA77/HQVLBCPT/FQJAA77HQVLBCPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/AA77/HQVLBCPT/FQJAA77HQVLBCPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/AA77/HQVLBCPT/FQJAA77HQVLBCPT.SMALL.jpg misailor28 This instructable will cover how to powder coat a generic aluminum landing gear that many radio control airplanes come with.  I did this to make the plane look a little better then the normal bare aluminum look that most planes have.  I did the powder coating at TechShop Detroit, in Allen Park, MI. ...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 18:34:19 PST
Epilog Laser etched clock with photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-etched-clock-with-photo/
Epilog Laser etched clock with photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/TD4N/HM8DDEEW/FKVTD4NHM8DDEEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/TD4N/HM8DDEEW/FKVTD4NHM8DDEEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/TD4N/HM8DDEEW/FKVTD4NHM8DDEEW.SMALL.jpg Waldo120 So, my wife insists on having a clock in every room, and always complains that there aren't enough pictures of her and our son around. So I thought, what better gift for her then a clock with a photo of her and our son on it? In addition I positioned the hour numbers closer to the hour hand and add...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 22:33:01 PDT
Light Ring on Underwater Robot -- Part 2 (CNC Mill) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ring-on-Underwater-Robot-Part-2-CNC-Mill/
Light Ring on Underwater Robot -- Part 2 (CNC Mill) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/KK0G/HLFUZE8W/FIWKK0GHLFUZE8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/KK0G/HLFUZE8W/FIWKK0GHLFUZE8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/KK0G/HLFUZE8W/FIWKK0GHLFUZE8W.SMALL.jpg pycepidu Hi. In this instructable, we are making a light ring. It's a part that goes on the front of an underwater robot (Picture 2). You can read up more on the context in Part 1 of the instructable, but here's the short version: our research robot's current lighting system has some issues, so this redesig...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:40:25 PDT
CNC Drip Coffee Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Drip-Coffee-Stand/
CNC Drip Coffee Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/HIGX/HLA1V2NG/FK5HIGXHLA1V2NG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/HIGX/HLA1V2NG/FK5HIGXHLA1V2NG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/HIGX/HLA1V2NG/FK5HIGXHLA1V2NG.SMALL.jpg indraastra This is a drip coffee stand I made using a Shopbot CNC Router. It was made specifically for a Hario V60 Ceramic Dripper, but should be easily customizable for any other dripper. The overall form is very a simple twist (literally) on other drip stands like this one, but I specifically wanted to meet...
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Sun, 8 Sep 2013 21:11:39 PDT
Light Ring on Underwater Robot -- Part 1 (Lathe) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Ring-on-Underwater-Robot-Part-1-Lathe/
Light Ring on Underwater Robot -- Part 1 (Lathe) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/TA4G/HL946R3T/F8VTA4GHL946R3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/TA4G/HL946R3T/F8VTA4GHL946R3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/TA4G/HL946R3T/F8VTA4GHL946R3T.SMALL.jpg pycepidu Hi. For my engineering job, I had the opportunity to work on an underwater robot -- for science! (Picture 2) One of my first tasks was to redesign the light ring on the front of the vehicle. It's dark under the ocean, and we need to be able to see. The old light ring is a potted vessel. Basically,...
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 09:13:58 PDT
Steampunk Piggy Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Piggy-Bank-1/
Steampunk Piggy Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/4OCJ/HJKBSVOC/F1Y4OCJHJKBSVOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/4OCJ/HJKBSVOC/F1Y4OCJHJKBSVOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/4OCJ/HJKBSVOC/F1Y4OCJHJKBSVOC.SMALL.jpg CadeW Hello everyone. This is my first shot at Steampunk. I am planning to create an instructable on how to make at a later date. If you have any comments or suggestions please feel free to express them! Enjoy!
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 13:54:57 PDT
Modular iPad stand using aluminum and an Erector set! http://www.instructables.com/id/Modular-iPad-stand-using-aluminum-and-an-Erector-s/
Modular iPad stand using aluminum and an Erector set! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/IJKR/HJKC1M4A/FU2IJKRHJKC1M4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/IJKR/HJKC1M4A/FU2IJKRHJKC1M4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/IJKR/HJKC1M4A/FU2IJKRHJKC1M4A.SMALL.jpg DirtMcGurt Do you have an iPad?  Was your favorite part of The Sandlot the crazy ball fetching contraption?  Read on... I don't know about you, but I HATE not having the right part when I'm in the middle of a project.  I was on my second trip to the hardware store last weekend trying to build this stand and i...
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 23:38:20 PDT
AIR-QUARIUM http://www.instructables.com/id/AIR-QUARIUM/
AIR-QUARIUM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O7YY/HJ39R5YP/FV5O7YYHJ39R5YP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O7YY/HJ39R5YP/FV5O7YYHJ39R5YP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/O7YY/HJ39R5YP/FV5O7YYHJ39R5YP.SMALL.jpg tsi1952    A water feature being out of my price range and always looking for an excuse to use my home built cnc I came up with this garden decorating idea.    First I came up with a simple fish design I created in sketchup mostly using the arc tool.I then converted the design to a DXF file using a free...
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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 11:07:41 PDT
Easy hydraulic Robotics! http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-hydraulic-Robotics/
Easy hydraulic Robotics! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/S9FP/HI3TYTTV/F47S9FPHI3TYTTV.SMALL.jpg benmurton There is a lot of small electronic robotics that use servos and stepper motors, but there are very little good, small hydraulic robotics happening. This arm using simple syringes in an effective way that is capable of lifting a fair amount of weight for its size. The materials required are: sy...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 21:38:12 PDT
How to Burn Palladium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Burn-Palladium/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 02:03:13 PDT
Arduino Cap-Sense Air Piano http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Cap-Sense-Air-Piano/
Arduino Cap-Sense Air Piano - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/X36V/HH2W5299/FMQX36VHH2W5299.SMALL.jpg vishalapr I recently got my shipment of 10 buzzers I ordered about a month ago, so as soon as I got them I was eager to make something fun with them, so I looked around a bit and searched for what to do with them, and by spending some time on www.arduino,cc and posting lots of questions on the forums, I figur...
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Sat, 25 May 2013 10:25:04 PDT
Magic elixir (LED lighting effect) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-elixir-LED-lighting-effect/
Magic elixir (LED lighting effect) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/UEEZ/HFPTJFUZ/FTPUEEZHFPTJFUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/UEEZ/HFPTJFUZ/FTPUEEZHFPTJFUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/UEEZ/HFPTJFUZ/FTPUEEZHFPTJFUZ.SMALL.jpg scvilies Safety first : The safety aspect of this DIY lighting idea is entirely relying upon the low output of the cell phone charger (or a pair of AA batteries). Under normal situations, the low output of cell phone charger (or a pair of AA batteries) will not hurt you. But please make sure read through the...
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Sat, 4 May 2013 09:03:42 PDT
Rum Bottle LED Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Rum-Bottle-LED-Lamp/
Rum Bottle LED Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/20YN/HEXSS2AF/FFK20YNHEXSS2AF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/20YN/HEXSS2AF/FFK20YNHEXSS2AF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/20YN/HEXSS2AF/FFK20YNHEXSS2AF.SMALL.jpg oroman2014 This color changing light is simple to make, fairly cheap and acts a perfect desk decoration to plug into your computer or wall! It's simplistic, yet beautiful with its multiple colors.  Materials 1 Rum bottle 12 LEDS:   - 1 white  - 1 blue  - 1 green  - 1 yellow  - 1 orange  - 1 pink  - 6 color ...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 19:44:17 PDT