Instructables: exploring - technology - electro http://www.instructables.com Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:21:28 PST BLOX v1.01 D.I.Y Grounding Plate http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Grounding-Plate/
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By: daniel.shroff.3

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 02:55:34 PST
Electromagnet make it stronger DIY quick & easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Elektromagnet-make-it-stronger-DIY-quick-easy/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:33:18 PDT
High Quality (and Safe) Nickel Plating http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Quality-and-safe-Nickel-Plating/
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 12:22:54 PDT
Electro shock device out of a 9V adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-shock-device-out-of-a-9V-adapter/
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 08:44:13 PDT
Steampunk Reverse Peltier Machine (aka The electro-mechanical room freshener) http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Reverse-Peltier-Machine-aka-The-electro/
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Sun, 28 Jul 2013 03:55:38 PDT
Music Box Circuit from 555-timer-circuits.com http://www.instructables.com/id/Music-Box-Circuit-from-555-timer-circuitscom/
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 22:34:41 PDT
(PART1) HOW TO MAKE AN AWSOME DIY ableton CONTROLLER http://www.instructables.com/id/PART1-HOW-TO-MAKE-AN-AWSOME-DIY-ableton-MIDI-CON/
(PART1) HOW TO MAKE AN AWSOME DIY ableton CONTROLLER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/2N80/H0OIVALN/F6F2N80H0OIVALN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/2N80/H0OIVALN/F6F2N80H0OIVALN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/2N80/H0OIVALN/F6F2N80H0OIVALN.SMALL.jpg mastermakoko     Hi,have you ever looked at some guy playing music through a computer by pressing buttons?And you say to your self... "i could make one of those fancy instruments myself",And you just start twinkering some stuff at your desk until you get them right?I did. First things first,That "instrument" is...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 07:17:11 PDT
EL Wire: Daisy Chaining Different Colors http://www.instructables.com/id/EL-Wire-Daisy-Chaining-Different-Colors/
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Tue, 20 Mar 2012 01:16:32 PDT
Strong Electromagnet From An Old Transformer http://www.instructables.com/id/Strong-Electromagnet-From-An-Old-Transformer/
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 21:57:10 PDT
Easy Electromagnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Electromagnet/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2011 10:11:16 PDT
Anti-gravity Chamber http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-gravity-Chamber/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/QS3B/GLL509V2/FN3QS3BGLL509V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/QS3B/GLL509V2/FN3QS3BGLL509V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN3/QS3B/GLL509V2/FN3QS3BGLL509V2.SMALL.jpg cypherxax This is my "Anti-gravity Chamber ". It has 64 electromagnets all focused at its center. All my friends think its the Ironman heart (Arc Reactor) which has some similarities. The Ironman heart did have an electromagnet inside but was mainly a power source. I'm building a new one that will have much m...
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Wed, 30 Mar 2011 00:41:55 PDT
Human Powered Night Train http://www.instructables.com/id/Human-Powered-Night-Train-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/5UPA/GKJF7LNC/FD55UPAGKJF7LNC.SMALL.jpg rggb This is a human powered parade float for a Christmas night parade. It was built by the Human Powered Vehicle Operators of Ottawa (HPVOoO) http://hpv.tricolour.net . More details can be found on http://hpv.tricolour.net/train.html .  The base platform is a human powered tandem recumbent tricycle towi...
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 09:01:29 PST
Very Simple Arduino Electric Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Simple-Arduino-Electric-Lock/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2009 20:35:59 PST
Electro Magnet http://www.instructables.com/id/Electro-Magnet/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2008 14:27:53 PST
Theft Prevention Device For Less than 10$ http://www.instructables.com/id/Theft-Prevention-Device-For-Less-than-10/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2008 10:14:37 PDT
Wireless Power http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Power/
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Sun, 8 Jul 2007 20:39:57 PDT
vintage wartime radio headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/vintage-wartime-radio-headphones/
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Sat, 23 Sep 2006 05:44:39 PDT