Instructables: exploring - technology - cam http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 11:15:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-it-however-it-lays-adjusting-CAM-toolpaths-for/
CNC it however it lays: adjusting CAM toolpaths for skewed or hard-to-align stock. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/08HU/I9WYXPAP/FYG08HUI9WYXPAP.SMALL.jpg GordonKirkwood note: this instructable presumes familiarity with CNC machines and terminology, especially work coordinate systems. If you're not familiar, I suggest reading the extremely comprehensive "learning CNC the hard way" instructable.Wouldn't it be nice if you could just clamp down a part on the CNC mil...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 03:11:56 PDT
Making A Binford Tools Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Binford-Tools-Sign/
Making A Binford Tools Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/1UO1/I9SMSF0V/FNF1UO1I9SMSF0V.SMALL.jpg stangtime Making this sign was a blast. The software used was Inkscape and Jscut - both free programs! A snip of part of the Binford text was found online and brought into Inkscape. Once in Inkscape a bitmap trace was made. The smaller text was then added from the font selection within Inkscape. The desi...
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Sun, 17 May 2015 18:18:26 PDT
Using stl2gcode to Automatically Generate G-Code from STL Files http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-stl2gcode-to-Automatically-Generate-G-Code-f/
Using stl2gcode to Automatically Generate G-Code from STL Files - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKC/DH3H/I74LAOEA/FKCDH3HI74LAOEA.SMALL.jpg edslatt Potential of Vertical Milling Machines with Straight End MillsIt is often possible to arrive at sophisticated designs using only a vertical milling machine with straight end mills. Several light duty bench top vertical milling machines have reached the market in the past few years but some CAM soft...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:33:13 PDT
DIY Gopro Frame - Marco para gopro multiuso http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gopro-Frame-Marco-para-gopro-multiuso/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 14:00:35 PDT
bench http://www.instructables.com/id/bench-1/
bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/0U3X/I6WDOAFS/FJ30U3XI6WDOAFS.SMALL.jpg rishivadher Bench made with wood from leftovers Design in Fusion 30 design in Fusion 360 https://fusion360.autodesk.com/projects/bench--2 CAM Preparing the CAM in Fusion 360 with the integrated 3D CAD Generate the NC Generate the NC for the controller Controller The controller of the machine Zero...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:51:33 PST
Flip Machining on the DMS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-Machining-on-the-DMS-CNC-Router/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:38:50 PST
3D Design: Autodesk Software Overview http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Design-Autodesk-Software-Overview/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:04:47 PST
Spy cam car with recording http://www.instructables.com/id/Spy-cam-car-with-recording/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:20:31 PST
CNC Padded Jewelry Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Padded-Jewelry-Boxes/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:38:44 PST
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Brain-on-Pier-9-CNC-Milled-Corian/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:06:49 PST
How to CNC: In three steps! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-In-three-steps/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:40:44 PST
Smartphone Spy Camera Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Spy-Camera-Hack/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 14:06:50 PST
CNC Milled Reaction Diffusion Sculpture http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Milled-Reaction-Diffusion-Sculpture/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 16:08:38 PST
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid ***Please send some contest votes my way! I've entered this instructable in the Protected and 3D Design contests and I'd really appreciate your support!***Turning one of my old Android phones into a webcam is something I've been thinking about doing for a long time now. A couple of years ago, I ba...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
Simple DIY GoPro Suction Mount for $3!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-GoPro-Suction-Mount-for-3/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:26:57 PST
CNC Joinery: How to Create Finger Joints http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-Joinery-How-to-Create-Finger-Joints/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:12:19 PST
Getting Started with HSMXpress http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-HSMXpress/
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 13:01:09 PDT
RC tank with a moving FPV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-FPV-tank/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:54:46 PDT
How To Use The Emerson Action Cam HD Video http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-The-Emerson-Action-Cam-HD-Video/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:19:47 PDT
Intro to Free 3D CAM Options (pt. 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Free-3D-CAM-Options-pt-1/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 16:58:24 PDT
How to export an Autodesk Inventor part for a ShopBot CNC router http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-export-an-Autodesk-Inventor-part-for-a-Shop/
How to export an Autodesk Inventor part for a ShopBot CNC router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/A6DE/HUBJBT5U/FZHA6DEHUBJBT5U.SMALL.jpg trev25 In this Instructable, I'm going to show you how you can take your 2D part, designed in Autodesk Inventor, and export it for use with a CNC router. The first time I tried to do this I kept running into issues. There are a couple of tricks that you need to do to export your part correctly so that ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:12:39 PDT
DIY Phone Controlled FPV Rover (Fast & Agile) http://www.instructables.com/id/RoverBot-1/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:09:13 PDT
REPARACION CNC FAGOR 8050 http://www.instructables.com/id/REPARACION-CNC-FAGOR-8050/
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:29:06 PST
Dropcam Unplugged! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dropcam-Unplugged/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TU3U/HR0AVEE0/FO5TU3UHR0AVEE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TU3U/HR0AVEE0/FO5TU3UHR0AVEE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO5/TU3U/HR0AVEE0/FO5TU3UHR0AVEE0.SMALL.jpg HeyMimi Last Fall, I got a neat new toy: a Dropcam Wi-fi Security Camera and have been experimenting with new ways to use it ever since!   A few months ago, I modified a birdhouse to accommodate the Dropcam, so that I could mount it outside, as a front door intercom.  But  a birdhouse with a power co...
