Instructables: exploring - technology - cheap http://www.instructables.com Sun, 26 Apr 2015 01:16:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheap-glove-controller-and-propeller-car/
DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/QMES/I8UUXW7N/F5TQMESI8UUXW7N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/QMES/I8UUXW7N/F5TQMESI8UUXW7N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/QMES/I8UUXW7N/F5TQMESI8UUXW7N.SMALL.jpg ivver HI there,In this instructable I'll show you how to make the cheapest glove for controlling your robots or any other Arduino or raspberry pi based projects and for demonstration example I'll also include how a little tutorial how I made car controlled by this glove. This whole glove is pure improvis...
By: ivver

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:58:22 PDT
PC Controlled Arduino Robot (With a GUI!) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
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By: RoyPeer

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-led-flasher-simplepowerfull-and-effective/
Power led flasher-simple,powerfull and effective!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/R1AE/I8U15ONR/F7RR1AEI8U15ONR.SMALL.jpg Prabhat Tiwari hii guys,yesterday i was searching the internet for a flasher or strobe which i would use to slow motion photography or simply fun!!! ;) but i couldnt find any cheap and reliable alternative for those professional strobe light.then a thought struck in my mind that probably i could make one at home u...
By: Prabhat Tiwari

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:00:20 PDT
Cable extensions http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-extensions/
Cable extensions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/BPPN/I8SLTF4C/F3BBPPNI8SLTF4C.SMALL.jpg geartechbrandon Building my kids (and me too) a PiCade and console cabinet (will have RasPi with PiPlay OS, PS2, PS3 and XBox 360) I ran into the need to extend a lot of cables to properly wire the speakers and monitor. It's fast, it's cheap and it gets the job done. Nothing I hate more than waiting for supplies or...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:41:57 PDT
3D Printing Pen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printing-Pen/
3D Printing Pen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/QO8X/I8PQVNUO/FW5QO8XI8PQVNUO.SMALL.jpg cartercar__ Have you ever wanted to have a 3d printer? With its amazing DIY project usefulness, but it's just too expensive. Well, here's a nice, cheap, and easy way to make a 3d printing pen, which will get you started on your journey into the 3d printing world. This is a very cool hack that will give you the ...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:05:19 PDT
Accurate Liquid level Controller with low cost sensor and TV remote for settings http://www.instructables.com/id/Accurate-Liquid-level-Controller-with-low-cost-sen/
Accurate Liquid level Controller with low cost sensor and TV remote for settings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/PAY1/I8PQUDKJ/FPTPAY1I8PQUDKJ.SMALL.jpg jegatheesan.soundarapandian This is the my first personnel Arduino project. Even through i plan to automate our over tank water level i don't like to invest more money on instruments. I have some Arduino board and relay boards from my friends. So use that boards and some cheap rate sensors purchase from store.Most of the autom...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 10:54:47 PDT
20 watt stereo amplifier-simple and very cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/20-watt-stereo-amplifier-simple-and-very-cheap/
20 watt stereo amplifier-simple and very cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTW/WGCP/I8OH3OVF/FTWWGCPI8OH3OVF.SMALL.jpg Prabhat Tiwari want to listen to your favourite music loudly,but dont have any powerfull amplifier??want to have self made music system???are you getting bored of nasty and useless mono sound from tv,music player,dvd??want to have a self made cool and rich sound stereo amplifier but dont wanna spend alot???then y...
By: Prabhat Tiwari

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:49:53 PDT
Lets Make A $20 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-A-20-Droid/
Lets Make A $20 Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZTAL/I8LGQ1GC/F5BZTALI8LGQ1GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZTAL/I8LGQ1GC/F5BZTALI8LGQ1GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5B/ZTAL/I8LGQ1GC/F5BZTALI8LGQ1GC.SMALL.jpg syfrog Building your own R2d2 style astromech droid can get very expensive very fast and very complex to construct. I challenged myself to come up with a way to construct an astromech style droid that is both relatively cheap to build and you do not have to own a machine shop to construct. Let me int...
