Instructables: exploring - technology - custom http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:33:02 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to BackUp and Shrink Your Raspberry Pi Image http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-BackUp-and-Shrink-Your-Raspberry-Pi-Image/
How to BackUp and Shrink Your Raspberry Pi Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn ForewordSo why all the hullabaloo you may ask? Surely all I need to do is use Win32DiskImager and take a read of my Raspbian Image and zip it right? Job Done!Well, unfortunately that's not the whole story. Read on... Have you ever noticed the size of your Rasbian image is that of the card you too...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:52:38 PDT
Creating a custom shrinked Raspberry Pi image http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Custom-Shrinked-Raspberry-Pi-Image/
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 05:02:19 PDT
Personalised Photo Phone Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalised-Photo-Phone-Cover/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 04:53:14 PDT
The Fibonacci Sleeve http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Fibonacci-Sleeve/
The Fibonacci Sleeve - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/3TFZ/IPTJHHGQ/FQY3TFZIPTJHHGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/3TFZ/IPTJHHGQ/FQY3TFZIPTJHHGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/3TFZ/IPTJHHGQ/FQY3TFZIPTJHHGQ.SMALL.jpg NishantF1 World's smartest, slimmest, modular sleeve is luxuriously affordable yet functionally fantastic.Fibonacci does express individuality with bespoke customisation & vents gadget heat with smart snaps in the most thoughtful way. Making of Fibonacci : Truth Is In The Details. The FIBONACCI Sleeve is a...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:33:24 PDT
Led Switchback Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Switchback-Circuit/
Led Switchback Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/8EIE/IPTJC0FK/FD68EIEIPTJC0FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/8EIE/IPTJC0FK/FD68EIEIPTJC0FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/8EIE/IPTJC0FK/FD68EIEIPTJC0FK.SMALL.gif renan conti I googled this circuit the whole Internet and not found how to do it, and finally got a simple circuit, and would like to help you What you will need !! 1n4007 Diode5 pin car relayCapacitors 6,600uf (minimum), I used 3 of 2,200 microfaradwiresled drl for testsoldering ironelectronic skills Sol...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:18:39 PDT
Scratch Build an RC Car with CAD and Rapid Prototyping http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-Build-an-RC-Car-With-CAD-and-Rapid-Prototy/
Scratch Build an RC Car with CAD and Rapid Prototyping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/48NC/IQCMJFBG/FF948NCIQCMJFBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/48NC/IQCMJFBG/FF948NCIQCMJFBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/48NC/IQCMJFBG/FF948NCIQCMJFBG.SMALL.jpg ossum IntroductionFor a long time I have wanted to build an RC car completely from scratch, but never quite had access to all of the tools required to do it by hand or been able to justify the cost of using rapid prototyping methods. After taking part in the Intel IOT Invitational and the Mediatek Linkit ...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:17:03 PDT
DIY Anti Backlash Nuts - Super Cheap and Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Anti-Backlash-Nuts-Super-Cheap-and-Simple/
DIY Anti Backlash Nuts - Super Cheap and Simple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KVRL/IPET1RPX/FUSKVRLIPET1RPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KVRL/IPET1RPX/FUSKVRLIPET1RPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/KVRL/IPET1RPX/FUSKVRLIPET1RPX.SMALL.jpg MaxMustermannYoutube This nut can be used for any kind of linear motion. Weather it is on a 3D-Printer, a CNC or a camera slider. It only takes an hour to make and works amazingly well! Delrin is the perfect material to slide over metal. There is very little wear and it fits the shape of your leadscrew perfectly. Therfo...
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 17:09:35 PDT
Custom Award http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Award/
Custom Award - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O9PH/IPA1O044/FD0O9PHIPA1O044.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O9PH/IPA1O044/FD0O9PHIPA1O044.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/O9PH/IPA1O044/FD0O9PHIPA1O044.SMALL.jpg kh-sora With this step by step guide, you too can make your very own custom, 3D printable award for any occasion! Additionally, you'll learn a bit about mesh editing using Autodesk Meshmixer.Everyone loves to be recognized, from academic awards to sports trophies and fun contests. But, why stick with the ...
