Instructables: exploring - technology - cool - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 5 Feb 2016 14:38:44 PST BLOX v1.01 DIY Beginner's Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Beginners-Quadcopter/
DIY Beginner's Quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/TDCT/IJVPSA6K/FVOTDCTIJVPSA6K.SMALL.jpg Jan H It has been a dream for me to own a quadcopter for a few years now nevertheless, I did not want a very cheap one, which would break really easily, but at the same time I did not want to buy a really expensive one. At my school, I had to choose a year long project, and I was wondering if it was possi...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:50:26 PST
DIY Google Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Google-Cardboard/
DIY Google Cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/JS3P/IIYWSY30/FY8JS3PIIYWSY30.SMALL.jpg yakirsack Materials•cardboard•Google lenses•Velcro/rubber band•magnets Template Print out this template on letter paper and glue onto cardboardhttp://1drv.ms/1Ip1uu6 Cutting Out Cut out cardboard pieces with craft knife and fold where necessary Assemble Use hot glue to set in place
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 16:37:41 PST
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Mexican-Mayan-Cipher-Wheel/
Mexican Mayan Cipher Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/KNU5/IIAOGOTJ/FTKKNU5IIAOGOTJ.SMALL.jpg H2Powerman For years I have been interested in codes and spy gear. I built this Mayan Cipher Wheel adaption from a Mexican cipher wheel that had been used up until WWII. Thanks to my local community college they helped me laser cut this so I could use this for a live action RPG game I did for a friend and thei...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 16:58:50 PST
LED Fiber Optic Jellyfish Lamp : Nexus Jellyfish http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexus-Jellyfish/
LED Fiber Optic Jellyfish Lamp : Nexus Jellyfish - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN2/B3PE/II0K6SG0/FN2B3PEII0K6SG0.SMALL.jpg RobertoI This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)This is the instructable for the Nexus Jellyfish. This instructable will teach you how to make this cool project, and will guide you through the many mista...
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:24:07 PST
Spinning bicycle light http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Bicycle-Light/
Spinning bicycle light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/LZRQ/IHWIS9LD/F1GLZRQIHWIS9LD.SMALL.jpg miroslavus In this project i tried to replicate Revolights. Concept is very simple. Ring of light on a wheel and only LEDs facing ahead light up. Unlike the Revolights my light has battery mounted on bicycle frame and not on a wheel. My light isn't using any "smart" technology, every LED has its own brush that...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:36:52 PST
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Temperature-Monitor-and-Visual-LED-Meter/
Arduino Temperature Monitor and Visual LED Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS7/HORU/IHI1JQTT/FS7HORUIHI1JQTT.SMALL.jpg LukasCDesigns This is a really fun Arduino project that will read the temperature, send it to the Serial Monitor in Arduino IDE and according to the temperature it will adjust the number of LEDs that light up. It is really easy to put together and the programming part does need some skill,but I have provided the ...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:38:11 PST
Neopixel Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Clock/
Neopixel Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/ZQVO/IHAYG8HQ/F2EZQVOIHAYG8HQ.SMALL.jpg Daniel ArturoF Do you want to build a nice LED clock? If you say yes please keep reading and don't miss anything in this Instructable, we are going to build the clock of your dreams. (okay maybe not, but you have to admit that at least it sounds cool) First of all, this clock uses RGB leds to display the hour, min...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 20:53:55 PST
Smart Phone Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Interface/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 09:12:57 PST
Solar Sound System http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Sound-Systerm/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:14:25 PST
Home Automation - RC Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-5/
Home Automation - RC Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/JR70/IGTYB76A/F60JR70IGTYB76A.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker Is there an appliance in your house that you wished could be turned on easier? That hard to reach light that you need every day or a fan? With the LinkIt ONE we can do just that! Specifically we can control an AC appliance with a remote control! There are many different appliances around the house t...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:20:38 PST
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Automatic-Walking-Robot/
3D Printed Automatic Walking Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/ON7S/IGJOUDCZ/F5MON7SIGJOUDCZ.SMALL.jpg Kingz18 When I was looking around instructables I came across this walking robot made by crashbot and was fascinated by it. It was so simple yet very functional. I knew from that moment that I had to make one for myself. When a school engineering project came along I knew this was the perfect opportunity ...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 17:10:46 PST
LED Acrylic Sign-Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Acrylic-Sign-Halloween/
LED Acrylic Sign-Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4G/N5OD/IGB20P5V/F4GN5ODIGB20P5V.SMALL.jpg fituro Halloween is just in a few days so I thought about doing something related to it and the other day I bought the materials I needed to do and acrylic sign so I thought about mixing them and his was the result.As you can see it's really cool and quite easy to do so I totally recomend you to build it...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 15:19:48 PDT
LinkIt ONE Display Only 4 Wires http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-ONE-Display-Only-4-Wires/
LinkIt ONE Display Only 4 Wires - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/GU5Q/IFR1XFB4/FDWGU5QIFR1XFB4.SMALL.gif tinker_thinker The LinkIt One board is a lot like an Arduino but with 10 times the power. Many projects require some sort of way to communicate to the world. A great way of doing this is with a 16x2 LCD Display. Great!But there is a drawback. These displays will consume more than half the pins on an Arduino Uno le...
