Instructables: exploring - technology - charger http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:48:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 solar charger indipendent http://www.instructables.com/id/solar-charger-indipendent/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:44:13 PDT
Make a Bracelet From a Phone/Ipod Cord http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Bracelet-From-a-PhoneIpod-Cord/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:44:31 PDT
"Recycled Solar Charged USB Charger 2 The Second Build" http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Solar-Charged-USB-Charger-2-The-Second-Bu/
"Recycled Solar Charged USB Charger 2 The Second Build" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OHDW/HYLDP600/FTHOHDWHYLDP600.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OHDW/HYLDP600/FTHOHDWHYLDP600.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTH/OHDW/HYLDP600/FTHOHDWHYLDP600.SMALL.jpg zsthorian Howdy y'all I wrote a quick little instructable a while back about how I took some salvage stuff and made a Solar phone charger. I would like to introduce you all to "Recycled Solar Charged USB Charger 2 The Second Build". The only thing that was reused was the panel from the first build. http://ww...
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:00:58 PDT
DIY USB Android Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Android-Charger/
DIY USB Android Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SMALL.jpg shahbazali4u This Nokia charger was lying around in my junk as the wire had snapped from the middle but I figured the charger was working.I opened it up and with the help of some hot knife I melted the plastic of the casing to make a notch for the (Female usb connector) and glued it firmly.I soldered the wires ...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 00:13:39 PDT
Universal Portable USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Portable-USB-Charger/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:52:59 PDT
Portable USB Smartphone Charger V3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-USB-Smartphone-Charger-V3/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:54:47 PDT
Fan Charged Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Charged-Power-Bank/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:56:05 PDT
Hand-crank iPhone charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-crank-iPhone-charger/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:55:21 PDT
Dual USB/Firewire 400 Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-USBFirewire-400-Power-Bank/
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:59:56 PDT
usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/usb-charger-2/
usb charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWQ/KQ7P/HWWNQR37/FWQKQ7PHWWNQR37.SMALL.jpg bossboy 47 This is how to make a charging unit for a usb charger What you will needUsb extension cordBatteryElectrical tapeSwitch cut the usb wire on the end that would normally go into the wall charger strip the wires. Put the batteries hooked up to the switch then to the wires and you are done
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:13:46 PDT
Design and build a portable USB charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-and-build-a-portable-USB-charger/
Design and build a portable USB charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/MH9P/HWUJXJUN/F05MH9PHWUJXJUN.SMALL.jpg crashzoom In this guide i will show you how to design and build a portable USB charger.Lets start.. Materials What you'll need:1) Project enclosure: 3.34"L x 1.96"W x 0.83"H.2) USB 0.9V-5V to 5V DC Boost Step-up Power Supply Module.3) 5V Micro USB 1A Lithium Battery Charging Board Charger Module.4) Wires.5...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 08:46:20 PDT
battery powered usb charger http://www.instructables.com/id/battery-powered-usb-charger-1/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:01:23 PDT
Li-ion battery charging http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-battery-charging/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:04:41 PDT
COMPACT-CAR-BATTERY-TESTER-ANALYZER-INDICATOR http://www.instructables.com/id/COMPACT-CAR-BATTERY-TESTER-ANALYZER-INDICATOR/
COMPACT-CAR-BATTERY-TESTER-ANALYZER-INDICATOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/M30U/HWNU8LSS/FKAM30UHWNU8LSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/M30U/HWNU8LSS/FKAM30UHWNU8LSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/M30U/HWNU8LSS/FKAM30UHWNU8LSS.SMALL.jpg ajoyraman I drive a 1985 model car, no MPFI, no electronics and a vibrating-contact voltage-regulator/cut-out system. Additionally, my usage is also limited and practically restricted only to weekends. I wanted a simple device which could monitor the health of my car 12V battery and the charging system.This I...