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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:05:29 PDT
Auto-Generated Custom Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Generated-Custom-Greenhouse/
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Mon, 23 May 2016 16:41:10 PDT
PC portátil (Portable PC) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Portátil-Portable-PC/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:14:25 PDT
3D Printed Remote Controlled BB8 Droid - Make Course http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Remote-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
3D Printed Remote Controlled BB8 Droid - Make Course - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/KEV6/INUUZBHL/FM8KEV6INUUZBHL.SMALL.jpg jdl92990 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Hello Guys, This is my final project for the Make Course at USF. We were able to build anything we wanted, as long as it operated with the Arduino platform...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 20:37:36 PDT
The LiteFab - The affordable and rugged DLP printer for home http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LiteFab-the-Affordable-and-Rugged-DLP-Printer-/
The LiteFab - The affordable and rugged DLP printer for home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/6XJ3/INYTZB0V/F5V6XJ3INYTZB0V.SMALL.jpg bongoboy23 ENTERED INTO 3D PRINTING CONTEST! CHECK IT OUT HERE:http://www.instructables.com/contest/3dprinting201...*WORK IN PROGRESS*This is a work in progress and subject to change. Additionally, I'm only human, so no doubt I have missed something in this long instructable. Thank you for your understanding.*...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 06:35:09 PDT
Create a custom usb icon and name http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-Custom-Usb-Icon-and-Name/
Create a custom usb icon and name - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/QY3F/IN7ORUFS/F2CQY3FIN7ORUFS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/QY3F/IN7ORUFS/F2CQY3FIN7ORUFS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/QY3F/IN7ORUFS/F2CQY3FIN7ORUFS.SMALL.jpg Slayce Hi and welcome to this short tutorial !At the end, you'll be able to change that old and over-used usb flash drive icon and change its name under windows.So, let's begin !PS : I'm french, so there may be some mistakes or weird sentences, and I apologize for this. Please, tell me if I have to change ...
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:47:25 PDT
Custom 3D Printed Fishing Lure http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Fishing-Lure/
Custom 3D Printed Fishing Lure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/52WP/IN0TJJ5K/FG452WPIN0TJJ5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/52WP/IN0TJJ5K/FG452WPIN0TJJ5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/52WP/IN0TJJ5K/FG452WPIN0TJJ5K.SMALL.jpg Legoguylolforever For my first 3D printer project, I thought I'd tackle something different: A fishing lure. Right now the market is limited to commercially manufactured models, and custom handmade ones crafted from wood with the use of power tools. These are both perfectly acceptable and functional methods of produc...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 21:17:15 PDT
Using Custom / Fowarded Numbers With the CRM http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Custom-Fowarded-Numbers-With-the-CRM/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 10:44:27 PDT
Buying Parts for a Custom Gaming PC http://www.instructables.com/id/Buying-Parts-for-a-Custom-Gaming-PC/
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 10:36:08 PDT
Designing a PC Case From Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-a-PC-Case-From-Scratch/
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 19:44:53 PST
The World's Smallest 4x4x4 RGB LED Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Worlds-Smallest-RGB-LED-Cube/
The World's Smallest 4x4x4 RGB LED Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/5DEB/IKWV9F8V/FMS5DEBIKWV9F8V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/5DEB/IKWV9F8V/FMS5DEBIKWV9F8V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/5DEB/IKWV9F8V/FMS5DEBIKWV9F8V.SMALL.jpg HariFun I believe this is "currently" the world's Tiniest 4x4x4 COLOR LED Cube. There are smaller ones but are usually single color and made up of fewer LEDs (3x3x3).The actual LED cube is less than 1 inch square. It uses sixty four 3.2mmx2.7mm SMD RGB LED (Surface Mounted Device, Red+Green+Blue, Light Emi...
