Instructables: exploring - technology - charger http://www.instructables.com Sat, 6 Feb 2016 15:59:43 PST BLOX v1.01 Homemade DIY Power Bank using 18650 battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-DIY-Power-Bank-Using-18650-Battery/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 06:13:30 PST
Creating a Lithium Solar USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Lithium-Solar-USB-Charger/
Creating a Lithium Solar USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/Y480/IJX7DZVY/F0SY480IJX7DZVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/Y480/IJX7DZVY/F0SY480IJX7DZVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/Y480/IJX7DZVY/F0SY480IJX7DZVY.SMALL.jpg 18beixingc In this project, I will be showing you how to create your own home-made LithiumSolar USB Charger.Before you decide to do this project, it is important for you to know the basics of soldering. I would suggest you to go and watch some soldering tutorials on websites before you start this project. (Onl...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 17:25:03 PST
Making the connecting plugs for Macbook and iPhone Charger interchangeable http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-Connecting-Plugs-for-Macbook-and-IPhone/
Making the connecting plugs for Macbook and iPhone Charger interchangeable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/5XIF/IJ8X0HBE/FKP5XIFIJ8X0HBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/5XIF/IJ8X0HBE/FKP5XIFIJ8X0HBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/5XIF/IJ8X0HBE/FKP5XIFIJ8X0HBE.SMALL.jpg dmalg All those who have a macbook and a mac charger for your iPhone know the problem: the connecting piece for your socket-outlets *should* be interchangeable, but only the short, direct plug piece really is. The piece with the cord is missing a dent. Or the mobile charger has a tiny bit too much plastic...
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 07:18:34 PST
Removing Annoying Beep From Wireless Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Removing-Annoying-Beep-From-Wireless-Charger/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:02:41 PST
Ultra-Portable Smartphone Charger!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-Smartphone-Charger/
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Sat, 2 Jan 2016 20:35:52 PST
Battery float charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Float-Charger/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 14:56:13 PST
Cheap LIR2032 Coin Cell Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-LIR2032-Coin-Cell-Charger/
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Wed, 30 Dec 2015 04:39:07 PST
TransparentSlim USB Powerbanck http://www.instructables.com/id/TransparentSlim-USB-Powerbanck/
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 13:53:27 PST
Salvaged/reused parts 5V/USB chargers. Multi-ID and multi-connector units. http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvagedreused-Parts-5VUSB-Chargers-Multi-ID-and-M/
Salvaged/reused parts 5V/USB chargers. Multi-ID and multi-connector units. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/C691/IIJKWTNB/F7GC691IIJKWTNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/C691/IIJKWTNB/F7GC691IIJKWTNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7G/C691/IIJKWTNB/F7GC691IIJKWTNB.SMALL.jpg Barkuti Hello!My first instructable. Maybe not rocket science but, being certainly something practical I thought I'd share.This is just a documented summary of what I did/I've done to bring to life two nicely operative USB chargers from 5V power supplies.Before anything, please note that the multi-ID unit w...
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Thu, 24 Dec 2015 05:56:05 PST
Faux Flowerpot USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Flowerpot-USB-Charger/
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Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:16:06 PST
Too Many Chargers http://www.instructables.com/id/Too-Many-Chargers/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 20:34:41 PST
B&D 18volt NiCad Charger Drill http://www.instructables.com/id/BD-18volt-NiCad-Charger-Drill/
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 17:52:54 PST
Bosch IXO IV stand modding http://www.instructables.com/id/Bosch-IXO-IV-stand-modding/
Bosch IXO IV stand modding - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/DFDF/IHUWGJTL/FJPDFDFIHUWGJTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/DFDF/IHUWGJTL/FJPDFDFIHUWGJTL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/DFDF/IHUWGJTL/FJPDFDFIHUWGJTL.SMALL.jpg andreinour Hi !This is a Bosch IXO IV stand modding I just finished. I replaced the power cable with a male-female connector. The Bosch IXO IV is a great little 3.6V screwdriver for small electronics/diy projects (at least that's what I`m using it for), or any other lightweight work around the house. The stand...
