Instructables: exploring - technology - design http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:38:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Laser-Cut Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Cut-Phone-Stand/
Laser-Cut Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/D7R6/I1KJJU7P/FMHD7R6I1KJJU7P.SMALL.jpg JTotes99 This is a phone stand that is portable and easy to use. I made this using a laser in my school to cut the wood, so you'll need to make sure you have access to one before you start.Supplies Needed: 0.115 inch-think wood, wood glue, sand paper Design The Stand To make this stand you can either desi...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:20:43 PDT
Tack Local - Brand Powered Event Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Tack-Local-Brand-Powered-Event-Display/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:16:29 PDT
How to write G code (basics) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-write-G-code-basics/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:05:20 PDT
Applying Vinyl Graphics To Vehicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-Vinyl-Graphics-To-Vehicles/
Applying Vinyl Graphics To Vehicles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/A0IT/I169P71J/FELA0ITI169P71J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/A0IT/I169P71J/FELA0ITI169P71J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/A0IT/I169P71J/FELA0ITI169P71J.SMALL.jpg rovingcraftshop A great song writer, named Lionel Richie, wrote and sang a song called "EASY". That was the inspiration behind the name I've finally decided on for my bus. The first line of the song is, " That's why I'm easy, like a Sunday morning".Part of the plan for the bus I'm building is to have a workshop i...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:41:58 PDT
Get started with the Bend Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Bend-Sensor/
Get started with the Bend Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/X12G/I12KISVN/FQ8X12GI12KISVN.SMALL.jpg cecilise We started by looking at how the Bend Sensor is buildt up, and how it works.We then looked at different areas we can see it beeing used in.Finally we made a lamp were you can change colour of the light, and also the brightness of a LED.You will find the steps of how to make your own lamp, including ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:43:55 PDT
Frei Otto Next Generation Architectural Model http://www.instructables.com/id/Frei-Otto-Next-Generation-Architectural-Model/
Frei Otto Next Generation Architectural Model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/5X5S/I101CX64/F0U5X5SI101CX64.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/5X5S/I101CX64/F0U5X5SI101CX64.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0U/5X5S/I101CX64/F0U5X5SI101CX64.SMALL.jpg abertoni This instructable chronicles the process that I followed from fabrication conception to completion of an architectural scale model of an original structure that took major design and engineering ques from Frei Otto's Manhiem Pavilion in Germany.The concept behind the canopy structure was to take adv...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 22:04:03 PDT
Dragon Shell Pavilion Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragon-Shell-Pavilion-Prototype/
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:48:01 PDT
Volatile Mutation http://www.instructables.com/id/Volatile-Mutation/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:41:59 PDT
Laser Cut Portable Chair - Plus Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/Plus-Chair-Kit/
Laser Cut Portable Chair - Plus Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/KPKG/I0PYXVBJ/FFIKPKGI0PYXVBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/KPKG/I0PYXVBJ/FFIKPKGI0PYXVBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/KPKG/I0PYXVBJ/FFIKPKGI0PYXVBJ.SMALL.jpg ryo.kosaka.10 Material:plywood 3mm 910*1820 1sheet or 300*450mm 12sheets Cutting Assembling Packing & Loading Making Coffee
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:05:59 PDT
Technical Drawing and Drafting Primer http://www.instructables.com/id/Techinical-Drawing-and-Drafting-Primer/
Technical Drawing and Drafting Primer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/CLC7/I06J7VOV/FOACLC7I06J7VOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/CLC7/I06J7VOV/FOACLC7I06J7VOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/CLC7/I06J7VOV/FOACLC7I06J7VOV.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad When I went to high school, it was a time when shop classes still existed and you could learn some skills essential for your future maker self. It was the worst of times. It was the best of times...I think one of the most important skills to be gotten out of that was learning how to draw and read t...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:51:04 PDT
Diyurr http://www.instructables.com/id/Diyurr/
Diyurr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/LR25/HZJO4R5B/FBKLR25HZJO4R5B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/LR25/HZJO4R5B/FBKLR25HZJO4R5B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/LR25/HZJO4R5B/FBKLR25HZJO4R5B.SMALL.jpg DrapogDesign Skrekkøgle (http://skrekkogle.com/) a Oslo based design firm made DURR, a awesome gadget a while back. http://skrekkogle.com/#durr1 (third picture)They made a limited set of 50 pieces and sold them. They turned out so popular that they set out to make another bigger batch of time investigating devi...
