Instructables: exploring - technology - boost http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:31:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 From Old Motors Into Signal Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Old-Motors-Into-Signal-Booster/
From Old Motors Into Signal Booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YJAW/IQFFBZBL/FIXYJAWIQFFBZBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YJAW/IQFFBZBL/FIXYJAWIQFFBZBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/YJAW/IQFFBZBL/FIXYJAWIQFFBZBL.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Do you have old dc motors / any motors? don't throw them! lets recycle it! Lets make a signal booster!! For:PhoneSmartphonesModemWifi& anythingSimple to make, Super signal booster, easy to use and carry, light and thin, And many more.Suitable for use when an adventure, because the signal will weaken...
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 08:44:49 PDT
BYOC Overdrive II Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/BYOC-Overdrive-II/
BYOC Overdrive II Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/BT69/IQ41Y4YF/F7FBT69IQ41Y4YF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/BT69/IQ41Y4YF/F7FBT69IQ41Y4YF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/BT69/IQ41Y4YF/F7FBT69IQ41Y4YF.SMALL.jpg alexbergsland This is just my documentation of building the BYOC Overdrive II to TS808 specs.This is not an instruction on how to make the pedal, there is a manual downloadable from BYOC for that. The kit I ordered the kit with some sort of polishing sponge.The kit comes with some extras that differ from the o...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:01:31 PDT
3D Printed Home Decor - Plant Boosters/Risers http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Home-Decor-Plant-BoostersRisers/
3D Printed Home Decor - Plant Boosters/Risers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/0YDV/IPJZN5TS/FX70YDVIPJZN5TS.SMALL.jpg fozzy13 Since moving into my new apartment I've been doing quite a bit of adulting for a college student, and thought that keeping something alive would be a good adult thing to add to my list of accomplishments. I went out and purchased some plants that the attendant at the plant store told me were easy to...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:48:21 PDT
Test Mini Booster 1.5v a 5.5v http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Mini-Booster-15v-a-55v/
Test Mini Booster 1.5v a 5.5v - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ZM61/IPBF1XYE/FHJZM61IPBF1XYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ZM61/IPBF1XYE/FHJZM61IPBF1XYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/ZM61/IPBF1XYE/FHJZM61IPBF1XYE.SMALL.jpg Jhon_Control In the market sold a small boosters that convert the voltage of 1.5V alkaline 5.5v in this case, is a small elevator, you could say that is the commercial version of joule thief, although the current is minimal interesting applications will be made with this little device.More information on this pr...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 08:30:36 PDT
MPPT for Solar PV Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/MPPT-for-Solar-PV-Panel/
MPPT for Solar PV Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/0UUN/IOA9MZ4F/FCF0UUNIOA9MZ4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/0UUN/IOA9MZ4F/FCF0UUNIOA9MZ4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/0UUN/IOA9MZ4F/FCF0UUNIOA9MZ4F.SMALL.jpg Anmol Saxena Maximum Power Point Tracking (or MPPT) for solar PV panel is a vast subject of interest for many researchers out there.The reason being that maximum efficiency of any solar PV Panel is 25.89%Optimisation Techniques like Perturb and Observe, Ant Colony Optimisation, etc are being explored in order to...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 09:43:11 PDT
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Boost-Converter-How-to-Step-Up-DC-Voltage-Effi/
DIY Boost Converter || How to Step Up DC Voltage Efficiently - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/3CAG/IO7GUCI1/F7T3CAGIO7GUCI1.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab In this project I will show you an efficient and common way how to step up DC voltages. I will also demonstrate how easy it can be to build a boost converter with the help of an ATtiny85. Let's get started! Watch the video! The video gives you all the information you need to create your own boost...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:51:22 PDT
Ultrasonic Obstacle-avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultrasonic-Obstacle-avoiding-Robot/
Ultrasonic Obstacle-avoiding Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YCTR/INEW0A65/FZTYCTRINEW0A65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YCTR/INEW0A65/FZTYCTRINEW0A65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/YCTR/INEW0A65/FZTYCTRINEW0A65.SMALL.jpg pityukecske This is my attempt at designing and building an obstacle avoiding robot! RekaBot (named after a fairy (: ) can detect obstacles with an ultrasonic sensor that can move around with help from a servo. Based on the measurements she takes, the tracks are driven towards the direction with the biggest dis...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 16:29:42 PDT
How to boost your WiMAX/Broadband Signal http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweak-Your-Broadband-Modem-WiMAX/
