Instructables: exploring - technology - cheap - easy http://www.instructables.com Sat, 3 Dec 2016 05:58:27 PST BLOX v1.01 Simple Arduino Timer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Arduino-Timer/
Simple Arduino Timer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD8/Y92K/IW6PJS0T/FD8Y92KIW6PJS0T.SMALL.jpg madnerd Need a timer to check how much times you spent on a task ?Or maybe you want to make a clock without a RTC module ?I didn't find a code to make one easily so I share mine.This is also a good test to check if your DFRobot LCD Keypad Shield works correctly and learn how to use it. First, we will upload...
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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 09:38:25 PST
Super easy Quadcopter(超级简单四轴无人机) http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Quadcopter超级简单四轴无人机/
Super easy Quadcopter(超级简单四轴无人机) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/QWP9/IW6PFTY5/FAXQWP9IW6PFTY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/QWP9/IW6PFTY5/FAXQWP9IW6PFTY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/QWP9/IW6PFTY5/FAXQWP9IW6PFTY5.SMALL.jpg Zhangyifan This Instructable contains both English and Chinese versions. 此instructable 包含中文版Quadcopters are quite expensive now, but if one can make his own quadcopter, he will not need to spend so much money. Every part of my Quadcopter was bought on the internet, and I just need to put them together. Sounds ...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 22:01:30 PST
Cheap DIY Ambientlight using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Ambilight-Tutorial-for-PC-Using-Arduino/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 12:37:29 PST
Control Arduino with a portable app http://www.instructables.com/id/UTest-Make-USB-Devices-With-Arduino/
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 03:37:39 PST
DIY Remote Control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Remote-Control/
DIY Remote Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/DO7D/IUSLPN5O/FB5DO7DIUSLPN5O.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/DO7D/IUSLPN5O/FB5DO7DIUSLPN5O.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/DO7D/IUSLPN5O/FB5DO7DIUSLPN5O.SMALL.jpg flanman1999 Controlling something remotely often seems a daunting task, requiring either expensive components or a lot of experience with radios and electronics. But it doesn't have to be! Here I show how to easily adapt existing circuits to suit your own needs. Finding a controller The easiest way to do t...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:33:36 PDT
An audio player with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Audio-Player-With-an-Arduino/
An audio player with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/IQXP/IUOI1HDX/FZ2IQXPIUOI1HDX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/IQXP/IUOI1HDX/FZ2IQXPIUOI1HDX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/IQXP/IUOI1HDX/FZ2IQXPIUOI1HDX.SMALL.jpg madnerd I wanted to make an audio player using an arduino but I didn't have an microsd card reader or an mp3 decoder chip.I managed to make one, using an micro sd adapter and wav files (8bits/8000hz)Of course, the audio quality is bad, and the arduino can only read the wav files, but this gives an nice retr...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:29:13 PDT
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pure-Black-Photography-Background/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:24:36 PDT
DIY Wall Mounted Water Cooled Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mounted-Water-Cooled-Computer/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:20:58 PDT
BareDuino - How to program and make an absolutely minimalistic Arduino running the internal clock http://www.instructables.com/id/BareDuino-How-to-Program-and-Make-a-Minimalistic-A/
BareDuino - How to program and make an absolutely minimalistic Arduino running the internal clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/59BK/IUAV71N3/FTK59BKIUAV71N3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/59BK/IUAV71N3/FTK59BKIUAV71N3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/59BK/IUAV71N3/FTK59BKIUAV71N3.SMALL.jpg Skorekaj This project came about when i got interested in Arduino and what you could do with them. I ordered an Arduino Leonardo and started to mess around with the various elementary projects and sensors. I quickly realised that i wanted to make something that could run for a long time and was using little ...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:17:11 PDT
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pimp-Your-Cars-Stereo-Adding-Bluetooth-to-Your-Hea/
Pimp Your Car's Stereo. Adding Bluetooth to Your Head-unit. ($2,- Project) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/AEHD/ITW2KHD9/FVFAEHDITW2KHD9.SMALL.jpg Meatlove Modern times ask for modern solutions. Many of us drive cars older than the modern smartphone. And there lies a problem. How you're gonna stream your favorite music to your speakers.A lot of cars have a AUX (auxiliary) port to connect devices such as your smartphone. But having loose cables in your ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2016 13:21:15 PDT
How To make an HTC vive with Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-an-HTC-Vive-With-Google-Cardboard/
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:50:09 PDT
Cheap DIY Micro SD Card to Arduino Adaptor - and How to Use Stripboard / Veroboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DIY-Micro-SD-Card-to-Arduino-Adaptor-and-How/
Cheap DIY Micro SD Card to Arduino Adaptor - and How to Use Stripboard / Veroboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/HZ4M/ITKJDSLF/FEWHZ4MITKJDSLF.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic You can probably build this from parts lying around your workshop, but the access speed to the card is limited to about 4MHz or SPI half speed.You will need:Micro SD cardMicro to full size SD card adaptorStripboard / veroboard / prototyping board3.3V voltage regulator - I used an LD1117AV333 x 1k8 r...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:46:42 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Simple Lightsaber http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Lightsaber-1/
Simple Lightsaber - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/4LKB/IT22NV8X/FRZ4LKBIT22NV8X.SMALL.jpg spaktashabit I've always wanted a custom lightsaber but haven't had the money. this is a relatively cheap way to make an awesome super bright extremely durable lightsaber. some of the parts It takes 3 leds end to end to make 1 inch. so if you have a 36 inch blade like the one I'm making you'll need about 110...