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 17:01:55 PDT
Raspberry pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Laptop/
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 17:47:45 PDT
Custom RC Car Neon Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-RC-Car-Neon-Lights/
Custom RC Car Neon Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/5WOG/IE7J4G93/F405WOGIE7J4G93.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/5WOG/IE7J4G93/F405WOGIE7J4G93.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/5WOG/IE7J4G93/F405WOGIE7J4G93.SMALL.jpg iantgray Introduction:This is a super cool RC mod that I made to a Baja Bandit car. It has blinking color changing LEDs on the underside and head and tail lights. It's also a lot of fun to drive at night! Obviously, since you guys probably can't have the exact same materials as me, it's pretty customizable,...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 19:25:30 PDT
Industrial Pi Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Pi-Case/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 19:02:15 PDT
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-12V-Home-made-USB-Flashlight-Charger/
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This is a project is powered by a 12 VOLT 1.8 AMP hour Lithium Ion Battery that powers two flashlights (warm and cold), USB charger, And 12 VOLT output.This isn't a step by step tutorial because anyone can build it to fit their own needs, I'm just showing how I built it.There will be a video at the ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:51:48 PDT
Arduino Chess Clock - Multi-game Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Chess-Clock-Multi-game-Box/
Arduino Chess Clock - Multi-game Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SMALL.jpg benhur.goncalves CHECK OUT MY OTHER PROJECTS Alarm Clock with Infrared and Bluetooth SpeakersArduino Pedometer Watch, With Temperature, Altitude and Compass!Hey folks! After making an Arduino smartwatch just last week, I received many complaints,or tips, to use a RTC (real-time clock) module. That's because the Ardu...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:24:24 PDT
Water Drop Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-drop-macro-lens/
Water Drop Macro Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SMALL.jpg Znaffi In this instructable I will show you, how you can take really cool macro pictures with a drop of water as a lens for your smartphone / tablet.We are putting water directly onto the smartphone / tablet, so don't do this, if you are worried, that it will cause damages. I am not worried at all, as I ha...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:52:34 PDT
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Turbine-Spray-Bottle/
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips We have an extremly hot summer in my place so i had to figure out something which can cool us down.Here comes the result :) Watch the video!!! In this video i show you the most important steps of the making! #1 Sprinkle with water yourself is a good idea in a hot summer day but how can we impr...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:30:33 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
HIPSTERIZE - Beginner tutorial to clean and easy photo manipulation http://www.instructables.com/id/HIPSTERIZE-Beginner-tutorial-to-clean-and-easy-pho/
HIPSTERIZE - Beginner tutorial to clean and easy photo manipulation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/N1I2/IBRRU2C9/FKRN1I2IBRRU2C9.SMALL.jpg kennybriolotta This is gonna be a really concise tutorial, no useless words so let's go ! CHOOSE YOUR IMAGE You can choose every picture you want (higher quality = better result).Nature picture is highly recommanded for awesome effect, check out :Creative Market - HUGE NATURE PHOTO PACK If you need free high qu...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:03:17 PDT
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bluetooth-Speaker/
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SMALL.jpg Constructed Hi, Welcome to my instructable!Today Ill teach you how to build a DIY Bluetooth speaker. Its extremely easy to make, and great for anyone learning electronics. The best part is you dont need any past experience with electronics! This project is great to practice your soldering skills (Mine clearly n...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:25:21 PDT
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printer-Enclosure-Maker-Space/
