Instructables: exploring - technology - design http://www.instructables.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:49:10 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV http://www.instructables.com/id/Sea-Sampler-Midwater-Plankton-Tow-for-OpenROV/
Sea Sampler: Midwater Plankton Tow for OpenROV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/W8KC/I7QPQJIV/F6XW8KCI7QPQJIV.SMALL.jpg ahankowski Dive. Sample. Share.We know more about outer space than we do about the oceans on our own little planet--and funding for ocean research is dwindling. Our midwater plankton tow is a low-cost, customizable tool for researchers, students and citizen scientists to gather samples with an OpenROV. Our oce...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:03:52 PDT
Arduino Tri-Toed Biped http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tri-Toed-Biped/
Arduino Tri-Toed Biped - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/S3QE/I7NL4LHJ/FA3S3QEI7NL4LHJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/S3QE/I7NL4LHJ/FA3S3QEI7NL4LHJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA3/S3QE/I7NL4LHJ/FA3S3QEI7NL4LHJ.SMALL.jpg leadzeplin This instructable will teach you how to make an awesome three toed biped. This robot is powered by the Arduino micro-controller. You may be asking why a three toed biped? Well this foot allows the robot to rest on the outer toe when its opposite leg is lifted, stabilizing the robot. This instructabl...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:12:56 PDT
Easy Wooden Speaker Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Wooden-Speaker-Dock/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:17:51 PDT
3D printed bookmark http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-bookmark/
3D printed bookmark - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT6/9MO7/I7D5YLU6/FT69MO7I7D5YLU6.SMALL.jpg madasudesign This collectable is to work through how I 3D printed my 'BOOK' bookmark. This is a simple bookmark made out of the word 'BOOK' although I have done the same bookmark with names and multiple lines of text. The cylinder at the top of the bookmark keeps the bookmark in place while it is in the book, ...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:15:49 PDT
SHARKCHAIR: Modular Interlocking Furniture Design http://www.instructables.com/id/SHARKCHAIR-Modular-Interlocking-Furniture-Design/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:11:06 PDT
Make Your Own Design w/ DIY LED Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Design-w-DIY-LED-Lighting/
Make Your Own Design w/ DIY LED Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/VPRL/I6YY0D67/F4LVPRLI6YY0D67.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar Make your own design with DIY Lighting LED bulbs using basic parts from the home improvement store! This is an inexpensive and flexible way to create bright lighting that fits your space, no matter whether you design it for your shop or your home.Please ask a professional before attempting any elect...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:36:07 PDT
How to Write in 3D http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Write-in-3D/
How to Write in 3D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/7Q4S/I6YXTKFA/FE77Q4SI6YXTKFA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/7Q4S/I6YXTKFA/FE77Q4SI6YXTKFA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/7Q4S/I6YXTKFA/FE77Q4SI6YXTKFA.SMALL.jpg smolnár1 The 3D printing is cool, but very expensive. I'm going to show you the secret of 3D writing. It's pretty cool. The secret This is the cubic english alphabet. To write in 3D, you going to draw only the left and the upper side of the fonts. Alphabet in 3D Draw only the left and the upper side ...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 13:39:10 PDT
Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013 Basic Wine Glass Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Autodesk-Inventor-Professional-2013-Basic-Wine-Gla/
Autodesk Inventor Professional 2013 Basic Wine Glass Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/17E8/I6NICK05/FIU17E8I6NICK05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/17E8/I6NICK05/FIU17E8I6NICK05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/17E8/I6NICK05/FIU17E8I6NICK05.SMALL.jpg didexo I'd like to start off by saying that this program is a design software to virtually created different models of your choosing. This program contains many different tools to help you create any object you can probably think of. In this tutorial I'll cover how to create a simple wine glass that I have...