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:19:55 PDT
Guitar booster pedal (MPX-1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-booster-pedal-MPX-1/
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 07:26:37 PDT
Hydraulic Forklift http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydraulic-Forklift/
Hydraulic Forklift - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/PDVT/I09E1QJI/F8PPDVTI09E1QJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/PDVT/I09E1QJI/F8PPDVTI09E1QJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/PDVT/I09E1QJI/F8PPDVTI09E1QJI.SMALL.jpg jinenderkumar.jain.9 It is a hydraulic forklift which is made by me it is powered by a single motor and hydraulics to lift weight. It is all made by used materials and things which are easily available in market.Stay tuned for updates regarding this. I will upload the steps how I made it soon.
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:39:07 PDT
Autodesk Inventor Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Inventor-Tutorial/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:53:09 PDT
Vintage Inspired Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Stereo/
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:23:29 PDT
123d Creeper! A 123d creature design http://www.instructables.com/id/123d-Creeper-A-123d-creature-design/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:27:02 PDT
Satellites: Algorithmic Light Sculptures http://www.instructables.com/id/Satellites-Algorithmic-Light-Sculptures/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:50:38 PDT
Sketching with iron elements and 3D printed connectors http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketching-with-iron-elements-and-3D-printed-connec/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 05:39:01 PDT
123d Designed Transformers: Rodimus Prime? (Damaged) http://www.instructables.com/id/123d-Designed-Transformers-Rodimus-Prime-Damaged/
123d Designed Transformers: Rodimus Prime? (Damaged) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXL/56J6/HWJJWOHR/FXL56J6HWJJWOHR.SMALL.jpg Craft maker infinity I just wanted to take the time to show you another transformers related sculpture, designed in the free 123d Creature app, (I use an iPad).I've been wanting to do a G1/movie crossover for a while now. And do a 123d designed "movie" Rodimus Prime. He looks a bit different than I expected. Please comm...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:20:41 PDT
Adobe Illustrator tutorial - create vector 3D football http://www.instructables.com/id/Adobe-Illustrator-tutorial-create-vector-3D-footba/
Adobe Illustrator tutorial - create vector 3D football - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/BJ65/HWIMUZC5/FDDBJ65HWIMUZC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/BJ65/HWIMUZC5/FDDBJ65HWIMUZC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/BJ65/HWIMUZC5/FDDBJ65HWIMUZC5.SMALL.jpg kch4 You can watch all my videos at: www.youtube.com/user/khsana04 Adobe Illustrator is the best software to do vector files, the advantage of vector files is that you can edit the file as you want without loosing the quality if the file. so I can enlarge it or remove or edit the text much easier than do...
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 05:32:16 PDT
Tutorial - How to create a nice vector waving flag in adobe illustrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-How-to-create-a-nice-vector-waving-flag-i/
Tutorial - How to create a nice vector waving flag in adobe illustrator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/IHO3/HWIMUZ4Q/FZLIHO3HWIMUZ4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/IHO3/HWIMUZ4Q/FZLIHO3HWIMUZ4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/IHO3/HWIMUZ4Q/FZLIHO3HWIMUZ4Q.SMALL.jpg kch4 {"context":{"location":{},"login-upgrade-img":{},"footer-robot":{},"spinner":{"jQuery110206432556178899822":194},"jQuery110206432556178899822":1},"selector":"#editor-Object-353"}
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 05:32:16 PDT
Break down of 3DS max http://www.instructables.com/id/Break-down-of-3DS-max/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:24:43 PDT
123d Designed Transformers: Bumblebee's Girlfriend! http://www.instructables.com/id/123d-Designed-Transformers-Bumblebees-Girlfriend/
123d Designed Transformers: Bumblebee's Girlfriend! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/YZC1/HW4OH5YR/FZ4YZC1HW4OH5YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/YZC1/HW4OH5YR/FZ4YZC1HW4OH5YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/YZC1/HW4OH5YR/FZ4YZC1HW4OH5YR.SMALL.jpg Craft maker infinity Never fear, the queen bee is here! Sorry that this is not a tutorial, but it was a BIG sculpting job. And I wanted to focus on the sculpt it self, not just screen shots.If anyone has a name for her, than please write it down below!Note: These pictures are not to arouse or upset anyone in any way, if...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 07:47:39 PDT
Creating simple vintage/grunge logo using "text destroyer" http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-simple-vintagegrunge-logo-using-text-dest/