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:42:00 PDT
Personal bluetooth speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-bluetooth-speaker/
Personal bluetooth speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/0HS5/I8J9VL46/FCP0HS5I8J9VL46.SMALL.jpg fmoreno2 Making a bluetooth speaker isn't that hard and it even hasn't to be that expensive. With basic soldering skills and knowledge about electronics you can make yours in one day! Gather the parts A rechargeable battery, I used an old cell phone battery of 900mAh which gives me about 6 to 7h of music....
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:18:28 PDT
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Drill-Powerful-Gearmotor/
Hack a Drill - Powerful Gearmotor! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4B/X9MN/I8H69D71/F4BX9MNI8H69D71.SMALL.jpg simon.w.nordberg In this Instructable I will show you how to get a powerful gearmotor from a cordless drill!I found this cordless drill in the scrap bin at a second hand store. When I got home I discovered something odd (video...) Materials Cordless drill for hacking! Tools Philips head screwdriver Disassemb...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:56:51 PDT
Ghetto-Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghetto-Pro/
Ghetto-Pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WUGZ/I8FQYVLW/FSEWUGZI8FQYVLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WUGZ/I8FQYVLW/FSEWUGZI8FQYVLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/WUGZ/I8FQYVLW/FSEWUGZI8FQYVLW.SMALL.jpg TimK10 This is a very simple and cheap in car camera. See example video above. First and Only step You need to get a couple of the wide rubber bands. You will have to try a few different ones to find ones that are tight enough but don't break. Mine are tight enough I thought they might break but never ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:52:43 PDT
Variable ATX bench powersupply - FabLab edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Variable-ATX-bench-powersupply-FabLab-edition/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 05:34:28 PDT
Foam RC Plane Building Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Foam-RC-Plane-Building-Guide/
Foam RC Plane Building Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/9AQV/I88LQDUB/FOQ9AQVI88LQDUB.SMALL.jpg Dhipak Bala **All of my RC and robotics projects can be found here: https://projectinkerer.wordpress.com/**At this project's inception, I was inspired to design and build an inexpensive RC plane that I could fly for enjoyment and perhaps in the future stick a camera on. As an aspiring engineer, the idea of buil...
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 20:27:33 PDT
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE http://www.instructables.com/id/FOAM-CUTTING-MACHINE/
FOAM CUTTING MACHINE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7B/RLRP/I88LJAJ7/F7BRLRPI88LJAJ7.SMALL.jpg TrầnB What do you use for cutting foam? Knife, scissor or ...BLADE ?How do you feel when using them ? With me, terrible ==!To save the tiny foams and to be comfortable, my team made an idea about FOAM CUTTING MACHINEI feel very cool about this and it make my house much more tidy by fresh cut ! Why don’t y...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 03:17:28 PDT
How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-DIY-External-Laptop-HDD-Sata-Hard-Driv/
How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPC/FNMQ/I86P8A1U/FPCFNMQI86P8A1U.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 How to Make DIY External Laptop HDD Sata Hard Drive USB very cheap and easy do it ai your homeMaterials Needed: 15 mm x 120 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear in 4mm thicknes 15 mm x 60 mm x 2 Flexiglass Clear in 4mm thicknesGlueGun Elect Tape Mighty Bond (quickdry epoxy) Pencil,Ruler, Wood, Aluminium 3 mm thi...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 02:26:49 PDT
Cheap Dual Stepper Driver! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Dual-Stepper-Driver/
Cheap Dual Stepper Driver! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/4I1A/I85QR5GU/FTN4I1AI85QR5GU.SMALL.jpg hrayhan Hello everyone!, today i would like to tell you how to make cheap, dual stepper driver!I hope you enjoy this project for nice robotics project!Visit my project blog below:http://do-ityourself-project.blogspot.com/ Recognizing your stepper motor! A stepper motor contains average 4 to make a lot of...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 03:49:37 PDT
Simple Electric Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electric-Circuit/
Simple Electric Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/WS4Z/I84BFTCC/FBGWS4ZI84BFTCC.SMALL.gif nilnate519 Hello! Thanks for choosing this intractable to start your DIY journey into electronics. In this intractable, we will be building a super simple electric circuit consisting of a battery, a resistor, and two LEDs. I will help to guide you through the process, but please feel free to comment if anythin...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 20:18:26 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-Finished-/