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:08:31 PST
Experiment: Design with silkworms http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiment-Designing-with-silkworms/
Experiment: Design with silkworms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3VAB/I6HSKL8J/FHY3VABI6HSKL8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3VAB/I6HSKL8J/FHY3VABI6HSKL8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/3VAB/I6HSKL8J/FHY3VABI6HSKL8J.SMALL.jpg wgpatrick Are you interested in raising & experimenting with silk worms? This instructable is for you! As a part of my graduate school research I had a chance to experiment with raising and creating fabric with silk worms. Silk used in design:Silkworms are the oldest domesticated insect and have been a sourc...
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:32:19 PST
Architecture Modeling http://www.instructables.com/id/Architecture-Models/
Architecture Modeling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RI11/I6NI5OUW/FX0RI11I6NI5OUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RI11/I6NI5OUW/FX0RI11I6NI5OUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX0/RI11/I6NI5OUW/FX0RI11I6NI5OUW.SMALL.jpg iver1290 M.Arch Thesis Project. Sustainable Hedonism: Re-hydrating Vegas
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:58:45 PST
Hydroponic Smart Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydroponic-Smart-Garden/
Hydroponic Smart Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/03OJ/I6A7N6TR/F6803OJI6A7N6TR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/03OJ/I6A7N6TR/F6803OJI6A7N6TR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/03OJ/I6A7N6TR/F6803OJI6A7N6TR.SMALL.jpg zacharyianhoward ERB, the hydroponic smart garden, is a product designed to continue educating and engaging people with their food. Rapid Protoype Initially prototyped in foam core, this model helped get feedback from users about basic aesthetic appearance. Electronic Protoyping So many circuit boards.! Thank...
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 02:46:40 PST
Creating and Testing Lift With a Homemade Wind Tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-and-Testing-Lift-With-a-Homemade-Wind-Tun/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 21:18:43 PST
How To Export Canva To PDF http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Export-Canva-To-PDF/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:45:43 PST
How To Use Canva In The Classroom http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-Canva-In-The-Classroom/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:42:48 PST
How To Pick Fonts For Your Project Using Canva http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Pair-Fonts-With-Canva/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 15:49:28 PST
AutoDesk Inventor Sheet Metal EX2 Coolant Basin http://www.instructables.com/id/AutoDesk-Inventor-Sheet-Metal-EX2-Coolant-Basin/
AutoDesk Inventor Sheet Metal EX2 Coolant Basin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AG7C/I5TI3DVO/FKRAG7CI5TI3DVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AG7C/I5TI3DVO/FKRAG7CI5TI3DVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKR/AG7C/I5TI3DVO/FKRAG7CI5TI3DVO.SMALL.jpg JeremyBraithwaite This exercise will introduce you to AutoDesk Inventors Basic Sheet Metal tools such as; Face, Flange and Custom Corners. Create a 2D Sketch on the XZ Plane Create a new 2D Sketch on the XZ Plane. Create the fully constrained 2D geometry using the dimensions given in the figure and appropriate G...
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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 10:24:57 PST
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling http://www.instructables.com/id/Liminal-Mass-3D-Printed-Ceiling/
Liminal Mass: 3D Printed Ceiling - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/K6VD/I55MV6FA/F3CK6VDI55MV6FA.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Liminal MassLiminal Mass is a graft within ceiling architecture in a coastal house: a long, narrow piece suspended within the a ceiling annex. Responsive to the environment, the surface’s reflective properties will change throughout the day, alternating between opacity and translucency. Lighting com...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:48:48 PST
Wooden Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Radio/
Wooden Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/8CK3/I50X6ZW3/FUZ8CK3I50X6ZW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/8CK3/I50X6ZW3/FUZ8CK3I50X6ZW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/8CK3/I50X6ZW3/FUZ8CK3I50X6ZW3.SMALL.jpg helmuel A Radio, which can be positioned and used in two ways. On the one side as a sculpture and on the other sideas a radio.Discovering and understanding are two typical human acts which belong to the development and education in life. Men are curiously striving for knowledge and if they don‘t find any so...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:27:19 PST
Me han robado el sol http://www.instructables.com/id/Me-han-robado-el-sol/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 06:41:00 PST