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 03:47:41 PDT
Aa Battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Aa-Battery-Charger/
Aa Battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/RUTD/HWNUD4LS/FB6RUTDHWNUD4LS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/RUTD/HWNUD4LS/FB6RUTDHWNUD4LS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/RUTD/HWNUD4LS/FB6RUTDHWNUD4LS.SMALL.jpg Robert Powell This charger can charge rechargeable AND alkaline aa battery's. (If you want to charge other batteries you can but the have to be 1.2-1.5 volts each, you can charge a total voltage of 4.5 volts max! If you charge higher voltage you may damage the charger!) Warnings! 1. If you try to charge over...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:34:49 PDT
Battery Tester and Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Tester-and-Charger/
Battery Tester and Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/U6D1/HWLCVCMH/FS4U6D1HWLCVCMH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/U6D1/HWLCVCMH/FS4U6D1HWLCVCMH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/U6D1/HWLCVCMH/FS4U6D1HWLCVCMH.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 The Objective of this project is to test batteries to find out if they hold a significant charge and are still usable. I recently had a laptop battery fail and after taking it apart I realized I needed a quick way to test each individual 3.7 volt lithium ion cell. As a result this is what I came up ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:19:57 PDT
USB Charger Kink Protector from an Upcycled Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Kink-Protector-from-an-Upcycled-Pen/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:00:40 PDT
Ultra-Portable micro usb charger with strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-Portable-micro-usb-charger-with-strap/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:32:55 PDT
Power generating shoe for charging mobile phones and torch lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-generating-shoe-for-charging-mobile-phones-a/
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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 01:02:01 PDT
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the AnkerĀ® 25W 5-Port USB Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-your-Android-devices-at-full-capacity-using/
Charge your Android devices at full capacity using the AnkerĀ® 25W 5-Port USB Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/Y5EW/HW7Q98MG/FPHY5EWHW7Q98MG.SMALL.jpg diogosodre The Anker® 25W 5-Port Charger is an amazing charger! Unfortunately I it has some ports specific to iOS devices. Since I only own Android devices i could only charge them at full capacity on 2 of the 5 ports available, so I decided to fix that and here is how it was done! Open it! After many tries...
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:00:10 PDT
USB charger 9V http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-charger-9V/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 13:28:11 PDT
3D Printed Pebble Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Pebble-Charger/
3D Printed Pebble Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/C59P/HVV0O6IC/F7OC59PHVV0O6IC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/C59P/HVV0O6IC/F7OC59PHVV0O6IC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/C59P/HVV0O6IC/F7OC59PHVV0O6IC.SMALL.jpg zjenja This little charger for your Pebble Smartwatch can be made within 30 minutes. We are going to make the entire charger (yes, including the USB plug!). Instead of using magnets, this charger snaps nicely on your watch. This allows you to leave it directly in the USB port.It works great as an alternati...
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Sat, 31 May 2014 08:58:38 PDT
Hack 2 Devices For A Cheap portable USB Charger and Ryobi Battery Charge indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Ryobi-Battery-Indicator-With-USB-Charger/
Hack 2 Devices For A Cheap portable USB Charger and Ryobi Battery Charge indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O5CG/HVTLUTL5/FRMO5CGHVTLUTL5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O5CG/HVTLUTL5/FRMO5CGHVTLUTL5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/O5CG/HVTLUTL5/FRMO5CGHVTLUTL5.SMALL.jpg joekemp1 I would like to first apologies in advance if my instructions are not clear, as this is my first time posting an Intractable. After seeing a similar gadget that looked alike it required a lot more work without the added feature of having a battery indicator built in I decided to post mine. Please fe...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 10:29:26 PDT
solar cell phone charger for idiots like me http://www.instructables.com/id/solar-cell-phone-charger-for-idiots-like-me/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 09:50:07 PDT
Portable Mobile Charger (Solar) from Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Mobile-Charger-Solar-from-Scrap/
Portable Mobile Charger (Solar) from Scrap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HQHI/HVKM9AKO/F43HQHIHVKM9AKO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HQHI/HVKM9AKO/F43HQHIHVKM9AKO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F43/HQHI/HVKM9AKO/F43HQHIHVKM9AKO.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve Have you ever wanted to make a portable mobile charger so that you can get a little extra charge? In this instructable I'm going to convert old scrap to convert it to a mobile charger that gives long charges and can be powered via solar-panels, this gives you all the power to keep your mobile, camer...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 10:20:20 PDT
Mikey Go Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikey-Go-Home/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 12:26:23 PDT
IPhone gadgets (lamp, fan, docking station, etc...) http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-gadgets-lamp-fan-docking-station-etc/
IPhone gadgets (lamp, fan, docking station, etc...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/85NH/HUYM4UV3/FFZ85NHHUYM4UV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/85NH/HUYM4UV3/FFZ85NHHUYM4UV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/85NH/HUYM4UV3/FFZ85NHHUYM4UV3.SMALL.jpg Matlek I'm a huge fan of gadgets so I decided to make my own gadgets for my iPhone 4.This instructable will work with all the iDevices having the old 30 pins dock connectors. If you have an iDevice with the Apple lightning connector, don't be sad I'm sure it is quite easy to manage reading this instructabl...
