Instructables: exploring - technology - contest http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:36:04 PST BLOX v1.01 A "Simple" Multi-material 3D Printed Ornament using Proto-pasta, TinkerCAD, and the Printrbot Simple Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Multi-material-3D-Printed-Ornament-using-/
A "Simple" Multi-material 3D Printed Ornament using Proto-pasta, TinkerCAD, and the Printrbot Simple Metal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/I41K/I2CV1FRA/FRYI41KI2CV1FRA.SMALL.jpg alex30 'Tis the season for making and 3D Printing is a great way to celebrate! Explore the intersection of art and craft with this straightforward but technique-critical method for making multi-material prints from a single hot end system. Design to finished print can take as little as 30 minutes! It's as ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:46:12 PST
Christmas Diversity and Unity http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-Diversity-and-Unity/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 18:20:57 PST
American Flag Christmas Present http://www.instructables.com/id/American-Flag-Christmas-Present/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:14:23 PST
Christmas train http://www.instructables.com/id/Christmas-train/
Christmas train - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/RE3L/I2BYGZP1/FX2RE3LI2BYGZP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/RE3L/I2BYGZP1/FX2RE3LI2BYGZP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/RE3L/I2BYGZP1/FX2RE3LI2BYGZP1.SMALL.jpg MNicolella DDP Period 5
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:06:45 PST
Snowman Ornament W/ Flag http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowman-Ornament-W-Flag/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:00:35 PST
1960s Camaro Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/1960s-Camaro-Ornament/
1960s Camaro Ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/VSRH/I2BYGYO0/FBPVSRHI2BYGYO0.SMALL.gif notanimposter (The second image is an animation. Give it a few seconds to load in and then click it to play.)This is my entry for the 3D printed ornament contest. I'm a high school engineering student with a bit of prior experience in 3D modeling.I wanted to make something American, but I couldn't think of anythi...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:51:11 PST
snowman Christmas ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/snowman-Christmas-ornament/
snowman Christmas ornament - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/2W0X/I2BR4SYW/FO32W0XI2BR4SYW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/2W0X/I2BR4SYW/FO32W0XI2BR4SYW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO3/2W0X/I2BR4SYW/FO32W0XI2BR4SYW.SMALL.jpg kylewilson Snowman Christmas ornament Step 1 I started by using three of the sphere's making the first the biggest and the second smaller than the first but bigger than the third,the third sphere is going to be the smallest of the three spheres. Step 2 I moved the spheres on top of each other. Step 3 ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:12:46 PST
The true heroes of Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Elf-3D-print-white-house-contest-entry/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:06:42 PST
3D Printed Double Helix Christmas Ornament http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Christmas-Ornament/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 01:11:25 PST
White House 3D printer ornament Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-3D-printer-ornament-Challenge/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 14:02:04 PST
Laptop Motherboard Revival http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Motherboard-Revival/
Laptop Motherboard Revival - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QJJM/HZQTE50D/FIMQJJMHZQTE50D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QJJM/HZQTE50D/FIMQJJMHZQTE50D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/QJJM/HZQTE50D/FIMQJJMHZQTE50D.SMALL.jpg b1tbang3r NOTE: This Instructable is entered in the "Fix It & Repair" contest, if you like it, please vote using the button in the upper right-hand corner. Thanks!I had recently received a "fried" Dell Inspiron N5010 laptop in the mail from a family member who needed all of the information off of the hard dri...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 09:12:26 PDT
Talking VBS http://www.instructables.com/id/Talking-VBS/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 14:10:15 PDT
Arduino At Heart littlebits Quick Start http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-At-Heart-littlebits-Quick-Start/
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:30:10 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
How to Make a Custom Shirt Design http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Custom-Shirt-Design/
How to Make a Custom Shirt Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/T8WZ/HWQF28A5/FN1T8WZHWQF28A5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/T8WZ/HWQF28A5/FN1T8WZHWQF28A5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/T8WZ/HWQF28A5/FN1T8WZHWQF28A5.SMALL.jpg myrrhmaid Have you always wanted to make custom designs for shirts and garments? This Instructable will show you how to use a cutter/plotter machine to make an iron-on for a shirt. I have made the logos and custom shirts for the league Flood Water Roller Derby, MVP merchandise, unique, personalized shirts, ki...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 17:05:58 PDT