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 14:54:54 PST
"THE DARK ROOM WEBCAM GAMING"... without any lights,without any key board... play your PC games....(with camspace) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-off-your-room-lights-start-motion-gaming-with/
"THE DARK ROOM WEBCAM GAMING"... without any lights,without any key board... play your PC games....(with camspace) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWE/MSZU/HQRO1H6Y/FWEMSZUHQRO1H6Y.SMALL.jpg ishan udyoga Hey guys what's up... This is my first Instructable... I call this instructable "The dark room webcam gaming" ....sorry for my bad english :-( .......ok let's do this.... .........THIS TRICK ALSO WORK ONLY CAR GAMES and some mini games... You can see this images it's my low quality creative lab...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 04:47:28 PST
SIMPLE USB WEATHERPROOF CAMERA http://www.instructables.com/id/SIMPLE-USB-WEATHERPROOF-CAMERA/
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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:08:42 PDT
Design and Print a Tripod-Mountable Smartphone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-Print-a-Tripod-Mountable-Smartphone-Cas/
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 07:24:38 PDT
IP SECURITY CAMERA USING ANDROID PHONE http://www.instructables.com/id/IP-SECURITY-CAMERA-USING-ANDROID-PHONE/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUU/J6H3/HHMI57XW/FUUJ6H3HHMI57XW.SMALL.jpg 1481994 HELLO GUYS,IF YOU HAVE YOUR ANDROID phone there billions of productive apps in app store like the app called ip camera. download it from app store it's free and set it up .CONNECT WIFI OR internet in you computer and android .launch IP CAMERA app an  ip address will develop along with port number. o...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 04:11:11 PDT
no-cost, 5-minute Steady-Cam rig using a tripod and household materials http://www.instructables.com/id/no-cost-5-minute-Steady-Cam-rig-using-a-tripod-an/
no-cost, 5-minute Steady-Cam rig using a tripod and household materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/HUGS/HF23Y4BH/F6THUGSHF23Y4BH.SMALL.jpg confu Recently I watched this impressive video: http://vimeo.com/63357898 I´m not really into taking videos or making movies, but all those professional or DIY solutions to build a steady-cam thingy or camera gimbal which I stumbled upon in the last years were always fascinating. So after watching above...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 16:34:32 PDT
Repair The Leg Locks on Your 728B Manfrotto Tripod w/ 3D Printed Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-The-Leg-Locks-on-Your-728B-Manfrotto-Tripod/
Repair The Leg Locks on Your 728B Manfrotto Tripod w/ 3D Printed Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/LFGS/HD4VGQD4/FV5LFGSHD4VGQD4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/LFGS/HD4VGQD4/FV5LFGSHD4VGQD4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/LFGS/HD4VGQD4/FV5LFGSHD4VGQD4.SMALL.jpg franco40 Recently I was given a Manfrotto 728B tripod that was in pretty rough shape.  It seems cam-acting leg locks on this particular model are prone to cracking.  If you look close you can see the plastic is very thin at certain areas and with the cam lock putting a high bit of stress on the joint its no ...