3D Printer Enclosure / Maker Space - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/Z52Y/IA57XFPQ/FEUZ52YIA57XFPQ.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly Here's a video describing my enclosure and all the designs and prints that went into it... Watch this first so you can get an idea of the overall concept, design and features before I go into a step-by-step Instructable on how to build it. (Sorry in advance, but I kinda get off track in the video wi...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:34:05 PDT
Bluetooth RC Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RC-Van/
Bluetooth RC Van - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/JSLE/IA58JL3W/FHJJSLEIA58JL3W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/JSLE/IA58JL3W/FHJJSLEIA58JL3W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/JSLE/IA58JL3W/FHJJSLEIA58JL3W.SMALL.jpg cr6564 What’s cooler than a remote controlled car? A smartphone controlled car!The LightBlue Bean can be used to make existing projects and toys talk to your smartphone. In this tutorial we show you how to integrate the Bean in an existing RC car and use the iOS app LightBlue to control it. Reverse enginee...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 14:00:14 PDT
COOL CIRCLE OF GHOSTLY LIGHTS with PHOTOSHOP only :) http://www.instructables.com/id/COOL-CIRCLE-OF-GHOSTLY-LIGHTS-with-PHOTOSHOP-only-/
COOL CIRCLE OF GHOSTLY LIGHTS with PHOTOSHOP only :) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/6LXM/IA2K764X/FLS6LXMIA2K764X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/6LXM/IA2K764X/FLS6LXMIA2K764X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/6LXM/IA2K764X/FLS6LXMIA2K764X.SMALL.jpg hackerwiz Hey guys I am up with my Photoshop Tutorial and this one is different because of its different story.I don't usually make photoshop tutorials because I don't usually make my own stuff on photoshop as I usually just watch tutorials and try to copy them.Once while copying a video I didn't like what I ...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 20:26:07 PDT
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! http://www.instructables.com/id/101-useful-practical-functional-3d-prints/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 13:21:54 PDT
Fix Your Overheating Laptop! (And keep it looking nice) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Overheating-Laptop-And-keep-it-looking-ni/
Fix Your Overheating Laptop! (And keep it looking nice) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/QNWR/I9UDWBTY/FB8QNWRI9UDWBTY.SMALL.jpg Dschulz I just got my [new to me] Samsung series 7 chronos laptop less than a week ago, and I was very impressed with it except for one grievance: it was HOT. No, not that kind of hot!Anyway, the fan would ramp up just sitting on the windows desktop, and Minecraft under Windows was fine for about 10 minutes...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 19:24:54 PDT
DIY 3D Cube Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-Cube-Puzzle/
DIY 3D Cube Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/K8MX/I9Q9H86R/F3PK8MXI9Q9H86R.SMALL.jpg CuriosityMachine Design your own and 3D print your puzzle with these instructions!This puzzle is based on an ancient brain-teaser the Soma Cube, The cube is challenging for children and adults. Have hours of fun. Kids love it. The objective of this puzzle is to take the puzzle apart and then put it back together int...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 19:47:25 PDT
Arduino Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermometer-1/
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:50:55 PDT
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Laser-Entertainer-Robot/
Cat Laser Entertainer Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/1118/I95GO8KP/FFQ1118I95GO8KP.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Sometimes you are just too tired to play with your pets and give them the attention they need.When this kind of situation happens, you are mostly busy and tired. Good night sleep would do the trick BUT your pet decides that sleep is for weak and keep you awake the whole night just because they are t...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 05:17:48 PDT
Interactive LED Beer Pong Table 2.0 (BPT X5) http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Beer-Pong-Table-20/
Interactive LED Beer Pong Table 2.0 (BPT X5) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/2U04/I7VQT2ES/FIS2U04I7VQT2ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/2U04/I7VQT2ES/FIS2U04I7VQT2ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/2U04/I7VQT2ES/FIS2U04I7VQT2ES.SMALL.jpg Regax Due to popular demand, I have created a new and improved version of my original Interactive LED Beer Pong Table! These tables are one-of-a-kind projects that are quite rewarding to create! The original table won the grand prize in the FSL Contest here on Instructables, it won a s...