Diffused Glue Stick Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Diffused-Glue-Stick-Lamp/
Diffused Glue Stick Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/733T/HWNUD1P0/F82733THWNUD1P0.SMALL.jpg vishalapr Last week, I received the glue gun I ordered almost a month ago which I replaced with my older mini glue gun. The mini glue gun used thin glue sticks(7mm) whereas the new one I got used only normal sized glue sticks(10mm). So I had a whole bunch of these thin glue sticks left over, thought for a bit...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:51:32 PDT
Custom R/C Plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Plane/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:46:04 PDT
Easy Wireless Electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Electricity/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 21:00:12 PDT
Light Spectrometer from a "battery powered" head inspection lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Spectrometer-from-a-head-inspection-lamp/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 14:28:46 PDT
Any Bottle Lamp Please http://www.instructables.com/id/Any-Bottle-Lamp-Please/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 16:17:13 PDT
How to use text in blender http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-text-in-blender/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:41:32 PDT
Live data to excel from an Arduino Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-data-to-excel-from-an-Arduino-Light-Sensor/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:11:12 PDT
Electronic Laser Harp - Sensor Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Laser-Harp-Sensor-Edition/
Electronic Laser Harp - Sensor Edition - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/2Q9Z/HTVIF7HJ/FE42Q9ZHTVIF7HJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/2Q9Z/HTVIF7HJ/FE42Q9ZHTVIF7HJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE4/2Q9Z/HTVIF7HJ/FE42Q9ZHTVIF7HJ.SMALL.jpg yolomolo1999 Hello World,I'm officially back to show you some extraordinary gadgets like the one you are seeing right now. This project may require technical knowledge and mental brain power. This type of a instrument can't generaly be find in shops but some deep digging into the internet you could find someone ...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:34:34 PDT
Graphic Calculator - C++ Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Graphic-Calculator-C-Program/
Graphic Calculator - C++ Program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/U3C9/HT5CQZ4Y/FLKU3C9HT5CQZ4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/U3C9/HT5CQZ4Y/FLKU3C9HT5CQZ4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLK/U3C9/HT5CQZ4Y/FLKU3C9HT5CQZ4Y.SMALL.jpg W I N G M A N So I was in Grade 12 (until last week) and I have always had a disliking towards Graph Paper! Not that I Hate maths or René Descartes. It was just too boring to mark those points and connect them. I had to do a C++ program for my Computer Science final practical examination and was searching for a...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 07:51:11 PDT
http://www.instructables.com/id/Visualizing-Holidays/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 02:57:21 PDT
Lets play Jeopardy! (with or without programming) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-play-Jeopardy-with-or-without-programming/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 08:24:12 PST
portable raspberry pi (the easy way) http://www.instructables.com/id/portable-raspberry-pi-the-easy-way/
portable raspberry pi (the easy way) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KS6X/HPTXEL4C/FLQKS6XHPTXEL4C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KS6X/HPTXEL4C/FLQKS6XHPTXEL4C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLQ/KS6X/HPTXEL4C/FLQKS6XHPTXEL4C.SMALL.jpg yolomolo1999 so young follower(s), today I will be showing you another project you can do with a raspberry pi. i've seen some people doing this project in a really complex way and i was basically just wasting money on screens and additional components, i decided to come up with my instructable and show you guy ...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 11:06:20 PST
raspberry pi arcade project http://www.instructables.com/id/raspberry-pi-arcade-project/
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 07:21:19 PST
My Dream Bedroom http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Dream-Bedroom/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 23:55:00 PST
Improve Your Room Entry (Dream Bedroom) http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-Your-Room-Entry-Dream-Bedroom/
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Sat, 30 Nov 2013 11:04:14 PST
Umbrella Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Umbrella-Shield/
Umbrella Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/DTRV/HMMFB0FA/FA1DTRVHMMFB0FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/DTRV/HMMFB0FA/FA1DTRVHMMFB0FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/DTRV/HMMFB0FA/FA1DTRVHMMFB0FA.SMALL.jpg zachari Alright, let’s get right to it. Regular umbrellas do not work… efficiently that is. We have all experienced this problem. You’re taking a stroll in the rain fully equipped with your handy dandy umbrella, yet you still somehow manage to get wet. Now that’s odd isn’t it? If rain is falling straight do...