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Wed, 6 Mar 2013 07:32:18 PST
DIY Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cable-Cam-1/
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 13:01:40 PST
From SketchUp to CNC Fabrication http://www.instructables.com/id/From-SketchUp-to-CNC-Fabrication/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2X5Q/HBPBS090/FWI2X5QHBPBS090.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2X5Q/HBPBS090/FWI2X5QHBPBS090.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/2X5Q/HBPBS090/FWI2X5QHBPBS090.SMALL.jpg phooddaniel This video series shows how to get from CAD, to CAM, to a CNC fabricated product.  The tools we will be using are SketchUp for CAD,  CamBam for CAM, Mach3 for gcode reading/CNC control, and a CNC router (greenBull from BuildYourCNC.com) for part fabrication.  Keep in mind during this tutorial that ...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 14:35:19 PST
Artemis & Apollo: Dancing with Arduino and light detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Artemis-Apollo-Dancing-with-Arduino-and-light-d/
Artemis & Apollo: Dancing with Arduino and light detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/VXZO/H97KLROJ/F1WVXZOH97KLROJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/VXZO/H97KLROJ/F1WVXZOH97KLROJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/VXZO/H97KLROJ/F1WVXZOH97KLROJ.SMALL.jpg ttt_jjr According to Ancient Greek mythology, Artemis and Apollo were immortal twins born ages ago on a rocky island in the Aegean Sea. Artemis, her hunting bow poised and fleet feet padding the forest floor, reigned as Goddess of the Moon. Her twin brother, Apollo, strummed his harp and recited poetry from...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 12:03:56 PST
CAD-to-Product with a Laser Cutter: Wood Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/CAD-to-Product-with-a-Laser-Cutter-Wood-Cube/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/75AH/H8I43YDD/FH775AHH8I43YDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/75AH/H8I43YDD/FH775AHH8I43YDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/75AH/H8I43YDD/FH775AHH8I43YDD.SMALL.jpg phooddaniel Quick tutorial on creating a 3D object with CAD software, CAM software, CNC control software, and a Laser Cutter.  This is for laser cutters that operate using g-code.  This is a simple example of how to make a 3D object.  If you want simple boxes, there are many parametric box creation tools out th...
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Thu, 1 Nov 2012 07:39:32 PDT
GoPro cable cam: wheeled camera suspension system http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-cable-cam/
GoPro cable cam: wheeled camera suspension system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/RO2J/H8QEX5ZV/F35RO2JH8QEX5ZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/RO2J/H8QEX5ZV/F35RO2JH8QEX5ZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/RO2J/H8QEX5ZV/F35RO2JH8QEX5ZV.SMALL.jpg marple200 The cable cam is a trolley system to support a video camera and runs along some kind of cable. I saw a lot of ideas and instructions for various types of cable cams for the GoPro or standard cameras. The beauty of the GoPro is you can mount it upside down and set it to flip the video. Saves the tim...
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 21:51:55 PDT
web cam mount for wider objects http://www.instructables.com/id/web-cam-mount-for-wider-objects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CKGF/H7S5AY1C/FAVCKGFH7S5AY1C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CKGF/H7S5AY1C/FAVCKGFH7S5AY1C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/CKGF/H7S5AY1C/FAVCKGFH7S5AY1C.SMALL.jpg man-of-light while mending a broken webcam i replaced it's plastic screws with bike spokes, longer springs from worn out click/retractable biros, the screw-blocks from electrical terminal blocks, and some glue stick heated with a flame smudged on the sharp ends of the cut spokes. now it can fit the screen or woo...
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 09:31:09 PDT
recycled, Throw away spy cam http://www.instructables.com/id/recycled-Throw-away-spy-cam/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/QBE6/H2WEV0P7/F7NQBE6H2WEV0P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/QBE6/H2WEV0P7/F7NQBE6H2WEV0P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7N/QBE6/H2WEV0P7/F7NQBE6H2WEV0P7.SMALL.jpg DootMadskills One again I have taken some broken crap around the house and made something useful........I get very bored......So I had this old first edition kinda "flip video" and the screen was broken and it was kinda bulking anyways and basically I never would have used it again. So I just broke it down and to...
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Sat, 2 Jun 2012 11:24:56 PDT
How to CNC a skull http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-a-skull/
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Sun, 13 May 2012 11:13:22 PDT
Simulating Water Drops on Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Simulating-Water-Drops-on-Wood/
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Sun, 4 Mar 2012 20:58:24 PST
steadycam http://www.instructables.com/id/SteadiCam/
steadycam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8X92/GX5XKRF2/FT78X92GX5XKRF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8X92/GX5XKRF2/FT78X92GX5XKRF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/8X92/GX5XKRF2/FT78X92GX5XKRF2.SMALL.jpg spiderham I've been looking at steadycams for awhile now but haven't been very keen on the price of the brand name ones. There are a few that go for a fraction of the brand name rigs but they look simple enough to make, so here we are... Materials List MATERIALS: -1 - 36" L, 1" W, 1/8" T aluminum flat sto...