How to boost your WiMAX/Broadband Signal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/FZE4/ILJQC80G/FBSFZE4ILJQC80G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/FZE4/ILJQC80G/FBSFZE4ILJQC80G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/FZE4/ILJQC80G/FBSFZE4ILJQC80G.SMALL.jpg RecarroJames This increased coverage and connectivity to your ISP. Unscrew and open your WiMAX modem Make a small hole in the rear panel for RP-SMA connectorSee instructional video here Products for external antenna project for WiMAX modem:2.5-2.7GHz 18 dBi WiMAX Outdoor Directional Panel AntennaU.FL Mini PC...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 23:12:50 PST
How to Boost Wi-Fi Signal Through Walls http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Boost-Wi-Fi-Signal-Through-Walls/
How to Boost Wi-Fi Signal Through Walls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/ULSC/IL2642CS/FG6ULSCIL2642CS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/ULSC/IL2642CS/FG6ULSCIL2642CS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/ULSC/IL2642CS/FG6ULSCIL2642CS.SMALL.jpg AdiMusic1 How to boost Wi-Fi signal through walls
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 18:47:33 PST
Powering something that requires a higher voltage than your battery can supply: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-2016-SUPER-NOOB-FRIENDLY-WAY-Powering-Somethin/
Powering something that requires a higher voltage than your battery can supply: THE 2016 SUPER NOOB FRIENDLY WAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/E9BX/IJKCNAYA/F57E9BXIJKCNAYA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/E9BX/IJKCNAYA/F57E9BXIJKCNAYA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/E9BX/IJKCNAYA/F57E9BXIJKCNAYA.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck The most popular battery voltage for lithium and lipo batteries used in battery packs for microprocessors and electronics projects is 3,7 volts. Microprocessors usually operate at 5 volts. Popular electronics often operate at 12 volts or higher. If you are now asking yourself something like: “Then h...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 10:14:24 PST
Automatic mailbox light http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Mailbox-Light/
Automatic mailbox light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/6MCP/IJEOTP4D/FR06MCPIJEOTP4D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/6MCP/IJEOTP4D/FR06MCPIJEOTP4D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/6MCP/IJEOTP4D/FR06MCPIJEOTP4D.SMALL.jpg nusnus I have been the last few days in transistor heaven. The mailman brought me tilt switches from China, so why not make some use of them!In the house I live, the mailboxes are in a quite dark place. I made this light so that it will illuminate the inside of the box, helping to see the mail in dark. The...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 07:05:21 PST
Rocket Propellant Characterization, C++ Excel Automation, Boost Property Tree and the TC Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocket-Propellant-Categorization-C-Excel-Automatio/
Rocket Propellant Characterization, C++ Excel Automation, Boost Property Tree and the TC Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/RU5C/I9LZDXLF/FNWRU5CI9LZDXLF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/RU5C/I9LZDXLF/FNWRU5CI9LZDXLF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNW/RU5C/I9LZDXLF/FNWRU5CI9LZDXLF.SMALL.jpg als_liahona Yes, all of that in one Instructable... Sort of. Covering the science and processes behind rocket propellant characterization would take more than one Instructable. And perhaps in the future I will release a few more Instructables showing the how-to of building a test stand, building rocket mo...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 07:02:59 PDT
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Bank-for-Smatphone-with-USB-DC-09V-to-5V/
DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/9UQA/I8BGNOH8/FQ49UQAI8BGNOH8.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Power Bank for Smatphone with USB DC 0.9V to 5V Voltage Step-up Boost Module and TP4056 1A Li-Ion battery Charging Module, Box toy, cells laptop 18650, and few time holiday, Do it very easy and nice work and cheap, You can try do it !!!!!!!More DIY External Power Bank Backup Battery for Smart P...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 01:36:45 PDT
Old trick to BOOST WIFI SIGNAL SPEED http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-trick-to-BOOST-WIFI-SIGNAL-SPEED/
Old trick to BOOST WIFI SIGNAL SPEED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E21O/I84H1E5D/F9EE21OI84H1E5D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E21O/I84H1E5D/F9EE21OI84H1E5D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/E21O/I84H1E5D/F9EE21OI84H1E5D.SMALL.jpg TrầnB There are many ways to boost wifi signal speed but I recommend this old trick because of it's materials: Cheap, recyclable and friendly with enviroment ! Don't waste your old things. Time to reuse something XD Preparation (1x) Coke can (recyclable materials)(1x) Wifi router(1x) Sci...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 18:48:52 PDT
Homemade Power Supply for Raspberry Pi with XL6009 DC-DC Boost Module http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Power-Supply-for-Raspberry-Pi-with-XL6009/