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Sun, 11 May 2014 12:52:00 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
Go Green! Charge your phone with FIRE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermal-Electric-USB-Charger/
Go Green! Charge your phone with FIRE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/X5WQ/HUYBCXH7/FPTX5WQHUYBCXH7.SMALL.jpg Ryan Depace This Thermal Electric USB charger allows you to plug in, charge and use your device! It contains 4 - Thermal Electric modules that charge up 4 NI-MH backup batteries for the purpose of charging your phone. MATERIALS ToolsWire StrippersSoldering IronDrillFlush CuttersHeat GunPliersEtchentCompute...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 15:34:59 PDT
How to make a Simple Table light http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Simple-Table-light/
How to make a Simple Table light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/5NSJ/HUX9YZTY/FHY5NSJHUX9YZTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/5NSJ/HUX9YZTY/FHY5NSJHUX9YZTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/5NSJ/HUX9YZTY/FHY5NSJHUX9YZTY.SMALL.jpg MYawar The room that I study in recieves the precious heart warming Golden bright shining rays from the sun but when it's past 11 I feel that it's 7 in the evening and this fills me with Drowsiness, I Try to remove the hands of dark from my study room by switching on three 22 watt CFL's which seem like fir...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 00:09:55 PDT
Keychain iPhone Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-iPhone-Cable/
Keychain iPhone Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/BPIE/HUWI6UKZ/FFWBPIEHUWI6UKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/BPIE/HUWI6UKZ/FFWBPIEHUWI6UKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/BPIE/HUWI6UKZ/FFWBPIEHUWI6UKZ.SMALL.jpg sjroth I often find myself with my iPod or iPad at about 10% charge, but without a way to charge it. I recently discovered that you can buy keychain chargers, and that immediately got me thinking about how I could make one myself. At first I wanted to make a mini lightning cable, but soon found out that ...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 13:02:14 PDT
Portable Solar Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Solar-Charger/
Portable Solar Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ULU7/HURHO1NA/FPXULU7HURHO1NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ULU7/HURHO1NA/FPXULU7HURHO1NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/ULU7/HURHO1NA/FPXULU7HURHO1NA.SMALL.jpg Khaleel123 I wanted to make a portable solar charger that could be used to hold various accessories and keep my phone in the shade while charging. The first thing I did is buy an inexpensive panel that could output around 300ma @ 20 volts. After finding one I bought a USB car charger that can take an input vol...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 17:20:53 PDT
Charge Any Phone Without Its Charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-Any-Phone-Without-Its-Charger/
Charge Any Phone Without Its Charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AJ6B/HUH8FNNF/FAQAJ6BHUH8FNNF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AJ6B/HUH8FNNF/FAQAJ6BHUH8FNNF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAQ/AJ6B/HUH8FNNF/FAQAJ6BHUH8FNNF.SMALL.jpg imodfrenzy What's Needed What you need for this is a USB (broken or not , just make sure it's long enough), you will also need the phone you want to charge.Im using a samsung SGH-T809(old phone, didn't have its proprietary charger). The last thing you need is something to plug the USB into, I recommended a...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 12:44:08 PDT
Power Up ANYTHING with old cell phone chargers. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-Up-ANYTHING-with-old-cell-phone-chargers/
Power Up ANYTHING with old cell phone chargers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/EWJQ/HUFW5YYI/F9REWJQHUFW5YYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/EWJQ/HUFW5YYI/F9REWJQHUFW5YYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/EWJQ/HUFW5YYI/F9REWJQHUFW5YYI.SMALL.jpg ihemkes Hi guys! Have you ever found in the situation where you need batteries for your remote TV controller, or it just uses a lot of them that becomes expensive to use it? In this Instructable im going to show you how to turn any old cell phone charger into a mini emergency power supply for electronic e...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 14:39:46 PDT
Portable Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Charger-1/
Portable Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/MRCM/HUBJO5DY/FIEMRCMHUBJO5DY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/MRCM/HUBJO5DY/FIEMRCMHUBJO5DY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/MRCM/HUBJO5DY/FIEMRCMHUBJO5DY.SMALL.jpg 00015161 People use their electronics all day, everyday. They use them so much that the  battery could run out. Have you ever been out and needed a charger? Well the Portable Charger can help you with that. You can charger your phone anywhere you need to. People who keep their phone on them often don’t turn ...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:25:53 PDT