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 01:46:30 PDT
3d Print Your Minecraft World! http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Print-Youre-Minecraft-World/
3d Print Your Minecraft World! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F93/A09L/I85QQ03T/F93A09LI85QQ03T.SMALL.jpg printrbot932 This is a tutorial on how to export and print youre minecraft terrain or creation.I resently cam across a program called mineways that exports obj that you can turn in to files that can be used to print on a low end printer.I hope this helps someone bring there creation to life. Load World first...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 14:19:05 PDT
Arduino 2 player game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-2-player-game/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:21:25 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
Pokeball Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Pokeball-Speakers/
Pokeball Speakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/A99Y/I74N6K7S/FLGA99YI74N6K7S.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen 3D printed Pokeball speakers with NeoPixels. What could be more awesome?Parts needed:-Speakers. I used an old PC speakers that has got a active "sub-woofer" witch power the speakers.-3D printer or some place where you can print them. Total print cost for piece was about 2 dollars.Plastic used in the...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:10:47 PDT
DIY CNC Chess http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chess/
DIY CNC Chess - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/NA6M/I71QE1QC/FNLNA6MI71QE1QC.SMALL.jpg ivver Hello everyone,in this tutorial I'll show you one of my school projects which we had through high school. As you can suppose judging by title, it's about chess figures, there were two types of material, aluminium and brass. The goal of whole project was to recreate chess figures which were recently ...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 16:53:05 PDT
3D printed MiniNes http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-MiniNes/
3D printed MiniNes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/3YIQ/I71QBVG1/FI33YIQI71QBVG1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/3YIQ/I71QBVG1/FI33YIQI71QBVG1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/3YIQ/I71QBVG1/FI33YIQI71QBVG1.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Watch the video to see the printer and the MiniNes working.Make your own Mini Nes with 3D printer, Raspberry pi and RetroPie.Total cost of the project is about 30-40 euros, depending where you buy your parts.Lets start with the needed parts. Parts The minimum parts needed for this project is any...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:08:31 PDT
Arduino Traffic Lights (ORIGINAL) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Traffic-Lights-1/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 17:36:52 PST
Chat Program http://www.instructables.com/id/Chat-Program/
Chat Program - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/VMZE/I6NI6PE4/FE0VMZEI6NI6PE4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/VMZE/I6NI6PE4/FE0VMZEI6NI6PE4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/VMZE/I6NI6PE4/FE0VMZEI6NI6PE4.SMALL.jpg Nate Oaks Please vote for me in the Microsoft Code Contest here: This is no fake, the CMD program that I will show you how to make is a chat program. You can message your friends or family in school or at home! Open Notepad First, you need to open "Notepad". Just press the Windows button and search notep...
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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:55:36 PST
Growing Rock Candy In Only a Few Hours!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Rock-Candy-In-Only-a-Few-Hours/
Growing Rock Candy In Only a Few Hours!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/I8T7/I6H7FLNL/FP8I8T7I6H7FLNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/I8T7/I6H7FLNL/FP8I8T7I6H7FLNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/I8T7/I6H7FLNL/FP8I8T7I6H7FLNL.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan Today I am going to demonstrate a technique I had developed to grow rock candy crystals in just a matter of a few hours, instead of the conventional several weeks. This technique is quite simple, but we will be working with hot sugar liquid here, so this is only to be attempted by someone respons...