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 14:03:51 PST
Modify Ryobi Charger for Li Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Ryobi-Charger-Mod-for-Li-Battery/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 20:33:24 PST
Discrete USB Charger for MK7 Golf GTI http://www.instructables.com/id/Discrete-USB-Charger-for-MK7-Golf-GTI/
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 23:05:47 PST
USB Breakout Board http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Breakout-Board-1/
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 04:45:09 PST
Making/Upgrading your USB powerbank http://www.instructables.com/id/MakingUpgrading-your-USB-powerbank/
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:32:56 PST
The High Current Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/The-High-Current-Power-Bank/
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:13:24 PST
DIY Solar Powered Mobile Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Powered-Mobile-Charger/
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Fri, 27 Nov 2015 05:18:25 PST
How to Make Cellphone Charger For your Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Cellphone-Charger-For-your-Motorcycle/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 06:13:17 PST
Solar Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Sound-Systerm/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:14:25 PST
Simple USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-USB-Charger/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 13:21:53 PST
Wireless Charger and Storage Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Charger-and-Storage-Box/
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Wed, 4 Nov 2015 12:45:08 PST
Clip on Solar charging station http://www.instructables.com/id/Clip-on-Solar-charging-station/
Clip on Solar charging station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/0XPF/IGJORZXD/FZI0XPFIGJORZXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/0XPF/IGJORZXD/FZI0XPFIGJORZXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/0XPF/IGJORZXD/FZI0XPFIGJORZXD.SMALL.jpg DGibson081299 Hi, my name is Daniel and this is my first instructables project. I am building this for the wearable tech competition. It is essentially a docking station like you would use for an iPod or smartphone. the only difference is that you can WEAR it. All you need to do to change the compatible device is...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 11:00:52 PST
Reuse That Old Mobile Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Reuse-That-Old-Mobile-Charger/
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 22:29:33 PST
Phone Speaker Amplifier and Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Speaker-Amplifier-and-Charger/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 08:09:56 PDT
Capacitor Charger 350 Volts http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitor-Charger-350-Volts/
Capacitor Charger 350 Volts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/S6UC/IGB4AYKU/F1VS6UCIGB4AYKU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/S6UC/IGB4AYKU/F1VS6UCIGB4AYKU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/S6UC/IGB4AYKU/F1VS6UCIGB4AYKU.SMALL.jpg -Selfmade- DANGER: HIGH VOLTAGE : Tools and material All you need is a soldering iron, wire cutters, and a bit of material.Follow the video and its a matter of minutes until you made your own 350V cap charger.!! Most simple set-up ever !! Instructional Video FIRST STEP: Discharge the old capacitor!SECOND...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 10:06:46 PDT
Automatic 18650 Analyzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-18650-Analyzer/
Automatic 18650 Analyzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RJE6/IFVEC0GG/F75RJE6IFVEC0GG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RJE6/IFVEC0GG/F75RJE6IFVEC0GG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RJE6/IFVEC0GG/F75RJE6IFVEC0GG.SMALL.jpg GregorS3 Moved Updates to step 2.I was lucky enough to acquire many dozens of used laptop batteries from a friend who works at a computer store. After charging and discharging few hundred cell 18650 cells with 3 Imax B6 chargers to measure capacities, I decided I need a better way for the next few hundred ce...
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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 17:38:54 PDT
How to Save Your Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Save-Your-Charger/
How to Save Your Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/5W50/IFR67HYB/F6C5W50IFR67HYB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/5W50/IFR67HYB/F6C5W50IFR67HYB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/5W50/IFR67HYB/F6C5W50IFR67HYB.SMALL.jpg brian12563 A common problem amongst cell phone chargers is tearing of rubber and wire at the point of the actual charger from over use. In order to avoid this and save yourself the hassle of having to buy a new charger follow these simple steps. Materials You Will Need:Charger Scissors An old spring loaded pen...
