Instructables: exploring - technology - diy - homemade - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 25 May 2016 04:09:03 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make Your Own Dimmable LED Workshop Lighting! (Extremely High Efficiency) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Dimmable-LED-Workshop-Lighting-Extre/
Make Your Own Dimmable LED Workshop Lighting! (Extremely High Efficiency) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/32VK/ILO2TFNB/FNF32VKILO2TFNB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/32VK/ILO2TFNB/FNF32VKILO2TFNB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/32VK/ILO2TFNB/FNF32VKILO2TFNB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In this Instructable, I'll show you how to make your own extremely efficient LED lighting for your workshop! We, Makers, Never have enough lighting on our worktable, So we need to buy lamps. But as makers, We don't buy things (And get ripped off...), We MAKE them! That's why I've decided to make my ...
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 08:54:57 PST
Vibration Sensor Homemade http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-Sensor-Homemade/
Vibration Sensor Homemade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/MTPV/ILJSHQWY/FJNMTPVILJSHQWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/MTPV/ILJSHQWY/FJNMTPVILJSHQWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/MTPV/ILJSHQWY/FJNMTPVILJSHQWY.SMALL.jpg ArifSae Used this sensor in this project. http://www.instructables.com/id/Jum-Jum-the-Jumping-Board/Edit: 10 Mar 2016: Found some tips for circuit to work better - Must check last part.Hello everyone. I am a graphic designer with a restless soul (my site http://www.inoace.com). I loved doing electronics...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 07:08:09 PST
Wireless motorcycle/bicycle helmet brake light ..very easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Motorcyclebicycle-Helmet-Brake-Light-very/
Wireless motorcycle/bicycle helmet brake light ..very easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/OO6C/IL5I0DWG/F5NOO6CIL5I0DWG.SMALL.jpg harshalpatil199529 Hello everyone,the main idea of this project is when i hit the motorcycle brake lever the led lights on the helmet or jacket light up making the rider more visible and hence safer on the streets.I didnt want the wires all dangling from the bike to the helmet so i made a wireless module. Things req...
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Sat, 27 Feb 2016 12:25:13 PST
Beats by Kate (DIY Headphones) http://www.instructables.com/id/Beats-by-Kate-DIY-Headphones/
Beats by Kate (DIY Headphones) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/6J0N/IKZQ5ZM5/FHM6J0NIKZQ5ZM5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/6J0N/IKZQ5ZM5/FHM6J0NIKZQ5ZM5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/6J0N/IKZQ5ZM5/FHM6J0NIKZQ5ZM5.SMALL.jpg kateelorenzo Materials roll of 28 AWG wire (at least 6 meters needed- two 3 meter long strands) can be bought at Home Depot, Lowe’s NEED 9 METERS IF USING THE WIRE AS CONNECTION INSTEAD OF ALLIGATOR CLIPS12 inches (or more) electrical tape can be bought at Home Depot, Lowe’s2 plasti...
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 23:46:28 PST
Fitted camera case from old tool case http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitted-Camera-Case-From-Old-Tool-Case/
Fitted camera case from old tool case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/73FH/IK75B2U1/FVJ73FHIK75B2U1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/73FH/IK75B2U1/FVJ73FHIK75B2U1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/73FH/IK75B2U1/FVJ73FHIK75B2U1.SMALL.jpg philslizzy I've got some pretty heavy camera gear that I want to go in a flight case. I bought some of that cubed foam but it was too soft to protect my camera and lenses and distorted pretty quick. I needed something firmer than the foam. I had considered upholstery foam but its messy to cut and not easy to g...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 12:03:01 PST
Gduino-No Programmer Required!! For 5$,Programs Multiple AVRs http://www.instructables.com/id/Gduino-No-Programmer-Required-for-5Programs-Multip/
Gduino-No Programmer Required!! For 5$,Programs Multiple AVRs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/GZVA/IJQO1JA3/F8ZGZVAIJQO1JA3.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 Arduino is familiar to anyone who loves to build tech.It is very common in project makers.But why 25$ For this board!! We can make our own!! In this instructable I am going to show you how to build an arduino at home that doesn't need any external programmers like USBASP or serial communicators.USBA...