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-Low-Cost-3D-Printable-3D-Printer-Plotter/
Extremely Low Cost 3D Printable 3D Printer / Plotter / CNC Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/B5SH/I4SCRBT2/FJKB5SHI4SCRBT2.SMALL.jpg wootin24 In this Instructable I will talk about how to build a basic three axis CNC machine. the machine itself relies on easy to find parts and the mechanical parts are all 3D printed. all of the 3D printed parts are designed by me and the files are provided, though they may need to be slightly modified de...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 18:38:08 PST
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian http://www.instructables.com/id/Your-Brain-on-Pier-9-CNC-Milled-Corian/
Your Brain on Pier 9: CNC Milled Corian - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/16UE/I4T1ZM1V/F7616UEI4T1ZM1V.SMALL.jpg syedrezaali Towards the end of my residency at Autodesk / Instructables @ Pier 9 I got inspired to create a piece about the residency at the pier and how it affected me. If you haven't heard of the Artist-Rn-Residency Program at Pier 9, check out this video that summarizes what it's all about! When I started th...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:06:49 PST
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex http://www.instructables.com/id/From-IDEA-to-PRODUCTION-Cryptex/
From IDEA to PRODUCTION - Cryptex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/E2HX/I5MD7HXZ/FL2E2HXI5MD7HXZ.SMALL.jpg JABA 3D This Instructable is to illustrate the process of taking a concept through design and prototyping all the way to small scale home production. We have chosen a Cryptex to illustrate this process. There are several Cryptex designs on this site already, but we want to take the idea past just the design...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:55:48 PST
Generative 3D Voronoi Puzzles http://www.instructables.com/id/Generative-3D-Voronoi-Puzzle/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:04:18 PST
3D Printed BMW Roundel http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-BMW-Roundel/
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 09:16:22 PST
Multifunctional Egg Cup http://www.instructables.com/id/Multifunctional-Egg-Cup/
Multifunctional Egg Cup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/73FO/I4ID85KU/FGF73FOI4ID85KU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/73FO/I4ID85KU/FGF73FOI4ID85KU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/73FO/I4ID85KU/FGF73FOI4ID85KU.SMALL.jpg jl154846 In this 'Instructable' I will show you the method of how to make your very own multifunctional egg cup. Are you tired of having to hold your chocolate Easter egg when trying to brake into it? If yes, then fear no more as you can now make an egg cup that can hold your boiled egg for breakfast and you...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2015 06:27:45 PST
Micoscapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Micoscapes/
Micoscapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YYMC/I4CN0FBF/FVVYYMCI4CN0FBF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YYMC/I4CN0FBF/FVVYYMCI4CN0FBF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/YYMC/I4CN0FBF/FVVYYMCI4CN0FBF.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio Microscapes is an investigation into the creation of forms that blur the line between natural/unnatural forms and challenge the divide between digital and physical craft. We see fractals all around us from plant cells, to growth patterns, to man made geometries. One of the most interesting things ab...
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Fri, 2 Jan 2015 17:06:23 PST
Projection mapping http://www.instructables.com/id/Projection-mapping/
Projection mapping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/25N5/I48COHET/FVJ25N5I48COHET.SMALL.jpg Pushan Panda Welcome to my projection mapping tutorial!There's a lot of material on the web showcasing this technique, but how one creates this effect remains elusive at best. So many people have made detailed tutorials but i feel they don't apply it in their work, and that's why my approach to explaining this t...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 09:15:18 PST
Solids of a constant width with AutoCAD http://www.instructables.com/id/Solids-of-a-constant-width-with-AutoCAD/
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 04:23:27 PST
Cardboard electric plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-electric-plane/
Cardboard electric plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/TDAC/I441V5WP/F63TDACI441V5WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/TDAC/I441V5WP/F63TDACI441V5WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F63/TDAC/I441V5WP/F63TDACI441V5WP.SMALL.jpg pratik pande Best ever plane that flies neatly.It is propelled by CD propeller.Supply of electricity is from battery. Making of propeller Take a CD cut it as shown in picture.Take a candle and by using its heat bend the four blade.The attach CD holder to it. Making wing Nothing hard to do but just be sure...