Creating simple vintage/grunge logo using "text destroyer" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/U23D/HW4OGCUD/FBAU23DHW4OGCUD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/U23D/HW4OGCUD/FBAU23DHW4OGCUD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBA/U23D/HW4OGCUD/FBAU23DHW4OGCUD.SMALL.jpg CharlesPerrault Today we gonna make a simple vintage/grunge logo using "text destroyer"What we need:- Adobe Photoshop- Text Destroyer- Custom shapes- Two free fonts: Franchise and OldJust download all the sources and let's start! :) Psd. template First of all, you need to open a psd template (from text destroyer...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 06:13:23 PDT
The Pawbin - A dog friendly trashcan http://www.instructables.com/id/Trash-can-Helptool-PAWBIN/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 06:07:20 PDT
ArtCAM Express - Retro Sign http://www.instructables.com/id/ArtCAM-Express-Retro-Sign/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 10:30:34 PDT
Designing iPhone Case for 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-iPhone-Case-for-3D-Printing/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 20:02:28 PDT
Cardboard Coffins (DIYing Free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Coffins-DIYing-Free/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 04:43:00 PDT
How To Make Websites - Complete Introduction To Web Development http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Websites-Complete-Introduction-To-Web-/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 13:36:54 PDT
How To Program A Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Program-A-Clock/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 15:31:55 PDT
How To Be A Fake Hacker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Be-A-Fake-Hacker/
How To Be A Fake Hacker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/CYA6/HV9HRD88/FIDCYA6HV9HRD88.SMALL.jpg -_ - wAT Have you ever looked at a website and said to yourself "I wish there was a legal way to make temporary changes to website for my own amusement."? If you have, and even if you haven't, you're in luck because I have something that will suit your needs.First of all, hacking is a term that is commonly ...
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Sat, 17 May 2014 14:18:17 PDT
Escape Pod: Project Proposal http://www.instructables.com/id/Escape-Pod-Project/
Escape Pod: Project Proposal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8KE1/HV85O04M/FSK8KE1HV85O04M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8KE1/HV85O04M/FSK8KE1HV85O04M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/8KE1/HV85O04M/FSK8KE1HV85O04M.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON The Escape Pod (that's a working title, please post suggestions!) is a portable, off-grid cabin for extended use on any site: the singular project for my stay as an Instructables/Autodesk Artist In Residence. The proposal I came to The Pier with was based on a project I did for High Desert Test Sit...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 11:56:11 PDT
Tutorial: Laser Cutting from Solidworks http://www.instructables.com/id/Tutorial-Laser-Cutting-from-Solidworks/
Tutorial: Laser Cutting from Solidworks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/L38Q/HUVPR9OM/F5ML38QHUVPR9OM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/L38Q/HUVPR9OM/F5ML38QHUVPR9OM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/L38Q/HUVPR9OM/F5ML38QHUVPR9OM.SMALL.jpg echang777 This tutorial outlines the process of getting parts from Solidworks to cut on Universal laser cutters. Load your part in Solidworks Make a drawing from the part The document size does not matter. To make things easier on yourself, be sure to de-select the "Display Sheet Format" option. Ad...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 20:12:38 PDT
designing a 3d castle on blender http://www.instructables.com/id/designing-a-3d-castle-on-blender/
designing a 3d castle on blender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SFRV/HUFW60GC/FVHSFRVHUFW60GC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SFRV/HUFW60GC/FVHSFRVHUFW60GC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVH/SFRV/HUFW60GC/FVHSFRVHUFW60GC.SMALL.jpg makershaker05 Today I will be showing you how to design a castle on the 3d designing program, Blender. This is a free but very well made 3d designing program which you can download on your computer. Blender can be connected to many 3d printers so you can print much of what you make on Blender. When you go onl...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 14:55:00 PDT
Make and Feel Virtual Drawings http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-and-Feel-Virtual-Drawings/
Make and Feel Virtual Drawings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YR1J/HUEENBWM/FWGYR1JHUEENBWM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YR1J/HUEENBWM/FWGYR1JHUEENBWM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/YR1J/HUEENBWM/FWGYR1JHUEENBWM.SMALL.jpg abhinavonowinew Learn to make a new haptic (Haptic perception is the process of recognizing objects through touch) device with Arduino! Here I can feel the slope of part of the drawing being touched using a servo motor. I made this for my blind friends...and for and to try out a new way of drawing! Here I used Se...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 09:11:35 PDT
introduction to electricity http://www.instructables.com/id/introduction-to-electricity/