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Sat, 23 Jan 2016 10:27:15 PST
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-Your-Old-DSLR-Into-a-Microscope-DSLR-Hacks-1/
Turn Your Old DSLR Into A Microscope! | DSLR Hacks #1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/TNRS/IJQNYPML/FKKTNRSIJQNYPML.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 Did you know you can use your SLR's zoom lens as a microscope? I didn't!My uncle gave me an old SLR film camera that he didn't need, Because he knows that I love taking electronic devices apart, I was really happy because I'd never taken apart a SLR camera! A couple minutes later, My 5 year old cous...
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Tue, 19 Jan 2016 03:04:49 PST
DIY Life-Size Phone Controlled BB8 Droid http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Life-Size-Phone-Controlled-BB8-Droid/
DIY Life-Size Phone Controlled BB8 Droid - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/ECRW/IJKEOJ5K/FLLECRWIJKEOJ5K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/ECRW/IJKEOJ5K/FLLECRWIJKEOJ5K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLL/ECRW/IJKEOJ5K/FLLECRWIJKEOJ5K.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Today, I'm going to teach you how to build a working, life-sized, phone-controlled Starwars BB-8 droid! In this tutorial, we are only going to use household materials and a little Arduino circuitry.`My Christmas Gift For Dad: One of my dad's hobby is being a toy collector (Hot Toys, Enterbay & Etc.....
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:47:24 PST
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-NOT-to-Make-an-Electroluminescent-Edison-Lamp-/
How (NOT!) To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp | Homemade EL "Coil" Nightlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/Q8YU/IJQNYPY5/F3MQ8YUIJQNYPY5.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In this instructable, I am going to show you How To Make An Electroluminescent Edison Lamp. Well, that, was what this Instructable was originally about. I thought of attaching EL Wire inside a mason jar at an up-and-down zigzag way, Which would make it look like a pretty awesome Edison Lamp! Though...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:42:21 PST
DIY Arduino Automatic Grow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Automatic-Grow-Box/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 10:02:20 PST
The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Laptop! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-Raspberry-Pi-Laptop/
The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Laptop! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/2LZW/IHS1OV8N/F0B2LZWIHS1OV8N.SMALL.jpg Andrew_48 I have been searching and looking around the varius raspberry pi laptops for quite some time now, almost 1 year! And I wanted to make my own! So here it is! I hope you guys like it! Ok lets begin!This raspberry pi laptop is made out of aluminum sheets. You dont need any special tools to make it work...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 07:08:49 PST
Simple LiDAR using the laser rangefinder Uni-T UT390b, Arduino and Turbo Pascal http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-LiDAR-using-the-laser-rangefinder-Uni-T-UT3/
Simple LiDAR using the laser rangefinder Uni-T UT390b, Arduino and Turbo Pascal - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ICW8/IGFELZNX/FNHICW8IGFELZNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ICW8/IGFELZNX/FNHICW8IGFELZNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/ICW8/IGFELZNX/FNHICW8IGFELZNX.SMALL.jpg stoppi71 Hello!Some days ago I bought a laser rangefinder (Uni-T UT390b, f.e. http://www.dx.com/de/p/uni-t-ut390b-45m-laser-dist...) to realise a simple LiDAR. The rangefinder has an accuracy of +/- 2mm and is able to measure distances up to 45m. This will be enough for my living room ;-)You'll also need:* A...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 03:34:27 PST
DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-X-Y-Z-Axis-Slide-CNC-for-Homemade-Wood-Metal-M/
DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill Lathe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/L2S8/IFPONI2U/F6PL2S8IFPONI2U.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY X Y Z Axis Slide CNC for Homemade Wood Metal Mini Mill LatheMore Step by Step Homemade Mini Lathe DIY Wood Milling CNC Router here:I tried to upgrade to X axis but wasn't happy with the results, so I decided to make a new X axis with aluminium alloy and Linear Motion Guide RailX axis raw materia...
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 07:03:25 PDT
Raspberry pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Laptop/
Raspberry pi Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/KTTR/IEFZX3U9/FMIKTTRIEFZX3U9.SMALL.jpg Kirand1 In this instructable I will show u how I built my raspberry laptop and subsequently you will learn how to build your own. I hope you enjoy this instructable.P.S if you liked this instructable please don't forget to vote for me in the raspberry pi competition.List of tools and parts + links ...
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Fri, 11 Sep 2015 17:47:45 PDT
3D Smartphone Hologram Beta Type http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Smartphone-Hologram-Beta-Type/
3D Smartphone Hologram Beta Type - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/FWKS/ID7UVD12/FWKFWKSID7UVD12.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/FWKS/ID7UVD12/FWKFWKSID7UVD12.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWK/FWKS/ID7UVD12/FWKFWKSID7UVD12.SMALL.jpg Gursimran Singh 425 You might have seen earlier instructables such as 3D projection pyramid they all contain the hologram design as pyramid.But in this tutorial I am going to shown you how to make a full screen covering 3 slide 3D projection this is clear and bright.See a video of it working :- Things Required To Mak...
