Instructables: exploring - technology - cool - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:44:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinning-Kinetic-Scupture-SUPER-FUN/
Spinning Kinetic Scupture SUPER FUN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/AAX9/IOUBTKV4/FSPAAX9IOUBTKV4.SMALL.jpg rafma This is a fun kinetic sculpture that spins and looks super duper cool.Hope you enjoy this easy tutorial on how to make it! Draw the Blades The first thing you're going to have to do it draw the blades for each piece. There are 16 total. For our project we drew only one on the computer, flipped th...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 05:29:25 PDT
Tron Up Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Tron-Up-Your-Car/
Tron Up Your Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/6L7E/IORGYT0Y/FR26L7EIORGYT0Y.SMALL.jpg Dufva Hi there!Been a while since I last made one of these instructables, no worries, I haven't been low on making stuff just low on making the instructions for it.However! This time it'll be something cool with lights that you put inside your rims that makes your car look like it came straight from TRON....
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Sat, 28 May 2016 16:13:50 PDT
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Solar-Arc-Reactor/
Pocket Solar Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/X2YO/IOOM3MD6/F2OX2YOIOOM3MD6.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This small solar light is portable and very lightweight which makes it a great source of light on the go, whether it be camping, at festivals or generally just when you need to light your way!Styled on Tony Stark's Iron Man Arc Reactor you can even wear it on your chest!Incased in 2 Pringles lids it...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 02:23:57 PDT
Magnetic Arc Reactor http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Arc-Reactor/
Magnetic Arc Reactor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/0LSE/IO61C3BV/FE90LSEIO61C3BV.SMALL.jpg BlondeJamesDean This is my attempt at making the Arc Reactor from Iron Man 1. I've added a reed switch in the electronic circuit so that when a magnet is near by, the Arc lights up which a pretty awesome effect!Check out my video of it in action! Parts List Bracelet mouldClear Epoxy Resinx11 White LEDs2032 coin ...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 12:16:50 PDT
Small and relatively cheap FPV quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-and-Relatively-Cheap-FPV-Quadcopter/
Small and relatively cheap FPV quadcopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FET/ZGYL/IO34BDHH/FETZGYLIO34BDHH.SMALL.jpg matas1 Hi, just to clear the air, this is my first instructable. Be gentle ;)Flying quad-copters is a lot of fun and it is one of those things that are easy to learn, but difficult to master. There is a lot of additional information around the interwebs, but if you happen to have any questions, I'll be mor...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 14:35:21 PDT
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output RambleAfter way, way, waaay too many crappy pictures in the dark, dimly lit room, with a flash or basically in any scenario which didn't involve bright sunlight, I decided that I needed a photo/film-light aka continuous light.About the projectThis is a continuous light panel that is adjustable betwe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Batman Wall Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Kickass-Batman-Lampshade/
Batman Wall Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F21/7KXB/INM7Q1A6/F217KXBINM7Q1A6.SMALL.jpg Technovation I needed to make a lampshade for a light in my room that was too bright. Being a huge fan of superheroes and especially of Batman I decided it would be the most appropriate, effective and cool lampshade. In the end I am pretty satisfied with how it came up. Parts needed... Here are the parts and ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:34:01 PDT
Instant Color Change Experiment | Iodine Clock Reaction http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Color-Change-Experiment-Iodine-Clock-React/
Instant Color Change Experiment | Iodine Clock Reaction - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/2DM6/INF9GC2O/FLG2DM6INF9GC2O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/2DM6/INF9GC2O/FLG2DM6INF9GC2O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLG/2DM6/INF9GC2O/FLG2DM6INF9GC2O.SMALL.jpg RussianDude In this project, we will turn almost clear liquid into the dark in the blink of an eye. It takes a little preparation, and possible trip to the pharmacy, but it's worth it.https://youtu.be/cB87Cyxqtg8 So here's what we need 2 transparent glasses2 small plastic cups Any container with warm water ...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:43:30 PDT
Photo-sensetive Running Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-sensetive-Running-Top/
Photo-sensetive Running Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/D494/INETTKH9/FNAD494INETTKH9.SMALL.jpg emilydaub If you run at night this is for you. This lights up as it gets darker outside on two independent photocells and no micro controller!Materials 10 x 3mm red LEDs12 x 3mm white LEDs2 x PNP 2N3960 -E13 Transistors2 x 5mm Photocells1 x 22k Ω resistor (not pictured) 2 x 47k Ω resistorBattery holder with ...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 20:28:59 PDT