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/LLKD/I84BD122/FSWLLKDI84BD122.SMALL.jpg bartroosen Bluetooth SpeakerMake your own loud Bluetooth Speaker easy explained, cheap and handy to use for less then 14$. Maybe you have some components which you don't need to buy like 3W speakers to make it less expensive. In the following steps I will try to explain on the easiest way how to assemble this ...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:07:02 PDT
desktop led clock http://www.instructables.com/id/desktop-led-clock/
desktop led clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM0/BSII/I84B87SN/FM0BSIII84B87SN.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer just needed a desk-clock that fit's on the desk from my wife it should fit with the color, and hey of course it should be self made. Get a DIY Kit that you like I ordered a kit from banggood.com they have a lot of nice clock's and they even get more from month to month. order here the clock with...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:05:50 PDT
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-3D-Printing-Alternatives-Guide/
Poor Man´s " 3D Printing " Alternatives Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/7RCY/I8011BU9/FP97RCYI8011BU9.SMALL.jpg MAYER MAKES Hi it´s that Guy from MAYER MAKES3D Printing is one of the greatest achievements for Makers in recent times, but there are some issues with it.Not everybody (myself included) can afford a 3D printer. The price tags come down every year but it´s still a very big investment. Building a 3d Printer from...
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 02:55:02 PDT
Cheap Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Speaker/
Cheap Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/LWQA/I800YRR2/FYZLWQAI800YRR2.SMALL.jpg TPleasent Speakers always seemed to be a piece of technology with an almost mystical air, they produce realistic and life like sound just with some wire paper and magnets. This is a cheap, quick and easy way to build an fairly decent speaker. Materials Foam plateElectrical tapeWood or CardboardMagnet wire ...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 15:39:07 PDT
Build a 30$ laser Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-30-laser/
Build a 30$ laser Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/HPXC/I800XKFV/FF7HPXCI800XKFV.SMALL.jpg Sardau IntroductionThis instructable will guide you to build a 3D scanner for less than $30, or even $12 if you already have a USB webcam.Seeing the price tag and limitations of commercial scanners I decided to challenge myself to build my own. It had to be cheaper and easy for anybody to build one using a...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:44:10 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Acrylic Free Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Acrylic-Free-Case-DIY-/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Acrylic Free Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/V7G3/I81GCENL/FMRV7G3I81GCENL.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Acrylic Case very cheap for DIY Home Theater PC HTPC by do it your selt, This HTPC nice work all movies HD 720 or 1080, Raspberry Pi module about 35 USD, Free case by DIY Acrylic, Power supplies, mouse wireless, keyboard, under 60 USD for DIY HTPC very cheap, very easy to madeM...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 08:29:10 PDT
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paracord-Desktop-Harness/
Simple Paracord Desktop Harness - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/RHE6/I7VQPCGS/FY0RHE6I7VQPCGS.SMALL.jpg younglink212 Greetings!Today, I'll teach you how to make a simple, durable, and cost-efficient desktop carry harness for a medium sized desktop, only using paracord!I came up with the idea when I had to carry my desktop to another location and had trouble because I needed 2 hands to carry it, even with my monito...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:15:20 PDT
Headphone Jack Fix http://www.instructables.com/id/Headphone-Jack-Fix/
Headphone Jack Fix - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/H3D7/I7XR8CAK/FXGH3D7I7XR8CAK.SMALL.jpg rockworm7 Hey guys! Okay so the other day I began running into a problem with my iPod touch 4th gen and its connection to my main pair of headphones. When playing music with this set up, all vocals were cut out and it was like listening for all the background stuff but it was still very VERY poor quality. Ear...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:16:45 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC under 1$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Case-DIY-Home-Theater-/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY Home Theater PC HTPC under 1$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSA/BC7R/I7VQKUQM/FSABC7RI7VQKUQM.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY from cover box ADSL Modem broken, very cheap for Home Theater PC HTPC DIY ( about 1$ ) - Raspberry Pi 2 Module about 35 USD buy from EBay, Power adapter, HDMI Adapter to VGA cable, Keyboard, mouse .....HTPC under 50 USD with Free case if you make it follow me......