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Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:15:38 PDT
How to Make Simple Solar Powered Air Cooler Cheap and Easy Full Tutorial Step by Step Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Solar-Powered-Air-Cooler-Cheap-/
How to Make Simple Solar Powered Air Cooler Cheap and Easy Full Tutorial Step by Step Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/X2IU/IT22TY1Z/F7IX2IUIT22TY1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/X2IU/IT22TY1Z/F7IX2IUIT22TY1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/X2IU/IT22TY1Z/F7IX2IUIT22TY1Z.SMALL.jpg RaheelT1 MATERIALS: 1) SOLAR PLATE (150 WATTS ,PHOTO VOLTAIC MODULE INCLUDED) 2) A WIRE OF LOW RESISTANCE TO CONNECT COOLER TO SOLAR PLATE + 2 TEN AMPERE BUTTONS 3) DC MOTOR OF ABOUT 8 AMPERES 4) FAN BLADES OF YOUR CHOICE 5) AQUARIUM WATER PUMP (POWER OF 2 TO 4 METERS) 6) RUBBER GAS PIPES 2...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 07:17:53 PDT
cheap and easy passive low cut, high pass inline filter XLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Passive-Low-Cut-High-Pass-Inline-Fi/
cheap and easy passive low cut, high pass inline filter XLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WCOI/ISCC8IRL/FPFWCOIISCC8IRL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WCOI/ISCC8IRL/FPFWCOIISCC8IRL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPF/WCOI/ISCC8IRL/FPFWCOIISCC8IRL.SMALL.jpg jorge talamantes i started this proyect because i have a earset (omnidirectional) wireless microphone and the bass region was causing troubles with a lot of feedback, it started because where i use it they installed a couple of 18 inch subwoofers, so i need to filter the lower frecuencys, so i started searching and ...
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Wed, 7 Sep 2016 02:07:32 PDT
Smart Power Socket http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Power-Socket/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 20:47:16 PDT
RECYCLE A COKE CAN INTO A MINI FRIDGE! http://www.instructables.com/id/RECYCLE-a-COKE-CAN-INTO-a-MINI-FRIDGE1/
RECYCLE A COKE CAN INTO A MINI FRIDGE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/59PR/ISCAJ2CQ/FPJ59PRISCAJ2CQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/59PR/ISCAJ2CQ/FPJ59PRISCAJ2CQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/59PR/ISCAJ2CQ/FPJ59PRISCAJ2CQ.SMALL.jpg Tawhid K TRANSFORM A SODA CAN INTO A WORKING MINI REFRIGERATOR IN ONE MINUTE! CHEAP, FUN, AND HASSLEFREE!-------------------- PLEASE CHECK OUT MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR MORE COOL VIDEOS → https://www.youtube.com/c/tawhidk--------------------My Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/djcoinmoney My Instagram: https...
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Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:58:57 PDT
Ultimate guide to building your multirotor frames cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Guide-to-Building-Your-Multirotor-Frames-/
Ultimate guide to building your multirotor frames cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/LL7T/IRXPY8V2/FBALL7TIRXPY8V2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/LL7T/IRXPY8V2/FBALL7TIRXPY8V2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/LL7T/IRXPY8V2/FBALL7TIRXPY8V2.SMALL.jpg robobot3112 Hey there guys! Long time no see.So heres how it goes, I was shopping on ebay for parts when i see all these rather weak and lame quadrotor tricopter hexa and octa as well as y6 and y4 frames going for anywhere from 800-6500 rs. I thought of building my own frames just in case i wanted an upgrade fr...
