Instructables: exploring - technology - big - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:35:39 PST BLOX v1.01 Making BIG lego Darth Vader http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-BIG-lego-Darth-Vader/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:50:53 PDT
Giant Two-Digit Countdown Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Two-Digit-Countdown-Clock/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 21:34:58 PDT
Affordable Keyboard Encoder and Divekick Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-Keyboard-Encoder-and-Divekick-Controlle/
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By: Ori Roundtree

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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:25:26 PST
Building a Model Rocket - Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Model-Rocket-Introduction/
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 22:59:05 PST
Incredible DIY iPhone Macro http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-DIY-iPhone-Macro/
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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 12:24:29 PDT
Giant Clicker Pen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Clicker-Pen/
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Mon, 7 May 2012 18:55:02 PDT
PixelLux- A 64 Pixel RGB LED Video Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/PixelLux-A-64-Pixel-RGB-LED-Video-Screen/
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Thu, 19 Apr 2012 07:18:01 PDT
iPhone/iPod touch Tripod mount! http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhoneiPod-touch-Tripod-mount/
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Sun, 6 Nov 2011 16:13:41 PST
Big 7-segment Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-7-segment-Digital-Clock/
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Sun, 12 Dec 2010 10:01:14 PST
How to make a Traffic Light Subwoofer. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Traffic-Light-Subwoofer/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2008 19:53:14 PDT
Autonomous, Wirelessly Controlled Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-wirelessly-controlled-hovercraft/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2007 11:57:50 PST