Homemade Power Supply for Raspberry Pi with XL6009 DC-DC Boost Module - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/2Y0G/I82VRR58/FMD2Y0GI82VRR58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/2Y0G/I82VRR58/FMD2Y0GI82VRR58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/2Y0G/I82VRR58/FMD2Y0GI82VRR58.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Power Supply for Raspberry Pi with XL6009 DC-DC Boost Step-up Boost Power Converter Module very cheap and Adjustable volt out,DSN6009 4A is a high-performance step-up switching current (BOOST) module. The module uses the second generation of high-frequency switching technology XL6009E1 co...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 06:50:40 PDT
How to Bass Boost Songs With Audacity http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Bass-Boost-Songs-With-Audacity/
How to Bass Boost Songs With Audacity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/SV9T/I6KN8PJY/F7BSV9TI6KN8PJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/SV9T/I6KN8PJY/F7BSV9TI6KN8PJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/SV9T/I6KN8PJY/F7BSV9TI6KN8PJY.SMALL.jpg ApexTV Here's a short and to the point tutorial teaching how to Bass Boost your songs with Audacity. To download Audacity for FREE you can go to the official Audacity website here - http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ You may want to Bass Boost your songs for many reasons, so here's a tutorial on how to do ju...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:52:06 PST
DIY breadboard power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-breadboard-power-supply/
DIY breadboard power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/3XQT/I2TQUWTF/FJ13XQTI2TQUWTF.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I´m making an 5v and 12v power supply for the Radioshack breadboard. his Parts The parts I used for this project is:* 5v to 12v step up* Wires* Small project box* 4 male pins* PCB* Breadboard* 4x battery holder / USB cable Make it fit My 5-12v step up did not fit in the box I ...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:11:54 PST
Speed Up Your PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Speed-Up-Your-PC/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 14:11:41 PST
Increasing solar cell efficiency http://www.instructables.com/id/Increasing-solar-cell-efficiency/
Increasing solar cell efficiency - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/XWWW/I0TV1B1N/FH5XWWWI0TV1B1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/XWWW/I0TV1B1N/FH5XWWWI0TV1B1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH5/XWWW/I0TV1B1N/FH5XWWWI0TV1B1N.SMALL.jpg chrisayad The purpose is not to buy extra stuff, to use recycled materials or lowest cost possible to get MORE POWER!NRG!!So this is an example of how much you can gain with a little cardboard and foil.Simple solar concentrator construction.Also, its foldable so you can have a lot of power that can be carried...
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 14:57:02 PDT
Light up a LED with one AA-battery (in a solar lamp) http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-up-a-LED-with-one-AA-battery-in-a-solar-lamp/
Light up a LED with one AA-battery (in a solar lamp) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/IH5X/HZGTF7U9/FSZIH5XHZGTF7U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/IH5X/HZGTF7U9/FSZIH5XHZGTF7U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/IH5X/HZGTF7U9/FSZIH5XHZGTF7U9.SMALL.jpg Tom_Toffi In my lastest project i want to build a little solar lamp. So i went to my local electronics distributor and want to buy i little solar cell. The solar cell has an output of 2V and the battery an maximum output of 1.2V, which is quite to low to drive any standard white LED. Sure there is an easy way...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:03:48 PDT
Guitar booster pedal (MPX-1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-booster-pedal-MPX-1/
Guitar booster pedal (MPX-1) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/DRKH/HZ88MPTJ/FH6DRKHHZ88MPTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/DRKH/HZ88MPTJ/FH6DRKHHZ88MPTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/DRKH/HZ88MPTJ/FH6DRKHHZ88MPTJ.SMALL.jpg Bastl3r Every guitar player desires it:The "perfect" sound!The components for it are:SOFT skill of the player mojo, soul, heart (name it the way you want, but essentially you can't buy it - You have to have it!)HARD the guitar (the wood, the strings,... - The Hardware) for electric guitars: The am...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 07:26:37 PDT
Arduino-based Switching Voltage Regulators http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-based-Switching-Voltage-Regulators/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:13:54 PDT
Coilgun http://www.instructables.com/id/Coil-Gun/
Coilgun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/BR15/HY7392YG/F62BR15HY7392YG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/BR15/HY7392YG/F62BR15HY7392YG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/BR15/HY7392YG/F62BR15HY7392YG.SMALL.jpg Djnix I came up with my own design so I'm not going to tell you how to do yours. I only ask that you cover any exposed wires to prevent electrical shock. The voltage is high enough to Hurt you badly. Materials PVC Charging circuitProjectileThyristor WiresTrigger switchHot glue400v capacitors (I used 82...