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 05:39:22 PDT
Arduino Chess Clock - Multi-game Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Chess-Clock-Multi-game-Box/
Arduino Chess Clock - Multi-game Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/IONJ/ID4CR3LC/FLVIONJID4CR3LC.SMALL.jpg benhur.goncalves CHECK OUT MY OTHER PROJECTS Alarm Clock with Infrared and Bluetooth SpeakersArduino Pedometer Watch, With Temperature, Altitude and Compass!Hey folks! After making an Arduino smartwatch just last week, I received many complaints,or tips, to use a RTC (real-time clock) module. That's because the Ardu...
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Sun, 9 Aug 2015 06:24:24 PDT
Rig A Car Horn To Your Alarmclock! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-The-Worlds-Loudest-Alarmclock/
Rig A Car Horn To Your Alarmclock! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YBQ8/ID0POCWA/FLAYBQ8ID0POCWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YBQ8/ID0POCWA/FLAYBQ8ID0POCWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/YBQ8/ID0POCWA/FLAYBQ8ID0POCWA.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Tired of being late for something? Is your alarm clock not noisy enough? Why not rig a car horn to your alarm clock!? Here's a guide that will teach you how to do so. ~If you prefer watching videos. Here's a full video tutorial I made. Enjoy! Please do check my new YT channel: TechBuilderIf you l...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 20:33:55 PDT
5 Min USB LED Light http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Min-USB-LED-Light/
5 Min USB LED Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/3P8S/ICOXDFI9/FR23P8SICOXDFI9.SMALL.jpg ShakeTheFuture In this Instructable, I made a simple LED light than can be powered from a USB port.What do you need:1 x LED1 x 100 ohm Resistor1 x USB cable (it does not matter what cable as long as it has a USB plug)1x Ping-Pong BallHot glue Prepare the Plug I cut off the plug and stripped the cables.We need...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:15:47 PDT
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Turbine-Spray-Bottle/
DIY Turbine Spray Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR8/LS4P/ICG2CPEF/FR8LS4PICG2CPEF.SMALL.jpg ShiftyTips We have an extremly hot summer in my place so i had to figure out something which can cool us down.Here comes the result :) Watch the video!!! In this video i show you the most important steps of the making! #1 Sprinkle with water yourself is a good idea in a hot summer day but how can we impr...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:30:33 PDT
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-A-Smartphone-Projector/
Build A Smartphone Projector With A Shoebox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/UL5P/IBU59UML/FISUL5PIBU59UML.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Did you know you can turn an old shoebox and some office supplies into a Smartphone Projector? Yes you can! It is a fun, simple and easy physics experiment that you could do at home. Learn and observe how light .The project has been around the net for a long time, but here's a brief and detailed tut...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 00:36:35 PDT
HIFI Subwoofer for cinema and music http://www.instructables.com/id/HIFI-Subwoofer-for-cinema-and-music/
HIFI Subwoofer for cinema and music - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/DT96/IBRGACIR/FF0DT96IBRGACIR.SMALL.jpg philxter Welcome to my second instructable. In this instructable I'm going to show you how I built my subwoofer. I want you to use this instructable to come up with your own ideas, for brainsurfing or to use this as a guide. Mostly I would like you to be innovative and creative when you're building your own!...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:02:02 PDT
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bluetooth-Speaker/
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/XTNC/IAJNYBFE/FN3XTNCIAJNYBFE.SMALL.jpg Constructed Hi, Welcome to my instructable!Today Ill teach you how to build a DIY Bluetooth speaker. Its extremely easy to make, and great for anyone learning electronics. The best part is you dont need any past experience with electronics! This project is great to practice your soldering skills (Mine clearly n...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:25:21 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
DIY phone cord reuse as ESD anti static wrist strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-cord-reuse-as-ESD-anti-static-wrist-strap/
DIY phone cord reuse as ESD anti static wrist strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/ZWTU/IAAG5M27/FCEZWTUIAAG5M27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/ZWTU/IAAG5M27/FCEZWTUIAAG5M27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/ZWTU/IAAG5M27/FCEZWTUIAAG5M27.SMALL.jpg chelseabun As an electrician, I know how ESD is a big problem for sensitive electronic components like ICs, PC mainboard, RAM, especially microchips ... The cost might be up to few thousands dollar to replace a damaged device, which is thing we want to avoid. Therefore I make 2 ESD wrist straps from old phone...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:58:40 PDT
DIY Printed Quadcopter Joystick and Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-quadcopter-joystick-and-frame/
DIY Printed Quadcopter Joystick and Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/1DE6/IA56Z0WH/FMZ1DE6IA56Z0WH.SMALL.jpg ivver Hi there,in this tutorial I'll show how I made quadcopter frame and joystick for controlling it. Currently I don't have software for it, jet, I'm developing this quadcopter in my free time so basically I'm taking baby steps.I'll be more oriented to hardware build rather then on software.Main goal o...