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:17:30 PDT
How to Build a Cheap Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Cheap-Quadcopter-1/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2016 19:20:50 PDT
Easy 5$ Pocket Taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-5-Pocket-Taser/
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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 05:54:40 PDT
Simple Pi CCTV with Online Video http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Low-bandwidth-Simple-CCTV-System-With-Pi-for/
Simple Pi CCTV with Online Video - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BDFC/IQV7OHT9/FDQBDFCIQV7OHT9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BDFC/IQV7OHT9/FDQBDFCIQV7OHT9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/BDFC/IQV7OHT9/FDQBDFCIQV7OHT9.SMALL.jpg samanje Ever wanted to have an eye on your room, holiday home, own home, garage, work place or anywhere else for that matter but the facilities available (e.g. limited internet supply) prevented you from having a sustainable CCTV system from working, or you simply did not want to spend big? Then this tutori...
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 04:40:53 PDT
DIY Conductive Ink / Paint for Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Conductive-Ink-Paint-for-Cheap/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:30:12 PDT
Another cheap Air condition http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Cheap-Air-Condition/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 09:05:38 PDT
LED FLASHLIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-TORCH-1/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 03:55:17 PDT
How to Make a Very Simple Robot (JitterBot) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Very-Simple-Robot-JitterBot/
How to Make a Very Simple Robot (JitterBot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FM9T/IQ6UN11I/F1OFM9TIQ6UN11I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FM9T/IQ6UN11I/F1OFM9TIQ6UN11I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/FM9T/IQ6UN11I/F1OFM9TIQ6UN11I.SMALL.jpg samsneatprojects The Jitterbot is a very simple and cheap robot that you can make with items around the house. Also, you don't need to program or code anything! This is a great project for parents and kids, robotics/DIY beginners, or just anyone who wants to make an easy and fun project!I recommend watching the vide...
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Sun, 3 Jul 2016 11:16:46 PDT
How to Play Any Game in VR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-Any-Game-in-VR/
How to Play Any Game in VR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/AIXF/IPY0L5D3/F7AAIXFIPY0L5D3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/AIXF/IPY0L5D3/F7AAIXFIPY0L5D3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7A/AIXF/IPY0L5D3/F7AAIXFIPY0L5D3.SMALL.jpg ryan422 This is a tutorial on how to play any game in virtual reality using a android phone google cardboard and Trinus VR Supplies I WILL GO THOUGH INSTALLATIONGoogle Cardboard (or any android vr viewer)Trinus Vr app on phone Free or Paid Version (The apps are the same but one has a time limit)Trinus V...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:03:56 PDT
Cheap USB Digital Voltmeter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-USB-Digital-Voltmeter/
Cheap USB Digital Voltmeter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/Y1ZY/IPWWT6TK/F9HY1ZYIPWWT6TK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/Y1ZY/IPWWT6TK/F9HY1ZYIPWWT6TK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9H/Y1ZY/IPWWT6TK/F9HY1ZYIPWWT6TK.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Digital voltmeter+USB = USB digital Voltmeter. If you finish make charger, power bank, or any device for charging. You need to check the output voltage to use it, if the output voltage is too high or too low? you need this tools.This tool can measure the voltage from 3v - 30v! This tool will protec...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:39:17 PDT
LCD 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/LCD-3D-Printer/
LCD 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/J7GB/IPVHDI8I/FZIJ7GBIPVHDI8I.SMALL.jpg lcs5000 I am a fifteen year old who took an interest in 3D printing about two years ago. I tried and failed to build a fused deposition modeling 3D printer. There were too many moving parts that I had issues with. So, I began exploring simpler, less complex printers. I came across the "Olo" smartphone 3D pr...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 07:44:28 PDT
Voice Controlled Home Automation System (Cheap & Easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Home-Automation-System-Cheap-Easy/
Voice Controlled Home Automation System (Cheap & Easy) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JWCV/IPR4WTO2/FX8JWCVIPR4WTO2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JWCV/IPR4WTO2/FX8JWCVIPR4WTO2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/JWCV/IPR4WTO2/FX8JWCVIPR4WTO2.SMALL.jpg 2kdjw Using an Arduino, a recycled laptop and limited programming skills, you could be able to create your own home automation system using the following steps.This instructable shows a cheap method to create such a system using free software and limited programming skills. The general method can be appli...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:07:09 PDT
Palpebra - Laptop Webcam Sliding Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Palpebra-Laptop-Webcam-Sliding-Cover/
Palpebra - Laptop Webcam Sliding Cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/14J8/IP9RG3GH/FHB14J8IP9RG3GH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/14J8/IP9RG3GH/FHB14J8IP9RG3GH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHB/14J8/IP9RG3GH/FHB14J8IP9RG3GH.SMALL.jpg trocatintas Why?Because privacy matters, I came up with this inexpensive "device" to protect us from prying eyes.It's quite simple to put together. Materials and tools Measurements Get familiar with both the idea and the measurements you will have to take. Diverse laptop models will have different webcam...