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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 04:27:32 PST
Manual Motion Study http://www.instructables.com/id/Manual-Motion-Study/
Manual Motion Study - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/4DM1/I3VHV7XJ/FWL4DM1I3VHV7XJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/4DM1/I3VHV7XJ/FWL4DM1I3VHV7XJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWL/4DM1/I3VHV7XJ/FWL4DM1I3VHV7XJ.SMALL.gif smithallen_studio As part of our Motus Project we needed a way to track everyone that moved through the lobby at Autodesk Pier 9 in a day. We experimented with Kinect style tracking, and TSPS but in the end we found the easiest way was a straight up manual motion study. Compaired to hours/days of code tweaking this...
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:24:15 PST
Strata Bench / Design / Part 1 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Design-Part-1-of-3/
Strata Bench / Design / Part 1 of 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/VVVB/I3THHPDM/F3YVVVBI3THHPDM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/VVVB/I3THHPDM/F3YVVVBI3THHPDM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/VVVB/I3THHPDM/F3YVVVBI3THHPDM.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio This project is an exploration into form and workflows - a combination of using manual hand skills, computer aided design (CAD), and digital fabrication - to create a sculptural and functional bench made from stacked and carved plywood. My sculptures are typically fairly complex and organically shap...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:42:40 PST
Infinity Mirror Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinity-Mirror-Table/
Infinity Mirror Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/U5HB/I3PK2ZU5/FEDU5HBI3PK2ZU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/U5HB/I3PK2ZU5/FEDU5HBI3PK2ZU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/U5HB/I3PK2ZU5/FEDU5HBI3PK2ZU5.SMALL.jpg Lou VTR This tutorial will teach you how to make an Infinity Mirror Table. This table will light up objects that are placed on it, giving you a beautiful backdrop for your objects, but also force you to clean everything up before you leave the room, because the light will only goes off ones there is nothing...
By: Lou VTR

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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:49:57 PST
PCB Design Using EAGLE CAD http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-Design-Using-EAGLE-CAD/
PCB Design Using EAGLE CAD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/SWV9/I3S5LXMW/FR2SWV9I3S5LXMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/SWV9/I3S5LXMW/FR2SWV9I3S5LXMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/SWV9/I3S5LXMW/FR2SWV9I3S5LXMW.SMALL.jpg zentoolworks Introduction: The objective of this project is to show how to design and create Arduino shields for many different applications using CadSoft's EAGLE software. We can then either ship off the designs to a company to mill them out or upload the designs using PCB-Gcode into our table...
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:40:40 PST
Terra Spider: Autonomous Remediation Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Terra-Spider-Autonomous-Remediation-Robot/
Terra Spider: Autonomous Remediation Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/D8SE/I3H5MQCP/FXID8SEI3H5MQCP.SMALL.jpg m_vanness This project was designed and built by students in the Architecture program at the California College of the Arts; Manali Chitre (MAAD), Anh Vu (BArch), and Mallory Van Ness (MArch). The studio course was called Creative Architecture Machines (Fall 2014) and was taught by Jason Kelly Johnson and Mic...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:46:28 PST
Sound Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Steps/
Sound Steps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1GKZ/I3H4X84V/F6X1GKZI3H4X84V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1GKZ/I3H4X84V/F6X1GKZI3H4X84V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6X/1GKZ/I3H4X84V/F6X1GKZI3H4X84V.SMALL.jpg edenlew Sound Steps is an audio installation designed by Chelsea Stewart and Eden Lew at the School of Visual Arts Products of Design MFA program. In their Making Studio under the guidance of Becky Stern, they explored the use of arduinos in rapid prototyping of new product interactions. Inspired from thei...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:24:27 PST
The BUBBLER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BUBBLER/
The BUBBLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/15AP/I3H7DT9I/FMV15API3H7DT9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/15AP/I3H7DT9I/FMV15API3H7DT9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/15AP/I3H7DT9I/FMV15API3H7DT9I.SMALL.jpg charlotte.chieco This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com). My engineering design project is a bubble machine, however not your typical bubble machine that could be purchased at your local Wal-Mart. The “Bu...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:40:13 PST