introduction to electricity - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/Q2A7/HU6BHS5S/FZEQ2A7HU6BHS5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/Q2A7/HU6BHS5S/FZEQ2A7HU6BHS5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/Q2A7/HU6BHS5S/FZEQ2A7HU6BHS5S.SMALL.jpg peer design This breadboard is designed to introduce 11-12 year old students to the most elementary laws of electricity (such as, e.g. a simple electrical circuit, simple switches, electrical loads, series and parallel circuits of electrical loads and batteries) by the means of simple experiments. There is a co...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:33:20 PDT
Deadmau5 | Steampunk Version http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Deadmau5-Steampunk-Helmet-Google-Sketchup-In-Pr/
Deadmau5 | Steampunk Version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/EFAK/HTVDYBL3/FLZEFAKHTVDYBL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/EFAK/HTVDYBL3/FLZEFAKHTVDYBL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/EFAK/HTVDYBL3/FLZEFAKHTVDYBL3.SMALL.jpg gears2kill I thought it was quite interesting the different designs people have come out with on Instagram for Deadmau5 helmets but especially Davstr85. They come out with designs all the time and build them for people. But it seems this deadmau5 steampunk design was drawn out but never made. It looked so co...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:55:39 PDT
Google Sketchup Sandbox Plugin http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Sketchup-Sandbox-Plugin/
Google Sketchup Sandbox Plugin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/GSKC/HTNO6VN8/FP1GSKCHTNO6VN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/GSKC/HTNO6VN8/FP1GSKCHTNO6VN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP1/GSKC/HTNO6VN8/FP1GSKCHTNO6VN8.SMALL.jpg DanielWaring I'll just quickly show how to activate your Sandbox Plugin for GS. This is a really neat little plugin that allows you to do a lot of extra stuff you never thought possible on a basic architecture program. It comes pre installed but needs activation. It will allow you to form contours for many thing...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 04:39:54 PDT
Photoshop: Water Droplets http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-Water-Droplets/
Photoshop: Water Droplets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YSKT/HTIWDI5O/FS0YSKTHTIWDI5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YSKT/HTIWDI5O/FS0YSKTHTIWDI5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/YSKT/HTIWDI5O/FS0YSKTHTIWDI5O.SMALL.jpg Dr3w99Dr3w I will be taking you through, Step-by-Step, a tutorial on how to create water-droplets on an image of your choice using Photoshop! The Image in this step in the final product I ended up with. Enjoy! Find an Image First, you will need to find an image that you are looking to add the water effect t...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 17:21:31 PDT
Design Mobile Apps using this Prototyping Whiteboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Mobile-Prototyping-Whiteboard/
Design Mobile Apps using this Prototyping Whiteboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OLVC/HTB0WJX9/FJWOLVCHTB0WJX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OLVC/HTB0WJX9/FJWOLVCHTB0WJX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OLVC/HTB0WJX9/FJWOLVCHTB0WJX9.SMALL.jpg drewSaysGoVeg Have a mobile app idea? Take your idea to the next step by drawing out the various screens. This kind of low-fi prototyping can help you refine your idea without even needing to write code or design anything. I made one of these for my Code for America fellowship team. For this instructable you'...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:59:38 PDT
Easy Aircraft Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-65/
Easy Aircraft Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OVPT/HT5YM4SI/FBHOVPTHT5YM4SI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OVPT/HT5YM4SI/FBHOVPTHT5YM4SI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBH/OVPT/HT5YM4SI/FBHOVPTHT5YM4SI.SMALL.jpg FlyBoy38L Hey Guys, My friends at Dual Design R/C and I wanted to give you all open ended step-by-step instructions on how to design a basic airplane with a large degree of artistic freedom and easy mathematics! You will need to watch the units you use! No crazy engineering needed here. I'll be using an exam...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:23:49 PDT
How to Install Custom Fonts in the TechShop Computer Lab http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Install-Custom-Fonts-in-the-TechShop-Comput/
How to Install Custom Fonts in the TechShop Computer Lab - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y9BL/HSVGFKKY/FR7Y9BLHSVGFKKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y9BL/HSVGFKKY/FR7Y9BLHSVGFKKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/Y9BL/HSVGFKKY/FR7Y9BLHSVGFKKY.SMALL.jpg trev25 The computers at TechShop come loaded with a number of fonts that should be perfectly adequate for a number of purposes. But what happens when you would like to use one of the thousands of fonts that aren't installed? If you've tried to install a font using the regular Windows method at TechShop, y...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:00:23 PDT
How to Make a Wheel Speed Detector by Using a Light Sensor. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-wheel-speed-detector/