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:55:45 PDT
How to increse speaker volume on android smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-increse-speaker-volume-on-android-smartphon/
How to increse speaker volume on android smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/WPUZ/HXG6R3KB/F82WPUZHXG6R3KB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/WPUZ/HXG6R3KB/F82WPUZHXG6R3KB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/WPUZ/HXG6R3KB/F82WPUZHXG6R3KB.SMALL.jpg kresimir1993 Greetings, this is a quick turtorial on how to increase the volume of front-facing speakers on android smartphone.It is tested by me, and works on my Iocean x7 HD.Disclaimer: This worked on my smartphone, and it should work on yours too. But do not experimente because you could damage your speaker. ...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:10:49 PDT
Alu Foil Boost Your Smartphone Internet Speed By 100% http://www.instructables.com/id/Alu-Foil-Boost-Your-Smartphone-Internet-Speed-By-1/
Alu Foil Boost Your Smartphone Internet Speed By 100% - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6938/HX8HM9ZZ/FGB6938HX8HM9ZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6938/HX8HM9ZZ/FGB6938HX8HM9ZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/6938/HX8HM9ZZ/FGB6938HX8HM9ZZ.SMALL.jpg macobt By adding a small piece of foil to your smartphone,you will get internet boost by 100% on your 3g or 4g network.Join to American Hacker:http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=macobtMy blog:http://macoprojects.blogspot.comFacebook:https://www.facebook.com/pages/Maco-projects/460101797400...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 10:25:50 PDT
Boost Wifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Boost-Wifi/
Boost Wifi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/Z7GY/HVMQXQSQ/F1TZ7GYHVMQXQSQ.SMALL.jpg Justin_Bailey As you can see this is a wifi router antenna I've modded.so lets get started shall we!! First if you have an extra/old wifi router antenna I would recommended u use it for this project.mine I've scavenged from an old router I used to use till I decided to upgrade. First cut the silicone or p...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 17:21:54 PDT
Simple Wifi Booster http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Wifi-Booster/
Simple Wifi Booster - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/654X/HSQ4BEXJ/FO5654XHSQ4BEXJ.SMALL.jpg ajs450 What You Will Need You will need •super glue•old antenna ( 2 if you want )• 12 in. Long by 1 1/2 inch wide piece of wood•And a drill Now You're Ready To Construct Drill a hole in the center of the board big enough to tightly fit you're antenna.Now once the hole is drilled put you're super glu...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:06:27 PDT
How to Optimize Your Slow Windows Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Optimize-Your-Slow-Windows-Computer/
How to Optimize Your Slow Windows Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MLF5/HI3PALOB/F82MLF5HI3PALOB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MLF5/HI3PALOB/F82MLF5HI3PALOB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/MLF5/HI3PALOB/F82MLF5HI3PALOB.SMALL.jpg somegeek This tutorial will show you some ways to optimize the performance of your Windows computer, especially if it is running very slowly. We all know how frustrating it can be for a computer to take what seems like an eternity to perform a seemingly simple task.  A slow computer can cost you time and eve...