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Sun, 12 Jun 2016 07:36:48 PDT
Flower From a Floppy Disk http://www.instructables.com/id/Flower-From-a-Floppy-Disk/
Flower From a Floppy Disk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HRFG/IOZ548N8/FRFHRFGIOZ548N8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HRFG/IOZ548N8/FRFHRFGIOZ548N8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HRFG/IOZ548N8/FRFHRFGIOZ548N8.SMALL.jpg Mareene Make an easy and cute little flower from an old floppy disk. Open the floppy disk Take a floppy disk and open it to get the disk inside. Cut the flower Cut the floppy disk in 6, 8, 12 or even 16 parts. Give a petal shape to each part and then fold them up to shape the flower. And done! U...
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 00:16:33 PDT
Mini monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Monitor/
Mini monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/8XQ5/ION6P6Z5/F9D8XQ5ION6P6Z5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/8XQ5/ION6P6Z5/F9D8XQ5ION6P6Z5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/8XQ5/ION6P6Z5/F9D8XQ5ION6P6Z5.SMALL.jpg balsuryana So many type of monitor. Small, Medium, Big and many size of monitor.Now i will show you how to make a mini monitor with cardboard containers. Its easy to make it. The size is less than 20 cm. You can watch movie, listen song, and play game!!Ok. Let's make it! You need: CardboardRulerPen / Anyth...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 06:30:03 PDT
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-LEDs-Controller-20/
DIY Beginners LEDs Controller (<20$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/31VR/IO6E0LS3/FJS31VRIO6E0LS3.SMALL.jpg AlexandreI4 Ever wanted a color-changing LED array above your bed or in your living room ? Want to make your own Christmas lights ? You want to control exactly how your LEDs are going to behave ? Have an automatic turn ON/OFF, different colors on every different day etc...Also, this project is pretty easy, fast...
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Sun, 15 May 2016 07:57:52 PDT
DIY Arduino 3D IR Gesture Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-Build-DIY-Arduino-3D-IR-Gesture-Sensor/
DIY Arduino 3D IR Gesture Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/T0C9/INYTZH9G/FONT0C9INYTZH9G.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/T0C9/INYTZH9G/FONT0C9INYTZH9G.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FON/T0C9/INYTZH9G/FONT0C9INYTZH9G.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Britos If you like this project please vote for it in the "Sensors Contest 2016" as it took me a lot of time to make it (pressing the top-right button that says "Vote").* Have you ever wanted to use hand-gestures to control the music, a robot or any other thing but you just didn't know how? Well, now you ...
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Sun, 8 May 2016 11:32:43 PDT
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hack-Your-Hot-Girlfriends-Nightlight-With-Y/
Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/9Z1J/INYTZSP8/F8S9Z1JINYTZSP8.SMALL.jpg Ruben Marc Speybrouck Control ANY light or electrical appliance with you tablet or smartphone (wifi) using arduino, blynk and a wemos / ESP8266 boardIn this tutorial we will be making something I call a wifi controlled ac switch. (But it also works for DC applications that are powered by a wall outlet) Basically we will ...