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Tue, 14 Feb 2012 17:59:34 PST
Steampunk Web cam cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Web-cam-cover/
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Thu, 8 Dec 2011 16:02:01 PST
Flip HD Camera Mods and Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Flip-HD-Camera-Mods-and-Tips/
Flip HD Camera Mods and Tips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/2PWU/GTUG0R5N/FB82PWUGTUG0R5N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/2PWU/GTUG0R5N/FB82PWUGTUG0R5N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/2PWU/GTUG0R5N/FB82PWUGTUG0R5N.SMALL.jpg FlipVans1966 Owners of a Flip HD video camera should be aware of the versatility and the level of customization these lightweight cameras posses. Although the video quality is lesser in comparison to more expensive digital cameras, for not much money and minor handy work, any Flip HD camera can be drastically im...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 20:44:12 PDT
walking Android Mini robot figure http://www.instructables.com/id/walking-Android-Mini-robot-figure/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KNB3/GR0E76P7/FEXKNB3GR0E76P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KNB3/GR0E76P7/FEXKNB3GR0E76P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/KNB3/GR0E76P7/FEXKNB3GR0E76P7.SMALL.jpg HitMit Android Mini Collectible : http://www.deadzebra.com/dyzplastic/project-android-mini.php CAM-10 : http://www.cube-works.co.jp/works/index.html  
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 21:31:06 PDT
Mystery Machine USB web-cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystery-Machine-USB-web-cam/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NVHT/GQ5QCBMN/FTLNVHTGQ5QCBMN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NVHT/GQ5QCBMN/FTLNVHTGQ5QCBMN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/NVHT/GQ5QCBMN/FTLNVHTGQ5QCBMN.SMALL.jpg T-Bear2000 The Mystery Machine from Scooby-Doo as a USB web-cam and microphone.
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Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:45:26 PDT
Night Vision Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Vision-Camera-1/
Night Vision Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/Q9WW/GOFIKOVF/FPOQ9WWGOFIKOVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/Q9WW/GOFIKOVF/FPOQ9WWGOFIKOVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/Q9WW/GOFIKOVF/FPOQ9WWGOFIKOVF.SMALL.jpg randofo Much like the Light of Eärendil guides Frodo in dark places, so too will your homemade night vision camera be your guiding beacon. Whether out in the woods camping with friends, capturing that elusive glimpse of a Scandinavian troll, or while on a top secret spy mission, this special camera capture...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2011 14:50:37 PDT
Open Source CNC Toolpathing Workflow http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Source-CNC-Toolpathing-Workflow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/JOFX/GP7IG592/F62JOFXGP7IG592.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/JOFX/GP7IG592/F62JOFXGP7IG592.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F62/JOFX/GP7IG592/F62JOFXGP7IG592.SMALL.jpg DIYLILCNC An overview of free & open-source toolpathing for the DIYLILCNC (or any 3-axis CNC). Turn a raster image into a G-Code engraving pattern with GIMP, Inkscape, Pycam and EMC2 in Ubuntu.
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 09:19:01 PDT
Squeeze a video. http://www.instructables.com/id/Squeeze-a-video/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2011 09:26:07 PDT
Easy Hidden Camera on the cheap (Lighter mod)!!! Big Boyz Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Hidden-Camera-on-the-cheap-Lighter-mod-B/
Easy Hidden Camera on the cheap (Lighter mod)!!! Big Boyz Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/38LB/GONGHSW3/F1138LBGONGHSW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/38LB/GONGHSW3/F1138LBGONGHSW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/38LB/GONGHSW3/F1138LBGONGHSW3.SMALL.jpg rrichards Mini DVR Modification (Lighter)  Hidden Camera Hello today I am going to teach you how to modify the Lighter-Spy-DVR-Mini-DV Camcorder Http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/New-Lighter-Spy-DVR-Mini-DV-Camcorder-USB-Hidden-Camera-/230632642485?pt=UK_CCTV&hash=item35b2c6d7b5 You will need: Mini DVR Modification (L...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 17:13:51 PDT
Homemade Steadicam http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Steadicam/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 09:16:16 PDT
OPENSOURCE NEMA 17 MOTOR MOUNT http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CNC-Software/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2011 20:40:34 PDT