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 22:26:12 PDT
Solar charging Wireless battery bank (A 3d Printer required Hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-charging-Wireless-battery-bank-A-3d-Printer-/
Solar charging Wireless battery bank (A 3d Printer required Hack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E97I/IF0XWM59/F5RE97IIF0XWM59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E97I/IF0XWM59/F5RE97IIF0XWM59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/E97I/IF0XWM59/F5RE97IIF0XWM59.SMALL.jpg TEQKNG Ok you will need some skills and a 3d printer or access to someone with a good operational one. You need some rudimentary soldering skills and you will also need about $25 in supplies for a Chinese Solar power bank (Suggest a minimum of 20000 mah) and a small disk type QI charger available for under...
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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 16:28:55 PDT
Cheap DIY Fully Automatic AC Inverter / DC UPS http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-Fully-Automatic-AC-Inverter-DC-UPS/
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 04:26:49 PDT
Multi-Function Survival Solar Gadget on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Function-Survival-Solar-Gadget-on-a-Budget/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 05:56:31 PDT
Laptop cooling pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-cooling-pad-1/
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Wed, 16 Sep 2015 00:16:40 PDT
Phone Charger with a smints box http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Charger-with-a-smints-box/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2015 13:17:12 PDT
Super Simple Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Phone-Charger/
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 03:40:56 PDT
The BlackBOX-Super Fast Phone Charger (68% in 31 Minutes) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BlackBOX-Super-Fast-Phone-Charger-68-in-31-Min/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2015 10:03:57 PDT
Apple Watch Lego Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Watch-Lego-Stand/
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Sun, 6 Sep 2015 19:06:57 PDT
DP2 - Da Pimp 2 Assembly Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/DP2-Da-Pimp-2-Assembly-Instructions/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 16:37:16 PDT
Dynamo Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Dynamo-Battery-Charger/
Dynamo Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/VGXD/IDZSFR71/FFKVGXDIDZSFR71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/VGXD/IDZSFR71/FFKVGXDIDZSFR71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFK/VGXD/IDZSFR71/FFKVGXDIDZSFR71.SMALL.jpg colelabonne This is a machine that lets you charge a battery by turning a motor shaft.You'll need:-A solar powered garden light.-A 6 volt motor.-A battery pack. (Optional.) Get a Charger Module A battery charger circuit can be found inside of solar-powered garden lights. The small circuit should already have...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:11:35 PDT
Lengthening a charger cord … to save our car trip http://www.instructables.com/id/Lengthening-a-charger-cord-to-save-our-car-trip/
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:16:05 PDT
Charging Pack for AA Batteries http://www.instructables.com/id/Charging-Pack-for-AA-Batteries/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:14:35 PDT
Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Charger-1/
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:09:23 PDT
Powerfull Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x5W http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerfull-Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x5W/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 02:01:15 PDT
Make a wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-wireless-phone-charger/
Make a wireless phone charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/3VDI/IDOVPNGB/FP43VDIIDOVPNGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/3VDI/IDOVPNGB/FP43VDIIDOVPNGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/3VDI/IDOVPNGB/FP43VDIIDOVPNGB.SMALL.jpg craftyjai Instead of buying an expensive wireless charger, you can make your own for less cost by following this inscrutable! Parts needed: Wireless receiver module Wireless charger coilPhone CaseTools needed: Scissors Tape Attaching the Receiver Put the Receiver in the caseThen put the Case on the phone ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 20:41:54 PDT
Scrap Heat Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrap-Heat-Generator/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:29:20 PDT
DIY cheap power bank charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheap-power-bank-charger/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:23:48 PDT
DIY Portable Smartphone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Smartphone-Charger/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:12:11 PDT
DIY Solar Powered USB Mobile Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Powered-USB-Mobile-Charger/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 04:03:48 PDT
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-12V-Home-made-USB-Flashlight-Charger/
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This is a project is powered by a 12 VOLT 1.8 AMP hour Lithium Ion Battery that powers two flashlights (warm and cold), USB charger, And 12 VOLT output.This isn't a step by step tutorial because anyone can build it to fit their own needs, I'm just showing how I built it.There will be a video at the ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:51:48 PDT
Diy solar phone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-solar-phone-charger/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 09:30:31 PDT