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Fri, 6 May 2016 05:02:40 PDT
The WORLD FASTEST and cheapeast NodeMCU Housing http://www.instructables.com/id/The-WORLD-FASTEST-and-Cheapeast-NodeMCU-Housing/
The WORLD FASTEST and cheapeast NodeMCU Housing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/JVE0/IN70VDCG/FR9JVE0IN70VDCG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/JVE0/IN70VDCG/FR9JVE0IN70VDCG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/JVE0/IN70VDCG/FR9JVE0IN70VDCG.SMALL.jpg AndreasO1 Here is the world fastest NodeMCU Housing!You need a NodeMCU :) and a Tube from a fizzy tablet. (I have always Magnesium in my castle)A drill or hand drill, may be a cutter to make it "looking good".My Tube have a diameter from 2,7 centimeter.First cut the tube to the right length, i cut my first to...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 09:58:20 PDT
433MHz 4Ch Remote Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/433MHz-4Ch-Remote-Controller/
433MHz 4Ch Remote Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/D8W0/IM5WJFFT/FWVD8W0IM5WJFFT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/D8W0/IM5WJFFT/FWVD8W0IM5WJFFT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/D8W0/IM5WJFFT/FWVD8W0IM5WJFFT.SMALL.jpg ibenkos This is a guide on how to make a 4CH 433MHz wireless transmitter and receiver to control just about anything you want, I connected 4 LED's just to demonstrate.I used the HT12D decoder and the HT12E encoder for this project and a cheap 433MHz RF transmitter and receiver module. The range with an ante...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 05:51:46 PDT
Simple Cheap Arduino Oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Arduino-Oscilloscope/
Simple Cheap Arduino Oscilloscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/RZNZ/IM5WH9IL/FHTRZNZIM5WH9IL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/RZNZ/IM5WH9IL/FHTRZNZIM5WH9IL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/RZNZ/IM5WH9IL/FHTRZNZIM5WH9IL.SMALL.jpg AleksandarT2 Hello everybody! I came up with this interesting project, as I am beginning to learn processing, so I thought it would be cool to share it with you. Hope you'll enjoy it!Ok, just to make things clear, this is by no means a professional, good quality oscilloscope. It's just meant to be simple, intere...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 17:59:57 PDT
Easy DIY Crystal Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Crystal-Lamp/
Easy DIY Crystal Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/V80W/IM28Z589/FW9V80WIM28Z589.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/V80W/IM28Z589/FW9V80WIM28Z589.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/V80W/IM28Z589/FW9V80WIM28Z589.SMALL.jpg saige hill i realy wanted a lamp or my new rose quartz tip , so today im going to show you how to make a cheap one , or free! Type pressure and timed :you will needLEDcanister9V batteryclip :battery clip and all of above LIGHTS! for pressure :wrap the wire from the led around the positive and negative po...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:09:18 PDT
Simple and Cheap Homemade Air Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Cheap-Homemade-Air-Filter/
Simple and Cheap Homemade Air Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/WUSB/IM0THMM3/FQ2WUSBIM0THMM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/WUSB/IM0THMM3/FQ2WUSBIM0THMM3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/WUSB/IM0THMM3/FQ2WUSBIM0THMM3.SMALL.jpg kiserwr This is a guide for your average DIYer that wants a cheap and easy solution to improve the indoor air quality of his/her medium to small sized living space. By forcing air through activated carbon, you can effectively “scrub” the air of organic particles and other pollutants like dust. This scrubbin...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 03:23:16 PDT
Cheap and Easy FPV Headset Using Your Android Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-FPV-Headset-Using-Your-Android-Smar/
Cheap and Easy FPV Headset Using Your Android Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QLTH/ILV8C1VW/FE2QLTHILV8C1VW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QLTH/ILV8C1VW/FE2QLTHILV8C1VW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/QLTH/ILV8C1VW/FE2QLTHILV8C1VW.SMALL.jpg mb-labs.net Welcome to my first Instructable.In this Instructable we are going to build a FPV Headset.The goal was to make a cheap and easy to build FPV headset for under 20$ (phone not included) by using your smartphone as screen. It should be possible to build it in about one hour. Materials So here is wha...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2016 14:51:10 PDT
Quick and Easy Rugged LED Strip! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-Rugged-LED-Strip/
Quick and Easy Rugged LED Strip! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/GWDB/ILGXK5MO/FKVGWDBILGXK5MO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/GWDB/ILGXK5MO/FKVGWDBILGXK5MO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKV/GWDB/ILGXK5MO/FKVGWDBILGXK5MO.SMALL.jpg SurreyEARS In this instructable we show you how to make some cheap LED strip you can install in your home.With a bit of hunting around eBay or AliExpress, the strip and aluminium extrusion can be bought for £6 per metre.3-pin connecting clips are quite difficult to find cheaply, so here we show you how to use ...