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 22:47:45 PDT
Sound Riser http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Riser/
Sound Riser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/79SY/HH2VTZK9/F6Z79SYHH2VTZK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/79SY/HH2VTZK9/F6Z79SYHH2VTZK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/79SY/HH2VTZK9/F6Z79SYHH2VTZK9.SMALL.jpg Atakan Atamert My sound system was broken so I decided to make a simple amplifier circuit with vu meter. It works pretty good and it's cheap too. I got my parts about 16$. So start to make your own mini Sound Riser I promise that it will worth it if you done everything correctly. Collecting Required Parts and Sc...
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Sun, 26 May 2013 11:29:26 PDT
Boost Your Phone Speakers (Very Simple) http://www.instructables.com/id/Boost-Your-Phone-Speakers-Very-Simple/
Boost Your Phone Speakers (Very Simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/N6LR/HFWSUCUA/FAFN6LRHFWSUCUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/N6LR/HFWSUCUA/FAFN6LRHFWSUCUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/N6LR/HFWSUCUA/FAFN6LRHFWSUCUA.SMALL.jpg ViktorCoric Weak speakers?!? Here is a little help :) Get Your Phone If you have too weak speakers,I can help you how to boost it,it's very simple,but you can use it only when you're listening to music Get The Thing From Toilet Paper sorry,my english is bad :) Cut The Hole In This Thing Cut the Hole sa...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 13:46:14 PDT
Mobile wifi antenna http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-wifi-antenna/
Mobile wifi antenna - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/AP9L/HEXSDS2B/FOCAP9LHEXSDS2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/AP9L/HEXSDS2B/FOCAP9LHEXSDS2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOC/AP9L/HEXSDS2B/FOCAP9LHEXSDS2B.SMALL.jpg ROD917 Turn a external usb antenna into a mobile wifi antenna to get a better wifi signal. I work approximately 24 hours from my vehicle each week. I use my laptop while in my vehicle to access public wifi. My internal wifi antenna on my laptop computer does not get a good wifi signal. I purchased an exter...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 20:03:20 PDT
How to amplify your iPhone speakers...with your hands! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-amplify-your-iPhone-speakerswith-your-ha/
How to amplify your iPhone speakers...with your hands! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Z842/HAQ30INZ/FJQZ842HAQ30INZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Z842/HAQ30INZ/FJQZ842HAQ30INZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Z842/HAQ30INZ/FJQZ842HAQ30INZ.SMALL.jpg techwhisperer I was listening to a song one day on an iPhone and didn't have any external speakers, so I came up with this method to boost an iPhone's speakers, using only your hands. Grip Start by holding the iPhone like this. You will notice that the speakers have been amplified immediately, and the sound wi...
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Sun, 16 Dec 2012 16:20:57 PST
Scorpion Stinger - A High Power UV LED Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Scorpion-Stinger-A-High-Power-UV-LED-Flashli/
Scorpion Stinger - A High Power UV LED Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/AHX4/H742ZXQD/FMJAHX4H742ZXQD.SMALL.jpg nmeans This instructable is about the construction of the ultimate scorpion hunting flashlight called the "Scorpion Stinger". It functions extremely well and knocks the socks off of the competition.  Check out the videos in the "Field Testing" section of Step #13! Scorpion Stinger features: Uses a re...
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Mon, 17 Sep 2012 04:20:11 PDT
Universal High-Power LED Driver - Firmware update http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-High-Power-LED-Driver-Firmware-update/
Universal High-Power LED Driver - Firmware update - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SMALL.jpg ledartist Here's the updated firmware for my Universal High-Power LED Driver. This version has on-board current set up function, so you can change the drive current without re-programming the PIC microcontroller. You can either download the ZIP file containing the while project, or just the HEX file. After...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 21:23:23 PDT
Color Changing Night Joule Thief http://www.instructables.com/id/Colour-Changing-Night-Joule-Thief/
Color Changing Night Joule Thief - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/RT0H/GYY8FVXP/FADRT0HGYY8FVXP.SMALL.jpg ledartist I got this inquiry from a teacher who teaches high school kids electronics - can we have a cool kit like Aurora mini 18, in a simpler and more affordable format? I suggested Night Joule Thief, but the teacher felt that it wasn't sexy enough for the kids. (ur... you know what I mean.) So I combined ...