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Tue, 26 May 2015 11:51:53 PDT
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-3D-Printer-Filament-Extruder/
Homemade DIY 3D Printer Filament Extruder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/CE93/I9YBUIBE/FKACE93I9YBUIBE.SMALL.jpg cpriolo14 This is a basic tutorial for building your very own filament extruder for under $200! This machine creates 1.75 mm filament but can be changed to make 3 mm filament if needed. Please leave comments if you have any questions! Parts List Various lengths and types of wood for construction of the bas...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 23:10:27 PDT
30 Second Table Top Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/30-Second-Table-Top-Dolly/
30 Second Table Top Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F96/HYS5/I9WYRN6C/F96HYS5I9WYRN6C.SMALL.jpg Paige Russell If you're shooting a small-scale table top video, and want a cheap 'n easy* way to track horizontal movement, this 30 second table top dolly idea is a quick and (just a little bit) dirty way to get smooth tracking shots using things you probably already have in your kitchen. (Thanks to my co-brain ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 13:03:30 PDT
Arduino Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Thermometer-1/
Arduino Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/I744/I99R7EP7/FS0I744I99R7EP7.SMALL.jpg Constructed Its hot here in Los Angeles! Besides the massive drought California is in, Its not as cool around here lately. I wanted to build something to see just how hot it really was, and here it is!Read this instructable and Ill teach how you can turn just a few components you have into an accurate mini desk...
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Mon, 4 May 2015 20:50:55 PDT
Raspberry Ice Pie W 3DPrinting http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Ice-Pie-W-3DPrinting/
Raspberry Ice Pie W 3DPrinting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/TXFN/I8765IE6/F7ETXFNI8765IE6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/TXFN/I8765IE6/F7ETXFNI8765IE6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/TXFN/I8765IE6/F7ETXFNI8765IE6.SMALL.jpg yvan den bossche Raspberry Ice Pie (with 3D Printed Mold)Needed :Free software, this instructable A 3D printer or 3D Printing service icecream raspberry jam (we used fresh strawberries)2-3kiwi's a spatel a handmixer a freezer Sketchup & Meshmixer Download sketchup make. http://www.sketchup.com/download Downlo...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 14:53:47 PDT
The poor man's soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Poor-Mans-soldering-iron/
The poor man's soldering iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/QOEX/I6W2S2B7/FNPQOEXI6W2S2B7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/QOEX/I6W2S2B7/FNPQOEXI6W2S2B7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/QOEX/I6W2S2B7/FNPQOEXI6W2S2B7.SMALL.jpg Rubbish Raider Welcome to my first instructable! As said in the title, I will try to teach you how to build a simple soldering iron at little to no expense. "Why should I build a soldering iron instead of buying one?" Apart from the little cost of the project (most people can manage to assemble their soldering iro...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 09:25:56 PDT
DIY solar cell from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-solar-cell-from-scratch/
DIY solar cell from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/LK9I/I6NI9OZ8/FYYLK9II6NI9OZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/LK9I/I6NI9OZ8/FYYLK9II6NI9OZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/LK9I/I6NI9OZ8/FYYLK9II6NI9OZ8.SMALL.jpg akolk1 Hello! In this instructable I will be showing you how to create a solar cell! I must warn you, the end product does not have any esthetic appeal whatsoever and is far from an professionally produced solar cell, but it works! This instructable will cover everything from gathering materials to measuri...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:38:31 PST
Make an awesome clock from Sugru + Twigs http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-awesome-clock-from-Sugru-Twigs/
Make an awesome clock from Sugru + Twigs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/KIJT/I36LFPCN/FOZKIJTI36LFPCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/KIJT/I36LFPCN/FOZKIJTI36LFPCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/KIJT/I36LFPCN/FOZKIJTI36LFPCN.SMALL.gif projectsugru In the run up to Christmas break this year we're sharing a genius idea each a day, for 24 days! (kind of like an advent calendar) From ideas to get the house ready, to making awesome gifts and planning fun activities for the break, these ideas will help you make this the best Christmas ever.Check ba...