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Sun, 21 Feb 2016 13:47:23 PST
DIY Full Color Mixing 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-Color-Mixing-3D-Printer/
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 18:56:58 PST
Custom Skinning Your MPD218 http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Skinning-Your-MPD218/
Custom Skinning Your MPD218 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YH1F/IK7BN10Y/FOZYH1FIK7BN10Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YH1F/IK7BN10Y/FOZYH1FIK7BN10Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/YH1F/IK7BN10Y/FOZYH1FIK7BN10Y.SMALL.jpg WasThatDave I will be taking you through the process of custom skinning your Akai Professional MPD218. It's easy and fun to do! For those of you who are worried about breaking your MPD in the process, don't worry. You'd really have to try to break it.And yes mine is already done and I am documenting this after ...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 11:28:55 PST
Phosphorescent Bike With Ultraviolet LEDS http://www.instructables.com/id/Phosphorescent-Bike-With-Ultraviolet-LEDS/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 02:02:28 PST
How to Change Your Ip Address http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Change-Your-Ip-Address/
How to Change Your Ip Address - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/EDGG/IJSX58OW/FEWEDGGIJSX58OW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/EDGG/IJSX58OW/FEWEDGGIJSX58OW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/EDGG/IJSX58OW/FEWEDGGIJSX58OW.SMALL.jpg jtsnowboy In this Instructable I show you how to change your Ip address this may be useful if you need to remain hidden on the internet or avoid a ban from a website or server.Also try the Ip changer if the video is a bit much for you: http://adf.ly/3347398/ip-changer Watch the videos Watch the attached vi...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 19:14:09 PST
Web Connected Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Web-Connected-Weather-Station/
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:18:23 PST
Make an ARDUINO on your own...!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-ARDUINO-on-Your-Own/
Make an ARDUINO on your own...!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EQSU/IJ6CCEYE/F35EQSUIJ6CCEYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EQSU/IJ6CCEYE/F35EQSUIJ6CCEYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EQSU/IJ6CCEYE/F35EQSUIJ6CCEYE.SMALL.jpg vnod2805 ARDUINO platform is today's most popular platform in the world used for embedded projects.Programming an Arduino is very simple than any other system.Just plug it to your PC and get started...!!!But as the standalone projects based on Arduino increases, more number of Arduinos are required for getti...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 07:04:14 PST
Creating a Custom Language Resourcepack for Minecraft 1.8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Custom-Language-Resourcepack-for-Minecr/
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Fri, 1 Jan 2016 19:32:06 PST
Watch LED Backlight Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Watch-LED-Light-Mod/
Watch LED Backlight Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/PMSW/IIDH9EHY/FRBPMSWIIDH9EHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/PMSW/IIDH9EHY/FRBPMSWIIDH9EHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/PMSW/IIDH9EHY/FRBPMSWIIDH9EHY.SMALL.jpg bobyong808 This instructable is based on the classic Casio F-91W. Many other cheap digital watches have a similar problem with their backlight and the same remedy can be applied to them. This instructable will show you how to change the color and increase the brightness of your LED backlight. This mod will mak...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 06:36:48 PST
Swagway, Hover board, iScooter fix uncontrollable jitter SkyWalker http://www.instructables.com/id/Swagway-Hover-Board-IScooter-Fix-Uncontrollable-Ji/
Swagway, Hover board, iScooter fix uncontrollable jitter SkyWalker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/8BXF/IICCVWIO/FXD8BXFIICCVWIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/8BXF/IICCVWIO/FXD8BXFIICCVWIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXD/8BXF/IICCVWIO/FXD8BXFIICCVWIO.SMALL.jpg MacmeDan This is the second problem that commonly effects the Swagway / iScooter / Hover board / Chinese what ever. So you should check out the first intractable if you have not tried that solution yet. It is definitely the easiest fix if that is the problem http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Hover-Board-Sw...