Getting Started with Autodesk Fusion 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Autodesk-Fusion-360-361/
Getting Started with Autodesk Fusion 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/48S7/I3BHATV1/FWJ48S7I3BHATV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/48S7/I3BHATV1/FWJ48S7I3BHATV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/48S7/I3BHATV1/FWJ48S7I3BHATV1.SMALL.jpg lithouse Recently, I've been playing with Autodesk Fusion 360 to design some 3D parts. Following Autodesk's step-by-step guide, I will design a light lamp. This is part 1 of a 3 part series where I design the base of the lamp. The next two parts will be available soon. So let's get started. Tools Autode...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 23:00:24 PST
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. http://www.instructables.com/id/Robot-Pincer-from-Software-installation-printing/
Print a Robot Pincer, from Software Installation - ordering a print. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/4HY1/I36LGL3H/F5F4HY1I36LGL3H.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome So you want to get into making cool stuff with 3D printing but you don’t know how to start? Then hopefully this little tutorial will help you get going. If you just came for the STL files feel free, the link is below. Although I have used "TinkerCAD" in the past, I wanted something that had a bit ...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:08:27 PST
Interactive box with logo http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-box-with-logo/
Interactive box with logo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/9A4K/I327GNA0/FM29A4KI327GNA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/9A4K/I327GNA0/FM29A4KI327GNA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/9A4K/I327GNA0/FM29A4KI327GNA0.SMALL.jpg katrin.zhurkina Plastic box with logo which will change the color by using web page Idea Create your idea! Materials Buy everything what you need: plastic or wooden material for box, create logo, buy Sparkfun RedBoard, Adafruit NeoPixel Stick RGB LED, wires, cable ( to connect art board with computer) Plan ...
By: katrin.zhurkina

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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 12:07:33 PST
3d Print Modified Legos + k'nex http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-screw-connector-piece/
3d Print Modified Legos + k'nex - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Y8FO/I327MGKJ/FWNY8FOI327MGKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Y8FO/I327MGKJ/FWNY8FOI327MGKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/Y8FO/I327MGKJ/FWNY8FOI327MGKJ.SMALL.jpg little.g.ban Lego Screw Holes. An Examination into the foundations of every builder's favorite toy.Trust me. Some of the most simple things are good.Why should legos be limited simply as toys? Why can't you build on your ceilings and walls? The iconic blocks have been used in household floors everywhere for 80...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:28:06 PST
3d Modeling Swords http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-Modeling-Swords/
3d Modeling Swords - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/4OLL/I31C4L73/FC84OLLI31C4L73.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/4OLL/I31C4L73/FC84OLLI31C4L73.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/4OLL/I31C4L73/FC84OLLI31C4L73.SMALL.jpg little.g.ban Hi there! This instructable was created to provide you a basic understanding of modeling in sculptris! In order to do this we will be creating: A Sword! In case if you don't yet have it: Here's a download link to sculptris. Feel free to leave any comments or questions! When complete you will be abl...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:14:11 PST
3d Model Winter Mario http://www.instructables.com/id/Winter-Mario-An-original-take-off-sculpting-mario/
3d Model Winter Mario - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/Y8T2/I2TR0ZRR/FMRY8T2I2TR0ZRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/Y8T2/I2TR0ZRR/FMRY8T2I2TR0ZRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMR/Y8T2/I2TR0ZRR/FMRY8T2I2TR0ZRR.SMALL.jpg little.g.ban Overview This tutorial will be brief. This project assumes you have sculptris downloaded onto your computer. The installation instruction is fairly straightforward. If you instead want a 3d printable 2d image (an extruded 2d image) I suggest viewing my other instructable, or using Project CharmR. If...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 17:00:31 PST
Useful Gestures - sculpture series http://www.instructables.com/id/Useful-Gestures-sculpture-series/