How to Make a Wheel Speed Detector by Using a Light Sensor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXZ/349V/HSRZOY1X/FXZ349VHSRZOY1X.SMALL.jpg Makerworks How this work? As we know the light reflection effects are different in objects. Some bright stuff (white paper, foil, and aluminum stuff) have much better reflection rate than a dark black rubber tire. Therefore, in same condition, if we use a light sensor to test the light reflection value on a f...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:20:07 PDT
Hack Hill Climb Racing using IFile (Jailbreak Required) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-Hill-Climb-Racing-using-IFile-Jailbreak-Requi/
Hack Hill Climb Racing using IFile (Jailbreak Required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/O6WX/HSM530YJ/FR8O6WXHSM530YJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/O6WX/HSM530YJ/FR8O6WXHSM530YJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/O6WX/HSM530YJ/FR8O6WXHSM530YJ.SMALL.jpg Ayush Sharma Locating The App Folder Open IFile1) Go to /var2) Then Go to /var/mobile/Applications3) Search for "Hill Climb" and open it.4) Now Open "Hill Climb Racing.app" Searching For The Required File 5) Now Search for "Car.png" File6) Design your own car in Photoshop and Name it "Car.png" 7) Replace ...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:02:04 PDT
How to make a three wheels vehicle [robot chassis] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-three-wheels-vehicle-robot-chassis/
How to make a three wheels vehicle [robot chassis] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWW/1O98/HSGRT82D/FWW1O98HSGRT82D.SMALL.jpg wyw0424 Project Introduction: I am using Makeblock stuff to make a three wheels drive vehicle. I think this 3WD vehicle can be used as your robot chassis. It is very straight forward and you can easily pick it up from the insturction illustrated in my pictures. Let me show you what I have done. You can wri...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 22:44:12 PST
How to make an Architectural Model by hands? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Architectural-Model-by-hands/
How to make an Architectural Model by hands? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/B256/HRWN6FZS/FC1B256HRWN6FZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/B256/HRWN6FZS/FC1B256HRWN6FZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/B256/HRWN6FZS/FC1B256HRWN6FZS.SMALL.jpg cenhiroshi Nowadays, many of 3D modeling software such as Rebit and Google Sketch Up make our design process not only faster and easier, but also accomplish some complicated works. Using a lazer cutter may create perfect edges and curves, and it makes model look neat and exact. However, if you are beginner, ...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:30:16 PST
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-hydrographic-design-for-3D-printing/
Custom hydrographic design for 3D printing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/6NNZ/HS1RS7G3/FO06NNZHS1RS7G3.SMALL.jpg le FabShop Last month, Bertier Luyt, (president of le FabShop) discovered the existence of the hydrographic technology, with this viral video on Youtube. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iP7BKHU4WUc This video showing a man dip coating his hand with a carbon pattern can be quite impressive for someone who neve...
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 05:19:15 PST
Learning Sequential Logic Design for a Digital Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Clock-Sequential-Logic-Design/
Learning Sequential Logic Design for a Digital Clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/W65T/HS1RSQ9F/FVXW65THS1RSQ9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/W65T/HS1RSQ9F/FVXW65THS1RSQ9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/W65T/HS1RSQ9F/FVXW65THS1RSQ9F.SMALL.jpg hp07 This instructable is for two purposes 1) to understand and learn the fundamentals of sequential logic 2) use that knowledge to create a digital clock. Digital clocks have been built by countless electronics hobbyists over the world. So why have I chosen to implement that? Well usually clock cir...
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 10:59:18 PST
Design an Ear Bud Holder Using Autodesk 123D Design http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-an-Ear-Bud-Holder-Using-Autodesk-123D-Desig/
Design an Ear Bud Holder Using Autodesk 123D Design - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/A7O5/HQ6WF0N7/FVXA7O5HQ6WF0N7.SMALL.jpg nicalbert Ever lose time out of your day trying unravel tangled cables? You’re definitely not alone. In this tutorial, we’ll walk through the design for a simple tool that can be used to store your ear buds, and to prevent the frustration that comes along with knotty cords. If you’re a teacher, encouraging s...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:25:35 PST
Design a USB Pen using Autodesk Inventor http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-a-USB-Pen-using-Autodesk-Inventor/
Design a USB Pen using Autodesk Inventor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/HNSX/HQ6SOJSV/F8VHNSXHQ6SOJSV.SMALL.jpg nicalbert In this tutorial, we’ll walk through how to design a custom USB pen drive fit for 3D printing. If you’re a teacher, encouraging students to design objects with real world application is a great way to engage their creativity, as well as push them to think critically and use design skills. Challenge...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:55:09 PST