Instructables: exploring - technology - cable http://www.instructables.com Fri, 3 Jul 2015 20:27:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Simple Audio Cable Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Audio-Cable-Fix/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:01:46 PDT
DIY Coiled Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Coiled-Cable/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:04:54 PDT
Make your own U Shaped Breadboard Wires http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-U-Shaped-Breadboard-Wires/
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 03:19:22 PDT
Wire Quick Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/Wire-Quick-Joint/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 12:09:45 PDT
DIY TI-99/4a Composite Video Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-TI-994a-Composite-Video-Cable/
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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:39:03 PDT
Cable extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-extensions/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:41:57 PDT
Charge an iPod Shuffle (G2) with a USB Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-an-iPod-Shuffle-G2-with-a-USB-Power-Bank/
Charge an iPod Shuffle (G2) with a USB Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/MSVI/I8PQTQ0W/FILMSVII8PQTQ0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/MSVI/I8PQTQ0W/FILMSVII8PQTQ0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/MSVI/I8PQTQ0W/FILMSVII8PQTQ0W.SMALL.jpg Aralox If you've been on a long road trip with your portable USB power bank (battery pack) and discover halfway that Apple uses proprietary voltages to charge your 2nd-Gen iPod Shuffle, this instructable is for you. The "Minty Boost" has a very good tutorial on how to wire up a USB plug to allow charging a...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 04:47:25 PDT
USB Hybrid Mouse & Flashdrive http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Hybrid-Mouse-Flashdrive/
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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:15:26 PDT
Alarm Clock with Infrared and Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-Clock-with-Infrared-and-Bluetooth-Speakers/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 12:17:44 PDT
Raspberry PI I/O Breakout cable and plugboard adaptor http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-IO-Breakout-cable-and-plugboard-adapt/
Raspberry PI I/O Breakout cable and plugboard adaptor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MBSN/I81GC3C9/FMEMBSNI81GC3C9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MBSN/I81GC3C9/FMEMBSNI81GC3C9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/MBSN/I81GC3C9/FMEMBSNI81GC3C9.SMALL.jpg daverowntree This is the second is a series of Instructables aimed at documenting all the electronics-related activities that go on at So Make It; Southampton Makerspace (on the South coast, UK) Requests are more than welcome!This simple Instructable intentionally goes into way too much detail, since it is aimed...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 06:12:30 PDT
In-Ear Headphone Android Cable Swap http://www.instructables.com/id/In-Ear-Headphone-Android-Cable-Swap/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:42:01 PDT
Fix a broken iPhone cable with InstaMorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-broke-iPhone-cable-with-InstaMorph/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:11:51 PDT
Hey Clash!! I'm playing!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hey-Clash-Im-playing/
Hey Clash!! I'm playing!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/EWL5/I7OLGCMJ/FYPEWL5I7OLGCMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/EWL5/I7OLGCMJ/FYPEWL5I7OLGCMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/EWL5/I7OLGCMJ/FYPEWL5I7OLGCMJ.SMALL.jpg DamiD96 LinkIt (or Arduino), servo, pen touch screen and jumper. How do I do it? Video to understand. Follow me on youtube!It's easy, You must copy the sketch and attach the pen to the servo as in the video.Remember, jumper is connected to the pen!The end, now you have a robotic finger... For example: Y...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:08:52 PDT
DIY Audio Signal Patch Cable For Two Amplifiers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Audio-Signal-Patch-Cable-For-Two-Amplifiers/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 06:31:39 PDT
How to Set up Direct-From-Wall Cable on a TV http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-up-Direct-From-Wall-Cable-on-a-TV/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:57:40 PST
Protege Tus Cables Apple Lightning http://www.instructables.com/id/Protege-Tus-Cables-Apple-Lightning/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:51:25 PST
led diodes http://www.instructables.com/id/led-diodes/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 13:34:35 PST
Cutting Cable With a Streaming Media Box! (XBMC/Kodi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Cable-With-a-Streaming-Media-Box-XBMCKodi/
Cutting Cable With a Streaming Media Box! (XBMC/Kodi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SMALL.jpg pc1975 Hello fellow Instructable-rs. This is my first instructable, and I'm going to include as much detailed information along with the steps as I see necessary for those who are unfamiliar with XBMC/Kodi. Much of this information is my own opinion, and just how I choose to do things. If you have a method...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:39:42 PST
Ethernet Cable Whip http://www.instructables.com/id/Ethernet-Cable-Whip/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 04:28:13 PST
Arduino robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-robot-2/
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 07:18:52 PST
How to make USB extension cable for 0$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-extension-cable-for-0/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:22:21 PST
Simple OTA HD TV Antenna - Near zero cost - mostly scrap materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-OTA-HD-TV-Antenna-Near-zero-cost-mostly-scr/
Simple OTA HD TV Antenna - Near zero cost - mostly scrap materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/CK3N/I441YTEL/FS8CK3NI441YTEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/CK3N/I441YTEL/FS8CK3NI441YTEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/CK3N/I441YTEL/FS8CK3NI441YTEL.SMALL.jpg kenbob Like a lot of folks, I do not love my cable company. A lot of our "entertainment" is streamed over Internet, so when OTA - over the air - HD broadcasts became the norm, I decided to see if I could get sufficient signal with an Antenna. There are a several ways to find out if this is an option for...