MintyBoost Portable Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/MintyBoost-Portable-Charger/
MintyBoost Portable Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/TIU3/HUBWNTPU/F18TIU3HUBWNTPU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/TIU3/HUBWNTPU/F18TIU3HUBWNTPU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F18/TIU3/HUBWNTPU/F18TIU3HUBWNTPU.SMALL.jpg 10013756 Everyone hates to be stuck somewhere with no outlet because then they can not charge their phone!  In this intractable you will learn how to solder together a MinyBoost v3.0 kit so you wont get stuck with a dead phone with no where to charge it. Materials The first step is gathering all of your m...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:01:59 PDT
Wind Powered USB Device Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wind-Powered-USB-Device-Charger/
Wind Powered USB Device Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/2UDX/HU84213U/FXW2UDXHU84213U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/2UDX/HU84213U/FXW2UDXHU84213U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/2UDX/HU84213U/FXW2UDXHU84213U.SMALL.jpg Jkbrick This is an easy Eco-Friendly way to charge practically any USB device. If you have any questions or comments, just contact me at jesse.hambrick@earthlink.net Materials • Small crank powered flashlight. Crack it open and get the little DC power generator, as in the picture. •DC to DC 5v USB power ...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:03:08 PDT
120 volt AC AA battery Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/120-volt-AC-AA-battery-Charger/
120 volt AC AA battery Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/KLPX/HU0GPX1O/FJHKLPXHU0GPX1O.SMALL.jpg kc8hps This charger is very unique in that it will charge all different types of AA ,C, D ,9 volt batteries depending on the battery holder that you select for the project. This project does not require the use of a step down transformer only one diode. This charger is even capable of charging alkaline ba...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:55:02 PDT
How to connect your 4 button battery charger to your computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-your-4-button-battery-charger-to-yo/
How to connect your 4 button battery charger to your computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/N5XN/HTUFBMKA/FDCN5XNHTUFBMKA.SMALL.jpg The nerdling You may have a hobbykign eco six, or whatever and want to connect it to your computer to log everything this works on windows you will need:   a hobyking usb cable located here http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__9043__... spare servo cable with plug a charger a win...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:31:16 PDT
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-SOLAR-CHARGE-CONTROLLER-PWM/
ARDUINO SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (PWM) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/YM6F/HUVPR755/F4HYM6FHUVPR755.SMALL.jpg deba168 In my previous instructables I described the details of energy monitoring of a off grid solar system.I have also won the 123D circuits competition for that.You can see this ARDUINO ENERGY METER. Please vote for me..... In solar power system, charge controller is the heart of the system which was...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 01:49:18 PDT
Phone Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-Charger/
Phone Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/KXE6/HTHKFYG0/FJ7KXE6HTHKFYG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/KXE6/HTHKFYG0/FJ7KXE6HTHKFYG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/KXE6/HTHKFYG0/FJ7KXE6HTHKFYG0.SMALL.jpg Mock5 This is a simple phone charger that is using an 7805 voltage regulator. Materials/parts/tools: 7805 voltage regulator small aluminum plate (38x27mm) thermal Paste USB female socket terminal block (for power connection) screw 2x 10uF capacitors (SMD) 180 ohms resistor (SMD) red...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 04:55:29 PDT
Mini line tracer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-line-tracer/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:27:18 PDT
Charge your phone with a car battery (6V-24V) http://www.instructables.com/id/Charge-your-phone-with-a-car-battery-6V-24V/
Charge your phone with a car battery (6V-24V) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/82E3/HT3DZW0M/FRH82E3HT3DZW0M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/82E3/HT3DZW0M/FRH82E3HT3DZW0M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/82E3/HT3DZW0M/FRH82E3HT3DZW0M.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab Charging your smartphone while camping outside is not always easy. I am showing you how to charge your phone by using a car battery and a moped battery. You can also use the gadget with any kind of 6V-24V power source. Watch the video! The video already talks about the most important facts. But...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 06:50:25 PDT
Pocket-Sized Stereo With Built-In MP3 Player And Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Stereo-With-Built-In-MP3-Player-And-P/