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Sun, 6 Mar 2016 19:28:56 PST
HOW TO MAKE A SPEAKER FROM COCA-COLA | DIY |TUTORIAL http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-MAKE-a-SPEAKER-FROM-COCA-COLA-DIY-TUTORIAL/
HOW TO MAKE A SPEAKER FROM COCA-COLA | DIY |TUTORIAL - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/OYH3/IL6XGAXS/FA7OYH3IL6XGAXS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/OYH3/IL6XGAXS/FA7OYH3IL6XGAXS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/OYH3/IL6XGAXS/FA7OYH3IL6XGAXS.SMALL.jpg MORENA DIY https://youtu.be/DvIIVeYhl9o To do a SPEAKER FROM COCA-COLA you need!!! What you’ll need:- 1 cardboard tube; - 2 coca cans; - 1 marker for tracing; - a blade or scissors; - duct tape optional. This is a very easy tutorial about way to make speaker from coca cola for your smartphone ( iPhone, Sa...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:50:11 PST
WAVE- The Ultimate Helping Hands Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/WAVE-the-Ultimate-Helping-Hands-Device/
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 00:02:56 PST
Microscope Dot (very Cheap and Accessible) http://www.instructables.com/id/Microscope-Dot-very-Cheap-and-Accessible/
Microscope Dot (very Cheap and Accessible) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/L1OP/IKFRTNDM/FIGL1OPIKFRTNDM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/L1OP/IKFRTNDM/FIGL1OPIKFRTNDM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/L1OP/IKFRTNDM/FIGL1OPIKFRTNDM.SMALL.jpg davids326 materials needed:-a smartphone-vegetable glycerin- optional: plastic needle Add a drop of glycerin on the camera lens of your smartphone level your phone, leaving the camera cantilevered, so you can put stuff underneath it. You can try to experiment with different liquids, different consi...
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 02:48:13 PST
Simple (bathroom) Vacancy Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-bathroom-Vacancy-Sign/
Simple (bathroom) Vacancy Sign - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/LZZ7/IK7BN51R/F81LZZ7IK7BN51R.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/LZZ7/IK7BN51R/F81LZZ7IK7BN51R.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F81/LZZ7/IK7BN51R/F81LZZ7IK7BN51R.SMALL.jpg rikuzenith This is my first electrical project ever, so I'll also try to make this instructable nice for other beginners to follow.I live in a small house where the laundry machine couldn't fit into the bathroom so it had to stay in the hallway. The water pipes have to go from the bathroom door, therefore it c...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 12:00:40 PST
Homade rc plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Homade-Rc-Plane/
Homade rc plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/MIPM/IK4AIKDJ/FIXMIPMIK4AIKDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/MIPM/IK4AIKDJ/FIXMIPMIK4AIKDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/MIPM/IK4AIKDJ/FIXMIPMIK4AIKDJ.SMALL.jpg Alexander heron the inventor Hello,I'm heron from indonesia I'm 13.Im going to show you how to make an easy rc plane from a broken rc car Collect your material You will need:a rc car(new or old),a 3,3 v battery,2 motors,a large cardboard,a exacto knife,a glue gun,solder,and some tape Making the body Use some cardboard and...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 23:28:08 PST
Simple 3.5 mm audio switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-35-Mm-Audio-Switch/
Simple 3.5 mm audio switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/H77F/IJUACFSZ/FLVH77FIJUACFSZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/H77F/IJUACFSZ/FLVH77FIJUACFSZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/H77F/IJUACFSZ/FLVH77FIJUACFSZ.SMALL.jpg CraftAndu Are you tired of constantly having to crawl under your desk to unplug a speaker cable and plug in the headphone cable? And then realizing that you plugged it into microphone hole instead. This can be a real hassle but a small device could ease this process to only a flick of a switch.This instructab...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 07:34:44 PST
Easiest Water level Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Easiest-Water-Level-Indicator/
Easiest Water level Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/8X4G/IJP232RV/FO98X4GIJP232RV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/8X4G/IJP232RV/FO98X4GIJP232RV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/8X4G/IJP232RV/FO98X4GIJP232RV.SMALL.jpg AbhishekR1 In day to day life storing water is one of the important task we have to do & with that we need to keep eye on that storage that the supply of water should be stopped when its reaches to its maximum level ,so this is best, cheapest & easiest circuit to do this task by just looking at LED indication ...
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 02:39:59 PST