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:35:20 PDT
Awesome Room Design Entry http://www.instructables.com/id/Room-contest/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/8AKV/HM8DDTU3/FBC8AKVHM8DDTU3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/8AKV/HM8DDTU3/FBC8AKVHM8DDTU3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBC/8AKV/HM8DDTU3/FBC8AKVHM8DDTU3.SMALL.jpg cmadsen3 Hey! This is my instructables i am new to this so it may have a few problems.This is the most ultimate-room ever. I hope you like my work. It has a pool, zipline, huge TV, a three computer screens, and a pool table. When i was making this all i had in mind was to make it fun and reasonable. I wish i...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 07:17:08 PDT
Classic Money Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Classic-Money-Clip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/8LU8/HLJVDVFN/FW48LU8HLJVDVFN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/8LU8/HLJVDVFN/FW48LU8HLJVDVFN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW4/8LU8/HLJVDVFN/FW48LU8HLJVDVFN.SMALL.jpg bot boy Why not get back to the basics? This is my take on the classic money clip (other than the noticeable "MONEY" insignia). Because of the small extrusion where the clip meets the base, money can be held securely without any other means of force. Like I said, keep it basic. This'll do the job while main...
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 17:30:39 PDT
Embedded Metal-3D Printed Chip-Clip for the Kitchen http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-and-Embedded-Metal-Chip-Clip/
Embedded Metal-3D Printed Chip-Clip for the Kitchen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/411Y/HLFUXFK5/FH1411YHLFUXFK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/411Y/HLFUXFK5/FH1411YHLFUXFK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/411Y/HLFUXFK5/FH1411YHLFUXFK5.SMALL.jpg bfk It was suggested that I make instructables of items I've printed with plastic and other materials combined.  The technique I use is quite simple and can be done by anyone who has access to a 3D printer. The first project is a simple clip that can be screwed to the face of any kitchen cabinet.  My w...
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:36:21 PDT
Microscope for tiny soldering in ONE STEP. http://www.instructables.com/id/Microscope-for-tiny-soldering/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/J8SR/HLA2725O/FSKJ8SRHLA2725O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/J8SR/HLA2725O/FSKJ8SRHLA2725O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/J8SR/HLA2725O/FSKJ8SRHLA2725O.SMALL.jpg SuperTech-IT Well, as I age, I find my eyesight not quite what it used to be, and soldering becomes a bit more difficult especially when working with SMT devices. So, I took what was normally meant as a child's educational toy, and repurposed it as a piece of lab equipment. I was initially going to hobble togeth...
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Sat, 7 Sep 2013 04:56:19 PDT
Making a Heart ($) Shaped Money Clip in Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Heart-Shaped-Money-Clip-in-Blender/
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Sun, 1 Sep 2013 21:49:56 PDT
123D Laundry Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Laundry-Robot/
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:07:21 PDT
123D iPad Stylus Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Printed-Pencil-Tool/
123D iPad Stylus Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/PPD7/HKCJMJHD/FAJPPD7HKCJMJHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/PPD7/HKCJMJHD/FAJPPD7HKCJMJHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/PPD7/HKCJMJHD/FAJPPD7HKCJMJHD.SMALL.jpg Asamati98 Do you like to draw, write, doodle, or just put something on your iPad or smartphone? Or perhaps you like to pay attention to detail a little more than others. Well this instructable will show you how to design something to benefit that perfectionist in you.This iPad stylus tool Is designed to fit o...