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Fri, 18 Dec 2015 21:36:16 PST
Custom Midi Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Midi-Controller/
Custom Midi Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/CFPT/IHZ4T27R/FHICFPTIHZ4T27R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/CFPT/IHZ4T27R/FHICFPTIHZ4T27R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/CFPT/IHZ4T27R/FHICFPTIHZ4T27R.SMALL.jpg CalA2 This tutorial shows you how to make a custom midi controller. (presumes experience with midi controllers, simple circuits, simple c coding) Figure out what controls you want on your controller How many/what parts do you want on your controller?Do you want Sliders? Knobs? Buttons?Other electronic ...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 12:07:05 PST
Automatic Window Curtains http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Window-Curtains/
Automatic Window Curtains - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/59WQ/IHP8WS9L/FDG59WQIHP8WS9L.SMALL.jpg jordantallent Isnt' it a pain to have to actually get up off of the couch to close the curtains? Well I thought so, which led to this project, wireless, automatic curtains that can be controlled over bluetooth and can be set to open/close at a certain time or light level. Documented below is how I went about do...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 18:30:48 PST
Retropie Gaming System (TCC Edition) http://www.instructables.com/id/Retropie-Gaming-System/
Retropie Gaming System (TCC Edition) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/4BU1/IJYUY96I/F0P4BU1IJYUY96I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/4BU1/IJYUY96I/F0P4BU1IJYUY96I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/4BU1/IJYUY96I/F0P4BU1IJYUY96I.SMALL.jpg Willem_Pijl Retro Gaming System (TCC edition): The device is running on the Retropie OS using the official "clear image" theme and a custom made splashscreen (seen when booting up the device): Specs and things needed:Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+A 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 CPU1GB RAMRetroPie, most rece...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:24:33 PST
Make a font out of your own handwriting http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-font-out-of-your-own-handwriting/
Make a font out of your own handwriting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/PM3Q/IGL47RBZ/F1APM3QIGL47RBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/PM3Q/IGL47RBZ/F1APM3QIGL47RBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/PM3Q/IGL47RBZ/F1APM3QIGL47RBZ.SMALL.jpg Ole_ Hi! As some requested I made a tutorial on how to get your personal handwriting as a font on your android device.Yes, this instruction is very basic, but anyway, maybe someone will find it quite useful.I will not show how to install the font on Windows, because it is just two clicks. Please keep in ...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2015 03:46:23 PST
Round LED Matrix - 340x WS2801 Pixels http://www.instructables.com/id/Round-LED-Matrix-340x-WS2801-Pixels/
Round LED Matrix - 340x WS2801 Pixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AYS2/IGB209OK/FKRAYS2IGB209OK.SMALL.jpg NLED-Projects 340 pieces of WS2801 pixels with 12mm RGB LEDs were used to create a simple to assemble RGB LED matrix/screen. While kind of expensive, they are extremely easy to mount, wire, and to control. This type of WS2801 pixel chipset was chosen for this project as they were readily available, was the corre...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:17:31 PDT
Custom Web Browser Start Page http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Web-Browser-Start-Page/
Custom Web Browser Start Page - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FSDR/IG8BGE5S/FRRFSDRIG8BGE5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FSDR/IG8BGE5S/FRRFSDRIG8BGE5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/FSDR/IG8BGE5S/FRRFSDRIG8BGE5S.SMALL.jpg blksheep Creating a custom web browser start page adds a lot of convenience to a web browsing session. This Instructable shows you how to install a custom start page that I made and goes over a few easy tweaks that you can make to personalize it further. This is a nice starting point for novice web developer...
By: blksheep

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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 19:48:05 PDT
Laptop lid mod V2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-lid-mod-V2/
Laptop lid mod V2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/VR5A/IG2LZ7ZP/F53VR5AIG2LZ7ZP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/VR5A/IG2LZ7ZP/F53VR5AIG2LZ7ZP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/VR5A/IG2LZ7ZP/F53VR5AIG2LZ7ZP.SMALL.jpg Gabz Dela Paz tired of the plain-looking design you see whenever you close your laptop cover? this instructable will show you how to add a glowing logo to your laptop cover to give it a more personalized look and feel. give your electronic friend a facelift by following the instructions below. Disassemble disa...
By: Gabz Dela Paz

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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:34:09 PDT
Custom Arduino guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Arduino-guitar/
Custom Arduino guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/LXRQ/IFUEFZLI/FVNLXRQIFUEFZLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/LXRQ/IFUEFZLI/FVNLXRQIFUEFZLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVN/LXRQ/IFUEFZLI/FVNLXRQIFUEFZLI.SMALL.jpg MrAtkinson Hi all, I have been working on a guitar project for my brother-in-law who is currently learning how to play the electric guitar. I wanted to build him something that would help him learn but is also really cool at the same time so without any doubt it had to have some cool electric circuitry inside ...