Super Power JOULE THIEF http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Power-JOULE-THIEF/
Super Power JOULE THIEF - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1PPE/IN35RAOJ/F821PPEIN35RAOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1PPE/IN35RAOJ/F821PPEIN35RAOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/1PPE/IN35RAOJ/F821PPEIN35RAOJ.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Joule thief is a minimalist Armstrong, self-oscillating voltage booster that is small, low-cost, and easy to build, no needs many materials to make it. I made this because i need to power up something in emergency situations. It can kept in a pocket, bag, and any places. This Joule thief can powerin...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 02:04:22 PDT
DIY bucket air conditioner with smartphone control http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bucket-Air-Conditioner-With-Smartphone-Control/
DIY bucket air conditioner with smartphone control - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UDYC/ILSB0QUF/FA5UDYCILSB0QUF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UDYC/ILSB0QUF/FA5UDYCILSB0QUF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/UDYC/ILSB0QUF/FA5UDYCILSB0QUF.SMALL.jpg Technovation I live in a rather hot place in the south of India and my work space gets stuffy. I found a neat solution to this problem by transforming an old bucket into a DIY air conditioner. The model of the AC is very simple, low cost but yet effective.The basic idea to this project is: a fan that blows out a...
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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 10:17:53 PST
Usb Wall Outlet Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Usb-Wall-Outlet-Hack/
Usb Wall Outlet Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1F/QWNA/ILE0KR4P/F1FQWNAILE0KR4P.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Phone,Phone,Phone!Everyone Uses It All the Time,Maybe You Are Using It Right Now As Well!But Every phone has One Disadvantage!That It Runs Out Of juice really Fast!These Days Finding Phone Chargers make Our Heads Spin!So I Decided To Hack My Ac Wall Outlet Into A Built In Phone Charger!Now No one Ca...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 13:28:53 PST
DIY Car Footrest Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Footrest-Light/
DIY Car Footrest Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/HBDS/ILE0K9XO/FHMHBDSILE0K9XO.SMALL.jpg diyfuntech Nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day,road traffic injuries are predicted to become the fifth leading cause of death by 2030. There Are Many Causes To These Accidents, one of them is that an object gets stuck under the Brake,& hence the Brakes Fail Ca...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2016 12:16:12 PST
Wireless Door Unloker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Door-Unloker-System/
Wireless Door Unloker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/KHE3/IKRNULZA/FL8KHE3IKRNULZA.SMALL.jpg dani_a_z keys are old ways to open a door, and it will be difficult to use it in low light conditions so that why i moved to wirless with 20 meters range The first systhem The first system consisted of an interphone that requiered to push a button in the house to unlock the door.So it was simple all i a...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 05:53:41 PST
Taking Apart a Floppy Disk Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Apart-a-Floppy-Disk-Drive/
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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 20:09:10 PST
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/
Industrial Pi Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/R6BO/IE6H9B4I/F83R6BOIE6H9B4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/R6BO/IE6H9B4I/F83R6BOIE6H9B4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/R6BO/IE6H9B4I/F83R6BOIE6H9B4I.SMALL.jpg TXTCLA55 The inspiration came from this project, which is also going to be its main purpose. I also have an odd fascination with vacuum tubes, and this looks like a big one.The case has an LED inside that's hooked up to the GPIO pins. However, as of this writing I haven't assigned the LED to do anything but ...
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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/
101 useful, practical, functional 3d prints! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/T2CY/I9YBO55A/F44T2CYI9YBO55A.SMALL.jpg JavaProgrammer This is a compilation of 101 useful things that can be 3D printed!Disclosure/Disclaimer:I did not design any of these models and am taking no credit for any them, I searched for a very long time(over 8 hours!) and downloaded these pictures from the Internet. I thought that this would be acceptable b...
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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/
Arduino Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SMALL.jpg Constructed Its hot here in Los Angeles! Besides the massive drought California is in, Its not as cool around here lately. I wanted to build something to see just how hot it really was, and here it is!Read this instructable and Ill teach how you can turn just a few components you have into an accurate mini desk...
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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/
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
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