Pocket-Sized Stereo With Built-In MP3 Player And Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/EM8K/HSPP5B7E/FUJEM8KHSPP5B7E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/EM8K/HSPP5B7E/FUJEM8KHSPP5B7E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUJ/EM8K/HSPP5B7E/FUJEM8KHSPP5B7E.SMALL.jpg ctx1985 I'm always trying to make a better, smaller mini stereo that fits comfortably in your pocket, but also puts out at least a half decent level of sound. This is my latest creation... It's a small tin that has not only a built-in amplifier and speakers, but also a 600mAh LiPo battery and USB 5v boost ...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:11:02 PDT
7.2v-14v Charging Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/72v-14v-Charging-Hack/
7.2v-14v Charging Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WNPF/HSRZMH0L/FWDWNPFHSRZMH0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WNPF/HSRZMH0L/FWDWNPFHSRZMH0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/WNPF/HSRZMH0L/FWDWNPFHSRZMH0L.SMALL.jpg KENJA This is a Simple Supplement to my Scorpion 12v Battery Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-SCORPION-USB-P... If you have or acquire an old Charging pod for a drill Battery Pack (Good Will, Garage sale etc...there cheap) Option #1 simply tear open an old bad battery pack and solder the p...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 11:38:30 PDT
"THE SCORPION" USB Power Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-SCORPION-USB-Power-Bank/
"THE SCORPION" USB Power Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/93MW/HSRZERKQ/FKE93MWHSRZERKQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/93MW/HSRZERKQ/FKE93MWHSRZERKQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/93MW/HSRZERKQ/FKE93MWHSRZERKQ.SMALL.jpg KENJA 12v USB Power Bank Made from materials likely laying around or at a store near you... for less then the cost of a pizza dinner. Massive Power And charging time for Low Investment With this as with many DIY Projects there are many variations and option to making one of these... So duplicat...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:26:07 PDT
18650 Battery Charger, Transformed from Galaxy S Charging Cradle http://www.instructables.com/id/18650-Battery-Charger-Transformed-from-Galaxy-S-Ch/
18650 Battery Charger, Transformed from Galaxy S Charging Cradle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IVIK/HSQ4BL8M/FM1IVIKHSQ4BL8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IVIK/HSQ4BL8M/FM1IVIKHSQ4BL8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM1/IVIK/HSQ4BL8M/FM1IVIKHSQ4BL8M.SMALL.jpg wonstoneyoo It's a simple work to transform Smart Phone Charging Credle to a 18650 Li-Ion Battery Charger as following steps. 1. Remove label of the back side and unscrew 2 screws with Philips #1 Screw Driver. 2. Open the slicing cover and remove it - just apply force to untrck. 3. Cut away about 17mm of top h...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:04:12 PDT
USB Lipo Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Lipo-Charger/
USB Lipo Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/HE5M/HSPP53Y3/F1UHE5MHSPP53Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/HE5M/HSPP53Y3/F1UHE5MHSPP53Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/HE5M/HSPP53Y3/F1UHE5MHSPP53Y3.SMALL.jpg totof60 In my first "instructable"I have said that I had the project to make a lipo charger. This the first test ! It's not the final version . It's the first time i soldering smd parts. dont worry it's very easy; put little past soldering on the pad  to the board put the smd solder with a little hot air ...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 02:02:28 PDT
Restoring/Recharging over-discharged LiPo (Lithium Polymer) batteries! http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-over-discharged-LiPo-Lithium-Polymer-bat/
Restoring/Recharging over-discharged LiPo (Lithium Polymer) batteries! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/6KKS/HSE95FP0/F7J6KKSHSE95FP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/6KKS/HSE95FP0/F7J6KKSHSE95FP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/6KKS/HSE95FP0/F7J6KKSHSE95FP0.SMALL.jpg panther3001 LiPo batteries should never be discharged below 3.0V/cell, or it may permanently damage them.  Many chargers don't even allow you to charge a LiPo battery below 2.5V/cell.  So, if you accidentally run your plane/car too long, you don't have your low voltage cutoff set properly in the ESC (Electronic...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 19:55:22 PST
DIY PowerCube! : Ultimate Charging Solution http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PowerCube-Ultimate-Charging-Solution/
DIY PowerCube! : Ultimate Charging Solution - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/HY6R/HS70D4PN/FYTHY6RHS70D4PN.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Hi Everyone, Today we will make a Usb Charger that will work on a 9v Battery and can Serve any Gadget that could be charged over Usb. It can Serve Apple Products Also.It is a Easy Project which can be made by Everyone.Just a Warning Before i Start : There is a risk of Getting the Wires wrong by yo...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 05:07:10 PST