By: MrAtkinson

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Sat, 17 Oct 2015 13:08:48 PDT
Custom Printed iPhone Case http://www.instructables.com/id/custom-iphone-case/
Custom Printed iPhone Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/L0O9/IF0XW4M3/FTXL0O9IF0XW4M3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/L0O9/IF0XW4M3/FTXL0O9IF0XW4M3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/L0O9/IF0XW4M3/FTXL0O9IF0XW4M3.SMALL.jpg Ang_F have you ever seen a picture online and though that it would look great as an iPhone case? here is how to do it.materials clear iPhone case laptop with photoshop (or other photo editing software) and word a picture scissors hobby knife (optional) pastic adhesive paper (optional) packagin...
By: Ang_F

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Sat, 26 Sep 2015 16:11:22 PDT
Very cheap Delta 3D Printer (about 150€) http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Delta-3D-Printer-named-PACA/
Very cheap Delta 3D Printer (about 150€) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KWS/IEX4QZPF/FE60KWSIEX4QZPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KWS/IEX4QZPF/FE60KWSIEX4QZPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE6/0KWS/IEX4QZPF/FE60KWSIEX4QZPF.SMALL.jpg Francisco Javier Ruiz Racero A year or so, i began to interested about 3D Printers. Then, i started to look for information about this, how they are working, how they are made…When i was prepared, i started to buy the pieces for to do my own 3D printer, it should be a delta type, because i like how it moves, but the downside of...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 06:51:42 PDT
Steam punk flying Drone http://www.instructables.com/id/Steam-punk-flying-Drone/
Steam punk flying Drone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ5/PFKJ/IFGNR4ES/FJ5PFKJIFGNR4ES.SMALL.jpg Multicopterdesign This is taken from some plans that I designed for a drone. I used Autocad Inventor to design this done. The idea was to create a drone that could be made in a typical home workshop environment. I didn't want to invest in a 3d printer, and didn't want to use a CNC machine to cut out the parts. It...
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Tue, 22 Sep 2015 06:57:15 PDT
Corner Desk PC v3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Corner-Desk-PC-v3/
Corner Desk PC v3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/3S6Z/IESTPECA/FOK3S6ZIESTPECA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/3S6Z/IESTPECA/FOK3S6ZIESTPECA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/3S6Z/IESTPECA/FOK3S6ZIESTPECA.SMALL.jpg CroobCraft Well its been a long time coming; the 3rd chapter of the Corner Desk PC , the AMD processor I was using in my last unit started misbehaving, overheating and generally being very arsey.So I drew up a wish list of things I would like, and changes to be made, that read something like this:1. Quieter .....
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 17:34:57 PDT
ReThink Concept Phone: Mirus http://www.instructables.com/id/ReThink-Concept-Phone-Mirus/
ReThink Concept Phone: Mirus - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/HKOY/IEA9HHG9/F8DHKOYIEA9HHG9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/HKOY/IEA9HHG9/F8DHKOYIEA9HHG9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8D/HKOY/IEA9HHG9/F8DHKOYIEA9HHG9.SMALL.jpg NinjaBanzai The phone has evolved from a simple device capable of sending only sound to something far more versatile. From the brick to the Iphone 6 the phone has evolved to become one of the most used technologies in the world. Here's my personal idea of what a phone should be.If you would like this phone to ...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 22:04:34 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,...
By: iantgray

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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 19:25:30 PDT
Making Custom Threaded Inserts (3D Printing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Custom-Threaded-Inserts-3D-Printing/
Making Custom Threaded Inserts (3D Printing) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/340X/IDYPD4X6/FZI340XIDYPD4X6.SMALL.jpg PeterM13 Many times when you print a downloaded part, the fastener holes or hex recesses are too tight. Other times, the type or size fastener that the design requires is just not available, which happens a lot here on Maui. The Item pictured here is a spindle bracket to replace the motor on a ShapeOko CNC r...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:06:07 PDT
How To Change All Buttons, Triggers, And Joysticks On An Xbox 360 Wireless Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-All-Buttons-Triggers-And-Joysticks-O/
How To Change All Buttons, Triggers, And Joysticks On An Xbox 360 Wireless Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/OGF5/IDYKKY29/FRAOGF5IDYKKY29.SMALL.jpg KarP7 This instructable will teach you how to make your very own custom Xbox 360 controller. This project could be a little bit difficult and/or frustrating at times, but if you stick with it, your controller will be the best on the block. Gather Materials Materials: -1 Xbox 360 controller -1 To...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:20:03 PDT
Live Reverse Engineering http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Reverse-Engineering/
Live Reverse Engineering - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DQE8/ID7UVJQE/F22DQE8ID7UVJQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DQE8/ID7UVJQE/F22DQE8ID7UVJQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/DQE8/ID7UVJQE/F22DQE8ID7UVJQE.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison I started in electronics before the advent of the internet and most solid state components, so getting datasheets and schematics was not easy for me. Today with manufactures making custom ICs and LCDs for everything from phones to video games, tinkers that salvage components from old electronics are...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:28:06 PDT
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Rubber-Bands/
Custom 3D Printed Rubber Bands - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/B4MW/ID77OYQ4/FRMB4MWID77OYQ4.SMALL.jpg icecats Often when working on projects, I am forced to use a close match of a part instead of the right sized part for the job. The beautiful thing about 3D printing is the ability to customize an object to exactly how you need it. With some basic 3D modeling skills, you can create a part to your desired sp...