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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 10:07:11 PDT
Digital/Analog Clock - Arduino + PaperCraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DigitalAnalog-Clock-Arduino-PaperCraft/
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Mon, 5 Aug 2013 23:54:04 PDT
The Knock Box: Build a Knock-Sensitive Power Strip http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Knock-Box-Build-a-Knock-Sensitive-Power-Strip/
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 20:25:20 PDT
Simple Nixie Tube Wristwatch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Nixie-Tube-Wristwatch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHC/DUOV/HHI4WAP1/FHCDUOVHHI4WAP1.SMALL.jpg trumpkin This is a novel nixie tube wristwatch I made a few years ago that uses an MSP430f169 microcontroller and two IN-17 nixie tubes. It has an accelerometer so that you only need to twist your wrist in order to display the time. The power supply consists of three 240 mAh lithium ion batteries in para...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 13:20:57 PDT
Experimenting with Small Parts On Your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Your-3D-Printer-As-An-Injection-Molder/
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Thu, 2 May 2013 15:30:15 PDT
Mini DIY Photography Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-DIY-Photography-Backdrop/
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Thu, 25 Apr 2013 12:14:54 PDT
Scarlett Robotics first, F.I.R.S.T Robot :) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jurry-Rigged-FIRST-Robot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/4WEF/HFD16I5K/FLS4WEFHFD16I5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/4WEF/HFD16I5K/FLS4WEFHFD16I5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/4WEF/HFD16I5K/FLS4WEFHFD16I5K.SMALL.jpg Zaphod Beetlebrox This is the first year that my school has competed in the FIRST Robotics Competition, so our knowledge and experience about building robots, especially of this size, was just about zero. We were given our materials and task in the beginning of January and had until February 18th (I think) to complet...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 16:22:09 PDT
Indestructable LED lanterns http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructable-LED-lanterns/
Indestructable LED lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/DS6A/HET0ROXE/FD2DS6AHET0ROXE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/DS6A/HET0ROXE/FD2DS6AHET0ROXE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD2/DS6A/HET0ROXE/FD2DS6AHET0ROXE.SMALL.jpg jduffy54 After seeing the article "the eternal flame" in MAKE: Magazine, my first thought upos seeing the project was that it's not really "eternal" because you can't change the battery if it's glued shut!  After reading, I saw that it used teflon tape to make it watertight and re-openable, but not before a ...
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Fri, 29 Mar 2013 15:51:36 PDT
Hack: Smartphone Controlled Blender http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Smartphone-Controlled-Blender/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/MXS9/HEI48BN1/FMXMXS9HEI48BN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/MXS9/HEI48BN1/FMXMXS9HEI48BN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/MXS9/HEI48BN1/FMXMXS9HEI48BN1.SMALL.jpg gosphero Here at Orbotix, we like to geek out. Our developers and engineers are constantly coming up with fun hacks, from a Sphero chariot that carries beer to a supercharged potato gun. Running on a charge of Red Bull and fueled by each other’s antics, there’s never a dull moment in the office. And now it’s...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 13:01:57 PDT
Laser Pointer Light Sabers http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Pointer-Light-Sabers/
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Thu, 13 Dec 2012 14:43:36 PST
Jules Verne 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Jules-Verne-3D-Printer-1/
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Fri, 16 Nov 2012 02:03:18 PST
Jules Verne 3D Printer (cliff notes version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Jules-Verne-3D-Printer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/1JMP/H9G10K9R/FVX1JMPH9G10K9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/1JMP/H9G10K9R/FVX1JMPH9G10K9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/1JMP/H9G10K9R/FVX1JMPH9G10K9R.SMALL.jpg bfk This is a work-in-progress.  The printer was originally delivered in plain clothes from MakerBot Industries.  Within a few months, the interior was littered with pieces of scrap, adhesive, grease and paint spills.   It looked like a set from Little Shop of Horrors.   I've spent the better part of a...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 15:11:13 PST
Things you can do with a bad photograph in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Things-you-can-do-with-a-bad-photograph-in-Photosh/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/LQN5/H994C0T8/FBZLQN5H994C0T8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/LQN5/H994C0T8/FBZLQN5H994C0T8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/LQN5/H994C0T8/FBZLQN5H994C0T8.SMALL.jpg TheSnowFlakeMoment When you’re editing a picture—be it to dark or too light or taken with a crappy camera in general. You can go into Photoshop or even a free program like Gimp and work miracle magic on the picture of your choice. In this picture today I am going to play with it in Adobe Photoshop  Elements 7.0 Firs...
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Sun, 11 Nov 2012 12:32:47 PST