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:20:09 PST
Plasma Gum http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasma-Gum/
Plasma Gum - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/NBX5/I58IC9GM/FZZNBX5I58IC9GM.SMALL.jpg nate71173 Here for your enjoyment is a hack/make/assemblage item. I've always loved plasma globes ever since first spotting one as a wee lad (a million years ago) in Radioshack. Now that they're no longer $100 in eighties money, and are a mere $20 on sale, they're much easier to attain. Being more practically...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:21:53 PST
Grow Amazing Crystals in Just Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Amazing-Crystals-in-Just-Hours/
Grow Amazing Crystals in Just Hours - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/90BM/I504RHMX/FXE90BMI504RHMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/90BM/I504RHMX/FXE90BMI504RHMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/90BM/I504RHMX/FXE90BMI504RHMX.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan -Hello Youtubers, and Instructaganders today I am going to teach you how to grow cool Magnesium Sulfate Crystals in just a few hours. Some of you might ask What's magnesium sulfate? Is it expensive? Sounds complicated... No, Magnesium Sulfate is rather cheap, you can get it at the local store. And...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:06:07 PST
Pinhole Camera Explained http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-Camera-Explained/
Pinhole Camera Explained - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SMALL.jpg pcjetgenius Hi there! I'm Melody, and I'm 13. I've always loved science, but recently we had to do this science project for school and I decided to record every step of it. Our project was recreating how a pinhole camera worked, or simply put : making a simplified version of it. My 7 year old sister loved watch...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 04:43:24 PST
Add MIDI port to Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-MIDI-port-to-Keyboard/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 09:26:37 PST
3D printed cryptex (with files!) http://www.instructables.com/id/cryptext/
3D printed cryptex (with files!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3V/U7ER/I2WENSHD/F3VU7ERI2WENSHD.SMALL.jpg stephensdrake I have seen many creative ways to make your flash drive stand out, but I wanted to do something original so I designed a cryptext using Solid Works to house a flash drive. Design a cryptext Use your preferred cad package to design a cryptext that fits together with the desired clearance between...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:33:40 PST
Glow In The Dark Bicycle "Tron Style" - DIY Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-In-The-Dark-Bicycle/
Glow In The Dark Bicycle "Tron Style" - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/YS8J/I2S6PNOX/FL9YS8JI2S6PNOX.SMALL.jpg Victor Does In this tutorial we are going to learn how simple it is to transform your regular bike to an awesome and safer bike! To great things in once...!Things required: Glow in the dark Paint Paper Towel Brush8x UV LED (Very important that it is UV!!)4x 330Ohm Resistor 9v battery9v battery connectorElectric...
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:17:43 PST
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-hidden-Qi-wireless-phone-charger/
Build a hidden Qi wireless phone charger! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/WDQG/I21R0EGB/FXJWDQGI21R0EGB.SMALL.jpg bobburghart Phone docks are expensive and platform-specific. Charging cables are annoying and unsightly. Wireless chargers alleviate some of these inconveniences, but still leave a lot of polish to be desired. I set out to eliminate all of these complaints, and in building a wireless charger into a nightstand o...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:01:46 PST
Smart Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Station/
Smart Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/SS27/I1YU9TVH/FJLSS27I1YU9TVH.SMALL.jpg Csoutter5 The "Smart Station" is a "Station" that charges iPhone and Andriod phones while keeping the chargers protected from people walking off with them. This can be placed in your household, Workplace, Classroom, etc. It also offers some security for your phone while it is being charged. This prototype is...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:09:22 PST
Make An L.E.D Emblem Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-An-LED-Emblem-Light/
Make An L.E.D Emblem Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/0H3A/I0Q1R5VL/F2C0H3AI0Q1R5VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/0H3A/I0Q1R5VL/F2C0H3AI0Q1R5VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/0H3A/I0Q1R5VL/F2C0H3AI0Q1R5VL.SMALL.jpg mist8k How to make this cool L.E.D lit emblem using a sheet of acrylic. You can also watch the video for more guidance. What you needThick A5 sheet of clear acrylic plastic.Base - I used the lid from a Lego boxStrip of colour changing L.E.DsHot glueStencil of emblem or custom stencil Rotary tool with atta...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:07:28 PDT