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 02:04:13 PST
DIY Small Bench Power Supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Bench-Power-Supply/
DIY Small Bench Power Supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/FJGI/I06J8GKY/FJGFJGII06J8GKY.SMALL.jpg newtonn2 This is a small bench power supply that I made some time ago, and because I was very busy I couldn't do the instructable for it. I do apologise for taking so long, I hope it was worth the wait :).After making my Mini Adjustable Power Supply I was very happy with it, but I was missing a more accurate...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:29 PDT
The Ultimate FM Transmitter (Long Range Spybug) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Ultimate-FM-Transmitter/
The Ultimate FM Transmitter (Long Range Spybug) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0PKQ/HXYG860M/FAC0PKQHXYG860M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0PKQ/HXYG860M/FAC0PKQHXYG860M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/0PKQ/HXYG860M/FAC0PKQHXYG860M.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Have you ever wanted to broadcast your own radio station within your neighborhood? Ever get curious on where people get those "Surveillance Bugs" from spy and action movies? This small and simple FM transmitter is the toy that geeks have always wanted.FM transmitters can be complicated to build, tha...
By: ASCAS

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:44:05 PDT
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Macro-Camera-for-FREE/
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Make your camera phone into a super macro camera for a cost next to nothing! Super easy to make with basic tools and stuff around the house.The phone used is Samsung Galaxy S2Things you will need:A good magnifying lens,2 screws and one springand if you want, a back cover (used or new)Tools needed:Sc...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:45:18 PDT
USB Oscilloscope with Signal generator http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Oscilloscope-with-Signal-generator/
USB Oscilloscope with Signal generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/J2AF/HN81Z5NQ/FI4J2AFHN81Z5NQ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hello, in this project I want to show you how to make an easy and cheap USB Oscilloscope. Specifications: Price: 20$ Frequency: 2-20000HZ Resolution: 16 Bit Voltage range:  +-7V / with probe +-70V Channels: 2 X-Y Mode Signal generator: Sine, Square, Triangular and Sawtooth 0-20000Hz Material list...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:11:32 PDT
Homemade liquid nitrogen generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-liquid-nitrogen-generator/
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Tue, 20 May 2014 13:20:29 PDT
Electricity Generating Footwear - Generate Electricity By Walking (Concept) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electricity-Generating-Footwear/
Electricity Generating Footwear - Generate Electricity By Walking (Concept) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/PGTV/HUU1E3OX/FYTPGTVHUU1E3OX.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Did you know that you can produce electricity by just walking? Here's a little science experiment that will show you a little secret on making insoles that can charge USB devices! The challenge is to make a slip-on insole that can produce enough electricity to charge batteries/ USB devices. Google...
By: ASCAS

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Mon, 5 May 2014 22:05:52 PDT
littleBits Sample Rotator http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Sample-Rotator/
littleBits Sample Rotator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/01WO/HQQLL298/F7V01WOHQQLL298.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/01WO/HQQLL298/F7V01WOHQQLL298.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/01WO/HQQLL298/F7V01WOHQQLL298.SMALL.jpg KRA5H In this Instructable I demonstrate how to build a sample rotator using Erector set parts and littleBits. The sample rotator, or media rotator "is a common piece of standard laboratory equipment that is used for continuous mixing of lab samples, for example for slowly reacting or dissolving component...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 08:16:31 PST
Homemade clay refrigerator - BEING ECOFRIENDLY ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-clay-refrigerator-BEING-ECOFRIENDLY-/
Homemade clay refrigerator - BEING ECOFRIENDLY ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/I66Z/HNXRU0S7/F67I66ZHNXRU0S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/I66Z/HNXRU0S7/F67I66ZHNXRU0S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/I66Z/HNXRU0S7/F67I66ZHNXRU0S7.SMALL.jpg Chitlange Sahas Hi, I am Sahas Chitlange , aging 14 , from India . Here's my new innovation on fridge from clay. Its very easy and cheap to build and very cheap. In india the cost is about  Rs. 300 only. The project's principle is based on evaporation. you can take this system for camping where you need a fridge to...