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:03:32 PDT
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Ring-Light-for-MiniaturesMacro-Photography/
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SMALL.jpg Snowfern I have always struggled with lighting for my miniature photography, and decided to go with making my own DIY LED ring light after seeing this instructable:http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-48-LED-Macr...It took me about half an hour to put it together as I had all the items at hand, but it was ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:03 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
Arduino 2 player game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/GF1R/I7MY778U/FWIGF1RI7MY778U.SMALL.jpg ibenkos In this project I`m going to show you how to make a two player pong game with a Nokia 5110 LCD that is controlled by an Arduino UNO. The game can easily be switched on single player to. Parts Here is a list of parts that i used to make this project Beadboard Arduino UNO Jumper wires (male to mal...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 PDT
Homemade Home Theater PC HTPC by Raspberry Pi DIY very Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Home-Theater-PC-HTPC-by-Raspberry-Pi-DIY-/
Homemade Home Theater PC HTPC by Raspberry Pi DIY very Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/RWGY/I7VQS14O/FGXRWGYI7VQS14O.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case for DIY Home Theater PC HTPC very simple and cheap with old cover box, laptop cells 18650 batteries, DC-DC step-up 3 volt 2 to 5 volt module ( our other great lift module, 0,9-5v input, 5V 1 Ampe output for many digital devices, best for power Raspberry Pi ), Laptop ...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:58:20 PDT
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case very Cheap for DIY HTPC http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Aluminium-Case-very-Ch/
Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case very Cheap for DIY HTPC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4X/REK7/I7VQK9PR/F4XREK7I7VQK9PR.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Aluminium Case, You can build it for Home Theater PC HTPC very cheap, very beautifull and nice work, Raspberry Pi Module board there are lot on EBay under 35USD and DIY case under 5 USD40 USD for HTPC very good,Homebuild it now:More Homemade Raspberry Pi Cheap Case DIY H...
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:42:46 PDT
Turn 12$ transistor tester into 200$~600$ Smart tweezers LCR meter for SMD component (and even more) http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-12-transistor-tester-into-200600-Smart-tweeze/
Turn 12$ transistor tester into 200$~600$ Smart tweezers LCR meter for SMD component (and even more) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBB/ESVS/I7MX2CVE/FBBESVSI7MX2CVE.SMALL.jpg chelseabun A month ago, I was looking for a good LCR meter because I have lots of inductor but there is no way to measure them using multimeter. I was search for many LCR meter and they are really expensive. I also have some SMD components like capacitor, LED, diode, transistor, resistor,... laying out ready t...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:16:38 PDT
Illuminated switch with 5mm LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-switch-with-5mm-LED/
Illuminated switch with 5mm LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/31SM/I7KB9M3G/FSW31SMI7KB9M3G.SMALL.jpg Thorsten Singer Buying an illuminated Switch could be quiet expensive or you want something Special or you are like me and want to made it with parts you allready own.Hey we all have LED's (blue, red, White ...... or RGB ....)OK, when they are 5mm round then you are with me and go ahed in my first instructable. ...