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Wed, 22 Feb 2012 23:49:05 PST
Universal High-Power LED Driver with 3D-printable Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-High-Power-LED-Driver-with-3D-printable-/
Universal High-Power LED Driver with 3D-printable Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNE/BPHD/GWTIJWYB/FNEBPHDGWTIJWYB.SMALL.jpg ledartist *** There's a firmware update. Please check out! *** LEDs are taking over conventional lighting every day. High-power LEDs over 1W are becoming more and more affordable, and I wanted to start using them to replace the lighting fixtures around me. However I realize that finding and configuring the p...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 16:08:30 PST
Stylish Battery Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-Battery-Belt/
Stylish Battery Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/R2JJ/GVLRXXUV/FQ6R2JJGVLRXXUV.SMALL.jpg guyfrom7up I built this a few months ago, but I have just now gotten around to posting it.  This battery belt is my solution to battery life problems of modern technology.  If you forget to charge your smartphone the previous night, you would typically have to go the rest of the day either phone-less (simply u...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 19:25:12 PST
Joule Thief LED Night Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Joule-Thief-LED-Night-Light/
Joule Thief LED Night Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/DQTY/GS3BCE67/FTUDQTYGS3BCE67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/DQTY/GS3BCE67/FTUDQTYGS3BCE67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/DQTY/GS3BCE67/FTUDQTYGS3BCE67.SMALL.jpg ledartist I have many used batteries around. Remote controls, cameras, many electronic gadgets all use batteries, mostly AA size. I always felt guilty for throwing away the used batteries. I know there are rechargeable batteries, but many electronics don't work well with rechargeables. I also know that t...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 11:20:03 PDT
The Tunecast Auto Universal http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tunecast-Auto-Universal/
The Tunecast Auto Universal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HM09/GNBEUXUT/FSEHM09GNBEUXUT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HM09/GNBEUXUT/FSEHM09GNBEUXUT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/HM09/GNBEUXUT/FSEHM09GNBEUXUT.SMALL.jpg solis365 I got tired of always having fuzzy reception from my car FM adapter, which is the Belkin Tunecast Auto Universal. There's a few tutorials around, but none for this particular model. There are a couple of really easy things you can do to boost the transmission power. It seems to make a pretty signif...
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Sun, 8 May 2011 13:23:36 PDT
Usb iPod Charger: Powerdock http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-iPod-Charger-Powerdock/
Usb iPod Charger: Powerdock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/LEPI/GLC26SUR/FAYLEPIGLC26SUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/LEPI/GLC26SUR/FAYLEPIGLC26SUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAY/LEPI/GLC26SUR/FAYLEPIGLC26SUR.SMALL.jpg joearkay This is my USB portable charger. It was made around a year ago for my ski trip. I wanted to take my iPod but did not have a wall charger.  Also it was needed to charge my PSP throughout the long bus journey to Italy. The cover on the top was designed in Photoshop although Paint or GIMP could be use...
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Thu, 17 Mar 2011 00:31:50 PDT
Mini 'Joule Thief' http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Joule-Thief/
Mini 'Joule Thief' - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/CKL7/GKS0VR4N/FC1CKL7GKS0VR4N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/CKL7/GKS0VR4N/FC1CKL7GKS0VR4N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/CKL7/GKS0VR4N/FC1CKL7GKS0VR4N.SMALL.jpg Mudbud Well, it isn't really 'mini' because the small toroids I wound didn't work :/ I used a 2n3904 Transistor since that was all I had. I included a Lego guy comparison to size. Hope you like it! http://rustybolt.info/wordpress/?p=499
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 21:53:05 PDT
Improvise your 3g signal http://www.instructables.com/id/Improvise-your-3g-signal/
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Wed, 26 Jan 2011 23:44:14 PST
4AA Battery Powered 12V LED Spotlight - 12V Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/4AA-Battery-powered-12V-LED-Spotlight-12V-Power-/
4AA Battery Powered 12V LED Spotlight - 12V Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SL25/GCI8JXUF/F58SL25GCI8JXUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SL25/GCI8JXUF/F58SL25GCI8JXUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/SL25/GCI8JXUF/F58SL25GCI8JXUF.SMALL.jpg dilisi Most of the electronic projects and electronic devices are required 12V power source; typically a 12V sealed lead acid battery or AC powered power supply. These are typically large, heavy, difficult to handle, and expensive; portability is less. The best solution is to use a DC-DC Step up converter....