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 16:59:40 PST
How to make USB OTG cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-USB-OTG-cable/
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 07:57:11 PST
Sky Printer - Prototyping An Adaptable Large-Scale 3d-Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Sky-Printer-Prototyping-An-Adaptable-Large-Scale-3/
Sky Printer - Prototyping An Adaptable Large-Scale 3d-Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/QSL0/I3H5JJRZ/F9TQSL0I3H5JJRZ.SMALL.jpg flesh_dog The Sky Printer is an adaptable, cable-based delta-gantry system that can span large areas with a minimal footprint. The Sky Printer is designed for large- scale applications in potentially remote locations. It can be understood as the evolution of the conventional 3d-printer. We are a team of two a...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:25:02 PST
Turn your Fingerprint Sensor into Biometric Toggle Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Biometric-LED/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 03:53:30 PST
Make your own AMP! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-AMP/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 11:25:26 PST
Cable Management System http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Management-System/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:43:22 PDT
Alternating Blinker Circuit made of Timer NE 555P http://www.instructables.com/id/Alternating-Blinker-Circuit-made-of-Timer-NE-555P/
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:53:52 PDT
Sugru Cable Tie http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Cable-Tie/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:07:45 PDT
Shorten your MicroUSB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Shorten-your-MicroUSB-Cable/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:11:38 PDT
Male to Male A to A USB Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Male-to-Male-A-to-A-USB-Cable/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:12:54 PDT
DIY Network Mapping Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Network-Mapping-Tool/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:23:48 PDT
How To Terminate Coax Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Terminate-Coax-Cable/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:00:49 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
Program your Arduino with an Android device! http://www.instructables.com/id/Program-your-Arduino-with-a-Android-device/
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 10:29:33 PDT
Kitchen Led Bar lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-home-improvement-Led-lights/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 14:04:03 PDT
Cable hooks for solid wire fence http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-hooks-for-solid-wire-fence/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 12:21:26 PDT
Light Spectrometer from a "battery powered" head inspection lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Spectrometer-from-a-head-inspection-lamp/
Light Spectrometer from a "battery powered" head inspection lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OK8V/HXY66P6D/F1JOK8VHXY66P6D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OK8V/HXY66P6D/F1JOK8VHXY66P6D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OK8V/HXY66P6D/F1JOK8VHXY66P6D.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR Hello if you like this please take the time to vote in the competitionsTHANKSAt the end of my light sensing instructable where I played with the measurement of reducing sun light levels as well as making it into a laser game , I mentioned that I wanted to have a go at making a full spectrometer. Thi...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 14:28:46 PDT
Protect your iPhone's Sync Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-your-Charger-from-getting-Broken/
Protect your iPhone's Sync Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JUQA/HUYLSGDP/FZ1JUQAHUYLSGDP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JUQA/HUYLSGDP/FZ1JUQAHUYLSGDP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/JUQA/HUYLSGDP/FZ1JUQAHUYLSGDP.SMALL.jpg bautistajarom In this instructable, I will be teaching you on how to Convert your regular iPhone cable wire into a strong iPhone Cable wire! Gather the things needed. We will need:1) your bare hands.2) 1 iphone 5/5s usb wire.3) 1 spring metal. (From a Spring Ballpen) Rolling the Spring to the wire. We will ...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 00:04:53 PDT
Keychain iPhone Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-iPhone-Cable/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 13:02:14 PDT
RCA to 3.5 mm TRS cable http://www.instructables.com/id/RCA-to-35-mm-TRS-cable/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 15:16:20 PDT
How to make or repair network cables http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-or-repair-network-cables/
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Tue, 6 May 2014 13:33:35 PDT
Charge Any Phone Without Its Charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Any-Phone-Without-Its-Charger/
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 12:44:08 PDT
How to reuse cable ties http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-reuse-cable-ties/
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:21:58 PDT
Audio Technica ATH M50s removable cable mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Technica-ATH-M50s-removable-cable-mod/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 12:47:34 PDT
Solder USB power cable to Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Solder-USB-power-cable-to-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:59:18 PDT
Phone and PS Vita Charging Dock (Made with LEGO) http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-and-PS-Vita-Charging-Dock-Made-with-LEGO/
Phone and PS Vita Charging Dock (Made with LEGO) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/8CE3/HS5Q8OC8/FDR8CE3HS5Q8OC8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/8CE3/HS5Q8OC8/FDR8CE3HS5Q8OC8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/8CE3/HS5Q8OC8/FDR8CE3HS5Q8OC8.SMALL.jpg wesleykxm Ever wanted to be able dock your Smartphone or PS Vita and charge it at the same time. There many docks out there that can be bought at a cost, but who wants a a flimsy plastic dock, when you can make your own sturdy, DIY LEGO Dock? Read on to see how YOU can make your own LEGO charging dock, for Fr...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 03:49:28 PST
Repair old iTunes Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-old-iTunes-Cable/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:01:05 PST
Roll your own patch cables http://www.instructables.com/id/Roll-your-own-patch-cables/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:28:17 PST
simple morse code toy (works with rj11 phone cables) http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-morse-code-toy-works-with-rj11-phone-cables/
simple morse code toy (works with rj11 phone cables) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBS/I6EJ/HRKR3CWB/FBSI6EJHRKR3CWB.SMALL.jpg peter---peter This instructable will show you how to make a simple morse code toy to play with.It exists of 2 boxes with a button and a light. the circuit the circuit is really simple.It is 2 circuits with switch and battery+light together.The highlighted section is were it is in the phone cable.when you conne...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 06:39:16 PST