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:26:12 PDT
Cheap Lightstand - DIY for Less Than 10 Bucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Lightstand-DIY-for-Less-Than-10-Bucks/
Cheap Lightstand - DIY for Less Than 10 Bucks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I5XW/I7ELDI0E/FXDI5XWI7ELDI0E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I5XW/I7ELDI0E/FXDI5XWI7ELDI0E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/I5XW/I7ELDI0E/FXDI5XWI7ELDI0E.SMALL.jpg FilmTaped Here is a quick how-to video for building a cheap lightstand. While light stands have come down in price, sometimes you can't wait for one the Chinese models to ship. This trick using a painters pole and gym weight will hopefully be helpful in this situation. Simple tip, I know, but hopefully it's h...
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 06:54:29 PDT
DIY Small Metal Camera Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Metal-Camera-Tripod/
DIY Small Metal Camera Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/28YF/I7C7YQ6B/F3L28YFI7C7YQ6B.SMALL.jpg loboat Hi everyone ! This is my first instructable, I hope you'll like it !As I started creating Instructables, I needed to be able to take nice pictures of my creations, that's why I tought making a metal camera tripod would be a good start.A camera tripod is an essential tool that helps stabilize your ca...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:05:07 PDT
DIY Raspberry Pi Cheap Wood Case Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Raspberry-Pi-Cheap-Wood-Case-Homemade/
DIY Raspberry Pi Cheap Wood Case Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/S6W4/I7CCFI95/F6DS6W4I7CCFI95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/S6W4/I7CCFI95/F6DS6W4I7CCFI95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/S6W4/I7CCFI95/F6DS6W4I7CCFI95.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 The Raspberry Pi is a series of credit card-sized single-board computers developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of promoting the teaching of basic computer science in schools.In 2015, the next-generation Raspberry Pi, Raspberry Pi 2, was officially announced. The new c...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:25:39 PDT
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Home-Control-at-7/
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SMALL.jpg adhesh This is an Instructable to make a Twitter controlled Home Automation system for your house in less than 7$ (Rs.450). This tutorial includes setting up Python, Arduino as well as Twitter to build your very own Twitter controlled personal assistant. The main reason I built this is to turn on the AC an...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 21:54:26 PDT
cheap USB slotcar Timer Interface v3.0 working! http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-Timer-Interface-v30-working/
cheap USB slotcar Timer Interface v3.0 working! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/1ZAI/I7CCBZLA/FQW1ZAII7CCBZLA.SMALL.jpg heavyweather This continues and finishes my quest for a working USB-Gamepad-Slotcar-Timer-Interface.My first trials and the basics can be found here:http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-USB-slotcar-...and herehttp://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Gamepad-Slotca...This is v3.0, now the sensor triggers a timer and ...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:07:30 PDT
Simple and Cheap Air Cooler with Computer Fans http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-Cheap-Air-Cooler-with-Computer-Fans/
Simple and Cheap Air Cooler with Computer Fans - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/YFVL/I77G3VF2/FUIYFVLI77G3VF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/YFVL/I77G3VF2/FUIYFVLI77G3VF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/YFVL/I77G3VF2/FUIYFVLI77G3VF2.SMALL.jpg Scorpent This air cooler is a cheap and easy way to keep a room cool without wasting a lot of power. Useful for those summer days, The build only needs two computer fans(case fans) and a ice reservoir. The cooling is done by a series of two computer fans, one blowing air the ice chamber and another one takin...