By: icecats

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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 12:15:52 PDT
How to Reprogram MicroLights [EmazingLights Glove Sets] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Reprogram-MicroLights-EmazingLights-eLite-e/
How to Reprogram MicroLights [EmazingLights Glove Sets] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0R/UWRZ/ID1HYDAA/F0RUWRZID1HYDAA.SMALL.jpg eTesla33 This Instructable explains how to reprogram your EmazingLight MicroLights [see wiki for glove set compatibility]If you have any questions post them here. Components You will need a PICKit 3 debugger which you can get for around 30$ here and also an 8-pin SOIC clip. You can make one which will wor...
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 05:51:11 PDT
Custom 3D Printed Standoffs http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-3D-Printed-Standoffs/
Custom 3D Printed Standoffs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/WJUP/ICX7SZLR/FCHWJUPICX7SZLR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/WJUP/ICX7SZLR/FCHWJUPICX7SZLR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCH/WJUP/ICX7SZLR/FCHWJUPICX7SZLR.SMALL.jpg icecats Little bits of hardware are one of the hardest components to stock in your workshop. Standoffs are an excellent example of this. Standoffs come in a huge variety- they are customized in length, screw size, and outer diameter. It is always disappointing when you end up having to order something as in...
By: icecats

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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 11:45:00 PDT
VFD clock/Nixie indoor/outdoor thermometer Retro Fit Linden Mantle Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/VFD-clockNixie-indooroutdoor-thermometer-Retro-Fit/
VFD clock/Nixie indoor/outdoor thermometer Retro Fit Linden Mantle Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/T7M5/ICMHI739/FTYT7M5ICMHI739.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/T7M5/ICMHI739/FTYT7M5ICMHI739.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTY/T7M5/ICMHI739/FTYT7M5ICMHI739.SMALL.jpg LoneGinger I decided to do something I hadnt seen yet and combined (2) seperate electronics using (2) different types vacuum tube displays to make this unique display. Nixie tubes for the thermometer and VFD (vacuum flouresent display) for the clock. Supplies -(4) digit VFD clock. I bought mine on Ebay una...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:07:50 PDT
Customize Skylanders Trap Team Logo Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Skylanders-Trap-Team-Logo-Tutorial/
Customize Skylanders Trap Team Logo Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/82VN/IBJTJET7/FDM82VNIBJTJET7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/82VN/IBJTJET7/FDM82VNIBJTJET7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/82VN/IBJTJET7/FDM82VNIBJTJET7.SMALL.jpg ecsaul23 Thanks for checking out my 'ible! I have an Etsy shop in which this is one of my items. I can't see charging everyone for a single unchanging file again and again like lots of sellers there. I like to have the digital files I offer in my shop available for free to anyone who wants it, they have but ...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 15:51:40 PDT
Beeduino : Homemade Arduino Uno for $6 http://www.instructables.com/id/Beeduino-Homemade-Arduino-on-a-Budget/
Beeduino : Homemade Arduino Uno for $6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/4E5C/IBJ73RO7/F4T4E5CIBJ73RO7.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Hey what the cost of this blue board thingy, "Arduino" i think its called?? Well the cost is about $30 per board. Woah $30 for just this simple circuit. Whats so special in it? Well nothing actually. Its just a simple open source development platform with awesome I/O and programming potentials. Open...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:26:14 PDT