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Thu, 14 Nov 2013 05:23:48 PST
Water Powered Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-Powered-Flashlight/
Water Powered Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/41I0/HNE44KP3/FJI41I0HNE44KP3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/41I0/HNE44KP3/FJI41I0HNE44KP3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJI/41I0/HNE44KP3/FJI41I0HNE44KP3.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Batteries are too mainstream, let's make Water Powered ones! The DIY flashlight never runs out of batteries, water is all around us and will never run out. One of today's causes of pollution is the improper disposal of batteries containing heavy metals such as lead and mercury. The answer, using wat...
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:04:24 PDT
DIY Spring Reverb http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Spring-Reverb/
DIY Spring Reverb - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/M333/HIXCIBZY/FGGM333HIXCIBZY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/M333/HIXCIBZY/FGGM333HIXCIBZY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/M333/HIXCIBZY/FGGM333HIXCIBZY.SMALL.jpg markijzerman I recently spent some time at my parent's place. As I opened an old box I found one of those toy echo mics. This gave me the idea to build a small homemade spring reverb! But how does it SOUND!?!?! Glad you asked. Like this. (soundcloud link)     What You'll Need Stuff: - echo mic toy ...
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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 06:44:25 PDT
Homemade laser pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-laser-pointer/
Homemade laser pointer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KZ6S/HH2VNXNQ/F8RKZ6SHH2VNXNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KZ6S/HH2VNXNQ/F8RKZ6SHH2VNXNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/KZ6S/HH2VNXNQ/F8RKZ6SHH2VNXNQ.SMALL.jpg pinomelean Last week i purchased a laser pointer for my little brother, I told him to be careful with it. Two days later, he opened the laser and broke it, he was sad and i decided to make a new one. I started to look for instructables about laser pointers and there were laser drivers, laser burners, lase...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 15:11:55 PDT
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Polaroid-Swinger-Model-20-To-Canon-EF-DSLR-Len/
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SMALL.jpg G. M. Hello fellow DSLR D.I.Y'ers. I will share with you how I made a Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens. This lens will fit on any Canon EOS camera. So what do you get? Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens Non-focusable meniscus lens, Polaroid f17 100mm....
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Thu, 30 May 2013 12:29:24 PDT
PCB making guide http://www.instructables.com/id/PCB-making-guide/
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Sun, 12 May 2013 07:05:02 PDT
DIY Aluminum 3-AXIS CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Aluminum-3-AXIS-CNC-Router/
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 20:52:40 PDT
How to make a homemade pocket knife sharpener #2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-pocket-knife-sharpener-2/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 07:44:06 PDT
My Steampunk flash drive case http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Steampunk-flash-drive-case/
My Steampunk flash drive case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/PTMK/H0OJ1327/F5KPTMKH0OJ1327.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/PTMK/H0OJ1327/F5KPTMKH0OJ1327.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/PTMK/H0OJ1327/F5KPTMKH0OJ1327.SMALL.jpg BlueCollarMan This is a work in progress and i slapped it together in an hour or so. It is hardly as refined as i will make it. I have seen others similar on sites like etsy but they are very pricey. I do not yet have the usb installed in this case yet and have some finishing touches i want to add to it. I have ...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 13:59:42 PDT
Galileo 3D Printer RepRap http://www.instructables.com/id/Galileo-3D-Printer-RepRap/
Galileo 3D Printer RepRap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/BFL6/GXBJJ7LT/FGVBFL6GXBJJ7LT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/BFL6/GXBJJ7LT/FGVBFL6GXBJJ7LT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/BFL6/GXBJJ7LT/FGVBFL6GXBJJ7LT.SMALL.jpg lory90drsw The 3D printer Galileo is a 3d printer open source made by Team Kent's Strapper .It' s a derivated work from the model of the RepRap Prusa from which the movement of the axes X, Y, Z but have been substantial changes that have allowed achieve greater print area and a lower cost of implementations ...
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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 05:33:28 PST
CoreControl DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/CoreControl-DIY/
CoreControl DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMD/PJ09/GWLXEPP5/FMDPJ09GWLXEPP5.SMALL.jpg gyronictonic Designed by two Stanford professors, the Avacore Core Control is a heat extractor for the human body which will provide an athlete the ability to recover more quickly than natural methods such as sweating. An interesting product, but with a price tag of $3000, I doubt the the public will get their h...
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Tue, 27 Dec 2011 14:48:45 PST