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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 05:08:33 PDT
Sardauscan sub-30$ Opensource 3d laser scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Sardauscan-sub-30-Opensource-3d-laser-scanner/
Sardauscan sub-30$ Opensource 3d laser scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/EFQ3/I74L7PAX/FZIEFQ3I74L7PAX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/EFQ3/I74L7PAX/FZIEFQ3I74L7PAX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/EFQ3/I74L7PAX/FZIEFQ3I74L7PAX.SMALL.jpg Sardau Sardauscan is a open source Sub 30$ 3D laser scanner that you can easely print yourself.Even 12$ if you already have a hercule HD twist. Basicaly you just need a arduino nano, 1 to 4 line laser and a micro geared stepper (28BYJ-48). no external power needed. just 2 free usb port on your pc : one for...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:47:11 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
Collapsible Gopro Pole Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Collapsible-Gopro-Pole-Mount/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 19:39:49 PDT
How to Write in 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-in-3D/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 13:39:10 PDT
Cheap Bluetooth Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Bluetooth-Stereo-System/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:56:47 PST
Python Terminal for Cheap Pi Arduino Connection http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Terminal-for-Cheap-Pi-Arduino-Connection/
Python Terminal for Cheap Pi Arduino Connection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GUDF/I6RSIMFT/F7IGUDFI6RSIMFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GUDF/I6RSIMFT/F7IGUDFI6RSIMFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/GUDF/I6RSIMFT/F7IGUDFI6RSIMFT.SMALL.jpg russ_hensel The Raspberry Pi is a Linux machine so there are probably a ton of terminal applications for it. But I have written a new one in Python, why did I bother? Read on. If you are doing a project that uses both the Pi and the Arduino you probably need a way for the two of them to talk to each other. S...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:24:49 PST
Vintage Waterproof Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Waterproof-Boom-Box/
Vintage Waterproof Boom Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/YQBP/I6RSFPH9/F6CYQBPI6RSFPH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/YQBP/I6RSFPH9/F6CYQBPI6RSFPH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/YQBP/I6RSFPH9/F6CYQBPI6RSFPH9.SMALL.jpg Tater Zoid For this build, I wanted a Ka-Boom Box with a special super power. That power is to be water (& beer) repellant for use at the pool, beach or an outrageous party. Several components were used to achieve this goal and I found that my price point stayed on mark. While I have not actually had to test t...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:35:12 PST
Breathe New Life into an Old Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Breath-New-Life-into-a-Old-Computer/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:39:02 PST
DIY AA Batteries! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-AA-Batteries/
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 04:59:48 PST
How to Find HostGator Coupons and Promo Codes SAVE BIG!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Find-HostGator-Coupons-and-Promo-Codes-SAVE/
How to Find HostGator Coupons and Promo Codes SAVE BIG!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/UFJE/I6C2MRUO/FCFUFJEI6C2MRUO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/UFJE/I6C2MRUO/FCFUFJEI6C2MRUO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCF/UFJE/I6C2MRUO/FCFUFJEI6C2MRUO.SMALL.jpg jakejones753 For a long time now I've been trying to find a way to get domains and hosting packages for a reasonable price. Hostgator has always been a great place to host your websites and their support is always the best when you ever need any help.So recently I decided to start figuring out how to save big on...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:46:39 PST
Vinyl to Digital: Converting Your Record Collection on the Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinyl-to-Digital-Converting-Your-Record-Collection/
Vinyl to Digital: Converting Your Record Collection on the Cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/X4WZ/I66CZXZ8/FKLX4WZI66CZXZ8.SMALL.jpg OutdoorGirl16196 Over the past couple of years, I have discovered the amazing world of record stores, and their fabulous sales sections. The dollar bin is BY FAR the place that I have spent most of my money. At first, records were fun, and more of a novelty item to me. But then, I started finding really good...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:25:14 PST
Super Small Solar Phone Charger (only 4$) http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Small-Solar-Phone-Charger-only-4/
Super Small Solar Phone Charger (only 4$) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/AJYF/I63F2Q50/FPDAJYFI63F2Q50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/AJYF/I63F2Q50/FPDAJYFI63F2Q50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/AJYF/I63F2Q50/FPDAJYFI63F2Q50.SMALL.jpg Imetomi Maybe you see many solar chargers in online stores or in tech-shops, but their sizes and their prices are high. This instructable will show you how to make an ultra small solar charger from recycled components from an old garden light, and from a TIC-TAC container. This project will cost you about 4...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:47:59 PST