Useful Gestures - sculpture series - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/2PLY/I2N6NU4H/F2G2PLYI2N6NU4H.SMALL.jpg xbremer Useful gestures was inspired by the Marshall McLuhan quote, “We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us.” This series of sculptures explores human tool-making from the earliest, primitive material extensions of our bodies to the highly complex, computer-controlled data-verse we live in tod...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:24:37 PST
How to Make 3d printable Art http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-3d-Art-Of-The-Eleventh-doctor-or-ANYTHING-Y/
How to Make 3d printable Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/FYO1/I2I4CNUG/FFXFYO1I2I4CNUG.SMALL.jpg little.g.ban Hello there and welcome to my first instructable! This instructable is intended to deliver an understanding of creating 3d art from a 2d image in autodesk inventor fusion. If you are a student you can get the software and any other educational autodesk software here. Remember this is the educational...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:20:17 PST
The White House in Winter http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-2017/
The White House in Winter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/9FC0/I2BRBLKE/F4Q9FC0I2BRBLKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/9FC0/I2BRBLKE/F4Q9FC0I2BRBLKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/9FC0/I2BRBLKE/F4Q9FC0I2BRBLKE.SMALL.jpg sgreisdorf This ornament depicts the White House enveloped in the snowflakes of winter. I took inspiration from the typical circular design of ornaments. I then added my own design of the White House as well as snowflakes for decoration! Software I used Tinkercad to design my ornament. www.tinkercad.com...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:09:40 PST
Star http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-2013/
Star - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/43OJ/I28WAAW3/FZ743OJI28WAAW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/43OJ/I28WAAW3/FZ743OJI28WAAW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/43OJ/I28WAAW3/FZ743OJI28WAAW3.SMALL.jpg keane.ryan05 Star Ornament
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:15:39 PST
Make Waterproof Prototypes [From Sheet Correx] http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Waterproof-Prototypes-From-Sheet-Correx/
Make Waterproof Prototypes [From Sheet Correx] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/WTQD/I2AQWILV/FDSWTQDI2AQWILV.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude This Instructable will show you how to make lightweight, waterproof models for Correx (which is like Corrugated Cardboard, but made from Plastic), you might have seen it used to make 'For Sale' signs, etc. There are many product made from Correx (like Folio Cases, etc) but these typically require sp...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:28:41 PST
Sleigh on the White House http://www.instructables.com/id/White-House-Ornament-Design-Challenge/
Sleigh on the White House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL1/D0MX/I28WCEIM/FL1D0MXI28WCEIM.SMALL.jpg shanek21 This Instructable will detail how to print out an ornamental decoration for the holiday season! Model the Ornament in 3D To begin printing your own ornament you need to first have a 3D model of the design that you like. For this step you can either create a custom design of your own (for my desig...
By: shanek21

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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 23:30:29 PST
Simple Phone Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Phone-Stand-1/
Simple Phone Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/V7AL/I2BR4BT7/F9AV7ALI2BR4BT7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/V7AL/I2BR4BT7/F9AV7ALI2BR4BT7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/V7AL/I2BR4BT7/F9AV7ALI2BR4BT7.SMALL.jpg ShovonA I could never multitask while using my phone so I came up with a simple solution. I made my self a phone stand. Its simple, easy to make and wont cost you any money. this is the view from one of the sides and the gap at the far end is This is the basic shape of the design and its not very ...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 06:43:24 PST
Ornament Design Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/Ornament-Design-Challenge/
Ornament Design Challenge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/0QSX/I24M1TZE/F840QSXI24M1TZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/0QSX/I24M1TZE/F840QSXI24M1TZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/0QSX/I24M1TZE/F840QSXI24M1TZE.SMALL.jpg Sam Gall There are two main things that inspire me during the holiday season. A tree has always been one of the major holiday traditions in my family. A beautiful, lush, decorated tree instantly makes me remember the wonderful many joyful holidays spent with family and friends. For me, a decorated tree is a ...
By: Sam Gall

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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 18:02:02 PST