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Thu, 5 Aug 2010 12:44:38 PDT
DC Boost Converter http://www.instructables.com/id/DC-Boost-Converter/
DC Boost Converter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/5PSH/GC4GD7LP/FD65PSHGC4GD7LP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/5PSH/GC4GD7LP/FD65PSHGC4GD7LP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/5PSH/GC4GD7LP/FD65PSHGC4GD7LP.SMALL.jpg krmartin3 My first intention was to design a DC Voltage boost converter to convert 3vdc to 5vdc so that I could power my iPod or any other device requiring 5 volts to charge.  I read about oscillation circuits and boost converter circuits and combined the two.  My results were staggering when I was able to co...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 22:06:22 PDT
How to make a magnetic mountable solar minty light (solar powered flashlight ) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-solar-minty-light-solar-powered-fla/
How to make a magnetic mountable solar minty light (solar powered flashlight ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IMB6/G7YG6W36/FLVIMB6G7YG6W36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IMB6/G7YG6W36/FLVIMB6G7YG6W36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IMB6/G7YG6W36/FLVIMB6G7YG6W36.SMALL.jpg guitarist24000 Build a solar powered flashlight in an Altoids tin for next to nothing. Contains high efficiency leds. Completely self powered. Uses a solar panel, a rechargeable battery, 5 extremely bright white leds, and a toggle switch. Everything fits into your Altoids tin. I built this to use as headlights on ...
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Thu, 15 Apr 2010 11:47:17 PDT
Simple USB Socket Charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-USB-Socket-Charger/
Simple USB Socket Charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/8PP6/G7DYQ70L/FY78PP6G7DYQ70L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/8PP6/G7DYQ70L/FY78PP6G7DYQ70L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/8PP6/G7DYQ70L/FY78PP6G7DYQ70L.SMALL.jpg fruitkid101 Most of us have iPods or cameras. This is instructable will show you How to make a wall adapter for them. Normally it would cost $30 at the Apple store but I had all the components in my spare parts bin. For me it was free! IF YOU SOMEHOW MESS UP WHILE BUILDING THIS AND  SOMETHING BAD HAPPENS TO YOU...
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Thu, 8 Apr 2010 19:59:20 PDT
More BASS for your PC Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/Optimal-bass-for-your-21-51-PC-Speakers/
More BASS for your PC Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/Y43U/IQ4205R0/F2DY43UIQ4205R0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/Y43U/IQ4205R0/F2DY43UIQ4205R0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2D/Y43U/IQ4205R0/F2DY43UIQ4205R0.SMALL.jpg usbdevice More thumping bass? You came to the right place. Don't worry, you're not alone - not everyone are using bassy PC speakers / headphones. This instructables will teach you to add more bass without destroying the rest of the sound. /**Updated on 23 Jul 2016**/- Major revision in each steps.Before we g...
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Fri, 19 Mar 2010 02:59:21 PDT
Mintyboost on the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mintyboost-on-the-Cheap/
Mintyboost on the Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TYS2/FYTD4RPX/FOZTYS2FYTD4RPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TYS2/FYTD4RPX/FOZTYS2FYTD4RPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/TYS2/FYTD4RPX/FOZTYS2FYTD4RPX.SMALL.jpg blrplt1 While Ladyada's Mintyboost design is great, there is a cheaper and much easier way to build one- with Sparkfun!If you'd like to save a few bucks and skip assembling a board, a quick trip to Sparkfun can net an already assembled equivalent of the original Mintyboost.By the way, please use what you sa...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 20:32:37 PDT
Large solar panel for the MightyMintyBoost http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-frame-to-support-a-large-solar-panel/
Large solar panel for the MightyMintyBoost - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/F0FB/FXK6AO5U/F9QF0FBFXK6AO5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/F0FB/FXK6AO5U/F9QF0FBFXK6AO5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/F0FB/FXK6AO5U/F9QF0FBFXK6AO5U.SMALL.jpg hmbscott The MintyBoost and MightyMintyBoost (MMB) are both very cool instructables. I just had to build one and since I am into solar I wanted to go with the MMB project. I decided to use the larger solar cell for my MMB project because I would like to be able to charge my iPhone every day with my MMB and w...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2009 20:56:54 PDT
the iTIN http://www.instructables.com/id/the-iTIN/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2009 10:31:07 PDT